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Japan's Hanyu sets Olympic record in short programme

Hanyu marked his much-anticipated comeback from an ankle injury sustained last November in Friday's short program, scoring 111.68 points to come close to his cu...


Tiger misses cut at Genesis Open

News Woods has committed to the Honda Classic was released as the 14-time Major victor was nearing the turn on day two of the Genesis Open in suburban L.A. B...


Lindsey Vonn ties for sixth in super-G at Winter Olympics

That slide wound up costing her valuable tenths of a second and put her at a disadvantage. The greatest female ski racer of all time, one of the favorites f...


Four West Bromwich Albion players accused of stealing taxi in Spain

Facing the media on Friday, Pardew confirmed West Brom would investigate the incident and said he felt let down by the players involved, although he did not nam...


A brief history of Marco Rubio doing jack shit about gun violence

Created and installed by the online activist network Avaaz, the signs, read "Slaughtered in school", "And still no gun control?" and "How come, Marco Rubio? "....


How Colts are rationalizing Frank Reich hire after McDaniels spurn

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) drops back to pass against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Lucas Oil Stadium. And Reich is planning to bring some...


Michigan State Approves Extension For Mark Dantonio

Prosecutors are still determining whether to file charges or not. A Michigan State basketball player is facing an accusation of sexual assault - a new compl...


Khabib Nurmagomedov drops truth bomb about Conor McGregor's return to UFC

For months now, there's been endless talk and speculation about who McGregor will fight, before and after his stoppage loss to boxing star Floyd Mayweather last...


Tottenham's progress under Mauricio Pochettino clear in Juve draw - Eriksen

However, the Argentine is not counting his chickens, insisting Juventus are still very much alive in the tie. "When I arrived here, the games against the to...


Thakur adds to South African woes

For South Africa , there is not much to do but move on. Heinrich Klaasen, who has shown good intent in the previous matches, also failed on this occasion. This...


Mitt Romney delays Senate announcement after Florida shooting

My prayers go out to all of the families and loved ones affected by this senseless act of violence", Romney said in a statement Thursday evening. He praised Tru...


Caroline Wozniacki mocks opponent Monica Niculescu's grunts at Qatar Open

The Dane claimed her opponent was grunting even when she wasn't hitting. Simona Halep has given up the opportunity to reclaim the world number one spot after ...


Bobsleigh - Uncool runnings as German coach quits Jamaica team

Sandra Kiriasis, a former German bobsled champion, says the Jamaican Bobsled Skeleton Federation (JBSF) forced her out of her role as the team's driving coach a...


Mauricio Pochettino hails Spurs' character after 'sloppy' start in Champions League thriller

With the all-important Champions League return leg on the horizon which now sees the tie ever so slightly edging in Spurs' favour, Pochettino will not wan...


Pengilly Admission Led to Expulsion — IOC

Pengilly said, "I am sorry to the security guard". "We obviously had an incident at the Games with security, with a volunteer, and we take that very gravely",...


Jason Vargas signs 2-year deal with Mets pending physical

He faded in the second half, however, and the 35-year-old lefty had been among more than 85 free agents seeking a job as spring training opened this week. Var...


United boss Mourinho denies rift with Pogba, slams 'lies'

They recorded a much-needed victory last weekend against Bournemouth, a result which ended a run of eight games without a win in the Premier League and halted...


Zidane's moves key to Madrid getting edge over PSG

Real stole a march on the French giants in the closing stages as quickfire goals from Ronaldo and Marcelo gave the defending European champions a 3-1 lea...


ESPN and FOX reportedly battling for Peyton Manning

Manning's goal is not to be a TV analyst, but to run a team's football operations with an ownership stake. According to Marchand, Fox has been interested in...


Chris Eubank Jr: Analysis, Strengths & Weaknesses

On paper, this is billed as a 50-50 fight with Eubank Jr . maybe even or being made the favorite. He added: I'm not expecting easy night but it'll far easier...


LeBron James going Hollywood, producing 'House Party' reboot

James spoke with THR about the new project, saying: "This is definitely not a reboot". BC-BKN-LeBron-House Party Movie, 160LeBron James to produce new " Ho...


Sacramento To Submit Bid For NBA All-Star Game

To celebrate, Dusseldorf based Afew has created their Top 5 Air Jordan sneaker moments during NBA All-Star Weekend. State Farm All-Star Saturday Night ...


Swiss skiers first athletes hit by norovirus at Games

They were not staying at the Olympic Village, the team said in a statement, and are no longer showing symptoms of the illness. Earlier on February 9 the outbr...


Nuggets star in National Basketball Association record triple-double

With Karl-Anthony Towns (two of nine) and Jimmy Butler (seven of 20) struggling from the floor, veteran big man Taj Gibson stepped up with a season-high 28 po...


Liverpool's Firmino wants to make Porto 'suffer'

The 21-year-old, who's been capped by Brazil at Under-20 level, has always been linked with a move to Barcelona , having impressed in the Copa Libertadores wit...


Team Canada off to strong start, with room to improve

Canada blanked the Olympic Athletes of Russian Federation 5-0 in their Olympic opener and followed two days later with a 4-1 victory over Finland. "If we could ...


Wildcats basketball cheerleader ejected from UA-ASU game

PJC scored the first five points with an acrobatic layup and a three-pointer followed by a steal. College basketball was pretty wild on Thursday night with t...


Figure skating: After injury despair, Hanyu confident of defending gold

Nathan, who's the first skater ever to land 5 quads in a single program, had a shaky performance, falling out of almost all of his jumps. Add in that Hanyu, h...


Michela Moioli Wins Gold Medal for Snowboarding Cross at Olympics 2018

All six finalists were in contention for much of the race but Moioli pulled clear late on to win. Figure skater Scott Hamilton first grabbed the spotlight whe...


Leafs trade forward Nikita Soshnikov to Blues for 4th-round pick

Louis once he attains a USA visa. Soshnikov has failed to register a point in the three games he has played with the Maple Leafs this season. The two have b...