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Sports Tottenham boss Pochettino responds to Rooney's claim about Kane
Author: 0 Tottenham boss Pochettino responds to Rooney's claim about Kane

Kane is now one of the world's best footballers and has reportedly become a priority target of Spanish club Real Madrid , who will be looking to find a replacement for Karim Benzema at the end of the season. "If we are not pushing that sport into a very rigid structured - with the VAR, with being focused too much on the small actions like this". "This might sound odd, but it really was like this light flicked on inside my head...

Sports Crystal Palace boss Hodgson: Allardyce never apologised. Too late now
Author: 0 Crystal Palace boss Hodgson: Allardyce never apologised. Too late now

Allardyce was filmed referring to Hodgson as "Woy" during the meeting with undercover reporters posing as businessmen which brought an abrupt end to his spell as England manager in 2016. That news is a major blow to Palace's survival hopes, not least because they have not won a league game without Zaha since September 2016. Providing an update on the situation during a press conference held before the trip to Everton , Hodgson claimed it was realistic to expect that Zaha will be missing ...

Sports Kohli is a genius, says Miandad
Author: 0 Kohli is a genius, says Miandad

The hero of Pakistan cricket, who once in the 1986 Austral-Asia Cup at Sharjah Cricket Stadium hit the last ball for a six to defeat India in the final, Miandad was quoted in an interview: "Kohli is a genius who is the best batsman in the world".

Sports Marcus Smart Reportedly Not Traded by Celtics at 2018 NBA Deadline
Author: 0 Marcus Smart Reportedly Not Traded by Celtics at 2018 NBA Deadline

Denver's defense is bottom-10 in the league, and Smart's addition would help that. Boston is seeking a first-round pick in exchange for fourth-year guard Marcus Smart in the hopes of flipping that pick for either Clippers sixth-man extraordinaire Lou Williams or Grizzlies guard Tyreke Evans , according to Marc Stein of The New York Times .

Sports 2nd Test: Sri Lanka Bounce Back As Bowlers Dominate Opening Day
Author: 0 2nd Test: Sri Lanka Bounce Back As Bowlers Dominate Opening Day

Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test Day 2 Live Cricket Score: Suranga Lakmal took two wickets on Day 1. Liton Das , on 24, and nightwatchman Mehedi Miraz, on five, were batting at close of play. "It is a definitely result-oriented wicket, and the match, given its current state, may not go to the fifth day". Lakmal continued to pitch it in a similar spot, until one moved back in off the seam and clattered into the top of off - Mushfiqur shouldering arms again.

Sports Pat Shurmur focused on Minnesota Vikings QB coach Kevin Stefanski
Author: 0 Pat Shurmur focused on Minnesota Vikings QB coach Kevin Stefanski

DeFilippo, 39, beat out five candidates for the job , namely Kevin Stefanski, who was the Vikings' quarterbacks coach last season and spent the last 12 years with Minnesota. Last offseason, the Eagles blocked DeFilippo from an interview with the Jets , because they wanted to provide stability for Wentz. After two years at San Jose State, he returned to the Raiders as quarterbacks coach from 2012-14.

Sports Arsenal complete Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang signing for club-record fee
Author: 0 Arsenal complete Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang signing for club-record fee

Giroud moved across London on deadline day after Chelsea coughed up £18m to secure his signature. "Of course I can join Micki in this team, so I'm really happy to be here in this great team", he added. German World Cup victor Mesut Ozil gave Arsenal a big boost by finally agreeing a new contract that will see him become the highest paid player in the club's history, according to the BBC , which said he would earn around £350,000 a week.

Sports Bracket outlook for Duke, North Carolina
Author: 0 Bracket outlook for Duke, North Carolina

Tar Heels' fans won't be surprised to learn that most recruiting analysts' early predictions are that Bacot will end up eight miles down the road in Durham with the Blue Devils. Duke has been ranked lower than 9th in only eight of those 30 most recently rivalry games; in each of those games, North Carolina was ranked in the top 10.

Sports Grizzlies asked for Saric in trade with Sixers
Author: 0 Grizzlies asked for Saric in trade with Sixers

The Grizzlies stood firm on their demand for a first-round pick, while the Celtics were only willing to offer up a pair of second-round picks and Guerschon Yabusele. In all cases, Memphis said no. Boston, Philadelphia and Denver would all benefit from Evans' scoring ability and versatility, and although a first-round pick is steep for a rental, none of them figure to be inside the lottery.

Sports Indianapolis Colts: 5 Reasons to move on from Andrew Luck
Author: 0 Indianapolis Colts: 5 Reasons to move on from Andrew Luck

Even if the Indianapolis organization seems confident in their quarterback's return for 2018, going through another situation like last season with Luck that resulted in the team winning just four games would be beyond frustrating for a team like the Colts .

Sports Toughest US Sanctions Yet Will Be Levied on N. Korea, Says Pence
Author: 0 Toughest US Sanctions Yet Will Be Levied on N. Korea, Says Pence

Sitting in the same stadium as VIP guests will be Kim Yo-jong, 28-year-old sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, and Kim Yong-nam, North Korea's nominal head of state. He is pushing South Korea to adopt a more hawkish stance toward the North and is warning against North Korean "propaganda" efforts at the games. The tough talk from the Trump administration sheds light on the gaps between American and South Korean diplomatic strategies toward the North.

Sports Beard: Deadline deals add needed depth for Pistons
Author: 0 Beard: Deadline deals add needed depth for Pistons

The Pistons pulled off their third trade in the past week and a half, and their second within hours of Thursday's 3 p.m. deadline, in acquiring forward James Ennis from the Grizzlies for Brice Johnson and a second-round draft pick. Detroit (27-26) has won five games in a row since the Griffin deal. At 6-foot-7, 210 pounds, Ennis has good size, defends well and is a 37-percent 3-point shooter in his four-year National Basketball Association career.

Author: 0 Valverde: Barcelona deserved to reach Copa del Rey final

Good evening and welcome to Sports Mole's live coverage as Valencia host Barcelona in the second leg of their Copa del Rey semi-final clash. Winners of the trophy in each of the last three campaigns, the Catalans will face Sevilla in the final set for the weekend of April 21 and 22.

Sports Nadal confirms participation at Queen's
Author: 0 Nadal confirms participation at Queen's

Nadal came into the 2008 event on the back of his fourth French Open title and beat Serbia's Novak Djokovic in the final at West London . It's claimed by The Telegraph that a United Kingdom tax regime that allowed revenue and customs to take a slice of player's sponsorship income played a part in the 2008 Wimbledon champion's decision not to enter.

Sports College hoops coach accused of sexual assault erupts at 'malicious lies'
Author: 0 College hoops coach accused of sexual assault erupts at 'malicious lies'

That defamation suit stemmed from Bell telling NCAA investigators in December 2017 that Pastner had sexually assaulted his girlfriend Jennifer Pendley , according to Dan Wolken of USA Today. Pendley to Josh and his wife which...prove Josh did not do any of the things Ms. Pendley now claims he did", Tompsett's statement also read. "Their false claims of assault are a last-ditch effort to continue an extortion and blackmail scheme that failed".

Author: 0 Kohli colossal again as India smash South Africa

Surprisingly apart from Kohli and Dhawan none of the Indian players such as Dhoni, Rahane , Jadhav, and Pandya clicked as they failed miserably in this match. "Look I am going to be 30 this year", said Kohli. Kohli said that there is a marked difference in how he approaches scoring runs when batting first and when chasing.

Sports 49ers, Jimmy Garoppolo agree to record five-year deal worth $137.5 million
Author: 0 49ers, Jimmy Garoppolo agree to record five-year deal worth $137.5 million

Per Mike Garafolo of The NFL Network , Garoppolo's deal is worth $137.5 million over five years. That performance undoubtedly raised Garoppolo's price tag, though Lynch said both sides agreed right after the trade to put off contract talks until after Garoppolo had a chance to settle in to his new surroundings.

Sports Winter Olympics 2018: What to Watch Today
Author: 0 Winter Olympics 2018: What to Watch Today

South Korea's Jang Hye Ji launched 18 days of competition at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Thursday (Feb 8) by sliding the first mixed doubles curling stone in Olympic history down the ice. Freeskier Alex Hall and Nordic combined skier Ben Loomis both parlayed medals in Lillehammer to spots on the 2018 U.S. Olympic Team. The first Olympic event will air live on NBCSN Wednesday, Feb.

Sports Winter Olympics: Former Badgers a two-time captain for women's hockey team
Author: 0 Winter Olympics: Former Badgers a two-time captain for women's hockey team

Women's ice hockey was introduced as an Olympic sport in 1998 at the Nagano Games. Carter hopes his Winter Olympics work and the participation of 10 African Americans on the USA team along with black athletes from Jamaica, Nigeria, Ghana and other nations will help put the myth about blacks and winter sports to rest.