by | February 08, 2018 | 19:45

United, whose leading players include Paul Pogba and David de Gea , are now second in the 20-team English Premier League and have reached the last 16 of the Champions League, Europe's elite club competition. Last weekend he completed 90 minutes in a 2-0 win over Huddersfield at the Theatre of Dreams. Several reports have seen fresh links suggesting that Manchester United are closing in on the signing on Fabinho .

by | February 08, 2018 | 18:03

Despite admitting earlier in the season that Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne (who is also Belgian) is the best player in the Premier League , it seems as though the rest of his home nation disagree - although he never actually came out on top in either of the voting rounds.

by | February 08, 2018 | 18:26

A couple of googly eyes and the designation of UFC 225 in Chicago as a rare Windy City PPV, plus the months of reports that Punk has been looking for his next fight has all but guaranteed he'll be on the card. "He's a good dude", Dana White said. "I wouldn't be shocked if he gave it one more shot". Brock Lesnar hasn't competed inside the Octagon for UFC since he fought against Mark Hunt at UFC 200, as he is now signed with the WWE and his contract with the company isn't expected to ...

by | February 08, 2018 | 18:33

Nowitzki only played 25 minutes and scored 12 points with six rebounds and 4-for-11 shooting, but that didn't matter, as after just seven minutes on the court, the German made history as he became just the fifth member of the 50,000-minute club alongside National Basketball Association legends Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Karl Malone , Kevin Garnett , Jason Kidd and Elvin Hayes.

by | February 08, 2018 | 17:43

He plays with a nasty streak", Franklin said. "He has a finisher's mentality". Penn State is at IL on Sunday night, a critical, and winnable, game to help the cause further. The nastiness along the defensive line, especially along the interior, likely won't come right away from this class. In this era, Penn State has never recruited as well as now.

by | February 08, 2018 | 16:52

It seems the electric vehicle segment in India is buzzing. It also displayed six electric vehicles, three in the commercial vehicle segment-the 2m electric bus, Magic EV, and Iris EV-and the Tiago EV, Tigor EV, and Racemo EV in the passenger auto category.

by | February 08, 2018 | 16:53

India now hold a 3-0 lead in the ongoing six-match ODI series against South Africa and they will be looking to seal the deal in the fourth ODI, which will be held in Johannesburg on February 10. In the present Test squad, barring Parthiv Patel, no one in the team has played against Pakistan in Tests anywhere in the world. In fact, in practice games, I would be on the pitch guiding players through match situations and helping them understand how to score runs or take wickets in different ...

by | February 08, 2018 | 18:07

Wales named an unchanged starting 15 for Sunday's game. "It was his second game back and in my experience with players - their second game back from a long injury is always the most hard game". Apart from the presence of Te'o and Wigglesworth, the bench remains unchanged. Richard Wigglesworth has been drafted straight on to the bench, having been called up as cover after Eddie Jones' first choice in the position ruptured his medial collateral ligament at the Stadio Olimpico.

by | February 08, 2018 | 16:58

Dravid finally got his hands on a World Cup trophy. This is the 12th edition of the tournament which started in 1988. After winning the toss, India chose to bat first, which seemed to have worked. Zimbabwe, for example, finished their group game against Australia in Christchurch and then took two flights to get to Tauranga, arriving on the eve of their next match.

by | February 08, 2018 | 17:51

Meanwhile, former Liverpool and England defender Jamie Carragher also dished out some praise for the former Hoffenheim man, contending that his performances have been a "revelation" for the Reds . Firmino, meanwhile, has recorded 11 goals and five assists in 25 league outings, but there is a real argument to be made that no other striker in world football could fulfil the role that the Brazilian performs for Liverpool.

by | February 08, 2018 | 17:25

Mr. Kenworthy and figure skater Adam Rippon are the first two openly gay male athletes to represent the the Winter Olympics . U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has not discounted the possibility of meetings with North Korean representatives on the sidelines of the Winter Olympics, where he will officially represent the U.S.

by | February 08, 2018 | 16:32

There are no easy negotiations with Arsenal , believe you me, but eventually the negotiations got to where we did and the insistence for the first time ever from Theo that he wanted to leave, plus the respect they have for each other and the service he gave, probably was a factor.

by | February 08, 2018 | 15:33

The CAS drew criticism last week when it lifted life Olympic bans imposed on 28 Russians. The Winter Olympics run from 9 to 25 February in South Korea - although some events start on 8 February, the day before the opening ceremony. The 15 applicants include cross-country skier Alexander Legkov, who won gold in the 50 km freestyle and silver in the 4×10 km relay at the 2014 Sochi Games, and skeleton athlete Elena Nikitina, who won bronze, among others.

by | February 08, 2018 | 15:27

Even if the athletes' appeal was successful it was highly unlikely for any of them to compete in South Korea. CAS earlier upheld appeals filed by 28 Russian athletes who had received life Olympic bans over alleged doping violations at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

by | February 08, 2018 | 14:25

The Gunners are said to have Nacho Monreal, Danny Welbeck and Petr Cech match fit for the trip to Wembley to face Tottenham . Meanwhile, Arsenal will hope to carry on from the Everton game, shorten the gap to one point and most importantly, have the bragging rights of North London .

by | February 08, 2018 | 13:56

Medvedev, meanwhile, argued the IOC "has trampled on the Olympic Charter and elementary principles of law" by refusing to invite the Russians who had been exonerated by CAS. "We're not fearful in any way", International Olympic Committee spokesman Mark Adams said. Even if the athletes' appeal was successful it was highly unlikely for any of them to compete in South Korea .

by | February 08, 2018 | 13:54

Veteran left tackle Jason Peters, versatile running back Darren Sproles, specials teams ace Chris Maragos and starting middle linebacker Jordan Hicks all were lost for the season. Prince played one of the most critically acclaimed musical performances in the history of Super Bowl halftime shows. "You have to let someone else win sometimes".

by | February 08, 2018 | 14:05

Heading down under: Eden Hazard and Chelsea will visit Perth . "It will show them Perth is vibrant, right on their doorstep and the Western gateway to Australia". "Optus Stadium will be a fantastic and fitting venue for us to visit our passionate Australian supporters once more and take part in an entertaining match against Perth Glory ".

by | February 08, 2018 | 11:13

There was some unfinished business on the turf of the Bay Oval and probably, the moment of the day for Dravid and his boys came at around 11.30 pm when his team trooped from a bubbly dressing room to the centre again. Opener Manjot Kalra was the key wicket for Austtralia, but they had no answer to the left-handed batsman's class innings. He was joined by wicketkeeper batsman Harvik Desai and the duo notched up an unbeaten 89-run stand to take India past the finishing line.

by | February 08, 2018 | 10:59

Of course, Mayweather would be an overwhelming underdog against virtually anybody he would face in the UFC much less the lightweight champion in McGregor. "I think it's going to happen, and I think it will be a three-, four-, five-hundred million dollar fight again." McGregor has made it clear he wants the rematch to happen, via TMZ Sports .

by | February 08, 2018 | 10:28

At one point, Nevada sports books were bracing for a loss, something that has only happened in 1995 and 2008, Lawton said. However, according to ESPN, Nevada sportsbooks won just $1.1m on the game, an amount that represents the smallest win for bookmakers since 2011.

by | February 08, 2018 | 09:30

It was a stunning conclusion to a gritty game. But Ohio State finished on a 13-5 spurt and Isaac Haas' eight-footer at the buzzer came up short for Purdue. They didn't play great, shooting just 42.1 percent from the field and 6 of 18 on 3s. Purdue: The hottest team in America kept finding ways to win - until their shooting touch went awry Wednesday.

by | February 08, 2018 | 09:06

What was novelty after the first game and excitement after the second, is slowly ceding way to becoming expectation of a bunch of wickets, such has been the two tweakers' hold over the South Africans. "I thought we had a very good practice on Friday". When asked about how the Proteas could possibly turn this deficit around, the pacer replied, "In an ideal world, close to the flawless game, if a lot of people score runs and lot of people take wickets".

by | February 08, 2018 | 10:02

Simmons' dream of making the All-Star game as a rookie isn't over just yet. Silver will select a replacement from Eastern Conference players and Simmons, who is putting up rookie numbers this season that place him alongside National Basketball Association greats Oscar Robertson and Magic Johnson, appears to be the likely choice.

by | February 08, 2018 | 09:42

Morris/Lawes take on Norway's Kristen Moen Skaslien and Magnus Nedregotten at the Gangneung Curling Centre at 9 a.m. local time (Wednesday, 7 p.m. ET). The Hamiltons started playing together about three years ago, when it was announced mixed doubles would be coming to the Olympics. "If we can turn those full misses into at least half shots then we'll have a little bit more success", she added.

by | February 08, 2018 | 08:55

Against all odds, St. John's is building a reputation as a giant-slayer. And he was on the sideline exhorting his players in the final minutes of this shocker. Will this win alone help propel St. John's to a berth in the NCAA Tournament? Who knew, it was just a sign of better days ahead for the Red Storm.

by | February 08, 2018 | 08:26

Long-renowned for his golfing abilities, Romo recently announced he will compete in the Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championship on March 19th. The tournament is held the same week as the Dell Technologies Match Play and will not feature any of the top 64 players in the world.

by | February 08, 2018 | 08:28

Jonathan Merlo made a solid 76 before the India's left-arm spin duo of Shiva Singh and Anukul Roy sprung into action, limiting the opposition to 216 all out in the ICC U-19 World Cup final here today. Wicketkeeper Harvik Desai held his end up to allow Kalra to bat without any pressure. Indian women's were playing after six months of interval and this is the first women series, just after the winning ending of Sydney Sixers Women's in Big Bash 2018.

by | February 08, 2018 | 07:15

While arena employees worked for more than 90 minutes to stop the leak from dripping onto the court, water did cause portions of the floor to warp, resulting in the National Basketball Association deciding that the court was unsafe for play.

by | February 08, 2018 | 06:05

A bank official Manoj Hanumat and a retired deputy manager, Gokulnath Shetty, have also been accused for using the advantage of their posts in the FIR report. "The bank management has made a decision to take strong action against these firms and clean up the system as soon as it was brought to our notice", said Sunil Mehta, managing director and chief executive, PNB.

by | February 08, 2018 | 07:16

FSU (17-7, 6-6) went nearly nine minutes without a made field goal saw its second half lead slip away and UVA (23-1, 12-0) held on, making free throws and keeping the 'Noles out of the paint. Their last win came against then-No. Virginia will next play host to Virginia Tech on Saturday, hoping to complete the season sweep, following a 78-52 victory in the first meeting 78-52 on January 3.

by | February 08, 2018 | 07:21

If McIlroy needed a shot of confidence, Day was happy to provide it. And it's a tournament that I've always watched and I've always thought one day it would be really cool to play with my Dad and fortunately we were able to get him in and play.

by | February 08, 2018 | 07:43

Olympians in the Parade of Nations. "It was a pretty big shock, but it is an honor and a priviledge to be recognized by all of Team USA like that", Hamlin said in an interview with NBC's Mike Tirico . The 31-year-old was selected to be the flag bearer by other American athletes of all sports. Erin Hamlin of the United States takes a curve during a World Cup luge event in Lake Placid, N.Y., on Saturday, Dec.

by | February 08, 2018 | 07:41

Rooney said there was blame to go around on both sides for the way Harrison's tenure with Pittsburgh ended, adding he would have preferred Harrison's year end with getting five sacks in a Super Bowl with the Steelers . Bell had already shot down a fan on Twitter who jokingly offered $60 mil for Bell to come to NY - and now, Le'Veon's drawing a line in the sand - $100 MILLION.

by | February 08, 2018 | 05:52

Alex Burrows will serve a 10-game suspension after instigating a fight, then kneeing Taylor Hall repeatedly in the head. This suspension matches the longest of the season in the National Hockey League. If the 10 games stand, Burrows will miss a game against the Lightning on February 22 at Amalie Arena. Ottawa's season is going nowhere, and Burrows is a menial contributor to the team.