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Zidane tells Real Madrid players not to expect Cardiff's miracle against Juve

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Defender Giorgio Chiellini said during yesterday's press conference that this match will not be about taking revenge, but it is natural to assume that the defeat is still fresh in their memory. "Then we go to Madrid to play our match and we also have the Coppa Italia final". Zidane returns to Juventus where he spent five years between 1996 and 2001 as a player before moving to Real Madrid . Read More »

Boston Red Sox vs. Miami Marlins Free Pick

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With runners on first and second and two out, "El Trece" delivered for Boston, crushing a two-run double to deep left field to give the Sox a 4-2 lead they would not relinquish. Over on the Marlins' side, they're going with RHP Jose Urena on Tuesday. - Boston got on the board early when Martinez shot a two-out RBI single to right field in the first inning to plate Benintendi. Read More »

Noel, Sefolosha get 5-game drug bans

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Noel's suspension will begin Wednesday when the Mavericks take on the Trail Blazers. Noel's ban will cover the final five games of the season for the Mavericks, starting Tuesday night against Portland. The Mavericks traded for the injury-prone former Kentucky standout last season with hopes he'd be the team's center of the future. His tenure with the Mavs might best be characterized by his decision to visit the media dining room to get a hot dog at halftime of a December 2 game in which he ... Read More »

Alvarez Out Of GGG Rematch On May 5th

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It's been a bad week for combat sports already with the loss of the big Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov fight at UFC 223 , and now we're sad to report that boxing is also taking a big hit now with Saul "Canelo" Alvarez confirming he's out of his big May 5th rematch with Gennady Golovkin . Read More »

Leishman in Masters hot seat beside Tiger Woods

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Hopefully I end up on top but I have got a lot of work to do between now and then. That's been the case since his first one, in 1995, and it was only more true today, as Woods engaged in this bit of Masters theater for the first time since 2015. Read More »

Liverpool's Mane backs Salah to halt Manchester City Champions League run

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But almost three months on from that 4-3 thriller, City are ready to put the record straight in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final. "I'm looking forward to playing in a fantastic atmosphere at Anfield and hopefully we will be enjoying it afterwards as well". "We know they are beatable [after the 4-3 victory], definitely, but this is a different game". Read More »

Orioles-Astros, 1st Ld-Writethru,886

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The first hit off Cole (1-0) was slugger Joey Gallo's opposite-field homer just over the tall wall in left field in the first inning against a four-man outfield. He entered with a 3-0 record and a 2.68 ERA in his first appearance of the year. The over's hit in zero of those games, compared to one that went under the total. Read More »

The Only Coach I'd Trade Jay Wright For Is Coach K

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Flash vs. grind. The sublime offense and the debonair coach vs. the crunching defense and, well, Columbo. It's Villanova's second national championship in three years. Conjuring flashes of Luke Hancock - the former unsung Louisville forward and current financial adviser who seared MI in the 2013 title game - DiVincenzo came off the bench to blister the Wolverines like nobody had this season. Read More »

Brandin Cooks traded to Rams for 1st-round pick

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But, the Patriots were clearly content to play in 2018 without their key offensive addition from past year, and the Rams found some needed helped at wide receiver after losing Sammy Watkins in free agency. Although the Rams won't be getting Beckham, Cooks is a pretty decent consolation prize. With Julian Edelman sidelined for the season, Cooks put up 65 receptions for 1,082 yards and seven touchdowns. Read More »

Ish Sodhi saves Black Caps with bat in drawn test with England

But with 10 wickets in hand, New Zealand batting coach Craig McMillan was eyeing what would be only the fourth series win over England in 36 series - and the first since 1999."It would be huge". Ish Sodhi had an impressive performance for New Zealand against England . With the next ball, Broad gave Williamson a sighter outside the off stump but the New Zealand skipper made a decision to have a crack and the ball was edged to Jonny Bairstow behind the stumps. Read More »

José Mourinho adds his son to Man United's technical staff

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Mourinho was notably prickly when asked about Pogba's form ahead of the game, telling reporters to "ask him" about why he wasn't performing. But Mourinho - a long-term adversary of the former Barcelona boss - singled out Swansea manager Carlos Carvalhal for special praise despite the Swans defeat on Saturday - just their second in the league since he took over in January. Read More »

Messi shock snub as Real Madrid ace names his 'perfect XI'

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In today's edition of L'Équipe , it has been revealed how Zidane convinced Cristiano that at this point in his career, is when he should be saving himself for the most important part of the campaign. "We'll see what the coach decides". We have respect for Juventus too, they're a great team with great players. "The most important thing is experience and small details can be key". Read More »

7 countries interested in Olympics 2026 (3)

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The IOC also hinted that others were "already considering 2030 and beyond, including the United States Olympic Committee". Peter Reinebo, Chief Executive of the Swedish Olympic Committee, said he believed it was likely that one of the contenders from Europe would win the 2016 bid. Read More »

Blue Jays look to keep solving woes vs

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The Blue Jays (3-2) have won three games in a row, all after falling behind, while the White Sox (2-1) lost for the first time this season. Of course, it remains to be seen if this formula of success does prove sustainable over the course of this season for the Toronto Blue Jays . Read More »

Cesar Azpilicueta predicts where Chelsea FC will finish this season

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Tottenham could even afford the luxury of doing the damage without Harry Kane , who made his return from a three-week layoff with ankle ligament damage 16 minutes from time. " Conte can't wait to leave Chelsea ". "It's not over until it is mathematically impossible, but it would be very hard for sure if we lost", Alonso told British media. Read More »

White Pine man indicted on child porn charges

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The judge, upon learning that McQuay is also wanted in Greene County on "multiple" similar offenses, set his bond at $1 million. A federal grand jury indicted Ensenat in August 2017, alleging five counts of making child pornography, six counts of receiving it. Read More »

Manny Pacquiao takes Matthysse fight for world title to Malaysia

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Lomachenko, who holds the WBO super featherweight title, will return to the ring next month in an attempt to capture his third divisional belt when he challenges WBA lightweight world champion Jorge Linares. Pacquiao's boxing record suffered from his last match after losing to Australian boxer Jeffrey Horn, Jr.in July 2017, scratching his record to 39 wins, seven losses, and two draws. Read More »

Warriors' Patrick McCaw forgives Vince Carter for injuring him

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The Warriors will be without Stephen Curry (MCL sprain), Omri Casspi (sprained ankle) and Patrick McCaw ( lumbar spine contusion ), while Andre Iguodala ( knee soreness ) and Kevon Looney (flu) are listed as doubtful for the game. Even when the teams have been healthy, though, the Thunder have held up well against the Warriors , taking two of the three meetings this season. Read More »

Manchester United announce pre-season tour of US

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The Spaniard made only his second appearance in two months in Saturday's 2-0 win over Swansea following hamstring injuries. "We have the players, we have everything". Pogba has been one of the main targets for criticism from demanding local media and public. "I play less, it's a situation I did not know". It's not me who picks the team. Read More »

Lanning, bowlers help Aussies clinch Women's T20I Tri-series title

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After a cautious approach till the tenth over when her team's score was 80 for three, Lanning and Elyse advanced hitting fours and sixes at will and from overs 11 to 16, scored 11, 17, 12, 17, 12 and 16 runs and to post a new world record partnership for the third wicket in the shortest format of the game. Read More »

United deserve second place: Mourinho

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Manchester United midfielder Jesse Lingard admits he owes his progress this season to manager Jose Mourinho . The Merseyside outfit are United's main competitors to finish behind only champions elect Manchester City , though Tottenham Hotspur are only four points behind in fourth, but Mourinho believes his charges are this year's worthy runners-up. Read More »

Stewart, Kevin Ward's family settle lawsuit

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The Ward family filed the lawsuit in August 2015, one year after Ward was struck and killed by Stewart during a sprint vehicle race at Canandaigua (N.Y.) Motorsports Park. The judge had earlier cited a deposition provided by another driver in the race, Jessica Zemken-Friesen, in which she said she observed Mr. Stewart turn the front wheels of his auto to the right and "hit the throttle" as he approached Kevin Ward Jr.'s position on the track prior to the collision. Read More »

Liverpool star Mane 'wasn't worried' about being sent off

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Tomorrow evening, Liverpool will play host to Manchester City as the two giants are set for an all-English Champions League semi-final. The Egyptian forward has enjoyed an exceptional first season on Merseyside, scoring 37 goals across all competitions and firing Liverpool to the last eight of Europe's elite competition for the first time in nine years. Read More »

Liverpool's Joel Matip expected to miss remainder of season

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However the long season is finally catching up with Jurgen Klopp's side with a spate of injuries mounting up as we hit the last two months of the season. It will put extra pressure on Virgil van Dijk and Dejan Lovren to stay fit and on top of their game, especially as talented youngster Joe Gomez is also nursing an injury problem that will potentially keep him out for the next few fixtures at least. Read More »

Liverpool vs Manchester City Live Stream Score Commentary in Champions League 2018

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Liverpool and Man City have already played out two fabulous Premier League contests this season and the expectation is for a repeat at Anfield this midweek. That ties the mark set by Robin van Persie in 2012-13 and Cristiano Ronaldo in 2007-08. The quarter finals come and go quickly, with just six days between the two matches, both Liverpool and City playing their city rivals on Saturday too, City's game against Manchester United will be of particular interest given three points ... Read More »

Salah Unstoppable As Liverpool Punish Wasteful Palace

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They are the only Premier League side who has defeated the Citizens thus willing to replicate a similar outcome at Anfield this Wednesday night in their crucial Champions League tie. Liverpool's defence has been strengthened considerably by the £75million signing of Virgil van Dijk since that 5-0 defeat. Salah has always been the leading contender for signing of the season but some would argue that his 37 goals and overall contribution now make him a valid alternative vote to De ... Read More »

Ian Poulter: 'There is life in the old dog yet'

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Poulter's chances of qualifying for the year's first major, which starts on Thursday, looked remote after he shot 73 on Thursday but rounds of 64, 65, 67 followed after he flicked what he described as a "mental switch". "The journey continues", Poulter said. And Sunday's dramatic play-off victory not only secured a place in the Masters, but it lifted Poulter to 29th in the world and 20th in the FedEx Cup. Read More »

NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE)

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Traders have different rules for what constitutes liquidity and a good guide is the volume of trades and volume of shares that are traded each day. NIKE Inc ( NYSE: NKE ) has grabbed attention from the analysts when it experienced a change of 1.53% in the last trading session to close at $66.44. Read More »

Reds' Van Dijk relishing City test in Champions League

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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says Mohamed Salah is not the only risky player in this current Liverpool squad. However, that'll be the furthest thing on Guardiola's mind this evening. Club record signing Virgil van Dijk did not feature in either of those games however and Klopp will be hoping the £75 million Dutch defender can ensure a tighter defensive display. Read More »