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by | March 19, 2017 | 23:12

Victor Wanyama almost doubled Tottenham's lead when his long-range effort cannoned off a post. When they establish control, successful teams think first of retaining it. Christian Eriksen believes Ronald Koeman's side were cautious in their approach. To be fair to Lukaku he was playing in a team that was set up to destroy and counter, while Spurs were on the front foot for the majority of the game and Kane was involved much more than his striking counterpart.

by | March 19, 2017 | 22:32

Mark Hughes has admitted that he held talks with out-of-favour Chelsea defender John Terry about a possible move to Stoke City. With the teams level after 70 minutes, Conte - who was without star forward Eden Hazard due to a reported muscle injury - changed his much-vaunted 3-4-3 formation to a 4-2-3-1 and Chelsea responded by upping the pressure to force a late victor.

by | March 19, 2017 | 22:29

Meals on Wheels America , the umbrella organization for 5,000 providers of home-delivered meals for seniors, said on Saturday that online donations have surged since the White House released a proposed budget that could lead to a big drop in its funding.

by | March 19, 2017 | 22:29

Unfortunately, City usually get the better end of the deal come the end of the season, but the Reds need to reverse that trend this season. Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp said that the "little disappointment" he felt after losing a lead in Sunday's 1-1 Premier League draw at Manchester City will have given way to satisfaction with a point by Monday.

by | March 19, 2017 | 22:22

Andersen stopped Patrick Kane alone in the extra frame. Ryan Hartman scored the victor with 17 seconds remaining in OT and John Hayden notched his first career National Hockey League goal to help the Hawks sweep a three-game trip and increase their Central lead to five points.

by | March 19, 2017 | 21:16

Instead he headed back to Teesside on Wednesday evening in an attempt to prevent things unravelling as disastrously as Boro's Premier League form, in which the team have gone 10 games without a win, scoring only three goals and dropping to second bottom.

by | March 19, 2017 | 21:15

Both teams played well in the first half with Louisville getting the upper hand late. The Wolverines used a 45-point second half to shock the Cardinals in Indianapolis . They gave up 88 points to Wake Forest and 81 to Duke at the end of the season. "So, really a great team". Wagner sent in a rainbow three from the left side, giving MI a 58-55 edge with under seven minutes to play.

by | March 19, 2017 | 20:30

The second half was a different story as nerves settled in for fans when Villanova took the lead but a strong finish by the Badgers ended with a huge win and they are off to the Sweet 16. Jevon Carter led the Mountaineers with 24 points, matching a season high. "To me, there's no dishonor in losing in this tournament", Villanova coach Jay Wright said.

by | March 19, 2017 | 20:17

The rescheduled game took place in the neutral venue of Osnabrueck. Having scored his first Champions League goal in a 4-0 victory over Benfica last Wednesday, the 18-year-old Pulisic made the breakthrough 12 minutes into the second half to set Dortmund on its way in the postponed quarterfinal.

by | March 19, 2017 | 19:31

When asked if he wanted the job on a permanent basis, Agnew insisted he was exclusively focused on Sunday's match but added taking charge of the first team was a "massive opportunity" and that he had "served [his] time" as an assistant, having worked under Karanka for two and a half years.

by | March 19, 2017 | 19:14

The Manchester United manager travels to the Riverside Stadium today with an extra incentive to win the Premier League match after the sacking of Karanka, his assistant for three years at Real Madrid. "It's very hard for my players to get injuries and obviously Pogba's injury was due to an accumulation of fatigue". In the second half immediately he felt he couldn't carry on, so even a physical monster like him felt it.

by | March 19, 2017 | 19:12

Baylor play 11th-seeded USC on Sunday (Monday AEDT) in the second round. "The personal experience of going home after one game, not having a chance to advance, I know that hurt them like it hurt all of us coaches". "They made their run, and it was our job to come back and make our own run". The New Mexico State Aggies are shooting 33.4 percent from beyond the arc and 70.9 percent from the free throw line.

by | March 19, 2017 | 18:55

JC Penney announced Friday that it will close its store at the Berkshire Mall in Lanesborough just north of Pittsfield. Marvin Ellison, chairman and chief executive officer of JCPenney, previously said the closings are part of a plan to optimize JCPenney's national retail operations to allow the company to return to profitability.

by | March 19, 2017 | 18:51

On Tuesday, they could have covered the upper deck of Petco Park with a tarp and still had plenty of seats left over. The U.S. fell into an early hole when the Domican Republic scored two runs in the first inning but tied the score in the third inning on Ian Kinser's fielder's choice and Christian Yelich's double.

by | March 19, 2017 | 18:17

Australia head coach Darren Lehmann said here on Sunday that his team was looking to save the Test. It was tough to lose two wickets tonight. "But once the ball gets a little bit softer it plays pretty well, so there's no real demons in the track".

by | March 19, 2017 | 18:15

Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? "I can only assure (people) they are going to play the way I want". Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said he is happy for his team to win "ugly" during the remainder of the Premier League season if it brings results such as the fortunate 2-1 victory over Burnley at Anfield last Sunday (Mar 12).

by | March 19, 2017 | 17:40

Along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah, various Chief Ministers of BJP ruled states are invited to attend the swearing-in ceremony. Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi and Home Minister Rajnath Singh. The first involved "love jihad" where he exhorted Hindu men to marry 100 Muslim women if one Hindu woman was forcibly converted.

by | March 19, 2017 | 17:25

Star freshman guard Lonzo Ball went down with a bruised hip against the No. 14 seed Kent State Golden Flashes. "I think it will be a really good test for us". Alford also said he expected reserve forward Ike Anigbogu to play after having sat out the last game with a sprained left foot. To get ready for those games they, as they have had to do all year, need to improve their defense .

by | March 19, 2017 | 17:00

In retaliation, he asked UCLA to take his name off the About Us section of the school's site regardless if it's a serious violation or not, and even threatened them that he will pull Lonzo out of the program and try to win the NCAA championship on their own.

by | March 19, 2017 | 16:46

At a critical point in the second half of a very close game, official blew a call against Gonzaga that should have been interference. But once the second half rolled around, Northwestern backed up its talk about belonging, its talk about believing it can compete with anyone, its talk about being so confident and wanting to win the whole thing.

by | March 19, 2017 | 16:24

Power forward Paul Millsap was a late scratch for the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday due to left knee tightness. Ersan Ilyasova tallied 23 points. Tim Hardaway, Jr . Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer immediately called a timeout, charged onto the court and confronted Howard, apparently about the center's lack of defense on the play.

by | March 19, 2017 | 16:11

One judge scored it a draw and Rungvisai got a 114-112 margin on the other two cards. There were almost 2,000 punches thrown in this one, with Gonzalez landing 441 of 1,013 and Rungvisai 284 of 940. Carmona was surprisingly effective in the middle rounds after being dominated early, so much so that the crowd booed the decision. Gonzalez, in his 16th world title fight, became a world champion in his fourth weight division in September by taking a unanimous decision victory over Cuadras.

by | March 19, 2017 | 15:11

They met with the survivors and heard how the attacks impacted their lives. Later in the day, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attended a black-tie dinner and reception hosted by Edward Llewellyn , Britain's ambassador to France, at the British Embassy.

by | March 19, 2017 | 14:54

Both clubs had leads from last weekend's first leg matches at home in the second round of Africa's secondary club tournament, with Djoliba 2-0 up over Egypt's Al Masry and Onze Createurs having a single goal advantage over Rayon Sports from Rwanda.

by | March 19, 2017 | 14:20

Ranchi (Jharkhand)[India], Mar. 19 (ANI): All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja struck twice on Day Four to put India under control of the ongoing third Test of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy here at the Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) International Stadium here on Sunday.

by | March 19, 2017 | 13:56

Again, Collins has to know better than to put himself in position to draw a technical foul then, but he wouldn't have been in that position had the officials just made the right call! This resulted in a technical foul, and Gonzaga's Nigel Williams-Goss drained the two ensuing free throws.

by | March 19, 2017 | 13:48

While at Madison Square Garden to support one of his Irish countrymen's boxing matches on Friday night, McGregor identified September as a date for this prospective matchup with Mayweather . Mayweather has begun actively pursuing a clash with McGregor, stating that he will come out of retirement to face him. The T-Mobile Arena has reportedly provisionally reserved on June 10 suggesting that the Las Vegas fight Mayweather was hoping for will happen.

by | March 19, 2017 | 13:38

North Dakota Fighting Hawks guard Geno Crandall (0) shoots against the Arizona Wildcats during the first half Thursday in the first round of the NCAA tournament at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City . Arizona was bigger and outscored the Fighting Hawks 54-34 in the paint. The Hawks started strong again in the second half, making 4 of their first 7 from the field but Arizona didn't cool down as the Wildcats were 4 of 5.

by | March 19, 2017 | 13:25

The talks have become more serious now, with Mayweather confirming that he will come out of retirement to fight "The Notorious" in a boxing match. I'm going to step in there and shock the whole [expletive] world. Following Conlan's victory in New York, McGregor was asked the inevitable question about Mayweather and he revealed that things are getting close. "You'll hear about it".

by | March 19, 2017 | 13:13

The 33-year-old Taylor retired hurt in New Zealand's first innings while on eight, but returned at number 11 to support Neil Wagner as the hosts eked out a 33-run lead. "The test has asked questions of both sides and both have stood up reasonably well". The loss of Taylor means captain Kane Williamson is New Zealand's sole batting figurehead and "if we get through him we can put some real pressure on their batters".

by | March 19, 2017 | 13:07

San Antonio enters play at 52-15 on the year and in second place in the Western Conference. Kawhi Leonard is averaging 26.4 points and 3.5 assists while LaMarcus Aldridge is averaging 17.3 points and 7.4 rebounds. Zach Randolph added 18 points and 7 rebounds. Memphis averages just 101.4 points per game on offense this season while allowing 100.4 on defense. The Sacramento Kings and San Antonio Spurs meet Sunday in National Basketball Association action at the AT&T Center.

by | March 19, 2017 | 13:04

He has faced 548 balls this Test match for his 140 and 89 - the most balls faced by a visiting batsman in a Test in New Zealand - and has held the first and seconding innings' together for the Proteas in challenging conditions. Elgar described his first innings slog - where he scored a hundred - as "one of the toughest" of his career and he had high praise for the New Zealand bowlers.

by | March 19, 2017 | 13:02

When you combine that story with Mayweather "officially" ending his retirement , along with his statement that he wants to fight McGregor in June, it looks as if there's something brewing here! "He signs the paper with the UFC and we fight in June".

by | March 19, 2017 | 12:38

Lamenting the errors that saw Italy worldwide Eder and Croatia midfielder Ivan Perisic, three times, fail to make the most of late chances, Pioli admitted Inter's European bid is now compromised. Belotti may not have got on the scoresheet but he helped set up Torino's second with a cross-field pass to Juan Iturbe, who pulled back for Acquah to curl into the top left corner in the 59th.

by | March 19, 2017 | 12:28

He isn't sure if he'll miss any playing time . He had just tried to dunk over Rudy Gobert (with his right hand) and also collided with Gobert on Utah's next possession. ESPN's Ramona Shelburne pointed out that the two teams that have won the past two National Basketball Association championships were nearly definitely sending a message to the league by resting players for ABC games.