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Sport EPL: Aguero out of Manchester City's game against Stoke
Author: 0 EPL: Aguero out of Manchester City's game against Stoke

City's only other out-and-out senior striker Gabriel Jesus returned to action in late February after suffering knee ligament damage against Crystal Palace in December and he was on target last week in his first game back against Basel in the Uefa Champions League.

Sport Carragher spits on United fans in shocking viral vid
Author: 0 Carragher spits on United fans in shocking viral vid

Carragher was being filmed by the 14-year-old father, who told the Daily Mirror he was "having a bit of banter" following the game, which had ended with United winning 2-1. Carragher said sorry for spitting in the girl's face on Sunday. The former England global made no excuses for his conduct and said he lost his rag after being goaded on a number of occasions on the motorway.

Sport Warriors drop second in a row with loss to Timberwolves
Author: 0 Warriors drop second in a row with loss to Timberwolves

Kevin Durant scored 39 points and pulled down 12 rebounds for Golden State. After Durant, it was Klay Thompson adding 21 points, five rebounds and four assists. With 8:40 left in the first quarter, Teague crossed over, stopped on a dime and threw up a shot over his shoulder while being fouled by JaVale McGee .

Sport Indian Wells: Roger Federer match suspended, Verdasco stuns Dimitrov
Author: 0 Indian Wells: Roger Federer match suspended, Verdasco stuns Dimitrov

The two-hour-plus match delayed the start of the evening session on centre court, where top seed Federer finally made his first appearance in the event, up against 67th-ranked Argentine Federico Delbonis. Indian Wells is the first tournament that Federer has entered since becoming the oldest player ever, aged 36, to become world No 1. "I just completely lost rhythm, everything", Djokovic told reporters afterwards.

Sport Kagiso Rabada charged by the ICC for Smith 'bump'
Author: 0 Kagiso Rabada charged by the ICC for Smith 'bump'

After dismissing Steve Smith on Friday in Port Elizabeth , Rabada appeared to intentionally bump into the Australia captain with his shoulder during his follow-through. Australia vice-captain Warner was the center of attention in the series opener in Durban after his ugly confrontation with South Africa de Kock on a staircase leading to the teams' dressing rooms.

Sport Notre Dame basketball misses out on NCAA Tournament
Author: 0 Notre Dame basketball misses out on NCAA Tournament

The Atlantic Coast Conference was once again one of the toughest in the nation throughout the 2017-2018 season, as evident in the nine NCAA Tournament bids it received this year. "We are excited about the tournament and we think it will be as competitive a field as we've ever had. When you put us all together and we have all the pieces".

Sport Ex-West Ham midfielder Lampard: Toxic - fans confronting players
Author: 0 Ex-West Ham midfielder Lampard: Toxic - fans confronting players

The former Everton and Manchester United manager added: "We still have plenty of games, we are good enough and we will be out of the bottom three come the end of the season". The Hammers were struggling in the match and the moment they suffered the first goal, two fans ran to the pitch and got into an altercation with on-field players.

Sport Antonio Conte unsure of his team selection for Barcelona clash
Author: 0 Antonio Conte unsure of his team selection for Barcelona clash

Conte said: "We won a massive game against Parma 3-1 and during the worldwide break after the game I was asked if I was happy with the team and with this important win". We have a player who's in the form of his life doing just that in Man of the Match Willian; Conte's certainly hoping that all others can take a bit of inspiration from him.

Sport Jake Arrieta Rumors: Phillies 'Moving Close' to Contract Agreement with Pitcher
Author: 0 Jake Arrieta Rumors: Phillies 'Moving Close' to Contract Agreement with Pitcher

That seems unlikely from the Phillies, seeing as they need rotation help and could use Arrieta's veteran presence, but the market has been odd this winter. No word yet on the length or total value of the reported deal. The move comes with less than three weeks to go until Opening Day. Among the multiple starter hopefuls include: right-handers Jerad Eickhoff , Vince Velasquez and Mark Leiter Jr.

Sport All eyes on Tiger Woods in Valspar Championship final round
Author: 0 All eyes on Tiger Woods in Valspar Championship final round

Tiger Woods will tee off at 1:50 p.m. ET Sunday. . Casey ran off three straight birdies early on the back nine to take the lead, and he closed with tough pars to post at 10-under 274. Woods, who finished a stroke behind victor Paul Casey, had a chance to tie for the lead on the final hole, but he missed a 39-foot putt. Casey charged with seven birdies and one bogey in 14 holes, after starting the day five strokes from the lead.

Sport Davidson upsets Rhode Island to win Atlantic 10 title
Author: 0 Davidson upsets Rhode Island to win Atlantic 10 title

URI's Dowtin earned a spot on the all-tournament team alongside Aldridge, Grady, VCU's Justin Tillman, and St. Bonaventure's Matt Mobley. Shavar Newkirk had 18 points, eight rebounds and six assists for the fourth-seeded Hawks (16-16), who drubbed Rhode Island 78-48 last week.

Author: 0 Rabada takes 3 quick wickets to leave Australia reeling

Good going by South Africa. While much of the pre-match attention was focused on Warner and his regrettable emotional outburst at Kingsmead, with the bat at St George's Park he showed why he's such a vital cog in the Australian top order.

Sport No. 5 Duke braces for risky Notre Dame
Author: 0 No. 5 Duke braces for risky Notre Dame

And one night after staging the biggest comeback in school history, erasing a 21-point second-half deficit to beat Virginia Tech , the Irish hung in for a while against the Blue Devils. On the ensuing possession, Notre Dame came through with four total free throws, closing within four points at 54-50. The Irish then cut the lead to two points off a layup from Pflueger and then took the lead off a three-pointer to beat the shot clock from Colson to go on top 60-59 with two minutes left on the ...

Sport Giants Are Releasing CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie
Author: 0 Giants Are Releasing CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

But Rodgers-Cromartie expressed his regret about leaving the franchise in a tweet Sunday. If Rodgers-Cromartie and the Giants can't find common ground, Big Blue will be able to cut him and save $6.5 million since he's in the final year of his deal.

Sport Ireland had doubts against Scotland: Murray
Author: 0 Ireland had doubts against Scotland: Murray

England kicked-off on Saturday knowing they needed to beat France and score at least four tries into the bargain for a bonus point to keep their title hopes alive following Ireland's earlier 28-8 victory over Scotland . The New Zealander noted: "There are plenty of knocks but no injuries, one of the good things is we made a few tactical subs but none of them were really injury induced".

Author: 0 Liverpool fans win praise following United defeat

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp saw his side lose only their second league match since October but felt they were worthy of a point on the basis of their second-half comeback. "It is essential that everybody who plays or attends a Premier League football match can do so safely", it said. 'It was a big game but we trusted him, he has been improving in training and sometimes that is the bit that fans and media don't see.

Sport 5 teams that LeBron James should consider in free agency
Author: 0 5 teams that LeBron James should consider in free agency

In the first, James scored a game-high 39 points and the Cavaliers defeated the Clippers 118-113 but were not able to cover as 6-point favorites. I'm not the only one who could two rips about "news" about where James might play next season.

Sport AB de Villiers ton puts SA in command against Australia
Author: 0 AB de Villiers ton puts SA in command against Australia

While other batsmen had struggled to gain any momentum to the South African innings, De Villiers looked at ease and played strokes to all parts of the ground in reaching a half-century off 62 balls with ten fours. 1 bowler in test cricket, is already facing a disciplinary hearing at this game for bumping into Australia captain Smith after dismissing him in the first innings.

Sport Petr Cech becomes first goalkeeper to reach 200 Premier League clean sheets
Author: 0 Petr Cech becomes first goalkeeper to reach 200 Premier League clean sheets

Arsenal face a tough test with Watford visiting the Emirates, but Arsene Wenger will be more focused on not making it four defeats in a row in the Premier League . Watford should have leveled when Petr Cech palmed Richarlison's free kick into the path of Roberto Pereyra , who failed to direct the bouncing ball into an open goal.

Sport De Villiers and South African tail flay Australia
Author: 0 De Villiers and South African tail flay Australia

Elgar was 57 not out and Amla 54 not out in an 86-run stand for the third wicket at St. George's Park. This match is in South Africa's favor but a couple of wickets early on day two will bring Australia back in the game. Amla was bowled by an excellent delivery from Mitchell Starc (1-78) that cannoned into his off-stump before Elgar edged Josh Hazlewood (1-73) to wicketkeeper Tim Paine.

Sport NBA Predictions: Will Curry, Warriors dominate visiting Spurs? 3/8/18
Author: 0 NBA Predictions: Will Curry, Warriors dominate visiting Spurs? 3/8/18

Quinn Cook (hand) is also questionable for the Warriors . Bell, who sprained his right ankle Tuesday against Brooklyn, will be out through the weekend and re-evaluated Tuesday. He now has six seasons with 200-plus 3s. The Warriors then determined midway through the second quarter that Curry would not return. His pregame dribbling routine has become the stuff of legend, and for obvious reasons, he has become one of the most popular sports figures in the country and around the world.

Sport Giants' Beckham appears in seedy video
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She offered details of the hookup in French to the Post through private messaging on Instagram, saying the two met Thursday at a nightclub in Paris. Ronaldo at one stage even managed to get his $3 million Bugatti involved, as Beckham Junior posted on his story a video of him checking out the auto before joking how it's "disrespectful" for Ronaldo to have his personal logo all over it.

Author: 0 Elgar, Amla hit 50s, South Africa makes progress in 2nd test

Markram and Elgar started well, but Cummins came as first change bowler and sent back Markram in his first over. Even though Elgar and Amla put on 88 for South Africa for the third wicket, that stand took almost 3 1/2 hours and 278 balls.

Author: 0 Hamann adamant Liverpool defender Van Dijk key to stopping Lukaku

Lukaku's finishing ability is up there with anyone else in the Premier League and perhaps Jose Mourinho's men could do a little more in setting him up more frequently. "I still don't know because in my mentality every match is the same and I'm not very good on that culture of this rivalry is special, that match is special", Mourinho said.

Sport Kansas Basketball: Jayhawks avoid hat trick, win impressively
Author: 0 Kansas Basketball: Jayhawks avoid hat trick, win impressively

No. 10 Iowa State (ESPNU) 9 p.m. No. 8 Oklahoma State Cowboys, 68 vs. We're a couple of days into the Big 12 Tournament in Kansas City. Young was hassled every time he touched the ball, nobody else made shots and the Cowboys slowly built a 39-28 lead. Kansas set a school record for 3-pointers in a season (319) when Lagerald Vick knocked one down with 3:49 to go.

Sport Tiger Woods closes in on first win in almost five years
Author: 0 Tiger Woods closes in on first win in almost five years

From the fairways Woods gave himself plenty of birdie chances, while even a fried-egg lie in a bunker at his 11th couldn't disturb him, as he gouged it out superbly to 5ft. However, presentable birdie chances went begging for the 14-time major champion at the 11th and 12th, and he then made a clumsy bogey at the short 13th after a disgusting pulled tee shot.

Author: 0 South African bowler Rabada charged after Smith incident

South Africa vs Australia 2nd Test Day 2 Live score: Dean Elgar is on 11 at the start of Day 2. South Africa's progress towards Australia's first innings total of 243 was steady right through the first two sessions. If reports are to be believed, Rabada has been charged by the worldwide cricket body and he could miss the rest of the series against Australia. Rabada was seen intentionally brushing Steve Smith with his shoulder after dismissing the Australian cricket team captain on Day ...

Sport Watch Port Elizabeth Test online
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South Africa lost just one wicket in the first two sessions, nightwatchman Kagiso Rabada for 29, after starting the day on 39-1. Australia's lead is now 204 runs, with Nathan Lyon insisting they can fight back on day two. Rabada, who survived a torrent abuse from the Australian fielders on Friday evening in the twilight, came out determined to keep his wicket for as long possible.

Sport Umpires hit Rabada with level 2 charge
Author: 0 Umpires hit Rabada with level 2 charge

We expect reverse swing and spin to play a role later on", he said . The on-field umpires met with match referee Jeff Crowe midway through the final session to briefly halt play as the music and chanting got louder and louder. Those standards are spelled out in the ICC Code of Conduct and also the Preamble to the Laws of Cricket. The Australian team was reportedly furious people wearing the masks, which were promoted by users on social media, were let into the ground.

Sport Twins sign starter Lance Lynn to a 1-year deal
Author: 0 Twins sign starter Lance Lynn to a 1-year deal

That's become a common refrain among baseball players, and while Lynn isn't doing his fellow free agents any favors, he clearly feels the Twins are ready to contend. At this juncture, Lynn probably can't be much more than that, and the new going rate for a non-elite-but-consistent starting pitcher in this unusual offseason is $12 million for one season.

Sport US claims SheBelieves Cup with 1-0 win over England
Author: 0 US claims SheBelieves Cup with 1-0 win over England

England had arrived in Orlando in buoyant mood following a comprehensive win over France and a battling draw with Germany in early rounds of the four-nation tournament.The USA however were a bridge too far and the hosts dominated possession in the opening stages.