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USMNT fails to make a statement in Bruce Arena's first game back USMNT fails to make a statement in Bruce Arena's first game back
- January 31, 2017

The United States had few scoring chances Sunday against a young Serbia team, the first game for the Americans since Jurgen Klinsmann was sacked in November after losing two World Cup qualifiers. He opened with a tie against Australia in 1998 and was sacked following the team's first-round elimination in a loss to Ghana at the 2006 World Cup, then returned to Major League Soccer and led the LA Galaxy to three league titles. (more...)
Leicester's Leonardo Ulloa outlines frustration at Claudio
- January 31, 2017

It is thought Leicester are unwilling to sell Ulloa to a top-flight rival, particularly with rumoured suitors Sunderland being involved in the relegation battle with them. Claudio Ranieri , however is insistent Ulloa will remain a Foxes player for the rest of the season. 'I know he is very, very anxious but we don't change our mind, ' Ranieri said when asked about the potential sale of Ulloa. (more...)
New Zealand v Australia, I ODI, Auckland
- January 31, 2017

Stoinis finished with the best bowling figures of 3-49, but his game was nowhere near finished. With both captain and vice-captain missing, wicketkeeper Matthew Wade will lead Australia, who are likely to recall Aaron Finch and Shaun Marsh to the XI. (more...)
Vincent Trocheck posts four points in NHL All-Star Game Vincent Trocheck posts four points in NHL All-Star Game
- January 31, 2017

The players on the winning team will split a $1 million purse. "It's all surreal right now", Simmonds said of being named the MVP in his return to L.A. I was kind of a little bit starstruck. There was symbolism to be found all over the place here. I'm 28 now. I've been in Philadelphia for the last six years. (more...)
Rahm first-time PGA victor at Torrey Pines
- January 31, 2017

He sent it off to the left and made sure it reached the crest then watched it peel off to the right and start tracking back to the left until it disappeared into the hole on the final turn for an eagle, the winning shot Sunday at the Farmers Insurance Open and one he won't forget. (more...)
'Love Incredible' Marks Camila Cabello's Debut As Solo Artist
- January 31, 2017

Camila Cabello , formerly of Fifth Harmony , made her first talk show appearance since abruptly leaving the group in December. Camila Cabello has officially put her Fifth Harmony days behind her. The girls were aware of my feelings through the long, much needed conversations about the future that we had during tour. Camila Cabello has been in the spotlight ever since the break up, and frankly beforehand as well. (more...)
Stops to Super Bowl LI Stops to Super Bowl LI
- January 30, 2017

My exact words were, "Are you insane?" More importantly, he became the 13th different Falcon to catch a touchdown pass in 2016. Ryan threw for 503 yards and four touchdown passes in the game (to four different receivers). Yeah, the Falcons have no chance. "As coach tells us, put all that crap that you have to deal with in the drawer, put it all away for one more week, because we need you guys at your best because we need to be at our best". (more...)
Predicted Liverpool Lineup vs Chelsea: Klopp to make late Mane decision Predicted Liverpool Lineup vs Chelsea: Klopp to make late Mane decision
- January 30, 2017

His ability to win games single-handedly makes him arguably Chelsea's biggest threat. Firmino will now head to court on Wednesday - allowing him to play against Chelsea . Now he faces the reverse fixtures, with his side hosting Arsenal on Saturday. "We don't have the number of players in this moment now of this quality so that was the reason and that's why we said, 'okay he starts and then another player can come on.' It's been too intense in the last few weeks for him". (more...)
Heat roll over Pistons for seventh straight win Heat roll over Pistons for seventh straight win
- January 30, 2017

Detroit was up 91-90 to start the fourth quarter before Miami limited the Pistons to just 12 points while scoring 26 in the final period. "That's what's good to see". "We had time off to prepare and figure ourselves out and hone in on what's going to separate us from other teams in the fight from teams that are going to fade", Jackson said. (more...)
Mane denied early Liverpool FC return, claims Klopp Mane denied early Liverpool FC return, claims Klopp
- January 30, 2017

I really think we should try and to make the best of the base we built. "Then we'll think about Arsenal". And Conte was pleased with his squad players' performances as Chelsea reached the fifth round. "I'm not scared of the young players". But Klopp has claimed that efforts to fast-track Mane's return to Melwood were denied as he faces a challenge to be included against the Premier League leaders. (more...)
Australia vs New Zealand 2017, 1st ODI - 5 Talking Points Australia vs New Zealand 2017, 1st ODI - 5 Talking Points
- January 30, 2017

Australia's tour of New Zealand will kick start on Monday, January 30 as the two sides square off in the first of three ODIs. Standing in for incumbent skipper Steve Smith, Australian captain Aaron Finch won the toss on his maiden outing as captain on Monday and chose to bowl. (more...)
Major League Baseball punishes Cardinals for hacking Astros
- January 30, 2017

Just like the men he eventually hacked - general manager Jeff Luhnow and Sig Mejdal of the Astros - he was an outsider pursuing a career in baseball when he left a doctoral program at the University of MI to join the Cardinals in 2009. Louis would face. The Cardinals fired Correa in 2015 after their own internal investigation. Michael Chu, the assistant US attorney who prosecuted Correa, said in the unsealed documents that Correa was motivated in part by jealousy of Mejdal, his former ... (more...)
Federer wins Australian Open by beating Nadal Federer wins Australian Open by beating Nadal
- January 30, 2017

He needed another five break points on Nadal's next service game before the Spaniard finally cracked as Federer sealed the title with a forehand victor that Hawk-Eye confirmed hit the line. Not until the fifth set did Nadal impose his own brand of brilliance on the contest, only for Federer to somehow find another level and surge to victory. (more...)
Conor McGregor On Floyd Mayweather Fight: "This Is Happening"
- January 30, 2017

UFC president Dana White recently talked about the idea of Floyd and Conor fighting. Discussing the incredible interview, Joe Rogan discussed the significance of McGregor's latest announcement and how the sport of MMA is eventually going to evolve to a point wherein it will become "what boxing is". (more...)
Rex Ryan to join ESPN 'Sunday NFL Countdown' for Super Bowl Rex Ryan to join ESPN 'Sunday NFL Countdown' for Super Bowl
- January 30, 2017

Ourand also says this makes ESPN the front-runner to sign Ryan if he does not find a coaching job he likes. The bombastic, opinionated Ryan always made for compelling television, even as a coach during his time with the Bills and New York Jets. (more...)
Chelsea launch improved £4 million bid for Celtic goalkeeper Craig Gordon
- January 30, 2017

It's important to understand this. This season, Begovic has not started a single game for Chelsea in the Premier League though he did make 5 starts in the EFL Cup and the FA Cup. Brendan Rodgers recently confirmed the Blues" interest in the Scotland global and didn't rule out a possible move away, before adding that the initial offer that the Blues had tabled was "nowhere near' Celtic's valuation of the player. (more...)
All-time greats defy odds to set up dream final All-time greats defy odds to set up dream final
- January 30, 2017

Universal praise has been heaped on Australian Open champion Roger Federer and beaten finalist Rafael Nadal after the two veterans turned back the clock by contesting Sunday's Melbourne final. Nadal might be five years younger but has been on tour since his late teens and the effort required for his attritional playing style puts tremendous strain on his body. (more...)
Sunderland close in on shock double deal: Medicals set for today
- January 30, 2017

Meanwhile, fringe players Oumar Niasse and Tom Cleverley were loaned out to Hull and Watford respectively, as was Gerard Deulofeu, who joined AC Milan until the end of the season. Patrick van Aanholt's £14m move to Crystal Palace, where he will be reunited with Sam Allardyce, leaves a spot vacant at left-back in Moyes' starting XI. (more...)
Braves' Sean Rodriguez, family involved in Miami auto wreck
- January 30, 2017

Atlanta Braves infielder Sean Rodriguez and his family were involved in a vehicle crash that hospitalized the player's wife and children, the team confirmed. The police cruiser burst into flames upon impact, and the driver died at the scene. Rodriguez's wife was in fair condition Sunday while their children were in serious but stable condition, according to WSVN-TV in Miami. (more...)
Real Madrid stretch Liga lead with win over Real Betis
- January 30, 2017

Madrid has won just one in their last five games. After half-time, Los Blancos improved, and Cristiano Ronaldo added a second goal. Mateo Kovacic scored the opener after 38 minutes, his first league goal this season. Alongside Toni Kroos and Mateo Kovacic , Casemiro is the ideal foil for his more creative partners in midfield. Bet365 will be live streaming the game for United Kingdom based customers and offer a home win at 1/4 (1 .25) while the visitors can be backed at 9/1 ... (more...)