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Djokovic, Kyrgios target Davis Cup final duel

Djokovic, Kyrgios target Davis Cup final duel

Nick Kyrgios will be leading Australia's charge when Lleyton Hewitt's side host the USA in a clash of Davis Cup heavyweights, Belgium take on Italy while Britain, without the injured world number one Andy Murray , are away in France. "We had a great weekend, it gave me goosebumps", said France captain Yannick Noah whose team last won the title in 2001 and have lost three finals since. Read More

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Schwarber, Zobrist homer in Cubs' 7-4 win over Brewers

Schwarber, Zobrist homer in Cubs' 7-4 win over Brewers

They should hit more than a home run every two games, of course, but a year ago they were third in Major League Baseball in runs scored but 13th in homers, playing in a hitter's park to boot. While managing the Tampa Bay Rays, Joe Maddon once went an entire season without declaring a closer - yet used the same guy in the ninth every time he was available. Read More

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Chelsea see off Bournemouth to restore seven-point lead at top

Chelsea see off Bournemouth to restore seven-point lead at top

Although Joshua King halved Bournemouth's deficit on the stroke of half time, Marcos Alonso's impressive free kick in the second period put the game beyond the South Coast side's reach. Liverpool, who are third but have played more games than their rivals, left it late as substitutes Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino earned a precious 2-1 victory at Stoke City. Read More

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Spieth stumbles in Augusta's water again

Spieth stumbles in Augusta's water again

He started that round with a handy lead fell away badly - largely due to his seven on a par-three as Englishman Danny Willett triumphed. Spieth did rebound to birdie No. Since then he has shot 74-73-73-75. In his first 124 holes at the Masters, spanning the 2014 tournament and part of 2015, Spieth never posted a score worse than bogey. Read More

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Arter misses penalty in Bournemouth-Southampton stalemate

Arter misses penalty in Bournemouth-Southampton stalemate

Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe feels on loan Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere faces an "interesting" decision in the summer over where to further his career. "Jack obviously wouldn't want to start from the bench, he'd want to be playing, but since the Manchester United game - he felt his ankle against Manchester City - the team's done very well, and it's very hard to take either centre-forward out". Read More

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Chelsea's loss to Palace makes title race `more interesting`: Conte

Chelsea's loss to Palace makes title race `more interesting`: Conte

Spurs' next three games, meanwhile, are against Swansea , Watford, and Bournemouth - all of whom are still not clear of relegation trouble. Chelsea's Gary Cahill celebrates with Diego Costa, file. "If you stay in Tottenham, if you win, it's great but, if you lose.it's not a disaster, no?" Wilfried Zaha says Palace's win over league leaders Chelsea is a massive boost in the home stretch of the season. Read More

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Shaw vows to fight on despite Jose's criticism

As I know very well within myself that I can do more . Radcliffe, who worked with Shaw in his formative days at Southampton and then after he moved to United, has remained in regular contact with the 21-year-old, whose application and work rate on the training ground was questioned by Mourinho last week. Read More

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Hop along to breakfast with the Easter Bunny

Hop along to breakfast with the Easter Bunny

The ages groups are (0-2, 3-5, 6-9 and 10-12). In Au Gres, the Jayden Fair Easter Bunny Breakfast and Egg Hunt are scheduled for Saturday, April 8 from 9 a.m.to 1 p.m.in the Au Gres-Sims multipurpose room. Free pictures with the Easter Bunny and kids crafts will take place along with breakfast. Free for members. Day pass: $2.25 for 5 and younger, $6.25 for 6 and older and 65 and older, $8.25 for 18 and older. Read More

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Eagles acquire Timmy Jernigan from the Ravens

Eagles acquire Timmy Jernigan from the Ravens

The Ravens were willing to part with Jernigan, who had 13 sacks in his three seasons, because the interior of the defensive line is one of the team's deepest positions. The Ravens obviously feel that they won't be able to re-sign Jernigan after this year, so they figure they might as well get something (moving up in the third round of this year's draft) rather than just one year of Jernigan and then nothing. Read More

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Islanders captain Tavares to miss final week of season

Islanders captain Tavares to miss final week of season

The defense remains the same as Friday's 2-1 win over the Devils , with Scott Mayfield the lone healthy scratch. Anders Lee gave the NYI a 1-0 lead with a power play tally in the first with Anthony Beauvillier also lighting the lamp to make a victor of Jaroslav Halak and his 26 stops that kept the Islanders four points behind the Boston Bruins for the second Wild Card. Read More

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Points uses nine birdies to win Puerto Rico Open

Points uses nine birdies to win Puerto Rico Open

One stroke behind was a pair of past PGA Tour winners, Bill Lunde and D.A. Points, who each shot 69. "I can't even begin to explain what this means", said Points, whose last win came at the 2013 Houston Open. Lunde is playing out of the past champion's status. McDowell carded a second-round 71 to finish on two under, while Poulter joined him after shooting a 73 but with a projected cut of three under both players appear likely to miss the weekend. Read More

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Lewandowski urges Bayern to keep pushing

Lewandowski urges Bayern to keep pushing

The Pole turned provider in the 36th minute, squaring the ball to give an easy tap-in for Muller, who made it third time lucky having earlier seen two strikes hit the post. Augsburg continued to sit deep into their own half inviting wave of attack after another from the Bavarians. Lewandowski also proved he can provide goals by setting up Thomas Muller for Bayern's second, his backheel then let Thiago Alcantara stab home their fourth. Read More

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