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Sports Ronda Rousey officially becomes a WWE superstar
Author: 0 Ronda Rousey officially becomes a WWE superstar

McMahon screeched at Rousey, before bitch-slapping her across the face. That doesn't seem to be the case; Rousey, to WWE's credit, will take baby steps towards the female titles and work a mixed tag at WrestleMania 34 instead. But after threatening to pull Stephanie's arm out of its socket, Rousey got the apology she was looking for - as well as a personal welcome to WWE , before Triple H knocked Angle to the floor with a cheap shot.

Sports Pregame: No. 8 Purdue (27-5) vs. Penn State (21-12)
Author: 0 Pregame: No. 8 Purdue (27-5) vs. Penn State (21-12)

It looked like IN would take another victim IN Bloomington until C.J. Jackson hit a 3 pointer with just 1.7 seconds left IN the 2nd overtime. In the game between Purdue and Penn State this season, the Nittany Lions out-rebounded the Boilermakers, 35-28 and shot 50 percent from both the field and from behind the arc.

Sports Laura Muir grabs bronze after £1500 taxi to escape snow in Scotland
Author: 0 Laura Muir grabs bronze after £1500 taxi to escape snow in Scotland

It doesn't match the colour of Katarina Johnson-Thompson's gold, but pound for pound, considering the strength of the opposition, this was the British performance of the Championships. With 1000m left they all pushed very hard and at that moment I had to go and win the race. 'I'm so pleased to get out onto the podium. It is impossible to overstate the current quality of women's middle-distance fields.

Sports Liverpool Confirmed Lineup vs Newcastle United: Henderson one of two changes
Author: 0 Liverpool Confirmed Lineup vs Newcastle United: Henderson one of two changes

Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez has criticised his players for "making mistakes" and failing to cope with Liverpool's forward line in Saturday's 2-0 loss at Anfield . Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 gives us an early look at how this match could play out. Liverpool haven't lost a league game since October.

Sports Sharma takes the lead into the weekend in Mexico City
Author: 0 Sharma takes the lead into the weekend in Mexico City

I hit it into the bush and then hit it on the green, which is better get a five and walk away from there. "This is such a big event, I would say this is taking some pressure off me, playing well on this course". Leader Louis Oosthuizen headed Xander Schauffele, Sharma and Chris Paisley by a stroke on a day when defending champion Dustin Johnson hit a 69 that included a near ace at the 17th, his ball landing beyond the pin and spinning back nearly into the hole.

Sports Oosthuizen opens with 64 to lead WGC-Mexico
Author: 0 Oosthuizen opens with 64 to lead WGC-Mexico

I couldn't have hit it in a better place. "The first 15 holes tee to green , I was really solid, hit a lot of fairways, a lot of greens". I was also really happy with the birdie I made on 18. World number one and defending champion Dustin Johnson nearly brought the house down during his first-round 69. Both Sharma and Paisley are winners in Europe already this year, Paisley claiming a maiden title at the South African Open while Sharma has stunned the golf world with victories at both the ...

Sports England take series lead despite Williamson century
Author: 0 England take series lead despite Williamson century

Mitchell Santner then added 96 with Williamson before departing in an unfortunate manner. The game came down to the final ball, when Williamson, who needed to hit a six, was unable to muster a response to Woakes' final delivery the hosts finished on 230, granting England a series advantage for the first time.

Sports Under-fire Allardyce vows to put Everton right
Author: 0 Under-fire Allardyce vows to put Everton right

Ashley Barnes leveled for Burnley in the 56th before substitute Wood headed in from close range with 10 minutes remaining. Wood's match victor was particularly poor from an Everton perspective as the striker was found lurking at the back post unmarked to finish past Jordan Pickford in goal.

Sports Mourinho admits Ibrahimovic likely to leave United in summer
Author: 0 Mourinho admits Ibrahimovic likely to leave United in summer

Really hard for him. "It's tough in general, when you think that I'm injured and not playing". Ibrahimovic appears to firmly open the door to a move to MLS and his manager at United, Jose Mourinho , has previously stated he will not stand in Zlatan's way if he wants to end his career playing in North America's top-flight and said the following on Friday.

Sports Real Madrid vs Getafe La Liga Match Updates & Live Streaming
Author: 0 Real Madrid vs Getafe La Liga Match Updates & Live Streaming

Although a controversial Francisco Portillo penalty in the 65th minute gave the 10 men a route back into the contest, Ronaldo wrapped things up with his second in the 78th minute to move Zinedine Zidane's men to within seven points of second-placed Atletico Madrid, which faces Barcelona on Monday (AEDT).

Sports PSG confirm Neymar's absence against Real Madrid
Author: 0 PSG confirm Neymar's absence against Real Madrid

Neymar will miss this month's friendlies against World Cup hosts Russian Federation and reigning champions Germany, but Lasmar said he expected the star to be back in time for the World Cup. "We will have more details after the procedure". Star Brazilian striker Neymar runs the risk not to go for the upcoming world Cup in Russian Federation.

Sports Tiger Woods to play PGA Tour events as part of Masters preparations
Author: 0 Tiger Woods to play PGA Tour events as part of Masters preparations

Woods tweeted that he committed to play both tournaments after a "good recovery week". "He's close to winning a golf tournament", said former PGA Tour victor and Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee. "I've been away from tournament golf for so long that I'm starting to feel the rounds", Woods said Sunday following the Honda. That was the goal when I first came back - try and get everything situated for April.

Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton enjoys 'positive' F1 Testing day after setting pace

It was a busy day at the Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona after snowfall and cold temperatures kept most cars in the garage on Wednesday. Mercedes were also impressive, setting the fastest lap of the day on the medium tyre, over 1.5 seconds faster than the nearest medium runner (Carlos Sainz in sixth).

Sports Ben Stokes stars as England level series against New Zealand
Author: 0 Ben Stokes stars as England level series against New Zealand

Stokes managed to dismiss Ferguson in the penultimate over before Trent Boult was the fourth to be run out in the innings as New Zealand's innings came to an end with two deliveries remaining. That was backed up by our efforts in the field. As well as three spectacular catches - two from Jason Roy and another from David Willey - there were four run outs.

Sports Amazon adds to live sports with UFC pay-per-view fights
Author: 0 Amazon adds to live sports with UFC pay-per-view fights

Frankie Edgar was supposed to challenge Max Holloway for the UFC featherweight championship in the UFC 222 main event. T-CITY'S TURN: An upset victory by Ortega (13-0, 1 no-contest) would herald the arrival of an intriguing new UFC star .

Sports Neymar could be injured for three months after foot surgery
Author: 0 Neymar could be injured for three months after foot surgery

Neymar could be out of action for as long as three months, the Brazil national team's doctor has warned as the Paris Saint-Germain forward arrived home for an operation on his right foot. The Brazilian star was forced off the Parc des Princes pitch in tears on Sunday after suffering the injury in an innocuous-looking incident. Due to the uncertainty thrown up by when Neymar and other players will be available, the Brazilian football federation has delayed naming its squad for ...

Sports US Spies: Russia Hacked Pyeongchang 2018
Author: 0 US Spies: Russia Hacked Pyeongchang 2018

TV and web broadcasting services were affected in the attack on the Games - hosted in Pyeongchang, South Korea - but officials said that no vital infrastructure had been damaged. Waving the Norwegian flag and with a beaming smile on her face as she crossed the finish line in one hour, 22 minutes and 17.6 seconds, the 37-year-old mother-of-one clinched a record eighth gold medal.

Sports Red Sox To Finally Introduce JD Martinez
Author: 0 Red Sox To Finally Introduce JD Martinez

He gets the right to pick three teams he can not be traded to without his consent. Boston's.407 slugging percentage was 26th in baseball, better than only the Los Angeles Angels in the AL. "He's not only a home run hitter", Cora said . The announcement of Martinez's deal with Boston was delayed due to some contract language following his completed physical examination.

Sports F1: Daniel Ricciardo tops first day of pre-season testing in Barcelona
Author: 0 F1: Daniel Ricciardo tops first day of pre-season testing in Barcelona

Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen set the third fastest time - 0.327s off Ricciardo - ahead of Nico Hulkenberg, who showed promising pace in the Renault just 0.041s off Raikkonen's best effort. "So far, so good", Boullier said about working with Renault. Williams was the only other team to run more than one driver on Monday, with Lance Stroll in the vehicle during the morning session before handing over to Sergey Sirotkin .

Sports Japanese School Children Choose 2020 Tokyo Olympics Mascots- Futuristic Superheroes!
Author: 0 Japanese School Children Choose 2020 Tokyo Olympics Mascots- Futuristic Superheroes!

Tokyo yesterday unveiled its long-awaited mascot for the 2020 Olympic Games: a futuristic blue-checked, doe-eyed character with pointy ears and "special powers" that was picked by schoolchildren across mascot-mad Japan. The Olympic Games mascot is a super hero character of blue and white colour, and is described as "a strong sense of justice and is very athletic".

Author: 0 Hamilton boosts Mercedes' day... by not driving!

The 28-year-old is keen to right his lack of consistency this season and is confident that he can regularly challenge Hamilton on the track. Will Ricciardo follow Max Verstappen's lead and extend his time at Red Bull? Bottas says he's put a lot of effort into finding more consistent form in 2018, and into addressing the areas where he struggled a year ago.

Sports Rob Gronkowski hints at possible WWE career
Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski hints at possible WWE career

It had been reported that Gronkowski was considering a switch to the WWE or Hollywood . But according to a report on Wednesday, the 28-year-old will indeed return to the field for the 2018 season. Rob Gronkowski is not expected to retire . "This started in training camp". And there's little doubt that once he does retire, perhaps not as soon as ahead of next season though, Gronk will try his hand at both.

Sports Kaala movie teaser yet again gets postponed
Author: 0 Kaala movie teaser yet again gets postponed

This hint on the exciting story of the film gives some hope for the fans of Rajini who are in mere disappointment with Kabali and the delayed release of 2.0. Ranjith is a director known for realistic cinema and he gave glimpses of that in Kabali even while providing space for Rajinikanth swag. It will be released in Hindi and Telugu as well.

Sports Fernando Alonso's wheel FALLS OFF his vehicle as McLaren crashes
Author: 0 Fernando Alonso's wheel FALLS OFF his vehicle as McLaren crashes

So too did sister team Toro Rosso, Honda's new partners, who completed 93 trouble-free laps with New Zealander Brendon Hartley, who ended the day eighth fastest of the 13 drivers on track. "If we're able to develop the key strengths of last year's chassis and marry it to an improved Renault power unit, then I think we'll be able to take a step forwards".