Victor Moses is in line to return for Chelsea against Bournemouth on Saturday - a match that manager Antonio Conte believes will be a "great challenge" for the Premier League leaders. Son Heung-Min was on target in Tottenham's escape act in south Wales and the South Korean forward insists the team will not give up on the title race.
Spurs were enjoying the majority of possession but they were nearly caught out when Naughton reached Mawson's terrific cross-field ball and his effort deflected inches wide off Davies. And Davies believes Tottenham's stunning comeback is proof they are going from strength to strength. Pochettino has now praised his players for not giving up on the game and grinding out a tough away result to keep them in the title race.
Fittingly, Rahul finished the match with a hard-run three and celebrated wildly. Five balls later, Pujara was run out for a duck. Ajinkya Rahane, leading the side in the absence of injured captain Virat Kohli, smacked consecutive sixes off Pat Cummins before KL Rahul stroked the winning runs before lunch on Tuesday.
And the move to play Azpilicueta in the first half in that role paid off with the Spaniard linking up with Pedro to pull the ball back for Hazard, who went on to score the opener in the 10th minute. City dominated large periods of the second half in west London , with Kompany heading against the woodwork and John Stones sending a stoppage-time volley agonisingly over the crossbar.
The 24-year-old, who has scored 13 goals in 29 appearances this term, sustained the injury during the second half of Saturday's Merseyside derby victory over Everton. While Liverpool have struggled away from home, Stoke have struggled to beat the Reds, with only two wins in their last 10 league meetings. Klopp said that if it were current table toppers Chelsea in the same exact position as the Reds yesterday that their opponent would not "have the ball (even) three times in the last 20 ...
The Sanchez saga could turn ugly in the summer if Arsenal do not sell him if he really wants to leave the club. The radio station also considers a move to France more likely for Sanchez than one across London because Arsenal , who purchased Sanchez from Barcelona in 2014, would not be willing to aid a Premier League rival.
Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne said the team's return to the top of the podium was long overdue, with the victory meaning a non-Mercedes driver leads the world championship for the first time since 2013. It was only one race but the nature of Sebastian Vettel's victory suggests that three years of Mercedes domination may be over. "Even if we won all those races and it did look like it was easy, it was clear it wasn't", he explained.
Interestingly enough, other female UFC fighters have competed in the state of NY with breast implants, so it is unknown at this time why Gonzalez was singled out. The NYSAC informed Gonzalez of the decision only after her weigh-in Friday. The rule has been in place at least since 2014, making it easy to wonder what led to this oversight by both the commission and the UFC.
In his birth town of Funchal, Ronaldo already has a museum and bronze statue in his honour. The ceremony followed Portugal's first match on the island for 16 years -Ronaldo and co going down 3-2 to Sweden in a friendly Tuesday. The 32-year-old Ronaldo is a local hero in Madeira, where he is seen as a rags- to-riches success. "We scored the first two goals and the game was under control, but we lacked attention in the second half".
Koscielny went off at half-time during Arsenal's 2-2 draw with Manchester City last weekend and the France worldwide was absent when the Gunners saw off West Ham 3-0 on Wednesday. Palace also defensive problems as Patrick van Aanholt, James Tomkins and Scott Dann are all injured. Sam Allardyce's side have won four of their last five games moving them out of the relegation zone.
In the bottom of the seventh inning, he smacked a ball to deep center field, and looked to tie the game. I think everybody did. "It's good to get the other guys involved, too". He was getting treated following the game and was unavailable for comment. "Yesterday was my mother's birthday, and I told her, 'I'm going to hit you a homer, '" Almora said.
In Wednesday's other matches, Tottenham came from behind in a 3-1 win at Swansea City to keep pace with Chelsea , while Arsenal dominated West Ham United 3-0 to vault over Manchester United into fifth place, trailing Man City by four points with a game in hand.
Then you see how much I m frustrated. Berdych advanced with a 6-3, 7-5 win over Adrian Mannarino. "It was more on my racquet and I like it that way", said the Swiss, who won his 18th Grand Slam title at the Australian Open in January. Great Britain's Johanna Konta is set to face Simona Halep of Romania in one quarter-final with the victor facing either world number one Angelique Kerber of Germany or the United States' Venus Williams .
Ajinkya Rahane was sublime at the top of the order while Dhoni didn't get too much to do with the bat. Talking about his leg-spinner Imran Tahir, who took three wickets to restrict Mumbai to 184 for eight, Smith said, "Tahir was magnificent, probably called him on a little bit earlier than I would have liked to".
A comfortable hold of serve secured the opener and Nadal's dogged efforts thereafter ultimately proved in vain as Federer took advantage of a stroke of luck at 4-4 in set two, when a dead net cord gave him the opportunity to break. "I truly believe you are going to still win this tournament". "Was a good start to the season playing already three finals". I need time to prepare'.
The Cambridge women came in 11 lengths ahead crossing the finishing line, a dramatic turnaround from their near-sinking in last year's competition. Oxford have beaten Cambridge in the 163rd men's Boat Race on the River Thames. Oxford's Rebecca Esselstein made an error with her oar - known as catching a crab - and her crew never recovered. In the reserve crews, the Isis rowed to victory in the men's competition, while the women's race was won by Cambridge's Blondie .
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said Friday the government had made a decision to pull out of F1 because of the high cost of staging the event and declining ticket sales and tourism figures. Malaysian officials have said the Sepang circuit, which can accommodate 120,000 fans, drew just 45,000 to the 2016 Grand Prix, and TV ratings were also poor.
The four-and-a-half mile course will see 40 runners take on 30 fences at Aintree racecourse , which has hosted the race since 1839. Representatives of Inspired Entertainment's governance disclosed the virtual race software uses complex data algorithms in order to deliver the most authentic predictor of the popular steeplechase to this date.
Yet, when Joshua King proved to have the coolest head among a cluster of bodies with three minutes remaining, two more points slipped from his grasp. "The situation is not dramatic, we still have a lot to play for", he told the club's website. It has left Klopp open to questions about why he did not strengthen in January when his side were still in the title race and why his squad is not deeper.
Bob Hawke pours a glass of his namesake brew. It won't be the first time the name Hawke will be uttered around beer circles. Its first beer, Hawke's Lager , will roll out in a shortlist of iconic Sydney venues from today, 6 April. Our conversation drifted to what a beer brand with Bob Hawke might look like, which for us was all about recognising the kind-hearted, generous and community-centric values Mr Hawke embodies and then building a brand around that, and of course ensuring a great ...
Sustained winds reaching 20 miles per hour with gusts reaching 30 miles per hour coupled with temperatures barely reaching into the 60s had the players on edge from the first tee and so far has kept anyone from posting a round in the 60s. "If it happened on Monday, I don't think we would have any issues but it happened Wednesday afternoon". He only had one bogey through his opening 10 holes before a disaster at the 11th, where his approach sailed left into the pond.
The weather service said that further surveys of the damage caused by Thursday's storms will be conducted Friday. Information about storm safety is available from the Rapid City National Weather Service web site: www.weather.gov/rapidcity , county emergency management or homeland security offices, and the American Red Cross.
The next chapter in the scrap comes on Wednesday as Spurs are expected to win at struggling Swansea City while Manchester City will present a formidable obstacle for Chelsea at Stamford Bridge . Pochettino said: "We knew very well how hard Burnley have made it for other teams here, so I give a lot of credit to my team". "We are getting into good positions but trying to find that final ball is what we are trying to do".
He threw only 16 breaking pitches, but they got him four outs and yielded no baserunners. The Toronto offence still has some work to do, and it is early. Souza had three hits, including a pair of doubles. Each team had only two hits in the first five innings, but Toronto had much more to show for it, thanks to Morales' two-out grand slam in the third inning.
Trump administration officials and leading GOP legislators said they are not giving up trying to find common ground between conservatives and moderates. Lee Westwood is third on his own after five consecutive birdies between the 13th and 17th brought him from three-over par to two-under par , while eight players share fourth on one-under par - Last week's Houston Open victor, Russell Henley; Kevin Chappell; Andy Sullivan; Matthew Fitzpatrick; Phil Mickelson; Justin Rose; Jason Dufner and ...
Jose Mourinho claimed on Friday that Manchester United are displaying strong home form despite nine Premier League draws at Old Trafford this season. But I'm keeping my head up, and I'm going to fight to the last . Stankovic, 38, who played for Mourinho for two years, says the 54-year-old's "dedication" and "relations he makes with his players" sets him apart.
For more than a year now, everything has been working for Johnson, who has six wins - including last year's U.S. Open - two seconds, two thirds and four other top-10s in his last 18 starts worldwide. "I definitely didn't play my best today in the first match or the second", Johnson said about his Sunday in Austin. World number one Johnson was 5 up through eight holes but withstood a furious rally by the 22-year-old Spaniard, who was trying to become the youngest victor of one of the elite ...
Leading the way was American Charley Hoffman with a ridiculous 65 (-7) in Round 1. And then he made the putts, so many that it felt as though he never missed. Hoffman holed everything, knocking in nine birdies on a day when only two players broke 70. He saved two tough pars after missing the green in the wrong spots on Nos.
I feel like I've been right to y'all in that sense and no one's told me otherwise. Some players just want to learn what goes Nicklaus' head in general. "She's good", Day said. "It's just going to be fun". The practice rounds from Augusta National often create as much buzz as the main event. "I've had some good and some bad, and I look to always try to find it as we go down Magnolia Lane".
Chelsea's shock loss at home to Crystal Palace got Spurs fans active, and their 2-0 win at Burnley , a place that's very hard for an away side to come in and take all three points, inspired them to proverbially "break" the micro-blogging platform.
The swede, who has 15 goals in the premier league is certain his return will restore United's fight for fourth position and UCL qualification. Elsewhere, United welcome back Zlatan Ibrahimovic into the side following the completion of his three-match suspension, with Ander Herrera and Daley Blind also coming back into the XI.
Javier Hernandez scored on a cross from Carlos Vela to open the score in the seventh minute and Nestor Araujo added a headed goal on the stroke of halftime. Yet a roster depleted by injuries, suspensions and a personal absence have cast a pall over the US chances. "He's like, 'How many minutes you think you can give me?' I said I'll give you all the minutes I can".
Even more so at the age of 35. Federer's return to tennis' top table has been one of the sporting highlights of 2017. The break in Federer's season arrives during his best start to a campaign since 2006. Roger Federer needed more than three hours to outlast Kyrgios 7-6 (9) 6-7 (9) 7-6 (5) in a pulsating Miami Open semi-final on Friday to set up another mouthwatering final clash with Nadal.
CITY-For just a few moments, Russell Westbrook slowed down. Kiwi Steven Adams was a strong presence under the rim in pulling down 10 boards, while Spaniard Marc Gasol was the pick of the opposition with 23 points to go with four blocks.
Joshua King's late leveller for Bournemouth in a 2-2 draw at Anfield all but knocked Liverpool out of the title equation as it is 12 points adrift of Chelsea . The importance of that element to Chelsea's success was emphasised last weekend when Victor Moses, who has played a crucial if largely unheralded role in his rebirth as right wingback, was absent from the Premier League starting team for the first time since the end of September.
Mane's absence is a significant blow for Klopp due to the fact that the former Southampton winger has 13 goals and five assists to his name this season. Klopp also said midfielder Philippe Coutinho and striker Daniel Sturridge were doubtful for Saturday's league visit to Stoke City while English duo Jordan Henderson and Adam Lallana will both definitely miss the game.
Mourinho's men are unbeaten in their last 20 league games, but he has no doubt they are not scoring enough goals. "It is an fantastic run of 20 matches unbeaten but too many draws at home". Jose Mourinho referred to United's performance as "not very good". We need his fantastic physical and technical qualities but he can not play with my brain.
He birdied from 19 feet. "Everything was going in", Hoffman said. "I would have loved to have made a couple of those birdie putts I had, but I hit some good putts. But with conditions expected to improve through the weekend, there's a host of capable challengers looking to fill the void left by the withdrawal of Johnson, the world's No.
His questionable status further scrambled what was already predicted to be a wild first round. Not likely. When the first groups tee off in the morning, the temperatures are expected to be in the high 40s, reaching only the mid-60s with sustained winds in excess of 20 miles per hour throughout the day.
Tiger did it a few times. Spieth, never worse than second in three career Masters starts, cited McIlroy as an intimidating leaderboard presence. The Texan held a five-shot lead through nine holes of the final round in 2016 but a quadruple-bogey 7 at the par-3 12th hole allowed Danny Willett to don the green jacket.
The champions' talisman missed the 4-1 defeat of Granada last time out due to an accumulation of yellow cards, but more than made up for lost time in Wednesday's resounding success at Camp Nou with a brace and an assist. "It's not their best moment, not their best dynamic, but they remain a hard rival". "We have to believe again". Sevilla's night got worse when Spanish global Vitolo saw red in stoppage time for a second yellow card after hacking down Neymar.
Lewis Hamilton got away cleanly at the start, but Vettel stuck to him like glue during the first stage of the race. We won't panic, though. The German fended off challenges from the pair of Mercedes' drivers, Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas, to win the race.
The win kept Chelsea seven points clear at the top of the table with Manchester City clinging to a Top 4 spot for dear life. "Usually I like to say only who wins write the history". The race for the top four is certainly heating up, with Liverpool now sat in third place, six points ahead of Arsenal and Man United, while Man City sit in fourth position.
The Hammers have lost their last five league matches and defeat to the Swans would see them sucked right into the relegation battle, and leave a huge question mark over the manager's future. Fonte, 33, has struggled since joining West Ham from Southampton, with the centre back perceivably past his best at this age, and the Hammers investing in the defender could come back to haunt them after some terrible performances so far.
I love this club and I will give everything to be here . But despite the criticism from his coach, Shaw insists that he is "loving it" at Old Trafford, and is determined to find a place in the team. "I am working really hard at the moment, especially now more than ever", the England global said. "Especially now more than ever". "With the VAR (video assistant referee), we win this game 2-1 because it's not an offside", Mourinho told BT Sport.
The defending NBA Champs hold a one-game lead, plus the tiebreaker with the C's for the No. 1 spot. The titanic battle between the two sides never materialized as a fired-up Cavs surged into a 57-42 lead at half-time. With the National Basketball Association regular season concluding in the coming days, teams across the National Basketball Association will be making their final playoff pushes.
Ronaldo, 32, wore a dark suit and tie to the ceremony and looked smart as he stood in front of an odd bust of himself. One user said: "For a very handsome man, Ronaldo has some appalling luck with statue makers". At the time, the decision to rename the airport after the striker was controversial. In the rebranding of the airport, an image of Ronaldo's face now appears on the airport's signboard and a bronze statue sits outside the arrivals terminal.
The world's top player Dustin Johnson withdrew on the first day April 6 after suffering a back injury when he fell down a flight of stairs the day prior. Spieth's big number was far from the only one in Thursday's hard conditions, with the wind sending ripples through Rae's Creek - and the leaderboard.
Munn and Rodgers have been the subject of many an engagement rumor - most notably in early 2016, when Munn posted a hilarious screenshot of a text conversation with her mother, who'd heard through the press that the couple agreed to marry. "Olivia doesn't really have anything to do with it", a source previously told PEOPLE . "No, we don't", she said. There have been reports throughout the years that Rodgers relationship with Munn caused strains in his relationship with his family.
However, Lukaku failed to make an impact during the Merseyside derby on Saturday afternoon, as the Toffees slumped to a disappointing 3-1 defeat at the hands of Liverpool. " It's a lack of respect and without that in the dressing room we have nothing ", Arsenal great, Martin Keown said. Lukaku can be seen shushing the Welsh defender before Gareth Barry intervenes.