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by | February 18, 2019 | 20:10

Formula One teams always operate to tight margins in designing and building cars, seeking to maximise development time, and this year has seen significant new aerodynamic regulations come into play. Although several teams were reportedly pushed for time to get their 2019 cars ready for the start of testing, only Williams failed to make it out on Monday morning, potentially costing Robert Kubica time as he prepares for his first F1 campaign since 2010.

by | February 18, 2019 | 18:54

Before Hamling won, "The Big One" came late in the Daytona 500. DiBenedetto, who held the lead for 49 laps in his first race for his new team, refused to blame Menard for the wreck. "I thought when I got out of the vehicle, I'd miss it really bad and that would kind of wane", Earnhardt said. William Byron and Alex Bowman were the youngest front row in race history but had little to show for it after the race.

by | February 18, 2019 | 18:12

Nowitzki reflected on their relationship on Tuesday and discussed the "frosty" tone over a decade ago. Instead, the National Basketball Association legends who are likely in their final seasons (Wade has announced this is it; Nowitzki hasn't) prefer to dwell on the longtime rivalry that ensued between Wade's Miami Heat and Nowitzki's Dallas Mavericks .

by | February 18, 2019 | 17:58

Tuesday's game against Klopp's old rivals Bayern - the Bundesliga champions for the last six years, who are now second behind Dortmund - is part of a huge week for Liverpool . Chelsea were edged 1-0 on aggregate by eventual winners Liverpool in the 2004-05 Champions League semi-finals, while Robben and his team-mates lost on penalties to the Reds at the same stage of the tournament in 2006-07.

by | February 18, 2019 | 17:59

Sala's body was pulled from the wreckage near Alderney on February 7 but the British pilot, David Ibbotson , 59, from Lincolnshire, has not been found. Sala had signed for the English Premier League in a club record 15 million pound (19 million USA dollars) deal from the French Ligue 1 side just a few days before the tragedy truncated his life.

by | February 18, 2019 | 17:38

It's more of an aspiration. "I know I got so much knowledge of the game that I don't want to, once I stop playing, I just [do not] want to get away from the game". "I'd rather be talked about bad in L.A. than play in Orlando and not get talked about". "A ton more years to play this game and suit up and be in a Lakers uniform".

by | February 18, 2019 | 17:27

The second and final Test in Port Elizabeth starts on Thursday. Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe took to the Twitter to praise the Sri Lanka Cricket team for their remarkable victory in the first Test match against South Africa in Durban today.

by | February 18, 2019 | 16:38

Every team lost three seconds of vehicle performance as a result of those regulations which they've had to catch up again. A succession of errors from lead driver Sebastian Vettel and the team cost them at crucial points in the season-long duel for the title with Mercedes in 2018.

by | February 18, 2019 | 16:11

He had led Pakistan in a festival game against India in 1987. The prestigious Cricket Club of India (CCI) has taken a unique decision as a mark of protest against the dastardly terror attack on CRPF convoy in Kashmir's Pulwama . Photographs of Pakistani cricketers were removed from the Mohali cricket stadium in Punjab, which borders Pakistan, Indian media reported. Pakistan has recalled its ambassador to India for consultations amid escalating tensions.

by | February 18, 2019 | 14:09

Ramos' red card against Girona means that he will be absent for Real Madrid's next league game against Levante on Sunday but crucially he will be able to face Barcelona in the Copa Del Rey semi-final second leg at the Bernabeu a few days later.

by | February 18, 2019 | 14:06

The International Tennis Federation (ITF), which owns the competition, was given the green light to go ahead with the controversial new format at a vote of member nations a year ago. Competing in the Euro-Africa Group Two Fed Cup section in Luxembourg, South Africa suffered 2-1 defeats against both the home nation and Israel, before going down 2-0 against a dominant Portuguese outfit - resulting in a return to the lowly Euro-Africa Group Three segment next year.

by | February 18, 2019 | 13:09

The big-hitting West Indies batsman, self-styled Universe Boss and "greatest player in the world", was speaking in Barbados before the start of his team's five-match one-day series against England at the Kensington Oval on Wednesday. Oshane Thomas, the fast bowler who was held back during the Test series, will be a threat with the ball, as will Shannon Gabriel when he returns for the finale after serving a four-match ban for abusing Joe Root in St Lucia last week.

by | February 18, 2019 | 12:39

One boost for Klopp is the probable return of Trent Alexander-Arnold. Liverpool take on Bayern Munich in the first leg of the Champions League Round of 16 next week. Xherdan Shaqiri is also out with an abdominal injury but the summer signing should not be a major concern for the Champions League clash. "It was an fantastic feeling to win so many trophies".

by | February 18, 2019 | 11:29

Chelsea face Manchester United for the second time this season in Monday night's FA Cup fifth round tie at Stamford Bridge, looking to build some momentum as they reach a crucial stage of their campaign. "I can't say we're going to buy this or that". Zola, who was appointed to the coaching staff last summer following the dismissal of Antonio Conte, conceded Sarri's plans are "ambitious" to implement in such a competitive environment while also maintaining immediate standards.

by | February 18, 2019 | 11:11

Wearing a Superman shirt underneath his teal Thunder jersey, Diallo threw down a slam after jumping over 7-foot-1 Hall of Famer Shaquille O'Neal and then hung on the rim by his elbow to steal the show and come away as the victor of this year's competition.

by | February 18, 2019 | 10:06

Harris, who had 25 points in the opening round, hit 12 straight shots - including 15 of 18 on moneyballs - to finish with 26 points in the championship round and edge Curry (by two) and Hield (19 in the final round). "Figured I'd let him get a shot attempt so I could get closer to the three-point line". "Honestly, I didn't think about it when I was out there", Stephen said of the bet.

by | February 18, 2019 | 10:05

The Toyota driver for Leavine Family Racing had his No. 95 out front for 49 laps, more than any driver in the 40-car field. It was Hamlin's second victory in four years at Daytona. "As bad as I want to win it, it is pretty cool to think that the first race after his passing, to see those guys one, two, three, it just says he's up there watching and maybe gave (those) guys a little extra boost there at the end".

by | February 18, 2019 | 09:58

In the semifinals in Rotterdam , Wawrinka, tournament victor in 2015, had beaten first-placed Japanese Kei Nishikori 6-2, 4-6, 6-4, while Monfils had defeated Daniil Medvedev from Russian Federation 4-6, 6-3, 6-4. "I fell heavily on day one and I've felt it every day". At 4-2, Monfils was fighting under extreme pressure, but regularly forced Wawrinka to play an extra shot and earned the decisive break.

by | February 18, 2019 | 09:44

Sanchez also fell out of favour with Mourinho prior to the Portuguese's sacking as manager in December and, while describing him as one of the best coaches in the world, the player has said that life became hard during the final months of his reign.

by | February 18, 2019 | 08:58

Today was a good test for him, it's not the fact he can not run because he runs incredible but it's the second balls and the long balls, it's a good test for him and he learnt a lot, I'm sure. There are many top teams that have found themselves undone by the FA Cup alchemy of a muddy pitch and a spirited collection of lower league footballers pursuing the impossible dream, but not Pep Guardiola's Premier League champions - who were ruthless to the end.