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by | May 31, 2017 | 12:38

The skipper added: "That is the hallmark of this team, especially this year". While RPS needed four runs off the last ball to win the game, Daniel Christian struck it on the leg side and signalled Washington Sundar to run for three, which would tie the game.

by | May 31, 2017 | 11:39

Although he ruled himself out of Game 1, Kerr left the door open to returning during the rematch of the last two NBA Finals . "I'm not ready to coach yet", Kerr told reporters on Monday. The series will feature a number of compelling individual matchups, most notably James versus Durant at small forward, Kyrie Irving versus Curry at point guard and Kevin Love versus Draymond Green at power forward.

by | May 31, 2017 | 12:20

Wenger berated those fans who had called for his exit during matches in the latter part of the season, but said he does not have to hold it against them in the long-run. "I'm sure he wants the best for the team and if he thinks that is the way to go you have to go with it, we are a team". 'Honestly, I did not see the situation.

by | May 31, 2017 | 12:01

Pic: Getty ImagesSpeculations pertaining Arsene Wenger's future has been put to rest as he has verbally agreed to stay on as manager for two more years - extending his over two decade reign at the club. Arsenal have got a long way to go at the moment, they're a long way behind. "I invite you to live with me one day and one thing you can not question is my commitment".

by | May 31, 2017 | 11:58

Speculation has been rife that the Arsenal board have presented Wenger with a two year contract extension, however, as fans have raged against the manager in another frustrating season, Wenger has so far not put pen to paper. Arsenal finished fifth in the league, having crashed out of the Champions League following a 10-2 aggregate defeat to Bayern Munich. Could Wenger turn his back on Arsenal? Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger , on Monday met with the club's majority owner, Stan ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 11:12

The Senators made things interesting by scoring late in the third period - a double-deflection goal that wasn't Murray's fault - but overall, Sullivan's choices panned out and the Penguins' pursuit of a second consecutive title is still very much alive.

by | May 31, 2017 | 12:29

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has admitted he was "worried" after Chelsea equalised in Saturday's FA Cup final . "We are at the end of the season and many players are exhausted and there is a lot of pressure". After the final, Wenger was once again critical of those Arsenal fans who have been demonstrating against him during matches this season. "Fair play to him, he changed the system".

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:48

Bale is seeking the third Champions League triumph of his Madrid career after lifting the trophy in 2014 and 2016. Although he described the final as "very special" he will accept that. "At the time there was not a stadium big enough, I don't think". The question of whether Zinedine Zidane will field Bale at the Millenium Stadium or high-flying Spanish midfielder Isco has dominated the Spanish media before Saturday's final, where Real are bidding to become the first team to successfully ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 11:59

Wenger made it clear that he runs the show after the Wembley win, but Kroenke will find a way to keep Gazidis sweet in the negotiations over the future direction of the club. And I don't think Arsene can let go. Despite the agreement, Arsenal's board want Wenger to make changes to his management style and want the Frenchman to avoid a repeat of last summer's chaotic transfer window.

by | May 31, 2017 | 11:25

Defending champion Novak Djokovic enjoyed a winning French Open start under new coach Andre Agassi yesterday, cruising past Spain's Marcel Granollers 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 in the first round. And it definitely makes sense. "I feel at home because I have a great relationship with all the girls that are working here, with a lot of people that are running the event".

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:53

It was 37.6 percent to 34.0 percent for the Cavaliers in their wins, 42.7 percent to 26.1 percent for the Warriors in the Golden State wins. A student of the game , he's old school with a fresh perspective. Lue's defensive strategy to this point in the playoffs has been to neutralize the opponents' top player. And if Thompson and Iguodala are successful at making winning plays for them throughout it, the second title in three years they seek should be theirs.

by | May 31, 2017 | 11:02

It wasn't a Sidney Crosby injury that stopped game play during the first game of the Stanley Cup finals Monday night at PPG Arena in Pittsburgh . We hate the result. That put the game away, gave the Penguins an improbable 1-0 lead in the series and certainly left the Predators feeling deflated and frustrated.

by | May 31, 2017 | 11:50

The 67-year-old reportedly met with club owner Stan Kroenke to discuss his future after the London club finished outside the top four for the first time in 21 years. Arsenal went on to win 2-1 to claim their third FA Cup in four seasons and 13th overall. A vocal minority of Arsenal fans were exasperated by underwhelming results during the season, with Bayern Munich notoriously destroying them by a 10-2 aggregate margin in the Champions League in March.

by | May 31, 2017 | 12:01

If the Celtics were playing with house money heading into the series, they are flush with it again as they return to the Garden. Always aware, he walked back on defense after the historic shot with one finger held high in the air. That being that the gap between them and the defending champion Cavs remains monstrous. On top of all of that, President of Basketball Operations Danny Ainge is a shrewd decision-maker who is well-aware of the task facing his team if they want to be mentioned with ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 11:41

The degree of difficulty was off the charts, but that didn't matter to Kyrie, who led the Cavs to a 112-99 victory and left the Celtics on the brink of elimination. James, however, wasn't the best player on the floor in Game 4. Four players scored in double figures for Boston in the defeat on Tuesday night, but the top-seed couldn't hold on to an early 16 point lead.

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:06

Chancellor Merkel has been around the political block more than a few times, and she is not now biting the hand that feeds (bear in mind, too, America's huge importance for German business ). Merkel is also signaling to conservatives in her party who are deeply skeptical about some of Macron's bolder ideas for the euro zone that they must be prepared to compromise.

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:25

But his bold charge - a 5-under 65 - was not enough to hold off Kevin Kisner, who shot a 66 and finished with a 10-under 270. Spieth shot 5-under 65 and birdied 15 but finished with three straight pars to remain 9 under. He routinely outdrove the 59-year-old Langer by 30 yards and got up-and-down for birdie on the par-5 18th to maintain his one-shot advantage. He slipped further back with a bogey at the par-four 12th, but rallied to birdie two of his last three holes to finish three shots ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 11:39

Play will start on all courts from 10 a.m. (BST). He again went 4-1 up before a wobble saw him fail to convert eight set-points at 5-3. Prior to the tournament, Rafael Nadal said he considers Paris his second home due to the past success at Roland Garros.

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:02

Failure to qualify for the Champions League for the first time since 1996 increased the pressure, before Arsenal and Wenger won the FA Cup by beating Chelsea 2-1 on Saturday. For much of the season, Wenger - who is out of contract next month - and the club have publicly refused to announce their intentions. That's why I said it's not about popularity, it's about outcome.

by | May 31, 2017 | 11:35

Onyekuru has just come off the back of a superb campaign that saw him score 20 league goals to finish as the Belgian top flights leading goal-scorer. "Henry (Onyekuru) is close to becoming a Gunner, the transfer fee has been agreed and his weekly wages and other personal terms have been agreed." a source close to Onyekuru revealed .

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:44

Reigning French Open champion Garbine Muguruza breezed into the second round today with a straight-sets win over 2010 Roland Garros victor Francesca Schiavone . In the deciding set, Fourlis saved two of three match points but Wozniacki ultimately came out on top. The Frenchman failed to protect a break lead in the second set.

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:07

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos has broken Atletico Madrid hearts and silenced fans of Napoli and Barcelona so few people would be surprised if he cements his reputation on the biggest stage in Saturday's Champions League final against Juventus .

by | May 31, 2017 | 11:21

But Bashir is a massive fan of the former Indian skipper, MS Dhoni as well. On the other hand, India's sports minister Vijay Goel bashed BCCI for holding the meeting with PCB , and said the governing body should first talk to the government before giving any proposal to Pakistan.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:45

Nashville became the first team since the National Hockey League began tracking the stat in 1957 to hold a team without a shot for an entire period during the Stanley Cup Final. Part of his job title is to alert coach Mike Sullivan when to challenge a call. "We hate the result". After Subban intercepted a careless mid-ice clearance by the Penguins, he passed the puck forward for Filip Forsberg .

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:27

Kerr , 51, travelled with the Warriors for the final two games of the Western Conference Finals in San Antonio . Heading into June, the feeling remains fresh for Warriors fans. But the Warriors still have a ton of depth to call upon if Thompson does continue to struggle. In the postseason, Curry got to warm-up against Oakland's own Damian Lillard.

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:22

Citing that he would only accept an offer in the billion dollar range, LaVar Ball nixed offers from the major corporations and chose to release the ZO2, Lonzo's signature shoe under LaVar's Big Baller Brand . So, I don't want to say anything that way, but he does get a persona that's just totally not him. "He's a great locker room guy, and he just leads by example, and he gets people to follow".

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:46

Board members are due to give their assent to those plans. It appears as though Wenger remains in charge of his future at the Emirates, a situation only mirrored by former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson, who decided his own fate when he retired in 2013.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:45

After further review, Pittsburgh was right. The hottest goaltender in the playoffs was only tested 11 times in 58 minutes - and lost. When Guentzel ended an eight-game goalless drought and Nick Bonino picked up his second goal on an empty-netter, the Penguins were in control as they try to become the first team since Detroit in 1998 to win back-to-back Cups.

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:11

He's been around for a long time now and he knows what to do to win matches. "And last year during Bercy that's when I reached No. 1 for first time, so I've got very good memories from Paris last year, and I'll try and have another good one year this year".

by | May 31, 2017 | 09:39

Singh's distance off the tee allowed him to attack Trump National's par 5s, where he'd made birdies 12 out of 16 times. Langer stayed close to Singh despite an off day by his standards. "I'm excited where my game is at this point and looking forward to hopefully a couple of more good years on the PGA Tour Champions". "But I missed a lot of putts out there".

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:39

Jake Guentzel, Penguins - Guentzel's 10 playoff goals lead the league. The Penguins were leading 3-0 last night during the second period of Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final . The power-play goal allowed was just the second in the past 24 kills for the Penguins PK, a unit that became a strength for them in the Eastern Conference final against Ottawa.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:44

Just four minutes into the game it appeared that the Predators had taken an early lead, but upon further review, the goal was controversially waved off because Nashville was offside. "Being down 3-0 to the Stanley Cup champions, coming back and tying it up with an opportunity to win the hockey game is definitely something to build on".Through the first two rounds of the playoffs, Nashville G Pekka Rinne has also been much more consistent than Anaheim's 24-year-old John Gibson.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:54

The golf great instead had taken a cocktail of medications, and they were cited on the police report as: Vicodin, Solarex, Torix and Vioxx. Two breathalyzer tests showed Woods' blood alcohol content to be zero, according to the report. Police discovered Woods buckled into his 2015 vehicle, which was running with the brake lights and right turn signal flashing, on Military Trail south of Indian Creek Parkway.

by | May 31, 2017 | 08:52

Despite a recovery which saw them win eight of their last nine league matches, the Gunners finished fifth in the table and failed to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 20 years. 'We are at the end of the season and a lot of players are exhausted and then there is a lot of pressure'. That is why he said if Chelsea must sell him, it wouldn't be to any other club out of Europe...in particular he wants to return to his old club Athletico Madrid.

by | May 31, 2017 | 10:27

That's got to be an agreement, sharing, and at the moment some clubs are more comfortable with it than others. "One of the dangers, I guess, is the perception of it being leaked". As he prepares for contrasting tests against Scotland and France , the England manager highlighted his self-belief by revealing that he had not consulted Rashford's manager, José Mourinho, about his plans for the Manchester United youngster, or even contacted Wayne Rooney to tell him he was again excluded.