Bare-chested Tongan flag-bearer wins Korean hearts

If nothing else, Taufatofua, who used to strap planks of wood to his feet to recreate the rigours of cross-country skiing in sweltering Australia, will have put the South Pacific island of Tonga on the map at the Winter Games. With temperatures hover... More..

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Russian appeals hearings end Thursday with no immediate decision
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Russian appeals hearings end Thursday with no immediate decision

Among those appealing on Friday were athletes who were not sanctioned for doping in their careers and were not named specifically in the investigations but were still excluded from the Games, with the Internati...More..

Panel Dismisses 47 Russians' Appeal To Be Allowed Into Winter Olympics
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Panel Dismisses 47 Russians' Appeal To Be Allowed Into Winter Olympics

Russian officials have refuted the allegations while admitting that the Russian sports had some doping-related issues. The group of 32 athletes - including six-time Olympic gold medallist Viktor Ahn, three fo...More..

Unsettled Mahrez to miss Manchester City clash
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Unsettled Mahrez to miss Manchester City clash

Mahrez handed in a transfer request the day before the January transfer window closed, but Leicester refused to let the 2016 PFA Player of the Year leave as their valuation of him exceeded what Manchester Ci...More..

Xavi favours PSG over Real
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Xavi favours PSG over Real

Lewandowski has been on song this season as well, slamming 25 goals in 30 appearances across all competitions, and is leading the Bundesliga Golden Boot race as well. Zidane's side are still 19 points behind...More..

Scenes from the Eagles' Super Bowl parade
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Scenes from the Eagles' Super Bowl parade

So far, Long is undefeated in his playoff career (he never went to the postseason during his tenure with the St. Louis Rams). It's finally here. Philly's beloved Eagles are heading up Broad Street to celebr...More..

Bangladesh court sends former leader Khaleda Zia to prison
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Bangladesh court sends former leader Khaleda Zia to prison

After the verdict, she was taken to the Woman Cell and Daycare Centre at the old Dhaka Central jail, where jail authorities have already renovated her cell. Authorities have for days been on high alert for prot...More..

Cleveland Cavaliers continue to revamp roster
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Cleveland Cavaliers continue to revamp roster

It's possible that these moves don't pan out and the Cavaliers mid-season rebuild will blow up in their face. After acquiring Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr . Derrick Rose is unlikely to see much play...More..

Cavaliers send Isaiah Thomas to Lakers
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Cavaliers send Isaiah Thomas to Lakers

Although the move cleared a considerable amount of cap space while taking on two expiring contracts as well as a draft pick, rap icon and diehard Lakers fan, Ice Cube, wasn't fond of the deal his team made. Tho...More..

Wenger defends Aubameyang against Dortmund CEO accusations
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Wenger defends Aubameyang against Dortmund CEO accusations

However, Wenger insisted that he does not think that his star striker showed any lack of application towards the end at Dortmund and feels Aubameyang might not have been at his peak condition to perform because...More..

U.S. wins first mixed doubles curling game
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

U.S. wins first mixed doubles curling game

These Olympics represent the first mixed doubles curling competition, and American duo Matt and Becca Hamilton have started the nation off right. "We'll come back stronger". Morris was the vice-skip with Kevi...More..

MLBPA WIll Host Spring Training Camp for Unsigned Players
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

MLBPA WIll Host Spring Training Camp for Unsigned Players

Tony Clark, the executive director of the union, said Thursday the camp would open Tuesday and workouts would start the following day under Bo Porter, the Houston Astros " manager in 2013 and "14. There are li...More..

What the National Basketball Association trade deadline means for the Boston Celtics
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

What the National Basketball Association trade deadline means for the Boston Celtics

The Kings acquired shooting guards Joe Johnson and Iman Shumpert along with a 2020 second-round pick. The most recent trade for the Cavs was sending LeBron's best friend Dwyane Wade back to his form...More..

Predicted starting XI - North London grudge match
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Predicted starting XI - North London grudge match

As things stand, the hosts are unbeaten in last ten games in all competitions, and they find themselves in the fifth spot with 49 points. Henrikh Mkhitaryan finished his first start with the first hat-tri...More..

Warriors star Draymond Green directs NSFW rant at female referee
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Warriors star Draymond Green directs NSFW rant at female referee

He was left with a bloodied mouth, and when he tried to argue his case with referee Lauren Holtkamp he was also hit with a technical. Draymond Green's strenuous relationship with the officials have continue...More..

Bollywood puts a comic twist on women's health with 'Pad Man'
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Bollywood puts a comic twist on women's health with 'Pad Man'

Akshay Kumar gives this role his all - he is endearing, earnest and effortless as Lakshmiprasad. Kudos to champion of all causes Akshay Kumar and his wonderful marketing team for championing this cause! Th...More..

Cavaliers Trade Thomas To Lakers
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Cavaliers Trade Thomas To Lakers

Isaiah Thomas' unusual stay with the Cavaliers is over. "He's worked too hard to get back, and he's a ball dominant player", said Thomas' agent, Aaron Goodwin to Cleveland.com . Secondly, if they do keep Th...More..

West Brom Striker Jay Rodriguez Charged by FA After Racial Abuse Allegation
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

West Brom Striker Jay Rodriguez Charged by FA After Racial Abuse Allegation

The West Brom player faces a minimum ban of five matches if found guilty in relation to the flashpoint with Cameroon worldwide Bong during a Premier League game last month. I asked him to repeat what he said ...More..

Care and Joseph set to start for England
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Care and Joseph set to start for England

The livid England coach fired off an email to World Rugby to let them know his disgust. At times players lose their cool. I really hope World Rugby don't allow that to creep into the game. England coach Edd...More..

Tony Romo will compete in PGA Tour event in Dominican Republic
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Tony Romo will compete in PGA Tour event in Dominican Republic

The tournament is held the same week as the Dell Technologies Match Play and will not feature any of the top 64 players in the world. Last spring, Romo did not make it out of local qualifying for the U.S. And...More..

Premier League Predictions: Tottenham vs. Arsenal, Conte pressure
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Premier League Predictions: Tottenham vs. Arsenal, Conte pressure

Arsenal start the day in sixth, four points and a place below their bitter rivals, but a win at Wembley would be a massive shot in the arm for their Champions League hopes. Everton face Crystal Palace, Stoke h...More..

Ivory Coast Zaha ruled out for a month with a knee injury
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Ivory Coast Zaha ruled out for a month with a knee injury

I've said what I've got to say". "The lads have accepted - we've all accepted - we were not able to compete with Arsenal, but in reality an Arsenal team as good as that has punished a lot of teams this season...More..

Steelers' Rooney wants to sign Le'Veon Bell to long-term deal
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Steelers' Rooney wants to sign Le'Veon Bell to long-term deal

That's what we've got to work on. Roethlisberger's current contract runs through the 2019 season. Bell is also coming off another highly productive campaign where he finished third in rushing yards with 1,291...More..

by | Friday, February 09, 2018

White House Tells Government To Get Ready For A Shutdown

Aside from the planned longer-term deal, lawmakers were also trying to reach agreement by Thursday to avoid a shutdown and fund the government until March 23. The Federal Employee Retroactive Pay Fairness Act m...More..

Bayern Munich put six past Paderborn to reach DFB-Pokal semi-finals
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Bayern Munich put six past Paderborn to reach DFB-Pokal semi-finals

Jupp Heynckes' 19th victory from 20 games since returning as coach keeps his side on track to repeat the 2013 treble of his previous stint in charge. "They played really bravely", he told Sky. It was the fift...More..

Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry on postponement: 'It wasn't worth risking the players'
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry on postponement: 'It wasn't worth risking the players'

New Orleans Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry has seen a lot during his 30 years in the National Basketball Association, but not anything like what happened Wednesday night in Smoothie King Center . Officials from ...More..

Olivier Giroud completes move to Chelsea on transfer deadline day
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Olivier Giroud completes move to Chelsea on transfer deadline day

The out-of-favour forward man finally got his move on deadline day, which was part of a group of transfers. "I see Chelsea as a massive club and it was a great opportunity to start a new adventure with Che...More..

Celtics rumors: A Marcus Smart trade is now unlikely
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Celtics rumors: A Marcus Smart trade is now unlikely

Although Smart will be a restricted free agent in the summer, he will first try to help the Celtics bring home a title. The Boston Celtics are open to trading Marcus Smart before the National Basketball A...More..

Razzak, Taijul baffle Sri Lanka
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Razzak, Taijul baffle Sri Lanka

Earlier in the innings, Razzak had also accounted for Mendis' opening partner Dimuth Karunaratne , who got himself into a tangle when he ran at the bowler, but could not quite get to the pitch of the delivery,...More..

Vikings to hire John DeFilippo as OC
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Vikings to hire John DeFilippo as OC

DeFilippo's one-on-one relationship with Wentz was considered so vital to the former Bison 's development that when the New York Jets asked to interview the rising star for their vacant offensive coordinator p...More..