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Celta Vigo vs. Real Madrid: Highlights and recap


When we are in a hard situation we get out of it and play our way. Real Madrid will certainly be without Gareth Bale and Dani Carvajal; James Rodríguez is also set to miss out, with Zidane suggesting it is because of injury rather than an impending move away from the Santiago Bernabéu. Read More »

Moeen seeks improvement for more sixes at seven

Before his unbeaten 77 at Headingley on Wednesday, as England served fresh notice of their Champions Trophy credentials in a 72-run win to go 1-0 up with two to play against AB de Villiers' men, Moeen had mustered just a solitary half-century in his last 28 ODI innings since his career-best 128 at the 2015 World Cup. Read More »

LeBron James eclipses Michael Jordan's scoring record

A title also lifts him from the depths of no-ring land, where legends like Karl Malone, John Stockton and Charles Barkley are unfairly stashed. The Cleveland Cavaliers are back in the finals after clobbering the Celtics, 135-102 in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. Read More »

Roy Nelson is the Newest Bellator Acquisition


Although always producing entertaining fights as a professional mixed martial artist, Nelson had seemingly reached his ceiling under the UFC's umbrella. Nelson ends his UFC run with a record of 9-9, with eight of those wins ending in (T) KO, while also earning six post-fight bonuses. The deal, which has yet to be officially announced by Bellator, is said to be an exclusive, multi-fight contract. Read More »

Vettel expects Mercedes to bounce back on Saturday

Senna famously talked of a magical "perfect lap" around Monaco after taking pole in 1988 with a time 1.4 seconds quicker than French team mate Alain Prost , who joined him on the front row. We've got some work to do ahead of Saturday, that's for sure". "I am not counting out Mercedes ", he said. "Now is only Thursday, so we still have a bit of time". Read More »

Novak Djokovic appoints Andre Agassi as new coach

The win also puts Zverev right in the mix as he joins the Top 10, something that he had his eye on from a young age, until reality hit. With Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova absent from Roland Garros and Halep's fitness under a cloud of uncertainty, money list-leader Svitolina has been installed as second favourite, alongside Garbine Muguruza - who the Ukrainian beat in the Rome semi-finals. Read More »

Manchester United Became the UEFA Europa League Champion


Mourinho stated on Wednesday that he hopes the 31-year-old will stay, but Rooney - who started just 15 Premier League games this season - might decide to leave in search of more playing time. "For all the players, this was the first final", he said. "We just need to work with him to understand certain things". "They're not used to playing a final, these young kids". Read More »

Moses has no plan to stop Arsenal star Sanchez

Gabriel has been ruled out for six to eight weeks with knee ligament damage sustained in Arsenal's 3-1 victory over Everton on the final day of the Premier League season. By contrast, Conte has preferred to deploy a pair of powerful players to win the ball and shutdown the routes forward into midfield with N'Golo Kante and Nemanja Matic too strong and assertive in their tackling and running through the middle. Read More »

Ferrari shows the pace at Monaco GP as Mercedes struggles

A blistering lap from Sebastian Vettel put him half a second clear at the top of the timesheets in second practice for the Monaco Grand Prix as Mercedes struggled for pace. Hamilton could equal the mark of earning 65 pole positions, now held by the late great Brazilian driver Ayrton Senna , but he has down played down the significance of the achievement, which would move Hamilton second on the list of Formula 1 pole-sitters, three behind the legendary German racer Michael ... Read More »

Sutton: Only two Arsenal players would make Chelsea's XI


In the 12 years that have followed, the often frugal Arsenal have managed just two Cup victories, while rivals such as Manchester City , Manchester United and Chelsea have spent big and reaped the rewards over the same period. When I've watched Dani Alves recently, he might not play the five at the back, but the way he plays, he marches on and he adds a lot in an attacking sense as well as defensively. Read More »

Djokovic excited by 'new vibe' with Agassi

On clay this year, Djokovic has been on an upward curve - quarterfinals in Monte Carlo , semi-finals in Madrid and a runners-up spot in Rome where he was comprehensively demolished by Alexander Zverev . The 30-year-old Nadal, who retired last year before his third round match with a wrist injury, has a 72-2 record at the clay-court major and is the only player with nine trophies from one Grand Slam tournament. Read More »

Giroud curbs Arsenal exit rumours by airing Premier League title target


Liverpool had little time to celebrate the return of Champions League football to Anfield before the squad departed for Australia on Monday to play in a post-season friendly linked to the club's 125th anniversary. When asked whether this would be his last game at Arsenal he replied: "I don't know". "I really feel sorry for him because I think he's shown outstanding qualities, and I think he has handled the whole situation". Read More »

Instant Analysis: Preds, Ducks Clash in Playoffs Again

Rinne stopped 27 of 29 shots, including some sterling chances from Anaheim's top players. Rest won't come, of course, because the grind of the Stanley Cup Playoffs is indifferent to the tired. With their first Western Conference final win under their belt, the Preds have relied on their depth. Fiala had 11 goals in 54 regular-season games and two in these playoffs. Read More »

Celtics-Cavs Odds: Boston Enters Game 4 As Huge Underdogs Again

When everyone counted them out, the Boston Celtics roared back and refused to bow down to LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers . Bovada includes many other potential bets for Celtics-Cavs Game 4, including over/unders. 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. Read More »

The Celtics Won The Game

Smith suggested there is something else that hurt the Cavs against the guys in green on Avery Bradley's game-winning shot. It capped a furious, focused comeback by the Celtics , who trailed by 21 in the third quarter before rallying to tighten up a series that appeared to be over. Read More »

Rafael Nadal teaches Nick Kyrgios a lesson in Madrid


Novak Djokovic staved off a huge upset and Rafael Nadal was made to battle in their opening matches at the Madrid Masters on Wednesday. "I started the match OK, but when I started to go behind, I didn't find any way to improve my game or to make it more hard for him", Murray told a news conference. Read More »

Tottenham 2-1 Manchester United- Game Recap

Spurs , whose new stadium is still being built just around the corner, gave their home since 1899 a great farewell by beating José Mourinho's men 2-1, and will play all of their home games next season at Wembley . "I think the way we play a different style to West Ham ", added Kane. The question on most Spurs fans' lips is whether or not they'll enter their new home as champions after giving Chelsea a good run for their money this year. Read More »

'Humble' Jose on 'poets' and Man United transfer plans

But playing for Manchester United we should do better in the Premier League and that's our aim next season - trying to win it. Jose Mourinho makes history in this win He made two consecutive Champions League and Europa League unbeaten titles as the first coach. Read More »

Rohit: Team unity key to Mumbai success


Johnson (3-26) and Jasprit Bumrah (2-26) got assistance from the pitch as they turned the screws on Pune with time running out. "I don't know why people compare the two (situations)", said Sharma at the Mumbai Indians" media conference here today. Read More »

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics - 5/23/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Boston competed hard defensively, ran nice sets and got good ball movement, resulting in 50 first-half points. James took just three shots in that fourth quarter and missed them all. He also had five turnovers. It marked the first time he failed to score in the final quarter of a playoff game - in which he played the entire quarter - since the Heat's Game 4 loss to the Dallas Mavericks in the 2011 NBA Finals. Read More »

Cavs defeat Celtics in five, advance to NBA Finals

With the Cleveland Cavaliers ' victory over the Boston Celtics on Thursday, it's official: The Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors will meet in the NBA Finals for the third straight season. James, arguably the premier player in the game, leads a Cavs side that features the sublime talents of Australian-born, but USA loyal, point guard Irving and sharpshooting big man Love. Read More »

Warriors sweep Spurs to third straight NBA Finals

The defending world champion Cleveland Cavaliers have been an unstoppable force in the East, whilst in the West, the Golden State Warriors have dismantled everyone in their way so far. "We'll see how he feels". He continued, saying Ginobili's willingness to come off the bench has been a big reason for the Spurs' success . LaMarcus Aldridge was small once again for the Spurs . Read More »

Celtics were upset with talk focusing on Isaiah Thomas


A dramatic last-gasp three-pointer saw the Boston Celtics end the Cleveland Cavaliers' 2017 post-season winning run and keep their National Basketball Association play-off hopes alive. Irving stayed on the floor and finished the game, but with a day off between games there will be interest in how tender his ankle is at tipoff. The Celtics made 18 3-pointers for the game. Read More »