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Sport I needed to prove myself, says De Villiers after terrific ton
Author: 0 I needed to prove myself, says De Villiers after terrific ton

Rabada attended a disciplinary hearing at St. George's Park in Port Elizabeth on Sunday and now will wait for the match officials and the International Cricket Council to decide his fate. He hit 20 fours and a six in his century, going to 100 with a boundary down to third man. Such was Australia's desperation to get his wicket, Smith ordered an optimistic review of a catch which ballooned off de Villiers' arm from a sizzling Pat Cummins' bouncer.

Sport RBs Murray, Stewart to visit Lions
Author: 0 RBs Murray, Stewart to visit Lions

The Detroit Lions are hard at work to find a proven running back that can help jumpstart their disappointing ground game. Detroit has not had a 1,000-yard rusher since Reggie Bush in 2013. Having spent his entire 10-year National Football League career with the Carolina Panthers , Stewart was recently cut by the team in order to clear up cap space.

Sport Richard Sherman on Seahawks exit: 'I didn't abandon anybody'
Author: 0 Richard Sherman on Seahawks exit: 'I didn't abandon anybody'

San Francisco was able to land Sherman because another deal for a top cornerback fell through. "(Sherman) studied our contracts and knew who we'd given real guaranteed money to". Making things even more painful, 49ers GM John Lynch trolled the Seahawks for their painful Super Bowl XLIX loss to the Patriots, a game that featured the Seahawks losing because they made a decision to throw from the one-yard line instead of running Marshawn Lynch.

Sport Dolphins plan to move on from Ndamukong Suh
Author: 0 Dolphins plan to move on from Ndamukong Suh

The Dolphins rumors have swirled around if the Miami Dolphins will release DT Ndamukong Suh . However, the Dolphins would not be able to use that money for three months. In the video he says, "Stay tuned, be some exciting things going on". Considering the Dolphins recent cap situation, they couldn't continue to keep Suh's contract on their roster, mainly because he plays a position that usually doesn't pay defensive tackles that type of money.

Sport Lille Fans Storm The Pitch After 1-1 Draw With Montpellier
Author: 0 Lille Fans Storm The Pitch After 1-1 Draw With Montpellier

Hazard, who came through the ranks at Lille before moving to Chelsea in 2012, tweeted his dismay at his former club's plight, and called for fans to get behind the team. Despite much pre-season enthusiasm due to an overhaul over seen by Lopez and Ingla, Lille have struggle badly this term and languish in 19th place in Ligue 1.

Sport England cricketer Ben Stokes denies affray charge
Author: 0 England cricketer Ben Stokes denies affray charge

The 26-year-old all-rounder, who missed the entire Ashes series after he was suspended from playing for England following the incident, is accused of the crime along with two other men. The trial begins on August 6, three days before England's Test against India. The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced that he would travel to New Zealand to join the squad after the court hearing.

Sport EPL: Wenger speaks on Petr Cech's 200th clean sheet
Author: 0 EPL: Wenger speaks on Petr Cech's 200th clean sheet

Winning the Europa League would also achieve that goal and, with that in mind, Wenger was impressed with the way his players have stayed united despite their recent problems. "I focus on my job and I think I've shown in 22 years that I can do that, that I respect everybody's opinion and do my job with total commitment". Watford had come from behind to beat Arsenal 2-1 in the reverse fixture at Vicarage Road in October, after which Deeney suggested the Gunners lacked " cojones ", ...

Sport Novak Djokovic loses to Taro Daniel at Indian Wells
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic loses to Taro Daniel at Indian Wells

A year ago, he went on a tear, winning the Australian Open, Indian Wells and Miami - a stretch that saw him go 20-1. He and 10th seed Djokovic both came into the tournament seeking to become the first six-time victor of the event. "I care about the moment". Daniel, who is ranked 109th in the world, advanced to the third round where he will face Gael Monfils of France who outlasted American John Isner 6-7 (5/7), 7-6 (7/3), 7-5.

Sport Syracuse earns NCAA tournament bid, will play Arizona State Wednesday
Author: 0 Syracuse earns NCAA tournament bid, will play Arizona State Wednesday

They have such notable wins against Maryland and Syracuse. Arizona State is ranked 57th by an average of three results-based metrics and 46.3 by an average of three predictive-based metrics. After a one-year hiatus, the Syracuse men's basketball team will return to the NCAA tournament. Arizona also had a lot change since the beginning of the year.

Sport Alan Pardew: West Brom owners might think change is a better thing
Author: 0 Alan Pardew: West Brom owners might think change is a better thing

How they could do with a reliable goalscorer during the run-in. For more build up check out our match preview and see below for all the information on how to watch, along with team news and lineups when they come. Their recent record at the Hawthorns has been immaculate and they have won their last three trips to the ground. " Alan Pardew is bearing the brunt of the criticism for West Brom's disastrous campaign".

Sport Champions League: Jose Mourinho unsure of Paul Pogba's availability for Sevilla clash
Author: 0 Champions League: Jose Mourinho unsure of Paul Pogba's availability for Sevilla clash

But we can not wish and say, "come on, give us second place". "No. That's something that we can develop and we're going to develop with time, with experience and living these experiences together", said the manager. "I wouldn't go so far as saying it was a flawless performance. That was the bad one". Chelsea prepared for their midweek Champions League trip to Barcelona by clinging on to a 2-1 win over Crystal Palace as they closed the gap on the top four.

Sport Bears among four Big 12 teams on NCAA tournament bubble
Author: 0 Bears among four Big 12 teams on NCAA tournament bubble

Going to be interesting to see where these two teams land come NCAA Tourney time . OSU wasn't among the last four teams out of the NCAA Tournament, according to the committee. The three teams are Rhode Island, Davidson, and St. Bonaventure. The Rams will face 10th-seeded Oklahoma, in the first round, Thursday in Pittsburgh.

Sport Arsene Wenger mocks Troy Deeney after penalty miss
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger mocks Troy Deeney after penalty miss

The win came after one of the most hard spells of Wenger's time at Arsenal following three successive defeats - the 3-0 losses to Manchester City in the League and Carabao Cup final and a 2-1 reverse at Brighton. Shkodran Mustafi, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang and Henrik Mkhitaryan all got on the score sheet to secure the win for Arsene Wenger's team. And one that Wenger had not forgotten.

Sport No. 1 seed Kansas, No. 2 Duke on collision course in Midwest
Author: 0 No. 1 seed Kansas, No. 2 Duke on collision course in Midwest

As the names of teams that had been selected to receive at-large bids in the NCAA Tournament flashed on the TV screen, Jim Boeheim did the math. The BlueJays (21-11) finished 3rd in the Big East during the regular season. They proved so Sunday in St. Louis, outlasting tough Tennessee 77-72 for the SEC Tournament title. The remaining 64 teams will resume play on Thursday.

Sport Greek game abandoned as PAOK chief enters pitch with gun
Author: 0 Greek game abandoned as PAOK chief enters pitch with gun

An arrest warrant was issued on Monday against PAOK owner Ivan Savvidis as well as four other people, after the controversial Russian-Greek businessman stormed the pitch. "Right now we are leaving the stadium escorted by the police", Jimenez is quoted as saying by Onda Cero . The referee signalled a goal but then seemed to disallow it for offside.

Sport O'Shea sees no Welsh disrespect towards Italy
Author: 0 O'Shea sees no Welsh disrespect towards Italy

Gatland paid tribute to Parkes, the 30-year-old Super Rugby journeyman from Manawatu, who made his debut for Wales last November - as soon as he met the three-year residency requirement. He's a bit of glue there for us at the moment. On the stroke of the interval, Liam Williams - in what proved his final act of the game - was issued a yellow card for a high tackle on Minozzi.

Sport Conte salutes 'fantastic' Willian after Crystal Palace win
Author: 0 Conte salutes 'fantastic' Willian after Crystal Palace win

The 29-year-old is enjoying his best season at Chelsea, with his goal against Palace his fifth in as many games and his 13th of the season. Otherwise, I can take another decision and play with a striker. The veteran feels that Chelsea can not waste opportunities like they did against Crystal Palace and will have to bring their best game to oust the unbeaten Barcelona .

Sport Bourdais snatches victory in IndyCar opener
Author: 0 Bourdais snatches victory in IndyCar opener

It is the 37th career victory for the Frenchman, who ranks sixth on IndyCar's all-time list. "We didn't have the fastest auto today but we had consistency and we pulled it together", the native of Le Mans, France, said. "If he'd defended the inside initially out of 14 or even halfway down the straight, and I'd still continued to go to the inside, then yeah, that's my decision to put my vehicle in danger".

Author: 0 Browns Trade Quarterback DeShone Kizer To Green Bay Packers

Green Bay is in the process of completely remaking a secondary that outside of Ha-Ha Clinton Dix, has been in desperate need of such an overhaul. He played in and started 15 games with the Browns as a rookie, completing 53.6 percent of his passes and throwing for 2,894 yards and 11 touchdowns.

Author: 0 DeShone Kizer heading to Packers in Damarious Randall deal with Browns

Kizer was going to have to earn a spot with the Browns , and he'll be in a similar situation with the Packers , who were forced to start Brett Hundley nine games last season after Rodgers broke his collarbone. - Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 9, 2018The #Packers are trading CB Damarious Randall to the #Browns , and Cleveland is sending back QB DeShone Kizer , sources say.

Sport Kawhi Leonard could be available as early as Thursday against Pelicans
Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard could be available as early as Thursday against Pelicans

Leonard was averaging 16.2 points per game before returning to the bench. He did not make his season debut until December 12 and he did not play in more than two consecutive games. More unusual still were the stream of stories surrounding Leonard's rehabilitation, with ESPN reporting that his relationship with the Spurs had "chilled" as the process wore on and Popovich saying last month that he'd be "surprised" if Leonard returned this season.

Sport Mohamed Salah's disappearing act as Manchester United demolish Liverpool
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah's disappearing act as Manchester United demolish Liverpool

But he was certainly thrilled to be back on the big stage from the start at the weekend, adding: "These are the games that we want to play in and that everybody wants to watch". "We have to defend these situations better". We can not see it like this (second vs third to decide who finishes second). It was very hard to get that run of games.

Sport KP Boateng rues Bundesliga defeat to Borussia Dortmund
Author: 0 KP Boateng rues Bundesliga defeat to Borussia Dortmund

The Belgium global has now scored seven goals in nine games since joining Dortmund in January. Danny Blum looked to have sealed a draw for Frankfurt with an equaliser a minute into time added on, but Batshuayi had the last word with his second goal two minutes later.

Sport Mizzou back in the dance, faces Florida State in NCAA first round
Author: 0 Mizzou back in the dance, faces Florida State in NCAA first round

The game will tip off at approximately 8:50 p.m. on TBS. Missouri (20-12, 10-8 Southeastern Conference) gets a boost with the return of highly touted freshman Michael Porter Jr ., who missed most of the season with an injury. He played for the first time since injuring his back in the season-opener against Iowa State. He will travel with the team and could play if the Tigers advance.

Sport Reus agrees new Dortmund deal
Author: 0 Reus agrees new Dortmund deal

I am happy and proud to announce today that I will continue to wear it. Since childhood I have dreamed of running aground in black and yellow and playing for this club. The 28-year-old, who also missed out on Euro 2016, has been plagued by injuries throughout his career and won his first major title in 2017, lifting the German Cup.

Sport West Virginia Meets Murray State in the NCAA Tournament
Author: 0 West Virginia Meets Murray State in the NCAA Tournament

Ryan Odom, who is in his second season leading the Retrievers, grew up in Charlottesville when his father, Dave Odom, was an assistant coach at UVa from 1982-89. The last time a league team received a No. 16 seed was 1989, when Princeton lost to Georgetown by a point - as close as any bottom seed has come to beating a top seed in 128 such matchups.

Sport Canada's Jones advances to final in World Junior Curling
Author: 0 Canada's Jones advances to final in World Junior Curling

The Kaitlyn Jones-skipped team, which includes third Kristin Clarke, second Karlee Burgess, of Hilden, and lead Lindsey Burgess, of Truro, edged China 9-7 in a semifinal at the world junior women's curling championship on Friday. "We played a battle to the end today, so we're lucky to be in the final, " said Jones. "Very thankful that we played as good as we did in that last game".

Sport Three militants killed in Anantnag of south Kashmir
Author: 0 Three militants killed in Anantnag of south Kashmir

From the 3 slain militants, two have been identified as Eesa Fazli of Soura area in Srinagar and Syed Owais Shafi of Kokernag while the third is yet to be identified. According to police one of the militant was involved in recent attack on a police guard post at Soura on the outskirts of Srinagar in which one constable was killed.

Sport Powell puts Windies in Super Six
Author: 0 Powell puts Windies in Super Six

Rovman Powell's maiden ODI hundred helped the West Indies rally from a hard position to beat Ireland and reach the Super Six stage of the World Cup qualifyier on Saturday. West Indies middle-order batsmen Rovman Powell contributed 101 runs and registered win for his team. Hong Kong , who will reach the Super Six with victory over Nepal on Monday after stunning Afghanistan , bowled well to restrict Zimbabwe to 263-9 in Bulawayo.

Sport Kevin Harvick Races To 3rd Straight NASCAR Win
Author: 0 Kevin Harvick Races To 3rd Straight NASCAR Win

The violations were found on the vehicle Harvick drove to victory last week at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Like I said, it would have been nice to get the pole and get that done. This week, it was the loss of those playoff points, a penalty of 20 regular-season points to Harvick, a $50,000 fine to crew chief Rodney Childers and a two-race suspension to vehicle chief Robert Smith.

Sport Spartans Extend Their Big Ten Record With 21st Consecutive NCAA Tournament Appearance
Author: 0 Spartans Extend Their Big Ten Record With 21st Consecutive NCAA Tournament Appearance

The field for the NCAA Tournament has been set and destinations for Michigan and Michigan State University have been decided. This tweet sums it up. Cincinnati, another 2-seed, was 30-4 in the regular season and the Bearcats' best non-conference wins were Mississippi State and UCLA. The Spartans lone loss out of conference came at the hands of Duke, but Michigan State still put up some solid results against teams like DePaul, UCONN, Notre Dame and UNC, winning each of those games by ...

Sport Cup quarter-finals decided in Vancouver
Author: 0 Cup quarter-finals decided in Vancouver

Canada gave the home crowd much to cheer about at BC Place, battling hard to open their account with a 19-19 draw against Australia and a narrow 28-21 loss to Las Vegas champions US in the last play of the second half. Australia came out firing in the second half with two tries but Canada secured a 19-19 draw with a final try of the half. Despite Phil Burgess' score, a number of clinical offloads saw Samoa beat England 21-5 as the final round of games could then see three teams finish top of ...

Sport Packers trade Damarious Randall to Browns for QB DeShone Kizer
Author: 0 Packers trade Damarious Randall to Browns for QB DeShone Kizer

White speaks highly of Taylor , but admits what has always been the consensus on the new Cleveland signal-caller: He's not a franchise quarterback . The fact that Taylor has the potential to be a dual-threat quarterback adds to the mix as well. However, even with Taylor around, the Browns are still expected to select a quarterback with the No.

Sport Real learn €400m asking price for PSG star who eyes Barca move
Author: 0 Real learn €400m asking price for PSG star who eyes Barca move

Big-spending PSG were seen as a significant obstacle for a side off the pace in LaLiga this time around but goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Casemiro sealed a 2-1 win at Parc Des Princes on Tuesday, rounding off a 5-2 aggregate victory. Since moving to the city of lights, Neymar is being heavily linked with a move to Real Madrid . They paid €222m for Neymar, right? However, when quizzed about such reports, Los Blancos boss Zinedine Zidane has said that he isn't interested in talking ...