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Great escape brings greater expectations for Andreescu

Great escape brings greater expectations for Andreescu

Bianca Andreescu of Canada hits a forehand against Irina-Camelia Begu of Romania (not pictured) in the first round of the Miami Open at Miami Open Tennis Complex. Auger-Aliassime beat No. 29 seed Ma...

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John Delaney: FAI Chief Executive to step down and assume different role

John Delaney: FAI Chief Executive to step down and assume different role

Delaney's new role will see him take responsibility for "a range of global matters and special projects on behalf of the FAI". FAI COO Rea Walshe has been appointed interim CEO, with the association...

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Saido Berahino revels in historic Burundi Afcon qualification

Saido Berahino revels in historic Burundi Afcon qualification

Ranked 138th in the world, Burundi - featuring Stoke City's Saido Berahino - are the third team set to make their debut at an expanded African Cup in Egypt in June and July. Burundi qualified by...

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Elvira takes two-shot lead into final round in Malaysia

Elvira takes two-shot lead into final round in Malaysia

As you heard one of the announcers say, players had been practicing this shot earlier in the week, but to see it done in tournament play and executed as well as Hend executed it is pretty wild. Hend b...

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Louisville Lands 7-Seed In East Region

Louisville Lands 7-Seed In East Region

You hear from a lot of experts on men's basketball, why not listen to a couple more? Preview: The Gophers (21-13) are vying for their first NCAA tournament victory since 2013 when they take on ...

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Ramos: Luis Enrique has a wonderful philosophy

Ramos: Luis Enrique has a wonderful philosophy

Winger Jesus Navas created several other early chances for his teammates on his first Spain appearance since March 2014, but Rodrigo headed over and Morata was denied by away goalkeeper Rune Ja...

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IPL 2019: Lasith Malinga to miss Mumbai Indians’ first six matches

IPL 2019: Lasith Malinga to miss Mumbai Indians’ first six matches

In the bowling department, the hosts bank on Jasprit Bumrah , Mitchell McClenaghan, Adam Milne, Jason Behrendorff and Mayank Markande. It's a battle between Delhi's batsmen and Mumbai's bowlers and...

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Wings, Howard close on extension

Wings, Howard close on extension

He is 19-20-5 this season, with a 3.05 goals-against average and.908 save percentage. Jeff Blashill has worked this season on the final year of his contract, but it appears his job security isn't an...

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IPL 2019: Pakistan bans broadcast of Indian Premier League

IPL 2019: Pakistan bans broadcast of Indian Premier League

The decision comes a month after DSport chose to stop the live coverage of the Pakistan Super League 2019 in India, in the wake of the Pulwama attack last month. Coverage of the Indian Premier League ...

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Mueller has released his report. What's next?

Mueller has released his report. What's next?

Following Mueller's submission of the report on Friday, Barr said he would review its contents and report back to key congressional lawmakers as early as this weekend. So has Representative Adam Sch...

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Serena withdraws from Miami Open due to injury

Serena withdraws from Miami Open due to injury

Serena Williams announced her withdrawal from the Miami Open on Saturday, citing a left knee injury. Serena Williams pulled out of her second event in succession on Saturday night when she scratche...

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EURO 2020 Qualifier Report: Belgium v Russian Federation 21 March 2019

EURO 2020 Qualifier Report: Belgium v Russian Federation 21 March 2019

However, the 26-year-old has no doubts over his abilities. Belgium led on 15 minutes when Timothy Castagne's pass fed Tielemans on the edge of the box and as Russia's defensive line opened up, t...

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March Madness: Maryland's Jalen Smith obliterates Dylan Windler on slam

March Madness: Maryland's Jalen Smith obliterates Dylan Windler on slam

LSU 79, YALE 74: In Jacksonville, Florida, Skylar Mays hit four free throws in the final 15 seconds to lift the Tigers. 55-53 LSU leads with 7:26, LSU no points in the last two minutes of play. F...

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Pecking order will become clearer after Bahrain - Red Bull

Pecking order will become clearer after Bahrain - Red Bull

Verstappen finished under two seconds behind Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes, and way ahead of Sebastian Vettel fo Ferrari in fourth, but Horner insists Red Bull's goal remains to catch these two tea...

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You can now bet on whether Zion Williamson posterizes Tacko Fall

You can now bet on whether Zion Williamson posterizes Tacko Fall

A nation should wait, sincerely, to see if Zion Williamson and Tacko Fall meet each other near the rim. So I'm just really happy for him. How Zion handles the size of Fall will be interesting, and...

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Michigan State Basketball: 5 takeaways from nail-biting win over Bradley

Michigan State Basketball: 5 takeaways from nail-biting win over Bradley

That's just $24 for the whole year or $2 per month! MI will play 10-seed Florida at 5:15 p.m., with a game will be on CBS . Over the past two games, Kenny Goins has been cold as ice. Another fi...

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Angels Officially Announce 12-Year Contract for Mike Trout

Angels Officially Announce 12-Year Contract for Mike Trout

Trout's allegiance to sports teams in Philadelphia, which are based about an hour south of his hometown of Millville, N.J., prompted fans on the East Coast to speculate that Trout wanted to play near...

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Leafs sign Petan to two-year extension

Leafs sign Petan to two-year extension

And they responded by scoring three consecutive goals, including Tavares and Marner scoring 1:50 apart, spanning the second intermission. "You never want to lose and obviously, the little slump we'v...

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Ja Morant Records First Triple-Double In NCAA Tournament Since Draymond Green

Ja Morant Records First Triple-Double In NCAA Tournament Since Draymond Green

Averaging a field goal percentage of just over 50 percent, Morant has taken the basketball world by storm so far this year and no one should be surprised if we see the same in his (likely) debut year ...

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Flyers, Blackhawks, Sabres and Lightning to open next season in Europe

Flyers, Blackhawks, Sabres and Lightning to open next season in Europe

That method doesn't quite work for us, so let's look at the next three . "It's crunch time right now, and we're just coming to the rink every day, just worrying about our group and everything going...

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Can Wofford make brash Kentucky star eat his words?

Can Wofford make brash Kentucky star eat his words?

It was the most 3-point attempts without a make by any player in an NCAA tournament game. That shot also gave Magee his 154th on the year - a career high. Washington watched from the bench Saturda...

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Colts add free agent, ex-Chiefs star Justin Houston to defensive line

Colts add free agent, ex-Chiefs star Justin Houston to defensive line

On Thursday evening news broke that the Indianapolis Colts had reached an agreement with former Kansas City Chiefs pass rusher Justin Houston . Houston battled through a hamstring issue last se...

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Hsieh shocks Osaka to reach Miami Open fourth round

Hsieh shocks Osaka to reach Miami Open fourth round

Serena Williams reacts as a ball hit by her opponent Rebecca Peterson is out of bounds during the Miami Open tennis tournament in Miami Gardens, Fla., on March 22, 2019. With two-handed groundstrokes...

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Casey fires 66 to grab share of Valspar lead

Casey fires 66 to grab share of Valspar lead

Defending champion Paul Casey fired a five-under par 66 to grab a share of the 36-hole lead alongside American Austin Cook at the PGA Tour's Valspar Championship on Friday. Casey put together an...

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Lakers asked Lonzo if Big Baller Brand shoes contributed to injuries

Lakers asked Lonzo if Big Baller Brand shoes contributed to injuries

Ball, who struggled as a sophomore before going down with a season-ending ankle injury on January 19th, averaged 9.9 points , 5.4 rebounds, and 5.3 assists per game for the Lakers while shooting 40...

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Bills sign former Seahawks safety Maurice Alexander as linebacker

Bills sign former Seahawks safety Maurice Alexander as linebacker

The Seahawks signed Alexander last March but he failed to make the 53-man roster during the initial cuts. Alexander took a free-agent visit with the Bills on Tuesday. He was resigned by Seattle one ...

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Mike Trout upstages Bryce Harper again

Mike Trout upstages Bryce Harper again

Trout had his chance, a chance so seldom offered in professional sports, to close out his career not only competing for championships as a sport's best player, but to do so in his hometown, and he ...

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Tyson Fury to fight Tom Schwarz in Las Vegas on 15 June

Tyson Fury to fight Tom Schwarz in Las Vegas on 15 June

The former three-belt champion climbed off the canvas to salvage a draw against WBC heavyweight king Deontay Wilder in December. Fury would be Schwarz' first world rated opponent. Joshua will fight ...

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Eagles Proposed Change To Dallas-Detroit Thanksgiving Tradition

Eagles Proposed Change To Dallas-Detroit Thanksgiving Tradition

The Philadelphia Eagles made a foolish proposal created to tear apart tradition and ruin families, trying to take away what is handily the most positive impression of Detroit football in the process...

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Basketball fans are trolling Virginia over shaky start against Gardner-Webb

Basketball fans are trolling Virginia over shaky start against Gardner-Webb

Shades of UMBC all over again? Virginia meets Gardner-Webb in a first-round NCAA tournament 2019 South Regional game on Friday in Columbia, S.C. "We're ready to put on a show so we can talk abou...

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Richard Pitino downplays distraction of facing Louisville

Richard Pitino downplays distraction of facing Louisville

The Louisville Cardinals are -4.5 point favorites over the Minnesota Golden Gophers in this game. The Gophers were given a 10 seed in the East region. The Pitino coaching bloodlines run stro...

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NCAA Men's NCAA Tournament East Region: #14 Yale vs. #3 LSU

NCAA Men's NCAA Tournament East Region: #14 Yale vs. #3 LSU

One down, five to go. In the end, LSU was able to put away the scrappy Bulldogs with some late free throws, defeating Yale 79-74 in the 1st round of the NCAA tournament. The key to the game for ...

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Scotland must show reaction after Kazakhstan loss

Scotland must show reaction after Kazakhstan loss

Russell and Scotland will look to rebound on Sunday against Group I minnows San Marino , who rank dead-last in the most recent Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings at No. But ...

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Naomi Osaka silent over ex-coach lawsuit as Miami Open begins

Naomi Osaka silent over ex-coach lawsuit as Miami Open begins

But something that she is willing to talk about is framing her identity through the lens of her character: Osaka's drive for self-improvement and deep-seated competitive nature. I grew up watching so ...

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Bruins sign 42-year-old Zdeno Chara to 1-year extension

Bruins sign 42-year-old Zdeno Chara to 1-year extension

The deal has a base salary of $2 million with $1.75 million in performance incentives, the team said. Chara is in the midst of his 13th season in Black and Gold. Despite his age, Chara remains one o...

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