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Sport Dustin Johnson draws major competition in Match Play group
Author: 0 Dustin Johnson draws major competition in Match Play group

Henrik Stenson of Sweden (No. 5), Australia's Adam Scott (8), Rickie Fowler (9), Justin Rose of England (13) and Adam Hadwin (51) are not in this week's field. Instead, he has two Japanese players - Yuta Ikeda and Hideto Tanihara, and Ryder Cup teammate Ryan Moore. Moore won the U.S. Amateur and the U.S.

Sport Durant cleared to travel with Warriors
Author: 0 Durant cleared to travel with Warriors

Down by double-digits early in the first quarter, the Warriors began to find their rhythm shortly before heading in the second, eventually going off for a 36-point quarter going into the halftime while holding Milwaukee to just 15. ABOUT THE THUNDER (40-29): Oklahoma City is fighting with the Los Angeles Clippers for the No. 5 spot in the West and sits a half-game back - tied in the loss column.

Sport Fedor Emelianenko Vs Matt Mitrione Reeboked For Bellator 180 PPV
Author: 0 Fedor Emelianenko Vs Matt Mitrione Reeboked For Bellator 180 PPV

Speaking to the Associated Press , Bellator President Scott Coker said: "I think [Bellator 180] will be the most exciting fight card in MMA this year so far". Emelianenko and Mitrione were booked to fight last month at Bellator 172, but kidney stones forced Mitrione to withdraw the morning of the card. Sonnen is 39, while Silva and Emelianenko are both 40.

Sport Sanchez ankle injury update, report raises red flag on Gunners ace
Author: 0 Sanchez ankle injury update, report raises red flag on Gunners ace

Gunners manager Wenger later said Sanchez's ankle was "in a awful state" and it was feared he would miss Chile's upcoming fixtures. The Frenchman was furious with Chile's "suicidal" decision to play Sanchez during the last worldwide break in November when he was carrying a slight injury and the 66-year-old will feel similar feelings this time around.

Sport Tears and one last sacrifice in the aftermath of Duke's NCAA loss
Author: 0 Tears and one last sacrifice in the aftermath of Duke's NCAA loss

Seventh-seeded SC knocked off Duke, one of the tournament favorites, 88-81, with a furious second half where the Gamecocks shot 71% and missed just eight shots. It stretched to double figures shortly after that, and SC endured one final push before the party was on in Greenville . Davis and Doniyah Cliney played outstanding perimeter defense and knocked the ball out of bounds with two seconds left.

Sport Jones take aim at All Blacks
Author: 0 Jones take aim at All Blacks

It'll be a case by case basis and one of the things that keeps coming back is everyone wants to play for England , no one wants to give up their shirt so we'll balance that out". "We were chasing shadows for a bit of that second half, but credit due to the girls", said Tierney. "Apart from Italy, every team has been able to beat any other team".

Sport Arsene Wenger Reportedly Offered 2-Year PSG Deal Amid Arsenal Exit Rumours
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger Reportedly Offered 2-Year PSG Deal Amid Arsenal Exit Rumours

The Mirror reported that Wenger is set to be given a new two-year contract and that Arsenal would give him a budget in excess of £100 million as part of an overhaul to take to the club to the next level. The Gunners fell to new depths at the weekend as their 3-1 defeat to West Bromwich Albion was another damaging blow to their hopes of finishing in the top four in the Premier League this season.

Sport Free agent LB Zach Brown meeting with Dolphins
Author: 0 Free agent LB Zach Brown meeting with Dolphins

In the spring of 2015, Buffalo traded Alonso to Philadelphia for running back LeSean McCoy . Staying healthy was the biggest key. It seems like the former Buffalo Bills linebacker is wondering that himself now nearly two weeks into National Football League free agency.

Sport Cam Newton to undergo surgery on throwing shoulder
Author: 0 Cam Newton to undergo surgery on throwing shoulder

He is expected to return by the start of training camp. Newton's procedure is to fix a partially torn rotator cuff in his throwing shoulder due to an injury he suffered in a Week 14 win against the Chargers. "Following surgery, we want Charles as active as possible while still taking the proper precautions, " Vermillion said. "We have to be smart about that and think about other ways to use him".

Sport Trump boasts he's the reason Colin Kaepernick doesn't have a job
Author: 0 Trump boasts he's the reason Colin Kaepernick doesn't have a job

Back in August 2016, Trump said he didn't think Kaepernick's protests were "not a good thing". Many general managers despise the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback after his political stance, according to report . Freeman got an explanation from an unidentified AFC general manager, who said that "three things are happening" with Kaepernick. Teams don't lack quarterback options in free agency, and right now there are certainly better quarterbacks to be signed than Kaepernick.

Sport Football Coach Suspended Amid Exposure Allegations
Author: 0 Football Coach Suspended Amid Exposure Allegations

Sharkey stands accused of putting his penis into one of the hot dog buns before saying, "You think that is a big dog - take a look at this". There were also allegations that students who attended camp were driven around in vehicles by coaches who were under the influence of alcohol.

Sport Sunday NCAA coverage a ratings boon for CBS, Turner
Author: 0 Sunday NCAA coverage a ratings boon for CBS, Turner

The games, viewable using the Oculus NCAA March Madness Live VR app for Samsung's Gear VR, won't be free. March Madness in VR is coming with two pricing tiers: A golden ticket, which costs $2.99 per game or $7.99 for all six games, will offer access to multiple courtside cameras and dedicated VR commentary from Spero Dedes, Steve Smith and Lisa Byington.

Sport Speculation: Rooney to return to roots with possible Everton offer
Author: 0 Speculation: Rooney to return to roots with possible Everton offer

Indeed, Rooney has only started nine Premier League games for Mourinho's men this season since the Portuguese coach's appointment at Old Trafford last summer. United would move the player on, Rooney would get the chance be a regular starter again, and wouldn't have to go to China. West Ham have now been added to the list of potential suitors, with the East Londoners keen to bolster their attacking options.

Sport Bulls mourn the loss of Jerry Krause
Author: 0 Bulls mourn the loss of Jerry Krause

Krause left the Bulls in 2003 after a string of disappointing drafts and questionable trades. He's now a finalist for the Naismith Hall of Fame. Krause also dealt with heart problems which required multiple surgeries, as well as sleep apnea.

Sport James Harden goes coast-to-coast for game-winner against Nuggets
Author: 0 James Harden goes coast-to-coast for game-winner against Nuggets

The Denver Nuggets had the lead and the ball with just over 30 seconds remaining in their Monday night matchup with the Houston Rockets, but couldn't come away with a win. Jokic scored 22 points to go with 13 rebounds and 8 assists. The Rockets as a team shot 50.6 percent and went 17-38 from behind the three-point line.

Author: 0 Ravindra Jadeja tops ICC's test bowlers rankings

Meanwhile, South Africa left-arm spinner Keshav Maharaj helped himself spring 15 position upwards with a match winning contribution of six-wicket haul against New Zealand in Wellington. Ashwin has suffered in the rankings for the all-rounders as well. With the cut-off date (April 1) nearing, India are assured of the top spot and thus a cash reward of $1 million.

Sport Thibaut Courtois ready to snub Real Madrid and stay at Chelsea
Author: 0 Thibaut Courtois ready to snub Real Madrid and stay at Chelsea

I feel like I'm a key player in the team. "I see myself at Chelsea , the club that six years ago saw me playing in Belgium and gave me the opportunity to sign for them". "They were very physical and it was hard to find our usual game", Courtois said. For the time being, there has not been an offer, " he added. "Diego is the type of guy who has a lot of energy and goes for every ball and he gets kicked as well".

Author: 0 Tom Brady's stolen Super Bowl jersey reportedly found, heading back to Patriots

The AP reports that the jerseys are now in Boston being authenticated. After the news of Brady's jersey being found broke, Acevedo tweeted that the jersey had been found in Mexico. I know they worked hard on this case - and it is very much appreciated. In a press conference Monday, Acevedo would not expand on the person connected to the investigation, only saying that he is not from the Houston area.

Sport Claude Puel gives update on Gabbiadini injury
Author: 0 Claude Puel gives update on Gabbiadini injury

James Ward-Prowse had pulled one back for the Saints in the second half and though Puel's side had their fair share of opportunities, they failed to equalize. However, he questioned referee Andre Marriner's decision not to award Dusan Tadic a penalty in the second half. "If the referee gives a penalty for the first then he needed to give a penalty for us".

Sport IL beats Boise State, advances to NIT quarterfinals
Author: 0 IL beats Boise State, advances to NIT quarterfinals

Chandler Hutchinson lead the Broncos with 17 points. "It's good getting these extra opportunities. we've got to keep building on this", said Dickinson, who had a career-best 12 points. Tracy Abrams , who was playing his final game in front of the State Farm Center crowd, led IL in scoring with 18 points. Hill scored 13 points, finishing his 31st game this season in double figures.

Author: 0 Handscomb and Marsh guide Australia to draw and keep India series alive

However, a wicket-less afternoon followed for Virat Kohli's side as Peter Handscomb and Shaun Marsh forged a 124-run partnership to frustrate India . Stay tuned for the latest news and updates surrounding the Dharamsala Test which takes place between March 25-29. Playing his second test more than five years after his first, Australia paceman Pat Cummins (4-89) almost completed a five-wicket haul when Saha was given out leg-before.

Sport Mark Hunt reportedly set to headline UFC Auckland against Derrick Lewis
Author: 0 Mark Hunt reportedly set to headline UFC Auckland against Derrick Lewis

Also, Anderson Silva fought Derek Brunson that night from Brooklyn, along with Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza vs. Tim Boetsch, Glover Teixeira vs. Jared Cannonier and Dustin Poirier vs. Lewis (18-4, 1NC) has been rocketing up the UFC heavyweight rankings and now sits at No. 6 on the list. Should he be cleared, Hunt will be breaking new ground having never fought an MMA contest in New Zealand.

Sport Tom Brady Jersey Found, Foreign Journalist Suspected
Author: 0 Tom Brady Jersey Found, Foreign Journalist Suspected

Glazer also suggested that this was possibly a premeditated crime as opposed to a crime of opportunity committed by a media member who just happened to stumble upon the jersey. The suspect has now been identified as Mauricio Ortega , who was the director of La Prensa before resigning from the organization about a week ago.

Sport Olivier Giroud says Arsenal squad wants Arsene Wenger to stay
Author: 0 Olivier Giroud says Arsenal squad wants Arsene Wenger to stay

Wenger is experiencing arguably the most testing period of his 20-year reign as Arsenal manager. The 67-year-old Wenger, who has been in his position since 1996, is under increased pressure after Arsenal's 3-1 loss at West Bromwich Albion that saw the team drop to sixth place.

Sport Stephanie McMahon fires Mick Foley
Author: 0 Stephanie McMahon fires Mick Foley

General Manager Mick Foley was sacked by Commissioner Stephanie McMahon to kick off tonight's episode of Monday Night Raw. McMahon confronted Foley in the ring after the Hardcore Legend went off the script from a set of index cards he was given to announce that he was taking a leave of absence.

Sport Raiders announce EJ Manuel signing
Author: 0 Raiders announce EJ Manuel signing

He was signed to the practice squad in 2006 and has played all but three games since the start of the 2007 season. Maybe signing with one of the team's farthest away from Buffalo was always in EJ Manuel's plan, but that's what he did after signing on with the Oakland on Monday to compete for a backup position behind Derek Carr.

Sport Saints to ink LB Manti T'eo to 2-year deal, sources say
Author: 0 Saints to ink LB Manti T'eo to 2-year deal, sources say

ESPN's Dan Graziano reported on Monday that the two were close on a deal, and KHON2's Rob DeMello broke news that confirmed Te'o was headed to New Orleans. Nevertheless, he led the Chargers in tackles in 2015 despite missing four games. Te'o will join a crowded linebacker room; the Saints now have eight on their current roster.

Author: 0 Kohli-Smith bad blood continues off the field

It was Test cricket at its best as Australian batsmen defied India's lethal spin duo of R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja on a worn-out fifth day surface at the JSCA International Stadium to force a draw in the third Test here on Monday. "I'm sure that all of the boys that batted out in the middle - Renshaw, Shaun and Handscomb - the three that did very well, they'll take loads out of what they've been able to do in this second innings".

Author: 0 FBI Confirms Investigation into Possible Russian Ties to Trump Campaign

The biggest news from the hearing was probably Mr. Comey's announcement that the Federal Bureau of Investigation has been investigating possible links between the Russian government and the Trump campaign for months. In fact, Manafort was involved with the campaign from March to August 2016 and served as campaign chairman starting in June, after campaign manager Corey Lewandowski was sacked.

Sport Adam Jones saves United States at teammate's expense
Author: 0 Adam Jones saves United States at teammate's expense

Machado has more plate appearances than any other player in Orioles' camp and Castillo has probably caught more innings in the WBC than he would have done in spring training. The U.S. was forced to work out of trouble nearly immediately, after a rare Brandon Crawford ( San Francisco Giants ) error allowed the second Dominican hitter of the night, Machado (Orioles), aboard for free.

Sport Team USA Takes Down Team Dominican Republic
Author: 0 Team USA Takes Down Team Dominican Republic

That was why he came out of the March 10 WBC opener after his four-inning limit, even while being flawless. Archer was the starting pitcher in Team USA's WBC opener March 10 against Colombia , but he has not pitched since in the tournament.

Author: 0 Carragher thinks he knows what Romelu Lukaku wants, warns Everton

The 23-year-old has scored 22 goals and provided seven assists in 30 appearances in all competitions so far this season, but with a desire to play in the Champions League and test himself further, he could be on his way out sooner rather than later.

Sport Sir Alex Ferguson to return as Man Utd boss for Carrick testimonial
Author: 0 Sir Alex Ferguson to return as Man Utd boss for Carrick testimonial

The 75-year-old, who had an outstanding career winning 38 trophies during his time at Old Trafford, retired from the coaching bench back in 2013 having won the club's 20th top-flight title. I don't have to worry about you lads or the agents or the press conferences and having to control that press secretary of mine! Park was rarely considered more than a fringe player during his seven-year stay at Old Trafford, but Ferguson regularly called upon him in important, season-defining matches.

Sport Super Eagles have first training session in London
Author: 0 Super Eagles have first training session in London

The wing-back suffered a calf injury in Chelsea's 1-0 FA Cup win over Manchester United on Monday, March 13 but still played in their 2-1 win at Stoke City in the Premier League on Saturday, March 18. He also noted that some backroom staff who are yet to join up with the squad will know if they will still make the trip to London for the games on Wednesday.

Sport Warriors, NBA teams get letter from Adam Silver on resting stars
Author: 0 Warriors, NBA teams get letter from Adam Silver on resting stars

ESPN also issued a statement regarding teams resting their star players in nationally televised games: "As always, our aim is to serve National Basketball Association fans with the best matchups involving the league's top stars and we share the fans' disappointment".

Sport Injury forces Hazard out of Belgium squad
Author: 0 Injury forces Hazard out of Belgium squad

Eden Hazard has not recovered from his injury in time for Belgium's matches against Greece and Russian Federation. Hazard missed the win at Stoke City on Saturday with a calf problem and he has already pulled out of his country's upcoming games against Greece and Russian Federation.

Sport Heyman: White Sox discussing long-term deal with Tim Anderson
Author: 0 Heyman: White Sox discussing long-term deal with Tim Anderson

No player with less than a year of major-league service time has ever signed such a lucrative deal. The deal is expected to be announced Tuesday afternoon. The White Sox are in the midst of a rebuild that has seen Adam Eaton and Chris Sale shipped out of town since last season, though the club clearly views Anderson as part of its core moving forward.

Author: 0 Lauda: Vettel is not part of Merc's plans

For those who fear the Mercedes man will have it easy following the retirement of Nico Rosberg, the German team mate who beat him to the title while winning fewer races, there is an alternative scenario. Wolff is relishing the challenges ahead of his defending F1 world champions as Mercedes targets a fourth consecutive world drivers' and constructors' title clean sweep.

Sport Mourinho: I see myself staying at Man Utd…if they want me
Author: 0 Mourinho: I see myself staying at Man Utd…if they want me

Boro's response to the goal was creditable but, like so many times this season, intricate build-up play was not matched by an end product. He believes he has built successful relationships with his United players, though, saying: "You have to adapt to a club's reality, needs and demands".

Sport Villanova loss, ACC flameout reshape NCAA Sweet 16 bracket
Author: 0 Villanova loss, ACC flameout reshape NCAA Sweet 16 bracket

The Gamecocks scored 65 second-half points on 71.4 percent shooting. "I'm not annoyed", Villanova coach Jay Wright said. Facing the end of their season and, for much of the roster, the potential end of their college career, the players fought tears as they answered questions from the media.

Author: 0 Samsung's digital assistant Bixby to debut with Galaxy S8 next week

Bixby is the proof that Samsung has been "fundamentally and conceptually changing" its attitude toward software, the official press release said. The last key feature of Bixby will be its tolerance. As per some of the leaks and rumors so far, in essence, Bixby is a virtual assistant similar to Google Assistant, Microsoft's Cortana, and Apple's Siri.

Sport Search for Tom Brady's jersey ends in Mexico
Author: 0 Search for Tom Brady's jersey ends in Mexico

The Tom Brady stolen jersey saga, which started off as an intriguing and anecdotal footnote in the New England Patriots' post-Super Bowl story, has officially morphed into an worldwide crime drama that's nearly stranger than fiction. Brady said he had put the jersey in his bag after the game but later discovered it had gone missing. The jersey could have been sold to a collector for "great monetary gain", Acevedo said.

Sport 21 points will ensure Chelsea win title - Conte
Author: 0 21 points will ensure Chelsea win title - Conte

For the Chelsea captain, Gary Cahill, his victor, three minutes from time, wiped out the push on Jonathan Walters that had given away the penalty for Stoke's equaliser. Lee Grant says his strong performances for Stoke this season only made his costly mistake against Chelsea extra disappointing. Gary Neville believes Manchester United's dramatic turnaround against Sheffield Wednesday almost 25 years ago is their most significant Premier League victory after the club celebrated 600 wins.

Sport Liverpool star named as 'technically the best' Klopp's worked with
Author: 0 Liverpool star named as 'technically the best' Klopp's worked with

Manchester City face a charge of failing to control their players by the Football Association for their surrounding the referee Michael Oliver when he awarded a penalty in the 1-1 draw with Liverpool on Sunday. On the game against Manchester City and Milner's performance at left-back, stopping Raheem Sterling's run, Can said that it was always going to be hard to play against the England worldwide but his team-mate did the job very well.

Sport House GOP Considers Changes to Health-Care Bill
Author: 0 House GOP Considers Changes to Health-Care Bill

They're flat-out false in telling us you ran on this plan. A leading conservative voice in the House, Representative Jim Jordan of OH, is still opposed to the legislation even with the proposed changes , according to an aide. A House vote was scheduled for Thursday. Ryan insisted that he felt " very good " about the bill's prospects but acknowledged that House leadership was "making fine-tuning improvements to the bill to reflect people's concerns".

Sport Wild rally from 4 down but lose again, 5-4 to Jets
Author: 0 Wild rally from 4 down but lose again, 5-4 to Jets

Copp scored at 3:47 of the first period to give the Jets a 1-0 lead. Both played in Sunday's 5-4 triumph over the Minnesota Wild. "We're not executing properly ... "We have enough guys that can put the puck in the net, we need to get better at other aspects of our game to have a fighting chance at being the team we want to be", captain Blake Wheeler told the Winnipeg Free Press.

Sport Tom Brady's Super Bowl Jersey Recovered, Stolen By Media Member
Author: 0 Tom Brady's Super Bowl Jersey Recovered, Stolen By Media Member

The NFL said in a statement that Brady's jersey - worth an estimated $500,000 - and a second jersey worn by the quarterback at the 2015 Super Bowl were recovered in Mexico following an FBI-led probe. He then called on the Texas Rangers to help Houston police in recovering the expensive piece of memorabilia, even though no police report had been filed.

Sport Golden State Warriors complete season sweep over Steven Adams' OKC Thunder
Author: 0 Golden State Warriors complete season sweep over Steven Adams' OKC Thunder

Despite being two of the smaller players on court, there was no shortage of aggro from both players, with Curry in particular heating things up, throwing a few elbows around. "Ain't nothing going through my mind but to protect my teammates", Westbrook said when asked about the scrap. "Shots didn't fall. We had some open shots that didn't fall, and they made shots as well".