The League Cup exertions also seemed to have little impact on Liverpool , who put in a sprightly display, full of aggressive, attacking football. Manchester City striker Wilfried Bony has rubbished claims that the midweek defeat to Liverpool was due to their weekend exertions in the Capital One Cup final.
There are no easy games and this was definitely not going to be easy, so we're disappointed but there's nothing we can do about it now. "In the first half we were poor and in the second half we tried to play the way we normally do but it was hard".
Slotted in the co-main event portion of UFC 196 is a women's bantamweight championship clash between reigning champion Holly Holm and Miesha Tate. Sports' Martin Rogers breaks down the matchup between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz in UFC 196 .
Latifi has won four of his last five fights under the UFC banner, most notably defeating Sean O'Connell at UFC Fight Night: Dillashaw vs. Cruz. "I take risks all the time and I continue to do so", he said. "It's always a superfight when I'm in town", he said. McGregor taking on Lawler would make for an incredible spectacle but would the now UFC featherweight champion be biting off more than he can chew? UFC 196 takes place on March.
Unless Blanton can magically convince someone on the Vikings that he's the right kind of guy after all, I don't see him wearing purple next year. He has made 194 tackles with the Vikings with two interceptions. That led to speculation that the Vikings would either sign a strong safety when free agency opens on Wednesday, or perhaps draft one in the early rounds this spring.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has directed Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan to dispatch a team to India to assess the measures adopted for the security of Pakistan's cricketers during the Twenty20 World Cup. On the protests by ex-servicemen in the state, Shukla added: "We sympathise with the protesters and that is why on bilateral matches with Pakistan, we have not taken any decision.