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by | May 16, 2017 | 14:02

Mourinho believes an EFL Cup and Europa League double would represent good progress for the season, should United beat Ajax in the final of the continental competition on May 24. The Manchester United boss suggested Smalling is not tough enough and publicly queried why the defender's most recent knee injury kept him sidelined for so long.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:56

Almirola hospitalized after fiery crashSenators take Game 1 in OTKurkjian has Jeter as third-best SS of all timeCraven concerned over Patrick's com. "I hope Aric is OK". ELLIOTT DAMAGED: Chase Elliott's Chevrolet suffered damage to the right front fender while exiting his pit stall when he collided with Michael McDowell, who was entering the stall during a Stage 1 caution.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:57

Osuna hit a 3-1 pitch from Tom Wilhelmsen (0-1) out to center field, forcing a split of a four-game series. But the only run he allowed Saturday was Ahmed's leadoff homer in the second. “When I say that, it sounds light because I have no idea what he felt. "It wasn't good, but we will see.". Arizona manager Torey Lovullo said Saturday tests for a concussion were negative and that Iannetta was still being monitored.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:54

I think they're better than any of the four times we played them, including the last one where they smashed us. But we should have been regardless and now we certainly are, because the Celtics - the youngest No. Marcus Smart, Amir Johnson and Olynyk all were whistled for three fouls in the opening 24 minutes, though Smart did inject some life into a second unit that outscored their Wizards' counterparts 19-5.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:53

Those lines are part of a handwritten suicide note that prosecutors included in a legal filing in Bristol County Superior Court in MA on Friday. Three months later, on August 20, Hernandez was assigned to a new housing unit in prison.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:21

Karim Benzema beats three Atletico defenders to help set up the crucial away goal . Real Madrid will play back to back finals 57 years later . Zinedine Zidane's side are in second place on the same points as Barcelona, but still have a game in hand and will win the Primera Division if they can pick up two wins and a draw from their remaining fixtures.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:23

Eliud Kipchoge strolls into the press room, flashes a wink here and there, and looks as fresh as ever. The 2-hour marathon quickly became the sport's holy grail. The route included 17 laps of a 2.4 kilometer circuit. He was the first person to run a mile in under four minutes (his time was 3:59.4). The marathon was not a sanctioned race but rather a small, exclusive event put on by Nike .

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:16

The club captain has said potential goodbyes before, but there will be no fourth successive one-year contract extension this summer. Yet there was nearly a shock for Chelsea when Rondon escaped a challenge from David Luiz and raced clear, only for Cesar Azpilicueta to make a vital, saving challenge.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:13

Fury credited Joshua for his part in what was a "very entertaining" scrap with Klitschko. The self-proclaimed "Gypsy King" has relinquished his titles and had his boxing licence revoked after revealing he is battling mental health problems.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:13

The post I've not gambled on Europa League - Mourinho appeared first on Vanguard News. "I don't think it's consistent, the atmosphere, the enthusiasm", he said . United now only have four first-team players out injured, but Mourinho said he had no choice to give up on the Premier League. "He's leading it, he's the manager, he's guiding us through and guiding the club through", he said.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:10

Seven months ago, before San Antonio's season-opening rout of the Warriors, Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich was asked whether he still gives Steve Kerr advice. "Get your poise back". Leonard scored 26 points in 24 minutes before leaving and power forward LaMarcus Aldridge tried to pick up the slack while posting 28 points but missed a tying 3-point attempt in the final seconds.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:07

Nadal has now won three consecutive titles, with the previous two coming in the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters and the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell. However, Thiem did manage to get the better of Nadal on clay in the 2016 Buenos Aires semi-finals; so it will be interesting to see how this match goes.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:08

John Terry has admitted for the first time that he could retire from football when he leaves Chelsea this summer. Antonio Conte is targeting a Premier League record in Chelsea's final game of the season against Sunderland - to become the first team in the competition's history to win 30 league matches.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:09

Mourinho has attracted criticism for resting key players in league games of late, but he insists that, for him, winning the Europa League is more important securing a top-four finish. He added, "These last five matches of the season, four very hard matches away from home and we managed with this situation at least to keep some balance, to fight for results and to give a positive image of dignity".

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:08

India will be defending the championship. It reverses a much-criticised ICC decision in 2014 to relinquish more control to Australia, England and India, the world's most powerful cricketing boards. "It is a balanced team, an experienced team and I think we have picked the best possible side", chief selector M.S.K. Prasad told reporters. The fans have a lot of expectations from him and we are sure that Rohit Sharma will definitely score big in the ICC Champions Trophy, 2017.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:03

Terry, who is leaving this season after 22 years with the club, hooked home a loose ball from a Willian corner in the 22nd minute. There was an element of good fortune about Terry's goal on his first league start since September. But that was only one low point in an entertaining and committed performance from 16th-placed Watford , who never gave up despite having little to play for with just one game at home to Manchester City to go next weekend.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:02

Remember last night's game? In addition, a few people who are not named Carlos Gomez also did things. Yu Darvish will make the start for Texas in the opener on Tuesday. "But I just put my head down and ran". Fans stand and cheer as Texas Rangers' Carlos Gomez celebrates scoring from third on a close play at the plate during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics on Friday, May 12, 2017, in Arlington, Texas.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:02

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho walked out of a post-match interview with Sky Sports' Geoff Shreeves after his side's 2-1 defeat to Tottenham on Sunday afternoon. I want to show I am a player you can trust.' And that's what I was doing at Manchester. However, after the defeat to Tottenham on Sunday, Mourinho completely contradicted these comments, insisting that the other clubs finishing in the top four would prefer to be in Manchester United's position of challenging for a trophy.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:02

We're a little bit ahead in our progression". In the Game 4 clincher against Utah, Green registered a triple-double, scoring 17 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and dishing out 11 assists. The Spurs just ended their second round series in a similar way. The Spurs outscored the Rockets 92-18 on 2-pointers in this game. More than that, it was the latest reminder that the Spurs aren't going away anytime soon.

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:00

Andrew Miller allowed his first run of the season in the eighth, and Cody Allen gave up a home run to Peter Bourjos in the ninth before recording his 10th save. The big blow was Lonnie Chisenhall 's three-run homer. Carlos left a pitch up in the zone to Kevin Kiermaier in the second inning, and that wasn't the only one.

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:59

He was part of City's English Premier League-winning teams in 2011-12 and 2013-14 - the first one coming after a gap of 43 seasons. Well done [to referee Bobby Madley for spotting Mahrez's double hit]. "You need a guy like Kun [Sergio Aguero] to score the goals but sometimes it's a last-ditch challenge that saves the game, things that often get forgotten quite easily by others but team-mates remember".

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:58

A team of about 100 tax department officials and police personnel are conducting the raids, they said. "We are searching the premises of everyone connected to Lalu Prasad with regard to the benami land deals and cases of tax evasion as well".

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:55

Humari chhoti si party hai... I am not a fool. The JD (U) president said the BJP should come forward to build a consensus to decide on the candidate after taking on board all the parties. Who knows who else will emerge next? "The person in whom people will see potential will become the prime minister". The idea, as discussed on multiple political platforms, is to treat the Presidential polls as a dry run for collaboration among parties opposed to the BJP to forge a Grand Alliance in 2019 ...

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:55

Daniel Sturridge had given Liverpool the lead in the first half, rounding the goalkeeper after Coutinho's fine pass, before the Brazilian himself added a fine second from the edge of the box. What I have to do is focus on football and those things are resolved by the business people. There are a lot of chances for us to be in the Champions League next year.

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:54

Jones stated that "nobody is going to die", but joked: "I'm going to visit the temples because I need to pray". That's the reality. No one says no to you, it's always yes. New Zealand is established as the No1 side ut there is very little to choose between the other top sides in the world. They will be facing South Africa and Italy .

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:48

He was the only player who didn't commit a bogey in the final round. Kim said he wasn't nervous because of his victory last year in the Wyndham Championship, which gave him a two-year exemption on the PGA Tour. He followed that with a birdie on the 17th, and then holed a long par putt from just off the 18th green. Oosthuizen, who fell out of the lead for good with a fairway bunker shot into the water for double bogey on No.

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:38

Wright . Leonard had helped San Antonio to a commanding 78-55 lead when he limped off with an ankle injury after being knocked by Pachulia. "You can go back in Dallas games where he got a Flagrant 2 (foul) for elbowing Patty Mills (and) the play where he took Kawhi (Leonard) down and locked his arm in Dallas and could've broken his arm", Popovich said.

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:39

For all of the Italian's success, however, Manchester United legend Neville believes the team pieced together by Mourinho during his first stint at Chelsea still tops the class of 2017. For Chelsea fans, a goal from their famous captain means things can't get a lot better after their emphatic clinching of the Premier League title at West Brom on Friday.

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:34

These kinds of mistakes are common, especially for the road team, but sadly there's really nothing that can be done about them. His play backed up his confidence and with the help of Kelly Olynyk and the Boston Celtics bench, Thomas earned the biggest win of his career.

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:33

Spanish football expert Guillem Balague also confirmed on Twitter that a deal had been struck between the two clubs that could see United goalkeeper David De Gea move in the opposite direction. "He has made a decision to leave Real, who have three clubs ready to meet the asking price". The 25-year-old has become disillusioned with his status at the club despite arriving to huge acclaim after lighting up the 2014 World Cup.

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:33

It is important to me and to the players. "If the right offer comes along I will sit down and consider it with my family - whether that's here or overseas". In a dramatic game, Cesar Azpilicueta and Michy Batshuayi put Chelsea 3-1 up, Daryl Janmaat's solo goal and a strike from Stefano Okaka pulled Watford level, but Blues substitute Cesc Fabregas hit a late victor while the Hornets had Sebastian Prodl sent off in stoppage time.

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:25

I am fine with individual performances: "the two goals are bad to concede but the team is not used to playing together". "We've just got to go and make it happen". A video showing famous moments from the club's history, narrated by British actor and Spurs fan Kenneth Branagh, was played on the stadium's two big screens before the parade of former greats.

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:16

If Leonard is forced to sit out Game 2 the Spurs will need major contributions from their role players to upset the Warriors. Update (3:09 p.m. ET): Someone took Popovich's advice and did ask David West about Pachulia's play. Zaza Pachulia not giving Kawhi Leonard any space to land after shooting a fadeaway jump shot led people to believe it was a dirty play by Zaza Pachulia.

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:17

Additionally, JaVale McGee came up big in late-regular season and early-round playoff games. It's what Zaza Pachulia did to Kawhi Leonard the second time Leonard tweaked his ankle in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals. "That's really stupid", Pachulia said of the criticism. "I know a lot of times just playing defense, getting a hard contest, I've seen guys flinch just because I'm jumping out there because they're nervous they might land on your foot".

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:06

No-balls, wickets, couple of chances here and there, but you enjoy wins like this much more than straightforward wins. Misbah probably felt it too, and tried to rectify it the way he knew best. "My team-mates wanted me to go out on a winning note". "With one over left, both of teams were under pressure". They have served their cricket board and their country with dignity and aplomb.