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WTA Indian Wells final preview: Svetlana Kuznetsova vs Elena Vesnina

WTA Indian Wells final preview: Svetlana Kuznetsova vs Elena Vesnina

Mladenovic, the 28th seed, continued an impressive run of form beating 13th seed and 2011 victor Wozniacki 3-6 7-6 (4) 6-2 to reach her first Premier Mandatory semi-final and guarantee her debut in the Top 20 in next week's WTA rankings. They are just numbers, I am really enjoying myself, I feel good, I feel healthy and I love tennis. Sock had no such problems and he hit the mark right at the start of deciding third set by breaking Nishikori in the opening game as the world number five ... Read More

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Red hot Lukaku bags brace in Everton's 4-0 win

If Lukaku does get his wish to join a bigger club, it could be Everton's emerging young talents who fill his boots and Calvert-Lewin underlined his promise in the ninth minute. "I don't think they will boo him, because we need the support". Everton fans refused to turn on the 23-year-old and instead roared when his name was announced over the speakers before the game. Read More

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Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: No discord over club's transfer policy

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: No discord over club's transfer policy

United's Ander Herrera was sent off for two cautions in the first half, both for transgressions on Hazard, and Conte said afterwards he felt his player had been targeted. Without the ball I think he is incredible. Antonio Conte says he treats all his players equally in training. "We've caused them problems in the past and we're on the back of a really good performance against Manchester City, who clearly are one of the teams closest to Chelsea in terms of ability to win games". Read More

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Cheltenham Festival 2017: Djakadam in the flawless shape to land Gold Cup

Cheltenham Festival 2017: Djakadam in the flawless shape to land Gold Cup

Sizing John , a 7-year-old, has previously done most of his racing over two miles. The interviews will be great fun after a win from either Native River or Cue Card . "It is the jewel in the crown", she said. It looks very much like it could be third time lucky for the eight-year-old who looks to be the flawless age and candidate to win a Gold Cup which is obviously missing a few high-profile stars. Read More

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Man United into Europa League quarter-final

Man United into Europa League quarter-final

Marcus Rojo's header was palmed into the air by Rostov goalkeeper Nikita Medvedev, with the ball dropping to Zlatan Ibrahimovic a couple of yards from the goal line. Rostov nearly took a shock lead with their first real chance in the 53rd minute, when Sergio Romero, in only his 10th appearance of the season, was forced into making a fine save from Sardar Azomoun after the forward cut in from the right-hand side and curled a left-foot shoot that was heading for the corner of the net. Read More

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Latavius Murray signs with Vikings

Murray is 27, and McKinnon will turn 25 in two months. Peterson ends his career in Minnesota as one of the greatest Vikings of all-time, rushing for 11,747 yards and 97 touchdowns. "I'm just here to fish". A classy move from the Vikings' newest running back. Murray proved to be a valuable back and one well more than worth the sixth-round pick the Raiders spent on him in the 2013 draft. Read More

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Restricted free agent Malcolm Butler will visit with the Saints

Another swap may be imminent. As the offer stands now, Rick Smith is only willing to send the 57th-overall pick (second round) to the Patriots for Butler, and only under the condition that they are able to sign him to a long term deal. Under Sean Payton and Drew Brees, New Orleans has always been an offense that spreads the ball around, and Cooks hinted he would have liked to have a hand in some duties that went to other players. Read More

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Craig Shakespeare: 'Champions League tie with Sevilla is special occasion'

Craig Shakespeare: 'Champions League tie with Sevilla is special occasion'

Leicester lost 2-1 at Sevilla's Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium in the first leg of the last 16 tie three weeks ago and Ranieri was sacked following their return to England. He has initiated the positive response we hoped change would bring'. The 53-year-old has been a part of the Leicester City backroom staff for eight years, over two spells, working under Nigel Pearson and Claudio Ranieri and has forged strong bonds with numerous club's senior players. Read More

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Deportivo La Coruna v FC Barcelona 12 March 2017

Deportivo La Coruna v FC Barcelona 12 March 2017

Manager Pepe Mel's side struck first as Joselu gave the hosts a 1-0 lead at half-time in rainy conditions, and Alex Bergantinos followed up with a 74th-minute victor following Luis Suarez's equaliser after the break. "We didn't have the fluidity we needed to overcome their deep defending". "That and knowing that we have games to come against direct rivals". "The opposition played in their own half, they defended well and caused us problems on the counter-attack". Read More

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Jaguars expected to land AJ Bouye

Jaguars expected to land AJ Bouye

Teams were hopeful he could continue to play at the same high level he displayed in his contract season. The Texans elected not to place the franchise tag on Bouye last week and forfeit their right to negotiate exclusively with their breakout defensive star of 2016. Read More

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Taiwan loses to Netherlands 5-6 in WBC Pool A game

Taiwan loses to Netherlands 5-6 in WBC Pool A game

Chinese Taipei would battle back, making it 6-3, but the bullpen could not hold in order for them to get closer, as Israel added a five run seventh inning to their tally. Josh Zeid retired the side in the bottom of the 10th and was the winning pitcher. Jonghyun Won also struggled in relief, giving up two earned runs in as many innings to allow the Netherlands to extend its lead. Read More

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Hearn eyes Bellew world title shot after Haye win

Hearn eyes Bellew world title shot after Haye win

Amazingly, Haye climbed back through the ropes from the apron and beat the count, but his corner smartly threw in the towel with their fighter likely hopelessly behind on the cards at that stage. After being limited to the use of just one leg midway through the all-British grudge match, Haye was up against it and simply couldn't generate the power off his back foot to trouble Liverpool's Bellew. Read More

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Man City through to FA Cup qtr-final

The FA Cup could be City's best chance of a trophy in Guardiola's first season in charge. "One thing is that the club officially says it [that they want me here] and another thing is to tell me". My intention is to remain but we shall see what happens in June. When pressed on whether City have told him they want him to stay, he replied: "No, no". Read More

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Keeping the NFL Combine in Indy, thanks to IU Health

Keeping the NFL Combine in Indy, thanks to IU Health

They can't afford to go into next season with Hill and a post-ACL tear Giovani Bernard as their top backs. This makes more sense when you look at the relationship between weight and 40-yard dash time . "I've just got to go and do my part". That attitude doesn't surprise McCaffrey , but it sounds like he doesn't think that should happen under any circumstances. Read More

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'Dancing With The Stars' 2017 Winner Predictions

Ross will be the reality show's first Major League Baseball player to participate. She's also danced backup to Beyoncé ( Beyoncé! ) and competed on Season 2 of So You Think You Can Dance . She will be joined by fellow TV personality, Nick Viall , who is " The Bachelor " 2017. Rodeo star Bonner Bolton with Sharna Burgess. After spoilers revealed that Nick is joining the " Dancing With The Stars " cast, fans have been anxious that Nick only went on "The Bachelor" to get famous. Read More

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