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by | February 14, 2018 | 18:35

He was conscious and able to sit up before being assisted into a sled to be stretchered to medical assistance. The accident comes after many athletes have spoken about the unsafe, windy conditions in Pyeongchang . Competing in the women's event earlier in the week, Britain's Aimee Fuller came 17th having suffered a heavy crash on her second run. While bronze medallist Enni Rukajarvi said: 'It was pretty bad.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:30

Hirano scored the silver medal, while Australian snowboarder Scotty James won bronze. The 31-year-old pulled off an epic final run to avenge the disappointment of missing out on a medal four years ago and add to his legacy following golds in Turin in 2006 and Vancouver in 2010.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:15

The NCAA rejected Notre Dame's appeal of 21 vacated wins , making the Fighting Irish's all-time win total 885. Jenkins didn't name the North Carolina case but referred to a "recent high profile academic misconduct case in which the NCAA Committee on Infractions chair explained that even though certain classes "more likely than not" were used to keep athletes eligible with fraudulent credits, the legitimacy of those classes was beyond the jurisdiction of the NCAA's enforcement process ...

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:02

When asked if he was looking forward to forming a partnership with Ozil and Aubameyang, Mkhitaryan said: "Yes of course". Former Manchester United player Mkhitaryan made an impressive start to life in North London. He added: 'I thought it could only be in a dream that we could join another club other than Dortmund but I am very happy for that. " Two days wasn't enough to remember all the stuff that we did together but in the game, it worked very well ", he explained.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:39

Rohit Sharma roared back to form with an impressive century as India defeated South Africa by 73 runs in the fifth ODI at Port Elizabeth to secure the series 4-1, their first ever series triumph on the South African soil. India didn't get the pace required to set up a large total as wickets fell after another and the now World No 1 side scoring just 55 runs in the last 10 overs.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:38

In 2014 Radford came out and in that same year won the silver medal at the Winter Olympics in Russian Federation. Both Radford and Rippon aren't done performing yet. The Canadian Olympic swimmer came out as gay in 1998 after he retired from the sport, and even then, he faced backlash and lost business. NBC commentator Johnny Weir announced that Rippon was the first openly gay athlete from the United States to medal at the Winter Games, according to NBC .

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:33

Kyle Lowry's buzzer beating three-pointer to end the 1st half turned out to be the difference in a narrow 115-112 Raptors victory over the Miami Heat . Dwyane Wade was back in a Heat uniform after they dealt for him at last week's trade deadline. With Toronto almost blowing a lead late in the fourth quarter, one particular strategy jumps out.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:29

Afterwards, he credited his rivals, including Australian Scotty James who took the bronze, with keeping him on his toes. However, White matched Hirano with consecutive 1440s of his own, scoring a 97.75 in the final run of the competition.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:27

A five-year-old Bichon Frise called Flynn was named Best in Show at the 2018 Westminster Dog Show in NYC and as well as his agility it was his fluffy good looks that were a hit with the crowd. Flynn, the Bichon Frise , with handler Bill McFadden , poses after winning Best in Show at the Westminster Kennel Club 142nd Annual Dog Show in Madison Square Garden, Feb.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:18

Jim Johannson, who passed away suddenly at 53 ahead of the Olympics, left an indelible mark on USA Hockey, and the late Team USA GM will remain close to the hearts of the 25 American players representing their country in Pyeongchang. The women's ice hockey event will conclude February 22 with a game determining the gold medal victor. While the Finnish team seems a bit boring from the edges, they've proved to be always competitive in global level and have great depth which might come in ...

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:14

I think sometimes I will come across people, and they'll spend 20-30 minutes with me. "The other day I was joking to one of my friends". That it was overlooked says a lot about they way women in sport continue to be seen as second best to men.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:04

Wales staff, including Gatland, spoke to World Rugby officials, who formally apologised for the mistake. You've just got to back the individual to use the replays and communicate well with the touch judges and the referee, then hopefully they get the majority of them right.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:00

Kim, whose grandmother came from Seoul to watch her compete for the first time, seemed to unaffected by the grandeur of the Games. She was coming down with a bad case of the hangrys, the unfortunate result of not finishing her breakfast sandwich .

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:58

Ajax teenage star Justin Kluivert has admitted he can see himself playing in the Premier League in few years after suggesting Arsenal , Tottenham Hotspur , Chelsea and Manchester United are "nice clubs". Still, there's a long way to go before any move of this type materialises, and it appears as though of all of Europe's grand football clubs, the teenager would prefer to move to Barca at this point.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:54

Boomer Phelps is officially a big brother, and #babyshark officially has a name. Yesterday, hours before Nicole gave birth, the couple were celebrating the new addition to their family with a small, classy baby shower . we are so thankful for everyone who was able to be with us and everyone who was with us in spirit", Nicole captioned the snapshot . Maybe I cried when I got the notification on a train, maybe I didn't.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:56

The folks playing host to the Genesis Open this week got the hype going Monday posting a 60-second Q&A with Tiger Woods . Dustin Johnson: The World No.1 comes in as defending champion, and his record here is exceptional. "The more tournaments I play in I'll get used to that". Dustin Johnson reached the world number one spot at the Genesis Open previous year. He extended his advantage to nine at one stage during the final round and he was able to cruise home, five ahead of nearest ...

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:49

Matip's compatriot Vincent Aboubakar netted five in five in the group stage - only six players scored more - and his relationship with Moussa Marega and Yacine Brahimi represents a severe test for Liverpool's backline. They haven't progressed past the quarter-finals since they lifted the trophy in 2004. "It suits this Liverpool team to go out and play on the front foot", he explained.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:51

It is unusual, but hardly unprecedented, for men and women to have races pushed onto the same day at a major competition because of bad weather. It may well have affected the outcome of the men's combined - one run of downhill , one run of slalom - when course officials lowered the start and made course adjustments to decrease the amount of "air" coming over jumps on the downhill course because of the wind.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:51

The majority of the Michigan State Faculty Senate has voted "no confidence" in the school's Board of Trustees. Of the 65 members of the Faculty Senate at the meeting, 61 voted for the measure. "Although it's mostly a symbolic vote, I think it very accurately represents our community at this point", said MSU senior Alondra Alvizo. The report, though not calling out the coaches by name, alleged that both programs had a culture of sexual assault, and that both were said to have mishandled cases ...

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:50

We don't control them. By stepping aside and letting the players coach themselves. Andre Iguodala was the head coach first. The Warriors left Monday, not only with a renewed energy and confidence, but perhaps a couple new coach of the year candidates.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:40

The controversial play came in the first half: On fourth-and-goal, late in the second quarter, Eagles tight end Trey Burton threw a touchdown pass to quarterback Nick Foles . "We always use a yard, maybe a yard-and-a-half". However, for one Eagles player, the day was a little bit of a sticky situation. Corey Clement found himself in a situation where he was trying to get back on the bus to celebrate with his teammates as they went around the city.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:42

It was only one game, but the moves are already paying off. Though the value of the return was equal, considering Thomas' MVP campaign last season, Crowder's body of work and the likelihood that the Nets would finish with one of the worst records in the National Basketball Association, it was a trade where the fit of the trade wasn't ideal.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:30

Yet in the new tranche of rights, Sky has nabbed the four main totalling 128 games a season, up from 126 matches now, for "just" £1.193 billion per annum, representing a 16% cost reduction per game compared with the current agreement. In the previous round, Sky faced an over 80 percent increase in price after BT entered the market with its own sports TV plans. The new deal will allow Sky to have first pick for every weekend match, while also showing the 19:45 Saturday evening matches ...

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:28

Tuesday, left one person dead and two others injured. The passenger of the Ferrari was transported to a local hospital in serious condition, according to officials. Wilson was driving an SUV that was "clipped" by the Ferrari prior to the wreck, Los Angeles Detective Jeff Fischer told KTLA . Thousands of well-wishers have taken to Twitter after hearing of the fatal accident.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:23

Sometimes they're dirty but I didn't think that one was. Neuvirth , though, has been with the Flyers for three seasons and has made 30 starts in three separate seasons during a 10-year career. "Our goals remain in place and they remain behind closed doors", Hakstol said. "This team, all we want to talk about is every day coming out and competing hard for one another and sticking together".

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:17

Associated Press reported that Sweeney, who was competing in her first Winter Olympics , was quickly attended to by medical personal. She wound up sliding feet-first up one curve toward the track roof before getting thrown from her sled and eventually tumbling to a stop.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:14

But it was quite impressive to see the Spurs midfielder control a tie against elite European opposition at this stage of the Champions League. After going 2-0 down in the opening 10 minutes at the Juventus Stadium on Tuesday evening, Tottenham fought back valiantly and dominated the Italian giants for large spells beforesecuring the draw and two vital away goals.

by | February 14, 2018 | 15:58

Having struggled in LaLiga this season, the Champions League is set to be Madrid's last chance at another trophy this campaign. Wednesday night will give us an answer to these queries once and for all. It is a Champions League game. The incident prompted some PSG fans to boo Neymar , even though he scored four goals in the 8-0 win. The Brazilian left Barcelona for Paris to step out of Lionel Messi's shadow.

by | February 14, 2018 | 15:51

The 27-year-old from Saint-Felicien, Que., was a medal threat for the Canadians after winning silver in the distance at last year's world championships. It just feels so great, " Morris added after securing Canada's third gold medal of the Games and eighth overall". Canada edged ahead with an early four-pointer before steadily growing their lead through some tactical stones, although a nervous performance from Switzerland's Rios helped their cause.

by | February 14, 2018 | 15:40

He will always be a special player for me. The former midfielder, who began his career at White Hart Lane and stayed with the club for 17 years, spent eight days in London's St Mary's Hospital after the accidental collision. Ryan Mason was been described as "one of the best players" to come out of Tottenham's academy, on the day he announced his retirement from football at the age of just 26.

by | February 14, 2018 | 15:32

The deal gives the playoff-contending Kings more depth on the blue line as they assume the final three-plus years of Phaneuf's contract, though the Senators are retaining 25 percent of his salary and $7 million salary-cap hit. "For me, personally, with her there, it's a good situation", he said. Phaneuf had his career high in points with the Flames with 60 points in 82 games.

by | February 14, 2018 | 13:11

Hike in honorarium to Anganwadi workers, underpass from the Ramniwas garden to Delhi road for a better traffic management, biogas plants in cow shelters were among other announcements made in Rajasthan budget 2018. Free Wi-Fi government colleges and free travel facility to interview aspirants for competitive exams conducted by UPSC, RPSC etc. Eight new ITIs to be opened in the state.

by | February 12, 2018 | 17:37

This "All Lives Matter" approach-honoring White people during Black History Month-comes after the Boston Globe published a scathing rebuke that said Boston deserves its reputation as a racist city. So we already have the shortest month and now this. "Please file this under Hell Nah aka Not Having it aka Not Ok". Russell played center for the Celtics and who later became first African-American head coach of any major American sport.

by | February 12, 2018 | 17:35

Tottenham allowed the Gunners a sniff of a draw after missing a number of golden chances, with Kane, Erik Lamela, Dele Alli and Kieran Trippier all guilty in front of goal. "It's massive, it's a big stage in our season and we've come out in flying colours", Kane said . Arsene Wenger's side were competitive in the first half, and looked risky on the counter-attack, but they were second best after the interval.

by | February 12, 2018 | 16:55

The Premier League leaders travel to Switzerland for the first leg next week and, asked whether Sane would play, Guardiola replied: "I don't think so". At the same time five or six of the players I could have taken had a game here. "The players have to understand we are going to concede chances, we are going to concede goals and it is how you handle those situations.