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Sports City officials give Miami F1 race the green light
Author: 0 City officials give Miami F1 race the green light

Daniel Ricciardo has crashed in opening practice for the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix. Without the safety auto periods in China and Azerbaijan, most would agree that Vettel would be leading the drivers' championship going to Spain rather than trailing Hamilton by four points.

Sports Ireland v Pakistan Test Match Preview - Shades of Green
Author: 0 Ireland v Pakistan Test Match Preview - Shades of Green

Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed backed Ireland to take its experience from limited-overs matches and thrive in the Test format. Dublin's Malahide Ground is all set to host debute Test for Ireland against Pakistan on May 11, 2018. Their skipper Sarfraz Ahmed said it was a privilege to provide the opposition for Ireland's historic moment. So, all those little factors only add to giving us a better chance of winning this game.

Sports Pliskova surprised to see off Halep
Author: 0 Pliskova surprised to see off Halep

Suarez Navarro will play American Bernarda Pera in the third round after she saw off Britain's Johanna Konta 6-4 6-3. She quickly shrugged off the loss, however, saying she would now focus on Rome next week before turning her thoughts to another attempt to land a first grand slam title.

Sports Salah wins Liverpool Players' Player of the Season award
Author: 0 Salah wins Liverpool Players' Player of the Season award

When asked to reassure Liverpool supporters about his future, he said : "I'm very happy here and everything is fine". The Egypt worldwide, who collected the Liverpool Player of the Month award seven times during the the 2017/18 campaign, added another award to his personal trophy collection.

Sports Rafael Palmeiro Agrees To Play With Independent Team At 53
Author: 0 Rafael Palmeiro Agrees To Play With Independent Team At 53

Texas, however, did not entertain the possibility of signing him. Palmeiro is back in baseball almost 13 years after his MLB career ended under a cloud. He had two stints with both the Rangers and Orioles, his only other teams. BC-BBO-Palmeiro-Playing At 53,182 Palmeiro back on diamond at 53 with hopes of Major League Baseball comebackAP Photo NY174Eds: APNewsNow.

Sports Manchester United make eight changes for West Ham United clash
Author: 0 Manchester United make eight changes for West Ham United clash

It is the first time United have failed to score in back-to-back games since March 2016. David Moyes' side remain 15th in the table after securing their survival against Leicester last week. United sit 19 points behind rivals and runaway champions Manchester City - who also won the EFL Cup - and Mourinho feels his team could have performed better over the season.

Sports 4-magnitude quake rocks Pakistan
Author: 0 4-magnitude quake rocks Pakistan

A 5.5-magnitude quake jolted parts of parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) early Wednesday morning, spreading fear among residents. Pakistani family members visit studentsin a hospital that were injured in stampede following an natural disaster, in Bannu, Pakistan , Wednesday, May 9, 2018 .

Sports Former Redskins running back Matt Jones signs with Eagles
Author: 0 Former Redskins running back Matt Jones signs with Eagles

He spent two seasons with Washington before suffering a knee injury and was unable to win back his starting spot. Though he did record at least 450 yards and three touchdowns on the ground in each of his first two seasons, Jones' inability to hold onto the ball made his time in the nation's capital far briefer than anyone would have guessed, resulting in a surprise cut when the team trimmed their roster down to 53 days before the 2017 National Football League season.

Sports Thunder's Nick Collison Retiring After 15 Seasons
Author: 0 Thunder's Nick Collison Retiring After 15 Seasons

He ends his career as one of the franchise's leaders in games played (602, 2nd); assists (638, 4th), blocks (258, 4th), rebounds (2,561, 5th) and points (2,846, 6th). "I remember thinking, 'Are we good?" "He's a brother for life so I'm glad I met someone like that throughout this journey". "I've had the privilege of being one of the guys on a basketball team for a long time", he said.

Sports Arsène Wenger: European super league will consign Premier League to midweek
Author: 0 Arsène Wenger: European super league will consign Premier League to midweek

Arsenal lost another away game at Leicester City on Wednesday night and have now endured their worst run on the road since 1966, remaining the only team in English league football with an away point this year. The former Liverpool defender said on ESPN FC: "The one thing we have known for a long time about his Arsenal team is that they have got no backbone".

Sports David Price Dealing With Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Author: 0 David Price Dealing With Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

From what I know, David has played video games his whole life. "It seems like Fortnite now is the one everybody's playing, but a year ago I saw a lot of guys playing Federation Internationale de Football Association". Putting down the iPad for a while might help Price recover - there's no way video games are good for carpal-tunnel syndrome - but it seems silly to blame an innocent hobby for a professional hurdle in the absence of any real evidence.

Author: 0 Mohamed Salah… not Mohamed Salah!

However, despite scoring an incredible 43 goals across all competitions - which has seen him win six in-house Goal of the Month awards - not one was deemed special enough to pip teammate Oxlade-Chamberlain to the Goal of the Season accolade.

Sports Klopp: We have one week - that feels like a year!
Author: 0 Klopp: We have one week - that feels like a year!

Laurent Depoitre's goal gave the Terriers the lead at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday, Jonas Lossl making a wonder save late on after Marcos Alonso's freaky equaliser. "At the same time, we have to do our best, like we did today". "We had so many chances and you must be good to take them". It's been a tough season for Chelsea as they've offered a poor defence of their title, and there has been ongoing speculation over Conte's future at the club.

Sports Hamilton needs pace, not 'weird' races
Author: 0 Hamilton needs pace, not 'weird' races

The world championship leader and defending four-time champion told reporters on Thursday that he has not given any thought to his position after his lucky win at last month's Azerbaijan Grand Prix. "I'm interested to see how everyone performs". "We have many updates coming, hopefully they will be positive and we can be even closer to the front, but of course everybody else will also bring new parts", said Verstappen, whose teammate won in China.

Sports Moyes argues that West Ham had the best January window
Author: 0 Moyes argues that West Ham had the best January window

West Ham avoided relegation after winning last weekend. West Ham's efforts when they host Manchester United on Thursday night and Everton on Sunday will be a factor in the final judgment. I did not handle to win many honours as a participant, and being named captain of West Ham United and my nation at 23 might be up there because the proudest achievement of my profession.

Sports Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons See
Author: 0 Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons See "A Lot Of Rings" In Their Future

So with the Sixers officially eliminated from the playoffs to see their offseason officially get underway, let's take a look at three final thoughts from the tough series loss to the Celtics. The Sixers' playoff exit is surely stinging, especially to an equally green Celtics team, but it doesn't appear as if Philly is going anywhere anytime soon.

Sports Chavez won a mountain stage, Yates headed the General offset
Author: 0 Chavez won a mountain stage, Yates headed the General offset

Bennett had said earlier in the week that he was waiting for the first mountain stage to have a real crack and he was as good as his word, trailing stage victor Esteban Chaves by just 26 seconds in the climb to the 1736m summit. "He had been up the road all day and he deserved it". "Good work from start of season, but today was special, to win on Etna". "I can only thank Simon for letting me win the stage".

Sports Nashville Predators: Presidents' Trophy means Game 7 home ice
Author: 0 Nashville Predators: Presidents' Trophy means Game 7 home ice

How slim has the margin for error been in this series? The Flames lost the 2004 Stanley Cup final in seven games to the Tampa Bay Lightning. "But at the end of the day, it still comes down to those 60 minutes". The Predators are riding a 4-0 run in Thursday night games but they have had a tough time putting together back-to-back wins as they are 0-5 recently following a win.

Sports England recall Cipriani for tour of South Africa
Author: 0 England recall Cipriani for tour of South Africa

The other seven new caps are looseforward Ben Earl (Saracens)‚ 2.01m lock Jonny Hill (Exeter Chiefs)‚ scrumhalf Dan Robson (Wasps)‚ wing/fullback Nathan Earl (Saracens)‚ scrumhalf Ben Spencer (Saracens)‚ utility back Cameron Redpath (Sale Sharks) and No 8 Jack Willis (Wasps).

Sports Sir Alex Ferguson out of intensive care Manchester United announce
Author: 0 Sir Alex Ferguson out of intensive care Manchester United announce

Mourinho is concerned with the mentality of the players against the smaller teams. Giggs believes that progress is being made at Old Trafford - with the club having tasted Community Shield, League Cup and Europa League success last season - and expects them to soon be challenging for the biggest and most prestigious prizes.

Sports Peyton Manning Asked to Be Part of Ownership Group Bidding on Panthers
Author: 0 Peyton Manning Asked to Be Part of Ownership Group Bidding on Panthers

Peyton Manning is reportedly considering an offer to bid to purchase the Carolina Panthers , according to a report in the Charlotte Observer . Manning has won a record five NFL MVPs [most valuable player] and is a two-time Super Bowl victor, once with the Indianapolis Colts and with the Broncos.

Sports Ireland set to play historic first test against Pakistan
Author: 0 Ireland set to play historic first test against Pakistan

Ireland , which famously knocked Pakistan out of the 2007 World Cup, will become the 11th men's Test nation when the coin is tossed at the Malahide ground. While Pakistan's opening tour game was a soggy affair at Kent, they show some impressive form to brush aside Northamptonshire by nine wickets on Monday.

Sports Amazon Bringing Smart-Home to New Homes, Like It or Not
Author: 0 Amazon Bringing Smart-Home to New Homes, Like It or Not

The centers are interactive showrooms where the public can get a glimpse of the company's AI-powered voice assistant Alexa . "But you fundamentally are left to imagine what an integrated home would look like", said Nish Lathia, general manager of Amazon Services, in the company's Vallejo, California experience centre outside San Francisco.

Sports We've still got work to do - Hughes cautious after vital win
Author: 0 We've still got work to do - Hughes cautious after vital win

While Southampton celebrated victory last night, the result at Swansea means that West Bromwich Albion's relegation was confirmed. Substitute Gabbiadini bundled home a scrappy goal after 72 minutes to settle a tension-filled encounter in South Wales that left Southampton's players celebrating at the final whistle.

Sports In the AHL played the longest match
Author: 0 In the AHL played the longest match

He beat Charlotte goalie Alex Nedeljkovic (51 saves) on a one-timer from the left circle. BC-HKO-AHL-Longest Game, 2nd Ld, 252Lehigh Valley tops Charlotte in 5 OTs in AHL's longest gameEds: APNewsNow. Lyon posted the second-most saves in league history, stopping the last 79 shots he faced while shutting out Charlotte over the final 119:56. Former UND equipment manager Andy Rannells also works for Lehigh Valley.

Author: 0 I was cold - Real Madrid fan Nadal explains wearing Atletico shirt

It was Djokovic's first victory over a top-20 opponent since the Serb overcame Monfils at Eastbourne in June. Edmund will next play eighth-seeded David Goffin, who defeated Robin Haase 7-5, 6-3. Edmund sealed victory in style, winning the sixth game to love to set up a meeting with former world number one Djokovic for a place in the third round.

Sports Real's Bale denies 10-man Barca win in feisty Clasico
Author: 0 Real's Bale denies 10-man Barca win in feisty Clasico

Zinedine Zidane's side, fresh from drawing 2-2 in a controversial Clasico clash at Camp Nou on Sunday, can catch city rivals Atletico with a win in this fixture , with Diego Simeone's mean now three points ahead of Real with one more match played.

Sports Jurgen Klopp confirms interest in Barcelona attacking star
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp confirms interest in Barcelona attacking star

Lionel Messi of Barcelona celebrates scoring his sides third goal with Ousmane Dembele of Barcelona and Luis Suarez of Barcelona during the UEFA Champions League Group D match between FC Barcelona and Juventus at Camp Nou on September 12, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain.

Sports Tiger Woods confirms entry for 147th Open Championship
Author: 0 Tiger Woods confirms entry for 147th Open Championship

The last win for Woods at The Open came 12 years ago at Royal Liverpool, when he finished 18-under par on the weekend. Woods, an 18-time Major victor, said a year ago that he would "love to play Carnoustie again". Quoted by the Independent , he said: "I played there in the Scottish Open in 1995 and in 1999 in The Open". Tiger Woods heads to THE PLAYERS Championship in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

Sports Yankees, Red Sox gear up for round two
Author: 0 Yankees, Red Sox gear up for round two

He had three hits and three RBIs as NY won its eighth straight overall and 11th in a row at home. The Yankees had walk-off wins in three of their previous five home games. In the top of the fifth inning, Andrew Benintendi hit his second homer of the year to right center field and made it 4-3. It was the first time Boston and NY met with the majors' two best records since 2002, per the Elias Sports Bureau.