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Cloud storms to Stakes victory

The victor of the race, Cloud Computing , skipped the Kentucky Derby. This was not the duel anyone expected. Now, with three weeks before the Belmont Stakes, the spotlight will be on Cloud Computing to see if he can repeat his feat from Pimlico at the test of the champion.

8 tweets that defined Game 4 of the Senators-Penguins series

The Senators stretched their slump with the man advantage to 0-for-25 in the last nine games when they went 0-for-4 on Friday night - including one in the final minute, which began a 6-on-4 advantage when Ottawa pulled Anderson for an extra attacker.

Chelsea legend Terry exits to guard of honour

The legendary defender has spent his entire playing career with Chelsea , winning every major domestic trophy in the process. Chelsea won the 2014-15 title under Jose Mourinho, but floundered to a 10th-placed finish last term as Leicester triumphed.

Battery complaint dropped against Browns draftee Brantley

One of Brantley's attorneys, Huntley Johnson, asserted that his client was a victim and that representatives of the alleged victim approached him seeking a settlement, and attorneys for that woman claiming that the Gainesville Police Department had fabricated its initial report - before later retracting that explosive allegation.

Liverpool in Champions League after beating Middlesbrough

Protests against Wenger are likely to increase following the disappointment, with a number of fans having called on the 67-year-old not to be given a contract extension following frustrating results this term. Liverpool will need to win a two-legged playoff in August to play in the Champions League for only the second time in eight seasons, since American-run Fenway Sports Group bought the club in 2010.

Classy Pogba inspires Man Utd win over Crystal Palace

When they preserved their Premier League status with last Sunday's 4-0 defeat of Hull he also said he does not want to be fighting relegation again in 12 months' time , but he has added: "Can we challenge for Europe?" United's starting lineup had an average age of 22 years, 284 days.

Mumbai Aim For Record Third Title Against Nemesis Pune

With four required off final ball and 3 for a Super Over, Dan Christian went for an impossible 3rd run only to be run out as Mumbai players celebrated like never before. It was because of Krunal's late hitting (three fours and two sixes) that MI managed to reach close to 130 after being reduced to 79 for 7. When Rahane falls, Dhoni is sent in at No.4 and that works like a charm.

Arsenal shareholder sends message to Arsene Wenger after top-four failure

But we played 0-0 at home against Middlesbrough. "We had the mentality to win at all costs and we won and we won well". City (75 points, 36 goal difference, 75 goals scored) have the edge over Liverpool (73, 33, 75) and Arsenal (72, 31, 74).

Funniest Cavs memes after historic beatdown of Celtics

This not only would help Al Horford protect the paint against LeBron James , who relentlessly attacked the rim but would also help the Celtics with rebounding as they would essentially struggle to create good shots without Thomas on the floor, meaning there would be a lot of opportunities for rebounds.

Man Utd manager Jose Mourinho's 17-second interview

Ajax and United meet in the Europa League final this week. Mourinho only spoke to MUTV for 17 seconds, saying: "Don't ask me too many things because now I am in the final". Crystal Palace offered very little in the first half, with the performance looking like they were already thinking about a summer holiday, as the teams walked off for the break.

Juventus reach Champions League final

Cape Town - Gianluigi Buffon is delighted to have reached another Champions League final but now says just getting there is "not enough anymore". Mbappe has been this season's revelation both at home and overseas, reaching 25 goals in all competitions with his consolation effort in Turin, and he is grateful for the experience.

Djokovic ousts Del Potro to seal Thiem semi in Rome

Second-seeded Djokovic next plays Juan Martin del Potro after the Argentine ousted seventh-seeded Kei Nishikori 7-6 (4), 6-3. Then, Djokovic watched 20-year-old Alexander Zverev beat John Isner 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-1 to reach his first Masters final and become the youngest to advance to a title match at this level since a 19-year-old Djokovic did it at 2007 Miami.

Arsene Wenger states Everton could sign Premier League attacker

Could Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney return to Everton in the summer transfer window? "Why not, it's possible, yes". Everton have expressed interest in taking Rooney back to his original club and offers are likely to be forthcoming from China, though the Chinese Super League is now ten games into the season.

IPL 2017: Jaydev Unadkat: Wasim Akram taught me basics of bowling

Unadkat has become Steve Smith's first choice when it comes to bowling in a pressure situation with his ability to bowl slower deliveries and off-cutters at the death. These two guys work in tandem. Despite being one of the most consistent bowlers in domestic cricket, Unadkat is often remembered for his disastrous Test debut in South Africa in 2010.

Celtic finishes Scottish league season unbeaten

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers: "The word I said to them was infrangible". "The group have worked so hard for all the records they have broken". However, to perform like we've done is truly remarkable. As well as the unbeaten record, Celtic also secured a record points total of 106 as well as the record goals total of 106, and Rodgers says it's not only about the record but how his players have achieved such milestones.

Treeby cited for hit on Francis

Former Highlanders midfielder Shaun Treeby , playing at second five-eighth for the Stormers, has also been cited for a risky tackle which left Blues No.10 Piers Francis unconscious and concussed. Treeby is a New Zealander and use to play for the Highlanders. However, due to Treeby's early guilty plea and excellent judicial record the panel halved his punishment.

Jose Mourinho hoping for 'successful' Man United transfer window

Mourinho handed youngster Gomes his debut in the closing stages of the second half, as United saw out the closing stages with relative ease. There are clubs with more stability than us, better squads, more time to work. Each day I learn something new from them. The quartet performed impressively on what could have been a long afternoon for much-changed United given Palace boss Sam Allardyce ignored Mourinho's plea to go "slow" with a strong line-up at Old Trafford.

Monaco ace Fabinho close to signing for City ahead of rivals United

Jose Mourninho has shown interest in the versatile Brazilian after several outstanding displays, however according to the Barcelona-based reporter the Citizens are close to securing the 23-year-old. Fabinho's father has already stated previously that if it were a choice between the two Manchester clubs then City would be the preferred option. He said: "We like Manchester United and Mourinho's work, but we have a soft spot for Manchester City".

Jose Mourinho fighting for new Manchester United deal

He knows that he needs to play on Sunday because he hasn't played or trained for a long time and he needs these minutes on the pitch, so he plays against Palace. Despite holding a reputation for not giving young players a chance, Mourinho is widely expected to let go of that tag and field several of United's best prospects.

Dixon qualifies third-fastest at Indy 500

The top nine will be eligible to battle for pole in the "Fast 9", whereas the rest of the field will be forced to settle for the rest of the positions from P10 to P33. "Definitely intense", Alonso said about qualifying at Indy. All times from first-day qualifying are erased and drivers in Group 1 will each make a single attempt in reverse order of where they qualified today.

McCAFFERY: Draft will give 76ers good shot to complete their project

He said this pre-lottery but after the ping pong balls were drawn, they did, in fact, end up with the 11th pick in the 2017 NBA Draft. Why have the basketball Gods shined so brightly on the Celtics and crapped all over the Lakers? The Celtics had a 25 percent chance to get the top pick, thanks to Brooklyn finishing with the worst record in the league.

Playoffs show Raptors need a makeover

Lowry could get a 5-year deal worth more than $200 million during the offseason if the Raptors re-sign him to a five-year maximum contract using his Bird rights. "You're making a franchise-altering decision, period". "The guy we just lost to (James), he's 32 years old, he's still playing at a 25-year-old pace".

Liverpool transfer update a major disappointment for supporters after €75m move talk

Roberto Firmino may be available to return from injury to help Liverpool's push to secure Champions League qualification against relegated Middlesbrough at Anfield on Sunday. "Everyone can be sure that we will fight for each yard". Here are all the details needed on where to catch the action, the latest team news for both sides and a look at how this fixture will play out.

Nashville Predators left surprised, determined by Johansen's injury

In the 2016 Stanley Cup playoffs, the National Hockey League suspended then Chicago forward Andrew Shaw one game for a similar on-camera incident, with a $5,000 fine for inappropriate gestures to a referee. Once again, Filip Forsberg, who leads the team with seven goals and overtook Johansen with 14 points, was at the centre of it. He saved all 10 shots he faced in the first period, but was replaced by Jonathan Bernier at the start of the second period.

Turkey: Man detained on USA plane just wanted 1st class seat

Travelers onboard an American Airlines flight to Honolulu on May 19 duct-taped a disruptive passenger to his seat after he tried to force his way into the cockpit. "She jammed the cart in that the doorway and she just said, 'You're not coming in here, '" Lorenzen said. Lee and Penny Lorenzen of Orange County, California, were sitting in first class and saw a odd look on the flight attendant's face.

Europa League would cap an 'amazing' Manchester United season, Mkhitaryan claims

United boss Jose Mourinho confirmed Joel Pereira, Kieran O'Hara, Scott McTominay, Josh Harrop, Matthew Willock and Zachary Dearnley will be involved on Sunday, so too 16-year-old Angel Gomes. Manchester United have the chance to secure Champions League qualification for next season when the Red Devils take on Ajax in the Europa League final next week.

Vikings coach Mike Zimmer has now undergone eight surgeries on his eye

The 60-year-old underwent the first procedure on the first day of November last season, a day after the Vikings lost to the Chicago Bears. The emergency procedure forced Zimmer to miss Minnesota's game against the Cowboys on December 1, but he was back on the sidelines wearing a patch over his right eye for the Vikings' subsequent game against the Jaguars.

Warriors drub Spurs to edge closer to NBA Finals spot

Leonard scored 26 points on 7-of-13 shooting in almost 24 minutes to go with eight rebounds and three assists. The power forward was invisible in Game 2 , scoring just eight points on 11 shots. "I have no idea". When Leonard met with the media, he said his ankle is getting better but that he's only been able to watch practice from the sideline.

Monday's Stanley Cup Playoffs betting preview: Senators at Penguins

The Senators' defense is created to force the Penguins and their waves of highly skilled playmakers into making sloppy mistakes. Betting line: The Penguins opened as -205 favorites (wager $205 to win $100); the total is at five goals, according to sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.

Gareth Bale demands Liverpool signing, Barcelona close to deal

According to Don Balon , Bale has sent a "very serious warning" to the Madrid board by insisting that they must not miss out on his compatriot, and certainly they can't allow bitter rivals Barcelona to beat them to his signature. Would that chance arrive if he moved to either one of the La Liga giants? The reports claim that the Catalan giants have begun the process of landing Bale's global teammate, who became Liverpool's youngest goalscorer earlier this season with his goal in an EFL Cup ...

Latest Brazilian wonderkid Vinicius Jr set to join Real

The clubs had attempted to keep the deal quiet until the end of the La Liga season, but Brazilian outlet Globoesporte have announced an agreement has been reached. Certainly, he will be presented by Real Madrid after the 2018 World Cup, but Vinicius Junior may still return to Flamengo for a year-long loan after that.

Svitolina surges to No. 1 with Italian Open title

Rome: World No. 2 Novak Djokovic dealt with unfinished business by beating Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro 6-1, 6-4 in a rain-delayed Italian Open tennis tournament quarterfinal here Saturday to enter the semifinal. This will be the first time these two have met on the tennis court. But Svitolina, who ousted Czech second seed Karolina Pliskova in the quarter-finals, showed she was fully deserving of her spot , overcoming a tough first set against the sixth-seeded Romanian to level the ...

KKR all out for 107 against MI in qualifier 2

Man-of-the-Match Karn Sharma (r) sends off Sunil Narine with a "kiss" after having him stumped for 10. The next ball was sacked on leg stump as well, and Narine had another crack, but only managed a leg bye. As for Kolkata, it's the end of a season where they finished a respectable second on the table but yet another season without silverware for the two-time winners.

Sidney Crosby: Sidney Crosby scores 1G, 1A in GM 4 win

Crosby had a goal and an assist, Murray made 22 saves in his first start of the playoffs and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Ottawa Senators 3-2 on Friday night to even the Eastern Conference finals at 2-2. The red light behind the Penguins' goal was conspicuously dark to start Game 4 - especially compared to the rapid-fire opening of Game 3 at the Canadian Tire Centre.

Warriors stifle Spurs, 120-108 in Game 3 on the road

San Antonio cut the lead to 61-55 on a free throw and a basket by Ginobili and a put-back by Aldridge but West canned a 3-pointer with 10.9 seconds left in the half to grant the Warriors a 64-55 lead at intermission. Since the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers began their respective post season runs in the Eastern and Western Conferences, there have been whispers that it will be a Warriors vs.