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Fernando Alonso departs Spain for Indy 500 practice

That debacle came a day after Alonso gave McLaren an ultimatum of six months to give him a auto with a chance of winning a championship. The Spaniard endured a ...


GEICO 500: 5 takeaways from NASCAR at Talladega

He had been winless in his previous 157 career starts. Jamie McMurray finished second, Busch was third, Aric Almirola was fourth, and Kasey Kahne rounded ...


Alexis Sanchez brace against Sunderland bolsters Arsenal's top-four hopes

Arsene Wenger has hailed Alexis Sanchez's desire after he played through the pain barrier to help Arsenal beat Sunderland 2-0 at Emirates Stadium . Even if y...


Arsene Wenger rules out Arsenal swoop for Jordan Pickford

Wenger has yet to confirm if he will remain in charge next season, but despite his team's predicament, he opted to take a swipe at the critics who have ridicule...


For sale: Reeling Marlins blanked by Astros 3-0

Starter John Lackey allowed three runs and seven hits in 5 1/3 innings. Keuchel, the American League's reigning Pitcher of the Month and the 2015 AL Cy Young...


Spurs guard Tony Parker undergoes successful surgery on injured quad

The Spurs were playing in the postseason without Parker for the first time since 2001, ending an National Basketball Association record of 221 straight playof...


Kane's pride at scoring Tottenham's last goal at White Hart Lane

Jose Mourinho has reacted to Manchester United's 2-1 defeat at the hands of Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday, noting that there was a clear imbalance between the l...


Ducks even Western Conference series with 5-3 win over Predators

Until, that is, Finnish defenceman Sami Vatanen wired a slapper far side on Rinne, breathing life into the Ducks with exactly one minute left in what had been a...


Danny Ainge: Celtics likely to keep the No. 1 pick

All of these questions will be speculated about until answers are finally given at the end of June, but for now, here are my projections for the first round of ...


Manchester City v West Brom preview: John Stones fit for hosts

The Argentine came on for David Silva in the 62nd minute of City's 3-1 win over West Brom in their Premier League clash for an emotional farewell to the home ...


Leicester City Have Been Hit With A Lot Of Injuries -Craig Shakespeare

Spurs are one of the best sides in the world but they never finish the job and that will be somewhat of a concern for them. Injuries have blighted Spurs thi...


Sheffield Wednesday v Huddersfield: Back the Owls to clinch Wembley berth

And Huddersfield's defeats in the final two games meant Wednesday secured an impressive 4th place finish at the end of the season. Although they created l...


Monday's Stanley Cup Playoffs betting preview: Senators at Penguins

Boucher installed more of a trap than they have shown in previous rounds, a system that succeeded in frustrating a potent Pens attack, snuffing out a majority o...


Romero stars for Man United in 0-0 draw at Southampton

From our perspective we are not going to accept that one goal, one save, one post, something that is going to decide a final, is going to decide if we worked we...


Derek Carr frustrated over contract talks with Raiders

Sources told Silver that Carr has become irritated with the slow pace of the contract negotiations, especially after he has publicly voiced his desire to be a ...


Hamilton: Vettel fight my 'rawest' in recent memory

Asked after the race to explain the physical challenge of racing the 2017 cars, Hamilton said: "I think it's dependent on what kind of race you have". Both V...


Batshuayi victor secures Premier League title for Chelsea

Former Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri says he is proud to pass the Premier League torch to a fellow countryman as Chelsea's Antonio Conte became the fourth It...


Manchester United's Michael Carrick set for one-year contract extension

However a cause for concern for Southampton despite Manchester United's bad form in the Premier League is that they have never beaten the Red Devils in thei...


Filip Forsberg comes through again for Predators against Ducks in Game 3

Anaheim hung on through a frenetic third period, surviving a few mad scrambles before captain Ryan Getzlaf got his third assist of the night on Vermette's em...


Alvarez-Golovkin could be anywhere

Alvarez dumped his World Boxing Council middleweight world belt previous year when he failed to meet a 15-day window to make a fight with undefeated Golovkin ...


The Celtics Have Taken Control

The home team has won the first five games so if that pattern continues, John Wall and the Washington Wizards will be trying to answer the beat down that ...


Rangers don't fall for Senators instigator's antics

I don't think we're going to see the same Ottawa team come out in Game 4, so we better be ready to go right from the start. That's all it is. Ottawa dug out f...


Penguins go down 4-0 early to Senators, including embarrassing own goal

Crosby's first goal of the series - and also his first point - with 13:53 left in the third broke Anderson's bid for a shutout and an upset Malkin was given a m...


Venezuela: Two more killed in Venezuela protests

The invitation distributed on Monday by the Democratic Unity Roundtable , a coalition of political parties pushing for presidential elections, urged Venezuelan...


Celtics best Lakers to secure top pick

They are taking the long view, with the hopes of being a championship-caliber team for an extended period of time. So, to me, the draft is important to me for o...


Arsenal were lucky but we don't care - Mourinho

I leave Highbury ( Arsenal's old ground), they were crying. The Spanish side need to win at Old Trafford in the second leg of their semi-final tie on Thursda...


Huddersfield moves 1 win away from the Premier League

Chasing a return to the top-flight after a 45-year absence, Huddersfield will face Reading at Wembley on May 29 with a lucrative place in the Premier League...


Korean Kim Si-woo wins The Players Championship

After becoming the youngest ever victor of the Players Championship, unheralded South Korean golfer Si Woo Kim isn't anxious about the looming compulsory mili...


Warriors throttle Spurs to take 2-0 lead

Curry's line: 29 points (8-of-12 shooting from the field, 6-of-8 from beyond the arc, 7-of-7 from the line), seven rebounds, seven assists and three steals. If ...


Mourinho drops Europa League team hint

Asked when De Gea might be seen in a United shirt again, Mourinho said: "The first match against LA Galaxy in pre-season in Los Angeles". "I don't think (he wil...


Canelo Alvarez defeats Cesar Chavez Jr. by unanimous decision

Alvarez entered the fight as the No. 1-ranked junior middleweight and the No. 7-ranked pound-for-pound fighter, according to ESPN. " Golovkin , you are nex...


Derek Jeter's No. 2 retired by Yankees in pregame ceremony

Aaron Judge followed with his major league-leading 14th homer, a 441-foot drive off the padding above the center-field restaurant behind Monument Park, where a ...


Tigers Send Hot-Hitting Hicks To Triple-A To Make Room For Miggy

Kluber was removed from Tuesday night's start at Detroit after three innings because of back discomfort. Carrasco (3-2) allowed two runs and five hits. He w...


Spurs disappointed, frustrated by effort in Game 2 loss to Warriors

Once the Warriors got motivated in Game 1 , they ramped up the defensive pressure. The Warriors had a 28-point lead at halftime, 72-44, over the Spurs ...


Wenger urges Arsenal fans to ignore boycott call

Arsenal are sweating over the fitness of Laurent Koscielny (calf) and Alexis Sanchez (thigh) ahead of the game. As for the visitors, striker Jermain Defoe is ...