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Man United beat City to top of Premier League table

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The Citizens have scored at least three goals in each of their last three away games in the league. Silva and De Bruyne have had a hand in an astonishing 43 league goals between them this season, tearing defences apart with their incisive passing and ability to read the game. Read More »

Kelvin Gastelum Edges Out Jacare Souza In Outstanding UFC 224 Fight

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Ranked in the top-five of the division, Souza and Gastelum both needed a win to move themselves closer to a showdown with current champion Robert Whittaker , who is set to defend his title at UFC 225 in less than a month. He went for a clinch, but couldn't maintain control. The bout returned to the feet. Souza dove for the single and took Gastelum down, but he didn't have the energy to keep him down. Read More »

Contreras hits 3rd HR in two games, Cubs beat White Sox

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CHICAGO (AP) - Willson Contreras had two homers, two doubles and drove in a career-high seven runs on his bobblehead day, and the Chicago Cubs pounded the crosstown White Sox 11-2 on Friday. The White Sox have lost seven straight and 11 of 12 and, at 9-27, are the only major league team not to have reached 10 wins. Matt Davidson hit a three-run homer in the eighth. Read More »

David Price throws Jays curve in Red Sox win

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The veteran hurler has battled carpal tunnel syndrome of late and was pummeled for seven runs in his last outing, so this game was an encouraging sign for his fantasy owners. Sale had retired 15 straight men until Maile ran into a belt-high fastball on the plate's inner third, pulling it to the home bullpen in left to make it 3-3. Read More »

Salah 'reaches' deal with Real Madrid as Liverpool demands £175m

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To do that, Liverpool must put the Champions League final to the back of their minds. "I would prefer Mo went to bed early and watched a movie", Klopp said at a press conference on Friday. But the job is very much done for the Seagulls and they can look forward to a pressure-free final day at Liverpool . It is no surprise that his form will attract interest from top clubs across Europe. Read More »

Kvitova outlasts Bertens for 3rd Madrid Open title

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In the decider, Kvitova broke to go 4-2 up but Bertens broke straight back, only for Kvitova to break a second time and from there she held her nerve for her 24th WTA title. Petra made the difference with her second serve but it was really a mighty close one, with three breaks of serve on each side. I'm going to probably try to play the same as I always try. Read More »

Harry Kane refuses to give up on Premier League Golden Boot dream

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Generally every thing you contact turns to gold, generally it's a must to wait on one or two probabilities. "It will be tough but it is about getting to that 30-goal mark for me". "I don't say that is a good example, but if some big club is going to try to buy somebody from our club it is how you manage the situation". Kane added to his two previous goals with a couple of long range efforts that deceived Kasper Schmeichel in the Leicester goal, inflicting what was to be the joint heaviest ... Read More »

Chelsea's top-four woe leaves Conte's future in doubt

Having eased themselves over the finishing line with five games to spare, Newcastle have failed to pick up a single point since. It is claimed Chelsea fear he will not commit his long-term future to the club unless a change is made as his relationship with Conte has become strained. Read More »

Simpson extends Players lead to 7 shots

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He started out with an 8-foot birdie putt on the opening hole. Simpson was 11 under for the day when he stepped on to the 17th tee but his pushed tee shot on Sawgrass' signature hole clattered against a railway sleeper and ended up in the water. Read More »

Arsenal's Emirates Stadium lacks 'special spirit' of Highbury - Arsene Wenger

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I thank him for everything he done for me. One thing he wanted to do was build a village for his footballers, so that when the lads signed from overseas they would all be staying where he could keep an eye on them. At the moment I don't at all, because I'm sitting in front of you. There's a contrast there because if you look at the audiences, it is not fantastic. Read More »

Amanda Nunes vs Raquel Pennington: UFC 224 Preview and Prediction

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This is the third time that Amanda Nunes will be defending her title. Pennington's gas tank can't be challenged, having averaged 13:07 of fight time per UFC bout. I've got Nunes via stoppage. So why are there no out gay male fighters in the UFC? "But I feel wonderful, all the treatments work very well". I want to keep my belt. Read More »

Harvick passes Truex with 1 to go to win at Kansas Speedway

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Live streaming is available on FOX Sports Go . They made contact and Blaney hit the wall. "Fifty-two would be special", said Busch. The Fords are all running well so you know all that is there. Matt Kenseth returns to Cup racing at Kansas this weekend. Also caught up in the wreck were William Byron , Matt Kenseth - making his season debut, in place of Trevor Bayne in the No. Read More »

LeBron James: Brad Stevens praise is overblown

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The Celtics were the best defense in the National Basketball Association this season, and they have a lot of athletic and versatile players that will take their try at James. The Cleveland Cavaliers are allowing 35.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 38.5 rebounds per game. After all, they are in the conference finals too. Read More »

Wilfried Zaha expected to stay at Crystal Palace despite speculation - Roy Hodgson

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After proving to be a fundamental part of Crystal Palace's bid for survival, Wilfried Zaha is reportedly a wanted man with Liverpool and Chelsea among those eyeing a move. "I'll continue to ignore the newspaper articles and what's being said". I would be very unhappy to see the day he leaves the club. While it would be a discredit to exclusively pinpoint Zaha as Palace's saviour this term, Hodgson has noticed a vast improvement in the winger's defensive work as well as being one of ... Read More »

Prescod earns shock 100m win at Shanghai Diamond League meeting

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The 22-year-old, Britain's only finalist at last year's home IAAF World Championships - where he finished seventh - clocked 10.04, just 0.01 off his best, to defeat a field that included world champion Justin Gatlin of the United States, Canada's Olympic bronze medallist Andre De Grasse, and his compatriot CJ Ujah, the defending Diamond League champion. Read More »

Webb Simpson takes five shot lead after record round

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Simpson, like so many other players this week (and every other week), rinsed his tee shot in the water surrounding the famous island green and took double bogey to give at least some of the field hope entering the weekend. "I felt I had better control of hitting it right-to-left and left-to-right, and consequently today I was able to shape the golf ball both ways and started to control it a little bit better today". Read More »

Vasiliy Lomachenko steps up to test at 135 against Jorge Linares

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I know my power. "Come Saturday night, yes, everybody says, "Jorge has not fought a fighter like Vasiliy Lomachenko , ' " Robert Diaz, Golden Boy Promotions" matchmaker, said during a press conference Thursday. But the fighters themselves wanted the bout and when they insisted it happen, the promoters got it made. A rare fight which pits the best against the best and it is going to be a night to saviour at the hallowed Madison Square Garden, which to many remains the mecca of the sweet ... Read More »

Real Madrid vs. Celta Vigo live stream

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Last year Ronaldo beat his foe and arch nemesis Messi to the title after he helped Real Madrid win the Champions League and Portugal win the European Championships in France. Zinedine Zidane's side ran out 6-0 winners, and if Bale can contribute in similar fashion to the final league game of the season against Villarreal, the Frenchman might have to deal with a selection headache heading into the Champions League showcase in Kiev. Read More »

New England Patriots' McDaniels offers support for Detroit Lions coach Patricia

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Former Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia's tenure as coach of the Lions took a rocky turn on Wednesday when news surfaced of a 1996 sexual-assault indictment against him while he was a college student on spring break in Texas. Add that to the list that includes Martha Ford, Lions President Rod Wood, and anybody else that has been asked regarding this over the last 48 hours, I think it is safe to say these "allegations" are laughable. Read More »

Celtics beat Sixers to book spot in East finals

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Cavaliers star LeBron James has seen a lot of different teams challenge him throughout his incredible run of seven straight NBA Finals appearances. were making fans temporarily forget about Kyrie Irving , who's out for the postseason following knee surgery. The Cavaliers saw that type of team in the last round and handled them easily, so this should be familiar to them. Read More »

Union County Schools to close Wednesday as teachers join march in Raleigh

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A Union County lawmaker is calling teachers planning to attend a march on Raleigh for better school funding an inconvenience to thousands of parents and says that "teacher union thugs" want to control education. Another Eastern Carolina school system said it will be closed for students because of that big teacher rally in Raleigh. According to organizers, Wednesday's rally is meant to call for increasing teacher pay and investment in public education, lowering staff ratios in schools, and ... Read More »

Impressive Kvitova sets up Bertens final in Madrid

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Pliskova arrived in Madrid fresh from winning her 10th career title in April, when she was victorious on clay in Stuttgart, Germany. "But she had a game plan and it worked well". Bertens finished Sharapova off when the Russian's backhand missed on a second match point. The world number seven - who had only been broken four times in the Spanish capital before Friday - saw another service game slip by as Bertens produced an outrageous sliced drop to take a 4-1 lead. Read More »

Jordan Larmour starts for Leinster in Champions Cup final

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With Jamison Gibson-Park picked on the bench as cover for McGrath there's no place for James Lowe in the matchday 23. The Leinster pack is unchanged from the 38-16 walloping of Scarlets in the semi-final, with Cian Healy , Sean Cronin and Tadhg Furlong making up the front row. Read More »

Rory McIlroy still searching for the secret to Sawgrass

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Despite not playing his best golf , Jason Day was able to hold onto his 54-hole lead and win the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow Country Club in Charlotte, NC. "If I can put myself in the final group of some other events coming up I'll have some recent experience (to learn from) and I'll deal with it a bit better". Read More »

UEFA open proceedings against Buffon over referee outburst

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UEFA said in a statement on its website https://www.uefa.com/insideuefa/disciplinary that Buffon had been charged both for receiving a direct red card and with violating the governing body's " general principles of conduct ". Despite not being directly involved in the foul on Lucas Vazquez, the former Italy worldwide was dismissed by the 33-year-old Premier League official for his abusive reaction; which saw the shot-stopper furiously yelling and grabbing the referee in protest. Read More »

Conte: Missing Champions League may not hurt Chelsea

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As you can see we had a great season, now we are in the Champions League final and everyone is excited. Chelsea's unexpected slip at home to Huddersfield has eased the tension at Liverpool , but Jurgen Klopp's side must still avoid defeat to Brighton to be certain of a place in the Champions League next season. Read More »

Mercedes sets the pace in practice for Spanish GP

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Almost every team typically takes this opportunity to introduce a major package of updates to their auto. "I think it could be a lot more fun", he added. Brendon Hartley and Grosjean among them. Stroll ran wide at Turn 4 after a wobble on corner entry, although stopped before the barriers and managed to get his auto back to the pits. Read More »

Bundesliga wrap: Dortmund slides to fourth, Wolfsburg in relegation playoff

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But, unfortunately for Hamburg their relegation rivals Wolfsburg also came out on top in a 4-1 victory at home to Koln, meaning Christian Titz's men dropped down a tier for the first time in their history. At the other end of the table, Hoffenheim pipped Bayer Leverkusen and RB Leipzig to fourth place, as they beat Borussia Dortmund 3-1 to secure Champions League football next season. Read More »

Brett Brown says Philadelphia 76ers need help to win the NBA Championship

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As for how the team can make that title challenge a reality, head coach Brett Brown believes the team definitely needs help if that's the goal which everyone has on their mind. Embiid was an All-Star in 2017-18, averaging 22.9 points and 11 rebounds per game while Simmons also delivered impressive numbers. "Truly. We would figure stuff out". Read More »

Wenger blasts referee after loss to Leicester

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Arsenal's away form this term has been putrid and is a large part of the reason they find themselves so far down the league. Wenger says his successor can not be afraid to bring fresh ideas to Arsenal , who have missed out on Champions League qualification in each of the past two seasons. Read More »

Pakistan VS Ireland Test: Match Begins Today, First Day was Washed Out

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Boyd Rankin , who had previously taken one wicket in a lone Test appearance for England before switching to Ireland , made the breakthrough. Haris Sohail was 28 not out and Asad Shafiq 22 not out. The Test got off to a dramatic start when Imam was injured on the first ball. This is a one-off match, but Pakistan's tour also features a subsequent two-Test series in England. Read More »

43rd match (N), Indian Premier League at Jaipur, May 11 2018

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With Binny dismissed the onus was on the the England wicket keeper to steer the team to victory. And by the time Watson fell in the 12th to Jofra Archer, the partnership had already extended to 86 off 56 deliveries. The Rajasthan-based pacer has been impressive with the new ball for the Super Kings and he will be determined to put on a show at a venue where he plays his first-class cricket. Read More »

Mou: Pogba and Noble 'looked in love' in clash

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Manchester United have won 13 of their last 14 meetings in all competitions with Watford , losing only at Vicarage Road in September 2016 (1-3). A forgettable game ended in a drab 0-0 stalemate as Luke Shaw came closest to settling the contest when his first-half effort was turned onto the post. Read More »

WestJet adding nonstop flights to Vegas during Jets playoff run

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The Golden Knights deserve to be here, heading on the road to either Winnipeg or Nashville for Game 1 on Saturday. "They had 109 points". "They're going to have their jabs at us for wearing our Jets gear and we'll have our jabs right back at them for wearing their Knights gear", Stevenson said. Read More »

Warriors: Kevin Durant interesting debate raised because of Klay Thompson

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For the Warriors, it makes sense for them to get a contract extension done now, instead of waiting until he becomes a free agent, and the max contract will be a lot more. Currently, Draymond Green is under contract for two more seasons after signing a five-year, $82 million deal before the 2015-16 season, per Spotrac . Read More »

Williams finally in Republic of Ireland squad

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Burke served his apprenticeship at Aston Villa but ended up returning to Ireland to play with Rovers and the move appears to have been justified now that he has received worldwide recognition. He said: "He has come back from Villa, that might be for a number of reasons". "I think this is a step up". Meanwhile England underage global Callum Robinson from Preston North End is in the Ireland senior squad for the first time and he will be able to play in the match in Celtic Park but his ... Read More »

Twins get three in ninth to beat Angels, 5-4

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Fernando Rodney got Mike Trout to ground out to short with a runner on first for his sixth save. He hit a double to go with his home run, and he raised his season average to.354. It wasn't too far". He helped drive in the Angels' sole run in the fifth when he loaded the bases on a single to left. Chris Devenski relieved, and Jurickson Profar's sacrifice fly scored Mazara. Read More »

Cooper-Dern Still On For UFC 224

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The jujitsu grappler made weight for her first bout, a split-decision strawweight win over Ashley Yoder at UFC 222 in March, but she missed weight in two fights under the Legacy banner in October 2016 and March 2017. She came at whopping 123 pounds, seven pounds over the non-title limit for the weight class. As expected, Cooper called her out for her unprofessionalism , and the rest of MMA Twitter, of course, did the same . Read More »

Surging Capitals cruise past Lightning in Game 1

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Ovechkin's one-timer beat Lightning goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy on the glove side with just 2.9 seconds left in the first, doubling the Caps' lead to 2-0. While the Capitals" "Holtbeast' has been a standout from the moment he's taken the crease this post-season, Vasilevskiy hasn't been too shabby himself. Read More »

Max Verstappen: "You always want to improve"

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Ricciardo has six career Formula 1 victories to his name, all as a Red Bull Racing driver, and he has finished in a career-high 3rd place in the championship standings twice - once in the 2014 season and the 2016 season. For all their scrapes and skirmishes, Ricciardo and Verstappen, who mark their two-year anniversary as team-mates this weekend, have maintained a plausible impression of liking each other. Read More »

Rockets Ready to Roll Over Warriors in West Finals

This regular season belonged to the Rockets, registering a 65-17 record which landed them the No. 1 seed in the West and the best record in the league. It's no surprise the Rockets have been preparing for the Warriors all season, and Monday night they will put their preparation to the test as they play Golden State in Game One of the Western Conference Finals. Read More »

Dustin Johnson among six players in joint lead on day one

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More from Yahoo Sports:• Terez Paylor: Jets rookie's unlikely journey from bouncer to the NFL • Jerry Jones hurt Dez Bryant, but he doesn't think it matters • MLS team about to make $16M mistake with Wayne Rooney • Did video game obsession lead to pitcher's injury? Lee, ranked 186th in the world, carded a four-under 68 on Thursday (Friday NZ time) at the TPC Sawgrass course in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, two strokes behind a group including major winners Webb Simpson and Dustin Johnson. Read More »

Hawks Head Coach Rumors: Lloyd Pierce Atlanta's Top Choice

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Prior to the announcement of Pierce's hiring, the Hawks and Pierce already met three times. "The main reason is just looking at their young players", Pierce told the Philly Inquirer this week about what makes him a good fit. He played four seasons with two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash a teammate. They missed the playoffs this season for the first time since 2007, and don't exactly have a super talented roster. Read More »

Washington Capitals vs. Tampa Bay Lightning, 5-11

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Up 3-2 in the series, they will get two shots at knocking off the defending champions, starting in Game 6 . Then again, in the playoffs they've completely reversed this tread (although in just 11 games vs 82). Of course, none of that is what anyone will remember about Marchand in this series. "It was a great experience for [the young B's players], even in playoffs, but at the same time, the management made some moves to get Rick [Nash] and some signings, and other guys". Read More »

Gareth Southgate to name England World Cup squad on May 16

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The England manager will then discuss his selection for the tournament in Russian Federation at a Wembley media conference on Thursday. World governing body Federation Internationale de Football Association has set 4 June as the date when all final squads for the tournament must be submitted. Read More »

Chelsea Charged with Failure to Control Players after Huddersfield Draw

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The players travelled by train on Thursday morning after partying in the capital to celebrate an achievement few thought possible. To get the point here as well is just unbelievable. A Chelsea spokesperson, speaking during Antonio Conte's media conference ahead of this weekend's game at Newcastle, said there was no update relating to the charge. Read More »