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Sports Manchester City's Guardiola rejects Gundogan's 'nervous' comment
Author: 0 Manchester City's Guardiola rejects Gundogan's 'nervous' comment

I know how hard it is in the Champions League , away at Tottenham and we made a good performance. "We had a plan, the players knew it and we spoke with everybody about it (before the game ) and we did it quite well", he stated. "Of course we want to do well, especially in the Champions League but in that case in this specific game I don't think I agree". I do not agree with what Ilkay says.

Sports Confirmed Newcastle United represented at Benfica 4 Eintracht Frankfurt 2
Author: 0 Confirmed Newcastle United represented at Benfica 4 Eintracht Frankfurt 2

With 24 goals for Eintracht Frankfurt , Luka Jovic has had a breakthrough season but his father says a move to Barcelona is not on the cards. Goncalo Paciencia and Luka Jovic got the goals for the visitors. I want to play football". "He was here a few days ago and said, 'Dad, I'm not anxious about money". Eintracht are fourth in the Bundesliga with a four-point cushion to Borussia Monchengladbach in the race for Champions League football.

Sports Lightning star Kucherov suspended for Game 3
Author: 0 Lightning star Kucherov suspended for Game 3

Tampa now is fighting from behind, with the Blue Jackets taking a commanding 2-0 series lead in Friday night's Game 2 of the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. He has zero points through two games against Columbus though, with Steven Stamkos (98 points during the regular season-45 goals, 53 assists) and Brayden Point (92 points during the regular season-41 goals, 51 assists) each also putting up doughnuts in the scoring column for Tampa Bay thus far in the series.

Sports Mitch Marner faked out Tuukka Rask so badly on this goal
Author: 0 Mitch Marner faked out Tuukka Rask so badly on this goal

He also was studying the Maple Leafs while he was watching from the ninth floor. "I think Charlie Coyle was very good, arguably our best player", Cassidy said. "We have to be better". Marner had a penalty shot for the shorthanded Leafs in the second period. Now sporting their first lead in a playoff series with Boston since 1959 - also the last time they beat Boston in the postseason - the Maple Leafs have turned the tables on their divisional rivals in National Hockey League playoff ...

Sports French clubs vote against national team having foreign coach
Author: 0 French clubs vote against national team having foreign coach

The next leader of French rugby will not be a foreign one after French amateur clubs decided against appointing a non-French coach, the BBC report. "The question of the French or foreign nationality of the coach of the XV of France is sometimes a debate".

Sports The NBA’s Eastern Conference Playoff Matchups Are Set
Author: 0 The NBA’s Eastern Conference Playoff Matchups Are Set

Things get considerably harder from here, though, as the eighth-seeded Pistons open the playoffs against the Bucks, who at 60-22 not only are the East's top seed but also finished with the league's best regular-season record. If the Hornets win and the Pistons lose, then they'll lock up a playoff spot. Detroit opened the fourth with a 16-3 run to pull within three points.

Sports Atlanta Braves Extend Ozzie Albies Through at Least 2025 for $35M
Author: 0 Atlanta Braves Extend Ozzie Albies Through at Least 2025 for $35M

The Atlanta Braves have announced the signing of the second baseman Ozzie Albies to a seven-year, $35 million contract extension. For Albies, there's nowhere else he'd rather be, as he wants to remain in Atlanta for the long haul. Take Acuña's deal , for instance. Previous year he made his first All-Star Game appearance after hitting.261 with 24 home runs, second in the majors among second baseman behind only the Chicago Cubs' Javier Baez.

Sports The Masters 2019: Tiger Woods firmly in contention after third-round 67
Author: 0 The Masters 2019: Tiger Woods firmly in contention after third-round 67

The only scare for Woods came on the 14th hole, when his drive went well left into the trees. "I feel good and I like my chances tomorrow". I've been in the mix with a chance to win major championships in the last two years. Koepka's 71 helped him keep a share of the lead at 137, 7 under. Also on six under with Woods were world No.2 Dustin Johnson , fellow American Xander Schauffele and South African Justin Harding .

Sports Lakers, Bulls had discussions about Lonzo Ball at National Basketball Association trade deadline
Author: 0 Lakers, Bulls had discussions about Lonzo Ball at National Basketball Association trade deadline

An anonymous National Basketball Association assistant coach thinks the Los Angeles Lakers were setting Luke Walton up to fail this season, according to Dave McMenamin and Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN . Sacramento finished 39-43 this season - the most wins for the franchise since the 2005-06 season. "They are losing a guy who knows the game as well as anybody I've ever met", said Kerr, who had Walton on his coaching team before he left to join the Lakers in 2016.

Sports No women's Masters in Augusta National's future, says chairman
Author: 0 No women's Masters in Augusta National's future, says chairman

The 83 edition of the tournament gets underway on Thursday at its traditional home of Augusta, Georgia, and Woods' group will be the 15 out on the course of the Augusta National Golf Club on the opening day. The Masters , which began in 1934 on a new course on the site of a former fruit nursery, is the youngest of golf's majors but as the only one at the same venue every year it has built up its own unique traditions.

Sports Tiger Woods bringing the roars to Sunday at the Masters
Author: 0 Tiger Woods bringing the roars to Sunday at the Masters

Still, we're talking about one of the best players in the world needing only a 5-under score to catch the leader. But things nearly took a serious turn for the worse following a remarkable shot on the 14th hole. Mickelson stumbled to a 73 but still was only three shots behind. Woods sits one shot adrift after rounds of 70-68, using his ever-present gum as a metronome to guide his steady climb up the standings.

Sports Barcelona held to draw by Huesca in La Liga
Author: 0 Barcelona held to draw by Huesca in La Liga

Substitutes not used: Cillessen, Cabral Semedo, Lenglet, Ruiz. Goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen was the only survivor from the side that started the 1-0 win at Old Trafford in midweek. At the other end Dembele was wrongly flagged for offside as he hurtled through unmarked. We were all talking then in the changing room that we wanted to believe and we've done it before and we can do it again.

Sports Arsenal to investigate racist abuse of Napoli's Koulibaly
Author: 0 Arsenal to investigate racist abuse of Napoli's Koulibaly

Chelsea , in action at the same time away to Slavia Prague, slammed as an "embarrassment" the fans who allegedly sang racist songs about Liverpool star Mohamed Salah. "I think it's a good result but we know it's going to be very hard because our performances at home have usually been very strong". "We are confident.

Sports Polesitter Bottas wary of Ferrari threat, despite Mercedes qualifying advantage
Author: 0 Polesitter Bottas wary of Ferrari threat, despite Mercedes qualifying advantage

Bottas, who leads the championship by one point from title-holder Hamilton after two races, scorched to a best time of one minute 31.547 seconds. He beat teammate Charles Leclerc to third place by 0.017s, but admitted his vehicle was not quick enough to take the fight to the Mercedes duo, adding "they are bloody quick in the corners".

Sports IPL 2019: MS Dhoni fined after altercation with umpires
Author: 0 IPL 2019: MS Dhoni fined after altercation with umpires

The CSK captain was back at his jovial best at the post-match presentation. "It is unusual, he is generally pretty calculative, so it is something that he will be questioned about I am sure for a long time". But, the umpires stood with their decision. But, I think, it'll be a discussion for the umpires afterwards and I am a watcher as you guys are, for now.

Sports Duke’s RJ Barrett declares for NBA Draft to fulfill childhood dream
Author: 0 Duke’s RJ Barrett declares for NBA Draft to fulfill childhood dream

Although Barrett and Williamson were knocked out by Michigan State in the 2019 NCAA Tournament, the two project as franchise cornerstones at the next level. he's a victor in every sense, and it was so special to have R.J.in our program". "He comes from an incredible family, he's a victor in every sense, and it was so special to have RJ in our program".

Sports Adam Thielen agrees to four-year extension with Vikings
Author: 0 Adam Thielen agrees to four-year extension with Vikings

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen (19) talks to quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) on the sidelines in the fourth quarter against Chicago Bears at U.S. Six years later, Thielen is now not only regarded as one of the best receivers to ever play for the Vikings, but he is also among the best current pass catchers in the entire NFL.

Sports Warriors' Curry leaves with sprained foot
Author: 0 Warriors' Curry leaves with sprained foot

He immediately fell and lost control of the ball. Curry joined several other Warriors stars who already had been ruled out before the game, including Kevin Durant with the flu, Klay Thompson with right knee soreness, Andre Iguodala with a sore toe on his left foot and Andrew Bogut for rest.

Sports Chelsea fans face bans over Mohamed Salah chant
Author: 0 Chelsea fans face bans over Mohamed Salah chant

In fact, Chelsea have only lost twice to Liverpool in the last 16 meetings (W6 D8) and both those defeats came at Stamford Bridge. Arsenal are investigating reports a fan racially abused Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly during the Gunners' 2-0 win last night.

Sports Tottenham confirm Kane has a 'significant' ankle injury
Author: 0 Tottenham confirm Kane has a 'significant' ankle injury

Kane , who has scored 24 goals for Tottenham this season, had slipped as he tried to block City full-back Fabian Delph's clearance on the right touchline in the second half and was substituted immediately. The return game is scheduled for April 17 in Manchester. Spurs coped well without Kane during an injury lay-off earlier this season, winning five of seven matches in his absence.

Sports Highlights: Woods makes six birdies on Day 2 at Augusta
Author: 0 Highlights: Woods makes six birdies on Day 2 at Augusta

Woods posted a two-under 70 in the first round to put himself square in the mix of things and charged up to within one of the lead on Friday. He handed Scott the Masters victory that day and the honour of being the first Australian to don Augusta's coveted green jacket.

Author: 0 Tiger makes a Masters logjam look even larger

After Woods yanked his drive on the 14th hole, he had a small window to hit through to try and reach the green in two. The shot had landed on the green, setting Woods up for a long birdie. A missed opportunity on 18 cost Woods a share of the lead. After kicking off the Masters in a ceremonial first tee shot with fellow golf great Nicklaus, nine-times major victor Player reflected on how the game has changed - and why that makes it impossible to pitch his old sparring partner against Woods.

Sports Ex-Argos coach Forrest Gregg, lineman for Packers, dies at 85
Author: 0 Ex-Argos coach Forrest Gregg, lineman for Packers, dies at 85

Yet, "the finest bunch of players I was ever around", Gregg told The AP in 2013, "were the courageous kids at SMU" that went just 3-19 from 1989-90. He went on to coach in the National Football League for 11 years and the CFL for three years, with the Toronto Argonauts in 1979 and the Shreveport Pirates in 1994 and 1995.

Sports Who should replace Luke Walton as Lakers head coach?
Author: 0 Who should replace Luke Walton as Lakers head coach?

According to Woj , former Lakers point guard and ex-Cavs head coach Tyronn Lye is viewed as a "strong frontunner" to take over the position. Johnson attributed his decision in part to his desire and reluctance to fire Walton, who is close to Lakers owner Jeanie Buss.

Sports Wade 'thankful' he could give Melo his final jersey
Author: 0 Wade 'thankful' he could give Melo his final jersey

Dwyane Wade has made sure to go out in style as he brings his Hall of Fame career to a close. In Wade's finale after a glittering 16-year career, his best friends - James, Carmelo Anthony and Chris Paul - were courtside for the Miami Heat's matchup against the Brooklyn Nets .

Sports EA simulator predicts doomsday scenario for Canadian NHL playoff teams
Author: 0 EA simulator predicts doomsday scenario for Canadian NHL playoff teams

Game two of the series takes place on Friday. For the second straight season, Grubauer helped his team make the postseason by being clutch down the stretch. Bobrovsky bounced back strongly in the second, however, and kept the Lightning off the board. Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin are two of the best players on the planet, and it will be key for the Islanders to shut them down.

Sports Anthony Davis Will Wear Whatever You Hang in His Locker
Author: 0 Anthony Davis Will Wear Whatever You Hang in His Locker

Obviously, this saga likely hurt both teams this season and now, neither will be making the postseason. He also mentioned how he loved playing in New Orleans and had an "amazing" time during the first seven years of his career. The six-time All-Star said he is eager to see whom the Pelicans hire as GM and to meet with that person. "It's something that I will definitely hold in my heart forever, but the next step is waiting on the Pelicans [to fill] that GM job".

Sports Ex-NFL running back charged in murder of 5-year-old
Author: 0 Ex-NFL running back charged in murder of 5-year-old

Wood and Amy Taylor, the girl's mother and Wood's girlfriend, had already been charged with child abuse/neglect. The child died in a Las Vegas hospital Tuesday night, prompting police to investigate, according to ABC 57. Wood was a member of the 2012 Fighting Irish team that went to the BCS National Championship Game, falling to Alabama. He had stints with the Houston Texans , New England Patriots , Seattle Seahawks and Buffalo Bills , seeing only limited time during the regular season.

Sports Arizona Cardinals hosted Duke QB Daniel Jones
Author: 0 Arizona Cardinals hosted Duke QB Daniel Jones

Not only did the Giants watch Murray's on-field workout up close, they later met with him during the bench-press portion of the day, making him 30 minutes late to his press conference. The Giants will be looking for Eli Manning 's successor, but that doesn't mean Haskins. He signed a record-breaking five-year, $125 million contract in 2017.

Sports Chelsea fans barred from Slavia Prague match after derogatory Salah chants
Author: 0 Chelsea fans barred from Slavia Prague match after derogatory Salah chants

Chelsea have also said they are "concerned" after footage emerged before the game showing fans singing 'Salah is a bomber.' Those who were identified were later denied entry to Eden Arena in Prague . Chelsea reacted quickly to identify the men involved in the video and condemned their action, while Liverpool called it "unadulterated bigotry" in their statement.

Sports Vunipola defends Australia's Folau in anti-gay row
Author: 0 Vunipola defends Australia's Folau in anti-gay row

Folau maintained a stony silence after earlier holding crisis talks amid RA's threat to tear up his multi-million-dollar contract following his latest attacks on homosexuals. Opposition leader Bill Shorten said RA and the Waratahs had taken the right action. The Sydney Daily Telegraph said Folau was told his contract would be terminated but he is entitled to go through a code of conduct hearing first, a route he will take in a bid to keep playing.

Sports Kohli named Wisden's 'Leading Cricketer' for third…
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Afghanistan spinner Rashid Khan was named the Leading T20 Cricketer of the Year for the second year in a row, following his superb performance last year. During that period he scored 11 centuries in 37 innings and ultimately led India to their first Test series victory in Australia. "His Test batting, especially in England, was magnificent, while his 50-over form moved to a new level".

Sports Masters 2019: Brooks Koepka, Bryson DeChambeau share lead after first round
Author: 0 Masters 2019: Brooks Koepka, Bryson DeChambeau share lead after first round

OK, so Rory McIlroy disappointed - but that aside, the tournament really could not have been teed up better, so stay tuned for round two, when the real contenders from that stellar pack will separate themselves. Marc Leishman is at even par after three-putting the last hole for a bogey. Defending champion Patrick Reed is grouped with former U.S. Open champion Webb Simpson and reigning U.S.