• Tiger Woods issues brutal slapdown of rivals at Genesis Open
Tiger Woods issues brutal slapdown of rivals at Genesis Open

Woods, who will be paired with Rory McIlroy and reigning Player of the Year Justin Thomas for the first two rounds this week at Riviera, has taken a cautious approach in his comeback. "My feet", said Woods. Woods will have to shore up his play off the tee if he's to have any chance of contending, let alone battling Johnson down the stretch.

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  • U.S. men stunned by Slovenia in Olympic hockey opener
U.S. men stunned by Slovenia in Olympic hockey opener

His sister, Alina, has dazzled for the Swiss women's team, with an Olympic-leading six goals through group play. Slovenia only gets two, instead of three, since the win did not come in regulation. Mursak played 25 games for Detroit in 2011-12 and two more in 2012-13. "It's a good team, I'll give them credit". As for Slovenia, Jan Mursak pla...

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  • U.S. luger's frightening crash stuns Olympic crowd
U.S. luger's frightening crash stuns Olympic crowd

The team doctor said Sweeney, 24, suffered bumps and bruises and no broken bones. Sweeney was rounding the infamously hard Curve 9 on the track when she began to speed back and forth out of control-at about 60 miles per hour. "I knew I wanted to continue being an athlete, but I didn't want to only be an athlete". A Sergeant in the New York Army N...

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  • Hundreds of People Infected With Virus in Winter Olympics Host City
Hundreds of People Infected With Virus in Winter Olympics Host City

With their new hardware, Virtue and Moir join the club of the most decorated figure skaters in Olympic history, tied with two retired Olympians. Although they received a flawless score, won first place, and ultimately qualified for the 2018 games in South Korea, there's one move in that routine you won't see them perform at the more conservative O...

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  • Mikaela Shiffrin waits again as women's slalom postponed
Mikaela Shiffrin waits again as women's slalom postponed

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - It appears the skiing world has finally found the secret to slow Mikaela Shiffrin in her marquee technical events: weather. For now, though, she must wait to get in a starting gate, along with all the other Alpine skiers. Kristofic said he is "optimistic" about the weather on Thursday, saying the wind is supposed to di...

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  • Pro golfer Bill Haas, actor Luke Wilson involved in fatal crash
Pro golfer Bill Haas, actor Luke Wilson involved in fatal crash

AMERICAN GOLFER BILL Haas was released from hospital this morning after the Ferrari he was travelling in crashed, killing its 71-year-old driver. A 50-year-old woman and a man, 35, in the other vehicle suffered serious injuries, and were transported to a local hospital.

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  • Guardiola: Winning Premier League Title Will Be Special For Man City
Guardiola: Winning Premier League Title Will Be Special For Man City

Champions-elect Manchester City looked strangely out of sorts during the first 45 minutes of their Premier League clash with Leicester City . "I said before my last press conference it was important he for him to come back quick", Puel said. But against this team you are always under pressure, and it was too easy for them to regain possess...

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  • Everton rebound from Arsenal rout with win over Palace
Everton rebound from Arsenal rout with win over Palace

The Republic of Ireland defender suffered a awful leg break a year ago but was superb on his full return to action against Leicester City ten days ago. At the bottom end of the table, Charlie Adam missed a last-minute penalty as Stoke dropped two precious points in a dramatic 1-1 draw with relegation rivals Brighton .

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  • Tech basketball projected as a third seed
Tech basketball projected as a third seed

There are four ACC teams now in the top 16, including No. 1overall seed Virginia . The Wahoos - 23-2 on the season, including a 12-1 record in the ACC - were the No. The South Regional semifinals and final are set for Atlanta, the city in which Virginia last won a regional championship to reach the Final Four, that in 1984.

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  • Crimson Gerard Wins First US Medal At Pyeongchang Winter Olympics
Crimson Gerard Wins First US Medal At Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Sandbech, the 2014 Olympic silver medalist behind upset champion Sage Kotsenburg, put his left arm around the latest American surprise. The top six boarders from each heat progress to the final. Tran finished fourth in the second semifinal. It could have been Marcus Kleveland, the first man to land a quad cork, trying to become the first Norweg...

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  • Laidlaw leads Scotland fightback to keep title hopes alive
Laidlaw leads Scotland fightback to keep title hopes alive

They may never have looked in control against Ireland but they were competitive and the men in green needed that dramatic Johnny Sexton drop-goal to secure victory. Huw Jones broke the line before going over. "While they have some risky runners, they are under new guidance so you're not too sure how much to take from the first game".

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  • Top ANC Officials Cancel Events as Zuma Exit Talks Intensify
Top ANC Officials Cancel Events as Zuma Exit Talks Intensify

But an ANC spokesman said they would not participate in those events due to 'other pressing matters. "We know that this matter needs to be finalised, we know you want closure". Replying to a follower who asks whether it will be ugly, she writes that her husband did not alternate 'between the struggle and wealth accumulation.

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  • EPL: Liverpool spank Saints, climb up to third
EPL: Liverpool spank Saints, climb up to third

Perhaps Southampton's defence were guilty of giving their opponents too much time and space, but it is impossible to account for an assist of that nature from Firmino, and Salah is ruthless in front of goal when given a chance. Mohamed Salah doubled Liverpool's score in the 42nd minute. The two-goal lead was harsh on Southampton going into...

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  • Eagles offensive coordinator Frank Reich to become the Indianapolis Colts head coach
Eagles offensive coordinator Frank Reich to become the Indianapolis Colts head coach

In Reich, the Colts would be satisfying the offensive mind that they need with defensive coordinator Matt Eberflus already in place. From 2008-11, Reich cut his National Football League coaching teeth with the Colts, first as an offensive assistant (2008), then as Peyton Manning's quarterback coach (2009-10) and finally working with wide receivers...

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  • Teen Gerard wins slopestyle snowboarding for USA's 1st gold medal
Teen Gerard wins slopestyle snowboarding for USA's 1st gold medal

The bronze medallist in slopestyle at Sochi - where he rode on a recently broken rib - crashed into a tree in the Whistler backcountry previous year, shattering several bones and requiring multiple surgeries to correct life-threatening injuries.

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  • Arsene Wenger snaps back at Martin Keown's jibes after Tottenham defeat
Arsene Wenger snaps back at Martin Keown's jibes after Tottenham defeat

Kane's goal was his seventh in Premier League North London derbies and only Emmanuel Adebayor, who played for both clubs, has more in the fixture with nine. "I look forward to these games", Kane said. Fortunately, for Wenger's men, with Tottenham playing their home games at Wembley this season while White Hart Lane is rebuilt, it wil...

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  • Town mourns death of Pakistani human rights activist Asma Jahangir
Town mourns death of Pakistani human rights activist Asma Jahangir

She also founded the Pakistan Human Rights Commission , was co-chair of South Asians for Human Right , the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, Arbitrary or summary executions, and later the United Nations Rapporteur of Freedom of religion or belief.

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  • VAR causes mass confusion AGAIN as Fiorentina denied penalty against Juventus
VAR causes mass confusion AGAIN as Fiorentina denied penalty against Juventus

But after Jordan Veretout waited patiently to take the spotkick for a full THREE MINUTES the decision was then overturned for an offside decision instead. Fiorentina continued to threaten a goal of their own, with Buffon called into action 70 minutes in, charging off his line to deny the home side with his feet.

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  • 'There is nothing impossible in the Premier League'
'There is nothing impossible in the Premier League'

But after the signings of Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, there is a renewed confidence about Arsenal and their hopes of finishing in the top four this season appear to have been reignited as a result. Chelsea forward Eden Hazard reveals he is looking forward to facing Lionel Messi and FC Barcelona in the UEFA Champions League. ...

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  • Rafael Benitez not afraid to go defensive against Manchester United
Rafael Benitez not afraid to go defensive against Manchester United

The Brazilian played a key role in Monaco's title-winning 2016/17 season in France, and according to the Mirror's Football Spy was linked with Jose Mourinho's Red Devils in January. He said: "It's different because you have a lot of top sides around, massive clubs here and overseas, but at the same time it's a challenge". Rafa Benitez has ...

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