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Author: 0 Waring ahead at Joburg Open as play suspended by bad light

The region had already been hit with over 200 millimetres of rain over the last week, with Saturday's outburst dumping another 35mm within an hour of the heavens opening. "It was obviously frustrating to come back and be one over for the last four holes", Waring told the European Tour. The tournament is scheduled to take place on both the Eastern and Western Course and the likes of Brandon Grace, defending champion Haydn Porteous as well as Alberton-based Eye of Africa player Keith Horne will ...

Sports Highlights: Blackcaps chasing 272 for victory in third ODI against South Africa
Author: 0 Highlights: Blackcaps chasing 272 for victory in third ODI against South Africa

Involved in the Proteas mix throughout their unbeaten tenure, Pretorius obtains a ODI batting average of 32.5 and bowling average of 23.11, with a man-of-the-match best 3/19 against Sri Lanka in the third ODI. Rabada was welcomed back by South Africa , for Chris Morris, after he sat out the second ODI with a knee injury. South Africa had been well on the way to 300 with de Kock at the wicket and the total at 115-3 after 22 overs.

Sports Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho: We can't underestimate Leicester
Author: 0 Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho: We can't underestimate Leicester

Lovren has been in Germany this week to see a specialist over his knee injury and did not go on the Reds' warm-weather training break to La Manga, while Sturridge was sent home early from Spain after suffering with a virus. His first appearance for Liverpool came in January 2016 when the Reds took on Exeter City in an FA Cup tie. Klop revealed that Wijnaldum has had problems training as a result of the injury but that he expects the Dutch worldwide to be fit for the Premier League game ...

Author: 0 Te'o handed England start as Jones makes four changes

England , on a 16-match winning streak and targeting back-to-back grand slams, will expect a hefty bonus-point win over Italy , a side they have beaten in all 22 previous meetings by an average margin of nearly 30 points. Care's recall means Ben Youngs will sit next to the restored Mako Vunipola on what Jones trumpets as "the best bench in the world". The boys are really on song, we have had great competition for places, and we've picked a very strong 23 to play against Italy .

Sports LeBron James misses shootaround, questionable to face Chicago Bulls
Author: 0 LeBron James misses shootaround, questionable to face Chicago Bulls

Richard Jefferson took James' place in Saturday's workouts and would likely start in James does sit. Without James, the Cavaliers have been 4-18 since he joined the franchise in 2014. He's also playing 37.5 minutes per game and coach Tyronn Lue has said he would like to get the three-time champ some rest as the playoffs approach. As he is looking to keep their four-game lead at the top of the conference safe.

Author: 0 Kyle Lowry Out vs. Celtics with Wrist Injury

Tucker, DeMarre Carroll and Serge Ibaka . Tucker had a team-high 10 rebounds, while Ibaka had 15 points and seven boards. Not only did power forward Serge Ibaka spend an all-star weekend break in possession of a laptop that laid out the team's offensive sets, coach Dwane Casey did some looking back in time while he was off, as well.

Author: 0 Ducks strike deal to get Dallas forward Patrick Eaves

His 16 assists are only two shy of his career best established a decade ago. Anaheim is in need of goal-scoring threats and veteran tenacity, particularly while Antoine Vermette is under a 10-game suspension. The pick, which is what the Ducks are due from trading Frederik Andersen to Toronto last summer, can turn into their first-round selection if they advance to the Western Conference finals and Eaves plays in half of their playoff games.

Sports Keane backs Man United to sign 'fantastic' Griezmann
Author: 0 Keane backs Man United to sign 'fantastic' Griezmann

Former Manchester United midfielder Roy Keane believes that the "fantastic" Antoine Griezmann would be a flawless signing for the club this summer. The Frenchman has been heavily linked with a move to Old Trafford in recent months, with reports suggesting the club have already agreed to a personal deal with Griezmann.

Sports Hull City v Burnley Betting Tips
Author: 0 Hull City v Burnley Betting Tips

Their only other point away from home came at Manchester United in October and Hull must have seen this as a great opportunity to continue their recent improvement under new coach Marco Silva. They have not kept a clean sheet at home against a middle-third team all season, which will give confidence to a Burnley side that has struggled away all season: they've scored just five in their 11 away games so far, and they've only scored two of those against bottom-half teams en route to six ...

Author: 0 Del Potro survives to book quarter-final spot at Delray Beach

The other clash in the last-four sees an All-American affair, with Jack Sock taking on Donald Young. "I was glad to be able to get out of that midway through the second set". Out of sudden, the first break appeared in game 11 when Querrey sent the forehand behind the baseline and he was punished very soon, as Delpo grabbed the opener with a service victor for a 7-5.

Author: 0 Former rugby stars Williams and O'Connor arrested in drugs case

The Daily Telegraph are reporting no formal charges have yet been made against the pair, who were reported to be heavily intoxicated at the time. Their alleged dealers were also taken into custody. Carter, a clubmate of Williams, apologised for "a massive error of judgment". The side are current champions of French rugby. Williams earned 77 caps for the All Blacks , retiring in 2012.

Sports Chelsea 3-1 Swansea City
Author: 0 Chelsea 3-1 Swansea City

The Blues eventually restored their lead in the 73rd minute, as Pedro squeezed an effort past Lukasz Fabianksi, who should have done better. Moving forward, Eden Hazard and Diego Costa are sure starters for the day whilst Pedro could once again get the nod over Willian in the front three.

Sports Wozniacki and Kerber reach the last four — WTA DUBAI
Author: 0 Wozniacki and Kerber reach the last four — WTA DUBAI

Kerber would have reclaimed No. 1 ranking if she won the Dubai title, but that seemed of secondary importance after her loss. Now, however, Svitolina makes headlines by breaking into the WTA top 10 with her win over the Dane. "I'm not thinking about this", Kerber said. "Very happy how I have managed to get through these two weeks, because it's been very tiring mentally".

Sports Seahawks awarded 2 third-round compensatory picks in NFL Draft
Author: 0 Seahawks awarded 2 third-round compensatory picks in NFL Draft

The Jets traded their fourth-round pick to the Redskins during last year's draft in order to move up and draft tackle Brandon Shell in the fifth round. Green Bay's compensatory choice will come at the end of the fifth round, in effect giving the Packers a pair of fifth-round picks. The free agents they lost-Isa Abdul-Quddus, Manny Ramirez and Travis Lewis , among others-were not significant to warrant compensation.

Author: 0 OL draw Roma in round of 16

Comes in a bad period", Mourinho, whose side are still competing on four fronts, told reporters. It's hard because they are a very hard team, they had a very good Champions League campaign. Lyon vs. Roma, Olympiacos vs. Besiktas and Copenhagen vs. Ajax standout as the ties that make the Europa League handsome. That means a meeting with Serie A heavyweights Roma could be on the cards, or a clash with a Bundesliga side such as Schalke or Borussia Monchengladbach.

Sports Manager's preview: Moyes eyes Everton win
Author: 0 Manager's preview: Moyes eyes Everton win

You spend more hours together than in a normal week and you have time to talk to the players individually and that was really good". The match will also see a first return to Goodison Park for Darron Gibson and Bryan Oviedo following their January moves to Sunderland , and Koeman believes that they will be afforded a warm welcome back to Merseyside.

Sports Wesley Bryan, Cody Gribble share early lead at Honda
Author: 0 Wesley Bryan, Cody Gribble share early lead at Honda

More than half of the field was at par or better. He probably would not have been invited to this year's Honda except for that victory. Along with the PGA Tour players, participants will still be able to tee it up on the Island Course with Tampa Bay Lightning players and coaches.

Author: 0 F1: Fernando Alonso confirms Mercedes approach to replace Nico Rosberg

A door could even open up at Mercedes with Rosberg's replacement, Valtteri Bottas, having only been offered a one-year deal. "I don't think that is an idea, it was just a thought that has a big repercussion because he's said many times that he was learning from the data", Alonso said when asked about Hamilton's comments.