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Near miss for Max Verstappen at Monaco GP

While there was already concern that the Mercedes long wheelbase might compromise the team, Toto Wolff claimed it was a change in set-up that was at the root of the problem. The Mercedes has had issues working its tyres all season: bringing them into the right temperature of their operating window has proved hard and the window itself narrow. Read More

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Arsenal defender unsure if he'll be fit for FA Cup final

Arsenal defender unsure if he'll be fit for FA Cup final

Wenger confirmed the news at his press conference ahead of the Wembley clash with newly crowned Premier League champions Chelsea . Asked specifically if this would be his last match in charge of Arsenal , he replied: "I don't know". He needs to go through some tests at the moment and we'll see how well he comes out of that. " It has been a disappointing season for all of us but their attitude has been very very good ", said Agnew, who is not expected to be given the job full-time. Read More

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Watch Madrid Open 2017 live online and on TV

Watch Madrid Open 2017 live online and on TV

Nadal will face holder Djokovic - a walkover victor against Kei Nishikori - next as he bids for a fifth title at the ATP Masters 1000 event in his home capital. I wasn't expecting myself to play well this week at all. Almagro, ranked 76, broke Djokovic in the opening game but the world number two came back with a vengeance to win six consecutive games, finishing the last with a tidy drop shot. Read More

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Warriors sweep away Spurs, make NBA Finals again

On Tuesday night, Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals takes place with Cleveland leading Boston 2-1 in the best-of-seven series. Cavaliers now lead the Eastern Conference finals 2-1. But the way that we started, like you said , was important, especially defensively just to set the tone. People and teams who did that are not treated kindly unless they win everything that can be won, and the Warriors are now that team - like the Yankees of lore and Patriots of today, they are the ... Read More

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Arsenal deny Chelsea double as Ramsey seals FA Cup

Arsenal took an early lead amid controversy, as Alexis Sanchez scored in the fifth minute to put the Gunners up 1-0 on their London rivals (and Premier League champions) Chelsea . Antonio Conte addresses Arsenal's controversial goal in the FA Cup final, which he feels shouldn't have stood. Chelsea respite came in the form of a Costa half chance that was thwarted by David Ospina, but Arsenal came back again just before the half-hour mark, Welbeck playing a one-two, bundling the ball past ... Read More

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LeBron James Tops NBA's All-Time Playoff Scoring List, Cavs Beat Celtics

LeBron James Tops NBA's All-Time Playoff Scoring List, Cavs Beat Celtics

James needed more games to rack up his 5,995 career playoff points, 212 to Jordan's 179. "They are a really good team, we have a ton of respect for them", Cavs guard Kyle Korver said . "I think maybe people just fail to realize that you just have two great teams and don't appreciate that". From trying to emulate Jordan's fadeaway jump shot to copying his uniform quirks, James said, "I did pretty much everything MJ did when I was a kid". Read More

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Judge gets his own special section at Yankee Stadium

Judge gets his own special section at Yankee Stadium

According to the New York Daily News the New York Yankees unveiled "The Judge's Chambers," a section in the right field stands directly behind the real estate where Judge plays. "The fans are into it", Yankees manager Joe Girardi said prior to Tuesday's game. However, Marchand goes on to explain that those lucky few fans who are chosen for the section will also "get to borrow a black judge's robe and keep a foam gavel that says, 'All Rise!'" Judge's feats this year include a 457-foot ... Read More

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Lee surges into share of the lead

Lee surges into share of the lead

The cut at 4-over 144 was the highest at this tournament since 1999. Simpson, the 2012 U.S. Open champion who finished second in this event previous year, had six birdies and two bogeys in his round while playing in the morning wave. My only other (PGA Tour) victory was at Houston". "It was a good grind day", Lee said. "I made my first bogey with him on the bag by three-putting". Read More

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Manchester United won Europa League

Manchester United won Europa League

Based on pragmatism and humble principles. Manchester United triumphed in a European final played in the shadow of Monday's attack on a concert in Manchester . The average age of the Ajax team was 22, and defender Mathijs de Ligt is just 17. Both sides then played a final full of pride and passion at the Friends Arena in Stockholm , Sweden. Read More

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We have won nothing yet - Zidane

Steve Bloomer (317) Bloomer, who was interned in a prison camp during World War One, never played overseas, instead scoring all of his goals for Derby - in two spells - and Middlesbrough. Danilo especially had a hard game at right-back and was limping after a knock late on, so it would be no surprise if Nacho comes into the XI in Malaga. Read More

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Back in the NBA Finals: Dominant Cavs crush Celtics

He finished the game with 35 points, booking his seventh straight finals appearance as the reigning champion Cavs wrapped up a 4-1 victory over the Celtics in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals. ET) - and the league couldn't possibly do any better. In 2009-2010, LeBron's first stint with Cleveland ended with an Eastern Conference semifinal loss to the Boston Celtics . Read More

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Souza laughs off blunder after Archer, Rays beat Twins 5-2

Souza laughs off blunder after Archer, Rays beat Twins 5-2

His longball off reliever Tommy Hunter broke open a tie game in the eighth inning and his club would hold on to win the game. When Hunter went back to the same pitch on his next delivery, Dozier wasn't going to be surprised again. Routinely hitting 97 miles per hour with his fastball and mixing in a knee-buckling slider, Archer set down 10 straight between an infield single from Jason Castro in the third inning and a sharp single from Joe Mauer in the seventh. Read More

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Celtics fail to stop Cavs

The main event is now, and the Cavs will be big underdogs in the NBA Finals for the third consecutive season. The matchup begins Thursday night in Oakland , Calif. This one is the tiebreaker, after the Warriors won two years ago and the Cavaliers knocked off Golden State last June. "For my name to come up in a discussion with the greatest basketball player of all-time is like, wow", James told reporters after the game. Read More

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Cavs and Warriors go at it again for title

Cavs and Warriors go at it again for title

With the Eastern Conference finals-clinching win, the Cavs are heading to their third straight Finals, but for LeBron, this will be No. 7 in a row. It's one-all at the moment between these two super teams , with the Warriors claiming the 2015 title, 4-2, before the Cavaliers fought back from 3-1 down to turn the tables on Golden State last season. Read More

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Manchester bombing: Premier League champions Chelsea cancel their victory parade

He never showed me he was angry", Conte said. "He came for three days to watch our training sessions, to watch the video analysis, to stay with us". The club says it would be "inappropriate" to celebrate with fans near its Stamford Bridge ground in south London Sunday and is loathe to "divert important resources" given the increased security threat following Monday's tragedy. Read More

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Juventus wins with late goal from 17yo Kean in Serie A

Juventus wins with late goal from 17yo Kean in Serie A

I've got a contract until 2018 and need to talk to the club after the Champions League final, ' Allegri said when pressed on his future. "Hopefully we can add another trophy in Cardiff". The former AC Milan boss recently guided the Old Lady to a six straight Serie A title - his third since taking charge in 2014, and also won the Coppa Italia for the third consecutive season. Read More

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Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69

Gregg Allman has died following a series of medical issues in recent years. Allman traced his interest in music back to two main sources: attending a Jackie Wilson concert in 1960, at which Otis Redding, B. Once in a while, he could even feel his presence. I've lost too many lately (friends) lately and this one is gonna be hard to get past. "But listen, he's there". Read More

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Hamilton celebrates hard-fought Spanish GP win over Vettel

The McLaren driver's race was instantly over and, with his vehicle discarded in the gravel, the virtual safety auto was deployed. "But the most important thing is we're there once again, fighting and not much missing at the end". In an attempt to avoid being undercut by Mercedes, Vettel pitted on lap 15. With the win, Hamilton cuts into Vettel's lead in the drivers standings. Read More

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Feng takes 1-stroke lead after bogey-free 66 in Michigan

Feng takes 1-stroke lead after bogey-free 66 in Michigan

After a birdie and one more bogey put her at two-over for the tournament she got back to even with an eagle at the par-five 14th, and picked up what proved a crucial birdie at No. “But I couldnt really feel it this week. "I actually tell my team, I tell them, people around me, I say 'don't tell me where I'm at". "I didn't even know if I could chip it out, and my caddie was like, 'Oh, maybe you should drop, '" she said. Read More

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Proud Wenger hails Arsenal's "spectacular" FA Cup victory

But he still has yet to win a major cup in an impressive coaching career, missing out on doing the double with Chelsea after losing to Arsenal 2-1 in the FA Cup final on Saturday. Wenger is reported to have been offered a new contract, but when asked if he knows what will happen, he replied: "No". Ramsey told the BBC: "Of course I want him to stay at the club". Read More

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Wood stays undefeated as Dodgers blank Cubs 4-0

Wood stays undefeated as Dodgers blank Cubs 4-0

Los Angeles Angels 0 Tampa Bay Rays 4: Matt Andriese puts in another strong performance with 8 innings of shutout pitching. Los Angeles Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez , right, is congratulated by Corey Seager after hitting a two-run home run during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs , Friday, May 26, 2017, in Los Angeles. Read More

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DONE DEAL? Schalke defender Kolasinac on his way Arsenal

DONE DEAL? Schalke defender Kolasinac on his way Arsenal

The 23-year-old, born in Germany but a Bosnia-Herzegovina worldwide, will officially become an Arsenal player on July 1. Kolasinac had been heavily linked with a move to the Emirates Stadium over the past few weeks, however there was stiff competition for his signature, with both Everton and AC Milan both reportedly interested in the defender. Read More

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Arsene Wenger urges Arsenal fans to abandon boycott

Arsene Wenger urges Arsenal fans to abandon boycott

Home wins in their remaining two games against Sunderland on Tuesday night and Everton on Sunday would still not guarantee the Gunners a place in the Champions League , but Wenger said he was only interested in what his side did. "We won 71 points last season and finished second". Then I said, "I really believe we can do that, it would be great". Wenger had suggested earlier in the week that some teams are already "on holiday" as the season draws to a close. Read More

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Scott Dixon didn't take armed robbery seriously at first: mother

Just hours after winning pole for the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, New Zealand's Scott Dixon was robbed at gunpoint by two men while buying fast food at a drive-through restaurant, his Chip Ganassi Racing team said. Two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso , the only rookie in Sunday's nine-car shootout, will start from the second row in fifth position as the Spanish driver makes his Indy debut. Read More

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Allegations mar Mo Farah's final US race

Allegations mar Mo Farah's final US race

The British distance specialist, who won Olympic gold in both the 5,000 and 10,000 at the Rio Games past year, plans to retire from track races after the World Championships in London this August. Two-times Olympic triple jump champion Christian Taylor shared spotlight, bounding 18.11 meters on the sun-splashed day, the third longest triple jump ever. Read More

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NASCAR counters Brad Keselowski comment about 'made up' tire rule

There is reason to celebrate big. I can't say enough about this team and everybody on this M&M's Caramel Camry. We weren't quite the fastest auto, but we made the right moves when it mattered most. Busch took advantage of Brad Keselowski , whose team didn't know the rules, and jumped from the second row to the lead as the final pack jostled past Keselowski and watched Busch drive away and celebrate his first Charlotte win in a Cup vehicle. Read More

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Win puts City back in third spot

The second half was barren, goal wise, although Riyad Mahrez did miss a glorious chance to equalise for his side. Mahrez converted a penalty in the second half but the strike was annulled and a free-kick awarded to the home side after he accidentally kicked the ball against his standing foot before it went in. Read More

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Husker wide receiver and safety arrested in Florida

Husker wide receiver and safety arrested in Florida

He was later released with a notice to appear June 1. According to the report, police saw Morgan's Mazda sedan with Nebraska plates fail to come to a proper complete stop as it exited a 7-Eleven at 3:41 p.m on May 6th. A search of the car's backseat revealed marijuana in a plastic bag in a backpack with a tag with Morgan's name on it. Morgan Jr. and Reed both claimed one of the backpacks and the marijuana inside, when asked by the officer. Read More

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Quality, not quantity, matters as Manchester United seek to strengthen

The increased financial clout of those in the Premier League means smaller clubs can now reject huge offers and vie for higher profile players, while investment at clubs overseas has made the market harder to operate in. Manchester United starting XI: Romero; Valencia, Smalling, Blind, Darmian; Fellaini, Herrera, Pogba; Lingard, Rashford, Mkhitaryan. Mourinho, who described his first United campaign as "my most hard season as a manager", has appeared tetchy and grouchy in recent weeks, a ... Read More

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