Austrian Postlberger wins opening stage of Giro

But the real drama was yet to come - and with 10km remaining, the echelons which everyone predicted formed following some exquisite pressing by Gaviria's Quick-Step Floors team. On Sunday, Gaviria proved not be be one of cycling's one-hit-wonders, bu... More..

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See how Chelsea fans celebrated Premier League title win in Uyo

Chelsea emerged Premier League champions after a well-deserved 1-0 win against West Brom at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich. A team that had looked on its last legs was suddenly rejuvenated and they laid was...More..

Marcos Alonso is player of the year, says Arsenal hero Paul Merson
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Marcos Alonso is player of the year, says Arsenal hero Paul Merson

Marcos Alonso could be leaving Chelsea's freshly-minted Premier League championship side. Barcelona are on the hunt for a left-back as the club is reportedly not happy with Jordi Alba. Now Alonso, whose grand...More..

Kangaroos capitalise on sloppy Kiwis to score thumping Anzac Test win
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Kangaroos capitalise on sloppy Kiwis to score thumping Anzac Test win

Blake Ferguson celebrates a try with Kangaroos teammate Will Chambers. But if you looked at the statistics you could have been excused for thinking it was a close game, with missed tackles the only obvious ex...More..

Judge decides to vacate Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Judge decides to vacate Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

Hernandez, a tight end for the New England Patriots , received a life sentence two years ago after being found guilty of the murder. She cited a report from prison officials that some inmates knew about a radi...More..

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India recall Shami for Champions Trophy campaign

All seven of the other teams taking part in the tournament were announced by the April 25 deadline: England, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Australia, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh. "We have not just taken IP...More..

Twins win 4th in a row
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Twins win 4th in a row

The A's committed two errors , both leading to Tigers runs, and a crowd that hoped the A's might build on the momentum of Thursday's 8-5 win over the Twins wound up going home disappointed. "I just wanted to k...More..

United receive just 9950 tickets for Europa final
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

United receive just 9950 tickets for Europa final

Referee Ovidiu Hategan shows the red card to Manchester United defender Eric Bailly and Facundo Roncaglia, of Celta Vigo. Romero has played 11 of the 14 Europa League games this season but given it is the b...More..

D'Antoni: Harden may need more rest next season
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

D'Antoni: Harden may need more rest next season

The Spurs will certainly need his stellar defensive skills to contend with a Warriors team that not only swept the Jazz, but also eliminated the Trail Blazers in four games in the first round. That was trul...More..

Ancelotti: No Conte miracle at Chelsea, just courage
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Ancelotti: No Conte miracle at Chelsea, just courage

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. "I think it was the key moment ...More..

Cleveland powers past Royals 3-1
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Cleveland powers past Royals 3-1

The Royals were scoreless against Miller in the bottom half of the inning. Duffy went 6 2/3 innings while giving up six hits and one run. "I'm a tall guy and lanky, so it's got to be flawless on time every ...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

NBA Playoffs: James Harden claims responsibility for Houston Rockets' collapse

Utah - a very stout defensive team in its own right . In a move from shooting to point guard, Harden lit up opponents with sparkling efficiency and led the league in assists in a turbocharged Mike D'Antoni off...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Conte's key decision 'changed our season'

Similarly, winger Eden Hazard is working hard and playing with a smile on his face again, which couldn't be said last season when - as English soccer's reigning player of the year - he only scored his first goa...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Batshuayi's late victor guides Chelsea to Premier League glory

It's perhaps a 50-50 call over who has had the biggest influence for Chelsea , but I just about favour Hazard'. Now he wants his players to make it a "double". "I want to say thanks to our fans because they ...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

National Hockey League playoffs: Ducks eager for rematch with Rinne's Predators in West final

All series, I thought each game was really hard and tight - a lot of one goal games. "He's an honest guy", Predators captain Mike Fisher said. X-factor: The level to which Ryan Getzlaf has played these pla...More..

Jamaica's Thompson, McLeod win golds at Shanghai meet
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Jamaica's Thompson, McLeod win golds at Shanghai meet

The 24-year-old Thompson, who dominated the 100 and 200m at last year's Rio Olympics, clocked 22.19 seconds last week in Doha and is favourite to take the line first here. Ukranian Olha Zemlyak finished third, ...More..

Antonio Conte targets the double after Chelsea's Premier League title success
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Antonio Conte targets the double after Chelsea's Premier League title success

Frank Lampard has paid tribute to Antonio Conte following Chelsea's title triumph. Conte wanted to secure the trophy at the earliest opportunity and Michy Batshuayi was an unlikely hero after 82 minutes at ...More..

Ducks narrow Oilers series lead with win
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Ducks narrow Oilers series lead with win

Louis Blues will duke it out to determine who will gain the edge. The Oilers took a 2-1 lead on Letestu's second goal of the game and third tally of the playoffs at 6:23 of the third period. He posted con...More..

Delhi school gas leak: Over 150 students hospitalised
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Delhi school gas leak: Over 150 students hospitalised

Over 100 students were hospitalised after they fell ill due to a gas leaked from a container truck in Delhi. Following the incident, teams of police and National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) as well as CATS...More..

Arsenal to make bid for £85 million French star Kylian Mbappe
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Arsenal to make bid for £85 million French star Kylian Mbappe

He will be given another chance to impress his suitors on Tuesday when Monaco will be hoping to overturn their 2-0 deficit against Juventus. Since first establishing himself in the Monaco first team at the ...More..

MATCH VERDICT: Burnley 2 West Brom 2
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

MATCH VERDICT: Burnley 2 West Brom 2

Yet a first victory on their travels since New Year's Eve would elude them as Vokes capitalised on Ben Foster's poor decision to come for a free-kick to level late on, taking the Clarets to 40 points, six clear...More..

Arsenal are up for a top-four charge, Wenger claims
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Arsenal are up for a top-four charge, Wenger claims

Catch the highlights on Match of the Day at 10.20pm BST. Predominantly down the years, each and every Stoke team has been physical and have been able to get under the skin of Arsenal sides down the years, n...More..

Canelo v Golovkin fight set for September
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Canelo v Golovkin fight set for September

The big news came after the fight, when Canelo announced in the ring that he would next challenge unified middleweight world champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) on September 16 , Mexican Independence ...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Spurs rout Rockets to win West semifinal series

This was as close to a flawless basketball game as a team could play. "It happens", D'Antoni said. And then there's the backup superstar in LaMarcus Aldridge . They're a fast-paced team that likes to shoot ...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

San Antonio book date with Golden State in the West

The Spurs claimed the best-of-seven Western Conference semifinal in six games by blitzing the Rockets despite both Tony Parker (torn left quadriceps) and Kawhi Leonard (sore left ankle) being out with...More..

Chelsea worthy Premier League leaders, claims Tony Pulis
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Chelsea worthy Premier League leaders, claims Tony Pulis

The most important thing is to write the history of the club. And he is seeking a fourth consecutive championship in domestic football, while a double could follow as Chelsea play Arsenal in the May 27 FA C...More..

Batshuayi strike wins Chelsea Premier League title
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Batshuayi strike wins Chelsea Premier League title

Batshuayi, a £33 million signing from Marseille last summer, has yet to start in the Premier League, but the Belgian made his 18th appearance off the bench and showed his poacher's instinct seven minutes later ...More..

Nadal delighted with win over
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Nadal delighted with win over "one of world's best" Goffin

Nadal eased past Goffin 6-3, 6-1 in their only previous meeting on his way to winning the Monte Carlo Masters last month before also lifting a 10th Barcelona Open. "I'm expecting the best Djokovic tomorrow". ...More..

New system changed Chelsea's season, claims Premier League champion Conte
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

New system changed Chelsea's season, claims Premier League champion Conte

With two games to spare, Chelsea have clinched the Premier League title, their second in the past three years. Back to the Premier League champions. It could get even better for Conte's team, which has also r...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Phillies-Nationals rained out, day-night doubleheader Sunday

Will the under cash tonight when the Nationals host the Phillies at 7:05PM ET? The second game schedule for 7:05 p.m. The Nationals have now not played a game since Wednesday night against the Orioles. "I...More..