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by | June 01, 2017 | 17:04

Arizona's Gregor Blanco opened the game with a home run to center field off of Brewers starter Zach Davies. T.J. McFarland (2-0), who pitched a scoreless ninth, got the win. The Arizona Diamondbacks benefited from a disputed call at the plate that saved a run, then watched the bullpen blow a late, one-run lead. The Brewers activated right-hander Junior Guerra to take Braun's roster spot.

by | June 01, 2017 | 17:21

World number one Angelique Kerber's nightmare season hit a new low yesterday when, with expectations weighing heavily after a stellar 2016, she was dumped out of the French Open 6-2 6-2 by 40th-ranked Ekaterina Makarova . "I think I played well after six months off", said Kvitova, adding that she regarded herself as a victor already. Justine Henin fell in the 2004 second round and Serena Williams fell in the 2014 second round.

by | June 01, 2017 | 17:54

In the last game, Kerber had seven break points but Makarova fought off each one before holding to win. The 27-year-old had to undergo a four-hour operation to fix tendons and nerves in her left hand after sustaining knife wounds from an attacker at her home in Prostejov , Czech Republic, on December 20.

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:56

There's no one-day randomness of football or puck luck of hockey. According to the odds makers in Las Vegas and the number crunchers at analytical sites, the Warriors are the clear favorites to win the series after sweeping their way through the playoffs with a record-setting margin of victory of 16.3 points per game.

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:20

A police report claimed Woods was found asleep at the wheel and when officers spoke to him he had "extremely slow and slurred speech". The engine was running, the blinker was on and the auto had two flat tires along with some other damage , CBS 12 in West Palm Beach reported.

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:47

Quizzed if he had prepared a presentation for the meeting, Wenger was quoted by espnfc saying: "The best presentation is to watch the game. But I repeat Moses is an honest player and if there was this situation he was exhausted and he didn't want to cheat the referee ".

by | June 01, 2017 | 17:30

Despite the frustration of many fans and the numerous call for Wenger's sack, Arsenal do not consider this as his last contract with the club. In a statement on the club's website, Wenger said he was looking to the future with "optimism and excitement".

by | June 01, 2017 | 17:35

Imagine if LeBron beats them again for the second time in three years. The Warriors have dealt with adversity - particularly Durant's knee injury and coach Steve Kerr's absence caused by his ongoing back problems. Cleveland is 12-1. There are many who are convinced such top-heaviness is bad for the league. Curry shot 40.3 percent from the field and no-showed Game 7 with 17 points and two assists on 6-of-19 shooting from the field and 4-of-14 shooting from 3-point range.

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:59

Coulter-Nile said the wicket of SRH skipper David Warner by Piyush Chawla was the turning point of the match as the Australian is the most devastating batsman in the world. "We were 30 runs short". And Kieron Pollard and Pandya easily took the team across the finish line with 33 balls to spare. When KKR were 31 for the loss of five wickets after the seventh over, things were looking really bad.

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:36

Seven strokes back entering the round, the Swede made six birdies and holed a 6-foot eagle putt on No. 18 to complete what he described as "probably the best round of my life". After Singh birdied 18, Langer tapped in for par and a one-shot victory. But, on the 18th hole, Kisner rallied from a poor fairway drive to par the last hole to win the tournament at -10.

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:22

After giving up four goals on 11 shots in Game 1 , he allowed four more on 25 shots in Game 2 . While the Predators lost Game 1 , many fans remained optimistic about Nashville's hopes of winning its first Stanley Cup . "We're looking at ourselves". We tried to shift the focus. "So we're going back home and we're going to win the next game and we'll see what happens after there".

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:53

Wednesday's Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final looked like a largely even contest between the Nashville Predators and Pittsburgh Penguins at the end of the second period. Some goals, like the ones Jake Guentzel and Scott Wilson somehow eked through Rinne's wickets, have just been frankly hard to explain for the goaltender that the Predators say has been their MVP.

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:02

The 25-year-old Sweden internationsl played a major role in the newly promoted RB Leipzig side finishing second behind Bayern Munich this season and has naturally attracted interest of clubs across Europe. "I will not comment on the clubs involved". Alexis Sanchez is not the only player set to be at the heart of a tug-of-war between Arsenal and Bayern Munich this summer, with news breaking this afternoon that both clubs have made substantial bids for one of the Bundesliga's breakout stars.

by | June 01, 2017 | 15:59

The Predators won 6-3 to advance to the Stanley Cup Championship. Guentzel was also the hero in Game 1 , beating Rinne to break a 3-3 tie with just over three minutes left in regulation. Penguins center Nick Bonino is back for the second period of Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final after taking a puck to his left ankle or foot in the first.

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:31

Even after a career season and an all-time Super Bowl performance, James White didn't expect to leave the 2017 National Football League offseason with a new contract in hand. I'm trying to put that in the past. "I just have to get focused on this year", he said. "I'm just very excited to have the opportunity.I just want to continue to work and continue to become a better player each and every day".

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:10

Or has it? On one hand, the Celtics have made a huge leap, emerging as one of the National Basketball Association teams to be reckoned with. Patience followed by timely underpayments is the flawless recipe for rebuilding without tanking. 1 pick Markelle Fults or trade the draft pick? So if they are going to consider any deals that involve draft picks in this year's draft, they have to "evaluate the whole draft" as Ainge said.

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:35

Yet while Ronaldo's infectious confidence will sweep through Zidane's side, Serie A title winners Juventus are unbeaten in Europe this season and are going to their second final in three years having conceded only three goals. I always dreamed I'd play a Champions League final , but never in my home town. "We had great conviction in our abilities two years ago and the same is the case this time around".

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:23

Whilst the industrious midfielder has enjoyed a good season, the return of Cesc Fabregas to top form and the rumours of a summer move for Monaco's Tiemoue Bakayoko could be troubling. "Here, everyone is powerful now". The scenery has changed. It seems increasingly likely that Fulham wonderkid Ryan Sessegnon will be moving this summer and The Express says that it's now a two-way bun fight for his services between Tottenham and Liverpool.

by | June 01, 2017 | 15:41

The finalists reached this point with a combined playoff record of 24-1. Both teams come into the contest on a major roll. Draymond Green drew a clear line about how he sees LeBron James' legacy during an interview on ABC's Good Morning America .

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:59

Jupiter police released the dash-cam footage Wednesday night. Woods couldn't raise one leg 6 inches off the round. After 24 minutes into the tests, at 3am, he was handcuffed and sent to jail. He also appears to be unaware of his surroundings. Somers insisted she was in Los Angeles all weekend spending time with her mother, and that she never met the famous golfer.

by | June 01, 2017 | 15:06

Major League Baseball said both players planned to appeal, so the suspensions weren't to begin with Tuesday night's game between the clubs. "They're gonna find anything to say about everything involving a brawl." "I don't want to go into a baseball game trying to fight somebody, especially when it's in the past, so in the past it's not even relevant anymore, " Harper said .

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:16

The Catalan side, however, proved less reliable against supposedly weaker opposition, dropping points against Real Betis, Real Sociedad , Celta Vigo , Deportivo La Coruna, Alaves and Malaga . Real Madrid stars Gareth Bale and Luka Modric had their La Liga title celebrations dampened on Sunday when they discovered that the champions are not presented with their trophy until months have passed.

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:48

What I want above all is for everything to be clear."If the coach no longer counts on me, if he thinks the other players there are better, it is good that he says so". From that, everything will be clearer in my head", the France worldwide midfielder replied when asked what he hopes will come out of the talks. "After that, we will see how all parties see the future".

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:22

The video, obtained and broadcast by United States media last night, also shows Woods slurring his words as he is asked to say the alphabet and failing to keep his eyes on a light being held up by one of the policemen who arrested him. When asked where he was coming from, Woods said, according to USA Today, "Jupiter", but when asked again he said, "LA". The 14-time major champion was arrested at 2:49 a.m.

by | June 01, 2017 | 15:57

Other significant results as the years second Grand Slam tournament began: Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova played — and won — her first match since being stabbed by an intruder at her home in December; Venus Williams began her 20th appearance at Roland Garros with a victory; and Rio Olympics gold medalist Monica Puig eliminated 2015 U.S.

by | June 01, 2017 | 15:41

LeBron James offered his first public comments Wednesday after his Los Angeles-area home was vandalized by a racial slur. Someone painted over the slur before officers arrived to investigate, Sandoval said. James bought the house in 2015 for roughly $20.9 million. Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) directs players against the Boston Celtics during the second half in game two of the Eastern conference finals of the NBA Playoffs at TD Garden.

by | June 01, 2017 | 16:11

CAS has exclusively amended the fine that the club Atlético de Madrid was ordered to pay to a total amount of CHF 550,000. Furthermore, the club Atlético de Madrid has been given a period of 90 days in which to regularise the situation of all minor players concerned.

by | June 01, 2017 | 14:48

They broke several records, becoming the first team in franchise history not to record a single shot in a period of a Final game and creating a new low for the fewest number of shots ever scored in a SCF victory. So cool and poised in the crease, Murray gobbled up every puck he saw and, unlike Rinne, did not allow many second-chance opportunities. Fish were thrown during the Western Conference finals against Anaheim as well, though not during away games.

by | June 01, 2017 | 14:47

Not that James is headed into battle with Irving and a bunch of blanks. Love was a minor factor in last year's Finals . You have LeBron James on your side. "But at the end of the day winning a championship is winning a championship". And remember.as I always say, the Cavs have LeBron. If it produces no drama, this will be hands down, the worst National Basketball Association season of all time.

by | June 01, 2017 | 14:46

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger could be given in excess of £150m ($190m) to spend on transfers this summer after he agreed to extend his stay at the club by two more years, reports say. "Once the game starts and you are a fan, you stand behind the team, that is what I have not accepted this season and I will never accept it", he said.

by | June 01, 2017 | 14:58

Rinne allowed four goals on 11 shots in Game One and has allowed 20 goals over his past six games after conceding just 16 over his first 11 playoff games. The Penguins are a great team and could easily put up some big numbers in game two while Nashville either wilts or comes back from a disappointing result in the opener.

by | June 01, 2017 | 14:39

With extensive time off between games, it is important to maintain the routine and structure of the season, yet give players the mental and physical break they need. Obviously shots are falling. BENCHES: The Warriors have a mix of young and old, from Pat McCaw and Ian Clark to JaVale McGee and David West and Shaun Livingston.

by | June 01, 2017 | 14:28

Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry dribbles during an NBA basketball practice, Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. The four-time scoring champion is the biggest addition to a team favored to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Finals starting Thursday in Oakland, and he is not about to change anything in his approach.

by | June 01, 2017 | 14:10

Let us enjoy this win and not worry about the future", he said afterward. It was also the first time that the final of the FA Cup had to be decided on penalties. Arsenal lifted their third FA Cup in four seasons as they beat an underwhelming Chelsea side in an exciting clash at Wembley . Alexis Sanchez opened the scoring at Wembley with a controversial goal having appeared to handle the ball in the build-up to his effort - which had originally been chalked out for offside before ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 14:19

The lead changed hands again when Day recovered from finding the trees off the 15th tee to hole out from the bunker for an unlikely birdie, only for the Australian to need three putts from the fringe at the par-five next. This was the North Carolina resident's first cash at the Nelson in two tries (MC/2012) and fifth top 25 of the season in 17 starts, first top 10. With a 3-over total and needing at least one birdie, Spieth finished with consecutive pars.