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Sports Wozniacki saves two match points, advances to 3rd round
Author: 0 Wozniacki saves two match points, advances to 3rd round

It had looked plain sailing for the Dane who won the prestigious season-ending WTA Tour championships in Singapore when she raced through the first set in just 29 minutes and then took a 2-0 lead in the second. It gets old, but that's really how I've tried to go through my career. Kostyuk's progress is set to become more hard, with a meeting against fellow Ukrainian Svitolina in the next round.

Sports Tsonga leaps, stretches, lunges in Australian Open comeback
Author: 0 Tsonga leaps, stretches, lunges in Australian Open comeback

Open after undergoing wrist surgery. Appearing at his first Australian Open and third grand slam, world No.50 Shapovalov looked to be cruising when he claimed the third set in just 26 minutes. She was outplayed in the tiebreaker and in the third set. You have to play these matches. Raonic also lost in the first round of the 2010 US Open and the 2011 French Open.

Sports Shami takes three wickets as India fight back in S
Author: 0 Shami takes three wickets as India fight back in S

Elgar held firm when South Africa were 3 for 2 and then sunk an anchor so AB de Villiers could get going at the other end. Although rain interrupted play, Bumrah said the team wanted to carry on with the match at the moment. Tendulkar's 169 in Cape Town in 1997 was the first. To put it in numbers, a mere 13 runs were scored in 12 overs in a phase. Kohli and Ashwin (38) put on 71 for the seventh wicket before the second new ball hastened the end of the innings.

Sports Ronaldinho retires from professional football, says agent
Author: 0 Ronaldinho retires from professional football, says agent

Let's now do something nice [his farewell], big as it should be, after the Russia World Cup, maybe in August. We will do various events in Brazil, Europe and Asia. Though soccer is in the rear-view mirror, he has an idea of what he'll be doing to occupy his time in life after the pitch. Ronaldinho , who will be 38 in March, began his career at Gremio and played for seven other clubs, including Paris Saint-Germain, AC Milan, Queretaro and Brazilian sides Flamengo, Atletico Mineiro and ...

Sports Marta Kostyuk makes history as 15-year-old reaches third round
Author: 0 Marta Kostyuk makes history as 15-year-old reaches third round

Kostyuk only turns 16 in June but the qualifier took a sizeable scalp in the shape of the Australian Rogowska. "Well, I heard a lot of times that I'm talented, and I know that", she told reporters with all the swagger of confident youth. And then for myself a bit. And long hours of practice, she said, was the key to her success. "I didn't feel like she was 15 at all", said Rogowska.

Author: 0 Chelsea's Fabregas, Cahill out of Norwich clash, says Conte

An important instrument of Chelsea's last two league titles won under Jose Mourinho and Conte, Hazard is another of Chelsea's high-profile figures that could be on the move this summer. Conte said: "We want to try to win and try to find the best way to win". "Two days ago I was sure Ross Barkley could play against Norwich", Conte said.

Sports Kansas State Upsets No. 4 Oklahoma as Trae Young Struggles
Author: 0 Kansas State Upsets No. 4 Oklahoma as Trae Young Struggles

The Wildcats rocked Young and the fourth-ranked Sooners 87-69 in what was easily Kansas State's most satisfying effort of the season, and a much-needed morale boost after Saturday's demoralizing one-point loss at Kansas. When No. 24 TCU and Iowa State square off Wednesday at Schollmaier Arena in Fort Worth, Texas, it will be a game between the bottom two teams in the current Big 12 Conference standings.

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Author: 0 Titans: "Zero concern" about third coach for Marcus Mariota in four years

Titans owner Amy Adams Strunk thanked Mularkey for his service in a post on the team's website . As Jon Robinson said in the Monday press conference, the Titans will be "going down a different path". He then spent two years coaching the Buckeyes' defensive line, before joining Bill O'Brien as a linebackers coach with the Texans (O'Brien was on New England's staff during Vrabel's final years in Foxborough).

Sports The peculiar path for Foles, Keenum to NFC Championship Game
Author: 0 The peculiar path for Foles, Keenum to NFC Championship Game

But if you want to know just how similar the Eagles and Vikings fan bases are, consider the reaction at the Minnesota Wild hockey game on Sunday when the Canadian national anthem was totally drowned out by the howling crowd as the winning touchdown was scored and most were watching on some sort of video device.

Sports Isaiah Thomas concedes to Paul Pierce on video tribute
Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas concedes to Paul Pierce on video tribute

The Cleveland Cavaliers, who acquired Thomas from the Celtics in the Kyrie Irving trade before the season, are scheduled to visit Boston for a game on the Sunday. "I feel indebted to him". That's what it came down to. I wanted to be able to play I wanted my family to experience the love and the appreciation that this city and this organization was going to give me on that night.

Sports Cameron Johnson helps North Carolina basketball withstand Clemson
Author: 0 Cameron Johnson helps North Carolina basketball withstand Clemson

The Tar Heels won 61-48 and went on to the Final Four. At Clemson's closest approach, the weight of history seemed to shift from the Tar Heels to the Tigers at that point. - The teams used to play each other twice a year - once in Clemson and once in Chapel Hill - but that has stopped in recent years due to the ACC's expansion.

Sports Howie Kendrick and Nationals agree to $7M, 2-year contract
Author: 0 Howie Kendrick and Nationals agree to $7M, 2-year contract

The Kendrick signing fulfills general manager Mike Rizzo's desire to further upgrade the team's bench. He could potentially start the season as the Nationals starting second baseman, as All-Star Daniel Murphy recovers from off-season knee surgery.

Sports Tyler Hilinski Cause Of Death: How Did Washington State QB Die?
Author: 0 Tyler Hilinski Cause Of Death: How Did Washington State QB Die?

Police in Pullman, Washington , confirmed they were called to an apartment Tuesday afternoon where they found Hilinski. Hilinski made his first career start in a Holiday Bowl loss against Michigan State on December 28. He served primarily as the backup to senior Luke Falk and threw for 1,176 yards, seven touchdowns and seven interceptions on the season. Pullman Police are investigating the apparent suicide death of a Washington State University football player.

Sports Former Celtics NBA champion, Hall of Famer dies at 71
Author: 0 Former Celtics NBA champion, Hall of Famer dies at 71

There are plenty of stars heading toward free agency who would either never be traded to Boston (Dwyane Wade and Tony Parker) or are unlikely to be affordable with what the Celtics are willing to sell (DeMarcus Cousins, Jabari Parker, and Derrick Favors).

Sports Wallaby in serious condition after found hopping along Sydney Harbour Bridge
Author: 0 Wallaby in serious condition after found hopping along Sydney Harbour Bridge

Motorists were caught by surprise when the furry creature jumped - without indicating - between cars from lanes eight to one - before bouncing onto the Cahill Expressway and onwards to Macquarie Street at 5am on Tuesday. "We would like to release him as soon as possible, when he is well enough. I only see them in the country", she added. However the wallabies are becoming more common around Sydney, Harris and Dr Vogelenest both said, due to rapid development of Sydney's suburbs.

Sports ICC World Cup Qualifier 2018 to be played in March
Author: 0 ICC World Cup Qualifier 2018 to be played in March

Queen's Sports Club (QSC) and Bulawayo Athletic Club (BAC) in Bulawayo, Harare Sports Club (HSC) and Old Hararians Sports Club (OH) in Harare and Kwekwe Sports Club (KK), Kwekwe will host matches of the tournament between March 4 to 25. For the first time in World Cup history , four Test-playing nations will be pitted against the Associates which give the tournament arguably its most high-profile appeal ever.

Sports Klopp Explains Why Liverpool Sold Coutinho
Author: 0 Klopp Explains Why Liverpool Sold Coutinho

Klopp said he meant to take a prolonged sabbatical from football after a disappointing 2014/15 campaign with Dortmund, only to change his mind when Liverpool came calling just four months later. Jurgen Klopp's pressing system is not an easy thing for new players to adapt to immediately. That being said, I do wonder if the potential match-up between Delph and Mo Salah could end up being one of the focal points of this game.

Author: 0 Trump's comments on immigration vulgar - and racist | Letters

Repeating the term attributed to Trump a day earlier, spokesman Rupert Colville says that "you can not dismiss entire countries and continents as "shitholes". Trump added that he was "ready, willing and able" to reach a deal to protect immigrants brought to the United States as children. "No". Afterward Trump insisted in a tweet that he "never said anything derogatory about Haitians other than Haiti is, obviously, a very poor and troubled country".

Sports Federer begins Australian Open title defence with win
Author: 0 Federer begins Australian Open title defence with win

Comedian Will Ferrell stepped out of the crowd and, slipping into character as Ron Burgundy from the movie Anchorman, conducted the post-match interview. Another men's seed also fell as Fernando Verdasco axed Roberto Bautista Agut in a straight-sets win in an all-Spanish affair. The ATP runs the men's Tour but not the Grand Slams.

Sports Kevin Sumlin goes to the University of Arizona
Author: 0 Kevin Sumlin goes to the University of Arizona

He will also be the highest paid employee on campus, agreeing to a $14.5 million contract over five years, pending approval by the Arizona Board of Regents according to a UA press release. "I am sure he will have great success with the most remarkable group of student-athletes in the country". At least one is remarkable: junior quarterback Khalil Tate , who will earn mention in the offseason as a Heisman Trophy candidate.

Sports West Ham United v Shrewsbury Town Betting Preview
Author: 0 West Ham United v Shrewsbury Town Betting Preview

West Ham have won each of their last seven FA Cup home matches against lower league opponents, scoring 20 goals (avg 2.9 goals per game).However, the Hammers have lost each of their last four FA Cup replays against sides from the Championship or lower, failing to score in each of the last three.

Sports Kelechi Iheanacho doubles up and claims his place in history
Author: 0 Kelechi Iheanacho doubles up and claims his place in history

However, a review of the goal via VAR clearly showed Iheanacho was onside when Mahrez played him in - ensuring Leicester were 2-0 up and on the way into round four, while their 21-year-old forward will be the answer to a trivia question for years to come.

Sports You Can Now Finally Stream 'ER,' But Only On Hulu
Author: 0 You Can Now Finally Stream 'ER,' But Only On Hulu

ER won an Emmy Award for best drama series in 1996 and earned 22 other awards throughout its run. Every episode of the iconic show is now available on Hulu. "I was lucky to have worked with so many writers, actors and directors all at the top of their game", Clooney said in a Sunday media release timed to the Television Critics Association press tour.

Author: 0 Trump Is In Excellent Health, Says White House Doctor

Trump this week voiced frustration behind closed doors about people coming to the USA from what he said were " shithole countries ", according to sources. I've never seen a statement like this by African countries directed at the United States". "Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?" the Washington Post quoted him as saying.

Sports Pat Shurmur to Giants, Matt Patricia to Lions
Author: 0 Pat Shurmur to Giants, Matt Patricia to Lions

Although Patricia's defensive units did not appear to be the most dominant since he became the defensive coordinator in 2012, they were capable of keeping opposing teams out of the end zone. The New York Giants are a moral, respectable and honorable organization. Charlie Weis went 35-27 in five years with Notre Dame and a pitiful 6-22 in three years with Kansas, is now considered a laughingstock in most college football circles.

Sports Korean FM Communicates Results Of Inter-Korean Talks To Visiting US Lawmakers
Author: 0 Korean FM Communicates Results Of Inter-Korean Talks To Visiting US Lawmakers

During a prior working-level meeting, the South and North confirmed that an orchestra of 140 members would visit and perform the South next month as part of the Olympic delegation. It was unclear if North Koreans had accepted that proposal. South Korea's negotiators were led by Lee Woo-sung, head of the culture and art policy office for the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, and North Korea's negotiators by Kwon Hyok-bong, director of the bureau of art and performance operations at the ...