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Sport Lukaku: We have to buy new players every year
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Nemanja Matic has admitted Manchester United's season can not be considered a success, regardless of whether they win the FA Cup. But Matic, who scored one and made one against Brighton, admits it will not be enough to satisfy the expectation at Old Trafford .

Sport Nevada Has Best Comeback in NCAA Tournament History
Author: 0 Nevada Has Best Comeback in NCAA Tournament History

Tyus Battle had 17 points and Oshae Brissett scored 15, lifting 11th-seeded Syracuse to a 55-53 win over third-seeded Michigan State on Sunday and into the NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16. Now Nevada will play another surprising team in Loyola-Chicago in the South Region semifinals Thursday in Atlanta. Example: He likes to take his shirt off after games in celebration .

Sport BJP is like Kauravas, Congress Pandavas: Rahul Gandhi
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The proposal was adopted with a consensus by raising of hands. The session will also look into future alliances that the party foresees will be needed for defeating the BJP, a Congress leader said. "If we come to power, we will ensure higher education in every nook and corner". Gandhi, who got rapturous applause throughout his speech, promised to give more tickets to party workers in 2019.

Sport Del Potro ends Federer's winning run at Indian Wells Masters
Author: 0 Del Potro ends Federer's winning run at Indian Wells Masters

I feel frustrated that I let an opportunity like this go by. "I was waiting for my chance to find my game and I did after the first set". "I don't have that many hours on court, and in those hours what do I choose to do", Federer said. "I just want to enjoy this moment, it's so big for me", del Potro said. Federer's previous best start to a season was in 2006, when he won 16 matches in a row until losing to Rafael Nadal in the final of the Dubai Open.

Sport Roger Federer reclaims No.1 from Nadal at 36
Author: 0 Roger Federer reclaims No.1 from Nadal at 36

His eyes were fixed on a return to number one status for the first time since November 2012. "Well it's a deep sense of satisfaction", Federer told a selected few reporters on a conference call hours after his milestone victory. The more aggressive player, the more steady server is going to. have the upper hand tomorrow, " Federer said. "My philosophy is I play when I'm ready".

Sport Hyderabad, Rajkot host WI tests, Delhi get Australia ODI
Author: 0 Hyderabad, Rajkot host WI tests, Delhi get Australia ODI

The day-night Test is subject to approval from the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA). A few days ago, reports suggested that the BCCI (board of control for cricket in India), impressed with the success of day-night Tests, was planning to host India's first ever day-night Test when the West Indies visit in October.

Sport Mauro Icardi scores four for visitors in romp
Author: 0 Mauro Icardi scores four for visitors in romp

MAURO ICARDI'S two-month goal drought came to an abrupt end as he smashed four past Sampdoria . He then went on an unstoppable run and completed a hat-trick before half-time. Portugal forward Andre Silva snatched the victor from close range with eight minutes left and there was still time for Franck Kessie to miss a last-minute Milan penalty, awarded for handball with the help of VAR.

Sport India wary of Bangladesh power in sub-continent: Dinesh Karthik
Author: 0 India wary of Bangladesh power in sub-continent: Dinesh Karthik

If Bangladesh win against India in the final, it will be the Tigers' first victory in the final of any series, meaning the first trophy, and also the first victory against India in T20. "The BCB and Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) have a lasting bond which has a deep-rooted history of support and cooperation and the players of both sides continue to share an excellent relationship that gets stronger by the day".

Sport Rich get richer: Minnesota Vikings inking Sheldon Richardson to one-year deal
Author: 0 Rich get richer: Minnesota Vikings inking Sheldon Richardson to one-year deal

Forget sacks numbers; Richardson was best between in the guard-tackle gap stuffing blockers to free All-Pro linebacker Bobby Wagner for a season worthy of NFL-defensive-player-of-the-year talk last season . "They got to come see me", he said. Tom Johnson took over the position past year, but he became a free agent. Spielman said the Vikings didn't have to stall Richardson to keep him in the building and delay a visit to another team.

Sport Cincinnati suffers stunning loss to Nevada in NCAA Tournament
Author: 0 Cincinnati suffers stunning loss to Nevada in NCAA Tournament

Cody Martin had 25 points, seven assists and six rebounds. Cincinnati held a 22-point lead at one point in the second half, and then went ice cold from the field, going on a field goal drought that would last 4 minutes, 51 seconds. Nevada entered the game seeking their second-ever Sweet Sixteen appearance and first since 2004. Robert Williams finished with 13 rebounds, helping the Aggies take a 50-36 edge while shooting 52 percent - including 10-for-24 from three-point range.

Sport Mohammed Shami's wife sends her complaint's copy to BCCI's Vinod Rai
Author: 0 Mohammed Shami's wife sends her complaint's copy to BCCI's Vinod Rai

The board said that if the report filed by the BCCI's Anti Corruption Unit (ACU) head Neeraj Kumar acquit Shami from any wrongdoing as per the Board's Code of Ethics, the cricketer will get his annual contract back. The investigation should cover (i) the identity and antecedents of "Mohammad Bhai" and "Alisba"; (ii) whether any money was in fact sent by the said Mohammad Bhai through the said Alisba to Md.

Sport Patriots pick up former first-rounder Cordarrelle Patterson in deal with Raiders
Author: 0 Patriots pick up former first-rounder Cordarrelle Patterson in deal with Raiders

And yet, it's in the return game where Patterson truly makes his mark. Patterson figured to be Oakland's No. 4 wide receiver behind Amari Cooper, Jordy Nelson and Seth Roberts next season. The Patriots notably traded out of the 29th overall pick to send it to the Vikes, getting four picks in return. But that's not likely. They also need a punt returner, but Patterson has returned only one in his career.

Sport Martin Truex Jr. wins Auto Club 400
Author: 0 Martin Truex Jr. wins Auto Club 400

No driver has won four consecutive Cup race since Jimmie Johnson did so in 2007. Quote of the day: "I didn't do anything wrong, " Kyle Larson said on the radio to his team about the contact with Kevin Harvick . "Hopefully we can keep doing what we've been doing". Hendrick Motorsports is still attempting to optimize its performance in the new Camaro body, and the results haven't shown up this year.

Author: 0 Alexander Volkov extends win streak after knocking out Fabricio Werdum

The 40-year-old Brazilian will make his 16 trip into the octagon, which will be a seventh headlining assignment. Jumping kicks, playing possum and some oddly courteous trash-talking managed to set an interesting tone for the fight's opening stanzas but once Volkov was able to inflict some serious damage to Werdum's eye, the clock started to tick and he went into desperation mode.

Sport Painter said Saturday that Haas will need surgery at some point
Author: 0 Painter said Saturday that Haas will need surgery at some point

Purdue dug itself from a nine-point first half deficit and led by four at halftime, a lead it quickly - and briefly - surrendered early in the second half. It's unclear whether Haas will play Sunday for the No. 2 seed Boilermakers against Butler, after his school initially ruled him out for the rest of the NCAA Tournament.

Sport Mohamed Salah hits four as Liverpool thrash Watford
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah hits four as Liverpool thrash Watford

Salah is one goal away from Didier Drogba, who scored 29 goals in a single season, to become the African player to score the most goals in the English Premier League . The Egyptian needed only four minutes to give Liverpool the lead, proving too fleet-footed for Watford's defence, to fire past Watford keeper Orestis Karnezis.

Sport Olivier, Morris added to Proteas squad for Australian Tests
Author: 0 Olivier, Morris added to Proteas squad for Australian Tests

Both teams took a break from cricket after the Port Elizabeth Test but will start their preparations for the third Test on Monday. He was the fifth player to be sanctioned by the ICC in a tempestuous test series so far. "It's debatable‚" Rabada said according to reports published on Friday when he was asked whether he had been harshly dealt with. " Australia have certainly played their part in this, and both sides need to take stock of what's happened in the first couple of Tests and ...

Sport Ronaldo scores 4 goals as Madrid beats Girona 6-3
Author: 0 Ronaldo scores 4 goals as Madrid beats Girona 6-3

Bale has featured for Madrid in every league game since recovering from injury to feature in the Clasico defeat to Barcelona in December and started each of their last four matches. "We have worked well this week, and are looking forward to the game". "It depends on each player as it may be more hard for some players to return and play again in the league", stated Zidane.

Sport Indian Wells: Venus Williams, Halep suffer shock semi-final losses
Author: 0 Indian Wells: Venus Williams, Halep suffer shock semi-final losses

Naomi Osaka and Daria Kasatkina will go head-to-head today for the BNP Paribas Open title after stunning Simona Halep and Venus Williams respectively in the semi-finals of Indian Wells . Russian Daria Kasatkina continued her fine form on Friday to defeat Venus Williams and reach the WTA Indian Wells final. Kasatkina's coach visited her again before the third set.

Sport Pelicans Coach Alvin Gentry Gets Heated Over Officiating In Game Against Rockets
Author: 0 Pelicans Coach Alvin Gentry Gets Heated Over Officiating In Game Against Rockets

Gentry complained specifically about a play in the middle of the fourth quarter when Jrue Holiday was called for a shooting foul when Harden attempted a three. "I'm just not even thinking about it", Rozier said. Their seeding is quite deceiving, though, as only a half game separates them from the fifth seed in the Utah Jazz, who are playing the sweetest tune at the most opportune time.

Sport Liverpool (5) Watford (0): Premier League Match Reaction
Author: 0 Liverpool (5) Watford (0): Premier League Match Reaction

There was no respite for Watford at a snowy Anfield as the clinical Salah smashed in his fourth goal in the 85th minute - from his fourth shot on target. "We know we need to improve our performances away from home but we are focusing on the next two home games". They are very good and if you concede an early goal, it's very hard.

Author: 0 The Cavs are Worried About Tyronn Lue's Health

Lue stayed in the locker room for the second half at United Center, with assistant coach Larry Drew taking over his duties for the remainder of the match. Health has always been our concern throughout the season and it still is at this point."LeBron playing for the "joy' right nowWhile his players and coaches are dropping like flies around him, James has yet to miss a game".

Sport EPL: Salah apologises to Watford goalkeeper, Karnezis after scoring 4 goals
Author: 0 EPL: Salah apologises to Watford goalkeeper, Karnezis after scoring 4 goals

The Egypt global has been one of the Premier League's standout players this season since arriving at the club from Roma in the summer transfer window a year ago. I like to play [in] the Premier League. Having scored the opening two goals, Salah then turned provider by breaking clear down the right and cutting back to cross from the byline.

Sport Ohio State extends lead in NCAA Wrestling Championships
Author: 0 Ohio State extends lead in NCAA Wrestling Championships

Coach Cael Sanderson's dynasty continued to rack up banners in 2018, this time winning the title in Cleveland, almost the Buckeyes' backyard. Zain Retherford hasn't spent much time considering his place in the college wrestling world or even his Penn State legacy.

Sport McIlroy right in contention at Bay Hill after superb 67
Author: 0 McIlroy right in contention at Bay Hill after superb 67

Rickie Fowler had raced up the board into a tie for the lead early on the back nine, but stumbled home with a bogey at 17 and disastrous double at 18 to fall four strokes behind Stenson. "... Maybe I've been getting bogged down a little bit too much in mechanics, trying to hit ideal putts instead of - you know, the hole is quite wide, you don't have to hit flawless putts for it to go in".

Sport EPL: Alexis Sanchez reveals how Wenger nearly blocked Manchester United move
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A second attempt at signing the Chilean by the Cityzens was hijacked by their neighbours, and Sanchez completed his jump over the Emirates' walls, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan going the other way. "So why did Sanchez pick Manchester United? ". "I think Pep saw that". " I played for Colo Colo and the truth is that it was great and I won a lot of things with them, but I think people are going to understand it because it's a dream my dad had and god willing I am going to fulfill it .", he added, ...

Sport Karthik's last-ball six gifts India T20 title
Author: 0 Karthik's last-ball six gifts India T20 title

In a rather thrilling finale, Dinesh Karthik hit a six off the final ball as India defeated Bangladesh by 4 wickets to win the Nidahas Trophy .Rohit Sharma scored a fine 56 but India made a mess of what looked like a simple chase when the skipper was batting.Vijay Shankar who was promoted up the order ahead of Dinesh Karthik struggled to get any sort of timing, ending unbeaten on 17 off 19 balls.

Sport Mohamed Salah's four-goal haul in Liverpool's rout of Watford
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah's four-goal haul in Liverpool's rout of Watford

Mo Salah set a number of new individual and club achievements with his four goals and assist, as Liverpool battered Watford at Anfield. The Portuguese global described Salah as "one of the best footballers in the world" after he took his tally for the season to 36 in all competitions with four goals against Watford .

Sport Hughes makes flying start as Southampton reach FA Cup semi-finals
Author: 0 Hughes makes flying start as Southampton reach FA Cup semi-finals

It was certainly a positive first game for Hughes and will give the Saints plenty of belief for after the global break when they will be looking to get themselves out of the bottom three away at West Ham. The Latics nearly levelled through substitute Noel Hunt in stoppage time but the visitors held firm in defence and then sprung a rapid counter-attack with Cedric applying the finishing touch to secure Southampton's spot in the semi-final draw for the first time since 2003.

Sport Ducati's Dovizioso Tops 2018 Qatar MotoGP Friday Practice: Results
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Until Zarco's blistering 1:53.680 lap, the focus of the day had been on Rossi after he went down early in the third practice, with considerable damage done to his Yamaha. And we are on the front row. My target was try to be on the front row. He added: "Johann was riding fantastic, I followed him (as) he was one step in front of us".

Sport Messi scores as Barca sail past Athletic
Author: 0 Messi scores as Barca sail past Athletic

The hosts scored after only eight minutes when Paco Alcacer , who replaced the suspended Luis Suarez , steered in Jordi Alba's pull-back. Barca lead the standings on 75 points, 11 ahead of nearest challengers Atletico Madrid who were visiting Villarreal later on Sunday, with champions Real Madrid hosting Girona.

Sport EPL: Paul Scholes gives verdict on Lukaku's first season at Manchester United
Author: 0 EPL: Paul Scholes gives verdict on Lukaku's first season at Manchester United

Dunn told the Sunday Supplement in addition to the "brutal" substitution, it was clear post-match comments from the manager accusing his players of a lack of class and personality were aimed largely at Shaw. There is a lot of debate about how effective United's midfield is with two holding players like Matic and McTominay, and the former certainly out performed the latter.

Sport Nepal complete huge leap to ODI nation
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Nepal was not to be shorn of though, as Airee capped a fine individual display with a composed inning of 50* from 58 balls to see his side home. Despite becoming an ODI team, however, Nepal will not participate in next year's 50-over World Cup in England, having not made it into the Super League of the ongoing Qualifiers in Zimbabwe.