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by | January 03, 2019 | 00:54

How will one cope if the insufferable Kopites finally lay their hands upon the Premier League chalice? Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has insisted he is excited by the prospect of Thursday's clash with Manchester City . Both managers have major selection dilemmas going into this game. City's stumbles have led to claims the title is now Liverpool's to lose, but Lovren feels City have enough quality to bounce back despite the Reds being unbeaten in the last four competitive fixtures ...

by | January 02, 2019 | 06:58

Dominating the first half of the 12-rounder, Nietes earned the nod of judges Levi Martinez, 118-110, and Patricia Morse Jarman, 116-112, while judge Samuel Nieto sided with Ioka, 116-112. Ioka continued to push the pace in the tenth round as closed the gap between himself and Nietes. It's true that Ioka often had Nietes missing with his shifty mobility, but he should have been more aggressive with more convincing shots.

by | January 02, 2019 | 05:42

Harry Kane scored his 13th goal of the season against Wolves, giving him a share of the Premier League lead. Arsenal stayed in fifth place after beating Fulham but closed to within two points of Chelsea in the race for the four Champions League qualification positions.

by | January 02, 2019 | 06:00

If the Patriots win that game in the divisional round, they will either travel to Kansas City for the AFC Championship Game, or host that conference title game if the Chiefs lose in the divisional round against the lowest-remaining AFC team.

by | January 02, 2019 | 06:12

Zane Gonzalez hit three field goals, two from 50 yards and beyond, one to tie the game with under two minutes left in the game. Finding an opening, Wilson connected with him for a 37-yard gain along the right sideline to move the Seahawks to the opposing 25-yard line.

by | January 02, 2019 | 04:07

Now, one night later, an exhausted Lakers squad that's playing without their leader will have to face an LA Clippers team that's just found its feet again. He returned from that injury December 21. Danilo Gallinari added 19 points and 10 rebounds for the Clippers, who held the Lakers without a field goal for more than six minutes while matching the longest unanswered scoring run by any team in the National Basketball Association this season.

by | January 02, 2019 | 04:08

The fine relating to Saturday's game was announced by Kiki VanDeWeghe, Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations of the NBA on Monday, reports Efe. Nick Friedell is the Chicago Bulls beat reporter for ESPN Chicago. He was issued the technical foul and tossed from the game for a "hostile act".

by | January 02, 2019 | 03:16

Considering the Ravens are reportedly looking to receive two first round picks in exchange for Harbaugh , it seems unlikely that the 56-year old coach will be in Denver next season, especially if the Broncos are unwilling to include its 2019 first round pick.

by | January 02, 2019 | 04:15

Rondon will go into the game having scored five goals from his last eight Premier League outings, and recalled the 3-2 loss at Old Trafford earlier in the season. For me Doucouré is a great player, a very important player for us. " We didn't take our chances ". If we make mistakes, we can lose against anyone, and against the top sides it makes it even easier to lose.

by | January 02, 2019 | 02:29

That prep will allow him to hit the ground running in his new gig as Raiders general manager . The announcement of Mayock's hire is expected to be made as early as Monday. "I know were going to argue about some guys, and I can't wait", Mayock said. "And if we don't, I want to meet the two that beats us in that". The Raiders fired Reggie McKenzie in December.

by | January 02, 2019 | 02:40

The province are awaiting news of any citings from the bad-tempered affair, with James Lowe certain to face a hearing after being sent off in the first-half for a collision with an Andrew Conway . Rory O'Loughlin is joined by Garry Ringrose in the centre. Leinster loosehead Cian Healy was sin binned for a high tackle on Conor Murray, while Leinster and Ireland tighthead Tadhg Furlong was also given 10 minutes for attempting to clear out Chris Cloete from ruck, which saw the ...

by | January 02, 2019 | 01:47

Not just because it was a way to end the season with at least a smirk. Leighton Vander Esch narrowly escaped an injury that could have cost him the playoffs and Xavier Su'a filo also went out with a minor (we think) leg injury. He made the play of the game when he converted a fourth-and-15 by hitting Cole Beasley for a 32-yard touchdown. After initially being ruled out, the catch was reviewed and called as a touchdown.

by | January 02, 2019 | 02:58

After 16 tumultuous seasons with the Cincinnati Bengals , the team has fired head coach Marvin Lewis after another disappointing year that saw them finish last in their division. He's won five Super Bowls and made eight appearances in the title game. Although perhaps quarterback Andy Dalton's injury could also be a factor in why the team failed to perform this season.

by | January 02, 2019 | 01:21

The Jaguars had the right to take the decision after the National Football League suspended Fournette for one game for violating unsportsmanlike conduct and unnecessary roughness rules when he took part in an altercation in a game against the Buffalo Bills in late November.

by | January 02, 2019 | 03:02

The B's won't be at 100% at Notre Dame Stadium, either, as first-pair defenseman Charlie McAvoy and forward David Backes are set to miss the game. The Heritage Classic will be played between the Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets . This will mark the third time St. Louis has hosted the NHL All-Star Game. A fan sang on New Year's Day. The weekend will feature several hockey-themed events, including the All-Stars Skills competition.

by | January 02, 2019 | 02:56

Eight NFL coaches have been fired this year - six within the past 24 hours. One of the toughest task this offseason will be to release a number of players with bloated contracts. The past two years, Gase compiled a 13-19 record. Tannehill missed five games. They were outgained by 1,619 yards, worst in franchise history, and outscored by 114 points.

by | January 02, 2019 | 02:11

After serving as the quarterbacks and wide receivers, coach at Wingate (1999), Holgorsen went to Texas Tech to become the Red Riders' inside receivers, coach from 2000 until 2004 when he took over as co-offensive coordinator for the 2005-07 seasons before heading to UH.

by | January 02, 2019 | 02:46

But Roger Federer , the "less" decorated of the two headliners in terms of major titles, triumphed over Serena Williams in an all-star battle for the ages at the Hopman Cup to kick-start 2019. Williams grabbed at her right shoulder several times during the match, but was able to finish off the contest. Although thrilled with his first-up performance, Federer doesn't want to get carried away just yet.

by | January 01, 2019 | 08:45

In May a year ago, Candice revealed that she had suffered a miscarriage just a week after her husband was forced to give a tearful apology for his involvement in the ball tampering scandal that rocked Australian cricket. She spoke to a women's magazine about the "heartbreaking" loss. David Warner and his wife Candice have announced they are expecting another child just months after opening up about a heartbreaking miscarriage.

by | January 01, 2019 | 09:58

Multiple media outlets reported that Mariota will sit out due to the injury he sustained in Tennessee's 25-16 win versus the Washington Redskins on December 22. The list of the backup's costly mistakes over his eight appearances this year seems to be nearly endless, with his two passes on one play and interception thrown right into the lap of Colts defender Darius Leonard in their first meeting of the year serving as some dismal highlights.

by | January 01, 2019 | 08:18

Thunder were restricted to 155-6 in 20 overs in chase of 176-run target. Peter Siddle was the stand out bowler as he finished with figures of 3-20 in four overs. Jos Buttler sparkled with 23 off 17 at the top, as did Callum Ferguson with 47 off 39, but Shane Watson's sluggish innings of 28 off 25 was hard to recover from.

by | January 01, 2019 | 07:07

But James, who signed a four-year, $154.4 million contract with the Lakers this summer, said beating the Warriors to win a title for the Cavaliers in 2015-16 is what cemented his legacy. "Everyone saw me crying, like that was all for 52 years of everything that sports has gone on in Cleveland". The Warriors were heavily favored entering the 2016 series following a 73-win regular season.

by | January 01, 2019 | 05:00

Having featured in the third Test in a winning cause, Rohit has cut short his time with Team India to be with his wife and child. "The BCCI congratulates Rohit on the beginning of a new chapter in his life", the BCCI said in a statement. They also have the option of moving Hanuma Vihari down the order and go in with one of KL Rahul and Murali Vijay, although their uninspiring numbers had led to their axe for the previous game.

by | January 01, 2019 | 02:34

The latter came on Saturday, a day before Alford was sacked. Alford was certainly on his way out but, according to Bruin Report Online , the school was planning to have him coach for the rest of the season. UCLA had 24 turnovers and made only six of its 22 3-point shots in the loss. UCLA's administration, pressured by UCLA's fans, decided back in 2013 that it wanted somebody other than Ben Howland to run its basketball program.

by | January 01, 2019 | 02:06

Finally, the curtain rises on the 2019 season of tennis, and the premises, at the dawn of this new year, are very interesting. It is a week full of events and with (almost) all tennis stars on the courts. Asked if there is a record he dreams of capturing before the end of his career, Djokovic said: "I would lie if I said I didn't want to get to as high a Grand Slam wins number as possible".

by | January 01, 2019 | 02:31

While Jurgen Klopp's men have stormed on relentlessly it has been a different story for Pep Guardiola , seeing his side lose three times in December. " Liverpool know what they have to do, we know what we have to do on Thursday". As reported by goal , Guardiola said: 'I don't know how Kevin De Bruyne is.

by | January 01, 2019 | 00:58

It's about absorbing pressure. "I put my CSI forensic hat on and in 2018 Australia have won three Tests and the numbers for bat and ball don't lie", Warne said after the Boxing Day Test on Fox Cricket. He has got to somehow recharge his batteries over and over again. The wait for play to get underway, eventually at 12.55 pm, two hours and 25 minutes after the scheduled start, was infinitely longer than the actual time it took the visitors - 22 minutes - to wrap up proceedings.

by | December 31, 2018 | 10:43

Wall on Saturday met with specialist Dr. Robert Anderson, who recommended the surgery. He opted to have surgery now in order to recover in time for the start of next season. He missed two games earlier this month because of the ailment. This will be the second straight season in which the Wizards lose Wall for an extended period.

by | December 31, 2018 | 08:44

Bayern Munich want to sign Chelsea starlet Callum Hudson-Odoi for £13 million, according to the Daily Mail . Olivier Giroud and Alvaro Morata are the two obvious options to step into the fold, with each of Chelsea's recognised centre forwards having been excluded from Sarri's plans recently.

by | December 31, 2018 | 09:44

As impressive as those touchdowns were, however, they couldn't match what Tee Higgins did on the final play before halftime in the first College Football Playoff semifinal game. Footage shared on social media showed the bald eagle - an animal famously part of the United States emblem - sharing some time with two Notre Dame fans as other spectators among the 90,000 in attendance looked on amused, bemused or both.

by | December 31, 2018 | 08:50

Among other bowlers, Ravindra Jadeja took 3 for 82 runs and Mohammed Shami finished his spell with 2 for 71 runs. Australia captain Tim Paine admitted he can't wait for the return of banned batsmen Steve Smith and David Warner, after his side crumbled to defeat in the third Test against India in Melbourne .

by | December 31, 2018 | 07:35

This was Mayfield's 27th touchdown pass of the season. In addition to being named AFC Offensive Player of the Week, Mayfield has been named Pepsi Rookie of the Week 5 times and NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month in November. He started 13 games after taking over for an injured Tyrod Taylor in Week 3. After throwing a 66-yard-pass to seal the win late in the game, Mayfield stared down Jackson for what seemed like an eternity on the sidelines.

by | December 31, 2018 | 07:40

Nobody has been dropped from the current 13-man team that was named ahead of the Boxing Day Test , which India won on the final day, but with the SCG pitch expected to take turn, Labuschagne is likely to be included to shore up both the batting and the spin bowling departments.

by | December 31, 2018 | 06:44

Let's not beat around the bush here - the Patriots' most important game by far this week is its own home contest against the New York Jets . Quarterback Tom Brady had an efficient day. Bowles has been hamstrung with some tough personnel positions (having Bryce Petty and a 38-year-old Josh McCown at QB in 2017, for example) during his tenure with the Jets, and you can make an argument he actually got his team to play above their expectations.

by | December 31, 2018 | 06:34

When I first had issues with the hip I was No. 1 in the world and 12 months later I was struggling. Andy was rather upset for withdrawing at the last moment previous year in Brisbane where he is still unbeaten following the titles in 2012 and 2013.