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Sport Bradie Tennell and the Shibutanis help Team USA advance in team event
Author: 0 Bradie Tennell and the Shibutanis help Team USA advance in team event

The Shibutani siblings also skated in Sochi, where they finished ninth in ice dance, but this is their first time taking part in the team event at the Games. Bradie Tennell , the 2018 us national champion, placed fifth in her Olympic debut. United States of America figure skating announced Adam Rippon will compete in the men's free skate, and Mirai Nagasu will skate in the ladies' free skate.

Sport Real's Ronaldo hits top form ahead of PSG clash
Author: 0 Real's Ronaldo hits top form ahead of PSG clash

They did just that after 27 minutes when a brilliant turn by Asensio unlocked Sociedad's defence and Marcelo crossed for Ronaldo to slam home from close range. The objective was to gain confidence and we did that. Malaga, rooted to the bottom of the table, have picked up two points in their last eight games.

Sport Conte tells Chelsea: 'Don't be stupid'
Author: 0 Conte tells Chelsea: 'Don't be stupid'

My task is this. I can speak about him very well, as a person and a coach. "I'm not thinking for one moment about the possibility to go away from this club", he said. "I think we can talk about two different games". But I am not jealous or envious of other managers. Everyone knows his job, his work. At the same time , I have great respect for everyone's opinion.

Sport Mikaela Shiffrin ready to sock it to them
Author: 0 Mikaela Shiffrin ready to sock it to them

Mikaela Shiffrin begins her quest for multiple Olympic gold medals in the giant slalom. Germany's Viktoria Rebensburg is bidding for a second gold and third medal in the discipline having won in Vancouver at the age of 20 and picked up a bronze in Sochi .

Sport William Byron leads Daytona 500 practice on opening day
Author: 0 William Byron leads Daytona 500 practice on opening day

Byron turned a lap of 210.681 miles per hour in Saturday afternoon's practice at Daytona International Speedway. Could the third time be a charm for Truex Jr., after leading the DAYTONA 500 previous year with two laps to go and finishing second in 2016? His lap of 44.625 measured at 201.681 miles per hour narrowly ahead of Ricky Stenhouse Jr's lap of 44.632.

Sport UFC 221 Results: Yoel Romero Knocks Luke Rockhold Out UFC…
Author: 0 UFC 221 Results: Yoel Romero Knocks Luke Rockhold Out UFC…

UFC president Dana White reportedly responded to a text message from ESPN reporter Brett Okamoto, saying, "Yes", the plan is for Romero to face Whittaker next. But he didn't win a belt for his efforts. However, Romero had an extra two hours of weight cutting and will have to fight less than 24 hours later. Rockhold will look to push a pace to tire Romero out and eventually get him on his back.

Sport Four-goal hero Aguero salutes Kevin De Bruyne
Author: 0 Four-goal hero Aguero salutes Kevin De Bruyne

The Algerian took the long route to the top of the football world, but following a stellar campaign during Leicester City's against-the-odds Premier League title triumph in 2015/16, the entire football world knew his name. "We can try and do absolutely everything", Guardiola told the BBC . "Every time we dropped points this season, the next game we won, which is so important".

Sport Seamus Coleman injury update delivered by Sam Allardyce
Author: 0 Seamus Coleman injury update delivered by Sam Allardyce

Sam Allardyce says it is time for Everton to improve on their poor away form. After a goalless first-half, Everton eventually broke the deadlock thanks to Sigurdsson whose low shot from the edge of Palace's box took a slight deflection off a defender before beating Wayne Hennessey in goal.

Sport Virginia, Villanova, Xavier, Purdue top preliminary NCAA bracket preview
Author: 0 Virginia, Villanova, Xavier, Purdue top preliminary NCAA bracket preview

Michigan State - which now holds an overall record of 24-3 and has gone 12-2 in Big Ten play - was not ranked a No. 1 or No. 2 seed . The show only projected the top four seeds in each region. Michigan State beat No. 3 Purdue at home on Saturday to win its eight straight game and move to 24-3 overall. The official tournament bracket will be revealed on Sunday, March 11.

Sport Winter Olympics 2018: Chris Mazdzer wins historic silver in men's singles luge
Author: 0 Winter Olympics 2018: Chris Mazdzer wins historic silver in men's singles luge

The 28-year-old Loch was on the verge of history in Pyeongchang, where he was just seconds away from becoming the sport's first four-time gold medallist. He shot out of the starting gate and barreled down the course, sliding flawlessly down the hill. Mazdzer, who describes himself as a goofball who knows how to flip the switch to serious when he needs, beamed after crossing the finish line.

Sport Parrot, McMorris win silver and bronze in men's slopestyle for Canada
Author: 0 Parrot, McMorris win silver and bronze in men's slopestyle for Canada

Compatriot Mark McMorris pushed Parrot all the way, qualifying with the second highest score from heat two. But according to the Olympian, his family was celebrating in a different way. That's all I could ask for. "I was honestly jaw-dropped..." "At this point, I am happy with my result, but the performance was a bit tough, probably because it was my first time on the Olympic ice", she told the media.

Sport Laidlaw recalled to Scotland side for France clash
Author: 0 Laidlaw recalled to Scotland side for France clash

Laidlaw, returning to the Scotland nearly exactly a year after injury against France in Paris, is a vice captain as John Barclay retains the lead job. "He's back in form and it's a credit to him it is so quickly (after injury)". Experienced Irish official John Lacey takes charge of this match and is assisted by Nigel Owens ( Wales ) and Paul Williams (New Zealand).

Sport South Africa's ANC official urges patience during Zuma exit talks
Author: 0 South Africa's ANC official urges patience during Zuma exit talks

Mantashe said ANC officials would meet on Saturday to discuss the transition, but Zuma will not be part of the meeting. Zuma's spokesman did not respond to calls seeking comment. Outside the church Ramaphosa told a throng of awaiting journalists: "They were praying for us and they were praying that we should have wisdom, have total commitment to the people of South Africa and that is what we were praying for".

Sport Liverpool beat Saints as Firmino and Salah hit target
Author: 0 Liverpool beat Saints as Firmino and Salah hit target

Karius, easily the busier of the two goalkeepers, was tested again just before the half-hour mark, halting Guido Carrillo's header from a James Ward-Prowse cross. The pressure on the hosts had increased with earlier victories for Newcastle and Huddersfield, over Manchester United and Bournemouth respectively, that left Saints back in the bottom three.

Sport Frank Reich has agreed to become the Colts' next head coach
Author: 0 Frank Reich has agreed to become the Colts' next head coach

He was offensive coordinator of the San Diego Chargers before joining the Eagles in 2016. What they're certainly considering doing first is promoting running backs coach Duce Staley to offensive coordinator and wide receivers coach Mike Groh to quarterbacks coach.

Sport Canada medals in slopestyle
Author: 0 Canada medals in slopestyle

Talking after winning bronze, McMorris reflected on his journey from near-death to worldwide headline maker. "I'm on a cloud even thought there's not really clouds there, but yeah, it's my first Olympic medal, it's a little check next to that, it's mission accomplished for me here, and I'm really happy", Parrot said.

Sport Harry Kane heads Tottenham to victory over Arsenal
Author: 0 Harry Kane heads Tottenham to victory over Arsenal

Kane's second half header was the difference between the sides but it failed to tell the whole story of a match that showed how far the wind has shifted in Tottenham's direction. "This season, if you look at the table, it is a very important game", mentioned Wenger at the pre-match press conference. That makes it much more hard now but we have to fight for as long as we have a mathematical chance.

Sport Kremlin looking forward to CAS ruling on Russian athletes
Author: 0 Kremlin looking forward to CAS ruling on Russian athletes

But when 15 of them applied to take part in Pyeongchang , the International Olympic Committee refused to give them invitations. The IOC had said it wouldn't invite athletes previously banned for doping. Among them is the short-track speed skater Viktor Ahn , a six-time Olympic champion and a legend in the sport. The Applicants also challenge the IOC decision refusing to invite them to participate in the 2018 Olympic Winter Games.

Sport Mourinho 'confused' by debate over Pogba's position
Author: 0 Mourinho 'confused' by debate over Pogba's position

Now in second place and trailing runaway leaders Manchester City by a massive 13 points, the Red Devils' most realistic chances of silverware would be the FA Cup and the UEFA Champions League. He joins Eric Bailly and Zlatan Ibrahimovic on the injured list, with Jose Mourinho hopeful the latter duo will be fit before the end of February, per David McDonnell at the Mirror .

Sport Guardiola hails performance of 'amazing talent' Aguero
Author: 0 Guardiola hails performance of 'amazing talent' Aguero

RIYAD MAHREZ is on the Leicester bench for their clash against Manchester City after returning to training yesterday. We have lost time and now it's important to look forwards. The league leaders are unbeaten in 25 league games at home since December 2016 (W20, D5). It's unclear whether or not he will be in contention, but if he is, then he'll certainly be looking to prove a point to Pep Guardiola .

Sport Ben Simmons still disappointed over All-Star snub
Author: 0 Ben Simmons still disappointed over All-Star snub

But Mr Watts wasn't finished there, saying another overlooked Australian could be proof of a wide-ranging, anti-Aussie conspiracy that goes all the way to the top of the National Basketball Association. We should particularly recognize South-Sudanese Australians Thon Maker and Mangok Mathiang for their extraordinary achievement of not just reaching the pinnacle of their profession, but overcoming the challenges that they needed to confront in arriving in Australia as refugees.

Sport South Korea's President holds historic meeting with Kim Jong-un's sister
Author: 0 South Korea's President holds historic meeting with Kim Jong-un's sister

It was a raucous and historic night mixing sports and politics on an global stage for a second straight night in this remote region of South Korea . "But we'll make up for that weak point for the next game". Kim Yo Jong is the first member of the ruling Kim family bearing the bloodline of the sacred Mount Paektu, a centrepiece of the North's idolisation and propaganda campaign, to cross the border into the South since the 1950-53 Korean War.

Sport Without Russ and Melo, Thunder Lose at Lakers
Author: 0 Without Russ and Melo, Thunder Lose at Lakers

Without a true point guard, the Thunder's offense sputtered and didn't score in the second quarter until the 7:38 mark. Hart 4-9 0-0 10, Randle 8-16 1-1 17, Lopez 4-14 1-2 9, Ingram 7-11 2-2 19, Caldwell-Pope 7-10 3-3 20, Kuzma 6-15 2-2 16, Brewer 3-6 0-0 6, Bryant 1-3 0-0 2, Zubac 2-6 3-3 7, Caruso 0-4 0-0 0, Ennis 0-0 0-0 0, Payton II 0-2 0-0 0.

Sport Pyeongchang 2018: il medagliere in diretta
Author: 0 Pyeongchang 2018: il medagliere in diretta

Cerimonia inaugurale alle Olimpiadi invernali di Pyeongchang . Sugli spalti a fare il tifo le cheerleader vestite di rosso. L'autore sarà don Gionatan De Marco, direttore dell'Ufficio per la pastorale per il turismo e lo sport della Cei, che scriverà agli azzurri in gara.

Sport Jones backs Joseph to put 'heat' on Wales's Patchell
Author: 0 Jones backs Joseph to put 'heat' on Wales's Patchell

Jones will be hoping that their usually stalwart defence recovers to its peak with Ben Te'o dropped following his disappointing game last week. Jones has transformed the dispirited squad he inherited from Stuart Lancaster in November 2015, following a forgettable home Rugby World Cup, into a winning machine.