It was all over by the ninth end though as Sweden pushed a stone clear into the middle of the house to force Muirhead's team to shake hands. "I am gutted. "We still have a medal to play for, so we'll give it our all". Great Britain shot 78 percent in the game whereas Japan shot 75 percent. Zagitova held on to beat compatriot Evgenia Medvedeva by just over a single point after a pair of mesmerising free skates which earned identical scores of 156.65.
Meanwhile, apparently accepting Buhari's plea not to engage the former governor of Lagos State, Tinubu, over a letter he addressed to him, accusing him of undermining his efforts at reconciling aggrieved members of the party, Odigie-Oyegun, yesterday merely acknowledged Tinubu's letter and wished him well in his presidential assignment.
The 29-year-old has only made 13 starts in the top flight this season, his last in the shock 4-1 defeat to Watford on February 5, and he played only 10 minutes in the 3-0 win over West Brom a week later. Antonio Conte would be a "big loss" for Chelsea if moved on in the summer, says Graeme Le Saux, with the Blues needing to end their sack culture.
However, Gangwon Provincial Police confirmed to Global News a 35-year-old Canadian freestyle ski-cross athlete and a manager were arrested. A police official in charge of worldwide crime at Gangwon Provincial Police Agency said the athlete, his wife and manager had gotten into an unlocked vehicle which had been left unoccupied with the engine running in Pyeongchang.
Bale was again omitted for Wednesday's 3-1 LaLiga win at Leganes , coming on for only the final 14 minutes. Heading into Saturday's encounter, Madrid will have to deal with the absence of several key players. The 28-year old has been going through a lean patch, but the manager backed him to deliver for his team when needed. 'A player always misses out, I am not thinking of one or two but all the players .
Manager Arsene Wenger defended Wilshere in response to Keane's comments, though he conceded the England worldwide did not play well. But now Jack has the luxury of finding out what other clubs could offer him if he DOESN'T accept Arsenal's offer, and it could simply be "too little too late" again from Wenger.
Local newspaper " Las Provincias " reported on Tuesday that Semedo and two accomplices, one of whom was the player's cousin, kept the victim tied up in Semedo's home, threatening him with pistols, before assaulting him and stealing the keys to his flat in Valencia.
But the 25-year-old, christened the "Egyptian King" in a song sung by supporters, says he is settled on Merseyside. "When I was here four years ago, I played [for Chelsea] against Liverpool and I said, 'One day, I have to play here.' The fans are fantastic and that is what I can say".
Switzerland's Nevin Galmarini has meanwhile held off the challenge of South Korea's Lee Sang-ho to win gold in the men's snowboard parallel giant slalom. "For somebody, anybody, to take ski racing to another level, it takes a ton of hard work, focus, determination, an incredible amount of athleticism, " said Mikaela Shiffrin, the US Alpine skier who won two medals at the Games.
India's bowling , though, came under focus after the second T20I as the South Africa batsmen batted with great confidence. We have already seen how relentlessly Indian seamers in Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvaneshwar Kumar have played in South Africa .
But they slightly lagged behind the Norwegian team from the beginning and could not catch up with the gold medallist team until the final lap. But away from competition, Russia's Alexander Krushelnitsky was stripped of his mixed doubles curling bronze medal after testing positive for meldonium, an endurance booster.The 25-year-old was one of 168 Russian athletes who passed rigorous testing to compete as neutrals in Pyeongchang , after Russia were banned over a major doping scandal.
It also etches a place in history for these women: Never before has South Korea medaled on the sheet - a feat they're now certain to achieve. "We took our chances and took our shots". Kyeong-ae goes by Steak (pretty straight forward), while Kim Cho-hi, the team's alternate, is nicknamed Chocho, after a brand of chocolate cookies. "Just be in the moment and just have a lot of fun".
Israel said that Peterson was in an office dealing with a school-related issue when the first shots were fired on February 14 and that he got on his radio and then moved toward the outside of the building where the shooting was taking place.
Athletes from Russian Federation in PyeongChang are competing under the Olympic flag after Russian Federation allegedly ran a state-sponsored doping program that was uncovered. The OAR team are the third biggest at the PyeongChang Games behind Canada and the United States. Now, the International Olympic Committee will rule on whether or not the athletes will be able to walk in the Closing Ceremony behind the Russian flag.
Details emerged Thursday when Wilson announced on Twitter that he'd be showing up Monday in a selfie video that included a home run derby challenge to Yankees sluggers Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton . Some background on this stunt: In 2007, out of high school, Wilson was drafted in the 41st round by the Baltimore Orioles. Wilson, a four-time Pro Bowler who played minor league ball with the Colorado Rockies in 2010-11, joined the Yankees organization on February 7 via a trade from ...
Medals are supposed to be worn by players around their neck for respect during the closing ceremony and post-game activities. Homan's Ottawa foursome didn't make the playoffs with a 4-5 record. In 2014, Team USA was defeated by Canada 3-2 in overtime, just missing the gold medal. Things got more interesting in the second, with the teams leaving stones short of the house.
Kyle Mack of US celebrates his silver medal during the Snowboard Mens Big Air Finals at Alpensia Ski Jumping Centre on February 24, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. The gold will come as some welcome good news for Canadian sports fans, who are mourning a string of defeats in ice hockey and curling, sports they traditionally dominate at the Olympics.
Ferrari and Mercedes were often split by small margins in 2017 but a clear pattern emerged in the relative performance of both cars. Technical director Mattia Binotto confirmed the new auto features a longer wheelbase than its predecessor as the team looks to extract more high-speed aero performance following a deficit to Mercedes' long-wheelbase W08 a year ago.
He is believed to have once led the North's spying agency, the Reconnaissance General Bureau, and to have ordered a deadly torpedo attack on the South's corvette Cheonan in 2010 that left 46 sailors dead. That point is extremely sensitive and hard. Joining Trump in the United States delegation are White House press secretary Sarah Sanders; Idaho's GOP Sen.
Arsenal have been handed a potentially hard task in the last-16 of the Europa League after being drawn to face seven-times European champions AC Milan . Whether it will go down like that is yet to be seen, but Milan club manager Christian Abbiati has explained just how great of a tie it could be. The north London club fell behind to two quick Ostersund goals in the first half before Sead Kolasinac reduced the deficit after half-time but Arsenal were unable to make a comeback.