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Henley rallies to win Houston Open, earn trip to Masters

Henley rallies to win Houston Open, earn trip to Masters

With the forecast calling for thunderstorms to move into the Houston area around 3pm local time, officials moved the final round start times up, with groups of three making a split start on Sunday mor...

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Mississippi State, South Carolina Set To Square Off In Women's NCAA Championship

Staley, who won three Olympic gold medals with Team USA and was a six-time WNBA All-Star, built a program attractive enough to land elite recruits like Wilson, the No. Mississippi State had all the mo...

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Let's rally behind the Zags in the Final Four

Let's rally behind the Zags in the Final Four

Xavier on Saturday, the Bulldogs became the first team from the West Coast to make it to the Final Four since 2008. OR lost one of its best players to an injury just before the NCAA Tournament, ha...

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Federer eliminates Spain's Bautista in Miami Open

I do feel that I have improved. Obviously, it's a little bit better for him, but at the same time I'm happy with the way that I am playing, happy with the way that I started the year after a tough s...

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U.S. team rolls past Puerto Rico for World Baseball Classic title

Leyland, victor of 1,769 big-league games with four teams, settled in for a pre-title game media chat. One of the best things about the WBC is getting to see all the different baseball cultures. "Th...

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Lexi Thompson gets 4-stroke penalty, loses late major lead

Thompson is seen on video clearly placing her coin behind her ball on the green, picking up her ball to look at it quickly, then placing it back on the green not at the original spot where she had m...

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Dustin Johnson's Dominant Run Continues with Third Straight Win

Never trailing in any of his seven matches, Johnson was able to beat Jon Rahm yesterday to secure his fifth WGC title. But the world No 1 held his nerve to match Rahm's par at the last to seal a one...

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NCAA Championship a matchup for big men

NCAA Championship a matchup for big men

Consider these the X-factors that could help determine the game's outcome. GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP ) — For those who follow college basketball, the idea that Gonzaga is playing North Carolina for the n...

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Newcastle 2-1 Wigan: Matt Ritchie scores winning goal

He is back in training and could be considered for first-team duty. Benitez has stated that the global break has given a number of his Newcastle players that will carrying knocks the chance to rec...

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Lexi Thompson handed four-stroke penalty mid-round at ANA Inspiration

LPGA Tour rules official Sue Witters, who had informed a stunned Thompson of the penalty after the 12th, said she understood the outrage of fans but insisted no other option was available. Veteran Lex...

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Wenger praises Arsenal fans as end of an era looms

Wenger praises Arsenal fans as end of an era looms

Leroy Sane and Sergio Aguero twice fired City into the lead in the first half, but Arsenal equalised through Theo Walcott before Shkodran Mustafi's header after the break ensured the points were sh...

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Miami Open: Sania Mirza-BarboraStrycova stunned by newcomers in the final

Miami Open: Sania Mirza-BarboraStrycova stunned by newcomers in the final

Down a break to start the match, Dabrowski and Xu took eight of the next nine games to lead by a set and 4-1. Sania and Barbora Strycova made a strong comeback to clinch the match. Mirza and Strycov...

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It's the biggest win ever for the USA women's hockey team

Hockey come to an amenable conclusion. "We stand with the courageous U.S. Women's National Hockey Team". If you want to understand just how important Title IX has been in our culture - and specifi...

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Arsene Wenger interprets reports of Alexis Sanchez joining Chelsea

There is only one team in London, so he is happy! While Sanchez has found himself on the bench at times this season, the club's top scorer in 2016/17 remains as important as ever for Arsenal and man...

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Kohli, Jadeja, Umesh out for two weeks

Kohli, Jadeja, Umesh out for two weeks

Ashwin has featured in all the 13 home Tests this season and bowled a staggering 738.2 overs, taking remarkable 82 wickets in the process - highest by any Indian bowler in a season. Kolkata Knight Ri...

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It's An All-SEC National Title Tilt With Bulldogs, Gamecocks On Sunday

William, a junior, transformed from under-recruited high school prospect to above-average SEC starting point guard in her first two seasons with MSU. Much of the deficit Friday night resulted from int...

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Mauricio Pochettino retaining hope as Tottenham win and Chelsea lose

But injuries marred the win for Spurs as Victor Wanyama and Harry Winks both had to be replaced shortly before half-time. It is always hard in the first game after worldwide duty, all the players ar...

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LEADING OFF: 3 games on opening day, capped by Cubs-Cards

Someone asked past year who I was rooting for in the World Series . "I didn't really see anybody get overamped or whatever you want to call it". I mean that in a really good way. That team is absolut...

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Sung Kang leads Rickie Fowler by 3 at Houston Open

Sung Kang leads Rickie Fowler by 3 at Houston Open

Even a bogey at the final hole could not spoil the day as Kang failed to find a birdie on the back nine. The 22-year-old Thompson's victory here in 2014 is her only previous major title, and the Ame...

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USA Hockey reaches agreement with women's players, avoids boycott

USA Hockey reaches agreement with women's players, avoids boycott

Unions for the Major League Baseball players and National Hockey League players spoke out on their behalf, along with 14 U.S. Senators and their arch-rivals on the ice, Team Canada. "While USA Hockey ...

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Kevin Durant On Track For Playoff Return

Kevin Durant On Track For Playoff Return

After trailing for most of the game, the Warriors ripped off a massive run in the fourth quarter the seize control and ultimately get the win. Curry, though, countered with a triple of his own to brin...

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Lovren in line for Liverpool renewal

Lovren in line for Liverpool renewal

We have so many players. "I desperately want him to become the best player that he can be, the best player in the Premier League, but it's concentration (the issue)". "He was playing like he has playe...

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Hope for Spurs as Dier breaks Burnley resistance

But Wilfried Zaha and Christian Benteke scored within two minutes of each other as Crystal Palace led 2-1 after just 11 minutes. The opening goal would eventually come, and it came the way of Spurs ...

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Butler, Kentucky-UCLA headline Sweet 16 showdowns Friday

Fox, who finished with 39 points on 13-of-20 shooting, more than proved his chops as one of the best prospects in the country primed to make a splash in the National Basketball Association. "That'...

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Zverev ousts top seed Wawrinka in Miami

Zverev ousts top seed Wawrinka in Miami

After world No.20 Zverev refused to yield in an enthralling second-set tiebreak, Kyrgios rallied to break serve in the sixth game of the third set before taking victory in two-and-a-half hours. Little...

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Kang leads Houston Open golf by three

A bogey at the last did nothing to dampen his spirits as he secured his third Tour win after struggling in 2016. The third victory of Henley's career, and his first since 2014, earned him the final ...

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Roger Federer's stunning win at Miami Semi-finals

Nadal said: "I'm going to keep trying hard, and hopefully I won't have to wait three more years to be in this position fighting again for a title". Since returning from his six month injury lay-off,...

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Arsenal passed mental test, says Wenger

But instead second-bottom Middlesbrough remain five points adrift of 17th-placed Swansea. Also, in the last twenty games, the Manchester City had seven-game winning over Arsenal . Arsenal fans stage...

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The Undertaker bids an emotional farewell at WrestleMania

But Roman didn't seem phased as he stood at the top of the ramp, cocked his fist, and then punched the ground as pyro exploded all the way down the entrance ramp. Undertaker followed up with the Last ...

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Medvedeva leads figure skating worlds after short program

Medvedeva leads figure skating worlds after short program

She revealed that her preparations leading up to the World Championships had not been ideal, as she was ill after the Asian Winter Games, and it forced her out of training for nearly two weeks. At l...

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South Carolina hang on for women's collegiate crown

Junior guard Allisha Gray added 18 points and 10 rebounds for SC. In the last game against Mississippi State, she was stymied by Mississippi State's size, particularly 6-7 Teaira McCowan, for three ...

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Rooney confirms WrestleMania cameo and WWE summer move

Summer Rae and Paige have been missing with injuries, while Alicia Fox has spent her time as a valet for Cedric Alexander and Noam Dar, which is still more than can be said about Emma, aka Emmalina....

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Sizzling second half shooting helps SC upset Duke

Sizzling second half shooting helps SC upset Duke

With Oregon's season on the brink of an early NCAA Tournament exit, Brooks found his shooting stroke as he typically does and scored 19 points despite a 7-for-20 shooting day. The Blue Devils gave the...

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Federer creates history at 35; wins BNP Paribas Open

At 35, Federer is the oldest ATP player to win one of the elite Master's titles, supplanting Andre Agassi who was 34 when he won in Cincinnati in 2004. Federer thinks this is still too early to as...

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Cubs, Cardinals fans getting used to new normal for rivalry

Louis since he signed an $82.5 million, five-year contract during free agency. "Obviously, the last game I played was with them", Fowler said. "It is the beginning of the year, it is baseball again"...

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