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Federer, Nadal reach Miami semis, Wawrinka falls

Kyrgios blew three match points of his own in a thrilling second set against Alexander Zverev, but he bounced back to prevail 6-4, 6-7 (9), 6-3 after two hour...


After late goals broke Panama's hearts in 2013, US returns

Taylor Twellman joins SVP to share his thoughts on the 1-1 draw between the United States and Panama . World Cup Qualifying resumes in June after the Europ...


England return was emotional occasion for Jermain Defoe

Defoe ended a three-and-a-half absence from the worldwide stage on Sunday, opening the scoring in England's 2-0 Wembley win over Lithuania. He heaped praise...


Ivica Zubac: Ivica Zubac (ankle sprain) out for season

Here is what you need to know before the Lakers' rematch against the Minnesota Timberwolves. They then cruised to the finish, outscoring Minnesota by 11 in the ...


The State Of This Cristiano Ronaldo Bust!

The match, Ronaldo's first appearance for Portugal on the island where he was born, took place on the eve of a ceremony to name Funchal airport after the 32-yea...


Curry scores 29, leads Warriors' rally over Spurs 110-98

No one would have reasonably expected the Warriors to become a better defensive team when Kevin Durant went down with a knee injury, but that's exactly what's h...


Alexis Sanchez a top player, says Antonio Conte

Antonio Conte was eager to prevent revealing Arsenal disrespect by discussing Alexis Sanchez but labelled the Chile star a "top player". The 28-year-old h...


Mississippi State's buzzer-beater ends UConn's 111-game winning streak

William, coming off a 41-point effort in a win over Baylor to earn a spot in the Final Four, drove and took the shot heard 'round the women's basketball world. ...


Spurs try to bounce back after loss, face Thunder on Friday

The Thunder say he is questionable for the Hornets game. What Russell Westbrook did Wednesday night was a performance for the ages. "It's good for me to wat...


Day wants to play Masters, depending on mother's prognosis

Day withdrew from his first match of last week's WGC Dell Match Play, explaining in an emotional interview that his mother, Dening, had terminal cancer that doc...


Big O hopes Westbrook sets triple-double mark

There are still a few games left in the season, and James Harden will continue to dish the ball well into the postseason. This week on April 2 the San Antonio...


Bulls top Cavs, James moves to 7th on scoring list

And while Mirotic carried the Bulls for majority of the night, Butler again hit several key shots down the stretch to help put the game away. They haven't lost ...


Federer makes semis, Wozniacki reaches Miami Open final

Further evidence of Berdych's resolve came as he then saved a match point with a booming second serve before holding with a stunning angled backhand. Federer ...


Rougned Odor Signs New, Unique Deal With Rangers

While that would be a good enough deal on its own for both sides, the Rangers threw in a unique signing bonus in for the Venezuelan: two horses. A baseball so...


José Mourinho Tells Paul Pogba to Focus on the Pitch

Asked how long he expects to be without Jones and Smalling, the United boss said: "I don't know, I don't know". Matty Willock has made the Manchester United b...


CBS Sees Tony Romo as 'Potential Replacement' for Phil Simms

Some have thought he would be traded while others expected an outright release , but mum has been the word until now. Many saw Romo's release coming on March...


Venus Williams beats top-ranked Angelique Kerber to reach Miami Open semis

It was January's third round of the Australian Open and the former world No 1 was given a rare chasing by the Eastbourne-based player. Konta secured two break...


Lewandowski hat-trick as Bayern crush Augsburg, Leipzig win

The 28-year-old has played just once this season, keeping goal as a rotated Bayern team was beaten 3-2 in the Champions League group stage by Russian club FC Ro...


India win series from Australia 2-1 after 8-wicket romp

Rahane, meanwhile, revelled in his role as stand-in skipper for Kohli, who sustained a shoulder injury in the third Test and declared it would be "a few weeks" ...


Geno Auriemma wins AP Coach of the Year for the ninth time

For the second consecutive year, Auriemma has been named AP Coach of the Year. But it's not like Hall of Fame coach Geno Auriemma will return with nothing. ...


Under-fire Wenger finds a friend in Guardiola

Guardiola is yet to complete just one. And five games into the new campaign, it appeared that unrest was growing after a loss to Bournemouth. Arsene Wenger ...


Jadeja shines with the bat against Aussies

The variation of off-spinner and left-arm spinner also works well. Cheteshwar Pujara has been the bedrock of India's marathon 13-Test home season. Jadeja ce...


Arsene Wenger Pep Guardiola backs Arsenal manager to silence critics

Manchester United come up second with 9,600 days of players on the sidelines. Alexis Sanchez should be available despite being on global duty in South America...


Raiders moving to Las Vegas

Mayor Libby Schaaf has accused Davis and the league of not "manning up", and other legislators have mentioned finding ways to void the two years of stadium opti...


Revived Leicester writes winning record for Shakespeare

We're proof of that, three games ago in the Premier League we were down there and people were writing us off. Form can turn quickly. Craig Shakespeare became ...


Wenger's Arsenal future 'not sorted completely'

Sanchez , who should be fit for the visit of City on Sunday after playing twice for Chile during the worldwide break, has yet to agree a new deal at Arsenal d...


Knee injury rules Funes Mori out for season

The Liverpool Echo claim that Funes Mori is now a doubt for Saturday's Merseyside derby, adding to the Toffees defensive woes following the broken leg sustain...


2nd Test: Shakib ton gives Bangladesh healthy lead against Sri Lanka

Tamim Iqbal top scored with 82, his 22nd test half-century and shared 109 runs for the second wicket with Shabbir Rahman (41). Bangladesh ended the day 214-...


Watford 1-0 Sunderland

The Foxes are resurgent under Craig Shakespeare, while United are unbeaten in 18 Premier League games. By contrast, Sunderland have not even scored in the...


Westbrook, Thunder top Mavs 92-91 with 14-0 finishing run

Last Wednesday, Westbrook became the first player to record a triple-double while going ideal from the floor (6-for-6) and the free throw line (6-for-6), finish...


Wozniacki reaches her 1st Miami Open final, tops Pliskova

Federer kept his hopes alive to win his third career Miami Open title, and first since 2006. After world No.20 Zverev refused to yield in an enthralling secon...


Jusuf Nurkic Posts Career High Over Former Team Denver Nuggets

The Rockets ended up tying the game at 105 with 2:29 left, but the Blazers went on a 12-2 run to end the game and shoot the Rockets' comeback bid to smither...


Sam Boyd viable option for Raiders until new stadium is built

According to Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval, the new stadium will be a domed 65,000-seat facility that will cost $1.9 billion. PHOENIX NFL owners got plenty d...


Windies smash way back into T20 series

Samuels struck two sixes and five fours in an imperious knock but had precious little support, Kieron Pollard stumped as he charged Shadab who then bowled Rovma...


Brit Johanna Konta beats Wozniacki in Miami Open final

Analyzing the tournament in Florida, and in general the whole first part of the season, we can say that the final between the two tennis players is more than fa...


Liverpool could be slapped with a transfer ban

It is also possible that the ban would be suspended or probationary, with Liverpool allowed to continue operating as normal but with the threat of punishment in...


Lord Sugar sends message to Chelsea after Tottenham victory

The Tottenham boss praised the work rate of Janssen after the 2-1 win over Southampton with the Holland forward producing an energetic cameo off the bench. "Whe...


Without Anthony and Rose, Knicks top Heat 98-94

The Knicks rookie had 10 points and 12 rebounds while Whiteside finished with 17 points and 16 rebounds. The Heat's defense, not almost sharp enough, couldn't...


Winless Johnson, Hamlin look for turnaround at Martinsville

He admitted Friday that Martinsville wasn't his best track even though he finished third in the spring a year ago. "But we haven't really hit the heart of the s...


Lukaku, Howe win monthly Premier League awards

His impressive form has caused speculation over his future with the likes of Manchester United and former club Chelsea showing an interest. Morata has been de...


£42.5m star set to return, Spanish global out against Man City

Then, 84 per cent felt he was the right man to boss the club. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has laughed off claims Alexis Sanchez is set for a summer move acr...


David de Gea in line for pay rise?

His contract with the club expires at the end of next season. With this in mind, the wily Portuguese is already busy identifying potential replacements, and i...


China to host National Hockey League exhibition games in run-up to 2022 Winter Olympics

The Kings and Canucks will face off September 21 at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai and then again September 23 at LeSports Center in Beijing , a pair of e...


Tiger Woods will miss the Masters for 2nd straight year

I'm trying. I'm trying everything I can do to be able to get back and play. "I'm especially upset because it's a special anniversary for me that's filled with a...


PV Sindhu downs Saina Nehwal to reach Indian Open semis

Third seed Viktor Axelson won today's opening quarter-final 19-21, 21-14, 21-16 against Taiwan's Tzu Wei Wang after a 61 minute struggle. She will now meet Wo...


Florida coach apologizes to Auburn player after shove

Walton turned around and the two exchanged words. It's hard to say who's in the wrong there without knowing whether either move was intentional. The inciden...


Brazil become first team to qualify for 2018 World Cup

It was head coach Tite's eighth consecutive win in qualifying - a continental record - and his ninth in nine games in charge overall. The result against Parag...


Veganism Used As Latest Excuse Why Colin Kaepernick Remains Unsigned

But former 49ers coach Kelly has refuted claims that Kaepernick's actions had been a distraction for the team. Kaepernick's silent protest was meant to raise ...


Netherlands sack Blind after Bulgaria loss

In the battle for top spot in Group A, France are on 10 points after three wins and a draw, putting them three clear of the Netherlands and Sweden going into ...


Philadelphia Phillies' Brock Stassi Tears Up After Making Opening Day Roster

He'll back up Tommy Joseph at first base, possibly help out in the outfield and provide a left-handed bat on the bench. The 33rd round draft pick was overco...