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Source: Fox News

NCAA men's basketball tournament teams who could cause first-round upsets

Monday 20:00 GMT

The NCAA men’s college basketball tournament selections were revealed Sunday with Duke, Virginia, North Carolina and Gonzaga receiving No. 1 seeds in their regions.

According to Bovada, Murray State is only a 4.5-point underdog against the Golden Eagles and could be one of the teams that find themselves going deeper in the tournament. Marquette, led by Markus Howard, came up short in the Big East tournament with a loss in the semifinals to Seton Hall.

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Source: The Guradian

All hail Billions – the smartest stupid show on TV

Monday 22:45 GMT

Billions, the labyrinthine drama about a shady hedge-fund investor and the shady district attorney on his tail, is by far and away the smartest dumb show on TV.

Billions season four continues on Showtime in the US on Sundays and starts on Sky Atlantic in the UK on 20 March.

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Source: DW

Decision time for Eintracht Frankfurt's Luka Jovic as Germany face Serbia

Today 04:14 GMT

Ranked joint fifth in Kicker magazine's cumulative Bundesliga season rankings – level with Eintracht teammate Sebastian Haller and behind only Jadon Sancho, Marco Reus, Thiago Alcantara and Makoto Hasebe, yet another Frankfurter – Jovic's class is no secret in Germany.

When Luka Jovic picked up the ball with just over half an hour gone against Nuremberg on Sunday, he found himself in an unfamiliar position.

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Source: BBC

Sebastian Vettel: Charles Leclerc will put me under pressure all season

Monday 16:20 GMT

Leclerc, who has replaced Kimi Raikkonen, was told to stay behind fourth-placed Vettel in the closing stages of the Australian Grand Prix.. "It will be very close.

In the race, the two men narrowly avoided a collision at the start as Leclerc tried to pass Vettel around the outside of the first corner, and Leclerc had a trip across the grass later during his first stint. But in the second stint, after making a later pit stop than Vettel, Leclerc closed a 12-second gap to the four-time world champion before asking on the radio whether the team wanted him to hold position and not try to pass his team-mate.

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Source: Reuters

Brexit crisis tipped for British asparagus as EU seasonal workers...

Today 03:20 GMT

It is a predicament shared by many British fruit and vegetable farmers, almost totally reliant on seasonal migrant workers from EU member states Romania and Bulgaria taking short-term jobs that British workers do not want.

Asparagus grown in Britain is feted by chefs as among the world’s best but the seasonal worker shortage threatens the country’s asparagus industry and the viability of Chinn’s Cobrey Farms business.

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Source: The Guradian

‘My critics need to look in the mirror’ – Bottas hits out after Australian GP win

Monday 20:00 GMT

Valtteri Bottas hit out at his detractors and claimed he has entered the new season with a fresh approach after an emphatic win at the Australian Grand Prix.

After his victory, Bottas issued a curt riposte to his critics over the radio and elaborated by saying that he felt much of it had been undeserved. They have accepted they did not extract the best from their car but believe it is fundamentally strong.

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Source: The Guradian

Lewis Hamilton claims Australian Grand Prix pole as Mercedes shine

Sunday 04:13 GMT

Red Bull suffered a setback with their new driver Pierre Gasly going out in Q1 in 17th, while Lance Stroll in the Racing Point was 16th.

The British driver, who won his fifth world championship last year put in a magnificent lap to to secure pole at Albert Park, and complete what has thus far been a dominant performance in Melbourne. His Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas was in second with Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel in third, in front of the Red Bull of Max Verstappen.

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Source: The Guradian

Queer Eye season three review – feelgood TV doesn't get any better

Saturday 08:59 GMT

After two wonderful, weepy, life-affirming seasons of Queer Eye (Netflix), there were bound to be questions about longevity.

I would gladly take an endless number of its makeovers – there’s nothing more heartwarming than a lumberjack discovering he loves himself – but inevitably, there will be a question, too, over whether it can still churn out the freshness it brought when it first put an up-to-date spin on its old guise, Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, at the start of 2018.

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Source: BBC

Swansea City 2-3 Manchester City: Sergio Aguero seals comeback in FA Cup thriller

Sunday 19:04 GMT

Sergio Aguero's late winner saw Manchester City dramatically keep their quadruple bid on track by coming from two goals down to beat Swansea and reach the FA Cup semi-finals.

Substitute Aguero beat Swansea keeper Kristoffer Nordfeldt with a diving header off Bernardo Silva's low cross at the end of a superb move in the 88th minute. Replays showed the Argentina striker was marginally offside but the video assistant review system was not in use at the Liberty Stadium, despite having been used in City's third and fourth-round ties at their Etihad Stadium home.


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