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Author: 0 IPL 2017: Will KKR miss Chris Lynn for the entire season?

Heat general manager Andrew McShea has revealed the BBL club are looking at the extent of the injury following the IPL match. "We are awaiting the results of the scans to Chris Lynn's shoulder which he dislocated on the field", Kallis wrote in his column for Times of India .

Sports Braves open three game series vs. Miami tonight
Author: 0 Braves open three game series vs. Miami tonight

A gray cat snuck its way onto the field and made its way into the Marlins Park Home Run sculpture during the sixth inning of Tuesday's game against the Braves causing a brief delay. "I don't know where he went". There is, of course, no shortage of cat videos on the Internet. Colon went 0-1 and posted a 5.65 ERA in three starts against Miami with the Mets last season.

Author: 0 Hard To See Things Improving for Wenger at Arsenal

Some Arsenal fans are in open revolt, protesting against Arsene Wenger and calling for the Frenchman to walk away from the club after 21 years. "In the second half, they came out strong, scored the second goal and from then on you could see it was more hard".

Sports David Moyes: We're close to desperation at Sunderland
Author: 0 David Moyes: We're close to desperation at Sunderland

Understandably, Moyes is desperate to have Anichebe back in harness, and while he knows he is far from fully match-fit he admits the time has arrived when he has little choice but to gamble. We got the ball into wide areas and got lots of crosses in. This miss nearly proved crucial when the hosts created their best moment of the first half when Anichebe was found from a good cross into the box but he was denied by a brilliant save from Romero.

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

United labored through a subdued opening 30 minutes before Ibrahimovic, as he has done many times this season, took matters into his own hands. Jose Mourinho's Manchester United kept their faint hopes of breaking into the top four alive on Sunday afternoon as they overcame 10-man Sunderland .

Sports Don't blame us for Super Rugby team loss, say Kiwis
Author: 0 Don't blame us for Super Rugby team loss, say Kiwis

Clyne responded on Tuesday by saying the ARU would "undertake due process" to ensure both clubs had adequate time to "present their business case" before the decision was made. The ARU has yet to announce either the Melbourne Rebels or Western Force will be cut from Super Rugby 2018. "Sadly it is very clear to me now that we can not sustain five teams either from a financial perspective or a high-performance perspective", Pulver said.

Sports Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel wins Formula 1 season-opening Australian GP
Author: 0 Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel wins Formula 1 season-opening Australian GP

The German outfit, who have ruled the sport for the last three years, got a rude awakening in the first race of the new season when Sebastian Vettel beat Hamilton by nearly 10 seconds in Melbourne on Sunday. This shows we've got a real race on our hands this season and it's a challenge we will relish. Max Verstappen driving the (33) Red Bull Racing Red Bull-TAG Heuer RB13 TAG Heuer battles for position with Kimi Raikkonen driving the (7) Scuderia Ferrari SF70H on track.

Sports Verstappen passes 9 cars in one lap in masterful China race
Author: 0 Verstappen passes 9 cars in one lap in masterful China race

Sebastian Vettel and Max Verstappen provided proof that 2017-style F1 cars can still overtake as they played starring roles in an entertaining Chinese GP. The Australian has blamed a lack of rear downforce for Red Bull's undoing in Melbourne last month, when he crashed during qualifying and failed to finish the season-opening Formula One race.

Author: 0 Els closes out what might be his final

Five-under won the green jacket past year. I felt like I had an opportunity [Saturday] to shoot something in the mid-to high 60s, which would have got me closer to the lead today, and I didn't quite do that. His ball (second shot) ended up behind a tree and it took him four strokes to finish the hole, allowing Weir to win the Masters with a bogey. He almost holed a wedge from the fairway on the 15th for another birdie and wound up with a 68.

Sports US, Mexico and Canada launch joint bid to host 2026 World Cup
Author: 0 US, Mexico and Canada launch joint bid to host 2026 World Cup

And if they can convince Federation Internationale de Football Association, plans for the 2026 World Cup could begin much sooner than we thought. The 10 April announcement by the three CONCACAF member nations was made at One World Observatory in NY on the 102nd and top floors of the One World Trade Center, the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere.

Sports Kuchar aces 16th, celebrates with patrons
Author: 0 Kuchar aces 16th, celebrates with patrons

Watch the clip below of Kuchar picking his ball out the cup and then signing it before giving it to a young patron. "For me that golf ball is not a keepsake but it could brighten up his day and maybe we'll see him back here playing in a couple of years".

Sports Steve Fisher retiring as basketball coach
Author: 0 Steve Fisher retiring as basketball coach

The San Diego Union-Tribune reported Monday that Fisher has made a decision to step aside after 18 years with the university. From 2009-15, Fisher went on a six-year run of sending the Aztecs to the NCAA Tournament . Fisher has an overall record of 495-288 (.627) between the two schools, and though his stay in San Diego was far longer, he likely will be remembered by most for his work in Ann Arbor.

Author: 0 Ready to supply uranium to India as soon as possible: Aus PM

The joint statement seeks a secure and rule-based Indo-Pacific region, ensuring maritime security and safety of sea lanes, lines of communications and resolving maritime disputes by peaceful means in accordance with global law, a snub to China, declared to be in violation of the Law of the Seas.

Sports United Boost Top Four Hopes With Win Over Sunderland
Author: 0 United Boost Top Four Hopes With Win Over Sunderland

Ibrahimovic put United on their way with a first-half strike at the Stadium of Light before Sebastian Larsson was dismissed for the hosts, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan adding a second shortly after the break and Marcus Rashford scoring late on to leave Jose Mourinho's men four points off the top four.

Sports Westbrook sets triple-double record, Thunder beat Nuggets
Author: 0 Westbrook sets triple-double record, Thunder beat Nuggets

Harden is not trying to take anything away from his friend. Westbrook had 23 points, a dozen boards and half a dozen assists by the time the Thunder went to the locker room trailing 53-52 at halftime at the Pepsi Center. He drives to the basket but sees Semaj Christon in the right corner behind the 3-point line. While his awed contemporaries said it best; this has been the season of Westbrook.

Sports Garcia wins first major in dramatic playoff
Author: 0 Garcia wins first major in dramatic playoff

Charl Schwartzel, the 2011 champion, closed with a 68 to grab third at 6 under. Four-times major victor Ernie Els playing in his 23rd Masters, took what could have been his final bow at Augusta National, signing off with six-over 78 leaving the South African rock bottom of leaderboard on 20-over.

Author: 0 Final round of Masters packed with 'wonderful storylines'

Sergio Garcia , Rickie Fowler , Charley Hoffman and Masters rookie Thomas Pieters are tied at 4-under 140 through two rounds of the year's first major. Day recalled a round at the John Deere Classic when he was first on the course and shot a 72 in just under 2 hours. "We [Spieth and caddie Michael Greller] fought back tremendously to have a chance to win this golf tournament, and no matter what happens at the end, we will have a chance to win with a really good round tomorrow".

Author: 0 Crystal Palace whip Arsenal

Prior to the visit of the Hammers Wenger's men had won just one of their previous six league outings and suffered embarrassing defeats to both Watford and West Brom , heaping the pressure on their long-serving manager. "There's still a lot to fight for", Wenger said. "That is what's at stake basically". A fourth successive away Premier League defeat - the first time Wenger has endured such a run at the club - leaves Arsenal seven points adrift of fourth-placed Manchester City in the ...

Author: 0 Sergio Garcia wins The Masters, his first major title, in dramatic playoff

Rose was two shots ahead when Garcia bogeyed the 10th and 11th, but on what would have been the 60th birthday of Seve Ballesteros, his fellow Spaniard Garcia crucially saved par after an errant drive and penalty shot on the 13th. "He deserves it", Rose said. "I would have liked to be on the right part of it". Rose's tee forced him to punch onto the fairway which presented a huge opportunity to Garcia, one that he took thanks to some solid play combined with Rose's mistake.

Author: 0 Capitals beat Bruins 3-1 in possible playoff preview

The subject of getting Rask enough rest to remain effective has been a popular and important topic over the last couple seasons, but it has to be said this was a surprising move. Backstrom and Ovechkin each got credited with an assist. Shattenkirk, crashing into the slot, sniped the top right corner by Khudobin, and it was 2-1.

Sports Dana White Says That Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather Will Happen
Author: 0 Dana White Says That Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather Will Happen

Nothing. Believe me, we've had preliminary talks with Conor and I'm in a good place with Conor and we're going to meet in NY when he has his baby". "No, it's not close", White admitted. "What I would like to clarify is all the bulls**t about the 80 f*****g 20 split", White said, as quoted on Bloody Elbow . Apparently according to Dana, so did Floyd Mayweather's uncle Jeff Mayweather.

Sports Lunch at the Masters: Garcia charges
Author: 0 Lunch at the Masters: Garcia charges

I like to just kind of pace myself and do my thing". It kept me going. "There are other times I've shot bad weekends and went the other way". "It's tough, it is my favourite spot in the whole world and I have played well", beamed Couples.

Sports Klopp: Coutinho Lost Weight Before Stoke Match
Author: 0 Klopp: Coutinho Lost Weight Before Stoke Match

Jurgen Klopp surprisingly left both on the bench in favour of youngsters Ben Woodburn and Trent Alexander-Arnold. Origi bent an effort wide after 54 minutes and Grant had to save from Firmino and Coutinho as Liverpool pushed for an equaliser, before Lovren's header crashed against the crossbar.

Author: 0 Canadians attend memorials for Vimy Ridge centennial country-wide

To protect soldiers from shelling, they built miles of tunnels one of the war's great engineering feats allowing troops to pop up quickly into their positions. "The Canadians, from all corners of the nation, made the difference". "All of those were things that I think came to mark Canadians not only as warriors", he says, "but to some degree how we carry out our day-to-day affairs".

Author: 0 Roger Federer set for two-month break after Miami Open victory

Nadal, who is up to fifth in the ATP rankings and trails only Federer in the year's Race to London rankings, seemed positive with his display despite the defeat, pointing to huge improvements from the match in Indian Wells . His performance in Miami was more astonishing for the fact he won epic duels with Tomas Berdych in the quarter finals and Nick Kyrgios in the semis before beating a resurgent Nadal.

Sports Jordan Zimmermann, Detroit Tigers stymie Boston Red Sox
Author: 0 Jordan Zimmermann, Detroit Tigers stymie Boston Red Sox

Two games were postponed because of the weather, and only one was made up this week. The next inning, after the Red Sox loaded the bases with one out, Zimmermann induced a groundball double play. The Red Sox have had several players out sick recently. He is 5-5 with a 2.96 ERA against Boston in his career. That rally ended when Andrew Benintendi grounded into a double play, and Zimmermann was able to make it through the middle innings fairly comfortably.

Author: 0 Undermanned Pelicans fall to Warriors, 123-101

That's my favorite thing to do. "So, to feel like I'm a part of this team, and a part of this energy that we have, it feels great". They weren't on a pace to match or better their record 73 wins from last season, but judging by the point differential between this year's team with Durant and last year's historic squad, the Warriors are better now.

Author: 0 F1 Chinese GP Showed On-Track Passes Definitely Possible With New Cars

Hamilton's new team mate Bottas, however, managed to spin behind a safety auto and finished sixth, behind Kimi Raikkonen in fifth and Daniel Ricciardo, who couldn't quite manage to take team mate Verstappen, in fourth. Those last 20 laps or so really exchanging times. While Mercedes successfully navigated the early safety vehicle periods, Vettel's race suffered from them.

Sports Max Verstappen: Wet-dry race was ideal for me
Author: 0 Max Verstappen: Wet-dry race was ideal for me

I could lean on it more or less as much as I wanted, but we are still missing some performance compared to Mercedes and Ferrari. "When I woke up this morning I never expected to be on the podium". "The guys will investigate this evening and I'm confident they can resolve it for the race". "I think at the moment, we're a bit in a lonely competition because in front of us, they are too quick, and behind us, (the other teams) are too slow", he said.

Sports Conte plays down exit talk, says future is at Chelsea
Author: 0 Conte plays down exit talk, says future is at Chelsea

Recent reports from The Times suggest that Conte is now at loggerheads with Chelsea over the identity of Holland's successor, with the 47-year-old said to covet another Italian coach to join the likes of brother Gianluca Conte, Angelo Alessio, Carlo Cudicini, Gianluca Spinelli, Paolo Bertelli, Julio Tous and Tiberio Ancora.

Sports Fox outshines UCLA's Ball, leads Kentucky to Elite Eight
Author: 0 Fox outshines UCLA's Ball, leads Kentucky to Elite Eight

Kentucky will take on No. 1 seed North Carolina, which defeated Butler 92-80 in the first of two South Region semifinal games Friday night. "He just did not want to lose, and we did not want to lose, either, so he kept scoring and we kept giving him the ball".

Author: 0 Phil Simms mulling future after being booted by Tony Romo at CBS

Romo had been linked with moves to the Houston Texans and Denver Broncos this year. The four-time Pro Bowler Tony Romo is officially joining the team at CBS Sports, calling the games next to Jim Nantz - a role that previously held by Phil Simms.

Author: 0 Good weather offers golfers full day of practice ahead of Masters

Im going to have to drive it well, hit my irons well, putt it well. "It's not good for us if he keeps it going and keeps playing like that". "I've got a lot of confidence in my game right now, but anything can happen". "I would have been thinking elsewhere", Day said. Day revealed that he probably would have played regardless, but he doesn't think he would have fared very well if the surgery had not been successful or his mom needed chemotherapy.