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Author: 0 Joanna Jedrzejczyk is baddest woman in UFC, but not for long

The five-round fight went the distance with Andrade coming off second best to Jędrzejczyk, who notched her fifth successful title defense. The champion was simply brilliant. I feel like I need to be here (to) build my brand. "She saw how happy I was winning medals and trophies". "We hang out together". In addition, leading into her title defenses, she carries an intensity that few match; it makes for a great soundbite from a press conference or stare down photo.

Sport Ricciardo downplays Red Bull upgrades
Author: 0 Ricciardo downplays Red Bull upgrades

Despite the slight edge in favour of Ricciardo, we can make the case that Verstappen has been Red Bull's most impressive due to the fact he has competed in 69 less races. Mercedes was first and second in both Barcelona Friday sessions, with Ferrari a second off in the morning and closing to within half a second later on.

Author: 0 Hamilton sees off Vettel in enthralling Barcelona battle

Hamilton started on pole but failed to get off to a quick start as Vettel took the lead and held on to that position for half of the contest. Hamilton's second win of the season cut his deficit to Vettel in the championship to six points after five of 20 races.

Sport Indians' Carrasco leaves game with pectoral tightness
Author: 0 Indians' Carrasco leaves game with pectoral tightness

I went out there and he said, 'Yeah, it's tight.' We'll look at him more Tuesday. "I'm waiting until tomorrow". Corey Kluber is also nearing a return from a strained lower back. Archer is 0-6 lifetime against Cleveland, the only AL team he hasn't defeated. YES said it was the most-viewed network in New York's designated market area for each quarter hour from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Sport Spurs coach blasts Warriors' Pachulia for 'dangerous, unsportsmanlike' play
Author: 0 Spurs coach blasts Warriors' Pachulia for 'dangerous, unsportsmanlike' play

Leonard injured the same ankle in game five of the Western Conference semifinals last week and sat out game six against the Houston Rockets on Thursday (NZT Friday). The Spurs retained a 106-103 lead with less than two minutes left to play before a key sequence set up the Warriors' game-winning finish. "You still go to jail for manslaughter".

Sport Chelsea clinches Premier League
Author: 0 Chelsea clinches Premier League

Terry said the nature of the game against Watford probably surprised some observers. Conte was asked to guarantee if he was staying at the club this summer, and said: " Yes, I can ". Two minutes later Terry gifted Watford a rare away goal scored by Etienne Capoue, while he was also culpable in Stefano Okaka's strike which made it 3-3 before Cesc Fabregas' 88th-minute victor.

Author: 0 Zinedine Zidane to sign long-term contract extension with Real Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo's first leg hat-trick ultimately proved decisive and Real will seek to become the first side to defend the trophy in the Champions League era when they face Juventus in the final in Cardiff on May 3. Next up for Real is a tough home fixture against Sevilla , where they will be looking to extract revenge after Jorge Sampaoli's men won 2-1 back in January.

Sport Despite Having Vasectomy, Antonio Cromartie Gets Wife Pregnant With 14th Child
Author: 0 Despite Having Vasectomy, Antonio Cromartie Gets Wife Pregnant With 14th Child

Terricka, who played a role in the E! series Candy Girls, said she first realized she was pregnant when Cromartie was hospitalized with what she thought was just "bad cramps". I was going back and forth in my head how it could even happen. Even doctors can't stop Antonio Cromartie from doing what he does best: Become a father all over again.

Author: 0 Rafael Nadal to take on Dominic Thiem in Madrid Open final

Nadal told the press before the semi: "I have to play really well or I'm not going to have many chances". The challenge for Djokovic to get back to winning ways, with Nadal dominant on clay, and Federer expected to go full-throttle on the grass, is that much bigger.

Sport Smalling sees positive in Mourinho criticism
Author: 0 Smalling sees positive in Mourinho criticism

Mourinho's side must beat Ajax in Stockholm later this month to gain a Champions League berth for next season via victory in Europe's secondary club competition. But we fight for titles and probably other clubs finishing in the top four, probably they would like to be in our position, to try and fight for a title".

Sport Hernandez was upbeat, spiritual before death: court papers
Author: 0 Hernandez was upbeat, spiritual before death: court papers

The $1.3 million home went under contract last week after more than a year on the market, according to an article by Nancy Lane for the Boston Herald . Another was to reportedly to his 4-year-old daughter, Avielle , and the Daily Mail reported that the third was to an alleged gay prison lover to which Hernandez's lawyer, Jose Baez, refuted and said that it was he who was the intended recipient.

Sport Celtics power past Wizards in Game 7, 115-105
Author: 0 Celtics power past Wizards in Game 7, 115-105

In addition to facing LeBron James in the upcoming series between the Celtics and Cavaliers, the matchup between Thomas and Cleveland's Kyrie Irving could go a long way in deciding who wins the Eastern Conference finals. The Celtics overcame a playoff career-high 38 points from Wizards guard Bradley Beal. Stevens did a masterful job with molding what he has into a 53-win team that got this far.

Sport Ranieri proud to pass Premier League title to Chelsea's Conte
Author: 0 Ranieri proud to pass Premier League title to Chelsea's Conte

But you can't win titles or go into the Champions League without having top players who can make the difference. It's all down to Conte. In another match this morning, Everton beat Watford 1-0. The orchestra has been conducted with feverish intensity by Conte , a manic touchline presence whose full-bodied exhortations have delighted those Chelsea fans who sit beside the dug-out at Stamford Bridge.

Author: 0 Terry gets 1st league start since September

Watford's 1-0 win in 1999 is the Hornets' only win over the Blues in their last 16 meetings in all competitions (D5 L10). Conte and Pochettino are joined on the managerial shortlist by Paul Clement, who guided Swansea to Premier League safety after being appointed in January.

Sport Michael Carrick
Author: 0 Michael Carrick "desperate" to win Europa League

United, who will reveal their third quarter financial results on May 16, received £34.4m from the Champions League pot following their group-stage elimination under Louis van Gaal last season, plus a further £3.4m after reaching the round of 16 of the Europa League .

Sport Chelsea legend Terry undecided about playing future
Author: 0 Chelsea legend Terry undecided about playing future

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte, who restricted Terry to a bit-part role on the pitch this season, paid tribute to the player's influence this season. Substitute Stefano Okaka seemed to have a salvaged a draw for Watford with 16 minutes left, but it was Fabregas who had the final say, before Sebastian Prodl received his marching orders in added time.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho says titles take priority over top four at Manchester United

Mourinho has attracted criticism for resting key players in league games of late, but he insists that, for him, winning the Europa League is more important securing a top-four finish. I can't stop thinking about what could have been... but that's life that's football, you win some you lose some. I don't want to see it now, maybe tomorrow, but even if it was unfair, I don't think the UEFA rules will allow any chance of an appeal.

Sport Djokovic and Nadal advance to Madrid semifinals
Author: 0 Djokovic and Nadal advance to Madrid semifinals

In the Spanish capital, Dominique scored 4 wins, demonstrating a good game, in the semi-final the Austrian beat Uruguayan Cuevas 6: 4,6: 4. The Madrid Open was Djokovic's first tournament since he parted ways with longtime coach Marian Vajda and two other team members to try to regain his "winning spark on the court".

Author: 0 Manchester United reportedly target three Tottenham stars with massive pay increases

It's not possible to do it every three days with Europa League that is the competition with two more matches, with two matches in hand that we had to play later, it's impossible. "This season has been so hard, so if we manage to win the Europa League it will be unbelievable", he said. He replied: "To be honest I think in the Premier League lately the results are not the best - we lost at Arsenal ending that unbeatable run we drew at home to Swansea".

Author: 0 Selectors mull on third spinner or extra batsman for Champions Trophy

The four Supreme Court-appointed administrators (COA), who now supervise BCCI operations, however, instructed the board to ensure the team continued their preparations to defend their title. The Virat Kohli-led team begins its campaign against Pakistan on June 4 at Edgbaston, will face Sri Lanka on June 8 and South Africa on June 11. However Harbhajan Singh and young chinaman Kuldeep Yadav could be in contention if they opt for a third spinner.

Sport Build consensus on Presidential candidate, Nitish Kumar tells BJP
Author: 0 Build consensus on Presidential candidate, Nitish Kumar tells BJP

Asked whether he has the capability to lead a non-BJP alternative, Kumar said: "I neither have any aspiration nor the ability to become the PM". The Opposition's efforts to pitch for a joint candidate for the presidential elections are set to gain ground in the next days with congress president Sonia Gandhi expecting to meet Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati, Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam's (DMK) working president M.K.

Author: 0 How the 2019 Rugby World Cup could play out

Kenya-who will face off with Uganda, Namibia, Zimbabwe and Senegal for the sole African ticket-will not avoid New Zealand , Italy , South Africa and the repechage victor if they sail through. "They can pick anyone from around the world, so it's going to be a very different team that we face". "They have some strong forward play and some gas out wide, so between now and 2019 we're going to have to learn a bit about them".

Sport Australia considers laptop ban on flights from Muslim-majority countries
Author: 0 Australia considers laptop ban on flights from Muslim-majority countries

Australia is considering banning laptops in cabin baggage on commercial flights to prevent terrorist attacks following similar moves by the United States and UK, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Tuesday. either had Australia on their lists or added the nation after the ban. The federal government is considering information and advice 'we are receiving internationally and working very closely with our partners, ' he said.

Sport Champions Chelsea beat Watford in thriller
Author: 0 Champions Chelsea beat Watford in thriller

Antonio Conte gave his captain the first league start since September as the former England global was forced for a place on the bench for the majority of this season. Terry started alongside Nathan Ake and Kurt Zouma in the Chelsea defence and the Blues skipper made the breakthrough in the first half with a close-range finish from a set-piece.

Sport Conte backs youngsters after Chelsea win
Author: 0 Conte backs youngsters after Chelsea win

The Sky Sports pundit was full of praise for the Spain global, who has played every minute of every league game this season, following Premier League champions Chelsea's 4-3 win over Watford on Monday night. Terry grimaced, knowing he might have given up his last chance of an unblemished farewell although Chelsea ended up winning the roller-coaster game thanks to a late victor by Cesc Fabregas.

Sport Zaza takes high road after Popovich pops off on 'unsportsmanlike' play
Author: 0 Zaza takes high road after Popovich pops off on 'unsportsmanlike' play

Of course, Pachulia would not want to hurt his own teammate - one of the best shooters on the squad, at that - so it appears he is exceedingly clumsy, bumbling and, at times, reckless. That's especially true after the Spurs routed Houston last Thursday to clinch their Western Conference semifinal series. "I still have faith in them".

Sport I have no plans to get back into cricket: Younis Khan
Author: 0 I have no plans to get back into cricket: Younis Khan

Leg-spinner Yasir Shah lifted his series-leading wicket tally to 20 with three victims in the morning session but the home side then showed resolve with all-rounder Roston Chase leading the defiance in a topscore of 60 before being forced to retire hurt in the final session.

Author: 0 That's Progression From Last Season - Spurs Star Delights at Second

Preparations for the demolition began immediately after Sunday's closing ceremony, with work taking place through the night, and it is expected to take three months. "And only for now, to say to our fans, to say to everyone that we will try next season to give our best and fight again to try and win the league".

Author: 0 What we know about North Korea's latest missile test

Outsiders also saw a significant technological jump, with the test-fire apparently flying higher and for a longer time period than any other such previous missile. North Korea conducted its 10th missile test on Saturday. US President Donald Trump's administration has made North Korea a priority security issue.

Sport Mourinho done with EPL games after latest defeat
Author: 0 Mourinho done with EPL games after latest defeat

This week, he reflects on the Reds' defeat to Tottenham and looks ahead to our final Premier League games and the Europa League final. "The most important thing for us is there were no injuries and some people were having a proper rest".

Author: 0 Hamilton wins Spanish GP, Ricciardo third

Hamilton won the race after overtaking Vettel with 22 laps remaining. Bottas, who celebrated his first career victory in Russian Federation two weeks ago, made contact with his compatriot and the impact pitched Raikkonen into Verstappen on the other side, smashing the suspension on both cars.

Author: 0 Spurs' Kawhi Leonard ruled out for Game 2 vs Warriors

According to a tweet from Anthony Slater of the San Jose Mercury News , Leonard did not see Zaza Pachulia's play as a dirty one. The Warriors simply avoided him by going wherever Leonard wasn't. Looking at the betting trends, the Spurs are 4-1 ATS in their last five road games, 14-6-1 ATS in their last 21 games against a team above.600 and 7-2 ATS in their last nine Conference Finals games.

Sport IOC Evaluation Commission head calls Paris bid exceptional, detailed
Author: 0 IOC Evaluation Commission head calls Paris bid exceptional, detailed

Baumann and the evaluation commission flew to France on Friday for a similar round of meetings with Paris 2024 and city officials next week, leaving behind glowing reviews of the Los Angeles bid and its transformative potential. "We want to have a direct image of what the city of Paris and the bid committee propose", he said. She worked with the Rome 2004 and Turin 2006 Olympic bids and also managed PR & media for Dr.

Sport Chelsea crowned Premier League champions with 1-0 win at West Brom
Author: 0 Chelsea crowned Premier League champions with 1-0 win at West Brom

It all got a bit too much for Conte's wife Elisabetta, who was seen blubbering in the stands after witnessing Stamford Bridge's display of affection for her husband. Their game against Watford was effectively a dead rubber, but that didn't stop the two teams playing out a classic, which Chelsea edged 4-3. Terry said he was proud to be ending his time at Chelsea with a fifth Premier League winners' medal and the FA Cup Final still to come.

Sport Willett withdraws from Players with back injury
Author: 0 Willett withdraws from Players with back injury

Or world no. 1-ranked Dustin Johnson's eagle at No. 16 from the rough to salvage an otherwise non-descript round. It came a week after his only prior 54-hole lead, a six-shot edge that he squandered at Torrey Pines, a triple bogey at the last hole leading to a playoff loss to Brandt Snedeker.

Sport Who's next for Tyron Woodley and the UFC welterweight title?
Author: 0 Who's next for Tyron Woodley and the UFC welterweight title?

In his in-cage interview , Maia revealed he asked White for a fight against UFC Welterweight Champion Tyron Woodley. Woodley admitted he doesn't think St-Pierre wants to fight him, however, due to his punching power. And you're going to put me in that fight again? "I'm going to get it done if that's the next fight up, but don't blame me". I have to go to Vegas next week, for the retreat with UFC.

Sport Alonso: F1 technology can boost Indy 500 victory bid
Author: 0 Alonso: F1 technology can boost Indy 500 victory bid

But with such a dedicated few years behind him with the team it seems he is slowly being broken thanks to never being able to race let alone win. McLaren executive director Zak Brown told BBC Sport: "If we can build him a competitive auto, he will stay".

Sport Tottenham were flawless against Manchester United - Pochettino
Author: 0 Tottenham were flawless against Manchester United - Pochettino

Off the back of a 2-1 defeat during Spurs' final ever game at White Hart Lane , the Manchester United boss is said to be lining up a massive £110million triple bid for Kyle Walker, Danny Rose AND Eric Dier. On the pitch, a club record-equalling 14-match winning sequence at home propelled them into next season's Champions League while in Argentine Pochettino they boast one of Europe's most highly-regarded coaches.

Sport I could retire after season - Chelsea's Terry
Author: 0 I could retire after season - Chelsea's Terry

His joy soon turned to despair as within two minutes he gifted Watford an equaliser. Going hard early, as the leader of the party often does, Terry gave his side the lead, only to get overexcited and straight away allow Etienne Capoue to equalise.

Author: 0 Watch the first day of practice for the Indy 500

The Formula One star, who jetted into the United States less than 24 hours after finishing 12th in the Spanish Grand Prix, completed 36 laps on the famous oval at a best average speed of 221.63mph. "He's an wonderful person and a true legend in motorsports, so every comment, every word that he says is obviously very, very important for all of us, and inside the team we are extremely proud and happy to work with him", said Alonso.

Author: 0 MRI reveals no structural damage to Spurs' forward Kawhi Leonard's ankle

After coming down on the outstretched foot of Warriors center Zaza Pachulia, Kawhi Leonard's ankle injury was at the center of conversation following the Spurs' 113-111 loss on Sunday So it's no surprise that injury continued to be the main topic of discussion during Monday's press briefing with Spurs coach Gregg Popovich.

Sport Cavs push Raptors to brink
Author: 0 Cavs push Raptors to brink

Suddenly, the Cavs were up 19 with James, Tristan Thompson , Deron Williams and Iman Shumpert assembling tight defense. Kyle Korver found his stroke in this one, scoring 14 points on 5-7 shooting and 4-6 from three to lead the Cavs' bench in scoring.

Sport Chelsea can break record for most wins
Author: 0 Chelsea can break record for most wins

John wants to continue to play. The club captain has not started a Premier League game since a 2-2 draw with Swansea City on September 11. There was an element of good fortune about his goal as Willian's corner was headed by Kurt Zouma on to Terry's back.

Author: 0 Chelsea Near The Premier League Title !!!

Chelsea are one step closer to securing Premier League glory after a dominant 3-0 victory over Middlesbrough last night. Here's a look at how some of the Blues' key performers in the victory over Boro - namely Alonso, Azpilicueta and Pedro - reacted to the huge win on Twitter...

Author: 0 Wall nails game victor to quiet Celtics' funeral talk

The Celtics suffered a crushing 92-91 Game 6 loss in Washington , forcing Monday's Game 7 back in Boston. However, the Celtics planned backfired after the Wizards , with the help of a combined 75 points from John Wall , Bradley Beal and Markieef Morris, beat the Celtics 92-91 to force Game 7 .

Sport Hayward helps Jazz bury Clippers to win series
Author: 0 Hayward helps Jazz bury Clippers to win series

The Jazz used a third-quarter spurt to grab a double-digit lead and retained it for nearly the rest of the contest. LA Clippers guard Chris Paul (left) talks with LA Clippers head coach Doc Rivers (right). The Warriors only got one win, but they won by 20 points. You'd think most teams would want a matchup against an opponent they have a track record of beating consistently, or a team that features a specific matchup they can exploit.

Author: 0 West Ham 1 Tottenham 0: Eric Dier makes key title race admission

The result in east London means Chelsea need just six more points to guarantee they will lift the Premier League for the second time in three years. The Argentine went on to explain that he feels " calm " but is also obviously " disappointed " at the lost as his men " missed the opportunity to reduce the gap ".