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Neymar Booed By PSG Fans For Denying Cavani All-Time Record


Brazilian striker Neymar netted four goals in PSG's win vs. Dijon , but he received boos from the home crowd. "We sense the excitement each time Neymar touches the ball but I know that they also appreciate Edinson". BT Sport reported that Neymar was upset by the booing . PSG's 11th win out of 11 home Ligue 1 games this season saw Neymar at his mesmeric best, although Unai Emery's side rarely needed to get out of third gear against desperately poor opposition, despite Kylian ... Read More »

Lucky loser Pera sends ninth seed Konta out


It is her most successful Grand Slam, but after an injury-marred lead-up the ninth seed's campaign is over. In the duo's first ever meeting, Konta's serve was tested immediately, and though she saved a break point in the opening game, Pera went on to break in the ninth before sealing the set 6-4. Read More »

Jets reportedly fire OC John Morton

NY finished with a 5-11 record, which was last in the AFC East and missed the playoffs for the seventh consecutive year. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, ex-Steelers OC Todd Haley is a candidate for the Jets' vacancy at offensive coordinator. Read More »

James Harden May Make His Return During Houston's Game Against The Timberwolves


The punishments were announced by National Basketball Association executive vice president KikiVanDeWeghe, who did not issue any discipline to Los Angeles' Blake Griffin and Houston's Chris Paul and James Harden . He later refused to be drawn on the reported locker-room invasion by former teammate Paul and other Rockets players. Everybody was in our seats. Ariza's started all 40 games in which he's played this season, averaging 12.4 points and 4.9 rebounds in just over 36 minutes of ... Read More »

Seahwaks eliminate the Cowboys from the playoffs


After a holding call and a sack, Dan Bailey , the most accurate kicker in league history, missed the first of two fourth-quarter chip shots. Wagner led the effort to contain Ezekiel Elliott to just 46 yards in the final three quarters. Read More »

Cardiff City sign Marko Grujić on loan


Grujic, who will wear No. 24, is hoping regular game time with the Bluebirds will help his future at Anfield. And the 21-year-old revealed the reasons behind swapping Merseyside for Wales with manager Neil Warnock playing a key role in securing his signature. Read More »

Boycott talk is wide of mark, says Novak Djokovic


The most recent match was in the 2017 Nottingham Open, a match Novak won in straight sets. She returned in April and, because of her slide down the rankings, needed some wild-card entries to enter tournaments. The Serb, who spent four-and-a-half moths unable to train after elbow surgery previous year, beating Donald Young 6-1, 6-2, 6-4. "I am hoping for another good year", Federer, who also won Wimbledon for a record eighth time in 2017, said on court. Read More »

Chelsea v Norwich confirmed line-ups: Conte names much-changed side


Norwich , who have sold three players since they met Chelsea at Carrow Road 11 days ago, will miss another key player in the form of Tom Trybull. The Blues have now played out their third consecutive goalless draws , with the fans not happy about the way that they have been performing in recent weeks. Read More »

Warriors' Jordan Bell will have MRI on sprained left ankle


But Bell looked uncomfortable putting any pressure on his left foot. X-rays were negative, but Bell will undergo an MRI on Thursday. He got the start after forward Draymond Green was ruled out with a sore right shoulder, and forward Andre Iguodala is also out with a left calf contusion. Read More »

Neymar Scores Four Goals As PSG Run Riot


It took Angel Di Maria only four minutes to start the rout in a totally one-sided match in the French capital and with 15 minutes gone, the Argentinian had doubled PSG's lead. Just to rub salt into the wound, Neymar buried a penalty past Reynet in the 83rd minute. Not content with that, Neymar added another assist to his tally - his 11th of the season - just four minutes later when he teed up Mbappe, who made no mistake with his finish just nine minutes after coming on as a sub. Read More »

President Trump not mentally stable, says 47% of Americans


His best marks involved the economy and jobs, with 25 percent giving him an "A" on the economy and 24 percent giving him an "A" on jobs while only 26 percent gave him an "F" on the economy and only 24 percent gave him an "F" on jobs. There is however an energized, furious opposition whom he is unlikely to win over short of a wholesale personality change and agenda reshuffle. Almost half of Republicans say that fake news is any negative news about politicians, according to a new poll. Read More »

Another precipice in South Africa


This election has caused huge fractions between the ANC party in Ilembe and KwaDukuza as some were in Ramaphosa's camp while others were in Dlamini-Zuma's camp. The hard-fought battle for the presidency of the centennial anti-apartheid organization turned into a political party kept attention of the conference in its early days, since the result of the vote for the ANC president and the remaining members of the National Executive Committee (six in total) remained unknown until Monday night. Read More »

Nick Kyrgios receives $3.000 fine


The first annoyance was a heckler in the crowd, who stood up behind Kyrgios and screamed at the top of his lungs while filming it before he was ushered away by security guards. Kyrgios has a chance to make the fourth round of a grand slam for the fifth time in his career. "I remember the first time I played a match there, it was my junior final and I played well so I think I'll be fine on it". Read More »

England RU extends Jones contract to 2021


But it is a role that Jones admitted a year ago would interest him, even if his old adversary Warren Gatland fancies one more tour to complete the set after leading the touring side to a series win over Australia and historic draw with the All Blacks last summer. Read More »

Unification bout: Joshua won't take Parker's drug-cheat bait


Still savage, but I'm more mentally focused now". "Can I sue?" Joshua quipped. "I know my records are clean every time I'm tested - that's why I don't bite at it". "It's not really my thing you know, playing the bad guy", Parker said. Everything to gain, so I just agreed straight away. Parker left it to his promoter, David Higgins, to do the goading in London, saying his man has "definitely got a better chin and [is] mentally tougher". Read More »

Tom Brady misses news conference to meet with medical staff

Earlier this year he dealt with Achilles and left shoulder injuries. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network Insider, the Brady medical issue "doesn't sound like a major anything". Tom Brady need just one more victory and he'll make his eighth Super Bowl appearance, which is an impressive stat. The team doesn't have a QB on its practice squad. Read More »

England desperate for consolation Ashes win in Sydney


He will be replaced in the XI by Tasmanian seamer Jackson Bird , who hasn't played a Test for Australia since the corresponding fixture at the MCG a year ago. Hopefully this gets them up and going and they fire some barbs at us, because I love that. He talks about us being up all the time when we're in front, but it's a different story when he's firing shots at the captain. Read More »

Russian athletes banned for life from the Olympics


However, Medvedeva, who is undefeated the last two years, reportedly said in a speech to International Olympic Committee members earlier this month that she "can not accept" competing in PyeongChang as a neutral athlete. Of the 43 Russians so far banished as a result of the Oswald probe, 22 have lodged appeals at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). Russian officials believe at least 200 athletes from Russia will meet the requirements set by the International Olympic Committee to earn a ... Read More »

Zimbabwe struggle under the lights in Paarl


The four-day Test will have several variations from standard Test playing conditions. Zimbabwe could manage only 286 in reply, 142 of which came from Flower, who had kept wicket throughout the South African innings without conceding a single bye. Read More »

Kawhi Leonard out indefinitely to rehab quad injury

Just nine minute-restricted games into his season the Spurs have now made a decision to put Kawhi back on the mend until further notice. The struggle continues for Kawhi Leonard and his 2017-18 season. He wants to play badly. Hopefully, Leonard's health will improve in time for the playoffs, allowing for the Spurs to be at full strength in time for potential marquee match-ups in the loaded Western Conference. Read More »

North Korea to Send 230 Cheerleaders to Olympics in the South


To take part in the Paralympic Games, athletes need to earn quotas for the quadrennial event by collecting good results in global competitions or by receiving wild card slots from the IPC. The announcement comes at a time of renewed discussions between the two countries, although South Korean president Moon Jae-in's recent praise of American president Donald Trump drew the ire of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Read More »

Grimes returns to Malzahn's staff at Auburn as OL coach


Hand recently departed to become a co-offensive coordinator and offensive line coach on Tom Herman's staff at Texas. "I hold them dear to my heart". In 2014, center Reese Dismukes won the Rimington Trophy, given annually to the nation's top center and was a consensus All-American. Read More »

Reports Claim Ferguson vs. Nurmagomedov Set For April, Ali Abdelaziz Denies it


White recently revealed McGregor wanted to return in September and admitted that comeback date would mean the UFC would be forced to strip him of his title. On Wednesday's Toucher and Rich show in Boston, UFC President Dana White confirmed that Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov will happen. Reports claimed that "El Cucuy" and Nurmagomedov would fight for the undisputed title in the spring and that McGregor would receive the first shot at the victor when he feels ready to make his ... Read More »

Faf du Plessis: We expect a huge performance from India


It was slow going but South Africa were clearly intent on not losing more wickets after Mohammed Shami rocked them by taking three wickets in four overs before lunch. In accordance with Article 2.5.1 of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Code of Conduct for Players and Players Support Personnel, which relates to minor over-rate offences, players are fined 10 percent of their match fees for every over their side fails to bowl in the allotted time, with the captain fined double that amount. Read More »

Dakar 2018: Oriol Mena ends Stage 10 in fourth position


Following the overnight halt at Salta, the Stage proved to be one the toughest stages of this Dakar, but Hero MotoSports Team Rally put another stage in the books with both their riders back at the bivouac, ready to fight another day. The first part of the 373-kilometre stage was relatively straightforward, but the second part was far from that, with the majority of the riders at the head of the field finding themselves on the wrong path and lost, with only KTM rider Walkner and Yamalube ... Read More »

West Indies Spark Spirit Of Cricket Debate After Contentious Run Out


In the fourth ball of the 16th over bowled by Jarion Hoyte, Pillay chased down a wide ball that took the inside edge of his bat and was rolling towards the stumps before it stopped by itself. But, in Pillay's case, the ball stopped moving when he picked it and it is not that he used his hand to stop the ball from hitting the stumps. The batsman isn't trying to gain an advantage. Read More »