Monday August 20-th, 2018

Champions League: Stirring Roma comeback sends Barcelona out Champions League: Stirring Roma comeback sends Barcelona out

Roma pulled off one of the greatest Champions League fightbacks to dump Lionel Messi and Barcelona out at the quarter-final stage, while Mohamed Salah continued his remarkable goalscoring form as Liverpool wrapped up victory over Manchester Ci...

SA Hero Simbine Struggles to Remember 100 Metre Final SA Hero Simbine Struggles to Remember 100 Metre Final

He stumbled out of the blocks and at one stage appeared in danger of falling over as his rivals cruised ahead. Blake was such a favourite that in the build-up to the race, Bolt told him that "You've got to win, you've got to do your best or you can...

Cameron Stuns Peaty, Breaks 50m Record to Win Gold Cameron Stuns Peaty, Breaks 50m Record to Win Gold

Le Clos swam a Games-record 1:54.00 for his second gold of the meet, his sixth career Commonwealth win and 14th medal overall. But South Africa's Van der Burgh, the Glasgow 2014 champion, led throughout to touch first in 26.58 seconds as Peaty ...

Antonio Rudiger aims thinly-veiled dig at players after West Ham draw Antonio Rudiger aims thinly-veiled dig at players after West Ham draw

The result - following last week's forgettable 3-1 loss at home to Tottenham - left Chelsea 10 points adrift of fourth-placed Spurs in fifth position as the Blues were booed by their supporters. Continually we have failed to take our chances to kil...

Alain Vigneault Reportedly Fired by Rangers After Team Misses Playoffs Alain Vigneault Reportedly Fired by Rangers After Team Misses Playoffs

Specifics weren't given regarding the reasons to pink-slip Vigneault after five seasons, and Gorton said around the trade deadline when he was selling veterans for prospects and picks that he still believed at that time that Vigneault would remain th...

Stanley Cup odds: Predators open 2018 playoffs as early betting favorites Stanley Cup odds: Predators open 2018 playoffs as early betting favorites

Cooper: "We've come this far, we might as well take it". And the Penguins couldn't be more thrilled that it worked out how it did. Meanwhile, the Kings finished strong with a 12-5-3 run and still have 11 players remaining from their 2013-14 Stanl...

Tony Finau posts pics of ankle following freak Masters injury Tony Finau posts pics of ankle following freak Masters injury

In celebration of his success at the par-three, he ran off in celebration before slipping, dislocating his ankle and popping it back into place nearly instantly. I hit some great shots and made some great putts. He withdrew from the event, but stil...

Nigel Owens: Israel Folau comments could tip young people 'over the edge' Nigel Owens: Israel Folau comments could tip young people 'over the edge'

The controversy comes as Folau, a devout Christian, posted another statement to Twitter over the weekend quoting a Bible passage that suggests he is the one being persecuted for his views. Australian Rugby and New South Wales , his club side, will s...

Rudy and Judith Giuliani to divorce Rudy and Judith Giuliani to divorce

Hopefully things won't get ugly as Rudy has also revealed his plans to divide their properties in NY and Palm Beach with Judy. Before tying the knot with Judith , Rudy was married to Regina Peruggi from 1968 to 1982 and then to Donna Hanover ...

Nabil El Zhar scores in Leganes defeat to Barcelona Nabil El Zhar scores in Leganes defeat to Barcelona

The magician opened the scoring with an utterly sublime free-kick, which was actually his sixth direct free-kick goal of the season - the most since Brazilian club legend Ronaldinho back in the 2006/2007 campaign. But Leganes could not make the...

Pep Guardiola calls for City fans' help in Manchester derby Pep Guardiola calls for City fans' help in Manchester derby

However, two quick-fire Paul Pogba finishes and a volley inside the area from Chris Smalling secured the points for United and delayed City's title party for at least another week. City went into this derby with a 16-point lead so the triumph is a fo...

Arsene Wenger Arsene Wenger "surprised" to see Southampton struggling

A failure to secure his future before the end of this campaign will see him enter the final year of his contract. Arsenal are desperate to tie Aaron Ramsey down to a new long-term deal and avoid a similar situation to the one which saw Alexis ...

Thousands of New Ford F-150 Trucks Could Roll Even When Parked Thousands of New Ford F-150 Trucks Could Roll Even When Parked

Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.90 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. raised its stake in shares of ...

Shohei Ohtani homers in 3rd straight game for Angels Shohei Ohtani homers in 3rd straight game for Angels

He was sharp from the start, striking out the side in the first inning on 15 pitches. Ohtani (2-0) struck out the side twice during the latest feat in a series of early-season superlatives by the 23-year-old Japanese prodigy. Mark Canha was recalle...

Paris-Roubaix rider has 'life-threatening condition' Paris-Roubaix rider has 'life-threatening condition'

He passed away Sunday evening at 22.40 in Lille hospital", his team said in a statement. It added that he "died of cardiac arrest, all medical assistance was to no avail". The Slovak is the first reigning world champion to win Paris-Roubaix since Ber...

No rest for world record-holders in Commonwealth Games pool No rest for world record-holders in Commonwealth Games pool

That broke the mark of 3:30.65 the team clocked at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016, when the Campbell sisters and McKeon were part of the team. She thought that Titmus had beaten her at the wall. "It's really about swimming to win". "Most of ...

I see myself batting at No.3 for RCB: Kohli I see myself batting at No.3 for RCB: Kohli

Royal Challengers Bangalore Squad: Virat Kohli (captain), AB de Villiers , Sarfaraz Khan, Chris Woakes , Yuzvendra Singh Chahal, Umesh Yadav, Brendon McCullum, Washington Sundar, Navdeep Saini, Quinton De Kock, Mohammed Siraj, Colin De Grandho...

Bayern overcome weird own goal to clinch another title Bayern overcome weird own goal to clinch another title

Once again it was away from home. The last time Munich claimed the title in front of their own fans was1999/2000 season, when they hoisted the shield on Matchday 34 after a 3-1 victory over Werder Bremen, benefiting from Bayer Leverkusen's defeat a...

Washington Redskins get QB Kevin Hogan from Cleveland Browns

Starter DeShone Kizer was traded to the Green Bay Packers and backup Cody Kessler was dealt to the Jacksonville Jaguars . NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported Thursday that Hogan requested and received permission to seek a trade .

Steve Spurrier will coach new Orlando pro football team Steve Spurrier will coach new Orlando pro football team

Starting on April 17, fans will be able to put down season-ticket deposits on the league's website . The inaugural 10-week season is scheduled to begin February 9, 2019. Steve Spurrier is returning to the sideline as a head coach - but not at the...

Legends of golf praise creation of new women's amateur event at Augusta Legends of golf praise creation of new women's amateur event at Augusta

An global field of 72 women amateurs will compete over 54-holes of stroke play. A tour bus heading from Atlanta to Augusta National carrying 18 people overturned around 8:45 am on the eastbound side of I-20. In 2019, the first two rounds will take ...

Kimi Raikkonen leads Ferrari one-two in second Bahrain practice Kimi Raikkonen leads Ferrari one-two in second Bahrain practice

With Vettel having admitted after the season opener in Australia that his team still needs to make big steps with its SF71H, rival Mercedes had come into the Sakhir weekend as favourite. Then there's just how far Hamilton can get back up using ...

Masters notes: Phil Mickelson, Tiger Woods fade into the wings Masters notes: Phil Mickelson, Tiger Woods fade into the wings

Poulter was bordering on the cutline at 5 over after shooting 74-75 and said the course is playing a lot different on Friday compared to Thursday. "I'm like, 'No, I wouldn't have been fist-pumping if I did - I'm not that good a bloke, ' " Leishman ...

Tour bus headed to Masters overturns, driver charged with DUI Tour bus headed to Masters overturns, driver charged with DUI

Hoppenbrouwer of Gwinnett County, Georgia, has been charged with driving under the influence of drugs and failure to maintain lane. The driver of the bus has been charged with DUI, among other charges. Georgia State Patrol officials have so far onl...

Liverpool's Oxlade-Chamberlain shares why Klopp has been shouting at him Liverpool's Oxlade-Chamberlain shares why Klopp has been shouting at him

Both men were long-serving stalwarts in north London prior to taking on new challenges. In spite of six seasons of adapting to Arsenal, a brilliant relationship with Arsene Wenger and a professional work ethic, perhaps Oxlade-Chamberlain simply...

National Hockey League announces additional playoff tiebreaking procedure for Flyers and Panthers National Hockey League announces additional playoff tiebreaking procedure for Flyers and Panthers

To meet the requirements to reach this tiebreaker game, Philadelphia needs to lose its final game of the season against the New York Rangers by two goals. If the two teams are still all square after all of that, the league will create a one-game ti...

Antonio Conte: I'm upset with Gianluca Vialli but he's wrong Antonio Conte: I'm upset with Gianluca Vialli but he's wrong

Antonio Conte has passionately and angrily dismissed comments from his compatriot Gianluca Vialli that he is desperate to leave Chelsea , insisting instead that he plans to be at Stamford Bridge at the start of next season. Ahead of that game, Cont...

Details of Cameron Meredith's offer sheet from Saints Details of Cameron Meredith's offer sheet from Saints

The Bears were swift to match the offer sheet Kyle Fuller signed with the Green Bay Packers. Meredith had missed the entire 2017 season due to a torn ACL that he suffered in the third preseason game last August. The Saints could soon be adding ...

Liverpool could involve youth players in Merseyside derby vs. Everton - U23s boss Liverpool could involve youth players in Merseyside derby vs. Everton - U23s boss

Andrei Kanchelskis has ordered former side Everton to complete deals for Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere and Manchester United defender Phil Jones , when speaking in an interview with BetStars . 'You can't work in this job unless you only thin...

2016 collapse keeps Spieth grounded at Augusta 2016 collapse keeps Spieth grounded at Augusta

His approach barely hung onto the right side of the green, but he sunk the long putt to card a safe 4. He dropped from there, chipped to 12 feet, missed that and settled for a triple bogey . The ball wound up in the trees left of the fairway. He tri...

Jordan Spieth grateful to be in contention after `brain-dead´ shots Jordan Spieth grateful to be in contention after `brain-dead´ shots

Tony Finau was in the news on Wednesday for dislocating his ankle and then popping it back in during the Par 3 Contest when celebrating a hole in one. "I'm happy with the position I'm in, and whatever weather comes our way tomorrow, I feel like I'll...

Warriors-Pacers, 1st Ld-Writethru,788 Warriors-Pacers, 1st Ld-Writethru,788

Following the 126-106 road loss, Steve Kerr was rather heated and blasted his team for a "pathetic" effort, saying that they did not care . Bogdanovic was 6 of 7 on 3s while IN was 15 of 29 from beyond the arc. The Pacers went on a 17-1 run that a...

Max Holloway declared medically unfit, pulled from UFC 223 main event Max Holloway declared medically unfit, pulled from UFC 223 main event

Former 155lb. champion Anthony Pettis and his opponent Paul Felder , both offered their services to fight Nurmagomedov. Not long after, McGregor arrived in the States looking for the unbeaten UFC lightweight, while viciously attacking a bus ca...

Wenger expects Lacazette to hit top form Wenger expects Lacazette to hit top form

Arsenal welcome CSKA Moscow to the Emirates tonight in the first leg of their quarter-final before travelling to the Russian capital next week. The tie comes against the backdrop of political posturing between the British government and the Kremli...

Ronaldo's Clinical Goal Perplexes Football World Ronaldo's Clinical Goal Perplexes Football World

When Cristiano Ronaldo said in an interview in March that he was the greatest footballer ever - many chuckled and guffawed. Juventus fans did not think twice before standing up and cheering Cristiano Ronaldo's overhead kick during the Itali...

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