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Sports Please, please... lower your Tiger Woods expectations
Author: 0 Please, please... lower your Tiger Woods expectations

Speaking on the eve of his first official tournament in nearly a year, the 14-times major champion said he has not "felt this good in years". Despite the fact former World No.1 has eight wins at Torrey Pines, including his last major trophy at the 2008 US Open, it is seen as an unusual venue for Woods' return.

Sports Arsene Wenger's 'unfinished business' with the Carabao Cup
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger's 'unfinished business' with the Carabao Cup

The result capped a hard period for the side, who have failed to win six of their last seven games, discounting the penalty shoot-out success over Norwich in the FA Cup . The Chelsea manager has also started choosing youngster Andreas Christensen over the experienced 30-year-old recently, and the young Dane has been performing very well, filling Luiz's shoes.

Author: 0 Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier set for UFC 226

I am gonna return to my original weight. "It was always about whether or not it worked in terms of what I was trying to do and what my teammate had going". Fighting out of American Kickboxing Academy in San Jose, California, Cormier also defended his title at UFC 220 , as he knocked out Volkan Oezdemir in the second round.

Sports It is not risky, but a challenging wicket: Ajinkya Rahane
Author: 0 It is not risky, but a challenging wicket: Ajinkya Rahane

India will resume day three on 49/1, 42 runs ahead of South Africa . Having lost the first two Tests, India will be desperate for play to continue as they look to bowl the Proteas out cheaply. Everybody talked about how he played. "I don't think it is a unsafe wicket ", he added. As soon as that happened, the umpires took the players off due to the unsafe conditions.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo will stay at Real Madrid, claims Mourinho
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo will stay at Real Madrid, claims Mourinho

The five-time Ballon d'Or victor is ready to call time on his spell in Spain and wants to quit the club at the end of the season - ideally by return to the Red Devils. Click the right arrow above to see our predicted Real Madrid XI for the 2018/19 season... Spain is a great country, I love it. "I am the last one to add fire".

Author: 0 Mark Dantonio Denies Allegations of Unreported Sexual Assaults at Michigan State

Michigan State President Lou Anna Simon announced her resignation Wednesday night, hours after Nassar was sentenced to decades in prison for molesting girls and young women. Walton was reportedly fired and the incident was "discussed" with the two basketball players without any further punishment. Izzo said. "I'm definitely not retiring".

Author: 0 Patriots TE Gronkowski misses Friday practice

Eagles running back LeGarrette Blount spent two-plus seasons with the New England Patriots , winning a pair championships in that time. "After the Vikings beat the Saints, my father and I made a decision to go to Philadelphia the following week for the NFC Championship Game ".

Sports Patriots' Rob Gronkowski would've been out if Super Bowl was this Sunday
Author: 0 Patriots' Rob Gronkowski would've been out if Super Bowl was this Sunday

Brady is thus in the good-to-go category in advance of February 4's Super Bowl, in the absence of any setbacks. Defensive linemen Deatrich Wise and Malcom Brown joined Gronkowski on the sideline Friday. Because the Patriots actually didn't practice on Wednesday, the injury report is only a projection as to whether he would have taken part if a practice had been held.

Sports Sevens: Black Ferns thrash Canada to set up Kiwi/Aus final
Author: 0 Sevens: Black Ferns thrash Canada to set up Kiwi/Aus final

It was a dominant performance with Women's World Rugby player of the year nominee Thompson scoring a hat-trick before half-time as England established a 26-0 lead, with Heather Fisher also going over. The brilliant, weaving run from Tonegato turned Spanish defender Patricia Garcia inside out late in the second half, giving Australia a 29-0 victory at Allianz Stadium this morning.

Sports Joe McKnight's shooter found guilty of manslaughter
Author: 0 Joe McKnight's shooter found guilty of manslaughter

State District Judge Ellen Kovach set a sentencing date of March 15. The killing happened in December 2016. Swaim gave the final rebuttal after Goetz said Gasser wasn't pursuing McKnight down the exit that day but simply taking an alternate route.

Sports 62 dogs and cats rescued from hurricane-damaged Puerto Rico
Author: 0 62 dogs and cats rescued from hurricane-damaged Puerto Rico

Whatever utility model is chosen for Puerto Rico, it must offer customer-centric options; promote efficient, reliable and resilient operations; clearly define utility and third-party roles; and ensure revenue for financial sustainability. "But you have to contrast that with the waste and mismanagement that the (power company) has shown over the years". We also believe that before a privatization of the utility could occur those creditors would have to be satisfied such that it could exit the ...

Sports Chelsea's Kenedy joins Newcastle on loan, Emerson deal near
Author: 0 Chelsea's Kenedy joins Newcastle on loan, Emerson deal near

Peres can also play as a left-back, and his attacking qualities suggest he would be an upgrade on the duo of DeAndre Yedlin and Javi Manquillo. "It's a privilege, and I'm so happy to have that opportunity". Another all-Premier League clash that catches the eye in round four is Newcastle's visit to Chelsea , and you probably couldn't find two more different recent FA Cup records if you tried.

Sports Lowry And Power Start Well At Torrey Pines
Author: 0 Lowry And Power Start Well At Torrey Pines

Woods said he would have left his first putt at the final hole short if he had not spent extra time assessing the slope. Next best of the Australians is Cameron Smith, who almost withdrew on tournament eve with the flu, but shot a 68 to be tied 14th at five under and six shots back of the lead.

Sports Antonio Conte remains tight-lipped on Edin Dzeko speculation
Author: 0 Antonio Conte remains tight-lipped on Edin Dzeko speculation

The Blues have been linked with numerous strikers in the January transfer window, with the Bosnian the latest reported target, and Monchi hinted that a bid was made, but wasn't enticing enough. A partnership between the club and the manager which was looking flawless in the first season is now on the verge of a sad end. The signing of Goretzka has led to some suggesting Vidal could be the one to lose out, with Chelsea reported to be among his many suitors , but the Chile global remains ...

Sports Vladimir Guerrero will be the first into Cooperstown as an Angel
Author: 0 Vladimir Guerrero will be the first into Cooperstown as an Angel

Per Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times , Guerrero will become the first Hall of Famer with an Angels hat since the franchise was founded in 1961. While with the Expos, he won the Silver Slugger three times and represented them in the All-Star Game. Still, that Hall of Fame approval is not based exclusively on time served with each club.

Sports Carson Wentz Tops NFL Jersey Sales
Author: 0 Carson Wentz Tops NFL Jersey Sales

Philly ended up beating the Vikings to make it to the Super Bowl , which is next week in Minneapolis. Wentz said he won't alter his playing style as a result of the injury. "I knew the season was over for me personally". "I truly believe a my goal is to be ready for Week 1 , and I'm going to push and do everything I can to be ready, and I'm very confident in that".

Sports Roger Federer vs Marin Cilic, Australian Open final preview
Author: 0 Roger Federer vs Marin Cilic, Australian Open final preview

The 21-year-old sent 12-time Grand Slam victor Novak Djokovic packing in the fourth round, although the Serb was carrying an injury and not at his best. "At one point it becomes too much and you just can't take it any more and you realise there's no way you can come back and it's better to stop". His strong year in 2017 has carried right over into the 2018 ATP World Tour .

Sports Kevin Durant Says He Was Being An 'A-hole' To Referee
Author: 0 Kevin Durant Says He Was Being An 'A-hole' To Referee

After he was ejected in December, for example, he told reporters ( per ESPN.com ), "The refs run the game, so if they're not feeling good today, they can just make any decision they want". Williams, not Nansel, issued the second technical that sent Durant to the showers early. He was searching for me. A bunch of that. I've got to keep my head a little bit.

Sports Steelers Set Deadline For Reaching Deal With Le'Veon Bell
Author: 0 Steelers Set Deadline For Reaching Deal With Le'Veon Bell

Without divulging specifics about a contract, Bell said he is "happy" with what the team has presented to him. "We are a lot closer than we were a year ago", Bell said from Orlando, where he's taking part in the Pro Bowl, via ESPN.com's Jeremy Fowler .