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Mets' Cabrera has thumb MRI, ligaments intact

However, he underwent season-ending surgery in 2016 after posting a 4.86 ERA in 17 starts and hasn't returned to his previous All-Star form this year with a 5.1...


Contreras, Szczur lead Cubs comeback over Phillies, 5-4

He also had faith that a recent Schwarber slump was just a bump in the road. If so, it's not a moment too soon. It wouldn't seem like such an odd decision in ...


Antonio Conte says unified Chelsea deserved EPL title triumph

Courtois told Chelsea TV: "After previous year, when we were so bad and it looked like nothing was going to work, to win the league again is fantastic". "A play...


Aust university changes to affect NZ students

Earlier this week, an Australian government proposal indicated subsidies for New Zealand citizens enrolling in tertiary education courses would likely be dumped...


Jay Jay Okocha speaks on Iwobi's form, Wenger's future at Arsenal

Stoke always make it hard for Arsenal whenever they visit. "Now teams are having to work out how to play against them". The forward ended up being an unused...


Astros-Yankees game postponed; doubleheader on Sunday

The ceremony will now begin at 6:30 p.m. instead of 6:00 p.m. Jeter played 20 seasons, all in pinstripes, and won five World Series championships at shortstop...


Ovechkin played through hamstring, knee injuries in playoffs

While it's unclear how much either ailment affected him, Ovechkin found the net three times in the first four games of the Leafs series and just twice in the ...


Joey Logano's Post-Race Infraction Leads to First Encumbered Win

But Logano won't have the win when NASCAR sets its playoff field as NASCAR determined during its followup inspection Tuesday that he had an illegal rear suspens...


Leicester enjoy home comforts once more to move into top 10

Nampalys Mendy and on-loan defender Molla Wague are long-term absentees. "I'm a big believer in momentum". In the game we were at the same level as Leicester...


LeBron James says ball-spinning against Raptors wasn't meant to be disrespectful

LeBron James scored 35 points as the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Toronto Raptors 115-94 Friday to take a 3-0 stranglehold lead in their second round Nat...


Success so sweet for Chelsea's Thibaut Courtois after Jose Mourinho's dismal defence

Chelsea took just 23 minutes to open the scoring through Diego Costa, who latched onto a stunning pass from Cesc Fabregas and then doubled the lead after half ...


Lenihan likes the look of Ireland's 2019 World Cup draw

England have been handed a tough Pool C with France and Argentina, plus Americas 1 (either US or Canada) and Oceania 2 (Fiji, Samoa or Tonga). England fell ...


Rafael Nadal sets up semi-final clash with Novak Djokovic in Madrid

Djokovic leads the head-to-head record against Nadal 26-23, having won the last seven. Nadal was also taken to three sets before seeing off Fabio Fognini. "I ...


Mark Lawrenson states his prediction for Stoke v Arsenal

But on Sunday we had a big win against United and now at Southampton , where historically we haven't done that well in the league. "We can not find a win"....


Arsenal beat Southampton as they chase Champions League spot

Arsenal have struggled at Stoke, and Wenger called on his team to "show character" at the Britannia. Arsenal still have an FA Cup final at Wembley to look f...


Pant, Samson decimate Gujarat with massive stand

Rishabh Pant of Delhi Daredevils raises his bat after crossing 50 runs against Gujarat Lions. The duo tonked sixes at will, sharing 16 among themselves as t...


Chelsea aim to win FA Cup

Last night's 1-0 win away to West Bromwich Albion made Conte the fourth Italian tactician to win the title after Roberto Mancini, Ancelotti and Claudio Ranieri....


Gaviria claims pink jersey on windy stage three

Tuesday's fourth stage features the race's first uphill finish on the volcanic slopes of Mount Etna , where Sicilian Nibali is keen to take the pink jersey a...


Life of a goalie in Eastern playoff series is complicated

Three times , NY pulled out to a two-goal lead and the Senators pulled within a goal twice until Pageau stepped up to get the job done in the final four minute...


Mowbray reflects on Blackburn's relegation

Rovers are now in the bottom three now, locked on 48 points with Nottingham Forest, but having a worse goal difference by just one goal. Blackburn's directo...


Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction is thrown out by judge

A judge on Tuesday erased a 2013 murder conviction against former Florida Gator and New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez , ruling that case law in MA ha...


BCCI announces Virat Kohli-led Indian team for Champions Trophy 2017

Having performed well in the last several innings, he has won hearts of everyone and his expectations of Indian fans have increased a lot. The Board of Contro...


Twins CF Buxton pulled after racing into wall

The rookie right-hander gave up just three hits and three walks. "If we could have finished off that inning, it would have done wonders for us", A's manager B...


Jason Hammel gets 1st win for Royals, 3-1 over Indians

Alexander induced three straight groundouts in the seventh, Soria struck out Brandon Guyer, Roberto Perez and Carlos Santana in the eighth, and Herrera allowed ...


Spurs hammer Rockets to reach conference finals

Leonard did take part in the team's shootaround and told reporters after San Antonio's game five win that he expected to play. Popovich is the National Basketba...


Phil Jackson: Jackson thinks Melo should agree to a trade

Anthony, as Jackson mentioned, has a no-trade clause so he has the right to veto any deals. I can't express it any better. Jackson and Hornacek are together i...


Daryl Washington could end up in AFC — ESPN's John Clayton

The Cardinals met with Washington a couple days ago and that meeting would determine how they moved forward with Washington. That earned him his first and only ...


Elaine Thompson powers to Shanghai sprint success

In the men's 400m hurdles, Olympic Games finalist Annsert Whyte will hope to improve on his last-placed finish in Doha last week when he takes on the likes of J...


Burnley decision to stick with me vindicated - Sean Dyche

It was the hosts who had edged a pretty forgettable first half. And while it is not in the Burnley DNA to make boastful predictions, it would clearly take a f...


Home Again Trailer: Reese Witherspoon Stars in the Romantic Comedy

Things get really insane when Alice's ex-husband, played by Michael Sheen , returns to the picture. Romantic entanglements ensue, and matters are further compl...


Why Arsenal could play Liverpool for final Champions League spot

Keown added: "Arsene Wenger has shown a good reaction from the bad form they were in". " Stoke " beat the house "Hull" - 3: 1, lost on the road, "Swansea" - 2: ...


Ben Bishop signs six-year deal with Stars

The Dallas Cowboys have signed eight of their nine draft picks, including first-rounder Taco Charlton. Bishop was scheduled to become an unrestricted free age...


Canelo Alvarez vs Julio Cesar Chavez Jr

Alvarez announced that he would fight Gennady Golovkin on September 16 at the very same venue. All three judges scored the super-middleweight bout 120-108....


West Brom boss Tony Pulis welcomes feeling of optimism at The Hawthorns

Chelsea won the match 0-1 meaning they win the Premier League title. Ancelotti went on to win the FA Cup as well and one suspects the insatiable Conte will f...


Djokovic advances to Madrid semifinals; Nishikori withdraws

Djokovic leads 26-23 in head-to-head meetings over Nadal and the Serb has beaten the Spaniard on the red dirt seven times in their last 10 meetings, including...