Losing To Arsenal Changed Everything - Antonio Conte

The triumph marks a stunning debut campaign in England for head coach Antonio Conte , who can still claim the domestic double should Chelsea beat Arsenal in the FA Cup final. "It's a great squad of players they've got there but maybe there will be a freshening up, don't lose your best players and add one or two at the top end to go into the Champions League".

Fit-again Rohit, Shami in Champions Trophy squad

Thankfully, though better sense has prevailed. The BCCI stands to lose $277mn in revenue over the next eight years under the sweeping changes and its use of the Champions Trophy as a bargaining chip was strongly criticised. About other players, he said " We considered Kuldeep. No question marks here. In Dhoni, the team has a calm head, who understands 50-over cricket better than most.

Spurs Run Rockets Out of Playoffs

Losing Leonard could be the story of this series, though coach Gregg Popovich had no update except that Leonard hurt the same foot. "Four, five, six guys all had good games". "I've been on both sides of this thing. We just didn't have that pop". HOUSTON (AP ) - The San Antonio Spurs are thrilled to be in the Western Conference finals for the first time since winning the title in 2014.

Kelly Oubre explains why he snapped following Kelly Olynyk foul

And they did that today. He started Game 4 shooting 5 for 5 from 3-point territory with 17 points and was held to two more on 1-of-7 shooting the rest of the way. "There was no such thing as the two Kellys", Boston center Al Horford said. "And, Kelly Olynyk is a dirty player". Green, however, has little room to call another player " dirty ".

Tottenham 2-1 Manchester United match highlights

Spurs are due to celebrate the occasion throughout the day and kick-off against Man United at 4.30 pm. Once the game kicked off, Tottenham's fans were in full voice. "It's been a progression from (third) last season", Kane said. De Gea used his feet to thwart Kane before the break - but three minutes after the restart the Spurs striker scored his first ever goal against United.

Forest Green Rovers promoted to English Football League

They had every right to be, with the final whistle score 3-1 to Forest Green, Rovers were taking home the trophy. Mark Cooper says it's an achievement to take a club the size of Forest Green into the Football League and isn't concerned about anyone's opinion on how the club is funded.

Arsene Wenger dismisses plane protest as Arsenal boost Champions League hopes

However, defeat will nearly certainly end any hopes of finishing in the top four so we need to improve upon our record at the Bet365 Stadium as we've won just one of our previous eight trips. Arsenal will be facing a Stoke side with just one win from their last nine games , yet City manager Mark Hughes is confident his players will rise to the occasion.

James Harden could get more rest next season, Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni says

Harden - who's been hyped all season as an MVP candidate - looked disinterested and passive while scoring just 10 points to go with his six turnovers. Harden had a crappy day at work, and it was also his last day of work before a some hard-earned time off. "He's had a historic season, and we can get that better", D'Antoni said.

Demian Maia Split Decisions Jorge Masvidal, Earns Title Shot (UFC 211 Results)

Masvial is throwing a little here and there while Maia isn't throwing at all. Maia took his back, but Masvidal stood with him against the fence. Maia is noticeably limping back to his corner afterwards, perhaps having either burned out his legs or hurt them while maintaining that body triangle for so long on Masvidal's back in that opening five minutes.

Watch Rafa Cabrera Bello make first-ever albatross on Sawgrass' 16th hole

There had been only two recorded albatrosses in the history of The Players Championship until Sunday, when Rafael Cabrera Bello went 523 yards in two shots at the par-5 16th hole. He had started the day in a tie for 10th place and was 2-over par through the first 15 holes. "He wasn't done yet, circling birdie-2 at 17 from 5'9", and holing out from 37'9" away for a walk-off par at 18 after hitting his tee shot into the water.

Jose Mourinho explains his Manchester United team selection against Tottenham Hotspur

But if I was on your side and you are always looking for these kind of capital letters, big headlines, I accept if you say that". It's as simple as that. The post Mourinho: Europa League Final Shouldn't Define Me appeared first on After 2-0 we brought a bit more balance to the team because we put players in the right positions and we put midfielders in midfield and the team improved a lot.

Euro gives up earlier gains as Macron seals French election victory

The growing threat of terrorism and violent extremism is accompanied by an escalation of local conflicts and the destabilisation of entire regions", Putin said in a congratulatory telegram released by the Kremlin. "France is one of our closest allies and we look forward to working with the new President on a wide range of shared priorities", said a Downing Street spokesman in London.

Jose Mourinho praises match-winner Marcus Rashford

Daley Blind has warned his Manchester United teammates there is still work to do to secure a place in the Europa League final. The Celta goalkeeper kept the visitors at bay for 67 minutes with a series of great saves, with his first-half stop to deny Rashford a particular highlight.

Falcao fires Monaco to brink of French title

Leonardo Jardim's side, knocked out of the Champions League by Juventus in midweek, need only a point from their remaining two games to rubberstamp their first French crown since 2000 and halt PSG's four-year domestic dominance. Teenage forward Mbappe turned provider again when his cushioned square pass allowed Falcao to volley in the third. On Wednesday we need to pick up the points to win the title.

Washington Capitals vs. Penguins live stream Game 7

With a 2.49 goals-against average, Braden Holtby hasn't exactly been awful during these playoffs. As soon as they start to trail, their shot selection deteriorates as they start firing the puck on net from everywhere as opposed to setting up better opportunities.

Trump urges Liberty U grads to stand up to criticism

Bush, Ronald Reagan and Jimmy Carter all spoke at that in school during their first year as president. "I want to thank you", Trump said to the 50,000 in attendance. Be true to yourself, your country, and your beliefs", he told the graduates. On May 4 he signed an executive order to give churches and religious groups greater leeway to engage in politics without putting their tax-exempt status in jeopardy.

MLB Player Hit In Face By A Pitch, Taken To Hospital

The hit by pitch ignited speculation that Pirates pitcher Johnny Barbato was intentionally targeting Iannetta, who hit a home run earlier in the game. A 93-mph fastball running up and in and virtually no time to react. There are some positive numbers for the Pirates. Gregory Polanco hit a broken bat dribbler down the third base line for a single and David Freese followed with a single that ricocheted off Walker's left shin and into right-center as Polanco took third.

Spurs return to action on short rest against fully-recharged Warriors

I take responsibility for it. Gasol on the lopsided win: "No one expected a Game 6. win like this, but we just played hard". San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard will face the Golden State Warriors Sunday in the opener of the Western Conference finals, according to ESPN's Michael C.

Ricky Stenhouse Jr takes home Geico 500 at Talladega

It's been a good one for a long time (five top-10s at TSS). Only 10 starts into the 36-race season, Stenhouse already is one shy of his single-season records for top-five and top-10 finishes - four and six, respectively, set last season. McMurray finished second in a Chevrolet and was followed by Busch in a Toyota, then Aric Almirola , another Ford driver and victor of the Xfinity Series race Saturday.

Si Woo Kim becomes youngest winner of Players Championship

Poulter has slipped from a career-high of fifth in the world to 197th and was seemingly without a full PGA Tour card until fellow professional Brian Gay alerted officials to a discrepancy in the points structure used for players competing on major medical extensions.

Tottenham 2-1 Man United

Mourinho will not be overly pleased with how his side's fringe players performed, however, and he could very well decide to shuffle his line-up again when they take on Southampton on Wednesday, with Crystal Palace awaiting next week in their final league game before the clash with the Eredivisie giants.

North Carolina officially announces addition of former LSU QB Brandon Harris

That season saw him put up almost 2,400 total yards with 17 touchdowns compared to six interceptions. After posting dramatic wins with a high-powered offensive output during the ACC Tournament two weeks ago, North Carolina didn't have enough to overcome a 14-3 halftime deficit that Albany (15-2) created.

Tottenham were ideal against Manchester United - Pochettino

He said: "We're still disappointed about last Friday". "It was hard to lift everyone to be ready again for Man United but we are okay now and focused". Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Ashley Young, Marcos Rojo, Luke Shaw and Timothy Fosu-Mensah are all out for the remainder of the season. With the new era and the new stadium come different expectations, but it's most important that in our memory will be at White Hart Lane behind us, and the soul and the smell.

Jose Mourinho "not upset" to miss out on top-four spot

When I can play, I try to prove how capable I am and that I can do this job. I don't think we can finish seventh and I don't think we can finish fourth. But the match on Sunday is important for us, too. The biggest game of this weekend is surely that which will end of this weekends English Premier League outings with Manchester United heading down to London where they will take on Tottenham in what should be a great game for both the teams that are involved.

Avery Bradley, Al Horford bring Game 7 experience for Celtics

The Celtics Instagram account shared a photo from the second half of Friday night's contest that encapsulates all the competitive intensity the series has to offer. went in late in the first quarter — and booing when Celtics reserve Kelly Olynyk entered shortly thereafter. "It's the playoffs, that's all I can say".

John Wall three-pointer sees Washington Wizards take Boston Celtics the distance

Boston's top defensive weapon has proven to be the best two-way star of the series . Otherwise, they will return home for a mouth-watering Game 7 back at the TD Garden next Monday. Want to get under the skin and in the head of your opponent? "It's the playoffs, you should be motivated by anything", Thomas said. He's been doing it all year for them.

Fernando Alonso still has 'minus zero' regrets about missing Monaco

That debacle came a day after Alonso gave McLaren an ultimatum of six months to give him a auto with a chance of winning a championship. "The start will be an opportunity to keep the position at least", Alonso, whose McLaren team-mate Stoffel Vandoorne qualified only 19th of the 20 runners here, said.

Can enigmatic Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. stun Canelo Alvarez?

After the battle Alvarez-Chavez came out to the ring king of the Middleweight Gennady Golovkin to officially confirm the fight with Soulem. The fight was a dud and drew audible boos from the crowd because of how one-sided it was. It didn't matter whether fans had on Canelo or Chavez Jr. headbands, which were being sold at a feverish rate, what truly mattered was that they were there to celebrate their country's rich boxing history.

Capitals have every reason to feel confident - unless they lose Game 2

Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby, right, looks on from the bench next to defenseman Dmitry Orlov (9), of Russian Federation, during the third period of Game 2 in an NHL hockey Stanley Cup second-round playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins, Saturday, April 29, 2017, in Washington .

Bobby Ryan: Bobby Ryan nets OT victor in Game 1 of ECF

However, Game 1 is about the start. James Neal scored 9:24 into overtime, and the Nashville Predators kicked off their first appearance in the Western Conference finals with a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday night. " We know there's another gear ", Penguins center Matt Cullen said. The series starts Saturday night in Pittsburgh . The game tightened up in the second period.

Kyle Lowry says he's 'doubtful' to play Game 4 against Cavs

That group, which included Korver, went on a 26-7 run versus the Raptors from the start of the fourth quarter until James subbed out with 3:27 to play. James hit 15-of-16 free throws. And after scoring just three baskets (all three-pointers, of course) over the first two games, it felt extra-special to be a big contributor.

Tottenham fans divided as title hopes fade away after West Ham defeat

Twice he denied Harry Kane in the space of a few seconds midway through the first half and he also reacted well to keep out an Eric Dier header. "It's very disappointing", said the 23-year-old. "Our strength is in our collective, our squad", he said. "With Mousa we have lost and won". A pair of 0-0 draws against Everton and struggling Stoke earned two points, they failed to beat the bottom team, and pipped Swansea by a single goal.

Man City boss Guardiola confident of top four finish

He is not fit. "No, after the reaction in the semi-final of the FA Cup, he's still not flawless". "Our home games was not ideal [this season] so we have to change it and after three games we want to play in Europe next season". It depends on us. City sit fourth in the Premier League table in Guardiola's first season in charge, and it will be the first time the former Barcelona and Bayern Munich coach has not won the title in his debut campaign at a club.

McIlroy and McDowell fail to make major moves in Florida

The fans at The Players Championship love Garcia. PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. Not everyone likes TPC Sawgrass right off the bat, but Garcia has always found the course appealing. - J.B. Holmes was a Kentucky kid who hit it a country mile when he burst onto the pro golf scene in 2006. He opened with 10 straight pars, added a pair of birdies, and then the fun began.

Lingard: Rashford is fantastic

Michael Owen has claimed that Manchester United "will score a lot more" goals with Marcus Rashford leading their line, rather than experienced forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic. "Practice makes flawless and he's worked on that". "He's been put on set pieces lately, and he told me to move out of the way when he was taking it, so I did".