by | May 26, 2017 | 23:43

Federer, 35, made a decision to skip the entire clay-court season to prepare for grass at Wimbledon . Appointing Andre Agassi as coach may just provide the impetus Djokovic has been lacking, while Andy Murray heads into the tournament in poor form and it would take a huge turnaround for the world number one to take his first French Open title after losing in the final past year.

by | May 27, 2017 | 00:23

A potential major danger lurks in round three in the shape of 29th seed Juan Martin Del Potro , should he recover from injury problems in time. In Paris , he could face Djokovic or Thiem in the semifinals. Not since Pete Sampras in 1999 has a world number one had a worse start to a year, with Murray's win percentage at a fairly modest 70.8 percent. "Looking at the trophy again brings back lots of memories".

by | May 26, 2017 | 23:35

His projected route through to the final also includes a potential fourth-round meeting with Tomas Berdych and a prospective quarter-final against Kei Nishikori. The top-ranked Murray will open against Andrey Kuznetsov . Besides last year's final, Murray has been in three semifinals and two quarterfinals in Paris and has won 34 of his 43 matches there.

by | May 27, 2017 | 00:20

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte has been named Premier League manager of the year by the League Managers Association at their 25th annual awards dinner on Monday night. The 36-year-old, who is leaving the club at the end of the season , revealed the idea to come off at that time in his final Premier League game with the club was his.

by | May 26, 2017 | 23:16

The Red Devils secured their place in the Champions League for next season after beating Ajax 2-0 to win the Europa League title on Wednesday night. Herrera was named UEFA's Man of the Match for his display and, speaking in a post-match press conference, the midfielder used the platform to deliver a personal tribute to those affected by Monday's bad events and call for "peace in the world".

by | May 27, 2017 | 00:24

MM went to Bierkeller in the Printworks to interview United and City fans alike as Manchester came together in a show of defiance in the face of adversity. I think there's a big difference in how the teams play, it's not about strength but how you use your bodies. Mourinho told BT Sport after the final whistle on Wednesday he would be "happy" if his captain decides to stay.

by | May 27, 2017 | 00:20

Winners of a gold medal at either the Olympic or Asian Games means that an athlete does not have to serve in the military for their country but PGA Tour wins are not enough. The juice was running, and he'd left himself nothing. "I think it was hard to kind of get it close, and obviously, the opportunities on the back nine were 11 - I hit a decent shot into 10 and had a decent look there, but took advantage of 11", Poulter explained.

by | May 26, 2017 | 23:16

After the hectic weekend of qualifying, Veach said he was able to leave the track and catch a movie at his apartment. He's been incredible. There's a lot of hard situations that you get put into during a 500-mile race here or in practice and we've watched him handle them like a seasoned veteran.

by | May 26, 2017 | 23:19

Leicester City failed to secure the win they needed at home to Bournemouth for a place in the top half of the table, the 1-1 draw ending their poor defence of the title in 12th position. "I was out there to show respect, but I wanted the players to just have a quiet lap of honor that they deserve". "We want to be there", added the German.

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:55

KKR tried to stem the rot and the young pair of Ishank Jaggi and Suryakumar Yadav put up a 56-run stand for the sixth wicket to try and salvage something for the "Men in Purple". Rohit Sharma , skipper of MI scored 26 and he along with Krunal Pandya managed to build a partnership of 54 runs. A visibly angry Rohit had to return to the dug out but he had done his job.

by | May 26, 2017 | 23:05

Cavaliers: James has scored 30 or more points in 11 of Cleveland's 13 games this postseason. Ask them the past year LeBron James has not played in the National Basketball Association finals? Cleveland won the three road games in the series by a combined 90 points, the last two by a total of 77.

by | May 26, 2017 | 23:49

Stokes had surgery on that knee after damaging in during the Leeds Test against Sri Lanka last May. "When he came back onto the field he had the green light to bowl". Moeen's 70-odd also allowed England to get 20-30 runs more than what we expected. "He was able to bowl but I didn't need him". "But I'm trying to be good at it and get better at it.

by | May 27, 2017 | 00:19

The three-time All-Star and 2009 AL Cy Young Award victor went 13-7 with a 4.37 ERA in his abbreviated first season with the Diamondbacks. On May 13, he picked up the win in San Francisco's 3-1 victory over the Reds, allowing one run in 7 1/3 innings.

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:54

Roy looks set to open England's batting alongside Nottinghamshire's Alex Hales, with the pair known for their big hitting at the top of the order. "It's one of the most unbelievable experiences playing at this tournament". "They'll be going into the Champions Trophy with some good form and some good momentum". " England , in the past, would have maybe an Ian Botham or a [Andrew] Flintoff, but now you can look at the entire team and it's very one-day cricket oriented".

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:54

Less than 48 hours before kick-off against Ajax in Sweden, an explosion at the end of Ariana Grande's concert at Manchester Arena killed 22 people and injured many more. "The poets are the ones that win every match", said the Portuguese, who had previously led United to success in the Community Shield and League Cup.

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:26

Herrera was named UEFA's Man of the Match for his display and, speaking in a post-match press conference, the midfielder used the platform to deliver a personal tribute to those affected by Monday's very bad events and call for "peace in the world".

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:57

Many Memorial Day services honoring the fallen soldiers who have served our country are planned in the area. Services will conclude outside at the flagpole for the playing of Taps. Cloyd McNaull, a Korean War Air Force veteran, will be the guest speaker. The program will be "Remembering our World War I Veterans", presented by Dorothy Lockard, daughter of World War I veteran, Clair Stocking.

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:37

Sir Alex Ferguson said that Manchester United gave the city a lift after the Manchester Arena attack that left twenty two people dead. "If Juventus win the Champions League , I am very happy, very happy", he told Sky Italia . "Maybe. But we just came to do our job". Several of the players shared a picture from the changing room of the team holding a banner that read "Manchester - A City United #PrayForManchester".

by | May 26, 2017 | 23:43

After one of the biggest upsets in National Basketball Association playoff history, the Cleveland Cavaliers will look to bounce back after a heartbreaking loss to the Boston Celtics . We know what we did wrong in Game 3. "As of tonight, I'll get started". He tied for his lowest-scoring finals game with 22 points in a Game 4 loss against the Utah Jazz in 1997 on 11-for-27 shooting from the field.

by | May 26, 2017 | 23:03

United's record signing Pogba , who netted the first goal for his team in Stockholm , said pitchside: "We played for the people who died". The Red Devils secured their place in the Champions League for next season after beating Ajax 2-0 to win the Europa League title on Wednesday night.

by | May 26, 2017 | 23:48

Zverev becomes the youngest Masters 1000 victor since a 19-year-old Djokovic won the Miami Open in 2007. "I knew that I needed to be aggressive from the first ball to the last", - said Zverev at the awards ceremony. Djokovic added: "We are both excited about working together, but we have no long-term agreements and he is not going to be with me for the whole tournament".

by | May 26, 2017 | 23:39

We're fortunate that there haven't been more attacks similar to the Manchester Arena bombing , given that such large events have long appeared to be opportune targets for terrorism. "This is not us", the elder Abedi told the AP by telephone. Pictures of the bomb were leaked in the U.S., and the New York Times posted photos of the crime scene on its website.

by | May 26, 2017 | 23:24

It may not have been a 21-point explosion like Game 4 , but it was still impressive. The 109 points through three quarters marked the most the Celtics have allowed in the shot-clock era. Game 4 wasn't any different, as it took a Kyrie Irving onslaught to pull it out at home. LeBron James & Co. were so confident in their ability to perform as a team when it counted most that earning home court advantage throughout the playoffs was insignificant.

by | May 26, 2017 | 23:07

The win preserved Mourinho's flawless record in major European finals, adding to his 2003 UEFA Cup victory with FC Porto , and his Champions League triumphs with the same club in 2004 and Inter Milan in 2010. This entails for a direct entry into the Champions League for Manchester United next season. With an average age of 22 years and 282 days, Ajax named the youngest side ever to start in a major European final.

by | May 26, 2017 | 23:13

This is amusing to him. The English Football Association (FA) has contacted a number of bookmakers to seek observations regarding the time-specific substitution of Chelsea player John Terry during his last game for the Premier League football club.

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:51

This proved futile since the defender went under the screen and was easily able to beat Smart to the spot he tried to get to.In addition to three straight home losses to Cleveland , including a pair of blowout defeats in the opening two games of this series, the Celtics are just 2-7 straight-up in their past nine home dates with the Cavaliers, failing to cover in four of their past five.

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:42

It would work two-fold, because Craig Anderson has been an adventure handling the puck of late and has been prone to turnovers. Consider the message delivered. "No one's picking us for sure", Ottawa forward Clarke MacArthur said. The Senators can't afford to take anything for granted because they played one good game and, it's fair to say, they haven't seen the best from the Penguins.

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:53

The male juror said he can put that aside if instructed to do so, and defense lawyers accepted him on the panel. The state Supreme Court ordered jurors be drawn from Western Pennsylvania in response to a defense petition claiming it would be impossible to find a fair and impartial jury from Montgomery County because of pretrial publicity in the case.

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:46

On a wider level, it was also a moment to cheer for the team's grieving home city. It was a special victory for the players, club and the coach two days after the city of the Old Trafford was a target of terrorist attack that claimed 22 lives, including those of children in a concert at Manchester Arena.

by | May 26, 2017 | 21:20

With City now down, the focus will turn to the future of a head coach who can walk away this summer. "I don't think there will be too many managers who have been able to enhance their reputation as much as he has and still get relegated".

by | May 26, 2017 | 21:10

Mkhitaryan then flicked the ball home early in the second half following a corner and, with chants of "Manchester, Manchester" echoing around the stadium, United held on to win the one European trophy missing from the Old Trafford cabinet. "It's been a long season, we've played a lot of games". Pogba and his team-mates have also been rocked along with the rest of city and the United Kingdom following terrorist Salman Abedi's attack on the Manchester Arena .

by | May 26, 2017 | 21:41

Limited to 129 for eight off their 20 overs after opting to bat first at the final at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium , Mumbai then managed to defend the smallest ever total in an IPL final, as RPS squandered a golden opportunity for a title in their final season as a franchise.

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:09

Since 1899, this stadium was functional, but it will be replaced by a new 61,000-seater ground rising around it. "Now [my fondest memory] will always be the last day". It's emotional now, I'm sure when we all get home it will start to sink in a little. "When people say "we gambled", we didn't gamble, we didn't choose Europa League".

by | May 26, 2017 | 21:25

At this point a year ago, Alexander Rossi still didn't know what he didn't know about the Indianapolis 500 . From the sweet taste of victory to the crushing feeling of defeat, Indianapolis Motor Speedway sets the stage for a dramatic showing only she can provide.

by | May 26, 2017 | 22:41

Wenger has won three Premier League titles and six FA Cup finals during two decades at the north London club, but this season he has faced fierce protests from fans calling for him to quit. Calum Chambers is a non-starter, as even if he could be recalled from Middlesbrough he would be unavailable from being cup tied. The Football Association rejected an appeal against his sending off in Arsenal's Premier League win over Everton on Sunday.