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by | May 28, 2017 | 22:05

Murray, who lost to Djokovic in last year's final , looked unhappy during his practice session on Friday, but seemed to be more in the groove on Saturday playing against David Goffin of Belgium. "One of the things I felt like I needed is new inspiration, someone that knows exactly what I'm going through, you know, on the court, off the court", said Djokovic .

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:10

Taking full advantage of generous, if grim-faced, support from his team-mate Kimi Raikkonen , who led from pole position until the pit-stops, the four-time champion came home 3.1 seconds clear of the Finn in glorious Mediterranean sunshine.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:31

In the men's singles, it has only happened once when Stefan Edberg made a quicker than expected exit in 1990. "I mean, on clay I'm really not feeling so good, especially on my movement, because, I don't know, I can not slide so good", Kerber said.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:08

And when you see the other auto is capable of making it work and you can't think of why you aren't able to and it feels it's like a mystery, because none of us can really understand it. Everyone opted for ultrasofts just like in Q1, and Raikkonen set the first time on 1m12.780s. Vettel's joy appeared not to be shared by Raikkonen who remained evasive in interviews after the race and, under specific questions, conceded that it was not his idea to be the first to pit when he was leading.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:54

In the history of the National Basketball Association, nearly every eventual champion had to climb through another team in their conference to get to the mountain top. We've got to come out and play. Cleveland won by one on Christmas Day, Golden State prevailed by 35 on January 16. "This is great learning for how far we have to go", Stevens said.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:21

The German failed to win a match in her last tournament - falling to unheralded Estonian qualifier Anett Kontaveit in the second round in Rome after being granted a first-round bye. The 14-time Grand Slam champion was drawn in the same half as defending champion Novak Djokovic , Milos Raonic and up-and-coming Dominic Thiem on Friday.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:58

The Opinium and ComRes polls published on Saturday showed the lead of May's ruling Conservative Party had slipped to 10 and 12 percentage points respectively. "Many experts, including professionals in our intelligence and security services, have pointed to the connections between wars our government has supported or fought in other countries, such as Libya, and terrorism here at home", he said.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:33

Europa League glory also means United join Ajax , Bayern Munich and Juventus as the only clubs to have won all three major UEFA trophies, including the now-defunct European Cup Winners' Cup, as well as the Club World Cup or the Intercontinental Cup.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:51

But, Formula One champion Fernando Alonso chose to bypass the Monaco Grand Prix to race at Indianapolis. We can't possibly imagine how Fernando Alonso made up his mind. "He actually hit the wall here but continued on, eventually finishing third". He missed the rest of the 2015 season. "I've always said I am a professional race vehicle driver and not always have raced where I wanted to race".

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:04

Antonio Conte lamented "two key moments" that shattered Chelsea's hopes of a double after Saturday's 2-1 defeat against Arsenal at Wembley . Luiz has a FA Cup winners' medal, but he missed the 2012 final with a hamstring injury before returning as Chelsea lifted the European Cup.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:42

And in Game 7, with LeBron James scoring a triple double plus a massive block and the dagger three-point shot from Kyrie Irving , the Cavaliers won the game and the title, ending a sports championship drought the city of Cleveland had been living under since 1964.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:50

What Chelsea and Conte accomplished this season should be celebrated. 'We just want to win games, we know that every year they have some injuries in Arsenal . Everything. I hope to have the same opportunities. "It's a pity we did not win the FA Cup but we must be proud". Earlier, Chelsea cancelled their Premier League victory parade, which was due to take place on Sunday.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:35

They dropped the three Garden games by a combined 88 points. Not for a minute. Bradley scored 23 points on Thursday night, but for the third time in as many home games the Boston Celtics were trounced by LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers .

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:07

The London-based club, which completed its season with a 5-1 victory over Sunderland on Sunday, was originally scheduled to hold its parade on Sunday, May 28. Now, with Nigeria in a strong position to reach the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation thanks to two goals from Moses against Algeria in November, he has emerged as a real contender to be named African player of the year.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:26

Kvitova, the 15th seed and a semi-finalist in Roland Garros in 2012, fired nine aces and 31 winners past Boserup, making her debut at the tournament at the age of 25. Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic returns the ball to Julia Boserup, of the U.S, in their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Sunday, May 28, 2017 in Paris.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:48

Rooney could not say if the game would be his last in a Manchester United shirt. "Who cares who finished second, third or fourth in the Premier League? ". Wayne Rooney recently suggested to The Manchester Evening News that Manchester United have had a better season than Tottenham Hotspur . Zlatan Ibrahimovic's future is unclear as United's injured top scorer is out of contract this summer, when Michael Carrick - awarded a testimonial - also sees his deal at expire.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:17

The Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers will meet in the NBA Finals . And in Game 7, with LeBron James notching a triple double plus a massive block and the dagger three-point shot from Kyrie Irving , the Cavaliers won the game and the title, ending a sports championship drought the city of Cleveland had been living under since 1964.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:49

James, who was joined on the podium by teammates, pointed out that it is a special moment for Deron Williams and Kyle Korver , two veterans heading for their first Finals. "I did pretty much everything that MJ did when I was a kid", he said. We obviously see that the team to get past is Cleveland , and right now we're not there, we're not where we need to be.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:48

Some of these rule changes include a shorter overtime period, more leniency regarding touchdown celebrations , and a shorter cut-down period in the preseason. Overtime isn't the only change coming. While the league is trying to become more relax on touchdown celebrations , "offensive demonstrations, celebrations that are prolonged and delay the game, and those directed at an opponent, will still be penalized".

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:23

It was the final competitive match at Atletico Madrid's Vicente Calderon Stadium, which will be demolished to give way to a housing complex. Enrique, who'll be off to a new job or a year of rest starting this summer, completed three seasons at the Nou Camp, winning two league titles, 3 Spanish Cups and the Champions League once.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:10

He passed van der Mark in the closing stages to snatch third, with Alex Lowes (Pata Yamaha) slotting into fifth ahead of Leon Camier on the MV Agusta. Rea finished 0.364 of a second behind Sykes, and Davies 0.697 seconds back. A good performance by Cluzel saw him bring it home third, for his second podium of the season.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:17

No one knows what's going to happen... unless unpredictable results are the expectation. Perhaps the most likely player to cause an upset in Paris is Alexander Zverev , who won the tournament in Rome at the expense of Novak Djokovic .

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:19

James and the Cavs have a monster task ahead of them in the next round. For the third straight season, the Cavaliers and Warriors will square off with a championship on the line. "The team to get past is Cleveland , and right now we're not there". After the Warriors beat the Cavs for their first title in 40 years in 2015, Cleveland got revenge last season with a comeback from 3-1 down to give the city its first major championship since 1964.

by | May 28, 2017 | 21:07

Kunitz scored in double overtime to lift Pittsburgh over the Ottawa Senators 3-2 in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final on Thursday night. The Nashville Predators and Pittsburgh Penguins meet Monday in game one of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals at the PPG Paints Arena.

by | May 28, 2017 | 19:48

Luiz described his return to Chelsea in a reported £32m deal two years after leaving as "a risk, " having been unable to shed the "PlayStation" footballer image coined by Gary Neville , who has since revised his thoughts and lauded the Brazilian this season .

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:02

The trio were on 137, seven-under par , after 36 holes, on Friday (May 26), a shot clear of Germany's Max Kieffer and three ahead of a clutch of players including 2015 victor An Byeong-Hun of South Korea and Lee Westwood who is looking to win this title at his 24th attempt.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:52

To say the Boston Celtics had a bad Eastern Conference finals would be an understatement. Cleveland's 4-1 series win gives it a 12-1 record this postseason and sets up a third consecutive matchup with Western Conference champion Golden State , the team it beat in the Finals last season to claim the franchise's first championship.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:14

Does this cup make the city of Manchester a little bit happier? Speaking to BT Sport on Wednesday night, Ferdinand said: "I don't think Rooney would be happy with this season". "I think it's probably my weakness as a manager, that it's hard for me to understand people with a different mentality to what I have". Jurgen Klopp is also thought to be interested in the centre-back.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:14

There is intrinsic value in the Indy 500's long relationship with ABC, as evidenced by a marathon of past races that have played this week on ESPN Classic. "One hour session you have a lot of things happening, everything is very compressed. But it's not in my control". Alonso is their star driver, but he's not competing at the highest level because of it.

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:18

The FAW confirmed on Friday that the Principality Stadium roof will be shut for the match between Juventus and Real Madrid on June 3, following talks with authorities. The 2017 Champions League Final will be played with the roof on at the Millenium Stadium in Cardiff next weekend. "These extensive security measures, details of which have previously been shared with both the public and the media, will ensure that the UEFA Champions League Final, UEFA Women's Champions League Final, UEFA ...

by | May 28, 2017 | 19:44

The 33-point rout was the worst loss when facing elimination in Celtics history. 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 .

by | May 28, 2017 | 19:51

Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf was fined $10,000 USA on Saturday for apparently using a homophobic slur during Game 4 of the Western Conference finals. Nashville and Anaheim split the first two games of the Western Conference finals. "But you just have to go out and win one". "It's awesome playing in front of him, and it's been unbelievable".

by | May 28, 2017 | 20:41

His speed is his best attribute, and he has proven that he can play on the biggest stages as he scored 39 points in the NCAA Tournament against Ball and UCLA . King will probably be mocked once again a year from now, when the Celtics - again - get Brooklyn's first-round pick. The team will still give its 2018 first round pick to the Philadelphia 76ers , which means that tanking will no longer be beneficial for the 2017-18 season.

by | May 28, 2017 | 19:02

So it's Cavaliers-Warriors, exactly as expected. And the Cleveland Cavalier's frontman couldn't hide his excitement after the game. Thomas said it won't be easy to remain idle this summer. You can make the case that James' all-round greatness hasn't simply inspired a generation of youngsters - it has been the impetus for the creation of his toughest impediment to a fourth championship ring.

by | May 28, 2017 | 19:57

The famed United Kingdom sportsbook has posted its odds ahead of Game 5 and bettors have an excellent chance to win some lucrative cash with the home team . "We have to go in with a bunker mentality that we had in Game 1 and Game 2, to go out and do what we do, but we have to defend", James said. "I don't have to score to make an impact on a game and that was my mindset when I started playing, if I'm not scoring how can I still make an impact on the game ? ".