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Pep promises cake but no contract guarantee for Toure

Vincent Kompany says the Manchester City player had had to work to adapt to Pep Guardiola's "unique style". Guardiola wants to provide competition for Clau...


Celtic's biggest win at Glasgow rival Rangers in 120 years

As for the national championship, in 33 games the Rangers scored 58 points, with the goal difference 48-34 and takes 3rd place in the table, nearly guaranteed w...


Simona Halep eyes second straight Madrid Open title after downing Anastasija Sevastova

Halep gained her first victory over Mladenovic in the second round of the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati in 2015 in three tight sets. A lively decidi...


Spurs face quick turnaround before conference finals

A sombre Harden was clear about who was to blame for the loss. It would appear that 5 or 6 games is all we will see. "But it happened and we move forward". Ha...


Champions League: Real Madrid survive Atletico onslaught to reach final

Kevin Gameiro also should have done better on the end of a swift Atletico counter-attack but Cristiano Ronaldo in particular was growing in prominence and wa...


Ancelotti revels in ´crazy´ Bayern comeback at Leipzig

The main sensation of the current season in the German Bundesliga remains the football club Leipzig. Leipzig have been labelled "Bayern-Jäger Nummer 1" whic...


Carrasco and 2 relievers toss 4-hitter, Indians top Jays 6-0

First baseman Justin Smoak is getting a chance to be an everyday player with the Toronto Blue Jays this season. "I can't remember it where it hit at once". Gibb...


Nadal ends Djokovic hoodoo to reach another Madrid final

In the final, the four-time Madrid champion will play Dominic Thiem of Austria or Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay. With a victory on Sunday, he would tie Djokovic a...


Led by Hayward, Utah Jazz moving on to new playoff turf

With scores tied at 24 at the end of the first quarter, the Jazz rallied to dominate the next two before closing out the 13-point win. Make no mistake about i...


SRH thrash Lions by 8 wkts, seal play-offs spot

For Sunrisers, Warner and Shikhar Dhawan have done the bulk of the scoring so they are the highest run-getters of the season. Put into bat, Gujarat amassed ...


Kolkata Knight Riders suffer nine-run loss to Mumbai Indians

It will be an interesting battle against the marauding Mumbai batting line-up who nearly chased down a record 231 before falling short by seven runs in their ma...


Bills new GM Brandon Beane foresees smooth transition

The Bills interviewed four candidates for the GM job, Beane was the only one to receive a second interview. It's not going to be Sean's team. It's a relations...


Wall's late 3 leads Wiz past Celtics 92-91, forces Game 7

Thanks to him and backcourt mate Bradley Beal , Washington's season will last at least one more game. The Wizards turn their attention now to Game 7 in Bosto...


Novak in Madrid semis, Nishikori withdraws

It's good that I came through". "But it's something that is getting better day after day". The 12-time Grand Slam champion ended his long and successful rel...


Conte: Chelsea title win feels like a "dream coming true"

When you put a lot of enthusiasm and passion and hours into your work, a lot of time not sleeping for your work, it's right to celebrate and enjoy a moment like...


Fulham 1 Reading 1: Cairney levels tense play-off tie

We trust all our players. "We can win a game without Paul McShane ". Against the run of play, Jordan Obita fired Reading ahead from a hard angle in the 5...


Antonio Conte hopes Chelsea wrap up Premier League title at West Brom

Chelsea beat Middlesbrough 3-0 on Monday. Gibson is a rare breed in the modern game, a chairman who could never be accused of not having the best interests o...


Combine still has value even if top NBA prospects skip it

DraftExpress also breaks down Bell's measurements , described as "not ideal", though they do compare favorably to those of Cleveland Cavaliers big man Tristan T...


Masters champion Garcia returns to action at The Players

Masters champion Sergio Garcia and Rory McIlroy were among the later starters and Garcia had just four players below him on the leaderboard after taking 40 shot...


Knicks boss maintains stand on Anthony, wishes 'success somewhere'

We're not going to be there. "I think the direction with our team is that he would be better off somewhere else", Jackson said during that media session. He...


UK government in dark over who behind cyber attack

Some chemotherapy patients were even sent home because their records could not be accessed. East Cheshire NHS Trust runs Macclesfield District General Hospita...


Predators win Game 1 in OT

The Predators certainly had some zip than the Ducks from the beginning, piling up 12 of the first 13 shots of goal. He's up to two tallies and nine helpers thro...


Cavaliers take 3-0 series lead over Raptors

TORONTO (AP) - LeBron James scored 35 points, Kevin Love had 16 points and 13 rebounds, and the Cleveland Cavaliers pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat ...


All black everything for Celtics before Game 6 at Wizards

That three sparked a huge 10-0 run that tied the game, 40-40, in the final minute of the first half. Yes, he created a buzz with his playoff-career high 29 po...


Patty Mills helps Spurs ground the Rockets

However, while challenged, the Spurs proved to be the better team in a dominant Game 6 performance i, eliminating a Rockets team that appeared to just run...