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Live Olympics in Pyeongchang wrap up as closing ceremony gets underway Live Olympics in Pyeongchang wrap up as closing ceremony gets underway
- February 25, 2018

Both Korean countries competed as one team in the women's hockey and marched under a unified flag at the opening and closing ceremonies. And unlike at the opening ceremony, the athletes all marched into the stadium in no particular order. (more...)
Winter Olympics 2018: closing ceremony Winter Olympics 2018: closing ceremony
- February 25, 2018

Overall, with just a few more competitions to go on the final day, all outside of the remit of Japan, then 13 medals is an astonishing haul. It is the only Alex to be up on the podium, the other two (Harvey and Boisvert-Lacroix) unsuccessful. (more...)
Two Policemen martyred in terrorist attack in Kashmir Two Policemen martyred in terrorist attack in Kashmir
- February 25, 2018

Earlier in the day, a Selection Grade constable of Jammu and Kashmir police Kultar Singh, guarding a shrine in central Kashmir district of Budgam, was killed by militants on Sundayafternoon, a police spokesman said . A manhunt has been launched by the security forces to nab the attackers. Terrorists also decamped with his service rifle. The terrorists also decamped with his service rifle at Soura area in Srinagar outskirts. (more...)
J&K: 2 policemen killed in separate terrorist attacks J&K: 2 policemen killed in separate terrorist attacks
- February 25, 2018

Wreath laying ceremony of Jammu and Kashmir Police SGCT Kultar Singh who was killed protecting. He was injured after unknown terrorists attacked a police post guarding the revered shrine this afternoon. "The injured constable was shifted to Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) Soura where he succumbed to critical injuries", a police officer said. (more...)
Whoops: Team USA men's curling gets women's gold medals by accident Whoops: Team USA men's curling gets women's gold medals by accident
- February 25, 2018

As a nod to Diggins' gutsy performance, the United States Olympic Committee announced today that she was selected by fellow Team USA members to carry the American flag in Sunday's closing ceremony. The country won gold in the first-ever women's curling event in Nagano in 1998, and medaled in every winter games since then - until they came in sixth place in Pyeongchang after a series of tough losses. (more...)
Bruins sign former Sabres captain Gionta for rest of season Bruins sign former Sabres captain Gionta for rest of season
- February 25, 2018

Gionta appeared in all five games before the team was eliminated in the quarterfinals. He most recently played with the Sabres during the 2016-17 season, but made a decision to hold off free agency for this year so he could compete in the Olympics. (more...)
Gus Kenworthy calls out Ivanka Trump for attending the closing ceremony Gus Kenworthy calls out Ivanka Trump for attending the closing ceremony
- February 25, 2018

That's an obvious reference to the Russian meddling in the 2016 election of Donald Trump that has dominated USA politics and news since November of that year. In contrast to Kenworthy , Donald Trump was very excited about his daughter's Olympics trip, tweeting that "we can not have a better, or smarter, person representing our country". (more...)
Xavi admits love for Celtic; offers transfer advice for Brendan Rodgers Xavi admits love for Celtic; offers transfer advice for Brendan Rodgers
- February 25, 2018

It's the first of 11 remaining league games for the champions who are nine points ahead of Derek McInnes' team at the top of the table. He said: "Of course we travelled with the aim of going through and we felt during this game we could have scored". (more...)
Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea players have a top mentality' Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea players have a top mentality'
- February 25, 2018

I want my players to feel this, that I stay with them and am ready to suffer and enjoy with them. Especially for my players, and for the fans, and my father. I spent my life from the start on the pitch, following the team of my father. "For this reason I think I have to thank him for the passion I have for this sport". (more...)
Highlights from Kentucky's 87-66 Win vs. Missouri Highlights from Kentucky's 87-66 Win vs. Missouri
- February 25, 2018

United Kingdom is 4-1 with this lineup. As a team, the Tigers shot 37 percent, including 31 percent from 3-point range. Trailing 5-2, Kentucky went on an 11-0 run to give the Wildcats a 13-5 lead. That is tied for the fifth-best 3-point percentage in a game under Calipari. It is the kind of dunk that needs to make the Top 10 on ESPN. United Kingdom had 17 assists, the most for the Wildcats since the December 16 game vs. (more...)
As Olympics wrap up, still no coverage in North Korea As Olympics wrap up, still no coverage in North Korea
- February 25, 2018

Fans cheered each shot - sometimes mistakenly - and waved South Korean flags for their "Garlic Girls", a playful foursome that took on the nickname of the pungent bulb grown in their home county. The vice president also emphasized that the US would maintain "maximum pressure" by increasing unilateral sanctions on North Korea, and being prepared to take military action, if necessary, to force North Korea to give up its nuclear program before any talks can take place. (more...)
NewsAlert: Canada's men's hockey team beats Czechs to win Olympic bronze NewsAlert: Canada's men's hockey team beats Czechs to win Olympic bronze
- February 25, 2018

The Canadian men's curling team were earlier shut out of the Olympic medals for the first time . "Hugely disappointed", Koe said . Duggan said she and forward Brianna Decker spent about 45 minutes videochatting with Julie Chu , a four-time Olympian who earned silver in 2002, 2010, 2014, and bronze in 2006. (more...)
Nash traded to Bruins by Rangers Nash traded to Bruins by Rangers
- February 25, 2018

However, the parameters of the deal required a third team to participate due to salary cap implications similar to those that held up the Derek Brassard to Pittsburgh trade. In his first season as a Ranger, the lockout-shortened 2012-13 campaign, Nash had 42 points in 44 games and he peaked with a career-high 42 goals during the 2014-15 season. (more...)
Pogba and Morata return to starting XIs Pogba and Morata return to starting XIs
- February 25, 2018

United have reinstated Paul Pogba for today's match. Midfielder Matic played a key role in the Blues' Premier League title success last season before being allowed to move to rivals United for £40 million in the summer. "I've never played against Inter since I left, but I played against Porto, Real Madrid and Chelsea ". Neither fuelled that fire ahead of the game, but it is unlikely to take much for them to clash on Sunday. (more...)
[Teams] Crystal Palace vs Tottenham: Confirmed Line-Ups From Selhurst Park [Teams] Crystal Palace vs Tottenham: Confirmed Line-Ups From Selhurst Park
- February 25, 2018

Alli has been criticised for simulation at times but Hodgson - who used to manage the player at worldwide level with England - says such talk is completely unjustified. "Yes, he will get knocked over in the penalty area, he'll get fouled". Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has confirmed they're in talks to sign Diego Cavalieri. (more...)
Pyeongchang 2018 round-up: Final day results at Winter Olympics Pyeongchang 2018 round-up: Final day results at Winter Olympics
- February 25, 2018

The victory marked Sweden's third women's curling gold in four Winter Games, while South Korea's silver signalled a major Asian breakthrough in the sport, with two teams on the winning podium after Japan took bronze. "When I look behind me and see what I have done, it's incredible", she said after this victory. "It's incredible, to be finishing my last Olympics like this is fantastic". (more...)
See Shohei Ohtani's first strikeouts of Spring Training See Shohei Ohtani's first strikeouts of Spring Training
- February 25, 2018

Milwaukee leadoff hitter Jonathan Villar greeted him by hitting a 3-1 fastball for a ground-rule double over the center-field fence, and later scored on a wild pitch coupled with a throwing error charged to Angels catcher Martin Maldonado . (more...)
Sean Miller's Buyout is Gigantic, Even if He's Fired for Cause Sean Miller's Buyout is Gigantic, Even if He's Fired for Cause
- February 25, 2018

Sean Miller was not on the bench to coach Arizona's game Saturday against OR in the wake of an ESPN report that detailed his involvement in a discussion to pay a potential recruit. Arizona released a statement saying that Miller and the school agreed to the decision, citing the "best interests of the University and the basketball program". (more...)
Arsene Wenger Wants Quick Resolution To Jack Wilshere's Contract Situation Arsene Wenger Wants Quick Resolution To Jack Wilshere's Contract Situation
- February 25, 2018

We can talk about being a shambles but they're so slow out of the blocks - poor attitude. But Keown says Wilshere , who has not played since Arsenal's defeat to Tottenham , is just being given extra game time. 'That decision doesn't depend only on me '. 'And they got lucky with the result at the end of it. Manager Arsene Wenger defended Wilshere in response to Keane's comments, though he conceded the England worldwide did not play well. (more...)
Tiafoe wins two matches in a day to reach Delray Beach final Tiafoe wins two matches in a day to reach Delray Beach final
- February 25, 2018

The 91st-ranked Tiafoe, a wild-card recipient this week, journeyed to his first career ATP final by ousting Denis Shapovalov of Canada 7-5, 6-4 in his first career ATP semifinal on Saturday night. He broke Denis again at the start of the second set when the Canadian sent a forehand long and the victor was nearly known after another break for Tiafoe in game three following another backhand error from Shapovalov. (more...)

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