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Grip struggles forced Hamilton's early stop in Australia

Grip struggles forced Hamilton's early stop in Australia

Ferrari had not won in Melbourne since Kimi Raikkonen's 2007 victory and it was Vettel's second triumph in Australia after winning the 2011 race with Red Bull. "I was catching some back markers and the auto started to slide around a lot and the gap was reducing behind me and I was like, 'Guys I have to come in now or I'm probably going to get overtaken on track'. Read More

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Sports Men's Basketball: Princeton Falls to Notre Dame

Sports Men's Basketball: Princeton Falls to Notre Dame

We need to move and set screens and we need to flow better. "That doesn't separate us from anybody else as far the fact we still have to lace them up Thursday". Perrantes scored 19 points in the second half as the Cavaliers (23-10) got their slow-paced offense going. Don't know which teams to believe in, in this insane college hoops season? Even as its season - and the first big upset of the NCAA Tournament - flashed before its eyes, the Notre Dame men's basketball team never panicked. Read More

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Federer, Nadal book Indian Wells blockbuster

Also joining Kyrgios in the quarterfinals were No. 4 seed Kei Nishikori, who defeated Donald Young 6-2, 6-4; 17th-seeded Jack Sock , a 4-6, 7-6 (1), 7-5 victor over Malek Jaziri; No. The blip came after Nadal had broken for a 2-1 lead in the second set. Kyrgios will face his idol Roger Federer next in what's been dubbed "the toughest draw in history". Read More

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Where Will Raiders Play After 2018 Season?

Raiders owner Mark Davis needed at least 24 of 32 votes, and after several hours of meetings and presentations Monday at the National Football League annual meetings at the Arizona Biltmore, the approval was announced. In the next two years Raiders are still going to play in Oakland and after that, they are going to the southern part of Nevada. These are all valid questions at this point, considering we have never quite seen a relocation like this before. Read More

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Messi penalty lifts Argentina into qualifying berths

Messi penalty lifts Argentina into qualifying berths

Before the game, The Guardian told us this world cup qualifying campaign was " not a crisis; not yet ". Captain Lionel Messi, set to arrive on Tuesday with Barcelona team mate Javier Mascherano, will be picked up on the runway by a vehicle that will whisk him off to the nearby Argentine FA training complex thereby avoiding reporters. Read More

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Angry Mourinho says international friendlies 'do not make sense'

Angry Mourinho says international friendlies 'do not make sense'

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has questioned the wisdom of organising mid-season worldwide friendlies, after losing two of his players to injury last week. Liverpool are four points clear of fifth-placed Manchester United and can extend that advantage to seven points if Jurgen Klopp's side beat Everton in the Premier League's early kick-off on Saturday afternoon. Read More

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Virat Kohli says friendship comment was 'blown out of proportion'

Virat Kohli says friendship comment was 'blown out of proportion'

Hodge received a flurry of criticism for his suggestions that an injured Kohli had pulled out of the fourth and the final Test against Australia in Dharamsala to save himself from the tenth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Smith later described his actions as "a bit of a brain-fade". "I take this opportunity to apologise to the people of India, cricket fans, the Indian national cricket team and particularly Virat Kohli for my previous comments", Hodge posted on Twitter . Read More

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Hodge says sorry for Kohli comments

Hodge says sorry for Kohli comments

Virat Kohli, India's full-time captain who had to sit out of their last Test due to injury, received the mace and cheque at the post-match presentation ceremony in Dharamsala . Indian opening batsman Murali Vijay claimed to have taken a low slips catch, completing what seemed to be the final wicket to fall in Australia's second innings. Read More

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Indian players get hefty cash award for winning series against Australia

Indian players get hefty cash award for winning series against Australia

The poor second innings show on the third day had left Australia stunned and praying for a miracle. However, putting it all aside, Smith was gracious in defeat and lauded India for their dominance despite Australia's resolute show. It was not too long ago that we were at Hobart and it was the end of the world. Umpire Marais Erasmus talks to a group of Indian players after another controversial day. Read More

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Manchester United eye move for Tottenham's Eric Dier

Manchester United eye move for Tottenham's Eric Dier

Dier and Herrera would have to get on the same page if a deal was pulled off, and the duo would likely be competing for position alongside Paul Pogba in midfield. If successful, The Sun claim the acquisition will mark the start of flurry of transfer activity this summer, with United in the market for a striker and centre-back. Read More

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No. 15 No. Kentucky vs. No. 2 Kentucky in NCAA tournament

The Norse gathered in the tunnel for the final two minutes of that game, taking a look at the crowd and getting a feel for the buzz of the arena. "They're a very, very talented team". They are more concerned with gaining their own respect as an underseeded 10 in the South Region . That's the amount of time Wichita State's coaches have determined the Shockers have to retreat on defense to effectively deal with Kentucky's transition-minded speedsters in today's second round of the NCAA ... Read More

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Carlton Cole joins Essien at Indonesia's Persib

Carlton Cole joins Essien at Indonesia's Persib

Today he was unveiled to the fans of his new club Persib Bandung in Indonesia as he settles in with his new team mates. "I am happy to be here", he added. Cole joins Persib just two weeks before the kick-off of Go-Jek Traveloka Liga 1, the nation's top soccer league named after its sponsors. Persib boss Teddy Tjahjono said: "One thing for sure by having Essien and Cole we want Persib to be the champion this year, that's the main goal". Read More

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Stroman, USA shut down Puerto Rico to win WBC

Stroman, USA shut down Puerto Rico to win WBC

What must it feel like to pitch like that in a game like this? Manager Jim Leyland took the Jays right-hander out at that point and Stroman exited to a standing ovation. "I don't know what to say". Christian Yelich came to the plate and lined one up the middle to make it 3-0. After getting a runner on in each of the first two innings, Team USA broke through in the third inning. Read More

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S. Africa finish second in ICC Test rankings

Moments after India's eight-wicket victory at Dharamsala , Kohli said in the post-match press conference that after all the altercations on and off the field, he doesn't consider Australian cricketers as his friends. "Steve Smith did", wrote Gould. We got so close but yet so far I suppose. "If he's talking about the Australians playing it hard, it is a bit hypocritical for me because he turned his game around and played that way especially in that second Test and then going into the third ... Read More

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Ex-Penn State President Guilty On One Count Of Child Endangerment

Ex-Penn State President Guilty On One Count Of Child Endangerment

Jurors deliberating in the child endangerment trial of former Penn State president Graham Spanier (SPAN'-yur) have asked to rehear excerpts from the transcript of testimony. So in many ways, this verdict was not only about Graham Spanier, it was also about Paterno. The school said Spanier's conviction and guilty pleas by two other former top administrators indicated a "profound failure of leadership". Read More

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How Raiders' Vegas relocation impacts Los Angeles Chargers

Their best drivable option was to Denver, about eight hours from the Salt Lake City area and involves either a mountainous trip through central Utah or through Wyoming. After the team's move to Las Vegas was officially approved on Monday, Raiders owner Mark Davis said that he'd like to keep the Raiders in Oakland while the team's new stadium in Vegas is being built. Read More

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'Neither did Jesus please everyone' - Ronaldo sculptor happy

'Neither did Jesus please everyone' - Ronaldo sculptor happy

A statue of Ronaldo was unveiled to mark the renaming of Madeira's airport and, as you can see below, it's absolutely bad. Santos said Ronaldo had sent in suggestions while he was working on the sculpture. "Thank you for being here in my honor". "I know how many goals I have but that's not the most important thing". "I will try to dignify Portugal, and especially Madeira , with a spirit of sacrifice, dignity and passion". Read More

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Senate panel adds money for health, education in budget

Senate panel adds money for health, education in budget

However, 12 Republicans voted with 41 Democrats to add in the building projects that are in the Senate bill, which Bullock supports. "We already took care of the rural Montana projects across the board". The Senate will head into Thursday's final vote on their bonding bill with over a two-third majority in support. However tomorrow, 67 representatives will need to be on board in the final House vote. Read More

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Cryotherapy and turning vegan behind renaissance of Defoe

In my mind I was trying to be realistic and with the previous manager [Hodgson] I didn't feel like I was getting an opportunity. "My girlfriend persuaded me". Now he has revealed it's his new vegan diet which is helping him defy the years. I don't think anything changes. Chelsea centre-back Gary Cahill took the armband during England's 1-0 friendly loss in Germany on Wednesday but was suspended as recalled striker Jermain Defoe and substitute Jamie Vardy got the goals to strengthen the ... Read More

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Joe Hart named as England captain for World Cup qualifier with Lithuania

Joe Hart will captain England in Sunday's World Cup qualifier against Lithuania at Wembley and before the game there will be a minute's silence for the victims of last week's terror attack in London. Against Scotland they scored from good inter-play between their front players. England now top Group F on the road to Russian Federation, but Slovenia are hot on their heels and they could take advantage of any slip up, with Lithuania, who have taken five points from four games, proving ... Read More

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