Oscars 2018: Netflix's Icarus Wins Best Documentary

06 Mar, 2018

After a Los Angeles-based scientist backed out of the documentary, Fogel was referred to Grigory Rodchenkov , head of Russia's anti-doping program, to help administer hormone injections and smuggle his urine samples to Russian Federation for testing.


Fiorentina have changed their logo in honour of fallen captain Davide Astori

06 Mar, 2018

Under Italian law, the only way an autopsy could take place on Astori in order to discover the cause of death was to open such a case. "We opened an investigation for manslaughter", De Nicolo said. While the Italian football programme was postponed, Antonio Conte - who had picked Astori when he was coach of the Italy national team - had to sit on the bench for Chelsea in their 1-0 defeat to Manchester City.


Neymar surgery a success, PSG confirm

04 Mar, 2018

Initially Neymar's father predicted the injury would keep his son out for between six to eight weeks, giving him plenty of time to recover for the tournament in Russian Federation. "He's likely to recover pretty quickly because he's an athlete and young". The Brazil forward travelled to his homeland to have the operation, which could rule him out for the rest of the season, his World Cup participation in doubt.


Kroos and Modric remain sidelined in Madrid training

04 Mar, 2018

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 Tottenham Hotspur.


Renault confirm Fernando Alonso to train at Barcelona Circuit

02 Mar, 2018

Nonetheless, Alonso was satisfied with the maiden outing for the MCL33 and its new Renault engine after completing 51 laps. "So far, so good". "The auto was running fine, the engine was running fine". McLaren Racing Director Eric Boullier paid tribute to the work put in at McLaren to get the auto designed and built in a timeframe significantly limited by the late decision to switch to Renault power.


Barca lose Semedo for five weeks with hamstring injury

02 Mar, 2018

French winger Dembele played his part too late on as he crossed from the left for Suarez to complete a hat-trick. But, before the dust had settled on the shock opener to the game, Barcelona were soon level when Lionel Messi provided the ideal assist for Luis Suarez to score.


National Football League plans to fine Cowboys owner Jerry Jones more than $2 million

02 Mar, 2018

The New York Times quoted National Football League officials, as saying that Jones tried to derail the extension of Goodell's five-year contract arguing that Goodell is being overpaid. Either way, it will be the most money that an NFL owner has ever paid to the league. Jones previously was warned by the compensation committee that he was guilty of conduct detrimental to the league after his failed efforts to prevent the five-year contract extension for Goodell from being completed.


See Photos of the Floods Overwhelming the Central US

01 Mar, 2018

The death toll rose to at least five people as of Sunday . Major flood stage is 38 feet at the Upper gauge. The Ohio river rose to 48 feet, which is 10 feet above flood stage. He said there are about ten homes that may have trouble but businesses along the river should also prepare. "It looks like the damage will exceed the minimum requirement, which is $2.8 million or so".


Dominant Kevin Harvick wins in Atlanta a year after speeding violation

01 Mar, 2018

Harvick's career victory total reached 38 on Sunday with his relentless performance at the 1.54-mile speedway, ending a frustrating drought that featured blinding speed foiled by ill fortune and inopportune mistakes. Keselowski finished in second, Clint Bowyer came in third, Denny Hamlin was fourth and Truex Jr. placed fifth. Pole-sitter Kyle Busch , (No. 18) was seventh and Kurt Busch was eighth.


Bruins acquire Rick Nash from Rangers in 4-player trade

26 Feb, 2018

Nash spent the last six seasons with the Rangers . Lindgren was Boston's second-round pick, 49th overall, in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft. Nash, 33, is set to be an unrestricted free agent at the end of this season as his eight-year, $62.4 million deal comes to a conclusion.


Olympic committee's penalty isn't stopping Russians from doping

25 Feb, 2018

She might want to remove that one from her closet. She tested positive on trimetazidine . Fellow Russian Aleksandr Krushelnitckii was stripped of his curling bronze medal this week after testing positive for meldonium . (Olympic Athletes from Russia) label on her suit. "It's a punishment and that's what it is". "Boycotts don't achieve anything in the world of sport", said Smith, who was denied the chance to compete in the 1980 Summer Games in Moscow because of a boycott.


Butler awaits scan on knee after injury against Rockets

25 Feb, 2018

The 28-year-old immediately fell to the floor and clutched his knee. Kia MVP candidate James Harden was special once again on Saturday (AEDT) scoring 31 points in the Houston Rockets' 120-102 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves . Until they do the MRI, it's speculating. Timberwolves forward Taj Gibson gave insight into Butler's mentality after the injury. We'll know more tomorrow.


NCAA president: Decisions on Sean Miller, Deandre Ayton up to Arizona

25 Feb, 2018

The reports match the same amount that Brian Bowen received to commit to Louisville last summer, so it's clear that there was a benchmark amount for certain players. Emmert noted no NCAA process has been initiated into Arizona. Arizona's administration came out in strong support for Miller after the scandal broke back in September with both athletic director Dave Heeke and president Robert C.


Playing Chelsea means less and less every year, says Mourinho

25 Feb, 2018

If I thought he wasn't in the manager's plans, or wasn't in the frame or in favour, I'd be anxious then, but I think Jose Mourinho has proven that he likes Marcus Rashford. He's a very good manager, a fantastic team and that's what is important for me". Chelsea initially struggled to get positive results since the turn of the year and the fact that they were without a win in their first four games (in all competitions) is the flawless specimen of it.


Spurs' Leonard 'might miss rest of season'est of season - Popovich

23 Feb, 2018

With Leonard stuck with the Spurs for a season and a half, the only news that's missing from this freaky dynamic is a demand for a trade. "So that's why I'm just trying to be honest and logical". However, it's doubtful they'll be capable of making any kind of run in the playoffs without their best player. One report indicates that Leonard has been "at odds" with the Spurs' staff while recovering, though his team has denied the allegations .


Adam Vinatieri, Colts Reportedly Agree on 1-Year Contract

23 Feb, 2018

The 45-year-old spent the first 10 seasons of his career with New England, and connected on game-winning field goals in each of the Patriots' first two Super Bowl wins - in 2001 versus the then-St. He went 22-of-24 on extra points as well. Since 2013, the four-time Super Bowl champion has made 141-of-156 field goals (90.4 percent), which is nearly six percent better than his 84.5 career average.


Northern Ireland secretary promises clarity on next year's budget

23 Feb, 2018

And she gave a firm rebuttal to claims from some leading Brexiteers - including one of her predecessors Owen Paterson - that the Good Friday Agreement had "run its course". "A number of challenging decisions will have to be taken", she said. The Government believes direct rule from Westminister can be avoided as the DUP still want devolved government in Northern Ireland, according to Tanaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs.


Six Nations 2018: Henderson and Furlong miss Wales match

23 Feb, 2018

Joe Schmidt admits Ireland are short on experience and they can not "suddenly replace" the world-class talent of the three British & Irish Lions that will miss their Six Nations clash with Wales on Saturday. It's a game of rugby. "I know my role within the team, obviously I'm always going to be pushing for more and trying to get better the whole time, but I think Dylan (Hartley) is doing a fantastic job at the moment and all I've got to do is focus on making the most of the ...


Philadelphia Flyers acquire goalie Petr Mrazek from Detroit Red Wings

22 Feb, 2018

Last year, it was reported that Red Wings management was displeased with Mrazek's attitude, which led them to exposing him in the Vegas expansion draft - though he did not get selected by the Golden Knights. . The Czech native has a 72-58-20 overall record in Detroit and was their 2010 5th round pick. The trade deadline is February 26. His career save percentage is.912.


Mark Cuban "sick to my stomach" over abuse allegations by Mavs employees

22 Feb, 2018

In 1997 he left Nike to become the chief executive of the Mavericks. However the allegations would begin in the summer of 1998. The article says that former Mavericks CEO Terdema Ussery frequently requested sex and made sexually explicit advances to employees over the 18 years that he worked there.


Manchester United believe they can win Champions League - Ashley Young

21 Feb, 2018

Romelu Lukaku extended his impressive English F.A. Cup scoring record by netting twice in Manchester United's 2-0 win at Huddersfield to earn Jose Mourinho's side a quarterfinal tie at home to Brighton & Hove Albion. Pogba has had public spats with Mourinho, with the United boss benching his star man earlier this month after a bust-up. Ander Herrera, Marcus Rashford and Antonio Valencia also missed the win over Huddersfield through injury but Mourinho says he believes they have "a ...


Hornets unlikely to bring back Rich Cho as general manager

21 Feb, 2018

General manager Rich Cho has to be looking over his shoulder, and according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , Mitch Kupchak is on the Hornets' radar to take a high-ranking role in the organization. While the Hornets were showing some signs of progress with the two playoff appearances over the past four years, it is evident with a 24-33 record this year that the success couldn't be sustained and it's time for a change.


Conte Admits To Sleepless Nights Ahead Of Barca Test

20 Feb, 2018

Hazard knows he heeds to be as good as Messi and Ronaldo in order to win the Ballon d'Or, especially with Neymar one of his main rivals for the prize. "When we play these kind of games, we need to perform". The Champions League is back this week for yet another massive round of games that will surely only bring more exciting actions as Europe's top teams lock horns once again.


How to watch FA Cup football live online

20 Feb, 2018

They were overwhelming favourites against opponents fighting for promotion from League One. "They now face Southampton who shorten to 12/1 from 33/1 whilst Manchester United are the new competition favourites at 2/1 followed closely by Tottenham at 9/4".


Winter Games: Ledecka springs a huge surprise

18 Feb, 2018

Ledecka now finds herself in the unexpected and unprecedented position of having to match her ski performance in snowboarding. However, with only a couple of years competitive skiing experience at the highest level behind her and not even one podium finish in the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup to her name, she was not considered to be in medal contention in any of the skiing events she was scheduled to compete in - the giant slalom, the super G, and the alpine combined.



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