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Chelsea beat Middlesbrough, one win away from EPL title

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Baggies manager Tony Pulis was watching from the stand at Stamford Bridge and will have gone away with plenty of food for thought after a Chelsea display that oozed class and intent. "It's not just tonight, it's a full season". "They will give us a very hard game there and we have to stay focused like we were at Everton and against Middlesbrough ". Read More »

Cavs enter Eastern Conference finals

James called for a circus alley-oop in Game 1, pretended to sip a beer in Game 2, yanked on Norman Powell's jersey in Game 3 . The Cavaliers got their lead up to 16 points in the third quarter before the Raptors chipped away to reduce the lead to seven points on Ibaka's 3-pointer from the corner with 4:44 to play. Read More »

Real thrash Granada after Barca down Villarreal

Saturday saw Neymar open the scoring following a deflected Messi shot after 21 minutes and although Cedric Bakambu equalized soon afterwards, a deflected Messi shot on the stroke of halftime restored Barca's lead and further goals from the striker and Suarez sealed the win that for the moment keeps Barca on top of the table. Read More »

IPL- Gujarat spoil Punjab's streak ; register a six-wicket win

Martin Guptill hit the first ball and received brilliant four. You play to win, we're still not qualified for the playoffs, then think of top two. However, those games in hand will mean nothing, if they don't beat KKR on Tuesday. The ball was skied due to poor timing and Axar Patel grabbed a good diving catch to sink Kolkata . If a couple of these batsmen click and perform well then it can work for the team Gujarat. Read More »

IPL 2017: Rohit Wants Mumbai Indians to Wake Up After SRH Loss

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Hooda did not bat, and Sunrisers ended up hampered by the lack of a genuine sixth-bowling option. It was Unadkat who turned out to be the game changer for Pune as he struck in the 18th over to get rid of the unsafe Yuvraj, who carved out a brilliant 47 before being caught by Rahul Tripathi at deep point. Read More »

Sam Allardyce has cause for alarm in safety scrap

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David Silva, Vincent Kompany, Kevin De Bruyne, Raheem Sterling and Nicolas Otamendi scored the goals to secure City a win that leaves them four points clear of fifth-placed Manchester United and ahead of fourth-placed Liverpool on goal difference. Read More »

Boston Celtics Beat Chicago Bulls in Game 5, Lead Series 3-2

Al Horford also contributed big by having 21 points, seven rebounds and nine assists. Jimmy Butler and Robin Lopez added 14 points apiece for the Bulls, who were without point guard Rajon Rondo (broken thumb). Wade had 26 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists. The Wizards won 30 games at home during the regular season, the second-most in the East, and they have now collected six consecutive first-round home playoff games. Read More »

Juan Mata: Arsenal loss has focused Man United minds on Europa League

Sunday was the first time a Wenger side had beaten a Mourinho team in a competitive game - the Frenchman's only other triumph coming in the 2015 Community Shield win over Chelsea. Their Premier League form, however, has left many with the opinion that he has failed this season. "In the past five games, we've won four, so overall we've had a bad spell but we've recovered from it". Read More »

Stenhouse scores 1st career Cup victory with last-lap pass

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The win came in Stenhouse Jr.'s 158th Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series start. Sunday at Talladega , Logano was strong - as has been the case in recent years at Talladega , but he got swept up in the "Big One" and ended up 32nd. With only 14 laps remaining in the race, Earnhardt had to make a pit-stop to fix the issue. With 62 laps remaining in the final stage, No. 48 Jimmie Johnson t0ok control of the lead for the first time in the race but No. Read More »

Luis Enrique hails 'ballet dancer' Neymar after Barcelona rout

Madrid rested key players ahead of next week's Champions League return leg away against Atletico Madrid . That means Madrid controls its own fate as it tries to dethrone Barcelona and lift its first Liga title since 2012. Messi's contract expires in 2018 and he is now in talks over a new deal to extend his stay at Camp Nou . Villarreal suffered more damage in the 82nd minute by Messi from the spot after a penalty was harshly given for handball. Read More »

Wenger focuses on Arsenal win rather than Mourinho

Everything was completely different about Sunday's game at Emirates Stadium, and it summed up where both teams are at right now. The Portuguese made eight changes from the side which won 1-0 at Celta Vigo in the first-leg of their Europa League semi-final clash on Thursday. Read More »

Curry's 30 lead Warriors to sweep after 121-95 win over Jazz

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The Warriors await the victor of the Spurs-Rockets series which is now tied at two games apiece. As expected, the Dubs did end the series in style and booked their ticket to the Western Conference Finals for the third straight year. "I think what's more impressive to me is the way we've started these Game 4s". The team said Monday they are reviewing treatment options for the torn adductor muscle. Read More »

Wenger says exit from Champions League wouldn't harm contract talks

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Later, at his post game media conference he added: "It's between two teams, and at the end of the day that's what I make of it". The impact of a new kit deal with Adidas combined with reduced finance costs as a effect of a refinancing of United's sizeable debt triggered a turnaround in the Old Trafford club's financial fortunes. Read More »

Ashwin in India's Champions Trophy squad

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However, soon after the end of the IPL, the Champions Trophy would be in line. Ashwin has recovered sufficiently from a hernia - which ruled him out of the Indian Premier League - to take his place alongside classy left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja. Read More »

Capitals force Penguins to Game 7

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When the Capitals fell behind the Penguins three games to one in their National Hockey League playoff second-round series, it seemed as though history was about to repeat. Penguins coach Mike Sullivan offered no excuses after the defending champions fluffed another chance to wrap up the series. Crawford came up woozy and clearly needed to undergo post-concussion protocol, but he stayed in the game after a brief check from a trainer. Read More »

Quick Stats: M34 - RPS vs RCB

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Pawan Negi (32) played a 19-ball cameo but Gujarat Lions conceded just 73 runs while picking five wickets in the final 10 overs to restrict Bangalore to 134 before they were bowled out. Rising Pune Supergiant: 157 for 3 in 20 overs. RCB made up for the dropped chance of Tripathi off pacer Adam Milne, when Rahane's attempt to sweep a full delivery from Samuel Badree resulted in a top edge to Milne at short fine leg. Read More »

Mets say Harvey will return to mound Friday at Milwaukee

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If the Mets sent him to Triple- or Double-A for the rest of 2017, he might not reach free agency until he's 30, rather than 29 - and that could make a difference in the perception around his potential. Miami's Giancarlo Stanton hit his 11th homer in the ninth, his third shot in two days. Buster Posey leads in hits with 31. Zack Wheeler gets the ball, and he is 1-2 with a 4.78 ERA and 25 strikeouts this season. Read More »

Mets suspend Matt Harvey three days for violating team rules

Harvey added, "I told everybody and apologized to everybody and told them it was not going to happen again". Other reports said that was after he played golf earlier in the day. Rivera had the first RBI of the contest, on a solo home run in the first inning. Adeiny Hechavarria later homered off Mets reliever Paul Sewald. The team and player have been at odds for a long time now and it's clear the Mets did this to send a message. Read More »

Marco Silva laments Hull "tension" in shock loss to Sunderland

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David Moyes will look to use more of the club's younger players in the Championship but he is reluctant to throw too many in at the deep end this season. "I've got a four-year contract so I don't know what you're talking about "a decision". "I met with Martin and Ellis this week and we had initial discussions about how we move forward". Read More »

Team: Rockets center Nenê out for the rest of the postseason

Still, it's hard to imagine San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich not exploiting the void opened by Nene's injury as an adjustment of some sort now that the West semifinals has been reduced to a best-of-three showdown. We always pride ourselves on bringing the energy. Ariza on Houston's role players stepping up on Sunday night: "In our offense, we need everybody to be aggressive". Read More »

Penguins Down Caps in Game 1

Pittsburgh wasted a 2-0 lead before Bonino beat Braden Holtby. "He brings his best game when the games are most important". We're aware of that, we know that. While Alex Ovechkin has four goals, Nicklas Backstrom has eight points and T.J. Oshie has nine points, it is Holtby who hasn't been able to match his regular-season numbers in the post-season. Read More »

Ronaldo tells Real Madrid fans: Just stop whistling at me

All the people that had written Cristiano Ronaldo off will have that eggy thing on their faces. We haven't won anything yet. Real Madrid also have Danilo to cope with his potential absence and the 3-0 win at the Santiago Bernabeu should be a big enough lead for Los Blancos to go through the final anyway. Read More »

Real will attack Atletico despite Champions League tie lead, says coach Zidane

Just eight minutes later he was back at it, this time sending a powerful header off Coentrao's cross to double his side's lead. Real remain second, level on points with Barcelona, but crucially having played a match less. Regardless of the outcome, it should be an emotional game for the home crowd at the Calderon. "Tomorrow we face a very tough opponent that beat us 3-0 at their home, that beat us 3-0 in the first half of the season in the league and in two finales, one on penalties ... Read More »

LeBron, Love put Cavs in command

After winning the first two games this season, the Cavs went back to Toronto trying to avoid the pitfalls of previous year. The Cavaliers dominated in the first two games on their home floor and pulled away from Toronto in the fourth quarter on Friday to take a 3-0 lead in the best-of-seven series . Read More »

Juventus Brush Monaco Aside To Reach Champions League Final

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Higuain and Mandzukic are top-class strikers and each has a big club pedigree but if they each have one chance in the final , will they take it? Monaco travels to Juventus in a Champions League semifinal Leg 2 on Tuesday, May 9. Atletico's fans gave the team full-throated support at the weekend, staying on after the final whistle against Eibar, and the players responded by returning for a lap of honour. Read More »

Jobs Report Shows April Rebound, But Growth Is Still Slow

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Numbers released on Friday show that for the month of April, the unemployment rate for the region was down to 5.5%. The Labor Department's Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday that the job gains were seen in a wide variety of industries including Job gains occurred leisure and hospitality, health care and social assistance, financial activities, and mining. Read More »

Kevin Durant Disrespected Everyone In Utah During Golden State's Game 3 Win

Gordon Hayward , who had 29 points, found his way in the second half while Rudy Gobert, who scored 21 points to go with 15 rebounds , roughed up the smaller Warriors on the inside game all night long. And, even then, how do you stop the Warriors? On the one hand, from Utah's perspective, this isn't that bad. When running back on defense in transition, the Jazz have a couple options. Read More »

Wizards squeak out win to go up 3-2 on Hawks

Those two, as good as they were, couldn't match a more balanced approach by the Hawks. “Im not, off the top of my head, frustrated with what we got offensively, ” he said. Curry swished a 31-foot 3-pointer that made it 104-77 late in the third quarter and the Blazers couldn't catch up. "I passed up an earlier one I probably should have took". Read More »

Arsenal's Xhaka doubtful for Saints game through injury

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The win also takes Arsenal within two points of fifth-placed United, who stay four points behind City, having played the same number of games. Honestly, I'm not enjoying that. In fact, we have recently won at Middlesbrough, we beat Manchester City in the semi-final of the cup, we won against Leicester and today. "That's a decision", Mourinho said. Read More »

Cubs hitting early difficulties coming off championship run

Seventh-inning stretches: There were two . An RBI single by Javier Baez made it a one-run game with just one away in the frame. The Yankees set franchise records for most strikeouts by batters (22) and pitchers (26), and the Cubs set a franchise record for most strikeouts by hitters (26). Read More »