Chelsea's loss to Palace brought the title race back to life, with Tottenham now just seven points adrift of Conte's side. He told BT Sport: "You'd expect the Sterling situation to be earlier - especially when they were 2-1 down. With nine games remaining in the regular season, Chelsea (22-3-4) now are in first place and Manchester City (17-7-5) are in fourth place. But Conte backed the Spain worldwide, who has 17 league goals this season, and said the 28-year-old's form is of no ...
Young Rashid, who created history by being the first Afghan to play an IPL match , got Mandeep with a fuller delivery that didn't turn. This was the first time after 23 IPL matches that RCB were all-out. A vintage Yuvraj hammered the RCB bowlers into submission as SRH posted a commendable 207 for 4. Yuvraj Singh starred with the bat for Sunrisers, bludgeoning 62 off 27 balls, before becoming Tymal Mills' first IPL victim when clean bowled in the 19th over.
Peter Crouch squandered a great chance to bring Stoke back into the game as he volleyed Arnautovic's centre wide, with Mahrez and Ndidi both having chances to add a third goal for Leicester as the visitors' hopes diminished. "The team might change every now and again with so many games", he said. " Stoke will be a very big test on Saturday, but one we will be ready for", he said.
These statements come as the NCAA weighs whether to reinstate future championship games in North Carolina , and as major national and state based civil rights groups have called on the NCAA to continue standing with LGBTQ people and others targeted by HB2 for full repeal of its unsafe provisions.
Vettel's victory in Melbourne was the Scuderia's first in a season-opening race in nearly a decade and propelled the team to the summit of the Constructors' Championship for the first time in F1's new hybrid power era. "In qualifying [in Australia] everything felt good but we need more load, a bit more grip, we need more power". "At the end of the day they won the race and did a better job, so we've just got to do a better job", he said.
Zlatan Ibrahimović came to the rescue of Manchester United once again this season as he scored a 94th-minute penalty to earn a 1-1 draw against Everton at Old Trafford . "United took all of the risk, but still we defended well". "It's not easy when it's not going well, but the boys kept trying". We don't score enough goals, we don't kill opponents.
Former Test captain Cook was cleared to play in the opening round of championship fixtures, along with several of his fellow centrally-contracted England stars, and was set to face his global team-mate James Anderson on his first-class return in Division One on Friday.
Johnson apparently fell so hard that it caused some sort of back injury, putting his status for the start of the Masters on Thursday in jeopardy. He was told to "remain immobile" and begin taking anti-inflammatories. World No. 1 Dustin Johnson's challenge for the Masters is in serious jeopardy after a mishap in his rental home. And Willett's victory last year, the first by an Englishman since Faldo 20 years before, came after Spieth imploded by playing Nos.
The Argentina forward was also fined €9,322 (10,000 Swiss Francs) by Federation Internationale de Football Association on Tuesday for "having directed insulting words" at an official during his side's World Cup qualifier with Chile last Thursday.
The New York Times reported on Saturday that settlements of $13m (£10.4m) were reached with five women who accused Mr O'Reilly of inappropriate behaviour. Even though he denies the claims (which we suppose is better than blaming the alleged victims because of what they were wearing), many are calling for O'Reilly's ousting.
Jonathan is ESPN FC's Manchester City correspondent. It's important to see the result [at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday]. For a man who says he does not indulge in mind games, it was an intriguing intervention. His Juve team, when he was boss, overturned a similar deficit to overhaul AC Milan. Guardiola said: "My opinion about my colleague Conte is that he's superb, maybe he's the best".
The world number 16, since then, has reached at least the quarter-final of all the tournaments he has featured in and has beaten world number two Novak Djokovic twice in the new season. Roger Federer of Switzerland reacts after winning a point against Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic (not pictured) in a men's singles quarter-final during the 2017 Miami Open at Crandon Park Tennis Center.
It wasn't without strife. It never was for this team in this tournament. Berry scored 22 points on 7-of-19 shooting after battling a bad ankle throughout the tournament. "I felt like I was scoring that". Finally, the feeling was tangible. Gonzaga , down by three points in the closing seconds of the national championship game, was going to take the easy two and test North Carolina's nerves at the foul line in the final 15 seconds.
Romo is the Cowboys' all-time leader with 34 183 passing yards and 248 touchdowns but has not played a full season since 2012 due to injuries, missing 21 games over the past two seasons. The Cowboys were in the middle of a franchise-record 11-game winning streak when Romo returned. He finished his career with 33,462 passing yards and 199 touchdowns.His two sons remain involved with the NFL.
Republicans refused to hold hearings or a vote on Merrick Garland. Merkley's lengthy speech, while not technically a filibuster because it did not prevent or delay a planned vote, did qualify as the eighth-longest floor speech in Senate history at 15 hours and 27 minutes, according to the Senate historical office.
Letang is scheduled to undergo surgery to fix the injury and is expected to need four to six months to recover. Letang is scheduled to undergo surgery to fix a herniated disk in his neck and will be out four to six months. Head coach Mike Sullivan said the team will keep Letang around to help out. "It wasn't any one incident". His best season came during the 2015-16 season when he set career-highs in goals with 16, assists with 51 and points with 67.
Justin Jackson delivered a go-ahead three-point play with 1:40 left Monday night and North Carolina pulled away for a 71-65 victory over Gonzaga in front of 76,168 at University of Phoenix Stadium. Joel Berry II recovered from ankle injuries to lead the Tar Heels with 22 points on 7-for-19 shooting. It was a one-possession game for the next eight minutes, until an Isaiah Hicks floater beat the shot clock and secured a four-point cushion.
North Korea is reported to have fired a ballistic missile from its east coast into the Sea of Japan. Kim has launched a series of projectiles and conducted three nuclear tests since he came to power more than five years ago. Pyongyang tested a new type of medium- to long-range ballistic missile in February, which it later said was an upgraded, extended-range version of its submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM).
UPDATE: " North Carolina's new law does nothing to guarantee that LGBT people will be protected from discrimination, and as the NCAA's own statement acknowledges, the rights of trans student-athletes, coaches, and fans in particular remain in legal limbo", said James Esseks, director of the ACLU's LGBT and HIV Project.
The tiny Jesuit school from Spokane proved all the doubters wrong over the past three weeks, advancing to its first Final Four and coming within two minutes of downing a college hoops blueblood for the national championship. "I don't know if we're going to get invited". In that game, wing Justin Jackson and center Kennedy Meeks carried the Tar Heels, scoring a combined 47 of North Carolina's 77 that night in a one-point win.
Nadal is still the most highly-anticipated match in men's tennis. "I'm not 24 anymore". "The body needs a break, the mind needs a break, the family needs me again", he said . Then in the French Open we'll see who's the player who won more matches before and then we'll see. "I'm sure you're going to tear it to pieces over there".
Former President Obama's national security advisor Susan Rice denied all wrongdoing after reports surfaced that she asked for the "unmasking" of President Trump's campaign team in US surveillance during the election. "Anything related to Susan Rice or any of these other suggestions will be handled by the Intelligence Committee, and we look forward to receiving their report about what happened", McConnell said.
Ahead of the action getting underway, we examine the Opta numbers that could prove influential in deciding who will be wearing the green jacket on Sunday. "It will surely be there and it has been there", said Spieth, wearing a green shirt that would be a flawless match for the jacket he hopes to don again Sunday.
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However, the process of review and revision of the first form in consultation with the White House Counsel's Office and the Office of Government Ethics was suspended when he resigned. "Certainly", said Mr. Lifson, "it is a question worth asking, isn't it?" Evelyn Farkas, the former deputy assistant secretary of defense, said she feared that information "would disappear" after President Barack Obama left office.
In his career against the Red Sox, Cole is 1-0 with a 2.57 ERA and 7 strikeouts. Porcello will be looking to start strong once again, and even though it's not a huge sample size, his numbers against the Pirates is enough for me to give the nod to Boston here.
This is one area where the president's boasts are borne out by performance. "He's one of the best drivers of the golf ball, the longest out here and one of the straightest". Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny said that during his White House meeting last month with Trump, who has a course in Doonbeg, Ireland, "we discussed the kind of driver that the president uses - Titleist, 9-degree loft, Doonbeg, wind off the Atlantic".
Jurgen Klopp has deployed Divock Origi in an attempt to replace the injured Sadio Mane and the young forward will have to be at his best, if he is to contribute in a similar way to the former Southampton man. A Simon Francis corner fell to an unmarked Marc Pugh at the back post and his volley looked all over a goal but somehow went the wrong side of the post.
Chelsea's lead was cut to seven points after they lost 2-1 at home to Crystal Palace at the weekend, but they preserved their advantage over Tottenham Hotspur by seeing off City. Conte's team were back in front after 35 minutes when Fernandinho conceded a penalty with a foul on Pedro. A loose kick by home goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois - another Belgium worldwide - enabled Sergio Aguero to level for City in the 26th minute.
He was fouled on a basket and made the free throw. And I used to say that I hoped that it was over with before I retired. Are Monday's NCAA basketball champions headed to the White House? The junior's relief was personal just as much as it was team-wide.
And the sooner he can be fitted for a green jacket, the better. Fans leave Augusta National as play is suspended for a weather warning during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament Wednesday, April 5, 2017, in Augusta, Ga. He says Johnson landed hard on his lower back and is resting with discomfort. Winkle added: "He has been advised to remain immobile and begin a regimen of anti-inflammatory medication and icing, with the hope of being able to play tomorrow".
Thompson's playing partner Suzann Pettersen said she knew there was a problem right away when the rules officials came out and praised Thompson for keeping her cool. "Handled that with grace and fight" on Twitter. The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) were quick to defend their actions and released a statement after they made a decision to hand her the penalty.
Watch the fourth and final Test between India and Australia live from 3.50am on Saturday on Sky Sports 2. Kohli, who batted in the nets on Friday, said the full extent of an injury could only be known in match conditions and that he would strictly follow the advice of the physiotherapist.
Bartolo Colon just has that effect on people. He liked the result, too. The Braves look for their first series win in 2017 at 7:10 p.m. (ET). The Braves got to Rafael Montero in the 12th inning, as Matt Kemp hit his third double of the game to give the Braves a 3-1 lead.
The Spurs are 29-7 at home, and the contest against the Warriors begins a stretch during which four of five games are at the AT&T Center. The Warriors continued to impress as they faced off against James Harden and the Rockets. The Warriors shouldn't let one more loss to them bring them down because the Spurs, surely, won't get too high off a win. Warriors vs Spurs: Could team face again in playoffs? That would put Durant's return on Saturday, April 8 against the Pelicans.