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Sports Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar's 2.0 teaser leaked online, video goes viral
Author: 0 Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar's 2.0 teaser leaked online, video goes viral

Fans were keen that the makers find the culprits and take stringent action against them. This is the second teaser to be leaked within a matter of just few days. Directed by S. Shankar, 2.0 marks the sequel of 2010 Tamil film " Enthiran " and is reported to be the most expensive film till date. Unlike " Kaala ", this teaser is not scheduled for release anytime soon.

Sports Wenger: Top four nearly impossible for Arsenal
Author: 0 Wenger: Top four nearly impossible for Arsenal

It has always been known that Arsene Wenger , with his legendary record of success and his 21 years of tenure, has been the tail wagging Arsenal's dog for a while now - when Arsenal were regular Champions Leaguers and the money was rolling in predictably, that was fine.

Sports IFAB approves use of VAR at World Cup
Author: 0 IFAB approves use of VAR at World Cup

The Football Association and the Irish FA were reportedly in favour of the ruling, while the Welsh and Scottish FAs had reservations about the decisions. The four British soccer associations, which created IFAB in 1886, have one vote each, and six are needed to approve an idea. Germany went on to win the last 16 game 4-1.

Sports Harvick earns 100th NASCAR win with Vegas rout
Author: 0 Harvick earns 100th NASCAR win with Vegas rout

BC-CAR-NASCAR-Las Vegas-The Latest, 3rd Ld-Writethru, 537 Kurt Busch crashes out of hometown Vegas NASCAR raceKurt Busch's career-long victory drought in his hometown continues. Kevin Harvick , Brad Keselowski and Clint Bowyer delivered Ford a sweep of the top three positions . Here's our driver predictions for this race.

Sports Mickelson ends five-year victory drought in Mexico
Author: 0 Mickelson ends five-year victory drought in Mexico

The 21-year-old, who held a two-stroke lead coming into the final round, bogeyed five holes on the fifth, 13th, 14th, 17th, 18th as he birdied the 12th and 16th holes for a 74 at the Club de Golf Chapultepec. "It's been a tough go the last four year, not playing my best", Mickelson told Steve Sands of NBC. "You go out there, and it's this feeling that gets you going".

Sports Shaquem Griffin Just Ran A Sub
Author: 0 Shaquem Griffin Just Ran A Sub

The bench press is the opening drill for each position group at the NFL Scouting Combine . "People are going to have doubts about what I can do, but I'm ready to prove them wrong", Griffin said . Simply put, he's physical, plays with a tremendous motor, closes on ballcarries in a flash and loves football . "But I think when you look at certain players like that, there is something to be said for what is in their heart".

Sports Backstage News On Ronda Rousey From The WWE PC
Author: 0 Backstage News On Ronda Rousey From The WWE PC

In Rousey's case, Kurt Angle revealed Triple H and Stephanie McMahon's plan for revenge after Rousey embarrassed the couple at WrestleMania 31. There have been mixed reports on whether or not Browne will be wrestling . As Rousey suggested in her tweet, she will likely take the microphone and explain the events of the previous night. It's believed that Rousey's first match for WWE will come at WrestleMania 34 in April.

Sports Late basket leads Penn State men over No. 13 Ohio State
Author: 0 Late basket leads Penn State men over No. 13 Ohio State

I was just out there dribbling around. "It's definitely a big stage to play on and it's a great atmosphere". The goals were deflating, but the Gophers made things slightly more interesting before the end. Bates-Diop rounded his performance with excellent defense as well. From there Carr handled the ball, and with time winding down, found Reaves cutting from the wing for an easy dunk.

Sports Sharma takes halfway lead at WGC in Mexico
Author: 0 Sharma takes halfway lead at WGC in Mexico

Starting his day on the 10 hole, the Thai made birdies on 13 and 18 and eagled the par-5 15 hole after holing a 44-foot putt from the fringe. "I just kept the ball in play throughout the day", Sharma said. You have to expect great things from yourself if you want to play at a high stage, said Sharma. Steve Stricker and Mike Small are one stroke back. An eagle yesterday at the short par-four first hole, where he drove the ball to inside two feet for a tap-in, changed that and bogeys at ...

Sports Williamson's heroics fall short for Black Caps
Author: 0 Williamson's heroics fall short for Black Caps

It was some sort of revenge for England , who were humiliated by New Zealand at the same ground - known as the Cake Tin - in the World Cup three years ago. Jason Roy (15 off 26), Jonny Bairstow (19 off 39) and Joe Root (20 off 22) all displayed innings' archetypal of their predecessors in English white-ball cricket: ones of which, at the time, caused an outcry amongst the nation for a change of attitude - however here was the ideal method of attack.

Sports Zlatan hints at MLS switch
Author: 0 Zlatan hints at MLS switch

The 36-year-old, who is now sidelined with injury, announced his retirement after Euro 2016. "We'll see, it's a tough question". "He only wants to be back with that feeling of 'I'm totally ready for it.' So he's working hard and hopefully his evolution brings him to that level where he wants to have a positive answer".

Sports Neymar will be ready for World Cup, says trainer
Author: 0 Neymar will be ready for World Cup, says trainer

Neymar - transferred from Barcelona to PSG last August for a record 222 million-euros (S$360.9m) - broke his foot while playing in a 3-0 win over Marseille on Feb 25. "But I clearly saw a crack on the fifth metatarsal". Neymar is, of course, upset, sad, down. "We first listened to our doctor's diagnosis, then we've heard Brazil's national team doctor".

Sports 5 players to watch at the WGC-Mexico Championship
Author: 0 5 players to watch at the WGC-Mexico Championship

A big victor is going to win this for me, and I don't see how we can look past Dustin Johnson - Jon Rahm will go well, but Johnson all the way for me in this one. After committing to a series of Stateside starts at the beginning of the year, the Swede's finishes read: T2, T21, T16, 3. While Mickelson's accuracy off the tee hasn't improved in 2018, he has put together a string of fine showings on the PGA Tour, going a combined 36-under-par at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, AT&T Pebble ...

Sports Mike Zimmer doesn't sound sold on Case Keenum
Author: 0 Mike Zimmer doesn't sound sold on Case Keenum

While no one expects Minnesota to draft a signal-caller, an National Football League world post-draft will likely clarify who will be manning the helm behind center next season for the Vikings . "If not, I'll probably get fired". "But don't believe everything you hear unless it's from me". Minnesota is built around its defense, and Zimmer said he went out of his way to stress to Spielman he wants to ensure that signing a quarterback does not handicap the organization from feeding the ...

Sports Jon Gruden frustrated with rule limiting contact with Raiders players
Author: 0 Jon Gruden frustrated with rule limiting contact with Raiders players

I'm counting on him being part of the football team". "Things did not go well, so we can point fingers at a lot of those types of situations, but we're not going to dwell on what happened previous year, it's all about that we're going to press forward, and get the most out of the guys we got, and get it working".

Sports Spinners could hold key to victory, says South Africa's Elgar
Author: 0 Spinners could hold key to victory, says South Africa's Elgar

Du Plessis is fully aware of Smith's threat having played alongside him in the Indian Premier League, and he is hoping to use that experience to bring about his rival's downfall. A remarkable amount of Australia's most memorable displays of fast bowling - in recent times - have taken place under South African skies. "I've played with finger injuries before", he said.

Sports UFC 222 Embedded, Episode 2: Heading Off To Battle
Author: 0 UFC 222 Embedded, Episode 2: Heading Off To Battle

Yana Kunitskaya . It's not like over the last six months this girl has gotten so unbelievable that she is going to go in and win the 145-pound belt. Not only has she fought Cyborg, but she fought and beat Kunitskaya back in their old home and now she's not giving the former opponent much hope to beat Cyborg.

Sports Multiple teams have asked Lamar Jackson to work out as WR
Author: 0 Multiple teams have asked Lamar Jackson to work out as WR

NFL Network insider Peter Schrager reported Friday morning that multiple teams had requested Jackson work out with the wide receivers. Philadelphia Eagles tight end Chris Long blasted this as "insulting" and, in a series of tweets, elaborated and said, "Players hold grudges".

Sports Llorente grabs a hat-trick whilst VAR causes chaos
Author: 0 Llorente grabs a hat-trick whilst VAR causes chaos

Llorente scored a ideal hat trick in 12 minutes after the restart and Son and substitute Kyle Walker-Peters added further goals in a second half free of VAR incidents. Mauricio Pochettino was not impressed and neither were the players with Danny Rose adding: "It's just an absolute disgrace, waiting around for I don't know how many minutes to get a decision; it's -4°C outside".

Sports First male gymnast alleges Larry Nassar abused him
Author: 0 First male gymnast alleges Larry Nassar abused him

Raisman said USA Gymnastics was a governing body that was "rotting from the inside" during Nassar's sentencing hearing. USA Gymnastics and the USOC broke their stated mandates to protect children in their programs by not revealing Nassar's past misconduct to athletes and their parents or guardians, the lawsuit said.

Sports Cavaliers' win caps month of huge statistics for LeBron James
Author: 0 Cavaliers' win caps month of huge statistics for LeBron James

Ben Simmons scored 18 and Dario Saric 16, including a critical three-pointer in the closing minutes, for the Sixers, who are 8-2 since February 6. The subtext of Thursday night's game was all about the future of LeBron James , who will be a free agent at the end of the season.

Author: 0 FC Barcelona held by relegation-fighting Las Palmas

It did us a lot of damage - for how it was given and the sensation it left us with. Both would have seemed harsh and Valverde was furious with referee Antonio Mateu , particularly after goalkeeper Leandro Chichizola had gone unpunished on the stroke of half-time when he appeared to deliberately handle after rushing out of his box.

Sports Nirav Modi seeks bankruptcy cover as PNB fraud mounts to Rs12,636 cr
Author: 0 Nirav Modi seeks bankruptcy cover as PNB fraud mounts to Rs12,636 cr

CBI has taken stern action against Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi by attaching many of their assets and issuing non-bailable arrest warrants in their name. Synergies is in turn wholly owned by Firestar Holdings Ltd, a Hong Kong corporation itself wholly owned by Modi's company Firestar International Ltd, according to the court filing.

Sports Rajinikanth's Kaala Teaser Postponed, Dhanush Shares Update
Author: 0 Rajinikanth's Kaala Teaser Postponed, Dhanush Shares Update

Actor nana Patekar plays main antagonist opposite Rajinikanth in Kaala . According to Ranjith, Kaala , which translates to black in Hindi, is the colour of the working class people. Besides Ranjinikanth, the film also stars, Samuthirakani, Easwari Rao, Anjali Patil, Sampath, Ravi Kale, Sayaji Shinde, Pankaj Thripathi, Major Bikramjeet, Aruldoss, Akash, Vathikuchi Dileepan, Manikandan, Arundhati, Sakshi Agarwal, Perumal, Sukanya among others.

Sports Manchester United 'must finish second' in Premier League
Author: 0 Manchester United 'must finish second' in Premier League

Mourinho's decision could see a change of tact at Old Trafford. "But I think that's our (goal) first and foremost". "I think maybe it's because he has this kind of kid profile: a normal haircut, no tattoos, no big cars, no big watches, humble kid, arrive in the club when he was nine or 10", said Mourinho, in comments that can be read two ways.

Sports Rafael Nadal returns to action at the ATP 500 Acapulco in Mexico
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal returns to action at the ATP 500 Acapulco in Mexico

This game should not be a massive challenge for Nadal and as a result, I am expecting him to win it with some ease. "I'm sorry for me, I'm the most affected, then I feel sorry for the tournament and the fans, I appreciate your love, I know that it's a hard news but I had to communicate it this morning, and even though I'm not there, I know this is going to be a success ", Nadal added.

Sports Jurgen Klopp wants Liverpool to stay angry for home stretch
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp wants Liverpool to stay angry for home stretch

They are good players. Saturday's game was yet again a trip too far for West Ham as they succumbed easily to yet another away defeat on Merseyside. "Now we know so much about each other, now we like each other, now we have better times with each other in private and on the football pitch". It was just a good game and we were really hard to play today, I would say.

Sports JD Martinez: Contract with Red Sox finalized
Author: 0 JD Martinez: Contract with Red Sox finalized

But he said he was not anxious at any point that the deal might fall through. His 45 home runs previous year with Detroit and Arizona were 21 more than any Red Sox player hit in 2017. Two of those home runs came in 2016. "That was part of the deal coming in, was knowing that I am going to play the outfield but I am going to DH at times, too", he said.

Author: 0 Vettel struggled to stay on track in cold weather

Although early test runs aren't the be all and end all, Red Bull's new vehicle looks to be pretty fast. However, fuel and auto settings are unknown. Considering that it was snowing also at the end of the day it's OK. "I've learned a lot how to get the tyres to warm up", he said in reference to the freezing temperatures.

Sports Tokyo Olympics get futuristic pointy-eared mascots
Author: 0 Tokyo Olympics get futuristic pointy-eared mascots

A 17-member selection panel, headed by Commissioner for Cultural Affairs Ryohei Miyata, shortlisted the three candidate pairs on December 7 from 2,042 works submitted by professionals and amateurs throughout the nation. The third design- a fox for the Olympics and a tanuki (raccoon dog) for the Paralympics - was inspired by traditional fairy tales. He said he was very happy to hear the news that the design he had voted for won, and that taking part in the selection process had been a great ...

Sports The Russell Wilson Joins Yankees Spring Training for Five Days
Author: 0 The Russell Wilson Joins Yankees Spring Training for Five Days

He got to shine his baseball cred a bit in batting practice with the Yankees on Monday, when he popped six home runs in his at-bat. "I always watched them". I'm guessing to many people it's no big deal, and to others it might be viewed as pretty cool with a star player temporarily trading his football uniform for a baseball uniform, even if it's just for fun.

Sports Warriors' Pachulia will not face discipline after Westbrook incident
Author: 0 Warriors' Pachulia will not face discipline after Westbrook incident

Westbrook's fellow point guards Kyrie Irving and Damian Lillard also spoke out about the incident and condemned Pachulia for his actions. He went for the rebound, but got tangled up with Nick Young and fell to the floor under the basket. And I'm glad Russ didn't get hurt from that". It's clear: "The foot-to-knee pulled Pachulia down, while the foot-to-foot made him awkwardly fall". Per ESPN's Royce Young, teammate Paul George added: "You know Zaza, you know his history".

Sports Kansas defeats Texas Tech, wins 14th straight league title
Author: 0 Kansas defeats Texas Tech, wins 14th straight league title

Gray put together back-to-back games in double figures but left the Kansas game during the first minute due to injury. Texas cut the lead to as little as six with just over 15 minutes remaining, but couldn't complete the comeback. Against KU this season: Finished with 17 points (7-for-15 shooting) and eight rebounds in 39 minutes. "That's exactly how he should've played", Graham said.

Sports COLLEGE MEN'S BASKETBALL: Dells alum MJ Delmore leads UWSP into NCAA Tournament
Author: 0 COLLEGE MEN'S BASKETBALL: Dells alum MJ Delmore leads UWSP into NCAA Tournament

The Lady Pios have racked up a program best 24 wins and will face the Titans who have the same amount of wins, won the Collegiate Conference of IL and Wisconsin tournament. Senior Megan Brandt earned her second straight SLIAC First-Team All-Defensive selection, and Kylie Shoot was acknowledged as an All-Sportsmanship Team representative.