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Alonso off spins in Barcelona testing Alonso off spins in Barcelona testing
- February 26, 2018

It was Alonso's sixth lap of the morning. The two-time Formula 1 world champion lost control at the last corner of the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona when his right rear wheel came off. The problems with Honda were so severe at the time the Amazon documentary "Grand Prix Driver" - released earlier this year - showed McLaren bosses had genuine fears Alonso would lose patience and quit on the eve of the 2017 season. (more...)
Winter Olympics: Garlic Girls' dream crushed as Sweden takes curling gold Winter Olympics: Garlic Girls' dream crushed as Sweden takes curling gold
- February 26, 2018

Gangneung resident Park Young-moon, 72, said: "I was interested in curling from the Sochi Games but my interest soared even more because our team is so good this year". The dinner was hosted by South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the presidential residence. The export breakdown by product comes after data on Friday showed trade with North Korea fell to the lowest level in dollar terms on records going back to June 2014. (more...)
EPL: Manchester United v Chelsea: Conte predicts Mourinho's lineup EPL: Manchester United v Chelsea: Conte predicts Mourinho's lineup
- February 26, 2018

Former Cheslea FC midfielder Lampard is backing Lukaku to develop into an even better striker at Old Trafford despite a mixed start at Manchester United . " Alexis is working really hard", Matic added. Graeme Souness criticised Alexis Sanchez following his performance for Manchester United against Chelsea on Super Sunday . (more...)
Taylor, Santner heroics get New Zealand home over England Taylor, Santner heroics get New Zealand home over England
- February 26, 2018

But his efforts proved in vain as New Zealand eclipsed England's score of 284-8 with four balls to spare, thanks largely to Ross Taylor's 18th one-day global century in a stand of 178 with Tom Latham , who made 79. Things got better for the hosts too, as Taylor, in after Williamson's dismissal, hit an incredible 113 from 116 balls to give New Zealand hope of victory. (more...)
OAR outlast Germany for Olympic ice hockey gold in overtime classic OAR outlast Germany for Olympic ice hockey gold in overtime classic
- February 26, 2018

But a pair of twin sisters from Grand Forks wouldn't let it happen again. "We were really close to being Olympic champions, but in a little bit of time we will be very happy about this special tournament, " said German defenseman Jonas Mueller, who scored his team's go ahead goal with 3:16 left in the contest. (more...)
National Basketball Association agent Dan Fegan killed in auto accident National Basketball Association agent Dan Fegan killed in auto accident
- February 26, 2018

Fegan's five-year-old son and a 29-year-old woman were also in the SUV and airlifted to a hospital in Denver with "serious injuries". He was sacked " for cause " by Independent Sports and Entertainment in March of 2017. Fegan then filed a suit against ISE President & CEO Hank Ratner asking for at least $30 million, saying Ratner "orchestrated a Machiavellian conspiracy to destroy ..." Terrible news for Fegan's family. (more...)
National Basketball Association on TNT proposes Black Panther uniform National Basketball Association on TNT proposes Black Panther uniform
- February 26, 2018

Also, " Black Panther " is now one of just four films to make $100 million in its second weekend, alongside " Star Wars Episode VII", " Jurassic World " and " The Avengers ". Experts say by the end of this weekend, it's likely Black Panther will be one of the all time top 10 grossing superhero releases in North America. (more...)
Salah scores again as Liverpool thrash West Ham and Newcastle, Bournemouth draw Salah scores again as Liverpool thrash West Ham and Newcastle, Bournemouth draw
- February 26, 2018

It took Jurgen Klopp's men 29 minutes to get their noses in front when midfielder Emre Can climbed above Patrice Evra to head Salah's corner past Adrian, but they were in complete control within 12 minutes of the restart when Salah and then Firmino struck in quick succession. (more...)
Is Dana White hinting at a Lesnar return? Is Dana White hinting at a Lesnar return?
- February 26, 2018

Though Brock Lesnar is now the reigning and defending WWE Universal Champion, rumors of him someday coming back to his old UFC stomping grounds are never really that far behind. " Brock Lesnar does what Brock Lesnar wants to do". Heyman also added that UFC fighters aren't in prime shape, as they tire their bodies out with camps and having to cut weight. (more...)
Sheriff says only one deputy at fault in Florida school shooting Sheriff says only one deputy at fault in Florida school shooting
- February 26, 2018

Hager's call for Israel's removal came after the armed school resource officer at Marjory Stoneman Douglas, Deputy Scot Peterson , resigned Thursday following his suspension amid accusations he did nothing to stop the massacre. "There is a one deputy that worked there". Tapper angrily asked about the department's decision to ignore the red flags, and whether he thought the shooting may have never happened had the department done their job. (more...)
Claim From Spain: Manchester United Fix Asking Price For David de Gea Claim From Spain: Manchester United Fix Asking Price For David de Gea
- February 26, 2018

United came within minutes of losing him to Madrid two-and-a-half years ago after a £35m deal was agreed and only a faulty fax machine prevented the move from going through before the deadline. "I hate to say it, but I still believe he could go there". "He's obviously showing he's the best goalkeeper in the world and if Madrid want him you can understand David wanting to go there, as much as we don't want him to". (more...)
Winter Olympics: Russia grabs gold in ice hockey Winter Olympics: Russia grabs gold in ice hockey
- February 26, 2018

Both acts served as a reminder of the enormous popularity of K-pop ― a genre that has amassed a huge following across the globe, well beyond the boundaries of its native South Korea . With the tilt toward Asia, perhaps Korean pilot Won Yunjong provided a tied-in-a-bow end when becoming the first Asian to win an Olympic medal in bobsled, tying Sunday for the silver medallion with Germany's Nico Walther. (more...)
City have to lift titles - Guardiola focused on Wembley glory against Arsenal City have to lift titles - Guardiola focused on Wembley glory against Arsenal
- February 26, 2018

Spanish media reports claimed the Guardia searched an aircraft belonging to Manchester City manager Guardiola earlier this week when it landed at Barcelona's El Prat airport from Manchester. They left shortly after without saying anything to Guardiola . Wenger has won the FA Cup a record seven times since he took the helm at Arsenal but has twice been beaten in the final of the League Cup, by Chelsea in 2007 and Birmingham City in 2011. (more...)
Ivanka Trump at Olympics for politics, to back athletes Ivanka Trump at Olympics for politics, to back athletes
- February 26, 2018

A white house official says the vice president talked with South Korean President Moon Jae-in about the possibility of the US talking with North Korea , but only after South Korea meets with the North, and while still keeping pressure on North Korea to stop its nuclear weapons program. (more...)
Raheem Sterling's future at Manchester City has been 'plunged into doubt' Raheem Sterling's future at Manchester City has been 'plunged into doubt'
- February 26, 2018

The England worldwide has been one of the stars of City's outstanding season, scoring 20 goals for Pep Guardiola's side. Sterling, thought to be earning £180,000-per-week, is now under contract at the Etihad Stadium until 2020, which would mean he will enter the final two years of that deal this summer. (more...)
Marcelo: If Ronaldo wasn't happy at Madrid, he wouldn't be here Marcelo: If Ronaldo wasn't happy at Madrid, he wouldn't be here
- February 26, 2018

Asensio was the provider once again four minutes later, this time around it was Brazilian left-back Marcelo who diverted his cross into the net. "The fans have helped us a lot and we felt their warmth". "We started the match well, but we let in a goal", the 33-year-old said. "We have to go to Paris to win and to score goals, to be calm and to qualify for the next phase", Ronaldo added. (more...)
Tim Tebow hurt in freak sprinkler mishap at spring training Tim Tebow hurt in freak sprinkler mishap at spring training
- February 26, 2018

Tebow is in his second spring training with the Mets, after he spent last spring with the club. Last week, the Mets general manager, Sandy Alderson said that Tebow will play in the major leagues. The former Heisman Trophy victor is preparing for his second professional baseball season. The former National Football League quarter is just fine, though, as he's been taking batting practice since suffering the injury. (more...)
Brendan Rodgers urges Celtic to move on from Europa League exit Brendan Rodgers urges Celtic to move on from Europa League exit
- February 26, 2018

As the game opened up further, McLean's wonderful pass on the half-turn just evaded May as he raced in on Hoops goalkeeper Dorus de Vries . We have been in four competitions, which was a great effort by the players. "But I think it's important we have a strength, a confidence, an attitude that shows we expect to get something from the game". 'Every time we have played Aberdeen there has always been a story around us going there, ' smiled Rodgers. (more...)
West Ham fans complain about one David Moyes decision after Liverpool West Ham fans complain about one David Moyes decision after Liverpool
- February 26, 2018

A first-half header from Emre Can had Liverpool on their way, before later efforts from Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane meant Michail Antonio's goal was no more than a consolation for the visitors. He said: "It's a nice moment, but nothing more". And it was always possible that the end result would be a score that the club would want to forget instantly. (more...)
Tottenham star Dele Alli is no diver - Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson Tottenham star Dele Alli is no diver - Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson
- February 26, 2018

Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson has defended Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli over his diving claims. Alli has been under intense scrutiny since being booked for diving in the 2-2 draw at Liverpool earlier this month - his third yellow card for simulation since joining Spurs in 2015, more than any other Premier League player in that period. (more...)

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