• Alpine skiing: Sister's Sochi glory inspired Gisin to gold

    Alpine skiing: Sister's Sochi glory inspired Gisin to gold

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    But on just the 13th gate, Vonn's worst nightmare came true - her ski clipped the gate and she was out. Shiffrin, who won the giant slalom gold in Pyeongchang but could only finish fourth in her favoured slalom, was nearly a second back, while another Swiss racer, Wendy Holdener , claimed bronze.
  • OAR medalist faces charge for doping

    OAR medalist faces charge for doping

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    Russian Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov came to Krushelnitsky's defence on Tuesday, saying the athlete could not have taken a banned drug deliberately. The positive test not only shocked the Russian team but the wider curling community whose sport calls for steady hands, sharp eyes and mild exertion, not the intense physical activity and endurance more associated with the use of meldonium .
  • Conor McGregor claims he volunteered to fight Frankie Edgar at UFC 222

    Conor McGregor claims he volunteered to fight Frankie Edgar at UFC 222

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    McGregor has not been seen in the Octagon since at UFC 205 when he won the lightweight title from Eddie Alvarez . White said that "Conor may never come back" because of the amount of money he has already made. The UFC has flirted with the idea of stripping him of a second title but has thus far refused to commit. In a freaky twist, White also refused to confirm whether McGregor was being stripped of his belt when Ferguson-Nurmagomedov was announced in January despite admitting it would be ...
  • Women's Hockey: Finland ensure the bronze medal

    Women's Hockey: Finland ensure the bronze medal

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    Stauber reunited Lamoureux-Davidson on the same line with her sister, Monique Lamoureux-Morando, just before these Olympics, and the twins have combined for five points in three games on a line with Kelly Pannek. Meghan Agosta found Poulin in the slot, allowing the captain to tally her fifth overall goal in three Olympic gold-medal game appearances. She hit the sidewall face first and rolled on to her back before being helped to the dressing-room by team mates and coaches.
  • Is South Korea now a hockey nation? Challenge is next step

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    The U.S. still had to rely on their own goaltender Maddie Rooney to seal the deal, but the 20-year-old from Duluth, Minnesota, stopped one more shot to clinch gold. Knight gave the US a 1-0 lead with 25.4 seconds left in the first, redirecting a shot from Sidney Morin through Szabados' pads giving the Americans a jolt of energy.
  • Man U's De Gea happy with `important` save post Sevilla draw

    Man U's De Gea happy with `important` save post Sevilla draw

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    Pogba's status in the United squad has been a hot topic of late, with the Frenchman dropped at the start of the month against Huddersfield Town in the Premier League . "The way he was playing during the time on the pitch he showed that intensity that is only possible when fit, when you feel fit". "Paul made a big effort to try to give me what I asked".
  • Shakhtar Donetsk edge Roma while Manchester United hold Sevilla

    Shakhtar Donetsk edge Roma while Manchester United hold Sevilla

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    United struggled to contain Vincenzo Montella's Sevilla throughout a one-sided contest, with De Gea required to produce a string of saves - including an incredible first-half stop to deny Luis Muriel. ROMA players wore blankets and boots to keep warm on the bench in -7C weather in the Ukraine. Shakhtar Donetsk to Kharkiv will play their first match of 1/8 final of the Champions League .
  • Watch Bill Gates Guess Grocery Store Prices-And Fail Miserably

    Watch Bill Gates Guess Grocery Store Prices-And Fail Miserably

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    For Tide Pods , the billionaire thought that these packets of literal liquid gold (they're pretty pricey!) cost much less than a box of Rice-a-Roni, guessing $4 and then $10 after the audience threw him a lifeline. Regarding a pack of TGI Friday's Spinach and Artichoke Dip, Gates asked the audience: "You guys think less than ten dollars?" Needless to say, it shows.
  • Chelsea, Barcelona draw as Bayern hammer Besiktas

    Chelsea, Barcelona draw as Bayern hammer Besiktas

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    Despite having just 27 per cent possession, the Blues looked the more unsafe but were denied a famous win thanks to Lionel Messi . Gerard Pique could only direct a header wide of the right post from a corner under pressure from Rudiger in the 38th minute, while Willian struck the left post three minutes later with a fierce shot from 20 yards out after Hazard won the ball back.
  • F1: Vettel praises Ferrari's "attention to detail" with SF71H

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    So I believe that those will help us. Both teams unveiled their challengers on Thursday, Ferrari showcasing their vehicle at Maranello while the Silver Arrows showcased the W09 at Silverstone. The new vehicle also features a protective halo device around the cockpit that is mandatory for all cars this season. It also carries the championship hopes of Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen, with Vettel aiming to beat Lewis Hamilton to a fifth career title this year.
  • Vinatieri reportedly nearing deal with Colts

    Vinatieri reportedly nearing deal with Colts

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    The 45-year-old said after the season he meant to keep playing, and it always made sense for both sides to hammer out a new deal. According to multiple reports, Vinatieri will finalize a one-year contract with the Colts on Friday, setting the stage for his 23rd National Football League season.
  • India vs South Africa, 2nd T20I at Centurion

    India vs South Africa, 2nd T20I at Centurion

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    Klaasen was severe especially on leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal (0-64), who failed to grip the ball and plundered as many as five sixes and a boundary in his first three overs and went on to complete his half-century off just 22 deliveries.
  • Charlie Nicholas predicts Europa League results for Arsenal and Celtic

    Charlie Nicholas predicts Europa League results for Arsenal and Celtic

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    He frequently travels to Turkey when he has time off. "Mesut was sick, today was his first training session [back]", Wenger , the Arsenal manager, said. 'Since Monday, he was in bed. "It depends how well he can improve his intensity of training until Sunday". If Arsenal rattle City, and take their chances in what will probably be a very open game after some initial caginess, they can win.
  • HBL PSL 2018 Opening Ceremony Live Streaming

    HBL PSL 2018 Opening Ceremony Live Streaming

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    During the season, all teams will play against each other twice before the top four teams qualify for the play-off stage. Who will win the third edition of the PSL? Earlier on Wednesday, the HBL PSL Artist Press Conference was held at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in which all artists along with the Chairman PCB Najam Sethi spoke about their performances at the Opening Ceremony and apprised how much they were excited for the fascinating event.
  • TL; DR: Mahi woke up, jests Pandey of Dhoni onslaught

    TL; DR: Mahi woke up, jests Pandey of Dhoni onslaught

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    However, it all changed during the second T20I in Centurion . As the duo gave fans entertainment worth their money, in one of the rare moments, Dhoni was seen losing his cool at Pandey. Here's what he said about Dhoni "I think Mahi woke up". Limited overs specialist Suresh Raina (31) stitched a good partnership with Pandey before Phehlukwayo trapped him in front of the wickets.
  • Jamie Anderson wins silver in Olympic Big Air

    Jamie Anderson wins silver in Olympic Big Air

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    Jamie Anderson added to her medal count, wining a silver medal in Big Air with jumps that scored 90.00 and 87.25. Even though she failed to land her first jump, Gasser kept a clear head and registered a second-run score of 89.00. Fears of gusty winds around PyeongChang, South Korea, late Thursday into Friday prompted officials to adjust schedules once again. Anderson led going into the final round but sat down while trying to land her last jump.
  • AS Roma legend heaps praise on 'one of world's best' Salah

    AS Roma legend heaps praise on 'one of world's best' Salah

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    Former Mohamed Salah teammate and AS Roma legend Francesco Totti has praised the Liverpool star for his performances this season, labeling him as one of the best in the world. The former Chelsea flop returned to the Premier League at the start of this season as he signed for Merseyside giants Liverpool for a reported fee of £35 million (R568 million).
  • North Dakota's Lamoureux twins play for gold

    North Dakota's Lamoureux twins play for gold

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    After regulation, in another overtime, it was the same. Canada had a chance to build a 3-1 lead moments later, after US player Sidney Morin was penalized for an illegal hit. The USA Women's hockey team seemed cursed when it comes to the Olympics. This was the time to show it. Every four years this game prompts a debate over the sport itself, over the minnows in the rest of the world.