by | February 08, 2018 | 06:14

Fifteen Russians denied a spot at the Pyeongchang Olympics despite having life bans for doping overturned have launched a fresh bid to take part, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said on Wednesday. Bach, speaking in Pyeongchang ahead of the Winter Olympics, read a statement featuring seven decisions, the last of which warned boxing could be omitted from the Olympics if AIBA's governance did not improve.

by | February 08, 2018 | 03:20

Nowitzki needed to log seven minutes to reach the milestone, which he achieved in the second quarter of the game. Clippers coach Doc Rivers said: "That's insane". Nowitzki was sidelined a total of 28 games last season, primarily due to persistent soreness in his Achilles tendon early in the season. Now averaging 24.9 minutes per game, Dirk Nowitzki will likely finish the season (health withstanding, of course) third on the all-time minutes list.

by | February 08, 2018 | 02:17

Chelsea play Championship side Hull in the fifth round of the FA Cup next weekend, after the visit of West Brom in the league on Monday. Conte also refused to accept injuries and fatigue are the reason for the stark difference in Chelsea's performances in results from his first season where they didn't have the distraction of European football.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:34

Copeland remained sitting, not glancing at his mom. The battle for Copeland's signature came down to Alabama , Florida and Tennessee , and it lasted until the bitter end. Credit to Copeland for answering the question straightforwardly; he told them that it's his mother and that he didn't know why she left, but that he felt good about his decision.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:27

President Donald Trump and Pyongyang swapping nuclear threats. Kim Jong Un's little sister may encounter certain difficulties traveling to South Korea, as she is blacklisted by the US government for various human rights violations. Ms Kim and her brother, the leader, were born to the same mother, Ko Yong Hui. Indeed, she'll want to keep on her brother's good side, if the fate of their half-brother Kim Jong Nam is anything to go by.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:25

Mohamed Salah's double against Spurs at Anfield on Sunday took his Premier League tally to 23 goals, surpassing the 22 that Mido got during his spells with Tottenham, Middlesbrough and Wigan. Goalkeeper, you might argue another centre back, creative midfield player, another striker, maybe a wide player just in case they want to change it around a little bit and break it up.

by | February 08, 2018 | 01:03

A star will also feature above the crest on the kit - which is made by Nike - to denote England's one and only World Cup triumph. Nike's Nigeria shirts are part of a collection which features Fast Fit Vapotknit technology to aide the athlete's performance.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:36

SEAN RIGG has snubbed the chance of creating a major FA Cup upset at Wembley by quitting Newport County to become a tattoo artist. Tottenham Hotspur will face Rochdale in the fifth round on February 18. Complications over that injury and issues in his personal life meant that he did not return until last November, but he was linked with a move back to Italy for numerous 13 months he spent out.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:01

Fifteen Russians whose life bans for doping were lifted last week have been barred from the Pyeongchang Winter Games, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said yesterday, as Russia's doping conspiracy continued to reverberate just days before the opening ceremony .

by | February 07, 2018 | 23:57

Drummond leads the National Basketball Association in rebounding (15.3) and is posting career highs in assists (3.8) and steals (1.7) and minutes (33.1) this season. 5, 2018, in Detroit . Detroit will be hard-pressed even to simply cancel out Lillard and McCollum, who have combined for 40 or more points in each of the last six games.

by | February 07, 2018 | 23:47

If the line can hold up, Brady's deep arsenal of weapons should be able to make plays. The Patriots have an extra second round pick and $17 million in cap space (with room to get plenty more), they can add some talent to the defense. Never really played on our terms. Of course, we have to entertain the possibility that it actually was Melania Trump who was standing there next to her husband on the White House lawn, and perhaps it just seems as if everything that comes out of his mouth is ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 23:40

Just hours after the Philadelphia Eagles won Super Bowl LII with a thrilling 41-33 victory over the New England Patriots , already has published the odds for next year's champion, and the Dolphins are now being given 75-1 odds to win Super Bowl LIII.

by | February 07, 2018 | 23:17

Earlier, IOC disciplinary commission chair Denis Oswald made reference to the decision by CAS last week to clear 28 Russian athletes of doping at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. Russian officials requested invites for 13 athletes and two coaches from that group of 28, but were turned down by the International Olympic Committee, which has also rejected other Russians citing new evidence of possible drug use in the past.

by | February 07, 2018 | 23:09

According to L'Equipe, the Frenchman has rejected a new contract offer and with Monaco now paying him a relatively measly £20,000 per week, Liverpool should be able to attract the 22-year-old to Anfield in the summer easily. It is believed that Lemar's preferred destination is Anfield, and that he has turned down a contract extension offer at Monaco so that he can join Klopp's men in the summer.

by | February 07, 2018 | 22:59

Porzingis appeared to come down on Antetokounmpo's ankle and immediate grabbed his left knee while in visible pain. The Knicks' season effectively ended on Tuesday. "Hoping for a speedy recovery KP". This is some absolutely brutal news for Porzingis and the Knicks . New York , which entered the game a season-worst eight games under.500 after losing three straight, was leading 31-30 at the time of injury.

by | February 07, 2018 | 21:59

The indices continue to trade in negative territory. We're breaking them down here. "Recently announced Union Budget is growth oriented and will help the economy in growth ignition, provided timely execution takes place", said Anita Gandhi, Whole Time Director, Arihant Capital Markets.

by | February 07, 2018 | 21:53

That proved to be a ruse when Walker flung the hat away and stripped off a layer of clothing to show he was wearing UGA items. He then revealed that he was wearing Georgia trousers and a Georgia shirt, confirming that he was joining the Bulldogs.

by | February 07, 2018 | 21:28

Of course, Mourinho ended up getting sacked less than a year after winning the Premier League , and a couple of reasons that earned him the sack are looking to do the same, with Antonio Conte . Following last night's 4-1 defeat to Watford off the back of a 3-0 loss at home to Bournemouth , serious questions are being asked. "In this situation, the fault is the coach's - maybe I made a bad decision with the starting XI".

by | February 07, 2018 | 20:57

Williams was traded again this summer in the Chris Paul blockbuster and went from the Rockets to the Clippers. Basically, it was assumed that the Clippers would trade Williams to a contender, as it didn't appear that they would have much use for a 31-year-old when they were entering rebuilding mode.

by | February 07, 2018 | 20:26

The key return for the Knicks in the trade, which was scheduled to be formally announced later Wednesday, is the addition of Charlotte's second-round picks in 2020 and 2021. Due to the fact that he's on an expiring contract, however, it's likely that the Knicks' top priority was acquiring multiple draft picks. He was originally an early-second round selection of the Philadelphia 76ers .

by | February 07, 2018 | 20:01

That leaves plenty of open spots with more than a dozen targets still on the board. Meyer and Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith also say they were close on a two-year contract extension for the coach. The son of the former National Football League player by the same name was considered the top unsigned prospect left to commit. Oregon's current offensive line class, consisting of two three-star prospects and a pair of four-star talent, averages just under 6-foot-6 and 330 pounds.

by | February 07, 2018 | 19:46

In his return from a three-game absence (right quad contusion), Irving said, "Didn't feel as good as I wanted to". The Raptors overcame 17 points from Boston's Kyrie Irving in his return from an injury. Brad Stevens could tell from the get-go that his team didn't have its typical stuff as it struggled to match the Raptors' aggressiveness from the opening tip.

by | February 07, 2018 | 19:42

Maxwell launched a six to seal victory and reach a second worldwide T20 ton as the hosts passed England's 9-155 with nine deliveries to spare on Wednesday night. After an action-packed Test series which Australia won by 2-1, and an ODI series which England won by 4-1, the bitter rivals will square off once again, but this time in T20 format.

by | February 07, 2018 | 19:18

This was the rare five-star recruitment that was kept mostly under wraps and out of the limelight, which made it hard to predict where things stood. But with the way recruiting rankings are tabulated, even a strong finish like the one Ohio State is now enjoying may not be enough for the Buckeyes to fend off Georgia, which is expected to finish with more commitments.

by | February 07, 2018 | 18:28

Gary Lineker has piled more misery on Cristiano Ronaldo by choosing Lionel Messi , Neymar and Harry Kane ahead of the Real Madrid striker. But PSG's director Luis Fernadez has boldly claimed that the Brazilian "will not leave". 'He is very happy, very comfortable here with his teammates, ' Fernandez said. Neymar is eager to succeed here and bring titles. If you score a goal in the final, you'll have a great chance of winning the trophy as the best player, so I support him, and I ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 17:24

Nick Foles , the Super Bowl MVP, and Tom Brady combined for a National Football League postseason record 874 passing yards. The early numbers showed a 7 percent drop in ratings compared to previous year, including all streaming sources as well as cable and satellite television, .

by | February 07, 2018 | 16:46

Sanchez is not the first player to be involved in tax fraud allegations while playing for Barcelona . The Manchester United forward was accused of defrauding the treasury of €1 million between 2012 and 2013, relating to income from his image rights.

by | February 07, 2018 | 15:45

He played just eight games last season and missed the Patriots' entire playoff run after undergoing season-ending back surgery. "That's what I go out and expect our team to do", Brady continued. Brady knows he can't leave after the Patriots traded, and he has said all along that he wants to play at least into his mid-40s. Super Bowl 52 just finished and it was one of the most memorable in recent memory.

by | February 07, 2018 | 15:07

However, a forensic report issued by the Punjab Forensic Science Agency (PFSA) had earlier confirmed that the girl was raped before she was murdered . "These two suspects are Asma's relatives and are less than thirty-year-old", he said, but refused to share their identity as he was not entitled to speak to the media.

by | February 07, 2018 | 14:58

Boston is 17-1-4 in its last 22 games and only three points behind NHL-leading Tampa Bay in the Atlantic Division. The Pittsburgh Penguins take on the Vegas Golden Knights at home on Tuesday at 7 p.m. Martin Frk scored a power-play goal in the second for Detroit, but the Bruins quickly wiped out that lead later in the period. Pittsburgh got the next two making it five unanswered.

by | February 07, 2018 | 14:59

Under the new proposal, for which the public comment period ended on Monday, employers could use workers' tips for most any objective, as long as the workers who received the tips also were paid at least $7.25 an hour, the federal minimum wage.

by | February 07, 2018 | 14:17

The report said a window was broken. The Patriots returned to MA on Monday afternoon. Foxboro and State Police conducted a forensic examination of Gronkowski's property during an investigation of the break-in. The second roommate's door had been left unlocked, and "hundreds of dollars" worth of items were missing. "There were items stolen". "To come home from what was a frustrating loss and to have this experience, I'm sure has been very unpleasant for him".

by | February 07, 2018 | 13:35

As the Gunners strolled to an easy 5-1 win with three goals in 20 minutes, the Gabon worldwide opened his account for his new side in the first half. Aaron Ramsey was one of the heroes for the Gunners , firing home his first ever career hat-trick. Mkhitaryan, in particular, looked superb as he laid on three goals on his debut having struggled to make an impact at Manchester United.

by | February 07, 2018 | 13:24

My two kids live in Madrid with their mother. The Belgian grew strong ties in the Spanish city during his three-year stay and left two kids over there when he headed back to Chelsea in 2014. What is certain is that I will one day return to Madrid. "But I do not pay much attention to that, I stay focused on Chelsea", he explained. "There is no hurry, I have a contract until 2019 and normally there is no problem".

by | February 07, 2018 | 13:26

It would an understatement to describe the Proteas defeats in the first two ODI's against India , in Durban and Centurion as dismal. India will then take on the Proteas in the three-match T20I series beginning February 18 with the final game being played at Newlands, Cape Town on February 24.