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Author: 0 Fabregas' Late Winner Rescues Chelsea In Seven-Goal Thriller

Antonio Conte has praised Michy Batshuayi after he came on as a substitute to score Chelsea's title winning goal in a 1-0 win at West Brom. "The players and I want to reach this target". "Genuinely I have not made any decisions of yet and I am evaluating all my options at the moment". Terry had nothing but praise for former Juventus and Italy boss Conte.

Sports Conte insists Terry 'deserves the best' Chelsea farewell
Author: 0 Conte insists Terry 'deserves the best' Chelsea farewell

With an FA Cup final against Arsenal on May 27 to tune up for, their fans will expect to see a more familiar starting line-up in Sunday's final game at home to relegated Sunderland, after which they will receive the league trophy. I think John has all these characteristics. Swansea City head coach Paul Clement: "We're delighted to have got safe with a game to spare, but we still want to finish strongly.

Sports Jorge Sampaoli says Argentina wants him as next coach
Author: 0 Jorge Sampaoli says Argentina wants him as next coach

Atalanta forward Alejandro Gomez, West Ham attacker Manuel Lanzini, Joaquin Correa of Sevilla , Tijuana midfielder Guido Rodriguez and Roma's Leandro Paredes are among the new names included in the Argentina squad. Sampaoli, who led Chile to victory at the 2015 Copa America, has guided Sevilla to fourth in Spain 's La Liga standings in his first season at the club.

Sports Irrfan's Hindi Medium and Sachin's movie go tax
Author: 0 Irrfan's Hindi Medium and Sachin's movie go tax

Criticizing "Hindi Medium" Kamaal R Khan said that "People think that Irrfan Khan is a great actor which he is not but he is a good "Charasi" as he is only good at smoking'". This movie also enjoys a strong word of mouth, which is expected to boost its collection in the weekend. Stunning Pakistani actress Saba Qamar's Bollywood debut movie " Hindi Medium " is all set to hit the cinemas across the world today (Friday).

Sports Hamilton: I sensed Vettel was angry
Author: 0 Hamilton: I sensed Vettel was angry

Bottas retired 38 laps later, having started with an engine that had already done four races and was hurriedly shoe-horned into the auto overnight on Friday after a water leak was discovered. Four-time title victor Vettel admitted he and Hamilton were "not best friends" but that he had "nothing to moan about" in the manner of defeat. "I don't know what went wrong at the start".

Author: 0 Nadal beat battling Thiem to claim fifth Madrid Open crown

Rome, where the Spaniard is a seven-time champion, beckons. 'I got a break in the first game. "You never know when it might be the last, so I always try to enjoy it". The Spaniard converted his fifth set point of the match to take that tiebreaker and go one set up. "This is a very emotional period of the season".

Sports Tottenham midfielder Mousa Dembele to see specialist over foot injury
Author: 0 Tottenham midfielder Mousa Dembele to see specialist over foot injury

Hull have a lengthy injury list to contend with as they bow out of the Premier League. Vincent Janssen had a goal disallowed for offside before Kane completed a deserved hat trick when he blasted in from 20 yards (meters) in the 88th. But he has no intention of easing up in his quest to reach the milestone - starting by downing Hull tomorrow. Barring something drastic happening in the last round of this season's Premier League, it seems Harry Kane is already our 2016/17 Golden Boot ...

Author: 0 Everton beating Arsenal would 'set tone for next season'

Liverpool know they have to win at home to already-relegated Middlesbrough on Sunday to keep Arsenal at arm's length. In spite of both teams' recent forms , Megabet feels there is a chance the game will end in a stalemate after normal regulation period, and a chance for them to share the spoils will be offered at a price of (4.33).

Author: 0 Does Tony Adams retain a place in Arsenal fans hearts?

One is what happens with the manager. Arsene Wenger has fired back at Tony Adams, describing the criticism from his former captain as "sad" and aiming his own dig at the Arsenal legend's performance as Granada coach. "[Alex] Oxlade-Chamberlain is still out", added Wenger. Will Arsene Wenger leave Arsenal at the end of the season? I'm the manager of Arsenal Football Club and as long as I'm manager of Arsenal Football Club, I will decide what happens on the technical front.

Sports Mets suspend Matt Harvey 3 days for violating team rules
Author: 0 Mets suspend Matt Harvey 3 days for violating team rules

Harvey's ban was announced before the Mets suffered a 7-0 loss to the Miami Marlins in Major League Baseball. Left-hander Adam Wilk was recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas to face the Marlins. "It's tough. I didn't get a whole lot of sleep". Likewise, it is possible that the Mets look to trade Harvey to a team hoping that he just needs a change of scenery.

Sports Real prospect of a league and cup double
Author: 0 Real prospect of a league and cup double

The fact that Malaga coach Michel Gonzalez is also a former Madrid player and has spoken of his affection for the club has also been highlighted in Barcelona . It was José Mourinho who brought Zidane back into the game, utilising him as a special advisor for Real Madrid in 2010. Barcelona achieved the treble in 2009 and 2015.

Author: 0 Sharapova receives wild card entry into pre-Wimbledon event

Her ranking, at no. 211 before she went two rounds at the Italian Open this week, was not good enough to make the French Open qualifying draw but good enough for Wimbledon qualifying. The 30-year-old is trying to rebuild her career after spending 15 months out due to a doping ban, which has ruled her out of contention for the French Open .

Sports Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Washington Capitals: Game 7 prediction
Author: 0 Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Washington Capitals: Game 7 prediction

The Penguins and Capitals will meet in Game 7 Wednesday night. The Penguins are fine with getting outshot so long as they're not outscored. However, according to the National Hockey League, the reason Crosby wasn't pulled from the game and given a concussion evaluation wasn't because the spotters missed it, but rather because crashing into the boards is not defined as a " mechanism of injury " that would allow them to do so.

Author: 0 Zabaleta mulls options after farewell game for Manchester City

The future of the Italian, who was one year into a three-year contract, had been subject to speculation for some time but Mazzarri insists he achieved his main objective for the season by avoiding relegation and says he will be disappointed to go.

Author: 0 Three into two won't go in Champions League race

Guardiola's City are now two points above Liverpool with a superior goal difference , so if they can only draw at Watford and Liverpool win at home to Middlesbrough, there is a chance the clubs could tie for third and face a play-off for the spot in the Champions League group stage.

Sports Wenger's future at Arsenal will be decided after FA Cup final
Author: 0 Wenger's future at Arsenal will be decided after FA Cup final

Pressed on whether it would be his last game ever in north London he replied: "I can not tell you that". "I think what is the most important for us is to win the football game we play on Sunday. As well as facing supporter protests during the season, Wenger has found an increased criticism from a host of his former Gunners players. Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger awaits kick off in the English Premier League football match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal at Selhurst Park in ...

Sports Conte praises fans after Chelsea victory
Author: 0 Conte praises fans after Chelsea victory

Asked to compare the successes with Chelsea , the Belgium goalkeeper said: 'It's hard to say because obviously in the first year I came here, I came from winning the league in Spain and straight away we won the league, so that was very nice .

Sports Celtics overcome Wizards, set up Cavs clash
Author: 0 Celtics overcome Wizards, set up Cavs clash

BOSTON-Canadian Kelly Olynyk scored a career-playoff high 26 points and the Boston Celtics used a big fourth quarter to outlast the Washington Wizards 115-105 in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals Monday night. Let all of that sink in, and then take in the next part. Without a single rest in the second half, he tried to lift the Wizards onto his back - and, man, he nearly did.

Sports Cavs send Celtics to record loss, 130-86, lead series 2-0
Author: 0 Cavs send Celtics to record loss, 130-86, lead series 2-0

James buried four of his six looks from three-point range and went eight for 12 inside the arc. James, who was a plus-46 in the game (plus-63 in two games), dished out seven assists and added four rebounds, four steals and three blocked shots.

Author: 0 Celtics use team effort to beat Wizards and head to conference finals

Boston advances to the Eastern Conference finals, where it will host the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 on Wednesday. "What a special opportunity to get a chance to compete against them", Boston coach Brad Stevens said. Boston's well-balanced offense and tenacious defense down the stretch ultimately was too much for the Wizards to handle, as the Celtics were in total control in the fourth quarter en route to victory.

Author: 0 Celtics have no answer to James

Still, it was the worst home playoff loss ever for the most-decorated franchise in National Basketball Association history. Kevin Love has also been almost unstoppable at times. "We're going back home, we're not going to get comfortable". It is worth noting that the Celtics' effort can and should be better in Game 2. Irving's shooting mirrored Cleveland's as a team as it shot 19-for-39 from 3-point range, a significant improvement from its 11-for-31 mark Wednesday.

Author: 0 City eye top four boost to mark Zabaleta farewell

But the 46-year-old Spaniard feels his past successes, which include two Champions League wins with Barca, can protect him only so far. First-team players are set to spend some time at the club's Etihad Academy next week after a busy season and will be taking part in some commercial activity ahead of the club's summer tour to the United States.

Sports Sanchez and Ozil futures don't depend on Champions League, says Wenger
Author: 0 Sanchez and Ozil futures don't depend on Champions League, says Wenger

Arsenal face Southampton in the Premier League tonight, needing a win to maintain their faint hopes of a top-four finish. Wenger said at his Friday morning press conference that former players did not have a "divine right" to return to the club in coaching roles, which should be awarded on merit.

Sports Diamondbacks' Chris Iannetta Is Hit In The Face By 93 MPH Fastball
Author: 0 Diamondbacks' Chris Iannetta Is Hit In The Face By 93 MPH Fastball

He was able to walk off the field with help, holding a cloth to his face. Apparently, he lost a tooth on the play. In the ninth, Arizona reliever Tom Wilhelmsen hit Pittsburgh's Chris Stewart in the leg. Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said it's been important not to overreact during this rough stretch. Pittsburgh took a 2-1 lead in the fourth despite getting only one ball out of the infield.

Sports Novak Djokovic reaches Madrid Open semi-finals after Kei Nishikori injury
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic reaches Madrid Open semi-finals after Kei Nishikori injury

Nadal has lost his last three matches on clay against Djokovic , and his last seven overall against the Serb. "I don't know what's going to happen", Nadal said. Djokovic is also looking to get back to his best after months of struggling for from and a win over Nadal could go a long way in building his confidence going into the second Grand Slam of the year in Roland Garros at the end of the month.

Sports Red Sox ace David Price struggles in minor league start
Author: 0 Red Sox ace David Price struggles in minor league start

He was even happier about bringing home his newborn son Xavier earlier in the day. Velazquez allowed six runs on nine hits, including three home runs, over five innings in an 8-3 loss. Instead, the A's posted another three-spot, much like they did in the first, behind an RBI double from Trevor Plouffe - who has now hit safely in nine straight - and a two-run blast (3) off the bat of Chad Pinder deep into the seats in left-center.

Sports Arsenal's title challenge failure is frustrating - Sanchez
Author: 0 Arsenal's title challenge failure is frustrating - Sanchez

Asked directly whether Sunday's match - on which their Champions League qualification hopes hinge - would be his last at the club's Emirates Stadium, Wenger replied: "I can not tell you that". Fail to win and they have absolutely no chance of leapfrogging Liverpool or Manchester City to keep the club's remarkable qualification record alive.

Sports National Hockey League playoffs: Penguins vs. Senators Game 4
Author: 0 National Hockey League playoffs: Penguins vs. Senators Game 4

That's what makes them as good as they are. They are focused on the goal of sending the Penguins packing. "It's the toughest game (Friday), I think , for us". If they "were just alive" as head coach Guy Boucher says they were in Game 3, the Sens simply weren't crisp in Game 4 - from Anderson through the power play.

Author: 0 Celtics' Thomas sits out 2nd half with right hip strain

The Celtics were 11 of 41 from the field. Both have been even better in the playoffs, with the Cavs hitting 42.6 percent and Boston 37. "It's one game", said Lue. "Ultimately, they were terrific". That ties the all-time playoff record held by Michael Jordan , who did it twice. Cavaliers: James is first player with at least 30 points in eight straight playoff games since Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in 1970.

Author: 0 Can Always Dreaming run away with it again?

Classic Empire looms a major threat to wipe out any hope for a Triple Crown try in NY on June 11th. They will take on the bigger, established stables in the second leg of the Triple Crown. Super Saver finished a exhausted eighth. But Pletcher often skips the Preakness to get his horses ready for his home track, which has the Belmont Stakes.

Author: 0 Penguins name Murray as starting goalie for Game 4 against Senators

Neither the Senators nor anyone even halfway tuned into hockey will forget that Murray was spectacular on the way to hoisting Lord Stanley last June - he went 15-6 with a sterling 2.08 GAA and.923 save percentage after downing the Rangers, Capitals, Lightning and Sharks in succession.

Sports Kyle Larson takes poles for NASCAR All-Star race
Author: 0 Kyle Larson takes poles for NASCAR All-Star race

And unlike normal NASCAR races , there was no speed limit on pit road. Sunoco Rookie of the Year contender Chase Briscoe - now fourth in the points standings on the strength of five top-five showings - attempts to continue his ascent up the standings.

Author: 0 Warriors throttle Spurs to take 2-0 lead

With Leonard out during Tuesday night's game, the Spurs took a big loss against the Warriors with the end score at 136-100. "He can't be timid". Spurs also had three blocked shots in the first 12 minutes. "We can't ease into the game", Brown said of his ailing boss' address to the team in the locker room before the game. I don't think as a group they really did, which means probably a little bit feeling sorry for themselves psychologically.

Author: 0 Cavs-Celtics Game 2: Which players must ease Isaiah Thomas' scoring burden

He was the unquestioned star of a Boston Celtics team that now is competing in Eastern Conference finals. "It's one game. They took care of business, and we've just got to take care of business Game 2". He's not wrong. The six players picked before Thomas never played in the league. We want to let everybody in this world know that we're for real and that we're one of the top teams in the National Basketball Association.

Sports Wenger hints at Arsenal announcement after FA Cup final
Author: 0 Wenger hints at Arsenal announcement after FA Cup final

Those struggles have led to chants, signs and protests of "Wenger out" from Arsenal fans who think it's time for him to depart the club, and there is no telling if winning the FA Cup would ease the pressure. "This situation has become pivotal to deciding Wenger's future - with the Frenchman adamant that he must retain control over the sporting operations - but he did on Friday appear noticeably more open to change".

Sports Sens' Alex Burrows sidelined by injury in Game 4
Author: 0 Sens' Alex Burrows sidelined by injury in Game 4

Five different Ottawa goal scorers and the Senators are in command, 5-0, after 40 minutes. The Pens made Vezina trophy finalists Sergei Bobrovsky and Braden Holtby look average at best in the first two rounds of these playoffs, but haven't been able to figure out Anderson.

Sports Former Real Madrid defender: Zidane already a great coach
Author: 0 Former Real Madrid defender: Zidane already a great coach

Real Madrid qualified for the UEFA Champions League (UCL) final for the 3rd time in 4 seasons as they get past Atletico Madrid 4-2 on aggregate. Level on points with Barcelona at the top of La Liga, but with a game in hand, Real are closing in on first league and European Cup double since 1958.