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by | May 18, 2018 | 15:49

Arteta, 36, has emerged as the main favourite to take over from Wenger, who stepped down after 22 seasons in charge following a disappointing season in which Arsenal finished sixth and failed to qualify for the Champions League. "It's just too soon to know what I will do next", he confessed. Max Allegri ruled himself out of the job by saying "I'll be at Juventus next year if they don't sack me..." and the Director of Football at 1899 Hoffenheim confirmed Nagelsmann's future, saying ...

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:32

The NBA Draft is still over a month away, but after the annual Draft Lottery on Tuesday night we finally have the full draft order , which allows for plenty of speculation about what players will go where . The Phoenix Suns landed the number one pick and came into the lottery with the best percentage of doing so at 25 per cent. 1 pick in the June 21 draft for the first time, and have ties to top options Deandre Ayton from Arizona, global player Luka Doncic and Duke's Marvin ...

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:19

Their hard work fails as they lost the match. Match starts at 4 pm. Manish Pandey scored 62 runs off just 38 balls but the team fell short by 14 runs in the last over. The difference in the end proved to be a slight switch in batting strategy. Rashid Khan was brought in again, this time de Villiers was on strike, After 9 overs, RCB were 73/2.

by | May 18, 2018 | 15:19

Or recall how three goals in 19 minutes at home to Manchester City created an unassailable lead against the Premier League champions, and five in 32 minutes either side of half-time floored AS Roma at Anfield. "He has been absolutely brilliant this year, and has done very well in the Egypt team, taking them to the World Cup". "They don't really build a lot of play, and they don't worry too much about keeping possession, but they do look to take the ball away from the opposing defence ...

by | May 18, 2018 | 14:11

Looking at the Thoro-Graph numbers, Bravazo made a tremendous leap from the Louisiana Derby to the Kentucky Derby, and even several points from his Risen Star victory. Finally, the two-week turnaround is a new experience for the son of Scat Daddy , whose previous races were nicely spaced about a month apart. Will Chad Brown and Jose Ortiz use a different strategy this time to try to turn the tables on Justify? Baffert said he kept the workout light because of the conditions.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:19

He was named to the All-Star team in February for the third straight season. The 25-year-old was the second leading scorer behind Harden with 28.1 points, fifth in rebounding (11.1) and first in blocks (2.6). Harden and James are now playing in their conference finals. Meanwhile, the Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons and Utah Jazz's Donovan Mitchell are finalists for the NBA Rookie of the Year award.

by | May 17, 2018 | 16:16

McGregor, who has 38 global caps, moved to Hull after a year in the Turkish top flight. Allan McGregor has rejoined Rangers from Hull City on a free transfer. In his first spell with Rangers he won 11 major trophies, including a hat-trick of league titles in 2009, 2010 and 2011. Now, the Liverpool legend is turning his attention to the defence and is keen on bringing the 21-year-old centre back to Ibrox.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:52

Saturday, I will play a match and that is the only thing that's certain. "Until 15 days ago, I was sure to stop playing, but I received some exciting proposals, both on and off the pitch". "Not to mention that in the Champions League , at the Bernabeu, he put in a fantastic performance". 'I'm very happy at the moment. I felt this love and fought to deserve it, and tried to do my best.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:51

The Dublin-based retailer has been quick to distance itself from its troubled namesake after Mothercare UK, which has already nearly halved the number of stores it has in the past five years, said that its financial outlook was "perilous" and that it will be closing another 50 stores in Britain, and putting 800 jobs at risk.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:47

Substitute Kostas Mitroglou almost pulled one back, his header coming off the post, before Gabi's low drive in the 89th minute made it 3-0. Marseille dominated the opening stages but gifted Atletico took the lead when Andre-Frank Anguissa failed to control goalkeeper Steve Mandanda's pass out and Gabi intercepted before setting Griezmann free to score in the 21st minute.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:38

After what we saw in the first two games, one would be hard pressed to find a Cavalier (outside of LeBron James ) that doesn't belong on a list like this. And to the surprise of no one, it was once again Baynes who put himself in the right position to influence the contest. Sit him and risk never getting him back.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:37

Incredibly, the ball was called out and upon protestations from Pliskova, the linesman and the umpire couldn't find her ball's mark in the clay surface - so, the call stood. Pliskova, the No 6 seed from the Czech Republic, lost 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 in the second round of the Italian Open on Wednesday (Thursday NZ time). Pliskova's twin sister Kristyna, who is also a professional player, threw her support behind her sibling by calling out the horrendous umpire decision.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:14

It seems that the 42-year-old intends to take a break for the time being, but Mourinho believes he has the credentials to be a manager himself. It's not an issue. The Manchester Evening News say, though, that Manchester United could be primed to change their stance. Real Madrid are reportedly confident of landing him this summer but The Mirror now claim that Manchester United have joined the race for his signature.

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:13

The Argentina captain told TyC Sports channel programme "Libero" (via Sport): "It would be awful [if Neymar moved to Madrid] because of everything he means to Barcelona ". "And on a footballing level Madrid would be much stronger than they already are". "What I miss from Barcelona and about Barcelona is these two [Messi and Suarez], due to the joy we had on a daily basis".

by | May 17, 2018 | 15:06

They also want it by the football season. Those who think Nevada will lose money because people will not come to bet misunderstand how the Strip attracts visitors . But that law likely need to be rewritten, Sleight said. Any sports gambling proposal could expect similar opposition. Duru and others played down fears that expanding sports betting could impact the integrity of professional sports, as argued by the leagues.

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:54

Marseille was going for a second European trophy, 25 years after winning the Champions League, but ultimately had no answer to Griezmann's mobility and finishing. Both of Griezmann's goals were superbly finished after naive mistakes from the French side, while Gabi's late clincher came just after substitute Clinton Njie had butchered his side's last chance to make a game of it.

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:49

Uncapped Liverpool right-back Alexander-Arnold, 19, has made just three appearances for England's U21s with this his first senior call-up. Rashford was named in the squad along with Manchester United teammates Phil Jones , Jesse Lingard and Ashley Young .

by | May 17, 2018 | 14:45

Former Everton and Manchester United boss Moyes was appointed until the end of this season last November, following a terrible start to the campaign under predecessor Slaven Bilic . West Ham announced the departure of Moyes on Wednesday and said a new manager would be hired "within the next 10 days". Fans have been increasingly disenchanted with the club's owners and protested at some home games.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:33

After being vetted, however, the sale is assumed to proceed without hitches. In fact, the finalization of the sale of the Carolina Panthers should not be an issue. The Carolina Panthers will reportedly get a new owner Tuesday, with a sale price that's double the league records. According to Sports Illustrated's L.

by | May 16, 2018 | 08:30

And exactly why it needs to be Morris in that starting lineup and stuck to James like glue from the opening tip. The last team to beat a James team in the Eastern Conference playoffs was the Celtics in 2010. Then came Morris , who boldly declared himself "the best guy defending [James] in the league, outside of Kawhi" (per The Athletic's Jay King). While James wouldn't have gotten this far without help from his teammates, the Pacers and Raptors didn't have the depth to make his ...