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by | January 18, 2018 | 13:34

Pera had been beaten by Viktorija Golubic in the final round of qualifying, but the left-handed world number 123 has taken her chance in the main draw. And this time Pera did the business to seal the biggest win of her career and one of Konta's worst defeats since her rise to the top of tennis. The British No 1, meanwhile, was not serving almost as well as she had against Brengle and her backhand, normally her best shot, was badly out of sorts.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:29

The High Court today heard that Chambers' ex-boyfriend, who can not be named for legal reasons, has fully accepted liability for his actions and agreed to pay damages as well as Chambers' legal costs, the BBC reports . Chrissy Chambers, who is based in Los Angeles, crowdfunded a legal action against her UK-based ex-boyfriend for uploading films to an adult website.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:15

Pujara, who was run out for a duck off the first ball in the first innings, had added 23 runs with Parthiv Patel for the fourth wicket when a misjudgment cost the Saurashtra player his wicket for the second time in the match. Chris Broad of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees imposed the fine after Faf du Plessiss side was ruled to be two overs short of their target when time allowances were taken into consideration.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:13

Twice Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova's return to the Australian Open a year after being attacked by an intruder at her home ended in disappointment with a marathon 6-3 4-6 10-8 first-round loss to German Andrea Petkovic on Tuesday. Young didn't go out without a fight, however, saving four match points on his serve in the ninth game of the final set before Djokovic served out the match in the next game.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:10

Espanyol's academy graduate Oscar Melendo crashed in the only goal of the game in the 88th minute after Messi had his spot-kick turned away by former Real Madrid goalkeeper Diego Lopez earlier in the second half. Espanyol sensed that and sat deep in the first half, making the visitors work hard for their chances. "It's not up to me to take action on these matters, but we hope the same things don't happen at Camp Nou", the defender added when asked about the incidents.

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:40

But when Cavani won a late penalty with the score at 7-0 and Neymar having already wrapped up his hat-trick, the former Barcelona man denied his colleague the chance to surpass Ibrahimovic. Neymar released Mbappe as the teenager scored within five minutes of replacing Di Maria, while the Brazilian rounded out a record home win for PSG from the spot after Cavani tumbled to the ground.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:37

For many in Puerto Rico, who have lived without power for almost four months, it's only now that some places are getting back on the grid. "We are grateful to all the parents, students and staff who have stayed with us and continued to support us in this situation".

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:14

Cavani has 156 goals in all competitions for PSG. Angel Di Maria sent Unai Emery's charges ahead in the fourth minute with a sumptuous strike from outside the box that found the top corner, 1-0. Neymar netted a hat-trick, scoring PSG's fourth, fifth and sixth goals on 42nd, 57th and 73rd minutes respectively. It is not the first time the relationship between Cavani and Neymar has caused controversy with reports earlier in the season claiming the attacking duo had had a serious ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:09

Before the roaring cheers died down among Bulls fans, Bell landed awkwardly on his left foot. Soon, Bell was surrounded by his teammates, the Warriors coaches and medical staff. He was averaging 5.2 points and 4.0 rebounds in 14.8 minutes entering Wednesday's game at the United Center. In his first start in late November against the Bulls, Bell flashed money signs as an obvious reference to the Bulls trading the No.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:02

These are the Patriots , after all. Led by the indefatigable duo of coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady , they've already collected five Lombardi trophies, including one previous year. But it will be tough for an inconsistent Blake Bortles to keep up with the NFL's second-ranked offense in the AFC Championship game . The greatest quarterback of all time isn't almost as risky when under constant pressure, something that the Giants, Broncos and Ravens have proven on ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:56

He has continued his baseless slurs on immigrants (coupled with a Muslim travel ban and crusade against so-called sanctuary cities ) and pushed a tax plan that very obviously penalized Americans in blue states. The economy turns out to be Trump's strongest suit in a new Politico/Morning Consult poll of the president's first year in office-the first of what I'm sure will be several media surveys.

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:52

Jones' existing contract was due to end after the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan . England begin their Six Nations defence against Italy in Rome on 4 February. The succession plan, however, depends on Jones not suffering the same fate as Stuart Lancaster , who was out of a job less than a year after being given a six-year contract following his 2015 World Cup failure.

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:46

For some local political parties, the hope is for the end of an era of corruption from the very top of the ruling party. Analysts at US bank JP Morgan raised their economic growth forecast for next year to 1.4 percent from one percent, prompted by Ramaphosa's election.

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:14

Brady did not meet with reporters as scheduled on Wednesday afternoon because he was being attended to by the New England medical staff. The nature of the injury remains unknown. Before their Week 17 clash with the New York Jets , Brady has appeared in the injury report due to shoulder and Achilles issues, but was removed ahead of the game.

by | January 18, 2018 | 00:25

Umpires should invoke cricket's laws and protect England's tailenders from Australia's relentless "bodyline" bowling in the ongoing Ashes series, former England captain Michael Atherton has said. "We have lost 3-0 and the boys are extremely disappointed but Chris Woakes did 35 miles in the field in their second innings, so it's not through lack of trying".

by | January 18, 2018 | 00:08

Silver medalists Tatyana Ivanova and Albert Demchenko, who competed in Sochi in the women's and men's luge, respectively, have been banned and stripped of their medals. Also, speed skaters Ivan Skobrev and Artem Kuznetcov; skiers Nikita Kryukov, Alexander Bessmertnykh and Natalia Matveeva; ice hockey players Tatiana Burina and Anna Shchukina, among others.

by | January 17, 2018 | 23:48

The team announced today that Leonard will be out for an indefinite period of time, so he may continue recovering from right quadriceps tendinopathy. Leonard was averaging 16.2 points and 4.7 rebounds over nine games in the 2017-18 season.

by | January 17, 2018 | 23:14

The 28-year-old has failed to start a single Premier League match, coming off the bench six times without getting a goal or an assist . "I'm very ambitious and I've come here because I want the club to push to the next level", said Walcott.

by | January 17, 2018 | 23:17

The measure requires the approval of the International Olympic Committee, and the countries will present the plan to the IOC later this week. "The North will send a 230-member cheering squad and a 30-member taekwondo demonstration team to the South".

by | January 17, 2018 | 22:52

He has been serving as OU's athletics director since 1998. The College Football Playoff announced Wednesday that OR athletic director Rob Mullens has been named as the selection committee's new chairperson. Boivin recently left the Arizona Republic to take a job in the sports journalism program at Arizona State University. Lott was an all-American safety at Southern Cal and an eight-time all-pro with the San Francisco 49ers.

by | January 17, 2018 | 21:06

Brett McMurphy and Hartford Courant beat writer Mike Anthony were the first to report this news and Grimes officially began as a member of Auburn's staff on Wednesday. In fact, in 2013, the Tigers led the SEC in rushing by averaging over 328 yards per game on the ground. Braden Smith , who was a All-America selection this past season, was a Freshman All-SEC selection that season.

by | January 17, 2018 | 21:00

Munchak was one of two to reportedly get requested for second interviews. Scratch Pittsburgh Steelers offensive line coach Mike Munchak off the list - this for a different reason. With Arizona's quarterback situation uncertain after the retirement of Carson Palmer , the Steelers have no such trouble right now with Ben Roethlisberger in place.

by | January 17, 2018 | 20:21

Before toppling Atlanta in the divisional playoff round , several Eagles , most notably Fletcher Cox and Lane Johnson , said they were eager to shut up the doubters who gave up on them. The doubts from those on the outside never stemmed from their ability to win a single playoff game. To beat the Eagles, the Vikings have some more work to do.

by | January 17, 2018 | 19:28

UFC President Dana White only recently hinted at this possibility during the UFC's event in St. Louis this past weekend. Should the UFC opt to do so prior to April's clash of Ferguson and Nurmagomedov, Ferguson (23-3) would enter the bout as the division's undisputed champion.

by | January 17, 2018 | 18:55

It didn't look like the Centurion wicket that I know. That is a concern, to be honest. "The previous one was more of a sense of excitement and the best one to watch but I take a lot of pleasure out of winning games like this, where the team needs a lot of heart and a lot of character and a lot of fight to make sure we get across the line".

by | January 17, 2018 | 18:51

The Indian rider completed the stage with the 44th fastest time, while finishing 40th overall. Spain's Carlos Sainz, fifth in Sunday's stage, remains the overall leader, more than an hour ahead of Al-Attiyah with Peterhansel third, another seven minutes further back.

by | January 17, 2018 | 18:50

Playing in their World Cup group stage match at Mount Maunganui in New Zealand , Proteas opener Jiveshan Pillay was going well on 47 from 51 balls when he almost chopped on to his own stumps. West Indies had gone on to win the tournament. The Windies" victory over Zimbabwe to reach the quarter-finals in 2016 was overshadowed by Keemo Paul's last-over "Mankad' when, with three runs needed from six balls with one wicket remaining, the seamer ran out the non-striker backing up.

by | January 17, 2018 | 18:47

The organization said it "encourages McKayla and anyone who has been abused to speak out". She said he rubbed his genitals on her and digitally penetrated her, among other abuse. "You convinced my parents that I was a liar", Stephens said. Antolin was a member of the USA Gymnastics team in the late 1990s. "No one should have to go back there after so many of us were abused there".

by | January 17, 2018 | 17:50

Durbin said the remarks were "vile, hate-filled and clearly racial in their content". He denied making the offensive remarks, despite two senators who attended the meeting confirming the accuracy of the news reports about the words Trump used.

by | January 17, 2018 | 17:46

Klopp too expressed happiness on his team's scintillating display in Coutinho's absence and said the team can very well play without him. There were raised highbrows when former Arsenal winger, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, was preferred to a fit-again Adam Lallana.

by | January 17, 2018 | 17:44

The stock increased 0.37% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $43.71. About 382,796 shares traded. Stereotaxis, Inc. (OTCMKTS:STXS) has 0.00% since January 16, 2017 and is. It is negative, as 56 investors sold MMC shares while 215 reduced holdings. BlackRock Fund Advisors boosted its stake in Marsh & McLennan Companies by 6.8% in the second quarter.

by | January 17, 2018 | 17:08

Four Notre Dame players, including two who missed the Citrus Bowl after a shoplifting arrest, have been dismissed. Stepherson had 19 catches for 359 yards and five touchdowns. all dealing with injuries. He ran for a season-high 124 yards with two touchdowns on 12 carries in a 33-10 victory at North Carolina on October 7. McIntosh had 65 carries for 368 yards and five scores.

by | January 17, 2018 | 17:04

At the age of 14, 93.4% of youth were enrolled in std 10 or below. The report also found that around 66.5% teens in Mysuru have used mobile in the last week whereas only 18.1% among those numbers had accessed internet on it. However, the report has found that enrolment in schools or colleges among children at 14 years of age is a lot more than among those at 18 years of age .

by | January 17, 2018 | 16:45

The Armenian will make the final decision with regards to his move, but the report claims that an improved contract offer from Arsenal will convince him to move to the Emirates Stadium . Calcio Mercato claims there are two major issues with the signing now: First, Leipzig's wish not to negotiate the sale of good players in the middle of the season; and second, Manchester United's competition for the player.

by | January 17, 2018 | 16:45

According to the Minneapolis Star Tribune, former Vikings linebacker and current KFAN radio analyst Ben Leber was the first one to report seeing Payton making the taunting gesture after New Orleans had taken a 24-23 lead with 25 seconds remaining.