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Juventus captain Buffon admits they're underdogs facing Real Madrid Juventus captain Buffon admits they're underdogs facing Real Madrid
- April 02, 2018

We will fight against Real Madrid with realism and ambition". "Wins like this send a signal". "We have to be very intelligent in knowing how to manage the match, because as I've said before, they have such technique, precision and accuracy - above all they're very fast, because we basically all have the technical qualities - but they're very fast and very accurate when they break". (more...)
Morkel stars in final Test as South Africa close on victory Morkel stars in final Test as South Africa close on victory
- April 02, 2018

South Africa finally called a close to their second innings on 344 for six, setting Australia a massive victory target of 612 runs. Handscomb and Shaun Marsh managed to put together an unbeaten 20-run partnership before bad light brought play to an end for the day. (more...)
Cleveland Indians vs. Seattle Mariners Matchup Cleveland Indians vs. Seattle Mariners Matchup
- April 02, 2018

He was acquired in a waiver claim from the Braves in October after making his major league debut with Atlanta last season. Dan Otero started the seventh in a 2-2 game by giving up a homer to Dee Gordon. Seattle recalled David Freitas so the club has two healthy catchers on the roster, but the majority of the playing time will likely fall to Mike Marjama, who received high praise for jumping into a hard situation on opening night and catching Felix Hernandez for the first time in a game. (more...)
Wenger still hungry to succeed -Bould Wenger still hungry to succeed -Bould
- April 02, 2018

But Wilshere stayed put and, after excelling in Arsenal's Europa League campaign, earned his spot in Wenger's Premier League side over the Christmas period. "He's trained. He trained yesterday but whether he will be involved at the weekend, I'm unsure". They need points, we need points, it's a tough game. (more...)
Ohtani makes Major League Baseball pitching debut Ohtani makes Major League Baseball pitching debut
- April 02, 2018

He allowed a three-run homer to Matt Chapman in the second inning. Ohtani collected his first major league hit in his first at-bat on Opening Day , when he was in the lineup as a DH. But the last players to start games both as a hitter and a pitcher in the first 10 games of a season were the Red Sox's Joe Bush and the Dodgers' Clarence Mitchell at the start of the 1920 season. (more...)
Tottenham achievements more impressive in Wembley season - Pochettino Tottenham achievements more impressive in Wembley season - Pochettino
- April 02, 2018

I'm so happy for him". He failed to make an impact in a 22-minute substitute appearance in the 1-0 win against the Netherlands and was then left on the bench for the 1-1 draw with Italy. But, I repeat, I'm not anxious about this". Arsenal remain 13 points outside the Premier League top four, but will host CSKA Moscow in the Europa League on Thursday with hopes of using Europa triumph as an entry point for Champions League football next season still very much in play. (more...)
Mohamed Salah's Liverpool hot streak propels him towards Premier League scoring records Mohamed Salah's Liverpool hot streak propels him towards Premier League scoring records
- April 02, 2018

Their last-16 tie in the Champions League saw them drawn against Porto and a superb 5-0 win in the first leg in Portugal saw them bury the tie before it really got going. "It is usual for us that we need to fight here, especially after a hard start, but it makes it more special at the end". "In specific moments, we are on a similar level but they do it much more consistent, that's why they have around 20 points more ". (more...)
Poulter trumps Hossler in play-off to earn Masters invite Poulter trumps Hossler in play-off to earn Masters invite
- April 02, 2018

Poulter was safely on the green as Hossler took his penalty drop, chipped onto the green and took two putts for a triple bogey. "To come here this week, I was exhausted, I was frustrated", said Poulter, who packed his bags after shooting 1 over on Thursday, assuming he would miss the cut. (more...)
Score a free Little Caesars pizza Monday because of March Madness upset Score a free Little Caesars pizza Monday because of March Madness upset
- April 02, 2018

It was a long shot, but besides coming away with a victory, the 16th seed in the NCAA tournament also earned the nation some free pizza. To make the most of it, our advice is to head to your local Little Caesars early. Limited to one (1) HOT-N-READY Lunch Combo per family (defined as parents, children, siblings, and spouse). The promotional offer does come with some terms and conditions - and orders must be placed by 1 p.m. (more...)
Klopp: Man City are favourites in Champions League quarter final Klopp: Man City are favourites in Champions League quarter final
- April 02, 2018

Guardiola has done the maths (six points; two wins, or just one against nearest rivals Unieted) and he knows that the Premier League trophy will return to the Etihad Stadium this month, barring an unprecedented collapse by his City team. (more...)
Max Holloway To Fight in Main Card at UFC 223ax
- April 02, 2018

Happy Easter To Everyone Out There, I Believe There Is A Silver Lining In This NightMare Of A Reality, Because This Isn't An April Fools. Ferguson (23-3 MMA, 13-1 UFC ) has released a statement on the knee injury which forced him to pull out of his planned lightweight title fight against Khabib Nurmagomedov (25-0 MMA, 9-0 UFC ) on Saturday. (more...)
Notre Dame Wins Women's College Basketball Title Notre Dame Wins Women's College Basketball Title
- April 02, 2018

It pushed Notre Dame past fellow No. 1 seed Mississippi State , 61-58, as the Fighting Irish earned their second NCAA championship 17 years to the day after winning their first. Arike Ogunbowale couldn't make a shot. Give the Irish credit for doing about as good a job as can be done on McCowan at this stage of her career. "It just felt right", said Ogunbowale, who scored 14 of her 18 points in the second half. (more...)
College 3-on-3 tournament schedule College 3-on-3 tournament schedule
- April 02, 2018

Jake Baughman is a sophomore recruited walk-on with the Loyola Ramblers in this weekend's Final Four. MI benefitted from three upsets within its region which allowed them to reach the final four without facing the first, second or fourth seeds of its region. (more...)
Solarte's HR carries Blue Jays past Yankees Solarte's HR carries Blue Jays past Yankees
- April 02, 2018

Until the eighth, Brandon Drury had delivered what was the big blow, crushing a two-run homer off Marcus Stroman in the third inning that pushed the Yankees' lead to 4-1. McKinney exited the game in the first inning after crashing into the left field wall on Donaldson's double. Justin Smoak leads the Blue Jays with four hits and two RBI while Kevin Pillar and Randal Grichuk have combined for five hits and two RBI. (more...)
Uehara shoots 1st-round 66 to sit in 2nd at ANA Inspiration Uehara shoots 1st-round 66 to sit in 2nd at ANA Inspiration
- April 01, 2018

But, wow, is it working for her. Jang left the LPGA Tour in the middle of last season to return home to spend more time with her mother, left alone when she and her father were away. She dropped another shot on the 16th, but played bogey-free golf over her final 11 holes, picking up six shots along the way. That kind of form is sure to give her confidence, and she is likely to either be spurred on by last year's debacle or buckle under the pressure it adds. (more...)
Man City one win from title, Salah saves Liverpool again Man City one win from title, Salah saves Liverpool again
- April 01, 2018

Liverpool's thrilling 2-1 win over Crystal Palace came at a steep cost, with Adam Lallana coming off injured bare minutes after his introduction in the second-half and Reds manager admitted the early prognosis didn't look good, prompting speculation that the midfielder's season could be over. (more...)
Chelsea vs Tottenham Preview Chelsea vs Tottenham Preview
- April 01, 2018

A win for Tottenham would all but secure their top four place and give Chelsea a massive task in their quest for Champions League football next season. Elsewhere, Willy Caballero plays in goal after Thibaut Courtois failed to overcome a hamstring injury in time for the derby encounter. Here at Chelsea , we have to fight until the end for every target we can achieve, and next year we have to be in the Champions League. (more...)
Brendan Rodgers: second treble would beat the last one Brendan Rodgers: second treble would beat the last one
- April 01, 2018

Rodgers said: "It was always going to be hard to recreate what we did previous year". "We are moving into a real exciting period with nine, hopefully 10 games left with the league and Scottish Cup games", said Rodgers. "Now we're expected to compete and win the Europa League". Both Scott Sinclair and Moussa Dembele, two key figures in Celtic's success last season have struggled to reach similar heights this time around. (more...)
Warriors' Patrick McCaw Stretchered Off Court After Injury in Kings Game Warriors' Patrick McCaw Stretchered Off Court After Injury in Kings Game
- April 01, 2018

McCaw stayed on the ground for about 10 minutes before being carried off the court. There was a scary scene in the Golden State Warriors' clash against Sacramento Kings involving Vince Carter and Pat McCaw. "I didn't see a replay", Kerr said. "Vince felt disgusting. He was out there next to him". Warriors coach Steve Kerr was visibly upset after McCaw's fall and was reportedly frustrated with Carter, as relayed by The Athletic. (more...)
Bale shines in Ronaldo's absence to scare Juventus Bale shines in Ronaldo's absence to scare Juventus
- April 01, 2018

The first leg takes place in Turin on Tuesday but Zidane insists his side can not afford to look beyond their trip to 18th-placed Las Palmas this weekend as they return to action after the worldwide break. "Talisman Cristiano Ronaldo is expected to be rested while Zidane confirmed captain Sergio Ramos and midfielder Isco have "niggles" and will therefore not travel to Gran Canaria". (more...)