The day might not have been so rewarding had Wigan been able to turn their first-half domination into a goal with full-back Nathan Byrne coming closest to an opener, rolling a shot agonisingly wide after 16 minutes. Hughes' main goal is to help Southampton preserve their top-flight status, and they dropped into the relegation zone on Saturday as Crystal Palace won in the league while the Saints were preparing for their quarter-final.
The former world number one appeared unhappy with the ruling as he took the headcover off his fairway wood and threw it behind him before making the lonely walk back to the tee, from where his third shot also sailed right. He added birdies on Nos. Woods, an eight time victor, birdied the 18th for a 69 and a share of 10th at 209. "Henrik has played great", McIlroy said.
Raonic - the 32nd seed and 2016 Wimbledon finalist - was too good for 18th-seeded American Sam Querrey 7-5 2-6 6-3. "It's an honor for me to play a final against him". The sixth seed did not put a foot wrong in a highly impressive display in the Californian desert to reach his fourth Masters final of his career and first since Shanghai in 2013.
However, with the two fighting for first place, Marquez took advantage to slingshot back into second with 12 laps to go. And just like in Austria and Japan previous year, Marquez dived in front of Dovizioso in the very last corner of the final lap and was beaten on the drive out to the finish line by Ducati's sheer horsepower.
To say Jose Mourinho wasn't happy with the performance, however, would be putting things mildly. "The ideal Manchester United player is the one that has quality and personality and is consistent on that". With talismanic striker Kane sidelined for several weeks due to ankle ligament damage, Mauricio Pochettino's side received an inspirational performance from Eriksen at the Liberty Stadium.
Sanchez spoke about the Arsenal manager's desperate attempt in the last minute to convince him to stay by labeling him the best player at the club. The forward traded north London for Manchester two months ago in a swap deal involving Henrikh Mkhitaryan after 18 months of speculation surrounding his future at the Emirates.
Rohit notched up the landmark in the 11th over by nudging Nazmul Islam to mid wicket . Will this change Bangladesh's fortunes? FIFTY! Rohit Sharma hits half-century number 14 in T20Is. Chahal celebrates his wicket . Pacer Jaydev Unadkat who came in for Mohammed Siraj finally dismissed Rahman on 77 of his slow and misleading delivery.
However, following a measured second 45, which saw the tempo sucked out of the contest, Barca were again unable to force the scoreline to truly reflect their supremacy, although the champions elect extended their points buffer over Atletico Madrid to 11 points - with Diego Simeone's side visiting Villarreal later in the afternoon.
Former UFC heavyweight champion Werdum has revealed that his nose was nearly broken by a Tyson punch when the pair of combat sports legends were shooting a fight scene for the movie Kickboxer: Retaliation . The loss doesn't really tell us much about Dawodu. We've seen quite a few changes to this card that have pushed some newcomers and unproven fighters into the cage.
It will be an all-English affair when Liverpool and Premier League champions-elect City go head-to-head in the quarter-finals of Europe's elite club competition. Liverpool star Mohamed Salah praised his teammates following the Reds' rampant 5-0 win over Watford this evening. When asked whether it was appropriate to talk about Messi and Salah in the same conversation as two of the best players in the world, Klopp told a news conference: "Yeah, I think Mo is on the way".
The lunch combo includes a four-slice deep dish pepperoni pizza and a 20-ounce drink. Little Caesars is going to stick by its promise. Long live free pizza and glorious March Madness upsets. This is only offered at participating stores . The pizza company tweeted out this week that if a No. 16 seed beat a No. 1 seed, everyone in America would get a free lunch combo April 2.
Messi nearly always takes his chances and that's exactly why Antonio Conte called for his team to produce two ideal games to have any chance of navigating their way past one of the favourites to win this year's Champions League . ANTONIO CONTE says winning the FA Cup is just as important to Chelsea as finishing in the top four. The Argentinian continued to strike fear into Chelsea's defence throughout the game and he eventually managed to bag a brace as Barcelona strolled through ...
But Palace , buoyed by the return of Wilfried Zaha and Mamadou Sakho to their starting lineup, began full of goal. A win for the hosts would stretch the point gap between Roy Hodgson's side, who now take of the final spot inside the drop zone, and themselves to seven points with seven fixtures left.
Texas Tech, which fended off a fiesty No. 11 seed Stephen F. Austin in the opening round on Thursday to win its first Tournament game since 2004-05, road the energy from its "home" crowd en route to a 69-66 victory. The senior guard scored a team-high 22 points. Jarrett Culver added 11 points. The Red Raiders had three players finish in double figures. Florida Coach Mike White called timeout to express his displeasure with one official.
The spread opened with Kentucky as a 6-point favorite , but eventually dropped to 5.5. "I think how we've shared the basketball and our shooting percentage has definitely increased", USF coach Jose Fernandez said about his team since that win over Ohio State.
The play stared with 3.9 seconds left and it followed a timeout after Devin Davis missed a pair of free throws that could've sealed the win for Cougars. The Wolverines won despite 35.6 percent shooting from the floor, including just 8 of 30 from 3-point range. The game featured 17 lead changes and 12 ties, including 28-28 at halftime.
Francis of Pa.in the opening round of the women's NCAA Tournament on Saturday in Storrs, Conn. They were one point behind Baylor's 89-point win over Texas Southern past year. The previous record was 52 by Alabama in the aforementioned four-overtime game in 1995. That might seem like suicide against UConn - and it was. Six Huskies scored in double figures in the first half, Stevens, Collier, Megan Walker, Katie Lou Samuelson, Gabby Williams, and Kia Nurse.
The Rams needed overtime, but took down the Oklahoma Sooners in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The game is scheduled to start around 2:40 p.m. The Rams are scoring 77 points per game, while allowing opponents to score 68.5 per game. Krzyzewski's experience doubtless will help him as he attempts to win this game and advance the Blue Devils toward another Final Four, which would be his 12th.
United ran out 2-0 winners over their fellow Premier League side at Old Trafford on Saturday evening, with Romelu Lukaku and Nemanja Matic finding the net. "As a coach the biggest frustration is not the result , because some time that can happen". "When I spend two days working on this and then I arrive here, attacking players hiding behind defenders, not wanting the ball between the lines, defenders playing just square passes and taking 10 to 12 passes to get from one line to another ...
United needed a reaction after Tuesday's surprise exit to Sevilla in the Champions League, and manager Jose Mourinho opted to leave star names Paul Pogba and Alexis Sanchez on the bench. Former Liverpool FC forward Owen is backing Lukaku to continue his excellent record in the FA Cup at Old Trafford. Nemanja Maric sets up one and scores the other as Manchester United overcome Brighton & Hove Albion 2-0 for a place in the semi-finals of the FA Cup .