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Sports ‘Try something new, come to Italy,’ Ronaldo urges Messi
Author: 0 ‘Try something new, come to Italy,’ Ronaldo urges Messi

Portugal global Cristiano Ronaldo has stated that he should have been announced as the victor of the 2018 Ballon d'Or which was won by Real Madrid star Luka Modric. Do what I did, accept the challenge. "He's a fantastic player and a good guy, but I don't miss anything here". "This is my new life and I'm happy".

Sports Max Holloway dominates in UFC 231 win over Brian Ortega
Author: 0 Max Holloway dominates in UFC 231 win over Brian Ortega

It was largely no contest, as Ortega never really got untracked and Holloway pummeled him mercilessly. But he was never in the fight from the opening moments as he ate hard, clean shots from the Hawaiian champion. "I just gotta say, is there anyone else?" " Dana White is the boss, and the boss is looking for superfights", Holloway said. It could be Holloway's last fight at 145 pounds.

Sports Bulls Contacted NBPA About Issues With Jim Boylen
Author: 0 Bulls Contacted NBPA About Issues With Jim Boylen

Bulls coach Jim Boylen is under fire from his players. It's good to see two of the older players on the roster in Justin Holiday and Zach LaVine speak up for their teammates but without a mutual respect between the coach and his players, the team will never bounce back from this bad start.

Sports Hamilton officially crowned F1 2018 World Champion
Author: 0 Hamilton officially crowned F1 2018 World Champion

He made clear, however, that he would be around long enough to give it a try. "I think with the rule changes everything is possible", he said in Russian Federation on Friday, ahead of the FIA Prize Gala. Michael Schumacher's son Mick, the Formula 3 European champion, is set for a big future in Formula One, according to Toto Wolff . Wolff and his team's non-executive chairman Niki Lauda were also recipients of the FIA president's special award, with the triple world champion absent as he ...

Sports Blitzbokke claim bronze medal at Cape Town Sevens
Author: 0 Blitzbokke claim bronze medal at Cape Town Sevens

Australia will play New Zealand on Sunday night (8.45pm AEST), with the quarter-final to be broadcast live on Fox Sports. Rosko Specman opened the scoring but New Zealand hit back to make it 5-5 at the break. " To make two consecutive finals is great ", said Barrett. "This is a good, positive way to finish the second leg of the series, with some momentum to take into the next leg in Hamilton in late January", said Powell.

Sports Manchester City midfielder Phil Foden agrees contract extension to 2024
Author: 0 Manchester City midfielder Phil Foden agrees contract extension to 2024

Chelsea's next fixture is a trip to face Hungarian side MOL Vidi in the Europa League before visiting Brighton at The Amex Stadium on Sunday. Despite a preponderance of statistical merits, Manchester City conceded just before half-time through N'Golo Kante and Luiz headed in the insurance goal in the 78th minute.

Sports Lionel Messi only has one skill: Pele
Author: 0 Lionel Messi only has one skill: Pele

Messi's first free-kick was expertly whipped into the top-right bin, while he pinpointed the next into the opposite corner, past the helpless keeper who you had to feel sorry for. Espanyol went looking for a lifeline at the start of the second half, but Barcelona remained risky on the break. Diego Lopez had to keep out a close-range Messi effort just before the hour, before Perez tested the reactions of Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen down the other end of the field.

Sports Twitter reacts to Raiders' stunning win over the Steelers
Author: 0 Twitter reacts to Raiders' stunning win over the Steelers

McKenzie modernized the franchise, got the team out of salary cap purgatory and built a roster that won 12 games in 2016, earning him honors as the league's top executive. On one second-down throw in the red zone, Roethlisberger stayed down for a few seconds after a hit. Tomlin said: "James Conner's injury is probably a little more significant than we thought".

Sports New Zealand beat Pakistan in third Test to win historic series
Author: 0 New Zealand beat Pakistan in third Test to win historic series

The 32-year-old Shah took seven wickets in his 2014 debut Test against Australia in Dubai. The 32-year-old trapped nightwatchman Will Somerville leg before for four - his second wicket of New Zealand's second innings - to reach the milestone in his 33rd Test, beating Australian leg-spinner Clarrie Grimmett's record of 36 Tests set against South Africa in Johannesburg in 1936.

Sports Chelsea's David Luiz calls Manchester City 'best team in Europe' after win
Author: 0 Chelsea's David Luiz calls Manchester City 'best team in Europe' after win

This loss leaves City in second, and though they are just a point behind Liverpool this is certainly a significant moment. "I am happy with the mentality of the team in this match", said Sarri. "I think that at the end we deserved to win". "I am very happy with the win because it is not very easy to win against Manchester City or Pep Guardiola ".

Sports Man City stumble at Chelsea, Salah shoots Liverpool top
Author: 0 Man City stumble at Chelsea, Salah shoots Liverpool top

We dominated possession [against Chelsea ], had a thousand-million passes, but Chelsea beat us by scoring on the breakaway. "We played very well in the last minutes of the first half and the first 20 minutes of the second half". Chelsea's team spirit truly shone through, and them sacrificing their playing style and putting in the hard yards were what separated them from tonight's loser.

Sports Heisman victor Kyler Murray apologizes for past homophobic tweets
Author: 0 Heisman victor Kyler Murray apologizes for past homophobic tweets

The series of tweets was unearthed shortly after he was announced as the victor on Saturday night, beating Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa and Ohio State QB Dwayne Haskins . I did not intend to single out any individual or group", Murray tweeted. "Kyler has agreed and the A's agreed to a baseball contract that gave him permission to play college football through the end of the collegiate season", Boras said.

Sports Manuel Akanji blasts Jose Mourinho's style at Manchester United
Author: 0 Manuel Akanji blasts Jose Mourinho's style at Manchester United

It was more hard for us. "When you run like Matic and Herrera against Arsenal it is natural today the intensity goes a little bit down - but a good result, good performance and individual performances". Yesterday, United's midfield and attack showed they can play football on both sides of the pitch and can also do that at a fast and speedy level. "Not because of the goal but the way he was pressing and fighting for the team".

Sports Quintero Scores Stunning Extra-Time Goal In Copa Libertadores Final
Author: 0 Quintero Scores Stunning Extra-Time Goal In Copa Libertadores Final

River ended the match victorious but the saga of this final, postponed and moved to Spain after Boca's team bus was attacked by rival fans in Buenos Aires, may not be over. "After the equaliser, we managed well and we could win it". Lionel Messi was also spotted at the Bernabeu as the Barcelona sensation watches the biggest match in Argentine football's history.

Sports Milwaukee Bucks topple Toronto Raptors
Author: 0 Milwaukee Bucks topple Toronto Raptors

Though there's a ton of games left to play, Malcolm Brogdon has put himself in the position to finish with a rare 50-40-90 shooting line for a season. They made 41.5 per cent from the field Sunday and shot 4.1 per cent from three-point range. "I'm going to get the glory for the shots but Khris is the one who sacrificed and made the extra pass to get it to me", Brogdon said.

Sports India all out 307, Australia need 323 to win first Test
Author: 0 India all out 307, Australia need 323 to win first Test

Ravichandran Ashwin and Mohammed Shami picked up two wickets each for the visitors to set the tone ahead of final day, with India sending down 49 overs in the Australian second innings before stumps were called. The odds were stacked up against them as soon as we got Pat Cummins out. "We need not complicate things, enjoy ourselves, compete hard and fight our backsides off".

Sports Colin Cowherd thinks less Russell Westbrook is better for Thunder
Author: 0 Colin Cowherd thinks less Russell Westbrook is better for Thunder

Tonight, the OKC Thunder took their talents to Barclay's Center in NY to take on the (8-18) Brooklyn Nets . It can not be denied that Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook is one of the best in the league right now. "I had the hot hand, I knew I had the hot hand". The Nets looked to have a win locked up late in the third quarter, leading 88-65 with 4:21 remaining.

Sports Lakers working on trade for Ariza
Author: 0 Lakers working on trade for Ariza

He signed a one-year, $12 million deal to return to the Lakers this season. The report adds that the teams could bring on a third team in a deal that would include Lakers guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope. Caldwell-Pope has seen a decrease in playing time and shooting percentages early in the 2018-19 season. The 25-year-old is now signed to a one-year, $12 million contract.

Sports India close in on victory after Australia collapse
Author: 0 India close in on victory after Australia collapse

Cheteswar Pujara (40*) and Ajinkya Rahane (1 *) were at the crease when stumps were drawn. It was his 13th five-wicket haul in Tests. Ashwin was caught pulling in the deep off Mitchell Starc (3-40), while Rahane was out caught reverse sweeping.

Sports Kansas City Chiefs Sign WR Kelvin Benjamin
Author: 0 Kansas City Chiefs Sign WR Kelvin Benjamin

The move to the Chiefs could help him get back on track. On Thursday, the Kansas City Chiefs thought they saw enough of him to put him on the roster. The Bills parted ways with Benjamin as they have made a decision to embrace a rebuild for next season. Perhaps that could be something the Chiefs consider across from star tight end Travis Kelce .

Sports Madrid want Palacios - River president D'Onofrio
Author: 0 Madrid want Palacios - River president D'Onofrio

Boca Juniors players were injured before the match when River fans attacked the Boca team bus with rocks, bottles and wood. "It's going to be a great party", he said. "Argentinians don't want to spoil the name of Argentina anymore". The situation is seen as an embarrassment for Argentinian football but FIFA President Gianni Infantino said the planned joint South American bid for the 2030 World Cup would not be harmed.

Sports Floyd Mayweather Wants To Show Up Against Tenshin Nasukawa
Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather Wants To Show Up Against Tenshin Nasukawa

Mayweather has not stepped in the ring since his 2017 boxing bout with Irish MMA fighter Conor McGregor, which maintained the American's unbeaten professional record. If both fighters are still standing at the end of the three rounds, it is expected that it will either be called a draw or the referee will decide the victor, since there will be no judges.

Sports Nuggets PF Paul Millsap Suffers Broken Toe After Nasty Fall
Author: 0 Nuggets PF Paul Millsap Suffers Broken Toe After Nasty Fall

Parker, now in his 18th National Basketball Association season, made big plays throughout as the Hornets ended a three-game skid. The Hawks , who scored 45 points against the Wizards in the third quarter of their last game, outscored the Nuggets 35-21 in the third period and took an 86-77 lead.

Sports Vernon Carey makes his selection between Duke, UNC and Michigan State
Author: 0 Vernon Carey makes his selection between Duke, UNC and Michigan State

The big man from Florida will likely only grace the floor at Cameron Indoor for one season, but that one season that he plays at Duke , it should be expected to get massive amounts of productivity. Michigan State , which went down to the wire with Duke for Carey, is the perceived favorite in the 247Sports Crystal Ball. Even though Tom Izzo from Michigan State doesn't recruit all the way down in Florida, Michigan State missed out on Carey by a thin margin according to his father.

Sports Hazard must decide over new contract, says Sarri
Author: 0 Hazard must decide over new contract, says Sarri

The outlet also claims that Madrid will part with €100 million plus Asensio/Kovacic in order to get their man. " I want Eden here, of course ", said the Italian. The newspaper say Juventus are also monitoring the situation ahead of a possible move for the Belgian. "If he is going to go, let's see if he can leave a dent in this Manchester City team first.' Chelsea lost to Wolves 2-1 at Molineux Stadium last Wednesday which saw the Blues sit in four places with 31 points 10 behind ...

Sports Raheem Sterling Calls Out Newspapers For 'Fuelling Racism'
Author: 0 Raheem Sterling Calls Out Newspapers For 'Fuelling Racism'

There is no sport in the world: tennis, basketball, golf that one team win always. Part of the competition is that you can lose. City might still win the title, could still amass 100 points and a bazillion goals, but. We had some problems in the first 30 minutes because Eden Hazard played like a striker for the first time and in the defensive movement we weren't flawless.