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by | January 05, 2019 | 12:57

We want justice" he said on his petition. Leroy Sane is determined to crank up the pressure on Liverpool after his winning goal brought Manchester City to within four points of the Premier League leaders. "We need to keep playing the way we play, and we did that, but the way we ran and fought was a little bit special". We were beaten by a very good City team, but there were still moments in the game where we could have scored one or two more.

by | January 05, 2019 | 07:42

Los Angeles Lakers small forward LeBron James reacts during the third quarter against the Brooklyn Nets at Barclays Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA, Dec 18, 2018. He even called Trump a "bum" in 2017 on Twitter when coming to the that came to the defence of the Warriors' Stephen Curry after he said he didn't want to visit the White House.

by | January 05, 2019 | 05:28

He also wasn't getting a ton of playing time and didn't even touch the field for Georgia's Sugar Bowl loss to Texas, but how does this not make you shake your head in disgust? Nobody can blame Fields, a Kennesaw, Georgia native, for his decision.

by | January 05, 2019 | 04:45

These are just general assumptions as to what is Brock Lesnar truly going through right now to try to be eligible to compete. "I'm mapping out the year ahead and I'm absolutely going to kick the [expletive] out of 2019", Jones added. UFC president Dana White said he was talking to Cormier during the fight and that the heavyweight champion may delay those retirement plans he's discussed for the past year or so.

by | January 05, 2019 | 04:12

Last year Stephen Curry and LeBron James were the team captains, but with James' arrival in Los Angeles it looks like Curry will relinquish his spot as Western Conference captain. After leading the East All-Stars past year, LeBron James could win the captaincy for the West All-Stars this season. Currently, New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis and Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George are fourth and fifth, respectively, among Western Conference frontcourt players.

by | January 05, 2019 | 03:59

Temba Bavuma (75) spent the large part of the day at the crease with Du Plessis on Friday, with the pair putting on a 156-run partnership for the fifth wicket. South Africa were on 123-2 overnight but Hashim Amla (24) and Theunis de Bruyn (13) departed in the morning session before Bavuma, having scored three, was reprieved by the third umpire after appearing to be caught in the slips.

by | January 05, 2019 | 01:43

In a game that reminded everyone why he was the league MVP a year ago, Harden did everything he could to carry the Houston Rockets to a win over the Golden State Warriors at Oracle Arena, dropping 44 points in a 135-134 overtime victory.

by | January 05, 2019 | 01:33

Pujara thus became the fifth Indian batter after Rahul Dravid (1,203 balls in 2003-04), Vijay Hazare (1,192 balls in 1947-48), Virat Kohli (1,093 balls in 2014-15) and Sunil Gavaskar (1,032 balls in 1977-78), to have faced 1,000 or more balls in a Test series in Australia.

by | January 05, 2019 | 01:11

Bournemouth, however, concluded a deal on Friday to sign the England worldwide, who moved to Anfield when his contract expired at Chelsea , 18 months ago. "I spoke with the manager this morning [Friday]. I can't wait to get going", he added. Clyne is in contention to feature in Cherries' FA Cup third-round clash with Brighton at Vitality Stadium tomorrow (12.30pm).

by | January 05, 2019 | 00:37

Defoe has made only four substitute appearances in the Premier League this season, but did lead the attack in two of the Carabao Cup ties. With Steven Gerrard in charge and a number of top players like Jermain Defoe potentially on the way, we're really making everyone else stand up and take note right now.

by | January 04, 2019 | 23:48

Chelsea will not be signing AC Milan striker Gonzalo Higuain during the January transfer window, with the complexities of the deal making it not viable for the Blues. United States worldwide Pulisic will return to Dortmund on loan before completing his move to Chelsea in the close-season. Sarri has been forced to change his tactics playing without a natural striker as Eden Hazard has been drafted into a center-forward's position in four Premier League matches.

by | January 04, 2019 | 23:14

Nadal, a 17-time grand slam victor, was given a first-round bye in Brisbane . "I feel that I can give a good level of tennis, but I can't do my 100 percent". "If I really thought that I would not play here, it would be hard for me to be here, to be around, to be in front of you today". Nadal, who claimed his 17th Grand Slam title at Roland Garros a year ago, has not played a competitive match since September.

by | January 04, 2019 | 23:03

Behind the Chiefs in the AFC are the New England Patriots , who finished the season with the No. 2 seed at 11-5. The Ravens could host one more time in these playoffs, but only if they and the Indianapolis Colts both advance to the AFC Championship Game .

by | January 04, 2019 | 21:17

This season, Brooks is averaging 6.6 points and 1.6 rebounds in 13.3 minutes over 29 games. He hasn't received much playing time so far this season, but that all could change with the Bulls , who are most definitely looking towards the future at this point.

by | January 04, 2019 | 17:40

He is a true champion", said Mayweather. The 20 year old had agreed to a 3 round - 3 minute exhibition match with Floyd Mayweather where he could only box and not use kicks - which is his strength. Once he entered the ring, Mayweather appeared to be taking the bout lightly, smiling at Nasukawa and flicking a few half-hearted punches. "Did I have a training camp for this fight? No".

by | January 04, 2019 | 16:41

The former Bulldog was a 12-time Pro Bowler and a member of the 2000's All-Decade team. He will be joined in balloting on February 2 by Steve Atwater , Tony Boselli , Isaac Bruce , Don Coryell , Tom Flores , Steve Hutchinson , Edgerrin James , Ty Law , John Lynch , Kevin Mawae and Richard Seymour .

by | January 04, 2019 | 16:38

I am sure offers from other teams aren't far off, considering the White Sox put theirs out there already. The Yankees despite being installed as the favorites are not looking to offer Machado a long-term deal. In this picture, Machado #8 of the Los Angeles Dodgers reacts to his first inning strike out against the Boston Red Sox in Game Five of the 2018 World Series at Dodger Stadium on October 28, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.

by | January 04, 2019 | 16:31

The Australian Open, the first Grand Slam of the New Year, begins on January 14. The former World No.1, making his comeback having competed in just six events in the whole of 2018, was comprehesively outplayed by the 22-year-old who took just 81 minutes to record a 7-5 6-2 victory.

by | January 04, 2019 | 15:14

Cazorla scored the opener for Villarreal after just four minutes with a curling first time strike, but Madrid responded with a goal of their own just three minutes later as Benzema headed in from close range. Solari is expecting a tough game and has called for his troops to put in a "solid" performance against the resurgent Yellow Submarine, who have won their last two matches on the spin.

by | January 04, 2019 | 14:56

They added that anything less "will be considered a failure by WADA to act on behalf of clean athletes". WADA personnel traveled to Russian Federation in December but were unable to extract all of the promised data. 21 announced that its team of scientists had left the lab empty-handed, because Russian authorities said that the equipment they used had to be certified under Russian law.

by | January 04, 2019 | 13:51

Holgorsen will reportedly sign a five-year, $20 million deal with the Cougars , making him the highest-paid Group of 5 coach in college football. But will the hire of Holgorsen away from the Big 12 help Houston earn an invitation to the conference? Houston's target has always been expected to be West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen .

by | January 04, 2019 | 11:28

Boston now is an underwhelming 21-15 on the season. White finished with 22 points for San Antonio, which was playing the opener of a three-game homestand. Brown's previous season high of 23 points came December 8 at Chicago. In Houston, James Harden had 43 points, 10 rebounds and 13 assists in his fourth straight 40-point game, leading the Rockets over Memphis for their fifth consecutive victory.

by | January 04, 2019 | 08:31

The 34-year-old hasn't played since suffering an ankle injury in July 2017, and he missed all of last season due to bone spurs in both his heels. It's expected to be worth the league minimum of $555K, Passan adds. Gregorius is out until at least June. The New York Yankees are still in the hunt for Manny Machado . The Yankees were one of many teams who attended a recent workout/showcase for Tulowitzki and obviously were impressed enough to sign him.

by | January 04, 2019 | 08:14

This would obviously lead to Villa losing Abraham if a permanent move could be agreed upon - but the latest report suggests Chelsea do not want to sell their rising star. Abraham is now on loan at Aston Villa from Chelsea and the England global has netted 16 Championship goals for the club to top the scoring charts in the second tier.

by | January 04, 2019 | 07:41

Dejan Lovren set the tone with a heavy challenge on Aguero early on and Vincent Kompany was perhaps lucky to stay on the pitch after a risky first-half lunge on Mohamed Salah . With Liverpool having won nine games in a row in the Premier League , they boast a six-point advantage over second-place Tottenham in the table ahead of their trip to the Etihad Stadium on Thursday.