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by | May 07, 2018 | 12:01

And with the leaders boasting a significantly better goal difference - 16 - the Old Lady now look certain to claim a seventh successive Scudetto. Dries Mertens celebrated his 31st birthday by putting Napoli ahead after 25 minutes after a shocking defensive error by Torino's Nicolas Burdisso , with Hamsik coming off the bench to add a second for the hosts after 71 minutes.

by | May 07, 2018 | 10:44

The loudest cheers at Qatar Sports Club, however, were reserved for local high jumper Mutaz Essa Barshim, the world champion and 2017 IAAF athlete of the year. In doing so, the 22-year-old also set a new meeting record, Diamond League record as well as his personal best. "I definitely don't plan to stay ranked second; I want to step back into first place at the Diamond League.

by | May 07, 2018 | 10:14

Following reports Liverpool had agreed a deal to sign Lyon's Nabil Fekir , Sadio Mane relished the possibility of linking up with the Frenchman. When asked about Dembele, the German said: "Oooh, is he on the market?" He said: "If we had negotiated and signed [a deal], I would be the first to know".

by | May 07, 2018 | 10:12

Penn State is looking to win its first Big Ten Tournament since 2015. Beginning with that goal, Hopkins scored on eight of 16 second-half shot attempts. edged Loyola 13-12 in double overtime in Charlottesville. The Pioneers had hosted a first-round game in each of the last five seasons, but their loss in the Big East championship game to Georgetown put an end to that streak continuing.

by | May 07, 2018 | 09:17

Liverpool suffered a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Chelsea on Sunday in what was another frustrating afternoon for the Reds in the Premier League . Liverpool need to win their final game of this campaign against Brighton, to avoid any chances of not securing a Champions League spot. But then during the game...

by | May 07, 2018 | 08:12

Sunday: The series finale is 4:10 p.m. Left-hander Rich Hill (1-1, 6.00) will start for the Dodgers. Los Angeles beat San Diego 4-0. As for the Dodgers, they now have 23 no-hitters as a franchise, good for the most all-time in Major League Baseball history.

by | May 07, 2018 | 07:41

ASA threatened to take the IAAF to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) if it did not withdraw the amended regulations. This would preclude Semenya from her Olympic championship distances of 800m and 1500m, and she will be forced to run the 5000m and 10,000m instead, should she opt to refuse the medication.

by | May 07, 2018 | 07:40

With 40 to go in the stage, Keselowski continued to hold a small advantage over Martin Truex Jr ., followed by Harvick, Kyle Busch and Hamlin. He passed Kyle Busch for the most wins this year after holding off team-mate Clint Bowyer .

by | May 07, 2018 | 07:37

Luis Suarez's early opener was cancelled out by Cristiano Ronaldo , who was later taken off with an ankle injury, to leave the score level at the break. An intense Clasico left plenty to discuss post-match despite little riding on the result , Barca having already completed a domestic double, while Madrid are looking ahead to a Champions League final against Liverpool.

by | May 07, 2018 | 05:31

No one in the history of the Cowboys was more available on Sundays than Witten, who left as the Cowboys all-time leader in seasons, games played, consecutive games played, games started and consecutive starts. Witten would break that record a few years later. Former teammates such as Dez Bryant and Tony Romo , amongst others, have lauded Witten, too. Witten's name will perhaps forever be linked with Tony Romo's.

by | May 07, 2018 | 04:34

He missed birdie putts of 24 feet and 40 feet on Nos. The huge gallery that had turned up early to watch the 14-time Major champion groaned nearly in unison as Woods missed a four-footer and a couple of six-footers. His 64 matches his lowest score since opening the 2016 Open with a 63 at Royal Troon (he shot 64 a year ago in the final round at the Greenbrier) and he did it without a bogey.

by | May 07, 2018 | 04:23

Tampa Bay came out buzzing, the Bruins were late to start, chances were in favor of the Lightning and the play was mostly in the Bruins' end. On the flip side, the Lightning's top line of Steven Stamkos , Nikita Kucherov , and J.T. No matter how you slice it, it is a large obstacle to overcome for the Bruins to climb out of this 3-1 series hole. He didn't even have a shot on goal during his 23:46 of ice time.

by | May 07, 2018 | 01:11

No bowlers of Mumbai Indians bowled special but five of them took one wicket each for the team MI. Mumbai's find of the tournament Mayank Markande came up with the first breakthrough after dismissing Rahul in the seventh over with the scoreboard reading 54 runs.

by | May 07, 2018 | 00:37

Apparently, Swift has been keeping up with her local news , because after catching wind of the plea, which posted on azcentral.com, she made her way to the burn ward at the Arizona Burn Center to pay a surprise visit to her young fan. Swift signed autographs, gave Isabella some "concert swag", and even wrote a message in Isabella's journal. The clip sees Isabella explaining to the Grammy-winning artist that she had hoped to be at the show but would be confined to the medical facility as she ...

by | May 06, 2018 | 23:25

Molina crumbled in agony, delaying the game for several minutes as teammates and team medical staff gathered around him. Catcher Willson Contreras will bat leadoff Sunday night for only the third time in his career as the Cubs try to avoid a three-game sweep by the rival Cardinals at Busch Stadium.

by | May 06, 2018 | 22:24

Prithvi Shaw put Delhi on a sound footing after Glenn Maxwell , promoted to open the innings, was run out by Sandeep Sharma while backing up too far at the non-striker's end. This victory also took SRH to top of the table. His brilliant delivery to dismiss Alex Hales was followed up by another brute to get rid of Dhawan.

by | May 06, 2018 | 22:16

Former Manchester City player Aaron Mooy will line up in one of the pivot positions in the middle of the park and try to provide the forward momentum, alongside the defensive-minded Jonathan Hogg, who will be in charge of breaking up City from building up play.

by | May 06, 2018 | 21:56

The Giro d'Italia riders are now making their third and last leg of the competition in Israel , with a 229 km ride from southern city Be'er Sheva, through the Israeli desert, to the country's most southern point, resort and port city Eilat.

by | May 06, 2018 | 21:32

However, with their nearest rivals losing 3-1 on the road, the Welsh club were still able to celebrate at the final whistle, leaving Fulham to fight it out in the play-offs for a second successive season. They are managed by Neil Warnock and Sean Morrison has captained the club. Cardiff re-enter the top-flight for the first time since the 2013-14 season.

by | May 06, 2018 | 20:51

The Spain global was not named on the bench as Antonio Conte's side hosted Jurgen Klopp's men at Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon. Fresh from sealing a place in the Champions League in the final on Wednesday, Klopp has decided against making wholesale changes for the test against Chelsea .

by | May 06, 2018 | 20:51

It's worth noting that deGrom may only be limited at the plate in that next start Monday night, with no restrictions after that. Seeing deGrom hit the disabled list would be a major problem, as the Mets already have an injury-prone rotation and could have been faced with moving Matt Harvey back into the starter role, where he's been bad for the last few years.

by | May 06, 2018 | 20:45

Over his next six holes after making the turn fresh off the birdie, the Australian had four birdies and kept his monster long drives in the fairway. Things would have been far worse if he didn't chip in to save bogey on the final hole. "I got fooled", Woods said of his first putt on No. 18. The Northern Irishman was only one shot inside the cut mark at the halfway stage, along with Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods .

by | May 06, 2018 | 20:13

He had emergency surgery and is now undergoing a period of intensive care. 'Thoughts with all the family at this sad time'. He, too, wrote, "Be strong, Boss!" Ferguson has been married to wife Cathy since 1966. "As a personal friend, I hope he has a full recovery". David Beckham , who starred for United for more than ten seasons, said: " Keep fighting Boss ".

by | May 06, 2018 | 19:59

George H W Bush would write a letter to his wife on each wedding anniversary, Jeb Bush said in a eulogy at the funeral, before reading aloud one such letter from 1994, a year after his father left the White House. Bush, frequently accompanied by his wife, has always been a fixture at Houston sporting events. The former President suffers from a form of Parkinson's disease and uses a wheelchair or electric scooter to move around.

by | May 06, 2018 | 19:55

I don't know him personally but I'm sure he is a great kid. He stated that he was "surprised" by the pick and thought the Steelers should've used that third-round selection to choose someone to "help us win now". Roethlisberger said he plans on playing for three-to-five more seasons if both he and his offensive line stay healthy, Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

by | May 06, 2018 | 19:27

Betts' first home run, a mammoth shot over everything in left-center, was the farthest homer the Sox have hit this season. The Boston Red Sox will head to Texas to take on the Rangers as the clubs open a four game series Thursday night from Globe Life Park.

by | May 06, 2018 | 19:24

God bless you Dixie, you've given us something to celebrate today. "After everyone can make a decision to stay or leave. Nowhere near it", said Hughes in a report by Sky Sports . After the break, Redmond got on the end of Cedric Soares' cross following a swift counter-attack. In the 56th minute, the visitors took control. Subs: Redmond 7, Ward-Prowse 6, Long 6.

by | May 06, 2018 | 19:17

The third round seemed to be anyone's round until Bellew scored a crucial knockdown with about 15 seconds remaining in the round. Haye (28-4, 26 KOs), once the most exciting heavyweight in the world, was left flat on his face in the fifth round.

by | May 06, 2018 | 19:16

According to Daily Mail , Chelsea are determined to strengthen their ranks in the summer, and are keen on signing Martial. Manchester United are prepared to sell Anthony Martial to Chelsea , but only if the Blues send Willian in the opposite direction.

by | May 06, 2018 | 19:13

The current records - all held by Chelsea - are 30, 103 and 95 respectively. Former Manchester United boss, Sir Alex Ferguson , has taken Pep Guardiola to dinner, to congratulate him on winning the Premier League . There can be no argument with the numbers and anyone who tells you there is no comparison with the Premier League's other great teams is greatly underplaying City's achievements.

by | May 06, 2018 | 19:10

Jupp Heynckes retired to Bayern Munich in the semifinals of the Champions League with the coach admitting that not numerous 72 years can experience "such an adventure". "He wanted to pick up the ball with his hands, then he realised that's not going to work and got confused, which is bitterly disappointing for the player and my team".

by | May 06, 2018 | 19:10

Both Arsenal and Burnley's players, as well as match officials and Claret's manager Sean Dyche , formed a guard of honour to pay tribute to the departing 68-year-old Frenchman. Arsene Wenger is adamant he is leaving Arsenal in a stable financial position to be able to challenge for the English Premier League title . "But I will also feel grateful for having led this club - that I cherish so much - for such a long time".

by | May 06, 2018 | 19:10

It is important for us and we will give everything to hold on to it". There have been suggestions that Zidane should not risk some of his key players for the Champions League final in a few weeks, but the manager rebuffed them in his pre-match press conference , claiming that he intends to name a strong side.

by | May 06, 2018 | 18:53

Antoine Griezmann says that "it is time for him to win a trophy" after Atletico Madrid booked their spot in the Europa League final. But Salzburg took the lead in the 53rd minute with a sensational solo effort from Haidara. Salzburg had the best chances of extra-time, Caleta-Car seeing a powerful header beaten away by Pele, then Dabbur drilled a decent opportunity wide.

by | May 06, 2018 | 18:40

After all, the Browns needed a running back, and they already wasted a second-round pick on quarterback Deshone Kizer previous year. For all the official business and minor details that must be handled during a rookie minicamp, practices are brief and generally ugly.