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No medals so far on Day 8 for Americans

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As for what's next for the ex-girlfriend of Tiger Woods, she's headed to the downhill competition for women's skiing and is expected to also compete on Friday for the combined skiing contest. In the buildup to the games, the skier stirred up controversy when she said that she hoped to represent the United States well in Pyeongchang before adding: "I don't think that there are a lot of people now in our government that do that". Read More »

Lindsey Vonn tears up during emotional interview

Much like Vonn, Goggia has dealt with serious knee injuries over her career. Italy's Sofia Goggia entered the race ranked No. 1 in the World Cup downhill standings, and she did not disappoint. I'm proud to have competed for my country, I'm proud to have given it my all". "It's about me and my skiing and not the others", said the Italian after clinching her first Olympic medal in any discipline. Read More »

UEFA Champions League Report: Bayern Munich v Besiktas 20 February 2018

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The Brazilian-Ukrainian also has two goals and two assists in the Champions League this season, with the attacking midfielder picking up the pair of assists against Manchester City. But now they have to face the reality of a deeply unfortunate draw for the first knockout round: a Bayern Munich side that's overcome a hard start to the season in style. Read More »

In a first, Louisville loses 2013 NCAA title over sex scandal

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The NCAA ruled that Louisville must vacate 123 victories and suspended since fired head coach Rick Pitino five games for failing to monitor McGee. On its face, the idea that MI could claim the championship is a little ridiculous, until I saw this tweet from the Athletic's Nicole Auerbach, which puts things into a new perspective. Read More »

Italy's Goggia wins Olympic downhill, Vonn third

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American Mikaela Shiffrin has withdrawn from Wednesday's women's Olympic downhill race after it was announced that the combined event would be brought forward 24 hours to Thursday because of fears of strong winds. "But he's here and he's able to see me win a bronze ". "I've had a roller coaster the last eight years with so many injuries, but I'm here, I'm healthy". Read More »

Sevilla ready for United challenge

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Manchester United have indeed showed progress under Jose Mourinho and they still occupy second place in the Premier League standings, albeit with Liverpool, Chelsea and Spurs breathing down their necks. "I opened the training session today and I opened in a period where we normally don't open". Ander Herrera , Marcus Rashford and Antonio Valencia , who all missed the game at Huddersfield, are also hoping to return. Read More »

Stoneman Douglas survivors demand change at FL capitol

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The last time they felt so broken and robbed of life. Additional reporting from the Associated Press . Four people still hospitalised with wounds from the shooting were in fair condition on Sunday, a spokeswoman for the Broward Health system said. Read More »

Antonio Conte defends Andreas Christensen after error in Chelsea draw with Barcelona

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Lionel Messi has scored his first-ever goal against Chelsea in nine appearances, netting with his 30th shot against them. "We are talking about 1-1 and maybe we deserved more". Before this tie, Chelsea coach Antonio Conte claimed his side would need a "perfect game" if they were to progress, and Christensen will be all too aware that his mistake was the difference. Read More »

Lindsey Vonn Aims to Reclaim Title

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Those aren't the only events happening in Pyeongchang on Wednesday. The two figure skaters' ideal skates helped the Russians take home silver in the team event. "I never gave up.I'm very proud of this medal, and I know he is, too ", she said, battling tears. Live at 10 p.m. on CNBC, the USA men's hockey team faces the Czech Republic in a quarterfinal matchup, with the victor moving into medal contention. Read More »

Players Followed What I Asked - Antonio Conte As Chelsea Draw With Barcelona

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The deep-lying Spanish midfielder was at his brilliant best over the course of the 90 minutes this evening, showcasing both his class and grit in dictating the pace of the game and breaking up muerous unsafe Chelsea attacks. Skills and thrills One sudden burst of acceleration took Messi past N'Golo Kante, Cesc Fabregas and Antonio Rudiger and drew gasps from the Stamford Bridge crowd. Read More »

AB de Villiers ruled out of T20I series against India

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The format is different. "204 was definitely chaseable but we did not play well", Duminy said after the match. I am quite excited to be able to lead. "What I was trying to do was vary pace. However the Indian middle order's performance by and large did not impress and it more often than not failed to capitalise on the super starts given by the top order. Read More »

La patineuse française Gabriella Papadakis dévoile sa poitrine à PyeongChang

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Le Français ne cesse de battre des records. " Il y a beaucoup d'émotions". Un écart pas insurmontable pour le couple de danse sur glace, qui dispute ses premiers Jeux Olympiques . Anaïs Caradeux elle aussi a décroché un ticket: avec un score de 72,8 points lors de son deuxième passage, la licenciée de la Clusaz a assuré l'essentiel après avoir chuté lors de son premier run. Read More »

Chelsea's 2-goal Willian: Great win for everyone

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Ross Barkley (hamstring) will miss Hull's visit to west London , while David Luiz and Tiemoue Bakayoko have been unable to overcome knocks in time to feature. Chelsea's Callum Hudson-Odoi in action. But to finish this game and to keep the clean sheet was very important. The forward would relish the chance to pit his wits against the reigning Premier League champions and continue a fine breakthrough season in which he has netted 13 goals and attracted admiring glances from other clubs. Read More »

OU basketball: Sooners aiming to shake off the Phog, break Kansas streak

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Oklahoma freshman sensation Trae Young put together a remarkable 26-point, 9-assist show in the Sooners' January win over Kansas , but had no such luck in the rematch. Here are five statistics that made the Jayhawks' rout of Oklahoma possible. Kansas responded with a 12-4 run to get its lead back to double-figures. Read More »

Canadians Justin Kripps and Alexander Kopacz tie Germans for bobsleigh gold

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With Canada leading Germany by 0.06secs, it was Friedrich to race first and he piloted the second-fastest run of the final heat, 0.01secs behind Latvia , who took bronze . Weinstock said he didn't feel any pressure on his first Olympic stage, and wasn't surprised that Olsen was fine so quickly after surgery. The only other tie also came in Nagano, when France and Great Britain both claimed bronze in the four-man bobsleigh . Read More »

Wigan Athletic handed Saints test...(if/when they beat Man City)

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Juan Mata scored shortly before the interval but saw his goal controversially ruled out following an intervention from the video assistant referee. Romelu Lukaku (in red) fired a brilliant brace for United. His side have lost just two of 41 games this season, drawing three and winning 36 (two by virtue of a penalty shoot-out). Also on the show Roddy Collins and Mark McCadden preview the new League of Ireland season. Read More »

Paul Pogba Returns To Training At Manchester United

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Navas spent four years at Manchester City , scoring eight goals in 183 appearances, before returning to Sevilla last summer. Unless United can persuade Real to part with Luka Modric and/or Toni Kroos in part exchange for Pogba, it is hard to envisage him turning out in Madrid colours anytime soon, especially with the likes of Eden Hazard, Mo Salah and Harry Kane much higher up Real's shopping list right now. Read More »

Survivors of Florida school shooting call for strict gun laws

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We took 17 bullets to the heart. Newly released footage shows the teenager who admitted to killing 17 people in Florida last week fighting fellow students back in 2016. across all time zones on March 14. The US news network CNN has invited Florida lawmakers and Trump to attend a town hall event with survivors of the attack on Wednesday, the report said. Read More »

Winter Olympics 2018: A crash hard enough to blow your helmet off

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Sigourney is a three-time X Games medalist (three bronze) and the first woman to land a "1080" on the halfpipe. She still couldn't bend her knee. "But this time I really wanted it". they can go somewhere else", she said. "I'm proud to have done something no one else has done on the female side or even the US side". They're the most decorated country so far in PyeongChang with an eight medal lead over second place team Germany. Read More »

Elise Christie fit to compete in 1000m short track speed skating

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In itself, this was the ideal manifestation of Christie's Games. Christie, who bounced back from her triple Sochi setback to claim three world titles in the harum scarum sport past year, was left wondering, crying and blaming. I have some ligament damage. Immediately after finishing, the athlete was carried off by her team to undergo treatment. The Scot added: "I know I can do well in the 1500m but it's never a distance that I focus on". Read More »

Gabriella Papadakis: Wardrobe malfunction was 'worst nightmare happening'

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All this less than 24 hours after the self-described "nightmare" incident in which Papadakis breast was left briefly exposed to the shock of millions of worldwide TV viewers. "That was all that I could do". When asked about the decision to replay the wardrobe malfunction , the OBS told USA TODAY Sports , it "covers athletic performances and followed our standard transmission of replays as we have with every other athlete and this includes the finale of the performance". Read More »

Virtue and Moir Golden Once More

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Virtue and Moir added sizzle to technical perfection. "They're a once in a generation talent". "It's just unbelievable to be able to skate". But Virtue and Moir hadn't yet seen the French skate. The Americans are so strong, the French are so strong and we even have a Canadian in the mix. Maybe when we're sitting in our rocking chairs in our old age. Read More »

Why North Korea suddenly stopped its aggression

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Ryom Tae-ok and Kim Ju-sik are reportedly the only North Korean athletes to qualify for the Olympics through global competition, and are among the small group of North Koreans competing in the Games. In 2002, when the two Koreas were in a reconciliatory mood, North Korea even broadcast the World Cup matches in the South. As U.S. forces drove into the north, the Chinese government sent troops to aid the Koreans. Read More »

The Punter's De-Brief: Joost and Bubba back to winning ways

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Woods had three consecutive bogeys early on the back nine Friday and didn't play almost well enough to make up for it. The victory will also see Watson climb back into the top-50 of the world rankings after a two-year slump that saw him fall from fourth to 117th. Read More »

Dillon drives No. 3 to victory at Daytona

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Hendrick to have this confidence in me, it's just unbelievable. I did what I had to do there at the end. I think there's going to be some great battles this year with all the young guys. 18 vehicle for speeding. Martin Truex Jr. took the lead after choosing not to make a pit stop. He served his penalty on the next lap and apologized to the team for not pumping his brakes in time. Read More »

Chelsea Must play Perfect game to beat Barcelona - Conte

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If Conte plays three in midfield then it means he can only play one attacker off the striker and no doubt that man will be Eden Hazard - who should be fresh after being rested against Hull . "We have to be ready to enter into this battle". Chelsea have won just four of their previous 12 matches across all competitions leading into this mammoth meeting. Read More »

Overton replaces injured Plunkett for Blacks Caps ODI series

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It will be against England . And now if the next match will draw or finished with no result, then they will proceed to the final . "We did enough to win but not to go through". To take that chance, they will have to bowl a great deal better than they did on Friday, and they know it. It provided a confidence-boosting first win in the series but England needed to win by 20 runs to overtake New Zealand on overall run-rate to face unbeaten Australia in Wednesday's final . Read More »

Boss Hill Delighted As 'Dale' Provide Cup Magic Against Spurs

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Slowly but surely Tottenham were improving and forcing Rochdale into a number of late challenges. Although Spurs ended up winning 2-0 at Wembley, the team often looked disjointed from front to back. Spurs were turning the heat ten minutes into the second stanza with Harry Winks coming close to finding the equaliser but was denied by Josh Lillis. Read More »

Groves defends WBA super-middleweight title

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George Groves showed that he is not. Groves' camp celebrated wildly on the announcement - their man had upset the bookmakers' odds, despite coming into the bout as a world champion and having only ever lost when contesting world titles in the past. Read More »

VAR Under Fire Once Again As Juan Mata Goal Is Controversially Disallowed

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The France global was subsituted after an hour of United's recent defeats by Tottenham and Newcastle, and left out of a Premier League win over Huddersfield in between. Mata was slightly more aggrieved with the decision, and while he gave VAR his backing, he did admit that he felt left in the dark about the decision at the time. Read More »