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Dugan injury sours Roos' rout of Kiwis

Nearly one year after breaking a three-game losing streak against the Kiwis in Newcastle, a crowd of 18,535 watched the home side make it five straight wins against the world No2. Fantastic fast hands from Australia , in the third minute after the restart, allowed Jake Trbojevic to cross off a superb but risky no-look Cooper Cronk pass.

Danny Willett: 'My body & mind need a rest'

Visibly struggling, Willett withdrew and took to Twitter on Friday night to explain to his 117,000 followers why he did so, before adding that after some disappointing results, his "body and mind need a rest". "I hit a couple of tee shots practising on Monday and just didn't feel right and I've been getting treatment on it", McIlroy told Sky Sports. "It feels more like a muscle strain so I'm going to get an MRI scan on Monday after the tournament and I might have to rest for a week or two".

Aaron Hernandez murder conviction thrown out by judge

Bristol County District Attorney Thomas Quinn III said he will appeal the ruling to the state Supreme Judicial Court. Prosecutors sought to prevent the abatement , arguing that Hernandez's suicide was a deliberate forfeiture of his appeal.

Sharma, Ashwin named in India's Champions Trophy squad

India's cricket board on Sunday approved the country's participation in the Champions Trophy, ending speculation about the team staying away from the tournament because of a financial dispute with the International Cricket Council. "We will groom him for the future". Spinner Ashwin is picked despite missing the Indian Premier League due to a hernia problem, while Sharma has returned from a thigh injury to captain the in-form Mumbai Indians.

Colorado gets another home run from Mark Reynolds

Anderson obliged - after a shaky beginning. The left-hander tied a career-high with 10 strikeouts. It was quite a turnaround from his last outing, also against Arizona. It will be hard for NY (18-9) to follow up Brett Gardner's three-run homer in the top of the ninth inning to storm past the Cubs (16-13), but the Yankees are playing great baseball right now.

Twins CF Buxton pulled as precaution after hitting wall

But the A's are averaging only a little over one home run per game - Wednesday's came from Yonder Alonso , a two-run shot in the third - while averaging more than 10 strikeouts per game. Santana (5-0) lowered his ERA to 0.66 for the season and has allowed one run or fewer and gone at least six innings in all six of his starts. "I just wanted to keep the team in the game", Cotton said.

Eric Bailly could face extended ban after Europa League dismissal

The boys gave everything they had. "We gave a hard match to our opponent". It would be incredible. The game was emotional for everyone. But Facundo Roncaglia reduced the lead with five minutes remaining before being sent off following a shoving match with Bailly.

England in World Cup Pool of Death again

The other eight teams will be made up of qualifiers. When asked about France, Jones said: "They've really improved over the last two years and they're certainly a unsafe team". The Lelos will play in Pool D of the tournament, which also includes Australia and Wales. England were pushed out from 4/1 to to win the World Cup following the draw.

Clevinger, 4 Indians relievers combine to one-hit Royals

Tomlin pitched seven strong innings, allowing one run and only three hits. After a fourth straight hit, this one a single from catcher Salvador Perez on a 3-0 pitch, the Indians went to the bullpen and pulled Salazar for left-handed specialist Boone Logan.

Cardinals announce signing of QB Gabbert to 1-year deal

Now the Cardinals have Drew Stanton and Zac Dysert on their roster to back up Palmer. Before landing with the 49ers, he spent three seasons with the Jaguars and between the two teams has thrown for 7,351 yards, 38 touchdowns and 37 interceptions while completing 56 percent of his passes.

After EPL title, Conte sets sights on FA Cup

To go through a season with more than half a team being worthy of an 8/10 mark is a good starting point for any potential champions, and Chelsea have sailed toward meeting that criteria. DF Gary Cahill, 8 - Robust performance from Chelsea's skipper, who has stepped up to the mark time and time again this season. Tottenham's nine-game winning streak in the spring put some pressure on the Blues , but their quality ultimately triumphed.

Chelsea wins Premier League title on Batshuayi's late goal at West Brom

Since switching over to the back three - a formation that other managers in the EPL have eventually ended up going for as well - Chelsea have been a different beast, a beast that's now won two Premier League titles in three seasons. Asked if he thought Conte could go on to build a dynasty, former Chelsea midfielder Lampard said: "I think so". In terms of distance covered, he is way behind Tottenham Hotspur's Kyle Walker (272km to 312km from 32 games), while he also trails Everton's Séamus ...

Arsenal make assurances ahead of mammoth £85m attacker move

Nevertheless, with previous suggestions that Wenger visited Mbappe last summer to try and convince him to join Arsenal coupled with their ongoing interest and these latest developments, there may well be an outside chance of a shock transfer but it's hard not to see the likes of Madrid and United being in pole position for the French global.

Fuel tanker gas leak in Delhi puts 30 school pupils in hospital

According to multiple reports, the number of girls affected were around 100. The school's vice-principal, Renu Rampal, said students from classes located on the first, second and third floors complained of uneasiness. "We made calls to police as well as the hospital about the incident after which the girls were rushed to hospital", she said. Police said that a total of 487 victims were taken to hospital till afternoon.

Proud Dyche delights in defying doubters as Burnley all but seal survival

Sean Dyche believes Burnley's board have been vindicated with their decision to stick by him now that their Premier League survival has essentially been confirmed. " Burnley certainly are one of those". West Brom's ended a goal-drought of 530 minutes in the Premier League. Player ratingsBurnley: Tom Heaton 6, Matt Lowton 5, Kevin Long 6, James Tarkowski 5, Stephen Ward 6, George Boyd 6, Jeff Hendrick 6, Ashley Westwood 7, Scott Arfield 6, Ashley Barnes 7, Sam Vokes 8.

Reese Witherspoon bonds with 3 male housemates in "Home Again" teaser

Things get really insane when Alice's ex-husband, played by Michael Sheen, returns to the picture. "Just What I Needed" provides the flawless anthem for the mixed-up, modern family on display here. "I'm not in love with her", says one of the young filmmakers. "Like her face and her personality". Her mom, Nancy Meyers , is the director behind hits like Something's Gotta Give and It's Complicated , as well as the writer of Private Benjamin .

Saul Alvarez to take on unbeaten Gennady Golovkin

The Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin mega fight is something most have been waiting on though negotiations bogged down each time . Only the venue is undetermined. I would've attacked more I would've been countered by his punches. From the very beginning of the fight, Canelo, the smaller fighter, pushed Chavez all over the ring , utilizing the jab to perfection and holding Chavez's offense to a minimum.

Spurs rout Rockets, advance to West finals

Well, not so this time. His fifth season as a Rocket ended with 55 regular season wins, with a trip to the conference semifinals, and e likes the direction that they are headed, Thursday night's loss not withstanding. "They played well. Moved the ball extremely well and made shots". The gut-feeling answer is a resounding "no". "I really just didn't have a rhythm at the beginning of the game", said Harden, who averaged 28.5 points and 8.5 assists during the playoffs.

Antonio Conte: 'We deserve to win the Premier League'

This is my first season in England in a tough Championship. The most important thing is to write the history of the club. Inter are also expecting a definitive answer from Conte regarding their proposal after the FA Cup final this month. Chelsea eventually recovered to finish tenth as 5,000/1 pre-season outsiders Leicester City completed a remarkable title triumph. "It's not important where you win, it's important to win", he added.

Antonio Conte lauds Chelsea after wrapping up title at West Brom

But we have to organise a good lunch or a dinner to excuse me for the whole season'. "People have written us off as a team and individually and this has shut them up". We have also another target to try to reach. We lost to Arsenal and then we went on an unbelievable run. They have displayed power, strength, organisation and consistency, with moments of brilliance sprinkled like stardust by Hazard and Cesc Fabregas.

Tyson Fury: 'April bout with Anthony Joshua already in place'

Tyson Fury claims that boxing promoter Eddie Hearn has already booked Wembley Stadium for an all-British heavyweight bout against Anthony Joshua in April 2018. That is according to Fury who is targeting a return to boxing this year after 18 months on the sidelines due to health issues. The Manchester fighter has admitted to taking cocaine to help with depression, but denies taking any performance-enhancing substances.

The next Brazilian wonderkid destined for Real Madrid

Flamengo has reportedly accepted a €45 million offer from Los Blancos with Vinicius Jr set to join La Liga giants in 2018 when he turns 18. A report by the same outlet ( Marca ) couple of days back quoted an unnamed Real Madrid official saying, "We had to close the deal for Vinicius " with the Real Madrid hierarchy trying to avoid the mistakes they made with the signing of Neymar .

Infantino slams racist 'idiots,' to speak to victim Muntari

Muntari was booked for complaining about racist abuse during a match at Cagliari and subsequently suspended, although that sanction was later lifted. The midfielder vowed he would walk off again if faced with the same situation and warned racism is " everywhere and getting worse ".

Juventus midfielder Mehdi Benatia cuts interview short after 'racist insult'

The programme presenter then said there were "technical problems" while another panelist said the insult had come from someone in the stadium. "Following the unpleasant incident which took place during my interview with the Rai Sport channel after the match against Torino , I have to confirm what I heard in the earpiece", Benatia said in a statement on Sunday.

Trump on Twitter: 'Everybody' Has Better Healthcare Than US

The next comment Trump made, however, amused Sen. While the Australian government spent 9 percent of its GDP on health care, the U.S. spent almost double that - 17 percent. " He was simply being complimentary of the prime minister". Just before his departure for the airport Mr Turnbull repeatedly used one word to describe the Australian-US relationship: family.

Nadal's debut in Madrid delayed because of ear infection

Barcelona was important for me to get three matches in three days", Murray said. "On Friday I woke up at three in the morning with pain, a discomfort I had never felt before", the 14-times grand slam victor told a news conference yesterday.

Fowler again helps Cardinals rally to beat Marlins, 7-5

He ties the score with a base hit to left for 2 RBI. Nonetheless, it's surprising he has come on so. fast. "They were determined to make something happened", manager Mike Matheny said. BREWERS 7, RED SOX 4 Top of the order hitters Keon Broxton and Eric Thames had two hits each and set the tone in a four-run fifth inning, leading host Milwaukee to a victory over Boston.

Celtic moving out of Rangers' reach

The 37-year-old attacker, who signed a new one-year deal on Friday which takes him to 2018, admitted to being "bored" talking about Rangers needing to be more competitive and pointed to the table to help make his point. By rights, they should have stacked up more goals before the break. "He'll want to get to the summer to get his own players in". 'I know there's not been a transfer window yet but you can always judge what a manager gets out of players in that short period of time.

SHOWCASE - Arsenal manager Wenger refuses to give up on top four

The attitude and performances from certain players have recently outraged Gunners supporters, and manager Arsene Wenger's future is still hanging in the balance. We've got a great squad, a real togetherness, and we're going in the right direction, so we've got to make sure we continue that and don't get carried away - even this season, don't get carried away.

NHL Stanley Cup Odds Shift After Sidney Crosby Concussion

Ovechkin admitted that watching Crosby go down was hard to watch. Justin Schultz scored the game-winner on the power play with 8:36 remaining in the second. Lets stop making excuses for the Washington Capitals . "It'll be fun to watch Geno now, knowing him, knowing what he can do out there", goalie Marc-Andre Fleury said Tuesday.

Odorizzi, 2 homers help Rays beat Blue Jays 6-1

After Kevin Pillar hit a one-out double to left, he was brought home two batters later by Russell Martin , who smacked a single to left off Cobb, who gave up four hits over eight innings. "We see those guys all the time so you have to keep changing things up on them". He didn't make his originally anticipated rehab start over the weekend but will throw a bullpen session Sunday instead.

Spurs vs. Rockets in Western Conference finals begins Sunday

But the theory (or at least mentioning the theory) wasn't limited to random hoop heads disappointed by the lackadaisical effort from one of the NBA's best players. Despite the uninspiring performance, general manager Daryl Morey said that Harden's struggles on Thursday night shouldn't negate what he accomplished this season.

Joan Benoit Samuelson '79 On Hand as Kipchoge Runs World's Fastest Marathon

We are going up the tree". Despite narrowly missing the mark, Kipchoge said he believed it was possible and that he could make another attempt. It is not an official world record, however, due to rules regarding pace-setting. Andrew Bumbalough acknowledged that he could not maintain the pace for an entire marathon. "Today, I have learned that the impossible is possible".

Real survive early Atletico onslaught to reach final

Ramos and Higuain were team-mates at the Bernabeu for six seasons, during which time they helped Real win three LaLiga titles, but they will be on opposing sides at the Millennium Stadium and the Spain worldwide has assured no quarter will be given.

Novak Djokovic through to Madrid Open final after Kei Nishikori withdrawal

The pair will meet for the 50th time on Saturday in one of the most exciting showdowns tennis has ever seen. It was Nadal's tour-leading 32nd victory. Nishikori said he will try to recover in time to play in Rome next week and then in the French Open at the end of the month. Last month, Nishikori, the world number eight, was also forced to withdraw from the Barcelona Open due to the injury.