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Bruce Arena lauds United States squad after Panama 'slugfest'
- April 03, 2017

Playing on the road in the qualifying round is always a challenge, and Panama has gotten to this point, and deservedly so. The United States remain in contention for a spot at next year's World Cup after Bruce Arena's side battled to a scrappy 1-1 away draw against Panama in CONCACAF qualifying on Tuesday. (more...)
Michael Bisping is Certain GSP's Mapped Out Plan to Fight Conor McGregor Michael Bisping is Certain GSP's Mapped Out Plan to Fight Conor McGregor
- April 03, 2017

It has been more than a month since the UFC announced that St-Pierre would be next in line to challenge Bisping for his belt. "I think he can do what I'm going to do to GSP, stop his takedowns and win the fight on the feet". "Then from there - he's spoke about this - then he's gonna relinquish that and then fight Conor McGregor for the lightweight belt". In case you have any doubts, GSP himself said as much in a recent appearance on The MMA Hour . (more...)
National Championship: UNC fans celebrate in streets after Final Four win National Championship: UNC fans celebrate in streets after Final Four win
- April 03, 2017

Don't sleep on Gonzaga's Zach Collins , Oregon's Jordan Bell or South Carolina's Rakym Felder. He had 14 points against the Gamecocks, setting career highs with 13 rebounds and six blocked shots. 7 North Carolina to a 7-6 win over Coastal Carolina Tuesday night at Boshamer Stadium. The last time they played each other in the NCAA Tournament was 2009, when the Tar Heels eliminated the Bulldogs in the Sweet 16. (more...)
Luke Shaw 'a long way behind' Manchester United team-mates, says Jose Mourinho
- April 03, 2017

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Ander Herrera return from suspension, while the sight of Paul Pogba taking part in a five-a-side with the duo on Saturday night offers hope of him returning. "At some clubs, talent is always welcome even if it's not consistent", Mourinho was quoted as saying by The Daily Mail . Shaw would have argued this was merely sportsmanship. (more...)
Gamecocks claim first women's hoops title
- April 03, 2017

Victoria Vivians led Mississippi State with 12 points. Auriemma says it "takes a while getting used to watching it, but two good teams and two teams that deserve to be playing tonight". The media timeout would find State down just nine with 4:03 to go in the period. Ketara Chapel knew something needed to be fixed. The Bulldogs returned to form on the defensive end and battled back into the contest in the third quarter. (more...)
UNC Survives Thriller Ending with a 75-73 Win over Kentucky UNC Survives Thriller Ending with a 75-73 Win over Kentucky
- April 03, 2017

Florida and SC of the Southeastern Conference will meet at Madison Square Garden for a trip to the Final Four. Wildcats G Malik Monk's 47 points in a December 17 win over the Tar Heels are the second-most points an opponent has ever scored on North Carolina . (more...)
Chelsea boss, Conte want Arsenal star, Alexis Sanchez
- April 03, 2017

He wants to win the championship - that's what everyone wants and I understand that completely. So, no, that interview did not clue people in correctly to Alexis's plans regarding his next club, but that doesn't mean he'll be staying a Gunner either. (more...)
Canada wins silver, bronze in women's competition at figure skating worlds Canada wins silver, bronze in women's competition at figure skating worlds
- April 03, 2017

Maia and Alex Shibutani moved up from fifth after the short dance to snatch third spot with 185.18. We're trying to have a bit of a departure artistically as well, but the real intention behind this comeback was to challenge ourselves. It is the first world title for the pair since 2012, and came with a record point total of 198.62. "The pressure's real", declared Moir, after the couple beautifully executed their sexy, sassy Prince program. (more...)
Tottenham Hotspur MF Eric Dier Trending on Social Media
- April 03, 2017

Dele Alli squandered a glorious chance after 32 minutes when he blazed over with the goal at his mercy but that was about it in the first half. Pochettino said: "We knew very well how hard Burnley have made it for other teams here, so I give a lot of credit to my team". (more...)
Australia lose Smith and Renshaw, India sense victory Australia lose Smith and Renshaw, India sense victory
- April 03, 2017

The fact he scored 53 runs was nearly a bonus, it was the time he consumed at the crease, the pressure he absorbed, and the way he skilfully wore down India's bowlers that helped lead Australia to a hard fought draw alongside Handscomb. "But we batted beautifully". The 30-year-old lefthander has been an nearly singular disappointment for the tourists so far in their enthralling test series in India , having scored just 131 runs in six innings. (more...)
Hayley Wickenheiser hopes U.S. women can score a better deal
- April 03, 2017

Both sides confirmed a new, four-year contract was agreed to Tuesday evening. Despite the lack of preparation resulting from the boycott, the United States will enter the event as one of the top favorites. The women's national soccer team filed a federal complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission past year alleging wage discrimination by U.S. (more...)
India win Dharamsala Test; clinch series against Australia India win Dharamsala Test; clinch series against Australia
- April 03, 2017

The incident took place in the 33rd over of Australia's second innings after Maxwell was adjudged LBW by South African umpire Marais Erasmus. The Indian team always had an extra performer in the side in the series. Playing here a lot about the different tempos of the game and how to handle different situations. "No, it has changed for sure". "I was a little bit disappointed that the BCCI sieved through the archives to find a conversation out on the field that was happening between Matty ... (more...)
Jason Day's Status for the Masters Still Unclear
- April 03, 2017

So now I'm scheduled to play Augusta. but if things don't come back the way we want them, I don't know what's going to happen". Danny Lee needs to win in Houston to qualify for the Masters. Having confirmed last week that surgery on his mother, Dening, had been successful, Day says he is now uncertain about whether he will play the year's first major or not. (more...)
Russell Henley wins Shell Houston Open, earns Masters spot Russell Henley wins Shell Houston Open, earns Masters spot
- April 03, 2017

If Kang does qualify for the Masters, he might like to thank Fowler's putter. Kang did well to save par from 6 feet. But Kang's difficulty there had nothing on Fowler's misadventures on the par-4 17th and 18th holes. He sank six putts of at least 20 feet - a tournament course record since the stat began being recorded in 1983. "And, yeah, I was just prepared for a very hard round today, and two birdies yesterday were huge, you know". (more...)
Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal to clinch third Miami Open title
- April 03, 2017

The humidity has been one of the many reasons why Federer hasn't managed to win another title since his Sunshine Double in 2006. Kyrgios then gave his racket a fling as the crowd booed before sharing a warm, tired exchange with Federer at the net. (more...)
Russell Westbrook expands his MVP case with historic 57-point triple-double
- April 03, 2017

Westbrook scored 36 of his 57 points - the most in a triple-double in National Basketball Association history - after halftime and had 13 rebounds and 11 assists to help the Thunder clinch a playoff spot in the Western Conference. Bucks 103, Celtics 100 Giannis Antetokounmpo had 22 points and nine rebounds, and the Milwaukee Bucks knocked the Boston Celtics out of first place in the Eastern Conference. (more...)
United's Shaw a long way behind team mates, says Mourinho
- April 03, 2017

And we need to kill opponents. No team can match United's unbeaten Premier League run stretching all the way back to October, nor can any other side rival their unerring knack at dominating games only to draw. Luke Shaw's Manchester United future looks bleak after Jose Mourinho accused the left-back of being a "long way behind" his teammates. Manchester United's manager is within his rights to question the performances of his attackers, both on Saturday and this season. (more...)
Hotel carbon monoxide leak kills child, sickens others