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Sports Eddie Hearn explains what happened with leaked Anthony Joshua phone call
Author: 0 Eddie Hearn explains what happened with leaked Anthony Joshua phone call

But while the likes of Whyte have publicly slammed offers made by Hearn, Miller's promoter Dmitriy Salita said the Matchroom chief has been fair in negotiations. I like the Joshua-Whyte fight. "I think we are going to be in a position by the end of this weekend to know what we're doing, I think". Joshua has always been pencilled into fight at Wembley in the spring but is struggling to nail down an opponent.

Sports Tom Brady Calls Upon Patriots Legends For Super Bowl Hype Video
Author: 0 Tom Brady Calls Upon Patriots Legends For Super Bowl Hype Video

No one foresees that he and the Rams will be able to replicate the Patriots' sustained level of success of the past two decades, but those on his staff are being poached and hired by other organizations to head coaching and offensive coordinator positions as if he already has.

Sports With LeBron back, Lakers outlast Clippers in OT 123-120
Author: 0 With LeBron back, Lakers outlast Clippers in OT 123-120

The Clippers managed to cut the lead to two before Lou Williams missed a potential game-tying three pointer at the buzzer, which only made the incident involving Stephenson and Marjanovic more controversial. He played 40 minutes and scored the go-ahead basket with 1:15 left in overtime after the Lakers blew a 14-point lead in the 4th quarter. James and Ball have played 34 games together this season.

Sports Gurley says he taught Michel to ‘run and catch’ at Georgia
Author: 0 Gurley says he taught Michel to ‘run and catch’ at Georgia

The trail blazing second year coach will be the youngest head coach to ever appear in a Super Bowl at 33 years old when his Rams face off with future Hall of Fame coach Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots . "I grew up as an inner city kid, single parent home, no dad, drugs being used and sold in my house", Anderson said. "Whatever the game plan is, we're going to ride it from there".

Sports Improving England are nowhere near their best, says Jones
Author: 0 Improving England are nowhere near their best, says Jones

England just took two minutes to kick-start the proceedings after a build up from Manu Tuilagi found Owen Farrell , who kicked a long pass to Elliot Daly and the fullback offloaded to Jonny May for the opening try. Even though this was just the opening round of the championship, it was hard not to look beyond it and to the World Cup in Japan in September and October.

Sports Pieters Leads Saudi International After 1st-Round 63
Author: 0 Pieters Leads Saudi International After 1st-Round 63

The South African followed up a birdie at the 17th with a brilliant eagle at the 18th, then hit consecutive birdies on the 1st and 2nd to heap pressure on the field. Li fired eagles twice to get within a shot of the leader Johnson and then landed two more in succession for an fantastic total of four eagles to join him at the top.

Sports Patrick Mahomes Guarantees Chiefs Will Reach Super Bowl Next Season
Author: 0 Patrick Mahomes Guarantees Chiefs Will Reach Super Bowl Next Season

They lost to the Patriots 37-31 in the AFC Championship at Arrowhead Field in Kansas City. Mahomes threw a league-high 50 touchdowns, and also averaged more than 318 passing yards per game in a total of 5,097 yards. Nagy was the runaway victor for Coach of the Year after leading the Bears to a 12-4 record and the NFC North division title in his debut season. "It's very nice to be recognized as Comeback Player of the Year", Luck said.

Sports The Eagles' Nick Foles plan is coming into focus
Author: 0 The Eagles' Nick Foles plan is coming into focus

Foles, 30, led the Eagles to the playoffs two consecutive seasons after injuries to starter Carson Wentz . But being that other teams already have inquired on Foles' price, and it is expected to be around a third-round pick, the way for Philadelphia to secure its quarterback's rights this offseason would be with a franchise tag .

Sports Moved to tears, Rudy Gobert feels disrespect in NBA All-Star snub
Author: 0 Moved to tears, Rudy Gobert feels disrespect in NBA All-Star snub

While any normal person can understand how reflecting on hard work and sacrifices of self and family as well as falling short of a monumental achievement could lead one to feel a significant amount of emotion, highly reputed class act Draymond Green (I kid, of course) apparently can't quite wrap his mind around that.

Sports Sauber become Alfa Romeo Racing for new 2019 F1 season
Author: 0 Sauber become Alfa Romeo Racing for new 2019 F1 season

Kimi Raikkonen and Antonio Giovinazzi will drive for the team this year. The Hinwil based team has a new name for the new season - Alfa Romeo Racing , having been connected to the famous Italian auto brand as title sponsor in 2018. The team finished in eight place in the 2018 constructor standings , which was their highest finish in the standings since they finished in seventh in the 2013 season.

Sports Sri Lanka's Karunaratne in no danger after being hit by Cummins bouncer
Author: 0 Sri Lanka's Karunaratne in no danger after being hit by Cummins bouncer

A hush descended upon the sell-out crowd in Canberra as Karunaratne was tended to by medical staff from both teams and paramedics after being struck on the neck by a short ball from speedster Pat Cummins . In the morning session, Australian opener Burns' career-best innings ended on 180 after being bowled. The home side have struggled with the bat recently, Usman Khawaja's 141 against Pakistan last October the only hundred by an Australian batsman since they thrashed England at home, but ...

Sports 'Real Madrid Is The Best Team In History'
Author: 0 'Real Madrid Is The Best Team In History'

Barcelona are aiming to win the competition for a fifth successive year, while Real Madrid were the last winners before Barca's run of success. In a state of crisis since the beginning of the season, it seems that real Madrid has managed to turn the corner and become a solid team. " Real Madrid is the best team of the last century and therefore the best team in history".

Sports Kyrie Irving softens stance on Celtics stay
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving softens stance on Celtics stay

The payoff could be enormous. In Celtics circles, some fear if the Knicks are able to sign Kevin Durant this coming offseason - which is seemingly the team's biggest plan for after the year - the prospect of Irving leaving for NY "could spell trouble for Boston's chances of holding onto" the All-Star guard, according to the report.

Sports India vs New Zealand 5th ODI Star Sports Live Streaming
Author: 0 India vs New Zealand 5th ODI Star Sports Live Streaming

Former skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has regained full fitness and will play the fifth and final ODI against New Zealand , India's assistant coach Sanjay Bangar confirmed on Saturday. Hardik Pandya is one to watch out for. It will be interesting if Mohammed Shami comes back for the final game with Bhuvneshwar Kumar getting a rest.

Sports Missouri banned from bowl game after NCAA fraud probe
Author: 0 Missouri banned from bowl game after NCAA fraud probe

As David Roberts, NCAA Committee on Infractions panel chief officer, said, 'Missouri did the right thing.' I now expect the NCAA to do the right thing. Their baseball and softball programs likewise will not be allowed to participate in the SEC Tournament or the NCAA Tournament. The university will also have its scholarships reduced by five percent for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Sports Julius Peppers Announces Retirement After 17 Seasons
Author: 0 Julius Peppers Announces Retirement After 17 Seasons

It's gotta end at some point. That point is now. He retires with the fourth-highest official sack total in National Football League history with 159.5, second in forced fumbles with 52, and second in tackles for loss with 175. Selected second overall by the Carolina Panthers in the 2002 NFL Draft, Peppers spent his first eight seasons with the team, as well as his last two .

Sports Janssen to get another chance at Tottenham Hotspur
Author: 0 Janssen to get another chance at Tottenham Hotspur

Speaking in his pre-match press conference, Pochettino said: 'We have two free places (in the squad), with Georges-Kevin N'Koudou going to Monaco and (Mousa) Dembele to China, and he ( Janssen ) is going to be on the list. The South Korea star's shot from the edge of the area looked harmless, but it went through the grasp of Newcastle goalkeeper Martin Dubravka and into the middle of the goal in the 83rd minute.

Sports Everton 'furious with Paris Saint-Germain over Idrissa Gueye pursuit'
Author: 0 Everton 'furious with Paris Saint-Germain over Idrissa Gueye pursuit'

He had a minor problem in his groin but the feedback I got after the match was there was nothing new, no new offers for him, he keeps being our player and I hope he can continue with us'. "I don't know about a new offer or not". "I asked 10 minutes ago if there was something new, but there is not". But, speaking after Tuesday's loss at Newcastle United, Pep Guardiola has denied the Toffees ace could be heading to the Etihad Stadium.

Sports National Basketball Association releases Rising Stars Challenge rosters
Author: 0 National Basketball Association releases Rising Stars Challenge rosters

He will suit up for Team World . Ten first- and second-year National Basketball Association players from the United States will play 10 first- and second-year National Basketball Association players from around the world in the annual showcase of some of the league's best young talent in the game on February 15 in Charlotte , North Carolina.

Sports Darren Weir faces six charges and issued with a show cause notice
Author: 0 Darren Weir faces six charges and issued with a show cause notice

He didn't offer any comment as he left being whisked into a waiting vehicle. The raids were part of a joint investigation between police and Racing Victoria that has been running since August. As well as the four taser-like devices, known as jiggers, police allegedly found an unregistered firearm and a small amount of suspected cocaine during the bust.

Sports Leicester complete Youri Tielemans loan from Monaco
Author: 0 Leicester complete Youri Tielemans loan from Monaco

Tielemans shared a frosty relationship with Leonardo Jardim before the Portuguese was sacked as Monaco coach earlier in the season. Everybody is really kind and really good with me. Completing the deal according to the Foxes official website is Adrien Silva whose stay at the King Power Stadium was ill-fated from the outset.

Sports Davis Cup | Mahesh Bhupathi rues missed opportunities against Italy
Author: 0 Davis Cup | Mahesh Bhupathi rues missed opportunities against Italy

The Indian tennis team, under the guidance of former Grand Slam victor Mahesh Bhupathi , had a disappointing start to their Davis Cup qualifier against Italy in Kolkata on Friday. Eventually, Seppi took the second set 6-4 and won the tie for Italy. "We had half a chance and we didn't take it", Bhupathi said at the end of the opening day.

Sports Man United sign Anthony Martial to new long-term contract
Author: 0 Man United sign Anthony Martial to new long-term contract

Martial has scored eight goals in 18 league matches this season and interim manager Solskjaer backed the player to continue his good form. He's had some ups and downs at the club - he's been top scorer, he's been developing. "Anthony will do some rehab work but I would imagine he will be involved". New boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has turned the ship around and the difference between his side and the one we saw under Jose Mourinho is simply remarkable, with the players now full of ...

Sports Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino insists that the best can still crash out
Author: 0 Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino insists that the best can still crash out

His affection for McLaren comes after the British sports auto manufacturers lent two high-performance vehicles to Daniel Levy and the Spurs chairman passed the keys for one of them to his manager. Janssen signed for Spurs in 2016 in a £17 million move off the back of a 27-goal season in his native Holland, but he struggled to replicate that form and scored just six goals in 38 appearances.

Sports Wade Wilson, former Cowboys QB and assistant coach, dies at 60
Author: 0 Wade Wilson, former Cowboys QB and assistant coach, dies at 60

The Cowboys did not say his cause of death. He started 17 games during his first six seasons in Minnesota and took over in 1987 when Kramer was injured. After serving as Cowboys quarterbacks coach from 2000-02, he returned for a second stint in 2007, when Jason Garrett was hired as Dallas' offensive coordinator.

Sports Real Madrid coach Solari: I feel sorry for Benzema critics
Author: 0 Real Madrid coach Solari: I feel sorry for Benzema critics

The first legs will be played on either February 6 or 7 - with Real hosting Barca first - with the following leg on either the 27th or 28th of the month. They will now face one of Real Betis , Valencia or Barcelona in a two-legged affair next week and in the final week of February in their bid to make it to the final.

Sports EPL: Arsenal squad to face Manchester City revealed
Author: 0 EPL: Arsenal squad to face Manchester City revealed

And while this is obviously because the pair play in similar midfield roles, plenty of Arsenal fans have noticed that the new arrival also bears a striking resemblance to the outgoing Welsh worldwide. It is a good challenge for him and for us. 'I know the player. "Firstly, he knows the language - he can speak English, which is important for us".

Sports Weir quizzed by cops over racehorse shocks
Author: 0 Weir quizzed by cops over racehorse shocks

Officers also seized four taser-like devices, known as "jiggers" in the racing industry, an unregistered firearm and a small amount of what is believed to be cocaine. "Thank you for your ongoing support, consideration and loyalty to Darren Weir Racing", the statement read. "Today's warrants show that Victoria Police will investigate allegations of corruption in sport and racing", Assistant Commissioner Neil Paterson told reporters.

Sports Former Manchester City Star On Newcastle Loss
Author: 0 Former Manchester City Star On Newcastle Loss

Liverpool's ground staff drew criticism for clearing the snow at half time but only doing it in the side of the pitch that the home side would be attacking. "In our case, every game, we have to do our best to be there, try to not give up, move forward and try another time and another time". "Of course I am", Klopp said.

Sports Qatar upset Japan 3-1 to claim first Asian Cup title
Author: 0 Qatar upset Japan 3-1 to claim first Asian Cup title

Qatar and Japan will go head-to-head at 6:00 PM local time in the finals of the AFC Asian Cup . "I'm not concerned at all.no worries about it", Sanchez told reporters on Thursday. Abdelaziz Hatim doubled Qatar's lead with his second goal at UAE 2019, again assisted by Afif , about a quarter-of-an-hour later with a superb, driven shot outside the penalty area that found the top corner.

Sports Liverpool fans' title nerves not necessary - Van Dijk
Author: 0 Liverpool fans' title nerves not necessary - Van Dijk

However, Liverpool then appealed in vain for what looked a clear second-half penalty when Naby Keita went down under a challenge from Ricardo Pereira . "But, obviously, everyone wants to win so bad and that's what we want as well but sometimes you need to be very patient". "The pitch was horrendous, yeah", the centre-back told reporters.

Sports Nikola Jokic set to be selected for first All-Star game
Author: 0 Nikola Jokic set to be selected for first All-Star game

His performances led to a big push in All-Star voting, finishing sixth among the Western Conference frontcourt players in fan votes and seventh in player voting. It's an achievement finally broken through by the 22-year-old Simmons, whose Philadelphia team is now third in the Eastern Conference standings with a 33-18 record.

Sports Rohit Sharma shocked as New Zealand humble India
Author: 0 Rohit Sharma shocked as New Zealand humble India

WICKET! Shikhar Dhawan is struck lbw by Trent Boult as he departs for an unlucky 13 runs. Trent Boult claimed a brilliant 5-21 as New Zealand skittled India for just 92 in the fourth one-day worldwide as they claimed a resounding eight-wicket victory in Hamilton .