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Daytona 500: NASCAR Xfinity Series ends in huge 18-car pile-up
- Февраля 18, 2019

This is such a great team and I know we can show them what we're doing here. On the overtime restart, Hamlin was ideal and was able to hold off Busch. "There was some good racing today", Busch said. More than half the field was involved in the accident, which began when Paul Menard pushed Matt DiBenedetto into the wall, with those behind left with little hope of avoiding the wreck. (more...)
Wawrinka loses his 1st final since comeback from knee injury Wawrinka loses his 1st final since comeback from knee injury
- Февраля 18, 2019

I think the match against Gael will be different, the conditions will be better for him here. "I had the unconditional support of the fans all week and that respect is something that makes me feel good despite the bad result". A week after falling to Daniil Medvedev in the Sofia Open semi-finals, Monfils's relentless court coverage proved the difference as he defeated the Russian 4-6 6-3 6-4. (more...)
Sanchez admits he 'worries' about poor Manchester United form Sanchez admits he 'worries' about poor Manchester United form
- Февраля 18, 2019

Sanchez was lured from Premier League rivals Arsenal to United by Mourinho in January last year, however, the 30-year-old forward fell out of favour prior to the Portuguese's departure. The Norwegian pulled no punches when he said, "I can't do anything about Alexis Sanchez ", immediately after a 2-0 defeat to Paris St Germain in midweek following yet another anonymous display from the Chilean. (more...)
Mike Flynn's reaction to meeting Pep Guardiola before Newport played Manchester City Mike Flynn's reaction to meeting Pep Guardiola before Newport played Manchester City
- Февраля 18, 2019

Today was a good test for him, it's not the fact he can not run because he runs incredible but it's the second balls and the long balls, it's a good test for him and he learnt a lot, I'm sure. "I'm quite surprised", Guardiola told BBC Sport Wales. "A big congratulations to Newport for reaching this stage. Every throw-in and free-kick, they are always risky because they train a lot and do it really well". (more...)
Justin Thomas, Adam Scott lead at 10-under as darkness halts play Justin Thomas, Adam Scott lead at 10-under as darkness halts play
- Февраля 18, 2019

The 14-time major champion - who has never lifted the trophy at Riviera in 11 prior appearances - was two-over through seven holes before rolling in a 15-foot birdie putt at th eighth. "Four three-putts is ridiculous". "He made tough conditions look easy", Woods said. Scott said he has a few more veteran moves up his sleeve heading to what shapes as a very long weekend... (more...)
Raikkonen covers 33 laps in Raikkonen covers 33 laps in "positive" first run for Alfa Romeo
- Февраля 18, 2019

Although the former Sauber team's vehicle is not being officially revealed until the opening morning of winter testing on Monday, the Swiss team conducted a filming day at Fiorano in Italy with new signing Kimi Raikkonen . "The whole team is pushing to start the season with the best possible base". He said the 2019 auto, which is yet to be seen publicly, is "beautiful". (more...)
Colin Kaepernick’s attorney says QB ‘absolutely wants to play’ in the NFL Colin Kaepernick’s attorney says QB ‘absolutely wants to play’ in the NFL
- Февраля 18, 2019

Geragos also told the network he couldn't comment on anything regarding the settlement because it includes a confidentiality agreement. "He wants to compete at the highest level", said Geragos. Geragos also told CNN that some former Patriots coaches could also be interested in Kaepernick, although declined to name names. Former Patriots defensive coordinators Matt Patricia and Brian Flores are now head coaches of the Detroit Lions and Miami Dolphins, respectively. (more...)
Thomas seizes Riviera lead as Woods surges Thomas seizes Riviera lead as Woods surges
- Февраля 18, 2019

Woods returned in the early hours of Sunday morning to finish off his third round after getting off to a flying start late Saturday. He immediately dropped a shot at the fourth hole, his first of the day, then made a couple of shaking pars before managing to knock in a 24-foot birdie putt at the ninth. (more...)
Davis suffers bruised shoulder in win over Thunder Davis suffers bruised shoulder in win over Thunder
- Февраля 15, 2019

When the second half began, the Pelicans announced that Davis was out of the remainder of the game with a left shoulder injury, putting his availability for this weekend's All-Star Game in doubt. The Wizards have allowed opponents to score 112.4 points per 100 possessions this season (26th in the NBA ). For example, the Charlotte Hornets (the All-Star Game hosts) finished on the road and were beat soundly (38 point differential) by the Magic. (more...)
Golfers In Chief: The presidents who played golf, from Taft to Trump Golfers In Chief: The presidents who played golf, from Taft to Trump
- Февраля 15, 2019

Of the 16 courses that Trump owns around the world, three of them have the TrackMan Simulator installed, leading insiders to believe that the system is the one now installed at the White House . Although Trump has yet to test out his new indoor set up, the President has still played on an outdoor course "about 139 times as president", according to The Post . (more...)
Vertonghen shines as Tottenham cruise past Dortmund 3-0 Vertonghen shines as Tottenham cruise past Dortmund 3-0
- Февраля 15, 2019

As a 15-year-old Tottenham academy hopeful, Harry Winks was given the honour of being a flag-bearer before the club's Champions League group phase tie against Real Madrid at White Hart Lane in 2011. "The only thing I can think of is we just didn't come out with the same mentality". The visitors enjoyed their fair share of highlights but were not clinical in the final third - that was when they took part and had the ball at their feet. (more...)
Time appears to be up for Case Keenum in Denver after trade Time appears to be up for Case Keenum in Denver after trade
- Февраля 15, 2019

Breaking: Baltimore has agreement in principle to trade former Super Bowl MVP Joe Flacco to the Broncos , league sources told ESPN . Flacco is due $18.5 million in 2019, $20.25 million in 2020 and $24.25 million in 2021. In early 2013, Flacco earned Super Bowl XLVII MVP honors, for a 22-of-33 performance that resulted in almost 300 yards and three touchdowns in a 34-31 win over the San Francisco 49ers . (more...)
Even if Chiefs were interested, Steelers are unlikely to trade Antonio Brown Even if Chiefs were interested, Steelers are unlikely to trade Antonio Brown
- Февраля 14, 2019

In response to reports criticizing his value to the organization, Brown simply tweeted out "trade me". What would it take to pair Aaron Rodgers, arguably the league's most talented QB, with Brown? Brown caught 104 passes for 1,297 yards and 15 touchdowns in 15 games during the 2018-19 season. (more...)
New chapter? More like a new book, says Racing Point F1 team New chapter? More like a new book, says Racing Point F1 team
- Февраля 14, 2019

During a pre-media day at the Canadian International AutoShow in Toronto, a new identity and livery was unveiled, with more navy blue added to the pink from remaining sponsor BWT. As well, the Formula 1 season begins in Melbourne, Australia in March, not in Barcelona . "Now is the time to show what we can really do, now that we have all the tools in place". (more...)
Steph Curry: Warriors star MOCKED by NBA Twitter after Trail Blazers loss Steph Curry: Warriors star MOCKED by NBA Twitter after Trail Blazers loss
- Февраля 14, 2019

The Blazers' bench reacted accordingly to the huge block and the Warriors didn't care for the way they celebrated. The Golden State Warriors have the best record in the Western Conference and the second best record in the National Basketball Association heading into the All-Star break. (more...)
Woods gets elevated status at Riviera, now wants victory Woods gets elevated status at Riviera, now wants victory
- Февраля 14, 2019

Despite the difficulties of the course, Woods shares the belief among players that Riviera is one of the better venues on tour. "This golf course exposes the best players in the world, so I think it definitely deserves it, and it's worth everyone's while to have the person who wins it have a three-year exemption". (more...)
American sports shop that boycotted Nike after Kaepernick advert has shut down American sports shop that boycotted Nike after Kaepernick advert has shut down
- Февраля 14, 2019

Martin said that despite having NFL apparel for every team in the league sold at his store, he now isn't selling the jerseys of any current NFL player because of his decision to boycott Nike . The former NFL quarterback started kneeling during the National Anthem before football games in 2016, sparking a movement among other NFL players, including Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall . (more...)
PSG inflicts Solskjaer's first United loss; Roma beats Porto 2-1 PSG inflicts Solskjaer's first United loss; Roma beats Porto 2-1
- Февраля 14, 2019

Twenty years after that era-defining goal, Solskjaer's first Champions League match as United manager was far less enjoyable. He threatened early in the second half with a header that David De Gea saved and, after Presnel Kimpembe's 53rd-minute opener, it was Mbappe who delivered the killer blow in the 60th minute. (more...)
Fabinho tells Liverpool team-mates 'joy' will be key to title success Fabinho tells Liverpool team-mates 'joy' will be key to title success
- Февраля 14, 2019

And Klopp's charges are through to face Bayern Munich in the last-16 of the Champions League . There were a number of bumps in the road early on but Fabinho is now happy with the level he is showing but believes there is significantly more to come and the more time he spends working the Klopp, the higher his levels will become. (more...)
Eric Reid: New Panthers contract more proof of NFL owners' conspiracy Eric Reid: New Panthers contract more proof of NFL owners' conspiracy
- Февраля 14, 2019

He finished the season with 71 tackles, five pass breakups and one interception (should have been two) in 13 games. Reid said after a December 17 loss to the New Orleans Saints that he had been selected for drug testing for the seventh time since signing with Carolina in late September. (more...)