Wenger: "It was a very convincing win"

ARSENAL'S hopes of securing a top-four finish are alive and kicking after second-half goals from Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud earned a 2-0 victory at Southampton last night (Wednesday). Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain was removed after 36 minutes... More..

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Washington Wizards Up and Down Playoff Run

A popular sentiment was that the Wizards and their superior starting lineup had the Celtics figured out. They ended up giving the Wizards a six game series . Isaiah Thomas and Al Horford chipped in with ...More..

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Atletico target move for Premier League hitman

We've done so for the last few years. Since then he's won two Champions League trophies with Los Blancos , and could earn a third this season. "When we said we believed in a comeback, a lot of people didn't ...More..

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Wall on how Celtics set the tone in Game 5

It's something they must've seen ont he film and they killed us in the first quarter". He knocked down his first six shots into the third quarter while adding seven assists, six rebounds and three blocks. The ...More..

Jose Mourinho: Manchester United out to secure
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Jose Mourinho: Manchester United out to secure "perfect" end to the season

We had a fantastic record of 25 matches. "This season has been so hard, so if we manage to win the Europa League it will be awesome", he said. It would be fantastic. Although falling further behind on aggrega...More..

Conte: Real Madrid target may leave Chelsea
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Conte: Real Madrid target may leave Chelsea

If Everton do get a goal it will be their 61 this season, equal best with the 2013/14 season and the most we've managed since 64 in 1995/96. Blues head coach Conte said: "We passed a big step, a big p...More..

Nervy Man United stumbles into Europa League final
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Nervy Man United stumbles into Europa League final

The man who scored the victor with a superb free-kick in the first leg made an impressive impact once here again, teeing up Fellaini's goal with a wonderful lofted ball into the box and causing several more p...More..

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Mills helps Spurs close out Rockets

So it's no surprise that of the six 30-point, 10-rebound postseason games in Aldridge's career, three have come against the Rockets. He closed the first half with as many points as turnovers (five), and his two...More..

Eric Bailly could face extended ban after Europa League dismissal
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Eric Bailly could face extended ban after Europa League dismissal

Jose Mourinho's side must plan for the Europa League Final against Ajax without Eric Bailly. "But I don't feel like that". I have to give some minutes to everyone because we only have 15 players. Speaking t...More..

Ducks eliminate Oilers, advance to Conference finals
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Ducks eliminate Oilers, advance to Conference finals

Talbot said quietly, struggling for words. "Every time I go the atmosphere's pretty electric". "We didn't come into the playoffs just to play, we came in to win". The Oilers walloped the Ducks 7-1 on Sunday...More..

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Conte brushes aside Inter talk as Blues close on title

Gary Cahill and Cesar Azpilicueta have started every league match in Conte's settled side this season. "We had to solve a lot of problems", Conte said at a news conference. But Conte insists his intention is to...More..

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National Hockey League concussion protocol leaves loophole for Crosby injury

Don't think that the really bad news home fans were dreading was a defeat. In a game of complete domination by the Capitals , it was the up ice pressure from Washington that caused the most problems for the ...More..

Spurs' Tony Parker has surgery on ruptured quad tendon
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Spurs' Tony Parker has surgery on ruptured quad tendon

The Spurs might be able to survive the loss of Parker, considering they no longer rely on him like they once did. Through all of Harden's hell-bent conducting in Game 1 , the Rockets accrued 27 fast-break po...More..

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Spurs star will be game-time decision Thursday

There could be a level of fatigue, especially from Harden, who seemed to tire down the end of Game 5 . The sequence ended with Jonathon Simmons scoring on a fast-break dunk with 5:37 left in the third quarte...More..

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Toure: City proved in derby they are Manchester's top dogs

Guardiola said he had no problem Mourinho could not resist a jibe at Argentine striker Aguero over the dismissal of Fellaini for a relatively light headbutt. "I want to go, I want to play every game", he sai...More..

Tony Parker Spurs star to miss end of season over leg injury
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Tony Parker Spurs star to miss end of season over leg injury

It is unclear who will start at the point guard position in Game 3 with backup Mills and rookie Murray having started for Parker during the 19 games he missed in the regular season. That said, San Antonio c...More..

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ACC has four selected in first round of 2017 NFL Draft

Several quarterback-needy teams (but not every one) found the player they hope can grow into the franchise's long-term answer under center. Premium prices for passers are still in effect. 3 anyway in Stanford...More..

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Short-handed Spurs humble Houston to advance

With Tim Duncan retired, Tony Parker out for the season, and Leonard sidelined with an ankle injury, it was business as usual for a team that's been known to work through player turnover and injuries without an...More..

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Kawhi Leonard OUT For Game 6

Spurs at Rockets , Spurs lead series 3-2. The results were unfavorable. As fatigue mounted offensive execution waned, with the Rockets standing around and settling for tough shots instead of challenging t...More..

Tendulkar, Adani among owners of four new PKL franchises
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Tendulkar, Adani among owners of four new PKL franchises

Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) has roped in top corporate houses including Adani Group, GMR Group, JSW Group, as well as Sachin Tendulkar and Inquest Enterprises as promoters for four new teams ahead of its upcoming ...More..

Fury: I'll beat Joshua with one arm
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Fury: I'll beat Joshua with one arm

The Briton, whose fight against Klitschko was a played out amidst a backdrop of mutual respect and civility, told the Guardian: "At the end of the fight they (the British fans) cheered Wladimir but, yes it woul...More..

Patty Mills helps Spurs ground the Rockets
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Patty Mills helps Spurs ground the Rockets

Jonathon Simmons, who is averaging 6.2 points in nearly 18 minutes, will start at small forward. Leonard's ankle problem wasn't the only injury San Antonio dealt with in this series, as it came after the Sp...More..

Delhi Daredevils win toss, opt to bowl against Gujarat Lions
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Delhi Daredevils win toss, opt to bowl against Gujarat Lions

Samson played on to his stumps while attempting to smash a short ball off Pradeep Sangwan. RPS will hope the mercurial DD batting lineup has an off day. The strategic time-out once again brought smiles back t...More..

San Antonio Spurs' Kawhi Leonard: 'I'm going to be able to play'
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

San Antonio Spurs' Kawhi Leonard: 'I'm going to be able to play'

After Gordon's shot splashed through the net as the shot clock expired, D'Antoni wheeled around and punched the air with his fist. San Antonio Spurs shooting guard Manu Ginobili (20) reacts after a shot again...More..

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Rockets hope to rebound vs. Spurs

Just missed shots", Harden told reporters while asserting fatigue isn't an issue. Aldridge became the first Spur to score 34 points with 12 rebounds in a playoff game since Tim Duncan against Phoenix in 2008....More..

Kevin De Bruyne glad to end Manchester City scoring drought
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Kevin De Bruyne glad to end Manchester City scoring drought

The City boss was speaking after watching his side tighten their grip on a place in the top four with a 5-0 thrashing of Crystal Palace on Saturday afternoon. "Our system did not cause us to concede today's fir...More..

Asian Wrestling Championships: Sakshi Malik, Vinesh Phogat settle for silver
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Asian Wrestling Championships: Sakshi Malik, Vinesh Phogat settle for silver

In contrast, Sakshi had to endure the ignominy of being beaten in two minutes and 44 seconds by a technical fall as Olympic champion Risako Kawai of Japan ran up a 10-0 lead, in the 60 kg final. Vinesh, who is ...More..

NFL Draft 2017: Oakland Raiders first-round grade
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NFL Draft 2017: Oakland Raiders first-round grade

I pride myself on doing things the right way on and off the field. "I don't want to get into the specifics of what was done or what wasn't done, " McKenzie told Sports Illustrated. town bizzness breath on m...More..

Boateng, Sanches to stay at Bayern, says Ancelotti
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Boateng, Sanches to stay at Bayern, says Ancelotti

Of course, Bayern Munich chose to pay £30 million, but it has been revealed that Ancelotti's side added a clause to the deal which makes him the most expensive signing in The Bavarians' 117 year history. "But...More..

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Balaji Amines reports 23% drop in Q4 net profit

For the full year FY 2017, the drug maker's net profit declined by 40 per cent to Rs 1,204 crore against Rs 2,001 crore in FY16. The last fiscal year has been "challenging" due to lack of new product approval...More..