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Leicester City managed to knock Sevilla out of the last 16 stage of the competition beating the LaLiga giants 3-2 on aggregate. Atletico Madrid and Juventus were in the driving seat this week to secure the position in last 8. The latter is something neither Bayern Munich nor Borussia Dortmund want. "We have seen they have some very talented players but they also play with a lot of passion and heart".
  • NCAA Tournament Predictions: Cincinnati vs. Kansas State or Wake Forest

    NCAA Tournament Predictions: Cincinnati vs. Kansas State or Wake Forest

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    With a tough defensive mentality and some of the best offensive efficiency of the season, Kansas State didn't have to hold on for dear life against Wake Forest . Whenever John Collins mentions that he plays for Wake Forest , he usually gets a question about his famous coach. For many, breaking a streak of NCAA Tournament futility means getting to the weekend, and that requires a win on Thursday in Sacramento against the Bearcats.
  • Pakistan squad for West Indies ODIs, T20s announced, Azhar dropped

    Pakistan squad for West Indies ODIs, T20s announced, Azhar dropped

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    Sarfraz Ahmed will lead both the squads with the first Twenty20 in Barbados on March 26. Shehzad was dropped from the Twenty20 and one-day squad after former head coach Waqar Younis described him as "undisciplined" following Pakistan's World Twenty20 failure in India a year ago.
  • Vanessa Grimaldi and Nick Viall Dismiss Critics, Insist They Really Are Happy

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    Since the show was already completed, the couple had to keep their engagement secret, but as soon as they were able to spill the beans, Viall, 36, was quick to post a photo with his new fiancée on Twitter . The majority of the audience supported Gates for the win over Grimaldi, as was apparent on Twitter Monday night. "You know, as hard as it was, I think it all worked out the way it should".
  • Ole Miss beats Monmouth, advances to second round of NIT

    Ole Miss beats Monmouth, advances to second round of NIT

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    Offensively, the Rebels hit.169 and scored 1.8 runs per game. "I feel pretty confident, just based on how the numbers look, from an RPI standpoint", Kennedy said Friday about the Rebels' chances of making a postseason tournament. Following the midweek contest, the Rebels will return home to lift the lid on Southeastern Conference play by hosting No. 15 Vanderbilt (March 17-19).
  • Juventus-Porto, le probabili formazioni: dubbio in difesa per Allegri

    Juventus-Porto, le probabili formazioni: dubbio in difesa per Allegri

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    Juventus (4-2-3-1): Buffon; Dani Alves, Bonucci, Benatia (60° Barzagli), Alex Sandro; Marchisio, Khedira; Cuadrado (46° Pjaca ), Dybala (78° Rincon), Mandzukic; Higuain. "All'Italia siamo alla follia, poi è normale tutto quello che succede al di fuori". Dobbiamo ridurre la gara ad un match secco. Nel secondo tempo tutti si aspettavano di vedere un'altra gara, in cui la Juventus avrebbe dilagato e invece, i portoghesi, seppur con l'uomo in meno, hanno cercato di riaprire i giochi ...
  • Can Catholics eat corned beef on St. Patrick's Day?

    Can Catholics eat corned beef on St. Patrick's Day?

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    Notably, observers tend to avoid eating meat on Fridays during Lent. But many Catholics are also Irish, or at least Irish for a day, and that means they'll have to pass on the traditional corned beef and cabbage or shepherd's pie - maybe.
  • Kevin Love (knee) could be back next week for the Cavaliers

    Kevin Love (knee) could be back next week for the Cavaliers

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    Cleveland was thumped 117-112 by the Houston Rockets on Sunday and forward LeBron James said the schedule was the problem even though Houston was the first team with a winning record that the Cavaliers played during the five-game span. But he's the first of the new Cavs (Korver, the Williams boys, and Andrew Bogut) to get a win in his Cleveland debut. "He did that to mess with y'all", Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said, smiling.
  • NCAA Tournament Predictions 2017: First Four

    NCAA Tournament Predictions 2017: First Four

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    The NCAA tournament's " First Four " begins on Tuesday, March 14, in Dayton, Ohio . Southland Conference victor New Orleans faces off against Northeast Conference champion Mount St. New Orleans is in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1996. The Mountaineers were in just six lined games during the season, going 3-3 against the spread.
  • Juventus-Porto 1-0, Buffon:

    Juventus-Porto 1-0, Buffon: "Sorteggio dei quarti? Eviterei il Leicester"

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    Il capitano della Nazionale Italiana ha poi proseguito: "Questo è l'obiettivo che c'eravamo prefissati 5 anni fa". Missione compiuta per la Juventus di Allegri , che batte ancora il Porto e stacca il biglietto per i quarti di finale. E' questo il nostro livello. "Se ci arrivi spesso una volta ti capita di vincere". Vorrei evitare il Leicester . E' una squadra pericolosa, che ha entusiasmo.
  • Viareggio Cup: cambia la classifica del girone dell'Ascoli, accolto ricorso dell'Empoli

    Viareggio Cup: cambia la classifica del girone dell'Ascoli, accolto ricorso dell'Empoli

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    Allo stadio Raciti di Quarrata è iniziato il match con gli argentini del Deportivo Camioneros (foto tratta dal profilo twitter della Ssc Napoli ). Ad oggi la squadra Buenos Aires è una vera e propria incognita dal momento che di loro si sa poco o nulla. Gli azzurrini sono stati inseriti nel Girone 6 con: Bari, Rappresentativa Dilettanti, e gli argentini del Camioneros .