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by | April 10, 2017 | 02:33

World number two Novak Djokovic shrugged off his recent elbow injury to give Serbia a winning start in their Davis Cup quarter-final against Spain yesterday with a 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 victory over Albert Ramos Vinolas. Your Views: Readers' Letters Take my advice, says money manager John Drinnan: When does plain talk become hate speech? . "I'm very happy", said Bolelli.

by | April 09, 2017 | 06:24

The Gunners moved above the Red Devils and up into fifth place on Wednesday night thanks to their 3-0 win over West Ham at The Emirates. Our experts believe the sides now in the top four - Chelsea, Tottenham , Liverpool and Manchester City - will be the ones playing Champions League football next season.

by | April 09, 2017 | 06:20

Simeone, who had conquered Rafael Benitez's Real Madrid early in the campaign, was unleashing his fury on a team who had beaten his Atletico side to the Champions League trophy in cruel circumstances in May 2014. "I think we played really well". They came at us more at the end. Now it is a different story. We won in the first game this season, but we don't know what's going to happen tomorrow.

by | April 08, 2017 | 00:31

The incessant contract talk surrounding Ibrahimović isn't a helpful distraction as United struggle to penetrate the top four and the Champions League places. There are still talks and let's see what will happen. "It's not like I'm 20 and I have another five or 10 years [to play]". "First is too far away, second probably also, but otherwise it's very tight and if you succeed in winning two or three games in a row then you're in the Champions League spots".

by | April 08, 2017 | 00:07

If Chelsea do secure the title for the second time in three years, Hazard's contribution will be key. Furthermore, Manchester United's frustrating times continued as they only managed to steal a point against Everton. It was a night to forget for the goalkeepers in west London . A loose kick by home goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois - another Belgium global - enabled Sergio Aguero to level for City in the 26th minute.

by | April 08, 2017 | 00:07

His performance on the course has struggled a little bit since the big win. Willett has endured a prolonged slump since donning the Green Jacket, with just three top-five finishes and no wins from his subsequent 23 appearances. If you are looking for a decent outsider among the home players, you could do an terrible lot worse than putting a few pence on Daniel Berger, who is a wonderful shotmaker with a great temperament.

by | April 07, 2017 | 02:58

Things have been going very well for us this season the majority of the time but it wasn't to be. But they're decent at home, and I actually think the Spurs game on Saturday was quite even. "You can see that the confidence of the team is high at the moment". Palace remain only four points clear of the relegation zone despite winning their last four league games and face two hard games away to Southampton and then Arsenal at Selhurst Park.

by | April 07, 2017 | 02:49

Although he was "awake and alert", Michael was still carried off on a stretcher for further evaluation at Pennsylvania Hospital. "There has been all winter", General Manager Ron Hextall said . Right winger McDonald, playing his first game with the Flyers this season, said Neuvirth was feeling ill before the game. "When it's all set and done, I'm fine with Neuvy getting the win".

by | April 07, 2017 | 02:43

There will be more than 1,000 eggs and grand prizes for each of the three age divisions. Participants will enjoy pictures with the Easter Bunny, pet vendors, an Easter parade, and a dog bone Easter egg hunt with their pets. Saturday at Old Village Hall, 117 E. Clark St., to benefit the Spencer Kids Group, according to a Spencer Kids Group flyer. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

by | April 07, 2017 | 02:42

The Supergiants will be banking on Ajinkya Rahane, who scored 480 runs at 43.63 with six fifties in the last edition, to come good with the bat again. Mumbai did not have any substantial partnership after the opening wicket stand of 45 between Parthiv Patel (19) and Jos Buttler (38) before Pandya's late flourish took them to a competitive total .

by | April 06, 2017 | 03:03

Newly minted Democratic Sheriff Paul Penzone, who defeated the ethically-challenged Arpaio by a wide margin in November, announced the facility would be dismantled in a Tuesday press conference, 12 News' Brahm Resnik reported. "Tent City was established to fill the demand for quick and low-priced beds, " former Arizona Attorney General Grant Woods, who chaired the SPEAR committee said, according to the press release.

by | April 06, 2017 | 03:01

The gap now stands at seven points and Spurs hope to reduce that deficit further at relegation-threatened Swansea on Wednesday night. "For us, we're battling to reduce the gap against Chelsea - it will be another hard game", Pochettino added.

by | April 06, 2017 | 02:57

Cavaliers 122, Magic 102: LeBron James notched his second straight triple-double with 18 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists , Kevin Love scored 28 and Cleveland sank 18 3-pointers against Orlando. Kiwi center Steven Adams had a quiet night with nine points and five rebounds , while Giannis Antetokounmpo was the best of the opposition with 11 points and 10 rebounds .

by | April 06, 2017 | 02:58

He played six-game stints for New Orleans and Minnesota this season before agreeing to join the Pacers. "There's a way you play the game and a way you don't and that was disrespectful to the game", Toronto's DeMar DeRozan said afterwards.

by | April 05, 2017 | 02:52

He then took the tournament by the throat with a 36-foot putt for birdie on the par-3 14th and 2-footer for another birdie on the par-5 15th that garnered him a three-shot lead with just three holes to play. Fowler closed with a 70 and tied for third, along with Luke List (68). "I've been trying not to think about it today but obviously it went through my head".

by | April 05, 2017 | 02:31

Wenger said the France centre-back still needs to undergo a scan, but that he could face a lengthy layoff. "It's nice to read it and it's nice to know the confidence of the board but I have my job, I am not thinking about it a lot". The Ox had been performing well in a central role so I wouldn't be surprised to see him given the nod alongside Granit Xhaka with Rambo among the subs.

by | April 04, 2017 | 05:13

Thompson was reluctant to discuss the incident. "Move forward", Thompson said . "We're family", Thompson said. He told reporters that it was all just miscommunication and they are going to move forward. Also, Kyle Korver has missed the last three games and is unlikely to play on Sunday. They have a chance to sleep, practice and relax a bit while their opponent has to play a different game and then travel right after.

by | April 04, 2017 | 05:11

Anders Lee and the New York Islanders refused to pack in their late-season playoff push minus captain John Tavares. He's listed week to week and, Weight said, there is no chance the team's leading scorer will play before NY closes the season against Ottawa on April 9.

by | April 03, 2017 | 03:48

A Patriots offense that features Peterson along with Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski and newly acquired Brandin Cooks could be one of the most lethal attacks in recent memory. However, his yards per carry average was below 4.0. With team owner Robert Kraft last week maintaining his strong stance against domestic violence abusers, with the implication Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon was off the table draft-wise, it's interesting if Peterson would even be allowed in, if it got that far.

by | April 02, 2017 | 01:39

Berdych regrouped in the second set and took advantage of a loose Federer service game to go ahead 5-3 and soon after snapped his streak of 15 lost sets to Federer to take the match to a decider. If I let him play in a comfortable position going to be impossible for me. Nick Kyrgios defeated David Goffin 7-6 (5), 6-3 to set up a quarterfinal match against Zverev.

by | April 02, 2017 | 01:42

The question is whether the fans will feel the same way as the Coliseum authority does about having the Raiders stay an extra year before leaving? At the annual meeting of National Football League club owners in Phoenix, Arizona on Monday, 31 of 32 owners backed the change of venue, with only Stephen Ross of the Miami Dolphins voting against.

by | April 02, 2017 | 01:38

The induction ceremonies will take place in September at the Hall of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts. Of the eight head basketball coaches Kansas has had in its history (a remarkable number in and of itself), Self is the fifth to be named a Hall of Famer, joining James Naismith (duh), Phog Allen, Larry Brown, and Roy Williams.

by | April 01, 2017 | 01:52

The 31-year-old on Wednesday boosted his goal total for Germany to 49 in 131 matches, including the side's triumphant 2014 FIFA World Cup campaign, reports Efe. "I played in a game in Portugal where Luis Figo had a similar thing, but you can't always predict when the end is coming for people". The fixture is Southgate's first since being appointed on a permanent basis in November, following a four-game spell as caretaker which brought two wins and two draws.

by | April 01, 2017 | 01:51

Cooper announced Thursday afternoon that he had signed HB142, which repeals HB2. "It stops short of many things we need to do as a state". The measure has also been criticized by conservatives, who urged the governor to leave the "bathroom bill" intact.

by | April 01, 2017 | 01:48

Seven players - headed by 2016 Olympic gold medalist Justin Rose of England and former PGA Championship victor Keegan Bradley - carded 67s. The 28-year-old American did not drop a shot throughout Thursday's opening round as he earned a one-stroke lead in Texas.

by | March 30, 2017 | 02:03

The Tony Romo situation doesn't sound like it's close to being resolved. According to John Elway and several reports from the Broncos organization, Denver has never really been an option for Romo. What the Cowboys can't do is take a chance on an injured player who probably is likely to sit out the rookie season as they did when they took linebacker Jaylon Smith in the second round of the 2016 NFL Draft.

by | March 30, 2017 | 01:58

A way to spice up the non-conference schedule? Miller said all the right things in the right manner. The new IU coach even touched on the importance of his immediate family and how his mother, father, brother and two sisters have a tight relationship that has helped him on this journey.

by | March 30, 2017 | 01:54

It's very hard to get to know a guy you've never met. "There's other players at this point that we've really had a lot of conversation about to see if we can put on our team". And why Jackson has to prepare for the season as if Cody Kessler , Kevin Hogan and a drafted player will be competing to start. While QB Tom Brady wants to play for six or seven more years, the fact remains that the quarterback will be 40 years old by the start of the 2017 season.

by | March 29, 2017 | 02:27

The tattered wreckage of another NCAA tournament favorite laid on the floor of No. 11-seeded Xavier's locker room, amid all the cut-off ankle-tape husks, wadded-up towels and navy-blue jerseys. Especially in the final four minutes, it went particularly wrong for the Wildcats . Just not an easy end to swallow. With the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament final happening at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, the Arizona Wildcats would love to compete for the championship in ...

by | March 29, 2017 | 02:16

Though rumours are abound that Manchester United are willing to pay silly money for Lionel Messi, there's another Barcelona player who shouldn't be ruled out from coming to ply his trade in Brexit Britain. It will be intriguing to witness him picking his team if and when he joins the Premier League. "I think justice for Karanka is the work he did here, people can never delete that".