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Sports Rodgers will attempt to resurrect his Premier League career with Leicester
Author: 0 Rodgers will attempt to resurrect his Premier League career with Leicester

It's safe to say the Celtic support were unified in their condemnation of Brendan Rodgers for walking out on his "Bhoyhood heroes" without a second thought this week. However, Thompson can understand why Rodgers made a decision to move back to the Premier League , telling Adrian: "He has done absolutely wonderfully at Celtic - absolutely wonderfully".

Sports MLB, Atlantic League reach agreement to test experimental rules and equipment
Author: 0 MLB, Atlantic League reach agreement to test experimental rules and equipment

Sources tell ESPN that the league and players union are mulling a "wide-ranging" proposal, that centers on whether to implement a pitch clock. USA Today reported that "though the two leagues did not specify which changes will be tested, they did note that pitch-tracking technology will be installed at Atlantic League ballparks and MLB could use the independent league to experiment with robotic umpires calling balls and strikes".

Sports Manchester United vs. Southampton - Football Match Report
Author: 0 Manchester United vs. Southampton - Football Match Report

Solskjaer's side will be aiming to overturn a 2-0 deficit in the Champions League last 16, second leg at PSG on Thursday morning (Singapore time). "This has of course not been taken well by De Gea and his representatives and I would say that the situation is now extremely delicate in the sense that this is not being perceived as a bargaining stance, this is being perceived as a definitive: 'you're not getting the money, therefore you will have to accept less and we expect you to accept ...

Sports Acapulco: Zverev through to semis, Kyrgios outlasts Wawrinka
Author: 0 Acapulco: Zverev through to semis, Kyrgios outlasts Wawrinka

Kyrgios, who received treatment on his lower back before the start of the third, was in trouble again in the sixth game, but fought off five break points to stay on terms and push it to the decisive tiebreaker. "And the cramping was tough toward the end". "I was just trying to scull any sort of fluids and hit the ball as hard as I can it and it ended up working".

Sports Lonzo Ball (ankle) needs more recovery time
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball (ankle) needs more recovery time

He was evaluated on Thursday, and the Lakers determined he requires at least one more week of rehabilitation. LeBron James missed significant playing time for the first time in his career with a groin injury and other players like Kyle Kuzma have also missed time.

Sports India beats Australia by six wickets in opening ODI
Author: 0 India beats Australia by six wickets in opening ODI

India are all set to play their final ODI series before the World Cup as they take on Australia in the five-match series starting Saturday. Australia captain Aaron Finch won the toss and elected to bat, a decision that also pleased counterpart Virat Kohli who said he would have preferred to bowl first.

Sports After Williams falls and leaves, No. 5 UNC outlasts Clemson | AP sports
Author: 0 After Williams falls and leaves, No. 5 UNC outlasts Clemson | AP sports

He is questionable to return for the second half. Despite playing without senior forward David Skara , its top defensive player who missed the game with an upper-body injury, Clemson kept the game close throughout. Clemson: The Tigers were seeking a late-season signature win to solidify their NCAA Tournament chances. He scored 11 points in North Carolina's last game against Syracuse, but he was 2-9 from the floor.

Sports Tony Bellew 'dreading' Merseyside derby between Everton and Liverpool
Author: 0 Tony Bellew 'dreading' Merseyside derby between Everton and Liverpool

Manchester City will have the chance to reclaim top spot when the Citizens take on Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium on Saturday afternoon. I don't think I was ever part of a game where somebody had a hat-trick of assists. "What I felt was a special match for both teams". But again, you can't count any player out as they could always surprise us. Liverpool's own motives are obviously clear enough, and they'll be hungry too, having shaken off the frustrations of a few draws with their ...

Sports Federer beats Tsitsipas in Dubai final
Author: 0 Federer beats Tsitsipas in Dubai final

Jimmy Connors (109) is the only other man to achieve the feat in the professional era and Federer has been stuck on 99 since his lifting the trophy in Basel in October, but Saturday's win adds another achievement to his incredible list of feats.

Sports John Tavares gets hostile reaction in return to Long Island
Author: 0 John Tavares gets hostile reaction in return to Long Island

I just tried to be honest and open. "We played pretty close to a full 60", Lee said. Set to return to his old stomping ground for the first time Thursday when the Leafs visit the Islanders, the 28-year-old knows what's in store from a passionate fanbase that feels he left their team hung out to dry.

Sports Wilder-Fury second bout off for now, according to WBC
Author: 0 Wilder-Fury second bout off for now, according to WBC

Fury wants another fight before he takes on the American again following their thrilling draw in the original bout back in December of a year ago. He tweeted: "Wilder vs Fury is officially not happening next". 'My team offered to do you a favour, pay you better and build your name albeit as my workman, you big dosser'. The heavyweight division is alive in 2019 with three main men at the top of the boxing tree but the fans are in danger of being short changed this year with the big fights ...

Sports Jason Witten ends retirement, will return to the Dallas Cowboys
Author: 0 Jason Witten ends retirement, will return to the Dallas Cowboys

ESPN was in an awkward spot, with its new " Monday Night Football " broadcast team flopping last season, most notably Jason Witten . I want to help them make a run at a championship. Witten's hiring last year after a lengthy audition process was seen by many as an attempt by ESPN to capture the same magic Tony Romo produced for CBS in his first season a year earlier.

Sports Johnny Manziel released by CFL's Montreal Alouettes for violating contract
Author: 0 Johnny Manziel released by CFL's Montreal Alouettes for violating contract

Bre, who married the disgraced footballer in March a year ago, ran the Divas half-marathon in Temecula, California earlier this month in support of breast cancer awareness. At the time of his acceptance, Ambrosie stated Manziel "must continue to meet a number of conditions in order to remain eligible". Those meetings were a condition of his employment with the CFL .

Sports Top Seed Nishikori Loses in Dubai, Federer Advances
Author: 0 Top Seed Nishikori Loses in Dubai, Federer Advances

As to how he was going to assess the defeat ahead of the first Masters 1000 event in Indian Wells next month, he said: "I will try to find some reason why I lost today". "He played well in the important games, I didn t make many first serves when I wanted to. that cost me some important points". The third set is always going to be a close one when you can't get a break in the first couple of games.

Sports Tsitsipas in Dubai final after winning epic with Monfils
Author: 0 Tsitsipas in Dubai final after winning epic with Monfils

However, Tsitsipas won the first five games in the decider on his way to setting up a showdown with Monfils - and he expects a tough encounter against a player who is at the top of his game right now. The Greek will enter the top 10 of the world rankings for the first time in his career thanks to the win, and awaits the victor of Friday's other semi-final as Federer faces sixth seed Borna Coric in pursuit of his career century.

Sports World League concerns players
Author: 0 World League concerns players

Teams would play each other once a year with Japan and U.S. added alongside the southern hemisphere teams to the Rugby Championship . The IRP council understands promotion and relegation will not form part of the new proposal, which prevents tier two and emerging nations from accessing top-level competitive matches.

Sports Pochettino: Tottenham would've taken their current position at start of season
Author: 0 Pochettino: Tottenham would've taken their current position at start of season

After three successive wins - a run which has seen Emery nominated for Premier League manager of the month - Arsenal head into the third north London derby of the season in better form than their hosts. His fine form has come even with having to leave Tottenham twice for worldwide duty, first for the Asian Games in August and then for the Asian Cup in January.

Sports Murray to skip combine drills, meet with Cards
Author: 0 Murray to skip combine drills, meet with Cards

Much was made of measurement day on Thursday, when Murray edged past the 5-foot-10 barrier and weighted in at 207 pounds - 12 pounds heavier than his playing weight at Oklahoma last season. "Either way it happens, I'm going to be excited to be in the National Football League, but, of course, NY would be a great spot for me". But there are other clubs beyond Washington who have expressed interest - or are at least doing their due diligence - on the quarterback.

Sports Alex Hornibrook to leave UW in pursuit of finishing his career elsewhere
Author: 0 Alex Hornibrook to leave UW in pursuit of finishing his career elsewhere

According to a report given to WTMJ Radio from the university, Hornibrook "has entered the NCAA transfer portal". Hornibrook is an interesting quarterback. But even for a player of Mertz stature, that is a lot of pressure to put on a true freshman. While Wisconsin ranked No. 1 in rush yards for all FBS programs, the Badgers ranked 115 in passing yards.

Sports Manchester City announce £65 million-a-year Puma kit deal
Author: 0 Manchester City announce £65 million-a-year Puma kit deal

The deal with City also includes sister clubs in Australia, Spain, Uruguay and China, and will go beyond on-pitch performance to football culture in areas such as music, gaming and fashion, Gulden said. That is the truth. "There are three or four positions I think we have to try to look for and some ideas we have", added Guardiola. The German, whose current deal expires in 2020, has started 14 league games this season but is not an automatic starter.

Sports Chelsea boss keeps Kepa waiting over recall
Author: 0 Chelsea boss keeps Kepa waiting over recall

Sarri has admitted Gonzalo Higuain needs to improve on his fitness before we'll see the best of him in the Premier League but I still think he'll start up front at Craven Cottage this weekend with Olivier Giroud among the subs. "At times this year we've been easy to play against and that's why fans have pulled away a bit. we need to change. and address that in the coming weeks".

Sports India vs Australia - 1st ODI International Preview & Prediction
Author: 0 India vs Australia - 1st ODI International Preview & Prediction

Glenn Maxwell hit a breathtaking century to single-handedly lead Australia to a 2-0 series sweep over India with their seven-wicket win in the second Twenty20 global on Wednesday. "You can't take credit away from Maxwell.it was a special knock from him and if he carries on that same good form into the one-dayers, we'll have to figure out a way to get him out", India opener KL Rahul .

Sports Ticket video raises Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's hopes of getting Manchester United job
Author: 0 Ticket video raises Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's hopes of getting Manchester United job

I don't know what I've done differently, he's played but it's him, he's got another couple of years in him Luke and when he decides to drive forward and goes into fifth gear there's no one quicker. "He is still working to get back fit and he's had a fantastic career here at Man United and in England". With that in mind, here is how Man United are likely to line up against the Saints on Saturday afternoon.

Sports Kyrgios hits back at Nadal after ousting the Spaniard at Acapulco
Author: 0 Kyrgios hits back at Nadal after ousting the Spaniard at Acapulco

However, 17-time major victor Nadal was furious with Kyrgios , who at one stage complained of being sick and served underarm late in the match before cupping his ear to the boos of the crowd at the conclusion of the second-round tie. Wawrinka beat seventh-seeded Steve Johnson 7-6 (7-5) 6-4. The Aussie's career record versus Nadal is now an even 3-3, but he faces a quick turnaround in the quarterfinals against another multiple Slam victor, Stan Wawrinka , on Thursday.

Sports Warriors lose on D-Wade's buzzer-beating bank shot
Author: 0 Warriors lose on D-Wade's buzzer-beating bank shot

Thanks to this loss by the Warriors, Denver is now half a game out of first place in the Western Conference. Dwyane Wade rolled back the years on Wednesday night, draining a three-pointer at the buzzer to give the Miami Heat a 126-125 win over the Golden State Warriors .

Sports RLPA rules out NRL player strike action
Author: 0 RLPA rules out NRL player strike action

De Belin isn't, however, in St George's squad for their charity shield game at the weekend against South Sydney with the club opting not to name him. Former North Queensland Cowboys fullback Ben Barba, who played for St Helens in the English Super League a year ago, was banned for life earlier this month by both the NRL and Britain's Rugby Football League after a domestic violence incident at a casino in the north Queensland city of Townsville in January.

Sports Toronto Raptors defeat Boston Celtics 118-95 behind Pascal Siakam's 25 points
Author: 0 Toronto Raptors defeat Boston Celtics 118-95 behind Pascal Siakam's 25 points

Boston has now lost its last three games and will look to get back on track against Portland on Wednesday. We were down 32-30 and it felt like it should have been about 32-20 in our favour. The six-time All-Star is aware of what it takes to make the latter stages of the season and believes the team is capable of beating anyone over seven games.

Sports Robert Kraft Pleads Not Guilty to Charges of Soliciting Prostitution
Author: 0 Robert Kraft Pleads Not Guilty to Charges of Soliciting Prostitution

Kraft, 77, was charged on Monday with two first-degree misdemeanour counts of soliciting a person to commit prostitution following a police investigation into a massage parlour in Jupiter, Florida. Kraft has hired Jack Goldberger of firm Atterbury, Goldberger & Weiss to represent him in the process. Kraft was said to be wearing a blue baseball hat when he was caught on camera entering the Orchids of Asia Day Spa in Jupiter on January 19 and January 20, according to court documents.