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Sebastian Vettel Extends Lead Over Lewis Hamilton after Monaco Grand Prix Victory

Hamilton admits Mercedes has work to do in order to rectify its inconsistent performances. "It was the most unusual way the vehicle has felt in all the years I've been with the team". "Of course I can't afford another weekend like this, at the going rate with the Ferraris quick", he admitted "But because you can't afford something doesn't mean it is not going to happen". Read More »

Tottenham's Kane tops Premier League scoring charts


He means a lot for the team. Nevertheless, it is a good idea not to bet on the result since the price is not a good one. "In October and November we dropped a lot of points and it was hard to catch Chelsea ", the Argentinean added. Gareth Southgate's England face Scotland in Glasgow in a World Cup qualifier on June 10 before travelling to France for a friendly on June 13, and Kane is eyeing goals north of the border. Read More »

FA Cup: What Antonio Conte Said About Victor Moses' Red Card


The 53-year-old ex-England worldwide also warned fans of the north London club who are upset at a fifth-placed finish in the Premier League that things could get even worse. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger lifts the trophy after winning the FA Cup . I've got a b***** statue outside [the Emirates Stadium]. "I have to give him credit for that, because there were a lot of people saying he can't deliver any more". Read More »

Celtics' season ends with Game 5 rout by LeBron, Cavs

In sports, only one team or player is guaranteed a happy ending, while every other participant's quest ends ends in a loss, usually a painful one that effectively invalidates all of the successes that brought them to that point.Following the Cavs victory and elimination of Boston on Thursday night, Irving heaped praise on the Celtics and their injured leader Isaiah Thomas . Read More »

Arsene Wenger Agrees New Two-Year Contract With Arsenal


And they won't even be back among Europe's elite in September after finishing fifth in the Premier League; the lowest finish since Wenger took charge in 1996. Arsenal have got a long way to go at the moment, they're a long way behind. "I expect myself to perform at that level every single week", the World Cup victor declared after the match. Read More »

Paul Pogba, world's most expensive footballer, performs Umrah

The footballer also posted a short video of himself at the mosque wishing everyone a happy Ramadan after the month of fasting began on Saturday. The Frenchman was undergoing the " umrah " - the non-mandatory pilgrimage to Mecca that can be performed at any time of year. Read More »

Bernhard Langer eagles final hole for 65, lead at Senior PGA

Singh, 54, continues to play on the PGA Tour more than on the senior circuit. But Langer birdied the par-4 16, and Singh bogeyed the par-3 17, giving Langer a two-shot lead heading into the final hole, the par-5 18. Langer hit 6-iron to 12 feet and his birdie putt was so pure that he started his fist pump before it dropped. "It's hard for me to move from the regular Tour and come and feel the same excitement on the Senior tour", Singh said, according to GolfWeek. Read More »

LaVar Ball: Lonzo only working out for Lakers


Markelle Fultz , a point guard out of Washington, is another player the Lakers will likely workout, although he is considered the favorite to end up with the Boston Celtics at No.1. And the Lakers will get a chance to take one of them after beating the odds to move up. LAKERS: Nash and Dwight Howard were on the cover of Sports Illustrated in 2012 after the Lakers acquired the two stars in separate trades, but Nash made it through just 65 games over two seasons because of back problems. Read More »

Government says 'No' to bilateral cricket with Pakistan

Goel said "BCCI should speak to the government before giving any proposal to Pakistan". The next meeting between the two boards could take place in Birmingham, where India play Pakistan in the Champions Trophy. Insisting on politics-free sports, Mashal said the final agreement with the Pakistan Cricket Board will become ready after the technical teams of the two country have thorough discussions and finalize the agreement. Read More »

Bale regrets racing back from injury, says 'not 100 percent' for final

News of many reporters have also concerned the physical conditions of Gareth Bale who has just recovered from a lengthy injury. The optimism is a good thing, but I don't think it's fair to say that we are the favourites . "And we have shown all season that no matter who plays he plays well". We are very close from winning again and we are the first that can win back to back Champions Leagues . Read More »

2008 victor Scott Dixon claims pole for Indy 500


You know, you have to be positive, but there's always some doubts in your mind". He turned four laps at an average speed of 232 .164 miles per hour during qualifying. Fernando Alonso will start his first Indianapolis 500 from the middle of the second row of the grid after qualifying fifth for the race on 28 May. Read More »

Guentzel's late goal gives Penguins Game 1 over Predators


And then he apologized. It all works out to a heartbreaking series opener for Nashville . His skate was in the air.' The fact of the matter is, it's our job to make sure the rules are complied with ... He played his 20th postseason game with the Penguins Monday night, a total that is now more than all but three players under contract with the Hurricanes next season: Jordan Staal (73), Cam Ward (41) and Lee Stempniak (28). Read More »

Predicting who wins Cavaliers-Warriors III


The Kawhi Leonard injury in the opening game ruined the Spurs chances and vilified Zaza Pachulia. Cleveland , which seemed sleepy at times in the regular season, went 12-1 in the Eastern Conference playoffs that ended with a win over Boston on Thursday night. Read More »

Liverpool star James Milner sends warning to new summer signings


That has fuelled talk of a possible summer transfer, with the 30-year-old aware of the need to get regular game time at this stage of his career. There has been a lot of speculation linking Brazilian star Philippe Coutinho with a move to FC Barcelona in recent months - here is what the Liverpool playmaker recently had to say about his immediate future. Read More »

Liverpool to return for a former transfer target in the summer


While his 2016-17 was interrupted by injury, Coutinho finished the campaign with 13 goals and seven assists to his name and looks forward to replicating these antics as Liverpool return to Europe's showcase tournament. "I've turned down every club in the world to stay here". " Arsenal have a great team and have some really good individual quality, but we can beat them, as we showed at home", Koeman said. Read More »

Almost 200 citied, arrested at speedway during Indy 500


The company whose power surpassed that of rival Chevrolet throughout May not only ushered Sato past Helio Castroneves and across the finish line, but counted four of the top five finishers and six of the top eight. "To win this race you've got to push the envelope". I came here basically to prove myself, to challenge myself. Previous year he had the auto to beat in the Indianapolis 500 , was run over on pit lane , and watched one of his teammates win the race instead. Read More »

Late goal gives Penguins Game 1

Throughout the playoffs, the 16th-seeded Nashville Predators have gained admirers due to their next-man-up mentality and suffocating brand of defense. The Penguins responded thereafter. "Just cuts down our opportunities to win four games". During that span, Pittsburgh feasted on a series of Nashville errors, starting with James Neal's undisciplined cross-checking penalty that, coupled with Calle Jarnkrok 's interference call, left the Predators down two men. Read More »

Irving, James lead Cavs past Celtics to take 3-1 series lead

He capped his blistering 19-point outburst with a 3 in the final second of the quarter and celebrated at mid-court by pretending to put two pistols back in his holster. He was hot in the fourth quarter, putting up 15 points. With James in foul trouble, Irving stayed on the floor despite rolling his left ankle in the third quarter, when he scored 19 points in less than five minutes. Read More »

Jeb Bush no longer interested in buying Marlins


Earlier this month, baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said the Romney and Bush groups had been relatively even in their price offers. Last week, SportsBusiness Journal's Daniel Kaplan tweeted that the Romney group had recently reached out to Jeter to try and persuade him to " dump " Bush. Read More »

Bernardo Silva: Manchester City complete £43m deal for Monaco midfielder

His first season in the Premier League was unlike how it was in the La Liga or the Bundesliga and the Manchester City owners realised that in order to become one of the best clubs, the Spaniard needed time. But Guardiola is also keen to add a dynamic attacking midfielder to his ranks, despite already boasting Kevin De Bruyne, David Silva and Ilkay Gundogan, who is hoped to be fit for the start of next season. Read More »

New Barcelona coach Valverde huge Messi fan

Valverde announced he would be leaving Athletic last week after four years in charge at the Basque club. While Enrique completed the Treble in his first season, followed by a League and Cup Double and winning the Copa del Rey in his final season, there were constant talks of the club being unhappy with his approach. Read More »

Barcelona hires former player Ernesto Valverde as its coach

In 2001, he took up his first job as a coach at Athletic Bilbao as an assistant before being appointed as head coach in 2003. According to Spanish daily AS (h/t Daily Star's Joel Watson ), incoming Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde is determined to add Herrera to his squad in an attempt to introduce some steel to his midfield. Read More »