Friday, April 29, 2016
Professional Sports
Sevilla's Krohn-Dehli to undergo operation on broken knee

Sevilla says midfielder Michael Krohn-Dehli will undergo surgery after breaking his left knee.

The Denmark midfielder suffered the gruesome injury on Thursday during the 2-2 draw at Shakhtar Donetsk in the Europa League semifinals.

Pochettino plans to extend Tottenham stay with new contract

Mauricio Pochettino plans to extend his Tottenham contract until 2021.

The Argentine, who arrived at Tottenham on a five-year contract in 2014, announced on Friday he has verbally agreed to a new five-year deal.

Safarova, Stosur to play Prague Open final

Second-seeded Lucie Safarova and fourth-seeded Sam Stosur advanced to the Prague Open final on Friday.

In an all-Czech semifinal of two former top-10 players, Safarova defeated defending champion Karolina Pliskova 6-4, 7-6 (4).

Aguilar leads China Open 2nd round when play suspended

Felipe Aguilar of Chile shot a 7-under 65 in the second round of the China Open to take a one-stroke lead before play was suspended because of a thunderstorm on Friday.

Aguilar, seeking his first European Tour win in two years, fired seven birdies to be 11 under overall, one stroke ahead of Alex Noren of Sweden and Bernd Wiesberger of Austria.

Ronaldo and Benzema to miss match hoping to be fit for City

Real Madrid strikers Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema will miss Saturday's league match as they try to recover from injuries in time to face Manchester City in the return leg of their Champions League semifinal.

Coach Zinedine Zidane said that neither of his top two scorers was fit for the trip to Real Sociedad, where Madrid needs a win to stay in the Spanish league title race. Madrid trails leader Barcelona and second-place Atletico Madrid by one point with three matches to go.

Carson Wentz mania reigns supreme in North Dakota

Philadelphia Eagles merchandise is about to become a hot item in North Dakota.

Bismarck native and former North Dakota State University standout quarterback Carson Wentz was drafted No. 2 by the Eagles in the first round of the NFL draft Thursday night.

Serena Williams to miss Madrid Open because of illness

Serena Williams will miss the Madrid Open because of illness.

The tournament says Williams won't be able to play at the tournament that starts this weekend because of a fever that has left her feeling "less than 100 percent."

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