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Sport North Korea's Kim meets International Olympic Committee chief in Pyongyang
Author: 0 North Korea's Kim meets International Olympic Committee chief in Pyongyang

IOC NewsIOC President Thomas Bach was in the North Korean capital Pyongyang on Friday for meetings with political and sports leaders. Bach met with Kim Jong Un during the visit and the DPRK top leader thanked him for his support to the participation of DPRK athletes in the PyeongChang Winter Olympics last month, according to Korean Central News Agency .

Sport What Lukaku Said About Sanchez Following Swansea Win
Author: 0 What Lukaku Said About Sanchez Following Swansea Win

Just 15 minutes later, the points were as good as decided when Lingard collected the ball just inside Swansea territory and threaded through a magnificent pass for Sanchez to race on and deliver an unstoppable finish from the edge of the area.

Sport Met Eireann weather forecast for Easter Sunday
Author: 0 Met Eireann weather forecast for Easter Sunday

A weather warning has been issued by Met Eireann with heavy rain, sleet and snow predicted for Easter Sunday and Monday. Tonight will be dry with clear spells but winds will slacken further and some mist and fog patches will develop. "Mostly dry overnight with clear spells and frost in sheltered spots but there will be a few showers near southern and eastern coasts". Highest temperatures will range of 6 to 9 degrees Celsius in moderate northeast winds, coolest in the east.

Sport 'Horrific', 'Howler' - Newcastle fans slam one player despite win v Huddersfield
Author: 0 'Horrific', 'Howler' - Newcastle fans slam one player despite win v Huddersfield

We have to keep winning games whatever happens. And Gayle missed another huge chance before the break. The three of us are well-organised, and we know, more or less, what we have to do. Ayoze Perez's goal in the 80th minute proved to be the difference between Newcastle and Huddersfield at St. James' Park. Not least Dwight Gayle , who has scored two goals and provided two assists in his last four games.

Sport Stephens sees off Ostapenko to win Miami title
Author: 0 Stephens sees off Ostapenko to win Miami title

It was the first career Miami Open title for Stephens. Last year's US Open victor Sloane Stephens has made her maiden Miami final over three sets on Thursday, defeating Victoria Azarenka of Belarus again in the semifinals and will meet last year's French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko from Latvia in Saturday's final.

Sport Watling, de Grandhomme spearhead NZ fightback
Author: 0 Watling, de Grandhomme spearhead NZ fightback

He has been involved in two sixth-wicket stands which at the time were world records - 365 with Kane Williamson against Sri Lanka and 352 with Brendon McCullum against India - to save New Zealand in the past and is hugely valued in this team.

Sport Simmons triple-doubles as 76ers go nine straight
Author: 0 Simmons triple-doubles as 76ers go nine straight

He will undergo surgery to correct the orbital fracture . Embiid, who leads the Sixers with 22.9 points and 11 rebounds in 63 games, helped the team clinch their first playoff berth since 2012. The Sixers had the lead up in the 30's for most of the game, but saw that lead dwindle quite a bit in the fourth quarter once Head Coach Brett Brown pulled the starters for the bench players.

Sport Chelsea 'determined' to beat Man Utd to sign Spurs star
Author: 0 Chelsea 'determined' to beat Man Utd to sign Spurs star

He had 15 goals and five assists at the same stage last season. Spurs are now five points clear. After signing Sanchez from the Dutch side last summer, a return visit for another of its young stars can not be ruled out. Alvaro Morata will probably start upfront and has looked slightly livelier recently, and may have appreciated the global break - he wasn't called up by Spain, so will have spent the last fortnight simply getting himself into shape on the training ground.

Sport IPL 2018: Hales replaces Warner in Sunrisers Hyderabad
Author: 0 IPL 2018: Hales replaces Warner in Sunrisers Hyderabad

Warner was earlier retained by SRH, but they get a decent bite at the cherry with the recruitment of Hales. Last month, Hales signed a new contract with Nottinghamshire to play only limited-overs matches until the end of the 2019 season. Hales will miss the fixtures against Lancashire at Emirates Old Trafford and against Northamptonshire at Welbeck. Sunrisers will now be captained by New Zealand's Kane Williamson, another effect of the ball-tampering fallout.

Sport Former England captain Wilkins in critical condition
Author: 0 Former England captain Wilkins in critical condition

His wife Jackie said he is now in intensive care after having a cardiac arrest at their home in Cobham, Surrey, on Wednesday and remains critically ill. "Yeah he was really good, he helped me here as I was coming through at Palace", Morrison said. "It's very, very bad", his wife Jackie told the Daily Mirror .

Sport Brewers' Chacin welcomes start against Padres
Author: 0 Brewers' Chacin welcomes start against Padres

Freddy Galvis leads the Padres with four hits and one RBI while Jose Pirela and Manuel Margot have combined for five hits and one RBI. It's MLB Opening Day and it's time to kick off the 2018 season with the Milwaukee Brewers visiting the San Diego Padres at Petco Park.

Sport Hossler holds 1-shot lead in Houston
Author: 0 Hossler holds 1-shot lead in Houston

Spieth was solid though unspectacular to be 2-under on his opening nine but caught fire on the inward journey with four birdies in five holes starting at the 10th. " I'm hitting a lot of these shots that I will utilize to some few holes next week, such non running pieces", claimed the 2011 Houston victor. Dunne, who held off Rory McIlroy to win his first European Tour title in the British Masters a year ago, was the best placed after adding a 71 to his opening 64, which had briefly given ...

Sport Klopp: 'Liverpool still in Can talks'
Author: 0 Klopp: 'Liverpool still in Can talks'

Joe Gomez is the other main casualty as he suffered an ankle injury with England at the break. Hopefully he can have a normal session with us on Sunday morning and then should be fine again. Liverpool are also fighting against a relegation of their own - from a Champions League spot to a Europa League spot. The Reds face Manchester City during midweek in the Champions League, however Klopp was adamant his side will devote all their attention to Saturday's fixture.

Sport Parker vs Joshua: Heavyweights trim down for unification bout in Cardiff
Author: 0 Parker vs Joshua: Heavyweights trim down for unification bout in Cardiff

Joshua, the 28-year-old WBA , IBF and IBO title holder, weighed in at 109.7 kilograms (240 pounds) on Friday, nearly six kilograms lighter than his career heaviest (115kg) but 2.7kg heavier than WBO champion Parker. The middle of your career is the best bit because you are just starting to realise you are not bad at it", said McCracken. In the Rumble in the Jungle, Ali defended on the ropes, moved around the ring , let Foreman tire and caught him on the counter many times .

Sport Alvaro Morata is now at 100%, says Antonio Conte
Author: 0 Alvaro Morata is now at 100%, says Antonio Conte

In a tweet by Chelsea correspondent Nizaar Kinsella, Antonio Conte revealed that David Luiz and Ross Barkley are out of the encounter. The French giants - who Conte has been linked to - are one of the few clubs who could afford to pay him that wage.

Sport WBB | Irish enjoying Final Four, preparing for rival UConn Friday
Author: 0 WBB | Irish enjoying Final Four, preparing for rival UConn Friday

Before Friday night, they hadn't been tested in this tournament so far, winning their four games by a 155-point margin, although more than half of that came in a record-setting first-round 140-52 win over St. Collier finished with 24 points for the Huskies. Add in Azura Stevens to the mix and they have a great piece off the bench. UConn has won 147 of its past 148 games going back almost four full seasons.

Sport Anderson crashes out in Miami Open quarters
Author: 0 Anderson crashes out in Miami Open quarters

Juan Martin del Potro - who claimed his maiden Masters 1000 title at Indian Wells earlier this month - meets John Isner in the other semi-final. After taking a first-set tie-break, Zverev broke twice in the second set to close out his win.

Sport Holi Special! When Sridevi shows LOVE for Boney
Author: 0 Holi Special! When Sridevi shows LOVE for Boney

The actress was cremated with state honours in Vile Parle crematorium on Wednesday. My thoughts are with her family and admirers in this hour of grief'. On Tuesday they ruled out any foul play and released the body to Sridevi's family. Jhanvi will soon be seen in Karan Johar's film "Dhadak' and Sridevi was super excited to see her on the screen".

Sport Yankees confirm Aaron Judge could play center field
Author: 0 Yankees confirm Aaron Judge could play center field

As far as Aaron Hicks goes, he has a right intercostal muscle strain in part of the rib cage, which was diagnosed as a grade 1 strain, the lowest potential severity of such an injury. He batted.266 with 15 homers and 52 RBIs. NY is already without outfielders Jacoby Ellsbury , out with an oblique injury, and Clint Frazier , who's recovering from a concussion.

Sport Vikings sign Wright to vie for No. 3 WR spot
Author: 0 Vikings sign Wright to vie for No. 3 WR spot

His second season in the National Football League proved to be his strongest where he caught 94 passes for 1,079 yards in 2013 . But over the following three seasons, his production dipped, in part because of injuries. When lining up outside, Wright was targeted 31 times and caught 18 passes for 221 yards. Treadwell caught 20 passes a year ago, but profiles mostly as an outside receiver and could have to find a role in the offense in packages where the Vikings move Thielen or Diggs into the ...

Sport Spurs top Thunder to move into tie, Rockets clinch No.1 seed
Author: 0 Spurs top Thunder to move into tie, Rockets clinch No.1 seed

The Stephen Curry-less Warriors have now lost three of their last four games. Griffin is averaging 19.8 points, 6.6 rebounds and 6.2 assists in 25 games since joining Detroit late January. Josh Richardson led Miami with 22 points. Aldridge scored 21 of his points in the first half as the Spurs stopped a two-game losing skid. SACRAMENTO, Calif.

Sport Oakland Raiders release P Marquette King, TE Clive Walford
Author: 0 Oakland Raiders release P Marquette King, TE Clive Walford

King was sixth in the National Football League in 2017 on yards per punt (47.4) and tied for 15th for kicks inside the 20 (28). Marquette King ranked 6th in the National Football League in average yards per punt last season according to ESPN's stats .

Sport Steve Smith and David Warner stand down from Australia roles
Author: 0 Steve Smith and David Warner stand down from Australia roles

Cricket Australia CEO, James Sutherland said, "Following discussions with Steve Smith and David Warner they have agreed to stand down as Captain and Vice-Captain respectively for the remainder of this Test match". "That was one of the things that we spoke about this morning, that one of the things we can control is we can go out today and compete and we're cricketers".

Sport John Isner Beats Juan Martin del Potro to Reach Miami Open Final
Author: 0 John Isner Beats Juan Martin del Potro to Reach Miami Open Final

The final match will be played on Sunday. "I have played a lot of big matches and not been able to get such a good start but I am playing some of the best tennis I have played in such a long time", Isner said. Even so, Isner knew he was the fresher player. "This is a level of play that I know I'm capable of, it's just much easier said than done to go out onto the court and perform that way".

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