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Blixt, Smith pull away at Zurich Classic


CAMERON Smith was tongue-tied with elation after a super chip shot in New Orleans sealed a dramatic play-off for the young Queenslander's maiden victory on the PGA Tour. Blixt's win in New Orleans is the 62nd professional victory by a Florida State golfer. Smith and Blixt combined well all week in both the Foursomes (alternate shot) and Four-Ball (bestball) play, not recording a bogey all week. Read More »

Bottas beats Vettel in Russian GP for 1st F1 win

Raikkonen finished third while Red Bull's Max Verstappen completed the top five. "A big congratulations to Valtteri, he did an exceptional job all weekend - he was quickest". His win shows it's not clear-cut who's better suited to take the fight to Ferrari. The British driver , who has won two times in Sochi, was having trouble with the soaring temperatures on his Mercedes vehicle. Read More »

Always Dreaming wins soggy 143rd Kentucky Derby


Lookin At Lee finished second ($26.60) from the first post, ahead of Battle of Midway in third (20.80). Classic Empire was the original choice coming off a win in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile, but he delivered a clunker in his first race of the year and then missed five weeks of training because he was injured, refused to train or both. Read More »

Which Spurs will get a bump in DFS with Parker sidelined?


The team said a timeline for Parker's return will be announced at a later date. Aldridge and Kawhi Leonard scored 26 points apiece in San Antonio's first postseason game without Parker since 2001, which ended an National Basketball Association record of 221 straight playoff appearances for the Frenchman. Read More »

Capitals replace Holtby in goal for 3rd period of Game 2

The Washington Capitals couldn't solve Marc-Andre Fleury, Jean-Gabriel Pageau had a game to remember, and being shorthanded wasn't much of a disadvantage. The pesky Tampa Bay Lightning, lifted by outstanding play from its backup goalie at one end of the ice, used a counterattacking strategy to nearly clinically exploit and capitalize on the Penguins' up-tempo, puck-pressuring style. Read More »

LaVar Ball's company unveils son Lonzo Ball's $495 shoes


Get a pair of children's white Curry Two's because you can afford to do that as a joke when you're on the Big Baller budget. Lonzo Ball unveiled his own signature basketball sneaker costing almost $500 - after the NBA star-to-be was snubbed by major shoe companies Nike, Adidas and Under Armour - thanks to his father. Read More »

Panthers 2017 draft haul grades from around the web


Because McCaffrey and Moton share an agent, Joel Segal, Panthers coach Ron Rivera said that helped get the ball rolling. The eighth overall pick became the first first-round selection from the 2017 National Football League draft to sign a rookie contract. Read More »

First time in two decades! India break into top 100


Football legend Diego Maradona is set to visit the soccer-crazy city of Kolkata in September 2017, ahead of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup being hosted by India. Bafana were also unmoved in Africa as they sit 12th between Algeria and Mali, with Egypt retaining their place as the top team on the continent. "It's a mathematical game at times ", Das told IANS. Read More »

Utd could lose Shaw for season


United were held to their 10th home league draw of the season by the Welsh club, in what was their 57th match of the season. Either way, on Monday the Sun claim that Ibra has a treat for the entire Man United family. The draw could severely hinder United's chances of qualifying for the Champions League by finishing in the top four of the English top flight, but it maintains an impressive unbeaten run for the Red Devils. Read More »

British heavyweight boxing star Joshua knocks out Klitschko


Joshua won with an 11th round stoppage. Joshua used some of that money to buy his very first boxing club, Finchley ABC, some new equipment. Klitschko stood, but was again dropped by a left hook moments later, and then stood again, only for referee David Fields to save the challenger when pinned against the ropes. Read More »

Houston Texans Trade Up to No. 12 To Select QB Deshaun Watson

Deann Watson raised Deshaun and his three siblings in one room before moving to the Atlanta suburbs. The quarterbacks on the roster now are Cody Kessler, Brock Osweiler and Kevin Hogan. Watt. The last time the Texans drafted a QB in the first round was David Carr No. 1 overall in 2002. "It's going to be a challenge, which is what I'm up for". Read More »

Leafs are down but not out of tight series against Capitals

The Caps improved to 7-8 in Game 6 when ahead 3-2 in a series. This won't be easy for the Capitals, as they have to win on the road against a Toronto team that they haven't been able to beat by more than a goal in this series. Not only did it bounce right into the danger area right in front of the bench, it went to the Maple Leafs' leading scorer in Auston Matthews . “You get an opportunity to push someone off a cliff, you need to push them off if you can, ” the Capitals coach said ... Read More »

Bills select LSU's White with the 27th pick in NFL draft


That makes two first-round selections for #DBU, with White joining Jamal Adams, Patrick Peterson, Eric Reid and LaRon Landry as former Tigers to land in the first round. LSU is known for producing elite defensive backs, and White is another one who should have a good National Football League career. "Yeah, all the options that may be on the table", McDermott said. Read More »

TJ Watt ready to write own tale in NFL with big brother


Watt, was a solid if not necessarily spectacular pick by the defending AFC North champions. He's got high-level traits, fantastic measurables - he's 6-foot-4, weighs 252 pounds and has an arm length of 33 1/8 inches - and nearly freak athleticism. Read More »

Cardinals Host Blue Jays: Michael Wacha vs Marco Estrada


It was the top of the seventh inning against the St Louis Cardinals when Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar hit a deep shot into right field and Chris Coghlan took off sprinting from first base. All Coghlan had to do then was stick the landing. "When I saw Coghlan do a front flip over Molina, it was like I saw a unicorn or something", Estrada said. Read More »

Rondo guides Bulls to 2-0 lead over Celtics


Game 3 is on Friday night at 7. Rondo tied the franchise playoff record with 14 assists and just missed joining Scottie Pippen as the only Bull to triple-double in the playoffs. Boston also continues to struggle at the sportsbooks, covering in just three of its past 10 outings and recording back-to-back wins against the spread just once in its past 14 games. Read More »

Attorney: Officials denied Hernandez's request for cellmate


He also said Kennedy was the intended recipient of one of the three notes Hernandez left next to an opened Bible in his cell. I'm writing to you, and Pure (Kennedy's prison name) doesn't know. A new piece of information regarding the life and recent death of former National Football League standout Aaron Hernandez has surfaced. "They have a right to know that". Read More »

Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko - who comes out on top?

ET. Uncharacteristically for a high-profile fight in the modern era, the exchanges between Joshua and Klitschko have been entirely respectful, but the 51-year-old Lewis warned observers should not be fooled because that respect will vanish when they are finally in the ring. Read More »

Hazard fully focused on finishing season on high, not long-term Chelsea future


Hazard may have missed out on the PFA Player or the Year award to team-mate N'Golo Kante, but the Belgian's fifth-minute effort set the tone for Chelsea's dominant display on Tuesday, moving him on to 15 goals for the league campaign. Speaking to Sky Sports , Hazard said: "Fabregas is not the only one to say that to me". "For me, it's sad when I listen to this: one player must be more selfish to reach the top level?" Chelsea have only won three of their last eight Premier League matches ... Read More »

Celtic tops Rangers 2-0, into Scottish Cup final vs Aberdeen


Rodgers has enjoyed a superb debut season in Scottish football with his side now undefeated domestically in 41 matches this season. This will be the second Aberdeen-Celtic cup final this season as they hope to complete the domestic clean sweep for the first time since 2001. Read More »

Larry Bird drives IndyCar through midtown Manhattan

The Pacers face a tough offseason, and it's more likely than not that the end answer is that George should be traded before he walks away for nothing in return. And re-signing Teague may help, too. "It's in NY, so you've got to do it", Bird said. "I guess we'll see". The strategy worked in 2010 for the Mavericks, who welcomed more than 108,000 fans to the Cowboys' AT&T Stadium for the All-Star Game. Read More »

Serena Williams expecting first baby

She hasn't being playing after Serena Williams defeated her sister and winning the years major tournament, citing that she has a knee injury, but the Madrid open is expecting her on 5 May. Former world number one Victoria Azarenka of Belarus, 27, won the Indian Wells and Miami titles in March of previous year before missing the rest of the season after announcing she was expecting a baby in December. Read More »