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by | March 17, 2018 | 09:40

Messi reached his century - all for Barcelona - exactly a month later against Chelsea . The Argentine magician inspired his side to European success by producing a scintillating performance, bagging an incredible brace not to mention creating Ousmane's Dembele's first goal for the club in typically stunning fashion.

by | March 17, 2018 | 08:38

This is what we get paid for as coaches", said Jones. The build-up to the clash has been marred by controversy over the emergence of footage featuring England coach Jones making offensive comments at an event for Japanese company Fuso last July, the Australian "unreservedly" apologizing for calling the Irish "scummy" and Wales a "little sh- place".

by | March 17, 2018 | 08:31

That changed when Kendall Stevens converted a 3-point play with 6:36 left, to bring them within a point. The Longhorns blew a double-digit lead against Nevada on Friday, losing 87-83 in overtime. Bamba had 13 points, 14 rebounds and three blocks. Nevada had a chance to win the game at the end of regular, but Caleb Martin misfired a 3-point shot at the buzzer.

by | March 17, 2018 | 07:12

It is no more news that draws for the UEFA Champions League Quarter finals have been "staged" as is done every year. The Champions League quarterfinal draw which was held on Friday saw Liverpool hosting the first leg of the quarter-final tie on Wednesday 4 April with the return leg at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday 10 April.

by | March 17, 2018 | 07:06

The express paceman will miss the final two chapters of the four-Test series through suspension unless he's successful at Monday's hearing. South Africa pace bowler Kagiso Rabada's appeal hearing against his Level 2 charge will take place on March 19.

by | March 17, 2018 | 06:51

That's a joke, that is a complete joke. Houston got 3-pointers from Eric Gordon and Luc Mbah a Moute in an 8-2 run after that to make it 88-82 with 8 1/2 minutes left. But the Clippers don't have time to dwell on this defeat and must concentrate on the remaining 15 games to try and claim an unexpected playoff spot as there are still many twists and turns to come in the compelling race in the west.

by | March 17, 2018 | 06:44

Infantino said that VAR had been shown to reduce the number of refereeing mistakes in matches where it had been used. Video Assistant Referees (VAR) will be used at this summer's World Cup in Russia , FIFA has confirmed. These are facts and figures. "It's not possible that in 2018 everyone in their living room knows a few seconds after the play whether a referee has made a mistake and the referee doesn't".

by | March 17, 2018 | 06:34

Blount is following former New England defensive coordinator Matt Patricia, who was hired as the Detroit head coach in February. The Lions [VIDEO ]have reportedly reached a deal with journeyman LeGarrette Blount . An undrafted back out of OR in 2010, Blount spent his first three seasons in the National Football League with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Blount's signing is the signification the Lions are going to change their running back room.

by | March 17, 2018 | 03:57

Senior wing Theo Pinson almost had a triple-double with 15 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists to send the Tar Heels (26-10) into a second-round matchup with No. "Any time somebody drove he was ready to shoot". Not surprisingly, the Tar Heels are heavily favored, but as Buffalo and Loyola-Chicago reminded everyone on Day 1, upsets can and often do happen - and the more unlikely they are, the more memorable they become.

by | March 17, 2018 | 03:48

If unwisely foul-prone, the Bulldogs have made opponents pay for sending them to the charity stripe by sinking 239 of their 301 freebies for 18 Big East games. He's scoreless on 0 of 3 from the floor in 10 minutes. "At this point, getting the win is all that matters". "I think the fans are the winners". However, Butler shut the Arkansas shooters down early and it just got tougher from that point forward.

by | March 17, 2018 | 03:37

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that Bradford is heading to the Arizona Cardinals. Instead, a 5-11 record has the Jets choosing sixth in the draft, a pick that could be used on one of a number of promising first-round-caliber quarterbacks whether it be USC's Sam Darnold, UCLA's Josh Rosen, Wyoming's Josh Allen, Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield or Louisville's Lamar Jackson.

by | March 17, 2018 | 03:27

This team has a real chance to rip BBN's heart out this weekend and I'm here for it. "I said it from day one that I thought we got a bad seed". 'Zona has size, but Kentucky is playing a lot harder and with more pride than the Wildcats of the Pac-12.

by | March 17, 2018 | 03:09

That should make it especially hard for the opponent, and i think we have nothing else to do than create again a really outstanding performance and atmosphere, so that's the job to do. Liverpool , though, gained revenge at Anfield in January when they inflicted what so far has been the only Premier League defeat for leaders City, who were beaten 4-3 with two late goals adding some respectability to the final scoreline.

by | March 17, 2018 | 01:27

Clayborn led Atlanta with 9.5 sacks last season, but the cash-strapped Falcons could not afford to keep him around so he became a free agent yesterday at the onset of the new league year. He didn't play against the Patriots in Super Bowl LI, as he was injured. Hill adds to a backfield that lost Lewis to the Tennessee Titans . But he has never been the same since fumbling late in the 2015 AFC wild-card game against the Pittsburgh Steelers , ultimately contributing to an eventual loss.

by | March 17, 2018 | 00:42

When the Bears placed the transition tag on Fuller, general manager Ryan Pace said the team was buying time to reach a long-term deal with Fuller. But the Packers disrupted those plans Friday by presenting the four-year veteran with a multi-year offer, Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune first reported.

by | March 17, 2018 | 00:32

Alun Wyn Jones has signed a new national dual contract (NDC) with the Welsh Rugby Union and Ospreys to commit his future to the Guinness PRO14 side. The Australian was filmed during a talk on leadership for Fuso, the Japanese parent company of England sponsors Mitsubishi.

by | March 17, 2018 | 00:29

Sindhu was ousted from the quarter-finals last season and this time she has bettered the feat. PV Sindhu had lost to the Japanese in straight games in Japan Open Super Series. In a re-match of the epic Glasgow World Championship final, Sindhu saw off Okuhara 20-22 21-18 21-18 in the pulsating clash that lasted one hour and 24 minutes.

by | March 16, 2018 | 23:50

An own goal and subtitle Sandro Wagner completed the routine win despite Vagner's love consolation goal for the Turkish side. It wasn't an angry fan, a naked streaker or a protester trying to promote their message. The cat then obediently pawed its way off the pitch after a minute and the game started again. The cat's appearance failed to deter Bayern or bring Besiktas some feline luck.

by | March 16, 2018 | 23:25

On top of the NFL, MetLife Stadium is also used for college football and Major League Soccer games, and is a popular venue for major concerts. "Our motto right after we had it was, 'Bring it back'". The Cenation Leader was in the main-event of WrestleMania 29 in 2013, which was the last WrestleMania event to be held at the MetLife Stadium.

by | March 16, 2018 | 23:19

They advanced to face third-seeded Tennessee on Saturday. Buffalo used a similar blueprint to build a 65-55 lead midway through the second half . As anxious as the Wildcat faithful were, many undoubtedly still felt Arizona would go on a major run in the second half , and overpower the Bulls with U of A's group of 5 and 4 star players.

by | March 16, 2018 | 23:10

Playing for the first time in almost two weeks after losing to MI in the Big Ten Tournament final, the Boilermakers (29-6) struggled to make shots down low and beyond the 3-point line and simply looked out of sync. The Titans may have just been happy to be in the NCAA Tournament and they should have been because it is a rare feat for the program. It will be Purdue's first game against a Big West opponent since an 89-64 win over Cal State Northridge on November 13, 2009.

by | March 16, 2018 | 23:11

Burfict is expected to argue that he was prescribed medication for the concussion he suffered during the December 4 Steelers game and the shoulder injury he suffered during the December 24 Lions game. Bengals' LB Vontaze Burfict is facing a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's Performance-Enhancing Drug policy, pending appeal, league sources tell ESPN.

by | March 16, 2018 | 23:05

On a possible boycott, Southgate added: "It's a matter that is completely out of my control". Southgate handed an global recall to Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere , while Burnley duo Nick Pope and James Tarkowski and Swansea's Alfie Mawson are called into the squad for the first time.

by | March 16, 2018 | 22:59

On that note, here's a look at how Nepal moved up the cricket ladder to seal ODI status. Congrats Nepal on ODI status. The status will be in place for at least four years until 2022 Cricket World Cup Qualifiers. But the bigger worry is the country is still under suspension imposed by the International Cricket Council. - Having gained T20I status, Nepal narrowly missed out on entering the 2014 ICC World T20 after they lost out to hosts Bangladesh on net run-rate.

by | March 16, 2018 | 22:55

A first-round pick out of Missouri in 2013, Richardson burst onto the scene by winning the defensive rookie of the year award that season. The Minnesota Vikings came out as the winners of the Kirk Cousins Sweepstakes this offseason. Selected 13th overall by the Jets in 2013, Richardson has 285 tackles and 19 sacks in five seasons. Richardson joins a defense that was one of the NFL's best last season.

by | March 16, 2018 | 22:34

Theresa May told the House of Commons that no "ministers or indeed members of the Royal Family" will attend the World Cup . There have been increased calls for England to boycott the World Cup for fear the team would be putting themselves in harm's way were they to attend.

by | March 16, 2018 | 22:34

Rousey was questioned on her thoughts about the former WWE Superstar potentially coming back to the company after his controversial departure from the company back in 2014. Rousey says it will be an honor to represent WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper next year and that this is only the beginning. The former UFC Bantamweight Champion compared herself to Punk, in the sense that MMA fans probably want to see her fighting again like WWE fans want Punk wrestling again.

by | March 16, 2018 | 22:24

Marshall advances to play the victor of No. 5 seed West Virginia and No. 12 seed Murray State in Sunday's second round in the East Region. The Thundering Herd are led by Jon Elmore and C.J. He dropped 27 on Western Kentucky in the conference tournament championship. Wichita State shot just 41.1% from the field and 33.3% (6-18) from beyond the arc in the loss.

by | March 16, 2018 | 22:15

The former safety has admitted earlier his activism could impact his career. "I wouldn't use the word concerned", Reid told ESPN in December. Reid said he unselfishly made the change during the final season of his contract so he could better help the team.

by | March 16, 2018 | 20:41

With a 28-8 victory last time out, Schmidt has made just one adjustment to the starting XV, with Iain Henderson coming into the second-row in place of Devin Toner . This time previous year we were scrambling around, we thought Conor (Murray ) was going to play on the Thursday, and Kieran Marmion came in and did superbly.

by | March 16, 2018 | 20:33

Of course, the shirt provoked a wave of consternation, with Alison McGovern, MP for Wirral South, one of the many Liverpudlians leading calls for Topman to remove the garment from sale... Ms Brookes said: "Our 96 were decent human beings who did nothing wrong. The garment has been removed from sale online and in stores". On April 15 1989, 96 people died when overcrowding caused Liverpool fans to be crushed at the start of the Reds' FA Cup semi-final with Nottingham Forest at ...

by | March 16, 2018 | 20:12

Michigan State has the talent to hang around with just about anyone, but will the Spartans finally live up to their potential and take care of Bucknell on the way to another deep run in March? Michigan State basketball opens its 2018 NCAA Tournament against Bucknell on Friday, March 16, at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit .

by | March 16, 2018 | 19:45

However, Boston is hopeful that Smart can return at some point during the playoffs, per a report from ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge acknowledged surgery could be an option for the fourth-year guard, but said Smart would take a few days to see how the injury responds to treatment.

by | March 16, 2018 | 19:12

According to India's firstpost.com, Modi spoke about "scientific social responsibility" through science and technology in his opening speech. "It is time to reclaim our rightful place among the front-line nations in this field", he said, calling upon the scientific community to extend its research from "the labs to the land".

by | March 16, 2018 | 19:01

Easy opening games for India in Asian Youth Olympics Qualifiers hockey New Delhi, Mar 15 (PTI) India will play Cambodia and Singapore respectively in the opening matches of the boy's and girl's hockey competitions at the Asian Youth Olympic Games Qualifiers 2018 which will begin on April 25 in Bangkok.