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by | May 24, 2017 | 01:43

Left fielder Steve Pearce hurt his right calf muscle in the second inning legging out a double and hobbled off the field, not to return. "First time my mom's been here for Mother's Day". Kudos to anyone who stuck through that game from start to finish because it looked really grim early on. So after about 45 minutes of thinking about anything other than the Toronto Blue Jays , you can imagine my surprise when I checked back in on the game to see the Blue Jays had tied the score at 7-7.

by | May 24, 2017 | 01:22

While Suits actress Meghan wasn't part of the wedding ceremony at Berkshire's St Mark's Church, she joined her boyfriend Prince Harry for the reception afterwards. Most of the attendees changed outfits at the hall before being shuttled to the Middleton home, where English tennis ace Tim Henman was spotted arriving with Swiss tennis champ Roger Federer and his wife, Mirka .

by | May 24, 2017 | 01:54

On what made the difference in Game 3: "Heart". LeBron James had one of the worst games of his playoff career, finishing with 11 points and six turnovers. But this to me was a flawless example [of the Cavs saying] 'We're going to win the series. "A lot of these guys have been overlooked, and this is their first opportunity to really play a meaningful role".

by | May 24, 2017 | 02:27

They started the season with a bang and ended the league stage with the maximum number of points in the table. Skipper Rohit Sharma can only agree. Nevertheless, he played a key role in carrying Pune to the final. The Pandya brothers are ideal for the high-pressure T20 brand of cricket. Last season, he took 23 wickets in 17 matches to become the leading wicket-taker.

by | May 24, 2017 | 02:16

A subsequent victory against Juventus in the Champions League final on June 3 would give Madrid its first European double since the 1957-58 season. Just eight seconds into the game, Celta made it clear to Ronaldo and Madrid that they would have to battle for everything, as Pablo "Tucu" Hernandez clipped the Portuguese's ankle in the game's first challenge.

by | May 24, 2017 | 02:09

Some fans had been hoping that they would be given the option to opt out of Europa League fixtures altogether, but that is not the case. "We will be really strong and we will fight for it". For me, it's the best competition and Liverpool needs to be there consistently, all the time , and I love the perspective. Liverpool finished the 2016/17 Premier League season with 76 points, a great haul and one which Jürgen Klopp is more than happy with.

by | May 24, 2017 | 01:33

Any wildcard for Sharapova, who was Wimbledon champion as a 17-year-old in 2004, would have divided opinion. The All England Lawn Tennis Club will produce the coverage and hire the announcers. Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova has returned to the top-200 global players in the weekly ratings of the Women Tennis Association. "She has complied with the sanctions imposed", he said.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:47

Crosby had only one point as the defending champion Penguins dropped two of the first three, leading to questions about his health following a jarring concussion in the second round. "As a result, he had no permanent injury to his muscle, nerves or blood vessels and we expect a full and complete recovery", Poile said. "He knows the league, he knows the game , so he can kind of calm me down at some points when I get a little fired up or something".

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:33

My thoughts and prayers are with the families", said City's Raheem Sterling while team-mate Vincent Kompany said: "I would like to express my deepest condolences to the families of the victims. A group stage game against Ukraine's Zorya Luhansk involved a 3,870 mile round trip, while the last-16 tie against Rostov necessitated a 4,266 mile return journey to Russian Federation.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:19

President Aleksander Ceferin offered his condolences, adding: "I am deeply saddened by the terrible terrorist attack in Manchester last night. Our thoughts are with the victims and the families of those affected". The club experienced a mixed campaign in the Premier League , which ended Sunday. If Ajax were in a position to mould their group of wonderkids for the next three or four seasons, then perhaps they could make an impact in the Champions League in the coming years.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:12

Twitter and Facebook were filled with appeals for information about people who had not been accounted for. Witnesses said the blast scattered bolts and other bits of metal, apparently meant to maximize injuries and deaths. All acts of terrorism are cowardly attacks on innocent people but this attack stands out for its appalling, sickening cowardice, deliberately targeting innocent, defenseless children and young people who should have been enjoying one of the most memorable nights of their ...

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:47

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? As the world record marquee signing in Jose Mourinho's spending spree last summer, Paul Pogba was earmarked to spearhead Manchester United's first serious Premier League challenge since Sir Alex Ferguson's departure.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:09

Game 4 will be Tuesday in Quicken Loans Arena. "We always believe in ourselves", said Avery Bradley, who scored 20 points and made the game-winning 3-pointer in Game 3. "He knows that. We know that". Whatever scrap of hope the Celtics might have had for being able to resemble something competitive against the Cavaliers is probably gone: Isaiah Thomas is officially out for the remainder of the postseason.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:38

On Sunday, he nearly turned himself into a villain in the space of few overs when he dropped Rising Pune Supergiant's Ajinkya Rahane very early in the innings during the final here. The effort he put in didn't go unnoticed. We are proud of the way we played the final and this year. It was because of Krunal's late hitting (three fours and two sixes) that MI managed to reach close to 130 after being reduced to 79 for 7.

by | May 24, 2017 | 01:46

It's this weighted, realistic presentation that makes the bombastic action scenes that much more impressive. Let's see if it's worth it. Six years ago NetherRealm started something with it's reboot of the classic fighting game Mortal Kombat and Injustice 2 is a continuation of their brilliant work.

by | May 24, 2017 | 01:31

Instead, they'll probably draw Pool A victor Ireland in the last eight, which any fan will tell you is an easier proposition than having to play New Zealand . The United States and Canada are favourites to get the two Americas places, while Fiji , Samoa and Tonga are traditionally the strongest teams in Oceania.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:05

Believe it or not, this has never happened prior to this season, despite enjoying some of the greatest attacking talents at different intervals in their 115-year history. The visitors, that by this phase were aware that Barcelona were behind in the house to Eibar, also resembled increasing their lead with that male Ronaldo 11 minutes prior to half-time.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:45

The Tigers lone hit came from Mikie Mahtook in the third. While Peacock did not complete five innings and therefore was unable to pick up the victory, he set the dominant tone and was stellar throughout his 70-pitch outing, allowing one hit and two walks with eight strikeouts over 4 1/3 innings.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:18

Announcing that the death toll had risen on Tuesday morning, Greater Manchester Police chief constable Ian Hopkins said: "What I can confirm is that there are children among the deceased". The attack killed 22 people and injured dozens at a British concert by USA singer Ariana Grande . "It would appear that this was targeting kids", Frank says, "and I can not remember something recently like that actually happening".

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:22

And that, to paraphrase Kevin Durant , is what they came to do. Mills' stock may have dropped after the Warriors' defensively targeted him in the series. Nevertheless, despite the fact that the sweep was a disappointing way to end the year, there's no denying that the Jazz had a phenomenal season that has them headed in the right direction.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:38

Golden State is shooting 50 percent from the field while averaging 118.3 points in 12 playoff games. The Warriors await a possible third straight championship matchup with Cleveland, which leads Boston 2-1 in the East finals. Warriors: Golden State has won five straight games over San Antonio , including the regular season, which is the team's longest against the Spurs .

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:03

Willett shot 79 in the opening round Thursday and played the back nine in 40 on Friday before withdrawing. "I've already limited the schedule down a lot, obviously all of the travelling we've been doing, and everything that's been going on", he said.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:29

It was Truex who prevailed in the race, a chaotic one at Kansas Speedway on Saturday night for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Blaney, who led 83 laps, appeared to have the fastest auto for good portions of the night, but Truex came on strong at the end, passing the No.

by | May 24, 2017 | 01:15

An English Football League spokesman said: "The thoughts and prayers of everyone associated with the EFL and its 72 clubs are with all those affected by last night's bad events in Manchester ". Upon United's arrival they, along with representatives from Ajax , will attend a scheduled meeting with Uefa when security plans will be discussed.

by | May 24, 2017 | 01:05

So I'm like feeling myself a little bit. But even if he decides to play through the injury, his words after Friday's practice don't sound too encouraging. With Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr unable to lead the team because of health issues, assistant coach Mike Brown has taken the reigns of the NBA's best team, leading them to 10-straight wins in this years' playoffs.

by | May 24, 2017 | 01:23

Cape Town - Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has confirmed that star striker Sergio Aguero will stay at the club for next season. "And now we know that they can do it for the coming years". Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola: "This is now the seventh year in a row we are in Europe". Despite spending £47.5m on John Stones, £37m on Leroy Sane, £27m on Gabriel Jesus , £20m on Ilkay Gundogan, £15.4m on Claudio Bravo and £13.8m on Nolito, City failed to challenge champions ...

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:45

Poulter never imagined all this two weeks ago. The world's top 10 players - Scott barely missed the cut, entering the week at No. 11. That's when a clerical oversight - discovered by Brian Gay - saved him. He tied for 41st, the worst finish by a 54-hole leader in tournament history. Jack Nicklaus (1974, 1978), Hal Sutton (1983), Tiger Woods (2001) and Martin Kaymer (2014) are the only players to win a major and The Players Championship in the same year.

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:38

He initially worked with Menard, who won the 2011 Brickyard 400 with Labbe as crew chief. Labbe has worked with Dillon since the midpoint of the 2015 season. Prior to RCR, he served in various engineering roles with Hendrick Motorsports. His first race atop the No. 3 pit box will be Sunday's Coca-Cola 600 (6 p.m.

by | May 24, 2017 | 01:29

Mitchell Johnson took two wickets in the final over as Mumbai Indians beat Rising Pune Supergiant by one run in a dramatic Indian Premier League final to claim a record third title in Hyderabad . To pick Smith out as the villain when he had steered Pune into such a commanding position seems unfair. "Some unbelievable bowling and great fielding in the pressure situations".

by | May 23, 2017 | 23:31

The rib injury first surfaced in January prior to McIlroy's first start at the South Africa Open, where he lost in a playoff. The Northern Irish player, who won the BMW PGA Championship three years ago by one shot from Shane Lowry, has been forced to pull out of this year's competition due to an injury.

by | May 24, 2017 | 01:00

They are the first team in National Basketball Association history to sweep all the way into the Finals, but perhaps the lack of adversity and resistance could come back to bite them if they do happen to match up against a hungry James and his refocused Cavaliers.

by | May 23, 2017 | 23:31

The 31-year-old received a straight red card for his reckless first-half challenge on Enner Valencia and will therefore miss Saturday's FA Cup final against Chelsea and the first two domestic fixtures of next season. Most of the games this year even though we have lost points, we have dominated games. "I said in the week that we're going to attract big players this summer, especially with having Jürgen Klopp as our manager".

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:01

The victory was the first for Horschel since he went on a torrid run in the 2014 FedEx Cup Playoffs and took home the Tour Championship. "The nerves I can control - it's making the right decisions and just trying to judge the wind correctly and when to hit the ball , where to aim and the little things that kind of make up the difference between shooting 64 or 70".

by | May 24, 2017 | 00:47

He told Omnisport: "All that concerns me, whatever happens, is I want there for there to be more money available for the manager". It's Real and Barca. "For a few weeks we knew that's the maximum we can achieve and we did it". For us, he's a nice option to haven't but if somebody comes in with big money, it might be sensible to reinvest it in a forward who's more often available and can play centrally in a 4-3-3 formation.

by | May 23, 2017 | 23:25

Thankfully, it seems like both drivers are okay. IndyCar driver Tony Kanaan said Dixon went to the restaurant to get food for himself and a group of his fellow drivers, according to USA Today . However, we will allow the Speedway/Indianapolis police departments to handle the situation and while they conduct their investigation we will refrain from making any further comments to allow Scott to focus on the upcoming Indianapolis 500.