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USC's Matt Leinart Named To College Football Hall Of Fame

In 12 seasons at Florida, Spurrier went 122-27-1, winning six SEC championships and the 1996 national title. The announcement of the 2017 Class was made today live on ESPN's SportsCenter in Tampa, Fla., the site of the College Football Playoff (C...

Andy Murray: 'Defeat to Novak Djokovic tough to take'

Tennis world number two Novak Djokovic. "I saw his match yesterday and he was playing more aggressive maybe than in the past so I was maybe better prepared for it this time than at the end of previous year". The world No. 2 won 13 of the last 16 ...

Giroud and Ramsey surprised by Preston commitment

The first half was bad, there's no two ways about it. Preston had the better of the first period with Hugill failing to connect with a Robinson cross mid-way through the half before the Lilywhites had a goal disallowed for a foul from Paul Hunt...

Riyad Mahrez named African Player of the Year

He played in all but one of the Foxes' games in 2015-16 and scored 17 goals. Algeria and Leicester City forward Riyad Mahrez is voted the Confederation of African Football's player of the year. "Hard work pays and those who know Alex will no do...

The Columbus Blue Jackets are streaking

Columbus has not lost since November 26 in Florida, a time span of 38 days. Burakovsky was held off the scoresheet in both encounters. "He's got confidence and is a unsafe, risky player and you can see that, especially on the power play", said Jord...

BCCI vs Lodha panel

However, it remains to seen whether team is chosen by the five-member panel, which was the case earlier, or a three-member committee as suggested by the Supreme Court appointed Lodha panel. A click on all important committees including the working an...

Bills QB Tyrod Taylor undergoes surgery hours after informing team

Taylor's recovery time as Rapoport stated will be six weeks but depending on how the surgery goes and the therapy after, it could be eight weeks at max. "Did I believe that was fair?" Taylor consulted with a doctor Wednesday, which led to his decis...

Venus Williams withdraws from ASB Classic

The 26-year-old raised her hands to her mouth when she realised she had overcome one of the game's greatest players, with Williams sealing her fate with a double-fault. "I can just take solace in the fact that the conditions won't be like this in Mel...

Can Connor Cook Avert Total Oakland Raiders Disaster?

That's when Cook took over with Oakland trailing 17-0 at halftime, and he would finish 14-of-21 passing for 150 yards, one touchdown, one interception and a lost fumble. "I have seen him grow, since the first day he got here", Crabtree said. Now th...

Madison Brengle had hilarious strategy to defeat Serena Williams

Brengle was filmed during a changeover talking to her coach, and praised Williams' strong serve and offered up some hilarious self-deprecating humor as well. "Probably my least favourite conditions that I've ever played in to be honest". "She obvio...

Australia Double up on Spin as Misbah-ul-Haq Ponders

Warner said of his achievement: "It's an honour to be alongside those names". "I only began to think about it (a century) when I was on about 80 and there were 25 minutes to go before lunch". "I can definitely contribute overs during a game", Car...

Here's what happens if the NHL Winter Classic faces a rain delay

Vladimir Tarasenko , with black polish smeared under his eyes, scored twice in a blink in the third period, turning a tight game into a Blues blowout win. That also goes for the second line of Artemi Panarin, Patrick Kane , and Artem Anisimov. The...

Eagles end on a winning streak, beat Cowboys reserves

On a well-executed, six-play drive, Romo would find wide receiver Terrance Williams in the end zone for his first passing touchdown of the 2016 National Football League season. With such a tremendous running game working with him, the play-action pas...

Cartwright, O'Keefe in, as Australia play two spinners

Although Cartwright averages 44.50 as a first-class batsman, he has only 15 wickets from 16 matches, but captain Steven Smith believes Cartwright's bowling has improved significantly. "Reverse swing is a big player in India". "He talks about strategy...

Liverpool 4 Stoke City 1- Reds rampant in comeback victory

Klopp, who also took a lighthearted dig at Guardiola after learning that the Spaniard was one of the spectators at Anfield as the Reds blew Stoke away, warned his counterpart that his men were confident ahead of what he expected to be an "exciting ga...

Birmingham Bowl: USF vs. SC game preview

No. 25 South Florida took down SC 46-39 in overtime at the 11th annual Birmingham Bowl . The junior from Miami rushed for a game-high 105 yards, matching Marlon Mack with a USF record five straight 100-yard games, and completed 23 of 32 passes for...

Lions-Packers NFC North title game moved to Sunday night

Detroit has an National Football League record eight fourth-quarter comebacks in 2016, meaning only one of its victories didn't come in such dramatic fashion. The NFL has never had a season with three regular season ties since overtime was instituted...

Celtics recover after late Knicks rally, win 119-114

It was not enough, as the Knicks fell to the Celtics, 119-114. Teaming up with the Garden of Dreams , Anthony met with Jarrell Lara , a 17-year-old who suffers from a rare form of cancer, and gave the young Knicks fan and his family the Christmas...

Chelsea vs. AFC Bournemouth, Premier League: Half-time report

Conte is "proud" of Chelsea's run, which has seen them score 28 goals and concede two, while keeping 10 clean sheets, but is adamant the finishing position in the table is all that matters. The former Sheffield Wednesday, Reading and Nottingham For...

Virgil van Dijk 'happy' at Southampton but remains ambitious

As a "Secret Santa" present among Southampton players, Van Dijk cheekily received a Manchester City shirt amid growing speculation of a January move to the Premier League giants. "Also, along with Jose Fonte and Steven Davis, he is a captain of the t...

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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...