Unfortunately for Roma , however, the Italian veteran didn't score the only own goal of the game. Pique's goal was his first in this UCL campaign, and also his first since matchday two last season, when he helped the Blaugrana overcome Borussia Monchengladbach 2-1 away in Germany.
With Dhoni not captaining at the worldwide level anymore, this is the only tournament where the fans will get to see the World Cup winning skipper in action. They will be the strike bowlers, while Harbhajan Singh and Shardul Thakur will be the support-cast as they will be entrusted with the job of bowling tight and providing a bit of control in the middle phase of the innings.
At the defensive end, where they have been good all season, they are allowing just 96.2 points per 100 possessions, the best in the National Basketball Association during this time . 76ers are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 vs. Both big men will miss Wednesday's game at Detroit as well. "I think he's trending in tremendous ways", Brown said to the Inquirer.
He never hid the dream of staying for a long time at AC Milan: a dream that, today, came true. Milan now sit sixth in Serie A, six points adrift of Lazio in fifth and eight points off fierce rivals Inter Milan who are fourth. "This important gesture reflects the total harmony and empathy between the club management and the coach". "The Red and Blacks are (and remain) in Rino's hands!" Speaking to MilanTV, Gattuso said: "I am very proud, and beyond that, there is great responsibility ...
It broke the previous record of 3:30.65, which Australia set in winning gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics. "I was double-and triple-checking it was the right decision (to withdraw)", an inconsolable Pearson said. Australian duo Stephanie Morton and Kaarle McCulloch then beat New Zealand to win the women's team sprint, finishing in 32.488. After experiencing chronic headaches and neck pain, Kovchenko went in for what she thought were routine scans - only to find a genetic formation in her skull ...
Brandin Cooks said at his introductory press conference today that he's excited about the direction the Rams are going in. "And at the end of the day, all you can do is respect that and have to understand it's a business". The Patriots were supposed to have a historic offense last season, but were robbed of that before the season when Edelman tore his ACL. Jared Goff will join some excellent company as the latest quarterback to be throwing passes to Cooks , as the 24-year-old ...
Theoretically, the Preds, who were trailing the Panthers 2-1 in the game's final seconds, should have secured overtime for themselves when Filip Forsberg tied the game when he pushed a loose puck through. I called UPS asking if you can send fish through the mail. Meeks, according to The Tennessean , paid $7.25 to acquire a dead catfish and a whopping $134.50 in shipping charges to deliver the ocean creature to the National Hockey League office in Toronto.
Israel has rejected the calls, saying its soldiers opened fire when necessary to prevent attacks, attempts to damage the fence and infiltration. Israel said it acted judiciously to prevent a risky breach of its borders and sovereignty led by Hamas , the Islamic militant group that controls Gaza , and to protect nearby communities.
I'm not going to get ahead of myself. "It's about riding momentum from last week (finishing third in Houston) and this first round". Matt Kuchar , Patrick Reed, Rory McIlroy , Zach Johnson, Phil Mickelson , Rickie Fowler, Rafael Cabrera Bello and Henrik Stenson? Leishman, who won twice on the US PGA Tour past year, believes the way in which he fought back with the spotlight on his group is a good test as he chases a maiden major title.
Welsford is the only remaining member from the Rio campaign while Howard only returned to track cycling from the road previous year, and Porter, 21, and O'Brien, 19, are on their Games debut. Under a mostly clear night sky at the open-air stadium, Ruck held off a fast-charging Ariarne Titmus of Australia in the 200-meter freestyle. "My coach said 'the atmosphere out there is electric, go out, soak it up.' I think that is what we have done".
PDC Chairman Barry Hearn led the tributes to Bristow, stating: "Eric will always be a legend in the world of darts and British sport". Eric Bristow , five-time world darts champion on 7 May 2014 in London, England. Keith Deller, who beat him to the world title in 1983, said: 'He's the biggest name our sport will ever have'. "I'm not one for memorabilia but Eric presented me with that and I've got the t-shirt, I've got photos".
How Jose Mourinho would relish the opportunity to spoil Manchester City's party. Manchester United will play a series of friendly fixtures in the United States of America as part of their summer preparations for the 2018/19 season, with participation in the International Champions Cup again likely.
The Warriors took an early 9-4 lead before the Pacers surged ahead with a 14-2 run. Kevin Durant had 27 points, five rebounds and seven assists, but Golden State's three-game winning streak ended. "It was an embarrassing effort, a pathetic effort". "It's going to get us bull-tough and battle tested", IN forward Thaddeus Young said. I mean I know this game doesn't mean anything in the seeding.
The Miami Heat have lost 11 of their last 12 on the road and are just 4-8 ATS this season when a favorite of at least seven points. The win assured Miami of its 20th playoff berth in 30 seasons, and meant an often-lacklustre night ended happily.
National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Tuesday chided the Jammu and Kashmir government over the much hyped lifting of house arrest restrictions on separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani. However, a police party detained the Mirwaiz, Hilal War and others and lodged them at Nigeen police station. A spokesman of Hurriyat (G) said that the policemen deployed outside Geelani's residence in Hyderpora barred him to move out.
Matthews was limited to 10 games last season with the Bills and proved to be a nonfactor for a team that never found the help at receiver it needed after trading away Sammy Watkins. Matthews was an All-State wide receiver at Madison Academy in 2009, when the Mustangs posted a 12-1 record. Edelman, Hogan and Mitchell figure to be the top three and all of them are coming off injuries in 2017.
West Brom, who parted company with Alan Pardew on Monday, agreed the clause with Barry when he joined the club from Everton in August and he is entitled to a new deal after making over 25 appearances. But they chose to call time on his tenure early after seeing thousands of season ticket-holders staying away and others throwing their tickets on to the pitch in disgust on Saturday.
If you real gangster why don't you come inside? McGregor was spotted on camera throwing a heavy object through the window of a bus carrying fighters due to appear on the UFC 223 card. But again, it's all about McGregor. McGregor, who won the belt in this very weight class in November 2016, will be stripped of his title on the day of the Nurmagomedov-Holloway fight; the victor of this bout will become the new champion.
The lithosphere of the Earth (formed by the crust and upper mantle) is divided into a number of tectonic plates. According to Diaz, we're not sure why the plates moves, but currents within the asthenosphere along with forces between the plates themselves likely contribute to these shifts.
Manchester United are reportedly looking to replace midfielder Juan Mata with one of his former Chelsea teammates in the next transfer window. And that they'll pay £30 million to get him. But, the player made a decision to stay put, despite Pedro usurping him as first-choice winger in Antonio Conte's first-team at Chelsea . But, his Chelsea stint could be running on its last legs, with Manchester United confident of snapping him up this summer .
The former NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year and Heisman Trophy victor saw his career spiral downward after two promising campaigns with the Washington Redskins to kick it off thanks an array of injuries. We felt like we needed a No. 2 quarterback. "I think this is a really, really strong quarterback class", DeCosta said. He returned in 2013, but was benched after throwing 16 touchdown passes and 13 interceptions.
The Australian pair of Kaarle McCulloch and Stephanie Morton beat New Zealand in the final of the women's team sprint to notch a third gold medal in the velodrome. The 17-year-old Titmus, who was attempting to win three individual golds at the Games, began conservatively but stormed home in the final lap, only to be out-touched by Canada's Taylor Ruck by just 0.04.
Toronto increased its lead over second-place Boston to three games. "I thought our defensive focus was there, our attention to detail, guys were where they were supposed to be, a few hiccups but a big improvement over last night", said Raptors head coach Dwane Casey .
Paxton, 29, was standing out in left field for his warmup when the eagle circled the stadium. After the brief flyby and a stare-down, the eagle took flight once more and mixed up Paxton for an actual tree. Paxton never lost his cool and didn't panic. The confused bird wound up landing its large talons on the lefty's right shoulder , before being lured away by the handler.
While Gururaja opened the account for India by bagging the silver medal in the men's 56-kg category, it was Chanu who gave India the first golden moment of GC 2018. She had also won the title of Best Lifter at the 2013 Junior National Championship in Guwahati. She lifted 103 kg, 107 kg and 110 kg respectively. She also improved her personal best of 85 kg, which she had lifted at the World Championships past year.