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by | April 19, 2017 | 06:59

Neuer proved Bayern's last line of defence twice in as many minutes when he first kicked away Benzema's close-range effort and then got a strong hand to beat off Ronaldo's point-blank effort. In a game Atletico dominated, Koke hit the bar in the first four minutes as Leicester struggled to keep themselves in the contest. "I am happy with the win, we reacted well to make a comeback", Ronaldo said on the Madrid website.

by | April 19, 2017 | 06:56

The Bundesliga outfit took to the field less than 24 hours after the original tie was postponed when three explosions went off near their team bus as they made their way to Signal Iduna Park, leaving defender Marc Bartra needing surgery on an arm injury.

by | April 19, 2017 | 06:55

Game 5 is Thursday night in Montreal before the series returns to Madison Square Garden on Saturday. In that the Canadiens forced the Rangers into playing a style of hockey that they are not built for. "There can be four more games". Just like Game 2, Canadiens coach Claude Julien pulled Price for an extra skater with plenty of time left in regulation, this time with 2:27 left.

by | April 19, 2017 | 06:55

Go back to 2015 when Spieth dominated the Masters. And while numerous choices that Tour players mentioned don't come as much of a surprise, there are some intriguing names that players would dream to play with. "I think it's really most people's favorite golf event for the season". "What's tough is that you just don't have much depth to land it". Since that collapse in Georgia almost one year ago, Spieth has scored victories in the Dean & DeLuca Invitational and AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am ...

by | April 19, 2017 | 05:48

The Chicago Cubs did two things they had never done at Wrigley Field prior to their home opener against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday night. Anthony Rizzo singled with one out and took second on defensive indifference, but Kenley Jansen retired Ben Zobrist on a foul popup and Addison Russell on a fly to left to end it, disappointing another sellout of 40,844.

by | April 19, 2017 | 05:47

Jones and Cormier were scheduled to fight for the title at UFC 200 in July 2016 until he was removed from the card after failing a drug test. UFC president Dana White would like to book Jon Jones' return bout opposite Daniel Cormier at UFC 214 , but there are complications.

by | April 19, 2017 | 02:10

Uefa has come out to deny criticism regarding their decision to re-fix the match for the evening after the incident took place, with Dortmund player Sokratis Papastathopoulos suggesting that his side were treated like 'animals.' The investigations have so far shown no evidence that the accused participated in the attack.

by | April 19, 2017 | 01:56

Old Trafford erupted in the seventh minute when Ander Herrera won the ball in midfield, possibly by using his hand, and delivered an inch-perfect pass into the path of Marcus Rashford, who outpaced Luiz and fired low into the far corner of the net.

by | April 19, 2017 | 01:53

Skilled players such as Artemi Panarin and Patrick Kane were looking to crack heads instead of score goals, and Ryan Hartman went off in the last minutes for an ugly butt-ending of Craig Smith's head. Every time he got the puck it seemed like he had little to no space to skate with it. Kane was able to tally on a powerplay but he also has been absorbed by the Nashville defense.

by | April 19, 2017 | 01:51

Madrid captain Sergio Ramos had the ball in the Bayern net with time running out, but the goal was ruled offside but the Spaniards have the upper hand for the second leg at home next Tuesday. Real Madrid and Bayern Munich will meet in the second leg on April 18 at Santiago Bernabeu. I trained hard in order to be okay for this month and a half of competition.

by | April 19, 2017 | 01:49

So far has been okay for me but I still have to show I can give more, ' said Herrera. "I don't think a lot of people expected it but we did". Matteo Darmian has backed Manchester United team-mate Marcus Rashford to become one of the world's top forwards after seeing him score in Sunday's 2-0 win at home to Premier League leaders Chelsea.

by | April 19, 2017 | 01:49

Kuznetsov made it 3-1 and it looked gloomy for the Leafs with a full 5-3 to kill after Matt Martin and the fourth liners got into a scrum with their Capital counterparts. After playing from behind or tied for the vast majority of the first two games, Washington was happy just to have the lead after the first period Monday.

by | April 19, 2017 | 01:42

The last National Basketball Association player to do that in a regular season game was Kevin Durant on December 1, 2013 (32/10/12/4/4). Following Indiana's 117-111 loss Monday night and facing a 0-2 deficit, George fired shots at Lance Stephenson and Myles Turner.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:51

Toronto will play its first playoff game on home-ice since May 2013. Tonight, the Maple Leafs win their first home playoff game this year. Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson (74) celebrates his goal against the Toronto Maple Leafs with right wing Justin Williams (14) and left wing Andre Burakovsky (65) during the second period in Game 2 of an NHL Stanley C.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:49

This was pretty strong visual evidence of Wall doing everything possible to try and lead the Wizards to a win. However, they failed to contain the monstrous Morris, Beal, and Wall. It's just such a nice, solid number, one that unofficially signifies a Good Team. Brooks is especially proud of one stat that best explains the Wizards: During the regular season, they ranked second in the National Basketball Association in scoring after forcing a missed shot, averaging 1.166 points per possession.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:47

The Bulls clinched the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference despite being tied with the Miami Heat at 41-41. If either the Pacers or Bulls lose their games as well as a Heat win against the Wizards , the Heat will enter the playoff fray as a number eight seed.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:46

The Frenchman takes his players to the Riverside to face struggling Middlesbrough a week on from their capitulation against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park. Middlesbrough are in a lot of trouble, but a win against Arsenal could change their stars. Think you can do better than Lawro? And finally, what is your prediction for Monday's match please? Going into this weekend Middlesbrough sit six points below the relegation zone, and are in real danger of going down.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:44

Defensive Tackle Breiden Fehoko announced Monday that he will transfer to Louisiana State University. "I want to thank every single coach that has reached out and provided me...opportunity as well as developed a relationship with me through this process", he wrote in a message on Twitter .

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:36

Arsene Wenger started the match with three at the back, giving Rob Holding a rare start. The more defensive approach did not completely eradicate moments of confusion. Chamberlain was always available, keen to run at Boro and unlucky not to score twice in injury time when he moved into an attacking role. His head drooped at the final whistle, perhaps thinking of the missed chances to add his name to the scoresheet, but he should have done enough to earn a starting spot at Wembley.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:29

He's also among the few Leafs to play in the post-season previously, including last year when he posted a.947 save percentage in five starts for Anaheim. By the time the game was over, it had dropped to 96.7 per cent. Easy is for other teams and fan bases. But by second intermission, the game was tied.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:27

It's not fair on my fans because I don't want to play with disciplinary hearings all the time. Another said: "I was sat on the row behind him and he shouted out very loudly "f***ing hell". "It's important that I keep focused, keep professional, keep myself out of trouble and just try to come and do a job", O'Sullivan said. "Drop me out, I don't need you, you probably don't need me".

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:27

Madrid has gone a Spanish-record 53 straight games scoring at least once. The former Malaga man got himself on the scoresheet twice, gabbing the first and last goals of Real's afternoon, with his opener being something of a joy to watch as he slalomed through the Gijon defence easily before tucking away an unstoppable shot from inside the box.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:26

The Red Devils claimed a straightforward 3-0 win at struggling Sunderland to climb back to fifth in the table, four points behind fourth-placed Manchester City with a game in hand. Because of course I can't move the same as five or 10 years ago, but the older, the more experienced, the more intelligent [you get], you don't waste so much energy on things you don't really need.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:26

The reigning, defending, undisputed UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson made headlines heading to his latest title defense against Wilson Reis last week. If we're handing out belts every single defense here, that's a lot of money. And to be honest with you, we don't even have eight more belts. I just want to show the process I went through to get these belts.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:21

As you can see below, the helmet decal includes Rooney's full name in addition to the Steelers logo along with his birth and death years. He died Thursday at age 84 . 28, 2014 in Pittsburgh . From a personal standpoint, I was honored to call him a friend and always appreciated his unwavering support of the Penguins.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:18

While admitting he was "nervous" he might have conceded a penalty, he didn't think he was at fault for the goal in any way. "I have not seen a single player this season give David Luiz and the entire Chelsea defence such a run-around". When they had the ball, we were compact and when they tried to play counter-attack, we were always in control of these two link positions". "It won't be easy because I think Tottenham now is the best team and they are in good form and they have a lot of ...

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:18

The 121st edition of the Boston Marathon left Hopkinton on Monday morning for the 26.2-mile trek to Copley Square, with more than 30,000 runners expected to line up under partly cloudy skies and temperatures in the mid-60s - a little warmer than the competitors would like.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:16

Valdes knows the defence must deliver another resolute performance if they are to defeat sixth-placed Arsenal, who have lost their last four league games on the road. However, Middlesbrough are also desperate for the points to stave off relegation this season and in fact Boro have conceded less goals than Arsenal this season.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:14

We are ruthless at the moment. But a glance at the fixtures list should ease, if not totally dispel, any nerves afflicting the Stamford Bridge faithful. That's what journalists have just learned from the football player. " I think everyone did what they had to do ", Mourinho told Sky Sports . Herrera looked to have handled the ball in the build-up to that goal but he wasn't penalized.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:13

Against Crystal Palace we didn´t deserve to lose. "Maybe we didn't "rest" players ahead of Thursday (when United play Anderlecht in the Europa League), we just chose the team we thought was the best team", Mourinho told Sky Sports at Old Trafford .

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:12

The win was wrapped up in the space of 20 minutes, and even the luckless Vincent Janssen got a little luck, scoring his first Premier League goal from open play. Spurs are flying high in second and are now Chelsea's closest rivals for the title as we enter the final stages of the season. Meanwhile, Ross Barkley inspired Everton to an eighth successive Premier League home success by beating Burnley 3-1.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:11

He gave lackluster displays in the 2014 and 2016 Champions League finals against Atletico Madrid even though he scored a penalty in the 2014 final in extra-time and struck the decisive spot-kick in the shoot-out in the San Siro two years later.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:08

ICC, it is directed that Amitabh Chaudhary shall represent the BCCI before ICC and Rahul Johri shall accompany him and also attend the meeting of the chief executive officers", the bench said. The apex court had said that a person, who is not eligible to become an office-bearer in the BCCI and state cricket associations, can not represent the board in ICC meetings.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:05

Speaking to Match of the Day, he said: " Chelsea are the best counter attacking team in the country and we controlled them very well". Zouma's tackle on the burrowing Young sent the ball rolling into Herrera's path and his drilled effort flicked off Zouma to fly past the grounded Begovic.

by | April 18, 2017 | 06:01

She returned to the Boston Marathon in 1975 to place second among women. In the Wheelchair division, it was a Switzerland who took both titles. But Switzer was the first woman to run the race with an official number. Her bib number will be retired after the race. "I said to my coach immediately after the incident, 'I have to finish this race now because if I drop out of this race, nobody's going to believe that women are serious.'" And so she persevered and finished.