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by | February 05, 2018 | 07:15

Cameron Norrie enhanced his growing reputation but could not prevent Great Britain losing to Spain in the first round of the Davis Cup . Norrie came from two sets down to beat Roberto Bautista Agut - victor of the ASB Classic in Auckland last month - 4-6 3-6 6-3 -6-3 6-2 in four hours.

by | February 05, 2018 | 06:46

The win also gave quarterback Tom Brady his fourth Super Bowl title, tying him with Joe Montana and Terry Bradshaw for most by a quarterback, a record Brady surpassed past year with a win in Super Bowl LI. The cornerback added, "They gave up on me. F-. I don't know. But I could have changed that game". That run of success makes it easy to understand why Butler was quick to answer a question about his desire to stay in New England with free agency looming this offseason.

by | February 05, 2018 | 06:27

Llorente won a header from a long throw and as the ball dropped in front of Virgil van Dijk , Erik Lamela appeared in front of him and Van Dijk fouled the Argentinian, not realising he was there. Kane's tame penalty was easily saved by Karius after the England striker had been felled in the box before Salah danced his way past two Spurs defenders and fired into the net to score what looked likely to be the victor.

by | February 05, 2018 | 06:14

Arsenal fans can barely contain their excitement ahead of Saturday evening's Premier League clash with Everton . With Olivier Giroud sold to Chelsea and Aubameyang expected to be on the bench, Alexandre Lacazette is set to lead the line up front and no doubt he'll be looking to impress as he needs to perform to keep his place in the team.

by | February 05, 2018 | 06:05

Cooks was blindsided by Jenkins on a 20-yard reception. The hit caught the attention of social media, who provided both jokes and genuine concern for his health and well-being in equal measure. Eventually, the Saints sent Cooks to the Patriots in exchange for a first-rounder while Roseman was able to keep his star defensive back. The team lost tight end Rob Gronkowski during the AFC Championship game, but still managed to pull out a win.

by | February 05, 2018 | 05:22

Heading into the final 10 minutes, Liverpool were 1-0 up thanks to Mohamed Salah's goal just three minutes in as he capitalised on a mistake by Eric Dier to get the Reds off to a lightning start. The Merseyside club were beaten 4-1 by a rampant Tottenham in October, but have lost only once in 16 league games since that defeat, posting 11 victories along the way to climb to third in the table, two places above the London side.

by | February 05, 2018 | 05:16

When the newest set of Hall of Famers was announced on Saturday night, Robert Brazile of Vigor High School in Prichard and Terrell Owens of Benjamin Russell High School in Alexander City were among the eight chosen to join the greats of the game already in the football shrine.

by | February 05, 2018 | 05:06

The Blues boss had already stated his wish to remain at the club for the remaining 18 months on his contract and added he's even open to an extension. Chelsea now have four players out, and only eight of the 19 other clubs have more absentees. Conte insists that he is expecting to see out his contract at the club, despite the Italian FA considering offering him a return to the national team.

by | February 05, 2018 | 04:48

Giroud has acknowledged that Aubameyang's arrival would have reduced his playing time even more if he stayed at Arsenal and admits he is unhappy with the events that led to his exit. The opportunity to work with Antonio Conte at Stamford Bridge was one he did not wish to turn down and he is hopeful of challenging Alvaro Morata for game time.

by | February 05, 2018 | 03:06

Speaking after the match Wenger had words of praise for his new signings, saying: "In the first half we were quick, mobile, technically very sharp and we finished very well". The former Borussia Dortmund teammates made their first starts together at their new club on Saturday evening, and are already showing that they have not lost any of that link-up play from their time together in the Bundesliga.

by | February 05, 2018 | 00:24

At home against Vanderbilt Tuesday, the Commodores collapsed in an epic way to enable United Kingdom to win a game that even coach John Calipari admitted the Cats should have lost. "We've got to get through this". Calipari is now 266-59 at Kentucky. But not with this much youth and not with this SEC schedule. Missouri (15-8, 5-5 SEC) had been 0-10 vs.

by | February 04, 2018 | 23:26

It is safe to say that the Chilean was United's most creative outlet on the night but with no real support to work with, his effect was minimised by Tottenham with relative ease. The former Chelsea manager insisted afterwards the Belgium global went off with a lateral ligament injury and it was one of many talking points for the visitors.

by | February 04, 2018 | 23:24

Kenya Rugby Union Director of Rugby Thomas Odundo is confident the Kenyan sides can go all the way to the final. "While (Mitch) Starc, (Pat) Cummins and (Josh Hazlewood) Hazler are world class bowlers, these guys have been picked for a reason you know we can't take anyone lightly", said Guptill.

by | February 04, 2018 | 23:22

The packed Supersport Park was forced into silence for majority of the morning as Chahal-Yadav ripped apart the Proteas' batting line-up. The two wrist spinners proved unplayable for South Africa , who were bowled out for 118 and then India chased it down with nine wickets in hand.

by | February 04, 2018 | 22:44

On game day, the Eagles will be considered the away team , and will suit up in the away team's locker room. "But it's about what we do, and how well they prepare and get themselves ready to go". "He did tell me that he was going to play for 10 years, I just want to say that". "I feel pretty good, pretty confident about the Patriots' chances", said Lucic, who spent eight seasons with the Bruins and still keeps in touch with several friends on the Pats.

by | February 04, 2018 | 22:23

Newcastle hung on to secure a vital point in their Premier League game against Crystal Palace on Sunday afternoon at Selhurst Park and Gary Lineker praised Benitez' side for showing "real resilience". "We needed to be strong in defence and it was hard". "They are a good team with very good players", he said. "When you go away you always can feel them...we would like to win every game and send them home happy".

by | February 04, 2018 | 21:48

The Patriot Way, after all, does not permit a player to reveal anything of significance ahead of schedule. Brady added that if he's able to continue feeling good and can play into his mid-40s he'll have met his goals. And Brady , an unapologetic competitor who has said he values mental experience in the National Football League as it relates to his physical abilities, must be taken seriously when he says he wants to keep this going.

by | February 04, 2018 | 21:43

Burnley manager Dyche in his post-match reaction, hailed his team for putting up a good performance against the premier league leaders, adding that they had to dig in to get a result. Sterling was then hauled minutes later for the young Braham Diaz, but speaking after the game, Guardiola insisted that had nothing to do with the miss.

by | February 04, 2018 | 19:49

Placing the tag on Cousins for a third straight year would keep him from becoming a true unrestricted free agent, which it appeared he would become after the surprising trade last week of Alex Smith from Kansas City to Washington . Washington may attempt to restrict QB Kirk Cousins' ability to hit free agency. But Cousins has no good reason to cooperate with the Redskins, and immediately sign the franchise tender to facilitate a trade.

by | February 04, 2018 | 19:09

In the last 15 years, playing cricket has changed, the standard of fielding has changed. The U-19 World Cup has given India several stars over the years, the biggest of them being current Indian captain Virat Kohli , who had led the U-19 team to World Cup glory as well.While India has been the strongest nation at this level, one can not ignore the efforts put in by one of Indian cricket's legends to make the colts world beaters with a difference.