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Sports Barcelona focuses on Champions League with treble possible
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Manchester United are now in sixth place in the Premier League table in the race to secure a spot in the Champions League for next season. "Returning to play in England isn't in my plans". But I have to be honest and say I would have preferred to meet Liverpool only in the final itself. "We know that Messi is arguably the world's best footballer in our generation, and when you have that sort of mentality, it is always hard".

Sports PSG forced to wait to clinch title after being held by Strasbourg
Author: 0 PSG forced to wait to clinch title after being held by Strasbourg

Christopher Nkunku's shot was going in until former Stoke forward Choupo-Moting needlessly got a touch on the line and stabbed it onto the post. PSG coach Thomas Tuchel chose to leave Mbappe on the bench until the 59th minute, a surprising decision especially after the league's top scorer found the net in his seven previous league matches, and in the absence of injured forwards Angel Di Maria, Neymar and Edinson Cavani.

Sports Kim flirts with another hole-in-one, Valero lead down to 1
Author: 0 Kim flirts with another hole-in-one, Valero lead down to 1

We'll be tracking all of the final round action from Texas. Spieth meanwhile carded a second consecutive four-under-par 68 after a roller-coaster round which was blighted by three bogeys. There was no sign of nerves as he confidently birdied the 17th - the 10th birdie of his round - to go three clear and he safely parred the last to wrap up the victory.

Sports Alzarri Joseph, Keiron Pollard win it for MI
Author: 0 Alzarri Joseph, Keiron Pollard win it for MI

After being put in to bat, Quinton de Kock and Rohit Sharma put on 21 before the latter was caught in the deep off Mohammad Nabi . Yadav, who had hit a crucial 59 in the previous game against CSK, too did not last long and was adjudged leg before wicket off Sandeep Sharma.

Sports Bucks beat Sixers, clinch No. 1 seed in Eastern Conference
Author: 0 Bucks beat Sixers, clinch No. 1 seed in Eastern Conference

The Bucks were forced to play without point guard Eric Bledsoe , a capable scorer, and playmaker that saw himself ejected in the first quarter after a dodgeball-like confrontation with Sixers center Joel Embiid . Kevin Durant added 15 points, eight assists and six rebounds. "It's fantastic, man. It's a journey, a six-year journey", Antetokounmpo said of the Bucks' rise from 15 wins his rookie season to this point.

Sports MS Dhoni Gets Unlucky With No-Look Throw, KL Rahul Survives
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He also joined the sons of Shane Watson and Imran Tahir for a race. They, along with Harbhajan, conceded only 61 runs in 12 overs even as the required run-rate kept mounting. The win put Chennai Super Kings back on top of the points table with eight points from five games losing only once - versus Mumbai Indians. Faf du Plessis , playing his first game of the season, and Shane Watson started well after MS Dhoni won the toss and chose to bat first.

Sports Chelsea may trigger extension in Olivier Giroud contract, says Maurizio Sarri
Author: 0 Chelsea may trigger extension in Olivier Giroud contract, says Maurizio Sarri

I am confident in my players". The player himself suggested late past year that he would "prefer to be at a big club rather than playing every week in a less prestigious team". Then we will see", he added. Maurizio Sarri has insisted he wants Gonzalo Higuain to stay at Chelsea despite the striker's struggle to make an impact in the Premier League.

Sports England winger Norton sets try record at Hong Kong Sevens
Author: 0 England winger Norton sets try record at Hong Kong Sevens

Ravouvou's second would give New Zealand the lead once more before halftime, the Kiwis going into the break 21-14 ahead. Zimbabwe's campaign, however, got off to a disastrous start after succumbing to a disappointing 29-12 defeat to Tonga in their opening Pool E encounter at the Hong Kong Stadium.

Sports RR vs KKR Preview: Rajasthan Royals wary of Andre Russell power
Author: 0 RR vs KKR Preview: Rajasthan Royals wary of Andre Russell power

It was another blitzkrieg from Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) all-rounder Andre Russell that saw his team snatch victory from the jaws of defeat at the M. We needed to be more clever, nothing came off and we just cracked under pressure. "Once I am there, I know anything's possible". "It's been a disappointing season, but we have to believe we can turn things around".

Sports Mike McCarthy missed Packers' team meetings for massages
Author: 0 Mike McCarthy missed Packers' team meetings for massages

Mike McCarthy is defending himself against a new article that reflected poorly upon him. It's a gripping read and insightful look behind the curtain of Detroit's NFC North adversary, one the Lions have swept two years in a row while scoring over 30 points in each game.

Sports Five things learned from Southampton 1-3 Liverpool
Author: 0 Five things learned from Southampton 1-3 Liverpool

Liverpool looked shaky at times, especially in the first half after Southampton took the lead through Shane Long's ninth-minute goal. A Keita penalty appeal was all Liverpool had to shout about before the hour mark, when Jurgen Klopp made a decision to bring Henderson and James Milner on in order to increase his side's intensity and competitiveness.

Sports Jimenez set to join Wolves permanently
Author: 0 Jimenez set to join Wolves permanently

Wolves did not reveal the transfer fee but British media reported it was about £30 million (RM159.2 million), a club record which surpassed the £18 million paid for winger Adama Traore previous year. "It's a great honour for me to now be a permanent member of the team". "From the second he walked through the door, he settled straight into the group, and that reflects in his performance, with Raul providing assists and overall selfless performances, as well as obviously goals".

Sports Bengals' Mark Walton tased by police, arrested for third time this year
Author: 0 Bengals' Mark Walton tased by police, arrested for third time this year

Bond was set at $12,000. The Miami Herald reported that police officers attempted to pull Walton's auto over because they said it was speeding and weaving in and out of traffic. This is the third incident for Walton in 2019. Walton allegedly grabbed the phone from her and a fight ensued as the woman tried to get her phone back.

Sports Dallas Cowboys: Grading the DeMarcus Lawrence signing
Author: 0 Dallas Cowboys: Grading the DeMarcus Lawrence signing

Albert Breer of The MMQB has the exact number on that first year, with all $65 million in guaranteed money in the deal coming in the first three years. 34 pick of the 2014 National Football League draft. Since that time, he's become the team's best overall defensive player. They aren't resetting the entire pass-rush market re-signing Lawrence, but they are solidifying a massively important spot on their defense - which emerged as their strength last season - for the long term.

Sports Real Madrid goalkeeper Keylor: Luca Zidane here on merit
Author: 0 Real Madrid goalkeeper Keylor: Luca Zidane here on merit

Valencia are now unbeaten in 17 games in all competitions and within a point of the Champions League places, with speculation over Marcelino's future earlier in the campaign now forgotten. "Then they scored in the last 10 minutes". Barcelona hosts Atletico on Saturday. " Marcelo is Marcelo and I like how he plays", he told the press conference after the match.

Sports National Football League draft: Christian McCaffrey, Charles Johnson to announce Panthers picks
Author: 0 National Football League draft: Christian McCaffrey, Charles Johnson to announce Panthers picks

All players will be dressed to the nines in anticipation of being drafted and their outfit will ultimately be completed by the cap that represents their new squad. Pittsburgh broke a 19-year drought when they drafted Artie Burns in the first round back in 2016 and that pick is looking like a flop. Keisel was drafted in the seventh round of the 2002 NFL Draft and spent 12 seasons with the Steelers and was a member of the Super Bowl XL and XLIII teams.

Sports Amateur women opt for caddies over daddies at Augusta
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Mehaffey carded four birdies and four bogeys in her second round and is six shots behind American Jennifer Kupcho . Royal County Down's Olivia Mehaffey will make history tomorrow as one of the first women to ever play a competitive round of golf at Augusta National after she qualified for the final round of the first annual Augusta National Women's Amateur Championship.

Sports Michigan State, Texas Tech get ready for a Final Four grind
Author: 0 Michigan State, Texas Tech get ready for a Final Four grind

Me, I'm just a ham-and-egg guy, kind of slap it around a little bit and hopefully stay out of trouble. The whole thing is nearly absurdly fresh. Freshman guard Kyler Edwards from Arlington, Tex., said, "It's incredible because you get here and you see the band and just knowing that you're here is awesome".

Sports Russell Wilson Hits Seahawks With April 15th Contract Deadline
Author: 0 Russell Wilson Hits Seahawks With April 15th Contract Deadline

The Seahawks have every reason to re-sign Wilson, no matter the cost. Wilson still has one year left on that contract in which he will make $17 million. Wilson is coming off arguably the best season of his seven-year career. Previous year of Russell Wilson's contract. It is expected a deal will be reached between both parties, however, Wilson did reveal back in January that he would be willing to see out his contract and test the free agency market if necessary.

Sports Superman is flying away: Jays trade fan favourite Kevin Pillar to Giants
Author: 0 Superman is flying away: Jays trade fan favourite Kevin Pillar to Giants

The Toronto Blue Jays may have experienced their fair share of tumult over the last few seasons, going from injuries to full-blown roster rebuild, but brighter times are on the horizon - and they could be coming as soon as next month. Toronto announced a US$52-million five-year extension for outfielder Randal Grichuk in the early innings of the game. Cashner allowed his first hit in the fourth.

Sports Juve's Bonucci says Kean abuse comments were misunderstood
Author: 0 Juve's Bonucci says Kean abuse comments were misunderstood

Juventus forward Moise Kean scored his team's second goal against Cagliari late in the 2-0 victory Tuesday and stood in front of the home fans with his arms outstretched. Monkey noises could also be heard among the crowd. Pogba added in Italian: "Good Italians wake up, you can't let a small racist group speak for you".

Sports Salah happy and proud to break Liverpool record
Author: 0 Salah happy and proud to break Liverpool record

The final score meant Liverpool moved back above Manchester City at the top, two points clear having played one match more than the reigning champions. Not only that, but they were being consistently exploited on their right flank, with Trent Alexander-Arnold and Joel Matip struggling to cope with the pace, skill and persistence of Nathan Redmond.

Sports Maurizio Sarri could make another popular switch against Brighton
Author: 0 Maurizio Sarri could make another popular switch against Brighton

Maurizio Sarri has praised Ruben Loftus-Cheek's improvement during this season, hailing him as a "complete" midfielder. He defended very well, and for us this is very important. The game was Hudson-Odoi's first Premier League start with the club and he proved in 90 minutes why he should be in the XI week in week out already.

Sports Paul Pogba ‘flirts with’ Real Madrid, Neil Warnock ‘bombshell’ for Cardiff
Author: 0 Paul Pogba ‘flirts with’ Real Madrid, Neil Warnock ‘bombshell’ for Cardiff

That could open the door for Manchester United to secure the Frenchman's services. Madrid controlled possession from the start but it was Valencia that threatened the most on counter-attacks. "But these players are professionals and when they put on the shirt of this team they know they have to go for it and they do it". Three years down the line, are they any nearer to being title contenders? Raphael Varane has already enjoyed one of the truly great footballing careers, something ...

Sports Hamilton helps Hurricanes bag critical win over Leafs
Author: 0 Hamilton helps Hurricanes bag critical win over Leafs

The Maple Leafs are 22-12-5 on the road. In the second game against his former team, Tavares tallied his first goal against the Islanders since leaving the franchise in free agency before the 2018-19 season. The Hurricanes now occupy the final wild card spot in the Eastern Conference and can create a bit of separation with a huge road win in Toronto on Tuesday night as they take on a Leafs side who qualified for the postseason with a win in NY last night.

Sports What time will the new New York Jets uniforms be revealed?
Author: 0 What time will the new New York Jets uniforms be revealed?

As seen in the photo embedded below, the Jets' will apparently be sporting the throwback kelly green shade in 2019, as well as an all-new helmet and black alternate uniforms. Contrasting stripes are on each shoulder (white on the green, green on the white as well as on the black), this design is duplicated down each pant leg.

Sports Liverpool top table of Premier League fees to agents
Author: 0 Liverpool top table of Premier League fees to agents

The latest figures released by the FA show that between 1 February 2018 and 31 January 2019, the Premier League spent more on agents than the whole of the top four divisions had in the previous 12 months. Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino said it was a "special night" as they re-energised their bid to finish in the top four. " Yes, of course. We had a hard game against Cardiff ", Hazard added.

Sports Yankees star on IL
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While he's only missed a grand total of 7 games over the last two years, he had 5 straight seasons in which he played 145 games or less, largely due to various injuries . In 18 games in the Grapefruit League, he batted.143 with a.473 OPS, three doubles and eight RBIs. That plan didn't last three games. I got to give them a break and myself.