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Sports Rose in driver's seat, Scott lurks at Torrey Pines
Author: 0 Rose in driver's seat, Scott lurks at Torrey Pines

First-round leader Jon Rahm , four time major victor Rory McIlroy and defending champ Jason Day finished in a three-way tie for fifth, seven strokes back of Rose. Justin Rose missed a short birdie putt that felt like another bogey. He birdied his last two holes for a 31 on the front nine to shoot 67 and finish at 10-under 278.

Sports Fiji, US, South Africa and NZ top pools at rugby sevens
Author: 0 Fiji, US, South Africa and NZ top pools at rugby sevens

Despite having speed and skill‚ the Blitzboks have not been able to cope with pressure in contact while their defensive system is also struggling with so many new players. Fiji 7s side begins its campaign against Japan at 12.34pm on Saturday, then faces England at 6.02pm and plays Samoa in its final pool match at 10.07pm.

Sports Boston Red Sox star Mookie Betts out of White House celebration
Author: 0 Boston Red Sox star Mookie Betts out of White House celebration

That was when the Red Sox were supposed to visit the White House on February 15, Mass Live reported. "I won't be going there", Betts told the paper. The MLB schedule shows that comes after a series in Baltimore against the Orioles , and well after spring training, but there is no word that Devers has changed his mind.

Sports Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham are a victim of their own success
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino says Tottenham are a victim of their own success

In reality the most important thing is being consistently in the top four and playing in the Champions League. Much has been made of Spurs' failure to win a trophy since the 2008 League Cup, but Pochettino said it would be a mistake to focus exclusively on the pursuit of silverware.

Sports England men and women's sides learn opponents for 2020 tournament
Author: 0 England men and women's sides learn opponents for 2020 tournament

Eoin Morgan's side, who were beaten finalists in the 2016 event, will begin their campaign at the new Perth Stadium on October 26 against one of the two qualifiers who will make up Group 2 , potentially Bangladesh or Sri Lanka. Pakistan is at the top spot in ICC rankings followed by India, England, Australia, South Africa , New Zealand, West Indies, Afganistan, Srilanka and Bangladesh.

Sports Chelsea FC Flop & Former Juventus & Real Madrid Striker
Author: 0 Chelsea FC Flop & Former Juventus & Real Madrid Striker

On 9 February Atlético welcome Real Madrid to the Wanda Metropolitano and then 20 February will see Cristiano Ronaldo and co. pitch up as Morata's other former club Juventus battle for the Champions League. The 26-year-old had a medical in Spain on Sunday ahead of the move after Chelsea signed Argentina global Gonzalo Higuain on loan last week. For Morata , Atletico Madrid needed to get rid of Gelson Martins , while the Spaniard was not allowed to leave Chelsea until they had ...

Sports Chelsea to face Manchester United in FA Cup fifth round
Author: 0 Chelsea to face Manchester United in FA Cup fifth round

Chelsea travel to Manchester City in the league and Malmo for a Europa League tie in the week before the United tie, and then host the Swedish side in the second leg the following Thursday ahead of facing City at Wembley in the Carabao Cup final on Sunday, February 24.

Sports Jason Witten's tough year ends with Pro Bowl trophy mishap
Author: 0 Jason Witten's tough year ends with Pro Bowl trophy mishap

Earlier this week, Lawrence took to Twitter and publicly called out the team for taking its time getting him a new deal. Just check out Witten analyzing the game's first touchdown - a pass from Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes to Indianapolis Colts tight end Eric Ebron.

Sports Is Anthony Davis Trying to Force His Way to the Lakers?
Author: 0 Is Anthony Davis Trying to Force His Way to the Lakers?

New Orleans plans to issue a statement later Monday, but officials are already privately expressing that the organization doesn't feel pressure to move Davis before the February 7 trade deadline. They can wait until the summer for the best package. The Lakers' front office, led by Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka, had a meeting on Monday to discuss how the franchise was going to acquire Anthony Davis and pair him with LeBron James .

Sports Alonso turns his focus to Triple Crown's final jewel, and beyond
Author: 0 Alonso turns his focus to Triple Crown's final jewel, and beyond

For 2019, the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona offered fans brilliant driving, engine issues, and a massive storm that changed the character of the race entirely. "Just an incredible experience - flawless execution for the race", Alonso said, per BBC . "I think it will rank very high", Alonso said. As the 24 hour clock ticked down drivers and teams nervously waited for some sort of decision by IMSA on the future of the race.

Sports Daniel Radcliffe puts Tom Brady on blast over MAGA hat
Author: 0 Daniel Radcliffe puts Tom Brady on blast over MAGA hat

As the Rams get ready for Super Bowl LIII, players answered a few select questions - like their first memory of the big game, and what the Super Bowl means to them. His distaste with Brady and the Patriots had something to do with their connection to President Trump . Last year, the Patriots departed for the Super Bowl on Monday.

Sports LeBron James' camp prefers coaching change from Luke Walton
Author: 0 LeBron James' camp prefers coaching change from Luke Walton

Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma is apparently among those the Pelicans would seek in a trade. Luke Walton is no stranger to such coaching change issues although it may be best to note that these murmurs originate from the people behind James and not actually him.

Sports Family of missing footballer arrive to oversee search
Author: 0 Family of missing footballer arrive to oversee search

Surrounded by family of the Argentine striker, David Mearns, of Bluewater Recoveries, told reporters: "We have sourced and hired a survey vessel equipped with state of the art search equipment, which will be used to conduct an underwater search for the wreckage in the area of the last radar contact".

Sports Moses set for Fenerbahce medicals
Author: 0 Moses set for Fenerbahce medicals

Moses has fallen out of favour in London this season under Maurizio Sarri after being a regular under Antonio Conte. Victor Moses is expected to to arrive at Fenerbahce and undergo medicals before the end of the week. Moses had been on the brink of a move to the Chinese Super League, but the permanent deal collapsed, with a loan deal now on the cards. Conte's departure and Sarri's arrival last summer signalled a return to a back four at Chelsea , with Moses again regarded as a ...

Sports Pelicans star Anthony Davis asks to be traded
Author: 0 Pelicans star Anthony Davis asks to be traded

Paul also represents Los Angeles star LeBron James , and a James-Davis pairing would make L.A.an immediate threat in the West. Woj goes on in some follow up tweets to explain that Anthony Davis desires to be traded to a team that will allow him to compete for titles on a regular basis.

Sports Kyrie Irving calls Warriors' win over Celtics lucky; Stephen Curry responds
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving calls Warriors' win over Celtics lucky; Stephen Curry responds

The Los Angeles Lakers will get their first shot before the deadline, but any package offered is highly unlikely to offer an immediate asset that would allow the Pelicans to contend right away. Thompson was asked after the game whether a Warriors-Celtics matchup was in the offing, and when pressed further, Thompson was blunt. "I talked to a Warriors player who told me, 'listen, Gordon Hayward is not Gordon Hayward right now, '" Goodman said.

Sports UAE bars Qatari fans from Asian Cup semi
Author: 0 UAE bars Qatari fans from Asian Cup semi

Koo announced his retirement from the national team after Korea's exit from the Asian Football Confederation Asian Cup as it lost in a quarterfinal match against Qatar on Friday. "It's important for the players, the staff and all of Qatar". "We wish them success in their upcoming journey". "We hope that we can recover our strength and efforts in the next game because we don't have much time between the games".

Sports Man City stays in hunt for quadruple after big FA Cup win
Author: 0 Man City stays in hunt for quadruple after big FA Cup win

City's defeat against Leicester was their third loss this season in the EPL in four games and it left them four points behind current leaders Liverpool . 'When you are 35 years old you can have long , long holidays, no problem. Pep Guardiola's side sealed their place in the Carabao Cup final in midweek against Burton Albion and signaled their intent on winning all four trophies this campaign with another ruthless performance in front of their own supporters against Sean Dyche's ...

Sports Carvajal wishes Morata well at Atletico
Author: 0 Carvajal wishes Morata well at Atletico

Carvajal said, "If he is happy at Atlético, I am happy for him, more than as a rival I see him as a friend". Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata appears close to securing a move to Atletico Madrid after the striker was pictured passing a medical with the Spanish club on Sunday.

Sports Rose holds off Scott to win Farmers Insurance Open
Author: 0 Rose holds off Scott to win Farmers Insurance Open

Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy (14) is the only European player with more wins on the Tour since 1945. It was the Englishman's tenth win on the PGA Tour, moving him one clear of his compatriot Nick Faldo , who registered nine victories between 1984 and 1997.

Sports Curry brothers to headline NBA 3-point contest
Author: 0 Curry brothers to headline NBA 3-point contest

The Warriors have won two-straight championships since Durant signed with the Dubs in the summer of 2016 and, barring something unforeseen happening, Golden State will likely win its third straight ring this season. In terms of family history, my dad playing 10 years in Charlotte; being one of the original Hornets to now having the All-Star Game in Charlotte. I know he's going to be gunning for me, though.

Sports Marko Arnautovic signs West Ham extension despite 'very tempting' China offer
Author: 0 Marko Arnautovic signs West Ham extension despite 'very tempting' China offer

Nuno Espirito Santo's side have scored three stoppage-time winning goals in Premier League games this season (including the reverse fixture against West Ham ), more than any other club. "I have now chose to put a stop to all the writings and speculation". "Ask me about the game today and I will answer", he told reporters. The Hammers headed into the FA Cup fourth round tie as clear favourites, with AFC Wimbledon now bottom of the third tier in England.

Sports Daniel Radcliffe calls out Tom Brady over Trump support
Author: 0 Daniel Radcliffe calls out Tom Brady over Trump support

The mention of the MAGA hat is a reference to a 2015 interview Brady did , which showed one of Trump's infamous campaign caps hanging in his locker. The quarterback has golfed with President Donald Trump and agrees with many of Trump's policies, except when it comes to players kneeling during the national anthem.

Sports 'Harry Potter' casts Super Bowl curse on Tom Brady, thanks to Trump
Author: 0 'Harry Potter' casts Super Bowl curse on Tom Brady, thanks to Trump

And round up the usual suspects: owner Robert Kraft , coach Bill Belichick, quarterback Tom Brady and the rest of the team captains. The " Swiss Army Man " actor emphasized that he'd be rooting for the Los Angeles Rams in the upcoming Super Bowl LIII, stating that "the whole world is rooting against the Patriots - sorry".

Sports Pochettino reacts to Tottenham's shock FA Cup exit against Crystal Palace
Author: 0 Pochettino reacts to Tottenham's shock FA Cup exit against Crystal Palace

Spurs improved in the second half with Erik Lamela on the pitch but, in the absence of the injured Dele Alli and Harry Kane , Mauricio Pochettino's men - who were knocked out of the EFL Cup semi-finals by Chelsea on Thursday - lacked the cutting edge to prise Roy Hodgson's determined Palace side apart.

Sports India seal ODI series in New Zealand
Author: 0 India seal ODI series in New Zealand

Ambati Rayudu and Dinesh Karthik completed the formalities with an unbeaten 77-run stand in 71 balls. Kohli combined with Rohit Sharma to share a 113-run stand to set the chase up for India but neither converted their fifty into a ton departing in quick succession.

Sports Man United not satisfied because winning title is ‘impossible’ - De Gea
Author: 0 Man United not satisfied because winning title is ‘impossible’ - De Gea

But after the game United's players spoke, as they have done ever since Solskjaer's arrival, of their new leader's insistence they look to attack and move the ball - and themselves - upfield as quickly as possible. "Unfortunately, he has had the injuries, but I think [Friday] is a big, big step forward for him". "No deals have been done with anyone but there are still a few more days but I'm not too involved in the negotiations so whatever happens happens".

Sports Kohli rested for last two New Zealand ODIs
Author: 0 Kohli rested for last two New Zealand ODIs

The outfield does offer good reward for shots and batsmen can score quick runs once they get their eye set in. Virat Kohli made 45 as the tourists reached a revised Duckworth-Lewis-Stern target of 156 with 85 balls to spare in a one-sided beginning to the five-match series.

Sports Stadium: Virat Kohli-led Team India beats New Zealand by 90 runs
Author: 0 Stadium: Virat Kohli-led Team India beats New Zealand by 90 runs

When Dhawan was dismissed for 66 and India were one for 154 in the 26th over, New Zealand at the same stage were 146 for five. He said Saturday's match was about "riding the momentum" of that win while giving India an opportunity to gain experience of batting in windy conditions and on small grounds than it is used to.

Sports College Basketball Fans Confront NFL Official Bill Vinovich For Major Mistake
Author: 0 College Basketball Fans Confront NFL Official Bill Vinovich For Major Mistake

National Football League referee Bill Vinovich was leading the officiating crew at the center of the blown pass interference no-call that helped end the Saints' season in the NFC Championship. 1 seed, win the divisional round in a tough game". The NFL's rulebook technically could have provided latitude for Goodell to take action and change the outcome of Sunday's game, but such action would have been unprecedented and would have had to happen promptly given the planning involved for a team ...

Sports Ivan Perisic Submits Transfer Request At Inter Milan
Author: 0 Ivan Perisic Submits Transfer Request At Inter Milan

The Gunners, fifth in the Premier League and three points behind Chelsea for the final Champions League place, return to league action on Tuesday when they host Cardiff at the Emirates. And, Inter's director Marotta has since confirmed Perisic handed in a transfer request though no suitable offers have been made. The player has expressed this desire, we want to satisfy him but we also need to respect the value of the player.

Sports New Zealand vs India
Author: 0 New Zealand vs India

Mohammed Shami has struck five times in the series thus far while Bhuvneshwar Kumar got two key wickets in the second ODI, meaning India's bowling line-up poses threats across the board. "Extra care should be taken if you are carrying anything that looks like a cricket bat or ball". India has defeated the host team in two consecutive ODIs.