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Red Bull F1 Confirms Honda Engine Switch for 2019 Red Bull F1 Confirms Honda Engine Switch for 2019
- Июня 21, 2018

Renault is trying to build up its own factory team into a title contender - it is fourth in the 2018 championship ahead of this weekend's French Grand Prix at the Paul Ricard circuit. While the Honda of the hybrid era has garnered something of a reputation for unreliability and low power, it has made gains following the public split from McLaren previous year. (more...)
Pakistani cricketer Ahmed Shehzad fails dope test conducted ahead of Scotland series Pakistani cricketer Ahmed Shehzad fails dope test conducted ahead of Scotland series
- Июня 21, 2018

In a post on their official Twitter account, PCB mentioned a player getting "reportedly tested positive for a prohibited substance", refraining from naming Shehzad. He slammed three fifties and a century in the tournament where he scored 372 runs. Meanwhile, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is yet to consider their action against Shehzad. (more...)
Stephen Curry defends wife's Houston restaurant Stephen Curry defends wife's Houston restaurant
- Июня 21, 2018

A Houston restaurant that hasn't even opened yet has sparked a full on Yelp war between National Basketball Association rivals. But that's not stopping some folks from leaving negative reviews on Yelp. Stephen Curry holds the NBA Championship Trophy as he and his wife, Ayesha Curry ride in the Golden State Warriors' championship parade in downtown Oakland, Calif., June 12, 2018. (more...)
France to include Olivier Giroud, Blaise Matuidi in starting XI vs Peru
- Июня 21, 2018

France beat Australia 2-1 in their opening match last week, while Peru had suffered a 0-1 defeat to Denmark in their campaign opener. Peru captain Paolo Guerrero - who had initially been banned from the World Cup for a doping violation - was a substitute against Denmark, but could start in Yekaterinburg. (more...)
We will not let France bully us -Peru coach We will not let France bully us -Peru coach
- Июня 21, 2018

It was not the ideal way for Ricardo Gareca's entertaining side to start the showpiece tournament but left-back Miguel Trauco remains confident in Peru's ability to compete against the world's best. The South American side won 1-0 at the Parc des Princes. France and Peru's only previous encounter was a friendly in April 1982. Since then, France are unbeaten in their last seven World Cup fixtures against South American opposition (W3, D4) with three of the last four games ending ... (more...)
England's Starting XI? Gareth Southgate's Notes In Training Revealed England's Starting XI? Gareth Southgate's Notes In Training Revealed
- Июня 21, 2018

The Tottenham man missed the session because of the injury he picked up against Tunisia . Both players struggled to make any real impact against Tunisia in their Group G opener. Southgate has had physical problems himself after the England coach dislocated his shoulder while out jogging on Wednesday. Rashford strengthened his own case in England's final pre-World Cup friendly against Costa Rica, capping a lively performance with a spectacular long-range goal . (more...)
Sergej Milinkovic-Savic's father encourages his son to join Juventus Sergej Milinkovic-Savic's father encourages his son to join Juventus
- Июня 21, 2018

Remaining in Italy would be his father's preference, however, and he believes Juve can offer his son all he could need. " Juventus would be the ideal team, flawless for him", Nikola told Tuttosport . The Serbia global has enjoyed a remarkable season for Lazio, emerging as their most important player rampaging forward from midfield, and their failure to reach the Champions League makes it likely he will leave for pastures new this summer. (more...)
Player to watch in today's FIFA World Cup 2018 matches Player to watch in today's FIFA World Cup 2018 matches
- Июня 21, 2018

Huddersfield Town midfielder Aaron Mooy has played down suggestions he could leave the Premier League club if offers come in following his impressive display in a 2-1 World Cup defeat to France . Socceroos defender Trent Sainsbury says he wants the side to win the respect of Australian fans before focusing on what they have earnt from opposition nations. (more...)
'Lay off Messi', says Argentina coach before Croatia clash 'Lay off Messi', says Argentina coach before Croatia clash
- Июня 21, 2018

Wednesday's other matches saw Spain edge past Iran 1-0 thanks to Diego Costa's fortunate third goal in two matches which put them level at the top Group B with Portugal Iran, who had a precious second-half equaliser ruled out for offside by VAR, lie just a point behind the Iberian pair and can still guarantee qualification for the knockout stages for the first time by beating Portugal on Monday. (more...)
Alonso Eyeing Indy 500 after Le Mans Win Alonso Eyeing Indy 500 after Le Mans Win
- Июня 21, 2018

Alonso saw a potential top ten finish at Monaco scuppered by gearbox failure, whilst exhaust gremlins ended a dire 300th Grand Prix for the 36-year-old in Canada . " I think it looks like it has the potential to be a mega track, and going to a new venue always makes things exciting, as we're all in the same position learning its characteristics from scratch ". (more...)
Phillies fan injured by flying hot dog launched by Phanatic Phillies fan injured by flying hot dog launched by Phanatic
- Июня 21, 2018

CBSSports.com's Dayn Perry says this was no laughing matter, writing, "Yikes". Ms. McVay's potential right to recover against the Phillies nearly certainly would be governed by whatever the limiting language on her ticket said, i.e., whether wayward hot dogs were among the covered objects in the disclaimer. (more...)
Federation Internationale de Football Association 'extremely satisfied' with World Cup refereeing, calls VAR a success Federation Internationale de Football Association 'extremely satisfied' with World Cup refereeing, calls VAR a success
- Июня 21, 2018

However, the fact VAR can only overturn a decision which is deemed a "clear and obvious error" means all of those penalties were given and Zuber's goal was allowed to stand, because although the decisions were debatable, they were not clear mistakes. (more...)
Stanislas Wawrinka Ends Wretched Run With Solid Start At Queen's
- Июня 21, 2018

Marin Cilic of Croatia and Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland had a good start in the Queen's Club Championships, defeating Spain's Fernando Verdasco and the UK's Cameron Norrie respectively. "I'm pushing myself to get better and better every single match". " The knee feels good ". I can see it, like, week after week always something better and better. (more...)
Sampaoli yet to decide on Argentina XI to face Croatia
- Июня 21, 2018

Messi was under pressure to perform in Argentina's opening game of the tournament against Iceland, with his big rival Cristiano Ronaldo, scoring a hat-trick against Spain the day before. This will be the fifth meeting between Argentina and Croatia , with the South Americans winning twice to Croatia's one (D1). Croatia have one of the strongest midfields in the world and if the likes of Modric play well, they should be able to dominate the middle of the park. (more...)
Poland vs. Senegal - Football Match Report Poland vs. Senegal - Football Match Report
- Июня 21, 2018

The match was in the balance on the hour mark with the African side leading 1-0 when M'Baye Niang controversially doubled their advantage. Niang beat Szczesny to the ball and shot into an empty net. All hell broke loose, or may be comedy of errors, if you are a Senegal fan. "We also made a lot of simple mistakes, which makes it hard to attack". (more...)
Minnesota gets regular stop on the PGA Tour Minnesota gets regular stop on the PGA Tour
- Июня 21, 2018

The final 3M Championship in Minnesota will be played August 3-5 this year. The PGA Tour event will be held on the same course, the TPC Twin Cities. A press conference on the announcement is scheduled for 12:30 p.m. Cavner expects the event to host most of the PGA Tour's top players. With two existing events moving to the fall portion of the schedule, the PGA Tour has two vacancies in play for the 3M Open that are in the prime portion of the schedule. (more...)
Burger King apologizes for Russian World Cup pregnancy ad Burger King apologizes for Russian World Cup pregnancy ad
- Июня 21, 2018

The post included a photo of a woman caressing her baby bump. "As soon as it was brought to our attention, we had it removed". Women would also receive 3 million roubles ($64,000) under the offer, according to The Guardian . "Forward! We believe in you!" It said the offer "does not reflect our brand or our values and we are taking steps to ensure this type of activity does not happen again". (more...)
Russian Federation sour Salahs return to close in on last 16 Russian Federation sour Salahs return to close in on last 16
- Июня 21, 2018

Egypt were caught out early on two successive occasions but were riding their luck as both scenarios saw them go unpunished, with Aleksandr Golovin fumbling the clearest of the chances. Remarkably, it was the fifth own goal of the tournament so far. We are happy although we know that we have things to improve. "We respect each other and the relationship is best". (more...)
Japan and Senegal fans clean stadiums after World Cup matches Japan and Senegal fans clean stadiums after World Cup matches
- Июня 21, 2018

They're not alone in promoting clean spectating: Senegalese fans have also been spotted indulging their tidying-up tendencies during this year's competition; the two teams face each other on Sunday, virtually ensuring a spick-and-span stadium afterward. (more...)
Koepka survives Fleetwood challenge to win second straight US Open Koepka survives Fleetwood challenge to win second straight US Open
- Июня 21, 2018

The Houston Open had been penciled in for the date before the U.S. Open, but that doesn't mean Minnesota takes that spot. While watching her fiancé on the green at Shinnecock Hills , the Great One's daughter "erupted in euphorics" with two female friends, according to NJ.com , after the 33-year-old golfer made a birdie putt on the 72nd hole. (more...)