Elia Viviani wins 3rd stage as Giro bids farewell to Israel

07 May, 2018

It was his second stage victory in as many days. The Giro d'Italia peloton faced a long 229km stage between Be'er Sheva and Eilat on Sunday, in the final stage of the race taking place in Israel. The catch was made with ten kilometres to go, and just as the teams began fighting for position, some riders chose to attack and see if they could foil the sprinters' plans.


Day hits spectacular shot en route to victory at Quail Hollow

07 May, 2018

In his mind, the pace of the greens is faster than they really are, forcing him to make changes to his stroke in the third round. It might not have been a great shot considering it probably would have run off the green had it not clipped the stick, but it was timely.


Chelsea close in on top four place with win over Liverpool

07 May, 2018

We have to win to put pressure on the teams ahead of us'. On Wednesday, Chelsea have a game in hand over the Merseysiders at home to Huddersfield Town as they bid to set up a thrilling final day next Sunday. "Did I think that would happen?" It doesn't sound like a holiday trip for me. "[Liverpool] are very risky, these three strikers, and it's impressive the way they attack, and the way they defend the ball, and the combinations".


Bruins season fizzles out as Lightning advance

07 May, 2018

The young Bruins defender showed some of everything this afternoon. For Cooper, who grew up a Bruins fan in Prince George, British Columbia, it obviously was business before fan worship. Nashville defenceman Ryan Ellis said he'd try to keep his cool and think about the big picture if Marchand moved in for a taste. They have a lot to be proud of, though.


France will name WC squad after Europa final

06 May, 2018

The other game of the slate will be played in Madrid at one of the lowest-scoring stadiums , due to Atletico's dominant and defensive style of play at home. Haidara's cross found its way to Xaver Schlager whose shot was going off target until it hit the toe of Marseille defender Sarr and went in. Only a diving save from Pele denied Hwang Hee-chan a third Salzburg goal in 17 minutes as the Austrians continued their onslaught.


The Penguins and Capitals are each in unfamiliar territory

06 May, 2018

Earning -3 units for moneyline bettors, Pittsburgh is 53-39 straight up (SU) overall thus far. They're two feet from the blue paint and he has the hand-eye coordination, the stick skills and the courage to go to those areas and if you look at how goals are being scored in the playoffs, a lot of the goals are being scored on deflections, rebounds...they're hard goals.


Mikkel Boedker - San Jose Sharks - 2018 Player Profile

06 May, 2018

Vegas took a 3-2 series lead after holding on for a 5-3 home victory Friday. With a bundle of lineup changes coming in there way a major question mark on what to expect from the Golden Knights in the first 20 minutes. So Hertl evoked a few Messier comparisons when he said after Game 5 that the series would return to Vegas for Game 7. Not only was Wednesday night's 4-0 loss the first time Vegas had been shutout in the postseason, it was its first loss in regulation.


Mookie Betts, Edwin Encarnacion carry teams with monster 3-HR games

06 May, 2018

Boston was two outs away from a victory when right-hander Craig Kimbrel served up the ninth-inning homer to Gordon. The Red Sox begin a 10-game road trip after winning two of three games in the series against Kansas City, which is tied for the second fewest wins (eight) in baseball.


Golovkin knocks out Martirosyan

06 May, 2018

In the meantime, will Golovkin go to 38-0-1 on Saturday. Martirosyan (last 4 fights, all at 154 lbs.) threw and landed below the wgt. class avg., while opponents landed 41.7% of their power punches, outlanding Vanes 8.8 to 8.6 in that category.


West Ham fine Andy Carroll after early bench exit against Manchester City

06 May, 2018

But Carroll has since apologised and been fined by the club and Moyes is happy for him to be in contention for selection at the King Power Stadium. I just believe strongly that everyone is part of the team and everyone has to show that all the time, especially at this time of the season.


Arsenal, Chelsea enter race for Man United star

06 May, 2018

The Frenchman started against Brighton on Friday night but once again failed to impress, leaving Mourinho annoyed. Clubs will line up to take the 22-year-old off Mourinho's hands - with Chelsea high up that list. According to them, the Red Devils would require at least €50m for the 22-year-old; a fee that could be set to increase should a bidding war take place between the long list of suitors now beneath Martial's balcony.


Don't try it at home! LeBron James revels in buzzer-beating basket

06 May, 2018

But leaving eight seconds on the clock for someone like James to work is too much. He drove the length of the floor, headed slightly to the left of the lane and smoothly kissed the midrange jumper off the glass. James scored the next five points to push the Cleveland lead right back to 10 points. 3-Point Goals-Toronto 13-33 (Anunoby 4-7, Lowry 4-8, Miles 3-7, Ibaka 1-3, VanVleet 1-7, Wright 0-1), Cleveland 9-25 (Korver 4-6, Hill 2-3, Love 1-3, James 1-4, Clarkson 1-4, Hood 0-1, Smith 0-1, ...


Lightning look to eliminate Bruins in 5

06 May, 2018

Sportsnet insider Elliotte Friedman reported in his "31 Thoughts" that the National Hockey League had told Marchand not to lick players, and, after blowback from Marchand himself, Greg Wyshinski from ESPN independently confirmed it . "I'm just cheering for us", he said. "It's game after game after game". Boston forward Rick Nash, asked about the play in question, said "It's probably a better question for the officials ...


Uihlein shoots 62 at Wells Fargo Championship

06 May, 2018

He stands five behind Day , who shot 67 and holds a two-shot advantage over Nick Watney . At one point midway through the afternoon, four players - Uihlein , Bryson DeChambeau , Charl Schwartzel and Aaron Wise - all held a share of the lead, but it was Jason Day - already a victor this season on the PGA Tour and playing the Wells Fargo Championship for the first time since 2012 - who emerged from the crowd thanks to back-to-back birdies at Nos.


Football fraternity unite in wishing ailing Sir Alex Ferguson quick recovery

06 May, 2018

Football world has been left shell-shocked by the news of the emergency operation and serious illness of Sir Alex Ferguson . However, Ferguson is expected to be in intensive care for the foreseeable future, and no further update is expected on his situation in the short term as he continues to recover.


Liberman responds to Abbas apology

05 May, 2018

He added: "We condemn anti-Semitism in all its forms and reaffirm our commitment to a two-state solution". In a rambling speech to hundreds of Palestinian officials, the 82-year-old said for centuries Jews in Europe were "subjected to a massacre every 10 to 15 years".


Roma owner says referee cost his side place in Champions League final

05 May, 2018

Fight without fear - and win the final. "Joe is still waiting for final assessment so we can really figure out what it is exactly". "We were in a League Cup final and didn't win it", he told reporters, as quoted by Sky Sports . However, the win wasn't enough for the Italian side to advance to the final, as Liverpool held on to a 7-6 aggregate win. I see no trophies after these games.


Mo Salah: We'll win Champions League

05 May, 2018

Pallotta believes Roma were the victims of two errors which could have changed the game after falling just short despite a thrilling 4-2 win on Wednesday night at the Stadio Olimpico. "It's clear, if you are qualified for the Champions League it is easier to convince specific players". We were in the Europa League final too. "You know me, I might stretch myself out to a Ribena or something".


Man Utd boss Mourinho explains Alexis absence for Brighton shock

05 May, 2018

Mourinho, who has seen his side beaten by all three promoted sides in the Premier League this season, did not hold back in his criticism of United's front line. Now you have the answer why always Lukaku. "Maybe now you understand why some players play more than others and you don't ask why A, B or C don't play more".


Kentucky Derby Primer: Odds, the Favorite, Darkhorses, and a Winning Ticket

05 May, 2018

The Twin Spires wouldn't be constructed for a dozen years. The distance was 1½ miles, instead of the current 1¼ miles. He's got a shot; it's just heavy at the top this year. "Her and Monomoy have similar styles as far as where we would like for them to be placed in the race. We feel so privileged to be here and have a horse that can compete here".


Rolando the late hero as Marseille knock out Salzburg

05 May, 2018

They were in fantastic positions and they have great defenders. Inspiration was lacking at the Red Bull Arena on one of the biggest nights in Die Roten Bullen's history, though, as they failed to pose a serious threat in the final third up until their breakthrough goal.


Pelicans flip script on Warriors, take Game 3 119-100

05 May, 2018

The reigning National Basketball Association champion Golden State Warriors simply didn't perform like the reigning National Basketball Association champions on Friday, losing 119-100 to the New Orleans Pelicans at the Smoothie King Center.


Mbappe hopes to link up with Chelsea star one day

04 May, 2018

But, per the Telegraph's Ben Rumsby , they are under investigation over the signings of Neymar and Kylian Mbappe last summer so may have to be more cautious with their transfer moves at the end of this season. He then moved to Leicester City where his part in the Foxes' shock 2015-16 Premier League title win made him a household name, taking him to Chelsea where he became the first player to win the league with two different clubs in consecutive seasons.


Baffert back at Kentucky Derby with another favorite

04 May, 2018

A lot of people jumped off the bandwagon with this horse after a disappointing third place finish at the Fountain of Youth in its debut as a three-year-old. His ashes are now buried at Churchill Downs , while a bronze statue of the horse was erected at the race track in 2009. Jockey Mike Smith can use the colt's early speed to position him well for the long run to the chaotic first turn.


Former Liverpool man backs Reds to win the Champions League

04 May, 2018

An incredibly unfortunate James Milner own goal did not knock Liverpool off their stride, with Georginio Wijnaldum restoring their ample cushion in the 25th minute. Liverpool only reached the Champions League group stage through the final playoff round, beating Hoffenheim way back in August. There is a lot of space for improvement in our general defending, starting with the front line and the back four were too deep.



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