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David Beckham ideas Cristiano Ronaldo to shine in opposition to PSG David Beckham ideas Cristiano Ronaldo to shine in opposition to PSG
- Февраля 08, 2018

The Round of 16 clash promises to be a mouthwatering affair, with the first leg scheduled to be played at the Santiago Bernabeu on 14 February. Beckham, who also spent time at PSG during his glittering career, told Marca: 'It is going to be hard with PSG on top form at the moment. (more...)
Tottenham ease past Newport into FA Cup fifth round Tottenham ease past Newport into FA Cup fifth round
- Февраля 08, 2018

The winners of the tie will face an away trip to Rochdale in the fifth-round. Soon after, Llorente was wayward again, sending a crisp volley the wrong side of an upright, Eriksen again the architect with an exquisite diagonal cross. Winks is back to his feet. Having caused a small upset in their own replay, beating Championship side Millwall on Tuesday night, the Dale will now welcome Spurs to Crown Oil Arena on 18 February. (more...)
Wade fined for BBL final frustration Wade fined for BBL final frustration
- Февраля 08, 2018

Matthew Wade has been handed a A$6000 fine by Cricket Australia (CA) after showing dissent in the final of BBL . Wade was reported for breaching CA's code of conduct relating to abuse of cricket equipment or clothing, ground equipment or fixtures and fittings during a match. (more...)
The Number Of Norovirus Infections At The Winter Olympics Is Growing The Number Of Norovirus Infections At The Winter Olympics Is Growing
- Февраля 08, 2018

Eighty-six cases of norovirus have been confirmed among personnel working at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, but none of the New Zealand delegate have been affected. Tests found several strains of norovirus found in different victims who had never crossed each other's paths in their day-to-day duties, which suggests that they were infected from different sources. (more...)
India's wrist spin duo sends South Africa on a Humpty Dumpty ride! India's wrist spin duo sends South Africa on a Humpty Dumpty ride!
- Февраля 08, 2018

Aiden Markram and JP Duminy - promoted to No.3 spot - earnestly attempted to duplicate India's second-wicket stand between Kohli and Dhawan, but could only go on until Virat Kohli brought Kuldeep Yadav on in the 17th over. "Unfortunately, a lot of us have not picked their googlies". We've got to come up with different ways of countering how good they've been. "It is very important we keep speaking the right language". (more...)
Football Star Cristiano Ronaldo at 33 Football Star Cristiano Ronaldo at 33
- Февраля 08, 2018

In fact, he's only lagging behind Messi's total of club goals , having scored 268 to Messi's 313. Neymar has scored 27 goals and assisted 14 more from his first 26 matches with PSG, which is more impressive than his Santos (six), Brazil (16) and Barcelona (11) tallies at the same stage. (more...)
Canada suffers handsome loss in historic first Olympic blended doubles sport Canada suffers handsome loss in historic first Olympic blended doubles sport
- Февраля 08, 2018

Doubles curlers John Morris and Kaitlyn Lawes opened the Games with a disappointing 9-6 loss to Norway's Kristin Skaslien and Magnus Nedregotten. And here in Pyeongchang, Morris and Lawes still have a shot at getting Canada its first. "You've just got to park that one and make sure we bounce back". "If we can turn those full misses into at least half shots then we'll have a little bit more success". (more...)
Ohio State Earns Thrilling Upset Win over Isaac Haas, No. 3 Purdue Ohio State Earns Thrilling Upset Win over Isaac Haas, No. 3 Purdue
- Февраля 08, 2018

The Buckeyes were down as many as 14 with under 10 minutes to play, before junior Keita Bates-Diop had the game-winning putback with just under three seconds left. But losing this one, on the same night No. 1 Villanova also lost, hurts. Ohio State: Heads home to face struggling Iowa on Saturday. They get back at it on Saturday for a massive showdown with No. (more...)
Bruins make it look easy with rout of Rangers Bruins make it look easy with rout of Rangers
- Февраля 08, 2018

Marchand made his presence felt after Charlie McAvoy was whistled for interference at 9:31 - racing to a loose puck at center ice and bringing the biscuit all the way to the crease against new Rangers goalie Ondrej Pavelec . Bergeron is in the middle of his most productive season in terms of offense, with the center tallying 19 goals in his last 24 games. Kuraly scored the final goal 6:34 into the third. (more...)
Aussie Parliament member sounds off on Ben Simmons snub Aussie Parliament member sounds off on Ben Simmons snub
- Февраля 08, 2018

After listing off the 21-year-old's impressive statistics, Watts burned Miami's Goran Dragic - the man selected for the last open slot after Kevin Love was injured. Watts was working to get Simmons in the All-Star Game before this too. A ideal reflection of modern Australia - an immigrant nation and the most successful multicultural nation on earth. (more...)
John's continues upset streak, knocks off No. 1 Villanova John's continues upset streak, knocks off No. 1 Villanova
- Февраля 08, 2018

The Wildcats trailed at the half for only the fourth time this season as St. John's pressed up on their three-point shooters and hustled to double team. St. John's is still just 12-13 and 1-11 in the Big East, even though it has two of the most impressive wins in college basketball this season. Who knew, it was just a sign of better days ahead for the Red Storm. (more...)
IOC: No Pyeongchang invite for CAS-cleared Russians IOC: No Pyeongchang invite for CAS-cleared Russians
- Февраля 08, 2018

They include the 28 athletes who had their life bans lifted by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas) last week. The hearing on the first case was held on Wednesday morning, but no decision was announced and the judges chose to adjourn the hearing until noon on Thursday. (more...)
Jury sees interview of ex-Virginia Tech student Jury sees interview of ex-Virginia Tech student
- Февраля 08, 2018

The slain girl had told friends before she vanished that she was planning to sneak out to meet her 18-year-old "boyfriend" who she said was named David. Prosecutors say he was anxious others would find out about his relationship with the underage girl, whom he had met on the instant messaging app Kik. (more...)
Coleen Nolan announces split from husband Ray Fensome
- Февраля 08, 2018

I was convinced we'd grow old together, hobbling to the post office to collect our pensions. The 52-year-old star confronted the elephant in the room as Christine Lampard asked her within the first few minutes of the show about her divorce announcement yesterday. (more...)
No. 2 Virginia Rallies To Hold Off Florida State, 59-51 No. 2 Virginia Rallies To Hold Off Florida State, 59-51
- Февраля 08, 2018

As a team, the Seminoles shot nearly 48 percent in the first half and made five 3-pointers. Needless to ay, head coach Leonard Hamilton and the Noles face the final quarter of the regular season knowing that these next three games might be the most important 120 minutes of basketball Florida State will play this regular season. (more...)
Erin Hamlin to Carry Flag, Lead Team USA at Olympic Opening Ceremony Erin Hamlin to Carry Flag, Lead Team USA at Olympic Opening Ceremony
- Февраля 08, 2018

Olympians in the Parade of Nations. Appearing in a Facebook video with NBC's Mike Tirico , Hamlin said she was "shocked", but called it an honor and privilege to be selected by all of her peers. It wasn't the first time she made history - in 2009, she became the first USA woman to win a world championship in the luge. Women's luge competition will start February 12. (more...)
The Five Greatest Goals Cristiano Ronaldo Has Scored So Far The Five Greatest Goals Cristiano Ronaldo Has Scored So Far
- Февраля 08, 2018

And if reports are to be believed Neymar could make a sensational switch to Real Madrid in the summer to replace Ronaldo , who is yet to sign a contract extension with the Los Blancos . "The stats prove in the Champions League that he's still very lethal". His exploits in the 2017 calendar year won him his fifth Ballon d'Or award to equal Messi's haul. (more...)
Pacers-Pelicans game postponed due to water on court Pacers-Pelicans game postponed due to water on court
- Февраля 08, 2018

According to Scott Horner of the IndyStar , Allan Freeman, the general manager of the Smoothie Center, "noticed the leak at about 7:20 p.m. ET". "It's not really possible for us to fix the roof tonight. There is no word on when the game will be made up. IN is 30-25, in sixth place in the East, just 1 1/2 games out of third place and only two games out of ninth in the congested conference. (more...)
Grizzlies suffer ugly loss to Atlanta Grizzlies suffer ugly loss to Atlanta
- Февраля 08, 2018

They're also 4-0 at the betting window in their last four games when their opponent allows 100 points or more in their previous game, are 6-1-1 at the betting window in their last eight games after scoring more than 125 points in their previous game, and have covered in 11 of their last 15 games coming off a win of more than 10 points. (more...)
Senators W Alexandre Burrows suspended 10 games Senators W Alexandre Burrows suspended 10 games
- Февраля 08, 2018

Devils star Taylor Hall put a big - but clean and unpenalized - hit on Burrows on the boards, and moments later after the whistle, the Ottawa winger darted at Hall and took him to the ground, dangerously kneeing him in the head over and over again. (more...)