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Heyman | Harvey to file grievance against Mets over suspension

Multiple media reports indicated the penalty stemmed from the pitcher failing to show up at the ballpark Saturday. Will another Marlins and Mets game in NY go over the betting total when the NL East rivals clash at 1:10PM ET today? It has not been determined if he will go on the disabled list. Read More »

I want to score 100 EPL goals: Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane

As mentioned by Pochettino, for the duration of the 2017/18 season they will play their home matches at Wembley stadium, where their European games were staged this season. If you get beaten 6-1 there are no positives. It took his tally to 26 for the season - despite missing nearly three months of the season through injury! The two play will be on opposing sides at Emirates Stadium on Sunday, while Kane and Spurs go to Hull. Read More »

Chelsea's Premier League win record

John Terry also scored in a rare start but two defensive lapses from the 22-year Chelsea man almost allowed Watford to salvage a draw before Fabregas' late victor. "We won our 29th game this season, so it's a great achievement". Sebastian Prodl was sent off for a second bookable offence in the second minute of stoppage time. Read More »

Isner defeats Cilic to reach Rome Masters semis for 1st time


Zverev, 20, will face John Isner for a place in the final after the American edged out Croatian Marin Cilic 7-6 (3) 2-6 7-6 (2). Four-time champion Novak Djokovic picked up right where he left off in a rain-delayed Italian Open quarterfinal against Juan Martin del Potro , closing out a 6-1, 6-4 win Saturday to set up a semifinal later against Dominic Thiem. Read More »

Always Dreaming, Classic Empire could make Preakness two-horse race


The Preakness Stakes horse race is scheduled to take place May 20. Classic Empire saved none of that ground, traveled wide and, according to Trakus data, he covered 75 feet more than Always Dreaming and 90 feet more than Lookin at Lee. Of those that didn't compete in the Derby, longshot Senior Investment piques my interest as a dead closer and Conquest Mo Money is one tough hombre. Read More »

Europa League finalists' Stockholm media activities - UEFA Europa League News

Tim Fosu-Mensah will play after a shoulder injury and Pogba will feature. 'He played 90 minutes in the last match (against Southampton), so probably not'. "I don't know (whether) Wayne (will play) or not". "Obviously there is a big difference of quality, strength, experience between them and good players, experienced players like Crystal Palace have". Read More »

Sharapova vows to 'rise up again' after French Open snub

Whatever thing she was taking, that would've been ok for decades. With Bernard Giudicelli, the president of the French federation, proclaiming that it was his responsibility to " protect the game ", it would take a bold move by the All England Club to come to a different conclusion when it decides on the recipients of the eight wild cards at its disposal for the women's singles. Read More »

Mourinho: Ajax should not be in the Europa League


Craig Burley and Mark Donaldson predict how this year's top six will fare in the Premier League next season. With United manager Jose Mourinho again resting many of his starters for next Wednesday's Europa League final against Ajax Amsterdam in Stockholm , the visitors were on the back foot for much of the contest. Read More »

Sharapova vows to 'rise again' after French Open snub

The Russian, 30, was widely expected to be fast-tracked into the Grand Slam tournament which she has won twice before. "While there can be a wild card for return from injury, there can't be a wild card for return from doping", Giudicelli said. Read More »

Jose Mourinho hopeful transfer record is broken again

Ajax youngster Matthijs de Ligt has ridiculed Paul Pogba, claiming his image leading up to the final has been dictated by his expensive price tag. The Eredivisie side are now set to take on Manchester United in the final next week but Mourinho is not happy that his side will be playing Ajax , as he reckons they shouldn't have been allowed into the competition. Read More »

Liverpool can attract top talent, says manager Klopp


Victory over Steve Agnew's already relegated side at Anfield will guarantee the Reds a place in the top four, with fifth-placed Arsenal gunning for three points against Everton so they can capitalise on any slip-up. That is still possible. We are a club in a good financial position. "I'm quite surprised. I want to absolutely make sure that we are in there but after that let's get to 75 points and see what happens". Read More »

Nadal, Djokovic to Meet Saturday in ATP Madrid Semifinals

Kei Nishikori recovered from a terrible start to beat Argentine Diego Schwartzman 1-6, 6-0, 6-4. MADRID (AP) - Defending champion Novak Djokovic recovered from a 3-0 deficit in the third set to defeat Nicolas Almagro 6-1, 4-6, 7-5 and reach the third round at the Madrid Open on Wednesday. Read More »

Manchester United's Wayne Rooney may miss out on Old Trafford send-off


Mourinho said, according to the Mirror: "They are a Champions League team, they come from the Champions League, I always disagree with it". "Paul Pogba is fine". "The XI that play at Stockholm would probably not feature at all in this last game". "I will bring three or four first-team players to play one half, each one, where I can have a bit of experience in the team, but at the same time save them all for Wednesday. Read More »

Conte: Chelsea captain Terry can be a good manager

Chelsea party at the Bridge. "But I think John is a champion". " Sunderland's future looks gloomy". "John deserves the best". "I found my players with a great will and desire to improve, to try to change the situation, to try to have another season better than last season". Read More »

Todd Pletcher takes sure and steady approach to Preakness


Classic Empire Julien Leparoux 3-1 6. He drew the outside post in a field of 10 as a 15-1 shot in the middle jewel of the Triple Crown. The horse ran the 9.5 furlongs in 1:53. The race is expected to come down to two thoroughbreds: Always Dreaming and Classic Empire . The fact that Always Dreaming had never raced on a wet track previously makes his performance even more impressive. Read More »

Jurgen Klopp would love Steven Gerrard to be his Liverpool successor

A victory over Middlesbrough tomorrow will guarantee Champions League football, and that could be the final convincing factor when it comes down to a player deciding whether to join Klopp at Anfield. Klopp said that the way Liverpool has evolved since he took charge will also appeal to potential recruits. Bayern thrashed Arsenal 10-2 in this season's Champions League, which could be the Gunners' last trip to Europe's top table, as they face up to a likely fifth-place finish. Read More »

Clement wants Terry at Swansea


Swansea City boss Paul Clement has pleaded with Gylfi Sigurdsson to remain at the Liberty Stadium despite interest from Everton and says the Icelandic worldwide should try and avoid getting into a similar situation he found himself in at Tottenham. Read More »

Celtics cruise past Wizards in Game 7 to Eastern Conference finals


The Celtics, who are the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference will be hoping for a better series in the post-season against the Cavaliers after losing the regular season series to Cleveland 3-1. saw the floor for just six seconds after being a factor earlier in the series. His 26 points in the game, not only were a playoff-high, but it was the most points he has ever scored in a playoff game. Read More »

Can Swansea City finish their season in style against West Brom?


Terry will leave Chelsea at the end of this season and his last appearance at Stamford Bridge , in a blue shirt at least, promises to be an emotional experience for the defender. "It is very important to feel yourself, to feel your body, your mind, to see if you have the desire to fight to arrive every day.and John has all of these characteristics". Read More »

Inter Milan's Icardi named in Argentina squad


Sampaoli hit out at reports in Argentina that said he had already submitted an Argentina squad list, saying the media "are trying to make people think that I've done something under the table". FILE - In this November 17, 2015, file photo, Chilean soccer team coach Jorge Sampaoli gestures to his players during a FIFA World Cup qualifying soccer match between Uruguay and Chile in Montevideo. Read More »

Love can be expressed in any language: Irrfan Khan


The movie is all about education which supports to be an instrument of information & enlightenment. Khan was on a trip to the city on Tuesday along with the crew of Hindi Medium and the highlight of the trip turned out to be Irrfan's meeting with Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton WINS Spanish Grand Prix after epic battle with Sebastian Vettel


While Vettel took on another set of the quicker soft tyre, Mercedes extended the stints of Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas, eventually putting medium tyres on the former and using the latter to hold up the charging Ferrari for four laps. "You know, it's been a really good weekend and to be able to bounce back from Russian Federation is, was a great thing". "The laps after I was doing everything to stay in front". Read More »

Thiem puts Nadal revenge in his sights


He now leads the ATP Race to London, ahead of Roger Federer. "This is a very emotional period of the season", Nadal said. "There's no blame on anyone, it's down to me", Murray said after an error-strewn performance against Coric. And, having set up a fourth match point, the 30-year-old steered a backhand volley away for a victor, before sinking to his knees in delight. Thiem again responded with a fierce battle with Nadal serving for the match but Nadal finally put him away with ... Read More »

Harry Kane nets four goals as Tottenham destroy Leicester City


Kane scored four in Tottenham's 6-1 victory at Leicester on Thursday night to take his Premier League tally to 75. "But it's true that Harry Kane is our main striker and one of the best in the world", he said. "The biggest thing I'm proud of is that I had two big injuries and was out for 11 weeks so to still be there at the top of the Premier League and to score 30-plus goals [in all competitions] is a big achievement". Read More »

Tottenham's Kane puts 4 past Leicester


Foreshadowing their imminent goal spree, Tottenham started with a swagger and almost took the lead when Kane's pass picked out Son, only for Chilwell to deny him with a last-ditch block. Son has 21 goals in all competitions this season. "He is OK but maybe not in his best condition to play 90 minutes, but he has been available to help the team in the last few weeks". Read More »

Reds facing potential Champions League nightmare

Finishing fourth would mean the Reds likely go into the UCL qualifying draw unseeded, making them vulnerable to the possibility of drawing heavyweights from across the continent, including Borussia Dortmund, Napoli, Sporting Lisbon or Sevilla. Read More »

Adams' comments 'sad' - Arsenal's Wenger


Summer signing Granit Xhaka has established himself as a first-team regular under Arsene Wenger , but you should bear in mind that the Swiss global has been named in the worst Premier League transfer XI of the season, alongside Bravo, Djedje, Fonte, Hernandez, Lescott, Ibe, Sissoko, Tore, Janssen, Zaza. Read More »

Matt Harvey Suspended Three Games; Reportedly Unrelated To Sex Toy Incident


Harvey was scheduled to start Sunday but could not since his suspension began Saturday, and Adam Wilk (0-1) allowed six runs (five earned) in 3 2/3 innings while filling in for him. "I don't think the pitches were awful, but I also didn't make them to what we were trying to do". He missed the 2014 season after undergoing Tommy John surgery and had surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome that ended his season early past year, when he made only 17 starts, going 4-10 with a 4.86 ERA. Read More »

Sandro: Hopefully I'll score against Madrid & hand the title to Barcelona


Once again Ronaldo made the difference as he took his tally to 13 goals in his last eight games with early strikes in each half. Cristiano Ronaldo (10 and 48 minute) scored twice in the 4-1 win in Vigo. "We scored early and then had 20 hard minutes", added Zidane. Despite blips throughout the campaign, Real have now managed to score in their last 63 games in all competitions, which is now the longest run by a side featuring in the top five leagues across the continent. Read More »

Maria Sharapova denied wildcard place at French Open

Refused a wildcard for the French Open , Sharapova will need to negotiate three qualifying rounds if she's to reach Wimbledon's main draw. The five-time Grand Slam women's singles title victor announced today that she has chose to try her luck in the preliminary rounds, being played at Roehampton's Bank of England Sports Centre, of the tournament which she won in 2004 as a 17-year-old. Read More »