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Mike Hesson says T20Is and Eden Park vital for NZ cricket

Mike Hesson says T20Is and Eden Park vital for NZ cricket

Victory in the final would see them become the world's top-ranked T20 team . The side led by David Warner has been absolutely unbeatable in the series so far and now they have the final stage to clear before they can successfully lift the trophy.


Antonio Conte defends Andreas Christensen after costly mistake against Barcelona

Antonio Conte defends Andreas Christensen after costly mistake against Barcelona

Despite his sub-par performance, Chelsea contained Barça well for most of the game, playing with a high intensity, pressing effectively and keeping a solid defensive shape. Despite winning the possession battle, 73 percent to 27 percent, Barcelona struggled to get shots off, particularly in the first half. "The pass to him was ideal, the control was flawless", Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said.


Austin Dillon gets Daytona 500 tattoo to commemorate victory

Austin Dillon gets Daytona 500 tattoo to commemorate victory

Dillon spoke about the moments leading up to his victory in an exclusive interview with FOX8's Kevin Connolly on Monday. "Right now I just want to thank the good Lord above", Dillon said. Wile and Dillon also unveiled the new logo for the 2019 DAYTONA 500. "He's trying to win the Daytona 500 just like I was". He wrecked Kurt Busch, the defending race victor, trying to reclaim his lead and the contact damaged Blaney's Ford.


Juventus coach Allegri pleased to overcome Torino: Proud of the lads

Juventus coach Allegri pleased to overcome Torino: Proud of the lads

Higuain received treatment on the pitch and tried to continue playing but eventually called it a day and was replaced by Federico Bernardeschi . Juventus is second in Italy's Serie A with 65 points, one point away of the leader Napoli , and his path in the UEFA Champions League is in threat after a 2-2 home draw against Tottenham on February 13th in the first leg of the Round of 16.


Jeremy Lin, JJ Redick hash out racial slur controversy

Jeremy Lin, JJ Redick hash out racial slur controversy

Another version of the video does not include Redick, but the version posted Sunday on YouTube includes Redick's remarks. It is unclear if Redick mistakenly used the word or was misinformed about what the slur can mean to certain ethnicities.


Bears To Decline $8-Million Team Option On Guard Josh Sitton

Bears To Decline $8-Million Team Option On Guard Josh Sitton

After tearing a pec muscle on the Bears' first defensive play of the season, Freeman went on injured reserve. Two people familiar with the situation say the Bears have chose to decline their option on Sitton for next season and release Freeman.