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by | June 04, 2017 | 10:08

Mid table clubs have had more than their fair share of players included this season, but in the final team, it's some of the Premier League's big boys who get a mention, with Tottenham, Chelsea , and Arsenal having players included. Conte is the third manager to win the Premier League manager of the year award in his debut season. "I'm not talking about tactical game, I'm talking about motivation, right fire in ourselves, in our soul, in our heart".

by | June 04, 2017 | 10:07

In doing so, the Portuguese became the first player to score in three Champions League finals . The Italian club's fifth successive Champions League final defeat may have ended Buffon's hopes of winning the competition. Real Madrid's Gareth bale raises the trophy at the end of the Champions League soccer final between Juventus and Real Madrid at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff , Wales, Saturday, June 3, 2017 .

by | June 04, 2017 | 10:06

The Golden State Warriors-Cleveland Cavaliers trilogy continues to deliver the best metered market ratings ever for the NBA Finals on ABC. Draymond Green loved watching Durant do his thing easily down the middle in his first Finals game for Golden State.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:59

Once the preposterous pregame show had been cleared away, Juventus began the game very positively. Juve might have been rocked but they surged again, producing a superb team move at the end of which Mandzukic scored one of the great Champions League final goals.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:50

And they are more than capable of achieving that goal given the ability they have at their disposal, combined with a hunger fuelled by coming so close to a triumph on the big stage in the shortest form in India . Kohli's credentials as a top-order batsman are known to all and he has played some memorable innings in the ODI format. We also need to remember that the 2019 ICC World Cup is in England .

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:46

Kohli, who has 27 ODI hundreds now, took 162 innings to bring up his 25th hundred. Pradeep was the pick of the bowlers with two wickets, while Suranga Lakmal and Seekkuge Prasanna chipped in with one wicket apiece. 3 - Amla took 15 innings to score five ODI centuries against Sri Lanka , which is the third-fastest by any player to score five ODI tons against any country.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:43

The Warriors beat Cleveland for the 2015 crown but squandered a 3-1 lead previous year as the Cavs made the greatest comeback in NBA Finals history. They sure look unstoppable lately. Golden State, trying to become the first unbeaten playoff champion, matched the record 13-game post-season win streak set by the Los Angeles Lakers in 1988 and 1989 and matched by the Cavaliers this year.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:43

It took Pittsburgh only 2:46 to temporarily quiet the loud crowd. "As a team, we know we have to be a whole lot better in that area". It looks like Pekka Rinne , who is 0-2, with a 4.69 GAA and.778 save percentage in the Stanley Cup Final , will be in goal.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:42

Zinedine Zidane's men took control after the interval as Brazilian midfielder Casemiro's deflected shot restored the lead for the Spanish side. Minutes later, Ronaldo put in his second goal of the game to take control of the match. "Clearly, I'll continue... our thoughts are already turning to next year but now we're going to enjoy this". "In the second, we have seen the best Madrid of the season".

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:40

Schultz has picked up two goals and six assists in 14 post-season games this year, while Hornqvist has four goals and three assists in 14 playoff games. Anderson has played in 331 games for Ottawa over the last six years. We know it's a Game 7 and there's a lot of us that haven't played in one of those at this level.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:39

It's going to be a tough game for us. There's little doubt Cleveland can play better than it did in Game 1 . James and Kyrie Irving shot 19 for 42 between them but the sloppy ball handling allowed the Warriors to take almost as many shots - 106 - as they had points, and 20 more attempts than the Cavs' 86.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:35

The England and Wales Cricket Board, which will apply for an injury replacement, confirmed on Friday morning that the key seamer will play no further part in the two-and-a-half week tournament . Tune into Star Sports 1 / Star Sports 3 for live telecast of the match in India , if you're out somewhere, no worries, we'll keep you posted on live update.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:35

Police ask him where he is coming from and he responds with "L.A". David S. Weinstein, a former federal and state prosecutor, said the key to prosecuting Woods would be establishing the presence of Vicodin. A source told TMZ she said "I knew it, I knew it", when she got the call, and began to cry. When asked to repeat those instructions, Woods replies, "Not to sing the national anthem backwards".

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:38

The danger would be to read too much into the final score of Game 1, given the history between the Warriors and Cavaliers in the final. Everything the singer did while she watched the Cleveland Cavaliers take on the Golden State Warriors was given play-by-play coverage.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:30

Also a new rule that will take effect this year is the elimination of the first round of roster cuts. Previously, NFL teams would have to cut down the roster from 90 players to 75 before the fourth preseason game, and then 75 to 53 when preseason ends.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:31

Indeed his victory in Spain earlier this month has been sandwiched by a distant fourth-place finish in Russian Federation and now seventh in Monte Carlo , too. "There's so many things we have got to look into to try to understand why one vehicle could make it work and the other couldn't. Twenty-five points is a long way away, it's hard to get just six points, but bit by bit we will try and chip away".

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:24

Victory crowned a glorious season for Madrid, who have pulled off a La Liga and European Cup double for the first time since 1958, having also won the Club World Cup and European Super Cup. Real Madrid successfully defended their Champions League crown. I have the opportunity to say that every year. Imploring his stars to believe in themselves as much as he did in them, Zidane struck the right tone and eased their fears that the trophy may slip from their grasp.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:23

Image via Wikimedia Commons. Frei's tweet came shortly after former Formula One driver Takuma Sato captured Sunday's race at the Brickyard, becoming the first Japanese victor in the race's history. "To those people, I apologize", he wrote . Sato had toiled for two weeks at Indianapolis in the shadow of temporary Andretti Autosport teammate Fernando Alonso - the two-time Formula One world champion taking time out from the Grand Prix circuit to try his luck at Indy .

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:21

The goal ended a 72:54 drought for Nashville , which had outshot the Penguins 18-9 in the first Final game ever played in Nashville. "They pressure a lot", Crosby said of the Predators . We can see they play a pretty inspired game here ... "He's taking good strides in our organization to put himself in a position to be here and play in these games".

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:20

Embroiled in a third-round battle with Diego Schwartzman , Djokovic got into a heated argument with umpire Carlos Ramos. "The toughest victories give you self-confidence, a successful feeling out there", Muguruza said. a few days prior, but Friday evening saw much darker skies. - Eighth seed Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russian Federation edged past China's Shuai Zhang 7-6 (5) 4-6 7-5 in the third round.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:20

A century later, Ringling had become the target of animal protection groups that claimed it mistreated its elephants, and the two sides soon locked in a 14-year legal battle so cutthroat that it involved secret informants paid by animal advocacy groups and a former Central Intelligence Agency official who was paid by Ringling's parent company, Feld Entertainment, to gather intel on activists.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:18

It's absolutely killing us". In this photo provided by the America's Cup Event Authority, Emirates Team New Zealand and SoftBank Team Japan compete during America's Cup qualifying on the Great Sound in Bermuda on Friday, June 2, 2017.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:19

I'm in a good moment. "My age is just a number", Ronaldo said. I feel good and want to be fit and firing because this is where things are decided. Both Juve and Madrid were playing in their record sixth UEFA Champions League finals, with the Spanish team in the European Cup decider for a 15th time overall.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:18

Petty won at least 11 races at four tracks (including 15 times at Martinsville) and Waltrip won 11 races at Martinsville and 12 at Bristol. His eighth career win in the series was his first at the 1-mile DE track. Being shut out of Victory Lane so far hasn't dampened Kenseth's spirits and he believes last week's Charlotte performance gives reason to hope there will be even better days ahead.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:13

The 2017 NBA Finals begin Thursday night, and here's how you can tune in. Don't listen to all of the so-called "experts" who tell you that the Cavs are no match for the Durant-bolstered Warriors. "It's been a series that has been anticipated since the season tipped off in October", said Klang. They have chemistry. It has only gotten better all year.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:14

The match turned late in the first set when Del Potro failed to serve it out and Murray eventually took the tie-break with his third set point, having saved four. The first, in the final of Rio previous year, determined Olympic gold for Murray, silver for the del Potro. Elena Vesnina was dumped out of the women's singles after she lost in straight sets to Carla Suarez Navarro 6-4, 6-4, and French favourite Alize Cornet beat Agnieszka Radwanska out of the competition with a 6-2, ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:09

Thompson was terrible at times in last year's finals, as well. Durant scored 38 points on 14-of-26 shooting, grabbed eight rebounds and passed off eight assists while Stephen Curry added 28 points, sinking six-of-11 three-pointers as Golden State dominated Cleveland in nearly every area in the first game of the best-of-seven series.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:12

Juve played very well in the first half , created some opportunities, but in the second half Real Madrid were very impressive. As for the great veteran Buffon, he once again misses out on a Champions League winner's medal. "It was a good decision by me and by the coach, and I'm very happy with how it turned out", Ronaldo said . Ronaldo swept in a neat opener after 20 minutes but Mario Mandzukic hit a deserved equaliser for the Italian champions with a spectacular effort seven ...

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:08

The Senators will go back to No. 1 goalie Craig Anderson , who was pulled in Game 5 after giving up four goals on 14 shots. While the Penguins and Senators prepare for their last Eastern Conference Finals matchup, the Nashville Predators have already locked up their first trip to the Finals after eliminating the Anaheim Ducks in game six on Monday.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:06

The Prime Ministers of both countries were coming to watch the game. He added: "We knew that we needed to play a different brand of cricket". Yuvraj made his comeback into India's limited overs squads in January and Afridi is hoping to see the 35-year-old excel at the Champions Trophy .

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:00

Beaten a year ago by Cleveland's historic comeback, the Warriors will try to avenge that defeat and get back on top when they face the Cavaliers again, the first time two teams have met three straight times in the NBA Finals . He's still a threat to get hot at any moment, and Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue is well aware of that. Two of their All-Stars - Draymond Green and Klay Thompson - combined to go just 6 of 28 from the field.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:00

He added: "The only extra motivation that might help is that the president (Andrea Agnelli) said maybe we might find some Ferraris that pop up". "We're always favourites, but in reality in a final there are no favourites". "We just need to do what we need to do to bring the cup home". Massimiliano Allegri has done a great job at Juventus and has continued the work of Antonio Conte since arriving in Turin in 2014.

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:01

Game 1 of the NBA Finals tips off tomorrow night. Not that anyone expected any different. ― Reuters picOAKLAND, May 31 ― Cleveland superstar LeBron James , as versatile and risky as any NBA player, is a focus of the Golden State Warriors as they prepare for tomorrow's start of the NBA Finals .

by | June 04, 2017 | 09:01

Ronaldo's opener was also significant as it took Real Madrid to 500 goals in the Champions League. Before the match Buffon hinted that winning the Champions League could see him retire, with the goalkeeper describing it as "the flawless end".

by | June 04, 2017 | 08:58

Indeed, after just six races Hamilton trails Sebastian Vettel by 25 points following the Ferrari driver's victory here. Four-time world champion Vettel was kept out five laps longer after Raikkonen came in for his only stop, giving Vettel clear air to put in some fast times and "overcut" the Finn , who was visibly unhappy after the race .