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Big pay hikes for Pujara, Jadeja and Vijay

The annual retainership in Grade A has been increased to Rs 2 crore, exactly double what was offered to the players in the same category when the board last a...


Golf Tournament Picks and Predictions: WGC-Dell Match Play 3/21/17

But Kjeldsen, one half of the successful Danish team at the World Cup at Kingston Heath previous year, is a tenacious competitor and quickly squared the match a...


Amitabh hits back at Aussie media for labeling Kohli 'Trump'

India captain Virat Kohli has vowed he will not change his aggressive approach in a bid to get out of the rut that has him destined for one of the worst series...


Latavius Murray has ankle surgery days after signing with Vikings

The reports are that the team knew about the need for Murray's surgery when they signed him, so this wasn't unexpected. Team officials said the surgery was ...


President Trump Rallies Supporters in Kentucky

The president was speaking in front of supporters in Louisville and made sure to bring up a recent report suggesting that National Football League teams feared ...


Match Play in Texas, and the LPGA gears up for a major

He brought her to OH for more tests, and doctors are hopeful there is a chance for recovery. "In order to win a match play event, you've got to squeak out one...


Arsenal transfer shock: Alexandre Lacazette agrees to join Atletico

Arsenal may have a glimmer of hope in their attempts to sign the 10-time France global, as Atletico are now banned from making transfers until January 2018 . L...


Michael Porter Jr., nation's No. 1 recruit, asks Washington for release

As a Washington signee since November, he meant to ask out of his NLI from the school after former coach Lorenzo Romar was sacked but will meet with new Huski...


Day leaves Match Play as mother battles lung cancer

The victor ends up playing seven matches across five days, including 36 holes on each of the last two days. The WGC-Match Play is the most bettor-friendly eve...


Tim Tebow heading to Mets Class A team: Columbia Fireflies

Tebow appeared in seven games for the New York Mets during spring training, batting.200 with four hits and six strikeouts. The club says Tebow will wear his f...


Avalanche again unravels in third period, falls to Blues

The one-goal lead lasted just under four minutes as a broken play and apathetic, porous, embarrassing Colorado defense allowd Jaden Schwartz to walk in uncont...


'Way ahead of schedule' says Roger Federer talking about targets for 2017

For sure he has a big shot. Playing one of the three ATP 1000 events on clay followed by Roland Garros may give Federer the flawless balance between adding mo...


Tatum to Enter NBA Draft

For the 2016-17 season, he averaged 16.8 points and 7.3 rebounds per contest, and he joined current National Basketball Association players Jabari Parker and Ja...


Arctic sea ice shrivels to record low for winter

In March, the Arctic ice sheet should be at its biggest, but on March 7 the ice cover reached "a record low wintertime maximum extent", said a statement by th...


Former Alabama receiver files lawsuit against Lane Kiffin, FAU for fraud

According to the report , after the prospect accepted the scholarship with FAU, school officials informed Carter that "due to two prior minor misdemeanor crimi...


Calipari, Stoops contracts extended

It's a huge increase from when he was hired in December of 2012, and had guaranteed salary of $1.33 million with a maximum of $2.38 million. And if the team win...


Van Garderen leads Tour of Catalonia; Valverde penalized

That meant Movistar's Alejandro Valverde became the new race leader, still two seconds ahead of BMC Racing. Stage three featured three mountains and an escape...


Liverpool striker Divock Origi: I want to emulate this Everton star

Liverpool signed Origi from Lille for £10m in 2014 but was immediately loaned back to the French side, that season, he scored nine goals in 44 games. Liverpoo...


Brook to take on Spence in Sheffield title tilt

Brook, who captured his title in 2014 by outpointing Shawn Porter in Carson, California, is one fight removed from moving up two weight classes to challenge uni...


Teen in fight video thanks man who stepped in to stop it

The stranger, whose identity is unclear, then tells the teens they are "almost men" and need to start acting like it. "Y'all got parents, yo". Though hesita...


Barcelona star Gerard Pique is not invited to Lionel Messi's wedding

Last month, Pique hinted on Twitter that La Liga leaders Madrid were getting preferential treatment from referees. "It's the way it is between Real Madrid a...


Warriors hopeful Kevin Durant will return before end of season

The Warriors haven't been the same in the 12 games since Durant went down on February 28 with a sprained MCL and tibial bone bruise in his left knee against the...


Joel Embiid Is Probably Headed For Another Surgery

The campaign is called "keep on sucking", and Embiid talks about his incessant rookie season - which lasted three years as he rehabbed from two foot surgeries...


DE native, ex-Phillies manager Dallas Green dies at 82

After managing just 30 games (19-11) in 1979, Green led the Phillies to a 91-71 record in 1980, his first full season as a skipper. He was the first manager to ...


Cotter proud of medical staff despite Richie Gray switch

That year was also one of three - along with 2001 and 2013 - which brought a third-place finish, Scotland's highest to date since the old Five Nations became ...


Six Grenoble players detained after rape complaint

Top 14 club Grenoble has been rocked in recent days by the rape allegations that have been against Irish prop Denis Coulson and centre Chris Farrell, French hoo...


England need to learn lessons from Germans: Southgate

It's the beginning of a longer-term plan. "We have to change how we do things - we have to change the way we think, we have to change the way we work - becaus...


Spicer Downplays Manafort's 'Limited Role' on Team Trump

The White House distanced itself from two former senior members of United States President Donald Trump's team, amid an investigation by the Federal Bureau of I...


Oakland Raiders Relocation Free In $350M Range

One of the big topics of conversation will be whether Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis will garner approval for his proposed move to Las Vegas. The NFL anal...


Raptors end skid against Bulls with 122-120 OT victory

Players on both teams tried to separate them. The pair were immediately ejected after the altercation. Thanks to a 19-4 run over the final 6:39 of regulatio...


Key Republican Lawmaker Says Intelligence Was Collected on Members of Trump Transition

Nunes said he expects the NSA to provide more information by Friday. Doing so is a crime, and it needs to be investigated , as Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) and ot...


WBC 2017 Semi-finals GameThread: Netherlands vs Puerto Rico in Dodger Stadium

But Crawford tripled home two runs, pulling the US within one run. struck out for the final out, and the Puerto Rican team exploded onto the field in celebratio...


Verratti agent makes future U-turn

That's according to agent Donato Di Campli, who believes his client must decide between 'earning a lot without winning anything or lifting trophies'. 'He wants ...


Rex Tillerson: My wife convinced me to be USA secretary of state

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson enters the room for his meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, Mar. His wife...


All Blacks match against England at Twickenham 'dead in the water'

England will not play New Zealand before 2018 after talks regarding a possible November autumn worldwide proved unsuccessful, with the All Blacks instead set to...