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by | April 12, 2018 | 03:16

The Syrian Foreign Ministry said Tuesday it has sent United Nations an invitation for a fact-finding mission to investigate the allegations of chemical weapons use in Damascus' eastern district of Douma, state news agency SANA reported .

by | April 12, 2018 | 03:15

Tyler Skaggs (1-0, 1.64 ERA) will get the nod for the visiting Angels . In his two starts, he's finished only 7.1 innings total and has allowed 12 hits and nine earned runs. John Blake, Executive VP of Communications for the Rangers , announced Tuesday evening that pitcher Doug Fister and second baseman Rougned Odor were both headed to the disabled list with leg injuries.

by | April 12, 2018 | 03:10

Guadalajara will face Canadian side Toronto in the final, after they beat Mexican side America 4-2 on aggregate. CONCACAF announced the dates for the Grand Final of the most prestigious club tournament in the region - 2018 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League , Tuesday.

by | April 12, 2018 | 03:05

Bill Plunkett of the Orange County Register reported on Tuesday that the Los Angeles Dodgers have been awarded the 2020 MLB All-Star Game, with the official announcement expected on Wednesday. The Los Angeles Angels hosted in 2010 but...well, that was one in Anaheim. Scully described Dodger Stadium and set the scene in the same epic way he called baseball for 66 years.

by | April 12, 2018 | 02:20

It is their third consecutive exit from the competition in the last eight. "They were very clear about how to attack us and we didn't find the solution". "If we look at the first leg, we did play well and were able to cause Barcelona a lot of problems". But now we just have to focus on the competitions that we have left.

by | April 12, 2018 | 01:31

The document alleges there was a $30,000 payment in a hotel room in NY, an additional $20,000 in Las Vegas and another $20,000 so De Sousa could get "out from under" a deal with another university. In a statement, which was relayed by Sports Business Journal's Liz Mullen , the U.S. Attorney's office said the new indictment "expands the scope of the charged wire fraud conspiracy to include alleged payments to the families of six student-athletes in connection with those players' decisions to ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:51

Trump said Monday evening that "we are getting some very good clarity, actually" on who was responsible for the attack. Earlier in the day, Defence Secretary James Mattis said the U.S. Trump, asked whether Russian President Vladimir Putin bore any responsibility, responded, "He may, yeah, he may". Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said in February that Britain should consider joining military action against Assad's regime if there is fresh "incontrovertible" evidence he has used chemical ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:50

Los Angeles has posted 20 victories against San Francisco, the team's most wins against a single preseason opponent . On Wednesday evening, the National Football League officially announced the 2018 preseason schedule. This will be the 50th consecutive summer in which the teams will meet since the series began in 1969. This year, the preseason will give fans a first look at some new faces to the franchise, including quarterback Kirk Cousins , defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson , wide ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:46

Speaking to Mediaset, (via ESPN ) Buffon hinted that tonight's second leg Champions League clash at Real Madrid could be the last time he features in the competition; that is if Juventus fail to overturn a 3-0 deficit against the defending champions.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:28

On Wednesday, both the Rockies and Padres exchanged plunks early in the game, and Perdomo's wild pitch behind Arenado seemed to cross the line. He was placed on the disabled list with bruised ribs. As Perdomo backed up to avoid an Arenado punch, players and coaches from both sides stormed the field in an attempt to break up the fight. In the next half frame, German Marquez tagged Hunter Renfroe with two outs.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:12

Burlison's order does not stop attorneys from speaking about public information in the case, but prohibits comments related to deposition material, opinions about what witnesses might testify to and other speculative issues. In response, Simpson, the woman's lawyer, called for the release of the complete transcript of her testimony. But Simpson says Greitens told her he had a photo, and he threatened to distribute it if she spoke of the affair.

by | April 11, 2018 | 23:41

Christian Eriksen's free-kick v Stoke appeared to sail into the net without touching anybody, but Kane was insistent he got a touch off his shoulder. However, Sky Sports in the United Kingdom are reporting that Spurs want the goal awarded to Kane rather than Eriksen and have appealed to the PL.

by | April 11, 2018 | 22:35

City made the ideal start as they tried to reel in a 3-0 deficit from the first leg when Raheem Sterling set up Gabriel Jesus for a cool finish after only two minutes - but they never recovered from a contentious incident just before half-time that saw manager Pep Guardiola sent off.

by | April 11, 2018 | 22:34

A 2-1 win over Manchester City secured progress to the Reds' first Champions League semi-final in a decade with a 5-1 aggregate win at the Etihad Stadium. The Man City boss could be seen on camera putting his finger to his mouth in an ugly gesture which seemed to support the idea he had insulted him, putting Guardiola at risk of a three-match ban.

by | April 11, 2018 | 21:50

With IPL action returning to Rajasthan after a gap of 5 years, the hosts would aim to give the crowd a cracker of a game. As both the teams look to get the winds in their sails, you can not simply miss out on the action. Rajasthan Royals Squad: Ajinkya Rahane (Captain), Ankit Sharma, Sanju Samson, Ben Stokes , Dhawal Kulkarni, Geoffrey Archer, D Archie Short, Stuart Binny, Shreyas Gopal, S.K.

by | April 11, 2018 | 20:59

Mateu Lahoz also awarded Napoli two penalties when they met City in the group stage earlier this season. City were condemned to a 5-1 aggregate loss after losing 2-1 in Tuesday's second leg but their boss felt it could have been a different outcome had decisions gone his team's way in both matches.

by | April 11, 2018 | 20:35

Sure, it cost the Redskins a talented starting cornerback Kendall Fuller and a third-round pick in the upcoming 2018 NFL Draft , but they finally had clarity at the quarterback position. He'd perhaps have a hard time making the roster thanks to the arrival of Kevin Hogan, but gambling on upside under center is never a bad idea. Stafford has played 125 regular-season games, all starts for the Lions.

by | April 11, 2018 | 20:16

Boston has the best chance to dethrone the Penguins in the East, but their road looks extremely hard. But the Avalanche are not alone in terms of teams that were caught between the jaws of the talented Predators. There's the failure to get out of the second round, the pressure, yadda, yadda. Mark Letestu is the smallest name on this list, however he's the most well known by Columbus Blue Jackets fans.

by | April 11, 2018 | 19:13

Since there are no real incentives for Durant or for his team to take such a drastic reduction in pay this time around, it is therefore justified that Durant opt-out to seek for a better contract this time around. Durant could earn $35 million next season. His earnings would grow to $38.2 million in the first year and the option year would be worth $41 million.

by | April 11, 2018 | 19:05

Non ho bisogno di dimostrare nulla dopo 15 anni di carriera. "Credo che noi, per come abbiamo giocato e per quello che abbiamo dato in campo, abbiamo meritato la vittoria ". Il Milan a sua volta spera di potere ancora rimontare sui cugini. Al 70' i nerazzurri vanno nuovamente vicini al gol del pareggio: il neo-entrato Rafinha raccoglie una respinta corta della difesa avversaria da un calcio d'angolo e calcia dal limite dell'area ma il suo tentativo si schianta clamorosamente sul ...

by | April 11, 2018 | 18:05

Liverpool: Loris Karius 6; Trent Alexander-Arnold 7; Dejan Lovren 6; Virgil van Dijk 8; Andrew Robertson 6; James Milner 7; Georginio Wijnaldum;7 Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain 6; Mohamed Salah 7; Roberto Firmino 6; Sadio Mane 6. City recovered to win that game 5-3 but lost the tie. "The referee is a special guy, he likes to be different". A dejected Pep Guardiola is seen in the stands after he had been sent off the pitch.

by | April 11, 2018 | 16:35

Manchester City are monitoring the situation of Barcelona centre-back Samuel Umtiti , Dean Jones of Bleacher Report reports. Pep Guardiola gestures as he walks with his players towards the tunnel at half time. Speaking ahead of the tie, Valverde spoke of the quality of Eusebio Di Francesco's side. While opponents have failed to hurt either team domestically, they have found life tougher in the Champions League .

by | April 11, 2018 | 16:02

And the 76ers have been without Joel Embiid , who averages a team-leading 22.9 points and 11 rebounds but has missed the last six games. Simmons has certainly had the personal success that usually leads to winning Rookie of the Year, as he's averaging 16 points, 8.1 rebounds and 8.2 assists per game, while also registering 12 triple-doubles so far this season.

by | April 11, 2018 | 15:43

Jamaica's Kimberly Williams also directed a one two to its nation from the triple jump, jumped 14.64 metres in her final work to pip her group mate Shanieka Ricketts from 12cm. Jamaica still had success on the track, with Ronald Levy and former world silver medallist Hansle Parchment taking gold and silver in the 110m hurdles ahead of Australia's Nick Hough.

by | April 11, 2018 | 15:31

But former Olympic gold medallist Joshua, whose next fight is "very likely" to be against Deontay Wilder or Alexander Povetkin , says Fury is not worth thinking about until he returns to the ring. Any deal would rest on the option of a rematch between the pair or a two-fight deal for the pair to face each other, with one bout in the United Kingdom or the U.S.

by | April 11, 2018 | 14:55

Ingram went undrafted in 2007 and has played professionally since, mostly in the NBA's Developmental League, with the exception of a stint in Australia. When players hit the G-League, they do so with the dream of one day getting called up to the National Basketball Association to show that they belong.

by | April 11, 2018 | 14:23

Salah opened the scoring in the first leg at Anfield but the forward was substituted with a groin problem in the 52nd minute after goals from Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Mane secured a three-goal advantage for the Reds . We need to keep a mindset of winning the game, rather than defending a lead. Salah was not available for his side's Premier League clash against Everton at the Goodison Park on Saturday, April 7, but his coach is hoping to have him back for their UCL quarterfinal ...

by | April 11, 2018 | 13:26

Morales was injured while running out a single during the second inning of Monday's game against the Baltimore Orioles . "After I gave up the hit, I was like, whatever", Sanchez told reporters, per The Associated Press . "That unbelievable changeup has really opened up a lot of things for him". PIRATES 8, CUBS 5: Ivan Nova pitched seven solid innings, Francisco Cervelli hit a three-run homer and Pittsburgh ruined Chicago's home opener.

by | April 11, 2018 | 12:18

Both player and manager received a one-game suspension after arguing a called strike went awry Sunday afternoon, per R.J. Anderson of CBS Sports. Lovullo, who also was fined, missed Tuesday's game at San Francisco. Lovullo said the remark wasn't meant to be directed at Molina. "I support that, I agree with it, I made some mistakes", Lovullo said. It actually started with the first batter of the game, when David Peralta appeared to draw ball four, but Timmons called it strike three.

by | April 11, 2018 | 12:08

Australia's Cox and the Scot were the top challengers for Shreyasi right from the beginning and they even went ahead of her in their second and third round, which pushed her to the very edge. India seems to be acing it at the 2018 Commonwelath Games which is being held at Australia. Earlier in the day, Mohammed Ashab and Ankur Mittal had qualified for the final of the men's Double Trap event at CWG 2018.

by | April 11, 2018 | 09:50

He reportedly traveled to NY just to confront a fighter that will be fighting at UFC 223 at the Barclays Center . His bail was set at US$50,000, but his passport will not be seized by USA authorities and he will be allowed to fly back to his native Ireland .

by | April 11, 2018 | 09:41

Authorities said La Rosa was a passenger in the lead vehicle of Floyd's three-car entourage when the shooting occurred. When the three vehicles were nearly at their destination, another vehicle pulled up next them at the intersection and fired several times at one of the vehicles, hitting the victim in the leg.

by | April 11, 2018 | 09:05

Arsenal will travel to Russian Federation for the return leg of their quarter-final Europa League clash on Thursday night. Playing at home for a fifth successive outing, Arsene Wenger's side eventually prevailed in a see-saw contest to record their 150th league victory at the Emirates Stadium.

by | April 11, 2018 | 08:33

Despite not turning 21 until later this year, Rashford has already made 115 appearances for United in all competitions, but his regular absence from the starting lineup has come just months before England play at the World Cup. Rashford was named as a substitute but only came on for Alexis Sanchez with eight minutes to go, after Paul Pogba had netted twice as United overturned a two-goal deficit to win 3-2.

by | April 11, 2018 | 08:32

India's unprecedented effort at the Gold Coast Games is also a fair reflection of the sport's fast improving standard in the country. Lifted their crown only an hour after the Men's Table Tennis contingent won their Gold. Weightlifter Pardeep Singh (105kg) came agonisingly close to a gold but eventually settled for a silver after a close contest with Samoa's Sanele Mao on Sunday.