Taskmaster Italian boss Conte hailed Chelsea for absorbing the pressure of Spurs' 4-0 lunchtime win over Watford by offering the flawless response at Dean Court. It was a sign that Bournemouth were in no mood to surrender to the league leaders and they pulled a goal back three minutes before the interval. "This is a good answer", Chelsea manager Conte told BBC Sport.
I know the guys are excited. Before that he had to beat the odds. Because he was forced to go to a backup vehicle for the O'Reilly Auto Parts 500 on Sunday, Bayne will give up the No. I'm so proud of the fight in this race team. STAGE ONE: Blaney claimed his first stage win of the season in running off in the first 85 laps. Blaney held off Martin Truex Jr .
Russell Westbrook set a new National Basketball Association record on Sunday with 42 triple-doubles in a single season, surpassing Oscar Robertson , and he sealed the achievement with an incredible game-winning 3-pointer. Jokic missed a runner on the Nuggets' last possession, and Westbrook collected the rebound with 2.9 seconds left to set up Oklahoma City's final chance.
Atletico are the only team to have faced Zidane's Madrid away from home and kept a clean sheet, while Diego Simeone's side had won on their last three visits in the league, but they were second-best for the majority of a sun-baked encounter.
Lukaku, 23, is the Premier League's top goalscorer after taking his tally to 23 with two strikes in Everton's 4-2 win over Leicester yesterday. However, their main focus appears to be on securing a top four finish in the league - they are now in fifth and have eight games left to play.
Granada face Celta Vigo at the weekend, then games with Sevilla, Malaga, Real Socieded before hosting the might of Real Madrid. In an official statement , Granada wrote: " The club has placed its confidence in Tony Adams , Vice President of DDMC [the company owned by Granada chairman Jiang Lizhang], as the Head Coach of Granada CF until the end of the season ".
Asked how the impasse will be resolved, the Everton manager said: "We offer him a new contract and then two possibilities: one is he signs the contract; if he doesn't sign..." 'One, he signs that contract, if he doesn't sign that contract then we need to sell the player.
He held the Universal Championship title for 28 days before dropping the belt to Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania 33 on Sunday. To be blunt, it looks colorful and unbelievable. Other WWE superstars too took to the social media to thank The Undertaker for his 25-year service to the industry. Personally, I thought it was absolutely the wrong call for The Undertaker to go out like that and against Reigns.
It was a much needed win for Liverpool who dropped two valuable points at home to Bournemouth earlier in the week. Simon Mignolet's form is also looking encouraging, as his form has been more consistent in the past few months, and he is coming off arguably his best game of the season.
The U.S. won its fourth straight world championship title and eighth in the last 10 tries against their rivals, who will get their shot at revenge as defending Olympic champions next year in South Korea. When Mike Babcock gathers his players on Tuesday to begin preparing in earnest for the Washington Capitals, the Maple Leafs head coach will cut through the rhetoric and give a simple message.
Dustin Johnson only started believing he could become the top-ranked player in the world when injury curtailed Tiger Woods' time at the top of the sport. 1. Day learned Monday that she would not need chemotherapy and that the woman who bolstered his golf dreams can watch him this weekend at the Masters for the first time, a ideal scenario to win the green jacket he has long sought.
Perhaps with an assist from the memory of Villanova's Kris Jenkins , viewership for the NCAA national championship game between Gonzaga and North Carolina was up 30 percent from previous year. "I don't think I should be mentioned in the same sentence with him". "I don't know if we're going to get invited". He missed his next shot and had the following one blocked by Meeks with:17 to play.
But the accomplishment didn't seem to bring him much peace as he quickly moved to cageside to berate potential title challenger Jimi Manuwa before moving on to longtime rival Jon Jones. He would love the chance to redeem his only career loss against Jones, but has clearly altered his previous position that a rematch is absolutely necessary in order to complete his career.
Garcia seemed so certain that fate had it in for him that like Pigpen from the cartoon strip "Peanuts", he didn't dare look up. Spain's Sergio Garcia ended almost two decades of major disappointment when he beat England's Justin Rose in a playoff to win the US Masters on Sunday, donning the Green Jacket on what would have been the 60th birthday of his hero, the late Seve Ballesteros.
He started the back nine a combined 31-over par in 18 previous appearances and played it 1 under the one time it mattered most. The other one, of course, was another of his compatriots, Jose Maria Olazabal, who also recorded a brace of victories in the season's opening major.
It's good for Sergio Romero to play before Brussels. Manchester United's Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic gestures during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Manchester United at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, north-east England on April 9, 2017.
Sidney Crosby also called the situation "disappointing", saying he had hoped the league could work something out with the International Olympic Committee or NHLPA . "You can say whatever". "Obviously, the Olympics is the greatest sporting event in the world". With both the 2018 and the 2022 Winter Games in Asia and the National Hockey League making efforts to tap into that region's lucrative market, the logic behind the decision was lost on Swedish goaltender Henrik Lundqvist, who ...
Chelsea's 3-1 win over Bournemouth on Saturday helped them maintain a seven-point lead over second-placed Tottenham Hotspur but the latter's run of six consecutive wins has put the leaders under increasing pressure to pick up points. We know this game will be very tough but we are in good form and the players have the right confidence", Conte told British media. He must understand that he is a great player and to never forget this.
Valtteri Bottas concedes it was a "stupid mistake" of his own making that saw him spin behind the Safety Car in Shanghai, cost him vital positions and ultimately points. "I need to understand how I can prevent it in the future and just need to move on". It's the second race into the season, there are 18 more left. "Analyse it and forget it", added Wolff.
Sunday will be mostly cloudy with a high near 85 and that night will remain mostly cloudy with a low around 68. The rain and storms will continue Monday night , forecasters say, with an 80 percent chance of precipitation, a low around 64 degrees and winds of 5 to 10 miles per hour.
Rose's tee forced him to punch onto the fairway which presented a huge opportunity to Garcia, one that he took thanks to some solid play combined with Rose's mistake. "If there's anyone to lose to, it's Sergio". "He's had his fair share of heartbreak". "I am really happy for Sergio". The pair finished three shots ahead of 2011 victor Charl Schwartzel (68) in third-place, with Kuchar's ace helping him to a 67 as he ended up joint-fourth with Belgian Thomas Pieters (68).
The four leaders - Charley Hoffman, Sergio Garcia, Rickie Fowler and Thomas Peters - will tee off in about four hours on what looks like a great day for golf. "I'm a competitor, so I like to believe in myself". Little wonder then Day was playing not only for a higher position on the leader board but also for pride.
The Globe's most recent sports headlines delivered to your inbox every morning. Jeanmar Gomez gave up Scooter Gennett's two-out, two-run homer in the ninth before retiring Billy Hamilton on a routine fly for the save. All in all, the Red Sox were glad to be back. "We've talked about (Benintendi's approach) pretty much from the time he came to the Big Leagues". Andrew Benintendi has a name nearly as tricky as one of his most noteworthy predecessors as a Boston Red Sox left-fielder.
The attacks killed no fewer than 44 people and injured more than 100 others. Cairo-based Al-Azhar, the highest Islamic learning institution in Egypt and the Sunni Muslim world, rejected the church blasts as "a disgusting crime against all Egyptians".
However, he insisted that Swansea are still battling, with a long way to go in the relegation battle. "And then hopefully we are going to be under pressure to try to climb up the table". It was a scrappy, poor game of football. I speak particularly about us, that was really the case in the first half. "It improved second half on that side of things, but the quality, our shape, we lost some identity in the second half in the way that we normally play".
Tottenham moved four points behind Chelsea after winning Saturday's early fixture against Watford , only to see the league leaders beat Bournemouth later in the day and stretch their lead back out to seven points. "We're all enjoying what we're doing and that's important", he added. Spurs played out the remainder of the match easily, even giving Harry Kane some minutes from the bench following his early return from an ankle injury.
Ballesteros, who died in 2011, would have turned 60 on Sunday. So this is the first one of four. But on the back side, Garcia looked to suffer another heartbreaking major collapse with bogeys at the 10th and 11th before hooking his tee shot into the hazard at the par-5 13th.
He would never, ever win a major championship. No one ever played more majors as a pro (70) before winning one for the first time. Spieth, who finished second, first and second in his first three Masters, was not unhappy with the way he played despite dropping seven shots over the opening 14 holes.
Hernandez hit a broken-bat RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 4-3 victory over the Washington Nationals on Sunday. "You can only control what you can control". Philadelphia Phillies manager Pete Mackanin emerged from the dugout at Citizens Bank Park be... Despite the shock of the Nationals tying the game, the Phillies said the mood in the dugout was upbeat before the bottom of the ninth.
The Swedish forward has now scored 250 goals in 308 appearances since he turned 30-years-old in 2011. "It was a good win and we have to keep focus and keep working and keep believing we can reach the top four", he told Sky Sports . But with two European Golden Shoes, two Spanish Golden Boots and a World Cup Golden Ball in his locker Forlan more than proved his class after leaving Old Trafford.
There were four goals in the opening 23 minutes, with teenager Tom Davies giving Everton the lead after just 30 seconds. Another aerial effort, this time from Phil Jagielka, had Ronald Koeman's men in front at half time, before Lukaku's 23rd top-flight goal of the season sealed victory after the break.
The NWS said the storms will likely bring at least 2 inches of rain , which could cause flooding in the region. "Knock on wood, so far we've been lucky". Alabama's governor declared a state of emergency because of the threat. Officials at the Dougherty County School System announced shortly after the meeting that Wednesday classes would be cancelled because of the predicted inclement weather.
It is the president's 10th consecutive weekend traveling to a Trump-branded property, according to an NBC News reporter who has been tracking Trump's golf outings. I don't think I'd ever see Doral again - I own Doral, in Miami. I just wanna stay in the White House and work my ass off, make great deals, right? Who's gonna leave? I mean, who's gonna leave?' The missile strike against Syria didn't do its job as Trump is still wildly unpopular.
During the conversation, Trump briefed Abe on his just-concluded meeting with Xi. Asked if Friday's strikes against Syria were a message to North Korea, Tillerson told ABC's This Week: "The message that any nation can take is, 'If you violate worldwide norms, if you violate global agreements, if you fail to live up to commitments, if you become a threat to others, at some point a response is likely to be undertaken'".
Liverpool, who drew at home to Bournemouth, are six points ahead but have played two games more. 'It is not like we realise now that we need points, we know that. "In the first half he was good, but the recovery time was basically long for him so that's why we chose to change him, to save him for Saturday". Wenger called for Ozil to receive credit for his performance.