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Is a unified Korea possible in the foreseeable future?

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North Korea's delegation to the games will conclude its visit later on Sunday, having appeared to thaw the rift with the South, but there is scepticism about how honest Pyongyang is about improving relations. The United States fought with South Korea and maintains tens of thousands of troops and an "ironclad" agreement to protect its ally. The allies appeared to agree that North Korea should make progress on denuclearisation before a summit can be held. Read More »

De Bruyne, the assist king with the Ballon d'Or in sight

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Guardiola usually dismisses any comparisons with Messi, a player he rates as the "best in history" after having managed the Argentine from 2008-12 during Barcelona's trophy-laden golden era. The team's previous best run was to the semifinals in 2016. There was one caveat, and it relates to Tuesday's date in Basel . Such was his quality on Saturday that even Sergio Aguero , a scorer of four goals against Leicester , threatened to be overshadowed. Read More »

Cavs kick off their new era with a statement win in Boston

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While Boston welcomed former Celtics into the building for Paul Pierce's jersey retirement ceremony - Kevin Garnett, Rajon Rondo , Doc Rivers and Antoine Walker were notable attendees - it was the Cavs' fresh four of Rodney Hood , George Hill , Larry Nance Jr . Read More »

Kim Jong-un's Sister Invites Moon to Pyongyang

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The women's ice hockey team welcomed 12 North Korean players onto the roster for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang in a surprising move. It found that 34 of the respondents, or 94 percent, thought unification was necessary because the two Koreas share a common ethnicity (44.1 percent), it would increase economic growth (29.4 percent) and resolve the issue of families separated in the 1950-53 Korean War (14.7 percent). Read More »

Swiss overpower unified Korean women's team

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The delegation, the highest-ranking to visit the South, concludes its visit later on Sunday having charmed and intrigued the South Korean public, but still faces deep scepticism over the North's sincerity towards improving relations. The first member of the North's ruling dynasty to set foot in the South since the end of the war, Kim has been an instant object of fascination for South Korean and global media since she rode down the escalator at Incheon airport Friday, calmly surveying the scene. Read More »

Pyeongchang 2018 Probes 'Cyber Attack' During Opening Ceremony

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It said the two sides held "a comprehensive discussion. on the inter-Korean relations and various issues on the Korean peninsula in an amicable atmosphere", but did not say whether the North's weapons program was mentioned. The invitation puts Mr Moon in a hard position as he had promised to engage with the North, but his U.S. ally is cautious of Seoul falling for North Korea's charm offensive. Read More »

LeBron James thankful Cavs finally paid attention to detail

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And this time, Pierce was sitting courtside in street clothes, unable to do anything about it. Once those are passed, all four new Cavs will be cleared to participate in their first practice with the team Saturday afternoon. Cleveland acquired four players and dealt away six others as they attempt to make a push for their fourth straight National Basketball Association finals. Read More »

Al Franchi passano i bianconeri per 0-2

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Una serie di errori che ha acceso un po' gli animi in una gara sentitissima e che porta nuovamente i bianconeri in vetta (e ancora senza subire gol ) in attesa del Napoli . Questo sito/giornale utilizza cookies anche di terze parti per facilitare la navigazione e per mostrarti pubblicità e servizi in linea per migliorare la tua esperienza e con le tue preferenze. Read More »

5 of the biggest losers of the National Basketball Association trade window

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The Cavs sent Thomas (as well as Channing Frye and a first round pick) to the Los Angeles Lakers yesterday in exchange for Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr . Five players are averaging in double figures for the Celtics , they are Irving (24.7), Jaylen Brown (14.3), Jayson Tatum (13.6), Al Horford (13.2), Marcus Morris (12.0) and Marcus Smart (10.1). Read More »

North London derby preview

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Kane's headed victor in Saturday's North London Derby against Arsenal was the only goal in a game that deserved more goals, though it was the only goal that mattered for his side, as well as his bragging rights over pundit Piers Morgan. Read More »

Garner, Carr help Penn State beat IL 74-52

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Lamar Stevens finished with 11 points, while Mike Watkins and Josh Reaves scored 10 apiece, for Penn State. The team came home for their Big Ten matchup with Penn State Sunday and the score was a lot less close. Leron Black scored a game-high 18 points for the Fighting Illini (12-14, 2-11), who managed just 16 second-half points. IL is coming off a 78-69 loss at home to Wisconsin for its second straight loss. Read More »

Conte: I´ma disaster in the transfer market

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Earlier this month, Conte warned that Chelsea must prioritise quality over quantity in the transfer market this summer in order to regain ground on the Manchester clubs, and speaking on Friday he said: "I think I'm a bit of a disaster to convince the club to buy the players". Read More »

After whirlwind day, LeBron excited by Cavs' new 'pieces'

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All four of the team's trade deadline acquisitions are expected to make their debut, as reports have stated that coach Tyronn Lue will start George Hill at point guard, JR Smith at shooting guard, LeBron James and Cedi Osman in the forward spots and Tristan Thompson at center. Read More »

Snowboarding: Kim dominant in halfpipe qualifying, Japanese disappoint

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In the absence of a truly transcendent athlete such as figure skater Kim Yuna, South Koreans are looking to claim Kim as one of their own. "My goal here was to land every run I do in the contest and I've landed two so far, so three to go!" "Competing at my first Olympics in the country where my parents came from is pretty insane". Read More »

Miller, Klaasen hammer spinners to keep series alive

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Kohli supported him, hitting his 75 off 83 balls to continue a run of red-hot form this series, which India had completely dominated until Saturday. Kohli felt though his bowlers did flounder, it was the improvised stroke-play that carried the Proteas home. But that doesn't mean the total was bad. Read More »

Starting XI: Real Madrid v Sociedad

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The Argentine scored four second-half goals to take his season's tally to 21, while De Bruyne pulled the strings at the heart of City's attacking orchestra, adding three assists in another flawless performance. But, Neymar seemed to have suffered a few kicks during the Ligue 1 encounter and the goalscorer shared a picture of his ankles on Instagram after the game. Read More »

Pence, Moon discuss N. Korea's charm offensive

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Pence is leading the USA delegation to the opening ceremonies, where he has worked to pour cold water on warming ties between the two Koreas. It's by far the most sustained public presence for Kim, who had been something of a mystery to many South Koreans , despite her known role in North Korea's politburo. Read More »

American Jamie Anderson Repeats as Gold Medalist in Slopestyle

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Anderson is an Olympics veteran and a 2014 Sochi gold medalist in the slopestyle discipline. Anderson's gold is the second of the PyeongChang Games and comes on the heels of 17-year-old Red Gerard's win in the men's event Sunday. Many riders delayed the start of their second runs on the top of the hill, waiting to time it between the gusts of wind. The final runs for the Women's Slopestyle snowboarding discipline will take place on Sunday, Feb. Read More »

Marcelo: Neymar will join Real Madrid

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Brazilian left-back Marcelo released Cristiano Ronaldo who made a darting run from the left flank which was met by Lucas Vazquez's header to give Madrid an early lead. Giovanni Sio's first-half goal was enough for Montpellier to earn a 1-0 triumph at basement side Metz , while Guingamp and Caen played out a goalless draw at Stade du Roudourou. Read More »

Jose Mourinho Rules Out Selling David de Gea to Real Madrid

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BBC reports that Matt Ritchie scored the only goal in the second half as the Magpies climbed out of the relegation zone and left the visitors 16 points adrift of leaders Manchester City . People say Jose Mourinho does not develop young players but under his watch Lingard has been playing exceptionally well. "I was unlucky because they scored a goal in the seconds after, and then I'm going to face a different Newcastle where in that moment the only thing they think is defend". Read More »

Grealish stars as Aston Villa goes second

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Calderwood, standing in for the indisposed Steve Bruce , was full of praise for the all-round team performance. That is more important than worrying about (league leaders) Wolves'. Villa's domination, undoubtedly generated by the outstanding skill of Grealish, was rewarded with two second-half goals from Adomah and Hourihane. Read More »

North Korean leader offers to meet South Korean president

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For the first time, competitors from North and South Korea will play in a unified team, a plan cobbled together by representatives from both governments during discussions at the demilitarised zone that separates the two countries. South Korea is wealthy, a democracy, and one of the most technologically advanced nations on the planet. Earlier Friday, Pyongyang's high-level delegation including Kim Jong Un's younger sister Kim Yo Jong and its ceremonial leader Kim Yong Nam arrived in ... Read More »

LeBron spoils Pierce's day, leads new-look Cavs to rout of Celtics

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The 10-time NBA All-Star played 15 seasons in Boston, winning the one Finals series and playing in another in 2010. Al Horford headlines a terrific supporting cast. LeBron James quieted a Celtics crowd that came to celebrate Paul Pierce on Sunday, scoring 24 points with 10 assists and eight rebounds to give new-look Cleveland a 121-99 victory over Boston in an individual performance reminiscent of the rivalry's heyday. Read More »

Reuben Foster arrested on domestic violence charge, report says

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The arrest took place in Los Gatos and Foster is being held without bail. Calls to the Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department were not immediately returned Sunday. A first-round selection in the 2017 NFL Draft, Foster had a solid rookie campaign when not dealing with injuries, finishing with 72 tackles. There's no doubting Foster's talent on the field. Read More »

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reminds me of Thierry Henry - Wenger

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And there is now also a gulf in the league table between Arsenal and Tottenham . He will surely bring so much to Arsenal's attacking play, what with his blistering pace, power and lethal finishing ability. Rumours circulated that the 29-year-old was staying behind after Arsenal training to help out in the striker's drills. "I think, without a doubt he is the best striker in Bundesliga, hence being one of the best strikers in the world". Read More »

Watch pairs free skating team figure skating online

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Team competition in figure skating continues on NBC with the short dance and the women's short program. As the sole pair team from the US competing in South Korea, they automatically represent Team USA, should the team advance to the free skate phase. Read More »

Petr Cech digs out Alexandre Lacazette after Arsenal's defeat to Tottenham

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As the second half kicked-off, the Hurricane was activated as the Golden Boot victor took the game by storm, firing in a header to give his side the lead, and missing two clear-cut chances to double it in the following few minutes. Kane's clever flick sent Dele Alli racing clear and when he whipped over a low cross, Shkodran Mustafi poked an attempted clearance towards his own goal , forcing Petr Cech to plunge to his right to spare his team-mate's blushes. Read More »