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Sport Can Tiger Woods win the Valspar?
Author: 0 Can Tiger Woods win the Valspar?

Woods shot a 70 on Thursday, a 68 on Friday, a 67 on Saturday and a 70 in the final round. The anticipation was palpable and wide reaching. World No. "It didn't feel very good", Woods said after the hole, according to the Golf Channel . "I just needed to handle the par 5s a little better". The victory gave Englishman Casey his first US PGA Tour victory since the 2009 Houston Open.

Sport Tom Brady Raises $7.5 Million for Cancer Research by Shaving His Head
Author: 0 Tom Brady Raises $7.5 Million for Cancer Research by Shaving His Head

Red Sox President Kennedy also participated in the event, which took place in Boston. He may not have walked away from the Super Bowl a victor, but Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is still a victor in our eyes. "Thanks for the invite @coachhale5 (Rob Hale) and thank you @piniandco for the haircut". This year's $6.5 million gift to Dana-Farber is extremely generous and will help us make great strides in pancreatic research and care.

Sport South Africa take 20-run lead as Australia's bowlers hit back
Author: 0 South Africa take 20-run lead as Australia's bowlers hit back

Kagiso Rabada is out of the remainder of the Test series against Australia unless he can overturn a level two charge for physical contact with the touring captain Steven Smith on day one in Port Elizabeth . Later, Khawaja joined with Warner but within next six runs he was gone too. Australia's David Warner in action. South Africa struck again after the break, as Philander prolonged Usman Khawaja's slump in foreign conditions, before recalled paceman Lungi Ngidi bowled the flawless ...

Sport Ed Cooley's hunch almost earns Providence the Big East title
Author: 0 Ed Cooley's hunch almost earns Providence the Big East title

Marcus Foster posted 19 points for the Bluejays, who should also be safely in the March Madness field despite the quarterfinal loss. Providence: Will play in the title game against either second-seeded and No. Brunson knotted the game at 60 with a pair of free throws to force overtime. Brunson proceeded to miss the front-end of a one-and-one, giving the Friars a chance to tie the game.

Sport Big Blue releases veteran Rodgers-Cromartie
Author: 0 Big Blue releases veteran Rodgers-Cromartie

Rodgers-Cromartie last season was suspended in Week 6 for walking out on then-coach Ben McAdoo after being told he'd be inactive for that weekend's game in Denver , with the team at 0-5. After releasing Rodgers-Cromartie, the Giants now have approximately $19.85 million in cap space, according to SpoTrac . He has spent his last four seasons with the Giants .

Sport Valspar Championship: Tiger Woods 'right there' entering final round
Author: 0 Valspar Championship: Tiger Woods 'right there' entering final round

He squared a lone bogey-5 at 10, offset by five circles at 2, 5, 9, 14 and 16, three from between 10 and 15 feet, adding a 17-footer from the fringe at 16. “I am excited, ” he said. It is hard to overstate the depths from which Woods has recently climbed, from the back surgeries to the tabloid scandals to the DUI arrest just 10 months ago, when he was found to have had five different prescription drugs in his system.

Sport Wallace wins Indian Open in playoff with fellow Brit
Author: 0 Wallace wins Indian Open in playoff with fellow Brit

Wallace (69-70-70-68) and Johnston (72-66-73-66) were tied at the top after regulation 72-hole play with matching totals of 11-under 277, forcing a playoff at the DLF Golf & Country Club. He made another birdie on the 10th and a bogey on the 16th before signing for 68. Wallace, who was ranked 152nd going into the this tournament, will move into the top-100 following his victory.

Sport Ray Parlour states his prediction for Arsenal v Watford
Author: 0 Ray Parlour states his prediction for Arsenal v Watford

Heading into this match, Arsene Wenger said that he would answer Troy Deeney's comments on the pitch. Mkhitaryan also got on the scoresheet to grab his first goal for the North London club in a 3-0 win that moves the Gunners up to 48 points, five points clear off seventh-placed Burnley and as per Watford , they stay in 10th.

Author: 0 Tyrod Taylor traded to the Cleveland Browns

ESPN's Adam Schefter reported on Friday that Cleveland agreed to trade a third-round draft pick for Taylor . Miami will reportedly receive two draft picks - a fourth-rounder in the 2018 draft and a seventh-round pick in 2019 - for Landry , the first player to catch 400 passes over his first four National Football League seasons.

Sport Madrid were never dead - Danilo not surprised by PSG slaying
Author: 0 Madrid were never dead - Danilo not surprised by PSG slaying

Ligue 1 leaders PSG are back in action on Sunday (AEDT), when Unai Emery's men host Metz. Neymar has told Barcelona that he wants to return to the Nou Camp just hours before his Paris Saint-Germain side crashed out of the Champions League to Real Madrid .

Sport McDonald's Inverts Golden Arches To Celebrate International Women's Day
Author: 0 McDonald's Inverts Golden Arches To Celebrate International Women's Day

McDonald's claims to feature a long history of supporting women in the workplace, with six of its 10 managers of US restaurants being women, CNN noted . Others suggested the company raise its minimum wage to 15/hr , offer better family leave and more career paths as the company continues its march towards automation.

Sport Premier League round up: Wins for Everton, Newcastle, Leicester and Burnley
Author: 0 Premier League round up: Wins for Everton, Newcastle, Leicester and Burnley

And I want the best for West Brom. The Baggies have now lost six Premier League games in a row and dropped 21 points from winning positions this season. Although West Brom took the lead through a well-taken volley from Salomón Rondón and came close to scoring a second when Kasper Schmeichel pushed Grzegorz Krychowiak's volley on to the bar, their fragile confidence was soon exposed.

Sport Wolves end winless streak as Leeds falter
Author: 0 Wolves end winless streak as Leeds falter

The EFL announced: "At its meeting today the EFL board considered at length the matter of the relationship between Wolverhampton Wanderers , majority shareholder of the club, Fosun and Jorge Mendes, in light of the recent concerns raised by a number of clubs".

Sport New Zealand vs England scorecard
Author: 0 New Zealand vs England scorecard

The 30-year-old, one of the finest T20 batsmen in the world, has played just the single test for New Zealand , against South Africa in early 2013. Ironically before the fifth and deciding ODI, Bairstow had actually suggested he would relish at the opportunity of wearing the wicketkeeping gloves for England in limited-overs cricket.

Sport David Warner: Cricket South Africa apologises over Sonny Bill Williams masks
Author: 0 David Warner: Cricket South Africa apologises over Sonny Bill Williams masks

Cricket South Africa has apologised to Cricket Australia after two of its officials were photographed with fans wearing masks of a New Zealand rugby player. The Australian team has been made aware of the photo and are outraged by it, as well as CSA's call to overturn a decision by venue security to have the masks confiscated in bags at the turnstiles on entry.

Sport Serena powers to 1st win in comeback with baby on her mind
Author: 0 Serena powers to 1st win in comeback with baby on her mind

Sitting in Williams' box were her husband Alexis Ohanian , mother Oracene , sisters Lyndrea and Isha , her agent, and coach Patrick Mouratoglou . And this is really one of the few times when I've been able to do that. "I'm just out here on this journey and doing the best I can". Williams plays No.

Sport Hughton hopes fear factor will continue to spur Brighton on
Author: 0 Hughton hopes fear factor will continue to spur Brighton on

A low-key start to the second half saw the Goodison crowd fall into near silence until Rooney's thunderous drive was bravely blocked away by Shane Duffy. Anthony Knockaert's red card was the first Brighton have received in the Premier League and their first in league football since Lewis Dunk's against Huddersfield in February 2017.

Sport 'Amazing' De Villiers bats South Africa into lead
Author: 0 'Amazing' De Villiers bats South Africa into lead

But once De Villiers came to the wicket, he immediately started scoring all round the wicket, injecting urgency into the South African innings and putting the pressure back on the Australian bowlers. And two South African cricket officials face internal disciplinary procedures after they were photographed smiling with a group of fans who were wearing masks aimed at taunting Australia vice-captain Warner and his wife, who is with him on tour.

Sport North Carolina vs. Virginia Predictions: Will the Under Cover? 3/10/18
Author: 0 North Carolina vs. Virginia Predictions: Will the Under Cover? 3/10/18

The semifinal contest proved to have some of the same offensive difficulties for the Tigers, but they didn't get beaten as easily this time as they did in January. Tony Bennett's defense held Clemson to 34.7-percent from the field, and just 5-for-25 from three. "They're very good defensively, as well". "They spread the floor and attacked us...

Sport UConn announces decision to fire Kevin Ollie
Author: 0 UConn announces decision to fire Kevin Ollie "for just cause"

UConn will probably argue an NCAA investigation into Ollie's recruiting practices justifies the firing. The school fired its men's basketball head coach Saturday, citing "just cause" for terminating Ollie's contract , according to ESPN's Jeff Goodman and Jeff Borzello.

Sport West Virginia favored by 1 point over Kansas, according to Vegas
Author: 0 West Virginia favored by 1 point over Kansas, according to Vegas

All year long, we have been the best conference in the country. I see this game being competitive. A disturbing and ugly wart has formed on the face of the Texas Tech basketball team at the worst possible time . Jarrett Culver finished with the double double, featuring 13 points and 11 boards. A second scoring drought allowed the Mountaineers to take a 27-26 lead into the half.

Sport Browns trade former first-round pick Shelton to Patriots
Author: 0 Browns trade former first-round pick Shelton to Patriots

The Patriots also acquired Cleveland's fifth-round pick in the 2018 NFL Draft in exchange for New England's third-round pick in 2019. Updated via @FieldYates and me: Browns trade Danny Shelton and a 5th round pick in "18 for the Patriots " 3rd l-round pick in "19".

Sport Henrikh Mkhitaryan: Felt good to score my 1st goal for Arsenal
Author: 0 Henrikh Mkhitaryan: Felt good to score my 1st goal for Arsenal

Wenger's men are 13 points adrift of the Champions League places in the league and are pinning their hopes on winning the Europa League to qualify for Europe's elite club competition next season. Say what you will but Football is never predictable and the outcome is never guaranteed. Only last week did Wenger claim that "the decision belongs to him" in reference to Arsenal's contract offer.

Sport Indian Open: Shubhankar sets course record, Chawrasia misses 'cut'
Author: 0 Indian Open: Shubhankar sets course record, Chawrasia misses 'cut'

That clicked something inside Sharma and he proceeded to take the rest of the Gary Player-designed layout apart for a back nine of 6-under par 30. With this week's two tournaments - the Hero Indian Open and the Valspar Championship - playing continuously, apart from a few hours when I'm asleep anyway, it's not been easy to know when to kick the blog off but I'll start with the Hero Indian Open , where the second round is still in progress.

Sport 'Culture reset' paying huge dividends for NBA East-leading Raptors
Author: 0 'Culture reset' paying huge dividends for NBA East-leading Raptors

Houston's ability to throw multiple scoring options at other teams makes them tough to defend. Despite their struggles from 3-point range, Houston chipped away and knotted the score at 102-102 on a 3-pointer by Harden with 2:10 left. It was a nervous time when Eric Gordon cut the lead to one with a late three with under 10 seconds to go. INDIANAPOLIS- Rudy Gobert had 23 points and 14 rebounds, Donovan Mitchell finished with 20 points and six assists, and the Utah Jazz stayed hot with ...

Sport Statement by Minister Joly on International Women's Day
Author: 0 Statement by Minister Joly on International Women's Day

Asked how she felt as people chanted her name in support, Ms Gracie said: "It's not about me, it's about sisterhood". The origins of the observance date back to February 28, 1909 in New York City when the Socialist Party of America organized a "National Woman's Day " to bring attention to gender equality issues in the United States.

Sport N'Golo Kante not interested in Paris Saint-Germain move?
Author: 0 N'Golo Kante not interested in Paris Saint-Germain move?

Emery who is out of contract at the end of the season is expected to pay the price. What is clear is that, whatever PSG do if they sack Unai Emery , it looks like impacting on the Premier League. After a match like Tuesday, experience shows that you should not talk in the heat of the moment. UEFA's financial fair play (FFP) demands are likely to force the Championnat behemoth to part with some high-earning players (not such a bad thing), while they must maintain quality and fend off ...

Author: 0 Neymar Yearns for Barcelona Return

Despite the Brazilian leaving for Paris in the summer, Barcelona players remain close with Neymar. His departure left a bitter taste in the Catalan giants' mouths, but Neymar apparently wanted to attain Messi's status at the French club, and was hoping being the main star at another club would elevate his chances of lifting the Ballon d'Or.