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Sports Nadal pulls out of Indian Wells, Miami with injury
Author: 0 Nadal pulls out of Indian Wells, Miami with injury

Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from Indian Wells and the Miami Open after suffering a recurrence of a hip injury that has plagued his start to 2018. The announcement comes days after Nadal withdrew from this week's Mexico Open. Nadal's withdrawal from Indian Wells and the Miami Open comes a day after Stan Wawrinka pulled out of both tournaments. The tournament is scheduled to begin Monday and continue through March 18 at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.

Sports I can knock Joshua out in Cardiff - Parker
Author: 0 I can knock Joshua out in Cardiff - Parker

I was on FaceTime with him and he got on the scales - he was 17st 7lbs on Sunday night". But I see it differently. Hearn also provided an update on who Joshua's next opponent could be assuming Parker is defeated, with a fight in the US against Jarrell Miller or a WBA mandatory, most likely against Alexander Povetkin, the most likely match-ups.

Sports Puel: Ndidi Is Leicester's Most Consistent Player
Author: 0 Puel: Ndidi Is Leicester's Most Consistent Player

Puel's side came close to an equalising goal on several occasions in the second half and it looked like the Cherries would hang on. Mahrez curled home a 25-yard free-kick deep into injury time to cancel out Joshua King's first-half penalty.

Sports Ruthless Kell Brook stops Sergey Rabchenko on super welterweight debut
Author: 0 Ruthless Kell Brook stops Sergey Rabchenko on super welterweight debut

He is aiming to avoid a third successive defeat, his painful home loss to Spence - in which he suffered a fractured eye socket - following a bruising defeat at the hands of Gennady Golovkin. "I'm a terminator and I'll be back", Brook said after his win. After bad back-to-back losses, and his trainer Dominic Ingle stating he wouldn't fight more than three more times, Brook needs a victory if he is to get one final tilt at another championship.

Sports England beat New Zealand by four runs in 3rd ODI
Author: 0 England beat New Zealand by four runs in 3rd ODI

They ground their way to 234, on a surface that Morgan felt offered a bit too much to the bowlers, with the captain saying he and Ben Stokes had judged that 250 would be the upper limit of England's ambitions. A dirty, mottled brown, it had been treated with manure in an effort to promote grass growth. He blamed a lack of smart batting in the middle of the chase against England's spinners, and although he didn't single out players Mark Chapman's shot to find point and Colin de ...

Sports Swansea continue revival with win over West Ham
Author: 0 Swansea continue revival with win over West Ham

Andre Ayew has scored two goals in the last four Premier League meetings between these sides; once for Swansea in May 2016 before switching to West Ham that summer and once for West Ham in this exact fixture last season. "I couldn't assess it, it was that poor", Moyes said. West Ham are set to make three changes to the team that lost 4-1 to Liverpool last Saturday. As for Moyes, he has seen his side take just five points from a possible 21, as they have been dragged back into a ...

Sports Bears could be suitor for Landry
Author: 0 Bears could be suitor for Landry

Landry was recently franchise tagged by the Dolphins. As Jarvis Landry's days with the Miami Dolphins appear to be coming to a close with the team giving the 25-year-old wide receiver permission to seek a trade, he could find a new home in the NFC North.

Sports Mauricio Pochettino: I'd quit as Tottenham manager if fans turned on me
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino: I'd quit as Tottenham manager if fans turned on me

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has said he will quit football if the job becomes stressful or if the supporters turn against him. Pochettino may still decide against risking Vertonghen at Wembley ahead of the Juve's visit, with the tie finely poised at 2-2 from the first leg, but he is confident in Eric Dier's ability to continue covering at centre-back.

Sports Gordon Hayward posted video of himself dribbling, taking stationary jumpers
Author: 0 Gordon Hayward posted video of himself dribbling, taking stationary jumpers

Just not better enough to play this season, apparently. Time to fire up the Gordon Hayward comeback train again. It's still highly unlikely the C's would throw him into the fire like that, but Hayward is clearly progressing, and until the season is actually over, there will always be a smidgen of hope that he can return to action before the season ends.

Sports Marcelo fit for PSG but Zidane unsure on Kroos and Modric
Author: 0 Marcelo fit for PSG but Zidane unsure on Kroos and Modric

The pressure on Zidane piles up following his side's lost to Espanyol in the mid-week clash between the teams . Zidane told reporters on Friday: "It's hard but not impossible". Zinedine Zidane is still unclear over whether he will have his preferred midfield partnership of Toni Kroos and Luka Modric available for the return leg of the Champions League last 16 tie against PSG on Tuesday with the German and the Croatian both still working on their recoveries from injury.

Author: 0 Larry Fitzgerald recruiting Kirk Cousins to Arizona

Schefter says the Denver Broncos , Arizona Cardinals , New York Jets and Minnesota Vikings are the final four teams that are expected to be in contention for the quarterback. Broncos president of football operations/president John Elway said earlier this week at the NFL scouting combine that the team had the salary-cap flexibility to do any deal and would consider any quarterback on the open market.

Sports Club confirm star could play vs Burnley, Allardyce may field pairing
Author: 0 Club confirm star could play vs Burnley, Allardyce may field pairing

Wood grabbed the victor for Burnley when he headed in Gudmundsson's corner. Everton's misery was compunded when defender Ashley Williams was sent- off late on for elbowing Barnes. Tosun was substituted by Senegalese striker Oumar Niasse in the 68th minute. Sigurdsson could have snatched all three points for Everton after brilliantly turning James Tarkowski , but the Iceland global lacked composure with his finish and fired wide.

Sports Predicted Reds XI to face Newcastle United
Author: 0 Predicted Reds XI to face Newcastle United

At Newcastle , it was a little bit lucky for them. We need to have focus and be defensively secure. But current Reds boss Klopp has yet to pick up a pot in two and a half years in charge of the club. Newcastle have been shown four red cards across their last four Premier League visits to Anfield. Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez has confirmed Jonjo Shelvey will sit out Saturday's Premier League game at Liverpool .

Sports Laura Muir takes bronze as Genzebe Dibaba wins 3000m
Author: 0 Laura Muir takes bronze as Genzebe Dibaba wins 3000m

Genzebe clocked 8:45.05 to win gold ahead of Sifan Hassan of the Netherlands who returned a seasons best of 8:45.68 to take home silver while home based Laura Muir settled for bronze in also a seasons best time of 8:45.78. "I think it has made my preparation slightly more straightforward". Muir will miss April's Commonwealth Games though as she studies for her final veterinary exams at the University of Glasgow in May.

Sports Southampton vs. Stoke City
Author: 0 Southampton vs. Stoke City

Stoke City manager Paul Lambert: "Our form is really good". Both teams are allergic to Premier League wins at the moment, and given Southampton's home struggles and Stoke's away woes, a draw seems the most likely outcome. The last meeting on the south coast was nine months ago on the final day of the Premier League campaign. The Potters have conceded a league-high 54 goals this season.

Sports Marsh helps Australia to 351 before Lyon pins back South Africa
Author: 0 Marsh helps Australia to 351 before Lyon pins back South Africa

Nathan Lyon , who claimed three first-innings wickets and now sits sixth on the list of Australia's all-time leading Test wicket-takers, will be licking his lips at the state of the pitch. Bancroft and Warner put together a 56-run opening stand, playing with positive intent before Warner played a mistimed pull to substitute fielder Wiaan Mulder off Rabada.

Author: 0 Sparkling City closes in on title

Former Liverpool FC midfielder Ince is backing the Gunners to secure a vital 3-1 win over Brighton to end a disastrous run under Wenger . "There is no one with more experience and I have absolute respect for what he has done and the ability he still has".

Sports Premier League clubs 'unlikely to introduce VAR next season'
Author: 0 Premier League clubs 'unlikely to introduce VAR next season'

Six votes are needed for VAR to pass into law, with Federation Internationale de Football Association controlling four and the Home Nations one each. Blatter, still serving a ban from football for the infamous "gentleman's agreement" with Michel Platini in 2011, supported the use of goal-line technology at the 2014 World Cup but only after changing his mind.

Sports I´d coach him - Di Francesco eager for Balotelli link-up at Roma
Author: 0 I´d coach him - Di Francesco eager for Balotelli link-up at Roma

Mino Raiola reveals he has spoken with Juventus , Roma, Napoli and Inter about free agent, Mario Balotelli . I talked with Juventus, Roma, Napoli, Inter. On AC Milan , he added: "No, because there is [sporting director Massimiliano] Mirabelli and I can't talk with him, I'm not at his level". Balotelli has scored 38 goals in 57 appearances in all competitions for Nice , but he is out of contract at the end of the season.

Sports Kane to the rescue as off-key Spurs edge out Palace
Author: 0 Kane to the rescue as off-key Spurs edge out Palace

His lack of willingness to shoot is also a concern as it makes him easier to contain as defenders know they can back off and block off his passing options. The highly flying Cockerels totally dominated a depleted home side missing 12 players due to injury. Palace remain outside the relegation zone on goal difference with 27 points from 28 games played.

Sports Questioning Karti in INX Media will lead to P Chidambaram: Subramanian Swamy
Author: 0 Questioning Karti in INX Media will lead to P Chidambaram: Subramanian Swamy

He was sent to CBI custody till March 06. Karti Chidambaram's lawyer, Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi, said they will give "a befitting reply" whenever any such allegation is made. Karti Chidambaram received a reassuring pat from father P. Chidambaram at a Delhi court on Thursday as he slammed the CBI for relying on murder accused Indrani Mukerjea's claim of having bribed him in 2007.

Sports JR Smith suspended for throwing soup at Cavs coach, source says
Author: 0 JR Smith suspended for throwing soup at Cavs coach, source says

We're sure Smith, his teammates and Tyronn Lue will be asked about the incident sometime after today's shoot around but in the meantime #NBATwitter is having a field day with the information that has been revealed thus far. He added that Smith will be ready for practice Friday and return for the team's game against the Denver Nuggets on Saturday. Damon Jones should be thankful, knowing Smith's flair for the dramatic, it could have been much worse, it could have been pe (a) soup .

Sports Liverpool strength comes from team ethic - Sadio Mane
Author: 0 Liverpool strength comes from team ethic - Sadio Mane

Roberto Firmino (57') Liverpool 3-0 West Ham Shaka Hislop and Mark Donaldson discuss what makes the Mane-Salah-Firmino partnership so effective and how they compare to other attacking trios around Europe. They have all played their own part in helping Liverpool secure seven wins in the ten games they've played since Coutinho's departure. "I'm trying to change that", added Salah.

Sports After coin flip, Patriots get 43rd overall pick for Jimmy G
Author: 0 After coin flip, Patriots get 43rd overall pick for Jimmy G

Lynch's 49ers won the toss, which means they get to No. 9 overall pick while Gruden's Raiders get the No. 10 pick. As for the turn of events with the 43rd overall pick, it was a result of the 49ers, Raiders and Dolphins all finishing with 6-10 records last season.

Sports An entire 400m heat at the World Indoor Track Championships was DQed
Author: 0 An entire 400m heat at the World Indoor Track Championships was DQed

According to the IAAF, having a whole field disqualified is a first in the indoor championship's history and the farcical turn of events began when Qatar's Abdalelah Haroun was given a red card for a false start. Austria's Ivona Dadic is third, with USA's Erica Bougard fourth. Yorgelis Rodriguez of Cuba was third, 113 points behind Johnson-Thompson. "I don't know quite what happened but it is OK", said Haroun, who finished second at the last world indoors.

Sports NFL Mock Draft: Complete first round entering NFL Combine
Author: 0 NFL Mock Draft: Complete first round entering NFL Combine

A lot of the talking is the position coach and the coordinator and then Sean (McDermott) and I will jump in if we don't feel it was answered correctly. "It's become more hard, but when you evaluate hog mollies you have to be patient and you have to take your time so you look for the things that all the great ones can do.