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by | June 03, 2017 | 03:34

We took a big risk on Dele Alli and now he is a massive player, one of the most important in England. Pochettino stressed the importance of his key players having plenty of rest over the summer. The England worldwide netted four times in Thursday's 6-1 rout to take his tally for the season to 26 and move two clear of Romelu Lukaku in the goalscoring charts.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:23

Messi then added one more in the historic comeback against PSG, before his campaign was cut short by Barcelona's exit from the competition at the hands of finalist Juventus . Dybala joined Juan Cuadrado and Mario Mandzukic in a trio sitting just behind Gonzalo Higuain, while Miralem Pjanic has been behind them alongside Sami Khedira.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:25

When I look at my squad, what's good is that they're all ready and willing to play. This year is different. "This year is different". This year you can enjoy the UEFA Champions League final in glorious virtual reality on your smartphone, courtesy of BT, for a fully immersive experience.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:18

After an indifferent build-up to Roland Garros , Murray can look forward to a second round encounter with Slovakia's Martin Klizan with improved confidence. Magda Linette will play in the third round of a Grand Slam tournament for the first time after beating 29th-seeded Ana Konjuh 6-0, 7-5 at the French Open .

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:12

As a team, the Cavs shot just 35 percent from the field and 11 of 31 from the three-point line, but they never allowed themselves into the game as they could never really find their footing in the game as their 20 turnovers led to 21 points for the Warriors who thrived on the fast break.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:12

He was 3 for 6 on 3-pointers. For 48 minutes, it was someone who lost on the league's grandest stage who mounted the best game-and a flawless one at it. Of course, defense has never been the Cavs' forte. I know, I'm criticizing a guy who had 25 points, 15 rebounds and 8 assists . "We got to figure out how to combat that , which is going to be a tough challenge for us", he said.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:10

Ananya described her win as a dream come true. Several contestants aged 6 to 15 years emerged from early spelling bees, involving more than 11 million youths from all the 50 US States, US territories from Puerto Rico to Guam, and several countries, from Jamaica to Japan.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:07

Nadal, 31 on Saturday, has now won 98 of 100 best-of-five clay-court matches . "There is more difference between one and two than between nine and 10", Nadal, 57, said in an interview with a small group of reporters in the hospitality lounge of one of the French Open's sponsors, Lavazza coffee, at Roland Garros on Tuesday.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:04

There's no way Tristan Thompson will have another, anemic stat sheet (three shots, zero points, four rebounds). Durant may have been the leader but he had plenty of help too. Mike Brown expects to coach the Golden State Warriors as planned in Game 1 of the NBA Finals . Thompson, though, was strong on the other end as were all the Warriors on the night.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:09

Rodriguez just didn't have it from the outset, allowing a two-run homer in the first inning, a solo shot in the fourth and two dingers in the sixth before exiting. Rodriguez won his third straight outing in impressive fashion, scattering five hits over six innings in a 3-0 victory over Seattle. Rodriguez had knee issues a year ago and slipped on a mound in winter ball, too.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:07

Whether we can achieve that or [José] Mourinho thinks the same - people always have different opinions on individual players". In addition, Sanchez and Ozil are thought to have increased their wage demands in the absence of Champions League football.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:02

Unfortunately for the wide receiver, the school upheld the decision Wednesday. This loss won't show up on Bill Snyder's coaching record, but it's worse than the 105 games in which Kansas State wasn't victorious under his watch. I think they trust that. "He's a young man who's been in trouble twice, tested positive twice", the 77-year-old coach said. Sutton is furious about Snyder's handling of the situation, according to Kellis Robinett of The Wichita Eagle .

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:56

It would also be their third FA Cup win in four seasons. Laurent Koscielny was sent off for a reckless tackle on Enner Valencia - a rush of blood that will rule him out of the FA Cup final against Chelsea - but Everton were not in the mood to try and capitalise.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:57

But the Cavs have been here before. James has been on the losing end of Game 1 of the Finals seven times in eight tries. "No matter how many days that you have to prepare, you can't simulate what they have". " That's when they become very unsafe because those guys, they sprint down the lane, they sprint to the 3-point line, they put a lot of pressure on your defense", James said.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:56

So that was what they chatted about in the locker room. Just three minutes later Scott Wilson scored when he tipped a puck that then bounced off of the Predators' Vernon Fiddler and past Rinne. "You have to put it behind you", Rinne said. He spoke about the "limited chances" that Pittsburgh converted, and about "feeling positive" as the series shifts to Nashville, and about the "once-in-a-lifetime" opportunity facing him, who like most of the Predators had never before appeared on this ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:54

He roared back in the fourth, though, despite dropping serve in the controversial game which was delayed as he demanded of Ramos: "What did I say?" I don't want anything out of this, I want to help him. Paris: Nikoloz Basilashvili had a plan when he turned up to play Rafa Nadal on Friday but, like Mike Tyson said, everybody has a plan until they're punched in the face.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:54

As del Potro stepped over the net and walked toward him, Almagro collapsed on the clay court, his sobs clearly audible over the crowd's cheers of encouragement and appreciation. The Argentinian benefited from the emotional retirement of Nicolas Almagro during their second-round match when Del Potro himself was struggling with a groin injury.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:53

His breaking ball was so good. Bauer's last nine outs came on swinging third strikes, and he faced just one batter over the minimum from the fifth through the seventh innings before handing the game over to the bullpen. Seager hit a two-run homer in the second and doubled home two runs in the third. DODGERS 9, CARDINALS 4: Chase Utley, Logan Forsythe and Chris Taylor combined to reach base 11 times and totaled six runs, helping visiting streaking Los Angeles win its sixth straight.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:50

But smart math doesn't always send the right message. That didn't happen all too often when he shared the same court with Westbrook, and that my-turn-your-turn style didn't work Thursday night for the Cavaliers . It didn't even feel that close . The Warriors' defense deserves a bulk of the credit for forcing Cleveland into 20 turnovers. The Warriors and Kerr did not rule out a return for Game 1 earlier in the week, holding back on an announcement on who would be coaching until ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:50

Carroll said it was an opportunity to get to know Kaepernick, while knowing what's available to the Seahawks . "We're in great shape right now and everything's going in great fashion". Carroll wouldn't divulge into whether or not Kaepernick's contract demands were a factor, but he added that the veteran quarterback is "capable of being a championship guy" and has "shown enough ups that you know he can do that".

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:47

He returned to hit a match-winning hundred as England clinched a one-day global series victory over South Africa at Southampton on Saturday. "But you also have to be a bit flexible and better than we were at Lord's". Woakes, who had missed two ODIs in the recent series against South Africa due to a thigh injury, left the field after bowling just two overs with the new ball, covering his face with his jumper as he walked off in disappointment.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:37

Latest news from the Champions Trophy Group A clash between Australia and New Zealand . "We are focusing on this tournament ", Smith said on Wednesday. New Zealand's Adam Milne celebrates the dismissal of Australia's Moises Henriques as the rain falls at Edgbaston. Asked if winning the Champions Trophy would bolster the players' cause, Smith said: "I think, if we win, nearly certainly it would be really good for the playing group".

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:40

Pittsburgh may be the better team on paper, but the Senators have held the Penguins to only one goal four times through the first six games in this series and could pull off another big upset if they are able to do it one more time. "You know, I think they know what to expect, and now it's a matter of going out and earning it and controlling what they can and doing your very best to get the result that we're looking for".

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:35

Although Muguruza's first-strike tennis proved too much for the 36-year-old Italian as she beat her 6-2, 6-4, the Spaniard was full of admiration afterwards. Top-seeded Andy Murray is safely through to the second round of the French Open after beating Andrey Kuznetsov of Russian Federation 6-4, 4-6, 6-2, 6-0.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:33

If they won this Champions League, they would be in the best position of history. "I am not 100 percent", Bale said during Real's media day on Tuesday. Economy secretary Ken Skates said: "The UEFA Champions League Final is a fantastic opportunity for people across the world to see what Wales can deliver, whilst providing hundreds of thousands the opportunity to sample our excellent tourism, produce and business offering".

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:25

In the all-rounder's absence England successfully chased down their 306-run target with 16 balls to spare to kick off with a victory - Joe Root's unbeaten 133 pivotal in their success. It took the part-time leg-spin of Sabbir Rahman (13) to eventually break the 159-run stand, Hales caught in the deep as he looked to bring up his hundred with a six, having taken 10 from the two previous deliveries.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:22

Oakley had been heckling Knicks owner James Dolan , who was sitting nearby, during the Knicks' Feb. 8 game against the Los Angeles Clippers , sources said at the time. Trial was set for August 4 by judge Joanne Watters. Dolan initially banned Oakley from Madison Square Garden after the incident but lifted the ban days later.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:19

He wants a keeper who is good with the ball at his feet and can play out from the back which is a major reason for why he made a decision to loan out Joe Hart to Torino this season and bring in Claudio Bravo from Barcelona . The shot-stopper was pictured at Manchester ahead of potential move to City. The Brazilian is known for his excellent distribution-particularly from goal-kicks, though his technique with the ball at his feet is also befitting of a Pep Guardiola transfer ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:18

It's obvious that anything could happen". "I am not a person who thinks about himself". We've adopted a new system of play in the last three or four months so, depending on whether you're trying to win in 90 minutes, you might have a certain system of play but you'll also need replacements.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:14

The Warriors committed only one turnover in the half but failed to take full advantage of Cleveland's shortcomings, missing 35 shots (only eight fewer than the Cavaliers attempted), including 10 of their 13 3-point tries. Now, all the focus of this Finals is on LeBron and KD. The turnovers were an issue all night, with James committing eight of them. He finished with a game-high 38 - finally busting out his 3-point shot late to cap the huge night.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:15

The former National Basketball Association star-turned TNT analyst posted on his verified Twitter account a disparaging photo of McGee with the words, "America meet Javale "BUM" McGee". He has arguably his best team ever in Cleveland, one which carries more depth than last year's championship victor. Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) shoots against Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love during the first half of Game 1 of basketball's NBA Finals in Oakland, Calif ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:13

In the video above, watch a recap of the Golden State Warriors Game 1 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers . With the Oakland Raiders just across the bay from where the Golden State Warriors play their home games, it's only natural that numerous team's players have shown up in support of their fellow Bay Area team.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:15

And that's what happened - in tennis terms - to the Georgian in the French Open third round. "Yeah, the numbers that I have on clay are important and I am very happy for all the things that happen to me in my whole my career". The 6-0 6-1 6-0 scoreline amply illustrates how that went. "There has to be some collective responsibility, that is what I'm saying. the only way to beat these guys is to bring their level down", Wilander said.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:09

A massive defeat on Thursday night Game 5 would also leave the Celtics with the daunting principles of having to win the rest of the games to take the Eastern Conference Finals championship title - a almost impossible task against the Cleveland Cavaliers that since the four-time MVP LeBron James returned home to OH in 2014-15 season has a 33-4 playoff record against the Eastern Conference nemesis.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:08

He scored the only goal yesterday during his side's FA cup final loss to London rivals, Arsenal . "Now, for me, it's very important to take two or three days to rest and also to be a bit relaxed after this season". "We reached a fantastic target, an incredible target, with players that performed at 120 percent, every single one of them", Conte added. Victor Moses was sent off after 68 minutes, receiving his second booking for simulation in the penalty area, but Diego Costa ...