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Ferrari hopes to end Mercedes dominance with new SF71H F1 entry Ferrari hopes to end Mercedes dominance with new SF71H F1 entry
- Февраля 24, 2018

Ferrari's new SF71H Formula One vehicle already looks a big step up from last year's before it has turned a wheel in anger, four times world champion Sebastian Vettel said at Thursday's unveiling. "The suspension follows the tried and tested practice of using push-rods at the front and pull-rods at the rear, however, their design has been updated based on experience gained during the first season running the wider tyres". (more...)
Buhari Meets With Oyegun After Tinubu's Letter — APC Crisis Buhari Meets With Oyegun After Tinubu's Letter — APC Crisis
- Февраля 24, 2018

But the alleged hostility towards Tinubu by Oyegun in the course of discharging his presidential assignment was not surprising to some others as there has been no love lost between both men since the latter allegedly conspired to frustrate the choice of the former's governorship choice in Ondo State in 2016. (more...)
Rohit Sharma to lead Team India in T20Is Triangular series Rohit Sharma to lead Team India in T20Is Triangular series
- Февраля 24, 2018

We have already seen how relentlessly Indian seamers in Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvaneshwar Kumar have played in South Africa. However, the road ahead for Team India and their cricketers is not easy. If Kohli is rested for the tournament, Rohit Sharma will be the candidate to lead the side. India has been playing non-stop cricket for the past few months, and have been on the South Africa tour since Jan this year. (more...)
Canadian Athlete, Wife, Manager Arrested In PyeongChang Canadian Athlete, Wife, Manager Arrested In PyeongChang
- Февраля 24, 2018

A police official in charge of global crime at Gangwon Provincial Police Agency said the athlete, his wife and manager had gotten into an unlocked auto which had been left unoccupied with the engine running in Pyeongchang. "Until we know the results of the investigation, we're not going to be able to provide further information at this time", said an official of the committee. (more...)
Goal rush is far from over, predicts Salah Goal rush is far from over, predicts Salah
- Февраля 24, 2018

Salah joined Liverpool from Roma in the summer fo 2017, for a fee believed to be in the region of £34 million, and he has been nothing short of sensational thus far, scoring 29 goals and chipping in with eight assists in 34 outings in all competitions. (more...)
Conte says he believes in his selection regarding Willian Conte says he believes in his selection regarding Willian
- Февраля 24, 2018

I have to make the best choices for the team, do not I? However, Conte was quick to downplay his achievement, he said , " I consider a great achievement if you are able to win something after a season ". Speaking at his press conference, according to Sky Sports , Conte said: "Personally I forgot his mistake". Christensen will be hoping to put things right with a solid defensive performance when Chelsea FC travel to Manchester United for their crunch Premier League clash at Old ... (more...)
Wenger responds to scathing Keane criticism of Wilshere Wenger responds to scathing Keane criticism of Wilshere
- Февраля 24, 2018

You think? Anyway, I know this doesn't change anything, and I know comments like that aren't a magical switch that has now been flipped which means Arsenal will now slay all before them until late May, but it is nice to hear a player at least try to hold his team accountable. (more...)
Anthony Davis Reiterates Commitment To Pelicans Anthony Davis Reiterates Commitment To Pelicans
- Февраля 24, 2018

Davis has waffled a bit on his public comments, even going so far as denying a quote he said to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski about Pelicans GM Dell Demps telling him the Celtics were interested in trading for him. Several parts about that statement - "take it year by year", "at some point you want to win", and "of course Cuz is a big factor" - have to give you pause. (more...)
Krushelnitsky stripped of his medal as Russian Federation row rages on Krushelnitsky stripped of his medal as Russian Federation row rages on
- Февраля 24, 2018

The 30-year-old bobsledder has denied taking the drug, with the Russian bobsled president announcing, "She confirms she took no such medication and the team confirms she was not issued any medication". The IOC is set to meet on Saturday to review Russia's compliance. Russian curling officials have said they believe Krushelnitsky's food or drink could have been spiked with meldonium either by Russia's political enemies or by jealous Russian rival athletes who had not made the Olympic team. (more...)
How to Watch the Winter Olympics 2018 Closing Ceremony How to Watch the Winter Olympics 2018 Closing Ceremony
- Февраля 24, 2018

The children are asked to play without their competitive shoes before their teens in local sports clubs, which Norway's Olympic Committee says played a huge part in it's success. "I was born and raised in this country". Unlike Gerard, she dominated the half-pipe both days of the event, with only one bad run out of five total. (more...)
Ledecka makes history taking gold in the Snowboard Parallel Slalom Ledecka makes history taking gold in the Snowboard Parallel Slalom
- Февраля 24, 2018

She outraced Selina Joerg of Germany to the line in the final and won by.46 seconds, a much more comfortable margin than the.01-second edge in the super-G race that left her staring at the clock in shock. Four years earlier, Thorleif Haug achieved the same thing, the company says. Ledecka started skiing aged two and snowboarding at five and has competed at world championships in both events, although she had never medalled on skiis before the Pyeongchang games. (more...)
James against format change in National Basketball Association playoff James against format change in National Basketball Association playoff
- Февраля 24, 2018

Yet, this team is different and has the offensive firepower to go toe-to-toe with the Warriors . You could put this guy on any team and they would make the finals easily. None other than who it should be every season: LeBron James. Come playoff time, it's hard to bet against LeBron. We made a decision to compile all of them, starting with several spectacular September soundbites and going all the way through the All-Star break. (more...)
Sean Miller, Arizona coach, caught on tape discussing $100k payment for recruit Sean Miller, Arizona coach, caught on tape discussing $100k payment for recruit
- Февраля 24, 2018

Arizona men's basketball coach Sean Miller talked to a sports agent runner about paying $100,000 to make sure that standout freshman Deandre Ayton signed to play for the Wildcats, according to a report Friday night from ESPN . Richardson was one of the four assistant coaches arrested in September by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and is accused of accepting $20,000 in bribes. (more...)
Virat Kohli never takes things easy, says Suresh Raina Virat Kohli never takes things easy, says Suresh Raina
- Февраля 24, 2018

With a series win on the line for India on Saturday, Raina also touched on the importance of finishing the tour well. "When you have a lot of batting depth in the middle-order, you need to take a chance and they can execute it later on", Raina explained. (more...)
Sebastien Toutant Wins Gold Medal for Snowboarding Big Air at Olympics 2018 Sebastien Toutant Wins Gold Medal for Snowboarding Big Air at Olympics 2018
- Февраля 24, 2018

American Jamie Anderson won silver in the women's big air event on Thursday, with Anna Gasser of Austria taking gold. Olympic rookie Kyle Mack, 20, of West Bloomfield, Michigan, took silver with a total score of 168.75 and Billy Morgan of Great Britain won bronze with a score of 168.00. (more...)
Toutant wins snowboard big air gold Toutant wins snowboard big air gold
- Февраля 24, 2018

Heading into the third jump, Canada's Sebastien Toutant was in the lead with Kyle Mack (USA) and Billy Morgan (Great Britain) hanging in the second and third positions, but it was still really anyone's game. Gerard's second run put him in fourth place, but he faltered on his final attempt. And Toutant came within inches of a podium-worthy performance himself at slopestyle, just missing the landing on his last trick after an excellent final run. (more...)
Canada's Jocelyne Larocque forced to wear Olympic silver medal Canada's Jocelyne Larocque forced to wear Olympic silver medal
- Февраля 24, 2018

The Canadians had time on their side. "But pressure is power", said the goalie whose job title on Wikipedia entry was briefly changed to U.S. "Secretary of Defense". "I just reacted to her, and then everything kind of went into a blur". For America's Dani Cameranesi, Lamoureux-Davidson's "Oops" goal will live long in memory. (more...)
City boss Guardiola charged by FA for yellow ribbon protest City boss Guardiola charged by FA for yellow ribbon protest
- Февраля 24, 2018

But the FA has now cited him for "wearing a political message", which is in breach of the English governing body's kit regulations. Guardiola wears the ribbon in a show of support for Jordi Sanchez and Jordi Cuixart, two members of the Catalan government who were imprisoned in October following the region's referendum on independence. (more...)
I wouldn´t sell him - Arbeloa wants Bale to remain at Real Madrid I wouldn´t sell him - Arbeloa wants Bale to remain at Real Madrid
- Февраля 24, 2018

Gareth Bale has reportedly angered Real Madrid skipper Sergio Ramos - by wearing trainers in the dugout! The suggestion seems a odd one, though, what with Benzema's playing style not being suited at all to Klopp's high intensity pressing philosophy. (more...)
Luke List sets target on tough scoring day at Honda Classic Luke List sets target on tough scoring day at Honda Classic
- Февраля 24, 2018

Another shot back are Dominic Bozzelli, Jamie Lovemark , Russell Henley and Ben Crane. Alex Noren, the first-round leader, who was playing right behind Woods, shot 75 Friday. The fourth-ranked Thomas is the highest-ranked player in the field this week. Woods was cruising along until he reached the infamous "Bear Trap". He hit 9 of 14 fairways and only 11 of 18 greens, but scrambled well in finishing with only 25 putts on the round. (more...)