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Sports Rafa Benitez: We can't afford to relax, even if we beat Huddersfield
Author: 0 Rafa Benitez: We can't afford to relax, even if we beat Huddersfield

Gayle, 27, squandered several chances to put the Magpies ahead in the first-half before he was eventually substituted off by Rafa Benitez and replaced by debutant Islam Slimani. The Newcastle Captain says that this nearly certainly had an effect on the players and indeed you only have to look at the results to see evidence of that.

Sports Guardiola to reward Sterling displays with offer of extended contract
Author: 0 Guardiola to reward Sterling displays with offer of extended contract

Silva shot narrowly wide from just outside the box and then returned to his familiar role of provider, laying on a simple finish for Sterling at the end of a rapid City counter-attack. While the Potters sandwiched this brace with a goal of their own, it was an encouragingly determined performance from Everton who have looked despondent frequently this season.

Sports Notre Dame women stun UConn in Final Four
Author: 0 Notre Dame women stun UConn in Final Four

It'll face No. 1 seed Mississippi State. With virtually the same guard-strong lineup as past year, the Bulldogs are back in the Final Four seeking more. The Huskies outrebounded Notre Dame 41-38. The Fighting Irish are playing in their seventh Final Four and seeking the program's second national title, with their previous championship coming in 2001.

Sports What Lukaku Said About Sanchez Following Swansea Win
Author: 0 What Lukaku Said About Sanchez Following Swansea Win

Their tally of 235 shots this season is a Premier League low. And that's the most the Spain worldwide has kept in his seven seasons at United. But David de Gea saves United's bacon...again! Swansea did not manage a shot until the 59th minute, such was United's dominance, although they improved in the last half-hour as the hosts allowed their level to drop.

Sports England not lying down in second Test
Author: 0 England not lying down in second Test

England's quick bowlers have handed them command of the second Test in Christchurch, reducing New Zealand to 4-32 early on day two. With a nudge into the leg side for a single, a jig of delight and both arms raised, Jonny Bairstow went through to an excellent fifth Test hundred on the second morning, as England were bowled out for 307 half an hour into play.

Sports Bavuma bats South Africa into commanding position
Author: 0 Bavuma bats South Africa into commanding position

Bancroft was caught on camera trying to use yellow sandpaper to alter the ball, an offence which triggered an outpouring of criticism against the hard-nosed Australian team. South Africa , leading the series 2-1, need only to draw to beat Australia in a home series for the first time since 1969/70. It was the second five-wicket haul of Cummins' career, following his memorable 6-79 on debut at the same ground as an 18-year-old in 2011.

Sports Lewandowski asks Bayern for a move this summer
Author: 0 Lewandowski asks Bayern for a move this summer

But despite an inconsistent season, Dortmund have recovered under coach Peter Stoeger and remain undefeated in the 12 league games since he took over in December. Lewandowski, who confirmed his fine form with his third goal of the afternoon in the 88th minute to put the seal on a one-sided game, had also put them ahead after five minutes as Bayern scored virtually at will.

Sports CHELSEA Vs TOTTENHAM | Conte Reveals Match Tactics
Author: 0 CHELSEA Vs TOTTENHAM | Conte Reveals Match Tactics

But the most important (thing) is that we are so positive about his recovery, and we are doing fantastic, and we are so happy". Alderweireld, now in a contract stand-off, has been a regular under Pochettino in the last two seasons. The long worldwide break comes to an emphatic close for Chelsea on Sunday. The home side must win if they are to keep their hopes of a top-four finish alive.

Sports Athletes to watch at the Commonwealth Games
Author: 0 Athletes to watch at the Commonwealth Games

The Doncaster-born 34-year-old previously represented England at Melbourne 2006, Delhi 2010 and Glasgow four years ago. Australia media reports, that the KOALAs have been installed by the Commonwealth Game's association in collaboration with the research wing of the Queensland University of Technology, Queensland Department of Environment and Science and Southport State High School.

Sports Customs and Border Protection to move forward with border wall projects
Author: 0 Customs and Border Protection to move forward with border wall projects

Trump was considering shifting an unknown portion of Defense Department funds, set aside for department operations in the recently approved Omnibus spending package, toward the border wall effort. He said wall construction is already underway in Calexico, California, thanks to money the Trump administration won previous year, and up to 100 miles of additional wall money was approved in the new 2018 spending bill President Trump signed last week.

Sports Mohammed leading Windies to Pakistan
Author: 0 Mohammed leading Windies to Pakistan

The three-match Twenty20 series will be held on April 1, 2 and 3 at the National Stadium in Karachi . No major teams have toured there since the Sri Lanka team was attacked by terrorists in 2009 in Lahore. Earlier, the Caribbean side's tour to Pakistan was due to take place in November previous year, but adverse weather conditions in Lahore and the West Indies' major players commitment to the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) became the main reasons behind the postponement.

Sports Accountant plays goalie for Chicago Blackhawks, absolutely crushes it
Author: 0 Accountant plays goalie for Chicago Blackhawks, absolutely crushes it

Delia , who was just recalled from the minors Wednesday, then stopped 25 of 27 shots in his National Hockey League debut before he was helped off the ice with 14:01 left after cramping up. Recent rules have made it so home teams have to have an emergency backup that could fill in for either side, meaning Foster could have also filled in for the Jets , if needed.

Sports LeBron James on Lue approaching return: 'We starting to get full'
Author: 0 LeBron James on Lue approaching return: 'We starting to get full'

The Rookie of the Year candidate did not play after leaving with 3:37 left in the third, giving Philadelphia the kind of performance it needed one game after All-Star center Joel Embiid suffered an orbital eye fracture and a concussion. That cold shooting continued in the second, with the Cavs making just 3-of-13 (23 percent) from the field, which allowed the Pelicans to go on a 19-6 run and take a 48-35 lead with 4:25 left in the half.

Sports Colorado Rockies: Greg Holland finally has a contract
Author: 0 Colorado Rockies: Greg Holland finally has a contract

Louis Cardinals have agreed to a $14 million, one-year contract. And while he can earn up to $14 million this season, the incentives only kick in for awards. The three-time All-Star was a free agent after leading the National League with 41 saves past year for Colorado. Before the MLB All-Star break, he provided 28 saves out of 29 attempts and also achieved an impressive 1.62 ERA in those appearances.

Sports Jurgen Klopp pleased with
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp pleased with "well deserved" Liverpool win at Crystal Palace

Palace are now on 16th position in the league table with 31 points. Joe Gomez is the other main casualty as he suffered an ankle injury with England at the break. "It was the most hard job to take with nil points, nil goals", Klopp said during his pre-match conference on Friday. Overall he managed to score 37 goals in 44 games across all competitions, the same number of goals the Egyptian has this season, but in two games less.

Sports Fowler slips as Hossler takes lead in Houston
Author: 0 Fowler slips as Hossler takes lead in Houston

With heavy overnight rain, more than two inches, water-logging areas of the course , there was a two-hour delay to the scheduled tee-times and, when the round did belatedly get under way, it was with lift, clean and place in operation on the fairways.

Sports Loyola Chicago vs 3 MI
Author: 0 Loyola Chicago vs 3 MI

Only one team - Oklahoma in 2016 - had averaged at least nine made 3s per game in the past eight Final Fours , but there are three this weekend alone: Villanova at 11.5, Kansas at 10.1 and MI at 9.0. They said they get that energy and personality from the nun who was around for Loyola basketball's only national title, in 1963. The Ramblers beat the Gators, 65-59.

Sports Aussie cricket boss: 3 cheaters face
Author: 0 Aussie cricket boss: 3 cheaters face "significant sanctions"

Smith is set to leave for Australia on Wednesday and will address the media once he arrives home. All three players have been barred from the lucrative Twenty20 Indian Premier League, with Smith and Warner earlier relinquishing the captaincies of their franchises.

Sports Real's Ramos, Isco ruled out of Las Palmas game, says Zidane
Author: 0 Real's Ramos, Isco ruled out of Las Palmas game, says Zidane

The midfielder's hat-trick against the Albiceleste: "I saw it, and I was very happy about it". "The matches with the national team give me life, here I have the confidence of the coach". Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has dismissed speculation linking Isco with a summer departure following comments made by the midfielder during the worldwide break.

Sports Japan's Ohtani makes Major League Baseball debut
Author: 0 Japan's Ohtani makes Major League Baseball debut

With his parents and agent Nez Balelo watching from the stands at Oakland Coliseum, Ohtani grounded out in his next three at-bats and struck out swinging in the 11th, before the Athletics' Marcus Semien hit a walkoff single off Noe Ramirez (0-1) in the bottom half to end it.