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Sport Wenger: FA Cup win my presentation for new deal
Author: 0 Wenger: FA Cup win my presentation for new deal

It remains to be seen if Wenger and Arsenal will sever ties just days after the Gunners beat Chelsea at Wembley to claim a record 13th FA Cup success, but Wright believes that could well be the case. "I was delighted for him on Saturday", he told the Guardian. "They were the dominant team in the Premier League this year and you can look at the two weeks they've had since they won the title - did they take their foot off the pedal?" Arsene Wenger has agreed a new contract with ...

Sport Oxlade-Chamberlain opens up on how Victor Moses' dive happened
Author: 0 Oxlade-Chamberlain opens up on how Victor Moses' dive happened

Alexis Sanchez controversially put Arsenal ahead, after referee Anthony Taylor failed to spot the blatant handball by the Columbian and incorrectly deemed the offside Ramsey was not interfering with play . Arsneal rode out the final attacks to claim a much-deserved victory and Arsene Wenger's seventh FA Cup win. FA Cup final - He also played in the show-piece event in each of those seasons, performing well against Hull City before scoring in a 4-0 win over Aston Villa in 2014/15.

Sport Wenger meets Kroenke to decide Arsenal future
Author: 0 Wenger meets Kroenke to decide Arsenal future

After last weekend's FA Cup final win over Chelsea , Wenger had suggested that he was keen to stay and hoped that lifting another trophy would persuade the board that he should continue. "This is a strong group of players and with some additions we can be even more successful". The win brings the club's total up to 13, more than any other team in England.

Sport Tulowitzki hits grand slam, Jays rout Reds 17-2
Author: 0 Tulowitzki hits grand slam, Jays rout Reds 17-2

Up and down the lineup, every single Blue Jays batter did his part to help prolong Marcus Stroman's unbeaten streak. Reds starter Lisalverto Bonilla (0-3) allowed six runs, three hits and five walks in 2 1/3 innings. Times following the game . Roberto Osuna allowed a leadoff homer in the ninth but earned his 11th save, stranding runners at second and third. Bolsinger issued back-to-back walks to open the second inning and the Reds took advantage.

Author: 0 Tiger Woods insists no alcohol involved in arrest

Woods, 41, was also said to have been unaware of his whereabouts and believed he had been coming from Los Angeles where he had been playing golf, a story he changed. "Obviously I don't really know what happened, what went on", said Nicklaus. Woods, now recovering from a fourth bout of surgery on a back injury in three years, is taking four separate medications - including the painkiller Vicodin, according to the affadavit.

Author: 0 Champions Trophy 2017: Virat Kohli and Co Arrive in London

The left-handed opener has scored the most runs in ODI since the start of a year ago, including a remarkable nine centuries, but has never reached three figures in England - in any format. "My aim is to play my own game, to not play under pressure and to just play as I do in domestic cricket". "This is my first major tournament as captain, I'm definitely very hopeful and excited about the competition", Sarfraz said.

Author: 0 Courtois blames referee and defensive lapse for Cup defeat

The former Barcelona star started four of the Blues' last six Premier League matches as they won the title under boss Antonio Conte . "Sometimes I think it could be tiredness", Conte said. They responded to that setback but Ramsey's 79th minute header knocked the stuffing out of Chelsea and Arsenal could have extended their lead when Mesut Ozil hit the post.

Author: 0 French Open to start with Petra Kvitova's return to court

Williams is playing at Roland Garros for the 20th time, a record in the Open era. The German will be happy to leave Roland Garros behind, and hope to rediscover a game in which several cylinders are misfiring in time for Wimbledon , where she finished runner-up previous year.

Sport James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals with 135-102 win
Author: 0 James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals with 135-102 win

James, determined to bounce back after a poor 11-point haul in Game 3 , then steadied the Cleveland nerves in the fourth quarter, bringing the Cavaliers home for the win as Boston's fearless effort came up short. Watch a preview of the Cavaliers-Celtics Game Five - an elimination game for Boston - courtesy of NBA TV and featuring NBA Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas and eight-time All-Star Vince Carter, in the video below.

Author: 0 Barcelona confirm Ernesto Valverde as new head coach

While it's yet to be confirmed, it's now an open secret that Ernesto Valverde will be the next Barca coach after he left his post at Athletic Bilbao . Valverde's backroom staff will include Jon Aspiazu with whom he has worked for 15 years and fitness coach Jose Antonio Pozanco. Later he managed to head coach others like Espanyol , between 2006 and 2008, Greek team Olympiakos (2008-2009 and 2010-2012), Villarreal (2009-2010), Valencia (2012-2013) y el Athletic Club Bilbao since 2013 ...

Sport John Clayton laid off by ESPN as part of network's ongoing cuts
Author: 0 John Clayton laid off by ESPN as part of network's ongoing cuts

Clayton, based in the Puget Sound area, no longer will be covering the league for ESPN on television or online but will continue his radio show in Seattle. The Professor's tenure at ESPN is coming to an end . Clayton confirmed the news on Twitter Wednesday after The Sporting News first reported it as part of the many layoffs at ESPN.

Sport Cops: Racial slur sprayed on LeBron James' Los Angeles home
Author: 0 Cops: Racial slur sprayed on LeBron James' Los Angeles home

Police Department reported that James was not home during the incident. Police are investigating it as an act of vandalism and possible hate crime. James is set to play in his seventh consecutive NBA Finals, which begin on Thursday. A view of a gate that was vandalized in front of LeBron James Los Angeles home . It's alive every day. James purchased the house in 2015 and does not live their regularly, according to TMZ Sports.

Sport Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton
Author: 0 Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton

Valtteri Bottas was fourth and as we already said, Hamilton finished in the 7th place. "We spoke about the race before". "The lead driver normally gets priority, and if I had the choice to go first (into the pits), that is normally what you want to do.

Sport Higuain Double Sends Juventus Close to Champions League Final
Author: 0 Higuain Double Sends Juventus Close to Champions League Final

The 18-year-old has scored five goals in just four Champions League starts, in addition to netting 14 in Ligue 1, inning accordance with WhoScored.com. "The lads are having a great season, in order to make it extraordinary we need to be calm and focused". Veteran Juve goalie Gianluigi Buffon saved twice from teen sensation Kylian Mbappe in the opening minutes, before thwarting Monaco captain Radamel Falcao from a superb header as the host did most of the initial probing.

Sport Defending champion Garbine Muguruza advances at French Open
Author: 0 Defending champion Garbine Muguruza advances at French Open

Defending champion Djokovic battered Portugal's Joao Sousa 6-1, 6-4, 6-3 to make it four wins in as many meetings with the world number 59. The second-seeded Serb will next face Diego Schwartzman. Petra Kvitova's first tournament since she was injured in a knife attack at her home is over. Fifth-seeded Milos Raonic is safely through to the second round of the French Open after sweeping past Steve Darcis of Belgium in straight sets.

Sport Serena's back at a Slam! OK, sort of; she watched Venus win
Author: 0 Serena's back at a Slam! OK, sort of; she watched Venus win

The 35-year-old tennis player had won her her 23rd Grand Slam title in the Australia Open earlier this year when she was already pregnant. Serena was at Roland Garros on Wednesday to watch her sister's match after spending last weekend with her fiance Alexis Ohanian in Monaco.

Sport Lakers Land No. 2 Pick in 2017 Draft
Author: 0 Lakers Land No. 2 Pick in 2017 Draft

It marked the third straight year that the Lakers landed the No.2 pick in the draft. Even with the Lakers' young backcourt, the team used their 2016 pick on forward Brandon Ingram and could very well pass on Jackson.This leaves the Sixers with the possibility to draft a versatile wing for the future.

Sport Nothing goes right for Tsonga in French Open loss
Author: 0 Nothing goes right for Tsonga in French Open loss

The first-round match started Tuesday, but was suspended because of darkness with Olivo leading 5-4 in the fourth set. Little wonder that, after beginning the year at No9, he is back among fellow Grand Slam champions at the top of the ranks and leads the Race to London.

Sport Underdog Cavs insist they have plenty of bite for Finals
Author: 0 Underdog Cavs insist they have plenty of bite for Finals

The finals champion is the first of two competing teams to win the best of seven games. The two-time MVP told Kyle Boone of CBS Sports that Golden State wants to try and put the clamps on how much fun the Cavaliers have when they play.

Author: 0 Chelsea boss Antonio Conte: Wembley defeat can't take shine off season

Speculation over the Frenchman's future has been rife in recent months but despite a backdrop of supporter unrest, he has now committed to the club with a fresh deal that will extend his reign to nearly 23 years. But Wenger, and his Arsenal players, redeemed their campaign to secure a record 13th FA Cup success for the club. "You have to say it couldn't have gone much better for us".

Author: 0 Rabada surges to top spot ahead of Champions Trophy

Fast bowler Rabada took four wickets for 12 runs in his first three overs. Hashim Amla was the leading run-scorer for the Proteas with 152 including two fifties and a top score of 73. Explosive duo Alex Hales (1) and Jos Buttler (4) were dismissed in the fifth over by Rabada, the seamer also taking Adil Rashid's (0) wicket to complete a sensational set of six.

Sport Mercedes are now the underdogs, says Wolff
Author: 0 Mercedes are now the underdogs, says Wolff

Mercedes F1 team principal Toto Wolff. Lewis Hamilton has said that he is determined to solve the problems that have stymied his bid for a fourth Formula One world championship after a hard weekend at the Monaco Grand Prix . "They deserved to win because they had the quickest auto out there", said Wolff. "I like the notion of underdog", Wolff said. "But the underdog is the one that people want to see winning.

Sport US beats Kiwis on opening day of America's Cup qualifiers
Author: 0 US beats Kiwis on opening day of America's Cup qualifiers

Emirates Team NZ skipper Peter Burling put his AC50 into the start box early and incurred a two boat-length penalty, but the Kiwis hurtled down the second leg of the course and slid around the mark ahead of the British. With SoftBank Team Japan leading, Artemis Racing came from behind and the boats pulled side-by-side. "It was a day where it was really easy to make mistakes", said Spithill, who led Oracle to a rousing comeback win over Emirates Team New Zealand in the 2013 America's ...

Author: 0 Barcelona Appoint Their New Coach

But his players gave him a winning send-off as they clinched the Copa del Rey by beating Alaves 3-1 on Saturday. Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu believes new boss Ernesto Valverde has all the skills to succeed at the Nou Camp.

Sport Murray headlining field at French Open Day 3
Author: 0 Murray headlining field at French Open Day 3

The 18th seed fired down 20 aces and 40 winners to register a 6-3, 7-6 (4), 6-3 victory over the experienced Kohlschreiber in a thrilling opening-round clash that lasted nearly two hours. "The world doesn't stop now. I'm always going to be confident", said Kyrgios ahead of his tournament opener against Kohlschreiber on Sunday. It's not the end of the world, OK? Juan Martin del Potro made a winning return to Roland Garros after five years away, beating fellow Argentinian Guido Pella in ...

Author: 0 Vidal urges Sanchez to join Bayern

Jose Mourinho has won a double battle with the FA. But Sanchez and team-mate Mesut Ozil are understood to be leaving the club for pastures new either this summer for a fee, or in 12 months for nothing. Ozil had suggested that he would not make a decision on his Arsenal future until manager Arsene Wenger resolved whether he would be staying at the club, with Sanchez equally uncertain of his own plans amid strong interest from Bayern Munich .

Author: 0 Kiwis win thriller on Swede penalty in America's Cup trials

After four straight losses, most would have picked the Swedish team to have taken a reasonably easy win against the Brits, who admitted the day before that they upwind speed problems. Ainslie's team have won both their races against Sweden in the qualifier series, from which only four of five boats will progress to the challenger play-offs .

Sport Cloud Computing Pulls Off Upset To Win The Preakness
Author: 0 Cloud Computing Pulls Off Upset To Win The Preakness

Always Dreaming's trainer Todd Pletcher had come into the race with no Preakness winners from eight previous starters. He listed the Travers in August at Saratoga as a major goal. Cloud Computing is just the third victor in the 142-year history of the Preakness not to run as a 2-year-old. "I didn't think the inside was the place to be, watching the races", Lanerie said.