Sports

by | May 09, 2018 | 09:06

Fifth-placed Chelsea, who play Manchester United in the May 19 FA Cup final, are playing catch up in the bid to qualify for the Champions League next summer. We won three games away, Southampton, Burnley and Swansea, and one game at home against Liverpool. "I must be honest to tell you that this is not my task to tell if I did a good job or if I have a good team for next season or if we are building something important".

by | May 09, 2018 | 08:41

Before Piscotty left for spring training, his mother at times needed a ventilator to assist with breathing; the family had remodeled a bathroom and purchased an RV to boost her quality of life as the disease quickly advanced. "The thought of playing at home is a dream and to be close to my mom and family is priceless", Piscotty said at the time of the trade, per Jane Lee of MLB.com.

by | May 09, 2018 | 08:04

In a final round of midweek fixtures before the final weekend of the Premier League season, Merson has backed Swansea, Chelsea and Arsenal to win this week. "Chelsea are a former champion, they have a very good manager and they are a team in good form". Huddersfield boosted their chances on Sunday by becoming the first side this season to keep a clean sheet in the league at champions Manchester City .

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:57

The 33-year old centerfielder is now hitting.268 with zero homers and seven RBI's on the season. Maintaining a slash line of.103/.235/.138 across 34 such plate appearances, Soler did not do as well hitting against righty pitching on the road previous year (compared to his total season slash line of.144/.245/.258).

by | May 09, 2018 | 06:54

And while Giants head coach Pat Shurmur has said Beckham will "absolutely" be with the Giants this season, according to NFL Network's Kimberly Jones , his future beyond that remains uncertain. Personally, the logo isn't the sexiest I've ever seen. That said, given the fact that Beckham is one to go through life marching to the beat of his own drum, it's certainly a unique take we can appreciate.

by | May 09, 2018 | 06:15

The twins, born on April 8 following a complicated pregnancy for Ryan's wife, Sarah, and the new contract are reasons for Ryan to have an optimistic new focus on his future. Ryan is 95-63 as a starter and has led the Falcons to three NFC South titles and the playoffs in six of the past 10 seasons, including the Super Bowl in 2016.

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:34

As noted by WWE, Jessamyn Duke is best known for her appearance in Season 18 of UFC's The Ultimate Fighter reality series in 2013, where she and Baszler were among the women on then-UFC Bantamweight Champion Rousey's team. The entire Four Horsewomen grouping has been seen together on WWE television before. The WWE Universe no doubt remembers the Four Horsewomen's standoff with Charlotte Flair, Becky Lynch and Bayley - three-quarters of WWE's Four Horsewomen, alongside Sasha Banks - at ...

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:26

I guess a lot of confidence. Miller put Tampa Bay ahead with a power-play goal 14 minutes into the second period, just over three minutes after Point tied it. They were better than we were in a lot of areas, one of them being puck battles and their pursuit. The NHL issued a warning to Marchand ordering him to stop licking opponents.

by | May 09, 2018 | 06:57

The African Development Bank is doing in a great job working with other multilateral development partners, private equity funds, the private sector, and governments to crowd in investment into our continent. "The African Investment Forum will be a place where we want to bring in a pool of capital for projects". AfDB was focusing priority on five areas - "High 5 Development Agenda" - energy, food security, industrialization, integration of the continent and fighting poverty.

by | May 09, 2018 | 07:19

The Jazz do not believe that Mitchell's injury is serious, according to team sources. Mitchell remained in a crouch on the other end, pointing to the back of his left leg. The No. 13 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft out of the University of Louisville put up regular season numbers that speak for themselves: 20.5 points per game on 43.7 percent shooting from the floor, 3.7 assists, 3.7 rebounds, and 1.5 steals per game.

by | May 09, 2018 | 06:08

Cano gave Seattle a 1-0 lead in the third inning, driving in Gamel from third base with a groundout. He forced Donaldson into a ground out with two outs in the bottom of the ninth to secure the no-hit bid. Infielder Richard Urena was recalled from triple-A. He struck out 7 while walking three as he finished off the third no-hitter of the 2018 season. Gamel had reached on a leadoff walk and advanced to third on a Gordon double.

by | May 09, 2018 | 05:49

Conte confirmed the 25-year-old will be fit to face Huddersfield in midweek and claimed the striker must concentrate on building a career with the Blues. PSG are understood to be willing to sell the 31-year-old if they can secure a replacement, with Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski thought to be on their radar.

by | May 09, 2018 | 05:17

He ended up earning all of them and making almost $11 million, but he probably feels he should not have to deal with escalators in his contract going forward. Signed through 2019, Gronkowski is officially eligible to sign a new contract on May 24, as it will mark a full calendar year he signed since his previous contract.

by | May 09, 2018 | 04:18

About commissioning of women in the army and related forces, several cases are being fought in various courts. "In the navy, women are not allowed in the sea, but we are working seriously towards opening up defence forces for women". She added that work is also being done on providing short service commissioned women officers with permanent commission status. A year ago in November The Indian Navy got its first women pilot, Sub -Lieutenant Shubhangi Swaroop.

by | May 09, 2018 | 03:38

Per the Globe , Markle and Betts are distant relatives whose family ties date back to antebellum Virginia via Alabama. "According to the 1870 Federal Census, the population of a township in Madison County, Ala., included 22 adults and children with the surname Betts", Abraham writes.

by | May 09, 2018 | 04:06

Goal. Paris Saint-Germain. They sold roughly 15,000 tickets for the final - which is approximately the population of Les Herbiers - and those supporters nearly had a dream start. PSG began brightly and struck the woodwork on three occasions in the opening 20 minutes through two Giovani Lo Celso strikes and a Kylian Mbappe effort.

by | May 09, 2018 | 03:55

He gave me, a foreign manager, a chance when no one knew me here. It seems a list of suitors are motivated to ensure that's the case, although Wenger remains transfixed on all things Arsenal until they end their season at Huddersfield Town on Sunday, May 13.

by | May 09, 2018 | 02:44

Gomez posted the following message on his official Instagram account on Tuesday afternoon. This season Mažić has been referee for four games in the Champions League and two in the Europa League . Third-placed Liverpool host Brighton and Hove Albion in their last match of the Premier League season on Sunday. "It's my life, it's our life, that we always make it a little bit more exciting", Klopp told liverpoolfc.com.

by | May 09, 2018 | 02:29

The Athletic reported the Timberwolves had interviewed two women about incidents with Brunson before the most recent issue, which occurred during the playoffs. He worked with the Denver Nuggets , Chicago Bulls and Charlotte Bobcats prior to that and also spent some time as an assistant at the University of Hartford.

by | May 09, 2018 | 03:59

Not once have we negotiated for Griezmann nor do we have any intention to do so. "I can tell you one thing: Antoine Griezmann is an Atletico Madrid player as of today", Cerezo said. And Atletico know the player will be leaving at the end of the season", Cadena Cope radio station announced without attributing a source. "Our relationship with Atletico and (their president, Enrique) Cerezo is strong, we discuss a lot of issues".

by | May 09, 2018 | 04:14

It's not on the table. However, the France global failed to replicate the form that made his one of Europe's brightest prospects at Borussia Dortmund, due to niggling injuries over the course of the 2017/18 campaign. Dembele would likely cost in the region of the £95 million that the Spanish side splashed out last summer although Liverpool are believed to be willing to splurge such an amount having received £142 million for Philippe Coutinho in January.

by | May 09, 2018 | 03:06

The Premier Soccer League (PSL) host La Liga Champions in an global friendly which will also be used to commemorate the Nelson Mandela Centenary celebrations next week. The messages from SAFA, Caf, Sundowns and various South African media strongly indicate that a match between Sundowns and Barcelona is a possibility.

by | May 09, 2018 | 04:08

If the league wants to make the game more appealing to an global audience, they can help themselves by taking two of the most recognizable brands to London. The rivalry between two of the sport's most successful teams stretches back more than a century and is widely regarded as the most passionate in baseball.

by | May 09, 2018 | 03:34

In return for Harvey, the Mets received catcher Devin Mesoraco and cash. Matt Harvey is now, officially , no longer a New York Met. Goodbye Matt, thanks for the memories! In eight appearances that spanned 27 innings this season, Harvey went 0-2 with a 7.00 ERA, 1.56 WHIP, 20 strikeouts and nine walks.

by | May 09, 2018 | 02:35

We have seen the cycle. I was with Rangers when we thought Celtic would never catch up - never in a hundred years. 'There have been rumours about Wayne going overseas, China or America, but we won't find out until Wayne and his agent have been contacted and whether he feels like he wants to be here or nor.

by | May 09, 2018 | 02:40

Hood was a seventh-round pick by Oakland past year after three sledgehammer seasons with the Heels. Butler, who tried out for the Steelers in 2017, played in 33 games over four seasons with California and recorded 32 receptions with 381 yards and five touchdowns.

by | May 09, 2018 | 02:16

Waddell said a number of coaching candidates were discussed, but "our conversations with staff and players consistently returned to the same person". Rod Brind'Amour, the captain of Carolina's 2006 Stanley Cup championship team, replaces Bill Peters, who opted out of his contract and signed with the Calgary Flames this offseason.

by | May 09, 2018 | 02:43

Moore oversaw the acquisition of eight points from four matches (as many as the club had taken in their previous 18 outings under Alan Pardew), including wins over Manchester United and Newcastle, as well as an impressive home draw against Liverpool.

by | May 09, 2018 | 02:24

Borrego is one of the most well-regarded assistants in the league; his coaching career has included two tours on Gregg Popovich's staff. Borrego turned down the University of New Mexico in his home state past year, choosing to continue pursuit of an National Basketball Association head-coaching job.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:29

Westbrook signed a five-year, $205 million extension last September. To be clear, not a report. "There's an increasing number of people around the league who think the Thunder should look at trading Westbrook", Lowe says. Frustration has set in around the Oklahoma City Thunder franchise as the team's acquisitions of Paul George and Carmelo Anthony last summer only increased their win total by one game from the previous year.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:38

A little kid from Belfast done good". Conlon is set to break a wait of nearly 109 years as being the first Belfast man to play in the big leagues since Harry McIlveen at the turn of the 20th Century. Conlon moved with his family from the Falls Road area of West Belfast to Southern California 22 years ago. He added: "It's just something you dream about.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:33

Herrera hit a three-run drive off Jeff Samardzija (1-2) in the first and a two-run shot off D.J. Snelten in the sixth. That's how we grew up playing. "This was my first time, so I have a little bit of a ways to go". "We're still working on how we're gonna do that", Maddon said. Mazzoni worked the ninth against the Marlins. The DL stint for the Japanese right-hander was made retroactive to Friday and he is eligible to return May 14, when the Cubs host the Atlanta Braves for a makeup game.

by | May 09, 2018 | 02:29

Diaz (transcript courtesy of mmanytt.com at the 70:00 mark ). St-Pierre returned to competition in November after four years away from the sport to win the middleweight title with a submission victory in the third round over Michael Bisping at UFC 217.

by | May 09, 2018 | 02:07

Froome, who is attempting to win his third straight Grand Tour, already struggled in the opening time trial after a training crash. Dennis preserved his slender one-second lead over Dutch defending champion Tom Dumoulin ( Team Sunweb ) as Wellens moved up to fourth place in the general classification, 19 seconds off the summit and two-seconds behind Britain's Simon Yates ( Mitchelton-Scott ).

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:30

Asked on talkSPORT whether he wanted Rooney to stay next season the Toffees boss said: "Yes". "There are rumours about Wayne going elsewhere overseas - in China and America - but at the moment he is an Everton player and an Everton fan", the Toffees boss told talkSPORT .