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by | May 17, 2017 | 17:30

Mourinho already has to do without Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Marcos Rojo, Luke Shaw, Ashley Young and Tim Fosu-Mensah for his side's remaining league matches through injury. "It is the hardest I have ever worked", said Mourinho. Mourinho says he is having to do "a la carte" preparation for his players, juggling rest, preparation and matches.

by | May 17, 2017 | 17:19

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations told countries Tuesday that they must join the effort to prevent North Korea from getting a nuclear weapon, warning they could face sanctions themselves if they help the rogue state achieve nuclearization.

by | May 17, 2017 | 17:10

On the 15th anniversary of his unforgettable winning strike in the 2002 Champions League final in Glasgow, Zidane prepared a session on a reduced pitch which was centred around pressing techniques, possession, ball control, shooting and crossing.

by | May 17, 2017 | 17:18

Dejounte Murray No.5 of the San Antonio Spurs dunks against James Harden No.13 and Lou Williams No.12 of the Houston Rockets during Game 6 of the NBA Western Conference Semi-Finals at Toyota Center on Friday in Houston , Texas. Golden State has won the West title each of the past two seasons. Golden State coach Steve Kerr rested Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Draymond Green and Andre Iguodala.

by | May 17, 2017 | 17:07

It is a decisive game, just like the others, and we will do everything possible to get the three points. Before the halftime break Diego Godin, Gabi and Sergio Ramos had joined them in the referees book, all for protesting as the referee let several tough challenges unpunished.

by | May 17, 2017 | 16:18

Louis Cardinals . Retired New York Yankee shortstop, Derek Jeter gave an emotional "thank you" to the organization and fans. "When you play here in NY for 20 years, I learned that the time flies, memories fade, but the family is forever", he said .

by | May 17, 2017 | 17:29

A game after they virtually went scoreless on power-play tries against Gibson, the Preds did not convert on a man advantage until 17:17 into the third period Tuesday, when Roman Josi laced the puck into the net. The Ducks must get more than 29 shots on goal against him. The other one occurred in Game 7 during the second round against the Edmonton Oilers. He was widely considered an afterthought in the shadow of a dominant, veteran opponent: Nashville's Pekka Rinne, a former Vezina Trophy ...

by | May 17, 2017 | 16:56

This victory - Arsenal's first at St Mary's since late 2003 - takes Wenger's side above Manchester United and into fifth, just three points off Manchester City and Champions League qualification. "He's gone through a hard period when he came back from his ankle injury but I never questioned his attitude and I think he has a great spirit". "It's not because you lose games people expect you to win that you have "no character".

by | May 17, 2017 | 16:55

Craig Anderson finished with 27 saves for the Senators, who improved to 6-1 in overtime in the playoffs. Ottawa won 2-1 in overtime. This is the fifth playoff series between the clubs with Pittsburgh winning three of the previous four, including the last three.

by | May 17, 2017 | 16:34

Attribute that to Nashville's strengths or Anaheim's fatigue, but either way, it was an impressive showing for a West wild card team that hasn't looked out of place with favorites during these playoffs. The Ducks will try to avoid an 0-2 hole for the second consecutive series when they face off against the Predators on Sunday night at the Honda Center.

by | May 17, 2017 | 17:25

After the season that the Phoenix Suns endured, Suns fans were hoping that the tide would turn with a top two pick in the upcoming National Basketball Association draft. The Lakers also would have owed its 2019 first round pick to Orlando had it not finished in the top three. "You see, you don't know what's been going on in L.A.

by | May 17, 2017 | 16:24

Betts also fired a flawless strike from right field to shortstop Xander Bogaerts covering second base to throw out Cardinals' Matt Carpenter who was trying to extend a single into a double during the fifth. A leadoff walk in the fifth was followed by an error charged to Jedd Gyorko on a hard-hit ball, and a swinging bunt by Rodriguez advanced the runners to second and third.

by | May 17, 2017 | 16:45

A move to the south coast would mean minimum upheaval for Terry's family, a consideration that will be key when it comes to the defender making his final decision. It proved to be the appetiser for a insane 90 minutes of football as the home side threw away a 3-1 lead after Daryl Janmaat and Stefan Okaka cancelled out other efforts from Cesar Azpilicueta and Michy Batshuayi.

by | May 17, 2017 | 16:43

The first two ODIs will be held in Trinidad before the action moves to Antigua for the next two matches. The final ODI and the standalone T20I will be played at Jamaica's Sabina Park. The BCCI wants to discuss the proposed ICC governance model with the WICB before giving the Indian cricket team its nod to tour the West Indies later this summer.

by | May 17, 2017 | 16:21

Would Morata push Arsenal towards the Premier League title? Morata has been heavily linked with a move away from the Bernabeu after failing to cement a regular starting place under manager Zinedine Zidane, despite scoring 15 La Liga goals in 24 league appearances, 11 of which have been substitute cameos.

by | May 17, 2017 | 16:05

Schwarber's continued trouble in the leadoff spot and the shaky performance so far by the rotation had created some angst for a fan base expecting more of the same after Chicago's drought-busting crown past year, but no one seemed a bit anxious around the team.

by | May 17, 2017 | 15:31

RPS also happened to be the neighbour of the team Mumbai . "Hopefully I get the opportunity to captain a team again", Maxwell posted on Twitter . The team losing tomorrow will get another opportunity to reach gala finale and victor will be competing with each after there will be an elimination from the SRH and KKR.

by | May 17, 2017 | 15:32

Compared to the pace at which Kenya's Dennis Kimetto ran when he set the world record of 2hr 2min 57sec at the 2014 Berlin Marathon , it means speeding up by about seven seconds per mile (1.6km). Tadese is the current world record-holder for the half-marathon. As Bloomberg reports , its rival Adidas is also waiting in the wings with its own "Sub2" project and shoes, though no date has been set for its attempt yet.

by | May 17, 2017 | 16:18

Danny Rose will miss Tottenham Hotspur's final two games of the season after undergoing exploratory surgery on his left knee on Tuesday, the club have confirmed. Ben Davies has deputised admirably during his absence but Rose is a key figure in Pochettino's defence and offers significantly more attacking threat than the Welshman.

by | May 17, 2017 | 14:39

On the Kessel-Malkin drama: tiffs between teammates happen. You want to score more. Penguins coach Mike Sullivan did not have an update on Schultz after the game, a 1-0 win by Pittsburgh . And here we are in a 1-1 series with Ottawa, with nearly as many injured regulars as healthy, and the Penguins finding a way to survive. The Predators thought they had taken the lead earlier in the period only to have two goals within the span of eight seconds waved off for goalie interference.

by | May 17, 2017 | 16:10

A year at Wembley awaits to allow completion of their new 61,000-seater stadium on a site adjacent. "Obviously we're disappointed after losing out on the title again but we've got to get stronger from it". "Third, second and hopefully next season we'll be No. 1". "We've had 30-odd thousand [fans] throughout the whole season, we're going to have 80-odd thousand next year so we've got to make that a fortress as well", the England striker said.

by | May 17, 2017 | 16:11

Aldridge posted an impressive double-double with 34 points and 12 rebounds to lead the way, as all five San Antonio starters scored in double figures in the close out game. "Everything falls on my shoulders", said Harden. "It's frustrating", Harden said of the loss. Harden manged to score 2.9 out of 10.5 attempted threes per game, the worst three-point shooting percentage during the 2017 NBA Playoffs .

by | May 17, 2017 | 15:22

Sunday night, The New York Yankees held ceremonies to retire his number and dedicate the plaque that has been placed in Monument Park. Jeter becomes the 22nd Yankee to have his number retired, and his No. The Astros' Carlos Beltran , a teammate of Jeter's on the Yankees, handed Jeter his blazer. "I didn't get my job done, so they have all the right to boo me", Tanaka said through a translator.

by | May 17, 2017 | 15:23

Los Blancos were due to play at Balaidos in early February, but the game was postponed after high winds damaged a stand and what followed was an angry exchange of words between Vigo mayor Abel Caballero and the Bernabeu hierarchy. Barcelona are now first in the standings thanks to their head to head matches this season. Zidane insisted that the team is only thinking about the game against Celta on Wednesday.

by | May 17, 2017 | 15:00

Rafa Nadal set up an intriguing Madrid Open semi-final against Novak Djokovic by overcoming Belgian David Goffin 7-6 (3) 6-2 in a high-quality last-eight match on Friday. Wasn't playing well. I won a couple rounds and lost to Rafa. Incredibly, throughout the five-hour-and-53-minute encounter the level of tennis remained of the highest calibre and it will go down as one of the greatest matches seen across all sport.

by | May 17, 2017 | 15:48

The club's owners have spent the last few years alternately alienating and enraging their fan base, most notoriously with their failed attempt to change the club's name to something more exciting-sounding. Silva, 39, has been linked with moves to Southampton and Watford but despite winning seven out of eight home games to give Hull hope, a calamitous defeat to relegated Sunderland last week, and Swansea's revival left Hull needing a win yesterday to survive.

by | May 17, 2017 | 15:30

However, Sharapova , now ranked 211, had gone off for some treatment after the opening game of the third set, returning with her upper left leg strapped to hold serve, but then lacked the mobility to force home any of the four break chances in game three and so opted to retire.

by | May 17, 2017 | 14:51

Ruben is a really good player. "But it has certainly served me well for the future when hopefully one day I become a manager". Terry, when announcing he would sever tier with Chelsea after 22 years, had initially targeted seeking more regular first-team football elsewhere, though he has hinted he may now review that decision.

by | May 17, 2017 | 14:57

If Liverpool defeat the relegated Middlesbrough on Sunday and City take four points from matches at home to West Bromwich and away to Watford it will be impossible for Arsenal to finish in the top four. "Ask Arsène, not me". For starters, Mesut Ozil created 12 chances - the most in a game by a single players since Premier League records began. Back to the Arsenal game, there were a host of other mind-boggling stats from the game at the Emirates.

by | May 17, 2017 | 14:35

It's as if the decision was informed by the countless players who've lobbed jabs at Sharapova before, during and after her 15-month ban for meldonium, a drug that had been legal as recently as days before Sharapova's positive test. However, Sharapova, now ranked 211, had gone off for some treatment after the opening game of the third set, returning with her upper left leg strapped to hold serve, but then lacked the mobility to force home any of the four break chances in game three and so opted ...

by | May 17, 2017 | 15:21

I could see it, the freckles. They really turned it into something great". Another fan had a amusing response once he realized it was Judge. "I was nervous the whole time, " Judge said, though it wasn't apparent during the edited three-plus minute skit.

by | May 17, 2017 | 15:18

Fernando Alonso astonished fans and Formula One rivals on Saturday by qualifying seventh for his home Spanish Grand Prix in a McLaren that had been the slowest vehicle on track a day earlier - when actually moving. "What can you do?" "It's not my career", Alonso said. I'm sorry for the fans. "Keeping the body active", he wrote. "I know some people feel like that, that we are on top, but Mercedes have had a phenomenal run in the past three years and they are still the ones to beat, not ...

by | May 17, 2017 | 15:11

He was 2-for-8 inside the arc and didn't attempt a free throw as the Wizards' bigs were determined to not pick up cheap reach-ins. "If we had LeBron on our team, too, we would have won", said DeRozan, who averaged 20.8 points in the four-game sweep, almost seven points less than he averaged in the regular season.

by | May 17, 2017 | 13:35

Although the Terriers, arguably the surprise package of the season, have lost six out of their last 10 matches, Carvalhal is refusing to take the West Yorkshire club for granted. Right-back Hunt said: "The hurt from previous year is still inside us and we want to put that out of our minds". We worked so hard in the last couple of years to achieve this and we have to go all the way now.

by | May 17, 2017 | 14:37

The CoA also questioned the manner in which BCCI negotiated the entire revenue model deal with the International Cricket Council (ICC) at a meet held in Dubai recently. BCCI is fighting for a lion's share of the revenues that ICC earns on the basis of many companies that sponsor ICC events are based in India. "The outcome of the meeting has been positive.