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by | January 05, 2019 | 03:24

Asked if it felt like a game Golden State had given away, Curry replied: "For sure". "It's tough, man. It's tough to stop you from just shooting 3s, because there's just so much space out there", said Durant. Harden surpassed 40 points for the fifth straight game as he finished with 44, in addition to 15 assists and 10 rebounds. "I just had to go out and do my part on the highest level".

by | January 05, 2019 | 03:18

Cape Town - Four-time Major champion, Rory McIlroy , explained that nearly everything about the US PGA Tour was more appealing than playing in Europe at this point in his life. It's what everyone is striving for. But in making his 2019 debut there rather than Abu Dhabi in a fortnight to compete on the European Tour - a circuit he describes as "a stepping stone" - he's proving that in the modern game, the top players call all the shots.

by | January 05, 2019 | 01:59

He has got a really good game sense as well. But he began to open up with the bat and after hitting Nathan Lyon for six to bring up his highest Test score of 77, attempted to do the same from the next delivery and was caught by Starc at long-on.

by | January 05, 2019 | 02:21

Solanke was on the verge of a move to Crystal Palace earlier this week, only for the move to break down after a medical. According to a Sky Sports report, the 27-year-old England global, who has only four Premier League bow in the current campaign will help Bournemouth's injury situation with Simon Francis and Adam Smith out on the sidelines.

by | January 05, 2019 | 02:02

Frances Connolly said the couple had always been happy, but the win would make them a "hell of a lot happier". "I said it must be more than £2.60". Armagh I is now on WhatsApp! Will they have to include HMRC on that list too? She did not believe him when he said they had hit the jackpot .

by | January 04, 2019 | 12:55

And although the World No.152 never backed down from her aggressive strategy, she was also able to show off some wonderful defence when forced: twice Andreescu slipped over but still won the point, and a running dropshot victor en route to breaking Williams for 5-1 in the second set was the shot of the match.

by | January 04, 2019 | 14:15

He has eight consecutive games of at least 35 points and five assists, breaking a record set by Hall of Fame guard Oscar Robertson. "What he's doing is incredible. "I'm just in attack mode". "I'm just being aggressive, man". Injured teammate Chris Paul , on the sidelines for a fifth straight game, added: "It's insane to watch the games and to witness it".

by | January 04, 2019 | 12:36

A further breakdown of his expected income at Turin shows Ramsey will pocket a €500k bonus if he play 50% of games per season, a €1m bonuses if he play 70% and will become the club's second highest earner behind Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo.

by | January 04, 2019 | 12:10

Duanne Olivier ripped through Pakistan to leave South Africa in control just one day into the second Test in Cape Town. But earlier in the day it was pacer Duanne Olivier who did the damage for South Africa once again, taking four wickets as the visitors folded for a paltry 177 when tea was taken.

by | January 04, 2019 | 13:28

Former Real Madrid striker Higuain has struggled for form since swapping Juve for the Rossoneri in the summer, scoring just eight goals in 20 appearances across all competitions. The Premier League club have not been able to rely on their strikers for goals this season, as Olivier Giroud and Alvaro Morata have managed just six between them.

by | January 04, 2019 | 12:52

To determine the 10 starters, fan voting accounts for 50 percent of the vote, with player and media votes accounting for 25 percent each. In other words, Wade will also need to finish among the top vote-getters on the players' and media's ballots to have a real chance to start in this year's All-Star Game.

by | January 04, 2019 | 12:42

Dharmesh Sheth of Sky Sports News said on Thursday evening: "I spoke to him very briefly earlier and he is well aware that he could become a huge hero at Rangers . We are talking up something that is not there, but everyone knows I started my career at Rangers - I played in front of 50,000 with the pressure. "I had a good relationship with Craig at Scotland and I like Craig as a manager and as a person".

by | January 04, 2019 | 13:15

Ronaldo reigned supreme in Dubai, where he beat Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann and Paris Saint-Germain sensation Kylian Mbappe to the award on Thursday. Ronaldo has made a seamless transition from Real Madrid to Juventus following his sensational €112million transfer in the off-season. France's World Cup-winning coach Didier Deschamps bagged the Best Coach award after he defeated Zinedine Zidane, Diego Simeone of Atletico Madrid, Jurgen Klopp of Liverpool and Juventus coach ...

by | January 04, 2019 | 13:07

Real Madrid and Barcelona are following the case with interest. "Football is dynamic; it's about interests the manager sometimes can't manage". So, that rather sit-on-the-fence comment will not ignite any positive vibes from Spurs' fans anxious about Eriksen's future, and you have to feel if either Real or Barca come in with a huge bid for the Danish sensation then he could be willing to move away from north London.

by | January 04, 2019 | 13:13

San Antonio (20-17) is 14-5 at home and has won seven of their past eight games on its home floor. He said the injury happened when he fell on the wrist during Saturday's game against the Clippers, but he "didn't really feel it until after the game" and that he "couldn't even move it".

by | January 04, 2019 | 10:37

They ended at 24 without loss. A demoralised Australia took the third new ball after tea but couldn't avoid the ignominy of their opposition reaching 600, a monstrous total that has India perfectly placed to complete an emphatic maiden Test series win in Australia .

by | January 04, 2019 | 11:51

The Yellow Submarine gained energy to go ahead and secure the equaliser courtesy of a back-post header from Cazorla eight minutes from time to rescue a point. " Villarreal is always a hard place to visit", insisted Solari. Villarreal have punched below their weight this season and in strikers Gerard Moreno who scored the only goal as his former club Espanyol beat Madrid a year ago, Carlos Bacca and Toko Ekambi, they have a mixture of height and pace able to cause problems to the Madrid ...

by | January 04, 2019 | 11:43

Curry shot 5 of 9 from downtown as the Warriors was 14 for 28 on 3-pointers. Holmes is now averaging 7.4 points and 4.5 rebounds per game this season. The Warriors' point total was the third-highest in a game this season. Holmes is unlikely to play tonight after coming down with a stomach flu. That opened up minutes for seldom-used Dragan Bender, who played for the first time since December 17 and scored for the first time since December 11, 10 games ago.

by | January 04, 2019 | 11:28

Justin Holiday has been in many trade rumors since the day the Bulls had fired former head coach Fred Hoiberg and was was one of the most coveted wing players on the market. Brooks, 29, is a journeyman who's averaging 6.6 points in 13.3 minutes across 29 games while shooting 45.0 percent overall and 27.8 percent from 3-point range.

by | January 04, 2019 | 12:03

However, Leonard's case is a unique and unprecedented one for an organization that has typically avoided controversy. A chorus of boos, the expected soundtrack. "Even though it is one of 82, it's a different dynamic when there's a lot of - for certain people - emotions involved". Veteran guard Patty Mills is hoping his former teammate is greeted back with cheers.

by | January 04, 2019 | 10:18

It was also a career-best 14th straight game in which Leonard has scored at least 20 points. Pascal Siakam scored a career-best 28 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for the Raptors , who won their second game in a row. The Raps trailed the Jazz 53-51 at the half. Siakam exploded for a trio of three balls in his 13-point third quarter. Toronto outscored Utah 44-32 to take a 95-85 lead into the fourth.

by | January 04, 2019 | 10:32

His arm strength isn't what it used to be, and his limited mobility led to a career-worst 7.5 percent sack rate. Now, they're entering the upcoming draft holding the sixth-overall pick in a draft lacking franchise-changing quarterbacks like the Baker Mayfields and Darnolds of last year's draft.

by | January 04, 2019 | 09:58

City rallied though and ended the game with nine shots to Liverpool's seven, enjoying slightly more possession in the second half too. Klopp would have wanted Roberto Firmino to get on the ball more to link the play and also more from Georginio Wijnaldum in central midfield.

by | January 03, 2019 | 06:37

Besides Tendulkar , he also coached some prominent players in Vinod Kambli , Pravin Amre, Sameer Dighe , Ramesh Powar, Chandrakant Pandit , Ajit Agarkar and Balwinder Singh Sandhu. In 2010, he was awarded the Padma Shri, one of the highest civilian honours in India. He was used to coach students in Dadar's Shivaji Park in Mumbai.

by | January 03, 2019 | 06:44

Tottenham Hotspur are considered "below" Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Adrien Rabiot , a source close to the player has told ESPN FC. It added: "The only contacts were carried out last August and now a week ago". In both cases, contacts were made with PSG's sporting officials to show the interest of FC Barcelona in the player Adrien Rabiot . Rabiot graduated from the PSG academy and, having made his senior debut for the Parisians in 2012, has appeared over 200 times for the Ligue ...

by | January 03, 2019 | 05:29

Everton threw on Bernard and Cenk Tosun in hope of finding a goal, but Leicester were the ones continuing to threaten, almost doubling their lead when Jordan Pickford spilled Ricardo's low cross into the path of Wilfred Ndidi, but he recovered to block the follow-up.

by | January 03, 2019 | 01:49

What will, however, be in their favour is the doubt over off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin who is suffering from an abdominal strain sustained during the fourth day of the first Test in Adelaide. A final decision on his fitness and availability for the match will be taken at toss-time. Umesh Yadav has been included in place of Ishant, along with Mohammed Shami and Jasprit Bumrah.

by | January 03, 2019 | 01:33

But immediately after the Giants' Week 17 loss to Dallas this past Sunday, reports surfaced that the team might look to trade star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr . "We'll handle all that after the season", Manning said last week. They finished dead last in the NFC East with a record of 5-11 and missed the playoffs.

by | January 03, 2019 | 01:26

Above all else, we know Seri very well and we needed to get a player close to him, to not let him play with the ball very easily. Mesut Ozil of Arsenal with a tattoo saying only God can judge me during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Watford FC at Emirates Stadium on September 29, 2018 in London , United Kingdom.

by | January 03, 2019 | 02:02

WADA personnel traveled to Russian Federation in December but were unable to extract all of the promised data. If RUSADA loses its accreditation again, it could lead to Russian athletes being kept from participating in the next Olympics and the continuation of the ban on the country's track-and-field athletes from participating in worldwide competitions.

by | January 03, 2019 | 01:01

The NHL was rocked Wednesday by word that Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin will skip the All-Star Game later this month in San Jose so he can rest and prepare for the second half of the season. But with the Caps leading the way in the Metropolitan Division, Washington fans are unlikely to be concerned as they pin their hopes on Ovechkin and his teammates continuing their form in their bid to claim back-to-back Stanley Cup wins.

by | January 03, 2019 | 01:13

Tulowitzki, who turned 34 in October, will earn the league minimum from the Yankees, while the Blue Jays will be on the hook for the remainder of his contract, which includes a lofty $20 million in 2019. Tulowitzki could slot in at shortstop, allowing Gleyber Torres to remain at second baseman and Miguel Andujar to stay at third. Toronto acquired Tulowitzki from the Colorado Rockies in the summer of 2015 as the team built toward its first playoff appearance since 1993.

by | January 03, 2019 | 01:38

The 33-year-old's contract with Manchester United runs out this summer, making him free to enter negotiations with other clubs and sign a pre-contract agreement. Young's current contract with the Red Devils is set to expire in the summer, eight years after he joined the club from Aston Villa back in 2011 . Young has made 19 appearances for United in all competitions this season and remains an important member of the squad.

by | January 03, 2019 | 02:04

All that has been set against the backdrop of continuing uncertainty over the future of the club under owner Mike Ashley and supporter discontent but Benitez has remained calm under pressure and Lascelles is determined to do likewise. 'Loads of things you have to do to get a result here, can we be patient? Manchester United have revealed their starting eleven and substitutes to go up against Rafael Benitez's Newcastle United outfit at St.

by | January 03, 2019 | 02:09

According to reports , Brown got so frustrated with Roethlisberger that he threw a ball in the quarterback's general direction. "Tomlin said after Friday's practice that Brown was having his knee tested because his All-Pro receiver "didn't feel comfortable enough to".