Peter Scudamore , whose father Michael won the 1959 Grand National on Oxo, never won the big race to go alongside eight jockey championships but was working with Nigel Twiston-Davies at the time of his two successes with Earth Summit and Bindaree.
Barcelona served a warning of what was to come in the fourth minute when Andres Iniesta and Luis Suarez combined on the edge of the area before Messi's first-time effort hit the underside of the crossbar and bounced to safety. Three minutes later, it was Messi's turn to score as Barcelona launched a sizzling counter-attack after Sevilla Angel Correa had cheaply given the ball away in his own half.
Vince Carter had three 3-pointers during the stretch and Conley had two. The Grizzlies close the regular season with home games against Detroit and Dallas before beginning the playoffs against San Antonio. Hawks 114, Cavaliers 100: Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 15 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter as Atlanta, despite resting center Dwight Howard and missing three other key starters, stunned Cleveland.
Spanish stalwart Garcia has four runner-ups among 22 top-10s in his major championship career, without winning a big one. Sergio is going to have a great opportunity. So far in this 81st Masters, the breaks have been nearly exclusively good for Garcia , who fired a third-round, 2-under 70 - nearly five shots better than his third-round average in 13 previous Saturdays at Augusta - to maintain his share of the lead.
Starting the race on intermediate tyres in damp conditions, Verstappen showed supreme confidence through the spray to take nine positions on the opening lap, and rose up to second following a safety vehicle period and a switch to slick tyres.
Whatever trickery may or may not have happened, Saturday's main event is on, so the UFC will avoid a repeat of its most recent event, when the main event between Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov had to be called off because the latter fell ill while trying to make weight.
While retailers - suffering from the shift to online shopping - slashed 30,000 jobs, the unemployment rate as a whole fell because almost a half-million more Americans reported finding jobs, the Labor Department said. Government data show that is the lowest level since April, 2007. In March, employment continued to trend up in health care (+14,000), with job gains in hospitals (+9,000) and outpatient care centers (+6,000).
Ibrahimovic stepped forward for the penalty kick and did justice to it, thus stretching Man United's unbeaten league run to 20 matches. The result leaves United still fifth but four points behind neighbours Manchester City in fourth. It was a hard game, we controlled it well at 1-0 up, we had chances on the counter in the second half but not always was the last ball a good one. "I think we deserved a little bit more", said Ibrahimovic.
The Silver Arrows star's lap time of 1m 31.678s was 3.72s quicker than the 2016 pole position time and 0.56 seconds faster than the all-time circuit lap record set by Michael Schumacher in 2004. Ricciardo set a time of 1:33.033 in Q3, finishing just under half a second faster than Felipe Massa in 6th, but almost a whole second behind 4th place Kimi Raikkonen.
Pirlo, 37, is still at New York City FC but was welcomed to the Chelsea training ground at Cobham back in December during the MLS off-season. Pastorello did little to stifle the notion his compatriot might be tempted, despite Chelsea remaining confident Conte will sign an extension to his contract, which runs to 2019, before the end of the season.
The midfield duo came on as substitutes during the last 10 minutes of the 3-0 win, as goals from Mesut Ozil , Theo Walcott and Olivier Giroud scored to earn all three points. "The game [against Arsenal] will be different but we have the quality to play well and get the win". "We went out in such an emphatic way, it was hard to take for everybody", Wenger said.
Moore had one of the nicest rounds of the day, posting a bogey-free 69. "Being a part of a major, it's exciting already. I like where I'm at, which is all you can ask for". The weekend weather at Augusta isn't going to mirror that of the previous two days. Riding the crest of a wave, McIlroy almost nailed a hole-in-one on the short 16th but a tap-in birdie brought him back to level par.
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. He is regarded by many City supporters as the Club's finest-ever player, yet a feeling persists his quality hasn't been properly recognised by the English football authorities.
Now, after flirting with the lead during a Saturday 68, he is tied for fourth at four under par, two shots behind Sergio Garcia and Justin Rose. Reminder: This is Sergio Garcia who, five years ago, vented his frustration after the third round right here by outlining his self-doubt.
Scans this week revealed the Senegal global damaged the meniscus in his left knee when falling awkwardly during Merseyside derby win over Everton last Saturday. "I can imagine Stoke feels the exact opposite because they were really close to getting points today - all three or maybe one". "Lallana better but not in training".
The NHL announced it would not be participating in the 2018 Olympics in South Korea Monday afternoon, prompting fans and some players, to express disappointment and frustration on Twitter . "I'm pretty sure everything is going to be fine". Bach said all players, including those in the National Hockey League, were welcome should they decide to compete in South Korea.
Despite jumping into Blaklion at the second-last fence, the horse was spring-heeled at the final obstacle of the extended four-and-a-quarter-mile test. THE 2017 GRAND National was won by 14/1 shot One For Arthur at Aintree this afternoon. I had an idea he was going to be a wee bit one-paced early on and could find himself further back but I was just happy to let him travel in his comfort zone and creep away on him.
In the very next over, Patel ended Stokes' resistance with a simple return catch off his own ball but could not stop Daniel Christian (17) and Tiwary to throw their bats around in the last couple of overs as Pune milked 30 runs to take their score to 163.
At the first stoppage of play, the referee held the ball to allow for the team's public address announcer to trumpet the historic moment, as Westbrook acknowledged the crowd with a wave. Even better, Westbrook's memorable night came in a Thunder victory - after his past two triple-doubles came in defeats. A triple-double is the achievement of double-digit totals in three of the five key statistical categories - points, assists , rebounds , blocks and steals - and is regarded as a barometer ...
SAN ANTONIO - What a difference a year can make. San Antonio completed the regular season with a 31-10 home record after matching a league record with a 40-1 mark last season. "When we play with intensity, especially defensively, you get results". "It's not like you have to change, but you have to experience it". When the starters filed back in they put the clamps down on San Antonio and got out in transition, generating automatic midrange looks for Chris Paul or easy dunks for DeAndre ...
Crews couldn't immediately check nearby peach orchards but authorities said those were already severely damaged by a late March hard freeze. DeBlock says they're going old school Wednesday - back to the basics, so to speak. Storm shetlers opened up in Birmingham and central Alabama Wednesday as residents prepared to buckle down for the storms, CBS affiliate WIAT reports .
Justin Rose and Sergio Garcia at the top. Now, he'll have to make up some ground on Sunday to capture a green jacket and his first major title. Rose was an afterthought, five shots behind, when his tee shot to a left pin on the par-3 12th dropped in 5 feet from the hole for the first of five birdies on the back nine.
Rory McIlroy received plenty of criticism for golfing with U.S. President Donald Trump this year and on Tuesday the Northern Irishman said he would "think twice" before accepting a second invitation. "I've been working hard on it". Scott's short game has been career-best in 2017, and the 2013 Masters victor believes he's resolved his misfiring swing.
They are at 6-under 210 for 54 holes. Now, he's going for the green jacket. Justin Rose sounded more like a golf fan planning out his Sunday TV schedule than a co-leader at the Masters prepping for the final round. He had a two-shot lead with 11 holes to play in his debut in 2014 before Bubba Watson overtook him. He had it to as low as 7-under Saturday before faltering to a third-round 72, though, leaving him two shots out of the lead at 4-under.
Koeman described his pride at seeing a young Everton team compete at Old Trafford, although dropping two points leaves his side's faint Champions League hopes looking increasingly remote as they trail fourth-placed Manchester City by seven points having played two games more.
The 18-team format, introduced in 2016 after Argentina's Jaguares and the Sunwolves of Japan joined the competition and South Africa's Kings returned, was widely criticised and there were fears the quality of the product was being diluted.
He got a standing ovation when he left the game after throwing a one-two-three sixth inning. Dodgers: Roberts said lefty Alex Wood would get the starting nod Monday with lefty Rich Hill sidelined by a blister. The loss left the Dodgers 3-2 this season with both losses coming in games started by left-handers, continuing a disturbing trend from the 2016 season.
Can Russell Westbrook break Robertson's record by the end of the regular season? Oklahoma City needs to win this game to have any shot at winning the Northwest Division crown. Watch Oklahoma City Thunder vs Memphis Grizzlies Live Streaming online and TV with the guidelines provided below. "So take that Russell Westbrook ".
Arsenal have been handed a major boost as star-man Alexis Sanchez is prepared to stay with the Gunners for another year, The Daily Mirror reports. "That's to plan for the future of the club". We have to show that focus until the end of the season, we have a lot to fight for, that is what is at stake. It means third-choice keeper Emiliano Martinez will continue after keeping a clean sheet versus West Ham .
That won't make it any easier, as survival gives way to what could be a shootout among some of golf's biggest stars. Phil Mickelson was 3-under at one point but bogeyed 17 and 18 and fell to even par. His lead was gone when he sprayed another tee shot into the trees at No. 11. "And when we hit a couple of bad ones, we got the worst score we could".
The former Chicago Blackhawks player made the announcement on Saturday, five months after he was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, five days after he rejoined the team and roughly five hours after his current teammates surprised him at a charity walk for MS.
Dele Alli opened the scoring for the hosts in the 33rd minute, while goals from Eric Dier (39th minute) and Heung-Min Son (44th minute) left the Hornets reeling at the break. Referee Anthony Taylor gave Spurs the advantage as Abdoulaye Doucoure hauled down Mousa Dembele and the ball eventually broke for Alli, who curled home a ideal 25-yard effort.
Thursday, Charlie Hoffman threatened to make the 2017 Masters Tournament a laugher with an opening-round 65. But he's still tied for the lead. American Charley Hoffman seized a two-shot lead in Saturday's third round of the Masters as Spain's Sergio Garcia, fighting a history of third-round setbacks at Augusta National, stumbled again.
And not even coming from the bench, we have this kind of player that scores 10 or 15 goals and gives you 10 or 15 more points. "[Chicharito] is a guy that naturally the ball comes, rebound here, rebounds there, boom - goal". Mourinho spent much of the open press conference answering a question about United's home struggles after drawing their ninth league game at Old Trafford on Tuesday.
Does Jordan Spieth have a shot at winning his second Green Jacket? "I was frustrated (in 2012) but I probably didn't accept things as well as I should have, " he said. USA's Charley Hoffman now leads the field, shooting -7 in his opening round. The two-time major victor, a 2015 Masters champion who famously opened to door to Willett previous year by inexplicably throwing away a five-shot lead on the back nine, carded a brilliant four-under 68 - including redemption at the 15th, where he ...