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Sports Alonso gives McLaren deadline to win
Author: 0 Alonso gives McLaren deadline to win

Fernando Alonso believes McLaren could be just behind Mercedes and Ferrari on auto performance after the Spaniard qualified a brilliant seventh for the Spanish GP. The latest blow comes a day after Alonso issued an ultimatum: either McLaren gives him a competitive auto by October of he will look to change teams or even consider leaving F1.

Sports Miss USA pageant kicks off in Las Vegas
Author: 0 Miss USA pageant kicks off in Las Vegas

When asked if she felt healthcare was a privilege or a right, McCullough gave an answer that had some people scratching their heads. Reaction was politically divided on both answers, with most conservative groups praising the contestant and liberals denouncing her responses.

Sports Kenya: Wanyama Makes History As Spurs Sink Utd in Lane Farewell
Author: 0 Kenya: Wanyama Makes History As Spurs Sink Utd in Lane Farewell

It was another great performance at White Hart Lane and now we have to focus on the last two games . Supporters flooded onto the pitch at the end of the game before eventually being persuaded to return to their seats for a ceremony featuring famous figures from the club's past.

Sports John Terry howler gifts Watford equaliser against Chelsea
Author: 0 John Terry howler gifts Watford equaliser against Chelsea

Next up: final game of the season on Sunday, Sunderland at home. Antonio Conte gave his captain the first league start since September as the former England worldwide was forced for a place on the bench for the majority of this season. When you have this type of player it's great for the coach. "It's going to be tough". 'That's what I'm talking about - that winning mentality going through the club.

Sports Chelsea edges Watford in seven-goal thriller
Author: 0 Chelsea edges Watford in seven-goal thriller

John Terry has suggested he could shelve plans to play on and retire from football altogether on his release from Chelsea this summer, with the former England captain considering his options at the end of the season. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte, hailed by the crowd with chants of "Antonio, Antonio", made nine changes from the West Brom game, mindful also of the FA Cup final less then two weeks away.

Author: 0 Andretti posts fastest speed in Indianapolis 500 practice

ET. "I'm definitely looking forward to listening to what they felt today", he said. That vehicle has been confirmed today with a new auto number, 49 (Lazier, born in 1967, is 49 years old), sponsors (Lazier Racing-Stalk It-Tivoli Lodge) and team name (back to Lazier Racing Partners after one year as Lazier/Burns Racing).

Author: 0 From any perspective, Warriors' comeback was improbable and impressive

The Warriors turned the Spurs' nine turnovers into 17 points. But Leonard tweaked the ankle when he stepped back into the Spurs' bench while attempting a 3-pointer early in the third period. "I'm pretty sure we're capable of beating anybody when healthy, so again I'm not standing for it. Wish nothing serious for him, because we are colleagues another day".

Author: 0 Formula One: Hamilton holds off Vettel to close gap

Despite starting on the dirtier side of the track, Vettel drew alongside Hamilton on the long run down to turn one before hugging the inside line to take the lead. "To have that close battle with him, with a four-time champ, is awesome", Hamilton , himself a three-time champion, said about Vettel. Stoffel Vandoorne of McLaren had an incident with Felipe Massa on Lap 32 that caused the former to end up in gravel.

Sports How Fabregas foiled Watford in Chelsea title party
Author: 0 How Fabregas foiled Watford in Chelsea title party

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte, who restricted Terry to a bit-part role on the pitch this season, paid tribute to the player's influence this season. "At the moment no [I have not picked my FA Cup final team], I must be honest". "He played as a wing-back, he scored one goal and could have had two or three". And there was more bad news for the visitors in added time when Prodl received his second yellow after bringing down Pedro.

Sports Warriors' Durant tells top prospects to skip combine
Author: 0 Warriors' Durant tells top prospects to skip combine

They were giggling with each other that I couldn't lift 185 pounds (on a bench press), and I was like, 'All right, keep laughing. But I think the one thing that I'm really trying to focus on is just trying to get stronger. It was a good day and I'm looking forward to the rest of the week". "There's no point in that". Clearly, those aren't players the Mavericks would have interest in with the ninth pick.

Author: 0 Manchester City remember to send Yaya Toure a birthday cake

Fourth-place City, who are one point behind Liverpool with this game in hand, can take a significant step towards reaching next season's Champions League if they win. Guardiola also called on City fans to help the team against West Brom - and to give Pablo Zabaleta a fitting send-off. There's no way I can predict what his future will be, I can only speak about the years we've shared together and he's everything a City legend needs to represent.

Author: 0 EPL: Chelsea manager Antonio Conte sees the title just one step away

He said: "In this case it is important to celebrate your win because for us it means we are very close to winning the title. We didn't play in the Champions League so we had a lot of weeks where we could prepare physically in a fantastic way, where you cannot in a normal season due to all the travelling".

Sports Can you believe it? Emre Can's wonder goal delivers victory for Liverpool
Author: 0 Can you believe it? Emre Can's wonder goal delivers victory for Liverpool

Watford manager Walter Mazzarri: "I think that if you look at all of the Liverpool games that they play, they usually create five or six clear chances". Liverpool's night got off to a hard start when Philippe Coutinho was forced off early after suffering a dead leg following a tackle from Adrian Mariappa inside four minutes.

Sports Spurs' Kawhi Leonard ruled out for Game 2 vs Warriors
Author: 0 Spurs' Kawhi Leonard ruled out for Game 2 vs Warriors

Rallying from a 20-point halftime deficit, the third-biggest comeback in National Basketball Association playoff history, the Warriors got a game-high 40 points from Stephen Curry and 34 from Kevin Durant . I definitely couldn't go (the rest of Sunday's game). Just under eight minutes remaining in the third quarter, Kawhi Leonard went down after landing (courtesy of ESPN ) on Zaza Pachulia's foot and reaggravated his ankle injury.

Author: 0 Wizards win on Wall's 3-pointer, forcing a Game 7

Isaiah Thomas and Avery Bradley each scored 27 points for Boston, the conference's No. 1 seed. Wall (26.3 PPG) and Beal (21.7 PPG), meanwhile, have accounted for 43.6 percent of Washington's 660 total points. Meanwhile, the Celtics are 4-0 ATS in their last four home games, 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games overall and 5-2 ATS in their last seven Conference Semifinals games.

Sports Conte to stay and improve Chelsea next season
Author: 0 Conte to stay and improve Chelsea next season

Conte made nine changes to his starting XI and having kept faith with the same tight group of first-teamers for the vast bulk of the season, it was little surprise their understudies looked a little undercooked. "They have to celebrate over the weekend and don't think about our game". "I never wanted to be that player, the kind who hangs about, and who people can't wait to get rid of", he said.

Sports Capsule preview of the Jazz-Warriors series
Author: 0 Capsule preview of the Jazz-Warriors series

However, the Rockets outscored them, 40-15, in the fourth quarter behind heroic efforts from Corey Brewer and Josh Smith , who combined for 29 points in the final period of the game. It's only fitting this series is going the distance. In 22 tries since 2009, four road teams have won Game 7, suggesting this situation should be nearly - dare I say it - Clipper-proof.

Author: 0 Alonso hopes his first finish boosts McLaren's 2017 season

But Brown said that with Alonso having failed to make the start of the Russian Grand Prix two weeks ago, it was incredible that his home event got off to such a bad start. I can feel the auto is quick. "I have minus zero regrets about missing Monaco", Alonso said. From corner to corner, sometimes you break in the same spot, but you tail off because of a tailwind.

Author: 0 5 things we learned from the Premier League this weekend

However, Pochettino believed his side deserved more from the game, as they look to miss out on the Premier. You need to show that you can show up in the moment to win a league, to win a trophy. We played well and these points were very important for us. Pochettino, who watched his side go down to a second-half goal from Adam Lanzini, told the club's website: "It was a game we must win to try to reduce the gap and we weren't capable of winning".

Author: 0 Arsene Wenger refuses to criticise West Ham over performance against Liverpool

Having beaten Stoke, Arsenal will conclude their Premier League season with matches at home to Sunderland and Everton as they seek a top-four finish, before facing rivals Chelsea in a huge FA Cup final. "But as well, it's not disastrous". For example we had to fight very hard at Stoke and Southampton, but some teams once they are safe just have a breather, which didn't happen 10 years ago.

Author: 0 Alonso's engine fails in practice for Barcelona GP

The engine of his MCL32 let out a lot of oil before returning the soul in a thick cloud of smoke, as he began his first lap on the track. Alonso has already chose to try his luck at the Indianapolis 500 instead of the Monaco GP. His team-mate Valtteri Bottas was second quickest. That debacle came a day after Alonso gave McLaren an ultimatum of six months to give him a auto with a chance of winning a championship.

Sports Arsene Wenger lauds tricky Alexis Sanchez after win over Southampton
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger lauds tricky Alexis Sanchez after win over Southampton

While their final league position is dependent on the results of their rivals, Wenger said that his team must take it game by game. "It's a good opportunity to show your character, how you come back and how you recover from that... Oxlade-Chamberlain gave way in the 36th minute, with Hector Bellerin taking his place. Sanchez had been quiet, but with 15 minutes on the clock in the second period he made the breakthrough.

Sports Title in the bag, Conte sets sights on double
Author: 0 Title in the bag, Conte sets sights on double

It sealed a 1-0 win at The Hawthorns and Batshuayi had just won the league for Chelsea . Costa has been linked with a lucrative move to China, and there has been speculation surrounding the future of Fabregas after a season in which he has excelled when called upon but, at 30, could seek more regular football.

Author: 0 Arsenal's top-scorer Sanchez a doubt for Sunderland game

Champions League-chasing Arsenal moved within a point of fourth-placed Liverpool with a comfortable 4-1 win over Stoke City . Despite the improvement, Arsenal look set to spend next season without Champions League football in what could be the first time in more than 20 years that Wenger's team will not feature in Europe's elite club competition.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho to make many Man Untied changes for Crystal Palace match

But if I was in your chair, maybe. "We are going to do this in this last week, these last three matches we are going to try not to accumulate too many minutes with any one of the players". "I have always seen them supporting each other". "But even if it was unfair, I don't know, but even if it was unfair I don't think UEFA rules will allow any chance of an appeal, so I don't think he plays the final".

Sports Rory McIlroy to have MRI on back on Monday
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy to have MRI on back on Monday

The 28-year-old was ruled out for nearly two months at the start of the year after suffering a stress fracture to his ribs, and there were fears he was facing another spell out. "It's obviously not 100 percent, but it's good enough to get myself around here for the next couple of days", McIlroy said about his back. McIlroy judged the pain levels of that stress fracture at "eight or nine" but this latest pain he estimated at "four or five".

Sports 'Dr Phil' to air interview with Aaron Hernandez's fiancee
Author: 0 'Dr Phil' to air interview with Aaron Hernandez's fiancee

Phil - which is scheduled to air in two parts on Monday and Tuesday - where it's said she discussed everything from Aaron's rumored romantic life in prison to the last conversation they had. Jenkins-Hernandez said she would take her 4-year-old daughter to visit him in prison. Lloyd was dating Jenkins-Hernandez's sister. I don't think this was a suicide, knowing him.

Sports Seahawks looking at Colin Kaepernick, Robert Griffin III as backup options
Author: 0 Seahawks looking at Colin Kaepernick, Robert Griffin III as backup options

The Seahawks are interested in him as a backup to Russell Wilson (in case that was not clear!). "We're looking to keep it competitive there, too". Kaepernick could benefit from a more stable coaching situation compared to that with the 49ers, a team which will have its fourth head coach in four seasons this year.

Sports Cleveland Cavaliers will wear Goodyear's Wingfoot patch on jerseys
Author: 0 Cleveland Cavaliers will wear Goodyear's Wingfoot patch on jerseys

Bloomberg first reported the deal in February about the Goodyear logo being placed on the Cavaliers jerseys. The Philadelphia 76ers, Boston Celtics, Sacramento Kings and Utah Jazz all plan to wear corporate patches next season. The sponsorship patch will measure approximately 2.5 inches by 2.5 inches and be adjusted to fit the dimensions of each sponsor's logo. "There is something special for me personally about having that logo on the Cavs' uniform", Mr.

Sports Maria Sharapova through to second round in Rome
Author: 0 Maria Sharapova through to second round in Rome

Tournament organisers had previously claimed they could cope with the demands of the former world No. 1 playing in qualifying, although it still remains more than possible that she will earn qualification to the main draw. "I arrived last night, practiced this morning and feeling good". But fans cheered and held up signs of encouragement for Sharapova, a three-time Rome champion.

Author: 0 Boston Celtics just one win away from Eastern Conference Finals

The Wizards showed resolve in closing out Boston in Game 6 after the Celtics arrived in all-black, hoping to put on a funeral for Washington's 2016-17 season. Unlikely, especially if the Wizards lose to the Celtics in Game 7 on Monday. But that's when Wall pulled up off the dribble with a three-point shot from 26 feet, right in the face of Celtics guard Avery Bradley to steal the victory.

Author: 0 Hamilton edges Vettel for Spanish GP pole

Rumor has it that he could return to Renault, with which he won his two world championships over a decade ago, or that he could take Kimi Raikkonen's place alongside Sebastian Vettel back at Ferrari again. But the problem solved itself and Vettel continued on the track. The Spaniard lapped 1.899s off Lewis Hamilton's Barcelona pole position time to match the best qualifying position of his second stint at McLaren even though he lost all of Friday's first free practice session to an engine ...

Author: 0 Draymond Green calls Kelly Olynyk a dirty player

There's no love lost between the Wizards and Celtics, and the Oubre-Olynyk incident was the height of the physicality Thursday. Thomas said after the Boston Celtics' 121-102 loss Sunday that the officiating needs to change as the second-round series continues after the Wizards played him hard in holding him to two points after the first 15 minutes.

Author: 0 Ireland Handed Favourable World Cup 2019 Draw

Reigning world champions New Zealand will take on South Africa and Italy in Pool B . Wales face a considerably kinder draw in the 2019 Rugby World Cup than what they received for the 2015 tournament, with Australia and Georgia being drawn to face Warren Gatland's men in Pool D in Japan .

Author: 0 Celtics put together strong team effort to win again at home

When the series returned to TD Garden with both teams at a 2-2 impasse, the Celtics appeared as the stronger team by putting Washington away early. Thomas, who told backcourt mate Bradley before the game that he would have a big night, scored eight straight points in the fourth quarter to finish with 18.

Sports Hamilton wins Spanish GP
Author: 0 Hamilton wins Spanish GP

This is why I race. "It's how racing should be and I wouldn't change it". "This is what the sport needs to be every single race for sure". For the two-time world champion, the next stop is the Indy 500, while the Formula 1 circus moves on to the iconic venue of Monte Carlo in a fortnight where Hamilton and Vettel are set to resume their battle for supremacy.

Author: 0 Warriors, Spurs series filled with familiar story lines

Kawhi Leonard has led from the front with averages of 27.8 points, 7.7 rebounds and 4.7 assists per game, LaMarcus Aldridge is averaging 16.8 points with 8.0 rebounds while Patty Mills is averaging 11.2 points and 2.5 assists off the bench.