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Pep Guardiola | 'There's still more to come from City' Pep Guardiola | 'There's still more to come from City'
- May 18, 2019

Manchester City's players risk their futures at the club if they do not show the hunger to keep winning, says manager Pep Guardiola . Should Watford win the FA Cup , United will enter the Europa League in the second qualifying round, which starts on July 25 - when they are due to play Tottenham Hotspur in Shanghai. (more...)
ICC announces most advanced Cricket World Cup coverage to date ICC announces most advanced Cricket World Cup coverage to date
- May 18, 2019

I have not done gym for some time. There are prizes for each league match won, in what promises to be a competitive tournament with the world's best playing each other in a round-robin format. Broadcast tools such as Hawk-Eye will be supplemented by an in-depth cricket data analytics system to be provided by analytics app CricViz. ICC TV is supported by production services partner Sunset+Vine and equipment services partner NEP Broadcast Solutions. (more...)
Juventus confirm coach Allegri will leave club at end of season Juventus confirm coach Allegri will leave club at end of season
- May 18, 2019

This was only the second time Juventus had won four consecutive Scudetto titles (the last time being from 1931 to 1935, when they won five Scudetto titles in a row). The dream appointment of the Juve board, the fans and quite possibly Ronaldo himself is Zinedine Zidane, but the former midfielder recently rejoined Real Madrid after leaving last summer, a decision the Frenchman may now be coming to regret . (more...)
Cardinals’ Patrick Peterson suspended 6 games for PED use Cardinals’ Patrick Peterson suspended 6 games for PED use
- May 17, 2019

The league's performance-enhancing drug policy states that any player suspended for a violation "will be ineligible for selection to the Pro Bowl, or to receive any other honors or awards from the League or the Players Association". It is unclear why the ban is for six games, as opposed to the standard four for a first-time offender. Peterson also said that he's known about the impending suspension for months. (more...)
Doug Baldwin appears to announce retirement on Twitter Doug Baldwin appears to announce retirement on Twitter
- May 16, 2019

You will fail over and over again. The tweets came three days removed from Seattle announcing it was terminating the contracts of Baldwin and fellow longtime Seahawks standout Kam Chancellor with failed physical designations. And guess what.it will be one hell of a journey. He finished the series of tweets with a GIF of Jon Snow from Game of Thrones , with the words "my watch has ended" written on the image. (more...)
QB Rodgers confirms 'Game of Thrones' cameo QB Rodgers confirms 'Game of Thrones' cameo
- May 16, 2019

Of course, if Daenerys has to pilot the dragon, the Bears could get flagged for too many players on the field. The episode featured a blink-and-you'll-miss-it cameo appearance by National Football League superstar QB Aaron Rodgers . Given the reported scale of this week's episode, we're sure that's a very likely outcome. On Sunday, Our Hero didn't last long. But in either role, the 35-year-old's fate most likely remained the same as Daenerys and Drogon destroyed King's Landing, ... (more...)
Leeds United stuck in English Championship for another year Leeds United stuck in English Championship for another year
- May 16, 2019

Frank Lampard praised his Derby players after securing a place in the Championship play-off final as his side gained revenge for "Spygate" in mid-season in the best possible way. After the game Lampard was asked about the chants and the former Chelsea midfielder said, "Maybe it is sweeter because of the chants". I'm not going to lie maybe it is. (more...)
Parker handed Fulham job on permanent basis Parker handed Fulham job on permanent basis
- May 16, 2019

The Spaniard, however, hinted that his willingness to extend his three-season reign will hinge on Ashley's vision for Newcastle. He was capped 18 times by England and played almost 600 professional games, mainly in the Premier League for Charlton, Chelsea , Newcastle, West Ham and Tottenham, before ending his career at Fulham in June 2017. (more...)
Italian Open: Rain Delays Roger Federer's Rome Return As Day Matches Cancelled Italian Open: Rain Delays Roger Federer's Rome Return As Day Matches Cancelled
- May 16, 2019

Switzerland's tennis star Roger Federer , a four-time finalist in Rome , returns to Italy after skipping the clay season for the last two years as he concentrated on his grass game. When informed of the decision on Tuesday during a media event, Federer said it was " disappointing to hear". "They rewarded the fans who bought tickets earlier, which is sort of odd, but OK", Federer said. (more...)
Ben Zobrist divorces wife Julianna for 'inappropriate marital conduct' Ben Zobrist divorces wife Julianna for 'inappropriate marital conduct'
- May 16, 2019

Ben Zobrist's filing contends that his wife "has been guilty of inappropriate marital conduct which render further cohabitation impossible", tennessean.com reported, though the article did not elaborate. Zobrist is due more than $9 million for the remainder of this season in the final year of his four-year contract with the club. Details of the matter are really not of interest from a baseball perspective, but Zobrist's absence does have an obvious impact on the Cubs' roster situation. (more...)
Rockies top the Red Sox in extra innings Rockies top the Red Sox in extra innings
- May 16, 2019

I think my time was up on Friday, you know, and I still need some more at-bats and getting used to some things before I'm ready. It's not gratifying, just something that we believed. Rockies: LHP Tyler Anderson (left knee inflammation) saw a specialist Monday and will consult with team doctors about potential surgery, Black said. (more...)
Serena Williams pulls out of Italian Open with knee injury Serena Williams pulls out of Italian Open with knee injury
- May 16, 2019

Why did Serena Williams withdraw from Italian Open? Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki retired from her first-round match at the Italian Open because of a leg injury. She trailed 3-0 against Alize Cornet in the opening round of the Madrid Open earlier this month before pulling out with a back injury. Williams, now ranked 11th, made her Grand Slam return in Paris 12 months ago following the birth of her daughter. (more...)
Tottenham decline to subsidise Champions League ticket prices Tottenham decline to subsidise Champions League ticket prices
- May 16, 2019

The final decision is made by Leterme, chairman and chief investigator of Uefa's investigatory chamber. The implications are that either Manchester City's good faith in the CFCB IC is misplaced or the CFCB IC process is being misrepresented by individuals intent on damaging the club's reputation and its commercial interests. (more...)
Serena Williams wins Italian Open opener to kick-start clay-court season Serena Williams wins Italian Open opener to kick-start clay-court season
- May 16, 2019

Venus, the 1999 champion, later edged out Belgium's Elise Mertens 7-5, 3-6, 7-6. Obviously the pasta and the food. "I just smile and take pictures". Despite being blown away in the second set - which was repeatedly interrupted by rain - after taking the first, the Ukrainian looked likely to progress when she claimed three successive breaks of serve at the start of the decider, either side of being broken once herself. (more...)
Jets fire GM Maccagnan, name HC Gase interim replacement Jets fire GM Maccagnan, name HC Gase interim replacement
- May 16, 2019

The Jets introduced Gase as their new head coach on January 11, but within weeks it was apparent that the Maccagnan-Gase marriage wasn't going well, and Gase felt it was an awkward fit . Gase was irritated by the suggestion there were problems between he and Maccagnan when asked about the reports, saying last Friday: "I don't know who decides to put that stuff out there". (more...)
Juergen Klopp eyes Champions League glory after title pain Juergen Klopp eyes Champions League glory after title pain
- May 15, 2019

Van Dijk has been ever-present for Klopp's side all season, starting every single Premier League game and being substituted just once, accumulating 3,295 minutes. Virgil van Dijk, Player of the Season; a worthy victor. "The good thing is that City know we're here now and we're not going anywhere". Without everyone here at Liverpool , fans and players, it wouldn't be possible so I will definitely give them credit for all of it as well. (more...)
Schumacher documentary in the works and headed to Cannes Schumacher documentary in the works and headed to Cannes
- May 15, 2019

Schumacher turned 50 on 3 January but has not been seen in public since a skiing accident in the French Alps five years ago which left him with severe head injuries and in a medically-induced coma. " We are happy this film will be in the hands of such ambitious and sensitive professionals ". 14 FILM are producing along with DCM, which will release the film in German-speaking territories. (more...)
Jedinak's Villa through to play-off final after shootout win over West Brom Jedinak's Villa through to play-off final after shootout win over West Brom
- May 15, 2019

West Brom was without suspended star striker Dwight Gayle but got a goal from Craig Dawson in the 29th minute to draw level. Villa kept momentum, but Johnstone plucked out Adomah's header from the post four minutes later, as the match went to a penalty shoot-out. (more...)
Kang claims AT&T Byron Nelson for first PGA Tour win Kang claims AT&T Byron Nelson for first PGA Tour win
- May 15, 2019

The start of the third round at Trinity Forest was delayed six hours because of heavy rain overnight and into the morning. "Just getting great momentum", said Kang, who matched the course record with a 61 in the second round Friday. At 12 under for the tournament, he was one of seven golfers tied for seventh. "Yesterday we finished too late and I didn't get enough time to sleep". (more...)
Tiger trying to channel Masters form for PGA Tiger trying to channel Masters form for PGA
- May 15, 2019

Four of those times, he did not play due to injury or illness. Johnson, Rose, third-ranked Koepka and fourth-rated McIlroy could take number one with a triumph while Woods would need to win, have neither Rose nor Koepka finish second alone and have Johnson finish worse than solo 11th place. (more...)

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