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by | May 16, 2017 | 10:44

Vettel surged ahead of pole-sitter Hamilton from lights out to lead after turn one, but Mercedes flipped their strategy to take first place, with Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo claiming third - his best performance of the season. Vettel finally managed to get past Bottas' Mercedes , while Hamilton too overtook his team mate soon after. It was an incredible drive from Lewis, great calls by our strategy team, good defensive driving by Valtteri [Bottas], the fastest pit stops of the race and a ...

by | May 16, 2017 | 11:28

He has already said that he will leave the Premier League champions at the end of this season but last night suggested that it may mark the end of his playing career. Belgium global Michy Batshuayi who sealed the title for Chelsea last Friday at the Hawthorns added to Chelsea's tally four minutes after the restart, but the Hornets responded swiftly again, this time through Daryl Janmaat that reduced the deficit.

by | May 16, 2017 | 10:09

He was a key member of the side that won the Premier League title in 2012, scoring the opening goal in the dramatic 3-2 final-day win over Queens Park Rangers that ensured City became champions of England for the first time since 1968.

by | May 16, 2017 | 10:53

U.S. President Donald Trump's administration has called North Korean ballistic and nuclear efforts unacceptable, but he has swung between threats of military action and offers to talk as it formulates a policy. North Korea is banned from developing nuclear and missile technology under United Nations sanctions. Each new nuclear and longer-range missile test is part of the North's attempt to build a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile.

by | May 16, 2017 | 11:06

And that bid will be boosted by the resumption of Kante's campaign, which has again proved to be pivotal having helped Leicester City win the title last season. "I like to underline this season, at the start it was not easy because we faced a lot of problems". On the other, this match was devastating for Middlesbrough who is now relegated from the premier league.

by | May 16, 2017 | 10:40

We had some chances and they did too, but not big chances. Speaking about his goal, Can said: "I have never scored a goal like that - maybe when I was younger". Can's acrobatics ensured Liverpool coped with the loss of Philippe Coutinho to a dead leg, with Adam Lallana featuring for 74 minutes on his return from a thigh problem.

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:52

The big news came after the fight, when Canelo announced in the ring that he would next challenge unified middleweight world champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) on September 16, Mexican Independence Day weekend. "The fight is done", Alvarez revealed. I would've attacked more I would've been countered by his punches. Chavez, perceived to have the slight edge over Canelo in terms of technical boxing prowess, said in the post-fight interview that his gameplan was to outbox Canelo, ...

by | May 16, 2017 | 10:09

That's why I start running away, and when I turned back and I saw him on the floor, he was holding his ankle. Further advanced while Leonard was in the air, Pachulia's left foot rested nearly directly beneath Leonard. When you play this kind of physical game, intense game, things happen. "I wish him all the best". See the play for yourself below. They ran with this hot hand all the way into the fourth quarter where they outscored the Spurs by 11 points and won the game.

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:32

Earlier in the day, Wall retweeted a Game 6 story about Beal's impact with the approving message: "For sure!" The seventh and decisive match in a series between "Boston" and " Washington " will be played on the court the Celtics on Tuesday, may 16.

by | May 16, 2017 | 10:30

It's good to know that we're rolling off with some sort of speed. "Then to use the performance of your vehicle in which moment of the race [and] why". "Happier than the first day (May 3) with the vehicle because I was able to feel some of the setup changes that we were planning in the morning". "But we did not do much running in traffic, so that's still the thing that I need to go through in the next couple of days".

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:16

Whoever wins won't have any rest. The Jazz outscored the Clippers 23-9 to start the second half, extending their lead to 69-48 - largest in the series. The Clippers took Game 6 in Utah to even things up at 3-3. "The Truth" as the high-scoring Inglewood, Calif., native came to be known in the National Basketball Association during his peak years with the Boston Celtics , averaged 19.7 points, 5.6 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 1.3 steals for his career.

by | May 16, 2017 | 10:54

The defeat leaves Tottenham four points behind Chelsea having played a game more , meaning the title race is firmly in the Blues' hands. And boss Pochettino conceded his side had let their opportunity slip as, for the second season running, they look set to come up short.

by | May 16, 2017 | 10:30

Alex Oxlde-Chamberlain is definitely out of contention, although the midfielder seems to be on course to play in the FA Cup final against Chelsea. Nevertheless, Wenger was keen to point out that his focus on a prize he last lifted in 2004 remains unwavering.

by | May 16, 2017 | 10:19

Tee Martin's 13-year-old son seems to be following in his father's footsteps - the 7th grader just got his first college scholarship offer. courtesy of Lane Kiffin . But for now, there are no restrictions and Kiffin is playing within the rules as he looks to build something at FAU. Kids in middle school should not be receiving scholarship offers, especially when they still have one more year before evening stepping foot in high school.

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:33

Nadal eased past Goffin 6-3, 6-1 in their only previous meeting on his way to winning the Monte Carlo Masters last month before also lifting a 10th Barcelona Open. Argentina's Pablo Cuevas also booked his place in the last four with a 3-6 6-0 6-4 win over Alexander Zverev of Germany. The Uruguayan will face Dominic Thiem or Andy Murray's conqueror Borna Coric in the semi-finals.

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:31

Things didn't appear close to improving back home. Friday was a hard day also with another failure so you know, it's not that you go tomorrow and you are 100 per cent confident but I'm pretty sure that we keep learning with the things which are happening to the auto so at least I have a good feeling for tomorrow.

by | May 16, 2017 | 08:36

It was close to midnight when the Chelsea head coach finally made it into the media suite at The Hawthorns after clinching the Premier League title at his first attempt and it was just as well he had swapped his suit for a club tracksuit, because his players had not finished with him.

by | May 16, 2017 | 08:50

In the battle for south coast bragging rights Southampton beat Middlesbrough 2-1 on Saturday with goals by Jay Rodriguez and Nathan Redmond keeping them above Bournemouth who beat Burnley 2-1 thanks to Joshua King's late victor. "Yesterday [Sunday] he didn't look too good but, with him, you never know". Just as it seemed Arsenal were set for a hard end to the match, Alexis Sanchez restored their two-goal cushion, before Giroud added his second to make absolutely certain of the points ...

by | May 16, 2017 | 08:37

The dependable right-back won two Premier League titles with City in addition to the FA Cup and two League Cups, all the while enjoying a positive relationship with the club's fans. We play for a lot of important things. Man City's Raheem Sterling contends that he did not interfere with David Silva's goal and was rightfully not called offside.

by | May 16, 2017 | 07:13

Rory McIlroy will undergo an MRI scan in Belfast on Monday to discover the extent of a back injury which is threatening to blight not only this Players Championship but his entire summer. But unless you get an image taken of it and you know exactly what's going on you don't know. The player spent nearly five hours hitting balls on the range that day.

by | May 16, 2017 | 08:26

Boston leads that series, 2-1, with Game 5 set for this evening. Lowry is an ambitious player and on the off-chance that Chris Paul leaves the Clippers, he could be an option for them. "You dream about it, you want it but you don't have the experience to actually know", said James, whose Cavaliers can wrap up the series on Sunday in Toronto .

by | May 16, 2017 | 08:01

Now, they have added their own assistant GM, at the expense of the Miami Dolphins. The Dolphins could have blocked the hire. Schoen previously worked with Beane in Carolina (2001-2007) where he first served as a scouting assistant and rose through the ranks to National Scout before joining the Dolphins organization in 2008.

by | May 16, 2017 | 07:29

Ironically enough, on a night in which the Warriors will honor the "We Believe" team at Oracle Arena, they will also open the second round of the 2017 National Basketball Association playoffs against the same Utah franchise that bested them 10 years earlier.

by | May 16, 2017 | 07:38

Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane , has hailed his side for playing "a great game" in their 3-0 win over Atletico Madrid, in Tuesday's Champions League semi-final first leg at the Santiago Bernabeu. Please Wait while comments are loading. "I am happy with what I am doing here and with the players, we played a great game". "We had a flawless game in which are objective was not to just attack".

by | May 16, 2017 | 07:21

Atletico Madrid drew 1-1 away to Betis to assure third place and automatic qualification for next season's Champions League, while Sevilla are assured of finishing fourth after fifth-placed Villarreal were held 0-0 at home to Deportivo la Coruna.

by | May 16, 2017 | 06:08

This was the moment - the feeling of hitting a game-winning shot in an elimination game, keeping his team's season alive and giving the Wizards a chance to advance to the Eastern Conference finals for the first time since well before Wall was born with a win Monday in Boston - that Washington's superstar point guard has been craving for his entire career.

by | May 16, 2017 | 06:26

The Penguins and Capitals will meet in Game 7 Wednesday night. Probably not for the Washington Capitals and Anaheim Ducks. Washington also won Game 6 of that series on the road (by a similar score of 5-3) before winning, 2-1, at home in Game 7.

by | May 16, 2017 | 06:23

Sanchez picked up the problem midway through the second half and while he still managed to score our third goal , he was soon substituted and now the Chilean worldwide will undergo a late fitness test to see if he can face Sunderland. He has now scored 20 goals in a league season for the first time in a career that has also featured spells with Udinese and Barcelona. "I want to focus on football and all the rest is, for me, less important".

by | May 16, 2017 | 05:57

It didn't take the Predators' Ryan Johansen very long to get sick of Kesler's antics, as the Nashville center sounded off on Kesler following Game 2 of the Western Conference Final in Anaheim on Sunday. Johansen, between Viktor Arvidsson and Filip Forsberg, has been almost unstoppable this postseason-they've got 30 points among them, with Johansen pacing the team in assists with 10.

by | May 16, 2017 | 05:05

David Peralta made a sliding catch in right field to take a hit away from Andrew McCutchen in the first inning, and catcher Jeff Mathis threw out two would-be base-stealers, the second one ending the game. Barbato also maintained that he had no intention of hitting Iannetta. Starting pitcher Zack Greinke entered as a pinch runner and another starter, Patrick Corbin , struck out as a pinch hitter in the inning.

by | May 16, 2017 | 05:56

England were drawn in arguably the toughest pool for the second straight World Cup when they were grouped with France and Argentina in Pool C. England have been drawn in the Pool of Death for the second tournament in-a-row, alongside France and Argentina .

by | May 16, 2017 | 04:15

I couldn't be happier with the players we have for the position at the moment. "When people say we gamble, we didn't gamble, we didn't choose the Europa League - we had to do it". I can not lose 5-0 or 6-0. "After 2-0 we had to bring a bit more quality to the team, we brought more balance", Mourinho added. "We are speaking about the Argentina national goalkeeper and the Spain national goalkeeper".

by | May 16, 2017 | 04:34

EDMONTON-The Edmonton Oilers are forcing the Anaheim Ducks to face their Game 7 playoff demons. It was the longtime center's fifth multi-point game of the playoffs to give him a team-best 13 points. "It's an absolute joke that two good referees can't make the right call at the right time ". Connor McDavid had a power-play goal and Drake Caggiula and Draisaitl also scored during a three-goal eruption in the second period for the Oilers.

by | May 16, 2017 | 04:50

Federer, who missed last year's event due to a back injury, opted not to play any clay warm-up events and today made a decision to pass up on the second Slam of the season. In 2016, he missed the last six months of the season with a knee injury. The next major tournament is Wimbledon , which begins July 3. As for Paris, if there were those who were anxious about whether they might have seen the last of the Swiss superstar there, Federer's message on Monday offered a message about the ...

by | May 16, 2017 | 03:57

Defending champion Djokovic, who broke with long-time coach Marian Vajda and his staff the week before the tournament in a bid to reverse his downward trajectory of results in the previous year, surrendered his serve again in the third game, and Nadal held to go 4-0 up.