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Ranchi Test: Marsh, Handscomb deny India 2-1 lead

Ranchi Test: Marsh, Handscomb deny India 2-1 lead

India now trail by 331 runs with 9 wickets in hand. Tensions threaten to bubble over again in Ranchi when it looked as though Glenn Maxwell and Steve Smith were mocking Kohli's injury. The final day started with Jadeja and UmeshYadav bowling in tandem, but Australian captain Steven Smith and opener Matt Renshaw put a price tag on their wickets and kept the Indianbowlers at bay. Read More

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Tipping Off: On to the second weekend of the NCAA Tournament

Tipping Off: On to the second weekend of the NCAA Tournament

Luckily, that was far from the case. "So that was one, and the other one I had was Villanova, which was the number one seed and defending champion and they lost Saturday, I was a ideal 2 for 2". The No.1 and No.2 seeds have been eliminated with defending champion Villanova and Duke losing in the Round of 32. That now leaves us with the Sweet 16 where there should be some fascinating matchups. Read More

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Martin O'Neill on the lenghtiest Ireland injury list of his reign

Martin O'Neill on the lenghtiest Ireland injury list of his reign

Lawrence will also miss the match due to a groin injury and has been replaced by Liverpool's Harry Wilson. Injuries to Ciaran Clark, Harry Arter, Paul McShane, Rob Elliot, David McGoldrick and Liam Kelly have ruled them out of the squad. He missed Bournemouth's 2-0 win against Swansea this evening with a thigh injury, and while it had been believed that the midfielder was just suffering from a minor knock, his manager Eddie Howe appears to have ruled him out of featuring in the upcoming ... Read More

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Manchester United move to 5th with win at Middlesbrough

Manchester United move to 5th with win at Middlesbrough

United boss Jose Mourinho has voiced his displeasure at the scheduling of top-flight games this season, with his side now facing the prospect of nine matches throughout April due to their involvement in the Europa League. I have matured, I am more peaceful. He is charged with bringing back the level of success that has been missing since Alex Ferguson left in 2014 and if he can manage that then he predicts a lengthy stay at club. Read More

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Dietmar Hamann states his prediction for Man City v Liverpool

City, who face Arsenal and Chelsea immediately after the worldwide break, need to continue playing their best football if they want to be there come the end of the season. I enjoyed it because it was two sides trying to win the game, trying to create chances. The result took Liverpool four points clear of fifth-placed Manchester United - which has played two games fewer - ahead of the worldwide break, and Milner was relieved not to have been left with a defeat to reflect on. Read More

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Marshawn Lynch to Raiders a likely scenario

Marshawn Lynch to Raiders a likely scenario

While Lynch hinted at a return on Twitter, we haven't heard anything more concrete until Peter King's Monday Morning Quarterback column. Ian Rapoport was up early, stoking the burning embers in our hearts, saying that sources close to Lynch say that a comeback is "realer than it's ever been" and if it happens, it will indeed only be for the Raiders . Read More

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Reports claim Wenger wants to stay on at Arsenal

Reports claim Wenger wants to stay on at Arsenal

He has two games in hand on fourth-placed Liverpool, but the defeat in the West Midlands was the fourth in its past five English Premier League games. The man has brought loads of trophies to the club and managed the team to go 49 unbeaten. Arsenal were second-best in every department on Saturday bar one - possession. Read More

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Rodgers and Celtic edge closer to title

Rodgers and Celtic edge closer to title

The Celtic star claimed his 12th goal of the season as the Parkhead side moved to within three points of sixth consecutive title with a 2-1 win in Dundee. "He's a big talent and he's only going one way, which is nice for Celtic and for Scotland", said Rodgers. And those elements of the game he has. "We have nine games left in the league. Read More

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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp makes Chelsea admission: Everton have impressed me too

At half-time, Liverpool were firmly on the back foot, unable to test City goalkeeper Willy Caballero with anything of note and Klopp must have given his players a talking to, for they were more dominant side as the second half started. Their 0-0 draw against Sunderland brought Sean Dyche's men their third away draw of the season, the Clarets having lost their remaining 12 games away from Turf Moor. Read More

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Masters my goal - Woods

Masters my goal - Woods

When asked by Strahan on the possibility of playing in the Masters, Woods said: "God, I hope so". It's meant so much to me in my life. "I need to get back physically", Woods said. Woods appeared on the show to promote his new book, " The 1997 Masters: My Story ", celebrating the 20th anniversary of his infamous performance at the event. Read More

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Doc Rivers: 'Not Cool' for Cavs to Rest Stars

Doc Rivers: 'Not Cool' for Cavs to Rest Stars

You guessed it - as Kyrie Irving was absolutely unconscious on his way to 46 points. James scored 32, dished out seven assists and grabbed six boards. As LeBron told reporters in LA of Magic's hiring: "I have nothing to do with the Lakers, so I have no reaction". As the league continues to search for new ways to prevent National Basketball Association fans from paying top dollar for a ticket only to have their favorite superstars sitting out for rest, Clippers head coach Doc Rivers ... Read More

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White House says Trump "didn't hear" repeated calls to shake Merkel's hand

Trump said he "very seldom" regrets anything he tweets , brushing off questions about his claims without evidence that his predecessor, Democrat Barack Obama, wiretapped him during last year's presidential campaign. Nunes said on " Fox News Sunday" that leaks to reporters about former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn were criminal and that his panel was probing whether other names were leaked. Read More

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Chelsea go 13 points clear with victory

Bournemouth achieved back-to-back wins for the first time in a year thanks to Benik Afobe's two strikes, with the first deflecting off Alfie Mawson. The England defender made amends in the 87th minute with a deserved victor and, after Phil Bardsley had been sent off for Stoke in added time, Conte celebrated with his staff on the touchline as Chelsea moved on to 69 points, leaving all the pressure on their nearest pursuers who play on Sunday. Read More

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Jimi Manuwa explains unexpected call-out of David Haye after UFC London triumph

Jimi Manuwa explains unexpected call-out of David Haye after UFC London triumph

Manuwa immediately called out the victor of the upcoming light-heavyweight title fight between Daniel Cormier and Anthony "Rumble" Johnson - before mentioning a boxing match against fellow Londoner David Haye. "I will be fighting the elite fighters of the world, and we'll see what happens". With talk intensifying of the most lucrative combat sports spectacle of all time coming to fruition, who can blame fighters from both boxing and MMA for trying to hype up potential cross-sport clashes ... Read More

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Serie A: AC Milan livid after Juventus win with stoppage time penalty

Serie A: AC Milan livid after Juventus win with stoppage time penalty

Medhi Benatia struck inside 30 minutes for Juventus as he intercepted a Milan counter attack, completing a series of one-twos before burying the ball in the back of the net. Juve pulled 11 points clear of second-placed AS Roma. The Swiss global attempted to cross the ball into the box only for Milan defender Leonel Vangioni to be adjudged to have produced a handball, thus setting up Dybala's match-winning spot-kick. Read More

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Harden on fire as Rockets down Cavaliers

Harden on fire as Rockets down Cavaliers

Going small paid off on the offensive end as well, but not in the way you might expect. Avery Bradley didn't quite know if the Celtics were playing that good or Chicago was as poor as it looked. "I think the coaching staff did a really good job of helping us fix the culture of what we had past year", Harden said before the game. The Indiana Pacers meanwhile maintained their playoff drive with a hard-earned 102-98 win over the Miami Heat, Paul George steering them to victory in a tense ... Read More

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Bayern move further ahead in Bundesliga

Bayern move further ahead in Bundesliga

Carlo Ancelotti's men continued with their clinical chance conversion after the restart as Lewandowski sealed his brace to score his 21st goal of the season putting the result beyond doubt in the 55th minute. Gomez, who played under Jonker in his five games as interim coach at Bayern, has 11 goals in seven games with the Dutchman in charge. Despite the defeat, Dortmund stay on third place whereas Berlin continue on fifth place of the standings. Read More

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Niners GM: Door for Colin Kaepernick return still open

Niners GM: Door for Colin Kaepernick return still open

The New York Jets are meeting with Josh McCown. Lee said it "Smells MAD Fishy To Me, Stinks To The High Heavens" that Kaepernick, who opted out of his San Francisco 49ers contract, still doesn't have a job. They are not fans of what Kaepernick has done that is why no one is reaching out to him. "They think showing no interest is a form of punishment". The football reasons are undeniable; at the quarterback position, the supply doesn't meet demand - especially given the trade demands of ... Read More

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Cummins strikes pull India back, Pujara firm

This session has belonged to these two so far and India desperately need a couple of breakthroughs to make a comeback in the match. The wicket fooled everyone, a beauty wearing the skin of a beast. Ranchi: Australia have passed a searching examination of their mettle by overcoming India's spin masters on Ranchi's so called craters of doom to secure a backs to the wall draw in the third Test. Read More

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California waiter fired for asking customers to prove residency

California waiter fired for asking customers to prove residency

A waiter at a Huntington Beach restaurant was sacked after asking some diners for not only identification, but proof of residency. The friends were baffled by the blatant racism and were not sure if the employee was joking at first. We are deeply saddened by this guest's experience and have made the decision to terminate the employee in question. The manager told them they could sit in a separate section and offered them his business card, but they refused and left the establishment. Read More

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Pep: 'One of the happiest days in my life as boss'

Pep: 'One of the happiest days in my life as boss'

The City manager was effusive in his praise of John Stones after one of the defender's better performances. "I am delighted to have him". Pep Guardiola had come in for criticism after City's 3-1 loss at Stade Louis II, but his side will approach back-to-back trips to Arsenal and Chelsea on the back of a seven-game unbeaten run in the league. Read More

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Haskell backs England rugby to be better for Dublin 'dry run'

Haskell backs England rugby to be better for Dublin 'dry run'

Jones has previously asserted that his side were not afraid to lose and suggested it was a necessary step to take as they build towards becoming the No1 side on the planet and winning the 2019 World Cup in Japan. "Not many teams have a 90% record, but we have a pretty good average: Don Bradman had a zero in his final Test". Six years ago England travelled to Dublin intent on claiming the Grand Slam under Martin Johnson, only to be crushed 24-8. Read More

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Three phones Dhoni lost in hotel fire found

Three phones Dhoni lost in hotel fire found

Dhoni, along with his Jharkhand cricket team, had on Friday escaped unhurt after the fire broke out at a five star hotel in Dwarka. "My three phones - an iPhone 6 plus, a Reliance LYF and a new Lava phone - were missing from my room". However, police recovered the phones and arrested the cell phone thief. Delhi Police chief spokesperson, Dependra Pathak, however, said they have not given a clean chit to the firefighter and will be verifying his claims before taking any action. Read More

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Ranchi Test: Pujara strikes third career Test double century on day 4

But Pujara, who scored a sublime 202 along with Saha's 117, was up to the task and used the classic retort to the touring tearaway when he was confronted on day four. LUNCH: Australia were slowly looking to go wicketless in that morning session. The Saurashtra right-hander hit 21 boundaries in his third Test double hundred adding a record 199 runs for the seventh wicket stand which could well prove to be a game-changer. Read More

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Klopp confident in Firmino recovery for City clash

Klopp confident in Firmino recovery for City clash

Liverpool headed into this weekend's round of fixtures in fourth place in the Premier League table as Jurgen Klopp aims to steer the Reds into the Champions League for next season. The result took Liverpool four points clear of fifth-placed Manchester United - which has played two games fewer - ahead of the worldwide break, and Milner was relieved not to have been left with a defeat to reflect on. Read More

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Australia lose Smith and Renshaw, India sense victory

The 29-year-old - whose top Test score is 206 not out against England in 2012 - got to his double century with a flick to square leg off Nathan Lyon. "Once the ball gets a little bit softer it plays really well". So the batsmen will keep it in mind tomorrow. Pujara was very impressive today. While India made the Ranchi pitch resemble a batsman's paradise, with only one left-hander in their lineup they were not in as much peril to the scuff created by the bowlers. Read More

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Antoine Griezmann discusses his plans for the future

Antoine Griezmann discusses his plans for the future

Atletico Madrid comfortably beat third-placed Sevilla to move within two points of Jorge Sampaoli's side. The striker, 32, was taken to hospital where he was later given the all-clear. Iago Aspas scored in the 74th as Celta Vigo won a regional derby at Deportivo La Coruna. Elsewhere, Sporting Gijon gave themselves hope of beating the drop after coming from a goal down to emerge 3-1 victors against fellow strugglers Granada at El Molinon. Read More

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Werner earns maiden Germany call-up, swansong for Podolski

Werner earns maiden Germany call-up, swansong for Podolski

Werner finds himself at the opposite end of his career at the highest level and will hope to build on an impressive return of 14 goals in 23 top-flight appearances for surprise high-flyers Leipzig. "It is great to bid goodbye to Lukas in this framework. I assume that it will be full of atmosphere". The German football association (DFB) unveiled Germany's squad for the friendly against England in Dortmund and the World Cup qualifier against Azerbaijan in Baku in a statement posed in its ... Read More

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Miami Heat G Dion Waiters injures ankle vs. Minnesota Timberwolves

Miami Heat G Dion Waiters injures ankle vs. Minnesota Timberwolves

The team has listed Waiters as out for Sunday's contest with a sprained left ankle injury that was suffered during Friday night's game against the Timberwolves . He made all six of his shots in the quarter, including a dunk in traffic and a soaring tip-in. It didn't matter. As they've done consistently since mid-January, the Heat players overcame adversity and dominated the fourth quarter. Read More

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