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Sport Jose Mourinho questions Old Trafford atmosphere ahead of Liverpool clash
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho questions Old Trafford atmosphere ahead of Liverpool clash

The first fixture at Anfield ended in a stalemate, with Liverpool failing to open up United's defense despite dominating the whole game. The Daily Mail claim Liverpool have been strongly linked with a move for the striker in recent months as Jurgen Klopp looks to sign another forward to support Roberto Firmino at Anfield.

Sport Oakland defeated in close game to Cleveland State - Recap, Box score
Author: 0 Oakland defeated in close game to Cleveland State - Recap, Box score

Wright State's Cole Gentry and Jaylon Hall scored 11 points apiece. Cleveland State: First-year coach Dennis Felton, who led Georgia and Western Kentucky to the NCAA Tournament, guided the low-seeded team to 1-point wins over Northern Kentucky and fourth-seeded Oakland near its suburban Detroit campus to advance to the finals.

Sport Bill Haas Returns To Golf For The Valspar Championship At Innisbrook Resort
Author: 0 Bill Haas Returns To Golf For The Valspar Championship At Innisbrook Resort

Adam Scott and Henrik Stenson have been tumbling down the world rankings recently, but Scott finished t13 at The Honda Classic , and Stenson has two top-8 finishes in three starts this year. Woods has played in three events this year, making the cut in two of the three. The redesign was completed just in time for the 1999 JCPenney Classic, an event won by John Daly and Laura Davies.

Sport History shows it ain't that easy to win a trade war
Author: 0 History shows it ain't that easy to win a trade war

Even without the impact of tariffs, reaching Trump's goal of a sustained 3 percent growth pace will be a challenge. He says it will not address the "true problem of Chinese steel and aluminum overcapacity". Yesterday afternoon's resignation by Gary Cohn as Director of the National Economic Council has created a void at the White House for economic policy formulation.

Sport Man Utd Star Turns Down Real Madrid Offer Over Mourinho's Influence
Author: 0 Man Utd Star Turns Down Real Madrid Offer Over Mourinho's Influence

Real Madrid also made an early move by reaching out to super-agent Jorge Mendes and were told that it will cost them as much as €100million (£87m) to prise De Gea from Old Trafford. "A goalkeeper like he is, and obviously a club that wants to be better and better and better, we are not going to let that year option go away". We are going to try.

Sport Giorgio Chiellini: 'It's the history of Tottenham'
Author: 0 Giorgio Chiellini: 'It's the history of Tottenham'

For starters, Mauricio Pochettino might take his managerial talents elsewhere. Paulo Dybala made his heroic return to the Champions League in style with the eventual victor just three minutes after Higuain's goal . City led through Gabriel Jesus's opener from Bernardo Silva's cross. But they had chances to build one early in the second leg. But Mohamed Elyounoussi lashed home a leveller and then set up Michael Lang's second-half victor.

Sport Frances McDormand 'Oscar thief' has long history of theft convictions, court told
Author: 0 Frances McDormand 'Oscar thief' has long history of theft convictions, court told

Variety reports that Terry Bryant , 47, was arrested and charged with grand theft shortly after posting a Facebook video of himself drinking and galavanting around with the giant gold statue. Bryant is scheduled to be arraigned on Wednesday. McDormand had allegedly expressed a desire not to press charges against Bryant, but Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences officials, who technically still own the statuette, have made it clear they want justice.

Author: 0 Real Madrid must be patient with Vinicius Junior 'mistakes' - Diego

Over the course of Madrid's convincing 5-2 aggregate win over PSG , Cristiano Ronaldo regained confidence in front of goal, Casemiro began dominating midfield, and Marco Asensio emerged from the sidelines to make big contributions. "They controlled 60 per cent of this match and we couldn't do enough in the 40 per cent we controlled". "The players believed in it and we were ready", he said.

Sport Raptors edge Pistons in OT, become first to clinch National Basketball Association playoff spot
Author: 0 Raptors edge Pistons in OT, become first to clinch National Basketball Association playoff spot

The Toronto Raptors and Detroit Pistons are two teams in very different situations. Casey said he was particularly excited about Hayes' vastly improved three-point shooting. Back to normal for the Raptors bench. We can never find more than one or two guys that are making shots. "I mean, we won". Don't get me wrong, Marcus Camby was a hell of a player, especially in the defensive end of the hardwood.

Sport An Unknown NFL Team Asked Derrius Guice if He Liked Men
Author: 0 An Unknown NFL Team Asked Derrius Guice if He Liked Men

How do you feel about that?'" Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio confirmed Guice received that question, although it's unclear which team asked it. NFL teams often ask players ridiculously dumb, irrelevant questions at the NFL Scouting Combine.

Sport Australia's Lyon fined over De Villiers incident
Author: 0 Australia's Lyon fined over De Villiers incident

CCTV footage from the players tunnel at Kingsmead during the first Test between South Africa and Australia showed Australia vice-captain Warner and home wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock involved in a fiery exchange as players climbed the stairwell to their dressing rooms during the tea break.

Author: 0 Woody Durham, UNC Announcer, Passes Away At 76

A native of Mebane, N.C., and 1963 graduate of UNC, Durham served as the "Voice of the Tar Heels" on football and radio broadcasts from 1971 until 2011. We are saddened to hear of his passing and his family, friends and fans are in our prayers. "We couldn't have done what we've done for 15 years, if it hadn't been for guys like Woody".

Sport Gilchrist, Smith engage in Warner row
Author: 0 Gilchrist, Smith engage in Warner row

While Lyon has apologised to de Villiers regarding his actions, the Australian cricket team member who claimed most Test wickets in 2017 has been charged by the International Cricket Council (ICC). Ravi and Dharmasena delivered few lectures in the first Test , with the exception of rebuking Kagiso Rabada for his send-off of Warner on day three.

Sport Emre Can contract talks suspended to focus on Liverpool
Author: 0 Emre Can contract talks suspended to focus on Liverpool

Barcelona, meanwhile, hold the upper hand in their tie against Chelsea after leaving the first leg at Stamford Bridge with an away goal in a 1-1 draw. I think we are a team who will cause problems to others". One player who was singled out for positive words was Jordan Henderson, with many believing he had been one of the best players on the field.

Sport Graham Arnold to succeed Bert van Marwijk as Socceroos boss
Author: 0 Graham Arnold to succeed Bert van Marwijk as Socceroos boss

He added that he will be making no further comment until after the World Cup "out of respect for Sydney FC and out of respect for Bert van Marwijk". His second coming complete, long-term Socceroos coach Graham Arnold has declared himself ready to take the national team to new heights at next year's Asian Cup and the 2022 World Cup.

Sport Tiger Woods thought Phil Mickelson's victory was
Author: 0 Tiger Woods thought Phil Mickelson's victory was "great"

That's kind of (the) cool thing in golf versus team sports, is instead of having kind of your one team and beat every other team, in golf you can have your kind of group, the players that you like watching different parts of and you want to emulate different parts of their games.

Sport Vettel fastest with Ferrari as F1 tests resume in Spain
Author: 0 Vettel fastest with Ferrari as F1 tests resume in Spain

Despite a series of reliability issues during pre-season testing , Fernando Alonso insists his McLaren could go racing tomorrow if it needed to. That said, the Mercedes has barely missed a beat, the auto lapping with nearly tedious monotony, as Hamilton and Bottas completed another 175 laps between them.

Author: 0 Man City keen to book place in QF

It was the first time in eight home games Aguero had failed to find the net, but that mattered little to Guardiola, who is now seeing the all-round game from Aguero he demands of his strikers. As Guardiola did when they last rested him, utility man Danilo is capable of replacing Walker on the right side. City are now rated among the favourites to win the competition but midfielder Gundogan is not getting carried away with any such thoughts.

Sport NFL Combine: Workout Warriors or Legitimate Top Draft Prospects?
Author: 0 NFL Combine: Workout Warriors or Legitimate Top Draft Prospects?

Barkley is a generational talent with speed, strength, quickness, vision and pass catching ability. Receiver Braxton Berrios is considered to have " NFL backup or special teams" potential. I was able to go up there and explain a six-man protection. Or, take Barkley at one and defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick at four. But instead of cementing his status as an early pick, Brown did the opposite and may have put in the worst Combine performance in history.

Sport Arsenal Are Still Top European Club - Former Gunner's Warning For AC Milan
Author: 0 Arsenal Are Still Top European Club - Former Gunner's Warning For AC Milan

Wenger is under increasing pressure, and has told his players to forget about their recent struggles and focus on the simple things. Defeat at the San Siro on Thursday will mark Arsenal's worst losing run in more than four decades, another mark against Wenger's record and a statistic that will only encourage his detractors.

Sport SL Win Toss, Opt to Bowl First
Author: 0 SL Win Toss, Opt to Bowl First

However, cricket fans will be missing the Indian skipper Virat Kohli , the ex-captain cool MS Dhoni along with the star players Hardik Pandya , Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Jasprit Bumrah and Kuldeep Yadav as they have been rested for this series.

Sport N. Korean Paralympic Delegation Arrives in South
Author: 0 N. Korean Paralympic Delegation Arrives in South

The historic significance of their participation in the Winter Paralympic Games for Georgia was stressed at their meeting with Mikheil Giorgadze, the Minister of Culture and Sport of Georgia, before the departure. The 24-member North Korean delegation crossed the border into the South earlier Wednesday. "Panmunjom is the symbol of Cold War, and I believe it is meaningful on the Korean peninsula as well as globally that the summit for peace on the Korean peninsula will be held in the region ...

Sport Are Democrats closing the gap with Republicans in Texas? It's not impossible
Author: 0 Are Democrats closing the gap with Republicans in Texas? It's not impossible

In late February, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC), House Democrats' official campaign arm, infuriated progressives by clumsily inserting itself in the primary in Texas's 7th Congressional District. Patrick will face Democrat Mike Collier in November. Now, O'Rourke will face a tough road ahead in a state that's getting purpler but may not be quite there yet.

Sport Arsenal stopper Shkodran Mustafi reacts to Brighton loss
Author: 0 Arsenal stopper Shkodran Mustafi reacts to Brighton loss

The report says Ozil is in the firing line for "another disappearing act" at Brighton , Mkhitaryan for failing to track back, and Mustafi for passing the blame on others when goals are conceded. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has claimed that the team need to grasp the "opportunity" of winning the Europa League . "I am anxious we are not producing quality wingers anymore in this country;England have their football playing pattern, the Germans, the Brazilians, the Argentines and other ...

Sport England may boycott Russian Federation 2018 World Cup
Author: 0 England may boycott Russian Federation 2018 World Cup

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has threatened to put a block on England travelling to this summer's World Cup following the alleged poisoning of a former spy on British soil. Labour MP Toby Perkins, raising the matter during Prime Minister's Questions, said: "Is it the policy of the Government that England should pull out of the World Cup? ".

Sport Kevin Love on response to mental health revelation: 'It's been amazing'
Author: 0 Kevin Love on response to mental health revelation: 'It's been amazing'

The Hawks hit five 3-pointers in the first half and led by as many as eight points midway through the second quarter. "If you don't play, hustle's going to beat talent, " coach Dwane Casey said. Making matters worse is that Lorenzo Brown has been out since February 12 with an ankle sprain, and it's unclear if he's ready to return since Raptors 905 are in the midst of a week without a game.

Author: 0 Firmino: Liverpool fear no opponent in UCL

I think it was time that we showed up again", he said. Liverpool will learn their next opponents a week on Friday and, with the draw free of geographical restrictions, they could face Premier League leaders Manchester City - with Manchester United and Chelsea also possible opponents if they can make it through their ties next week.

Sport Martellus Bennett Released By Patriots
Author: 0 Martellus Bennett Released By Patriots

However, his time in Green Bay didn't last long as the team waived him in November with a failure to disclose a medical condition designation . New England picked Bennett (and his contract) up off waivers from Green Bay. That came after he posted a story on Instagram saying he was pondering retirement. He had a $2 million roster bonus due on March 16. The New England Patriots reportedly plan to free up more salary cap space Wednesday.

Sport Fan puts up billboards trying to woo LeBron James to Lakers
Author: 0 Fan puts up billboards trying to woo LeBron James to Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers have been a long-rumored suitor for LeBron James' services this upcoming offseason, so it only makes sense that the city is getting in on the billboard game to flatter The King. Underneath the hashtag is the caption, "Cleveland & Philly, You Can't Compete with L.A". The second invokes the same hashtag and states, "Forget the process, we win banners!" Emrani, who owns The Law Offices of Jacob Emrani , paid for four billboards.

Sport Jerry Jones Pays $2 Million Roger Goodell Requested to Cover Legal Fees
Author: 0 Jerry Jones Pays $2 Million Roger Goodell Requested to Cover Legal Fees

N.F.L. Commissioner Roger Goodell has won the latest tug-of-war with Jerry Jones , the owner of the Dallas Cowboys . Photo Jerry Jones must reimburse the N.F.L. The NFL had used a part of the league's constitution that an owner bringing litigation against the league or other owners would be subject to paying back the legal fees.

Sport UCI Boss Wants Sky Probe After
Author: 0 UCI Boss Wants Sky Probe After "unacceptable" Doping Report Findings

In essence he appeared to be suggesting Brailsford should resign. The Tour de France champ was accused of using performance enhancing drugs when he sped to victory in 2012 - a claim he strongly denies. But Lappartient, commenting on the report, told the BBC: "If you are using substances to increase your performances, I think this is exactly what is cheating".

Sport Golf's newest star, 21-year-old Shubhankar Sharma, scores special Masters invite
Author: 0 Golf's newest star, 21-year-old Shubhankar Sharma, scores special Masters invite

Two European Tour titles and an incredible tied-ninth finish in the World Golf Championship Mexico Open, have given a new identity to this 21-year-old. "It's a dream come true that I'm into Majors and hopefully I'll get into the US Open and the PGA as well". Talking about his recent achievements, Sharma said: "For a start, I wasn't even sure if I was even going to play in the Joburg Open".

Sport Watch OJ Simpson 'Confess' to Murdering Nicole Brown
Author: 0 Watch OJ Simpson 'Confess' to Murdering Nicole Brown

Simpson is serving a nine to 33 year prison term for a 2007 armed robbery and kidnapping conviction. O.J. Simpson: The Lost Confession will air 11 March at 8pm ET on Fox . Simpson described how Charlie and the killer drove to Brown's home just to scare her. Simpson went to Nicole Brown Simpson's house the night she was murdered.