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Pep Guardiola 'taught a lesson' in first year at Manchester City

When asked whether that meant he will be at Chelsea next season, Conte said: "Yes, for the next season". "I signed a three-year contract and it is clear I want to stay". Premier League leaders Chelsea now enjoy a seven point lead over Spurs in the Premier League and will be overwhelming favorites to win the League this season with eight games remaining.

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No defence: LeBron James apologises after blasting team mate during National Basketball Association thriller

The argument erupted on court, for all the world to see, with less than a minute remaining in the second overtime. The Cavs looked like they had won in the first OT when Smith took a pass from James and hit a left-corner three to put them up 114-113 with 2.8 second left, but things got real insane from there.

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Messi double, Suarez stunner take Barca top

The Catalan giants remain two points behind Real Madrid, who also won, and their ruthless display left their outgoing manager Enrique thrilled. For much of the season Sampaoli's side were in the title race but their season collapsed in March, with Leicester City eliminating them from the Champions League and their Liga form suffering too.

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Rainy end dampened end to a promising summer - Williamson

Anticipating that Faf du Plessis (53) was going to sweep Mitchell Santner, Latham moved from forward short-leg to his right and stretched his hand fully to pluck the catch to leave South Africa reeling at 190/6. The covers were on all morning at Seddon Park as the final day of the test match between New Zealand and South Africa was abandoned. They have warm-up matches for that tournament against Bangladesh and Ireland in May.

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Resilient Bournemouth ready for Chelsea test, says Howe

Until now that is. " Chelsea go to the Vitality Stadium at the end of week which saw them respond from the surprise loss to Crystal Palace with victory over Manchester City on Wednesday". "I would have liked to take points, one or three, to be there". So the only message I have given my team is that [to assume] Tottenham must win their last eight games.

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Trump adviser Steve Bannon attends NSC meeting after being removed

A senior White House official, speaking anonymously, said Bannon was no longer needed on the NSC after the departure of Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn , who stepped down in February after getting caught misleading Vice President Mike Pence and others about his contact with Russia's ambassador Sergei Kisylak.

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Leafs fail to clinch playoff berth vs. Lightning

They were in a backs-to-the-wall situation. Ottawa plays twice, a weekend back-to-back with the Rangers at home on Saturday and the Islanders on the road on Sunday. If the Senators, who have two games remaining on their regular-season schedule, can maintain their edge in the standings , they will have home-ice advantage in the first round.

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I was furious - Zidane angry about Madrid lapse

Real Madrid coach Zinedane Zidane made nine changes to the line-up for the contest here on Wednesday night with 17th-place Leganes, resting stars such as Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale, and Toni Kroos ahead of the upcoming Champions League quarter-finals.

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Danny Willett starts with eight on day two at Masters

Willett, who selected a Sunday roast for yesterday's champion's dinner, the traditional meal selected by the previous year's victor, will head out alongside American Kuchar, who won bronze at last year's Olympic Games in Rio, and Australian Luck at 12.24pm local time.

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Garcia joins Hoffman at Masters summit

And while he's flourished so far in challenging conditions, he realizes the landscape will change with a more accessible golf course expected on the weekend. There are plenty who fancy the world number two to secure the Green Jacket on Sunday, and with it the career grand slam, with bookmakers installing him as a 10/1 fifth favourite going into the final two rounds.

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Westbrook one rebound from record mark

Russell Westbrook wills in three after clutch three. Kiwi Steven Adams was a strong presence under the rim in pulling down 10 boards, while Spaniard Marc Gasol was the pick of the opposition with 23 points to go with four blocks. Speaking of how long ago Robertson was in his heyday, if it's worth noting Westbrook's usage rate, it's only fair to point out that, in Robertson's era, National Basketball Association games featured a much faster pace and therefore many more possessions.

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Barcelona boss Luis Enrique delighted with first-half blitz against Sevilla

Sevilla remained in fourth place, but is 11 points off the lead and virtually out of contention for the title. The Argentine also played his part in setting up Luis Suarez s stunning overhead kick to open the scoring. "It was the first-half performance we had dreamed of", said Barca coach Luis Enrique. The 29-year-old has enjoyed a glittering domestic career at the Camp Nou, but has failed to replicate that success with the national team.

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Pep Guardiola expresses admiration for Hull City manager Marco Silva

A source confirmed to ESPN FC that there was a heated exchange in the tunnel following Chelsea's victory that knocked City out of the Premier League title race on Wednesday night. "Now the situation is clear - eight games left in the league and the [FA Cup] semifinal". "We've been saying it since the beginning of the season: it's one game at a time", he said.

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Conte salutes another 'big step' for Chelsea after win over Manchester City

As Chelsea battled to hold on to their slender lead, there were nervous murmurs from the home crowd when news arrived that second-placed Tottenham Hotspur had come from 1-0 down away to Swansea City to win 3-1. "Usually I like to say only who wins write the history". "I think he's playing a really good season". It wasn't easy to reply very well in this game.

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Jose Mourinho criticises attacking players for 'lacking killer instinct'

It's not a problem of quality at all, it's a problem of luck. "We are not strong enough because we are not winning, we are not good enough to score the goals that we should". "The power is in the Football Association's hands and they are going to make the decision which they think is the best decision". "After the hurricane that he was last season, when he came in, this year is giving him a hell of an experience".

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Hawks reserves pounded a healthy Cavaliers team

At the close of business hours, the three were clustered with the Bucks and idle Heat for fifth through ninth place in the conference race with just two games separating No. LeBron James and the Cavaliers went into the Celtics' house and delivered a cold dose of reality in a 114-91 shellacking in a game most believed was an Eastern Conference Finals preview.

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Federer to skip clay season ahead of French Open

I'm not 24 anymore so things have to change in a big way and I probably won't play any clay court events except the French. Federer has had a stellar 2017, which began with his outstanding win at the Australian Open final where he beat Nadal to claim his 18th Grand Slam title.

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Supergiant look to start off with a win against MI

Prediction: Mumbai Indians may lift the victory today as the other team RPS is likely to warm up in the second match of the IPL 10 season. Pune's a nice place to bat. Rahane travelled quickly without taking risks and reached his fifty in the ninth over when he pulled his 27th delivery, a short ball from Hardik Pandya to the fence.

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Manchester United signs Jesse Lingard to new four-year contract

I can not compare. He is a long way behind". "United is a religion and the fans want to see young players given a chance". At least, Mourinho has his leading scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic back. "I am working harder than ever". "I still have places where I can improve and room to improve". I remember a couple of direct free-kicks hitting the post, so we've seen lots of lovely actions.

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Westbrook ties triple-double record in rout over the Bucks

As it stands now, following a 103-100 win Wednesday over the Grizzlies, Westbrook is averaging 31.8 points, 10.7 rebounds and 10.4 assists through 78 games. Just when you thought NBA fans and basketball historians couldn't get enough, Russell Westbrook has chose to put himself in position to re-write history.

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NBA still seeks solutions for rest issue, won't reduce games

The league, Silver said, will develop an anti-discrimination policy that will have to be signed onto by participating groups in Charlotte. The NBA says it expects to award the 2019 All-Star Game to Charlotte, North Carolina, after the partial repeal of the so-called bathroom bill.

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Time for Rory McIlroy to make Masters move Saturday

Spieth ended up quadruple-bogeying the par-5 hole, which he did on last year's par-3 12th in the final round. Not to be overlooked was Thomas Pieters of Belgium, a real threat to become the first Masters rookie since 1979 to leave with a green jacket.

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Federer, Nadal, Nishikori advance in Miami

Federer's progression means a meeting with long-time rival Rafael Nadal in Sunday's final remains a possibility. "I had one bad game to start the second set and then it was tough for me", Wawrinka, the reigning US Open champion, said. "I played well in the second and third", Zverev said. The Swiss magician had to call upon all his resources of skill, poise and experience to edge the Czech in a third set tiebreak in front of a frenzied crowd at Crandon Park.

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Lewis Hamilton again expects stiff challenge from Sebastian Vettel in China

Only 19 times in F1's almost 70-year history has a driver won the opening two Grands Prix of a championship season (and, with the Indianapolis 500's championship status from 1950-60, only 17 times the opening two races of a season). "I think stability of the format is important, and rather than racing on Saturday we should find out why we couldn't drive today, why couldn't the helicopter land, and if that's the case, which hospital could we take in case of an emergency", Wolff told ...

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Journeyman Hoffman tames windy Augusta as Johnson pulls out

The Coastal Carolina University alumnus withdrew from the Masters on Thursday citing a back injury he suffered while slipping on stairs at his Augusta rental home Wednesday afternoon. "I watched the leaderboard all day, I look up there to see what others are doing and where they are making their birdies". "It would have been great if it'd happened after this week because I have three weeks off".

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Alvaro Morata Not Concerned About Real Madrid Potentially Signing Kylian Mbappe

He scored 25 goals in his first season and increased that to 30 last time . Real Madrid's James Rodriguez celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Leganes during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Leganes and Real Madrid at the Butarque stadium in Madrid , Wednesday, April 5, 2017.

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Jose Mourinho confirms Wayne Rooney & Ashley Young will miss Sunderland clash

The reported £100,000-a-week wages have shocked some onlookers, but Mourinho believes it is an important deal to wrap up. "I still think in spite of the bad result - a draw is a bad result - we are strong at home, ' said Mourinho ". "What makes me think we're strong is the way opponents play against us because that's a big change", he said . "Young is injured and there is no more news, because with Mata, Smalling and Jones you already know we are speaking about old injuries." he said ...

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Injured Dustin Johnson withdraws, Charley Hoffman leads Masters

McGirt carded four birdies and one bogey, making the turn at 1 under before taking the lead with a pair of birdies on the final nine holes on Nos. In a field of golfing thoroughbreds, self-described plough horse William McGirt plodded his way up to second place at the U.S.

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Sergio and Rahm survive Masters wind as Hoffman leads Day 1

His withdrawal offered hope to the rest, considering Johnson had won the last three tournaments he'd played in. Hoffman, who fired a seven-under par 65 in Thursday's opening round, birdied the par-5 second but stumbled with three consecutive bogeys starting at the par-3 sixth, then opened the back nine with another to slide to four-under alongside Garcia.

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Denver D Will Butcher wins Hobey Baker Award

Once his college career comes to a close, Butcher won't have far to travel for his next stop - he is a draft pick of the Colorado Avalanche (fifth round, 2013). Butcher is the second player from Denver to take home the Hobey, joining Matt Carle in 2006. He was also named to the All-Tournament Team at the Midwest Regional, a top 10 finalist for the Senior CLASS Award and is a First Team All-American (west).

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Hoffman says aggression key to Masters success

Johnson warmed up on the practice range, but said he couldn't complete a backswing without discomfort and decided not to start. "And, now 3 over, I feel like I need to snag something [Friday]". Pieters reached 5 under until a pair of double bogeys on the back nine, including the par-3 12th, that sent him to a 72. Jordan Spieth , the 2015 Masters champion and a friend of Johnson, watched as Johnson's name was removed from the manually operated Augusta National scoreboards and guessed he had ...

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Kane back to boost Tottenham's Premier League title bid

He's an important player for us and for him to be available for us is great". He is our main striker. He is always pushing you to train, to play, to score goals. Spurs were made to sweat at the Liberty Stadium, but three goals after the 88th minute allowed them to claim a sixth straight win across all competitions.

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Adam Scott: A. Scott shines in R2 of the 81st Masters

While Leishman was on the radar for many the play of Jason Day was an unknown given his hard off course circumstances in recent weeks. My game is probably the best it has ever been coming into the Masters. "I have played well in the first round here a fair bit (he opened with 66 in 2013)". But there were precious few other gilt-edged chances throughout a remarkably consistent round that only was stained by a three-putt from long range on the 10th and his issues from the right side of the ...

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Pochettino: Tottenham Can Win Their Remaining EPL Matches

Swansea took the lead after just 11 minutes when Jordan Ayew muscled his way into the penalty area and pulled the ball back to Routledge, who squeezed his finish past ex-Swans keeper Michel Vorm - a late inclusion between the sticks after Hugo Lloris fell ill.

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Hoffman's huge opening-round Masters lead gone

If he can't turn things around, he'll be the first reigning champion to miss the cut since Mike Weir in 2004. With players hitting directly into the stiff wind and the pin right over the front left bunker on the 445-yard par-4, Floyd correctly observed that it would be "a nightmare trying to get it up there close".


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