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by | January 18, 2018 | 16:26

Washington State football coach Mike Leach released the following statement: "We are deeply saddened to hear the news of Tyler's passing". Head Coach of the WSU Cougars says Hilinski was an incredible young man, that everyone who had the privilege of knowing him was better for it.

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:08

There was more drama earlier on the center court and Margaret Court Arena, when second-seeded Wozniacki and 2008 runner-up Jo-Wilfried Tsonga had to come back from big deficits. "I could have done things better", she said, "but at the end, she deserves to win". The fifth set was a titanic battle as both players held serve until the 14th game when Dimitrov managed to break McDonald's serve to win the set and match 8-6.

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:00

More doubt has been cast on that notion recently, as he has played in one of San Antonio's last five contests, though he also has been dealing with a shoulder injury . "It just hasn't gone as well as we've wanted it to". Ariza has started all 40 of his appearances with Houston this season, and Green has played in 10 games with the team as a reserve.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:51

He plays with the right tactic always. a player that (is) going to give you nothing. The first annoyance was a heckler in the crowd, who stood up behind Kyrgios and screamed at the top of his lungs while filming it before he was ushered away by security guards.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:18

I play every event to be there until the end, so I definitely don't want to be going home this early. Ninth seed Konta had reached the quarter-finals and semi-finals on her past two visits to Melbourne Park. A single break of serve for 5-4 was enough for the world number 123 to sew up the first set after 39 minutes when Konta sent a backhand long, and Pera was soon all over the Briton's serve in the second.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:58

India emerged as the world's best Test side in 2017 under Kohli, with an unbroken series winning streak at home. During the voting period from Sept 21, 2016 to end-2017, Kohli scored 2,203 Test runs at an average of 77.80 including eight centuries.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:13

The warning from the Met Office reads: "Frequent and heavy hail and snow showers are likely to affect many parts of Scotland and Northern Ireland from Monday evening, continuing for much of the day on Tuesday". Motorists are being warned to be prepared for hard driving conditions in the next few days. "What we faced was extremely challenging weather that we actually haven't seen in Scotland for a number of years, in the sense of the widespread nature of that snow, the persistence of it, ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:02

The deficit was reduced, but when the pressure mounted and Hsieh served for the match, the former doubles world No.1 managed to strike a laser-like backhand passing shot, before closing out a career-best win in style with a smartly deflected backhand victor.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:53

ESPN also reported that Trevor Ariza was the main aggressor, and that Chris Paul stood behind once the players showed up on Clippers locker room territory. Houston has gone 4-3 during his absence, but is coming off a loss to the LA Clippers on Martin Luther King Jr. D'Antoni accused Griffin of intentionally making contact with him while running downcourt, and their argument led to technical fouls against the player and coach.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:49

The Pats and Jags clash Sunday in Foxboro in the AFC championship game , with a berth in Super Bowl LII on the line (3:05 p.m. EST, CTV/CBS). As the Boston Herald's Jeff Howe pointed out on Twitter, " Brady has pushed off his Wednesday news conferences several times this season ".

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:36

Moshe, 11, was two when his parents were killed in the Mumbai attacks at Nariman House. Moshe came to Mumbai on Wednesday, returning to the place where he was orphaned nine years ago. Netanyahu will cap his hectic schedule by attending the "Shalom Bollywood" event, also at the Taj Hotel. Netanyahu addressed the India-Israel Business Summit at the iconic Taj hotel, and will later lay a wreath for the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack victims.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:29

Ms Chambers, who is now 26, said that she had not been aware that she was being filmed at the time, and only learned of the videos' existence in June 2013, 19 months after they had been posted. "To every victim of this insidious kind of attack, I am here to say: You can fight back, and win". Because her ex-boyfriend owned the copyrights to the videos, she was unable to ask the sites to remove them.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:25

A first-round playoff bye is well within reach, and could be secured as soon as Sunday. According to ESPN , multiple teams have complained to the National Football League saying that the Green Bay Packers are misusing the IR rule and think Aaron Rodgers should be released once healthy.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:19

Man of the moment Lungi Ngidi bagged six wickets as South Africa defeated India in the second Test in Centurion on Wednesday. Ngidi's heroics with the ball and some spectacular catches by South African fielders saw South Africa winning the series with one test still to be played.

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:12

Maria Sharapova cruised into the second round of the Australian Open with a 6-1 6-4 win over Tatjana Maria of Germany on Margaret Court Arena. She celebrated by twirling, waving and blowing kisses to the crowd. "I knew I had to get a good start and I'm happy to get through on a day like this", she said after the 1hr 20min match. "I've never faced this particular situation in my career".

by | January 18, 2018 | 13:12

Paulinho had to leave the pitch 10 minutes after halftime with an apparent foot injury and was replaced by Ivan Rakitic shortly before Luis Suarez replaced Alena. "It was an open match, but they capitalized on their chances", Atletico coach Diego Simeone said. "Luckily, the return game is at home, too, and we will have to go all out for the win".

by | January 18, 2018 | 12:41

The Brazilian scored four times in PSG's massive Ligue 1 victory over Dijon , while Cavani drew level with Zlatan Ibrahimovic's 156-goal record tally for the club with his solitary strike. Neymar allowed Cavani to take over free kick duties shortly after the hour mark and the striker - now in search of the outright record - nearly took full advantage with an effort which flew narrowly over the crossbar.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:37

Children in Puerto Rico have had to live much of their life in the dark since Hurricane Maria devastated the island almost four months ago. The island suffered a widespread power outage after Hurricane Maria made landfall in September. The official death toll stands at 64, although there are fears the real number of hurricane-related deaths could be as high as 1,000. The power has been slowly restored, but almost 40 percent of the island remains without electricity.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:35

The New England Patriots aren't giving the Jacksonville Jaguars any bulletin board material prior to Sunday's AFC Championship Game . If New England also wins this year, the Patriots will tie the Steelers for the most Super Bowl wins in National Football League history.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:19

Edinson Cavani became the joint-top goalscorer in Paris Saint-Germain's history and Neymar recorded his first hat-trick for the club as the Ligue 1 leaders hammered Dijon 8-0 on Wednesday. You have to score a pretty goal to be the centre of attention when someone equals your teams all time scoring record on a night when you score five goals, but that's just what Neymar does! But once the Brazilian got it going, there was no stopping him.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:08

The team announced that X-rays were negative and that Bell will undergo an MRI on Thursday. Bell started the contest in place of Draymond Green , who was ruled out with a sore shoulder, and the Warriors were hoping their rookie center would fill the void at power forward.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:01

Questions remain over the status of Todd Haley, and there is also a possibility Munchak could be in the frame for the offensive coordinator job in Pittsburgh. The Arizona Cardinals are on track to miss out on their reported top head coaching candidate, as Pat Shurmur is reportedly set to become the next New York Giants head coach as soon as it can be made official.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:01

Theo Walcott's move to Everton is close to being completed as the Arsenal winger has passed his medical, a source told ESPN FC. Have your say in the comment section below. "Theo's not as risky [as Tosun] because he's proven", Allardyce said on Friday. Playing for Sam Allardyce and Everton , I wonder if this will be a problem we see less frequently.

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:57

On the economy, voters are near evenly split, with 26 percent giving him an F and 25 percent giving him an A. Trump approval ratings with Black Americans has doubled. In another AP-NORC poll conducted late in 2017, just 23 percent of Americans said he has kept the promises he made while running for president, while 30 percent said he's tried and failed and 45 percent said he has not done so at all.

by | January 18, 2018 | 03:44

Inaugurated on December 16 by the outgoing ANC leader, President Jacob Zuma , the meeting waded through several pitfalls, including the displeasure of delegates, who filed complaints before the courts to suppress the right to vote to some 400 participants.