Monday August 20-th, 2018

Lucas Moura makes full Spurs debut in FA Cup tie at Rochdale Lucas Moura makes full Spurs debut in FA Cup tie at Rochdale

Tottenham showed its desire to avoid a replay by bringing on Dele Alli and Harry Kane for the closing stages, and the England pair combined to put the visitors in front with three minutes to go. "We have all the squad fit and it's good to provide ...

Barry Trotz calls fans' racist taunts at Devante Smith-Pelly 'disgusting' Barry Trotz calls fans' racist taunts at Devante Smith-Pelly 'disgusting'

The Washington Capitals' Devante Smith-Pelly, a visiting black player, was taunted by four male fans shouting " basketball, basketball, basketball " Saturday night during the Chicago Blackhawks' game against the Capitals . Smith-Pelly did not ma...

Canada's Samuel Girard wins gold in men's 1000 metres Canada's Samuel Girard wins gold in men's 1000 metres

John-Henry Krueger of the US, took silver while Seo Yira of South Korea collected bronze. When he crossed the finish line, only he and Canadian gold medalist Samuel Girard were standing. That's what the referees saw on the replay. Shaolin meanwhile...

Watch 2018 State Farm All-Star Saturday Night Live On TNT Overtime Watch 2018 State Farm All-Star Saturday Night Live On TNT Overtime

In the first round, Nance, the son of the inaugural slam dunk champion, showed a touch of showmanship with a nod to his past. Better yet, he got the mask from Chadwick Boseman, the actual Black Panther himself who was sitting courtside at Staples C...

Real Madrid's Kroos facing at least two weeks out with injury Real Madrid's Kroos facing at least two weeks out with injury

However, one of those defeats came at the Bernabeu in September when Antonio Sanabria's stoppage-time strike gave Betis a shock 1-0 win. Real Madrid are prepared to sell four big players to fund Neymar's transfer from PSG . "His recovery will ...

Valverde claims Chelsea have one big advantage over Barcelona Valverde claims Chelsea have one big advantage over Barcelona

Pressing up the pitch and setting a fast pace, Eibar forwards Fabian Orellana, Takashi Inui and midfielder Joan Jordan threatened the visitors. Barcelona are strengthened in defence with Gerard Pique fit again and Samuel Umtiti back from suspen...

Winter Olympics 2018: Canada vs Winter Olympics 2018: Canada vs

Rene Bourque and Wojtek Wolski scored two goals each and Ben Scrivens made 28 saves, giving Hockey Canada a flawless start to its first Olympic campaign without NHL participation since Lillehammer '94. Canada drew first blood on the powerplay early i...

CURLING CONTROVERSY: What would you have done? CURLING CONTROVERSY: What would you have done?

Canada's Rachel Homan is still searching for her first curling win at the Winter Olympics. Canada sought to catch up to South Korea by adding two points, eventually reaching 4-4 at the seventh end. Homan chose to remove the stone, the most aggressi...

Parkland shooter was investigated after cutting himself on Snapchat Parkland shooter was investigated after cutting himself on Snapchat

The FBI has admitted that it failed to act on a tip-off about Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz last month. Mr Wray says he is "committed to getting to the bottom of what happened", as well as assessing the way the Federal Bureau o...

Ledecka stuns Alpine skiing women's super-G in PyeongChang Ledecka stuns Alpine skiing women's super-G in PyeongChang

Ledecka was favoured to win a gold medal in Pyeongchang but it was expected to come in the snowboard parallel giant slalom, the event in which the 22-year-old is already the reigning world champion, next Thursday. And Ledecka was incredulous. "I'm ...

No. 8 Ohio State goes for fifth straight victory No. 8 Ohio State goes for fifth straight victory

The Nittany Lions have won their last three straight games, and took out IL on Sunday. The team was led by Kaleb Wesson , who after not scoring in a game for the first time this season against Purdue finished with a team-high 18 points and seven r...

Tiger Woods misses cut at Genesis Open Tiger Woods misses cut at Genesis Open

Rory McIlroy has rounded on the raucous golf fans and claimed Tiger Woods is operating at a "two-shot disadvantage" to the rest of the field because of the "circus" which surrounds his competitive appearances. But now, the talk about being close ...

LA Prepares For 'Managed Chaos' As NBA All Star Weekend Nears LA Prepares For 'Managed Chaos' As NBA All Star Weekend Nears

No NBA team has been more consistent this decade than the Sacramento Kings. Forget everything you once knew about the NBA All-Star Game and how it works. Although her first layup tied the game at 23, the Clippers made a run and were able to t...

United States of America edges Slovakia in men's hockey 2-1 at 2018 Winter Olympics United States of America edges Slovakia in men's hockey 2-1 at 2018 Winter Olympics

It all adds up to some pretty serious hockey DNA in the Donato family and Ryan heeded his father's words when he chose a low, hard wrist shot to score his first goal against Slovakia. "It could've been a little fatigue just set in mentally because of...

MITT'S ALL-IN: Romney RETURNS in RUN for US SENATE MITT'S ALL-IN: Romney RETURNS in RUN for US SENATE

Romney is slated to speak at the Utah County Republican Party's Lincoln Day Dinner in Provo Friday evening. Romney first sought the presidency in 2008 but lost the Republican nomination to Arizona Senator John McCain. But Utah Republican Party Ch...

Jurgen Klopp responds to questions on Simon Mignolet's future

Karius has started the club's last five league games , helping Liverpool notch three wins and keeping two clean sheets in the process. "I know comparisons will be made to 2005 but I really don't think they should be". The midfielder looks like...

Olympics alert: Canada defeats U.S. in women's hockey prelim Olympics alert: Canada defeats U.S. in women's hockey prelim

It's going to come down to one game and you've got to win. Unlike the unified Korean women's squad, which includes 12 players from North Korea, the South Korean men's team is not integrated and has so far escaped the spotlight cast upon the women.

Japan takes 1st and 3rd in men's figure skating short program Japan takes 1st and 3rd in men's figure skating short program

Mainly I think it's because I've always kept a box of tissues decorated with a stuffed Pooh at rinkside, and when I was really little I had a cap with Pooh on it. Fellow American Adam Rippon finished seventh without attempting a quad in what was ot...

Women's slalom postponed, third event moved due to weather Women's slalom postponed, third event moved due to weather

Asked what it would take to win the race, Shiffrin said it "won't be anything special". Shiffrin will look to add to her medal total when she defends her Sochi gold in the regular slalom the next day. "I don't think it gets any easier, but I th...

Ageless Federer downs Haase to reclaim world number one spot Ageless Federer downs Haase to reclaim world number one spot

Since Federer lost the top spot in 2012, when many predicted his best days were done, Novak Djokovic , Nadal and Andy Murray have all had lengthy periods on the throne but whereas the clock ticks ever louder for that battle-ravaged trio, Federer...

José Mourinho calls rumours of Paul Pogba rift 'lies' José Mourinho calls rumours of Paul Pogba rift 'lies'

The only person who doesn't seem to agree? He was then dropped for the subsequent game against Huddersfield and looked to be carrying an injury during an ineffective performance against Newcastle last weekend, although Mourinho later denied ther...

Chelsea and Man City eyeing Alderweireld Chelsea and Man City eyeing Alderweireld

Alderweireld has a reported £25million release clause activated next summer, as long as the deal is completed two weeks before of the end of the window. The Daily Mirror declare that Real Madrid "are ready to lead the chase" for Alderweireld and t...

Professional golfer Bill Haas, actor Luke Wilson involved in fatal Ferrari crash Professional golfer Bill Haas, actor Luke Wilson involved in fatal Ferrari crash

He tells us the woman inside was screaming, as her leg was stuck as her vehicle began smoking. He told TMZ that Wilson immediately ran over to get the woman out. Speaking to the Associated Press, Heirigs said that Wilson devised a plan to rescue th...

Shooting reported at Florida high school, shooter still at large Shooting reported at Florida high school, shooter still at large

The gunman was eventually captured and 19-year-old student Nikolas Cruz has been arrested as the main suspect. "I think we spoke with you in the past about a complaint that you made about someone making a comment on your YouTube channel", the age...

Four-goal City run riot in Basel Four-goal City run riot in Basel

This is the best chance City has had to win Europe's biggest prize, especially with one of Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain sure to be eliminated this round. While Arsenal could take some solace from the fact that they fielded a side racked by i...

North Korea's Kim says important to shore up dialogue with South North Korea's Kim says important to shore up dialogue with South

Pence told the U.S. Internet media outlet Axios Wednesday that the U.S. was open to talks but reaffirmed pressure and sanctions on North Korea will continue until the regime abandons its nuclear and missile program. I prefer the former to the calam...

Man Utd Midfielder Juan Mata Says Newcastle's Win 'Hurts' Man Utd Midfielder Juan Mata Says Newcastle's Win 'Hurts'

Diame said, "It was the most important (win) because we knew the result of Huddersfield, so the pressure was on us before the game. If we understand that and are behind the players, they can perform like today". Englishman Gayle has said that Rafael...

Conte praises Giroud performance in Chelsea debut Conte praises Giroud performance in Chelsea debut

Giroud's arrival, which signalled Michy Batshuayi's departure on a loan to Borussia Dortmund, has given Chelsea boss Antonio Conte the option of playing either he or Morata up front without having to tweak his tactics. Chelsea will need all th...

Pep Guardiola says Manchester City 'almost there' after thrashing Basel Pep Guardiola says Manchester City 'almost there' after thrashing Basel

The captain said: "Previously there's been a lack of experience, for sure". I'm not saying it's done because in football anything can happen but it's an wonderful result. The best is well and truly saved for last, with the tie of the round being play...

Giants hire Mike Shula as offensive coordinator Giants hire Mike Shula as offensive coordinator

New Giants special teams coordinator Thomas McGaughey was also in Carolina with Gettleman. The hiring of Shula caps off an offseason full of changes to the front office and coaching staff for the Giants. Otherwise, Carolina's offense was middle...

Smith wins second Allan Border medal Smith wins second Allan Border medal

The skipper was the hot favourite to take the award following a year in which he played 24 global games across limited overs and Test cricket and scored 1754 runs at 67.46 with seven centuries. Australia all-rounder Ellyse Perry claimed the top women...

Former Alabama LB Reuben Foster arrested on charges related to domestic violence Former Alabama LB Reuben Foster arrested on charges related to domestic violence

The 23-year-old is expected to be one of the 49ers' defensive building blocks, but this is the second time he's been arrested this offseason. The 2017 first-round draft pick was also arrested and charged with second-degree possession of marij...

Bears to kick off 2018 season in Hall Of Fame Game Bears to kick off 2018 season in Hall Of Fame Game

ET at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio . The Ravens are making their first-ever appearance in the Hall of Fame Game while this year's game will mark a record-tying fifth time that the Bears will play in the preseason classic.

India beat South Africa by 73 runs in fifth ODI, win series India beat South Africa by 73 runs in fifth ODI, win series

Rohit Sharma scored his 17th ODI ton to help India to a match-winning total in the fifth ODI . India started off well but stuttered in the final 15 overs (as it has been doing at times ) to finish with 274 for 7 with useful contributions from ...

Marcelo Fuels Talk of Neymar to Real Madrid Ahead of Champions League Marcelo Fuels Talk of Neymar to Real Madrid Ahead of Champions League

Rumors about a Neymar transfer to Real Madrid began surfacing just a few months after the season began. "But I don't believe that a club like PSG , which is growing despite the big signings, has this need to win the Champions League , no matter...

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