Sports

CAF Awards: No Award for Africa Based Player

CAF Awards: No Award for Africa Based Player

The only reason why Mahrez won the award previous year was because of what he did with Leicester. Tell me what Pierre Emerick Aubameyang did past year to deserve a place ahead of Moses. "The Franco-German head coach has overseen a significant improvement with the Super Eagles after taking over following the tumultuous reign of Sunday Oliseh , but he faces stiff competition from Wydad Casablanca boss Hussein Amoutta and Egypt head coach Hector Cuper , who ended the Pharaohs' 28-year ...


Vince Carter on possible Toronto return:

Vince Carter on possible Toronto return: "It'll happen"

On draft day, a trade sent Carter to the Toronto Raptors . Effort also had to do with the Kings hitting 11-of-14 to start (see the lockdown third quarter with a similar Toronto lineup defending for evidence of this), but that group is not an ideal one, even if it is a load offensively.


Antoine Griezmann apologises for blackface party costume

Antoine Griezmann apologises for blackface party costume

The France global, who used the caption "80's party" to accompany the picture, responded to the criticism with another post saying: "Calm down my friends, I'm a fan of Harlem Globetrotters and that attractive era, this is a tribute". Former Liverpool forward Stan Collymore tweeted: "Wikipedia often is miles off". Broadcaster and presented Piers Morgan quoted the player's tweet by saying: "And Overseas Racially Insensitive Imbecile of the Year goes to..." "Everyone who comes to make the team ...


Cory Iverson, 32, California firefighter dies on Thomas Fire

Cory Iverson, 32, California firefighter dies on Thomas Fire

Cory Iverson, 32, a Cal Fire Engineer from Escondido, died from smoke inhalation on December 14 while battling a fire in Fillmore, leaving behind a pregnant wife and a 2-year-old daughter. "With Cory, they said, he got his guys out first". As of Sunday morning, the fire was 40 percent contained but still threatened coastal communities in Santa Barbara County as dry gusty winds are expected to continue through early Monday.


United will fight to the end - Mourinho

United will fight to the end - Mourinho

Three-game weeks are hard for the teams with smaller squads at the bottom of the Premier League and for different reasons I am sure that was a factor for West Brom and Bournemouth both being so flat. Probably they want to go on holidays. Jose Mourinho's men dominated proceedings in the first half and went ahead through a well-taken Romelu Lukaku header and a deflected Lingard strike.


Mitchell Starc's delivery would get me out every time, says James Vince

Mitchell Starc's delivery would get me out every time, says James Vince

As the careers of two of their greatest players lurch towards an imminent and painful end, England will have to combat a swarming pace attack and deteriorating conditions to prevent Australia taking a 3-0 lead. "You just have to put it out of your mind because if it does hit a crack there isn't much you can do". "A couple of them skipped the one-day series in India".