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Rick Scott: I'm taking on Bill Nelson for Senate


Saying he had helped turn the state's economy around during his two terms in office, Mr. Scott said, "We have to keep looking forward and that's why today I'm announcing another mission.I have chose to run for the United States Senate". Read More »

Commonwealth Games: Simbine upsets Blake to win 100m gold


Henricho Bruintjies completed a South African 1-2 with 10.17 for second. Which he duly did, leaving Blake searching for answers. Bruintjies came second behind Simbine and ahead of Jamaican Yohan Blake in a time of 10:17 to claim the silver medal, while Blake finished third in a time of 10:19. Read More »

Heena Sidhu sets World Record at 25m Pistol Event, Wins Gold medal


Annu Singh, India's other shooter in this competition, qualified second but could not maintain her high standard and finished sixth overall. Heena Sidhu , centre, shot a final score of 38, two of them flawless fives, to claim the top honours ahead of Australian Elena Galiabovitch, left. Read More »

Guardiola, Klopp know 'anything can happen' in Europe


We are not here for just a few months. He answered that question in the build up to Liverpool's crucial second leg quarterfinal fixture against Manchester City on Tuesday. That is probably the biggest worry for Guardiola, because he can not afford for any of his players to have any doubts. And there was never any danger of him having to fight his way into the starting team. Read More »

Delhi TT champ Manika Batra keeps her CWG medal promise


In a mistake made by the organisers of the event, Nigeria was written as gold medal victor. I was playing my best game. Om Mitharval won silver medal in the 10m men's air pistol event . The experienced Indian was sluggish to start with, losing the first game. The defending champion from the 2014 CWG in Glasgow lifted a combined 352kg (152kg snatch and 200kg clean and jerk). Read More »

Disney Confirms Toy Story 4 Release for Summer 2019


A post shared to the new film's official Facebook page confirmed the news on Friday, adding that it will reach cinemas on June 21, 2019 . After numerous halts, it sounds as though the production of Toy Story 4 is back on track. Despite the third installment in Pixar's flagship franchise ending the trilogy on the highest of notes, the studio feels there's at least one more feature-length film before closing the book on Woody and Buzz Lightyear again. Read More »

Man Utd come clean on talk Pogba was offered to Man City


Guardiola and Raiola were involved in a bitter war of words during Zlatan Ibrahimovic's ill-fated spell at Barcelona and the Italian-born Dutchman recently branded the soon to be Premier League victor a "dog" and a "coward". Finally, the people discover my secrets, I am a bad guy. "I never speak with him, so I don't know maybe Ibra explained many things about me". "They are a fantastic club with a fantastic manager". Read More »

Chelsea 1-1 West Ham: Five things we learned


West Ham are now six points away from the drop zone on 34 points. "I think this is normal". West Ham are next in action when they host Stoke City on April 16. "Every game you win makes you stronger, it's important that you keep your run going". Hazard was looking more like his old self and he combined with Cesc Fabregas to prise open the West Ham defence, but Morata's deft back-flick rolled wide.Back in the groove, Hazard provided the impetus for another flowing Chelsea move ... Read More »

Tony Finau Posts Pictures Of Ankle After Masters


About that "failed celebration" at the Par 3 Contest (again, WARNING: It's gross): Finau dislocated his ankle and popped it back in. The West High School alum's tie for 10th place matched his best finish in a major tournament, and the top 12 players (plus ties) are invited back next April. Read More »

Israel Folau sparks outrage with anti-gay comment


Homophobic Australian rugby star Israel Folau , set to meet with sport officials on Tuesday, tweeted a Bible verse on Sunday that suggest he feels he is being "persecuted" for saying gay people are going to "Hell unless they repent and turn to God". Read More »

Orioles overcome 5-run deficit to beat Yankees


The Giancarlo Stanton Yankees era is off to a rough start . Anthony Santander's first major league homer, a two-run drive, and a two-run shot by Danny Valencia let the Orioles rally from down 5-0. Gentry was playing because first baseman Chris Davis was ill, and Trey Mancini played first. He also became the third player in the past 100 seasons to post multiple five-strikeout games in a season. Read More »

Manchester United's Ander Herrera denies spitting on Manchester City badge

Jose Mourinho says Paul Pogba's performance in the Manchester derby showed he was focused on his football and not his future. "The result is tough but we have 90 minutes and in football anything can happen". We did it for them, and of course for us and our position, but overall for them. "I think we are the best with these type of players". "In the last game he had a concussion in the national team again, he couldn't play vs Everton, or train, then after coming back just before ... Read More »

Ranveer Singh-Deepika Padukone wedding not happening this year-Details inside


We'll show you a few instances and you will know what we are trying to say. In an interview with the Spice Route magazine, Ranveer revealed that he is not getting married to Deepika this year and the reason for it valid enough. Since Ranveer is the brand ambassador of Switzerland Tourism, sources revealed that the " Gully Boy " actor has got an offer from the country's officials to get married in the lovely country. Read More »

EPL: Manchester United react to Ander Herrera spitting on Manchester City's badge


A Manchester United spokesperson said, " Ander has seen the footage of the incident and is mortified at any suggestion that his actions were deliberate . " Speaking about the half-time team talk , Herrera said: "[Saturday] was not about tactics. "Of course the oldest guys with the most experience - Ash, Mike was in the dressing room - they have the power in their words but everyone was talking". Read More »

Man United fight back to beat Man City 3-2


However, United turned the game on its head after the break as Paul Pogba's double and Chris Smalling gave Jose Mourinho's side victory at the home of their arch-rivals. 'It's important to defend just a little higher within the second half, however it's soccer. City had chances to extend their two-goal lead in the first half, with Raheem Sterling , in particular, guilty of two big misses. Read More »

Atletico Madrid hold Real Madrid 1-1 in fight for second place


Good on the ball and is an excellent option as a replacement for any of Zidane's midfield three. The important thing is that we are still comfortably poised at the top of the table'. "I jumped very high and, obviously, it's a goal that will live long in the memory", Ronaldo said. Always, this derby has been a great game, now it's a more important to us because if we win win, it brings us closer to fighting for the LaLiga trophy. Read More »

CWG 2018: Indian weightlifters bring 4th Gold


Ansley failed to convert a penalty corner again in the 56th minute which turned out to be the last effort as India closed the game with 2-1. In 2012, she won gold at the Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships and in the 2014 CWG, at the age of 20, Sanjita won gold over Mirabai Chanu with a total lift of 173 kg that was just two kgs short of the Games record. Read More »

Commonwealth Games 2018: Team Canada adds seven medals on Day 3


Meanwhile, Sikiru Ojo is the latest Nigerian male boxer to be sent packing at this year's Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia after losing to Ghana's Samuel Yaw Addo in the round of 16 in the bantamweight category on Saturday. There's always underlying emotion in Indo-Pak encounters, and there was no lack of tension in this. But Pakistan ensured a point off virtually the last bit of action of the match when Ali flicked a penalty corner into the bottom right corner past Indian ... Read More »

Table tennis: Manika and co. stun favourites Singapore to seal historic gold


In the next singles match, Manika was pitched against Zhou, ranked World No. 100. Pardeep's feat now takes India's medal count to 13 at the Games, and 9th in weightlifting alone. India's Kumar was well behind that duo with a score of 224.1 and had to settle for bronze. "I did not want to kept her settle so I changed my rubber after the second game", she added. Read More »

Bruins face Senators with eye on Atlantic crown


The Bruins lost Thursday night at Florida and were eliminated from the President's Trophy race. But for the Bruins, it represented a chance to dethrone the Tampa Bay Lightning from the top spot in the Atlantic Division one and for all. The B's added third period goals from Noel Acciari and David Backes. "I think there's a lot of teams that didn't want to play us if we did make it in". Read More »

IPL match result: Kings XI Punjab vs Delhi Daredevils


Rahul's (51 off 16b; 6x4, 4x6) assault on Mishra included three boundaries and two sixes. The opener, however, was unaware of his feat, and realized it only when Yuvraj Singh , after joining him in the middle said to him, "I was anxious for a bit that you were going to break my 11-ball (actually it was 12) fifty (record)". Read More »

United Nations to consider reported Syrian chemical weapon attack

The strikes came a day soon after President Trump cautioned the President Bashar ALAssad of both Syria along with his European and Russian backers would possess a "enormous selling price to pay" later dozens of individuals were murdered near Damascus in exactly what rescue employees said was a chemical attack. Read More »

IPL: Kerala might host some CSK matches amid Cauvery row


Fisheries Minister and senior AIADMK Leader D Jayakumar had said the BCCI would realise the situation in Tamil Nadu and decide whether to hold the matches or not. The Karnataka Government is of the opinion that the Supreme Court has neither endorsed nor approved the formation of the Cauvery Management Board in its ruling . Read More »

Lifting needs Hubbard gender debate: Games boss


Hubbard left her arrival at the Commonwealth Games to the last minute, arriving after the rest of New Zealand's weightlifting team in order to keep a low profile, refusing any media interviews. He was just 22cm short of his New Zealand, Oceania and Commonwealth record of 22.67m set in Henderson last month. Samoan weightifting team head coach Jerry Wallwork insisted that Hubbard being allowed to compete in the Games is unfair on the other women competitors as she still has the strength of a ... Read More »

USA and France deny attack on Syrian air base

Missiles targeted the T-4 military base in Homs province, state media reported, but it remained unclear who was behind the attack after the U.S. denied involvement. "President Putin, Russia and Iran are responsible for backing Animal Assad". Damascus and its ally, Russia, have denied carrying out Saturday's alleged chemical attack. Read More »