• Rory McIlroy pleased with progress after moving into Bay Hill mix

    Rory McIlroy pleased with progress after moving into Bay Hill mix

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    Four-time major champion McIlroy , who needs only a Masters green jacket to complete a career Grand Slam, birdied two of the last three holes to fire 67. "I'm going to have to probably get a little bit of help, but my responsibility is to go out and shoot a low one first". Stenson played bogey-free for a 3-under 69 and goes into the weekend with another shot at winning Bay Hill.
  • Edmonton joins Canadian contingent in bid to host 2026 FIFA World Cup

    Edmonton joins Canadian contingent in bid to host 2026 FIFA World Cup

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    While the federal government is backing the city, on Thursday the Alberta government said it would not throw its financial support behind Edmonton's participation in the joint bid . The Bay Area is thrilled at possibility of welcoming the world to a united and inclusive celebration of football in Levi's Stadium, offering an advanced and existing stage on which the world's best players will compete.
  • England 'desperate' to attend World Cup despite Russian Federation tensions

    England 'desperate' to attend World Cup despite Russian Federation tensions

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    Nick Pope also of Burnley and Bournemouth's Lewis Cook are also selected. Gareth Southgate has announced his England squad for the upcoming friendlies against the Netherlands and Italy , and there are a few suprises. " He is an important member of the squad so we wanted to keep him involved ", the coach proclaimed. "We don't know how the next eight to ten weeks will pan out for all of our goalkeepers ." .
  • Thakur, Pandey star as India beats Sri Lanka in tri-series T20

    Thakur, Pandey star as India beats Sri Lanka in tri-series T20

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    Danushka Gunathilaka (17) gave a blistering start to the innings with his seven-ball knock as Sri Lanka raced to 24 for naught in two overs. I have done this previously for other teams including Mumbai. India captain Rohit Sharma (R) and his deputy Shikhar Dhawan take part in a training session at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo yesterday ahead of today's tri-series fixture against Bangladesh .
  • March Madness: UNC Greensboro's upset bid ends on physics-defying miss

    March Madness: UNC Greensboro's upset bid ends on physics-defying miss

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    Halftime-Gonzaga 32-23. 3-Point Goals-UNC Greensboro 3-22 (Galloway 1-2, Kuiper 1-4, Alonso 1-7, Troy 0-2, Smith 0-7), Gonzaga 5-23 (Perkins 2-7, Norvell 2-8, Kispert 1-2, Hachimura 0-1, Tillie 0-2, Melson 0-3). But UNC Greensboro's shooting wasn't any better - they shot 41.8% from the floor, were just 3/22 from three, and shot 50% from the charity stripe. And when the Bulldogs answered with a jumper from redshirt junior guard Josh Perkins with 51.8 seconds left, UNC-Greensboro would never ...
  • Re-signing Solder is the Pats' top priority

    Re-signing Solder is the Pats' top priority

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    The Giants have reportedly signed Nate Solder away from the New England Patriots to be their new left tackle, shoring up a problem position. Per multiple sources , the New York Giants are expected to sign offensive tackle Nate Solder, thus ending his tenure in New England.
  • American Idol Auditions Continue with High Notes and Tears

    American Idol Auditions Continue with High Notes and Tears

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    Now he's able to walk with the help of crutches. "I think if you ain't careful you might win American Idol ", Luke admitted. Both Lionel and Luke rushed to Katy's aid as she struggled to get up off the floor. Construction worker and singer-songwriter Trevor Holmes auditioned next, announcing his crush on Perry right off the bat. He gets a ticket to Hollywood.
  • Club president invades pitch with gun

    Club president invades pitch with gun

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    When PAOK will have the opportunity to remedy that slump is now anyone's guess after Deputy Minister of Sport George Vassiliadis announced all matches would be suspended until further notice. PAOK Salonika went on to be declared the victor after the referee reversed his decision two hours after the game and allowed the goal . PAOK was initially deducted three points for the abandonment, but had the sanction overturned on appeal.
  • Anthony Davis posts triple-double with 10 blocks vs. Jazz

    Anthony Davis posts triple-double with 10 blocks vs. Jazz

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    The Pelicans' five-time All-Star forward Davis, who missed Friday's loss with a sprained left ankle, practiced lightly on Saturday and feels he could be ready for the 4 p.m. Since Cousins went down on January 26, Davis has taken his game to astronomical levels in leading the Pelicans' charge for the playoffs. New Orleans star Anthony Davis had his first career triple-double with 25 points, 11 rebounds and 10 blocked shots in the loss.
  • What's new about the 2018 NCAA Selection Show

    What's new about the 2018 NCAA Selection Show

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    Selection Sunday is finally here. And yet, it's hard to imagine there weren't some sighs of relief in the NCAA offices when some bubble teams' names were left out of the field. But that doesn't mean there won't be a few questions. Heck, the National Basketball Association has taken steps to cut back on the number of back-to-back games.