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by | January 29, 2018 | 00:56

I was very well prepared for the fight. And while some have complained that the stoppage was ever-so-slightly premature, it didn't really look as though Brunson was going to recover following the barrage of strikes the Brazilian inflicted on him to get the win.

by | January 29, 2018 | 00:05

The Gabon worldwide toiled, though, and was jeered throughout by Dortmund fans, recording a single shot - a header sent over the crossbar - and only one touch in the opposition box. But, speaking on Friday, Wenger denied that Giroud, who has also now been linked with Chelsea , could be included as a part-exchange makeweight. It would be fair to say that Aubameyang didn't have many people celebrating his return, then, but how did the transfer target actually perform on his return? "Our ...

by | January 28, 2018 | 23:18

Addressing the reports , Conte said: "I would be very happy to continue to work with my players". Whether that hard work is enough to overcome speculation that Conte's future at Stamford Bridge is in the balance remains to be seen; but the Italian insists it is one of the few problems which isn't keeping him awake.

by | January 28, 2018 | 22:47

Past year his path to an 18th Grand Slam title after a six-month injury lay-off resulted not only in a dream final and a five set thriller but it set Roger Federer back on a path to the top of the ATP. Men's doubles final: No. 7 Oliver Marach and Mate Pavic beat No. 11 Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah 6-4, 6-4. He was in the finals of Wimbledon in 2017, but lost to none other than Federer.

by | January 28, 2018 | 22:11

Wenger also confirmed that Giroud would not be part of any potential deal to bring Aubameyang to north London, but revealed the Frenchman could be allowed to leave if they can sign a replacement. It's possible, we will try, but at the moment we are not close to signing anybody". He said: " I want Olivier to stay . We'll find out today, but the suggestion was he will be", he said.

by | January 28, 2018 | 21:41

Hot, humid and sunny, high of 38 Celsius (100 Fahrenheit). During the 2 hours, 49 minute match, Halep had her blood pressure and pulse taken by a trainer after complaining of feeling dizzy. A clearly rattled Cilic changed rackets in the third game, hoping to slow the momentum slightly. Federer beat 2014 U.S. Open champion Cilic in straight sets in the Wimbledon final a year ago.

by | January 28, 2018 | 19:41

He said: 'All players react to being taken off. Cristiano Ronaldo has admitted that only a Champions League triumph would be enough to rescue Real Madrid's lacklustre season. The task for United , then, seems simple: reject any offers from Real Madrid for De Gea, and they won't continue their pursuit of him once they find a suitable alternative.

by | January 28, 2018 | 19:40

He would not have been able to play Sunday had there been a game. And like most New England fans, Brady's son clearly is a big fan of No. 87. Graham sacked Brady twice and hit him three other times the last time they played. "So, I like that no distractions part". Though this will be Brady's eighth trip to the Super Bowl , the 40-year-old said he still has an appreciation for what it takes to be playing at this point of the season.

by | January 28, 2018 | 19:39

The weekend includes The NHL All-Star Skills Competition, which is scheduled for January 26 and the NHL All-Star Game , slated for January 27. The NHL's All-Star Weekend is here, with Tampa Bay taking center stage as the city hosts the league's best and brightest for a lighthearted weekend.

by | January 28, 2018 | 19:04

Speculation will always exist. Edinson Cavani has become Paris Saint-Germain's all-time top scorer after netting his 157th goal for the club in Saturday's clash with Montpellier. Neymar has repeatedly fielded questions about his relationship with forward Cavani since their infamous falling over penalty-taking duties in September.

by | January 28, 2018 | 18:46

The former Spurs player and current pundit believes the Gunners manager's decision to deploy Mohamed Elneny in the defence was a game-changing and match-winning decision. Sanchez, Arsenal's stand-out player of recent seasons , was sold to Manchester United after weeks of speculation that he was on his way out of the London club.

by | January 28, 2018 | 18:14

The former Manchester United defender has been mooted as being a target for both Arsenal and Manchester City. However, as quoted by the Evening Standard , Baggies boss Alan Pardew denied these claims, but conceded that Evans could depart the Hawthorns in the near future.

by | January 28, 2018 | 17:43

The allrounder had impressed during last season's stint at Kolkata Knight Riders , who secured his services for £500,000, but was phlegmatic about being picked up this time around. The bidding war for Afghanistan spin sensation Rashid Khan soared to R9 crore but Sunrisers Hyderabad used the RTM card for their discovery of IPL 2017.

by | January 28, 2018 | 15:28

Young seamer Tom Curran was the match-winner with five wickets as Australia were dismissed for 247 with 10 balls remaining. "None of us have played here before and we don't know what it's going to do, so it gives us a chance to have a look at it first", he said.

by | January 28, 2018 | 12:45

The tournament's organisers had enforced the extreme heat policy as the temperature neared 40 Celsius (104 Fahrenheit). But two fierce serves from Pavic turned things around. The mixed doubles final was also played under a closed roof at Rod Laver Arena. Bopanna and Babos began the match well as they both their opponent twice to win the first set 6-2.

by | January 28, 2018 | 12:42

Following his dismissal, Haris Sohail , skipper Sarfraz Ahmed and Umar Amin helped the team putting up a competitive 181 runs on board. The 18-run victory gives the Pakistan a 2-one series lead and takes Pakistan to the top of the world's T20 rankings.

by | January 28, 2018 | 12:33

They trailed by 17 points with 17 minutes to go. "It's just something I live for". Knox had 12 points during the run. And the win over the West Virginia Mountaineers is even more impressive because back then, Vanderbilt was not ranked seventh in the country.

by | January 28, 2018 | 12:22

Washington Sundar, Deepak Hooda, Basil Thampi and Mohammad Siraj are the players dropped, apart from Iyer, from that squad . Rohit Sharma had captained the side in three-match series with Virat Kohli being rested. Unadkat, along with Raina, are the only players who will heading to South Africa exclusively for the T20I games. Also, Jaydev Unadkat gets a ticket to South Africa as well after performing admirably against Sri Lanka.

by | January 28, 2018 | 11:00

Under-fire boss Zinedine Zidane has been under vast pressure, but today's victory has clawed Real Madrid back into shape and bought more time to salvage the season. In an interview with Chinese media this week, the Portuguese also claimed he was happy at Real despite speculation he still wants to leave the club after problems in the summer, his ongoing case for alleged tax evasion and reported wrangles over a new contract.

by | January 28, 2018 | 10:30

The Chilean arrived from Arsenal earlier this week, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan heading in the opposite direction as part of the deal. Jose Mourinho confirmed the Chilean worldwide would be in the squad for tonight's game and Sanchez has been photographed boarding the plane that left Manchester airport this morning.

by | January 28, 2018 | 10:11

The IOC's number matches the size of the delegation announced last Thursday by the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC), but the IOC didn't publish names of the cleared athletes. Notable absentees include six-time short-track speedskating gold medalist Viktor Ahn and cross-country skiing world champion Sergei Ustyugov, as well as five hockey players, a figure skater, an ice dancer and several speedskaters, the Associated Press reported .

by | January 28, 2018 | 09:54

Antonio Conte has said he isn't anxious over fears that Marcos Alonso could become burned out this season having played so many games. Rafael Benitez, Sunday's opposing boss, knows what it is like to lead Chelsea , having had a six-month interim spell until May 2013, when the Blues won the Europa League.

by | January 28, 2018 | 09:11

The move was not announced by Manchester City but by Manchester-based apparel company Umbro . Both Manchester City and NYCFC are owned by the City Football Group. He had another season left on his contract with NYCFC but that deal has been terminated. Gren was also asked if Diskerud could return to IFK on-loan.

by | January 28, 2018 | 06:57

Mertens, playing only her fifth grand slam, took full advantage and, unleashing a string of winners, broke the former world number one and racked up two set points. Serving to take it to a tiebreak at 5-6, Wozniacki then needed to save three set points before sealing the match in the tiebreak. "I will have to run, so a very good rest after this match", Halep said of Wozniacki.

by | January 28, 2018 | 06:56

Directly after leaving Charlotte, the 37-year-old was headed to Daytona Beach, Fla ., for this weekend's Rolex 24 - the 24-hour race that kicks off the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. We have a lot of things to learn still, but really happy for Acura Team Penske and all of the guys. This team knows what it takes. "I don't want to just do the minimum, though".