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by | March 04, 2018 | 01:34

West Ham were trailing 1-0 when the 29-year-old centreback made a fearless block on Swansea's Ki Sung-Yeung. "Winston has been knocked unconscious and concussed and it's his secondary injury we're more anxious about", West Ham manager David Moyes said after the match.

by | March 04, 2018 | 01:16

England's Chris Paisley may not have been deemed worthy of a profile picture on the tournament website, but his name featured proudly near the top of the leaderboard after the first round of the WGC-Mexico Championship. "To shoot a great score against the world's best players, I'm delighted". "I also really wanted to work on my game". "I like the course, it kind of suits my strengths".

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:20

The injury means the 26-year old will miss Brazil's friendlies later this month against World Cup hosts Russian Federation and reigning champions Germany. Although he'll likely return in time for PSG's penultimate or last Ligue 1 (French league) game as well as the Coupe de France (French Cup) final in late May, Champions League success represents his team's truest measure of success following his record-setting transfer from Barcelona.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:20

Despite those words, it was never a certainty that Woods would add the tournament. "This is great for us, and we've put together a plan with hopeful anticipation", West said. Last week's rating for the Honda Classic were the highest since 2013, the past year Woods reached No. 1 in the world rankings and won five times.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:20

The morning session was bossed by Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel and Valtteri Bottas of Mercedes at the intermediate stage. Turning focus to his own preparations, Hamilton says he's on track to be at his strongest for the start of the 2018 F1 season as he targets a fifth title and fourth in five years.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:17

There is no time for looking back for Stokes though. "The day after the first game I was a little bit sore and to be honest I was really stiff coming back for my second spell". Stokes - who could have been run out on nought when Colin de Grandhomme side-footed past the stumps in his follow-through - and captain Eoin Morgan added 88 in 15 overs to break the back of the chase in Mount Maunganui's first day-night ODI.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:16

During the regular season, Zimmer was very reluctant to name Keenum his starter, thus making some of us believe that Zimmer could start Bridgewater or Sam Bradford over the hot Keenum . "Those are the $64,000 questions with us", Zimmer said. But I understand decisions were made to give this team the best chance to win. "But he think he's trying to get better...he's just going about it the wrong way".

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:02

Lance Stroll will open the test on Monday morning before handing over to Sergey Sirotkin, and Sirotkin will then start in the auto on day two before Robert Kubica - who carried out a filming day in the FW41 on Sunday at Aragon - drives in the afternoon.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:58

Carvalhal was sacked by Wednesday on Christmas Eve after two-and-a-half years in charge and had claimed he would rather the first meeting between the sides had gone straight to penalties than a replay. The club didn't do better than this in the Cup since 1964, so it's been a long, long time. "I am very happy and very proud of my players", Carvalhal added.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:00

I was always looking for new technology". That's something I absolutely want to bet on. Or is he really committed to leading his team down a 20-year-old path, one that would seem to lead to medocrity or worse? You know, really, as a broadcaster, I went around and observed every team.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:56

Swansea's last FA Cup quarter-final came in 1964 when Bill Shankly's Liverpool were beaten 2-1 at Anfield. But those ambitions have been revived and this win was Swansea's sixth in succession on home soil in all competitions - their best run at the Liberty Stadium since 2007.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:59

Mitchell Marsh was 32 not out and Tim Paine with him on 21 when an early stumps was called for bad light, a regular occurrence at tests on South Africa's east coast. Interestingly, Australia lost the 1969-70 tour, and drew the other two. "South African pacer Morne Morkel has chose to bid adieu to worldwide cricket after the home Test series against Australia next month, saying that the "demanding" schedule has put a lot of strain on his family life".

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:55

On being ready for Cyborg: "Since she started fighting in Strikeforce (I've been thinking about it)". Kunitskaya has fought at featherweight before, scoring a first-round TKO of Cindy Dandois more than seven years ago. It's going to take place in Las Vegas on March 3rd at 10:00 PM ET. With Cyborg and Kunitskaya booked, and Nunes reportedly defending her title against Raquel Pennington at UFC 224 in Brazil, the superfight will have to wait.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:56

Jackson, when he spoke at the combine, denied that report and said he plans to be "strictly [a] quarterback". Because of the NFL's rookie salary slotting, Jackson said he has hired an attorney who will negotiate his first National Football League contract.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:50

In the locker room nobody knows. Despite maintaining their astonishing unbeaten record in the Spanish top-flight the Blaugrana dropped two vital points at the Estadio de Gran Canaria , ahead of what could potentially be a title-deciding fixture with Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou on Sunday.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:49

According to Raisman's lawsuit, the USOC was "aware, at the highest levels of its organization, that Defendant Nassar had molested Olympic and National Team level gymnasts who participated with Defendant USAG". He's also now serving a 60-year sentence on child pornography charges. In a suit filed in California this week, Raisman charged the USOC with complicity and incompetence in failing to prevent Nassar from serially abusing hundreds of gymnasts during his decades-long tenure as a sports ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:46

Angel Di Maria grabbed two goals as Paris Saint-Germain downed fierce rivals Marseille 3-0 on Wednesday to reach the French Cup semi-finals, hours after the club confirmed Neymar will undergo surgery on his fractured foot. Despite the injury potentially benefiting Madrid, the Spanish side's coach Zinedine Zidane claimed he hoped Neymar would recover in time to play.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:42

With AP Photos.The Cavaliers have suspended guard J.R. Smith one game for detrimental conduct. Smith is scheduled to return to practice Friday and will be available to play Saturday versus the Denver Nuggets . Smith has endeared himself to Cleveland fans with his hustle and knack for knocking down big shots. Rodney Hood took Smith's spot in the starting lineup on Thursday and the Cavs lost 108-97.

by | March 03, 2018 | 02:37

He got started on Thursday by putting up 29 reps on the bench press, tied for the most among running backs this year with Georgia's Nick Chubb. There are a number of Eagles fans who are Penn State fans and vice versa. "I've never wanted to be like anybody", Barkley said. If anything, he has only solidified his standing as the top running back and could even be in consideration when the Cleveland Browns are on the clock with the No.

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:20

However, the squad were back in training this afternoon with their next Premier League clash against the Gunners just around the corner. Premier League outfit Arsenal have reportedly drawn up a four-man shortlist of managers who could replace Arsene Wenger at the end of this season.

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:03

PG hits extreme floater, but it doesn't countRunning out on the break against the Mavericks in the second quarter, Paul George was fouled before he could get to the basket. Here's another angle of the remarkable play. "I think that's the way the game is supposed to be played". Once Clint Capela followed Austin Rivers' missed 3-point attempt by finishing an alleyoop from Harden, the Rockets led the rest of the way.

by | March 02, 2018 | 08:01

Now that all final results are in, the International Olympic Committee says that Russia's suspension is "automatically lifted with immediate effect". "Today, we received a letter from the IOC on the reinstatement", Alexander Zhukov , Russian Olympic Committee president, said Wednesday .

by | March 02, 2018 | 07:48

Smith against the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday. Smith, 32, is having one of the worst years of his career with 8.3 points per game on 39.2 percent shooting from the field. As mentioned, J.R. Smith is having a awful season compared to his historical performance. Smith, the former Knick, is averaging 8.3 points per game in 29.3 minutes this season and now is mired in a 4-for-22 swoon from the field over his past three games.

by | March 02, 2018 | 05:17

They said the more searches were carried out after information surfaced during questioning of some arrested accused and others persons. An ED official said, "At least 41 properties worth Rs 1217.20 crore of Choksi and companies controlled by him has been attached which includes 15 flats and 17 office premises in Mumbai , Hyderabad Gems SEZ in Andhra Pradesh, Shopping Mall in Kolkata, farm house in Alibaug and 231 acres of land in Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu".

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:55

After the scores were level at 1-1, Llorente struck a hat-trick inside 12 minutes at the start of the second half to completely turn the game in favour of the north London outfit. People will still celebrate, players will still continue, but I think once we get more clarity I think it will flow better."My question is this, why complicate it?" "There are so many grey areas with VAR, but I am not against trialling it and actually believe that it is useful in certain situations ".

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:40

Moreno, who had a goal disallowed for offside in the first half, scored the victor with a shot from near the penalty spot after a well-placed cross by Sergio Garcia following a late breakaway. "Today things didn't go well". The Champions League represents Madrid's best chance to end the campaign with another trophy, with the holders taking a 3-1 first-leg lead to France on March 6 in their last-16 tie with Paris Saint-Germain.

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:41

If I am it's ideal, otherwise it's the same.' Nadal is the top-seed in Acapulco and is seeking his third title there after 2005 and 2013. 'I don't feel I must win the title because I am the favourite . She double faulted to gift Brengle a break as her lead went from 3-1 to 3-2 and she hurled her racquet from the baseline to the net. But the Swiss superstar has opted against playing in Dubai this week, meaning Nadal can close the gap when he returns in Acapulco before back-to-back ...

by | March 02, 2018 | 04:39

The NBA arguably host the most popular All-Star game in sport with the best players from around the league teaming up for one huge game. That idea was the Premier League should take inspiration from the NBA's All-Star game event and apply it in England .

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:52

The two nations with the next coefficients - now France and Russian Federation - will each receive two group places, with the remaining guaranteed spots handed out to the next four top-ranked nations (one each). UEFA will not introduce Video Assistant Referees (VAR) for next season's Champions League because of ongoing "confusion" surrounding its use, Aleksander Ceferin, the president of European football's governing body said.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:34

USA Today's Bob Nightengale reports that the Red Sox were concerned about Martinez's right foot. He can opt out after the second, third or fourth seasons, and there is a $2.5 million buyout if he opts out after 2019. He's been one of the game's best hitters over the last four seasons. His 162-game pace would have put him at 61 home runs in 2017. Boston is set to introduce Martinez at a news conference Monday.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:18

He set the fifth fastest time - a 1m21.339s - on a set of super-softs; but later had that effort disallowed for cutting the Turn 14 chicane, near the end of the lap. McLaren executive director Zak Brown dismissed the incident as nothing serious, citing a wheel nut issue as the root cause. Sebastian Vettel, runner-up to Hamilton past year, is scheduled to drive for Ferrari on Tuesday, when Spain's weather service forecast colder temperatures and the possibility of snow.

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:05

Hamilton comfortably got the better of Bottas as he won his fourth drivers' championship last season, but the Finn says he is not willing to use mind games in his attempts to fight back this year. Red Bull brought forward the development of their new RB14 in a bid to make a better start to the season, and were offered encouragement after Ricciardo recorded the fastest time and completed over a century of laps on day one of pre-season testing .

by | March 02, 2018 | 03:04

There are about 21,200 elementary schools in Japan. Organisers past year received more than 2,000 entries from the general public in a nationwide competition, from which they short-listed three pairs of designs in December. Twelve-year-old Miyu Kawa from the school where the victor was unveiled on Wednesday pronounced the mascots "unique" and "very cool". PyeongChang 2018 mascots dance during the Closing Ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games.

by | March 02, 2018 | 02:01

The expectation is that Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski will return for 2018 after pondering his future, I'm told. Unlike many National Football League players, Gronkowski appears to have his future mapped out. Dave Metzler reported in his Wrestling Observer Newsletter that the WWE wants Gronkowski to take up a more permanent role inside the ropes and would be willing to offer him a deal similar to the one Ronda Rousey received in January.

by | March 02, 2018 | 00:34

According to the Times , Goodell wasn't happy about the way Jones defended Ezekiel Elliott after the Cowboys running back was suspended in August . There was speculation previous year about an attempt by the league to strip Jones of his franchise, valued at more than $4 billion. "Do I look like I take it personally?" he asked.