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by | February 05, 2018 | 06:35

We did well to hold them to a draw in the end. Darlow was preferred in goal to loan signing Martin Dubravka, who was named on the bench. Patrick van Aanholt then attacked from left-back and sent Christian Benteke similarly clear, but after another heavy touch the striker struggled for a convincing connection when shooting and Darlow comfortably saved.

by | February 05, 2018 | 06:34

Sibanye-Stillwater spokesperson James Wellsted said some of the miners exhibited "cases of dehydration and high blood pressure but nothing serious". Partially because its gold mines are so deep, dozens of miners die every year in South Africa . Emergency power supply from backup generators enabled 64 employees to return to surface the following morning, the company said in the statement .

by | February 04, 2018 | 02:23

When her mom let her know the game was Sunday, Parks asked if she could go. The post, which has warmed the hearts of Eagles fans, eventually got the attention of the actual Philadelphia Eagles , who responded to the post with this generous offer on Friday.

by | February 04, 2018 | 02:22

The outcome provided a measure of revenge to Dortmund coach Peter Stöger, who was sacked by Cologne at the beginning of December. In the end, the chain reaction of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's departure from Borussia Dortmund for Arsenal (which in turn allowed Giroud to make the move to Stamford Bridge) saw the "Batsman" replace "Auba" at the Westfalenstadion on loan for the remainder of the season.

by | February 03, 2018 | 11:34

They have some good players but it doesn't really bother us too much. Chairman of CoA Vinod Rai congratulated the team for the world cup glory and hoped for a brighter future for the U-19 squad. "These guys haven't faced so many guys who are consistently up around 135-140kph mark". Shubman Gill's side racked up 328-7 in that encounter before Australia slipped to 228 all out in reply despite 73 from Jack Edwards.

by | February 03, 2018 | 11:30

The Cavs, perennial contenders for the National Basketball Association title, have struggled at times this season, with new acquisitions and injuries hurting the team's cause. James said his only focus is on the Cleveland Cavaliers . "And I will not handle it right now". And especially when the Warriors would then become the favorites to add literally every single veteran free agent willing to take league minimum just for a chance to win.

by | February 03, 2018 | 11:32

The first time New England won three out of four was in 2001, 2003 and 2004, ironically defeating the Eagles 24-21 to cap off the first outstanding run. Instead, it didn't happen. "No one predicted them to win any of these playoff games", Manning said. Brady has been on the field for a first-quarter score when his intentional grounding penalty in the end zone against the Giants in 2012 led to a safety for NY.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:01

A season ago, Russell Westbrook averaged a triple-double over a full season and, along the way, the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard put together the highest-scoring performance during a game in which a player registered a triple-double in the history of the National Basketball Association.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:00

Each Russian Paralympian who is approved to compete, he said, will be identified in competition as a "Neutral Paralympic Athlete". The Russian Paralympic Committe has not met all of the necessary requirements to have its suspension lifted, including the full reinstatement of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency by the World Anti-Doping Agency, the IPC said in a statement.

by | February 01, 2018 | 01:01

He signed a professional tryout contract to work out with the Nashville Predators , the team with whom he played in last year's Stanley Cup Final. Fisher shocked fans by telling them he'd be hanging up his skates after a solid 17 years in the National Hockey League.

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:58

Since Boston's 114-103 win over Philadelphia in London on November 21, the Celtics have lost five of last seven games. Kyrie scored 40.6 FanDuel points, compared to his average of 38.1 FanDuel points per game for the season. Ginobili finished 3 for 6 on 3s while scoring 14 points, including six in 31 seconds in the first quarter. Mason Plumlee had 16 points and eight rebounds before he left with a leg injury in the fourth.

by | February 01, 2018 | 00:57

Though Wall is not having his best season, he remains the Wizards' most important player, initiating their offense and creating open looks for Bradley Beal and the rest of his teammates. That could get ugly. Wall , 27, underwent another MRI on Monday and later visited orthopedic surgeon Richard D. Parker, who will perform the "clean up" procedure today.

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:46

But the Knicks and Noah agreed to what amounts to a cooling-off period after an emotional exchange with Hornacek, according to the people, who are not authorized to discuss the situation publicly. But several reports, confirmed by league sources , said Noah is not interested in a buyout . ESPN reported Noah has no desire in a buyout . Noah will not give the Knicks a break on the two-and-a-half years and roughly $45 million remaining on his contract, with the Knicks seeking a way out ...

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:42

State Attorney General Bill Schuette says his office has launched an investigation into how Michigan State University's handled complaints against former sports doctor and convicted sexual predator Larry Nassar . Among them were that Nassar's failure to explain the "invasive, sensitive procedures" he was using and to obtain prior consent from patients "is opening the practice up to liability and is exposing patients to unnecessary trauma based on the possibility of perceived inappropriate ...

by | January 29, 2018 | 11:04

At the moment, I don't know. If he doesn't end up at Chelsea , Giroud could move to Germany before the transfer window closes. Asked by reporters about Chelsea's interest in Giroud, Wenger responded, " I want Olivier to stay ". FC's Julien Laurens delves into the back and forth between Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund over Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. "We'll find out today, but the suggestion was he will be", he said.

by | January 29, 2018 | 11:03

The event is free to the public and you don't need an All-Star Game ticket to attend. "The SAP Center opened in 1993, so to bring the game back after 22 years is long overdue and it's primarily for our fans to celebrate the great game of hockey".

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:58

Pelicans head coach Alvin Gentry also admitted to reporters that they were "scared" about the injury , according to Tim MacMahon of ESPN . It was expected that contract would come from the Pelicans , who have now won four in a row and 12 of their last 17 after knocking off the Rockets , putting them in sixth place in the Western Conference .

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:43

The world No.1 was 3-0 down when she arrived with total authority to win her first game of the match 40 to love. On this basis, it's completely logical to recommend Wozniacki as a value underdog to be celebrating her first Grand Slam title of what has still been an illustrious career.

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:25

It wasn't until No. 1 - his 10th hole - that he holed a 40-footer for his first birdie of the day and things began to turn. In his first official start since this time previous year, Woods took a while to dust off the rust, but the quality of his shotmaking improved as the round progressed on the South course at Torrey Pines.

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:23

Perhaps to convert that into a bit of a cultural exchange - attested to by quips from IPL governing chairman Rajeev Shukla and Punjab co-owner Preity Zinta during one of the press conferences held on the day - Harbhajan Singh was paid Rs 2 crore to embark on an expedition towards the Indian Ocean, at the end of which hung a bright yellow jersey.

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:34

The German club are looking to net £55m from the sale of Aubameyang, which would be a club-record deal for Arsenal. Arsenal are hopeful that Armenia midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan's transfer from Manchester United and Gabon forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's expected move from Borussia Dortmund will convince Mesut Özil to stay at the London football club, according to EveningStandard .

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:28

Arsenal boss Wenger said he was happy to acquire Mkhitaryan in the deal. When pressed how he is going to fit in his pending new recruits, especially given that the club plays with one out-and-out striker, Wenger did not seem concerned. He would have been available on a free transfer when his contract expired in four months' time but once City baulked at the amount of money involved in a mid-season deal, United manager Mourinho urged his club to step in.

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:21

The 26-year-old Romanian world number one, still seeking a first grand slam title, trailed 3-0 but battened down the hatches to reel off the next nine games on her way to a first Melbourne semi-final. Cilic, the 2014 U.S. Open champion, will next play No. 49-ranked Kyle Edmund, who beat No. 3-ranked Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 to reach a Grand Slam semifinal for the first time.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:38

The 21-year-old took six for 39 as South Africa clinched the three-match series with a 135-run win. Shikhar Dhawan was beaten multiple times on the drive before falling to an atrocious shot, and skipper Kohli too walked towards the off-stump to fend a short ball he would have left alone had he not moved as much.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:33

Two weeks ago I lost against him. He is the eighth British man to reach the quarterfinals of a Grand Slam tournament in the Open era, but he has a ways to go to catch Murray's 30 appearances. I mean, that's why I'm in the quarterfinals, because every time I step on the court and I'm playing, I believe I'm going to win. When Seppi broke the Edmund serve in the third game of the second set, it looked all over bar the shouting.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:35

The Rooney Rule requires teams to interview at least one minority candidate when filling a head coaching position. The Raiders interviewed USC offensive coordinator Tee Martin and then-Raiders tight ends coach Bobby Johnson before announcing Gruden's hiring January 6.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:31

Sporting director Michael Zorc questioned the striker's mentality and hit out at hit out at Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger after the Frenchman suggested the Gabon global would be a good fit at Emirates Stadium during his media conference on Thursday.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:30

Not a ton, but some. As the Texans linebackers coach from 2014-16, Vrabel developed several players into top-notch performers, including Jadaveon Clowney (Pro Bowl, 2016), Whitney Mercilus , Benardrick McKinney (2nd team All Pro, 2016) and Brian Cushing.

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:47

Reports in Spain today have claimed the La Liga leaders have reached agreement with Griezmann over making the switch to the Nou Camp from Atletico Madrid . "If that's what [Mundo Deportivo] said, it's possible", Amor told Movistar+. "Rumours are inevitable in football". " I'm left with the feeling that this is a match we played well, but one where we lost two points ".

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:46

She broke back from 0-2 down in the second set and had a break point to get ahead, but otherwise the door was slammed shut by a very impressive and aggressive performance from the German. I gave her the confidence by making a lot of errors on the return games. I was just hanging in there trying to use every single opportunity. She is also the youngest player from Japan to reach the fourth round at Australian Open since Date in 1990 (19 yrs, 122 days).

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:14

He has 97 hits in 430 plate appearances. There's no doubt Tebow's star shines brightest in his home state and where he originally made a name for himself as a Gator legend. That was the prelude to a 2017 season that saw him start at low class A Columbia (S.C.), where he famously homered in his first professional at-bat before batting.220 with three homers and a.311 on-base percentage as the Fireflies' regular left fielder.

by | January 20, 2018 | 08:09

He was arrested at a music festival in Miami past year. According to the radio station, Anderson was going 105 miles per hour in a 45 miles per hour zone. Coming off a 5-11 season, the New York Jets were looking to hit the reset button on the franchise and fix a bunch of things that needed to be fixed.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:10

The agent of AS Roma left-back Emerson Palmieri has confirmed Chelsea have made a bid to sign the player, whom he said would "love" to work with Blues manager Antonio Conte. 'The two clubs are now talking, we'll see if it will be successful'. If the Premier League champions do secure the signature of a left-back before the close of the January transfer window, Kenedy is likely to depart on loan until the end of the season.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:24

Wild Oats owner Sandy Oatley congratulated Mr Cooney on the win. The jury upheld the protest yesterday and imposed a one-hour penalty on the Mark Richards-skippered Wild Oats , which had won the race eight times before. When you're dealing with boats of this size and this calibre, we are at the elite level of our sport, and the boats have to be conducted responsibly in fair respect of the conditions and the impact that your manouevres might have.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:27

The Uruguay global headed in an Angel Di Maria cross during the first half of PSG's Ligue 1 tie against Dijon on Wednesday evening, giving Unai Emery's side a 3-0 lead following an early Di Maria double. Cavani is now tied with Zlatan Ibrahimovic with 156 goals for PSG. It is not the first time Cavani has clashed with Neymar over the taking of a penalty.