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Sports Ex-coach Barry Bennell guilty of further child sex abuse
Author: 0 Ex-coach Barry Bennell guilty of further child sex abuse

Former Manchester City youth coach Steve Fleet told The Guardian he spoke out to stop the club hiring Bennell for a full-time role after hearing rumours he was "dodgy". "We suggest Mr Bennell is a child molester on an industrial scale", prosecutor Nicholas Johnson said in his closing speech, "and that's why he went to these lengths to get so many lads round to his house".

Sports Danica Patrick Joining Ed Carpenter Racing for Final Indianapolis 500
Author: 0 Danica Patrick Joining Ed Carpenter Racing for Final Indianapolis 500

Racer reports that while speaking to press in Daytona, Patrick apparently inadvertently confirmed that she'd be racing at Indy with Ed Carpenter Racing . All the pieces fell into place when the team gave Spencer Pigot a full-time ride in the #21 vehicle, and locked in rookie Jordan King as a road-course driver for the #20.

Sports Denver selected as NFL Draft finalist for 2019 or 2020
Author: 0 Denver selected as NFL Draft finalist for 2019 or 2020

The Browns formally announced their partnership with the Pro Football Hall of Fame , located in Canton, and the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission and the group's bid to host the event in August previous year. "We look forward to further dialogue about the possibilities", said Matthew Payne, executive director of the Denver Sports Commission in a statement.

Sports CM Punk Is Already Favored Big Over Floyd Mayweather In The UFC
Author: 0 CM Punk Is Already Favored Big Over Floyd Mayweather In The UFC

He's not on anything. However, he is now ranked number three in the WBC's bantamweight rankings and it will be interesting to see whether Petch is handed a world title shot before reaching Mayweather's 50-0 milestone. UFC President Dana White recently also claimed at a press conference that Khabib and Ferguson will be definitely competing for the Undisputed Championship , however, the promotion is yet to confirm anything further on this developing news.

Sports Larry Fitzgerald to return to Cardinals for 2018 season
Author: 0 Larry Fitzgerald to return to Cardinals for 2018 season

That's a huge boost for an Arizona squad that finished 8-8 last season, since Fitzgerald was the most productive receiver. But with coach Bruce Arians and quarterback Carson Palmer retiring this offseason, it was unclear whether Fitzgerald would be back as the club braces for a complete reboot on offense.

Sports Rockets vs Timberwolves: Houston aims for ninth straight victory
Author: 0 Rockets vs Timberwolves: Houston aims for ninth straight victory

Kyrie Irving had a game-high 33 points and eight assists to pace the Celtics. Bogdan Bogdanovic paced Sacramento with 20 points and five assists while Garrett Temple added 13 points off the bench. Houston's supercharged offense is powered by 42 three-point attempts per game, which leads the National Basketball Association by a wide margin. Trailing by 11, the Rockets used a 15-3 run to take their first lead at 35-34.

Sports Winter Olympics: The couples spending Valentine's Day in PyeongChang
Author: 0 Winter Olympics: The couples spending Valentine's Day in PyeongChang

They returned it to their program last month after Alexa missed most of last season with an intestinal disorder that required three abdominal surgeries, and the hard element came to symbolize the completion of her recovery. The Knierims, of course, are not alone in overcoming trials of various degrees to get here. Their highlight came in the short program of the three-day event , when they skated next after gold-medal favorite Nathan Chen had bombed but propped up USA medal hopes with an ...

Sports Milwaukee jail staffers charged in inmate's dehydration death
Author: 0 Milwaukee jail staffers charged in inmate's dehydration death

Three of Sheriff David Clarke's former staffers face charges in a dehydration related death of a detainee in the Milwaukee County jail that occurred almost two years ago. Thomas was arrested after he allegedly fired a gun at a group of men standing outside, leaving one with a nonfatal injury that required surgery. Other inmates said that his water supply was turned off as a form of punishment, according to the newspaper.

Sports Four bold predictions (plus one guarantee) for the 60th Daytona 500
Author: 0 Four bold predictions (plus one guarantee) for the 60th Daytona 500

This will be Fontaine's seventh Daytona start. It's time to fire up the engines again at Daytona International Speedway, and this time, all the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers get to take part. "If you talked to me in 2015 and told me that in 2018 I was going to be driving the 88 auto for Hendrick Motorsports , I would have called you nuts", Bowman said.

Sports Mkhitaryan loves playing with best friend Auba
Author: 0 Mkhitaryan loves playing with best friend Auba

But he is not just relieved, he is ecstatic, especially as he gets the chance to play with one of his best mates from Dortmund, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. I am very happy to have him here and I think all the fans are happy to see him in an Arsenal shirt. "I love playing with him". As Arsenal prepare for a trip to Sweden to play Ostersunds FK in the Europa League , they will have to do it without a number of key players.

Author: 0 All five goals from Liverpool's demolition of Porto

The third was the best of the bunch, though, as he drilled a shot past Sa from outside the box. Klopp said that, for him, the high point of the game was when they were 2-0 ahead in the first half and Mohamed Salah won the ball back in midfield.

Sports Real Madrid eye Alderweireld move
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The Argentine signed a new five-year deal in 2016 worth £5.5m a year. Today, the latest on Toby Alderweireld .... Given that is more than affordable for the likes of Real, Manchester United , Manchester City and Chelsea , Spurs need to get him tied to new terms soon or cash in on him this summer, when they will still be able to demand an adequately hefty fee.

Sports Winter Olympics hit by cyber-attack
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The website for the Games crashed, with visitors unable to print tickets or view information for about 12 hours. The wifi in the Pyeonchang Olympic stadium also stopped working along with televisions and internet at the main press centre.

Sports Leicester boss Puel: Mahrez explanation important to squad
Author: 0 Leicester boss Puel: Mahrez explanation important to squad

City eventually shelved their interest , while Leicester saw a star turn go AWOL as he skipped training, and Puel believes the whole unfortunate situation reflects badly on how big-spending teams go about their business. "When you are up against a strong defensive unit it is important to have players who can unlock defences". Mahrez submitted a formal transfer request in an attempt to push through a move to Man City and had been absent from training after the transfer window closed until ...

Sports Esteban Loaiza-Drug Charges,5th Ld-Writethru
Author: 0 Esteban Loaiza-Drug Charges,5th Ld-Writethru

Loaiza, who became a celebrity in his native Mexico, made his first appearance in San Diego County Superior Court in Chula Vista, California, since his arrest last week. He could not be reached for comment. Loaiza was arrested by members of the sheriff's border crime suppression team who were conducting surveillance in Imperial Beach as part of a narcotic investigation.

Sports Klopp probed about Liverpool goalkeeping situation
Author: 0 Klopp probed about Liverpool goalkeeping situation

The German has played just 18 Premier League games for Liverpool since joining last summer, but with 91 Bundesliga appearances behind him it's clear that Karius has some ability and potential. "I always try to be there when the team needs me". "I look at the back four and I'm not convinced with Lovren at the moment". "It's not for me to think about these kind of things".

Sports Bayern Munich Renew Contract Of Goalkeeper Sven Ulreich
Author: 0 Bayern Munich Renew Contract Of Goalkeeper Sven Ulreich

Vidal, who is good friends with January signing Alexis Sanchez, appeared to be a realistic target, with Bayern likely to sell once Leon Goretzka arrives from Schalke in the summer. "We are proud to announce this partnership with FC Dallas , who have pioneered professional soccer in the U.S". The all-action box-to-box powerhouse has always been regarded as one of world football's finest midfielders, with his sensational performances for his country during their back-to-back Copa America ...

Sports Chief ICE Counsel Charged With Stealing Immigrants' Identities
Author: 0 Chief ICE Counsel Charged With Stealing Immigrants' Identities

A report by the Associated Press notes that Sanchez resigned from the immigration law enforcement agency on Monday. According to The Associated Press , Sanchez resigned from the agency on Monday, Feb. According to the complaint, the case was lead by the Department of Justice's Public Integrity Section in Washington, DC, which oversees corruption cases involving public officials.