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C'Games organisers anxious as more Cameroon athletes disappear


In London during the Olympics, Cameroonian athletes left the competition without authorisation. 'Their team-mates informed us they had left. Cameroon team manager Victor Agbor Nso expressed dismay at the news, admitting that it is potentially damaging for the country's image on the global stage and confirming that local police have been notified. Read More »

12-Year-Old With Loaded AR-15 Assault Rifle Arrested in Philadelphia


A woman in the auto was also taken into custody, according to police. "A total of 35 people have been charged under various offences". A 32-year-old man was arrested in Hammersdale for possession of stolen property recently. Police found stolen items from the home in the auto, officials said. Mitcham, according to Scottsdale Police officials, was arrested Tuesday morning. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton says inexperience costing Max Verstappen results


Verstappen had started 15th in his Red Bull, after crashing in Saturday's qualifying, and dived down the inside of Hamilton into the first corner at the start of lap two in an attempt to seize 10th. World champion Lewis Hamilton wants a rapid improvement in communication from his Mercedes team during races. "I don't understand what I've got to do", Hamilton said on lap 43 when told to target a lap time of "low 34s", or 1 minute, 34 seconds. Read More »

MMA fighter McGregor to appear in NY court on assault charges


He is expected to be charged with assault . "We had talked about him fighting in September". Lobov had an altercation with Nurmagomedov in a Brooklyn hotel on Wednesday and it is believed McGregor took offence to that. Artem Lobov , McGregor's friend and training partner, was also pulled from the event for his involvement. Just days after he was released from jail for throwing a dolly at a bus filled with fighters after a UFC event in New York , Conor McGregor is ... Read More »

Pep Guardiola In Team Selection Dilemma Ahead Of Manchester Derby


Manchester City were forced to wait another week to wrap up the league title after squandering a two-goal lead at the Etihad Stadium, but the Spaniard felt that his team's performance was satisfactory. I'm sorry for our fans for our people, because what we saw in the first half is what we saw all season. Ahead of this weekend's derby, Guardiola said they must be fully concentrated as they edge very close to being crowned this season's league champions. Read More »

Kimi Raikkonen rues Q3 traffic after missing out on Bahrain pole


But Vettel made it count when it mattered. The Ferrari driver , who also had the best lap in second practice on Saturday, clocked a leading time of 1 minute, 29.9 seconds on the 5.4-kilometer (3.3-mile) desert circuit. Here the track improves all the time , with more grip every lap . I know exactly what I want, and we need to work on it. Behind the Ferraris and Mercedes it's Daniel Ricciardo for Red Bull , but team-mate Max Verstappen crashed out in Q1 and will start the ... Read More »

Conte rejects claim he wants Chelsea exit


Irritated by the failure of Chelsea's hierarchy to land his top transfer targets and driven to distraction by his public feud with Diego Costa - the striker he cast into exile before selling him to Atletico Madrid - Conte wasted no opportunity to make it clear there was trouble ahead. Read More »

McGregor launches foul-mouthed response as UFC strip lightweight title

Well, here's a quick timeline. McGregor has not fought for UFC since he won the 155-pound title in November 2016 and last fought at all in a boxing match against Floyd Mayweather Jr in August a year ago, which ended in defeat. The craziest part of all of this is that it doesn't feel surprising, at all. The victor of Nurmagomedov vs Holloway will need time to recover, and White could nominally "suspend" McGregor for a short spell without really impacting the date of a McGregor-vs-winner fight. Read More »

Kyrie Irving needs knee surgery, out for playoffs


About two weeks ago, the Celtics announced Irving was set to have surgery on his left knee to alleviate pain. Irving had what the team characterized as a "minimally invasive" procedure on March 24. The team had said the knee was structurally sound and the kneecap healed, but the wire had been putting pressure on the knee. On opening night, free agent pick-up Gordon Hayward suffered a gruesome ankle injury five minutes into his Celtics debut and hasn't played since. Read More »

Ravens Give RGIII Another Shot at the NFL


Most have moved on and fully support the Redskins but for those who haven't, does having Griffin back in the "DMV", albeit in a backup role to Joe Flacco , give them a chance to cheer for another team with a somewhat local flavor? However, the quarterback's fortunes declined after that as he struggled with injuries and his last National Football League action came for the Cleveland Browns at the end of the 2016 season. Read More »

It's Sho Time! Ohtani homers in 1st home at-bat


Rivera hit the Angels' fifth homer of the night, a two-run blast in the eighth inning. Shohei Ohtani hit his first major league home run in his first Angel Stadium at-bat, taking a curtain call after his three-run homer against the Cleveland Indians . Read More »

What Patriots' Brandin Cooks trade could mean for the Buffalo Bills


Los Angeles will not pick until the third round with the 87th overall selection. A first-round pick by the Saints in 2014, Cooks last year had 65 catches for 1,082 yards and seven touchdowns in his first year with New England . "On the surface, trading a first-round draft pick for Brandin Cooks when the Rams already have Cooper Kupp and Robert Woods on their roster might seem like a luxury, but when you look at the Rams personnel usage in 2017, another top receiver was a team need". Read More »

CWG Opening Ceremony 2018: Smiling Sindhu leads Indian Contingent


Team Scotland was the first nation out into the arena for the opening ceremony of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia's Gold Coast . Attempts at secrecy took a knock when Australia's Channel 9 broadcast excerpts from the ceremony dress rehearsal - and had its accreditation suspended as punishment. Read More »

Ian Poulter Earns Masters Entry With Playoff Win in Houston


The Englishman's Houston campaign had got off to a rocky start, having carded 75 on Thursday, however he more than found his form again after the fright. A stunning shot from the fairway bunker on the second hole earned Poulter his first gain of the day when he dialled in to six feet to take the outright lead on 15-under par before landing an approach to three feet for a tap-in birdie at the fourth to move two shots clear. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp warns Manchester City are in for a daunting time


City boss Pep Guardiola conceded that stopping the dynamite trio will be a almost impossible task, noting that the Reds have goals in them all over the pitch. "I don't think it would be happening if we had planned our season like this", sad the Brazil midfielder. If we are able [we make the] semi-finals, if we are not able [we say] well done Liverpool and next season we come back stronger to overcome the situation we can not this season. Read More »

End of Ramblers' run to remember


After falling behind by seven at halftime , MI saw the lead grow to 10 at 41-31 with 14:08 to play following a jump shot by Clayton Custer. In a winning effort, forward Moritz Wagner led the Wolverines with 24 points and 15 rebounds , along with three steals and one assist . Read More »

Max Holloway never crossed Khabib Nurmagomedov's mind as UFC 223 replacement opponent

Not only did he miss two full years due to a knee injury between 2014 and 2016, he withdrew from his third attempt at facing Ferguson last March for the interim 155-pound title after being hospitalized for a hard weight cut. "I'm never making that fight ever again". I want people to remember my name like undefeated, undisputed UFC lightweight champion. This is the fourth time this fight has been booked and fallen through. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp pleased with "well deserved" Liverpool win at Crystal Palace


But they are the favourites. Salah has now scored in 21 different Premier League games this season, a joint-high for a 38-game season in the competition along with Cristiano Ronaldo in 2007/08 and Robin van Persie in 2012/13. Is he starting to carry the weight of Liverpool's expectation, like he does for Egypt? I don't think he would. "Thankfully Mo got the goal for us". Read More »