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Will the Daytona 500 be a great race or just a procession?

Will the Daytona 500 be a great race or just a procession? Excited and nervous are typical adjectives that come to mind for a 20 year old making his Daytona 500 debut. Earnhardt retired after the 2017 season. He said Daytona carries a lot of weight. Teams have talked about how the new "Hawkeye" inspection will eliminate the massaging areas of the auto that were not checked by the old inspection system. [Full Article...]

Ledecka won gold on Shiffrin cast offs: coach

Ledecka won gold on Shiffrin cast offs: coach Ledecka is trying to convince her coaches to allow her to compete in the downhill on Wednesday, before she returns to snowboarding for Thursday's qualifying in the parallel giant slalom. She tore up the bottom of the course to clock 1:21.11min. Boutin had won the bronze medal after South Korean medal hope Choi Min-Jeong was disqualified for interfering. [Full Article...]

Kodaira breaks Olympic record to win women's 500m speed skating

Kodaira breaks Olympic record to win women's 500m speed skating South Korea's speed skating star Lee Sang-hwa is a legend not only in her country but also around the world. Lee finished second in 37.33 to take silver, while Karolina Erbanova of the Czech Republic took the bronze in 37.34. "She was so proud of me and I was so proud of her, especially after she did the 1,000", Lee said. Kodaira did not succumb to the pressure that has been put on her by Japane... [Full Article...]

LACETT | Mitchell wins NBA Dunk Contest

LACETT | Mitchell wins NBA Dunk Contest The between-the-legs dunk was still in its infancy when Richardson took off from the baseline, grabbed the ball in mid-air and went backward between the legs and finished with a one-handed reverse jam. "It is what it is, but for me I know I worked hard to get to be an All-Star". It would finish it. His leaping ability combined with his length give him the options to be more creative with his dunks... [Full Article...]

Blackhawks Fans Ejected For Directing Racist Chants At Black Capitals Player

Blackhawks Fans Ejected For Directing Racist Chants At Black Capitals Player There's no place for it. Athletes in our country don't deserve that. The Blackhawks issued a statement after the game, saying the organization was aware of the "harmful" comments directed at Smith-Pelly and issued the player an apology. [Full Article...]

Rochdale 0-0 Tottenham Hotspur: FA Cup fifth round

Rochdale 0-0 Tottenham Hotspur: FA Cup fifth round Tottenham could rest their key stars for the FA Cup clash against Rochdale . Pochettino's team will have no trouble beating The Dale and we expect Spurs to put on a rampant display. The Korean was disappointed not to get the start in Turin so Pochettino will give him the opportunity to lead the line tomorrow. Spurs have been blessed with easy ties in the cup so far. [Full Article...]

Europa League: Napoli lose at home, Arsenal and Milan win away

Europa League: Napoli lose at home, Arsenal and Milan win away The 21-year-old has been in red-hot form this season netting 14 goals in 28 appearances in all competitions. "Spain - Barca or Real ". Werner added: "There are so many clubs you'd like to play for". Werner is contracted to Leipzig until 2020, and the German outfit are understandably reluctant to let him go. "That's why there are no other thoughts". [Full Article...]

West Brom players accused of stealing taxi in Spain

West Brom players accused of stealing taxi in Spain The players involved issued a public apology. "They made a decision to take a taxi to a McDonald's drive-through nearby and somehow and for some reason, left there in the cab but without the cab driver". West Brom currently sit rock-bottom of the Premier League table, seven points adrift of safety, so the fact that they have been dumped out of the cup is most probably a blessing in disguise, ... [Full Article...]

Sri Lanka sweep series after dominating Bangladesh

Sri Lanka sweep series after dominating Bangladesh Sri Lanka shared the wickets around no fewer than seven bowlers as they backed up victories in the ODI tri-series and Bangladesh Tests with further success, beginning 2018 in a far more positive mode than they spent much of the previous year. [Full Article...]

Agent of Antonio Conte reveals vital information over his client's future

Agent of Antonio Conte reveals vital information over his client's future Speaking to the club's official website after the game , Willian says he predicted that Willy Caballero, who is known for his excellent penalty record, would save the spot kick. We have to try to, I repeat, have the ideal game, the flawless game to try to make the best decisions. Chants of " Barcelona , we're coming for you" rang around and, unlike in the recent defeat vs. [Full Article...]

The lesser-known American wins silver in ski slopestyle

The lesser-known American wins silver in ski slopestyle He was sitting outside of medal position going into the last of his three runs in the event's final, but turned in a final run scored at 93.60 to grab second place. "I would've loved to have landed a run for sure". The bronze medal went to Canadian Alex Beaulieu-Marchand with a 92.40. Woods was the only competitor to score 90 points or over on multiple runs but as only the top score counted ... [Full Article...]

Ester Ledecka, the champion who was unaware of

Ester Ledecka, the champion who was unaware of I left it all on the hill. "They were staring at me a little bit, but they are very nice girls and they are very unbelievable stars", she said. Moments after 22-year-old's unlikely triumph, the origin of her skis remained unclear with Ledecka telling a post-race news conference: "I hope these are mine". [Full Article...]

Nishikori into last four in NY

Nishikori into last four in NY Querrey will face the victor between top seed Kevin Anderson and fifth seed Kei Nishikori in Sunday's final. Kei Nishikori edged closer to a first ATP Tour in two years at the New York Open tennis on Friday after coming from behind to defeat Moldova's Radu Albot and claim a semi-final berth. [Full Article...]

Olympics-Alpine skiing-Defending champion Veith leads women's super-G

Olympics-Alpine skiing-Defending champion Veith leads women's super-G Hirscher won by a commanding 1.27 seconds over Henrik Kristoffersen . Norway has continued its dominance in cross-country skiing by winning the gold medal in the men's 4x10-kilometer relay. "In the first run, I didnt ski with anywhere near the intensity, cleanliness and attack I needed to", he said. "I just didn't have the speed in me today". [Full Article...]

Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea are sad for Ryan Mason'

Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea are sad for Ryan Mason' Chelsea coach Antonio Conte said in his pre-match news conference ahead of Friday's match with Mason's former club Hull City that Cahill should not be blamed, but the centre-back can not help feeling "devastated" for his former England team-mate. [Full Article...]

Bayern snatches win with late penalty

Bayern snatches win with late penalty Bottom side Cologne were denied a rare win by a video replay while Bayer Leverkusen won to go second. Bayern are now 21 points clear at the top of the Bundesliga and are closing in on an early German title. The referee consulted the video assistant (VAR) and disallowed the goal for offside against Marcel Risse, and the game ended 1-1. Yuya Osako had given Cologne the lead after half an hour bu... [Full Article...]

Winter Olympics 2018: Luckless Christie crashes out again

Winter Olympics 2018: Luckless Christie crashes out again Christie was drawn in the semis' with Korea's Choi, who knew - like the Briton - the sharp hand of officiating having been penalised after initially winning the 500m final earlier this week. "She wants to thank everyone for their support and the hospital staff who assessed her so quickly". Li Jinyu, the Chinese athlete, tripped on the final turn of the race and took out Christie as the pair ra... [Full Article...]

Kompany: Lack of enthusiasm 'not permitted' for City in second leg

Kompany: Lack of enthusiasm 'not permitted' for City in second leg I know Aguero won't be playing as many minutes as the others with the Champions League becoming the focus for Manchester City , but I don't know anyone else who can get four goals in a match on multiple occasions. What really struck me this week was how no one seemed able to get the ball off the English teams. "We were clinical today". Raphael Wicky's men undermined such encouraging moments b... [Full Article...]

Kohli, bowlers steer India to 5-1 series victory in ODI series

Kohli, bowlers steer India to 5-1 series victory in ODI series Now we are being asked these questions. I think that type of mindset brought out the best in us. "If I look at the pink day and shortened game , the platform was set for nearly T20 style of play and I think that type of mindset brought out the best in us". [Full Article...]

America's Vonn misses medal in Olympic super-G

America's Vonn misses medal in Olympic super-G A few skiers stumbled, including Lindsey Vonn , an American skier whose Super-G run was going to be her first event at the Olympics in eight years . Vonn has made no secret of her love for her late grandfather, Don Kildow , who died in November at the age of 88. But that's ski racing. "The fact that she's able to beat all of us and be a snowboarder is pretty darn impressive". [Full Article...]


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