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by | March 22, 2018 | 00:54

The American won a 23rd Grand Slam before becoming the top-ranked player in women's tennis when she defeated her sister Venus in straight sets to win the 2017 Australian Open final in January a year ago. The 23-time Grand Slam victor, whose official ranking stands at world No. 495, is for the moment unseeded for WTA events. "It's one of the ways to warm up and get my body and my mind synchronized with a certain motion that I would like to have with my serve because that's where I kind of ...

by | March 21, 2018 | 23:36

Suh, a five-time Pro Bowler, will likely have to settle for far less than the $26 million salary Miami escaped from by releasing him. The Raiders will no longer be considered for Suh, at least not with a face-to-face meeting. He had 4 1/2 sacks and 48 total tackles in 16 games with the Dolphins last season. The Oakland Raiders have been steadily adding pieces to the puzzle this offseason by bringing the bulk of the incoming talent on the defensive side of the ball.

by | March 21, 2018 | 23:21

Johnson's comments come a week after British Prime Minister Theresa May expelled 23 Russian diplomats from the United Kingdom after accusing Russia of orchestrating an attack on a former Russian spy in Salisbury, England . "Putin is going to use it [World Cup] the way Hitler used the 1936 Olympics". "It is an emetic prospect to think of Putin glorifying in this sporting event".

by | March 21, 2018 | 22:53

With snow falling in the tri-state area Wednesday , a few Jets executives leaped at the opportunity to visit Los Angeles for USC QB Sam Darnold's pro day. "I thought I did a pretty good job". After the Jets moved up to No. 3, with the clear intent of taking a quarterback, it seemed to clarify what will happen at the top of the draft .

by | March 21, 2018 | 22:40

And that's all thanks to Harden, the player impossible to guard. Westbrook had 27 points, eight rebounds and nine assists to lead Oklahoma City, but his streak of games with a triple-double ended at five. Timberwolves: against the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday night. "That's the best offensive player I've ever seen". "I just thought the pressure from them made us wilt".

by | March 21, 2018 | 22:37

In seven months away from the LPGA, healing up a bad back, Park confessed she wondered if she should retire. South Korean Inbee Park with the LPGA Founders Cup in Arizona following a 19-under par victory. Interestingly, Park changed to an Anser-style putter in Phoenix because she felt like she was getting too used to looking down at a mallet. Davies is fighting Achilles tendon and calf problems in her left leg.

by | March 21, 2018 | 22:36

Former Brazil and Portugal boss Luiz Felipe Scolari, now manager of Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao in China, believes Ronaldo could be ideal for the country's top flight. "Messi and Cristiano are at a great level, but the one I focus on is Ronaldo, who is next to me". Though he bagged nine goals in the UEFA Champions League group stage, he had found the net just four times in La Liga by January 21, with Los Blancos slipping well out of the title race as a result.

by | March 21, 2018 | 22:11

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Erik Karlsson of the Ottawa Senators and Melinda Currey attend the 2017 NHL Awards at T-Mobile Arena on June 21, 2017 in Las Vegas. The 27-year-old defenseman has had a hard season on the ice as Ottawa has plummeted in the standings. Following the game, his teammates and head coach Guy Boucher offered their condolences.

by | March 21, 2018 | 21:04

The Spartans grabbed 29 offensive rebounds on Sunday, ceded just 15 field goals to Syracuse - and still found a way to lose. When No. 1 seed Xavier was bounced, too. "I pictured it ending with these guys having a huge smile on their face, but that's not college basketball". But-yes, there's a but-it did leave us with a few stinkers in the Sweet Sixteen.

by | March 21, 2018 | 20:52

Saturday's game against Brighton and Hove Albion appears to have been the final straw for Shaw, as he was handed a rare start in the FA Cup tie, only to be substituted at half time and then subjected to an astonishing tirade from Mourinho. We've got a healthy competition in our squad and when you've got world-class players training day in, day out, everybody wants to be in that team. Young is hopeful of cementing a place in the World Cup squad.

by | March 21, 2018 | 20:36

Mourinho, who also criticised the Stamford Bridge atmosphere during his spells in charge of Chelsea, last spoke on the issue following the home victory over Huddersfield Town last month. "United spent a lot of money and the aspiration was to win the Premier League and go as far as they could in the Champions League and obviously neither have happened".

by | March 21, 2018 | 20:37

The West Indies are through to the International Cricket Council (ICC) Cricket World Cup after rain helped them to a five-wicket win over Scotland via the Duckworth/Lewis method. The Windies innings was wrapped up for 198 in 48.4 overs, with the last eight wickets falling for just 75 runs in close to 18 overs. Coming in to chase, Scotland were handed the same fate by the West Indies bowlers.

by | March 21, 2018 | 20:36

Atletico Madrid forward Diego Costa has said he would "love" for teammate Antoine Griezmann to stay at the La Liga club beyond the next transfer window. Do you want this? A strong run of form for Atletico, alongside Griezmann, has included three goals in Costa's last seven appearances while Chelsea's Alvaro Morata, his chief rival, has been left out of Spain´s latest squad.

by | March 21, 2018 | 18:39

His most famous play might have been an inexplicable reception from Russell Wilson for a two-point conversion with 1:25 left in regulation that proved pivotal in Seattle's 28-22 overtime win over Green Bay in the 2015 NFC Championship game.

by | March 21, 2018 | 17:30

San Francisco's new cornerback expects a number of players to follow his example, after revealing he heard from "a lot" of his National Football League colleagues who are intent on negotiating their own deals. 'This guy came back like this, this guy came back like that.' There are some people that are cut from a different cloth and built from different things and I think I'm one of those people.

by | March 21, 2018 | 17:16

Kirk is the brother of Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyle Korver , and Cavs beat writer Joe Vardon reports that Kirk fell seriously ill last week. Kyle will take time away from the team and will not play on Wednesday when the Cavaliers host Toronto.

by | March 21, 2018 | 17:03

As the season went on though he was still putting up good stats, but his team wasn't winning games and the Sooners were bounced in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The 6-2 guard from Norman recently concluded one of the most historic seasons in recent college basketball memory. Young was named the Big 12 Conference's Freshman of the Year on Sunday, as voted on by the conference's head coaches.

by | March 21, 2018 | 14:44

Luke Shaw is capable of becoming "one of the best in the world" despite his struggles at Manchester United , says Ashley Young . After all, he boasts 31-caps for the Three Lions and previously played at Euro 2012 - playing all four games of England's campaign - and has represented United numerous times in the Champions League .

by | March 21, 2018 | 14:12

Morata returned to the Blues' side at the weekend as he netted in the 2-1 FA Cup win at Leicester City on Sunday afternoon. Alvaro wasn't happy. He has gone through a hard few months with a back injury. He has not scored in his last seven Premier League appearances and missed out on two games due to a back injury. "I'm eager to train and to add to this squad".

by | March 21, 2018 | 13:04

Beyonce , who was sat on the back of the bike, appeared to be wearing a blue jacket, fishnet stockings and pink boots. JAY-Z seems to have developed a love for Bob Marley's old home in Trench Town. Beyonce and Jay-Z have added a second Atlanta performance to their upcoming tour. The pair will now perform at three new United States cities including Columbus, OH; Columbia, SC; and Seattle, WA.

by | March 21, 2018 | 11:16

Luke Campbell and I both want to fight for World titles and I don't think either of us would have a problem in fighting the other, but the ultimate goal for us both is to win a World title. Anthony Joshua's trainer has insisted they aren't underestimating Joseph Parker, fearing they would "come unstuck" if they did. "But there's none of that going on here - Anthony will take it deadly serious and get the win against Parker and then in the future, potentially box Wilder".

by | March 21, 2018 | 10:42

Boston has been dealing with injuries as they continue to pile up. "Nothing changes for us, no matter who we play". And we're just extra cautious. Tonight was no different. Jeff Teague pitched in 20 points and 12 assists for the Timberwolves, who swept the four-game season series and sent the tired Clippers to their fourth consecutive loss on the commencement of a four-game, six-night trip.

by | March 21, 2018 | 10:10

Needing to hold serve to win the first Masters 1000 event of the year Federer blew it with Del Potro carving out a couple of break points before levelling the match at 5-5. "First of all I want to congratulate Roger on a great week, great success in this start of the year, you're making history and I'm so happy to be just behind you seeing what you do, it's unbelievable for our sport and for the life", said Del Potro in the trophy ceremony.

by | March 21, 2018 | 09:52

Mr Trump is expected on Friday to announce new tariffs on up to US$60 billion (S$79 billion) worth of Chinese technology and consumer goods annually, to punish Beijing over its drive to acquire USA intellectual property, sources told Reuters.

by | March 21, 2018 | 09:27

That deal has been made to look quite the bargain, with a 36-goal haul - including a Golden Boot-leading 28 efforts in the Premier League - seeing Salah set a remarkable standard at Anfield. That's the assessment of former Liverpool striker Craig Bellamy. Wright believes that Liverpool will do everything to keep Salah inside the club.