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Sports Federer loses match and No 1 ranking at Miami Open
Author: 0 Federer loses match and No 1 ranking at Miami Open

Federer will lose his No. 1 ranking to the now injured Rafael Nadal when Miami concludes. "It felt like every time I had chances, something bad happened - wrong decision making by me, good decisions from him", Federer said after the match.

Sports Greg Bird scratched from lineup with foot soreness
Author: 0 Greg Bird scratched from lineup with foot soreness

The first baseman was scratched from New York's lineup on Saturday due to a sore right foot. The Yankees said Bird would visit a foot specialist on Monday. Bird injured his ankle in Spring Training on Saturday. Last season, Ellsbury batted.264 with seven homers, 39 RBIs and 22 steals in 112 games. "I'm not a doctor but he had a little bit of tightness in his ankle, that same foot as a year ago", Bard said.

Sports Former Indians player Albert Belle arrested during spring training game in Arizona
Author: 0 Former Indians player Albert Belle arrested during spring training game in Arizona

Albert Belle was arrested on Sunday in Scottsdale, Arizona , and taken to Maricopa County Sheriff's Office Jail. A Fox television affiliate in Phoenix reported that Belle was arrested at a spring training game. A feared slugger, Belle hit 381 home runs, including 50 in the strike-shortened 1995 season. A contract clause allowed Belle to become a free agent again after two seasons, and although he was productive in two years with the Orioles, he was forced to retire due to a ...

Sports UP woman raped by husband, FIR registered on court's order
Author: 0 UP woman raped by husband, FIR registered on court's order

The missing woman's family has issued public pleas for her to return home for the sake of her three boys, ages 9, 13 and 18, and the rest of her loved ones, as reported by the Longmont Times-Call . In a weird incident a wife and her paramour murdered her husband on intervening night of 21-22 March in her house at village Samleri in Udhampur .

Sports Jenkins: President has been clear on DACA, border wall
Author: 0 Jenkins: President has been clear on DACA, border wall

The Senate passage shortly after midnight averted a third federal shutdown this year, an outcome both parties wanted to avoid. House Speaker Paul Ryan had to dash to the White House earlier on Wednesday night amid concerns Trump's support was wavering on the huge spending bill.

Sports Jets rescind 'pretty high offer' to free agent Ndamukong Suh
Author: 0 Jets rescind 'pretty high offer' to free agent Ndamukong Suh

But Johnson, in charge of the Jets while his brother, primary owner Woody Johnson, serves as ambassador to the United Kingdom , indicated the team is comfortable having the room to afford big-ticket players next year. The Dolphins released him before the start of the free agent signing period March 14. Suh remains unsigned despite what was a solid 2017 season. Ndamukong Suh won't become a New York Jet .

Sports National Football League trade rumors: Giants owner noncommittal on Odell Beckham Jr.'s future
Author: 0 National Football League trade rumors: Giants owner noncommittal on Odell Beckham Jr.'s future

Mara, who has committed in the past to re-signing Beckham, had not been heard from since January 26, when the Giants introduced Shurmur. "I can't answer that one way of the other", he said. Beckham missed 12 games past year with a broken left ankle, so he was sidelined for most of New York's terrible season. No NFL player in history has ever started their career with three straight 90-1300-10 seasons.

Sports FSU coach Hamilton regrets CBS postgame interview
Author: 0 FSU coach Hamilton regrets CBS postgame interview

One day after his team was eliminated from the NCAA Tournament in the Elite Eight, Florida State head coach Leonard Hamilton expressed regret for his prickly responses in a live postgame interview after the Seminoles' Saturday loss to MI.

Sports Bubba denies Thomas No 1, into WGC Match-Play final
Author: 0 Bubba denies Thomas No 1, into WGC Match-Play final

Thomas is projected to assume the world number one ranking from fellow American Dustin Johnson if he makes the final on Sunday but he will have to overcome 35th seed Watson, a two-times U.S. "But I need to be mentally stronger than that, and understand that it's just a match". Watson went almost two full years without a victory, but he ended the drought by winning the Genesis Open last month.

Sports IPL backlash in store for Australia's Steve Smith-David Warner?
Author: 0 IPL backlash in store for Australia's Steve Smith-David Warner?

However, there is a school of thought in BCCI that if Smith himself decides to quit captaincy, Royals should be okay with it as they have a ready replacement in Rahane. "It's only fair that they wait", he added. "Our zero-tolerance policy applies to everyone in our team", the side's executive chairman, Ranjit Barthakur, said in a statement.

Sports Phillies Sign Scott Kingery To Six-Year Contract
Author: 0 Phillies Sign Scott Kingery To Six-Year Contract

The contract also includes a $1.5 million signing bonus. Won the Paul Owens Award as the best player in the Phillies minor league system. Well, the Phillies announced their decision on Sunday. Last season, Kingery appeared in 132 combined games between double-A Reading and triple-A Lehigh Valley, slashing.304/.359/.530 with 26 home runs, 29 doubles, eight triples and 29 stolen bases.

Sports Former Michigan players react to Final Four berth
Author: 0 Former Michigan players react to Final Four berth

That includes Saturday night's Elite Eight victory over Florida State in Los Angeles , where he scored seven points. The Wolverines held off a late charge from the Seminoles (23-12), who had already knocked off three higher-seeded opponents on their school's longest NCAA Tournament run since 1993.

Sports Michigan nips Florida St., 58-54, to reach Final Four
Author: 0 Michigan nips Florida St., 58-54, to reach Final Four

That is why many back in October thought this would be a transition season for the Seminoles before they could make another run for a high seed and contend in the Atlantic Coast Conference next season. MI will be one of them. He did manage five free throws, the last two restoring Michigan's lead, 27-26, entering the break. Savoy put up a heavily contested 3-pointer with 13 seconds remaining.

Sports Smith captaincy in doubt as Aussie PM blasts drama
Author: 0 Smith captaincy in doubt as Aussie PM blasts drama

Smith, the No. 1 batsman in Test cricket, and Warner stepped down from their leadership roles for the remainder of the third Test. Smith had confessed to cheating by tampering with the ball with a piece of yellow adhesive tape and some dirt during play on Saturday.

Sports Elite Eight, March Madness Picks 2018: Spread & Predictions
Author: 0 Elite Eight, March Madness Picks 2018: Spread & Predictions

But on Friday night, college hoop took center stage in The Hub with the men's East Regional semifinals - the Sweet 16 - at TD Garden. This Jayhawk team has found a way to win without depth and with limited size. Villanova led 44-42 at the half after a fast-paced opening 20 minutes. The Jayhawks might not be favorites to win the whole thing, but they have to be close.

Sports Jose Mourinho likes to fight with people, says Carlos Carvalhal
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho likes to fight with people, says Carlos Carvalhal

United return to action after the global break on Saturday when they host Swansea, before visiting Manchester City a week later. Mourinho has been criticised for his negative approach this season, particularly after United were humiliated in the Champions League, crashing out at the hands of Sevilla earlier this month.

Sports Snapshot for day 2 of the third Test
Author: 0 Snapshot for day 2 of the third Test

The tourists were always underdogs in the face of such a formidable target, but they crumbled alarmingly from 57 for no wicket to complete a terrible day for Australian cricket. The sandpaper accusation could be deeply worrying for the Australian side as one of the most sacred rules of the game is that ball tampering can in no circumstance be tolerated.

Sports Zeke Upshaw Rushed to Hospital Following Collapse
Author: 0 Zeke Upshaw Rushed to Hospital Following Collapse

According to WOOD TV8 , he suffered cardiac arrest and was last reported to be in serious condition. Upshaw, who is 6ft 6in, is in his second season with the Drive. Upshaw has appeared in 41 of the Drive's 50 games this season, averaging 8.5 points and 2.3 rebounds in almost 20 minutes a game. He was undrafted after a college career at Illinois State and Hofstra and played overseas until he was picked up by the G league team in 2016.

Sports Morne Morkel bowls South Africa to 2-1 lead over Australia
Author: 0 Morne Morkel bowls South Africa to 2-1 lead over Australia

The four-match series is poised at 1-1, with the final test due to start in Johannesburg on Friday. Disconcerting bounce and reverse swing undid the Australians just 24 hours after their massive opening day comeback at this most picturesque of all South African grounds.