Superstar Cristiano Ronaldo opened the scoring in the 20th minute and became the first player ever to score in three different Champions League finals. We won Serie A and the Coppa Italia and reached the Champions League final. The Galaticos took the game by the scruff in the second half, pinning the Old Ladies in their half for most of the opening minutes.
Dufner was unable to stop the rot as he watched his five-shot advantage atop the leaderboard vanish following a five-over-par 77 on Saturday. Ariya Jutanugarn took over the No. Dufner called his third round "pretty pathetic on all accounts, " but added, "I'm still in this tournament". Dufner now lies four shots back from Summerhays, who leads at 13-under par.
The second marker brought the four-time Ballon d'Or victor to 600 goals for club and country, including a record 105 in the Champions League. With its third European title in four seasons, coach Zinedine Zidane has re-established Madrid as the premier team on the continent.
Finn has 69 one-day worldwide caps and was in action for his country less than a week ago on his home ground at Lord's when Woakes was being rested with a thigh niggle which cleared up before the start of the Champions Trophy. "There was absolutely nothing", he said. "He was chomping at the bit to play", he said. England will probably secure a place in the semi-finals if they beat New Zealand in Cardiff on Tuesday, while Bangladesh nearly certainly have to beat Australia on Monday to ...
In a moment he may well rue, del Potro double-faulted off the tape bouncing his Wilson racket off the side of his head in frustration. "It was obviously an important win for me and a big match, because when he's playing well, (he) is one of the best players in the world", Murray said of Del Potro.
Rising German star Alexander Zverev reached his first ATP Masters 1000 semi-final with a 7-6 (4) 6-1 defeat of world number six Milos Raonic at the Italian Open on Friday. "I wish you go on to win many of these titles", Djokovic told the young German. "I think I can be proud of myself for handling the pressure, because I played some tough matches here.
Kevin Love's 21 rebounds weren't enough either because the rest of the Cavaliers didn't come along for the ride. They wore the black shirts while winning Game 7 of the NBA Finals a year ago, and will try the look again Sunday against Golden State.
Ryan Zinke , now the us interior secretary. Gianforte, 55, a technology entrepreneur, had been leading Quist and Wicks in opinion polls before Wednesday night, when Ben Jacobs , a reporter for The Guardian , accused Gianforte of having "body slammed" him at a campaign event .
Zinedine Zidane and his squad have won two titles this year, namely the Champions League trophy as well as La Liga's title. Juventus , who had been seeking a treble after winning Serie A and the Coppa Italia, have now lost five straight finals since last tasting continental success back in 1996, including two of the last three, having also lost to Barcelona in Berlin two years ago.
Cristiano Ronaldo understandably took the accolades as his two goals helped to fire Real Madrid to a 12th European Cup but fundamental to their triumph over Juventus on Saturday was midfielder Luka Modric . "This season was incredible again, last season was unbelievable". "No, I don't think Juventus have reached the end of a cycle at all", he said. "Buffon will still be goalie next season and Barzagli with be with us for another year".
CONCORD, N.C. Austin Dillon passed an out-of-gas Jimmie Johnson two laps from the end in the Coca-Cola 600 for his first NASCAR Cup victory, returning the iconic No. However, when the race returned to green early in the second stage , Truex took the lead. After Jeffrey Earnhardt experienced issues that led to oil and a part dumping on the track, Chase Elliott appeared to run over it and his auto caught fire.
The fourth-seeded Muguruza beat Yulia Putintseva 7-5, 6-2, while the 10th-seeded Williams sailed past Elise Mertens 6-3, 6-1 on the clay in Paris . The furthest she's advanced at Roland Garros was in 2002, when she lost to her sister Serena in the final.
An eyewitness documented the incident, observing the man shouting at the woman before proceeding to "manhandle her" and "call her names" until security intervened. There were no arrests stemming from the situation, according to a New York Police Department spokesman. "We will have no further comment at this time".
In doing so, he reached 600 career goals with plenty more surely to come. "I can not explain why we played like we did in the second half", said Juve captain Gianluigi Buffon , now a three-time beaten finalist. The goalkeeper blocked a header and strike from Gonzalo Higuain, and produced a one-handed save when Miralem Pjanic picked a gap through a crowd of defenders.
Strikes in each half from Ronaldo made him the first player to score in three finals in the Champions League era, adding to his goals in the 2008 and 2014 showpieces for Manchester United and Real respectively. Madrid's impressive win rightly sparked praise for Cristiano Ronaldo's predatory brace. We can say that today is a historic day for all Madrid fans, for the players, for me and for our families.
Madrid could go onto complete a first La Liga and Champions League double for 59 years when they face Juventus in the final in Cardiff on June 3. "He has managed things intelligently along with his assistants", said Ronaldo . Malaga's attitude ahead of the game had been questioned after comments by their coach Michel that he would have preferred his former club had won the league before their visit to La Rosaleda to give them a guard of honour.
Huddersfield finished the Championship season in the fifth position with 81 points before going into the play-off. "When I took over in 2009 it has got harder and harder every year, we are competing with some real big boys". "I think the boys have been working hard all season". "They will have a de-brief on Tuesday, as I understand it, but that's football I'm afraid".
Kane Williamson was rarely troubled on his way to a century at better than a run a ball, his first ODI hundred against Australia , and the out of form Luke Ronchi scored his first fifty in 12 ODI innings. The innings went some way to justifying the decision to persevere with him as an opener , despite the failures of yesteryear. "Because that was, as I said, was pretty ordinary".
LeBron James shares thoughts on his Los Angeles house getting vandalized. pic.twitter.com/4RFLK42xhu- NBA TV (@NBATV) May 31, 2017 Sources suggest the N-word was daubed over James' gate at the 21-million dollar property. Looking ahead to the game, he said: "At the end of the day, I'll be focused tomorrow on our game plan and focused on these games". James said his wife and mother would speak to the children about the incident after school, and that he planned to connect via FaceTime.
Allrounder Hardik Pandya smashed three sixes at the start of his team's last over as India let rip to reach 319/3 from 48 overs after being put into bat at a rain-hit Edgbaston. On Saturday night in what authorities described as a terrorist attack , assailants drove a van at high speed into pedestrians on London Bridge before stabbing people on the street and in bars in the nearby Borough Market area.
Luis Enrique announced his decision to leave Camp Nou earlier this year and took charge of his final match in Saturday's Copa del Rey final triumph. But it was only at the end of the season that, Ernesto Valverde became the favourite, after stepping down from his job at Athletico Bilbao.
The Nationals superstar took exception, pointed his bat at Strickland and took a few steps towards the Giants reliever. Harper went on to hit a moonshot home run into the third deck at Nationals Park, and Strickland was visibly upset .
As far as the mindset was concerned, it made me realise that I cannot do everything in every game. He (Kohli) was just talking to me and trying to ease me out, but it really didn't work. "These are the memories you make as a sportsmen". For every team, whenever a player puts on his country's shirt, he aims to give his best. Bangladesh play hosts England in the very first game of the Champions Trophy on Thursday, and the Tigers faithful can only hope their team won't repeat these two ...
It was the 153rd career playoff point in 142 games for Malkin - three back of Sidney Crosby for second among active players behind Jaromir Jagr - who had been jarring with Hoffman a few minutes earlier. I know when we play our game, and if we're on, we can beat any team in the league". How you saw it may affect how you see tonight's game coming in - Anderson's either back, or he's in trouble if Ottawa doesn't step up it's defense.
Karen Khachanov will play Andy Murray in the fourth round after the giant Russian beat American 21st seed John Isner 7-6 (7/1), 6-3, 6-7 (5/7), 7-6 (7/3). World No. 290 and qualifier Petra Martic reached the last 16 with a 6-1, 6-1 win over Latvian 17th seed Anastasija Sevastova. The match between Pliskova and Witthoeft is one of those.
As del Potro stepped over the net and walked toward him, Almagro collapsed on the clay court, his sobs clearly audible over the crowd's cheers of encouragement and appreciation. There are few things Murray enjoys more than proving people wrong, and every set he gets under his belt here at the French Open will increase his belief that he is beginning to find his form at the right time.
Defending champion Garbine Muguruza advanced to the fourth round of the French Open by beating Yulia Putintseva 7-5, 6-2. "Today was one of the best matches I have ever played, without a doubt". Thiem has lost just 10 first serve points in his last two matches and has been broken just three times this tournament overall. The 25-year-old Georgian slumped to a 6-0 6-1 6-0 defeat to the nine-champion in a ruthless dissection on Philippe Chatrier court.
He's been on the disabled list since May 25 with right hip inflammation. After a high-scoring game yesterday in Cincinnati , will today's Braves and Reds matchup fall under the betting total at 1:10PM ET? After escaping jams in the first four innings, Feldman wasn't so fortunate in the fifth.
This marks the eighth time in 12 seasons under head coach Tim Walton that Florida played in the WCWS and the fifth time that it will appear in the finals. Well, the story for us was just we didn't pitch as well as we're used to. "I think our team fought hard, and it just didn't seem to happen or all come together for us".
Croatian qualifier Petra Martic stunned 17th seed Anastasija Sevastova, another dark horse for the title, while Veronica Cepede Royg made the fourth round for the first time. "I played well in Rome. The atmosphere was just, yeah, amazing", Mladenovic said. Czech Pliskova, who had won just twice in five previous French Open appearances, will face Paraguay's Veronica Cepede Royg for a quarterfinal spot.
Murray jogged to his seat at the changeover, del Potro stood at the net, bent at the waist, his head resting on the netcord. The beaten finalist at Roland Garros a year ago doubled his lead after needing two opportunities to serve out the second set, before a faultless display in the third subdued a leg-weary Del Potro.
With the Penguins looking to put a stranglehold on the series, they got off to a quick start. But a win in Game 4 evens the series, gives them a chance to steal a game in Pittsburgh in Game 5 and guarantees a return to Nashville for Game 6, where they could have a chance to end the series.
It was a rematch of the 2016 Rio Olympics gold-medal final won by Murray. Suarez Navarro, the 21st seed and a two-time quarter-finalist, made the fourth round for the fifth time. Using an armoury of delicate drop shots, Alize Cornet rode a tide of French support into the last-16 of Roland Garros on Saturday with a 6-2 6-1 win over Agnieszka Radwanska .
Fantastic Nuwan Pradeep: It was a decent bowling effort by the Sri Lankans, as Nuwan Pradeep was the star among them, managing to claim a couple of crucial wickets in the form of de Kock and du Plessis, as he gave away 54 runs, which also included 31 dot balls.
A strong showing in this series would not only allow Curry to silence his critics who think his regular season production is overhyped because of his Finals performances, but would also allow the Warriors to erase the feeling of having a second straight title slip through their fingers last season.
The tenth edition of the Indian Premier league is all set to take place in Hyderabad . I feel individual brilliance can win you a few games but what is required to win a championship is team unity and team work. Pune were cruising along nicely till the Mumbaikar tried to play a chip shot, which Kieron Pollard ran from his long-on position, and completed a nice catch diving forward.
Man United will go straight into the group stages along with Chelsea , Tottenham and Manchester City , the top three in the Premier League. Per United's official website , the two Manchester clubs' pledge has taken the total raised by the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund beyond £3 million, which also includes £1 million raised by the Manchester Evening News' crowd-funded #westandtogether campaign.
The impressive win crowned a remarkable first full season in charge for former Real midfielder Zidane , who led the team to a first La Liga title in five years, delivering the club's first European Cup and league double since 1958. His first goal at the Principality Stadium to put Real ahead in the 20th minute against Juve illustrated that perfectly as he had the wit to lay the ball off to Dani Carvajal on his right and then the smartness to hold, wait for the cut-back pass and then use his ...
Accord to the Highway Patrol, Fisher was driving on US 101 in Los Angeles when his 2015 Cadillac strayed onto the right shoulder, hit a concrete curb and guardrail, and flipped over, coming to a rest on it's roof. The point guard would go on to win two more titles, five in total, before retiring in 2014 just prior to taking over as head coach of the New York Knicks .
The Predators are damn near lights out at home , especially during the playoffs where Rinne has been a different goalie. After a first-period goal by - you guessed it - Jake Guentzel , the Pens took a 1-0 lead into the second. That was all the Predators needed. And then the second period happened. There were thousands inside and outside cheering the Predators on to their eighth victory in nine home games in this magical playoff ride this spring.
The 24th-seeded Gasquet stopped playing while trailing 4-3 in the third set. Gabas was the umpire injured earlier this year when Denis Shapovalov smacked him in the eye with a ball hit in anger. The players split the first two sets. The Spaniard lost the opening set against the 53rd-ranked Kontaveit but won 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-2. Bulgaria's 11th seed Grigor Dimitrov is also through after beating Spain's Tommy Robredo 6-3 6-4 7-5.
Bundy, meanwhile, has been the Orioles' best pitcher this year. Bundy (6-4) threw 100 pitches over five innings in his fourth start this season against Boston. Boston jumped to a 2-0 lead in the first inning. On a 1-0 fastball that caught every bit of the plate, Manny launched a solo shot to left field in almost the same spot of Ramirez's two-run HR.
This was Muguruza's first attempt at defending a Grand Slam championship, and she ran into a determined Mladenovic, who was backed by a vocal crowd of countrymen who chanted her nickname, Kiki, throughout the match . It could be the first real challenge of the French Open for Rafael Nadal when he takes on 17th seed Roberto Bautista Agut in the fourth round.
But, a couple minutes later, the EXACT same thing happened. Win one game. Now we look to Sunday to try to do it again. "It's what our fans want to see, it's what we provide in this league". "We've got to make it much tougher on him, can't give a great scorer like Durant easy baskets like that, especially in transition, especially early", Lue said.
Rome: Hundreds of Juventus soccer fans watching the Champions League final in one of Turin's main squares were injured when loud bangs created a panic and mayhem. Bale said: "It's three Champions League trophies in four years and not many people can say that". "Second half we were clearly superior, we kept the ball, physically I think we won the game there as well".
Maclin recently got married, and McCoy was in his wedding party. McCoy, who was teammates with Maclin from 2009 through 2014 on the Philadelphia Eagles , said Sunday that he was the first person Maclin contacted after being released by the Chiefs .
According to new footage obtained by CBS Sports , almost two and a half hours after he was found asleep at the wheel of his Mercedes, it was clear that Woods wasn't entirely with it. "I can't unlock my two bracelets", Woods says of the handcuffs. Damage to the vehicle included two flat tires on the driver's side, scrapes and scuffs on the rear bumper, and the right rear tail light was out.
Title-holders India came out as the superior side against their arch-rivals, defeating Pakistan by 124 runs in a match marred by rain and sloppy fielding. Earlier, it stopped when India were 46 without loss off 9.5. Kohli's arrival drew a predictably ear-splitting reaction but Sharma had begun to weigh down the innings and it was not until he was run out that India hit top gear.
Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan , like they did so often four years ago, showed their potency as an opening partnership, and while one of them struggled a little to 91 runs - unusual as it might sound when someone scores 91 - for India it was all about building that solid base, so that they could go slam-bang-thank-you-ma'am in the second half of the innings.
The American sportsman suffered injuries after colliding with a vehicle on the Rimini coastline in Italy last Wednesday. A spokeswoman for Cesena's Maurizio Bufalini hospital said a statement was expected later. According to Italian media, images of a surveillance camera from a private house near the scene of the accident show that Nicky Hayden would not have respected a stop sign.