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by | March 11, 2018 | 01:47

Fifth-placed Chelsea are now two points behind fourth-placed Tottenham, who face Bournemouth on Sunday as the battle hots up for places in next season's Champions League . Crystal Palace are [13.0] outsiders for this game but perhaps should not be dismissed out of hand. Driving through the center of the field, flicking the ball past Crystal Palace defenders and then meeting it on the other side, Willian was so quick his wild locks struggled to keep up with him.

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:46

We never managed to dribble and get out of a 1v1 were always a man short. As such, Wenger does not take criticism personally from supporters who once idolised him. "They've done the awful side of football, and we know they're fantastically creative and can do all the brilliant stuff going forward, but actually the discipline of defence and the way they dug in and worked hard as a team - that's what Arsenal fans want to see".

by | March 11, 2018 | 01:31

One supporter was thrown to the ground by club captain Mark Noble , who was then restrained by Joe Hart . West Ham's owners David Sullivan and David Gold were forced to leave the directors' box near the end as anger boiled over and supporters chanted'sack the board'.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:27

For the first time in many years Rangers will approach Sunday's Old Firm encounter in a positive frame of mind following a run of results that has produced six consecutive wins and 23 goals into the bargain. The second time they were talking about the managerial situation. Sunderland must be anxious about losing players in the summer window with a drop down to League One looking more likely than not right now.

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:24

Marcos Rojo and Phil Jones have both missed out with knocks in recent weeks but Jose Mourinho will be hoping that at least Rojo might make it for Saturday. Manchester United have won 10 of their last 13 Premier League home games against Liverpool , losing in 2008-09 and 2013-14, and drawing last season.

by | March 09, 2018 | 09:06

This whole month I am playing tournaments in California and Florida- both my home states. Diyas and Williams had played each other twice before going into Thursday's match. Williams, the perennial perfectionist, will no doubt be expecting to "move forward" into round two at Indian Wells despite her lack of competitive matches.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:10

Gulliver also faulted The Daily Mail for resurfacing the story by publishing an interview with Fiorentino on the eve of the Academy Awards , writing, "It has been troubling and painful to see that these false allegations against my father being written about again, especially after this was all settled years ago".

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:05

The New York Giants have a new linebacker. Ogletree was a first-round pick who made the NFL All-Rookie Team in 2013. He led their defense in tackles during four of his five seasons, only failing to do so in 2015 when he played in just four games due to a broken leg.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:06

The middle order then crumbled to poor strokes around Joe Root, who also eventually made a hundred and had put on 190 with Bairstow. Then it was down to Williamson and Ross Taylor to steer the innings. While Latham eventually departed attempting to tonk seamer Tom Curran out of the park, big-hitter Colin de Grandhomme (23) and Henry Nicholls (13 not out), who won the match by flicking a ball off his pads for six, chipped in.

by | March 08, 2018 | 01:49

Jackson said Gwala told him that the attackers sawed into his right calf (with a tiresome blade), damaging muscle, nerves and bone. Police are investigating the case as attempted murder, according to the BBC . He reportedly said Gwala is none the wiser as to why the attackers left. A top South African triathlete was out training when he was suddenly attacked by three men who tried to cut his legs off with a saw.

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:58

However, Ross backtracked on his comments on Tuesday, saying that his remarks had been "misconstrued" while acknowledging his belief that kneeling was an ineffective protest. "The Texans ownership, coaching, personnel and executive staff sign and hire employees based on talent, character and fit within our organisation".

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:51

The climax was completed when Nemanja Matic leathered the ball from 30 yards to score the victor and cause euphoria within the United camp. Crystal Palace took the lead through an Andros Townsend's deflected goal in the 16 minute. "We're in the relegation zone, but after seven games everyone told me that we were relegated". United's players switched off for Palace's second goal in the 48th, Jeffrey Schlupp taking a quick free kick and Patrick van Aanholt running through before ...

by | March 07, 2018 | 11:51

Two permanent magnet synchronous motors (PSM) with a system output of more than 600 hp (440 kW) accelerate the Mission E Cross Turismo to 100 km/h (62 mph) in less than 3.5 seconds and to 200 kmh (124 mph) in under twelve seconds. How fast does it charge and what's the driving range? It measures 4.95 metres in length and adds off road styling cues, thick wheel arch trims and huge off-road wheels for example.

by | March 06, 2018 | 02:38

But will that happen? With that, it would seem as though it will be Ortega who steps up to face the champ Max Holloway. So, is Ortega down to fight Holloway at that card? " The fact we now have a title fight with him (Ortega) against Holloway, you know, Holloway looked incredible against Jose Aldo in his last fight and I'm excited about this ", White said at the UFC 222 post-fight press conference.

by | March 05, 2018 | 01:03

Shubhankar Sharma held serve on Saturday at the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship. Nobody, not even Sharma, had a better day than Justin Thomas . He came into Chapultepec on the heels of three straight top-six finishes, and is nicely positioned to break his winless streak Sunday. His drivers aren't as wild, he is making more key putts to keep the round going and his iron game is solid as ever.

by | March 05, 2018 | 01:04

Bannister gained global sporting glory on May 6, 1954, when he ran a mile (1.6 kilometres) in three minutes 59.4 seconds at the Iffley Road track in Oxford. "This is a day of intense sadness both for our nation and for all of us in athletics", said IAAF president Lord Coe, who set the record in the mile in 1981.

by | March 05, 2018 | 01:00

Elsewhere, Dave Allen gets another chance to win the Commonwealth heavyweight title against Lenroy Thomas, while Kid Galahad and Rocky Fielding are also in action. Brook suffered a broken left orbital bone against Spence after fracturing the other eye socket in a fifth-round stoppage defeat to WBC-IBF-WBA world middleweight champion Golovkin in September 2016.

by | March 05, 2018 | 00:43

Throw that thought out the window, though, after Shaquem Griffin continued his lighting-up of the Combine on Sunday with a spectacular 4.38 time in the 40 on Sunday morning, by far the fastest of any linebacker here, and according to the National Football League the fastest of any linebacker since 2003 (watch it here).

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:39

Football's lawmakers are poised to approve video assistant referees at the World Cup this summer in spite of controversies during various global trials but the Premier League is unlikely to follow their lead immediately. VAR has already drawn fierce criticism from fans, pundits and the media alike for its inconsistent usage, confusing laws and the time it takes for a decision to be reached.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:36

No player has made more successful tackles than Ndidi's 116 in the Premier League this season, and Puel says interest in the midfielder is a testament to how much he has come on since joining Leicester in a £15m deal from Belgian side Genk a little over a year ago.

by | March 04, 2018 | 04:37

Zidane says "in no way is it a relief that Neymar is not able to play" in Tuesday's Champions League match. When these two sides met earlier in the season, goals from Karim Benzema and Ronaldo helped Real claim a 2-1 win. "But, we can also hurt them". Madrid were always in control at the Bernabeu and took the lead on 24 minutes when Gareth Bale slammed home after a loose ball fell to him inside the penalty area, on the night when the Wales worldwide made his British record 117th La ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:37

The decision to play the Valspar and Arnold Palmer events means Woods will play in all three Florida tournaments leading up to the Masters , which will be held April 5-8 at Augusta National . For the sake of comparison, in his last two truly healthy years (2012-13) Woods also played five tournaments prior to the Masters . However, Woods showed significant improvement as he finished 12th at the Honda Classic on Sunday.

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:17

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and the Enforcement Directorate (ED) have registered two FIRs each in this case. Officials said of the attached properties in Mumbai , Prasad Chambers at Opera House was bought by the Choksi family in 1960s.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:36

But Bach said the IOC had sent a "clear message" on Russian Federation, who competed as "Olympic Athletes from Russia" and will now be unable to fly the national flag at Sunday's closing ceremony. This entire investigation was instigated by whistleblowing doctor Grigory Rodchenkov, who was director of Russia's anti-doping laboratory during Sochi 2014.

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:26

Zinedine Zidane says he is disappointed by the injury sustained by Neymar despite the news coming as a boost to Real Madrid ahead of their Champions League meeting with Paris Saint-Germain. "We will see how he progresses before making a decision, and that will be made with the player himself". However, it seems Neymar will be unable to play in the match as the club have confirmed he has picked up a fractured metatarsal.

by | March 01, 2018 | 12:07

Lionel Messi's Barcelona team mates and coach Ernesto Valverde were singing his praises after the Argentine scored an inspired free kick where he sent the ball under the wall and into the net in their 6-1 thrashing of Girona on Saturday.

by | March 01, 2018 | 10:47

The collision happened just after 9:30 a.m. local time when Fegan's SUV attempted to merge onto the highway. However, despite his depleted client base, Fegan was still one of the most recognizable names among sports agents. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family during this hard time'. Fegan was recently involved in a very much open split with the Independent Sports & Entertainment agency.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:45

Despite Bagley's absence, Duke has only seen more growth on the offensive side of the ball. As was the case in each of the past three, the Blue Devils didn't need the ACC's top scorer and rebounder - not with Allen reaching the 20-point mark for the third time in that stretch - to remain a half-game ahead of the rival Tar Heels in the race to finish second to No.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:36

Benzema converted a penalty in the 89th after Bale was fouled by Victor Larguardia in the area. "Cristiano Ronaldo showed this with his lovely gesture to let Benzema take the penalty". Zidane brought Bale back into the starting XI after dropping him to the bench for the midweek victory over Leganes , but "BBC" were left frustrated for much of the first half.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:29

Nash is set to become an unrestricted free agent on July 1, while Beleskey has two years left on the five-year contract he signed in 2015. Before turning pro, Gionta had an outstanding career at Boston College, where he was the captain on the 2000-01 national championship team .

by | February 25, 2018 | 02:26

The jury's actual verdict was that the USTA bears 75% of the blame and Bouchard 25%. The resolution came a day after a jury in United States federal court in Brooklyn found the USTA 75 percent liable for the fall, which left Bouchard with a concussion.

by | February 25, 2018 | 02:19

The former Bournemouth man centered the ball towards Dwight Gayle . After allowing Gayle to beat him to a low delivery for the 17th-minute opener, Begovic enabled the former Crystal Palace striker to double his tally on the stroke of half-time as he let another cross slip under him.

by | February 24, 2018 | 09:20

Yun, who won the hosts' second gold of the Games, finished 1.63 seconds ahead of Nikita Tregubov, an Olympic Athlete from Russian Federation, while Briton Dom Parsons took bronze. But so many people came to watch and I know many more watched on TV. "I made a lot of effort to make it this far". Typically the likes of the United States, Austria, Canada, Germany and Switzerland have dominated the sport but Yun upset the established order with his breath-taking speed.

by | February 23, 2018 | 05:04

But on Wednesday night, Dhoni was hitting the big shots. MSD and Pandey put on an unbeaten stand of 98 to put their team in a winning position. After making a 27-ball 29 in the last T20I, in which the rest of his teammates scored at least at a strike-rate of 130, Manish Pandey came good on the second match with a 48-ball 79.

by | February 23, 2018 | 05:05

Semantics matter here and Pop said he'd be surprised if Kawhi came back at any point this year, but didn't say he's not going to. Leonard has been battling a quad injury and hasn't suited up for San Antonio since January 13, appearing in just nine total games so far.