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Sports Isner to face Zverev in ATP Miami decider
Author: 0 Isner to face Zverev in ATP Miami decider

Zverev has won all three of his previous meetings with Isner, including two three-set victories past year. Del Potro, at [2.46] for the tournament, slightly leads the way from Zverev, who is now [3.05], at the forefront of the market , with Isner [5.4] and Carreno-Busta [9.4] further back in the outright market.

Sports Kendall Wright should be solid fit for Vikings' No. 3 receiver role
Author: 0 Kendall Wright should be solid fit for Vikings' No. 3 receiver role

On punt returns since 2012, he has an NFL-leading five touchdowns and 23 returns of 20-plus yards. Wright isn't going to muscle his way through press coverage or magically become a deep-ball threat (his longest reception was 22 yards last season), but the success he had connecting with Mitchell Trubisky on shorter routes allowed him to pick up his 192 YAC.

Sports Raiders release popular P Marquette King
Author: 0 Raiders release popular P Marquette King

Hall, a Vista, Calif. native, appeared in nine games a year ago with the San Francisco 49ers and made one start, recording 16 tackles. Marquette King ranked 6th in the National Football League in average yards per punt last season according to ESPN's stats .

Author: 0 It's time for change - Stand-in skipper Paine calls for greater Australia respect

Bancroft, who admitted the charge, escaped a ban but was fined 75 percent of his fee and warned about his behaviour. That idea, it was later confirmed, came from Australian stand-in captain Tim Paine . "It was hard for all of us". "Smith and Bancroft are struggling, the enormity of what happened is starting to sink in". The ball-tampering development took things to an entirely new level, but there have been controversial incidents - some off-field and some on - that have been plaguing ...

Sports WTA Miami: Superb John Isner snaps del Potro's winning run, reaches final
Author: 0 WTA Miami: Superb John Isner snaps del Potro's winning run, reaches final

Speaking on ESPN during the quarter-final match between the Argentine and Milos Raonic , Ivanisevic, who has been working with the Canadian for a month, said: 'Del Potro is acting like he is injured . The 14th seed's opponent on Sunday will be the victor of the other semifinal between fourth seed Alexander Zverev of Germany and Pablo Carreno Busta of Spain.

Sports Will the 49ers target Rob Gronkowski in a trade?
Author: 0 Will the 49ers target Rob Gronkowski in a trade?

Greg Bedard of the Boston Sports Journal floated the possibility that the Patriots might trade Gronkowski . But it also left a fairly significant void, with converted college quarterback MarQueis Gray now Miami's No. Most of the talk surrounding the up-and-coming Los Angeles Rams has involved the idea of them bringing in Odell Beckham Jr .in a trade with the New York Giants.

Sports Ronaldo to miss Real match
Author: 0 Ronaldo to miss Real match

Bale has endured a hard season at Real Madrid despite netting 12 goals in 29 appearances (including one in the Supercopa de Espana). Ronaldo has scored 18 times in the league in 2018, including plundering four goals against Girona in his last outing.

Sports Moyes: West Ham players prepared for more crowd trouble
Author: 0 Moyes: West Ham players prepared for more crowd trouble

You have to make sure you do your part. "We have to make sure that we are in the game, make sure we don't let anything alter our mindset". With hundreds of angry supporters congregating below the directors' box, joint-owners David Sullivan and David Gold were eventually forced to leave their seats for their own safety, with Sullivan being struck by a coin.

Sports Cardinals agree to deal with All-Star closer
Author: 0 Cardinals agree to deal with All-Star closer

Former Colorado Rockies closer Greg Holland finally has signed a contract as, today, he reached an agreement, pending a physical, with the St. Louis Cardinals for one year and $14 million. It also was thought that young fireballer Alex Reyes might ease his way into the closer role when he comes back from Tommy John surgery, perhaps in early May.

Sports Sam Ryder takes lead at rain-delayed Houston Open
Author: 0 Sam Ryder takes lead at rain-delayed Houston Open

Rickie Fowler, who held the outright lead following an opening 64 past year before eventually finishing third, is one shot off the pace after carding seven birdies and a bogey for a 66. The putter was working again at the sixth, where he flew the green from the left rough after a rare poor drive but made a 17-footer to save par . "The fairways are still pretty soggy and you have to make sure you catch the ball cleanly because if you don't it can make you look like a weekend golfer, at ...

Sports Springer, World Series champ Astros top Texas 4-1 in opener
Author: 0 Springer, World Series champ Astros top Texas 4-1 in opener

Springer, the World Series MVP, hit a leadoff homer in the season opener for the second year in a row - he is the only player to do that - and Verlander , last season's late addition, pitched six scoreless innings in a 4-1 win over the Texas Rangers on Thursday.

Sports Man City to beat Everton, Tottenham to edge Chelsea
Author: 0 Man City to beat Everton, Tottenham to edge Chelsea

Manchester United remain the only team to have beaten Everton on home soil since Sam Allardyce's appointment in late November too, with the 63-year-old boasting five wins and two draws from eight home clashes in England's top flight. The other two sides to pull it off were Chelsea back in 2005-6 and Manchester United in 2010-11. Pep Guardiola is now on 49 Premier League wins from his 68 games in the competition.

Sports Manchester City's Stones ruled out of Goodison return with concussion
Author: 0 Manchester City's Stones ruled out of Goodison return with concussion

City, who sit 16 points clear of Manchester United at the top of the table, are two wins away from lifting their first league title under Guardiola. Pep warned that the hard fixtures coming up mean that the league isn't done yet. If he wins here, he'll be the second quickest manager to reach 50 wins in the Premier League , after Jose Mourinho (63 games).

Sports Watch Yankees Mets Opening Day free live stream, TV, more
Author: 0 Watch Yankees Mets Opening Day free live stream, TV, more

Adrian Gonzalez produced the go-ahead hit in the fifth with a one-out RBI double for the Mets . Yoenis Cespedes drove in three to lead the NY lineup. Gonzalez and catcher Kevin Plawecki were each 2-for-3 with two walks. The Cardinals return to action on Saturday afternoon with game two of their three game set against the Mets in NY.

Sports Jurgen Klopp provides injury update for Crystal Palace clash
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp provides injury update for Crystal Palace clash

We have Clyney. I said yesterday to the boys that we lost Joe [Gomez] but finally we got Clyney back. "Emre is out for the weekend". The Germany midfielder, who picked up an injury in midweek and will miss tomorrow's trip to Crystal Palace , is out of contract in the summer and could leave on a free transfer.

Sports Tyronn Lue To Rejoin Cavs As Observer
Author: 0 Tyronn Lue To Rejoin Cavs As Observer

After the New Orleans game, Cleveland hosts the Mavericks on Sunday, Toronto on Tuesday and the Wizards on Thursday before hitting the road to take on the 76ers. Cleveland has won six of seven heading into Friday's matchup with the Pelicans . The Cavaliers are still unsure if Kevin Love will return for Friday's game, as he is still in the concussion protocol and is considered questionable.

Sports Rugby rape trial juror's comments investigated
Author: 0 Rugby rape trial juror's comments investigated

Ulster flyhalf Jackson, 26, was also found not guilty on a separate charge of sexual assault after the jury deliberated for three hours and 45 minutes. A spokeswoman for the PSNI said: "We are aware of comments made on a social media platform". Stuart Olding apologised for the hurt caused to the woman he was acquitted of raping to show that he was not the man portrayed in the evidence of the case, his lawyer has said.