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Sports IOC releases Olympic kit requirements for Russian athletes
Author: 0 IOC releases Olympic kit requirements for Russian athletes

The IOC stipulates that athletes" kit can only carry the words "Olympic athlete from Russia" or "OAR, ' while officials" clothing can only feature "OAR'. The Russians can also forget about doing something fancy with their new designation. "Albert DEMCHENKO , Tatyana IVANOVA... are found to have committed anti-doping rule violations pursuant to Article 2 of The International Olympic Committee Anti-Doping Rules applicable to the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, in 2014, and are ...

Sports Can Bristol City stun Manchester United in EFL Cup?
Author: 0 Can Bristol City stun Manchester United in EFL Cup?

Bournemouth thought they had forced extra-time when Dan Gosling curled home from the edge of the box in the final minute after being picked out by Callum Wilson. The only non-Premier League side in the quarter-finals, they snuck through with a stoppage time victor by Korey Smith to stun the Red Devils and knock the reigning Carabao Cup champions out of the competition.

Sports Leg-spinner Chahal takes four as India thump Sri Lanka…
Author: 0 Leg-spinner Chahal takes four as India thump Sri Lanka…

India's 260-5 is their highest-ever T20 total, and just three short of the record score in the format - Australia´s 263-3 against Sri Lanka in Pallekele past year. As Tharanga (47 off 29, 3 fours, 2 sixes) got back to the dugout, the remaining Lankan side shattered miserably and lost 8 wickets (one absent hurt) for only 27 runs.

Sports Orioles Pitcher Zach Britton has a Ruptured Achilles
Author: 0 Orioles Pitcher Zach Britton has a Ruptured Achilles

Britton's injury causes two blows to the Orioles future. Now, he could get a $12 million contract and not be able to pitch for the team in the first half of the season. With Britton also a year from free agency, it would make sense that he would end up being flipped for prospects, helping the Orioles inevitable rebuilding process.

Sports Virat Kohli And Anushka Sharma's Delhi Reception: All You Need To Know
Author: 0 Virat Kohli And Anushka Sharma's Delhi Reception: All You Need To Know

The couple tied the knot at a scenic venue in Tuscany, Italy in a close-knit affair on December 11, the marriage which had garnered a lot of interest among their fans all over the world. Virat appeared dapper in a black achkan and white churidaarand heavily embroidered shawl with a golden border in black mojris . We are truly blessed to share the news with you.This lovely day will be made more special with the love and support of our family of fans & well-wishers.

Sports Man United League Cup defense ended by 2nd-tier Bristol City
Author: 0 Man United League Cup defense ended by 2nd-tier Bristol City

Bristol , who already had three Premier League scalps in the League Cup this season, shocked United in the 51st minute when Joe Bryan sent a left-foot shot arrowing into the top corner past the despairing dive of Sergio Romero. The first leg is at home and that will be massively important. While Mourinho rotated his side at Ashton Gate, his United side still featured the likes of Paul Pogba , Anthony Martial , Marcus Rashford and Zlatan Ibrahimovic , who scored on his first ...

Sports Venus Williams won't be charged in fatal vehicle crash
Author: 0 Venus Williams won't be charged in fatal vehicle crash

Williams, 38, was not hurt. In the aftermath of the crash, Williams explained to an officer that a dark-colored vehicle turned left in front of her, trapping her in the intersection when her light turned red and before she was T-boned by the Barsons' Hyundai.

Sports Steelers' Antonio Brown ruled out vs. Texans
Author: 0 Steelers' Antonio Brown ruled out vs. Texans

This time, he must put up numbers without Antonio Brown , who's out with what Tomlin called a "significant" lower leg contusion. Brown's absence for at least Week 16 will mark the first time he's missed a contest due to injury since he sat out the Steelers' divisional-round loss to the Broncos in the 2015 postseason.

Sports Virat Kohli-Anushka Sharma invite PM Narendra Modi for Delhi reception
Author: 0 Virat Kohli-Anushka Sharma invite PM Narendra Modi for Delhi reception

BJP MLA raised questions on the patriotism of cricketer Virat Kohli for marrying in Italy. Kohli has no respect for the country. "This proves he is not a patriot". After the wedding reception, the celebrity couple will be spending New year in South Africa and later on Virat will be geared up for the series against South Africa and Anushka will resume with her upcoming flick starring Shahrukh Khan and Katrina Kaif in lead.

Sports Penn State Football Lands 5-Star DE Micah Parsons
Author: 0 Penn State Football Lands 5-Star DE Micah Parsons

Penn State's recruiting classes has always been amongst the top-25 annually, but many expected Franklin would be able to consistently recruit top-10 classes and the key was going to be signing multiple five-star prospects. "The Buckeyes still could have pursued Parsons if they decided that was the best path to take". Penn State's next big event starts on Saturday, as it travels to Arizona then to begin preparing for the Fiesta Bowl, where it will face Washington on December 30.

Sports Jarryd Hayne accused of rape in United States civil case
Author: 0 Jarryd Hayne accused of rape in United States civil case

Hayne's Australian lawyer Ramy Qutami said in a prepared statement that Hayne "unequivocally and vehemently" denies any wrongdoing. It was in the early hours of the Monday morning that the alleged sexual assault took place at Hayne's San Jose apartment, the documents say the young woman claims she passed out in the Uber due to her "extreme level of intoxication".

Sports Lions' playoff odds down to 14 percent after another Falcons win
Author: 0 Lions' playoff odds down to 14 percent after another Falcons win

After the Falcons (8-5) play the Buccaneers on Monday night, that number could be whittled down to six teams. You may be thinking this scenario is not possible since the Lions and Saints would both finish 10-6 and New Orleans would own the head-to-head tiebreaker since they already beat Detroit, but there's more too it.

Sports Alabama LB out with season-ending foot injury
Author: 0 Alabama LB out with season-ending foot injury

The Crimson Tide are getting healthier at linebacker with outside linebacker Christian Miller and Terrell Lewis returning on the outside and interior linebacker Mack Wilson coming back from a foot injury of his own. They got sophomore Mack Wilson back from injury for the regular-season finale against Auburn, and Wilson should be healthier for the January 1 game against Clemson in the Sugar Bowl.

Sports Lane Kiffin signs 10-year-deal with Florida Atlantic
Author: 0 Lane Kiffin signs 10-year-deal with Florida Atlantic

Probably not, but if there's anything that we have learned about the polarizing Kiffin, it's that you never truly know what's going to happen in his career. Each team started 1-3. The Bobcats, who have been bowl eligible 11 of the last 13 seasons, suffered a 28-23 loss to Troy in the Dollar General Bowl last season.

Sports Leicester City vs. Manchester City (Carabao Cup)
Author: 0 Leicester City vs. Manchester City (Carabao Cup)

Puel's Southampton lost the League Cup final 3-2 to Manchester United at Wembley when Saints' striker Manolo Gabbiadini had a goal controversially ruled out with the game at 0-0. Jesus is looking for his first goal of the competition, and takes confidence into the clash having scored in City's 2-0 win at the King Power last month.

Sports Islanders Win Bid To Develop Belmont Park Site
Author: 0 Islanders Win Bid To Develop Belmont Park Site

Despite efforts to develop a fresh fan base a short subway ride from Madison Square Garden and the rival Rangers, it has become increasingly clear the Islanders remain a predominantly Long Island team. The team has said they intend on playing in Brooklyn at least through next season. That's about 4,000 less than the team's final season at the Nassau Coliseum on Long Island.

Sports NASCAR Drivers Danica Patrick, Ricky Stenhouse Jr.'s Break Up Confirmed
Author: 0 NASCAR Drivers Danica Patrick, Ricky Stenhouse Jr.'s Break Up Confirmed

Patrick didn't attend the end-of-season NASCAR awards in Las Vegas with Stenhouse last month, leading to speculation about a potential breakup. Patrick and Stenhouse Jr. Patrick was married to Paul Hospenthal for seven years. Her contract with Stewart-Haas Racing ended with the conclusion of the most recent Cup Series season, and she will not return to the team.

Sports Staples Center packed for Kobe Bryant ceremony
Author: 0 Staples Center packed for Kobe Bryant ceremony

The Lakers are retiring Kobe Bryant's No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys in a special pre-game ceremony. Surprisingly, he was only a two-time scoring champion, but he was an 11-time All-NBA First Team selection. Bryant retired at the end of last season, having spent all 20 years of his career with the Lakers. Hayward told Slam's Alex Wong about Kobe's magical final game, where he dropped 60 points on Hayward and the Utah Jazz in front of a star-studded crowd.

Sports Victor Oladipo drops 30 points in second half of Pacers' loss
Author: 0 Victor Oladipo drops 30 points in second half of Pacers' loss

An Irving 3-pointer pulled Boston within 110-109 with nine seconds remaining. "We just have to keep on getting better". Losers of three of five after a 22-4 start and trailing by two points to the Grizzlies entering the fourth quarter on Saturday, the Celtics scored 16 straight points to begin the period and rolled to a 102-93 victory.

Author: 0 Atlanta Falcons dump Tampa Bay Buccaneers to stay in NFC South chase

It wasn't pretty, as two fumbles would attest, but it was needed to beat Tampa Bay. Winston completed 27 of 35 passes for 299 yards and three touchdowns in his most efficient effort of the season. Howard had a 30-yard touchdown catch before leaving. Howard, who sustained a game-ending ankle injury on the play. The Tampa defense was also without several injured players - Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy (biceps), linebacker Lavonte David (hamstring) and cornerback Vernon Hargreaves ...

Sports Jaguars Takeaways: Bortles makes Texans pay for blitzes
Author: 0 Jaguars Takeaways: Bortles makes Texans pay for blitzes

Keenum completed 20 of 23 passes, including seven throws to McKinnon for 114 yards in the first 100-yard receiving game for a Vikings running back since Onterrio Smith on September 26, 2004, against Chicago. The Jaguars are now the No. 3 seed in the playoffs and would have been the No. 2 seed had Pittsburgh hung on to beat New England. Since 2000, it was only the second time they have went 6 of 6 (December 2015 at Tennessee in a 42-39 loss).

Sports Jerry Richardson will turn a huge profit on the Carolina Panthers
Author: 0 Jerry Richardson will turn a huge profit on the Carolina Panthers

Could Sean "Diddy" Combs soon own an National Football League team? However, his followup tweet made it sound like he was very serious. Kaepernick no longer has a job - retaliation, his supporters say, for his outspoken politics - and President Donald Trump has seized on the issue, demanding that owners punish athletes who do not stand for the anthem.

Sports Matt Moore Reportedly Traded to Rangers from Giants for Prospects
Author: 0 Matt Moore Reportedly Traded to Rangers from Giants for Prospects

The swap was pending a physical, the person said, speaking on condition of anonymity because neither club had announced the deal. He's owed $9 million next season with a $10 million team option for 2019. Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reported San Francisco will receive two minor-league pitchers and cash. The lefty's best season came in 2013, when he was 17-4 with the Rays .

Sports Mark Hughes and Marko Arnautovic clash in West Ham win
Author: 0 Mark Hughes and Marko Arnautovic clash in West Ham win

West Ham United boss David Moyes revealed that he was left annoyed with attacker Marko Arnautovic following his side's 3-0 win over Stoke City on Saturday, but seemingly a lot less than that of Stoke City boss Mark Hughes . I told him if he kept up he'd score in the second half. West Ham goalkeeper Adrian remained untested until the 55th minute, when Shaqiri was given room to fire, but his deflected shot looped harmlessly and kindly for the off-balance Spaniard.

Sports Arsenal: There's only one winner in the Mesut Ozil/Alexis Sanchez debate
Author: 0 Arsenal: There's only one winner in the Mesut Ozil/Alexis Sanchez debate

But what I do know is that after his performance on Saturday, I am only more convinced of the importance of re-signing the German to a new deal. Manchester United's apparent willingness to pay his basic asking price of £300,000 a... Newcastle have struggled in recent weeks and were well beaten by Manchester United, Chelsea and Watford before losing 3-2 at home to Leicester last weekend.

Sports Warned! FIFA Might Throw Spain Out Of World Cup 2018
Author: 0 Warned! FIFA Might Throw Spain Out Of World Cup 2018

RFEF acting president, Juan Luis Larrea said that "we haven't received any warnings from Federation Internationale de Football Association, just a letter explaining that some within Federation Internationale de Football Association are requesting an investigation".

Sports Jerry Richardson investigation to be taken over by NFL
Author: 0 Jerry Richardson investigation to be taken over by NFL

Panthers coach Ron Rivera said in a release Friday night that he has had a strong relationship with Richardson since he joined the franchise as coach in 2012. McCarthy said the National Football League would hire an independent law firm to lead the investigation. The NFL on Sunday announced that it is taking over the investigation.

Sports Robbie Lawler vs. Rafael Dos Anjos Full Fight Video Highlights: RDA Dominates
Author: 0 Robbie Lawler vs. Rafael Dos Anjos Full Fight Video Highlights: RDA Dominates

After back-to-back losses sparked dos Anjos making the move up in weight, the Kings MMA representative has validated his decision to do so with an impressive winning streak. Round four began with Lawler looking to pressure, but it was dos Anjos again who was having more success with his leg kicks. That's three wins in less than five months, with each coming against an established name in the division.

Sports Ravens blitz Browns in 2017 home finale
Author: 0 Ravens blitz Browns in 2017 home finale

His three defensive stops were his most in a single game since the Week 12 win over Houston and he picked up two hurries (his first multi-pressure game since Week 11) and a batted pass that nearly turned into an interception for Terrell Suggs, but for DeShone Kizer's intervention.

Sports Celtic's record run ends at 69 after hammering by Hearts
Author: 0 Celtic's record run ends at 69 after hammering by Hearts

Sixteen-year-old Harry Cochrane opened the scoring at Tynecastle, Northern Ireland worldwide Kyle Lafferty added a superb second, and David Milinkovic made it three early in the second half before adding his second from the penalty spot.

Sports Jurgen Klopp: Draws nothing to do with player rotation
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp: Draws nothing to do with player rotation

I love watching them play and, on their day, they're unbeatable - but, to win the title, you have to produce that week-in, week-out and Liverpool just aren't capable of doing that". His decision to leave out Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino in last Sunday's Merseyside derby was criticised, but Klopp says it is a case of avoiding fatigue within his squad.