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Formula 1 Racing Odds: Australian Grand Prix 3/23/17

Formula 1 Racing Odds: Australian Grand Prix 3/23/17

With the Australian Grand Prix set to kick off proceedings on Sunday, Hamilton landed at Melbourne's Tullamarine airport six days prior to the action getting started in order to put the finishing touches to his preparation. You only need to look back to 2009 to see how unpredictable Formula One can be, with Brawn winning the Championship after being on the brink of extinction. Read More

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Sam Allardyce nearly signed Everton's Gerard Deulofeu for West Ham United

Sam Allardyce nearly signed Everton's Gerard Deulofeu for West Ham United

Despite reports that Barcelona could be interested in bringing him back to the club, Gerard Deulofeu has expressed his happiness with life at AC Milan . "Right now I'm only thinking about Milan and the Spanish national team". "In football, I have learned to forget the past, think about the present and the future will come as it may - thinking about it would be a mistake". Read More

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Seahawks Sign Eddie Lacy, Want Him to Be Heavier

Seahawks Sign Eddie Lacy, Want Him to Be Heavier

No position in the National Football League has been devalued in recent years more than running back. The rest is up to Lacy, who needs to keep his weight at a certain level to pick up $385,000 in weight bonuses and ne needs to be on the active roster each week to attain $1 million in cumulative weekly roster bonuses. Read More

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Victor Moses ruled out of Super Eagles friendlies

Victor Moses ruled out of Super Eagles friendlies

Senegal and Burkina Faso represent two tough sides on the African continent, and they will certainly be excellent preparation for the Nigerians ahead of the 2019 AFCON qualifying campaign, as well as the 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign, in which the Super Eagles are now well-placed, with six points from two games in their group. Read More

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RB Christine Michael re-signs with Packers

RB Christine Michael re-signs with Packers

Other than a 42-yard touchdown run against the Bears in Week 15, Michael was little more than a change-of-pace back who spelled Ty Montgomery at times. The former second-round pick has rushed for 1,080 yards and seven touchdowns on 254 carries during stints with Seattle, Dallas and Green Bay over his first four National Football League seasons. Read More

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Was Wake Forest's season actually a success?

Was Wake Forest's season actually a success?

Mary's got here: This year we learned that it's possible to start a season 1-11 and be good enough to make the NCAA Tournament . "The thing I remember most is just how fun it was", Arians said. Sophomore guard Barry Brown averages 11.7 points, sophomore guard Kamau Stokes is at 11.6 with a team-best 58 3-pointers, and senior forward D.J. Read More

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Day hopes match play provides Masters edge

Day hopes match play provides Masters edge

Moments earlier, two former world No.1s McIlroy and Spieth suffered shock losses. Knox, who had a win, loss and a draw in his three matches 12 months ago, opens his campaign against six-time PGA Tour victor Haas, then faces Kim, victor of 18 titles worldwide, tomorrow before concluding the round-robin phase against Willett, who defends his Green Jacket in a fortnight's time, in the first match out on Friday. Read More

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Inability to bowl us out will be hurting India, says Smith

Inability to bowl us out will be hurting India, says Smith

After surrendering meekly during the past three series' in Asia, a rejuvenated Australian side displayed admirable courage and gumption against a dominant Indian side who were unbeaten at home for four years. Handscomb's best previous score in the series had been 24 but he was completely composed as he raised his third test half century. "Today the way he did that, his innings is worth 140 in my eyes". Read More

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Gonzaga Survived Northwestern With Help From A Blown Call And A Technical

Gonzaga Survived Northwestern With Help From A Blown Call And A Technical

And at the end of the day, we just competed". SALT LAKE CITY-The NCAA Tournament's West Region is all wrapped up after Arizona men's basketball defeated Saint Mary's in Saturday's second round game in Salt Lake City. We're coming back from 20 down". "I mean it would have been a three-point game", he said. The Bulldogs went on 18-4 run over a 10-minute stretch to take a 24-10 lead at the 6:04 mark in the first half. Read More

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Everton FC fans will not turn on Lukaku, insists Koeman

Everton FC fans will not turn on Lukaku, insists Koeman

Romelu Lukaku ended a week in which he turned down a lucrative new contract offer with two goals as Everton beat 10-man Hull City to move level on points with fifth-placed Arsenal. It appears as if the Belgian striker will leave Goodison Park after the season. The former Chelsea forward then added further gloss to a convincing victory in the final minute of stoppage-time, calmly rounding Eldin Jakupovic before nudging home after slack play from Omar Elabdellaoui as Everton eased into the ... Read More

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Who is IU's next coach? A look at 3 possibities

Who is IU's next coach? A look at 3 possibities

IU Athletics Director Fred Glass says a search for Crean's successor will begin immediately. When Crean arrived at IN, the place was a mess IN the wake of the disastrous Kelvin Sampson era. You have to win, and you have to win every year. On Thursday, for better or worse, their wishes were granted. "That's never been something I look at, whether it be that job or other jobs", he said. Read More

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Struggling Middlesbrough target Hiddink after Karanka's departure

Struggling Middlesbrough target Hiddink after Karanka's departure

Steve Agnew has been placed in temporary charge while a permanent replacement is found and Slaven feels the decision was correct by the club and chairman Steve Gibson . Ravanelli, who scored 17 goals in 35 appearances for Boro, said: "I'm so sorry Karanka was sacked". Asked if it was similar scenario to Claudio Ranieri's dismissal at Leicester Mourinho replied: "In this case, I know the names!" The former Republic of Ireland worldwide continued: "There are names [being mentioned] ... Read More

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Arsenal fan compares Wenger to Mugabe

Arsenal fan compares Wenger to Mugabe

Forget the protest, comparing the Frenchman to Zimbabwe dictator Robert Mugabe is all you need to know about fans thought of Wenger. "You always think Arsenal are going to be vulnerable from set plays, they are not the biggest team in the world, so Arsene Wenger will probably have to play Olivier Giroud in this game , even if he does not want to. Read More

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Northwestern Looks to Start Tournament Strong vs. Vanderbilt

Northwestern Looks to Start Tournament Strong vs. Vanderbilt

McIntosh's two free throws with 15 seconds to play against Vanderbilt helped give the Wildcats a 68-66 win Thursday over Bryce Drew's Vanderbilt Commodores in the opening round of the West Regional. After trading leads a few times in the closing minutes, Vanderbilt handed the game to Northwestern with a head-scratching blunder. Riley LaChance then missed a three for Vanderbilt, and the Wildcats clinched their first NCAA tournament win after Vanderbilt's desperation heave didn't fall. Read More

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Keith Wood shares his expectations of Ireland vs England

Keith Wood shares his expectations of Ireland vs England

England head coach Eddie Jones says his team will be at their "physical peak" when they face Ireland in Dublin on Saturday. "However Ireland are the comeback queensat the moment, they always seem to finish strongly in the second half". Hansen also had plenty of praise for Jones, who he believed was a key acquisition in England's resurrection at worldwide rugby. "The World Cup is only around the corner and competition for places is fierce". Read More

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South Africa wins toss, bowls in 2nd test vs. New Zealand

South Africa wins toss, bowls in 2nd test vs. New Zealand

New Zealand , heading into the Test, have a few glaring issues on hand, the most significant of which is the injury concern to Trent Boult . Left-arm spinner Mitchell Santner opened the bowling for New Zealand in both games‚ and in one of them he and off-spinner Jeetan Patel became the first pair of slow bowlers to take the new ball in ODI history. Read More

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House returning to Packers

House returning to Packers

Linebacker Dont'a Hightower, the top remaining free agent available, remains on his visit with the Steelers at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex. In his third year with the Packers, the one time offensive rookie of the year finished with 758 yards and three touchdowns. Read More

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Durban Has Lost 2022 Commonwealth Games

Durban Has Lost 2022 Commonwealth Games

The BBC quoted a spokesperson for Liverpool City Council as saying they had "already indicated to the government that we are very willing to host them (the 2022 Games) instead". The 2018 Commonwealth Games will be held on the Gold Coast in Australia. One city that has already expressed its interest in hosting the 2022 games is Liverpool. Read More

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Ireland slips from world-beaters to Six Nations also-rans

Ireland slips from world-beaters to Six Nations also-rans

Interim head coach Howley said afterwards he was immensely proud of the way his players had bounced back after consecutive losses to England and Scotland but reserved special praise for North. "We just make, on our slightly off days, a couple of silly unforced errors, which at this level are massive". North's brace took his tally for Wales to an impressive 30. Read More

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Jurgen Klopp Dismisses The Need For A

Jurgen Klopp Dismisses The Need For A "Plan B" At Liverpool

Have to cover specific spaces and make the right decisions. Liverpool have been criticised for their inability to beat the supposed smaller teams in the Premier League, having previously been defeated by Burnley, Hull and Swansea. Sturridge/Hendo: Klopp confirmed on Friday that both player are "not available" for the game. He does, however, acknowledge and admire the work Dyche has done despite Burnley failing to win an away match in the league this season. Read More

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Lawrence Timmons signs with Dolphins, ends Steelers tenure

Lawrence Timmons signs with Dolphins, ends Steelers tenure

He earned second-team All-Pro honors and was selected to the Pro Bowl following the 2014 season in which he totaled 132 tackles (87 solo) and two sacks. He also was remarkably durable. Timmons made just one Pro Bowl, for the 2014 season, but played at a high level in a Steelers defense that ranked at or near the top of the National Football League for much of his career with them. Read More

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Nicki Minaj fans the Remy Ma feud flames with 'No Frauds'

Nicki Minaj fans the Remy Ma feud flames with 'No Frauds'

On the track she heats up the ongoing beef claiming that Ma shouldn't sound off until she is on the top of the game. " You can't be Pablo if your work ain't sellin'/ What the fuck is this bitch inhalin'?/ I would've helped you out that pit you fell in/ I am the generous Queen!" And whether you're single, dating around, or in a long term relationship, it's a message that I think every woman can appreciate. Read More

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Tebow strikes out in 1st AB for Mets, called out vs Porcello

Tebow strikes out in 1st AB for Mets, called out vs Porcello

Lucie Police and advised to leave the St. Lucie County area. According to a police report obtained the New York Daily News , she hung around the complex all day looking for Tebow and asking questions about him. Tebow briefly questioned the home plate umpire on each of his strikeouts, saying later that he questioned whether the pitches weren't outside the strike zone. Read More

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Georgia to face Tennessee in 2017 SEC Tournament

Georgia to face Tennessee in 2017 SEC Tournament

If Georgia can somehow sneak an upset, not only will it give them a strong win on the resume come Selection Sunday in a few days, but it will also mark the fourth straight appearance in the semifinals of the SEC Tournament . The absence of the two guards provided a small window of opportunity for the Bulldogs, one that closed quickly in the second half. Kentucky scored 18 points off 13 Georgia turnovers, getting several critical baskets off mistakes at the beginning of both halves. Read More

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Vince Young expected to sign with CFL's Roughriders

Vince Young expected to sign with CFL's Roughriders

He went in the first round, third overall, of the 2006 NFL draft to the Tennessee Titans and was the league's top rookie and a Pro Bowl selection that season. Now, though, he's looking to make a return - north of the border. Derek Dennis, the CFL's top lineman a year ago with Calgary who signed with Saskatchewan this off-season as a free agent, tweeted "All I gotta say is don't worry about getting touched in that pocket!" The Roughriders' first game is Thursday, June 22 at 7:30 ... Read More

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