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Kansas, Duke square off for Final Four shot Kansas, Duke square off for Final Four shot
- March 26, 2018

The Vegas lines opened at -3.5, in favor of Duke on Saturday, and it wasn't the first time this Kansas team had been counted out this season . And with us, we didn't do it because we chose to. "This year is, I mean even though we're a one-seed, everything-every time you talk to somebody it's always: What's wrong with them?" "Like in '98 when we didn't get it, we lost to Kentucky and I can remember that locker room, Steve Wojceichowski was my captain, and it was the toughest locker ... (more...)
I've had hamstring injury for some time - Messi I've had hamstring injury for some time - Messi
- March 26, 2018

He said: "Everyone gives us a leading role in the World Cup and my obligation is to increase that, to try to make the rivals fear us even more . The group is developing". Luigi Di Biagio remains a frontrunner to be named the new Italy coach on a permanent basis, according to the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) vice-commissioner Alessandro Costacurta, who says the decision will be finalised in May. (more...)
League player collapses during game and rushed to hospital League player collapses during game and rushed to hospital
- March 26, 2018

According to WOOD TV8 , he suffered cardiac arrest and was last reported to be in serious condition. "I immediately knew it was awful because he wasn't moving", Drive public address announcer Eric Zane told MLive . He now plays for Detroit's G-League affiliate. Upshaw spent three of his four NCAA eligible years at Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois before transferring to Hofstra in Hempsted, New York for his final year. (more...)
NASCAR at Martinsville 2018 Qualifying Canceled; Martin Truex Jr. Awarded Pole
- March 25, 2018

Before the race could restart, NASCAR brought the trucks down pit road as snow and rain began covering the track with moisture. Both races will be televised on Fox Sports 1. Pole-winner Ben Rhodes held a steady advantage from the start of the race. The race still started at the schedule time, but 23 laps later, NASCAR lost the track to the weather and was forced to throw the red flag. (more...)
Impressive England break Dutch drought with 1-0 win Impressive England break Dutch drought with 1-0 win
- March 25, 2018

While the Toffees' shot-stopper will sit out of Tuesday's friendly against Italy , with Stoke's Jack Butland likely to start, Pickford's ability on the ball makes him favorite to be England's number 1 keeper at the World Cup . "Really pleased with the quality of our football", the England boss said. We had some good play up to that final ball. You need to comfortable defending in wide areas. (more...)
Thomas, Watson, Noren and Kisner in semis
- March 25, 2018

Justin Thomas , who can replace the eliminated Dustin Johnson as world number one with a victory, thrashed Francesco Molinari 7&5 to join Sergio Garcia , Kiradech Aphibarnrat, Charles Howell III, Patrick Reed and Alex Noren in advancing to the knockout stage with flawless 3-0 records. (more...)
Wayne Huizenga dead at 80 - Blockbuster founder and business titan passes away Wayne Huizenga dead at 80 - Blockbuster founder and business titan passes away
- March 25, 2018

He co-founded Waste Management , Inc., the global leader in the waste industry, as well as the third-largest USA waste disposal company, Republic Services. At its peak in 2004, Blockbuster employed 84,300 people worldwide. For a time, Huizenga was also a favorite with South Florida sports fans, drawing cheers and autograph seekers in public. (more...)
Rain offers England brief respite after Williamson century Rain offers England brief respite after Williamson century
- March 25, 2018

A little over 90 minutes of play was possible on the second day and it has been more than two days since Southee has had any meaningful role to play in the game after he and new-ball partner Trent Boult dismissed England for 58. Sky Sports will show live coverage from both Test matches between England and New Zealand . In a two-Test series, to sustain the drama to the end, we need the first Test to end in a nail-biting draw, which seems rather a tall order at the moment. (more...)
Jack Wilshere ruled out of England's friendly with Italy at Wembley Jack Wilshere ruled out of England's friendly with Italy at Wembley
- March 25, 2018

Bayern's current manager, 72-year-old Jupp Heynckes, has long said he intends to retire at the end of the season, though he's also often to declined to completely rule out the possibility of a return. Defender Thomas Meunier even said earlier on Saturday he expects PSG to change coaches. That is the stairway to success that you must take, learning the correct approach and people skills. (more...)
'Salah should snub Real & Barca and become a legend at Liverpool' 'Salah should snub Real & Barca and become a legend at Liverpool'
- March 25, 2018

The Egypt worldwide moved to the Reds in a £39m deal from Serie A giants AS Roma in the 2017 summer transfer window. He's a star at Anfield and he's just as important for Egypt too as they look forward to being at the World Cup this summer. (more...)
Hamilton on pole in Melbourne, Hartley 16th Hamilton on pole in Melbourne, Hartley 16th
- March 25, 2018

In Q3, Hamilton completed two runs on the UltraSoft tyres. "I think we generally learn from mistakes or scenarios like that so I'm hoping that we're better prepared for tomorrow and ultimately I guess, it's also how we manage the tyres at the start of the race", Hamilton said. (more...)
Markets extend falls as US-China trade dispute intensifies
- March 25, 2018

The Commerce Ministry on Friday called on Washington to reach a negotiated settlement of the dispute "as soon as possible" but gave no deadline. Liu also accused the USA of violating global trade rules following its investigation into Chinese intellectual property practices. (more...)
Manchester United sign 17-year-old Belgian wonderkid Manchester United sign 17-year-old Belgian wonderkid
- March 25, 2018

Manchester United have been for some time the most high-profile side in England without a professional women's team. "We are pleased to announce that the club intends to establish its first ever professional women's team and has submitted an application to enter WSL2", Woodward said. (more...)
Wozniacki claims she received verbal abuse at Miami Open Wozniacki claims she received verbal abuse at Miami Open
- March 25, 2018

James Blake, director of the Miami Open Tournament, said staff members weren't told about any threats, and if they had, it would have been addressed. Caroline Wozniacki lost her opening match at the Miami Open to Monica Puig. Wozniacki complained to the chair umpire during the match about crowd noise but Blake said the tournament was unaware of any threatening comments. The 27-year-old revealed the details of the verbal attacks in a Twitter post, in which she called for something to be ... (more...)
Roger Federer to skip French Open following Miami Open defeat Roger Federer to skip French Open following Miami Open defeat
- March 25, 2018

Kokkinakis became the lowest-ranked man to beat a No.1 since No.178 Francisco Clavet upset Lleyton Hewitt in 2003. That upset was also at Key Biscayne. The results are there to be seen as Federer had ended his four-year Grand Slam drought at Australian Open last year and went on to win two more major titles in the last 15 months. (more...)
S. Africa control 3rd test; Australia complain about fans S. Africa control 3rd test; Australia complain about fans
- March 25, 2018

Given the new ball, Rabada took only two deliveries to make his presence felt and get the crowd back up on their feet. Cameron Bancroft was 22 not out at Friday's meal break, having bumped Vernon Philander while scampering through for a single. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton takes Australian Grand Prix pole before taunting rival Sebastian Vettel Lewis Hamilton takes Australian Grand Prix pole before taunting rival Sebastian Vettel
- March 25, 2018

The defending Formula One champion outpaced his nearest rival by a sizable 0.664 seconds with a time of 1 minute, 21.164 seconds at Albert Park circuit, breaking a tie with Ayrton Senna for most poles at the Australian GP. So tonight and tomorrow morning I'll start to put my focus onto that. "We've got to try and figure it out". "I used the same mode from Q2 through to the end of Q3", Hamilton said. (more...)
Top Hurriyat Leader's Top Hurriyat Leader's "Missing" Son Joins Terrorist Group
- March 25, 2018

However, a top officer in the state's criminal investigations department confirmed to Firstpost that Sehrai filed a missing complaint at Saddar police station, though he didn't divulge details. A message tagged along said Abid Maqbool, son of head constable Mohammad Maqbool from Tral had joined the Jaish-e-Mohammed, another terrorist group. In 1965, when he was 21, Sehrai was arrested for the first time for "anti-government" activities. (more...)
Florida State vs. MI Florida State vs. MI
- March 25, 2018

The day before the Aggies were to set to play MI, a player screamed out 'THIS ISN'T CHARLOTTE ANYMORE.' Which proved to be true as Texas A&M was unable to find a rhythm against the Wolverines losing 99-72 in the Sweet 16. His team has bought into his scheme and the Wolverines have grown. MI led by 29 points after an 8-0 run near the end of the first half. They rank in the Top 20 nationally in blocks, swatting away almost 14% of opponents shots and 2-point defense, allowing just over ... (more...)
Manchester United Legend Tells Madrid Star To Snub Mourinho Manchester United Legend Tells Madrid Star To Snub Mourinho
- March 25, 2018

Despite getting off to a goal-scoring start with PSG, Neymar is not happy with his decision to join PSG after the French club were knocked out of the Champions League round of 16 stage after being outplayed by Real Madrid . Real Madrid are keen on signing Eden Hazard from Chelsea in the summer to replace Bale and are even targetting Robert Lewandowski ahead of a complete squad overhaul as Karim Benzema is also rumoured to be heading out of Santiago Bernabeu. (more...)