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Wozniacki wins gripping Kerber contest to keep No.1 spot

Wozniacki wins gripping Kerber contest to keep No.1 spot

Wozniacki actually served for the match twice in the second. The slight delay turned out to be favourable for Wozniacki as she went on to register a 7-5 6-1 win and set up a blockbuster quarter-final against Germany's former No. It was the world number 21's third win over a top-10 player in Doha . He said that I didn't have enough time to recover. And Wozniacki, who had five winners and as many unforced errors , took advantage of Kvitova's scrappy game.


Michael Carrick Starts - Manchester United Team vs Huddersfield Town Confirmed

Michael Carrick Starts - Manchester United Team vs Huddersfield Town Confirmed

José Mourinho made six changes to his starting XI, and although Paul Pogba's absence was enforced due to illness, some of the others may be a hint at which players are likely to be involved in midweek Champions League action. "Absolutely, I think there is no doubt about it", he said. "I am close to winning the best-behaved manager in the Premier League , so nothing that can make me lose that trophy this season", he said, smiling once more .


Twins Trade for Right-Handed Starter Jake Odorizzi

Twins Trade for Right-Handed Starter Jake Odorizzi

The 27-year-old Odorizzi will join his third major league team in the Twins, who won't have right-hander Ervin Santana for the first several weeks of the regular season while he recovers from surgery on his middle finger. According to the Twins, his 3.71 ERA over the past three seasons ranks 12th in the American League among pitchers with at least 400 innings. But he's hit.290 in the minors after being signed in 2014 and hit.296 between Class A Cedar Rapids and Fort Myers last season.


NZ wins toss, bats in tri-series T20 vs Australia

NZ wins toss, bats in tri-series T20 vs Australia

Both David Warner and D'Arcy Short impressed with 59 and 76 runs respectively and the Aussies went on to win 245-5. The ground, primarily used as for rugby, played host to the highest ever T20 run chase at any level on Friday when Australia romped past New Zealand with a total of 32 sixes hit across the two innings.


Azubuike leads No. 13 Kansas past No. 20 West Virginia 77-69

Azubuike leads No. 13 Kansas past No. 20 West Virginia 77-69

Located in Morgantown, West Virginia, with an enrollment of 31,287, No. 20/20 West Virginia is 19-7 and 8-5 in Big 12 play after its 82-66 win against TCU on February 12. After splitting the first two games of their season-opening weekend series, the teams are slated for a rubber game Sunday. After a Katrina Pardee layup made it a three-point game with 30 seconds left, Teana Muldrow stole the inbounds pass, raced up the floor and scored a layup off an assist from point guard Chania Ray.


Mayfield rises in Kiper Jr.'s NFL Draft Big Board

Mayfield rises in Kiper Jr.'s NFL Draft Big Board

Mayfield , a star quarterback at Oklahoma for the last three years, sat down to chat with the New York Post recently , and when asked which quarterback's brain he'd like to pick, he didn't have to think twice. After trading Alex Smith to the Redskins, the Chiefs only have Mahomes listed under the quarterbacks section of the roster right now. I used Fanspeak's "On the Clock" simulator to put this draft together and it's a lot of fun for those of you who like mock drafts.