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Sevilla 'as good as' Barcelona and Real Madrid, Javi Martinez warns Bayern

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The Colombian is set to start when Bayern travel to Sevilla for the first-leg of their Champions League encounter on Tuesday. "Otherwise, we will never win in Sevilla ". Of the eight clubs left in the Champions League this season, Sevilla have the worst shot conversion rate in front of goal (10.1 per cent), whilst allowing their opponents to convert the highest proportion of shots (12.7 per cent). Read More »

Nuggets trump wasteful Bucks in OT, LeBron posts triple-double

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Denver outscored Milwaukee 32-to-19 in the fourth quarter that saw Bucks' star Giannis Antetokounmpo foul out on a questionable call. With the win, Denver (42-35) moved to just one game behind the New Orleans Pelicans for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference. Read More »

Vancouver bids a sad goodbye to the Sedin twins

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The twins have spent their entire careers in Vancouver, and were drafted second and third in the 1999 draft. But the brothers' deeper legacy was the indelible mark they made on the community. Daniel Sedin has 21 goals and 31 assists in 78 games this season, while Henrik Sedin has three goals and 45 assists in 79 outings. Despite holding 2-0 and 3-2 advantages in the series, the Canucks eventually lost in Game 7 to the Boston Bruins . Read More »

ESPN Plus to debut April 12 at $4.99/month

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL: College hoops fans will get hundreds of men's and women's games every season on ESPN + from all across the college basketball landscape - from division one powerhouses to top mid-majors to the next tournament Cinderella and more. Read More »

Warner's wife sex scandal reason for Ball tampering episode?

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The Ball-tampering scandal rocked the world of worldwide cricket when Bancroft was caught on camera scratching the surface of the ball with a sandpaper on the 3rd day of the third Test in Cape Town. Darren Lehmann said on Thursday he would step down as coach following this week's match against South Africa. The touring Australian cricket team was irked when Cricket South Africa officials reportedly posed with spectators wearing Williams' masks during the second Test. Read More »

Arsenal 'want to sign' Leicester midfielder Wilfried Ndidi this summer

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The report states, " Arsene Wenger is a manager he admires a lot and his friend Alex Iwobi has told him lots of great things". 'But there is no shortage of offers. While Arsenal may not be among their best times, Ndidi would know how he would instantly improve the North Londoners, and how they'd reward him. Ndidi is still under contract with Leicester until the summer of 2022, so he certainly won't come cheap, but Arsenal should not hesitate to meet the Foxes' demands. Read More »

Klaasen replaces Smith at IPL

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Rajasthan have named South Africa's wicketkeeper batsman Heinrich Klaasen to fill the void of Smith, who recently made his worldwide debut against India and impressed everyone with hit hard-hitting ability. While the spinners are set to play a crucial role in the league, Klassen, who can play spin well will play a significant role in filling the vacuum created by the departure of Steve Smith . Read More »

Ex-Giants QB Geno Smith to sign with Chargers

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Chargers coach Anthony Lynn got a first-hand look at Smith five years ago. A second-round pick (39th overall) by the Jets in 2013, Smith, 27, appeared in 33 games (30 starts) over four seasons with NY, where he completed 501 of 866 passes for 5,962 yards and 28 touchdowns with 36 interceptions. Read More »

Villanova and MI head to NCAA national title game

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That one-two punch flanked by a group of seniors and a high-risk/high-reward guard in Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman, make them a risky club. "It depends on how many times you do it. As a team, Villanova shoots 40.1 percent from 3-point range, which ranks 11th in college basketball; of the teams that shoot a better percentage from beyond the arc than Villanova , none of those teams shoot almost the volume of 3-pointers that Villanova does. Read More »

Chelsea FC 1-3 Tottenham Hotspur

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Now, more than ever, every goal, every tackle, every inch is increasingly crucial and teams are looking to individuals to make the key differences that will determine whether the season is a success or failure. But we stayed strong, and we deserved the win . "We deserve to be there". We have to remember he is only 21 years old. The first leg is on Thursday against CSKA Moscow in the competition that provides Arsenal's only route into the Champions League if the trophy is collected. Read More »

Klopp: Mohamed Salah is a proper striker

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Did we think before the second we'd win 4-3? Manchester United's striker Alexis Sanchez scores the team's second goal during the English Premier League match against Swansea. Jurgen Klopp believes that his Liverpool FC side are heading into their crunch clash with Manchester City full of confidence after their victory over Crystal Palace on Saturday. Read More »

Tottenham hero Alli: I´m sure I´ll still be criticised!

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Alli had failed to start either of England's two recent friendlies against Holland and Italy, but the 21-year-old responded in great fashion with two crucial strikes. We are working very hard to try to have a good season, but I think that, in the end, we are deserving this season. Conte also suggested the Blues' position vindicated his continued complaints throughout the season over the board's transfer policy. Read More »

New Zealand vs England, second Test day four

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The Black Caps would have been spared from Bairstow's late flurry had they not wasted both their reviews in a desperate bid to take early wickets late on day three. Luckily for him, his poor score in this innings shouldn't stop England from levelling the series in New Zealand . "Unfortunately, he got a good ball and played at one outside off stump". Read More »

Live Cricket Score of South Africa vs Australia, 4th Test, Day 4

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Elgar faced the equivalent of exactly 30 overs of dot balls on his way to 50, with just 19 scoring shots, a sign that South Africa are in no mood to try and force a victory despite their commanding position. "I thought our energy right through the innings was excellent". The South Africans will be looking to score some quick runs tomorrow morning and possibly put the Australians in shortly before lunch as they march toward what would be a record series win against Australia on South ... Read More »

Anthony Joshua Earns £20 Million For Beating Joseph Parker

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Although losing his 100 percent knockout record, Joshua was the clear victor, triumphing by the scores of 118-110, 118-110 and 119-109. Victory extended the London 2012 Olympic champion' flawless professional record to 21 wins from as many bouts but all of his previous successes had been by way of knockouts . Read More »

Financial Advocates Investment Management Invests $207000 in Aetna Inc (AET)

The stock increased 1.56% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $6.5. About 2.78 million shares traded or 13.07% up from the average. It has outperformed by 21.79% the S&P500. Mitchell Mcleod Pugh And Williams Incorporated invested in 40,024 shares or 0.48% of the stock. Amica Mutual reported 8,665 shares. Haverford has 3,014 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Read More »

Ichiro robs Jose Ramirez of a home run

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The bullpen was solid in the two victories and even better in the 6-5 defeat on Saturday, when it gave the team a chance to win by holding Cleveland scoreless over the final five innings. Gordon bunted Frietas to third, which is when things got interesting. Catcher David Freitas doubled the inning and scored on a Jean Segura double to deep right field. Read More »

Australia women win T20 tri-series

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Captain Meg Lanning (88*) and Elyse Villani (51) settled themselves before launching an assault on the England bowlers, scoring 60 runs off the last five overs to push the total past the 200-mark. Megan Schutt (3-14) claimed three wickets late in the innings as England tried in vain to mount a final attack but instead ended up rather limping to the finish line, leaving Australia to celebrate. Read More »

Bruins rout Panthers to regain East lead

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With twelve seconds left Wayne Simmonds skated the puck to the blue line and coughed the puck up. Mrazek appeared well on his way to helping the Flyers win this very important game when four attempts by the Flyers to clear the zone failed in the final seconds, leading to a terrific goal by Patrice Bergeron with 3.8 ticks left on the regulation clock. Read More »

Reynaldo Lopez: White Sox-Royals postponed Sunday

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But say this for Giolito: He gathered himself after allowing two runs in the first and one in the third to string three scoreless innings, exiting the game trailing 3-1 and getting credit for a quality start. "He really did a good job of limiting the damage and was good after that first inning". The Royals and White Sox wrap up their 3 game series Sunday Afternoon with first pitch at 1:15p. Read More »

Miami Heat: Hassan Whiteside's days could be numbered

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The Miami Heat reportedly fined big man Hassan Whiteside for his comments following Saturday's loss to the Brooklyn Nets . "I don't know man, it's insane". Whiteside went on a locker-room rant after Miami's loss to Brooklyn, saying he should play more and even suggesting he might be better off elsewhere. Read More »

Celtics close in on East-leading Raptors with big win

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There were 15 ties and 20 lead changes in a game that was played within 5 to 6 points most of the night. The Celtics then kicked off the final frame with a 10-4 run to grab a 94-88 lead. He entered the night 1 for 19 from beyond the arc. Morris will look to get right back to where he was before the injury, and he can be the number one option for this team. Read More »

Notre Dame Wins Women's College Basketball Title

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COACH SCHAEFER: You know, they're so - to me they just have so many weapons offensively and they have so many ways they can score. But so many players sustained so many injuries that Bob Nagle, a radio voice of Notre Dame sports for many decades, joked, "We had four A.C.L.s, a broken nose, a black eye, three ankle sprains and a broadcaster with an ingrown toenail". Read More »

Conor McGregor's large shadow looms over UFC 223

Holloway already holds the 145-pound featherweight belt and he will move up to 155 pounds on short notice. When the UFC touches down in Brooklyn next week, there is inevitably going to be a lot of talk about Conor McGregor . Holloway (19-3) will fight Khabib Nurmagomedov (25-0) for the UFC lightweight title in the main event at Barclays Center, the UFC announced Sunday. Read More »

Liverpool sensation Mohamed Salah's epic prank on unsuspecting school kids

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Mane levelled four minutes after the break and, despite having one of his quieter games of an incredible debut season at Liverpool, Salah still proved the match victor. The victory edged Liverpool closer to sealing a place in the top four and a return to the Champions League next season. Liverpool's Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Salah (R) celebrates, with teammates, scoring the team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Crystal Palace and Liverpool at ... Read More »

Yankees choke away a sure win as hyped bullpen gets lit up

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He hit.266 with 15 home runs and 52 RBIs while primarily playing center field. Ryan Tepera (1-0) pitched the top of the eighth for the win. The Yankees couldn't get much going in their first loss of the season and Dellin Betances allowed two runs in two innings of work. Read More »

Markram slams ton as Proteas make strong start in final Test

Australia took the second new ball in the final half hour before the close, and Sayers got his first Test wicket when De Villiers edged behind, with the decision upheld on review. Australia made four changes from the last Test, replacing the banned trio with Joe Burns, Matt Renshaw and Handscombe. But unfortunately for the elegant left-hander his stay was cut short by a brilliant catch by de Kock, who crabbed down the leg-side to take Khawaja's glance off Philander whilst up to the stumps. Read More »

Steve Bould backs Wilshere for World Cup

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Lots of the great players go through these times. Wilshere's current deal with the club expires in the summer and there has been talk that he will not renew. There are many Arsenal fans who feel Wenger, appointed Arsenal manager in September 1996, has overstayed his welcome for an awfully long time, or that the title drought has been both bad and prolonged, but Bould was confident there would be plenty to cheer about before the end of the season. Read More »

NFL Welcomes First-Ever Male Cheerleaders

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Two men will become the first male members of a cheer squad and will dance for the Los Angeles Rams, in a first in National Football League history. According to Inside Edition , Jinnies said he was "speechless" and Peron said he cried when they heard the news. Read More »

Eden Hazard: Chelsea need to beat Spurs to boost Champions League bid

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The Premier League as well, seems to be out of reach and even a place in the top four is under question for the Blues , with the club five points behind their opponents on Sunday, Tottenham. "When you play this type of game , the pressure is for both teams". However, he hailed Kane's work rate to bounce back so quickly from what seemed a very serious injury. Read More »