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Pogba not struggling at United, claims Deschamps


Victor Lindelof's dummy fooled no one aside from his own keeper, forcing De Gea into a panicked clearance. De Gea stood against the home side once more a minute before the break when he expertly denied Steven Nzonzi from a corner kick. Read More »

Donald Trump wants to arm teachers to prevent further school gun massacres


Its failings were put in the spotlight previous year after the US Air Force admitted it had failed to flag a gunman's domestic violence conviction before he killed 26 people at a church in Texas. Senator Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat and leading advocate for tighter gun controls, said Mr Trump's directive suggested the president was aware of fresh energy on the issue and called it a sign that "for the first time " politicians are "scared of the political consequences of inaction on ... Read More »

Lindsey Vonn settles for bronze and a fond farewell to golden career


Now, it switches to Shiffrin's forte - the slalom . She finished in the top 10 in all four of her downhills this season, including a win and two other podium finishes. Following up their bronze medals in 1998 and 2010, the Finns beat Russian Federation 5-1 in pool play but had a tougher go in the medal round. While the event will see Vonn bid farewell to the Olympics, she will return to the World Cup circuit after the games to chase down Ingemar Stenmark's record of 86 race wins. Read More »

Lindsey Vonn earns another Olympic medal


She dropped the super-G after weather compacted the 11-event Alpine schedule. And it was also bittersweet for Lindsey . She ended up with the bronze . But I still think I made him proud. I gave it everything I had. Chalk it up to rust. Vonn had also helped inspire Goggia when she was a teenager watching the 2010 Winter Games, the Italian recalled as she battled to digest her new status as an Olympic champion. Read More »

Rain likely to play spoilsport in 2nd T20I


The blistering knock of 18 runs in the first over played a crucial role in India's 28-run victory over South Africa . Look at their bowlers, they're of a different height, have different skill sets, and the pitch responds differently to them. Read More »

Lindsey Vonn tears up during emotional interview


She also said she would not accept an invitation to the White House either. Vonn was considered the favorite to win Wednesday. After what she has endured in those eight years, even in the U.S gold-obsessed culture, this is a very cool thing. Read More »

Olympics: Lindsey Vonn Gets Emotional After Medaling in Final Downhill Race

Shiffrin, the overall World Cup leader, planned to compete in the downhill as she worked to become an all-around medal threat, not simply a specialist in the technical events. "When I saw on the gondola the sun rising up, I felt good". The 2018 Olympics hold a special significance for Vonn as she looks to perform well in honor of her late grandfather. Read More »

Pogba back in United squad for Sevilla trip

How have we been doing? United are back in action as they face Chelsea on Sunday (2.05pm). How can I watch it? The match kicks off at 7:45 pm [GMT]. How are Sevilla doing? . The two sides have never met before except a friendly in 2013 that the Spanish side won 3-1. For the hundreds of millions spent by United in the transfer market in recent seasons, Pogba remains the most marquee of them all having beat off competition from around Europe to make him the then most ... Read More »

Team USA's Lindsey Vonn takes bronze in women's downhill event


Ragnhild Mowinckel of Norway took silver with a time of 1:39.31. For Vonn , this run was especially hard considering her grandfather, who has always been a source of support, passed away before she could go back. "Our family never gives up, and I never gave up". I worked my butt off. I think I'll realize when I'm on the podium. "I was really focused, I moved like a samurai", said Goggia. Read More »

Russian athlete suspected of doping at Winter Olympics


The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said in a statement posted to Twitter it "cannot communicate on individual cases while the procedure is still ongoing", because " doping testing and sanctioning at the Olympic Winter Games Pyeongchang 2018 is independent from the IOC". Read More »

Canadian PM to visit Golden Temple in Amritsar today


Shiromani Akali Dal Chief Sukhbir Singh Badal and Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee president Gobind Singh Longowal welcomed the visiting PM at the Golden Temple. In comments to the media however, Mr Trudeau strongly rejected suggestions that Canada was encouraging Sikh extremism, saying Canada's position of supporting "one united India" had not changed. Read More »

Austin Dillon emerges from crashes to win Daytona 500


In the end, 27-year-old Austin Dillon confounded the experts by taking the checkered flag for his first Daytona 500 victory and his second win in 159 races on the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Still, NASCAR fans had some mixed reactions to the dab. This one is for Dale Earnhardt Sr . and all those (Dale) Sr. fans. They're the ones you're looking up to and they reach out to you and that's really cool. Read More »

Students shaken by shooting focus on stopping gun violence


Petty was a freshman and one of 17 people killed in Wednesday's attack at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida . The Women's March organization designed for youth activists helped organize the school walkout on March 14, calling for students, teachers and administrators to walk out of class for 17 minutes at 10 a.m. Read More »

Remove T20 cricket from worldwide schedule - Bayliss


The Three Lions play five one-day games and two Test matches against New Zealand at the conclusion of the tri-series. England now look ahead to the five-match ODI series against New Zealand which starts next Sunday (February 25) back in Hamilton. Read More »

Winter Olympics: Lindsey Vonn 'hurt' by anti-American accusations


Asked whether she thought she had won the gold medal, Veith said: "At first, yeah". Foudy responded back to Vonn stating: "I hear you". The record was held by Austria's Michaela Dorfmeister, who was just shy of her 33rd birthday when she won the downhill and the super-G at the 2006 Turin Olympics . Read More »

Freestyle skiing: Burke legacy lives on with Sharpe reminder in Pyeongchang


Brita Sigourney competes in the women's halfpipe final during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Phoenix Park in Pyeongchang on Monday, Feb. Sharpe is powerful and fluid on her skis, with tricks that appear effortless. "That was kind of the moment where I was like "I can't believe I'm here", Sharpe said afterward. Read More »

FA Cup: Tottenham and Rochdale draws


This will be the second time Spurs have faced a replay against lower league opposition, after League Two Newport County forced the North Londoners into a second tie in the previous round: "That is football". It was a free flowing move from the home side that got them in front. His effort, his sixth FA Cup goal in this year's competition, gave Michel Vorm no chance. Read More »

Hazard on Messi, Ronaldo Comparisons: I Need to do More


Exhausted of reading? Click through the gallery above to see 10 stars who played for both Chelsea and Barcelona in their careers, according to the Daily Mirror . "It is a fine line for Chelsea ". Conte added: "They can move a result a lot of the time ". Another player to play a key role for Barcelona against Chelsea will be Sergio Busquets . Read More »

CCU student racing at Daytona International Speedway


Oh yeah, his boy's weekend job. Never heard of the racing sexagenarian? "For me, it's an honor to be part of the program and to be part of this group of young drivers ". Bank Stadium in Minneapolis to watch his favorite National Football League team, the Eagles, win their first championship since 1960 with a 41-33 victory over New England. Read More »