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Sports Sweet Victory: WVU beats Notre Dame, advances to Sweet 16
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But instead of capitalizing on the one woman advantage, Notre Dame yielded another goal before senior attacker Heidi Annaheim drew her own yellow card for tripping. "Basically, the tale of two games really", the elder West said. The sting of last year's first-round upset is forgotten now, but should we expect anything different from this year's team? Carter was the ring leader on both ends of the floor.

Sports Vesnina soars to new heights in Indian Wells
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Kuznetsova has now won five times against the WTA's Top 5 in the last 52 weeks, including twice against Pliskova. Vesnina jumped out to a 5-0 lead in the first set, but Mladenovic then won three straight games before Vesnina was finally able to close out the set.

Sports Cincinnati beats Kansas State 75-61 in South Region
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UCLA didn't have an easy go in its first-round game against Kent State. The Kansas State Wildcats (20-13) are coming from a 95-88 win over Wake Forest in which Wesley Iwundu scored 24 points in 6-for-9 shooting from the field and 11-for-13 from the free throw line.

Author: 0 Utah Jazz Game Recap: King James to the Rescue

But Kyrie Irving and Iman Shumpert left with injuries. "Kyrie won't be able to finish the game", James said. "We haven't played together in a while, so it's going to take a little bit for him to adjust to a lot of the things we've been doing, and also for us to integrate him back as fast as we can", Kyrie Irving said.

Sports Wawrinka reaches Indian Wells semi-finals
Author: 0 Wawrinka reaches Indian Wells semi-finals

Wawrinka, the No. 3 seed, faced no break points Saturday and broke his opponent's serve three times . Victory takes Wawrinka into the semi-finals at Indian Wells for the first time , when he tackles Carreno Busta. They played doubles together in that tournament and in Rio de Janeiro this year where they won the title. "I had some issues", said the American, who played with one thigh bandaged, but without the right arm bandage she sported in previous rounds.

Sports Zinedine Zidane admits Real Madrid came close to signing Monaco starlet
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Teenage striker Kylian Mbappe got the nod from France's football squad for the first time as head coach Didier Deschamp named a 24-member squad here. After having signed Anthony Martial from Monaco few seasons ago, United could fancy their chances on the youngster too. He is our DNA. Zinedine Zidane has revealed that AS Monaco sensation Kylian Mbappe "almost signed for Real Madrid" before instead opting for the French club.

Sports Tar Heels clear bench in opening round rout
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The Tar Heels are aware of it even when they don't see it. "And he said his momma's here, so she can clap her hands together like Mr. Miyaga and put her hands on his ankle and I'm sure it will make it feel better". Marred by a recent shooting slump, Jackson had a one-on-one meeting with North Carolina coach Roy Williams before the start of the Tar Heels' NCAA Tournament run, which kicked off here Friday afternoon.

Author: 0 Kyrgios stuns Djokovic again, Federer races past Nadal

Kyrgios, the 15th seed at Indian Wells, had dispatched No. 2 Novak Djokovic in the fourth round, his second-straight win over the 11-time Grand Slam champion. The tournament victor in 2005 and 2013, Nadal needed nearly two hours to finish off Nishioka. "Something switched, and now I'm really enjoying it again".

Sports What Time, Network Is Maryland Vs. Xavier 2017 NCAA Tourney Game On?
Author: 0 What Time, Network Is Maryland Vs. Xavier 2017 NCAA Tourney Game On?

This is the third consecutive year Xavier has advanced to the second round in the NCAAs. While he did have a brief two-game turnaround last month at Northwestern and Wisconsin when he hit eight of 12 on 3-pointers, he missed 32 of his last 38 over the team's final nine games, including eight of nine against Xavier .

Sports Roger Federer through to Indian Wells semi-finals after Nick Kyrgios withdrawal
Author: 0 Roger Federer through to Indian Wells semi-finals after Nick Kyrgios withdrawal

Federer did not break a sweat to get past the quarter-final berth as his opponent Nick Kyrgios withdrew well ahead of the match with illness yesterday. Federer has won 19 of 22 career meetings with Wawrinka, including a semi-final win at the Australian Open in January. Despite playing on home soil, Sock was the underdog against Federer, who received loud cheers throughout the match .

Sports Gennady Golovkin looking to secure bout for September this year
Author: 0 Gennady Golovkin looking to secure bout for September this year

It's the Super World Middleweight Champion vs. the World Middleweight Champion. After the fight, Golovkin dismissed the bout by stating that it felt like "sparring". I just need to keep developing myself. The mindset is a skill that people underestimate. "And I definitely think I bring all those attributes to the table.

Sports United States edged by Puerto Rico in World Baseball Classic
Author: 0 United States edged by Puerto Rico in World Baseball Classic

If Claudio and Puerto Rico go all the way to the finals, he would still have about 10 days to cross three hurdles: Pitching more than an inning, completing two innings and pitching on back-to-back days. "You have to be honest with teams and players from the get-go", said Cora, who also serves as Houston's bench coach. This time around, the USA pitching staff as a whole posted a 2.50 ERA through the first four games, limited the opposition to a.189 average and has fanned 11.0 batters ...

Sports Dietmar Hamann's Manchester City and Liverpool combined XI
Author: 0 Dietmar Hamann's Manchester City and Liverpool combined XI

City dropped points in their last Premier League outing against Stoke and can ill afford to give up more ground to top-four rivals Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday. His attractive passing style-of-play has also come in for criticism, with City's lacklustre defence having proved vulnerable - particularly to sides that have pressed them high up the pitch.

Sports Real Sociedad fall 1-0 to Alaves
Author: 0 Real Sociedad fall 1-0 to Alaves

The Real Madrid plyers turned up to Madrid's Barajas Airport to unveil the impressive new jet just before Madrid's 2 - 1 La Liga win over Athletic Bilbao . We knew it was going to be more than hard. Although they have a habit of conceding an early goal to their rivals and if their displays have not always been convincing, there is no doubting the faith of a side that will count on the support of a packed stadium where Real Madrid are probably the most unpopular of visitors.

Sports Bournemouth 2-0 Swansea City
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Kyle Naughton should return in place of Angel Rangel, who's out for the rest of the season with a fractured metatarsal, and Stephen Kingsley looks set to fill in on the opposite defence of the defence in Olsson's absence. The Spanish full-back suffered broken bones in his foot in last weekend's 2-1 loss to Hull City and underwent surgery earlier in the week which is expected to keep him out for the final few months of the campaign.

Sports Leonard leads Spurs to joint-top of the National Basketball Association
Author: 0 Leonard leads Spurs to joint-top of the National Basketball Association

Dennis Schroder led the Hawks with 22 points in the loss. The Spurs lived dangerously at times however, and gave up a season-high 23 turnovers during an uneven performance. Leonard took little time to get back in the groove, scoring nine points in the first period while keying San Antonio run midway through the quarter that turned an 8-2 Atlanta lead into a 17-11 advantage for the Spurs.