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Ex-Man City and Arsenal midfielder Samir Nasri banned from football Ex-Man City and Arsenal midfielder Samir Nasri banned from football
- Марта 02, 2018

UEFA has confirmed that Samir Nasri has been banned from football for six months after taking a drip treatment while on holiday. Former Arsenal and Manchester City star Samir Nasri has been banned from football for six months. At the time of the treatment, Nasri was playing at Spanish team Sevilla on loan from Manchester City. Disciplinary proceedings were opened in March previous year and the decision was taken last week. (more...)
FA Cup Report: Swansea City v Sheffield Wednesday 27 February 2018 FA Cup Report: Swansea City v Sheffield Wednesday 27 February 2018
- Марта 02, 2018

Second-half strikes from substitute Jordan Ayew and Nathan Dyer were enough to see off the Championship outfit in their fifth round replay and set up a last-eight tussle with the winners of tonight's clash between Tottenham and Rochdale . (more...)
Hip injury woes for Rafael Nadal Hip injury woes for Rafael Nadal
- Марта 01, 2018

Laureus is a global movement that uses the power of sport to tackle the most devastating social challenges in the world. Nadal, favoured to win the tournament and a two-time champion in 2005 and 2013, had been due to face compatriot Feliciano Lopez. (more...)
Maruti February sales up 15% at 149824 units Maruti February sales up 15% at 149824 units
- Марта 01, 2018

Based on the details we have so far, Maruti Suzuki India saw a substantial spike in sales numbers last month with total sales almost touching the 1.5 lakh mark, which was majorly aided by the sales of the new-gen Swift hatchback. Domestic sales saw a growth of 3 per cent with 11,864 units, against the 11,543 units sold in February 2017 in India. The mini segment comprising old workhorses Alto and WagonR grew 2.1% after several months of negative growth. (more...)
LeBron James on NCAA: 'It's Corrupt' LeBron James on NCAA: 'It's Corrupt'
- Марта 01, 2018

Talking about the recent NCAA findings, James said that the NCAA is a "corrupt" organization. LeBron James recorded his 13th triple-double of the National Basketball Association ( NBA ) season with 31 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists, as the Cleveland Cavaliers withstood a stiff challenge from the visiting Brooklyn Nets and posted a 129-123 victory on Tuesday (Feb 27) at the Quicken Loans Arena. (more...)
How Redskins' Kirk Cousins Will Approach Free-Agency Process How Redskins' Kirk Cousins Will Approach Free-Agency Process
- Марта 01, 2018

Cousins started the last three seasons, twice setting franchise records for passing yards. "Kirk has been here for six years and I'm sure there have been opportunities that deals could have been worked out", Williams said. As the Jets get their quarterback search going, it was revealed their presumed No. 1 target will indeed become a free agent. Cousins is an intelligent player and will undoubtedly want to know all the facts about the team he plans to spend a very long time with in order ... (more...)
Manchester United 'must finish second' in Premier League Manchester United 'must finish second' in Premier League
- Марта 01, 2018

Jose Mourinho has all but conceded the title to Manchester City this season. However, the 24-year-old, who has scored 22 goals in all competitions in 2017-18, feels his consistency in the top flight is often overlooked. Was the United boss spontaneously inspired to let his player know just how much he appreciated him? True, it allowed Chelsea to create more chances than United's opponents usually do, but it was a much more positive performance. (more...)
Kentucky rolls past Ole Miss in home finale, 96-78 Kentucky rolls past Ole Miss in home finale, 96-78
- Марта 01, 2018

Shai with the ideal pass to PJ Washington for the dunk. "We weren't aware of (how big the win was) until (Calipari) came and told us after the game", Gabriel said. "They really turned up the pressure". Gilgeous-Alexander had three blocked shots and Green had two steals. "I thought Ole Miss outhustled us, beat us to 50-50 balls, and until the last 15 minutes, we got after it a little bit". (more...)
Full House Creator Fired In Wake Of Inappropriate Behavior Allegations Full House Creator Fired In Wake Of Inappropriate Behavior Allegations
- Марта 01, 2018

Check out the new trailer. As a result of the allegations, Franklin, is out as Fuller House's showrunner and Warner Bros. TV announced Franklin's sacking, the show's creator took to Instagram to say farewell to the series. Best known for his work on the original Full House , Hangin' With Mister Cooper, and a short-lived sitcom based on the children's book Stuart Little , Franklin built his career on family-friendly entertainment. (more...)
Trump Chooses Digital Media Director to Run his 2020 Presidential Campaign Trump Chooses Digital Media Director to Run his 2020 Presidential Campaign
- Марта 01, 2018

The Trump campaign's data analytics operation is also under scrutiny by special counsel Robert Mueller, CNN reported in May 2017. Parscale (42) based in San Antonio, Texas, was the Trump campaign's digital director in 2016 and had performed digital duties for Trump's businesses, the Trump Organisation, before the campaign. (more...)
Tokyo 2020 Mascots Have a Futuristic, Pokemon Feel Tokyo 2020 Mascots Have a Futuristic, Pokemon Feel
- Марта 01, 2018

The social media had mixed reactions, as some people wanted them to be more "round" and "huggable". According to organizers, the mascots - created by character designer and illustrator, Ryo Taniguchi - have "opposite personalities" but "respect each other and are very good friends". (more...)
England striker staying at Spurs to win titles - Pochettino England striker staying at Spurs to win titles - Pochettino
- Марта 01, 2018

Kane is said to be at the very top of Real's summer list of targets as they eye a major squad revamp after a poor season domestically, while Alli has been consistently linked with a move to Madrid ever since breaking into the Spurs first team back in 2015. (more...)
Tim Lincecum in discussions with Rangers Tim Lincecum in discussions with Rangers
- Марта 01, 2018

After sitting out all of 2017, Lincecum held a workout earlier this month with scouts from roughly 20 big league clubs in attendance. Scouts also commented that his breaking ball looked better than it did toward the end of his time in San Francisco or with the Angels. (more...)
What we learned during the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 — NASCAR Atlanta What we learned during the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 — NASCAR Atlanta
- Марта 01, 2018

And for the most part, it meant very little in the grand scheme of things. "We are honored to partner with Ford to power these Ford Fusions". A day after leading 141 laps of a 163-lap Xfinity Series race, Harvick dominated Sunday's Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race to the tune of 181 laps led and a margin of victory of almost 3 seconds. (more...)
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Washington Wizards - 2/27/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction Milwaukee Bucks vs. Washington Wizards - 2/27/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- Марта 01, 2018

Bucks: The Wizard's 40 points in the first quarter were the most the Bucks have allowed in that period this season. Washington improved to 2 1/2 games ahead of the sixth-place Bucks . The Wizards are 20th in rebounding with almost 43 per game, and are in the Top 5 in assists with 24.6 per game. Washington recovered and stretched its lead back to three on a step-back jumper from Beal with 7:07 remaining. (more...)
Lukaku ´expects a bit more respect´ for Manchester United goalscoring form Lukaku ´expects a bit more respect´ for Manchester United goalscoring form
- Марта 01, 2018

As the player noted, his goalscoring record is hard to argue with, as the 24-year-old has been among the most prolific forwards in the Premier League in recent seasons. "I want to do better for the team". After 6.5 seasons in the Premier League, there isn't much left for Lukaku to prove ability-wise. At the end of the day, I'm at Manchester United and I want to win trophies. (more...)
Pension Bill Meets With Pushback In First Hearing Pension Bill Meets With Pushback In First Hearing
- Марта 01, 2018

Bowen outlined proposed changes to the bill, including one that would revise a cutback in cost-of-living raises for retired teachers. In his budget address in January , Gov. Newly revealed state budget proposals emerged from committee late Wednesday and are soon headed to the Kentucky House floor for a vote. The current funding ratio of KTRS is estimated to be 55 percent, and the last time this pension plan was 90 percent funded was in 2001. (more...)
Pundit heavily critical of Alexis Sanchez; questions Alvaro Morata Pundit heavily critical of Alexis Sanchez; questions Alvaro Morata
- Марта 01, 2018

The Chile global scored on his home debut for United in the 2-0 win over Huddersfield earlier this month, but he has not scored for the club since then. This has lead Anthony Martial to believe that this ardent lack of communication between both him and the Old Trafford side, has been a lack of recognition for the amount of progress the 22-year-old has made this season. (more...)
6 in a row: Pelicans set Suns 6 in a row: Pelicans set Suns
- Марта 01, 2018

Davis is fueling the Pelicans' resurgence, scoring an average of 41.5 points per game on 54.2 percent shooting and grabbing 15 rebounds per outing during their winning streak. Emeka Okafor, brought back to the National Basketball Association for the first time since 2013 about a week after Cousins' injury, scored 14 points. (more...)
NFL Draft Rumors: Cleveland Browns aren't high on any QB NFL Draft Rumors: Cleveland Browns aren't high on any QB
- Марта 01, 2018

The question is: In which round of the 2018 NFL Draft will the Cleveland Browns attempt to find said player? There is a perception Rosen has a bad attitude and in a February 21 mock draft by ESPN's Mel Kiper, Rosen fell from going second overall to the Giants all the way down to 11th to the Dolphins, raising some eyebrows. (more...)