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Moto – MotoGP – Aprilia and Ducati fastest for the last day of testing at Sepang

The Aprilias and Ducatis drove fast for the second and final day of testing organized in Sepang (Malaysia). Fabio Quartararo is a little behind on his Yamaha, just like his compatriot Johan Zarco, however on a Ducati It is true that a very Malaysian storm will have disturbed the afternoon of the bikers even if many have chosen to ride in these conditions more than wet on the Sepang track where two days of practice sessions were organised. So the best times were achieved before the meal when the track was dry. Quartararo, 7th timed And for this second and last day, it was the Italian motorcycles which again distinguished themselves with the best time for the Ducati of Enea Bastianini who beat the Aprilia of Aleix Espargaro for 26/1000, best time the day before. Fabio Quartararo, reig...
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Barcelona: Xavi’s huge outing on winter recruitment!

After having lived through a very turbulent month of January, Xavi took stock of the FC Barcelona transfer window. The Spanish technician spoke in particular about the last two arrivals, namely Adama Traoré and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Thus, Xavi hopes that Barca will manage to repeat such recruitments in the future.Eager to revive after a very mixed start to the season, the FC Barcelona has not been idle during the winter transfer window. Therefore, the Barça secured the services of four new players in January: Dani Alves, Ferran Torres, Adama Traore and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Sunday, when receiving theAtletico Madrid on behalf of the 23rd day of League, Xavi can thus count, in addition to Ousmane Dembele, on all of its recruits.“These are two great signings in my opinion”Pre...
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Skiing – JO Ski – Wind and confusion on the downhill track at the Beijing Olympics

The downhillers did not appreciate the cancellation of the last downhill training, this Saturday morning in Yanqing, after the departure of three riders. Big confusion on the speed track, Saturday morning in Yanqing. The organizers have indeed decided to cancel the third downhill training, due to the strong wind blowing, especially on the middle part of the track. Problem: the decision was taken after the passage of three riders, and not the least (Mathias Mayer, Christof Innerhofer and Aleksander Aamodt Kilde). “There was a big misunderstanding at the start, after Kilde passed, says Blaise Giezendanner. On TV we don't really realize - we know it's windy, it's windy every day - but we think it's a door that takes time to recover. And I see Beat (Feuz) who takes off his skis, who com...
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Foot – THE – Liverpool

Liverpool coach Jürgen Klopp said he was impressed to see his two strikers Sadio Mané and Mohamed Salah handling the pressure to reach the CAN final with Senegal and Egypt. Jürgen Klopp (Liverpool coach): "How much we're going to enjoy it, I don't know. But it was obvious, and I watched a lot of matches, that Naby Keita was the absolute leader in the Guinea team, the same for Sadio in the Senegal team and of course Mo (Wrong) with Egypt. Yesterday (Thursday), when the coach was gone because he got a red card, before the penalty shootout, you saw Mo talking, doing this stuff with the whole group. All of these things, all of the experience that these boys get in these situations helps us, of course. In the short term, I'm not sure. In the long run, it will help them. It is really ve...
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Malaise: Milik, Sampaoli … It’s getting tense in Marseille!

Author of a very remarkable debut at OM, Arkadiusz Milik has however found himself on the bench since the start of the season since Jorge Sampaoli is playing without a real number 9. A situation that is starting to make people talk given the fact that the results are in the teeth of saw.The quest for a great striker has been talking about Marseille since the arrival of Frank McCourt. After having encountered many disappointments with Valere Germain, Kostas Mitroglou or more recently Dario Benedetto, the balance sheet ofAndoni Zubizarreta, despite the short thinning with Mario Balotelli, is therefore negative. However, a few months after his arrival at theIF, Paul Longoria seemed to have solved this problem by getting the signature ofArkadiusz Milik which landed in the form of an 18-mo...
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Uber Eats in negotiations with the French Football Federation

Already a partner of the LFP, Uber Eats could engage with the French Football Federation. After the League (LFP), the French Federation (FFF)? Uber Eats should soon commit as a new partner of 3F for four seasons, according to our information. The ready-meal delivery company would pay around 5 million euros annually to the instance. This would be a major new partnership for Uber Eats, which is also a sponsor of Olympique de Marseille until June 30.The company, name of the L1, recently extended its lease until 2024 with the LFP, for 16 M€ on average per season. This important contract is in line with that signed in September with Betclic, which pays between 5 and 8 M€ annually until the 2026 World Cup. In addition, the 3F also negotiates with a cryptocurrency company. The executive ...
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Basketball – NBA – Sacramento offers Brooklyn in the NBA, Utah wins again, Luka Doncic shines

Sacramento beat Brooklyn (112-101) on Wednesday in the NBA. After five defeats, Utah finally won, against Denver (108-104). Luka Doncic scored 40 points, but Dallas lost to Oklahoma City (120-114 ap). The Perf: Sacramento Dominates Brooklyn Everyone beats the Brooklyn Nets right now. But until then, it was teams that dominate their conference (Phoenix, Golden State) or in the race for the play-offs (Denver, Minnesota, Los Angeles Lakers). This Wednesday, even the Sacramento Kings, modest 13th in the West, who had lost their last seven games, got started (112-101). In the lead during the first three quarters, Brooklyn let go in the last, conceding a severe 29-15. Harrison Barnes (19 points), Davion Mitchell (18 pts) et Buddy Held (18) won the Kings. On the side of the Nets, Nic Cl...
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Tom Brady ends his NFL career: The farewell in the wording

Munich – Now it's official: Tom Brady ends his career after 22 years and seven Super Bowl titles.Taking to social media, the GOAT announced his departure in a multi-page statement thanking his teammates, fans and family.Brady's farewell in full:"I've always believed in football that you have to be all-in. If you can't put yourself in the competition 100 percent, you're not going to succeed. And success is what I love about our game .It's the physical, mental and emotional challenge of EVERY single day that has allowed me to reach my full potential. And I've done my very best for the past 22 years. There are no shortcuts to success on the field or in life.It's hard for me to write this, but I'll do it anyway: I won't face this challenge again. I've loved my NFL career, but now it's ti...
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Xavier Macaire switches to a Class40 monohull

After many years on the Figaro circuit, Xavier Macaire (Team SNEF) is entering Class40 with a new boat. On the program, the Route du Rhum 2022 and the Transat Jacques-Vabre 2023. After the Mini and Figaro circuits (2nd in the Solitaire in 2013, 3rd in 2015) and a recent 2nd place at the end of November in the Transat Jacques-Vabre aboard Ocean Fifty by Erwan Le Roux (Cohesion), Xavier Macaire switches to Class40, again with the support of the SNEF Group. “This new challenge includes the construction and development of a new boat, comments the skipper. You have to make choices that will have an impact on race performance. It's very stimulating for me, who likes technicality as much as sailing on racing yachts. In addition, I integrate a very dynamic class where the boats are more and ...
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The sad story behind the kicker

Munich – Matt Gay may get a little support from above at the Super Bowl (live on February 13 on ProSieben and ran.de). The Los Angeles Rams kicker believes his old friend Parker Overly has his back on the field when it matters most."He certainly pushed the ball through the post a few times. He helped me a lot," Gay once told the Deseret News. Overly was also a talented collegiate athlete before he died in a car accident in April 2017.He's the reason Gay became a kicker in the first place. Actually, his love was football. He played for the Utah Valley University soccer team for two years and was even part of the USA U17 national team.However, his buddy Overly had made it his mission to encourage him to switch sports. "He always pushed me to play football. He always told me to hang u...