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by | March 21, 2018 | 04:44

Del Potro was down 5-4 and a match point in the final set against 20-time grand slam champion Federer , who was on the cusp of a record sixth title at Indian Wells . "So I couldn't afford to lose points based on nerves, and I had to keep making the right decisions". "I can not believe this moment", he said of his BNP Paribas Open victory.

by | March 21, 2018 | 04:07

Other Eagles in camp are Joel Obi, John Ogu, Ogenyi Onazi, Uche Agbo, Wilfred Ndidi, Ahmed Musa, Moses Simon, Odion Ighalo , Kelechi Iheanacho and Victor Moses. The pre-World Cup friendly match between Nigeria and the Polish national team, who are ranked 8th in the recently released FIFA Ranking, will kick off at 8:45pm Nigerian time.

by | March 21, 2018 | 04:04

Karachi, Islamabad, Quetta, and Peshawar qualified as the top-four while Lahore and Multan faced the wrath of elimination. Islamabad United will be battling out their remaining fixtures of the HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL ) without regular captain Misbah-ul- Haq who has been ruled out by a hairline fracture on his wrist.

by | March 21, 2018 | 03:45

Chelsea are now in fifth place and trail Tottenham by five points ahead of the two sides' clash at Stamford Bridge on April 1st. Manchester United could reportedly make a swoop on Chelsea for the second successive summer, this time for Marcos Alonso .

by | March 21, 2018 | 03:17

The former Real Madrid and Chelsea manager is planning a clear out after the end of the season, reports the ESPN . Here's what Roy Keane had the say about Pogba in recent weeks . "He has a different style, he has his own style". His issues are clearly not tactical and as Jose has claimed he's talented enough to play in any role that is given to him whether a 4-2-3-1 or a 4-3-3.

by | March 21, 2018 | 03:15

In a report containing a detailed breakdown of the RSC's gender pay gap, chief executive Robert Parker said the organisation is "committed to gender equality and inclusion". A review of around 300 employees' pay by external counsel, commissioned by Channel 4, found no evidence of a systematic equal pay problem at the broadcaster.

by | March 21, 2018 | 02:43

Ebersol is the son of Dick Ebersol , who was Vince McMahon's partner in the previous iteration of the XFL . Billed as "a shift in the way we approach professional sports", the eight-team league is going for a fan-friendly vibe with free streaming of games, integrated fantasy football elements and greater interactivity.

by | March 21, 2018 | 02:30

The move came the same day Jacksonville parted ways with receiver Allen Hurns to save $7 million. The Jaguars released veteran tight end Marcedes Lewis after 12 seasons to save $3.5 million in salary-cap space. He crossed the century mark in only one game in 2017-18, a five-catch, 101-yard outing against the rival Indianapolis Colts in Week 8. Cole, an undrafted free agent from Kentucky Wesleyan, caught 42 passes for 748 yards and three touchdowns.

by | March 21, 2018 | 02:28

Vera Songwe, the Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission in Africa, said that the agreement will create many new trade opportunities in industrial products, rather than the commodities on which Africa's economies have become too dependent.

by | March 21, 2018 | 01:57

Thanks to Sabbir, Bangladesh finished on 166/8 off their 20 overs. "Our bowlers have to take more wickets in the Powerplay overs". The Nidahas Trophy is a T20 cricket tournament which is played between India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.

by | March 21, 2018 | 01:51

This will be the second time that the Minnesota Vikings will play the opening game of the NFL season since the decision to move the NFL Kickoff Game to prime time in 2002. After being acquired in a trade with the Broncos to back up free agent windfall recipient Kirk Cousins , the newest Vikings quarterback was grateful to be with a victor.

by | March 21, 2018 | 01:50

People aren't taking posts that suggest violence lightly these days, especially when they're made shortly after the Parkland, Florida shooting. He also tagged some current National Football League players who bullied him in the past, and added the message, "When you're a bully victim & a coward your options are suicide, or revenge".

by | March 20, 2018 | 07:15

Floyd Mayweather can't stop, won't stop teasing a potential MMA fight. That would be UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley . "On a scale of 1 to 10, it's probably a 7 and I think we could take it up to like a 9". Former world boxing champion Floyd Mayweather appears to be very serious about his intentions to compete in a mixed martial arts bout, as "Money" told TMZ he has started the official paper work to get licensed in Nevada.

by | March 20, 2018 | 07:04

Friday night #16 seed University of Maryland-Baltimore County beat #1 seed University of Virginia in the 2018 men's college basketball tournament. Little Caesars promised a free pizza if a 16-seed took out a No. 1 p.m. on April 2. The lunch combo comes with four slices of pizza that adds up to about the size of a normal personal pizza and a 20 ounce drink. Extra toppings will cost more.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:47

In the final set tie-break, del Potro, who has recently returned to the sport following a series of wrist injuries, raced into a 6-1 lead, closing out the victory on his third match point after Federer's forehand failed. To Del Potro, he added: "Well done, you deserve it, you were the better player in the end". "He served well. He struck the ball well". It was then Del Potro's turn to rue a missed opportunity, dumping his usually reliable forehand into the net as he went for the victor on ...

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:32

At the same time they are led by a coach who just surpassed the late and great Lady Vols coach Pat Summitt in career wins. Fellow No. 1 seed Villanova opens the action against Alabama , as the Wildcats look to avoid a second-round exit for the second year in a row.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:19

In 2016, they lost an extremely close game to Villanova, but in 2017 UNC took home the trophy and had a stellar tournament performance all around. "We had a certain togetherness today", said the 6-foot-10 Tyler Davis, who had 18 points and nine rebounds for the Aggies.

by | March 20, 2018 | 03:38

There is still the possibility of Messi being a one-club man, but the Argentine seems genuinely honest when promising in the past that he will don the colours of his childhood team, Newell's Old Boys, for the first time as a senior professional during some point in his career.

by | March 20, 2018 | 03:14

Smith, who failed to sign a single top-100 recruit, was criticized throughout his tenure at Memphis for underachieving relative to recruiting expectations. He has been coaching for years with his own AAU program, Team Penny , and won his third straight Tennessee high school championship at Memphis East last weekend.

by | March 20, 2018 | 03:09

Over the last two seasons, Alonso has been a vital cog in Antonio Conte's first-team setup, and is now one of the first names on his team sheet. Many have claimed that the title would save their season, but Matic insists it has been a failure regardless of the outcome.

by | March 20, 2018 | 02:43

Apart from being philosophical, Khan looks dashing in formal clothing, black shades, holding a blazer in one hand, and a gun in the other. Giving fans a treat, the Sultan actor introduced his character in the film, " Sikander " to the fans.

by | March 20, 2018 | 02:29

THEN THERE were the seven moves in free agency. Not only do the Bills not have to trade up, but they also land a top quarterback. Whether the normally scattershot Jets hit anything is another matter. 3. Maccagnan and the Jets go all-in here, even if they can't control what the Browns and Giants do ahead of them. Can Darnold, Rosen or Allen be the guy to lead the Jets for the next 10 years? He would nearly certainly have been available at six.

by | March 20, 2018 | 02:16

Asked what effect Salah, who also provided the assist for Roberto Firmino's audacious backheel through his legs for Liverpool's third on the night, has on the team Gomez said: "It is indescribable". "He's a positive person and a great guy to be around". "There have been times when we didn't play well but they saved us in games". I doubt that he thinks this but, with all the media hype over the last two years, Harry could be forgiven for thinking that he is odds on to win the Golden Boot ...

by | March 20, 2018 | 02:13

The team announced that assistant coach Larry Drew will take over in the interim while Lue recuperates. Drew has two head coaching stints on his resume - with the Atlanta Hawks from 2010 to 2013, and for the Milwaukee Bucks during the 2013-14 season.

by | March 20, 2018 | 01:59

Shami is now the focus of an investigation of the Kolkata Police after Hasin Jahan accused the pacer and his family of domestic violence, attempt to murder and extra-marital affairs. I have sent him messages. "Yes, I met him", Alishba told ABP News . "I am one of his followers, which is how I became Shami's friend". There was this incident that happened, where one Pakistani fan said something to him after the final and he reacted to it.

by | March 20, 2018 | 01:58

ABC News reports that the team was visiting Bermuda to partake in the Ariel Re Bermuda International 7's Tournament, in which several U.S. colleges competed. Acting Assistant Commissioner James Howard of the Bermuda Police Services declined to provide certain details, including how authorities believe he may have died during a visit to the British Island territory.

by | March 20, 2018 | 01:35

WIMBLEDON commentator Martina Navratilova has blasted the BBC for paying her "at least ten times less" than fellow pundit John McEnroe . But it's not as if Navratilova isn't a huge star in her own right. Past year a gender pay row "erupted" at the BBC when a list of its highest earners was published. The tennis star has re-ignited the BBC's gender pay row as she accused the Corporation of being an "old boys" network'.

by | March 19, 2018 | 15:04

Salah completed his first Liverpool hat-trick in the 77th minute, wriggling this way and that before prodding a shot past Karnezis, and he was not finished as he slammed home from close range in the 85th minute to become the first Liverpool player since Luis Suarez in 2013 to score four goals in a league game.

by | March 19, 2018 | 13:28

However, on the Premier League front, Southampton have struggled. "They have lost a bit of confidence recently but they are good players". 'We were resolute and when balls needed to be cleared, conditions were hard for both teams, but we made right decisions at the right times in the game, and because of that it was an assured performance'.

by | March 19, 2018 | 12:53

But perhaps they should worry about their own players' contracts, with a fog of rumour gradually building around Thibaut Courtois , who will be available for nothing in the summer of 2019 and thus a potential bargain for someone as early as this summer.

by | March 19, 2018 | 12:44

Following their loss Saturday night, the New Orleans Pelicans head coach would get some things off his chest. "The thing that bothers me more than anything, and I really don't care, is that we try to play the right way and we play our ass off, and then what happens to us is that AD never gets a call.

by | March 19, 2018 | 12:28

Prior to taking over West Virginia , the defensive-minded coach led Cincinnati to four Sweet 16 berths in his 16-year tenure. Jevon Carter led West Virginia in scoring with 21 points on 9-for-17 shooting. West Virginia shot a blistering 64% from the field in the second half. In a tight back and forth game in the 2nd half, Marshall was able to pull away for good after C.J.

by | March 19, 2018 | 12:26

South Dakota State's Seth Gross pinned his way into the finals where he'll face Michigan's Stevan Micic at 133. He's really tough, so I'm excited to have that opportunity and to be able to go out there and compete for a national championship because that's what I trained for.

by | March 19, 2018 | 12:11

Manchester United legend Paul Scholes questions Jose Mourinho's criticism of his team following their 2-0 win over Brighton & Hove Albion in the FA Cup quarter-finals. They haven't entertained, we know that, and he's not very happy with how they've played. "This is the only match to think about and I'm playing the players that I believe deserve to play".

by | March 19, 2018 | 10:45

Richardson joins a defense that was one of the NFL's best last season. Prior to the trade, Richardson had been one of the better players in the game. The Seahawks have also been attempting to re-sign Richardson, for whom they paid heavily last season, trading a second-round pick in 2018 as well as receiver Jermaine Kearse to the Jets (while also swapping seventh-rounders).