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Brewers Broxton leaves game after being hit by pitch Brewers Broxton leaves game after being hit by pitch
- April 07, 2017

Peralta (1-0) allowed three hits over five innings. Broxton held a towel to his face as he left the field. Last season, Broxton made a single-season career-high 75 regular season appearances in his first go-round with the Brewers. With two down, Perez hit a sharp single up the middle, and when neither shortstop Trevor Story or second baseman LeMahieu covered second Perez kept right on going around first for a heads-up extra base. (more...)
Wenger urges Arsenal players to be consistent after West Ham win Wenger urges Arsenal players to be consistent after West Ham win
- April 07, 2017

All our thoughts and efforts now this game has finished are onto Swansea on Saturday. 'I am not saying we weren't before. Bilic's position is now being called into question but, according to Ashton, the club's problems stem from failing to adequately improve the squad last summer. (more...)
Ronald Koeman reacts on Twitter to Manchester United draw, Everton fans respond Ronald Koeman reacts on Twitter to Manchester United draw, Everton fans respond
- April 07, 2017

Probably I have one, two, three years so everything depends on what you want and what the club wants , what the vision of the club is because I said from day one I didn't come here to waste time, I came here to win. Koeman's side headed into the match against the Red Devils on the back of a 3-1 defeat to Liverpool away from home at Anfield in the Merseyside derby. (more...)
Anthony Johnson Not Worried About Jon Jones Being at UFC 210
- April 07, 2017

The co-headliners Chris Weidman and Gegard Mousasi believe the last few pounds will be the hardest to lose as they try to get to 185 for Friday's weigh-ins. First of all, whoever made an after-party for a recovering alcoholic has to be the smartest human being on the planet. "He better not come in my cage after I win", Cormier said during Thursday's media workouts. (more...)
Dustin Johnson's Dominant Run Continues with Third Straight Win Dustin Johnson's Dominant Run Continues with Third Straight Win
- April 07, 2017

Johnson headed to the championship match Sunday afternoon with a chance to become the first player to sweep the four World Golf Championships. Even though Woods was more dominant than Johnson is now, the Match Play was the toughest for him to win. (more...)
Harry Winks out for season with ankle ligament damage Harry Winks out for season with ankle ligament damage
- April 07, 2017

It means Chelsea's advantage at the top has been cut to seven points and the gap could be reduced even further given they host Manchester City on Wednesday. "When you reduce the gap to seven points it's completely different to 10 points - we just have to be there if Chelsea fail and want to be there until the end of the season". (more...)
Kohli a doubt for Dharamsala Test Kohli a doubt for Dharamsala Test
- April 07, 2017

Kohli has also said that there is no special treatment on offer for him as far as injury is concerned. When he was asked a more direct question about the element of risk involved, Kohli said: "The physio can explain better. He spent the rest of Australia's first innings off the field, but batted at his usual No. 4 slot and fielded in the second innings - though at slip even against the spinners rather than his usual station in the covers or midwicket. (more...)
Dustin Johnson walks off first tee, withdraws from Masters
- April 07, 2017

After a physical therapy session, Johnson tested his swing for several minutes under the watchful gaze of his caddie, brother Austin Johnson, and swing coach Butch Harmon, then returned for more therapy. Andrews when he was No. 1 in the world. "I don't think a win at The Masters or continuing the recent success he's had in his last few tournaments will change that". (more...)
Jan Vertonghen: 'Very special' Tottenham squad still dreaming of title glory Jan Vertonghen: 'Very special' Tottenham squad still dreaming of title glory
- April 07, 2017

The result kept Tottenham within seven points of leaders Chelsea and manager Pochettino is not giving up hope of lifting the trophy in May. They've got a couple of hard games coming up and we have to keep winning and hopefully they get a bit stressed. (more...)
Antonio Conte adamant Chelsea's mentality won't change despite loss Antonio Conte adamant Chelsea's mentality won't change despite loss
- April 07, 2017

But not only this: against Crystal Palace we played a good game with great commitment and great concentration, but we still lost. Until now that is. Despite suffering a 2-1 defeat in their last outing, the Blues are still in pole position to wrap up the Premier League title with seven points between themselves and nearest rivals Tottenham . (more...)
Stuck out! Ball clings to Molina, Cubs rally past Cardinals Stuck out! Ball clings to Molina, Cubs rally past Cardinals
- April 07, 2017

Molina wasn't laughing after the game when he was asked if he put anything on his chest protector. The ball bounced into Molina's protector and smack, it stayed there. McCarthy allowed two runs and five hits after missing most of last season recovering from an elbow injury. Ironically, Schwarber's blast denied a win to an opponent also coming off an injury which cost him 2016. (more...)
Sung Kang takes 6-shot lead at Shell Houston Open Sung Kang takes 6-shot lead at Shell Houston Open
- April 07, 2017

Fowler could only add a 71 to his opening 64 to fall seven shots off the pace, with England's Justin Rose another three shots back after also returning a 71. Like South Korean Kang, Baddeley must win the PGA event to secure a place at next week's Masters. "This week is going to be very memorable for me", Kang said. (more...)
Federer Wins, Wawrinka Loses in Miami
- April 07, 2017

The fourth-seeded Federer fought off two match points before beating No.10 seed Tomas Berdych 6-2 3-6 7-6 (8-6) in their quarter-final. Fifth seed Rafael Nadal won in straight sets, but had to work hard to beat Frenchman Nicolas Mahut 6-4, 7-6 (7/4), to earn a clash with American Jack Sock this morning. (more...)
NCAA Takeaways: Tar Heels redeem themselves in ugly title game NCAA Takeaways: Tar Heels redeem themselves in ugly title game
- April 07, 2017

It is the third national championship for North Carolina coach Roy Williams, who has won all three with the Tar Heels and since 2005. AN unwatchable game turned into a attractive night for the University of North Carolina (UNC), who turned a free-throw contest into the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) championship it's been waiting an entire year to celebrate. (more...)
Dustin Johnson Withdraws From Masters With Back Injury
- April 07, 2017

The American was the pre-tournament favourite until he slipped at his rented home in Augusta on Wednesday afternoon. In a statement, Winkle said Johnson "landed very hard on his lower back", and said that though Johnson was resting Wednesday night, he was doing so "quite uncomfortably". (more...)
Liverpool gets ban from signing youth players Liverpool gets ban from signing youth players
- April 07, 2017

The second part of the 24-month ban has been suspended but could be extended to a period of three years if breached. A brief statement from Liverpool said: "The club accepts the sanction". But the club have admitted to speaking to the youngster - who is now 13 - and his family before they were allowed to, an investigation revealing that they also paid for tickets and expenses for the player and his family to attend a first-team match at Anfield. (more...)
Hazard brace gives Chelsea vital 2-1 win over Man City
- April 07, 2017

They were finding a lot of spaces between the lines. 'I don't think we played a bad game against Crystal Palace , we were just a bit unlucky. "At this part of the season it's not easy because the pressure is very high". The other games of Chelsea against Stoke City, Manchester United , West Ham United, and Swansea City. "The Premier League is gone and of course it will now be a battle to qualify for the Champions League", Guardiola said. (more...)
What to watch for in the Final Four What to watch for in the Final Four
- April 07, 2017

For that brief second-half span, the Bulldogs looked, maybe, a little overrated. The more compelling matchup for a title game, in this scenario, would be an all-Carolina affair. "When we get home and they realize what they've done in our community, their hearts will open up with joy". "We said all year that we're a tight group", said Williams-Goss. (more...)
Cobourg native Justin Williams, Washington Capitals face Maple Leafs in Toronto
- April 07, 2017

But it was the league-leading Caps who showed their class on the night, cruising to a comfortable 4-1 win. "It's frustrating from an individual perspective where I want to be out there trying to help my team - especially at this (time of) year - but it just doesn't feel right". (more...)
Pirates' matchup with Red Sox postponed because of rain
- April 07, 2017

Boston's best chance to break through came in the fifth, however, as they put runners on the corners with nobody out. "It's nice to get the win". "My biggest emotion is he worked quick and it was cold, so we probably fed off each other in that regard", Taillon said of Sale . (more...)