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Sports Damaging stat highlights Chelsea woes in regretting Premier League star offload
Author: 0 Damaging stat highlights Chelsea woes in regretting Premier League star offload

City's dominance in the Premier League has led many teams to try different methods to limit the effectiveness of Pep Guardiola's tactics and the skill of his players. He is also the leading scorer in the league this season. "And effectively the only offence that occurred was by Mane himself". He has at times struggled to reproduce the same form as last season while Salah has excelled, and it was the Egyptian who tested Palace's Wayne Hennessey with a curling effort the goalkeeper ...

Sports Late Salah strike as reds ride their luck
Author: 0 Late Salah strike as reds ride their luck

Liverpool's Sadio Mane during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 First Leg match between FC Porto and Liverpool at Estadio do Dragao on February 14, 2018 in Porto , Portugal. But he sent an attempted lob well wide with just Karius to beat and then shot over the bar after Virgil van Dijk had been caught in possession by Townsend.

Sports Poulter's trusty putter takes him to Augusta
Author: 0 Poulter's trusty putter takes him to Augusta

Poulter's chances of qualifying for the year's first major, which starts on Thursday, looked remote after he shot 73 on Thursday but rounds of 64, 65, 67 followed after he flicked what he described as a "mental switch". simplifying my life to get me back on track, it's been awesome". Questioning whether you've got a Tour card or not - it isn't very good. "The way we shot it and how close the cameras are, it'll feel like you can reach out and nearly interrupt the swing that I'm about to ...

Sports Dragon Financial & Investment Group LLC Buys Shares of 4797 Nike (NYSE:NKE)
Author: 0 Dragon Financial & Investment Group LLC Buys Shares of 4797 Nike (NYSE:NKE)

The NIKE , Inc. has the market capitalization of $108.05B. Trust Co. of Virginia VA now owns 10,710 shares of the footwear maker's stock valued at $632,000 after purchasing an additional 1,090 shares in the last quarter. The company maintains price to book ratio of 9.19. Over the past week, the company showed volatility of 4.22%. A total of 10,748,306 shares exchanged hands during the intra-day trade contrast with its average trading volume of 8.07M shares, while its relative volume ...

Sports Klopp predicts fiery clash against Manchester City
Author: 0 Klopp predicts fiery clash against Manchester City

But Guardiola insists Liverpool's front three are nearly "unstoppable". In contrast, Guardiola has amassed 22 trophies with Barcelona , Bayern and City, including two Champions League crowns and six domestic league titles. Meanwhile, City will face Manchester United in between their two-legged Champions League clashes against Liverpool , with the hope of beating their city rivals and be crowned champions after the game on Saturday.

Sports Mourinho tells Manchester United not to sell De Gea
Author: 0 Mourinho tells Manchester United not to sell De Gea

However, it's understood Real Madrid have cooled their interest in De Gea and are drawing up a list of alternative targets for the summer transfer window. A United insider is quoted by the publication as saying: "The club want it sorted". It is claimed, following initial discussions, the Red Devils will open talks with De Gea later in April.

Author: 0 Man United announce pre-season tour of US

Things have improved in that competition this term, but leaders Manchester City have run away to such an extent that they can wrap up the title in next weekend's Manchester derby. You all say the teams in third, fourth, fifth and sixth are all better than us, but they are not better than us. "We have more goals scored, less goals conceded, we finished sixth last season, so we're going to try to finish second, so the season is not as bad as you try to make it out to be".

Sports BCCI Rights E-auction: A battle between Star and Sony?
Author: 0 BCCI Rights E-auction: A battle between Star and Sony?

The decision, he said, was in line with the plan to help "Test specialists" gain enough practice in English conditions ahead of India's five-Test series there the following month. Facebook had placed a whopping bid of Rs 3900 crore (USD 600 million) for exclusive digital rights of IPL but lost to Star who acquired the rights with a consolidated bid.

Sports Aubameyang to affect Arsenal's Europa League chances? We'll see
Author: 0 Aubameyang to affect Arsenal's Europa League chances? We'll see

Lacazette got back among the goals upon his return from injury. Koscielny, Mkhitaryan, Lacazette, and Xhaka were all starting on the bench ahead of the Europa League tie against CSKA on Thursday, as the sights are set on winning the tournament to get back to the Champions League .

Author: 0 Bad light comes to Black Caps' aid

They had resumed at 202 for two and at the break, were 278 for five. New Zealand could still win the second Test, having battled through to 42-0, in pursuit of 382, when bad light stopped play early on day four. James Vince and Mark Stoneman, who had consolidated England's lead in the middle session, were the only wickets to fall after tea with both no doubt ruing the missed opportunity of scoring their first test centuries.

Author: 0 'People will soon forget great Morata's dry spell at Chelsea'

However, Finnish global Forssell has come to Morata's rescue, saying that eventually, people will forget his dry patch. Conte is said to remain adamant that he will not quit the club, as that would mean him missing out on a potential £9m pay-off, leaving Abramovich with another tough decision to make.

Sports Who next for Australia? Five contenders to succeed Darren Lehmann
Author: 0 Who next for Australia? Five contenders to succeed Darren Lehmann

Lehmann, who has overseen two home Ashes victories and a 2015 Cricket World Cup triumph, confirmed his resignation on Thursday in the wake of the ball-tampering scandal that has rocked Australian cricket in recent days. "Life on the road means a lot of time away from loved ones and after speaking to my family at length over the last few days, it's the right time to step away".

Sports South Africa closes in on victory
Author: 0 South Africa closes in on victory

With the Proteas' three-pronged pace attack beset by injury, they left absolutely nothing to chance needing only a draw to secure a first home series win against arch-enemy Australia in nearly 50 years. Pat Cummins, on the ground where he made his match-winning debut, was able to accumulate his best Test return of 9-141, narrowly falling short of having the rare distinction of 10 wickets and a half-century in the same match.

Sports Notre Dame wins national title with another last-second shot by Ogunbowale
Author: 0 Notre Dame wins national title with another last-second shot by Ogunbowale

The title game did not disappoint. Arike Ogunbowale sinks a game-winning 3-pointer for the Fighting Irish to claim the national championship against the Bulldogs. Who gives a rat's butt if they don't dunk very much - I didn't see anyone complaining about Loyola-Chicago playing below the rim - and who cares, really, that the athletes are, sadly, not really recognizable.

Sports Arsenal keen on signing Wilfred Ndidi?
Author: 0 Arsenal keen on signing Wilfred Ndidi?

But recent reports have indicated that Arsenal are ahead of the pack when it comes to sign him. "He is going to be a top player and Arsenal have been in contact", the source told The Sun . Ndidi is still under contract with Leicester until the summer of 2022, so he certainly won't come cheap, but Arsenal should not hesitate to meet the Foxes' demands.

Author: 0 All eyes on Tiger Woods at Masters practice as tension builds

The 14-time major victor subsequently underwent spinal fusion surgery, his fourth back operation in the space of three years, but returned to action in December and is among the favourites for the first major of the season after finishing 12th, second and fifth in his last three starts on the PGA Tour .

Sports Flyers' Konecny scores unbelievable goal vs. Bruins
Author: 0 Flyers' Konecny scores unbelievable goal vs. Bruins

A big second-period momentum swing The Flyers had an opportunity to take a commanding 3-0 lead as Konecny was able to break in all alone on Khudobin but then chose to unselfishly pass to Giroux. Overtime was a possession battle as both teams opted to slow up play to maintain control. With a fake to go between his legs then pulling the puck back out to his backhand, Giroux put the puck off the crossbar and into the net for the game-winner.

Sports Pochettino backs Dele Alli to win back Gareth Southgate's trust
Author: 0 Pochettino backs Dele Alli to win back Gareth Southgate's trust

Alvaro Morata struck first for the champions but Spurs hit back with Christian Eriksen's equaliser just before half-time. Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino insists Dele Alli's England problems won't have affected him. 'To develop a winning mentality, we need to win at stadiums this, and like the Bernabeu, but also to compete in such games. We can't get carried away.

Author: 0 Du Plessis stretches South African lead

Left-arm spinner Keshav Maharaj also won a leg before decision, when Usman Khawaja played no shot to a ball which spun sharply out of the rough, before Morkel struck again when Joe Burns played across a ball of nearly yorker length. Du Plessis, who made only 55 runs in his first seven innings in the series, needed lengthy treatment after a ball from Pat Cummins split open the right index finger he broke earlier in the season.