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Sports JioTV bags India digital rights for Tri-nation Nidahas Trophy
Author: 0 JioTV bags India digital rights for Tri-nation Nidahas Trophy

Shikhar Dhawan scores 90 as India end the innings on 174/5. Latest highlight, India vs Sri Lanka , Nidahas Trophy , 1st T20I: Dhawan collects back-to-back boundaries off the first two deliveries of the over, with the ball traveling to the fence on either side of the keeper.

Sports Seahawks TE Jimmy Graham to test free agency
Author: 0 Seahawks TE Jimmy Graham to test free agency

Per Pelissero, the Saints are interested in a reunion. Despite putting up an impressive 10 touchdowns last season, most people will tell you that Jimmy Graham has never been the same since he left the Saints for Seattle back in 2015. The Pro Bowl tight end and the Seahawks are expected to "part ways" once Graham becomes a free agent on March 14, NFL Media's Tom Pelissero reported Monday, citing sources .

Sports Serena Williams: 'If I'm not ready now, I never will be'
Author: 0 Serena Williams: 'If I'm not ready now, I never will be'

Serena's opening match followed. " Honestly, with everything I've been through my happiest is just being out here ". Indian Wells could see Williams back in a main draw for the first time in over a year as she ups her preparations for the French Open and Wimbledon.

Sports Canelo Alvarez blames contaminated meat for positive drugs test
Author: 0 Canelo Alvarez blames contaminated meat for positive drugs test

Several athletes testing positive for it over the past 10 years. They even quoted a lab director who said the trace levels found in the test were consistent with meat contamination. "I will submit to all the tests that require me to clarify this embarrassing situation and I trust that at the end the truth will prevail", Alvarez said in the released statement.

Sports N'Golo Kante
Author: 0 N'Golo Kante "passed out" in front of "terrified" Chelsea teammates

It's now been revealed the France worldwide fainted at the club's training ground on Friday during a routine session and after an assessment from the medical team, it was decided the 26-year-old would not be risked against the Citizens. A Premier League victor in each of the past two seasons, former Leicester City favourite Kante has played 35 times in all competitions for Chelsea this term.

Sports Brighton Heap Pressure On Wenger With Win Over Arsenal
Author: 0 Brighton Heap Pressure On Wenger With Win Over Arsenal

But Starsport understands the club are sticking with him while they can still make it into the Champions League through winning the Europa League. Their confidence is shot to pieces'. 9 - with nine games remaining, Arsenal are already mathematically eliminated from title contention - 33 points behind leaders Manchester City with 27 to play for.

Author: 0 5 players who impressed the 49ers at the NFL Scouting Combine

Jackson came to LSU in 2015 alongside fellow early National Football League declarees Derrius Guice, Arden Key , Toby Weathersby and Kevin Toliver. Ward was an All-American defender in 2017 after registering 37 tackles, two interceptions and 15 pass breakups.

Sports AFC Team Proposed Trade For Eagles' Foles
Author: 0 AFC Team Proposed Trade For Eagles' Foles

While most quarterbacks in the situation Foles finds himself in would prefer to end up on a team where he could start, he kind of has an fantastic thing going with Doug Pederson and the Eagles at the moment. If the Eagles release him before June 1st, they'll save $5 million in cap space but owe $6 million in dead money. According to Chris Mortensen of ESPN , the front office has their eyes set on getting more than the first and fourth-round picks received in the deal for Sam Bradford .

Sports Spurs bench dominates to hand Grizzlies 14th-straight loss
Author: 0 Spurs bench dominates to hand Grizzlies 14th-straight loss

But while the Spurs struggled to eke out a win against a team that has the worst record in the National Basketball Association and lost its 14th consecutive game, there's no such thing as an ugly win. Pau Gasol led the scoring for the Spurs with 19 points, while Julius Randle was the highest scorer for the Lakers with 25 points. LaMarcus Aldridge clocked just 13 minutes in the game after spraining his ankle, and he is listed as questionable for the Spurs upcoming game.

Sports Okolo wins gold at IAAF World Indoor Championships
Author: 0 Okolo wins gold at IAAF World Indoor Championships

Johnson-Thompson knew she needed to keep in touch with Austria's Ivona Dadic in the final 800m event to be sure of gold and she produced something of a master class, staying patient before seeing off a surge from Dadic to win the race in style.

Sports Watford strike late to pile pressure on West Brom boss Pardew
Author: 0 Watford strike late to pile pressure on West Brom boss Pardew

Basement side West Brom desperately needed something from the game and looked to be heading for a point until Deeney broke clear after 77 minutes and fired a superb shot past Ben Foster into the roof of the net. "I see my players every day and now I feel they have more confidence and happiness", the Watford manager said at a press conference, broadcast on the club's official website.

Author: 0 Klopp makes Liverpool selection pledge ahead of Porto clash

Liverpool were put through their paces at Melwood ahead of Tuesday night's Champions League last-16 second-leg clash with Porto at Anfield. Having hit the ground running at Liverpool , a remarkable level of consistency has been maintained throughout the 2017-18 season.

Sports Passenger strips naked, attacks stewardess on flight from Malaysia
Author: 0 Passenger strips naked, attacks stewardess on flight from Malaysia

An embarrassing passenger allegedly stripped and masturbated on a flight from Malaysia to Bangladesh was eventually tethered from the crew to his seat. It's now not yet known why the man was acting so strangely, but needless to say that this in-flight incident puts all others in the shade. The passenger said the cabin was left with no choice but to restrain him, adding that the others on board were glad that they had taken such action.

Author: 0 Barkley, Mayfield impress at National Football League combine

This year's NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year, Saints running back Alvin Kamara, measured 5-foot-10 and 214 pounds at last year's Combine, and ran the 40 in 4.56 seconds . The AFC North basement-dwellers have won just one game in the past two years. It's no wonder at least one assistant coach is willing to go to extreme measures to draft Barkley.

Sports Nemanja Matic says Jose Mourinho is improving him at Manchester United
Author: 0 Nemanja Matic says Jose Mourinho is improving him at Manchester United

United finished sixth in the English top-flight as they focused their efforts on Europe towards the end of the campaign, but have improved domestically this term. After the veteran striker battled back to fitness, United offered him a new contract in August. Neville hopes the Premier League's elite clubs give their managers more time , insisting their progress should not be purely based on titles.

Sports Baker Mayfield explains his approach to character questions from National Football League teams
Author: 0 Baker Mayfield explains his approach to character questions from National Football League teams

The way Mayfield explained it, he's not cocky, he's confident. Mayfield has made plenty of headlines, of course, for his on-field successes, as well as some antics that drew criticism. "So you throw on that tape and I think that'll kill that argument right there". With the major advantage of hindsight, if the Patriots drafted Garoppolo in the first round, they could have kept him for $12.198 million next season.

Sports Trump threatens European vehicle manufacturers with tax on imports
Author: 0 Trump threatens European vehicle manufacturers with tax on imports

Trump said on Monday on Twitter that he would only scrap planned tariffs on aluminium and steel if a "new & fair" deal to revamp the North American Free Trade Agreement is reached. America, and the world, should buckle up since Donald Trump is making clear there will be no let-up in the chaotic ride of his presidency after one of the most turbulent and jarring weeks of his term so far.

Sports Steelers' Le'Veon Bell expected to get franchise tag again
Author: 0 Steelers' Le'Veon Bell expected to get franchise tag again

Bell remains hopeful that the two sides will work out a long-term deal by Tuesday's deadline, but is prepared to assess all options in the increasingly likely event that it does not happen. But it doesn't sound like Bell will be too happy playing again on the one-year tag. Bell, 26, was third in the National Football League with 1,291 rushing yards, along with nine touchdowns in 2017.

Sports Chris Berman Allegedly Left
Author: 0 Chris Berman Allegedly Left "Threatening and Racially Disparaging" Voicemail to Jemele Hill

The lawsuit contends that Lawrence's experiences fit a decades-long pattern of disregard for female employees at ESPN . "Women at ESPN are to be objects accessible to their male counterparts without objection". The lawsuit claims that when she began raising concerns about events in the workplace in 2016, Buccigross and HR exec Donna Hricisko sought to create evidence that would blunt any of Lawrence's claims.

Sports Chelsea forward Eden Hazard blasts Antonio Conte tactics after Manchester City defeat
Author: 0 Chelsea forward Eden Hazard blasts Antonio Conte tactics after Manchester City defeat

City had 78 percent possession in the first half, a scarcely believable stat against a top-six rival - especially one of the quality of Chelsea , which didn't even have a shot in that period. "The pundit has to use the head to understand when you speak about tactics because I think you must have knowledge to speak about tactics and not only to speak in a stupid way ", he said.

Sports First BJP-IPFT govt likely to take oath on March 8
Author: 0 First BJP-IPFT govt likely to take oath on March 8

Hailing the BJP's performance in recently-held elections in three northeastern states, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said the party will register victory in poll-bound Karnataka as well. The BJP secured 35 seats in the 60-member assembly, while ally IPFT, a tribal-based party, won eight seats. Analysing the poll outcome, Mr Fadnavis said the BJP did not win the elections because of some vote division, but due to the people's trust in Prime Minister.

Sports Jared Goff gave Josh Rosen advice on napping at the NFL combine
Author: 0 Jared Goff gave Josh Rosen advice on napping at the NFL combine

Hey, Sam, what about that elongated throwing motion? That's what I'm trying to show. "I felt like it was the best decision for me", Darnold replied, adding he won't be changing his mind at the last minute. Though various clubs did express desire to see him in receiving drills, Jackson has been adamant about his status as a quarterback - and was able to impress with his accuracy in position drills.

Sports Cardinals among 4 teams in contention for quarterback Kirk Cousins
Author: 0 Cardinals among 4 teams in contention for quarterback Kirk Cousins

It would be bad for business if Cousins started ruling teams out before officially becoming a free agent, so it makes sense that "player sources " told Klis the Broncos are still a contender. Bridgewater threw for 3,231 yards, 13 touchdowns and nine interceptions during his last full season in the National Football League back in 2015.

Author: 0 Barcelona inches closer to title

This is the first time that Diego Simeone has ever los to Ernesto Valverde as a manager. And with the result against Atletico now settled, Messi is expected to be granted several days off to refresh. Atletico Madrid only managed one shot on target for the whole 90 minutes, a statistic Valverde feels could have been a lot worse. Messi's first-half free kick decided the match, however, as Barcelona picked up a huge three points.

Sports Dana White reveals Conor McGregor's UFC plans
Author: 0 Dana White reveals Conor McGregor's UFC plans

Being the fighter Edgar is, he remained on the card and accepted a bout with the risky, young Brazilian jiu-jitsu ace, Brian Ortega . UFC president Dana White seems to agree with that sentiment. Holloway has all but signed the bout agreement with some statements he's made on Twitter, amid a fun back-and-forth with lightweight champion and former featherweight champion, Conor McGregor.

Sports A Mariners and Ichiro Suzuki reunion?
Author: 0 A Mariners and Ichiro Suzuki reunion?

There are plenty available. Ichiro Suzuki , a 44-year old outfielder who spent over 12 seasons with Seattle, is nearing an agreement after spending 3 years with the Miami Marlins, according to USA Today Sports . Suzuki wound up playing in 136 games past year for the Marlins, mainly as a pinch hitter, with only 22 starts as an outfielder. He has a good relationship with Dee Gordon and David Phelps.

Sports Oscars: Mirai Nagasu Brought Olympic Bronze Medal to the Red Carpet
Author: 0 Oscars: Mirai Nagasu Brought Olympic Bronze Medal to the Red Carpet

Photo Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon on the Red Carpet before the 90th Academy Awards on Sunday. They're both there as guests of Access TV. Fetish-inspired fashions are nothing new, but with everyone playing it safe, Rippon stood out from the crowd-as if his recent return from the 2018 Winter Olympics with a bronze medal (and newfound status as a social media star) didn't help him stand out enough.

Sports Cavs' Thompson (ankle) expected to miss 'multiple games'
Author: 0 Cavs' Thompson (ankle) expected to miss 'multiple games'

He missed 20 games earlier this season with a significant left calf injury. When the Cleveland Cavaliers traded almost their entire roster before the clock ran out on NBA Trade Deadline day, it seemed like the Cavs were back to doing what they were doing best the past three seasons: winning.

Sports Brad Hogg tips South Africa to continue sledging David Warner about Candice
Author: 0 Brad Hogg tips South Africa to continue sledging David Warner about Candice

The incident is in the hands of match referee Jeff Crowe, with no immediate clarity about when a decision could be expected. CCTV footage from inside the pavilion shows Warner, the Australia vice-captain, involved in a heated confrontation with South Africa's wicketkeeper as the players returned to their dressing rooms at tea on day four of the match in Durban .

Sports Victor Lindelof 'living the dream' at Manchester United
Author: 0 Victor Lindelof 'living the dream' at Manchester United

Manchester United defender Victor Lindelof has said hat he is grateful for being able to realise his "dream" of playing for the Red Devils. The Swede has been in and out of Jose Mourinho's side since arriving from Benfica in the summer.

Sports China kicks off annual parliamentary session, military budget rises
Author: 0 China kicks off annual parliamentary session, military budget rises

Zhang Yesui, a vice foreign minister and spokesman for the party Congress, said China's defense spending was still lower than that of other major countries on a per capita basis. It also launched a new class of destroyer. The Chinese Navy also expanded its global reach with its warships sailing through the far-off oceans to expand China's influence.

Sports Klopp admits Liverpool miss Coutinho after Newcastle victory
Author: 0 Klopp admits Liverpool miss Coutinho after Newcastle victory

Huddersfield can go into the Tottenham game this weekend and if they lose it's no big deal. Rafa Benitez influenced his Newcastle United side to stage a massive second-half comeback when they visited Anfield the last time back in 2016. Mane had a shot deflected over, from a Roberto Firmino pullback, before the half-time whistle and, after the restart, Liverpool's domination continued with the hosts appealing, in vain, for a penalty after a Salah shot appeared to hit the arm of Lascelles.

Sports 10 things we learned from the first F1 test
Author: 0 10 things we learned from the first F1 test

Even with unknown testing programs and fuel loads, to be fastest on a harder tyre than nearly anyone else is effectively laying down a marker for the others to beat. "You flatten it out and it's got bunch of corners but it's missing something". "You have to set the vehicle up to be a little bit better in terms of ride height, but that's where the character of a circuit is".

Sports Klopp hopes in-form Salah features in awards' lists
Author: 0 Klopp hopes in-form Salah features in awards' lists

Midfielder Diame's curling effort that was headed for the top corner was just one of two shots on target the visitors managed from having 29 per cent possession. United have the chance to regain second place with a win over Crystal Palace tonight. The player-of-year campaign would appear to revolve around De Bruyne, Tottenham forward Kane and Salah, whose form appears to be peaking at the right time .

Sports Petition calls for national holiday to honor Billy Graham
Author: 0 Petition calls for national holiday to honor Billy Graham

Graham passed away in his sleep at his North Carolina home on February 21 at the age of 99. Thousands came to pay their final respects, including President Donald Trump and other dignitaries from around the world. Graham was laid to rest Friday next to his beloved wife, Ruth, at the library that bears his name in west Charlotte. His coffin, a plain, pine casket, was built by inmates at the Louisiana state prison.

Sports China Decided to Release 3 UCLA Players Before Trump Got Involved
Author: 0 China Decided to Release 3 UCLA Players Before Trump Got Involved

Get the app to get the game. Athlete LiAngelo Ball , son of famed sports dad LaVar Ball , was among those jailed in November. Two days later, on Friday, Nov. The White House did not respond to requests to clear up the timeline, but UCLA sources say they didn't become aware of Trump's involvement until Sunday when White House chief of staff John Kelly called the players to say that Trump was intervening on their behalf and that he was optimistic of a quick resolution.

Sports PSG: No Real Madrid move for Neymar
Author: 0 PSG: No Real Madrid move for Neymar

Two minutes after halftime, Di Maria ran onto a clever flick from Julian Draxler and dinked the ball over goalkeeper Erwin Zelazny, who rushed off his line. For them, we're now rivals. Neymar is not available, having recently undergone surgery on a broken metatarsal picked up in the Ligue 1 victory against Marseille.

Sports Look India target T20 success in Sri Lanka tri-series
Author: 0 Look India target T20 success in Sri Lanka tri-series

We are yet to get over the hangover of the South Africa tour and here comes another overseas assignment for India - the Nidahas Trophy in Sri Lanka , India's first ever T20 worldwide tri-series. Shikhar Dhawan, 3. Suresh Raina, 4. The Lankan pitches and the pace trio of Suranga Lakmal, Dushmantha Chameera and Dasun Shanaka are not expected to pose too many problems to the stylish left-hander, who was out of the side for a year owing to fitness and form-related issues.

Author: 0 AP special status, PNB scam stall Lok Sabha proceedings

The session would primarily see discussions on the demand for grants for various ministries. The ruling BJP , buoyed by its impressive performance in three state polls, and the Opposition, armed with the issue of banking scam , was expected to lock horns over a number of contentious matters in Parliament.

Sports Sneijder hoping for one last Netherlands appearance
Author: 0 Sneijder hoping for one last Netherlands appearance

The 33-year-old, who plays for Qatari side Al-Gharafa, made his debut in 2003 and went on to play 133 games. Meanwhile, Koeman added: "Wesley is one of the best Dutch footballers from the past few years". We spoke very openly about this and it was a very pleasant conversation. He won the Silver Ball and Bronze Boot for his performances in the 2010 World Cup, when he inspired Netherlands to the final, where they lost 1-0 to Spain.

Sports Bennett, Virginia players dominate ACC honors
Author: 0 Bennett, Virginia players dominate ACC honors

Former Duke center Jahlil Okafor in 2015 was the only other player to do it in the ACC's 65-year history. There were 57 voters - 42 selected media members and all 15 of the conference's coaches - who submitted ballots in the All-ACC vote .

Sports Beleaguered boss insists he is still best man for the job
Author: 0 Beleaguered boss insists he is still best man for the job

Cech was at fault for the opening goal as he flapped at a 6th minute corner and his weak punch fell straight to the feet of Lewis Dunk who fired home to give the hosts the lead. Arsenal's eighth loss since the turn of the year left them 13 points adrift of the fourth place that will secure automatic qualification for next season's elite and lucrative Champions League .

Sports Aldon smith involved in domestic violence incident, fled scene before police arrived
Author: 0 Aldon smith involved in domestic violence incident, fled scene before police arrived

The victim identified Smith as the assailant, but he fled before police arrived. After his August 2015 arrest and guilty plea, he was released by the 49ers. The league ruled against reinstating Smith and deferred further consideration until March 2017. The Mercury News, citing dispatch audio, reported that the alleged victim said Smith bit her wrists and may have fled in a black Range Rover.

Sports Wenger Defiant As Brighton Rock Arsenal
Author: 0 Wenger Defiant As Brighton Rock Arsenal

Arsene Wenger admitted it would be nearly impossible for Arsenal to finish in the top four after his side lost 1-2 at Brighton and Hove Albion in the Premier League yesterday. It is all or nothing in the Europa League for Arsenal whilst Brighton take a huge step towards Premier League survival. "We are hypothetically speaking before people jump ahead of everything, (but) I have never backed down from a challenge since I was young".

Sports Liverpool move to second after beating Newcastle 2-0
Author: 0 Liverpool move to second after beating Newcastle 2-0

Liverpool climb above Manchester United into second and Klopp's men have built a seven-point cushion from fifth-placed Chelsea in the race to secure Champions League qualification, with Antonio Conte's side in action at the Premier League's runaway leaders Manchester City on Sunday.