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Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson Raise The Stakes For Unprecedented $9 Million Pay ...

Months after Tiger Woods established himself with a transcendent performance at the 1997 Masters, Phil Mickelson emerged from a practice round at the Nissan Open with bragging rights over his arch rival. Over his 28-year professional career, arguably ... Read more

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Maui Invitational: Will Coach K, Zion Williamson and RJ Barrett lead Duke to a ...

LAHAINA, Hawaii -- The late Jim O'Connell, a legendary college basketball reporter for The Associated Press, once described the Maui Jim Maui Invitational as "the best in-season tournament in the country -- the standard by which all others are compared. Read more

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Football games pushed to Wednesday night

Thanksgiving Day football games won't be Thanksgiving Day football games at all this year. Rather, they'll be played Thanksgiving Eve. Weather forecasters are predicting that with the wind-chill factor temperatures will feel subzero, which has prompted ... Read more

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Victoria coach McDonald backs Marcus Harris as Test opener

Victoria coach Andrew McDonald has declared that opener Marcus Harris is ready to play Test cricket and believes Aaron Finch, who like Harris also plays for Victoria, is more suited to the middle order. Harris, 26, put himself in contention for the ... Read more

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Watch for our biggest paper of the year this Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving, as you gather with family and friends and reflect the blessings of the past year, The Greenville News wants to be a part of your day. We've packed our biggest edition of the year with all sorts of news and features. You'll read about ... Read more

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Ford Field to serve Thanksgiving pizza during Detroit Lions game

Detroit Lions fans worried they'll miss out on Thanksgiving eats while attending Thursday's game at Ford Field needn't worry. The chefs at Levy, the food and beverage provider for Ford Field, shared information on a few specials they've cooked up for ... Read more

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Lipscomb Stuns No. 18 TCU 73-64 for 1st Win Over Top 25 Team

Garrison Mathews had 23 points, Kenny Cooper scored 17 and Lipscomb held on to upset No. 18 TCU 73-64, giving the Bisons their first win over a Top 25 team. Nov. 20, 2018, at 11:46 p.m.. More. U.S. News & World Report. Lipscomb Stuns No. 18 TCU ... Read more

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Auburn's Bruce Pearl on No. 1 Duke: 'We threatened them but they were never ...

LAHAINA, Hawaii -- With the way Mike Krzyzewski's top-ranked Duke Blue Devils had been rolling -- just overwhelming everybody placed in front of them, even the school ranked second in the preseason Associated Press poll -- folks were starting to wonder ... Read more

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Australia v India T20: All you need to know

Your one-stop shop for Australia's Men's Cricket Team's upcoming three-game Twenty20 series against India. Adam Burnett. 20 November 2018, 11:20 PM. @AdamBurnett09. 'Aggression depends on the situation'. When is it? Fresh from their one-off clash ... Read more

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HS FOOTBALL: Brockton bids to end losing streak against BR

The Boxers will finish the season with a winning record if they can defeat Bridgewater-Raynham, which holds a 7-1 lead in the Turkey Day series that began in 2010. BROCKTON – The partnership was formed beginning with the 2010 football season. Read more

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Penn State 77, Wright State 59

It's nice to be wrong sometimes. Penn State came in off a mildly disappointing OT loss against DePaul. It felt like the set-up for a typical letdown in a preseason tournament against a veteran mid-major program. Wright State, returning four starters ... Read more

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Jim Nantz talks memorable Thanksgiving games, '18 plans

Jim Nantz knows the drill, having been on CBS' call for Thanksgiving Day games since 2004. However, his pregame activities for the Chicago Bears-Detroit Lions game will be anything but routine. Nantz is serving as the Grand Marshal for the 92nd America ... Read more

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A tradition unlike any other: The GOLF 2018 Turkey Awards

Contrary to popular belief, turkey wasn't part of the first Thanksgiving feast. But that was centuries ago, and the bird is now a staple. We serve it every year in a banquet of dubious honors for the most egregious gaffes and goofs over the past 12 ... Read more

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Manish Pandey misses the cut for Brisbane T20I

Manish Pandey, who featured in all three T20Is against Windies in the recent home series, is one among the four players who didn't make it to India's 12-man shortlist for the first T20I against Australia in Brisbane, to be played on Wednesday (November ... Read more

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Nicklaus-Palmer still the standard in golf rivalries

Jack Nicklaus says if he were in a high-stakes match in Las Vegas in his prime, the most compelling opponent would be Arnold Palmer. Never mind that he considers his toughest rival to be Tom Watson. Or that he finished runner-up to Lee Trevino in ... Read more

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High School Football Notebook: Blackstone Valley Tech, Nipmuc meet for pre ...

The two teams had their annual pre-Turkey Day luncheon on Tuesday. An appetizer for both Blackstone Valley Tech and Nipmuc's upcoming Super Bowl appearances. With time winding down in its Division 7 state semifinal game with Wahconah, the ... Read more

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PSL 2019 could herald a homecoming for Fawad Ahmed

Legspinner Fawad Ahmed could be in line for a cricketing homecoming of sorts, after he was picked up in the PSL 2019 draft by the Quetta Gladiators. Fawad is an Australian citizen but was born in Pakistan, and lived there until his late 20s. He had ... Read more

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Penn State Hoops Opens Cancun Challenge With 77-59 Victory Over Wright State

Penn State men's basketball (3-1, 0-0 Big Ten) dominated Wright State (3-2, 0-0 Horizon League) in Cancun on Tuesday night with a 77-59 victory. Lamar Stevens led the way with 25 points and five rebounds, while Myles Dread and Jamari Wheeler each ... Read more

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McDonald backs Test hopefuls to face India

Victoria coach Andrew McDonald has thrown his support behind Test aspirants Marcus Harris and Peter Handscomb and suggests Aaron Finch is best suited to the middle order against the red ball. Australia's selectors are meeting today to considerthe squad ... Read more

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Auburn's Bruce Pearl on No. 1 Duke: 'We threatened them but they were never ...

LAHAINA, Hawaii -- With the way Mike Krzyzewski's top-ranked Duke Blue Devils had been rolling -- just overwhelming everybody placed in front of them, even the school ranked second in the preseason Associated Press poll -- folks were starting to wonder ... Read more

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New duo to boost Gollan carnival prospects

Trainer Tony Gollan has started another Brisbane summer carnival in great fashion and the addition of two high-quality horses to his team gives him a chance to continue his domination. Multiple stakes winner Gold Symphony and four-time French winner ... Read more

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Selectors meet, mull Test XI to face India

Marnus Labuschagne's hold on his Test spot is becoming increasingly tenuous as national selectors piece together the XI they will entrust to trump India and win back the Australian public. Wednesday would have been a reasonably stressful 48th birthday ... Read more

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Australia tour very rewarding – Gibson

The tourists won the ODI series 2-1, and the rain-affected T20I by 21-runs to close off a successful year of ODI cricket for South Africa. The Proteas have won three of the four ODI series' played in 2018; they beat Sri Lanka and Australia away ... Read more

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Maxwell leads Australian charge in rain-hit T20

Glenn Maxwell plundered 46 off 24 balls to guide Australia to 158-4 in a rain-marred Twenty20 Wednesday as they look to gain an upper hand in the first game of India's long tour. The big-hitting number four smacked four sixes in an explosive display ... Read more

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Auburn's Bruce Pearl on No. 1 Duke: 'We threatened them but they were never ...

LAHAINA, Hawaii -- With the way Mike Krzyzewski's top-ranked Duke Blue Devils had been rolling -- just overwhelming everybody placed in front of them, even the school ranked second in the preseason Associated Press poll -- folks were starting to wonder ... Read more

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Ohio State basketball's freshmen have been ready from day one

Ohio State's Duane Washington Jr. (4) shoots over Cincinnati's Rashawn Fredericks, right, during the first half of an NCAA basketball game, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) ( John Minchillo ). Comment. By Stephen Means ... Read more

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The Punt: your ultimate ticket to winning big this weekend with TAB

IT will be on for young and old at Perth's Ascot Racecourse on Saturday as two of Australia's most popular racing identities lock horns trackside — and potentially at the bar. With star jockey William Pike back from suspension, the time-honoured ... Read more

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1st T20I: Rain stops play between India, Australia

Brisbane, Nov 21 (IANS) Rain halted a perfect start by Australia in the first Twenty20 International match against India here on Wednesday. Australia were 153/3 in 16.1 overs when the sky opened up. Australia were going hammer and tongs in the last few ... Read more

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Weight of history behind ICC Women's World T20 semi-finals

(ICC) With the ICC Women's World T20 in just its sixth edition and with this being the first stand-alone tournament, the legacy of this tournament can be said to still be in its beginning. And yet the last three matches arrive with the weight of ... Read more

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The Latest: No. 5 Gonzaga knocks off Arizona 91-74 in Maui

LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — The Latest on the Maui Invitational (all times local):. 7:30 p.m.. Recommended Video. This video file cannot be played.(Error Code: 102630). Rui Hachimura scored 24 points, Zach Norvell Jr. added 20 and No. 3 Gonzaga earned a ... Read more

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The Punt: your ultimate ticket to winning big this weekend with TAB

IT will be on for young and old at Perth's Ascot Racecourse on Saturday as two of Australia's most popular racing identities lock horns trackside — and potentially at the bar. With star jockey William Pike back from suspension, the time-honoured ... Read more

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St. Lucians create record attendance

St. Lucians created a record for the largest attendance at an ICC World Cup T20 women's match at the preliminary stage when 11,000 fans packed into the Darren Sammy International Cricket ground for the final preliminary round match which involved the ... Read more

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#MeToo: CoA to announce verdict on Rahul Johri

MUMBAI: Will BCCI CEO Rahul Johri, facing #MeToo allegations of sexual harassment, get a clean chit by the panel probing him? The million dollar question is likely to be answered today. According to sources, the probe panel, comprising Allahabad High ... Read more

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My Toughest Matchup, as told by Wesley Gonzales

Editor's note: This is the first of four UAAP editions of the "Toughest Matchup" series that will feature former collegiate stars from the teams that made the Final Four of the UAAP Season 81 Men's Basketball tournament. First up is Wesley Gonzales, a ... Read more

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The West Indies Women Look Set To Keep Their Title

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Nov. 21, 2018: The West Indies women's cricket squad is on a roll and look set to retain the title of ICC Women's World T20 champs. The Windies women have now set up a semi-final clash to defend their 2017 title with ... Read more

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Illinois Basketball: 5 observations from the Illini loss to Gonzaga

The Illinois basketball team dropped their second game in a row as they fell to the No. 3 Gonzaga Bulldogs, 84-78. A 1-2 record isn't good for any team, but there needs to be context to that statement. Illinois could have won the Georgetown game if ... Read more

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Bol Bol leads No. 21 Oregon to 83-72 win over Green Bay

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The stat sheet doesn't lie, and Oregon coach Dana Altman didn't mince words while ticking off the unsatisfactory numbers even after his team won. "Our focus, our attention to detail, I didn't think was very good," he said, "and ... Read more

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Bol Bol leads No. 21 Oregon to 83-72 win over Green Bay

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The stat sheet doesn't lie, and Oregon coach Dana Altman didn't mince words while ticking off the unsatisfactory numbers even after his team won. "Our focus, our attention to detail, I didn't think was very good," he said, "and ... Read more

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1st T20I: India to field against Australia

Brisbane: India won the toss and elected to field against Australia in the first Twenty20 International match here Wednesday. India are playing with three pacers and two spinners. Teams: India: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli(c), Lokesh Rahul ... Read more

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Australia's batting: square pegs into round holes?

Barring injury, the bowling attack of Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins and Nathan Lyon is set, and Tim Paine will captain and keep wicket in the first Test against India but plenty of questions remain around the top order. There have been ... Read more

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Series win in Sri Lanka just the beginning for Root the captain - Bayliss

England coach Trevor Bayliss has challenged Joe Root to carry on improving in his role as a captain after guiding England to a momentous series victory away to Sri Lanka. Root has been in charge of the Test team for 18 months but this series victory, ... Read more

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Vedanta Football Academy may be recognised under Khelo India: Rathore

PANAJI: Union Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore Tuesday said Vedanta Football Academy might be recognised as a partner under the 'Khelo India' programme. Recommended By Colombia. He said the best way to go ahead in sports is to ... Read more

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JR Smith and the Cleveland Cavaliers Will Keep Their Distance

CLEVELAND — Going into Wednesday night's game against the LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers, the Cleveland Cavaliers are 2-13, the worst mark in the N.B.A. They are being outscored by an average of 8.6 points a night. So the Cavs are bad. Read more

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TCU Basketball Preview: Lipscomb

Game Time: 7:00 PM CST | Location: Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena – Fort Worth, TX | TV: FSSW | Series: First Meeting | Game Line: TBD. The #18 TCU Horned Frogs (3-0) will be back at full strength Tuesday night, as they host the Lipscomb Bisons (3-1). Read more

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Sharks vs. Oilers live stream: How to watch NHL game online on MyTeams

The Sharks will see a lot of the Pacific Division this week. That stretch begins Tuesday when superstar center Connor McDavid, new coach Ken Hitchcock, and the Edmonton Oilers head to SAP Center. San Jose will wrap up a back-to-back Friday and ... Read more

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Gritty nominates himself for Time Magazine's Person of the Year

Time Magazine's criteria for their Person of the Year is defined as, "the person or persons who most affected the news and our lives, for good or ill, and embodied what was important about the year." Well, it's pretty obvious Gritty the Philadelphia ... Read more

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Dybala Calls On Messi To Return To Argentina National Team

Juventus superstar player, Paulo Dybala, has called on Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi, to return to the Argentina national team. Dybala stated this ahead of Argentina's international friendly clash with Mexico on Wednesday. The last time Messi played ... Read more

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Krzyzewski: Williamson is putting pressure on himself

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - For the first time this season, Zion Williamson has come down to Earth - for the time being. After an incredible start to the season, shooting 82 percent from the field while averaging over 20 points and 10 rebounds per game, ... Read more

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Bol Bol leads No. 21 Oregon to 83-72 win over Green Bay

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The stat sheet doesn't lie, and Oregon coach Dana Altman didn't mince words while ticking off the unsatisfactory numbers even after his team won. "Our focus, our attention to detail, I didn't think was very good," he said, "and ... Read more

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LIVE FROM VANCOUVER: A&M hoops vs. Washington

The Texas A&M men's basketball team is in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada for one final night, and it is hoping to end its stay in Canada on a positive. The Aggies will play Washington in their second game of the Vancouver Showcase. It's a game ... Read more

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Sharks vs. Oilers live stream: How to watch NHL game online on MyTeams

The Sharks will see a lot of the Pacific Division this week. That stretch begins Tuesday when superstar center Connor McDavid, new coach Ken Hitchcock, and the Edmonton Oilers head to SAP Center. San Jose will wrap up a back-to-back Friday and ... Read more

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Raptors outlast Magic...Blazers stay hot...Nets, Wizards win...Duke vs ...

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Danny Green nailed a jumper from the left side of the lane with 0.5 seconds left to give the Toronto Raptors a 93-91 victory at Orlando. Toronto blew an 18-point, first-half lead and were tied at 91 when Green took Kyle Lowry's ... Read more

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Web Extra: Dana Altman on the team's improvements and the new Oregon signees ...

Oregon men's basketball coach Dana Altman breaks down how the team improved after the Iowa loss and what to expect for the future of the program. Posted: Nov. 19, 2018 10:19 PM. Posted By: Robbie Fuelling. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook ... Read more

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Bol Bol scores 21, but Oregon role players vital in beating Green Bay

Oregon center Bol Bol goes up as teammate Payton Pritchard (3) watches along with Green Bay's Sandy Cohen III (1), PJ Pipes (2) and Jevon Smith (24) during the first half of their 2K Empire Classic NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Nov. 20 2018 ... Read more

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Duke is dominant, but the ACC Power Rankings are not that simple

Of all the compelling arguments for Duke in the top spot, Eastern Michigan might have inadvertently made the most convincing one. You might remember the Eagles lost at Duke 84-46 on Nov. 14. It was a paint-by-the-numbers dominant performance by Duke. Read more

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Bol Bol scores 21, but Oregon role players vital in beating Green Bay

Oregon center Bol Bol goes up as teammate Payton Pritchard (3) watches along with Green Bay's Sandy Cohen III (1), PJ Pipes (2) and Jevon Smith (24) during the first half of their 2K Empire Classic NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Nov. 20 2018 ... Read more

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Mexico's lack of depth will be on display in second game vs. Argentina

El Tri's second-choice team is a far cry from the one the South Americans are able to field - and it reveals issues holding them back. Remember Mexico's elimination from the World Cup? It's something many El Tri fans have tried to push out of their ... Read more

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Bol Bol scores 21, but Oregon role players vital in beating Green Bay

Oregon center Bol Bol goes up as teammate Payton Pritchard (3) watches along with Green Bay's Sandy Cohen III (1), PJ Pipes (2) and Jevon Smith (24) during the first half of their 2K Empire Classic NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Nov. 20 2018 ... Read more

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How will Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura, Brandon Clarke handle Duke's Zion Williamson ...

Before the start of the Maui Invitational, Spokesman-Review beat writer Jim Meehan listed his dream individual showdowns for the tournament. As Gonzaga handled business in the bottom half of the bracket, top-ranked Duke held serve in the top half ... Read more

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Aggies drop heart breaker to Cougars in overtime

After the Utah State women's basketball team went to Provo and defeated BYU for their only road game win of the season last year, the Cougars came to the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum on Tuesday night looking for revenge, and they got it in sadistic fashion, ... Read more

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Oilers' Connor McDavid scores 100th goal of NHL career

Edmonton Oilers star Connor McDavid scored his 100th career NHL goal Tuesday in a contest against the San Jose Sharks. After conceding a goal to the Sharks just 45 seconds into the game, McDavid responded for the Oilers taking a feed from Leon ... Read more

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Sharks' Joe Thornton ties Mario Lemieux on all-time assist list

Now in his 21st season, Joe Thornton continues to prove he belongs in the Hall of Fame when his long, storied NHL career comes to an end. A week after he netted his 400th career goal, the 39-year-old tied Mario Lemieux for 11th on the all-time assist ... Read more

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Mary Kom, three others in medal rounds

New Delhi: Seasoned M. C. Mary Kom oozed confidence when she sent China's Yu Wu packing with an unanimous decision in the light flyweight (48 kg) category quarterfinals at the Aiba Women's World Championship here on Tuesday. The 35-year-old ... Read more

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Knicks fade late vs. Blazers, lose sixth in a row

David Fizdale reached into the hat and pulled out another starting lineup Tuesday night, his sixth different one in 18 games. And if the lineup juggling act might have an air of mystery, the results do not. While the new lineup performed well by the ... Read more

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Sharks' Joe Thornton ties Mario Lemieux on all-time assist list

Now in his 21st season, Joe Thornton continues to prove he belongs in the Hall of Fame when his long, storied NHL career comes to an end. A week after he netted his 400th career goal, the 39-year-old tied Mario Lemieux for 11th on the all-time assist ... Read more

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The Latest: No. 5 Gonzaga knocks off Arizona 91-74 in Maui

The Latest on the Maui Invitational (all times local):. 7:30 p.m.. Rui Hachimura scored 24 points, Zach Norvell Jr. added 20 and No. 3 Gonzaga earned a spot in the Maui Invitational title game with a 91-74 win over Arizona Tuesday night. Gonzaga (5-0 ... Read more

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Duke steady at No. 1, Villanova tumbles

Two of college basketball's bluebloods remained firmly entrenched atop the AP Top 25 after a week of easy wins, while two more tumbled all the way out after a week filled with defeats. One of them happens to be the reigning national champion. Read more

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Shocking loss at Schollmaier: 'This opened our eyes up for real today'

An upset is never welcomed, but Tuesday night might not be the worst thing to happen for TCU's basketball team. Little known Lipscomb proved to be more physical and more clutch in rolling to a 73-64 victory over No. 18 TCU at Schollmaier Arena. It ... Read more