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Author: 0 Deontay Wilder Starts Slow, Stops Gerald Washington in Five

Wilder's right hand was the game changer in the 5th, as he landed a short right hand to the jaw of Washington that badly hurt him. Washington made a big mistake of backing up against the ropes and trapping himself. "The question is he ready for me", said Wilder after the fight. Wilder's left eye was marked up by the third round but neither fighter landed many hard shots in the first four rounds.

Sport Flag drops on start of 2017 NASCAR season Sunday | Roger Diez
Author: 0 Flag drops on start of 2017 NASCAR season Sunday | Roger Diez

We wished it counted towards the Playoffs. I can't sit here and say I know exactly how I'm going to react in those situations with confidence. Hamlin is trying to join Richard Petty (1973-1974), Cale Yarborough (1983-1984) and Sterling Marlin (1994-1995) as the only drivers to win consecutive Daytona 500s.

Sport McGregor is a Disrespect To Boxing!
Author: 0 McGregor is a Disrespect To Boxing!

Conor McGregor is under contract with the promotion for another four fights. "When Conor McGregor did lose, he lost on the ground". He didn't lose standing up. Furthermore, on occasion, he would run forward and throw a lead left uppercut to make the opponent think about multiple things throughout the fight. In reality, though, there are many hurdles to getting it done.

Sport At-home daycare ordered to shut down following baby's death in Nashua
Author: 0 At-home daycare ordered to shut down following baby's death in Nashua

Responding crews performed CPR on the boy, who was transported to a hospital and later pronounced dead. Police said it appeared that a day care was being run in the home. "If the facility is found to still be in violation at the time of the (follow-up) visit, DHHS will consider any and all legal recourse, including referring the matter to the New Hampshire Attorney General's Office or appropriate county attorney".

Sport Juan Mata reveals real reason why he left Chelsea
Author: 0 Juan Mata reveals real reason why he left Chelsea

But untill than he is with the Red Devils and will give his maximum in every game. But, like we said, it wasn't quite the flawless night for United. "If Southampton want it more than us on Sunday then they will win the match", said Mourinho. Should United win on Sunday, Mourinho will match Sir Alex Ferguson and Brian Clough by claiming the League Cup for a fourth time as a manager, and he said he agreed with Ferguson's belief that any trophy will mean a positive year.

Sport Clippers get Chris Paul back, but fall to Spurs, 105-97
Author: 0 Clippers get Chris Paul back, but fall to Spurs, 105-97

Paul's numbers are down slightly this season at 17.5 points and 9.7 assists per game, but he remains one of the elite players at his position and the lifeblood of the Clippers' attack. The 31-year-old point guard had missed the last 14 Clippers games due to a ligament tear in his left thumb, but was able to play 33 minutes at Staples Center.

Author: 0 Chase Elliott becomes youngest Duel victor, qualifies for Daytona

Blaney has a resume, however, with three top-five finishes as a rookie in 2016. "You can feel the energy throughout the week and history is made every time we come here". "He didn't think I should be there". Their spots up front were locked in for Sunday's race . "I'm just hoping that today was a little more laid back, not quite as many cars out there, not quite as active in the draft and maybe that's why we didn't see our vehicle respond like it did yesterday".

Sport Champions League: Sevilla edge Leicester City
Author: 0 Champions League: Sevilla edge Leicester City

If you look at what Sevilla have achieved in the past 10 years they are used to staying at the top", added Ranieri. "If we can do something important in the Champions League , then great". "When we played our football in our good moment they scored the second goal". They have strength in depth and the winter break helps the players to recover for the latter stages of the competition.

Sport Rooney in line for EFL final start
Author: 0 Rooney in line for EFL final start

Today's clash against Southampton draws parallels with United's triumph in 2006 against Wigan. It's three days before the final. Speculation over the experienced forward's future has intensified in recent weeks with Rooney often sidelined by United manager Jose Mourinho.

Sport Derrick Rose may be taking another mysterious Chicago trip
Author: 0 Derrick Rose may be taking another mysterious Chicago trip

Several teams contacted the Knicks prior to the deadline to discuss potential Rose deals, according to sources . Thursday's National Basketball Association trade deadline came and went, and after all the dust settled the New York Knicks looked exactly as they did prior to the All-Star break.

Author: 0 UCL Match Report: FC Porto v Juventus 22 February 2017

Minutes after Lichtsteiner made way for Alves, the former Barcelona stalwart coolly controlled a weighted pass from Brazilian left-back Alex Sandro on his chest before firing off a shot that beat Casillas at his far post. "We played 90 minutes with control and patience, so it's a good result going into the second leg", added Khedira, a Champions League victor with Real Madrid in 2014.

Sport Longtime Jets center Nick Mangold announces team will release him
Author: 0 Longtime Jets center Nick Mangold announces team will release him

Mangold was drafted by the Jets in the first round of the 2006 National Football League draft. For the first time in more than 10 years, the Jets will have a new starting center. He was selected to seven pro bowls and was a first-team All-Pro in 2009 and 2010. The durable center didn't really have to deal with any injuries until last season, when he missed eight games.

Author: 0 Bayern Munich unleashes scoring spree in 8-0 win over Hamburg

Bayern leads Hamburg 45-3 on aggregate over eight straight defeats for the northern team in Munich. "Perfect day, flawless game". Hamburg are the only team never to have played second division football since the introduction of the Bundesliga in 1963 but they needed lucky escapes to stay up in 2014 and 2015 after relegation playoffs.

Author: 0 Alonso 'happy at McLaren' despite Mercedes talks

Talking in detail about his talks with Mercedes, which could have ended with him partnering Lewis Hamilton again after a 10-year gap, Alonso said: "Once Rosberg retired, Mercedes did a little check on everyone". It was a long break for many people and the fans especially from November 27th in Abu Dhabi until now, but I think for us and I think for in my case me it was the right time.

Sport John Barclay to captain Scotland against Wales in Six Nations
Author: 0 John Barclay to captain Scotland against Wales in Six Nations

Scotland's Tim Visser on his way to scoring a try against Wales during the Six Nations rugby match at BT Murrayfield, Edinburgh, Scotland . That came when Wales suffered a 21-9 defeat at Murrayfield on February 10, 2007, with Chris Paterson's seven penalties accounting for all the Scots' points ( replacement hooker Ross Ford is the only survivor from Scotland's 23 that day).

Sport Earnhardt Jr., Keselowski deadlocked atop Daytona 500 odds
Author: 0 Earnhardt Jr., Keselowski deadlocked atop Daytona 500 odds

Joey Logano: Team Penske's other top talent. You can't take your eye off the big picture and that is the Daytona 500. "I don't know what I could have done differently to defend that", Earnhardt said. Denny Hamlin didn't need a Toyota teammate to grab another win at Daytona International Speedway. The maximum points a driver can earn in a race is 60 - 40 for the win and 20 points for winning both stages.

Author: 0 UCLA Bruins basketball vs Arizona Wildcats

ZZ: The roster is back to a full force team with Dusan Ristic and Kadeem Allen back in the lineup. The Bruins led by nine points at the half an eased home from there, although they couldn't quite cover at -13. The Bruins led by a 45-36 margin at halftime, but Arizona State responded early in the second half by cutting UCLA's cushion to 45-43 after a layup by Shannon Evans II with 17:21 to play.

Author: 0 OU quarterback Baker Mayfield arrested for public intoxication

The report says Mayfield had slurred speech, trouble walking and was covered in food. Mayfield was asked to meet with the officer, but he refused and walked away, the report said. and cited for misdemeanor disorderly conduct, felony fleeing the scene, and misdemeanor resisting arrest. Mayfield, 21, the only player in Sooners history to pass for at least 5,000 yards and rush for 500 in a career, was arrested by the Fayetteville PD at 2:56 a.m.

Sport Colder temps return for Grand Rapids Polar Plunge
Author: 0 Colder temps return for Grand Rapids Polar Plunge

A joint Niles Police Department/Village of Niles team participated this year's charity polar plunge Sunday. By 12:30 p.m., traffic heading into Seaside from the mainland had continued to build, with the merge to one lane in place for Route 37 causing additional delays.

Author: 0 8 predictions heading into Daytona 500, 2017 NASCAR season

Sprint's sponsorship followed Winston's long, successful run from 1971 to 2003 as the NASCAR title sponsor. Set career highs with 22 top-10s and 11.8 average finish in 2016. He also has to now juggle the growth of Ford, which just brought in four new drivers from Stewart-Haas Racing. SHR had utilized race cars directly from GM's largest and NASCAR's wealthiest racing organization Hendrick Racing since its inception.

Sport Antonio Conte & Eddie Jones enjoy meeting of minds as pair chase championships
Author: 0 Antonio Conte & Eddie Jones enjoy meeting of minds as pair chase championships

Owen Farrell 11. Elliot Daly 10. Cook, 32, is 15 months older than the Northampton hooker but has been at the sharp end for much longer. However, Paul Gustard says Eddie Jones' Grand Slam champions are a new team, and believes the Azzurri coaching staff will not benefit from their experience working with the England players.

Sport James O'Connor arrested over attempted cocaine purchase
Author: 0 James O'Connor arrested over attempted cocaine purchase

A judicial source said both players were drunk at the time of their arrest and were not carrying identification papers. Police allegedly spotted the pair giving 200 Euros ($275) to suspected drug dealers outside the famous nightclub, according to French outlet LCI .

Author: 0 Conte willing to risk sack to lead Chelsea to Premier League glory

Gylfi Sigurdsson has scored four Premier League goals against Chelsea , more than he has against any other side (two for Swansea , two for Tottenham). It has been improbable that Leicester would retain their Premier League title for a number of months now but it will be mathematically impossible if Chelsea pick up at least a point this weekend.

Author: 0 Chelsea v Swansea City Betting: Goals galore at Stamford Bridge

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says Swansea City have been a hard team to play against since Paul Clement took over. Both teams have played six matches, but while Chelsea have lost only once - the 2-0 away defeat to Spurs at the start of the calendar year - the back-to-back away draws at Liverpool and Burnley have seen them drop more points than Paul Clement's side.

Author: 0 UEFA Champions: Vardy gives Leicester vital away goal

Leicester keeper Kasper Schmeichel had a superb evening, making a number of vital saves - including stopping an early penalty - as Sevilla produced a dominant first half. "We have to keep going". "I know the Champions League is a big competition but the Premier League is the bread and butter and we've got Liverpool next which is a massive game".

Sport Former Saints running back CJ Spiller signs with Chiefs
Author: 0 Former Saints running back CJ Spiller signs with Chiefs

The Chiefs would be able to free up $6 million by releasing Charles, and considering the uncertainty that hovers over him, it might be the best move. Spiller, a speedy do-it-all dynamo at Clemson, once ran a blistering 4.37-second 40-yard dash leading up to the 2010 National Football League draft, where he was selected ninth overall by the Buffalo Bills.

Sport Eddie Jones springs surprise by dropping Jonathan Joseph from England squad
Author: 0 Eddie Jones springs surprise by dropping Jonathan Joseph from England squad

But that is how low the Italians have fallen. However, John Feehan, chief executive of the Six Nations , this week ruled out calls for reform of the competition, such as promotion and relegation. You learn these things. O'Shea also made four changes, handing center Michele Campagnaro a first start this year, and playing Giulio Bisegni on the right wing in place of Angelo Esposito.

Sport Wayne Rooney to stay Manchester United after all
Author: 0 Wayne Rooney to stay Manchester United after all

The clubs include Chinese champions Guangzhou Evergrande , who are managed by Felipe Scolari, and Beijing Guoan , who finished fifth in the CSL last season. "So you have to ask him if he sees himself staying in the club for the rest of his career or if he sees himself moving". "I will obviously be away from my wife and daughters [on my birthday], but I will be really happy if I am selected".

Sport Mark Lawrenson predicts Liverpool v Leicester
Author: 0 Mark Lawrenson predicts Liverpool v Leicester

Before the victory against Spurs, the Merseryside club had failed to win a single league game since New Year's Eve. Marko Grujic has shaken off a hamstring tendon problem to resume working with the group. "But he lets us do what we want". "This is a really good place to be at the moment and, for a player who wants to be part of something special, I can't think of a better club to commit your future to".

Sport Australia win toss, bat in India Test
Author: 0 Australia win toss, bat in India Test

For India , the batsmen out in the Indian second essay, apart from Kohli, were the two openers Murali Vijay (2) and first innings top-scorer K L Rahul (10) both wasting DRS when it was Umpires' call. "Looks different to the T20 games I've played here", Smith, who plays for the Rising Pune Supergiants in the Indian Premier League, said at the toss.

Author: 0 Suns waive Mike Scott, Jared Sullinger; sign Ronnie Price

Sullinger and Scott were acquired in deals just prior to Thursday's deadline. The 6-foot-8 Scott, a second-round pick out of Virginia in 2012, was slowed by a knee injury to start this season and never became a significant part of the Hawks' rotation.

Author: 0 De Villiers guides SA to 271

The South Africa cricket team were on their way to a record-breaking 13-match winning streak, but New Zealand had other plans and ended that dream in a thrilling one-day encounter in Christchurch on Wednesday. The pick of the bowlers for New Zealand were Trent Boult (3/63) and Mitchell Santner (2/46). Tim Southee is the leading wicket-taker at the venue including his 7 for 33 against England at the World Cup.

Author: 0 Raonic, Del Potro reach Delray Beach semis

In sets two and three Raonic hit eight aces, dropped only three first-serve points and did not face a break point. Del Potro - victor of the 2009 US Open - ended Sam Querrey's title defence in two sets. In their 5th meeting overall (4-1 for Jack now) and the second in 2017, Jack Sock upends fellow American Steve Johnson by 6-4 7-6 in an hour and a half for his second ATP semi-final of the season and the 5th since the start of 2016.

Author: 0 Kyle Lowry dealing with wrist injury, could miss extended time

The Raptors could only hit 40 percent and went 0 for 3 from beyond the arc, and while DeRozan topped all scorers with 10 points, they were trailing 29-18 after 12 minutes. Crowder's 21-foot jumper cut the lead to three. "[I thought] 'nothing's happening, ' so I had a shower". "I woke up Thursday and told my wife my wrist is a little sore", Lowry said.

Author: 0 Champions League Round-Up: Leicester City keep European dream alive

At Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on Wednesday, the 19-year-old was impressive once again with his only error coming in the first half when he delayed a clearance leading to a penalty against Leicester City. Slowly, slowly we got better. However, they have won four of their six games in Europe this season. "It was hard to imagine we could dominate a game like that in the Champions League", he said.

Sport Pedro Strop Agrees to Contract Extension With Cubs
Author: 0 Pedro Strop Agrees to Contract Extension With Cubs

According to Cubs.com beat writer Carrie Muskat , Stop will make $5.5 million this season and $5.85 million next. Winning is something Strop will hope to help the Cubs do a lot in the coming seasons. After that, his role was reduced for the Cubs in the postseason, appearing eight times with a 3.18 ERA en route to a World Series title. He has posted a 2.65 ERA with 212 strikeouts and 106 hits allowed in 176.1 innings since 2014.

Author: 0 Warriors earn 10th straight win over rival Clippers

Curry had 20 points and Kevin Durant 15 in the third period, which began with the Warriors trailing their Pacific Division rival 61-49. Curry scored a game-high 35 points. Lou Williams led the Rockets with 27 points, including seven three-pointers. In the final moments of the quarter, with the ball in Curry's hands, the master went to work.

Author: 0 Jim Harbaugh: I deserve 'courage medal' for enduring four seasons with 49ers

It's the gift that keeps on giving for college football fans - and college football media members: The feud between MI coach Jim Harbaugh and SEC Network personality Paul Finebaum continues. He also said he doesn't think he was in town long enough to be compared to Bill Walsh and George Siefert. Before a home game this past season, someone flew a "Levi's Stadium - The House That Harbaugh Built" sign over the 49ers' stadium.

Sport Cowboys not among 16 teams awarded with compensatory draft picks by NFL
Author: 0 Cowboys not among 16 teams awarded with compensatory draft picks by NFL

A third-round compensatory pick (39th in the round, pick 103 overall) belongs to the Patriots as payment for the trade that brought linebacker Jamie Collins to the Browns. The Los Angeles Rams' comp pick at No. 141 includes an asterisk to indicate the Giants' move to the pick preceding the Rams' selection. Schneider has never made fewer than eight selections in any draft with Seattle and has averaged nearly 9.5 a year.

Sport Novak Djokovic anticipates his comeback: he will play ATP Acapulco!
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic anticipates his comeback: he will play ATP Acapulco!

That action apparently didn't please Jelena, who sternly reprimanded her husband (in Serbian) for not thanking her for her camera work, without realizing the camera was still recording. 'I don't know why you wanted '. The tournament boasts a strong field including last month's Australian Open finalist and world No. 6 Rafael Nadal and world No.

Author: 0 Free agent Earl Mitchell spurns Broncos, signs with 49ers

Mike Garafolo first reported the defensive tackle signing with the Niners. It's a solid if unspectacular addition. The San Francisco 49ers were historically bad against the run in 2016. 49ers nose tackle Glenn Dorsey is slated for free agency next month and is uncertain to return. Fellow defensive linemen Arik Armstead and DeForest Buckner will hold down the defensive tackle positions, with Armstead likely slated for the left DE.

Author: 0 Antonio Conte: Chelsea boss meets England rugby union coach Eddie Jones

Conte has similarly rejuvenated Chelsea during his first season in England, with the Blues eight points clear at the top of the Premier League. "For me it was very interesting to observe another sport and the differences between the two such as the physical aspect to their training as well as speak with Eddie Jones about the analysis side to the game", Conte told England Rugby's official website .

Author: 0 Mayweather at 40: Five of the pound-for-pound king's best fights

Considering the marketability of McGregor, a fight with Mayweather could generate $500 million in pay-per-view by some estimates. "But yeah, I don't see any way of Conor winning it". Mayweather's boxing card will be headlined by junior middleweight prospects Chris Pearson (14-1, 10 KOs), of Dayton, Ohio, and Justin DeLoach (16-1, 8 KOs), of Augusta, Georgia, squaring off in a 10-rounder that was initially scheduled for September but postponed because Pearson suffered a training injury.

Author: 0 Wayne Rooney confirms he will stay at Manchester United

Chinese clubs said to be interested in Rooney, United's all-time leading scorer, included Guangzhou Evergrande, Beijing Guoan, Jiangsu Suning and Tianjin Quanjian and speculation over the experienced forward's future has intensified in recent weeks with Rooney, whose current United contract runs until mid-2018, often sidelined by manager Jose Mourinho.

Author: 0 Kim Jong-nam killed by chemical weapon, say Malaysian police

VX is the most lethal of nerve agents, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . VX is a chemical nerve agent originally developed as a pesticide in the 1950s. Kim, 45, died shortly after appearing to be attacked by two women at Kuala Lumpur airport where he was waiting to board a flight to Macau. "You don't make VX in a kitchen lab", he said, as quoted by the Wall Street Journal (paywall).

Sport Kristaps Porzingis Reportedly Will Miss 'Several Days' with Ankle Injury
Author: 0 Kristaps Porzingis Reportedly Will Miss 'Several Days' with Ankle Injury

He ranks 310th in the National Basketball Association and ninth among Knicks players with a -1.0 nERD on the season. The Knicks are 23-35 for the season so far and only 9-20 on the road. In fact, the unresolved beef between the two sides may be why Oakley was very vague when he was asked which team he wanted to win on Thursday. The Warriors went on to score 50 points in the third quarter, with the final three points coming when Curry just heaved up a three at the buzzer.