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Author: 0 Edmund and Evans thrashed to leave GB facing Davis Cup exit

The absence of Andy Murray had always meant that this would be an uphill battle on the indoor clay of Rouen for Leon Smith's team. Julien Benneteau of France celebrate with teammate after defeating Jamie Murray and Dominic Inglot of Britain during their doubles Davis Cup quarterfinal tennis match between France and Britain at the Kindarena Stadium of Rouen, France, Saturday, April 8, 2017.

Sports Daniel Cormier Retires Anthony Johnson And Retains His Title At UFC 210
Author: 0 Daniel Cormier Retires Anthony Johnson And Retains His Title At UFC 210

The two went head to head and it eventually ended with a submission by Cormier. Just like in the first fight when "Rumble" lost by submission, this is going to be an ugly fight again. He did however say that he would prefer to fight Jones ahead of Manuwa. The two middleweight contenders were in the clinch when Mousasi delivered two knees to the face of Weidman, deemed illegal by referee Dan Miragliotta.

Sports Fowler rides fast start to soar into Masters contention
Author: 0 Fowler rides fast start to soar into Masters contention

Other holes at Augusta National are more famous and adorn artwork but few are more hard than the par-4 first hole. The Englishman shared second at the Masters in 2015 behind Spieth . "Man, I fought hard today", Mickelson said. Day, 29, nearly missed the cut with a second round 76 on Friday following his 74 in Thursday's first round.

Sports Formula One: Hamilton wins 5th title
Author: 0 Formula One: Hamilton wins 5th title

Hamilton started from pole position and led from beginning to end to capture the 54th race title of his career and his first of the new Formula One season. "If there wasn't a Safety Car it would've been much closer". "It was very close between Ferrari and Mercedes who was the faster auto but Lewis was the difference today".

Author: 0 Ibrahimovic inspiration keeps Man United in top-four race

United cruised to a 3-0 victory over the Black Cats at the Stadium of Light with Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Marcus Rashford providing the goals. United, who move above Arsenal, are four points behind fourth-placed Manchester City with one game in hand over their neighbours. The club stay rooted to the bottom, 10 points from safety.

Sports Iniesta refuses to blame Malaga defeat on referee
Author: 0 Iniesta refuses to blame Malaga defeat on referee

Barca had Neymar sent off in the second half, the Brazil star earning a second booking for a strong challenge on Diego Llorente after he had earlier been cautioned for delaying a free-kick by tying his laces. However, Griezmann rounded Keylor Navas to slot home at the near post five minutes from time. It was Pepe that got Real on the board first with a tally in the 52nd, after shaking off his marker he headed Toni Kroos' free kick just inside the far upright.

Sports Chelsea's lead back after Bournemouth win
Author: 0 Chelsea's lead back after Bournemouth win

The return of Victor Moses to his now familiar right-wing-back role restored equilibrium to manager Antonio Conte's 3-4-3 template. Diego Costa controlled the ball, turned, and sliced his shot off target with his weak foot. They scored one goal , but after half-time we did well and controlled the game. However, he contributed to Chelsea's third goal when he was fouled 22 yards out by Steve Cook.

Sports Lukaku challenges Everton to fight Man Utd and Arsenal
Author: 0 Lukaku challenges Everton to fight Man Utd and Arsenal

Leicester boss Craig Shakespeare has left Riyad Mahrez out of the starting XI - possibly with an eye on the Foxes away clash against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League this week. Schmeichel made a diving intervention to prevent Barkley getting on the scoresheet himself, but Everton would not be denied from the resulting corner.

Author: 0 Bereaved Rishabh Pant Wins Hearts After Courageous Knock

Definitely not. I didn't expect that money but the T20 series against India could not have come at a better time for myself and other England boys who are playing". RCB's top order struggled to get going with the likes of Chris Gayle and Shane Watson getting out early in the innings. Watson conceded just five runs and also got the wicket of Pat Cummins (6) in the 17th over to tilt the game in favour of RCB .

Sports Girl 'raised by monkeys' was likely abandoned by family
Author: 0 Girl 'raised by monkeys' was likely abandoned by family

But far from being raised by animals in the Katarniya Ghat forest range, the girl, who doctors believe has mental and physical disabilities, was likely to have been recently abandoned in the wilderness by her carers, the district chief forestry officer said.

Author: 0 I need the round of my life to win the Masters - McIlroy

The four-times major champion was itching to start the third round given the piece of bad luck he endured on Friday when his approach to the 18th slammed into the pin and rebounded 20 yards from the hole leading to a bogey. "I don't even know how much it would mean to be able to join both of my idols as a Masters victor", he said. Pieters turned in a record performance as a rookie in Europe's Ryder Cup defeat past year and is certainly not phased about trying to become the first player to ...

Sports Garrett dazzles in debut, Reds beat Cardinals 2-0
Author: 0 Garrett dazzles in debut, Reds beat Cardinals 2-0

John's basketball player has a promising future on the mound. Raisel Iglesias picked up the save. Both Adam Wainwright and Lance Lynn reached the five innings to qualify for wins in their starts, giving up two runs apiece-but the Cardinals lost both games.

Sports Dana White, fighters break down all the UFC 210 craziness
Author: 0 Dana White, fighters break down all the UFC 210 craziness

Jon Jones was then brought in on the act, as Rogan asked the question as to whether Cormier's next fight would be against the returning former pound-for-pound number one. The lone Canadian at UFC 210 said afterwards that he was planning to retire win or lose, but one has to wonder if the one-sided loss contributed to his decision.

Author: 0 Anichebe Impressive As Zlatan Fires Man United Past 10-Man Sunderland

Every team has a couple of them. Jose Mourinho appeared less than impressed with Manchester United's travelling support and their confusing choice of songs during the win over Sunderland . "He was very good", the United manager said. As for the visitors, Jose Mourinho's Manchester United side get themselves sixth in the section with 54 points from 29 matches, coming off the rear of three wins and three draws from their last half a dozen appearances.

Sports State Commission Cancels MMA Fighter's Match Due to Breast Implants
Author: 0 State Commission Cancels MMA Fighter's Match Due to Breast Implants

Cynthia Calvillo was walking an interesting line heading into her UFC 210 fight against Pearl Gonzalez on Saturday night. However, Gonzalez (6-1) may have a harder time because of this regulation, which could make it more difficult for her (and other fighters with implants) to compete.

Author: 0 Fowler sits 3rd at Masters: 'Right where I'm supposed to be'

Garcia pulled three shots ahead Sunday with two early birdies and a bogey by Rose at the fifth. I think it's the kind of place that if you are trying to fight against it, it's going to beat you down. "I don't overpower it", he said. I was able to regroup and make a couple pars coming in. On the 13th hole on Saturday, Spieth faced a decision of whether to go for the green at the par 5 on his second shot from the pine straw.

Sports LeGarrette Blount: Blount has 'offer on the table' from Patriots
Author: 0 LeGarrette Blount: Blount has 'offer on the table' from Patriots

The two seem to be on good terms, though it's unknown if the Patriots are interested in signing Blount again. With some good free agents still available and the NFL Draft less than a month away, there is still some work to be done. Blount carried the ball 299 times for 1,161 yards with 18 touchdowns in 2016 National Football League season. The running back was also a free agent last season, before signing a one-year, $1 million pact.

Sports Pep Guardiola 'taught a lesson' in first year at Manchester City
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola 'taught a lesson' in first year at Manchester City

The ex-Barcelona and Bayern Munich boss was reported to have stood his ground with his staff during the incident - a version of events since disputed by The Sun . City manager Pep Guardiola addressed the press ahead of Saturday's clash against in-form Hull City. However, Pochettino was unfazed by his comments, explaining: "I didn't hear him say that but I can understand".