Always Dreaming splashed through the mud for a 2-3/4-length victory at Churchill downs on Saturday (Sunday AEST), giving Todd Pletcher and rider John Velazquez their second victories in the race but first together. The dynamic duo came in first at the Churchill Downs racetrack. Together, they harnessed their collective talents to win the Kentucky Derby . Pletcher admitted to a few anxious moments during the race.
The Portugal forward again proved the man for the big occasion yesterday morning as holders Real moved within touching distance of another Champions League final appearance. We are very motivated and want to go the final. "I have watched Atletico boss Diego Simeone a lot this season and he looks like someone who is coming to an end at the club, that he can not take the team any further".
Louis Blues put the Nashville Predators in the Western Conference final for the first time in their 18-year franchise history. "You still don't trust me?" "Bad", Kuznetsov said of his angle on the shot. So when Getzlaf found the puck and a sliver of space on the boards in the second overtime of a crucial playoff game Friday night, Perry's feet moved before his thoughts.
Sano and Boyd both were ejected . Jimenez made five relief appearances for Toledo this season before his call-up and did not allow a run in five innings of work. The Minnesota Twins will look to bounce back following their game 2 loss on Saturday, which gave the Twins their 5th loss in their last 6 games, falling under.500 for the first time this season.
Manchester City rising-star Kelechi Iheanacho must leave the north west giants this summer if he is to further his career after being mistreated by Pep Guardiola, according to his agent. "What he does to keep the ball means there is nearly no chance to get the ball from him". So too young frontmen Raheem Sterling, Leroy Sane and Gabriel Jesus , who punished the Palace defence with their pace and trickery.
Arsenal were the better side and fully deserved the three points. "So, we have to be human with the players, we have to be sensible and common sense in relation to our situation in the Premier League, and I think the last match against Swansea was last our last chance to fight for top four, so I am going to rest players, sure".
As Jamie McMurray charged up the middle to take second place from Busch, Stenhouse held the top spot through the final two corners and the tri-oval to beat McMurray to the checkered flag by.095 seconds. The nose of Allmendinger's auto launched Elliott's into the air, and his vehicle landed on the hood of Joey Logano's Ford. Elliott rode along the wall pinned to Logano while Almendinger shot out of the mess and began tumbling down the track .
Not getting out of here. But you just have people, and everybody is not the same. The pitch from Sale was low, around Machado's knees, certainly a factor in MLB's decision. "Go look at my home runs", Machado said, per ESPN . That prompted an epic and totally not-suitable-for-work postgame rant from Machado, who dropped 12 F-bombs in about 90 seconds.
James got loose for 35 points but Tucker made him scratch and claw for each of them in a performance that will stand the free agent in good stead, not only with the Raptors but with any team looking for a veteran, tough wing. Don't expect them to take their foot off the gas today and cruise to another big win. The Cavaliers will play the victor of Boston vs Washington series.
Tottenham could have cut leaders' Chelsea's advantage to one point with a victory but instead the gap will stretch to a seemingly unbridgeable seven with three games left if Chelsea beat struggling Middlesbrough at home on Tuesday (NZT).
Westbrook: "That's fine. Say, 'Russell, you ain't played well at all.' Say, 'Russell, the team hasn't played well.' Don't say, 'When Russell goes out, the team doesn't play well.' We're in this together". Taj Gibson added 20 points and Andre Roberson and Victor Oladipo each scored 12 for the Thunder, who shot 55 percent from the field. Houston took their first lead of the game on a three-pointer by Harden less than two minutes into the second half.
CINCINNATI (AP) - Scott Feldman pitched a four-hitter, Scott Schebler and Zack Cozart homered off Johnny Cueto and the Cincinnati Reds beat the San Francisco Giants 4-0 Sunday for their season-high fifth straight win. Scooter Gennett then drove home Votto with a single to right. NOTES: CF Billy Hamilton became the first Reds player to triple in three consecutive games since Deion Sanders in 1997.
Now he will test Alvarez in a non-title fight. Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) takes on Julio Cesar Chaves Jr. " Golovkin , you are next my friend". That appears to be in the past, as the fight the boxing world has clamored for is just over the horizon. The promoter, Oscar De La Hoya of Golden Boy Promotions, he too, a legendary champion said this fight would not catch on this fast when it was signed.
Mourinho has been critical of Jones and Smalling's unwillingness to play through the pain barrier and doesn't expect them to rush back meaning right-back Mateo Darmian, midfielder Michael Carrick or 19-year-old Axel Tuanzebe could deputise at the heart of the defence.
The team has a clear identity, they believe in it - possession, attacking quickly - and the only way to beat United is to be faithful to who we are. By being faithful to who we are. United never tasted trophy success in the UEFA Cup, which evolved to become the Europa League from the 2009-10 season, and Mourinho is determined to end that wait.
In case you missed the live fight due to any reason then you can come here Canelo Alvarez vs Chavez Jr highlights and full fight replay video. Canelo, who met with Gennady Golovkin post fight to announce a September showdown, now improves to 49 wins, 1 defeat, 1 draw, 34 knockouts, while Chavez Jr suffers a major stall in momentum as he reduces to 50 wins, 3 defeats, 1 draw, 32 knockouts.
Despite a rugged first-half display yesterday, the Gunners fell behind thanks to Sergio Aguero's second-half strike but responded through Nacho Monreal's equaliser before Alexis Sanchez booked their place in next month's final in extra-time.
Alex Ovechkin scored one of three third-period goals in Game 5 as Washington erased a one-goal deficit to pull off a comeback win at Verizon Center. Crosby has a history of concussions and missed the first six games this season. But the Penguins have capitalized on just the right moments and that's why the Capitals still trail, 3-2.
Mauricio Pochettino fears Tottenham Hotspur have blown their chance of winning the Premier League because they lack the ruthless streak required to succeed under intense pressure. THE nominees have been confirmed for April's EA Sports Premier League Player of the Month award. "I think you all know that now it is more hard to try to catch Chelsea.
Game 4 is Sunday evening in Washington. "Kelly Oubre!" as officials conferred about the fouls. The NBA announced Saturday that the Wizards forward would be suspended for Sunday's Game 4. "They have to handle that situation". Tensions boiled over during four regular-season meetings between the teams. That game featured two other ejections and eight technical fouls.
Mohamed Bamba, the top uncommitted prospect still available, is choosing among Kentucky, Texas, Duke and MI. " See you soon, Big Blue Nation". "It was a couple of different things with Kentucky", said Knox, who spoke exclusively with USA Today about his decision.
Utah endured slow first-quarter starts in Game 1 and Game 2 . Hayward scored a team-high 29 points, but ultimately proved unable to go shot-for-shot with Durant. They were getting it done on defense, holding the Dubs to 41% shooting through the first three quarters. The hosts stretched their lead to as many as nine in the third quarter before Warriors reasserted themselves.
Teammate Verstappen drove well but the Red Bull was no match for the Mercedes and Ferraris and the young Dutch star finished fifth, more than a minute behind Bottas, who received his trophy from Russian President Vladimir Putin. Ahead of him, both the Force India drivers picked up points, with Max Verstappen, Nico Hülkenberg and Felipe Massa also inside the top ten. "I am out of the race now".
Saturday's bout is being considered one of the biggest involving Mexican fighters, and it comes on the Cinco de Mayo holiday weekend and amid political tensions. And the response has been fantastic, not only with the sold-out arena but with having to open up six more properties with the closed-circuit TV in Las Vegas , the huge buzz around the fight.
Hernandez's attorney, Jose Baez , has vehemently denied that any of the letters were intended for Kennedy. He said Kennedy was put on suicide watch immediately after Hernandez's death then taken off, but he was put back on after Army had revealed that he was back in the general population.
If Mourinho does make wholesale changes, long-term nemesis Arsene Wenger will have no excuse as he chases a first Premier League win over the former Chelsea boss. Manchester City have lost two of their last three home Premier League games in the early Saturday kick-off and Sergio Aguero who has scored in seven of his last eight appearances in all competitions for Manchester City will be expected to make a difference.
The result leaves United in fifth spot, four points behind local rivals Manchester City , with just three games to play. Man United sit just outside the Premier League top four and the clash against Arsenal still represents a chance of getting back into the Champions League, which is why Mourinho will still have some importance on the clash.
Arsene Wenger insists that the criticism directed at him is excessive as Arsenal have won two FA Cup titles in the last three years and are in the FA Cup final again this year. Meanwhile, Arsenal's big-hitters, like Ozil and Alexis Sanchez, shrank and were practically invisible for much of the afternoon. "His basic quality is retention and the creation of goal chances".
Like, stop booing me like that. Utah was 29-12 at home during the regular season but lost two of its three home games in the first-round playoff series against the Los Angeles Clippers. As a team, the Jazz shot just 39 percent from the field and seven of 22 from the three-point line as they dominated the second quarter by 33-22 to take a one-point lead going into halftime, but they managed just 41 points in the second half.
The inaugural six-hole match-play competition featuring 16 two-man teams and a greensomes format was well received by the field on the first of two days at the Hertfordshire venue. It's like everything - we need a bit of traction. "I know we're having a good time out there, but you still want to represent your country well". The players had emerged through a cloud of smoke as they were introduced on the first tee and Sullivan went so far as to engage in an enthusiastic chest-bump with the ...
Cups, and five appearances in the Champions League final - these stats are the combined total of the two biggest English Premier League teams in Arsenal F.C. Arsenal will climb above United with a win at Southampton on Wednesday. Manchester United were given a much-needed boost in defence ahead of their Europa League semi-final first leg at Celta Vigo as coach Jose Mourinho said on Wednesday that Phil Jones, Chris Smalling and Eric Bailly had all been passed fit.
Golden State has not been that impressive their last five trips into Salt Lake City . Their lethal shooting and excellent passing make them almost impossible to stop once they start leaking out. There wasn't much the Jazz could do to contend Durant's flurry of turnaround fadeaways, drives to the basket, and a pair of 3s. Draymond Green was the early victim, picking up two quick fouls within the first four minutes of the game - one of which was so questionable that it was rescinded by the ...
Many, many things. I think if you want to improve, you need to think you are a better player than you were". He works on the details and he's helped me a lot so it's very good to work with him. "It is important for every single player and person to work for Chelsea , to focus on the present, it is important for us, more important than the future".
United could face competition for the Danish worldwide from local rivals Manchester City, with Claudio Bravo failing to justify his hefty price tag following his move from Barcelona. His recent move to sign up with agent Luca Bascherini is believed to have improved his hopes of a dream move to United, with the Italian deal maker well connected among the Old Trafford hierarchy, with movement over finding a replacement for De Gea picking up in recent days.
Currently, Macron is way up in the polls, with the latest one showing him holding a 26-point lead over Marine Le Pen , his far-right opponent. The most closely watched and unpredictable French presidential campaign in recent memory ended with a hacking attack and document leak targeting Macron on Friday night.