• 'We were left out': Athletes bemused by snub
'We were left out': Athletes bemused by snub

It was the intention of GOLDOC to celebrate the accomplishments of the athletes and provide them with a great experience. "You want to see the athletes come in". "We got that wrong". We've never seen a stadium as empty as this. They expressed their disappointment over the decision to leave the athletes' entrance out of the broadcast, saying i...

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  • Real Madrid reach CL semi-final
Real Madrid reach CL semi-final

The tongue-in-cheek inference is that Michael Oliver - the English referee who awarded the late penalty and send of Gigi Buffon - was not qualified to officiate the match. It was the right call, although when Medhi Benatia made contact with Lucas Vazquez on the edge of the six-yard area it was the sort of challenge that on another night with an...

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  • Guardiola: Man Utd can still win the title
Guardiola: Man Utd can still win the title

Guardiola, however, insists this is not something he needs to point out to his players because they have shown no signs of complacency throughout the campaign. Now their task is to register five points from the remaining six games. 'Of course it can happen , I assure you. Three back-to-back defeats; a stunning three-goal reverse from neighbour ...

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  • Giroud's Inspired Comeback Gifts Chelsea A Win Over Southampton
Giroud's Inspired Comeback Gifts Chelsea A Win Over Southampton

Dusan Tadic and debutant Jan Bednarek put the hosts in command, but Giroud's first league goals for Chelsea either side of Eden Hazard's equaliser cut the gap on Liverpool and Tottenham in the fight for a top-four finish to seven points.

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  • Environment Canada issues warning on ice storm heading for southern Ontario
Environment Canada issues warning on ice storm heading for southern Ontario

As a moisture-laden low pressure system moves over the lower Great Lakes this weekend, brisk northeasterly winds will bring in cold Arctic air and force temperatures below freezing Saturday morning (April 14). UPDATE (11:08 a.m. Thursday, April 12): A special weather statement continues for Bracebridge - Gravenhurst, Port Carling - Port Severn, Hun...

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  • Trump Pardons Scooter Libby, Sending Signal To Witnesses In Special Counsel Probe
Trump Pardons Scooter Libby, Sending Signal To Witnesses In Special Counsel Probe

Trump spent the morning raving that Comey is a "proven LEAKER and LIAR" who "virtually everyone in Washington thought should be fired"-an apt description of Scooter Libby ". Before Libby's pardon, today, Plame questioned Mr. Trump's motivations. "Suffice to say, he's thrilled", she said of Libby, who she said had just gotten out of an MRI.

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  • Juve shouldn't be surprised by 'laughable' penalty - Chiellini
Juve shouldn't be surprised by 'laughable' penalty - Chiellini

The penalty, awarded for a foul by Medhi Benatia on Lucas Vazquez , was greeted with howls of protest although it was exactly the sort of decision which Juve's rivals and critics say tend to go the way of the Turin side in Serie A. And Buffon , who has avoided discussion of his plans beyond this season, may have played in his last game in Eur...

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  • Sunrisers Hyderabad look confident to take on Mumbai Indians
Sunrisers Hyderabad look confident to take on Mumbai Indians

After the SRH bowlers had restricted the visitors to 125 for nine in 20 overs, the hosts scored 127 for one to cross the line with 25 balls to spare. He performed well with the bat as well and will probably provide the anchor to the innings for the remaining matches as well like he did in the first match.

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  • Bayern Munich vs. Sevilla live stream
Bayern Munich vs. Sevilla live stream

Sevilla made a better fist of things at a raucous Sánchez Pizjuán , with Pablo Sarabia giving them a first-half lead before Jesús Navas' own goal and Thiago Alcantara's victor gave Bayern a 2-1 advantage to take back to Bavaria. After a goalless draw in Seville in the last 16, the Spanish side dumped Jose Mourinho's United out with a 2-1 win at O...

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  • Roma dreaming of Kiev after comeback against Barcelona
Roma dreaming of Kiev after comeback against Barcelona

Edin Dzeko struck early to give Roma hope and Daniele de Rossi added a second-half penalty. Current mood in Barcelona . His away goal had given Roma a glimmer of hope, and his sixth-minute strike kick-started a memorable night. "They lost Salah and they are in the semis!" Nobody believed in us and we have reached the semi-final for the f...

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  • Conte bemused by Chelsea's failure to beat West Ham
Conte bemused by Chelsea's failure to beat West Ham

They create chances, they are ready to suffer and win the game". But Chelsea missed a host of chances to increase their advantage and were made to pay when Javier Hernandez came off the bench to snatch the leveller with 17 minutes left.

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  • Transgender Weightlifter Laurel Hubbard Almost Dislocates Arm During Competition
Transgender Weightlifter Laurel Hubbard Almost Dislocates Arm During Competition

Wallwork had controversially claimed: "A man is a man and a woman is a woman and I know a lot of changes have gone through". It was a sad end to the competition for her and a convenient one for all those people who have been watching with incredulity.

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  • Ohtani homers again, Angels rally by A's
Ohtani homers again, Angels rally by A's

On the mound, the righty flashed elite fastball velocity and a nasty splitter. Those runs were all he allowed, and he went on to complete six innings with six strikeouts. Two of those came against lefties (Clayton Kershaw and Marco Gonzales), matching his career total vs. southpaws prior to 2018. "It's just modified a little bit to where he's close...

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  • Red Bull's Verstappen gets more power than bargained for
Red Bull's Verstappen gets more power than bargained for

His best effort on Friday was 0.655 seconds slower than Raikkonen, however, with at least some of that down to the 33-year-old running into traffic on his flying lap. Hamilton was over a second off Ricciardo's lap and eight-tenths off the time set by Vettel in fourth. "We've got more to do overnight and in the session tomorrow to give us a auto t...

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  • Liverpool fizzle in Salah's absence
Liverpool fizzle in Salah's absence

Solanke got another opportunity a few minutes later from the six yards, but his powerful shot did not get the best of Pickford, with the Everton goalkeeper making a brilliant save to keep his side in the game. 'He's [Salah] injured, hopefully i don't think its really serious and hell be available for Tuesday but for today he wasn't available. ...

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  • Welbeck's double for Arsenal costs Southampton vital points
Welbeck's double for Arsenal costs Southampton vital points

On 28 minutes, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang equalised when he poked in Welbeck's neat flick before the England striker turned the game on its head when he cut the ball inside and found the net via a Maya Yoshida deflection. The visitors began with a cautious 5-4-1 system, with the return of Oriol Romeu giving the midfield a steelier look and Long fo...

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  • Conor McGregor arraigned following NY melee
Conor McGregor arraigned following NY melee

Windows are put through on a bus containing fighters , including Khabib Nurmagomedov , with McGregor and teammate Cian Cowley arrested on assault charges and criminal mischief . Chiesa later said on Twitter that the New York State Athletic Commission determined he would not be allowed to fight on Saturday. The UFC released two ...

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  • Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)
Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)

It is important to understand that about changes in the level of volume it is referring to volume changes relative to the recent past. Based on an average daily volume of 32,984,361 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is now 3.8 days. Leading up to this report, we have seen a 6.77% return in the stock price over the last 30 days and a -10.05% return ov...

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  • Offers of help pour in after Humboldt Broncos hockey crash
Offers of help pour in after Humboldt Broncos hockey crash

He was detained initially but is not now in custody and his case is not now being investigated as a criminal investigation. "It's a frightful accident , my God", he said. "Now I don't know what goes on". Expressions of sympathy poured in from around the globe. Kevin Henry, a coach who runs a hockey school in Prince Albert, said he knows play...

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  • LeBron James nets 33, keys Cavaliers' big rally
LeBron James nets 33, keys Cavaliers' big rally

Even without MVP candidate Joel Embiid, the Sixers are putting on a clinic and giving pending free agent LeBron one hell of a recruiting pitch. At times, it looked like Marco Belinelli understood this and did not even try: you could nearly see James' tail wagging every time the overmatched swingman picked him up on the perimeter off a screen.

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  • Klopp refuses to blame Wenger for lack of Ox development
Klopp refuses to blame Wenger for lack of Ox development

Oxlade-Chamberlain left north London for Merseyside in the closing hours of the summer transfer window. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has revealed that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain refused to blame Arsene Wenger for his lack of improvement at Arsenal.

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  • Tim Tebow Hits Home Run in First At-Bat. Sound Familiar?
Tim Tebow Hits Home Run in First At-Bat. Sound Familiar?

Tebow launched a pitch from Portland pitcher Teddy Stankiewicz over the right-center field wall for a three-run homer. Last season he had a combined batting average of.226 with 52 RBIs and eight home runs . "He's another ballplayer. I understand all the excitement because it's Tim Tebow", Wilpon said. Joe Pochkar, a season ticket-holder from nea...

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  • Spieth surges to top of leaderboard at Masters
Spieth surges to top of leaderboard at Masters

Spieth finished round one as the clubhouse leader with fellow Americans Tony Finau and Matt Kuchar two shots back on four-under. Beer. Ball. Bogey - It wasn't the best of days for Australian Jason Day , who shot a three over par total of 75 which leaves him in a tie for 55th, nine shots off the lead.

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  • Warriors show 'pathetic effort' as Pacers pass 'big test'
Warriors show 'pathetic effort' as Pacers pass 'big test'

In addition to combining for 64 points, the duo shot 75 percent from the field and Bogdanovic connected on six of seven 3-point attempts. Part of the reason: the Warriors are already shorthanded in their backcourt with absences to Stephen Curry (left MCL sprain), Patrick McCaw (lumbar spine contusion) and Omri Casspi (sprained right ankle)....

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  • Manchester derby: Raiola offered me Pogba two months ago, says Guardiola
Manchester derby: Raiola offered me Pogba two months ago, says Guardiola

Mourinho has in the past been accused of "parking the bus" at away matches but he surely knows that if United are to have any chance of victory they must attack, attack, attack at the Etihad. "Man City lacked quality, but give Liverpool credit for that". The likes of John Stones and Danilo could start in defense, Ilkay Gundogan in midfield.

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  • Bald Eagle Attacks Canadian Before Mariners-Twins Game
Bald Eagle Attacks Canadian Before Mariners-Twins Game

The ball fell between Nova, Bell and catcher Francisco Cervelli. The Twins opened their season on the road with a three-game series against the Baltimore Orioles and a two-game series against the Pittsburgh Pirates . James Paxton is known for his laser focus. Over on the Twins' side, they're fresh off a pair versus the Pirates. Both Dozier ...

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  • Virgin Galactic's Comeback to Supersonic Flight
Virgin Galactic's Comeback to Supersonic Flight

Founded in 2004, the company has not yet announced a date for the start of passenger flights but is selling tickets for a ride aboard SpaceShipTwo at $250,000 a seat. "It's a big step forward for our team, Virgin Galactic CEO George Whitesides said when reached by phone". Unlike the last time in 2014, however, the test was a success and the VSS...

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  • Masters: Tony Finau 'optimistic' after grisly ankle injury
Masters: Tony Finau 'optimistic' after grisly ankle injury

It's unclear how severe the injury might be, but Finau did continue his round. Moments after Finau turned and started to backpedal down the fairway he rolled his left ankle and fell to the ground. Finau is due to tee-off in the first round of the Masters at 12.43pm (17.43 BST) on Thursday, giving him just a few more hours to try and recover. To...

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  • Lifter Gururaja claims a silver, opens India's CWG medal account
Lifter Gururaja claims a silver, opens India's CWG medal account

At first, things didn't seem easy for Gururaja as he failed to lift the weight of 138 kg in the first two attempts. After setting a personal best of 30.92 in the 50m breaststroke heats in the morning session, just 0.09 outside Penny Heyns' long-standing African record, she went on to clock 31.01 in the penultimate round, progressing as the fifth ...

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  • Jack Nicklaus' grandson aces final hole of Masters par-three contest
Jack Nicklaus' grandson aces final hole of Masters par-three contest

He popped the ankle back into place before calling his family over to celebrate with him. Jack Nicklaus' 15-year-old grandson, GT, teed it up at his grandfather's request after the trio had all hit the green, and striped a wedge onto the slope behind and just right of the pin.

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  • Nova's DiVincenzo wins most outstanding player of Final Four
Nova's DiVincenzo wins most outstanding player of Final Four

Sophomore Jon Teske summarized Beilein's speech to the team Monday night after the 79-62 loss to Villanova . From 13 three-point shots in the first half Saturday night, the Wildcats had made one. Wright said on Sunday that the common denominator between 'Nova and MI, under coach John Beilein, was how - and what - they recruited. "Credit Villanova...

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  • Cricketers pay homage to SA cricket legend Morne Morkel
Cricketers pay homage to SA cricket legend Morne Morkel

Sometimes as an overseas coach, you don't know how you're going to be received coming into a new environment. File: South African team celebrates winning the fifth Test cricket match between South Africa and Australia and the Test Series against Australia for the first time since re admission at Wanderers cricket ground.

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  • Mixed martial arts: Holloway replaces injured Ferguson in UFC lightweight title bout
Mixed martial arts: Holloway replaces injured Ferguson in UFC lightweight title bout

CONOR McGREGOR blasted rivals Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov , saying: "These fools pull out more times than I do with my d***". "That's a tough weight cut for him", White said, according to ESPN . However, it could have all been a different situation had Holloway not accepted the fight in time. "I think it's going to be a long night f...

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  • Over the Top Service Launching April 12th
Over the Top Service Launching April 12th

In addition to the major domestic pro sports leagues in the U.S., ESPN + will air thousands of college sporting events (primarily from smaller conferences), PGA Tour golf, hundreds of matches from three of the Grand Slam tennis tournament (all except the French Open) and scores of worldwide sports such as rugby and cricket .

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  • Meghan Markle pays sweet tribute to Princess Diana with her wedding flowers
Meghan Markle pays sweet tribute to Princess Diana with her wedding flowers

It was primarily a long-distance marriage, with Engelson in Los Angeles and the show filming first in NY - where he relocated in 2012 - and later in Toronto. Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury, will officiate when the couple takes their marriage vows. Engleson went from cherishing Markle to, as one friend observed, "feeling like he was a pi...

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  • NY baseball games postponed amid snowy spring storm
NY baseball games postponed amid snowy spring storm

Roads were slick from Maryland to New England as the snow fell steadily Monday morning, and officials urged drivers to be extra cautious during the morning commute. Baseball , a game that is often all about cold beer and hot dogs on a warm day, didn't feel quite so seasonal in NY on Monday as the Yankees spring opener was postponed.

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  • Lukaku hails ´dream´ 100th Premier League goal - but trophies remain real target
Lukaku hails ´dream´ 100th Premier League goal - but trophies remain real target

Romelu Lukaku sets Premier League record: The Belgium global received plenty of stick during the festive period, where he struggled to find the scoresheet on a regular basis. Jose Mourinho has praised what he described as a "perfect" first half by Manchester United against Swansea City as the Red Devils ran out 2-0 winners at Old Trafford.

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  • Watch Alexander Zverev vs John Isner online
Watch Alexander Zverev vs John Isner online

But those fans didn't have a lot to cheer about when all was said and done, as del Potro's work day was a short, unsuccessful one, losing 6-1, 7-6 (2). "Very happy it's all sort of coming together right now". If you think that the head-to-head meetings are more relevant than I consider, then Zverev would be value as the favourite, but if not, i...

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  • Stephens homes in on Miami title
Stephens homes in on Miami title

Ostapenko, meanwhile, was delighted to reach her first WTA premier mandatory final - and just like Stephens, she is yet to win one having lost in the semi s in Beijing previous year. The reigning French Open champion hit 44 winners to 42 unforced errors in an forceful display. "Just really get her running". Azarenka had won her prior 11 match...

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  • Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp pessimistic about Adam Lallana injury
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp pessimistic about Adam Lallana injury

Watch as Jurgen Klopp reflects on Liverpool's 1-2 win away to Crystal Palace on Saturday, discussing "dirty" victories and fitness at Selhurst Park . Palace striker Christian Benteke was guilty of two bad misses himself against his former club in quick succession before Salah struck to leave the hosts mired in a relegation dogfight.

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