• Dominant Daria: Kasatkina routs Kerber at Indian Wells
Dominant Daria: Kasatkina routs Kerber at Indian Wells

Roger Federer comes back to play in the night session, for the second time after facing Federico Delbonis in his first match in Indian Wells. "I don't know [Chung] enough to say I know him well personally", Federer said, the Express reported .

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  • Jets Ink Bridgewater To One Year Deal
Jets Ink Bridgewater To One Year Deal

Through the day the Jets remained quiet while Cousins went to the Frozen Tundra, Malcolm Butler and Dion Lewis went to Tennessee and all of the Jets unrestricted free agents went to or are going somewhere else. NY even addressed its need for a kicker, signing Cairo Santos. Bridgewater, 25, has attempted just two passes since tearing his ACL i...

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  • Kansas City one step closer to hosting a World Cup
Kansas City one step closer to hosting a World Cup

Cities selected as candidates for the USA include Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Cincinnati, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Miami, Nashville, New York/New Jersey, Orlando, Philadelphia, San Francisco Bay Area, Seattle and Washington DC.

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  • Dele Alli is world's best 21-year-old, says Mauricio Pochettino
Dele Alli is world's best 21-year-old, says Mauricio Pochettino

Tottenham Hotspur have reportedly emerged as favourites to land Bordeaux starlet Malcom ahead of Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich. Tottenham were knocked out of the Champions League by Juventus last week, and Pochettino said their exit from Europe's elite club competition had left Spurs with two remaining targets - a top-four finish and winning...

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  • Tyrann Mathieu: Cardinals cut safety after he denied a pay cut
Tyrann Mathieu: Cardinals cut safety after he denied a pay cut

Tryann Mathieu was officially released by the Arizona Cardinals on Wednesday afternoon. Those two contracts alone could pay for $8 million of Mathieu's first year with the team. That's not quite Ed Reed-levels of praise, but it's pretty damned close , and since he never got to bring Reed to the Patriots, perhaps this is his chance to help some...

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  • Tiger Woods: Odds slashed as American cut to favourite for Masters 2018
Tiger Woods: Odds slashed as American cut to favourite for Masters 2018

PGA Tour rookies Aaron Wise and Talor Gooch each had 65. Tiger Woods catches a ball on the 17th hole during the second round of the Valspar Championship at Innisbrook Resort Copperhead Course March 9, 2018 in Palm Harbor, Florida. "There was a lot of dark times where I couldn't get out of bed, couldn't move, the pain was too great". Woods s...

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  • 11-seed Loyola Chicago upsets Miami with 28-foot shot at buzzer
11-seed Loyola Chicago upsets Miami with 28-foot shot at buzzer

Both teams had their runs to the lead, but in the end it was neck-and-neck for the right to advance to the next round. Tennessee's next opponent in the NCAA tournament advanced to the second round in dramatic fashion. However, with less than 10 seconds left, the Ramblers had the ball down one point. But Newton responded with an immediate jumper...

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  • Champions League quarter-finals draw
Champions League quarter-finals draw

Liverpool lost 2-1 to United at the weekend and while it could have been sweet for the Reds to have a shot at revenge, their path looks even easier with Jose Mourinho's side knocked out. The important thing is that on 12th March we have 81 points, that is a lot of points. Man Utd have crashed out of the Champions League to Sevilla and Mo S...

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  • Kawhi Leonard will not play against Pelicans, return still up in air
Kawhi Leonard will not play against Pelicans, return still up in air

Gasol and the Spurs were no match for the Rockets on Monday, and with a much more winnable game on Tuesday against the Orlando Magic , the Spurs gave up early, and Gasol didn't see the court much. Popovich would later say that he'd never encountered an injury like Leonard's during a career stretching back to the early 1970s. But obviously, ...

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  • Isaiah Thomas and LeBron hug it out
Isaiah Thomas and LeBron hug it out

They have won seven of their last 10 games but despite their improvement, they're still not in contention for a playoff spot in the fiercely competitive Western Conference this year. "I mean, you don't know". "I'm a competitive person and he's really competitive", Kuzma added. Dwight Powell led the Mavericks with 20 points, one short of his car...

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  • Vikings express interest in free-agent quarterback Drew Brees
Vikings express interest in free-agent quarterback Drew Brees

In other words, the Saints can't pay Brees what other teams can, and there are arguably better situations out there for Brees. We are just getting over a ridiculous weekend full of trades. He and the Saints lost to Minnesota in the divisional playoff round this past season. Let the bidding war for Drew Brees begin. He wasn't asked to be.

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  • Contrite Rabada wants to learn from latest ban
Contrite Rabada wants to learn from latest ban

Rabada also revealed some of the more lighthearted barbs directed his way on day one in Port Elizabeth , where he was sent out as nightwatchman after bowling 21 overs. Cricket South Africa and Rabada have 48 hours to appeal Crowe's decision‚ and team management said soon after the verdict was handed down on Monday afternoon that they were‚ "seek...

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  • Woods and Els named as Presidents Cup captains
Woods and Els named as Presidents Cup captains

Woods, who is the only player in Presidents Cup history to have holed the winning putt on three occasions, said he was honoured to follow in the footsteps of the greats of the game as US captain. In gathering darkness that made it hard to read putts, Woods holed a double-breaking, 15-foot par putt on the third extra hole. Woods has been named by ...

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  • National Football League free agent rumors: Chiefs agree to terms with WR Sammy Watkins
National Football League free agent rumors: Chiefs agree to terms with WR Sammy Watkins

The Kansas City Chiefs may have the best offense in the National Football League at the start of the 2018 season, at least on paper. Former Clemson star receiver Sammy Watkins has found a new home. Likewise cornerback Marcus Peters, sent to the Rams earlier via trade as well. Hitchens also had a couple of pass deflections and nine tackles for...

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  • Packers to Sign Jimmy Graham, Release Jordy Nelson
Packers to Sign Jimmy Graham, Release Jordy Nelson

Green Bay will save $10.2 million against its cap by cutting Nelson, who turns 33 in May and finishes his 10-year career with the Packers at No. 2 on their all-time receiving TD list (69) and No. When Rodgers went down, it became clear that the Packers had some serious voids to fill in the offense. Nelson is the only player in team annals to record...

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  • Will NCAA Tournament snub impact Nebraska's future scheduling?
Will NCAA Tournament snub impact Nebraska's future scheduling?

It's a turnaround like few others in Nebraska athletics. "I'm very proud of the hard work they've put in to get to this point and to be rewarded by extending our season is a great chance to keep getting better". In many ways, the Huskers were victims of scheduling factors that were well beyond their control. Most postseason forecasts project Wash...

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  • England rugby coach Eddie Jones told to solve THIS Six Nations problem
England rugby coach Eddie Jones told to solve THIS Six Nations problem

England lost consecutive matches under Jones for the first time after defeats by Scotland and France , with Saturday's 22-16 loss in Paris leading to Ireland being crowned as the new Six Nations champions. "I've spoken to players, ex-players, retired players that played there and they've got it". Jordi Murphy later made a significant im...

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  • MI women's basketball makes NCAA Tournament as No. 7 seed, plays No
MI women's basketball makes NCAA Tournament as No. 7 seed, plays No

Others like Michigan State and Purdue , also had nothing to worry about, they knew at least they were getting in. (8) Seton Hall vs. (9) N.C. State - This I think is a tremendous matchup between two teams that are much better than where they are seeded.

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  • Venus knocks out Serena, Wozniacki marches on in Indian Wells
Venus knocks out Serena, Wozniacki marches on in Indian Wells

Serena, who lifted her 23rd Grand Slam title in Melbourne previous year, was then already pregnant with daughter Alexis Olympia, who was born in September. Wozniacki had been one of seven women who held the No. 1 ranking who hadn't won a Grand Slam when she triumphed in Melbourne in January. "Seventeen years seems like forever ago".

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  • Casey wins Valspar as Woods finishes one stroke behind
Casey wins Valspar as Woods finishes one stroke behind

The 40-year-old began the final round five shots off the lead but carded four birdies and a bogey in a front nine of 33, before rolling in a hat-trick of birdies from the 11th. He is getting better with each tournament, though he didn't feel sharp with his irons on Sunday and played too often to the fat of the greens. Woods blamed his iron play, ...

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  • Jordan Bone: Leads Vols to SEC Tournament Final
Jordan Bone: Leads Vols to SEC Tournament Final

Take note of Daylight Savings as well. Perhaps they will face Kentucky two or three more times. They took down Alabama 88-63 in the semifinals with Wenynen Gabriel nailing a flawless 7 of 7 from beyond the arc. Down two points, Xavian Stapleton missed a 3-point shot in the closing seconds as the Bulldogs fell 62-59 to the co-regular season ch...

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  • Paralympics: Two Koreas to march separately at Pyeongchang opening ceremony
Paralympics: Two Koreas to march separately at Pyeongchang opening ceremony

The Winter Paralympians of North and South Korea have appeared separately under their own countries' flags after a row over the blue-and-white Korean unification flag. She completed the course at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre in 1 minute, 29.72 seconds, beating second-placed Millie Knight of Britain and her guide, Brett Wild, by 0.86 seconds.

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  • Browns trade DL Danny Shelton to Patriots for 2018 pick
Browns trade DL Danny Shelton to Patriots for 2018 pick

Via ESPN's Field Yates and Adam Schefter , Cleveland has opted to trade defensive tackle Danny Shelton to the New England Patriots . The Browns aren't done trading yet, completing four trades in less than 24 hours. Shelton , a three-year National Football League veteran, has one year remaining on his rookie deal. With the Patriots de...

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  • Browns ship DeShone Kizer to the Packers
Browns ship DeShone Kizer to the Packers

Cleveland traded its starting quarterback on Friday to the Green Bay Packers in exchange for cornerback Damarious Randall , a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. He's spent time at both free safety and cornerback for Green Bay and can help the Browns no matter which position they decide to play him at. Brett Hundley fail...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo brace edges Real Madrid to victory at Eibar
Cristiano Ronaldo brace edges Real Madrid to victory at Eibar

After the win, Real sits in the third spot with 57 points, four points behind second-placed Atletico Madrid, who are scheduled to take on Celta Vigo on Sunday. From the resulting corner, Bale got above the Eibar defence, only to divert his glancing header wide of the post, but the opportunity suggested that the visitors were starting to up the te...

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  • Free agent CB Sherman to visit 49ers
Free agent CB Sherman to visit 49ers

Instead, Sherman will be traveling to San Francisco to meet with Jimmy Garoppolo's 49ers. Sherman is also somewhat familiar with the scheme run by 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh . The NFL has been a whirlwind of trades and free agency signings recently. While T.J. Carrie was the best cornerback the team had last season, he comes in...

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  • Crystal Palace boss Hodgson frustrated after comeback not enough for Chelsea defeat
Crystal Palace boss Hodgson frustrated after comeback not enough for Chelsea defeat

The Eagles are in 18th place, only a point from safety, but have a relatively easy run in, with only two games, including Saturday's, against the big six. His presence in the middle of the park ensures that Chelsea's creative forwards will enjoy more freedom in possession than they are used to. "We have to show great resilience", Conte continue...

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  • Curry to Miss 2-Game Road Trip
Curry to Miss 2-Game Road Trip

Golden State is 51-14, now in second in the Western Conference behind the Houston Rockets . Fortunately for the Warriors , they relied on plenty of depth in Kevin Durant's productivity (37 points), JaVale McGee's highlight reels and energy (13 points), Nick Young's sharp shooting (12 points ) and Draymond Green's versatility (11 points, 12 re...

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  • Browns Trade For QB Tyrod Taylor
Browns Trade For QB Tyrod Taylor

But Landry's volatile personality became a concern for Miami. Last season he established a franchise record with 112 receptions, which also led the National Football League, and 987 yards and a career-best 10 touchdowns. As for Randall, he was a first-round draft pick in 2015. If the Dolphins do decide to deal Landry, it isn't hard to see why a n...

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  • Fiorentina legend, Batistuta, pens moving letter to Davide Astori
Fiorentina legend, Batistuta, pens moving letter to Davide Astori

Following the funeral for Astori on Thursday, the Fiorentina players will now have to regroup ahead of their clash against Benevento, as they look to remain in the top half of the league. The Italian global leaves behind long-term wife Francesca Fioretti and their two-year-old daughter Vittoria. "You were one of the best sporting figures in whi...

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