Sport

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:52

It seems an appropriate time for Buffon to retire, having previously stated he would walk away at the end of the season unless Juventus won the Champions League - a dream that was crushed in dramatic fashion at the quarter-final stage after he was sent off for a foul in the area and Real Madrid converted the resulting last-gasp penalty.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:48

Marseille dominated the opening stages but gifted Atletico took the lead when Andre-Frank Anguissa failed to control goalkeeper Steve Mandanda's pass out and Gabi intercepted before setting Griezmann free to score in the 21st minute. He celebrated both goals with an energetic celebratory dance from popular video game Fortnite, although he couldn't do it as well the second time around as he was quickly mobbed by teammates.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:38

Although history is not on the Cavaliers side, as the Boston Celtics are an astonishing 37-0 in the playoffs when leading a series 2-0. We have to win one game here (in Boston). "I don't think tougher", Smith said afterward, showing better defensive instincts than during the game. "We need tremendous focus. Getting back home and digesting what we need to do over these next few days will be big for those guys, and going back home in general and playing at The Q will be huge".

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:15

The Argentine, who won the Champions League and two of his La Liga titles with Neymar alongside him at Barcelona, said he had spoken to the Brazilian about rumours linking him with a return to Spain. He holds the notion that he has nothing to prove by being successful at another club. "I know that everyone is nervous, but nobody is more anxious than me to go back and nobody is more afraid than me".

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:58

Rejuvenated Webb Simpson deserves all the plaudits and headlines he is receiving after holding his nerve to post a dominant victory at The Players Championship on Sunday. Heading in to the final day with a seven-shot cushion, Simpson's one-over 73 saw him complete a dominant victory at TPC Sawgrass over his nearest challengers.

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:57

The 27-year-old scored in each half in Lyons, before Gabi, the Atletico captain, struck late on to seal victory for the Spanish club. Even so, Marseille were agonisingly close to dragging themselves back into the match when a header from Kostas Mitroglou hit the inside of the post and bounced across the face of Oblak's goal to safety.

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:49

Stoke City's Jack Butland , who started that final game, has been selected alongside Jordan Pickford of Everton and uncapped Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope between the sticks. His emphasis on building a team for the future led to experienced campaigners like Joe Hart and Jack Wilshere being excluded from his provisional 23-man World Cup squad announced yesterday.

by | May 16, 2018 | 13:49

Roma's Radja Nainggolan saw red in the 68th minute, but the capital outfit held firm against the Champions, who secured their 34th League title. Hundreds of fans gathered at the Piazza San Carlo in Turin waving flags with the number 7 after Sunday's goalless draw with AS Roma sealed another triumph with one game to go after a gripping battle with Napoli .

by | May 16, 2018 | 13:42

After Martin made that determination, the union filed a grievance last month. So Cano will now most likely sit with his old Yankees teammate and mentor, Alex Rodriguez, on the Hall of Fame sidelines someday, barring a shift in attitude of voters, who have so far denied entry to Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and others tied to performance-enhancing drugs.

by | May 15, 2018 | 13:26

Second half goals from Ryan Sessegnon and Denis Odoi earned Fulham the victory as they seek a return to the Premier League which they were relegated from in 2014. '(Scoring the first goal was) very special. "To get to half-time at 0-0, we felt that we had to step out a bit more and be more proactive". "This club needs this kind of happiness", said Jokanovic, "After 43 years we will play at Wembley and it is an important achievement for us".

by | May 15, 2018 | 13:17

He announced he would be leaving Arsenal after nearly 22 years in charge then saw his side miss out on a place in the Europa League Final because of a narrow defeat to Atletico Madrid in the semi-finals. "I would like to see it myself". But what would having the biggest and best English clubs competing week in, week out on the continent mean for the Premier League? "As a professional, a person and the way he approached and also for the club and especially for football and I think ...

by | May 15, 2018 | 13:13

This is the most he's scored since the San Antonio series, which is a good sign for the Dubs. May. The Rockets attempted 37 threes on Monday, five fewer than what they averaged during the regular season. "But I do like who we are and what we've done and where we can go". Steph Curry added 18 for the Warriors , who are in the conference finals for a franchise-record fourth straight time.

by | May 15, 2018 | 13:13

Ibitoye said yesterday in Lagos that some of the players that cupped injuries were recovering and have resumed training. According to Ibitoye, reports from the medical team indicate that the players will be 100 per cent fit before the World Cup begins."We have three more games to play before the World Cup".

by | May 15, 2018 | 13:10

Roberto Mancini is the top candidate to become Italy's coach after Carlo Ancelotti reportedly turned down the job. The 53-year-old former Manchester City manager quit as Zenit Saint Petersburg coach on Sunday, saying he now felt free to open talks with Italy.

by | May 15, 2018 | 13:11

Each regional has three rounds, with the top five teams in each regional advancing to the NCAA Championships in Stillwater May 25-30. While the second round could include teams from the Athens Regional which features Georgia, Harvard, Northwestern, California or the Knoxville Regional with James Madison, Ohio, Monmouth, Tennessee competing in it.

by | May 14, 2018 | 05:16

Spurs will host Leicester , whilst Liverpool host Brighton in the season finale. Tottenham will head into the match against Leicester on the back of a 1-0 victory over Newcastle United at the Wembley Stadium in the league. Leicester's defence was all over the place, and barring Harry Maguire , it didn't seem like Wes Morgan, Christian Fuchs or Danny Simpson had much of an idea about what exactly were they supposed to do.

by | May 14, 2018 | 04:55

There was also an extremely warm welcome for members of United's European Cup-winning squad from 1968, to mark the forthcoming 50th anniversary of the 4-1 Wembley win against Benfica. Carrick was called ashore in the 85th minute to a standing ovation. "It's hard to believe it's not Scholes", chorused Old Trafford throughout, "it's Carrick don't you know".

by | May 14, 2018 | 04:45

Officials said a piece of wall was hollowed out, and Greenwood placed his backpack and clothing inside. Released police body-camera footage shows the moments cops initially encountered a naked Greenwood who was Tasered after he didn't comply with officers' commands.

by | May 14, 2018 | 04:47

Real Madrid defender Marcelo has given his verdict on the decision to sign Neymar from Paris Saint-Germain in the next summer, according to report. " Proud to wear the new jersey and to continue giving you joy ", the 26-year-old striker, who is recovering from foot surgery, posted on his verified Twitter account.

by | May 14, 2018 | 04:37

The world No. 1's focus is trained on his next match against Dominic Thiem , a rematch of last year's final. In their match today, the third round of Madrid Open, Nadal lost the first set initially 7-5, despite saving a couple of set points before.

by | May 14, 2018 | 04:35

The opponent's physicality and their three at the back. "It was an incredible finish from Gabriel". They're probably embarrassed by the season they've had because it's a quality squad. Manchester City's captian, Belgian defender Vincent Kompany lifts the Premier League trophy on the pitch after the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Huddersfield Town at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England, on May 6, 2018.

by | May 14, 2018 | 04:31

The Kane Williamson-led side are on a six-match winning streak - their best-ever - and will look to extend it further, according to an official press release. For RCB, this is a must-win game as they would be shown the exit gate if they lose another game. With Rajasthan Royals beating Mumbai Indians , Chennai Super Kings became the second team to confirm a spot in the play-offs.

by | May 14, 2018 | 04:30

The victory bodes well for Mercedes for the rest of the season as the performances in Barcelona - where most teams bring significant auto updates - usually set the tone for the rest of the races on the European portion of the calendar. "The team have been working very hard to understand the tyres and how the vehicle works, so I think it all came together this weekend". Vettel gave away his position when Ferrari made a decision to go for an extra stop and give the German driver fresher ...

by | May 14, 2018 | 04:21

The Detroit offense has produced 4.4 runs per outing, including 3.7 per game over its last 10 games and 4.4 per game over its last five. Tigers: Manager Ron Gardenhire said OF Leonys Martin's injured left leg is starting to feel better, and 1B Miguel Cabrera is "coming along" from his right leg issue.

by | May 13, 2018 | 15:18

Smart stood with his hand heavily bandaged and his arm in a sling at his YounGameChanger Foundation bowling event on March 19 just days removed from right thumb surgery. " Those are the types of things that he brings". Would you rather see LeBron James make it back to the NBA Finals with the Cavaliers or are you rooting for the Boston Celtics to knock off King James and Cleveland in the Eastern Conference Finals? It is still quite likely that James will obliterate anything the ...

by | May 13, 2018 | 15:16

Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid both have a chance to be superstars, and they showed glimpses of that in their 4-1 first-round series victory over the Miami Heat . Philadelphia led by four early in the fourth quarter after Dario Saric made a nice move under the basket following a Rozier turnover. After striking up a long-distance friendship with Drew Bledsoe during the Milwaukee series , Rozier finally met the former Patriots quarterback for real.

by | May 13, 2018 | 15:08

He's not going to end the match because I want him to leave that pitch alone and I want him to feel what the Manchester United supporters feel in relation to him. Wenger said the move was "inevitable" because the big clubs would want a bigger slice of the money that comes into football and would be less willing to share it with their smaller rivals.

by | May 13, 2018 | 15:04

Early birdies will be the key for the rest of the field as they try to put pressure on Simpson, 32. Webb Simpson took a commanding five-shot lead heading into Saturday at the 2018 Players Championship, as he shot a remarkable 63 on Friday to move to 15 under for the tournament.

by | May 13, 2018 | 15:03

Symptoms of the most recent illnesses reported began April 25. The CDC said some of the illnesses that have occurred in the last two to three weeks may not yet be officially known, because of the time lag between when a person becomes ill with E.

by | May 13, 2018 | 14:48

Speaking in an interview uploaded on the official Facebook page of Arsenal Football Club, the French manager said that he regrets never visiting the country in his life. "We had to do it", Wenger said."There is no club that can turn people who wanted to attend the game down". "After I finish here I can reconnect a bit and be a bit more who I really am".

by | May 13, 2018 | 14:41

He finished down in fourth, however, almost half a second off pole and three tenths behind team-mate Vettel. Verstappen was also able to stay ahead of the Ferrari pair of Vettel and Raikkonen, a reminder that another triumph in Spain could well be within Red Bull's reach should they avoid a repeat of their Baku collision.

by | May 13, 2018 | 14:43

The Venezuelan was on a 13-fight winning streak and was giving the two-time Olympic gold medalist the test he wanted, one that he said would bring out the best in what many already consider the most skilled fighter in the world. The 32-year-old Lightweight victor is presently available on a 13-fight winning series with with The victor got His year began with this 13th successive triumph and also the other powerful Defense of the names at an unanimous decision conquer Mercito Gesta in January.

by | May 13, 2018 | 14:18

After being taken down in the second, Nunes returned the favor in the third as she slammed Pennington down to the mat. She paid for the failed takedown attempts, too, as Nunes made a habit of digging knees into the body and head after Pennington bailed on single leg shots.

by | May 13, 2018 | 14:10

I have no problem with that. Liverpool 2-0 Brighton: The Reds are unbeaten in their last 21 home games against promoted sides so that stat should ease any nerves among the Anfield faithful. "To be honest, it was always in my mind when I left Chelsea", the Liverpool player said. An inability to turn draws into wins is the main one, but the extra workload they've had due to their Champions League commitments has also clearly hampered their league form of late, not least because the ...

by | May 12, 2018 | 07:49

After two back to back victories against the Royal Challengers Bangalore and the Chennai Super Kings, Kolkata Knightriders were brought crashing back to Earth after a surprise defeat at the hands of the Mumbai Indians . His 264 against Sri Lanka, and his only century in the IPL have both come on this ground. But that didn't matter one bit as the KKR batting crumbled in a big way.