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Sports Chelsea suffer shock loss as Spurs close in
Author: 0 Chelsea suffer shock loss as Spurs close in

Chelsea now face a pivotal spell, starting with the visit of Manchester City on Wednesday, and I fully expect them to drop more points during the next three games. There's now an obvious handful of clubs who look safe from dropping - before games in hand are played, just three points separate seven clubs from Southampton to Crystal Palace .

Author: 0 Shaw vows to fight for place at Man United

But the £27m signing has played only three times since the end of November. Shaw said that he would " fight to the last second because I want to be here for the club". "But I'm keeping my head up and I'm going to fight to the last ". Shaw met Mourinho on Monday morning to clarify his position. Blind left Ajax for Old Trafford in a £14 million move back in 2014 when Louis van Gaal was in charge.

Sports Gonzaga advances to NCAA championship
Author: 0 Gonzaga advances to NCAA championship

Guard PJ Dozier had 17 points to lead SC, which had been strong in the second half throughout the NCAA Tournament , outscoring its opponents by an average of 13.5 points after halftime . "The pain of losing a game eventually goes away". By reaching the Sweet 16 and beyond for the first time under the current tournament format, the Gamecocks earned the attention of a nation and the adoration of a state that had never experienced anything quite like this before.

Author: 0 Carmelo Anthony Sees 'Writing on the Wall' in NY

The Knicks (29-48) have five games remaining in their season. He scored 23 points in his comeback. Ndour, in his first National Basketball Association start and 28th appearance, lifted the Knicks to a 100-91 victory with scrap and grit in notching 13 points, 12 rebounds, two blocks and two steals in 33 minutes.

Author: 0 Ice hockey world body still works for Olympic deal with NHL

Commissioner Gary Bettman and Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly informed the NHL Players' Association that the matter was "officially closed" after weeks of speculation. NBC Sports, which televises both the Olympics and the NHL in the USA, said it was "confident that hockey fans and Olympic viewers will tune in to watch the unique style of play that occurs at the Olympic Winter Games when athletes are competing for their country".

Sports Smith blitz gets Pune off to winning start
Author: 0 Smith blitz gets Pune off to winning start

It must be remembered that Rising Pune Supergiant's move of sacking Dhoni as captain and appointing Smith ahead of IPL 10 did not go down too well with the Indian fans and experts, with Sunil Gavaskar being the latest to criticise the move during a pre-match TV show on Thursday.

Sports Palace revival ends with 3-1 loss at Southampton
Author: 0 Palace revival ends with 3-1 loss at Southampton

Southampton are up to ninth in the table, seven points behind eighth-placed West Brom, having played two games fewer. "It's not arguably that we've got the hardest run-in - we have got the hardest run-in", said Allardyce. Southampton , who came into this game with two wins from their past eight matches, were in no mood for any slip-ups. The troublesome penalty spot, where Bournemouth's Harry Arter spectacularly missed on Saturday, was relaid with a patch of hybrid turf to ensure the ...

Sports Kyle Lowry returns, Raptors beat Pistons 105-102
Author: 0 Kyle Lowry returns, Raptors beat Pistons 105-102

He played nearly 42 minutes, scored 27 points and handed out 10 assists. More shots were being contested by the Raptors , shots being missed by Detroit. The victory was Toronto's largest comeback win of the season and the second fourth-quarter comeback for the Raptors in Detroit this season. There's no minutes level on Lowry, at least for now.

Sports Masters under way, Johnson hopeful of recovering from injury
Author: 0 Masters under way, Johnson hopeful of recovering from injury

Johnson, the heavy Masters favourite after winning his past three starts, went through a tentative warm-up routine and was on the practice putting green moments before his 4.03am tee time. As the sun began to bathe Augusta National Golf Club on Thursday morning, Jack Nicklaus stood on the first tee, removed his hat and looked to the sky to salute Arnold Palmer.

Author: 0 Celtic seals 6th Scottish title in row with 8 games to spare

A first Treble since 2001 under Martin O'Neill beckons. There are still eight games to go for each team in the elite league in Scotland and the Glasgow giants already have their order confirmed with the flag makers. "There's not a place now in this world where I'd be happier in my football life and personal life". "I had a similar player at Liverpool in Joe Allen and it wasn't probably until he went to the European Championships and got voted into the team of the tournament that people ...

Author: 0 John Cena Proposes To Nikki Bella At Wrestlemania

I kind of sprained my neck and we kind of find out some other stuff is going on, so I'm definitely going to have to take some time to heal that, but I'm cleared". After Bella tearfully said yes, the couple shared a sweet embrace and a kiss as the WrestleMania crowd cheered their approval. Nikki's twin sister and fellow WWE diva, Brie Bella , congratulated the newly engaged couple on Twitter .

Author: 0 Harry Kane looks on as England prepare for Lithuania clash

Thus, they could not play the game they wanted against Joachim Löw's Germany , and I suggest that England transform themselves into a direct counter-pressing team. "It just means I'll have to put a few more miles on the clock going round and seeing them". "I don't think [having a set captain] has been an FA guideline, ever".

Author: 0 Panthers Attending LSU Pro Day Workout

From the beginning of this draft season, former LSU S Jamal Adams has been high on draft boards. The projected top ten pick in the upcoming 2017 NFL Draft weighed in 12 pounds lighter than he did at the scouting combine, but made it clear he will find success at any weight at the next level.

Sports North Carolina pulls out stunning win to round out Final Four
Author: 0 North Carolina pulls out stunning win to round out Final Four

Kentucky led for less than 4 minutes in a game North Carolina had a big edge on the boards (44-34) and inside, where the Tar Heels outscored the Wildcats 34-26. Although the Tar Heels were able to contain Monk (12 points) and Fox (13 points), Isaac Humphries was a force off the bench, seemingly not being able to miss a shot.

Sports Syrian activists: Islamic State group kills 33 men in Syria
Author: 0 Syrian activists: Islamic State group kills 33 men in Syria

The jihadi group carried out the execution with "sharp tools", before burying its victims in a hole that the group had already created in the ground. ISIS regularly executes people in its territory, whether captured soldiers, people violating their stringent religious rules, or simply people who they believe are a security risk in some pending military operation.

Author: 0 Lexi Thompson loses ANA Inspiration after being dobbed in by TV viewer

Thompson was assessed a four-stroke penalty; two for incorrect ball placement , two for signing an incorrect scorecard (which, at the time, everyone believed was correct). When rules official Sue Witters told Thompson about the punishment, Thompson asked: "Is this a joke?" "I didn't even realise I did that", Thompson said.

Author: 0 Warriors set a new record for regular season dominance

On Wednesday night against the Phoenix Suns, they locked up the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference for the third year in a row. Devin Booker led the Suns (22-57) with 21 points, while Tyler Ulis added 20 markers. Fans always get to watch the Suns crawl back. Stay tuned for Minnesota Timberwolves vs Golen State Warriors live score updates, match results and highlights on ESPN Sport TV Channel.

Author: 0 Federer beats Nadal 6-3, 6-4 in Miami Open final

In watching today's match, things were quite different. Australian coach Todd Larkham described the three-set thriller as the best game of tennis he's ever seen, outside of the majors. Kyrgios, the 21-year-old hellion, is on the cusp of the top 10. The 6-3 6-4 win is Federer's fourth victory over his greatest rival in a row. Back then he won 33 of his first 34 matches of the year, compared to his current run of 19 wins and one defeat.

Sports Ex-Dodger slugger Pedro Guerrero hospitalized after stroke
Author: 0 Ex-Dodger slugger Pedro Guerrero hospitalized after stroke

Ortiz said Guerrero would undergo further tests if he continues to improve in order to determine what caused the intraventricular hemorrhage. Pedro Guerrero , former Major League Baseball outfielder and All-Star with the Los Angeles Dodgers and St.