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Max Verstappen admits Sebastian Vettel collision was his fault

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The German's flying lap ensured back-to-back front row lockouts for Ferrari for the first time in 12 years despite Vettel admitting to being a bit wobbly on some turns in cold qualifying conditions. "The amusing thing about being outperformed on Saturday is that you are the lion that is just waiting to jump on its prey", he added. On softer and fresher tyres after Red Bull made a strategic call to pit both its cars during the safety auto period, Verstappen was closing in on Vettel for the ... Read More »

PSG star Neymar reveals which game he expects to return for

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Neymar's comments were released as a short extract from a pre-recorded interview that will be broadcast on Saturday, and which may give a clearer picture of the former Barcelona forward's state of fitness. Paris Saint-Germain reveal that the club should be able to set a date for Neymar to return to training in the near future after another successful medical assessment. Read More »

RBC Heritage: Ian Poulter grabs Round 3 lead

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After an eagle, two bogeys and three birdies on the front nine, American DeChambeau picked up shots at the 13th, 15th, 16th and 17th holes to leapfrog above Poulter and Kim. Even the South African American, that tweaked his back this week while working on his swing, shot a 64 who left him at Harbour Town on Hilton Head Island from John Huh, Billy Horschel , Matt Kuchar and also Chesson Hadley. Read More »

Buffon Refuses To Apologise Regarding Michael Oliver Comments

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Cristiano Ronaldo scored the penalty to secure Madrid's progression with a 4-3 aggregate win, and Buffon blasted Oliver after the game, saying he had a "trash can" instead of a heart and accusing the official of not having the required "personality and sensibility" to officiate such a match. Read More »

Popovic's Spurs Caught Out Against New-Look Warriors

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Draymond Green chipped in 12 points, eight rebounds and 11 assists while Shaun Livingston added 11 points off the bench. "We know what it takes this time of year to win", Green said. "Just forcing them to shoot tough shots", McGee said. The Warriors spread the floor, ratcheted up their defensive intensity, dived for loose balls and took a 23-point lead into the fourth quarter. Read More »

CWG 2018: India finishes third with 26 gold medals

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Asked whether she was thinking of getting the elusive Olympic gold in Tokyo in 2020, Mary Kom said: "I don't have injuries, all I have is minor issues like cramps sometimes". Gaurav Solanki wins gold medal in 52 kg category on his debut 4-1 at CWG as he beat Norther Ireland's Brendan Irvine in a phenomenal bout. Solanki was aggressive from the outset, as he threw a flurry of punches in the first round. Read More »

Pep Guardiola Charged with Improper Conduct After Being Sent off vs. Liverpool

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Guardiola shouted at the referee as his players made their way into the dressing room at the half-time, before he was ordered to spend the second half watching from the stands. The Premier League leaders bowed out of the competition on Tuesday despite launching a spirited fightback in their quarter-final against Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium. Read More »

Mourinho wants strong Man United finish to secure second place

The full back has been sidelined for the best part of seven months after he suffered the awful injury during City's 5-0 victory over Crystal Palace on 23rd September. Winning at the Etihad meant United have kept up a 100% record since going out of the Champions League to Sevilla and it also allowed Mourinho to make a point. Read More »

Pelicans extinguish Blazers, lead series 1-0

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But Holiday showed why he should be mentioned alongside the elite Golden State Warriors and San Antonio Spurs guards with his all-around play in the Pelicans' 97-95 win over the Blazers Saturday night. This was due to some solid three-point shooting and rebounding. First, he forced Lillard into off-balanced shot that came up short with the Pelicans leading 93-92 with 15.3 seconds remaining in the game. Read More »

Daniel Ricciardo surprised to take part in Chinese GP qualifying

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The Dutchman ran wide and dropped back behind Ricciardo when trying to pass Hamilton and later spun his Red Bull and Vettel's Ferrari while attempting to pass the German for third - an error he owned up to afterwards. Lap 40: Ricciardo out-brakes Hamilton into the chicane for third place. He joined ESPN Australia's team in June, 2013. "Sometimes you've just got to lick the stamp and send it", Ricciardo said of the move. Read More »

Ross Wilson beats Kim Daybell to Commonwealth Games gold

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The conversion was missed, but South Africa were ahead 19-0. Fiji looked to recover when they were restored to a full complement but New Zealand captain Scott Curry produced two desperate cover tackles to stop what would have been sensational tries and ensure they regained the title they lost in Glasgow. Read More »

Super Simmons in 76ers National Basketball Association playoff win

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But even if all those shots aren't dropping, they won't be significantly easier to guard in Game 2 on Monday. Ben Simmons was the maestro in his National Basketball Association playoffs debut, orchestrating the Philadelphia 76ers' demolition of the Miami Heat in game one of their first-round series. Read More »

Klopp on Bournemouth win, Salah's goals and Trent's development

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Salah's personal dual to deny Harry Kane a third successive golden boot was brought into sharper focus after the Tottenham forward was controversially awarded Spurs' second goal against Stoke last weekend. "You won't see a better collective team goal this week". Liverpool's number nine Roberto Firmino made it three after a display of individual skill as he beat Begovic in the right-hand corner of the post. Read More »

Commonwealth Games 2018: It's Saina vs Sindhu in badminton final

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However, Mary, a five-time world champion, defeated Kristina O'Hara of Northern Ireland by a unanimous 5:0 verdict to take the women's 48kg title in probably her final CWG campaign. Srikanth led 11-9 at the break. 35-year-old Lee now has six medals at the Commonwealth Games. Saina and Sindhu had both won their respective semi-finals to set up a blockbuster all-Indian final in the women's singles category and a gold and a silver medal was already assured for India. Read More »

Wolves Get Promotion To Premier League

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Premier League golf equipment have been fast to congratulate Wolves on their promotion success with Premier League champions-in-waiting Manchester Metropolis main the way in which. Mendes is the founder of the Gestifute agency which represents a host of worldwide stars, including Cristiano Ronaldo. They have won 28 out of their 42 Championship games this weekend and have lost just six. Read More »

Toronto Raptors Beat Washington Wizards 114-106 In Game 1

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But more than that, we have a group of guys who play team ball. "We've got the upmost confidence in our teammates, the way we've been playing all year", said DeRozan. Washington went into the halftime break with a 59-55 advantage. 6 out of 6 experts pick the Raptors to advance . Beal was hot for the Wizards as well. Read More »

Wizkid 'Unable to Make It Into the Country' for Coachella Set

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Soon after, the store had heard from festival lawyers. Now only a few hours are left from the start of Coachella 2018 . the biggest multigenre festival in the U.S. You will be able to immerse yourself within the event and live out the experience like you're there. Get ready to tune into three days of Coachella live from Indio, California. Read More »

Twitter reacts to JaVale McGee's hot start vs. Spurs

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Warrens led 20-16, 40-31 and 56-53 after the first three quarters before scrambling a win against the struggling Sonics side who are clearly missing the big man Akeem Marsh now overseas on a professional stint. Golden State will be without Stephen Curry , due to a Grade 2 sprained MCL in his left knee. "Every day has been something good, advancing the rehab process", Curry said. Read More »

Newcastle boss Benitez not writing off Leicester striker Slimani

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Newcastle fans must desperately hope for a change in ownership this summer, because Benitez will surely tire of being taken for granted by the owner Mike Ashley. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been unavailable to play in the Europa League since moving to Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund in January and comes into this match well rested. Read More »

Dele Alli does not fear backlash from Manchester City

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In fact, Spurs are now unbeaten in their last 14 league games with 11 wins and three draws, which represents their joint-best run in the Premier League . Sterling's misses preceded City's fall from grace against United and his was the greatest relief of all when, having inexplicably dallied with the goal at his mercy in the 71st minute, he slammed home the rebound after Lloris brilliantly denied Jesus. Read More »

Spurs to wear custom Fiesta-inspired kicks vs. Warriors

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The battle has begun. The Rockets will be without a valuable rotation player, Luc Mbah a Moute , who sustained a shoulder injury this week in a meaningless game. Durant ready for huge series? "We have film from last year to look at, so it won't be as surprising this year". The juggernaut Warriors, rolling towards redemption. Read More »

Record-breaking Barca back on track after beating Valencia

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Lionel Messi was inactive for much of the first half but grew into the game in the second, narrowly volleying over the bar and fizzing a shot just wide after tearing through the Valencia defence. Up next for Barcelona is a trip to the Estadio de Balaidos where they will face Celta Vigo in a league game on Tuesday. We tried to continue the great league showing after what happened the other day. Read More »

Truex Qualifies 26th at Bristol

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Second-year Cup Series driver Erik Jones may be on the verge of a getting a breakthrough win at Bristol Motor Speedway. Kurt Busch's 128.804 miles per hour lap fell.002 seconds behind his younger brother's speed. In the end, Ford placed seven cars in the top 10, including Team Penske's three entries. HARVICK'S TOUGH BREAK: Kevin Harvick will have to start Sunday's race at Bristol Motor Speedway at the back of the field after crashing in practice. Read More »

Manchester United pull out of the race for Gareth Bale

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Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri was still complaining on Saturday about his side's 4-3 aggregate defeat, saying too much injury time had been played, while the decision to award the late penalty to Real for Mehdi Benatia's challenge has been described by some sections of the Italian - and even Spanish media - as "a robbery". Read More »

Mourinho firm on Martial and Rashford

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Things have improved in the ongoing season though with the France worldwide coming up with returns of 11 goals and 10 assists in 40 appearances across all competitions. It would be wonderful economically for the football clubs to have only 11 and play with the same 11, no injuries, no suspension, no fatigue. The 54-year-old was also quick to point out that since he was appointed United manager Rashford has actually featured in more games than any other player. Read More »

Gold Coast 2018 : Para athlete Galadima wins gold in T47 100m

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Wilson, who took up bowls at 11 years old, beat Bester 21-14 to become only the third Australian to Commonwealth singles gold - before running around shirtless with unbridled joy as the crowd erupted. Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra didn't break much sweat as he advanced to the finals of the javelin throw event on Friday. Solanki was aggressive from the outset, as he threw a flurry of punches in the first round. Read More »

Harry Kane on golden boot race: Salah has had an incredible season

Shortly following the announcement of Kane's newly-awarded goal, Salah and some of his Liverpool team-mates posted on Twitter in bemusement of the decision - to aid Kane in the quest to finish as the Premier League's top scorer. Despite those defeats, Pep Guardiola's men have lost only twice in the league this season, and they boast an impressive record against Spurs when they thumped the North London side 4-1 at the Etihad back in December. Read More »

Blue Jackets Beat Capitals in Overtime With Artemi Panarin's Amazing Goal

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Alex Ovechkin rebounded from last season's 33-goal effort to lead the National Hockey League with 49. It also means limiting Alex Ovechkin. Backstrom and Carlson assisted on both goals. He was a big factor in Washington's Round 1 win against his hometown Maple Leafs past year as well, scoring three goals in the six-game series. Grubauer has played like a No. Read More »

CWG 2018: Wrestlers Vinesh Phogat, Sumit clinch Gold, Sakshi Malik gets Bronze

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She ended at the top of the standings at the end of the Nordic (round robin) format. With 23 Gold, 13 Silver and 15 Bronze, India now ranks third on the medals table (51). Mary Kom defeated Northern Ireland's Kristina O'Hara 5-0 in the women's 45-48kg category to bring home the Gold. Vinesh Phogat is Haryanvi wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat's niece, and cousins of wrestlers Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari - both of them won gold in the 55 kilogram category in the Commonwealth Games. Read More »

Five Blues up for PFA awards

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The Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) have revealed their nominees for the Players' Player of the Year award, with Mohamed Salah and Kevin De Bruyne chief among them. Salah, in his first year at Liverpool following his move from Roma in June, has scored 29 goals in the Premier League and 38 in all competitions. Read More »

National Film Awards to be announced today

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The Malayalam film industry got wide recognition on Friday as it achieved good number of awards at the 65th National Film Awards . Finally, though, sentimentality prevailed. (On not getting many popular film awards) "Those are all channel awards, yeh desh ka award hai, bahut badi cheez hai". It was also recognised as the best film in Jasari langauge. Read More »

New Westminster pays tribute to Humboldt Broncos

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Several staff members at Home Hardware donned company jerseys, saying their hearts are with the Humboldt Broncos , families, fans and the City of Humboldt . "The hockey community is a family, when something effects one of us, it affected all of us", explained Reynolds who played hockey for Johnson City. Read More »

Jets beat Wild 4-1 to take 2-0 series lead

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During the regular season, in his career, he has gone 53-26 with a 2.50 GAA in his home games and 31-18 with a 2.23 GAA against the Central Division, while against the Wild he has gone 5-2 with a 2.52 GAA. "It's fine", Jets head coach Paul Maurice said of the late-game shenanigans. Winnipeg will also be without defensemen Toby Enstrom, Dmitry Kulikov and center Matt Hendricks. Read More »

Atletico's Costa could miss Europa League semifinal against Arsenal

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The Gunners booked their place in the final four with a nervy 6-3 aggregate win over CSKA Moscow on Thursday evening, drawing 2-2 on the night in Russian Federation. In previous rounds the Spanish side have run to comfortable victories, often finishing the tie by the first leg with hefty victories. Both sides featured in thrilling quarter-finals as Salzburg turned around a 4-2 first leg defeat against SS Lazio to go through 6-5 on aggregate. Read More »

Mark Sanchez Suspended By NFL For 4 Games

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Even so, Sanchez said he accepts the suspension and will "look forward to getting back onto the field this season". Sanchez will be sidelined for the first four games of what woukd be his 10th NFL campaign, the first five coming with the New York Jets from 2009-2013 after he was made the fifth overall pick in the 2009 NFL Draft. Read More »

Travis d'Arnaud: Set for Tommy John surgery

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New York Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud will have season-ending Tommy John surgery, the team announced on Friday. A source originally told the Daily News that Plawecki would only miss a couple of weeks. The Mets are expected to call up veteran Jose Lobaton from Triple-A Las Vegas to replace Plawecki. Updates with d'Arnaud to have Tommy John surgery, Lobaton added to roster. Read More »

EPL votes against using VAR next season

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In a statement, the Premier League said: "Premier League clubs have today agreed to continue advanced testing of Video Assistant Referees (VAR) throughout Season 2018/19". "It's not ideal in the moment". Manchester United's FA Cup clash against Yeovil was controversial as an offside line was poorly drawn on screens shown, whilst Liverpool's FA Cup clash with West Bromwich Albion was marred with controversy regarding penalty decisions. Read More »

Nazem Kadri Suspended Three Games For Hit On Bruins' Tommy Wingels

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On second look, it does appear that Kadri actually got Wingels from the side, but regardless of the technicalities, the Leafs forward sat two minutes for boarding. Kadri has a hearing with the NHL's Department of Player Safety on Friday and could face a suspension under the charge of boarding/charging. "If he's still standing up, there's nothing wrong with that". Read More »

Santoliquito: Sydney Crosby And The Penguins Embarrass The Flyers

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He stood by those comments following practice Thursday at the PPG Paints Arena . Not outstanding numbers, but in front of a so-so defense it isn't awful and any goalie can have a poor outing against the Penguins. While the Penguins were lighting up the scoreboard, the Flyers were searching for answers. Matt Murray made 24 saves in the shutout. They also had a staggering 24 shots blocked. Read More »

Semenya wins 800m gold at Commonwealth Games

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Earlier in her nine-year worldwide career, South Africans were wary that Semenya was not running her hardest for fear that decisive wins would make her even more heavily scrutinised. With Pearson watching in the stadium, Oluwatobiloba Amusan of Nigeria won in a meet record 12.68 from Jamaicans Danielle Williams and Yanique Thompson. Read More »

Winning the 'Trade War' with China

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Pascal Lamy, former director-general of the World Trade Organization and Xiao's fellow panelist at Boao on Wednesday, said state capital accounts for about half of the Chinese economy, adding that such a ratio is "too large". Futures in NY erased earlier losses in the day to rise as much as 1.5% as Xi vowed to open sectors from banking to auto manufacturing, increase imports and lower foreign-ownership limits. Read More »

Former Raiders kicker Sebastian Janikowski joins Seahawks

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Earlier this offseason, the Oakland Raiders would release the 18-year veteran after 17 seasons as their kicker. Janikowski, 40, earned Pro-Bowl and second-team All-Pro honors in 2011, and over the course of his career has made 80.4 percent of his field-goal attempts and 98.9 percent of extra-point attempts. Read More »

Man City can still lose title - Guardiola

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Aguero has not always started City's biggest games though and only manager 24 minutes off the bench against Liverpool this week in a tie the Blues were chasing from the off. But Guardiola wants to see his team get back to where they were before their dip in form with three successive defeats in the last week. "We are 13 points clear because we deserve to be there". Read More »

Avalanche begin road to Lord Stanley's Cup

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Meanwhile, the Predators field the opposite - almost unrivalled depth at forward. "He thinks of doing things out there that wouldn't even happen in my dreams". The Predators improved to 41-4-6 when scoring first and 23-4-4 when leading after one period. He was all over the ice, and early on it was causing headaches for the Predators. Read More »

Mourinho Only Has 'Dry Answers' For Benched Rashford & Martial

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United return to action on Sunday when they welcome West Brom to Old Trafford in the Premier League. "I was working really hard, because I tried to build motivational training sessions with new exercises, with things that could motivate them, with little tactical things that I know for the players is motivation". Read More »

Charlotte Hornets cut head coach Clifford loose

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He acknowledged that the Hornets "didn't make good progress" this year. "I don't have my head in the sand (as far as) what this head coaching is all about", Clifford said of expectations to win. Clifford, a defense-oriented coach, struggled to put together teams that could stop opponents in his final two seasons, in part because of a lack of bench strength. Read More »