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Arsene Wenger provides update on Alexis Sanchez injury Arsene Wenger provides update on Alexis Sanchez injury
- May 14, 2017

After a spell of six league defeats in 11 games , Wenger's side went from title contenders to sixth place. Mind you, the fact they can still make the top four, makes this a huge game for them too. The reverse fixture earlier in the season ended in a 3-1 win for Arsenal , with Theo Walcott , Mesut Ozil and Alex Iwobi grabbing the goals for the Gunners. (more...)
Miocic 2nd UFC heavyweight defense is rematch vs. Dos Santos Miocic 2nd UFC heavyweight defense is rematch vs. Dos Santos
- May 14, 2017

Miocic insisted that he wasn't going to lose. The UFC 211 is making waves with its power-packed fight card. "I couldn't manage to keep her down". My boxing skills are my main strategy, but I am ready for anything. Maia, 25-6 with seven-straight wins, said he was told afterward by White that he had earned a title fight with Tyron Woodley. "I had offers to play in Sao Paulo, but my mother didn't let me go". (more...)
Carlos Martinez: Martinez yields three runs in 6 2/3 frames Carlos Martinez: Martinez yields three runs in 6 2/3 frames
- May 14, 2017

Louis, Chicago promoted infielder/outfielder Ian Happ for his major league debut . Martinez threw to second for the force out, and Happ's slide prevented the throw to first to complete the double play. The Cardinals mounted a ninth inning comeback against Cubs closer Wade Davis . The outfielder is batting.387 with seven extra-base hits in eight games since being recalled from Triple-A this month. (more...)
Rafael Nadal sets up semi-final clash with Novak Djokovic in Madrid
- May 13, 2017

A semi-final berth, in which he is expected to face in-form Rafael Nadal, in his first tournament after parting ways with his coaching team will give him the much-needed boost ahead of Rome and Roland Garros, which he won previous year. To his credit, Lopez rallied and constructed a break point opening in Djokovic's first service game of the second set. And only a poor return on his break point opportunities denied Nadal just as convincing a scoreline as the Spaniard took only two of his ... (more...)
Concussed Crosby skates with Penguins, no word on return Concussed Crosby skates with Penguins, no word on return
- May 13, 2017

ABOUT THE CAPITALS: While a significant portion of the spotlight rests with Niskanen and his role in Crosby's concussion, fellow defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk finally saw a positive light in the playoffs with his power-play goal 3:13 into overtime on Monday. (more...)
Mourinho: Europa semi is United's 'most important' match
- May 12, 2017

Mourinho made eight changes to the team that beat Celta Vigo in the first leg of the Europa League semi-final. However they must continue to cope without Ashley Young, Marcos Rojo, Luke Shaw, Tim Fosu-Mensah and Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick is "desperate" to end the season with Europa League glory. "There's no rivalry. Maybe the rivalry started because when I came to England in 2004, Arsenal were the best team and started losing league titles after ... (more...)