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De La Hoya confirms Pacquiao-Matthysse fight in Kuala Lumpur De La Hoya confirms Pacquiao-Matthysse fight in Kuala Lumpur
- April 03, 2018

Matthysse (39-4 with 36 KOs) had won the WBA title by knocking out Thailand's Tewa Kiram in Los Angeles last January. The De La Hoya announcement appeared to clear lingering doubts about the contest taking place since the Filipino icon, victor of an unprecedented eight world titles in different weight divisions, first announced the contest last month . (more...)
Proteas grind Australia down at the Wanderers Proteas grind Australia down at the Wanderers
- April 03, 2018

The additions in the squad were openers Joe Burns and Matt Renshaw, who arrived in the country 48 hours before the start of the ongoing Test along with all-rounder Glenn Maxwell, after Steve Smith , David Warner and Cameron Bancroft were sent home for their part in the scandal. (more...)
Liverpool vs Manchester City: how and where to watch Liverpool vs Manchester City: how and where to watch
- April 03, 2018

Nobody feels better than each other, everybody is working hard for each other to get the win", the Dutch centre back added. Expect a parked bus in the visiting penalty area and perhaps a few hefty challenges, too. It came courtesy three goals in nine second-half minutes from Roberto Firmino , Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah, who have combined to score 75 goals in all competitions for Liverpool this season. (more...)
Boy found after fall into drain pipe at LA park Boy found after fall into drain pipe at LA park
- April 03, 2018

The workers were placing a surveillance camera in a maintenance hatch as rescue teams scoured miles of pipe when they found him. "As you can imagine, we're overwhelmed with joy", Scott said. after witnesses reported the fall. Jesse, 13, and his cousins found their way to an abandoned maintenance building on the northern edge of the park. (more...)
David De Gea 'Set to Sign' New Five-Year Manchester United Contract David De Gea 'Set to Sign' New Five-Year Manchester United Contract
- April 03, 2018

The deal, while not yet complete, is thought to be close, and should be announced before the 'keeper flies off to Russian Federation for the World Cup . With the Lion now off their books, Zlatan transferred to LA Galaxy after United crashed out of the Champions League and scored from 40 yards on his debut, of course, United will have freed up some cash on their wage bill in good time. (more...)
McKinney Heading to DL, Andujar to Get His Chance McKinney Heading to DL, Andujar to Get His Chance
- April 03, 2018

Even before the recent injuries the Yankees were already pretty banged up with Jacoby Ellsbury , Greg Bird and Clint Frazier all starting the season the DL. Blue Jays center fielder Kevin Pillar was 3-for-4 Sunday and is the only Blue Jays player to hit in all four games this season. The Braves needed help at the position as they have put Tyler Flowers on the 10-day disabled list because of an abdominal injury and Kurt Suzuki has a bruised right hand. (more...)
Trying to hold 4th place, Spurs host red-hot Rockets Trying to hold 4th place, Spurs host red-hot Rockets
- April 03, 2018

Otherwise, we're going to lose the advantage of what you worked for for 80 games, and it's scary times for us. Tyler Ulis led the team with 23 points on nine of 16 shooting, Josh Jackson added 18 points with five assists while Shaquille Harrison chipped in with 17 points and four assists off the bench. (more...)
South Africa 7 wickets away from 3-1 series win over Australia South Africa 7 wickets away from 3-1 series win over Australia
- April 03, 2018

On the penultimate day of his career Morkel put South Africa well on top when he trapped Joe Burns (42) leg before late on. Australia has three sessions left in the series for one of its batsmen to make a century or become the first baggy green side in 48 years to go an entire series without a player reaching triple figures. (more...)
Rodriguez to stay at Bayern for at least another year: Heynckes Rodriguez to stay at Bayern for at least another year: Heynckes
- April 03, 2018

The Colombian global joined the Bavarian side on a two-year loan deal last summer, and has already settled into life in the Bundesliga nicely having scored five goals and contributing nine assists in 18 Bundesliga appearances so far this season. (more...)
Hosts look to dominate Gold Coast Hosts look to dominate Gold Coast
- April 03, 2018

The Court was satisfied with Patil's explanation for vitamin injection but it ruled that the "no needle policy" in force at the Games Village has been breached and warned the doctor to "immediately familiarise himself" with the CGF policies. (more...)
People 'forgot' what Tiger Woods achieved, says Jason Day
- April 03, 2018

A little more crisp. "I'm starting to put the pieces together". With his back problems seemingly behind him, Woods is a genuine contender to claim his fifth green jacket and first since 2005 following top-five finishes in his last two starts at the Valspar Championship and Arnold Palmer Invitational. (more...)
Jim Mora Jr: UCLA's Josh Rosen 'needs to be challenged intellectually' Jim Mora Jr: UCLA's Josh Rosen 'needs to be challenged intellectually'
- April 03, 2018

Shortly thereafter, Rosen chimed with a tweet so brief and sharp, if his release is anywhere near as quick and crisp, some National Football League team will be very happy. "He'd come to the sidelines after a play and it was uncanny- he could right away say exactly why he made every decision". Rosen wasn't the only one who responded negatively to Mora's comments. (more...)
LeBron James Hits Crimson Tide With Infringement Letter LeBron James Hits Crimson Tide With Infringement Letter
- April 03, 2018

The clip shows coach Nike Saba and others talking in a barber-shop setting. Beyond the basketball court, LeBron James is invested in building and protecting his brand. The Shop has aired two episodes over the past 10 months or so and has reportedly filmed another. " 'Shop Talk " is clearly using the ideas, concepts and format previously created and exploited by Uninterrupted in connection with its program titled " The Shop , ' and Uninterrupted believes " Shop Talk " infringes the ... (more...)
Anthony Joshua rules out Parker rematch Anthony Joshua rules out Parker rematch
- April 03, 2018

He said: "We are really glad that Anthony Joshua said for the first time 'I will fight Deontay next.' and we believe he is a man of his word". Victory over Wilder in a fight mooted for London's Wembley Stadium in the northern summer would make Joshua the first undisputed world champion since Lennox Lewis in 2000. (more...)
Masters 2018: Bubba Watson says life, golf 'in the right spot' Masters 2018: Bubba Watson says life, golf 'in the right spot'
- April 03, 2018

McIlroy insists he is not weighed down by a fear of never winning the Masters , highlighting the fact Phil Mickelson won the tournament at the 12th attempt following a series of near-misses. It's kind of a two-sided coin; on one side of the coin, it's the easiest major to win from who you have to beat - there's only two dozen players who could theoretically win the tournament. (more...)
Anthony Joshua 243000 - 42000 Deontay Wilder: Staggering Anthony Joshua 243000 - 42000 Deontay Wilder: Staggering
- April 03, 2018

Joshua, who already had the WBA, IBF and IBO titles, told the 78,000-strong crowd to expect more such big nights in future. "It's just a case of if it happens next or if we fight (someone else) in the summer and then Wilder". Look at what we're doing over here. Kevin Barry this morning revealed he was "frustrated" by Joseph Parker's failure to implement a planned tactic to counter Anthony Joshua's huge reach advantage - the double jab. (more...)
Texans offseason workout dates announced Texans offseason workout dates announced
- April 03, 2018

The nine-week program is broken down into three phases per Article 21 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement. Starting on April 16 and continuing for two weeks, the facilities are open for players to return and workout with the team to work on strength and conditioning. (more...)
Cleaner finds needles at Commonwealth Games athletes' village Cleaner finds needles at Commonwealth Games athletes' village
- April 03, 2018

The CGF CEO David Grevemberg , confirmed the reports but did not divulge the name of the nation that has violated the no needle policy, which prohibits the administration of injections without strong medical support. "If analytical evidence indicates it's worth a follow-up, the CGF medical commission will follow procedures, set out in the anti-doping standard". After the hectic practice sessions at the Indian Squash Academy, the Indian team including Harinder Pal Sandhu, Vikram Malhotra, ... (more...)
Conte calls for patience after Chelsea defeat Conte calls for patience after Chelsea defeat
- April 03, 2018

Spurs went into the match with a five point lead over the Blues, knowing that a win would nearly assuredly clinch Champions League qualification with six games to play. Mauricio Pochettino's men registered a historic 3-1 at Stamford Bridge yesterday in the Premier League and also whacked Chelsea's hopes of making into Europe's biggest competition - UEFA Champions League next season. (more...)
West Bromwich Albion have chose to part ways with Alan Pardew West Bromwich Albion have chose to part ways with Alan Pardew
- April 02, 2018

Now assistant to Claude Puel at Midlands neighbours Leicester City - Appleton is widely understood to be under consideration, as West Brom contemplate their options with the Championship looming on the horizon. It seems to be becoming a more common occurrence these days for clubs to bring players back after previously selling or releasing them having not expected them to reach the level that they would go on to find during their careers. (more...)