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Larson takes pole at Dover International

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Kevin Harvick has swept the first two stages at Dover International Speedway . The strong runs shouldn't come as a surprise since Stewart Hass Racing as a whole organization has clearly been the ones to beat all season long. Cable subscribers can also watch on Fox Sports Go. Larson and Bowman are going to the rear because their cars failed inspection three times before the race . Read More »

Tierney happy at Celtic despite Premier League links

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Should they win that, Celtic will have claimed the domestic treble for the second year running - a fantastic achievement even in a relatively uncompetitive league such as the SPFL. When big teams are looking at you, it's flattering. "If that's what you want to do, then fine, but it's not football", who saw his side after goal from Dedryck Boyata, Moussa Dembele and Scott Sinclair saw the Hoops bounce back after Hearts had gone ahead through Kyle Lafferty's 18th-minute volley. Read More »

Giroud header gives Chelsea renewed top-four hope

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Olivier Giroud's victor, headed home before half time, puts Chelsea two points behind Tottenham and three off Liverpool . Chelsea did have to withstand significant pressure towards the end, but they had enough to keep Liverpool at bay, meaning Jurgen Klopp's men - who are just a point better off than Spurs - will be starting to look over their shoulder. Read More »

Molina has Surgery Following Foul Tip to the Groin

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Louis Post-Dispatch sports columnist Jesus Ortiz. Molina laid on the ground for several minutes in huge pain before slowly walking off the field and exiting the game. That's when the muscle "grabbed", Matheny said . "He didn't tell us something was going on until it was too late". The Cardinals recalled catcher Carson Kelly and right-handed pitcher Mike Mayers from Triple-A Memphis and also placed right-hander Dominic Leone on the 10-day disabled list. Read More »

Major League Baseball wrap: Rockies' Chad Bettis blanks Mets to continue hot start

Louis and his return to the mound on Saturday night at Citi Field, against the Colorado Rockies . You can also bet on the game's spread with the current runline odds sitting at Rockies +1.5 runs (-125) and Mets +-1.5 runs (+105). Arenado's homer landed on the Mets Home Run Apple well beyond the center field fence. They possess a 4.26 team ERA, positioning them 16th overall. Usually strong at home, Colorado remains just 5-7 at Coors Field, but look for that to change as the season ... Read More »

Guentzel powers Penguins past Caps; Predators win

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Washington played without winger Tom Wilson , who served the first game of his three-game suspension for an illegal hit to the head of Penguins rookie winger Zach Aston-Reese in Game 3. Both teams expressed their disdain for one another in the form of chirping and hitting each other. There was no initial goal call on the play, reminiscent of a sequence in Game 2 in which the red goal light remained unlit after Pittsburgh's Patric Hornqvist jabbed at it from in front. Read More »

Confirmed Liverpool lineup vs. Chelsea: Henderson out, Clyne in for huge clash

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The trio played in Liverpool's 7-6 aggregate Champions League semi-final victory over Roma in midweek, and Klopp trusts that there are not fitness worries for the penultimate league clash of the season. New Customers can get Chelsea at an enhanced 25/1 or Liverpool at an enhanced 40/1 to win. Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante had collected the award for the 2016/17 season after beating competition from Eden Hazard, Cesar Azpilicueta, Harry Kane, Dele Alli, Jan Vertonghen, Romelu ... Read More »

Roy O'Donovan Sent Off For Disgraceful 'Tackle' In A-League Final

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In the end, it was Ernie Merrick's one-time protege-turned-combatant, Kevin Muscat, who had the last laugh in a contest that started breathlessly but was shut down by Victory's experienced campaigners. The clear miss left many fans up in arms and to make matters worse for the home sided Jets, it led to the opening goal of the game. This year in particular made it look all the more weird after Sydney FC, who completed the league phase of the season 14 points clear of the chasing pack, were ... Read More »

IPL 2018: Dwayne Bravo helps Chennai beat RCB

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RCB , on the other hand, are virtually out of the race for the play-offs. They are at the fifth position with six points after three wins from eight games. He top-scored for his side when they faced CSK in Bangalore earlier this season. Kohli's bone of contention has been RCB's death bowling as they have leaked runs in this phase. Read More »

Historic Victory of Dodgers in Monterrey, Mexico

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The three-game series is the first regular-season series in Mexico since 1999. It took four pitchers to reach the historic achievement, with Dodgers' 23-year-old rookie Walker Buehler leading the way. In his Major League debut in very cold conditions at Coors Field in Colorado on April 24, Lauer gave up seven runs (six earned) on six hits and four walks in just three innings. Read More »

Swansea City boss Carlos Carvalhal: 'Premier League survival in our hands'

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Carvalhal's side are in danger at the bottom of the Premier League , and face two massive games against Stoke City and Southampton in the coming weeks. You don't need to look at other teams, you must look to ourselves. "But the performance against Chelsea ( Swansea lost 1-0 at home last weekend) showed we are here to compete and play face to face against all opponents". Read More »

Everton prepare summer swoop for Manchester City's Yaya Toure

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Sergio Aguero is unavailable for the hosts, but John Stones could find a spot in the squad. In addition to playing City, Huddersfield close the season out with games against Chelsea and Arsenal . With City's success being all but a certainty since the turn of the calendar year, virtually the only significant interest, for neutrals at least, has surrounded their re-writing of the Premier League's record books, with more marks potentially falling to Guardiola's men this weekend. Read More »

John Higgins beats Kyren Wilson to reach World Snooker final

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Higgins forged ahead with breaks of 57, 65 and 77 before Wilson - in his first semi-final at the Crucible - finally got on the board before the mid-session interval. But Hawkins returned from his dressing room rejuvenated and once more took a grip, moving 9-7 clear overnight in the best-of-33 clash of the two left-handers. Read More »

That didn't take long: Matt Ryan signs record-breaking deal

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Falcons owner Blank says the quarterback has been "the model face of the franchise, a great leader and he has embraced our values". Ryan's new extension runs through 2023 and will making an average of $30 million per year, making him the highest paid player in National Football League history. Read More »

Mets' deGrom to prepare for next start after MRI comes back clean

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He had an MRI, then was checked Thursday by Mets medical director Dr. David Altchek. But deGrom said he felt similar discomfort in the past after swinging and missing, without dire consequences. He's now 3-0 with a 1.87 ERA and 0.99 WHIP in seven starts. Julio Teheran took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning, 20-year-old Ronald Acuna Jr. hit his second big league home run and a 11-0 rout Thursday completed a 7-3 trip that vaulted the young Braves atop their division. Read More »

Have to do a lot to earn back trust: Steve Smith

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Subsequently, he and Steve Smith stepped down from their posts of vice-captain and captain respectively and Tim Paine was appointed the captain for the rest of the match. "Children's swimming lessons and gymnastics classes are my priorities now", Warner said. "Family is the most important thing in the world and I thank you for your love and support", Smith said. Read More »

Horford Pushes Celtics Past 76ers In, 101-98, Game 3 Overtime Win

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The 76ers Marco Belinelli hit a corner two-pointer to send the game into overtime, although the stadium's operations staff thought it was a game-winning three-pointer and set off confetti falling from the ceiling. The Philadelphia 76ers have dug themselves into a hole in the Eastern Conference Semifinal Round versus the Boston Celtics . Unlike Game 2 when the Sixers got off to a fast start and eventually led by 22, here they struggled in the first quarter. Read More »

Rory Plays Well On Thursday At Wells Fargo

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Among the other notables, Thomas will tee off along with Rickie Fowler and last year's Wells Fargo victor Brian Harman at 12:40 p.m., North Carolina native and former U.S. He's the No. 776 golfer in the World Golf Ranking , and he has just 10 top-10 finishes in 117 events . Woods, a 79-times PGA Tour victor who needs three more wins to match Sam Snead's all-time record, used a new set of irons but it was the flatstick that caused his problems. Read More »

Four-star guard Brandon Williams re-commits to Arizona

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Two months ago , in the wake of an ESPN report that Sean Miller was caught on an Federal Bureau of Investigation wiretap talking about a $100,000 payment and Deandre Ayton, Williams - a top 35 point guard from Encino, Ca. At the 2018 Ballislife All-American showcase, the 6-foot-2, 185-pound floor general, out of Crespi High School (Encino, California), re-committed to Arizona over Gonzaga and Oregon . Read More »

Baker Mayfield hungry to get Cleveland Browns back to tradition of winning

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Even with all of the surrounding concerns, Mayfield has a lot of potential, and if he develops like he's supposed to, he could enjoy a lot of success in the NFL . He intends to be physically and mentally fit by the time training camp opens in July. On Thursday night, Mayfield and the team's other rookies had dinner with some Browns alumni, including Hall of Famer Jim Brown , quarterback Bernie Kosar and others. Read More »

Alex Ferguson undergoes brain surgery

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League Managers' Association (LMA) chairman Howard Wilkinson joined the former United pair in offering support to Ferguson's family, while hoping for a "speedy recovery". Thoughts are with the family and close ones". SIR ALEX FERGUSON was one of the greatest managers in English football history - but who were his best and worst signings? Ferguson underwent emergency surgery for a subarachnoid brain haemorrhage last night. Read More »

Louis Cardinals send Chicago Cubs to 3rd straight loss

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Both times the Cardinals recovered on their way to a fourth straight win, along with wining for the third time in four games against Chicago this season. "It's delivery-related because he's pretty tough", Chicago manager Joe Maddon said. Over is 9-2-1 in Wacha's last 12 starts vs. Reliever Dominic Leone (4.15 ERA) left his prior start on Friday with an undisclosed injury and it's unknown if he'll return this weekend. Read More »

Atletico Madrid Manager Diego Simeone To Miss Europa League Final

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Wenger's 22-year reign as Arsenal manager will finally come to an end on May 13 following the final Premier League game of the season at Huddersfield Town. Simeone had been charged with insulting a match official and improper conduct. On a bad night for Arsenal , Wenger also confirmed captain Laurent Koscielny suffered what appears to be a serious Achilles injury which forced him off with just 12 minutes played. Read More »

Draymond is not Getting Involved with Rondo

We want to be flawless out there and we'll have to make sure we start the game quickly on Sunday and figure it out". "We'll probably send it in and.it's not going to do anything", Kerr said, "but hopefully they just keep an eye out for it". Read More »

Conte responds to reports linking Martial with Chelsea

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He has since made well over 100 appearances for the Red Devils in all competitions but could be on his way out. Martial, 22, has been linked with a move away from Old Trafford this summer after finding first-team opportunities limited under Jose Mourinho this season, and the Guardian are claiming Chelsea are interested in taking the Frenchman to Stamford Bridge. Read More »

Torey Krug: Ruled out of Game 5

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Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy didn't have details of the injury but was not expecting Krug back soon. If Boston is able to extend the series, it likely will have to do so without Krug moving forward. "He's a good player for us and really adds to our offensive side of things, but Nick's done a good job so in he'll go". "We're going to miss Torey, obviously". Read More »

Klopp: Chelsea showdown is like a CL semi-final

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Milner's extraordinary workrate and versatility is crucial in this Liverpool team because he plugs so many gaps but not all of them. Liverpool perhaps come into the match with even higher morale than Chelsea after earning a spot in the Champions League final for the first time since 2007, despite losing 4-2 on Wednesday night away to Roma. Read More »

IPL 2018 Match 35 CSK vs RCB

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The Challengers were outstanding with the ball against Mumbai, especially in the death and initial overs. Chahal- He has been probing the batsmen regularly and should come into the game even more in Pune . Dhoni was scathing in his criticism when he said post-match, "With the team we picked, we knew the kind of fielding we will do". Rayudu and Watson vs Yadav will be an interesting contest. Read More »

Cal Crutchlow smashes lap record for Jerez pole; Dovizioso and Yamahas struggle

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Crutchlow will share the front row on Sunday with Spain's Dani Pedrosa , who won in Jerez 12 months ago, and French rider Johann Zarco. "It's nice to get a pole, sure", Crutchlow said. The Spaniard stormed to his sixth straight victory at the MotoGP of the Americas in Austin to cut the gap to early championship leader Andrea Dovizioso to just one point after three races. Read More »

Sir Alex Ferguson rushed to hospital for brain haemorrhage surgery

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Ferguson's son, Darren, the manager at Doncaster, missed the third-tier club's final match of the season earlier Saturday. " His family request privacy in this matter ". Doncaster cited " family reasons " for his absence. A statement from the League One Club said: "Darren asks for privacy, and will provide an update through the club during the week". Read More »

Confirmed: Tottenham Hotspur lineup v West Brom - Alderweireld starts

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The mental side is 50-50 with the fitness. "We have got that never say die attitude back and you never know what we can do". Harry Kane went closest for the visitors in the first half and nearly scored an own goal after the break. West Bromwich Albion hosts Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday (Watch live at 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN and online via NBCSports.com ) as the Baggies aim to stay afloat in the Premier League . Read More »

AC Milan looking to sign Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini?

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Fellaini's relationship with Red Devils manager Jose Mourinho has seen its fair share of ups and downs, and there have been murmurs in the press that this could be Fellaini's final season at Old Trafford. "If I go, it's with the family", Fellaini said. Rosalina Investments, an investment company representing the Belgian national, said bosses at the sportswear firm breached an agreement to pay Fellaini if he wore the company's boots. Read More »