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Australian Dual Citizens Exempted From Trump's Order on Immigration
- February 01, 2017

The prime minister has confirmed Australian passport holders - regardless of their place of birth - will be able to travel to the U.S. after being exempted from Donald Trump's immigration ban. The prime minister went on to praise ties with the United States and Trump. Deputy Labor leader Tanya Plibersek said every country had the right to do strong background checks on people that they were considering for permanent residency or citizenship. (more...)
Former basketball Vol stranded in Dubai following Trump's executive order Former basketball Vol stranded in Dubai following Trump's executive order
- January 31, 2017

J.P. Prince is one of two Americans stranded due to recent new policies in Iran and the U.S. . Former Texas A&M basketball standout Joseph Jones , who is playing in the Iran Super League, is stranded in Dubai after Iran's decision to ban US citizens, reported Yahoo Sports. (more...)
Lincoln draw Premier League Burnley in FA Cup fifth round Lincoln draw Premier League Burnley in FA Cup fifth round
- January 31, 2017

Leeds, who are fourth in the Championship, had made 10 changes to the side who beat Nottingham Forest last week and had captain Liam Cooper sent off for a second bookable offence in the second half. Hills go 12-1 about a team below the Premier League winning the cup. Fulham deserved it. We did not start well, we were out of focus. Martin returned the favour to allow Sessegnon to make it 3-1 after 66 minutes before Abel Hernandez spurned the chance to give Hull a lifeline in extraordinary ... (more...)
Conte's comments on Ivanovic future make it clear Conte's comments on Ivanovic future make it clear
- January 31, 2017

Chelsea stalwart Ivanovic, who has spent nine trophy-laden years at Stamford Bridge, is discussing a move to Zenit St Petersburg. The club knows my thoughts. Bournemouth have made a bid for the second choice Chelsea goalkeeper and the Bosnian custodian is keen to move to Dean Court for regular first team football under Eddie Howe. (more...)
Wayne Simmonds takes MVP honours at NHL All-Star Game
- January 31, 2017

In the preliminary round, the Pacific defeated the Central Division 6-3 and the Atlantic defeated the Metropolitan 6-5 on a tiebreaker points based on Weber's hardest shot win. A plethora of goals in the 3-on-3 action meant that the game's referees were kept pretty busy, as evidenced by the above montage of clips captured from the first-person ref cam during the event. (more...)
Conte: Title race not over with Liverpool & Arsenal wins Conte: Title race not over with Liverpool & Arsenal wins
- January 31, 2017

Asked when the forward would be available Klopp said: "I don't know exactly". Senegal worldwide Sadio Mane is due to arrive late via a private jet after his AFCON duty, and Klopp is expecting to look into the player's eyes for a decision. (more...)
Chelsea: Begovic keen to move on Chelsea: Begovic keen to move on
- January 31, 2017

While not looking to force a move, Begovic hopes a solution can be found before the transfer window closes on Tuesday night as he craves more first team football. "But it is hard when you don't play for a certain amount of time and that overrides everything. The only thing that I ask is that they must be ready to play". (more...)
Kompany revels in City return
- January 30, 2017

Asked whether Kompany was fit enough to play two games in four days, City boss Pep Guardiola said: "I don't know". "It was one of the worst games that we played this season but we won and when that happens everything is ideal, but we didn't play good. (more...)
Sadio Mane set for Liverpool FC return against Chelsea Sadio Mane set for Liverpool FC return against Chelsea
- January 30, 2017

It is not an unprecedented move for the club to make, with Liverpool recently arranging a chartered jet for Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino so they could quickly return home from worldwide duty with Brazil. Balde and Moussa Sow had further chances to win the game for Senegal but both shot wildly to send the match into penalties where it was Cameroon who held their nerve. (more...)
No. 11 Oregon St women beat Oregon for 12th straight time
- January 30, 2017

OR swept the Washington schools earlier this month. "I think that's the Colorado Basketball team we all know and love", head coach Tad Boyle said. Now, the 10th-ranked Duckswill try to add another milestone Saturday as they seek their first-ever win inBoulder when they visit Colorado. (more...)
Ayew Brothers Fire Ghana Into AFCON Last Four Ayew Brothers Fire Ghana Into AFCON Last Four
- January 30, 2017

However, Congo hit back minutes later when Paul-Jose Mpoku found the back of the net with superb effort from distance. It marks Ghana's sixth consecutive Nations Cup semi-finals appearance, as they seek to end an agonising 35-year wait for a continental title. (more...)
Odell Beckham Jr. fields a punt in a sumo suit Odell Beckham Jr. fields a punt in a sumo suit
- January 30, 2017

Beckham has taken heat for his behavior after losses, which has included banging his head against a wall, whining about the referees and - after Big Blue's loss to the Packers in the playoffs - punching in a hole in a wall below Lambeau Field. (more...)
Santa Cruz gets revenge against Frampton to reclaim featherweight crown Santa Cruz gets revenge against Frampton to reclaim featherweight crown
- January 30, 2017

In that affair, Santa Cruz lost his title and his undefeated record by a majority decision. "I hope that Leo is a man of his word; he told me he would fight me one more time in Belfast and I owe that to the fans", said Frampton. But can we say he is Britain's best fighter? That proved to be the difference in Santa Cruz-a former 118- and 122-pound titleholder-becoming a champion for a fourth time. (more...)
Thunder C Kanter out up to two months with broken forearm Thunder C Kanter out up to two months with broken forearm
- January 30, 2017

A awful break for OKC, as they are trying to improve their playoff position. Kanter left the game to get x-rays, which revealed the fracture. He said he's punched things in frustration before, when he was playing in his native Turkey, but "not that hard, obviously". (more...)
Floyd Mayweather Promises to Fight Conor McGregor
- January 30, 2017

McGregor sounded fairly certain that he wants the fight to happen at some time fairly soon. "We know I'm the "A" side", Mayweather said. Conor McGregor is probably the only fighter outside of Muhammad Ali who could have ever sold a pay-per-view event around an interview . (more...)
Yes, We Had Luck - Mauricio Pochettino As Spurs Scrape Past Wycombe
- January 30, 2017

With their name now in the hat for the FA Cup Fifth Round draw, Spurs will return to Premier League action on Tuesday night, when they travel to struggling Sunderland . And it created quite possibly one of the best matches in the FA Cup's fourth round this season - barring any unforeseen 7-6 wins after 100 minutes (that's 10 minutes of stoppage time) in the remaining matches left to be played. (more...)
India stay alive in series with thrilling five-run win
- January 30, 2017

HIGHER GROUNDs As India builds 110,000-seat mega stadium, we name world's 20 biggest sport arenas. can you guess where No1 is? The umpiring error is obviously frustrating for us, and we will mention it in our match report. In the last match only Suresh Raina and MS Dhoni looked comfortable against the England bowlers. Eight were required to win off Jasprit Bumrah's last over. (more...)
Latest News On WWE Fastlane Main Event Plans Latest News On WWE Fastlane Main Event Plans
- January 30, 2017

This would extend their feud to Elimination Chamber , which is a strong possibility as a potential blowoff match inside WWE's most sadistic structure. For some reason, the WWE still wants Reigns to be their babyface champion. For instance, WWE officials did a great thing on Raw this week by featuring Goldberg, The Undertaker, and Brock Lesnar in the same ring as the show went off the air. (more...)
Middlesbrough Need Charm Offensive To Convince Jese Rodriguez Despite Agreeing With PSG Middlesbrough Need Charm Offensive To Convince Jese Rodriguez Despite Agreeing With PSG
- January 29, 2017

The key to the transfer could be convincing the forward himself, with PSG unlikely to be resistant to letting him leave. "His next move is important and I hope we can convince him". Jese joined French giants PSG from Spanish powerhouse Real Madrid in the summer of 2016 for a transfer fee reported by The Daily Mail to be worth £21.2 million . (more...)
Doc Rivers Would Consider Trading Anyone On The Clippers, Even His Son Doc Rivers Would Consider Trading Anyone On The Clippers, Even His Son
- January 29, 2017

Carmelo Anthony has been in the media's eye for a possible trade after his strained relationship with Phil Jackson has gone public. But Anthony answered with a turnaround jumper wiht 13 seconds left - and Kyle O'Quinn was fouled away from the ball, giving him a free throw that he hit to up the lead to 110-105. (more...)
Defensive struggles return in Timberwolves' loss to Indiana Defensive struggles return in Timberwolves' loss to Indiana
- January 29, 2017

Paul George led the way with 33 points. George went 16-for-17 from the foul line, and continues to lead the National Basketball Association in free throw percentage. Nikola Jokic's double-double, consisting of 29 points and 14 rebounds, gave the Denver Nuggets a 127-120 victory over the Phoenix Suns and the Utah Jazz saw off the Los Angeles Lakers 96-88. (more...)
Georgia Tech beats Notre Dame at buzzer
- January 29, 2017

Guard Tadric Jackson rebounded a missed shot in the final seconds and got the ball to Josh Okogie , who drove for the winning basket as time expired to give Georgia Tech a 62-60 upset win over No. Center Ben Lammers played 40 minutes and had 15 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks in earning his 11th double-double. "When we won those five games to start league play, every one of them was like this, only we stole them", Brey said. (more...)
Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig March Into Australian Open Mixed Doubles Final
- January 29, 2017

That took the game away from the Australians and Mirza/Dodig won the match in an hour and 19 minutes. With the next four games, they took the first set at 6-4. But Groth failed to finish off the point with overhead smashes, so Mirza and Dodig found a way to win a point. But they were derailed by 21 unforced errors, six more than Sania-Dodig. (more...)
James Harden's triple double gets best of Sixers, Joel Embiid James Harden's triple double gets best of Sixers, Joel Embiid
- January 29, 2017

A major reason for that is Embiid wasn't too shabby himself (32 points, 7 rebounds, 4 assists, 3 steals, and 2 blocks). James Harden dropped a 50-plus-point triple-double on the Philadelphia 76ers and still came away from the game praising Joel Embiid . (more...)
Wenger Accepts FA Charge For Pushing Fourth Official Anthony Taylor Wenger Accepts FA Charge For Pushing Fourth Official Anthony Taylor
- January 29, 2017

Asked if he would accept the charge, Wenger confirmed: "Yes, I answered that in the press conference, I have little more to add". The fourth official involved was Anthony Taylor and Wenger was sent to the stands for the incident. Afterwards, Wenger admitted his behaviour had not been appropriate and apologised. Keown played with the likes of no-nonsense French midfielders Emmaneul Petit and Patrick Vieira during his Arsenal career. (more...)