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by | February 03, 2018 | 09:13

Zhang, who represented Singapore before falling out with her Chinese coach and moving to the USA three years ago, will now take on another surprise semifinalist, Hong Kong's Cheung Ngan Yi, the conqueror of Marin 21-12, 21-19. "I have to give my best to win". Earlier, Kashyap put up valiant effort against China's Qiao Bin, especially in the second game, but fell short to lose 21-16, 21-18.

by | February 03, 2018 | 09:10

Zinedine Zidane has insisted that he is not disheartened by Real Madrid's quiet transfer window as he is already content with the players available to him. A major positive among the gloom at the Santiago Bernabeu has been Bale's superb return to action following his latest troublesome calf injury setback.

by | February 03, 2018 | 06:06

He will be out of action for between three and six weeks, Cricket South Africa said in a statement on Friday, leaving him in a race against time to be fit for the first of four tests against Australia that start on March 1. The latter has been in rich form in the ongoing domestic one-day competition for the Titans, with 522 runs from 11 innings at an average of 52.2. Without the captain and one of their most effective batsmen, planning for a major tournament will be tough.

by | February 03, 2018 | 05:59

Just in case the excitement has worn off for Steph Curry after his 2017 National Basketball Association championship win, he's got another dose on backup - he's going to be a dad again! Stephen has Golden State atop the Western Conference standings with a 40-11 record.

by | February 03, 2018 | 05:38

But speaking ahead of Saturday's visit by Huddersfield, Mourinho said he believes there is no substance to the recent speculation linking the 36-year-old with a move Stateside. Meanwhile Mourinho declared that Fellaini could be back within a few weeks after limping off with a knee problem at Spurs. "It's a very important player for me and is a great professional that is giving everything he can to help the team and there is a desire from myself, the board and the player to stay ...

by | February 03, 2018 | 05:37

Jimmy Butler dropped in a game-high 28 points as the Minnesota Timberwolves blasted the Milwaukee Bucks 108-89 at the Target Center on Thursday night. With the Bucks currently heading into a back-to-back set, there's certainly a chance he's ultimately held out of Friday's game too, though tentatively consider him questionable for now.

by | February 03, 2018 | 01:49

Court bailiffs ran after him , tackling him just as he approached a desk across the room, and instructed him to stop resisting as he yelled, "I want that son of a bitch". "You can not behave like this", lead prosecutor Angela Povilaitis admonished Margraves. I understand this is a remarkable situation, but you can not do this.

by | February 03, 2018 | 01:03

Should Cahill be selected and score in Russia, Australia's all-time leading scorer will join Pele and German greats Uwe Seeler and Miroslav Klose as the only players with goals in four World Cups. Australia is drawn in Group C with France, Denmark and Peru. Modern football also says something about how to mark players. "So I have to get to know the players fairly well in a short time".

by | February 03, 2018 | 00:57

The most challenging week of Denver's season continues Saturday, when the sharpshooting Golden State Warriors visit the Pepsi Center for the final time. Don't mess with Russell Westbrook . A three-point shot from Nuggets guard Gary Harris as time expired was all that separated the sides on Friday as the Thunder looked on the verge of pulling off an unlikely comeback win.

by | February 03, 2018 | 00:57

But ever since Mayweather defeated McGregor, the question has always been asked, "McGregor stepped into his world, why doesn't Mayweather come over to his?" Freelance video journalist Adam Glynn caught up with McGregor on the streets of NY this week and asked him about Mayweather's flirtation with MMA.

by | February 03, 2018 | 00:47

Speaking to reporters in his first media availability since suffering a concussion during the AFC Championship Game , Gronkowski was asked if he thought Church made a dirty hit. "I will be ready to roll. We did it step by step every day and it went smooth". New England's win over Jacksonville set up a date with the Philadelphia Eagles this Sunday in Super Bowl LII.

by | February 03, 2018 | 00:37

Mauricio Pellegrino expressed his gratitude to Southampton's owners for not pulling the trigger as the club equalled its longest run without a Premier League win. "I would like to give them the best result but this is the reality". Chris Hughton says he is unsure of how many points Brighton will need in order to remain a Premier League club.

by | February 03, 2018 | 00:34

The zoo began streaming from April's enclosure in February with people around the world tuning in daily to see if she'd give birth. "This is Fiona's first sports prediction, said Christina Gorsuch, Cincinnati Zoo's curator of mammals". Fiona, born six weeks prematurely at 29 pounds, well below the common 50-100 pound range, and required nonstop critical care by zookeepers to ensure her survival has become a worldwide celebrity.

by | February 03, 2018 | 00:09

Aymeric Laporte , Manchester City's record signing, probably didn't expect to be starting on his debut the day after joining the club- and neither did nearly anyone else. City wanted a penalty in the eighth minute when David Silva goes down under Craig Dawson's challenge on the edge of the box, but the midfielder fell over too easily and the appeals were rightly waved away.

by | February 03, 2018 | 00:02

Manchester City's 12th straight league home win, thanks to goals from Fernandinho, Kevin De Bruyne and Sergio Aguero , took them to 68 points - level with Tottenham Hotspur in 1960-61 as the best record by any club after 25 matches of an English top-flight season.

by | February 02, 2018 | 23:47

She's also reuniting with Tony Eury Jr. who returns to the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series pit box as Danica's crew chief for the Daytona 500 . After a long search for a sponsor, Danica Patrick recently announced that GoDaddy will represent her in her upcoming Daytona 500 and Indianapolis 500 bids.

by | February 02, 2018 | 23:30

I hope he never leaves. "I take my share of responsibility", Belichick said for starting the downturn in their relationship. "It was like, 'Where are they taking us now?' That's when we realized they wanted to take us down there and we just didn't want to go".

by | February 02, 2018 | 23:16

Roberto Fabbricini, the federation's new emergency leader, said that vice-commissioner Alessandro "Billy" Costacurta, a former Italy and AC Milan defender, has already started talking to potential candidates to replace the fired Gian Piero Ventura.

by | February 02, 2018 | 23:12

Aubameyang joined the Gunners from Borussia Dortmund in a £56 million ($79 million) switch on Wednesday, but may be forced to sit out Saturday's visit of Everton . Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger may be forced to wait before handing club record signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang his debut after the Gabon striker missed training on Friday due to illness.

by | February 02, 2018 | 23:09

The 25-year-old winger is a class act, but barely featured for the Paris giants this season, making just six appearances all season long, with all of those coming from the substitutes bench. Pochettino said: "I think we have played plenty of good games like Real Madrid and Liverpool and now this one, so I think we have had a lot of good performances at Wembley".

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:58

The chaotic scene began after sisters Lauren and Madison Margraves had finished reading their victim statements on the second day of hearings at a court in Eaton County. He had already been sentenced to 60 years in prison on child pornography charges. A local police department in MI offered a public apology Thursday to one of the victims, who filed a complaint in 2004 but whose claim was dismissed.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:45

They're ready whenever I ask them to bowl. "All of them - Kamlesh (Nagarkoti), (Ishan) Porel, (Shivam) Mavi. We're all really pumped up when our fast bowlers do well", he added. Of course, the majority of spectators will be hoping for India to claim its fourth U-19 title. "They haven't seen our two quick bowlers who didn't play the first game".

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:40

The New York Knicks organization is reportedly looking to trade their center Joakim Noah following a rumored altercation with head coach Jeff Hornacek. The Lakers will likely use the stretch provision on Deng's contract to open up more cap space to try to lure LeBron James to Los Angeles, but even if that happens, that would still leave the team with $7.2 million in dead money on its salary cap for each of the next five seasons.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:16

The Falcons famously blew a 28-3 lead over the Patriots in last year's Super Bowl, and naturally the reference was included by putting 283 diamonds in New England's rings. Obviously, you would expect Blank to hate the ring because his team blew a giant lead, but he doesn't just hate the ring, he apparently loathes it.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:09

We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website and bring you more relevant advertising. Laporte was expected to make his debut in the Premier League clash with Burnley on Saturday but after John Stones was taken ill, Pep Guardiola made a decision to play the 23-year-old the entire game on Wednesday, much to the player's surprise.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:03

Boston opened a three-game homestand Wednesday with its most lopsided victory in just over a year, routing the New York Knicks 103-73 to improve to a 23-10 straight up against Eastern Conference opponents going into Friday's Hawks vs. "Celtics president Danny Ainge said Thursday that he's 'pretty sure" he will be using the exemption granted to his team after Hayward was lost in the first quarter of his first game with his new team.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:00

When Newsome, 61, retires, he will hand over the reins to assistant general manager Eric DeCosta. So Ozzie will step down as GM and has assured me that he's not going anywhere and that he will work with me and work with Eric for a smooth transition, and he'll be the highest-paid scout in America when Eric takes over next year.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:56

Defeat ended United's eight-game unbeaten run in the league and left them 15 points adrift of leaders Manchester City in second. He's a player that you miss on the pitch. It is seven years since Tottenham last won away at Liverpool, who have emerged victorious from five of the last seven meetings on their home turf. Tottenham's victory over Man United finished off a wholly successful day after the Lilywhites announced the signing of Brazilian global winger Lucas Moura from Paris Saint-Germain.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:49

It's the same group that claimed responsibility for lowering the score of Star Wars: Episode VIII: The Last Jedi in December 2017, complaining that the film included "SJW" concepts by featuring prominent female characters that spoke down to the film's male characters.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:40

They combined for 308 for the second wicket. Mendis, however, was lucky for the third time - and Mustafizur Rahman was the aggrieved bowler for the second time - after getting lives on four and 57 on the second day. De Silva's fourth century in his 12th Test was nearly flawless with a strike rate of more than 75. Starting off the day on 187/1 , Mendis and Dhananjaya converted their 187-run partnership into a massive 308-run stand, during which Dhananjaya surpassed the 150-run mark.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:32

It is hard to manage but it will stay inside the club. The whole situation leaves Mahrez in a very hard position. "We know the situation". We can not change the situation - the transfer window is finished. The Foxes were left in the dark by Mahrez's absence ahead of the trip to Goodison Park. That was also rejected and Pep Guardiola's side pulled out of negotiations, much to the disappointment of Mahrez.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:30

A win for the visitors, however, would catapult them into the coveted Champions League places ahead of their opponents. Rumblings of discontent against Jürgen Klopp have begun their ominous rise in a season where an against-the-odds Champions League win to rival 2005 is now the only hope the German has of winning his first trophy with the club.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:27

That's because BVB of course dropped into the Europa League after failing to get out of their Champions League group - whereas United managed to qualify for the knockout stages of the Champions League. Cazorla has lost eight centimetres from his tendon as a result, and has required skin grafts - yet Arsenal must feel he could be fit to play this season, by including him in their Europa League options.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:21

With 46 assists coming in the Premier League , from 456 chances created, no other player in the league has been more creative than Ozil since the German signed for Arsenal . Good things take time! Becomes highest-paid player in club history on around £350k per week before tax. According to ESPN FC , Ozil's decision was not affected by Arsenal landing Aubameyang.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:19

Griffin's Pistons jersey is available online at store.nba.com, and retails for $109.99. Five crucial points from Anthony Tolliver inside the final two minutes saw the Detroit Pistons beat the Memphis Grizzlies 104-102. Blake, still getting used to his new surroundings, forgot to put on a jersey following the halftime break. Thursday's win comes just a few days after Griffin was traded away from the only franchise he'd ever known.