Sports

Sports Man. United's eggs in one basket for CLeague push
Author: 0 Man. United's eggs in one basket for CLeague push

In addition, the Red Devils' boss criticised the Old Trafford atmosphere, claiming fans have been too inconsistent in their support. "Would I like to stay?" "I can see they're clearly going for the Europa League as the main target, but I think that's naïve".

Sports Bookmakers set odds on Joseph Parker v Anthony Joshua
Author: 0 Bookmakers set odds on Joseph Parker v Anthony Joshua

Joshua established himself as the world's leading heavyweight by adding the WBA belt to his IBF title with a dramatic 11th-round stoppage of Klitschko in front of an estimated 90,000 crowd at Wembley Stadium. "All sports need flag-bearers", said Hearn, whose son Eddie promotes Joshua for their Matchroom Sport agency. It s always, We want AJ versus Wilder, Fury and Parker.

Sports Fabregas foils Watford in Chelsea title party
Author: 0 Fabregas foils Watford in Chelsea title party

Conte also insisted that John Terry should not consider retirement and that he expects the Blues skipper to continue playing. Two minutes later Terry gifted Watford a rare away goal scored by Etienne Capoue, while he was also culpable in Stefano Okaka's strike which made it 3-3 before Cesc Fabregas' 88th-minute victor.

Sports Steve Kerr delivers inspiring halftime speech before Warriors' big Game 1 comeback
Author: 0 Steve Kerr delivers inspiring halftime speech before Warriors' big Game 1 comeback

Kerr hasn't been on the bench for Golden State since April 19 because of a back pain , but the Warriors are 6-0 without Kerr and seem to be cruising under acting head coach Mike Brown . "For me it's a little different because I hear his voice a couple times a day", Brown said. "Not just the players, but us as a staff, so it was good to see him out here today".

Sports Nadal beats Thiem in Madrid, wins 3rd straight title
Author: 0 Nadal beats Thiem in Madrid, wins 3rd straight title

It was the 14th straight victory for the fifth-ranked Nadal , and his tour-leading 33rd for the year. Spain's Rafael Nadal clenches his fist as a return goes out in the final of the Madrid Open tennis tournament against Austria's Dominic Thiem in Madrid , Spain, Sunday, May 14, 2017.

Author: 0 Titles more important than top four to Manchester United, says Mourinho

Mourinho was in a defiant mood after the match , insisting that he has no option than to rest his best players in the Premier League due to their European commitments, and he went as far as to claim that the game against Spurs and this week's encounter with Southampton and Crystal Palace were "matches we don't want to play".

Sports Gallo's game-ending 3-run HR, Rangers win 5-2 over Oakland
Author: 0 Gallo's game-ending 3-run HR, Rangers win 5-2 over Oakland

The Rangers have trailed in each game on their homestand so far only to win them all. "We believe everything is back on track", shortstop Elvis Andrus said. "It's frustrating that for roughly two-thirds of the game we had the upper hand on it and then we lose it", A's manager Bob Melvin said. From the top of the first inning, it appeared that A's starter Kendall Graveman-whose last outing in Texas started with seven hitless innings-would have no such success today.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho: Manchester United Premier League failure does not bother me

You can only rest particular players and certain times if you know what your preferred outfit is going to be for the final, and Mourinho, with only 15 established first team players at his disposal, has clearly kept this in mind. "There were no injuries, and [now there is] one less match to play because in this moment, the Premier League for us, it is just matches we don't want to play".

Author: 0 Warriors are heavy favorites over Spurs in Western Conference finals

James Harden did not have an explanation for the Houston Rockets' forgettable elimination from the National Basketball Association playoffs. When the Spurs opened the second half with an 8-1 burst sparked by six points from Aldridge, the advantage ballooned to 26 points.

Sports Cleveland Indians' Carlos Carrasco leaves with apparent injury
Author: 0 Cleveland Indians' Carlos Carrasco leaves with apparent injury

Carrasco struggled for the first time this season on Monday night, allowing runs in each of the first four innings. "It wasn't good on my part to start the inning that way", said Miller, whose scoreless-innings streak was the longest by an Indians pitcher to start the season since Doug Jones pitched 20 consecutive scoreless innings to start the 1990 season.

Author: 0 N. Korea Suspected in WannaCry Attacks

Security experts are now cautiously linking the Lazarus Group to this latest attack after the discovery by Mehta. "WannaCry and this [program] attributed to Lazarus are sharing code that's unique". "As researchers, we prefer to provide facts rather than speculations", they wrote. Choi is one of a number of researchers around the world who have suggested a possible link between the "ransomware" known as WannaCry and hackers linked to North Korea.

Sports Paswan asks Nitish to break silence on Lalu
Author: 0 Paswan asks Nitish to break silence on Lalu

Lalu s RJD is a constituent of Bihar s ruling coalition led by Kumar.His sons Tejashwi Yadav and Tej Pratap Yadav are ministers in the government. Earlier on Monday, the Bihar Chief Minister and Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish kumar had told journalists that "if those who have been making charges against Lalu Prasad Yadav have substance in their allegations they should take legal course instead of making statements in media".

Author: 0 Zabaleta to leave Manchester City after 9 years

Fernandinho accepts "something went wrong" with Manchester City's season but is confident of a bright future under manager Pep Guardiola. However, before he'd had chance to begin his celebrations, referee Bobby Madley awarded a free-kick to Pep Guardiola's side after spotting that the Algerian worldwide had made contact with the ball twice as he slipped while taking the penalty.

Sports Bihar Pay Commission submits report to chief minister Nitish Kumar
Author: 0 Bihar Pay Commission submits report to chief minister Nitish Kumar

I have a small party and I wish to expand my party at the national level. "The people have given us a mandate to govern Bihar as a part of the mahagathbandhan (grand alliance) and we are trying to do our job", Nitish said while addressing media persons after his weekly "Lok Samwad" on Monday.

Author: 0 Scotland coach Gregor Townsend warns of Japan threat at Rugby World Cup

The World Cup will take place between September 20 and November 2 2019.Meanwhile, England received a horror draw for the second straight Rugby World Cup when they landed in a tough pool alongside France and Argentina . "We're looking forward to it". We will get to understand each other a bit more over the next two years before we play here in 2019. "It's very hard to assess where teams are going to be in two years' time".

Author: 0 Si Woo Kim youngest Players Championship winner, Ian Poulter second at Sawgrass

The likes of eight-time PGA tour victor KJ Choi and 2009 US PGA champion YE Yang completed their military stints before turning professional. Kim hit one of those shots during Saturday's play that impressed just about all who saw it. Kim sank a 24-foot birdie putt at the par-4 seventh to seize the lead and sank an 18-foot birdie putt at the par-5 ninth to reach 10-under for a two-stroke advantage.

Sports Celtics power past Wizards in Game 7, 115-105
Author: 0 Celtics power past Wizards in Game 7, 115-105

Nothing truly egregious happened, but there was one situation late in the game that cost the Celtics precious time . Easily Monday's Game 7 performance by Olynyk was his best ever as a Celtic, not only because of the 26 points on 10-for-14 shooting but also because of his performance's impact - it moved Boston on to the Conference finals.

Sports Terry makes scoring return to lineup for champion Chelsea
Author: 0 Terry makes scoring return to lineup for champion Chelsea

That has allowed the title celebrations to start early in west London , with Conte still looking to end his debut campaign with a league and FA Cup double. Watford's Sebastian Prodl was sent off in injury time after a reckless challenge on Pedro brought a second yellow card from referee Lee Mason. Beaten manager Walter Mazzarri played down an on-pitch argument between Okaka and his captain Troy Deeney that occurred late in the game, but said he would speak to the pair about the matter.

Author: 0 Spurs prepare for Game 2 vs Warriors with no Leonard, Parker

Leonard's injury when he landed on Zaza Pachulia's foot and turned his already tender left ankle severely altered Game 1 and possibly the entire series. We've got nothing but respect for him. "If he (Kawhi) would've played and they (Golden State) ended up winning, I go get dinner, have a glass of wine, wake up the next day, go to practice and move on".

Sports Leonard's injury spotlights a debated and risky National Basketball Association play
Author: 0 Leonard's injury spotlights a debated and risky National Basketball Association play

Of course. It was Kerr and Brown and Curry and Durant (both were unbelievable in the second half) and the Warriors defense and the crowd and... yes, for the Warriors players, it felt more complete just because Kerr was there. "So we couldn't react to his absence". The Warriors responded by scoring the next 18 points, pulling within 78-73 on Durant's fast break slam dunk.

Author: 0 West Indies 146-6 at tea vs Pakistan in decisive 3rd test

The home team were seven for one wicket at stumps, still requiring another 297 runs after leg-spinner Yasir Shah claimed the scalp of Kieran Powell, caught at silly point for four. Watch day five of the third Test between West Indies and Pakistan live on Sky Sports 5 HD (Red Button) from 2.30pm on Sunday. West Indies scored 73 runs and lost two wickets after lunch in 26 overs.

Sports Spurs beats Man United in stadium finale to secure 2nd spot
Author: 0 Spurs beats Man United in stadium finale to secure 2nd spot

As confetti showered the pitch, a rainbow emerged over the sun-kissed golden cockerel atop the East Stand. Tottenham greats Gary Mabbutt, Glenn Hoddle, Ossie Ardiles, Cliff Jones and Ledley King made appearances, among many others. Particularly if you're sitting behind one of the many structural beams. "We play a different style to West Ham". "There's not many better teams to be at around the world at the moment", he insisted.

Author: 0 GOP senator: North Korea missile test 'one of most advanced yet'

Outsiders also saw a significant technological jump, with the test-fire apparently flying higher and for a longer time period than any other such previous missile. Tensions between the USA and North Korea reached a peak in recent weeks, with Washington saying military action was an option under consideration and Pyongyang issuing threats of its own.

Sports Lions captain Warburton should be available for tour opener
Author: 0 Lions captain Warburton should be available for tour opener

Cardiff travel to Stade Francais on Friday for their European Champions Cup semi-final play-off and a victory will see them face either Northampton or Gloucester in the final on May 26. We have got on with stuff. The group looks well-balanced and has been widely praised, apart from North of border, due to Gatland's selection of just two Scottish players; full-back Stuart Hogg and wing Tommy Seymour.

Author: 0 'Nonsense' - Sutton hits out at manager comments after Tottenham beat Man United

However, after the defeat to Tottenham on Sunday, Mourinho completely contradicted these comments, insisting that the other clubs finishing in the top four would prefer to be in Manchester United's position of challenging for a trophy. "For us, it's more important to win titles than to finish [in the] top four". Mourinho said trying to restore United to former glories, after three largely disappointing seasons following the retirement of Alex Ferguson, had involved significant unseen ...

Sports Spurs' Kawhi Leonard re-injures left ankle, done for Game 1
Author: 0 Spurs' Kawhi Leonard re-injures left ankle, done for Game 1

Yeah... I don't care if Zaza "watches the ball" here... Even without Leonard, Gregg Popovich and the Spurs probably should have still held onto the victory. "And frankly, I have no problem where they go if a guy is hurt on the play, it's a flagrant-two and he's ejected". Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard left Sunday's game after injuring his ankle on a play in which Golden State's Zaza Pachulia took him out, or Leonard landed awkwardly.

Author: 0 Hamilton says 2017 F1 title battle could be his favourite yet

The questions were posed to both the driver and the team, with Toto Wolff insisting there was "no silver bullet" required to rectify those issues. The Russian GP victor did an excellent job of slowing up Vettel, furiously defending his position to allow Hamilton to sneak up to Vettel.

Sports LeBron James: Some black athletes 'expect' racial slurs in Boston
Author: 0 LeBron James: Some black athletes 'expect' racial slurs in Boston

A civil rights unit will determine if further action will be taken. It may be a relatively small minority of fans, but it's enough bad actors that it's affected virtually every black player who's gone to Boston to play, if you believe the testimony of the guys who spoke up to back up Jones.

Author: 0 Ryan Johansen has fighting words for Ryan Kesler

Like, his family and his friends watching him play, I don't know how you can cheer for a guy like that. "I'm just trying to go out there and play hockey and it sucks when you have to pull a stick out of your groin every shift". Just something to keep an eye on as the series continues. "I play the game hard and obviously he doesn't like that". Monday when the Predators returned to Nashville, head coach Peter Laviolette was repeatedly asked about Johansen's comments, what was happening on the ...

Sports International Olympic Committee evaluation commission kicks off Paris visit
Author: 0 International Olympic Committee evaluation commission kicks off Paris visit

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has opened the door slightly to considering hosting the 2028 Olympics if the city isn't awarded its first choice of 2024. Paris' sole rival Los Angeles have not yet confirmed who would be their appointment, although current chairman Casey Wasserman has previously said he would carry on if the American city is awarded the Games.

Sports Chelsea crowned Premier League champions with 1-0 win at West Brom
Author: 0 Chelsea crowned Premier League champions with 1-0 win at West Brom

While Chelsea are preparing for a party atmosphere in front of their fans, Mazzarri must lift his players to make sure they avoid the campaign fading out now they have secured top-flight status once again. He said: "When he went to a back three, his body language changed, You could see he was standing on the touchline much more confident and that went over into the players".

Sports Mata refusing to give up on top four
Author: 0 Mata refusing to give up on top four

Jose Mourinho hadn't lost a Premier League game in more than six months. They had the luck of that goal, and we didn't score before them. "The kid, the same". It's the first time . Thierry Henry had asked Wenger, in an interview recently, about the over reliance of the long ball to which Wenger replied, "You know me well enough to know I am not asking them to do that".

Sports Garcia roars into Players' Championship contention after awful start
Author: 0 Garcia roars into Players' Championship contention after awful start

Once you got in the fairway, these pins you can get at if you're in the short grass. I don't really need to see anyone else to tell me, I've had it many times before. Adam Scott believes his past-champion swagger will be an ace up his sleeve during the final round of the Players Championship in Florida. Sergio Garcia, right, of Spain, is congratulated on the 17th tee after hitting a hole-in-one during the first round of The Players Championship golf tournament Thursday, May 11, 2017, in ...

Sports Arsenal sign Kolasinac on free transfer
Author: 0 Arsenal sign Kolasinac on free transfer

But where exactly does he fit in at Arsenal? For Arsenal fans wondering how good Kolasinac is, Bundesliga expert Archie Rhind-Tutt has detailed the qualities of the Bosnia-Herzegovina left wing back below. Is a new left-back a necessity? Schalke have still got a fixture against Ingolstadt, but Kolasinac is banned after picking up a yellow card against Hamburg, so Kicker say he's likely played his last game.

Sports Duke lands top PG Duval
Author: 0 Duke lands top PG Duval

Duke has made quick work since losing out on wing Kevin Knox (who opted for Kentucky) and then losing freshman guard Frank Jackson to the National Basketball Association draft. Duval, one of the nation's most sought-after players, will play at Duke. While Duke is always a contender, Duval immediately elevates the Blue Devils' chances come next season.

Sports Demian Maia grounds Jorge Masvidal, earns title shot against Tyron Woodley
Author: 0 Demian Maia grounds Jorge Masvidal, earns title shot against Tyron Woodley

I must believe", he said when asked if he believes White sees him as the next in line for the belt. In his most recent performances, Maia has all but told his opponents when the fight begins that he's going to drag them to the ground and it was exactly the same at the start of this fight as Maia went after Masvidal's legs immediately before dragging him to the ground and taking his back.