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Arsene Wenger in focus

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Sir Alex Ferguson and Arsene Wenger may not have always seen eye-to-eye over the years but the two still have tremendous respect for one another - as evidenced in Fergie's latest gesture for the Arsenal boss. He was ineligible to play in Italy but is set to lead the front line as Arsenal set about improving on their dismal recent form in the Prem. WHAT a difference a Europa League win makes. Read More »

Woods surges into share for the lead in Florida

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I repeat, it's 2018, Woods is four tournaments into his most recent comeback and he led for much of the morning in Palm Harbor, Florida, on Friday during Round 2. Woods then chipped up and putted for one all-world par . On the eve of the Valspar Championship , Rory McIlroy announced he felt in such good shape he would be "totally ready for the Masters if it started tomorrow". Read More »

Collin Sexton Keeps Alabama's NCAA Tournament Hopes Alive

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The game, which tips at noon CST, will be televised nationally on ESPN. With the Crimson Tide trailing Texas A&M by one and 4.4 seconds remaining in their second round SEC Tournament Game, Sexton went coast-to-coast and converted a finger roll at the buzzer. Read More »

Stalemate eases Liverpool into Champions League last eight

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They won the match by destroying the Portuguese team completely. Marcos Rojo and Phil Jones have both missed out with knocks in recent weeks but Jose Mourinho will be hoping that at least Rojo might make it for Saturday. Whether alterations, the five-goal cushion from the first leg or the imminent visit to Old Trafford affected the occasion is open to debate, but the game was played at a much lower intensity that what is considered the norm. Read More »

Superstar Serena Williams asks organizers to bring Tennis tournament to Kenya

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My comeback is here", Williams wrote. At 36, Williams is entering the twilight of her career, but the 23-time Grand Slam singles champion remains the benchmark her competitors must measure themselves by. Mouratoglou is, however, optimistic that Williams will be able to be back to her best by the French Open in May. "I'm so excited to play on this night", she said. Read More »

Giants Acquire Alec Ogletree In Trade With Rams

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The trade can not be officially announced until March 14, when the league year begins. A first-round pick out of Georgia in the 2013 draft, Ogletree had his best season in 2016, when he was named second-team All-Pro. Louis and again last season, when they ended their 12-year playoff drought. He had 95 combined tackles and two sacks in 15 games last season, including a 41-yard pick-six. Read More »

What Mourinho told Manchester United players at half time against Palace

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Only for Nemanja Matic to score a victor in stoppage time. The United midfielder gave the ball away with a long attempted pass before Andros Townsend gave Palace a 1-0 half-time lead at Selhurst Park . In these kind of games, if we can manage to win we can compete for the title. Liverpool are third after they beat Newcastle United thanks to goals from Mo Salah and Sadio Mane while Tottenham Hotspur complete the top four after achieving the same scoreline as they played Huddersfield ... Read More »

Porsche takes more rugged ground with the Mission E Cross Turismo

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Porsche likes to spring a surprise at the Geneva motor show , and for 2018 it's come up with this, the Mission E Cross Turismo . But it looks completely different than any other Porsche in the line-up. The electric crossover has a top speed of 250km/h. The vehicle also benefits from all-wheel drive and torque vectoring, which Porsche says allows it to guarantee power on any surface. Read More »

ACC Men's Basketball Tournament bracket released

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The Hurricanes are 14-12 All-Time in the ACC Tournament. Mike Krzyzewski's team is No. 4 in Sunday morning's updated CBS Sports Top 25 (and one) college basketball rankings. A big name that they're getting production from is Allerik Freeman. He leads the Cavaliers' in 3-point shooting percentage (44.7), while making 89.3 percent of his free throw attempts and serving as the leader in the backcourt for the best defensive team in the nation. Read More »

Roger Bannister, First to Break Four-Minute Mile, Dies at 88

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Australian John Landy went faster in the following month with a time of 3:57.9. Bannister, who went on to pursue a long and distinguished medical career, had been slowed by Parkinson's disease in recent years. "The first person you're taught to look up to is Roger Bannister". Supposedly, the smartest and most plugged-in observers had concluded that human beings simply were not capable of running a mile in less than four minutes, and so Bannister's having done it was not only a historic ... Read More »

Dalton teacher arrested after firing handgun at school

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Rain streaks the side of Dalton High School in Dalton, Ga ., where a social studies teacher shot out a window February 28, 2018 . after locking himself in the classroom. Authorities say no one was hurt and he eventually gave himself up. Police have not said why he fired the gun. One student did injure an ankle while trying to run away, according to the Associated Press . Read More »

La Liga to Use VAR Starting Next Season

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A head of the FIFA World Cup showpiece in Russian Federation, coaches have expressed confidence on Video Assistant Referee (VAR) technology likely for adoption for this year's football carnival. VAR has been trialled in some domestic English cup games this season, and has been used in Germany and Italy. The International Football Association Boardexternal link (IFAB) statement on Saturday described the move as a "historic step for greater fairness in football ". Read More »

Mahrez regains hero status with last-gasp leveller

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The Cherries edged in front 35 minutes into Saturday afternoon's match thanks to a penalty from Joshua King , only for Mahrez to curl a long-range free kick past Asmir Begovic in the seventh minute of added time. "We spoke about Wilfred, the other week it was about [Harry] Maguire and last week it was another". Bournemouth's set-piece defending increasingly owed more to bravery than organisation, with Begovic wilting under the strain and grateful to Dan Gosling's flying block to ... Read More »

Hamilton and Mercedes start favorites: Vettel

Hamilton came into Day Four with just 25 laps under his belt at testing after his scheduled runs had coincided with the worst of Barcelona's bad weather. The vehicle was returned to the Red Bull garage, with mechanics carefully trying to hide its floor from the view of cameras, but Verstappen did not return to action before the chequered flag and ended the day with him as the ninth quickest. Read More »

Klopp tells in-form Liverpool to 'stay angry'

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He has been directly involved in 31 Premier League goals this season (23 goals, eight assists), more than any other player. I think he's definitely underrated in terms of the recognition that he gets. That's the most hard thing to do", Klopp added. On the win over West Ham, the Senegal attacker said: "I think the whole team played well". The Reds passed 100 goals for the season with the four they netted at Anfield, 66 which have come from members of the front three. Read More »

Nirav Modi's bankrupt US firm whets buyer interest

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MK Sharma was allegedly responsible for auditing the systems and practices of the bank's Brady House branch in Mumbai and report the deficiencies with zonal audit office. The state-run PNB has the highest exposure to Mehul Choksi' Gitanjali Gems of about Rs1,000 crore while private lender ICICI Bank, also the lead bank in the consortium, has an exposure of over Rs600 crore. Read More »

Russian athletes barred from marching under their flag

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At the closing ceremony, Russians will have to parade in a grey Olympic Athletes from Russia uniform under the Olympic flag, instead of marching down under the white, blue and red tricolor as Team Russia. The Russian Olympic Committee was banned from the Olympics on December 5 because of widespread doping at the 2014 Sochi Games. "It is never going to be business as usual any more in the world of sport and in Russian Federation". Read More »

PSG Says Neymar Suffered Metatarsal Fracture

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Four years ago, Neymar missed the semifinal against Germany with injury and Brazil were thrashed 7-1. A source told the French newspaper: 'It's less serious than we feared. Neymar is second in the league scoring charts behind teammate Edinson Cavani, with 19 goals in 20 games. Do you think PSG stand any chance of qualifying for the UCL quarter-finals without Neymar? The news will come as a huge blow to PSG as they have it all to do in the second leg having lost at the Bernabeu 3-1. Read More »

Philippe Coutinho breaks Twitter with incredible goal during Barcelona vs Girona

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His choice to fire the shot directly under the jumping Girona wall paid off, as the ball went under everyone's legs and into the left-hand bottom corner of Bounou's goal. After Girona took an early shock lead at the Nou Camp, Barca rumbled to a 4-1 lead going into the second half when Coutinho made a decision to light up the stadium in his fifth game for the league leaders. Read More »

PNB scam: Passports of Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi revoked, reveal sources

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In a bid to tighten internal controls in the banks, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has asked banks to integrate SWIFT (Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication) with its core banking solutions (CBS) by April 30. The agency has frozen Mutual funds and shares worth Rs 7.80 crore of Nirav Modi and Rs 86.72 crore belonging to his uncle Mehul Choksi of the Gitanjali Group. Read More »

Cristiano, Keylor back in squad, no Asensio — Real Madrid-Alavés

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Real Madrid: Keylor Navas (7 out of 10), Dani Carvajal (7), Raphael Varane (7), Nacho Fernandez (6), Theo Hernandez (6), Lucas Vazquez (8), Casemiro (7), Mateo Kovacic (6), Gareth Bale (7), Karim Benzema (8), Cristiano Ronaldo (8). The visitors produced a rather tepid display after the interval and fell further behind when Bale picked out Vazquez down the right and his cross was swept in by Ronaldo just after the hour mark. Read More »