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by | June 10, 2017 | 07:05

Portugal's fifth successive win in Group B left them with 15 points from six games but still three behind leaders Switzerland who beat Faroe Islands 2-0 to maintain their 100 percent record. Then he played a one-two with Andre Silva who scored the third four minutes later. Switzerland comfortably defeated Faeroe Islands for its sixth win in a row.

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:54

Th. However, with the series tied at two games apiece and Game 5 in their home arena, the Penguins came out strong, to say the least. Maybe the one about a minute later when Rinne denied Chris Kunitz on a breakaway? Sullivan understands it's easy to look at the result and be discouraged.

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:48

For Andretti Autosport, this marks back-to-back Monday morning victory photo ceremonies, with Alexander Rossi taking the checkered flag a year ago. A Denver Post sportswriter is out of his job after triggering an onslaught of criticism for tweeting that a Japanese driver winning Sunday's Indianapolis 500 made him "uncomfortable".

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:39

The trailer mainly focuses on the technologically advanced hidden world of Wakanda and Chadwick Boseman kicking ass as T'Challa aka Black Panther . Not to mention, we're getting this much earlier than most of us expected. If you'll recall, after Thor: Ragnarok comes in on a sea of Led Zeppelin , but before Avengers: Infinity War arrives presumably to blow our minds, Black Panther has a February release date.

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:33

Ask Ed Woodward. He knows since March who I want, what I want and how much I want", Mourinho told Sky Sports in Monaco, where he will be watching Sunday's Formula One race. On an emotional night in Sweden, United won their second major trophy of the season as they earned a 2-0 win against the Dutch side, securing Champions League football.

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:25

Pliskova had surprised herself with her run here having won only two matches in five previous visits to Roland Garros . "I love to play here, I love you guys, you're fantastic, thanks for coming to support me". Bacsinszky needed strapping added to her right thigh at 4-3 in the first set but it did not seem to affect her movement. Not afraid of anything. After that first set we just stuck to what we do best .

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:24

But their fifth-wicket partnership of 224 - Bangladesh's highest-ever one-day global stand - transformed the match. Chasing 266 to win the Group A game, Bangladesh slumped to 33 for four as Kiwi seamers Tim Southee , Trent Boult, and Adam Milne made the new ball swing.

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:22

Karthik struck eight boundaries and a six in his 77-ball knock to push his case for a berth in the playing XI for the high-pressure opening match against Pakistan on Sunday. "You can't just say we're going to do that", he said. "The players play as per the situation and professional players are like that without worrying about anything else", he added.

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:18

The IOC says it will get close to gender balance among Olympic athletes, boosting women to almost 49 percent, from 45.6 percent in Rio. Swimming also gets a 4x100-meter mixed medley relay among a broad increase in mixed gender events, including a 4x400 mixed relay on the track.

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:13

Outteridge and Jensen, gold medal-winning teammates at the 2012 London Olympics, are on board Swedish entry Artemis Racing, which won all three races on Friday morning (AEST) to seize a 4-3 lead in their best-of-nine series against Ben Lamb's Team Japan.

by | June 10, 2017 | 06:16

Final details will be released at a later date, the statement read. When asked if he thought he would be the Ohio State head coach right now were he 100% healthy, Matta said, "Yeah, probably". Holtmann is 114-85 overall as a head coach. Prior to his days in Indianapolis, Holtmann was the head man on Gardner-Webb's bench for three seasons.

by | June 09, 2017 | 12:22

If Curry re-signs with the Warriors this summer, as expected, he will be eligible for a five-year, $207.4 million contract, the largest in National Basketball Association history. Irving took a step-back jumper from the right wing - the same spot he hit his notorious victor in Game 7 a year ago - with 26.5 seconds left and the Cavs down by one.

by | June 09, 2017 | 12:22

The only outlier in that span was Los Angeles' 2014 win over the New York Rangers that was decided on Alec Martinez's double-overtime goal in Game Five at Staples Center. Murray's consecutive losses at Bridgestone Arena were the first of his 30-game National Hockey League playoff career. Now, the 24-year-old Swedish sleeper is starting to make an impression in the Predators' first Stanley Cup final.

by | June 09, 2017 | 12:15

It was not easy . But Durant's three-point dagger over James was precisely the type of play the Warriors must have had in mind when they signed him last July in hopes of avenging their NBA Finals loss to the Cavs previous year. Smith's 3-pointer. The Warriors went on to win 118-113. And I'm not one to judge and say if it's fair or not if guys are adding players to their team.

by | June 09, 2017 | 12:14

Arsene Wenger remains positive that the 28-year-old and Mesut Ozil - who also has one year left - will be at Arsenal next season. Sanchez would prefer to remain in the Premier League, according to Cross, but Arsenal can't offer the UEFA Champions League spot he desires, and the north Londoners' have reportedly offered him around only £275,000 per week.

by | June 09, 2017 | 12:10

The Penguins, who are 52-17-11 as a favorite this season, will be facing a major adjustment in going from the Ottawa Senators' conservative defensive style in their previous round to Nashville's high-paced game. Following a pair of frustrating losses in Pittsburgh to open the series, Nashville rebounded with a pair of dominating performances on home ice, including a 4-1 victory as -138 chalk in Game 4 to even the series at two games apiece going into Thursday night's Predators versus ...

by | June 09, 2017 | 12:08

Jeremy Corbyn said there will be " no coalition deal with the SNP and a Labour government ". As she was resoundingly re-elected to her Maidenhead seat in southern England, May looked tense and did not spell out what she planned to do.

by | June 09, 2017 | 12:00

According to the L2M, Kevin Durant should have been whistled for a shooting foul on Kevin Love because he made "contact to Love's body that affects his jump shot". "But I can definitely appreciate the simple fact of him either reshaping his game or just sacrificing maybe some shots here, sacrificing having the ball in his hands all the time".

by | June 09, 2017 | 12:00

Chelsea stepped up attack in the second half but their effort suffers a heavy blow in the 68th minute, when Victor Moses was sent off for getting his second yellow card for diving. "Maybe our start wasn't good and the impact and approach wasn't good", Conte said. Sanchez's goal was a confusing affair. If he has his hands next to him and he gets the ball to the arm he cannot do anything about it.

by | June 09, 2017 | 11:58

Faria said. "Everything I had worked for since I was a kid". I don't know if you've heard, but the word on the street is that Rick Renteria's boys won't quit. "We let him down". Instead of a triple courtesy of an inside-out swing, Sanchez got his third home run of the season in the weirdest fashion. The call stood after a crew chief review, however the Rays insisted the ball did not hit anything and should have been ruled a triple.

by | June 09, 2017 | 11:59

In a statement published on their official website, the Reds hung their heads in collective shame as they said: " Liverpool Football Club would like to put on record our regret over recent media speculation regarding Southampton Football Club and player transfers between the two clubs".

by | June 09, 2017 | 11:55

Two more victories, however, starting with his semi-final against 2015 victor Stan Wawrinka , would make him the first Briton to lift the men's trophy since Fred Perry 82 years ago. "I'm the odd one out in the semis, but hopefully, I can keep it up". Since winning a career Grand Slam in France last year, the 12-time Slam victor has suffered a slump in form, winning just a single title so far this year.

by | June 09, 2017 | 11:48

But I didn't feel like today I was playing slower than I was in the other matches. Kei missed a second-serve return, and then I think a good serve on the next point. Timea Bacsinszky was a set up on France's Kristina Mladenovic on Court Philippe Chatrier. Bacsinszky nearly dropped her serve but held on and won the match when Mladenovic hit a forehand wide.

by | June 09, 2017 | 11:34

Finn took 3-54 and 2-49 for England Lions in back-to-back wins over South Africa A this week, sealing victory in the three-match one-day series that concludes on Monday. There is experience there. England could be keen to retain the balance of five quick bowlers alongside Moeen Ali because of the short, straight boundaries in Cardiff which make it a challenge for spinners.

by | June 09, 2017 | 11:32

While Fleury followed suit, saying "if they need me, I'll be there". Matt Murray bounced back from so-so performances during Pittsburgh's lost weekend in Nashville to make 24 stops while also benefiting from a dominant performance by the guys in front of him.

by | June 09, 2017 | 11:20

We got to be ready to be at our best. I don't think that necessarily they were bad goals. Our guys have a tremendous amount of confidence in him. "Still a lot of work to be done but the way we played tonight, if we can build off that momentum, that's important", Crosby said after collecting three assists.

by | June 09, 2017 | 11:11

It was the Irving Cleveland needed to keep up with the loaded Golden State Warriors, believing his scoring outbursts would have the same haymaker effect as a year ago. "I gave everything that I had, so at times throughout the game I was exhausted, but that's just because I was just playing as hard as I could". "For that one to go in, that was liberating right there".

by | June 09, 2017 | 10:56

Now they head to Pittsburgh needing to find a way to win in the home ice of the defending champions after dropping Games 1 and 2. Sidney Crosby was dominant from the opening faceoff, tallying three assists and playing a forceful game.

by | June 09, 2017 | 10:54

New Zealand team at the America's Cup in Bermuda's Great Sound. New Zealand, helmed by Peter Burling, won the day's first race by 31 seconds to move one race from eliminating the British crew. Whoever wins that will take on holders Oracle Team USA in the America's Cup Match starting on June 17. On the run-in to the start of the America's Cup semifinal on Tuesday, New Zealand's catamaran capsized in spectacular style.

by | June 09, 2017 | 10:47

The search for India's next coach begins on Thursday and is likely to continue till Friday, but the COA wishes that there is a truce between Kohli and Kumble considering how the two have been leading the team across all formats. When Kumble was brought in a year ago, it was meant to infuse discipline in the team even though the team had been doing pretty well. "It's a Catch-22 situation for CAC members", a BCCI official present here said.

by | June 09, 2017 | 10:42

The Thunder Bay, Ont., product outplayed Ottawa's Anderson for four games in the Eastern Conference final and has so far outclassed Predators goalie Pekka Rinne in the final. "I don't have any control over how many goals we score". The first shift in the third period, we score. "I thought I was OK in Game 1". The Penguins beat Rinne four times on just 11 shots in Game 1 and scored four goals on 25 shots Wednesday for their 2-0 series lead.

by | June 09, 2017 | 10:44

He led Nashville in shots on goal with four on Monday night and now he helps set up a pivotal Game 5 in Pittsburgh on Thursday night. "We felt if we did a few things differently and buried those chances, we'd give ourselves a chance to win".

by | June 09, 2017 | 10:40

It's all Penguins after the first period of Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final. "We found a different level (in Game 4 )", Crosby said. "Nobody feels good leaving the building playing the way we did". To win another championship, the Penguins will have to win two more games against a Predators team that has won the last two and has been the more dominant team so far in the series.

by | June 09, 2017 | 10:42

The author is covering the National Basketball Association finals as a guest of ESPN. After James got the best of Iguodala in last year's series at a crucial defensive moment, Iguodala repaid the favor in Game 3. "Even when you're playing well, you got to play like A plus plus, because they're going to make runs and they're going to make shots and they got guys that's going to make plays", said James.

by | June 09, 2017 | 10:41

Andy Murray refuses to compare his own success to that of Roger Federer , Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic as he chases his fourth grand slam title at the French Open . "It's a whole new situation that I'm facing, especially in the last seven, eight months, not winning any tournament, which hasn't happened in many years", he added.