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by | May 05, 2019 | 15:40

He heard "Happy Birthday" at every turn, made his first birdie as a 30-year-old on hit the par-5 seventh hole and looked to be ready to make a move when he hit from a loose divot on the 12th fairway to just outside 10 feet. He finished the round with four birdies and one bogey. Playing three groups behind the large crowd following McIlroy, he kept bogeys off his card and holed a 15-foot birdie putt on the 18th for his 66.

by | May 05, 2019 | 11:53

Goals from Luis Suárez and two from Lionel Messi proved to be the difference at the Camp Nou, although Barcelona proved last season that a comfortable win at home in the first leg isn't always enough to progress. Victory will take Liverpool back two points ahead of Manchester City at the top of the table. The team could easily have been forced to play the majority of the game against Newcastle with 10 men.

by | May 05, 2019 | 09:56

Barca will head to Anfield with a 3-0 lead after an impressive performance at the Nou Camp. But Luis Suarez 's opener was followed by a Lionel Messi double to tip the tie in Barca's favour . When the result was 2-0, I was still thinking it's open . "We won't give up". It tells me that they do not have enough quality in the squad. I think it's too much and I think the team has that appetite.

by | May 05, 2019 | 07:49

Paper Round's view: Real Madrid seem committed to properly rebuilding after a wasted season under Julen Lopetegui and Santiago Solari. According to The Express , Los Blancos Zinedine Zidane is quite clear of the intention of parting ways with the attacker with United and Chelsea among the probable contenders for his signature.

by | May 05, 2019 | 07:32

If Newcastle's midfield players can step up and the team can put in some crunching tackles behind a rowdy crowd at St. James' Park, an upset is possible. And Liverpool enjoyed a large slice of good fortune with the free-kick that led to the victor, as there appeared to be no contact between Fabinho and Matt Ritchie for the infringement that allowed Xherdan Shaqiri to launch the deadly delivery.

by | May 05, 2019 | 04:41

Dawkins' lawyer had earlier sought to ask him about his relationship with University of Arizona coach Sean Miller . Later, Dawkins said, "Hey, he's putting up some real money for them [racial slur]". "Sean's taking care of Rawle and them", Dawkins reportedly said. "I never have and I never will". He told a federal jury that the money was meant to pay expenses for the family of SC basketball player P.J.

by | May 05, 2019 | 02:25

Police questioned Russell, who was flying from NY to Louisville International Airport, after a routine search by TSA officials flagged a can of Arizona Iced Tea in his luggage. The NBA did not comment Thursday about the bust, but previous cases showed Russell might be penalized. Russell will more than likely be forced to enter the league's marijuana program.

by | May 04, 2019 | 22:07

Tottenham's rivals for third and fourth - not in action until Sunday, a win for Spurs on the south coast would have sealed a top-four finish and qualification for next season's Champions League . It was a moment of madness and his red card was deserved. At 19 years and 351 days, Travers is the first teenage goalkeeper to start a Premier League game since Joe Hart in October 2006 and this could be an audition or Travers to land the Bournemouth keepers' jersey on a regular basis, with ...

by | May 04, 2019 | 19:55

Tyronn Lue and Monty Williams are seemingly the leading candidates, while Juwan Howard has also met with Lakers representatives. That appeared to increase the likelihood that Lue would be offered the Lakers' coaching job - a position he'd been linked with ever since the Cleveland Cavaliers fired him after an 0-6 start to the season.

by | May 04, 2019 | 16:29

The Denver Nuggets came up short against the Portland Trail Blazers in Game 2 of the Western Conference semifinals after starting off the series with a win. I'm extremely proud of the way my players came back in the second half. Portland led by as many as 10 points in the opening half but the Nuggets pulled in front 38-37 on Murray's running 3-pointer.

by | May 04, 2019 | 05:27

Smart shares a close relationship with Ainge, who was there to comfort him while his mother, Camellia Smart, endured and eventually died from cancer a year ago. Ainge was a two-sport star at BYU who in 1981 won the Wooden Award as the nation's top college basketball player. "But when it comes to personal things, or comparing myself to my National Basketball Association brothers, like, 'Do you think you are better than this guy?' I'm out".

by | May 03, 2019 | 23:14

Article 9 of UEFA's disciplinary regulations broadly state that decisions taken by the referee on the field of play are final and may not be reviewed unless there was mistaken identity or serious misconduct that the referee somehow missed. "We know he'll play three, four, five years more, we don't know how many - as many as he wants", he added. But he will stay here with us. "He might even play until he's 45, who knows?" the president theorised.

by | May 03, 2019 | 22:45

Solskjaer said Friday that the Spain worldwide has been "fantastic" for United this season, even though he has not kept a clean sheet for 13 matches. "Towards the end of the season, he's been in headlines for the wrong reasons but he has to deal with that".

by | May 03, 2019 | 22:25

Klopp has confirmed Keita will miss the last few games of the season - as Liverpool continue their chase for glory on two fronts - and also potentially the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt this summer. "There's nothing good to say about Naby's injury but that Ox is back is brilliant, yes". Klopp insisted he has no concerns over the mentality of his squad after their defeat at the Nou Camp.

by | May 03, 2019 | 22:12

Durant scored 38 of his playoff career-high 50 points in the first half, matching Charles Barkley, who scored 38 of his 56 points in the first half 25 years earlier to help the Phoenix Suns finish off a first-round sweep of the Warriors. The Clippers got as close as 12 in the first five minutes of the third quarter, but the Warriors pushed the lead back to 102-78 entering the fourth and kept the lead at double digits the rest of the way.

by | May 03, 2019 | 22:08

The legendary jockey announced his immediate retirement from the saddle after landing the feature event of the Punchestown Festival, with Kemboy seeing off the sustained challenge of his Cheltenham Gold Cup-winning stable companion Al Boum Photo in a thrilling finish.

by | May 03, 2019 | 20:58

Rodgers also came close to ending Liverpool's wait for the title when his side finished 2nd in 2013-14, but City boss Pep Guardiola says he "cannot imagine" either manager not wanting to win their match this weekend. But he said his players had proved their ability to perform under pressure all season, amassing 91 points so far with just a single defeat in the Premier League.

by | May 03, 2019 | 19:43

If the Raptors can win convincingly on the road, they will once again become heavy favorites to reach the Eastern Conference Finals. Through the first two games, there's not much more Kawhi Leonard could really do. Butler scored six points for Philadelphia, who led 26-17 after one. Jimmy Butler had 30 points and 11 rebounds to top the Sixers, while Joel Embiid , who was a game-time decision after battling the stomach flu, finished with 12 points .

by | May 03, 2019 | 13:24

We have seen how good Ibaka can be when paired with Kyle Lowry , or if VanVleet and Powell can play off of the ball for Gasol in the regular season. Leonard, who was acquired in an off-season trade specifically for a long post-season run, has been as advertised, scoring 113 through this series' three games.

by | May 03, 2019 | 12:27

The two teams sparred stirringly in the second half, with big chances at either end, but ultimately it was the English side who broke the 45-minute deadlock, with Aubameyang firing in a late half volley to dispirit Marcelino García Toral's team ahead of next Thursday's second leg.