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Sports Mushers Move Through Anchorage Woods in Ceremonial Iditarod Start
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The 46th edition of the "Super Bowl" of gog sled racing kicked off this weekend with a ceremonial start in Anchorage and the official race start in Willow, Alaska. The race is taking place after organizers spent much of the year dealing with problems including a champion's dog doping scandal . PETA also plans to protest at Sunday's official start of the race and at the finish in Nome.

Sports Sam Darnold, Baker Mayfield and others provide Giants wide range of options
Author: 0 Sam Darnold, Baker Mayfield and others provide Giants wide range of options

Jackson has put a line in the sand at this year's combine - refusing to do any agility drills and focusing on exclusively doing the quarterback throwing drills. I went and did the bench press and competed with everyone else and did 20. If I didn't, I just don't think I'd have made it through the grind of college.

Sports Broncos feel Kirk Cousins headed to Vikings
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The Cardinals are one of the teams looking to bring in the 29-year-old quarterback but will have to make some key roster decisions in order to potentially free up enough money to meet Cousins' price tag that is expected to be the largest in National Football League history.

Author: 0 Sensational Lionel Messi free-kick gives Barcelona crucial Atletico Madrid win

For all Barca's dominance of possession in the opening 20 minutes, the only clear sight of goal came at the end of some trademark Messi magic. It is his 373rd strike in LaLiga and the 13th he has netted in all competitions during 2018. He is also the top scorer in the history of FC Barcelona and Argentina. Do you think Barcelona would have walked away with all three points without Messi's individual performance? "They get rid of them either because of the money or because they don't ...

Sports Dana White confirms the claims Conor McGregor made about UFC 222
Author: 0 Dana White confirms the claims Conor McGregor made about UFC 222

Burger King seems to believe he can. The chicken sandwich is more than a meal to McGregor, who frequently refers to himself as "King" and stars in a short commercial for the new menu item where he dredges up past beefs. Instead, the current UFC lightweight champion - until UFC 223, anyway, when he'll be stripped of the title once Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov step in the cage - is looking to sell you a spicy chicken sandwich from Burger King, and he's "really fired up".

Sports Oscars 2018: Pixar's Coco Wins Best Animated Feature Film
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In addition to the best animated feature category, " Coco " was also nominated for best original song , for the tune "Remember Me". "The biggest thank you of all [goes] to the people of Mexico". Representation matters." Meanwhile, " Blade Runner 2049 " bested the likes of " Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 ", " Kong: "Skull Island ", " Star Wars: "The Last Jedi " and " War for the Planet of the Apes " in Visual Effects category.

Sports IPL 2018: Dinesh Karthik excited to lead KKR in IPL 11
Author: 0 IPL 2018: Dinesh Karthik excited to lead KKR in IPL 11

We were looking at someone who could continue to lead the side like Gautam". The expert 'keeper-batsman, effected 114 dismissals in IPL. KKR Franchise picked the 32-years-old Wicket-Keeper Batsman Karthik on the auction of Indian Premier League 2018.

Sports Cricketers Warner and De Kock ugly spat caught on CCTV
Author: 0 Cricketers Warner and De Kock ugly spat caught on CCTV

Steve Smith, the Australia captain who led his side to an Ashes triumph over England, claimed De Kock "provoked" Warner with a personal insult that is believed to be regarding his wife, Candice . "Both teams were reminded by the match referee of the spirit in which the game should be played". Cricket Australia said a process would be taken before they comment further on the ugly incident but released a statement.

Sports EPL preview: Manchester United on upward curve under Jose Mourinho, says Fortune
Author: 0 EPL preview: Manchester United on upward curve under Jose Mourinho, says Fortune

We are going to be playing against a very good player and if we give him a lot of time and space, and if we give him a lot of opportunities to do the things he is good at, he is likely to succeed. You have to know how to play in these moments. "Every game is hard here", Lindelof added, with United looking to wrap up a runner-up finish this season.

Sports Jurgen Klopp admits he 'really loves' Liverpool FC summer signing
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp admits he 'really loves' Liverpool FC summer signing

Milner, whose seven assists in this season's Champions League are more than any other player has managed, is cautious about expecting Salah to win games single-handedly, but vowed to keep creating chances for him. "Yes. I think we are getting closer". In March, the player has started as he means to go on with a goal against Newcastle. "Moving forward we are an exciting team to watch".

Sports UCLA players' release from China secured before Trump got involved
Author: 0 UCLA players' release from China secured before Trump got involved

However, LaVar Ball , the animated father of LiAngelo Ball , told reporters that Trump did not have anything to do with helping the boys get released. "The situation was already resolved by the time we heard about Trump's involvement ", a team source told ESPN . In fact, Ball took to CNN to explicitly say he would not thank the president.

Sports Weah's son makes debut in PSG's victory over Troyes
Author: 0 Weah's son makes debut in PSG's victory over Troyes

Paris Saint-Germain handed a debut to U.S youth global Timothy Weah, the son of former Ballon d'Or victor George Weah, in Saturday's 2-0 victory at Troyes. The 18-year-old United States youth worldwide, whose father won the 1995 Ballon d'Or, almost bagged a debut goal in stoppage time after racing clear of the Troyes defence before being foiled by Zelazny.

Sports Recapping Day 1 of workouts at the National Football League combine
Author: 0 Recapping Day 1 of workouts at the National Football League combine

The 6-5 tight end proved to be the most measurably athletic tight end at the combine, placing first in six of the seven workout disciplines at his position. "I just feel like I'm up there at the top". Lamar Jackson, undoubtedly the fastest of the bunch, opted not to run the 40. Staying a total of four days, each prospect is subject to medical exams, psychological tests, team interviews, strength/agility tests and on-field positional drills.

Sports Rohit Sharma To Lead India In Nidahas Trophy 2018
Author: 0 Rohit Sharma To Lead India In Nidahas Trophy 2018

Where will the 1st T20I of Nidahas Trophy between India and Sri Lanka be played? India: Rohit Sharma (capt), Shikhar Dhawan (vice-capt), KL Rahul, Suresh Raina, Manish Pandey , Dinesh Karthik (wk), Deepak Hooda, Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Vijay Shankar, Shardul Thakur, Jaydev Unadkat , Mohammed Siraj, Rishabh Pant (wk).

Sports Jets Release DL Muhammad Wilkerson
Author: 0 Jets Release DL Muhammad Wilkerson

NY was already among the league leaders in cap space, but moving Wilkerson off the roster clears at least $11 million more from the books in 2018. According to NJ Advance Media , Wilkerson regularly showed up late to the Jets' morning meetings and sometimes missed them altogether.

Sports Prosecutor Confirms 'Manslaughter' Case Opened as Investigation Into Davide Astori's Death Begins
Author: 0 Prosecutor Confirms 'Manslaughter' Case Opened as Investigation Into Davide Astori's Death Begins

Club spokesman Arturo Mastronardi said: "The lad did not turn up to the team breakfast at 9.30am and he was usually the first to arrive". Astori's body was taken to the Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital for an autopsy. He previously spent six seasons at Cagliari and one on loan at AS Roma. He was going to sign a new contract on Monday, so he could see out his career in Florence.

Sports Bennett, Guy, Wilkins lead UVa's long list of ACC honors
Author: 0 Bennett, Guy, Wilkins lead UVa's long list of ACC honors

U.Va. began the year unranked in the national polls and was picked to finish sixth in the ACC. Bennett was named ACC Coach of the Year for the third time. Robinson leads the Hokies in scoring with 13.8 points per game. With AP Photos.Duke freshman Marvin Bagley III is the Atlantic Coast Conference's player and rookie of the year .

Sports Neymar leaving hospital to begin rehab
Author: 0 Neymar leaving hospital to begin rehab

Now the question is whether the 26-year-old player can catch any of PSG's remaining season, and even what kind of shape he will be in at the start of Brazil's World Cup campaign in Russian Federation this June. Lasmar said he would need two to three months of recovery while PSG had hoped he be out for only six to eight weeks. However, they are 3-1 down going into the second leg of their Champions League, last 16 tie at home to Real Madrid on Tuesday.

Sports Brighton Heap Pressure On Wenger With Win Over Arsenal
Author: 0 Brighton Heap Pressure On Wenger With Win Over Arsenal

Arsenal began the match on the front foot but found themselves behind seven minutes in, with Dunk sweeping the ball into the net from 12 yards out after Shane Duffy had beaten Petr Cech to a corner. "Losing the League Cup final in the middle of the season brings a lot of negativity". Not a good weekend for Chelsea and Arsenal! It is not the first time that Mkhitaryan's form has tailed off after showing promise.

Sports Oscars 2018: Kobe Bryant wins Best Animated Short Film
Author: 0 Oscars 2018: Kobe Bryant wins Best Animated Short Film

Looks like Kobe Bryant can add another title to his resume: Oscar victor! Watching the 2018 Academy Awards ceremony Sunday, you may have been surprised to see Los Angeles Laker Kobe Bryant on stage accepting an award. "Thank you, Academy, for this incredible honour". "Congrats to KOBE first Oscar that's big bro #dearbasketball ". It came about following the proliferation of the #MeToo movement, which focused attention on a 2003 sexual assault allegation against Bryant.