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by | February 17, 2018 | 01:00

An IOC spokesperson said: "The IOC wishes to apologise for the behaviour of one of its members, and feels extremely sorry for the incident caused by Mr Adam Pengilly". While Pengilly has denied making physical contact with the guard, Adams and Pyeongchang spokesman Sung Baik-you said he did. "Following an interview with the IOC Ethics and Compliance officer, he will leave the Olympic Games and South Korea with immediate effect", the statement read .

by | February 17, 2018 | 00:27

The home team threatened an equaliser with a spell of sustained pressure, but Loris Karius pulled off a handful of saves to ensure the visitors' lead remained intact. It will stay tight until the end. Is he underrated? I don't think so, not anymore. "It is good when they don't talk about us". This is the first time Liverpool have reached the Champions League's round of 16 since the 2008-09 season, having finished fourth in the Premier League last term.

by | February 16, 2018 | 23:51

At some point, you have to not focus on each individual play, and look at what Jokic did as a whole last night, and realize how special what he did was. It's just easy to play through him. "There's always a chance when Jok's in the game". They go into the All-Star break at 32-26, good for the sixth-seed in the Western Conference.

by | February 16, 2018 | 23:39

Bailly has been on the sidelines for over three months after sustaining the injury during the November global break but the defender has returned to full training and could feature on Sunday. Plenty of debate has surrounded Mourinho's use of Pogba as part of a midfield pivot, rather than using him on the left hand side of a midfield three - a position that has seen him produce his best performances of the season.

by | February 16, 2018 | 23:42

Federer won against German Phillip Kohlschreiber 7-6 (8) 7-5. Federer, who is coming off a successful Australian Open campaign, could make tennis history and add to his tally of 302 weeks as the world number one. Today when the score was close, I couldn't release my shots. "I consider him one of the good friends on tour for me and I'd like him to be in the quarter-finals".

by | February 16, 2018 | 23:18

Vargas was an 18-game victor in 2017, posting an ERA of 4.16 for the Kansas City Royals and being named an All-Star for the first time in his career. Jason Vargas and Jaime Garcia , both of whom are still jobless in this historically slow free-agent market, are two pitchers in whom the Mets have maintained solid interest, according to industry sources , as team officials consider options that wouldn't involve draft-pick compensation and loss of worldwide bonus pool money.

by | February 16, 2018 | 22:33

Despite 26 shots on goal in the first period, both teams remained scoreless till Canada's Meghan Agosta scored on a power play at 7:18. It could have been a mere preview of the battle for gold expected to come next week. Sweden. "We're not anxious about it, nope", Stauber said. "So I'm hoping we get back to the team that's ready to go and play hard again". "Absolutely nothing to do with our future".

by | February 16, 2018 | 22:02

Real supporters chose an image of Rafael Nadal to adorn a display unfurled at the south end, hoping their team could draw inspiration from someone who has conquered Paris 10 times as French Open champion. "Last year, in Barcelona , the referee". "The referee took decisions that damaged us". Elsewhere in the competition on Wednesday, Sadio Mane struck for a hat trick, as Liverpool all but confirmed its place in the quarterfinal with a 5-0 win at Porto , with the other goals coming from ...

by | February 16, 2018 | 22:02

According to Marchand, Fox has been interested in hiring Manning dating back to a year ago, but ESPN appears to be making a stronger push as the network looks for a replacement for Jon Gruden. Asked whether the network would reach out to Manning on the remote chance he was interested, Druley said that Manning is aware of ESPN's interest but nothing beyond that at this time.

by | February 16, 2018 | 21:54

It said they were sequestered in private rooms and were not staying at the Olympic Village. The number of norovirus cases at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics has grown up to 232, officials said. Large outbreaks of the disease have previously been reported in restaurants, cruise ships, nursing homes, schools and building complexes that share a common water source.

by | February 16, 2018 | 20:43

The final event for Saturday night will be the spectacular NBA All-Star Dunk Contest which also airs on TNT. On top of that, there will be free food and drinks as well as a small National Basketball Association care package which comes with a branded towel and a giant fan Palm.

by | February 16, 2018 | 20:35

The 22-year-old came through the carnage at the finish line to take gold ahead of French teen sensation Julia Pereira de Sousa Mabileau and reigning Olympic champion Eva Samkova , of the Czech Republic. "I can't even say why, but this one means even more". "It's definitely the only thing I haven't won, but it's not something that's going to define me", Jacobellis said afterward.

by | February 16, 2018 | 20:02

Griffin said playing for a unified Korea - part of a landmark deal between South and North Korea after months of tensions - felt strangely normal. "I had confidence that North Korea could one day compete in worldwide competition". The Koreans packed into the 6,000-seat Kwandong Hockey Centre let out a deafening roar and cheered to Queen's "We Will Rock You" even as the hosts gave up two goals only four minutes into the game.

by | February 16, 2018 | 18:24

Liverpool are reportedly closing in on Roma keeper Alisson after claims of talks with his agent last week. The Reds tried to land the Brazil global last summer and re-opened talks with a view to striking an early deal for a transfer after the World Cup finals.

by | February 16, 2018 | 14:01

In an interview with Arsenal's official website , Mkhitaryan revealed his admiration for fellow midfielder Ozil, labelling the German as one of the best midfield players in the world. The pair failed to impress in Arsenal's defeat to Tottenham Hotspur last weekend but have the chance to rekindle their partnership during a crucial period for the club.

by | February 16, 2018 | 13:19

The opposition parties instead unsuccessfully called for the dissolution of the National Assembly and early elections. He is preceded by Jacob Zuma , who announced his immediate resignation late Wednesday on orders from the ruling African National Congress (ANC).

by | February 16, 2018 | 12:23

Arsenal have one foot in the last 16 of the Europa League after making light of sub-zero temperatures to secure a 3-0 first-leg win over Ostersund in Sweden. And the Belgian striker pounced in the first minute of added time to give the two-time runners-up a precious lead in the tie. "After cradling the dream of winning, we suffered this disappointment in the final minutes".

by | February 16, 2018 | 11:46

Ilkay Gundogan , Bernardo Silva and Sergio Aguero scored within nine minutes of each other in the last 16 first leg tie to nearly certainly extend Basel's wait for a first quarter-final appearance in the competition. Pep Guardiola's side effectively settled the last-16 tie after just 23 minutes by racing into a 3-0 lead at Basel's Sankt Jakob Park. "When I see him play I realise how we missed him last season".

by | February 16, 2018 | 11:31

The Fighting Irish went 12-0 during the 2012 campaign before losing to Alabama in the BCS National Championship game. Notre Dame president Rev. John Jenkins argued the ruling was without precedent. It said she did substantial coursework for two players and gave impermissible help to six others in 18 courses over two academic years. "The committee failed to provide any rationale for why it viewed the (student trainer) as an institutional representative in our case", Jenkins wrote.

by | February 16, 2018 | 09:25

Unlike most countries, speed skating is not a niche sport in the Netherlands, and the astonishing Dutch supremacy on display in Korea is the product of a network of professional teams that allow skaters to race competitively through the year.

by | February 16, 2018 | 09:19

The 27-year-old has averaged a whopping 25.3 shot attempts over that stretch while also making double-digit visits to the charity stripe in each game. Head to head, the road team is 4-1 ATS in the last five meetings, the Warriors are 4-1 ATS in the last five meetings in Portland and 37-18 ATS in the last 55 meetings overall.

by | February 16, 2018 | 08:38

Brendan Rodger's men will be pleased to keep a clean sheet and avoid their Russian opponents taking an away goal back for the second leg. It was no more than the Scottish champions deserved and puts them firmly in the driving seat ahead of next weeks' return tie in Russian Federation.

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:53

Although just why Chelsea , who already have the excellent Marcos Alonso and new signing Emerson Palmieri competing for the left wing-back position, are interested in Shaw remains unclear. With Nacho Monreal primarily operating as a centre-half and Sead Kolasinac failing to establish himself at The Emirates Stadium after a bright start, Arsene Wenger may see fit to delve into the transfer market for a new full-back in the summer.

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:48

For Chelsea to secure some silverware this season, ensuring Chelsea keep Hazard and Thibaut Courtois is a priority - Giroud agrees? 'Today was very important to get three points because only after a win you can consider a game as easy, added Conte.

by | February 16, 2018 | 07:19

After winning their first bilateral series in South Africa , India have climbed to the top of the ODI rankings for the third time in six months. "For now, 4-1 feels incredible". "We have a few younger guys in the team who might think that one-day cricket is really tough but it can only get easier for them. I didn't feel I had to change a lot and I knew that the runs would come", he said after being named man of the match.