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by | May 16, 2017 | 23:24

Hiddink did not wish to dwell on what had happened under Mourinho when he returned to Chelsea , but can see how Conte has transformed what was a dysfunctional unit. Fabregas insists that he bears no ill feeling towards the North Londoners but will not want to do them any favours when Chelsea play them at Wembley on May 27.

by | May 16, 2017 | 23:29

We know if we lose the final, we don't play Champions League. "Other clubs finishing in the top four, probably they would like to be in our position, to try to fight for a title". Explaining his decision, Mourinho insisted he will continue to make major changes for each of the club's last three league matches up until the final against Ajax in 10 days.

by | May 17, 2017 | 00:37

That, at least, was the slant of the Portuguese's post-match interview after Manchester United was beaten 2-1 by Tottenham Hotspur in the last ever match at White Hart Lane Sunday. "I was always dreaming about playing again for United and to help them and I was giving my best in training sessions as well". Victory in the final would also secure Champions League qualification and give Mourinho two major trophies in his first season at Old Trafford - following on from the triumph in ...

by | May 16, 2017 | 23:07

In probably the men's match of the tournament so far, No. 8 seed Dominic Thiem came back from a set down to beat Grigor Dimitrov in a thrilling deciding tie-break. He was broken three consecutive times in the first set, and once in the second to give Coric a 5-3 lead that he converted to close out the match .

by | May 16, 2017 | 23:04

Zidane says his players are committed to Real's key fixtures remaining in this campaign. It was the third straight game without a win for Jorge Sampaoli's Sevilla , which contended for the title for most of the league. Despite a revival of fortunes recently, which has seen him score seven goals in his last 10 games, James has been subject to months of speculation linking him with a move overseas, with Manchester United reportedly the most likely suitors.

by | May 16, 2017 | 23:14

Talking about the match he said: "I think it was a tough match since the beginning , especially here in altitude, which is hard to make breaks against a player like Thiem". I try to go day by day. "I am going to every tournament trying to give my best, being aware that if things are done right, as I have done this year, I will have confidence and confidence in myself".

by | May 16, 2017 | 22:38

Former New York Yankee Derek Jeter and his wife Hannah Jeter leave the field after a ceremony retiring Jeter's number at Yankee Stadium, Sunday, May 14, 2017, in New York . The Astros' Carlos Beltran , a teammate of Jeter's on the Yankees, handed Jeter his blazer. 'When you play here in NY for 20 years, I learned that the time flies, memories fade, but the family is forever.

by | May 16, 2017 | 22:45

Nacho gave the hosts the lead in controversial fashion as he curled home a quick free kick with the Sevilla defence caught unawares and their protests towards referee Alberto Undiano Mallenco falling on deaf ears. At the bottom, Sporting Gijon joined Granada and Osasuna in being relegated despite winning 1-0 at Eibar as Deportivo la Coruna secured safety in a 0-0 draw at Villarreal.

by | May 16, 2017 | 23:17

Washington , however, has shut down Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas, who is averaging just 19.3 points - almost 10 points below his regular-season average - after scoring 53 points in Game 2 . Washington guard John Wall had 18 points, 11 assists and seven rebounds, but he shot just 8 of 23 from the floor , 1 of 8 from 3-point range. Thomas has been averaging 25.1 points per game and a 44.2 percent shooting rate.

by | May 16, 2017 | 23:03

India have belatedly named their Champions Trophy squad , which includes recovering offspinner Ravi Ashwin, nearly two weeks after missing the initial deadline. Dhawan is not a regular member of the Indian team in all formats and in fact has only played two global matches - ODIs against England - in the past six months.

by | May 16, 2017 | 23:31

The San Antonio Spurs have not asked the National Basketball Association league office to review Zaza Pachulia's foul on Kawhi Leonard from the team's 113-111 loss to the Golden State Warriors during Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals on Sunday, according to Mike Monroe of the Rivard Report .

by | May 16, 2017 | 22:15

A $100 bet on the Warriors to win the series would win $6.25. "They played well at the offensive end with a lot of sense, and on the defensive end it was one of our best nights as far as scrambling around trying to keep up with these guys".

by | May 16, 2017 | 23:10

Chelsea are unbeaten in six Premier League meetings against Watford since losing the first clash in September 1999 (W4 D2). Watford: Heurelho Gomes 6, Adrian Mariappa 6, Sebastian Prodl 5, Jose Holebas 6, Nordin Amrabat 6, Tom Cleverley 7, Valon Behrami 6, Abdoulaye Doucoure 6, Daryl Janmaat 7, Etienne Capoue 7, M'Baye Niang 6.

by | May 16, 2017 | 23:33

The 12-time grand slam champion faces a much tougher test today against sixth seed Kei Nishikori , who earlier swept aside David Ferrer 6-4, 6-3. Defending champion Djokovic , 29, described Friday's decision as "shock therapy", and will be on the tour alone until he appoints a new coach.

by | May 16, 2017 | 22:37

I work to give the best for the team, for the staff and the fans, it's normal. "I think his Europa League team will beat Southampton". "I had a talk with him and he had an opinion - maybe it was not made by himself", the former Germany global told ESPN .

by | May 16, 2017 | 22:46

OUR PREDICTION: The Mets are just 1-4 in their last five road games, are winless at 0-4 in their last four games overall, and are 0-4 in their last four games versus a team with a winning record. He finished with 11 strikeouts, one hit and one walk over eight innings. "I didn't have my greatest stuff, but I battled through some tough innings", Godley said.

by | May 16, 2017 | 21:57

Fernando Alonso said on Thursday he will get to keep the Indianapolis 500 vehicle that he races in later this month to add to his musem collection. One theory being looked at, however, is that the problem could be related to the last time the power unit was used - during qualifying for the Bahrain Grand Prix when Alonso stopped with an MGU-H problem.

by | May 16, 2017 | 22:43

Toure has netted six times in 27 appearances this season, with his season sparked into life by a two-goal showing against Crystal Palace in mid-November. My only regret is that we were not able to fight to the end in the Premier League. "We know that it's going to be very tough physically". Sterling claimed afterwards that he intentionally avoided making contact but Schmeichel insists he was interfering with play by blocking his line of sight and stopping defender Christian Fuchs from ...

by | May 16, 2017 | 21:18

And "not great" on Monday, either, as the Senators fell 1-0. Penguins coach Mike Sullivan challenged his team to stop searching for the flawless shot and just fire it at Anderson instead after Pittsburgh struggled to create any traffic in front of the goaltender during a 2-1 overtime loss in Game 1.

by | May 16, 2017 | 21:45

He won nine ESPYs during his career. The 25th annual ESPYS will be broadcast live on ABC Wednesday, July 12, at 8 p.m. ET (7 p.m. central) from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The five-time league MVP played 14 seasons with the Indianapolis Colts, winning Super Bowl XLI. Over the past three years the show has been hosted by the likes of Drake, Joel McHale and John Cena, and this year's show will be hosted by none other than the legendary Peyton Manning.

by | May 16, 2017 | 23:00

If Pune has to nominate themselves as the frontrunners for winning the Qualifier 1, Tripathi has to fire all cylinders to push the Mumbai bowling attack back. Mcclenaghan, Mitchell Johnson and Hardik Pandya offer raw pace and bounce which complement well with Malinga and Bumrah's swinging deliveries. The side will look slightly uncomfortable with the absence of star England all-rounder Ben Stokes , who has left for worldwide dutyHowever, RPS do have hard-hitting batsmen such as MS Dhoni ...

by | May 16, 2017 | 21:24

It was Hamilton's second win of the season, and cuts Vettel's lead to six points as the big two pull clear of the pack in what's looking to be a dramatic fight for the 2017 championship. Mercedes tweaked their strategy tweak to put Hamilton on the slower, medium tyres after his first pit stop, after Vettel had already pitted and stuck to the soft tyres.

by | May 16, 2017 | 21:25

Daniel Sturridge, encouragingly, was deemed fit enough to start, but because Liverpool can never have all the nice things, it was also announced that Roberto Firmino was still dealing with a muscle issue and would not be in the squad. "But we'll move on to next season and learn from this season, especially at home". The last time was in 1988-89). The Brazilian got two of the Reds' goals, taking up to 12 in the league this season, and was the biggest thorn in the Hammers' collective side ...

by | May 16, 2017 | 21:02

Twenty minutes in with the score 0-0 during the lunchtime fixture, hard-core "ultra" fans unfurled a banner that read, "Since you don't deserve our support, today we're saluting you and going to eat". "There is an atmosphere of great negativity which gets felt on the pitch", he added . Ivan Perisic squandered two opportunities inside the opening six minutes as Inter looked to get Vecchi's second temporary spell in charge off to the ideal start.

by | May 16, 2017 | 21:19

The other two teams in Pool D are not yet known for certain but will be one of Fiji, Tonga and Samoa as well as either the United States or Canada. England coach Eddie Jones said he would seek divine intervention after being handed a fiendishly hard 2019 Rugby World Cup draw in Kyoto on Wednesday.

by | May 16, 2017 | 21:43

While Trump is correct to say he has an "absolute right" to share any information he wants, experts say that strategy can be risky - especially because allies could lose their trust in the US ability to keep secrets and might stop sharing valuable intelligence with their American counterparts.

by | May 16, 2017 | 21:00

Wenger's critics have been sharpening their knives during a season that has produced another failed bid for the Premier League title and capitulation in the Champions League last 16 against Bayern Munich. Arsenal have a potentially massive tie against Everton on the final day of the season. But Wenger, who yet again refused to comment on his Arsenal future, said Monday: "My message is always the same, it is to support the team".

by | May 16, 2017 | 21:21

Spurs went into the game on the back of nine straight league wins, culminating in Sunday's historic victory over Arsenal in the last-ever North London derby at White Hart Lane . "Now is the time rest, to analyse the game and be ready for the next time". West Ham turned on the style to foil a Tottenham side usually so energetic and menacing to ease any lingering relegation fears.

by | May 16, 2017 | 22:11

On Tuesday, a judge also dismissed the assault and disorderly conduct charges as a result of Jones' guilty plea. A judge dismissed two other misdemeanor charges - assault and disorderly conduct - and sentenced Jones to two days of time already served.

by | May 16, 2017 | 20:54

Forget the Cavaliers lackluster regular-season defense, the sniping from LeBron, and the Boston's grind-it-out series win against a feisty Washington team or their well-earned homecourt advantage. Olynyk's 26 points were the most by a reserve in a Game 7 since Leandro Barbosa scored 26 for the Suns against the Lakers in 2006. He's exactly what you need to lead your team.

by | May 16, 2017 | 21:05

It's been an incredible ride for Chelsea this season, with Antonio Conte leading a remarkable resurrection for a team that went from title winners two years ago to irrelevance last season. John Terry says he will be in bits during his Stamford Bridge farewell on Sunday. Terry admitted saying farewell to the Stamford Bridge fans in the final game of the season against Sunderland on Sunday would be hard.

by | May 16, 2017 | 22:22

Philippe Coutinho scored two and set up another as Liverpool battered West Ham at London Stadium on Sunday, a result which keeps the Reds on course for a place in next season's Champions League . Liverpool ran riot in the capital with Daniel Sturridge capping off his first start since January with the opener after Philippe Coutinho produced an inch-perfect through ball to put Sturridge in behind.

by | May 16, 2017 | 22:09

They are now only sixth in the Premier League and can not make the top four, the normal route into the Champions League. Chris Smalling, Phil Jones, Jesse Lingard, Michael Carrick, Daley Blind and Juan Mata are among those fighting for a Europa League final spot, Wayne Rooney is the United and England captain and record goal-scorer but clearly has a future of some sort to play for.

by | May 16, 2017 | 21:28

Despite highlighting several flaws with Mourinho's first season at Old Trafford, Hardy felt the campaign would be a success if Mourinho secured the second piece of silverware of his tenure. This season United are expecting to earn about £7m more due to a combination of entering the tournament as England's highest-ranked team due to their FA Cup success last term; reaching next week's final against Ajax; and the underperformance of the other English teams.

by | May 16, 2017 | 20:01

But the former England captain was at fault for the equaliser when barely two minutes later he back-headed a ball he should have cleared, sending it straight to Etienne Capoue for an easy headed goal. "I must be pleased because the answer was very good", Conte told the BBC. Yet after the Watford match Terry said retirement was one of the options he is considering.