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by | April 16, 2018 | 04:02

Pep Guardiola is just 12 points away (with five games left) from his previous best points tally in a single league season as a manager: 99 points with Barcelona in 2009-10. Defences up and down the land have been routinely shredded by supremely gifted attacking talents like the Belgian Kevin de Bruyne, Sergio Aguero of Argentina, Spain's David Silva, Leroy Sane of Germany and - glory be - an Englishman, Raheem Sterling.

by | April 16, 2018 | 03:42

The team said this will mark the first Patriots Day postponement since 1984. J.D. Martinez had a pair of hits and drove in a run with a sacrifice fly during Boston's four-run first inning, which put the Red Sox in command on the way to their 11th victory in 12 games.

by | April 16, 2018 | 03:35

He will be replaced by radio play-by-play voice Matt Pinto , rejoining the broadcast crew for Game 2. With that being said, here's what separates the Jazz from the Thunder and why we'll see Utah advance to the second round after winning in seven games.

by | April 16, 2018 | 03:20

It's anyone's guess where he will feature next. A poor season had left many supporters fearful of his inclusion in the team, however, he proved himself one of the Toffees best players. Wayne Rooney may have been directly involved in 9 goals from his last 8 appearances (4 goals , 5 assists) against the Swans, however, Tosun is Everton's main weapon.

by | April 16, 2018 | 02:56

And with the game he showed at Harbour Town Golf Links, Kodaira appears like he's got more big moments on tour ahead like countryman and five-time tour victor Hideki Matsuyama. Kodaira was the hardest charged and few even realized until the final threesome of Kim, Poulter and List all came back to the pack. Heading into the final round of the RBC Heritage it was still anybody's tournament.

by | April 16, 2018 | 02:51

Similar to what happened to Barcelona on Tuesday night, Madrid almost got eliminated from the tournament after conceding three goals at the Santiago Bernabeu but for the timely intervention of Portuguese forward who scored a penalty to push the team through.

by | April 16, 2018 | 02:40

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has broken silence over the last minute penalty awarded to Real Madrid against Juventus in their Champions League clash during the mid-week, according to the Daily mail. "We controlled the game". Despite the result, there were few positives for Real Madrid to take. The game looked set for extra-time until Cristiano Ronaldo's stoppage-time penalty gave Real a 4-3 aggregate win.

by | April 16, 2018 | 02:19

At 40 years old, Buffon may never play in the Champions League again and, when Oliver gave the penalty, Buffon received a red card shortly after for the nature of his protest against the decision. "We could've written a memorable page in the history books of football for Juve, for Italy". 'Before being a Juventino, I am an Italian, and I really cared about Italian football doing well.

by | April 16, 2018 | 02:17

Former Knicks coach Mike Woodson chuckled when he was told David Fizdale had an interview scheduled next week with president Steve Mills for the team's open head-coaching job. Given the general level of ineptitude, and at times dysfunction, enjoyed by the Knicks since James Dolan became majority owner, the head coach is never on stable ground.

by | April 16, 2018 | 02:10

But third-ranked England upset the odds to claim victory over the favourites on a remarkable day of action. Team England's final haul of 45 golds was seven fewer than the last Games in Edinburgh but only one shy of their achievement in Auckland 28 years ago - by far their best Commonwealths outside the British Isles.

by | April 16, 2018 | 01:52

Chopra, who held the best throw among javelin throwers from the Commonwealth participants this year, was seen as India's best bet in the field events. With his fourth throw, he reached 86.47. The 20-year-old Haryana boy set a seasonal best score of 86.47 to push Hamish Peacock of Australia and Anderson Peters of Grenada to second and third place respectively.

by | April 16, 2018 | 01:25

Their lead was then doubled soon after when Cavani rose to meet Yuri Berchiche's left-wing cross with a bullet header into the bottom-left corner. It got better for the host on 20 minutes when Angel di Maria got in on the act with lob over goalkeeper Danijel Subasic , with Cavani picking up the assist.

by | April 16, 2018 | 01:16

Former Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman said the team had thoroughly explored the incident before drafting Worley in 2016. According to Rapoport , Worley was found passed out inside his vehicle, which was blocking a highway. Cornerback Daryl Worley , the Philadelphia native acquired by his hometown Eagles in a recent trade with the Carolina Panthers , may never pull on an Eagles jersey.

by | April 16, 2018 | 01:14

Poirier, though, is a man whose own penchant for action could well rival anyone's and sure enough, when push came to shove, he was able to handle the heat and record a huge win for his title aspirations. "This guy would've died in here if Herb Dean didn't stop it", Poirier said. "But I felt like I got my wheels under me pretty quick". "I didn't see the shot - I think it hit me somewhere on the left side - and I backed myself up against the cage, which is something I don't want to do with a ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 13:56

Game Two is Tuesday night in Portland . Because of how things worked out in the insane Western Conference this season, the Blazers will be facing the sixth-seeded Pelicans in the first round. They are a strong defensive team, holding the opposition to 103 points, good for fifth in the National Basketball Association. "I take pride in my defense".

by | April 15, 2018 | 12:36

The Australian, who only made it into qualifying with seconds to spare after his blown engine had to be rebuilt, took the lead with just 10 laps to go in Shanghai when he charged past race leader Valtteri Bottas , who finished second in a Mercedes .

by | April 15, 2018 | 12:18

The script was similar for the Rohit Sharma-led team, when it managed to put together a competitive 194 on the board at the Wankhede Stadium after being sent in. The Aussie Pack: Aussies featured only on Ricky Ponting's side for this match, Dan Christian seeping 35 runs from his three overs but picking up two vital scalps back-to-back.

by | April 15, 2018 | 11:15

South Africa hung onto that lead until the break. The fifth try came straight from the restart after half-time as Emily Scott gathered, dummied and raced through before Amy Wilson Hardy showed her pace around the outside twice towards the end as they racked up 45 points without conceding.

by | April 15, 2018 | 10:29

Redick scored 28 points and Ben Simmons posted a near triple-double (17 points, 14 assists and nine rebounds) as the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Miami Heat 130-103 in Game 1 of their first-round National Basketball Association playoff series at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Saturday.

by | April 15, 2018 | 10:18

Henderson curled a teasing cross into the penalty area and Mane found a pocket of space inside the Bournemouth area to glance a header at goal which goalkeeper Asmir Begovic parried. "Our creativity in our team has returned, our confidence in front of goal has returned, we have come back a lot late on in games". Rush, who managed the feat twice, holds the record of 47 goals in the 1983-84 season but Salah, the first African player to hit 30 Premier League goals in a season, now has that ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 10:07

At least 68 people died from the storm in Texas. Hurricane Harvey , which pounded Southeastern Texas for days with historic rainfall and catastrophic flooding, is the second costliest hurricane in US history after Katrina. Thus, the 2015 list will be used again in 2021. Harold, Idalia, Margot, and Nigel will respectively replace them starting in the 2023 Hurricane Season.

by | April 15, 2018 | 09:33

She led the head-to-head count 3-1 before Sunday's match and won 21-18 23-21 in the high-pressure match that lasted an hour. The Commonwealth Games final will be another chapter in the great rivalry between these two global stars. The second game followed a similar tangent and despite having the more exhausted set of legs, Saina was a delight with her trademark angled smashes. Sindhu came back strongly after the break and narrowed the gap a bit but the drift-factor affected her strokeplay ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 09:29

As a double whammy, Vegas still wound up winning 1-0. Here, we have everything you need to follow along. It was the first playoff goal surrendered by the Knights, who won Game 1 1-0 on Wednesday and took the lead in Game 2 when Alex Tuch reacted fastest to a lively rebound off the end boards after Jonathan Marchessault's point shot missed the net but stranded Quick.

by | April 15, 2018 | 08:54

Isco, Lucas Vazquez and Marco Asensio are all in the ascendancy with him at the moment but all were out of the coach's plans earlier in the season. Despite that, the Red Devils - and their various managers - have maintained their interest in signing the Welshman, with even Jose Mourinho publicly declaring his desire to sign him last summer.

by | April 15, 2018 | 08:47

Richard Wahl rarely plays Mega Millions - in fact, he's only ever bought a ticket twice in his life, he said. Forty-seven-year-old Richard Wahl, of Vernon, New Jersey, was introduced Friday during a news conference at lottery headquarters after winning the half-billion March Mega Millions drawing, the largest single jackpot in state history.

by | April 15, 2018 | 08:22

And no one thought that was possible. Quickly and accurately. Often to a player cutting. The Leafs could have used Kadri - and a few other scorers like him. Nash shot wide. On the bench afterwards, he looked upset about missing the easy opportunity ... There was another too-many-men penalty, and the penalty kill got killed again, and then again.

by | April 15, 2018 | 07:39

Asked if he feared Kenedy was simply increasing his value, Benitez said: "Yes, but if you say do you want him to score goals and the value will go up, then yes, I want him to score goals". The last time Arsenal lost five successive away league games was in 1984 - a run which ended with a 3-1 victory at St James' Park, with Charlie Nicholas scoring twice for the Gunners that day.

by | April 15, 2018 | 07:34

Panarin made an incredible individual move to drive by fellow Russian Dmitry Orlov and went backhand-to-forehand to beat Philipp Grubauer top shelf. He scored again with 6:09 remaining in the second period on a feed from Joe Pavelski. Blue Jackets' leading scorer Artemi Panarin was outstanding, netting the overtime victor and he also collected two assists.

by | April 15, 2018 | 07:32

Mourinho feels United are quick to face criticism when things go wrong, but believes those claims are rarely countered by plaudits despite occupying second spot in the English top-flight and having proved their worth against the very best in the business.

by | April 15, 2018 | 06:53

The Red Sox were upset with Austin after he slid late into second base in the third inning and his spikes caught second baseman Brock Holt . "Once I got hit, it was going to happen", Austin said after the match, according to ESPN .

by | April 15, 2018 | 06:51

De Lille and the DA are at loggerheads , with the party laying bribery and corruption charges against her earlier this month. Malema also said that the likes of Mantashe did not know the kind of sacrifices Winnie Madikizela-Mandela made for the ANC and the country, so he had no right to criticise her in the media.

by | April 15, 2018 | 06:29

But hey, it worked. Thompson found his shooting touch and scored 27 points, making 11 of 13 shots, while 7-footer JaVale McGee started in Steve Kerr's center-by-committee approach and contributed 15 points, four rebounds and two blocked shots in 16 minutes.

by | April 15, 2018 | 06:12

Kyle Busch is growing exhausted of stock vehicle racing's governing body trying to manufacture tighter competition in the annual All-Star race at the expense of the Cup Series' heavy hitters. We'll just have to see how the fans like it. "Ever since they put that [Bristol Bite] back down, it's brought the bottom back into play and that's always been better for me", Busch said.

by | April 15, 2018 | 06:05

Her family said she will be remembered for her smile and her love of sports. She had been on a breathing apparatus and was in an induced coma. They thank the efforts of everyone who helped care for Dayna, and for the support shared with them by people across Canada.

by | April 15, 2018 | 05:46

They attended the Hindu Ekta Manch rally on 4 March, almost two months after the 8-year-old child was brutalised. "They resigned not on account of guilt but because of a negative campaign against them", he said. "They should be punished as per the law", Dr Singh here told UNI. "There was never any confusion on this principled stand of the party". In his first comments on the gruesome incidents of rape in Unnao and Kathua , Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday called them as a ...