• West Ham vs. Liverpool

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    But with only a point between Liverpool and Arsenal, with the same number of games played, Klopp's side will nearly certainly need to win to secure Champions League football next season. We're now at the death of the season - there are only two or three games left to play for most sides in the Premier League now and it's crunch time .
  • Lewis Hamilton: I can't explain my poor pace in Russian Federation

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    That kept him in fourth and, with his performance then further hampered by the need to cool the engine as he followed the Ferrari, Hamilton said from very early on in the race the chance of a podium was gone. Hamilton finished a yawning 36 seconds behind Bottas and 25 seconds adrift off third-placed Kimi Raikkonen. He survived a safety auto period, the tense one-stop strategy, as well as a late charge from Sebastian Vettel, to take his first victory in Formula One, after more than 80 races.
  • Celtics @ 7: Series Comes Down To One Final Game

    Celtics @ 7: Series Comes Down To One Final Game

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    Boston will have home advantage in Monday's decider, with the Cleveland Cavaliers awaiting the winners of the TD Garden clash. The Celtics were denied an extra second to run their final play and the situation was not reviewable. Celtics players and coach Brad Stevens have said in the past that, while they appreciate the league's transparency, they would prefer the league not offer reviews of the final minutes because it ultimately does nothing to alter the outcome.
  • Atletico Madrid eyeing Leicester striker Jamie Vardy

    Atletico Madrid eyeing Leicester striker Jamie Vardy

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    Atletico ran out 2-1 winners on aggregate, but the England worldwide scored in the 1-1 draw at The King Power Stadium. Sticking with Vardy and Sanchez, both would likely snap up a move to La Liga and be part of a team which always seems to overachieve and goes deep in the UEFA Champions League .
  • Conte makes champion Chelsea a happy family again

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    Conte wants to keep his best players and strengthen his squad ahead of next season's Champions League return, but there is fervent speculation over the future of striker Diego Costa, in particular. Terry, who has made 715 Chelsea appearances, now has five Premier League titles and 15 major honours with the Blues. "To find the right solution quickly isn't easy and for this I want to thank my players because they trusted in the new work, my philosophy, video analysis to see mistakes and they ...
  • Showers thwart Ireland efforts against Bangladesh

    Showers thwart Ireland efforts against Bangladesh

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    William Porterfield's men had started brightly after the Irish skipper had invited the Tigers to bat on winning the toss and it looked an obvious call on a very green Malahide track as Peter Chase, playing on his home ground, gave his team a wonderful start.
  • Diamondbacks' Chris Iannetta Is Hit In The Face By 93 MPH Fastball

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    It sounds as though he was able to avoid any serious injuries during the scary incident, but look for an update from the club on his status prior to Saturday's game. He had an RBI single in the first, walked in the fourth, singled home two runs in the fifth, and connected off rookie Sam Gaviglio in the seventh. Lovullo said he didn't think Barbato had malicious intent and that the pitch just happened to get away from him.
  • Madrid offer Zidane extension?

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    His side now sit second in La Liga where they are level on points with Barcelona, though they have a game in hand over their rivals. Finally, on playing Juventus in the Champions League final, Benzema added: "We know what Juventus are like".
  • Hamilton takes pole at Spanish GP ahead of Vettel

    Hamilton takes pole at Spanish GP ahead of Vettel

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    Ferrari pair Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel clocked the third and fourth fastest times, less than half a second off Hamilton's pace. Despite an interruption due to a red flag to clear debris out on track, Stoffel completed 36 laps without any issues, and once again finished the session in P13.
  • Zack Greinke loses no-hitter in eighth inning versus Pirates

    Zack Greinke loses no-hitter in eighth inning versus Pirates

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    Before the Polanco homer, the closest the Pirates got to recording a hit off Greinke was in the first inning, when Andrew McCutchen's line drive was caught by a diving David Peralta in right field. Jordy Mercer led off the third with a walk but was thrown out by Mathis trying to steal second. Josh Harrison and McCutchen hit consecutive doubles off Taijuan Walker (3-3) for a 3-1 lead in the fifth inning after the Pirates scored two runs on a double play grounder and an infield error in the ...
  • Mike D'Antoni: Harden May Need More Rest Next Season

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    But Harden shockingly and mysteriously failed to show up at all in Game 6 at home at all against the San Antonio Spurs and finished with just 10 points on 2-11 shooting during a 114-75 shellacking. Though the Spurs won two of three regular-season meetings with Golden State, they know that this series will be much more hard than their previous meetings this season.