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Rory McIlroy Criticises Honourable Company at Muirfield

Rory McIlroy Criticises Honourable Company at Muirfield

In this day and age, where you've got women that are like the leaders of certain industries and women that are heads of state and not able to join a golf course? The Royal and Ancient Golf Club at St. "I just don't get it", added McIlroy, who is targeting a career grand slam of all four majors at the Masters early next month. Reportedly, the decision comes after the club lost out on a chance to host the "prestigious" Open Championship. Read More

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Modi's Vision at Risk in Uttar Pradesh

Amid criticism over the BJP going for Hindutva hardliner Yogi Adityanath as the Uttar Pradesh chief minister, Naidu said it was the legislators who decided on the leader and that is the system in the party. The 44-year-old Adityanath has won the parliamentary seat from Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh since 1998. Defending Adityanath's appointment, M Venkaiah Naidu, a senior BJP cabinet minister, said it was "very unfair" to criticize the new chief minister without giving him a ... Read More

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Neymar: 'I admire Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool'

Neymar: 'I admire Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool'

The west London side have enjoyed a dramatic turnaround in form following Conte's appointment in the summer, with the Blues having slumped to a 10th-placed finish last season. And who knows, someday, I would like to play at it, yes. These are coaches any player would like to play for. "I find it quite freakish that the prize for getting into the Champions League and that's what Arsenal are battling for - and at the moment they're not going to get there - but that's what they're going for and ... Read More

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Sweet 16 set after two more big upsets

Sweet 16 set after two more big upsets

Coach Sean Miller, steaming toward his first Final Four , is known for his pack-line defense, but he also has elite scorers in guard Allonzo Trier (17.1 ppg) and 7-footer Lauri Markkanen (15.8), who are hot at the right time. I'm disappointed that we didn't win tonight. "And so as a result, I told everybody, 'Just wait'". It was never really that important. "You guys seem to get a theme, whether it's good or bad". Read More

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Bastian Schweinsteiger: Chicago Fire say they have signed Manchester United midfielder

Bastian Schweinsteiger: Chicago Fire say they have signed Manchester United midfielder

The former Germany World Cup victor has been allowed to leave Manchester United , whose coach Jose Mourinho has largely frozen him out since the Portuguese arrived at the club past year. "The conversation was so spontaneous, so natural and so inspiring for both sides", he said. Schweinsteiger has contributed next to nothing at United, but with crucial games now coming thick and fast for the Reds as they seek success on two fronts, reducing the numbers in midfield may come back to haunt ... Read More

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South Carolina Stuns Duke

South Carolina Stuns Duke

Duke would briefly reclaim a two-point lead a few minutes later, but a three-point play from PJ Dozier at the 12:03 mark gave the Gamecocks a lead they would never relinquish. But South Carolina - which entered the tournament on a low note - had other ideas. The game was in Greenville, S.C., meaning that there wasn't a shortage of Gamecock fans in the building. Read More

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SC upsets Duke to earn Sweet 16 bid

SC upsets Duke to earn Sweet 16 bid

Ranked 306 nationally in effective field goal percentage entering the game, it didn't have the profile of a team prepared to make a comeback against a talented team like Duke. SC is enjoying a coming out party in Frank Martin's fifth year in Columbia. It impacted Allen as well, as he averaged just 14.3 points and 3.8 rebounds per game this season, numbers down from 21.6 and 4.6 previous year. Read More

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Neymar: "One day I would like to play in the Premier League"

However, there are still plenty of years remaining for Neymar to move to England having just turned 25. 'I like the playing style and the teams. "And who knows, someday, I would like to play at it, yes", Neymar told The Sun . Scroll through the gallery at the top of the page to see The Independent's Premier League team of the week. The interview came in the background of Leicester City cruising into the Champions League . Read More

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NCAA Tournament scores 2017: Gonzaga downs Northwestern 79-73 in Second Round

NCAA Tournament scores 2017: Gonzaga downs Northwestern 79-73 in Second Round

Northwestern's run in the NCAA Tournament came to an abrupt halt against top-seeded Gonzaga when the Wildcats' second-half rally came up short. It was Northwestern's first taste of the NCAA Tournament and controversy all in one weekend. "I honestly can't really remember". Zags coach Mark Few wasn't pinning the win on that single turn of events. There he stood , just 18 years old, on the line at "The World's Most Famous Arena". Read More

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Didi Gregorius leaves WBC after suffering shoulder injury 1

Didi Gregorius leaves WBC after suffering shoulder injury 1

If Gregorius injury is serious, then the Yankees must decide on a starting shortstop. "If he is going to be a DL, we've got a lot more to discuss than maybe what we thought we had to discuss", Girardi said. "It's obviously not what you want to hear, but hopefully it's something short", Girardi said. Starlin Castro: The almost 27-year-old second baseman said he'd be willing to switch to short if asked. Read More

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England suffer injury blow ahead of Germany clash

England suffer injury blow ahead of Germany clash

The 28-year-old was left out of Gareth Southgate's most recent England squad, despite good form this season. "It looks like Michail won't be able to go with the England squad", said Bilic. The 26 year old featured in the full 90 minutes of the Hammers 3-2 defeat to defending Premier League Champions Leicester City but manager SlavenBilic revealed after the match that he had picked up an injury. Read More

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Matthew Tkachuk to have hearing with Player Safety

Matthew Tkachuk to have hearing with Player Safety

The Kings got goals from Dustin Brown and Nic Dowd. "To be a rookie and play like that is a little surprising". With time to perform any number of evasive or defensive manoeuvres, Tkachuk instead takes his bottom hand off of his stick and throws an elbow into Doughty in a way that can not be considered inadvertent, reflexive or defensive. Read More

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Stanton's Homer, Jones' Leap Carry US Into WBC Semifinals

Stanton's Homer, Jones' Leap Carry US Into WBC Semifinals

Puerto Rico on Friday defeated the U.S. 6-5 at the World Baseball Classic (WBC) to punch their ticket to the semi-finals and keep their unbeaten streak intact. 8 hitter, naturally - and their bullpen to a 6-3 win over the Dominican Republic in a loser-goes-home finale in Pool F. After being down 2-0 after the first inning, Tigers second basemen Ian Kinsler had an RBI ground out in the third. Read More

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LSU to hire VCU's Will Wade as head coach, according to report

LSU to hire VCU's Will Wade as head coach, according to report

He was 51-20 in his two years at VCU, making the NCAA tournament both times and winning a share of the Atlantic 10 conference title in his first season. After failing to meet expectation in the 2015-16 season, the Tigers sunk to a new low this past season, going just 10-21, which included a school-record 15-game losing streak and a miserable 2-14 record against SEC opponents. Read More

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Omri Casspi signs with Timberwolves

Omri Casspi signs with Timberwolves

The deal will cover the remainder of the season and does not carry over into next season, according to the person who spoke on condition of anonymity because the team has not officially announced the deal. Casspi instantly provides Minnesota's bench with an elite perimeter shooting presence to pair with athletic slashers Kris Dunn and Shabazz Muhammad. Read More

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Spike Lee to Jets: Sign Colin Kaepernick!

Spike Lee to Jets: Sign Colin Kaepernick!

Kaepernick's actions damaged the image of the franchise and made the team lose a number of fans. Look At The QB's Of All 32 Teams. John Lynch, San Francisco's general manager and a former player himself, said re-signing Kaepernick is a long shot after the team signed two new quarterbacks, the San Jose Mercury News reported . Read More

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Willy agrees with Guardiola on 'magnificent' City

Sergio Aguero's 69th-minute equaliser meant City emerged with a point from Sunday's ding-dong battle with Liverpool , but Guardiola said his forwards' lack of ruthlessness was holding the team back. Possibly the best opportunity fell to Aguero in injury time, but he volleyed over from close range. Chelsea are seemingly running away with the title, so the objective for City and Liverpool is to finish in the top four. Read More

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Federation Internationale de Football Association slams referee with lifetime ban after 'unlawfully influencing' World Cup qualifier

Federation Internationale de Football Association slams referee with lifetime ban after 'unlawfully influencing' World Cup qualifier

The hosts won the match 2-1 and were given a highly controversial penalty. Replays clearly showed the ball struck Koulibaly's knee and then dropped to the ground. Senegal match in question will be provided once the decision becomes final and binding ". "FIFA follows a zero-tolerance policy on match manipulation and is committed to protecting the integrity of football". Read More

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Dallas Cowboys Re-Sign Backup Quarterback Kellen Moore

Dallas Cowboys Re-Sign Backup Quarterback Kellen Moore

After a few weeks on the free agent market, Kellen Moore is sticking with the Dallas Cowboys. Moore, Romo and Prescott are now on the Cowboys' roster, though Romo is expected to be traded or released . 2 quarterback this past fall, but he spent the entire season on the injured reserve list after he broke his leg in during training camp in August. With Dallas looking to find a reliable backup to second-year starter Dak Prescott, team owner Jerry Jones deemed Moore a ideal fit. Read More

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OR getting huge lift from Tyler Dorsey at the best possible time

OR getting huge lift from Tyler Dorsey at the best possible time

Dillon Brooks isn't the only OR player with a knack for late-game magic. After jumping out to an early lead, the Ducks fell behind the Rams, trailing by eight at the break and by as many as ten in the second half. Matthews. At 4:51 Brooks canned a 3-pointer giving the Ducks a 68-66 lead but the drama wasn't over yet. The Ducks needed every bit of it as they trailed by as many as 11 points in the second half. Read More

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Doc Rivers says National Basketball Association needs to address 'back-to-back' scheduling

Here are five takeaways from the Lakers' 125-120 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers. He referred to Thursday night's game against Utah when Irving had to leave the game with knee soreness. Their 31 points in the first half was also a season low. The Los Angeles Lakers are fully committed to player development over the final dozen games of the regular season, and experimenting with D'Angelo Russell's role appears to be next in store. Read More

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Former Arkansas RB Knile Davis signs with Steelers

Former Arkansas RB Knile Davis signs with Steelers

The Steelers added depth at running back when they signed free agent Knile Davis on Monday. He was then re-signed by the Chiefs. Davis was utilized in the kickoff return game for the Chiefs, and in the 2015 AFC Wild Card game he returned the opening kickoff 106 yards for a touchdown against the Houston Texans. Read More

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Mets to assign Tebow to low Class-A

Mets to assign Tebow to low Class-A

Columbia competes in the South Atlantic League, and the average age of pitchers in the league previous year was 22. However, Alderson is adamant Tebow being with the Mets is not a publicity stunt. The former Heisman Trophy victor was blasting home runs over the wall during spring training, but that power hasn't exactly manifested itself during games at the plate. Read More

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Banks says he'll support new health-care bill, with changes

Banks says he'll support new health-care bill, with changes

Tens of thousands of Nebraskans would be among the 24 million Americans projected by the Congressional Budget Office to lose their health coverage in the next decade. While Medicare is the lifeline for our elderly's health care , Medicaid is the lifeline for our children. The GOP credits, by contrast, are based primarily on age and do not vary according to the cost of insurance in an area, so in low-priced parts of the country they will go farther than in very high-cost areas. Read More

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Chase Daniel to Visit Jets After Already Visiting Saints

Chase Daniel to Visit Jets After Already Visiting Saints

Continuing their meandering quarterback search, the New York Jets have shifted their attention to a player who has attempted only three passes over the past two seasons - Chase Daniel. With two career regular season starts (both with the Chiefs) and 78 career pass attempts (65.4 percent completion rate), it's hard to judge what Daniel can do one way or another with any confidence. Read More

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