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Barty's first singles title lifts her into top 100 after cricket cameo

I don't think I could have physically have played any more matches. "I'm very happy to come away with two titles, but even if we didn't it would have been a fantastic tournament anyway". It hasn't quite been 12 months since I started playing singles again. The pull of competitive sport soon lured her into cricket, however, and it was not long before she secured one of only 14 professional contracts handed to women in her home state of Queensland in 2015.

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Alistair Overeem scores brutal knockout win over Mark Hunt at UFC 209

The duo kicked off the main card in a rematch from their first encounter back in 2008, and on that occasion, it took Overeem just over one minute to lock in an Americana submission hold to pick up the victory. Alistair Overeem may get another shot at the heavyweight title after all. Having begun his mixed martial arts career in 1999 and now 58 fights deep as a professional, Overeem made it clear that he's not ready to hang up his gloves.

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Louisville basketball | Cards get ACC tournament pairing, schedule

Joanne P. McCallie is 588-217 in 25 years as a head coach and 272-69 in her 10 years at Duke. Louisville has won 14 of its last 15 Senior Day games, including last year's 56-53 win over Georgia Tech. McGraw stands sixth among all active Division I coaches in wins with her 849. " Notre Dame just does the same things, spread you out and shoot threes", senior reserve guard David Levitch says.

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David Haye: 'I'm at Tony Bellew's mercy

The build-up to the fight was dominated by trash-talking between the pair but they were respectful of each other afterwards and a rematch could even be on the cards. "Joseph Parker and Deontay Wilder are the two fights". Slow, wild and desperate: the opposite of the explosive, classy fighter he was at his peak while the WBA heavyweight champion.

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Expected top 10 pick Reuben Foster sent home from NFL Combine

Alabama linebacker Reuben Foster is on a flight from Indianapolis to Tuscaloosa a couple of days earlier than he originally planned. Foster did undergo shoulder surgery to fix his right rotator cuff, supposedly after Alabama lost in the National Championship to Clemson.

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Lydia Ko charges into second place with birdie blitz in Singapore

The Hawaiian of Korean heritage has had only one top-10 finish since the end of 2014 and made just 12 cuts from 25 events she entered in 2015. I hit a good shot but had an unlucky bounce. Ko's seven birdies on the day were offset by two bogeys. I think I need to just focus on my game. A weather delay during the middle of the day caused the late conclusion of play on day three but for Wie she continued her form reversal with three birdies in her first five holes today and completed a round of ...

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Penn State in top 10 for Peace Corps volunteers

Peace Corps volunteers now are serving in 76 countries throughout Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Central and South America, Eastern Europe, Pacific Islands, and the Middle East. Undergraduate students enrolled in the Peace Corps Prep program at UVM combine targeted coursework with hands-on experience, building the competencies needed to become competitive Peace Corps applicants and worldwide development professionals.

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Guardiola says Man City owner wants him to stay for 'long' time

We know exactly what he can do for the team and that's it. "I replaced another manager". Sometimes, teams at the top of the Championship are stronger than teams in the Premier League. Bravo was back in the side having sat out five of the last six games. It is a breakthrough for the club to say that [about my performance] but I do not want to think about what will happen to my future.

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Mexico Championship: Rory McIlroy impresses in return from rib injury

While Johnson is still well within reach of the leaders, World Number Three, Rory McIlroy, will be pleased with his first competitive round since fracturing a rib in January. LPGA: Michelle Wie rolled in several clutch putts and had six birdies in a 10-hole stretch to take a one-stroke lead after the first round of the HSBC Women's Champions in Singapore.

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Broncos will 'move on' from Trevor Siemian if they sign Tony Romo

Romo, suffered a back injury during the preseason and then could only watch as rookie Dak Prescott led the Cowboys to a 13-3 record and a berth in the playoffs. The Giants certainly could use a veteran running back to help balance the workload with second-year player Paul Perkins. "It's going fine, it's moving ahead", Elway said Wednesday at the scouting combine.

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Red Sox LHP Price scratched from 1st spring start

As a result, Price then underwent a MRI on his left elbow and will now receive a second opinion in order to properly assess the damage. "We're concerned", Farrell said . Lefthander David Price was scratched from his next start because of unusual soreness in his forearm and elbow and may have a serious injury. "He came out of the two inning sim game the other day with increased soreness, so we're holding him out", Farrell told reporters in Fort Myers .

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Kirk Cousins Only Will Accept Trade to 49ers

A QB-needy team like, say, the 49ers, who plucked Atlanta offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan to become their coach, might have negotiated with the 2012 fourth-rounder and signed him to an offer sheet. In 46 regular-season National Football League games, including 41 starts, Cousins has thrown for 12,113 yards, 72 touchdowns and 42 picks. Still, it seems surprising that the Redskins would use their exclusive franchise tag on Cousins.

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National Hockey League trade deadline: Maple Leafs acquire center Brian Boyle from Lightning

With 12 points separating the first-place team in the division and the seventh-place team, the Maple Leafs are right in the thick of things with 69 points - only five points out of first place. Toronto was in the market for a bottom-six center, and reportedly had interested in Red Wings center Riley Sheahan. Boyle has also had his best season in terms of the possession game with a +1.84 CF% relative to his teammates - fifth among Lightning players.

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Kings get Ben Bishop from Tampa Bay in exchange for Peter Budaj

Los Angeles also received a fifth-round pick in the 2017 National Hockey League draft for goaltender Peter Budaj and defense prospect Erik Cernak . In 32 games this year, Bishop has posted a.911 save-percentage with a 2.55 goals-against-average.

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Liam Toland: Ireland looked like a team with a winning mindset

New Zealand: TV: Sky Sport. But defending champs England host Italy at Twickenham on Sunday and are expected to return to the summit with what should be a straightforward victory. However, a minute later Ireland had a try. Ireland were fortunate that Remi Lamerat's try was chalked off for a knock-on from Gael Fickou, having been carved open by Camille Lopez's kick-pass.

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Raptors' loss of Lowry opens door for Wizards

This injury could potentially be devastating for a Raptors team hoping to remain a legitimate contender in the Eastern Conference. Did Lowry hurt his wrist in a glorified exhibition in New Orleans last weekend? They are only 2.5 games up on the Atlanta Hawks (32-26) for home court advantage in the first round.

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Atletico Madrid vs FC Barcelona La Liga 2016/17

The ball was regularly held up on the slow pitch, but Enrique - who changed system for the trip to the Spanish capital - believes that the playing surface contributed to the vital win that temporarily took Barca top of the La Liga standings.

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Elina Svitolina tops Wozniacki, breaks into WTA top 10

The seventh seed then gave a tennis masterclass to win her first Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships title on Saturday. Her ranking had been on an upward trajectory each year and she was already guaranteed to be No11 by the tournament's end-into the top 10 should she win.

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Compensatory picks announced, Cardinals get fifth rounder

Here's the full list of picks that were awarded for this year's draft. Last year , the Cowboys were awarded four such picks to boost their total to nine, one of which turned into quarterback Dak Prescott (fourth round, 135th overall). The formula is based on playing time, salary and postseason honors. The compensatory picks were determined by the NFL Management Council. If you've been hoping to finish up on your seven-round mock draft, you can now officially do that, because we know ...

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Los Angeles Lakers Shopping Nick Young

Johnson is the Lakers' new president of basketball operations, reporting directly to Jeanie Buss, although the team also plans to hire a general manager. general manager job: Portland's Neil Olshey , league sources said. As the new president of LA Lakers , Magic Johnson started with his duty by trading veteran reserve guard Lou Williams to Houston Rockets in exchange for Corey Brewer and a first-round pick.

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I turned down West Ham and Everton in January - Premier League striker

Bilic was then asked about Andy Carroll's fitness, and whether he travelled to Dubai with the rest of the squad: "He was part of the squad, and he went there and unfortunately it goes a little slower with him, I was expecting him to train in Dubai, but then it's a little slower than we hoped for".

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Thunder rolls in Gibson, McDermott from Bulls

The Thunder were extremely high on the talent of Payne, but found what they needed in this deal. This trade that sent Taj Gibson and Doug McDermott (with a pick) looks like the Tyrus Thomas trade for the Chicago Bulls. Taj Gibson , Doug McDermott and especially Nikola Mirotic ... He's also on the past year of his deal and will be a restricted free agent. Best known for his chemistry showcased with Westbrook (at least, off the court, an improvement upon his predecessor in Reggie ...

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Radamel Falcao 'disappointed' with AS Monaco defeat

If we can win a title I will be very happy. "Maybe we lacked a bit of intelligence". That's because John Stones still hasn't learned to defend, Nicolas Otamendi is a walking liability and Yaya Toure sure as hell isn't going to shield the two effectively.

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Chris Brown 'Threatened to Kill' Ex-Girlfriend Karrueche Tran, Court Papers Say

The singer is also being accused of threatening to hurt Tran's friends and recently throwing a drink on one of her pals. Tran claims in a sworn statement to the judge that earlier this month Brown had told her that he told several people he was going to kill her.

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Chelsea and Manchester City Lurking As Real Madrid Star Ready For Exit

Real Madrid players, coaching staff and fans alike should brace themselves for the tough week ahead. As speculation mounts over the future of Madrid's fringe players, Zidane welcomed comments from James Rodriguez last week in which the Colombia worldwide stated his desire to remain in the Spanish capital.