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Arsenal agree to sign Flamengo defender Pablo Mari on six-month loan Arsenal agree to sign Flamengo defender Pablo Mari on six-month loan
- Января 29, 2020

GloboSporte says Mari has already completed his medical tests so the deal is expected to be formally announced at some point today once the player arrives in London to put the finishing touches on the move. And while he never featured for the Cityzens' first-team, the Spaniard is understood to have a good relationship with Mikel Arteta, who was Pep Guardiola's assistant during the time. (more...)
Allen Iverson has $500000 worth of jewelry stolen Allen Iverson has $500000 worth of jewelry stolen
- Января 29, 2020

Philly police say at around 10:30 AM, officers responded to the Sofitel Hotel in downtown Philadelphia after a man allegedly jacked a backpack with the ice in it from the lobby. Anyone with information relating to the investigation is asked to contact the Central Detective Division of the Philadelphia Police Department at 215-686-3093 or dial 911. (more...)
Tottenham complete deal for Steven Bergwijn Tottenham complete deal for Steven Bergwijn
- Января 29, 2020

And on his new boss, he added: 'I have always looked up to a top coach like Mourinho. "You have to believe in yourself". When I play Federation Internationale de Football Association on the PlayStation, I nearly always choose a team from the Premier League. (more...)
Garbine Muguruza sets up Simona Halep semi-final clash at Australian Open Garbine Muguruza sets up Simona Halep semi-final clash at Australian Open
- Января 29, 2020

For Muguruza, a title tilt here would help her get closer to the top 10 - a place where many agree she belongs. "Sometimes you don't feel great but you fight and you stay there", Muguruza told Nine commentator Sam Smith after the match. She fired a warning that she will not let another opportunity slip, needing just 53 minutes to oust Kontaveit in a flawless display. "Definitely I had adapt to the circumstances. (more...)
Australian Open: Federer Roars Into Record 15th Quarter-Final Australian Open: Federer Roars Into Record 15th Quarter-Final
- Января 29, 2020

Both players won their respective fourth round matches and went through to the quarter-finals in Melbourne on Sunday. The six-time Australian Open victor, who was two points from defeat against John Millman in his previous round, looked rusty in the first set with Fucsovics breaking him in the seventh game to win the set. (more...)
Aston Villa heading to Wembley after dramatic Carabao Cup win over Leicester Aston Villa heading to Wembley after dramatic Carabao Cup win over Leicester
- Января 29, 2020

Villa have struggled in the Premier League and sit 16th in the table, two points above the relegation zone, but fought well against their third-placed opponents in both legs of the semi-final. Speaking in his pre-match press conference, Rodgers said : "He's in the squad". Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers was magnanimous in defeat and urged his players to use the heartbreaking loss as motivation for the future. (more...)
Navratilova, McEnroe hold protest at Margaret Court Arena over anti-gay comments Navratilova, McEnroe hold protest at Margaret Court Arena over anti-gay comments
- Января 29, 2020

Martina Navratilova hijacked a vacant umpire's chair to use the mic for addressing a small crowd, however, her microphone was cut off in between after she started speaking. "Nobody wants to take anything from their career or reduce it". Reacting quickly to the protest, Tennis Australia shut down the television feed from 1573 Arena - the court where Navratilova had just been playing a veterans' doubles match - when she tried to launch her campaign with a speech. (more...)
Tiger Woods delivers moving tribute to close friend Kobe Bryant Tiger Woods delivers moving tribute to close friend Kobe Bryant
- Января 28, 2020

It wasn't until Woods finished his last lap 2:70 and finished ninth at the Farmers Insurance Open that he realized what that meant. "So as far as I was concerned, I was one back". Woods, at 44 three years older than Bryant, was still processing the news of his friend's death . Woods and Bryant became close having started their professional careers around a similar time frame. (more...)
National Basketball Association legend Kobe Bryant, daughter Gianna killed in helicopter crash National Basketball Association legend Kobe Bryant, daughter Gianna killed in helicopter crash
- Января 28, 2020

A rep for Bryant also confirmed to TMZ that his daughter Gianna, 13 , was killed in the crash. It's always been expected that a bronze statue immortalizing his career would be erected in 2021, after he becomes Hall of Fame eligible. Bryant's passing rocked the sporting world, with basketball fans , former players and casual observers of the sport paying tribute to the 41-year-old online. (more...)
Inter Milan sign Eriksen from Tottenham Inter Milan sign Eriksen from Tottenham
- Января 28, 2020

Tottenham have exercised their option to convert the loan signing of Giovani Lo Celso from Real Betis into a permanent deal, the Premier League club announced on Tuesday. However, Sky Italia claim Eriksen had chosen the number before Bryant's tragic passing this week, and the reason behind his choice is not one of homage, but a last attempt to throw shade at his former club. (more...)
Team India ready for T20 World Cup, identification of important players completed Team India ready for T20 World Cup, identification of important players completed
- Января 28, 2020

Given this, there is no possibility of any major changes in the Indian team for the third match. India leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal was all over the news a couple of days for the reason he would not have wanted. For the final two T20 batsmen Tom Bruce will replace this all-rounder. Samson is expected to continue warming the bench, but he might get a game if India take an unassailable 3-0 lead in the NZ vs Ind series. (more...)
Liverpool cut ticket prices for Shrewsbury FA Cup replay Liverpool cut ticket prices for Shrewsbury FA Cup replay
- Января 28, 2020

Liverpool , who lead the table by a massive 16 points, should be playing no matches after they face Southampton on February 1 until they meet Norwich City on February 15. "I know it is not very popular, but that's the way I see it". If then the FA [Football Association] do not respect it then we can not change. "But we will not be there". (more...)
Man United, Man City cruise into FA Cup fifth round Man United, Man City cruise into FA Cup fifth round
- Января 28, 2020

Ilkay Gundogan converted the resulting penalty before Bernardo Silva's smart turn and shot quickly doubled City's advantage. "I don't know why", Guardiola had claimed. However, the German did still include a handful of experienced players such as Adrian, Joel Matip, Dejan Lovren, Fabinho and Divock Origi. "We talk about under-23 development teams and how players nowadays break into the Premier League at around 23". (more...)
Man Utd: Alexis Sanchez will 'prove you all wrong' - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Man Utd: Alexis Sanchez will 'prove you all wrong' - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
- Января 28, 2020

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes there is still a chance Alexis Sanchez can resurrect his Manchester United career when he returns in the summer. The clubs don't want to lose their best players. The Norwegian revealed some more positive news on Paul Pogba and Scott McTominay, saying: 'We've got players here we're working hard to get back as well. (more...)
Leeds sign rising star Augustin on loan from RB Leipzig Leeds sign rising star Augustin on loan from RB Leipzig
- Января 28, 2020

The Frenchman arrived at Elland Road yesterday to put pen to paper on a loan deal (with an option to buy) till the end of the season, and Newcastle and others will have to look elsewhere. However, he struggled to hold down a regular first-team place in the 2018/19 season, scoring three goals in 17 Bundesliga appearances as Leipzig finished third to secure Champions League football. (more...)
National Basketball Association postpones Tuesday's Lakers-Clippers game after Kobe Bryant's death National Basketball Association postpones Tuesday's Lakers-Clippers game after Kobe Bryant's death
- Января 28, 2020

It was Sunday morning when news broke of Kobe Bryant losing his life in a helicopter crash en route to the Mamba Sports Academy, where he was set to serve as a coach for young campers in attendance. However, according to Dan Woike of the Los Angeles Times , there has been no confirmation that the game will be played. While Bryant's death in a helicopter crash in Calabasas sent shock waves across the National Basketball Association, games in other cities went on as scheduled on Sunday, ... (more...)
Couldnt write this: Gauff, 15, proud after teary Melbourne exit Couldnt write this: Gauff, 15, proud after teary Melbourne exit
- Января 28, 2020

Kenin will next play either Ons Jabeur of Tunisia or No. 27-seeded Wang Qiang, who upset 23-time major victor Serena Williams in the third round. The 15-year-old was bidding to become the youngest player to reach a grand slam quarter-final for 15 years, and she was one set away when she took the opener on a packed Melbourne Arena. (more...)
Zimbabwe win toss, bat first in second Test against Sri Lanka Zimbabwe win toss, bat first in second Test against Sri Lanka
- Января 28, 2020

He slowed slightly to reach his third Test half-century and was 57 not out from 71 balls at tea, having hit five fours and two sixes. Sri Lanka are 1-Zero within the sequence after profitable the primary Test by 10 wickets. Raza was out mishitting offspinner Lasith Embuldeniya, caught by Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews running in from long on. Sri Lanka took the new ball immediately but were unable to make further inroads as Chakabva and Mutombodzi batted watchfully through to the ... (more...)
Missouri basketball vs. West Virginia: Tip-off time, radio, odds and more Missouri basketball vs. West Virginia: Tip-off time, radio, odds and more
- Января 28, 2020

West Virginia shot 57% (16-28) from the free-throw line , and that could make the difference between a quick exit and a deep run in postseason play. After trading baskets out of halftime, West Virginia sent a statement. West Virginia ranks sixth in rebounds per game (41.9) while Missouri ranks 192nd (34.8). The Mountaineers, who came into the game averaging an offensive rebounding percentage of 38.8, had an absurd mark of 56.1 and had a turnover percentage of 8.7 (better than their season ... (more...)
Liverpool embarrassed by FA Cup minnow Liverpool embarrassed by FA Cup minnow
- Января 27, 2020

The sight of Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino entering as substitutes late in the second half summed up Liverpool's desperation in its FA Cup match against third-tier opposition. Official statistics have confirmed that Manchester United has become one of the least efficient Premier League clubs since Sir Alex Ferguson's departure. (more...)