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by | March 08, 2018 | 10:33

Ace perimeter defender Kenny Williams can't recall a time he hasn't been playing the lane when the ball is just one pass away from his man. The aggressive halfcourt man-to-man defense Williams had been running for his entire career just wasn't working for this group of Tar Heels and it was time to scrap the famed "22" defense he learned from his mentor, Coach Dean Smith.

by | March 08, 2018 | 10:01

The two sides are in open dispute as to what fuelled the stairwell encounter, captured on Kingsmead's CCTV and leaked to the media before the fifth and final day of the match, which Australia won by 118 runs. "We play our best cricket when we're aggressive, we're in the fight together, we're hunting as a pack", Smith said. "If you believe in something, you are going to have to fight for it, and I wasn't going to stand down because we needed someone out there to speak about it".

by | March 08, 2018 | 09:52

Tiger Woods: Another encouraging performance saw Tiger in contention at the windy Honda Classic, finishing solo 12th and committing to both his Valspar debut and the Arnold Palmer Invitational next week. "He was top 5-ing just for fun". But the in-form Smith is confident of securing a second career Masters berth, having recorded nine top 20s from his past 10 starts worldwide, including a tie for sixth in Los Angeles recently.

by | March 08, 2018 | 09:40

Madrid joined Liverpool in the last eight on Tuesday by overcoming the well-fancied Paris Saint-Germain 5-2 on aggregate. We don't mind. A top Spanish club? Manchester United and Chelsea have the second leg of their last-16 ties next week.

by | March 08, 2018 | 09:28

In January, van Marwijk replaced Ange Postecoglou, who quit as head coach last November shortly after Australia qualified for Russian Federation. The current Sydney FC coach will replace Bert van Marwijk and take charge of the national team after the 2018 World Cup in Russia after agreeing to a deal with Football Federation Australia.

by | March 08, 2018 | 06:41

It is the same not only in winter testing but before when testing was free we would test in between races like before Monaco and Canada - going to Paul Ricard and doing 20 laps a day and there was no coverage. Kimi Raikkonen was due to carry out Ferrari Wednesday's running but was replaced by Vettel before the start of the day because he felt unwell. So I don't need the last day to be honest.

by | March 08, 2018 | 06:30

With a place in the quarter-finals 99% guaranteed, City will be looking to have a good match to keep the momentum going and complete the job as easily as they started it in Basel . He fizzes a cross to the back post and Gabriel Jesus is left with a simple tap-in. While on the other hand - smaller clubs than Man City have beaten Basel easily.

by | March 08, 2018 | 06:01

Para skiers Nino Sabashvili and Temur Dadiani, the first athletes to represent the country at the event, departed for the tournament on Monday. According to the news agency Yonhap, the chairman of the central committee of the North Korean Federation for the Protection of the Disabled expressed warm greetings to South Korea and to all the athletes.

by | March 08, 2018 | 05:39

Cleveland is in a unique position with both the first and fourth picks in the draft . "He's got the body type you want for a defensive end ... played a little too high (in the run game), you can see his length and edge talent in the pass game".

by | March 08, 2018 | 05:31

Wenger's side are now sixth in the table on 45 points, 13 points behind Tottenham in fourth. Eighty-eight per cent of Arsenal Supporters Trust (AST) members who responded to a survey say they do not support Arsene Wenger remaining in charge of the club beyond the end of the season.

by | March 08, 2018 | 05:00

Williams fans are very excited about her return to tennis! But right now, I want tennis as well. "It's definitely not easy". "It's definitely better than I could have ever imagined", Williams said. But there are challenges to being a working mother and having an equally ambitious life partner. She said: "Working motherhood is real". The record Serena really wants to take is Court's all-time tally of Slam singles titles - 24 - three of which came when she was already a mum.

by | March 08, 2018 | 04:29

The tournament of Nidahas Trophy has already started and the inaugural match in the tournament was hosted between Sri Lanka and India . The number 3 Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Perera was the player of the match from Sri Lanka side as he single-handedly took away the match from India's grip.

by | March 08, 2018 | 03:40

More than 58 percent of early voters were women, while Republican votes fell overall by 40 percent from 2016. "Congressman O'Rourke is a left-wing, liberal Democrat - he is running like Bernie Sanders across the state, and the voters of Texas will have a decision of what policies and values reflect their own values".

by | March 08, 2018 | 03:19

He will also be the fourth Indian to play in the Masters, after Jeev Milkha Singh, Arjun Atwal and Anirban Lahiri . "When I missed successive cuts in Qatar and Oman a few weeks ago, I told Gurbaaz that we can not afford any more mistakes", Sharma said.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:22

For the uninitiated, that translates to Bedlam III in the 2018 season series between No. 9 Oklahoma and Oklahoma State , the No. 8 seed. The latest win over the Knasas Jayhawks saw Kendall Smith lead the way with a season high 25. The Wildcats will face the Arizona State-Colorado victor in Thursday's quarterfinals as the only AP Top 25 team in the field. No. 23 Florida is the other ranked team in the SEC field.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:04

Liverpool will learn their next opponents a week on Friday and, with the draw free of geographical restrictions, they could face Premier League leaders Manchester City - with Manchester United and Chelsea also possible opponents if they can make it through their ties next week.

by | March 08, 2018 | 01:40

The Patriots had to make a decision on his future now because Bennett had a $2 million roster bonus that New England would have had to pay if he was still on the roster on March 14. Following his release, Bennett appeared in two games for the Patriots before being placed on injured reserve with hamstring and shoulder issues. Bennett also leaves no dead money against the cap.

by | March 08, 2018 | 01:16

The league was seeking more than $2 million in legal fees stemming from the federal court case with Elliott over his six-game suspension for violating the league's personal-conduct policy and Jones' opposition to commissioner Roger Goodell's contract extension.

by | March 07, 2018 | 23:54

Los Angeles gets the Giants' fourth-round and sixth-round picks in the 2018 draft. Could this deal with the Giants mean the Rams are more likely to keep Watkins? But he clear has what Gettleman said he was looking for at the position while in attendance at the NFL Combine.

by | March 07, 2018 | 23:34

When asked if Wenger was still an option for PSG, Laurens said: "No I don't think he's there anymore". "Focus on what you can do better and realise what you didn't do well and don't be too anxious about the consequences of a bad result". Wenger also confirmed Hector Bellerin has not travelled due to a knee injury while Nacho Monreal's back problem means he was also left in London. The north London side know that winning that Europa League this season is probably their best realistic hope ...

by | March 07, 2018 | 23:27

Fury recently lost his Ring Magazine title due to inactivity, but the British fighter is still recognised as the lineal champion in the division. The former world champion has been sparring with Australian Lucas Browne in Manchester and suggested that he received positive news this week about a long-awaited comeback fight.

by | March 07, 2018 | 23:23

Kevin Garnett weighed in on LeBron James' upcoming free agency Tuesday night during a segment on his popular Area 21 segment. This recruiting attempt comes after a Philadelphia-based company put up three billboards of their own last week creating buzz and speculation about James joining the 76ers.

by | March 07, 2018 | 23:23

Jurgen Klopp admits Newcastle United's formation made things hard for his side on Saturday - but says his side still produced a "perfect job". Whatever team Liverpool put out, they will probably still win. "So I am happy for all the people involved that we made that step". And indeed it might be, but the tie as a meaningful contest is already over, as Liverpool won 5-0 in the first leg.

by | March 07, 2018 | 23:15

Bennett, 32, has three years left on his current deal, and the trade saves the Seahawks $5.5 million. The Eagles have a rotation that will consist of Bennett, Graham, Barnett, Long, and possibly Steven Means at defensive end. Spending much of his career as one of the league's most underrated game-changers, Bennett is one of just 12 players with five-plus sacks in each of the last six seasons and one of just eight defensive lineman to make each of the last three Pro Bowls.

by | March 07, 2018 | 22:54

Missouri coach Cuonzo Martin met with the media Wednesday at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, the site of the tournament. Porter will not be in the starting lineup but is expected to come off the bench. Martin said Porter Jr. could play five different positions for the Tigers. His doctor gave him the okay to return to basketball in late February 2018.

by | March 07, 2018 | 22:20

Ben Te'o could return to the England XV against France. The loss to Scotland this time could have bigger ramifications, however. "I can't sleep because it annoys me losing a game [to Scotland] that we shouldn't have lost". England coach Eddie Jones would be on any shortlist for the Wallabies job if Michael Cheika fails to win the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan, according to Rugby Australia's (RA) high performance manager.

by | March 07, 2018 | 22:18

Wiggins said that he was "hurt" by comments made by former Team Sky coach and British Cycling technical director Shane Sutton . In his autobiography, released in 2012, Wiggins said he had never had injections apart from vaccinations.

by | March 07, 2018 | 22:11

Sherman's standing with the organization has become less stable as time has worn on that has headed further in that direction following his torn Achilles tendon that he suffered last November. It looks like the Seahawks have a plan to reshape their team entirely. He is entering the final year of his contract and if he is released the Seahawks would save $11 million against the salary cap.

by | March 07, 2018 | 21:56

Leonard resumed working out with the team at the Spurs facility on February 27, after spending three weeks in NY seeking further consultation on the quadriceps injury that has kept him out of the lineup for almost the entire season. Asked when he thinks he'll play again, Leonard said: "Soon". The Spurs kept Leonard on a minutes restriction and held him out of back-to-back games until Leonard sustained a strained left shoulder on January 5 against the Phoenix Suns .

by | March 07, 2018 | 21:01

Reacting to his wife's allegations, Shami took to Twitter to say that all news about his personal life that have been going on since Tuesday are "lies". He tortured me physically and mentally over and over again. "He has been torturing me, he tried everything to make leave him", Hasin Jahan told India Today.

by | March 07, 2018 | 21:02

However, the Indian board ignored former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the newly-introduced A+ category. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in a significant move today introduced an A plus category in the central contracts for which only five players were picked.

by | March 07, 2018 | 20:31

DD are yet to win the IPL title and Gambhir's appointment as captain could take them in that direction. Finally, Delhi Daredevils on Wednesday named Gautam Gambhir as their skipper for the 11th edition of Indian Premier League. It is the team that will win the tournament. "It's not about price tag as it's not in players' hand. It is also going to be great to work in unison with Ricky, an absolute champion himself", Gambhir added.

by | March 07, 2018 | 20:12

Tanker rates from the United States to Asia have also been rising recently, with the cost of shipping a tonne of oil from Houston to China TC-HOU-DLC assessed by Thomson Reuters at $29.01 on March 2, up from $18.44 at the start of February and $16.79 in late September past year.

by | March 07, 2018 | 20:05

The Lagonda Vision Concept also features level four autonomous driving, meaning the vehicle is capable of driving itself "in all routine circumstances and on all recognisable roads". And if they want to drive themselves, the auto will ensure that is a delightful and memorable experience too. The Lagonda Vision Concept is unlikely to make production in anything close to this form, but it serves as an indicator of the brand's future intentions.

by | March 07, 2018 | 20:01

When Hefner passed away in September, Metropoulos was free to pursue his renovation plans, which included combining the Playboy Mansion with a neighboring property that Metropoulos purchased in 2009, which increases the total footprint of the property to 7.3 acres.