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Sport He´s in great form - Conte backs Costa
Author: 0 He´s in great form - Conte backs Costa

Otherwise you must play every game to try to win because, I repeat, in England easy games do not exist. "At the end [of the season] if we deserve to win the title we will be very happy. We have to keep winning our games. Coach Antonio Conte said the defeat only backed up his caution when asked in recent weeks by reporters about Chelsea's apparently unstoppable bid for the title.

Sport After a body-pounding inning, Cardinals' Piscotty is fine
Author: 0 After a body-pounding inning, Cardinals' Piscotty is fine

Off he trundled to first base, which he quickly left for second when Arrieta's wild pitch sailed by Willson Contreras . Cardinals slugger Matt Adams sent a Koji Uehara pitch deep to center field, where Almora Jr. The Cubs have had trouble stringing together hits in the same inning in this series, managing just five runs. The veteran held the Cardinals to six earned runs in 26 2/3 innings (2.03 ERA) over four starts previous year.

Sport Cubs, Cardinals fans getting used to new normal for rivalry
Author: 0 Cubs, Cardinals fans getting used to new normal for rivalry

Not that the Cubs seemed real anxious after Sunday night's game. Rather, they lost in part because they failed to capitalize on opportunities with runners on base early on. "I thought he was talking about the exhibition games in Springfield or Memphis". I think symbolically it will be turned next week. The St. Louis Cardinals upset the Chicago Cubs as home underdogs on Sunday night despite blowing a late 3-0 lead, and they will attempt to make it two straight over the defending World ...

Sport NewsAlert: Girard another step closer to Olympic gold
Author: 0 NewsAlert: Girard another step closer to Olympic gold

Svetlana TZARUKAEVA, 29, of the Russian Federation, competing in the Women's 63kg weightlifting event, in which she ranked second and for which she was awarded a silver medal, has been disqualified from the Olympic Games London 2012. Taymazov, who is now a member of the Russian parliament for Vladimir Putin's United Russia party, is now stripped of the gold medal he won in the 120kg category of the men's freestyle wrestling at Beijing 2008.

Author: 0 Chelsea vs. Manchester City: Highlights and recap

The European cup was seen as a bit of a waste of time by Premier League sides just a few seasons ago but not anymore. "I would have maybe expected to reach 100 games a bit earlier but obviously last season I missed nearly three months, and around 20 matches, so I probably would have got there sooner without injury", he told the official Chelsea website.

Author: 0 Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger responds to reports linking Alexis Sanchez to Chelsea

That's what I want. But Atletico Madrid are hoping that the player will put in an effort to force his way out of Arsenal if they can convince him about the club's ability to compete for trophies. "I still have a year on my contract and I love running for this club". Paris St. Germain, Juventus and Inter Milan are also in the race to sign Sanchez.

Author: 0 Border turns quiet under Trump amid steep drop in arrests

Some senators raised concerns about the eminent domain costs of a border wall , and the effect a physical barrier could have on border communities. Apprehensions at the southern border continue to fall dramatically, according to new numbers from Customs and Border Protection - a drop that experts attribute to President Donald Trump's aggressive immigration enforcement policies.

Sport Patrick Ewing finally a head coach
Author: 0 Patrick Ewing finally a head coach

Ewing has spent 15 years waiting for this opportunity, working to prove he can be a head coach at the highest levels of this sport whenever he was given a chance to do so. "I mean, I've always thought about coming back into the city". His critics would point to what he couldn't do, his inability to get past Michael Jordan or Hakeem Olajuwon to bring a championship to the franchise and eventually, exhausted of it all, he asked for a way out and was unceremoniously traded to Seattle.

Sport 'Money does not rule', Ceferin tells UEFA
Author: 0 'Money does not rule', Ceferin tells UEFA

However, that hasn't altogether removed the threat of a Super League, and UEFA's President came out fighting in Helsinki today. Ceferin, who has promised to revamp the game over the next five years, said Uefa, European football's governing body, would discuss the long-term "strategic vision" with clubs, leagues and players, adding that they "are not our enemies".

Sport 2 for the title: Gonzaga vs North Carolina
Author: 0 2 for the title: Gonzaga vs North Carolina

The junior guard and floor leader scored 22 points and handed out six assists in the Tar Heels' 71-65 victory over Gonzaga on Monday night. UNC becomes just the fourth team to bounce back and win a championship after finishing runner up the year before.

Author: 0 Michael Bay says there are 14 future 'Transformers' movies already written

And I'm bummed that Michael Bay wants to direct at least one of them. Knight is also the President and CEO of LAIKA, which is known for stop-motion animated films like Coraline ,ParaNorman , and The Boxtrolls . Perhaps surprisingly, The Last Knight delves into history; in its opening sequence, viewers are met with a battlefield - with horses, knights, infantry and all things medieval warfare - as Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table await the appearance of Merlin .

Sport Augusta National shuts down again because of stormy weather
Author: 0 Augusta National shuts down again because of stormy weather

That trio will tee off at 1:41pm local time (EDT) on Thursday afternoon, shortly before world number one Dustin Johnson begins his bid for glory in the final group of the day, alongside two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson and Jimmy Walker, the victor of last year's US PGA Championship.

Sport Sounds Of The 60s broadcaster Brian Matthew dies aged 88
Author: 0 Sounds Of The 60s broadcaster Brian Matthew dies aged 88

It quoted a statement from his family that said: "Our beloved Brian Matthew passed away last night". After the error the BBC said they would "update with more information" when they had it, adding: "Our thoughts remain with his family at this very hard time".

Author: 0 Johnson favoured, McIlroy fancied for Masters glory

McIlroy, a four-times major champion, has previously said he was called a "fascist" and "bigot" for accepting the invitation to play 18 holes with the president at Trump International Golf Club in Florida in February. "It may have been overshadowed by some off-course issues, but he has always had fantastic ability". "I think that guys' careers are being extended a lot longer because of the way fitness has taken over".

Sport Retired Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch visits the Raiders
Author: 0 Retired Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch visits the Raiders

According to ESPN , because Lynch's National Football League rights remain property of the Seahawks, the Raiders would have to work out a trade with Seattle to acquire Beast Mode or hope that the Seahawks just release him, but there's a real chance we could see him on the field in the future.

Sport Liguori: Day, Mickelson, McIlroy Have Plenty To Say To Masters Media
Author: 0 Liguori: Day, Mickelson, McIlroy Have Plenty To Say To Masters Media

Day had flown her from her home in Australia to OH to have surgery. Spieth says, rightly, he is proud of what he did that day, despite it all. "I've fought very hard at the end and that's something that we always do". And then when the same reporter asked him later in the press conference to clarify his response, he chose not to comment directly. Question: Curious to get your reaction to what happened to Lexi, and viewers calling in .

Author: 0 Pepsi's Kendall Jenner ad mocked on Twitter

If your only experience of protesting came from this Pepsi ad, you'd be forgiven for thinking that a protest is an extension of Glastonbury festival complete with spontaneous dancing, pop up hipster kiosks and loving embraces. Critics have been quick to point out that the two-minute film, which is soundtracked by Bob Marley's grandson Skip Marley, is a reinterpretation of the rising resistance movement in America and overseas, starring a privileged young white model using a drink from a ...

Sport Seahawks GM: Sherman trade talks have occurred
Author: 0 Seahawks GM: Sherman trade talks have occurred

Asked about Sherman's fiery 2016 on the sidelines with coaches during games and with the local media by last season's end, Schneider said: "It's just open communication". Sherman has dealt with various injuries over the last few seasons, but he remains one of the NFL's best corners. "Richard went through a lot a year ago", Carroll said at the owners meetings in Phoenix, "and most of it self-inflicted".

Sport Shkodran Mustafi: Arsenal players have this problem with Arsene Wenger
Author: 0 Shkodran Mustafi: Arsenal players have this problem with Arsene Wenger

It's a good question. I can understand that you ask again. When asked who became Arsenal's designated skipper after Koscielny left the field, Wenger said he could not remember, having failed to elect a new captain at half-time. "It's all in our hands now and it's how we respond, how we maintain that kind of focus we had against City that will define the end of our season".

Author: 0 Martin Keown: Arsenal and Man City must address weak link

They trailed twice only to fight back on both occasions, and they got the benefit of the referee Andre Marriner's decision in stoppage-time to overlook an apparent handball inside the penalty area by Nacho Monreal. Of course, they have to run but I like it when they have the personality to play. With the manager having been at the helm of affairs for less than a year now, we can expect the City team to become better with the passage of time.

Author: 0 While C's are off, Cavs drubbed as Boston takes over first

The Spurs have now won its fifth straight game and moved up to 57 wins against just 16 losses, still good for the second spot in the West behind the Golden State Warriors. "All those games are opportunities for us to get ready and to see where we're at, too", Gasol said. In the recent games of the both, the Spurs had their four-game winning streak with the total wins of seven out of last ten.

Sport India takes narrow first innings lead
Author: 0 India takes narrow first innings lead

All-rounder Ravichandran Ashwin (30) was adjudged lbw off Lyon and although the batsman opted for a review, TV replays showed the ball would have hit the stumps. The match took place at a picturesque cricket stadium, Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, (HPCA) stadium, located in the city of Dharamsala in Himachal Pradesh.

Sport What's motivating Patriots' visit with Adrian Peterson?
Author: 0 What's motivating Patriots' visit with Adrian Peterson?

The visit is Peterson's second since the Vikings released him March 9 as he previously visited the Seattle Seahawks. The Patriots appear to be letting go of LeGarrette Blount, who rushed for 1,161 yards and 18 touchdowns previous year and now is a free agent.

Sport Liverpool banned from signing academy players for two years after breaching rules
Author: 0 Liverpool banned from signing academy players for two years after breaching rules

The Reds admitted to approaching the player's family before they were permitted to do so, and now face a two-year ban on signing any players from other Premier League clubs' academies. An investigation by the Premier League found that Liverpool spoke to the youngster and his family before they should have and also paid for him and some of his family to attend a game at Anfield.

Author: 0 With Messi back, Barcelona faces free-falling Sevilla

The Blaugrana can not afford to drop any more points in the league until they meet Madrid in three weeks, regardless of how tough the opponent is. Real Madrid , which have a game in hand, faces a Leganes squad that has drawn its last three matches and is struggling to avoid returning to the second division next season.

Author: 0 Raider Nation Officially Calls Las Vegas Home

I'm not giving up on them. The Raiders are on the move again, and this time they're headed to Las Vegas. "This hurts, it really does". For a $100 refundable deposit, fans can "secure their place in history at the Las Vegas Stadium". Otto asked in a phone call from his home in Auburn, Calif. Raiders coach Jack Del Rio doesn't want to spend too much time talking to his team about the franchise's pending move to Las Vegas.

Author: 0 Alexis wants to...(gulp) finish contract

Ozil also used the interview to talk about his relationship with the Arsenal fans. Still on Twitter, Rios questioned if staying in London would mean that Sanchez could be joining Chelsea. 'When the team's on a bad run, somebody needs to be singled out, sadly most of the time it's me '. "I still have a year on my contract and I love...

Sport North Carolina fights off Gonzaga for national championship
Author: 0 North Carolina fights off Gonzaga for national championship

Kris Jenkins, who hit the game-winner last season for Villanova, clapped in the stands directly behind North Carolina's bench, wearing a UNC shirt and rooting for his brother, Nat Britt, who plays for the Tar Heels. The Zags turned it over on their next possession, Justin Jackson dunked with 12 seconds left to make it 70-65, and that was pretty much it. "He didn't really give that to us, but he was big for us and made a couple of big, big baskets down the stretch".

Author: 0 Alex Ovechkin says he'll play in the Olympics despite NHL's stance

The NHL announced it will not participate in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, refusing for the first time in 20 years to halt its season for three weeks so its stars can chase gold for their home countries. "The decision is even more regrettable, as the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) had offered the same conditions to the NHL as at previous Olympic Games, where the insurance and travel costs were covered".

Sport Women's CBB National Champion Coach: This 'Does Not Happen' Without God
Author: 0 Women's CBB National Champion Coach: This 'Does Not Happen' Without God

Staley has held it close ever since. Next year I will come back ready to play. "I did not want to go home packing my bags crying of sadness". "I'm going to take a lot of the responsibility for our poor defensive play today". SC held Bulldogs guard Morgan William, the hero in Mississippi State's Elite Eight and national semifinal wins, to eight points on 2-of-6 shooting.

Author: 0 Tom Brady Hits Augusta National With Jordan Spieth

It's easy to say. but it's really, really hard. "Now I'm scheduled to play at Augusta, but if things don't come back the way we want them, I don't know what's going to happen". Even more recently, guys like Bubba Watson (2012, 2014) and Jordan Spieth (2015) captured the iconic green jacket, the symbol of victory at the Masters, tailoring to the younger generation of golfers looking up to the up-and-coming pros.

Author: 0 Houston Rockets Vs. Golden State Warriors Live Stream

Spurs: Ginobili has played 987 regular-season games in his career, tying Hall of Famer David Robinson for third all-time in franchise history behind Tony Parker (1,136) and Tim Duncan (1,392). They have the artillery, as coach Mike D'Antoni's team features four players in the top 12 in the league this season in 3-pointers made: James Harden (third at 238), Eric Gordon (fourth, 231), Ryan Anderson (ninth, 188) and Trevor Ariza (12th, 182).

Author: 0 World Cup qualifying woes for Argentina after ban for Messi

Spanish clubside FC Barcelona on Wednesday described Lionel Messi's four-match global ban with Argentina as "unfair and totally disproportionate". He will now also miss global matches against Uruguay, Venezuela and Peru. The Barcelona star scored the only goal of the game in a World Cup qualifying win against Chile, but his second-half clash with an assistant led to a ban in the hours before a second crucial clash with Bolivia.

Sport Everton boss Ronald Koeman pledges to support injured Seamus Coleman
Author: 0 Everton boss Ronald Koeman pledges to support injured Seamus Coleman

He's loved by everyone, he's a big player and he will be a big loss. "I'm absolutely gutted for him". It's a bad injury, so I tried to settle him and relax him. Long said: "He caught him high". He said: "Hopefully everything goes to plan and he comes back as strong as ever". The referee did all right. Robbie Brady is available after missing the Wales game through suspension, but O'Neill will make wholesale changes.

Sport Art of deception will help spinners thrive in IPL
Author: 0 Art of deception will help spinners thrive in IPL

Mishra said the Daredevils can not be brushed aside despite losing two key players - JP Duminy and Quinton de Kock. "De Kock got injured and we can do very little about that". "We had built him up for this season, but this is how life is and you can not do much about it". "The most challenging is that every year in IPL you see new players, some of whom you might not have even seen.

Sport US women's soccer team gets a raise
Author: 0 US women's soccer team gets a raise

The team has complained that they receive unequal pay and treatment compared with the men's team. US Soccer and the Women's National Team have been long awaiting this news. The union also won control of some licensing and marketing rights from the federation, another potential source of revenue for the players. The women receive other benefits, including health care, that the men's national team players don't receive, the federation has maintained.

Sport Brazil become first side to book their ticket to Russian Federation
Author: 0 Brazil become first side to book their ticket to Russian Federation

That in itself was not enough to confirm their participation in Russian Federation but Peru's surprise 2-1 win over Uruguay in a later game guaranteed Brazil a top-four finish. Fresh from thrashing Uruguay 4-1 in Uruguay , the Seleção picked up where they left off, dazzling their home fans with goals flowing in from all quarters.

Sport NCAA Will Allow Events in North Carolina
Author: 0 NCAA Will Allow Events in North Carolina

We are actively determining site selections, and this new law has minimally achieved a situation where we believe NCAA championships may be conducted in a nondiscriminatory environment. "As such the NCAA's words are right in line with my thinking: last week was a first step and we have to do better". Pat McCrory, a Republican, passed the controversial HB2 bill that said people could only access public bathrooms based on their gender at birth.

Sport Liverpool ready to 'play ugly' without injured Mane
Author: 0 Liverpool ready to 'play ugly' without injured Mane

Despite results of a first scan on the forward's knee coming back inconclusive due to swelling, Klopp ruled the Senegal worldwide out of contention for Wednesday night's meeting with Bournemouth , admitting the situation was not "very positive".

Sport McElroy out early in Match Play
Author: 0 McElroy out early in Match Play

The format divides the 64 players into 16 four-man groups, with the victor of each group entering the knockout stage on Saturday. Lee Westwood was handed a win following Day's withdrawal and can force a play-off in group three by beating Pat Perez on Friday, while Kevin Na needs just half a point against Chris Wood after beating Justin Thomas in group six.

Sport Theresa May urges 'jaw-jaw' with Spain over Gibraltar
Author: 0 Theresa May urges 'jaw-jaw' with Spain over Gibraltar

The United Kingdom voted to leave the union in June 2016 with the British Prime Minister Theresa May formally triggering exit talks Wednesday . The Prime Minister was forced at the weekend to reiterate the UK's "steadfast commitment" to Gibraltar after Lord Howard caused embarrassment by suggesting the United Kingdom could go to war with Spain over the territory, as it had done with Argentina over the Falklands.

Sport Gary Woodland withdraws from Match Play citing personal reasons
Author: 0 Gary Woodland withdraws from Match Play citing personal reasons

He began to explain how, at the beginning of the year, his mother was given 12 months to live due to lung cancer when she visited a doctor in Australia; That's when he had her flown to the USA for treatment. Day, 29, said the emotional stress of his mother's health had affected his on-course results in 2017 - in February, he lost the world No1 ranking he held for 47 consecutive weeks to Dustin Johnson and Day's lacklustre results include a best finish of fifth place.

Sport North Carolina takes title over Gonzaga in NCAA final
Author: 0 North Carolina takes title over Gonzaga in NCAA final

With 8:02 left in the game, Berry got called for a foul for (maybe) making contact with Karnowski and stripping the ball from the big man's hands. Gonzaga, helped by eight straight points from Nigel Williams-Goss, took a two-point lead with 1:52 left, but the next possession was the game-changer.

Author: 0 Dustin Johnson withdraws from Shell Houston Open after Match Play win

Lee twice just missed putts that would have put her at 21-under. Tanihara could only make par, but had a great chance to take a gripping contest to a play-off when Johnson's approach shot found the rough, with the 54th seed on the green. "And so, yeah, got up pretty quick early". I'm really proud of what I did, it was a great week. That hole is a 294-yard par four, with its tiny green elevated with pilings next to a lake on the left side and somewhat in front of the green.

Author: 0 World No.1 Test team ends home season on a high

Coming in to bat in the second innings, the visitors tried to apply themselves in the middle but failed drastically in doing so. This series brought in a new record for Captain Virat Kohli, under whose captaincy team India won seven consecutive test series and nine consecutive series in all formats.