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Laporte calls for ‘extra effort’ to keep stuttering City in title hunt

Laporte calls for ‘extra effort’ to keep stuttering City in title hunt That doesn't necessarily equal negative and indeed last night wasn't an ultra-defensive display, Newcastle were always going to have to defend for most of the game BUT Rafa did commit players forward when they had the chance to break. "But overall, we needed to win one of these games that were so close, and that was the one". Not too much to be honest. "We are in January and we are behind the le... [Full Article...]

Confident Qatar stand in Japan's path to fifth Asian Cup title

Confident Qatar stand in Japan's path to fifth Asian Cup title Several reports suggest the players in question are striker Almoez Ali (pictured, right), who has scored a record-equalling eight goals at the tournament, and defender Bassam Al-Rawi. After controlling Akram Hassan Afif's cross, the forward teed himself up for a sublime overhead kick that clipped the post on its way into the net for his ninth of the tournament. [Full Article...]

John Barnes: The big reason why Liverpool CAN handle title pressure

John Barnes: The big reason why Liverpool CAN handle title pressure Liverpool had to settle for extending their lead at the top of the Premier League to five points rather than seven, after being held to a 1-1 draw against Leicester City . "We knew before that it would be really hard and then it started snowing it made it not easy", he said. "That they lose is obviously not good for them, but it's obviously good for us for the title race". [Full Article...]

Nikola Jokic, Anthony Davis, Victor Oladipo Among Reserves for 2019 All-Star Game

Nikola Jokic, Anthony Davis, Victor Oladipo Among Reserves for 2019 All-Star Game Between averaging 26.4 points, 4.6 rebounds, 6.3 assists and 1.08 steal and the Trail Blazers now sitting in fourth place in the Western Conference standings, Lillard's selection for the 2019 All-Star Game, scheduled for February 17 at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, NC, was all but a lock. [Full Article...]

Rohit Sharma shocked as New Zealand humble India

Rohit Sharma shocked as New Zealand humble India Martin Guptill, an otherwise risky player, has also not been able to survive the new ball. The tourists were skittled for 92 with 19.1 overs to spare - their lowest total in nine years - before the Black Caps chased down the modest total to triumph at 93 for two in 14.4 overs. [Full Article...]

NBA Shocker: Mavericks Finalizing Deal to Acquire Kristaps Porzingis

NBA Shocker: Mavericks Finalizing Deal to Acquire Kristaps Porzingis The addition of Porzingis will allow the Mavericks to go into next season with an exceptional young one-two punch in the big man and 2018 first-round pick Luka Doncic . Meanwhile, the Knicks have been one of the worst teams in the National Basketball Association this season and now stand at 10-40. The workout included Porzingis shooting pull-up 3-pointers and dunking. [Full Article...]

Jayson Tatum speaks out about possibly being dealt for Anthony Davis

Jayson Tatum speaks out about possibly being dealt for Anthony Davis Danny Ainge doesn't sound too concerned about the issue. You might be asking, "Well, what about Golden State?", and you might be forgetting that one of their key players in Klay Thompson is approaching free agency and seems interested in joining the party with the team his dad once suited up for should they acquire Davis. [Full Article...]

Murray goes for hip surgery

The three-time Grand Slam victor tearfully announced prior to this month's Australian Open that he would retire in 2019. Murray, who underwent hip resurfacing surgery in London on Monday, has said he will retire this year but hopes to play at Wimbledon in July before calling it a day. [Full Article...]

Australia captain Lleyton Hewitt slams Davis Cup changes

Australia captain Lleyton Hewitt slams Davis Cup changes The Davis Cup has survived for 118 years because of the national teams, and because individual players haven't been so important. The finals will be played over one week, with 18 teams split into six groups of three. "He ( Pique ) is trying to (put tennis into a football format)". "I'm not going to waste my time on that now", Hewitt told reporters on Tuesday at a Davis Cup media conferen... [Full Article...]

Chelsea agree Michy Batshuayi loan with West Ham and Real Betis

Chelsea agree Michy Batshuayi loan with West Ham and Real Betis Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi is expected on the move today from Valencia . However, that deal didn't work out and the forward has only scored a couple of goals for Los Che in the first half of the season. However, it looks unlikely that he will be heading to Tottenham. A permanent move away would make sense for the Belgian, however, we have failed with some transfers going on to become... [Full Article...]

Clinical Japan stun Iran 3-0 to reach Asian Cup final

Clinical Japan stun Iran 3-0 to reach Asian Cup final Genki Haraguchi then scored in stoppage time to complete a rout which had been wholly unexpected after Japan's unimpressive performances previously in the competition. "When you face a strong team like Iran, you have to avoid making mistakes". Takumi Minamino fed in a cross for unmarked Yuya Osako to head home inside the box when five Iran players were circling and complaining to the referee. [Full Article...]

Chelsea players 'spoke like men' after defeat to Bournemouth says Cesar Azpilicueta

Chelsea players 'spoke like men' after defeat to Bournemouth says Cesar Azpilicueta The growing saga between Real Madrid and Chelsea's superstar, Eden Hazard , is showing no signs of slowing down. "His dad has been seriously ill, we continue to wish him well". The Italian, whose side have lost their last three away games in all competitions, asked his assistants to leave the away dressing room and arrived for his post-match press conference nearly 75 minutes after the full-t... [Full Article...]

Copa del Rey match report FC Barcelona v Sevilla 30 January 2019

Copa del Rey match report FC Barcelona v Sevilla 30 January 2019 Since then it has gone on to win all three editions of the cup and two more La Liga titles, but its failure to repeat in Europe had led to speculation that Barcelona would not prioritize the Copa del Rey this season to save energy. And when Messi was fouled by Quincy Promes he allowed Coutinho to step up to beat Juan Soriano and get the rout up and running, with former Sevilla midfielder ... [Full Article...]

Blues hatch plan to sign Barcelona ace Ivan Rakitic in the summer

Blues hatch plan to sign Barcelona ace Ivan Rakitic in the summer The Spanish outlet says the Blues are now plotting a stunning deal to try and persuade the Croatian worldwide to quit the Nou Camp and move to Stamford Bridge in the summer. I am really happy here, everyone knows it, above all the 'Presi" [president]. I know what I can give. I have nothing else to say'. I have a lot of confidence. [Full Article...]

Australian Open - Triumphant Naomi Osaka looking to emulate her idol Serena Williams

Australian Open - Triumphant Naomi Osaka looking to emulate her idol Serena Williams But it was her game that stood out most prominently among all of her incredible and inspiring accomplishments. Osaka is the first woman since Jennifer Capriati in 2001 to follow up a maiden grand slam title by winning her very next major, and she is already eyeing further glory on the big stage. [Full Article...]

Solskjaer warns United against complacency after Burnley scare

Solskjaer warns United against complacency after Burnley scare However, Manchester United would be handed a lifeline in the 87th minute when Burnley midfielder Jeff Hendrick pulled down Jesse Lingard in the area, with Paul Pogba duly dispatching the spot kick into the top corner. The midfielder struggled with muscle injuries at Juventus and United were reportedly unhappy with the Frenchman's use of a private trainer last season, which they felt cont... [Full Article...]

Jhulan, Smriti and Mithali lead India towards victory against New Zealand

Jhulan, Smriti and Mithali lead India towards victory against New Zealand The key for the hosts will be to put in a much-improved batting display and they seem set to stick with the top six in the hope that the openers Guptill and Munro especially can find some form in these final two matches after a tough series so far. [Full Article...]

New Zealand vs India, 4th ODI: Preview and predicted playing XI

New Zealand vs India, 4th ODI: Preview and predicted playing XI Either both Dinesh Karthik and Kedar Jadhav will feature in the playing XI or the team would give Shubman Gill a nod at No 3. # New Zealand have won the toss and opted to bowl first against India! . In the other camp, MS Dhoni was not yet fit, but he handed over a new cap to arguably one of the most exciting debutants in recent times . He should play the rest of the series. [Full Article...]

Darren Weir: Australian police raid top horse trainer's stables

Darren Weir: Australian police raid top horse trainer's stables Weir is Australia's most successful trainer and coached the 2015 Melbourne Cup victor Prince of Penzance, ridden by Michelle Payne who became the first woman to win the coveted trophy. His success of recent years is a far cry from his early beginnings in the sport, which saw him live alone in a caravan after becoming a stablehand at the age of 14. [Full Article...]

Luka Doncic has career-high 35-point triple-double in Mavericks' loss

Luka Doncic has career-high 35-point triple-double in Mavericks' loss Pascal Siakam's three-point play snapped a 108-108 tie with 3:56 remaining as the Raptors recovered from a seven-point deficit early in the fourth quarter. "Then with a burst, he was into the paint". The Mavericks' free-throw shooting (23 of 34 for 67.6 percent) also burned them down the stretch. "It's a bit of an uncharacteristic thing". [Full Article...]


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