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by | March 20, 2017 | 13:59

England , who have no plans to replace Antonio, are scheduled to play Germany in a friendly in Dortmund on Wednesday before facing Lithuania at Wembley in a World Cup qualifier on Sunday. Antonio was set to make his global debut this month, and his absence would further weaken the attacking options of England boss Gareth Southgate .

by | March 20, 2017 | 13:58

The Jharkhand and Bengal teams, who were playing in the Vijay Hazare Trophy, were staying at WelcomHotel when a fire broke out on Friday morning. However, the officials stated that there was a misunderstanding with the man who took the phones.

by | March 20, 2017 | 13:36

An ice rink now sits underneath the basketball court at Target Center, the Timberwolves' home arena. Robinson, 50, was drafted by the Blazers in the second round of the 1989 National Basketball Association draft and played eight seasons in Portland.

by | March 20, 2017 | 13:13

D'Angelo Russell had 40 points for the Lakers, but it was not enough to pull off the upset. The Thunder won their fifth straight - the longest current streak in the National Basketball Association - and moved into a tie for fifth place in the Western Conference, pending the result of the Los Angeles Clippers' game against Cleveland later Saturday.

by | March 20, 2017 | 12:55

A group of patients was also treated with a placebo, and the results show that they were more likely to suffer a heart attack than patients taking Repatha . This treatment has not been approved for all kind of patients. The company already has some pay-for-performance deals with payers-including arrangements with Harvard Pilgrim and Cigna-that link the net price of Repatha to expected LDL cholesterol reductions.

by | March 20, 2017 | 12:46

The Gamecocks shot 7-of-35 from the field, and nearly half of those attempts were 3-pointers. Arizona State led by as many as 11 and never trailed at all in the third quarter. Also, shooting around the 50% mark from three-point land helps keep the pressure on clubs while the Blue Devils pull away. One remains, and North Carolina needed an escape act to get past Arkansas and avoid joining Villanova as the biggest upset victims of the tournament.

by | March 20, 2017 | 12:28

You have to make that process and when you arrive in a semifinal, play like a contender, play like you are able to win. Ahead of this weekend's big Premier League clash against Manchester City, Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has been speaking about the future of German midfielder Emre Can.

by | March 20, 2017 | 12:19

When the race restarted on Lap 32, it was still Logano in the lead followed by Larson, Earnhardt Jr., McMurray, Ryan Blaney and Keselowski. Newman won his 18th Cup race but his first since the 2013 Brickyard 400. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Brad Keselowski rounded out the top five. St. Petersburg resident and Grand Prix of St. Petersburg victor Sebastien Bourdais raced with teammates Joey Hand and Dirk Muller in the GT LeMans class, finishing 14 laps back.

by | March 20, 2017 | 11:43

While the latest BCCI constitution takes the voting rights away from powerhouses such as Mumbai and others, it grants the same to a few centers in the North East India, where the sport is not as popular as it is elsewhere. The new constitution also lays down some of the benchmarks of the Lodha ruling. "We need the SC to clarify as to whether the CoA has the power to rewrite the constitution", a former official said.

by | March 20, 2017 | 11:41

Bradman, regarded as one of the greatest batsmen of all time, was dismissed for a duck in his last Test innings at the Oval in 1948 against England , leaving him with an average of 99.94. I thought these boys have put us on the front foot a number of times in these games and that's allowed us to then put other teams under pressure. "We've been chuffed with the results we've had but realism shows us we still have a lot to do", he said.

by | March 20, 2017 | 11:11

Liverpool are determined to make it five consecutive Premier League wins on the spin against Manchester City as they advance their ambitions of a Champions League spot at the expense of Pep Guardiola's side. "There were a few situations where we couldn't defend their quality". "After the Champions League, the last few days at training people were so, so, sad".

by | March 20, 2017 | 11:09

Coleby's inside bucket off a rebound came in a 13-4 second-half run that increased a 54-53 lead at 12:14 to 67-57 with 8:06 to play. Kansas is averaging a whopping 95 points per game in the tourney while Purdue is putting up 80 points per contest.

by | March 20, 2017 | 10:39

Almost an hour and a half after the start of the final day's play of this brilliant third Test against Ranchi , Ishant Sharma got one to tail-in, Renshaw (15, 84b, 1x4) missed, the ball struck his pads and the umpire Ian Gould, after a big appeal, raised that index finger.

by | March 20, 2017 | 10:21

Cheteshwar Pujara and Wriddhiman Saha scored hundreds to gain a formidable lead against Australia. Only Pujara stood strong and made an wonderful century in the match. "Obviously we've got to save the game", he said. "One of the best", Saha said at the press conference. Ahead of their tour of the West Indies in 2016, India's management chose to promote R Ashwin and bat him above their wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha.

by | March 20, 2017 | 09:36

Hopkins will attempt to clean up the mess in Seattle left by Lorenzo Romar, who was relieved of his duties last week. He was expected to replace Boeheim, who turns 73 in November, when the veteran head coach retires after the 2017-18 season.

by | March 20, 2017 | 09:04

Returning the favour, Valencia set up Lukaku for Everton's third in the 90th minute and there was still time for the Belgian to strike again after woeful Hull defending gifted him a tap-in. After Liverpool's 1-1 draw at Manchester City, Everton are six points off the top four in the league table. "Our home form has been really good this season and we look to continue it every time we play at Goodison", he added.

by | March 20, 2017 | 09:02

The Jayhawks have played solid basketball in these first two rounds of the tournament. Jackson, a Detroit native, was heavily recruited by Michigan State , but ultimately chose Kansas because he said the Jayhawks were closer to a national championship.

by | March 20, 2017 | 08:41

Lecomte, who hadn't scored the entire game, scored eight points in 45 seconds to put the Bears up 73-67, and Baylor led the rest of the way. Lecomte stole USC's momentum with his 3-pointer from the top of the arc with 4:40 remaining. Speaking to the media after the game, per ESPN Central Texas' Paul Catalina , Lecomte said he "couldn't hit anything" despite receiving open looks.

by | March 20, 2017 | 08:32

Asked if the 24-year-old is now ready for a competitive debut of fire, however, Rodgers replied: 'I think so. "International football is about technique, speed, mobility and a tactical awareness to play at a high level, and Stuart has good attributes in that area".

by | March 20, 2017 | 08:14

Yelena Isinbayeva's election to a key role within Russia's anti-doping agency (Rusada) has been criticised by the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada). "There remains significant work to do". While denying allegations of state-sponsored, systematic cheating, Putin said his country should acknowledge its anti-doping failures. "We are open to all kinds of inspections", said Kolobkov, speaking after Reedie.

by | March 20, 2017 | 08:13

Pakistan cricket fans have not seen world-class worldwide cricketers play in their nation after the terrorist attack on the Sri Lanka team in 2009. Thousands of troops, backed by air support, patrolled the area. More than 8,000 police officers and soldiers guarded the surroundings of Gaddafi Stadium and the route both teams took to the stadium on the weekend.

by | March 20, 2017 | 07:52

The three starting guards for SC combined for 60 of the team's 93 points against Marquette in the first round . Miami, Fla., scored the game's first 10 points against Michigan State before the eighth-seeded Hurricanes fell by 20. Count on tight defense from both teams. Davis' sixth field goal of the night, a contested layup from the left block, came a minute later and capped a 9-0 Gamecock run that established a 67-57 lead midway through the quarter.

by | March 20, 2017 | 07:20

It is understood that the 27-year-old centre-back was found at his home in the Bluebell Hill Gardens area of the city, in the shadow of the club's Brandywell Stadium, yesterday evening. Tributes poured in from around the Irish football community with players, ex-players, and clubs offering condolences. "Thoughts with his family and friends".

by | March 20, 2017 | 07:15

Liverpool took advantage of Manchester City's tempo dropping from the start of the second half and James Milner gave the Reds the lead in the 51st minute. Philippe Coutinho's form since his return from injury is not a concern for Jurgen Klopp , who is trying to be patient with him. The Reds, who now trail third-placed City by a point, albeit having played a game more than their opponents this weekend, have collected 19 points from their nine games against their top-six rivals so far ...

by | March 20, 2017 | 07:15

The NFL Network reported last week that Cutler could visit the Jets, but that has not happened yet. The Jets are looking for a veteran quarterback to go along with young signal-callers Bryce Petty and Christian Hackenberg. McCown has had a long National Football League career, but he has seldom had success. The veteran journeyman had been a potential target for Dallas via trade past year after Kellen Moore broke his ankle early in camp, though Cleveland's price was too high.

by | March 20, 2017 | 06:53

Michigan State was one of the finalists for Jackson, who also had a lot of showdowns with Michigan State freshman Miles Bridges . "It's huge for us it's huge for the economy, we don't want the Jayhawks to end, got to have the Jayhawks just a little bit longer" John Jones said.

by | March 20, 2017 | 06:23

Miami has also grabbed possession of the eighth playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. The turnaround for the Heat this season is nothing short of phenomenal, but the team still has plenty of work to go. Whiteside had 28 points and 16 rebounds in the first meeting. Whiteside also added to his season totals in the blocks department with one more. Heat point guard Goran Dragic had 12 of his 19 points in the fourth quarter and finished with 10 assists, and Miami shot a season-best 58.8 ...

by | March 20, 2017 | 06:15

Dame Vera has always been a staunch supporter of the British troops, so she was understandably distressed to learn that pigeons - loyal birds who served their country by delivering vital messages during both world wars - are being shipped to the Continent each year before being forced to fly across the hazardous English Channel.

by | March 20, 2017 | 05:16

He did, however, finally produce a significant contribution with a lobbed assist for Valencia to score Everton's 78th-minute second within a minute of coming off the bench before confidently beating Jakupovic twice in added time. "It has felt like an eternity to get back", he added. "I've run it through my head over and over again growing up as a kid so to finally do it I kind of got lost to be honest".

by | March 20, 2017 | 04:25

Durban won the right to host in September 2015, after being the only city left bidding. Late last month Liverpool major Joe Anderson expressed an interest in taking over should Durban's hosting of the event fall through. It was known as the British Empire Games when first staged in 1930. "Having learnt lessons from other events, the SA government had no appetite to issue an open ended guarantee...the expectation that the SA government will have to provide more than what cabinet had ...

by | March 20, 2017 | 04:23

Manchester City will be looking to reduce the gap between them and league leaders Chelsea when they host Liverpool. Pep Guardiola had come in for criticism after City's 3-1 loss at Stade Louis II, but his side will approach back-to-back trips to Arsenal and Chelsea on the back of a seven-game unbeaten run in the league.

by | March 20, 2017 | 04:22

I mean, maybe. Pep is pretty crafty. Liverpool's hopes of winning the Premier League title faded during a poor January but three wins in their last four games have boosted their chances of a top-four finish. "We are one of these sides and that's good". "We had a phase between 50-70 where we had them and didn't close the game". Liverpool head into the worldwide break in fourth place - four points ahead of Manchester United, who have two games in hand.

by | March 20, 2017 | 04:20

Barca's weakness from set-pieces was exposed again a week on from conceding twice from corners in a 2-1 defeat at Deportivo la Coruna when Mangala powered home Dani Parejo's corner to open the scoring. Koke added Atletico's third before Joaquin Correa registered a consolation for Sevilla . The France global delivered a cross from a free kick for Diego Godin to head in the opener in the 37th minute then sent the ball fizzing in off the bar from a set-piece in the 61st while Koke tapped in ...

by | March 20, 2017 | 03:35

We usually win good games, but the bad games and the average games we need to be challenging too. "So of course we want to win titles". "Teams spend a lot of money, not just Manchester City ", Guardiola said. If I knew somebody who could do it better I wouldn't be here. "That is normal. But it can happen for any manager in the world and that sometimes you don't win".

by | March 20, 2017 | 03:07

The standout Kansas freshman proved true to his word in an opening-round 100-62 victory over UC Davis on Friday night, scoring 17 points on 8-of-12 shooting in his return from a one-game suspension for an accumulation of embarrassing incidents.