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by | March 31, 2017 | 01:54

You have now viewed your allowance of free articles. The Oceania Football Confederation will receive an automatic slot, with the winners of their qualification event now having to play-off against a side from another region in order to secure a World Cup place.

by | March 31, 2017 | 01:57

Also testifying were Tyrone Crawford and Oscar Hernandez Jr. Prosecutors say Hernandez, angered after an encounter in a Boston nightclub, shot and killed Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado as they sat in a vehicle later that night. "I would essentially perjure myself if I file in a civil matter that Mr. Hernandez shot me and then I go to the grand jury and say, 'I don't know who shot me'".

by | March 30, 2017 | 01:50

The Daily Express report Bakayoko wants to play for a top-level manager - and Old Trafford chief Jose Mourinho fits the bill. Chelsea fans are convincing themselves that the club are working on a deal to sign Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko this summer.

by | March 30, 2017 | 01:40

He refused police commands, yelling and spitting in officers' faces, according to the report. Hall, a fourth-round pick of the Bears a year ago, played in eight games as a rookie and made one interception before injuring his ankle. Perez takes you through the police report of the second-year cornerback's arrest and the allegations against him, breaking down how this affects the team's depth chart.

by | March 29, 2017 | 02:05

Woodland was the runner-up in Match Play two years ago. McIlroy plays what amounts to a practice round on Friday. "Due to a personal family matter, Gary Woodland must withdraw from the World Golf Championships-Dell Technologies Match Play".

by | March 29, 2017 | 02:04

To the cheers of the Melbourne crowd, Ricciardo joined the race from the pits as the rest of the field was on its third lap. "Our pace was quite good compared to him and we were quite close to each other for the whole race". Expectations around Red Bull were largely framed around engine partner Renault making gains with its power unit, but Verstappen conceded the team's chassis also lacks downforce.

by | March 24, 2017 | 02:52

The decision was prompted by the firing of coach Lorenzo Romar and parts of his coaching staff, including Porter's father, Michael Porter Sr . Porter Jr. Porter - who said he had not heard of Martin before the Tigers hired him last week - said his dad has received an offer to be an assistant coach at Missouri .

by | March 22, 2017 | 00:45

That's the most-watched game for the comparable slot since 1991, when the tournament expanded to its present TV format. The NCAA March Madness Live VR app , which is available in the Oculus store, is being powered by Intel . "The focus right now is March Madness, and will continue to be the cornerstone of the partnership but once we get past March Madness, we'll start thinking with them about what other experiences we'd like to create in VR for the NCAA and Turner around their ...

by | March 22, 2017 | 00:46

The networks also said the first weekend of the tournament was streamed on March Madness Live more than ever before with 69.1 million live streams , an increase of 24 percent over past year. "The focus right now is March Madness, and will continue to be the cornerstone of the partnership but once we get past March Madness, we'll start thinking with them about what other experiences we'd like to create in VR for the NCAA and Turner around their championships", Aufhauser said.

by | March 20, 2017 | 00:41

Vesnina had 46 winners and 49 unforced errors. The 14th-seeded Russian takes on No. 28 seed Kristina Mladenovic in the semifinals. Pavlyuchenkova outplayed Kuznetsova in their fourth round meeting at the Australian Open , nevertheless, the eighth seed overpowered her compatriot, 6-3, 6-2.

by | March 18, 2017 | 01:30

Conte reverted to an nearly full strength line-up for Monday's 1-0 FA Cup quarter-final victory over Manchester United on Monday, with Diego Costa, Thibaut Courtois, David Luiz, Eden Hazard and N'Golo Kante all starting. "If you don't pay attention to one player in training and don't want to improve him, it's a lack of respect for that player". "If we always take the right solution, it's very hard".

by | March 18, 2017 | 01:27

Trainer Willie Mullins' horses have finished in second place in all the past four Gold Cups but Ruby Walsh and Djakadam are tipped to go one better this year. Since the first day I rode him behind Douvan, I felt that all he did was stay. For 70-year-old Harrington it was her 10th Festival victor and added Gold Cup success to the Champion Hurdle and the Queen Mother Champion Chase while for Power it comes 10 years after he won the Grand National on Silver Birch.

by | March 17, 2017 | 01:27

Eric Bailly, Chris Smalling and Marcos Rojo formed a back three for United with Daley Blind and Antonio Valencia either side, while Sergio Romero started in goal as David De Gea was rested. The world's most expensive player bore the brunt of the criticism as United exited the FA Cup at the hands of Chelsea. The 21-year-old was present as Mourinho's squad prepared for the clash, though he did so away from the main group along with Luke Shaw, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Timothy Fosu-Mensah and ...

by | March 17, 2017 | 01:26

The Minnesota Vikings are officially moving on from the Adrian Peterson era and Latavius Murray is stepping into those big shoes in hopes of filling them. Newman told Sirius XM NFL Radio on Tuesday he expects to play in 2017. In the Raiders' last four games, Murray's rushing total went from 103 yards to 81 to 40 to 11.

by | March 16, 2017 | 00:44

It is reported that the deal is for four years and 43.5 million and 19 million guaranteed. The Patriots could probably match, if not raise, whatever the Jets were offering and it's fair to assume Hightower would rather return to the Patriots and try to win another ring than join a rebuilding effort in NY.

by | March 16, 2017 | 00:39

New England might just get Cooks for one season, and if the season doesn't end in a trip to the Super Bowl, it could be a letdown. However, that could change if the Patriots re-explore the trade market for Butler, after trade talks with the Saints fell through.

by | March 14, 2017 | 00:39

The 53-year-old took over in the wake of Claudio Ranieri's dismissal on 23 February and has since overseen Premier League wins against Liverpool and Hull City, lifting the English champions three points clear of the relegation zone. Some massive ones and none more so than Tuesday night. A fascinating second leg is in store at the home of the Premier League champions, who have been revitalised as of late under the guidance of Craig Shakespeare .

by | March 14, 2017 | 00:39

The last game can always play a role. Luis Suarez hit back immediately after the break, pouncing onto a poor clearance in the box and rifling past German Lux in the Deportivo goal. "But watching us in the build up to the game, it was clear that [beating PSG] would cost us". "We didn't have the fluidity we needed to overcome their deep defending".

by | March 13, 2017 | 01:09

Craig Gordon made two magnificent saves, I thought we deserved that goal. Celtic supporters took to Twitter to express their disappointment with the performance of Scott Sinclair in their 1-1 draw with Rangers . It was disappointing we conceded a goal. The outspoken midfielder played just eight games for Rangers before a training-ground row with a team-mate following the 5-1 drubbing at the hands of Celtic in September led to his suspension.

by | March 11, 2017 | 00:48

Akhilesh had yesterday not ruled out a post-poll tie-up with the BSP to prevent the BJP from coming to power in the state. Beginning with the launch of a campaign video back in October previous year which was centred around Akhilesh Yadav and his wife Dimple Yadav with no mention of Mulayam Singh, to his token presence in a handful of the party's campaign posters, indications are that Mulayam Singh is taking a step back.

by | March 11, 2017 | 00:43

Cornerback play was a regular problem for the Eagles last season, and Bouye is widely considered the best coverage cornerback in the free agent class, being named one of the top ten breakout players of last season by Pro Football Focus . However, he once again upped the ante in 2016-2017 while notching a single-season career-high 63 total tackles. How would signing Bouye affect the rest of Jacksonville's secondary? The interesting case about Bouye is that he has hardly had playing time to ...

by | March 09, 2017 | 00:40

Israel's only run before the 10th came on a second-inning walk by Tyler Krieger that forced in first baseman Nate Freiman , who started spring training with the Braves past year. Israel is now practically guaranteed a spot in the second round of the WBC. But that also hinges on whether Chinese Taipei can win against the Netherlands .

by | March 09, 2017 | 00:40

Even trading anything for Garoppolo is a risk. According to Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer , the Cleveland Browns may look to use their No. 32 pick in this year's NFL Draft. Obviously, the National Football League draft is hit or miss. But Garoppolo is a valuable commodity with so many teams looking for franchise quarterbacks.

by | March 09, 2017 | 00:38

He's not exactly one-dimensional either, catching 35 passes for 406 yards with six touchdowns in 2016. Allen, whose blocking ability has earned the praise of coach Bill Belichick, has three years left on the four-year, $29 million contract that he signed with Indy last March.

by | March 08, 2017 | 00:46

I heard it break, as soon as the collision happened, I heard it break . Bogut received a huge ovation when he took the floor for the first time with 36 seconds left in the first quarter and another one second later when he picked up a foul with the kind of physical play the Cavs were planning to get from him.