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by | March 15, 2018 | 05:58

We want to be champions. City are on course to win their fifth league title and third in six years after leaving all other teams in their wake this season, winning 26 of their 30 games (three draws, one defeat). Fernandinho picked out the Spain worldwide, who then found Jesus lurking just outside the box, with the forward's lovely return pass allowing Silva to hook the ball over the advancing Butland to give Man City breathing space.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:51

Carragher said on Sky News: "It was a moment of madness, it's hard for me to explain". Gary Lineker took a jab at Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher on Twitter and fans are not happy with the Match of the Day pundit. "This whole sorry incident I've dragged that family into is devastating for them, devastating for my family and it's all down to me". "No excuses he's made a big mistake", tweeted former Manchester United star Neville.

by | March 14, 2018 | 06:28

Some have wondered whether the 28-year-old's down season in 2017, capped by the now infamous Super Bowl benching, would limit his market in free agency, but there still appear to be plenty of suitors. The Titans apparently had a plan when they released veteran running back DeMarco Murray last Thursday. Butler developed into one of the league's best cornerbacks and was named to his only Pro Bowl in 2015, though he was named second-team All-Pro in 2016.

by | March 14, 2018 | 06:19

Asked if playing Monday brought closure to what happened in 2001, seven-time grand slam champion Venus replied: "It never crossed my mind". It's the first time the two have played a match against each other professionally since the 2017 Australian Open.

by | March 14, 2018 | 06:18

With the league's legal tampering window opening Monday at 11 a.m., Condon had almost 24 hours to negotiate with other teams before Brees signed his contract with the Saints . It's really no sweat for New Orleans, though. Brees, 39, is an 11-time Pro Bowler. "I think we've got some guys that have a maturity level that's beyond their years and that also really showed a commitment to the way we do things with the Saints", Brees said.

by | March 13, 2018 | 10:53

The experienced Ellyse Perry (25 not out) hit the winning four. She paced her innings intelligently, ensured that her team was always way ahead of the asking rate and did not allow herself to be upset by the mix-up that led to the run out of skipper Meg Lanning, who was making a comeback after eight months following an injury.

by | March 13, 2018 | 10:52

Sevilla boast a fantastic record in Europe, but the majority of their success has came in the Europa League, rather than UEFA's showpiece competition. "We have confidence, we know it will be tough but we are ready". "But we know there is a lot more to fight for this season". "United has to be a team in the Champions League, so that victory was very important for us because we finished outside the top four".

by | March 12, 2018 | 09:20

It was Matthews' 3 with a little more than 3½ minutes left that capped an 11-point run and put Rhode Island ahead 56-52 before Davidson came back. "But we did another unbelievable job". With a win, USF would face Utah Valley or Eastern Washington. The Dons lost at Rice in the first round of the CBI a year ago. The veteran big man is in the midst of a MVP-caliber season, averaging 28.1 points, 11.1 rebounds, 2.3 assists, 2.3 blocks and 1.5 steals over 36.5 minutes per game.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:30

A West Ham statement said: "We have immediately launched a full and thorough investigation into the incidents which marred the second half of today's match and are committed to taking decisive and appropriate action". "What we need the club to do now, the supporters, players, everybody, is pull together", he said. "There is no place at any level of the game for what happened at the London stadium".

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:31

While the rejuvenated Gers have lost only to Hibernian in their last 12 matches, Rodgers has not been defeated in eight games against Rangers since taking over the Parkhead club in 2016. "There's huge pressure on Rangers in the game but for us, we'll have a good working week and go into that game and work as well as well can". "We will do what we have always done, which is to respect the other team that we play, no matter who it is".

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:26

This game was the antithesis of their 5-0 win in the first leg at the Estadio do Dragao, but a professional performance, a fifth clean sheet in eight European matches and no apparent injuries represented mission accomplished. Porto had to make the most impossible things against Liverpool if they wanted to move to the quarter final of UCL. Manchester United and Chelsea have the second leg of their last-16 ties next week.

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:02

On Thursday, she will play in Indian Wells , California, which according to The Guardian is not among her favorite places to play. "It would be so fun - the help that we could do, and the awareness and the athletes and the incredible players that would come out of Africa would just be unbelievable", she said .

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:03

From that moment on the former New Zealand captain, who this week talked about how an eye operation previous year has given him a new lease of life at 33, could barely run between the wickets but it did not stop him. Not after leaking a whopping 87 runs and notching a sole wicket from his 10 overs, the last of which No 10 Curran slapped for 18 runs. However, it heralded an epic England collapse, with the next seven wickets falling for 38 runs.

by | March 08, 2018 | 01:47

A South African Police Service spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Thulani Zwani said: "A case of attempted murder was opened at Umbilo police station on Wednesday". He said the saw missed a main artery and that surgeons are confident they can save the leg. "I haven't quite got to grips with exactly what happened", Jackson told TimesLIVE .

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:57

However, the Houston Texans have rebuffed the Chronicle's report, calling it "categorically false and without merit". The Houston Texans and Miami Dolphins on Tuesday rejected reports they have taken a stance against players who protest during the playing of the USA national anthem .

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:53

It had just been confirmed that three minutes of stoppage time would be played when, following a cross into Palace's penalty area which came back out off James McArthur, the Serbian met the loose ball with a powerful strike from 25 yards that Hennessey had little chance of stopping.

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:51

Both are based on existing high-performance electric sedans - the Tesla Model S and the Porsche Mission E. Unlike the Model X, the Cross Turismo won't be able to deliver as much utility. No plans to produce the Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo have been confirmed. We're not so sure about the eye-tracking control, which uses a camera in the rear-view mirror to detect which instrument the driver is looking at.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:10

Hassan trains as a member of the Nike Oregon Project. And the 27-year-old favourite made no mistake at the Arena Birmingham, streaking around the blue track for an unprecedented eighth Ethiopian victory in the last nine world indoor 3000m events, Kenya's Hellen Obiri the only blot back in 2012.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:06

The International Monetary Fund also expressed concern about the proposed tariffs and said they likely would damage the US economy as well as the economies of other nations. China has been the main target of Mr Trump's rhetoric over the U.S. trade deficit since his presidential campaign, but its steel and aluminium exports to the United States are minimal.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:07

As far as the World Cup is concerned, FIFA president Gianni Infantino said a concrete decision will be taken at a meeting of the FIFA Council on 16 March. When goal-line technology was first introduced at the 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil, it was happy days for football. Tottenham had a routine Erik Lamela goal disallowed when an official watching on the video screen flagged up to match referee Paul Tierney a tiny shirt-pull by Fernando Llorente in the build-up.

by | March 06, 2018 | 01:59

It was all a far cry from the Chelsea side that showed such ambition and drive to turn a half-time deficit around to win here en route to becoming Premier League champions last season. Bernardo Silva was also on target against Arsenal on Thursday and is poised to have an increasingly influential say on City's conclusion to the season as Guardiola and his players chase further glory.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:56

Rabchenko, who was in his third fight since being stopped by Detroit's Tony Harrison in July 2016, was floored and counted out after Brook landed a right hook to the temple in the second round. "I'm switched on. All the boxes are ticked", he said yesterday at the public weigh-in when he tipped the scales at 10st 13lbs 7oz - three ounces heavier than opponent Rabchenko.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:58

Now the 21-year-old from India has one last round to hold off a few of golf's biggest names. "Relatively new", Rafa Cabrera Bello told Golf Channel . I think it just pushes guys like me to play even better", Sharma said. "I felt like I lost my swing a little on the back nine but overall if you said I was going to shoot seven under at the start of the day I'd have been buzzing so very happy with that".

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:54

Getafe were back in the match in the 65th minute, however, when Francisco Portillo scored from the penalty spot after Molina went down under a challenge from Nacho, who appeared to play the ball. Ronaldo did have his second in the 78th minute, however, when he headed a brilliant Marcelo cross into the back of the net before leaving the field shortly after as he was given a short rest ahead of the PSG clash.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:46

Michigan was just too balanced and quick for Michigan State . Michigan and Michigan State arm-wrestled between timely 3-pointers and fruitful drives - a stark contrast from the previous, lackluster 20 minutes. So that's one of the reasons why we were so excited to come play here. ABOUT MICHIGAN STATE (29-3): The Spartans placed one player on the all-conference team (Miles Bridges) and two more on the third team (Jaren Jackson Jr.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:40

With his ability to play multiple positions, there's not much missing from Griffin's arsenal. Among the players from Alabama high schools and colleges in Saturday's group, Alabama's Da'Shawn Hand had 28 reps, Da'Ron Payne (Shades Valley) had 27 and Shaun Dion Hamilton (Carver-Montgomery) had 20, and Jacksonville State 's Darius Jackson (McAdory) had 21.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:05

Sharma, who opened with a 65, stood on 11-under par 131 with Spain's Sergio Garcia and Rafa Cabrera Bello and American Xander Schauffele sharing second on 133. "I knew I had to hit a great 3-wood", Sharma said. Starting his day on the 10 hole, the Thai made birdies on 13 and 18 and eagled the par-5 15 hole after holing a 44-foot putt from the fringe.

by | March 04, 2018 | 03:58

The Ravens are expected to select a quarterback at some point to play behind Joe Flacco, so it's possible they could end up with Jackson. Jackson perhaps innocently, but nicely, dismissed that race was behind anyone's intentions to line him up out wide.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:01

Who were the top performers and who do you think will have the worst post-fight hangover? But, Cris says she's got a plan to get Ronda's attention - and it involves a STEEL CHAIR. Down the card, a pair of the UFC's most highly-touted prospects make their first respective appearances on a PPV event, with 'Suga' Sean O'Malley being the first.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:35

Raisman, an Olympic gold medalist, contends the U.S. Olympic Committee knew or should have known that Nassar was "molesting her and other young athletes" and calling it medical treatment. Raisman addressed the lawsuit in a statement , NBC reported . Raisman's lawsuit, filed in California , states there was insufficient vigilance in preventing the abuse while he was affiliated with USOC and USA Gymnastics.

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:51

Martinez has primarily been a right fielder in his career, but with Boston he will serve as the primary DH, with Hanley Ramirez splitting time with Mitch Moreland at first base. "The way he barrels the ball. he's not only a home run hitter, he's a complete hitter". He did an outstanding job a year ago with the D-backs and that's also something he's going to bring.

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:20

Punjab National Bank (PNB) has appointed Belgium-based consultancy firm BDO as forensic auditor for five of Nirav Modi Group companies as the $2-billion banking fraud seemed to mount further. Officials said 13 more people were questioned today in addition to the questioning of those who are in CBI custody. Earlier, the amount stood at Rs 11,300 crore.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:37

Russian delegation chief Stanislav Pozdnyakov has said that the prospect of flying the flag at Sunday night's closing ceremony meant more to his athletes than winning medals. Nadezhda Sergeeva and Anastasia Kocherzhova, competing as Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation, react in the finish area during the women's bobsleigh heats on Wednesday in the Pyeongchang Olympics.

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:26

They however did not indicate how long he would be out. PSG has been dominating the French league but has failed to get past the Champions League quarterfinals, losing in the round of 16 a year ago following a 6-1 humiliation at the hands of Barcelona in the second leg.

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:08

Valverde has favoured a 4-4-2 formation for most of the season. But it was not. Philippe Coutinho's first La Liga goal for Barcelona was an absolute missile Saturday in a 6-1 win against Girona at Camp Nou in Barcelona , Spain.

by | March 01, 2018 | 10:47

A 29-year-old woman and Fegan's five-year-old son were seriously injured. He was attempting to cross or merge on to the highway when his SUV was broadsided by the Roaring Fork Transportation Authority bus, the Colorado State Patrol said. "The name of the woman has not been released", reports the Aspen Times . Fegan's reputation and steal his clients'. Both are still alive but were airlifted to a hospital with "serious injuries".

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:34

BC-SOC-Spanish Roundup, 1st Ld-Writethru, 362 Ronaldo, Bale, Benzema all score in Real Madrid winAP Photo FS118, FS112Eds: Updates with Zidane quote, Leganes vs. "I am happy for all of it - another four goals, a clean sheet, all that we did", Zidane said after the game. This is especially true in the case of Cristiano Ronaldo, with his on-field antics over the years leading him to be branded as all kinds of things both good and bad.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:30

Yesterday he obtained Rick Nash for a 2018 first-round draft pick, forwards Ryan Spooner and Matt Beleskey , prospect Ryan Lindgren and a 2019 seventh-rounder. Kane has already acknowledged he expects to be traded, and was held out of Buffalo's lineup for the second consecutive game on Sunday. He was selected by Columbus with the No.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:28

Newcastle supporters gave former Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe a predictably hostile reception when he came off the bench after two months out with an ankle injury. Cherries manager Eddie Howe said he was satisfied with the point, adding: "It was a unusual afternoon". Today was tough. We weren't very good for 70 minutes, but I have to praise the attitude and spirit of the team to come back.

by | February 25, 2018 | 02:28

Vegas is believed to be involved so that they can retain some of Brassard's salary, so that the deal can work financially for the Pens. UPDATE (7:45 PM) The deal between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Ottawa Senators may not be done quite yet.