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by | February 19, 2018 | 07:01

Kodaira was timed in 36.94 seconds on Sunday, becoming the first woman to race under 37 seconds at sea level. Kodaira's new Olympic record time secured Japan's second gold medal of the games, a day after Hanyu became the first men's back-to-back figure skating champion in 66 years.

by | February 19, 2018 | 05:04

In the video (at around the 0:18 mark), Redick purportedly uses a racial slur. The video features cameos from the likes of Chris Paul and Allen Iverson. "I'm disappointed that anyone would think I would use that word". "I love and respect our friends in China". Another matter than remains to be explained is how the video presumably made it through several rounds of editing and National Basketball Association approval before going public.

by | February 19, 2018 | 04:52

American Gus Kenworthy , whose solidarity with figure skater Adam Rippon and defiance toward vice president Mike Pence made him simultaneously a target of derision of Trump supporters and a hero in the gay community, failed to medal in slopestyle skiing Sunday, denying him a second consecutive podium finish after his silver at the Sochi Games.

by | February 19, 2018 | 03:13

Dave Meltzer , a longtime well-known wrestling journalist, reported in his newsletter Thursday that the WWE is willing to offer Gronkowski a deal similar to the one it just gave former UFC Champion Ronda Rousey . Gronk's friend and WWE superstar Mojo Rawley even spoke about the possibility of the Patriots star joining him in the WWE when he was recently interviewed by TMZ Sports , saying: "It's not a matter of if, it's a matter of when".

by | February 19, 2018 | 00:20

West Bromwich Albion's tumultuous week took a final turn for the worse as they were knocked out of the FA Cup by Southampton , whose 2-1 victory at the Hawthorns yesterday secured the visitors a quarter-final berth for the first time since 2005.

by | February 18, 2018 | 23:10

Messi collected the ball just inside the Eibar half, and looked up before playing a crossfield pass in front of the high defensive backline to pick out Suarez on the right. Sevilla now have 39 points and are provisionally in fifth position, three points behind La Liga defending champions Real Madrid , while Las Palmas remain provisionally in 18th, reports Efe.

by | February 18, 2018 | 22:24

One player conspicuous by his absence was Tony Kroos who is set for an extended spell on the sidelines. Zidane has been crucial to their dominance in Europe, and he brought the league title back to the Bernabeu last season, after a wait of five long years.

by | February 18, 2018 | 22:01

Hearts looked to have been broken when another former Blade Harrison McGahey brought down Dele Alli and in the 88th minute Harry Kane stroked home what was thought to be the victor. Spurs endured a brief scare in the previous round when they were taken to a replay by Newport County of League Two, but breezed through 2-0 in the return leg.

by | February 18, 2018 | 21:53

Former Major League Baseball player Tito Francona throws out the ceremonial first pitch prior to game one of the American League Divison Series between the Boston Red Sox and the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on October 6, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio.

by | February 18, 2018 | 21:46

Federer is three years older than American Andre Agassi was when previously holding the record for oldest No.1 back in 2003. "It's definitely one of those weeks I will never forget in my life", Federer, who last topped the standings in 2020, said.

by | February 18, 2018 | 21:49

The Washington Post reported that a Capitals official said the fans yelled "basketball, basketball, basketball, at Smith-Pelly, who is black". "There's absolutely no place in a game of hockey, or a country, for racism", Trotz said after the game.

by | February 18, 2018 | 21:44

During the NXS national radio broadcast on MRN, I joined Dave Moody, Kyle Rickey and Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series driver Chris Buescher to share the good news about Richmond Raceway Reimagined and the Toyota Spring Race Weekend on April 20-21.

by | February 18, 2018 | 21:27

Southampton have conceded nine goals in their last four away games against Premier League opposition, and three of the clubs' last five meetings have seen an Over 2.5 Goals bet land. The Baggies are now placed at the bottom of the standings, with just three wins in 27 games played so far. "I didn't think we were great in the first half after a week of not what you would have really wished for, but we pushed Southampton in the second half", Pardew told BBC Sport after the game.

by | February 18, 2018 | 19:26

Vonn replied that "not everyone has to like me but my family loves me and I sleep well at night". You ain't going to believe this, but a snowboarder stole a gold medal at the Olympics, beating Lindsey Vonn and the best skiers in the world at their own game.

by | February 18, 2018 | 18:36

However, don't expect Mitchell to settle even as the Jazz are in the midst of an 11-game win streak and he leads all rookies in scoring with 19.6 points per game. Although one player ended up as the Slam Dunk Contest champion, it doesn't mean that he had the best dunks of that competition. The 3-point contest consists of five racks of five balls, with one ball on four of the racks worth two points.

by | February 18, 2018 | 17:18

He was sitting outside of medal position going into the last of his three runs in the event's final, but turned in a final run scored at 93.60 to grab second place. "I knew that the calibre of my third run would put me in the top three". Kenworthy, the silver medalist in Sochi, finished 12th. In the next run, Woods moved up to second with a score of 91.00, but Beaulieu-Marchand soon displaced him into silver when posting 92.40.

by | February 18, 2018 | 17:06

The next Olympics, in Sochi, second and fourth place. Hirscher's tilt for a third gold comes in the slalom event, which gets under way on Thursday. Miller, who was raised in OR, was 31.91-seconds off the gold medalist, Marcel Hirscher of Austria, who had a time of 2:18.04. "A really bad day and time to not ski up to the level I wanted to".

by | February 18, 2018 | 16:48

Booker came out firing from the start and finished with an NBA Record 28 total points. Booker beat out Thompson and Tobias Harris in the final round, with reigning Three-Point champion Eric Gordon failing to qualify for the finals after only putting up 12 points in the first round.

by | February 18, 2018 | 16:46

Not only did she defeat the defending Olympic champion by. 01 seconds to win Super-G gold , Ledecka's main sport isn't even skiing - it's snowboard. And today she did. "I didn't tell Laura until just after as I didn't want to jinx it". While Ledecka will enjoy her winning moment against the cream of alpine skiing, her Olympic campaign is not over just yet.

by | February 18, 2018 | 16:12

England knew their task was made harder here by losing the toss and being sentenced to bat because it just felt easier to chase rather than restrict New Zealand to that score that would see them progress to the final. He rushed on to 42 from 15 balls and to his half-century - the seventh of his career - from only 18 deliveries, four balls short of his fastest in T20 internationals.

by | February 18, 2018 | 15:09

Christie's season has already been disrupted by injury, with a thigh problem forcing her to skip several World Cup events. A scan later confirmed that there were no broken bones, but whether she is fit, physically or mentally, to line up for the 1,000m in 48 hours' time is anybody's guess.

by | February 18, 2018 | 14:51

Manchester City score bundles of goals so I've just got to go with him. Oddschecker spokesperson George Elek commented: " Tottenham fans are often reminded that, despite possessing a promising squad and manager, they are yet to win anything with them".

by | February 18, 2018 | 14:26

He evoked South Africa's lone ODI win in a shortened match in Durban to suggest that the hosts were in fact better equipped to deal with the nature of T20 cricket. "If I look at the pink day and shortened game , the platform was set for nearly T20 style of play and I think that type of mindset brought out the best in us".

by | February 18, 2018 | 14:10

Carvalhal left Wednesday in December after a poor start to the season and, although he has inspired a turnaround at the Swans since his appointment, he was unable to get the better of his former employers on this occasion. Credit to Sheffield Wednesday, in the first 25 minutes they pressed us and created problems. For all their improvement, shots on target remained rare for the Swans, with their next reasonable chance not arriving until the 71st minute, when Jordan Ayew shot straight at ...

by | February 18, 2018 | 13:31

Her name is Ester Ledecka . Ledecka is on pace to win the parallel giant slalom World Cup for the third straight year . Following her devastating loss, people took to social media to blast Vonn and attribute her loss to her opinion of President Trump.