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Sport Riyad Mahrez: Leicester winger says team-mates stood by him
Author: 0 Riyad Mahrez: Leicester winger says team-mates stood by him

Leicester City have confirmed Riyad Mahrez's Facebook account was hacked after a post emerged announcing his retirement. It is behind me. "Moving forward, I want to try to give my best for the team". The club handled it very well. Mahrez's 97th-minute free-kick rescued a point for Leicester against Bournemouth last weekend, and the Algeria global insists his mind is "focused on Leicester" and their remaining fixtures.

Sport I'm Mourinho's sergeant at Manchester United, claims Lukaku
Author: 0 I'm Mourinho's sergeant at Manchester United, claims Lukaku

And Lukaku , who has scored eight goals in his past 11 matches in all competitions after a barren run when his form and confidence dropped, says he has a "soldier mentality" that appeals to Mourinho . Jose Mourinho will be hoping that Sanchez can deliver against Liverpool , but Hamman is expecting another cagey performance from United to mirror that put in during a 0-0 draw at Anfield back in October.

Sport Kohli, Rohit, Dhawan bag million-dollar BCCI contracts
Author: 0 Kohli, Rohit, Dhawan bag million-dollar BCCI contracts

Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan , fixtures in India's limited-overs sides but always fighting for a spot in the Tests, made it to the newly introduced A+ category alongside captain Virat Kohli , Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah . The BCCI has also trimmed the contract list from 32 to 26. The remuneration for India's women cricketers also received a significant boost, with the top category raised from Rs.

Sport Robert Firmino: 'Liverpool can challenge anyone in the Champions League'
Author: 0 Robert Firmino: 'Liverpool can challenge anyone in the Champions League'

We are not afraid. And the 50-year-old insists this will also be a key factor if they are to be successful in the future. "You know Juventus have got that know how which would concern me". This is our first year when we had the opportunity to do it so I think we are in time. "If we continue in this way, with the entire squad displaying the ability and attitude that means they should start every game, we have a real chance of being successful together".

Sport Uber's former CEO investing in tech start-ups
Author: 0 Uber's former CEO investing in tech start-ups

However, Travis Kalanick left Uber last June after a year full of scandals that started with Susan Fowler's revelations of the company's sexist culture. Previously, Kalanick stepped down as at Uber after a huge turbulent period and pressure from the company's shareholders. His move comes on the back of partly selling his 10% stake in the ride sharing company cashing in about $1.4 billion when Japanese investor SoftBank came on board.

Sport Monday NFL combine workouts
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However, his 4.23-second clocking in the 20-yard shuttle-a critical drill for a linebacker because it shows his change-of-direction agility-ranked fourth out of 15 linebackers that ran through that test. Defensive backs are the last group to finish out the drills . College film trumps 40-yard dash times . His vertical jump of 39.5 inches was the best among all defensive linemen and edge defenders at the combine, and he had the third-best 40-yard dash time (4.53 seconds) and was tied ...

Sport UCI boss wants Sky probe after 'unacceptable' doping report findings
Author: 0 UCI boss wants Sky probe after 'unacceptable' doping report findings

Lappartient addressed the recent report from the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport select committee, which described Sky's behaviour as having " crossed an ethical line ". Pic: BBCSir Bradley Wiggins and former Team Sky doctor Richard Freeman need to " come forward and tell the truth", says the team's ex-coach Shane Sutton .

Author: 0 UCL: Real Madrid, Liverpool Qualify For Quarter-Finals

Jurgen Klopp's side are out of contention for the top-flight title, but the Merseyside giants now hold a one-point advantage over third-placed Manchester United , who face Crystal Palace on Monday night. They are all good teams (left in the draw). Liverpool: There's a familiar name back in the quarter finals of the Champions League. Teams drawn first will play the first leg at home while teams drawn second will have what is considered a small advantage of having the second leg in front ...

Sport Oakland Raiders' Aldon Smith checks into rehab after alleged incident
Author: 0 Oakland Raiders' Aldon Smith checks into rehab after alleged incident

Smith's fiancee told TMZ that Smith checked into a rehab facility with the help of her parents. Smith left before police arrived to respond to the 911 call. The Chronicle reported that Smith has three previous DUI arrests. "I'm anxious about him", said a source close to Smith, according to TMZ Sports .

Sport 'Everybody stepped up:' Christian McCaffrey describes harrowing rescue in Castle Rock
Author: 0 'Everybody stepped up:' Christian McCaffrey describes harrowing rescue in Castle Rock

Over the weekend, he, his brother Max, and a friend helped save a man's life. "Seeing the human side of these incredible athletes", Smoker said, "it's just really been humbling to see what they're willing to do". It was only when the brothers showed up at the hospital a day later that Dan Jr. realized one of his dad's rescuers was an National Football League star.

Sport OJ Simpson Watch His 'Confession' To Murdering Nicole
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Simpson gave to Fox in 2007 about how he would have hypothetically killed Nicole Brown Simpson . What he said got very odd when he said a friend named "Charlie" hypothetically came over to his house to tell him about Goldman and Brown and what was "going on over there".

Sport Man City's De Bruyne among the best in the world, says Hazard
Author: 0 Man City's De Bruyne among the best in the world, says Hazard

The Blues have proved capable of significant improvement after disappointing campaigns-they won the title past year having finished 10th the season before-and should Conte leave, his replacement may be more positive in the biggest games. You want to show everyone in the world watching how good of a player he is. "At the end there will be one victor, there are a few good players around".

Sport The Arizona Diamondbacks are bringing back the bullpen cart
Author: 0 The Arizona Diamondbacks are bringing back the bullpen cart

The Arizona Diamondbacks are going back to the future, and they're bringing back the bullpen vehicle. Using the golf cart will not be required. The Diamondbacks signed a sponsorship deal for the carts with OnTrac, a West Coast courier service, which will have its logo displayed on the vehicles.

Sport Martellus Bennett to Be Released by New England Patriots
Author: 0 Martellus Bennett to Be Released by New England Patriots

ESPN reported that the team is releasing the tight end, who played in two games last season after being picked up on waivers from Green Bay. The Patriots released Martellus Bennett today. Bennett also played for the Patriots in 2016, when he had 55 catches for 701 yards and seven touchdowns. The craziness for Bennett started back in October when he wrote on social media that he planned to retire following the 2017 season .

Sport Richard Sherman to Speak With Seahawks Management About His Future With Team
Author: 0 Richard Sherman to Speak With Seahawks Management About His Future With Team

Any future discussions with the Seahawks regarding his future will continue while Sherman is in Vegas. However, a tweet from ESPN's Josina Anderson indicated that Sherman denied the reports. Releasing Sherman would clear $11 million in cap for the Seahawks while furthering their youth movement, as Sherman turns 30 later this month. Revis played one year with the Patriots, who ironically beat Sherman in the Seahawks in the Super Bowl in February of 2015.

Sport Aston Martin, Red Bull debut track-only Valkyrie AMR Pro at Geneva
Author: 0 Aston Martin, Red Bull debut track-only Valkyrie AMR Pro at Geneva

Meanwhile, the automaker confirmed the Valkyrie AMR Pro will still be able to hit 225 miles per hour, even in high-downforce track configuration. The AMR Pro tips the scales at 1000kg, meaning it produces at least 1100bhp per tonne. "We've told a few of its secrets, but by no means all", teased Newey. "I'm starting to get used to some of the extraordinary things Adrian (Newey), Red Bull Racing, Aston Martin and all our exceptional technical partners - now including Mobil 1 and Esso as ...

Sport United star compares Palace comeback to Fergie era
Author: 0 United star compares Palace comeback to Fergie era

But goals from Chris Smalling , Romelu Lukaku and Matic sealed a massive comeback win Manchester United . Townsend hit a one-touch shot with his left foot, sailing it into the upper right corner of the net in the 11th minute. But within three minutes, Palace punished slack defending to go 2-0 up. Of course, eight games is no sample size at all in the context of a four-year contract, and even the biggest names take time to settle.

Sport Klopp grants Salah a day off after 16-minute cameo
Author: 0 Klopp grants Salah a day off after 16-minute cameo

It should not be a big surprise. "I think you see how we play, we play as a team - both going forward and defending as well". Next round will be very hard, that is clear. Reds manager Jurgen Klopp has insisted that he is not taking the tie for granted and will make only two-three changes to his starting eleven for the game.

Sport MPJ: Michael Porter Jr. to return in SEC tournament
Author: 0 MPJ: Michael Porter Jr. to return in SEC tournament

LOUIS-For the first time since the opening two minutes of the season, Michael Porter Jr . will play for Missouri. But I'd be surprised if he played 30 minutes. "Unless Mike says otherwise, that's what it is", Martin said. Martin's squad will await the victor of the first round matchup between Georgia and Vanderbilt.

Sport Peyton Manning Selling Ownership Stake In Papa John's
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Former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning recently sold Papa John's restaurants in Denver two days before the National Football League named Pizza Hut as an official sponsor. By January 1, Schnatter was no longer the CEO of Papa John's. "The NFL has hurt us by not resolving the current debacle to the players' and [team] owners' satisfaction", he said in a conference call with investors.

Sport Rams trading LB Ogletree to Giants
Author: 0 Rams trading LB Ogletree to Giants

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported that the Rams offered linebacker Alec Ogletree to the Chiefs as well. He was taken with the No. 30 pick in 2013. The fifth-year veteran was a force for the Rams over the past two seasons. Here are five things to know about the Giants new middle linebacker in Ogletree.

Sport Ross Taylor fights leg injury to score 181 in massive chase
Author: 0 Ross Taylor fights leg injury to score 181 in massive chase

Williamson and Taylor rebuilt with an 84-run partnership before England's star all-rounder Ben Stokes dismissed the New Zealand captain at 45 in the 17th over. Latham eventually fell in the 42nd over, belatedly caught by Ali off the bowling of Curran (2-57) with New Zealand still needing 63 to win. Taylor entered the crease when the scoreboard read 2 for 2, with Martin Guptill and Colin Munro gone for zero.

Sport Attackers Attempt to Saw Off Legs of South African Triathlete
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The attack reportedly happened in the early hours of Tuesday in Durban while Gwala was on a training ride . A South African triathlete was ambushed by people who did not want any valuable items, but instead pulled him into the bushes and tried to remove his legs.

Sport 5 players who impressed the 49ers at the NFL Scouting Combine
Author: 0 5 players who impressed the 49ers at the NFL Scouting Combine

For a player with uneven game film, it's been a very rough time in Indy. Still, there are spots (linebacker, tight end) they're thinner at than others, and we previewed them a week ago . They will have options no matter who the Browns take first. Given his height he had to display the footwork and agility to handle rushers that should expect to gain leverage on the taller tackle.

Author: 0 Australia closing in on a win

Starc picked up the Player of the Match award for his efforts in Durban where he tormented the hosts with a fine display of aggressive, fast and accurate swing bowling . After losing the One-Day and T20 series against India, South Africa has been lost their momentum of winning in their hometown. Australia powered toward a big victory in the opening Test as South Africa fell apart on the fourth day on Sunday in a collapse epitomised by the run out of AB de Villiers for a duck.