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Sport Zidane giving nothing away about Gareth Bale ahead of Cardiff final
Author: 0 Zidane giving nothing away about Gareth Bale ahead of Cardiff final

He also scored some important goals in the final stretch of the season, including two in the final three games of the Spanish league. "We all want to see a handsome final". "We are complete opposites". Gareth Bale held the title of the world's most expensive player following his 101 million euro (then $136 million) move from Tottenham to Real Madrid in 2013, until that fee was surpassed by Paul Pogba previous year.

Author: 0 LeBron James' Cavaliers embracing underdog status in NBA Finals rematch with Warriors

Kevin Love , Klay Thompson , Tristan Thompson, Andre Iguodala, and yes, Draymond Green . Golden State took the first series between these two teams in 2015, when they won in six games. "But at the end of the day winning a championship is winning a championship". "His ability to play effectively offensively and be efficient, because if you're Cleveland , you're going to have to try to help off of [Igoudala] and Draymond, " Van Gundy said .

Author: 0 Half-time: Mandzukic wondergoal pulls Juve level after Ronaldo strike

However, not to be outdone, Juventus' Croatian livewire Mario Madzukic seized the initiative with a mind-blowing equaliser! Both, Real Madrid and Juventus won their respective leagues in the 2016-17 season and they will aim to add one more trophy to their cabinet and end their season on a high.

Sport Liverpool eyeing silverware after top-four finish, says defender Milner
Author: 0 Liverpool eyeing silverware after top-four finish, says defender Milner

And, according to all-time top goalscorer Thierry Henry , the lack of Champions League football in the red half of North London next season could see the club's key man depart this summer. Some obviously that you have known about, and that is very hard for a group of players to cope with that. Wenger said he will make an announcement on his future following the FA Cup final on May 27.

Sport Bryn Gatland tops father Warren at Lions' opening match
Author: 0 Bryn Gatland tops father Warren at Lions' opening match

Scotland's Greig Laidlaw added another penalty before England's Anthony Watson crossed in the 53 minute to put the Lions back in front. The Lions had been expected to withstand an early onslaught before grinding down the side composed of players from New Zealand's semi-professional provincial competition.

Sport Djokovic announces Agassi will coach him at French Open
Author: 0 Djokovic announces Agassi will coach him at French Open

Djokovic, who was forced to play two matches on Saturday to reach the final, committed almost twice as many unforced errors as Zverev - 27 to 14. A long backhand by Djokovic, who will celebrate his 30th birthday on Monday, subsequently ensured victory to his highly-rated opponent.

Author: 0 National Hockey League playoffs 2017 updated bracket: Predators advance to Stanley Cup Final

The Predators will meet the Eastern Conference champion - either the Ottawa Senators or Pittsburgh Penguins - in Game 1 of the Cup finals on May 29 on the road. It's hard to justify copping a plea. Lee Brice made it a family affair, bringing his son to the game, and Garth Brooks showed his support beside his wife, Trisha Yearwood , who sang the National Anthem .

Author: 0 Ronaldo Helps Real Madrid Become 1st Team to Retain CL Title

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid won their 12th European Cup with a 4-1 win over Juventus at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff . The La Liga champions struck first through Cristiano Ronaldo, only to be pegged back before the interval by a brilliant goal Mario Mandzukic .

Author: 0 Warriors do not need to be perfect to beat Cavs say pundits

While LeBron James is the best basketball player on the planet, Cleveland's older roster can not make enough 3 pointers or play good enough team defense to beat the Warriors 4 times in 7 games. Everything just kind of keeps getting back to where it once was. We didn't talk about championships or anything. Smith has had a quiet postseason, playing more than 30 minutes and taking more than eight shots just once in the Eastern Conference finals.

Sport Wrong number text leads to free Stanley Cup tickets
Author: 0 Wrong number text leads to free Stanley Cup tickets

The Penguins lead 4-1 late in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final after a three-goal flurry in the first 3:18 of the third period against Nashville . People can walk out from Tootsies and throw their beer in a garbage can and theyre right in the rink and they can get another one and enjoy a hockey game.

Sport Aviva Premiership Rugby stars ready to kick off Lions tour
Author: 0 Aviva Premiership Rugby stars ready to kick off Lions tour

Warren Gatland's son, Bryn Gatland , will pull the strings from fly-half for the Barbarians. Results from previous Lions tours, however, have shown that few of the provincial sides the visitors have faced are easy to overcome and Barbarians coach Clayton McMillan felt all the pressure was Warren Gatland's side.

Sport Inspirational Djokovic key to my tennis return, says Agassi
Author: 0 Inspirational Djokovic key to my tennis return, says Agassi

I do this on my own time, I do it on my money, I don't want anything, I don't need anything. So if I can help achieve his dreams of balance off the court and his goals and objectives to affect a lot of peoples lives that would be an honour for me to do.

Sport Alonso: Overboost cost me chance at pole position
Author: 0 Alonso: Overboost cost me chance at pole position

Dixon's 232.164 qualifying lap was the fastest lap in 21 years. Things started changing when he turned to two former F1 drivers and current teammates with Andretti Autosport - defending Indy victor Alexander Rossi and Japan's Takuma Sato - for advice.

Sport Bryce Harper suspended four games, Hunter Strickland six, for Major League Baseball brawl
Author: 0 Bryce Harper suspended four games, Hunter Strickland six, for Major League Baseball brawl

They both were ejected, but no injuries were reported after the benches and bullpens emptied. If you missed the Major League Base-brawl between Bryce Harper and Hunter Strickland on Memorial Day, we feel bad for you. Strickland hit Harper with a 98 miles per hour fastball. Not everybody condemned Monday's Bryce Harper-Hunter Strickland fight . There were no warnings issued before Tuesday's game, and the Nationals never even seemed to think of retaliation.

Sport Sale struggles, but Marrero hits 2 HRs to lift Red Sox
Author: 0 Sale struggles, but Marrero hits 2 HRs to lift Red Sox

That doesn't mean the Boston Red Sox left-hander is going to take it easy on them. Another reliable arm that will always give the Red Sox a chance to win. Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia sprained his left wrist in the first inning and exited in the second. He struck out nine and walked two. Anderson doubled home Garcia in the second.

Author: 0 Stanley Cup Final three stars: Predators find their groove in Music City

The goal ended a 72:54 drought for Nashville , which had outshot the Penguins 18-9 in the first Final game ever played in Nashville. So the Penguins and Predators will just have to take the unfamiliar schedule and make the most of it. I think he forces turnovers all over the ice because of his speed and his puck pursuit game. His absence from the ice in the minutes ahead of Game 3 revealed the degree of Bonino's injury , something coach Mike Sullivan declined to disclose during the ...

Sport Ronaldo? Zidane? Real Madrid boss names the ultimate Galactico
Author: 0 Ronaldo? Zidane? Real Madrid boss names the ultimate Galactico

I don't know if that's a concern to our rivals, but we don't live on our past. People always say we are favourites but there are no faves in a final. Cristiano Ronaldo circa 2012 would, but his frightening dribbling ability no longer exists while Karim Benzema is too one-dimensional and will be gobbled up.

Author: 0 Senators vs. Penguins Game 7 odds: Pittsburgh betting favorite hosting Ottawa

After somewhat inexplicably going with a 11F-7D configuration in game 5, Guy Boucher turned to Colin White and Ryan Dzingel to play on his fourth line. Teammate Marc Methot summed up the outing thusly: "He was a monster for us". Evgeni Malkin: Malkin was the Penguins' best player tonight and I was genuinely terrified every time he stepped on the ice.

Sport Curry and Durant run hot in game one of NBA Finals
Author: 0 Curry and Durant run hot in game one of NBA Finals

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are back in Oakland at the scene of their Game 7 victory last June to take on Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors in this year's highly anticipated NBA Finals. Thirty-eight, 8, 8, zero turnovers? This is what we live for as basketball players to be playing in these type of games that matter the most. "Are you kidding me?" Durant provided a conundrum for Cleveland's defense.

Author: 0 Rihanna star of National Basketball Association finals opener

Durant, playing in his first Finals since 2012 when his former Oklahoma City team lost to Miami, scored 38 points in his return to the NBA's championship series and also stood his ground admirably while defending James. After that the Warriors did not look back, they went on to sweep the Utah Jazz in the conference semi-finals, then the San Antonio Spurs in the conference finals .

Author: 0 No sign of De Gea leaving United

Well, United are under no financial pressure to sell any players this summer but if the bid unsettles De Gea and he decides he wants to return to Spain, their hand could be forced. Qualification for the Champions League through their Europa League win appears to be the biggest factor in De Gea's contentment to stay. Cristiano Ronaldo deferred his move from United to Real Madrid for 12 months in 2008, but a goalkeeper is either first-choice or he's not.

Sport Martin Kaymer offers message of support, plea for understanding for Tiger Woods
Author: 0 Martin Kaymer offers message of support, plea for understanding for Tiger Woods

Tiger had to be woken up, and told police he had been golfing in L.A. before admitting "he did not know where he was". Woods was taken into custody, where he took a breathalyzer test and blew zeroes. Police also released photos of Woods' bashed up $220,000 Mercedes Benz. His speech was "extremely slow and slurred" and he failed four field sobriety tests.

Author: 0 Ticket prices soaring through the roof for Champions League Final

Ronaldo scored twice to finish the season as the top scorer in the competition with 12, meaning he has now finished as the outright or joint-leading goalscorer in the tournament for a record five seasons in a row. "We're happy because it's not easy to achieve things like winning the league and the Champions League". "Let me congratulate my boys for what they've done this season", said Allegri, whose side were beaten 3-1 by Barcelona in the 2015 final in Berlin.

Author: 0 French Open at a glance: Djokovic (with Agassi), Nadal win

He'll no doubt be exchanging high fives - at the least - with Agassi if he repeats at Roland Garros and becomes the first man in the Open Era to win each of the majors twice. 13 Kristina Mladenovic , No. 14 Elena Vesnina, No. 16 Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, No. 18 Kiki Bertens, No. 23 Sam Stosur, No. 27 Yulia Putintseva, No.

Sport National Doughnut Day 2017: Where to get your free treat
Author: 0 National Doughnut Day 2017: Where to get your free treat

Although you better hurry as locations close in the afternoon. Now, you may be asking why do we celebrate National Donut Day? It's National Donut Day and across Wisconsin people are lining up to dig in. The donut will be available at all Glazed and Infused location beginning at 7 a.m. Friday for $3 each or $30 for a dozen. Another great thing about National Donut Day is that many mom-and-pop shops will also be participating.

Author: 0 Was It Love? Hate? Kevin Durant 'Doesn't Remember' Stare Down with Rihanna

Thompson's a crucial player in this series - I wrote before the series he was more important than Kevin Love or Kyrie Irving . When Cleveland stayed on Curry, Durant got easy dunks in transition. The Warriors host Game Two in Oakland on Monday morning. Cleveland committed 20 turnovers and allowed 27 fastbreak points. "Ten years after Brown shepherded a James-led Cavaliers team to the 2007 NBA Finals , he is overseeing a strategy to contain the future Hall of Famer while the ...

Author: 0 Warriors coach Steve Kerr unsure about coaching in Finals

Manu Ginobili exited an National Basketball Association game on Monday night for what could very well be the final time . SAN ANTONIO Kevin Durant does not need to be told that Golden State should have a muted celebration after winning the Western Conference Finals.