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Athletics-Kipchoge runs quickest marathon in just over two hours

Tadese is the current world record-holder for the half-marathon. And Lelisa Desisa struggled and fell from the pack slightly after the 15K mark, hitting a time of 2:14. This isn't going to be a marathon like Berlin, Boston or Chicago. Tadese , owner of the world record in the half marathon (58:23) hung on to the blistering pace until half way.

Draymond Green calls Kelly Olynyk a 'dirty player'

The Celtics will look to make another comeback as they have to take their 2-0 series lead. He's also likely to receive at least a one-game suspension, which could be a dagger for Washington . Green had less-than-kind things to say about the Celtics big man during the latest episode of his podcast... "I didn't expect it". "Even those that can afford that shoe don't want to associate themselves with him", Green said of LaVar Ball, father of the UCLA star who is expected to be a top ...

England get 'Pool of Death' for 2019 Rugby World Cup

Georgia coach Milton Haig, another New Zealander, said his side would need to learn to play a more expansive game if they were to get out of the pool stage for the first time. If the Japan 2019 competition unfolds as expected, England should face Wales in the quarter-finals and champions New Zealand a phase later.

Mariners' Iwakuma placed on 10-day DL due to sore shoulder

Gaviglio who pitched for Ashland High School before attending Oregon State, was drafted by the Cardinals in the 5th round of the 2011 draft. Gaviglio had been pitching well in Triple-A, recording a 3.31 ERA with 4.4 K/9, 0.8 BB/9 and a 57.4 percent ground-ball rate through five starts (32 2/3 innings) with Tacoma.

Mahrez spotkick gaffe sees Leicester fall at Man City

He was even presented with a birthday cake after the game by the club - a throwback to when he was allegedly left upset when City "forgot" his birthday. "To go 2-0 down, the response from us with a real quality goal (was excellent)", he said. David Silva scored a controversial opener, allowed to stand despite Raheem Sterling apparently being offside and interfering with play, before Gabriel Jesus' penalty.

Reasons To Believe In The Penguins In Game 7

Both Kuznetsov and Backstrom have four goals and three assists through six games. They held a three-games-to-one lead over the Washington Capitals and the Caps appeared to be scrambling for answers as they tried to avoid elimination. Which team will advance to the Eastern Conference Finals? The Penguins are trying to become the first team to successfully defend their Stanley Cup title since the 1997-98 Red Wings.

Giroud double helps Arsenal beat Stoke 4-1 in Premier League

With Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain out with a hamstring injury, Hector Bellerin came in at full-back while Francis Coquelin and Olivier Giroud offered powerful alternatives to Aaron Ramsey and Danny Welbeck . Two goals behind, Stoke finally burst into life after manager Mark Hughes threw on Saido Berahino and Crouch as forward replacements. But Arsenal could only keep Stoke at bay for so long and Crouch was the man to make the breakthrough.

Spurs slam Rockets to advance to West Finals vs. Warriors

The Rockets' offense more closely resembled the Game 5 overtime offense than rest of year version. "I take responsibility for it, both ends of the floor". Spurs: Danny Green got a technical in the third quarter for a scuffle with Ariza. Coach Mike D'Antoni added Sam Dekker to the rotation after being criticized for not adding anyone to the rotation Tuesday in the first game since Nene suffered a season-ending thigh injury.

Leigh Griffiths Missile Puts Celtic 2-0 Up Against Rangers

Rangers then pushed forward with intent with Windass' curling effort from 25 yards failing to trouble Craig Gordon. "The Old Firm goal in the 3-2 victory". 6. As for the national championship, in 33 games the Rangers scored 58 points, with the goal difference 48-34 and takes 3rd place in the table, nearly guaranteed winning bronze medals for the championship.

JD Martinez due back tonight for Tigers

Martinez reportedly has been dealing with soreness, but continues to play with Triple-A Toledo. Released by Houston late in Spring Training 2014, Martinez blossomed after inking a minor league deal with the Tigers. It remains to be seen where Martinez will hit in the Tigers lineup, but his customary No. 5 spot is the best bet. He had missing five games with a hamstring issue.

Rockets extinguished by Spurs

The Golden State Warriors are awaiting the San Antonio Spurs in the Western Conference Finals, which begin on Sunday. The game was never really close, with San Antonio opening up a 19-point halftime lead en route to clinching the series in a 39-point road win.

Most Parents Don't Require Kids to Wear Helmets Outdoors

Wednesday was National Bike to School Day, and children's advocates want to make sure they know how to stay safe. Students were taught how to correctly fit a helmet, the correct fit of the straps and the fact you need to wear it with the chin strap fastened.

All square at Craven Cottage as Fulham frustrate Reading

However Reading failed to take create any real chances, ultimately they shall be disappointed they did not open the scoring in the opening 45. Other players can do that job and we are still confident. Cairney has been a stand-out performer for the Cottagers this season and he nearly gave them the lead 10 minutes in. "We can not be completely satisfied with what happens in the game", he told reporters.

Fabregas 'matured a lot' in tough season

Gibson has proven in a solid campaign that he could be a Premier League defender for years to come and, with West Brom needing a long-term replacement for the 37-year-old Gareth McAuley, the former England youth global is a natural fit. And then through hard work, he improved a lot. "That's every player, the staff, myself". But through hard work, together we found the right way. "I'm pleased for him, because I saw this season he put himself in this team in every moment, if he played and if ...

Liverpool fans feeling the heat after monster Man City win

They are in a battle with Liverpool , Manchester United and Arsenal for the final two places in the Champions League next season, but Kompany has leapt to the defence of his manager. Silva was not fully fit on Saturday and had to be withdrawn in the 68th minute, which was just as well for Palace . Sane deserved a goal for his performance but miscued a decent opening shortly afterwards, and it was the winger on the opposite flank who got City's fourth as Sterling fired a bobbling ball into ...

Warriors and Spurs to open West Finals on Sunday

Golden State's jack-of-all-trades, Green, will pose a challenge for Aldridge on both ends and the match-up has the potential to dictate the series, which begins with Game 1 at Oracle Arena (UAE: 23:30). What time does the San Antonio Spurs vs. Houston Rockets Game 6 Start? San Antonio shot 53.1 percent from the field, and this was despite going 5 of 22 from 3.

Wenger To Make 4 Key Changes: Predicted Arsenal XI To Face Stoke

Oxlade-Chamberlain suffered the issue against Southampton and it looks set to sideline him until the end of the season, with the player also possibly missing the FA Cup final in two weeks time. "We need to make sure we are ready to take advantage of that". As things stand, Liverpool have 70 points from 36 games, which means the highest number of points they could finis on is 76.

Klopp remaining patient in pursuit of Liverpool transfer targets

Coutinho, who scored 10 goals in the Premier League this season, penned a five-year contract in January. It is a fantastic club in a good situation, not flawless, but a good situation. West Ham are now safe from relegation and are unbeaten in five matches, with boss Bilic now targeting back-to-back top-four scalps. "Daniel is a wonderful option to have but it is all about being fit or not".

Misbah-ul Haq slides into ICC top 20 Test Bastman Ranking

They were tottering on 93 for four at the end of day four and lost their last six wickets for 42 runs on Monday's final day to be all out for a disappointing 152. And though they recovered to score 286, Pakistan piled up 407 in reply to take a first innings lead of 121 runs. "Getting six wickets this morning in no time was the game changer".

David Moyes makes announcement on Sunderland future after suffering relegation

For now, Moyes has said he needs time to reflect and it will be interesting if he does stay on in the Championship - he has not managed at that level since leaving Preston for Everton in 2002. These are difficulties which we have been unable to overcome and we are paying the price for that now. We take collective responsibility from top to bottom.

Boro lacked the quality to survive in Premier League

Gary Cahill has insisted Chelsea are not getting complacent as they edge ever closer to the Premier League title. Chelsea capitalised on second-placed Tottenham Hotspur's 1-0 defeat by West Ham United on Friday by beating Middlesbrough 3-0 on Monday to move seven points clear at the top with three games left.

ISI agent surrenders at Delhi's IGI Airport; agencies verifying travels documents

He was headed to Nepal and landed at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi from Dubai by an Air India flight around 4.45am local time (00.15am BST) on Friday morning from where he was due to catch his next flight to Kathmandu.

Salazar, bullpen hold Seattle hitless in last 8, Indians win

It was the first time a Terry Francona-led Indians team even finished over.500 in the opening month of the season. He threw 22 pitches in the first inning and 24 more in a 1-2-3, yet laborious, second before Salazar worked into the seventh.

Isaiah McKenzie drafted by Denver

Walker played in 12 games as a freshman in 2013, registering 18 tackles and one sack, while helping the Seminoles to their third national championship in school history. We were close and couldn't get anything done. Three possible returners, all added for depth and the future. Of the Broncos' eight picks, only two were devoted to the defense.

Muntari walks off the pitch after being racially abused !

Speaking to Italian television after the match, Muntari said he had been abused by a group of fans in the first half but had tried to defuse the situation by giving one of the group, a child, his shirt "to teach him you're not supposed to do things like that".

Saints draft cornerback, offensive lineman in 1st round

That could be an indication of where he could play while protecting future Hall of Fame quarterback Drew Brees . "And it was just hard to think about, with the number of needs we have, a 2-for-1". If that stat alone doesn't show consistency, I honestly do not know what does. The Saints can't experiment here without finding a player to fill Jordan's shoes on the left edge.

Gomez hits for cycle as Rangers topple Angels

He hit a first-pitch fastball from Jose Valdez onto the hill behind center field in the seventh for a two-run home run. Chavez was charged with four earned runs on eight hits in six innings. The Rangers got Darvish the run support he'd need in the bottom of the fifth inning when they scored four times off Jesse Chavez (2-4). Salazar struck out six in 6⅓ innings.

Miocic 2nd UFC heavyweight defense is rematch vs. Dos Santos

As time marches away from Maia - a fighter who will turn 40 this November - I find it harder and harder and harder to bet on him. The pair met previously at UFC on Fox 13, with the former champion dos Santos winning via unanimous decision.

Don't Doubt We Can Beat Manchester United - Celta Vigo Star Issues Warning

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been ruled out for the rest of the season and Rooney started Sunday's defeat at Arsenal, but the England striker was an unused substitute as United beat Celta Vigo 1-0 in the first leg. They are now in fifth place four points behind city rivals Manchester City with three games left to play. "But If we don't qualify for the Champions League, it's because we're not good enough".

LaMarcus Aldridge pours in 34 points to lead Spurs to series win

Should the Spurs can catch the Rockets still thinking regarding their missed opportunity and jump on early lead, perhaps the San Antonio won't even need to return to their home court for the Game 7 . Coming into Game 6 , he had averaged a speed of approximately 3.55 miles per hour throughout the 2017 playoffs. The Warriors will put up a much better effort than the Rockets did in Game 6 .

West Brom boss Tony Pulis welcomes feeling of optimism at The Hawthorns

Second-placed Tottenham's loss at West Ham last Friday and Chelsea's 3-0 defeat of Middlesbrough on Monday meant the Blues needed three points from three games to clinch the championship. Eden Hazard had another effort blocked on the line but as Chelsea strained for the victor they began to look a little vulnerable at the back as West Brom gained in confidence.

Mets SS Cabrera not seriously injured on left thumb

Coming off two straight playoff appearances, the Mets began this season with lofty expectations. At this rate, the former can't-miss prospect will wear out his welcome in NY before his current contract expires in 2018. Harvey underwent Tommy John surgery in October 2013 that cost him all of 2014, when he knocked heads with the Mets over where he would rehab. He was removed with the lat injury after 1 1/3 ineffective innings in a 23-5 loss.

Penguins win again, defeat Capitals in Game 2

Why? He allowed six goals on just 35 shots over the first five periods of the series and was pulled in favor of backup Philipp Grubauer in the third period Saturday night. "Obviously, he's been special so far and he won us the game again". "When he didn't change the game, I just looked to change the mojo a little bit there, that's all".

National Hockey League playoff schedule 2017: It's a Game 7 doubleheader

In the first four games against the Penguins, Holtby had a.876 save percentage and allowed 11 goals. He did not come out of Game 6 on Monday night. He shuffled Alex Ovechkin off the first line and threw out young Andre Burakovsky to skate beside Nicklas Backstrom and T.J. Oshie - the Penguins had no answer for the line Monday night, Burakovsky getting a pair of goals, Backstrom getting a goal and an assist and Oshie getting a power-play goal to open the scoring.

Complacency not an issue at Chelsea - Cahill

They're going for the title and we've still got things to play for ourselves. "The first year I came here, I came from winning the league in Spain and straight away we won the league, so that was very nice", Courtois added. Boro, which lacked quality and investment in the team, started its downward spiral at the end of previous year with a winless run that stretched from December 17 and April 26.