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by | May 16, 2018 | 15:14

Real boss Zinedine Zidane is reportedly planning a summer clear-out with the likes of Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema expected to leave the club. Neymar's former teammate Messi, in an interview with Argentine TV channel TyC Sports , said, "It would be awful, because of everything he means to Barcelona ".

by | May 16, 2018 | 15:17

It also set a record, one that Hamilton had previously shared with seven times champion Michael Schumacher, of 41 wins from pole position. Mercedes has struggled compared to Ferrari at times this season, with Sebastian Vettel winning the opening two races and taking three consecutive pole positions as the Scuderia had a more consistent vehicle.

by | May 14, 2018 | 06:03

The teams split a doubleheader Saturday that started at 4:10 p.m. Goodrum, Iglesias and Dixon Machado — Detroits 7-8-9 hitters — went 6 for 10. The Mariners scored two runs in the seventh to cut the Tigers lead to 4-3 and loaded the bases with two outs in the top of the ninth, but Tigers closer Shane Greene induced a groundout to first base to end the game.

by | May 14, 2018 | 06:05

He was attended to by a trainer and left the game, replaced in the lineup by Andrew Romine . Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano (22) talks to designated hitter Nelson Cruz (23) with a cast on his hand in the dugout during the fifth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park.

by | May 14, 2018 | 06:06

All season we didn't surrender, we never gave up and tried until the end. As well as winning the most points by an English top-flight side in a single campaign, City's 32nd win broke Tottenham's 57-year-old record for victories in a single top-flight season, BBC reports.

by | May 14, 2018 | 06:05

We had to do much better after our third goal. Kelechi Iheanacho's stunner put Leicester two clear just after halftime but it provoked a furious Spurs response in which Erik Lamela struck twice either side of an own goal by Christian Fuchs who deflected Lamela's shot in off his knee.

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:17

If the Celtics had Kyrie Irving and Gordon Heyward, this series would be over by now. The Celtics brought it home in their house. Rozier was fouled with 9.8 on the clock and, with his new best friend Drew Bledsoe watching from the opposite baseline, hit twice.

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:13

Shehu said the President earlier had technical stop-over for aircraft maintenance in London on his way back from Washington after meeting President Donald Trump. But an opposition party claimed the president was suffering from prostate cancer. Nigerians on social media have also joined in the call for Buhari to make his health records public.

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:13

James has won six straight playoff games in Boston. So now it gets real. "He's made for this", Stevens said. Last season, the Cavaliers had a week off before facing the tired Raptors. The Warriors won the 2017 NBA Championship with a 16-1 sprint through the postseason. In a physical playoff atmosphere, it's customary for officials to "let them play", but a closer look at this play shows it's fairly obvious that Baynes' contact with Embiid's forearm impacted the shot attempt.

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:07

Rafael Nadal suffered a shock 7-5 6-3 defeat by Austrian Dominic Thiem in the Madrid Open quarter-finals on Friday, a result that means the Spaniard will lose the world number one ranking. "I think from Shanghai (last year) till Monte-Carlo, I hadn't finished a single tournament". Next up for Thiem is Kevin Anderson , who is a hard-to-believe 6-0 in the head-to-head series and 13-2 in total sets.

by | May 12, 2018 | 21:33

Boyd Rankin (2-58), already a Test worldwide with England, took the historic first wicket as Ireland began on the front foot and it was the same man who removed the troublesome Asad Shafiq (62) to slow the recovering tourists. Ireland went on to bag back-to-back wickets to make it 13-2 in what was a memorable start to their inaugural Test match. It means there was no place for off-spinner Andy McBrine, nor Craig Young and James Shannon, in Ireland's XI , while Pakistan named an ...

by | May 12, 2018 | 21:31

Kings then finishing off the San Jose Sharks in six games. Once considered castoffs, this top line has carried their team all the way to the final four. People thought business tycoon Bill Foley was either joking or looking through rose-colored glasses when he told reporters in September that they would be National Hockey League champions by their sixth season.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:46

Substitute, Manolo Gabiadini scored the only goal of the game on 72 minutes in a rather tiresome game that was devoid of quality and reeked of desperation from both sides. Southampton's plans had been thrown into disarray when they were forced to change hotels the night before the game and ended up nearly 40 miles away from Swansea.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:42

The most recent, two-meter-tall (6-foot-7) fast bowler Boyd Rankin, achieved his test ambition for England in 2014 and returned to Ireland in 2016. Apart from him, Pakistan will rely on Sarfraz Ahmed , the skipper, Azhar Ali, Sami Aslam, Haris Sohail, Babar Azam and Asad Shafiq to take care of the batting department.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:43

Those feats will see Wenger ranked as Arsenal's greatest manager, but the urbane Frenchman's professorial image sometimes obscured his fierce will to win. Ahead of this Sunday's final Premier League fixture at the John Smith's Stadium tipsters from the award-winning bettingexpert are bringing All Arsenal readers completely free Huddersfield vs Arsenal bet tips and predictions.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:38

Simply, Manchester United can not sit around and be satisfied with staying in second place. However, he accepts that United can not offload all the players he believes are not up to scratch. "Unless there is a ideal squad, where if you buy one goalkeeper you don't like, you buy another one". It is not like you always lose against the big teams because you are afraid of them or you always lose against the small teams because you don't respect them.

by | May 10, 2018 | 14:36

Although Madrid were afforded plenty of the ball, they were not very effective and found themselves trailing 26 minutes in - Wissam Ben Yedder scoring his first LaLiga goal since February with aplomb. "Every time we come here something happens with him". Zidane told reporters after the match, "We played better in the second half but couldn't get it done in front of the goal".

by | May 10, 2018 | 14:29

Club captain Vincent Kompany also paid tribute to his old friend who will go down in City folklore for his victor against United in the 2011 FA Cup semi-final and Stoke in the final that ended the club's 35-year wait for a trophy. The pair, who were together previously at Barcelona, clashed over Toure's attitude and some comments from the player's outspoken agent. "You know, Yaya does not leave the club because always he'll be part of it".

by | May 10, 2018 | 14:22

The verbal jousts between the Warriors and Rockets go back to the preseason, with Green questioning Houston's commitment to defense. Houston set a franchise record with 65 victories in the regular season , went 2-1 against the Warriors in games that were hyped at the time though seem meaningless now, and has the likely MVP in James Harden .

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:16

This deal will also see 30 minute pre-show specials airing on ESPN before each UFC pay-per-view events, similar to the pre-shows that now air on Fox Sports 1. "One of our goals for ESPN+ is to bring sports fans of all genres content they love and are passionate about, and this agreement with UFC is illustrative of exactly that", Kevin Mayer, ESPN chairman of direct to consumer and global, said in the statement.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:16

His Game 2 performance, in particular, was simply stunning. One senses the Raptors have no answers. 'It was extremely hard, extremely hard, ' DeRozan said of being benched by coach Dwane Casey in the fourth. DeRozan was reduced to a spectator. Casey chose not to show his players film of Game 3 on Sunday. "He practices that one all the time". But there's been a palpable feeling that change is afoot since the Raptors fell to 0-2 in the series.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:16

We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website and bring you more relevant advertising. The Yankees and Red Sox will play a two-games series from June 29-30 at London's Olympic Stadium. We could not be happier that Commissioner Robert D. Manfred Jr. has been able to make this a reality. Major League Baseball said it wanted its two premier teams to showcase the sport in England's capital.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:16

It is not yet known which PED substance triggered the positive test from Ingram. Rapoport adds that Ingram will likely remain away from the team during conditioning and OTAs, but will return for mandatory workouts. The Week 2 trip to New Orleans comes when the host Saints will be without starting running back Mark Ingram. The 2017 NFL Rookie of the Year, he carried the ball 120 times for 728 yards and 8 touchdowns.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:03

After losing his usual spot in the Cavaliers' rotation in Game 4, Hood refused to enter the game in the fourth quarter, multiple sources told The Athletic's Jason Lloyd . Hood started Game 1 against IN, but after the Pacers beat the Cavs by 18, Lue changed his lineup. He had previously averaged about 13 minutes a game in the series against the Raptors .

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:30

But with three seconds left in the first period, the Golden Knights netted the game's first goal. In this one, his seventh, he's let 16 Vegas shots get behind him. The Lightning's latest victory has them one away from the team's third trip to the Eastern Conference final in four years, a step they can take by beating the Boston on Sunday (3 p.m.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:07

And so I'm going to listen to [Jackson], but I've got to go compete, and first and foremost, I've got to go learn my job". Cleveland recently picked up quarterback Tyrod Taylor from the Buffalo Bills this spring, which led many fans to believe that Taylor would be the Browns' franchise quarterback.

by | May 07, 2018 | 15:03

The France global started the campaign in fine fettle, appearing to have rediscovered the sparkle he boasted under Louis van Gaal. The France global is set to leave Old Trafford this summer in search of regular first-team football after being frozen out under Jose Mourinho .

by | May 07, 2018 | 01:09

Real Madrid is aiming to win it for the third time in a row in the current format when the face Liverpool who is also targeting the title for the six time. Bayern last won the Champions League in 2013 under Heynckes but they have fallen at the semi-final stage in four of the last five seasons, losing to Spanish opposition every time.

by | May 07, 2018 | 01:02

Eden Hazard was becoming more influential for Chelsea and almost added a second for the hosts after dancing past three Liverpool defenders, his near-post effort just rebuffed by Karius and with 10 minutes to go Marcus Alonso's spectacular left-foot volley whistled just past the post.

by | May 04, 2018 | 14:19

Tottenham's Harry Kane came third, while there were also votes for Sergio Aguero, Christian Eriksen, Roberto Firmino, Nick Pope, David Silva, Raheem Sterling and Jan Vertonghen. Liverpool's in-form striker Mo Salah meets his lookalike, but which is the real Salah? The award comes a week after Salah was voted as player of the year by his fellow professionals.

by | May 04, 2018 | 14:18

If you remember, Quail Hollow was the site of last year's PGA Championship - hence why this tournament was played at Eagle Point last year - but we're back at the original course , which will play much easier than last year. On a day when fans joked that Woods and playing partner Patrick Reed were "twinning" - they wore similar pink shirts and carded the same score - his round easily could have been three to four strokes better had he holed a few makeable putts.

by | May 03, 2018 | 17:31

Witten was raised in Elizabethton and went on the play football the University of Tennessee. It's been a long career filled with ups and downs, but the decision was finally made on Thursday. Witten was a regular in the captains' workouts in February and March at The Star, and until Monday, he had not missed a workout since the official offseason program began.

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:07

I've held positive talks with them. I'm busy now for a couple of days now but I will pick it up on Thursday and we'll see if we can progress it". The 37-year-old's only previous coaching experience has come at Liverpool , where he has spent almost a year managing the Under-18s side.

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:04

Tottenham couldn't ask for an easier run-in with the Lilywhites travelling to bottom-placed West Brom at the weekend before hosting Newcastle United next Wednesday and Leicester City on the final day of the season. "I feel good. I'd like to have played better in the last few games, same of the team, but I feel good, feel sharp and could have scored more". Speaking to the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast , Kane said: "The main problem with Harry Kane is, when he is not on the goal sheet, ...

by | May 02, 2018 | 01:57

In what turned out to be a last over finish, the captain cool wasn't a happy man as he looked much animated on the field and wasn't reluctant to express the same during the post-match presentation. Watson quickly made the most of his good fortune, hitting the next ball for four and then taking a particular liking to Liam Plunkett, smashing four sixes as the England's seamer's first two overs went for 35.