Monday February 27-th, 2017

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's double wins League Cup for Man United Zlatan Ibrahimovic's double wins League Cup for Man United

And within four minutes of the start of the second half they were level, Gabbiadini producing an instinctive low finish after a Southampton corner had created havoc in the heart of the United defence. "It's not easy to win titles so many times , i...

Roy Keane explains why he's been 'really shocked' by Antoine Griezmann Roy Keane explains why he's been 'really shocked' by Antoine Griezmann

Petit also praised Griezmann's progress over the past couple of years. Scholes said. "At Manchester United , there is always a lot of pressure to win the Premier League and the Champions League". The former Irish midfielder was speaking on ITV's ...

Del Potro reaches to Delray Beach semis Del Potro reaches to Delray Beach semis

The second round saw a 6-3, 7-6 (3) over Croatian Borna Coric before a comeback win over Brit Kyle Edmund in the quarterfinals by a 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 scoreline. "I feel like I'm getting better each match", he added. The crowd will be behind Del Pot...

Keane rescues point for Burnley after conceding penalty Keane rescues point for Burnley after conceding penalty

They couldn't extend that ratio in their latest outing but Michael Keane's leveller was enough to maintain their 10 point cushion over their rivals at the lower end of the table with 12 games of the campaign remaining. Sean Dyche changed more than h...

Former All Black arrested after trying to buy cocaine Former All Black arrested after trying to buy cocaine

O'Connor, 26, plays for southern-based French club Toulon , which hadn't initially commented. Two professional rugby union players have been arrested in Paris after being alleged caught purchasing drugs in the early hours of Saturday morning (25...

Chelsea extend lead at top of EPL to 11 Chelsea extend lead at top of EPL to 11

The current generation of Chelsea players will surely be parading the Premier League trophy again on the field in May, with Antonio Conte's side running away with the title despite drawing two of its past four games. Speaking on the stadium micro...

Elina Svitolina beats Caroline Wozniacki for Dubai title Elina Svitolina beats Caroline Wozniacki for Dubai title

Top seed Kerber lost her place at the summit to the evergreen Serena Williams following the American's Australian Open triumph, but winning the title in Dubai would have seen the German dethrone the 23-time grand slam victor. "I'm very excited for th...

Sharjeel, Khalid met bookies but did not inform PCB: Shahryar Sharjeel, Khalid met bookies but did not inform PCB: Shahryar

However, Chief of the Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa assured the cricket authority and departments concerned that fool-proof security would be provided to the players and the match should be played in Lahore. The PCB's ACU, however, was alert ...

Browns receive 4 compensatory picks for 2017 draft Browns receive 4 compensatory picks for 2017 draft

With a total of 11 picks and an aggressive mindset heading into the draft, they'll likely use some of the others to wheel and deal. He won a couple of extra draft picks before the month was through. The NFL announced compensatory Draft picks for 20...

Mowbray takes charge of Rovers Mowbray takes charge of Rovers

In his playing days, Mowbray lined out in defence for Celtic, Middlesborough and Ipswich Town, clocking up over 650 appearances. At Hibs, he twice led the Scottish club into Europe while at West Brom he lost the Championship play-off final in 200...

Jeanie Buss is now the Lakers' owner Jeanie Buss is now the Lakers' owner

Last season's record of 17-65 was the worst in franchise history. Johnson's hiring of Rob Pelinka has been the superstar Executive's first taste of criticism. Lakers: Deal reached to trade Williams to Rockets The Los Angeles Lakers have swung thei...

Thunder rolls in Gibson, McDermott from Bulls Thunder rolls in Gibson, McDermott from Bulls

McDermott is averaging 10.2 points and 3.0 rebounds while shooting at a 45 percent clip from the field, including a solid 38 percent mark from distance. If Payne actually pans out and becomes the point guard that Chicago is desperately hoping for, ...

Lewis Hamilton draws line under 2016 & sets sights on winning 2017 Lewis Hamilton draws line under 2016 & sets sights on winning 2017

Not only does it sport a new naming convention and some new livery, it's packed with the level of performance, technology, and engineering you would come to expect from the Silver Arrows. "But then we put slicks on and I could drive it a bit more". I...

Adrian Newey: F1 drivers have to sweat it out this season Adrian Newey: F1 drivers have to sweat it out this season

Some experts believe increased downforce will create more chances to pass other racers , others believe it will have the opposite effect as drivers will not be able to run close enough to the auto in front to overtake. "It has been a long, hard slog ...

Wizards get Bojan Bogdanovic in trade with Nets Wizards get Bojan Bogdanovic in trade with Nets

As Woj notes, Brooklyn was seeking a first-round pick in exchange for Bojan. Washington's 2017 pick was not like the others. They also managed to dump Andrew Nicholson , who signed a four-year $26 million contract this offseason and has played 2...

Pacquiao announces bout with Amir Khan in the works

Pacquiao quickly added fuel to the fire by then asking his Twitter followers to choose his next opponent, with England's Khan emerging as the overwhelming favourite. According to Arum, his client received a huge offer from United Arab Emirates. Or ...

Spurs striker Harry Kane: Wembley atmosphere even better than Lane Spurs striker Harry Kane: Wembley atmosphere even better than Lane

Chelsea are in a great position and are obviously favourites but they still have some big games to play. Spurs have until the end of March to confirm whether they will play all their home matches at Wembley next season, with the plan to move back i...

Cowboys and Cardinals will play in 2017 Hall of Fame Game Cowboys and Cardinals will play in 2017 Hall of Fame Game

The Cowboys are 2-3 all-time in the Hall of Fame game, which has been played since 1962. This is the fifth time the Cardinals have played in this game, this is the sixth time the Dallas Cowboys will play in this game. "There's definitely a thirst her...

MMA: UFC returns to Singapore after three years MMA: UFC returns to Singapore after three years

While the list of fighters and bouts will be unveiled in the upcoming weeks, Joe Carr, UFC's senior vice-president of worldwide and content, promised that the show will feature a strong line-up. UFC's acquisition by global media giant WME IMG last Ju...

Paul George to the Lakers, but at what cost?

George has been rumored to want to join the Lakers for years. With Paul George's contract set to expire in 2018, the Pacers are trying to go all in and win a championship before George has time to ponder leaving. The pressure for him to succeed i...

Heung-Min Son On Bench - Tottenham Hotspur Team vs Gent Confirmed Heung-Min Son On Bench - Tottenham Hotspur Team vs Gent Confirmed

Writing in his column for Sky Sports , Nicholas said: "Tottenham were terrible last Thursday but they found a way to bounce back against Fulham , which I thought as a risky tie". "And, we're unbeaten at home so it's clearly not affecting the player...

Philadelphia 76ers trade Nerlens Noel to Dallas Mavericks

Philadelphia traded Nerlens Noel to Dallas on Thursday in exchange for Justin Anderson , Andrew Bogut , and a first-round pick so protected that it's very likely to convey as two seconds, according to reports from Yahoo! Turkish forward Ersan Il...

FA Cup: Sutton United vs Arsenal preview FA Cup: Sutton United vs Arsenal preview

A temporary TV studio has been built at Sutton , new floodlights have been installed and building work on the dilapidated facilities has been taking place all week ahead of the visit of Premier League royalty. Asked what the cup run meant to Sutton...

Cricketer drives auto on to Andheri railway station platform Cricketer drives auto on to Andheri railway station platform

However, what has got security agencies anxious is that it is the second such incident since November 2016, and the area from which both cars entered - on the western fringe of the station by a busy road - is not under CCTV surveillance. Even as peop...

Three fans injured in Florida sprint-car crash involving Ryan Blaney's uncle Three fans injured in Florida sprint-car crash involving Ryan Blaney's uncle

Race fans told FOX 35 a auto flew over a barrier and through a catch fence on Wednesday night, too. The incident happened during a World of Outlaws session. All three drivers walked away from the crash. No one was injured in that incident. Fans s...

Derrick Lewis' Epic Post-Fight Conference Is Must-See TV

So, forget that guy. The Ultimate Fighting Championship released the attendance and gate numbers stemming from UFC Fight Night Halifax following Sunday's event in Canda. A fight between Lewis and former champion and number-two ranked Cain Velasquez...

UCL: Guardiola's Manchester City come from behind to beat Monaco 5-3 UCL: Guardiola's Manchester City come from behind to beat Monaco 5-3

Going forward, City were brilliant. "So keep going and I should be all right". The Spaniard's last two clubs - Barcelona and Bayern Munich - have won 10 European Cups between them, but his latest charges are relative novices among Europe's elite, h...

Magic Johnson Becomes President of Los Angeles Lakers Magic Johnson Becomes President of Los Angeles Lakers

The Lakers are also parting ways with John Black , who has been the longtime vice president of public relations. It's a very sad time for key members of this once-great franchise. Can he bring big time free agents back to LA? I was surprised that ...

Eric Church cancels hundreds of scalped Wichita tickets

The canceled tickets will go back up for sale Tuesday at noon local time with the hope that fans can get ahold of them instead of scalpers. They have ways of buying tickets up in minutes, sometimes even seconds. The canceled tickets have been rel...

Aguero Shines As City Sink Monaco In Eight-Goal Thriller Aguero Shines As City Sink Monaco In Eight-Goal Thriller

Whilst Joe Hart has impressed Torino during his time there, they remain unable to pay the funds needed for City to allow him to move. Manchester City plays host to Moncaco in UEFA Champions League Round of 16 play on Tuesday, Feb. "We have to g...

Judge orders Chris Brown to stay away from his ex Judge orders Chris Brown to stay away from his ex

In 2009, he was arrested in a domestic violence case, and subsequently charged with felony assault, after attacking his then-girlfriend Rihanna the night prior to the GRAMMY Awards. She claims in the legal documents Chris has threatened to shoot her ...

Neymar Will Stand Trial Over His Move To Barcelona After Losing Appeal

Barcelona , Neymar and Neymar's father who is his agent, are all accused of being part of the fraudulent dealings to cut DIS out of the money exchanged. The charges centre around Neymar's move from Santos to Barcelona in 2013. Prosecutors a...

Atletico beats Leverkusen 4-2 in Germany in Champions League Atletico beats Leverkusen 4-2 in Germany in Champions League

Hernandez "is very important for us", Schmidt said. Los Rojiblancos los to Real Madrid twice within the last three years, and they're exhausted of being denied. "We are fighting, we are fighting for each other and that was not necessarily the case ...

Bale returns as Real Madrid see off Espanyol Bale returns as Real Madrid see off Espanyol

Gareth Bale's timely return has Real Madrid licking their chops as they continue their quest to defend the European Cup they've won a record 11 times . "We'll make a decision at the end of the season - it's my future at stake". Isco has scored f...

Wal-Mart (WMT) Posts Best US Quarter in 4 Years Wal-Mart (WMT) Posts Best US Quarter in 4 Years

The company generated $11.9 billion in operating cash flow and returned $3.6 billion to shareholders through dividends and share repurchases. Walmart's fourth-quarter earnings topped Wall Street estimates as online sales continued to surge.

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