North Korean Olympics delegation includes diplomats specialising in nuclear issues

Sunday local time. "Athletes are Mr Kim Jong Un's sports "slaves". It was in this role it's alleged he directed North Korea to stage a torpedo attack on the South Korean warship Cheonan, a claim the North denies. Here's a look at what's shaping... More..

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Miracurl on Ice: USA wins first curling gold at Winter Olympics
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Miracurl on Ice: USA wins first curling gold at Winter Olympics

Americans had never won a gold medal in the sport, and before Saturday, it had won just one other, bronze in 2006 by a team on which Shuster played. Yes, the long-running animated comedy that has displayed an...More..

Here's The Updated Medal Count After Team USA's Gold Medal In Curling
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Here's The Updated Medal Count After Team USA's Gold Medal In Curling

The contest got off to a tactical start with the Swedes blanking the first then scoring a pair in the second only to have the US hit right back with a two on another brilliant last-rock shot from Shuster. Swede...More..

UFC on FOX 28: Emmett vs
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

UFC on FOX 28: Emmett vs

Leg kick from Emmett, but it strayed high to the groin and Stephens needs a few moments to recover. Picking up the pace, Stephens looked to corner Emmett against the fence but walked into a right hook. Stephe...More..

Jacksonville Jaguars confirm new deal for Blake Bortles
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Jacksonville Jaguars confirm new deal for Blake Bortles

The passing scores are a franchise record. The Jacksonville Jaguars and quarterback Blake Bortles agreed on a three-year contract through the 2020 campaign on Saturday, according to multiple reports. 1 WR...More..

Suarez Scores Hat-Trick As Barcelona Thump Girona
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Suarez Scores Hat-Trick As Barcelona Thump Girona

But the hosts were back on level terms just two minutes later through Suarez and, after Lionel Messi had netted twice, the Uruguayan scored his second in the 44th minute to give the Blaugrana a 4-1 half-time ...More..

Three responding officers stayed outside school during Parkland shooting
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Three responding officers stayed outside school during Parkland shooting

Now we're learning more about where law enforcement officers were, and where they weren't, while bullets were flying inside the building. The sources indicate other Broward County deputies arrived on scene,...More..

Ivanka's Olympics: Sports with a side of politics
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Ivanka's Olympics: Sports with a side of politics

The recent Olympics-driven rapprochement between the two Koreas came in the wake of tensions that were heightened previous year by the North's nuclear and missile tests. 24, 2018. South Korean President Moon ...More..

Duke's Bagley (knee) to return vs. Syracuse
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Duke's Bagley (knee) to return vs. Syracuse

The Orange are 18-10 on the season and 7-8 in conference play. Duke: If nothing else, the Blue Devils proved they can scratch out a win. SU has a limited bench and the Blue Devils are on a four-game w...More..

Ford executive Raj Nair steps down after 'inappropriate behavior'
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Ford executive Raj Nair steps down after 'inappropriate behavior'

Jim Farley, Ford global executive vice president and president, showered Galhotra with praise upon the announcement. Nair, forced out as head of North American operations, will forgo performance bonuses for l...More..

Allardyce unhappy with Everton's play in 'final third'
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Allardyce unhappy with Everton's play in 'final third'

A match that lurched between languid sideways passing and extravagantly wayward shooting, Deeney evoked memories of last season with a good old-fashioned swivel and shot 10 minutes from time. In the final min...More..

South Africa to bowl in T20 decider
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

South Africa to bowl in T20 decider

Opener Shikhar Dhawan was the highest scorer for India with 47 runs off 40 balls. Although Duminy fell after scoring 55 runs off 41 deliveries, Jonker continued to trouble the visitors with some superb st...More..

Winter Olympics Medal Count & Leaderboard 2018
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Winter Olympics Medal Count & Leaderboard 2018

When Meyers Taylor and her teammate, brakeman Lauren Gibbs , won silver Wednesday night in Pyeongchang , Taylor joined Steven Holcomb and Patrick Martin as one of the most decorated U.S. Bobsled is actually p...More..

Carabao Cup: Guardiola To Play Bravo In
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Carabao Cup: Guardiola To Play Bravo In "Special" Final, Sterling Doubtful

Arsenal found the clearheadedness to perform, just as they had done in the 2014 FA Cup final against Hull . Once the criticism was Arsene Wenger had stopped winning trophies. Instead, there is a vacancy in ...More..

Michigan State's Bridges Cleared To Play By NCAA
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Michigan State's Bridges Cleared To Play By NCAA

Michigan State's Miles Bridges has been cleared to play in Michigan State's regular season finale at Wisconsin on Sunday. "Throughout my career as a college basketball coach, I've been committed to followin...More..

Shaq's Son Shareef O'Neal De-Commits From Arizona Amid Scandal
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Shaq's Son Shareef O'Neal De-Commits From Arizona Amid Scandal

Shaq's son said via his Twitter account that, while he appreciated Miller and the Arizona basketball program, he is opening himself up to other opportunities in college basketball. A source told ESPN Miller rep...More..

Former WSU and KU players listed in documents detailing potential NCAA violations
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Former WSU and KU players listed in documents detailing potential NCAA violations

One expense report appears to show that Dallas Mavericks rookie point guard Dennis Smith Jr ., who went to North Carolina State, received $43,500, while another document shows he received $73,500 in loans....More..

Gymnast Aruna vaults into history
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Gymnast Aruna vaults into history

She had a score of 13.566 in her two attempts. Slovakia's Tjasa Kysslef bagged gold with 13. Another Indian who has put the country on the world map is Dipa Karmakar who finished fourth in the Rio Olympic...More..

Mourinho do not worry about Lukaku poor record against top 8 clubs
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Mourinho do not worry about Lukaku poor record against top 8 clubs

Since then he has managed just five goals in 19 matches and has failed to score against any of the Premier League's top eight this season, however, Matic has backed the Belgium global, who heads into the game a...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo produces stunning acrobatics in Real Madrid training for Alaves clash
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo produces stunning acrobatics in Real Madrid training for Alaves clash

Madrid have won their last five games in all competitions, scoring 20 goals, and Zidane said the 3-1 Champions League win over Paris Saint-Germain on February 14 had provided a major confidence boost. The 30-y...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

USA Makes History With First Olympic Curling Gold After Unlikely Comeback

Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson scored in the sixth round of the shootout, and Maddie Rooney made a game-sealing save on a shot by Meghan Agosta to start the Americans piling over the boards, throwing gloves in...More..

Jose Mourinho praises
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Jose Mourinho praises "professional" Paul Pogba for response to being dropped

Conte's side have the second best defensive record record awawy from home only behind leaders Manchester City and are at priced at (1.61) to avoid defeat. Getting three points will be very important for us a...More..

Russell's redemption as sensational Scotland end 10-year wait for England win
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Russell's redemption as sensational Scotland end 10-year wait for England win

Scotland had not scored a Six Nations try against England at Murrayfield in 14 years, but they had three by the end of a stunning first half - Huw Jones twice touching down either side of a Sean Maitland...More..

Canada's Toutant wins Olympic gold in snowboard big air
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Canada's Toutant wins Olympic gold in snowboard big air

USA snowboarder Kyle Mack used stylish and creative grabs on his tricks to end up with a silver medal, and Billy Morgan took bronze to help Great Britain achieve its best Winter Olympic medal haul ever. Morgan'...More..

Klopp: Liverpool Hoping To Keep Mane
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Klopp: Liverpool Hoping To Keep Mane

The English Football Association (FA) confirmed that they would be taking no disciplinary action against the Brazil worldwide after Holgate had alleged that he heard Firmino direct a discriminatory term towar...More..

Vonn skis off course, off podium in likely final Olympic race
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Vonn skis off course, off podium in likely final Olympic race

Vonn still has a major goal in her sights too. The drama quickly dimmed. After crossing the finish line, Gisin pumped her right ski pole in exuberance as Shiffrin clapped for her. "I wish I had that bo...More..

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson to report to Yankees spring training
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson to report to Yankees spring training

Per Crasnick, Wilson said: "I can't wait to see you guys February 26". Wilson, who played two years of professional baseball in the Rockies organization after being selected in the fourth round of the 2010 dr...More..

by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Klopp: Why I Won't Compare African Star With Messi

He also scored a superb goal to help Liverpool crush Porto 5-0 away from home in the first leg of the European Champions League last-16 tie. 'I came to here to win titles, ' Salah told BBC Football Focus...More..

Benching Willian was a fantastic decision, boasts Chelsea boss Conte
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Benching Willian was a fantastic decision, boasts Chelsea boss Conte

There is always great commitment and great behaviour. Against Bournemouth we created chances to score but Watford was a really bad game. 'When you are a player, you can make a lot of mistakes in your caree...More..

Canadian skier detained for stealing auto while under alcohol influence
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Canadian skier detained for stealing auto while under alcohol influence

But Raine singled out "the owner of the vehicle that was involved" in his statement. "I can't speak to the specifics of the circumstance and what may have led to the situation", he said. Another member of the...More..

Zinedine Zidane Plays Down Bale's Real Madrid Exit Rumours
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Zinedine Zidane Plays Down Bale's Real Madrid Exit Rumours

Zidane said it was important Bale trained well and stayed focussed. Gareth Bale has again been linked with a move away from the Bernabeu amid suggestions that club president Florentino Perez wants to offlo...More..

Muirhead mistake proves crucial as Great Britain miss out on curling final
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Muirhead mistake proves crucial as Great Britain miss out on curling final

SLIDING STONES How do I try curling and what is the Winter Olympic sport? The British skip was downbeat after losing 9-5 to Switzerland in a play-off tiebreaker, meaning he finishes fifth on his Olympic d...More..

Ester Ledecka bags historic skiing-snowboard double with parallel giant slalom gold
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Ester Ledecka bags historic skiing-snowboard double with parallel giant slalom gold

Ledecka, the first athlete to compete in snowboard and Alpine skiing at Winter Olympics, became the second medallist in snowboard for Czech Republic, as Eva Samkova won gold in 2014 and bronze in 2018 at the ...More..

Europa League Review: Napoli's comeback in vain, Immobile sends Lazio through
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Europa League Review: Napoli's comeback in vain, Immobile sends Lazio through

Visiting coach Maurizio Sarri , who was given his own smoking room by Leipzig, named a strong team, and Piotr Zielinski's first-half goal gave Napoli hope. In USMNT watch, Borussia Dortmund and Christia...More..

Klopp 'really proud' of Firmino in racism probe
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Klopp 'really proud' of Firmino in racism probe

The Reds boss said: "I am really happy we did not have to play immediately after the Porto game because it would have been quite hard from this really big result to get the concentration for the really hard job...More..