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Sports Quick-fire 11-second goal lifts Tottenham past Man Utd
Author: 0 Quick-fire 11-second goal lifts Tottenham past Man Utd

We tell the young players to always anticipate. United went into the contest without conceding a goal in 2018, but it took just 11 seconds for that run to come to an end. "We're sure he's going to help us", Pochettino told the BBC. The Portuguese said: 'Spurs are one of the top teams in the country - not a title contender because they are too far away, but I say honestly they are a Champions League contender.

Sports ABC uncovers massive leak of classified government documents in second-hand cabinet
Author: 0 ABC uncovers massive leak of classified government documents in second-hand cabinet

ASIO officers retrieved papers in Canberra, Melbourne and Brisbane late Thursday evening, which had been temporarily stored in safes on ABC premises. The former Prime Minister also claimed the risks referred to in the cabinet document refer to "financial and administrative risks to the program for the Commonwealth" and "not safety risks to workers".

Sports Ben Simmons, Jaylen Brown send cryptic tweets after another All-Star snub
Author: 0 Ben Simmons, Jaylen Brown send cryptic tweets after another All-Star snub

Washington Wizards all-star point guard John Wall is expected to miss 6-8 weeks due to a knee procedure, according to Washington Post's Candace Buckner . But hey, who knows, maybe Simmons and Brown were simply watching entertaining TV shows or playing video games, and that's what they were reacting to around the exact moment that the Drummond announcement happened.

Sports Brown clutches a triple to surprise Denver with Celtics win
Author: 0 Brown clutches a triple to surprise Denver with Celtics win

That's what the Celtics will try to deal with when they host the New York Knicks on Wednesday night as Boston plays the first of three straight games at TD Garden. Mason Plumlee had 16 points and eight rebounds before leaving with a strained right calf in the fourth. "We had a chance, but we didn't take it". Brad Stevens has maintained all season that as much as he wants the Celtics to win every time they step on the floor, adding growth and experience is just as important.

Sports Tottenham Hotspur agree fee with Paris Saint-Germain for Lucas Moura?
Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur agree fee with Paris Saint-Germain for Lucas Moura?

But, when asked by Sky Sports yesterday if there was an update on the situation, the Argentinian said: "I saw him on your channel, but there is not too much to say". PSG have to sell to balance the books or else fall foul of UEFA's financial fair play rules following the world-record acquisition of Neymar and the loan signing of teenage French starlet Kylian Mbappe last August.

Sports Diane Lane, Greg Kinnear Join 'House of Cards' as Production Resumes
Author: 0 Diane Lane, Greg Kinnear Join 'House of Cards' as Production Resumes

Photo Robin Wright , Michael Kelly and Kevin Spacey , from left, in the fifth season of " House of Cards ". When the allegations came out, Spacey deflected the news by publicly coming out as gay. Considering the nature of the show, perhaps they'll be a pair of elite D.C. spin doctors ushered in to smooth out the kinks of Underwood's disappearance? In addition, House of Cards won two Golden Globes and was nominated six times.

Sports Texas Rangers probe facility the place Larry Nassar handled athletes
Author: 0 Texas Rangers probe facility the place Larry Nassar handled athletes

The Karolyi Ranch in Walker County, Texas , was the national training center for USA Gymnastics until the organization recently cut ties with it amid the sexual abuse scandal involving Larry Nassar . The Walker County Sheriff's Office is already investigating. He said he was bringing the Rangers into the matter because the "criminal action has been implicated across multiple jurisdictions and states".

Sports Man Utd would help Ibrah leave By
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However, United have happy recent memories of visits to Wembley, including last season's League Cup final triumph over Southampton and the FA Cup win over Crystal Palace in May 2016. He should start his first Premier League game in United jersey. "The difference now is the league is a lot more stable than it was 15-20 years ago".

Sports Supply: Wall (knee) might be out two months
Author: 0 Supply: Wall (knee) might be out two months

A report from ESPN set the 2-month timeline, while a Washington Post report has Wall set to miss 6 to 8 weeks. Tomas Satoransky has served as the team's backup at point guard of late, but he's a natural small forward. (He was voted in as a starter in 2015.) In his absence, the National Basketball Association, which decides all injury replacement matters, will likely elevate either Ben Simmons or Kemba Walker into his spot.

Sports Super Bowl LII Verified Tickets Available Now On NFL Ticket Exchange
Author: 0 Super Bowl LII Verified Tickets Available Now On NFL Ticket Exchange

Mary Twite is a Minnesotan through and through. The Super Bowl LIVE concerts give us a chance to highlight and celebrate this quilt of musical genres in our home state. Clark said they worked hand in hand with Minneapolis Police to modify their training curriculum-certified by the Department of Homeland Security-to be tailored specifically for Super Bowl 52 volunteers.

Sports Jurgen Klopp makes admission that will surely worry Liverpool fans
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp makes admission that will surely worry Liverpool fans

Coutinho left Liverpool for Barcelona earlier this month in a £146m deal and Klopp's side have lost two of the three matches they have played since his departure. I don't think Phil would have helped a lot in this situations. "Nothing else to say about that", Klopp said. "After each defeat, if you learn from it then it makes a little bit of sense".

Sports Laporte Set For Manchester City Medicals On Monday Ahead Of £57million Transfer
Author: 0 Laporte Set For Manchester City Medicals On Monday Ahead Of £57million Transfer

The Mancunians hit the valuable defender's £ 57m release clause, which subsequently crushes their former club transfer record of £55m which acquired them the services of Kevin De Bruyne in 2015. The 23-year-old centre-back is expected to travel this evening to Manchester ahead of signing a six-year deal with the Premier League leaders. Local journalist Nika Cuenca has also tweeted, saying "Laporte is a Manchester City player".

Sports Action Express takes Rolex 24 victory as reliability woes end Alonso's hopes
Author: 0 Action Express takes Rolex 24 victory as reliability woes end Alonso's hopes

The team of Ryan Briscoe, Richard Westbrook and Scott Dixon won and defeated their sister vehicle, which was the defending class champion. Filipe Albuquerque, Joao Barbosa and Christian Fittipaldi led Action Express' #5 Mustang Sampling Racing entry to victory in the Rolex 24 at Daytona on Sunday night as Formula 1 star Fernando Alonso endured a tough sports vehicle racing debut.

Sports Jose Mourinho will allow Zlatan Ibrahimovic to leave Manchester United this month
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho will allow Zlatan Ibrahimovic to leave Manchester United this month

Ibrahimovic has barely featured for United this season, mostly down to injury, and with the recent acquisition of Alexis Sanchez it seems now that Mourinho has already replaced the big Swede up front. Carrick is set to retire and join United's coaching staff and Ibrahimovic looks very unlikely to be at Old Trafford next season but Mourinho is still hopeful of keeping Fellaini.

Sports Newcastle miss out as Liverpool confirm Sturridge to WBA
Author: 0 Newcastle miss out as Liverpool confirm Sturridge to WBA

Sturridge has started only five Premier League games this season. Sturridge had appeared to be in line to seal a similar loan switch to Newcastle United earlier on Monday. Newcastle, meanwhile, now sit 15th in the Premier League and just a point above the relegation places. "It is not possible". Inter have seemingly played down speculation over Sturridge's potential arrival over the last 24 hours, with director of football Piero Auselio quoted by Calciomercato as saying; ...

Sports Beckman To Reveal Miami MLS Plans Monday
Author: 0 Beckman To Reveal Miami MLS Plans Monday

Garber added that the league was "committed to bringing Miami the elite-level soccer team, stadium and fan experience it richly deserves". "With David Beckham , Marcelo Claure , Jorge and José Mas, Masayoshi Son and Simon Fuller leading the way, we know the right people are in place and the time is right for Miami to become a great Major League Soccer city".

Sports Premier League club to make £150 million bid for Eden Hazard
Author: 0 Premier League club to make £150 million bid for Eden Hazard

In case you didn't know. . Chelsea FC are now third as they at least seek a top-four finish this season in the top flight. Chelsea will not want to let it run down to within two years of expiring, as that would see the winger's value depreciate and the balance of power shift over to the player.

Sports Jury convicts man in shooting death of ex-NFL player Joe McKnight
Author: 0 Jury convicts man in shooting death of ex-NFL player Joe McKnight

He is expected to be sentenced on March 15. Prosecutors said after the trial they were happy with the verdict and that McKnight's family was satisfied as well. Former Jets and Chiefs running back Joe McKnight was fatally shot by Ronald Gasser in a New Orleans suburb December 1, 2016. He also played a season in the Canadian Football League, spending two games with the Edmonton Eskimos and three with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

Sports Kendrick Lamar wins early Grammy award in race against Jay-Z
Author: 0 Kendrick Lamar wins early Grammy award in race against Jay-Z

Beyond the night's headlining names, there's the distinct chance that history will be made at this year's awards. The two stars won three awards each during the pre-telecast on Sunday. Who will win: This is a very hard category to pin down. They'll have Bruno Mars joining the competition in the following categories: Record of the Year , Album of the Year , and Song of the Year [Jay-Z competing].

Sports Wigan send West Ham crashing out
Author: 0 Wigan send West Ham crashing out

West Ham were not the only top-flight side to flounder in England's famous knock-out tournament, however, as Tottenham Hotspur were eight minutes from tumbling out at League Two (fourth-tier) Newport County until a Harry Kane tap-in salvaged a 1-1 draw.

Author: 0 IPL Auctions: Stokes, Starc get huge bids, Gayle goes unsold

K.L. Rahul and Manish Pandey earned ₹11 crore each, while the Australian trio of Chris Lynn, Mitchell Starc and Glenn Maxwell all attracted bids of at least ₹9 crore. Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan started at a base price of Rs 1 crore and went for double that amount to Hyderabad after a short tussle with Rajasthan and Kolkata.

Sports Chelsea v Newcastle United
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Midfielder Willian is out with a hamstring injury, but Cesc Fabregas may return from a similar problem. "Fabregas trained with us today and tomorrow I will check his physical condition and form". "For me, it is very important to understand quickly the reason we lost". This competition is very hard. "There is also an opponent and the opponent has the same ambition".

Sports Cousins tears left Achilles, awaiting MRI
Author: 0 Cousins tears left Achilles, awaiting MRI

We're just tapping into it. That's the tough part. "We just have to keep going, that's all we can do", team mate Anthony Davis told reporters. "It's going to be an emotional time for him but he has us". Houston tied it at 104-104 on Luc Mbah a Moute's layup with 2:34 to go. Cousins will miss the remainder of this National Basketball Association season added those sources .

Sports Moreno returns but Sturridge is left out against West Brom
Author: 0 Moreno returns but Sturridge is left out against West Brom

Even though Liverpool suffered a disappointing 1-0 loss to bottom-placed Swansea City in the Premier League on Monday night, it was their first defeat in 19 games in all competitions. Liverpool would be willing to accept a negotiate a two-year loan deal worth £1.75million with the obligation to buy for £25m. We make our prediction on the FA Cup fourth round at Anfield.

Sports Woods marks return with a level-par 72 in FI Open
Author: 0 Woods marks return with a level-par 72 in FI Open

Woods will tee off from the first hole at Torrey Pines' South Course at 6.40pm United Kingdom time alongside Patrick Reed and Charley Hoffman. Had it gone in, it would have been his first ace on the PGA Tour since the 1998 Sprint International.

Sports Ings set for first start in over two years
Author: 0 Ings set for first start in over two years

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp reveals that goalkeeper Simon Mignolet will return to the starting lineup for the game with West Bromwich Albion in the FA Cup fourth round. "Nobody told me something about his knee". That was their first defeat since October and Klopp will be demanding an immediate response as he looks to try and win his first trophy on Merseyside.

Sports Barcelona do not specify price of departing Javier Mascherano
Author: 0 Barcelona do not specify price of departing Javier Mascherano

Barcelona had revealed on Tuesday that the Argentina global was leaving the club after seven-and-a-half years but did not initially say where he was going. "I am grateful for the gesture by the board", Mascherano said. Primera DivisionJavier Mascherano's move to Hebei China Fortune from Barcelona has been confirmed , with the Argentinian poised to leave on Friday.

Sports NBA, sports betting industry at odds over 1% 'integrity fee'
Author: 0 NBA, sports betting industry at odds over 1% 'integrity fee'

But such a proposal - which also has been floated in the in state legislature as it considers its own sports gambling framework - was greeted with skepticism that bordered on hostility Wednesday in NY. Spillane said that those states enacted legal sports betting because of the NBA's support in 1992. "We can all agree that the 25-year ban on sports wagering has been a failure in every regard", Freeman told the Daily News .

Sports Australian Open: Nadal bows out as Edmund shocks Dimitrov
Author: 0 Australian Open: Nadal bows out as Edmund shocks Dimitrov

At the end of the third set, Edmund wins this set with a score of 6-3 and he was only one step away from playing his first Grand slam Semi-final. In the semi-final, Kyle Edmund will have another mammoth task on his hands as he faces either Marin Cilic or Rafael Nadal .

Sports Arsenal swap Sanchez for Mkhitaryan, make huge profit
Author: 0 Arsenal swap Sanchez for Mkhitaryan, make huge profit

Sanchez arrived at Carrington after lunchtime on Sunday to undergo a medical. Sanchez posted a video on social media earlier today showing him boarding a private jet which was bound for Manchester as he prepared to finalise his switch to United .

Sports Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis Selected To First All Star Game
Author: 0 Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis Selected To First All Star Game

The starters from both the Eastern and Western Conferences were announced last week . Another player who was not happy in not being named to the All-Star reserves in the Western Conference is LA Clippers sixth man Lou Williams . He is averaging 23.3 points, 6.7 rebounds, 2.3 blocks and 0.8 steals per game. Those East rookie All-Star reserves join a group that owns a combined 19 All-Star appearances among them.

Sports Netanyahu: US must mediate between Palestine and Israel
Author: 0 Netanyahu: US must mediate between Palestine and Israel

A senior White House official said top negotiators for the Trump administration, Jared Kushner, a senior adviser and the president's son-in-law, and Jason Greenblatt, Trump's special representative for global negotiations, had not spoken to Palestinian leaders since just before Trump's December 6 announcement.

Sports Halep hammers Pliskova for final four spot
Author: 0 Halep hammers Pliskova for final four spot

Tattoed Pliskova, 24, stands 1.86 metres tall (6ft 1in) and used her height to serve more aces than any other player on the WTA Tour previous year. Kerber is in scintillating form, having won the lead-up Sydney International, and will face either Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska or Taiwan's Hsieh Su-wei for a place in the quarter-finals.

Sports Newport's Moore to chase Olympic dream in South Korea
Author: 0 Newport's Moore to chase Olympic dream in South Korea

After months of missile and nuclear tests and a war of words between Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the two Koreas agreed this month to march jointly at the opening ceremony under a unified flag. "And the most important value we want to deliver through the ceremonies is peace", said executive creative director of Olympic Ceremonies Seung Whan Song.

Sports Jon Rahm clinches CareerBuilder Challenge golf title after four playoff holes
Author: 0 Jon Rahm clinches CareerBuilder Challenge golf title after four playoff holes

In addition to his P750 irons , Rahm added a P790 3-iron to the bag in place of his 5 wood , a change he made just this week for the tournament. As for Rahm, he will defend his title next week at Torrey Pines riding a hot streak. They missed long birdie tries on the third extra hole, the par-4 10th. After making an eagle and 11 birdies on the par 5s the first three days, Rahm settled for four pars in the final round, with the Pete Dye-designed layout playing tougher with many pin ...

Sports England beat Australia by 16 runs, seal series 3-0
Author: 0 England beat Australia by 16 runs, seal series 3-0

Buttler raised an 83-ball hundred from the last delivery of the innings as they crossed 300 - a score that looked unattainable for most of the proceedings. "I don't know what it is, but not many balls were hitting the middle of my bat which was disappointing ..." Josh Hazlewood and Pat Cummins made a difference though in their return to the fold, but Mitchell Starc went wicketless.

Sports Australian Open 2018: Melbourne's extreme heat set to bite
Author: 0 Australian Open 2018: Melbourne's extreme heat set to bite

The Austrian lost a tie-break in the opener but fought back to win 6-7 (6-8) 3-6 6-2 6-2 6-3. And given the 36-year-old has now played 1383, not to mention exhibitions, that's quite a lot. Will Ferrell channeled his famous Anchorman persona for a hilarious post-match interview of Roger Federer at the Australian Open . Struff has split his last eight matches on hard court.

Sports Australian Open 2018: Djokovic comes though Monfils test in blazing Melbourne heat
Author: 0 Australian Open 2018: Djokovic comes though Monfils test in blazing Melbourne heat

In a statement, the Australian Open said: "The health of our players is of paramount concern, but we need to be consistent with the outside courts so some don't get an unfair advantage". Don't miss out on the coverage of the Australian Open over the next two weeks! Wawrinka, 32, was attempting to make the third round for the 10th consecutive year.

Sports Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza felled in Melbourne
Author: 0 Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza felled in Melbourne

This was Sharapova's first appearance at the Australian Open since 2016, when she tested positive for meldonium and later was handed a 15-month ban. Kerber celebrated her 30th birthday with a 6-4 6-1 win over Donna Vekic as she made it an impressive 11 wins in a row to start the season.

Sports National Football League says overseas troops can watch playoff games despite shutdown
Author: 0 National Football League says overseas troops can watch playoff games despite shutdown

On Sunday, the American Forces Network announced it will be back open for business, one day after the government shutdown forced it off the air. The Jacksonville Jaguars take on the New England Patriots at 12:05 p.m. As ProFootballTalk pointed out , there will still be ways for service members to watch the games online, but that does not count for much for those stationed in places without fast internet.

Sports Top seed Rafael Nadal too strong for Damir Dzumhur
Author: 0 Top seed Rafael Nadal too strong for Damir Dzumhur

It was supposed to be Rafael Nadal's first test of the Australian Open . Kyrgios defeated Jo Wilfried-Tsonga in the third round and was mostly well-behaved, a far cry from some of the antics he has pulled in the past, including a suspension in October 2016 for not trying during a match in Shanghai, and a heavily-criticized on-court exchange with Stan Wawrinka in 2015.

Sports Fit-again Sharapova focusing on positives despite Australian Open exit
Author: 0 Fit-again Sharapova focusing on positives despite Australian Open exit

After two comfortable wins the five-time major victor was growing in confidence, but she had no answers for Kerber, who is on a 12-match winning streak in a kind of comeback of her own after a sliding down the rankings past year. "It was not easy, but I just kept playing". Sixth seed Karolina Pliskova remained on course for a semifinal clash with Halep as she beat fellow Czech Fed Cup teammate Lucie Safarova 7-6 (7-6), 7-5 to move into the fourth round.

Sports Halep downs Davis in marathon but the Barty party is over
Author: 0 Halep downs Davis in marathon but the Barty party is over

The final set alone lasted 2 hours, 22 minutes as both women pushed their bodies to the limit. "I think it was also a very tough second round, for me the toughest I could get". As well, it was Federer's 90th match win at Melbourne Park. Ranked 72nd in the world, Osaka's next challenge comes in the form of Halep, and the Japanese joked she was feeling exhausted just watching the Romanian's gruelling clash with Davis.