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by | January 31, 2019 | 06:02

Having already secured the ongoing five-match series against New Zealand with a thumping seven-wicket win at Bay Oval, India will look to continue their dominance when they take on the hosts in the fourth ODI, a dead rubber, at Seddon Park in Hamilton on Thursday.

by | January 30, 2019 | 01:45

We stayed out of trouble, no vehicle damage, no one went off the track. The final F1 race of 2018 was the last for Alonso in Formula 1 . In GT Daytona, Rolf Ineichen, Mirko Bartolotti, Christian Engelhart and Rik Breukers co-driving the No.

by | January 29, 2019 | 01:32

Smith spoke on the subject recently. While the chances of getting a star player no better than Bradley Beal are slim, the Los Angeles Lakers are putting some of their young stars out there as carrots to dangle for other teams interest. But it has set off a potential civil war in Laker land. But a large reason why some have pointed to the Lakers pushing to get a deal done for Davis prior to the deadline is that the Celtics couldn't make a deal for him unless Kyrie Irving was involved ...

by | January 28, 2019 | 02:23

Decker was one of four stars of the women's game who participated in Friday night's skills challenge in San Jose alongside United States teammate Kendall Coyne Schofield and Canada's Renata Fast and Rebecca Johnston. The Oilers forward won the NHL's Premier Passing event with a time of 1:09.088. "Wow. That's really impressive". "I thought she was unbelievable", McDavid said of Coyne Schofield.

by | January 28, 2019 | 02:02

On facing Ireland , Jones added: "Whether it's the biggest game of the tournament or not doesn't really matter because our job is the same - our job is to prepare well and be the best we can be". "Yeah, and I think it is not simplistic and it is a bit more holistic for us". In his typically humble manner, Schmidt attempted to brush any personal praise attached to his transformation of Ireland , reigning Six Nations champions and World Cup contenders.

by | January 27, 2019 | 01:01

Their stand was the third highest for a seventh wicket in Test history, and also surpassed the previous record for an unbeaten partnership, 259, set by VVS Laxman and Mahendra Singh Dhoni of India against South Africa in 2010. Holder and Dowrich coped comfortably with everything England's bowlers challenged them with, including the second new ball which was taken as soon as it became available in mid-afternoon.

by | January 27, 2019 | 00:37

Up next Chelsea will play vs Sheffield Wednesday in the FA Cup on Sunday and Higuain is more or less a guaranteed starter in that game. The Polish striker, a replacement for Chelsea-bound Gonzalo Higuain , has already scored 13 times this season for Genoa, putting him fourth in the Serie A goal rankings.

by | January 27, 2019 | 00:40

Brady has steadfastly denied the allegation and ended up helping the Patriots win Super Bowl LI after serving his suspension. Davis's project impressed his teachers at Millcreek Elementary in Lexington, Kentucky so much that he won the science fair and will compete at the district level.

by | January 26, 2019 | 01:24

Staging a clinic under the lights at Rod Laver Arena, the Spanish second seed tamed the Tsitsipas serve and racked up 28 sparkling winners against the man who had knocked out double defending champion Roger Federer in the fourth round. Djokovic also makes the final of the Australian Open for the seventh time in his career with a victory here. He struck a ferocious cross-court victor to break Tsitsipas in the opening game and took the shell-shocked Greek's serve again with an overhead ...

by | January 26, 2019 | 02:16

Solskjaer dropped a huge hint that Alexis Sanchez is set to start in attack against Arsenal at his former stomping ground on Friday. Manchester United have been a different side under the Norwegian . Marcos Rojo and Marouane Fellaini will miss Friday's match through injury, but Chris Smalling has returned to training and Luke Shaw has overcome the illness which forced him out of last weekend's win against Brighton just before kick-off .

by | January 26, 2019 | 01:12

Davis went with his sister and mom to the backyard for the experiment. After conducting the experiment, he discovered that the least inflated football traveled the farthest distance, which would enable Brady to have an advantage over other players.

by | January 25, 2019 | 16:17

It will be a critical decision, given that one of the new general manager's first duties could be to hire a coach. "There's something in the water here in Edmonton, we don't have it right, and we gotta get that figured out", Nicholson told the media on Wednesday morning .

by | January 25, 2019 | 17:17

Thierry Henry was suspended from his role as coach of struggling Ligue 1 side Monaco on Thursday with the former French global striker expected to be quickly axed. "When I arrived, the club was in a mess, I tried to do a lot of things which you did not see", he said on Thursday. "We will create a small group to go on a mission.

by | January 25, 2019 | 16:42

Joining Irving and Walker as the East's starters are Giannis Antetokounmpo , Kawhi Leonard and Joel Embiid . If Ben Simmons is going to make his first NBA All-Star game, it will need to be as a reserve chosen by the coaches. The starters' selections were a product of voting from the fans (50 percent), players (25 percent) and media (25 percent), with fan votes serving as the tiebreaker.

by | January 24, 2019 | 02:23

But it's unlikely that he will go to jail, because in Spain people don't usually end up in jail if they get sentences of less than two years. He was accused of hiding this income from the Spanish government through a variety of shell companies located in the British Virgin Islands in order to avoid taxation.

by | January 24, 2019 | 02:00

Tottenham is back to nine points behind first-place Liverpool , with 15 games of the campaign remaining. Alli could well be set to join Kane on the sidelines after limping off in the closing stages, but what looked like becoming a nightmare Sunday for Spurs at Craven Cottage was saved at the death by Winks.

by | January 24, 2019 | 01:26

They sit level on points with Arsenal just outside the Champions League spots, with the Gunners providing their next opposition in a heavyweight FA Cup fourth round clash. "When you're on a good run, there are games that you win which otherwise, in other circumstances, you might have ended up drawing". The former Red Devils coach also added "You need a structure to protect the manager and keep everything in place so that the players do not arrive in a situation where they feel more ...

by | January 23, 2019 | 02:39

Of course, he has a lot of time to improve, a lot of time to get enough experience to be in the finals of these tournaments", the Spanish world number 24 told reporters of Tsitsipas. Open champion and the runner-up to Federer at Melbourne Park a year ago. Nadal saved the only two break points he faced and broke Tiafoe the first time he served in each set.

by | January 23, 2019 | 01:02

In 2014, Li won a second major title, this time at the Australian Open, where she was a finalist in 2011 and 2013. The new inductees will be celebrated on Tuesday, January 24 in a special ceremony in Rod Laver Arena at the Australian Open, joined by many other Hall of Fame tennis legends who will gather to welcome them for the first time as Hall of Fame inductees.

by | January 23, 2019 | 00:47

Marinovic is now a free agent after leaving Vancouver Whitecaps at the end of the recent Major League Soccer season. Defoe, along with Steven Davis, was given a 45-minute run-out in Sunday's 3-2 friendly win over HJK Helsinki at Ibrox. The 24-year-old is out of contract with the Latics at the end of the season. Polster will add versatility to the Rangers ranks seeing as he is comfortable at both right-back or in midfield.

by | January 23, 2019 | 01:37

Former world No.1 Ko shot 30 on the front nine in a bogey-free round at Tranquilo Golf Club on Saturday while Korean Ji had a string of four-straight birdies from the second hole before her only bogey on the sixth. - Lydia Ko could only think about the putts that didn't go in, perhaps because she was used to making so many. It also included a celebrity field of athletes and entertainers who competed for a purse using the modified Stableford scoring system.

by | January 22, 2019 | 00:39

The Saints were left to stomach a last-gap elimination from the playoffs for the second season in a row, after a last-second loss to the Minnesota Vikings just over a year ago. Speaking of fixing rules. you perhaps have heard what happened to the Saints. New Orleans Saints' Josh Hill is hit by Los Angeles Rams' Dante Fowler during the first half of the NFC championship game Sunday in New Orleans.

by | January 22, 2019 | 01:03

Blown away in the first set before battling back impressively to force a decider, Halep remained upbeat despite slipping to a ninth defeat to Williams in their past 10 meetings. Halep, last year's runner-up, may now be dethroned at the top of the WTA leaderboard, with Naomi Osaka , Petra Kvitova , Elina Svitolina and Karolina Pliskova all within striking distance.

by | January 21, 2019 | 01:46

Fortunately for Tsitsipas' growing army of supporters at Melbourne Park, the Greek managed to find his composure to eventually close out the third set and win the match 6-3 3-6 7-6 6-4. "Having such a name like Federer on the other side, it's an extra, I would say, advantage for him, because he's done what he's done". Twenty-year-old Tsitsipas is arguably the most exciting young talent in men's tennis and his meeting with defending champion Federer on Sunday will be one to savour.

by | January 21, 2019 | 02:57

Marcus Rashford scored again against Brighton and Manchester United's Ole Gunnar Solskjaer thinks he is among the division's best strikers. Often subdued in a deeper role during his rare starts under the Portuguese, Rashford has repaid Solskjaer's faith handsomely and scored a brilliant individual goal in his 150th appearance for United on Saturday.

by | January 21, 2019 | 03:10

Therefore the sight of Taylor Fritz going down 6-2 7-5 6-2 to the 37-year-old after his wins over Britain's Dan Evans and Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan, already has many willing to hand over the trophy to our friend from Switzerland with a whole week and three more rounds remaining before the final.

by | January 21, 2019 | 03:02

Predators goalie Pekka Rinne stopped 29 shots for a.853 save percentage. Nashville put 38 shots on goal while Winnipeg fired 34. Brendan Lemieux gave the Jets a 1-0 lead midway through the first period on a wraparound. Arvidsson finished a rebound chance for his sixth goal in the last five games and 18th goal of the season. Tanev deflected defenseman Sami Niku's shot from the point at 1:54 of the third before Lemieux capped his second two-goal performance of the season with 4:22 ...

by | January 20, 2019 | 00:48

The referees ruled it in the shooting motion and awarded Westbrook three free throws, which he converted sending the game to overtime. The Thunder broke their franchise record for 3-pointers made in a game with Ferguson knocking down a team-high six 3-pointers.

by | January 20, 2019 | 00:53

They were champions with [Roberto] Mancini. "He has a defensive brain and can play in a lot of positions". He didn't want [Gael] Clichy. In the same summer he sold four full-backs and bought four backs. "I'd prefer to speak about games, like now against Crystal Palace , than about the championship. I belong to top-level football and (that) is where I am going to be", Mourinho said .

by | January 20, 2019 | 01:48

Under the guidance of Sarri, Higuain scored a record 36 goals in 35 Serie A games in the 2015/16 season; a return which earned him a £75m move to Juventus . Mayweather posed for photos with a host of Juventus stars, including Ronaldo, Miralem Pjanic, Paulo Dybala and Giorgio Chiellini. Massimiliano Allegri's side are unbeaten so far in Serie A, and will be pushing for their first title of the season, which they hope will also include the Champions League.

by | January 20, 2019 | 02:13

The second set began in much the same way, the two players sharing the first six games on serve. "I forgot that I was down 0-40 he nearly had it for sure". He's hoping to go a round further this time. Russian No.15 seed Daniil Medvedev - who lost the Brisbane International final to Nishikori earlier this month - thumped South African qualifier Lloyd Harris 6-1 6-2 6-1.

by | January 19, 2019 | 01:36

The two women were captured in a fiery tussle after Aryna Sabalenka's win over Katie Boulter on Wednesday. Now, the story has been turned on its head by one of the women's claims she has a history with Sabalenka and was the intended recipient when the Belarusian star tossed her accessory into the stands.

by | January 18, 2019 | 02:05

Playing in her 15th Australian Open , the three-time finalist said she was pleased to go through so easily as she battles back from injuries. I got the chance to play him in Wimbledon on centre court. I felt solid with the second. Laaksonen outplayed de Minaur in the rallies, hitting 40 winners more than the home favorite but also almost 90 unforced errors, unable to stay on the positive side of the scoreboard in the deciding set after 3-3.

by | January 18, 2019 | 02:06

Overall, in Philly and the immediate suburbs in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, we should look for about 1-inch of wet slushy snow to accumulate. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for all of MA, excluding the Cape and the Islands, from Saturday afternoon to Sunday evening.

by | January 18, 2019 | 00:56

It meant Ireland were crowned champions - and Grand Slam winners - on England's home turf. Instead of naming a 35-man squad for the championship, England head coach Eddie Jones has been keen to highlight that this a squad focussed exclusively on preparing for this key clash, as he told RugbyPass at Twickenham.