• Federer too perfect for Chung

    Federer too perfect for Chung

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    Federer who is not only the defending champion at Indian Wells Open is also seeking his sixth title. Federer said he plans to get ready for Coric the same way he prepared for Chung. "It was a really tough match against Pablo", Chung said. Winds gusting to 15 miles per hour made shots tricky. Osaka knocked off No. 5 Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic 6-2 6-3.
  • Men's basketball: Houston edges San Diego State in NCAA tournament

    Men's basketball: Houston edges San Diego State in NCAA tournament

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    Gray, the only Cougar to score in double figures, had given Houston a 65-62 lead 13 seconds earlier with a three-pointer. At the other end, Gray had the final answer, spinning in an acrobatic scoop layup in traffic to send the Cougars (27-7) into the second round in their first tournament appearance in eight years.
  • Amendola leaves Patriots for Miami

    Amendola leaves Patriots for Miami

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    Amendola caught 61 passes for 659 yards and two touchdowns in 2017. Amendola, 32, is expected to sign a two-year, $12 million deal with the Dolphins , which includes $8.25 million guaranteed. Perhaps the greatest example of Amendola's clutch performance prowess came during a two-TD performance in the AFC championship game versus the Jacksonville Jaguars.
  • Alabama vs. Virginia Tech

    Alabama vs. Virginia Tech

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    The biggest surprise of the night came via reserve guard John Petty, who chipped in 20 points off the bench. The Alabama Crimson Tide and Villanova Wildcats will square off at PPG Paints Arena this Saturday in the 2nd round of the NCAA Tournament.
  • Conte says magical Messi will never leave Barcelona

    Conte says magical Messi will never leave Barcelona

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    Barcelona quickly netted a third goal to effectively wrap up victory, but Conte feels that luck was not on the Blues' side at the home of the Catalan giants. The 29-year-old Busquets has played in all of Barca's UEFA Champions League games this season and only missed three of their league games. "From the start of the game you just sensed that this was always going to be the man who was going to change the game", said Lampard on BT Sport .
  • Raiders To Sign Doug Martin

    Raiders To Sign Doug Martin

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    Martin, who has not been able to play a full slate for most of his career, would give the Raiders two bruising running backs heading into next season. Martin, 29, was released by the Buccaneers in advance of free agency following an up-and-down career with the team that drafted him in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft .
  • Ireland Team Named For Grand Slam Showdown With England

    Ireland Team Named For Grand Slam Showdown With England

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    This side has demonstrated huge resources of discipline and attitude which shows that there is certainly a mental toughness in the team, which is all-important if they are going to add the Slam to the Six Nations title . "For us it's about trying to drag those young guys along, they probably think they are going to get lot of opportunities but as I know it doesn't work out like that", said Sexton.
  • Tom Benson, owner of Saints and Pelicans, dies at 90

    Tom Benson, owner of Saints and Pelicans, dies at 90

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    New Orleans won Super Bowl XLIV in 2009. Benson made it known in January 2015 that he wants his third wife, Gayle, to inherit complete control of the Saints and Pelicans, but Benson's disowned daughter, Renee, and her two children, Rita and Ryan LeBlanc - who had always been in line to take over his businesses - have vowed to prove their patriarch was manipulated against them while in a mentally enfeebled state.
  • Major League Baseball tells Aaron Judge recruiting Manny Machado against rules

    Major League Baseball tells Aaron Judge recruiting Manny Machado against rules

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    Because of this, though, Major League Baseball would reach out to the Yankees . " We have been in contact with the Yankees . They will speak to him to make sure that this does not happen again". East and Machado is a free agent in 2019. The 25-year-old would most logically fit on the Yankees at the hot corner, with Didi Gregorius occupying shortstop, but Machado won't come cheap after three top-10 MVP finishes and All-Star selections in the past five years.
  • Trade war: USA targets India over export subsidies

    Trade war: USA targets India over export subsidies

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    US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said Wednesday in a statement that Indian export subsidy programs "harm American workers by creating an uneven playing field on which they must compete". Observing that the U.S. has dragged India under a provision of WTO's Agreement on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures, Teaotia said that Article 27 of the same pact also provides for special and differential treatment to developing countries.
  • Ronald Gasser gets 30 years in killing of Joe McKnight

    Ronald Gasser gets 30 years in killing of Joe McKnight

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    Jennifer McKnight testified about her loss Thursday during the sentencing hearing for 56-year-old Ronald Gasser . Gasser was originally charged with 2nd-degree murder, but the jury elected for the lesser charge of manslaughter after more than 7 hours of deliberation back on January 26.
  • Loyola's Donte Ingram Sinks Clutch Three Pointer to Upset Miami

    Loyola's Donte Ingram Sinks Clutch Three Pointer to Upset Miami

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    Loyola look like a confident, experienced group in the first half when they raced out to an early lead. Ingram finished the game with 13 points after being named the MVP of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament. But Newton responded with an immediate jumper to put Miami back in the lead and they retained the lead when Marques Townes split a pair of free throws with 25 seconds left.
  • Patriots acquire Jason McCourty in trade with Browns

    Patriots acquire Jason McCourty in trade with Browns

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    The teams will swap sixth and seventh-round picks. "Cleveland it's been real!" One of the few bright spots during the Browns' 0-16 season is gone. He had been reportedly been interested in teaming up with Jason in New England. New general manager John Dorsey and his cadre of front-office handlers are rebuilding both sides of the ball with their own hand-picked players.
  • Ramsey to undergo 'small procedure', misses Wales duty

    Ramsey to undergo 'small procedure', misses Wales duty

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    The Welshman won 43 caps for his country over an 11 year period. However, at a press conference, Giggs announced that Edwards had told him that he had opted to focus his attention on domestic action with Reading . "He will have a small procedure, but it is the ideal time to get that done". Giggs added: "You want your best players and Gareth is a tremendous player".