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by | June 04, 2017 | 03:58

Stanton's solo homer in the fifth was his 579th career RBI, breaking a tie with Mike Lowell for the Marlins' all-time lead. Chicago Cubs outfielders (from left) Ian Happ , Jon Jay and Jason Heyward celebrate a 3-2 win against the St.

by | June 04, 2017 | 03:39

It is Kohli's way of detaching himself from the tension. With Kumble's one-year contract ending this month, BCCI's move to advertise the job of coach ahead of the Champions Trophy was seen as surprising. For cricketers, it's just "another match" but for the die-hard fans, a win is not everything but the only thing that they expect from their heroes.

by | June 04, 2017 | 02:11

But it doesn't look good for me playing. He turns 47 this month and believes he'll have more chances. Mickelson lost on a 15-foot par putt at the last hole to Payne Stewart . "It wasn't really something that we discussed, because it really wasn't much of a decision". Phil Mickelson is putting family first as he opts to skip the only major he's never won for daughter's graduation.

by | June 04, 2017 | 02:38

The Surrey opener's position had been the subject of speculation following his underwhelming performances during the recent one-day series against South Africa , where he mustered a meagre 13 runs in three innings. Victory came at a price, though, for the bookies' title favourite. Yet the all-rounder only managed to bowl two overs before he was forced off and is now a major doubt for the remainder of the tournament.

by | June 04, 2017 | 01:54

The 28-year-old was hailed for his sportsmanship as he embraced and consoled the sobbing, stricken Spaniard courtside. Klizan veered from appearing to be on his last legs one minute to sprinting full pelt the next, producing some fine shots when he most needed them and torturing Murray with drop shots.

by | June 04, 2017 | 02:54

Somehow, the Penguins found a way to win a wacky Game 1 while going without a shot for 37 minutes of play and only getting 12 in total, the lowest ever for a game-winning team in the Stanley Cup Final. Just 15 seconds later, Malkin scored off a two-on-one, firing a flawless shot over Rinne's glove for a 4-1 lead. "We can't just look at the numbers and say, 'Yeah, we're winning all the numbers, ' but the scoreboard, there's got to be things we've got to do better".

by | June 04, 2017 | 02:52

Austin Slater's first major league hit, an RBI single off Joely Rodriguez, was the first run in the four-run sixth inning, and the rout was on. After doing the same against Atlanta on May 27, he gave up two runs in the eighth before being removed.

by | June 04, 2017 | 02:09

His five game-winning goals this postseason is an National Hockey League rookie record. He said he sprayed the fish with cologne and body spray, packed it in a cooler, and sneaked it into the arena by stuffing it down his trousers between two layers of regular and compression underwear - having tested the method by wearing the fish at his in-law's home for 20 minutes without them suspecting anything.

by | June 04, 2017 | 01:59

The two he rammed home to help France beat Brazil in the 1998 World Cup final in Paris will of course always be the high point of his illustrious career but for Madrid fans it was his technically superb left-foot volley of a ball dropping from high in the Glasgow sky to beat Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League final four years later that shines brightest.

by | June 04, 2017 | 02:56

For that reason, Klopp will want to be adding players to his squad not losing them, and signing Can to a new contract will undoubtedly be a priority moving forward. "Everything will be good, but [there is] nothing else to say". "If we can keep good players that makes sense for development and he is one of these good players".

by | June 04, 2017 | 02:28

The civil administration - the branch of the Israeli army which administers the West Bank - is scheduled to meet next week to review and approve the settlement construction plans. El-Jabbar is at least the third Palestinian teenager to have been shot by Israeli forces in recent weeks. A Palestinian girl who stabbed an Israeli soldier with a knife outside a West Bank settlement was shot by troops.

by | June 04, 2017 | 01:53

Dani has won this competition and has four or five years left in his career but I have to exclude this possibility. "I'm 39 but I'm still a young boy". "I'm not sure if I can say they have their best team ever but they do have very good attacking players and I think it will be a very open game from both teams".

by | June 04, 2017 | 02:56

Hamilton's season has been blighted by an on-going struggle to get this year's new Pirelli tyres in the optimum operating window, and thus extracting the maximum performance from his Mercedes vehicle. Hamilton had a forgettable weekend in Monaco . Asked is there had been any team orders that gave him priority he said: "Not really". "Valtteri's doing a great job, I don't now feel that we have to favour one over the other".

by | June 04, 2017 | 02:15

The 18-year-old says he kept quiet about the second injury during the season. Patrick has captained the Brandon Wheat Kings of the OHL, with the 6-foot-3 center averaging a ridiculously good 1.26 points per game over 126 contests. "But I know it's still going to be long way". He's a great guy and when I see how well he did I'm happy for him. After playing in professional Swiss leagues, Hischier left home this season and quickly adapted to the North American game.

by | June 04, 2017 | 02:03

Conte played down talk of establishing a dynasty at Chelsea though similar to the one created by Arsene Wenger at Arsenal or Alex Ferguson at Manchester United. I love to build, I love to get people going and I love what I do. Spanish worldwide midfielder Cesc Fabregas has hinted that he could leave Premier League champions Chelsea after being dropped for the FA Cup final loss against rivals Arsenal .

by | June 04, 2017 | 00:42

Durant has been terrific in his first postseason with the Warriors, averaging 25.2 points on 55.6 percent shooting. The 2017 NBA Finals have had an air of inevitability about them since before the start of this season. The problem for them though is that last year's championship team is not good enough to win it this year. Kerr recently reviewed all seven games from 2016, when Golden State squandered a 3-1 lead and missed a repeat championship.

by | June 04, 2017 | 01:47

Ahead of the big-ticket game, he further said, "No global game comes easy to you, you have to work hard for it and it will be the same against India ". Considering the fact that India and Pakistan rarely play against each other at the worldwide stage due to the political tension, the fans are waiting with bated breath for the upcoming match between the two neighbours.

by | June 04, 2017 | 01:39

The new cup format, with defender racing the challengers early on, and the contentious bonus point system, has created the ultimate showdown, on the second weekend of the regatta. The Kiwis also beat SoftBank Team Japan by 51 seconds, staying on their foils 99.6 percent of the time. Oracle TeamUSA showed it's not invincible, breaking a rudder just before the clash with Artemis, which it then lost.

by | June 04, 2017 | 01:50

Groupama Team France have one race left, against Artemis Racing in Round Robin 2, race 14, but the results today mean they can not progress into the Louis Vuitton America's Cup Challenger Playoffs. Franck Cammas' team knew they had to win to keep their hopes of qualifying for the Louis Vuitton America's Cup Challenger Playoffs alive. Letting the defender sail against the challengers has made it "way more compelling and let's face it, there's something worth fighting for", Spithill said.

by | June 04, 2017 | 01:53

Jake Guentzel tied it up for the Penguins on the rebound of a sharp angle Conor Sheary shot. Pittsburgh C Nick Bonino needed assistance to the locker room after blocking a shot off of his left ankle area in the first, but returned.

by | June 04, 2017 | 01:17

Opposite number Bryn Gatland used every kicking trick in the book - from grubbers to cross-field lobs, chips and bombs - to keep his side on the ascendancy, and played a major role as Sam Anderson-Heather crashed over in the 22nd minute. The Lions hit back and saw out the first 40 minutes camped in the Barbarians 22, but failed to break through their resolute defence as they entered the break down by four points.

by | June 04, 2017 | 01:14

Curry debuted his new " Curry 4 " shoe today in warmups for Game 1, and it looks pretty nice. From that angle, these shoes are a vast improvement over the much-mocked Curry 2 Lows and the Curry 3. In April, Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank attributed the fall to a "warm consumer reception". "It's going to be a lot more market-friendly". When he put the shoes on, it was a mad dash to get a look.

by | June 04, 2017 | 01:40

It's like, no matter how much money you have, no matter how famous you are, no matter how many people admire you, being black in America is tough. If a sports and cultural icon on my level can not shield his children and protect his family from the most vulgar kind of racial hatred imaginable, what does this say about American society in 2017? "My mother, my mother-in-law, my sister-in-law, they're going to do a great job of talking to them when they get home from school today".

by | June 04, 2017 | 00:25

The match will be played indoors because of security fears. Massimiliano Allegri is now in his third season with The Old Lady and has won the league and the domestic title in all occasions as Juventus manager, but has been unable to capture the illustrious European trophy (closest was 2015; when he lost against Barcelona in final).

by | June 04, 2017 | 00:45

A lackluster postseason could be salvaged by a close , compelling series, which was the result of an National Basketball Association 2K17 simulation that ended with Durant leading the Warriors to a Game 7 rout. "So I just try to focus on defense". Stephen Curry did his share by scoring 28 points with six 3-pointers and 10 assists as this sure-to-be thrilling trilogy began, a long-expected, spectacular grand finale envisioned ever since that July day Durant left Oklahoma City to join ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 23:24

He said: "Probably the emotions I might feel might be different to any other guy who are younger, like Dani Alves". " Cristiano is a role model for everyone". "You approach these games to win them". This year's Champions League saw 375 goals scored in 124 games , with an average of 3.02 goals per game.

by | June 03, 2017 | 23:22

But Australia were dealt a massive blow in the first delivery of the next over in the form of Warner, who edged one to Luke Ronchi behind the stumps of the bowling of Trent Boult . The all-rounder was followed off the pitch by the rest of the players though as the heavens opened again to curtail the match . Speaking in the post-match press conference, Smith said the team was lucky to have gotten away from the situation they were in and said that it was Australia's worst bowling ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 23:30

Also, the Frenchman who led Madrid to the Champions League title last year, will be seeking to win it for the second consecutive year. "He's got something inside". We'll try to catch them out and play without fear. "It's really something lovely to play a final". "I already know what it feels like to win it, but they don't".

by | June 04, 2017 | 00:36

Talented Austrian Dominic Thiem, seeded sixth and an outside bet for the tournament, plays Italy's Simone Bolelli on Suzanne Lenglen Court. Earlier yesterday, Garbine Muguruza , 23, hailed the incredible longevity of Francesca Schiavone, 36, after winning a first-round battle of French Open champions.

by | June 04, 2017 | 00:01

For me personally, getting to the final is a great joy. But I'm enjoying it. I'm just the coach. We and the players are living something spectacular. "Winning the league helped calm us down a lot", he said. So maybe it's a good match in that sense. "We must go into the match with humility, but showing attitude and character, showing that we are the better team", Ronaldo said.

by | June 04, 2017 | 00:05

The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Tuesday wrote to the International Cricket Council expressing its concerns over the safety of its team which will travel to England soon to defend the ICC Champions Trophy. "They (journalists) are doing their job, they're trying to create some nice livelihood and all we can say is we're focused on our livelihood, which is on the field".

by | June 04, 2017 | 00:05

Zidane is also attempting to become the first coach to win the Uefa Champions League two years running, while Sergio Ramos is seeking to become the first captain to lift the Uefa Champions League trophy in consecutive seasons. "It's not only mentally, of course, they have to be ready physically too". Real Madrid predicted XI: Keylor Navas , Carvajal, Varane, Ramos, Marcelo, Casemiro, Kroos, Modric, Isco, Ronaldo, Benzema.

by | June 03, 2017 | 23:22

And now I've had good results, good scores, so I feel a lot more comfortable here. Jason Dufner set a 36-hole course record at the Memorial Tournament for a commanding five-shot lead. "I'm keeping an eye on what he's doing, " Fowler said. "It's been working all year". Wales' Jamie Donaldson shot his second straight 4-under 69 to take a two-stroke lead in the Nordea Masters at Malmo, Sweden.

by | June 03, 2017 | 23:57

The deciding game is Thursday in Pittsburgh , with the victor moving on to face the Nashville Predators in the Stanley Cup Final. After a coach's challenge, it was determined Daly was guilty of goaltender inference before swiping the puck in the net.

by | June 03, 2017 | 23:58

Five years ago Sato came close to the title, but crashed out while jostling with eventual victor Dario Franchitti . "I do respect The Denver Post decision", Sato said. "But then when he had to go, he went". Dixon would spin and hit the top of the wall on his side, burst momentarily into flames, then pinwheel down the track with his auto splintering around him before coming to a stop.