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On Friday, the White House advised reporters not to read too much into the remarks. Turnbull said he did not discuss with Trump any changes to Australia's military commitment in the Middle East during "a good, broad discussion". "President Trump praised the Australian health care system. and the president is right", the video states. Amid protests, US President Donald Trump returned to NY for the first time since taking office, a media report said. Read More »

Nadal's debut in Madrid delayed because of ear infection

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The trio all have pedigree at the event, with Murray and Djokovic two-time winners in Madrid and Nadal a four-time champion. Nadal is back! This year in the asset of Rafa two titles in Monte Carlo and Barcelona, plus three defeats in the finals on the courts of Melbourne, Acapulco and Miami, and this is the 7 tournaments in which the Spaniard started this season. Read More »

Second-string United will still fight: Mourinho

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Daly Blind dummied the set piece, which slightly threw Alvarez who took a step to his left allowing Rashford to curl the ball expertly past him into the far corner. " That I think will be the best Portuguese goalkeeper of the next generation ". Rasford put in a Man of the Match performance having scored a superb free-kick to give United a priceless 1-0 away victory but the striker limped off in the 80th minute to be replaced by Anthony Martial. Read More »

Blackmon becomes 3rd player from Indiana to stay in draft

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Another Indiana player is reportedly staying in the NBA Draft . If Johnson goes pro, the Hoosiers will have to replace their top four scorers from 2016-17. Yesterday, Blackmon tweeted that he was participating in graduation ceremonies at IU. IN junior guard Robert Johnson also has declared for the draft and not hired an agent. Read More »

Fowler again helps Cardinals rally to beat Marlins, 7-5

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Down 5-1 with six outs to spare, the Cardinals squeezed out four runs to tie in the top of the eighth, saving their final, game deciding tally for the ninth. "And we nearly got burnt". "That was cute. I guess my hands move around". Kelvin Herrera got three outs for his fifth save. "We're in a little funk", Barraclough said. Read More »

Dominant Celtic score five at Rangers

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KENNY MILLER: The experienced captain, 37, gave Rangers fans a boost on Friday night when he signed a new one-year deal. The Gers lost 5-1 at home to Old Firm rivals Celtic on Saturday afternoon, making it two defeats in a row against the Bhoys whilst dulling some of the shine from Pedro Caixinha's start as Ibrox boss. Read More »

Thierry Henry fires shot at Arsenal following Chelsea title win

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Antonio Conte's mastery of man-management turned a Chelsea side that was in danger of disintegrating into Premier League champions, according to one of the club's great stalwarts. The visitors had a huge scare when Salomon Rondon burst clear past David Luiz on the halfway line but his effort was superbly blocked by Cahill. "It is a great season but now we can win the FA Cup", he said . Read More »

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte says switch to three-man defence changed their season

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His 15-goal tally is his best in a league campaign since he joined Chelsea from Lille in 2012 and includes a stunning solo goal in a 3-1 win against Arsenal that saw him leave three players in his wake. But he's taken it all in his stride. And Lampard, who won three Premier League titles with the Blues, believes the Italian has all the ingredients to lead the club to lasting success should he stay. Read More »

Chelsea: Nigerian fan names new-born child Antonio Moses

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The win sends departing captain John Terry out as a victor, and there could be more silverware yet for Chelsea , with the club facing Arsenal in the FA Cup final later this month. Needless to say, the Chelsea players (and their manager) are having fun in the wake of their latest triumph. "N'Golo Kante is the player of the season, Eden Hazard was close, but the man of the season is Conte". Read More »

Carrera won't know until Monday if homer was inside-the-park

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We don't have a ton of off days and we have a four-game series we're going to need guys fresh and they should all be fresh going into tomorrow". The Blue Jays took flight in the top of the sixth. Two batters later, former Jay outfielder Colby Rasmus hit a bomb to right for two more. "I would love to be there", said Donaldson. Kevin Pillar had an RBI double in the eighth. Read More »

Spurs reach Western Conference finals with rout of Houston

The fans justifiably took their anger out on MVP candidate James Harden, who didn't score his first basket until midway through the second quarter. "To me, it's a joke to get on him", Rockets general manager Daryl Morey said Friday. "We're not where we are, Game 5, people are down on him at the end of the game, well we're down 10 without James". ESPN's Stephen A. Smith has another, more sinister theory. Read More »

Maxwell shows Kings XI the way in IPL win

Glenn Maxwell has been productive against Mumbai's end-overs specialists: hitting a combined 53 runs off 31 balls against Jasprit Bumrah and Mitchell McClenaghan . Amla has smashed the perception that he is a long format player as he hit 104 off 60 balls to power the Kings XI Punjab to 189 in their 20 overs. Mumbai Indians would be going into the encounter against Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) with a similar approach of sorting out a few grey areas and insuring themselves against failure ... Read More »

Charlie Hunnam turned down a Game of Thrones cameo

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While the story is a familiar one for most, Guy Ritchie's interpretation gives life to it, making a quick trip to the restroom almost impossible to do. I don't even have a table. His objective in life is to exact revenge on Vortigern (a perfectly slimy Jude Law), who killed his parents and became king. Read More »

The Spurs Have Evolved Their Way To Greatness

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Harden, an Adidas athlete, had a forgettable game in the 114-75 throttling of his Houston Rockets by the San Antonio Spurs at the Toyota Center in Houston . He didn't take his first shot until halfway through the second quarter; by then, Houston was already trailing by 21. "Obviously he had a tough game, but to me it's a joke to get on him because we're not where we are. Read More »

Ramos ready to shut down 'great friend' Higuain in Champions League final

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Chances were scarcer for both teams after the break, although home substitute Kevin Gameiro missed two presentable chances to give Atletico a glimmer of hope. The Calderon, famed for its atmosphere, was a cauldron of noise as the home supporters urged their team on. So, despite Atletico changing the dynamic in recent years under Simeone, it was perhaps quite apt their final meeting with Real there ended in pride but, ultimately, disappointment. Read More »

Europa League: That was naive, says Jose Mourinho

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We suffered until the end and it was open until the last second. "We are in the final, that's what counts". "Finals are always fun, and the Europa League is a big, handsome competition". The hosts continued their attacking play in the second half. "The boys gave everything they had and I'm really pleased for them". But a quick-fire double right at the end of the first period from Alexandre Lacazette-the first from the penalty spot-gave the French side hope. Read More »

Celtics at Wizards: Watch It!

They have to keep guys like Isaiah Thomas , Avery Bradley and Al Horford , who shot 3-of-4 from three in Game 5, in check otherwise they will be in trouble. The Wizards have been dominant at home, going unbeaten SU in five games in this postseason, and 8-2 SU and 7-3 ATS in their past 10 overall. While both teams strut at home but stagger on the road, the postseason has favored the road warriors. Read More »

Nadal sets up Djokovic showdown in Madrid

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Rafael Nadal takes on Novak Djokovic in the men's singles semi-finals in the Madrid Masters on Saturday (13 May). After both players held throughout the opening set a tie-break was required, which Nadal edged after taking four points on the spin to open up a lead in the contest. Read More »

Kelly Olynyk Doesn't Think He's A Dirty Player: 'That's Ridiculous'

Oubre went on to say that he would learn from his mistakes, and said that the Wizards are a "next man up" team where other players will step in for him on Sunday. "They want to look at the things we did well and the things we can try to do better more consistently and get ready to play". "Because I think it's important to clear your mind and get ready for preparation [on Saturday]". Read More »

Cavs put Raptors on brink, Spurs topple Rockets

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NOTES: The Cavaliers went 10-0 to open the playoffs in 2016 and, with their Game 3 win, are 7-0 to open the playoffs this season. Not surprisingly, Lowry, who watched the game from the bench with an ankle injury, found himself apparently somewhat in awe of what King James continues to do on a yearly basis. Read More »

NHL Playoffs 2017, Pittsburgh Penguins Vs. Washington Capitals Game 2

Pittsburgh Penguins center Jake Guentzel (59) celebrates his empty-net goal with Matt Cullen (7) as Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom (19), of Sweden, and T.J. Crosby set up two goals and Phil Kessel and Jake Guentzel each scored two as Pittsburgh chased reigning Vezina Trophy victor and finalist Braden Holtby to go home in total command. Read More »

Dejounte Murray comes up big as Spurs finish off Houston

One problem. Somebody forgot to tell the Rockets to show up for the most important game of the year as they came in and absolutely stunk up the place to the tune of a 114-75 beat-down. San Antonio played and won a third game against Golden State sans Leonard, Parker and LaMarcus Aldridge in March, when each member of that trio was nursing an injury, but the Warriors also rested their four stars and lost by 22. Read More »

Arsenal beat Southampton 2-0, climb into 5th in EPL

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For a long time it looked as if Arsenal would be frustrated by a resolute Southampton defence, while Petr Cech was the busier goalkeeper in the first half, making good saves to deny Manolo Gabbiadini and Nathan Redmond. Southampton manager Claude Puel, whose side remain 10th, felt his players deserved to take more from the game. Wenger confirmed former Southampton man Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain was forced off in the first half with a hamstring problem - but is hoping it was mainly fatigue ... Read More »

Kawhi Leonard expected to play Game 1 vs. Golden State

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Houston lost in overtime in the previous game giving San Antonio a 3-2 series edge. Gregg Popovich is far and away the Association's best coach. If Leonard is still hobbled for Game 6 it will be another blow to a team already without Tony Parker , after the veteran suffered a season-ending quadriceps injury in Game 2. Read More »

Chelsea boss Conte: Batshuayi repaid me with his victor!

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Cahill hailed Chelsea's Premier League title triumph as the ideal response to the critics who wrote them off earlier this season. "N'Golo Kante is the player of the season, Eden Hazard was close, but the man of the season is Conte". The Baggies were flirting with relegation when Pulis was appointed boss in January 2015 and are now battling to finish eighth this term, ahead of last year's champions Leicester. Read More »