Under Southgate, England experimented with a three-man defence for the first time since 2006 and England played well, despite eventually losing to the departing Podolski's long-range strike. Rooney, who is England's all-time record scorer with 53 goals in 119 caps, has previously stated his intention is to retire after the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation.
The 34-year-old's performances at Sunderland have led to a surprising global turnaround, having last won an worldwide cap in November 2013. Jamie Vardy , a second-half substitute, added England's second goal against Lithuania with Southgate also praising Raheem Sterling's impact over nearly an hour on the pitch.
An Australian reporter had asked, after the Dharamsala Test , if Kohli still considered Steve Smith's men his friends off the field as he had said at the start of the series. "His style is different I am completely different", Rahane told media persons here. "The thing I said before the first Test (about being friends), I have certainly been proven wrong, and you won't hear me say that ever again".
That is definitely something that is a blessing and definitely something that I can be proud of". He joins James Harden as the only player in National Basketball Association history to put up multiple 50-point triple-double performances in the same season.
Here are a few quick takeaways from Tuesday's action. The Golden State Warriors trailed the San Antonio Spurs by 22 points during the first quarter. After the Warriors and Spurs met, the Wizards are now the lone squad. Since losing five games in seven games that had everyone in a panic, they've rebounded to win nine straight outings.
They unleashed a 65-point second half against Duke. Against their toughest opponent, Kentucky , Jackson recorded 19 points to put his team over the top. "He's our most intelligent player". Her 3.3 assists per game are good for 14th in the SEC, and she has 11 games of five or more assists. They lost 86-76 to Gonzaga in Nashville, Tennessee.
He only needed 73 pitches to hold down Puerto Rico, which came into the game having scored a WBC-best 55 runs. Blue Jays ace Marcus Stroman took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, and Rangers second baseman Ian Kinsler opened the scoring with a two-run homer before crossing the plate a second time .
The Oakland Coliseum is one of the more outdated stadiums in the NFL. The city of Oakland presented a last-minute proposal on Friday for a $1.3 billion stadium in hopes of keeping the team. Al Davis moved the Raiders to Los Angeles in 1982 before returning 13 years later. In fact, for many, the NFL's 31-1 vote to approve owner Mark Davis' application to move the team to Las Vegas will be the final straw that ends his support.
Robson-Kanu pounced on a mix-up between Ospina and an Arsenal defender 75 seconds after coming on as a substitute for Salomon Rondon to poke the ball into an empty net in the 55th minute. "Financially, I mean. Of course, on the sporting front it would be a blow, but financially the Champions League does not have the impact any more that it had five or six years ago because of the influx of the television money (to the Premier League)".
Agnew, who took over the reins following Aitor Karanka's departure on Thursday, said: "It is a club I have a great affection for, I love the people in the area and the passionate crowd of north-east football". Neymar has always been linked with a move to Old Trafford, and in February 2017, there were reports that Spanish giants turned down £100 million bid by Manchester United .
Las Vegas will soon be home to an NFL team, as the league's team owners approved for the Raiders' organization to relocate to Vegas from Oakland during the annual NFL meetings in Phoenix on Monday. If you're a young business man and all of a sudden you're 21 years old, you're very bright, you get a $6 million bonus, what do you think you're gonna do when you go to Vegas? Moving the Raiders? You can move a lot of teams.
He's 4 for 17 from the floor in clutch time against the Rockets, and that includes two questionable late 3-point attempts in losses, one in Oklahoma City on December 9, another in Houston on January 5. He made nine of 11 free throws. He scored 19 points in the fourth quarter, which included the three-pointer with 7.1 seconds remaining in regulation that sent the game into overtime with his 50th point of the night.
After Eric Gordon's three-pointer gave the Rockets a two-point lead early in the second quarter, the Blazers outscored Houston 19-6 to reclaim the lead, which they pushed to 12 before taking a 65-56 lead into halftime. "I worry about always having my teammates' back". For the coaching staff, the fans, the front office, I am here to play. "As long as I can do that at a high level, everybody eats".
Here are a few quick takeaways from Tuesday's action. The Warriors scored more than the league-average in six out of their last eight games. Steph Curry led the way with 32 points on an off night shooting. That 26.3 percent mark is almost 10 percent lower than their season average. Warriors vs Spurs scores and results will be posted here, which team will win? This result was quite a change from where it felt heading in the first quarter.
However, Vardy restored Leicester's two-goal lead before half-time when he pounced on the loose ball after West Ham failed to clear Albrighton's corner. Wes Morgan says Leicester City's Champions League is well and truly alive. " We want to move away from (the relegation zone) because it is tight down there but we can't look too far ahead ".
Hazard reportedly sustained a muscular injury that has ruled him out of the match and has not travelled with the squad. Chelsea are yet to confirm any details regarding Hazard's injury, but it serves to make him a doubt for Belgium's upcoming internationals against Greece and Russian Federation.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the victory was Brazil's eighth straight win under coach Tite. That in itself was not enough to confirm their participation in Russian Federation but Peru's surprise 2-1 win over Uruguay in a later game guaranteed Brazil a top-four finish.
I said when (Oregon coach) Kelly Graves was hired that it won't be long before they're in the Final Four. Stop buying the easy sell, stop falling for shallow narrative, stop knocking the greatness of a singularly extraordinary program to make a point about perceived shortcomings in programs elsewhere.
United took the lead on the half-hour mark, via a Marouane Fellaini header from an Ashley Young centre. Jesse Lingard doubled the advantage for Manchester United in the 62nd minute, as he unleashed a fierce long-range strike that nestled into the top corner.
Mayor Kasim Reed discussed the dismissal of... Stafford said the department had closed down the interstate because of the fire, so no cars were on the overpass when it dropped. The surface streets are also being blocked with the biggest being Piedmont Road. APS officials said they are working on a transportation plan to make sure students in the north cluster can get to school.
Like Pomykal, de Ligt hails from his country's most famous youth program - Ajax - but like Pomykal he has made only two pro starts. Two! Group A table-toppers France, the 1998 champions and last year's Euro 2016 runners-up, saw Olivier Giroud open the scoring in Luxembourg just before the half-hour mark.
Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao is back in talks for a possible fight with unbeaten Australian Jeff Horn, the Filipino world champion's adviser said Friday. Arum told the Manila Bulletin: "They have to make a decision by Wednesday (Thursday in Manila)". "Unless it's a big fight, we are looking at Manny fighting outside the US", Arum said.
Half of the field in the tour's first major of the year was still on the course when play was suspended. The signs are suddenly considerably better for Fowler, partly because he will head to Augusta relatively under the radar. "Family is great. I've been putting in work in the gym, I've spent some quality time with Butch [Harmon, his coach] the first two days here. I felt very good over the last few months".
Anthony Crolla (31-5-3) and Jorge Linares (41-3) met in the main event of the card for Linares' WBA Lightweight Title. He's not lost for five years and undoubtedly is one of the best fighters in the world. "I feel like I'm improving in camps still". A fight between two elite technicians like Linares and Lomachenko is a boxing purist's dream. I believe there will be plenty of options and fights out there for us and I still want to be involved in those big fights.
This is our best series win so far". Debutant player Kuldeep Yadav, who performed four-for in the first innings attracted many eye-balls across the nation, including Sachin Tendulkar. "He just came out and said I am going to dominate". To challenge them so much, I am proud. India's star off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin also received the Garfield Sobers Trophy for the ICC Cricketer of the Year 2016 as well as the ICC Test Cricketer of the Year 2016.
The retailer said the closures are likely to displace 5,000 workers in all. The 138 store closures will impact 5,000 employees, but J.C. Penney said it would be working to place employees in other stores or provide outplacement support.
It is a matter now of showing in the ring the improvements I have been showing in the gym. The fight would most likely happen in America, where Linares has fought just six times but Garcia is a regular - though both are well-known commodities.
Durant, ruled out indefinitely on March 1 owing to a left knee sprain and bone bruise, may play in the final three regular-season games for the Warriors - home contests against New Orleans on April 8, Utah on April 10 and the Lakers on April 12.
The loss ended top-seeded Villanova's quest to become the first repeat national champion in 10 years. Villanova seized the 2016 national championship with the most ideal full-court inbounds play ever run. Northwestern's furious second half rally against Gonzaga came up just short, but Vic Law provided us with a huge putback slam in the process. Where: KeyBank Center, Buffalo, N.Y.
I really wanted to do well for the team. Ever since the first test, Kohli has been in the Australian media's line of fire, especially after he nearly called Australian captain Steve Smith a cheat when he sought clues from the dressing room while taking a DRS call.
Not with a short-handed roster. Tonight, Griffin made good on his promise, playing in the "Just 5" customs against the Washington Wizards. Utah leads Los Angeles by 1 1/2 games and Oklahoma City (43-31) by 2 1/2. The awful defense poured over to the third quarter as the Clippers connected on 10 of their first 11 field goals to start the second half and cracked 100 points at the 5:41 mark.
Penn State has also paid roughly $93 million to more than 30 Sandusky victims, according to The Chronicle of Higher Education . He was found not guilty of conspiracy and another count of child endangerment. "Al Lord's comments are personal and do not represent the opinions of the board or the university", Ira M. Lubert, chairman of the board of trustees , said in a statement.
Both also came from the ACC, which started the tournament with nine teams in the field but now only has North Carolina. What do you think has been the biggest upset thus far in the NCAA tournament? Any team that can halt a red-hot Duke squad deserves recognition as a legitimate threat the rest of the tournament.
But just have to go out and play solid golf again". "It's been very, very emotional", Day said. But perhaps the most eagerly anticipated match on day three will see Sergio Garcia take on Jon Rahm in an all-Spanish clash to decide the victor of group seven.
North Carolina is the alma mater of Michael Jordan, and the Tar Heels' deal is with Nike's Jordan Brand. Despite having redemption on the mind, Bing likes the Bulldogs to send the Tar Heels into heartbreak for the second year in a row. "If you flip that, OR is going to have to take care of the defensive boards". On South Carolina's offense: "The last few games since they lost in the conference tournament, their transition offense has gotten a lot better".
Golden State has won nine in a row and now has a three-and-a-half-game cushion on the Spurs in the race for the Western Conference's top playoff seed with seven games remaining on the schedule. He also coughed up six turnovers as the Warriors came up big defensively - limiting one of the league's most explosive offenses to just 38.8 percent shooting.
Kansas Coach Bill Self said the team that played the best won. Altman said during the 2016 NCAA tournament, after OR beat Duke in the Sweet 16, "We didn't have the edge" against Oklahoma - and the Ducks were eliminated in the Elite Eight .
Head football coach Joe Paterno was sacked on the same day as Spanier in 2011, and just last week, former Athletic Director Tim Curley and former Senior Vice President for Finance and Business Gary Schultz submitted guilty pleas on misdemeanor charges of child endangerment.
Hart setting the right tone "Joe Hart will captain the side". Not that he necessarily sees it that way. They are very driven and highly motivated, so we can progress quickly, but there's no need to put a time scale on it, because everybody will progress at different stages individually.
Asked why his side's performance had filled him with pride, Guardiola said it was because of how they responded to their bitter European exit. The Champions League defeat was so tough for us and we recovered today with our mentality and attack, but we could not attack more because Liverpool are a top team.
The Oakland Raiders belong in Oakland. What happens in between the end of next season and the opening of their new stadium in Sin City, however, is reportedly up in the air. Following its annual Franchise Owners General Meeting on Monday 27 March, the National Football League has approved for the Oakland Raiders to move to Las Vegas Nevada within the next three years.
Thirty-nine people, including political stalwarts Sharad Pawar, Murli Manohar Joshi and former Lok Sabha Speaker P.A. Sangma, cricketer Virat Kohli and Bollywood singer Anuradha Paudwal, were recognized with the Padma award March 30 in New Delhi .
Picking up a layoff from substitute André Schürrle, he turned and unleashed a thunderous left-foot strike from 20 metres that flew past England goalkeeper Joe Hart into the top corner. Podolski struck a thunderbolt in the 69th minute to sink an experimental England side in Germany . Lukas Podolski brought down the curtain on his global career and provided a stunning goal in his 130th cap for Germany to edge the "Three Lions" in front of 60,109 spectators at Signal-Iduna Park.
Netherlands assistant coach Fred Grim will stand in as caretaker for Tuesday's friendly against Italy in Amsterdam while the KNVB start to look for a new manager. "But because the results are unfortunately disappointing, and the qualification for the World Cup in Russian Federation is hard, we feel forced to part ways", Decossaux said in an official statement issued by KNVB.
Ronaldo, who is as big of a fan of his own looks as his legion of fans are, could be excused for asking what had gone wrong. Ronaldo is expected to attend a ceremony outside the airport on Wednesday, a day after scoring the opening goal in a 3-2 friendly defeat to Sweden at the Estádio dos Barreiros in Funchal, his hometown.
Remarkably, despite suffering a hairline fracture of his leg which ruled him out of last season's FA Cup Final Ledley was able to return to action in time for Euro 2016. He said: "I'm not exactly sure, I must admit". The fullback was taken down by Neil Taylor , whose terrible tackle caused the injury and earned the Welshman a red card.
He drew two fouls attacking the bucket and also scored twice off putbacks, including one off his own miss after stealing the ball from 6-foot-11 center Mohamed Bamba underneath the basket following a missed free throw. Porter, a 6-foot-9 forward, finished with 17 points and eight rebounds. Young had nine points and a team-high five assists. "You know we were talking mess", Brown said.
Steve SmithEveryone is in good form, we've have a good three Test matches but to be honest we probably left ourselves 100 runs short in the first innings. I thought they played beautifully. "Maxwell was sensational. That's the way we want him to play", Smith said. "I guess after that first innings we were glad that we got 450, but reflecting on the game - and we did speak about it afterwards - we did score 450 but we definitely did have a chance there to score 500-550, potentially 600, and ...
We stayed out, the tyres were still holding on and the pace looked alright. "It's race one of a long season and we scored some very good points with both cars in Melbourne ". The new rules didn't have a positive spin for all the previous champions in the field. He was among the seven drivers who failed to finish. Could the 2017 Australian Grand Prix be the changing of the guard in F1? "When we put things in ideal order [we can finish 1-2]", Raikkonen said.
Andrew Wiggins added 27 points for Minnesota, which won for the seventh time in its past 10 home games. "We won't be ideal in one day", Irving said. Just in a bad spot. Cleveland undid that progress with a disastrous third quarter in which Chicago outscored the Cavs 37-21. His effort during that stretch along with the first quarter, when Mirotic scored 13 quick points, not only frustrated the Cavaliers, but energized the Bulls .