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by | May 18, 2018 | 17:15

Griezmann had hogged most of the attention before the final amid speculation he is set to end his four-year stay at Atletico to move to 25-time Spanish champions Barca when his buy-out clause drops to 100m euros, reported Reuters . "I dedicate this to all the fans that came here and all the ones that are waiting for us in Madrid". "I am among the best three players in the world because of him".

by | May 18, 2018 | 17:17

If this is to be Griezmann's final big game for Atletico, then the France worldwide delivered in a huge way - making a case that he could well be the world's third-best individual player. "This season was a tough one, but this Europa League represents more than the Europa League trophy - it shows the value of hard work and persistence, or keeping at it and working hard".

by | May 18, 2018 | 17:15

France are among the favourites to win the World Cup this summer and should find easy passage into the knockout rounds after drawing Australia, Denmark and Peru in the group stages. Manchester United forward Anthony Martial and Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette were not included in the squad but are among the reserves .

by | May 18, 2018 | 16:56

Sixth seed Thiem crashed out just a week after inflicting a first clay-court defeat on Rafael Nadal in over a year in Madrid. Nadal, who hasn't won the Italian Open since 2013, will next face Fabio Fognini, who beat Peter Gojowczyk 6-4 6-4 to reach his first quarterfinal in 11 appearances at his home tournament.

by | May 16, 2018 | 16:10

The Bahamian big man, who played two years of prep school ball in Phoenix and spent last season with the Wildcats, is often regarded as the best prospect in the 2018 Draft - but Slovenian guard Luka Doncic is right behind him, and played for new Suns coach Ikor Kokoskov with the Slovenian national team.

by | May 14, 2018 | 20:45

Neymar scored 28 goals in 30 games for PSG before his season was ended prematurely by a serious foot injury in February and he is expected to recover in time for the World Cup in Russian Federation next month. Otherwise, I would spend my whole life talking about it. He is hoping to be back to full fitness in time to lead Brazil at the World Cup in Russian Federation, which starts in a month's time.

by | May 14, 2018 | 20:44

Although Belfort has publicly expressed interest in competing in a so-called "UFC legends division" consisting of aging fighters if the promotion ever decides to go in that direction, it's far more likely that he'll have to sign with Bellator or join one of MMA's smaller promotions if he wishes to continue fighting past UFC 224 .

by | May 13, 2018 | 02:02

There was drama at a sun-drenched Malahide even before the wickets fell, with Pakistan debutant Imam-ul-Haq injured off the first ball of the match. "I don't want to go round with a massively long face projecting misery, because it isn't, we are still hugely proud, there are still four days left in the match and, who knows, in the record books it may say we took the game to the fifth day", he said.

by | May 13, 2018 | 02:04

Said goaltender Braden Holtby: "We know probably better than anyone how complete a player Nick is, especially defensively". You enjoy it for a couple days. Hear all the highlights of Game 1 with John Walton on the call alongside Ken Sabourin on the Capitals Radio Network. After all, they were in this same boat last series against Boston, before rattling off four straight wins to get here.

by | May 13, 2018 | 02:03

Last year Neymar joined PSG from Barcelona in a world-record €222million (£198million) move but he is now intent on leaving the French club, as reported by AS. So good players can always play together. 'I don't know if we are negotiating for Neymar . Then he is off to represent Brazil at this summer's World Cup in Russian Federation, but when he returns the former Santos man has hinted it will be with the Parisians.

by | May 13, 2018 | 01:58

Racing 92 may be the underdogs going into Saturday's European Champions Cup final against Leinster , but don't write them off. Iribaren's right boot restored Racing's lead five minutes after the restart, rewarding a bruising set of carries from his pack.

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:05

And the game was reflective of an end-of-season affair, petering out in the later stages to a draw - United's first in the league of 2018. In a game of precious few clear-cut chances, Luke Shaw hit the post and Paul Pogba headed wide with United's best opening.

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:07

In another men's singles clash, Canadian tennis star Milos Raonic will take on Israel's Denis Shapovalov for a last-eight berth, while fifth-seed Dominic Thiem of Austria will lock horns with Croatia's Borna Coric . Halep lost to Karolina Pliskova 6-4, 6-3, ending her bid to become a three-time consecutive champion in Madrid . Prior to the match, Nadal had brushed off the significance of overtaking McEnroe's total against the Argentine.

by | May 11, 2018 | 05:04

There've been reports this week that Pogba's agent has been in touch with Premier League champions Manchester City , Paris Saint-Germain, Juventus and Real Madrid . "So in this moment, for me, he is staying". 'I will try to succeed in getting every player to have the same mentality as I have. He has had a major doubt on the mental state of his team, post stating that something "doesn't smell right" within the club.

by | May 10, 2018 | 00:30

He became just the second Canadian in Major League Baseball history to accomplish the feat, following Dick Fowler of the 1945 Philadelphia A's, who shut down the St. He didn't walk a batter. The last two pitches of the contest . Tommy Hunter got the last out in the eighth and the first out in the ninth. The league's strikeout percentage of 22.7, meanwhile, is its highest ever, topping the previous record of 21.6 set ...

by | May 10, 2018 | 00:24

A key member of Jurgen Klopp's defence, Gomez had impressed in the early stages of the season and has appeared 23 times in the top flight this season, while also playing a major role in Liverpool's route to the Champions League final.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:21

Coming back from a 3-game deficit is not common in the playoffs, especially for a team with limited playoff experience, at least in the modern day, but that is exactly what Philly needs to do, or else they will find themselves off the court until next season.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:21

When asked in his Tuesday news conference if he had received offers, Wenger told reporters: " Yes, quite more than I expected ". Wenger confirmed last month that his 22-year association with the Gunners will end when the campaign concludes, despite still having a year left on his contract.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:21

The 76-year-old was admitted to Salford Royal Hospital on Saturday, much to the shock of the football world. United full back Ashley Young spoke to talkSPORT about how Ferguson's health scare has affected players and staff at the club.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:19

After struggling with inconsistency and not being able to rise to the No. 1 scorer role with the Jazz over the first half of the season, Hood has experienced a diminished role with the Cleveland Cavaliers since being traded in February. "(Hood) is not built for (the playoffs)", an opposing executive texted Lloyd before the postseason began. Hood started Game 1 against IN, but after the Pacers beat the Cavs by 18, Lue changed his lineup.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:27

It was Viviani's second consecutive stage victory after he also won the race's second stage from Haifa to Tel Aviv on Saturday. The Italian survived a near-brush with the safety barriers on the side of the road as he sprinted to the stage three finish in the Red Sea resort, edging out compatriot Sacha Modolo with Irishman Sam Bennett third.

by | May 07, 2018 | 16:26

After 11 goals in seven games during a stunning stretch of form, Salah has now gone three games without a goal over the past week. Our opponents are dropping points. Now we have to prepare for Huddersfield - - another tough game. "Yes I think it was a dive, wasn't it?" Yes, it is just one game where that did not happen but it has happened this week, and it was followed by another game against Chelsea where they did not link up as well as usual.

by | May 07, 2018 | 16:18

Ramos said the dispute continued down the tunnel, with Messi at the centre of the complaining. Despite being a man down, Barce restored their lead seven minutes into the second half as Messi skipped past a couple challenges before firing a low effort past Navas.

by | May 06, 2018 | 03:45

Interestingly, previous year the organizers of the Kentucky Derby instituted the "Japan Road to the Kentucky Derby" rule, which allowed for horses from that respective country to be able to compete in the race. The race begins at 6:50 p.m. The closer is trained by Keith Desormeaux and ridden by Kent Desormeaux, a three-time Derby victor and Keith's brother. Todd Pletcher will saddle four horses: Audible, the co-third choice at 6-1, along with longshots Magnum Moon, Vino Rosso and Noble ...

by | May 06, 2018 | 03:42

Marchand, 29, and Bruins general manager Don Sweeney spoke Saturday with NHL Senior Executive Vice President Colin Campbell . In the wake of Friday's Game 4, the scene of Marchand's second such display of PDA in the first two rounds of Boston's playoff run, the National Hockey League served notice to players - and the Bruins heel, specifically - to keep their tongues to themselves or face consequences.

by | May 06, 2018 | 03:43

Tuch's goal proved to be an ever-important, being the fourth strike in what ended up being a 5-3 win and a 3-2 series lead for Vegas. "We play against really good players, you're not going to completely shut them down in a game", Couture said Wednesday morning of the responsibility he and linemates Hertl and Boedker usually face.

by | May 06, 2018 | 03:29

The Mets now have seven days to trade or release Harvey. Matt Harvey's tenure with the New York Mets is all but officially over, but some Major League Baseball rumors indicate that he may not be going very far away. But Harvey's problems began long before this season. "We feel like we failed Matt Harvey ", manager Mickey Callaway said. "We tried things. It's more of a feeling that, when your players don't succeed, you feel it".

by | May 06, 2018 | 03:27

The career Cowboy informed owner Jerry Jones and head coach Jason Garrett after struggling with the decision, multiple sources told Archer . The Cowboys drafted Witten in the third round of the 2003 NFL Draft and he spent 15 years with the team making an impact nearly immediately.

by | May 04, 2018 | 14:52

The Raptors lost the game by a single point, 113-112, and also lost the second in their playoff series 128-110, leaving them needing to win four of their five remaining games. In the clip below, Drake can be heard saying "I never said that shit". The pair exchanged words as the Raptors and Cavaliers headed to the tunnels at halftime.

by | May 04, 2018 | 14:53

Even more impressive: James had apparently called his shots before the game. James recalled the fortitude of his former Miami Heat teammate, Chris Bosh, who like Love, had some postseason ups and downs en route to becoming a champion. The Raptors turned the ball over 11 times in the game, and often they did it at crucial junctures - continuing a disturbing theme from game 1. Game 3 goes Saturday in Cleveland.

by | May 04, 2018 | 14:49

Sassy Sienna and Monomoy Girl will be bookend competitors with different prospects in Friday's $1 million race for 3-year-old fillies at Churchill Downs . My early years covering the event still included the old-school legends of print journalism and broadcasting in their heyday. Bob Baffert , Justify's and Pharoah's trainer, raves about morning workouts in preparation for Saturday's Kentucky Derby .

by | May 03, 2018 | 20:21

With Tech clinching a spot in the NCAA Regional round this year, this marks the 17th straight year the Red Raiders have earned a bid into the NCAA Regional round of the NCAA Championship, according to Tech Athletics. Vanderbilt and Florida will compete in the Kissimmee, Fla. region at the Watson Course at Reunion Resort while Missouri will be the lone conference representative at an ACC-heavy regional in Raleigh, N.C.at the Lonnie Pool Golf Course.

by | May 03, 2018 | 20:18

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has pushed since March for approval within weeks from his ruling committee for a quadrennial 24-team Club World Cup and a biennial Nations League for all national teams. "The European Leagues call on the World League Forum and all European football stakeholders, in particular UEFA, ECA and FIFPro, to join forces and take a firm position on occasion of the upcoming meeting of the Professional Football Strategy Council on the 16th of May so to firmly oppose and ...

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:19

Maxwell's failure will hurt Delhi the most as their campaign is all but over. Lungi Ngidi was brilliant on debut and he should be a regular in the next few matches at least. There was drama from the first ball of the innings as a Trent Boult peach had Shane Watson trapped but the umpire said no. Delhi were confident and went for the review, but lost it with the innings to go as there was no conclusive evidence.

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:20

Then they added a needed piece for the D-line, finally got around to addressing the desire for an edge rusher, and also took another pass catcher. Daniels was the 39th player picked overall. The Bears did not have a third-round pick late Friday. With limited supply, I don't think the Cardinals will be on the clock for very long. National Football League combine: Fitts had an impressive National Football League combine, recording 31 reps in the bench press, tops among edge rushers.

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:16

After being given a guard of honour by West Ham's players before kick-off, City set about dismantling their generous hosts. The Premier League champions have been linked with a number of players before the transfer window has opened, most of whom appear to be "ones for the future".

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:13

With the abundance of quarterbacks, the Jets are going to have to trade or release two or three of them. "I'm very confident", Darnold said. Since the days of the legendary Joe Namath , the Jets have been in search of a permanent quarterback: a player who cannot only lead the team to great heights but a player who can do it year after year.

by | May 02, 2018 | 02:13

Dallas finally gets a tight end. He started only five games last season because of a left knee injury, and missed the bowl game to prepare for the draft. ESPN reported Friday that Witten was planning to retire to join the network, but Jerry Jones said the franchise leader in games, catches and yards receiving hadn't made a decision and wanted the weekend to think about it.

by | May 01, 2018 | 15:14

The 25-year-old Salah is now on a modest £90,000-a-week deal, and that's said to be peanuts in comparison to what he could earn at the likes of Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain or Barcelona. Moreover, Mohamed Salah is an example of a successful, patriotic young man, who is doing an incredible job representing his country overseas. They may have hosts Russian Federation in the group but along with Uruguay and Saudi Arabia anyone of the four could easily qualify.

by | May 01, 2018 | 15:16

Spurs have enjoyed standout results without Dembele this season, notably against Real Madrid in the Champions League , but the midfielder, equal parts beauty and the beast, remains integral to their play and they suffer when he is off-colour.

by | May 01, 2018 | 15:12

Against Swansea we had the chances to kill the game too. Whilst Tottenham and Chelsea battle it out for fourth place in the Premier League , they could both still miss out on Champions League football next season should Liverpool and Arsenal win their respective European competitions.

by | May 01, 2018 | 15:13

The Polish worldwide was well below his best in the first leg and received a lot of criticism due to his poor finishing. "That's going to be our goal". Last season, admittedly, was hard: Madrid had to beat Napoli, Bayern, Atletico and Juventus in the knockout stages. The report suggests that James might be open to a move away from Allianz Arena as well as he is concerned that he could fall down the pecking order when Niko Kovac takes over from Jupp Heynckes , which suggests that his ...

by | April 30, 2018 | 12:16

The Baltimore Ravens made 12 selections in the 2018 National Football League draft after starting the entire thing with just eight. "This doesn't really change things in a sense that we're going to go with Joe and he's going to roll".

by | April 30, 2018 | 11:59

LONDON (AP) - Chelsea could squeeze into the Champions League after all. Victory for the Blues means they still have an outside chance of finishing fourth ahead of Tottenham, who are two points above them and face Watford on Monday night.

by | April 29, 2018 | 01:57

When Hamilton was asked if he had a response to Ecclestone, he said: "Not really, no". That the Scuderia have a auto that is well-balanced and formidable in switching on its tyres had become evident over the opening races but in Baku , the first power-dominated circuit of the season, they proved their package is robust in every facet.

by | April 29, 2018 | 01:52

Sweat brings lingering knee issues to Philly and never put up big numbers in college, but his 6-foot-5 frame and electric first step kept National Football League scouts interested. "To be able to play with him, it's going to be a lot of fun". "I had quite a bit of contact with them". Zach Ertz is among the NFL's best and made his first Pro Bowl this past season.

by | April 29, 2018 | 01:51

In making its 2018 US sales forecast of 16.7 million vehicles, National Automobile Dealers Association Chairman Mark Scarpelli noted demand for light trucks, SUVs and crossovers continues to be "very healthy". Ford also plans to bring 16 battery-electric vehicles to market by 2022. "At the same time, the average age of our vehicles will drop to just more than three years".

by | April 27, 2018 | 01:20

Including games from other publishers, the Switch has 12 games that have sold more than 1 million units. Super Mario Odyssey sold a whopping 10.41 million units, while Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and Splatoon 2 moved roughly 9 million and 6 million units, respectively.

by | April 27, 2018 | 01:19

Gronkowski and his agent, Drew Rosenhaus, met with Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and informed him that Gronkowski would be playing in 2018. Gronkowski quickly proved himself to be one of the game's elite tight ends, creating a formidable duo with star quarterback Tom Brady to lead the league in receiving touchdowns in the 2011-2012 season.

by | April 26, 2018 | 00:45

De Gea was also named on the six-man shortlist for the PFA Player of the Year award, while making the Premier League Team of the Year for a fifth time. But Jose Mourinho has finally stated that he now wants to build on his squad's strengths rather than spend more on transfers by bringing in more players.