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Sports Alvarez vows to put McGregor beating behind him at UFC 211
Author: 0 Alvarez vows to put McGregor beating behind him at UFC 211

Alvarez was eventually knocked out midway through the second round after a barrage of punches to the face sent him to the canvas. Humbled and humiliated, the 33-year-old Alvarez didn't know how to deal with defeat. "He's a gamer", Alvarez said of Poirier. I'm definitely a hunter by nature, and I need something to hunt. "I hope we get into some good exchanges and he's willing to trade a bit".

Sports Fed set to leave interest rates unchanged, may hint at June hike
Author: 0 Fed set to leave interest rates unchanged, may hint at June hike

In the event of a turn lower, the first major level of interest to the downside falls at 111.72 which marks support that held the exchange rate higher in the first quarter. The Fed raised rates by a quarter point in March and said it expected two more increases in 2017. President Donald Trump entered office in January on a pro-growth platform that has since stalled in Congress.

Sports Juventus reach Champions League final
Author: 0 Juventus reach Champions League final

The Monaco forward picks the ball out of the net after scoring against Juventus Gianluigi Buffon has clear respect for the talents of Kylian Mbappe Will Juventus be one of the sides trying to sign Kylian Mbappe? Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim batted off suggestions that Tuesday might have been the last big night for his talented young squad before its brightest stars are lured away.

Author: 0 Clement wary of more twists in relegation battle

Everton's 58 points, with a goal difference of 60-40, from 8 places, the team broke away at 14 points, and from the TOP-6 falls only 2 points, but the opponents have games in stock. Defender Ryan Shawcross accidentally deflected Josh King's strike into his own net. Stoke ended a 10-hour away goal drought in the 33rd minute when Bournemouth striker Lys Mousset headed the ball into his own goal but another own goal, from Ryan Shawcross late on, denied Stoke victory.

Author: 0 Job Market Bounces Back With 211000 Gain

With the labour market expected to hit a level consistent with full employment this year, payroll gains could slow amid growing anecdotal evidence that firms are struggling to find qualified workers. The rebound in the jobs market could pave the way for the USA central bank to raise interest rates in June. The U.S. economy expanded by 0.7 percent in the first quarter of 2017.

Author: 0 Mahrez wants out of Leicester; Arsenal and Tottenham lead the chase

That said, it's pretty clear he will likely be leaving Leicester this summer. French giants Marseille are interested in signing Leicester winger Riyad Mahrez, according to a report. Now, though, Arsenal and Tottenham seem to have taken the lead in the race to sign Mahrez, and are set to go head-to-head in his pursuit as they are both keen to sign a winger this summer.

Author: 0 Everton skipper Jagielka uncertain about his future at club

The boyhood Evertonian was one of two players dropped for Saturday's defeat at Swansea following a poor display against Chelsea the previous weekend. Either he accepts the contract or we sell the player. As reported by the Independent , Koeman said: "It is still one week". Koeman has also stated that the club require a final decision from Barkley by the end of this season as they need clarification before starting their summer spending.

Author: 0 Phil Jackson talks with top point guards as draft lottery nears

If the Lottery goes the Magic's way, they will get their shot at interviewing Fultz down the road. Also, just like the rest of the National Basketball Association, members of the organization are also enamored by Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball and Josh Jackson .

Author: 0 Team player Fabregas leads Chelsea to brink of EPL title

But Wenger shut down a question about any restructuring. Conte praised Fabregas for forcing his way back into the starting XI, which he said epitomised the effort that his squad have put in this season. At this stage of the season, to win is great. According to Opta, Wenger's perception is correct with regard to Leicester but less so with Chelsea .

Sports Washington Wizards at Boston Celtics - 5/10/17 NBA Playoffs Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Author: 0 Washington Wizards at Boston Celtics - 5/10/17 NBA Playoffs Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Al Horford finished with 19 points and added seven assists and six rebounds for Boston. Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder both scored 18, Thomas with nine assists and Crowder with eight rebounds. An Amir Johnson block led to another transition score, as Bradley hit a fallaway baseline jumper to stake the Celtics to a 55-33 lead. He said he's found maturity to step back and not force plays that he might not have had earlier in his career.

Sports Johnson, Garcia, newlywed McIlroy head Players cast
Author: 0 Johnson, Garcia, newlywed McIlroy head Players cast

In addition, The Players carries the same amount of FedEx Cup points as any of the big four events, while the prize fund is the largest outside of those top-tier tournaments. That was a big breakthrough for Fowler, who has won four times since, most recently at the Honda Classic, also in Florida, at the end of February. Each of the last ten winners at TPC Sawgrass has recorded at least one top-20 finish.

Sports Younis Khan to coach Afghan cricket team post retirement
Author: 0 Younis Khan to coach Afghan cricket team post retirement

Former Pakistan captain Younis Khan is set to join the Afghanistan national team as coach after he retires from worldwide cricket at the end of the ongoing third Test against West Indies, Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) chairman Atif Mashal said on Thursday.

Sports Cavs keeping eye on Warriors on collision course to Finals
Author: 0 Cavs keeping eye on Warriors on collision course to Finals

On May 9, the Houston Rockets and San Antonio Spurs didn't make the first field goal of overtime until three minutes into the extra period. "That's not boring; this team continued to fight", Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green said after his team's second sweep of the playoffs.

Author: 0 Stenhouse scores 1st career Cup victory with last-lap pass

I'm happy I didn't get hit upside down". "This has been a really good track for me", said McMurray, a two-time victor at Tallladega. Hes just a tick off of career highs in both categories, and its fitting that his first pole since 2013 came at Talladega .

Author: 0 Pivotal Game 5 awaits Boston as it returns home vs. Wizards

They should be. Instead of pinning their hopes on the trend that home teams continue to win in the series, it's time for the fans and the players to look in the mirror. In games one and two, the Celtics shot a combined 91-178 (51.1%) from the field and 32-75 (42.6%) from three-point range. "Everything we run would be a lay-up option first", Stevens said.

Sports Mohammed Shami recalled for India Champions Trophy campaign
Author: 0 Mohammed Shami recalled for India Champions Trophy campaign

Rohit, after recovering from a thigh injury, sustained during the Test series against England previous year, has replaced opener K L Rahul, who has been laid low by a shoulder injury. India begin their Group B campaign against arch-rivals Pakistan at Birmingham on June 4. Ravindra Jadeja and R Ashwin were the two specialist spinners even though Ashwin has not provided his match fitness - he missed the IPL because of a sports hernia and other wear and tear from a long home season.

Sports NCAA Academic Progress Rates Released
Author: 0 NCAA Academic Progress Rates Released

This year's report is for the four-year period beginning in the fall of 2012. Georgia football dropped from ninth to 12 in the April among SEC teams with a 961, the same score it recorded a year ago. Ohio State football's best multi-year rate was 988, achieved in 2010-11. Football has also made tremendous strides, posting its highest single-year score (972) and multi-year score (950) since the NCAA began tracking.

Author: 0 Arsenal must maintain focus during final games, says Wenger

And after the winning performance, Wenger insisted that he had never doubted the character of his players, many of whom have been vociferously criticised by both the press and even the club's own supporters. Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech said: "Every game we try to give ourselves a chance". Maybe the City game gave us confidence. "Giroud came on and the second goal was very important for us, too".

Author: 0 Recovering Sidney Crosby skates at Penguins practice facility

No, this feels like more than that. Even Don Cherry, known for his Rock'em Sock'em Hockey highlight videos, has referred to the cross-check on Crosby as a "cheap shot" that warrants a suspension for the remainder of the series. Both teams will be trying desperately to win. But if the series goes to Game 6 (Monday) or 7 (Wednesday), there could be quite the decision to make. He cross-checks him (and is) looking right at him.