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Sports Ryan Mason forced to retire due to head injury
Author: 0 Ryan Mason forced to retire due to head injury

Gary Cahill has offered his condolences to Ryan Mason after the midfielder was forced to retire from football on medical advice following the head injury he suffered during Hull City's Premier League match at Chelsea in January 2017 .

Sports Eric Radford takes gold and Adam Rippon bronze in team skating
Author: 0 Eric Radford takes gold and Adam Rippon bronze in team skating

Canadian figure skater Eric Radford became the first openly gay Olympic champion in the history of the Winter Games, by virtue of his role among Canada's gold medalists in team figure skating . I literally feel like I might explode with pride. When he was selected to go to the games last month, Rippon became the first openly gay United States athlete to be selected to participate in the Winter Olympics.

Sports Engler: ESPN's MSU report 'a sensationalized package'
Author: 0 Engler: ESPN's MSU report 'a sensationalized package'

Some professors have criticized the selection of John Engler, a former governor of MI, as interim president there. Supply chain management professor Shawnee Vickery made a motion to amend the agenda to change the stated reason for the vote of no confidence to the board's failure to prevent the abuse of ex-MSU doctor Larry Nassar.

Sports Here's the moment Slovenia ripped out Team USA's heart in OT
Author: 0 Here's the moment Slovenia ripped out Team USA's heart in OT

A team who have earned a reputation for punching above their weight, Slovenia captain Jan Mursak tied the game with under two minutes to go by tapping home a rebound and scored the victor less than a minute into sudden-death overtime. Blaz Gregorc, who had a goal and an assist for Slovenia, fired shot on goal from the point. The Americans outshot Slovenia 11-3 in the first period.

Sports Olympic snowboard champion White says proud to change sport
Author: 0 Olympic snowboard champion White says proud to change sport

The message as clear as the blue skies above: Take that. He's won a pair of Olympic golds, and his score in the halfpipe from the Turin Olympics in 2006 still stands as the record. Then White laid down his 98.25. James, who fired up much of the debate by questioning White's flawless 100 at a World Cup meet last month, before admitting to feeling "shafted" by some of the scores he received, eased into qualification contention with an 89-point first run.

Sports John Morris, Kaitlym Lawes and Alex Gough earn Olympic firsts for Canada
Author: 0 John Morris, Kaitlym Lawes and Alex Gough earn Olympic firsts for Canada

After Canada scored a pair in the fifth end and stole a pair in the sixth the Swiss waved the white flag, conceding the gold to Lawes and Morris with two ends still to play. The teams play a maximum eight ends as opposed to 10, and there is no shot-calling skip as in the four-player, single sex format of the sport. Team Canada could actually have got more , but Lawes was heavy with her final stone and went right through the house.

Sports Virat Kohli, after series win, promises SA no favors in final ODI
Author: 0 Virat Kohli, after series win, promises SA no favors in final ODI

The visitors' batsmen have taken responsibility throughout with captain Virat Kohli striking two centuries and opener Shikhar Dhawan also reaching three figures. Another bad mix-up saw Ajinkya Rahane get run out by Morne Morkel for just eight runs. With 236 on the board by the 43rd over, India were looking at a total close to 300 but Lungi Ngidi triggered a collapse, having Rohit and Hardik Pandya caught behind off successive deliveries, before getting a well set Iyer in his next over.

Author: 0 Real Madrid legend tips PSG star Neymar to make Bernabeu move

Tebas was speaking like a scorned lover who had just been walked out on and the reason his message was so bitter was because Neymar mattered. Los Blancos have had a nightmare season trying to defend their La Liga crown as they sit third in the table.

Sports Tiger Woods returns to Riviera Country Club for Genesis Open
Author: 0 Tiger Woods returns to Riviera Country Club for Genesis Open

That's something we tried to do in Chicago one year but we were a little bit off the pace. "Tiger hasn't played in such a long time so he'll obviously get a lot of attention", said Johnson. He played really well in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Justin Thomas: Started his season by winning the first ever CJ Cup @ Nine Bridges, and has since gone 11th-T22-T14-T17.

Sports Snowboard sensation Chloe Kim makes Winter Games debut
Author: 0 Snowboard sensation Chloe Kim makes Winter Games debut

By the time Kim came up for her third run, she already knew a gold medal was hers as the rest of the pack had failed to best her first score, but she wasn't going home without landing those back-to-back 1080's and making a run at a ideal, 100-point, score.

Sports Second Alpine postponement means Shiffrin starts with slalom
Author: 0 Second Alpine postponement means Shiffrin starts with slalom

PYEONGCHANG , South Korea-Winter weather at the Winter Olympics is to be expected. "They were looking at how strong the wind is, visibility and fairness of course", Kristofic said. "We do a really risky sport and this was really not a showcase of what these women can do", she added. Skaardal added that FIS had "a very good opportunity" of hosting the two women's races on "favourable days for the forecast".

Sports Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool can challenge Europe's best
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool can challenge Europe's best

Robertson is hoping the duo continue to fire away in the knockout rounds. LIVERPOOL are bookies' favourites to manage an away win. Bobby's got his 20th. And while 4-1 and 5-0 defeats to Tottenham and City respectively show that Liverpool are capable of self-destructing, their overall record against the best is excellent under Klopp's reign.

Sports American Emily Sweeney Walks Away From a Terrifying Luge Crash in Pyeongchang
Author: 0 American Emily Sweeney Walks Away From a Terrifying Luge Crash in Pyeongchang

Sue Sweeney, centre, the mother of Emily Sweeney of the United States, cries out as her daughter crashes on the final run during the women's luge final. "I knew I wanted to continue being an athlete, but I didn't want to only be an athlete". Sweeney lost control around Curve 9, the track's most treacherous spot, and then began careening all over the track.

Sports Warriors F Inexperienced (finger) out Monday vs. Suns
Author: 0 Warriors F Inexperienced (finger) out Monday vs. Suns

He chose to let his players coach the timeout huddles on Monday night against the Suns . "As coaches our job is to nudge them, guide them, we don't control them". They needed a new voice. And while playing the Suns helped revitalize the Warriors defense it also did wonders for a couple struggling players.

Sports Luke Wilson and golfer Bill Haas involved in fatal vehicle crash
Author: 0 Luke Wilson and golfer Bill Haas involved in fatal vehicle crash

The BMW's driver and the six-time PGA Tour victor were initially transported to a hospital in serious condition. Wilson, 46, was driving northbound in the 500 block of Chautauqua Boulevard when the Ferrari clipped his Toyota FJ SUV and then collided with the BMW, NBC Los Angeles reported.

Sports Sky and BT retain Premier League rights in £4.46bn deal
Author: 0 Sky and BT retain Premier League rights in £4.46bn deal

There is still the possibility of a digital platform winning some matches, however, as two packages totalling 40 games remain unsold and the Premier League said "multiple bidders" have expressed an interest in acquiring them. "It is already challenging to sign up to both BT Sports and Sky Sports , but had an online giant got involved that would have meant another billing relationship and destination".

Sports Jerry Jones Miserable Over Eagles' Super Bowl Win
Author: 0 Jerry Jones Miserable Over Eagles' Super Bowl Win

Despite these impending decisions, the city of Philadelphia can now celebrate knowing they won the Super Bowl . This was an all-time great offensive game, but I don't think that makes it one of the best Super Bowls in history. Who know, maybe if Brady didn't get sacked in the fourth quarter, the Patriots would be parading around Boston right now. Nick Foles and company quenched the half-century football drought, reminding Philly why its nickname is the City of Brotherly Love.

Sports Manchester City can clinch Premier League title against Manchester United
Author: 0 Manchester City can clinch Premier League title against Manchester United

This kind of form has helped the Citizens essentially have one hand on the Premier League trophy while success in every other competition they're involved in is still a possibility at present. At the end, if you get an individual honour it is attractive. "If the 10 minutes that happen at Anfield last month, happen in the Champions League we are out".