by | February 22, 2018 | 00:40

REAL MADRID'S 2018 resurgence continues as they came from a goal down to beat local rivals Leganes 3-1 in their rearranged La Liga match. Less than a month ago, Leganes jolted Madrid into a crisis by eliminating the Spanish powerhouse from the quarterfinals of the Copa del Rey.

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:35

It is the first time in eight career meetings that Wang has beaten Homan. The increased professionalization is a factor, too, as coaches like Howard are spreading their knowledge around the world - "I wish it didn't come down to us putting Canada out, I struggled with that, but in the grand scheme of things, that was my job", he said - and there is also increased scouting of rival rinks, leading to better game-planning.

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:33

Bill Koch was the first, at the 1976 Olympics. The United States took home its first medal ever in women's cross-country skiing Wednesday as Team USA, consisting of Jessie Diggins and Kikkan Randall, won a surprise gold in the women's team sprint.

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:32

It was exceptional bowling that proved to be their undoing as Australia , led by Agar's 3-27, ensured the Black Caps were restricted to 150-9. The hosts got off to a fast start with the willow as openers Martin Guptill and Colin Munro put on 48 inside the first five overs.

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:29

Leman told reporters his victory was vindication for the Canadian program which he described as the best in the world, but Chapuis said it came down to little differences on the day. Ridzik then picked himself up off the floor and skied the rest of the course to take bronze, while Drury was unable to finish. The 37-year-old previously took gold in the women's 4×5-kilometer relay, silver in the 15-kilometer skiathlon and bronze in the 10-kilometer freestyle at Pyeongchang.

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:20

On the first day teams could use their franchise or transition tags, the Miami Dolphins chose to place their non-exclusive franchise tag on star wide receiver Jarvis Landry . Mere weeks before Landry was set to enter free agency, however, Miami ensured that it wouldn't lose him without significant compensation. Landry has said he wanted to remain with the Dolphins, and they said they wanted him back.

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:14

Schuettler - a finalist in Melbourne in 2003 - was the world number six when Federer first topped the rankings in February 2004 and the German says an ability to adapt his game depending on opponent has been key to his mesmeric longevity. "This is absolutely fantastic, I'm really pleased". As a result, were there other players who could have been considered as the world number one at an older age than Federer? Over the weekend, before he assured himself of rising from No.

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:10

If the Nittany Lions are able to beat both conference opponents and head into the Big Ten tournament with the two more wins, they should feel somewhat comfortable about making the Big Dance with a reasonable showing in NY. They answered with their own 7-0 run that included a 3-pointer from Frazier, one of their six in the half. IL (13-15, 3-12) has won just three of its last 13 games.

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:06

A sign outside Uber headquarters in San Francisco. Using its routing software, Uber is thinking of incorporating the ability to move to a better spot as an option in its regular service. "If you're pulling out your phone and choosing Express Pool time after time, we want you to feel like there's going to be a consistent experience every time and the confidence that you're going to have a really straight, really smooth trip", Stock said.

by | February 22, 2018 | 00:05

And it is possible that a draining start to 2018, which has seen them play midweek games in six of the past 7 weeks has taken its toll. "I said very clearly, I have a contract to 2019". We go back to the Camp Nou happy", said FC Barcelona's ever calm manager. Chelsea's Brazilian midfielder Willian celebrates scoring the team's first goal during the first leg of the UEFA Champions League round of 16 football match between Chelsea and Barcelona at Stamford Bridge stadium in London ...

by | February 21, 2018 | 05:37

Asked for an update on Krushelnitsky's case, Russian Olympic delegation spokesman Konstantin Vybornov told Reuters on Sunday that he had surrendered his Games accreditation pending B sample results. Krushelnitsky and his wife, Anastasia Bryzgalova, won bronze in a game against Norway, which would take that medal if a doping violation were to be confirmed."I hope it's not true.

by | February 21, 2018 | 05:30

Hanyu's bid to become the first since American Dick Button in 1948/52 to claim back-to-back Olympic titles could not have got off to a more encouraging start. He earned a season's best of 197.66 in the long for a total of 305.24. That at least meant that he was able to throw caution to the wind in his free skate to " Mao's Last Dancer " by Christopher Gordon.

by | February 21, 2018 | 04:58

Ireland full-back Rob Kearney is looking forward to facing some familiar faces this weekend when Wales come to Dublin in the third round of the 2018 6 Nations. Wales team: Halfpenny (Scarlets); L Williams (Saracens), S Williams (Scarlets), Parkes (Scarlets), S Evans (Scarlets); Biggar (Ospreys), G Davies (Scarlets); R Evans (Scarlets), Owens (Scarlets), Lee (Scarlets), Hill (Dragons), AW Jones (Ospreys capt), Shingler (Scarlets), Navidi (Cardiff Blues), Moriarty (Gloucester).

by | February 21, 2018 | 04:31

As you can see in the video further down the page, the 21-year-old clocked a time of 6.34 secs, surpassing the previous best by Greene which was 6.39 secs. on January 19, where he clocked 6.37. I just love racing in the big races, when everybody's watching. Coleman's time is pending ratification by world governing body, the IAAF.

by | February 21, 2018 | 04:27

The 33-year-old was leading with one lap to go but was forced to block both lanes on the backstretch to maintain his advantage. NASCAR continues to have two stages to a race before the final finish after deeming it a success past year, and with playoff points on the line, drivers race aggressively near the end of them.

by | February 21, 2018 | 04:24

All this less than 24 hours after the self-described "nightmare" incident in which Papadakis breast was left briefly exposed to the shock of millions of worldwide TV viewers. "That was our attitude throughout the whole routine, but [the break] really affected us during the "twizzle" [pirouettes] because when you're spinning around, it's hard to keep your dress on when it's no longer holding itself up".

by | February 21, 2018 | 03:30

Souza enjoyed a breakout season in 2017, hitting.239 with 30 home runs. The three-deal trade announced on Tuesday was a win-win for the Yankees and Diamondbacks , while signalling a rebuild is in order for the Rays, who have designated outfielder Corey Dickerson for assignment and traded righty Jake Odorizzi in the past three days.

by | February 21, 2018 | 03:22

Here's how we ended the series in style. England hope was justified as they produced the third highest total in eight T20s at Seddon Park. New Zealand are fourth (115), while Australia are a distant fifth (110). "It feels not that good to be honest", Morgan said. Kent's head coach Matt Walker has been part of England's coaching set-up for this tournament in part to give Bayliss' assistants Paul Farbrace and Paul Collingwood some time off after the Ashes and Ricky Ponting has also ...

by | February 21, 2018 | 03:08

Police sources say that the taxi was returned to its driver around 8am. The emergence of new evidence could see the case reopened but it seems the four players are off the hook for now. Since Pardew took charge in November, West Brom have won just three of 17 matches and are bottom of the Premier League , seven points adrift of 17th-placed Huddersfield.

by | February 21, 2018 | 03:07

India also called for the implementation of the Supreme Court ruling of February 1. SHANGHAI-Eleven Chinese warships sailed into the East Indian Ocean this month, a Chinese news portal said, amid a constitutional crisis in the tiny tropical island chain of the Maldives now under a state of emergency.

by | February 21, 2018 | 03:09

Team USA hockey surprised everyone when they unloaded against Slovakia to take a 5-1 victory and set up this match with the Czech Republic. "I think people saw tonight we have a very fast team and a team that can play good hockey", Terry said.

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:58

This was instead one of those nights when there was nothing to worry about, when a new striker opened his account, when new young players got on the pitch. That was duly artistic, duly expressive, duly joyful to watch. Fabregas assisted his compatriot Pedro for the second goal after a vintage eye of the needle pass.

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:55

The, just after Lewandowski hit the post, Muller freed the Polish striker for a pull-back hammered home by Kingsley Coman on 52 minutes. Champions League 2018 is now in its Round of 16, as the prime football league enters the first leg of its 16-team match-ups.

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:50

The Kansas basketball team returns to work at Allen Fieldhouse Monday night. Oklahoma hasn't won at Allen Fieldhouse since 1993. The Sooners came out of the locker room with some fire, scoring the first three points of the half and cutting the KU lead to seven, 49-42, less than 20 seconds into the second stanza.

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:46

In essence, that night summed up Martinez's summer with the D-backs and his 2017 season in general, so Red Sox fans: Have fun. New manager Alex Cora has said he wants Mookie Betts to hit leadoff and Andrew Benintendi to hit second, leaving the 3-hole wide open for Martinez to provide some lineup protection for the two young outfielders after the Sox finished last in the American League with just 168 homers a year ago.

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:44

The Cardinals are the first NCAA Division I men's basketball program to vacate a national title during the Final Four era. "I can not say this strongly enough: We believe the NCAA is simply wrong", Louisville interim President Dr. Rick Pitino , the coach at the time, denied any knowledge of the situation, but was sacked for recruiting violations in October. "I'm sad for our players, I'm certainly sad for our staff and those who helped create the success and for our fans in particular".

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:41

Juan Mata thought he had put United into a 2-0 lead just before half-time only for the Spaniard's effort to be ruled out by the video referee after a lengthy delay, and without conclusive proof the officials on the field had made the wrong decision.

by | February 21, 2018 | 02:41

According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN , the Charlotte Hornets are "unlikely to bring back GM Rich Cho on a new contract next season". Jordan hired Cho in 2011 after only one year as general manager of the Portland Trail Blazers. Buss grew frustrated with Los Angeles' inability to land big-name free agents in recent years, but Kupchak could help retool the Hornets with significantly less pressure in a smaller market.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:26

After surveying the players union and all 30 clubs, Major League Baseball decided against implementing a pitch clock, but there will be a limit on mound visits , as well as a rule created to limit the time required for inning breaks and pitching changes .

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:24

Wow, I've never had a situation like that with the quality of players not being in the squad. "Ragnar Klavan, unbelievable. Ben Woodburn makes steps and is really close to everything". "It's a wonderful story, it's really deserved", added Klopp. Danny Ings, who has recovered from successive knee injuries, has fought his way back into the first team.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:55

On the other hand, South Africa would be a much more confident unit, thanks largely to seamer Shabnim Ismail, who registered her best figures in T20Is. India: Virat Kohli (capt), Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah , Yuzvendra Chahal , Shikhar Dhawan, MS Dhoni (wk), Dinesh Karthik, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, KL Rahul, Suresh Raina , Shardul Thakur, Jaydev Unadkat.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:25

That offer was declined, and Neuvirth's injury on Sunday has now removed a bit of leverage for the Flyers as talks are apparently ramping back up. There is no timetable for his return. With a healthy Elliott and Neuvirth, there will be no need to keep Mrazek around. The Nashville power play had been flat for the past several games, but finally found the net when Craig Smith took off on a breakaway, netting the wrist shot to cut the lead in half, 2-1.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:18

Virtue and Moir looked unbeatable - taking a third world title in 2017 - until the French pair scored an important win in the Grand Prix event in Nagoya, Japan, last December. American skier Lindsey Vonn insists she will continue to voice her political opinions despite an avalanche of social media abuse. This is likely their last Olympics.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:09

But the Spanish giants are an altogether different animal when it comes to the big games and especially in European games, one just can not discard the threat that Sevilla carry. In last week's 2-0 win over Huddersfield Town as well, United were the second best side for longer parts of the game and were bailed out by a few moments of brilliance from the attackers.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:04

Barring a miracle on ice for either Russian Federation or Finland in Monday's semifinals, Team Canada and Team USA are expected to further advance towards a rematch in the gold-medal game. Barring a historic upset in the other semifinal, the Americans will meet archrival Canada for gold for the third consecutive Olympics. Canada outshot Russian Federation 47-14 but struggled to pull away, scoring just once in each of the first two periods before Wakefield bounced one in off goalie ...