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Sport Dancing with the Stars' all-athletes season: Who's most likely to win?
Author: 0 Dancing with the Stars' all-athletes season: Who's most likely to win?

This season of Dancing With The Stars is sure to be extra competitive, as the competition's roster is full of former Olympians and professional athletes. To make this athlete's edition extra special, the show invited three Olympic figure skaters, a former Los Angeles Lakers player and a gold medal-winning Olympic snowboarder, among others.

Sport Jordan Zimmermann exits start after taking line drive to the face
Author: 0 Jordan Zimmermann exits start after taking line drive to the face

Gardenhire, catcher James McCann and head athletic trainer Doug Teter were the first to reach him. Trainers immediately ran out to the mound and eventually got up and walked off the field. He's got a strong jaw'. "My jaw wasn't peeled in like it was the first time it happened", Zimmerman told the Detroit Free Press . "I think I got lucky".

Sport Con Mazzarri e Ljajic il Torino ferma l'Inter
Author: 0 Con Mazzarri e Ljajic il Torino ferma l'Inter

Il fischio finale sancisce così il successo granata, il terzo consecutivo in campionato e il pesante k.o. dell'Inter, che in caso di vittoria della Lazio a Udine scivolerebbe al quinto posto. Al 10′ e' ben piu' complicata la parata di Handanovic . I fatti si commentano da soli, basta vedere i valori della squadre che ho allenato e i risultati che ho ottenuto nella mia carriera.

Author: 0 Spurs vs. Warriors set for first round of 2018 National Basketball Association playoffs

It's the first time since 1997 - and only the third time since the National Basketball Association went to this postseason format in 1983 - that two teams will play on the season's final day in such a situation. Sunday's NBA Playoffs schedule brings four more games. Eastern Time as LeBron James and the No. 4 seed Cleveland Cavaliers host the No. 5 seed Indiana Pacers.

Sport Knicks will at least try to make Jay Wright their head coach
Author: 0 Knicks will at least try to make Jay Wright their head coach

The Knicks fired second-year coach Jeff Hornacek , according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Is Garth under contract for another 10 years and you just don't want to buy him out? In addition, Associate Head Coach Kurt Rambis has been relieved of his coaching duties.

Author: 0 Transfer Rumour: Chelsea midfielder Danny Drinkwater considering summer exit

Antonio Conte's place is beneath elevated scrutiny following Chelsea's 1-1 home attract opposition to West Ham, which means the defending Premier League champions have acquired merely 5 of their closing 20 matches in all competitions. Willian could again be a key figure for Chelsea next season. Midfield: N'Golo Kante will no doubt keep his place in the middle of the park but I think we could see Conte decide to freshen it up alongside the French worldwide.

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Author: 0 Mattis says: "I believe there was a chemical attack in Syria"

At the United Nations, Syrian U.N. Ambassador Bashar Ja'afari told reporters that two teams of investigators from the global chemical weapons watchdog are due to arrive in Syria on Thursday and Friday to look into the Douma incident. On Monday, the Russian Defense Ministry claimed that Israel bombed a Syrian military base in response to the chemical attacks . "We have forces in the field as you know in Syria and the use of chemical weapons in Syria is not something we should assume that, ...

Sport UEFA Champions League semifinal draw: How to watch
Author: 0 UEFA Champions League semifinal draw: How to watch

Pep Guardiola's team were blown away at Anfield, losing 3-0, before losing 2-1 at the Etihad Stadium. The Bundesliga champions are in the last four, after a 2-1 aggregate win over Sevilla. Juve 'keeper Gianluigi Buffon was sent off for protesting the decision , but Cristiano Ronaldo kept his cool to send Madrid through to the last four.

Sport 76ers demolish Bucks for 16th straight victory
Author: 0 76ers demolish Bucks for 16th straight victory

The Timberwolves will enter their first playoff appearance in 14 years as the No. 8 seed in the Western Conference and will face the Houston Rockets. With or without Embiid, the 76ers are streaking into the postseason as the hottest team in the National Basketball Association.

Sport Tyson Fury Returns June 9th After Agreeing Promotional Terms With Frank Warren
Author: 0 Tyson Fury Returns June 9th After Agreeing Promotional Terms With Frank Warren

The British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC) lifted Fury's suspension in January after UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) backdated a two-year ban for testing positive for the steroid Nandrolone in 2015. Timing, reflexes, everything is better than it's ever been. American TV giants Showtime, who broadcast Joshua and Wilder's fights stateside, have lent their backing to a potential undisputed title fight.

Sport Rashford told 'Man Utd best place for you; look at Lingard'
Author: 0 Rashford told 'Man Utd best place for you; look at Lingard'

Rashford has made 97 appearances under Mourinho, improving his game and maturing as an individual in the process. The 20-year-old was linked with a shock Old Trafford exit earlier this week, with reports claiming the England global has been growing increasingly frustrated with Jose Mourinho of late.

Sport Betts hits slam, Red Sox rout Yankees, 14-1
Author: 0 Betts hits slam, Red Sox rout Yankees, 14-1

The Yankees pen would come in and shut down the Red Sox for the remainder of the game to end the Sox 9 game winning streak and even up the series at two games apiece. Down 8-6, the Astros loaded the bases with one out in the ninth against Fernando Rodney (1-1). Odubel Herrera also went 2-for-4 with a pair of doubles, an RBI and run for the Phillies.

Sport Minnesota Timberwolves End 14-Year Drought, Clinch NBA Playoffs Spot
Author: 0 Minnesota Timberwolves End 14-Year Drought, Clinch NBA Playoffs Spot

The Timberwolves and Nuggets came into the last game of the regular season tied for the final playoff spot, making Wednesday night a virtual play-in game for a postseason berth. After the game, the Nuggets' official Twitter account congratulated the Timberwolves, who will take on the Houston Rockets in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs.

Sport Thousands gather for Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's memorial
Author: 0 Thousands gather for Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's memorial

In our series of letters from African writers, Ghanaian journalist Elizabeth Ohene shares her admiration for Winnie Madikizela-Mandela as South Africa holds a memorial service the anti-apartheid campaigner. Although living far from each other in distant worlds, these were two profoundly radical, even revolutionary leaders whose withering analyses of their societies' racism endure to this day.

Sport Westbrook makes history with another triple-double season
Author: 0 Westbrook makes history with another triple-double season

At shootaround on Wednesday, Westbrook told reporters, "If you don't want [the rebound], I'ma get it". The Grizzlies haven't been in the best of form and they don't have a starting lineup most people can name, but they're capable of the upset with this being the last game of the season.

Sport IPL 2018 Match 6 DD vs RR Live Streaming
Author: 0 IPL 2018 Match 6 DD vs RR Live Streaming

It was a second straight loss for Daredevils. Delhi couldn't get too many runs in the first couple of overs and that made things really hard for them as they had very little time on hand. This is one of the best grounds in India. After 150 minutes of indecision and anticipation - will it stop raining, will match resume - the match officials finally decided that play can resume.

Sport UEFA Charge Guardiola, Liverpool After UCL Tie
Author: 0 UEFA Charge Guardiola, Liverpool After UCL Tie

Ever since their German manager Juergen Klopp took charge at Anfield 2-1/2 years ago, critics have questioned whether his team have the necessary defensive nous to go with their devastating forward line. In the eternal city yesterday both Messi and the rest of the team had an off night as the Catalan outfit were under the cosh from the off as Roma moved the ball around with objective and in Dzeko had the flawless striking foil who gave a masterclass in playing the game with his back to goal.

Sport Salah Might Be Available Against Man City, Says Liverpool Coach Klopp
Author: 0 Salah Might Be Available Against Man City, Says Liverpool Coach Klopp

City must overturn a 3-0 deficit in front of their home fans to progress to the semi-finals and Liverpool will be desperate to start their top goalscorer at the Eithad. " That's not to say he's a bad player, it's just the way Jose Mourinho sends his teams out, in my opinion, doesn't get the best out of Alexis Sanchez ".

Sport Kane set to find out who scored that goal against Stoke
Author: 0 Kane set to find out who scored that goal against Stoke

The Panel have released a statement confirming that Kane's appeal has been accepted and the goal has been awarded to the 25-year-old hitman. However, Kane argued that he had touched the ball before it went in after towering above the defence.

Sport MHS' boys tennis team thinking big
Author: 0 MHS' boys tennis team thinking big

The men's open qualifying standards are 11.30 seconds (100 meter run), 23.00 seconds (200m run), 53 seconds (400m run), 2:12.00 (800m run); 4:45.00 (1,500m run), 19:00.00 (5,000m run), 40:00.0 (10,000m run), 1:25:00 (half marathon), 19.00 seconds (110m hurdles), 1:05.00 (400m hurdles), 1.60 meters (high jump), 5.6m (long jump), 11m (triple jump), 35m (discus), 11m (shot put), 22m (hammer throw), 45m (javelin), and 3,500 points (octathlon).

Sport Virgil van Dijk raves about Liverpool FC boss Jurgen Klopp
Author: 0 Virgil van Dijk raves about Liverpool FC boss Jurgen Klopp

Aymeric Laporte saw a long-range strike in anger nearly deflected into the top corner by Dejan Lovren but soon afterwards, Liverpool netted a second when Firmino dispossessed Otamendi on the touchline before advancing into the penalty area and hitting the ball into the net off the inside of the post.

Sport Champions League: Real Madrid coach Zidane focused on Juventus
Author: 0 Champions League: Real Madrid coach Zidane focused on Juventus

Gianluigi Buffon , on perhaps his final Champions League appearance before retirement, was sent off for his protests but Ronaldo stayed calm and slammed the spot-kick past substitute goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny into the top corner. It was the first time Madrid was down 3-0 in the Champions League since losing 4-0 at Liverpool in the round of 16 in 2008-09. I could've told the referee anything at that moment, but he had to understand the degree of the disaster he was creating.

Sport Luis Severino may have tipped his pitches vs. Red Sox Tuesday
Author: 0 Luis Severino may have tipped his pitches vs. Red Sox Tuesday

The pitching matchup for the middle game of the series Wednesday night saw Masahiro Tanaka scheduled to pitch for NY. At least against the Floridians, Boston were in some close games. That double - if they blew the game on a night with two brawls - would have been brutal even with the calendar still in early April. Gary Sanchez cracked a pair of two-run homers and Giancarlo Stanton showed signs of life at the plate as the Yankees battled past the Red Sox, 10-7, in almost four hours ...

Sport Andres Iniesta 'hurting' after surprise Champions League exit
Author: 0 Andres Iniesta 'hurting' after surprise Champions League exit

Barcelona's stunning Champions League loss to Roma serves as a warning to Arsenal as they prepare to defend the same advantage against CSKA Moscow in the Europa League. "I am responsible absolutely, I am the visible head of the team and it was down to me". We had hopes of winning the Champions League and they've been dashed.

Sport Commonwealth Games athletes urged to respect visas as Cameroon competitors abscond
Author: 0 Commonwealth Games athletes urged to respect visas as Cameroon competitors abscond

It's not the first time Australia has dealt with cases of missing global athletes, mostly from African nations, suspected of fleeing in a bid to seek asylum. Prolific shooter Abdullah Hel Baki did not disappoint, delivering the country's first silver in these Games in the air rifle event on April 8 while Ummey Zakia Sultana went close to winning a second medal in the women's air rifle event.

Sport Real Madrid needed a goal to advance. Cristiano Ronaldo came through
Author: 0 Real Madrid needed a goal to advance. Cristiano Ronaldo came through

The German team, which sealed the Bundesliga title at the weekend, are through to a sixth Champions League semi-final in seven seasons. "If you concede in the first minute, your head goes down, and it gives them life", Zidane said. "It was a very long game and it serves as a lesson that in football nothing is guaranteed and that we have to fight until the end", Ronaldo said. "In view of the two legs both teams would have deserved to move on to the next phase".

Sport Alta tensione in Siria: jet russi sorvolano nave militare USA
Author: 0 Alta tensione in Siria: jet russi sorvolano nave militare USA

Il presidente americano Donald Trump e la premier britannica Theresa May "hanno concordato di non consentire che si continui a usare armi chimiche ", stando al colloquio telefonico avuto dai due leader e riferito dalla Casa Bianca. I cieli della Siria a quanto si apprende sono stati immediatamente sgombrati da qualsiasi tipo di aereo civile. Dopo l'incontro ravvicinato di ieri fra jet russi ed il cacciatorpediniere statunitense Donald Cook , Mosca ha ribadito l'intenzione di non far ...

Sport Antonio Rudiger aims thinly-veiled dig at players after West Ham draw
Author: 0 Antonio Rudiger aims thinly-veiled dig at players after West Ham draw

I think that was the first chance they had. "Chicha" has come on, after being on the other side of the world and being poorly, and we're so glad he was fit and got that vital goal", he told Sky Sports . The famed West Ham academy may have slowed down in recent years, but one talent who is keeping fans excited is 20-year-old Browne. "We dominated the game and created many, many chances to score but we didn't and that explains our season".