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South Africa bowls first against India in T20 series decider

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India had surged to 100 off only 74 balls but they scored only 47 runs in their last five overs. Rohit was relieved to have won the match, and said: "To be honest, we were 15 runs short". Without Kohli, Dhawan and Raina set India to a decent but not outstanding total at Newlands with a 65-run stand for the second wicket. "Congratulations to Virat and the boys for this accomplishment and wish them all the best for the future", said Gavaskar. Read More »

Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United beat a very good Chelsea team'

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Mourinho had two successful spells as Chelsea manager, during which he won the Premier League title three times, but the Portuguese coach insisted that facing his former club held no special significance for him. Chelsea FC were the better team at Stamford Bridge but Lionel Messi cancelled out Willian's opener in the first leg of the last-16 clash. "Nobody can doubt our credit to win the game". Read More »

Leipzig bumps Napoli out of Europa League

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Roberto Mancini's Zenit secured their place in Friday's last-16 draw in the 61st minute with Serbian worldwide Ivanovic again playing a key role as his low cross was bundled in by Aleksandr Kokorin at the back post . Napoli were defeated 3-1 at the Stadio San Paolo last Thursday, and as a result of this, the Partenopei had to score three goals without reply in order to progress through into the next round of the Europa League . Read More »

PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games come to an end

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A change of skis saw Kalla drop out of the chase briefly but it would make little difference to her chance of a gold medal with Bjoergen, rather than tiring, continuing to increase her lead. There have been plenty of events at the Games that the German team have been expected to dominate, most notably the luge and the bobsled. Defeat in the ice hockey final meant that top spot in the medal table was still up for grabs for Norway, and in the final event of the Games, they had an all-time ... Read More »

Alli is no diver - Palace boss Hodgson

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Dele Alli poked the ball through to Kane who was brought down clumsily by Timothy Fosu-Mensah. Referee Kevin Friend pointed to the penalty spot, but the linesman ruled the England striker offside. Where is Crystal Palace vs Tottenham being played? His 150th goal for his club. - Kane has netted 23 goals in 34 Premier League London derbies - equalling Didier Drogba's total in the competition (23 in 64). Read More »

Rangers reach trade sending six-time All-Star Rick Nash to Bruins

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And it's also believed that the Bruins are attempting to find a taker for the Matt Beleskey contract (owed $3.8 million per year for two more seasons after this one wraps) in an effort to help clear some of that cap space needed. He'll be an unrestricted free agent this summer. With the picks from the Bruins, the Rangers now have nine picks in this year's draft, including six picks in the first three rounds and four picks in the first two rounds. Read More »

ESPNU broadcast of ASU-OSU game falsely claims firing of Sean Miller

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Miller will not coach the Arizona Wildcats tonight at OR but said in a statement that he is confident he will be vindicated, while the school said forward Deandre Ayton will play and Lorenzo Romar will serve as interim head coach. Prior to the season when the FBI initially arrested UA assistant coach Book Richardson for accepting a $15,000 bribe to funnel top recruits to Arizona, Miller stated his position in the investigation. Read More »

T25-Kansas-Texas Tech, 2nd Ld-Writethru,788

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The outside shot is there for Kansas: The Jayhawks finished 11-of-25 from 3-point range against Texas Tech - the fourth-straight game Kansas has shot 31 percent or better from beyond the arc. Kansas: Mykhailiuk and Graham formed a pretty good first half-second half tag team. Zhaire Smith: With Keenan Evans nursing the toe injury, Smith led the Red Raiders in scoring with 20 points. Read More »

How to watch the Closing Ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics

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Their last Olympic hockey medal, a bronze in 1976, came when they were still known as West Germany. Five American rocks were left behind. - American Kyle Mack captured silver in the men's Big Air , receiving a score of 168.75. Despite losing out on its traditional sources of gold, the country won its second-highest total of Winter Games gold medals in Pyeongchang, after winning 14 in its home-turf Vancouver games in 2010. Read More »

Russian curler Krushelnitsky faces CAS doping hearing on Thursday

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The amendment of the official ranking of the mixed doubles curling event and the reallocation of the bronze medal is of the responsibility of the WCF and the IOC. "The circumstances of the case do not provide any answers to the questions as to how and when meldomium could have gotten into the athlete's body", the statement read. Read More »

Allardyce pleased with performance at Watford (!)

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We should have come off with a 0-0. "Our problem away from home is not just the squandering of chance but that we are not picking up any results or enough results to pick enough points up, to get as safe as quick as we can". "The opportunities we squandered by our lack of finishing in the opposition's final third ended up meaning we lost the game 1-0". Asked if he thought the 23-year-old would be available again before the end of the Premier League campaign, Gracia added: "I am not sure, I ... Read More »

'La La Land' Redux: US curlers given women's gold medals

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Skipper John Shuster threaded the needle for a ideal shot to take two Sweden stones out of the scoring range and give America five scoring stones, creating a virtually insurmountable 10-5 lead. "It's no big deal", beamed Shuster, who was competing at his fourth Olympics and was part of the United States of America team that took bronze in Turin in 2006. Read More »

Steve Smith named Rajasthan Royals captain

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The Rajasthan Royals had quite a few options in their ranks while settling on the name of the skipper and they've chose to appoint Steve Smith as the captain. "We will play the Royals' brand of cricket, that is, with spirit and aggression, with which we are known to play with". The Australian skipper, in a statement released by the club, said he was looking forward to leading the team. Read More »

Ivanka Trump Skips Team Colors at the Winter Olympics

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However, they are unpaid and remain under guard 24 hours a day. At other times, they have taken a beach stroll, enjoyed an exhibition, visited a local tourist site and put on a handful of street concerts. The only Asian nation to win an Olympic curling medal was China, who took the women's bronze at the 2010 Vancouver Games. The South Korean team, affectionately nicknamed the "Garlic Girls" for their garlic-producing home county, opened the scoring with a single point in the first end. Read More »

Germans stun Canada, to face Russians in hockey final

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She blocked a shot by Canada's Meghan Agosta, ultimately securing the team a shiny new (gold) piece of hardware. The gold was just the second Olympic curling medal won by the USA men , following a bronze at the 2006 Turin Winter Games which Shuster was also a part of. Read More »

Germany claims shock Olympic ice hockey victory over Canada

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And when that loss comes at the hands of your arch rivals, receiving your silver medal can be anything but fulfilling. In order to win a gold medal, they would have to beat 3-time defending Olympic gold medalists Canada twice, Switzerland, Great Britain and World No. Read More »

UFC Fight Night: Emmett vs. Stephens

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Emmett with a head kick attempt is blocked. Stephens recovered quickly and got back to his feet, but the message had been sent. Jab for him now. Andrade lands an incredible six significant strikes per minute with over 51 percent accuracy and she mixes in two and a half takedowns per fight with over 52 percent accuracy just to show how well rounded she can be.Torres is a great karate stylist with quick kicks, fast hands and great footwork and she will need all three to deal with Andrade in ... Read More »

West Brom nears relegation after Huddersfield loss

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Alex Pritchard's goal-bound effort from Florent Hadergjonaj's low cross cannoned into Town striker Mounie just a few yards out before the Baggies goalkeeper got down well to smother Van La Parra's follow-up. Play became open with Foster turning away a fierce volley from Williams before the Town midfielder was harshly penalised for a foul on Jay Rodriguez, with Lossl making an alert save to tip away Brunt's sweet curler. Read More »

Former NFL Cornerback Charles Tillman Now An FBI Agent

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They might use the recruitment of such a high profile athlete as publicity or alternatively try to get him to fade into anonymity according to a source in the Sporting News' story. Tillman played the first 12 seasons of his 13-year National Football League career with the Bears before finishing with the Carolina Panthers . During the mid-2000s, the Chicago Bears had a string of seasons where the team's defense was consistently among the NFL's best. Read More »

No problem with Chelsea despite Conte row, says Mourinho

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Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has said that he hopes Paul Pogba is once again left on the Manchester United bench for Sunday's Premier League clash at Old Trafford. Find out what time Manchester United vs Chelsea gets underway where you are in the world . "I think the questions should be about the kid [McTominay]". Read More »

Del Potro Stunned By Tiafoe At Delray Beach Open

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Playing doubles together professionally "was something we always talked about when we were younger, and to live that dream out and play with Jack is just incredible for me", Withrow said in an interview with the ATP staff after the match. In 2016 Isner opted to participate in the Golden Swing, playing in Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro. World number 10 del Potro appeared to be on his way when he seized an early 3-0 lead, but he was unable to capitalize on four set points as he dropped the ... Read More »

Duke's Marvin Bagley III Is Available vs. Syracuse Tonight

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ET Saturday. The Orange matched their season-low scoring total, set February 3 in a loss to No. 1 Virginia. Duke will get its leading scorer and rebounder back on Saturday night. With Bagley attracting plenty of attention in the paint, Carter had 16 points, 10 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 steals as Duke prevented Syracuse (18-11, 7-9) from getting into an offensive rhythm. Read More »

Antonio Conte Drops Hint About Potential Attack Strategy at Barcelona

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Despite being outplayed and giving a rather lackluster performance, Barcelona head to the Nou Camp with a rather undeserved lead. "He's only 21. It's great that he's able to play this game with this maturity, this personality". Host Bayern Munich, helped by two typical Thomas Mueller goals and two from Robert Lewandowski, romped to a 5-0 win over Besiktas in their tie after the visitors played almost the whole match with 10 men. Read More »

Coral Springs police upset at some Broward deputies for not entering school

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Instead, the deputy, school resource officer Scot Peterson, waited outside the building for four of the six minutes the shooting occurred. "In two of these cases, after being briefed by internal affairs, I've restricted two of our deputies while we delve further into this, to take statements and make a decision whether or not they could have done more or should have done more ", Israel said. Read More »

Stockdale double clinches #6Nations thriller for Ireland over Wales

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Just as Wales went for the killer blow, an intercept from Jacob Stockdale from the ten meter line - He went under the posts with Carbery converting. Conor Murray's quick ball on the short side found the fly-half who's zipped pass cut out three helpless Welsh defenders for Jacob Stockdale to dive over untouched for his seventh global try in as many appearances after seven minutes. Read More »

Gold for Kelowna's Kelsey Serwa

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They train together during the summer. They try to room together when they can on the road. Ashleigh McIvor claimed the event's first-ever Olympic gold in 2010 in Vancouver. Canada have now equalled their record number of Olympic medals won at a single Winter Games. A Canadian woman has won gold in skicross each time since the sport made its debut in 2010 and Team Canada's grip on the top spot appears to be tightening. Read More »

3rd T20, India beat South Africa to win series 2-1

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He is also the fourth wicket-keeper to effect 400-plus dismissals in ODIs and the first Indian to achieve the feat. They added 47 runs in the last five overs. Hardik Pandya too couldn't come to grips with the sluggish nature of the surface, but his 17-ball 21 played a vital role in pushing India's total further. Read More »

Miles Bridges cleared by NCAA to play for Michigan State

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Sports says Michigan State's basketball program has been named in a federal corruption investigation. Eventually, Bowen signed with Louisville and ultimately costs Former head coach Rick Pitino his job. "Sports article, our compliance office conducted a thorough internal review", Beekman said in the statement. "We have proactively contacted the NCAA and Big Ten Conference". Read More »

Arsene Wenger reveals why he didn't sign Pep Guardiola in 2001

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Asked whether he would allow the team to enjoy a few drinks if they are victorious, the 47-year-old's hard-earned experience in the game shone through. They're not catching him. Arsenal lost 2-1 at home to Swedish minnows Ostersunds in the UEFA Europa League on Thursday. Pressed on Guardiola's demands, Wenger replied: "Extra protection?" He said: It's always the problems with the smaller teams, and they've been lucky this season. Read More »

Shaquille O'Neal's Son Will Not Join Arizona Basketball Amid Controversy

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Shareef O'Neal, the highly-touted son of basketball legend Shaquille O'Neal, announced Saturday that he no longer plans on spending his college career with the Wildcats. In the hours that have followed, Miller reportedly chose to step down as Arizona's head coach - just for tonight's game against OR, though. He averaged 13.9 points and 6.5 rebounds in a Nike EYBL circuit with California Supreme AAU this past spring and summer. Read More »

MSU responds to Yahoo sports report

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On Friday afternoon, Tom Izzo released a statement saying that "we have no reason to believe that I, any member of our staff or student-athlete did anything in violation of NCAA rules". His teammate, Chimezie Metu, also received $2,000, according to the documents. Whitehead originally signed with ASM but left to join for Roc Nation. Documents also said Brooklyn Nets guard Isaiah Whitehead received $26,136 while a freshman at Seton Hall, and Tim Quarterman , now playing for the Agua ... Read More »

Claude Puel Admits Leicester City Didn't Do Enough To Beat Stoke City

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Lambert refused to blame Butland however, insisting he is the best in his position in Britain. It's how he comes back from it, you pick yourself up, dust yourself down and go again. They have had nearly two weeks to prepare themselves for this game, and a win here would most definitely pull them out of the bottom three. "Not enough to win today", Puel said. Read More »

Ronaldo, Bale, Benzema all score in Real Madrid win

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While the Wales worldwide is available for selection having recovered from his latest calf and ankle injury Bale has made just one start in Real Madrid's last four games, which even saw him take to the bench for the club's 3-1 Champions League last-16 first leg victory over Paris Saint-Germain. Read More »

Kasatkina upsets Muguruza to reach Dubai final

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The victor broke in the fifth game of the opening set but was temporarily stalled as Kasatkina saved three set points in the ninth game before Svitolina served out the set a game later. You start to run, blood start to run into your body, that's it. "You don't think, you just enjoy". "(But) I feel I really struggled physically because I've been playing so many matches in a row. Read More »

Benitez: Shelvey miss cost Newcastle three points against Bournemouth

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Bournemouth , who went close through Gosling and Callum Wilson in the opening period, were bidding for a club record fourth successive Premier League home win. Matt Ritchie scored the victor in the second half, while goalkeeper Martin Dubravka shone on his Premier League debut. Rafa Benitez has hinted that he may stay at Newcastle for many years to come this week, when speaking to The Northern Echo this week. Read More »

Russell's redemption as sensational Scotland end 10-year wait for England win

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Huw Jones bagged a brace from scything through the English defence and Sean Maitland dotted down in the corner as Scotland steered clear of England in an incredible first half. The hosts hadn't scored a try at home against England since 2004 and couldn't have imagined they would have a 16-point halftime lead as everything that could go their way, went their way in Edinburgh. Read More »

Canada takes Olympic bronze after beating Czech Republic 6-4

Americans had never won a gold medal in the sport. "Hockey Canada is committed to working with its partners to create and deliver win-win marketing platforms to engage Canadians and bring them closer to the sport they love", said Mike Ross, chief business development officer, Hockey Canada. Read More »

Canada's Toutant wins inaugural big air gold; USA's Kyle Mack takes silver

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Entering the contest, two other Canadians, Mark McMorris and Max Parrot, were considered consensus favorites after teaming up to win medals in the men's slopestyle earlier in the Games. Knowing he needed to do something big to improve his medal chances, Corning went for broke with a backside quad cork 1800. Red Gerard finished behind him in fifth place. Read More »

Vonn trying not to think of downhill as her last at Olympics

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Mikaela Shiffrin , Michelle Gisin of Switzerland and Wendy Holdener of Switzerland celebrate after the women's alpine combined at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on February 22, 2018 in PyeongChang , South Korea . After the race, they briefly hugged at the finish. "I wish I had that body again", she added. "She could ski for another 10 years and have a lot more medals and a lot more World Cup wins". Read More »

Liverpool must make it into Champions League - Salah

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It's my dream to win the Premier League - but I want to win it with this club'. Liverpool top-scorer Mohamed Salah says Liverpool have to finish in the top four of the Premier League this season. Liverpool destroyed Porto in Portugal last week, all but sewing up passage into the UCL quarterfinals, and Klopp cited the quality of the challenges to come in Europe's top competition. Read More »

David Wagner turns up the heat on West Brom

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Pardew said that he has "a bag and a half packed" before today's crucial Premier League home game with Huddersfield Town; a reference to Antonio Conte's comments this week about the precarious nature of management. "The term must-win is a bit of an irritant but we know how important it is", said Pardew. That incident magnified our situation and the only way we can get ourselves out of that spotlight is to win games. Read More »

Canadian athlete arrested after taking a car at Olympics

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Canadian ski cross racer Dave Duncan is apologizing for "behaviour that demonstrated poor judgement" after being released from jail following an alleged drunken joyride at the Pyeongchang Games. Another member of the trio was reportedly passed out when arrested. Drunk driving in South Korea can result in imprisonment up to three years or a fine of up to $11,750 Canadian. Read More »

Winter Olympics: GGB women curlers lose to Japan in bronze medal match

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She managed to cut the deficit by two heading into the penultimate end but there would be no dream comeback for Team Muirhead as Sweden replied with two of their own to bring an end to the match. Worse would follow for Muirhead and her team-mates Vicki Adams, Anna Sloan and Lauren Gray. Muirhead admitted their defeat to Sweden yesterday was tough to take but will do everything they can to ensure they return home with another bronze. Read More »

Watch Ester Ledecka make history, win gold medals in two different sports

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Having gone a second quicker than any competitor during qualification, Ledecka comfortably won each knockout race before beating Joerg by nearly half-a-second in the big final. They are with me the whole time and even my skiing coach was here today. Ledecka launched her quest for super-G gold from a starting position of 26th, and stunned the crowd to win by 0.01 seconds. Read More »

Close match between Ohio State, 80 & Indiana (IN), 78 - Recap, Box score

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Neither team scored after Indiana's Justin Smith made two free throws left with 2:18 in regulation. Ohio State has just one game remaining on the schedule before the conference tournament: a road matchup this Friday against Indiana. The Indiana Hoosiers are shooting 32.2 percent from beyond the arc and 65 percent from the free throw line. "Rest", Holtmann said when asked what his team needs now. Read More »

Ko loses ground at LPGA Thailand

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You know, it's just nice to see the ball going straight and the putts going in. "It's a second-shot golf course. So that's the biggest win for me", she said. "I'm just trying to keep my head above water". Ko produced a solid 19th-placed finish at last week's Women's Australian Open in Adelaide, her first under a newly-appointed coach and caddie as she seeks to end an 18-month winning drought. Read More »