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Sports Grad student, world-champion cyclist Kelly Catlin dies at age 23
Author: 0 Grad student, world-champion cyclist Kelly Catlin dies at age 23

She won gold with the US Team Pursuit squad at the world championships in 2016, 2017 and 2018, and she also took the bronze medal in the Individual Pursuit at the world championships in 2018. "This is an incredibly hard time for the Catlin family and we want to respect their privacy while they support each other", read a statement from USA Cycling.

Sports Top seeds Djokovic, Osaka roll at Indian Wells
Author: 0 Top seeds Djokovic, Osaka roll at Indian Wells

Venus Williams of the United States plays a forehand against Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic during their women's singles second round match on day six of the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on March 09, 2019 in Indian Wells , California.

Sports Damian Lillard scores 51 in OT loss to Thunder
Author: 0 Damian Lillard scores 51 in OT loss to Thunder

Damian Lillard had a season-high 51 points for the Blazers, while Jusuf Nurkic added 13 points and 17 rebounds before he was sent off with his second technical with under a minute to go in regulation. "It was a hell of a game". "The fact that the game got prolonged was unusual in itself", he said. Referee Ed Malloy told ESPN after the game that officials had deemed the physical contact between the two players "an unsportsmanlike act".

Sports George Foreman's Daughter Freeda Dead At 42
Author: 0 George Foreman's Daughter Freeda Dead At 42

Here are five things you should know about her. Freeda Foreman , daughter of George Foreman , poses in the ring for the camera during a news conference at the Regent Hotel in Las Vegas, March 31, 2000. The young talent seemed to be studying criminal justice at Sam Houston State, according to a LinkedIn profile under her name. My condolences to the Foreman family and all who loved Freeda.

Sports Disney Sale: Yankees Reportedly Buy Back YES Network With Amazon's Help
Author: 0 Disney Sale: Yankees Reportedly Buy Back YES Network With Amazon's Help

The New York-area networks airs Yankees game that of the NBA's Brooklyn Nets . Sinclair, which owns 193 local TV stations, also has larger ambitions. What this means for Yankees fans is that we are one step closer to having games streamed on Amazon Prime Video . The Major League Baseball team reportedly is partnering with Amazon and Sinclair Broadcast Group , while investors include RedBird Capital, Blackstone, Mubadala, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan and Michael Dell fund.

Sports Nuno Espirito Santo proud of his players after draw with Chelsea
Author: 0 Nuno Espirito Santo proud of his players after draw with Chelsea

We are improving in consistency, we are improving in defensive solidity, but we have to be careful. We needed to move the ball faster, we needed more movements without the ball, more movements into space, behind the line. Bringing on forwards Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Callum Hudson-Odoi and Willian helped Chelsea draw 1-1, and on why he made those substitutions, Sarri said: "For the first time, we were playing against a team who didn't want to play".

Sports Cardinals to trade 6th-round pick for Steelers RT Marcus Gilbert
Author: 0 Cardinals to trade 6th-round pick for Steelers RT Marcus Gilbert

The Cards have agreed to acquire offensive tackle Marcus Gilbert from the Pittsburgh Steelers in exchange for a sixth-round pick, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported. Back in 2017, Gilbert started just seven contests as a result of a hamstring injury and a four-game suspension. The Pittsburg Steelers decide to trade Brown to Oakland Raiders .

Sports No. 7 Michigan heads to No. 9 Michigan State for B1G title
Author: 0 No. 7 Michigan heads to No. 9 Michigan State for B1G title

Michigan State is coming off a 91-76 win at home over Nebraska to bounce back from a 63-62 loss at IN last weekend. And if Winston's play of late is any indication, Michigan State looks prepared to do some damage in March. Saturday's game is the biggest of the season for the Spartans, and maybe the biggest game in Breslin Center history. "It's not an excuse", he said.

Sports GGG signs deal with DAZN, will fight in June
Author: 0 GGG signs deal with DAZN, will fight in June

Gennady Golovkin has become the latest top-level boxer to sign a deal with DAZN. As for Golovkin, DAZN claims "The six-fight global partnership between GGG Promotions and DAZN will see Golovkin fight twice a year on the platform for the next three years".

Sports Football player attacked by fan during local derby
Author: 0 Football player attacked by fan during local derby

Grealish fell to the ground but was not badly hurt in the incident and a steward, helped by both sets of players, helped to restrain the man. West Midlands Police confirmed during the game that a man had been arrested and was being taken to a custody block following the attack, while Birmingham apologised to the player and their opponents.

Sports Walton -- Lonzo may not return to Lakers this year
Author: 0 Walton -- Lonzo may not return to Lakers this year

Sports that the Lakers have also shut down guard Lonzo Ball, who suffered an ankle injury on January 19th against the Rockets and has been out ever since. Last summer, Ball stayed off an injured knee to let it heal, only to have to undergo surgery later to fix a torn meniscus and not be able to use the offseason to work on his game.

Author: 0 Recent Match Report - India vs Australia 4th ODI 2019

He will be the 9th Indian to this landmark after Sachin Tendulkar, MSDhoni, Virat Kohli , Yuvraj Singh, Rahul Dravid, Sourav Ganguly, Mohammad Azharuddin and Virender Sehwag. At least 40 CRPF personnel lost their lives in the suicide attack on February 14, the responsibility of which was taken by Pakistan-based terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed.

Sports Smith, Warner left out of Australia’s ODI squad for Pakistan
Author: 0 Smith, Warner left out of Australia’s ODI squad for Pakistan

Both Steve Smith and David Warner are now recovering from elbow injuries sustained during the BPL 2019 and Smith even had to undergo surgery for the same. Australia, with Aaron Finch as captain, will feature an unchanged ODI side for the Pakistan series to the one that is now playing in India. How closely the current squad resembles the one for the World Cup will only be known by April 23, which is the deadline set by the International Cricket Council.

Sports Rams, Eric Weddle agree on two-year contract
Author: 0 Rams, Eric Weddle agree on two-year contract

The 34-year-old heavily-bearded safety, who was released by the Ravens earlier this week, took his first free agent visit to the Los Angeles Rams and agreed to stay. Weddle came up empty in the interception department as member of the Baltimore's No. 1 defense in 2018, marking just the second season in his career without a pick.

Sports Wales survives Scotland fightback, keeps Grand Slam hopes alive
Author: 0 Wales survives Scotland fightback, keeps Grand Slam hopes alive

Wales is on track to win a first Grand Slam since 2012 after it turned over the tournament's early frontrunners England on February 23 with a 21-13 win in Cardiff. "Where they are at the moment means it would be a huge win for us", he continued. "In fairness to them, after the early part of the week they have got on with the job".

Sports F1 plans to introduce fastest lap point
Author: 0 F1 plans to introduce fastest lap point

While the matter was discussed and approved yesterday, it now has to be submitted to the F1 Commission if it is to be included in the 2019 Sporting Regulations. A look back at the history books even tells us that the scheme allowed Mike Hawthorn to beat Stirling Moss to the world title in 1958. Only the six best results of the season counted towards a driver's points tally and only the top five drivers scored.

Sports Aussie Bogut just happy to be along for the ride with Warriors
Author: 0 Aussie Bogut just happy to be along for the ride with Warriors

Andrew Bogut is heading back to the Bay Area. "It's a really cool story", he said at a media conference in Sydney on Thursday. While ruling out any thoughts of "unfinished business", Bogut did acknowledge the nature of his departure from Golden State in 2016, after the Centre was traded to Dallas to free up cap space for the Warriors to sign Kevin Durant .

Sports Everton must play each match like a final, says Silva
Author: 0 Everton must play each match like a final, says Silva

The Toffees are unbeaten in their last two games keeping clean sheets in both of those games against Liverpool and Cardiff . So the opportunity for players to recover and, collectively, for us to analyse and for my coaching staff and me to provide the right feedback to our squad so we are ready to fight for what we want to achieve over the rest of the season was important.

Sports Running back Carlos Hyde expected to sign with Chiefs
Author: 0 Running back Carlos Hyde expected to sign with Chiefs

The moves all involved veteran players whose releases will clear salary cap space for 2019. Meanwhile, this week's signing of Matt Overton was the writing on the wall for Tinker, who had been the Jags' longtime long-snapper. Through 14 appearances, Hyde finished the season with 571 yards on 172 attempts for five touchdowns. He had a bit of a down year in 2018 but isn't too far removed from recording four interceptions in 2017.

Sports Hall of Fame Mets all-star pitcher diagnosed with dementia
Author: 0 Hall of Fame Mets all-star pitcher diagnosed with dementia

The family announced Thursday that Seaver, 74, is suffering from dementia and has retired from public life. "The family is deeply appreciative of those who have supported Tom throughout his career, on and off the field, and who do so now by honoring his request for privacy", the statement said.

Sports Jose Mourinho praises Manchester United caretaker boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho praises Manchester United caretaker boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Had they not dropped 11 points from their previous four games Pochettino's men would now be top but the contrasting fortunes between Solskjaer and Poch has seen the former become the 1/16 favourite to be in charge next season. "That's why it's a massive football match, whoever loses won't be in the top four". 'It was one of the hardest nights we've had physically - probably this one (PSG) and the Arsenal cup game are the two hardest games we've had.

Sports Lakers to Put LeBron James on Minutes Restriction
Author: 0 Lakers to Put LeBron James on Minutes Restriction

Halfway into the second quarter, James only needed one point and went to third on the list of all-time scorers with a jumper from close range, predominantly using his left hand. "Very emotional. A lot of things that was going on inside of me at that point in time". To celebrate the tremendous feat, LeBron was also given a congratulatory gift from 2 Chainz , who was sitting courtside by the Lakers bench.

Sports Liverpool, Crystal Palace pushed Premier League to open FFP Man City probe
Author: 0 Liverpool, Crystal Palace pushed Premier League to open FFP Man City probe

City were punished by UEFA in 2014 for breaching FFP regulations, but the new allegations have largely come from German magazine Der Spiegel . Manchester City has claimed that the allegations are "entirely false". It said it would allow City "every opportunity to explain the context and detail" surrounding those matters and remained in "ongoing dialogue" with the club.

Sports Ranbir Kapoor, Shah Rukh Khan, Karan Johar dance at Akash Ambani’s wedding
Author: 0 Ranbir Kapoor, Shah Rukh Khan, Karan Johar dance at Akash Ambani’s wedding

We now have details of the time and place of each ceremony which will take place on the big day. So have former British PM Tony Blair and his wife Cherie. There to congratulate the couple are not just our favourite Bollywood stars but worldwide names like Google CEO Sundar Pichai , cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar amongst many more.

Sports Angels Claim Tampering Over Harper's Trout Comments
Author: 0 Angels Claim Tampering Over Harper's Trout Comments

Harper could face a fine for using Trout's name, but he likely won't receive significant discipline, Passan reports. This card was one of only 25 ever made. "This is where the fans are great, ownership understands it, our manager is awesome.' I can really put that faith in myself in being able to say we are able to go about it the right way, we are the Philadelphia Phillies , and we want whoever wants to come to Philly", he continued.

Sports Giants Trade Olivier Vernon to Cleveland in Exchange for OG Kevin Zeitler
Author: 0 Giants Trade Olivier Vernon to Cleveland in Exchange for OG Kevin Zeitler

However, the Browns not too long ago reportedly tried to pry Giants star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr . out of NY. Conversely, the Giants signed Vernon to a five-year, $85 million contract ($52.5 million guaranteed) in 2016. The Giants were openly shopping Vernon in trade talks during the NFL Combine last week in Indianapolis, and this move puts the Giants one step closer to building an offensive line capable of not only protecting the quarterback but also consistently opening ...

Sports Manchester United ready to 'test Dortmund's resolve' over Jadon Sancho
Author: 0 Manchester United ready to 'test Dortmund's resolve' over Jadon Sancho

Sancho would also become the most expensive English player of all time - nearly doubling the £53m his former club Manchester City paid Tottenham for the services of Kyle Walker in 2017. The report claims United are prepared to pay £100m for the winger, a move that would make Sancho the most expensive English player ever. Any move for the teenager would raise fresh doubts over the future of Alexis Sanchez, who has been a spectacular flop since his move to Old Trafford from Arsenal 14 ...

Sports Oklahoma tops Kansas to end Jayhawks’ run of Big 12 titles
Author: 0 Oklahoma tops Kansas to end Jayhawks’ run of Big 12 titles

This will be the first time in several years where they're not a one or two seed (Joe Lunardi now has them projected as a three-seed), but that doesn't mean they'll be one and done in the big dance. They've struggled to execute offensively, and they've made mistakes on the defensive end of the floor. West Virginia and Oklahoma State close out highly disappointing regular seasons in Stillwater.