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Final Four Preview: Oregon Ducks vs North Carolina Tar Heels

Roaring on both sides of the court, and especially on defense. Although he's only 6-foot-6 and 230 pounds, he looks like a grown man playing basketball agains...


Manchester City hold Liverpool in EPL tie

Within 10 minutes at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday we saw that the players, even the ones who have a hunch they may not be here next season, are willing to fight...


Dustin Johnson remains on course to create history in Texas

What promised to be an epic final at the Austin Country Club in Texas didn't live up to its billing on the front nine but turned into an enthralling battle over...


Johnson holds off Rahm for WGC Match Play crown

Johnson said the key to victory had been avoiding mistakes. "Unfortunately for me, I had the hottest player on earth, recent No. 1 (Johnson)". "I don't know. ...


Spiders theoretically could eat every human in one year

Buckle in, because the spider facts we're getting into only get even more terrifying from here. The last thing you might see if you being eaten by a funnel we...


Ref target of death threats after Kentucky loss

De'Aaron Fox, Malik Monk and Bam Adebayo all found themselves in foul trouble with two early fouls. Calipari's remarks seem to have set off Kentucky fans, who...


Saints coach Payton: Team not looking to bring in Manziel

I think it might take a bit of time". "Currently my understanding is he hasn't signed his tender". "We can sign him to an offer sheet, but I don't think we're g...


Redskins LB Mason Foster tweets about Raiders move to Las Vegas

They played there 13 years before previous owner Al Davis moved the team back to Oakland in 1995. The Raiders will add $500 million and Bank of America is also ...


Australia friendships over, says India captain Kohli

The victory was even more special because India has proven that they can still be No. 1 without Virat Kohli. India defeated Australia by eight wickets in the ...


Asked Wade to have lunch with me after they lose: Ravindra Jadeja

Rahul was fluent against spin, driving and sweeping Steve O'Keefe for a couple of boundaries in the left-arm spinner's second over of the day. Needing 106 run...


Algeria's Mahrez scores as Leicester continue revival under Shakespeare

The visitors produced a superb first half as early goals by Riyad Mahrez and centre back Robert Huth gave them a 2-0 lead and Jamie Vardy made it 3-1 after Manu...


Brazil destroys Uruguay, Argentina survives in qualifiers

The unconvincing 1-0 win over Chile in Buenos Aires, after Messi scored from a controversial penalty, moved Edgardo Bauza's side third in the table. In the ev...


Man City face tough test against Liverpool

Ahead of Sunday's top-four meeting, we chose to create a combined best XI between the two English giants. It will undoubtedly be a tough game against Liverpool,...


After Match Play, can anyone beat Dustin Johnson?

The 32-year-old American fended off a late comeback from Spanish rookie Jon Rahm in the final at Austin Country Club to seal a one-up victory. A birdie on...


Senators urge USA Hockey to end dispute with women's team

Team Captain Meghan Duggan issued a statement , "We are asking for a living wage and for USA Hockey to fully support its programs for women and girls and stop...


Ducks end Michigan's run with 69-68 victory, head to Elite 8

Get daily prep sports headlines from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email. Dorsey's recent surge has been timely, for sure. OR didn't have ...


Kohli injury not serious, to play in Ranchi Test

Steve Smith (178 not out) scored yet another hundred, while Glenn Maxwell (104) made his maiden Test century. His unbeaten 159-run partnership with Smith for ...


Dempsey hat trick lifts US over Honduras 6-0 to rebound

In a vital World Cup qualifier against Honduras , the United States finally recorded points in the hexagonal , securing a dominant 6-0 victory. And while it'...


The surprise of the Final Four

Indeed, the South bracket in which Kentucky and Carolina reside was pegged as the toughest on Selection Sunday. Following the game, videos started surfacing o...


Not sure if Kohli knows how to spell 'sorry': Cricket Australia chief

Australia , under the captaincy of Steve Smith, have fought hard and now go into the final Test needing just a draw to retain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy. I star...


Linares beats Crolla again to keep WBA lightweight belt

His resurgence is an impressive one. The crowd were in fine voice at the 21,000-capacity Manchester Arena, constantly chanting 30-year-old Crolla's name as th...


Penn State races past Michigan to keep NCAA hopes alive

Two of their past three losses came against Iowa State, which won the Big 12 Tournament. Michigan State prediction and game preview, as the No. 1 Jayhawks a...


Gennady Golovkin Left With Multiple Choices

In the end, the judges seemed to favour the meatier work of Golovkin over the clever, strategic boxing of Jacobs and "GGG" retained a plethora of middleweight...


NCAA: South Carolina beats Baylor to advance to Elite Eight

Florida coach Mike White believes his team is underappreciated as a tough, physical team willing to bang bodies. Because both teams are very familiar with eac...


Hart gives thumbs up to new-look England

Dier and Kane both serve as senior leadership figures behind captain Hugo Lloris, and Dier publicly stating his desire to hold a captaincy role one day may earm...


Last-shot practice pays with Final Four for North Carolina

CBS will broadcast the game. SC will take on Gonzaga in the first semifinal Saturday at Glendale, Arizona. It's only right that South Carolina's first t...


Federer beats Wawrinka for tying 5th Indian Wells title

Earlier in January 2016, Federer won the Australian Open title. While Federer had won 19 of 22 prior meetings with Wawrinka , 6-4, 7-5 score to beat the st...


India wraps up fourth Test to claim series

A terrific display of fast bowling from Umesh Yadav and Bhuvneshwar Kumar knocked over the unsafe top-order, and the spinners took charge to dismantle the res...


Nishikori sweeps into 3rd round in Miami

The sixth-seeded Spaniard trailed 46th-ranked American Christina McHale 6-0 3-2 when play was suspended on Thursday but staved off a match point in the tiebre...


Colombia mad over Wiz Khalifa's visit to Pablo Escobar tomb

The mayor of Medellin slammed USA rapper Wiz Khalifa (pic) for visiting the grave of infamous drug lord Pablo Escobar . This is why many Colombians were en...


Goggled LeBron playing against Wizards despite eye injury

The Cavaliers did it with defense. The optimists say there's no reason to fret, that LeBron James and the Cavs are simply bored with the regular season,...


Sri Lanka ODI washed out in Dambulla

Medium-fast bowler Taskin Ahmed took a hat trick in the last over for Bangladesh to somewhat dent Sri Lanka's late assault. Mendis made 102 runs off 107 d...


Vettel masters Hamilton to win Australian Grand Prix

Elsewhere, Daniel Ricciardo had a bit of a 'mare with his Red Bull which refused to run at the start, went out to play two laps late and gave up completely af...


NFL owners approve Raiders' move to Las Vegas, so what now?

This isn't the first time Del Rio is involved in a Raiders move, although last time it was far less directly. The other owners have spoken ( Stephen Ross , Miam...


Xavier looks for another upset against Arizona

Few built one of college basketball's most successful programs from scratch. Fast forward to the last 10 seconds. The Musketeers are tied with Gonzaga for t...


Portugal airport to be named after Ronaldo near his hometown

Gelson Martins produced an exquisite cross from the right with the outside of his foot and Ronaldo glided in front of Emil Krafth to turn in from eight yards. R...


Magnusson free kick gives Iceland edge over Ireland

O'Neill was without skipper Seamus Coleman (broken leg) and John O'Shea (gashed shin) and gave debuts to Aston Villa midfielder Conor Hourihane and Brentford de...


Neymar declares his admiration to the English Premier League

In the previous two visits to the US, the Club has welcomed more than half a million supporters to games across the States, in a country where Manchester United...


Elite Eight-bound: Kentucky tops UCLA 86-75 behind Fox's 39

Kentucky guard De'Aaron Fox heads to the basket against UCLA guard Bryce Alford in the second half of an NCAA college basketball tournament South Regional sem...


Leicester face Cinderella battle with Atletico

Leicester may continue to do the impossible, but playing them looks a lot better than playing Barcelona, Bayern Munich , Atletico Madrid or Borussia Dortmund. ...


Diego Costa gets all-clear after injury scare during Spain training session

The Spain striker has been regularly linked with a switch away from Stamford Bridge. With the always looming interest of Atlético Madrid, plus the newly-rich ...


Browns coach Jackson likes private workouts, not pro days

In his Tuesday morning press conference at the National Football League owners meetings, Browns coach Hue Jackson took time to shower praise upon his new defe...


VAR disallows Griezmann goal, gives Deulofeu one in Spain's win vs

They resume their campaign with a trip to Sweden on June 9. Spain beat France 2-0 in an worldwide friendly at the Stade de France in Paris as video as...


Big wind and wild outcomes at Match Play

Holmes on the 13th hole for a 6-and-5 victory. Two-time Major victor Jordan Spieth had also been in danger of an early exit after losing his opening match, b...


Podolski signs off in style

It was a screamer, a ideal way for Podolski to sign off from worldwide football, and a reminder, too, that England for all their energy lack a killer touch in...


Aaron Hernandez's brother to testify at murder trial - for the prosecution

Attorneys questioned Tyrone Crawford, a childhood friend of Hernandez, as well as Deonte Thompson, a former University of Florida teammate of Hernandez and curr...


Chris Long agrees to deal with Eagles

The Eagles added some depth at defensive end on Tuesday while in Arizona for the annual league meetings. Bringing on board two more veterans to low-risk deal...


Arrest made in Oklahoma home invasion shooting that killed 3

They say one had a knife and another had brass knuckles. Two of the intruders died inside in the kitchen. A third fled before collapsing and dying in the home...


No. 1 seed Kansas routs Purdue 98-66 to reach Elite Eight

From the point they were down eight in the first half, KU outscored Purdue 73-33, breathing life into what now looks like a very realistic championship run. It ...


April the Giraffe's Udder Filling, Sign of Impending Birth

Zookeepers say signs that April the giraffe could soon go into labor are apparent. The initial live video the Animal Adventure Park posted was flagged as ...