Most of Alonso's fellow drivers said they wouldn't trade racing at Monaco for the chance to compete in the Indy 500. "The first is to win another six F1 titles, one more than Michael (Schumacher), and I don't think that's going to happen", Alonso said, laughing.
Former Chelsea chairman Ken Bates and owner Roman Abramovich were in attendance and neither would have been happy with the result. But I always said that the league only finishes when it is mathematically sure you have won. "There are nine games to play and we have to think step by step". Chelsea take on Manchester City this week, during the midweek fixtures, and know that if they slip up, the gap will be cut even further, and teams really will start to believe they're in a title race.
According to ESPN , referee Jesus Gil Manzano has included Neymar's petty reaction to the fourth official in his post-game report. The Brazilian forward was booked for time wasting by tying his laces after 27 minutes and was then shown a second yellow card for a poor tackle.
He made quick-thinking, simple plays to get teammates the puck and was unlucky not to add a second goal through his frequent net-front presence. "Their team did a good job of clearing out the second opportunities and we have to do a better job getting here".
Mumbai went into the innings break having the upper hand after limiting RCB to 142 for five despite Virat Kohli striking a classy 62 off 47 balls in his first competitive outing in almost a month. Chasing a 143-run target, Mumbai looked down and out with Badree's hat-trick that reducing the visitors to seven for four in the third over. Nitish Rana has been the most successful batsmen for Mumbai as he returned with scores such as 34, 50, 45 in the last three matches.
The Uruguayan arrived in Manchester from Independiente amid much hype and expectation, but ultimately failed to deliver during his time at Old Trafford, scoring just 17 goals in almost 100 games before leaving for Villarreal. "For him to get 90 minutes today was good after being out for such a long time". "When you play against a team that is sad, if you score before [them], the game is nearly over because it is hard to react".
Yet Jackson has his sights set on Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony. "We've not been able to win with [Anthony] on the court at this time", Jackson said following exit interviews with players. The Knicks picked up Jackson's two-year option Thursday morning. Tensions mounted between Jackson and Anthony in January, when a columnist known to be a confidant of Jackson wrote that the player had outlived his usefulness in NY.
Conte's fiery touchline antics drew the ire of Jose Mourinho in October's thrashing at Stamford Bridge, the Portuguese caught on camera saying his counterpart's celebrations were "a humiliation". Mourinho, the most successful manager in the Blues' history, was again the centre of attention in last month's FA Cup tie, where he reacted to a barrage of abuse by showing the home support three fingers - representing the number of leagues titles he led them to.
Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish believes Britain's exit from the European Union represents a "fantastic opportunity" for English football to address what he considers an imbalance within club academies, and to the benefit of the England team.
But in the final kilometre, Italy recovered and powered away, winning by over a second and a half to claim bronze with Australia defeating New Zealand in the gold medal final. "We did the best we could do, so onwards and upwards from here". Team pursuit Olympic gold medallist Elinor Barker came into the quartet of Emily Nelson, Manon Lloyd and Ellie Dickinson.
The Russian foreign minister also wants to know the real goals of the USA in Syria, calling the Trump administration's positions so far "ambiguous" and "contradictory", according to CNBC . Lavrov said Russia, Iran and Syria have demanded a "thorough, objective and unbiased investigation" under the auspices of the OPCW, insisting it must use "independent experts", including from Moscow .
There's some irony in that the Habs may have actually done better if this game was in NY. This match-up won't be easy and the Rangers will need to bring their A-game, but NY has some secret weapons that can give them the edge in the match-up.
Hernandez's defense brought in their own expert to testify about the gunshot wounds to Furtado and de Abreu. Salvador took the stand after prosecutors rested having called 61 witnesses and submitting 370 exhibits that the jury will be able to review when it begins deliberations.
The British player, drafted into the singles line-up after the injury-enforced withdrawal of world number one Andy Murray, was made to pay for letting slip a 5/2 lead in the second-set tiebreak. But, after seeing five break points in the set go begging, a missed Inglot volley on the sixth brought the French team back on terms. In the contention for the spot in the elite division Vladimir Voltchkov's team may face one of the 2017 World Group first-round runners-up: Argentina, Germany, the Czech ...
The defenders did the serious work but the people who had to kill the game didn't. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has ruled Juan Mata out for the rest of the season due to injury. With United still fighting for a top four finish along with the Europa League, Mourinho will need his entire squad at their best between now and the end of the season to ensure there is a successful end to the campaign.
The Patriots have until April 21 to sign Gillislee to an offer sheet. While the Patriots could risk losing yet another draft pick in this year's NFL Draft, picking up a player like Gillislee would fill a need at the running back position.
That's why Jim Schwartz once said he couldn't sleep the night before his Tennessee Titans faced the winless Lions on Thanksgiving: Even though his team outclassed Detroit at 21 of 22 positions, he had no idea how he was going to stop Calvin Johnson.
The Milwaukee Bucks have split their last six road games. The Raptors are making their fourth successive post-season appearance, losing to Brooklyn in seven , swept by Washington and then came last spring's breakthrough playoff run that saw the Raptors meet the Cavs, the eventual National Basketball Association champs, in a six-game Eastern final.
We know how people feel. "But I think that will get a lot better as guys settle into their roles". Coming out to the mound for the Red Sox on Monday will be Chris Sale . "So I wanted to make sure he was OK and still felt strong". He did not register a strikeout in the first three innings, but fanned a batter in each of the next four frames to close out his day.
Jackson will hire an agent, forgoing his final year of eligibility. DraftExpress projects the Tomball, Texas, native as the No. 13 pick in this summer's draft . He scored 1,626 career points, and scored the second-most NCAA Tournament points of any Carolina player, ever. He helped limit Kentucky's Malik Monk , Oregon's Dillon Brooks and Gonzaga's Nigel Williams-Goss to a combined 11 of 38 shooting from the floor.
He earned the second yellow for a late challenge on Real Madrid's Roberto Rosales . Neymar was sent off for picking up two yellow cards as Barca were beaten at Malaga on Saturday, becoming their first player to be dismissed in La Liga since October 2015.
North Carolina did, however, win the battle of the big men in the first half, as both Karnowski and Collins picked up two fouls in the first 20 minutes. Gonzaga claimed a 35-32 halftime advantage but North Carolina started the second stanza with an 8-0 run as the teams traded the lead all the way until the Tar Heels pulled away at the death.
Needless to say, people in Miami are not happy either. There are certainly others like LeBron James, Russell Westbrook and James Harden who rank at the top of the league. Tobias Harris' 22 points led the Pistons, who are moving to the new downtown Little Caesars Arena next season. George Hill paced the Jazz with 20 points, going 5-for-7 from 3-point range, after being upgraded from questionable with a right groin strain.
Australia made the semi-finals in 2006 and 2015 and won our last title in 2003. Kyrgios is due to face Sock in Sunday's opening reverse singles rubber, although Hewitt is anticipating another curve ball from the United States after the world number 15 was a late replacement for Sam Querrey in the doubles.
We had it very clearly spelled out to us what it would be like. Credit must also go to boss Craig Shakespeare who showed fantastic tactical nous at half-time in bringing on Andy King and shore up the midfield. I've always said 'Why not?' European nights are something special, especially the home nights. The Ghana global, who came through the youth ranks as a striker at City, grew frustrated at his lack of first team opportunities at City and was sold to Palace for £12.5million during the ...
Zlatan Ibrahimovic is the team's top-scorer with 28 goals in all competitions, with Mkhitaryan and Juan Mata the only others in double figures. And he was stung when Chelsea fans who used to worship him turned on him and called him a "Judas" during United's FA Cup quarter-final defeat in west London last month.
After falling behind by nine at the end of the first half, SC wouldn't go away quietly. No. 1 seeded Gonzaga is now just one game away from its first ever National Title. "We had this thing where don't let go of the rope, no matter what happens, no matter the outcome of anything, don't let go of that rope". My drive, they forced me to pass it out on my drives.
According to Celtics broadcaster Sean Grande , this marks the second time (2008, 2017) since 1988 the Celtics have secured the top spot in the East . And the victor of that series will get to play the Warriors in the next round. "They're the eighth seed, but they're better than what seed they are", Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas said after Wednesday's win.
Rookie Domantas Sabonis had 19 points and nine rebounds in what might have been his best performance of the season since his 20 point game in December against Boston. But Oladipo responded with his 21-footer, and Westbrook was the first one off the bench to greet him as the Thunder celebrated a confidence-building win.
He helped develop the Rooney Rule under which National Football League teams are required to interview minority candidates for coaching and front-office positions. "Like my father (Al Davis), Mr. Rooney was a champion of diversity in our sport and his legacy in this league will live on forever". The Steelers are one of the premier franchises.
An exit from the Dortmund stadium was briefly closed as police examined suspicious packages, but quickly re-opened. Supporters were banned from bringing backpacks to the match and some were frisked with security officials even checking under their hats.
Yes, but that is where the "valuable" in "Most Valuable Player" comes into play. For those who will be voting, they will have a lot of freedom to choose a candidate. But LeBron is not likely to win the MVP award. Harden, who also had four steals and a block, found Clint Capela on an alley-oop dunk after that, before hitting another 3-pointer to make it 118-99 and spur Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau to call a timeout.
Verstappen, son of former racer Jos, has taken Formula One by storm since he made his debut two years ago as a 17-year-old. World Health Organization is most likely to win the 2017 Formula One Drivers' Championship, according to the odds? Hamilton believes a calm head was key to victory, especially at the end when the intensity levels were still high.
The NFL's vice president of officiating is resigning to take a job in television, according to several reports . "He's been a trusted colleague and a friend to so many of us around the league". Over the last few seasons, the NFL has made sweeping changes to its officiating department, including clarifications to the catch rule, the implementation of a two-strike rule for personal fouls and this year, an adaptation of the NCAA football targeting rule which ejects a player for one flagrant hit.
The diminutive American is looking to equal middleweight legend Anderson Silva's record of ten consecutive title defences, set between 2007-2012. UFC ON FOX MAIN CARDDemetrious Johnson vs. ET. "Make him earn it (in a fight with me)". On Saturday, April 15, FOX will be hosting another exciting UFC Fight Night. On not turning down fights: "I've never turned any fight down for coming into my weight class and challenging for my belt.