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by | June 03, 2017 | 05:05

It will also see loads of fantastic player's on show during the game but when it comes to choosing a combined XI between the sides - who would get in? They did it to Barcelona and they will do it to their Spanish rivals too. "But we're here and we're going to try to do everything possible to win". I have to exclude that, so as a result it will be a much more special game for me, but I intend to play it without having any regrets.

by | June 03, 2017 | 05:07

Buffon will be 39 years and 126 days old on Saturday, whereas fellow Italian great Paolo Maldini was 38 years and 331 days when he skippered Milan to victory against Liverpool in 2007. "He's a good person, he worries about the others, and what's really important is what he does professionally", Zidane told a press conference at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff on Friday.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:39

All of which was good news for Murray on a day when he played his best tennis in at least a month. The 53rd-ranked Kontaveit beat Muguruza the last time they played, in a clay-court tournament in Stuttgart, Germany , in April. "After that, he talks to me of respect. Then he was running around like a rabbit in the fifth set", Lokoli said. A few games earlier, Klizan had celebrated loudly after Lokoli double-faulted to give him a 5-2 lead in the decider.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:54

Ivan Perisic has agreed terms over a contract worth £85,000-a-week with Manchester United after a £45m deal was sealed with Inter Milan , according to reports in Italy via the Express . Perisic has enjoyed an impressive season for Inter, scoring 11 goals and providing 12 assists in 42 appearances across all competitions. The confirmation of Atletico Madrid's transfer ban means that the France worldwide is staying in La Liga, which forces Mourinho to focus on other targets.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:37

After allowing the Cavaliers 52 points on 39.5 percent shooting in the first half, Golden State held Cleveland to 32 percent shooting and 20 points in the third period. He also stared her down after making a three-pointer a few minutes later. The Warriors won Game 1 by 22 points, despite getting just 15 total points from Draymond Green and Klay Thompson .

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:19

Zach Smith, of Crafton, Pa., covers his Stanley Cup replica as he waits in the rain outside PPG Paints Arena before Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Nashville Predators , Wedne. Only two other goalies in Stanley Cup playoff history have required fewer games to notch playoff win No. 20 - Hockey Hall of Famers Bill Durnan (26 games, 1944-47) and Patrick Roy (27 games, 1986-88).

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:48

Even though RPS managed to restrict MI for just 129 runs, Mumbai Indians put in their best bowling to lift the trophy. Dan Christian (4) then swung a full length delivery to backward square but could only manage two runs, handing Mumbai a nerve-jangling victory.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:27

LeBron James bit on a pump fake and got no help as Kevin Durant drove to the basket for one of his several uncontested dunks. The Warriors' prized free agent signing did not disappoint in his first trip to the NBA Finals since 2012, consistently getting to the rim and often throwing down uncontested dunks.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:33

After the competition, she said, "It is like a dream come true". "If you try your best, you're a victor", said Vinay, in an interview after her win . NPR adds that she is both the youngest-ever finalist and first in four years to win without a tiebreaker. As with any intense competition, the bee was full of rapidly swinging emotions.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:59

A knee injury sidelined Pablo Sandoval for over a month before he returned to the lineup and highlighted a three-hit performance with an RBI single as part of a four-run sixth inning in Wednesday's 4-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox. "I went down. Nothing insane", he said. Rodriguez had been a reliable if unspectacular piece in the Boston rotation, entering Thursday's game with a 2.77 ERA and coming off six scoreless innings against the Mariners in his previous outing.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:59

Day 6 of the 2017 French Open at Stade Roland Garros has come to a close. Friday's victory was his most one-sided at Roland Garros, where he is speeding towards a 10th title. "It is always great to celebrate my birthday here", said Nadal. But the partnership with his uncle, one of the most successful and longest in tennis , will come to an end.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:23

At the moment I think we should focus on the short-term; on the last game and the cup final. The 67-year-old Frenchman has constantly refused to give a definitive answer on whether his current contract, which expires at the end of the season, is to be renewed.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:23

As soon he got rid of it, he started scoring. But Thompson is not anxious about his shooting woes, at least not until the Warriors start losing games. The series will be a short one if that doesn't change. After the game, Durant played it "cool" and denied any memory of the stare down. Sports commentator Jeff Van Gundy exposed his own inner fanboy when she happened to walk past him, completely missing a play and not giving the slightest damn: "I don't know about that , but Rihanna ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:35

Smith is keen to avoid a repeat this time . Further rain during the innings break saw the target being revised to 235 runs off 33 overs. "We still had a lot of work to do and they've got a quality bowling attack". New Zealand finished their innings but Australia were 53 for the loss of three wickets when rain arrived and after an inspection, umpires called off the game.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:11

And that's what happened - in tennis terms - to the Georgian when he took on the irrepressible Spaniard in the French Open third round here Friday. "I was expecting a hard game with a lot of rallies from the baseline, because the conditions are heavy", Djokovic said moments after his win.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:50

This time, with his team trailing 2-1 in a series that's seen them score only three goals in three games, he made the decision to sit Fleury down. I think seeing the way we played, hopefully thats something we can build off of.”. Boucher observed slippage during a second-round series against NY with players "sniffing" out extra offensive zone opportunities and the Rangers capitalized with breakaways and odd-man rushes before ultimately falling in six games.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:20

The Cavs were actually successful in limiting the Warriors three-point game holding them to just 10-for-30 from behind the arc but losing the turnover battle by such a large margin made this one nearly impossible to win for the CAvs. It was hard to keep your eyes on the ball during Game 1 of the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers . " That's something we have to limit going forward", Irving said afterwards.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:59

What a dominant NBA Finals opener with the Warriors . LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers got their butts handed to them in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. Per ABC News , Kerr has been dealing with symptoms related to back surgery he underwent two years ago. The Cavs' dynamic duo combined for 52 points in Game 1, just 14 more than Durant had by himself.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:10

New Zealand were on course for a score well above 300 while Williamson was at the crease in an innings reduced to 46 overs because of the rain. That dismissal led to a stunning collapse as Williamson's side lost their last seven wickets for 37 runs in less than six overs as Hazlewood rampaged through the tail.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:40

Take, for instance, the approach from the two goaltenders. As the Senators prepare to face the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final Thursday, the goaltender could move into elite company if he can help get Ottawa to the Stanley Cup final .

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:24

Mushfiqur holed out in the deep next ball, but Bangladesh still had the momentum to pass 300. Tamim (128) put on 166 runs for the third wicket with Mushfiqur Rahim (79), passing his ninth one-day worldwide hundred from 111 balls as he paced an assault which brought Bangladesh 83 in the last 10 overs - despite the dismissal of both set batsmen to successive Liam Plunkett deliveries.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:16

The result of Woakes' check confirmed the strain and the 28-year-old's tournament was announced as being over by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Friday. Betting is suspended once the match begins. Alex Hales made 95 and captain Eoin Morgan 75 not out as hosts England overhauled their target of 306 with 16 balls to spare, the highest successful run-chase in the tournament's history.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:02

The first game was played in Turin and Alvaro Morata, a previous Madrid player, (who was later bought back and is presently plying his trade for the Los Blanco), opened the scores for Juventus . Italian football might have looked very different over the last two decades if an impressionable 12-year-old had not been captivated by the Cameroon goalkeeper at the 1990 World Cup.

by | June 03, 2017 | 04:05

He faces charges including assault, aggravated harassment and criminal trespass. When security tried to intervene, Oakley allegedly cursed at them, and the altercation quickly escalated into a brawl as the two guards tried to toss him from the stadium.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:54

When I leave here today, I'm going drive to Wilshire Boulevard, get out of my vehicle, and throw the keys to my auto to some white or Latino man who's going to say, 'Mr. "It's not tough being Jason Whitlock ". Whitlock did not reply to the tweets on Twitter . "LeBron's staff, I'm sure, cleaned up the spray paint within hours".

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:04

Ronaldo has scored 10 of them, and two more in the final would see him move above Barcelona's Lionel Messi to top this season's Champions League scoring chart. The 34-year-old said: "That is exactly what it is - something you can look back on when your career is over". Both have successfully surpassed expectations after being hired surrounded by questions marks, with Allegri replacing the highly popular Antonio Conte in 2014 and Zidane making his head-coaching debut in 2016 with ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:21

For the third straight year, the Golden State Warriors have taken Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers . Kevin Durant can dunk. Unlike previous year though, James seems to have some solid support from Kevin Love who has scored plenty of points and dominated the glass throughout the playoffs, while Kyrie Irving has played his role well.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:19

That didn't happen all too often when he shared the same court with Westbrook, and that my-turn-your-turn style didn't work Thursday night for the Cavaliers . Last year, they became the first team ever to come back from a 3-1 deficit to win the Finals. Rihanna , a longtime super fan of LeBron James , got into the spirit of the game by bowing to King James and then pettily dabbing on a Dubs fan.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:56

Carroll did not close the door on the idea of the Seahawks considering Kaepernick down the road. "I'm not going to treat everybody the same and overlook whatever's going on with their individual ways", Carroll said , via Josh Alper of ProFootballTalk .

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:16

Huddersfield midfielder Aaron Mooy will not address his future until he has celebrated promotion to the Premier League . So, after winning what is deemed the "richest game in football", worth at least £170m, here is FIVE things Shoot! learned from Huddersfield's historic triumph...

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:21

A European title is the one of the few major prizes to elude the Italian in an illustrious career that has seen him lose two Champions League finals. "After so many years without winning the Champions League you never know when the cycle might end and we're proud of what we've done and are enjoying the moment", Ramos said.

by | June 03, 2017 | 03:28

Curry and Klay Thompson shooting from deep, Green making plays and playing defense, JaVale McGee protecting the rim, Iguodala harassing scorers, and Durant enhancing all of the above with his all-around skills and exceptional scoring ability.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:14

While Durant certainly took away LeBron James's thunder on the court, Rihanna stole his thunder everywhere beyond the court at the Oakland Arena in California on Thursday night. Now in their unparalleled third NBA Finals match-up in a row with the Warriors coming out on top of the Cavs in Game 1 for the third time , Thursday's early ratings dipped a mere 5% from the record breaking Game 1 of the 2016 NBA Finals .

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:02

Looking ahead to the June 3 showdown with Juve in Cardiff, where Madrid will look to be crowned European champions for the third time in four years, Ronaldo said: "We know it's going to be a very hard final but for now we need to enjoy to enjoy this, our first title in five years".

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:48

Muguruza's patchy form this season included a loss to the world number 53 in Stuttgart , with the Spaniard again in dire trouble in Paris after falling a set and a break behind against the Estonian. - Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta outplayed 11th seed Grigor Dimitrov 7-5 6-3 6-4 to set up a fourth round clash against Milos Raonic . Sixth seed Dominic Thiem , one of the dark horses to win the tournament , outplayed American Steven Johnson with thundering groundstrokes to claim a 6-1 7-6 ...