Sunday November 18-th, 2018

United States singer apologises for botching New Zealand anthem United States singer apologises for botching New Zealand anthem

If we don't, we're not going to have the product in 20 years. Sport's changing that quickly. 'Kids are growing up with all the sports around the world and they want to be in that place'. Kiwis staff are concerned over the injury, which came in New Ze...

Serena Williams seeded 25th for Wimbledon despite ranking of 183 Serena Williams seeded 25th for Wimbledon despite ranking of 183

The 36-year-old American is continuing her return to action after giving birth to her first child in September. Williams, victor of 23 Grand Slam titles during her career and a seven-time women's singles champ at the All England Club, took maternit...

Harry Kane set to start against Belgium

Also, fringe squad members can get game time when the pressure is off, in case they are needed unexpectedly when it really counts down the road. None of the players who started in Nizhny Novgorod took part in Monday's training session back at the...

Nigeria vs Iceland: Dogara, Yakmut react to Super Eagles' 2-0 victory Nigeria vs Iceland: Dogara, Yakmut react to Super Eagles' 2-0 victory

Musa opened the scoresheet with a half-volley from inside the box in the 49th minute and then doubled the lead in the 75th. Gylfi Sigurdsson squandered a late lifeline for Iceland , botching a penalty in the 80th minute which would have set u...

Arsenal ace Ozil sweats on Germany coach Low recall Arsenal ace Ozil sweats on Germany coach Low recall

The Sweden squad took a stand against the abuse Durmaz, who committed the free kick leading to Kroos' goal , backing their player publicly. Defender Andreas Granqvist criticised the Germans' conduct but said they apologised afterwards.

Body found in freezer at Atlanta Braves’ ballpark hours before game Body found in freezer at Atlanta Braves’ ballpark hours before game

O'Hara said the Braves are cooperating with the investigation. A medical examiner will determine the exact cause of death. An email response from a Braves spokesperson referred the MDJ to Cobb Police. O'Hara told the newspaper the identity of the...

Peru coach Ricardo Gareca may quit after World Cup exit Peru coach Ricardo Gareca may quit after World Cup exit

Australia coach Van Marwijk admits the struggle to score goals - they registered only two Mile Jedinak penalties in Russian Federation - was their downfall. "It might not have been our best or most handsome match but we won". "There are no small ...

ESPN To Air 3-Part Special on Paul George's Free Agency ESPN To Air 3-Part Special on Paul George's Free Agency

Of course, George grew up in Palmdale, Calif. and played his college ball at Fresno State. Sports Illustrated's Robin Lundberg published a leaked copy of the Lakers' pitch to All-Star forward George on Monday afternoon, which is part of the team'...

Bottas tops times before storm halts final French GP practice Bottas tops times before storm halts final French GP practice

Heavy rain kept drivers in the garage for most of the final practice of the French Grand Prix on Saturday with Valtteri Bottas of Mercedes ending up fastest in the washed-out third session. "We don't often get to race on a track where we have l...

Is Messi about to play his final match for Argentina? Is Messi about to play his final match for Argentina?

For example, if Argentina wins 3-0 and Iceland wins 2-1, they would be level on points but Argentina's goal differential would be zero, while Iceland's would be minus-one. Ahmed Musa will be looking to continue his form and punish Argentina to help N...

Clippers send Rivers to Wizards for Gortat Clippers send Rivers to Wizards for Gortat

The 25-year-old averaged 15.1 points and 4.0 assists in 61 games (59 starts), missing the entire month of January with a right Achilles tendon injury. Both Rivers and Gortat are now in the final year of their contracts, and will become free agents af...

QUALIFYING: Hamilton claims majestic 75th pole in France QUALIFYING: Hamilton claims majestic 75th pole in France

Hamilton ruled from start to finish on Formula One's return to France after a decade away to claim his third victory of the season and move 14 points clear of Vettel in their race for a fifth world championship. Heavy rain kept cars mostly in their...

World of Outlaws driver Jason Johnson dies after crash World of Outlaws driver Jason Johnson dies after crash

World of Outlaws sprint vehicle series driver Jason Johnson has died following a crash at Beaver Dam Raceway in Wisconsin. Johnson was a five-time Lucas Oil ASCS National Champion before moving to the World of Outlaws full time in 2015.

Kroos missile secures last-gasp Germany win Kroos missile secures last-gasp Germany win

If all they can bring to the pitch is physicality, there's not much of a chance of hanging next to one of the most talented teams in this tournament. Supporters watching on big screens at the Brandenburg Gate huddled nervously under grey clouds and...

Australia face Peru in must-win tie Australia face Peru in must-win tie

Needing a win and plenty of goals to stay in contention at the World Cup , Australia could finally call upon veteran Tim Cahill . So far in Russian Federation, the 65-year-old has been both encouraged and frustrated by a side showing marked imp...

Egypt and Saudi level at halftime after Salah strike, penalty Egypt and Saudi level at halftime after Salah strike, penalty

Egypt's Essam El Hadary marked becoming the World Cup's oldest player with a brilliant penalty stop, but Saudi Arabia still beat Egypt 2-1. The game appeared to be on its way to an uneventful conclusion but in the fifth minute of added-on ti...

Kangaroo takes over soccer game Kangaroo takes over soccer game

In Canberra over the weekend, a premier league soccer match was interrupted by a local kangaroo who just made a decision to sub on, and they caught the whole glorious thing on tape. Not just the players and audience, commentators too were excited t...

Brave Iceland sunk by late Perisic strike

Iceland , which had a handful of good chances, finish bottom of the group with one point but high in their thunder-clapping fans' esteem. With qualification assured, coach Zlatko Dalic fielded the youngest Croatia team at a World Cup , making ni...

Belgium's Romelu Lukaku misses training ahead of England World Cup clash Belgium's Romelu Lukaku misses training ahead of England World Cup clash

If Kane and Lukaku don't get on the field, two of the three top goal-scorers in Russian Federation will be missing. Southgate said he was fairly indifferent on that. "This time, we're going to try and write history, especially for the boys of that ...

The goat breaks his duck! Messi scores first World Cup 2018 goal The goat breaks his duck! Messi scores first World Cup 2018 goal

As always, it is imperative to check starting XIs when they become available. Paolo Guerrero ($7,500) - Peru's record to this point paints a much harsher picture of their time in Russian Federation than they deserve. When is the Nigeria vs. Arge...

Socceroos' World Cup dream ends in Sochi

Australia need France to beat Denmark , however Behich said all the focus was on Peru . Peru nearly added its third goal when Edison Flores' shot hit the post following a fast breakaway. Otherwise, none of Didier Deschamps' players over-exer...

Uruguay thrash Russia, Spain-Portugal qualify despite nervy draws Uruguay thrash Russia, Spain-Portugal qualify despite nervy draws

Uruguay got off to a positive start when Matias Vecino whistled a long-range effort just wide of Akinfeev's right post with less than two minutes gone as the South Americans served warning of their intent. Egypt's national side have been based in Ch...

South Korea vs. Germany South Korea vs. Germany

What happens if Germany win by one? As for South Korea, its unenviable task has been made even more hard by the news that midfielder Ki Sung-yueng is sidelined with a calf injury that rules him out for two weeks. Javier Hernandez scored his 50th w...

James Harden named 2018 NBA MVP James Harden named 2018 NBA MVP

He averaged 18 points a game and scored in double figures in every game during the Western Conference Finals. This can lead to potential awkwardness. Meanwhile Coach of the Year honors went to Dwane Casey , who was sacked by the Toronto Raptors ...

Argentina's Lionel Messi looks 'stressed and unhappy' - Pablo Zabaleta

FC's Mark Ogden reports on potential Argentina lineup changes, and Lionel Messi's status on the eve of their crunch clash with Nigeria . Messi nearly doubled Argentina's lead from a free kick 10 minutes before half time , reversing the ball...

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