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by | May 17, 2017 | 10:58

I played well in the first set and although I had a few nerves in the second, that was because I have not beaten him for so long", Nadal said after his victory. But Nadal found his way into the contest and levelled the first set at 3-3. It wasn't a very high quality of tennis from my side. "It means the world to me to make it to another final here in Madrid ".

by | May 17, 2017 | 09:05

And there went the Spurs' lead. Was that all Kerr? "Anytime we hear his voice, feel his presence, it means a lot", Curry told ESPN's Steve Levy . San Antonio was outscored 58-33 after he left the game when he re-sprained his ankle. "Nobody was too tense over there". Seeing Golden State get buried early on their home court against a Spurs team already playing without Parker then barely manage to come back tp get the win made me realize one thing...

by | May 17, 2017 | 10:47

Liverpool now sit fourth, one point ahead of Arsenal and with a better goal difference, but if they were to trip up against an already relegated Middlesbrough, Arsenal would simply need to beat Everton to keep their run of top four finishes going.

by | May 17, 2017 | 09:55

With outfielder Abraham Almonte being placed on the 10-day disabled list because of a right biceps strain suffered in Monday's 8-7 win over the Tampa Bay Rays, the Indians purchased Zimmer's contract from their Triple-A affiliate, the Columbus Clippers.

by | May 17, 2017 | 08:50

The rear wheels of the Spaniard's McLaren-Honda locked and the vehicle snapped sideways and around, as spoke poured out of the rear end. McLaren's Spanish driver Fernando Alonso gestures during a press conference at the Circuit de Catalunya on May 11, 2017 in Montmelo on the outskirts of Barcelona ahead of the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix.

by | May 17, 2017 | 08:34

Gayle Sierens called a Seahawks-Chiefs game during the final week of the 1987 season. Mowins becomes the first female broadcaster to call a nationally televised game. In addition to calling his first MNF game, Ryan will make weekly appearances on ESPN's Sunday NFL Countdown pregame show this fall as a studio analyst.

by | May 17, 2017 | 08:43

Curry scored 11 of the team's first 13 points coming out of the half, finished with 19 points in the third quarter, and had 36 points in the final three quarters, finishing with a team-high 40 points on 14-for-26 shooting, including seven threes.

by | May 17, 2017 | 08:53

Zabaleta , who joined City in 2008 from Espanol and made 332 appearances, is expected to play his final home game at the Etihad Stadium against West Bromwich Albion on Tuesday. "It's not about taking that player and he has the personality of Zabaleta , no". The incident was one of a handful of controversies in the match, with Leicester players furious that City's opening goal was allowed to stand after Raheem Sterling swung a foot at the ball from an offside position.

by | May 17, 2017 | 09:51

He had been claimed off waivers by the Blue Jays, but was designated for assignment without making an appearance for Toronto. However, not lasting very long while north of the border, he was nearly immediately designated for assignment by the Blue Jays while failing to make a regulation appearance for the American League East club.

by | May 17, 2017 | 09:39

Si Woo Kim may have won one of golf's most prestigious tournaments on Sunday but he might be taken away from us just as he announced himself to the world. A run of nine pars in succession on the back nine was enough for Kim to seal victory, while Spain's Rafa Cabrera Bello produced a far more spectacular finish to claim a tie for fourth with Stanley.

by | May 17, 2017 | 08:39

Anything other than a victory at West Ham's London Stadium would have left Liverpool relying on other results going its way but once Daniel Sturridge put it ahead in the 35th minute it was relatively comfortable. Yet Liverpool had an extraordinary let-off on the stroke of half-time thanks to an astonishing double miss from Andre Ayew, who hit the post twice from two yards out.

by | May 17, 2017 | 08:34

The 19-year-old England global has made a habit of netting important efforts since breaking into the senior side, with his admission to Pogba suggesting that his confidence is at an all-time high. "And you could see they made 15, 20 minutes be three minutes of football". "That's what he does best.and it is something we have to learn from". Fortunately, a win in the Europa League would also be enough to ensure that United return to Europe's premier cup competition next season, regardless of ...

by | May 17, 2017 | 08:19

Reigning AL Cy Young Award victor Rick Porcello (2-5) gave up five runs - three earned - with seven strikeouts in six innings for his second rough outing against the Rays this season. Rays: OF Steven Souza Jr . returned to the lineup after missing the previous four games with a bruised right thumb. Play was halted as the squirrel cut across the infield.

by | May 17, 2017 | 08:55

Holmes and Stanley lead South African Louis Oosthuizen by one stroke, with South Korean Kim Si-woo two behind. With Scott and Sergio Garcia the only former winners of the event within six shots of the lead, Scott says the difficulty of breaking through at TPC Sawgrass means golf's unofficial fifth major is still wide open.

by | May 17, 2017 | 07:25

A Bilbao side coached by Marcelo Bielsa defeated a United team who had reached the Champions League final the season before 5-3 on aggregate in the Europa League last 16 before losing to Atletico Madrid in the final. Wenger admitted the win gives them a "chance to go into the top four" but there could be more twists and turns to come, with Arsenal's chances of making the top four still out of their own hands as things stand.

by | May 17, 2017 | 09:10

I am happy the way I played today, being able to make it to the final once again. "I started the match OK, but when I started to go behind I didn't find any way to improve my game or to make it more hard for him". "I tried my best". I just try to go for all of them. The 23-year-old Thiem was contesting his first Masters 1000 final, and fell to 8-5 in career finals and 1-2 this year.

by | May 17, 2017 | 08:55

Southampton, who won 2-1 at relegated Middlesbrough on Sunday, are in a straight shootout for eighth place with West Bromwich Albion, who now lead them on goal difference. They are also out to avenge their 3-2 defeat by United in February's League Cup final, which left a bitter taste after Manolo Gabbiadini saw what would have been the opening goal ruled out for a dubious offside.

by | May 17, 2017 | 08:23

James and the Cavs have yet to lose a game, sweeping the Toronto Raptors Sunday night. In a closeout game, Lue said , "he tries to go as far as we need him in that fourth quarter". DeMar DeRozan scored 22 points to go with eight assists and four rebounds in 46 minutes. "It's all Kyle Lowry's turtleneck's fault", one person wrote on Twitter about Kyle's appearance during the Raptors' final game of this season, while another added, "Why Kyle Lowry dressed like Wesley Snipes in New ...

by | May 17, 2017 | 07:02

NASCAR's All-Star Race takes place Saturday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway. After Martin Truex Jr. led for 392 of 400 laps - or 588 of 600 miles - last season in the 600, it will be much tougher with four guaranteed restarts already implemented in the race.

by | May 17, 2017 | 06:47

The Spaniard converted his fifth set point of the match to take that tiebreaker and go one set up. He could face Thiem in the quarter-finals. Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates scoring a point in the final of the Madrid Open tennis tournament against Austria's Dominic Thiem in Madrid , Spain, Sunday, May 14, 2017.

by | May 17, 2017 | 07:56

Alonso called seventh place a "gift", considering his previous best qualification was 12th place in Australia. "It looks like it will be between them and us", Vettel said. The F1 race will be held on Sunday. "The conditions were quite hard with the wind, but I never had a moment when I lost the confidence so the vehicle was performing really well".

by | May 17, 2017 | 08:11

After fourth-round cornerback Howard Wilson suffered a fractured kneecap at rookie minicamp, the need for help was real at the position. They also might be looking for an upgrade at free safety, a position to which the versatile McCourty could move.

by | May 17, 2017 | 06:46

The Celtics won 115-105 to adva. Olynyk, who entered the game averaging 8.3 points per game in the playoffs, exploded for 14 of his career playoff-high 26 points in the first 8:34 of the fourth quarter, joining Isaiah Thomas in the offensive charge that gave Boston the 4-3 series win.

by | May 17, 2017 | 07:07

The Boston Celtics and Washington Wizards will collide in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semi-finals of the 2017 NBA Playoffs on Monday. Days after his season-saving three, Wall finished with 18 points on 8-of-23 shooting, and 11 assists.

by | May 17, 2017 | 05:23

Fernandinho accepts "something went wrong" with Manchester City's season but is confident of a bright future under manager Pep Guardiola. Should that not transpire, or Toure accept a more lucrative deal elsewhere, senior figures at City have already considered the possibility of inviting him back next year to say goodbye to the fans.

by | May 17, 2017 | 04:33

United's hopes of a Premier League top-four finish took a heavy blow with last Sunday's defeat to Arsene Wenger's Gunners in north London - a match for which Mourinho left Marcus Rashford and Paul Pogba out of his starting line-up. "For Celta it is, in their words, the most important match of their history. In this aspect, I don't think there will be a difference between both teams".

by | May 17, 2017 | 05:36

Grab a Sky Sports Month Pass for £25pm for 2 months and capture an unmissable summer of sport on NOW TV. Reflecting on his side's performance, Wenger - who has spoken out in the past about Stoke's tactics - said: "I thought we were dominant, had a good structure, were patient and intelligent, and stuck together in the moment when Stoke tried to make it rough for us".

by | May 17, 2017 | 04:27

Popovich likely was trying to draw the league's attention to other fouls the Warriors may have committed during the game, perhaps even trying to get it to punish Pachulia. God bless, YouTube! In the search box, I inserted " Zaza Pachulia ", and the automatic pull down menu offered up "zaza pachulia dirty plays" as the first choice.

by | May 17, 2017 | 04:53

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo joined Hamilton and Vettel on the podium after the Australian took advantage of a first-lap collision involving Valtteri Bottas, Kimi Raikkonen and Max Verstappen. For the opening laps, the gap stayed around the 2.0-second mark but then Vettel pitted on lap 14 for soft tires. "The majority of races we do, you get into the first stint, you realise you're second, so you have to back off, save your tyres, so you're driving at 80 percent, so you have loads of ...

by | May 17, 2017 | 05:32

Crawford appeared in trouble when he didn't stop at third and Seager hurried the ball to McCarthy on the mound. McCarthy had to wait to throw to second until Seager got back there, and Nunez slid in safely while Crawford easily scored the third run of the inning.

by | May 17, 2017 | 04:52

Macron said in addition he plans to push for economic reforms in France in the coming months in order to fight the country's high unemployment rate. He is a close ally of Alain Juppé, the former prime minister who ran unsuccessfully in the center-right presidential primary previous year. Mr Philippe served as Mr Juppe's campaign spokesman during the Republicans party primary.

by | May 17, 2017 | 04:31

Despite strong interest from Inter Milan to bring him back to the Serie A, the former Italy coach says he wants to build on his title-winning debut season at Stamford Bridge as the club plans to DOUBLE his wages to £13million a year, Mirror writes.

by | May 17, 2017 | 04:39

In her third final in this premier mandatory event on Saturday (finalist in 2014, champion in 2016), Halep took her first title this year and the 15th in her career while becoming the second player to win the Madrid Open two years in a row.

by | May 17, 2017 | 04:14

Puel said: "The last result away against Middlesbrough allowed us the possibility to finish strong in the Premier League". Mourinho has revealed that Juan Mata will look to get 90 minutes under his belt tomorrow night after recently recovering from groin surgery while Anthony Martial will also be given a start against the Saints.

by | May 17, 2017 | 05:00

Fulham went into the match on the back of a seven-game unbeaten run and began to show the confidence and style that won them plenty of admirers this season. The club have advised fans to leave for the game as early as possibly with heavy traffic expected on all roads near the ground. Kermorgant stepped up, confident as ever despite his side's repeated issues in this position, and stroked the ball under a diving Bettinelli.