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Ronaldo hits a hat trick Ronaldo hits a hat trick
- February 12, 2018

At the stroke of half-time, Real were 4-0 ahead of visitors, who only managed to regroup themselves in the second half by scoring 2 goals . "Today from the first minute the team has gone out to play football, to have the ball, to press the opponent, to steal high, and a big difference has been noticed", Sergio Ramos was quoted as saying. (more...)
Mkhitaryan: Four differences between Wenger and 'hard' Jose Mkhitaryan: Four differences between Wenger and 'hard' Jose
- February 12, 2018

All in all, he still had a very up and down season, but he did score one of the two goals in United's 2-0 win over Ajax in the Europa League Final. Wenger admitted the situation might have got to him. No, it is just linked with the fact that at Wembley you play special games where you are under pressure to perform and we responded well to it every time. (more...)
Mourinho refuses to rise to Souness' Pogba criticism Mourinho refuses to rise to Souness' Pogba criticism
- February 12, 2018

The one player who many decided was at fault however was Chris Smalling, who had a awful game - and it was said defender who Mourinho actually defended following the game, and made it clear he thinks defenders have to give away fouls at some point - and it seems that the main annoyance for the United boss was actually that the side managed to lose balls in the air - something they simply don't expect and something the manager will not accept. (more...)
Team USA Wins Figure Skating Team Event Bronze Medal Team USA Wins Figure Skating Team Event Bronze Medal
- February 12, 2018

Mirai Nagasu performs during the women's free skate program. Nagasu became the third woman to land a triple Axel at the Olympics, and the first American woman. Canada already was assured of the gold and the Russians had taken silver heading into the final discipline. "I'm so proud to be on this team", Rippon said on the NBC broadcast. (more...)
Pence, Warmbier's father meet with North Korean defectors Pence, Warmbier's father meet with North Korean defectors
- February 12, 2018

Moon has looked at the games as an opportunity to pursue a diplomatic opening with North Korea — a move the vice president cautioned against. Even on a brutally cold February evening, there were moments aplenty to warm the heart during a Winter Olympics opening ceremony which had peace as its central theme. (more...)
Huddersfield boss Wagner delighted with 'huge win' over Bournemouth Huddersfield boss Wagner delighted with 'huge win' over Bournemouth
- February 12, 2018

Mooy had been impressive for the Terriers, setting up both of Steve Mounie's goals. Victory did come at a cost for Huddersfield with Australian midfielder Mooy leaving the pitch on a stretcher in the second half after a clash of knees. Manchester United will play their first game with video assistant referee technology against Huddersfield Town in the FA Cup fifth round this month. (more...)
Canada wins two Olympic medals in slopestyle snowboarding Canada wins two Olympic medals in slopestyle snowboarding
- February 12, 2018

McMorris finished behind Red Gerard and Max Parrot in Pyeongchang on Sunday to complete a remarkable recovery for the Canadian, who was hospitalised after hitting a tree in March 2017. "It's worse when you play it safe and it doesn't work out". In taking silver and bronze respectively, the pair also made history by giving Canada its first ever double podium in an Olympic snowboard event, according to the Canadian Olympic Team . (more...)
Twitter reacts to LeBron James raining on Paul Pierce's parade Twitter reacts to LeBron James raining on Paul Pierce's parade
- February 12, 2018

Defensively, the Cavaliers are yielding 110.1 points per game. Paul Pierce was the man of the night at the TD Garden as the Boston Celtics hosted the visiting Cleveland Cavaliers during his jersey retirement. Finger-pointing and dirty looks gave way to high-fives and pumped fists on the other end, as the Cavaliers' defense cut down considerably on its mind-numbing lapses. (more...)
Reuben Foster arrested on domestic violence charge, report says Reuben Foster arrested on domestic violence charge, report says
- February 12, 2018

Foster was reportedly booked Sunday at the Santa Clara County Jail and is being held on $75,000 bail. The Los Gatos Police Department did not respond to calls for comment. He was kicked out of the National Football League combine in early March after an altercation with a hospital employee. Foster also missed five games with injuries. (more...)
South Africa stays alive in ODI series vs India
- February 12, 2018

The Indian bowlers dominated South African batsmen in the initial stages. Further recourse for the Proteas came from the venue, under fire recently and docked demerit points for a poor pitch in the Test match. This was Dhawan's third consecutive half-plus score in the series. That double strike by South Africa combined with a near hour-long interruption for lightning ended India's momentum. (more...)
Ted Potter outplays Dustin Johnson and wins Pebble Beach Ted Potter outplays Dustin Johnson and wins Pebble Beach
- February 12, 2018

It's the second victory of his career, the first coming almost six years ago at the 2012 Greenbrier Classic. "It's definitely pleasing, it was a struggle there, when you break your ankle and you don't know what's going to happen with your golf swing", an emotional Potter said, "to come back from that, I mean, it's just unbelievable right now". (more...)
Manchester United fans troll Arsenal after Henrikh Mkhitaryan 'shambles' v Spurs Manchester United fans troll Arsenal after Henrikh Mkhitaryan 'shambles' v Spurs
- February 12, 2018

He lost the ball, was poor in possession and ballooned a cross in the first-half. The pair enjoyed comfortable home debuts in last weekend's 5-1 rout of Everton but their local rivals are sure to provide tougher opposition as the two teams continue their bids for Champions League qualification. (more...)
Fred Warmbier: North Korea 'not really participating' in Winter Olympics Fred Warmbier: North Korea 'not really participating' in Winter Olympics
- February 12, 2018

Pyongyang has ruled out a meeting with the USA delegation during the Winter Games. Pyongyang conducted its largest nuclear test previous year and in November tested its most advanced intercontinental ballistic missile that experts said has the range to reach anywhere in the United States. (more...)
Harry Kane brilliantly trolls Piers Morgan after Spurs 1 Harry Kane brilliantly trolls Piers Morgan after Spurs 1
- February 12, 2018

A match that saw Harry Kane miss a penalty as well as convert one. But it should have been more , and Spurs will be the first to tell you that. Spurs survived the scare - and such was their domination after the break that it would have been a travesty had Arsenal escaped Wembley , hosting a Premier League record attendance of 83,222, with a draw. (more...)
Guardiola: Winning Premier League Title Will Be Special For Man City Guardiola: Winning Premier League Title Will Be Special For Man City
- February 11, 2018

However, the damage had already been done for the visitors by the time Mahrez entered as a substitute just after the hour mark thanks to another Aguero masterclass. A one-two with Sterling gave him space to cross, but he still had to find a way through the Leicester defence who had now switched to a back four. (more...)
Tireless Bosnian qualifier Basic clinches maiden title in Sofia Tireless Bosnian qualifier Basic clinches maiden title in Sofia
- February 11, 2018

Additionally, Basic becomes the first qualifier to win a title at the tour level since Peter Gojowczyk in Metz last season. Wawrinka, looking to play himself back into form after a long layoff due to a knee surgery, saved two set points in the opening tiebreak but Basic won it with a thundering serve that gave the 32-year-old Swiss no chance. (more...)
Michigan Basketball rides fast start past Wisconsin Michigan Basketball rides fast start past Wisconsin
- February 11, 2018

Five players are averaging at least 8.6 points per game for Wisconsin, they are Happ (17.8), Brad Davison (11.3), D'Mitrik Trice (9.4), Khalil Iversion (9.0) and Brevin Pritzl (8.6). On the season, Wisconsin basketball averages 67.4 points, 31.3 rebounds and 12.9 assists per game. Abdur-Rahkman snapped the flurry and a almost four-minute scoring drought with a driving layup at the 8:35 mark to give MI a 13-point lead. (more...)
Alvaro Morata makes surprising claim about Chelsea future Alvaro Morata makes surprising claim about Chelsea future
- February 11, 2018

Add Alvaro Morata's injury/absence to the ever-growing list of concerns which also happens to include Antonio Conte getting potentially fired, Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois's future, Tiemoue Bakayoko struggling to cope with the Premier League, among others and things are going from bad to worse to just downright terrible for the reigning Champions. (more...)
Kim Jong Un's sister departs South Korea Kim Jong Un's sister departs South Korea
- February 11, 2018

Kim Yo Jong , the younger sister of the North Korean leader, was in the south for the Winter Olympics amid a recent detente between the two neighbors, despite escalating tensions over the North's weapons program previous year and pressure from Seoul's allies in Washington. (more...)
Sabres star out with bad ankle Sabres star out with bad ankle
- February 11, 2018

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Buffalo Sabres leading scorer Jack Eichel is out indefinitely after being diagnosed with a sprained right ankle. Eichel suffered a high-ankle sprain on the eve of the season opener in October 2016. It will be interesting to see if any players takes advantage of the opportunity with Eichel out of the lineup although replace a player of his caliber is tough. (more...)
Pence Avoids 'Interaction' with N.Korean Officials at Olympics Pence Avoids 'Interaction' with N.Korean Officials at Olympics
- February 11, 2018

The North Korean delegation was invited to lunch with South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon at the five-star Walkerhill Hotel in eastern Seoul on Sunday, an official at the prime minister's office told Reuters . It's by far the most sustained public presence for Kim, who had been something of a mystery to many South Koreans, despite her known role in North Korea's politburo. (more...)
Teenager Wins First US Gold Medal at Pyeongchang Olympics Teenager Wins First US Gold Medal at Pyeongchang Olympics
- February 11, 2018

Gerard , who at 17 was the youngest competitor in the men's competition, scored a run of 87.16 to hold off Canadians Max Parrot and Mark McMorris , who finished second and third respectively. The 17-year-old snowboarder from just outside of Breckenridge, Colorado, won the Olympic gold medal in slopestyle Sunday, courtesy of a nimble, creative ride through a wind-swept course that left nearly everyone else scrambling to keep their footing. (more...)
Larry Nance Jr.'s 'first dunk' as a Cleveland Cavalier
- February 11, 2018

After moving Clarkson and Larry Nance to the Cavaliers , in exchange for a first-round pick and two expiring contracts (including Isaiah Thomas ), the Lakers are now expected (assuming they don't re-sign Julius Randle ) to have two max slots entering free agency during the summer. (more...)
Here's how Isaiah Thomas did in his Lakers debut
- February 11, 2018

Sneed that Harrison Barnes is expected back in the Mavs lineup tonight after missing the last two games with a left ankle sprain. The performance that Thomas had on Saturday is worlds different compared to what we saw in Cleveland, and Channing Fyre, who also got traded to Los Angeles, has a theory behind that, stating that his struggles were "just system-based". (more...)
Real Madrid vs Real Sociedad: Zidane speaks on 5-2 victory Real Madrid vs Real Sociedad: Zidane speaks on 5-2 victory
- February 11, 2018

And both sides will meet this Saturday aiming to leave their inconsistencies behind. Emery was happy PSG continued their strong run of form run, saying it was vital ahead of the last-16 first leg with the reigning European title holders. (more...)
Frank Reich the favorite for Colts job Frank Reich the favorite for Colts job
- February 11, 2018

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - After reopening their search when Josh McDaniels backed out, the Colts appear to be zeroing in on their next head coach. Reich emerged as the leader for the Colts job after McDaniels turned it down after last minute on Tuesday. (more...)
South Africa fined for slow over-rate in 4th ODI against India
- February 11, 2018

Van Niekerk's ingenuity amounted to a 72-run stand with du Preez, who anchored the chase with an unbeaten 111-ball 90 that steered a 118-run third-wicket partnership with 18-year-old Wolvaardt. South Africa made two changes, bringing in Morne Morkel for Imran Tahir. The Proteas went into the Pink ODI under pressure having lost the opening three matches and Klaasen‚ who replaced injured Quinton de Kock in the side‚ said the victory is a massive confidence booster for them going into the ... (more...)
Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller take South Africa to thrilling win
- February 11, 2018

Andile Phehlukwayo (23 off 5 balls) and Heinrich Klaasen (43 off 27 balls) were the unbeaten batsmen at the close. The duo added 100 off as many balls as South Africa looked lost for ideas with Markram's leadership inexperience showing in his odd field settings. (more...)
Guardiola bites back at Neville's managerial record Guardiola bites back at Neville's managerial record
- February 11, 2018

And he should know that because he was a manager - for a short time". Guardiola played down that suggestion, adding that in his decade-long coaching career he had always previously named a full bench. "I said many times the only thing they (referees) have to do is protect the players", City boss Pep Guardiola said after his side's 2-0 FA Cup fourth round win in the Welsh capital. (more...)
Henrikh Mkhitaryan: Wenger understands players better than Mourinho Henrikh Mkhitaryan: Wenger understands players better than Mourinho
- February 11, 2018

A player from Armenia, who overcame the death of his father from cancer, escaped childhood poverty, speaks seven languages, was the best player in Germany and Ukraine, and reached the highest level of his sport is too "soft" to play in England. (more...)

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