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by | May 19, 2017 | 17:11

Holmes and Kyle Stanley finished a combined 13-over par on the day. Finishing second rarely sits well with Ian Poulter but on Sunday the Englishman was in good spirits after his joint runner-up performance at The Players Championship. "Because of that experience", Kim said through his interpreter, "I could be relieved and I could be very stable". Defending champion Jason Day made a quadruple-bogey 9 at the par-5 16th hole, hit his tee shot at No.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:32

It would be the first time the Gunners have finished outside the top four under Wenger's tenure, which began in 1996, and fan protests against his reign have continued despite the recent upturn. "I don't know (what will happen in the meeting)", Wenger told a news conference on Friday. With a one-point and two-goal advantage over the chasing Londoners, it's do or die for both outfits but Liverpool could well lose their grip of Champions League qualification if a number of things don't pan ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:42

However, the tricky forward and long-time Flamengo fan has yet to play a first-team match for the Rio club. "It would be a terrible thing if they went but you can not live your life worrying about one or two people holding you to ransom, if you like, for the benefit of the club".

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:44

He's working with them and trying to get that ankle right. Jonathon Simmons scored 17 of his 22 points in the first half as the lone bright spot for the Spurs. "I don't think as a group they really did". "And you have to believe". Without Leonard, the Spurs had basically no one that was a positive on offense.

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:24

Less than 24 hours after a Game 7 victory that put them in the Eastern Conference finals, the Celtics earned the right to choose first in next month's draft with the pick they received in the 2013 trade that sent Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett to the Nets.

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:12

Foreshadowing their imminent goal spree, Tottenham started with a swagger and almost took the lead when Kane's pass picked out Son, only for Chilwell to deny him with a last-ditch block. Tottenham's Victor Wanyama , left, and Leicester's Shinji Okazaki battle for the ball during the English Premier League soccer match between Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the King Power Stadium in Leicester, England, Thursday, May 18, 2017 .

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:56

Alexis Sanchez's brace means Arsenal could yet secure a top-four finish by beating Everton at home on Sunday. They are one point behind fourth-placed Liverpool and three points behind third-placed Manchester City , who beat West Brom 3-1 on Tuesday.

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:00

His family and friends watching him play, I don't know how you can cheer for a guy like that. The Oilers regularly donate their hat-trick hats, and that's exactly what happened with this colossal cap haul. If one more Duck talks about needing a fast start I may kick a puppy. Converting on just one of those opportunities could have changed the outcome entirely.

by | May 19, 2017 | 16:02

An elbow injury ruled him out of the Proteas' Test tour of Australia late a year ago and while de Villiers returned to limited-overs worldwide cricket in February, he ruled himself out of the March Test series in New Zealand, an absence he has since extended to South Africa's four-Test tour of England in July-August as well as two Tests against Bangladesh.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:49

We had to do it. "If I only have 14 or 15 players, I can't do it". It's as simple as that. We never had one occasion to rest, not even to train properly. I never saw in all my career two goalkeepers to be such friends", said Mourinho, whose sixth-place side visit Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Sunday.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:35

Win and Champions League football is theirs. "It's my second time this season and I'm thankful to my team-mates, coaching staff and so many fans". "That is the point we need to analyse, to help the team to be more competitive and consistent during the whole season".

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:40

Gonzalez, who was dealing with right elbow soreness, was batting sixth and playing first base. Gonzalez still has a monkey on his back. "I do expect the ball to come off better", Manager Dave Roberts said prior to the game. The Dodgers had not provided an initial diagnosis of Turner's injury as of press time. Volquez is 3-4 with a 4.29 ERA in nine career starts against the Dodgers and has struggled with Turner (6-for-12, one homer).

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:47

If Holba can carve a career with the same consistency as Warren, the Steelers can consider the sixth round pick a steal from the 2017 draft. He immediately had ankle surgery after joining the team and didn't participate in OTAs. Green signed a four-year, $20 million contract in 2016, where the Steelers hoped he would be a replacement for Heath Miller. Green was drafted to help potentially transition when Antonio Gates, the great veteran starter for the Chargers, was going to retire or to ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:35

Indeed, Nishikori's progress was delayed only by a rain break in the second set as he registered his third win in four years over Ferrer here to reach the last eight. That was as good as it got for the 22-year-old. Romanian Simona Halep moved within one step of defending her Madrid Open crown, beating Latvian Anastasija Sevastova 6-2 6-3 in Friday's (Saturday NZT) semifinal clash.

by | May 19, 2017 | 15:05

Despite extolling De Gea's virtues, Mourinho was full of praise for Romero, who has won 87 caps for Argentina, after the 30-year-old kept his 11th clean sheet in 17 United appearances this season. It was a terrible game in which United managed just one shot on target, and they relied on Sergio Romero to earn them a point: he was the man of a awful match, saving Gabbiadini's early penalty.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:03

Bieber is getting a royal treatment during his India stay. The excitement at the DY Patil Stadium reached its peak as Bieber addressed the crowd saying, "What a lovely night tonight". Not just Sarkar but several others were also of the same opinion and one more youngster Tina Joshi expressed her dejection over Bieber's not being in his spirit.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:34

It would appear that 5 or 6 games is all we will see. "But it happened. Now we move forward". Meanwhile, the San Antonio Spurs were pushed to six games against the Grizzlies in the first round and six games to the Rockets in the second round.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:58

Trump's critics are characterizing Trump's firing of Comey as an attempt at obstruction of justice by the president, with The New York Times writing that "taken together with the news of Mr. A majority of Americans believe that President Trump fired FBI Director James Comey to hinder the investigation into possible ties between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation, according to a poll released Thursday.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:12

The 67-year-old is still yet to publicly announce whether he will sign a new deal to remain at the Emirates Stadium beyond the end of the current campaign but, if he does depart in the summer, at least he now has a win over Mourinho to his name.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:03

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". What they like, what they don't like. Despite this, there were positives in the performances of several of Arsenal players on the night and the Gunners must use the example of the last few weeks to build a successful title challenge next season.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:45

The Lakers, after landing the No. 2 overall pick during Tuesday's NBA Draft Lottery, are expected to draft UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball during next month's 2017 NBA Draft. That's right. The Nets traded FOUR future first round picks for Pierce, age 36, and Garnett, age 37. Incoming rookies, like projected No. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz, need time to adjust.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:27

The U.K. government's cyber office put it succinctly: "T$3 he way these attacks work means that compromises of machines and networks that have already occurred may not yet have been detected, and that existing infections from the malware can spread within networks".

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:21

On the flip side, Mumbai's inconsistent bowling performances has been an area of concern with their wrecker-in-chief Lasith Malinga lacking spite this season. From both sides, they lost each good players in this match . We are talking about Mumbai Indians vs Rising Supergiants Pune. After stitching an 80-run stand for the third wicket, Tiwary happily played an able ally to Dhoni, who swiftly changed gears in the last couple of overs to take RPS past 150.

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:35

None of that. But in the old days, a lot of great coaches who maybe didn't have those, there was still a fiber there, whatever it was. Continuing to give Kerr as much time as he needs before deciding he is healthy enough for full-time work again, the Warriors have purposely not put a timeline on a potential return.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:42

I'm sure the idea of John Terry joining the Swans will divide opinion amongst Swans fans, I'm not convinced that he'll want to join us for a start, though Clement might disagree having worked with him while at Chelsea . But he echoed the views of chairman Huw Jenkins, who said on Monday that major changes to the playing staff was not necessary. "But I am still proud to have played more games than anyone in the history of Chelsea Football Club and I don't think that will be broken".

by | May 19, 2017 | 14:00

Cleveland rolled through the Detroit Pistons and Atlanta Hawks in the first two rounds of last year's postseason before encountering some trouble against the Raptors in the Eastern Conference Finals. The Wizards got it down to 101-97 with 6:10 to play because of Beal's four-point play, but they couldn't get stops. He got Beal to play up to his max contract and Otto Porter blossomed into a three-point threat.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:23

Desmond and Charlie Blackmon drove in runs against Twins starter Ervin Santana (6-2), who took the mound with the major league lead in ERA (1.50). Freeland managed his way through trouble as Minnesota left five runners on in the first four innings and went 2 for 11 with runners in scoring position.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:52

The Hoops came racing out of the traps and striker Leigh Griffiths scored from the spot in the 17th minute and further goals from midfielder Tom Rogic and Patrick Roberts had the game finished before the interval. We say were, because Celtic's 100th goal of the season was scored after 18th minutes courtesy of a Leigh Griffiths penalty. Celtic continued to boss proceedings but the chances had dried up and Chris Erskine spurned a good chance to pull one back as the visitors dithered at ...

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:12

Anaheim Ducks center Rickard Rakell (67), of Sweden, and Nashville Predators center Ryan Johansen (92) battle for the puck in front of Anaheim goalie John Gibson, left, during the second period in Game 3 of the Western Confere. In a game billed as the biggest postseason game ever played in the city of Nashville , the Predators were not to be denied. For the first time in the 2017 National Hockey League playoffs, it just wasn't Pekka Rinne's night.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:31

On the field, they were highly efficient in sweeping the Baggies aside to move up to third in the Premier League and tighten their grip on a Champions League position. Gabriel Jesus returned the favor inside two minutes, his layoff at the edge of the area met with a cushioned side-foot volley by De Bruyne that curled inside the far post.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:41

Mauricio Pochettino elected to switch things up a bit in his formation, dropping Mousa Dembélé in favor of adding the dynamism of Heung-min Son in the attack. I want to congratulate all and to say thank you to all the players, the fans, the staff and my staff. Victor Wanyama will go down in the history books of Tottenham as having scored in their final game at the White Hart Lane stadium.

by | May 19, 2017 | 12:11

Konta recovered well with a much more solid second set but Williams upped her game again in the third, seizing her only two break-point chances to wrap up a convincing win. In the absence of Maria Sharapova, who was denied wildcard entry, and Serena Williams through pregnancy, the women's draw in Paris looks incredibly open.

by | May 19, 2017 | 13:28

The Swiss was broken just once across the two sets but could not make inroads into the powerful serve of his towering opponent, saving match points in vain late in the second before bowing out. "It s so different when you re talking about it or when you re playing it", she said. He did get the better of me in most of the stats, most of the shots.

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:54

Michy Batshuayi could get his first Premier League start against Watford after scoring the title-clinching goal on his 18th substitute appearance and N'Golo Kante could return after missing out on a Premier League appearance for a third time this season.

by | May 19, 2017 | 11:57

With Leicester's minds turning to their post-season holidays, Kane had acres of space to pilage the hosts' defence and he completed his hat-trick with a superb 20-yard strike in the 89th minute. Tottenham challenged Leicester throughout their title-winning campaign a year ago and the two sides drew at White Hart Lane earlier this season.