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by | April 09, 2018 | 07:05

He didn't play very well in the first half against Manchester City but, before that, he had been outstanding and we had been a little bit short in midfield in recent weeks anyway. It was the second consecutive game that Allardyce has taken Rooney off around 55-minute mark. "I think in the end, when you finish the game as strongly as that, bring yourself back into it and put Liverpool under pressure, I suppose we're rather unlucky with the Cenk Tosun header".

by | April 09, 2018 | 06:26

The touch was light, but enough to puncture Verstappen's tyre - which then led to damage as the Red Bull man limped his way back to the pits, ultimately prompting Verstappen's retirement from the race. "From the start I was enjoying the feel of the vehicle and finding the gaps and it was shaping up to be an exciting race". "There needs to be a certain respect between drivers".

by | April 09, 2018 | 05:26

Spurs had a two-goal lead at half-time but a penalty, which Cristiano Ronaldo converted, gave United impetus before Wayne Rooney equalised. While much of the criticism may well have been over the top, he did go into this game on a run of 21 matches without scoring a goal - that is the longest such streak in Pogba's entire professional career.

by | April 09, 2018 | 04:50

Meanwhile Raikkonen's auto was dragged away from the pit lane. Hamilton was low down after incurring a five-place grid penalty for an unauthorised gearbox change. Raikkonen was forced to retire after the accident with his mechanic and Bottas started to reel in Vettel but the German lasted the distance. "But I think there was still enough space on the left".

by | April 09, 2018 | 04:40

The result means that Hamilton, who has won the Bahrain GP twice in 2014 and 2015, will serve a five-place grid penalty in the main race. Max Verstappen crashed on the exit of Turn Two, losing control as his vehicle slewed across the track and into the barriers.

by | April 09, 2018 | 02:58

On Saturday night, Manziel made his NFL Spring League debut at an undisclosed high school near Austin, Tex. Manziel scrambled to his right and tossed an off-balance throw to the back of the end zone to former Baylor receiver Antwan Goodley for a one-yard touchdown.

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:47

Facebook has confirmed that the data of 2.7 million European Union citizens were among those improperly used by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica , the European Union executive said on 6 April . There are also concerns that thousands of Australians were caught in the data drag net. Facebook has been going through the most tumultuous phase in the company's history, with the stunning Cambridge Analytica revelations leading to the biggest period of user frustration since it ...

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:42

Conor McGregor was escorted out of a NY police station in handcuffs after being charged with three counts of assault and one count of criminal mischief. Cian Cowley (25), also a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter, from Dublin , has been charged with assault. Video footage emerged on social media of McGregor and his entourage storming into the Barclays Center and making their presence felt.

by | April 09, 2018 | 01:29

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo put in a scorcher of a lap to be fifth and just a few tenths off the pace from Hamilton, showing how fast his vehicle is this season. But disaster struck as Raikkonen's auto was dropped from the jack before the left-rear wheel had been changed. With Hamilton starting from far back, he needs to still be wary of his teammate Raikkonen, Bottas and Ricciardo.

by | April 09, 2018 | 00:37

Dana White says Conor McGregor shouldn't run to him for help after the MMA icon was slapped with assault and criminal mischief charges in Brooklyn early Friday. authorities seizing his passport, reports said . Barring any difficulty at Friday's weigh-in, the belt will go to the victor of Saturday night's UFC 223 main event pitting Russia's Nurmagomedov (25-0) against featherweight champion Max Holloway (19-3).

by | April 09, 2018 | 00:21

Manchester United produced an incredible second half fightback at the Etihad to overturn a 2-0 half-time deficit and stop Manchester City winning the Premier League title. Still, I think United would have expected to be put under more pressure at the end. The United 'keeper ensured that the visitors held on to their one goal lead with a trademark acrobatic save, tipping Sergio Agüero's header over the bar.

by | April 09, 2018 | 00:05

There seemed little reason for the script to change this year too. Yu Mengyu pulled a point back for the Republic when she beat Madhurika Patkar 3-0 (13-11, 11-2, 11-6). It's hard to believe that Manu Bhaker had never even held the air pistol until two years ago. Heena Sidhu joined the teenager on the podium with a come-from-behind performance.

by | April 08, 2018 | 23:46

RCMP confirmed 15 people have died and that another 15 were taken to hospital. "My brother didn't make it..." No names were given, and police would not say whether players or coaches were among the dead. Amy Lieu is a news editor and reporter for Fox News. "We don't know who has passed and we don't expect to know right away", he added. NHL teams are coming together in a show of support towards the junior hockey team.

by | April 08, 2018 | 23:18

I think Paris-Roubaix has to be the toughest race because you have the terrain - there are anything between 52 and 55 kilometres of cobbles over the course of around 260 kilometres. His Veranda's Willems-Crelan team tweeted after the race: "No update on Michael Goolaerts yet". They later appealed for people to refrain from speculation as they wait for an update on his situation.

by | April 08, 2018 | 23:13

He also was charged with misdemeanor assault , menacing and reckless endangerment. The 29-year-old McGregor threw a hand cart, chairs and barricade at the bus before fleeing in an SUV. Olivier Aubin-Mercier, who replaced Mairbek Taisumov to fight Evan Dunham, uploaded this picture of a poster, which he claimed were posted everywhere in the Barclays Centre in New York City.

by | April 08, 2018 | 21:52

Venkat Rahul lifted a total of 338 kg - 151 kg in snatch and 187 in clean and jerk - to bring maiden gold medal for India in this weight category. 16-year-old Manu Bhaker and Heena Sidhu shot their way to Gold & Silver in Women's 10m Air Pistol.

by | April 08, 2018 | 21:41

Reuters Sport looks at five reasons why Ernesto Valverde's side have proved invincible this season in Spain. Valverde's men have now matched the record set by Real Sociedad in 1989 and 1990. Barcelona won the first leg 4-1. Sevilla face Bayern Munich on Wednesday's at the Allianz Arena needing to overturn a 2-1 deficit to reach the Champions League semi-finals.

by | April 08, 2018 | 21:19

Everton opened with the high-tempo craved by the crowd and Ragnar Klavan was nearly dispossessed by Theo Walcott on the edge of Liverpool's penalty area. Liverpool's injury problems continued in the warm-up when Alberto Moreno pulled out with a thigh problem. Yet Liverpool's full-backs were only seriously tested in the final stages while Séamus Coleman and Leighton Baines were exposed time and again during the first half.

by | April 08, 2018 | 20:39

United's response in the second half was an attitudinal one. "To lose against City and to see them celebrate, I couldn't let that happen". Manchester United defender Chris Smalling scored the victor after two quick goals by Paul Pogba cancelled out first-half goals by Vincent Kompany and Ilkay Gundogan.

by | April 08, 2018 | 20:38

They led 2-0 at the break but it could easily have been a four or five-goal advantage had chances been taken. Pep Guardiola's side conceded three in 19 minutes at Anfield and three in 16 minutes here. United finished sixth, 24 points behind champions Chelsea, last season and Mourinho wants a similar level of improvement to tilt the balance of power in Manchester back in United's favour.

by | April 08, 2018 | 19:28

United have received criticism for their performances under the Portuguese coach at times during his reign. "We deserve a bit more respect than people give", he told the BBC . "The manager didn't have to say much at half time as we knew ourselves as players it was a poor performance, but he said that we didn't want to be the clowns standing there watching them get their title".

by | April 08, 2018 | 19:08

Mohali: Kolkata Knight Riders ( KKR ) and Royal Challengers Bangalore ( RCB ) will begin their journey in the 11th edition of the Indian Premier League ( IPL ) with a mouthwatering clash at the Eden Gardens and astrologer believes that RCB will emerge victorious.

by | April 08, 2018 | 16:54

An injured Jadhav was unable to run due to hamstring problem and played three dot balls before smashing a six and boundary, finishing the game in 19.5 overs. But he could barely affect Bravo who launched a flurry of big shots and took it down to the final over for his team. Rohit Sharma also looked far from being at his best as he walked back after Ambati Rayudu took a well-timed catch to ensure his former captain's return to the dressing room.

by | April 08, 2018 | 16:49

Twenty-nine people were on the bus. One parent shared a heart-wrenching image of his son Derek Patter holding hands with two of his team mates while lying in hospital. The team includes 24 players, ages ranging from 16 to 21. Most of the others list their hometowns as being in the province of Alberta. "We are just in utter disbelief and shock at the loss that's fallen upon us".

by | April 08, 2018 | 15:50

England's Sarah Davies, who lifted 122kg in clean and jerk, won silver with a combined lift of 217kg, having earlier lifted 95kg in snatch. World No.2 Kidambi Srikanth and London Olympics medallist Saina Nehwal guided India to the final of the mixed team badminton event, beating Singapore 3-1 in the semi-final at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Sunday.

by | April 08, 2018 | 15:44

We sifted through some memorable quotes from Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola - but who said what? "You have to judge the performance and the way they played not only to look at the result make a judgement". I didn't expect that a club as prestigious as Liverpool would do these kind of things. "Hopefully it doesn't happen again". "A little sad for fans and players, we will try to be in a good mood next Tuesday".

by | April 08, 2018 | 15:19

Within the East, the Celtics are locked in because the No. 2 seed behind Toronto. They lost Kyrie Irving to a knee procedure that'll cost him as much as six months . Kyrie Irving was supposed to be Boston's savior. The hole his absence created has been filled nicely by reserve Terry Rozier , who is playing his best basketball in his third year in the league.

by | April 08, 2018 | 11:52

Vigneault appeared to be on the hot seat after a awful start to 2017-18, yet the Rangers rallied for a portion of the season, delaying the seemingly inevitable. "Once we know the team we try and put in a system, it maximizes their talent and their potential and try and mask and work on the areas that we need improvement".

by | April 08, 2018 | 09:58

The women's 10m air pistol gold at the ISSF World Cup earlier this year made her the youngest Indian shooter to take the top prize in a World Cup. The 28-year-old Sidhu - recipient of the Times of India Sports Awards (TOISA) Shooter of the Year award in February - stormed back from the face of elimination in stunning manner to claim silver with a total effort of 234.

by | April 08, 2018 | 09:27

No one knew what was going to happen with Holland after the season. Holland, however, has faced increased criticism from Red Wings fans and commentators, with the later-than-usual announcement of his contract extension leading some to believe the team's ownership was considering a change.

by | April 08, 2018 | 09:04

Los Angeles Angels rookie Shohei Ohtani hit his third homer of the season Friday night in his first at-bat against the Oakland Athletics . Stephen Piscotty gave the A's an early lead in the second inning, doubling off JC Ramirez to bring in Matt Chapman for the first run of the game.

by | April 08, 2018 | 08:33

A dramatic " moving day " saw Reed finish 14 under for the tournament, three strokes ahead of nearest challenger McIlroy. McIlroy - chasing the career Grand Slam - added a 1-under 71 to his 69 opener to sit 4 under. Asked about what kind of atmosphere there might be tomorrow, Reed smiled: "It'll be a calmer". But he shrugged off any other comparisons, starting with the decorum outside the ropes at Augusta National compared with a flag-waving crowd at the Ryder Cup.

by | April 08, 2018 | 08:01

Conor McGregor going ballistic at Thursday's UFC 223 Media Day in Brooklyn, N.Y. led not only to him being banned from Barclays Arena on Saturday, but his entire crew, including individuals that were not involved in the incident earlier in the week.

by | April 08, 2018 | 06:40

The Broncos, like other teams in the league, attract players from different parts of Canada who stay with host families during the hockey season, the team's website said . "An entire country is in shock and mourning today", Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said. The victims of the crash have not been identified by authorities yet.

by | April 08, 2018 | 05:58

Knicks 122, Heat 98: Rookie Damyean Dotson had a career-high 30 points and 11 rebounds, reserve Luke Kornet added a career-best 17 points and NY blew out Miami. Bogdanovic knocked down a 16-footer with just over a second remaining, then tipped the ensuing Memphis inbounds pass to help Sacramento escape with a 94-93 victory Friday night.