by | March 03, 2018 | 00:23

The IOC commission stated that Russian anti-doping rules violations (ADRV) committed during the 2018 Winter Olympics do not show any pattern and were committed on individual bases. The Russian Bobsled Federation announced on Friday that Sergeeva had failed the drug test. Sergeeva was ranked 12th in the women's bobsleigh, but is now disqualified from the event and "the results obtained" by her team "at the same event are disqualified with all resulting consequences", the organization said ...

by | March 02, 2018 | 23:24

Holtmann was able to take a team expected to finish in the bottom third of the Big Ten all the way to a two-seed in the conference tournament. Beating banged up Northwestern (15-17) wasn't easy. Penn State started off the game well offensively and lead nearly exclusively for the first 10 minutes of the opening half. Penn State maintained its 20-point lead in the closing minutes of the game to earn the 83-57 victory over IL to open tournament play.

by | March 02, 2018 | 23:28

The focus that it takes to play at this level-whether it's baseball, basketball or football-to compete at that level, the mentality that you have to be at, I think it's only enriching. Russell Wilson made his first appearance in a professional baseball game since 2011 on Friday, and his first at-bat went as you might expect for someone who hadn't stepped into the box against live pitching in almost seven years.

by | March 02, 2018 | 22:57

Shinsegae signed a sponsorship agreement with the Korea Curling Federation in 2012 as part of its efforts to expand the game's boundaries. Next Wednesday, March 7, players will begin to return to their hometowns to celebrate their momentous gold medal achievement-the first U.S.

by | March 02, 2018 | 23:01

Luka Modric has been charged with perjury by authorities in his native Croatia. Prosecutors were surprised past year when Modric testified that he had signed an annex in his Dinamo Zagreb contract guaranteeing this while he was still playing in Croatia.

by | March 02, 2018 | 22:58

The Boston Celtics look for a spark of consistency after splitting their last eight games. Kyrie Irving posted a game-high 25 points and was one of five Celtics to score in double figures. The Celtics scored 10 of the final 12 points of the quarter to open their lead up to nine points heading into the second frame. Unfortunately for the visitors, their play in between eliminated any hope of getting back in the game.

by | March 02, 2018 | 22:22

When defamed USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar pled guilty to seven counts of criminal sexual misconduct , the fallout from the scandal had just begun. As Nassar's longtime employer, Michigan State University has faced an onslaught of questions from victims, public officials and others about why Nassar was allowed to continue working despite complaints about his care during several points in his career.

by | March 02, 2018 | 22:10

Lemina would make sense for the Reds, though, as they don't have another midfielder in the squad quite like him. It is this consistency of the Gabon global in midfield that has seen him attract higher profile clubs, with Arsenal and Liverpool reportedly interested in the 24-year-old.

by | March 02, 2018 | 22:00

Jones is a former Cavs player. The soup tossing occurred following the team's shootaround. Until then, what triggered his brothy outburst remains a mystery. In 56 games, Smith is averaging 8.3 points and shooting 39 percent. While it's unclear what Smith was stewing about (a beef with Jones, maybe?), the veteran guard has been decidedly lukewarm of late, with just 11 points total over his last three games.

by | March 02, 2018 | 21:39

Nine of Liverpool's last eleven games in Premier League have ended with more than 2.5 goals . Now sitting only two points above the relegation zone (where there is now a 3-way tie in terms of points at 16th place), and fresh off a match wherein Newcastle squandered a two-goal lead to drop two crucial points to Bournemouth, things are not well for the Tyneside squad.

by | March 02, 2018 | 20:47

I respect that. If he told me he wanted to leave though I'd start working immediately, because there are important offers. Mino Raiola admits he'd like to see Gigio Donnarumma leave AC Milan. "He's matured and he's one of the top ten forwards in the world, and he's the No. 1 in Italy". "I've spoken with Juve, Roma, Napoli and Inter". Balotelli, who Raiola believes is worth €100m in today's market, would be available on a free transfer and his agent claims he has already been talking to ...

by | March 02, 2018 | 20:05

He is now on the sidelines once again with a complication that has left the player "not totally happy with his condition", according to manager Jose Mourinho . The Scandinavians kick off their World Cup campaign against South Korea in Nizhny Novgorod on June 18, before further Group F games against holders Germany and Mexico.

by | March 02, 2018 | 18:59

De'Andre Hunter banked in a three-pointer as time expired, as the top-ranked Virginia men's basketball team rallied from a double-digit deficit to win 67-66 at Louisville Thursday night. "I just forgot I couldn't take an extra step and I was just trying to get it to Darius". Louisville led by as many as 13 points in the first half on its way to a 32-26 intermission advantage.

by | March 02, 2018 | 19:00

Blackmun leaves as calls for his ouster were growing louder - from two USA senators and, more notably, from a number of gymnasts and other athletes who said neither he nor the USOC at large reacted properly to cases including those involving Larry Nassar , the doctor who sexually abused members of the USA gymnastics team.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:46

Chidambaram in connection with INX Media case , reported the New Indian Express . Senior advocate Abhishek Mani Singhvi, who is leading a team of lawyers for Karti, contended that in connection with the May 2017 FIR, CBI has spent roughly 22 hours with Karti in August past year and no fresh summons was issued to him after August 2017 till date, which shows the agency has nothing more to ask him.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:29

It's a damaging blow to the No. 8-seed Boilermakers' (18-13 overall) NCAA Tournament hopes. "I didn't know how much time was left on the clock". "So I think it's definitely a good thing". However, RU ended the first half on a 21-5 run to take a 29-28 lead at intermission. He was a point guard for CT in 1990 when the Huskies won their first Big East Tournament championship here.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:16

It was the first penalty awarded against Barcelona in over two years - since a game against Celta Vigo on February 14, 2016 - but there was confusion as to why it was given. With the Sunday showdown not far off, Valverde has made a decision to not use all of his top options for the visit to Las Palmas , with Gerard Pique the most notable name to begin the game on the bench.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:12

He acknowledged he will have people on staff to help with the "day-ta", but Gruden , who has not coached since 2008 before he signed a 10-year, $100 million contract this offseason, still insists on doing things the old-fashioned way. But anti-intellectualism, in sports and in life, does not typically get you far. McKenzie said he believes the feeling is mutual. His press conference was captivating and drew the largest audience, equaled only by Eagles coach Doug Pederson, who won Super ...

by | March 02, 2018 | 13:00

This week's IPO is a 21-year-old Indian phenom who has two wins on the European Tour and has already rocketed to No. 74 in the World Golf Ranking. "And I didn't really have anywhere to miss it coming out of where I was". He made six birdies for the round. But as Justin Thomas said, the effect varies greatly from player to player. "I think he just has a great belief system".

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:51

The Germany winger was simply sensational. Bernardo Silva , David Silva and Leroy Sane all scored as City ended the game as a contest in 45 minutes. "I'm sure he's going to take the right decision for him and for the club", Guardiola told a post-match news conference without elaborating. Even in the darkest of hours you'd think you'll back your club to up their game against the league leaders.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:48

PNB shares plunged 12.11 per cent to Rs 98.35 apiece on BSE on Tuesday. Nirav Modi and his uncle Choksi and others are being investigated by the ED, CBI and other probe agencies after the bank fraud recently came to light, following a complaint by the PNB that they allegedly cheated the nationalised bank to the tune of over Rs12,000 crore, with the purported involvement of a few employees of the bank.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:46

Still irked by his team's collapse, Elway on Wednesday credited a ideal storm of problems that need to be corrected in 2018. Of course, the research into those quarterbacks could prove moot if they sign Cousins. "We'll continue to look at all of the options out there when it comes to quarterback". Tackle Menelik Watson will return and compete for a roster spot this spring and summer.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:09

The 6-feet-7, 220-pound Wilder has promised to destroy "King Kong", among many other things. This is what makes me happy and gives me thrills. "When you're dealing with a guy who wants to rip his head off, wants to get in there not scared of no man no matter who they are, no matter what type of build, no matter what school they come from, no matter what country they come from, it's a different story", Wilder said.

by | March 02, 2018 | 12:07

That was a legit slap by Stephanie McMahon . It was always a safe bet after Elimination Chamber that Rousey would be facing off against McMahon in New Orleans, but Triple H's attack would seemingly indicate we're in for an Authority vs.

by | March 02, 2018 | 11:51

The Browns are expected to pick a quarterback with that top overall selection, but Dorsey is not closing the door on a deal. "There's a lot of things I can do at No. Instead, they took Kizer in the second round. Sure, it's possible Rosen isn't keen on the idea of trying to resurrect the Browns, who have been a laughingstock for years.