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Neymar to miss Man Utd Champions League ties Neymar to miss Man Utd Champions League ties
- January 30, 2019

The 26-year-old Brazil forward, the world's most expensive player, suffered the injury against Strasbourg in the Coupe de France last week. The second legs are set for the following week. They went on to lose that tie 5-2 on aggregate to the eventual winners. Brazil coach Tite said he will take no risks with Neymar, who missed the last three months of last season before returning for the World Cup finals were Brazil lost to Belgium in the last eight. (more...)
Majority Of Clemson’s Black Players Reportedly Skipped Donald Trump's Fast-Food Buffet Majority Of Clemson’s Black Players Reportedly Skipped Donald Trump's Fast-Food Buffet
- January 30, 2019

While black and white players, citing racism and their dislike for Trump's politics, skipped the White House meal, it was black players who overwhelmingly turned down the invitation. He didn't know a single black player who wanted the dubious honor of meeting with the racist and chief, but indicated that a quick glance at the roster of those who did choke down the warm salads and cold fish sandwiches had ulterior motivations. (more...)
Kevin Durant to return to OKC for Nick Collison's jersey retirement Kevin Durant to return to OKC for Nick Collison's jersey retirement
- January 30, 2019

Oklahoma City's Nick Collison (4) talks to Golden State's Kevin Durant (35) before an NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Golden State Warriors at Chesapeake Energy Arena, Wednesday, Nov. Durant will stop in Oklahoma City on March 20 for the event before going back to Oakland for a game against in on March 21. Sources added that The Thunder are aware of Durant's plans and will accommodate him any way possible. (more...)
Pogba tells Manchester United to learn from mistakes in Burnley draw Pogba tells Manchester United to learn from mistakes in Burnley draw
- January 30, 2019

The former Monaco player is now under contract until 2020. Speaking at his media conference at Carrington training ground on Monday, Solskjaer admitted the challenge for Fred was being ready to make an impact when the interim manager calls upon the Brazilian. (more...)
Napoli coach Ancelotti shrugs off red card Napoli coach Ancelotti shrugs off red card
- January 30, 2019

An Inter Milan supporter died following fan clashes when Napoli last visited Milan in December - a match that was also marred by racist chants directed at Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly . "As far as I am concerned, the matter is over, Allan will remain our player and we never meant to sell if not for something extraordinary", head coach Ancelotti told Sky Sport Italia. (more...)
Idrissa Gueye hands in transfer request after Everton reject PSG bid Idrissa Gueye hands in transfer request after Everton reject PSG bid
- January 30, 2019

Since joining Everton he has been one of the Premier League's most consistent midfield performers, and has season been responsible for more than 20 percent of the team's tackles, with 83. However, the Senegal worldwide is keen on joining the French champions this month before the close of the winter transfer window. Gueye is keen to secure the move to Paris but Everton want at least £35m plus add ons before they consider selling the defensive midfielder. (more...)
Naomi Osaka becomes first player from Asia to top tennis rankings Naomi Osaka becomes first player from Asia to top tennis rankings
- January 30, 2019

But, it added, it is as an accomplished player that she is now in the position to scare the daylights out of all her competitors in the world of women's tennis. And to think that we nearly never got to witness the extraordinary journey of such a likeable champion. Fortunately for us she did, in the summer of 2004, and a remarkable career was officially kick-started. (more...)
Klay Thompson Could Have Interest in Lakers if They Land Anthony Davis Klay Thompson Could Have Interest in Lakers if They Land Anthony Davis
- January 30, 2019

The NBA's collective bargaining agreement prohibits players or their agents from publicly requesting trades. They want to re-sign Kevin Durant . There were numerous reports over the summer that the San Antonio Spurs had no intention of trading Kawhi Leonard to the Los Angeles Lakers no matter what the circumstances, and they may be hoping the New Orleans Pelicans follow the same rule with Anthony Davis . (more...)
Raptors’ OG Anunoby named to World Team for 2019 Rising Stars game Raptors’ OG Anunoby named to World Team for 2019 Rising Stars game
- January 30, 2019

The NBA announced its 2019 Mountain Dew Rising Stars Challenge rosters on Tuesday, with Luka Doncic and Trae Young headlining the list of 20 players who'll be playing in the USA vs. Originally the Rookie Challenge, the game has changed formats a number of times, and since 2015 has been contested under the US vs. The NBA has announced the participants for the Rising Stars Challenge, an All-Star Weekend showcase of the NBA's best rookies and sophomores. (more...)
Daniel Radcliffe calls out Tom Brady for supporting Trump Daniel Radcliffe calls out Tom Brady for supporting Trump
- January 30, 2019

Although Super Bowl LIII is still nearly a week away, the festivities surrounding the big game in Atlanta are already underway including ambitious ad campaigns from industry leaders like Coke, Kia, Pepsi, Budweiser and more . With the Super Bowl fast approaching, Epic Games chose to bring football uniform skins back to Fortnite: Battle Royale so you can represent your team while you play. (more...)
Mithali Raj Praises Spinners for Outperforming Pacers in New Zealand Mithali Raj Praises Spinners for Outperforming Pacers in New Zealand
- January 30, 2019

Come the second ODI in Mount Maunganui, they will have a shot at sealing the three-match series in New Zealand , a rare feat in its own right and coming at just the right time. "It gives a lot of confidence getting into the next game but both the games were on the low scoring side and whoever has got opportunity has got runs". (more...)
Rose wins at Torrey Pines, DeChambeau rolls in Dubai Rose wins at Torrey Pines, DeChambeau rolls in Dubai
- January 30, 2019

And two shots is not a lot. He also won for the 10th consecutive year worldwide, including his gold medal at the Olympics in 2016. While Scott closed with four successive birdies, Rose picked up two shots of his own in that stretch and had built up enough of an advantage to still win by two with a 21-under-par total. (more...)
Duke rout Notre Dame Duke rout Notre Dame
- January 30, 2019

The ACC's worst 3-point shooting team, the Blue Devils hit four of their first six behind the arc to sprint to a 19-point first-half lead and roll to an 83-61 ACC win over Notre Dame at Purcell Pavilion. 2 Duke played comfortable and dominant Monday night. If Notre Dame hopes to make this a game, they need to draw out possessions and make Duke work defensively, taking open shots when they present themselves. (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino’s cup comments will anger Tottenham fans Mauricio Pochettino’s cup comments will anger Tottenham fans
- January 29, 2019

Speaking before Wednesday's Premier League match with Watford, Pochettino appreciated his words may have caused confusion, as well as frustration, among Spurs supporters but he remained steadfast behind his overall message: that long-term improvement is more important than one-off cup success. (more...)
Blues hatch plan to sign Barcelona ace Ivan Rakitic in the summer Blues hatch plan to sign Barcelona ace Ivan Rakitic in the summer
- January 29, 2019

The signing of Ajax midfielder Frenkie de Jong for an initial €75 million, announced last week, is set to ramp up the competition for a place in Barca's side next season. I want to be here for many more years and, above all, I want to have a great season and win a lot of trophies". I am really happy here, everyone knows it, above all the "Presi". (more...)
Jurgen Klopp Gives Encouraging Virgil van Dijk Update Ahead of Leicester Match Jurgen Klopp Gives Encouraging Virgil van Dijk Update Ahead of Leicester Match
- January 29, 2019

He's important, he is our captain and on the field he gives us extra that few central defenders around the world can give us. And Guardiola says that his loyalty to the club should mean City do everything they can to try agree a new deal. "At the same time, there is a moment when it's over for everybody". That's why I said, it's not my decision. Liverpool are unbeaten at Anfield in the league this season and have not dropped a single point against any team lower than fifth in the Premier ... (more...)
Second Slam Title Signals Naomi Osaka Has the Power to Rule Tennis Second Slam Title Signals Naomi Osaka Has the Power to Rule Tennis
- January 29, 2019

When Osaka defeated Williams in the U.S. Open final in September, she was the eighth different woman since the 2017 Australian Open to win a Grand Slam title . The Guardian notes that "She is the first woman to follow her first grand slam title by immediately winning the next one since Jennifer Capriati in 2001". (more...)
Miguel Almiron to sign for club-record fee Miguel Almiron to sign for club-record fee
- January 29, 2019

The Paraguay midfielder is keen to move to the Premier League club, despite late interest from Napoli and Internazionale, and is due to arrive for a medical on Wednesday or Thursday. Almiron, 24, helped Atlanta United win the MLS Cup last season. He finished second to Josef Martinez last season in the MVP voting'. Newcastle United have agreed a deal in principle to sign Miguel Almirón from Atlanta United for a club record fee, believed to be worth up to around £20m. (more...)
Qatar reach first-ever final with emphatic win Qatar reach first-ever final with emphatic win
- January 29, 2019

It was a day full of reaching milestones for Qatar as they booked their first-ever ticket to an AFC Asian Cup final. The young striker was showered with sandals thrown by irate home fans as he celebrated in scenes that will surely elicit some response from the Asian Football Confederation. (more...)
Hewitt flays 'ridiculous' changes to Davis Cup format Hewitt flays 'ridiculous' changes to Davis Cup format
- January 29, 2019

A fired-up Hewitt responded by claiming Tomic had threatened his family and said that the one-time world No.17 wouldn't play Davis Cup 'under his watch'. "For me the most disappointing thing is guys like these - Bolty and Alex - (Alex Bolt and Alex de Minaur) will never get to play a Davis Cup final in Australia and that was one of the biggest joys I had in my career". (more...)
Denis Suarez set to sign on loan after agreeing new Barcelona contract Denis Suarez set to sign on loan after agreeing new Barcelona contract
- January 29, 2019

The Brazilian snubbed the chance to join Roma in place of the La Liga champions, however he has featured only 12 times for Barcelona this season, with Mundo Deportivo now claiming Ernesto Valverde's side have outlined their conditions for his potential departure. (more...)
PCB express 'utmost disappointment' over Sarfraz ban
- January 29, 2019

It was during the second ODI in Durban, when the incident happened, and the repercussions soon followed. Pakistan will still have the third and final T20 worldwide to play against South Africa on February 6 after the ban on Sarfraz ends, but the PCB has called him back and appointed veteran Shoaib Malik to lead the team in his absence. (more...)
WWE Announces Return of Halftime Heat WWE Announces Return of Halftime Heat
- January 29, 2019

Finn Balor and WWE Champion Daniel Bryan vs. AJ Styles. - As noted, WWE Halftime Heat will return next Sunday during the NFL's Super Bowl 53. Michaels will be at the announce table to call the action. WWE Halftime Heat will be available to watch on the award-winning WWE Network , as well as on WWE.com, the WWE App, YouTube, Facebook and Twitter . (more...)
Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov receive punishments stemming from UFC 229 brawl Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov receive punishments stemming from UFC 229 brawl
- January 29, 2019

The suspension can be reduced to six months if he partakes in an anti-bullying public service announcement in conjunction with Las Vegas Metro Police Department and the UFC. Nurmagomedov, the reigning lightweight king, and McGregor are still on temporary suspension, which means the 155-pound division has been in limbo until their fates are known. (more...)
Man Utd in talks with Chinese club over Marouane Fellaini Man Utd in talks with Chinese club over Marouane Fellaini
- January 29, 2019

The Belgian agreed a two-year extension to his terms last summer that ties him to the club until 2020. It has been suggested a delegation from China were due to hold talks with the United chief executive Ed Woodward to discuss the transfer on Tuesday afternoon. (more...)
Man United not satisfied because winning title is 'impossible' - De Gea Man United not satisfied because winning title is 'impossible' - De Gea
- January 29, 2019

Arsenal women will be looking to exact revenge after their men's side were dumped out of the FA Cup by Manchester United last Friday. But despite their recent improvement in form, the Clarets still find themselves in sixteenth position in the Premier League . (more...)
India Women out to seal ODI series in New Zealand
- January 29, 2019

India have put us under pressure for long periods of time and got wickets at crucial times. "We fought hard today, but it just wasn't good enough". "When they've batted, we haven't been able to take those early wickets to put them under pressure and vice-versa with the bat - they've been taking those early wickets and putting us under pressure". (more...)
LeBron James (groin) unlikely to play for Los Angeles on Monday LeBron James (groin) unlikely to play for Los Angeles on Monday
- January 29, 2019

It didn't look great for a couple months, as their other fringe candidate, Klay Thompson , labored through the least efficient shooting season of his career. The three-time National Basketball Association champion's agent Rich Paul made it clear James will not return until he is fully fit and admitted that it could even be two more weeks before he made his comeback. (more...)
DeChambeau dominates to win in Dubai DeChambeau dominates to win in Dubai
- January 29, 2019

Meanwhile, plenty of others are quite rightly asking why the victor in Dubai , Bryson DeChambeau , wasn't once even approached about his inability to get close to the 40 seconds that the new rules now deem a stroke should be played in. 'It makes a difference, it really does, I mean, I can see all the errors that everyone else is making on the golf course when I play with them. He's playing very, very nicely with a lot of confidence, and putting well. (more...)
Chelsea reportedly target Barcelona man to fill midfield duties
- January 29, 2019

However, the club were unsuccessful in their attempts to sign both Cagliari's Nicolo Barella and Zenit midfielder Leandro Paredes, with the latter expected to join PSG. "Those that know me know that I am just focused on playing". I am really happy here, everyone knows it, above all the president. I have nothing else to say'. (more...)

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