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Gareth Bale explains red card incident against Las Palmas Gareth Bale explains red card incident against Las Palmas
- March 02, 2017

Things started going downhill soon after the break. Spanish midfielder Isco had put Madrid ahead but Las Palmas equalised in the 10th minute before opening a 3-1 lead with two goals up within minutes of Bale's red card. However, a select few of us still get a kick out of finding reasons not to miss a single match, even when it's so cold that the impressive heating system of the stadium can't cope with the gelid temperature in our section. (more...)
Italy Exploited An Insane Rugby Loophole, Enraging England Italy Exploited An Insane Rugby Loophole, Enraging England
- March 01, 2017

England belatedly got to grips with innovative tactics by Italy and pulled clear in the second half for a 36-15 bonus-point win in the Six Nations on Sunday, extending the team's national-record streak of victories to 17. "They have got to carry around the burden of Scotland's expectation for the next two weeks". A ruck can take place only in the field of play. " We were going to try it [once] with Japan and we decided no because we thought it was against the spirit of the game." Yes, ... (more...)
NASCAR's 5-minute crash clock tested at Daytona 500
- March 01, 2017

The race was split into three segments which were a new feature of the race . The goal is to allow fans to see the auto in all its race-mode authenticity; Busch's vehicle features all its dents, dings, tire rubs, scrapes and duct tape. "But when you're so close as we were past year with a runner-up finish there's a stinging feeling". Kyle Larson then took over the lead, only to lose it to Kurt Busch after his tank ran dry as well. (more...)
I owe him my eternal gratitude - Vardy's emotional Ranieri tribute
- February 28, 2017

Ranieri's position had come under intense scrutiny this season during a slump that has left the Foxes just a point above the relegation zone following last term's starting title triumph, with Leicester 5,000/1 no-hopers before the start of the 2015/16 campaign. (more...)
India vs Australia 1st Test Highlights: Virat Kohli & company drub by visitors India vs Australia 1st Test Highlights: Virat Kohli & company drub by visitors
- February 27, 2017

Impressive in a different way was the young opener Matt Renshaw , who was playing his first Test outside Australia , yet handled India's spinners with aplomb. Australia who were bowled out for 260 in their first innings were 143/4 at stumps on Day Two, stretching their overall lead to 298 on a rank turner. (more...)
OKC Thunder Targeting Taj Gibson
- February 26, 2017

The Bulls also are sending Doug McDermott and a 2018 second-round pick to the Thunder in exchange for Cameron Payne , Joffrey Lauvergne and Anthony Morrow , sources said. The Bulls , though, have been searching for a point guard for some time. The Thunder now have 14 players on their roster, leaving one spot open to sign a buyout candidate or current free agent. (more...)