Rugby: Englishman on the hunt for national title with Harbour
New Zealand Herald
North Harbour flanker Connor Collett in action against Bay of Plenty in the Mitre 10 Cup earlier this year. Photo / Photosport. Only a handful of Englishmen have played in a New Zealand provincial rugby final. Prop Kevin Yates of Wellington in 1999 ...and more »
- TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
Gophers earn share of Big Ten soccer title with 6-0 rout of Maryland
The common refrain Wednesday night, cliche' as it might be, after the Gophers hoisted the Big Ten Conference soccer championship trophy for the first time since 2008, was “teamwork.” Coach Stefanie Golan referenced teamwork, co-captain Simone ...and more »
- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
High school highlights: Penn-Trafford wins field hockey title
Penn-Trafford players including Erin Kelly,#5, Bri Lander, #20, and Alayna Wagner, #15, celebrate their first goal against Oakalnd Catholic during the WPIAL Class 2A field hockey championship Wednesday. Penn-Trafford won the title, 6-1. From local ...
Riedy wins, leads Hickory to Atlantic Conference title
Ocean Lake's Maddie King won the girls cross country Coastal Conference championship at Kellam High School on Wednesday, October 26, 2016. Cross country championships. Buy Now. Stephen M. Katz | The Virginian-Pilot. Cox's David Scherrer won the ...
Should taxpayers help fund the Joseph Parker heavyweight world title fight?
OPINION: Duco Events are seeking investment from the Government's Major Events fund to host a world title fight in New Zealand. Ben Strang and Jackson Thomas argue over whether should they get it? BEN STRANG - Yes, yes, yes! Dear Steven Joyce ...and more »
- GrindTV (blog)
Kelly Slater says he's ready for 'one more' world title run
And while Florence will likely become an ever more dominant force in surfing, at least one member of the sport's old guard is hoping to roll back the clocks one more time: Kelly Slater. RELATED: The surfing world reacts to John John Florence's world ...
- Soccer-Last season's title rivals to resume battle
LONDON, Oct 27 (Reuters) - A few months after duelling for the Premier League title, Tottenham Hotspur and Leicester City have yet to rediscover last season's killer consistency and both have a point to prove in Saturday's clash at White Hart Lane.and more »
- The Southland Times
Southland lawn bowler Pam Calder racks up 19th title
The Southland Times
The first Southland championship title of the season has already been dished out, with the inaugural mixed triples event taking centre stage over the long weekend in Invercargill. Held at the Waihopai Bowling Club, 24 combinations took to the greens to ...
- The Seattle Times
Lake Stevens, Monroe square off for Wesco 4A football title
The Seattle Times
Conor Bardue (8) has proved to be more-than-capable replacement for departed star Jacob Eason (who is at Georgia) as he's thrown 34 touchdown passes to just four interceptions. (Dean Rutz/The Seattle Times). The No. 4 Vikings have won the last three ...and more »
- The Star, Kenya
Title in sight
The Star, Kenya
Tapio Laukkanen of Multiple Racing team driving a Subaru Impreza GVB13 at the start of the KCB Voi Rally on June 6, 2015. / PIC-CENTRE. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Email. The former Britain and Finland rally champion Tapio Laukannen ...
- The Guardian (blog)
European absence gives Liverpool chance to end long wait for league title
The Guardian (blog)
Daniel Sturridge has been used sparingly but started in the EFL Cup against Tottenham and scored twice in Liverpool's win. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA. Contact author. @paulwilsongnm. Wednesday 26 October 2016 10.00 EDT Last modified on Wednesday ...and more »
Record-setting Central Catholic boys capture PIAA golf title
YORK — Central Catholic boys golf coach Corey O'Connor knew his team had a shot at its first PIAA Class AAA title. That's because of the battles his team endured in the WPIAL. Central Catholic posted four scores in the 70s, led by sophomore Jimmy ...
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Lena Capoccia's playoff victory punctuates another Maryland golf title for Churchill - Washington PostWashington Post
Lena Capoccia's playoff victory punctuates another Maryland golf title for Churchill
The scenario on the University of Maryland Golf Course's second hole was unfolding like a dream for Lena Capoccia on Wednesday afternoon. Locked in a sudden-death playoff, the Churchill junior stared down a two-foot putt that could secure her first ...and more »
- New Zimbabwe.com
PSL: Highlanders say focused on title race
HIGHLANDERS' quest to end the season with a double were dashed following Sunday's 1-0 Chibuku Super Cup semi-final loss, to Ngezi Platinum at Barbourfields Stadium. The Bulwayo giants are in prime position to end a decade long league title drought ...and more »
- John Calipari on similarity with Rick Pitino's book title: 'Don't care'
Not even the publishing world is safe from the effects of the heated Louisville Cardinals- Kentucky Wildcats rivalry. Kentucky's John Calipari recently said he refused to alter the title of his new book after his publisher, HarperCollins, told him it ...and more »
Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, And More Prove Their Album Title Love With Tattoos
Earlier this week, Lady Gaga revealed a new tattoo — the title of her new album, Joanne, on her arm. The album is named after her late aunt, so Gaga got the tattoo in her handwriting. Her dad, Joanne's brother, also got the signature on his shoulder.and more »
- Washington Post
Four teams have a chance at winning the NBA title
The NBA is boring. And it's not because the games don't offer excitement, it's because only a handful of teams have a chance to win the crown based on the latest betting odds. In 2005-06, the first year preseason betting information is available, the ...and more »
Anything possible in F1 title race, says Hamilton
Oct 23, 2016; Austin, TX, USA; Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton (44) of Great Britain holds up the trophy for the crowd after he wins the United States Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports - RTX2Q4KX.
Will Nico Rosberg wrap up the title, plus four more talking points ahead of the Mexican Grand PrixTelegraph.co.uk
Rosberg blocks out title talk in MexicoBangkok Post
Rosberg not th
- Jayhawks Head Into Season With National Title Aspirations
Kansas lost one of the leading scorers and rebounders in school history, a slashing guard capable of scoring in bunches, a one-and-done prospect with freakish talent and a dazzling 3-point shooter. And there's a good chance they'll be even better this ...and more »
Edina girls' tennis upset by Mahtomedi, ending bid for 20th straight state title - Minneapolis Star TribuneMinneapolis Star Tribune
Edina girls' tennis upset by Mahtomedi, ending bid for 20th straight state title
Minneapolis Star Tribune
The Hornets' dynasty, begun before this season's team members were born, was the longest run of championships in state tournament history. By Jim Paulsen Star Tribune. October 26, 2016 — 8:28pm. itemprop. , Star Tribune The Edina girls' tennis team ...and more »
Sam Eggington wants European title shot on Anthony Joshua bill
Sam Eggington has set his sights on the European welterweight title and is looking to force his way onto Anthony Joshua's undercard. The 23-year-old is determined to test himself at a higher level after last Saturday's eighth-round stoppage win over ...
Drought Conditions: Which team deserves a World Series title more, Cubs or Indians? - Sports IllustratedSports Illustrated
Drought Conditions: Which team deserves a World Series title more, Cubs or Indians?
Chicago has not won the championship since 1908, while Cleveland's last one came in 1948. These 17 categories offer a definitive answer as to which team should finally see its long losing streak come to an end. Share. Jack Dickey. Wednesday October ...
Indians move one win closer to title as Kluber has historic nightNew York Daily News
Title-starved Cubs, Indians make f
- Forget The Fancy Job Title -- I Just Want The Money
Dear Liz,. I am negotiating a job offer with a good company in my city. I was starting to get antsy at my last job when the recruiter called me in September and told me about this opportunity. I was in a full-time job but I was over it and ready for ...
- Bill Clinton Hints at Possible Title 'First Volunteer' if Hillary Wins the White House
There has been much speculation about what title former President Bill Clinton would take if his wife, Hillary Clinton, wins the White House. First Gentleman may be the odds on favorite. But today at a campaign stop in North Carolina, Clinton said he ...and more »
- New York Times
John John Florence Clinches His First World Surfing Title
New York Times
John John Florence clinched his first World Surf League title on Tuesday at the MEO Rip Curl Pro Portugal in Peniche. Credit Damien Poullenot/World Surf League. The surfing world knew John John Florence was the best. On Tuesday, he made it official.
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- Daily Star
Cruz, Garbrandt co-main event UFC 207 for bantamweight title
ESPN's Max Bretos and Jonathan Coachman share their take on George St-Pierre's contract stalemate with the UFC. Related Video. Now Showing. UFC unwilling to give GSP top dollar to return. Up Next. Ortiz may quit after Sonnen fight in January. Cormier ...
Dominick Cruz to defend BW title against Cody Grabrandt at UFC 207Daily Starall 6 news articles »
This Week in Women In Sports: LA Sparks Win A WNBA Title, WSF Names Sportswomen Of The Year - ForbesForbes
This Week in Women In Sports: LA Sparks Win A WNBA Title, WSF Names Sportswomen Of The Year
Los Angeles Sparks, Magic Johnson clinch the 2016 WNBA title. In front of a sold-out crowd of 19,423 fans, the Los Angeles Sparks won the 2016 WNBA Championship by defeating the Minnesota Lynx (77-76). Led by regular season MVP, Nneka Ogwumike, ...and more »
- Quad City Times
Freshman class makes Duke a title favorite once again
Quad City Times
FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2016, file photo, Duke's Grayson Allen (3) drives to the basket as Virginia's Devon Hall (0) defends during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C. The parallels between this Duke team and the group ...and more »
Wladimir Klitschko calf injury ends any chance of WBA title fight this year
Former world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko said on Monday night that he had suffered a calf injury in training for his upcoming World Boxing Association title fight on December 10 against an opponent yet to be confirmed, although it was ...
Injury forces Klitschko out of Joshua title fightRT
Anthony Joshua's world heavyweight title fight with Wladimir Klitschko delayed after Ukr
- Newstalk ZB
Dean Lonergan: Parker's NZ title fight slipping away
Duco is vowing to fight to keep Joseph Parker's heavyweight title bout in New Zealand. Parker is due to take on Andy Ruiz in December but it's looking increasingly likely the fight will be moved to the United States. Promoter Dean Lonergan is blaming ...
Joseph Parker's WBO title fight being switched from New Zealand to United States now looks '70-80%'Stuff.co.nz
'70 to 80 per cent chance' Parker's world title fight wo
- MMA Fighting
World Series of Fighting adds fourth title fight to New York City debut card
A fight card with three title bouts is an infrequent thing. Four championship fights? Almost unheard of. World Series of Fighting, however, will make the four-title-fight card a reality when it debuts in New York City on Dec. 31. The company announced ...and more »
- Warriors favored to win division, conference and title
Columbia Daily Tribune
Kevin Durant has taken immense heat by mimicking LeBron James' departure from one franchise to another to grab an NBA title. By leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder after winning an MVP and four NBA scoring titles, Durant has made the Golden State ...and more »
HOOP DREAMS: How The Cleveland Cavaliers Will Win The 2017 NBA Title
Welcome to Hoop Dreams, a season preview unlike any other you'll read before the 2016-17 season tips off. The premise is simple. We'll be providing 30 of these fictional forays because it simply stinks that only one team can win the title each year ...and more »
Sevilla to compete for La Liga title? Guillem Balague, Graham Hunter discuss
Can Sevilla maintain their good start to the season and challenge for the La Liga title? Guillem Balague and Graham Hunter discuss. Can Sevilla maintain their good start to the season and challenge for the title? Guillem Balague and Graham Hunter ...and more »
- BBC Sport
Glasgow City: Each women's SPL title more special - Leanne Ross
Glasgow City captain Leanne Ross says she will "cherish forever" the "amazing feeling" of winning 10 successive Scottish Women's Premier League titles. The 35-year-old joined the club in 2007 and is the only player to have been involved in all 10 title ...
- BBC Sport
Arsenal Premier League title chances best for several years, says Arsene Wenger
Arsene Wenger says Arsenal have "a good chance" of winning the Premier League this season for the first time since they went unbeaten in 2004. Speaking at the club's annual general meeting Wenger, 67, said that the title will be won with between 82 and ...
Premier League title and the seven contenders: Can it be Arsenal or Liverpool's year? Or will Manchester City be ...Daily Mail
'Arrow,' 'Flash' and 'Legends' Crossover Gets Invasive Title
The first major crossover between Arrow and The Flash didn't bother with too much story in common, while the second largely served to set up Legends of Tomorrow, so what happens when all three get together for one story? Matching titles! See for ...
Massive Flash, Supergirl, Arrow, Legends Crossover Gets Title, Plus a Killer Lineup PhotoThe Mary Sueall 15 news articles »
- The Indian Express
PV Sindhu eyes maiden Super Series title at the French Open
The Indian Express
PV Sindhu will open her French Open campaign against Hong Kong's Yip Pui Yin at Stade Pierre de Coubertin. By: PTI Paris Updated: Oct 24, 2016, 17:45. sports. Yogeshwar Dutt's 2012 London bronze won't be upgraded to silver · Most promising player Dip ...and more »
UC picked to win AAC basketball title - Cincinnati Enquirer
The Cincinnati Bearcats were picked to win the 2016-17 American Athletic Conference men's basketball championship on league Media Day Monday.and more »
Premier League: Win against Manchester United proves title credentials, says Chelsea winger Pedro - FirstpostFirstpost
Premier League: Win against Manchester United proves title credentials, says Chelsea winger Pedro
Premier League: Win against Manchester United proves title credentials, says Chelsea winger Pedro - Firstpost ...
Chelsea can win the Premier League title, claims Spanish forward PedroDaily Mail
Why it is too early to write off Man Utd's title hopes - Phil NevilleBBC Sport
Chelsea star makes title declaration after Manchester United thrashingExpress.co.uk
Nico Rosberg can win F1 drivers' world championship title in Mexico
Despite being beaten by Lewis Hamilton in America, Nico Rosberg could clinch his first Drivers' Championship this weekend in Mexico. While Hamilton's victory on Sunday trimmed Rosberg's lead in the title race from 33 to 26 points, the German still ...
Lewis Hamilton keeps title hopes alive with US Grand Prix victory... but what does Brit have to do to beat rival ...Daily Mail
Lewis Hamilton renews hope but N
Juan Martin del Potro ends title drought; Richard Gasquet, Pablo Carreno Busta lift trophies - FirstpostFirstpost
Juan Martin del Potro ends title drought; Richard Gasquet, Pablo Carreno Busta lift trophies
Juan Martin del Potro ends title drought; Richard Gasquet, Pablo Carreno Busta lift trophies - Firstpost ...
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Juan Martin Del Potro: Argentine crowns comeback year with title
London (CNN) A year ago, Juan Martin Del Potro was ranked outside the top 500 of men's tennis and wondering if he would ever play again as he struggled with injury. Follow @cnnsport. Yesterday, the Argentine beat American No. 1 Jack Sock, 7-5, 6-1 at ...
Juan Martin del Potro wins Stockholm Open for first ATP title since 2014BBC Sport
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Juan Martin del Potro breaks
Guangzhou Evergrande winning the title is becoming as inevitable as night following day, but who can challenge their ... - South China Morning PostSouth China Morning Post
Guangzhou Evergrande winning the title is becoming as inevitable as night following day, but who can challenge their ...
South China Morning Post
Guangzhou Evergrande winning the title as inevitable as night following day, but who can challenge their dominance? Evergrande are celebrating a sixth consecutive Super League championship while the also-rans lick their wounds and plan for next season.and more »
- BBC Sport
James Hunt's famous F1 title win in the wet at Fuji - 40 years on
One of the most celebrated Formula 1 title battles came to a dramatic conclusion 40 years ago this week, as James Hunt survived a treacherous race in the rain at Fuji to beat Niki Lauda at the end of a season-long battle. The Japanese Grand Prix of 24 ...
Why Liverpool are genuine title contenders
Liverpool's talent drain was becoming an annual event. From Xabi Alonso to Javier Mascherano, Fernando Torres, Jamie Carragher, Luis Suárez and Steven Gerrard through to Raheem Sterling, there were more farewell parties than a series of Strictly Come ...
West Brom star Darren Fletcher: This is what I really think of Liverpool's title chancesExpress.co.uk
How Liverpool's Fantastic Four are fuelling talk of a t
- New York Post
Title-starved Cubs, Indians make for epic World Series clash
New York Post
The two franchises have endured 174 combined seasons without winning the World Series, only enhancing the reward that awaits the Cubs or Indians. When the World Series begins Tuesday night in Cleveland, the overriding theme will be teams desperate ...
Cavs won NBA title, so it's only fair for Cubs to win SeriesChicago Sun-Times
Cubs, Indians both seek to end World Series title droughtsWashington Timesa
- ABC News
Bryant, Baez and Other Young Cubs Critical in Title Chase
Chicago Cubs' Jon Lester, left, and Javier Baez celebrate after Game 6 of the National League baseball championship series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, in Chicago. The Cubs won 5-0 to win the series and advance to the ...and more »
- New York Times
Cavaliers' Reward for the Title Is to Share a Prized Trophy
New York Times
The Larry O'Brien Trophy on a blimp flight. When Goodyear invited Cavaliers General Manager David Griffin on the trip, there was a condition. “The trophy had to come, too,” Griffin said. Credit Goodyear. CLEVELAND — LeBron James invited Larry out for ...
Vikings will get extra 7th-rounder if they reach NFC title game
The Minnesota Vikings will receive an additional draft pick -- in the seventh round -- from the Philadelphia Eagles if they advance to the NFC Championship Game as one more condition attached to the summer trade of quarterback Sam Bradford, according ...and more »