Monday August 20-th, 2018

Aubameyang Nets Twice To Give Wenger Perfect Send-Off Aubameyang Nets Twice To Give Wenger Perfect Send-Off

Arsenal started the game with high pressure and intensity, as the Gunners wanted to end their recent bad form and to give Wenger the ideal Emirates send-off. "For me this group of players has a special quality, not only on the pitch but also off it"...

Stoke City relegated from Premier League Stoke City relegated from Premier League

West Brom have enjoyed a remarkable upturn in form since Darren Moore took over as caretaker manager following the departure of Alan Pardew. Claude Puel's men have taken just a single point from the last 12 available, and as I've already mentio...

Veterans Mark Williams and John Higgins contesting World Championship final Veterans Mark Williams and John Higgins contesting World Championship final

Trailing 9-7, Wilson immediately imposed himself on proceedings by hammering home a break of 124 in the opening frame. Next year it is set to rise again according to WPBSA chairman Barry Hearn who says that the victor will take home £500,000.

National Hockey League warns Bruins' Brad Marchand to cease licking opponents National Hockey League warns Bruins' Brad Marchand to cease licking opponents

He classified it as an upper-body injury and noted a report would come out at some point. Brad Marchand of the Boston Bruins is escorted to the penalty field through the second interval of a match towards the Tampa Bay Lightning , in Boston, Could...

Molina undergoes surgery, expected to be out for at least a month Molina undergoes surgery, expected to be out for at least a month

Believe it or not but the St. Louis Cardinals trail the Arizona Diamondbacks by just 1.5 games for the best record in the entire National League. In the meantime, the catcher is going to miss at least a month. Molina immediately fell to the groun...

Mumbai Indians stays afloat with all-round win Mumbai Indians stays afloat with all-round win

But his opening partner, West Indian Evin Lewis has disappointed and will need to step up against KKR whose spin trio of Kuldeep Yadav, Piyush Chawla and Sunil Narine can be very risky. After him are four captains in a row. Uthappa's fireworks, h...

Walkoff home run gives Yankees sweep of Indians Walkoff home run gives Yankees sweep of Indians

The game went into the bottom of the fifth before either team recorded a base hit with Aaron Hicks leading off with a single up the middle. The Yankees' first-run scored and the flood gates briefly opened. "He hit pretty hard", Francona said. ...

Roy Hodgson surprised by straightforward Crystal Palace survival Roy Hodgson surprised by straightforward Crystal Palace survival

Stoke won just six of their 37 games this season so far, with Mark Hughes getting the sack in January. Both Bournemouth , who beat Swansea with a Ryan Fraser goal, and Crystal Palace ensured their safety for another season and West Ham Unite...

Manchester City 0 Huddersfield Town 0: Rare off-day spoils Guardiola title party Manchester City 0 Huddersfield Town 0: Rare off-day spoils Guardiola title party

City were presented with the Premier League trophy after Sunday's 0-0 draw with Huddersfield at Etihad Stadium. "England is so special, it's so tough", Guardiola said. It literally is just a dream come true. "Over the course of the season there h...

Tony Bellew ignores retirement claims - 'I'd love to knock Tyson Fury out' Tony Bellew ignores retirement claims - 'I'd love to knock Tyson Fury out'

Haye, for the first time anyone could remember, did not attend the post-fight press conference. And although Haye looked in as good as physical shape as he ever has, Bellew's ability to bully, lay traps and make Haye miss for much of Saturday's five ...

Jose Mourinho casts doubt over Manchester United players' future Jose Mourinho casts doubt over Manchester United players' future

Jose Mourinho had watched his United side struggle in the first half, failing to make any clear chances and the Seagulls looked to be enjoying it more and more. It was no more than Brighton deserved after outplaying their more illustrious rivals...

Ben Simmons admits 'frustration' at National Basketball Association playoffs form for 76ers Ben Simmons admits 'frustration' at National Basketball Association playoffs form for 76ers

Philadelphia led 94-89 with 3 minutes, 41 seconds left in overtime. There was a missed dunk by Simmons on a clear path to the basket in a tie game in the fourth quarter, the ball bouncing so high in the air everyone followed the path out of bounds...

National Hockey League tells Bruins' Brad Marchand: Stop licking people, or else National Hockey League tells Bruins' Brad Marchand: Stop licking people, or else

This time, it was the Tampa Bay Lightning's Ryan Callahan . The NHL has told Boston Bruins forward and serial licker Brad Marchand that he will be punished if he dares lick an opponent again. "I don't get it". After the game, Lightning c...

It's Atletico-Marseille final It's Atletico-Marseille final

Yet, anyone who witnessed Lazio's trip to Austria in the quarter-final will have known that this particular cog in the Red Bull machine have a bit about them. Marseille came flying out of the blocks after the restart and Lucas Ocampos fired into the...

Pelicans power past Warriors to trim series deficit Pelicans power past Warriors to trim series deficit

The Golden State Warriors star has launched Steph IQ , a real-time mobile trivia game, in collaboration with Under Armour and app developer RED Interactive, that is triggered by his 3-point prowess in the playoffs. Speaking to reporters after prac...

Robles Activated, Mets Officially DFA Harvey

Although Harvey had a great start to his career, he has struggled recently, even being demoted to a bullpen role by manager Mickey Callaway earlier this season. "We feel our job is to help every player in there and it's not a good feeling when yo...

Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson underwent surgery Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson underwent surgery

The most successful manager in British football history, Ferguson has appeared in good health since ending his intense direct involvement in coaching. I, together with the whole fraternity of football managers in the LMA, wish him well and hope for a...

Justify Wins 'Run in the Mud' at Churchill Downs Justify Wins 'Run in the Mud' at Churchill Downs

In spite of the more than 14 hours of rain in Louisville, 157,813 showed up at Churchill Downs . Davis says her friend's success comes from a deep harnessed passion for racing and a keen instinct for spotting and molding horses into great cham...

GGG equals record after second round KO GGG equals record after second round KO

He also believes he won their first fight back in September of 2017. He TKO'd Marco Antonio Rubio in two rounds there in 2014. Former light-middleweight Martirosyan didn't respond well to a hard right hand that rocked him to the ropes, and Golovkin...

West Brom stuns Tottenham, greatest ever Premier League escape still possible West Brom stuns Tottenham, greatest ever Premier League escape still possible

A Southampton-Swansea draw isn't a likely result, because a draw is never a likely result. Alfie Mawson fouled Wilson on the edge of the area and Andrew Surman squared the free kick to Fraser, whose first-time effort took a slight nick off Mawson a...

Predators even series after outstanding night from Rinne Predators even series after outstanding night from Rinne

Not only is it a home game, but they have a chance to capture a series lead for the first time in the series. The Jets have gone 22-23 on the road for the year and they have averaged 2.87 gpg and have allowed 2.82 gpg in those games. Underwood was ...

Stephen Curry returns to score 28, Warriors beat Pelicans Stephen Curry returns to score 28, Warriors beat Pelicans

New Orleans , however, swept the Portland Trailblazers. Golden State goes on a small 7-0 spurt to cut the deficit to eight, 103-95. In Game 2, Curry made a triumphant return from almost six weeks away because of a knee injury. The usual suspect...

Gerrard appointed Glasgow Rangers manager Gerrard appointed Glasgow Rangers manager

Rangers are third in the Scottish Premiership, 13 points behind Celtic , who clinched a seventh consecutive title with their win on Sunday. Since ending his playing career in 2016 with the LA Galaxy in Major League Soccer, Gerrard has been a yout...

Washington Redskins: NFL team 'concerned' by cheerleader allegations Washington Redskins: NFL team 'concerned' by cheerleader allegations

Speaking anonymously, several cheerleaders said they were made to be pose topless or wearing only body paint for pictures taken for the calendar - although it would not include nude shots. Every Redskin cheerleader is contractually protected ...

Yaya Toure to leave Man City at end of season Yaya Toure to leave Man City at end of season

The 34-year-old player midfield joined City from Barcelona in 2010. City will lift the Premier League trophy after their game versus Huddersfield Town on Sunday and Guardiola confirmed Brighton and Hove Albion's visit in their final home match of t...

Virat Kohli signs one-month deal with Surrey Virat Kohli signs one-month deal with Surrey

If Surrey qualifies from the group stage of the One-Day Cup, Kohli could play in the quarter-finals and potentially semi-finals in mid-June. "I can't wait to get to The Oval [Surrey's home ground]", the ICC website quoted the 29-year-old, as saying...

Falcons raise the bar on early birthday presents with Matt Ryan extension Falcons raise the bar on early birthday presents with Matt Ryan extension

If Ryan receives the full terms of the contract, he would receive an average of $30 million a year, also more than Cousin's $28 million yearly payout. The rationale, whether fair or not: Rivers has never claimed an NFL MVP award or led the Chargers t...

Mbappe reveals which Chelsea star he wants PSG to sign Mbappe reveals which Chelsea star he wants PSG to sign

I think he's a player who'd suit our team perfectly. "Kante, in terms of our needs and also the quality of the player", Mbappe told beIN Sports when questioned about which player he would like to see at the club. French outlet 10 Sport in Ja...

Kentucky Derby: Can Justify beat the Curses? Kentucky Derby: Can Justify beat the Curses?

No. 18 Vino Rosso (12-1): Wood Memorial win for another Curlin-bred hard knocker who needs his career best to get a Grade 1 win. Trained by Chad Brown and ridden by Jose Ortiz, this horse has hit the board in all five of his starts with two victori...

Liverpool can surprise Real Madrid in Champions League final, says Phil Thompson Liverpool can surprise Real Madrid in Champions League final, says Phil Thompson

The five-times European champions, who will face holders Real Madrid in the May 26 final , suffered a nerve-shredding second half as the Italians pinned them back and scored twice late on through Radja Nainggolan . They have scored 46 goals from ...

Almost fit Neymar return to Paris boosts World Cup hopes Almost fit Neymar return to Paris boosts World Cup hopes

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti will miss the rest of the season after having an operation on his adductor tendons, it was reported on Thursday, May 3. "If I was in his position there, it sincerely would not have pleased me". "My love...

Royals out score Red Sox 7-6 in 13 innings Featured Royals out score Red Sox 7-6 in 13 innings Featured

Moustakas is slashing.299/.333/.573 with eight home runs, 19 RBIs and 18 runs scored, while Soler (.306/.434/.494) is up to three homers, nine RBIs and nine runs scored. The Royals , still searching for their first series victory of the year, fell t...

Tiger Woods' comeback tour continues in Charlotte Tiger Woods' comeback tour continues in Charlotte

Additionally, the rough is significantly shorter (about an inch in most places) than it was past year, when players hit only 54% of greens from the rough, a season low. That was only September. "These were all unknowns". I feel like I've done pretty ...

Waffle House hero James Shaw may be headed to the White House Waffle House hero James Shaw may be headed to the White House

When I sit down with my kids, and I sit down and talk to them about role models , who I want them to look up to, I'd tell them to go look up James Shaw Jr ". Shaw seemed amazed to be sitting next to Wade. Ellen surprised Shaw with the donations...

Delhi Daredevils keep themselves alive after batting feast against Rajasthan Royals Delhi Daredevils keep themselves alive after batting feast against Rajasthan Royals

The match was already reduced to 18-overs a side after rain delayed the beginning of the match. Shreyas, at the other end, was in no mood to play second fiddle and got his own 50 that included the biggest six of the innings, off Gowtham, that saw t...

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