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Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez

Alvarez , 26, is the lineal Middleweight and WBO Junior Middleweight champion who , despite a blemish on his record against Floyd Mayweather, is virtually one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world, so it was no surprise that he outclassed Chavez Jr.as he did tonight. Read More »

Torres: Atletico Madrid will eventually win the Champions League

Atletico manager Diego insisted he was proud of his players, despite defeat. "The first 30 or 35 minutes of the first half will stay in the memory of people and, yes, the opposition possibly took advantage of defensive disorder to score, but those moments and the magical nights that happened in the Calderon will stay in the memory". Read More »

Highlights of Thursday's National Hockey League games

Phil Kessel scored twice, Sidney Crosby set up more goals and the Pittsburgh Penguins chased Braden Holtby on the way to a 6-2 victory over the Washington Capitals in Game 2 Saturday night that gave them a commanding 2-0 lead in their second-round series. Read More »

Browns Already Loaded With 12 Picks For 2018 NFL Draft

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Quote from Garrett [on potentially being selected to go to Clevelend]: "If there's the opportunity to turn things around, that's what great players do". While 21 NFL Draft picks sat in a makeshift green room at the Philadelphia Museum of Art , wearing suits and ties and waiting impatiently for the phone to ring, top prospect Myles Garrett celebrated with friends and family in his hometown. Read More »

Here's What Anthony Joshua Said To Klitschko Minutes Before Knocking Him Out

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The heavyweight rivals have been talking about a match-up since last week when they exchanged barbs on Twitter and Fury challenged Joshua after his victory at Wembley, saying he "can beat AJ with one arm tied behind my back". Fury went on to boast: " I don't even need a warm-up if he wants this ". "I know he's been talking a lot, and he wants to come back and compete". Read More »

Ducks eliminate Oilers, advance to Conference finals

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Then the Ducks flexed their muscles for essentially 40 minutes of almost flawless hockey to advance to the Western Conference Final. They are in the Western Conference Final for the second time in the past three years. The Oilers look to build on their remarkable game six victory in which they blew the Ducks out of Rogers Place to the tune of a 7-1 final behind a five goal opening period that spearheaded the effort and led to tonight's deciding game seven. Read More »

Wizards vs. Celtics Game 5

Thomas still managed to score 18 points and dish out nine assists. In the second, facing Washington's weak bench, the Celtics' youth movement pulled away. The Celtics continued the home dominance between the two teams this season. They found one potion that worked Wednesday. The shooters around him were open. Read More »

Aaron Hernandez's Murder Conviction Vacated

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A judge who agreed to erase Aaron Hernandez's conviction in a 2013 murder has said there may be "complex and myriad" reasons why the former National Football League star took his own life. Despite Judge Susan Garsh's ruling, she said the case would likely drag on for a long time. Even though Garsh ruled to vacate the conviction , the Commonwealth of MA is expected to appeal. Read More »

Same again for Windies in Dominica

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Credit must be given to the West Indies captain, Holder, and his pace attack, because he could have easily turned to spin after a small fight back by the Pakistan batting order on a fifth day pitch, which may have caused the game to take another twist. Read More »

Orioles at Red Sox

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The Boston Red Sox were pleased by Price's velocity. "As soon as she was done the fan sitting next to me, a white middle-aged man, said that she "sang too long" and that she 'N-worded it up, '" said Hennick, speaking with anchor Chris Cuomo on CNN's "New Day" Friday. Read More »

Boro lacked the quality to survive in Premier League

Chelsea's Diego Costa scores their first goal against Middlesbrough at Stamford Bridge, May 8, 2017. We know West Brom are a hard team to play against - we had a very tough game here (1-0 win at Stamford Bridge in December). "The target is very close and we must have enthusiasm, will, desire to take this target". Gary Cahill has mainly taken over captaincy duties but the Spain global is a commanding force on the pitch and led Chelsea out for the first time in a 4-2 FA Cup semi-final win ... Read More »

Jonas Blixt wins 3rd pro golf event

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Young Australian golfer Cameron Smith is close to securing a maiden victory and some huge rewards after surging to a four-shot lead with partner Jonas Blixt in the US PGA Tour's first team tournament since 1981. The final round was played using the four-ball (best ball) format, where each competitor plays his own ball and the team uses the best score on each hole. Read More »

Barcelona 4-1 Villarreal

Neymar scored first in the 21st minute and 11 minutes after, Cedric Bakambu equalised for Villareal. Casemiro said the win at Granada was hard-earned, telling reporters: "There are no easy games". "I don't just focus on that (their record against the top four) but in what they do as a team". The Ballon d'Or victor was once more at the center of Barcelona's majestic display at Camp Nou against Villarreal on Saturday. Read More »

Spurs' Tony Parker to Undergo Season-Ending Surgery after Game 2 Injury

The Spurs announced on Thursday that Parker has a ruptured quadriceps tendon in his left leg. Spurs: Parker had surgery on Friday to fix the ruptured quadriceps tendon in his left leg. In four games during the regular season, the Spurs beat Houston three times , but the games featured the following margins: two points, two points, two points, and six points. Read More »

Man United aren't in Europa League final yet: Guidetti

The Red Devils boss is giving presidencies to next Thursday's Europa League semi-final second leg against Celta Vigo and looks likely to give some of his big names a break this weekend. Jose Mourinho insists Man United are no longer in the race to qualify for the Champions League domestically. "We've got to win the games and hopefully we beat Arsenal and can concentrate on the next game". Read More »

Orioles pound out 8-3 win over Red Sox

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Baltimore (17-10) knocked a season-high-tying 17 hits as the Orioles earned a split of the series with Boston (15-13). According to WEEI, Red Sox president Sam Kennedy said Wednesday he believed this was the first time a fan had been banned from Fenway for life. Read More »

National Hockey League playoffs: Blues win to tie series

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Edmonton Oilers goalie Cam Talbot , right, and Patrick Maroon celebrates after their 2-1 win against the Anaheim Ducks in Game 2 of a second-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series in Anaheim, Calif., Friday, April 28, 2017. Ryan Ellis scored at 5:09 of the third to break up a scoreless game. "And he has shown me that he hasn't done that". Going into the third period, the Predators were looking to have a two-goal margin again. Read More »

Orioles starter Gausman ejected for hitting batter

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After Wednesday's game between the Orioles and Red Sox, Baltimore general manager Dan Duquette implied the Orioles play the game the "right way". Holbrook ejected Orioles starting pitcher Kevin Gausman with no outs in the second inning after he hit Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts with a pitch. Read More »

Oilers' Talbot receiving deserved attention with post-season performances

Tarasenko scored twice, including the tiebreaking goal with 3 minutes, 51 seconds remaining to give St Louis a 3-2 victory over the Nashville Predators, tying their NHL Western Conference semi-final series at one game apiece. The Calgary Flames were swept by the Ducks in four games of the first round which launched Anaheim into this series against the Oilers . ANAHEIM, Calif. Read More »

African Star: Why I Changed My Mind About Man City

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The arduous season, which has also seen United reach the quarter-finals of the FA Cup and win the League Cup, has taken its toll on the team physically. "All the time when we finish above them during the season it means City is improving very well". "United are building something very interesting, we have to be aware of that and City next year are going to be a much stronger team". Read More »

"Golden state" in a step from conference finals

This evening only three players (KD, Curry , Iguodala) met that benchmark. Anyway, the Jazz get another crack at this on Monday. Golden State will be happy with how things have gone so far. It was a call-back to Durant's days in Oklahoma City as the former MVP reminded just how much of a mismatch he is for any defender. That was particularly obvious in a series of three possessions consecutive possessions in the second quarter when Durant went right at Gordon Hayward . Read More »

Matt Harvey rejoins Mets, apologizes for skipping game

After struggling to a 4-10 record in 2016, Harvey underwent season-ending surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome. Remember this, Lima and Edelman reportedly broke up because Edelman refused to have kids with her. He was also fined. Wilk had been in Albuquerque, New Mexico, with the Mets' Triple-A team Saturday when he was told to get to NY. He said he had a migraine, and somehow the message didn't get through to the right people in the Mets organization. Read More »

Sharma, Ashwin named in India's Champions Trophy squad

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Shami, who last played a one-day global in the 2015 World Cup, has recovered from injury and been playing with the Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League. He has worked his way back in the domestic season and IPL. Not to forget, Dhawan was the highest run getter (363) and was also adjudged as Man of Series in 2013 ICC Champions Trophy. Read More »

Herrera acknowledges Manchester United need Champions League football

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Alvarez thwarted Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Jesse Lingard in one-on-one situations in quick succession before the break and Lingard missed a gilt-edged chance as United were frustrated. "We play in a similar way at home and away, we will try to be more effective than we were today". Herrera and Bailly have played the full 90 minutes in seven games over the last 30 days, and with a number of United players suffering injuries in recent weeks, the manager will be keen to avoid further setbacks ... Read More »

Sharapova into Stuttgart semis on doping return

Sharapova returned to tennis on Wednesday, winning her opening match at the Porsche Grand Prix in Stuttgart, Germany . The 30-year-old five-time Grand Slam victor dominated Makarova, ranked 43 in the world, for a 7-5, 6-1 win in just one hour, 20 minutes, in the second-round tie. Read More »

Emre Can's wonder strike helps Liverpool defeat Watford

It was a special goal but I'm very happy that we got the three points, it was the most important (thing)", he added. With the win, Liverpool moved to 69 points from 35 games as they hold the third spot of the EPL and the Champions League berth that goes with it. Read More »

Manchester City demolished Crystal Palace to move third in the Premier League

One - at White Hart Lane. "The others, no chance", Guardiola said. Guardiola said: "I am pretty sure [former manager] Manuel Pellegrini missed him a lot last season". "There have been a few games this season where we should have had the victory but this was different." he added. Allardyce said that his team should never have gone chasing the deficit until the late stages of the game and instead concentrated on keeping it at 1-0. Read More »

Aussie Smith in delayed PGA Tour playoff

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Blixt and Smith overcame Americans Kevin Kisner and Scott Brown in a sudden-death playoff that lasted four holes after the two teams tied at 27-under par after four rounds. "I can't say it's another day, but you've got to go home, recharge, and pretty much forget everything you've done the last four days and just go out and make a birdie or eagle or whatever to win it", Blixt said. Read More »

Watch NHL Round 2 Game 7 Online, Team News

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Of course, the Anaheim Ducks have been the center of attention of all things drama. Almost 14 years after the Anaheim Ducks drafted them together, they've built a mental connection that remains indelible through any playoff pressure or defensive determination. Read More »