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Sports Top players from the Elite 8 teams — March Madness
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Kentucky shot just 26 percent in the first half but managed to close the gap before the break. Xavier Sneed leads Kansas State with 9 points. Perimeter shooting was key in spreading Baylor's defense as Tudor and Corosdale combined for seven 3-pointers on 13 attempts.

Sports Arsenal fans should feel sorry for Alexis Sanchez
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The Chile worldwide has struggled to settle in to life at Old Trafford, scoring just once since his arrival from Arsenal in January. I don't think it was that abrupt Alexis, considering you have trying to force your way out of the Emirates since last summer.

Sports BCCI clears Shami of match-fixing charges, offers him Grade B contract
Author: 0 BCCI clears Shami of match-fixing charges, offers him Grade B contract

Who is Hasin Jahan? "We expect him to join the camp from the very first day", CEO Dua said. Hasin Jahan's sly dig at an individual of colour did not go down too well with netizens who rightly labelled the Indian pacer's wife a "racist"! "Obviously, she can not take up the issues with the Indian cricket board but assured her support".

Sports Philadelphia Eagles DE Michael Bennett indicted: 3 serious questions
Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles DE Michael Bennett indicted: 3 serious questions

A release from the district attorney's office states that Bennett was a spectator and in town to watch his brother, Martellus , then a player for the New England Patriots , on February 5, 2017. Acevedo called Bennett "morally bankrupt" for pushing the two women. The Houston , Texas, police department has been investigating the alleged assault since September 2017, yet it just barely charged Michael Bennett now.

Sports Kaetlyn Osmond Wins Gold at 2018 World Championships
Author: 0 Kaetlyn Osmond Wins Gold at 2018 World Championships

After the short program, Osmond was fourth and trailed Kostner, Olympic champion Alina Zagitova of Russian Federation and Miyahara. "Being world champ is something I definitely never expected", said the 22-year-old Osmond, who ended a 45-year women's world title drought for Canada.

Sports Gareth Bale becomes Wales' record goalscorer
Author: 0 Gareth Bale becomes Wales' record goalscorer

Just a few minutes later, #Gareth Bale made history with his third of the game , latching on to the end of a Joe Allen long ball, and his 29th Welsh goal to take him past the legendary Rush. "It's a fantastic moment for Gareth and he fully deserves it". Played in by Sam Vokes , Bale calmly slotted the ball into the net to assert Wales' dominance.

Sports 'Never again': Trump's $1.8 trillion threat
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Trump eventually signed the bill , but not before holding a press conference on Friday during which he criticized the process. "We don't know what's the next step", said Venezuelan-born Madi. Five times since the fiscal year began on October 1, Congress has been forced to pass stopgap funding legislation to keep the government open after lawmakers failed to reach agreement on spending.

Sports Rory McIlroy had a nightmarish start to his round Friday
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy had a nightmarish start to his round Friday

Kisner was 2 up with four to play against Matt Kuchar . Poulter was able to hold on as both men parred the penultimate hole, and he cut a relieved figure ahead of his last eight match with Kevin Kisner , which he went on to lose 8 and 6.

Sports Hugo Lloris on Paul Pogba:
Author: 0 Hugo Lloris on Paul Pogba: "He is one of our leaders".

French national team coach, Didier Deschamps, has chose to drop midfielder, Paul Pogba to the bench in France's global friendly match with Colombia. "And I think really at this moment looking to us in the Premier League we have one team, one club clearly better prepared than us in the past few years to be first and we have 18 clubs behind us".

Sports Man United apply for first women's team
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Jose Mourinho has handed the Manchester United board a five-man defensive shortlist for the summer transfer window as he looks to strengthen both at centre-back and left-back, reports claim. Luke Shaw's relationship with Jose Mourinho is being used as a distraction from Manchester United's bigger problems, according to Gary Neville.

Sports West Indies qualify for World Cup in 2019
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We came, we saw, we conquered! Scottish cricket faces an uncertain future on and off the field after failing to reach the 2019 World Cup , says chief executive Malcolm Cannon. Evin Lewis (66, 87b, 7x4, 2x6) and Marlon Samuels (51, 98b, 4x4) revived the Windies' innings by adding 121 runs for the third wicket in 168 balls.

Sports Texas Tech vs. Purdue viewing guide
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The game was the final act in the careers of the Purdue (30-7) senior class, which won 104 games as a group in four seasons, the second-most in school history. And Texas Tech held a 50-41 lead. We play in the best league in college basketball. "I think about it all the time ". Just like their first-round matchup , Edwards played a huge role with 20 points on 6-of-8 shooting from the field and a ideal 2-for-2 from three-point range.

Sports Dozens of England Fans Arrested After Violent Amsterdam Altercation with Police
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Officers declared that Riot police have arrested 60 people in the red light region. England manager Gareth Southgate had urged fans to conduct themselves in a sporting manner. Glass can be heard smashed as the friendly fixture continues to be marred by videos emerging of trouble in Amsterdam . Over 100 England fans have been arrested after going to watch a friendly match with the Netherlands yesterday .

Sports Australia's Bancroft, Smith admit ball-tampering
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Cameron Bancroft insisted it was his decision to try and alter the condition of the ball during day three of the third Test between Australia and South Africa . "I was in the vicinity of the area when the leadership group were discussing it". I'm not proud of what happened. The confession came after television cameras caught Bancroft in the act on the field, leaving the Australians with little option.

Sports Police make arrest in Rob Gronkowski Super Bowl week home burglary case
Author: 0 Police make arrest in Rob Gronkowski Super Bowl week home burglary case

Almeida was arraigned on Friday afternoon at Wrentham District Court on charges that include breaking and entering, malicious destruction of stolen property and two counts of receiving stolen property. Other stolen items including guns owned by Robert Goon had not yet been recovered, police said. Warrants have been issued for two other MA men suspected of participating in the burglary .

Sports Kansas brings sanity back to March in 80-76 win over Clemson
Author: 0 Kansas brings sanity back to March in 80-76 win over Clemson

The Jayhawks are in control at halftime against Clemson . The idea of Kansas basketball players doing the nobody-believed-in-us thing is at least a little amusing, because if a down year is 30 wins and a sweep of the regular season and conference tournament, then we need to retire the phrase "KU down year" forever.

Sports Colts' chances of drafting Bradley Chubb impacted after Giants trade
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In fact, the Cardinals pursued Pierre-Paul as a free agent last offseason to play in Bettcher's system. The Giants actually have a higher draft slot than Tampa Bay, so that's an improvement in the fourth. Pierre-Paul had 8.5 sacks last season, and played in all 16 games for the Giants. He intercepted two passes, returning each for a score. In that scheme, Jason Pierre-Paul wasn't necessarily a great fit, so the team elected to part ways with him.

Sports FSU Basketball: Noles crush Gonzaga to reach Elite 8
Author: 0 FSU Basketball: Noles crush Gonzaga to reach Elite 8

Florida State has only advanced past the Sweet 16 twice in school history, reaching the Elite Eight in 1993 and losing the national title game to UCLA in 1972. The only previous matchup between FSU and Gonzaga incidentally also came in the NCAA Tournament in 2010, a seven-point Gonzaga win. Few has done a fantastic job putting this program on the map.

Sports Canelo Alvarez Suspended By NSAC For Failed Drug Tests
Author: 0 Canelo Alvarez Suspended By NSAC For Failed Drug Tests

Alvarez and Golovkin fought to an incredibly controversial draw in Las Vegas previous year, pushing their rematch to the point of being one of the sweet science's most anticipated match-ups. Alvarez", commission executive director Bob Bennett said via a statement. Golovkin claims to have photos and video which show evidence of injections on Canelo's body.

Sports Ex-Raiders' Aldon Smith arrested again in San Francisco
Author: 0 Ex-Raiders' Aldon Smith arrested again in San Francisco

The Raiders released Smith that same day. At the time of the incident. a protective order was issued that banned Smith from having any sort of contact with his accuser. He signed with Oakland just before the start of the 2015 season and had 3½ sacks in nine games before being suspended again for at least one year. Smith, who rose to fame as a Pro Bowl pass rusher for the 49ers before multiple off-field incidents led to his release and subsequent signing with Oakland in 2015, has ...

Sports Barcelona captain Iniesta tips Neymar to make shock move to Real Madrid
Author: 0 Barcelona captain Iniesta tips Neymar to make shock move to Real Madrid

Neymar, 26, joined PSG from Barcelona for a world record fee of £198m ($279m) in August previous year, but has been persistently linked with a summer move back to Spain to join Real. "I think it'll be hard for him to leave PSG, though, because they spent a lot of money on signing him". The Brazilian only joined the Paris club last summer from Barcelona but Real are supposedly in talks with his people over a switch.

Sports Southgate points out why England particularly enjoyed win over Netherlands
Author: 0 Southgate points out why England particularly enjoyed win over Netherlands

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk starts for the Netherlands having recently been named captain, with the Oranje starting a new era under Ronald Koeman. "We had some good play up to that final ball". It was a friendly and that - the theory goes - is what they are there for. On his defensive system, Southgate added: "The back three were excellent and the goalkeeper too, the way they were able to play from the back, they played with real composure, and played with intelligence too".

Sports Novak Djokovic: I actually started playing pain
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The closest Djokovic came to pinpointing the overall problem was when he said the injury had curtailed his ability to train properly, contributing to a general loss of stamina and strength. "I actually started playing pain-free in the last two days". Roger Federer of Switzerland serves in his semifinal match against Borna Coric of Croatia during the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on March 17, 2018 in Indian Wells, California.

Sports Michigan ends Texas A&M's run with a blowout victory
Author: 0 Michigan ends Texas A&M's run with a blowout victory

The Seminoles are looking to reach the NCAA Tournament Final Four for the 2nd time in school history. Florida State holds a 19-15 record all time in the tournament. The Rebels clinched the SEC West with a series win in 2014 and lost two of three in 2016. That includes a first-round loss to Louisville in the ACC Tournament.

Sports Daniel Ricciardo hit with PENALTY at Australian Grand Prix: Stewards explain why
Author: 0 Daniel Ricciardo hit with PENALTY at Australian Grand Prix: Stewards explain why

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner had no issue with the decision but said he had never seen Ricciardo so enraged. "A penalty sure, there's reprimands, there's fines, there's other things but to kind of shoot me in the ankle before the season's started..." Sky F1's Ted Kravitz speaks to Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo about his three-pace grid penalty.

Sports The rise and rise of Afghan cricket
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Afghan Skipper Asghar Stanikzai put a bout of appendicitis behind him to guide Afghanistan to a five-wicket victory over Ireland on Friday to qualify for next year's Cricket World Cup . Stirling's half-century came off 77 deliveries but was run out soon after that and from there on only Kevin O'Brien (41) showed some fight down the order as Afghanistan led by Rashid made a terrific comeback to restrict Ireland to 209 for seven in the 50 overs.

Sports Virat Kohli to skip Afghanistan Test?
Author: 0 Virat Kohli to skip Afghanistan Test?

India would be playing five Tests, three ODIs and three T20Is in England August onwards. The sources say that Kohli will make himself available for Surrey's three four-day games against Somerset, Hampshire, and Yorkshire between June 9 and June 28.

Sports Daniel Bryan is returning to the WWE ring
Author: 0 Daniel Bryan is returning to the WWE ring

Despite being able to still be on TV, Bryan never gave up home that he would one day return to the ring as a competitor. One of the doctors that greenlit Danielson for an in-ring return is no stranger to dealing with athletes. I determined that Bryan is now asymptomatic, has a normal detailed neurological and cognitive neuropsychological examination, normal EEG, and an MRI that showed no definite evidence of a prior brain injury.

Sports Osaka powers past Serena in Miami; Azarenka sees off Bellis
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Open, which only eight other women have been able to do. "Of course, she served some good serves, aces, because it's her game", Svitolina said of Osaka. "It's sort of this respect thing, but you also want to win really bad". In the second set, Puig did not take long to clinch a 2-0 lead, and although she let her serve slip in the sixth game, she immediately regained control of the court and won the set.

Sports Morkel, Rabada hound Australia
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The flashpoint came on Friday when Warner was involved in another incident on a stairwell, with Australia's security man racing to the opener's aid when an abusive spectator followed him up towards the dressing room. Warner has an altercation with a fan after being dismissed. "But we feel once it becomes a racist taunt then the boundaries are being overstepped and the South African team categorically deplores that type of behaviour".

Sports Jose Mourinho plans to lure another Arsenal player this summer
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho plans to lure another Arsenal player this summer

His consistent performances have attracted a lot of interest, as has his ability to either play in front of the defence or a bit further up the pitch, and Arsenal are taking notes. I'd come back from the Euros and picked up an injury in pre-season and, for the first few games, I was not in the team. It's true that every player always wants to grow, but right now it's hard [to see him leaving].

Sports Syracuse Basketball: Predictions, SU vs Duke (Sweet 16, March Madness)
Author: 0 Syracuse Basketball: Predictions, SU vs Duke (Sweet 16, March Madness)

Duke pushed its lead up to 63-55 with just over three minutes remaining, but Syracuse rallied one more time . Although in the wacky South Region after Thursday night, only No. I've been drinking the Orange Kool-Aid, so why stop, Syracuse wins a barn burner 67-66 over the Blue Devils. "Trust me, when I got in I didn't care where we were going or who we were playing or what day it was", Boeheim said.

Sports Lewis Hamilton surges to pole, heavy crash for Valtteri Bottas
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton surges to pole, heavy crash for Valtteri Bottas

Vettel responded: "So what were you doing before?" referring to Hamilton's relatively slower pace in the earlier parts of qualifying. "Coming here to the first race you never really know - you really have no idea what it is going to be like", Hamilton said after the second practice session on Friday, as quoted by Planet F1 .