Wallace's runner-up result in Sunday's Great American Race helped cap the build-up to his rookie season with a steady yet adventurous career-best in NASCAR's big leagues. Bubba Wallace, far left, and Denny Hamlin made contact past the start-finish line. "I don't have the experience, nor does anybody out there", Wallace said.
Wenger identified Lyon's Nabil Fekir as his priority attacking target ahead of the summer transfer window. He has been ever-present for Lyon this season, having scored 21 goals in just 31 appearances. The Gunners boss, fresh from bringing in Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to the club in January, has already earmarked four more stars he wants to sign this summer, with reports at the weekend suggesting talks were already underway.
France's Gabriella Papadakis and France's Guillaume Cizeron compete in the ice dance short dance of the figure skating event during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Gangneung Ice Arena in Gangneung on Feb 19, 2018. I told myself I didn't have a choice and that I had to keep going. "I felt it right away and I prayed", added Papadakis. Papadakis, who was in second place with 81.93 alongside Guillaume Cizeron at the halfway point, battled on after an embarrassing mishap that ...
The 33-year-old was part of a video compilation, put together by Chinese media company Tencent, of National Basketball Association players greeting Chinese supporters in acknowledgement of the February 16 holiday. It aired at halftime in a broadcast of a game between the Golden State Warriors and the Portland Trailblazers on February 14. Sixers guard JJ Redick says he was "tongue tied" in video.
The race trim colour scheme will be revealed at pre-season testing at Barcelona. The new-look Aston Martin Red Bull Racing team has pulled off the covers on its 2018 Formula 1 vehicle, the RB14, one week before the start of pre-season testing.
Wigan's defence has been rock solid in this 2017/18 and they have only conceded 18 goals in 30 league games. But he is very much in the Latics camp tomorrow, as he is a managerial consultant to their boss Paul Cook . "Of course, I am concerned because I saw the game against Bournemouth", Guardiola said. " Football has a amusing way of sending out shock results and our belief on Monday night must be that we can win the game", said Cook.
Cue a brawl behind the goal which saw substitutes run onto the pitch, punches thrown - and mass entertainment for the crowds. Vitoria didn't have enough players to field a team as a result of red cards that came after a brawl. He also said he believes a ruling of a 3-0 victory in favour of Bahia is a certainty, given the match was abandoned after his side's opponents were reduced to six men.
Alexander Krushelnitsky , who won bronze in the mixed doubles curling with his wife Anastasia Bryzgalova, was the subject of a new procedure at the Court of Arbitration for Sport's (CAS) anti-doping division. The delegation marched under the Olympic flag at the opening ceremony. "On the one hand it is extremely disappointing when prohibited substances might have been used, but on the other hand it shows the effectiveness of the anti-doping system at the Games which protects the rights of all ...
With one thunderous right hand, Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone punched a hole in his three-fight losing skid at Sunday's UFC Fight Night card. A big right hand knocked Mediros down and Cerrone finished him on the ground just before the round ended.
We've been waiting for this day ever since the Mets announced that he would have a spot with the real spring training squad and not the lame minor league camp like a year ago. "I got into this because I love it, because I'm passionate about it. So I'm not even going to worry about it". "Going back, looking at all the changes that I wanted to make in every area of the game and then setting a plan of action of, 'OK, we're going to spend four weeks on this, six weeks on this, ' and so we had a ...
They were so clever! It didn't happen and that's all. Lucas Moura scored in his first Tottenham start, but it wasn't enough to avoid an FA Cup replay as they settled for a 2-2 draw at League One Rochdale. Guardiola has urged his stars to treat the tie like a final as they close in on a historic quadruple haul of trophies. The 34-year-old Chilean lost his first team place last summer when Guardiola signed young Brazilian Ederson, who has been in inspired form this season.
The Senegal global grabbed a superb hat-trick as Jurgen Klopp's men thumped Porto on Wednesday evening and is set to be rewarded for his efforts despite having three years remaining on his current deal. "We started the game well and did so right until the end, creating many chances and scoring five goals". Combined, the trio scored a total of 63 goals this season.
On Sunday, Nao Kodaira sped around the oval, furiously pumping her arms and legs. "She raced after I had finished and I told her how well she had done and how much I still respect her". "Sports can make the world one together". After failing to medal four years ago in Sochi, the Japanese speedskater was prompted to move to the Netherlands and immerse herself in a country where speedskating is a national obsession.
Kenworthy revealed he originally planned to come out on live television at the Sochi Olympic games, where he won a silver medal, backtracking at the last minute, according toThe Hollywood Reporter. "My Seoul mate! So happy to have my [boyfriend], my family and some unbelievable friends here in Korea to cheer me on!" Thank you for this @britneyspears! So you tell me: What's more valuable? He even got a shout-out from Britney Spears before the event.
It was confirmed after the incident that four total fans were ejected from the game in the third period due to the racist taunts. After the game, Capitals head coach Barry Trotz spoke to the media about the incident. The 25-year-old Canadian is in his first season with the Capitals. "The fans were immediately removed and we apologize to Smith-Pelly and the Washington Capitals organization", the statement continued".
To make matter's worse, with the straight lines in place, Mata still looks just about level with the defender, with the decision anything but clear-cut. "I was told by the doctors this morning that he wasn't coming", he added. "I was unlucky because they scored a goal in the seconds after, and then I'm going to face a different Newcastle where in that moment the only thing they think is defend".
The admittedly long layoff since the last game has also done wonders to Barcelona's injury situation, with just Thomas Vermaelen on the treatment table, as he continues his recovery from a hamstring injury. While first-choice full backs Jordi Alba and Sergi Roberto are fighting fit, Valverde may decide that playing one, or both, Lucas Digne or Nélson Semedo could be a safer option.
Asked if he had decided what he will do at the end of the season, Zidane said in quotes reported by the Spanish media: "For me the most important thing is what I'm doing now, the day to day". Quique Setien's side surprised Real Madrid by beating Los Blancos 1-0 at the Santiago Bernabeu earlier this season and the Betis boss said ahead of this match that his side have "a real chance" of repeating that success in Sunday's home fixture.
Haase made clear he was going to make Federer fight, and broke him in the ninth game and fired an ace to take the set 6-4. "This is absolutely wonderful, I'm really pleased". It is Federer's 97th career title. This is his third Rotterdam title, a record for the event. The iconic Swiss star needed just 55 minutes to dispatch Dimitrov who looked to be under-cooked in the quickfire final.
Mauricio Pochettino has warned his high-flying Tottenham stars they will be punished by Rochdale if lessons have not been learned from their FA Cup hiccup against Newport. Asked if he thought Kane's goal would be decisive, Pochettino replied: "No - I was so calm on the bench because I know very well what happens if you believe the tie is over".
He won the K&N Pro Series East championship for HScott Motorsports in 2015 and then won a rookie-record seven times in the Camping World Truck Series in 2016. You have to admire that about him". Dillon: "This week I've been watching a lot of Olympic [short-track] speedskating". "I have to get my feet back under me as far as speedway racing goes".
It did not take long for McGregor to come up with a response , and he posted a photo of the UFC 202 fight with Diaz, where he is shown elbowing Diaz unedited with the accompanying caption "A real elbow in a real fight". Though Punk doesn't have much more MMA experience than Mayweather he is a larger fighter (Punk fights at 170 pounds). "The idea of Conor McGregor getting into a boxing ring with the greatest pound-for-pound pugilist of this generation was ludicrous when it was first ...
It was great", Ledecka said in a transcript, according to NPR . And weird because she was actually a snowboarder, the first winter sports athlete to compete in the Olympics in both skiing and snowboard racing. This result, beating Lindsey Vonn and Tina Weirather and Lara Gut and the best skiers in the world was not possible. South Korea's world record-holder Choi Min-jeong seized a convincing victory in the women's 1,500m short track as she stormed back from her disqualification in ...
Mitchell turned back the clock, donning Vince Carter's Toronto Raptors jersey, and recreating Carter's famous 360-degree windmill jam. The Staples Center was treated to one heck of a show on Saturday night thanks to the four competitors in the dunk contest .
But there was crushing disappointment once again for Elise Christie , who crashed in the semifinal of the 1,500m in short-track speed skating and was led from the rink on a stretcher. "Nothing is broken - she's got soft tissue damage to her right ankle and we won't be making a decision until Tuesday morning about whether she can skate or not".
The Americans earned a bronze medal in the team figure skating event after a series of strong performances. Netherlands and Canada have 13 medals a piece, while the United States rounds out the top five with eight overall medals - five gold, one medal and two bronze.
This silver medal is the secondOlympic medal for Goepper. Woods entered the last of three final runs in bronze medal position thanks to a second run score of 91.00. Woods was also one of the contest's more consistent skiers - he was the only competitor to score in the 90s on two separate runs - but fell just short of a medal.
After figure skater Michael Martinez's campaign ended in disappointment, Fil-American skier Asa Miller hopes to lift the gloom as he competes in the men's giant slalom today at the Yongpyong Alpine Centre in Pyeongchang, South Korea. "It didn't work out for me, which is a bummer", said Kenworthy, who had become a strong, steady voice in the LGBT community. "It's not how I want to do it, that's for sure, but sometimes that's life".
Pushing herself to the max, she overcooked it coming into the bottom third, however, and just four gates from the finish went wide on a turn. It was 2015, however, when the world really took notice as she was crowned parallel slalom world champion for the first time, before adding the parallel giant slalom title to her haul in 2017.
Jason Roy (21) with three boundaries and a six in the first two overs but New Zealand made a strong comeback through Tim Southee (2-22) and Trent Boult (3-50) as they accounted for both Hales and Roy in a span of five deliveries. Ross Taylor hit two sixes in an 18-run final over from Tye to propel New Zealand to their equal-highest T20 score. Captain Eoin Morgan returns to the England lineup after missing recent matches with a groin strain.
Over the last two weeks, South Africa's young ODI captain Aiden Markram has wished that he had a normal introduction to ODI cricket , as opposed to sitting in the spotlight, trying to arrest a seemingly never-ending slide after being thrust into the captaincy role only two matches into his career.
Oddschecker spokesperson George Elek commented: " Tottenham fans are often reminded that, despite possessing a promising squad and manager, they are yet to win anything with them". Overall, I'm delighted. Now we prepare for the next game against Wigan on Monday. Despite being second-best throughout, Basel did manage to create a number of chances.
Temperature is expected to be around a maximum 26 degrees Celsius and minimum of 15 degrees Celsius at Johannesburg on Sunday where the first T20I of the three-match series between South Africa and India will be played. This is the same venue where India played its very first T20I match back in December 2006 against South Africa . India have been on a roll since winning the Johannesburg Test.
The Red Devils boss remains unclear whether the France global will be available for Wednesday's Champions League trip to Sevilla. "Come on United", the midfielder wrote after his absence was confirmed. It won't be lost on United fans that Pogba's poor displays have coincided with Alexis Sanchez's arrival - with the flamboyant Frenchman's ego reportedly bruised by being asked to take on extra defensive duties while Sanchez is given free rein to roam, something normally afforded to him.
City face the Latics on Monday evening in the FA Cup , before heading to Wembley the following week to take on Arsenal in the EFL Cup final. Benjamin Mendy is the only other player missing, with the defender still recovering from a cruciate knee ligament injury.