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Australia's clean sweep in team pursuit

The New Zealand's men's team pursuit have been disqualified from their ride-off for bronze at the Commonwealth Games tonight. Wales were promoted into New Zealand's place; a big blow for the team of Regan Gough, Campbell Stewart, Nick Kergozou, Tom Sexton and Jared Gray.

Tony Finau Suffers Gruesome Ankle Injury Celebrating at Masters Par 3 Contest

The American dislocated his left ankle celebrating a hole-in-one at the traditional event that precedes the first round at Augusta. "Obviously from that point to where I stand today is nothing short of a miracle if you ask me". I knew there was going to be a lot of pressure on the foot. Finau aced the seventh hole and appeared to twist his ankle in the celebration. Augusta National chairman Fred Ridley told the crowd crammed around the first tee how privileged they were to have the duo ...

Conte: Chelsea will continue 'very difficult' fight for Champions League

Conte said that the players were giving their everything, however, it was not enough to match the expectations and goals put forward by the club and the fans. "It's hard... I don't know". And it was even more impressive as they came from behind after a huge error from captain Hugo Lloris gifted Alvaro Morata the opening goal.

Solarte homers, Pillar steals home, Toronto tops Yankees 5-3

He got ahead in the count at 2-0, Robertson then evened the count but Smoak fouled off two breaking balls to stay alive before launching his second career grand slam and first hit in six career at-bats against Robertson. Outfielder Billy McKinney sprained his left shoulder when he crashed into the left field scoreboard while chasing Josh Donaldson's double in the first.

Isner Stops Del Potro Streak, Will Face Zverev For Miami Masters Title

Isner hit forehand winners at will against an in-form del Potro and sent down the booming serves he is known for to decimate the Argentine 6-1 7-6 (2) Saturday to make his fourth Masters 1000 final. "On the flip side of that, if I'm not too confident or doing the right things out there, I can be beaten by anybody". "Physically, I'm super-fresh and I'm ready to go for the finals".

Roma, Pallotta: "Not trying to sell our best players"

Liverpool transfer target Allison Becker is not for sale according to his club, Roma . Salah has scored 28 goals and provided nine assists in his first 30 Premier League appearances since joining Liverpool from Fiorentina last summer.

Tyronn Lue to Rejoin Cavaliers as Observer vs. Pelicans After Leave

If Davis & Co. can seal the fourth seed, they will enjoy home court advantage in a potential first-round series against the Spurs or the Oklahoma City Thunder (44-32). James also tied Kobe Bryant for third place with 941 games of 20 or more points. "I have to play better". Lue has been on medical leave the past six games after he had stepped away during a game against the Chicago Bulls.

How Joel Embiid's injury could change the National Basketball Association playoffs

The incident occurred in the second quarter of a 118-101 home win over the Knicks, while Embiid was trying to complete a dribble handoff to Fultz near the three-point line. Earlier on Thursday morning, ESPN relayed the news of the recent collision during the 76ers' game against the New York Knicks . "I'm anxious about him, but I believe he's OK".

Roseanne Fans Are Already Freaking out Over Revival Premiere

In a New York Times interview , she said it was her idea for her character to back Trump, and that the new season will tell stories about "how and why [working class people] elected Trump". The reboot also explored Roseanne's political views through heated yet comical conversations with her sister Jackie ( Laurie Metcalf ). And while the premiere didn't explicitly address Darlene's relationship with David, we already know that they got married and had two kids before splitting up.

Former Texas A&M DL Michael Bennett surrenders himself in Houston

According to the DA's statement , Bennett - who attended high school in the Houston area - was in town for the February 5, 2017 Super Bowl to watch his brother, Martellus , who played for the New England Patriots against the Atlanta Falcons .

Kansas Holds on to Beat Clemson 80-76

He warmed up in the second half and wound up scoring 16 points despite spending most of the second half in foul trouble. Kansas , for the third straight season, is one win from advancing to the Final Four. Clemson guard Gabe DeVoe did not come this far to have his college career end like this. Clemson has not been in the Sweet 16 since 1997 and has not reached the Elite Eight since 1980, before the tournament expanded to 64 teams .

Hamilton claims Aussie GP pole position

Daniel Ricciardo expressed his happiness with the performance shown by Aston Martin Red Bull Racing on longer runs, but said he struggled on the softer compound of tyres. Off contract Ricciardo is looking to impress in his eighth F1 season after postponing extension talks with Red Bull and being linked to Mercedes and Ferrari in 2019.

State to face Loyola-Chicago in Elite 8

Go Loyola! " said Zoey Doane, student. "I'll probably remember it for the rest of my life", Townes said. So they've got to be pretty good, and whatever they've done here as of late, they're hot. "I'll have to scout them first", Sister Jean said. "Feels like a dream". Cody Martin, Caleb's twin brother, contributes 13.9 points, 6.3 rebounds and 4.7 assists per game.

Neymar Reportedly Thinks '5 Months Have Felt Like 5 Years' at PSG

The older Neymar accompanied PSG chairman Nasser Al-Khelaifi and the club's sporting director Antero Henrique during a visit of the Brazil international's youth charity center at Praia Grande in southeastern Brazil on Tuesday. I hope he comes this season. The potential new deal would make the Brazilian the highest paid player in the world, overtaking Messi's current deal worth £40 million (R679 million) annually.

Indian Wells: Rising star Naomi Osaka wins 1st title

Naomi Osaka had just won her first WTA title on Sunday, and was understandably finding it hard to put the achievement into words. In a match-up of 20-year-old rising stars, Osaka needed just 70 minutes to dispatch world No. "I can not believe I won this tournament, beating Roger in a great final and level of tennis", Del Potro said. Osaka blasted five aces, made three double faults and won 79 percent of her first-serve points.

Del Potro outlasts Federer to win Indian Wells final

However, Del Potro saved a remarkable three match points to take the third set into a tie-breaker before beating Federer for the seventh time in 25 meetings between the duo. "I was surprised how long it took him to get more and more confident coming over, but I feel like he's finally there". But for all the camaraderie, this was pure, intense competition and also a particularly fine tennis match, filled with winners on the run, drop shots and phenomenal fast-twitch defence from Federer as he ...

Stenson takes 1-shot lead at Bay Hill

He made up for it best that he could by making more than 115 feet worth of putts. On the par-5 16th, with his ball just below the fairway bunker lip, he decided against laying up, then flew trees and water to find the green, later two-putting for another birdie.

Federer wins at Indian Wells, sets up rematch with Chung

Kerber never managed a break point against Kasatkina's serve. On Wednesday, Chung raced past last year's quarter-finalist Pablo Cuevas 6-1, 6-3. Mid-day accepts no responsibility or liability for its dependability, trustworthiness, reliability and data of the text.

New York Jets finalizing deal with quarterback Teddy Bridgewater

Bridgewater's arrival, coupled with the re-signing of McCown, hints that NY could subsequently part ways with one, if not both, of its backups. Having just seen the disastrous effects of putting two veteran quarterbacks in front of a rookie with Christian Hackenberg two seasons ago, the Jets seem to be set up to repeat that same mistake if they do in fact take a quarterback with their first-round pick in the upcoming draft.

Nate Solder to sign four-year, $62 million contract with Giants

A major reason for why the Giants went out and spent a lot on Solder was in due to how poor Erick Flowers has been in the last few years. The soon-to-be 30-year-old will get a four-year, $62 million deal, with $35 million guaranteed, according to Rapoport .

Katy Perry suffers wardrobe malfunction in 'American Idol' twerk battle

It will be interesting to see if the rivalry continues throughout the season. The 20-year-old sings Allen Stone's "Unaware" on an audition episode scheduled to air at 7 p.m. Her energy level was through the roof, and Katy thought she was "cute" while Lionel called her "fearless". Self-professed "show woman" Michelle Sussett arrived on the scene to make people "dance, laugh, enjoy music, and make them have a super, super happy moment".

Richard Sherman called Raiders, but McKenzie said no cap room

That the deal was solidified so quickly speaks to Lynch, Shanahan, and contract specialist Paraag Marathe's acumen in these types of scenarios. Adam Scheffer of ESPN first reported the free agent signing. As PFT also noted "Making the Pro Bowl in 2018 makes the 2019 salary of $8 million guaranteed for injury as of the third day of the league year". He expects to be physically cleared for training camp.

Tom Brady Beat Stephen Colbert In A Beer-Chugging Contest

Everything Tom Brady has worked on, everything he's invested in - it all comes together in another historic Patriots playoff run. I'm looking down on my thumb as it's split open and I'm thinking, "I really don't know what happened to my thumb".

Bengals swap first-round picks with Bills for LT Cordy Glenn

On Friday, Buffalo traded starting quarterback Tyrod Taylor to Cleveland for a third-round pick. The Bills will save more than $4 million on the cap in the deal. Last summer, Glenn missed a significant portion of training camp and the preseason because of a lingering foot and ankle injury . The 28-year-old Glenn has been Buffalo's starting left tackle since entering the National Football League as a second-round pick in 2012 but a foot injury limited him to six games last season.

Messi-less Barcelona cruise home in Malaga

Luis Suarez and Philippe Coutinho scored early in a 2-0 victory at Malaga , which was already trailing by two goals when one of its players was sent off for a unsafe tackle with an hour to go. The Argentine has scored a total of 31 goals from 37 appearances in all competitions this season. Iván Ramis equaliser to Ronaldos first goal could not help the hosts keep their undefeated streak at home intact as Ronaldo thumped in a header in the 84th minute to hand Real Madrid the much-deserved ...

Phillies, Arrieta Agree to 3-Year Deal

Two people familiar with the decision tell the Associated Press that free-agent ace Jake Arrieta and the Phillies have agreed to a three-year deal. And as a person and as a family member, he benefitted my family; that's the way I look at it. The Philadelphia Phillies have emerged as perhaps the strongest suitors for Arrieta as Opening Day looms less than three weeks away, according to a person with direct knowledge of the negotiations.

What channel is Selection Sunday? TV, time for NCAA Tournament bracket reveal

Here are two big ones: What seed will K-State earn? Lunardi had Texas as one of his last four teams in the field before the win, underscoring how important it was for Shaka Smart's squad. They will no longer need to wait an hour to find out which bubble teams made the dance. So when it's time to place team No. 17, the program determines which location is closest without the aforementioned conflicts.

Colts Possible Free Agent Targets: Cornerback Richard Sherman

Sherman, who has been meeting with the 49ers since Friday night, visited with team officials on Saturday . The Seahawks , looking to add salary cap space, released Sherman Friday after he reportedly refused to accept a pay cut from his $11 million base salary he was to earn during the 2018 season.

Indian Wells: Serena Williams eager to hit with big guns again

That, and the chance to stick it to those who've tried to put her and her fellow females down all her life. She has already played in the Tiebreak Tens event in NY and briefly in the Fed Cup, but now she is back in serious competition. "Just the feeling of getting back to world No. 1 is deeply gratifying because today when you're older you know how much work you've put into it". "This is a good time to start for the summer.

Orlando Brown likely to drop out of first round after poor combine

Entering the NFL Combine , Alabama's Calvin Ridley and maybe SMU's Courtland Sutton were the only first-round worthy receivers. He led tight ends in every measurable workout except the bench press, which he placed second in with 22 repetitions.