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Si Woo Kim never falters, becomes youngest Players champion

Poulter's tie for second was his best result at THE PLAYERS since he finished runner-up alone behind victor Henrik Stenson in 2009, as well as his best result on the PGA TOUR since he finished second at the World Golf Championships-HSBC Champions on November 3, 2013.

Kyle Busch wins All-Star Race for first time

There's reason to celebrate and reason to celebrate big. But I wouldn't tell you anything that Nascar fans don't already know that Goodyear is awful. Kurt Busch , Jamie McMurray, Kevin Harvick , Chase Elliott, Joey Logano , Brad Keselowski and Denny Hamlin rounded out the top 10. And as the sun faded in the distance, following even more pomp and circumstance at Charlotte Motor Speedway , the Monster Energy All-Star Race began.

Koscielny to miss FA Cup final against Chelsea after Everton red card

Since then, the Everton boss has been able to inflict more damage upon Wenger than Jose Mourinho, winning 2-0 (H), 4-0 (H) and 2-1 (H) while also securing a goalless draw at The Emirates Stadium. 'We lost two centre-backs and that is a big blow. The club are also hoping to tie down star duo Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil to new mega-deals, which would shatter the club's traditional wage structure.

Antonio Conte claims wounded Arsenal F.C. are FA Cup favourites

There is no suggestion the substitution was carried out in any way other than to mark Terry's final appearance for Chelsea or that he or the club have done anything wrong. "This is the real danger for us - to think that this season is finished", warned Conte. Antonio Conte is on course to be the greatest Chelsea manager in the club's history.

Springboks face All Blacks in Rugby World Cup group stages

In Pool C , which has been dubbed this World Cup's "pool of death", England , France and Argentina are drawn against each other. England crashed out of the World Cup at the group stage in 2015 following defeats by Wales and Australia , resulting in the dismissal of Jones' predecessor, Stuart Lancaster.

Crystal Palace: Palace consider Jokanovic move

Allardyce announced his decision in a statement released on Tuesday, describing the move as a "simple decision". "I am in a happy situation that if one day someone comes to me and says "we would like you to take on this job" and I like the idea of it, then I would be more than happy to do it".

Manchester United 2 Ajax 0: Davy Klaassen says Red Devils were lucky

European trophy, you don't win it every day, but I want to dedicate the trophy to the victims. This is just football but what happened two day ago was awful. They join Juventus, Ajax , Bayern Munich and Chelsea as the only clubs to have won the Champions League, the Europa League and the now defunct European Cup Winners' Cup.

Lakers Rumors: Three routes the Lakers can take with the second pick

The Celtics will go from No. 1 seed to No. 1 pick after their 25 percent chance of winning came through Tuesday night. The Los Angeles Lakers once again had luck on their side with the ping pong balls on Tuesday night securing the second overall selection in the 2017 NBA Draft .

Cleveland Cavaliers vs Boston Celtics Game 4: What We Learned

Isaiah Thomas was shut down for the season after aggravating a lingering hip injury in Game 2 of the series. Those missed shots, combined with a Kyrie Irving takeover in the third quarter, would prove to be part of the narrative for Game 4 - missed opportunities - as the Cavs rallied for a 112-99 Game 4 win.

Arsenal face centre back crisis ahead of FA Cup final

And Arsenal now have the chance to win their third FA Cup in the past four years. Following the news of Alisher Usmanov's failed £1bn takeover bid Wenger was asked about Arsenal's comparative financial power. "I think they've done really well, they've had lots of draws and played very well in lots of those draws". "It's unbelievable and unpredictable and we are hit hard in a position where we need to be strong on Saturday".

Manchester United parade to honour the fallen

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney says he has "more or less" decided his future at the club. Again, big games that a club like United should always play. "I think I am going to have one of these jobs in a few years". The final was somber, and it was not because of United's defensive mindset as much as it was Ajax's inability to create goalscoring chances like they have been all season.

Murray looks to French Open to rediscover his form

For Agassi this will also be an interesting experience, as he actually has never coached a top player before. If Halep plays, that is. Wilander took Roland Garros by storm in 1982 when, as a 17-year-old, he beat claycourt giant Guillermo Vilas for the title.

The buzz in the Bronx for Derek Jeter Day

The ballpark will be packed when the Yankees pay tribute to their former captain and unveil his plaque in Monument Park. Jeter was joined by family and told the sold-out crowd the Yankees were "the only team I ever wanted to play for". "And I'll be eternally grateful to be a part of the Yankees family ". Introduced by a recording of late Yankee Stadium public address announcer Bob Sheppard - it was played before Jeter's at-bats following Sheppard's death in 2010 - Jeter wore a blue ...

Norwich appoint Farke as Neil's successor

Wagner - who many thought would join close friend and former Borussia Dortmund first team head coach Jurgen Klopp at Liverpool - is one win away from taking unfashionable Huddersfield into the Premier League for the first time when they play Reading in Monday's Championship play-off final.

Hamilton faster than ever in first Monaco practice

Ricciardo's Red Bull has been struggling for pace all season but on the streets of Monaco , where he claimed pole and seemed to be set for victory before a team mistake in the pits cost him a year ago, he very almost had no peer. Still we have some work to do on the auto but it's more fun this year, going faster, the cars are faster, so it's been a good day. Hamilton echoed his boss's sentiments, saying: 'We've got some work to do ahead of Saturday that's for sure but I'm confident the ...

India's bows out of Sudirman Cup with 3-0 loss to China

India made the grade despite Indonesia beating Denmark 3-2 in the last Group 1 D match. India couldn't cross the group stage in the last two editions. India, Denmark and Indonesia won one match each. But Fitriani Fitriani sealed the match for Indonesia with a hard-fought 22-24 21-15 21-14 win over Mia Blichfeldt in a women's singles match that lasted an hour and 16 minutes.

Walkers Competition Featuring Gary Lineker Ends In Farce

A PR stunt by Walkers crisps is backfiring a tad. What started innocently enough as a giveaway of free football tickets to the UEFA Champions League final took a turn for the worse thanks to a handful of online trolls. The images were also beamed onto big screens in Cardiff city centre, according to users on Twitter. "Just reply with your selfie & #WalkersWave ".

Mariah Carey caused chaos on set of The House

Mimi, also 47, allegedly arrived "four hours late" and demanded her trailer be filled with "all white roses" and stuffed lambs. According to Huebel, Carey was paid quite well to perform only one song, which she decided the day of the shoot she no longer wanted to sing.

LaVar Ball Now Selling "Stay In Yo Lane" Tees

Whether you like his character or not, you have to respect LaVar Ball's hustle. In a stroke of marketing genius, Ice Cube appeals to Big Baller Brand evil genius LaVar Ball in a recent video posted on his personal Twitter. Now Ball is turning the phrase he said into a T-shirt. I anticipate him saying something to the effect that implies that he doesn't need to make the shot because he is a Big Baller.

No French Open Wild Card for Sharapova

A decision as to whether she is granted a main draw spot will be taken on June 20. " Sharapova , who has twice won that particular tournaments posted on her Twitter account on Wednesday morning saying: "'If this is what it takes to rise up again, then I am in it all the way, everyday.

FRENCH OPEN '17: Djokovic, Muguruza try to defend titles

In November, Murray became the first British man to reach world No. 1 since the rankings were introduced in 1973. The process of renewal began with him ending his three-year association with Becker in December and, when that move did not have the desired effect, he opted for the "shock therapy" of sacking his entire coaching team this month, closing the chapter on a decade of relentless success.

Mercedes take wrong turn in Monaco

Lewis Hamilton says he is wary of rivals Ferrari and the potential threat of Red Bull too after set-up issues consigned him to an unusually low eighth position on the timesheets in FP2 for the Monaco Grand Prix . Meanwhile, young Quebec driver Lance Stroll finished his work day in the safety barrier of the Massenet turn, near the casino, after making the 16th fastest time at the wheel of his Williams in the morning.

Former England Sevens captain Gray among four National Football League global hopefuls

While the Falcons, along with their NFC South rivals, were given an extra spot on the practice squad for the program, the players can't be activated in the first year. Other examples include New England Patriots safety Nate Ebner, who played rugby for the United States at the 2016 Summer Olympics, and recent Baltimore Ravens draftee Jermaine Eluemunor, who played rugby while growing up in England.

Gordon confident Celtic will not fall at final Scottish Cup hurdle

Aberdeen need to win a trophy if they are to become a great team. However, the talent is there and some youngsters could improve to the extent that they replace some of this season's most important performers. "It will be a hard game but we are ready to give everything as it is the last game of the season as well". "The gaffer said before the last game that no matter what the last score was we would be going to the final and anything could happen".

Philippine troops battle terrorists in besieged city with helicopters, tanks

The violence erupted on Tuesday after the army raided the hideout of Isnilon Hapilon, a commander of the Abu Sayyaf group, which has pledged allegiance to ISIL, or the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant group. Duterte said martial law would mean checkpoints and arrests and searches without warrant, and it would go on for as long as necessary. "I know that in everybody's mind, when we speak of martial law, we can not dissociate it from our historical past under the late President ...

Monaco Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton speaks out after slow afternoon practice session

Ricciardo, having posted the fifth best time in the first session, placed second to pace setter Vettel during the afternoon running, winding up 0.487s behind his former team-mate. "It's always tricky to judge because you don't get so many clear laps with a lot of traffic". Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo was second in practice with Kimi Raikkonen third for Ferrari.

Vettel sets fastest ever lap at Monaco

The four-times world champion topped the timesheets with a best effort of one minute 12.720 seconds in the afternoon. The Mercedes slump was especially surprising considering Hamilton was quickest in the morning's first practice run. "In the long runs, the auto was feeling good, so I have a good feeling". "In the long runs the feeling with the vehicle was good, while on the shorter ones we still have to improve a little bit".

Herrera: We Won It For Manchester

Goals from Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan gave the Red Devils a 2-0 victory in Stockholm , but some critics were quick to slam the team's style of play on the night. The Europa League success and United's Community Shield and League Cup triumphs added some gloss to a disappointing Premier League season for United, who finished sixth in the standings, 24 points adrift of champions Chelsea .

Irfan Pathan: Indian Team can Defend the Champions Trophy

Our overall performance was good and we nearly fulfilled our goal here [Ireland] before the Champions Trophy . Ruthlessness is something we speak all the time to close series off. "I think because the tournament is much shorter and you have got top eight teams in the world, the competitiveness is much higher from the word go", said Kohli.

Peter Bosz: 'Manchester United made it a boring game'

Based on pragmatism and humble principles. "A very intelligent team, we knew exactly how to win and we did it quite in a comfortable way against a good team". "You have to learn from it". Download the Nigeria Today app from Play store. "I think there's a big difference in how the teams play - it's not about strength but how you use your bodies".

Klopp's hilarious reaction to 'pundits' playing for Liverpool

Liverpool have been linked with a number of players in recent weeks as Klopp looks to secure Champions League football for a second season in a row next campaign. "We can start a holiday after my final press conference". Mere minutes later, an expertly crafted flick-pass from Firminio saw Alberto Moreno slot another ball past Sydney goalkeeper Danny Vukovic easily, leaving the match at 2-0 within 20 minutes.

KKR captain Gambhir credits bowlers for 'brilliant' win over SRH

Asked was there any pressure on him justify his selection over Harbhajan Singh, the Railways leg-break bowler said that the decision is not in his hands and gets motivated by the thought of performing well and winning match for the team. Mumbai's initial progress in reply was uncertain, Piyush Chawla trapping Lendl Simmons lbw and bowling Ambati Rayudu inside the first six overs, either side of Parthiv Patel edging Umesh Yadav behind.

Kell Brook desperate to defend world title at beloved Bramall Lane

All of this is just a normal part of the pre-fight hype, and justifiably so considering that this is in fact a legit match-up between two top fighters in the primes. Brook says: 'Getting back down to the weight is always tough for me but has not been as awful as usual this time because I've done it right. "I'm a champion.

Cougars vs. LSU to air on ESPN in primetime for Texas Kickoff

LSU and BYU will battle in primetime. It's the first meeting between the Cougars and Tigers. NRG Stadium, which opened in 2002, features a retractable roof that has been closed for both of LSU's appearances in the 71,795-seat arena. The Cougars will also face Mississippi State later in the season on October 14 in Starkville, Miss. Ticket for the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff are on sale now at BYUtickets.com or by calling 801-422-2981.

Paul Pogba dedicates Europa League win to Manchester attack victims

But Mourinho gets his teams over the line in competitions. "I agree with UEFA's decision to play the match but, you know, if we have questions like your question (about the importance of winning the game for the city) that made us return to this tragedy, obviously it takes happiness from our achievement".