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KU to open Allen Fieldhouse for Final 4 watch party KU to open Allen Fieldhouse for Final 4 watch party
- March 29, 2018

So to help prepare for the Final Four , here are five reasons to believe the Wildcats will come through on the winning end to defeat the Jayhawks on Saturday. Trevon Duval scored 20 points for Duke. Villanova, meanwhile, is arguably the favorite going into the Final Four. Villanova is the lone surviving team that has won each of its first four games by double digits, going a flawless 4-0 against the spread, according to the OddsShark College Basketball Database . (more...)
David Warner Apologises For His Role In The Ball Tampering Scandal David Warner Apologises For His Role In The Ball Tampering Scandal
- March 29, 2018

Warne, who served a one-year ban from cricket after testing positive for a banned substance, said he had been "shocked and disgusted" by the "premeditated cheating" in Cape Town and he in no way condoned it. "People know I worked so hard to get to this point in my career and to have given up that chance for free is devastating", Bancroft further said. "It is something I will regret for the rest of my life". (more...)
Sobbing Smith takes 'full responsibility' for ball-tampering scandal Sobbing Smith takes 'full responsibility' for ball-tampering scandal
- March 29, 2018

It was only a month ago when Warner was the toast of Australian cricket, earning plaudits from teammates and coaches for the way he led the side to Twenty20 tri- series success in New Zealand. What happened in Cape Town has already been laid out by Cricket Australia . I apologise for my part and take responsibility for it. "I really felt for Steve, as I saw him crying in front of the media, and all the players are really hurting". (more...)
Bould Offers Update On Lacazette & Wilshere Plus Ramsey Latest Bould Offers Update On Lacazette & Wilshere Plus Ramsey Latest
- March 29, 2018

The Gunners go into Sundays fixture 13 points behind fourth placed Spurs, so their only realistic chance of qualifying for next season's Champions League is via the Europa League, a tournament in which they will face CSKA Moscow in the quarter-final next month. (more...)
Salah sold on cheap before 'Neymar effect' - Roma chief Salah sold on cheap before 'Neymar effect' - Roma chief
- March 29, 2018

Liverpool secured a deal for the Egyptian global from Roma in the summer for a fee of just £37million despite seeing the likes of Neymar move to Paris Saint-Germain for incredible money. The most notable of which is Barça, who Roma are set to face in the Champions League quarter-finals, which doesn't surprise Monchi though he's adamant about retaining his services. (more...)
Juan Martin Del Potro Defeats Milos Raonic, Reaches Miami Open Semifinals Juan Martin Del Potro Defeats Milos Raonic, Reaches Miami Open Semifinals
- March 29, 2018

Mar 28, 2018; Key Biscayne, FL, USA; Milos Raonic of Canada hits a forehand against Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina (not pictured) on day nine at the Miami Open at Tennis Center at Crandon Park. He advances to face another big server, American John Isner, who overwhelmed South Korean Chung Hyeon 6-1 6-4 in an afternoon match. "I am exhausted now, but at least I have a day off to prepare for Friday". (more...)
David Warner apologises for his part in ball tampering scandal David Warner apologises for his part in ball tampering scandal
- March 29, 2018

The bans would apply to global cricket , with Smith and Warner having already been removed as captain and vice captain respectively, and sent home from South Africa before the final test. Smith also cleared that coach Darren Lehmann was not involved in the incident. His eight-Test old career tarred by the infamous incident, Bancroft said he would try hard to make a comeback. (more...)
BCCI bars Steve Smith, David Warner from IPL 2018 BCCI bars Steve Smith, David Warner from IPL 2018
- March 29, 2018

Questions were initially raised when images on the big screen at the Newlands ground showed Cameron Bancroft putting an unidentified object in his pocket, with the Australian batsman misleadingly revealing a black sunglasses cloth to the umpires when they called him over. (more...)
ESPN's Mel Kiper has Seahawks selecting a cornerback in mock draft 3.0 ESPN's Mel Kiper has Seahawks selecting a cornerback in mock draft 3.0
- March 29, 2018

I don't think there is a chance in the world that Chubb is there and Landry is looking more and more like a easy top-20 prospect. They will likely target the defense early, but there are other holes on offense that they have to take care of for next season. (more...)
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. rips walk-off homer for Blue Jays Vladimir Guerrero Jr. rips walk-off homer for Blue Jays
- March 29, 2018

Vladimir Guerrero Jr . couldn't have scripted his return to Montreal any better. With a 1-0 count, the 19-year-old found the pitch he was looking for and there was no doubt that it was leaving the ballpark. "Earlier in the game, when we were juggling everybody at the same time, we looked at who's going to hit where and I was talking to DeMarlo [Hale, the bench coach], I said, 'Put Vladdy up there, he might get that extra at-bat or something, ' just unconsciously came up with that. (more...)
Cricket Australia dropped by top sponsor Magellan after cheat storm Cricket Australia dropped by top sponsor Magellan after cheat storm
- March 29, 2018

Disgraced Australia skipper Steve Smith and vice-captain David Warner were heading home today to confront mounting anger over the cheating scandal that has left both men banned for a year , their careers in tatters and cricket rocked to its foundations. (more...)
Lucas Moura backs Tottenham to end poor run at Chelsea Lucas Moura backs Tottenham to end poor run at Chelsea
- March 29, 2018

Fifth-placed Chelsea welcome fourth-placed Tottenham Hotspur to Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon for a game that will go a long way to determining who finishes in the top four this season. Brazilian winger Moura signed for the club from French side Paris St Germain in the January transfer window for a fee of around 25 million pounds ($35.3 million). (more...)
Australia cheats aren't bad guys, pleads head coach Darren Lehmann Australia cheats aren't bad guys, pleads head coach Darren Lehmann
- March 29, 2018

Their Australia team-mate Cameron Bancroft has been handed a nine-month suspension and the bans will include all top-level cricket in Australia for the next year. I acknowledge James' comments into the review of the culture of the team and the way we play our cricket and we are all open and ready to assist in this process. (more...)
Barcelona considering summer bid for Manchester United outcast Luke Shaw Barcelona considering summer bid for Manchester United outcast Luke Shaw
- March 29, 2018

Due to this disagreement, Umtiti is reportedly considering a move away from Barcelona and according to the report, he has no shortage of offers. Umtiti is said to be chasing a net salary of £8m per year which is comfortably within United's price range. (more...)
Referee correct to consult VAR in England vs Italy, says Dennis Wise Referee correct to consult VAR in England vs Italy, says Dennis Wise
- March 29, 2018

England were on course to back up their 1-0 win over the Netherlands on Friday and draws against World Cup favourites Germany and Brazil back in November thanks to Jamie Vardy's 26th-minute opener. It's one you can debate forever. On a night when Jimmy Armfield, Cyrille Regis and Davide Astori were remembered at Wembley, England started sluggishly and John Stones was the main offender, playing Ciro Immobile onside and losing possession to the striker on the edge of his own box in ... (more...)
Bayern President Disappoints Real Madrid Fans Bayern President Disappoints Real Madrid Fans
- March 29, 2018

The Poland global has been heavily linked with a switch to Madrid in recent years and reportedly changed agents recently in a bid to secure a move. He has also been top-scorer for the Bundesliga for two seasons running and will most likely reproduce this feat come the end of this term, as well as being voted into the German top flight's Team of the Season every year since his move to Bavaria, three years in a row overall. (more...)
Man United readying mega-money offer for Bundesliga star Man United readying mega-money offer for Bundesliga star
- March 29, 2018

According to La Cuarta , Vidal is high on Mourinho's shortlist and the midfielder's agent Fernando Felicevich, who also represents Alexis Sanchez , is in England to hold talks with United over a potential deal. The Red Devils would have competition in case Vidal were to be available, as both Chelsea and Inter Milan are also interested in the former Juventus star. (more...)
Royals' Perez out 4-6 weeks Royals' Perez out 4-6 weeks
- March 29, 2018

Less than a day before opening day, the Royals found out they will be without one of their star players. "I feel said. I've put a lot of work into this year and to be behind home plate tomorrow and I'm not going to be there", he said. And with the Royals short on big bats this season after the departure of Eric Hosmer, having a healthy Perez was going to be of utmost importance. He's also hit 20 or more home runs in the last three seasons. (more...)
LeBron on MVP Race: 'I would vote for me' LeBron on MVP Race: 'I would vote for me'
- March 29, 2018

It's hard to take away too much from a game where the effort and the execution was so bad. One of Wade's blocks on James came with just over eight minutes to go in the second quarter. James has won the award four previous times. Wade finished with four blocks, two of them from behind to thwart James, and afterward the close friends got together and laughed like always. (more...)
Magellan Financial ends Cricket Australia deal after ball-tampering scandal Magellan Financial ends Cricket Australia deal after ball-tampering scandal
- March 29, 2018

Factbox on deposed Australian vice-captain David Warner who was banned for 12 months by Cricket Australia on Wednesday for his part in the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa . It was expected that the investigation would find more players or coaching staff culpable. "The whole group is upset and we understand the enormity of it and the public perception". (more...)