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by | February 15, 2018 | 11:56

Ilkay Gundogan dazzled with two goals in Manchester City's 4-0 romp at FC Basel on Tuesday to leave the Premier League leaders on the verge of the Champions League quarter-finals. My experience in the UCL last 16 is it is only over after the second game.Of course, we will be focused against Basel at the Etihad, but with Arsenal and Chelsea to play it's important to be focused there, too.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:40

The Irish must vacate 12 wins from 2012 - the season in which they appeared in the BCS title game - and nine from 2013 because of academic misconduct after a ruling by the NCAA Division I Infractions Appeals Committee. The third player that committed academic misconduct played in five games of the 2013 season. The decision knocked the Fighting Irish from No. 2 to No.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:33

Esteban Loaiza , with the Yankees in 2004, is facing felony drug charges. According to the sheriff's department, deputies pulled Loaiza over after spotting him driving a vehicle they believed to be involved in a drug smuggling operation, thanks to ongoing surveillance.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:50

Smalling and Jones have started four of the last five league games in a row together but the defeats at Tottenham Hotspur and Newcastle United this month have exposed their shortcomings. Neville added: "Against Newcastle did they make many mistakes, no, but they created a nervousness and a tension". "They were making decision that were odd".

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:26

Smith, who led Australia to a 4-0 Ashes Test series win over England earlier this year, amassed 1,754 runs in 24 Tests and one-dayers at an average of 67.46 during the voting period. Australia all-rounder Ellyse Perry claimed the top women's prize as she won the Belinda Clark Award . As expected David Warner and Steven Smith stole limelight within a plethora of superstars that included Shane Warne, Belinda Clark, Karan Rolton and Ricky Ponting.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:12

Holding on to a long-lasting tradition, the official portraits of the former U.S. President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle were unveiled at Washington's National Gallery Monday. Sherald is known for painting in greyscale in order to "subversively comment about race without feeling as though [she's] excluding the viewer". "It doesn't get any better than that".

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:06

The Barcelona forward was under severe pressure when Argentina were in danger of missing out on FIFA World Cup 2018 berth. " Sergio Aguero is playing outstanding right now and Lionel Messi is always at the top of his game", Tapia told Argentine network TYC Sports .

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:02

Cause they make so much money off the court". LiAngelo , 19, and his 16-year-old brother, LaMelo , have been playing for a professional team in Lithuania this year, after Ball pulled them out of UCLA and high school, respectively. But, LaVar has it all figured out when it comes to the Lakers signing his middle son LiAngelo . There's also zero reason the budding star would torpedo his National Basketball Association career in order to play on the same team with either of his brothers, ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:19

Mr Sheedy spoke on Monday at his requiem Mass in St John the Baptist Church in Ovens, Co Cork. "Celtic football club was deeply saddened to hear tonight's tragic news that former player Liam Miller had passed away at the age of 36", the Scottish football club said on its official website.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:08

But Couric was at least right about the Netherlands' dominance in speed skating. Viewers - Dutch and otherwise - let Couric have it, responding hilariously to a tweet by Jos Duijvestein, whose Twitter bio describes him as "Dutch!" When the Japanese team was making its entrance in the opening ceremony, Ramo said, "Every Korean will tell you that Japan is a cultural, technological, and economic example that has been so important to their own transformation".

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:08

After staying out of the spotlight for most of her pregnancy , Kylie Jenner is slowly returning to the public eye now that she's given birth. Tracksuits are having a moment ― just ask Armie Hammer ― and, well, so is Jenner, so, of course, she's rocking a head-to-toe ruby red look in the pics.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:48

Mulvaney will be available to the White House press corps Monday as he spells out the details of the president's budget for fiscal year 2019. In fact, he reportedly blamed Porter's apparent girlfriend, White House communications director Hope Hicks for initially defending the aide-another telling sign that the president would rather direct his anger toward women than alleged perpetrators of abuse.

by | February 15, 2018 | 06:14

Williams took to Instagram in early February to predict that her five-month-old daughter would surpass her greatness on the tennis court. "I'm always going to have the best and highest expectations for myself". That's what she's missing. "But what I saw is she still has that sense of, 'Okay, I need to hit a dink shot, I need to come with power now, I need to change up my serve not for a flat one, but a big kick.' That's what makes her game so special.

by | February 15, 2018 | 04:45

The one-time England global was playing for Hull City during the match after moving to the Tigers following 17 years at the Tottenham Hotspur youth academy, where he joined the club as an eight-year-old. He is 26 but he is an fantastic person and has an wonderful football brain, ' said the Tottenham manager. No football player should have to retire at 26 years old, yet that's the sad reality Ryan Mason had to face on Tuesday morning.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:48

Speaking ahead of the encounter, Morata told Movistar +, "Messi can't be stopped". Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata has revealed that a conversation with Jose Mourinho following a poor training session at Real Madrid put his career on the right path.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:53

On Monday, in a taped interview with " Good Morning America ", the Heisman Trophy winning quarterback said that he had been diagnosed with bipolar disorder . And his goal is to get back on the football field. But that doesn't mean Manziel's life lessons should be overlooked by the cocky and confident Mayfield or any player about to head to the NFL.

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:37

The reigning world champions, Perret and Rios, trimmed the deficit by one on the next end, only for Lawes and Morris to stretch the lead to 8-3 on end five and then make a two-shot steal on end six. "Elated. Just so over the moon", said Gough, who was competing at her fourth Olympics. A couple of key misses by Rios set up the big score. Switzerland activated its power play in the seventh and took advantage.

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:24

Business Insider reported last month Cohen had set up a company named Essential Consultants LLC on October 17, 2016, and had used the firm's bank account to transfer Clifford the money. Cohen has previously said Trump has denied an affair with Clifford. The Journal later reported that Mr Cohen had set up a private company specifically to pay Ms Daniels, using code names to disguise the identities of those involved.

by | February 14, 2018 | 19:18

BT and Sky have once again been awarded live broadcasting rights with the two broadcasters splitting five packages between them from the 2019/20 season through to the end of the 2021/22 season. The European broadcaster won the bulk of the Premier League rights in an auction result announced late Tuesday but will pay 16 percent less per game, offering buyers comfort about the profit outlook of its pay-TV business.

by | February 14, 2018 | 19:22

Back at the Olympics, White accomplished his goal of gaining a third gold medal in what may be his last games. Impressive Japanese rider Hirano, who relegated James to X Games silver this year and is the only rider to have back-to-back 1440s in his arsenal, scored 95.25 for third.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:53

Eric Radford has become the first ever openly gay man to win a gold medal at the Winter Olympics. "So proud to be wearing these medals and showing the world what we can do!" Eric Radford is the first openly gay male Winter Olympic champion.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:45

Jan Mursak got the tying goal for Slovenia with 1:37 left to play in the third period. The Olympic Games have followed the same pattern since women's hockey made its debut at the 1998 Games in Nagano. Of course, it's an upset for the U.S. Even without National Hockey League players on the team they were expected to beat Slovenia . In the 3-on-3 overtime, Mursak got free on the doorstep and scored high over American goalie Ryan Zapolski less than a minute into the extra frame.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:39

Real Madrid face a stern test in their defence of the Champions League, facing Paris Saint-Germain in the last 16 this week. The five times Balon d'Or victor will be hoping to carry his new-found form into the clash with PSG , but he thinks they only have a chance of winning the match if one player does not start.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:36

Robertson is hoping the duo continue to fire away in the knockout rounds. Yes, Liverpool's game against Southampton only had two but for the most part Liverpool games are high-scoring. Liverpool FC, on the other hand, collected five points from their three games on the road in the Champions League group stage after stalemates with Sevilla and Spartak Moscow before a 7-0 win at Maribor.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:36

Engler did not hold back when referencing the ESPN report, calling it a "sensationalized package of reporting". The vote was called largely in response to the board's decision to name John Engler, a former MI governor, the school's interim president.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:35

We're trying to guide them we're trying to pace them. But, we don't control them. "It's the players' team, and they have to take ownership of it". First it was Andre Iguodala . Green huddled on one timeout with West and JaVale McGee as his de-facto assistants. While it is understandable Kerr made a decision to take the night partially off for a 46-point stomping of the Suns, the way he did it was a black eye on the league.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:30

So too Rodrigo Bentancur who, at just 20 years old and in his first season with Juve, already boasts Champions League starts against Barcelona and Olympiacos, displaying a maturity beyond his years on both occasions. Alli won the free-kick centrally on the edge of the area after drawing the foul from Giorgio Chiellini and Eriksen drilled it low and into the bottom corner .

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:14

It was a good sign for White, as much for landing a clean run as for the judges' opinion of it. Ben Ferguson hit 91.00 for fourth, while Chase Josey (83.54) was seventh and Jake Pates (82.25) was eighth to round out Team USA's strong rides into the final .

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:15

Woods will be playing at Riviera this week, along with multiple big names such as defending champion Dustin Johnson , Jordan Spieth , Rory McIlroy and Phil Mickelson . "I try and get myself as fired up as possible, hit shots as hard as I would in a tournament or shape shots and be able to do things that I like to do, but it's just not the same".

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:15

Luge involves one person on a sled hurtling down a track and Sweeney was on her final run of the day. It took several minutes for Emily Sweeney to get to her feet after the crash. Pyeongchang is Sweeney's first Olympics after missing the Sochi Games in 2014. Crashes, however, have not come as often as they did in the 2006 and 2010 Games, both of which left athletes openly complaining about track safety.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:08

On the eve of the fifth ODI of the ongoing series between South Africa and India , former Indian cricketer Kris Srikkanth has expressed his concerns over the Indian lower middle-order. India posted 274/7 in 50 overs, thanks to Rohit Sharma's 17th ODI hundred . In fact, in five previous ODI outings in Port Elizabeth , India have never scored 200 runs here as 176 against South Africa in October 2001 is their highest total yet.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:58

This is the second time that the organising committee has rescheduled the alpine skiing competition due to bad weather. A large crowd had gathered well ahead of the original start time for Wednesday's race, and American fans were out in force to see Shiffrin, one of four USA starters in the field of 83.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:29

The driver of the Ferrari, in which 35-year-old Haas was travelling, was pronounced dead at the scene while two others were taken to a nearby hospital. Per Joel Beall of Golf Digest , the driver of the Ferrari died. Another vehicle suffered minor damage. There were no broken bones but Haas did report some pain and swelling in his legs.

by | February 12, 2018 | 17:58

And Dorenbos wasn't the only person to get a special invite to the Super Bowl . Thank you all. I love you all. The Eagles and most citizens of Philadelphia have been on a week-long party tour that has almost demolished the city. The fumble was ultimately the beginning of the end for the Patriots. ESPN's way-too-early power rankings have the 49ers, who went 6-11 last season, at No.

by | February 12, 2018 | 17:16

The 29-year-old now has 21 league goals this season and became only the fourth player - with Kane, Thierry Henry and Alan Shearer - to score more than 20 times in four successive Premier League campaigns. Leicester named City target Riyad Mahrez among the substitutes after he ended a self-imposed exile which saw him miss their last two matches. 'I've said all season United will finish in the top four and finish second and I'm not going to change my mind now.