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Hamilton wins thrilling Spanish Grand Prix

Hamilton had secured pole position on Saturday but wheel spin left him playing catch up as Vettel seized the lead from the start. Hamilton's second win of the season cut his deficit to Vettel in the championship to six points after five of 20 races. Read More »

Antonio Conte crowned king of Chelsea during celebrations - but there's a twist


If I ask him to go and put on the gloves and stay in goal he is ready. "First and foremost it was great for me to get in the starting line-up tonight", he told Sky Sports. I had a good answer". "I have 13 days to make my decision". Seeing it from the other side: does the manager speak to players who are not in group? Sebastian Prodl was sent off for a second bookable offence in the second minute of stoppage time as Watford finished the contest with 10 men in a bad tempered conclusion. Read More »

United receive just 9950 tickets for Europa final

I think it's fair that Sergio plays the final and David accepts that . With Mourinho having publicly abandoned hope of a top-four finish in the Premier League, after his side fell four points off the Champions League berths, Uniteds season would have effectively been over had they gone out. Read More »

Pablo Zabaleta to leave Manchester City

He also told Sky Sports there was plenty of interest in the player, but while refusing to name interested parties, they report he told them he had "heard nothing from West Ham". "Well done. It's the first or second time I've seen that in my life", Guardiola said. "Some managers will have that pressure so I have to handle that". Read More »

N. Korea carries out new missile test amid rising tensions with US


The administration has also called on Beijing to do more to rein in Pyongyang and has said it's seen positive signs in that direction after Chinese President Xi Jinping's meeting with President Trump. North Korea has fired off more missiles in the past three years than in the three previous decades combined, reports the Wall Street Journal . In Seoul , some citizens expressed frustration. Read More »

This one's for you, Kane tells Spurs fans after Lane finale

However, such positivity is tempered by speculation about the vultures circling overhead. Rooney reduced the arrears in the 71st minute, prodding in Martial's low cross and giving United their first goal in an away game against another member of the top six this season at the fifth and final attempt. Read More »

Chelsea close in on title and condemn Boro to relegation

Alonso doubled Chelsea's lead in the 34th minute with a major assist from Cesar Azpilicueta, who curled the ball in from right to the left and the latter employed another thunderous drive that breached Guzan from a very tight angle. "We mustn't forget we have to take three points in these three games and tomorrow we have the first opportunity to take three points". Conte arrived after Chelsea had seen a title defence evaporate under Jose Mourinho, who was sacked before the Blues recovered ... Read More »

Klopp relief over Watford's late missed chance


Just three games remain for the Reds, and I believe seven points will be enough to reach the goal for the season. "Everything is in our hands", Can told Sky Sports . Having lost Coutinho to injury early in the game, the Reds were wasteful in attack, although Watford goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes also deserves credit for keeping the Reds at bay. Read More »

Canelo Alvarez v Gennady Golovkin confirmed as Julio Chavez Jr beaten

After crushing Chavez, the World Boxing Organization light middleweight champ said he is set to face middleweight champ Golovkin on September 16. Just two fighters walking away from their grudge match. The Kazakhstan native owns the IBF, WBA and WBC middleweight titles. A confident Canelo didn't bother to sit in his corner after the seventh round of a fight that wasn't almost as competitive as hoped. Read More »

Gregg Popovich rips Zaza Pachulia, announces Kawhi Leonard out for Game 2

And in a January game between the Spurs and Mavericks, Pachulia was hit with a flagrant foul for elbowing Patty Mills in the head while grappling for rebounding positions. He is an elite defender and an evolving offensive threat. He was dominating the game on both ends like it ain't not thang. Curry was starting to warm up. Read More »

John Wall's late 3 leads Wizards past Celtics in Game 6

As luck would have it, Wizards star John Wall would put the nail in the coffin for the Celtics as he hit a dagger three in the final; seconds to send the second-round series to a final 7th game. Or the final minute, or the final two minutes. "Honestly, I did", Thomas said. The Wizards also exorcised some elimination-game demons by snapping a streak of seven straight elimination game losses at home. Read More »

Chelsea edges Watford in seven-goal thriller


Nathaniel Chalobah also starts his first league game for his boyhood club, while Kenedy makes his first start under Conte. In a dramatic game, Cesar Azpilicueta and Michy Batshuayi put Chelsea 3-1 up, Daryl Janmaat's solo goal and a strike from Stefano Okaka pulled Watford level, but Blues substitute Cesc Fabregas hit a late victor while the Hornets had Sebastian Prodl sent off in stoppage time. Read More »

Chris Paul wills Clippers to deciding Game 7 against Jazz


The Golden State Warriors aren't pleased that the Utah Jazz are their opponents, when they could've been going up against the Los Angeles Clippers . DeAndre Jordan had double-doubles in all seven games, delivering 24 points and 17 rebounds in the series finale. Read More »

Spurs lose at West Ham, all but guarantee Chelsea title

However, Pochettino believed his side deserved more from the game, as they look to miss out on the Premier. After a troubled campaign, this was a rare uplifting moment for West Ham. "We're still fighting, we're disappointed with the result", the 45-year-old told Sky Sports after the game. What many Tottenham fans might not realize now is that the race might be mathematically over by the time their team kicks a ball again. Read More »

Teheran pitches Braves past Marlins in 3-1 win


Ramos is a ideal 4-for-4 in save chances this season. Justin Bour homered in the third consecutive game for the Marlins , who have lost five straight and 14 of their last 17, dropping to last place in the NL East behind the Braves . The Marlins had only three hits until the seventh, when Giancarlo Stanton led off with a double. Tyler Moore, pinch-hitting in the pitcher's spot in the bottom of the seventh, launched a two-out three-run home run to left-center field to account for all of ... Read More »

Arsene Wenger takes swipe at West Ham United for display against Liverpool

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has been ruled out of the last two league games with a hamstring injury so Hector Bellerin should continue in the right wing-back position. Arsenal need to win the next two games at the Emirates and hope Liverpool drop points in their final league game at home against Middlesbrough to fin sneak into the top four. Read More »

Djokovic gets walkover to semis, Murray crashes out


Goffin put up a spirited fight against the Spaniard until the tie-break, which was dominated by Nadal who converted his second set point. Nadal eased past Goffin 6-3, 6-1 in their only previous meeting on his way to winning the Monte Carlo Masters last month before also lifting a 10th Barcelona Open. Read More »

Alonso hopes his first finish boosts McLaren's 2017 season

Fernando Alonso hopes that finishing a race for the first time in the 2017 Formula One season at his home Spanish Grand Prix can boost McLaren's woeful campaign. "I have very little time in these weeks, with travelling, with planes", said the 35-year-old, who will go straight from Barcelona to Indianapolis on Sunday night to prepare for his debut in the 500 on May 28. Read More »

IPL 2017 | Pune seal their playoff date against Mumbai Indians in style


He too couldn't perform for us in 7-8 games despite playing for Australia in all three formats. Speaking about Stokes's absence, Smith said: "We have got a couple of options that we can talk about". Overall , he is the 10th player to do the double in the league phase of an IPL season. The wicket was damp after a few days of rain. We could expect Lendl Simmons to go after the bowlers right from the start and Parthiv complement him as well. Read More »

Arsene Wenger Dismisses Impact of Top Four Miss On Transfer Plans

Following several narrow escapes, Sunderland will finally be relegated to the Championship and they have nobody else to blame but themselves for the poor results. "I just think that if we finish outside the top four, it will maybe be down to one point". Eagle-eyed referee Robert Madley correctly applied the law and City breathed deeply before seeing out the remainder of the game to stay on course for Champions League qualification. Read More »

Man City's First Departure Revealed


It's widely considered to be the most iconic moment since the English top flight was rebranded in 1992 and Silva, who was a key player as City won their first title in 44 years, says it was an "unforgettable" occasion. Nine years he has been here. "I remember at that time Sir Alex Ferguson talking about the "noisy neighbours". "He was the first player to come here when the owners arrived". Read More »

Andretti posts fastest speed in Indianapolis 500 practice

Honda drivers Sebastien Bourdais and Ryan Hunter-Reay rounded out the top five. "I think the most hard thing will be the race itself, all the things that happen in a race like this one, which are the traffic and learning all the little tricks to overtake", said Alonso, already a victor on the streets of Monaco. Read More »

Drug cheat Ben Johnson features in sports betting ad


Australia's antidoping watchdog said the advert sent "completely the wrong message". Australia's minister of health and sport Greg Hunt also condemned the advertisement as " utterly inappropriate ". Others, like Rio Olympic gold medallist Mack Horton, were similarly unimpressed. The federal government has demanded Sportsbet pull the ad and the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) has lodged an official complaint over the ad. Read More »

Nearly 1 million tune in to watch Derek Jeter's speech


The retirement of Jeter's number also signifies the end of a special era in Yankee history. "Yeah, my number isn't retired, but it's a huge honor for me to be in Monument Park", Martinez added. Don Mattingly, who was captain of the Yankees before Jeter, spoke on the huge video board in center field and congratulated Jeter. Bloomberg reported last month that Jeter's group won the auction for the Marlins. Read More »