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Super Mo will fire Reds to success, says Klopp

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For sure, we have improved from last season. "I think ( Salah ) deserved all of the awards he got", Klopp told a press conference yesterday. Salah feels that once the match against Brighton is over, Liverpool will turn their attention to preparing for the Champions League final. Read More »

Contreras stays hot, Cubs rout White Sox

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Coming into the Crosstown Classic, Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras sported a modest stat line of one home run and nine RBI for the entire season up until that point. Shields (1-4) went six innings, allowing five runs and seven hits. The White Sox hit just.206 in the series last season. Driving in three runs on an RBI single and a two-run home run, Contreras devastated the White Sox pitching staff yet again. Read More »

Antonio Conte claims Michael Emenalo's Chelsea departure made his job more hard

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Asked whether appointing a new technical director should be made a matter of urgency, Conte said: "But this is not my decision". He said: "Yes, yes". James where they have not won since 2011. "This season he did a fantastic job". Conte was joined in London by wife Elisabetta and daughter Vittoria ahead of the 2017-18 season and described how his family have experienced every emotion with him. Read More »

Manager Antonio Conte's future in doubt as Chelsea face top-four woe

He said: "Yes, yes". The Blues need to win their final game at Newcastle and hope Liverpool lose to home to Brighton, otherwise Conte's charges will finish outside of the Champions League places. "He has done that also with Newcastle ". Chelsea managing to get a victory at St. James where they have not won since 2011. The midfielder has put his early-season troubles behind him with some fantastic performances for the Tynesiders and there have been calls for him to be included in ... Read More »

Webb Simpson has stranglehold on Players Championship

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Simpson will take the largest lead into the final round of golf's unofficial fifth major. They will start 11 shots behind leader Webb Simpson, giving Spieth a stress-free final round reminiscent of the Masters. Woods was eight under through 12 holes and at one stage looked capable of threatening his career-best round of 61, or going even lower, but the birdies then dried up. Read More »

Tiger Woods shoots 65, his lowest score at TPC Sawgrass

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This marked his lowest career round - from 66 - at the Players and best against par in any event since day two of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in 2013. Woods, a two-time victor of The Players, started the day 14 shots off the pace. Simpson started with an 8-foot birdie. "I hope he doesn't putt too well with that thing up the arm or they'll ban that next", joked Adam Scott, who has also dealt with his share of putting demons since the anchoring ban. Read More »

UFC 224: Kelvin Gastelum Gets by "Jacare" Souza

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Souza regularly landed his right hand but Gastelum wasn't fazed. For the remainder of the opening round, Gastelum was on the defensive, as Souza worked his top game and then went for an armbar. Souza dove for the single and took Gastelum down, but he didn't have the energy to keep him down. Jacare kept pressing forward, hunting with his right hand and even throwing a high kick. Read More »

UFC 224 preview: Nunes on home turf vs. Pennington

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And while the shadow of Cris Cyborg looms large, the Brazilian will need to be at her best to see off Pennington before talk of facing her fellow champion can go any further. Versus Raquel Pennington , Amanda Nunes will have no such advantages. Pennington has moved from +350 to +600. Pennington (+450) is making her return to the Octagon after a long layoff and knows that she will have to be on top of her game if she is going to beat Amanda Nunes . Read More »

Aston Villa win away at Middlesbrough in playoff semi

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Record shows that no team has been eliminated from the Championship playoffs after winning the first leg away from home, but they will need more than just past stats to make it to Wembley where they will meet either Derby County or Fulham . Read More »

Mendoza: James to resume his kingly ways vs Boston?

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That could be the difference in a close Game 1. "It's very hard. I feel like these playoffs have been great for our group, because the first round was tough with Giannis, a guy that attacks and you always have to be aware of him, and then (Joel) Embiid and Simmons, and now LeBron", Al Horford said after Friday's practice of what's involved in guarding LeBron James . Read More »

Woods surges into Sawgrass contention with third-round 65

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Webb Simpson tied the course record with a nine-under par 63, and it could have been even better, with the American reaching 11-under par with just two holes to play. They still were 11 shots behind. Simpson left them all in his wake. It will take something special on Sunday afternoon for Johnson to have a real chance, and that won't be enough unless Simpson falters. Read More »

BCCI to Organise Women's T20 Match Before First Qualifier in Mumbai

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The match is all set to be broadcasted live from 2:30 PM. The BCCI with CoA have been keen on promoting women's cricket in the country, after the Indian women reached the final of the World Cup past year. Diana Edulji , the member of COA, said that the game will be televised and in addition to it, follow rules based on IPL. Reportedly, the BCCI has already requested the cricket boards of England, Australia, and South Africa to name their players for the match in the coming days. Read More »

Madrid boss Zidane lavishes praise on brilliant Bale

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Real Madrid find themselves 18 points behind champions Barcelona , which won't have pleased the locals but Zidane is hoping to put on a show for the home fans this weekend. 'The fault is not those who play less, it's everyone and the first to blame is me. On the Celta game, he added: "It's a shame, it's the last game in our stadium ". Read More »

Nate Diaz And Clay Guida In Physical Confrontation At MMA Event

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According to Guida's teammate, Tyler Diamond , a member of the TUF 27 cast, Diaz initiated the altercation by shoving Guida and things escalated from there. Nate Diaz hasn't fought in the octagon in nearly two years, but that apparently hasn't stopped him from brawling. The pair had initially met back in March of 2016 when Diaz handed McGregor the first loss of his UFC tenure. Read More »

Arsenal close on Allegri?

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A number of people have been linked with the job, including current New York City FC head coach Vieira, and according to the BBC, he has been contacted by the Gunners. Manchester City coach Mikel Arteta has also been mooted as a contender, along with former Barcelona boss Luis Enrique and Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers. Read More »

Prescod pips Gatlin and Su in dramatic 100m win

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The 2015 and 2017 world 200m champion Dafne Schippers of the Netherlands finished second in a season-best 22.34. Javon Francis had a rough night in the 400m event, crossing the line in ninth position, in a time of 47.06, with Bahamian Steven Gardiner rewriting the meet record, with a 43.99 seconds run. Read More »

Impressive Kvitova Sets Up Bertens Final In Madrid

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Pliskova's defeat snapped a nine-match winning streak of her own, as the former world No. 1 prevailed for the Stuttgart Open title last week. "I think every match which I'm playing against a Czech girl, it's always pretty hard for both of us", Kvitova said. Read More »

Mohamed Salah: I'm very happy at Liverpool - This is just the beginning

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However Salah reassured fans on any rumours, saying he has future ambitions he wants to realise with the Anfield side. "I'm very happy here, I'm very happy and everything is fine", he said. Fans hoping to get their hands on a Champions League final edition of the 2017/19 jersey will be left disappointed due to the shirts selling out a long time ago. Read More »

Liverpool vs. Brighton - Premier League Preview

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Gomez suffered an ankle injury in a Premier League game against Stoke City and Klopp said the defender - who required surgery - played through the pain to complete the match. "I would like to think that this club is in a healthy position at the moment and what means more to this club at the moment is that we enable ourselves to have a decent Premier League season next season and to get that type of stability". Read More »

Match 47 - Mumbai vs Rajasthan: CrickingDuels Fantasy Guide

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The Royals have shown a lot of faith in having him in their squad over quite a few seasons now and it is high time he delivers with at least one of the aspects of his game. Both sides have momentum, having had contrasting victories in their previous games; Mumbai thrashed Kolkata Knight Riders, while Rajasthan edged out Chennai in a last-over finish. Read More »

Paul Casey withdraws from Players Championship with injury

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Three players were tied for second. While NBC televises the last two rounds of The Players Championship , that broadcast only went from 2 to 7 p.m. After you played your 72nd hole, you were whisked to the 17th for the playoff. A lot of people don't like the hole because of where it is in the round. Read More »

I was no Alexis Sanchez makeweight for Manchester United — Henrikh Mkhitaryan

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I want to leave my name in Arsenal as a legend because it's not easy to come to a team where you have been dreaming of playing for since you were a child", Mkhitaryan said. He added: " We're different players, we're different characters, we have different abilities and skills ". There will be another £2m if he reaches a combination of 40 goals and assists in a season, £1m if United win the Champions League and £500,000 if they win the Premier League. Read More »

Season over at Bayern for Neuer, doubts over World Cup

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The goalkeeper will have to work on his fitness at Germany's two-week training camp in northern Italy from May 23 to June 8 if he is to have any chance of playing at Russian Federation 2018. Heynckes says Neuer "completed 70 to 80 percent of the team's training session today". "He showed everything a goalkeeper needs, jumping for example". Read More »

Lewis Hamilton ends Sebastian Vettel's pole run in Spain

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Max Verstappen won the intra-team battle at Red Bull , finishing ahead of Daniel Ricciardo by just 0.003s. "I needed this pole", said Hamilton. Lewis Hamilton has admitted he must start punching above his weight in order to deliver a knockout blow to Sebastian Vettel in this year's championship race. Read More »

Leicester boss Puel admits Premier League deadline move will hurt English clubs

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However, with the window closing on August 9 this summer, Puel is concerned it leaves the Foxes vulnerable to losing their star man without the possibility of signing a replacement. "Now we have a good idea of the strength of the squad and what we need to add to the team for next season". "We will see if it is possible or not but I have a good feeling because it is the most important thing for the club", said the 56-year-old, who only replaced Craig Shakespeare in October. Read More »

Isco Returns for Real Madrid Following Injury

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Celta Vigo on the other hand, have been floundering in the mid-lower half of the table, with the visitors now 13th in La Liga. As the world's two greatest players for the last decade, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have had to ideal their "happy loser" award ceremony face when the other one pips them to an individual award. Read More »

Eddie Alvarez vs. Dustin Poirier 2 Added to UFC on FOX 30

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The main card will air on FOX while the preliminary card will be split broadcasted on FOX at and the promotion's streaming service, UFC Fight Pass.The co-headliner will see Jeremy Stephens against former featherweight champion Jose Aldo. After more negotiations, Poirier , 29, announced Thursday night on Twitter he'd also agreed to the fight. "You guys all saw that fight and can judge for yourself what happened."I think with a win over Dustin I get right in the title picture". Read More »

Radian Group (RDN) Target Price Lowered to $28.00

Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 94.76% of the company's stock. As regular trading ended, Radian Group Inc. Architects invested in 301 shs. ValuEngine lowered shares of Radian Group from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 14th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. Read More »

Hamburg relegated from Bundesliga for first time

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Hamburg will join Cologne in the second division next season, while Wolfsburg go into a relegation playoff. Aaron Hunt put them ahead with a penalty awarded by the video assistant referee for handball, before Josip Drmic equalised. Hoffenheim's goal difference of +18 saw them finish third, Dortmund's of +17 had them fourth and Leverkusen were one behind on +16 and take a spot in the Europa League . Read More »

Four finish Pochettino's greatest achievement - Kane

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Kane has scored 28 league goals this season and is in contention to win his third successive Premier League Golden Boot award but is three goals behind Liverpool's Mohammed Salah ahead of the final game of the campaign. "Even the Juventus game [in the Champions League's last 16], we didn't go through but we felt like we could have done on another day It's massive, we want to be playing Champions League football every year, especially for us, for Spurs , it is important we do that". Read More »

Brett Browns says 76ers are One High-level FA Away

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J.J. Redick wants to come back . With only 11 players now under contract going into 2018, and the Sixers backup power forward, Ersan Ilyasova , set to become an unrestricted free agent, Bolden presents the team with a cheap, high upside stretch forward who can play strong interior defense, and make shots from the perimeter. Read More »