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by | February 11, 2018 | 03:25

But Romero failed to meet the 185-pound limit, first weighing in at 188.3 pounds before returning just before a two-hour time limit to weigh in at 187.7 pounds. But Whittaker (19-4) was forced to withdraw on January 12 following a series of ailments, leaving the door open for Romero. Rockhold was clearly upset with his opponent following the first weigh in.

by | February 11, 2018 | 03:10

Australia captain Davis Warner won the toss and sent them in, just as he did in a winning cause at Hobart, and England duly lost their top three inside the first four overs. Later, Australia came to chase the score and by losing only three wickets, they made the chase successful. Marcus Stoinis was the most economical bowler, with just 18 off his allocation, and Kane Richardson finished with three wickets including Buttler from the final ball of the innings.

by | February 11, 2018 | 01:52

Christian Kabasele (hamstring), Molla Wague (hamstring), Kiko Femenia (hamstring), Will Hughes (hamstring), Miguel Britos (foot), Younes Kaboul (metatarsal), Nathaniel Chalobah (knee) and Tommie Hoban (knee) are all injured. "I only focus on the next game against West Ham and I believe this is the way I can be the best at my job". This came against bottom side West Brom in the last minute so the hosts have not been reliable lately.

by | February 11, 2018 | 01:49

Rosenthal added the chances of Darvish making the full $150 million are "quite slim", as he would have to win " multiple Cy Young awards". It's the biggest free-agent contract signed in an offseason dominated by a lack of movement. At an outlay of $21 million per year for Darvish , the Cubs aren't hamstrung going forward. When it pertains to pitchers, the headliner for all of the offseason for starters has been Yu Darvish , who ended his season with the Los Angeles Dodgers after ...

by | February 11, 2018 | 01:46

The week was not different to what Paul is every week. Never likely to subscribe to Sam Allardyce's "it's not for me to say" what Wayne Rooney should and shouldn't do, Mourinho has previously spoken out against Paul Scholes when he dared to question whether Pogba was utilised as best as he possibly could.

by | February 11, 2018 | 01:41

But in general, can we really rely on our "playmakers" to make the plays that set up the goal? The Mexican will be a tricky customer for the Manchester United defence with his movement off the ball. Phil Jones is also likely to return after missing last weekend's match due to illness, and he will be hoping that the error-strewn Tottenham performance was only a one-off.

by | February 11, 2018 | 01:38

Mixed doubles curling is one of four new events in the 2018 Winter Olympics and was the first event overall to kick off official competition. But, in the fifth frame, Canada took advantage of United States' miscues to grab control of the game.

by | February 11, 2018 | 01:38

It became her 11th medal across five Olympics: a silver in Salt Lake City in 2002; a silver in Turin, Italy, in 2006; three golds and a silver and a bronze in Vancouver in 2010; three golds in Sochi, Russia, in 2014, and this. She will have a chance to pass that mark in the upcoming weeks. It was the first medals handed out at the Olympics as the first silver medalist of the 2018 Winter Olympics hugged the first gold medalist with a heartfelt gusto.

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:49

Cleveland ranks second-to-last in defensive efficiency, and the numbers say Thomas was performing like one of the worst defenders the league has ever seen. But for a team that likely has one more shot at another title, craziness needed to happen. In return, Cleveland gets guards Rodney Hood and George Hill from Utah and Sacramento, respectively.

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:39

Raymond James Financial reissued an "underperform" rating on shares of Snap in a research report on Friday, January 12th. Brian Wieser, an analyst at Pivotal Research, said while the earnings were good, the results didn't give him any reason to change his skeptical view of the company, which he rates a "sell".

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:33

With a solid roster that is a game out of first place and charging, they now must worry about what teams around them will do in pursuit of them, rather than what they have to do to track some other team down. He will be out six to eight weeks following left knee surgery on January 31. Turner has an nearly entirely outside offensive game, relying largely on pick-and-pops to score, and is a capable shot blocker, while Horford stretches the floor with an ability to shoot and pass, and can also ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:24

Our thoughts are with his family and friends". The Cork native began his career at Celtic in 2000 before moving to Manchester United in 2004 - making his debut in a Champions League victory against Dinamo Bucharest. Miller's death on Friday brought tributes from a number of his former clubs - including Leeds United, Hibernian and Sunderland. Danny Higginbotham, who played alongside Miller at Sunderland, described the 36-year-old as a "great player but more importantly a fantastic person".

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:16

Meanwhile, the Patriots will be looking to be in their third consecutive Super Bowl . Belichick told McDaniels that he would spend more time with him on the inner workings of the Patriots, including roster construction and salary-cap management, which was viewed as "extremely valuable" to McDaniels .

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:10

And, should Pulisic decide to leave Dortmund , United would certainly be an option after he admitted he was a supporter of the Old Trafford club in his youth. "But, yeah, it's cool to hear all this stuff", added Pulisic. Pulisic was also asked about a potential move to the Premier League himself. "I mean, he brought me along so much as a player and helped me and guided me, and he's been such a great guy".

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:01

Figure skating is not all about the jumps. A quirk of the team competition is that countries can swap out two skaters for the long program session. Early Olympic jitters and the unusual challenge of having to compete in the morning in South Korea played havoc with the men's short program earlier in the day, with several top skaters failing to land key jumps, including Canada's Patrick Chan.

by | February 10, 2018 | 02:57

After originally reporting the Bulls were going to waive Nelson, K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune noted the team would hold on to him for the time being. The Pistons acquired James Ennis from the Memphis Grizzlies on Thursday for Brice Johnson and a 2022 second-round draft pick. He is averaging 4.6 points and 2.9 rebounds per game.

by | February 10, 2018 | 02:39

So far in the six-match series, India have called the shots with Kohli topping the batting charts with 318 runs from three innings. Kohli said thinking of the team's requirements helps him gloss over the physical strains of playing a marathon knock.

by | February 10, 2018 | 02:39

Trump had a 40 percent approval rating, against 55 percent of respondents disapproving of his job, during the survey conducted Friday through Monday. Despite the fact that the memo fell flat, proving nothing, there is no doubt that the campaign that is being carried out by the White House, congressional Republicans and Trump's enablers at Fox (Fake) News and on right-wing radio to discredit the FBI, Department of Justice and Mueller, will continue unabated.

by | February 10, 2018 | 02:36

I trust in my team and I will do it until the end. However, this season, Real find themselves 18 points behind Barcelona and sit fourth in the La Liga. The 45-year-old's managerial achievements at Real have further enhanced his reputation as a club legend, which he earned during six seasons in Madrid as a player.

by | February 10, 2018 | 02:32

In exchange for Payton's services, the Suns are sending the Magic the Memphis' Grizzlies 2018 second-round draft pick. According to Spotrac.com, Payton will make just over $3.3 million this season . However, he was immediately dealt to Orlando on draft night. He also sank 42.5 percent of his field-goal attempts, 26.2 percent of his long-distance tries and 55.1 percent of his foul shots.

by | February 10, 2018 | 02:30

Meanwhile, the labour force in the region increased by 3,000 people over the course of the month. The feds trimmed the local number of bureaucrats and contractors self-identified as public servants by 4,300 in January, dropping the total to 124,600.

by | February 10, 2018 | 02:12

CLICK BELOW to hear Philadelphia Eagles long snapper Rick Lovato tell The Ron and JP Show that Philadelphia made sure that they ran a different walkthrough in practices leading up to the Super Bowl in case anyone from New England was watching.

by | February 10, 2018 | 02:06

Despite the Knicks likely headed for a fifth straight losing season, the team has increased 9% in value from last season. James Dolan's Knicks are valued at a record $3.6 billion. Other notable risers include the Sacramento Kings ($1.375 billion), Detroit Pistons ($1.1 billion) and Milwaukee Bucks ($1.075 billion), who have all received boosts from new arenas.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:57

There is heavy speculation surrounding the future of Antonio Conte, with many reports expecting him to be sacked before the end of the season after a hard season in charge, with the latest humiliation being the 4-1 defeat against Watford on Monday night.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:56

For anybody wondering why DeFilippo would leave the Eagles for the Vikings right after winning the Super Bowl, the difference in their offensive coordinator jobs is that Doug Pederson calls the plays and oversees the offense in Philadelphia, whereas Mike Zimmer will give him the figurative keys to the vehicle.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:54

Hudson's Bay is the Official Outfitter for Team Canada at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. In 2014, US led the gold-medal game 2-0 over Canada 2-0. And, I suspect most of my attention for these Games will be limited to a daily dose of social media updates, and summarized highlight packages rather than in-depth, live action viewings, which is something of a pity because the Winter Olympics are often where individual athletes in sports we rarely pay attention to emerge as heroes.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:55

The roulette of January transfer window has now ran its course and Arsenal ended up losing Oliver Giroud and Alexis Sanchez , but gaining Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan . I don't know if he will be available. Harry Winks, Serge Aurier and Danny Rose also made their injury comebacks on Wednesday night but all three are likely to drop out as Pochettino is expected to recall a number of his key men who were rested in the cup replay.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:52

Turns out, it was "Nick in Boston", a regular caller to a local sports talk radio show. The suspension stemmed from Borges's habit of essentially copying and pasting other reporters' work for his Sunday column. Well, it's all amusing but here's the funnier part: He tried to call me three times and I just didn't answer. A source told Kyed to "trust your instincts", which is good advice, unless you have Borges' instincts, in which case you probably should do a little more research.

by | February 09, 2018 | 03:10

The 37-year-old Orrego-Savala, who had twice previously been deported from the U.S., in 2007 and 2009, gave an alias to officers when apprehended. The driver of the vehicle, 37-year-old Manuel Orrego-Savala, is a Guatemalan citizen who had been living in the USA illegally.

by | February 09, 2018 | 03:06

Gronkowski didn't discover the burglary until he arrived home on Monday evening, and called the police to report it at 6:18 pm. Baker said his department won't provide details of the break-in for two broad reasons: To protect Gronkowski's privacy and to assure the integrity of the investigation.

by | February 09, 2018 | 02:59

The Premier League domestic TV rights sale for 2019-2022 could be concluded as early as Friday, but is more likely to be within "a couple of weeks", Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has revealed. "There will be no impact on our financial competitiveness nor our ability to meet Financial Fair Play regulations from the charge", Chief Financial Officer Cliff Baty told analysts on a conference call.

by | February 09, 2018 | 02:44

If the Cavs don't trade Thomas though - and they have until Thursday to do it - James will have to find a way to make it work with Thomas. Nothing is guaranteed in life, and when a player like James is on a roster, then that team needs to do everything it can to make the most of it.

by | February 09, 2018 | 02:34

Ahead of this weekend's huge derby at Tottenham, Wenger was questioned about what the future holds for Lacazette. "What you want is that everybody focuses on winning the game". Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang says Henrikh Mkhitaryan's transfer played a "big factor" in his decision to join Arsenal , Skysports reports. "I think you guys know what type of guy he is", Pulisic told ESPN .

by | February 09, 2018 | 02:13

The drama reboot moved to Apple past year with Spielberg once again boarding the project along with Amblin Television's Justin Falvey and Darryl Frank and Bones creator Hart Hanson. Amazing Stories is not the only television series Fuller has departed recently. It is thought Apple wants to keep its TV shows less risque and less violent than the likes of Game of Thrones or Mindhunter and this could be what caused Fuller to leave.

by | February 09, 2018 | 02:08

McGregor is a superstar in the Mixed Martial Arts UFC franchise, but Mayweather is a complete novice in the sport. McGregor has made it clear he wants the rematch to happen, via TMZ Sports . If Floyd Mayweather faces Conor McGregor in a rematch, it will happen in the UFC Octagon. The Money may have officially retired when he beat Conor McGregor in 10 rounds back in August, but there's little chance that speculation of a rematch is going to die down.