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Tiger 1 off lead entering final round at Valspar


Never mind that Conners had six birdies in his round of 3-under 68 for a one-shot lead Saturday as he tries for his first PGA Tour victory. He will be paired in the final group with Rose, who holed a wedge for eagle from 120 yards on the par-5 11th and followed with two more birdies for a 66. Read More »

Hugh Grant is a dad again


The actress was on Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen when she was asked if she was surprised how many children her ex now has. Elaborating about the newborn during an appearance on a show the actress said, "He had another one last week". Read More »

Twins Close to Signing P Lance Lynn to One-Year Deal


Lynn declined a one-year, $17.4 million qualifying offer from St. Louis. As a result, the Twins will surrender their third-round pick (No. 95 overall) in the 2018 draft for signing him. That looks to be Jose Berrios, Jake Odorizzi , Kyle Gibson and Lynn, as the tentative plan is for a four-man rotation at the beginning of the season, with a fifth starter only necessary a handful of times before mid-May. Read More »

Jordan Ayew Sees Red In Swansea City Draw At Huddersfield Town


Writing in his weekly prediction column, the 49-year-old said: "It's a massive football match - whoever wins this game, you're probably looking at two more wins to the end of the season to stay up". Hadergjonaj curled a shot agonisingly wide direct from Mooy's low corner, Mounie directed another header off target and Malone's shot was blocked by Swans centre-half Mike van der Hoorn. Read More »

South African bowler Rabada charged after Smith incident


Should today's offence be deemed in the same as that incident (a level two breach of the ICC Code of Conduct), Rabada, who has already been suspended one Test and has five demerit points on his disciplinary record, would be suspended for two Tests and miss the remainder of the series. Read More »

Nova tops Providence for 2nd straight title


It was the second time in three years they've beaten West Virginia (24-10) for the championship. It was a valiant effort but the Providence College Friars fell to the Villanova Wildcats , 76-66 in overtime in the Big East Championship. Read More »

South African bowler Kagiso Rabada risks two-test ban with send-off


They were saved from a worse fate when Tim Paine made 36 and put on 61 with Australia's last two batsmen. Pat Cummins was the only successful Australian bowler, bowling Rabada to collect both South African wickets of the innings. Fellow pacemen Lungi Ngidi had three wickets and Vernon Philander two. However, CSA soon took the legal action on those officials and also released an apology statement to Cricket Australia and David Warner to close the matter at its earliest. Read More »

Khloe Kardashian Admits to Giving Into Her Pregnancy Cravings


Here are the pictures of the baby shower that the Kardashians shared. Kylie is so happy and so in love with her baby. Kim Zolciak-Biermannof Real Housewives of Atlanta and Brielle Biermann were also part of the spree. The table was set with pink plates topped with tiny wild animal figurines including lions and giraffes. There were giant elephants. The reality star is expecting a girl with National Basketball Association star Tristan Thompson and a source told US Weekly that ... Read More »

San Francisco 49ers Sign Marquise Goodwin To A Three-Year Extension


In Garoppolo's first three starts for the 49ers, Goodwin caught a total of 24 passes for 319 yards. For San Francisco, it must consider moving back for more draft capital to continue bolstering multiple areas of the roster. "He leads by example with a tremendous work ethic, a trait that helped him expand his repertoire as a football player and post his most successful season as a pro past year". Read More »

Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool are ready to spend 'big money' this summer

He is likely to cost similar to what they spent on Van Dijk but, as Klopp insists, 'when the player is the right player it is not important how expensive he was'. Naby Keïta, the exciting Guinea midfielder, is already arriving... Beating them at Old Trafford gives it that something extra. Xabi Alonso, Fernando Torres and Luis Suarez all spring to mind, having each left Liverpool at the peak of their respective careers. Read More »

McLaren right to be ambitious despite problems - Boullier


McLaren have lost time to a variety of problems, starting with a wheel nut issue that sent Alonso spinning into the gravel after just six laps of the very first day of testing in Barcelona . Red Bull's promising speed in recent days - topping the timesheets on the second day of the final test, offers cause for concern that the MCL33 is simply compromised aerodynamically, and now its shortcomings are being exposed without any excuse. Read More »

Southampton-Newcastle United Preview


However, Benitez is refusing to pile any more pressure than necessary upon his players as they head into a fixture which could have a significant say in their fate. Newcastle's second goal came on a counter-attack from a Southampton corner and Pellegrino added: "We knew that Newcastle are really risky on the counter-attack, they are really solid, they don't concede too many". Read More »

TalkSPORT Premier League coverage on Saturday, March 10


Here, Chelsea trampled all over their London rivals throughout the first-half and by the break the game was over, allowing Antonio Conte to start resting his stars as he turned his attention to Wednesday's (March 14) crucial trip to Barcelona . Read More »

Leicester must be wary of wounded West Brom, says James


But the under-fire boss said he would not resign. "I have no problem with that substitution and I don't think that's correct (that it affected the game)". "We are happy to win the game, but it's not just the result but the quality we can put onto the pitch". "We started to look a little bit leggy in there and Sam, who a lot of people are begging me to play , did deserve a chance". Read More »

CSA distances itself from Sonny Bill Williams masks; apologises to CA


De Kock admitted to saying something in a hearing that took place on Wednesday and was fined 25% of his match fee with one demerit point added to his record. "They wanted to come with them". Australia's David Warner at the wicket on the first day of the second cricket test between South Africa and Australia at St. Read More »

Serena Williams makes winning return after 14 months away


She gave birth to Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr six months ago. It was good. I'm a little rusty, but it doesn't matter. "Every day is going to be a challenge for me, but I know I'll overcome it". "I feel like it's one of the few times I've been able to do that". Ohanian bought four billboards along Interstate 10 outside Palm Springs in tribute to his wife. Read More »

Sam Allardyce hails "big win" for Everton


Brighton can also nearly begin to plan for another campaign among the elite, despite having seen a fine seven-match unbeaten streak in all competitions ended in meek fashion. The Toffees kept their first Premier League clean sheet since Boxing Day - ending a nine-game run without a shutout. The visitors first made the mistake of allowing Baines to carry the ball into the area, then they completely failed to spot Tosun unmarked in front of goal and waiting for a pass. Read More »

UConn Fires Kevin Ollie As Head Coach


STORRS, Conn. (AP) - UConn fired basketball coach Kevin Ollie on Saturday, with the team under NCAA investigation and the Huskies having completed their second straight losing season. The NCAA started investigating the UConn program earlier this year. They finished 14-18 overall, 7-11 in the American this season and are now ranked 173rd at KenPom - right in between Wagner and Ball State. Read More »

Kelly Rowland, Ciara, Katy Perry, Cher & More Celebrate International Women's Day


We celebrate women's achievements, past & present, & pledge to empower women to reach their full economic potential for generations to come. The celebration comes with different themes yearly to guide women across the world. "And that I think it brought so much responses and attention because it is astounding that we're not there yet, but we're not". Danai Gurira played one of the many powerful heroines in Black Panther , and is equally fighting for women's rights in real life. Read More »

Warner makes 63 but Australia slips to 170-6 in 2nd Test


If Rabada is handed a ban it will be a big blow to the hosts, a fact his pace bowling partner Vernon Philander highlighted while speaking to the press. Usman Khawaja (4), Warner, Smith (25), Shaun Marsh (24) and Mitchell Marsh (4) were out in the second session. The only wicket to fall in the two sessions was that of nightwatchman Kagiso Rabada (29) when he played onto his stumps from a Pat Cummins (2-27) delivery. Read More »

Ronaldo leads Real Madrid to 2-1 win over Eibar


After securing a 5-2 aggregate victory over Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday, Real swapped the Parc des Princes for the Ipurua Municipal Stadium , the smallest in La Liga with a capacity of just over 7,000. Ronaldo should have restored the advantage but failed to convert an excellent Bale cross and from the resulting corner, Bale flashed a glancing header just wide of the post. Read More »

Blue Devils Prepare for NCAA indoor Championships


In the field events, Audie Wyatt tied for fifth in the pole vault with a mark of 5.55 (18-2 ½), the same mark that earned him second place in the NCAA Championships past year. "She's been tremendous and has been recognized for her consistent greatness in the women's pole vault". "I'm very proud of our athletes and how they performed at the conference meet to earn these honors", Dudley said. Read More »

Former First Round Pick Traded To Patriots


Field Yates of ESPN reported Saturday that New England will trade a pick to the Cleveland Browns for defensive tackle Danny Shelton . On Friday, the Browns traded for Miami Dolphins wide receiver Jarvis Landry , Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor and Green Bay Packers cornerback Damarious Randall in separate deals. Read More »

Hart to return to West Ham starting XI


Their success and that of their respective teams could be determined by the form of the players around them. Amid the chaotic and toxic scenes during West Ham's Premier League match with Burnley , there was also a glimpse of the kinder side of football. Read More »

Why Richard Sherman to the 49ers makes flawless sense


What isn't known yet, is what the timetable will be until Sherman can see game action again. According to the Athletic , Sherman was spotted eating dinner with 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan on Friday in the Bay Area, just hours after he was released by the Seahawks . Read More »

Bills trade QB Tyrod Taylor to Browns for draft pick

In the deal, the Bills receive the Browns 65th overall pick in this year's draft. Being more of a running quarterback helped the Bills in situations, but also cost them big games. He was, however, inconsistent in the passing attack in drawing criticism for being hesitant in the pocket and failing to find open receivers downfield. Read More »

Hearn: I Expect Joshua To Box in America in Next 12 Months


The leaked footage of 'The Gloves Are Off' episode, hosted by British boxing pundit and former British cruiserweight champion Johnny Nelson and filmed the day after the Easter Sunday fight was announced in London in January, has the fighters seated well within arms length of each other. Read More »

Jaylen Brown is doing 'OK' after frightening fall in Celtics-Timberwolves game


The Boston Celtics are back within two games of the Toronto Raptors as the two teams battle for the Atlantic Division title and the No. 1 seed in the NBA's Eastern Conference playoffs. A stretcher was brought out a short time later after staff from both teams attended to him. After his injury, Brown was examined by Minnesota team doctors before being taken to the hospital. Read More »

Peyton Manning turns down ESPN, still mulling FOX Sports offer


According to a report , Joe Tessitore will replace Sean McDonough on Monday Night Football this coming season. Per Marchand, Manning has not ruled out linking up with Fox for the network's new Thursday Night Football package. It turns out, ESPN will be replacing more than just their analyst. ESPN released a statement Friday night, announcing McDonough's return to calling college games after two years in the MNF booth. Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino, Antonio Conte top PSG manager targets


Tottenham Hotspur manager Pochettino is among the candidates that PSG's powers-that-be are believed to be particularly keen on, says RMC; however, the Argentine is thought to be unlikely to leave the Premier League club. The media outlet has additionally revealed that PSG's European failure may see the French giants not only dispense with the services of Emery, but also sack their sporting director, Antero Henrique . Read More »

Neymar to Real Madrid: Guillem Balague makes huge £355m transfer claim

He has now decided that a move back to Spain is what he wants and has made his former club aware of his interest in a possible return, according to reports in Spain. "When [Real Madrid] bought me they paid €72m [a record in 2000], or I do not know how much, and I thought it was insane. It may well be that in the next 10 years someone will pay €400m, or sooner, I do not know". Read More »

Mississippi State player suffers scary freak injury after refs don't stop play


Williams collected a double-double with a game-high 11 rebounds. SEC Network reported that Weatherspoon was taken to a local hospital for x-rays after suffering a neck injury. UT missed the second of two free throws to set up the potential game-winner. The Bulldogs pulled even at 16 on a layup by Nick Weatherspoon. Mississippi State's Abdul Ado finished a put-back dunk, and then play was finally stopped. Read More »

Drake trash talked Rockets during Raptors' win on 'Drake Night'


The victory stretches Toronto's win streak to a season-high seven games. During a stoppage of play in the first quarter with the Raps holding a double-digit lead, Drake took the mic to address the crowd as he does during every Drake Night and, as he always does, talked some quality junk before returning to his cozy court side dwelling. Read More »

Bairstow scores ton as England crush Black Caps to claim ODI series


Bairstow, who scored 138 in the fourth game in Dunedin, smashed a 58-ball century with eight boundaries and six sixes as he combined with Alex Hales (61) in a 155-run opening stand in ideal batting conditions. Captain Eoin Morgan, who won the toss and opted to bowl first, fell cheaply to Ish Sodhi (1-78) for eight, but the damage was already done as star all-rounder Ben Stokes (26 not out alongside Joe Root's unbeaten 23) scored the winning runs via a six with 104 balls to spare. Read More »

Basel restore some pride with plucky win at Man City


The Norway global cancelled out Gabriel Jesus's opener and set up Michael Lang for the victor at the Etihad Stadium in the UEFA Champions League last-16 second leg. Hopefully, the players will come back safe - without injuries - and we will go to Everton and the quarter-finals. And Jesus insisted his is happy to play a supporting role in City's bid for Premier League and Champions League glory. Read More »

Kansas Wears Down Oklahoma State 82-68


Evans leads Texas Tech over Texas • Keenan Evans scored 25 points, including a pretty fadeaway jumper in the closing minutes, and No. 14 Texas Tech held off hot-shooting Jacob Young and Texas for a 73-69 victory in the Big 12 Tournament quarterfinals. Read More »

Clemson Knocks Off Boston College, Gets No. 1 Virginia Next


The Tigers, however, responded with a 9-1 run that helped put BC into a hole from which its worn out legs couldn't escape - ending a surprise run that saw it beat Georgia Tech and No. Two more wins would give Tony Bennett the chance to cut down the nets in Brooklyn - and prove his team is ready for a long run in this year's NCAA Tournament . Read More »

Cleveland Browns Trade: Damarious Randall fits at corner or free safety

He intercepted four passes a year ago and has 10 for his career. He showed no improvement over the season, which was curious considering Jackson is an offensive-minded coach. This has seen them commit to a few trades to acquire talent in exchange for a few of their plethora of draft picks. In Green Bay, Kizer will have time to develop and the Packers can attempt to mold him into the player the Browns thought they were getting when they took him at No. Read More »

LeBron James Lists Cavs, 76ers, Rockets, Lakers On Free Agency List


His team was young, untested and noticeably off. Unless. LeBron knows something we do not. While most people view the Cavs' latest trades as a wise move, the results speak for themselves, and it seems far less than optimal. James can decline his $35.6 million player option and hit the open market this summer. Boston, who like Toronto, has a deep roster (and is leading the league in defensive rating ), does not almost have the firepower of Toronto offensively to keep up with the Cavs in a ... Read More »

Mike Evans, Buccaneers agree on $82 million extension


Fitzgerald entered the National Football League after the St. Louis Rams drafted him in the seventh round in 2005 out of Harvard. Financial terms were not disclosed for Fitzpatrick, who appeared in six games with the Buccaneers last season and went 2-1 as a starter in place of Jameis Winston . Read More »

West Ham vs Burnley 10 March 2018: EPL Soccer Preview and Predictions


West Ham are 14th in the league with 30 points, three points above the relegation zone. Sometimes in life you come across challenges both on and off the field lately most of mine have... Tom Heaton and Scott Arfield are also major doubts. "I have full confidence we are going to be able to do that". A 1-1 draw is the most probable result in the betting market, and it is available at the best odds of 11/2 at Bet365. Read More »

Utah Jazz may catch unexpected break after Anthony Davis injury

On Friday, the Pelicans will host the fourth-placed team from the east, the Washington Wizards . The Wizards went 1-3 during their four-game homestand. Holiday averages 5.8 assists for the season, but in his past ten games has averaged 8.5 assists (including a huge 17 dimes two games ago against the Clippers) to go with 24.9 points. Read More »

Jarvis Landry signs franchise tag with Dolphins, reports say

The Dolphins finally found their trade partner, as Landry will join Josh Gordon and Corey Coleman to give the Browns arguably the best wide receiver trio in the NFL. With Landry in the fold, Cleveland can focus on upgrading its quarterback and/or running back positions with picks No. 1 and 4 in the 2018 NFL Draft. Read More »

OJ Simpson's lawyer tells book publisher he committed murders, says TMZ


The panel will provide context for O.J. Simpson's "no-holds-barred interview" with Judith, where he reportedly gives a hypothetical account of the night of where his ex-wife and her friend were brutally murdered outside her West L.A. Corporate sibling Fox Broadcasting shelved the special after several affiliates told the network they would refuse to air it. 'That was the way it was portrayed to me. Read More »