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Suter has hat trick as Switzerland blanks South Korea 8-0 Suter has hat trick as Switzerland blanks South Korea 8-0
- Февраля 19, 2018

The Swedes now lead the men's standings at 5-0, with Canada right behind at 4-1. "You give up four in the first end, especially missing the way I did". He also assisted on his team's historic goal against the Czechs, scored by Minho Cho just past the 7 ½-minute mark of the opening period. Veteran skip Glenn Howard, who's coaching Britain's Eve Muirhead, said the parity is "incredible" at the women's worldwide level. (more...)
USA women thrash Finland in hockey semi USA women thrash Finland in hockey semi
- Февраля 19, 2018

Dani Cameranesi scored two goals and USA goaltender Maddie Rooney made 14 saves as the Americans, who haven't won Olympic gold in 20 years, booked a berth in Thursday's championship game. Once again, they have a chance at the Olympic gold medal that has eluded the United States for two decades. "That's the most important thing". It was the first goal of the tournament for Knight, a forward who's one of the best American players; she had previously assisted on goals. (more...)
Russian athlete fails Winter Games doping test Russian athlete fails Winter Games doping test
- Февраля 19, 2018

The 25-year-old is said to have tested positive for meldonium, which improves an athlete's capacity for exercise. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) announced on Monday that it had opened a doping case involving Krushelnitsky on a request from the International Olympic Committee (IOC). (more...)
French Olympic Ice Dancer Suffers Serious Wardrobe Malfunction French Olympic Ice Dancer Suffers Serious Wardrobe Malfunction
- Февраля 19, 2018

A heavy title favourite along with partner Guillaume Cizeron, Papadakis's dress slipped during their routine in Pyeongchang but the French pair demonstrated remarkable composure and were in second place behind Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir. (more...)
Olympic Hockey Results 2018: Saturday's Scores and Top Highlights Olympic Hockey Results 2018: Saturday's Scores and Top Highlights
- Февраля 19, 2018

South Korean hockey defenseman Oh Hyon-ho had three teeth knocked out by the errant stick of Canadian forward Mason Raymond on Sunday during the PyeongChang Winter Olympics . South Korean men's hockey defenseman Oh Hyon-ho flashes a toothless grin after practice at Gangneung Hockey Training Centre on February 19, 2018. (more...)
Brazil match called off after nine red cards Brazil match called off after nine red cards
- Февраля 19, 2018

Punches were thrown, leading to three red cards for Vitoria and two for Bahia. The derby match between Vitoria and Bahia was abandoned with 11 minutes remaining after the referee dismissed most of the players following a mass brawl. The referee realised the move from Vitoria's players but, left with few options, he showed Bispo a second yellow card and sent him off, ending the match on 79 minutes. (more...)
Virtue, Moir poised for second gold medal of PyeongChang after short dance Virtue, Moir poised for second gold medal of PyeongChang after short dance
- Февраля 19, 2018

The free dance is Tuesday. Virtue and Moir, who are competing in their last Olympics and played a key role in Canada's team trophy gold last week, scored 83.67 points for their sizzling Latin-themed routine, breaking their previous record mark of 82.68. (more...)
UFC Austin results: Donald Cerrone TKOs Yancy Medeiros in the first round UFC Austin results: Donald Cerrone TKOs Yancy Medeiros in the first round
- Февраля 19, 2018

The Presidents Day weekend event was headline by a welterweight showdown between exciting scrappers Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone and Yancy Medeiros . " Cowboy " Cerrone (33-10 MMA, 20-7 UFC ) finished Yancy Medeiros (15-5 MMA, 6-5 UFC ) with a TKO with just two seconds left in the first round to finally get back on track. (more...)
Hunt cocaine charge dropped Hunt cocaine charge dropped
- Февраля 19, 2018

RA are now expected to issue a statement about Monday's outcome. The utility back, who played six Tests for the Wallabies past year, had been stood down by the Queensland Reds after the incident and has been training by himself. Lawyer Adam Magill said Hunt had the Xanax tablet to help him sleep. "You are a person in the public eye", he said. Rugby Australia now hold the key to Karmichael Hunt's playing future. (more...)
Christian Coleman breaks 60m world record in Albuquerque Christian Coleman breaks 60m world record in Albuquerque
- Февраля 19, 2018

The time wiped out Maurice Greene's 20-year-old record of 6.39 seconds, a mark nearly matched by runner-up Ronnie Baker , who crossed the line in 6.40 seconds. I just flourish in those moments, man. "It's not really my personality but when the lights are on, it just comes out". It's just I never want to be satisfied. (more...)
Pep Guardiola reveals he nearly joined Wigan as a player Pep Guardiola reveals he nearly joined Wigan as a player
- Февраля 19, 2018

In the summer of 2005, when Guardiola's playing career was nearing an end, the Catalan wanted to test himself in the Premier League after his release from Al-Ahli, the Qatari club. Manchester City Press Conference - St. Jakob-Park, Basel, Switzerland. But the Arsenal boss says that win, lose or draw, his admiration for Guardiola will remain. (more...)
Texans to release Cushing Texans to release Cushing
- Февраля 19, 2018

Cushing was the Texans' first-round pick in 2009 and quickly established himself as a force. The Houston Chronicle's John McClain first reported the news. This came largely due to the fact that he had been suspended for 10 games for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing drugs . After a solid season in 2014, Cushing recorded his third 100-tackle season in 2015 but injuries returned in 2016 when he suffered a partially torn ACL. (more...)
Two-time plane crash survivor Austin Hatch celebrates senior day at MI Two-time plane crash survivor Austin Hatch celebrates senior day at MI
- Февраля 19, 2018

Hatch committed to MI in 2011, and shortly after, he was in a plane crash that killed his father and stepmother and left Hatch in a coma. It was a particularly special senior day in Ann Arbor Sunday afternoon, and not just because No. Due to NCAA rules, Hatch was not allowed to play in the game. For an incredible senior day moment, Beilein had Hatch dress for the game and participate in pre-game warmups. (more...)
Mets welcome Tim Tebow with stunning 'major league' prediction Mets welcome Tim Tebow with stunning 'major league' prediction
- Февраля 19, 2018

He has taken steps to address all of these issues in the offseason, changing his swing completely and working on outfield fundamentals. We've been waiting for this day ever since the Mets announced that he would have a spot with the real spring training squad and not the lame minor league camp like past year. (more...)
Penn State Annual 'Thon Bursts With Enthusiasm Penn State Annual 'Thon Bursts With Enthusiasm
- Февраля 19, 2018

The incident occurred near the start of the "Final Four" of the 46-hour dance marathon, when THON captains were leading the special line dances from each of the last five years. Penn State players were set to attend a Saturday event at the team's football building where they would interact with pediatric cancer patients and their families. (more...)
JJ Redick uses racial slur in video for Chinese New Year JJ Redick uses racial slur in video for Chinese New Year
- Февраля 19, 2018

However, this would be totally out of character for the 33-year-old, known for speaking out against racial inequality and social injustice. Redick is a journeyman National Basketball Association guard from Duke University who has played for the Orlando Magic, Toronto Raptors, Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Clippers before landing in Philadelphia. (more...)
Mike Babcock phone call boosts resurgent Homan team
- Февраля 19, 2018

As hosts they were automatically spotted a berth for the Games, despite being slotted 21st in the IIHF rankings. No cheering on missed shots. We had a good handle on what the rocks were doing, what the ice was doing, and we were able to get that three in nine and have a look at a tough one in the last end. (more...)
First Daytona 500 stage ends in wreck First Daytona 500 stage ends in wreck
- Февраля 19, 2018

Johnson and Suarez, two popular picks to win the race, were knocked out of the race as a result of the crash, as were Ty Dillon and Erik Jones . Kurt Busch won Stage 1, followed by Alex Bowman and Stenhouse. And sure enough, it was that agressiveness that knocked Johnson and Suarez from the Daytona 500 less than one-third of the way into the Super Bowl of stock auto racing. (more...)
England coach celebrates rare win by calling for T20 to dropped England coach celebrates rare win by calling for T20 to dropped
- Февраля 18, 2018

If we continue putting on so many games there'll be a certain amount of blowout, not just players but coaches as well". "If you want to play a World Cup every four years or whatever it is, maybe six months before you get the global teams and let them play some T20 internationals", he added. (more...)
José Mourinho calls rumours of Paul Pogba rift 'lies' José Mourinho calls rumours of Paul Pogba rift 'lies'
- Февраля 19, 2018

Goalkeeper: The United boss has vowed to field a strong team but I still expect David De Gea to be rested with Sergio Romero recalled between the sticks. "You are paid to read the game, to explain people the game, don't say bulls***". Mourinho confirmed Pogba will start at Huddersfield in an intense press conference previewing Saturday's FA Cup fifth-round clash. (more...)