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Crusaders edge Chiefs 18-17 in Super Rugby


Associated Press

HAMILTON, New Zealand (AP) -- Flyhalf Colin Slade kicked six goals, taking advantage of a one-sided penalty count, to boost the Crusaders to an 18-17...full story
updated 2014-04-19 06:01 PM
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Crusaders edge Chiefs 18-17 in Super Rugby

Associated Press

HAMILTON, New Zealand (AP) -- Flyhalf Colin Slade kicked six goals, taking advantage of a one-sided penalty count, to boost the Crusaders to an 18-17....Fullstory

2014-04-19 06:01 PM

Cuban outfielder Cepeda to play for Japan's Giants

Associated Press

TOKYO (AP) -- Cuban outfielder Frederich Cepeda has agreed to play for the Yomiuri Giants of Japan's Central League. The 34-year-old Cepeda, who played for Cuba....Fullstory

2014-04-19 05:42 PM

Mariners beat Adelaide 1-0 in elimination final

Associated Press

GOSFORD, Australia (AP) -- Nigerian-born forward Bernie Ibini's 67th-minute goal gave Central Coast Mariners a 1-0 win Saturday over Adelaide United and a place in....Fullstory

2014-04-19 05:22 PM

Australian A-League Playoffs at a Glance
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

All Times GMT Elimination Finals Friday, April 18 Melbourne Victory 2, Sydney FC 1 Saturday, April 19 Central Coast 1, Adelaide 0 __ Semifinals Saturday, April 26 Western Sydney vs. Central Coast, 0830 Sunday, April....Fullstory

2014-04-19 04:42 PM

Lohse too much for Pirates again, Brewers win Lohse too much for Pirates again, Brewers win

Associated Press

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Milwaukee pitcher Kyle Lohse built on his impressive record against Pittsburgh by pitching the majors-leading Brewers to a 5-3 win over the....Fullstory

2014-04-19 04:22 PM

Japanese Standings, SOC

Associated Press

BC-SOC--Japanese Standings ....Fullstory

2014-04-19 03:22 PM

NL Capsules

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Aaron Harang threw no-hit ball for seven innings but was pulled after 121 pitches, and reliever Luis Avilan gave up David....Fullstory

2014-04-19 03:01 PM

Search resumes for bodies in Everest avalanche Search resumes for bodies in Everest avalanche
By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA
Associated Press

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Rescuers were digging through piles of snow and ice Saturday for four Sherpa guides buried on Mount Everest when an avalanche....Fullstory

2014-04-19 03:01 PM

NHL Playoff Capsules

Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) -- Pavel Datsyuk scored at 16:59 of the third period, moments after Jimmy Howard's best save of the game, and the Detroit Red....Fullstory

2014-04-19 01:22 PM

Ricciardo fastest in rainy practice at Chinese GP Ricciardo fastest in rainy practice at Chinese GP
By JUSTIN BERGMAN
Associated Press

SHANGHAI (AP) -- Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo set the fastest time on a slippery track in the final practice session at the Chinese Grand....Fullstory

2014-04-19 12:42 PM

Moores given second chance as England coach

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- The England and Wales Cricket Board says Peter Moores has been appointed as the new head coach of the England team. The 51-year-old....Fullstory

2014-04-19 05:42 PM

Japanese Results, SOC

Associated Press

BC-SOC--Japanese Results Japanese Football Results TOKYO (AP) -- Results from Japanese football: Japan J-League ....Fullstory

2014-04-19 05:22 PM

Kobe beats Kashima 3-2 to take lead in J-League

Associated Press

KASHIMA, Japan (AP) -- Marquinhos and Keijiro Ogawa scored second-half goals as Vissel Kobe beat Kashima Antlers 3-2 to move into first place in the....Fullstory

2014-04-19 05:01 PM

Westwood lead at Malaysian Open down to 1 stroke

Associated Press

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Lee Westwood saw his four-shot lead trimmed to just one on Saturday after a bogey at the final hole on....Fullstory

2014-04-19 04:22 PM

Hamilton takes pole at Chinese Grand Prix Hamilton takes pole at Chinese Grand Prix
By JUSTIN BERGMAN
Associated Press

SHANGHAI (AP) -- Lewis Hamilton continued Mercedes' dominant start to the season by capturing pole position at the rainy Chinese Grand Prix on Saturday; his....Fullstory

2014-04-19 03:42 PM

Ducks, Canadiens take 2-0 series leads Ducks, Canadiens take 2-0 series leads

Associated Press

ANAHEIM, California (AP) -- Anaheim and Montreal both won on Friday to take 2-0 leads in their NHL first-round playoff series while Detroit took first....Fullstory

2014-04-19 03:01 PM

TODAY'S MAJOR LEAGUE LEADERS
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

NATIONAL LEAGUE BATTING_Utley, Philadelphia, .429; Blackmon, Colorado, .426; Freeman, Atlanta, .390; Pagan, San Francisco, .385; DGordon, Los Angeles, .365; Uribe, Los Angeles, .362; Tulowitzki, Colorado, .360. RUNS_Stanton,....Fullstory

2014-04-19 03:01 PM

AL Capsules
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) -- Albert Pujols hit his 497th home run and Howie Kendrick added two of his own to lead the Los Angeles Angels to....Fullstory

2014-04-19 02:22 PM

NHL Daily Playoff Glance
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

FIRST ROUND (Best-of-7) Friday, April 18 Montreal 4, Tampa Bay 1, Montreal leads series 2-0 Detroit 1, Boston 0, Detroit leads series 1-0 Anaheim 3, Dallas 2, Anaheim leads series....Fullstory

2014-04-19 01:22 PM

Fed Cup: Petkovic gives Germany 1-0 lead in semi Fed Cup: Petkovic gives Germany 1-0 lead in semi

Associated Press

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) -- Andrea Petkovic closed out a 6-1, 7-6 (7) win over Sam Stosur on her fifth match point Saturday to give Germany....Fullstory

2014-04-19 12:22 PM

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