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Powerful magnitude 7.1 natural disaster jolts Fukushima area Powerful magnitude 7.1 natural disaster jolts Fukushima area
- Февраля 13, 2021

Some 830,000 households in the Kanto region, which includes greater Tokyo , and about 90,000 households in Tohoku region are without power following Saturday's quake, Kato added. The quake registered a strong 6 in the southern part of Miyagi, and the Nakadori central and Hamadori coastal regions of Fukushima , the agency said. (more...)
Ex-US Intelligence Head: WHO Report on COVID-19 Origin 'Disingenuous' Ex-US Intelligence Head: WHO Report on COVID-19 Origin 'Disingenuous'
- Февраля 13, 2021

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says the number of reported cases of globally has declined for the fourth week in a row, and the number of deaths also fell for the second consecutive week. When pressed on why the mission did not believe a lab could have been the source, Peter Ben Embarek, the mission's head, told Friday's briefing that scientists from labs in Wuhan had told his team they didn't have it. (more...)
Jose Mourinho Hopeful On Dele Alli Getting Back On Track After Talk Jose Mourinho Hopeful On Dele Alli Getting Back On Track After Talk
- Февраля 04, 2021

The Portuguese stressed that Spurs need the good Alli back in the team as they head into a busy second part of the campaign. "We need him. We need a good Dele Alli ". Sportsmail revealed earlier this week that Spurs were confident his injury was not long-term and that he could be available within three weeks. Mourinho has now confirmed that he and the player had a personal meeting on Tuesday afternoon in which they found "common ground". (more...)
Westbrook, Beal come up big for Wizards in late comeback vs. Nets Westbrook, Beal come up big for Wizards in late comeback vs. Nets
- Февраля 04, 2021

The Nets had won four in a row. The Wizards-Nets game, a show of determination, skill, and sheer force of will silenced Westbrook's haters as he hustled and bustled to help his team to a win against the Durant-led Nets . The Wizards are now on a 2-0 record against the Nets this 2021 season. By the end of the first quarter, Brooklyn led 38-28. However, Harden was not listed on the team's latest injury report, according to Marc Stein of the New York Times . (more...)
COVID-19 outbreak prompts National Hockey League to pause Devils' season COVID-19 outbreak prompts National Hockey League to pause Devils' season
- Февраля 04, 2021

The league said on Twitter that Devils' facilities are closed to all players on the active roster, "effective immediately ... until further notice". On Monday, the league announced the Devils would not play any games until February 6 at the earliest, with the club's number of players on the protocol list at 10 at that time. (more...)
Slick City make it 14 wins in a row vs. Burnley Slick City make it 14 wins in a row vs. Burnley
- Февраля 04, 2021

The spotlight was on Pope as a potential replacement for under-pressure Jordan Pickford as England's first-choice goalkeeper and he made a superb save to deny Sterling a second soon after the restart when the City forward had been released by Gundogan's sublime defence-splitting pass. (more...)
Dean Smith slams 'Sunday League' defending in Aston Villa defeat Dean Smith slams 'Sunday League' defending in Aston Villa defeat
- Февраля 04, 2021

Aston Villa were beaten 3-1 by West Ham United at home last night. "We worked hard as a collective to get the result and we're just focused on the next game, which is Fulham on Saturday". "I started tonight, scored two goals and got three points". Moyes said: "Jesse can play from the left, from the right or play as a 10". Lingard increased West Ham's lead in the 56th minute, with Villa's defence again exposed and outnumbered. (more...)
Man Utd 9-0 Southampton: Reds run riot at Old Trafford_china Man Utd 9-0 Southampton: Reds run riot at Old Trafford_china
- Февраля 04, 2021

Southampton have contacted the police after midfielder Alexandre Jankewitz was racially abused on social media. "[Eric Cantona] was a top player who has done so much for this club so I'm pleased but for me I just want to score more goals and help the team", Rashford said. (more...)
Pakistan vs South Africa 2021, 2nd Test: Weather Forecast And Pitch Report Pakistan vs South Africa 2021, 2nd Test: Weather Forecast And Pitch Report
- Февраля 04, 2021

South Africa are sweating on the fitness of Tabraiz Shamsi and Keshav Maharaj. Pakistan finished their tour of South Africa with an eight-run win in the third T20I in Durban. New Zealand has already qualified for the final with England , India and Australia all in the running for the remaining spot. 'I know that our record in the subcontinent is not the greatest, said captain Quinton de Kock. (more...)
Transfer Deadline Day: Liverpool Loans Takumi Minamino To Another EPL Club Transfer Deadline Day: Liverpool Loans Takumi Minamino To Another EPL Club
- Февраля 04, 2021

The champions are missing all of their senior central defenders, with Virgil van Dijk, Joe Gomez and Joel Matip out of action. Liverpool signed Ben Davies from second-tier English club Preston and Ozan Kabak from German team Schalke on Monday, the final day of the winter transfer window. (more...)
COVID case could have impact on Australia Open preparations COVID case could have impact on Australia Open preparations
- Февраля 04, 2021

KENIN THROUGH: Earlier, defending Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin's long-awaited return to Melbourne Park was brief after her Italian opponent Camila Giorgi retired injured after one set at the Yarra Valley Classic. FEDEX EYES COMEBACK: Roger Federer is targeting the Doha Open in March for his comeback after over a year on the sidelines recovering from two knee operations, the 20-time Grand Slam champion said on Tuesday. (more...)
Tottenham block Dele Alli's loan move to PSG Tottenham block Dele Alli's loan move to PSG
- Февраля 04, 2021

PSG are still confident of landing out-of-favour Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli on loan before the end of the January transfer window, according to reports. After months of ordeal, Dele Alli had seen the light. "We miss some creation or some magic around the attacking areas so we need him back and I made that very sure to him", said Mourinho. (more...)
Nadal out of Spain's ATP Cup tie against Australia with back issue Nadal out of Spain's ATP Cup tie against Australia with back issue
- Февраля 04, 2021

Hopefully, I'll be better for Thursday. Spain , who made the final against Serbia in the inaugural event in 2020, will square off against Australia , meaning Nadal will take on Alex De Minaur while Roberto Bautista Agut will play John Milliman in the two singles matches. (more...)
Penguins Surrender Early Lead in Loss to Rangers Penguins Surrender Early Lead in Loss to Rangers
- Февраля 03, 2021

They're not contemplating any way to void that contract but instead are "talking about finding him another place to play and letting him move on with his career", Gorton said. Davidson added that DeAngelo's social media presence, which include quitting Twitter when the company permanently suspended former President Donald Trump's account, was not the reason for the Rangers moving on. (more...)
Tyson Fury publicly backs McGregor and justifies his defeat to Poirier Tyson Fury publicly backs McGregor and justifies his defeat to Poirier
- Февраля 03, 2021

Poirier is a former interim UFC lightweight champion. Speaking following UFC 257 in Abu Dhabi, UAE - promotional leader, Dana White suggested a vacant title bout between the above mentioned, Poirier and co-headlining victor, Chandler, claiming the fighting future of incumbent best, Khabib Nurmagomedov wasn't looking particularly promising. (more...)
Ashleigh Barty, Naomi Osaka Make Winning Start In Melbourne Ashleigh Barty, Naomi Osaka Make Winning Start In Melbourne
- Февраля 03, 2021

Naomi Osaka plays a shot in her 3-6, 6-3, 6-1 win against Britain's Katie Boulter in the third round of the Gippsland Trophy in Melbourne on February 3, 2021. "Mid-match I lacked execution but I am happy to get it on my terms in the end", said Barty, who will face American Shelby Rogers next. "I think the me from last year is very different from the me this year", she said. (more...)
Oilers power play rounding into form with Tyson Barrie on the point Oilers power play rounding into form with Tyson Barrie on the point
- Февраля 03, 2021

His goal was his team's fourth with the man advantage, as well as his fourth point of the game. Speaking of health, goaltender Mike Smith remains on the long-term injured reserve , which meant 22-year-old Stuart Skinner got to make his National Hockey League debut last night on the second half of a back-to-back set. (more...)
St George Dragons target Israel Folau for NRL return St George Dragons target Israel Folau for NRL return
- Февраля 03, 2021

A return to rugby union is now looking unlikely for Israel Folau, as the NRL's St. George Illawarra Dragons have confirmed their interest in signing the ex-Wallaby. When Folau was first dumped by Rugby Australia, the idea of an NRL second-coming was initially floated about by the media. "The game is inclusive". (more...)
Atlanta Hawks investigate incident with LeBron James, fans Atlanta Hawks investigate incident with LeBron James, fans
- Февраля 03, 2021

It isn't clear what started the argument, but James called Chris Carlos "Ol' steroid ass", according to The Athletic . Carlos, her husband Chris and two other people were taken out by security during the fourth-quarter after they engaged in a verbal dispute on the court. (more...)
Chelsea beats Burnley 2-0 in EPL to give Tuchel 1st win Chelsea beats Burnley 2-0 in EPL to give Tuchel 1st win
- Февраля 03, 2021

The west London side are now in seventh place in the Premier League table. The Spaniard had not made a league appearance since September but was included in the starting team against Sean Dyche's side. Alonso sealed the victory late on, as he wandered into the box and scored a fantastic volley. It was indeed odd that Azpilicueta would score the first goal in the Tuchel era considering he was the only member of the current crop of Chelsea players to play alongside recently fired boss ... (more...)