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by | February 11, 2018 | 06:58

PSG visit the Spanish capital on Wednesday for the first leg of the last-16 clash between the two heavyweights. Ronaldo had a hard time earlier in the season with just four goals in his first 14 La Liga games, but the reigning Ballon D'Or holder now has seven strikes in his last four outings in the competition.

by | February 11, 2018 | 06:47

Kuldeep Yadav had brought India back into the contest right after the rain break that had reduced the contest to a 28-over clash, asking South Africa to score 202 off them but de Villiers' wicket nearly sounded the death knell. Celebrated as the Pink Day , the event is held in support of breast cancer awareness, similar to Sydney's "Pink Test" match played every year in early January.

by | February 11, 2018 | 06:14

Venus Williams and CoCo Vandeweghe won the opening singles matches to give holders the United States a commanding 2-0 lead in their Fed Cup World Group opener against the Netherlands in Asheville, North Carolina on Saturday. Also credited for a newfound sense of zen was her family life with baby Alexis and husband Alexis Ohanian, the co-founder of Reddit whom she Wednesday in November.

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:37

Another trophy on Sunday would be as improbable as it gets because Mickelson would have to run down D.J. from pretty deep on the board. "I just kind of got into a place that I hadn't been before, and I've just got to kind of get back into a comfortable set-up position and then everything will fall through from there".

by | February 11, 2018 | 04:27

There's a good feeling in the team. "I hope he comes back and works hard, but he will need time". The 29-year-old Algerian received a good reception from both sets of fans - particularly the home supporters - when he replaced Fousseni Diabate but the pain must have come flooding back as Sergio Aguero scored four.

by | February 11, 2018 | 03:41

The 61-year-old former Goldman Sachs executive, the establishment candidate, was the oldest candidate running. Cordeiro thanked the candidates for their campaign, the U.S. Cordeiro attended Harvard College and Harvard Business School. MLS, as well as the National Women's Soccer League and United Soccer League, shifted their support to Cordeiro after the second ballot.

by | February 11, 2018 | 00:38

With Darvish joining Jon Lester , Jose Quintana and Kyle Hendricks , the Cubs find themselves vaulted back into favorite status in the National League. Of course, for Los Angeles to make that happen and stay under the luxury tax, they would have to make several payroll-cutting moves. He made 17 starts in 2016 and 31 starts in 2017, when he was an All-Star.

by | February 10, 2018 | 23:20

The coming weeks feature a break for the fifth round of the FA Cup , so both Zaha and Hodgson will be hoping he can make a quick recovery and feature when the league campaign resumes, especially given their very bad start to the season when he was out injured .

by | February 10, 2018 | 22:01

Pogba had a face like thunder on the substitutes bench after being axed for the first time since returning to United from Juventus in a £90m deal in 2016. "In relation to his best position, I had a few laughs over the past few weeks because I heard, I watch, I had the chance to read a few things and I'm not English but I think I understand English enough to understand what you want to say with box-to-box", our boss said during the pre-match press conference.

by | February 10, 2018 | 21:50

Kim Yo Jong is the first member of the ruling Kim family bearing the bloodline of the sacred Mount Paektu, a centrepiece of the North's idolisation and propaganda campaign, to cross the border into the South since the 1950-53 Korean War. Murray, a 29-year-old Canadian with no background in global diplomacy, must select 23 players from her roster - recently boosted to 35 to include 12 North Koreans - to suit up for the game in sweaters emblazoned with an image of a unified Korean peninsula.

by | February 10, 2018 | 20:26

Afridi - who led Royals in two exhibition cricket matches against Sehwag's Diamonds in Switzerland's alpine town St. Moritz - came across an Indian girl who wanted to take picture with him. Shahid Afridi who enjoys a significant fan following in India lauded Virat Kohli by saying that his greatest asset is that he can take the team along.

by | February 10, 2018 | 20:02

Fiorentina were initially awarded a penalty in the 18th minute of the match following a Giorgio Chiellini handball, but the decision was overturned in incredible circumstances as the referee first threatened to use VAR before seemingly deciding against the award of the spot kick following a chat with his assistant.

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:50

Here are a few things to know about the women's 7.5 km sprint. While Dahlmeier managed the conditions well, American rival Susan Dunklee did not. I am so happy and proud because it was a hard race today. "I told myself it's way better to have a bit of a cold and have this good confident feeling on the shooting range than it is to be on fire on skis and in a shooting funk", she said.

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:37

Despite running with the top unit, Hill will have to share the ball with a guy like LeBron James , which will likely hurt his usage a bit and mean less shot attempts overall. He was fined $35,000 last month for slapping a cellphone out of a fan's hand while exiting the court in Washington after his second technical foul.

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:30

New arrival Patrice Evra has a "chance" of making a swift debut for West Ham United in their Premier League clash with Watford this weekend, according to manager David Moyes , who insists he has no concerns about the controversial manner of the experienced left-back's departure from Marseille.

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:16

Bjoergen was chasing her third straight skiathlon gold medal but had to settle for a record 11th total medal, the most of any female winter Olympic athlete. 2010 and 2014 victor Bjoergen had to settle for silver, 7.8 seconds behind, taking a women's record 11th medal overall, six of them gold. Including men's cross-country events, only Bjoern Daehlie of Norway has won more medals (12) than Bjoergen .

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:45

In the match, Australia won the toss and opted to field first. Not to be outdone, Maxwell then mercilessly thrashed legspinner Adil Rashid as Australia smashed 39 runs across the two overs. The flashy Vince (21) showcased his usual mixed bag of shots before being bowled by Andrew Tye as England sank to 70 for 4 in the 11th over. Buttler, stand-in skipper for the day, shared a stand of 43 with the lively Sam Billings (29) and remained in place until the final ball of the innings but ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:31

Manchester United have no fresh injury concerns ahead of this clash. The chasm between Mourinho and Shaw's mental approach appeared to be insurmountable - so much so that the former even insisted Shaw needs to play with his manager's brain at one point.

by | February 10, 2018 | 17:41

Larry Nassar has been moved. Raisman also criticized the lack of attention on behalf of USA Gymnastics and the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) to keep its gymnasts' safe from abuse. The victim stated that her mother warned him . He added, "At the time of the incident, I didn't know that the great brotherhood had done this, and I was overcome with gratitude when I found out".

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:51

The game ended with Barcelona in cruise control and they progress to play Sevilla in the Copa del Rey Final. Sevilla eliminated Leganes 3-1 on aggregate on Wednesday. "It's my first final and it's a special and important moment for me, but there are a lot of moments to play before the final". Lionel Messi had come close on a couple of occasions for the visitors in the first half, but it was the introduction of Coutinho that swung the tie decisively their way.

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:40

In the National Basketball Association trade deadline moves, the Cleveland Cavaliers traded away their starting point guard Isaiah Thomas , his backup Derrick Rose , their second-unit leader Dwyane Wade [VIDEO], and key bench player Iman Shumpert .

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:39

Sri Lanka complete the tour with two Twenty20 Internationals, the first of which is in Dhaka on Thursday. He had eight wickets on debut, including his 3/20 in the first innings. The left-armer was also pleased with the efforts of Roshen Silva , who scored half-centuries in both innings on a wicket that had plenty for the spin bowlers.

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:37

After two comprehensive wins against a weak looking South African team , everyone expected team India to make it 3-0 against the host and they did it easily by defeating them by 124 runs in a match where the Indian spinners again took 8 wickets making the African batsmen look like dummies.

by | February 10, 2018 | 14:18

Reports from the Mahrez camp this morning claimed the 26-year-old had made himself available to face the league leaders despite Claude Puel , the Leicester manager, ruling him out yesterday. But I can not see a repeat of that result this time. Mahrez's stand-off with the Foxes may have affected the club, but City will not underestimate their next visitors.

by | February 10, 2018 | 12:59

Before that loss to Overeem, Hunt went 2-0 with two first-round knockouts of Antonio Silva and Frank Mir followed by a NC that was originally a UD loss to Brock Lesnar at UFC 200 before being overturned because his opponent tested positive for a banned substance.