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by | December 15, 2018 | 12:57

Soler spoke of his annoyance that United secured their last-16 spot with a controversial Marouane Fellaini victor against Young Boys, and he played here like a man determined to show his team deserved to go through. After drawing against Sevilla last weekend, their fans swung white handkerchiefs in the air to demonstrate their dissatisfaction. He was so risky in the first half that Marcos Rojo was hauled off at half-time.

by | December 15, 2018 | 09:14

The Suns would have acquired Wizards guard Austin Rivers as well as a Brooks and Grizzlies teammate Wayne Selden . Memphis will also send Washington a 2020 second-round pick and a 2019 conditional second-round pick via Boston, the sources said.

by | December 14, 2018 | 10:44

The Holland worldwide made a last-ditch sliding tackle on Mertens in the 13th minute and appeared to win the ball, though bent Mertens' ankle on the follow through. Napoli manager Carlo Ancelotti disagreed with the referee's decision and could not take solace in the fact video assistant referees will be used in the knockout stages of the Champions League .

by | December 14, 2018 | 08:56

Australia are going to play with the same team that played in Adelaide. India's famous 72-run victory in 2008 was their sole triumph at the WACA, halting a Ricky Ponting-led Australia's world-record equaling 16-match winning streak. Australia have named an unchanged team for the inaugural Test at Perth Stadium against India , starting on Friday. "Whatever we do in the morning we have to do pretty well", he said.

by | December 13, 2018 | 21:14

The Celtics were able to dominate the New Orleans Pelicans even without top stars such as Gordon Hayward , Kyrie Irving , and Al Horford . Semi Ojeleye (11 points, six rebounds) and Brad Wanamaker (four points, four assists) also took advantage of prime playing time .

by | December 13, 2018 | 20:26

That fast pace kept up in a game that had greater tension placed upon it after news filtered through of an early PSG goal in Belgrade but with the greater sense of urgency on the hosts, they found it tough to carve out real clearcut opportunities until shortly after the half hour mark.

by | December 11, 2018 | 01:48

Without anywhere to go, Stills then flipped the ball to Devante Parker who shoveled the ball to a streaking Kenyan Drake down the sideline. The running back evaded one tackle before coming inside and then beating the final four defenders to score in the corner.

by | December 11, 2018 | 01:18

Burnley also moved out of the drop zone courtesy of a first win in nine games as James Tarkowski scored the only goal to beat Brighton 1-0. The Egyptian winger became the first Liverpool player to score three goals in an away game since Luis Suarez who scored a hat-trick against Cardiff City away in 2014.

by | December 11, 2018 | 01:12

Cricket Australia shared the GIF of the the 30-year-old's dancing moves on Twitter , writing: "Virat's loving it". His six-wicket haul in the third innings at Adelaide Oval against India pushed him to 10th on a prestigious list of bowlers.

by | December 11, 2018 | 00:46

Phoenix Suns swingman Trevor Ariza has been drawing a lot of interest from teams around the National Basketball Association landscape. Most contending teams are interested in acquiring Ariza, 33, who was an important contributor to the Houston Rockets in recent seasons.

by | December 09, 2018 | 12:21

Proceeding to describe his fellow countryman Neymar as being better than his club-mate and World Cup victor Kylian Mbappe, Pele also made note of his admiration Franz Beckenbauer and Johann Cruyff . He continued: "How can you compare?" And while the 78-year-old believes the Paris Saint-Germain forward is a naturally gifted player, he has urged him to stop theatrics on the field of play - which dominated headlines during their 2018 World Cup failure.

by | December 07, 2018 | 10:17

Barr was among fans watching Tuesday morning as Seattle was awarded an NHL expansion franchise following a unanimous vote by the Board of Governors in Sea Island, Georgia, ending a lengthy dance between the league and the city that will finally see professional hockey return to the city.

by | December 07, 2018 | 08:12

Of course, these are the three sites of Corbin's meetings last week. Free-agents Happ and Eovaldi are both steps down in quality from Corbin, but they wouldn't require the six-year deal that Corbin desperately wanted. Bumgarner has really made a name for himself in the postseason, posting an impressive 2.11 ERA in 16 games, helping the Giants win three World Series.

by | December 06, 2018 | 07:44

Middle-order batsman Hanuma Vihari, who impressed in his maiden Test assignment in England earlier this year, also finds a place in the 12-man squad. However, Langer said Kohli and Co. They have made a significant change to their team by dropping one of their frontline bowlers and going with just four - Ashwin, Shami, Sharma and Bumrah - which may mean Hanuma Vihari gets the nod at number six to add another part-time spin option if required.

by | December 06, 2018 | 06:56

Los Angeles, the New York-New Jersey metropolitan area and Dallas were among the eight cities and venues chosen to be the home sites when the XFL launches its inaugural season in February 2020. Vince McMahon speaks about the XFL in 2000. He said that their ideas for the league and their reimagined version of football are now being tested.

by | December 06, 2018 | 06:04

Pressed further, Meyer then said he is "fairly certain" he will not coach again. Offensive Coordinator Ryan Day is expected to take over as the Buckeyes' new full-time head coach. CFT had caught wind of speculation that it wouldn't be surprising at all if Meyer were not the Buckeyes' head coach next season, whispers that grew a little louder given the embarrassing loss in West Lafayette this and what some have described as Meyer's "anguished...

by | December 06, 2018 | 05:50

Interestingly, the 33-year-old Modric has entered the record books as the oldest recipient of the award, and also the first player in history to receive the World Cup Golden Ball, UEFA Men's Player, FIFA Best Men's Player and Ballon d'Or in the same year.

by | December 05, 2018 | 06:12

Follow Australia's new home of cricket on Facebook , Twitter , Instagram and catch all the highlights, features and interviews on the 7Sport app . "Being the number one Test team, we always look to win each and every series, and this is no different". "We had a fantastic series against India, closer than the margin suggests", said Gower, one of the leading Test batsmen of his era, during the inaugural Ranji Memorial Public Conversation on Cricket in London.

by | December 05, 2018 | 06:02

He nearly scored a remarkable individual goal minutes before he did find the net, producing a mazy run past five opponents before seeing his shot deflect off Andrew Surman against the post. But Bournemouth have never lost on the road to the reigning Premier League champions, beating Chelsea twice at Stamford Bridge and drawing with Leicester at the King Power Stadium.

by | December 05, 2018 | 04:49

The Sooners in the playoff will make things very interesting. Although technically the Cotton Bowl Classic, the game will be played at AT&T Stadium - commonly referred to as " Jerry World ", after Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones; the stadium has been home to the Cowboys since 2009 following the destruction of the Texas Stadium.

by | December 05, 2018 | 04:01

Meyer has been the Buckeye's head coach for the past seven seasons. Smith denied a Football Scoop report last week that Meyer would not coach past the 2019 season and Day would take over as head coach. Ryan Day went 3-0 to start the season as the Buckeyes' head coach, and while the opponents weren't noteworthy, that doesn't mean people weren't taking note of Day's approach and performance.

by | December 03, 2018 | 03:04

Clearly, the TMZ video released Friday proves otherwise. He's since been released by the Kansas City Chiefs and his career is in doubt. According to NFL.com, the league is investigating an allegation that Hunt punched a man in the face while visiting an OH resort in June.

by | December 03, 2018 | 01:32

The Sooners (12-1) will face No. 1 Alabama (13-0) in the Orange Bowl on December 29 and No. 2 Clemson (13-0) plays No. 3 Notre Dame (12-0) in the Cotton Bowl on the same day. 4 in the country. Georgia last appeared in the Allstate Sugar Bowl in 2008, when it was in contention for a BCS National Championship as a two-loss team.

by | December 02, 2018 | 18:56

Ever since Mourinho's spell at Real Madrid , he appears to have picked one player to battle with in order to lay down his authority, with mixed results: Iker, Casillas, Eden Hazard, now Paul Pogba . "With all the respect, we don't have many mad dogs that bite the ball and press all the time we don't have many people with that spirit". 'McTominay and Matic did a very good job for two midfield players'.

by | December 02, 2018 | 16:13

Barcelona are experiencing a defensive crisis at the moment, with a severely disheartened backline that has not only led to a sparsity of clean sheets but also to speculative interest in Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany as a potential centre-back reinforcement.

by | December 02, 2018 | 13:41

Defending champion South Africa lost to Argentina 17-12 in a thriller and still progressed to the Dubai Sevens rugby quarterfinals on Friday. It took five minutes for the first try to come in a pulsating and energy-sapping final, Tone Ng Shiu powering through the clutches of Ben Pinkelman with Andrew Knewstubb adding the conversion for a 7-0 half-time score.

by | December 01, 2018 | 14:44

And I think that's really what Michael would be trying to say - that it's about that competitive edge."I do know if we lose that, and even our great era of Australian cricket when we lost that edge - and I'm thinking back post the Test match against India here - and everyone was a bit punched by that incident and a bit anxious about "were we overstepping the mark?' and 'should we be playing the game in this sort of spirit?' we just started to play poorly".

by | December 01, 2018 | 13:30

But the change that Marco Silva has brought to the Goodison outfit has been impressive in such a relatively short period. It is perhaps of no surprise then, that Jürgen Klopp has come in for some criticism for his team selection and style of play, particularly in the first half, as the game simply seemed to pass Liverpool by and it was nearly too late when James Milner slotted his penalty home in first half stoppage time.

by | November 30, 2018 | 10:59

It's a mistake that we made that at this level of football we can not repeat again. It will be tough [to win at Barcelona] but the belief is so important". "We played some good football but we didn't get the points in the first (two) games". "What Barcelona is going to do is not in our hands". "But, of course, in the Champions League , no one is going to give a present and play and not care about the result".

by | November 30, 2018 | 09:13

Curry, a two-time NBA Most Valuable Player, got off to a strong start this season as the Warriors launched their bid for a third straight NBA title. Durant seemingly had an answer for each run made by the Raptors and kept the Warriors within striking distance despite being shorthanded. His club erased an 11-point fourth quarter deficit and with time winding down, Durant sent the game to overtime with a corner three that left Scotiabank Arena silent.

by | November 30, 2018 | 08:29

James has admitted Liverpool will be powerless to answer their critics if they blow their last chance to stay in the Champions League . "It was clever of PSG , of Neymar - especially him - but a lot of players went down like it was serious and we were not that calm".

by | November 29, 2018 | 07:59

Markelle Fultz will have his right shoulder examined through Wednesday in NY. Not to mention, before Fultz even ruled himself out from the team, he was losing his minutes to point guard, T.J. And following a shoulder injury which kept him out of action for the last three games, he is reportedly not part of the 76ers' long-term plans anymore.

by | November 29, 2018 | 06:33

He's playing the right way. We're trying to win games. This season, the five-time All-Star is averaging 27 points with 12.8 rebounds and 4.9 assists per game. Boston will enjoy three days off before hosting the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night. Here's Pelicans head coach Alvin Gentry , postgame. "I feel like the season is kind of like a rollercoaster", guard Jrue Holiday said .

by | November 28, 2018 | 08:51

According to The Advocate , LSU analyst Steve Kragthorpe was punched on the field following the Tiger's seven-overtime loss to Texas A&M. "Out of nowhere, I got nailed", Kragthorpe said in a phone interview while he drove back home from the game Sunday afternoon.

by | November 28, 2018 | 07:17

Ortis pressured Liddell from the first bell and while " The Iceman " was able to fire off a few shots towards his opponent, none of them came with the same level of heat that he so often delivered in his prime. Not that it was ever truly realistic, but don't expect to see Jon Jones feuding with Chuck Liddell again after what went down Saturday at Golden Boy MMA's inaugural event .

by | November 28, 2018 | 04:12

He looped through a seam in the line and got a chunk of Will Hart's punt. Ohio State and Oklahoma were able to find out who was better on the field in each of the past two seasons. Jackson hit a layup to open the second half and kick off a 10-2 Ohio State run. Not only did MI lose, it got banged up. Ohio State's Damon Arnette, left to right, Shaun Wade, and Kendall Sheffield celebrate with fans after beating MI in an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov.

by | November 27, 2018 | 07:45

It is time for India to enshrine her legacy with a Mary Kom Award to the nation's best sportswoman in Olympic sport each year at the National Sports Awards. But spotting a journalist, a camera slung over his shoulder, she shuffled up to him and asked him if he believed Mary Kom would have left the stadium and if she would have a chance to getting an autograph.

by | November 25, 2018 | 16:13

But over time, only technical quality and attacking freedom were taken care of and the team lost its defensive structure. Four points separate these two teams and Arsenal will only stay in fifth if they win today, one point behind Chelsea .

by | November 25, 2018 | 09:34

Dele Alli acknowledged Tottenham could easily have beaten Chelsea by a bigger margin after producing a "great performance" in an emphatic 3-1 triumph at Wembley. Alexander Mitrovic scored twice, including the victor, as Fulham responded to the arrival of manager Ranieri with a 3-2 win over fellow strugglers Southampton , ending a run of seven straight defeats.

by | November 23, 2018 | 15:17

Jeremy Pargo scored 17 of his 21 points in the second half for No. 22 Gonzaga . The No. 1-ranked Duke Blue Devils and No. 3-ranked Gonzaga Bulldogs are playing in the Maui Invitational championship game at 5 p.m. Gonzaga then committed a shot-clock violation on the other end, giving the ball back to the Illini with 30.5 seconds remaining. The moment Duke was supposed to take over in the early stages of this heavyweight clash came and went with a clang.

by | November 23, 2018 | 14:56

The German, the youngest finalist in nine years at just 21, showed enormous confidence in a high-quality final as he dispatched the 14-time Grand Slam champion 6-4, 6-3. We have never seen it before. Of the booing incident after the Federer match he said: 'The crowd reaction wasn't too good to me, I was a little bit sad because as tennis player we take this kind of stuff personally.

by | November 23, 2018 | 10:14

Wall apologized to Brooks after cursing at him, Wojnarowski added, and apologized to his teammates the following day. Washington is 5-11 and underachieving this season. But one thing is for sure any team that will land John Wall and Bradley Beal is truly lucky because there two all-stars will put a large impact on any team.

by | November 21, 2018 | 18:29

The news comes in the wake of Smith telling The Athletic's Jason Lloyd that he doesn't believe the team is trying to win games. When LeBron James left for the Los Angeles Lakers , the Cleveland Cavaliers put on a fearless face and said the plan was still to make the playoffs.

by | November 20, 2018 | 17:03

Pakistan seemed on course to go 1-0 up in the series after reaching 130-3 just before lunch on the fourth day, needing just another 46 to clinch victory. I think at the end of the day it was a great advertisement for test cricket. "I guess when you look back, winning by such a small margin means every contribution in terms of runs scored and runs saved on the field did matter".

by | November 20, 2018 | 16:28

According the BBC , the accident occurred when 17-year-old Formula 3 driver Sophia Florsch, reportedly the sole female contestant participating in the race, lost control of her auto after hitting the back of Japanese driver Sho Tsuboi on the fast track.

by | November 20, 2018 | 15:29

Quincy Promes gave them a fighting chance of progressing with a finessed effort in the 85th minute before Liverpool defender Van Dijk stole the headlines at the death, hammering home Tonny Vilhena's cross past Manuel Neuer. "We worked so hard for every game and to get rewards for that is fantastic". "I think we should be all proud of ourselves - I'm certainly very proud of my team", Van Dijk, the Holland captain said after the match.

by | November 18, 2018 | 21:41

Seattle is one of only two National Football League teams (Tennessee is the other) with more rushing attempts than passing attempts this season. The Green Bay Packers' 13th-year head coach acknowledged he is aware that the team's 4-5-1 record has led to questions about his future.

by | November 18, 2018 | 21:35

Joe Root and Jack Leach were the big stars as England won the second of three Tests in Sri Lanka to win their first Test series in the nation since 2001. "He was probably the one telling me to calm down and trust him". Root appeared to show dissent at umpire Marais Erasmus' decision to turn down an appeal for the dismissal of Dilruwan Perera off Moeen Ali by shaking his head and kicking the turf.

by | November 16, 2018 | 17:19

The German eventually forced the first break points of the match with the score level at 4-4 but Djokovic held after a backhand lob from Zverev drifted inches wide. "I expect him to play better than he did in Shanghai ". He has won many Masters 1000 events already, I think three in his career, which is quite impressive.

by | November 15, 2018 | 11:29

Kevin Durant is singular. During the confrontation, Green took exception with how he was being treated by Durant. But at other times ... a lot of times ... "[Expletive] happens in the NBA", Durant said. The argument has led to plenty of speculation about the future of the Warriors. Green reportedly called Durant a "bit**" multiple times and challenged the nine-time All-Star about his impending free agency .