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Tar Heels' Luke Maye Is An Overnight Hero
- April 04, 2017

He goes from a relatively unknown player (at least nationally) to a guy that will be remembered for years to come. Credit Kentucky for staying within striking distance of North Carolina on a day when its two best players were not at their best. (more...)
Gostisbehere, Ryan support U.S. women's national team Gostisbehere, Ryan support U.S. women's national team
- April 04, 2017

A group of U.S. senators on Monday called on USA Hockey to end a bitter wage dispute with the women's national team and expressed concern about what they described as inequitable treatment of players. Scanlan said he supported the national team's decision to boycott but when USA Hockey contacted his players he told them it was their decision to make. (more...)
Kang shoots 63, sets Houston Open 36-hole record Kang shoots 63, sets Houston Open 36-hole record
- April 04, 2017

Fowler started slow but righted the ship to finish four shots back in a tie for third with Luke List, and will take good form to Augusta where he will be one of the bookmakers' favourites. Russell Henley used a sensation Sunday final round to secure a spot in next week's Masters in Augusta. A 2013 campaign that included his breakthrough at the Sony Open: "I was lost with my swing and questioning everything". (more...)
Kyrgios heaps praise on Federer ahead of semi-final Kyrgios heaps praise on Federer ahead of semi-final
- April 04, 2017

Federer's progression means a meeting with long-time rival Rafael Nadal in Sunday's final remains a possibility. Obviously, it's a little bit better for him, but at the same time I'm happy with the way that I am playing, happy with the way that I started the year after a tough second part of the year last year with injuries. (more...)
Liverpool rue Mane blow after derby success Liverpool rue Mane blow after derby success
- April 04, 2017

The England midfielder, already on a booking, was fortunate to stay on the pitch for a reckless first-half lunge into the shins of Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren. It's now 13 league games without defeat against Everton for Liverpool - equaling a club record - and an important win in the context of Champions League qualification, as Juergen Klopp's team consolidated its place in the top four. (more...)
UFC 210, Episode 1 UFC 210, Episode 1
- April 04, 2017

Light heavyweight fighter Misha Cirkunov recently signed a new multi-fight contract with the UFC. DC and Rumble last did battle in May of 2015 at UFC 187 in which Cormier won the fight, and the vacant title, via submission in the 3rd round. (more...)
Virat Kohli Hails Indian Cricket Team After Border Gavaskar Trophy Win
- April 04, 2017

In those three series, though, they had lost all the nine Tests played, compared to this series in which they won one and drew one. "No, it has changed. He top-scored with 63 in the first innings before taking three wickets with his left-arm spin during Australia's second knock. Many Australian players, including Smith, were involved in the verbal volleys with Indian team members on the field and as a result Kohli declared that the Australians were no longer his friends. (more...)
Ronald Koeman's puzzling strategy gives Liverpool huge Merseyside Derby win
- April 04, 2017

And Klopp admitted that Mane appeared to be uncomfortable following the match. Barkley struggled for composure in a frenetic game, unlike Liverpool counterpart Coutinho, who oozed class and assuredness - not least when he sent Barkley skidding on his backside with a wonderful shimmy early in the second half. (more...)
U.S. earn hard-fought draw vs. Panama
- April 04, 2017

The chances started to flow as Tim Howard was forced into a strong save by Alberto Quintero, whose effort was straight at the United States of America goalkeeper . In addition to its victory in Panama City that denied Panama a chance to play in the 2014 World Cup , the US now has an 11-1-5 record against Los Canaleros and will face them again this summer in the Gold Cup, and then again in October in qualifying. (more...)
Dustin Johnson and Jon Rahm advance to final at WGC Match Play
- April 04, 2017

Hideto Tanihara had already enjoyed a memorable week at the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play, but he chalked up another highlight with a stunning hole-in-one on the final day. It amazes me. And he's just a ideal, complete player. Keep working on the things that I'm working on right now. A key moment looked to have arrived at the 11th, Johnson saving par and a half from 6ft as Rahm looked to impose himself further on the match. (more...)
Mississippi state miracle not meant to be
- April 04, 2017

As has become customary after one of the state's schools nets national championship win, a University of SC flag is flying over the Statehouse dome, beneath the United States and SC flags. Perhaps more out of hometown devotion than enthusiasm, Staley agreed, though she has said many times over the years: "Not one ounce of me wanted to coach". (more...)
Alabama Bar Apologizes After Patrons Pressured Deshaun Watson to Leave Alabama Bar Apologizes After Patrons Pressured Deshaun Watson to Leave
- April 04, 2017

Both Anderson and Gilberry have been accused of forcing Watson to leave Innisfree Irish Pub, a popular bar for Alabama students, in Tuscaloosa last Friday after two different video angles showed them interacting with Watson and his party prior to their departure. (more...)
SEC Teams Mississippi State and SC to Meet For NCAA Title
- April 04, 2017

NOTES: The all-SEC national championship game between Mississippi State and SC was the sixth time two teams from the same conference met for the tournament title. 1 seeds en route to the title. No. 2 at 7.0 was Hartford, a market loyal to the University of CT, which lost to Mississippi State in Friday's semifinals. (more...)
Crystal Palace set to offer Wilfried Zaha deal to ward off suitors Crystal Palace set to offer Wilfried Zaha deal to ward off suitors
- April 04, 2017

Nonetheless, Tottenham supporters were thrilled with their side's win at Burnley , especially given the Clarets' impressive home record, and indeed the fact that it brings them to within seven points of the Blues at the summit... Chelsea haven't lost back to back Premier League games at Stamford Bridge since November 2011 under Andre Villas-Boas. "I think we are a strong team". (more...)
Broncos announce offseason workout program schedule Broncos announce offseason workout program schedule
- April 04, 2017

The Birds will reconvene April 17 at the NovaCare Complex in South Philadelphia to begin voluntary workouts, and organized team activities pick up in late May. No live contact or team-offense-versus- team-defense drills are permitted. Phase Three consists of the next four weeks of the program. Article 22 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement stipulates that clubs may hold one mandatory minicamp for veteran players. (more...)
FC Schalke 04 1-1 Borussia Dortmund FC Schalke 04 1-1 Borussia Dortmund
- April 04, 2017

Former Barcelona ace Bartra was so impressed with her dedication he asked fans on Twitter to help. Accompanied by a photo of the woman sitting among rival fans, the 26-year-old wrote : 'I want to meet this woman! Bartra's mission to find the mystery follower and reward her for a very public display of loyalty was launched on Sunday and reached a successful conclusion within 24 hours. (more...)
Moyes tells relegation-threatened Sunderland to create chances for Defoe
- April 04, 2017

Despite being a relatively even game, Miguel Britos' first strike for the Hornets in the 58th minute was enough for the hosts to claim victory. A match full of chances, the scoreline remained low only thanks to impressive goalkeeping by Huerelho Gomes and, especially, Jordan Pickford . (more...)
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