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Sports Kvitova downs Wozniacki in Qatar semis
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She then mimicked the grunts. "(I) just tried to let him know to pay attention to her grunting because she'll hit the ball and two seconds later when the ball is on my side and I'm right about to hit, she'll start grunting and make a noise", the Dane told reporters.

Sports New Zealand, England meet in triangular series semi-final
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Australia squad: David Warner (c), Aaron Finch (vc), Ashton Agar, Alex Carey, Ben Dwarshuis, Travis Head, Chris Lynn, Glenn Maxwell , Kane Richardson , D'Arcy Short, Billy Stanlake, Marcus Stoinis, Andrew Tye, Adam Zampa. Possibly just as impressive as the catch was Australia's successful chase of the huge target. "It's definitely the biggest run chase I've been involved", Short said.

Sports Kansas men's basketball honors 2008 national champions during West Virginia game
Author: 0 Kansas men's basketball honors 2008 national champions during West Virginia game

That's now a big game after the Cowboys dominated the Jayhawks at their place over a week ago. Kansas finished with just 8 turnovers , its second-lowest total of the season, against WVU. The Sooners (14-12, 9-6 Big 12) held the ball in the last possession. In addition to seeing its lead in the SEC cut to one game in the loss column, Auburn also has to account for the loss of McLemore moving forward.

Sports National Football League mock draft: Saquon Barkley heads to Giants
Author: 0 National Football League mock draft: Saquon Barkley heads to Giants

It was another long season for the Cleveland Browns in 2017, and in the last two seasons with Hue Jackson as the head coach, they have won only one game. This move may be a make it-or-break it decision for the Seahawks to improve and get back to the playoffs during 2018. Given the position the Seahawks are in with an aging core and limited cap space, the draft will need to be the path for the most improvement for this team going into 2018.

Sports Eric Hosmer agrees to deal with Padres
Author: 0 Eric Hosmer agrees to deal with Padres

Sources: Hosmer to #Padres is for 8 years, opt out after 5, front-loaded deal: $20 million each of first 5 years, $13 mil each of last three years, AAV $18 mil. He was the cornerstone of Kansas City's back-to-back World Series runs in 2014 and 2015 and the leader on the 2015 title winning team. Hosmer's deal will pay him $144 million if he stays all eight years, according to Bob Nightengale of USA Today.

Sports PNB scam effect: LIC, Gitanjali, loses Rs 1400 crore in three days
Author: 0 PNB scam effect: LIC, Gitanjali, loses Rs 1400 crore in three days

This happened in the wake of media reports linking the jewellery brand to the PNB fraud that came to the media attention on Wednesday. While its holding in UBI went up from 9.69 per cent in September 2017 to 13.24 per cent in December 2017, that in PNB went up from 12.52 per cent to 13.93 per cent in the same period.

Sports Tyler Reddick needs 5 overtimes to win at Daytona
Author: 0 Tyler Reddick needs 5 overtimes to win at Daytona

Reddick thought he had won the race in the third overtime but another wreck brought out the yellow flag before he crossed the finish line, sending the race to its fourth extra period. Ryan Reed came back from being black-flagged for blocking Ryan Truex to finish third in the Roush Fenway Racing No. 16 Ford. Garrett Smithley was a career-best fifth and Daniel Suarez was the highest finishing Toyota driver in eighth.

Sports Ilya Kovalchuk scores twice as Russians outclass US
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Ilya Kovalchuk and Nikolay Prokhorin each scored twice for the Russians, who clinched a bye into the elimination round. "Just first game we play good first five minutes, today we play all 60, so that was the difference". There was at least one disagreement in the stands between those fans and plenty more on the ice. Pushing and shoving followed countless whistles, and at one point USA forward Jordan Greenway and Prokhorkin got tangled up and came as close to a fight as players can without ...

Sports Ohio State defensive coordinator Greg Schiano gets huge bump in pay
Author: 0 Ohio State defensive coordinator Greg Schiano gets huge bump in pay

Schiano was of course the head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2011 and 2012 before being fired and moving on to Ohio State in 2016 to work under Urban Meyer. While Ohio State managed to decrease the deficit later in the second half, the Penn State lead proved to be insurmountable. "What more do you want to ask for?" With a one-game lead over Michigan State and Purdue, the Buckeyes are in control of their own fate inside the Big Ten.

Sports Jurgen Klopp makes admission about Mohamed Salah at Liverpool FC
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp makes admission about Mohamed Salah at Liverpool FC

The team have already overcome one significant hurdle in reaching the knockout phase for the first time in nine years. Mane was fielded in various positions at Southampton but often enjoyed his best performances when deployed in the role that matched the 10 in his shirt there.

Sports Sweden hands Canada its first men's curling loss at Pyeongchang Games
Author: 0 Sweden hands Canada its first men's curling loss at Pyeongchang Games

Canada ended up losing the game. Rachel Homan's rink was dominant from start to finish over the United States in an 11-3 victory, improving the Canadians' record to 1-3 after the team opened their tournament with three-straight losses. Curling has a deeply ingrained ethos of good sportsmanship, and the rules dictate that players treat their opponents kindly. Afterward, Danish skip Madeleine Dupont said she disagreed with Canada's decision to remove the rock.

Sports 7 best things Arizona Wildcats said after sweeping ASU
Author: 0 7 best things Arizona Wildcats said after sweeping ASU

On the season, Arizona State basketball averages 85.0 points, 36.6 points and 14.7 assists per game. #8 SC 77, #20 Georgia 65: Tyasha Harris scored 20 points and A'ja Wilson had 18 points and 16 rebounds for the visiting Gamecocks (21-5, 10-3 SEC).

Sports Chelsea star expected to return for Barcelona game
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Marshall , Meyler, Dawson, MacDonald, Clark , Stewart , Irvine (Batty 88), Wilson (Toral 55), Evandro, Diomande , Dicko (Campbell 72). Ahead of the blockbuster clash, Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has confirmed that Marcos Alonso , who has been deemed fit for the game will play ahead of Tiemoue Bakayoko .

Sports Eubank Jr promises to send Groves into retirement
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ITV Box Office is hosting the Groves vs Eubank Jr fight. Groves then showed his strength by flipping Eubank Jr nearly through the ropes - the ugly inside exchanges were not concerning him. Eubank Jr's cut was again opened up and the front and back of referee Michael Alexander's shirt was left caked in blood, with the IBO champion beginning to tire as Groves hovered over him looking to finish him off.

Sports Slovenia comes back to stun USA in OT in Olympic hockey opener
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Switzerland came into the quarterfinals undefeated after winning Group B and had given up only two goals in three games. Earlier on Saturday in the men's tournament, the Czech hockey players beat Canada in the shootout. With 1:37 left, Mursak scored from in front when playing 6-on-5. Forward Garret Roe made a nifty pass from behind the net to set up Brian O'Neil at 14:44 of the opening period to give US a 1-0 lead.

Sports Olympic Hockey Results 2018: Saturday's Scores and Top Highlights
Author: 0 Olympic Hockey Results 2018: Saturday's Scores and Top Highlights

They had won 11 straight - and two gold medals -since. Each team killed a penalty in the third period on the way to over-time. Russian Federation wouldn't sit back to start the third period either, 28 seconds in Slava Voynov with an incredible pass from Russia's blueline to Kovi who was going in full speed to make it 4-0.