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Author: 0 Weightlifter Sanjita Chanu at CWG 2018: I wanted to create a record

India's Sanita Chanu Khumukcham won the gold medal with a lift of 192kg. Fellow Manipuri weightlifter Mirabai Chanu had won gold with spectacular record breaking attempts in the women's 48kg on Thursday. The men's team also blanked Trinidad and Tobago 3-0. My young friend Deepak Lather wins a Bronze in the Men's 69 kg category. 11am-1:45pm - Artistic Gymnastics - men's individual all-around final (Misha Koudinov, Ethan Dick) - Coomera Indoor Sports Centre, Gold Coast 11am - ...

Sports McGregor charged by NYPD after bus incident
Author: 0 McGregor charged by NYPD after bus incident

McGregor's bail as been set at $50,000. Three UFC 223 fights have been cancelled in the wake of Conor McGregor's attack on rival fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov's bus, which left two injured. "I'm devastated to say the least", Chiesa later tweeted. Remember, UFC 223 is supposed to be the biggest UFC fight card of the year and it had no juice until Conor and his crew of Irishmen showed up and started destroying shit.

Sports Former Stanford quarterback Kevin Hogan traded to Washington
Author: 0 Former Stanford quarterback Kevin Hogan traded to Washington

Dorsey moved DeShone Kizer , the 2017 second-rounder who easily led the National Football League in turnovers during his rookie season, to the Green Bay Packers in exchange for new starting FS Damarious Randall . Hogan was a selected by the Kansas City Chiefs with the fifth-rounder pick in the 2016 NFL Draft out of Stanford University, but the quarterback has spent each of his two seasons in Cleveland.

Sports Clean sheet crucial for Reds and Oxlade-Chamberlain
Author: 0 Clean sheet crucial for Reds and Oxlade-Chamberlain

With the Merseyside Derby on the horizon, former Arsenal teammates Theo Walcott and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain have been discussing why they both swapped the bright lights of the London for the vibrant city of Liverpool . "He [the referee] gave me a booking, but I was a bit disappointed because I hadn't conceded many fouls during the game". "It was extraordinary, I've never played in anything like that and an atmosphere like that was incredible".

Sports Mets activate Conforto; outfielder to lead off vs Strasburg
Author: 0 Mets activate Conforto; outfielder to lead off vs Strasburg

Outfielders Yoenis Cespedes and Brandon Nimmo have led New York's hitters. Matt Harvey has shown up on time. It was an enormous comeback from a 2016 campaign in which his big-league future was in doubt after batting.220 with 12 home runs and 42 RBI in the same amount of games.

Sports Edmonds CC art gallery features student works for spring
Author: 0 Edmonds CC art gallery features student works for spring

There is a wide variety of art in the exhibit, with everything from the colourful depiction of a cat's antics, to a sculpture of a lone child being surrounded by wolves. He has also partnered with Make Love Not Scars, an organization that is dedicated to raising awareness of acid attacks in India, and works with the Vernon Davis Foundation for the Arts, which provides youth programming.

Sports Charlie Blackmon, Colorado Rockies agree to a six-year contract
Author: 0 Charlie Blackmon, Colorado Rockies agree to a six-year contract

A $12 million base salary and $2 million signing bonus will replace the $14 million deal he signed in January to avoid arbitration. Over the next three seasons, Blackmon will receive $21 million per year. That was the case even before the most recent offseason completely ignored veteran players. He hit 37 home runs and drove in 104 runs. That will be one of the biggest questions facing the franchise moving forward.

Sports Defending Masters champ Sergio Garcia makes history - with a 13
Author: 0 Defending Masters champ Sergio Garcia makes history - with a 13

Spieth's love affair with the Masters continued in round one on Thursday, as a stretch of five birdies between the 13th and 17th holes saw the three-time major champion surge into the lead. Tiger Woods , competing in his first major since 2015, posted a 73 in his return to Augusta National Golf Club . While Spieth was enjoying a good start at Augusta , it was a particularly bad day on the course for defending champion Sergio Garcia .

Sports National Hockey League announces additional playoff tiebreaking procedure for Flyers and Panthers
Author: 0 National Hockey League announces additional playoff tiebreaking procedure for Flyers and Panthers

They would play overtimes like the Stanley Cup playoffs. If two teams have the same number of points at the conclusion of a season, the National Hockey League first looks at ROW, which stands for regulation + overtime wins. A tiebreaking game will be played. Philadelphia (41-26-14) now occupies the second wild-card spot in the Eastern Conference with one game left on its schedule, while Florida (42-30-8) has two games remaining.

Sports IPL 2018: Match Preview Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians
Author: 0 IPL 2018: Match Preview Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians

Jayawardene also admitted that he is excited to see the Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals back in the tournament, after they were banned for two years apiece due to leading figures in the two franchises being involved in corrupt activities. The same applies for Watson, who is 36 but has marginally better statistics. Both (their seamers) Lungi Ngidi and Mark Wood are good. Mumbai Indians' home matches will be played at this venue .

Sports Arsenal, Atletico edge closer to Europa League semis
Author: 0 Arsenal, Atletico edge closer to Europa League semis

The La Liga side went in front after just 23 seconds when Sporting defender Sebastian Coates gave the ball away to Diego Costa on the edge of the area and the Spanish forward played the ball through to Koke who stuck the ball in the bottom corner.

Author: 0 Mark Zuckerberg can slide out of DMs and soon you can, too

TechCrunch on Friday, citing three unnamed sources, reported that the messages in question "disappeared" from people's Facebook inboxes and downloadable archives. Most people understand that when sending a text message, through Messenger or pretty much any other messaging service, it stays out there until when and if the recipient decides to delete it.

Sports Chelsea manager Antonio Conte SLAMS Gianluca Vialli over exit claims
Author: 0 Chelsea manager Antonio Conte SLAMS Gianluca Vialli over exit claims

Chelsea's next match comes in the form of the final London Derby of this Premier League season, as the Blues go up against the 14th placed, West Ham. "It's not true. Gianluca is a friend but I haven't talked with him for one year". "Since the start of this season I've been listening to a lot of speculation about my future".

Sports Harden pours in 38 as Rockets rout Wizards
Author: 0 Harden pours in 38 as Rockets rout Wizards

Williams' basket tied the score at 103 with 1:58 to play and he gave the Clippers a 106-105 lead with a bucket with 50 seconds remaining. "We've got to take this intensity and this focus on the road and try to get two wins in a row". MADRID • Atletico Madrid beat LaLiga strugglers Deportivo La Coruna 1-0 at home on Sunday without starting first-choice strikers Diego Costa and Antoine Griezmann, cutting the deficit behind leaders Barcelona down to nine points.

Author: 0 Max Holloway Out Of UFC 223 Due To Health Concerns

After Holloway, who has a 19-3 record, agreed to the bout on six days' notice, doctors ruled he couldn't safely make the 155 weight limit and declared him medically unfit for the match. Rousey quit to join WWE and makes her debut Sunday at WrestleMania. UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier had similar thoughts when considering an unorthodox punishment for McGregor's actions.

Sports Mick Fanning denied fairytale farewell at Bells Beach
Author: 0 Mick Fanning denied fairytale farewell at Bells Beach

As he heads off in the search for new adventures, Fanning has left the sport in a much better place than when he first burst onto the scene almost two decades ago. Historically strong in surfing, Australia had, at the time, been through a lean period with just one men's world champion in the previous 15 years.

Sports Red Bull's Ricciardo fastest in 1st practice for Bahrain GP
Author: 0 Red Bull's Ricciardo fastest in 1st practice for Bahrain GP

Kimi Raikkonen produced the fastest time across Friday's sessions in FP2 as the Ferrari excelled on supersoft tyres - the Finn stopping the clock at one minute, 29.817 seconds. Vettel's victory came a day after Hamilton said he wanted to "wipe the smile off [Vettel's] face" with a dominant performance in qualifying. The British driver twice took his Mercedes too wide on corners.

Sports Canada wins Commonwealth Games gold in women's team gymnastics
Author: 0 Canada wins Commonwealth Games gold in women's team gymnastics

New Zealand's track cycling tally now stands at five - one gold , three silvers and a bronze, with two days of competition remaining. Weightlifters Sathish Sivalingam (Men's 77kg), Vandna Gupta (Women's 63kg) and Ragala Venkat Rahul (Men's 85kg) would aim to bring more medals in weightlifting for the country.

Sports Everton clash 'is not important to Jurgen Klopp'
Author: 0 Everton clash 'is not important to Jurgen Klopp'

I know they will be motivated for this game. At 0.86 points per game against Liverpool , his record does not inspire awe but does indicate that a draw might not be a very far fetched result. I think each Evertonian thinks at Goodison there must be a few extra percent of desire and stuff like this so we must be ready for that. "The derby is the most important game for all the people so that's how we have to take it", he added.

Sports Spieth takes flight, Garcia takes a dive at the Masters
Author: 0 Spieth takes flight, Garcia takes a dive at the Masters

He followed, however, with back-to-back bogeys. Birdies at 13 and 14 have him in contention. As Woods struggled his way through Amen Corner, frustrated when a good-looking course correction shot was thwarted by an errant chair on 11, annoyed when an errant tee shot put him in the water on 12, baffled when the tee ball betrayed him again on 13, he didn't fold.

Sports Australia women break world record in 4x100m freestyle relay
Author: 0 Australia women break world record in 4x100m freestyle relay

Canadian star Ellie Black will start as the hot favourite after claiming silver at last year's world championships. Earlier, the Australian women's team pursuit set a new Games record on their way to the first women's team pursuit medal at a Commonwealth Games .

Sports DeRozan lead Raptors past Celtics 96-78
Author: 0 DeRozan lead Raptors past Celtics 96-78

ET on Tuesday, April 3, 2018. The Over/Under lines have averaged 219.2 in the past two weeks and their games have resulted in an Over/Under average of 1.5. Cleveland have won nine of their last 10 games following Tuesday's victory in the National Basketball Association. Lowry only scored five points. Toronto is 37-11 against the East, while Boston is 31-17.

Sports Nepali PM arrives in Delhi
Author: 0 Nepali PM arrives in Delhi

Swaraj had visited Nepal before Oli took office to congratulate him on the historic victory of the Left Alliance in the Parliamentary and Provincial elections. More than two-thirds of Nepal's total trade with India is in Indian currency and at least one-fourth of the total currency used in Nepal is Indian rupees while more than two crore Nepalese work in India.

Sports Dhoni to come up the order for CSK during this year's IPL
Author: 0 Dhoni to come up the order for CSK during this year's IPL

The time to lock horns is here as the Indian Premier League ( IPL) 2018 is set for a blockbuster opener as Mumbai Indians (MI ) square off against Chennai Super Kings (CSK ) at the iconic Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Saturday. Chennai Super King returns under MS Dhoni's leadership, after a two-year absence. Chennai Super Kings have the best win percentage in IPL history, while Mumbai Indians have won the most matches.

Sports Barcelona, Liverpool take big steps toward Champions League semis
Author: 0 Barcelona, Liverpool take big steps toward Champions League semis

Barcelona secured the first leg of the Champions League quarter-final in great fashion, netting significant amount of goals. "They are already good on their own and they don't need help". At least one bottle was thrown and smashed on the side of the bus but did not break any of its windows. He brought in a Diego Perotti pass and used his body to shield off the opposition, before finishing a shot past Barcelona keeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen.

Sports Records tumble as Australia's men and women dominate team pursuit
Author: 0 Records tumble as Australia's men and women dominate team pursuit

The golden hue to the opening day helped to diminish memories of the team's dismal performance at last year's world championships in Budapest. Australia also haven't claimed a medal in the singles in the past two editions of the Games, with England's Nick Matthew and Malaysia's Nicol David dominating the event.

Sports Pacers swamp Warriors, sweep defending National Basketball Association champions
Author: 0 Pacers swamp Warriors, sweep defending National Basketball Association champions

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). Oklahoma City fell to sixth in the Western Conference standings. "We're the underdog in every matchup", Oladipo said. "Last few games, we cared".

Sports Commonwealth Games: Indian weightlifter Mirabai sets new record, bags gold
Author: 0 Commonwealth Games: Indian weightlifter Mirabai sets new record, bags gold

Raja Muthupandi, another Indian weightlifter, will be competing in the men's 62 kg category later on Thursday. She lifted a sub-par 82 in the snatch and missed all her clean and jerk attempts. With the Asian Games coming up later this year and the 2020 Tokyo Olympics not too far away, Chanu has demonstrated that she is ready to take over the mantle from previous stalwarts like multiple World Championships medallist Kunjarani Devi, 2000 Olympic bronze medallist Karnam Malleswari, Laishram ...