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Author: 0 Wenger signs new two-year deal with Arsenal

Wenger has signed a two year deal to remain in charge of Arsenal and extend what has already been a 21 year reign at the club. ARSENE WENGER has urged Arsenal fans to come together and give him their support after the long and fractious saga over his future at the club was finally resolved yesterday.

Sport Bangladesh prepare to take on 'favourites' England in Champions Trophy opener
Author: 0 Bangladesh prepare to take on 'favourites' England in Champions Trophy opener

Morgan , bidding to lead England to their first one-day worldwide global trophy, will balance immediate needs with the longer-term viability of keeping Stokes fit for major assignments to follow the Champions Trophy . "They have been playing really well", Saha told reporters on the sidelines of Cricket Association of Bengal's (CAB) senior knockout tournament final.

Sport TV Series Based On Frank Miller's 'Sin City' Being Developed
Author: 0 TV Series Based On Frank Miller's 'Sin City' Being Developed

No official release date has been announced for the Sin City reboot. The movie adaptations, both co-directed by Rodriguez and Miller, used the plot and characters from the source material, but Deadline reports the television series will be a departure.

Sport Pens, Preds could have same lineups for Game 2 of Cup Final
Author: 0 Pens, Preds could have same lineups for Game 2 of Cup Final

It's not much. Unless you're playing the Pittsburgh Penguins . The Predators, who crashed the NHL's biggest stage for the first time behind Rinne and a group of talented defenseman, were hardly intimidated by the stakes, the crowd or the defending champions, trying to become the first repeat victor since Detroit in 1998.

Sport Senators chase Fleury, rout Penguins 5-1 in Game 3
Author: 0 Senators chase Fleury, rout Penguins 5-1 in Game 3

He opted to go back to Fleury and was rewarded with a 2-0 shutout victory. Coach Guy Boucher wouldn't say if he was going to make any changes. "I don't want to make this about me", Fleury said to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette . Mike Hoffman noticed the chatter on social media about his team's supposedly boring style of play, but he and the rest of the Ottawa Senators appear not to care as it continues to work.

Author: 0 No. 1 seed Kerber dumped out of French Open in first round

Angelique Kerber suffered the ignominy of becoming the first women's number one seed of the Open Era to be eliminated from the French Open in the first round on Sunday (28 May). However, a couple of dark horses will be hoping to spring a surprise. With Grigor Dimitrov leading 6-2, 6-3 against Stephane Robert, a picture was posted with the caption: "No.

Sport Catfish watch is on for Game 2 of Cup Final
Author: 0 Catfish watch is on for Game 2 of Cup Final

He was much, much better in Game 2 with an assist and four shots, but still hasn't solved Rinne. Barry and Peduto have issued a friendly wager over the Stanley Cup Final, with the losing mayor having to donate to a veterans charity in the winning city.

Sport Serena Williams Wants to Clarify What Venus Revealed About Her Baby
Author: 0 Serena Williams Wants to Clarify What Venus Revealed About Her Baby

Kvitova threw her racket in frustration after she double-faulted on match point, but the players warmly embraced at the net. The 23rd-seeded Stosur slashed 33 winners conquering Kirsten Flipkens , 6-2, 7-6 (8). Defending French Open champion Garbine Muguruza has lost the first set of her second-round match against Anett Kontaveit. You taught me the true meaning of serenity and peace.

Sport LEADING OFF: Discipline on deck for Harper-Strickland brawl
Author: 0 LEADING OFF: Discipline on deck for Harper-Strickland brawl

So when Strickland drilled Harper on the upper thigh with a 98 miles per hour fastball in the eighth inning of Washington's 3-0 victory, inciting a brawl, it didn't take Baker long to make the connection. Although for those tuning into the baseball game between the Washington Nationals and San Francisco Giants on Monday, they got a little something extra.

Sport Prosecutors to drop charges in Stanley Cup dead catfish toss
Author: 0 Prosecutors to drop charges in Stanley Cup dead catfish toss

Rinne had been the hottest goalie in the playoffs coming into the final, but he's been hit for eight goals on only 36 shots in two games and badly outplayed by Matt Murray, who finished with 37 saves in Game 2. It wouldn't take much to be better than what happened in Pittsburgh. The defending National Hockey League champion Penguins moved into a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series, which now shifts to Nashville for Game Three on Saturday.

Sport Guentzel's goal lifts Penguins by Predators 5-3 in Game 1
Author: 0 Guentzel's goal lifts Penguins by Predators 5-3 in Game 1

Waddell threw the catfish when the Predators were down by three goals. Game 2 of this series goes Wednesday in Pittsburgh . On nights like Monday in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final , when a brief early flurry led to a baffling lull only to end how so many games have ended for the Penguins over the last two springs: with the bigger number on the scoreboard next to their name and the guys on the other bench wondering how Pittsburgh got away.

Sport Del Potro makes winning return to Roland Garros after four years
Author: 0 Del Potro makes winning return to Roland Garros after four years

Del Potro leaned over to talk to Almagro, patting him on the chest. In the six years following the latter turn of events, Federer's professional timeline has undulated sharply on the Parisian clay. "I really play match by match". "I just do what my heart feels", del Potro said. He would be relieved to not be forced into a fourth having played on Sunday in the ATP Geneva Open final where he won.

Sport Muguruza, Djokovic move to French Open third round
Author: 0 Muguruza, Djokovic move to French Open third round

She struggled to hold back the tears and ran over to her team to grab a Tunisian flag which she held over her head. Seeded 10th here, Williams ground her Japanese opponent into the red Parisian dust in a contest that at times nearly veered into mismatch territory before ending 6-3, 6-1.

Sport I had faith in my bowlers during death overs: Rohit Sharma
Author: 0 I had faith in my bowlers during death overs: Rohit Sharma

We didn't have [even] one batsman in the top-five this time, which is a little bit sad, but that goes to show that different individuals have come up at different times and taken up responsibility. Sharma, who last played for India in October 2016, missed the Test and ODI series against England, the one-off Test against Bangladesh and could not play in the first two Tests against Australia due to the injury that forced him to travel to London for his treatment.

Author: 0 Coach Steve Kerr possible to return in NBA Finals, sources say

Perhaps most noteworthy, it gives Durant the chance at a first championship and validation for his decision to leave the Thunder and join the league's latest super team. This game has been built on that fact of teams going back to back with titles. " That sucked previous year to lose like that". But you've got to enjoy everything, man.

Author: 0 Warriors favoured over LeBron and Cavaliers in the finals

James didnt speak to reporters on Saturday either, leaving Love to serve as the teams unofficial spokesman as the sports world inched closer to a matchup that seemed destined from the moment last seasons Finals ended. But Durant played LeBron as a member of the Heat in The Finals. "As of right now, I would not coach Thursday night", Kerr said. "It's a little different, definitely".

Sport Trail Blazers willing to trade 1st round draft picks to shed salary
Author: 0 Trail Blazers willing to trade 1st round draft picks to shed salary

Talks between NY and Portland are believed to be in the early stages, but one scenario discussed involved an additional player from Portland being sent in a trade, according to sources . With that in mind, here are the top 10 Knicks draft picks that have either made big strides with the franchise or led them to championship glory in the 1970s.

Sport MLB Reduces Bryce Harper's Suspension To Three Games
Author: 0 MLB Reduces Bryce Harper's Suspension To Three Games

Hit in the hip by a 98 miles per hour heater, Harper charged the mound, flung his helmet and traded punches to the head with Strickland. But when one considers Strickland's normal workload - at most, he probably would pitch in three or four of those six games - compared with Harper's, the relative severity flips.

Sport Manchester City have EUR40m Ederson bid accepted
Author: 0 Manchester City have EUR40m Ederson bid accepted

Benfica said also that half of the fee would be paid to unidentified "third parties", an element that could slow completion of a deal. Benfica goalkeeper Ederson is due to arrive in Manchester as his £35million transfer to City moves closer.

Sport Predators goalie Rinne struggling as Pens take 2-0 lead
Author: 0 Predators goalie Rinne struggling as Pens take 2-0 lead

Ninety percent of teams with that advantage have gone on to win the Cup. That chased goaltender Pekka Rinne. Jake Guentzel scored 10 seconds into the period. The Penguins matched their entire shot total from the opener (12) by the end of the first period but still found themselves trying to keep up with the Predators.

Sport Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger 'set to sign new two-year deal'
Author: 0 Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger 'set to sign new two-year deal'

Such a long spell at Arsenal has produced numerous memorable moments, both good and bad, but Wenger's status as a club legend - despite a clear split in the current opinion of fans - is secure. They finished the league season with five successive victories, but it was not enough to carry them above Liverpool to take the fourth and final Champions League spot.

Author: 0 Irving's 42 carry Cavs to win, 3-1 lead over Celtics

A drive-in layup over Jonas Jarebko put the Cavs back up by double digits in the final minutes. Irving scored 36 points after that, including 21 during a game-turning third quarter in which Cleveland outscored the Celtics 40-23. Kevin Love added 17 points and a career playoff-high 17 rebounds Tuesday. The Celtics were led by guard Avery Bradley , with 19 points. 35 points on 13-of-18 shooting, 8 rebounds, and 8 assists.

Sport Valverde signs contract to become Barcelona coach
Author: 0 Valverde signs contract to become Barcelona coach

He has a special style and a philosophy which is similar to Barca's. "He has philosophy similar to Barca's and trains the way we like to train". Luis Enrique left Barcelona this weekend after helping the club win nine titles out of a possible 13 in the three seasons he was with the Catalan club.

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

The Cleveland Cavaliers' plane arrived in San Francisco Tuesday ahead of Game 1 of the NBA Finals Thursday against the Golden State Warriors . You know hate in America, especially for African Americans, is living every day. Cops are treating the incident as a hate crime. During most of the year, they live in Akron, Ohio. "I look at my son being four years removed from driving his own vehicle and being able to leave the house on his own", James said.

Sport He's in very good nick - Zidane delighted with Ronaldo
Author: 0 He's in very good nick - Zidane delighted with Ronaldo

Madrid showed that they could overcome the flaws in their team and keep on track for the title. We also have a very good and young squad. Ronaldo was starting his first La Liga game away from home for almost two months following coach Zinedine Zidane's rotation policy, and he smashed a loose ball high into the net after good work from playmaker Isco.

Sport US U20s advance to quarterfinals of FIFA U-20 World Cup
Author: 0 US U20s advance to quarterfinals of FIFA U-20 World Cup

The Junior All Whites never looked in the contest against a quality United States side, meaning they depart the tournament at the same stage as two years ago, when they were hosts. That chance came during New Zealand's best period of the game, but soon after the hour mark, the USA doubled their lead, as Ebobisse turned Sean Liddicoat at the top of the box then sent a thunderbolt past Woud to make it 2-0.

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Author: 0 Griezmann: "My future is in the hands of Atletico's president"

In 2016, Federation Internationale de Football Association imposed a one-year ban on the club registering new players as punishment for breaking rules regarding the transfer of under 18s. Later on Wednesday, Spanish TV show "Minuto0" aired an interview in which France worldwide Griezmann, 26, raised the possibility of a move and said conversations between his representatives and Atletico were ongoing.

Sport Milner warns signings not to disrespect Liverpool by joining for Champions League
Author: 0 Milner warns signings not to disrespect Liverpool by joining for Champions League

While Tottenham have finished second, Liverpool have ended up fourth. Sixth-placed Manchester United beat Crystal Palace 2-0 after resting several players ahead of Wednesday's Europa League final against Ajax Amsterdam in Stockholm. "I hope that he's going to stay but he wants to be in the Champions League , he wants to be in a club that is competing at least and it hasn't happened recently (at Arsenal )", he added.

Author: 0 Mathews unlikely for Sri Lanka's tournament opener

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson spoke to a cricket website ahead of his team's Champions Trophy opener on June 2 vs trans-Tasman rivals Australia at Edgabston. If this curtain raiser was an indication, a tournament theme could be securing big totals on flat wickets. The duel between the two for the second opening spot alongside Guptill remains a selection conundrum.