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Australia's batsmen were able to leave a single delivery during Maharaj's 24 overs, such was his accuracy. While South Africa's batsmen crumbled, the only player who stood tall was AB de Villiers as he scored an unbeaten 71, which came off 127 balls and included 11 boundaries.
  • Rafael Nadal Is Now Out Of Indian Wells And Miami

    Rafael Nadal Is Now Out Of Indian Wells And Miami

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    Two days after withdrawing from the Abierto Telcel in Acapulco, the world No. 2 is still dealing with a first grade Psoas muscle lesion (hip) that has been affecting him since the Australian Open quarter-finals match lost to Marin Cilic .
  • Zinedine Zidane: 'Real Madrid still in title race'

    Zinedine Zidane: 'Real Madrid still in title race'

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    Think about what we were doing before. Real Madrid chief coach Zinedine Zidane on Friday defended the behavior of Spanish attacking midfielder Isco Alarcon, who took nearly half a minute to leave the pitch when he was substituted in the away clash against Espanyol in the La Liga football championship earlier in the week.
  • NHL Playoff Race: Boston Bruins Take Second Place In The Atlantic

    NHL Playoff Race: Boston Bruins Take Second Place In The Atlantic

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    One night after the Boston Celtics posted a season-high 134 points in the same building, the Bruins had their biggest offensive output of the year. The game ended with dominant possession numbers for Boston as the Bruins had a CF% of 64.91 percent and Pittsburgh with 35.09 percent.
  • Entire field from one race disqualified at world indoors

    Entire field from one race disqualified at world indoors

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    Qatar's Abdalleleh Haroun was ruled out for a false start before the four other athletes ran out of their lane. History was made at the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Birmingham on Friday when every athlete in a single race was disqualified.
  • Tottenham player ratings at Palace: Sanchez and Dier dominate

    Tottenham player ratings at Palace: Sanchez and Dier dominate

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    Harry Kane scored the only goal in the 88th minute despite having an off day. DF Davinson Sanchez , 7 - Was tasked with marking Christian Benteke and did so effectively, allowing the Palace striker no clear chances. As for Spurs , Pochettino's men will turn their attentions to an FA Cup fifth-round replay with Rochdale at Wembley in the week. Spurs eventually piled on the pressure and deserved to win after creating by far the better chances, but it was hardly pretty and they ...
  • Wheelchair-bound Neymar arrives in Brazil for surgery

    Wheelchair-bound Neymar arrives in Brazil for surgery

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    Di Maria put French Cup holder PSG ahead on the stroke of halftime, whipping in a fierce shot from the edge of the penalty area after Marseille failed to clear the ball properly and it was played back into his path. He will miss the clash with Real Madrid on March 6 but Brazil will be hoping he is back to full strength in time for this summer's World Cup in Russian Federation.
  • Southampton have doubts over duo for Stoke clash

    Southampton have doubts over duo for Stoke clash

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    The 19th-placed club have improved their form recently, recording three draws and a win in their last five games to move within a point of safety, coming close to beating Leicester City last weekend before settling for a 1-1 draw. However, under the new management of Paul Lambert , Stoke are now without a win in four and boast the leakiest defence in the Premier League. Xherdan Shaqiri has scored in each of his last three appearances for Stoke in the Premier League.
  • Baker Mayfield says if anyone can turn Browns around, it's him

    Baker Mayfield says if anyone can turn Browns around, it's him

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    The former walk-on quarterback has become one of the most prolific passers in NCAA history, and he ended his career by winning the 2017 Heisman Trophy while leading his Oklahoma team to an appearance in the College Football Playoff. For those reasons, he has been compared to Johnny Manziel . "If you have something to say about that, I have three years of tape you can watch ..." I have less batted balls at the line of scrimmage than the other guys here.
  • Virginia High Wind Warning in effect into Saturday

    Virginia High Wind Warning in effect into Saturday

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    Along the coast of western ME from Portland northward as well as the rest of the coastal plain and interior southeastern New Hampshire, stronger wind gusts are likely. A pretty comparable event for how this could turn out locally would be Superstorm Sandy's effects on October 29, 2012. "These wind speeds have the potential of causing power outages and creating hazardous conditions for travel and being outdoors starting Friday morning".
  • Rams are trading OLB Robert Quinn to Dolphins for draft pick

    Rams are trading OLB Robert Quinn to Dolphins for draft pick

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    In the two seasons prior, Quinn played in just 17 total games after making the decision to undergo back surgery. Schefter is also reporting the Dolphins are going to give the Rams a mid-round draft pick. Now that the Dolphins have acquired Quinn, the future of Cameron Wake or/and Andre Branch have to be in question. Now, Los Angeles general manager Les Snead has decided Quinn had to go, dealing him to the Dolphins.
  • Niners win coin toss over Raiders for ninth overall pick

    Niners win coin toss over Raiders for ninth overall pick

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    A coin flip was used as a tiebreaker between the two teams because the 49ers and Raiders each finished with 6-10 records and matching strength-of-schedules (.512). It remains to be seen who 49ers general manager John Lynch will pick at No. 9. The Patriots' second-round pick (from San Francisco for quarterback Jimmy Garoppollo) will be No.