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Paul Pogba improving his consistency after some flat games - Jose Mourinho


Pogba's brace i n the 53rd and 55th minutes had all the elements of suspense and drama as it completely altered the course of a game the Citizens nearly had wrapped up. "United are in second, and they showed why". Goals from skipper Vincent Kompany and İlkay Gündoğan looked to have ensured another triumph, but a remarkable second-half comeback means City will have to wait until next week at the earliest for their title success to be confirmed. Read More »

Radio announcer dies in Canada bus crash

The Humboldt Broncos hockey team was involved in a awful bus accident Friday afternoon that has resulted in 14 people being killed and another 14 injured. Emergency crews continue to block the highway near where a bus carrying the Humboldt Broncos was struck by a semi north of Tisdale, Sask., Saturday, April 7, 2018 . Read More »

POTENTIAL LINEUP: Is this how Chelsea will shape-up against West Ham?


Both teams have scored in only 31% of Chelsea's home games but 62% of West Ham's away games have seen both sides find the net. Moyes has already bemoaned the lack of pace at his disposal in the West Ham squad as one of his biggest issues when it comes to grinding out the wins needed to secure survival. Read More »

Vegas Play of the Day: Cavaliers at 76ers


Following a jumper from guard John Wall , the Cavaliers buried six straight free throws over the final 52.9 seconds to seal the come-from-behind victory. Although the Cavaliers committed four turnovers, they made up the difference by outrebounding the Wizards , 12-6, and held a 16-8 edge in points in the paint and an 8-3 advantage in fast-break scoring in the fourth quarter. Read More »

Bayern Set To Claim Title Against Augsburg


The only exception was the 1-0 home victory over Hertha Berlin in the 2014/15 season. 2,160 - Manuel Neuer's injury problems have troubled Bayern over the a year ago, but Sven Ulreich has been a beneficiary of that. His chance was saved by Ulreich, but the rebound ricocheted off Niklas Sule's face and into the goal to make it 1-0 Augsburg. James has been central to Bayern's successful defence of title defence. Read More »

IPL 2018 Live Cricket Score MI vs CSK 7th April


There will be fancy props, drum rolls, more than a hundred supporting artists and a grandeur that is bound to leave everyone spellbound. Mumbai Indians though don't have same bite in the spin department they used to have with Harbhajan leading the pack. Read More »

Patrick Reed halfway home to 1st major at Masters

Jordan Spieth . Justin Thomas . He has some catching up to do. "So you see the guys on the front page [of the leaderboard] playing well and spreading themselves out a little bit, and then everyone else is going around one, two over". "The par 5s are huge here to pick up ground", he said. Dustin Johnson is a shot adrift of McIlroy and Spieth with the world No1's second round of 68 notable as a five-stroke improvement from Thursday. Read More »

Here's what you need to know about Sanjita Chanu


The hosts' team of Gillian Backhouse, Matthew Hauser, Ashleigh Gentle and Jacob Birtwhistle charged to the gold medal in the mixed-team triathlon relay. Yet it was Cameroon-born Francois Etoundi doing backflips after collecting a bronze medal for Australia. While Lather had luck on his side as his nearest rival fouled the all-important final clean-and-jerk lift, Chanu had her fortitude to thank as she claimed her second successive CWG gold despite nursing a nagging back problem here. Read More »

Manchester United will bounce back if City seal title this weekend - Mourinho


Now, it's not clear whether United boss Mourinho proposed transfer talks or if Pogba's agent, Mino Raiola, shopped his client to the Premier League leaders. "You see the number of points we have and it is easy to go to the record books and see that with the number of points we have, we would normally be in the fight for the title". Read More »

Stoke hopeful Zouma, Diouf can return for Tottenham clash


Meanwhile, sources have reported that Winks has been administered an injection in his injured ankle in a bid to return him to action before the end of the season. Kane later tweeted: "Definitely claiming that goal, flicked off my shoulder on the way in". And Eriksen added: "He celebrated like it was his goal so I will have to take his word for it". Read More »

De Bruyne reveals his Player of the Year vote went to Salah


In the 10 years I've been playing, nine and a half years have been up and a half-year has been a bit down. I think if a coach wants to speak to you then you do it. "It probably is the most complete", he said of his season so far. Salah, of course, is setting standards of his own with 29 league goals already this season - he's already equalled the records for most goals by an African player in England, and the most individual games scored in, with no signs of slowing down. Read More »

Steve Spurrier returns to coaching sidelines in Orlando


Beginning in 1990, Spurrier served as head coach of the Florida Gators [VIDEO ] for 12 seasons and his high-powered offensive attack changed the game. Steve Spurrier will run the new Orlando team, which "intends to" play its home games at UCF's stadium. It was just a few weeks back when the world was introduced to the AAF and it's starting with a strong core. Read More »

Commonwealth Games: Nigeria's Yakubu Fails In Women's Weightlifting

Deepak Lather was almost out of contention for a medal in the men's 69 kg event when Vaipava Ioane of Samoa stepped up to the platform to take his lift in the clean and jerk category. Paxton's former Ilminster team mate Louis Ridout and his King's Club, Torquay partner Sam Tolchard also srted well beating The Cook Islands 15-13in their opener in the Pairs competition. Read More »

Real Madrid team up with Samsung for Twitter content


Varane sat out training on the team's return from Tuesday's 3-0 first leg win at the Juventus Stadium - a game in which regular centre-back partner Sergio Ramos picked up a booking which rules him out of the return leg. Barcelona's nine-point advantage at the top could become 12 by the end of the weekend, which would leave them only four games from sealing the title, with Atletico still hanging on their coat tails to date. Read More »

Russian Federation follows Monaco - wants 'pretty girls' on the grid!


Boeri. The British F1 star, 33, posted on Instagram about the return of grid girls , saying: "Thank you Jesus". They'll at least be communication hostesses. Russian officials in charge of the country's Formula One events similarly announced Thursday that they plan to have "beautiful" girls on the grid for September's race. Read More »

Mets activate Conforto; outfielder to lead off vs Strasburg


And for at least a day, the Mets were better. Cespedes' hot start to the season continues. That this one came against the Nationals made it even sweeter. He struck out five. Yoenis Cespedes says he called Michael Conforto's home run before he hit it. Even the Mets' advantages had become the staff's depth and bullpen. Read More »

Cody Garbrandt Teases Fight Announcement


After a tough first round for Dillashaw , in which Garbrandt knocked down his challenger, Dillashaw fired back in the second round and knocked out the champion. The UFC has yet to announce the rematch but Okamoto reported the bantamweight title fight is expected to be publicized soon. Dillashaw was targeting a superfight against flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson, but the bout couldn't come to fruition due to Johnson's shoulder injury. Read More »

Manchester City were offered Pogba in January - Guardiola


The Manchester City manager hit back at Raiola after he was quoted as telling Dutch magazine that he was a "cowardly dog" after his treatment of ex-Barcelona forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic , another of his clients. Mkhitaryan played for United, alongside Pogba, until he joined Arsenal in the January transfer window . Guardiola's revelations, on the eve of the Manchester derby , a highly-charged derby in which City can win the Premier League title, are extraordinary and will also ... Read More »

CC Sabathia exits with hip soreness after rough outing vs. Orioles


This is a rebuilding year for the Orioles and they are showing that in the early going. Sabathia threw 58 pitches before exiting the game and although he showed no signs of being in pain, he was roughed up in the start after allowing three solo home runs to the O's - two to third baseman Manny Machado and one to first baseman Chris Davis . Read More »

Lewis Hamilton: "It looks very close between all the teams"


Prior to discovering the problem, uncomfortable with both their lack of pace and the strong pace shown by Ferrari throughout the day, Mercedes technical director James Allison had said, "Although we were untroubled by any reliability issues, and we ran through our program as expected, it wasn't our best day from a performance point of view". Read More »

Oxlade-Chamberlain and Walcott had same motives for Arsenal exits


Yet it was only Oxlade-Chamberlain's fifth goal for Liverpool since joining the club in a £40m move from Arsenal last summer - something Klopp has been badgering the midfielder about. "Since he's come to Liverpool , after a slow start, he's gathering momentum at a crucial part of the season and he's becoming a very, very important player to this Liverpool side at the moment", he explained. Read More »

Trump says he will use military to protect USA border


Much like the European Union, this is not Canada's first to obtain special treatment. Trump doesn't seem to be very good at managing any of that. Even so, Canada does not deserve to be exempted. Amid the barrage of apocalyptic warnings , possible negative effects of tariffs are being widely overstated. "We're encouraged they've provided a comment period", said Josh Kallmer, senior vice president for the Information Technology Industry Council, whose members include Amazon, Dell and ... Read More »

Student art draws Mass Appeal


The exhibit will feature physical and digital works by students studying fine arts, computer graphics and web design and development. "In a way it's a minimally curated show, so it's an unusually democratic process", Stallings said. The gallery, which opened almost two years ago in the Firestone building on Union Street, now is moving to a spot right on the square in the hopes of capitalizing on the foot traffic and being more visible to passersby. Read More »

Spieth resumes Masters bid with two-shot lead


McIlroy, needing a green jacket to complete the career Grand Slam, did his part to stay in the game , especially with some tough par-saving putts down the stretch as Spieth was on his run of birdies. "I felt like I hit a lot of good shots and unfortunately the ball just didn't want to stop", Garcia said. And I fought hard to get it back in there, and I'm back in this championship. Read More »

Conte pays respects to Chelsea 'legend' Wilkins


Speculation has been rife that Conte will be axed at the end of the season, and some players appear to have downed tools. "The other players, we have two days to check the physical condition of the players". Sky Sports speculate that Chelsea academy product Callum Hudson-Odoi could be in line for his first Premier League start, as the Premier League champions' Champions League dreams fade further away from reality. Read More »

Raikkonen fastest in 2nd practice for Bahrain GP; Vettel 2nd


The Silver Arrows have dominated qualifying at this circuit in recent years, while the defending champion is seeking a second successive pole position to start the 2018 campaign. Ricciardo's lap in the closing portion of the session, a 1:31.060, put him clear of Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas by 0.3s. Vettel, who has also won the title four times , triumphed in Melbourne for Ferrari to take an early lead in the drivers' championship and leave Hamilton cursing his luck. Read More »

CWG 2018: Australian boxer wins a medal without landing a single punch


South Africa's Henri Schoeman broke away early in the run leg to finish in 52 minutes, 31 seconds and beat Jacob Birtwhistle of Australia by seven seconds. "I saw Ariarne coming up and I thought she'd won", Ruck said. I left no stone unturned to get out here and race for Australia in the 100m hurdles and the 4x100m relay", Pearson said."Everyone knows how much of a competitor I am and how much I love running for my country and my team-mates. Read More »

Lessons from yet another win against Toronto


Here are the Stars, Studs and Duds from Boston's 96-78 loss at Toronto . DeMar DeRozan was the top scorer from either team with 32 points on 12-for-19 shooting. The Cavs made their first five 3-pointers - in less than four minutes - and opened a 16-point lead. Right now, Toronto owns the best overall record in the East, but only by a few games over the Boston Celtics . Read More »

India not to buy energy from Nepal's China-built power projects


Swaraj had visited Nepal before Oli took office to congratulate him on the historic victory of the Left Alliance in the Parliamentary and Provincial elections. Delegation-level talks between Oli and Modi will be also held on Saturday. His agenda also includes a business luncheon event and interactive session with the Nepalese community in Delhi. Read More »

IPL 2018: Rohit Sharma, Mahela Jayawardene back introduction of mid-season transfer


Dhoni. The explosive middle-order batsman is famously known for being the difference maker whether it is setting up a comfortable target or chasing down the mammoth total easily for Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League . mid-day was the first to report about the introduction of mid-season transfers in IPL. 708 - Suresh Raina scored 708 runs against Mumbai Indians in the IPL which are the most by any other player. Read More »

Di Francesco: Barcelona Thumping Hard on Roma


With Roma reeling following its two self-inflicted wounds, Pique added a third goal for the hosts. " Barcelona are good enough on their own - they don't need any extra help like they got from the referee and from us tonight", said Roma coach Eusebio Di Francesco . Read More »

Tim Tebow hits home run in first Double-A at-bat


Last season, the former National Football League quarterback homered to the opposite field in his first plate appearance for the Columbia Fireflies. The home run gave the Ponies a 5-0 lead. The Rumble Ponies face Portland again at 7:05 p.m. Friday in Binghamton. The 30-year-old quarterback turned outfielder finished the 2017 season with the St. Read More »

Australia break women's 4x100m freestyle world record


The Australians haven't lost the event at a Commonwealth Games since 1994, at Victoria, Canada. "I was like, "omigosh", and then I looked up at the board and I saw that I'd won". That didn't happen so much in Rio, so it's just unreal. "I am not anxious about who I meet in the semifinal, I am ready", she added. While he trailed for the opening 200m, Horton was always confident he had the race right where he wanted it. Read More »

Bogdanovic scores 28 as Pacers beat Warriors


Now, read that again. "I'm embarrassed. I know this game doesn't mean anything in the seeding, but the playoffs start next week". "I thought we cared tonight". Golden State led 107-103 when a steal by Westbrook led to a dunk by Corey Brewer with 20 seconds left. Enter Oladipo. The game swung right back to the Pacers favor as he was everywhere on the court. Read More »

Record-breaking Mirabai Chanu wins first gold for India at 21st CWG


On the opening day of the event, Chanu made everything looked so easy as she snapped the Commonwealth and Commonwealth Games' weightlifting record by lifting a total of 196 kg-picking 86 kg snatch and 110 kg in clean-and-jerk. She is a TOPS Athlete. The Manipuri went on to post a new personal best with 110 kg in her third and final attempt to close off a dominating performance. Read More »

Minnesota Duluth eliminates Ohio State in Frozen Four

But the Buckeyes did not add another, ending their season. The Bulldogs were the last at-large entrant to make the 16-team NCAA field. Notre Dame advances to face Minnesota Duluth - a 2-1 victor of Ohio State - in the national championship. Read More »

Marquette King signs with Raiders' rival Denver Broncos


In 2016, King led the National Football League with 38 punts of 50-plus yards while in the previous season (2015) he set a franchise record by placing 40 punts inside the 20-yard line. Although, the former seventh-rounder didn't quite perform almost as well past year as he did in his rookie season. Still, the across-the-board issues on special teams have already led to changes, starting with the arrival of new coordinator Tom McMahon. Read More »

Patriots to sign WR Jordan Matthews


Matthews caught only 25 passes for 282 yards and a touchdown. A thumb injury that required surgery caused him to miss Buffalo's fifth game of the season, and he missed the final four games of the regular season and the Bills' playoff game after being placed on injured reserve with a knee injury. Read More »

Lue to coach Cavs Thursday vs. Wizards

Assistant coach Larry Drew has led the Cavs in Lue's absence, during which the team has gone 8-1. Head coach Scott Brooks indicated Wall won't have any minute restrictions, as his team is fighting tooth and nail for the best potential spot in the postseason, with all eight playoff teams already having clinched a spot in the East. Read More »

Mirabai Chanu bolsters status as next icon of Indian weightlifting

Chanu started on a positive note by breaking the existing Commonwealth Games record of 80 kg and later moved on to better that record by successful lifts of 84 kg and 86 kg, the latter being her new personal best. "I guess you have to find a way whatever circumstances you are in, but I couldn't find that way to win", he added. The table tennis players also got past their initial hurdles rather easily with the women's team event defeating Sri Lanka 3-0. Read More »

Adam Rippon, Tonya Harding reportedly join 'Dancing with the Stars


The complete Dancing with the Stars Season 26 cast will be announced April 13 on Good Morning America , and the show will return April 30 at 8 p.m. "Now that I'm even busier, I thought it was a better time [me and Jussi] to hang out", he says. Now it is Harding's turn to perform. Snowboarder Anderson, 27, won gold at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, and again in the 2018 games in Pyeongchang. Read More »

After worst hurricane season ever, 2018 will be above average


If this forecast would to verify, it would be a bit less active than the busy 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season-which featured 17 named storms, 10 hurricanes and 6 major hurricanes. The National Hurricane Center's list of names for the 2018 hurricane season are: Alberto, Beryl, Chris, Debby, Ernesto, Florence, Gordon, Helene, Isaac, Joyce, Kirk, Leslie, Michael, Nadine, Oscar, Patty, Rafael, Sara, Tony, Valerie and William. Read More »

Women shamed for entering 'sacred' sumo ring to help save man's life


The referee's announcement, aired through loud speakers at the gymnasium, rekindled public criticism and prompted Japan Sumo Association Chairman Hakkaku to later issue a statement of apology. Japan's first female governor, Fusae Ota, repeatedly clashed with the JSA over whether she would be permitted to crown the champion of an annual tournament, a traditional responsibility of the governor of Osaka. Read More »

Celtics All-Star Kyrie Irving out for season, playoffs after left knee surgery


Irving has been out since since mid-March, initially sitting to deal with knee pain. Irving underwent a minor procedure on March 24 to remove a tension wire, which remained from a 2015 surgery to fix a fractured kneecap. While both series should result in a Celtics win, they'll be long and hard-fought without Irving . After the procedure, the Celtics announced that he was expected to miss three to six weeks . Read More »