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by | February 16, 2018 | 20:32

She did the same in the semi-final round, where she'd been eliminated at the previous two Olympics, leading for most of the way and cruising into the medal run. After crashing, she was passed and had to settle for silver. Such is the capricious nature of the sport - collisions, crashes, come-from-behind wins - that entering Friday, eight riders had won the nine women's medals.

by | February 16, 2018 | 20:33

The Swiss Olympic team said in a statement the athletes had contracted the virus a few days ago but their symptoms had now mostly gone away and could potentially still compete. The freestyle competition started on February 9 and runs until February 23. Cooking water is emerging as the likely source of a foodborne norovirus outbreak , predominately among security staff, at the Winter Olympics in South Korea.

by | February 16, 2018 | 14:18

That's as far as I'll go with that here. "I'm a Floridian, and I'm a Parklander for life. Well I don't have all the answers I know that something has to change before this is visited on another community and another community". What are the proper words right now? "You just imagine your own kids or your family or anyone you know being involved in that, and it's getting way too familiar".

by | February 16, 2018 | 13:46

Calciomercato is reporting that the Serie A club want to give the Brazilian goalkeeper an improved deal to warn off interest from Liverpool FC. In January, Il Tempo claimed an offer had been made by Liverpool for the player, with Roma knocking it back.

by | February 16, 2018 | 13:30

The Sochi 2014 downhill victor Mayer trumps his father, Helmut, who won super-G silver in 1988, and emerges victorious just three days after he plowed into bystanders during the combined event. A day after a horrific crash in the downhill, Matthias Mayer of Austria rebounded to win gold in the men's super-G on Thursday night at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

by | February 16, 2018 | 11:38

Cruz , 19, a former student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, allegedly entered the school Wednesday, February 14 with an AR-15 and opened fire, killing at least 17 people and injuring 14 more. "He screamed in class one time", 17-year-old student Ocean Parodie told the website. It advocates creating a "white ethnostate" in Florida. Cruz loved guns and had been expelled from high school for disciplinary reasons, police and former classmates said.

by | February 16, 2018 | 10:56

Swiss champions Basel now require five goals at Etihad Stadium to have any hope of progressing after City sent out a statement to their European rivals by cruising to a 4-0 win at St Jakob-Park on Tuesday (Wednesday NZT). In these kinds of situations it is about more than going through - if we have a draw at home that won't give us a good feeling". "We have shown that we were the better team tonight and only for a lack of motivation and effort could we be not that team again at the Etihad ...

by | February 16, 2018 | 10:31

Toss: Kane Williamson, the New Zealand captain, has won the toss and made a decision to bat first against Australia in the fifth Twenty20 global of the Trans-Tasman T20 Trophy at the Eden Park stadium in Auckland on Friday (February 16).

by | February 16, 2018 | 09:16

Less than a week ago, Damian Lillard dropped 50 points on the Kings - in three quarters - and gave 19-year-old point guard Fox some praise and credit after the game . The 123-117 loss sunk the Warriors to the No. 2 seed in the Western Conference, which hasn't happened this late in the season since Golden State's emergence in 2014.

by | February 16, 2018 | 08:40

Ahead of the first leg of their Europa League clash with Zenit at Celtic Park, the Englishman recalled his time under the Italian and said: 'When I went to City I only played a few games under him. It looked like they would hold out but, in the 78th minute, McGregor fired high past Zenit goalkeeper Andrei Lunev to drive Celtic fans wild with delight.

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:43

The French striker made his first start for his new club since completing his £18million move from Arsenal . "As a football player you need to move on and be ready the first day at your new club". "Obviously we don't have too much time for the integration but I feel very good and the boys are very good to me". "We forget that he broke his ankle not that long ago and he came back into the game like nothing happened and went back to his level which says a lot about him as a man".

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:37

Raisman told Sports Illustrated: "I would like to remind everyone that being a survivor is nothing to be ashamed of, and going through a hard time does not define you". Raisman says the " In Her Own Words " portion of the swimsuit issue where women wear nothing but words of wisdom on their bodies is "extremely important".

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:26

Bloemen, who came second to Kramer in the 5,000 metres, was born in Gouda but moved to Canada to compete for the Canadian national team in 2014 - he was able to compete for Canada because his father is a dual national. But Kramer fell well behind, never a threat to Bloemen, who raced around his 27 laps well ahead of his competitors, winning Canada's second ever medal in the men's 10,000m, the other coming in 1932, a bronze won by Frank Stack.

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:28

Reports emerged in the week about Pogba asking Mourinho to change the team's formation so he can play in a more advanced role. Mourinho signed the shirt and took everything in good spirits - unlike his managerial rival. He hit back saying Mourinho had senile dementia. "The players and the club wish him and his family the best for the present, the best for the future".

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:19

Mars has also won 11 Grammy Awards and swept the top three categories - album, song and record of the year - at this year's ceremony. Tickets to Bruno Mars' postponed October 30, 2017 concert will be honored at the September 7 show only.

by | February 16, 2018 | 06:53

She takes turns earlier and with more control. Holdener is vying to become the first Swiss racer to capture an Olympic medal in the women's slalom since Vreni Schneider's gold in 1994. Next, Shiffrin will try her hand in the slalom on Thursday night, an event she dominated in Sochi, becoming the youngest ever to take gold in the event at the Olympics at just 18.

by | February 16, 2018 | 06:27

Maxim Noreau also scored as the Canadians didn't let a Swiss team eager to mix it up sucker them into dumb penalties, and instead just kept skating their opponents into the ground, displaying numerous traits they'll need to emphasize when the opponents get tougher.

by | February 16, 2018 | 06:09

The eastern Indian state will also host the 2018 Men's Hockey World Cup from November 28 to December 16. Though the exact figures of Odisha's deal could not be confirmed, people familiar with the matter said it could be anything between three to four times of what Sahara was paying.

by | February 16, 2018 | 06:04

Mkhitaryan laid on the assist for Aubameyang's first Arsenal goal, and the creative midfielder admits he loves playing alongside the Gabon worldwide as he hopes for the two to continue their fantastic understanding. New Arsenal player Henrikh Mkhitaryan has told the club's official website Arsenal.com that he loves playing alongside record signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

by | February 16, 2018 | 06:03

A White House official said although Moon did not discuss the invitation with Pence, the South Korean president made it very clear that only when North Korea actually starts to take steps to denuclearize would anyone even consider beginning to take the pressure off.

by | February 16, 2018 | 05:54

Earlier South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon had hosted a lunch for the Pyongyang delegation at a five-star hotel. Pence told the Axios news outlet in an interview the United States would continue to intensify diplomatic and economic pressure on North Korea and that the sanctions would not be lifted until it abandoned its weapons programs.

by | February 16, 2018 | 05:11

The teams were playing in a six country qualifying pool, where the top two teams advance to the next qualifying stage for the tournament. After restricting Canada to a modest total of 194 with Srimantha Wijeratne's unbeaten 103, Nepal nearly slipped on the banana peel as they stared at defeat with nine wickets down for 144.

by | February 16, 2018 | 05:06

Fortunately, Newcastle have an option to sign Dubravka on a permanent deal. And that run extended to seven matches after Matt Ritchie stunned the visitors with a 65th-minute victor. And, according to the Mirror, Rafa Benitez's side are likely to pay the £5.2 million fee required to keep the 29-year-old at St James' Park on a long-term basis, provided they avoid an immediate return to the Championship .

by | February 16, 2018 | 05:04

Many fans and even Eagles die hards did not give them a shot for a Super Bowl run. When their starting quarterback, Carson Wentz , tore his ACL during a game on December 10, all hope seemed to be lost. Towards the end of the third quarter, Brady launched a touchdown pass deep into the hands of wide receiver Chris Hogan. The way they responded when we played at Lincoln Financial Field definitely made a difference.

by | February 16, 2018 | 04:49

They have nothing to lose in this match, and that makes them a risky proposition. Conte is likely to make several changes to his starting lineup with the West Londoners facing Barcelona in the Champions League next week. "Me and my dad were Hull fans for 90 minutes". We are backing Olivier Giroud as our prediction, and the Frenchman is available at 4/5 odds at the same bookmaker.

by | February 16, 2018 | 04:32

UEFA Champions League top scorer Cristiano Ronaldo added two goals to his tally on Wednesday and out-battled Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar in the process, as Real Madrid won 3-1 at home. It was a deserved win. "But we know we can turn things round at home". The fans were key today. And this is how they thank us, ' following it with a couple of laughing-face emojis.

by | February 16, 2018 | 04:16

It was also the ideal start for Shiffrin, who won the slalom in Sochi four years ago. Mazdzer won the silver medal in men's singles luge on February 11, becoming the first American in history to win a medal in the event. "I think we are more emotional than her". "You gotta try . You're here", she said with a smile. Svindal, 35, is the oldest man to win Olympic gold in Alpine skiing .

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:51

Pancake Day is celebrated by people all over the world, and some people even hold pancake-flipping competitions! In Christianity, that's the start of the 40 days of fasting and sacrifice observed before Easter Sunday. We eat pancakes on this day because traditionally it was the last opportunity to use up eggs and fats before embarking on the Lenten fast and pancakes are the flawless way of using up these ingredients.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:46

Colin Cowherd: "I think it was the first time, this morning, when Magic wakes up and looks at that and thinks 'we have to at least sit down and have discussions about moving on'". I should be back hopefully soon. "I want all my three boys to play for the Lakers". Ball averaged 33.7 FanDuel points in 36 games prior to injury.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:41

A spokesperson from the school's football team told CNN that Feis was a "kind soul...a very nice man...[and] died a hero". A football coach who shielded students when a shooter opened fire at a Florida high school on Wednesday has died, the school announced.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:37

The veteran won his grievance hearing against the Bengals and is now an unrestricted free agent. Normally, a player in McCarron's position - a fifth-round pick having just finished his fourth season - would automatically be a pending unrestricted free agent.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:35

They surrounded him, detained him briefly, pulled in a translator and mostly just killed time until they could release Howard at a safe distance from the cheerleaders. On Wednesday, South Korea's Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon described the North's participation in the Games as a milestone that opened up the door to build peace on the Korean Peninsula, according to South Korea's Yonhap news agency.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:37

Former CIA intelligence analyst Phil Mudd on Wednesday broke down Wednesday during a live TV broadcast following the deadly mass shooting at a Florida high school. Murphy, who was one of the first officials to arrive at the scene of the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn . It only happens here, not because of coincidence, not because of bad luck, but as a outcome of our inaction.

by | February 16, 2018 | 03:23

He is the second quickest player to reach the mark for Liverpool , and Klopp said: "He plays a good season, I recognise that already". A Cristiano Ronaldo brace helped Real Madrid come from behind to boost their hopes of once again retaining the Champions League during a pulsating last-16 3-1 victory over Paris St-Germain at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu last night.

by | February 16, 2018 | 02:54

Pogba and Sanchez are yet to complete 90 minutes together since the Chilean's switch from Arsenal , as Pogba has been hauled off by Mourinho in defeats at Spurs and Newcastle and dropped for Sanchez's goalscoring Old Trafford debut against Huddersfield.