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Australian Grand Prix Preview: A new era begins in Melbourne

Australian Grand Prix Preview: A new era begins in Melbourne

The new owners of Formula One are planning to have more races and a greater presence in North America, and wouldn't mind revving up the ratings with some extra friction among drivers. (Image Credit: Sutton Images) Where will I see some overtakes? What tyres are Pirelli bringing? "It is my target and aim to be world champion, and I will do what I can to make it happen this year, but I am not expecting it". Read More

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Seamus Coleman to have surgery today on double leg break

Seamus Coleman to have surgery today on double leg break

While the Everton defender was being treated on the pitch, Ledley was pictured on the TV coverage, and some social media users questioned whether the Crystal Palace player was grinning and laughing. "He has had an exceptional season with both club and country, and he will be a big loss", Ireland head coach Martin O'Neill was quoted as saying. "It's not nice", the Tipperary man said after the game. Read More

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New England Patriots keep coveted free agent Dont'a Hightower

New England Patriots keep coveted free agent Dont'a Hightower

While New England fans were happy to have their team's defensive captain stick with the team, Hightower's mother, L'Tanya, was happy enough about her son's new contract to dance around the kitchen. The re-signing of Hightower continues a great offseason for the Patriots . I saw a tweet that Hightower might have had a $11M APY deal with $22M guaranteed from the Jets, but I can't find it so it doesn't count. Read More

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Hamilton to make amends for last season: Jordan

Hamilton to make amends for last season: Jordan

Not since 1980 has Australia won a Formula One World Championship. "It is interesting that Sebastian is usually a lot more hyped, ' said Mercedes" British driver. As the season goes on obviously, I'm sure the cars will have big progression". All the teams will bring lots of stuff to develop the auto. Liberty Media , an American mass media corporation, bought the Formula One Group at the end of past year, replacing Bernie Ecclestone, who had run the company since 1987. Read More

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Seahawks' goal is to get Eddie Lacy's weight into the 240s

Seahawks' goal is to get Eddie Lacy's weight into the 240s

Yet Carroll pointed out size is why Lacy has now joined recently injured Thomas Rawls and C.J. Prosise in Seattle's backfield. Lacy had monster years in 2013 and 2014 for the Packers , rushing for 2,317 yards and 20 touchdowns. Head coach Mike McCarthy confirmed as much at the NFL Combine in March. "He's a big man. I want him big ". Lacy's former team, Green Bay, listed him at 234 pounds. Read More

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Nigeria to play Senegal for the 1st time since 2006 AFCON

Nigeria to play Senegal for the 1st time since 2006 AFCON

The Super Eagles are on a five -match winning streak, from defeating Mali (in France) and Luxembourg (in Luxembourg City) in friendlies in the summer of 2016, to pipping Tanzania in a Cup of Nations qualifying match in Uyo in September and defeating Zambia and Algeria in 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying matches in October and November respectively. Read More

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Colin Kaepernick will donate $50000 to Meals on Wheels

Colin Kaepernick will donate $50000 to Meals on Wheels

The quarterback has been in the headlines quite a bit over the past year, first kneeling during the National Anthem in protest, before then becoming a free agent with no NFL teams seeming to be interested. Since October, Kaepernick has donated $100,000 a month, mostly in $25,000 increments, to a variety of social and community programs dedicated to helping the less fortunate among us. Read More

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Jason Day withdraws from event, reveals his mother is battling lung cancer

Jason Day withdraws from event, reveals his mother is battling lung cancer

He is coming off consecutive victories at Riviera and the Mexico Championship. A year ago at Austin Country Club, he posted a 7-0 record, including a 5-and-4 rout of Oosthuizen in the final. The final dagger came on the short, par-3 17th at Austin Country Club when Kjeldsen almost made a walk-off hole-in-one. Day is the defending champion after almost withdrawing following his opening round because of a back injury. Read More

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Protesters fly large Confederate flag outside NCAA tournament in SC

Protesters fly large Confederate flag outside NCAA tournament in SC

Not surprisingly, the NCAA released a statement that didn't really say or mean anything at all. "We are committed to assuring that all events are safe and accessible to all". Our state's progressive. Our state has incredible people, that's about moving forward. The NCAA originally placed the games in Greensboro, N.C., But it removed them from the state over its HB2 bill, which limits protections offered to LGBTQ people and relocating to Greenville. Read More

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Indian spin duo tops ICC rankings, no Pakistani in top 15

The Saurashtra Cricket Association (SCA) applauded the performances of two of their local players - Ravindra Jadeja and Cheteshwar Pujara - for their performances in the third Test of the ongoing Border-Gavaskar Trophy against Australia. The 28-year old is also on the verge of become the second Indian bowler after Ashwin to touch the 900-point mark in the ICC rankings. Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan, who was the Man of the the Series in the recently-concluded Test series against Sri Lanka, has ... Read More

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Watch Antoine Griezmann's picture flawless free kick fly in off the crossbar

Watch Antoine Griezmann's picture flawless free kick fly in off the crossbar

Los Blanquirrojos, who managed to pull one back through Joaquin Correa five minutes from time, slipped eight points off the summit in third position. "But right now I don't see myself at Barcelona or Real, or anywhere else". "I have no intention of leaving Atletico, not for Paris Saint-Germain, not for China, not for MLS, not for Russian Federation and not for any other destination". Read More

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Northwestern loss hurts, but season's joyful memories will last longer

Northwestern loss hurts, but season's joyful memories will last longer

After a slow start in Gonzaga's first-round win over South Dakota State, it was the second half that put the Zags on their heels in a 79-73 win over Northwestern in the second round of the NCAA tournament. We like playing with our backs against the wall. A young Northwestern fan perfectly encapsulated that, by showing an unbelievable amount of emotion as he reacted to a foul call against his beloved team midway through the second half. Read More

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Kansas and Wichita State advance, Kansas State eliminated from NCAA Tournament

Senior guard Davon Reed leads the team in scoring with 15 points per game, making 5.8 rebounds. The Jayhawks outclassed the Aggies in every aspect, shooting 56.3 percent to 33.9 percent, outrebounded them 45-27 and had 12 more assists. Bridges went 8-for-10 for 18 points with nine rebounds and three assists against Miami , while 6-8 classmate Nick Ward hit all but one of his nine shots for a game-high 19 points with seven boards against the long Hurricanes. Read More

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Karanka sacked by Middlesbrough

Karanka sacked by Middlesbrough

The football club, promoted last season after a seven-year absence from the top flight, thanked Karanka for his work over the past three-and-a-half years. Former Leicester boss Pearson was wanted by some of the Foxes' title-winning squad to replace Claudio Ranieri after his sacking in February, but Boro could take the plunge after contacting him a year ago when Karanka's future was in serious doubt. Read More

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Golovkin vs. Jacobs denounces theory that boxing is dead

Golovkin vs. Jacobs denounces theory that boxing is dead

Golovkin is the holder of the WBC, WBA, IBF and IBO middleweight belts. Jacobs is also a smart fighter and will no doubt be more careful to not be baited into brawling with Golovkin. I think he is the best that I have been up against in my career. Danny "The Miracle Man" Jacobs has already won the biggest fight of his life outside of the squared circle. Read More

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