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Sports Poole Has 22 Points, No. 7 Michigan Beats Minnesota 69-60
Author: 0 Poole Has 22 Points, No. 7 Michigan Beats Minnesota 69-60

On the surface, that's an incredibly effective defensive effort, but when you really look at the numbers, you can't help but come away more impressed since the Spartans held the Buckeyes to a total of 13 points in the second half. Kathleen Doyle added 17 points and nine assists. From there, the Golden Gophers tried to cut the deficit, and MI seemed inclined to acquiesce. After Pitts picked up her fourth foul with 7:09 remaining, Taylor Mikesell hit successive 3-pointers in a 10-4 surge ...

Sports Bencic stuns Halep for second major Dubai scalp
Author: 0 Bencic stuns Halep for second major Dubai scalp

No 2 seed Petra Kvitova moved into the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships semi-finals by easing past Viktoria Kuzmova 6-4, 6-0 on Thursday. Kvitova, who made an astute tactical adjustment midway through the match that changed the course of the contest, will face either defending champion Elina Svitolina or unseeded Swiss Belinda Bencic in Saturday's final.

Sports Sri Lankan star unloads on critics after South Africa win
Author: 0 Sri Lankan star unloads on critics after South Africa win

Sri Lanka was dismissed cheaply in the first innings as they were bundled out for 154, conceding a lead of 68 runs. Sri Lanka collapsed in a flurry of strokes on the second day of the second Test against South Africa on Friday as Kagiso Rabada plundered their batting order.

Sports Pochettino Rages At Mike Dean After Spurs Slip Against Burnley
Author: 0 Pochettino Rages At Mike Dean After Spurs Slip Against Burnley

Referee Dean confirmed he will report the ugly incident to the Football Association and sanctions look certain to follow for Pochettino, who admitted the emotion of the moment had got the better of him. Tottenham defender Kieran Trippier has credited Sean Dyche with helping turn his career around during a time when he says he was drinking and not looking himself properly.

Sports Fit-again Kane in contention for Tottenham trip to Burnley
Author: 0 Fit-again Kane in contention for Tottenham trip to Burnley

Kane, Tottenham's top scorer for the last four seasons and victor of two Golden Boot awards, was initially not expected to return to training until early March following his injury sustained against Manchester United at Wembley. We're so happy that in the last ten days he was fantastic, back in training again, and he can be available again. "I'll decide with my coaching staff and the doctor and sports science staff".

Sports Nationals owner hasn't heard from Harper in months: 'We've moved on'
Author: 0 Nationals owner hasn't heard from Harper in months: 'We've moved on'

The Dodgers have had interest in Harper in the past, but it is not clear if they are still a player. With the Nationals out, the race for Harper seems to be down to the Phillies , San Francisco Giants and the San Diego Padres . Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals gets ready to bat in the sixth inning against the Cincinnati Reds during game one of a doubleheader at Nationals Park on August 4, 2018 in Washington, DC.

Sports Oman bundled out for 24 in ODI against Scotland
Author: 0 Oman bundled out for 24 in ODI against Scotland

As a result, the Oman team were bowled out for 24 in 17.1 overs that included three runs coming from wides. They have also tied matches against Zimbabwe (ODI) and Ireland (T20I) in that stretch, not to mention walloping Sri Lanka in a one-dayer in Kent in May 2017 ahead of that year's Champions Trophy.

Author: 0 Virat Kohli: We will go by what government and BCCI decide

The attack which took the life of 44 CRPF Indian personnel hasn't gone down well with India . Ganguly had spoken about cutting all sporting ties on a news channel and said: "This is a 10-team World Cup and each team plays matches against every other team and I feel if India doesn't play a match in the World Cup, it won't be an issue".

Sports Vasyl Lomachenko to face Anthony Crolla in Los Angeles
Author: 0 Vasyl Lomachenko to face Anthony Crolla in Los Angeles

Matchroom promoter and Sportsmail columnist Eddie Hearn confirmed the fighters had agreed terms for the Staples Center showdown. Lomachenko believes that in April he can show everything he has because in last two fights he was limited in action.

Sports Bears To Release Kicker Cody Parkey
Author: 0 Bears To Release Kicker Cody Parkey

Of course, the missed kick that fans in Chicago will remember the most is the one that took place during the Bears' 16-15 wild-card loss against the Eagles . He has hit 82 of his last 85 field goal attempts since leaving Chicago. His release from the Bears comes as no surprise after a hard first and only season with the team.

Sports Tiger to skip Honda Classic, return for Bay Hill and Players
Author: 0 Tiger to skip Honda Classic, return for Bay Hill and Players

In a Tweet, Woods said he will be playing in the Arnold Palmer Invitational and The Players Championship prior to the year's first major at Augusta National in April. It was at the 2018 Honda Classic that Woods' comeback kicked into gear. Sunday's final round was the most-watched at the Honda in six years with an average of 4 million viewers, an increase of 43 percent from the year before.

Sports Towns out with concussion for 1st missed game of his career
Author: 0 Towns out with concussion for 1st missed game of his career

A player can only return then once he has passed a battery of tests and been symptom free. There is a chance they might be without their best player. The team announced that Towns has been ruled out for Minnesota's game against the Knicks-the first missed game of his professional career. The New Jersey product would have been playing close to home Friday.

Sports Chris Gayle breaks record for maximum sixes in worldwide cricket
Author: 0 Chris Gayle breaks record for maximum sixes in worldwide cricket

England's limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan believes the ICC World Cup 2019 at home in England and Wales will have a huge impact on cricket in Britain. "All of a sudden you saw what pace can do". Don't change it unless you're changing it for the better. "He would be a big plus for the side because he shakes batsmen up".

Sports Steve Stricker appointed USA captain for Ryder Cup in home state
Author: 0 Steve Stricker appointed USA captain for Ryder Cup in home state

Tiger Woods has revealed Steve Stricker was the unanimous choice to captain the United States in the 2020 Ryder Cup and has backed his former partner to bring passion and preparation to the role. "We've kind of gotten away from that qualification", Stricker said in 2016. He was a vice-captain for me at the Presidents Cup [in 2017], I was with him a year ago in Paris.

Sports Khabib Nurmagomedov urges Georges St-Pierre to delay retirement: ‘Send me location’
Author: 0 Khabib Nurmagomedov urges Georges St-Pierre to delay retirement: ‘Send me location’

St-Pierre was hoping to fight UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, who improved his record to 27-0 with a victory over Conor McGregor at UFC 229 last October. 'Unfortunately, these decisions aren't up to us. 'I would be interested in that fight, ' he told Submission Radio. The standard-bearer, perhaps indefinitely, for what it takes to succeed in a sports as ferocious as MMA , St-Pierre has been heralded for his achievements by all corners of the sport.

Sports Ricciardo encouraged by Renault performance
Author: 0 Ricciardo encouraged by Renault performance

Gasly insisted his first day in the Rb15 had been a "very positive" one despite the crash. And parts as well - at testing you don't have a whole lot of parts. "From that point of view I think there's less risk coming into this (to Renault) because I feel there's more room for us to grow. I feel they are ticking all the boxes from an analysis and "trying to get better" point of view", he said.

Sports Panthers awarded third-round compensatory pick
Author: 0 Panthers awarded third-round compensatory pick

The Rams were also awarded a seventh-rounder for Cody Davis signing with the Jaguars a year ago. After making a swap with the New York Jets last spring, the Colts also hold an extra second-round pick as well as this additional fourth-rounder, bringing their current total to nine picks entering the 2019 draft.

Sports Former Dodgers Ace, World Series Champion Don Newcombe Dies at 92
Author: 0 Former Dodgers Ace, World Series Champion Don Newcombe Dies at 92

Newcombe was born in Madison, N.J., in 1926. He went 112-48 for Brooklyn over six seasons he played from 1949-56. Newcombe "reached the pinnacle of his career" in 1956 after winning both the Cy Young Award and NL Most Valuable Player awards as a Dodger, the Dodgers tweeted this morning.

Sports Hat-trick chasing Svitolina joins Halep, Kvitova in Dubai quarters
Author: 0 Hat-trick chasing Svitolina joins Halep, Kvitova in Dubai quarters

She will meet Belinda Bencic next, while the top half of the draw is completed by Carla Suarez Navarro and defending champion Elina Svitolina . Bencic broke the Halep serve seven times while losing her own on five occasions. "But I'm happy I was able to get two wins". "You can not just come back like this and play (snapping fingers)". "I know how she's playing, it's not my favourite style because she doesn't give any power (on the ball)".

Sports Colin Kaepernick's lawyer predicts Panthers or Patriots will sign his client
Author: 0 Colin Kaepernick's lawyer predicts Panthers or Patriots will sign his client

Later, after reports that Antonio Brown has agreed to part ways with the Pittsburgh Steelers, Charles and Terez run through some potential AB landing spots including the Cowboys, Patriots, 49ers, Raiders, Packers and Lions (17:35). "For the past several months, counsel for Mr. Kaepernick and Mr. Reid have engaged in an ongoing dialogue with representatives of the NFL". Colin Kaepernick , one of the most visible players to protest against racial injustice during the US national anthem, ...

Sports C.J. Anderson’s recent interview makes Todd Gurley’s situation worse for Rams
Author: 0 C.J. Anderson’s recent interview makes Todd Gurley’s situation worse for Rams

Anderson may have been mixing in some candor with phrasing that could allow the Rams to maintain that they had no reason to put Gurley on the injury report before the Super Bowl or the preceding NFC championship game. The Los Angeles Rams' usage of Todd Gurley during their postseason run is one of those instances. Gurley dealt with a knee injury at both the beginning and the end of the regular season , which led to the Rams sitting him for their final two games of the season and ...

Sports Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Charged In Florida Prostitution Ring
Author: 0 Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Charged In Florida Prostitution Ring

Police said they are in the process of issuing an arrest warrant in the case. Kraft was caught on tape receiving sex acts in a massage parlor, according to police. Kraft is one of 25 people who will be charged by Jupiter Police, they said. Kraft faces two counts of soliciting prostitution. Kraft is expected to receive a misdemeanor charge, according to NBC10 Boston legal expert Michael Coyne.

Sports Wales team vs England, Six Nations 2019: Starting XV
Author: 0 Wales team vs England, Six Nations 2019: Starting XV

He recently made his first start for England in the Six Nations since 2013 during the second round clash against France . Wales will have to improve significantly on these two displays if they are to topple England . A Championship-ending ankle injury has created a vacancy at loosehead prop that is filled by Ben Moon with Ellis Genge serving as a second-half replacement at the Principality Stadium .

Sports Hamilton shrugs off Ferrari's strong pace in early testing
Author: 0 Hamilton shrugs off Ferrari's strong pace in early testing

Hamilton also recognised Ferrari were quick when he spoke to reporters earlier in the week but said that was the case in testing previous year and Mercedes prevailed in the end. "I didn't win a single race past year, and there is only one target for the whole season - the world championship, for me personally and also for us, as a team".