by | May 27, 2017 | 14:50

Sarfraz believes Pakistan will play with a free mind without any pressure since they have nothing to lose being the number eight team in the ODI rankings. Their opponents in Saturday's warm-up are, in contrast, a side on the rise: now ranked sixth, they sit above both Sri Lanka and Pakistan heading into their first Champions Trophy since 2006 and expectations have grown.

by | May 27, 2017 | 14:05

Three of those games came in a sequence back in September when Chelsea followed a 2-2 draw at Swansea City with defeats against Liverpool and Arsenal - the latter 3-0 hammering prompting reports that Conte could be sacked just three months into a three-year deal.

by | May 27, 2017 | 15:18

Ball's emerging apparel empire has become a hot topic of conversation, particularly the ZO2 Signature Slides sneakers, which retail at a sky-high $495. "I don't look over there because she scares me". Though Cowherd defended Leahy's position as a reporter, Ball was having none of it. Leahy had voiced complaints that Ball wasn't marketing his products towards women, which she considered sexist.

by | May 27, 2017 | 15:23

If some were surprised by the announcement, they were just as surprised by the result: a dominating 3-2 victory for the Penguins to tie this best-of-seven series at two games each. The Senators came out charging in the third period, hoping to make up the two-goal disadvantage and at least force overtime, something they have excelled at this spring.

by | May 27, 2017 | 14:18

Alonso has made himself at home at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. "Because it's gone as well as it has - and he's clearly very fast, has a great vehicle - we're going in trying to get a great result", Brown said. Not to mention in a vehicle that's set up for minimum down-force and the lowest level of resistance through the air, wanting to fly off into space in every corner it reaches.

by | May 27, 2017 | 14:26

When asked after the Europa League final whether he's decided on his future, Rooney said, "more or less, yeah". Nobody can talk."Pogba also played in the League Cup final victory over Southampton at Wembley Stadium but missed the Community Shield win over last season's Premier League champions Leicester City having only just joined the Old Trafford club from Juve".

by | May 27, 2017 | 14:04

A win over the Premier League champions at Wembley would strengthen Wenger's case for staying on, especially as it would make him the most successful manager ever in the FA Cup with seven titles. "I'm going to play the game and try to win the final". "I have big respect for him and he as well respects what I have done in the game". With Laurent Koscielny suspended and the defensive injuries piling up , Wenger revealed Shkodran Mustafi has not yet returned to training after ...

by | May 27, 2017 | 15:24

With Hazard and the formation, Conte can follow in the footsteps of Italian compatriot Carlo Ancelotti , who won a domestic double in 2010 in his first season at Chelsea . "Modern football is risky and our job depends a lot on the result. Obviously I'm grateful so I want to make sure I try to give something back". "This is my hope".

by | May 27, 2017 | 14:15

Marouane Fellaini has warned his Manchester United team-mates that they are in for a stern test when they take on Ajax in the Europa League final later this month. Sergio Romero is set to start for United in the Europa League final, with Mourinho saying there was "no dilemma" in sticking with the Argentina goalkeeper in favour of regular first-choice David de Gea .

by | May 27, 2017 | 14:44

The Spaniard started quickly, climbing all over the Djokovic serve to break in the opening game of the match and he followed up with another break which he consolidated to lead the first set 4-0 with barely twenty minutes on the clock. The "king of clay" is unbeaten on his favourite surface this year, and took his record to 15-0, as he added to the titles he has recently collected in Monte Carlo and Barcelona.

by | May 27, 2017 | 15:06

Hamilton and Vettel made contact on turn one as the Ferrari came out from a tyre change. Hamilton, who scored the best time of the morning's first practice session, finished eighth at more than a second from Vettel, his main rival in the drivers' championship, while Bottas was 10th at 1,182 seconds.

by | May 27, 2017 | 15:04

Draymond Green contributed 16 points, eight rebounds and eight assists for Golden State . Manu Ginobili of the San Antonio Spurs . Often considered the most selfless player in franchise history and the most beloved Spur outside of Tim Duncan , Ginobili reflected on his career in San Antonio heading into the season closer.

by | May 27, 2017 | 14:56

The T-wing run by both drivers in first practice is the most-visible element, with Renault also adding one to mean all F1 teams have now done so. I lived here for 17 years. "We've learned a few lessons since 2009 so we hope Jessiqa reminds fans of the pure joy of racing, but from her new, less distracting location".

by | May 27, 2017 | 14:40

Loyalty reward? Guarantee of at least a little playing time? "It's going to make it much, much tougher", he said . "I don't remember that". But don't expect to find any of his previous six winner's medals on display at home. Terry subsequently said that he "could not care less" about those who denounced the farewell gesture. It depends on my health . The move to the back three by Arsene Wenger was made in response to the leakiness of the back line and to some extent it has worked of ...

by | May 27, 2017 | 14:04

MI were the first team to book a playoff berth. On the other hand, Pune would be looking to repeat the performance as they did in the first match against Mumbai Indians. There are very rare occasions when you get a good wicket to bat on but whatever wicket you get, you have to play at least 20 overs for your side. At one stage, Mumbai's Rohit Sharma almost ended up in Smith's lap while trying to catch one of Dhoni's sixes as it sailed over the boundary rope.

by | May 27, 2017 | 13:19

Now Keown says that if his former side can overcome heavy favourites Chelsea in the final today, Wenger might not get a better chance to leave the club. "You wouldn't even guess that I'm a football manager [if visiting his home]". Ancelotti was well liked in west London , but the Chelsea fans have taken to Conte with the sort of vigor usually reserved in England for homegrown talents like stalwart John Terry .

by | May 27, 2017 | 14:11

Gerard Pique wants Barca boss Luis Enrique (pic) to go out as a victor in the last ever competitive game at Atletico Madrid's Vicente Calderon stadium. Two areas will be set up for the teams' fans and all attendees are advised to arrive early to allow time to pass through security controls. As a result, Bet 365 are giving odds of 1/7 for Barcelona to win against Alaves to win the Copa Del Rey trophy.

by | May 27, 2017 | 13:32

When South Africa replied, Quinton de Kock fell early, skying Woakes to wicketkeeper Buttler, but Amla and Faf du Plessis added 112 inside 19. However, England bounced back strong, dismissing both the set batsmen in successive overs. Ali provided the innings with an ideal finish by lofting Chris Morris (2-61) over backward square leg for six as England scored 102 runs in the last 10 overs.

by | May 27, 2017 | 14:13

Chicago Cubs' Anthony Rizzo , left, celebrates with manager Joe Maddon after hitting a solo home run in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in Chicago. Left-hander Steven Okert gave up a leadoff triple to Heyward and left another pitch up that Jon Jay hit for a sacrifice fly. "Gosh, it's just probably a few more mistakes than he made a year ago", Bochy said.

by | May 27, 2017 | 15:02

Conte said: "I have two more years' contract with the club". Their annual failure to get past the round of 16 of the Champions League and mount a serious Premier League title challenge has become so predictable. I have two more years' contract with the club. Liverpool are the club who have been most frequently linked with the England global, and it is believed that manager Jurgen Klopp is a keen admirer of the dynamic midfielder.

by | May 27, 2017 | 13:02

But they displayed their superiority over the final two games to wrap up the series. The Eastern Conference series played a larger role in the big difference, but as the Playoffs progressed more, the West followed the example. With LeBron James just inches away from becoming the NBA's all-time leading playoff scorer, the No. 2 seed exploded on the Celtics in Boston .

by | May 27, 2017 | 13:59

Blue Jays 7, Rangers 6: Devon Travis hit his second career grand slam and Toronto posted its fourth straight win by defeating visiting Texas. Astros 2, Orioles 0: Jake Marisnick and Carlos Beltran each homered for Houston to back a solid start by Joe Musgrove in a win over visiting Baltimore.

by | May 27, 2017 | 13:00

The Heat rounded out the draft lottery with the 14th pick. While he's indirectly conceding the Celtics will select someone else - likely Washington's Markelle Fultz - at No. However, Draft Express' Jonathan Givony says that while Ball is the "heavy favorite" to be picked No. 2, LA is also debating another point guard: Kentucky's De'Aaron Fox.

by | May 27, 2017 | 13:27

The English Premier League giants did so just 11 hours after getting off a 24-hour flight, having played their final league match only three days earlier. The Brazilian added Liverpool's third seven minutes from the interval, deflecting the ball over the line after Sturridge had found space to cross from the right flank.

by | May 27, 2017 | 13:23

Inter Milan have been credited with an interest in Conte this summer but he has two years left on his current deal and is keen to sign an extension. Conte tells Italy's Premium TV that he intends "to respect the contract". He did a good job. The Gunners won 3-0 against Chelsea last September, but Antonio Conte's men inflicted revenge in a 3-1 Stamford Bridge win in February, Hazard scoring an impressive individual goal.

by | May 27, 2017 | 13:54

Twenty-two people were killed by a suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena on Monday night. Yet by leading United to victory in the League Cup and Europa League , and with the latter success yielding a Champions League place, he has brought back some of the swagger that vanished when Alex Ferguson retired in 2013.

by | May 27, 2017 | 14:38

Not everyone was convinced Antonio Conte had made the right move in bringing Luiz back to Stamford Bridge, last summer. Asked how he had helped under Antonio Conte to transform Chelsea from 10th in the table past year to potential double winners this season, he replied: "I am the magic, no?" Luiz has been integral to Chelsea's success this term and he has been the mainstay of their switch to three at the back with 33 Premier League appearances.

by | May 27, 2017 | 14:32

Ahead of tomorrow's final, Conte has defended his managerial rival and tipped Wenger to stay at the Emirates. Whether Arsene Wenger would write history by becoming the most successful manager in FA Cup or Antonio Conte be the one to do the much sought English cup double remains to be seen.

by | May 27, 2017 | 12:47

Pekka Rinne made 27 saves for the Predators , who continued their dominant surge through these Stanley Cup playoffs with a strong start and a gritty overtime effort after Hampus Lindholm's first playoff goal in two years tied it for the Ducks.

by | May 27, 2017 | 14:28

Arsene Wenger's team face Chelsea at Wembley on Saturday hoping to secure a trophy that would lift an otherwise disappointing season in which they missed out on qualifying for the Champions League . Mertesacker, 32, is set to play against Diego Costa for the first time since being sent off for a challenge on the Chelsea striker in league action in January past year.

by | May 27, 2017 | 13:22

Arsene Wenger stresses his loyalty to Arsenal and discusses the club's first Champions League exclusion in 20 years. Coutinho has shown in the past few weeks that he can also shine in a "no.8" role though, so it'll be interesting to see how Klopp decides to pick his team once new players are signed.

by | May 27, 2017 | 12:57

By contrast, Wenger has faced continued calls from disgruntled fans for him to end his nigh on 21-year tenure at Arsenal following another unsuccessful title bid and failing to qualify for next season's Champions League . "Only this season they missed out on the Champions League". I think he deserves to work with Arsenal because he showed, in these 20 years, he is a good manager.

by | May 27, 2017 | 13:32

Hayden was training on his bicycle near the Rimini coast in Italy where he was hit by a vehicle. The 35-year old American rider succumbed to injuries sustained when he was hit by a vehicle training on his bicycle last week. Hayden, nicknamed the "Kentucky Kid", won the 2006 MotoGP world title before moving to the Superbike World Championship for the 2016 season. Following the news, the family and Red Bull Honda WSB team released the following statement from Tommy Hayden , who flew in ...

by | May 27, 2017 | 13:10

Vettel ended the opening day of practice at the top of the timesheets after setting the fastest time ever recorded around the 3.3-kilometer long track . "Something went wrong in this session and we've just got to work out why". The 18-year-old Canadian crashed into the barriers near Casino Square, bringing the session to a brief halt while his vehicle was lifted off the track .

by | May 27, 2017 | 14:07

There hasn't been a Game 7 overtime since in the Final. The Cavaliers , who rallied from a 3-1 series deficit to beat the Warriors in last year's finals, set an National Basketball Association record in winning their 13th straight playoff series potential closeout game.