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Sports F1: McLaren confirm Fernando Alonso will test 2019 auto
Author: 0 F1: McLaren confirm Fernando Alonso will test 2019 auto

Equipped with the C5 tyres - the softest compound in Pirelli's range - Norris posted a 1m17.709s time to edge Red Bull's Pierre Gasly off of top spot. Ferrari had enjoyed a smooth first four days of testing last week, showing good pace and reliability. The reigning champions then chose to swap out the power unit and he returned for six more.

Sports Tottenham boss Pochettino admits he's low after Chelsea defeat
Author: 0 Tottenham boss Pochettino admits he's low after Chelsea defeat

It's going to be tough on Saturday but we believe we can deliver a good job". Pochettino lost his cool with referee Mike Dean after the Burnley defeat, something that is out of character for the usually gracious Argentine, and his side self-destructed against Chelsea with a comical Kieran Trippier own goal.

Sports Eagles' QB Foles to become free agent
Author: 0 Eagles' QB Foles to become free agent

And last, but not least there were the fans who expressed not wanting him to go to a rival NFC East team. He will be free to sign with any team once a new league year begins on March 13. He led Philadelphia to a Super Bowl victory over the New England Patriots the season before. According to the ESPN.com story, By letting him become a free agent, the Eagles are expected to receive a compensatory pick as high as a third-rounder in 2020.

Sports Marcus Rashford fit for Man Utd, Anthony Martial a doubt
Author: 0 Marcus Rashford fit for Man Utd, Anthony Martial a doubt

Shaw has been enjoying an upturn in form and Solskjaer said: "I don't know what I have done differently but he has played and he has got another couple of gears in him, Luke". "We need to get back to winning ways at home and Southampton might change but we've got to focus on what we improve on". "He is one of the Premier League winners left in the dressing room but at the moment I'm not sure if Man United and Antonio will agree on the next year".

Sports Quadruple bid tough for Man City - Pellegrini
Author: 0 Quadruple bid tough for Man City - Pellegrini

Pep Guardiola wants his Manchester City players to prove they have the "smell" of serial winners as he challenged the champions to turn the screw on Liverpool in the title race. Laporte and Fernandinho were sidelined through injury making it five changes. "The last few months of the season, the mentality makes the difference".

Sports Tsitsipas of Greece Beats Belarusian Gerasimo, Baghdatis Eliminated
Author: 0 Tsitsipas of Greece Beats Belarusian Gerasimo, Baghdatis Eliminated

The pair will meet in Saturday's final if Federer beats Marton Fucsovics later on Thursday and each win their respective semis, with Tsitsipas taking on Monfils on Friday. The tiebreak was tough. " I'm a bit more aggressive than him, but he's much faster ", Tsitsipas said of Monfils. Top seed Nishikori will next take on Polish qualifier Hubert Hurkacz who beat another Frenchman in Corentin Moutet 6-3 7-5.

Sports Giants Discuss 10-Year Contract With Bryce Harper
Author: 0 Giants Discuss 10-Year Contract With Bryce Harper

The Philadelphia Phillies and Giants have both offered 10-year contracts. Unlike the Giants, the Dodgers and Phillies would present Harper with teams that are ready to contend. The Dodgers, who had shown no interest in Harper, even signing A.J. Pollock to a five-year, $60 million contract last month, have made the most dramatic foray into the picture.

Sports Liverpool vs. Watford - Football Match Report
Author: 0 Liverpool vs. Watford - Football Match Report

It is of course not right. We have got the belief, the attitude and the work rate and we are focused on what we need to do. As a result, the Englishman became the youngest player ever to provide three assists in the Premier League at just 20 years and 143 days.

Sports Manchester City vs. West Ham United - Football Match Report
Author: 0 Manchester City vs. West Ham United - Football Match Report

City were frustrated by the Hammers, managed by their former boss Manuel Pellegrini , for an hour before breaking through after Bernardo Silva was adjudged to have been clipped in the box by Felipe Anderson . We are there in every competition and playing well and winning so we just need to keep going'. "I think we played well". Despite the scoreline only finishing 1-0, Pep Guardiola's side had several big chances throughout the match.

Sports Rockies, Nolan Arenado Agree To Extension
Author: 0 Rockies, Nolan Arenado Agree To Extension

ESPN reports the deal also includes a full no-trade clause. Arenado, according to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic , can opt-out of the deal after three years. Arenado is one of the best all-around players in baseball, a four-time all-star and six-time Gold Glove victor who is the face of a Rockies franchise that has earned a wild-card playoff berth in each of the past two seasons.

Sports San Francisco 49ers Are Not In Play For Antonio Brown
Author: 0 San Francisco 49ers Are Not In Play For Antonio Brown

Last week, Colbert told reporters that quarterback Ben Roethlisberger "has 52 kids under him , quite honestly" and wanted players to look to the veteran QB for guidance and advice. What Colbert has ruled out is giving away one of the league's top playmakers at a bargain price - even as some believe Brown's price has continued to drop as he lobbies for a trade.

Author: 0 Jason Witten Ends Retirement, Will Return to Play for Cowboys in 2019

Jason Witten , who struggled mightily in the broadcasting booth in 2018 has effectively ended his retirement and announced that he was returning to play football for the Dallas Cowboys . Geoff Swaim, who started all nine of the games in which he played last season, is an unrestricted free agent and likely now won't be a top priority to re-sign given Witten's return.

Sports Iowa Men falter at Ohio State
Author: 0 Iowa Men falter at Ohio State

Iowa shot 47.3 percent from the field, but went just 6-of-19 from 3-point range. Ohio State scored the most points it had all season against a Big Ten Conference foe and freshman Justin Arens almost matched his season-long point total.

Sports Former NBA player Mike Bibby accused of sexual abuse and harassment
Author: 0 Former NBA player Mike Bibby accused of sexual abuse and harassment

The Paradise Valley Unified School District confirmed to The Republic that Phoenix police are investigating the allegations against Bibby. It contains details about a February 2017 incident in which Bibby, 40, allegedly pulled the woman into his SUV and groped her in the school parking lot.

Sports Kyler Murray at 5-foot-10, 207 pounds at NFL Combine
Author: 0 Kyler Murray at 5-foot-10, 207 pounds at NFL Combine

In all probability, NFL Network will air the event being that Murray is viewed as a first round talent at the quarterback position. Unless the Dolphins choose to move up for an earlier pick, of course. It's hard not to overanalyze these numbers as they come flooding in. "I don't make any judgments on any classes until we sit down and get to know the players first".

Sports Clippers Coach Leads Mid-Game Celebration of Dirk Nowitzki
Author: 0 Clippers Coach Leads Mid-Game Celebration of Dirk Nowitzki

Dirk Nowitzki and the Mavericks were in Los Angeles last night to play the Clippers. The Mavericks might have lost, but the highlight of the game was provided by Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers . "It was sweet", Nowitzki said of the gesture. What's he doing with six seconds to go. "I want to see how my body feels the last couple of weeks".

Sports Lionel Messi doesn't scare us, says Real Madrid wonderkid Vinicius Junior
Author: 0 Lionel Messi doesn't scare us, says Real Madrid wonderkid Vinicius Junior

Vinicius Junior was at his exciting best once again, however, his lack of end product was evident - but the hopes of Real should not hinge on an 18-year-old. Suarez was barely involved in the first half, but two precise finishes - not to mention a run that forced Varane's own goal - meant he proved his side's decisive figure on a day when Lionel Messi was strangely subdued.

Sports Pochettino apologises to Mike Dean as he accepts FA charge
Author: 0 Pochettino apologises to Mike Dean as he accepts FA charge

Spurs have dominated the recent league meetings between the two sides and will be looking to win three consecutive league games against the West London club since a run of five from 1961 and 1963 as reported by BBC . "Last season we won 3-1 there". "I think today the way that he fought and ran and was on the pitch I think it was a ideal level, physically and mentally", the manager said.

Sports Liverpool sweep aside concerns with comfortable win over Watford
Author: 0 Liverpool sweep aside concerns with comfortable win over Watford

Firmino came off injured while both Salah and Mane struggled to function at their menacing best in the last outing and Aldridge feels the trio must click tonight, if the Reds are to get back to winning ways. "You can always look one week back, two weeks back, three weeks back, where we dropped points, conceded goals and think of the next game: "we have to win that", not "we can win that".

Sports Rugby News Wales remain undefeated in Six Nations
Author: 0 Rugby News Wales remain undefeated in Six Nations

Like his coach, Biggar thrives on the big occasion and duly delivered a cameo for the ages, helping to set up the late tries for Cory Hill and, with a perfectly-placed spiralling kick to the corner, Josh Adams, that won the match. 'We just didn't get a foothold in the last 30 mintues of the game if were honest, ' Farrell said after the game. "We must not accept where we are at the moment but try to build on Saturday and create something very special".

Sports LeBron James says Lakers miss Lonzo Ball 'a lot'
Author: 0 LeBron James says Lakers miss Lonzo Ball 'a lot'

He's a victor. He's LeBron James and the rest of his Lakers teammates are not. Cole quote to his Instagram following the Monday night loss to the Memphis Grizzlies , shouting out fans who are sticking by his side during the Lakers' struggles.

Sports Former Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers set to return to Premier League
Author: 0 Former Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers set to return to Premier League

Leicester's Thai owners did not balk at a £6 million compensation package for Celtic and had been willing to wait until the summer for the Northern Irish manager. After arriving at Celtic in 2016, Rodgers has won every single domestic trophy he's competed in, including two league titles, three League Cups and two Scottish Cups.

Sports What we learned from the Houston Rockets win over the Warriors
Author: 0 What we learned from the Houston Rockets win over the Warriors

Several guys were pretty blunt about Saturday's loss. The Rockets' victory over the defending champions was accomplished without Harden, who has scored 30 or more points in 32 consecutive games, the second-longest run in National Basketball Association history.

Sports Bryce Harper meets with Los Angeles Dodgers, who seek short-term deal
Author: 0 Bryce Harper meets with Los Angeles Dodgers, who seek short-term deal

The idea this entire winter is that Harper and his agent Scott Boras would seek the largest contract in baseball history, something the Phillies are capable of doing. The regular season starts in just about a month and Harper's camp has made it clear during the offseason that they are seeking a long-term deal. The Dodgers, meanwhile, have always been opposed to very long-term deals.

Sports Owen responds to Man Utd fan backlash over Rashford comments: Get real!
Author: 0 Owen responds to Man Utd fan backlash over Rashford comments: Get real!

The exact severity of the problem has not yet been discovered, although the likelihood of him recovering in time to play a game just three days later seems slim. After such a messy first half, neither side were able to truly get into their stride in a disappointing game. Liverpool take on Watford on Wednesday in the Premier League with a win required to guarantee their position at the top of the division.

Sports Dan Evans beats John Isner to reach Delray Beach final
Author: 0 Dan Evans beats John Isner to reach Delray Beach final

World number four Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina plays American Mackenzie McDonald in a later quarter-final, the victor to meet either U.S. fourth seed Steve Johnson or Moldova s Radu Albot in Saturday s other semi-final. "Other days I could be looking stupid going one way and he puts it the other way". I returned really well when I got my racquet on the ball, and that was my goal.