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by | December 29, 2017 | 06:40

While the PDV is created to take out the target missile at altitudes above 150 km, the AAD is an endo-atmospheric interceptor that can engage hostile missiles at an altitude of 30 km. Today's successful test was sacked to validate various parameters of the Interceptor in flight mode. Having an arsenal of missiles capable of striking long distances serve as a deterrent but an effective shield to stop incoming missiles is also key to nation's defence.

by | December 29, 2017 | 06:25

The Daily Mail are reporting that talks between United and Bordeaux regarding Malcom have already started. The Brazilian has been sensational in France's Ligue 1 this season, scoring seven goals and assisting a further four strikes in just 18 matches.

by | December 29, 2017 | 05:36

With uncertainty over the availability of Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray , Federer has already been tipped as the pre-tournament favourite to repeat as Australian Open champion. Federer, meanwhile, became the oldest player to win an ATP Masters 1000 title. He will be up against American world number eight Jack Sock in his pool, while he could face Germany's world number four Alexander Zverev playing in the opposite side of the draw in the final.

by | December 29, 2017 | 05:12

Dominic Thiem, who ended the year as the world number five, believes Djokovic is the only player who can hope to have a comeback similar to that of his long-time rivals Nadal and Federer. "It is dubbed an "exhibition", but the tennis this week in Abu Dhabi is great - it is very competitive and everyone is going to give it their all".

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:33

The Houston Rockets signed National Basketball Association journeyman Gerald Green to a one-year contract Thursday, and with the team scheduled to play the Boston Celtics on the same day, that meant Green will be inserted to the Rockets lineup right away with or without practice - or his own shoes.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:34

The first T20 global will be played at the Saxton Oval on December 29. Hetmyer, uncapped in the shortest format, has been called up before the opening T20 in Nelson on Friday, where the Windies will set about trying to gain revenge for a 3-0 one-day worldwide series defeat.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:22

However, Ronaldo might struggle to win the award next year, with Real languishing 14 points behind Barcelona in the current race for the La Liga title. I have won many things, but this job is very hard. The Spaniard broke into the Real side towards the back-end of last season and attracted the attention of various clubs after claiming a series of important goals for Los Blancos - including one in the Champions League semi-final.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:18

The team struggled, however, going 8-11 with him in the lineup, which was likely the clear after-effect of losing Paul, their former floor general. Griffin suffered a sprained MCL to his left knee during the Clippers' 120-115 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on November 27.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:21

Head coach David Shaw said Wednesday that Love told him he's concentrating on the game and not his big decision. I think that's one of the things that's been one of the staples of our program. For Stanford , it is their first time ever playing at the Alamodome. "There's no bad bowl game". Head coach Gary Patterson is 9-6 in bowls; Shaw is 4-2.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:15

Patrick McCaw had a season-best 18 points, while Thompson and Nick Young added 15 apiece. "We didn't turn it over, but we had some breakdowns". The Warriors hit 33-of-46 shots in the second half, outscoring the Jazz 42-22 in the third quarter to blow open a close game in which Durant didn't play in the fourth quarter, AFP reported.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:17

Draft Analyst's Chris Tripodi notes that there are some questions regarding his ability to process information at speed and his consistency. The Hokies held the ball for 10:04, which limited the opportunities for the potent Cowboys offense.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:09

One shining light in Ajax's season has been 18-year-old prodigy Justin Kluivert - the son of Dutch legend Patrick. Ten Hag worked alongside Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola during his time at Bayern Munich as Ten Hag was the reserve team manager.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:00

I know it bothers people, but we're OK. "He said, 'No, what are you talking about?' We were sitting on the bench together". It's unfortunate because it causes people to have to take a stand on stuff, and then in this day and age, everything you say just goes and goes.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:01

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by | December 29, 2017 | 03:52

Dunn scored 17 points and hit a pair of free throws with 7.8 seconds remaining, and the Bulls rallied to beat the New York Knicks 92-87 on Wednesday. But Nwaba missed both free throws with 24.9 seconds left. "There are gonna be games that are ugly, but it all comes down to stops", Dunn said. "You have to take advantage when you have opportunities, and we didn't".

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:51

Malzahn believes this is an important game for Auburn. "You're always going to find somewhere you can get them, so we plan on attacking those and getting the ball in the air". "For me, the two Georgia games were pretty good", UCF defensive back Kyle Gibson said of the team's recent film study. This year's matchup will represent a milestone as the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl's 50th Anniversary game.

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:41

With 15 on injured reserve through Christmas, following a 2016 season with 19 on IR, it's an obvious out. It wasn't hard to forecast the Bears remaining deep in the throes of their second rebuild since the Lovie Smith heyday as they were coming off a brutal three-win season and used their first-round draft pick on quarterback Mitch Trubisky , who they originally meant to sit and watch for much longer than four games, and their second-round pick on tight end Adam Shaheen , counting ...

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:38

Following a 13-3 campaign last season, they (8-7) simply are playing out the string when the team closes out 2017 Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles . He is expected to earn $6 million on each of the last two years. Garrett has two years left on a five-year deal signed after Dallas won the NFC East in 2014.

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:36

In 2017, Wisconsin recorded its first-ever undefeated regular season, a major milestone for a program that has always been known as a stable one rather than a national powerhouse. He has 86 career receptions for 1,048 yards and 7 touchdowns. The Capital One Orange Bowl isn't a national semifinal game this year, but Miami Hurricanes players are approaching it like a playoff game.

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:09

Expect more of the same for Sunday's finale. Pittsburgh found itself in similar circumstances last season, opting to sit Roethlisberger, Bell, and wide receiver Antonio Brown in Week 17 at home against the Browns . "We won't have Ben". We won't have Ben. or 8-4 [ Antonio Brown ]. More Gilbert:"We'll have Landry Jones in there". Steelers coach Mike Tomlin was asked on Tuesday if he would be benching his starters and at that point, he was still unsure about what he might do.