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Anthony Joshua beats Charles Martin to win IBF world title
- April 13, 2016

Martin beat the count but looked dazed and Joshua stalked him calculatingly before unleashing another huge blow. Remarkably, Joshua now has 16 knockouts from 16 pro fights and has only boxed 34 rounds in total. Fury, who had earlier tweeted that he placed a £1,000 bet on Martin to knock out Joshua, was quick to respond. It is a fight the boxing world want, let alone the United Kingdom fans and Hearn is happy to make the fight for his man and says fights like this have to be strikes upon ... (more...)
Ryan McDonagh won't start series vs. Penguins Ryan McDonagh won't start series vs. Penguins
- April 13, 2016

Who's in Net for Pittsburgh? The Penguins are even more dynamic at home, averaging 3.56 goals. Maybe it's good they didn't have a cakewalk regular season, that they faced long slumps, both collectively and individually. Last year, it took five games for the Rangers to eliminate Pittsburgh in the Metropolitan Division Semifinals. "Just because you have had success in the past doesn't necessarily mean you'll have it going forward", forward Chris Kreider said. (more...)
Senators Fire Dave Cameron, Coaching Staff Senators Fire Dave Cameron, Coaching Staff
- April 13, 2016

Prior to his appointment as head coach, he spent the previous three-plus seasons as an assistant coach with the Senators , after initially being hired by the club on June 23, 2011. "This is not a great day". While he said he does not yet have a list of possible head coaches, he said he would like to have one by draft time, and that the head coach will have "total autonomy" to bring on whomever they would like as coaching staff. (more...)
Spieth hangs on to Masters lead, but just barely
- April 12, 2016

Nike, his principal sponsor, got caught up in the hype as well, shelling out for a slick TV ad that debuted around this time a year ago, showing a kid who was supposed to be McIlroy, watching Tiger Woods tearing up golf while dreaming of one day doing the same. (more...)
Ducks beat Capitals, clinch Pacific Division Ducks beat Capitals, clinch Pacific Division
- April 12, 2016

One night after their regular season was supposed to end, the Anaheim Ducks had to travel cross country to make up a game against the Washington Capitals. Men's Clay Court Championship nine months after major wrist surgery. The East's other matchup has the Atlantic Division's second-place Tampa Bay Lightning facing third-place Detroit starting on Wednesday in a rematch of an opening-round series a year ago. (more...)
Rangers bullpen blows another game in 9-5 loss to Mariners
- April 12, 2016

The Mariners lost the lead when Fielder sent a monster 3-run home run 450 feet deep, making the score 5-3 in favor of Texas. Kyle Seager then had a two-run single before Cano's fourth homer chased Tolleson. "Really overall, you look at this game, the six walks today, really". He had 21 homers last season, and his fourth didn't come until his 71st game on June 26. (more...)
US back on track in qualifying with 4-0 win over Guatemala
- April 12, 2016

The four-goal margin of victory matched the largest for the U.S.in Columbus, besting that of a 3-0 qualifying win over tiny Grenada in 2004. The USMNT, for the record, should coast on home soil against Guatemala . "It was a really special moment, one that I'll always remember". Former Germany boss Jürgen Klinsmann, now in charge of the USA team, is excited about the youngster's potential. (more...)
Tottenham ends 15-year wait to beat Man United at home Tottenham ends 15-year wait to beat Man United at home
- April 12, 2016

United lie fifth, four points shy of neighbours Manchester City , and contributed little as an attacking force against the dynamic north Londoners. In his post-match reaction, Van Gaal posited that Martial's miss was the turning point in the game. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp 'will show no mercy at Borussia Dortmund'
- April 12, 2016

They have very good players who can play on the counter", he added. "We play a different type of football under Tuchel and we will focus on our own performances". "The Liverpool team has improved week on week under Jurgen - which was to be expected". "He's not going to bring Liverpool back to the glory days in terms of winning the league every year and winning the European Cup". (more...)
Spieth stumbles but still keeps Masters lead
- April 12, 2016

Rory McIlroy , of Northern Ireland, reacts after missing a birdie on the 17th green during the second round of the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 8, 2016, in Augusta, Ga . "It was a really tough finish to go from holding a four-shot lead...to where all of the sudden, now it's anyone's game", Spieth said. The South African went out and shot a sensational 64 to hold the clubhouse lead, and eventually won the tournament by a single stroke. (more...)
Donaire Gives Praise To Manny Pacquiao, Advises Him To Retire
- April 12, 2016

When Pacquiao finally retires , you, me and the rest of the boxing world will surely miss him. "I'm retired as of now", he said. Filipino celebrities took to social media to send their congratulatory messages to People's Champ Manny Pacquiao for winning what could be his final fight as a boxer. (more...)
Kobe Bryant's expectations about last game of his National Basketball Association career Kobe Bryant's expectations about last game of his National Basketball Association career
- April 11, 2016

The minute-long advertisement is amusing and cleverly manages to incorporate both sports and movie content on the Apple TV, while also demoing some of the core Siri features on the Apple TV. This is the second in a series of ads meant to promote the technology. On April 13, this Wednesday, Kobe will play in his final game, facing the Utah Jazz. (more...)
Last cut is the deepest: Tom Watson bids adieu to Masters Last cut is the deepest: Tom Watson bids adieu to Masters
- April 11, 2016

Not a tragedy, Watson insisted. 'I belong, ' he said. "If I could still play this golf course, I wouldn't be retiring". If he's a glass-half-full guy, Ernie Els could say he's taking baby steps. Even though Miami doesn't have as high-profile of a PGA alum as Georgia has in Watson, only Georgia athletic director Greg McGarity and new head football coach Kirby Smart would have any gripes about Richt hypothetically caddying for Watson. (more...)
Zimmermann, Tigers top Yanks to win 8th straight home opener
- April 11, 2016

TORONTO - Dustin Pedroia and Hanley Ramirez each had two RBIs as Boston defeated Toronto. WHITE SOX 7, INDIANS 3: Avisail Garcia hit a three-run home run in the decisive seventh inning, ace Chris Sale overcame two home runs to stay unbeaten and host Chicago rallied past Cleveland. (more...)
In win for SEC and ACC, NCAA bans satellite football camps In win for SEC and ACC, NCAA bans satellite football camps
- April 11, 2016

When asked about satellite camps in March 2015, Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn said "I think the SEC coaches previous year made it clear that we'd like it to be that way throughout the country"."Additionally, FBS coaches and noncoaching staff members with responsibilities specific to football may be employed only a their schools camps or clinics". (more...)
NBA Betting Preview: Golden State Warriors vs. San Antonio Spurs Odds, Analysis
- April 11, 2016

Having joined Sunday night's sport with a 70-9 history, it was Sunday night's game in Sanantonio - not this 1, from the hobbled Grizzlies - which was supposed to be the one to determine if the record might fall. "The fact is they rest a lot of people but they need more rest than we do", Kerr said. LeBron James had a huge game for Cleveland, hitting 13 of 17 shots - 4 of 5 3-pointers - for 33 points. (more...)
With the kiss! Oosthuizen banks in day's 3rd ace at No. 16 With the kiss! Oosthuizen banks in day's 3rd ace at No. 16
- April 11, 2016

Last time was 2012, when Adam Scott and Bo Van Pelt each aced No. 16. It didn't take long for Lowry to have some company in the hole-in-one club. Oosthuizen's ball deflected off the ball of J.B. Holmes and still managed to find the bottom of the cup - almost knocking Holmes's ball into the hole in the process. (more...)
After tough Second Round Spieth has company atop Masters odds
- April 11, 2016

Spieth leaked three shots in the last two holes to see his lead over rookie American Smylie Kaufman trimmed to one stroke heading into Sunday at Augusta. Spieth was cruising at six under with two holes to play only to slice his drive on 17 into trees on the way to a bogey. "Today was my bad day and hopefully I can go out there and make up for the lack of birdies today and make double the amount tomorrow". (more...)
Nervous Bayern Munich edge past Stuttgart to stay on title course Nervous Bayern Munich edge past Stuttgart to stay on title course
- April 10, 2016

Conte had earlier said, 'If I ever go to war I'd take Vidal with me.' and he will most certainly find himself in a war in the Premier League next season with the likes of Pep Guardiola, Jurgen Klopp and potentially Jose Mourinho competing against him for the Premier League title. (more...)
Brock Holt hits grand slam vs Blue Jays
- April 10, 2016

Darwin Barney will replace Donaldson at third base. We also had the voice of Dan Shulman calling the game, a welcoming addition to the broadcast booth. 500 mark for the first time this season with a 6-4 victory over the Houston Astros. Boston got a rally going quickly, after Bogaerts doubled and Ortiz walked to begin the frame. (more...)