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Sports Trudeau Event Invite To Pro-Khalistani Convict Jaspal Atwal Cancelled Last Minute
Author: 0 Trudeau Event Invite To Pro-Khalistani Convict Jaspal Atwal Cancelled Last Minute

Atwal is a former member of the International Sikh Youth Federation, a militant group fighting for Khalistan that was banned in Canada and deemed a terrorist organisation in the US, UK and India as well. The Prime Minister further said that he was eager to meet again with Trudeau's three children - Xavier, Ella-Grace, and Hadrien.PM Modi had first acquainted them during his visit to Canada in 2015.

Sports Newly acquired Drury now front-runner to play 3B for Yankees
Author: 0 Newly acquired Drury now front-runner to play 3B for Yankees

The Rays received second baseman prospect Nick Solak from the Yankees and pitcher Anthony Banda and two players to be named from the Diamondbacks . NY isn't getting anything flashy with Drury at third, but he does provide a decent bat to place toward the bottom of the order that could flourish in the hitter-friendly ballpark that is Yankee Stadium.

Sports Wales vow to target Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton
Author: 0 Wales vow to target Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton

The Kiwi says Wales' defensive line-speed needs to be good, and they must put Murray's kicking game under pressure. 'We're pretty happy with our record against them over the last four or five games. Warren Gatland didn't mince his words... ... Rhys Patchell , Wales' starting fly-half against England, drops out of the match-day squad altogether with Gareth Anscombe taking his place on the bench.

Author: 0 Binotto explains Ferrari changes with SF71H

Indeed Vettel, 30, was victorious at just one race after the summer break as Hamilton wrapped up his fourth championship in Mexico with two grands prix to spare. "The real magic happens underneath but every little detail matters, every part can make a difference, and this year's vehicle is a big step from last year's one".

Author: 0 The Modric factor: Zidane has faith in the Real doctors and physios

Real's Croatia midfielder Modric and Brazil left back Marcelo could still be missing for the Champions League last-16 second leg at Paris St Germain in two weeks' time after the pair were diagnosed with hamstring injuries on Tuesday. But, despite Madrid still being a point adrift of third-place Valencia, Zidane said his talisman needs a breather. Leganes , who are 13th, are in their second season in Spain's top flight and knocked Real out of the King's Cup in the quarter-finals last ...

Sports Czechs knock United States out of Olympic ice hockey
Author: 0 Czechs knock United States out of Olympic ice hockey

It came down to a shootout for Team USA. It would come down to a shootout. "They played hard. They competed". Thanks to Petr Koukla scoring as the second shooter in the shootout, Czech Republic eliminated Team USA in a 3-2 quarterfinal at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, ending the run of outstanding performances by US collegiate players Ryan Donato and Troy Terry, who were setting historic scoring paces.

Sports Porsche 911 GT3 RS launched at Rs 2.75 crore
Author: 0 Porsche 911 GT3 RS launched at Rs 2.75 crore

Keeping tabs on the Porsche 911 range is a pretty hard task these days. That's 20 more than the last GT3 RS and the current GT3 . Thanks to these and other changes, the 911 GT3 RS produces more than twice as much downforce as the 911 GT3 at 200 km/h (124 mph).

Sports USA men's hockey on to Olympic quarterfinals; Virginia native Roe scores
Author: 0 USA men's hockey on to Olympic quarterfinals; Virginia native Roe scores

The United States had a 1-1-1 record in Group B play, beating Slovakia, losing to Slovenia in overtime and getting blanked 4-0 by the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation. University of Denver hockey star Troy Terry helped the team with three assists. Next up is a date with the Czech Republic in the quarterfinals, with a less-than-24-hour turnaround.

Sports SA women beat India to keep series alive
Author: 0 SA women beat India to keep series alive

Live streaming: It can also be streamed live on Sony LIV, the digital platform on the internet. South Africa can not afford to go into a series against Australia low on morale and probably shouldn't because they won the Test series against India , but these defeats - their magnitude and their manner, will sting.

Sports Oxfam investigates new sexual abuse cases
Author: 0 Oxfam investigates new sexual abuse cases

Goldring said that with hindsight, the charity's leaders made the wrong call at the time of their initial investigation about how much information to give to the public and government authorities. "Across Oxfam Great Britain we have had about 26 stories, reports come to us which were either new reports come out as a result of the stories, or earlier stories where people said, 'I didn't necessarily report this at the time , '" Oxfam chief executive Goldring told the Commons International ...

Sports Two Alaskan skiers to compete in cross-country sprints in Pyeongchang
Author: 0 Two Alaskan skiers to compete in cross-country sprints in Pyeongchang

Kikkan Randall plowed a lonely furrow in US cross country skiing for years, but her diligence was rewarded on Wednesday when relay team mate Jessica Diggins dug deep to deliver the gold she had dreamed of since her first Olympics in 2002. These are Randall's fifth and final Olympics. Diggins and Randall join Bill Koch among American cross-country skiers that have won Olympic medals.

Sports Your ultimate guide to the Trans-Tasman Tri-Series final
Author: 0 Your ultimate guide to the Trans-Tasman Tri-Series final

Both David Warner (25) and Short (50) started the chase cautiously scoring just 23 runs in the first four overs but the latter opened up in the final two overs of the powerplay smashing two boundaries and three sixes to take Australia to 55 for naught in the first six overs.

Sports Canada's Leman wins Olympic gold in men's ski cross
Author: 0 Canada's Leman wins Olympic gold in men's ski cross

Defending champion Jean-Frédéric Chapuis, who led a French podium sweep at Sochi 2014, failed to progress any further than the quarter-finals. Leman meanwhile had the eighth fastest time in seeding, placed second in heat two of the elimination round behind Bischofberger, ahead of Bischofberger to win the first heat of the quarterfinals and then beat Bischofberger again in the semi-finals.

Sports Olivier Giroud Keen To Repay Faith Shown In Him By Antonio Conte
Author: 0 Olivier Giroud Keen To Repay Faith Shown In Him By Antonio Conte

Alonso is ready to play". Although Antonio Conte's men have been underwhelming of late, losing three of their previous five games in all competitions, there never looked to be any danger of a shock on Friday , with two-goal Willian and Giroud catching the eye in a ruthless display.

Sports Papadakis and Cizeron get silver medal in ice dance figure skating
Author: 0 Papadakis and Cizeron get silver medal in ice dance figure skating

It's the second time during the Games that costumes have been an issue for skaters, with South Korea's Yura Min having a similar experience in her short dance routine last Sunday. Though Papadakis' wardrobe malfunction pulled focus from the duo's performance , they could still win the gold. Gabriella Papadakis (l.) and Guillaume Cizeron (r.) won the silver medal following their record-breaking performance during the ice dance figure skating event.

Sports Red Sox finally add a slugger, sign JD Martinez
Author: 0 Red Sox finally add a slugger, sign JD Martinez

At the very least, they have filled a big, BIG need on the offensive side of the plate. It is possible that the Red Sox scored almost 100 fewer runs because of some ineffective coaching, some poor managing, and maybe even some bad luck.

Sports Champions League: Lampard names only Chelsea player that can stop Messi
Author: 0 Champions League: Lampard names only Chelsea player that can stop Messi

Chelsea entered the clash unbeaten in their previous seven Champions League tussles with Barcelona and twice came within inches of opening the scoring during a predominantly chess-like first-half. Willian had put Chelsea ahead in the 62nd minute with a brilliant curling strike, having also hit both posts in the first half. However, full-back Marcos Alonso is set to return to the starting lineup.

Sports Canada's Cassie Sharpe wins gold in women's ski halfpipe
Author: 0 Canada's Cassie Sharpe wins gold in women's ski halfpipe

American Brita Sigourney won bronze. "She was so determined", Julie Sigourney said. Bowman , the 2014 Olympic medalist, fell on her last run but was able to walk off the course. At one point during interviews, she turned to Martinod, who plans to retire, and asked, "What's next?" Martinod, a longtime friend of Burke's who was lured out of possible retirement by Burke when halfpipe entered the Olympics, threw down a 92.60 on her second run.

Sports Major League Baseball decides to take it slow with new speed-up rules
Author: 0 Major League Baseball decides to take it slow with new speed-up rules

The amendments to the playing rules announced Monday include a general limit of six mound visits per nine-inning game without a pitching change, whether by a manager, coach or player. 0 seconds left: Pitcher must deliver his first pitch to the batter. That is no longer the case under the new rule. It seems like he's out there talking to the pitcher two or three times an inning.

Sports Bayern boss Heynckes wary of Besiktas' fine away form
Author: 0 Bayern boss Heynckes wary of Besiktas' fine away form

Besiktas were also one of four teams to remain unbeaten in this season's Champions League group stages, alongside Barcelona , Liverpool and Tottenham. Lewandowski was free after a mistake from Besiktas captain Atiba Hutchinson and Vida mistimed his challenge to bring him down. Thomas Mueller, Corentin Tolisso and James Rodriguez are all competing to play in behind striker Robert Lewandowski, while Coman, Arjen Robben and Franck Ribery are vying for berths on the wings.

Sports Gallery: Red Bull's RB14 hits the track at Silverstone
Author: 0 Gallery: Red Bull's RB14 hits the track at Silverstone

The RB14 will compete in the upcoming 2018 season and its race-ready paint job will be unveiled at the Circuit de Catalunya in Spain next week. The new auto, which is being run for the first time by Ricciardo at Silverstone on Monday, has been launched with a special edition livery ahead of the first winter test.

Sports Russian Athlete Banned From Olympics For Doping. His Sport: Curling
Author: 0 Russian Athlete Banned From Olympics For Doping. His Sport: Curling

Rachel Homan, the captain of the Canadian women's team, said it doesn't matter what, if any, advantages there are to doping in curling. In a telephone interview from Norway, Nedregotten said that if Krushelnitsky is found guilty, then "they've robbed us of our moment of glory, receiving our medal in the stadium".

Author: 0 Sanchez starts - Man Utd's predicted starting XI vs Sevilla

Interestingly, Sevilla have a number of Premier League players among their ranks, including former Manchester City winger Jesus Navas, who has already warned United not to underestimate his side. " Sevilla are a great team and this is a great opportunity for us to compare with them, and everyone is very happy that we have a chance to play against them".

Sports Canada's Homan wins third straight as Koe drops third in Olympic curling
Author: 0 Canada's Homan wins third straight as Koe drops third in Olympic curling

The tournament has been a roller-coaster for both teams so far after Homan opened with three straight losses before turning things around. "We had a great feel from the time we got out onto the ice, " Shuster said. Through the first two ends, China held a slight two-point advantage while the Canadians remained scoreless. Homan stole four in the fifth end to take a 6-1 lead over Satsuki Fujisawa's rink.