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Sports Men's Hockey: Slovenia down US 3-2 in overtime
Author: 0 Men's Hockey: Slovenia down US 3-2 in overtime

Most will nearly certainly be feeling the pressure to perform on the ice here and please an audience back in Canada. It is that tense and intense. Late in Canada's second power play of the game, an advantage that came as a result of a Megan Keller interference penalty, Meghan Agosta received a backhanded pass from Natalie Spooner and one-timed a shot that barely squeaked past Rooney.

Sports ODI Series Victory Against South Africa Was Collective Effort, Says Kohli
Author: 0 ODI Series Victory Against South Africa Was Collective Effort, Says Kohli

Amla says India's spinners have been the different between the two sides, but admits the game plans have improved as the series has progressed. They decided not to train before the ODI. This Indian team doesn't discard players so easily; there will be a chance for Iyer again, he will need to show his best cricket because the last two ODIs were not close to his best, whether it be batting or fielding.

Sports Pakistan to visit India for 2018 Hockey World Cup
Author: 0 Pakistan to visit India for 2018 Hockey World Cup

The Pakistan Hockey team on Thursday announced that it will be travelling to India to play the Hockey World Cup 2018. This is a first where a state government will just not be promoting a sport within its boundaries but will also be supporting, nurturing and promoting Indian hockey.

Sports North Korea still holds key after US drops conditions for talks
Author: 0 North Korea still holds key after US drops conditions for talks

Pence told the Washington Post in an interview published Sunday that the Trump administration will continue its strategy of "maximum pressure and engagement at the same time " on Pyongyang, but expressed an openness to direct diplomatic discussion without prior stipulations.

Sports Nepal Enter Qualifiers Via Last-Ball Thriller Win Over Canada
Author: 0 Nepal Enter Qualifiers Via Last-Ball Thriller Win Over Canada

Zimbabwe open the tournament with a clash against Nepal who actually finished on top of the log in the ICC World Cricket League Division Two with four wins from five matches. Despite a good batting line-up, Nepali team had to face an intense pressure in the last minutes of the match as they had a 51-run target in just 47 balls.

Sports Newcastle stalwart explains how Benitez led Magpies to win over Man United
Author: 0 Newcastle stalwart explains how Benitez led Magpies to win over Man United

As a result, Ritchie's 65th-minute finish was decisive, with the Scotsman slotting home his first goal of the season after Gayle nudged Lejeune's headed knock-down into his path. On Sunday Jose Mourinho endured yet more misery at St James' Park - as his old enemy Rafa Benitez hammered the final nail into Manchester United's title coffin .

Sports Ohio State vs. Penn State Basketball Game Preview And Prediction
Author: 0 Ohio State vs. Penn State Basketball Game Preview And Prediction

Tipoff is scheduled for 8:00 p.m. on Big Ten Network. The red-hot Nittany Lions, who have won five of their last six games, are now listed as the favorite in tonight's game against No. Ohio State has kind of settled into a rotation without him for a few games, so how he meshes and molds into this is going to be key. The big sophomore has added his own 12.9 points and 9.4 boards this season - second in the conference in rebounds per game.

Sports Eagles' Carson Wentz insists he won't change how he plays
Author: 0 Eagles' Carson Wentz insists he won't change how he plays

Eagles fan Dan Morgan wanted to memorialize the Philly Special , but instead of having an image of a wide-open Foles catching the touchdown, Morgan went for an equally simplistic and creative approach: he had the play diagrammed on his forearm.

Sports Chipper Jones named honorary race official for Daytona 500
Author: 0 Chipper Jones named honorary race official for Daytona 500

Jones completes a list of Daytona 500 celebrities that includes Academy Award victor Charlize Theron (honorary starter), retired National Football League quarterback Peyton Manning (honorary pace-car driver), retired NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr .

Sports Zidane excited by Real Madrid's 'stunning' display
Author: 0 Zidane excited by Real Madrid's 'stunning' display

Madrid are the record 12-time champions, and winners of the Champions League in each of the last two seasons. "They showed character. We deserved a better result but the referee did not help us", said Emery, who thought his side could have had a penalty when Sergio Ramos stopped a Rabiot shot with what he thought was an arm.

Sports Gary Cahill 'OK to play' after Ryan Mason blow
Author: 0 Gary Cahill 'OK to play' after Ryan Mason blow

Chelsea manager has no qualms about starting Gary Cahill against Hull City in Friday's FA Cup fifth round match. "We have in front of us two weeks that are very tough", he said. His physical condition is improving. "For us, Giroud is a good option", Conte explained. Don't forget that we are playing with the [same] system from last season.

Sports Things You Might Not Know About Alpine Skier Mikaela Shiffrin
Author: 0 Things You Might Not Know About Alpine Skier Mikaela Shiffrin

Shiffrin had an emotional moment near the finish line as she earned the first of what could be as many as five medals in these Games. "You have three days of not racing and you're going up and down every day wondering how the conditions are going to be", she said .

Sports Mauro Icardi to Man Utd
Author: 0 Mauro Icardi to Man Utd

Icardi is said to have not closed the door on this avenue just yet, but considering his current deal includes a buyout clause, and Inter won't accept less, Raiola isn't exactly needed right now. Recent transfer dealings in the market have shown that €100 million for a world-class player is now the standard, and so, Inter are working tirelessly to at least earn as much money as they can if the player decides to leave the club in the future.

Sports How to make the ideal pancakes for Shrove Tuesday
Author: 0 How to make the ideal pancakes for Shrove Tuesday

In London, the Rehab Parliamentary Pancake Race takes place every year, with members of Parliament, Lords and members of the press racing to pick up frying pans with pancakes and compete to raise money for charity. It's Shrove Tuesday , so it's time to make pancakes! The tradition of Shrove Tuesday began when people cleaned our their kitchens by using up all the milk, eggs and sugar in a big pancake cook-up.

Sports Lonzo Ball Releases Song About His Dad On New Mixtape
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball Releases Song About His Dad On New Mixtape

Ball will miss his 14th straight game on Wednesday against the New Orleans Pelicans but "definitely" expects to return from his left knee injury next Friday against the Dallas Mavericks in Los Angeles' first game back from the All-Star break.

Sports Browns, Broncos expected to pursue AJ McCarron
Author: 0 Browns, Broncos expected to pursue AJ McCarron

McCarron's grievance revolved around the 2014 season, when the Bengals put him on the non-football injury list at the beginning of the campaign with a shoulder injury. McCarron has contended several times that he wants to be a starter, and initially thought he could be traded before the 2017 season. Unfortunately, they are not going to be the only players at the table when it comes to McCarron.

Sports Man Utd Stars Held Meeting With Mourinho Over Pogba
Author: 0 Man Utd Stars Held Meeting With Mourinho Over Pogba

The prankster is thought to be Stefano Corti, co-presenter of Italia 1 show Le Iene and perpetrator of the previous joke pulled on Mourinho. With serious matters such as keeping his job at Chelsea by improving results, this isn't ideal for Conte's public image.

Sports 'A Child of God Is Dead'
Author: 0 'A Child of God Is Dead'

A former Federal Bureau of Investigation counterterrorism agent and analyst broke down in tears on CNN Wednesday while talking about the school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida . Mr Murphy is from CT, where the 2014 Sandy Hook Elementary school massacre occurred when 20 six- and seven-year-olds plus six adults were gunned down, again by a young man with a history of mental health issues.

Sports Olympics: Dutchman Kramer falls short as Canada's Bloemen wins 10000
Author: 0 Olympics: Dutchman Kramer falls short as Canada's Bloemen wins 10000

Dutch-Canadian Ted-Jan Bloemen won gold, skating for the Canadian team. The Netherlands-born Canadian was 2.21 seconds ahead of Bergsma, and 14.55 ahead of bronze victor Nicola Tumolero of Italy. 11. In Sochi, he was beaten by Bergsma for gold. According to NBC, Kramer's quest for gold in the 10,000-meter is one of the reasons he has not yet retired.

Sports Sheriff shares tragic story of hero coach killed in school shooting
Author: 0 Sheriff shares tragic story of hero coach killed in school shooting

Witnesses said Assistant Coach Aaron Feis acted as a human shield to protect students from the gunfire. The team went on to say Feis died a hero and will be forever in their hearts and memories. Feis was protecting others when he was shot, Israel said. The school's athletic director Chris Hixon also died in the attack. Real good line. He did a great job with the [offensive] line.

Sports Kim thanks South Korea for hosting Winter Olympics
Author: 0 Kim thanks South Korea for hosting Winter Olympics

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has praised the welcome the South gave his sister and said it was important to build on the Olympics-driven momentum for dialogue on the divided peninsula. While visiting the presidential office, Kim Yo Jong wrote in a note , "I hope Pyongyang and Seoul will become closer in the hearts of Koreans and will bring unification and prosperity in the near future".

Sports Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (IPG)
Author: 0 Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (IPG)

This performance is snap optimistic view of last week. It is positive, as 58 investors sold The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. shares while 129 reduced holdings. This buyback authorization authorizes the business services provider to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. (NYSE:IPG). Strs Ohio invested in 300,263 shares.

Sports Jones unhappy at World Rugby admitting TMO 'mistake'
Author: 0 Jones unhappy at World Rugby admitting TMO 'mistake'

Anscombe - who was denied his first test try in his 13th worldwide - felt he had scored. Sam Simmonds will miss this week's training camp in west London due to the shoulder injury that he suffered in the 12-6 victory over Wales last Saturday, but the back-row injury problems that England entered the championship with have been somewhat alleviated by the return of James Haskell and Nathan Hughes.

Sports Pel's Rajon Rondo, Lakers' Isaiah Thomas ejected after altercation
Author: 0 Pel's Rajon Rondo, Lakers' Isaiah Thomas ejected after altercation

He theorized Rondo might possibly be upset with him because Thomas and the Celtics beat Rondo and the Bulls in the playoffs last season, but he couldn't say for sure why Rondo seemed so irked at him. Will Thomas' retort get under Rondo's? "For whatever reason, he's an upset guy about me", Thomas told reporters after the Pelicans' 139-117 win.

Sports James Harden scores 28, Rockets win 10th straight over Kings
Author: 0 James Harden scores 28, Rockets win 10th straight over Kings

The Kings scored the next five points, with a 3-pointer from Garrett Temple, to cut it to six again with 30 seconds left. Following a pair of Jimmy Butler free throws, Minnesota led 27-14 and, while Houston missed 6 of 9 3-pointers and 3 of 5 free throws in the first period, the Rockets managed to maintain contact with two late 3s.

Author: 0 Liverpool should have Europe on alert after defeat of Porto - Henderson

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp savoured the ideal performance as his side all but secured their place in the Champions League quarter-finals after annihilating Porto in their last-16 first-leg clash. However, things crumbled quickly for the hosts in the 25 minute once Mané, who now has six goals in five Champions League matches, capitalized on an very bad mistake by goalkeeper Jose Sa to score and open the floodgates for what ended up being a 65-minute assault on Porto's goal.

Sports United Kingdom ex-soccer coach convicted of 43 child sex abuse charges
Author: 0 United Kingdom ex-soccer coach convicted of 43 child sex abuse charges

Bennell, who had part of his tongue removed due to cancer, appeared in court via videolink for health reasons and declined to give evidence in his own defense. More than two dozen detectives worked on the investigation into Bennell's abuse in a complex case that often related to events from over three decades ago.

Sports Aaron Rodgers will be at Daytona to support Danica Patrick
Author: 0 Aaron Rodgers will be at Daytona to support Danica Patrick

Oh, (shoot), did I just say that out loud?" After a brief pause, she added, "I have never done that in my career". Patrick's slip-up in front of the press quickly spread across social media. She'll be in a third auto for the Chevrolet-powered team. Carpenter won consecutive poles in 2013 and 2014 and has a career-best finish of fifth.

Sports Twitter reacts to Larry Fitzgerald returning to the Cardinals in 2018
Author: 0 Twitter reacts to Larry Fitzgerald returning to the Cardinals in 2018

Arizona State football stumbled to a third straight mediocre season, leading to the firing of coach Todd Graham. Reliable. Thanks for giving us something to feel good about. He only needs 390 yards to pass Terrell Owens' 15,934 for second all-time. He is now the NFL's 3rd all-time leading receiver behind only Jerry Rice and Tony Gonzalez.

Sports Denver a finalist to host 2019 or 2020 NFL Draft
Author: 0 Denver a finalist to host 2019 or 2020 NFL Draft

The NFL has found tremendous success with relocating the draft from New York City. Then in 2015, the National Football League started moving the event around, holding two seasons in Chicago and one in Philadelphia. Commissioner Roger Goodell in recent years has moved the draft after the long-standing destination of NY. League commissioner Roger Goodell is scheduled to preside over the first day of the affair.

Sports Knierims advance to pairs free skate
Author: 0 Knierims advance to pairs free skate

Germany's Aljona Savchenko and Bruno Massot won the gold in one of the closest pairs competitions in Olympic history, their 235.90 points just.43 ahead of China's Sui Wenjing and Han Cong. The Knierims own a bronze medal for the team event , of course. As it turned out, Chris and Alexa had a tough skate - Knierim fell on both of their triple jumps, they out of synch on their combination spin and a bit shaky on their throw triple flip, according to the AP.

Sports Shaun White Wins Gold In Men's Halfpipe At Olympics
Author: 0 Shaun White Wins Gold In Men's Halfpipe At Olympics

When the reporter followed up and asked White if the allegations were " gossip ", the moderator of the press conference jumped in. "Honestly, I'm here to talk about the Olympics , not gossip ". "Thank you, so if we don't have another question, why don't we go ahead and pass the mic". She also filed a complaint against White for wrongful termination.

Sports Champions League: Playoffs kicking off
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It is a remarkable recovery from the Germany winger who has only had one training session with his team-mates. "He is young", the manager said. City are favourites to beat a Basle side who shocked Manchester United with an 89th-minute victor here in a group game in November but have never progressed beyond the last 16 of this competition.

Sports Leicester boss Puel: Mahrez explanation important to squad
Author: 0 Leicester boss Puel: Mahrez explanation important to squad

Furthermore, Leicester chiefs were open to negotiations and City insist that they would otherwise have walked away earlier. "We need to manage better, and we need also perhaps some others' respect". But we want to get as far as we can in the cup and it will be a strong team". Puel is keen to draw a line under the affair and says Mahrez held clear-the-air talks with his team-mates after returning to training.

Sports Norovirus cases at Winter Olympics up to 199
Author: 0 Norovirus cases at Winter Olympics up to 199

Almost 170 Russian athletes were cleared by the IOC to compete in the 2018 events under a neutral flag as "Olympic athletes from Russia ". "We are making sure our systems are secure and they are secure", International Olympic Committee spokesman Mark Adams said , according to Reuters .

Sports European Central Bank stick with tradition for Ashes venues
Author: 0 European Central Bank stick with tradition for Ashes venues

By hosting the 50-over final in Nottigham, it ends the traditional Lord's one-day final which has been a staple of the domestic season. Although they will host teams in the new T20 competition, both The Ageas Bowl and Trent Bridge will be disappointed to miss out on hosting an Ashes Test during the 2023 series.

Sports Klopp unsure on goalkeeper vs. Porto
Author: 0 Klopp unsure on goalkeeper vs. Porto

Karius impressed in Sunday's 2-0 league win over Southampton with the help of Virgil van Dijk, who put in a commanding display in central defence on his return to his former club. Mignolet, the 29-year-old Belgium global, joined Liverpool from Sunderland in 2013 and said last month that Karius becoming Klopp's first choice will require him to re-examine his future at Anfield.

Sports Report suggests when Tottenham's Toby Alderweireld will return
Author: 0 Report suggests when Tottenham's Toby Alderweireld will return

AC Milan are planning a £30m summer move for Manchester United's 28-year-old Spanish midfielder Ander Herrera. Manchester City , Chelsea and Manchester United are also keen on the 28-year-old Belgian. The Colombian has impressed in the first season of a two-year loan with the German champions, who have a unilateral option to purchase the 26-year-old.

Sports National Football League draft in Dallas to be aired on broadcast television by FOX
Author: 0 National Football League draft in Dallas to be aired on broadcast television by FOX

Fox will televise the NFL draft for the first time in its history, partnering with the NFL Network for a joint production that will air on both networks. Pete Rozelle never could have imagined, when ESPN first approached him, that the National Football League draft would become such a hot commodity that some other network would come along and compete with ESPN for the event.

Sports For third time, Sports Illustrated's swimsuit cover features an African-American
Author: 0 For third time, Sports Illustrated's swimsuit cover features an African-American

Danielle Herrington may be a newbie, but she's already a superstar. A man then joins her on the rocks for touchups, but fails to break the model's fall when the water sweeps her off her feet. These hotties take sexy bikinis to a whole new level - take a look! American tennis star Sloane Stephens has said that she never thought she would get an opportunity to be a part of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue .

Sports Ex-MLB pitcher Esteban Loaiza arrested with over 20 kilograms of drugs
Author: 0 Ex-MLB pitcher Esteban Loaiza arrested with over 20 kilograms of drugs

He played for eight teams from 1995 to 2008, starting the 2003 All-Star Game while with the Chicago White Sox . Esteban Loaiza is arraigned in California Superior Court on drug charges. Authorities then obtained a search warrant for his home, where they reportedly found packages of a white powder officials believed to be cocaine. He was married to famed singer Jenni Rivera , who died in a 2012 plane crash.

Sports IPL 2018: Mumbai Indians to host Chennai Super Kings in season opener
Author: 0 IPL 2018: Mumbai Indians to host Chennai Super Kings in season opener

The 11th edition of the cash-rich league of the world's most richest and fancy T20 tournament will be spread across nine venues in a period of 51 days. Of the 60 matches, 12 will have 1600 IST start while the remaining 48 will begin 2000 IST. However, a section of franchises who are 50 percent stakeholders in the IPL revenue model, expressed their grievances with the change in timings as it was done without consulting them.

Sports NHL's Retreat from the Olympics Makes Russia a Hockey Favorite
Author: 0 NHL's Retreat from the Olympics Makes Russia a Hockey Favorite

Without NHL talent, Canada and the United States had to rebuild nearly from scratch, pulling together players from European and minor leagues, as well as collegians. "We all read off each other", she said. "His commitment, it isn't just - he's not just showing up and, you know, standing on the bench". The U.S.

Sports Arturo Vidal shuts down Chelsea transfer links
Author: 0 Arturo Vidal shuts down Chelsea transfer links

The Texas-based team sent their youngest player signing, 16-year-old forward, Bryan Reynolds , who also represents the U.S.at global level (U-17) along with 17-year-old Paxton Pomykal who became FC Dallas' youngest-ever starter in March.

Sports Antonio Conte pleased with Chelsea striker options for Barcelona clash
Author: 0 Antonio Conte pleased with Chelsea striker options for Barcelona clash

The rivalry between the two clubs does not seems to have affected his relationship with the Chelsea fans. "All the same, I'm happy to have helped the team win the game. Defensively he's very good, he needs to improve with the ball, to find solutions with the ball, he has the right potential to do this but we are talking about a player who is only 21.