He's got goals in him and he's unique. It was another demoralising European defeat for Atletico at the hands of Real, who had beaten Diego Simeone's side in two of the competition's last three finals. A pre-match banner caused some consternation at Atletico according to reports in Spain, as Real fans created a display which read "Tell me how it feels", with references to Milan and Lisbon.
The British star, who was thrashed 6-3 6-1 by the Croatian at the Dubai Championships in 2015, performed poorly in the first set and after recovering in the second he then surrendered his serve in the seventh game, giving Coric three break points.
He said: "After the disappointment of the other night, it has been an emotional time and understandably so, and I am no different". Boro made a double substitution in response, Grant Leadbitter and Viktor Fischer coming on, with Agnew's men getting a reprieve soon after as Long missed his spot-kick having been taken out himself by Guzan after being sent through on goal by Ryan Bertrand.
Andrade had moments where she would connect with a solid power shot, but she was never able to hurt Jedrzejczyk enough that she could capitalize. "I'm thankful to the God that there's only one strawweight champion in the world and that's me - Joanna Jedrzejczyk from Poland", said an emotional Jedrzejczyk.
Tottenham's pursuit of Premier League leaders Chelsea was dealt a big blow as Manuel Lanzini's fierce finish earned victory for London rivals West Ham . West Ham's Spanish keeper then frustrated the visitors from the corner for good measure when he kept out Eric Dier's header. Spurs' loss does not change Chelsea's m.o.
Sunderland's 10-year stay in the Premier League ended with defeat against Bournemouth at the Stadium of Light. Sunderland manager David Moyes said: "I hoped it (relegation) would never come around". Hull boosted their hopes of retaining their Premier League status after securing a valuable point against Southampton. On not having enough quality at his disposal: "There's no criticism of the players, of their effort or their commitment".
The offense will get better. Second in the league in scoring, Harden averaged fewer than 19 field goal attempts, scoring more than 1.5 points per shot. A Houston Rockets fan had a tough night, and not because his team lost. We do have some guys. I was trying to be more dominant down there. "We have a lot of improvement to do with the team that we have right now, and so take some time off and get ready (for) camp next season".
Any failure from Liverpool to secure maximum points would give Arsenal the opportunity to rise into the top-four in midweek, as the Gunners are due to play Sunderland before finishing their Premier League campaign at home to Everton. Arsenal can only keep doing what they're doing and, as cliché as it sounds, focus on the next game . "Confidence is at a good level, Arsenal are a good side who have got back on track and have a lot of motivation which will help us make sure we're at ...
A commercial promoting the fight depicts Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) and Chavez (50-2-1, 32 KOs) bursting through a border wall like the one proposed by President Donald Trump. On Saturday, still in the ring after beating Chavez Jr., Alvarez was asked who he wanted to fight next. Said Reyes: "He's a great fighter and there's a reason why he's (ranked fourth) in the world".
Washington countered with Beal draining a shot from three-point range and Wall tying the game at 87-all by hitting two free throws with 41 seconds left. "But John stepped up and made a big shot". "We're going to take a few days to figure out our adjustments, and then win Game 7". "It was kind of something that just happened", he said .
Iniesta, a four-time victor of the trophy, says his interest is minimal given that he will not be involved but accepts Juve and Madrid deserve their shot at glory. " Real Madrid returned to training in preparation for their match against Sevilla , which will be played this Sunday (8:00pm CEST) at the Santiago Bernabéu".
There's no sugarcoating it. Wednesday was a must-win for Washington , because 83% of teams in a 2-2 situation, who won Game 5 would go on to win the series . With under a minute remaining, Wall drove and spun past Kelly Olynyk for 2 of his 13 points in the quarter as the Wizards trimmed the deficit to three, 69-66 entering the fourth quarter.
DeRozan scored one point in the fourth quarter. Joseph replaced Lowry in the starting lineup, and after a strong offensive showing in Game 2 , Jonas Valanciunas was re-inserted into the starting lineup. The Cleveland Cavaliers have jolted the Toronto Raptors thus far in their Eastern Conference Semifinals game of the 2017 NBA Playoffs series. They opened the playoffs with a 7-0 record in 1949 and did it again in 1950.
He was conscious and alert throughout. Logano and Patrick were treated and released from the Infield Care Center. I just hope Aric's alright. "Something broke in the auto, I don't know what it was", said Logano. Almirola was running about 10 spots behind Logano and Patrick when the crash occurred. Logano's Ford then turned hard left and went straight into the left rear of Patrick's No.
Avery Bradley No.0 of the Boston Celtics dunks against the Washington Wizards during the first half of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals at TD Garden on Thursday in Boston , Massachusetts. But their three stars (John Wall , Bradley Beal and Marcin Gortat) played in two of those seven losses, which both just so happened to be a Game 6. He spoke about it after the game, saying he didn't need to force shots to keep the offense flowing because he sees the game differently at ...
AJ Allmendinger made contact with Chase Elliott, sending Elliott airborne and Allmendinger onto his roof. In all, 18 drivers were involved in the accident and the race was red-flagged. "I just didn't have enough momentum to get back to him, Unfortunately circumstances didn't quite go our way". Busch was third at the end of the stage.
Teams may be waiting until next year which will allow others to make a great pick as an investment. Though the players are late round picks, don't think that means they're any less important than the people drafted before them. Middle-of-the-road teams can seek to fill some of their more glaring needs, while teams near the top of the draft may just be searching for the best talent available.
In addition to the turnovers that have kept the Celtics from getting into an offensive rhythm and prevented them from setting up defensively in the halfcourt, the ability to score when Isaiah Thomas isn't dominating has been a major question mark.
The 2017 NHL Western Conference finals feature a rematch of a thrilling seven-game series from a year ago, with the Anaheim Ducks and Nashville Predators vying for a berth in the Stanley Cup Final . They had a few good chances, putting the Nashville PK on their heels at points but the Predators managed to kill it. Four minutes later a couple of bad plays by Vermette lead to the Predators getting a tying goal off a deflection in front.
With 76 live hours of coverage beginning Sunday, April 23, an extensive talent roster of analysts, reporters and college coaches, 20 draft war room cameras providing behind-the-scenes access, and powerful features on draft prospects NFL Network , NFL.com, NFL Mobile from Verizon and NFL Now descend upon the city of Philadelphia for the 2017 NFL Draft.
Alvarez disappointed boxing fans a year ago by surrendering his World Boxing Council middleweight belt to three-belt champion Golovkin rather than fight him. With the surprise announcement, Canelo's fight with Chavez may have been nothing more than an appetizer. Chavez Jr. could barely land a punch, while Alvarez could barely miss one.
The 22-year-old joined Marc Skinner's revolution in February, ahead of the FA WSL 1 Spring Series , after spending two years on the Continent. Birmingham City's key to success is their rock solid defence. "I know the club have been really going after this for the last four years since they've been a part of this league and it's very special to them", Lloyd said.
However you slice it, it's a huge chunk of change for one of the league's most valuable players. There's probably a slim chance that they're able to buy out any of Harper's free agent years, but at least there's a good working relationship in place and a window for exclusive negotiation.
Antonia Casale , director of Colombian show " En La Jugada " has reported that James' agent Jorge Mendes (who is also Jose Mourihno's agent) has met with Madrid President Florentino Perez to discuss the move but added that no deal will be officially done until the Champions League Final has been played.
One one hand, Romero has played well, really well at times, and there is a confidence that if he plays in the final he won't be the reason United fail to win if Ajax cause an upset. And if we win the trophy, David wins the trophy because he played two matches against Feyenoord and against Fenerbahce. "In my personal analysis, I don't think that way".
Krygios appeared to lose interest when the first set got away from him at 2-3 and Nadal took full advantage. Nadal needed two match points to seal the victory 7-6 (3), 3-6, 6-4. "It's been feeling good, better than I expected", Nishikori told the media in Madrid . Fognini had three career wins over Nadal , including one in the 2015 U.S.
After a tiresome first half at St. Mary's Stadium here on Wednesday, Sanchez received the ball in the area from Mesut Özil and blasted the ball past Saints goalkeeper Fraser Forster to put Arsenal 1-0 up in the 55th minute. "But now we have three games and we have to give everything to try and get everything out of all the games ". The defeat for Southampton leaves Claude Puel's side in mid-table and marks a third successive game without a goal for Saints.
We won this title together". He also stressed that it was not easy to find solutions to the team's problems following a disappointing last campaign, in which Chelsea finished 10th in the league. "I think Chelsea will back him in the summer as he needs that support", he added. 20 Diego Costa's goal tally, making him the Premier League's third-highest scorer.
A three-time all star, Bishop led the National Hockey League with a 2.06 goals against average last season. "As I stated previously, Ben is an elite goaltender in this league and we're thrilled to be adding him to our mix", Nill said. "We are excited to have him under contract for the next six seasons". Bishop played as an 18-year-old in the NAHL during the 2004-05 season for the Texas Tornado.
As one of the top seeds [fourth in the rankings], Joe Schmidt's men were drawn in with hosts Japan , Scotland and the victor of qualification matches from Europe and a play-off. All Blacks Head Coach Steve Hansen, who was involved in the draw, said he was pleased with the outcome of the draw and was looking forward to a great tournament.
Only four of 25 first-round leaders/co-leaders (stroke play) have gone on to win in the 2016-17 season, none since Justin Thomas won the Sony Open in Hawaii in January in wire-to-wire fashion. "I've come close a few times, and I've felt I've played really well", Oosthuizen said. He was in complete control of his game, hitting 15 of 18 greens.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger: "I am paid to do my job for a club I love". "I want to focus on football". "I am not in politics, I am in sport". All the rest, for me, is less important. Arsenal's chances of finishing in the top four received a major boost on Saturday as they secured a convincing 4-1 win away at Stoke . The win left them just a point behind Liverpool as the Reds prepare for their crunch clash against West Ham at the London Stadium on Sunday.
If Chelsea drops points at West Brom, Tottenham - seven points behind in second place - will need to win its final game at White Hart Lane after 118 years to keep alive the title race. "We're looking forward to the game, the players have been very good this week". I need to have this type of situation where you arrive and you have to work a lot and also to transform the situation in the right way.
March 11 in San Antonio: The Warriors, arriving in the wee hours after playing the previous night in Minnesota, chose to rest his key players in San Antonio. "It could, "he said". "We understand that the team we're now facing is the most risky team in the league with a lot of weapons", Pau Gasol said.
Momentum swung backwards and forwards during a marathon opening set on Estadio Manolo Santana . Her only Major final to date has also been on clay, at Roland Garros, but Halep is no one-trick pony. Mladenovic defeated Halep in front of her home crowd in Paris in 2014 in straight sets, and she followed this up with a quarterfinal victory on the grass courts at the Aegon Classic in Birmingham, 2-6, 6-0, 7-6 (4).