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Virat Kohli's lean patch on New Zealand tour continues Virat Kohli's lean patch on New Zealand tour continues
- Февраля 22, 2020

Thunderstorm followed by rain in the middle of the tea break washed out the final session. Kyle Jamieson , who sparked the collapse with three wickets on his first day of test cricket, snared Ishant Sharma for his fourth to finish with figures of 4-39 off 16. (more...)
Pistons, Markieff Morris agree on buyout Pistons, Markieff Morris agree on buyout
- Февраля 22, 2020

Shortly after the surfacing of that report, The Athletic's Shams Charania added that the Los Angeles Lakers have emerged as the frontrunners to sign the veteran forward, with the Toronto Raptors also expressing interest. A product of Kansas, Morris has also spent time with the Phoenix Suns, Washington Wizards and Oklahoma City Thunder . Markieff has career National Basketball Association averages of 11.6 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.7 assists in 623 National Basketball Association games. (more...)
XFL draws 2.3 million viewers on FOX, 1.4 million on FS1 XFL draws 2.3 million viewers on FOX, 1.4 million on FS1
- Февраля 21, 2020

The Vipers have been quite the opposite, without touchdowns scored on the offense. Walker has only been sacked once each game, constantly buying time with his legs and making big plays. As for the first game, NY had an impressive defensive showing in Week 1, but this week will be a real test. St. Louis is a game behind DC in the East, but they are the only two teams that remain unbeaten against the spread . (more...)
Atletico Players Angered by Liverpool’s Klopp Accusations of Play-Acting Atletico Players Angered by Liverpool’s Klopp Accusations of Play-Acting
- Февраля 21, 2020

After a relatively slow start to the campaign, the 29-year-old has found a superb level of form, enjoying five goal involvements in his last four league outings . "I didn't hear exactly what David said after the game, but I think they took some positives out of that game and they will try it again. But Hendo wouldn't have played every game between now and the end of season". (more...)
Australian Open victor Kenin tastes defeat on WTA return Australian Open victor Kenin tastes defeat on WTA return
- Февраля 21, 2020

Elena Rybakina meets Katerina Siniakova in the second-round of the 2020 WTA Dubai Open. Earlier, Bencic ran off the first 19 points against Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova before collapsing to a 1-6, 6-1, 6-1 loss. "It's tennis, sometimes it happens", the 31st-ranked Russian said. I wish I could regroup better. "I think it's all about the mentality", Bencic said. (more...)
Gareth Davies and Ross Moriarty return for Wales against France Gareth Davies and Ross Moriarty return for Wales against France
- Февраля 21, 2020

The round-one win against England now in the past, this weekend is the ideal chance for a young France side to prove they can dominate outside their own home comforts. Referee Jaco Peyper sent Vahaamahina off the field, and though France held out admirably for nearly half an hour, Ross Moriarty finally edged his side ahead with five minutes remaining with a try that earned Wales a one-point win. (more...)
Mercedes debut dual-axis steering in Barcelona Mercedes debut dual-axis steering in Barcelona
- Февраля 21, 2020

Technical director James Allison was coy about the details of a system he said was known within the team as DAS (Dual-Axis Steering). Asked whether Mercedes were anxious the governing FIA might rule the device illegal, Allison said they had been talking about it for some time, safety was not an issue and it was within the rules. (more...)
De Kock has moved on from Warner altercation ahead of T20 series De Kock has moved on from Warner altercation ahead of T20 series
- Февраля 21, 2020

Paine said Stokes' indiscretion, where the England all-rounder also called the fan a "four-eyed f." during a Test against South Africa last month, was a timely reminder to an Australian team to keep their guard up at all times, as they did so successfully during the Ashes. (more...)
India want Gen Next success in Women's T20 India want Gen Next success in Women's T20
- Февраля 21, 2020

India vs Australia ICC Women's World T20 will start from 13:30 PM IST on Friday (February 21). The organisers are hoping to break the world record for the biggest attendance in a women's sporting event by surpassing the 1999 FIFA Women's World Cup final between U.S. (more...)
Johnsson out remainder of season for Maple Leafs after knee surgery Johnsson out remainder of season for Maple Leafs after knee surgery
- Февраля 21, 2020

After a humiliating 5-2 loss in Pittsburgh on Tuesday, the Leafs will practice Wednesday afternoon ahead of Thursday's rematch at Scotiabank Arena. He was held off the scoreboard in three AHL games with the Marlies this season. "You don't expect him to do that on a nightly basis, but that's what makes good teams great". Not after being manhandled by Pittsburgh on Tuesday and three losses in the previous four games. (more...)
BWT upgrades to Racing Point F1 title sponsor as SportPesa steps down BWT upgrades to Racing Point F1 title sponsor as SportPesa steps down
- Февраля 21, 2020

The team next travels to Barcelona for the important pre-season test that begins in Barcelona on Wednesday 19 February before flying out to Melbourne, Australia, on Sunday 15 March for the opening race of the 2020 season. "We buy a lot of parts from Ferrari". "We are going to wait". "If you will copy a Toro Rosso or a Red Bull we would be pretty stupid because we would try to invent something which is not there". (more...)
Aston Martin Valkyrie Le Mans Hypercar program on hold Aston Martin Valkyrie Le Mans Hypercar program on hold
- Февраля 21, 2020

Aston Martin remains open to working with both organizations to find a suitable pathway for any future participation", it added. Aston Martin revealed it would not go forward with the intention to race the Valkyrie . The news also comes not long after the confirmation that the Racing Point Formula 1 team will be rebranded as Aston Martin in 2021 following a major investment into the company by Canadian entrepreneur Lawrence Stroll . (more...)
Reed declines to respond to Koepka criticism Reed declines to respond to Koepka criticism
- Февраля 21, 2020

The four-time major victor wasn't part of the Presidents Cup side the week after the Bahamas, having had to pull out through injury, so he didn't have to go through the nauseating routine of standing up for his team-mate Patrick Reed following his sand-sweeping episode at Tiger's event. (more...)
Reggie Jackson Agrees To Buyout With Pistons, Plans To Sign With Clippers Reggie Jackson Agrees To Buyout With Pistons, Plans To Sign With Clippers
- Февраля 21, 2020

How This Move Affect Reggie Jackson's Fantasy Value? Unfortunately, the relationship never worked out. For Jackson to be playing well definitely goes against the the Pistons' rebuilding plans going forward. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Tuesday that Jackson and the Pistons agreed to a contract buyout. It's an intriguing draw for Doc Rivers, since Reggie Jackson didn't have the best season of his career with just under 15 points and 5 assists at just 38%. (more...)
Kyrie Irving to miss significant time with expected shoulder procedure Kyrie Irving to miss significant time with expected shoulder procedure
- Февраля 21, 2020

In that time, he visited a specialist and received a cortisone shot, but his shoulder hasn't been 100 percent since his return to action on January 12. Irving has been sidelined recently with a sprained right knee. Marks said he was disappointed that he and the Nets have gotten so little of a look at their full team this season. (more...)
Two More Playoff Teams Expected To Be Added Under New CBA Two More Playoff Teams Expected To Be Added Under New CBA
- Февраля 21, 2020

Several changes are reportedly part of the new agreement, including but not limited to a switch to a 17-game regular season per team, and adding two teams to the playoff format. Though the current 10-year labor agreement does not end until March 2021, the owners are pushing for a new agreement before the current league calendar year ends on March 18. (more...)
Federer to miss French Open after undergoing knee surgery Federer to miss French Open after undergoing knee surgery
- Февраля 20, 2020

I hoped it would go away, but after an examination and discussion with my team, I made a decision to have arthroscopic surgery in Switzerland yesterday", Federer said in a statement on Twitter here. The French Open is the lone major title he's won just once; in fact, it is the only one he has not won at least five times. He later had to seek off-court treatment during his semifinal game against Novak Djokovic, who ultimately won the match and the tournament. (more...)
Brandon Nakashima, 18, youngest quarterfinalist at Delray Beach Open in 12 years Brandon Nakashima, 18, youngest quarterfinalist at Delray Beach Open in 12 years
- Февраля 20, 2020

Reilly Opelka - the fourth seed - dismantled Mackenzie McDonald 6-3 6-4 and Kwon Soon-woo prevailed 6-4 3-6 7-6 (7-0) against Ryan Harrison . The 22-year-old who reached back-to-back quarterfinals in Pune and NY will be aiming to make the last eight for the third consecutive tournament this month, when he takes on American wild card Ryan Harrison on Wednesday. (more...)
Tuilagi and Slade on the mend for Ireland clash: Jones Tuilagi and Slade on the mend for Ireland clash: Jones
- Февраля 20, 2020

Jason is the editor here at RugbyLAD and a proud Limerick man. "It was just a really cool evening". "He talked about Irishness and what it means to be Irish and what is special about it". Everyone's in the Team Of Us . "A bit of FaceTime talking to my grandson, that type of thing". " England are under a little bit of pressure but they're the World Cup finalists and will be incredibly hard to beat", said former Ireland captain Best. (more...)
Could Joe Burrow refuse to sign with Bengals after NFL Draft? Could Joe Burrow refuse to sign with Bengals after NFL Draft?
- Февраля 20, 2020

Bartkowski made two Pro Bowls in his tenure as starting quarterback for the Falcons, and according to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, he had some advice for Heisman Trophy victor Joe Burrow during an awards banquet Sunday evening - and it involves Burrow potentially refusing to play for the Cincinnati Bengals , should they draft him No. (more...)