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Rafael Nadal overcomes Leonardo Mayer in straight sets to reach third round

The world number one was not as dominant as in his first-round win over Victor Estrella Burgos but that had a lot to do with the performance of Argentinian Maye...


Elgar chuffed Titans mate Ngidi could catch India's big fish

Now it will be hard to achieve the target of 287 runs. Indeed, Sehwag, who is famous for his amusing tweet, has a quote clipping of the movie "Lagaan", he has q...


Chelsea arrange friendly to get Ross Barkley up to speed

He's showing that in every game I make this decision, like against Everton and Bournemouth. "[Hudson-Odoi] is a player with good potential and I think he ne...


Paul Pierce | Celtics feel guilty about Isaiah Thomas trade

The Celtics were planning on playing a tribute video for Thomas before the game vs. the Cavs on the same night as Pierce's jersey retirement because it'd be the...


If Vikings win Sunday, they will play NFC championship game at Philadelphia

We had obviously a few negative runs ... Either the Vikings or the Eagles will be playing in Super Bowl XLII. They told Pederson and he quickly agreed. B...


Luke Maye picks up a souvenir in UNC's win over Clemson

Make it 59 consecutive wins over Clemson in Chapel Hill for the 15-ranked Tar Heels, who almost let a 15-point halftime lead slip away before closing out th...


Former Boston Celtics great Jo Jo White dead at 71

White averaged 18.4 points and 5.1 assists per game in 10 seasons with the Celtics, beginning in the 1969-70 campaign. White played at KU in the late 1960s, e...


Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski found dead in his apartment

Hilinski, who made his first and only college start against Michigan State in the Holiday Bowl on December 28, was found in his unit at Aspen Village Apartments...


Eagles make winning play at the end

However, once he settled down, he showed why many Eagles fans believe he can lead them to the promise land. The win was the Falcons sixth in their past eigh...


Jaguars outlast Steelers to advance to AFC title game

The Jags took exception to the Steelers talking about facing the Patriots instead of them, and used it as motivation in a 45-42 victory Sunday. Pittsburg...


No ODI status for some fixtures in the World Cup qualifiers

Ireland's unknown opponents will be the winners of the ICC World Cricket League Division Two. Teams such as West Indies, Zimbabwe , Afghanistan and Irelan...


Australian Open: Djokovic marks winning return Down Under

Losing patience with the media reporters, Novak stated, "Listen, I know you guys are trying to take this forward several steps". "I love what I do". "I didn't...


Ex-Tiger Curtis Granderson back in AL after signing with Jays

Granderson had been mentioned as a possible acquisition by the Blue Jays at the last two trade deadlines. In the grand scheme of things, Granderson represents...


Jamarye Joiner affirms commitment to Arizona after Sumlin hiring

Sumlin signed to a five-year, $14.5 million contact with Arizona earlier this week, according to Sports Illustrated's Bruce Feldman. Kevin Sumlin became ava...


Leicester through as VAR gives first goal in England

Video replays showed former Manchester City striker Iheanacho was level with Fleetwood defender Nathan Pond's back foot before the Nigeria worldwide raced clear...


Alligator bites python while tangled on golf course in Florida

All these golfers wanted to do was play the 10th hole at the Golf Club at Fiddler's Creek in Naples, Fla. So that's what everyone was taking pictures of that's ...


Nigeria summons representative of United States ambassador over Trump comments

The President insisted to reporters, "I am not a racist . I'm the least racist person you will ever interview ", as he was entering Trump International Go...


Roethlisberger Wants to Play 3 More Seasons

I would love to quarterback sneak". "I'm excited to come back next year". His contract expired at the end of the season and no one would be shocked if the team ...


Packers once again without a player on PFWA's All-Rookie team

Agnew played in just 13 of the 16 games, as he was limited by an ankle injury during the middle part of the season. The University of Tennessee stand-out rack...


Detroit Lions expected to hire Matt Patricia as head coach, per report

It looks like the New England Patriots will be searching for two new coordinators when the 2017 National Football League season ends. Patricia, 43, meanwhil...