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After a body-pounding inning, Cardinals' Piscotty is fine

After a body-pounding inning, Cardinals' Piscotty is fine

It just rang his bell, which we will find out what exactly that means when doctors give him better tests than us asking him questions on the field. "But he was coherent". With one out, Matt Carpenter hit a line drive to right on which Jason Heyward made a fine running catch, something I don't want to have go unmentioned in all the hubbub surrounding Almora's grab. Read More

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Garcia, Fowler among leaders in four-way gridlock

Over his last eight Saturday and Sunday rounds at Augusta, he's broken par only one time . Saturday is set up for all kinds of possibilities at Augusta National, where the blustery conditions during the second round of the Masters produced frayed nerves and a packed leaderboard through 36 holes of the year's first men's major championship. Read More

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Hazard warns of dangers as Chelsea edge towards title

Hazard warns of dangers as Chelsea edge towards title

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte has claimed that his side "controlled" their game with Manchester City after he introduced Nemanja Matic in place of Kurt Zouma at half time. Silva's stock has soared since he signed a six-month deal when agreeing to take on "mission impossible" at the turn of the year, following the sacking of Mike Phelan. Read More

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Dustin Johnson Stays Hot With Dell Match Play Win

Dustin Johnson Stays Hot With Dell Match Play Win

When asked whether he likes being the favorite for the Masters, he said, "I don't care". Tanihara went on to lose the consolation match 2&1 to Bill Haas though did make the highlight reel with a hole-in-one at the par-3 seventh. Johnson claimed the 12th to move to what appeared the unassailable position of four up with only six to play. The 22-year-old Spaniard made a awful start and found himself five down after eight holes, at which point he was three over par and blaming everybody but ... Read More

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Conte keen on Pirlo reunion at Chelsea

Conte keen on Pirlo reunion at Chelsea

We have some hard games but we are ready for everything". 'Because you find a lot of situations to explain a good season. Chelsea showed resilience fighting off City. "When you are seven points above the second-placed team with eight games to go, it is normal in the end to win the league", Pochettino told a news conference ahead of his side's clash with Watford on Saturday. Read More

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Boban, Ellenson lead Pistons to insane comeback win at Houston

Boban, Ellenson lead Pistons to insane comeback win at Houston

Then there was Stanley Johnson , the second-year Detroit Pistons swingman who's impatiently waited for more playing time off the bench, and his clutch, workmanlike jump shots. I don't care when it is in the year, or what the situation is, that's a big part of this: "just having a great enthusiasm to play". "We know that but you don't mess - you got to play the right way and when you do play we have to play better than what we did". Read More

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Kentucky advances to Elite 8 with 86-75 win over UCLA

Kentucky advances to Elite 8 with 86-75 win over UCLA

Zak Showalter just hit an off-balance three-pointer off his right foot for Wisconsin, tying the game at 72-all with 2.5 seconds left to cap a late comeback and force the overtime. Backcourt mate Malik Monk added 21 for the Wildcats (32-5), which will take on top-seeded North Carolina Sunday for a trip to next weekend's Final Four in Glendale, Ariz. Read More

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Mourinho: United too reliant on Ibrahimovic

United piled on the pressure with Ander Herrera and Paul Pogba both hitting the crossbar before they finally seized their opportunity in stoppage time. "We tried to take a short cut by sending Marouane Fellaini to play up next to Zlatan". Many believe claiming Europa League glory offers Jose Mourinho's men the best route back to the Champions League next season. Read More

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RCB beat DD by 15 runs

Retired from worldwide cricket last World T20, now having to captain the side in the absence of Captain Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers. It is a million dollar question today, whether Virat Kohli is playing today's IPL match, which will be confirmed during the toss time. Read More

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France ready to embrace Davis Cup quarter-final clash against Britain

France ready to embrace Davis Cup quarter-final clash against Britain

The draw takes place on Thursday, with the first singles rubbers contested on Friday afternoon. The second set looked as though it would go to Edmund. Jamie Murray and Dom Inglot pulled off an excellent win against Canada in the first round in February and face an even bigger challenge this time. France took an unassailable 3-0 lead over Great Britain to seal a semifinal berth in the Davis Cup competition here on Saturday. Read More

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'I didn't ask for this!' - Proud Ronaldo speaks out at airport unveiling

'I didn't ask for this!' - Proud Ronaldo speaks out at airport unveiling

A boy takes a selfie next to the bust of Cristiano Ronaldo at the Madeira worldwide airport outside Funchal, the capital of Madeira island, Portugal, Wednesday March 29, 2017 . 'Thank you for being here in my honour. One user said: "For a very handsome man, Ronaldo has some appalling luck with statue makers". It was part of an official ceremony to rename the local airport as Aeroporto Cristiano Ronaldo . Read More

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Man United boss Jose Mourinho fuels Chicharito return speculation

Man United boss Jose Mourinho fuels Chicharito return speculation

Mourinho sees parallels between Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Jermain Defoe and feels there is no reason why the latter should not carry on for longer at the top level. "We create a lot but we don't score enough goals for the way we play and the teams that come to Old Trafford know that and they defend". If that happens, it is because the player is ready and there are not many like that. Read More

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Messi double, Suarez stunner take Barca top

Messi double, Suarez stunner take Barca top

But Sevilla seemed undeterred by Barca's rapid start and wasted a glorious chance as Steven N'Zonzi found himself one-on-one with Marc-Andre ter Stegen, who saved with his legs. However, with the game virtually over at halftime there was no change to the score, although Vitolo's petulance earned him a red card in injury time which will see him suspended at the weekend. Read More

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Xi urges trade links in meeting with Trump

Xi urges trade links in meeting with Trump

Those strikes added weight to Trump's threat last week to act unilaterally against North Korea's weapons program. USA labor leaders say Trump needs to take a direct, unambiguous tone in his talks with Xi. Xi, 63, said that he and Trump, 70, have gained better understanding of each other, cemented their mutual trust, scored many major consensuses, and built up a good working relationship. Read More

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Fox outshines UCLA's Ball, leads Kentucky to Elite Eight

Fox outshines UCLA's Ball, leads Kentucky to Elite Eight

Not because of our scoring. Kentucky shut down the nation's top scoring team, holding the Burins well below their average of 90.2 points a game and just a point off its season-low. Felt like we were shooting - like you said, 80 percent, you can't really do much better on the offensive end. "So you get seven more possessions and eight more shots". Read More

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Scudamore family aims for belated Grand National success

Ballabriggs, Seabass, State Of Play and Hedgehunter were all runners that outperformed themselves after each new Grand National . Featuring a field of some of the most successful horses to have raced at Aintree Racecourse over the past century, The Grand National Race of Champions was devised by Inspired Entertainment in association with Carm Productions and The Jockey Club. Read More

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Hoffman, McIlroy heading in opposite directions

Hoffman, McIlroy heading in opposite directions

Pieters moved to the top by hitting off the pine straw and over a tributary of Rae's Creek to 12 feet for eagle on No. 13, and he followed with a wedge to 4 feet for birdie on the 14th to shoot 68. Spieth, who has a pair of runner-up finishes to go with his win in his three Masters appearances, closed with a 3-under 33 on the back nine, including a birdie on the 18th to move into a tie for 10th. Read More

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Capitals beat Bruins 3-1 in possible playoff preview

The Boston Bruins have already clinched a playoff spot, though, and will rest Rask on Saturday against the Washington Capitals at the TD Garden. Undeterred, the Capitals made it a two-goal game with 50 seconds to go in the second, as a slick passing sequence engineered by Nate Schmidt and Evgeny Kuznetsov led to a one-timer strike from Williams. Read More

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McIlroy rues cruel ricochet that leaves him five back

McIlroy rues cruel ricochet that leaves him five back

Garcia intends to take a better frame of mind into this weekend than his defeated statement reflected five years ago. "I hit a really good shot, just a bit unfortunate". "Hopefully with calm conditions I'll get that thing dialled in because I've been putting really well". "It's very challenging", Garcia said. He said "I'm not good enough". Read More

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Zidane calls on the crowd ahead of derby

A versatile forward capable of playing in the middle or on the flanks, Griezmann would be one of the blockbuster signings of the summer if anyone is able to prise him from Atletico. We are more complete now". Griezmann will be the focus of Atleticos attack come Saturday, April 8 when his team will try to derail Reals march toward the Spanish league title. Read More

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Conte lauds Costa commitment despite drought for Chelsea striker

Conte lauds Costa commitment despite drought for Chelsea striker

Costa won LaLiga in Spain with Atletico Madrid in 2013-14 before claiming a first Premier League title with Chelsea a year later after a £32million move to Stamford Bridge. I'm very happy to stay here. "I think the task of a manager is this, to improve your players". He's working very well. While, United are the only top six side they are yet to face this season, Chelsea will be vary of any upsets that could harm their title hopes, with Spurs well capable of winning every game from now on. Read More

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Lexi's victory ruined after being dobbed in by eagle-eyed viewer

She had a shot to join the playoff between Thompson and So Yeon Ryu , but Pettersen, who birdied three holes during a front-nine 33, just missed for birdie on the 18th Sunday, the final hole in regulation. After almost two hours of agonizing over video of the moment, LPGA Tour rules official Sue Witters got the unpleasant job of informing Thompson about her penalty after she left the 12th green. Read More

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Patriots have offer on the table for LeGarrette Blount

Patriots have offer on the table for LeGarrette Blount

Blount has spent the 2013 season, and half of the 2014 all the way to 2016 seasons with the Patriots and there's mutual interest in his return to the team. He was the flawless complement to quarterback Tom Brady, which is a primary reason why the Patriots would like to get him under contract again. That was the most in the NFL. Read More

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Chelsea boss Conte takes a surprise swipe at Tottenham

Chelsea boss Conte takes a surprise swipe at Tottenham

If we are able to do this, we will win the title. Jan Vertonghen believes Tottenham have demonstrated their title credentials as they battle to overhaul Premier League leaders Chelsea . To play against City is not easy because they are a top team. Tottenham head coach, Mauricio Pochettino has stated it will be a hard pill for Chelsea to swallow, if they don't win the Premier League. Read More

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Middlesbrough boss Steve Agnew frustrated with officials for Burnley draw

Boro had the ball in the net through Daniel Ayala shortly after, but, with Jeff Hendrick down with a head injury, the goal was chalked off for handball against Alvaro Negredo: "That's an interesting one, there were a couple of things like that, down with a head injury, and it ends up being handball, but the ball's in the box, they've got a chance to score, but there's a player down with a head injury". Read More

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Barcelona slip up as Neymar sees red

Barcelona slip up as Neymar sees red

And things went from bad to worse after the interval with a second booking for Neymar - his first red card in LaLiga - following a reckless foul on Diego Llorente near the corner flag. The result means Barcelona remain three points off the pace, while leaders Madrid still have a game in hand. Barca were made to pay for that missed opportunity, as Malaga opened the scoring on 32 minutes when Sandro beat the offside trap, before cooly converting the ball passed Marc-Andre ter Stegen. Read More

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Ruthless Chelsea passed title test says Hazard

Ruthless Chelsea passed title test says Hazard

As far as Chelsea are concerned though, their recent 2-1 win over Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium kept them seven points ahead Tottenham Hotspur , who are hot on their heels. Chelsea forward Eden Hazard has urged his players to "believe in everything" as they "passed a test" in beating Bournemouth 3-1 on Saturday. Chelsea had two great chances fashioned down the left, one which Marcos Alonso failed to deliver to the waiting Costa, one that Costa himself should have finished but ... Read More

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