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Author: 0 Isco, Bale may appear in Champions League final, says Zidane

Juventus will want to avenge their defeat in the hands of Real Madrid when they lost the 1998 final in Amsterdam, but Allegri's men have lost in the final six times . For Los Blancos , they're aiming to complete their own domestic and European double for the first time since 1958, win their 12th Champions League title and their second in succession, which would mean they're the first to do so in the competition in its current format.

Author: 0 Harry Kane on course for the Golden Boot

The England striker now has 26 goals, putting him two ahead of Everton's Romelu Lukaku with one game remaining in the race for the Golden Boot. Safe to say, it will certainly be interesting who comes out on top for the battle of the best striker but Kane is no doubt the heavy favourite.

Author: 0 LeBron James: 'Got to figure out how to combat' Kevin Durant, Warriors

If they do, the Warriors could become the first team in National Basketball Association history to make an unbeaten playoff run to the title. You can listen to Golden State Warriors vs. "That's what you dream about as a kid, is to play at the highest level". Meanwhile, outside of Kyrie Irving (24 points) and Kevin Love (15 points, 21 rebounds ), the Cavaliers got next to nothing from anyone else.

Author: 0 Woakes out of Champions Trophy with side strain

Rahul Dravid's highest score in the ICC Champions Trophy against Pakistan is 76 runs while Shoaib Malik has a highest score of 128 runs against India . "The way Dhoni has been able to win matches with a team with limited resources is remarkable", Aamer Sohail said at Aaj Tak Salaam Cricket 2017 . Morgan's opposite number Mashrafe Mortaza conceded Tamim and Mushfiqur's dismissals to consecutive balls from Plunkett in the 45th over proved highly significant - because a total of 330 plus ...

Sports Dettori delivers as Enable takes Oaks under thundery skies
Author: 0 Dettori delivers as Enable takes Oaks under thundery skies

Meanwhile, Kenny McPeek is hoping to become the first USA trainer of the race with Daddys Lil Darling. The pair, who team up in today's big race with Cracksman, made the most of the lightning and thunder as Aidan O'Brien's hot favourite, Rhododendron, wilted in the home straight.

Sports Real will treat 15th European Cup final like a first - Ramos
Author: 0 Real will treat 15th European Cup final like a first - Ramos

Alessandro Del Piero recalls his UCL final defeats with Juventus and explains why it was weird to play Italian rival Milan. Real Madrid will feel no additional pressure as they attempt to retain the Champions League for the first time in the modern era, says head coach Zinedine Zidane .

Author: 0 Ronaldo looks to break new ground at Champions League final

Real Madrid face Juventus in Saturday's Champions League final in Cardiff aiming to become the first side ever to retain the trophy in its current format. In 10 games in the Champions League, Real Madrid and Juventus have won 8 games each, drawing two. The 2005 FA Cup final was also the only one of Ronaldo's four visits with United that he didn't score and emerge victorious.

Sports Rihanna Was the Star of Last Night's NBA Finals Game
Author: 0 Rihanna Was the Star of Last Night's NBA Finals Game

The kid above, by the way, was flown to Oakland by the Warriors for Game 1 and got to meet Curry. Two weeks later, the Cavs were crowned NBA Champions. It appears she took her investment in the competition between the Cavs and the Warriors very seriously by taunting the Warriors' Kevin Durant while he was making free throws.

Author: 0 Kevin Durant dated 'Bachelorette' Rachel Lindsay at Texas

It's unclear how long Durant and Lindsay were together. We're two episodes into Rachel Lindsay's season of The Bachelorette , and it still strikes me as shocking that she's the first black person to take the lead in any of the franchise's shows.

Sports Murray advances to second round of French Open
Author: 0 Murray advances to second round of French Open

It's the first time since 2011 that as few as two Americans got to the second round in Paris . Khachanov, who had 12 aces against Berdych, will take on another big server, No. Zverev was one of the outside favorites after impressing on his way to victory at the Italian Open earlier this month. Lendl was courtside Tuesday, having not been present since the Australian Open .

Sports Inter Milan accept Man Utd offer for Ivan Perisic
Author: 0 Inter Milan accept Man Utd offer for Ivan Perisic

That won't halt United's attempts to sign the Croatian, who according to reports, met with Mourinho in Zagreb last March. Inter are being forced to sell one of their key players before the end of June in order to meet Financial Fair Play regulations, otherwise their summer transfer budget will be restricted.

Sports LeBron James embarrassed on defense by Steph Curry, Kevin Durant
Author: 0 LeBron James embarrassed on defense by Steph Curry, Kevin Durant

Forget about the action on the court during Thursday night's opening game of the NBA Finals , did you catch what Rihanna was up to? The negative narrative will always be Kevin Durant came to Golden State to join a slew of all-stars to help pave the way to his first National Basketball Association title.

Author: 0 Rihanna stole the show during Game 1

The Warriors switched Klay Thompson onto him with glee and he failed to make them pay. "But if that game never comes and he continues to play the defence that he's been playing, we should be just fine". "Don't get in that trap bro", Curry said. One of the more egregious examples was when JR Smith, forced to choose between stopping Durant or covering Curry, ducked out of Durant's way to cover Curry, leaving Durant with an open path to the basket.

Sports Kansas lawmakers to get revenue report amid work on tax plan
Author: 0 Kansas lawmakers to get revenue report amid work on tax plan

Sam Brownback , and some lawmakers want a mix of revenue-raising ideas. The House has its own plan to phase in a $285 million increase over two years. With passage of a bill in the Republican-controlled state Senate on Tuesday, Kansas is now one step closer to making the size and font of a mandated physician's disclosure form the basis for denying or delaying a women's right to an abortion .

Author: 0 Jake's Ladder: Guentzel climbing record book for Penguins

Pittsburgh went on to score two more goals in the span of 15 seconds minutes later, on two different 2-on-1 rushes that allowed Scott Wilson and Evgeni Malkin to score. But, Guentzel still manages to find the puck and come up big when it counts. The Pens read each other well, and are loaded with playmakers and finishers.

Author: 0 Ipl 10: cricketer drops towel to celebrate mi win

The last three overs (today)... This was just momentary as Rayudu was run out in the 8 over with an unbelievable direct hit by Smith. Here you can get the live updates of the game from the Toss , Playing XI and Live scores. Johnson, with three for 26 and seamer Jasprit Bumrah, two for 26, kept things tight, however, and RPS failed to accelerate when needed. Last over was given to Johnson.

Author: 0 Cavaliers need heart, fewer mistakes to recover in NBA Finals

The Warriors' prized free agent signing did not disappoint in his first trip to the NBA Finals since 2012, consistently getting to the rim and often throwing down uncontested dunks. What a dominant NBA Finals opener with the Warriors . "And I only can get in transition because we got stops and rebounding ", said Durant to the journalists when they asked him to comment his productivity in this game.

Author: 0 Sixth-grader wins National Spelling Bee

In 2017, she went 35 for 35 words to win the entire competition! She calmly nailed two words in a row, ending on " marocain ", which means a type of dress fabric of ribbed crepe, The Guardian reported. Bee officials planned to administer a Tiebreaker Test to all spellers in the competition at 6 p.m. (2200 GMT) on Thursday. Similarly, the competition was full of rapidly swinging emotions.

Author: 0 Warriors' Curry taking it game by game after last year's collapse

Can Durant and Curry play as well if the game is tight? "The best thing about tonight, obviously, was just our defensive presence and effort for 48 minutes", Curry said ignoring the big numbers both he and Durant put up. The Cavaliers dusted their opponents as well. Meaning they don't have to dig too deeply to understand what they have to correct for Game 2. Warriors starting center Zaza Pachulia returned after missing the final two games at San Antonio with a bruised right heel ...

Sports Red Sox put LHP Rodriguez on DL after fall in bullpen
Author: 0 Red Sox put LHP Rodriguez on DL after fall in bullpen

After the game, Rodriguez told reporters that "nothing insane happened" and that his struggled were due to poor location. Miley sustained back-to-back losses on Saturday after allowing four runs on eight hits in five innings of a 5-2 setback at Houston.

Author: 0 Djokovic, Nadal advance to third round at French Open

Serving to stay in the contest when darkness halted their tie on Tuesday, Tsonga was broken immediately when play resumed as the Argentine world number 91 wrapped up a 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (6/8), 6-4 win. Muguruza swept into round four of the women's draw with a 7-5, 6-2 win over Kazakh 27th seed Yulia Putintseva. After 16 years on the road with his nephew, Toni Nadal said he's looking forward to spending more time at home in Mallorca with his wife and three young children.

Sports Man United legend claims Alexis Sanchez has right character for club
Author: 0 Man United legend claims Alexis Sanchez has right character for club

Sanchez has been a key player for Arsenal since his arrival from Barcelona in 2014, scoring in two FA Cup final victories in his three seasons in north London. Robson went on to say that another candidate could be Antonio Valencia as he has got that " determination about him too " to make sure that everyone does their job when playing.

Sports NCAA REGIONAL ON DECK | Texas Southern at LSU
Author: 0 NCAA REGIONAL ON DECK | Texas Southern at LSU

Southeastern Louisiana, 36-20, is the two seed in Baton Rouge. The game will be shown live on the SEC Network and WatchESPN stream. All times Central and subject to change; Television and streaming assignments also subject to change. Zach Watson has cooled off with a 5-for-26 stretch since back-to-back 3-hit games vs. The 3-0 deficit after the top of the second Friday, however, was the largest in a regional opener with Mainieri as coach.

Sports State grants full scholarship release to WR Corey Sutton
Author: 0 State grants full scholarship release to WR Corey Sutton

After blocking Corey Sutton from receiving a grant-in aid to 35 different programs, Kansas State has released the wide receiver in his quest to transfer. 2s on your team leaving you don't have much a team left", Snyder said before an appearance at a Catbackers function in Overland Park. Let's hope the absurdity ends soon and Sutton is able to leave the program without losing his scholarship.

Author: 0 Koscielny banned for FA Cup final after losing appeal

At Stamford Bridge, Chelsea celebrated their title and captain John Terry's last game with a 5-1 defeat of relegated Sunderland on Sunday, bringing their season's Premier League win tally to a record 30 games. Wenger said "I don't know" when asked whether it will be his last game as Arsenal manager, but reiterated that he plans to continue in management regardless.

Author: 0 LeBron: Durant the difference between Cavs and Warriors

In the end, Rihanna's beloved Cavaliers lost the game 113 to 91, and Durant ended up scoring 38 of those points. Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said after the game that the Cavs got their coverage wrong, as it often led to a wide-open Durant streaking down the lane.

Author: 0 All so difficult for Djokovic, easy for Nadal at French Open

He's my uncle, I say hundreds of times, but he's my uncle more than my coach. He is survived by Nadal , who won a crushing 79 percent of points on serve, including 85 percent of second serve points, and intends to dine on world No. Schwartzman played well during that stretch, to be sure, but the No. 2-seeded Djokovic's biggest problem was himself. "I think that she played her second match ".

Author: 0 Champions Trophy: Kiwis opt to bat first against Aussies

Australia came into this game as favourites, but New Zealand played like they were in charge from the start of the match . There was also no spot in the side for allrounder Marcus Stoinis, who produced one of the greatest performances in Australian ODI history earlier this year, when he stunned the Black Caps with a three-wicket haul and a magnificent 146 at Eden Park in just his second match .

Author: 0 Murray v Del Potro: five epic contests between the two rivals

It's been a disappointing year to date for the top-seeded Brit, who'll have to be on top of his game against Argentine hard-hitter Del Potro. "It will be very tough". Meanwhile, world No. 3 Stan Wawrinka came out on top in his slugfest with Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov , winning 6-4, 7-6 (5), 7-5 and move into the third round.

Sports STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS OPEN THREAD- May 19/17
Author: 0 STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS OPEN THREAD- May 19/17

The Senators came out charging in the third period, hoping to make up the two-goal disadvantage and at least force overtime, something they have excelled at this spring. The TV cameras caught a frustrated Karlsson upset with centre Kyle Turris after a power play in the second. While his initial shot was stopped, the rebound bounced off Penguins defenseman Ian Cole and into the net.

Sports LeBron James' LA home vandalized with racial slur
Author: 0 LeBron James' LA home vandalized with racial slur

LeBron James is speaking out after a "racially motivated slur" was found spray painted on the gates of his Los Angeles home. The Cavs and Warriors are meeting in the NBA Finals for the third straight year, with Cleveland winning last year and Golden State winning in 2015.

Author: 0 Griffin not 'laying down' for Trump, fears career is over

A Republican Party spokesman is attacking Kathy Griffin's press conference in which she said President Donald Trump and his family are targeting her over a controversial photo shoot . At times Griffin was amusing and at others she was emotional and near tears. I ultimately don't think she's going to face any charges again. He broke me.

Author: 0 Durant stars in NBA Finals game one win

Everything the singer did while she watched the Cleveland Cavaliers take on the Golden State Warriors was given play-by-play coverage. Like that play where he faked out LeBron James before drilling a 3-pointer, that was without the sleeve.

Sports Kevin Durant Destroyed the Idea That He Should Just Fit In
Author: 0 Kevin Durant Destroyed the Idea That He Should Just Fit In

While Curry and Durant ran the offense, it was the collective defensive effort that sealed the deal for Golden State in Game 1. Golden State's four turnovers tied an NBA Finals low. Naturally, she turned to the crowd, dabbed and brushed them off. It's too early for wide-ranging series conclusions, but given the opponent, the amount of preparation and the countless adjustments throughout the seven-game series might not be enough.

Sports LeBron, Lue praise Warriors after Cavs routed
Author: 0 LeBron, Lue praise Warriors after Cavs routed

For some it is hard to reconcile how a team that has a nine-game playoff road winning streak and is 12-1 this postseason is given little chance of defeating the Warriors . "We're real tough to beat when he's doing that ". Durant's presence has made Curry the No. 2 option but the former two-time MVP looks comfortable in that role.

Author: 0 Rain saves Australia in Trophy opener

The Kiwi captain top-scored as his side looked to be heading for a win before play was halted in the second innings. Steve Smith (captain), David Warner , Pat Cummins , Aaron Finch, John Hastings , Josh Hazlewood , Travis Head , Moises Henriques , Chris Lynn, Glenn Maxwell , James Pattinson, Mitchell Starc , Marcus Stoinis , Matthew Wade, Adam Zampa.

Author: 0 Senators @ Penguins - go on or go home

Ryan snapped the Senators power play drought at 0-for-29 when he tied it up at the 13:15 mark, with Ottawa enjoying a five-on-three advantage. The home team has a 98-70 (.583 winning-percentage) in the history of NHL Game 7s, which isn't an overwhelming number.

Author: 0 Champions Trophy: England opt to field against Bangladesh in opener

England won the toss and surprisingly enough, chose to bowl first . That was Bangladesh's highest ODI stand outside of Asia, surpassing the 141 put on by Mushfiqur and Mahmudullah when they knocked England out of the 2015 World Cup with a 15-run win in Adelaide.