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Author: 0 Arsenal loss has focussed Man United minds on Europa League, says Mata

The semi-final second leg will be United's chance to go one step closer to winning the Europa League and qualifying for the Champions League, and Mata wants to be part of it. "The kid, the same". Granit Xhaka had opened the scoring in the 54th minute with a shot that deflected heavily off Ander Herrera. "They had luck with that first goal ".

Author: 0 Determined Ducks aim for different result vs. Oilers

And then the Ducks tied it again when Silfverberg tapped in another rebound out of the air. His shot was going wide but Cam Talbot misplayed it. It will be tough for the Ducks, though, if Talbot can continue to play like he did on Friday.

Author: 0 Mets says Harvey will return to mound Friday at Milwaukee

But Harvey's 5.14 ERA isn't exactly a must-need right now for teams. Matt Harvey's Mets career is over. Marlins: CF Christian Yelich missed a start for the first time this season. It's not as though the Mets have a insane amount of depth in their rotation right now with Noah Syndergaard on the disabled list, so they obviously felt perturbed by Harvey's actions.

Author: 0 Manchester City boss Guardiola hopes United win Europa League

The numbers don't lie, though, we have created so many chances but haven't scored enough. One ― at White Hart Lane. "The others, no chance", the 46-year-old said. But, in today's inflated market place, the form of Jesus, who cost City £27 million from Palmeiras past year, already appears a bargain. Palace were in danger of being overrun and the fleet-footed Leroy Sane forced Hennessey into two good saves.

Sports Willy Caballero hoping to earn new Manchester City deal
Author: 0 Willy Caballero hoping to earn new Manchester City deal

Asked whether City could count on a fully fit Kompany next season, Guardiola was realistic in his assessment but acknowledged his backline operates with far more confidence if the Belgium worldwide is around. But, in today's inflated market place, the form of Jesus, who cost City £27 million from Palmeiras a year ago, already appears a bargain. This "capitulation", as Sam Allardyce described it, coupled with Swansea's 1-0 win over Everton, means they need at least a draw from their showdown ...

Sports Arsenal must be at their best to beat Man United
Author: 0 Arsenal must be at their best to beat Man United

Mourinho is yet to lose to Wenger in a league game thus far and is expected to field a line up at the Emirates that will help him to keep his record going. United's quest to earn a Champions League place for next season has seen them prioritise the Europa League over the English top flight in recent weeks and Thursday's 1-0 win at Celta Vigo puts them in pole position to secure a place in the final, most likely against Ajax, with the victor joining Europe's elite in the 2017-18 season.

Sports Arsenal loss has focused Man United minds on Europa League, says Mata
Author: 0 Arsenal loss has focused Man United minds on Europa League, says Mata

United may not be out of the top four race by the numbers, but Mourinho is a man whose only focus is now on the Europa League. "But, obviously, everything for Thursday". But they were fantastic. The very next game they travelled to London to take on Chelsea, where they unleashed an outrageous 16 shots. but still lost 4-0.

Author: 0 BCCI announces Indian team for Champions Trophy Cricket in England

Earlier, the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators had lashed out at BCCI for missing 25th April deadline to select Indian squad for upcoming Champions Trophy. Manish last played for India against New Zealand in October 2016. "I will try to do my best and continue from where I had left", Shami said after being picked for the Champions Trophy on Monday.

Author: 0 Let's play two: Yankees beat Cubs 5-4 in 18 innings

Not so much anymore. The New York Yankees and Chicago Cubs shattered a major league record for strikeouts in a game with 48 during Sunday's marathon game, which resulted in a 5-4 Yankees win in 18 innings. Santana took a 2-0 pitch out to right-center. Rob Zastryzny, who was promoted from Triple-A Iowa, pitched four innings, but Szczur likely is headed for a new team.

Author: 0 Australia treasurer promises fair budget that reins in debt

Morrison has already announced the government will use "good debt" to finance a second global airport in Sydney. Transport and Infrastructure Minister Darren Chester indicated there would be funding in the budget for the inland freight rail network between Brisbane and Melbourne.

Author: 0 Clement keen to avoid survival playoff for Swans and Tigers

The Toffees have already wrapped up seventh place in the Premier League but the chances of overtaking Arsenal, who they play on the final day of the campaign, appear unlikely as the sixth-placed Gunners are two points ahead with two matches in hand.

Author: 0 Watch Canelo Alvarez vs Julio Cesar Chavez Jr Official Online PPV

Simply put, the Canelo vs. GGG fight is a more exciting fight for boxing fans - much moreso than Mayweather vs. McGregor. The long-awaited clash between Alavrez and Golovkin has been confirmed for 16 September, Independence Day in Mexico, and is a further blow to the hopes of seeing the biggest names in boxing and the UFC square off.

Sports Red Sox Ban Fan Who Used Racial Slur At Game For Life
Author: 0 Red Sox Ban Fan Who Used Racial Slur At Game For Life

There were no pregame warnings issued before Wednesday night's game between Boston and Baltimore, although it bears mention that Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred told both teams earlier in the day to expect discipline if the shenanigans continued.

Sports Joshua defeats Klitschko in world heavyweight epic
Author: 0 Joshua defeats Klitschko in world heavyweight epic

Joshua rocked Klitschko and dropped him in round five. Britain's unbeaten IBF title holder earned a sensational victory by knocking down the 41-year-old former champion twice in the 11th and penultimate round before the referee stepped in to save Klitschko from any more punishment.

Author: 0 • Jazz fall prey to Durant breakout in Game 3

The best part of the pair's reaction is easily Curry's face popping up like a teacher had called him out for sleeping in class. Kevin Durant had 38 points and 13 rebounds , and Golden State beat Utah 102-91 on Saturday night to take a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference semifinal series.

Sports Yankees-Cubs heading to 18th inning
Author: 0 Yankees-Cubs heading to 18th inning

Hicks struck out four times, but he came up with a huge play in the final inning. The Cubs probably should have won the game when Anthony Rizzo doubled to lead off the bottom of the 12th inning and advanced to third on Miguel Montero 's sacrifice fly, but he was stranded there after Russell struck out looking and Willson Contreras grounded out.

Sports Is Lonzo Ball Trying His Luck With Rap?
Author: 0 Is Lonzo Ball Trying His Luck With Rap?

Ball appeared on FS1's Undisputed program to explain why his sneaker cost $495 and the controversy around the shoe. "ZO2s mean something, that's why the price tag is like that". The listing says the shoes will ship by November 24. I'm going to tell you again, did (Jordan) have his own brand when he came in (the NBA)? We mostly know about Lonzo from what LaVar Ball says and what we get to see on film from his days at UCLA and Chino Hills High School.

Sports Boro manager Agnew sings praises of Chelsea's Conte
Author: 0 Boro manager Agnew sings praises of Chelsea's Conte

Hammers skipper Mark Noble spoke to reporters in the aftermath of his side's superb 1-0 win over Spurs on Friday, and lavished praise upon Manuel Lanzini, labelling him as West Ham's "little gem", as quoted by the club's official website .

Author: 0 Warriors look to sweep Jazz in Game 4

MDT ( TNT ). Gordon Hayward had the quietest 29 points in relation, a big part of that was going to the free throw line 14 times (missing only his last, which would have given him 30). Despite committing one more turnover than they did in Game 1 , the Jazz limited Golden State to 10 fewer fast break points, partly due to the fact that they consistently fouled the Warriors in the backcourt to prevent them from getting out on the fast break following a turnover.

Author: 0 IPL 2017: Mumbai Indians win toss, opt to bat

Soon after, he launched the leggie over his head for a six in a subsequent over. He is the leading scorer with 529 runs and has combined well with Shikhar Dhawan to provide solid starts for the team. Henriques' 35-ball innings included six glorious boundaries as well. Having played out the first few overs cautiously while trying to gauge the pace on the wicket, Dhawan picked up the singles easily to keep the scoreboard moving.

Author: 0 Senators vs. Rangers: Game 3 prediction

NOTES: Jean-Gabriel Pageau's hat trick was the second of career in playoff action. Phil Kessel had two goals and an assist as the Penguins rolled to a win over the Capitals in D.C. Talbot played in 73 games, which is surreal for a Western Conference team. Methot's first in more than a year brought the Senators to within one at the 14-minute mark.

Author: 0 Senators tie game late, win pivotal matchup with Rangers in overtime

NY nearly snared the game-winner four minutes into the extra period, but Michael Grabner's goal was disallowed due to a high stick. Officials quickly negated the tally on the basis of a high stick. The teams ended the second tied 23-23 on the shot clock. The second issue for Ottawa is that Craig Anderson allowed three goals on 20 shots in two periods before being replaced by Mike Condon .

Sports Lewis: Now is the flawless time for Joshua to fight waning Klitschko
Author: 0 Lewis: Now is the flawless time for Joshua to fight waning Klitschko

Former World heavyweight boxer, Lennox Lewis feels Anthony Joshua has picked the ideal time to take on Wladimir Klitschko ahead of Sunday's heavyweight bout at Wembley. "If I knock him down, he will probably get up", he said. Joshua has an exclusive deal with Showtime in America while HBO and Klitschko have a similar agreement in place.

Sports Tyson: 'It's all about Joshua now - that one fight changed boxing'
Author: 0 Tyson: 'It's all about Joshua now - that one fight changed boxing'

He knows everything he did". Tyson also referred to Floyd Mayweather. Sean Murphy, Joshua's first boxing coach, claimed that his hand sustained a huge scar after Joshua's power penetrated the pads protecting it. And the President-General of the Nigeria Football Supporters' Club, Dr. Rafiu Ladipo, in his message shortly after emerging as the new President of the NBB of C at the National Stadium, Lagos, on Sunday, said he was overwhelmed and proud of Joshua's fighting style against Klitschko.

Sports Clippers Out Of The Playoffs After Losing To The Utah Jazz
Author: 0 Clippers Out Of The Playoffs After Losing To The Utah Jazz

Game 1 is Wednesday (12.30pm AEST) in Oakland. The plantar plate connects a toe to the ball of the foot, and Griffin tore his, an injury that ended Griffin's season midway through the first round of the playoffs. "I made a decision to play and I just tried to give it all for my team". But after watching the Clippers blow yet another playoff lead, this time to the Utah Jazz, we can confidently say this is a team in need of a brand new identity.

Sports Arsene Wenger: 'Top four still achievable for Arsenal'
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger: 'Top four still achievable for Arsenal'

United hold a 1-0 semi-final first-leg lead over Celta Vigo heading into Thursday's return leg at Old Trafford, with Ajax the likely opponents in the Final given their commanding 4-1 aggregate lead over Lyon. "I don't think we have any chance of finishing top four in the Premier League". The tie concludes this Thursday and with United then facing a taxing trip to second-place Tottenham Hotspur, Mourinho said his side's chances of qualifying for the Champions League via the league were over.

Sports Watch Premier League match live online and on TV
Author: 0 Watch Premier League match live online and on TV

Antonio Conte is on the verge of lifting the Premier League title. "Tottenham last season fought to win the title and Chelsea finished 10th". And he was tight-lipped about his future with the club, saying: "I think the most important thing in a moment like this is the football club and it's a terrific football club, that's what it's about".

Sports NBA Playoffs 2017: Warriors vs. Jazz Game 4 live stream
Author: 0 NBA Playoffs 2017: Warriors vs. Jazz Game 4 live stream

What's amusing is Golden State doesn't need him to light up every night, and anyway Thompson is still averaging 15 points per game in the postseason. There's no question the Jazz have made improvement in every game so far. The same goes for forward Boris Diaw , who is now averaging a meager 7 points in the series after a solid round one.

Author: 0 Atletico's Theo Hernandez passes medical with Real Madrid

The 19-year-old, who is now on-loan at Alaves from Atletico Madrid , is understood to be a target for Jurgen Klopp as he aims for defensive reinforcement this summer. Hernandez is the first player in years to switch between crosstown rivals Atletico and Real in years, ending a "non-aggression" pact that reportedly prevented the two clubs from signing players from each other.

Author: 0 Super Sunday podcast after Arsenal's 2-0 victory against Man Utd

That's the preferred route back until Champions League for Mourinho, and most likely the easier path. This was the 16th competitive head to head between Wenger and Mourinho - and the 13th in league play - since 2004. And what did Neville make of Arsenal? "It was a patiently built win", said Wenger, whose side encountered few problems in defense against a United side missing the injured Zlatan Ibrahimovic and the rested Marcus Rashford.

Author: 0 NBA Playoff Handicapper Free Betting Pick: Utah Jazz at Golden State Warriors

And they can continue to hope that the tactic of letting Iguodala and Draymond Green take open shots is a far more palatable option than anything else going on out there. Scott Beck, president of Visit Salt Lake, sent a letter to the Warriors to accompany the video, saying the city can't wait to host the 2015 National Basketball Association champions as they face the Utah Jazz in the Western Conference semifinals this weekend.

Author: 0 Raptors PG Lowry will opt out of final year of contract

The Los Angeles Lakers from 1987-89 had six, but three of those were in five-game series. Part of the reason for LeBron's increased success during the playoffs stems from his improvement at the free-throw line and beyond the arc. Smith ( 31). For one, the Cavs simply have more talent. After he left the podium Sunday, Lue admitted that he couldn't get it out of his mind. At the other end, Joseph said it all comes back to moving the ball quicker and more decisively.

Sports There is more to the Edmonton Oilers than Connor McDavid
Author: 0 There is more to the Edmonton Oilers than Connor McDavid

The goal was Draisaitl's eighth against Anaheim this season. Draisaitl continued to beat the Ducks like a rented mule this season, with his first career playoff hat-trick and two helpers as his dad was visiting from Europe, and has 13 points in the six series games.

Sports Mourinho responds to Arsenal fan chants with dig
Author: 0 Mourinho responds to Arsenal fan chants with dig

United are two points above Arsenal in fifth place, having played a game more , and now trail fourth-place Manchester City by four points. The post Arsenal fans are happy and I'm happy for them - Mourinho appeared first on Vanguard News.

Sports North Korea says detains another American citizen, KCNA reports
Author: 0 North Korea says detains another American citizen, KCNA reports

The travel ban was lifted in late March after a deal was struck involving the return of Kim's body to North Korea. In a statement, Pyongyang University of Science and Technology said Kim was doing agricultural development work with the university's agricultural farm.

Author: 0 Why I celebrated my goal against Manchester United - Welbeck

The win was Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger's first in 16 competitive meetings with United boss Mourinho, first in 13 attempts in the Premier League. Jose Mourinho had spoken about prioritising the Europa League over a top-four finish before the Arsenal match, and many thought of it as him playing mind games ahead of a big encounter, hoping to put pressure on their opponents.

Author: 0 Cavaliers sweep past Raptors into conference finals

Kyle Korver was 4-of-6 from distance and LeBron James was 5-of-12. the Cavs hit 10-of-23 (43.5 pct.) in the first half and finished 16-of-41 for 39 percent. Irving put the Cavaliers back on top with a 3-pointer and with 5:34 to go and made two free throws to make it a four-point lead. "We needed that spark", James said.

Sports Mets suspend Matt Harvey for violating team rules
Author: 0 Mets suspend Matt Harvey for violating team rules

Lester is making his 30th start against NY, matching teammate John Lackey for the most starts by an active NL pitcher against the club. Manager Terry Collins opted not to disclose the violations that brought about Harvey's suspension. Prado let another grounder hit the heel of his glove, losing the chance for an inning-ending double play as NY went on to score three runs in the eighth.