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Salah sends Liverpool into semis

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As Liverpool locked horns with Premier League rivals Manchester City in the Champions League quarter-final - winning 5-1 on aggregate - Roma were surmounting a sensational comeback over Catalan giants Barcelona . While there were celebrations after the match, there was no day off for the Liverpool heroes as they arrived at the Melwood training ground this morning. Read More »

Hines-Allen selected in the 2018 WNBA Draft

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Loryn Goodwin, who transferred from North Texas, Butler and UTSA before coming to Stillwater, was selected in the second round at the No. 18 pick to the Dallas Wings. "I really hope she comes and tries to do what she knows she can do". "You have to know what you can do, and what you can't do", DeShields said. "She is a player that will have an immediate impact on our team, especially at the three and the four (positions)". Read More »

Michael Bisping: Conor McGregor had an announcement planned for UFC 223

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Former UFC champion Conor McGregor made a cryptic Instagram post on Monday morning, following his arrest over assault charges in Brooklyn. I'm looking forward to the next one. "Now UFC has champion, and this champion desires to defend his title". Al Iaquinta weighed in at 155.2 pounds, but the fight was allowed to go on by NYSAC with the understanding that Iaquinta could not win the title. Read More »

Le Vélodrome en 12ème homme — Ligue Europa

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En 8e de finale de C1 1990-1991 il avait corrigé le Lech Poznan 6-1, avec un triplé de Philippe Vercruysse, après une défaite (3-2) à l'aller. Si ce soir l'Orange Vélodrome devrait être plein, ça n'a pas toujours été le cas, cette saison de Ligue Europa . Read More »

How Liverpool FC star Mo Salah has changed since Chelsea FC exit

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Liverpool were ninth in Europe in terms of revenue after they raked in 407 million euros ($504 million) in the 2016 financial year, according to a UEFA report published in January, while AS Roma were 16th with 219 million euros. The 47-year-old insisted after his side went out to Liverpool in the Champions League quarter-finals that he had not been rude to the match official. Read More »

LdC : Buffon détruit l'arbitre et lui donne un conseil énorme

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Dans le temps additionnel, la tête sur corner de Varane heurtait la transversale (45e+2). En 61 minutes, la Juve avait réussi à effacer son retard de l'aller (0-3). C'est clair qu'il arrive sur Lucas par derrière. Le Real Madrid a eu chaud, très chaud ce mercredi. Par contre la colère et la désillusion étaient les sentiments les plus partagés côté turinois, à l'instar de Mehdi Benatia parlant même de " viol " "Tu ne peux pas siffler faute sur ce genre d'action". Read More »

76ers set team record with 15th consecutive win

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Milwaukee is below average on the boards as they are 30 with 39.8 rebounds per game. The rookie's teammates immediately mobbed him. That sounds a little ominous this close to when the series starts, and after first sounding optimistic about his own willingness to play, Embiid tempered expectations for an early return in round one. Read More »

Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon slams referee after late penalty and red card

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Despite the 3-1 defeat on the night, the Portugal forward is grateful to be through to the last four of the competition they won in Cardiff previous year. However, Real's defensive problems were exposed again on the hour. Real settled down after the interval, taming the visitors and twice firing at Buffon but down the other end Navas spilled a cross from Douglas Costa right at the feet of Matuidi who rolled the ball in to level the tie. Read More »

Ronaldo Puzzled By Juve Protests

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UEFA referee Michael Oliver awarded a penalty kick to Real Madrid seconds before the final whistle in stoppage time . Soccer can be cruel, and it's beyond cruel that the one thing missing from the Italian's resume is a Champions League winner's medal. Read More »

Freshman leads Gaffney golf team to second place finish

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Sheehan finished tied for second in the men's tournament. "One more stroke, and I would have been in a four-way playoff (at the section meet)". Moulton began playing golf at the age of 12 and got serious with the sport several years later, regularly competing at the Elba Country Club. Read More »

Dugouts and bullpens clear as Sox, Yanks throw down

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He struck out seven, walked three while throwing 56 of his 91 pitches for strikes. The last Boston pitcher to do that in consecutive starts at any point in the season was Clay Buchholz , who did it in April of 2013. In the first inning of the contest at Fenway Park , the Yankees ran over Boston's starter. Rafael Devers and Brock Holt each added RBIs of their own, while Jackie Bradley Jr. Read More »

Quand les commentateurs italiens laissent éclater leur joie — AS Rome-Barça

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Battue 4-1 au Camp Nou au bout d'un match pourtant joué avec courage et personnalité, l'équipe giallorosso n'a d'ailleurs que peu de raisons d'y croire. "Un miracle , si vous voulez", a déclaré Di Francesco lundi. Comme le témoigne la feuille de match, l'AS Roma a surclassé le FC Barcelone sur tout les aspects du jeu en dehors de la possession. Read More »

Massimiliano Allegri: 'Juventus deserved extra time at Real Madrid'

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Paolo Menicucci, Juventus: Juve needed a miracle after the 3-0 home defeat in the first leg and they went as close as it gets to creating one. Real had looked vulnerable, but the late drama meant they would not suffer an embarrassing exit to match that of rivals Barcelona at the hands of Roma 24 hours earlier. Read More »

Pep Guardiola charged with improper conduct after Liverpool defeat

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While they have also played some brilliant football in all those matches, there is no doubt this week has taken some of the shine off a wonderful season which, sooner or later, will result in the English league title. Have it. See what you can do with it. "I have absolutely no interest in comparing us". "To recover three goals is not easy". Liverpool found some space, some passes and the thing they needed most. Read More »

Zidane faces defensive woes ahead of Real's clash with Juventus

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It's another game and what happened, happened. Bayern Munich meanwhile sealed their place in the semi-finals with a goalless draw at home to Sevilla , who had Joaquin Correa shown a red card in stoppage time . That is how quickly a tie can turn on its head in the Champions League and, suddenly, the defending champions were running the risk of catastrophe against a Juve side with absolutely nothing to lose. Read More »

Ronaldo rescues Real Madrid after sensational Juventus comeback

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After exchanging harsh words with the official, keeper Gianluigi Buffon was sent off with a red card, leaving Wojciech Szczesny to come in cold and face down the greatest scorer in Champions League history with the game on the line. The top two seasons are held, unsurprisingly, by Ronaldo, for two of his other phenomenal European seasons for Real. Juventus took advantage of Madrid's depleted defense, which was without suspended captain Sergio Ramos and had 21-year-old Jesus Vallejo ... Read More »

Full Schedule: Chargers open at Cardinals in 2018 preseason

Former head coach Ben McAdoo held Eli Manning out of most of the preseason action for the past two years, and it's unclear what philosophy Shurmur will have. It's the game that teams treat as a dress rehearsal for the start of the season, and the game that usually sees the majority of starters play into the third quarter. Read More »

Champions League semi-final draw 2018

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Trailing 3-0 from the first leg at Anfield last week, a comeback would have seemed not just possible but highly conceivable from the team Klopp hails as "the best in the world". "It's different when Gabriel Jesus' goal at Anfield is offside", the Spaniard added. They lost Mo Salah and they are in the semis, that's quite a big thing. Read More »

Klopp: How I Inspired Liverpool's Comeback Win Vs Man City

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A furious Guardiola confronted Mateu Lahoz at half-time and was sent to the stands for his protests, from where he watched his side offer meek resistance against the improved visitors . "The first 10-15 minutes wasn't good enough. That's why I have to try to analyse it game by game". If we gave them those second balls, they were already in the right place to make three or four passes. Read More »

Panthers: Could QB Riley Ferguson be a potential draft pick?

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Vander Esch led all FBS inside linebackers a year ago in both run stops (57) and run-stop percentage (15.9 percent), and he also earned a strong coverage grade of 86.2. He has outstanding pursuit speed and ability to finish tackles, which would make him a shoo-in as an inside linebacker for the Raiders. "He's 6-4, 250. Read More »

Crosby's Penguins target third straight Stanley Cup

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Sidney Crosby has his sights on a third straight Stanley Cup , a feat unmatched since the early 1980's Islanders . The Penguins' first-round series against the Philadelphia Flyers could be one of the biggest tests the Penguins will face throughout the playoffs . Read More »

Commonwealth Games: Nigeria wins first medal

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I also have a tattoo of my parents' photo on my chest", he says, adding , "I used to discuss winning medals with my father. "But I just tried to hang in for as long as possible and try and keep him on court for as long as possible so Marcus gets more rest - that was my thinking". Read More »

Athletes urged to respect visas as Cameroon athletes go missing

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The strategy may have worked against any other team, but when India play Pakistan it is rather difficult to curtail the flow of the game. "We're organising a sporting event, if there are breaches of visas, they will deal with it". But at these Commonwealth Games , these distances are not offered for the T53 or T54 wheelchair classifications that Frotten competes in for athletes with spinal cord injuries. Read More »

Barcelona coach Valverde braced for Roma 'intensity'

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Then, with eight minutes left, Aleksandr Kolarov curled a wicked corner to the front post, where Kostas Manolas leapt to flick an unstoppable victor past Marc Ter Stegen . AS Roma Playing XI: Alisson; Kolarov, Fazio , Manolas, Florenzi; Strootman, De Rossi, Nainggolan; Pellegrini, Gerson; Dzeko. Three own goals practically, two penalty decisions they didn't get. Read More »

Real Madrid defense depleted for second leg against Juventus

There is no doubt Ronaldo's game is now more streamlined and therefore more geared towards goals than perhaps it has ever been before. "We still have the second game to play and we will have to give everything to get through. Hence, Navas and Co. are once more expected to be reliant on success in the Champions League, and they have a strong chance of progressing to the last four after beating Juventus 3-0 in the away leg of their quarter-final tie. Read More »

Liverpool through to Champions League semis despite City onslaught

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But City could have no complaints in the second half when Liverpool , turned back the clock to some of their great Euro performances, to reach their ninth semi-final in the Champions League or its predecessor the European Cup. I didn't insult him; I was polite. "To recover three goals is not easy". Yet any lingering questions over who would advance to the last four were ended when Firmino robbed a sloppy Nicolas Otamendi and slotted past Ederson . Read More »

James, Love lead Cavs past Knicks to 50th win, Central title

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LeBron James is beginning to see what New York Knicks fans will ideally soon notice: Frank Ntilikina has the tools to be special. "Prove it", along with the hashtag, #KingJamesNYC18. I think every game, he gets the opportunity to play more and he gets comfortable with the National Basketball Association game. And if he does, he will have played in all 82 games for the first time in his career. Read More »

Pens begin playoffs Wednesday against Flyers

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Philadelphia does have some momentum as they come in having won four of their last five games, but they have a tall task ahead of them as they lost all four games against the Penguins this year. The cornerstone players on the Lightning, like Steven Stamkos , Nikita Kucherov , Victor Hedman, etc. all played for the Cup three seasons ago. He returned for the final two games of the regular season for the team. Read More »

Fowler, Spieth make Reed earn his 1st major championship

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For Fowler, the wait goes on. 'It's nearly impossible to put into words, ' Reed said, moments before donning the green jacket for the first time . "I started the round nine shots back". Isn't it time to move on, to join the celebration for a new American major victor? But Spieth, only 24, already has three major titles on his resume. Read More »

IPL 2018 Fantasy League: Top 5 picks for CSK vs KKR

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The BCCI has announced that matches will be held as scheduled in Chennai and the focus could still be on the cricket . The Result: Chennai Super Kings 5-205 (Billings 56, Curran 2-39) defeated Kolkata Knight Riders 6-202 (Russell 88no, Watson 2-39) by five wickets. Read More »

F1 2018 Bahrain Grand Prix: Could 2nd or 3rd have won?

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Starting the race from the ninth position due to a five-place grid penalty over a gearbox change, the defending champion - Britain's Lewis Hamilton - rounded out the podium. None of them saw him come from behind or have to overtake mid-race or oversee a strategic change to achieve victory. It was later announced the mechanic had suffered a broken leg. Read More »

Abubakar happy with West Ham trials

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Saints remain three points adrift of safety despite taking the lead early on through Shane Long goal and then levelling at 2-2 when Charlie Austin scored just seconds after coming on as a substitute . “This is what goalkeepers are supposed to do you know; youre supposed to make these big saves in these big games, and I think in the season where we are now and where we want to be. Read More »