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Moyes reacts to West Ham comeback and Hart's error

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But West Ham roared back and salvaged a potentially invaluable point in the last minute of the 90 when Cresswell's ball into the box was met on the volley by Carroll, who guided the ball beyond a helpless Butland. It couldn't have come at a worse time with national team boss Gareth Southgate watching from the stands in east London. Chances were far and few in the opening stanza, however, Stoke keeper Jack Butland made a massive stop in the first half on Marko Arnautovic when the ball ... Read More »

Freiburg dragged back onto field at half time for VAR penalty

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Freiburg's players had to be summoned from the dressing room and back onto the pitch to allow the home side to take their penalty. "We're not going out", said Streich as he led his confused players back into the changing room. The game kicked off and, for 45 minutes, not a great deal happened. It was so loud that Mainz coach Sandro Schwarz even said afterwards that it was distracting, while VAR project leader Lutz Michael Fröhlich even suggested the noise had hampered the referee's ... Read More »

Man City crowned champions after United defeat

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The first half of the match proved that West Brom did not aim to play like a last place team. Former England worldwide Gary Lineker, who now work as a television presenter, tweeted: "Congratulations to @ManCity on winning the Premier League title". Read More »

KKR canter to 71-run win over Delhi

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Rana and Russell stitched together a 61-run partnership in just 22 balls for the fifth wicket. Kolkata had made a winning start to their campaign against Royals Challenger Bangalore but successive defeats to Chennai Super Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad in the next two matches have put them in a spot of bother. Read More »

Blue Jays-Royals game postponed after falling ice damages stadium roof

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The Toronto Blue Jays ' home game Monday against the Kansas City Royals is in danger of being postponed because of a hole in the Rogers Centre roof created by falling ice from the nearby CN Tower. Incidentally, the Royals were the opposition the last time a game was postponed at Rogers Centre, back on April, 2001. There have been no injuries reported yet. Read More »

Ravens interested in Bryant

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Bryant , who played eight seasons in Dallas, has seen a dramatic drop off in productivity the past few seasons. The Oakland Raiders is another team he'd be interesting in trying. Bryant was released from the Cowboys due to the potential cap hit, which was $17 million last season. The team has more than $10 million in remaining salary cap space and can sign Bryant for less than that figure if he's willing to accept a pay cut. Read More »

Pacers steal mojo and Game 1 from the Cavaliers: 3 takeaways

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IN was in control from the outset, opening a 21-point lead in the first quarter and leading by 23 in the third. While LeBron did his thing, posting his 20th postseason triple-double (24 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds), no other Cavs starter scored in double figures. Read More »

Please, snow more! Record-setting blizzard hits Mitchell area hard

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The weekend storm was everything forecasters said it would be, and it isn't over yet. The National Weather Service on Saturday placed parts of San Diego County under a high wind watch beginning Sunday night. The storm system prompted Enbridge Energy to temporarily shutter twin oil and gas pipelines in MI that may have been recently damaged by a ship anchor strike. Read More »

Novak Djokovic reaches 2nd round at Monte Carlo Masters

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With Nadal such a dominant favourite - his clay data is superb, but he's not been fully fit this year in reality following retirement in the Australian Open quarter-final - no other player is in single-digit numbers for the title, which gives us some scope for trading or each-way value. Read More »

Manchester United v West Brom - story of the match

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The Spain worldwide told MUTV in the wake of a disappointing home reversal against West Brom which gifted the Premier League crown to City: "Second position was not done before the game". Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson was on a golf course when the Red Devils' first Premier League title was confirmed on May 2, 1993, after Oldham defeated Aston Villa 1-0. Read More »

Avoid fakes: Sting uncovers $700k in faeces-laced makeup

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Trending: Will Shinzo Abe Resign? The stores were selling counterfeit versions of popular makeup brands such as Anastasia, MAC, and Kylie. The products look nearly identical to high-quality eyeshadow, lipstick, and mascara but, authorities say, their prices should have raised eyebrows. Read More »

James Harrison calls time on his National Football League career

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Harrison, 39, was released by the Pittsburgh Steelers last season but joined the New England Patriots on December 26 and helped the team reach the Super Bowl . He spent time on the Steelers' practice squad and was signed to the active roster during the 2002 season, playing special teams. Harrison's physical play at times ran him into trouble with the league office. Read More »

Manchester City win the title: How pundits, managers, players reacted

Arsenal's unbeaten season might not be replicated but City have already won two more games than the Gunners did in that campaign, have, in 33 games, already scored 20 more goals than Arsene Wenger's team did over their 38 matches. "It needs to be a number of years before we can be regarded as one of the top teams ever to have played in the league ". It could be argued that the strength in depth at the top of the league is greater now than it was then, that each one of the Big Six has ... Read More »

Daryl Worley Charged With DUI, Disorderly Conduct After Arrest

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Worley left custody after posting 10 percent of a $25,000 bond Sunday night and has a preliminary hearing set for May 1, according to court records. Daryl Worley was charged after he was arrested Sunday morning. Worley grew up in North Philadelphia on Broad Street and is a graduate of Penn Charter School, which is also Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan's alma mater. Read More »

Man City takes EPL title as Man United crash to West Brom

United was too narrow and predictable, with wide players Alexis Sanchez and Juan Mata constantly cutting inside and leaving the midfield congested. West Brom is still nine points from safety and looks destined for relegation . "City won the title because they won more points than us, you are not going to say that they won because we gave them the title. that's not fair to them", Mourinho said. Read More »

CJ Anderson released by Broncos, should Dolphins sign RB?

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Anderson - before nixing the deal. Anderson, 27, appeared in all 16 games for the Broncos this season for the first time in his career. And the Broncos will save every penny of that $4.5 million by cutting Anderson, per Spotrac . The Broncos are widely expected to look for a running back at this month's draft. Anderson added 224 receiving yards on 28 catches. Anderson is coming off a career year with the Broncos as he finally got his chance to be the team's undisputed lead back. Read More »

Players, Fans, React To Manchester City's Title Win And United's Loss

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It was down to the phenomenal 93 strikes to have hit the net this season, more than any team has managed in a complete campaign since Manuel Pellegrini managed the club to a tally of 102 in 2014, when they also won the league . City's Champions League conqueror moved ever closer to sealing its place in the competition next season as Liverpool cruised past Bournemouth with Salah again taking centrestage. Read More »

India likely to receive average monsoon rains in 2018: Met department

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Since 2012, IMD is also using the dynamical global climate forecasting system (CFS) model developed under the Monsoon Mission to generate forecasts. Operational forecasts for the southwest monsoon season rainfall are issued in two stages. The warming results in below-par rainfall across the subcontinent and South Asia. Although rains would witness a drop in July and August that will not much affect the farmers. Read More »

All accused in 2007 Mecca Masjid Blast acquitted

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The NIA took over the case in 2011. The blast at the historic Mecca Masjid in Hyderabad on May 18, 2007 during Friday prayers was caused by a cellphone-triggered pipe bomb placed near wazukhana, a spot where ablutions are performed. After a thorough investigation, the case has been transferred to the CBI . In 2013, the high court in Hyderabad cancelled the bail granted by a lower court to Gupta and Sharma - former members of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh. Read More »

Pakistan include five uncapped players in Test squad

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The Pakistan Test squad is as follows: Pakistan squad : Sarfraz Ahmed (captain), Azhar Ali, Imam-ul-Haq, Sami Aslam, Haris Sohail, Babar Azam, Fakhar Zaman, Saad Ali, Asad Shafiq, Usman Salahuddin, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Abbas, Hasan Ali, Rahat Ali, Faheem Ashraf. Read More »

Brendan Rogers reaction to beating Rangers is glorious

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Brendan Rodgers's side will complete an unprecedented double treble if they can overcome Motherwell when they return to Hampden on Saturday, May 19. "We have had a really good training week and we enter into it to win". We were just passive. 'But we want to finish the season well and be back here and look forward to the final with good confidence. "There was emotion, anger, disappointment in our dressing room - all the things you would expect after a game like that". Read More »

Jon Rahm proud of 'hardest Sunday' after Open de Espana victory

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It was hardly the biggest stage he's succeeded on but Jon Rahm says winning in front of a home crowd in Madrid was the most hard Sunday he's ever endured. Rahm escaped the water over the seventeenth and made it into the club house in a position adopting his grandma. The 23-year-old has now carded seven straight rounds in the 60's, which started at the second round of the Masters. Read More »

Sunday marks five years since Boston Marathon bombing

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In a one other spot, the household of victims Martin Richard and Lü Lingzi had been comforted by Walsh as one other wreath was positioned the place the second bomb went off by the Atlantic Fish restaurant. The brother of youngest victim Martin Richard urged people to follow Martin's message of "choose kindness". Lingzi's uncle, Sherman Yee, was current on the ceremony and personal gathering. Read More »

Rockets beat T-Wolves 104-101 in playoff series opener

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Karl-Anthony Towns averaged 21.3 points per contest this season while collecting an average of 12.3 boards per game. 1 seed, host the first two games of the series. In this picture, Harden #13 of the Houston Rockets dribbles the ball against the Washington Wizards at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C., December 29, 2017. Read More »

Jose Mourinho Slams Manchester United As They Hand Title To Manchester City

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This result left his team one point clear of third-placed Liverpool , with a game in hand. He said: "We won the Carabao Cup and that was a step in the right direction for me but to be competing in the Premier League since I was 19 and to play all the games I played in the Premier League, to not win the Premier League, it was a bit devastating for me not to have won it with Tottenham". Read More »

Rangers-Colon-No-Hitter Alert,1st Ld-Writethru

Update (10:04 PM ET): The ideal game bid is over, but the no-hit bid is still alive. That would prove to be the only hit Verlander would allow through eight innings. Texas leads 1-0 on a home run by Robinson Chirinos off Astros ace Justin Verlander in the third, the only hit of the game. The Astros were last victims of a no-hitter when the Giants' Matt Cain threw a flawless game on June 13, 2012. Read More »

Salah would trade Golden Boot for Champions League

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Spurs needed somebody to step up and make something happen. Jordan Henderson couldn't resist a dig at Harry Kane over his controversial goal appeal after Mohamed Salah scored in Liverpool's 3-0 victory over Bournemouth on Saturday. Read More »

Trudeau in 'financial' talks to resolve heated pipeline dispute

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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Sunday moved to end an escalating crisis over a Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd oil pipeline, saying Ottawa was prepared to offer financial aid to ensure the project went ahead. Trudeau has insisted the project should be completed but the British Columbia government has fought it in the courts. The company set a firm deadline of May 31 to have that request fulfilled. Read More »

Salah prefers Champions League to Golden Boot

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The speedy muppet-like winger is charming the trousers off everyone, even amidst the enormous pressure he must be feeling with the Golden Boot competition and upcoming Champions League semifinals. It (Rush's record) is also very close, it's just seven goals. "But let's see!" said Salah. "We had the first one against United, we could not do it and now we have another one against Swansea with our 60,000 people and we are going to try to be champion". Read More »

Manchester United star Paul Pogba shows off Dragon Ball Z-inspired hairstyle

However, Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola then claimed a week ago that Pogba had been offered to his club in January by agent Mino Raiola. They are eight points adrift of the Premier League record for points in a season, Chelsea's 95 in 2004-05, and can become the first team to break the 100-point barrier, with a total of 102 possible from their remaining five matches. Read More »

Shohei Ohtani: Week Two

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I'm not sure I can give Ohtani all the credit for the increased attendance - the club drew a little more than 16,000 and 18,000 the first two nights before 20,363 showed up Wednesday - but there's no doubt in the first two weeks of the major-league season there is more curiosity about Ohtani than any player in the game. Read More »

Palace upend Brighton, move six points clear of relegation

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Murray is the fifth player to score against Crystal Palace in the Premier League having previously played for them in the competition, and the first since Leon McKenzie in April 2005 (for Norwich). Crystal Palace are [1.95] favourites and it is hard to argue with this. The defeat leaves Mark Hughes without a point in his three league games in charge and the FA Cup semi-finalists are now five points from safety in 18th spot. Read More »

This is our proudest victory, says Vincent Kompany

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It evoked memories of Sir Alex Ferguson, the former United manager, being on the golf course when he heard his team had clinched their first Premier League title following Oldham Athletic's victory at Aston Villa in May 1993. The 32-year-old then popped down to the local pub where he met up with team-mates Bernardo Silva , John Stones, Fabian Delph and Kyle Walker. Kompany and Co posed for photos as they left the venue at 10.30pm, leaving to a chorus of " campiones , ole, ole, ole ". Read More »

NBA Playoffs Game 1 on ABC

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After trading Paul George over the offseason, some pundits had the Pacers headed for the Lottery. We'll look at IN going up against Cleveland IN this piece IN a matchup which ended 3-1 IN favor of the Pacers IN the regular season. The Pacers took the fight to the Cavs , and Indiana's players are battling critics who say they can't compete with Cleveland. After missing 20 games in February and March with a broken left hand, Kevin Love returned to the lineup without missing a beat - ... Read More »

Manchester City clinches 2017-18 Premier League title

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At last, Manchester City's players can enjoy a serene Premier League title triumph, winning the title without even playing. In the end, none of them needed to do anything for Manchester City to be crowned Premier League champion. They were unbeaten in the Premier League until January 14, when Liverpool ended that incredible run at Anfield. "Champions! What a great feeling!" The best team by a street, they entered 2018 14 points clear and never remotely looked like being caught. Read More »

Swansea boost survival hopes with late Everton draw

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Swansea , in better form, at home and with more to play for are favourites at [2.58]. Everton were toothless in attack, with Yannick Bolasie one of their biggest culprits as his influence quickly faded out of the game. The Turkish striker may have failed to score in the previous two games against Liverpool and Manchester City but he has claimed 4 goals from the 3 games which preceded those matches. Read More »

Malaga 1 Real Madrid 2: Isco downs struggling former side

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We work very hard to be in top form and we deserve everything that we have accomplished over the past few seasons. "I'm disgusted when people say it was a robbery. Zidane refused to reveal his thoughts on the penalty award and believed there had been "too much" made of the incident, instead concerning himself with preparations for Madrid's return to league action. Read More »

Knicks rumors: David Blatt could be next head coach

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At the end of the day, you want to come to NY, based on my body of work there. "I want to come back more fluid". With Porzingis, Ntilikina, and Tim Hardaway Jr., this Knicks team definitely has some promise, but if they want to break their five-year playoff drought, changes will have to be made. Read More »

Jets ready for tougher test as series shifts to Minnesota

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TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - It's great to play well, even better to win. Less than two minutes later, the Wild turned the puck over, which led to a Bryan Little cross-ice pass to Andrew Copp to put the Jets up by three. Penguins without some intrastate back-and-forth, and Philly's Radko Gudas did his best to get under Sidney Crosby's skin before the start of Friday's rematch. Read More »

Real Madrid - Bayern: No "fear clause" for James

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Bobic blasted Bayern on Friday for the timing of its announcement that Frankfurt coach Kovac would be switching to Bayern next season, and for not getting in touch beforehand. "We view Fredi Bobic's statement as rather outrageous", Hoeness said. "Thomas Tuchel told us that he's signed with another club". "In this phase which is extremely important for Eintracht Frankfurt ". Read More »

Man City wins Premier League after United loses to West Brom

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Guardiola has won the League Cup already for City this season but a first Premier League title, to go with the three La Liga titles he won as manager of Barcelona and the three Bundesliga titles he delivered for Bayern Munich, will be particularly satisfying for the Spaniard. Read More »

Dana White Reacts To Dustin Poirier's Khabib Nurmagomedov Callout

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My goal is to prosper and be a world champion and make money and retire and say, 'I did it'. His victory over "The Highlight" wasn't flawless, as he absorbed a ton of damage in the form of Gaethje's lethal inside leg kicks, a seemingly endless stream of which seemed to find their mark on Poirier's right leg. Read More »

Philadelphia Eagles' Daryl Worley arrested, report says; team releases statement

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The incident reportedly occurred near the Eagles team facility around 6 a.m. ET. Worley reportedly resisted arrest and fought with police before being tased by officers and taken into custody. Worley pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor assault charge during his college career at West Virginia, and the Panthers chose to move on from the young defensive back after two seasons. Read More »

Ramirez homers in victorious return to Red Sox lineup

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Making his Orioles debut, Cobb was roughed up for eight runs - seven earned - in 3 2/3 innings. Cobb (0-1), a MA native who spent his first six major league seasons with Tampa Bay before signing with Baltimore, struggled mightily in a park in which he has fared well historically. Read More »