Monday's fisticuffs between Bryce Harper and Giants reliever Hunter Strickland and the ensuing brawl provided fodder for enough meh-mays to sustain us all until the next time a pitcher intentionally throws at Harper in retaliation for home runs that pitcher allowed to the Nationals' outfielder nearly three years earlier.
Mooy is typically quietly spoken and unflappable in interviews but even he appeared taken aback by Huddersfield's achievement last week, labelling their penalty shootout win over Reading in the Championship playoff final as a "fairytale".
Less than a week ago the Pittsburgh Penguins flew to Nashville holding a 2-0 series lead and were brimming with confidence. Frederick Gaudreau sure is doing his best to earn his own locker with the Nashville Predators with a Stanley Cup Final debut for the ages.
The decision has plunged Qatar into chaos and ignited the biggest diplomatic crisis in the Gulf since the 1991 war against Iraq. The only way for Qatar to resist Saudi diplomatic and economic pressure would be for the United States to intervene with its Saudi allies.
Skipper Kane Williamson starred with the bat, notching his first hundred against Australia in the Kiwis rain effected total of 291 from 45-overs. He reached his ninth One-Day International ton off 96 balls before being run out after facing just one more delivery, ending on exactly 100 with New Zealand on 254-4.
Arda Turan will not be leaving Barcelona this summer despite reports claiming that the Turkish worldwide has agreed to join Arsenal , according to the 30-year-old's agent Ahmet Bulut . "Arda is not going anywhere". Wenger has had an eye on Turan for a long time now, as he was in the running to sign him from Atletico Madrid before Barcelona completed the move.
After striking out Sandy Leon, the Red Sox took a 5-3 lead when a pickoff throw by Orioles catcher Francisco Pena sailed past third baseman Manny Machado into left field and scored two runs. Though there is no specific timetable for his return, the Orioles have already mapped out his rehabilitation schedule, making sure he pitches in minor league games close to Camden Yards.
Huddersfield Town's Nahki Wells celebrates with the trophy during the parade. "This is not a fluke", said Wagner. Hoyle, who has been on the board since 2008 and chairman and majority shareholder since June 2009, said it showed clubs did not need to spend big to gain promotion - their payroll is just £12million.
The Arab world's biggest powers cut ties with Qatar on Monday, accusing it of support for Islamist militants and Iran. The official statements issued yesterday by brotherly countries of the GCC at a time when people were preparing for a new day of Ramadan, severing official ties with Qatar and closing their land, sea and air borders on Qataris and residents, were not odd for us.
The final in Cardiff was finely poised at 1-1 heading into half-time but Juve wilted in the second period as Madrid ran away with it. Zidane spoke to us positively and transmitted his belief to us. Bale has been hampered by ankle and calf injuries for much of the season, but the Wales forward was able to play a part in his hometown after coming on as a 77th minute replacement for Benzema.
Rafael Nadal continued in his superb form on Sunday with a dominant 6-1 6-2 6-2 win over Roberto Bautista Agut to move easily into the French Open quarter-finals. Reigning champion Novak Djokovic found himself in deep trouble against Diego Schwartzman, trailing the Argentine by two sets to one before pulling through.
Golden State's defense gave the Cavs trouble for the second straight game and Irving was asked about why the Warriors have been able to make it hard for him in the first two games of the series. "And you are talking two of the greatest players that we got in this world locked in - that's why we're up 2-0". He hadn't shot well in the Finals, well, ever, having been under 35 percent his past four Finals games dating to a year ago.
Davies (6-3) struck out six and allowed a walk in six-plus innings, effectively mixing a curveball, changeup and a fastball that hovered around 90 miles per hour. Grandal bounced into a double play against Oliver Drake , and Austin Barnes flied out to Hernan Perez. "I know he's trying to figure it out". He is hitting.278 with two homers since May 30.
According to an ESPN report from Chris Haynes, James and Durant collaborated on a secret hip-hop track during the lockout while the pair was working out in James's hometown of Akron, Ohio. When asked about the track and it's existence, Durant and James didn't deny the recording, but they laughed and didn't answer any more questions on the topic.
Starc rocketed back to form after a lacklustre first-up effort against New Zealand , scorching the Bangladesh tail-end with searing pace and accuracy and re-discovering his pinpoint yorker to take four wickets in just nine balls. But, asked if their lack of time at the crease could undermine them against England , Australia captain Smith said: "I'm sure they will be okay".
Nadal will take on fellow Spaniard and 17th seed Roberto Bautista-Agut for a place in the last eight while defending champion Novak Djokovic faces Spain's Albert Ramos-Vinolas. The rain delay from Saturday helped Japan's Kei Nishikori as he recovered from a wrist injury and back treatment to beat Hyeon Chung 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (4), 0-6, 6-4 of South Korea when their third-round match resumed Sunday.
Goalie Matt Murray lost consecutive games for the first time in his young career. The goal was challenged by the Penguins because of goaltender interference, but officials called it a goal after reviewing the play. "You've got to trust all those habits, all those things that you preach all year, come through when you need them most". Sidney Crosby , of all people, broke in alone off a sharp pass from defenseman Brian Dumoulin to tie it just 66 seconds later with a insane fake of Rinne ...
The England worldwide, whose current deal ends next summer, is thought to have wavered when talks over a new deal began, especially when it became apparent that Liverpool had shown an interest . However, it looks like Klopp will have to move on to other targets as the Mirror claim that The Ox is ready to snub interest from Liverpool and commit himself to Arsenal by signing a new extension.
You go through it with us. Steph Curry finished with a triple double of his own scoring 32 points with 10 rebounds and 11 assists and Kevin Durant followed up his 38 point performance in game 1 with 33 points in game 2 and he also had 13 rebounds and 6 assists .
According to the report , one person who has heard the song says Durant handles the opening verse while LeBron comes in for the second, followed by another KD verse to close things out. "I suggested submitting it to Warner Brothers for the movie soundtrack, but KD wanted to keep it private", Goodwin said of the song. In fact, there reportedly were discussions about having it featured in the 2012 film " Thunderstruck ", which Durant starred in.
Continuing to rely on a wide cast of players, rookie Frederick Gaudreau scored his second goal of the Stanley Cup Finals to put the Predators up 2-1 partway through the second period on Saturday night. Arvidsson had 31 regular-season goals but had been mired in a deep slump before he finally broke out for an important insurance goal before the second period ended.
Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) reacts during the first half of Game 2 of basketball's NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, June 4, 2017. The Warriors followed with a 16-4 run that included 3-pointers from Curry and Thompson, a three-point play from Durant in transition and four points from Shaun Livingston .
Murray's wife Kim and Sophia are with him in Paris as he continues his French Open campaign, which on Monday brought a 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 win over Karen Khachanov in the fourth round. "I think today was probably the best I have played overall", said the top seed. The Japanese man beat Fernando Verdasco , 0-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-0. 2015 victor Stan Wawrinka beat 15th seed Gael Monfils , 7-5, 7-6 (9-7), 6-2, to earn a ninth win from 10 meetings with French opponents.
Italian media are reporting that the panic that swept through a screening of the Champions League final in Turin, Italy, on Saturday was caused by young men playing a prank. "This is what we are here for. It has been a spectacular year thanks to you", the Real coach said. We have won the Champions League three times in four seasons so we have to be in that category.
Chelsea and Manchester City supporters have expressed a wide range of emotions after hearing the news that Liverpool are close to signing Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk . The Reds have yet to make a formal bid, but are determined to accelerate talks and capitalise on Van Dijk's current enthusiasm. However, Southampton believe that they are still in the driving seat with negotiations and are under no pressure to sell.
England will face Italy in the semi-finals in South Korea, with South American nations Uruguay and Venezuela meeting in the other semi. But they will be without Josh Onomah who controversially received a second yellow card with 17 minutes remaining after accidently standing on the ankle of Juan Aguayo as...
Sidney Crosby entered Game 4 with seven goals in the playoffs but none since Game 5 against the Ottawa Senators. Pittsburgh's Sidney Crosby scored on a breakaway about a minute later. That gave the Predators a 2-1 advantage. The lead didn't last long. Jarnkrok's goal stood after the Penguins challenged that goaltender interference should have negated the score.
It also was Crosby's first goal since the 2009 Stanley Cup Final , which the Penguins won in seven games over the Detroit Red Wings. Both Crosby and Evgeni Malkin were held without a shot in Game 3 - the first time that's happened to the duo in the same playoff game.
The Portuguese defender has also rejected a big-money offer from Chinese club Hebei Fortune. He has been linked with a move to PSG in the French press, and added on Spanish radio that there are "offers from England". 'One stage is over and, from now on, another one will start'. The centre-back had been at the Bernabeu for ten seasons, winning the Champions League in 2014 and 2016 and he got a medal on Saturday despite not being in the squad.
As the Nashville Predators defenceman tells it, a lot of them were about oral hygiene. The crowd of reporters that was waiting where P.K. Subban was scheduled to speak on Sunday was so deep and so entrenched that at first the Nashville Predators defenceman couldnt get to the spot where he needed to be.
Why does it matter? What's the big deal? "But each time I had the opportunity to move around and dictate the points with my forehand from my backhand corner". Halep, the third seed and a popular pick by experts, beat Navarro, the 21st seed, in straight sets, 6-1, 6-1. "He had chances in the first set, he double faulted on set point", said Murray of his rival.
Zidane's Real beat Juventus 4-1 for a second straight Champions League crown in Cardiff on Saturday night after last year's penalty shootout win over Atletico Madrid . "That is why he is already the best coach in the world". "Now we have to enjoy all of this", he said . "I always do my talking on the pitch". A third Champions League win in four years has drawn comparisons to the great Real side that won the first five editions of the European Cup between 1955 and 1960.
Crosby would dig out the ball, determined. Despite the blowout in Game 6, they're still right there. Crosby registered an assist in Game 7 against the Washington Capitals in the conference semifinals, finishing that series with three points in the final three games.
Just 15 seconds later, Malkin scored off a two-on-one, firing a flawless shot over Rinne's glove for a 4-1 lead. He was pulled when Evgeni Malkin ended Pittsburgh's surge with his ninth of the playoffs 3:28 into the third. Scott Wilson and Evgeni Malkin followed with the other two third-period goals. For the most part, the blue liners aren't great skaters, so they have to move the puck.
Rubbing shoulders with the pop superstars were 26 students from Parrs Wood High School Choir in Manchester , who performed a tear-jerking rendition of Grande's My Everything . The concert also will be broadcast on more than 130 iHeartRadio stations, and MTV will livestream the event on the website onelovemanchester.mtv.com and on Twitter .