Friday August 17-th, 2018

Isco admits frustration over life at Real Madrid Isco admits frustration over life at Real Madrid

Lopetegui shows me confidence with the minutes he gives me. "It's the first time I scored three goals and, of course, I am very happy", Isco said after his hat-trick. Manchester United and Chelsea fans will breath a sigh of relief at the news ...

Aldridge's double-double moves Spurs past Thunder, 103-99 Aldridge's double-double moves Spurs past Thunder, 103-99

The Spurs matched Oklahoma City at 44-32 in jumping two spots in the standings. "Playing without (Aldridge) at this level is nearly like handing a win", San Antonio veteran Manu Ginobili said. Aldridge delivered a dunk in the final minute to give...

Pentagon: Trump and Mattis Had 'Initial Conversation' on Funding Border Wall Pentagon: Trump and Mattis Had 'Initial Conversation' on Funding Border Wall

But remember, securing Americans and securing the nation is of paramount importance to the secretary. The "M" stands for "military", according to the Post's report. -Mexico border and to compel Mexico to pay for it, a plan his Mexican counterparts ...

KKR's Aussie pacer Mitchell Starc ruled out of IPL with injury KKR's Aussie pacer Mitchell Starc ruled out of IPL with injury

Mitchell Starc has suffered a costly leg injury on the eve of the Indian Premier League, with Australia's spearhead to miss out on a $1.8 million contract. He becomes the third Australian to be ruled out of this year's tournament. IPL 2018 will kick...

Durant ejected again for Warriors Durant ejected again for Warriors

Durant, who finished with 10 points on 4/10 shooting in just 17 minutes, has now picked up 14 technical fouls this season and has been ejected a record five times. "We're struggling right now", said Kerr, whose team welcomed back Durant and Draymond ...

Pearson battling Achilles problem ahead of Commonwealth Games Pearson battling Achilles problem ahead of Commonwealth Games

Sushil Kumar's name was included in the Commonwealth Games website a day after it was found to be missing from the entry list released by the official website. IOA President Narinder Batra and Secretary General Rajeev Mehta congratulated Sisodia fo...

Darren Lehmann is stepping down in wake of ball tampering scandal Darren Lehmann is stepping down in wake of ball tampering scandal

His voice choking with emotion at a news conference on the eve of the Test, Lehmann said his decision to quit was tough but voluntary. The fourth Test, which gets underway on Friday night, will be his last in charge of the national side.

Crystal Palace vs Liverpool - Betting Tips and Predictions Crystal Palace vs Liverpool - Betting Tips and Predictions

Points will be very important for both sides since they are both playing for something. After hosting Liverpool , they will take on Bournemouth, Brighton, Watford , Leicester, Stoke and West Brom which should all be considered games that are more...

Tearful Darren Lehmann quits Australia coach job, says 'abuse takes a toll' Tearful Darren Lehmann quits Australia coach job, says 'abuse takes a toll'

I've been thinking about my position for a while, despite telling media yesterday that I'm not resigning", he told reporters in Johannesburg . An exhausted and emotional Lehmann fronted media late last night Australian time to confirm his resign...

Du Plessis had ball-tampering suspicions prior to Cape Town Du Plessis had ball-tampering suspicions prior to Cape Town

Maybe a few guys will feel a bit more pressure, but for me it just motivates me. "You don't want to see guys going through that and it's going to be incredibly hard for him over the next days". I sent him a message of support. Despite his sympathy ...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's Doctor Makes Huge Claim As To Why He Left United Zlatan Ibrahimovic's Doctor Makes Huge Claim As To Why He Left United

Ibrahimovic departed Manchester United last week with immediate effect after his contract with the club was terminated by mutual consent. Zlatan Ibrahimovic was given a superstar's welcome as the Galaxy signing landed in Los Angeles on Thursday...

Stephens faces Ostapenko at Miami Open final Stephens faces Ostapenko at Miami Open final

Azarenka had won her prior 11 matches in Florida but was unable to build on the strong record despite a fast start which saw her secure the first set thanks in part to four breaks of Stephens' serve. "I just knew I had to keep fighting". The Americ...

NIT: Penn State wins NIT Championship, defeats Utah 82-66 NIT: Penn State wins NIT Championship, defeats Utah 82-66

Tony Carr continued his stellar play in the NIT and capped off his sophomore campaign with one of his most complete performances in a Penn State uniform. Carr then finished the third quarter with back-to-back assists to Julian Moore. John Harrar h...

Australian rugby sevens captain king-hit outside Sydney kebab shop Australian rugby sevens captain king-hit outside Sydney kebab shop

Stannard and the group, which included his teammates, team management and their family members, had been at dinner at the Coogee Crowne Plaza earlier in the evening to celebrate the role Friend had played coaching the team, before a large group went ...

Jonny Bairstow and Mark Wood save England on Day 1 — Twitter Reaction

Jonny Bairstow of England celebrates his half-century. Needing to win to square the two-match series, England's hopes dived when three wickets fell in the space of nine balls soon after lunch, reducing them to 94-5. Frontline seamer Woakes's a...

Blue-chip prospect Darius Bazley decommits from Syracuse to join National Basketball Association G League Blue-chip prospect Darius Bazley decommits from Syracuse to join National Basketball Association G League

Wednesday night, Syracuse fans thought they were getting a glimpse of their future with Darius Bazley participating in the McDonald's All-American Game. Players can't enter the National Basketball Association draft until the year they turn 19, or if ...

Chris Bosh Sorry, LeBron ... James Harden's MVP, Not You! Chris Bosh Sorry, LeBron ... James Harden's MVP, Not You!

It was the Grizzlies' second win in as many games after they lost 23 of their previous 24 outings. Cleveland announced the news in a statement on its website . James came into Wednesday's game ranked No. 7 on the all-time scoring list with 30,814 po...

Angels' Shohei Ohtani To Make Pitching Debut Sunday Against A's Angels' Shohei Ohtani To Make Pitching Debut Sunday Against A's

In the midst of battling throughout the season, I'm sure there will be parts that I will find unbelievable, as well as times when I feel I'm making progress. He had a career high 104 hits in 2016 while striking out 179 times, but those numbers have y...

Trump reacts to North Korea leader's surprise visit to China President Trump reacts to North Korea leader's surprise visit to China President

Just how much is still open to debate, but the visit shows Kim Jong Un hasn't forgotten his only major ally despite recent antipathy between the countries and bombshell announcements that the young North Korean leader will hold summits with his foe...

Alvarez-Golovkin rematch likely to be canceled Alvarez-Golovkin rematch likely to be canceled

The commission regulations finds that the the standard suspension for a first-time offender found positive for a banned, performance-enhancing substance like clenbuterol is one year. According to Pugmire, the complaint-which is a whopping eight-page...

Davidson hits 3 homers rout of KC Davidson hits 3 homers rout of KC

One of the people who gave him some tips was former White Sox slugger Paul Konerko, so perhaps this is the year Davidson will put it all together and bust out. His second home run occurred an inning later, and this time , Davidson added to his team'...

Red Sox bullpen blows lead, Rays rally for 6-4 win Red Sox bullpen blows lead, Rays rally for 6-4 win

What do you want first. the ancient history or the 2017 history? "And then he got one up in the zone and he put a good swing on it". Red Sox starter Chris Sale dominated through six shutout innings in the first game of the 162-game regular seas...

Arsene Wenger still hungry to succeed at Arsenal says assistant Steve Bould Arsene Wenger still hungry to succeed at Arsenal says assistant Steve Bould

Wenger, speaking to BeIN Sports during the global break, claimed some of the negativity aimed at him was "age discrimination" but Bould believes he is still ready for the challenge after over 21 years at the helm. We're not stupid. But you never kn...

Ryan Shazier Out for 2018 Season with Back Injury — Steelers GM

From a football perspective, the Steelers have to replace Shazier on the field. That proved to be hard late in the regular season and in the playoffs. "We will evaluate players we might not draft because we have to stack the draft board accordingly...

Arsene Wenger still hungry to succeed - Steve Bould Arsene Wenger still hungry to succeed - Steve Bould

Bould was deputising for Wenger this morning at the manager's usual weekly press conference amid a throat infection that has caused him to lose his voice, and was glowing in assessing the Frenchman's work. He takes unbelievable stick off an terrible ...

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