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by | March 19, 2018 | 00:53

Paul, Minnesota. If the No. 2-seeded Pioneers (22-9-8) get past the Nittany Lions (18-14-5) they will face No. 1 Ohio State (24-9-5) or No. 4 Princeton (19-12-4) for the regional championship and third consecutive trip to the Frozen Four.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:44

And then I just started saying whatever came into my mind first, which is why I think I kept, like, stopping halfway through my sentences, because I just remembered something else I had to say. "In one moment you just catch yourself, like, you're in night session, all crowd, you're playing against a legend, and you are in the third set, for example".

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:21

He's in a more complicated period, yes. "And I decide Luke because at least Antonio defensively was capable of some good positionings like in one of their more unsafe movements in the second-half where Locadia made a diagonal run inside behind Eric Bailly, and Antonio is still capable like this".

by | March 18, 2018 | 22:16

Mohamed Salah struck four times in rampant Liverpool's 5-0 thrashing of Watford that lifted them back into third spot in the English Premier League on Sunday morning (Singapore time). "He's a special player; he is special to watch and I think we on the pitch enjoy it as much as the fans do". Former England striker and Match of the Day presenter Gary Lineker: Seems insane to say that a £37.5m signing is an absolute bargain, but how much would Mo Salah cost now? "We had to cope and ...

by | March 18, 2018 | 22:02

Goals from Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg and Cedric Soares helped the Saints overcome League One Wigan in their FA Cup quarter-final at DW Stadium, Hughes' men improving dramatically in the second half to turn the game in their favour. Perhaps Wigan were expecting a header, for when the Danish midfielder met the corner with a first-time shot neither Dan Burn nor Walton on the line could keep it out.

by | March 18, 2018 | 21:55

Stenson is up one stroke on Bryson DeChambeau after shooting a 71 Saturday to bring his score to 12 under for the tournament. Henrik Stenson and Bryson DeChambeau, who began the day jointly in the lead, maintained their challenge, but the threats to them were obvious as McIlroy , Justin Rose and several others surged to nearly join them.

by | March 18, 2018 | 21:36

Del Potro is back in the final for the first time in five years, having lost to Rafael Nadal in 2013 after beating Novak Djokovic in the semis. The 2009 US Open victor, however, faces a daunting task against defending champion and world number one Federer, who improved to 17-0 for the year after rallying past Borna Coric.

by | March 18, 2018 | 21:30

Losail is situated in the middle of the Qatar desert; the circuit is surrounded by acres of artificial grass, but the prevailing wind still blows fine sand onto the track, causing unpredictable grip off the racing line and at the same time making the surface extremely abrasive for tyres.

by | March 18, 2018 | 21:04

Mourinho was heavily criticised for his cautious approach in losing 2-1 to the Spaniards at Old Trafford, provoking a lengthy 12-minute rant at his pre-match press conference on Friday defending his record since joining United in 2016. Mourinho made Lukaku the second most expensive player in the club's history when he paid Everton £75million for him. England full-back Luke Shaw was the one player named by Mourinho as having failed to follow his game plan and was, accordingly, substituted ...

by | March 18, 2018 | 20:58

Things could have been different if Wenger had got his way, with the Arsenal manager trying to persuade Sanchez to stay by saying he was his best player. "No Chilean had played here". "But I wanted to keep growing because it is hard to come to Manchester United ". 'They (United) signed Alexis Sanchez and it looks like they have got his twin brother, ' Shearer wrote in his column for Coral .

by | March 18, 2018 | 20:56

Athletic, meanwhile, have not won at the Camp Nou in any competition since November 2001 - a run of 21 games. The Argentina forward, fresh from his two goals in the midweek Champions League win over Chelsea, danced his way into the area before laying the ball off to Jordi Alba.

by | March 18, 2018 | 20:44

Skipper Rohit Sharma's (56 off 42 balls) dismissal set India's inexperienced middle-order in panic mode and Vijay Shankar's four dot balls off the 18th over by Mustafizur Rahaman made it very hard for India . For India , Yuzvendra Chahal was the pick the bowlers as he scalped 3/18 in his quota of four overs. Needing 69 runs in 40 balls, it was all on new two new batsmen Pandey and Vijay Shankar (17).

by | March 18, 2018 | 20:01

The main-event fixture between Fabricio Werdum and Alexander Volkov was a weirdly playful bout in which the Brazilian's theatrical side was in full effect. As round two ended, a bloodied Volkov was defending a kimura attempt from Werdum. Sobotta is a finisher and Edwards is a very patient fighter. Scoff all you want, but this is a critical fight in the light heavyweight division .

by | March 18, 2018 | 16:44

The Egyptian then attempted to set up substitute Danny Ings with a perfectly-weighted pass around the corner, however the ball fell back in Salah's path who turned home the rebound after Karnezis had denied the striker a first goal since 2015.

by | March 18, 2018 | 16:30

The University of Maryland-Baltimore County became the first #16 seed in history to beat a #1 seed in the NCAA men's basketball tournament , upsetting Virginia 74-54 Friday night. If "crazy happened" with a No. 16 seed beating a No. 1 seed, they would give away free lunch combos on Monday, April 2. Long live free pizza and glorious March Madness upsets.

by | March 18, 2018 | 13:01

Antonio Conte's side are out of Europe after a 3-0 loss at Camp Nou which began with Messi opening the scoring in the third minute. Messi made sure of the victory when he received a pass from Suarez and sped around a group of three defenders before humbling Courtois with a second strike between the legs.

by | March 18, 2018 | 12:31

Palace started the encounter with impressive energy and they might have taken an early lead when Milivojevic bent his free kick just beyond Jonas Lossl 's goal. "All four are definitely available and I have to pick what I think is the best starting 11 from this group - something I haven't been able to do for a long period of time".

by | March 18, 2018 | 12:03

Florida is looking to advance to the Sweet 16 for the second consecutive year, while Texas Tech is seeking its first Sweet 16 appearance since 2005, and its third in the current tournament format. Then the Raiders applied the lid to the basket and points were hard earned at both ends of the floor the rest of the half. But the Gators fought right back with a mini run of their own to retake the lead at 43-40.

by | March 18, 2018 | 11:47

With just four seconds remaining, Houston went to the line up 63-61, but Devin Davis missed both free throws. Jordan Poole had zero second half points when he pulled up right before the buzzer, but it wasn't a situation that the freshman was uncomfortable with.

by | March 18, 2018 | 11:32

We're experienced. They're inexperienced. What's next: Buffalo (28-5) faces No. 3 seed Florida State (26-6) in the second round on Monday in Tallahassee, Florida. "We endured a lot from the beginning", Arizona point guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright said. We're going to put five people on the floor. Every couple of years during the tournament comes a story which seems nearly fictional - like a fairytale, and this season , the leading characters are coming from Buffalo .

by | March 18, 2018 | 08:48

The University of CT women's basketball team crushed Saint Francis on Saturday in a 140-52 victory during the first round of the 2018 NCAA tournament. But it allowed St. Francis to do what it does. The Huskies shot 64.8 percent (59 of 91) overall and 42.1 percent (8 of 19) from 3-point range while also piling up 38 assists, 12 steals and four blocks.

by | March 18, 2018 | 07:26

There has been a connection ever since, which is why it is more than an interesting coincidence to see the Rhode Island team coach by Danny bracketed against Coach K's Duke Blue Devils in the second round of the 2018 tournament for a Saturday 2:40 p.m.

by | March 18, 2018 | 07:29

But this time his anger was firmly directed at the majority of his players . Both came from fine headers as Romelu Lukaku opened the scoring from a cross in the 37th minute, before Nemanja Matic converted a free-kick late on to secure victory and a place in the last four.

by | March 18, 2018 | 06:34

Lukaku would later prove decisive but he turned Antonio Valencia's cross wide as United made a low-tempo start. Brighton almost took the lead on 31 minutes but goalkeeper Sergio Romero was well placed to keep out Lewis Dunk's header.

by | March 18, 2018 | 05:24

The Jayhawks scored at will, and turned that 10-point deficit into a 16-point win. If Kansas starts this game as horribly as they did against the Quakers, their deficit will be much larger than 10. Delgado was so effective that Self gambled by putting 'Doke right back in the game. "We know it's do-or-die for everybody". Carrington kept pouring in shots for Seton Hall, but the Jayhawks kept making foul shots to seal the win.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:25

However, confusion over whether Werdum grabbed his opponent's gloves saw the action stood back up on one blown attempt by the Brazilian. Werdum went on the offensive, but exhausted, there was little behind his punches. Normally that would be the end against Werdum, but Volkov found a way to slip out of it and avoid damage. Werdum starts things off by teasing the jumping kick but doesn't throw.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:03

The same story says that Chelsea FC are considering a move for the 27-year-old midfielder due to the uncertainty surrounding Cesc Fabregas , Tiemoue Bakayoko and David Luiz's futures at the club. Wales star Ramsey has been linked with a move to Chelsea in the last 24 hours. Ramsey's current deal is worth £110,000 per week and it is understood he wants a significant improvement on those terms, especially after seeing the club hand Mesut Ozil a staggering £300,000-a-week contract.

by | March 18, 2018 | 00:15

Russian Daria Kasatkina toppled her third top-10 player in a row Friday to reach the WTA Indian Wells final, shocking world number eight Venus Williams 4-6, 6-4, 7-5. "You don't get used to losses, ever". Kasatkina claimed her tenth top 10 win thanks to 33 winners to 49 and just 35 errors to Williams' 63. Asked if she was exhausted, Williams said, "She just played better at the end".

by | March 17, 2018 | 22:40

Speaking to Sky Sports , Gunners legend Merson said: "I don't see how Swansea win this game - their priority is staying in the Premier League". "What is important is that everyone is available to play and the team is not affected by the names".

by | March 17, 2018 | 22:41

Jones apologised for his comments this evening and admitted his choice of words was inexcusable, saying he was "very sorry". Ireland have already been crowned 2018 Six Nations champions but must beat England at Twickenham to secure the Grand Slam .

by | March 17, 2018 | 22:42

It's been reported that former National Basketball Association player Glen "Big Baby" Davis was arrested last month in Maryland on drug possession and distribution charges. According to a police report and court records obtained by WMAR's Brian Kuebler , the owner knocked on Davis' door but someone inside the room told the owner to "f*** off".

by | March 17, 2018 | 22:37

James Tomkins sent the Eagles ahead after 23 minutes before Luka Milivojević sealed the win from the penalty spot in the 68th minute. Huddersfield is three points clear of Southampton, which dropped into the relegation zone. Since he took charge of the Baggies at the end of November they've won just one Premier League match and they've lost six of eight Premier League away games.

by | March 17, 2018 | 22:22

The Egypt star may have been nullified by United's Ashley Young at Old Trafford last time out, but the real Salah was back with a point to prove and he made it in emphatic fashion, moving on to 36 Liverpool goals and setting up Roberto Firmino's stunning second-half effort.

by | March 17, 2018 | 21:17

She is the lone Indian shutller remaining in the women's singles category . PV Sindhu beat Nozomi Okuhara 20-22, 21-18, 21-18 in the quarter-final of All England Championships and enter the semis. Sindhu then closed out the net and sent Okuhara to the corners with her acute returns to reel off four points to level par. The second game was a very close and tight contest but Akane maintained a slender lead at 9-7 and then 11-9 at the break.

by | March 17, 2018 | 20:48

Part of 2010 World T20 title-winning team, Pietersen's England career ended in 2014 when England and Wales Cricket Board made a decision to sack him controversially. I hope you can respect my decision and my family's decision not to travel. In IPL, Pietersen played for Delhi Daredevils and Royal Challengers Bangalore and delighted fans with his style and flamboyance.