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  1. Survivor's recourse: UK shows what happens when it gets pushed to the brink
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    Survivor's recourse: UK shows what happens when it gets pushed to the brink

  2. NCAA Hockey: More Boston magic; RIT pulls off massive upset
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    NCAA Hockey: More Boston magic; RIT pulls off massive upset

  3. Clash of the tourney titans: Rick Pitino, Tom Izzo meet again in Elite Eight chess match
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  4. Craig Anderson makes ridiculous blocker saves, somehow blamed for loss (Video)
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  5. Dekker, depth pushes Wisconsin back to Final Four
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    Dekker, depth pushes Wisconsin back to Final Four

  6. Brad's best bets for Sunday's Elite Eight matchups
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  7. NHL Three Stars: In which Tyler Bozak tallies a hat trick vs. Ottawa
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    NHL Three Stars: In which Tyler Bozak tallies a hat trick vs. Ottawa

  8. Milos Raonic wins routinely, Vasek Pospisil is routined at the Miami Open
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  9. Is the AL Central baseball's best division?
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  10. Whitecaps leave it late again, Robert Earnshaw scores winner to beat Timbers 2-1
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    Whitecaps leave it late again, Robert Earnshaw scores winner to beat Timbers 2-1

  11. NBA Playoff Picture Update: Warriors come out, play, clinch top seed
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    NBA Playoff Picture Update: Warriors come out, play, clinch top seed

  12. Kentucky squeaks out Final Four berth over Notre Dame
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    Kentucky squeaks out Final Four berth over Notre Dame

  • Australia all-rounder Faulkner named man-of-the-match

    Australia all-rounder Faulkner named man-of-the-match

    Fast-bowling all-rounder James Faulkner was named man-of-the-match for his devastating spell which helped set up a seven-wicket victory for Australia in the Cricket World Cup final against New Zealand at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday. The … More »

    Reuters - 4 minutes 42 seconds ago
  • Ruthless Australia resume world domination

    Ruthless Australia resume world domination

    By Ian Ransom MELBOURNE (Reuters) - As Steven Smith pulled the winning boundary to crush a New Zealand fairytale and clinch a fifth World Cup for Australia on Sunday, Michael Clarke's side celebrated a glorious end to a journey marked by a period … More »

    Reuters - 17 minutes ago
  • Ferrari's Vettel storms to Malaysia win

    Ferrari's Vettel storms to Malaysia win

    By John O'Brien SEPANG, Malaysia (Reuters) - Sebastian Vettel showed again that form is temporary and class permanent when the four-times world champion put in a faultless display to record his first victory for Ferrari at the Malaysian Grand Prix … More »

    Reuters - 17 minutes ago
  • Malaysia signs F1 contract extension to 2018

    Malaysia signs F1 contract extension to 2018

    SEPANG, Malaysia (Reuters) - The Malaysian Grand Prix will stay on the Formula One calendar until 2018 after organisers signed a three-year contract extension on Sunday. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak's office said in a statement the extension … More »

    Reuters - 18 minutes ago
  • New Zealand's ride of a lifetime ends in defeat

    New Zealand's ride of a lifetime ends in defeat

    By Nick Mulvenney MELBOURNE (Reuters) - The 2015 World Cup was, skipper Brendon McCullum said, the ride of a lifetime for New Zealand and even if Australia brought it to a shuddering halt in Sunday's final, their brilliant campaign will not quickly … More »

    Reuters - 20 minutes ago
  • Australia win World Cup in Clarke's fitting farewell

    Australia win World Cup in Clarke's fitting farewell

    By John Mehaffey MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Michael Clarke signed off from one-day internationals with 74 as a dominant Australia won their fifth cricket World Cup after crushing New Zealand by seven wickets at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday. … More »

    Reuters - 23 minutes ago
  • Australia beat New Zealand in final to win World Cup

    Australia beat New Zealand in final to win World Cup

    Australia beat New Zealand by seven wickets in the final at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday to win the World Cup for the fifth time and send their retiring captain Michael Clarke out as a winner. Australian bowlers Mitchell Johnson and James … More »

    Reuters - 36 minutes ago
  • Ferrari's Vettel storms to victory in Malaysia

    Ferrari's Vettel storms to victory in Malaysia

    By John O'Brien SEPANG, Malaysia (Reuters) - Sebastian Vettel showed again that form is temporary and class permanent when the four times world champion put in a faultless display to record his first victory for Ferrari at the Malaysian Grand Prix … More »

    Reuters - 56 minutes ago
  • Alonso remains positive despite early retirement

    By John O'Brien SEPANG, Malaysia (Reuters) - Fernando Alonso's first race of the season ended with a 21st lap retirement at the Malaysian Grand Prix on Sunday but the Spaniard saw positive progress at misfiring McLaren. Alonso missed the season … More »

    Reuters - 56 minutes ago
  • Vettel wins Malaysian GP to end Mercedes streak

    Vettel wins Malaysian GP to end Mercedes streak

    Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel won the Malaysian Grand Prix on Sunday to end Mercedes' long Formula One winning streak and make the 2015 season look like a genuine contest between the two teams. Vettel elected not to pit during an earlier … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 29 minutes ago
  • Konate double gives Senegal victory over Ghana

    LE HAVRE, France, March 28 (Reuters) – Moussa Konate scored twice after coming on as a second-half substitute to lead Senegal to a 2-1 triumph over Ghana in a friendly on Saturday. The Swiss-based striker was on target in the 67th minute when he … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 38 minutes ago
  • Brownlee, Jorgensen win Auckland triathlon for 1st time

    Jonathan Brownlee ended Javier Gomez's three-year reign in the Auckland world series triathlon, and Gwen Jorgensen kept up her perfect start to the season on Sunday. Gomez won the last three Auckland triathlons, but Brownlee, chastened by a … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 41 minutes ago
  • Former Yankees pitcher Kuroda wins in Japan comeback

    Former New York Yankees pitcher Hiroki Kuroda won his first game in his return to Japanese baseball on Sunday. Kuroda struck out five while giving up five hits and walking one batter over seven scoreless innings as the Hiroshima Carp beat the … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 50 minutes ago
  • Formula One - Alonso remains positive despite early retirement

    Formula One - Alonso remains positive despite early retirement

    By John O'Brien SEPANG, Malaysia (Reuters) - Fernando Alonso's first race of the season ended with a 21st lap retirement at the Malaysian Grand Prix on Sunday but the Spaniard saw positive progress at misfiring McLaren. Alonso missed the season … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 8 minutes ago
  • Early McCullum exit a huge blow for New Zealand

    By Nick Mulvenney MELBOURNE (Reuters) - This was not how the script was supposed to run for Brendon McCullum, the personification of the aggressive cricket that had taken New Zealand to their first World Cup final. His Sunday at the Melbourne … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 59 minutes ago
  • Faulkner on fire as Australia skittle New Zealand for 183

    By Ian Ransom MELBOURNE (Reuters) - A devastating spell by fast-bowling all-rounder James Faulkner allowed Australia to put one hand on a fifth World Cup trophy as New Zealand were skittled for 183 after batting first at the Melbourne Cricket … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Josh Hamilton and C.J. Wilson banners removed from Angel Stadium entrance

    Josh Hamilton and C.J. Wilson banners removed from Angel Stadium entrance

    The Angels symbolically state that Josh Hamilton and C.J. Wilson are no longer considered faces of the franchise. … More »

    Big League Stew - 3 hours ago
  • NBA Playoff Picture Update: Warriors come out, play, clinch top seed

    NBA Playoff Picture Update: Warriors come out, play, clinch top seed

    Golden State glows, the Hawks perch, and everyone else fights it out in the postseason race. … More »

    Ball Don't Lie - 3 hours ago
  • Hiddink insists Dutch will qualify despite setback

    Hiddink insists Dutch will qualify despite setback

    Veteran Netherlands coach Guus Hiddink insisted his side would qualify for next year's European Championship as questions over his tenure re-emerged in the wake of a last-gasp 1-1 home draw with Turkey on Saturday. Hiddink's team needed a goal from … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • South Korea's Lee maintains lead at Kia

    (Reuters) - South Korean Lee Mi-rim maintained her lead at the Kia Classic for the third successive day after a six-under-par 66 gave her a one-stroke edge on Saturday heading into the final round in southern California. Lee entered the third round … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Stevens out of Malaysia race with fuel issue

    By John O'Brien SEPANG, Malaysia (Reuters) - Manor Marussia withdrew British driver Will Stevens from the Malaysian Formula One Grand Prix just an hour before the start on Sunday due to a fuel system problem. "Sadly Will is unable to start today's … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Woods will fall outside world's top 100 on Monday

    Woods will fall outside world's top 100 on Monday

    By Bernie McGuire SAN ANTONIO, Texas (Reuters) - Former world number one Tiger Woods will on Monday drop outside the top 100 in the rankings for the first time in more than 18 years. The 39-year-old American is down at number 96 and a world … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Former F1 racer Montagny banned for doping

    Former F1 racer Montagny banned for doping

    Ex-Formula One racer Franck Montagny has been handed a two-year ban by the sport's governing body after he failed a dope test while competing in the new Formula E electric series in November. Formula E said on their website that Montagny had been … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Bale, Ramsey on target as Wales crush Israel 3-0

    Bale, Ramsey on target as Wales crush Israel 3-0

    By Ori Lewis HAIFA, Israel (Reuters) - Two goals from Gareth Bale and another from Aaron Ramsey gave Wales an emphatic 3-0 win over hosts Israel and took them to the top of Euro 2016 qualifying Group B on Saturday. The Welsh, looking for a place … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Xavi close to deal with Al Sadd, says Qatari club

    Xavi close to deal with Al Sadd, says Qatari club

    Barcelona midfielder and former Spain international Xavi is close to agreeing a deal to join Al Sadd, the Qatari side said on Saturday. The 35-year-old has played for Barca a record 751 times since he graduated from the academy to the first team in … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Klingberg scores in overtime as Stars topple Vancouver Canucks 4-3

    Klingberg scores in overtime as Stars topple Vancouver Canucks 4-3

    The Vancouver Canucks missed an opportunity to pick up two points on Saturday. John Klingberg scored the winning goal 4:13 into overtime as the Dallas Stars edged Vancouver 4-3, spoiling a late comeback from the Canucks. "You have to get positives … More »

    The Canadian Press - 3 hours ago
  • Croatia rout Norway 5-1 but Kovac wants more

    Croatia rout Norway 5-1 but Kovac wants more

    Croatia edged towards the Euro 2016 finals with a 5-1 home win over Norway in their Group H qualifier on Saturday but coach Niko Kovac was still not totally happy with the performance. Midfielder Marcelo Brozovic fired the hosts ahead in the first … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Odegaard becomes youngest to start Euro qualifier

    Martin Odegaard became the youngest player to start a European Championship qualifying match when he took the field in Norway's Group H tie against Croatia on Saturday. Odegaard, who plays for Real Madrid's B team, previously became the youngest … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Old hand Gudjohnsen makes triumphant return for Iceland

    By Philip O'Connor REUTERS - Iceland coach Lars Lagerback's decision to tempt Eidur Gudjohnsen out of international retirement paid off handsomely in Kazakhstan, with the 36-year-old scoring his first goal in over five years for his country in a … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Flare-throwing Montenegro fan turns himself in say police

    Flare-throwing Montenegro fan turns himself in say police

    A 25-year old Montenegro fan suspected of hitting Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev on the head with a flare during Friday's Euro 2016 qualifier has turned himself in, Montenegrin police said on Saturday. "L.L has been suspected of throwing a flare … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Dzeko hat-trick kick-starts Bosnia's Euro 2016 campaign

    Dzeko hat-trick kick-starts Bosnia's Euro 2016 campaign

    Bosnia captain Edin Dzeko struck a hat-trick to kick-start their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign as they beat no-hopers Andorra 3-0 in a one-sided Group B match in Andorra La Vella on Saturday. The result lifts Bosnia, struggling to reach the finals … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Bale forgets about Real woes as Wales set course for finals

    Bale forgets about Real woes as Wales set course for finals

    By Ori Lewis HAIFA, Israel (Reuters) - Gareth Bale forgot all about his recent troubles at Real Madrid when scoring twice in a superb Wales victory over Israel on Saturday that kept them on course for next year's Euro 2016 finals in France. The … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Dutch strike late to spoil Turkish delight

    Dutch strike late to spoil Turkish delight

    The Netherlands scored in stoppage time through a deflected Wesley Sneijder shot to secure a 1-1 draw with Turkey on Saturday and avoid their first ever home defeat in European Championship qualifying. Klaas-Jan Huntelaar got a slight deflection to … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Eder strikes on debut to salvage draw for Italy

    Eder strikes on debut to salvage draw for Italy

    By Angel Krasimirov SOFIA (Reuters) - Brazilian-born debutant Eder's brilliant late equaliser gave injury-hit Italy a 2-2 draw with Bulgaria in a pulsating Euro 2016 Group H qualifier played at a near-empty Vasil Levski stadium on Saturday. Eder's … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Fellaini double helps Belgium crush Cyprus

    Fellaini double helps Belgium crush Cyprus

    By Philip Blenkinsop BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Marouane Fellaini struck twice as Belgium moved within three points of Euro 2016 Group B qualifying leaders Wales with a 5-0 thumping of Cyprus on Saturday. After a win and two draws from their first three … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Conte in unforgiving mood on critics, wants to work in peace

    Conte in unforgiving mood on critics, wants to work in peace

    By Angel Krasimirov SOFIA (Reuters) - Under-fire Italy coach Antonio Conte urged his critics to bury the hatchet and leave him to get on with his job following his side's Euro 2016 qualifying 2-2 draw with Bulgaria on Saturday. Conte, who has been … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Walker takes four-shot lead at windy Texas Open

    (Reuters) - American Jimmy Walker shot a three-under-par 69 to open up a four-shot lead as winds returned to vex players at the Texas Open in San Antonio on Saturday. Walker, who led by one after 36 holes, shared the lead with fellow Texan Jordan … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Serena deals with Niculescu but Bouchard upset

    Serena deals with Niculescu but Bouchard upset

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - Serena Williams put aside her knee injury to begin her bid for an eighth Miami Open title with a 6-3 6-1 win over Romania's Monica Niculescu at Key Biscayne on Saturday but sixth seed Eugenie Bouchard was upset by … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • UPDATE 1-NHL-Highlights of Saturday's National Hockey League games

    (Adds later games) March 28 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Saturday's National Hockey League games: - - - Predators 4, Capitals 3 Nashville clinched a berth in the Stanley Cup playoffs for the first time since 2012 and a couple of former … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Survivor's recourse: UK shows what happens when it gets pushed to the brink

    Survivor's recourse: UK shows what happens when it gets pushed to the brink

    Notre Dame hit Kentucky with everything it had. It wasn't enough. Now the Wildcats are 38-0 and through to the Final Four. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 4 hours ago