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Lampard fires warning to Chelsea after title triumph

We lost against Liverpool and Arsenal , then we went on an unbelievable run of winning games and we said together than we can win this season. They have beaten West Brom to win the premier league this season with two rounds remaining in the premier league . Read More »

Argentina defender Martin Demichelis to retire after season

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Malaga's Argentina worldwide Martin Demichelis announced Monday he will retire after next weekend's final match of the season, a La Liga title decider for opponents Real Madrid. Since then, Demichelis has only managed ten matches in the 2016/17 season, and now retires back at Malaga , after picking up a total 546 career appearances - scoring 31 goals. Read More »

Chelsea v Watford, English Premier League LIVE score

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The Watford fixture was rearranged from March after Chelsea progressed to play Manchester United in the FA Cup quarter-final. Chelsea host Sunderland on Monday in their final league game of the season and Terry says he has not ruled out Monday being his last game and retiring from football. Read More »

Man City boss Guardiola: Gabriel and Aguero can play together

City are planning tributes to Zabaleta after tonight's match, but Guardiola does not see it being a distraction - because his team still have a Champions League spot to play for. City failed to mount a sustained Premier League title challenge and saw their campaign in the Champions League ended at the last-16 stage. But the Spaniard has found life more hard in England. Read More »

Bayern, Barcelona would have sacked me by now - Guardiola

City require four points from their remaining two Premier League matches against the Baggies and Watford to guarantee a place in Europe's elite club competition next term. "Then there was the Celtic game, Brendan Rodgers set up really well and after that lots of sides set up against City in a certain way". "There have been lots of issues, Vincent Kompany has come back and been sorely missed, but you can not make any excuses". Read More »

National Basketball Association playoffs 2017: Wizards vs

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Thomas scored 29 points and had 12 assists, Olynyk scored a career-playoff high 26 points and the Celtics used a big fourth quarter to outlast the Washington Wizards 115-105 in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals Monday night. When they aren't clicking, Marcin Gortat , Otto Porter and Kelly Oubre look to find touches and contribute to the score. In the closing seconds of the game, John Wall did not let that happen. Read More »

Real survive early Atletico onslaught to reach final

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Zidane is a fan-favourite in Turin following his successful spell with Juventus between 1996 and 2001 and Dybala looks set to follow a similar path, with his remarkable form - scoring nine and creating 53 chances in 28 league appearances - earning the Argentine adoration from the Old Lady faithful. Read More »

Next challenge for golf prodigy is Kim Jong

On Saturday night at THE PLAYERS, my back began to flare up. And it wasn't just that hole. - With the lowest round of the week in the 2017 Players a 66, and the best in the final round a 68, the thought that, "You don't have to do much around here" to be in contention was as clear as ever. Read More »

Macron backs Paris' 2024 Olympic bid

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Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has opened the door slightly to considering hosting the 2028 Olympics if the city isn't awarded its first choice of 2024. "In Los Angeles there is no major risk we can highlight", Baumann said. "Both are extraordinary cities with their own history and many different aspects", Baumann said. Read More »

Arsene Wenger urges Arsenal fans not to boycott Sunderland game

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Arsenal registered their third win inside the space of a week on Saturday, following up 2-0 victories over Manchester United and at Southampton with a 4-1 triumph at Stoke, where they had last won in 2010. "I am very positive because it looks like we get stronger in every game. We've won six of our last seven games and we have created the momentum again after having a period where we were not stable away from home". Read More »

Who's The Better Matchup For The Cavaliers — Celtics Or Wizards

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The Celtics took Game 5, and the Wizards won Game 6. Crunch time is known as "I.T". "He definitely wore down", Smart said after the game. The Celtics' bench outscored the Wizards' bench 48-5 in the game. Olynyk scored 14 of his 26 points in the final fame, including a decisive stretch that started with seven minutes remaining and buried the Wizards . Read More »

EPL: Liverpool in sight of Champions League qualification

The Brazilian maestro was at his destructive best as Liverpool beat West Ham 4-0 as they pushed for a Champions League spot. West Ham had chances to take the game to Liverpool , with Sam Byram at the start of the first half and most notably when Andre Ayew missed what Klopp described as "one of the biggest chances I have ever seen in my life". Read More »

Nearly 1 million tune in to watch Derek Jeter's speech

Practice makes ideal! Derek Jeter told reporters that he feels "unprepared" for fatherhood at a news conference following his jersey retirement ceremony on Sunday, May 14. Looking pretty in pink in special Mother's Day uniforms, the AL East leaders trailed 3-1 before Starlin Castro's tying, two-run homer off Mike Fiers in the fourth. Read More »

Ad with disgraced sprinter Johnson under fire

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The ad claims its new app gives punters an "unfair" advantage over others and delivers "lightning fast results". However, he is accompanied by text on the screen reading "for 48 hours". Australia's federal sports minister put the ad and Sportsbet's approach to promote it under harsh criticism and required from the gambling giant to remove the ad, calling it " utterly inappropriate " to use a proven drug cheat for product advertising. Read More »

Hamilton: Vettel fight my 'rawest' in recent memory

The win was Hamilton's second in Barcelona and ended a run of 10 different winners in 10 years. After four races of battling by proxy the two men went wheel to wheel in Spain, with Vettel aggressively defending the lead at one point with a wheel-banging move on the Mercedes driver. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo as good as Pele and George Best, says Phil Neville

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But Madrid were in front three minutes later as Casemiro chopped a cross into the ground, and as it bounced up Ronaldo rose highest to head into the net. The second half started equally slow, and Real Madrid didn't take a shot until Ronaldo doubled their lead in the 73rd minute. The Rojiblancos will need to produce a memorable turnaround during next week's second leg at the Vicente Calderon if they are to avoid that fate, but Simeone is refusing to give up hope. Read More »

David West on Gregg Popovich ripping Zaza Pachulia: 'Things happen'

Leonard injured the ankle in Game 1 when landing on the foot of the Warriors' Zaza Pachulia after taking a shot. The Warriors went on to erase the Spurs' 23-point lead they held in the third quarter, and key plays by Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry down the stretch helped the Warriors clinch the win 113-111. Read More »

UFC 211 results: Joanna Jedrzejczyk dominates Jessica Andrade to retain title

When the fight was over, Jedrzejczyk retained her championship for the fifth consecutive time, pitching a shutout with 50-45, 50-44, 50-45 scorecards from the judges. "I will put in good work from a few weeks and very happy that there is next opening for me and like I said, I want to... if I'm going to be healthy, I would like to fight very quick after my victory at the UFC 211". Read More »

Arsenal's Arsene Wenger hammers teams already in the holiday mood

The London side have won five out of their last six in league competition. "It will be frustrating", Wenger conceded. All of the opposition teams have just pride at stake, but Wenger is pleading with them... However, the likes of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil will base their decisions on whether the club are playing in Europe or not and will expect Arsenal to qualify next season and replicate the campaign which has seen Chelsea just win the league so convincingly. Read More »

Freeman hits 3-run HR, Braves beat Blue Jays 10

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Toronto Blue Jays center fielder Kevin Pillar (11) celebrates with teammates after hitting a walk off home run against the Seattle Mariners during the ninth inning at Rogers Centre. We took some good swings off him. "We haven't had a clunker in a while, and if we did, we haven't had many of them". Two batters later, Adonis Garcia's single cashed in Markakis. Read More »

Red Bull says 75s deficit not a true picture

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Barcelona-Catalunya racetrack, Montmelo Spain - 12/05/17 - Red Bull's Max Verstappen in action during the first free practice. That victory marked the first of two for Red Bull past year, making them the only team other than Mercedes to win a race. Read More »

Mariners have four-game winning streak snapped

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After battling back in last night's game to grab their second consecutive series, the Toronto Blue Jays open up a four game series tonight with the Seattle Mariners. Justin Smoak hit a solo shot and drove in four runs for the Blue Jays , who have won four of their last five games. Sanchez acknowledged that his finger was bleeding at times during the game, but said it didn't affect him. Read More »

Hamilton wins Spanish GP, Ricciardo third

It was a tense and gripping battle befitting the closeness of the fight between Formula 1's top teams this season. "I think it was just the rawest fight that I can remember having for some time, for which I loved", he said. "They came as close as they ever have on track in Spain and, while for a moment it appeared that the gloves might be coming off, by the close smiles, laughter and mutual respect were once again the order of the day". Read More »

Sixers linked to impending free agent PG Kyle Lowry

While Lowry's three-point shooting ability and veteran leadership are intriguing, signing Lowry to say.a four-year, $120 million plus contract just doesn't make sense for the Sixers , especially with the way they've been building their team. Read More »

San Antonio Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich Slams Donald Trump

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It's risky to our institutions and what we all stand for and what we expect the country to be", he said. While Pop doesn't mention him by name, it quickly become clear he's talking about Trump. We see that same thing in politicians and rip them for it all the time, but anyone honest with themselves know we do this in our personal lives to a degree. Read More »

Texas Tech transfer WR Jonathan Giles picks new school

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The 5-foot-11, 184-pound Giles listed LSU among his top 10 transfer destinations last Tuesday on Twitter , then announced a day later that he would visit the school on June 1. It was as recently as Saturday that Giles had trimmed his list of transfer options to his final three with the Tigers, Florida State and OR all in the mix. Read More »

National Football League cornerback Antonio Cromartie having another child despite reportedly getting vasectomy

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It's believed to be Cromartie's fourth child after his vasectomy. It was reported last year the National Football League player pays an estimated $336,000 a year in child support for his kids according to the New York Post . "In my head we were good to go, we were having free sex!" According to the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, a vasectomy is one of the most effective forms of birth control. Read More »

Chelsea 4-3 Watford: Report and reaction

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Terry is in line to play a part in that match with the 35-year-old set to leave the club after 22 years a Blue. Cesar Azpilicueta and Michy Batshuayi, who scored the title-clinching goal at West Brom, were also on target for Chelsea , while Daryl Janmaat netted a superb strike for the visitors. Read More »

Corey Kluber: Kluber (back) likely headed to the 10-day DL

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Not only did Carrasco pitch six innings, he did so with a lead despite battling a fever. Tribe starter Carlos Carrasco improved to 3-2 with both runs plated on five hits and a BB over fix frames with two relievers holding serve over the final three innings. Read More »

Rafael Nadal vs Dominic Thiem, Madrid Open 2017 final

The trio with a combined 44 major titles between them have redefined tennis and made the past decade and a half the most exciting time for the sport. Rafael Nadal of Spain serves to Novak Djokovic of Serbia during their mens semifinal tennis match at the Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid , Spain, Saturday, May 13, 2017. Read More »

Titles more important than top four to Manchester United, says Mourinho

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However, United could add the Europa League to the Community Shield and League Cup triumphs this season by beating Ajax in the final in Stockholm on May 24. "So if we can win a third title [including the Community Shield], or like you like to say a second title, if we can do that it would be magnificent for us because we know that it's a big objective". Read More »

Martin Truex Jr.'s restart prowess propels him to Kansas win

He never looked back as he sped home to victory for the first time in Kansas. Blaney, who topped the leaderboard for 83 circuits and won Stage 2, was unable to keep pace with eventual race victor Martin Truex Jr. "That's the last thing you want to see, a big hit like that for anyone", Logano said. "Everyone pray for Aric right now". We've been working really hard at it. Read More »