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Sign or be sold, Everton boss tells Barkley

Sign or be sold, Everton boss tells Barkley

And Lukaku assured the result three minutes before the hour-mark, volleying home from close range from a Mirallas corner to score his 23rd league goal of the season. The team selection was to get three points, it was more about squad rotation rather than anything else. "Ultimately we were done by two set plays which is disappointing from our point of view as a team because we're usually very, very good on that". Read More

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Garcia wins the Masters, ends drought at the majors

Garcia has been the runner up at a major four times in his career. "But you know, I really feel like this is a tournament that I can still go on to win", he said. Again, everyone knows that the Masters doesn't start until the back nine on Sunday, and after Sergio hit his drive right on the par-4 10th hole and had a very hard shot that ran off the green he dropped a shot with a bogey giving Rose sole possession of the lead. Read More

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Germany: Pregame blasts rock soccer team bus; player injured

Police said the explosions occurred shortly past 7 p.m. Defender Marc Bartra, a Spain global, was injured and taken to hospital after a window on the bus was damaged. Watzke explained what happened from the point of view of the Dortmund players, with the explosions occurring in the Hochsten area of the city. "I was sitting in the back row next to Marc Bartra, who was hit by fragments of the broken window". Read More

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Sergio Garcia wins hearts and 81st Augusta Masters

Sergio Garcia wins hearts and 81st Augusta Masters

Garcia has been playing the game competitively for two decades, but had yet to breakthrough on the main stage, finishing runner-up in other majors four times. Rose felt the turning point came on the 13th, when he held a two-shot lead and saw Garcia's pulled drive end up beneath an azalea bush. Sergio looked like he was going to have a disaster at 13 and then gets out of it with par. Read More

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'What would Arnie do?': Jordan Spieth's question before big Masters shot

'What would Arnie do?': Jordan Spieth's question before big Masters shot

The two-time Utah State Amateur victor finished the front nine with back-to-back birdies to shoot even-par 36 going into his final turn, and his approach shot on the 13th hole trickled set up an eagle putt to go below par. "It came down to the back nine on Sunday here, which is what this tournament is famous for". He is now just two strokes off the lead. Sergio Garcia received the kind of break that allowed him to wonder if maybe the golfing gods are finally on his side after all these ... Read More

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Augusta Masters: Garcia, Pieters, Hoffman, Fowler share lead

That group includes world No. 2 Rory McIlroy , who was only five shots behind despite not shooting under par either of the first two rounds. Former champions Adam Scott and Charles Schwartzel are three and four shots back, respectively. So you do have to calm yourself down, not get ahead of yourself, take some nice, deep breaths. "So you've just got to roll with it and realize that sometimes you're going to get good breaks, like has happened to me a few times this week, and sometimes you're ... Read More

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Nicklaus points to lucky 13 for Garcia

Nicklaus points to lucky 13 for Garcia

All that mattered was Garcia and Rose, who delivered a final hour as compelling as any at the Masters and a champion who began to wonder if he would ever win a major. The 37-year-old triumphed over his rival by circling the ball into the hole in his first putt attempt and instantly dropped to his knees to celebrate the win. Read More

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Sergio Garcia Holds Off Justin Rose To Win Masters

This was the famous scissor kick major at Medinah when we all thought Garcia was going to win 10 of these things. He tied for fourth with Thomas Pieters, who ran off four birdies on the back nine. Open a decade ago. He lost a three-shot lead in the final round at Carnoustie in the 2007 British Open, and after losing in a playoff to Padraig Harrington, he said he was playing against "more than the field", intimating that somehow, the golfing gods were out to get him, too. Read More

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Cubs 11, Brewers 6: Chicago compiles 17 hits

Cubs 11, Brewers 6: Chicago compiles 17 hits

But stake him to a four-run lead in the first inning, as his Chicago Cubs did Sunday against the Milwaukee Brewers, and he is almost impossible to beat. I still have a good feel for everything. But it shows you what can happen when you put the ball in play. He had a welt around his left eye as he walked off the field accompanied by manager Joe Maddon . Read More

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Pressure on Maple Leafs in final weekend of National Hockey League season

Boston Bruins head coach Bruce Cassidy talks to his players during the third period of their 3-1 loss to the Washington Capitals in an NHL hockey game in Boston, Saturday, April 8, 2017. There's been moments where we've got a good thing going, we're all committed to working towards the same goal and it's a good feeling". If you were writing a script for how this game would play out for the 'same-old Leafs,' a goal from former Leaf Phil Kessel , a Bryan McCabe/Dave Ellett-esque own-goal ... Read More

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Davies looks to rebound in 2nd start as Brewers host Cubs

Davies looks to rebound in 2nd start as Brewers host Cubs

A condom balloon delayed play during the Major League Baseball meeting between the Milwaukee Brewers and the Chicago Cubs on Sunday . Arrieta was dominant in his first start of the season in St. "He was really on top of his game, " manager Joe Maddon said. Told today was 1 yr anniversary of Schwarber injury, #Cubs Baez said: "That's insane. Read More

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A long, tearful road to a major for Sergio Garcia

Jordan Spieth and Rickie Fowler , paired in the penultimate group, fell all the way down into a tie for 11th. Spain's Garcia won at the first extra hole to claim victory in his 74th major appearance, emulating the late Ballesteros on what would have been the two-time Masters winner's 60th birthday and Olazabal, who second Masters title came in 1999, the year Garcia made his debut in the tournament as an amateur. Read More

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It's now Ronaldo airport in Madeira, not everyone happy with his bust

It's now Ronaldo airport in Madeira, not everyone happy with his bust

Cristiano Ronaldo has scored on his emotional return home but Portugal squandered a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 to Sweden in an worldwide friendly on Tuesday (Wednesday AEDT). An worldwide soccer superstar, blessed with good looks and a golden foot, Ronaldo indisputably stands as one of the greatest to take the pitch. Last year, vandals painted Lionel Messi's name and jersey number on Ronaldo's statue after Messi received the world player prize. Read More

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Xavier basketball player Bluiett arrested on marijuana possession charge

Xavier basketball player Bluiett arrested on marijuana possession charge

A statement from the Carmel Police Department said Bluiett was stopped for allegedly driving 75 miles per hour in a 55-mph zone and failing to signal a lane change. NBADraft.net's latest mock draft has Bluiett going late in the second round (No. 56 to Brooklyn). I've been an agent for 22 years and 22 years ago, it was a death nail.it was over with, you got the scarlet letter and that was the end of it. Read More

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Barcelona offer support for Lionel Messi after 'unjust' Argentina ban

Barcelona offer support for Lionel Messi after 'unjust' Argentina ban

For Argentina , the result piled on the misery after news that star attacker Lionel Messi would be suspended for four of their five remaining World Cup qualifiers, including Tuesday's match in La Paz. Football's world governing body intervened after the incident was not initially reported by Brazilian referee Sandro Ricci after Argentina beat Chile 1-0 in Buenos Aires on Thursday. Read More

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Sergio Garcia confident of more glory after Masters triumph

Sergio Garcia confident of more glory after Masters triumph

He overcame a two-shot deficit against Justin Rose and won on the first hole of a sudden-death playoff. Deadlocked at nine-under par as they reached the 72nd regulation tournament hole, both drove into the fairway. Rose ended up bogeying the hole, while Garcia notched a birdie. Can Garcia repeat next April or will somebody new win their first Green Jacket like he did on Sunday? Not since 1998 have the last two players on the course gone to the 18th tied for the lead, and both had their ... Read More

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Celtics close in on No. 1 seed

The Celtics finish up the season at home against the hot Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday, while Cleveland hosts the third seed Raptors. "Even trying to finish the season as the No. The Nets shot just 3 of 21 in the first quarter and 9 of 23 in the second. Before getting some help from Miami, the Celtics wrapped up the franchise's first Atlantic Division title since the 2011-12 season. Read More

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Explosion near Dortmund team bus, one injured

Explosion near Dortmund team bus, one injured

Longer-term absentees André Schürrle, Erik Durm and Mario Götze are still out. "It's complicated. There are a lot of things we have to deal with", said Tuchel ahead of the clash at Dortmund's imposing Signal Iduna Park. Dortmund are not short of firepower themselves. With Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang leading the way and US rising star Christian Pulisic in the fold as well, Dortmund will hope to replicate its earlier success in the competition in the home leg. Read More

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QB Chad Kelly has surgery on wrist, can't throw for 3 months

QB Chad Kelly has surgery on wrist, can't throw for 3 months

This obviously clouds his evaluation, an evaluation that was not clear in the first place. Obviously, this is a big blow to the QB, as evaluators won't get a chance to see him throw before the draft (April 27-29 in Philaelphia). NFL.com analyst Daniel Jeremiah projected Kelly as a seventh-round pick after he sustained the knee injury. But his final college season ended with a torn ACL and lateral meniscus suffered November 5, and Kelly wasn't invited to the NFL Scouting Combine due to past ... Read More

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Argentina sack coach Bauza, line up Sevilla's Sampaoli

Argentina sack coach Bauza, line up Sevilla's Sampaoli

He did not say who Bauza's replacement would be , but revealed that more details would be given at a news conference for Tuesday at 22:30 GMT at the AFA. leader's rocky relations with Mexico. The top four in the 10-nation group go through to the 2018 finals, while the fifth-placed country qualifies for a playoff against a team from Oceania. Read More

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Masters Tournament: Sergio Garcia wins first career major, at last

There was the evidence that he lost the verve and joy that once defined him. Garcia became the third Spaniard in a green jacket, winning on what would have been the 60th birthday of the late Seve Ballesteros. Garcia, who has complained over the years that the golf gods were out to get him, got some gratuitous breaks this week, none more important than in the third round at the 13th - there's that hole again. Read More

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Lexus Unveils F Sport Line for LS 500

Lexus Unveils F Sport Line for LS 500

Available for both the twin-turbo'd LS 500 and the eco-friendly LS 500h, the F Sport treatment ups the visual ante with what can only be described as a dramatic rendition of the spindle grille. The driver faces a special F SPORT steering wheel as well as a speedometer and tachometer in a movable meter with a ring that slides to display information-a design adapted from the limited-production Lexus LFA supercar and a further expression of the car's dynamic intentions. Read More

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Kerber downs Watson in Monterrey quarter-final

Kerber downs Watson in Monterrey quarter-final

The world No 1 won 6-4 6-4, breaking serve once in each set to clinch victory in 85 minutes and book her spot in the semi-finals of the hard court event. "I've played against Carla a lot of times before, and we always have tough battles", Kerber said. The Russian received a medical timeout in her semifinal match just because of this potential injury, and it looks to play a major factor in this match considering her tight schedule in recent months. Read More

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Hamilton lauds Verstappen, wants Red Bull fight

Hamilton lauds Verstappen, wants Red Bull fight

Hamilton lauded the work of his entire team in the post-race press conference. Hamilton started from pole position, but the conditions were a bit of a lottery for all the drivers with the track damp in patches but drying quickly. "I've said it before, on a hard day in hard conditions there is nobody else I would like to have in the vehicle". It was a mad dash to the first turn in Shanghai with a lot of vehicle shuffling positions. Read More

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Monday night national game highlights Cleveland Browns 2017 preseason schedule

Monday night national game highlights Cleveland Browns 2017 preseason schedule

All four games can be seen on WBZ-TV, your home for the Patriots Preseason and flagship station of the defending champs. No times or dates were set - just the order and locations of games. The Chargers lead the all-time preseason series 4-2. Denver owns a 137-120 (.533) all-time record in the preseason and has registered at least a.500 record in the preseason during 19 of the last 21 years. Read More

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Yankees worth big league-high $3.7 billion

Yankees worth big league-high $3.7 billion

Forbes said Tuesday it estimates the Yankees are worth $3.7 billion, up 9 percent from a year ago. On the west coast, the Los Angeles Dodgers are the next most valuable franchise with a value of $2.75 billion. The M's are listed at $1.4 billion, the same valuation they were officially sold to John Stanton's group last August, including Root Sports That's an increase of 14% from the prior year. Read More

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Rowe out as Panthers head coach; Tallon named general manager

Rowe out as Panthers head coach; Tallon named general manager

SUNRISE, Florida - Dale Tallon has his GM title back and Tom Rowe , as expected, is out as head coach of the Florida Panthers. Panthers team president Matthew Caldwell disputed the notion that Tallon was "pushed aside" during the front-office reshuffling past year that led to Rowe taking the general manager's job and the promotions of Eric Joyce and Steve Werier as Rowe's assistants. Read More

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Former Foxes Favourite Emile Heskey Claims Leicester Can Win the Champions League

Meanwhile The Foxes, who suffered a 4-2 defeat to the hands of Everton on Sunday afternoon, fought off fellow Spanish club Sevilla in the previous round to become the last Premier League side standing in this term's Champions League . He added: " Leicester's European history isn't exactly extensive, but the games they have played we do know about". But the Colombian has answered his critics and has gotten back to his very best with his performances this season. Read More

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