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by | February 19, 2018 | 10:54

This came with just seconds left on the clock when Cerrone landed a crisp combination, ending with a right hook, flooring the Hawaiian. Medeiros recovered, pressing forward; Cowboy landed a knee to the body. "I bit down on my mouthpiece and said let's go", he told Jimmy Smith after being announced as the victor. While it's no surprise considering the history of Cerrone and the all-action Medeiros (15-5, 1 NC) that the fight was entertaining from the opening seconds, the incredible ...

by | February 19, 2018 | 10:40

Tebow spent 2017 between the St. Lucie Mets of the Class A Advanced Florida State League and the Columbia Fireflies of the Class A South Atlantic League. Overall, he hit.226 with eight home runs in 126 games. After all, Tebow is a huge draw, even at the minor league levels, where he pulled in record crowds a year ago.

by | February 19, 2018 | 08:59

But I have to carry on and keep looking forward to scoring many more goals. The Senegal worldwide, who joined from Southampton in 2015, netted a hat-trick in the Reds' 5-0 win over Porto on Wednesday, taking his goal tally to 10 for the campaign.

by | February 19, 2018 | 07:45

I know for the players - not just Claudio, the other ones - when they don't play regularly it is not an easy situation". "I wasn't good enough". "I knocked on the door, I tried to come here to play in English football, but I was not able".

by | February 19, 2018 | 07:00

She wasn't alone with her emotions for long as Kodaira immediately embraced her. "She said she was still proud of me", Lee said, "and I said I was proud of her". "Before the race I was half-nervous and half-excited", said Lee, who was trying to equal American Bonnie Blair's record of three golds in the 500. "I really wasn't expecting any of this, just coming in as a newbie, just trying to do the best I can".

by | February 19, 2018 | 04:54

I think the only way to change perceptions, break down homophobia , break down barriers, is through representation. At a Winter Olympics where memorable made-in-America moments have been fewer and farther between than either the United States Olympic Committee or NBC - which paid $963 million in rights fees for the Games in South Korea - would like, this kiss on television between a handsome snowboarder and the man in his life added some PG-13 sizzle to the prime-time telecast.

by | February 19, 2018 | 00:19

Alexis Sanchez found the Belgian with an excellent pass and Lukaku with a brilliant run forward made the most of it, his strength and pace easily outplayed the keeper as United rounded off a flawless win and a great preparation session before they meet Sevilla in the Champions League Last-16.

by | February 18, 2018 | 23:10

Barcelona produced yet another comprehensive performance in the La Liga as they defeated Eibar 2-0 to have a flawless warm-up for their Champions League clash against Chelsea next week. Barca finally made the most of their extra man when Alba side-footed into the near corner with his weaker right foot in the 88th minute. Nigerian forward Brown Ideye gave struggling Malaga a surprise lead in the 27th minute against Marcelino's side and they looked on course for a first league win ...

by | February 18, 2018 | 23:01

Real Madrid's Toni Kroos is facing a race against time to be play against Paris Saint-Germain in the second leg of the Champions League, reports Marca . Betis' league games now average 3.61 goals and the visit of a Real Madrid side who have been conceding regularly should ensure another goal-filled encounter at the Estadio Benito Villamarin.

by | February 18, 2018 | 23:01

Capitals head coach Barry Trotz spoke out in defence of his player during his post-game scrum, admonishing the fans in question for their ignorance. An off-ice official reported that fans were taunting Smith-Pelly with racially charged chants, and the fans were ejected.

by | February 18, 2018 | 21:59

The goal was Henderson's seventh in the Emirates FA Cup for Rochdale this season. Ian Henderson put League One's bottom side ahead before half-time but a Lucas Moura strike and an 88th-minute penalty from Harry Kane looked to have ensured progression into the quarter-finals for Spurs .

by | February 18, 2018 | 21:50

Federer would surpass American Andre Agassi as the oldest World No.1 if he wins his next match in Rotterdam and he would also set another record of the longest gap (five years and 106 days) between periods as No. "Thank you very much for the great, great welcome I got this week". Federer, who has 20 Grand Slam titles to his name, said his next target is 100 career titles.

by | February 18, 2018 | 21:44

Despite that dominance, he's not the favorite at Daytona. The BK Racing team has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy but will be permitted to compete in the Daytona 500 after NASCAR declined to strip its ownership charter. The 24-year-old is coming off of the duel win from Thursday in a Team Penske Ford, and he finished second in last year's race while driving the legendary Wood Brothers #21 auto (which was a satellite Penske team last year and continues to be this year with new ...

by | February 18, 2018 | 20:38

Khabib is going to be the real, undisputed UFC lightweight champion". That said, Jeff Mayweather says his nephew might stand a chance against McGregor if the match stays out of the floor game and is a standup fist fight. "... We all know what will happen (if Mayweather fights McGregor in MMA), but I'm not going to say it doesn't get the curiosity going". Rogan also brought up the point of Mayweather's numerous past issues with hand injuries, a dynamic that would obviously be greatly ...

by | February 18, 2018 | 19:29

American alpine skier Lindsey Vonn sent a message to the internet trolls who bombarded her with abuse after she missed out on a Winter Olympics medal on Saturday. Another Trump supporter felt she should have used her time to train rather than lash out at the president. A grateful Ledecka thanked fans on her Facecbook page, which swelled with more than 30,000 "likes" and 2,700 shares after herwin over Austria's Anna Veith .

by | February 18, 2018 | 18:59

He received a 48 for his final dunk in a Vince Carter jersey with a 360 windmill. Minutes earlier, Nance, who was trying to win the contest 34 years after his father won it, had earned a flawless 50 with a slam off a double alley-oop off the glass.

by | February 18, 2018 | 17:22

The American threw down a spectacular final run in men's halfpipe to slip by Japan's Ayumu Hirano. For a country that goes into meltdown when we get some few inches of snow every decade or so it's even incredible that we've got any athletes going to the Winter Olympics at all! Should this come to pass, the Pyeongchang Olympic Games will be remembered as truly the Peace Games.

by | February 18, 2018 | 17:16

The event was a high quality one, the best ever according to Goepper, with eight riders scoring more than 90 points just to qualify for the 12-rider final. "Just being a part of a final like this was amazing.The level was so high, so numerous guys I have looked up to and inspired me every day to go out and ride".

by | February 18, 2018 | 17:05

Ligety, a 33-year-old from Park City, Utah, won gold in the 2014 Winter Olympics's giant slalom, and gold in the super combined event in the 2006 games. "Wow. It was not so easy to be the absolute favorite in this discipline, then sitting up there as the leader from the first run knowing that Henrik (Kristoffersen) ripped it".

by | February 18, 2018 | 16:50

Ledecka, favourite in the snowboard parallel slalom in a week's time, clocked 1min 21.11sec to edge defending champion Anna Veith of Austria by one-hundredth of a second. Vonn, who faltered near the end (and whom Ledecka had beat during a training in November ), also displayed some great sportswomanship on Twitter: "Frustrating to be so close to the podium and to have made such a big mistake.but that's ski racing".

by | February 18, 2018 | 16:11

But though New Zealand clinched its place in the final when it edged past 175, it wasn't able to complete a winning run chase. England seemed to bowl better at the death once they knew the pressure was off and they were out of the tournament but they will take some consolation from Curran keeping his nerve to concede nine runs off the last over when new Zealand needed 12 to win.

by | February 18, 2018 | 15:12

She was then taken out of the arena as the official race scoreboard showed that she had also been penalised. Christie saved all her energy for the final lap of her opening race and blown away all her rivals to cross the line first in 2:29.3 seconds.

by | February 18, 2018 | 14:56

The 22-year-old made a shock return to the pitch in the Champions League game with Basel in midweek, just two weeks after suffering an injury that was expected to keep him out until mid-March. "Without the ball not ideal - he has to be involved with and without the ball - but he can do it, we'll give him the passes". City face Wigan Athletic in the FA Cup fifth round on Monday night before playing Arsenal in the EFL Cup final on February 25.

by | February 18, 2018 | 14:52

I know Aguero won't be playing as many minutes as the others with the Champions League becoming the focus for Manchester City , but I don't know anyone else who can get four goals in a match on multiple occasions. Jakob-Park. Burnley, seventh in the Premier League , are just one off the bottom when it comes to their top three scorers, with Chris Wood, Ashley Barnes and Sam Vokes only netting 12 goals between them.

by | February 18, 2018 | 14:22

Kohli scored his 35th century and remained not out on 129 runs off 96 balls, which included two sixes and 19 fours. "It's not just about averages, it is the way you get runs , when you get it, and the impact those runs have on what the team does".

by | February 18, 2018 | 14:11

Premier League survival is still the priority, but the soundbite-friendly boss has spoken about the benefits a cup run can bring to a side's confidence, seen in the thumping 8-1 replay win over Notts County in the last round. The Swans have gotten the better of Liverpool, Arsenal and Burnley in recent weeks and will be full of confidence as they face Sheffield Wednesday this week.

by | February 18, 2018 | 13:34

She created history by becoming the first athlete, male or female, to compete in both snowboard and skiing events at the Winter Olympics . Instead, in an upset victory, Ledecka sailed by Veith's time by one one-hundredth of a second, taking gold for an event she's only been competing in for two years (it's basically her side hustle to snowboarding).

by | February 18, 2018 | 12:38

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez still stood out, the Argentine picking out the Uruguayan for the opening goal in the first half - his 22nd assist for his fellow South American forward. Eibar completely outclassed their opponents last week and were unlucky that their scoreline was not more emphatic. Atleti have grabbed 52 points from 23 games and are undefeated at the Wanda Metropolitano in La Liga this season.

by | February 18, 2018 | 11:48

Connor Goldson scored his first goal since undergoing heart surgery 11 months ago and then Leo Ulloa grabbed his first goal since returning to the south coast on loan from Leicester . Knockaert's cross took a slight deflection and the ball fell perfectly for Locadia to score from close range. However it was essentially game over just after the hour mark, as Bruno curled a handsome ball into the box, with Ulloa finding space to guid the ball into the back of the net for his first goal since ...

by | February 18, 2018 | 11:52

And when you're that close, you might as well finish the job. "I'm simply happy to achieve this feat, to experience it with the crowd and my parents who are here". He then went to rejoin Hamelin who enthusiastically congratulated him. "It's a bit of passing the torch, it's a bit of that image". "We thought he had a chance in all three distances to come here and have a shot at the podium", Campbell said of Girard.

by | February 18, 2018 | 11:43

The Merengues" formerly all-conquering "BBC' front line has lost its privileged place in the club's eyes, and is no longer needed to deliver goals or wins even in Madrid's biggest clashes. The Champions League is a different story. "But before that, we have five league games". Cristiano Ronaldo has asked his agent to sound out moves to either Arsenal or Chelsea after deciding he wants out of Real Madrid this summer, according to reports in France.

by | February 18, 2018 | 09:38

In a roller-coaster match, the Black Caps set an imposing target of 244 on the back of opener Martin Guptill's century but the Australians overhauled it with seven balls to spare. New Zealand veteran Martin Guptill brought up his country's fastest ever T20I century, beating legend Brendon McCullum's 50-ball record by one ball in the 16th over.

by | February 18, 2018 | 09:35

With another actor made up as her daughter and drawing in the Chinese presenter on stage, the sketch of comic misunderstandings ends with Lou declaring to applause: "I love China!" The actors performed in monkey and giraffe costumes along with exaggerated butts and baskets of fruit on their heads.

by | February 18, 2018 | 09:09

Adam finished in 10th place at the Men's Single Free Program this Saturday . For 28-year-old Rippon, an elder statesman by the brutal age standards of figure skating, the bronze medal he won in the team competition was far from his only victory in Pyeongchang .

by | February 18, 2018 | 08:57

This season is different than many in that more than one capable quarterback could hit the free agent market. With roughly two months remaining until the 2018 NFL Draft, Josh Rosen is earning praise as one of the top prospects in his class.