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Mayfield, Allen embracing scrutiny at Senior Bowl Mayfield, Allen embracing scrutiny at Senior Bowl
- January 24, 2018

I haven't really met him". Despite being undersized, Manziel was selected in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft . He's also relied on the advice of Everett, who stood out in last year's Senior Bowl enough for the Rams to use their first 2017 draft pick on him (Los Angeles didn't have a first-round pick). (more...)
Pakistan into under-19 cricket WCup semis Pakistan into under-19 cricket WCup semis
- January 24, 2018

His Excellency Vipul, Indian Consul General in Dubai, hosted the team at the Consulate premises along with Mr. Bharat Bhatia, CEO of Conares and other dignitaries. So far Shaheen Afridi has been the leading wicket taker from Pakistan in the event with 9 wickets while the Opener and Wicket-Keeper batsman Rohail Nazir and Ali Zaryab Asif have been the leading scorers with 99 runs respectively. (more...)
Alexis Sanchez goes high of the Premier League wage desk Alexis Sanchez goes high of the Premier League wage desk
- January 24, 2018

Mkhitaryan has only scored five Premier League goals for United, although the Armenian is more a playmaker than a finisher. Mkhitaryan is cup-tied in that competition, so could make his debut against Swansea next week. Mkhitaryan was a target for Arsenal before he moved to United in the summer of 2016 but he did not settle into the side and was often left on the sidelines by Jose Mourinho. (more...)
Mischa Zverev cops massive Australian Open fine for 'unprofessional' performance Mischa Zverev cops massive Australian Open fine for 'unprofessional' performance
- January 24, 2018

Zverev retired 48 minutes into his first round match while trailing Korean Hyeon Chung 6-2 4-1 at Melbourne Park last Tuesday night. The German 32nd seed was punished for "a poor first-round performance" under new rules aimed at curbing early withdrawals through injury. (more...)
Ex-USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar to be sentenced Wednesday Ex-USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar to be sentenced Wednesday
- January 24, 2018

Raisman, a three-time gold medalist from the 2012 and 2016 Summer Games, already revealed her abuse in a series of media interviews. The criminal cases against Nassar followed reports a year ago in The Indianapolis Star about how USA Gymnastics mishandled complaints about sexual misconduct involving the doctor and coaches. (more...)
BC Vytautas adds LaVar Ball as assistant coach vs BC Dzukija BC Vytautas adds LaVar Ball as assistant coach vs BC Dzukija
- January 23, 2018

The team put together the series in order to get LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball playing time against other teenagers. Vytautas will play BC Dzukija and apparently the style of play will be all Ball's own as he will be deciding how the team plays. (more...)
I needed to feel loved, Sanchez says on Man United move I needed to feel loved, Sanchez says on Man United move
- January 23, 2018

United's rivals Manchester City had tried to sign Sanchez in the summer and revisited the possibility in this window only to pull out due to the rising costs. The Armenia worldwide helped United to the EFL Cup and Europa League titles in his first season at the club, but struggled for regular game time this term, making 22 appearances in all competitions. (more...)
Arsene Wenger defends Alexis Sanchez commitment Arsene Wenger defends Alexis Sanchez commitment
- January 23, 2018

The United boss was vocal in his calls for the club's owners to compete with Manchester City for top players last month and while those public comments appeared to be risky, he was clearly pushing his case for this deal for Sanchez to be finalised. (more...)
Martial on the mark as Man Utd claim narrow win at Burnley Martial on the mark as Man Utd claim narrow win at Burnley
- January 23, 2018

Burnley: Nick Pope 6 (out of 10), Phil Bardsley 6, James Tarkowski 7, Ben Mee 7, Charlie Taylor 6, Scott Arfield 6, Jack Cork 6, Jeff Hendrick 6, Steven Defour 6, Johann Berg Gudmundsson 7, Ashley Barnes 6. United won the game thanks to Anthony Martial's strike on 54 minutes. "It was very hard, we played against a fearless team, a team that plays with their strength and a team that knows how to get points". (more...)
Barea: I don't assume Wall's teammates like him Barea: I don't assume Wall's teammates like him
- January 23, 2018

Wall's imperfect relationship with Bradley Beal was a big storyline heading into the 2016-17 season. The Wizards have lacked chemistry and continuity this season and are a disappointing 26-21 after being a game away from the Eastern Conference finals a season ago. (more...)
Sachin Tendulkar gives pep talk to Eve's Sachin Tendulkar gives pep talk to Eve's
- January 23, 2018

The team will fly tomorrow. "Talking about the interaction with Sachin (Tendulkar), it was very important for the team as well as the players individually because we got to learn from his vast experience", Mithali told reporters here at the pre-departure press conference. (more...)
Sanchez-Mkhitaryan swap deal completed Sanchez-Mkhitaryan swap deal completed
- January 23, 2018

But Sanchez is a great guy, and has always been committed. A tireless and direct runner with a natural inclination to attack, Sanchez would likely have been a good fit for United under Ferguson, who quit in 2013 after almost 27 trophy-filled years. (more...)
Gronkowski undergoes NFL's concussion protocol after hard hit in AFC game Gronkowski undergoes NFL's concussion protocol after hard hit in AFC game
- January 23, 2018

It appeared he needed to be steadied by a teammate as he wobbled. At the start of the fourth quarter, the team announced Gronkowski would be out for the remainder of the game. When really he was trying to play within the confines of the rule. He never returned to the game and entered the dreaded concussion protocol. The Patriots are optimistic that Gronkowski (concussion) will be cleared in advance of Super Bowl LII, which takes place on February 4, the Boston Herald reports. (more...)
I feel like Andy Murray, says Kyle Edmund after shock victory I feel like Andy Murray, says Kyle Edmund after shock victory
- January 23, 2018

Year Event Round Winner Score 2018 Brisbane International presented by Suncorp QF Grigor Dimitrov 6-3, 6-7 (3), 6-4 2017 Citi Open R32 Grigor Dimitrov 7-5, 4-6, 6-3 That self-belief should help contribute to a cracking match on Rod Laver Arena, one that Dimitrov says he will be prepared for regardless of Edmund's position in the ATP Rankings. (more...)
Sean Dyche signs new four-and-a-half-year contract at Burnley Sean Dyche signs new four-and-a-half-year contract at Burnley
- January 23, 2018

Sean Dyche has agreed a new £3.5m-a-season contract with Burnley that will keep him at the club until June 2022. Crystal Palace and Everton have previously been linked with an approach for the 46-year-old, but the Clarets have revealed that their long-serving boss has penned a new four-and-a-half-year deal. (more...)
Odds Rob Gronkowski Will Be Medically Cleared for Super Bowl LII Odds Rob Gronkowski Will Be Medically Cleared for Super Bowl LII
- January 23, 2018

If Tom Brady was the star of the Patriots' 24-20 comeback win over the Jaguars , then Danny Amendola was definitely the unsung hero. Only, the Jaguars were flagged for delay of game. New England Patriots Super Bowl LI matchup. "It took us a little while to do that, but that was a big drive for us". They came down and we had to make some adjustments going into halftime. (more...)
Grigor Dimitrov did something classy for Nick Kyrgios after Australian Open match Grigor Dimitrov did something classy for Nick Kyrgios after Australian Open match
- January 23, 2018

Yet after Kyrgios's 7-6 (7-3), 7-6 (7-4), 4-6, 7-6 (7-4) defeat by world number three Grigor Dimitrov , it is no longer a matter of whether Kyrgios will win a grand slam title. "She really mixes up the pace, I just tried to calm down, get my returns in and wait for the opportunities to attack", she said after crushing the Slovak, who made the semi-finals at Wimbledon previous year. (more...)
Chelsea star Thibaut Courtois tells Real Madrid he wants to join Chelsea star Thibaut Courtois tells Real Madrid he wants to join
- January 23, 2018

And according to Spanish transfer outlet Don Balon , Courtois is desperate to be Real's No.1. A transfer to Madrid would receive a mixed reaction as the 25-year-old played for Los Blancos' local rivals Atlético Madrid for three years between 2011 and 2014. (more...)
Veterans Group Superbowl Ad Rejected by NFL Veterans Group Superbowl Ad Rejected by NFL
- January 23, 2018

In response to the ad being rejected, Marion Polk , AMVETS national commander and retired U.S. Coast Guard chief petty officer, wrote to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell that " freedom of speech works both ways". The NFL argues the ad was too political, saying the Super Bowl program is created to commemorate and celebrate the game, the players, and the Super Bowl itself. (more...)
Wenger finally admits why Sanchez left Arsenal to join Manchester United Wenger finally admits why Sanchez left Arsenal to join Manchester United
- January 23, 2018

He would have been available on a free transfer when his contract expired in four months' time but once City baulked at the amount of money involved in a mid-season deal, United manager Mourinho urged his club to step in. Arsene Wenger is in very real danger of leaving the club in a worse position than he found it which is downright incredible after all he did for them. (more...)
Eagles fan who ran into a pole is OK, he thinks Eagles fan who ran into a pole is OK, he thinks
- January 23, 2018

The 42-year-old Eagles' season ticket holder made headlines for his exuberance that was caught on a couple of cellphone cameras on Sunday afternoon. The video of the incident quickly went viral, but Desai seemingly has no regrets. He said he may go to the doctor on Tuesday. Jigar Desai had thrown back a few drinks before heading to the football game on Sunday night. As the train begins to pull away from the stop, one of the unruly Eagles fans begins running full force after the train. (more...)
Cape Town's water crisis day zero brought forward more than a week Cape Town's water crisis day zero brought forward more than a week
- January 23, 2018

As of 1 February, Capetonians will be limited to 50 litres of water per person per day as water restrictions are elevated once again. Western Cape Premier Helen Zille on Monday met with National Disaster Risk Management officials in preparation of the day taps will be turned off. (more...)
Javier Mascherano to leave Barcelona this week Javier Mascherano to leave Barcelona this week
- January 23, 2018

Barcelona have confirmed that Javier Mascherano will leave the club this month , seven-and-a-half years after he joined from Liverpool for €24 million. Speaking in December, he hinted at his departure , saying that his time at Barca was coming to an end. The club earlier this month signed Colombia global Yerry Mina to boost its defense. (more...)
A Cougar and a Spruce King make the Central Scouting list A Cougar and a Spruce King make the Central Scouting list
- January 23, 2018

Central Scouting revealed its midterm rankings of the top North American and global skaters and goaltenders on Monday. Pekar leads the USHL with 24 assists, and leads all rookies with 31 points. He has tallied nine goals and 12 assists in 13 games for that team. In total, 50 USHL players were listed by NHL Central Scouting, and 16 more USHL alumni. (more...)
Michael Jordan Explained Hornets' Position On Trade To Kemba Walker Michael Jordan Explained Hornets' Position On Trade To Kemba Walker
- January 23, 2018

However, Jordan did say that he would "listen to opportunities". "We bred him, we chose him, we groomed him to be a good player for us", Jordan said of Walker, who the Hornets drafted ninth overall in 2011, to a great extent because Jordan saw traits in Walker that reminded him of his own playing career. (more...)
Picture of Alexis Sanchez in Manchester United kit leaks Picture of Alexis Sanchez in Manchester United kit leaks
- January 23, 2018

It's finally happened - Alexis Sanchez is now a Manchester United player and Henrikh Mkhitaryan is now an Arsenal player. It appears Sanchez will soon be unveiled as a Man United player, after Jose Mourinho revealed on Saturday his move from Arsenal is "so close" and he was later pictured in a United shirt. (more...)
Alex Rodriguez Reportedly Joining ESPN's 'Sunday Night Baseball' Crew Alex Rodriguez Reportedly Joining ESPN's 'Sunday Night Baseball' Crew
- January 23, 2018

A-Rod will be joining ESPN's " Sunday Night Baseball ", Sporting News reported Tuesday , as the all-time great Yankees slugger will be shared between the Worldwide Leader and Fox Sports this season. As McCarthy points out, such a deal became possible after ESPN's parent company, Disney, acquired 21st Century Fox in a massive deal in December. But sources close to ESPN said that the proposed Disney-Fox marriage didn't play a role in the A-Rod hire. (more...)
OU Running Back Abdul Adams Transfers to Syracuse OU Running Back Abdul Adams Transfers to Syracuse
- January 23, 2018

Abdul Adams is heading to the ACC. Syracuse football announced the addition of Adams in a release on Monday . He is already taking classes and will participate in spring practice. Adams had only 14 rushing attempts over OU's last six games and did not touch the ball in the Big 12 title game or Rose Bowl. Syracuse finished the 2017 season with a 4-8 record under second-year head coach Dino Babers. (more...)
Sam Bradford again the Vikings' backup QB over Teddy Bridgewater Sam Bradford again the Vikings' backup QB over Teddy Bridgewater
- January 23, 2018

Bank Stadium on February 4. "That's not cliche. That's the honest truth", wide receiver Adam Thielen said. Keenum, though unwilling yet to speculate about his pending free agency, made clear he would prefer to remain with the Vikings if it's up to him. (more...)
Kobe Bryant Nominated For an Oscar for Animated Short Film 'Dear Basketball' Kobe Bryant Nominated For an Oscar for Animated Short Film 'Dear Basketball'
- January 23, 2018

The animated film was part of the 2017 Tribeca Film festival and will be competing against "Garden Party" (by Victor Caire and Gabriel Grapperon), "Lou" (by Dave Mullins and Dana Murray), "Negative Space" (by Max Porter and Ru Kuwahata) and "Revolting Rhymes" (by Jakob Schuh and Jan Lachauer) for the 2018 Oscar. (more...)

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