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Sports Phil Neville: 'Battered wife' tweet was 'of a sporting nature'
Author: 0 Phil Neville: 'Battered wife' tweet was 'of a sporting nature'

When asked if he would then be a strong candidate for the men's job, Neville laughed and denied that he has ever referred to this role as "a stepping stone" to anywhere. Neville has now taken it down because he wants to get on with the job. "I've got a auto parking space out there, the space next to Gareth Southgate's, so ultimately I've got the next best job", he said.

Sports Luthi says he was anxious about Roger Federer losing Australian Open final
Author: 0 Luthi says he was anxious about Roger Federer losing Australian Open final

But no, I think it's too far, it's not something I'm looking at. You'd think he'd be used to it by now, but the feeling never gets old. "I'm very happy if it stays at 20". "I managed to turn it around in that fourth set and that lifted me, I was hitting the ball great and playing phenomenal", he said. "I was nervous the whole day".

Sports Gennady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez rematch set for May 5; site TBD
Author: 0 Gennady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez rematch set for May 5; site TBD

Mexican Alvarez was awarded a questionable 118-110 scoreline by judge Adalaide Byrd after a contest Golovkin was widely believed to have edged. "I think Canelo figured him out in the last three rounds". Alvarez and Golovkin produced a stirring fight in September past year, with one of the most anticipated bouts in recent history ending in a contentious draw.

Sports City ease into FA Cup 5th round with 2-0 win
Author: 0 City ease into FA Cup 5th round with 2-0 win

Raheem Sterling's header then made it 2-0 in the 37th minute, and Guardiola's side cruised through a comfortable second-half to book their place in the fifth round of the FA Cup . "I have said many times, all the referees have to do is protect the players - not just the Manchester City players, all players". City remain in contention for all four competitions, but Guardiola fears more of his players will suffer serious injury if officials don't act.

Sports Drew Brees comments on his sons' 'WWE' activities during Pro Bowl
Author: 0 Drew Brees comments on his sons' 'WWE' activities during Pro Bowl

On the sidelines, the Brees kids went at it during a sideline interview, engaging in pretty eventful fight. What makes Drew Brees latest trip to the Pro Bowl so special? Brees began the game as the starting quarterback for the NFC squad and ended the opening drive with a touchdown pass to the Minnesota Vikings' Adam Thielen .

Sports Super Bowl sparks revolutionary rivalry for Boston, Philly
Author: 0 Super Bowl sparks revolutionary rivalry for Boston, Philly

Stallone says he has "tremendous respect for Tom Brady and the Patriots , but ..." But the Patriots were missing Rob Gronkowski , Julian Edelman and Dion Lewis in that game. Players and coaches from both teams will take part in media night at the arena of the NHL's Minnesota Wild on Monday and hold news conferences on Tuesday through Thursday.

Sports Beckham formally given Miami MLS franchise
Author: 0 Beckham formally given Miami MLS franchise

The Beckham franchise will be backed by Cuban-American businessmen Jorge and Jose Mas , CEO of Sprint Corporation Marcelo Claure , entertainment producer Simon Fuller and the founder of Japanese telecommunications firm SoftBank, Masayoshi Son .

Sports Manchester City pays Athletic Bilbao £57m release clause for Laporte
Author: 0 Manchester City pays Athletic Bilbao £57m release clause for Laporte

You will know if it happens, if it doesn't, it won't happen. Guardiola said: "When he is able to play, he plays". The club's statement read: "Today, 29th January 2018, the Liga Profesional de Futbol (LPF) has certified to Athletic Club that the player Aymeric Laporte has met the requirements demanded in the applicable legislation for the valid unilateral resolution of the employment contract that bound him to our club".

Sports Knicks Looking To Move On From Joakim Noah
Author: 0 Knicks Looking To Move On From Joakim Noah

He played in just 46 games last season due to arthroscopic knee surgery and violating the league's anti-drug policy, the latter of which resulted in a 20-game suspension. He has appeared in just seven games this year while averaging just 5.7 minutes per outing in a crowded frontcourt. The Knicks are not giving any indication of when, or if, Noah will return.

Sports Tiger Woods misses birdie putt after overly excited fan screams during backswing
Author: 0 Tiger Woods misses birdie putt after overly excited fan screams during backswing

Cameron Davis endured a horror final round of 80 to tumble 33 places down the standnings for an eventual T58 finish. The tournament victor will receive $1.242 million. After making his third birdie of the playoff in near darkness at the par-5 18th Day said he had no issue with returning to decide the title. After her last dose of chemotherapy a year ago, followed by 35 radiation treatments, Jennifer Palmer has had nothing but clean scans.

Sports Russian athletes suspended by IPC from Winter Games
Author: 0 Russian athletes suspended by IPC from Winter Games

Each Russian Paralympian who is approved to compete, he said, will be identified in competition as a " Neutral Paralympic Athlete ". The IPC received an update on the Russian Paralympic Committee's progress towards being reinstated on Saturday, in the wake of its suspension for a state-sponsored doping programme at the 2014 Games in Sochi.

Sports Super Bowl 52: Patriots vs. Eagles on February 4
Author: 0 Super Bowl 52: Patriots vs. Eagles on February 4

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was reportedly scheduled to get 12 stitches removed from his injured throwing hand last week ahead of the team's clash with the Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl LII next Sunday. Brady was a good sport during the event but it seems Mont wasn't phased by Brady turning down her proposal. The x-factor for me is Philadelphia quarterback Nick Foles , who took over for Wentz when he went down.

Sports Pardew blames ´mysterious´ VAR for injuries and confusion at Anfield
Author: 0 Pardew blames ´mysterious´ VAR for injuries and confusion at Anfield

Liverpool benefited from two VAR decisions against Albion with Craig Dawson having a goal disallowed for a marginal offside and Mohamed Salah winning a penalty after being pulled by Jake Livermore. They looked at two offside decisions in the lead up to the ball falling in at the far post, and found that West Brom were level both times, though the process did take almost two minutes.

Sports Arsenal still in talks with Lucas Moura despite Tottenham agreeing £25m deal
Author: 0 Arsenal still in talks with Lucas Moura despite Tottenham agreeing £25m deal

Moura would only become a realistic option for the Gunners if their pursuit of Aubameyang - which now appears to hinge of Borussia Dortmund finding a replacement - fails in the final 72 hours of the January window. Someone from the player's entourage is quoted as saying "We can imagine a rapid resolution", which makes things sound imminent, and L'Equipe say a source at PSG last night told them: "It's looking good".

Sports Unadkat who? 1.8 million reasons to know him by now!
Author: 0 Unadkat who? 1.8 million reasons to know him by now!

Also, the auction is a big thing because so many players are again ready to showcase their talent on the game and seriously this is a big thing. Jos Buttler (base price Rs 1.50 crore) was sold to RR for Rs 4.40 crore. Juhi Chawla and Jay Mehta have a pretty daughter named Jhanvi who was sitting at the Kolkata Knight Riders auction table and doing the bidding. Guptill has often struggled to put in a string of consistent performance , but with an worldwide T20 average of 33, a ...

Author: 0 Patriots' Gronkowski returns to practice, but still in concussion protocol

Fans from all over the country are waiting in anticipation to see if the Eagles can take down the evil empire and win their first title, or if we'll see Tom Brady add a sixth ring to his already impressive resume. "Still got time to prepare.". His return came one day after Rob Gronkowski and Deatrich Wise made their returns from concussions. Saturday's practice was in full pads, which is a good sign of Gronkowski's road to recovery.

Sports Ibrahimovic free to leave Manchester United FC if he wants: Mourinho
Author: 0 Ibrahimovic free to leave Manchester United FC if he wants: Mourinho

Now Zlatan Ibrahimovic faces a race to be fit in time to be considered for selection in either of those matches. The MLS club expressed interest before Ibrahimovic went down with a knee injury. "I repeat, he has said nothing about it to me", Mourinho said. There is a desire from myself, the board and the player to stay together and that's our objective.

Sports Jurgen Klopp denies Liverpool have become complacent
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp denies Liverpool have become complacent

Liverpool will be hoping to bounce back against West Brom in the FA Cup after a defeat to Swansea ended an 18-game unbeaten run. Lallana has only made six league appearances for Liverpool this season after being sidelined for a three-month period with a hamstring injury.

Sports Tiger Tracker: Woods makes cut at Farmers
Author: 0 Tiger Tracker: Woods makes cut at Farmers

Seventy-two holes weren't enough at the 2018 Farmers Insurance Open , as Jason Day , Alex Noren and Ryan Palmer all took it to extra holes following a tense 18th hole Sunday. "I had to fight for every score on every hole". "I'm excited to get this one under the belt", he said. These are some of the narrowest fairways on the whole tour, so when I don't have my best stuff, and now it's windy, it just compounded it.

Sports Down 17 in second half, Cats storm back to defeat West Virginia
Author: 0 Down 17 in second half, Cats storm back to defeat West Virginia

With that being said, it may be time for Huggins to make a change in West Virginia's starting lineup. Offensively, West Virginia has been led by Jevon Carter (16.9 ppg, 5.2 rpg, 6.5 apg, 3.4 spg), Daxter Miles Jr. Daxter Miles Jr and LaMont West are joining in on the scoring fun, with almost 25 points per game combined between the two. WVU travels to Ames on Wednesday to square off against Iowa State.

Sports Vidal 'fundamental' for Bayern Munich despite Goretzka deal
Author: 0 Vidal 'fundamental' for Bayern Munich despite Goretzka deal

The 30-year-old came off the bench with five minutes remaining and compounded Hoffenheim's misery on Saturday afternoon, when Bayern ran out 5-2 winners at the Allianz Arena . "Doesn't matter if I was there only a year or my mum or dad are the coach - I couldn't care less". "He's very talented, but I think such young players have to adapt their lives to playing, working and training on such a high professional level and I think he can still improve in that aspect".

Sports Michigan State vs. Maryland
Author: 0 Michigan State vs. Maryland

Questions and doubt followed Michigan State to Maryland on Sunday afternoon, as did plenty of television cameras as the off-court stories from the past week continued to be front and center. An Outside the Lines investigation has found a pattern of widespread denial, inaction and information suppression of sexual assault and violence allegations by officials ranging from campus police to the Spartans' athletic department.

Sports Barcelona on track for treble again - Messi
Author: 0 Barcelona on track for treble again - Messi

Barca are the only club to have ever won the continental treble twice, in 2009 with Pep Guardiola and in 2015 under Luis Enrique, and Messi is aiming for a hat-trick of trebles for both him and the club this season. Gomes is due to miss Barcelona's La Liga showdown with Alaves tonight due to "digestive discomfort". Over the course of that campaign the trio managed to score a grand total of 122 goals and while Suarez and Messi still ply their trade at the Nou Camp, Neymar sealed a €222 ...

Sports Arsenal edging towards £60m Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang deal
Author: 0 Arsenal edging towards £60m Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang deal

Arsenal are understood to be closing in on a £60m deal for the Borussia Dortmund striker after finally making a breakthrough following a week of talks. "We have up to now refused them all". Arsenal have lost Alexis Sanchez and Theo Walcott in the current transfer window while they have only secured Henrikh Mkhitaryan to bolster their ranks.

Author: 0 Tom Izzo hopes people 'rally behind the survivors' in sexual abuse scandal

Yes, Izzo and Winston are in different positions and were asked different questions. "Every one", Izzo said. "I don't know what you mean". Last week, ESPN reported former Michigan State point guard Travis Walton allegedly punched a woman in the face at a bar during one incident when he was a student assistant coach for Izzo .