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Sports Man United beats Ajax 2-0, wins Europa League
Author: 0 Man United beats Ajax 2-0, wins Europa League

It means the third trophy and going back to the Champions League and winning a European trophy and playing Super League in Macedonia in August, and means for the club the last piece of the puzzle". Kompany said: "No words will ever comfort the families who have lost the loved ones but...we stand with you and will do everything we can to help".

Sports Wenger Confirms Double Blow But Key Duo Set To Face Chelsea
Author: 0 Wenger Confirms Double Blow But Key Duo Set To Face Chelsea

This will be Arsenal's only chance of silverware this season, and come into the match in top form. Victor Moses has revealed that his side are not anxious about the superstar's talents, and they are not putting any extra time in to concentrate on nullifying his threat.

Sports Eddie Jones: Group of death will help England
Author: 0 Eddie Jones: Group of death will help England

Defending champions New Zealand have been pitted alongside Rugby Championship rivals South Africa , while Pool C will undoubtedly be dubbed the group of death. We also know how the quarter-finals will go should Ireland advance. As the world's second ranked team, England will avoid New Zealand , Australia and Ireland who comprise the top tier, but band two offers some fiendishly hard fixtures.

Author: 0 Rising Pune Supergiant make their first IPL final

Dhoni has had his critics during the tournament, but the former India captain will play in a record seventh IPL final after bludgeoning a brutal unbeaten 40 off only 26 balls to get Pune up to 162-4. In fact, Rising Pune Supergiant ( RPS ) have won three of the four encounters between the two teams and the last one would be rankling the Rohit Sharma-led team as they looked in control for most period while chasing 161run target.

Author: 0 Busch takes All-Star Race win with late charge

Busch made a bold move to grab the lead and never looked back. "It would mean a ton", said Busch, who will race in the Coca-Cola 600 on May 28. He led flag to flag in each of the two segments, and in theory should have won the race. "Thanks to all the fans". "This year, being locked in the All-Star Race is a big relief-knowing that you're not going to have to put your vehicle at risk before the All-Star Race".

Sports Jose Mourinho hasn't used Paul Pogba properly - Thierry Henry
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho hasn't used Paul Pogba properly - Thierry Henry

Henry believes that the 24-year-old has not shown his best form because he has been playing far too deep under Jose Mourinho . "It was always going to be hard for Paul Pogba ", Henry wrote. "I think his second season can be better". But Matthaus has provided a scathing assessment of the 23-year-old ahead of the game, and doesn't think Pogba will be much help to the Red Devils if the going gets tough.

Sports Vikings sign 5th-round pick Adams, 7th-round choice Odenigbo
Author: 0 Vikings sign 5th-round pick Adams, 7th-round choice Odenigbo

When the other nine draftees will sign is up in the air. After Adams signed, the NFLPA sent an email to agents of other Vikings draft picks saying they remain resolute in the need to change specific language, which they feel violates the league's collective bargaining agreement.

Author: 0 Celtics, Lakers, 76ers have plenty riding on the National Basketball Association lottery

Even though the Celtics will play in the Eastern Conference finals this season, they have a 25 percent of landing the No. 1 pick. "It felt like winning Game Seven last night". The lottery results mean the Lakers not only have the No. 2 pick in the draft, but they also have the No. 28 pick, thanks to the mid-season trade of Lou Williams to the Houston Rockets, plus they keep their 2019 first-round pick.

Sports Man Utd history more important to Herrera than Champions League spot
Author: 0 Man Utd history more important to Herrera than Champions League spot

If Mourinho's side win they will claim their second trophy of the season, following the EFL Cup, as well as qualifying for the Champions League next season. "It was an unbelievable feeling going out there in front of 75,000 people - the biggest crowd that a lot of our lads have played in front of". The coach certainly didn't disappoint hopeful fans as be fielded the youngest Premier League side in the club's history, with eight former academy players been fielded and another four on ...

Sports 'We played for the people who died' - Pogba
Author: 0 'We played for the people who died' - Pogba

This happened in Manchester but everywhere we have to be a united world to fight for peace and to have no more attacks. Yes a big night for Manchester United but an even bigger night for the city and for our country. After Manchester United beat Ajax in the Europa League final on Wednesday, Jose Mourinho said that it was the most important trophy of his career as it was the latest.

Sports Lesson Learned: Youthful Oilers bounced from playoffs by experienced Ducks
Author: 0 Lesson Learned: Youthful Oilers bounced from playoffs by experienced Ducks

Whatever rust might have accumulated on Nashville's players had worn right off by the time James Neal scored at 9:24 in overtime to give the Predators a 3-2 win over the Ducks in Game 1 of the best-of-seven series. Louis in the second round, they will have the advantage in the series. "No guy will use the short turnaround from Game 7 as an excuse", Thompson said.

Sports Premier League champion Chelsea calls off victory parade
Author: 0 Premier League champion Chelsea calls off victory parade

They beat Arsenal 3-1 in the reverse league game at Stamford Bridge and Moses wants his team-mates to ensure that they do not allow the Gunners to exact revenge. In the US, Major League Baseball teams New York Yankees and New York Mets held their own tributes. "You work all season long to be where you want to be and lift that trophy so the lads are fully focused", five-time Cup victor Terry, who is likely to be on the bench on Saturday, told a news conference on Wednesday.

Author: 0 LeBron James misses open dunk in Game 4 vs. Celtics

He never previously had that many fouls in the first half in his 14-year career, and Cleveland trailed 46-33. The Celtics' lead always felt flimsy, and Irving took a sledgehammer to it in the third quarter, almost outscoring Boston by himself and formally putting an end to their chances with a magnificent 21-point frame.

Sports Garry Monk resigns as Leeds manager: We're shocked
Author: 0 Garry Monk resigns as Leeds manager: We're shocked

After announcing that manager Garry Monk was signed to a contract for at least one more year, the U-20 England global Ronaldo Vieira has signed up for four more years at Elland Road. "My intention was always to remain at Leeds and I saw myself at this fantastic club for many years to come". That he survived Cellino's for a whole season is an achievement itself and the curiosity of him resigning two days after the "manager eater" cannot be overlooked.

Sports Isco's away goal hands CL final berth to Real Madrid
Author: 0 Isco's away goal hands CL final berth to Real Madrid

Real Madrid's (aggregate) victory was ruthless, efficient and cruel, but that's how big brothers are, isn't it? "We have to think exclusively about the game tomorrow". "And to do it for the second year in a row, we need to congratulate everyone in this club". "So we can all be happy, although we have not won anything yet".

Sports Newcastle and Brighton Given Permission to Talk to Chelsea Striker Tammy Abraham
Author: 0 Newcastle and Brighton Given Permission to Talk to Chelsea Striker Tammy Abraham

Despite their proficiency in front of goal in their Championship winning year, Rafa Benitez will know more than anyone that his club are in need of more fire power up front. However, the Stamford Bridge club are said to be adamant that he will not be sold. It's no real surprise that interest is high in the 19-year-old given that he bagged 26 goals in 48 appearances during his loan spell with Bristol City last season.

Sports Lamet solid for Padres, Mets lose after pushing back deGrom
Author: 0 Lamet solid for Padres, Mets lose after pushing back deGrom

Citing a fear of losing a deGrom start to a rain delay or in-game cancellation, Terry Collins announced that Rafael Montero would start tonight should the game take place, pushing deGrom back to the series opener in Pittsburgh Friday night against the Pirates .

Author: 0 LeBron James Disappears as Celtics Win With 21-Point Comeback

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) celebrates against Boston Celtics' Marcus Smart (36) during the first half of Game 3 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals , Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Cleveland . The Celtics' scrappy win in Game 3 comes in stark contrast to the club's lopsided losses in the first two games of the series. They scrapped. They have a scrappy team.

Sports Kyrie Irving Scores 42 Points, Leads Cleveland to Game 4 Win
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving Scores 42 Points, Leads Cleveland to Game 4 Win

The Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics meet Thursday in game five of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals at the TD Garden . After sweeping the Pacers, the Cavs were solid and businesslike in an impressive sweep of Toronto, then went on the road and dismantled Boston twice to open the conference finals, leading Game 1 by 28 points and Game 2 by 50.

Sports Mkhitaryan dedicates Europa League victory to fellow Armenians
Author: 0 Mkhitaryan dedicates Europa League victory to fellow Armenians

On a wider level, it was also a moment to cheer for the team's grieving home city. A minute's silence was held before the game, which turned into applause, in honour of the 22 people killed and 64 injured in the blast at an Ariana Grande pop concert at the Manchester Arena the night before the team left for the final in Stockholm .

Sports Winning for India only thing that matters: Virat Kohli
Author: 0 Winning for India only thing that matters: Virat Kohli

Everything we were trying were going against us. "Playing for India , you don't need extra motivation", Kohli added. "As cricketers you can't even think of what is in no way under your control". "I think it's just a little mental adjustment". However, India have not played 50-over cricket since beating England 2-1 in a thrilling three-match series in January and there is no time to ease into the competition in a group which contains the risky trio of Pakistan , Sri Lanka and South Africa.

Author: 0 LeBron James calls his pursuit of Michael Jordan a 'personal goal'

The defending National Basketball Association champions can wrap up their third straight conference title - and a "three-match" against the Warriors - with a win in game five on Thursday night in Boston . Last summer, James said he was chasing "the ghost" of Jordan. I'm just happy and blessed that when I chose to come back that I was able to help him blossom.

Author: 0 Arsenal face defensive crisis ahead of final

Koscielny has been Arsenal's best defender all year and they've struggled without him at times this season, including in the two 5-1 losses against Bayern Munich in the Champions League . "I believe since January we have played in a very hard environment for different reasons", he added. The Blues finished the Premier League season as champions for the sixth time in their history - winning a record 30 games as Antonio Conte's man dazzled in the top-flight.

Sports Murray looks to French Open to rediscover his form
Author: 0 Murray looks to French Open to rediscover his form

The former world number one reached the semi-finals of the Madrid Open without a coach and lost to Alexander Zverev in the final of the Italian Open before confirming that he would be joined by Agassi - described as a man who "can contribute to his life on and off the court" - in Paris .

Author: 0 Watch The Yankees Honor A Legend

The ovations figure to be often, loud and long when Derek Jeter has his No. 2 jersey retired at Yankee Stadium. Tanaka (5-2), who had won his last five starts and accustomed to being cheered by the fans at Yankee Stadium, was booed off the mound after surrendering four home runs, including a first-inning grand slam to Alex Bregman in the second game of a doubleheader.

Author: 0 Guardiola praises referee Madley for disallowing Mahrez's penalty goal

The Foxes had the chance to complete the comeback in the second half when they were awarded a penalty, but Riyad Mahrez inadvertently hit his spot kick twice and the goal was subsequently disallowed. "Still, I'm pleased with the way we went around it in the second half". Vardy scored four goals in seven matches in April. "They are professional and are going to play to win, ' Guardiola added".

Author: 0 Garcia makes hole-in-one at Players' famed island-green 17th

However, with blustery winds making scoring hard on Saturday, the 2008 champion surged up the leaderboard with a third round of 67 to lie two shots off the clubhouse lead held by Korea's Si Woo Kim. Then he shot a 1-over 73 that included a double-bogey at the first hole, his 10th of the day. Defending champion Jason Day is only three shots out of the lead after a 2-under 70 day.

Author: 0 Ricciardo improves his pace in second Monaco practice session

Hamilton finished that in eighth place, with his teammate Valtteri Bottas down in 10th. "Then there was a night and day difference, black and white, in P2". "I love to watch the old on-board footage of Senna racing in Monaco - seeing him coming out of the tunnel and thinking 'Hey, that's what I do every year now!'", Hamilton said.

Sports Odell Beckham and Olivier Vernon miss Giants OTAs
Author: 0 Odell Beckham and Olivier Vernon miss Giants OTAs

Beckham was not Big Blue's only notable player to miss OTAs this week, as second-team All-Pro defensive end Olivier Vernon also did not report for the team's voluntary workouts. Already this week Beckham skipped voluntary OTAs, signed the most lucrative shoe deal ever for an National Football League player and his workouts with Johnny Manziel became a big deal.

Author: 0 Cavs coach doesn't blame LeBron after loss to Celtics

Over their last eight playoff games the Celtics are just 3-5 SU, but they've gone 10-4 ATS over their last 14 per the OddsShark NBA Database . Game 4 is Tuesday night in Cleveland. Avery Bradley , whose three-pointer from 26 feet with a tenth of a second remaining was the winning basket, said the Cavs should expect to see from the Celtics more of that same desperate basketball James mentioned.

Sports Three Pakistan nationals, one Indian arrested in Bengaluru for suspicious activities
Author: 0 Three Pakistan nationals, one Indian arrested in Bengaluru for suspicious activities

Kerala police have located his house in Palakkad - neighbours have told them they had no idea that he was in Bengaluru; they thought he was still in the Gulf, said Muneer, Circle Inspector, Ottapalam, Palakkad district. "All four have been charged under Sections of Foreigners' Act, Passport Act, conspiracy and creation of false documents and misrepresentation", said Bengaluru police commissioner Praveed Sood.

Sports Gary Lineker 'poses' with Savile after #WalkersWave stunt goes wrong
Author: 0 Gary Lineker 'poses' with Savile after #WalkersWave stunt goes wrong

Walkers Crisps has undertaken a bold new social media strategy, which has resulted in their spokesman and England football hero Gary Lineker posing with pictures of serial killers and paedophiles. A Walkers spokesman said: "We recognise people were offended by irresponsible and offensive posts by individuals, and we apologise". I'm sure we'll wave goodbye to them all by tomorrow.

Sports Van Garderen wins 18th stage, Dumoulin keeps Giro lead
Author: 0 Van Garderen wins 18th stage, Dumoulin keeps Giro lead

Sunweb's Dumoulin and Quintana crossed the line in the same time and with two days of climbing left Dumoulin, leading by 31 seconds, now looks favourite to win the Giro. Nibali is one minute 12 seconds behind while Thibaut Pinot of France is still in contention after moving into fourth overall, one minute and 36 seconds back.

Author: 0 IPL 2017 final: MI eye record third title against RPS

After 10 overs, KKR were tottering at 43/5. Under rated Sharma came out like a dark horse and grabbed the limited opportunity after as he had been dropped in initial matches . Pandya was at the receiving end yet again as Yadav hit him for consecutive boundaries - one from a sweep shot and one through extra-cover. Sharma sent KKR to bat first and bowled them out for just 107 runs in 18.5 overs in the second eliminator match .

Sports Cavs remain humble with chance to closeout Celtics in Game 5
Author: 0 Cavs remain humble with chance to closeout Celtics in Game 5

Crowder was able to return to the game after suffering the injury, and he ended up playing 40 minutes in Game 4. A win will put the Cavs in position to clinch the series in Boston on Thursday night. To cap it off, Irving drilled a deep 3-pointer to allow the Cavs to go from down 10 at the half to up by seven at the end of the third. Kevin Love added 17 points and 17 rebounds for the Cavs, now 11-1 in the postseason.

Author: 0 Juan Mata 'proud' to win Europa League for people of Manchester

At a time when we are grieving for the families that have lost loved ones we have a sport that has bought a little happiness at a hard time... At times like this, we have to come together. It means going back to the Champions League and playing in the European Super Cup next August. The club now has every title in world football. The Italian side won all three trophies in the space of nine seasons in the 1970s and 80s.

Sports R Ashwin hopes to bring something new to team during Champions Trophy
Author: 0 R Ashwin hopes to bring something new to team during Champions Trophy

The IPL is so long it allows teams to make up for mistakes: For example, the Pune team that played the final on Sunday lost four of its first five matches. Kohli also acknowledged that the home season, which involved 13 Tests, has taught him a lot besides helping him control his aggression. "We're planning for all eight teams to be here", tournament director Steve Elworthy said.