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Sports Kell Brook 'better than ever' before Sergey Rabchenko fight in Sheffield
Author: 0 Kell Brook 'better than ever' before Sergey Rabchenko fight in Sheffield

Brook [36-2, 25 KOs] lost his IBF world welterweight title after defeat to Errol Spence Jr .in May past year, but the British fighter believes that it will not be long until he is contesting titles at 154lbs. "The first few spars, I was a bit anxious about it, but after I've been in with big guys and then bouncing off and hitting their hands, I realised I have got no problems".

Sports England beats New Zealand by 4 runs in thrilling 3rd ODI
Author: 0 England beats New Zealand by 4 runs in thrilling 3rd ODI

England , having lost the toss, took to the crease and knocked up a score of 234, with Eoin Morgan's 48 the highest any of the players could muster. Similarly, Bairstow did the hard work in chieseling his way to 19 off fully 39 balls before being completely deceived by a googly from Ish Sodhi and being bowled through the gate attempting to drive the leg-spinner.

Sports Watch highlights of Swansea 4-1 West Ham
Author: 0 Watch highlights of Swansea 4-1 West Ham

During that scramble, West Ham lost Winston Reid through injury, which gave the visitors further problems. Carvalhal's side were well on top, and they didn't stop pushing for a third. The Swans were on their A-game early on, and their relentless pressure and energy simply proved too much for the Hammers to handle, who never really got going until they scored a very late consolation goal thanks to substitute Antonio.

Sports Real Madrid vs Getafe
Author: 0 Real Madrid vs Getafe

Real Madrid vs Getafe : Real Madrid looking for the great win against Getafe in the Spanish Primera Division today. The second leg of that tie looms large, as Real takes on PSG in Paris on Tuesday, March 6. We have to go out and give everything. Despite winning three Champions League trophies in his four seasons at the club, Bale has not made the kind of impact Real were hoping for when they paid a then world-record 85 million pounds ($117.48 million) to prise him from ...

Author: 0 Vikings a 'final four' team bidding for Kirk Cousins

The 29-year-old Cousins has played the past two seasons under the franchise tag for the Redskins. "I want to say to Kirk Cousins, if he's watching out there, we want you in Arizona", Shelton said. "Obviously we've got the fifth pick in the draft, too". Cousins posted a picture of himself and Fitzgerald on Instagram, with a message that the wideout had been recruiting him.

Sports Gordon Hayward posted video of himself dribbling, taking stationary jumpers
Author: 0 Gordon Hayward posted video of himself dribbling, taking stationary jumpers

Hayward was injured five minutes into the Celtics' season opener when he fractured his tibia and dislocated his ankle against the Cleveland Cavaliers . He did another AlterG (treadmill) workout this morning. "What was he doing?" asked Stevens. He's up to 60 percent of his weight on the AlterG. Though there have been whispers indicating that he might return this season, coach Stevens stated that Hayward is "still a super long way from even being in a 1-on-1 workout where he's cutting".

Sports Rafa Benitez confirms injured Newcastle duo will miss Liverpool match
Author: 0 Rafa Benitez confirms injured Newcastle duo will miss Liverpool match

After Newcastle , Liverpool face Porto in the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie - rotation is more likely in that game considering they are already 5-0 up. Thus, there is a chance that the Magpies could make things hard for the Reds , but we think it will be another comfortable win for the hosts. Newcastle United defender Jamaal Lascelles has been linked with Liverpool and Everton in the summer of 2018.

Sports Rafa Benitez: we have to control Salah, Mane and Firmino
Author: 0 Rafa Benitez: we have to control Salah, Mane and Firmino

Klopp also talked up Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez , who of course guided Liverpool to a famous Champions League victory over AC Milan in 2005. They don't remember the games. I like him as a person but I actually think we have given him enough presents since I've been here! Jonjo Shelvey is facing several weeks on the sidelines at Newcastle United .

Sports Zlatan Ibrahimovic To Leave United At End Of Season
Author: 0 Zlatan Ibrahimovic To Leave United At End Of Season

A knee injury suffered on Boxing Day after recovering from knee ligament surgery has restricted the former Juventus forward to just seven appearances this season. But he's such an honest guy and such a champion he only wants to be back with that feeling of: 'I'm totally ready for it'. 'So he's working hard and hopefully, his evolution brings him to that level he wants to have a positive answer'.

Sports English Premier League: Substitute Wood helps Burnley beat Everton
Author: 0 English Premier League: Substitute Wood helps Burnley beat Everton

The win moves seventh-placed Burnley to 40 points, widely seen as enough for top-flight safety, with nine games to spare, while struggling Everton are 10th on 34 points. Dyche admitted he was flattered to be linked with the job but remained focused on the task in hand - a lesson perhaps for Marco Silva who found himself under a similar spotlight while at Watford .

Sports Red Sox ask Boston to change name of controversial street
Author: 0 Red Sox ask Boston to change name of controversial street

It further said that "he fielded diverse teams during the 1960s and 1970s, at a time when many of Boston's institutions had yet to make meaningful progress in hiring minorities". "(Henry) need only look at the Globe's archives to see that the team under Tom Yawkey sought to acquire and promote black ballplayers throughout the 1950s.

Sports Glasgow Airport delay runway opening time as snow suspends flights
Author: 0 Glasgow Airport delay runway opening time as snow suspends flights

What should I do if my flight is delayed? Passeners are advised to monitor their airline website if travelling over the next few days. Unlikely to be any flights tomorrow. "It will be very windy everywhere and very cold - temperatures will stay below freezing for much of the country". "We are working with the airlines tonight to understand what the morning looks like so please check with them before you travel to the airport".

Sports Key midfielder and striker may return against Stoke City
Author: 0 Key midfielder and striker may return against Stoke City

The omens do not look good for Southampton as they have only won two of their last 11 meetings against the Potters and if they were to fall on Saturday it would mark the first time they would have lost three League games in a row at the hands of Stoke.

Sports Simon Katich endorses Mitchell Marsh as future Australian captain
Author: 0 Simon Katich endorses Mitchell Marsh as future Australian captain

It was four or nothing for Marsh, who hit 28 runs from boundaries in his unbeaten 32 as he and Paine made certain the Australian tail wasn't exposed under the fading light with a second new ball just four overs away. He had moved to 20 from 31 balls when Usman Khawaja was out for 14 to a spectacular catch by gloveman Quinton de Kock , a one-handed effort diving in front of first slip off a rocket of a Kagiso Rabada delivery that angled across the left-hander and found the edge.

Sports Gun range billboard vandalized with
Author: 0 Gun range billboard vandalized with "shoot a school kid" message

Just hours after the vandalization, the billboard advertisement was taken down completely, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal . A guerrilla artists collective called INDECLINE took responsibility for changing the billboard. The group said that they had changed the sign in protest over America's gun policies. The group said the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, on February 14 prompted the act.

Author: 0 Why Arsenal fans are angry - Cech

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who missed a second-half penalty against City, was bought on the recommendation of new scout Sven Mislintat. But I think the important thing is to recover well, recovery, this helps a lot on the pitch. Aubameyang took responsibility from the spot, but the lack of conviction in his penalty reflected Arsenal's performance as Ederson saved comfortably low to his left.

Sports IFAB approves use of VAR at World Cup
Author: 0 IFAB approves use of VAR at World Cup

The standard for overturning the referee's original decision is that there has been a "clear error", sometimes expanded to "clear and obvious error". The sport's law-making body Ifab is due to decide on Saturday whether to approve VAR on a permanent basis and Federation Internationale de Football Association has already said it intends to use the system at the World Cup in Russia in June and July.

Sports Donnarumma should leave AC Milan, claims Raiola
Author: 0 Donnarumma should leave AC Milan, claims Raiola

He's worth €100million (£88m), but he's on a free transfer and is therefore a bargain. Balotelli has scored 38 goals in 57 games since moving to Ligue 1 at the beginning of last season but the Italian global is set to come off contract with Nice at the end of the season.

Sports Arizona loses another commit in wake of scandal
Author: 0 Arizona loses another commit in wake of scandal

Crespi Carmelite won 68-53. "These past few days have obviously been hard for me". "I have had to take a step back and reevaluate my commitment". First, Arizona coach coach Sean Miller said he's not leaving the Wildcats. Shareef O'Neal, Shaq's son, decommitted last weekend, one day after ESPN's Mark Schlabach reported that Federal Bureau of Investigation wiretaps intercepted phone conversations between Arizona coach Sean Miller and Christian Dawkins, a runner for ASM Sports agent ...

Sports Colorado women beat Utah 66-56 in Pac-12 opener
Author: 0 Colorado women beat Utah 66-56 in Pac-12 opener

UCLA would actually hang onto its top-four seed and first-round bye because of its win against Arizona in Tucson earlier this year. Should they win two games it would give them 22 or 23 victories. Washington finished the regular season with an 83-67 loss to California on Sunday and finished last in the Pac-12 at 1-17. Bando was 6-of-9 from three-point range and finished with 19 points.

Sports #NBATwitter Responds To JR Smith's Soup-Throwing Suspension
Author: 0 #NBATwitter Responds To JR Smith's Soup-Throwing Suspension

This is, of course, not the first time Smith has exhibited questionable behavior. ESPN's report reads that Smith threw a "bowl of soup" at Jones, although it has not been explained how Smith came into possession of a bowl of soup following the team's shootaround on Thursday morning.

Author: 0 Klopp praises players for 'stepping up' after Coutinho exit

I think we have improved a lot in the past few months. Jurgen Klopp recognises Liverpool can not rely on throwing more money at their star players to keep them happy. Roberto Firmino and Mo Salah are heading towards that but they aren't technically a strike partnership. Previous target Athletic Club Kepa turned down a move to the reigning La Liga champions, whilst a move for David de Gea from Manchester United or Thibaut Courtois from Chelsea - are a possibility.

Sports Jaguars looking for specific needs at National Football League scouting combine
Author: 0 Jaguars looking for specific needs at National Football League scouting combine

But these two groups weren't the only ones to impress, as the quarterbacks took center stage at the podium. And this year there was another record broken with the start of on-field action. And he did not disappoint with his Combine performance . Price is considered one of the top linemen in the 2018 draft and is a potential first-round selection.

Sports Krejci hat trick leads Bruins to massive win over Penguins
Author: 0 Krejci hat trick leads Bruins to massive win over Penguins

Krejci's 12th of the season, which made it 1-1 at 1:45, completed a nice passing play with his new linemate, Rick Nash . The only time I saw the puck was when I dug it out of the net. Pastrnak and Maatta traded tallies in a relatively quiet final 25 minutes of play to give Boston an 8-4 win. "They are good people and I know they will bounce back", Penguins coach Mike Sullivan said of his goalies.

Sports Usain Bolt Is Hanging up His Spikes for a Pair of Cleats
Author: 0 Usain Bolt Is Hanging up His Spikes for a Pair of Cleats

All profits from ticket sales and viewer donations will be given to United Nations Childrens' Fund (UNICEF) UK, for which Robbie serves as an ambassador. When is Soccer Aid 2018? 100 per cent of all public donations to Soccer Aid for Unicef will go towards supporting the vital work protecting children in the United Kingdom and globally.

Author: 0 European Union draft threatens Brexit friction

After the draft agreement was revealed on Wednesday, DUP deputy leader Nigel Dodds said using the peace process in Northern Ireland as an excuse to "thwart" the UK's departure from the European Union is "outrageous and disgraceful". The EU draft says Britain will "contribute to and participate" in the bloc's budgets for 2019 and 2020, which covers the transition period. "It's a very relevant comparison because there's all sorts of scope for pre-booking, electronic checks, all sorts of ...

Sports Every single runner in this 400m race was just disqualified
Author: 0 Every single runner in this 400m race was just disqualified

Haroun, who finished second at the last world indoors, didn't appear too downcast about his disqualification. Johnson-Thompson had a strong showing in the three events in the morning session, although it was Rodriguez who led after the 60-meter hurdles, high jump, and shot put.

Sports Nadal out of Indian Wells, Miami Masters
Author: 0 Nadal out of Indian Wells, Miami Masters

The Spaniard pulled out of this week's Mexican Open in Acapulco after suffering a recurrence of a hip problem. Former world number three Stan Wawrinka has withdrawn from the Miami Open and Indian Wells tournaments this month to continue his recovery from a persistent knee injury, the Swiss right-hander said on Thursday.

Sports Real Madrid's Luka Modric faces five years in prison
Author: 0 Real Madrid's Luka Modric faces five years in prison

Cash was allegedly embezzled through fictitious deals related to player transfers. Prosecutors allege Modric gave a false statement in June about his 2008 transfer from Dinamo to Tottenham Hotspur. He is now set to captain Croatia at the World Cup this summer, with Croatia sharing a group with Argentina, Nigeria and Iceland. "We are also convinced that, thanks to Modrić's unbeatable character, this process will not have a negative impact on his performance on the national team, before ...

Sports No. 13 Ohio State women roll into Big Ten semis 82-57
Author: 0 No. 13 Ohio State women roll into Big Ten semis 82-57

They chose the former. MI 77, Iowa 71: Duncan Robinson made Michigan's only field goal in overtime, a go-ahead 3-pointer with 2:15 left, and the 15th-ranked Wolverines survived foul trouble and poor shooting to beat Iowa. Penn State started off the game well offensively and lead nearly exclusively for the first 10 minutes of the opening half. How to watch/stream online: All sessions will be available on BTN Plus (paid subscription required); all sessions except the championships can be ...