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Author: 0 Australian Open: Venus and Serena Williams in final

I just feel like no matter what's happened we've both won. "If someone would have told me I'd play in the semis against Stan, never would I have called that one for me". "I felt I was always going to be risky on any given day in a match situation, but obviously as the tournament would progress, maybe I would fade away with energy.

Author: 0 Brad Guzan to join Atlanta United in the summer

Currently United's roster features two goalkeepers: former Kansas City keeper Alec Kann and Greek keeper Alexandros Tabakis. US Men's National Team goalkeeper Brad Guzan has agreed to a move back to the States later this year, joining up with MLS's new expansion team Atlanta United after the Premier League season ends.

Author: 0 Mary Tyler Moore, One of Television's Greatest Actresses

Mary played vivacious housewife Laura Petrie on The Dick Van Dyke Show from 1961 to 1966. She won seven Emmy awards throughout her career and was nominated for an Oscar for her 1980 role as an emotionally detached mother who wishes her younger son had been the one who was accidentally killed instead of her favorite older son in " Ordinary People ".

Author: 0 Dwyane Wade and Jimmy Butler rip Bulls teammates after loss

Dwyane Wade scored 33, making 14 of 24 field goal attempts, for Chicago. Jimmy Butler added 20 points, while Doug McDermott and Cristiano Felicio added 12 off Chicago's bench. He missed his first five shots, but he did give Orlando fits with his five steals while digging down on post players defensively. The Bulls, who have a bad tendency to let inferior teams walk over them, never allowed the Magic to develop any rhythm tonight, and executed their plays down the stretch.

Author: 0 Aston Villa to secure loan deal for Arsenal striker Chuba Akpom?

The transfer is set to be confirmed by the club imminently, with the 28-year-old flying in to the country on Wednesday to undergo a medical. He will add competition at Villa for veteran defender Alan Hutton, giving manager Steve Bruce an interesting selection decision to make in the short term, while in the long term it is expected that Bree will nail down the position as his own.

Author: 0 Federer moves into fourth round at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - the men's quarter-finals are set and we pick our three must-watch matches. . "Tsonga has always been around the top 10". But the stat that stuck out Thursday: Berdych won only 30 percent of his second-serve points. Federer will meet Mischa Zverev , who stunned Murray earlier in the day, for the round of 16 clash. A huge benefit of hitting his spots is that the Swiss maestro has a significant 41 per cent of all his career serves unreturned - which was exactly his ...

Sports James Harrison, Ladarius Green questionable for AFC championship game
Author: 0 James Harrison, Ladarius Green questionable for AFC championship game

Roethlisberger has been relegated to secondary status among National Football League quarterbacks for much of his career, as those conversations centered around Brady and Peyton Manning . The Steelers outgained the Patriots 375-362, but were 1 for 4 in the red zone and Jones finished with only one touchdown and an interception. "I'm just thankful that I've stayed out of the line of fire", Tomlin.

Sports Kerber, Murray, Federer set for Australian Open's 2nd round
Author: 0 Kerber, Murray, Federer set for Australian Open's 2nd round

She will next play either France's Pauline Parmentier or American Coco Vandeweghe, with a potential fourth round clash world number one Angelique Kerber, whom she beat in Rome a year ago, awaiting her. Alison Riske, a Tennessee resident ranked 42nd in the world, upset 20th-seeded Zhang Shuai 7-6 (7), 4-6, 6-1. With the confidence and momentum running in her, Witthoeft continued her good run as she broke Kerber's serve to love in the opening game of the final set to have the early advantage ...

Author: 0 Johanna Konta "Looking Forward To The Challenge" of Caroline Wozniacki

The Dane has only conceded seven games in her opening two matches. Red-hot British No.9 seed Johanna Konta will take on former world No.1 Caroline Wozniacki in one of the feature third-round matches at the Australian Open. Watson will be the more crushed because this was a heaven-sent opportunity to reach the third round and boost her ranking significantly above its disappointing spot in the low eighties.

Author: 0 Carmelo Anthony Breaks Down Game Film With His Son

Anthony reaffirmed to Jackson his desire to remain with the Knicks , a source told ESPN. The relationship between Anthony and Jackson has never been stellar, and this year things have appeared to take a nosedive. "He wants to stay in NY and win in NY". "I don't think that's where any of this is at this point". Before that, the Knicks also lost an nearly sure win game against the Bucks last January 4th.

Author: 0 Isles Fire Head Coach Jack Capuano

Fired on the heels of a 4-0 victory over the Bruins yesterday afternoon, and after a 17-17-8 start to his seventh season behind the Isles bench, Capuano will be replaced by assistant coach Doug Weight on an interim basis, and leaves the Islanders after bringing the team to the postseason in three of his six seasons in town.

Author: 0 China to restrict number of foreigners clubs can field per game

Ex-Manchester City and Man United striker Carlos Tevez became one of the highest paid player in the world when he joined Shanghai Shenhua from Argentina's Boca Juniors. To do so, the country's football association need to develop their own players and they hope their new rules will help. Chinese Super League teams will also have to include two Chinese players aged under 23 in their matchday squads in 2017, with at least one in the starting line-up.

Sports Australia's Marsh out of Pakistan ODIs with shoulder injury
Author: 0 Australia's Marsh out of Pakistan ODIs with shoulder injury

Left-arm fast bowlers Mohammad Amir took 3-47 and Junaid Khan made a comeback to worldwide cricket with an opening burst of two wickets to dismiss Australia for 220 in 48.2 overs. The tourists were 1-135 after 30, but two quick wickets changed the game. Cummins thought he had Shoaib caught behind, but it was overturned on review.

Sports Highlights of Tottenham 4-0 West Brom
Author: 0 Highlights of Tottenham 4-0 West Brom

Dembele has been guilty of coughing up possession in risky areas in previous seasons and trying to do too much in his own half, but Pochettino has clearly worked with the former Fulham man to improve his game. Obviously it's not the same if they don't have Vertonghen, but I think they can. The length of his absence is something else that's hard to say right now.

Sports Antonio Conte - I'm not lying over Diego Costa 'injury'
Author: 0 Antonio Conte - I'm not lying over Diego Costa 'injury'

This is the truth". Without Costa, Chelsea unquestionably lack a target man in their attack but by leaving out-of-favour £33m summer signing Michy Batshuyai on the bench, who could fulfil a similar role, Conte demonstrated he was content to find another way; swapping a focal point for a fluid approach.

Sports Konta Beats Radwanska For Sydney Title
Author: 0 Konta Beats Radwanska For Sydney Title

Konta clinched the Sydney crown without dropping a set and adds the tropy to the title she won in Stanford last summer. With a warning of what was to come, Konta made her first break of the match in the third game. On Thursday, Bouchard, who was trying to win three matches in a row for the first time in almost a year, was overwhelmed by Konta's groundstrokes and strong return of serve.

Sports Floyd Mayweather Says He's The 'Face Of Mixed Martial Arts'
Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather Says He's The 'Face Of Mixed Martial Arts'

After Mayweather pulled in over 4 million buys for his fight with Manny Pacquiao - the all-time record for pay-per-view buys in history - his final bout against Andre Berto was considered a flop with only 350,000 buys on pay-per-view. "If we did Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather , there would be another championship bout as the co-main event and a stacked card just like we did in NY [at UFC 205]", White said.

Author: 0 Duke guard Grayson Allen shoves FSU coach while chasing loose ball

Bacon was just six of 15 from the floor with 13 points and seven turnovers, though he did have six rebounds and five assists, against No. 7 Duke on Tuesday. Bacon scored 29 against No. 12 Virginia, Terance Mann had 22 against No. 21 Virginia Tech, and Xavier Rathan-Mayes had 21 against the Blue Devils. "They just made a run at the end when we were trying to press.

Author: 0 Tom Brady not taking Texans 'damn good defense' lightly

Even though Brady was praising the Texans defense, a lot of people believe this game will be a laugher, and that New England will win easily. "I think this is a day-to-day league", Brady said, via WEEI .com. Brady said that Patriots players will have no problem getting themselves motivated for this one, though. Since 1976, only 10 teams have been favored by two or more touchdowns in an National Football League playoff game.

Author: 0 Cal Fires Head Coach Sonny Dykes

We are continuously evaluating our program and looking for ways to make it better - whether that's through additional academic support, recruiting, facilities, staffing, culture, leadership or anything else that can help our football program succeed.

Sports Zinedine Zidane urges Real Madrid to stretch unbeaten run further
Author: 0 Zinedine Zidane urges Real Madrid to stretch unbeaten run further

Four minutes later and it was four and it was Isco who grabbed his second of the afternoon, tapping home Modric's cross in the 31st minute. This result stretched Real Madrid's lead at the top of La Liga to six points and underlined their standing as the favourites to win the title this season.

Author: 0 World Junior Hockey Championship tonight between Canada and the US

The two teams have met three times in the final with Team USA winning gold twice. In the first semifinal earlier in the day, Anaheim draft pick Troy Terry scored three times in the shootout to help the US advance. It was a riveting, fast-paced battle all game long. The first period was a punch in the gut for the Americans. Canada's Thomas Chabot opened the scoring less than five minutes into the first period, giving the hosts a 1-0 lead.

Author: 0 Thomas fourth among guards in All-Star voting

Cleveland Cavaliers' Lebron James and Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo have significant leads in the Eastern Conference frontcourt portion while Cleverland's Kyrie Irving and Chicago's Dwyane Wade hold the 2 top spots in the backcourt.

Author: 0 No worries about TV blackout for Packers playoff game

One of the most-talked-about matchups for Sunday's game involves Green Bay's receivers and New York's cornerbacks, led by Janoris Jenkins , Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and Eli Apple. If there is any referee that could be considered a good luck charm for the Packers , it probably would be Gene Steratore. Nothing has helped Rodgers' midseason turnaround more than Jordy Nelson's reemergence into a legitimate No.

Sports Conor McGregor Promotes Pegasus World Cup Invitational as The '13th Jockey'
Author: 0 Conor McGregor Promotes Pegasus World Cup Invitational as The '13th Jockey'

You can check out the first short, directed by Frank Coraci ( The Wedding Singer ) below. "That's exactly how I feel", said McGregor at a news conference with his trainer, comedian Jon Lovitz. Conor McGregor is now a go-to name for big money sponsors; he already has huge deals with Budweiser, Reebok, Call of Durty and BSN Supplements. For the story of the "13th Jockey" how did you train for the big race? Mayorga, who has been out of the sport since 2015, after he got knocked out in his ...

Sports Clemson fans excited as Tigers prepare for National Championship
Author: 0 Clemson fans excited as Tigers prepare for National Championship

It has scored nearly as many touchdowns (11) as it has allowed (15). And, yes, the defense scored another touchdown on a Ryan Anderson interception return. I would definitely expect some better numbers going forward beginning next season. "We're a better team than we were this time past year because we have more competitive depth", Swinney said of entire roster.

Sports Texans, Raiders to face off with QB conundrums in wild-card game
Author: 0 Texans, Raiders to face off with QB conundrums in wild-card game

This was the best possible landing spot for the Raiders once the division title faded away on Sunday with the Week 17 loss in Denver to the Broncos. Savage likely would have started if he were healthy. He also fumbled five times this season, although only one was recovered by the opponent. Savage will serve as the backup, provided he completes concussion protocol without any setbacks.

Sports Bournemouth - Arsenal Betting: Expect goals on the south coast
Author: 0 Bournemouth - Arsenal Betting: Expect goals on the south coast

Palace boss Sam Allardyce also complained about the tight scheduling, saying that "I don't know who does the fixtures, but he really needs sacking". "I have to try and find some fresh legs, so let's just focus on Bournemouth and try to get a good result there".

Sports New England Patriots 35-14 Miami Dophins
Author: 0 New England Patriots 35-14 Miami Dophins

The Dolphins had been able to close within 20-14 in the third quarter, but they saw their chances at playing spoiler for the second year in a row start to go up in smoke when Julian Edelman broke a short pass into a 77-yard touchdown. The Patriots can run the ball and they are not dealing with the offensive line issues that plagued them late last season. After a two-point conversion, the Patriots had a 35-14 lead.

Sports Wenger Rules Out Walcott, Welcomes Mustafi, Praises Conte
Author: 0 Wenger Rules Out Walcott, Welcomes Mustafi, Praises Conte

With Arsenal needing three points with pretty much every passing game, this Palace encounter will be another crucial one in their Premier League title hopes, and one man who will not be there to help them try and take the three points at the Emirates will be Walcott.

Sports Melo Ejected After Hitting Sefolosha During Knicks-Hawks Game
Author: 0 Melo Ejected After Hitting Sefolosha During Knicks-Hawks Game

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony was ejected for a flagrant foul during the game against the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday as tempers flared again in the National Basketball Association. That blowout loss occurred after Anthony rested a minor shoulder injury the previous game against Golden State. Later, down three, Kristaps was fouled by Sefolosha while shooting a three with 3.6 seconds left.

Author: 0 Shame To Concede - Slaven Bilic Reflects On West Ham's Thrashing of Swansea

Chris Coleman edged ahead in the race to become the next Swansea City manager, while sacked Bob Bradley admitted he was "p****d off" by his dismissal after only 85 days. "I hope that somewhere along the line I can find another opportunity to challenge myself and keep moving forward". The ex-United States coach was relieved of his duties with the Swans rooted in the relegation zone after 18 games of the Premier League season.

Sports Wenger Downplays the Effects of Apparent Contract Uncertainty
Author: 0 Wenger Downplays the Effects of Apparent Contract Uncertainty

A failure to turn possession into clear-cut chances for large parts of the game so almost cost Arsenal, though they did salvage a deserved victory at the last to put an end to their disappointing recent run of form and remain nine points off top spot in the process.

Sports Alli Brace Inspires Spurs To Big Win Over Saints
Author: 0 Alli Brace Inspires Spurs To Big Win Over Saints

On a lightning fast break, Sissoko played Alli through on goal and while the midfielder fired wide, referee Dean judged his finish to have been spoiled by a Redmond push in the back. Pochettino said there had been no abusive words towards him that day, when an entertaining game ended 2-2 but, when he was put right, he smiled. Redemption would have to wait.

Sports In Case You're Wondering, Amanda Nunes Is Also Fighting At UFC 207
Author: 0 In Case You're Wondering, Amanda Nunes Is Also Fighting At UFC 207

Rousey has one of the best transition games, and even if it's Nunes who forces the fight there, it's only a matter of time before Rousey takes control on the ground. In preparation for the fight, which will be her first in over a year, she has done what can be a called a media blackout, only giving a few quotes before her bantamweight fight against current champion Amanda Nunes.

Sports Smart response gives Celtics Christmas win over Knicks
Author: 0 Smart response gives Celtics Christmas win over Knicks

Smart had enough time to set his feet and drain the uncontested three. "You don't want to lose at all but to lose today, it was a tough loss", Anthony said . Derrick Rose added 25 and Porzingis contributed 22 for NY, which dropped its fourth straight Christmas Day game. The Celtics also played at the Brooklyn Nets in 2012 and lost by two against the Knicks in the season-opener of the 2011-12 lockout-shortened campaign.

Author: 0 Jared Goff cleared to play against 49ers

Kaepernick threw for 257 yards, two touchdowns and one interception, and the encouraging finish is a big takeaway near the end of a trying season in San Francisco. Follow along as we bring you live updates and analysis from the game from kickoff through the final whistle in the comments section below. "I don't know.

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