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by | February 27, 2019 | 02:14

Solskjaer told a news conference on Tuesday that there were "not a lot of positives" to report ahead of the trip to Selhurst Park after seeing his injury list grow during the 0-0 draw with Liverpool on Sunday. "We can't risk it. Maybe Southampton (on Saturday) but we're not going to risk another one". "I think we showed resilience to be able to keep a clean sheet against a team like that".

by | February 27, 2019 | 02:07

Svitolina, the sixth seed, was broken while serving for victory leading 5-4 in the final set on Friday. "I kind of like these dramatic matches". Bencic lost to Kvitova in the Australian Open third round in January - her third defeat in three meetings with the Czech - but said she has great respect for her opponent.

by | February 27, 2019 | 00:37

This rumor continues to persist as Harper remains unsigned well into spring training . The Dodgers reportedly only want to sign Harper to a short-term contract. The Washington Nationals , where Harper has played throughout his seven-year career, have apparently moved on. Manny Machado got $300 million, so if the Phillies can not spend $300 million on Machado (who they wanted more than Harper because he is a better overall player), then they should not be spending over $300 million on ...

by | February 26, 2019 | 02:03

He added that Tottenham were not consistent enough to win the league. "You want to win for the emotion, you know how important was the game and when you feel so disappointed and upset, you make some mistakes", he said. "We're finding ways to win once again, and there's a lot to be really pleased about, there;s some really good stuff, and the little in between things that we're doing really well, that we weren't doing as well early season, all the little details".

by | February 25, 2019 | 04:09

Dubai to reach her third final of the year. Eighth-seeded Marketa Vondrousova blasted past 17-year-old Anastasia Potapova of Russian Federation, 6-0, 6-2, in just 61 minutes to earn her spot in the final against Van Uytvanck. "I think from 3-5 [in the final set], I just completely zoomed out". 'He has a young family, you have to think about the quality of life for the rest of your life.

by | February 25, 2019 | 04:11

While India will be busy with the annual Indian Premier League T20 tournament before heading to the World Cup in England, the defending 50-over world champions will have another opportunity to hone their skills against Pakistan next month.

by | February 25, 2019 | 03:26

Outside in Oxford , counter protesters shouting "Who lost the war?" faced off against the fans of the confederacy as they walked from one Confederate monument in downtown Oxford to another on campus, The Clarion-Ledger reported . "We are exhausted of these hate groups coming to our school and portraying our campus like it is our actually university having these hate groups", Tyree said.

by | February 25, 2019 | 02:12

Their dip in form followed a promising period over Christmas when they beat both Chelsea and Manchester City , their last home success on Boxing Day. Exactly two years ago the club sacked Claudio Ranieri after a 2-1 first-leg defeat in the Champions League last 16 in Seville. Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers says that he has remained focused on Sunday's tie against Motherwell, despite quickly becoming one of the frontrunners for the vacant Leicester job.

by | February 25, 2019 | 01:56

He made back-to-back bogeys on the front nine that put him six behind, and then ran off three straight birdies to close the gap. Dustin Johnson watched a six-shot lead shrink to two before putting together enough birdies Saturday for a 5-under 66 and a four-shot lead over Rory McIlroy going into the final round of the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship.

by | February 25, 2019 | 01:39

Friday, the Blue Jackets also landed star center Matt Duchene from Ottawa for highly touted prospect Vitaly Abramov, Swedish prospect Jonathan Davidsson, and some draft picks. He's on a one-year deal and can be a restricted free agent this offseason. Duclair, who had 11 goals and eight assists in 52 games this year for Columbus, is moving to his fifth National Hockey League franchise in five seasons.

by | February 25, 2019 | 01:12

A moment of silence was observed before the game for Jimenez and his family. He was hit by Boeheim's vehicle while out of the auto. Boeheim has coached at Syracuse , his alma mater, since 1976 and is one of the most accomplished coaches in the country.

by | February 25, 2019 | 01:10

He rode Smith's challenge before lifting the ball audaciously over the advancing Lossl only to see the ball come back of the post with Rondon's follow-up suffering the same fate. His range of passing and link-up play injected life into a forward line that looked quicker and more fluid for his presence. "But definitely to be honest, there were some situations that we should have solved better and additionally, the red card didn't make it easy for us".

by | February 25, 2019 | 00:28

He said: 'Everything that could have gone wrong in the first half went wrong. United's approach was through direct balls to Marcus Rashford and Romelu Lukaku, but they were dealt a big blow early on with Ander Herrera forced off, as Andreas Perreira taking his place after just 21 minutes.

by | February 24, 2019 | 08:24

As per ANI , he was quoted as saying, "Our honest condolences to the families of CRPF soldiers who lost their lives in Pulwama Attack". The BCCI is yet to reach a common ground with the franchises on the workload management of the IPL bound players but Indian captain wants his men to be "responsible" and not over-exert themselves.

by | February 24, 2019 | 07:23

He finished runner-up a year ago on his debut at the Valspar Championship, to be held the week after The Players, and his current world ranking would qualify him for the following week's WGC-Dell Match Play in Austin, which is two weeks before the Masters.

by | February 24, 2019 | 06:29

Weatherspoon was given an additional free throw when a fan threw a small stuffed animal onto the court and Georgia was called for a technical foul. Allen was 10-for-19 from the field, including 3 of 6 from 3-point range, to finish with her season high in conference play. However, despite their overall record they are well coached and loaded with some great players.

by | February 24, 2019 | 04:41

We obviously don't know what was said but I think we can be sure that Mike will mention it in his report, because it goes down as an extraordinary incident. And Pochettino accepts it may now not matter if Spurs win their next two league matches against Chelsea and Arsenal . Spurs' Juan Foyth and Burnley's Phil Bardsley were booked for late challenges that could arguably have brought bigger punishments, and as the game entered its final quarter of an hour, Foyth came off to be ...

by | February 24, 2019 | 03:47

Head coach Jones has seen his England side make a ideal start to the Six Nations and, despite a break in the schedule this weekend, has already started to poke fun at next opponents Wales . "No disrespect to a very good Scotland side but playing at Twickenham is a tough ask for any side", Jenkins said. He's a fantastic coach, has done a fantastic job with England and has done throughout his career.

by | February 24, 2019 | 02:29

The New Orleans Pelicans' biggest impact on the 2018-19 playoff race may ultimately not be based on what they accomplish, but what they can prevent other teams from doing. James and co-host Maverick Carter reportedly filmed a segment for the show with Davis this past weekend amid All-Star Game festivities. Davis can become a free agent in 2020.

by | February 24, 2019 | 01:46

England have made two changes for Saturday's pivotal Six Nations clash against Wales in Cardiff with Jack Nowell and Ben Moon coming into the starting XV. In 2003 we played Wales in a quarter-final in Brisbane and were under the cosh but somehow came through. Several of those scores have come off the back of tactical kicks, with Farrell the leading orchestrator but by no means alone given fellow England backs Elliot Daly and Henry Slade, among others, have also put boot to ...

by | February 23, 2019 | 02:40

The pair, who have fallen out of the main England picture over the last year, are recalled in place of Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes with coach Trevor Bayliss protecting two of his major assets at the start of a tumultuous year that features a home World Cup and ashes.

by | February 23, 2019 | 02:14

Georges St-Pierre, a two-division champion in the Ultimate Fighting Championship ( UFC ) and one of the most popular mixed martial arts fighters of all time, announced his retirement from the sport on Thursday. If St-Pierre does call it a career this week, he walks away as one of the most accomplished and revered athletes in the history of the sport. While his motivation might not be in the right place, GSP proved at UFC 217 that he is still an incredible fighter with his improbable victory ...

by | February 23, 2019 | 02:13

Late night, however, the International Olympic Committee ( IOC ) put out a statement clarifying its stance and stating that only two quota places would be scrapped from the World Cup - the two available in 25m Rapid Fire Pistol - as that was the only event featuring shooters from Pakistan .

by | February 23, 2019 | 01:40

The Rockets slammed the officiating of Scott Foster after the game, saying he has a personal grudge against them. Foster was deemed far and away the worst National Basketball Association ref in a 2016 Los Angeles Times anonymous survey "with almost three dozen National Basketball Association players", receiving more than two-thirds of the votes and 10 more than runner-up Lauren Holtkamp.

by | February 23, 2019 | 01:35

Daniil Kvyat, back in F1 after a year away, was quickest in his Toro Rosso on the third of four test days at Barcelona-Catalunya Circuit on Wednesday, ahead of former Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen, now with Alfa Romeo. "It's a good new role, it's very interesting and I'm learning a lot but for sure I look forward to test the auto". We don't think anyone is going with this kind of vehicle in this test to the first race, including us.

by | February 23, 2019 | 01:32

Twenty-five people will be charged with prostitution, according to police. Detectives in Jupiter said they had videos of Kraft and dozens of other customers involved in sex acts at the Jupiter spa and others in Florida . The NFL sent the following to Variety: "The NFL is aware of the ongoing law enforcement matter and will continue to monitor developments". So what kind of punishment could that lead to? Some top MA officials on Friday voiced deep concern over the charges.

by | February 23, 2019 | 01:00

The signing of Burkina Faso global Bertrand Traore , who now plays for Lyon, was among the questionable moves for which Chelsea is being punished. The Premier League club were also hit with a £460,000 fine. The ban is a punishment for the West London club 'in relation to the global transfer and registration of players under the age of 18'. It's really significant.

by | February 23, 2019 | 00:54

Compensatory picks are determined by a formula that accounts for free agents gained and lost the previous offseason, those players' contracts, and their playing time. Carolina holds the No. 16 overall pick, the No. 47 overall pick (round two), the No. 78 overall pick (round three), the No. 100 overall pick (round three, compensatory), the No.

by | February 23, 2019 | 00:41

Crowd favorite and third seed Halep , supported even in the middle of a workday by scores of chanting, enthusiastic local Romanian fans, beat Lesia Tsurenko of the Ukraine 6-3, 7-5, breaking seven times from 10 chances. It was Hsieh's first victory over a top-10 player since stunning then-world No. 1 Halep at Wimbledon a year ago. "My mindset now is just to finish the points as quick as possible", she said.

by | February 22, 2019 | 04:43

Such is James' winning mentality, the three-time National Basketball Association champion was even desperate to be the first to reach the postgame podium and speak to the media in Charlotte. James is captain of one of the two All-Star teams competing this weekend. James' combination of accrued salary, sponsorships and business investments should allow him to head an ownership group when he is ready to make a purchase.

by | February 22, 2019 | 03:26

Unai Emery's side were unable to find a way through the opposition's defence as Stanislaw Drahun scored just before half time. Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette has taken to Twitter to apologise to his teammates for getting sent off in Thursday night's hard 1-0 defeat to BATE Borisov in the Europa League .

by | February 22, 2019 | 03:27

In the wake of the terror attack, India have been doing all it can to make Pakistan pay for the dastardly way. Wasim said that the PCB will take up the matter with its Indian counterparts, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the global cricket governing body in the upcoming International Cricket Council (ICC) committee meeting in Dubai later this month.

by | February 22, 2019 | 03:26

Authorities say the victim was a 51-year-old man by the name of Jorge Jimenez. The group's vehicle crashed, at which point Boeheim allegedly struck the man with his auto. Jimenez's daughter told the Post-Standard he was with friends buying cigarettes when he was killed. On Thursday afternoon, Boeheim and Syracuse University each released a statement paying their respects to the victim and his family.

by | February 22, 2019 | 02:40

Diego Simeone , 48, claimed his celebration came "from the heart" after he turned to fans and grabbed his crotch. Asked whether Juventus or Atletico , who have a two-goal advantage going into the second leg, will win the Champions League next, Ronaldo said "we will see" as he headed out of the door.

by | February 22, 2019 | 02:24

Patrolling the touchline, Sarri took a long, hard suck on the smoked cigarette butt he has taken to carrying during matches for emergencies. He really needed his players to go out and put in a performance tonight - yet they failed to do so during that first-half.