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Kane stars as Tottenham beat Leicester 6-1


The 23-year-old continued his fine exploits in front of goal with a clinical performance against defending champs Leicester on Thursday. "Harry's a special player, he loves Tottenham ". "We feel so proud of Harry, to score four goals was fantastic", Pochettino said. "The first three games I didn't score but then I went on a good run", he said. Read More »

NHL Network gets broadcast rights for world championships


However, the gap between the third and 15th team is not that big anymore. In 2022, the Finnish cities of Helsinki and Tampere will host games. Only the victor of the group will be promoted to the Elite Division. What may be good news to rabid hockey fans was announced Wednesday as NHL Network has acquired exclusive USA rights to the IIHF World Championships from 2018 through 2020. Read More »

EPL: Mourinho sweating over Fellaini injury after Manchester United draw


Mourinho also said centre-back Eric Bailly, who is suspended for the final, would feature, as well as Paul Pogba , who has been granted compassionate leave following the death of his father last Friday. Midifelder Marouane Fellaini is doubtful for Manchester United's last league game and next week's Europa League final after sustaining an injury in Wednesday's goalless draw at Southampton . Read More »

White Hart Lane finale 'perfect' - Pochettino

Slaven Bilic's men have one of the worst home records in the Premier League after winning just seven of their 19 games at the old Olympic Stadium following their Upton Park farewell last season. They have been prepared to win the league and win big things. For the first time ever, Tottenham will play a second consecutive season in the Champions League, providing valuable income from UEFA as it completes the building work on a new 61,000-seat stadium. Read More »

Warner's stock rises again as IPL play-offs loom

In the eliminator game, just after Hyderabad's innings, rain interrupted the game and halted the proceedings for more than three hours. In the Qualifier 1, Mumbai Indians didn't well with their batting and also they lost their all three games against RPS in this IPL 2017. Read More »

Speculation: The LA Clippers should consider Kyle Lowry if Chris Paul leaves

It was Toronto's first playoff sweep since the opening round against Washington in 2015. It seems like forever ago that the biggest question in the National Basketball Association was whether the Cleveland Cavaliers could flip a switch come playoff time and become the team that could once again challenge Golden State for the crown. Read More »

Emotional Pablo Zabaleta is happy to leave Manchester City in safe hands

The win means a draw on Sunday against Watford will see Pep Guardiola's charges seal a top-four spot, a somewhat disappointing end to a campaign which had started out so well. "I would not be the first to leave a club after so many years and come back in a different shirt", he was quoted as saying by BBC on Wednesday. He deserves absolutely everything and we are very happy for that. Read More »

Mariners blow lead, rally in 9th to beat White Sox 5-4


The White Sox lost for the 10th time in 12 games. Carlos Ruiz grounded to third baseman Todd Frazier for what might have been an inning-ending double play, but Dyson, who was running on the play, beat the throw to second with Ruiz retired at first. Read More »

Koscielny would be disappointed without Champions League football


Fans are being urged to boycott this evening's match in protest at the prospect of Arsene Wenger extending his 21-year stay at the club beyond the end of the season. "You just feel sometimes that the pressure away from home is not there and they can sort of play a little bit better and with a little bit more freedom". Read More »

Duffy dominates as Royals top Yankees 5-1 to avoid sweep


He's batted as high as.307 in a season, with the 2011 Cubs. And Starlin Castro , a three-time All-Star with the Cubs, is pushing to make his first AL All-Star team, batting.351 and believing he can contend for a batting title. But I thought he was OK. His last time out, he pitched six strong innings while surrendering four runs to the red-hot Houston Astros in a loss. Kelvin Herrera worked the ninth and ran into early trouble in his non-save situation, but finished off the win. Read More »

Arsenal keep Champions League qualification hopes alive


After, you have to accept the result . If Manchester City, Liverpool and Arsenal win their respective games, Man City will finish 3rd and Liverpool will finish 4th. The simple truth is that Wenger can only now reinvigorate most Arsenal fans by competing seriously to lift either the Premier League or Champions League. Read More »

HYS: Will Conte be sacked next season?


Information from the Press Association was used in this report . Hiddink was brought in as caretaker boss for a second time, steadying the team to a 10th-placed finish before owner Roman Abramovich turned to Conte. "We are underrated a bit, and we might slip under the radar", Conte said when he first took over. "After this win, we must now be very happy; it is for the players". Read More »

Blue Jays suspend Kevin Pillar for two games


Despite the club suspension, Pillar could be facing more punishment from Major League Baseball , which saw enough to open an investigation, according to Sportsnet . He has six homers, 12 RBIs, an.854 OPS (on-base plus slugging) and has made several highlight-reel catches in centre field. In 2012, the team suspended short stop Yunel Escobar for three games without pay after he wore eye black with the slogan "you are a faggot" written in Spanish. Read More »

Tottenham's Alli plans to continue enjoying 'journey'

Danny Rose is out for several more weeks after undergoing further surgery on his knee so Ben Davies should continue on the left but with Walker and Trippier out it's going to be interesting to see who start on the right. That is why they won it in the end. The Tottenham manager yesterday reiterated that he is happy after a season which saw the club finish runners-up in the Premier League. Read More »

Graeme Souness blasts Man United for Paul Pogba fee

He tells to (Wilfried) Zaha to go slow, he leaves (Christian) Benteke at home. He even asked pal Sam Allardyce to help him out in their match on Sunday, by "going soft on us". "The last thing I would want is a manager continuously telling me I'm exhausted". "I never liked too much "the best in the world" - you never say the goalkeeper is "the best in the world", you only say [Fabio] Cannavaro if somebody chose to say a central defender is the best in the world". Read More »

Chief: Boy called police to say father had drugs in luggage


Prosecutors say the father, 41-year-old Yamil Mercado, is scheduled to be arraigned Friday on charges of trafficking heroin and reckless endangerment of a child. Fitzpatrick applauded the boy four having the courage and insight to call police when he made the discovery Wednesday night. The state Department of Children and Families was alerted to the incident. Read More »

Simona Halep into Rome Masters last four with Anett Kontaveit win


However, Pavlyuchenkova proved everyone wrong when she played some of her best tennis in this match, claiming three straight games to unexpectedly seal the second set 6-4 which lasted 47 minutes. I feel it was a little bit tighter strung. The Estonian crushed Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, 6-1, 6-1. "I feel my game, I feel strong on court, my legs are strong, I'm mentally strong so I feel good on court". Read More »

Conte backs Terry to play on


The Hammers will be determined to finish the season on a high when they play Burnley away on Sunday, although there remains a considerable amount of uncertainty surrounding the club, especially with regards to Bilic's future, following some disappointing results this season. Read More »

The Optimal Draft Night Trade for the Celtics


On a NBA Draft Lottery reaction podcast with Mark Titus , The Ringer's Bill Simmons threw out the idea of the Celtics dealing the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft-expected to be Washington's Markelle Fultz-to the Sixers. He'd become an understudy to current All-Star point guard Isaiah Thomas . "He asks questions; I answer them", Thomas said. One of their biggest issues all season has been rebounding, so they should be looking for rebounders that can be traded for and are not too ... Read More »

Alisher Usmanov: Arsenal shareholder makes £1bn takeover bid to Stan Kroenke

But with Kroenke showing no interest, the bid has in effect been rejected, though Usmanov is yet to receive written confirmation of that. Arsene Wenger admits that Arsenal finishing in the top four is more important than his future. "All the responsibility for the fate of the club rests with the main shareholder", Usmanov told Bloomberg . The latest attempt at taking over majority control can be easily seen as a way for Usmanov to unseat the current Board, assume full decision-making and, ... Read More »

Dominic Thiem ends Rafael Nadal's unbeaten run

Thiem nearly broke again early in the second set but Nadal managed to save two break points and go on to hold his serve. And Thiem ultimately sealed only his second victory over Nadal by earning another break to prevail 6-4 6-3 in Rome . Read More »

Brook: Losing To Golovkin Is A Positive


Khan has been embroiled in a scandal when his x-rated video found itself in porn sites, the January report from Daily Mirror said . He has so much drama around him. Brook has been active on social media as he looks to respond after suffering the first loss of his career in a fearless performance against middleweight king Gennady Golovkin. Read More »

Oblak to replace De Gea?


Romero is under contract in Manchester until summer 2018, with the option of a further year too. But that will be turned into a new three-year deal if he becomes the official number one. "Maybe I have a decision in my head when he took the ball and I say he is shooting in the right and I go there and it is very good for the group and also for me". Read More »