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Tough Tommy: Armstrong leads No. 21 Nebraska

Armstrong, who spent the week going through the concussion protocol , played one of his best games in weeks and outperformed Minnesota's Mitch Leidner. "Losing that big was absolutely the biggest hurdle in my mind because I know Minnesota came in ...

India vs England, 2016: India favourite but England no pushover

After receiving a battering in the first Test, Cook's men put in the hard yards and dug deep to make a dream comeback. "These next six or seven weeks are not crucial for Cook, he is breaking records and he has four or five years left as a batsman, ...

Nico Rosberg quicker than Lewis Hamilton in final practice

Mercedes' Nico Rosberg is optimistic of winning the Brazilian GP despite finishing behind team-mate Lewis Hamilton during qualifying . This is the best that I could have hoped for really coming into Brazil, I think this is only my second pole he...

Toronto Blue Jays reportedly sign Cuban free agent Lourdes Gurriel Jr

Encarnacion, a free agent himself, is reportedly looking into multi-year deals with other teams. The Cuban native has spent the last 2 seasons with the Kansas City Royals, winning the World Series with them in 2015. The addition means re-signing E...

Here's What Happened During The Obama-Trump Meeting At The White House

Very unfair!" Trump tweeted. Obama , for his part, said, he was encouraged by "the interest in President-elect Trump's wanting to work with my team around numerous issues that this great country faces". Later, Trump's spokeswoman Hope Hicks...

Antoine Griezmann has just dropped a huge hint about joining Man United

The pair are now on worldwide duty together ahead of Friday's World Cup qualifier against Sweden at Stade de France . " I always ask Paul Pogba about Manchester United ", Griezmann told Sky Sports . With 65 goals in 120 appearances for Atleti...

Josh Hodgson backs England to end wait for Australia win

I watch television shows but when some rugby league comes on I turn it off. Bennett has repeatedly come under fire for the way he works with the media since arriving to take charge of England, with the situation escalating further last Saturday whe...

Blackhawks vs. Blues live stream

Pietrangelo tied the game with 2:11 left in the third on a drive from the point that squeezed past Crawford, who got a piece of the shot. "Tonight he made some unbelievable saves on the kill and one huge one in the third but he gives us the confidenc...

Moses is great surprise at the right-wing position - Conte

Chelsea have not conceded since Conte switched to a 3-4-3 formation and Luiz reckons striker Diego Costa should take some of the plaudits for their new-found solidity. I have got Cesar Azpilicueta there, the spare right-back, who is behind me, and h...

Arrogate upsets California Chrome to win BC Classic

The 33rd running of the Breeders' Cup Classic on Saturday was supposed to be the coronation of California Chrome, widely regarded as not only the best horse on the planet but also one of the most beloved. "I knew he was the one we had to beat, but I ...

Pelicans: Stephenson needs surgery to fix groin tear

Stephenson, 26, is in his seventh National Basketball Association season, spending four with the Indiana Pacers, one with the Charlotte Bobcats and splitting previous year with the Los Angeles Clippers and Memphis Grizzlies. The Pelicans plan to offi...

Arizona Cardinals, Seattle Seahawks settle for 6-6 tie

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll seemed stumped for a reason for his team's dominance in Arizona, pointing mostly to the large contingent of Seattle fans that usually attends, while noting he knows the Cardinals are "aware of it, as well". This is profe...

Songbird streak on line in Distaff

Songbird , previously unbeaten in 11 lifetime starts, had led the 1 1/8 mile race nearly the entire way but was pipped at the post after a breathtaking charge home by Beholder , who won the same event in 2013 as a 3-year-old filly. The bay colt has ...

Huskers ranked 10th in CFP rankings

Unbeaten Washington is fifth. Two teams inside the top 10 have two losses. " Texas A&M has played a stronger schedule at this point in time over Washington", said Texas Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt, the chairman of the selection committee...

Louisville looking for 4th straight win over Boston College

Louisville closed the scoring in the first half with a 26-yard field goal by Blanton Creque with six seconds to take a 38-0 lead into the break. Jackson ran for a 69-yard score on the game's third play and added rushing TDs of 13 and 53 yards in th...

Moving on: Indians pick up options on Francona, Santana

That was the case for the Cleveland Indians for the season just concluded on Wednesday. The only key players who might walk in free agency are veterans like Mike Napoli and Rajai Davis. The Cleveland Indians front office held its first press conferen...

Chicago Bulls Size Helping Overcome Other Weaknesses

Jeremy Lin scored 14 through three quarters and Brook Lopez added 13 in 22 minutes for the Nets (1-3) after sitting out Saturday's game in Milwaukee as a preplanned way to keep the 7-footer healthy throughout the season. The second quarter was bett...

Kasper Schmeichel to miss a month after breaking hand

Leicester keeper Kasper Schmeichel is set to be out for at least a month after he broke a bone in his hand against FC Copenhagen . A last gasp save from Denmark-born Kasper Schmeichel meant Leicester clung on for a 0-0 draw with Copenhagen in th...

West Indies defeat Pakistan to end winless streak

Shane Dorwich (60 not out, 87 balls, 7 fours, 1 six) also played his part wonderfully well after West Indies were struggling at 67/5 while chasing 153 to earn a consolation win in the three-match series. Winning two Tests was not as easy for Pakis...

Rosberg happy with second at Mexican GP

Over the next dozens laps, Lewis Hamilton strengthened his lead over Rosberg and looked to be a clear victor. Rosberg went on to finish second to keep his championship hopes in good form, but he came under intense pressure throughout the race fro...

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Murray says need to learn from US Open defeat to Nishikori

Murray was badly in need of inspiration and he was handed it via umpire Carlos Ramos who gave the 2016 runner-up a time violation while serving at 1-1 in the second set. "I think ...

Ronaldo attracting headlines after reports he might quit Madrid

It's an honour to play against the best teams in the world and that's what Mexico really needs. Ronaldo has 11 goals in five games with the national team this season, includi...

Shah rules out resumption of Indo-Pak bilateral cricket ties

BJP National President Amit Shah has said, India will be among the top prime countries in the world in 2022 when it is completing 75 years of Independence. If asked, I will say t...

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor agree to August fight

Conor McGregor's coach has called on Olympic champs Katie Taylor and Michael Conlan to join the undercard for the now-confirmed mega fight against Floyd Mayweather . As aforement...

Baltimore Orioles select DL Hall 21st Overall

On Monday, the Orioles selected high school left-handed pitcher DL Hall out of Valdosta High School (Ga.) with the 21st overall pick. Josh Keaton, of Colorado Springs, became t...

Kiwis beat British to reach America's Cup challenger finals

The victor will meet two-time defending champion Oracle Team USA in the 35th America's Cup match starting June 17. "The boys really dug deep". " We will be back next time an...

Qatar soccer team face punishment over emir T-shirts

If Qatar does not win its next matches against a weak China and Syria, it will become the first host nation not to have qualified for a World Cup before hosting one. Japan coach ...

Zidane revels in 'historic' Real Madrid Champions League win

Real Madrid star Gareth Bale insists he is happy at the European champions and has no plans to leave despite speculation over his future. "I'm happy, I'm incredibly satisfied". "W...

Lakers Will Hold Workouts With Lonzo Ball, Markelle Fultz

The Lakers have insisted they have kept an open mind on whom they will select with their No. 2 pick. "Team-wise, I think that the Lakers are a better fit", said the never-shutt...

Incredible stats behind Nadal's 10th French Open

Just as remarkable as Rafael Nadal's unprecedented total of 10 French Open championships is that he is 10-0 in finals at Roland Garros . Once a very promising soccer player,...

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Juan Martin del Potro comforts tearful Nicolas Almagro

Juan Martin del Potro comforts tearful Nicolas Almagro

I can imagine what you are feeling. However, it appeared to gee him into action as he won the next three sets to book a place in the third round after a match that entertained th...

Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton

Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton

Vettel started second to teammate Kimi Raikkonen in the Monaco Grand Prix but benefited from a favorable strategy to jump the Finn in the pit stops and secure his third vi...

Julian Edelman and the Patriots are reportedly close on a contract extension

Julian Edelman and the Patriots are reportedly close on a contract extension

Edelman has earned $14,374,375 since the beginning of the 2013 season. He accumulated a 98-1,106-3 stat line while averaging 11.3 YPC and 69.1 YPG. It appears the Patriots are ...

Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead

Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) looks back to find a shot by Pittsburgh Penguins' Jake Guentzel in the goal during the third period of Game 2 of the NHL hockey...

Ohio State coaching candidates to replace Thad Matta, grouped by plausibility

Ohio State coaching candidates to replace Thad Matta, grouped by plausibility

Matta underwent emergency back surgery during the summer of 2007 and wears a supportive brace on his lower right leg because of nerve damage. Matta's Musketeers won 26 games in e...