by | March 03, 2018 | 18:40

Kynard, who won the high jump title February 17 at the U.S. Indoor Championships in Albuquerque, N.M., cleared 7 feet, 6 inches on his third and final attempt for his placement. Fourth place is often said to be the most agonising finishing position for an athlete and Laura Muir has been there, 0.07sec behind South Africa's Caster Semenya and outside the medals at the London world championships last summer.

by | March 03, 2018 | 18:07

Both easyJet and Ryanair have cancelled operations for today, though it is expected airlines will run full schedule on Saturday. Ryanair has cancelled all its flights to and from East Midlands, Leeds Bradford, Edinburgh and Glasgow airports for the rest of the day.

by | March 03, 2018 | 17:45

Southampton were in the top 10 in November, but one win in 15 league matches has seen their position plummet like the temperatures. Stoke could do the league double over Southampton for the first time in 50 years. They have won only three of their last 20 Premier League home fixtures (D8, L9). No top-flight team has leaked in as many goals as Stoke (54). Paul Lambert has ordered Saido Berahino to take part in extra training sessions because the Stoke City manager claims that the ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 17:45

Off-spinner Lyon was brought on in the eighth over and took two wickets in his first over. The last four-match series, in 1970, was won 4-0 by South Africa but since South Africa's readmission to global cricket after apartheid, Australia have been supremely successful in the country, winning five of their seven series and drawing the other two for an unbeaten record.

by | March 03, 2018 | 17:32

The group told CNN that it chose the Battlefield Vegas billboard because of the company's "aggressive name and location" near the Las Vegas Strip. A guerrilla art collective called INDECLINE took credit for the billboard adjustment. On a post of the INDECLINE Instagram page , the group writes: "It's hard to have a conversation these days about gun reform over the sound of AR-15's and the screams of the victims".

by | March 03, 2018 | 17:09

The Swedish striker, who scored 28 goals last season, has not played since Boxing Day after suffering a knee injury just weeks after returning from a injury layoff. "We are out of the FA Cup and we won the League Cup". Wenger held a 45-minute dressing room inquest after the Manchester City defeat and called for unity.

by | March 03, 2018 | 15:51

He said, "To my rival Rafa, I wanted to just give a shoutout to him". He had an unbelievable year himself. The Swiss maestro officially became the oldest world number one in ATP history on 19 February and Nadal's former coach has backed him to play at the top for some more time, but was uncertain when asked if the Spaniard could do the same.

by | March 03, 2018 | 15:37

English football only starting its own trials in January in domestic cup competitions and it has seen many controversial moments , but the impact has been largely positive over the long-term in other leagues . VAR was first used at the Club World Cup in December 2016, and trialled in the 2017 Confederations Cup. It added: "The evidence and learning provided by those trials will inform further discussions with our clubs later this season".

by | March 03, 2018 | 13:21

Alongside the Belgian, David Silva and Ilkay Gundogan are likely to start in a three-man central midfield with Yaya Toure more or less an utility player under the tutelage of Guardiola this season. Frank Lampard was their outstanding player in 2004-05 and, while he epitomised his manager's approach with energy, well-timed runs and clinical finishing, it was efficient rather than lovely.

by | March 03, 2018 | 12:36

Spurs appeared set for disappointment after struggling to break down a Crystal Palace side fighting to move clear of the relegation places. To their credit, Spurs kept looking for a victor even when it didn't look as though it was going to be their day.

by | March 03, 2018 | 11:37

Wait, what? Yes, that happened and both of these events happened in the same week! Smith will serve the penalty on Thursday night as the Cavs host the Philadelphia 76ers . INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) - Chicken noodle or tomato? No word on what kind of soup Smith threw at Jones, or if it connected with the coach. Jones, 41, had an 11-year National Basketball Association career as a player and has been on the Cavs' staff since 2014.

by | March 03, 2018 | 10:26

Could Buffon, who has made 643 appearances since joining Juventus from Parma in 2001 and never played domestic football outside of his native Italy, possibly be persuaded into one more challenge before he hangs up his gloves for good? "You've got to keep going - Manchester City have a healthy gap at the top and the title is theirs to lose more than anything - but we are Liverpool ".

by | March 03, 2018 | 09:34

The 49ers won a tiebreaking coin toss against the Oakland Raiders on Friday. The coin flip took part in front of the weight benches used for the NFL Scouting Combine. The 49ers, who were not awarded any compensatory picks this year, now own nine selections in April's draft. The Raiders, as a result, will select 10th in the draft, which takes place April 26-28 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

by | March 03, 2018 | 09:29

The race then proceeded as normal with one of the favourites for gold, Grenada's Bralon Taplin, easing home. The first two athletes in each heat were supposed to advance through to Friday evening's semi-finals, but confusion soon reigned about five minutes after the race when every athlete's result was wiped out.

by | March 03, 2018 | 09:18

First up: Baker Mayfield grew? This will almost certainly have no impact on Darnold going in the first round; in the most recent round of mock drafts, four of the six experts have Darnold going first overall, and the other two have him going no later than fifth.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:08

Not only had football-mad Bolt, the fastest man alive, been recruited for the match, but he comes straight into the team as captain, with former Take That star Williams leading out an England side in opposition. In over ten years, Unicef says Soccer Aid has managed to raise over £24 million, with the funding providing 2.71 million vaccine doses in over 100 countries and providing better drinking water to 13.8 million people.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:48

May leads a minority government, which is under threat if she reneges on promises to either pro-Brexit or pro-EU factions within her Conservative Party. Will a so-called "hard border" once again scythe the island of Ireland with tariffs imposed on goods and passports have to be inspected at heavily-fortified security checkpoints - or will the Irish north and south be able to move themselves and their goods without hindrance between the two halves? But ahead of Mrs May's Friday speech, Mr ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:09

Former world number three Stan Wawrinka has withdrawn from the Miami Open and Indian Wells tournaments this month to continue his recovery from a persistent knee injury, the Swiss right-hander said on Thursday. The BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells begins next week while the Miami Open follows two weeks later. "I've enjoyed being back on tour playing matches and this gives me even more motivation to go back on the practice court".

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:47

Stephen Curry is known to love the game of golf and he reportedly takes it as serious as he does basketball. . The 29-year-old made a big one on Thursday (March 1), destroying a glass table in his hotel room while practising his swing. But Curry and his Warrior pals got invited to play because, you know, they're in the fame club. "Told you." Ayesha said. And now Charles Barkley can talk about how he's only the second-worst basketball player to turn to golf.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:42

Republic of Ireland and Everton midfielder James McCarthy could be back playing football in time for the start of the new Premier League season as he continues his recovery from a double leg fracture. 'All the other speculation will go on, it happens. It's something I have to remedy but it is a long-standing problem. "It's never gonna change but people will always speculate with no complete information at all".

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:29

Manziel, who flamed out after well-documented off-field issues, stands 6 feet tall. 1 pick in the draft and Mayfield says he should be the clear choice. When I talk about planting the flag against Ohio State, I talk about the fact that was an emotional win, it was one we worked for over a year for after they embarrassed us at our home stadium.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:15

The Packers' personnel staff also has had meetings with new defensive coordinator Mike Pettine and his staff about the types of players they're looking to add to Green Bay's defense through the draft. "This is about unity and love and growing together as a society, and starting a conversation around something that may be a little bit uncomfortable for people", Rodgers said .

by | March 03, 2018 | 01:25

It appears he may know exactly what he was talking about when it comes to how some teams would evaluate Jackson . Former NFL GM and current ESPN analyst Bill Polian suggested he would move Jackson to another position last week which was met with a litany of articles calling him out.

by | March 03, 2018 | 01:27

Even though the new year isn't officially underway in the National Football League, the Los Angeles Rams have certainly kept themselves busy so far in the offseason between the trade to acquire Marcus Peters from the Kansas City Chiefs along with the recent decision to move on from Tavon Austin .

by | March 03, 2018 | 01:07

As a weakside linebacker, Leonard made play after play in college, racking up 113 tackles, eight sacks and a pair of interceptions. The former University of Washington receiver sprinted onto the national radar and into the draft's top 10 past year with a 4.22-second time in the 40-yard dash.