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Agent Ryan Not Surprised by Cloud Computing's Win


Javier Castellano left Cloud Computing sit off the dueling leaders, Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming and Classic Empire . It looked as if Classic Empire would go on to win , but Cloud Computing ran him down on the outside. Read More »

Djokovic, Nadal could meet in French Open semifinals

He has now won a total of 12 grand slam events in his career and he has reached at least the semifinals in this event the last six years. The Czech, twice a Wimbledon victor, suffered serious hand injuries when she was attacked by an intruder in her home. Read More »

Monaco Formula 1 Grand Prix. Day 2

Hamilton , meanwhile, can equal his late, great idol Ayrton Senna's career tally of 65 pole positions on the 30th anniversary of the Brazilian's first Monaco win. We now have a lot of useful data to analyse before Saturday. As the ambient and track temperatures rose in the afternoon, it seems they stole some of the Mercedes' grip. Read More »

Ariana Gives Back! Grande To FaceTime Fans Hospitalized In Terror Attack


In Manchester, north-west England, feelings were still raw following Abedi's attack on a concert by United States pop star Ariana Grande ─ especially so as the bomber was born in the city. It was Grande's first public statement since tweeting she was "broken" in the immediate wake of the bombing that killed 22 people and injured dozens more as they left her concert, Rolling Stone reports. Read More »

Manchester blast disturbing but CT is paramount - Virat Kohli

India arrived in England and Wales as one of the favourites to lift the trophy and repeat their success from 2013 - when they beat hosts England in a memorable final. Kohli, however, dismissed talk of the Champions Trophy being a redemptive opportunity after he managed only 134 runs in 10 innings during India's Test tour of England in 2014. Read More »

Lester pitches 4-hitter as Cubs beat Cueto, Giants 4-1

CDT on Monday night televised on WGN-TV and MLB Network. We know how good he can be when he's got that swagger going. "You can see it from every guy, just the pitches they're making, the life of the ball coming out of their hands". Getting Pence back will be quite nice. John Lackey (4-4) pitched five shaky innings in his first loss in a month. He last faced Chicago in Game 4 of the 2016 National League Division Series, lasting just two innings while allowing four runs and six hits. Read More »

Juan Mata speaks out on Jose Mourinho ahead of Europa League final

Having finished outside the top four in England and lost striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic to a serious knee injury, United are now depending on victory at the Friends Arena in Stockholm to get them into next season's Champions League. It appeared there might be some tension between Mourinho and Jones when the manager last month publicly urged the player to "be brave" and take a risk in terms of his recovery and making himself available for selection. Read More »

Shorthanded Predators beat Ducks 3-1 for 3-2 series lead

A tip-in from Aberg gave Nashville the lead with 8:59 remaining. He had to be taken off the ice for medical evaluation immediately after his celebration. He's a guy in my opinion who could have been playing on our team all year. "And not knowing how he would handle that responsibility that he got the other night, we think he did a terrific job". Read More »

Billy Horschel wins AT&T Byron Nelson on first playoff hole

World No. 4 Day had a chance to extend play but missed a short par putt. "I said the same thing to myself, 'you know what, if you're going to go, you got to go for it and try to win". Gerina Piller, second entering her third consecutive round alongside Thompson, had a 74 to drop into a tie for ninth at 6 under. Day shot 68 for the round and Horschel 69. Read More »

Manchester United Must Win Europa League To Attract Antoine Griezmann

Manchester United have already lifted the EFL Cup and Community Shield trophies this season but the Red Devils have struggled to find consistent form in the Premier League under Jose Mourinho . Mourinho's team selection has come under fire towards the end of the season with his side reaching the final of the Europa League , according to United Kingdom based newspaper The Independent. Read More »

Boxing Legend Calls McGregor vs. Mayweather 'Garbage'


Mayweather vs McGregor is happening because of money, which is the same reason why it took until now for "Canelo" to take on GGG. That view is also held by World Boxing Association president Gilberto Mendoza, who has revealed the governing body don't want anything to do with the "Billion Dollar Fight". Read More »

Cubs club three homers in win over Giants


The Cubs will look to continue their strong play over the weekend as they head out West to take on the Dodgers for a three-game set between two legitimate World Series contenders. The Cubs scored two runs in the eighth on a wild pitch when Josh Osich threw a skipper and catcher Buster Posey threw off line to the pitcher covering the plate. Read More »

Blue Jays tip Rangers, 7

Morales hit his ninth homer of the season in the fifth, a solo shot, also off of Bibens-Dirkx, putting the Jays ahead 6-3. Napoli singled to lead off the fourth and scored on Hoying's groundout to make it 4-2. "And that was what was important for me on my way back, making sure I could handle whatever comes my way, whether it's take off and sprint at a moment's notice or kind of make a turn and get to second base". Read More »

Mutual Interest Between Chris Paul, San Antonio Spurs?

The Spurs' lack of cap space is a major hurdle for the two parties to clear, especially given that he'd be turning down a much more lucrative deal with the Clippers. When Paul is healthy, he's still as good as nearly any point guard in the National Basketball Association. Caldwell-Pope, a shooting guard, averaged 13.8 points per game past year. Read More »

Pakistan to start Champions Trophy proceedings against Bangladesh today


The first step of that challenge comes against pakistan , ranked eighth in the standings, in a warm-up match on Saturday, before Bangladesh faces host England at The Oval on 1 June. It is worth mentioning here that Pakistan are ranked last out of the eight teams that are participating in Champions Trophy. When they meet at Edgbaston today, that memory might not have any relevance considering the fact that they are simply going to play a warm-up match where a team can even field ... Read More »

Turkish NBA star Enes Kanter dismissive of report of arrest warrant


AFP noted that the professional basketball player "previously backed Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen in Twitter postings after an attempted putsch last July aimed at ousting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan ". Kanter has since responded to the story via Twitter , writing in Turkey, "You can not catch me". The cleric himself, who was formerly friends with Erdogan before they became bitter political rivals, was exiled to Pennsylvania where he now remains. Read More »

Ajax's youngsters come up short in Europa League final


Manchester United are targeting three or four high-quality summer acquisitions as Jose Mourinho looks to turn his side into title contenders. "I think United last night gave the city a lift and I think that was what it was about". "I knew people who were at the concert, so it's not easy, it's not a nice moment - not just for Manchester but for the whole of England, and we all felt that". Read More »

Europa League: Man Utd receive less than 10000 tickets


Jose Mourinho insists Manchester United will continue to fight for titles instead of clambering to make the top four this season. But obviously, like we did against Arsenal , we didn't throw the match away. Winning that competition carries entry into the Champions League group stages. "I don't know other clubs, the way they think or what is important for them", he said. Read More »

Sir Alex Ferguson reacts to Man United's Europa League win


Twenty-two people were killed by a suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena on Monday night. Paul Pogba opened the scoring with the help of a monstrous deflection, while the otherwise poor Henrikh Mkhitaryan brilliantly hooked the ball into the net minutes into the second half to bury a hugely disappointing Ajax. Read More »

1st game of Tigers-White Sox doubleheader rained out


He is 16 of 33 in his past seven games. Mike Pelfrey (2-4) worked five innings against his former team, allowing two runs (one earned) and four hits. The game was a make-up of the Tigers' game against the White Sox on April 5 during the season-opening series. For Saturday's doubleheader, Chicago will turn to left-hander Derek Holland in the first game and right-hander Tyler Danish in the second game. Read More »

Mumbai storms into final after defeating KKR

While Krunal's innings was crucial in his team's victory, the all-rounder credited the likes of Jasprit Bumrah and Karn Sharma for their brilliant bowling which restricted KKR to 107. For Kolkata , Suryakumar Yadav scored 31 from 25, but his team-mates couldn't follow suit. In this match , also captain Gautam Gambhir would be hoping that his side could repeat the same performance. Read More »

Wenger to give away FA Cup medal if Arsenal beat Chelsea

Cup final as it would speed his departure; that has also been ditched because Wenger is going nowhere and there is a more united front leading up to the Wembley clash against the champion. While the Frenchman continues to be targeted by the vociferous "Wenger Out" brigade, Arsenal's recent form means they approach the game with something of a spring in their step. Read More »