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Investigation launched after cleaner finds needles inside Commonwealth Games Athletes Village Investigation launched after cleaner finds needles inside Commonwealth Games Athletes Village
- Апреля 03, 2018

Prior to the CGF meeting here, there was a feeling that the Indian contingent could be in trouble amid reports that its boxers possessed syringes in violation of the event's "no needle policy". Mr Nieva said his boxers had undergone doping tests since the syringes were discovered and his team now understood the strictness of the no-needles policy. (more...)
Poulter Prevails In Houston Poulter Prevails In Houston
- Апреля 03, 2018

Lee believes the form Poulter has shown of late means he has a chance this week to come out on top. "Last week was painful, and to come here this week, I was exhausted, I was frustrated on Thursday, I didn't play my best stuff", Poulter said. (more...)
Seahawks announce offseason program dates Seahawks announce offseason program dates
- Апреля 02, 2018

The Kansas City Chiefs are officially two weeks away from having players return for the voluntary offseason workout program. The team can also have separated practices with the offense, defense and special teams, but no live contact is permitted. (more...)
Mora: Josh Rosen needs to be challenged intellectually Mora: Josh Rosen needs to be challenged intellectually
- Апреля 02, 2018

Jim Mora's sideline commentary isn't doing much to improve quarterback Josh Rosen's draft stock. It's up to either the Cleveland Browns , New York Giants (or possibly Buffalo Bills), or the New York Jets to nab Rosen. According to reports, Rosen was a bit taken aback by the comments from his ex-coach. His arm talent, intelligence, and his ability to see the game and diagnose the game is rare. (more...)
Here's Insane Video of Aaron Donald Training With Knives Here's Insane Video of Aaron Donald Training With Knives
- Апреля 03, 2018

There may be nothing more unconventional than sparring with your trainer who is sporting big arm pads and a pair of knives that look like were removed from the cutlery block in your kitchen. The last thing we need is people getting stabbed because they're trying to work on their rip and swim moves. One would imagine there's a lot of high-stress work involved in becoming one of the best defensive weapons in the National Football League, both on and off the playing field. (more...)
Nuggets 128, Bucks 125 - OT Nuggets 128, Bucks 125 - OT
- Апреля 03, 2018

The Nuggets (42-35) moved within a game of eighth-place New Orleans, which lost its fourth straight Sunday, and 1½ games of Minnesota, which also lost. He made all three free throws to send the game to OT. He drained them both after missing a pair with 16.8 seconds left. However, they allowed Denver to get back in the game no thanks to some shoddy defensive plays and an offense that seemed to have died in the middle of the last quarter. (more...)
The Sedin Twins Will Retire at the End of the NHL Season The Sedin Twins Will Retire at the End of the NHL Season
- Апреля 02, 2018

Say what you want about the Sedins, but their careers have been both remarkable and eerily symmetrical. "Vancouver has given us so much and we've tried to give everything we have in return". Both have put amassed outstanding NHL careers and they could both wind up enshrined alongside one another in the Hockey Hall of Fame in the future. (more...)
ETSU football coach Randy Sanders placed on leave pending investigation ETSU football coach Randy Sanders placed on leave pending investigation
- Апреля 02, 2018

No other details were provided in the one-sentence in a statement. East Tennessee State head football coach Randy Sanders has been placed on paid administrative leave by the university. Sanders was hired December 17 to replace Carl Torbush, who announced his retirement at the end of the 2017 season. With Sanders on leave, ETSU now has lost its head coach and offensive coordinator as it finishes spring practice. (more...)
ESPN announces launch of subscription streaming service called ESPN+ ESPN announces launch of subscription streaming service called ESPN+
- Апреля 02, 2018

If you want to survive in the post-cable world, you're going to need a standalone streaming app - one that doesn't require you to sign into your non-existent cable provider to watch content. MLS, too, will have exclusive content, with more than 250 games through the MLS Live out-of-market schedule. It won't feature events from the Power Five conferences, including the Big Ten, SEC and Big 12. (more...)
Bayern defender happy to avoid Liverpool in Champions League Bayern defender happy to avoid Liverpool in Champions League
- Апреля 02, 2018

They have had a disappointing domestic campaign and are sixth in the La Liga standings but after beating Manchester United in the last 16 of Europe's premier club competition they have achieved something memorable. One of the major contributor to the team's dominance last year and this year is James Rodriguez who they took on a two-year loan last summer, for which Bayern was already committed to paying 13m euros. (more...)
Dele Alli's doubles dampen Chelsea's chances of finishing in top four Dele Alli's doubles dampen Chelsea's chances of finishing in top four
- Апреля 02, 2018

Like I've said before, what people say, I try not to let it affect me as much as I can. "For me, it was just about helping the team as much as I can. It looked like being a familiar tale of woe for the north London side when Hugo Lloris's error of judgement allowed Alvaro Morata to head Chelsea in front after half an hour. (more...)
Clipping? LeBron takes on Alabama football over barber show Clipping? LeBron takes on Alabama football over barber show
- Апреля 02, 2018

If you were unaware, James has his own show that is very similar to "Shop Talk" titled " Uninterrupted ", which also takes place in a barbershop setting. The multimedia platform sent a letter to Alabama on Monday, addressing concerns over possible copyright infringement and intellectual property theft. (more...)
Faf du Plessis gets to 100 amid questions about bowlers' fitness Faf du Plessis gets to 100 amid questions about bowlers' fitness
- Апреля 02, 2018

With South Africa leading the series 2-1, their batting effort made sure they would secure their first home series win against Australia since 1969-70, whether or not their bowling options were limited. The home side have a fitness worry as seamer Morne Morkel, playing in his final Test before retirement from worldwide cricket, was forced from the field with a left side strain, but he did return to the pitch after the interval and will be monitored overnight. (more...)
Yankees' home opener postponed after Bronx bombed by snow Yankees' home opener postponed after Bronx bombed by snow
- Апреля 02, 2018

NY has been hit by a series of snowstorms in the last month and the latest came on 2 April with the city waking up to several inches of snow on Monday morning. That storm kept the Yankees off the field for a full five days until Sunday, April 11, when NY finally opened the season against the White Sox. The Yankees won't be taking the field in the Bronx on Monday. (more...)
Royals bring in Klaasen to replace suspended Smith Royals bring in Klaasen to replace suspended Smith
- Апреля 02, 2018

The Board of Cricket Control in India confirmed the news on Monday. Currently, both Warner and Smith are serving one year bans from Cricket Australia while Cameron Bancroft, the player who went through with the act of tampering with the ball was handed a nine month ban. (more...)
Chargers sign Geno Smith Chargers sign Geno Smith
- Апреля 02, 2018

However, Smith forever went down in NY infamy in December, when the Giants' leadership, dealing with what became the first 3-13 season in franchise history, chose to start Smith for the team's visit to Oakland. In that process, Smith ended Manning's streak of 210 consecutive starts. After playing behind one iron-man quarterback with the Giants, Smith will be doing the same in 2018 with Philip Rivers , who became entrenched as the team's starter after two years as a backup. (more...)
Drive, chip and putt qualifying opens Drive, chip and putt qualifying opens
- Апреля 02, 2018

Eighty youngsters competed, 10 in each of four age groups for boys and for girls. Organized in partnership with the USGA and the PGA of America, Drive, Chip and Putt was created to provide every kid, of every ability, an accessible opportunity to connect with golf. (more...)
Conte 'can't wait to leave' says Vialli Conte 'can't wait to leave' says Vialli
- Апреля 02, 2018

That's how I looked at it. I think there have been a couple of things that have affected Alli's form, and that of the whole Tottenham team too. I was feeling strong [after the injury] last year and that's what I'll try [to] do this year. (more...)
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte explains booting water bottles in Spurs defeat Chelsea boss Antonio Conte explains booting water bottles in Spurs defeat
- Апреля 02, 2018

Tottenham are now eight points ahead of the reigning champions. There will be many pieces to laud Pochettino as a genius, but this is not one of them: while he out-smarted his rival on the day; a record of no trophies in four years is one which would be considered acceptable for only one of the teams in this particular London derby. (more...)
Red Sox defeat the Rays, 2-1 Red Sox defeat the Rays, 2-1
- Апреля 02, 2018

BLUE JAYS 5, YANKEES 3: Yangervis Solarte hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning and Kevin Pillar added an insurance run by stealing second, third and home to send Toronto over NY for its first win of the season. Tampa Bay's defense kept the Red Sox from a big inning as right fielder Carlos Gomez threw out Brock Holt , who tried to score from second on Devers' hit, and left fielder Smith made a lunging catch on J.D. (more...)