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Heavy Rain Suspends Honda Indy Grand Prix Of Alabama

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Never the less I made good progress on the short stint and I made up a few positions. Power was surprised that race officials started it in the first place, saying he "can't believe they went green" with that much standing water on the track . Read More »

Andrew Landry wins Valero Texas Open by two strokes

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He closed with three straight birdies, holing an eight-foot putt at the par-five 18th to finish at 12-under 276, five strokes behind American victor Andrew Landry . "It's fantastic. It's a lot of fun to be standing among the best players in the world on that leaderboard", Niemann said. "I never thought I was going to finish how I played this week, but I can't be more happy than this", Niemann said. Read More »

Cavaliers-Pacers: LeBron James quarterbacks win to even series - Bill Livingston

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Game 5 will be played at Quicken Loans Arena on Wednesday. 104-100 victory, thanks to two timely 3-pointers from Kyle Korver and LeBron James' ability to drive the lane. Even when they took the lead in the fourth quarter, we just kept our composure throughout. Midway through the fourth quarter it looked for all the world like the Cleveland Cavaliers were about to drop another game to IN after holding a double-digit lead. Read More »

Rockies Blow Cubs High With Bounce Back 5-3 W

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Between all of the rainouts and the inconsistencies from the pitching staff and the offense, 2018 has gotten off to a odd start for the Chicago Cubs . From the 5th inning on, the game was rather quiet offensively since neither team got any hits. We have to keep the ball away from the zone, especially in this. Read More »

Napoli matchwinner Koulibaly: We proved ourselves at Juventus

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Immobile tapped in a Milinkovic-Savic assist five minutes from the end, quickly adding a second to consolidate his position as leading Serie A scorer with 29 goals this season. Juventus lost Giorgio Chiellini to injury and his absence could be crucial over the next four games. Napoli did have the ball in the back of the net after 37 minutes, but the strike was ruled out after Lorenzo Insigne was flagged offside. Read More »

Boston Celtics: 4 interesting takeaways from near comeback in Game 4

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After the break, Boston outscored Milwaukee 67-53 - a testament to the resurgence of Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum . Terry Rozier added 10 points, while Horford and Morris each chipped in 13. Boston won the first two games of the series at home but became the first team to be held under 100 points in the series with a dismal showing in Game 3. Read More »

Icardi: "Dobbiamo continuare bene, Lazio e Roma non molleranno"

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Una frecciatina al ct dell'Albiceleste Jorge Sampaoli la sua? Sembrava tutto tranquillo, quando il Chievo accorcia le distanze con Stepinski quasi allo scadere, e passa i 5' di recupero a far vedere i sorci verdi alla Beneamata, incapace di gestire il pallone con calma e saggezza. Read More »

Brandon Belt Sets MLB Record With 21-Pitch AB

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The at-bat finally ended when Belt flew out to right fielder Kole Calhoun . In the end, Colon got the last laugh by striking out Gutierrez. The earlier excessive of 20 pitches in a plate look since 1988 was when Houston's Ricky Gutierrez struck out in opposition to Cleveland's Bartolo Colon on June 26, 1998, in accordance with Retrosheet. Read More »

PHILADELPHIA | Guentzel scores 4 goals to lead Penguins to Game 6 clinch

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He had 31 goals and 76 points while playing all 82 regular-season games. His next chance to play will be a possible Game 7 on Tuesday or in the conference semifinals. Nashville removed any sort of drama with two goals in the opening period and two more in the second to hush the capacity crowd. A Brian Rust empty netter for Pittsburgh would follow (along with beer cans and rally towels in true Philly fashion). Read More »

Mohamed Salah Crowned PFA Player of the Year Award

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Salah's nomination comes as no surprise as he has been having a record-shattering season, equaling the top number of goals scored in a single season (31 goals), a feat that has not been achieved since 2013/2014 by Louis Swayers with Liverpool. Read More »

Watford boss Javi Gracia: Many positives from Crystal Palace draw

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The 25-year-old has four years to run on his current deal with Palace and has been linked in the past with Tottenham . "I try hard not to be the person who bellyaches saying we should have had this or that, but having seen it again it was a pretty clear penalty decision and we consider ourselves unlucky there", Hodgson said after the game. Read More »

Former NFL kicker Jay Feely apologizes after posting gun photo

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America's gun control policies have been a hot debate over the years, spurred only by the numerous high school shootings that have happened in the recent past. He also weighed in on immigration.In Arizona, where Feely and family reportedly live, it is legal to carry a concealed handgun with or without a permit. Read More »

Guardiola tells champions Man City to focus on points record

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The fact that there has been an underwhelming sensation is testament to the first half of the season, where City looked like having swept all before them come May. And even though the challenges are propping up domestically - mostly at the hands of Liverpool, and even United potentially - Guardiola's side would be the team to beat domestically next season as well. Read More »

Mourinho needs to drop Sanchez against Spurs - Scholes

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Quoted by the Manchester Evening News , Marotta told Mediaset Premium: "Personally, I don't believe in returns, but there are exceptions". It's reported that Zinedine Zidane's "pursuit" of Hazard can only happen "if they sell Bale". The England goalkeeper is near the end of a season-long loan and the Hammers are "interested in holding onto him". And despite winning the FA Cup twice with the Gunners , he appeared to subliminally hint that Arsenal are a small club. Read More »

Sunderland Relegated To League One...By Darren Bent

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Sunderland responded to the confirmation of relegation with a statement , which alluded to the unresolved situation at the top. Nigel Clough's side have picked up five points from their last four games and they did really well to beat Derby County last time out considering they'd just been thrashed 5-0 at home by Hull City four days prior. Read More »

Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW) stock returned -11.99% negative Quarterly performance

Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Genworth Financial from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $3.50 price objective for the company in a research note on Wednesday, January 10th. Mu Ltd holds 3.88% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 40,307 shares. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Jackson Wealth Mgmt Lc holds 2.43% or 54,931 shares in its portfolio. Read More »

Yankees reportedly promote top prospect Gleyber Torres

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Wade is hitting.086 with four RBIs and could be the player demoted to make room for Torres. Baseball America called Torres its sixth best prospect in the game before the season while MLB.com had him at No. "He's just gaining some traction and getting a little more comfortable", Boone said. Torres was the prized piece of the blockbuster trade that sent Aroldis Chapman to the Cubs in their ultimately successful quest for their first World Championship in 108 years and has soared through ... Read More »

Barcelona Wins Copa Del Rey After Downing Sevilla 5-0

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Sevilla responded fairly well, but Barca remained on top and almost got a second when Iniesta struck the crossbar with a left-footed drive from just outside the area. Iniesta, who left the pitch in tears when he was substituted in the 88th minute, was cheered by both sets of fans, who chanted his name. - Barcelona have won the Copa del Rey 30 times, at least seven more than any other team in the competition (Athletic Club, 23). Read More »

Injured Aguero should be ready for World Cup, says Guardiola

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Meanwhile, West Ham's chances of a shock win at Arsenal will be boosted by Gunners' boss Arsene Wenger admitting his side's focus will be on a Europa League semi-final against Atletico Madrid four days later. Always you speak about the managers and the players but it's impossible to achieve what we have achieved without your unbelievable effort. "We have to see what they think of the future". Read More »

Westbrook vows Rubio won't repeat stellar game

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The 26-point, 11-rebound and 10 assist performance was the first triple-double for the franchise in 10 years and gave the Jazz a 2-1 series lead. Rubio notched just the third triple-double in Jazz postseason history joining Willie Green in 1984 and John Stockton in 1991. Read More »

Mesut Ozil reacts to Arsene Wenger's decision to leave Arsenal

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On Friday, Wenger revealed his decision to stand down at the end of the season, bringing his long tenure in North London to an end. Former Arsenal striker Ian Wright has insisted Arsene Wenger must have been sacked as he can not believe his old boss would have walked away from his post. Read More »

Carl Frampton Defeats Nonito Donaire

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The hometown bet is coming off a unanimous decision win over Horatio Garcia. Frampton was in the ascendancy from the second round after unloading a flurry of punches on former four-weight world champion Donaire. "In the 11th round I was definitely hurt, I'm not going to deny it, but I survived it and that's what champions do, they survive". "I stuck to our game plan". Read More »

UFC Fight Night 128: Barboza vs. Lee Results

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Following a disappointing loss in his last bout for the interim lightweight title, Lee stormed back with a lopsided performance over Edson Barboza minus one scare in the third round as he earned a fifth round TKO by doctor's stoppage. But a second straight loss when there's tons of other young up-and-comers on his heels in the rankings, not to mention veterans hanging around, means Lee really needs a win here over Barboza to remain a top guy at 155lbs. Read More »

Athletics' Sean Manaea No-Hits Red Sox To End Boston's Win Streak

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The bullpen has an ERA of 3.57, along with a WHIP of 1.05. Despite a slight setback in March, the Red Sox are fully aware of how good Pomeranz can be if he can replicate his performance from past year. Chapman performed well at home last season, slashing.284/.352/.541 across 165 plate appearances (compared to his total season line of.234/.313/.472). Read More »

Timberwolves overcome Rockets in Game 3

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The starting backcourt of Butler and Teague outplayed the Rockets' tandem of James Harden and Chris Paul and helped the Timberwolves cut the series deficit to 2-1 with Game 4 on Monday at Target Center. The team went just 15 for 41 from 3-point range. "We stooped to their level, playing slow", said Rockets sixth man Eric Gordon , who went 5 for 16 from the floor. Read More »

Menard To Start 20th At Richmond

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Joey Logano has won the first stage of the NASCAR CUP Series race at Richmond. His pit crew gained him stops repeatedly on pit road, and on the second to last restart, the No. "We just don't need to let the results hinder our efforts in moving forward". We were 13th, 15th, something like that in the first half of the race. But from a pit stop standpoint, and the circumstances, and the way things played out, we ended up in decent shape. Read More »

Danny Farquhar Stable After Ruptured Aneurysm Caused Brain Hemorrhage in Dugout

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Farquhar's baseball career has obviously taken a backseat as the 31-year old battles for his life in hospital. The Chicago White Sox hung Danny Farquhar's jersey in the bullpen for their game against the Houston Astros on Saturday. "It crushes us as a clubhouse". The team said it will provide updates on Farquhar's health as appropriate, but requested privacy for the family. Farquhar was selected by Toronto in the 10th round of the 2008 draft and made his major league debut with the ... Read More »

United comeback sees Spurs miss final again

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The match returned to life moments later when Lukaku lost possession in the final third, allowing Herrera to pick up the pieces by hitting the stray ball with enough power and accuracy to beat Vorm from a tight angle and find the back of the net, making it 2-1 to United. Read More »

Chelsea can still salvage season, says upbeat Moses

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Chelsea dominated and took the lead in the 20th minute when Long deflected the ball into his own net after good work on the right by Moses. Ashley Barnes equalised for Burnley in the 64th minute but the lead was to last only for five minutes as Moses scored to restore the Blues lead. Read More »

Taulia Tagovailoa, Tua's Brother, Commits to Alabama on A-Day

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After the contest was over, RB Damien Harris was full of praise for Jones, saying he likes the work Jones has been doing while everyone talks about Hurts and Tagovailoa. Although Hurts was the 2016 SEC Offensive Player of the Year as a freshman, he completed 154 of 255 attempts (60.4 percent) for 2,081 passing yards, 17 touchdowns and 1 interception as a sophomore. Read More »

Death and Mayhem During Nicaragua Social Security Protests

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I am devastated. If you don't already know, the Nicaraguan government has turned against its citizens for protesting and has brought the center of Nicaragua to total chaos. Protesters accused police of instigating violence and stations were taken off air after live broadcasts. The United Nations office on human rights has expressed its concern about the violence, and called on Nicaraguan authorities to stop further attacks on demonstrators and the media. Read More »

Mike Mayock's 2018 NFL Draft prospect-team connections

There is speculation that Dorsey will take Penn State running back Saquon Barkley . Mayfield will be fun in NY. Allen is projected to go in the first round of the NFL Draft on Thursday, April 26th in Dallas, Texas. On to pick No. 4. The Buffalo Bills need a franchise quarterback . The Jets would also take a quarterback , which would more than likely give the Browns the best player at every other position with this choice. Read More »

Leo Cullen lauds 'clinical' Leinster as they reach Champions Cup final

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In fact, they did little wrong, but were simply outplayed by Leinster in front of the partisan crowd inside the Aviva Stadium. "It'll take a very good side to beat them". But the biggest cheer of the afternoon was reserved for Leinster's cult hero Sexton. Leading by 29 with 20 minutes remaining, Leinster - clearly confident that the win had been secured - had the luxury of taking off Sexton as a precaution. Read More »

IPL 2018 RCB vs DD:Delhi lose by 6 wickets

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RCB should not worry here. The decision could have been tricky with Kohli's side having conceded 200 plus runs in their last two matches. It was de Villiers' highest score batting second in the IPL after his 89 against Sunrisers Hyderabad in 2014 and 79 against Gujarat Lions in 2016. Read More »

Raptors Casey, 'The Wizards Punched Us — Washington Wizards

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It was a long time ago. "It's a little bit of everything that he does for us". "We defended the 3-point line about as well as we could have, and they still made 12 3s", Brooks said. To be fair, Toronto is no defensive juggernaut, either. Porter will need to start getting more aggressive and knock down a lot more shots to help unleash this Wizards offense. Read More »

White Sox reliever Danny Farquhar stable after suffering aneurysm in dugout

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The team said Farquhar was conscious when he was taken from Guaranteed Rate Field to the Rush University Medical Center. He regained consciousness and was taken to the hospital for further tests. "We'll know a little more later, but hopefully, he's all right". Houston manager A.J. Hinch said some of his players saw Farquhar collapse. "Then this morning getting that update, it's very scary", he said. Read More »

FA Cup semifinal preview: Can Mourinho win Man United another title?

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The Red Devils showed brilliant determination to bounce back after Dele Alli had given Spurs the lead after just 11 minutes. And his cross was inch-perfect for Alli to apply the finishing touch for his 13th goal of the season. "This club is all about titles and finals". The white end of Wembley erupted after 10 minutes when a sweeping move ended with Alli putting Spurs in front. Read More »

Amir Khan Stuns Phil Lo Greco With Brutal 40 Second KO Win

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Khan (32-4, 20 KOs) wanted to impress on his ring return, the English boxer's first performance in the United Kingdom for five years and the first live boxing event on the new ESPN+ subscription streaming service. I can do 147. "In America, I was fighting there because I wanted to make a big name for myself and globally become a star". Khan took time off after the knockout, but was in negotiations to return to welterweight against boxing super star and former stablemate Manny Pacquiao ... Read More »

Tina Fey surprises 'Mean Girls' fans on 'Fallon'

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For Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt , Fey gave Ellie Kemper ( The Office ) a large platform for her quirky comedy, and she just may be the ideal candidate for a 30 Rock spinoff. "And I would be thrilled if the trend continued over into 30 Rock ". Tina Fey is one of the funniest women out there and inspires many men and women, including myself. Read More »

Justise Winslow fined $15000 for stepping on Joel Embiid's mask

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They had enough fire, Justise Winslow chasing down Joel Embiid for a blocked shot, Goran Dragic flexing amid his third-quarter scoring outburst. EMBIID: Justin was kind of hyping me up on the bench, he was talking about [how] I'm one of the best players in the league and that I gotta take over, and that I gotta bring back the win. Read More »

Durant, Warriors cruise past Spurs for 3-0 lead

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This will be the second straight game Popovich has missed following the death of his wife , Erin Popovich , on Wednesday. Looney is no longer a situational player for the Warriors , though - he's been invaluable to Golden State so far this postseason. Read More »

Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic: Finishing with Double will mean success

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The Andalusian are now placed 7 in the La Liga table and already missing out from Europe competition means they will not be wearing their five stars gold badge as the only team to have won the Europa Cup five times . "The league draw against Sevilla is a warning for us in terms of what to expect tomorrow". Indeed, they could become the first team to win it four times in a row since 1933 (Athletic Club, four titles between 1930 and 1933). Read More »

Leader of the Pack becomes co-owner of the Bucks

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In a statement, Rodgers says the opportunity is a "dream come true" for him. 'I am excited to honored to deepen my connection to the region by joining Wes Edens, Marc Lasry, Jamie Finan, Mike Fascitelli and the ownership group of the Milwaukee Bucks. Read More »

Mohamed Salah Starts - Liverpool Team vs West Brom Confirmed

With their Champions League semi-final first leg against AS Roma to come three days later, Klopp will be wary of maintaining the fitness of his squad. It proved enough for West Brom to take all three points and claim their 3rd win in 5 visits to Old Trafford. Both Solanke and Ings are yet to score a goal this season and Saturday's fixture against the bottom side will provide them with a good opportunity to break their duck. Read More »