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Southampton in talks with Hughes Southampton in talks with Hughes
- March 14, 2018

Saints will be hoping to appoint Pellegrino's successor quickly, with an FA Cup quarter-final at Wigan looming on Sunday. Sinisa Mihajlovic has reportedly been contacted for the Southampton job, but Mark Hughes remains the favourite after Mauricio Pellegrino's dismissal. (more...)
Man United vs Sevilla…Confirmed lineups, predictions, Pogba and Martial benched Man United vs Sevilla…Confirmed lineups, predictions, Pogba and Martial benched
- March 14, 2018

United fans will probably all have different opinions but the question was put to Rio Ferdinand ahead of United's Champions League second-leg vs Sevilla . The Belgian flashed the first over from 20 yards after a good one-two with the winger, before Sevilla defender Langlet did well to block his second attempt on the edge of the six yard box following a unsafe ball in from Lingard. (more...)
Sam Bradford agrees to terms with the Arizona Cardinals Sam Bradford agrees to terms with the Arizona Cardinals
- March 14, 2018

He did show much promise in the season opener putting up a almost flawless performance by completing 27-of-32 passes for three touchdowns while holding a 143.0 passer rating. But Bradford's health is the biggest question. Minnesota is reportedly moving forward with Kirk Cousins as the team's quarterback. But ultimately, losing Bradford is no sweat off the Vikings' back after the team did just fine without him in 2017. (more...)
Nidahas Trophy: India win toss, match reduced to 19 overs Nidahas Trophy: India win toss, match reduced to 19 overs
- March 13, 2018

The crucial tie will be played at the historic R. Premadasa Stadium , in Colombo . For viewers who want to watch the match in Hindi commentary, they can watch it on Rishtey Cineplex and Rishtey Cineplex HD channels. Then, India defeated Bangladesh by six wickets. Dhawan is in imperious form. Having lost a tight game against Sri Lanka and won easily against Bangladesh, India will not be overly anxious. (more...)
Oklahoma makes March Madness as No. 10 seed Oklahoma makes March Madness as No. 10 seed
- March 13, 2018

The Orange will face No. 9 seed Oklahoma State in the first-round of the tourney. The University of Texas will likely be Mississippi State's biggest threat in their region this year. "All you had to do was watch them play and know that's not close to the 16th-best team in the country when this was done". He added that the Sooners were "playing in an extremely hard league", and "while there's no question they stumbled down the stretch. (more...)
Richard Sherman says joining 49ers Richard Sherman says joining 49ers "reignites that gaoline fire".
- March 13, 2018

One of the draws to the San Francisco 49ers for first-time free agent Richard Sherman was the revenge factor. The Seahawks , amid this offseason's deconstruction, will be a shell of their former selves when they put a nine-game win streak on the line against the 49ers , a streak that began with that 2013 season's NFC Championship Game punctuated by Sherman's end-zone play. (more...)
Cech delighted with clean-sheet milestone Cech delighted with clean-sheet milestone
- March 13, 2018

The victory over Watford completed a successful week for Arsenal having also defeated AC Milan 2-0 during mid-week's Europa League quarter-finals. Fans were delighted with the result and praised the performance of Mustafi on social media after the game. Aubameyang has scored two in two for Arsenal and helped them to a 3-0 win over Watford yesterday. (more...)
T25--A10-Saint Joseph's-Rhode Island T25--A10-Saint Joseph's-Rhode Island
- March 12, 2018

Terrell made two free throws with 2.2 seconds left to make it 90-87 and seal the win. "Obviously, it was a pretty exciting semifinal Saturday", URI coach Dan Hurley said. Saint Joseph's appeared poised to deliver another upset while trying to extend its injury-riddled season. Dowtin was at the forefront of the comeback, as his 16 points and 10 assists gave him a second career double-double. (more...)
Here's Who Will Replace Sean McDonough In 'MNF' Booth Here's Who Will Replace Sean McDonough In 'MNF' Booth
- March 11, 2018

McDonough and ESPN reported "mutually agreed" that he'd head back to college football during pigskin season. ESPN's " Monday Night Football " booth is getting a total makeover. Tessitore has been with ESPN since 2002 and primarily has provided play-by-play for college football broadcasts. He has also called National Football League games for ESPN Radio since 2013. (more...)
Fiorentina and Cagliari pay flawless tribute to Davide Astori Fiorentina and Cagliari pay flawless tribute to Davide Astori
- March 09, 2018

Federico Bernardeschi, who also played with Astori at Fiorentina for the past three seasons, will miss the game because of injury but is expected to attend Thursday's funeral along with his Juventus teammates after returning from London. (more...)
Billionaire Mavericks Owner Mark Cuban Was Accused of Sexual Assault in 2011 Billionaire Mavericks Owner Mark Cuban Was Accused of Sexual Assault in 2011
- March 08, 2018

Following an investigation, the Multnomah County District's Attorney's Office declined to proceed with the case for lack of evidence, and the alleged victim also decided not to pursue charges. The woman told the Willamette Week in a recent interview she still stood by the charges. "I stand behind that report 1,000%". She reportedly told police two weeks later, including in her complaint seven photographs taken of her and Cuban. (more...)
1 militant, 3 OGWs killed in south Kashmir encounter 1 militant, 3 OGWs killed in south Kashmir encounter
- March 07, 2018

A political row followed when the police filed a First Information Report or FIR against the army and named the officer who was leading the convoy that had come under attack. The civilians were identified as Suhail Ahmad of Pinjora, M Shahid Khan of Kilopora Malikgund and Shahnawaz Ahmad Wagay of Molu Trenz villages. Another body was found on Monday morning, some 250 metres away from the site of the gunfight. (more...)
Bears place transition tag on Fuller Bears place transition tag on Fuller
- March 07, 2018

I can't say for sure if the transition tag will be in play, but multiple folks have told me they do not expect the Bears to franchise-tag Fuller, something that would come at a price tag of a little more than $15 million per season. But, after being called out by defensive coordinator Vic Fangio, the 5-foot-11, 190-pound Fuller bounced back with his best season. Fuller then seemingly had a falling-out with the Bears, who declined his fifth-year option. (more...)
Koscielny: we are not confident Koscielny: we are not confident
- March 06, 2018

We don't go into games with our heads down". "And I believe as well at the moment, when we need to stay in the game we make individual mistakes at the wrong moments". "I didn't want to gamble today for a physical setback, so I left him completely out of the squad". The hosts opened the scoring on seven minutes as Cech committed himself but then failed to collect a Pascal Gross corner, and Shane Duffy headed back across goal for defensive partner Dunk to slam home. (more...)
Aldon smith involved in domestic violence incident, fled scene before police arrived Aldon smith involved in domestic violence incident, fled scene before police arrived
- March 06, 2018

Smith, 28, the seventh overall pick in the 2011 draft by San Francicso, was named first-team All-Pro in 2012. Smith pleaded not guilty, and the weapons charges were later reduced. Smith played nine games for Oakland in 2015 and made 3.5 sacks. Smith has a long history of off-field incidents that have derailed his National Football League career, and his life. (more...)
Russell Wilson strikes out in Yankees' spring training tilt Russell Wilson strikes out in Yankees' spring training tilt
- March 05, 2018

While Wilson described the day as a dream come true, it wasn't a day that came undeserved, as Wilson's baseball rights have been drafted and traded for longer than he's been playing professional football . Wilson keeps better balance and is more compact through the zone, so while they both struck out, Russ gets the edge. No", Schneider said. "I talked to the Rangers I have a relationship with (general manager) Jon Daniels so he let me know what was going on with the Yankees so I kind of got a ... (more...)
Sharma leads Mexico Championship Sharma leads Mexico Championship
- March 05, 2018

After grabbing control of the WGC-Mexico Championship 2018 on Friday, Shubhankar Sharma kept rolling on Saturday to hold on to the lead heading into the final round. Sergio Garcia (69), Tyrrell Hatton (64) and Rafa Cabrera Bello (69) are also at 11 under. With a win on Sunday he would become the youngest player to win a WGC event, eclipsing the mark of Patrick Reed who won the 2014 WGC Mexico Championship at 23 years old. (more...)
Everton Manager Sam Allardyce Suprised By Sack Speculations Everton Manager Sam Allardyce Suprised By Sack Speculations
- March 04, 2018

Blues supporters voiced their frustration at Allardyce's decision to replace Tosun with Oumar Niasse mid-way through the second-half with the score at 1-1. Everton , who have won just twice in their last 11 Premier League games, saw Ashley Williams sent off late on for elbowing Barnes . "It shouldn't happen, he's swung his arm and he's an experienced player", he said. (more...)
Ali, Rashid spin England to dramatic win over NZ Ali, Rashid spin England to dramatic win over NZ
- March 04, 2018

The hosts had looked comfortably placed to chase down England's 234 when Stokes turned the game as spinners Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid took five wickets for 23 runs between them in the space of 41 balls. Munro was close to being run out by Root as he made a skittish start to his knock but chanced his arm to club seven fours before he chipped a Rashid googly to short cover where Stokes took a superb catch diving to his left. (more...)
Mike Zimmer hopes Teddy Bridgewater's career is with him Mike Zimmer hopes Teddy Bridgewater's career is with him
- March 04, 2018

Bridgewater, Bradford and Keenum have each started games for the Vikings over the past two seasons, and Zimmer emphasized that, although questions surround each one, they also have all proved their talent and their character. The 30-year-old quarterback , whom Minnesota had on the books for $18 million in 2017, played in six quarters last season. Chadiha said that Cousins is a "very popular name", making him a likely target for multiple teams . (more...)
Kaala Teaser Release Postponed Kaala Teaser Release Postponed
- March 02, 2018

Fans are tweeting vigorously ensuring that Kaala keeps trending until the teaser has been released. Due to the demise of respected Jagadguru Poojyashri Jayaendra Saraswati Shankaracharya, as a mark of respect Kaala teaser will be released on 2nd March. (more...)
Blake Bortles, Jaguars Reportedly Agree to 3-Year, $54M Contract Extension Blake Bortles, Jaguars Reportedly Agree to 3-Year, $54M Contract Extension
- February 26, 2018

The Jaguars won the AFC South for the first time in team history and made the play-offs for the first time in a decade. However, his future was uncertain beyond that since it represented the fifth and final year on his rookie contract. Even if Bortles isn't the 17th best quarterback in the National Football League, his new contract extension seems like a very rare one in terms of the fact that it seems like a really fair deal for Bortles and was slightly below market value and the inflation ... (more...)
Proteas Level Series As Heinrich Klassen, JP Duminy Shine Proteas Level Series As Heinrich Klassen, JP Duminy Shine
- February 25, 2018

Now they are all set to win this T20 and bag the series with still another game to be played. With the match once again scheduled at the venue, there are speculations of the rain also returning to the fore as it has nearly followed both the teams on the tour. (more...)
Welsh hooker Ken Owens says coach Warren Gatland gets a raw deal Welsh hooker Ken Owens says coach Warren Gatland gets a raw deal
- February 23, 2018

With 131 Ireland caps between them, Johnny Sexton and Conor Murray are pretty much national treasures at this stage. "We have got to be physical against them up-front and stop the running power of someone like CJ Stander, and stop allowing Murray and Sexton to dominate the game". (more...)
USA women's cross-country wins gold USA women's cross-country wins gold
- February 22, 2018

The pair became the first American cross-country skiers to win a gold medal, capturing the women's team sprint at the Alpensia Cross-Country Centre in Pyeongchang , South Korea, beating out the Swedes and Norwegians. "It feels unreal, I can't believe it just happened", Diggins told reporters . The gold medal is especially significant for Diggins, who raced in four other events in Pyeongchang but fell short of the podium each time. (more...)
Pochettino relieved Tottenham get second chance to beat Rochdale Pochettino relieved Tottenham get second chance to beat Rochdale
- February 21, 2018

The FA will resist pressure to switch an FA Cup semi-final involving Tottenham Hotspur away from Wembley despite growing opposition from some clubs left in the competition to Spurs effectively being granted a home fixture. Roberts has urged fans not to get on the team's backs and simply accept these kind of results will happen occasionally, reflecting on their unbeaten run this month continuing. (more...)
Cesc Fabregas says Chelsea must be wary of timeless Andres Iniesta Cesc Fabregas says Chelsea must be wary of timeless Andres Iniesta
- February 19, 2018

Another thing Conte's men can take pride from is the fact that Lionel Messi has failed to score against them during any of the previous eight encounters he's taken part in; this is the Argentine maestro's worst record against any single club in football. (more...)
Two Xfinity Series crew chiefs ejected from Daytona garage Two Xfinity Series crew chiefs ejected from Daytona garage
- February 18, 2018

The end of the Xfinity Series race at Daytona on Saturday seemed interminable. "This feels absolutely fantastic", said Reddick, who won the 2015 Truck Series opener at Daytona. Larson led a race-high 61 laps. Larson captured the first stage of the race with the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series driver leading 22 of the 30 laps. (more...)
Anfernee McLemore: Stretchered off with leg injury Anfernee McLemore: Stretchered off with leg injury
- February 18, 2018

He's a 6-foot-7, shot-blocking, 3-point-shooting warrior. BC-BKC-T25-Auburn-South Carolina, 2nd Ld-Writethru, 755 South Carolina holds on to upset No. The Tigers have lost two in a row to the Gamecocks and three of four overall in the series, including a 98-69 loss in Columbia last season, when Auburn shot 35.6 percent from the field and just 14.3 percent from beyond the arc. (more...)
Real Madrid outplay Paris Saint-Germain Real Madrid outplay Paris Saint-Germain
- February 17, 2018

With the scores level, PSG also thought they should have had a penalty when a shot from Rabiot hit Sergio Ramos on the arm, thankfully, the referee waved play-on. PSG soon found their groove though, with Neymar the chief tormentor of the Real Madrid defence - and the Brazilian played a part in the opening goal , cushioning a Kylian Mbappe cross into the path of Rabiot, who fired over the diving Keylor Navas . (more...)
UCL: Spurs hold Juve in Turin UCL: Spurs hold Juve in Turin
- February 14, 2018

And yet they fought back. What followed was 80 minutes of near-total domination by Mauricio Pochettino 's Spurs side as they stormed back to earn a 2-2 draw with goals by Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen . Both full-backs conceded penalties and Davinson Sanchez had a hard evening too. Lloris got a strong glove to the penalty but was unable to prevent Higuain's shot creeping inside his right-hand post. (more...)
Tottenham player ratings in thrilling 1-0 derby win over Arsenal Tottenham player ratings in thrilling 1-0 derby win over Arsenal
- February 12, 2018

January signing Lucas Moura has apparently met the fitness criteria, following his Deadline Day move from PSG, and takes a place on the bench. "If I explain why I don't play Alderweireld, I need to explain why for Danny Rose , [Victor] Wanyama, [Fernando] Llorente, Michel Vorm, Harry Winks". (more...)
Oklahoma basketball: NCAA selection committee has Sooners as No. 4 seed Oklahoma basketball: NCAA selection committee has Sooners as No. 4 seed
- February 12, 2018

There are four ACC teams now in the top 16, including No. 1overall seed Virginia . Complicated by a volatile week that included Virginia losing to Virginia Tech , Villanova to St. The East bracket feeds into regional semifinal and regional championship games at the TD Garden in Boston. The disparity between human polls and the selection committee comes down to strength of schedule . (more...)
Australia beats England by 7 wickets in T20 tri-series match Australia beats England by 7 wickets in T20 tri-series match
- February 12, 2018

His 43 was the only innings of note and at 49 balls ranked as the slowest of his 20 knocks of 25-plus in the format. "It was another poor performance from us", said Buttler . From there Australia's innings accelerated, as D'Arcy Short compiled a fine 36 not out, with Chris Lynn piling on 31 and Maxwell's fluent knock featuring two maximums, as he became the fourth Australian to pass 1,000 T20 worldwide runs. (more...)
Chris Mazdzer wins Olympic silver Chris Mazdzer wins Olympic silver
- February 12, 2018

This was the 36-year-old's sixth and final Olympic campaign, in which he did three runs of the 1.344 kilometre-long Alpensia Sliding Centre's luge track in two minutes and 28.188 seconds. " I like being the underdog ", he told USA Today earlier. Then, when he needed it most, Mazdzer delivered in his fourth run. Mazdzer, who describes himself as a goofball who knows how to flip the switch to serious when he needs, beamed after crossing the finish line. (more...)