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Roger Federer stands on the cusp of his 101 ATP title when he takes on John Isner in the final of the Miami Open at the Hard Rock Stadium on March 31. He's in the twilight of his stellar career but has no plans to hang up his racket just yet. "I knew at 3-4, whatever, I knew I wasn't going to win".
  • Ole Gunnar Solskjaer named Manchester United manager on three-year contract

    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer named Manchester United manager on three-year contract

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    With a busy transfer window expected in pre-season, we have identified five players - on top of Matteo Darmian, who is already expected to depart - the new permanent manager should look to move on. "I have dreamt about it and visualised it myself and we have had three months". He has performed the cultural reset, but as he admitted in his news conference Thursday, this is when the hard work really begins.
  • Duke vs. Virginia Tech

    Duke vs. Virginia Tech

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    Barrett shook off an abysmal 1-for-6 opening period with a quick lay-in. He averages 13.6 points, 3.7 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game. But none of those past insignificant Virginia Tech squads or tournament-favorite Duke teams will take the court Friday night.
  • Mick Schumacher, Michael's son, to test Ferrari F1 car

    Mick Schumacher, Michael's son, to test Ferrari F1 car

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    The 19-year-old, who won the European F3 title last year and is a member of Ferrari's young driver academy, will also test Alfa Romeo's new vehicle on the Wednesday. The Italian team has also confirmed another of its academy drivers, Callum Ilott, will test for Alfa Romeo at the post-Spanish Grand Prix tests in May.
  • Mourinho created foundations for Manchester United success - Van Gaal

    Mourinho created foundations for Manchester United success - Van Gaal

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    Van Gaal said: "What I don't like is (Ed) Woodward contacting my successor, knowing in his mind he will replace me and he keeps his mouth shut for six months". "It is defensive, counter-attacking football". Solskjaer seems to have delivered on what United fans have been craving for since the departure of Ferguson in 2013 - front foot, fearless, attacking football, and a never-say-die attitude, which was severely lacking earlier.
  • March Madness coach led UC Irvine in taunting 'Queen' at OR star

    March Madness coach led UC Irvine in taunting 'Queen' at OR star

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    Turner's efforts were ultimately in vain: King scored 13 of his 16 points in the second half, when his Ducks pulled away. OR advances to the Sweet 16 to face No. Amin started it with a 3-pointer and caused two turnovers. Following a pair of Anteater free throws, Brown drilled another 3-pointer on an assist from Sneed to cut the UC-Irvine lead to 63-59 with 4:01 remaining.
  • Manchester United in talks with Sancho

    Manchester United in talks with Sancho

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    Why is he so outspoken about one of United's European rivals? Pogba has shone for United in the second half of the season, notching up nine goals and seven assists under interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer . A report published over the weekend by the Daily Mirror purporting to reveal how much every United player earns, with Pogba said to be on £290,000 per week.
  • Oregon Ducks vs. Wisconsin Badgers 3/22/19, Predictions & Odds

    Oregon Ducks vs. Wisconsin Badgers 3/22/19, Predictions & Odds

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    Wooten was one player who demanded Wisconsin defenders' attention inside and afforded more opportunities for his teammates to get open behind the perimeter. Ashley Bolston had 19 points for the Vikings (25-8), making their first tournament appearance since 2010. Hebard was able to get a lot of one-on-one looks inside and was 7 of 10 in the first half.
  • Mueller has released his report. What's next?

    Mueller has released his report. What's next?

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    No announcement was expected Saturday as Barr and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who appointed Mueller and oversaw much of his work, analyzed the report and labored to condense it into a summary letter of main conclusions. Federal prosecutors, also in NY, have been investigating foreign contributions made to the president's inaugural committee. Mueller on Friday concluded his probe of Russian election interference and possible coordination with Donald Trump's campaign.
  • Genetics expert reckons he can clone Barcelona star Lionel Messi

    Genetics expert reckons he can clone Barcelona star Lionel Messi

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    According Arcadi Navarro, genetic specialist and Head of the European Genome-phenome Archive, producing a double of Messi is a possibility. "Period. Barcelona have fitness concerns over Lionel Messi ahead of their Champions League clash with Manchester United . Messi , who has scored 39 goals in all competitions this season, injured his thigh against Valencia in February and struggled with his fitness in the weeks afterwards.
  • England boss Southgate says Rice's social media post won't affect team standing

    England boss Southgate says Rice's social media post won't affect team standing

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    The emergence of new talent, not least from the young England sides winning global tournaments, is a reason why Southgate wanted to remain with the team after the World Cup. When I first came in this week we had a bit of banter. I'm sure Phil Foden will play tonight. London-born Rice picked up three senior caps for the Republic in friendlies against Turkey, France and U.S.
  • Valtteri Bottas fires expletive to recent critics after Australian Grand Prix win

    Valtteri Bottas fires expletive to recent critics after Australian Grand Prix win

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    His victory and fastest lap in Melbourne has given him the flawless start to the new season, as well as the championship lead for the first time in his career and Bottas admits it's all due to a shift in mentality. In the post race interview, the German admitted that he was baffled by how Lewis was driving and if he was too bored to challenge Bottas for the win.
  • Pogba says Real Madrid is 'a dream club'

    Pogba says Real Madrid is 'a dream club'

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    Pogba reportedly fell out with Mourinho in the early part of the season and lost his place in the starting line-up after being stripped of the vice-captaincy. Pogba has now declared his admiration for his fellow Frenchman, and the Blancos could be tempted to make a play for the Man Utd star in the summer.
  • Steve Smith, David Warner face World Cup test in IPL

    Steve Smith, David Warner face World Cup test in IPL

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    However, assistant coach of the Australia team and three-time World Cup victor Ricky Ponting feels that despite the returns of Warner and Smith, opener Usman Khawaja too deserves a spot in the squad for England and Wales. "I think Australia have just started to believe they can win again and I think other teams are now saying, 'Hang on, Australia might have just found something, '" Warne said.
  • Andreescu shocks Svitolina to reach Indian Wells final

    Andreescu shocks Svitolina to reach Indian Wells final

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    The 18-year-old dropped her racket and fell on her back when Kerber hit a backhand into the net on match point to deliver the tournament wildcard the victory. The Candian first made waves in January when she beat former world number ones Caroline Wozniacki and Venus Williams on consecutive nights in a tune-up event for the Australian Open.
  • Big Boost For Rory McIlroy In World Golf Rankings Following Players Win

    Big Boost For Rory McIlroy In World Golf Rankings Following Players Win

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    But it also validated the upbeat and optimistic demeanor he showcased over the past few weeks, preaching continued patience in the face of Sunday fades and near-misses that had begun to blur together. That path will lead down Magnolia Lane in less than a month, a rocky road fraught with obstacles for McIlroy in years past. That was the first of four unsuccessful attempts to round out the elusive final leg of the career Grand Slam.
  • LeBron James Needs to Make An Effort That He Cares

    LeBron James Needs to Make An Effort That He Cares

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    Frazier added that even if the locker room is strained that you still have to "exude that togetherness" when on the court, as he pointed out that "right now you can see he doesn't really care". Trying to turn a negative into a positive, the second-year star has turned his attention to using his remaining minutes of the 2018/19 Lakers season the season to develop his game further and get some reps up before another long summer.
  • Chelsea boss Sarri calls for more consistency in attack

    Chelsea boss Sarri calls for more consistency in attack

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    Chelsea may well rotate their strongest side into the equation for the weekend, in a push for a top four Premier League finish. The midfield sees Ruben Loftus-Cheek being handed a start alongside Mateo Kovacic and N'Golo Kante, with Jorginho provided a rest and Ross Barkley not risked, for the English worldwide is one yellow card away from suspension .
  • FA Cup semi-finals: Man City v Brighton, Watford v Wolves

    FA Cup semi-finals: Man City v Brighton, Watford v Wolves

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    The Premier League leaders mounted a stunning recovery to overcome the daunting deficit after Sterling and Aguero entered the fray either side of the hour mark but the win was achieved in controversial circumstances with the equaliser and Aguero's victor hotly disputed.
  • Zion Williamson's Duke named No1 overall seed for 2019 NCAA Tournament

    Zion Williamson's Duke named No1 overall seed for 2019 NCAA Tournament

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    North Carolina senior Cameron Johnson was on fire, scoring 14 early points and it seemed like the Tar Heels were in complete control of the game. A detailed view of a basketball during the second round of the 2019 Men's ACC Basketball Tournament at Spectrum Center on March 13, 2019 in Charlotte , North Carolina .
  • Johnny Manziel tries to continue his career in AAF

    Johnny Manziel tries to continue his career in AAF

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    After investigating the matter at hand, and consorting with Manziel's agent, the troubled quarterback was placed on the AAF waiver wire where he was ultimately snatched up by the Memphis Express after the highest seed relinquished their privileges in the process, that being the San Antonio Commanders managed by former Super Bowl Winner Daryl Johnston.
  • MLB, MLBPA Agree To Single Trade Deadline Starting In 2019

    MLB, MLBPA Agree To Single Trade Deadline Starting In 2019

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    Overall, the roster rule changes benefit the Dodgers more than it does most teams. Eliminating one mound visit for the upcoming season isn't going to suddenly make baseball America's Pastime once again, either. Home run derby: The victor now receives $1 million. The All-Star Game Election Day will be a chance for Major League Baseball to market its players.
  • Indian Wells: Rafael Nadal withdraws from Roger Federer semi-final

    Indian Wells: Rafael Nadal withdraws from Roger Federer semi-final

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    The world number two received treatment to the knee during his gruelling quarter-final win over Russia's Karen Khachanov on Friday. World No 2 Nadal took a 5-0 record over the Russian into their match and if the Spaniard extends that dominance it will set up the 39th meeting between him and Federer - their fourth at Indian Wells .
  • Bangladesh cricketers arrive home after Christchurch massacre

    Bangladesh cricketers arrive home after Christchurch massacre

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    When he was asked whether or not there were any suspicions that the attacker was aware of the presence of the team there and even deliberately targeted them, Isam said that he did not think so. The Bangladesh Vs New Zealand test match was also called off due to the New Zealand mosque attacks . Bangladesh's coach, former England wicketkeeper Steve Rhodes, said: "Obviously the whole experience has cut up the whole team and staff".
  • Robert Lewandowski Blames Bayern Munich's Tactics for Champions League Exit to Liverpool

    Robert Lewandowski Blames Bayern Munich's Tactics for Champions League Exit to Liverpool

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    His statistics are even better when restricted to the Premier League with 17 shut-outs in 30 matches, which has allowed Klopp's side to take on Manchester City head-to-head as they trail the defending champions by just a point. "They have won the Premier league, they have won the FA Cup , won the League Cup but they haven't quite got the Champions League trophy". I don't think we want to play each other in the next round but we'll see who we get.