https://images.thewest.com.au/publication/S-1829155/1518583589995_T20_Aust_16-9_13478641_1829155_20180214140288075c3ce-081d-420d-a971-1247eef297fd.jpg_sd_1280x720.jpg

Sports

New Zealand opener Martin Guptill rewrote T20I history en route a record-breaking century against Australia at Eden Park . Martin Guptill scored a scintillating century in the match but Australia made a mockery of the total thanks to the explosive batting at the top by openers David Warner and D'Arcy Short.
  • LeBron James: We will not shut up and dribble

    LeBron James: We will not shut up and dribble

    Sports

    But we will definitely not 'shut up and dribble .' I will definitely not do that... Wade had remained silent until he posted a photo with lights reading "I am more than an athlete ". We await President Trump's completely unsolicited tweet on the situation. Durant, a member of Team LeBron for Sunday's All-Star Game, agreed Saturday that players should speak out .
  • Controversy Over Song That Made Priya Prakash Varrier A Star, Case Filed

    Controversy Over Song That Made Priya Prakash Varrier A Star, Case Filed

    Sports

    I don't know how to react! While one fan called her wink the most popular in Bollywood, some compared her expressions to actress Katrina Kaif. Just when we thought that the Internet's recent favourite Priya Prakash Varrier had taken the country by storm, the wink girl has achieved another feat that has catapulted her above Sunny Leone , Deepika Padukone, Alia Bhatt etc.
  • Gerrard: This Liverpool attack is better than the Suarez-led trio

    Gerrard: This Liverpool attack is better than the Suarez-led trio

    Sports

    And Firmino's Champions League goal tally has moved him into rarefied territory inhabited by Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo and Tottenham's Harry Kane . Liverpool sold Coutinho to Barcelona for £142m in January, making a huge profit on the £8.5m they outlayed on him. But Barnes is convinced it is because of the way Jurgen Klopp sets his side up.
  • Men's Hockey: two surprises in the opening

    Men's Hockey: two surprises in the opening

    Sports

    The Russians fared no better, as a 2-0 first-period lead evaporated as Slovakia went unmatched the rest of the way, with Peter Ceresnak tallying the game victor for the Slovaks. 'We've been practising it constantly but today it didn't work and they scored and we lost . Brian O'Neill and Jordan Greenway, who became the first African-American hockey player for the U.S.at an Olympics, scored to build the 2-0 lead in a dominant showing, and the shots were 24-12 after two periods.
  • Jose Mourinho denies rift with Pogba

    Jose Mourinho denies rift with Pogba

    Sports

    Manchester United will be desperate to bounce back in the FA Cup fifth round against Huddersfield today, their first match featuring opinion dividing video assistant referee (VAR) technology. "The objective of having a squad that is not so big is exactly to be open for this". It was a really open and exciting game of football, but once again VAR will dominate the post-match analysis of an FA Cup game.
  • Ice hockey: Donato's goals lift United States to win over Slovakia

    Ice hockey: Donato's goals lift United States to win over Slovakia

    Sports

    While the second period was scoreless, the United States looked to gain their legs a bit despite getting the wind taken out of their sails early. "I think our girls were nervous", she said after Saturday's practice at Kwandong. The U.S. college players who shined in the first two games engaged in the physical play against the Russians but couldn't make an impact on the score sheet.
  • Groves vs Eubank Jr

    Groves vs Eubank Jr

    Sports

    Here's how to live stream Groves vs Eubank Jr , plus details of how to watch the fight on TV. The 29-year-old produced one of the finest displays of his career to advance to the World Boxing Super Series super middleweight final by beating Eubank Jr on a unanimous points decision on Saturday night.
  • US U-20 Kyle Scott Makes Chelsea Debut In FA Cup

    US U-20 Kyle Scott Makes Chelsea Debut In FA Cup

    Sports

    Just four days before Antonio Conte must pick his Chelsea team to face Barcelona at Stamford Bridge, Willian gave the Blues boss a massive selection headache. "Seven goals, two clean sheets since - it's what we needed". Willian got his second shortly after, before Giroud stabbed home to make it 4-0 at the interval.
  • Broward schools to tear down building where mass shooting happened

    Broward schools to tear down building where mass shooting happened

    Sports

    The agency added that the warning should have been forwarded to the FBI's Miami field office for further investigation, but "we have determined that these protocols were not followed". The sheriff says the gunman then dropped his rifle and backpack containing extra ammunition and ran out of the school. The FBI failed to follow up on a tip about the Parkland shooter last month, and now Governor Rick Scott is calling for the director to resign.
  • Czech Republic tops Canada in shootout, 3-2

    Czech Republic tops Canada in shootout, 3-2

    Sports

    In its second-ever Olympic men's hockey game after losing to the Czechs 2-1 on Thursday, South Korea elicited cheers from the home crowd every time it rushed up the ice with a puck and roars when any player got a shot on net. "It was the game we expected", he said. But his good run came to a crashing halt against the dominant Swiss, who scored five goals on 27 shots against Dalton - sending him to the bench in favor of Sungje Park, who surrendered two goals on the seven shots he faced.
  • Brown shines, but World flies past US in Rising Stars game

    Brown shines, but World flies past US in Rising Stars game

    Sports

    Boston's Jaylen Brown led the USA with 35 points and 10 rebounds. It's only fitting that the man who is one triple-double shy of tying Magic Johnson for second all-time with seven triple-doubles in a rookie season almost accomplished the feat in the Rising Stars Challenge .
  • Watch the PowerShares QQQ 300 live from Daytona online

    Watch the PowerShares QQQ 300 live from Daytona online

    Sports

    We need to make some corrections in our upcoming practice sessions the next two days. NASCAR turns its lonely eyes toward Elliott, 22, the son of Awesome Bill from Dawsonville, to save it from its free fall. I don't have the confidence here I have at other tracks. "I don't know. I felt like we were a great team in '16". "I don't really know if anybody has it figured out".
  • Man United's Paul Pogba to miss Huddersfield game through illness

    Man United's Paul Pogba to miss Huddersfield game through illness

    Sports

    United were left to mull over their grievance at half-time, but quickly ensured it wasn't to cost them too dearly as a brilliant one-two between Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez freed the former to slot low past Jonas Lossl. Mourinho accepted on Friday that Pogba was not in top form but said the reports were way wide of the mark. "He is not playing well, period". "But he is trying to rein that in for the good of the team and he will be as patient as possible".
  • Joel Embiid will participate in all three All-Star Weekend events

    Joel Embiid will participate in all three All-Star Weekend events

    Sports

    A double-double from Ben Simmons has led the World team to a dominant 155-124 victory over the United States of America in the NBA Rising Stars game. "I kind of look at it like my class, but it's not, really", said Simmons, who suffered a season-ending, draft year foot injury last season. Simmons also dismissed questions about the game being crucial for confirming his favouritism for NBA Rookie of the Year, with the U.S.
  • Embedding tweets can be copyright infringement rules NY judge

    Embedding tweets can be copyright infringement rules NY judge

    Sports

    This doesn't mean the news organizations have necessarily lost the case. Thus, Forrest rejects the summary judgment motion from the defendant news publishers that they are shielded from copyright liability by the fact that they were only providing images hosted by Twitter .
  • Team USA's Mikaela Shiffrin wins first gold medal in giant slalom

    Team USA's Mikaela Shiffrin wins first gold medal in giant slalom

    Sports

    Hansdotter, a 32-year-old veteran of the World Cup circuit, will become the second Swedish woman to win Olympic slalom following Anja Paerson in Turin in 2006. "After yesterday it was such an emotional high", Shiffrin said after her race. "Its insane. Theres so much emotion", Shiffrin said. You're a gold medalist once again.
  • American stars bring home more gold medals

    American stars bring home more gold medals

    Sports

    Superstars were on display this week, as Shaun White claimed his third career Olympic gold medal in the men's halfpipe and Mikaela Shiffrin picked up a gold of her own in the women's giant slalom. "You can push into it so hard, it feels like perfect" on top, she said. The biggest upset was 20-year-old outsider Gallhuber finishing ahead of Shiffrin into bronze after a near flawless second run of 48.83 - the fastest leg of the day.
  • Figure skating-Japan's Hanyu eclipses competition in injury comeback

    Figure skating-Japan's Hanyu eclipses competition in injury comeback

    Sports

    Nobody garners attention like a revolutionary. He's had a tough Olympics so far in PyeongChang . While the skate was jam packed with hard jumps, it also had handsome spins and footwork. Beyond this rare capacity to execute and land all these contrasting quad jumps, the reasoning isn't complex. "It will depend on my feelings", said Chen at the end of his first training session on the ice rink in Gangneung.
  • Good for Tottenham and Arsenal: Top target promised June exit

    Good for Tottenham and Arsenal: Top target promised June exit

    Sports

    Neither side could strike a deal, with Arsenal adding Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to their attacking ranks, while Tottenham took Lucas Moura instead. I am happy to see my work recognised. "I now have to give my all and hope that I get called up". This interview was given the day that Malcom received a one-match ban after the LFP determined that the Brazilian winger had dived to win a penalty in a recent Ligue 1 match vs Lyon.
  • Tiger Woods to play Honda Classic

    Tiger Woods to play Honda Classic

    Sports

    Cantlay teed off tied for the lead alongside Tony Finau on Friday and the American managed to stay top, albeit with more company. "Last year was kind of a hot day. "I wasn't very happy", Woods said simply. "I've got to clean up my card — too many bogeys out there". Woods played with Justin Thomas , who had a 69, and Rory McIlroy , who had a 71.
  • Lindsey Vonn is a 'caged bull' waiting for her Olympics return

    Lindsey Vonn is a 'caged bull' waiting for her Olympics return

    Sports

    With two-thirds of the 45-woman field still to race, Vonn ― the first skier out ― had slipped to joint-fifth position. The 33-year-old United States skiing star entered the competition as one of the favorites. Her Winter Olympics aren't over yet, though. Vonn owns two medals for her career, a gold medal in downhill and bronze in the super-G in 2010. Either way, Vonn went first, it didn't go very well and she came away from the event not winning a medal.