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Fernando Alonso has qualified fifth at Indy 500

Two male teenagers, aged 15 and 14, were later arrested and charged with robbery, according to a police report. Both were charged with robbery, while the 15-year-old received the additional charge of resisting law enforcement. Two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso , the only rookie in Sunday's nine-car shootout, will start from the second row in fifth position as the Spanish driver makes his Indy debut. Read More »

LeBron, Cavaliers dispatch Celtics to set up finals trilogy with Warriors

Part of the reason that James is already in position to reach the top in this prestigious category is the fact that one more win means that he'll be playing in his seventh straight finals and eighth overall. He took a team that was reeling and turned them around. "We feel like we should be here, and we feel like we should be a championship-contending team". Read More »

Mo Farah runs year's fastest 5000 meters in Oregon


While the field wasn't as stacked as several other events in the Pre Classic, Akinosu said the result was more about what she ran than who it was against. Organizer Tom Jordan said it was the first time in almost a decade that athletes had encountered visa problems traveling to the United States for the meet. Read More »

Busch scores first All-Star victory

This is Busch's first Cup win at Charlotte Motor Speedway . May. Meanwhile, there will be a new driver behind the wheel of the No. 43 Ford at Charlotte. Clean air was the difference and Busch was untouchable once out front. The format for this event creates an added sense of urgency that really adds to the intensity of the Monster Energy NASCAR All-Star Race . Read More »

HYS: Who should Man United fans sign this summer?

Despite this, United aren't planning a parade following the British government's decision to raise the national threat level from severe to critical in the wake of Monday's attack on Manchester. All the players who played today learned a lot, and this is one aspect of the game where they were better than we were. The club now has every trophy in world football. Read More »

James passes Jordan, Cavs into Finals

With a three-point basket in the 3rd quarter, LeBron James passed his hero, Michael Jordan , to become the NBA's all-time leader in playoff points scored. They've been super-impressive. It's kind of in our minds that that's who we were going to see. Smart made a staggering seven three pointers, which was the most he had scored in a game. Read More »

England open ODI series with South Africa amid heightened security


South Africa , set 340 to win, made steady progress while the experienced Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis shared a second-wicket stand of 112. Electing to bowl first, South Africa only needed to wait eight balls until they got their first wicket as England opener Jason Roy was caught behind off the bowling of Wayne Parnell for one run. Read More »

England 330-6 against South Africa in 2nd ODI

That said, don't be surprised if he gets rested keeping the Champs trophy in mind. Morne Morkel will play at Lord's on Monday, De Villiers confirmed. Hales was well-held by De Kock standing up to the stumps for medium pacer Dwaine Pretorius, who got a fingertip to Eoin Morgan's straight drive to run out Joe Root at the non-striker's end. Read More »

Irving's 42 pushes Cavs past Celtics

The Cavs won, 112-99, to go up 3-1. Irving erupted for 21 of his career-playoff-high 42 points in the third quarter, slicing into the lane time and time again, finishing in every way imaginable: left hand, right hand, off glass, with English, in the half court or on the break. Read More »

Travis hits grand slam, Blue Jays beat Rangers 7


Darvish had the Blue Jays' number early. "This team is playing good baseball. But overall the pitches were working". Travis hit his second career grand slam in the bottom of the second - and extended his hitting streak to 10 games - to give Toronto a 4-1 lead. Read More »

Stokes ton leads England to victory


England had slumped to 198 for five but Morgan's sixth-wicket stand of 117 with fellow left-hander Moeen Ali , who made a dashing unbeaten 77 on his return, turned the tide. The departure of Faf du Plessis, feathering Plunkett to Buttler, brought de Villiers and de Kock together, and the pair combined to take South Africa to a position of control, as they added 96 for the third wicket. Read More »

Pens open as Vegas favorite in Stanley Cup


And Kunitz's playoff production was sorely lacking. "I'm a little bit disappointed for sure, but we did awesome". The Pittsburgh Penguins have allowed a combined six goals in their last four games. "He has a lot of confidence, and we're gonna have to try to find a way to crack him". They scored 9 goals in those two games, although three were empty-netters that helped the Preds close out the series . Read More »

Instant Replay: Warriors sweep Spurs, head to third straight NBA Finals

In what could be his final game, Ginobili scored 15 points while dishing seven assists as the Spurs played feisty but ultimately fell in a 129-115 defeat. As Ginobili, 39, walked through the tunnel to the Spurs locker room amid a chorus of adulation, he kissed his fist and pointed to the sky. But Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said to credit talent as the sole reason behind Golden State's current run is disrespectful. Read More »

Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 to win FA Cup

N'GOLO KANTE: Unable to contain Sanchez and Mesut Ozil in the first half and failed to track Aaron Ramsey when the midfielder headed in Arsenal's second goal . Chelsea fan Steve Barrass, who lives in Manchester , said the Manchester Arena concert attack wasn't going to deter him from traveling down to the capital. Read More »

Man Utd midfielder Scott McTominay: What Mourinho told us before kickoff


The France worldwide is reported to be one of Jose Mourinho's top targets for the window as he looks to bolster his squad for next term in a bid to improve on a sixth place finish in the Premier League . Unlike Manchester United , Mata has won this competition before, with Chelsea in 2013. Blind was rested on Sunday as United beat Crystal Palace 2-0 in their final league game of the season. Read More »

Errol Spence Jr. Beats Kell Brook via TKO in 11th Round


Brook, who is coming off a TKO loss to middleweight champ Gennady Golovkin , will look to rebound as he moves back down in weightclass. I saw many people talk about how I would avoid Errol Spence - they don't know me, they don't know what I'm about. Read More »

Arsenal win FA Cup to deny Chelsea double

Wenger's men failed to finish inside the league's top four for the first time since 1996 and winning a major trophy might go some way to making up for missing out on Champions League qualification. He said more light would be shed on his situation on Wednesday or Thursday, but there seems little doubt Wenger is still held in high regard by the players. Read More »

Arsenal win FA Cup after beating Chelsea 2-1


Victor Moses' sending off appeared to put a further obstacle in the way of a Chelsea comeback but they did equalise through Diego Costa on 76 minutes. Amid confusion, referee Anthony Taylor consulted his assistant and the goal was allowed to stand. 'The first goal should never have been allowed - it was clearly a handball and then Ramsey was offside because he he was interfering in play. Read More »

Arsenal vs. Chelsea 2017


Aaron Ramsey hopes Arsene Wenger stays at Arsenal after the midfielder scored the victor in Saturday's 2-1 FA Cup final victory over Chelsea at Wembley . If we have this in the same proportion as Arsenal in that respect, we have the possibility to do the double and win. If it is, what a way for the 32-year-old center back to go out: Lifting the FA Cup. Read More »

Adams hits 2-run HR to power Braves past Pirates, 5-2


However, the Braves acquired Matt Adams from the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday, and Adams was the Braves' starting first baseman on Sunday. Inciarte scored when Josh Harrison could not field a sharp grounder off the bat of Nick Markakis . Read More »

Castroneves fastest in final Indy 500 practice


Going through your mind it was, 'This has been too easy. "The auto felt the best so far in the last two weeks". "That win out of the 40 right now is on top, but if we win this year that one will be". "Obviously we'll try and replicate what we did in 2008". "I have everything I need to go win this race so that is all I can ask for". After capturing pole position Sunday and winding down for the evening, Dixon and former driver Dario Franchitti were reportedly robbed at gunpoint in ... Read More »

England v South Africa, 2nd ODI

Moeen hit five sixes, and as many fours, in his 51-ball innings as he and captain Eoin Morgan shared a crucial century stand after a mid-innings stumble to 198 for five. Stokes was a concern for England prior to the beginning of the second ODI. During Friday s training session, Stokes had two long net sessions as a batsman but then, either side of adjusting the strapping on his knee, bowled just 12 deliveries in the edge of the square. Read More »