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Sports A tribute to Winnie Madikizeka-Mandela's style
Author: 0 A tribute to Winnie Madikizeka-Mandela's style

Mandela sacked his wife as one of his deputy ministers in his first cabinet, and her stints as a lawmaker, a post she held until her death, were lackluster. She was often away from her two daughters with Mandela, and in 1977, she was banished to a remote town in the middle of the country to separate her from the heart of the movement she led in Soweto.

Sports Klopp: Liverpool doing everything to get Mohamed Salah fit for Everton clash
Author: 0 Klopp: Liverpool doing everything to get Mohamed Salah fit for Everton clash

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has hit out at the idiots who attacked Manchester City's team bus, saying it would be hard for Reds supporters to welcome their own team to Anfield in future. He was later ruled out of Saturday's goalless Merseyside derby draw with Everton . Spanish football clubs Real Madrid and Barcelona have cooled down their interest in signing Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah, reported English tabloid The Express.

Sports WrestleMania 34: Ronda Rousey makes successful WWE debut
Author: 0 WrestleMania 34: Ronda Rousey makes successful WWE debut

Following WWE Raw last night, during which Ronda Rousey put Stephanie McMahon in an armbar, it appears as if WWE is continuing the feud between Rousey and Stephanie following Sunday's PPV. Rousey later countered his power bomb attempt with a sweet hurricanrana and the pounced on him for an arm bar. After the match, Bryan went to his wife, Brie Bella, who was seated in the audience and she showed him a picture of their daughter, Birdie Joe, watching Bryan wrestle.

Sports Dangerous West Ham can hurt opponents, says Hart
Author: 0 Dangerous West Ham can hurt opponents, says Hart

An attacking midfielder who can also play up front, Browne has been tipped for a bright future, and has hit the headlines this week having scored four times in a superb display for West Ham's under-23's against Everton . "I think we begged". "Like the last weeks again, we (gave) them a gift". It got a lot of people talking. Hart is keen to maintain his own good form from last week and improve his chances of making England's World Cup squad ahead of the finals in Russian Federation this ...

Sports Shreyasi Singh wins gold in women's double trap shooting
Author: 0 Shreyasi Singh wins gold in women's double trap shooting

Shreyasi shot 96 in the finals and beat Australia's Emma Cox 2 shots to 1 in the shoot-off at Belmont Shooting Centre. Ankur Mittal settles for the bronze medal in double trap men's finals event on day seven of Commonwealth Games 2018. Australia's Daniel Repacholi won the gold medal with a score of 227.2 (a new Commonwealth Games record), while Shakil Ahmed (Bangladesh) won the silver with 220.5.

Sports Gold Coast 2018: Table Tennis gives Nigeria first medal
Author: 0 Gold Coast 2018: Table Tennis gives Nigeria first medal

Beach volleyball is making its Commonwealth Games debut on the Gold Coast . They grabbed eight medals on Monday alone out of their total of 17, Alice Kinsella chipping in with a gold on the beam to cap an astonishing effort in Australia.

Sports South African pair upset drawcard Blake
Author: 0 South African pair upset drawcard Blake

Blake clocked 10.19s with Bruintjies finishing in 10.17s and the former world champion conceded he made mistakes at the Gold Coast's Carrara Stadium. Blake rounded off the podium in third place with a time of 10.19. Added Simbine: 'I'm going home with two golds for sure. "I feel like the monkey just jumped on my back so now I must make sure I can do it again on the global scene", he said.

Sports Anthony Martial Unhappy over Game Time Amid PSG, Juventus Interest
Author: 0 Anthony Martial Unhappy over Game Time Amid PSG, Juventus Interest

The 22-year-old Martial joined United from French side Monaco in the summer of 2015 and has impressed since then. Martial has registered 11 goals and ten assists this season, but has seen ex-Arsenal ace Sanchez eat into his minutes, with the France ace not scoring since January.

Sports Conor McGregor May Get A Plea Deal. Here's What We Know
Author: 0 Conor McGregor May Get A Plea Deal. Here's What We Know

Michael Chiesa and Ray Borg were both pulled from the fight because of injuries suffered on the bus from McGregor's shenanigans. Earlier this week, Dana White finally confirmed that Conor McGregor would be stripped of his UFC lightweight title, but unbeknown to MMA fans around the world, it would be the start of a insane three days leading up to UFC 223.

Sports Rays drop White Sox to 0-5 at home
Author: 0 Rays drop White Sox to 0-5 at home

A cold spell hit Chicago earlier this week, and snow ravaged Guaranteed Rate Field. However, ironically, according to Stats LLC, the lowest attended game since they began tracking attendance also occurred at Guaranteed Rate Field (then Comiskey Park).

Sports 'Even Ronaldo gets criticised' - Welbeck unfazed by doubters & competition at Arsenal
Author: 0 'Even Ronaldo gets criticised' - Welbeck unfazed by doubters & competition at Arsenal

Mohamed Elneny has seen the red card he received on Sunday rescinded. The reigning champions now trail Tottenham and Liverpool by 10 points with just six games left to salvage a place in the Champions League next season. Arsenal equalized 11 minutes later through Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, playing a one-two with Danny Welbeck . With that game in mind, Wenger made seven changes, giving a league debut to 18-year-old Reiss Nelson.

Sports Pogba Reveals The Conversation He Had With Sanchez Before The Derby Win
Author: 0 Pogba Reveals The Conversation He Had With Sanchez Before The Derby Win

Having spent the majority of the first half ambling around like a bunch of clueless schoolkids, they took to the second like an attacking force with a point to prove. 'He told us a couple of things we could improve and that he believed in our qualities, and if we want to show that we have pride, it's the right time to go on the pitch with everything.

Sports 'You've Got To Win', Usain Blot Tells Blake
Author: 0 'You've Got To Win', Usain Blot Tells Blake

Blake will have the backing of his friend and greatest sprinter of all time, Usain Bolt, who is expected here to witness the final. In the morning, Hima Das, running her first worldwide event in the women's 400m, qualified for the semifinal with a time of 52.11s in the fifth heat.

Sports School bus plunges off mountain road killing 17 in India
Author: 0 School bus plunges off mountain road killing 17 in India

Some of the injured were referred to hospitals in Pathankot in Punjab. The schoolbus was on its way to drop the children after school closed at 3 pm. A speeding school bus plunged off a mountainside in northern India on Monday, killing 23 children and four adults, an official said. "I've ordered for magisterial probe", the Chief Minister added.

Sports Donovan Mitchell trolls Ben Simmons' ROY comments with pre-game hoodie
Author: 0 Donovan Mitchell trolls Ben Simmons' ROY comments with pre-game hoodie

The 76ers' rookie had a full year to watch and learn from the bench while he prepared to take over as Philadelphia's leader. Mitchell clearly is suggesting Simmons had an advantage with his extra time as an observer. It will all come down to the voters. Los Angeles Lakers rookie Kyle Kuzma and Dictionary.com weighed in on Twitter, as well. He is averaging 16 points, 8.1 rebounds and 8.2 assists per game, plus almost two steals per contest to boot.

Sports Tagovailoa, Alabama football team visit the White House
Author: 0 Tagovailoa, Alabama football team visit the White House

However, this visit is a bit different than previous trips. Members of recent champions like the Golden State Warriors and the Philadelphia Eagles made a decision to skip out on the visit because of the actions of the current president, Donald Trump .

Sports Sevilla face 'difficult' but 'possible' challenge against Bayern - Montella
Author: 0 Sevilla face 'difficult' but 'possible' challenge against Bayern - Montella

It took a goal from their opponents before Bayern started to kick things into high gear, and still only managed to score one with a lucky own goal from Navas to bring their tally up to two. Bayern missed out on the semi-finals a year ago, losing to Real in the quarter-finals, and in 2011 when they were knocked out in the last 16 by Inter Milan.

Sports Azpilicueta angry despite goal:
Author: 0 Azpilicueta angry despite goal: "FA Cup not enough for us"

Chelsea players need to end the league season in the top four to qualify for the UEFA Champions League next season. We win, lose and draw together. Reports in Spain suggest Chelsea will only green light an exit for the Belgian superstar if they can get a couple of players in return to immediately fill the void.

Sports Kane still confident of catching Salah in Golden Boot race
Author: 0 Kane still confident of catching Salah in Golden Boot race

If the goal gets awarded to Kane, his Premier League tally for the season will stand at 25 - four behind top scorer Mohamed Salah . However, Liverpool forward Salah has scored 29, with Kane's chances of becoming the first player since Thierry Henry in 2006 to win the Golden Boot for three successive years, looking slim.

Sports Asia Cup shifted to UAE amid India-Pakistan cricket row
Author: 0 Asia Cup shifted to UAE amid India-Pakistan cricket row

The Board of Control for Cricket in India ( BCCI ) and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) have had disputes in the last few years after India denied to abide by the Memorandum of understanding (MoU) that was signed back in 2014 to play bilateral series with the neighbouring country.

Sports THP: 1816 citations issued during distracted driving campaign
Author: 0 THP: 1816 citations issued during distracted driving campaign

In 2015, distracted driving was blamed for 171 traffic deaths - nearly one-third of all traffic fatalities. Four of those students - Lap Nguyen, a John Marshall sophomore, Abbe Lacey, a Dover-Eyota senior, Macy Pederson, a Chatfield senior, and Kaylee Wendt, a Dover-Eyota senior - were presented the Traffic Safety Champion Award for Distracted Driving Awareness.

Sports NFL's Richie Incognito Announces Retirement:
Author: 0 NFL's Richie Incognito Announces Retirement: "Stress Is Killing Me"

The contract and all that pissed me the f off and all that, but [retiring] has nothing to do with that, ' Incognito said, via the Buffalo News . According to ProfootballTalk.com, Incognito lost $1.625 million when he restructured the a year ago of his current deal, but he did receive a $1 million bonus he'd owe Buffalo should he retire.

Sports CWG 2018: Sachin Chaudhary bags bronze medal in Men's Heavyweight Para-powerlifting
Author: 0 CWG 2018: Sachin Chaudhary bags bronze medal in Men's Heavyweight Para-powerlifting

This was India's 21st medal at the Commonwealth Games this year. She clinched the coveted medal for herself and India with a CWG record-setting score of 38 in the women's 25m pistol (Precision/Rapid) finals. Manu finished first with a score of 240.9. He was tied for the second spot at the end of the first series. In the 10,000m women's final, L Suriya recorded a personal best of 32:23.56sec but ended 13th overall, while shot-putter Tejinder Singh was eighth in the final with a best ...

Sports EPL: Wenger reveals players he won't buy this summer
Author: 0 EPL: Wenger reveals players he won't buy this summer

In the end, this proved to be the case. Playing at home for a fifth successive outing, Arsene Wenger's side eventually prevailed in a see-saw contest to record their 150th league victory at the Emirates Stadium. But Welbeck atoned for his miss before the eventful finale. No matter, as he popped up late on to score a headed victor. "Clearly we've got talented players - you've seen that today - we just need that element of determination and ability to affect the opposition when the going ...

Sports Orioles overcome 5-run deficit to beat Yankees
Author: 0 Orioles overcome 5-run deficit to beat Yankees

The Red Sox face off against the Yankees Tuesday at 7:10 p.m. Showalter's decision paid off when Stanton jumped at the first pitch from left-hander Richard Bleier and tapped harmlessly into an inning-ending forceout. Wright's start is likely his last for now in the rotation because right-hander Alex Cobb is throwing a simulated game in Sarasota, Fla. on April 8, and is expected to start in Boston April 14.

Sports Ander Herrera 'denies spitting on Manchester City crest'
Author: 0 Ander Herrera 'denies spitting on Manchester City crest'

There was no rousing speech from the Portuguese bar stating that he didn't want his side standing around looking like clowns while their city rivals confirmed their status as Premier League champions. We played the same way we have all season, we keep the same level of performance, but today it didn't work. "Our pride on the pitch and that our fans were going to have a hard night if we got beaten".

Sports LeBron James Right To Leave Miami Heat For Cleveland Cavaliers: Pat Riley
Author: 0 LeBron James Right To Leave Miami Heat For Cleveland Cavaliers: Pat Riley

The next year LeBron James was playing no games with these guys on the court. James has generally stayed healthy in his career, only once missing more than 10 games in a season. Using the hashtag, #LABron, the two billboards displayed messages of "FORGET THE PROCESS, WE WIN BANNERS!" and "Cleveland & Philly, You Can't Compete with L.A".

Sports Ferrari mechanic injured in Bahrain GP pitstop
Author: 0 Ferrari mechanic injured in Bahrain GP pitstop

The nasty incident during Raikkonen's second stop that cost both the driver and the team only compounded the situation for the Scuderia. The major tussle in the early laps saw Lewis Hamilton , who started P9 after a gearbox penalty, versus Max Verstappen, who made a flying start from 15th place.

Sports Klopp advises Liverpool on how to avoid Man City thunderstorm
Author: 0 Klopp advises Liverpool on how to avoid Man City thunderstorm

The Citizens will be hoping to bounce back and somehow turnaround the 3-0 first-leg deficit when Liverpool FC make the short trip to Manchester on Tuesday night. I know you judge results, but performance? That scenario is unlikely to happen ever again - it was a special moment for them but the chance is gone now, and this has turned into their toughest period of the season.

Sports United fightback a warning shot to City, says Smalling
Author: 0 United fightback a warning shot to City, says Smalling

Cue United's three goals in 16 minutes to wrench the Premier League title from City's grasp, for the time being. "I think we are a bit better than what people think, the players are a bit better than what people think and I am a bit better than what people think".

Sports CWG 2018: India lift historic gold in men's TT team event
Author: 0 CWG 2018: India lift historic gold in men's TT team event

The experienced Indian was sluggish to start with, losing the first game. Kamal, arguably India's finest ever player, was also part of the men's team which won the gold in the 2006 Melbourne edition. "I reached the quarter-finals last time and I'm hopeful that I will do better". I was playing my best game. "I did not want to kept her settle so I changed my rubber after the second game", she added.

Sports Major development in Man Utd's Marouane Fellaini transfer link
Author: 0 Major development in Man Utd's Marouane Fellaini transfer link

But Klopp will need a midfield enforcer if Emre Can, as expected, leaves in the summer and ball-winner Fellaini is viewed as a decent addition to the squad. The report also claims the likes of Paris Saint-Germain, Monaco and Besiktas have also tabled offers for Fellaini, as well as clubs in the Chinese Super League.

Sports Commonwealth Games-Transgender Lifter, 1st Ld-Writethru,621
Author: 0 Commonwealth Games-Transgender Lifter, 1st Ld-Writethru,621

Laurel Hubbard beforehand competed below the identify Gavin Hubbard earlier than transitioning into a lady. The essential problem with Hubbard is the amount of residual benefit she carries from living the majority of her life as a man. "A man is a man and a woman is a woman and I know a lot of changes have gone through, but in the past Laurel Hubbard used to be a male champion weightlifter", Samoan head coach Jerry Wallwork told the ABC .

Sports Giants OT Flowers absent from offseason conditioning workout
Author: 0 Giants OT Flowers absent from offseason conditioning workout

Manning said Monday during a conference call with reporters that he completely understood why Beckham did not attend the workouts that included several other Giants receivers. "I really believe that Odell is a professional and he wants to be great", said Shurmur, who expects to know more about Beckham's ankle by the end of the week.

Sports Chelsea vs West Ham: Hernandez leaves Blues' top-four bid in tatters
Author: 0 Chelsea vs West Ham: Hernandez leaves Blues' top-four bid in tatters

Chelsea's utter dominance was eventually rewarded nine minutes before the interval, when Morata's knock down found Azpilicueta inside the six-yard box and the Spaniard took a touch before prodding past a static Hart. "We came out with a point and that's massive for us going into the final six games of the season". Chelsea were made to pay for their missed chances as Chicharito pounced on Arnautovic's cut-back and fired into the bottom corner to make it 1-1.

Sports Everton's Sam Allardyce plans talks with Wayne Rooney after outburst
Author: 0 Everton's Sam Allardyce plans talks with Wayne Rooney after outburst

Everton boss Sam Allardyce will sit down with Wayne Rooney this week to discuss the striker's furious reaction to being substituted during the Merseyside derby. "If I had the opportunity to play him I would, but I haven't because I've got to win. The player will, at times, show frustration". Rooney has had mixed success in his first season back at Goodison Park, after a £10 million transfer from Manchester United last summer .

Sports The YouTube shooter fits the most important narrative of all
Author: 0 The YouTube shooter fits the most important narrative of all

Authorities have promised a deeper investigation into the shooter's past and her anger with the policies of the world's largest online video website, identified as her motive for attacking it. In others she exercises, promotes animal rights and explains the vegan diet, often in elaborate costumes or carrying a rabbit. One post on the site claims, " Youtube filtered my channels to keep them from getting views!" Aghdam also ran a Farsi-language channel on the messaging app Telegram, ...

Sports LaLiga: Griezmann cancels out Ronaldo's strike as Madrid Derby ends in draw
Author: 0 LaLiga: Griezmann cancels out Ronaldo's strike as Madrid Derby ends in draw

Despite Jan Oblak keeping Diego Simeone's Atletico in the match, the deadlock was finally broken by Ronaldo in the 53rd minute, only for it to be cancelled out by FC Barcelona target Antoine Griezmann four minutes later. "I would like my future to be settled before the World Cup, otherwise, afterwards, we have calls to the right or to the left", he said. The Rojiblancos responded with Diego Costa finding the back of the net, but the referee ruled out the goal due to a foul ...

Sports Issued pit guns becoming issue for Kevin Harvick
Author: 0 Issued pit guns becoming issue for Kevin Harvick

Harvick was cruising, leading the field for the first 43 laps before Denny Hamlin got by him. "[Harvick] was probably a tick faster overall", Busch said. "I was just chattering the rear tires and trying to get the vehicle back under control". "Adam (Stevens, the crew chief) and the guys gave me a great auto".

Sports Milner on what Liverpool must do to beat Manchester City
Author: 0 Milner on what Liverpool must do to beat Manchester City

We had to score a goal but they defended more. "I don't think anyone believes it is all over", he says. "Everybody knows how much quality City have got". Mane was one of the men on target on Wednesday night, nodding in Mohamed Salah's precise cross in front of the Kop to follow up earlier goals from the Egyptian and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

Sports Yadier Molina explains why he went after Torey Lovullo
Author: 0 Yadier Molina explains why he went after Torey Lovullo

Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina attempted to step through the umpire to get into Lovullo's face. During his argument with Timmons, Lovullo appeared to say something in reference to Cardinals catcher/warrior-poet Yadier Molina (likely with regard to his pitch-framing), which set Molina off and them some.

Sports Man City 2-3 Man Utd: Five things we learned
Author: 0 Man City 2-3 Man Utd: Five things we learned

United's supporters were understandably delighted at the Derby victory - not least because it denied their rivals the extremely rare opportunity to celebrate sealing their now-inevitable league success against them. Paul Pogba scored two goals within three minutes before Chris Smalling popped up with a volley to make up for his mistake for City's opener. He said: "If the accusation from his agent is that he wants to go to other clubs, his price has gone up".

Sports Former Georgia golfer Patrick Reed wins Masters, earning first-career green jacket
Author: 0 Former Georgia golfer Patrick Reed wins Masters, earning first-career green jacket

Open, British Open and PGA Championship, is 18 holes away from winning his first Masters and completing the career Grand Slam, a feat accomplished by only Gene Sarazen, Ben Hogan, Gary Player, Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods . He has four birdies and three bogeys. All he cared about, though, was being the Masters champion. He's trying to finish a round under par for the first time this week.

Sports CWG 2018 | Vikas Thakur wins bronze in Men's 95 kg weightlifting
Author: 0 CWG 2018 | Vikas Thakur wins bronze in Men's 95 kg weightlifting

Indian weightlifters continued their rich form at the 2018 Commonwealth Games with Pardeep Singh winning silver in the men's 105 kg division on Monday. His effort took India's medal tally to 13 overall and nine from the weightlifting arena including five gold. Mirabai Chanu, Sanjita Chanu, Sathish Sivalingam and Venkat Rahul Ragala had earlier emerged champions in their respective categories.

Sports Marlins spoil Jake Arrieta's Phillies debut
Author: 0 Marlins spoil Jake Arrieta's Phillies debut

Arrieta didn't sign until March 12, agreeing to a three-year, $75 million deal with the Phillies. We can now pretty much make that six of eight. Jake Arrieta's Philadelphia Phillies debut didn't get off to the best start Sunday afternoon, but by the end of his four-inning stint, the former Cy Young Award victor showed he could be the front-line starter the team needs to perhaps mount a run at a playoff spot.

Sports Hamilton critical of Verstappen after Bahrain clash
Author: 0 Hamilton critical of Verstappen after Bahrain clash

Last season, the battle for the title between Vettel and Hamilton was often a heated affair, which peaked during the Azerbaijan Grand Prix when Vettel deliberately rammed Hamilton's Mercedes when the race was neutralised by a Safety Car period.

Sports F1 2018: Sebastian Vettel claims Bahrain GP pole
Author: 0 F1 2018: Sebastian Vettel claims Bahrain GP pole

He headed Renault's Nico Hulkenberg , separated from his team-mate Carlos Sainz in 10th by Force India's Esteban Ocon . I know exactly what I want, and we need to work on it. From 15th on the grid, the Red Bull driver had reached the top ten, but his luck ended when he banged wheels with Hamilton and punctured his left rear tyre.