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Nishikori hands Djokovic unexpected day off

Rafael Nadal and David Goffin went toe to toe in a high-quality last-eight match on Friday which left Caja Magica rising to their feet in appreciation. The six...


Daniel Cormier vs Jon Jones announced for UFC 214, Jones rips DC

In footage captured by lightweight competitor Michael Chiesa for FOX's ProCast , Cormier is seen shouting at Jones over a comment the former champion apparentl...


Mourinho rues 'naive' Bailly's Europa red card

Mourinho also played down the relevance of his flawless managerial record against Ajax , who squeezed past Lyon 5-4 on aggregate last night, in six matches. Li...


Nadal joins Murray in Barcelona semis

The Spaniard has now lost just one of his last 16 matches and will be the heavy favourite going into clay-court events in Madrid and Rome as he continues his pr...


United suffered until the last second - Mourinho

Manchester United are now just one game away from securing Champions League qualification and a second major trophy of the season after coming through a nervy ...


Game 2 Preivew: Wizards vs. Celtics

Celtics outscored Washington 36-16 in the third quarter, in which they seized their first lead at 73-71 and stretched it to 95-80 entering the fourth. "I want...


Special Alves leads Juve to Champions League final

Having created both goals in the 2-0 first-leg win over Monaco last week, the 34-year-old set up Mario Mandzukic for Juve's opener on Tuesday before taking a ...


Chelsea clinch Premier League title at West Brom

I have two more years of contract and, I repeat, it's important to win and write the history of this club with my players. Six months later he was sacked and th...


Raptors PG Lowry will opt out of final year of contract

Houston shot 19-for-43 (44.2 percent) from the 3-point line. Tucker played a second less than 46 minutes, defended King James as well as could be (that guy is r...


Kylian Mbappe breaks two Champions League records in Monaco's defeat to Juventus

Buffon remains unbeaten from open play in the entire competition this season, but says reaching the final will not mean anything if they do not go on and secure...


Rio Ferdinand explains Man United's biggest problem under Jose Mourinho

I can't blame my players in any way. "We have played so many matches because we progressed to two finals and the last 16 in the FA Cup". Leading 1-0 from th...


Manchester United vs Celta Vigo: Predictions and probable lineups

Roncaglia and United defender Eric Bailly were both red-carded in the 87th minute for separate incidents in a mass melee, meaning Bailly will miss the final thr...


Cavs and Spurs claim National Basketball Association playoffs wins

But he had just one in the fourth as he wore down. Yet it still wasn't enough. Game 4 is Sunday in Toronto . Despite struggling mightily to get and make ...


Blues edge Predators, even series

The Blues evened up the series in game two with a 3-2 win when Vladimir Tarasenko , 25, put St. Louis ahead with a third period score. Vladimir Tarasenko'...


Jose Mourinho: Marcus Rashford's goal a product of hard work

We played well enough to have [the] result closed but we have to go and play at Old Trafford . "In the first half we were disadvantaged and in the second w...


Would Greens topple the Liberals? Party co-founder chimes in

While B.C. figures out what to do next, experts say it's too early to predict how the results will affect the economy and in the meantime, everything will still...


Duke's Frank Jackson will stay in NBA Draft

The 6-foot-3 guard averaged 10.9 points per game in his lone season for Duke, shooting 47.3 percent from the field and almost 40 percent from long distance. A...


Chelsea crowned champions for 2016/2017 season

The most important thing is to win. Now the most important thing is to reach our target. His previous three goals had come against Bristol Rovers, Peterborough ...


Atletico recognizes it needs to improve to succeed in Europe

Atletico Madrid thought they could have imitate Barcelona yesterday night as the Colchoneros were leading for 2-0 after the first 30 minutes of the game. Maki...


Wizards react to F-bomb chants against Kelly Oubre: 'That's Boston, man'

Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas, left, drives past Washington Wizards guard Bojan Bogdanovic during the first quarter of Game 5 on Wednesday night in Boston...


Sergio Garcia aces island-green 17th in first round since Masters

In the past, Pete Dye's host course was known more for its closing holes than anything else. From hard par three holes, to reachable par five holes, and the 1...


Macron unveils parliamentary candidates list

Several thousand additional applications were received after Mr Macron's victory on Sunday night, Mr Ferrand said. In his first interview since Macron was e...


Man United season still successful without Europa League - Mourinho

Many called for the centre-back not to play in the May 24 showdown against Ajax in Stockholm, while others insisted that he needs to step up if included in th...


NBA Playoffs: Boston Celtics just one win away from Eastern Conference Finals

BOSTON - The Washington Wizards know their defensive schemes. Sets like below are staples of Stevens' offensive attack, ones that use the supreme threat of hi...


Suspended NFL LB Rolando McClain arrested in Alabama

McClain, 27, was found with marijuana and was also carrying a firearm without a permit, he said. McClain, a former first-round pick of the Raiders back in 2...


Vegas Play of the Day: Ducks at Oilers

He won 16 of the 19 face-offs he took, and everyone knows that you can't win without having possession. With Anaheim leading 4-3, Gibson made several big save...


Manchester United, Ajax reach Europa League final

Skomina has been an worldwide referee since 2003 and this season has officiated six matches in the Champions League - a competition in which the 40-year-old irk...


Celtic race out of the blocks to beat Aberdeen

We've shown another side to our game, and with a better final pass in the second half, we could have scored another couple of goals. I said before the game th...


Rangers v Celtic: Chris Sutton slames Pedro Caixinha's team

It is my total responsibility. We have had maybe two or three games in a row. "You need to judge me all the time". "I accidentally bet it twice", said Clare...


Mourinho can't resist a dig at Arsenal and Wenger

It's not going to be easy". Manchester United appeared to have no fresh fitness concerns as they trained on Wednesday ahead of the Europa League semi-final ...


Sidney Crosby Not Evaluated for Concussion After Crashing Headfirst into Boards

Jake Guentzel leads Pittsburgh with nine goals, Evgeni Malkin has 13 assists and Phil Kessel has 34 shots on goal. "Game 7" in his first chance with Washingto...


Tanguay: Wizards have taken shine off Celtics' star

Oubre, shooting 41.2% from the floor during his first NBA Playoffs, has made 10 of 25 3-pointers in the postseason and is averaging 6.3 points and 2.6 rebounds...


Raptors' Four-Game Exit Could Increase Odds Of Kyle Lowry Departure

Much of it is based on that feeling that one gets when you get through three games in a series, have a total of three quarters you can actually be proud of, and...


Kyle Lowry and 76ers reportedly have mutual interest in a Philadelphia homecoming

The two have remained good friends since then. From Lowry's presumed perspective, Philly is not only his home town but the team has plenty of salary-cap space...


Two eagles boost McGirt to early lead at Players Championship

McGirt made his first eagle with a 55-foot putt at the par-five 11th before sinking a 10-footer at the par-five 16th. Rory McIlroy had to settle for a one ove...