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14 seconds of Floyd Mayweather or six nights with Frankel - what could you get for the Olympic money cut by UK Sport?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:28:47 GMT
From telegraph.co


Batter not batsman? Cricket terms should be 'gender neutral', argues Australian official
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:14:43 GMT
From telegraph.co


Blackburn Rovers sack Owen Coyle as club struggle for form
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:41:51 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Blackburn Rovers have sacked manager Owen Coyle following just eight months in charge of the Championship club.A The sacking comes just day after his side put in a fine display against United.


Man City v Monaco, UEFA Champions League LIVE scores
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:41:38 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Manchester City will look for an improved showing from the weekend when they return to European action as they host Monaco at the Etihad Stadium in the Champions League. Follow live here.


Wayne Shaw sacked by Sutton United after pie betting stunt
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:40:20 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Shaw was said to be in tears as the news was broken to him on the day the government's Gambling Commission and the Football Association opened investigations.


Man Utd news: Mourinho can't guarantee Wayne Rooney stay
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:29:38 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Rooney has a APS35million-a-year offer to quit Old Trafford and move to China where the transfer window closes on Tuesday. Mourinho insists that he wants his captain to stay.


Owen Farrell is key for England, says Martin Johnson
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:11:55 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
World Cup winner Martin Johnson has singled out fly-half Owen Farrell as Englandas trump card as Eddie Jonesa men chase back-to-back Six Nations Grand Slam titles.


Garry Ringrose can be great for Ireland, says O'Driscoll
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:11:11 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
His performances in the opening weeks of the Six Nations have seen Garry Ringrose hog the headlines for Ireland, while his try against Italy saw comparisons drawn with Brian O'Driscoll.


Shaun Edwards on 'mistake' that cost Wales versus EnglandA
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:03:58 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Elliot Daly scored a late try for Eddie Jones' side to give Englad victory in Cardiff. Wales had led until the 75th-minute before Jonathan Davies' kick allowed England to score on the counter-attack.


'I would beat Conor McGregor's ass' - Floyd Mayweather Sr
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:53:07 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The UFC star has been embroiled in a war of words with Floyd Mayweather over a potential bout. Floyd Sr claims the Irish fighter is a 'bum' whose boxing skills are 'nothing'


Wayne Rooney misses out on Manchester United squad place
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:39:02 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Rooney returned to training at Carrington on Tuesday morning after missing two matches with a minor injury but will not be risked in France. He has not played since February 1.


Manchester United jet out ahead of Europa League clash
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:34:32 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Manchester United jetted out of England without captain Wayne Rooney, Matteo Darmian and Luke Shaw as the Red Devils aimed to finish off their two-legged affair with St Etienne.A


British Cycling accused of covering-up alleged bullying
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:24:17 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
MARTHA KELNER: British Cycling's heavily battered reputation has been dealt another damaging blow after it was alleged the organisation covered up the contents of a post-London 2012 report.


Manchester City won't be 'killed' but the stakes are high
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:21:01 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
ROB DRAPER - CHAMPIONS LEAGUE COLUMN: When Guardiola speaks of the critics being ready to kill him if he loses to Monaco, it is, of course, hyperbole. (At least, we hope it is.)


'Angel boy' Johan Alexis Ramirez visits Real Madrid stars
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:20:01 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The 15-year-old dubbed 'Angel boy' for his heroics in the aftermath of the Chapecoense plane crash enjoyed a day with his own idols at Real Madrid.A The young man received a signed shirt.


Renault unveil new RS17 F1 car for 2017 season
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:19:22 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Renault have become the second team to officially unveil their new challenger for the 2017 season. Drivers Jolyon Palmer and Nico Hulkenberg helped reveal the RS17 in London.


Tom Scudamore rues Thistlecrack's injury
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:17:58 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The Colin Tizzard-trained nine-year-old had been the 7-4 favourite for the feature race at the Festival in three weeks' time and easily the best opportunity Scudamore had had to win the prestigious race.


How many centurions are there at each Premier League club?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:32:43 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Theo Walcott sealed victory for Arsenal at Sutton when he netted the second in the 2-0 win over the non-league side. How many centurions does each Premier League side have?


Ben Stokes gets IPL clearance and miss two England ODIs A
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:29:22 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The 25-year-old became the most expensive overseas signing in IPL history when he joined Rising Pune Supergiants for APS1.7million - and is now cleared to compete in the full IPL group stages.


Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo launches new CR7 underwear
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:09:15 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The Portuguese forward, who has scored 14 league goals this season, said the 'bright, vibrant, tropical feel' of his new designs were designed to make people feel their best 'as soon as they put them on'.


Steven N'Zonzi hoping to dump Leicester out of Europe
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:00:04 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
INTERVIEW BY PETE JENSON: N'Zonzi finds himself in exalted Champions League company for his passing, so could the Frenchman yet earn himself a move to one of Europe's best?


Johnny Sexton has no divine right to get picked
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:51:28 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Ireland skills coach Murphy hailed Ulster playmaker Jackson's performances in Sexton's absence, and then insisted boss Joe Schmidt will face a tough selection decision this week.


Wales wing George North to make Six Nations return
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:43:47 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The Northampton wing missed Wales's 21-16 loss to England at the Principality Stadium 10 days ago because of a leg injury, and was replaced in the starting line-up by Alex Cuthbert.


England coach Neal Hatley welcomes backA Mako Vunipola
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:42:19 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Neal Hatley has welcomed the return of Mako Vunipola but admits the England loosehead lacks the match fitness to start Sunday's RBS 6 Nations clash with Italy.


Arsenal leave Sutton United's away dressing room in a mess
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:21:18 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The gloss was slightly taken off a wonderful FA Cup spectacle on Monday night when an image emerged of Arsenal's dressing room following their 2-0 win over non-League Sutton United.A


Liverpool FC want him, but who is Bayer's Julian Brandt?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:17:11 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Brandt is considered one of Germany's most talented young players, and has been linked with Liverpool since last summer. Sportsmail has the lowdown on the 20-year-old talent.


Real Madrid train as Zinedine Zidane defends Barcelona
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:15:49 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has rubbished claims suggesting rivals Barcelona are in crisis ahead of their showdown with Valencia.A


Arsenal bring back former England physio Gary Lewin
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:11:43 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
EXCLUSIVE: Highly-respected physiotherapist Gary Lewin has returned to Arsenal to work with the ladies team nine years after leaving the club for a role with the England national team.


Bayern boss Ancelotti faces no charge over obscene gesture
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:09:59 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Bayern announced that an investigation has been dropped by the German Football Federation (DFB), who accepted the club's stance that it was 'an understandable emotional reaction'.


Gonzalo Higuain says Juventus can win the Champions League
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:03:27 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain believes his team have what it takes to win the Champions League this season and insists leaving Napoli was the right decision.


Atletico Madrid can focus on Diego Simeone's CL dream
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:01:15 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
PETE JENSON: Tensions boiled over on the sidelines the last time Atletico Madrid faced Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League last-16. Both managers got involved.


Roger Federer signs deal to play at Swiss Indoors in Basel
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:33:56 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Federer, an 18-time Grand Slam champion, has penned a deal until 2019 to feature in the Basel-based event. He has won the competition, which takes place in October, seven times.


Man City v Huddersfield to be played on Wednesday
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:30:37 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Manchester City's FA Cup fifth-round replay against Huddersfield has been rescheduled for Wednesday, March 1, the Premier League club have announced.


Italy tell Mario Balotelli he must improve discipline
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:22:32 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Mario Balotelli's chances of making a return to the Italy national team have been diminished by the three red cards he has collected while playing for Nice this season.


Brentford's Robert Rowan meets with Rangers
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:12:56 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The 26-year-old met with Ibrox chiefs last Thursday to discuss the role and their new model. It was made clear to Sportsmail that Rowan had already agreed a new deal at Brentford.


Man Utd fail in bid to snatch City transfer guru and scout
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:05:14 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
The Old Trafford club launched a wide-ranging review of operations and a subsequent aggressive recruitment drive in a bid to return them to the summit of world football both on and off the field.


Brighton chief executive Paul Barber: 'This is our time'
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:22:14 +0000
From www.dailymail.co
Brighton are second in the Championship, a point behind Newcastle United and seven clear of third-placed Huddersfield Town, who have a game in hand, with 14 matches remaining.


Lakers put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball ops
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:29:00 GMT
From feeds.foxnews
The Los Angeles Lakers have fired general manager Mitch Kupchak and put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball operations in a major shake-up of the struggling franchise's front office.


Celtic unveil plans to build hotel, museum and shop outside Parkhead
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:40:31 +0000
From independent.ie
Celtic have unveiled plans for a hotel and museum complex next to their stadium.

Owen Coyle and Blackburn Rovers part company 'by mutual agreement'
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:09:19 +0000
From independent.ie
Championship side Blackburn have announced they have parted company with their manager Owen Coyle "by mutual agreement".

Gary Linkeker issues his backing for Wayne Shaw after pie eating scandal costs goalkeeper his job
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:16:12 +0000
From independent.ie
Goalkeeper Wayne Shaw has found an ally in Gary Lineker in the pie-eating controversy that has cost him his job at Sutton.

Mauricio Pochettino has primed Spurs for a sprint finish - Kyle Walker
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:24:26 +0000
From independent.ie
Kyle Walker knows what a sprint finish looks like and he believes Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has primed his players for one by adapting his training methods this season.

Manuel Neuer in social media 'holiday' taunt to Arsenal
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:52:52 +0000
From independent.ie
Manuel Neuer has already given Arsene Wenger his team talk for Arsenalas Champions League last-16 second leg after the Bayern Munich goalkeeper claimed last weekas 5-1 victory felt like aa holidaya.

Dani Alves attacks Barcelona as 'very false and ungrateful'
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:33:18 +0000
From independent.ie
Dani Alves has attacked his former club Barcelona for treating him disrespectfully towards the end of his career at Camp Nou, claiming the clubas board are avery false and ungratefula.

Mauricio Pochettino has primed Spurs for a sprint finish - Kyle Walker
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:31:12 +0000
From independent.ie
Kyle Walker knows what a sprint finish looks like and he believes Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has primed his players for one by adapting his training methods this season.

Nicolas Otamendi's agent suggests that the Manchester City defender will be open to Real Madrid transfer
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:08:32 +0000
From independent.ie
The agent of Manchester City defender Nicolas Otamendi has claimed that his client will be a transfer target for Real Madrid when the transfer window reopens, as the European champions prepare to lose their 33-year-old defender Pepe.

'Devastated' Sutton reserve goalkeeper Wayne Shaw resigns over pie eating controversy
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:14:09 +0000
From independent.ie
Sutton reserve goalkeeper Wayne Shaw has agreed to resign from the club after eating a pie in the dugout during Monday's FA Cup defeat to Arsenal.

Former Chelsea star Alexei Smertin handed anti-racism role by Russian Football Union despite controversial remarks in 2015
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:00:13 +0000
From independent.ie
Former Chelsea midfielder Alexei Smertin has been appointed as the Russian Football Union's anti-racism and discrimination inspector.

Luke Shaw handed another major snub despite Jose Mourinho's words of encouragement
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:13:40 +0000
From independent.ie
Luke Shawas hopes of finding a route back into the Manchester United first team squad have taken another hammer blow after he was omitted from Jose Mourinhoas squad for the Europa League game against Saint-Etienne on Wednesday.

Fabinho could snub Manchester United because he has 'soft spot' for City, says father
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:10:11 +0000
From independent.ie
Fabinho could snub Manchester United for a future move to rivals City because the player has a asoft spota for the Citizens, says his father.

Manchester United stand little chance of signing Real Madrid star Gareth Bale - Ryan Giggs
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:45:52 +0000
From independent.ie
Ryan Giggs has played down speculation linking Gareth Bale with a future move to Manchester United, stating that he does not believe the Welshman has any desire to leave the Bernabeu.

Brazilian midfielder leaves the pitch in tears after being racially abused by fans
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:27:49 +0000
From independent.ie
Everton Luiz, the Partizan Belgrade midfielder, left the pitch in tears on Sunday after he was racially abused by sections of a rival clubas supporters.

Tommy Conlon: If King Arsene refuses to abdicate, his subjects will storm the Bastille
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:13:38 +0000
From independent.ie
aLaAtat, caest moi.a The State, it is me; I am the State. Thus declared Louis XIV, king of France for 72 years, aka the Sun King.

Rooney returns to Man United training, but he won't make instant return to action
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:38:41 +0000
From independent.ie
Wayne Rooney returned to training with Manchester United on Tuesday morning, but he will not take part in their Europa League game against Saint-Etienne on Wednesday.

Finn Harps announce signing of former Celtic winger Paddy McCourt
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:06:39 +0000
From independent.ie
Ex-Celtic attacker Paddy McCourt has been announced as Finn Harps' newest signing ahead of the start of the Airtricity League Premier Division.

'Superb' Arsenal praised after offer to donate a!60,000 to build classrooms while classy Walcott visits Sutton dressing room
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:44:43 +0000
From independent.ie
Arsene Wenger said that he was aastonisheda by how good National League side Sutton United were during Arsenalas 2-0 FA Cup win at Gander Green Lane this evening.

Watch - Sutton goalkeeper (46) may have broken FA betting rules by eating a pie during Arsenal match
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:23:09 +0000
From independent.ie
Wayne Shaw, Sutton United's 23-stone reserve goalkeeper, may have broken Football Association regulations on gambling after eating a pie during his side's 2-0 FA Cup home defeat to Arsenal.

Football rumours from the UK media
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:16:07 +0000
From independent.ie
The latest gossip and rumours from the newspapers and online:

Martin O'Neill's hopes of adding to his Ireland striking options take a blow
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:08:21 +0000
From independent.ie
Martin OaNeill may have to shelve any fresh moves to add Scott Hogan to his Republic of Ireland squad ahead of next monthas vital World Cup qualifier against Wales after the Aston Villa suffered a bad ankle injury on Monday night.

Guardiola: City will be 'killed' if we do not win
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
Pep Guardiola has warned Manchester City that the football world is waiting to 'kill them' unless they neutralise the threat of Monaco's striking assassins in the Champions League.

Walcott hits 100 mark to snuff out Sutton's Cup dreams
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
Six days ago Arsenal took on the nobility in Munich. This time they motored south to face the peasantry, if Sutton United will forgive that phrase. As their former Gunner, Craig Eastmond, said, "this is the real world, the real stuff" - a world only a Premier League snob could fail to like.

Irishman who saved Barca finally getting recognition
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
No Irishman has a reputation like this in Spain. Not John Aldridge, who was much admired at Real Sociedad. Not Kevin Moran, whose tenacity was loved at Sporting GijA3n. Not even Michael Robinson, who, after finishing as a player at Osasuna, became a renowned Spanish television pundit, El Gary Lineker to his friends.

Former Ireland U-21 defender McCarthy passes away
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
The football community in England and Ireland has been shocked by the sudden passing of Corkman Paul McCarthy.

Farrelly leads the way as DCU cut Surgeons to pieces
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
DCU hit eight goals without reply against Royal College of Surgeons to get their bid for a first Irish Universities Collingwood Cup off to a bright start.

Ibrahimovic now league's greatest free transfer
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
It is still remarkable to think that around this time last year, when it became apparent that Paris St-Germain were not intending to offer Zlatan Ibrahimovic a new contract, he turned down a tax-free a!70m-a-year to play in China.

Fresh injury blow for Ireland target Hogan
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
Irish-qualified striker Scott Hogan is facing a spell on the sidelines after being stretchered off in Aston Villa's Championship loss to Newcastle last night.

Shaun Edwards gives fascinating insight into the 'mistake' that potentially cost Wales victory over England
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:26:38 +0000
From independent.ie
Shaun Edwards has delivered a detailed analysis of the Wales "mistake" that potentially cost them victory over reigning RBS 6 Nations champions England.

Ruaidhri O'Connor: Madigan's next move will make or break his career
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
Ian Madigan turns 28 next month and perhaps that looming milestone is the reason behind his haste.

Sexton fit for France but 'no divine right to selection'
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:57:05 +0000
From independent.ie
Jonathan Sexton will be fit to face France this weekend but has been warned that he has ano divine right to selectiona as Joe Schmidt ponders whether to continue with Paddy Jackson at out-half.

Northampton lead race to sign Madigan
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
Northampton Saints are leading the chase to sign Ian Madigan if the Ireland out-half secures his release from his contract at Bordeaux Begles.

Confirmed: Ireland set for June test in New Jersey against USA
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:16:03 +0000
From independent.ie
The IRFU have today confirmed that the opening game of the upcoming summer tour will take place in New Jersey against USA.

Former Chelsea star Alexei Smertin handed anti-racism role by Russian Football Union despite controversial remarks in 2015
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:00:13 +0000
From independent.ie
Former Chelsea midfielder Alexei Smertin has been appointed as the Russian Football Union's anti-racism and discrimination inspector.

Dan Carter loses Land Rover sponsorship deal after drink-driving incident
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:36:57 +0000
From independent.ie
Former New Zealand flyhalf Dan Carter has lost his sponsorship contract with Land Rover after failing a drink-driving test in France last week.

'Is he sixth or seventh choice at this stage?' - Neil Francis says young Munster star must wait for Ireland breakthrough
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:24:49 +0000
From independent.ie
Most Munster fans have been scanning each recent Ireland squad announcement looking for Darren Sweetnam's name, but although the young wing has yet to earn an international cap, it feels like his time in green will come sooner rather than later.

Battering ram Bastareaud ruled out of France's visit to Ireland
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:29:17 +0000
From independent.ie
Mathieu Bastareaud will miss France's RBS 6 Nations clash with Ireland due to concussion.

Kieran Keane Factfile
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
Age: 63 (born February 9, 1954)

Rejuvenated Lancaster ready to commit to Leinster
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
It isn't quite signed, sealed and delivered just yet but mere formalities remain as Stuart Lancaster prepares to put pen to paper on a contract extension that will see him remain with Leinster for at least the next two years.

Heaslip has his eyes on 2019 World Cup prize after signing on
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
Before he heads off into the sunset at the end of his career, Jamie Heaslip wants it all.

Keane edge echoes Lam's rags to riches story - Everything you need to know about the new Connacht coach
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
The story goes that when Kieran Keane was at Marlborough Boys' College, he once sent one of his less intelligent charges into the car park on a curious mission.

Double injury blow for U-20s as Gallagher and Kelly out
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
Ireland U-20s have been dealt a double blow as their vice-captain Cillian Gallagher has been ruled out of the remainder of the Six Nations, while their skipper Jack Kelly is still struggling to overcome a shoulder injury.

Tony Ward: Leavy reminds me of a young McCaw as he bulks up to boss breakdown without sacrificing pace
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
The failure to leave the traps in the first half at Murrayfield showed that Ireland are an inconsistent, still developing team. The upshot of that defeat is that every game is effectively a knockout in terms of our title hopes.

Tony Ward: Mercurial playmaker must come home after courageous decision - and Connacht looks a perfect fit
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
At the start of the season when I was browsing through the French squads before for the Champions Cup, I was slightly taken aback when I came to Bordeaux-Begles.

Divac says Kings traded Cousins after better offer
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:20:50 -0500
From feeds.reuters
(Reuters) - Sacramento Kings general manager Vlade Divac said on Monday that the team moved quickly to trade All Star DeMarcus Cousins after receiving a better offer two days earlier.


Renault target top five in Formula One
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:26:59 -0500
From feeds.reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - The Renault Formula One team unveiled their new-look 2017 car on Tuesday with a target of the top five in the championship, and possible podium finishes, after struggling among the back-markers last season.


2018 Games chief has no doubts about Samsung commitment
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:12:59 -0500
From feeds.reuters
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean conglomerate Samsung Group will make good on its sponsorship promises to the 2018 Winter Olympics despite being caught up in a corruption scandal that saw its chief arrested last week, Pyeongchang chief Lee Hee-beom said on Tuesday.


Five Russians to miss Nordic ski championships amid doping probe
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:08:35 -0500
From feeds.reuters
ZURICH (Reuters) - The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has rejected requests by five Russian cross-country skiers who were suspended in a doping probe to be allowed to take part in this year's world championships, the tribunal said on Tuesday.


Sample re-tests from Sochi Olympics to run to 2022: IOC
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:12:19 -0500
From feeds.reuters
BERLIN (Reuters) - The re-testing of samples from the 2014 Sochi winter Olympics in Russia to identify any cheats who had competed there will last another five years to 2022, the International Olympic Committee said.


Comment: The 'liberal' anti-Trump brigade are becoming what they hate when they criticise Rory McIlroy
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:05:11 +0000
From independent.ie
Youad swear that Rory McIlroy had just gone ballistic and trashed the clubhouse at Augusta judging by some of the reaction to his game of golf with Donald Trump.

White House issues clarifying statement on Donald Trump's round of golf with Rory McIlroy
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:38:30 +0000
From independent.ie
The White House issued a statement today to clear up an issue that emerged after Donald Trump's round of golf with Rory McIlroy in Florida on Sunday.

'I literally can't believe McIlroy has done this' - Prominent golf journalist hits out at Rory's 18 holes with Donald Trump
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:33:00 +0000
From independent.ie
Rory McIlroy's choice of playing partner over the weekend has proved polarising, with one top golf journalist saying he 'can't believe' the four-time Major champion opted for a round with US President Donald Trump.

Smyth hopes big names bring big gains for rookies
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
Des Smyth launched his professional career on a base of faith, hope and a bank overdraft of APS6,000 courtesy of an understanding bank manager.

How Johnson went from game's pariah to world No 1
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
From teenage tearaway implicated in a gangland murder to multi-millionaire athlete. From party animal with three positive tests for recreational drugs to Major champion. From game's pariah wasting all that god-given ability to world No 1 for whom rivals have nothing but praise.

Trump 'not bad for a guy in his 70s', says McIlroy
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
Golfing champion Rory McIlroy has commended Donald Trump on his prowess on the golf course.

Cheltenham Gold Cup favourite Thistlecrack ruled out for the rest of the season after tendon injury
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:45:42 +0000
From independent.ie
Cheltenham Gold Cup favourite Thistlecrack will miss the remainder of the campaign after suffering a tendon injury.

Cromwell wary of big weight for 'Raz'
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:30:00 +0000
From independent.ie
Gavin Cromwell is not too keen on Raz De Maree carrying a big weight in Saturday's Betfred Eider Chase at Newcastle.

14 seconds of Floyd Mayweather or six nights with Frankel - what could you get for the Olympic money cut by UK Sport?
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:28:47 GMT
From telegraph.co


Batter not batsman? Cricket terms should be 'gender neutral', argues Australian official
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:14:43 GMT
From telegraph.co