• Eriksen Scores Brace As Spurs Reach Semi Finals
Eriksen Scores Brace As Spurs Reach Semi Finals

After receiving the ball from Lamela, Eriksen was allowed to move towards the penalty area before curling a delightful effort into the far corner from 20 yards out. The Swans looked more threatening in the early stages of the second half with Martin Olsson and Tammy Abraham forcing Michel Vorm into a couple fine saves.

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  • PV Sindhu enters All England semifinal after defeating Nozomi Okuhara
PV Sindhu enters All England semifinal after defeating Nozomi Okuhara

While the first game was a see-saw battle, with both not letting each other take long run of points, the second and third game saw fourth-seeded Sindhu recover from hard situations. In the decider, it was neck-and-neck till the end but at 18-18 Sindhu took three straight points to wrap up the match. Once the momentum swung to her side, the Indian s...

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  • Kentucky basketball: Preview, prediction vs Buffalo NCAA Tournament
Kentucky basketball: Preview, prediction vs Buffalo NCAA Tournament

Buffalo guard Wes Clark scored 25 points and Jeremy Harris had 23 points and seven rebounds as the 13th-seeded Bulls pulled off the biggest upset on the first day of the NCAA Tournament , an 89-68 blowout victory over fourth-seeded Arizona on Thursday at Taco Bell Arena in Boise, Idaho.

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  • Former LSU basketball star Glen Davis arrested on drug charges
Former LSU basketball star Glen Davis arrested on drug charges

According to court records, the hotel owner smelled marijuana coming from Davis' room on February 7. Aberdeen Police Lieutenant William Reiber said his officers discovered 126 grams of marijuana as well as a briefcase containing over $90,000 and a list of names of people believed by the police to be individuals who owed Davis money.

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  • Kasatkina ousts Williams to reach semi-finals
Kasatkina ousts Williams to reach semi-finals

Japan's Naomi Osaka booked her place in the BNP Paribas Open final in emphatic fashion Friday night, powering past world No. 1 Simona Halep 6-3, 6-0 in the semis. Venus Williams or Carla Suarez Navarro will attempt to halt her charge in the last four. No stranger to battling for almost three hours on court, Kasatkina apologised ahead of her ...

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  • Stoke can't treat Xherdan Shaqiri like he's Lionel Messi, says Paul Lambert
Stoke can't treat Xherdan Shaqiri like he's Lionel Messi, says Paul Lambert

The Scotsman has taken charge of eight games, registering one win, four draws and three defeats. He's enthusiastic to play. "We need it from other areas on the pitch, if we get that we are certainly in the game". It could be an ugly game, but a draw may well be the best bet here. Jack Butland has conceded 49 Premier League goals this season ...

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  • Instant analysis of Colts' trade with Jets in 2018 NFL Draft
Instant analysis of Colts' trade with Jets in 2018 NFL Draft

The Jets, which previously owned the No. 6 pick in the draft, just made a move that may have been done in hopes of assuring Mayfield does don green and white next season. It makes it nearly a certainty that none of the top four prospects of Sam Darnold , Josh Rosen , Josh Allen or Baker Mayfield will be available when the Arizona Cardinals ar...

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  • Halep crashes out of Indian Wells
Halep crashes out of Indian Wells

After shaking hands, Kasatkina pumped her fists and shook her head slightly as if in disbelief at beating the 37-year-old American and advancing to the biggest final of her young career. The Romanian had won all three of her previous meetings with the emerging Japanese player and looked poised to make a run to reclaim the title she won in 2015, but...

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  • Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict facing four-game suspension for PED violation
Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict facing four-game suspension for PED violation

Burfict is no stranger to suspensions, but this would mark his first for PEDs. Adam Schefter reported Friday afternoon that Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict is facing a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's Performance-enhancing drugs policy .

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  • Student participates in National Walkout Day alone
Student participates in National Walkout Day alone

In Washington, several hours after the protests broke up, United States lawmakers took their first significant step to address school gun violence since the Parkland shooting. Knox said she couldn't comment on the walkout itself, but added the school was proud of Blackman for standing up for his beliefs. "He's not a follower".

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  • Conte: Chelsea future not linked to winning trophies
Conte: Chelsea future not linked to winning trophies

Within three minutes, however, Chelse's plan to frustrate was spoiled. Chelsea might say this could have been a whole lot closer on another night, but the truth is that Barcelona are brilliant at the little things, and that reliability underpins their ability to deliver on these occasions.

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  • Russian Federation 2018: Alvaro Morata left out of Spain squad, Diego Costa returns
Russian Federation 2018: Alvaro Morata left out of Spain squad, Diego Costa returns

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte refused to defend Alvaro Morata after the forward was dropped from Spain's squad for upcoming friendlies. Dani Parejo (Valencia) and Rodrigo (Villarreal) are all included, whilst Serie A duo Suso (AC Milan) and Luis Alberto (Lazio) are not included, despite playing recently for the national side.

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  • Antonio Conte admits he will be sacked at Chelsea
Antonio Conte admits he will be sacked at Chelsea

The Blues are in fifth place in the Premier League table but four points adrift of Liverpool FC, who occupy the final Champions League spot. "I think for the result of our team, like last season when we won the title and reached the FA Cup final, it's always the same", he continued.

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  • JJ Watt sends ideal tweet about Tyrann Mathieu signing with Texans
JJ Watt sends ideal tweet about Tyrann Mathieu signing with Texans

He was removed from the team in 2012 for violating the team's drug policy but has since become a success story and gone on to enjoy a stellar pro career. The Honey Badger agreed to to a deal with the Houston Texans for one year. Mathieu has recorded 303 tackles, 11 interceptions, four sacks and four forced fumbles since being selected by the ...

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  • Seahawks to sign TE Ed Dickson to three-year deal
Seahawks to sign TE Ed Dickson to three-year deal

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Jaron Brown (13) pulls in a catch as San Francisco 49ers cornerback Dontae Johnson (36) defends during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. With Jimmy Graham headed to Green Bay, Dickson will step in as his replacement on the receiving end of Russell Wilson's arm. Brown has caught two of his nine ...

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  • Florida State handles Missouri, 67-54, in first round
Florida State handles Missouri, 67-54, in first round

While Porter, considered a potential National Basketball Association lottery pick, returned from back surgery in time to appear in the SEC Tournament, Missouri will play without suspended forward Jordan Barnett , the team's second-leading scorer (13.7 points per game) who was arrested for DWI on Saturday.

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  • March Madness: Nevada Rallies To Defeat Longhorns In Overtime 87-83
March Madness: Nevada Rallies To Defeat Longhorns In Overtime 87-83

Eric Musselman's Nevada squad was ousted early in the MWC tournament, but it might've been a blessing in disguise for the conference, which is now sending both the Wolf Pack and the auto-clincher, San Diego State, into the field. For Nevada , the scoring was nearly balanced from their starting five as four of them scored 14 or more points. Bamba...

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  • Jurgen Klopp reacts to Liverpool's Champions League draw
Jurgen Klopp reacts to Liverpool's Champions League draw

With tough fixtures at Everton just before the tie and a Manchester derby sandwiched between the home and away legs, a similarly alarming scenario presents itself for City. A rematch of last year's final at Cardiff will see heavyweights Juventus and Real Madrid locking horns at the Juventus Stadium in Turin, as The Old Lady, who defeated Totten...

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  • Dali Mpofu to represent Rabada at ICC appeal
Dali Mpofu to represent Rabada at ICC appeal

What's a nudge on Steve Smith's shoulder - which took Rabada to eight demerit points and saw him banned for the last two tests of the series - compared to an All Black flank leaving a trail of felled opponents on his way to the tryline? "The ICC have 48 hours to appoint a Judicial Commissioner and there after a hearing will be heard within a 7-da...

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  • Clippers coach Doc Rivers fined $15000 by National Basketball Association for criticizing officials
Clippers coach Doc Rivers fined $15000 by National Basketball Association for criticizing officials

They gave a good account of themselves against the conference leaders who shot uncharacteristically badly, hitting just 38.9 percent from the floor and 29.3 percent from 3-point range. The Nuggets now hit the road for a pivotal seven-game trip. Davis ranks second at 28.0 points. In New York, Joel Embiid had 29 points and 10 rebounds, Ben Simmons ...

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  • Afghanistan Keep Their Hopes Alive After Beating Windies
Afghanistan Keep Their Hopes Alive After Beating Windies

Afghanistan lost their openers early in the chase but Rahmat Shah's half-century, along with useful contributions from Samiullah Shenwari and Mohammad Nabi, kept Afghanistan in the hunt. After winning the toss, West Indies elected to bat first. On the back of a great set of recent results - reflected in an increase of fixtures against Full Mem...

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  • Federation Internationale de Football Association formally approves use of video review at World Cup
Federation Internationale de Football Association formally approves use of video review at World Cup

The technology was approved by rule-making board IFAB earlier this month but FIFA was yet to ratify its use for football's showpiece tournament, which will be played in Russian Federation from June 14 to July 15. That landmark move still left competition organizers to opt to use video review in their games, and FIFA's ruling committee had to sign o...

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  • Detroit Lions sign LeGarrette Blount, Super Bowl victory on horizon? Video
Detroit Lions sign LeGarrette Blount, Super Bowl victory on horizon? Video

He did the same thing last season with Philadelphia and the result was another Super Bowl victory. Quinn chose not to pass on him another time - this time with another Patriots person making decisions, too, in new coach Matt Patricia. Patricia coached the defense in New England when Blount was the Patriots running back, and they reportedl...

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  • North Carolina vs. Lipscomb live score updates: Men's NCAA Tournament 2018
North Carolina vs. Lipscomb live score updates: Men's NCAA Tournament 2018

The Greensboro native almost recorded a triple double with 15 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists. Lipscomb had won eight straight games to reach the NCAA Tournament , including a 108-96 win over Florida Gulf Coast in the championship game of the Atlantic Sun Conference .

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  • NCAA Tournament: Purdue rolls over Cal State Fullerton
NCAA Tournament: Purdue rolls over Cal State Fullerton

Conversely, the Razorbacks have also found itself in double-digit holes three times in that stretch. "I think we're both probably looking at the first matchup", Jordan, a former MI assistant and one-year head coach at the University of Milwaukee.

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