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by | January 07, 2018 | 03:29

The 26-year-old has enjoyed a welcome return to favour and form of late, impressing again in a 2-2 Premier League derby draw with Chelsea , but he is no nearer to putting pen to paper. He believes Hazard should have been cautioned for simulation. "From what I've heard and seen in tunnels and dressing rooms down the years, I'm surprised and shocked to be charged", Wenger, who did not request a personal hearing to the first charge, said in a press conference this morning, per The Telegraph .

by | January 07, 2018 | 03:08

Down in Atlanta, wide receiver/kick returner Andre Roberts, who has a sore knee and ankle, was the only Falcon who did not participate in the team's practice session on Wednesday. If they can force Goff to throw to the sides of the field to Cooper Kupp or Sammy Watkins, they can keep the Rams out of their comfort zone and thus potentially out of the end zone.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:57

On third and goal from the 6-yard line, Mariota was flushed left and looked to throw toward the heavily-covered back corner of the end zone. That play alone puts him ahead of Alex Smith, who lit up the Titans for two scores in the first half.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:24

The result left Chelsea third in the standings, one point behind second-placed Manchester United and a further 15 adrift of runaway leaders Manchester City, leaving Conte to rue his side's late lapse. The goal is coming". "I think there's a shortage of confidence and listen, it's big boys time for him". Morata's performance saw him pick up an unwanted Premier League record.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:21

He was later ruled out for the remainder of the game with a concussion. The Chiefs played without tight end Travis Kelce in the second half of their playoff game against the Titans. In another season, Kelce's injury would be a debilitating blow to Kansas City's offense. The 28-year-old made a league-high 83 catches during the regular season for 1,038 yards and eight touchdowns.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:04

World No.1 Simona Halep strolled into her second career final at the Shenzhen Open on Friday afternoon by defeating compatriot and No.4 seed Irina-Camelia Begu in straight sets, 6-1, 6-4. Sharapova plays Katerina Siniakova next after the defending champion beat fellow Czech Kristyna Pliskova 6-2, 6-2. "And, yeah, you know, I have the experience - but then I need to be there tomorrow to use it and to give myself a chance to play well".

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:42

At that point, it became clear that once again, for all intents and purposes, the Panther's quarterback was their offense. As the Panthers prepare to visit their division rivals in New Orleans this weekend, Newton's ability to succeed in the passing game will be the contest's crucial factor.

by | January 07, 2018 | 00:57

The victory triggered off enthusiastic celebrations in Oman where men, women and children took to the streets in the capital Muscat and other cities, waving their national flag and flashing the victory sign. The UAE won it twice. Goalkeeper Faiyz Al Rashidi was the hero for Oman as he denied UAE's Omar Abdul Rahman twice from the spot, once in normal time and once during the shoot-out.

by | January 06, 2018 | 22:12

The Titans have won four of the past five games at Arrowhead Stadium. The NFL playoffs get started Saturday with a doubleheader starting in Kansas City , where the Chiefs will try to beat Tennessee for their first home postseason win in almost a quarter century.

by | January 06, 2018 | 20:08

National Figure Skating Championships on Friday in San Jose, Calif. As it happens, she beat out Chen on the free skate but finished two points behind her overall. I was capable of doing this performance a year ago. Wagner, 26, the only US woman to win a world championship medal in the past 11 seasons, was upset by the judging at the USA nationals.

by | January 06, 2018 | 19:09

The Carolina Panthers have given coach Ron Rivera a 2-year contract extension, according to ESPN, citing a team official . NFL Network's Ian Rapoport first reported the news, adding the deal is worth $15.5 million. The Panthers finished an NFL-best 15-1 during the 2015 regular season, with Cam Newton winning MVP honors. The Panthers (11-5) play the New Orleans Saints (11-5) Sunday in the National Football League wild card round.

by | January 06, 2018 | 18:14

India is now in South Africa for the gruelling tour of 3 Tests, 6 ODIs and 3 T20Is among which the first Test is in progress in Cape Town . He immediately felt the discomfort, knew that something was wrong and left the field. His comeback was closely watched with fears that he hadn't played enough cricket in the buildup to this season and might struggle for match fitness.

by | January 06, 2018 | 18:07

However, in the heat of the moment, Costa seemed to forget he had already been carded - and made a decision to jump over the barrier and into the crowd to celebrate with jubilous Atletico fans. The 29-year-old then became the latest Atleti player to be booked for catching Djene with a raised arm as tempers threatened to flare again, before his match came to a premature end in quite remarkable fashion.

by | January 06, 2018 | 16:33

Maybin posted a video on his Instagram page of him showing his students how to keep their hands warm by rubbing them together and blowing on them. Photos like this one show children bundled in winter parkas seated on a classroom floor; a high school classroom and a gymnasium left badly damaged after they were flooded by burst pipes; and a thermometer measuring one classroom's temperature at 42 degrees (5 C).

by | January 06, 2018 | 14:22

The former Barcelona and Bayern Munich manager has insisted that he is "so happy" in Manchester, but that a new contract will depend on what his side can win this season. Manchester City are still without captain Vincent Kompany (calf) for their FA Cup third-round tie with Burnley . That same 6/1 (7 .00) price is also available on Chelsea bouncing back from last season's final defeat to go all the way this time out, with Championship opposition also awaiting them first in the form ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 13:10

Today, Latvia's second-best ranked lady tennis player Anastasija Sevastova lost to Belarus' Aliaksandra Sasnovich 6-7, 4-6 in the semifinal of the Brisbane WTA Premier tennis tournament, reports LETA . But Svitolina unleashed a backhand barrage of her own to break again and seal the first set, before running away with the second set to claim the crown and have her named engraved on the Evonne Goolagong Cawley trophy.

by | January 06, 2018 | 11:02

Greek outlet Gazzetta.gr are reporting that Arsenal are on the cusp of sealing a deal for Mavropanos. Reports claim the Athens-born U21 global had a medical in London this week - and should a deal go through, he is expected to be sent on loan to Bundesliga side Werder Bremen in order to continue his development.

by | January 06, 2018 | 10:55

After producing a shock win over Milos Raonic on Wednesday, De Minaur followed it up with a comfortable 6-4, 6-0 victory over American qualifier Michael Mmoh. Kyrgios will be the overwhelming favourite to win his fourth title when he takes on Harrison. "Obviously the crowd helped me today, won the first couple of games in the second set and felt a bit of energy".

by | January 06, 2018 | 09:52

Rumors suggest he will soon be traded for Ball to establish himself as the best point guard in the Lakers. On Wednesday night, Thunder star Paul George - a presumed Lakers target in free agency - referred to Ball as "really the engine for the Lakers".

by | January 06, 2018 | 09:02

He has given the director Marina Granovskaia a list of targets, believed to include a centre back, left back and a striker, and wants Chelsea to move quickly to refresh a squad that has proved unable to mount much of a title defence in the face of Manchester City's spectacular season .

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:13

Per Ian Ladyman of the Daily Mail , City boss Pep Guardiola said the 31-year-old may miss matches for personal reasons, having been absent against Tottenham Hotspur , Newcastle United and Crystal Palace in December. His teammates are supportive of Silva as he goes through a hard personal period. Silva has received support from the world of football following his announcement, including from his former club Valencia.

by | January 06, 2018 | 05:55

But it's still not exactly common for Lil' Jon to accompany an axel jump. However, if you're thinking it was something downtempo or ambient to match the style of figure skating, you'd be dead wrong. It was a sentiment shared by another who added: 'QUAD TOE TO TRIPLE AXEL TO MILLY ROCK ON ANY BLOCK'. The free skate is Friday night, with the women's Olympic squad expected to be announced on Saturday.

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:13

McNabb had appeared on ESPN shows like " First Take " and has co-hosted a show for ESPN Radio on weekends during the National Football League season. Cantor worked as a wardrobe stylist for the NFL Network from 2006 until she was sacked in October 2016. Cantor, who worked at NFL Network as a wardrobe stylist, alleged that McNabb texted her lewd and explicit comments during their time working together at the network.

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:05

Though Irving would have been a nice offensive playmaker at the 1 for San Antonio , head coach Gregg Popovich continues to trot out a three-headed monster in Patty Mills , Tony Parker and Dejounte Murray. The Pacers ended up sending George to the Oklahoma City Thunder. With the win, the 76ers snapped a 12-game losing streak to the Spurs and improved to 18-19 on the season.

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:06

The 20-year-old Greek defender looks set to be sent out on loan for the remainder of the season. "So it's important he gains experience". City attempted to sign Sanchez last summer, launching a £60m bid on August's Deadline Day , and have been linked with a January move for the Arsenal forward following an injury to Gabriel Jesus.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:43

Today , it will be mostly sunny with a high near 24, and an east northeast wind of 5 to 8 miles per hour, the weather service said. And in Duluth, Minnesota, a city known for its bitter cold winters, the wind chill dipped to 36 below zero (-38 Celsius).

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:25

But looking back, he wishes he had returned earlier: "I think I stayed out too long", Vermeil, a member of the San Jose Sports Hall of Fame, said Tuesday. "There's no truth to that at all". Former head coach Jack Del Rio was sacked after three seasons, finishing his last 6-10 amidst the highest of expectations.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:24

In the likely event they do not make said noise, they can hope that Machado gets off to a fast start and can snag them a prospect at the trade deadline. So does general manager Brian Cashman have what it takes to land one of the best third basemen in the game? The Yankees have an abundance of prospects , including Chance Adams, Gleyber Torres and Clint Frazier, that could entice Baltimore.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:22

Following an exciting and incredible previous year, Pakistan Cricket Team is poised to carry on its success story in 2018 as well, as it will begin its New Year journey with the first ODI against New Zealand at Basin Reserve in Wellington on Saturday (January 6, 2018).

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:17

Now Coutinho is eager to join Barcelona once more and the natural link with Lemar has been raised once again, with Monaco making it clear that they have no intent of selling their French global in this transfer window. Arsene Wenger has, this week, remarked that the Gunners don't fear losing the Chilean, and can replace him with world class players. However, it is also suggested that Lemar himself seems to be leaning towards a transfer to Liverpool FC.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:09

Derby finds itself in good position to secure promotion to the Premier League , as the Rams sit second in the Championship with 49 points. In the 77th minute, Carson parried Lingard's shot into the path of Pogba, but the Frenchman failed to capitalise on the chance to slot home with the keeper stranded, firing wide of goal.

by | January 05, 2018 | 22:46

White appears to still be unsure as to when current champion Conor McGregor might return to defend his title, but whether it's sooner or later, it seems he still like the idea of having Ferguson and Nurmagomedov fight first. Since McGregor's last UFC fight went down in November, 2016, and because he hasn't defended the lightweight title yet, there's been mounting pressure from fans for him to do so.

by | January 05, 2018 | 22:37

In an appearance on Viceland's "Desus & Mero", Nolan jokingly called President Donald Trump a "f-- stupid person". Nolan, who joined ESPN in October after four years at Fox Sports, said Trump uses the thumbs-up emoji simply because he's "a fucking stupid person" but the f-bomb was bleeped out.

by | January 05, 2018 | 22:16

The Los Angeles Rams might be the most interesting game in the wild card round of the playoffs. The Rams have played games in London in each of the past two seasons, winning one, a 33-0 shut out of the Arizona Cardinals in 2017, and losing a 17-10 decision to the New York Giants the year before.

by | January 05, 2018 | 21:46

Sam Allardyce described Everton's FA Cup tie against Liverpool as "win or bust" glory game as he looks to progress to the fourth round. After signing the record deal, the English club also shared a short video of Everton's newcomer, captioning it with "It's done" and the Turkish national flag.