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by | February 18, 2018 | 21:21

This, the 22-year-old Ledecka would explain later, was what went through her mind at that moment, "Is this a kind of mistake?" That's how, on a flawless Saturday on a mountain in South Korea, a snowboarder won a gold medal in skiing at the Olympics.

by | February 18, 2018 | 19:15

Of the four players, it was obvious that Mitchell's creativity was on another level. Victor Oladipo and Donovan Mitchell are the participants. The Jazz rookie became the first Utah dunk champ since Jeremy Evans in 2012. He leaped over them from the right corner of the court and finished it off with a one-hand slam. Larry Nance Jr . rolled out his father's old uniform - down to the knee-high socks - and then rolled out his father himself to help with one of his dunks.

by | February 18, 2018 | 18:37

Christie was drawn in the semis' with Korea's Choi, who knew - like the Briton - the sharp hand of officiating having been penalised after initially winning the 500m final earlier this week. "Team GB medical staff will continue to assess her over the coming days", said a team spokesman. Christie found herself down in third place going into the final bend and was forced to make a desperate late bid to get into second.

by | February 18, 2018 | 18:15

A seemingly serene first run came undone when Woods failed to land the final jump, which consequently saw the 26-year-old suffer a cut to the chin. "I'm obviously pretty disappointed, but at the end of the day skiing put on the most incredible show today", Woods said.

by | February 18, 2018 | 17:02

Vonn started first on Saturday, putting her in the hard position of not getting feedback on the course conditions from other skiers and fighting a headwind. Liechtenstein's Tina Weirather took bronze. Vonn still has two more chances at medaling in the downhill and alpine events. Veith - who won gold at Sochi 2014 - said that she was pleased with her run and looked forward to congratulating Ledecka.

by | February 18, 2018 | 17:00

Captain Eoin Morgan returns to the England lineup after missing recent matches with a groin strain. A New Zealand win would automatically put them into the final of the tri-nation series against Australia on Wednesday. The tourists ended a four-game losing streak with a two-run victory at Seddon Park but it was a hollow triumph, passing without celebration as the hosts' superior net run-rate carried them into next week's showpiece against Australia.

by | February 18, 2018 | 15:30

Gundogan did his World Cup hopes no harm with a sublime second as Germany boss Joachim Low looked on from the stands and, by the time that showpiece comes around, Guardiola could be reflecting on a history-making return in Manchester. But will City win the trophy? Kompany felt City hit a high level on a freezing night at St Jakob-Park and could even have scored more goals. Tottenham came back from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 at Juventus in the first leg of the R-16 tie of the Champions ...

by | February 18, 2018 | 15:24

It is a rivalry that has held outsized importance ever since a group of American college players toppled the mighty Soviet team at the 1980 Olympics in Lake Placid. The Russians , who last took Olympic gold in 1992, united after a team meeting. The biggest challenge for the USA then, now and potentially moving forward, is cashing on its offensive chances.

by | February 18, 2018 | 15:11

Given Kohli's form and fitness at the moment, Viru's prediction could very well turn out to be accurate. Virat Kohli and co displayed some fine batting previously with bowlers once again running through the Proteas batting line up easily.

by | February 18, 2018 | 15:08

After winning the ODI series against South Africa 2-1 and leading the Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is) series 2-0, the Harmanpreet Kaur-led Women would be aspiring to seal a series win in the third T20I match on Sunday, February 18 at New Wanderers stadium , Johannesburg.

by | February 18, 2018 | 15:10

Benjamin Mendy is the only other player missing, with the defender still recovering from a cruciate knee ligament injury. I don't know when he'll be ready. My players must not think of the final next Sunday but think of Monday as a final. 'If you are not ready it will be so hard because they are so intense, so aggressive without the ball and we have to be ready, ' he said.

by | February 18, 2018 | 15:01

Pogba had failed to travel for the tie, reporting sick on the morning of the game and leading United to take the highly unusual step of making an official announcement that he would be unavailable due to illness. Ivory Coast worldwide Bailly has been sidelined with an ankle injury since November and underwent surgery in December. Some people go in that direction, some of them I know for many , many years and I know their surname is Liar, and that's not nice.

by | February 18, 2018 | 14:54

Lowe also revealed that a number of radical changes had been made to the car's packaging compared to its predecessor in order to incorporate further developments from power unit suppliers Mercedes. But I'd really like to see a lap time gain relative to the guys who were taking pole positions a year ago. Sometimes it can be quite hard watching others racing, but I have a different role this year.

by | February 18, 2018 | 14:10

But despite fielding players such as Glenn Hoddle, Chris Waddle, Ossie Ardiles, Richard Gough, Ray Clemence, Gary Mabbutt and Clive Allen, Spurs lost 3-2 in one of the most memorable finals. "When you come and play in a game like this, you're hoping they have an off day and they didn't, they worked really, really hard so credit to them".

by | February 18, 2018 | 13:53

I'm really trying to win and do a good run every time but I didn't really realize that this really can happen", added the snowboard parallel world champion. In November 2017, her paternal grandfather, Don Kildow, died at age 88. While there has been little love lost in this - albeit waning - age-old rivalry, there is no doubt that snowboarding is here to stay.

by | February 18, 2018 | 13:50

The 2018 Colts will be a very different team and it is safe to say that they are hoping to emulate some of what made the Eagles so successful in 2017. Again, it comes down to there's got to be one voice, and I'll be that voice calling it on game day. "The game is not built on any one player", Reich said.

by | February 18, 2018 | 13:38

James had recently described the political climate in the United States as "hot" during an interview on the Uninterrupted video series 'Rolling With the Champion .' Durant also questioned Trump during the set, as the two rode in a auto with ESPN anchor Cari Champion .

by | February 18, 2018 | 12:59

Lionel Messi had a hand in both goals against an Eibar side who finished the match at tiny Ipurua with 10 men after the second-half sending-off of Fabian Orellana . Barca's advantage is still significant, and they have no major injury worries, but the danger is that the return of the Champions League is a distraction for them.

by | February 18, 2018 | 12:45

The 14-time Major champion missed the Genesis Open cut on Friday after a five-over 76 for total of six-over 148. McIlroy needed no putts at all at his opening hole - the driveable 10th - where he looked likely to make bogey after he hit his three-wood into the rough right of the green and bunkered his pitch.

by | February 18, 2018 | 12:36

On Friday night, after Rippon skated to "O" by Coldplay and consequently captured the world's eager hearts, Field's son Sam Greisman took to Twitter to share a hilarious screenshot of an exchange with his celebrity mom. Field has been openly proud of her gay son, the youngest of three children. Field has expressed her fondness for Rippon in the past: earlier this week she tweeted to tell him how fantastic he is.

by | February 18, 2018 | 11:24

The Tampa Bay Rays continued a busy Saturday evening, trading right-handed starter Jake Odorizzi to the Minnesota Twins in exchange for shortstop prospect Jermaine Palacios . He's 40-38 with a 3.83 ERA in 705⅓ major league innings. The 28-year-old infielder wasn't overly impressive during his fourth season in Anaheim, either, slashing.248/.305/.437 with 16 home runs and 0.5 fWAR through 373 plate appearances in 2017.

by | February 18, 2018 | 10:12

Kvitova lost the opening set tamely and looked in some trouble while trailing 3-1 in the second, but she fought back in style to clinch her fourth straight victory over the Dane in two hours and 35 minutes. Halep added that she would not return to action until Indian Wells at the earliest, which begins next month. She seemed relatively untroubled, breaking her opponent's serve late in each set to advance to the last eight.

by | February 18, 2018 | 10:07

Former England manager McClaren said Pogba needed to be more disciplined when playing in midfield and added that Mourinho is the right manager to instil that quality in the former Juventus player. It's a big lie that we don't communicate, a big lie that we don't agree with his positions and his involvement in the dynamic of the team". Mourinho said afterwards: "I prepared myself during the week to control my emotions in relation to a similar situation to the one that happened".

by | February 18, 2018 | 10:02

The Bills don't pick until No. 21 overall, so based on the NFL Draft trade value chart, they'd have to give up a substantial amount to move up 19 spots. "It'll be hard to go up and get him, but I think the tie between Buffalo and Giants GM David Gettleman kind of paints a picture of where they both might be thinking to go", Galko told WGR 500 .

by | February 18, 2018 | 09:39

At the start of Australia's innings, David Warner , who made 59, and D'Arcy Short, who made 76, flung the bat with abandon in the powerplay, improbably racing ahead of the rate in reaching 91 without loss after six overs. Grimstone, a university student who lives in Auckland was mobbed by his friends after pulling off the stunner spoke to cricket.com.au: "It all happened in a blur, I saw it and I thought, I'm a chance here and then popped out my hand".