Russian curler stripped of Olympic medal for doping

A statement in Krushelnitsky's name published by TASS said he accepted the banned substance had been found in his sample but that he had not doped intentionally. This follows an announcement in Moscow , Tuesday which confirmed that the second bl... More..

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Arsenal v Ostersund preview: Henrikh Mkhitaryan to start
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Arsenal v Ostersund preview: Henrikh Mkhitaryan to start

Wenger also revealed, per the Evening Standard , that Ozil would not face Ostersunds as planned as the result of a sickness that left him bedridden on Monday and Tuesday, but believes he "should be OK" for the...More..

Paul Merson explains why he is anxious for Tottenham
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Paul Merson explains why he is anxious for Tottenham

Having slogged his way through the lower leagues and into Tottenham's number nine shirt, Harry Kane's remarkable rise to prominence is rarely talked about anymore as the football world is now fixated on his c...More..

Schulting leads from the front to win women's 1000m title
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Schulting leads from the front to win women's 1000m title

Speed skater Suzanne Schulting delivered the Netherlands' first ever short track Olympic gold medal on Thursday with a surprise victory in the 1,000 metres. Schulting and Boutin threw the head in the final, whi...More..

Europa League: Atletico, Lazio Advance As Celtic, Napoli Crash Out
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Europa League: Atletico, Lazio Advance As Celtic, Napoli Crash Out

As for the match itself, the Hoops saw their first leg advantage evaporate after only eight minutes, when Jozo Simunovic left Branislav Ivanovic unmarked at a corner and the former Chelsea man headed home. ...More..

Arizona Wildcats guard Allonzo Trier ruled ineligible after drug test
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Arizona Wildcats guard Allonzo Trier ruled ineligible after drug test

Arizona fans remember all too well that Trier sat for the first 19 games of the 2016-17 season after traces of a banned substance were found in his blood stream. The junior guard is second on the team in scori...More..

US Women's Hockey team, including WNY native, wins against Canada
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

US Women's Hockey team, including WNY native, wins against Canada

As a result, Friday's semi-finals will send the Canadians against upstart Germany, which ousted Sweden 4-3 in over-time, while the unbeaten Czech Republic, which last won gold in 1998, faces the Olympic Athle...More..

North Korea plans parting shot on last day of Winter Olympics
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

North Korea plans parting shot on last day of Winter Olympics

A U.S. -North Korea near-miss caused a great deal of controversy at the opening ceremony of the games, when U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and his wife were seated in the VIP box with South Korean President Moo...More..

Marco Rubio's response called
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Marco Rubio's response called "pathetically weak" by shooting victim's father

Loesch attended the town hall, which was broadcast on CNN , alongside Florida lawmakers and local officials. "People buy into my agenda", said Rubio . During his campaign for president in 2016, Rubio sai...More..

Messi scores first career goal vs. Chelsea, saves Barcelona
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Messi scores first career goal vs. Chelsea, saves Barcelona

Willian hit the post twice in the first half before finally rolling a lovely curled shot into the bottom corner to break the deadlock, admittedly after some odd marking from Barcelona . "We had the game under...More..

Dawn Staley files defamation lawsuit against Missouri AD Jim Sterk
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Dawn Staley files defamation lawsuit against Missouri AD Jim Sterk

In a radio interview in January, Sterk accused Staley of promoting an environment that led to Gamecocks fans allegedly directing racial slurs at Missouri players during the Tigers' trip to SC on Jan. Staley,...More..

Lindsey Vonn and Mikaela Shiffrin Face Off
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Lindsey Vonn and Mikaela Shiffrin Face Off

However, she did take home three consecutive combined World Cup titles between 2010 and 2012. With the snow carefully descending under the artificial lights lining the course, the drama quickly dimmed. "She's...More..

Colts add big names in Draft Wire 4-round mock draft
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Colts add big names in Draft Wire 4-round mock draft

Even that is fraught with peril. He spent last year's first-round pick on Derek Barnett despite already having Brandon Graham and Vinny Curry, so I don't think it's out of the question that he could opt for a t...More..

Gritty USA-Canada rivalry explodes again in women's hockey final
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Gritty USA-Canada rivalry explodes again in women's hockey final

Her twin, Monique Lamoureux-Morando, said coach Peter Elander, now at Ohio State, had taught the sisters the shootout move when the three were at the University of North Dakota. The Americans wasted no time g...More..

AB de Villiers ruled out for T20I series against India
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

AB de Villiers ruled out for T20I series against India

The three-match series began in Johannesburg on Monday (AEDT) with India claiming the first game by 28 runs. The selectors haven't named any replacement in the squad for the ongoing T20I series, said the CSA ...More..

After White House invite withdrawn, Warriors to spend time with DC kids
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

After White House invite withdrawn, Warriors to spend time with DC kids

The reigning National Basketball Association champions are reportedly planning to go on a private tour of an undisclosed location on February 27, selecting a venue where players and coaches will be able to spen...More..

Bruins Trade Frank Vatrano To Panthers, Receive Pick In Return
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Bruins Trade Frank Vatrano To Panthers, Receive Pick In Return

In his first season of professional hockey, Vatrano lit up the AHL circuit, scoring an impressive 36 goals in 36 total games with the Providence Bruins - eventually earning the call up to the NHL on Novem...More..

Olympics: Tribunal to hear Russian doping case on February 22
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Olympics: Tribunal to hear Russian doping case on February 22

The IOC executive board is scheduled to meet Saturday to decide if Russian athletes and officials have conducted themselves well enough to merit reinstatement. The Court said earlier it has cancelled the hearin...More..

Team USA wins gold medal in women's hockey after stunning shootout
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Team USA wins gold medal in women's hockey after stunning shootout

No one has done it in 20 years and we knew that inside that locker room we had everything that we needed. Mike Eruzione, the captain of the legendary team, chimed in the next morning. Jenner figured big on th...More..

Mourinho responds to claims Man Utd were lucky to claim a draw
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Mourinho responds to claims Man Utd were lucky to claim a draw

Muriel was in disbelief when his header failed to go through. Getting a hand to the header would have been an accomplishment in itself, but being able to tip the ball over the crossbar is absolutely mental. ...More..

Antonio Conte insists he was right to make big selection decision
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Antonio Conte insists he was right to make big selection decision

Antonio Conte accepts the extra pressure that comes with the Chelsea job due to the club's modern "custom" of regularly changing managers. "I don't think he's always done it but on that form tonight he's one...More..

India v South Africa, 2nd T20I: Klaasen, Duminy help SA level series
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

India v South Africa, 2nd T20I: Klaasen, Duminy help SA level series

Dhar, the 34-year allrounder who last played for India in 2012, didn't get the warmest welcome on her return, conceding 22 runs off her first three overs. That's what South Africa must be hoping for, one of...More..

Klaasen, Duminy blitz leaves India in a daze
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Klaasen, Duminy blitz leaves India in a daze

Duminy slammed Unadkat for two sixes off the third and fourth balls, taking the Proteas to victory in style - and with eight balls to spare. India , sent in to bat, made 188 for four after being 45 for t...More..

Arsene Wenger wants 'quick' Jack Wilshere resolution
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Arsene Wenger wants 'quick' Jack Wilshere resolution

The England worldwide is back at full fitness after spending the majority of the last eighteen months in and out of the treatment room and the Gunners manager is keen for him to extend his stay at the club beyo...More..

Banned ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter backs Morocco 2026 World Cup bid
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Banned ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter backs Morocco 2026 World Cup bid

When will all 32 World Cup rosters be announced? A decision will be made at the FIFA Congress on June 13, 2018. Potential host countries must meet technical specifications by March 16 of this year. Since 200...More..

by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Neymar needs to join Real Madrid; Cristiano Ronaldo's place secure - Guti

Casemiro's goal was nearly Barcelonesque in nature as Real Madrid produced some delightful one touch football to leave Leganes guessing. Going by the recent changes made by Frenchman in Madrid's lineup, Zi...More..

Wu Dajing victorious in men's short-track 500 meters
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Wu Dajing victorious in men's short-track 500 meters

It was a red-letter day for Wu, who twice broke the world record - once when he bettered American John Celski's 2012 benchmark in qualifying and again in the final, when he smashed his own mark. Hwang Daeheon...More..

Colts, Adam Vinatieri agree on one-year deal
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Colts, Adam Vinatieri agree on one-year deal

Playing in 2018 gives the 45-year-old kicker a chance to break the NFL's all-time scoring record, a mark now held by Hall of Famer Morten Andersen (2,544 points). Vinatieri is famous for his time in New Engla...More..

India vs South Africa 3rd T20I, Final showdown for Men in Blue
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

India vs South Africa 3rd T20I, Final showdown for Men in Blue

MS Dhoni (52* off 28) threatened to steal the show as he showed his ecstatic Indian fans that he was still an innings finisher par excellence. Earlier, overhead conditions dictated Duminy's decision to bowl ...More..

Ferrari highlights aerodynamics development on new F1 auto
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Ferrari highlights aerodynamics development on new F1 auto

Vettel won five races last season but finished runner-up to Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton, who is now also a four times world champion. Wolff said the team had tried to keep the strengths of its overall pace as F1...More..