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Paralympics: Polish skier Sikorski wins bronze in giant slalom Paralympics: Polish skier Sikorski wins bronze in giant slalom
- March 15, 2018

To come away with my first bronze in cross-country skiing means alot. "It has been eight years since Vancouver and I'm still in shock, pretty emotional", Hall said afterwards. "We talked about strategy as a team before the final because the goal was for us to win a medal for Canada". Minard qualified fourth in heats. "I raced as hard as I could.it is what it is". (more...)
Sevilla, Brighton more important than Liverpool - Mourinho Sevilla, Brighton more important than Liverpool - Mourinho
- March 14, 2018

Manchester United settled for a 0-0 draw against Sevilla in the Champions League round of 16 first-leg last month, and their performance was rather underwhelming with the Andalusian outfit exhibiting their dominance in their home turf. (more...)
Mourinho Names His Most Important Match as Manchester United Coach Mourinho Names His Most Important Match as Manchester United Coach
- March 14, 2018

Whilst the game against Sevilla would decide United's report card in Europe, the game on Sunday against Brighton in the FA Cup is another must win. He plays for Manchester United many, many matches. At Old Trafford , Jose Mourinho's side should have the encouragement to attack from the off, but they still need to be wary of conceding an away goal, which could be detrimental, as they would then have to score at least twice, to stay in the competition. (more...)
QB McCown signs new Jets deal amid Bridgewater rumours
- March 14, 2018

Bridgewater played for the first time in November after suffering a gruesome knee injury before the 2016 season. The move itself is a sensible one that gives the Jets a quarterback who is far from flawless, but who has some traits that any team can work with in building a quality offense. (more...)
Man United to hand 25-year-old £100000-a-week contract
- March 14, 2018

Jose Mourinho talks up striker Romelu Lukaku's importance to Manchester United ahead of this weekend's meeting with Liverpool. And Lingard believes victories over Chelsea and Liverpool have set the standard for the remaining weeks of the season. (more...)
Drew Brees returns to Saints, ruining dream for Cardinals fans Drew Brees returns to Saints, ruining dream for Cardinals fans
- March 14, 2018

The new contract is effectively a one-year deal with a team option after the 2018 season, ESPN reports , and also includes a no-trade clause that will all but guarantee Brees finishes his career with the Saints. "I could not have been more fortunate to have Sean Payton as a head coach for the last 12 years", Strief said. They were in position to get there last season, but suffered an improbable-as-it-gets last-second defeat at Minnesota in an NFC semifinal. (more...)
Confirmed line-ups for Red Devils' Champions League clash v Sevilla Confirmed line-ups for Red Devils' Champions League clash v Sevilla
- March 14, 2018

The Red Devils head to Spain on Tuesday to face Sevilla in the second leg of their UEFA Champions League last 16 tie. "They played well in the first half without creating many risky situations". Manchester United need to win to advance. " Marcus Rashford was frightening on that left side on Saturday, but he moved him to bring Sanchez into what he thinks is his best position". (more...)
De Boer is worst manager in history-Mourinho De Boer is worst manager in history-Mourinho
- March 14, 2018

Those words incurred the wrath of Mourinho, who dubbed De Boer the "worst manager in Premier League history" and now the club have come to their manager's aid with the supposed "myth-busting stat". Southgate has discussed Rashford's progress with the man at the helm at Old Trafford, and Mourinho insists the England boss is satisfied with the current state of affairs. (more...)
Cardinals To Sign Sam Bradford Cardinals To Sign Sam Bradford
- March 14, 2018

Bradford is known for his strong and accurate arm but he has struggled with injuries. The Cardinals remain a candidate to take a quarterback early in the National Football League draft next month. He did show much promise in the season opener putting up a almost flawless performance by completing 27-of-32 passes for three touchdowns while holding a 143.0 passer rating. (more...)
Alan Pardew: West Brom owners might think change is a better thing Alan Pardew: West Brom owners might think change is a better thing
- March 13, 2018

Pardew acknowledged the situation at the Premier League's bottom club had become so bleak that he needed to speak to Albion's hierarchy "because they might think a change is a better thing for the club". However, exquisite strikes from Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez put the East-Midlanders ahead. Hundreds of supporters angrily massed just below the director's box during the second half, while fans invaded the pitch after each Burnley goal. (more...)
Seahawks turned down chance to match Richard Sherman's 49ers' contract Seahawks turned down chance to match Richard Sherman's 49ers' contract
- March 13, 2018

Sherman also recently underwent a procedure to "clean up" his left Achilles . Well here's a twist in the Richard-Sherman-to-the-49ers saga. The sports news website said that Sherman's release will not be the last for the team's veteran players. (more...)
Gary Neville has tweeted a message of support to Jamie Carragher Gary Neville has tweeted a message of support to Jamie Carragher
- March 13, 2018

A video taken from the vehicle, released on the website of several British newspapers, clearly shows Carragher spitting. Carragher then winds down his window while the girl's dad winds down his passenger-side window. They have been dragged into this media storm by myself because of my actions. "I've let my family down but I've let the family in the auto opposite me down". (more...)
Kompany: Winning title against United would be once in a lifetime opportunity Kompany: Winning title against United would be once in a lifetime opportunity
- March 13, 2018

I'm sure it won't be handed to us. Jadon Sancho joined Borussia Dortmund from Manchester City in summer, while Ademola Lookman and Reece Oxford are on loan at RB Leipzig and Borussia Monchengladbach respectively. Manchester City's David Silva , second right, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's first goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Stoke City and Manchester City at the Bet 365 Stadium in Stoke on Trent, England, Monday, March 12, 2018. (more...)
Manchester United vs Sevilla Manchester United vs Sevilla
- March 13, 2018

They might be a distant second to City but the 56 goals scored in 30 games is already more than they netted in the whole of last season. United emerged victorious with two goals from Marcus Rashford taking care of business inside 24 minutes, whereas the Rojiblancos were left deflated by a Rodrigo Moreno double, the first of which had them chasing the game from the 24th minute onwards . (more...)
Crackdown on Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims 'bear hallmarks of genocide': United Nations expert Crackdown on Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims 'bear hallmarks of genocide': United Nations expert
- March 13, 2018

While Myanmar's government hasn't officially commented on the latest report , Amnesty cited a statement from officials, according to which the villages are being bulldozed to accommodate returning refugees. A repatriation agreement with Bangladesh was supposed to come into force in January. A human rights group says Myanmar is building bases on land where the homes and mosques of Rohingya Muslims once stood. (more...)
Serena Williams continues to win in BNP Paribas Open Serena Williams continues to win in BNP Paribas Open
- March 12, 2018

He'll be replaced by lucky loser Matteo Berrettini. Serena Williams competes against her sister Venus in a mouth-watering Indian Wells third round showdown after her return from a 14-month absence. Defending champ Roger Federer's opening match was put on hold on Saturday when play was suspended after heavy rain swept through the California desert. (more...)
Pep Guardiola calls for calm as Manchester City chase treble Pep Guardiola calls for calm as Manchester City chase treble
- March 12, 2018

It was claimed earlier this week the City manager's agent Josep Maria Orobitg was due to fly to Manchester to conclude fresh terms with club owner Sheikh Mansour on behalf of his client. "That's why I can imagine how tough it'll be". "I prefer to play weekends, when all the teams play". "It's nothing to do with Wigan - the reason we lost there was that for 50 minutes it was 10 v 11 and we were not precise enough to find a goal", Guardiola said. (more...)
Tiger Woods 'excited' by chance of Valspar victory Tiger Woods 'excited' by chance of Valspar victory
- March 12, 2018

However, many need to be excited by the fact that a Canadian golfer that nobody had heard of prior to this weekend is battling the great Tiger Woods in a PGA event. Woods safely negotiated the Snake Pit in level par to ensure he would be part of the penultimate group on Sunday, as Conners made par at the 17th and nudged in from close range at the last to stay in top spot. (more...)
South African cricket officials forced to apologise for Sonny Bill masks South African cricket officials forced to apologise for Sonny Bill masks
- March 12, 2018

It was a taunt about Warner's wife from South African wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock that sparked an angry response from the opener in a stairwell in Durban, as the players walked towards the dressing rooms on the fourth day of the first test last Sunday. (more...)
SEC Championship Predictions: Can Tennessee beat Kentucky again? 3/11/18 SEC Championship Predictions: Can Tennessee beat Kentucky again? 3/11/18
- March 12, 2018

SGA banked in a three-pointer early in the first half to extend the Cats lead to 12. Arkansas awaits its NCAA Tournament opponent. "I think so, but obviously we won't know until he goes through his pregame warmup", said Gentry. "It's basketball. You win, lose, put it behind you and say, hey now we've got to get ready for the next game and that's what we'll do". "It's really just playing within the offense". (more...)
YSU's Zallow fifth in NCAA 60 hurdles final YSU's Zallow fifth in NCAA 60 hurdles final
- March 12, 2018

She is the current school record holder and coming off of an eighth-place finish at the SEC Championships. His time broke a meet record set back in 2010. Daniels won two of the seven events - the high jump and the 60 meters - on his way to the victory. In the final event of the competition, the 1,000 meters, Adams led pack early in the race and never let up. (more...)
Cech record 200th EPL clean sheet, Arsenal beats Watford 3-0 Cech record 200th EPL clean sheet, Arsenal beats Watford 3-0
- March 12, 2018

Fans have started to show their displeasure at the board and boss Arsene Wenger by staying away from the club's matches and pundit Gary Neville , who has been particularly critical of the Gunners in recent weeks, could not resist a joke at their expense. (more...)
Wallace wins Indian Open in playoff vs fellow Brit Johnson Wallace wins Indian Open in playoff vs fellow Brit Johnson
- March 12, 2018

The Indian ended the tournament tied 7th with Scotland's Stephen Gallacher. He closed with a 62 last month to win the Malaysian Open, making him the only two-time victor on the European Tour this season. "It was a mixed bag as everything happened". I holed out at the second, made a few good birdies and got a bad bounce on the 17th. I'm very pleased with the birdie at the last, which allowed me to grab a share of the lead. (more...)
Georgia Fires Head Coach Mark Fox Georgia Fires Head Coach Mark Fox
- March 11, 2018

He had just discovered what time Saturday's semifinal game will be played. "Apart of that was certainly because of Kentucky's defense". Georgia was led by Tyree Crump , who came off the bench for 17 points. Widening the gap to 10 points, Kentucky sunk a three on its opening possession of the second half. Georgia shot just 28.3 percent from the field, again a season low for the Bulldogs and the lowest percentage this season by a United Kingdom opponent. (more...)
Boucher pleads guilty to federal charge in Paul attack Boucher pleads guilty to federal charge in Paul attack
- March 11, 2018

Boucher faces up to 10 years in prison and a fine upwards of $250,000. Bates, 76, who said he confused his stun gun with his handgun, was released in October after serving less than half of his four-year sentence for second-degree manslaughter. (more...)