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Puel under pressure as Southampton ends season with 1-0 loss

Peter Crouch became the first player to score 50 headed goals in the Premier League on Sunday after netting against Southampton. It is that fear that has made m...


Conte 'won't stay at Chelsea without family in London'

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte says he aims to create sustainable success at Stamford Bridge after an incredible debut season in London. Celebrations kicke...


Juventus clinch sixth successive Serie A title with win against Crotone

Slightly anxious fans of " Juventus " made a defeat from Roma . Paulo Dybala curled home a brilliant free-kick and Alex Sandro headed in a third via the cros...


Westbrook makes All-NBA First Team

James had 13 double-doubles of points and rebounds and another 16 of points and assists for a Cavaliers team that won the Central Division for the third straigh...


Sharapova receives wild card into pre-Wimbledon event

Sharapova's first round win in Rome meant her ranking, now 211, will have improved enough to gain a place by right in the Wimbledon qualifying tournament held t...


England face France and Argentina in tough 2019 World Cup draw

Allister Coetzee's men were handed what many would consider a nightmarish draw after being grouped with Italy and defending champions New Zealand . Wales lo...


Boston creamed: Cavs back home after demolishing Celtics

James scored at least 30 points for a career-high eighth consecutive playoff game. One of the most wonderful records was when they set a new postseason mark f...


Golden State has Spurs on brink elimination, leads series 3-0

San Antonio lost 113-111 without him, squandering a 20-point halftime lead. When Leonard originally suffered the ankle injury in Game 5 of the Western Conf...


Westbrook, Harden, Leonard finalists for NBA MVP

Westbrook and Harden had two historical years, and James and Leonard were easily the best and second-best players in the National Basketball Association this se...


Mourinho demands more from Manchester United fans

It was not a gamble, it was a simple decision. After that we lost boys who could be alternatives - Ashley Young , Luke Shaw , Fosu-Mensah. "We have had m...


Toronto Blue Jays Promote Anthony Alford To Majors

Looking beyond Friday's contest, a platoon situation with Ezequiel Carrera in left field could be the best way to give Alford frequent time - although Pillar w...


Zverev signals arrival, beats Djokovic to win Italian Open

Svitolina also looks for her eighth career title and is 2-0 in final appearances on clay court. In the victory, Halep won 68 percent of her first serve points...


Thiem sends Nadal crashing out of Rome Masters

ROME (AP) - Alexander "Sascha" Zverev became the youngest Masters Series finalist in a decade when he beat American veteran John Isner 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-1 at the...


High society: Pippa Middleton marries at almost-royal event

Harry did not bring his girlfriend, American actress Meghan Markle, to the crowded church ceremony. The Duchess of Cambridge, dressed in a bespoke dusty pink ...


LaLiga: Sampaoli could not turn down Argentina job offer

He's always been looked at the favorite to replace the fired Edgardo Bauza, with the World Cup just over 12 months away. I would only leave here [Sevilla] if it...


Mourinho: Manchester United lack strength in depth to fight in two competitions

Indeed, United's struggles in the Premier League have continued this season under Jose Mourinho, and for the fourth campaign in a row the Red Devils will end ...


Gomes makes United youth award history

Manchester United face Crystal Palace at Old Trafford on Sunday (May 21) for the last game of the season. As a result Gomes could be in line for a shock debut...


Mourinho can't resist a dig at Arsenal and Wenger

The victory at the Emirates Stadium keeps sixth-placed Arsenal's hopes of a top-four finish alive, but they are six points adrift of Manchester City, who now ...


Chelsea announce details for Premier League trophy parade

In contrast, Chelsea veteran John Terry will hope to win his 16th major honour with the Blues at Wembley in what is the former England centre-back's final sea...


NHL Predators mince Ducks to take series lead

Perry's score came from just below the Nashville goal line, rifling a shot off Rinne's skate and into the net. After potentially getting away with goalie in...


New horses among Preakness challenges facing Always Dreaming

The Peacock Racing Stables-owned Dialed In colt certainly wasn't in any hurry, as he loped through a mile gallop, but trainer Antonio Sano was happy with the ex...


Mourinho: Ajax should not be in the Europa League

The Red Devils are guaranteed a sixth place finish in the Premier League, while their opponents for the weekend in Crystal Palace occupy 13th spot after condemn...


Mourinho to give Dearnley, Gomes, Harrop, Mitchell and Willock their United debuts

The Portuguese confirmed Joel Pereira, Kieran O'Hara, Demetri Mitchell, Scott McTominay, Josh Harrop, Matthew Willock and Zachary Dearnley will be involved on S...


Thunder's Kanter heading to US after detainment in Romania

Kanter, who turned 25 Saturday, posted a 45-second video via Twitter - "I'm being held at Romanian airport by Police!" - to explain his situation. Fabian Badi...


Cavs send Celtics to record loss, 130-86, lead series 2-0

Boston trailed 72-31 at the half. "It was just one of those games, you can't bank on that every night", Lue said. We have to play better and compete througho...