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by | February 20, 2018 | 21:37

New world number one Roger Federer delivered another polished performance to beat Andreas Seppi 6-3, 7-6 (3) in the semi-final of the ABN AMRO World Tournament in Rotterdam on Saturday. If I play well, good things will happen. In between it was a battle, it was nerve-wracking getting back to number one. The Swiss legend, who also became the oldest No 1 in the history of the ATP Tour, has accumulated every trophy there is to win in tennis.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:19

The NBA All-Star Game is one of the league's marquee regular-season events, where the best players' skills are showcased on one stage in front millions of viewers. Jimmy Butler of Team Stephen arrives before the game against Team Lebron during the NBA All-Star Game as a part of 2018 NBA All-Star Weekend at STAPLES Center on February 18, 2018 in Los Angeles , California.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:09

As a result Bayern have opted to sell tickets in the away sections to home supporters, and are hopeful the game could still be a sell out. Bayern Munich's James Rodriguez believes that the club should aim for a treble: Winning the league, domestic cup and the Champions League trophies.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:10

England won the sixth T20 worldwide tri-series by two runs against New Zealand but failed to qualify for the final as it needed to win by at least 20 runs. But though New Zealand clinched its place in the final when it edged past 175, it wasn't able to complete a winning run chase. "174 was the target we were trying to defend".

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:05

It was only yesterday that Sonam Kapoor's entire khandaan including her sister Rhea Kapoor , brother Harshvardhan Kapoor, cousin Arjun Kapoor , Boney Kapoor and Sridevi with daughter Khushi were spotted at the Mumbai airport. "Soft colours with the happiest vibe makes her the very cool". The rumours of Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja's impending wedding have been doing the rounds for quite some time, and latest reports suggest that there might just be more truth to this than we know.

by | February 20, 2018 | 21:06

Asked why the Perth club seemed capable of nullifying his side while struggling in the bottom six, Rodgers added: There's a question there for Tommy's players. The Hoops meanwhile slipped to their fifth home draw of the season with a goalless stalemate against St Johnstone. 'Kieran has played almost two seasons in one and I have to take the opportunities to give him a breather.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:48

The only way to really change perceptions, break down homophobia, break down barriers is through representation and that's definitely not something I had as a kid". "I think it's positive, I think it's great exposure, a great thing for our community, but I also partly think, 'what's the big deal?'" "A kiss from his boyfriend from the bottom of the slope and a wave of rainbow flags at the bottom! Being here now, out and proud and living my life authentically, I'm walking away more fulfilled ...

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:25

While many believed Staley is most deserving of the spot due to his background in the organization and his work with the team's running backs over the years, it looks like Pederson is going in the other direction. The man called the now infamous "Philly Special" pass from tight end Trey Burton to quarterback Nick Foles on fourth down in the Super Bowl for gods sake.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:30

On the season, Oklahoma basketball yields 87.5 points, 39.3 rebounds and 15.7 assists per game. Since then, Young has hit a slump of sorts and the Sooners have paid for it dearly, losing five in a row and eight of their last 10. Oklahoma has not gone 2-0 against KU in the regular season since 1989. In his first nine appearances, he had a combined stat line of 22 minutes, five points, seven rebounds, one block, six turnovers and eight personal fouls.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:20

Students- dubbed dancers- aren't allowed to sleep or even sit for the entire event. Proceeds go directly to The Four Diamonds Fund, a charity devoted to defeating pediatric cancer through research and patient care at the Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:21

It's just not true. Butler has denied the reports that say he missed curfew, but other than that, not much more has been reported on the matter, but the fact we know so little after the season has finished suggests that there is more behind this issue that meets the eye.

by | February 20, 2018 | 20:15

Pitching coach Gary Henderson has assumed Cannizaro's duties for the remainder of the season. "Earlier this morning, I accepted Andy Cannizaro's resignation as the head baseball coach at Mississippi State", Cohen said . The Bulldogs in his lone season as coach won 40 games and reached the Super Regional round of the NCAA tournament and lost to LSU. After his professional playing days ended, the former Tulane All-American served as a baseball scout with the Yankees.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:48

It's worth noting that Peterson, Jordan and Kupchak are all former North Carolina Tar Heels. The Charlotte Hornets must consider diving into a rebuild, but current general manager Rich Cho might not be there to help the franchise navigate a challenging time.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:44

As we previously reported, the allegations made headlines back in 2015 when self-described madam Katina Powell claimed U of L staff paid her more than $10,000 for dances and sex services from her stable of escorts. UofL Interim President Greg Postel spoke at a news conference at noon in Louisville to announce the decision. Postel said it's "theoretically" possible that the school could take legal action but said no conversations about that have taken place.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:23

Justin Kripps celebrates his gold medal in the men's two-man bobsleigh at the Pyeongchang Olympics on February 19. Kripps's teammates, Nick Poloniato and Jesse Lumsden, finished seventh while Christopher Spring and Lascelles Brown were 10th.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:21

They had been in litigation for the last one year or so. After the firing incident, Lahore High Court Chief Justice Muhammad Yawar Ali summoned a security meeting, seeking a report from IG Punjab and CCPO Lahore on the incident. In the first week of February an under-trial prisoner facing murder charges and a policeman were shot dead by the complainant of the case in the session court.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:05

Mourinho admitted (via Sky Sports ) that while Valencia, Herrera and Rashford are likely to be fit for the clash at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan, he is set to be without four others while Pogba remains a doubt. Mourinho described rumours of a breakdown in communication between he and Pogba as "big lies", but has not hid his criticism of the 24-year-old's form.

by | February 20, 2018 | 19:02

The protest plans circulated widely on social media on Saturday, signaling that the outcry for new gun legislation may not fade away as it has after other recent mass shootings . "Enough: National School Walkout " is being scheduled for 10 a.m. local time across the US on March 14. Hogg was among the students and teachers who criticized Florida's gun laws, questioning how individuals like Cruz are able to purchase semi-automatic weapons despite alerts to the Federal Bureau of ...

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:57

Japanese short track speedskater Kei Saito was found to have tested positive for a chemical used to mask the presence of banned drugs and became the first athlete to be the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics . The Russian delegation has suggested Krushelnitckii, who tested positive for the banned heart medication meldonium, did not take the drug knowingly.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:50

So if you guys have any questions about anything after 2018, you can call (agent) Scott (Boras) and he can answer you guys. But while there's certain to be boundless speculation throughout the year about Harper's desires, his short list, and everything else, there's one thing you shouldn't expect to see much of: Harper openly talking about his free agency.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:46

On Tuesday, it preceded a dazzling show in the Olympic finals as the 25-year-old picked up the torch left by the late Canadian star Sarah Burke and carried it into the future. I just had to switch things up and grab differently to make up for it. Sigourney, who's 28, came up in this sport when it was led by pioneer Sarah Burke, the Canadian who died tragically in a ski accident back in 2012.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:27

Another player Montella knows from Serie A is Paul Pogba, although it is not certain the former Juventus midfielder will even start in the last 16, first leg at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan amid reports of an uneasy relationship with his manager Jose Mourinho.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:27

USA's Maia and Alex Shibutani (or the "Shib Sibs") received the bronze. "I think we should be proud we were able to deliver a strong performance with that happening", she said at the conference. "It's just not at all what we expected in this moment". But she won praise for powering through and completing the performance. Cizeron, 23, who took almost all the couple's questions from reporters after their skate, said it was frustrating to lose points over a costume malfunction.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:19

Ron Jaworski, who spent more than 15 years as a quarterback in the league, said Monday that he projects Mayfield to be "an outstanding NFL player", according to Dallas Morning News reporter Chuck Carlton. The 2017 Heisman Trophy victor is expected to be one of the first quarterbacks selected, and Bleacher Report's Matt Miller projected him to go No. 11 overall to the Miami Dolphins in his latest mock draft.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:19

Robert Johansson and his magnificent moustache anchored Norway to a stunning Olympic ski jumping gold in the men's team event Monday to deny Poland's Kamil Stoch a Pyeongchang double. The Canadians thought it would be their final Olympic performance, having made a decision to retire from competition. "The gold medal is the cherry on the cake", said an excited Virtue.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:18

Don't forget about college players, Granato said during a quiet moment at Mariucci Arena. Frankly, the young guys have been among few bright spots for Team USA. The speed of the game is considerably faster, but they don't look overwhelmed by it. If anything, they seem more up to the task than some of their older teammates, who have looked overmatched at times .

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:19

Trae Young is having a harder time producing his unimaginable numbers. Thanks to its comeback win on Saturday and Texas Tech's loss at Baylor , Kansas now is tied for first in the Big 12 Conference with four games to play in what has become a two-team race.

by | February 20, 2018 | 18:19

In January 2001, Carruth was convicted of conspiracy to commit murder and other charges, after he paid another man to shoot Cherica Adams on November 16, 1999. "He will never be raised by a stranger - someone he doesn't know and who tried to kill him". He also thanked the 60-year-old for the "unconditional care, compassion, love and support" she had given his son, Chancellor Lee Adams.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:58

It certainly sounds like something nearing a pitch clock to me. Let's break 'em down. This decision marks an update to the previous rule that restricted more than two mound visits to the same pitcher during an inning by a manager or coach.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:59

Just within the week, after Philadelphia goalie Brian Elliott was sidelined by a lower-body injury, the Wings had offered Mrazek to the Flyers and were rebuffed by Philly general manager Ron Hextall. Through 10 games in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, Mrazek has a record of 4-6 with a 1.88 GAA and.931 save percentage. Mrazek is in the final season of a two-year contract and can become a restricted free agent July 1.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:57

Though Ohio State managed to cut their deficit to three points with just under eight minutes remaining in regulation, MI responded with clutch shooting and free throws to seal the victory. “Teams are being really physical and crawling into his space and bodying him up on drives, ” Holtmann said. “Hes got to do a better job of adjusting to that.”.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:55

Purdue missed six straight shots and nine out of 10 at one point as Penn State raced out to a nine-point lead. He finished with 27 on 9-for-19 shooting and three of Purdue's seven 3s. One of the Big Ten's best rebounders was limited to just nine minutes. There has been debate throughout this season as to which Purdue player was the most important for the Boilermakers, but sophomore guard Carsen Edwards has demonstrated over the past four games that he is without question the most ...

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:26

But Dombrowski stayed patient, didn't bid against himself, and appears to have landed Martinez at a reasonable price. A source close to the situation informed FanRag Sports' Jon Heyman on Monday that outfielder J.D. He also doesn't have much to provide in the outfield, posting a awful -7.7 UZR previous year. After an offseason of apparent frustration with teams' negotiating tactics and the offers he was being presented with , J.D.

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:18

If the free-agent-to-be quarterback wants as much cash as possible, it appears the New York Jets are willing to give it to him. Cousins is likely to hit the open market after registering three consecutive 4,000-yard passing seasons with the Washington Redskins .

by | February 20, 2018 | 16:16

They had discussed those who didn't have them getting them this weekend if Dillon could put the iconic No. 3 auto into Victory Lane. "Who posted that?" Dillon asked, then someone from the No. " This one's for Dale Earnhardt Sr.", Dillon said on the track Sunday. I love you guys. Ryan Blaney (12), Matt DiBenedetto (32), Brendan Gaughan (62), Kurt Busch (41), Ricky Stenhouse Jr.