Wenger's future beyond the end of this season remains unknown, but the facts are these - Arsenal trail fourth place by five points (albeit with a game in hand). You focus on your job, no matter what people think. "We lose game after game at the moment and that for me is much more important than my future", he added.
In just her second appearance at this event, she has become the first British woman to reach the semi-finals, where she will face either the top seed, Angelique Kerber, or resurgent Venus Williams. Konta is fresh off a win over the third seeded Simona Halep . Konta had the ideal start to the second set as she held her serve in the opening game before breaking serve to love, disrupting Halep's rhythm with some world-class offensive style of tennis, looking to win the second set and level the ...
It also means that Bayern head coach Carlo Ancelotti will be facing his former team, who he led to the 2014 Champions League title. "The tie will be special for me". Could Leicester City be on their way to another fairytale story in the Champions League this time?? I think we have the ability to beat Real Madrid , but they have a fantastic team with a fantastic coach.
From 1982 to 1993, they played in Los Angeles before moving back to the Bay Area. He also would have preferred that only one team move to Los Angeles, but both the Rams and Chargers have moved there over the past year. Oakland fans have to be devastated, considering the team already left once for L.A.in 1981, this newest move is like winning back the girl that left you for another man, only to watch her leave again for a showgirl.
If you're a basketball fan, you likely already know No. 1-seed SC beat 3-seed Florida State University 71-64 in the NCAA Elite Eight Tournament in Monday night's high-anxiety matchup. SOUTH CAROLINA: Southeastern Conference coaches might have named Sindarius Thornwell the player of the year, but the senior has made a star turn in the NCAAs.
Nadal won 80 percent of his first-serve points and three of five break points. "It's a nice feeling to win the last three", he said . Nick Kyrgios overpowered Novak Djokovic for the second time in as many weeks on Wednesday to book an Indian Wells quarterfinal berth against Roger Federer, who brutally swept aside old foe Rafael Nadal.
Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho opened the scoring in the 35th minute after linking up with Paulinho, with Neymar doubling the lead just after the hour mark, making up for an earlier missed penalty before Marcelo sealed the win with a goal four minutes from time .
HB2 had invalidated any local ordinances that protect gay or transgender people from discrimination in the workplace or in public accommodations. "Today's repeal vote", she noted, "maintains separate facilities for men and women and leaves regulation of multi-occupancy facilities to the state; however, it leaves the state without a statewide public policy on privacy and safety in bathrooms, locker rooms and showers and simply kicks this debate three years down the road".
The First innings of Australia scored 300 with Smith's century. He also commended Rahane's leadership in the final Test. Smith had apologised at the end of Dharamsala Test and conceded that emotions got the better of him several times in the series which Australia lost 1-2.
Ronaldo already has a museum and bronze statue in his honour in his birth town of Funchal. The airport of Madeira, the Atlantic Ocean island birthplace of Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo , was renamed in his honour on Wednesday. The plaque paying triple to Cristiano Ronaldo and his copper statue outside the new Cristiano Ronaldo Airport in Madeira. "To see this airport bear my name is a very special thing", said Ronaldo, 32, who skippered Portugal to victory in the European ...
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With the pitch assisting the seamers more, Australia might have even sniffed the trophy, but a brilliant combined effort from all the India players to win the match and the series. Kohli was in no mood to forgive or forget at the series' conclusion on Tuesday. On Monday, footage indicated he called Murali Vijay a " cheat " for wrongly claiming a catch on Monday.
Back in the England setup for the first time since 2013, the 34-year-old Defoe cut a sprightly figure in training according to Liverpool playmaker Lallana, who cheered on the veteran striker during his childhood. Gareth phoned me and said "even if you're not in the squad I will still phone you". England's Jamie Vardy , 3rd right, scores his side's 2nd goal during the World Cup Group F qualifying soccer match between England and Lithuania at the Wembley Stadium in London, Great ...
Liverpool are also accused of going back on their promise to pay the player's private school fees after learning of a Premier League rule which prevents clubs from footing the bill for an individual child's education. Liverpool have been given a pre-Merseyside derby boost with Daniel Sturridge's return to training - but the chances of captain Jordan Henderson making the visit of Everton are unlikely.
Even before the United States took the field to face Puerto Rico for the World Baseball Classic championship on Wednesday night, Rob Manfred was confident in declaring this sometimes troubled tournament to be a smashing success. Still, they deserve credit for playing as well as a team can play without winning the title. "I love pitching in these moments; I love the atmosphere", Stroman said.
Another account was more creative, suggesting Ronaldo's face had morphed into a combination of former Formula One driver David Coulthard and Sloth from The Goonies . The Portuguese president Rebelo de Sousa was also in attendance Wednesday, praising the Real Madrid striker as "an example of excellence", despite political rumblings it was inappropriate to consign such a distinction to a sportsman.
Australian captain Steve Smith today said he was not sure if he was one of the "couple of individuals" from the Australian team who Virat Kohli did not want to be friends with, his expression belying the unease in the aftermath of an acrimonious Test series.
Kyrgios made a flying start, breaking Djokovic in the opening game of the match. A frustrated Djokovic smashed his racquet after losing the first set, but could find no way through against the Australian's serve, only earning his first deuce in the 10th game of the second set.
In stifling heat, Federer saw off Wawrinka in an hour and 20 minutes to claim a 90th career title - 19 short of Connors' record collection. "Congrats again today on the win". Asked later if it was the first time that he had been called the expletive, Federer said he'd heard it "many, many times before" in a joking way. However, in the opening game of the second set, Wawrinka broke Federer for the first time in the tournament and raced to a 2-0 lead.
The former Arsenal striker settled the Dortmund friendly against the Three Lions with a 30-yard screamer to call time on an global career spanning 130 games over 13 years. A fourth, Sami Khedira, dropped out hours before kick-off with a swollen ankle. Adam Lallana's powerful shot hit the post with 30 minutes gone. Podolski fired over Germany's best first-half chance after being set up by Manchester City's Leroy Sane.
Handscomb and Marsh played out two sessions without much qualms and prevented India from causing any serious damage, after the hosts took out Steven Smith and Matt Renshaw in quick succession in the first session. He tried to pad away a vicious turning delivery from Jadeja but it spun from outside leg to rattle the right-hander's off stump . I am really proud .
You won't be seeing Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green at an Oakland Raiders game in the wake of the team's announcement it was moving operations to Las Vegas beginning in 2020. The Raiders could occupy UNLV's Sam Boyd Stadium , which seats only 35,000, for 2019. During a podcast with CSN Bay Area this week , 49ers CEO Jed York didn't discount the idea.
The post Chelsea to make Hazard best-paid player in Premier League with £300,000-a-week deal appeared first on Vanguard News. The Blues sit on 69 league points as it stands, ten points clear of second-placed Spurs, and face the visit of Crystal Palace in the Premier League at Stamford Bridge on Saturday afternoon.
When Durant comes back, he'll be joining the strongest version of the Warriors we've seen all season. It seems like everything is going to hinge on that next evaluation. They were threatening to run the Warriors out of the building with a season-series sweep to pull within one in the loss column. After getting the ball stripped by Iguodala, leading to Curry's second dunk of the season, Lee got rejected emphatically at the rim by the person who took his starting job: Draymond Green .
Barcelona were quick to defend Messi, saying his ban was "unfair and totally disproportionate". Neymar, part of the side who won Olympic gold at Rio 2016, said: "I always think of overcoming my limits". Even if the "official" qualification doesn't come, there will surely be a party at Arena Corinthians in Sao Paulo. "He deserves to be the captain", Tite said.
At 35, Federer is the oldest ATP player to win one of the elite Master's titles, supplanting Andre Agassi who was 34 when he won in Cincinnati in 2004. "I always want more, and I'm going to try to do everything possible to be the victor next time, but I need to take what's positive". On Sunday, he showed that was no fluke as his dream season continued.
Vettel's triumph at Albert Park could be the tonic Ferrari, and F1, needed following Mercedes' clean sweep of drivers' and constructors' titles over the past three seasons. Massa was sixth for Williams with Perez scoring solid points for Force India with an impressive seventh place. "It is absolutely essential to remember that this is not the destination but the first step on a long road that must see us all focused on improving each and every day", he said.
Lionel Messi was handed a four-match ban by Federation Internationale de Football Association after he hurled a string of obscenities against a linesman in the Chile match. Bolivia, as Argentine coach Edgardo Bauza predicted, deployed a high press throughout the first half in hopes of exhausting a visiting squad unused to the altitude of 3,600 meters (11,800 feet).
According to USA Today , Brady's Super Bowl LI jersey and his Super Bowl XLIX jersey were reportedly found with credentialed press member Mauricio Ortega of Mexican newspaper La Prensa . Authorities didn't immediately state that the helmet potentially belonging to Miller was part of the same investigation, although FOXSports reported the item was found at the same time as the jerseys.
Fed by a slick interchange between Kroos and Andre Schurrle and afforded space by England , he took aim from 25 yards and produced a stunning effort that soared past Hart and into the top corner. Despite coming out second best thanks to a wonder strike from Lukas Podolski , England were arguably the better side on the night and had plenty of chances to find the back of the net - one of their only downsides was their failure to hit the mark.
Southgate revealed Sterling had been playing in discomfort at his post-match news conference - a possible cause for concern for City boss Pep Guardiola, whose side face crunch clashes at Arsenal and Chelsea when they return to the Premier League after the global break.
Last night made it clear that we don't have to wait for the Playoffs for awesome to happen. Team founder Jimmy Hewitt was inducted into Orlando Magic Hall of Fame before Wednesday night's game. Just when you've think you've seen it all from the dynamic point guard, he does something new and spectacular. The Hornets went 8 for 10 from 3-point range in the fourth quarter.
The highlight of Westbrook's masterclass was a devastating late burst of scoring which saw him net 19 points in the final six minutes of regulation time, draining a three-pointer with seven seconds remaining to send the game into overtime. Now, they're without their best player, they have no depth, they have no solid rim protectors and are forced to look to point guard Steph Curry, forward Draymond Green and shooting guard Klay Thompson to play more minutes.
At 32, James is rising up the list at a historic pace and Mavs forward Dirk Nowitzki is next on the list with 30,181 points, although he will certainly continue to add more. James now has 28,597 points (and counting). He is still just under 10,000 points away from all-time leader Kareem Abdul-Jabbar , who scored 38,387 points.
SC guard Sindarius Thornwell (0) puts up a shot against Florida during the second half of the East Regional championship game of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament, Sunday, March 26, 2017 , in NY. "Gambling's everywhere", Few said. The school couldn't find statistics from his second season. "We are a model for other schools", Roth said. Just in case you hadn't noticed.