The defending champions looked well on course for victory after reducing the Super Kings to 8-118 in response to their score of 4-165. "We're coming back after two years, that's also the reason that people are eager to watch us in action", Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni said after the win.
Three-times victor Phil Mickelson was also unable to gain any ground as he followed an opening triple-bogey with a bogey at the second en route to a disappointing two-over par 74 that left him at seven over on the week. Here's hoping the rest of Mickelson's round will go a little smoother, and that he is able to make contact each and every time he swings. He played the second nine in 4-over-par - with only the lone birdie at No.
Despite this record, Pochettino is wary of the challenge having watched Paul Lambert's side hold Arsenal until the 75th minute last weekend. The following day we hear rumors about star players like Courtois and Hazard intentions to leave the club if they do not make it to Champions League next year.
Egyptian star Mohamed Salah has been nominated for the UEFA Champions League Player of the Week award after Liverpool's win over Manchester City on Wednesday. "If he is not 100 per cent fit, he will not be involved". United face neighbours Manchester City later on Saturday. "But I would not rest a player with absolutely nothing, because we are used to playing every three days, that's not the problem".
The second half, though was a game between two sides very different from the ones that played in the first. Now, in a few days' time, they will have the chance to officially win the title at home against Jose Mourinho's men. - Both Chris Smalling and Paul Pogba have won all nine Premier League games in which they've scored; only Ryan Babel has a better 100% record in the competition (11/11).
The Bavarians have now secured the title with five games to spare this term. Bayern had been in complete control at the top even before the turn of the year and have gone on to win the title at a canter. The Bavarian giants will formally lift the Bundesliga shield after the final day on May 12. Cologne's chances of avoiding the drop took a blow after relegation rival Mainz came from behind to earn a 1-1 draw in their decisive clash.
Pep Guardiola has readily admitted that Manchester City would not be able to play their brand of football and win titles without "a lot of money". The only entertaining aspect of Manchester United these days is the hilarious press conferences held by Mourinho, which is an art he has clearly excelled in; but that matters little if you can't produce the goods on the field.
What an unreal debut striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic had in his Major League Soccer debut. In a recent interview, he spoke to ESPN FC about his admiration for United's manager. Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Manchester United celebrates scoring their second goalduring the Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on December 26, 2016 in Manchester, England.
The identity of the matchwinner does not matter to manager Mauricio Pochettino as Tottenham followed their victory over Chelsea by opening up an 11-point gap over the fifth-placed Blues. Stoke equalised in the 57th minute when Hugo Lloris slammed his clearance into the stomach of Mame Biram Diouf, who blasted into the empty net. Tottenham tightened their grip on the top four with a win at Stoke and Newcastle moved into the top 10 by beating Leicester but things remain too close to call ...
Fourteen people were taken to various hospitals, with three in critical condition. The accident occurred Friday when a truck collided with a bus carrying the junior hockey team to a playoff game in northeastern Saskatchewan. Opp said the coaching staff and players from the Hawks are waiting to help. The Saskatchewan league is a feeder system for higher levels of hockey with many graduating to play at USA and Canadian colleges and major junior league level, while some go on to the National ...
Behind their rookie phenom, who shined just as bright as the generational superstar lined up across from him, the Sixers persevered past the Cleveland Cavaliers , 132-130. But yes, that is exactly what 76ers coach Brett Brown said when talking about LeBron James prior to the game. "We haven't got to where our ultimate goal is".
Knebel was injured after throwing a pitch in the ninth inning of the Brewers 8-0 loss to the Chicago Cubs at Miller Park Thursday night. Manager Craig Counsell acknowledged after the game that Knebel suffered some kind of hamstring injury.
The two heavyweights from the previous seasons will be against each other at Wankhede stadium in the opening match of Indian Premier League's 11 season. Head over to our MI v CSK match blog . So far CSK has won two times the title victor of IPL in the year 2010 and 2011 and Mumbai Indians has won three times in the years 2013, 2015 and 2017.
I was lucky to know him and speak with him many times. Next up is Chelsea and we need some points there. Arnautovic has emerged as the key figure in West Ham's battle to avoid relegation with nine goals in his last 13 league games. Alvaro Morata has avoided a two-match ban for accruing yellow cards already as he would have needed 10 by the 32nd game for it to apply. N'Golo Kante and Danny Drinkwater could both make their 100th appearance in the Premier League.
Following his exit, De Bruyne slammed Mourinho for the way he was treated at the Blues, and has again talked about his relationship with his former boss, revealing they hardly communicated. "It would be nice, obviously", De Bruyne added. "In the end, it's just the way it is, because lot of teams put music on and we hear it also, so I don't think it's disrespectful".
Tiger is having a very hard time judging the wind and sails the green once again. "And I hit some good shots early, unfortunately they just didn't continue". Soaring to -8 thru nine holes, Reed then lost a shot on the tenth, but he kicked on again in the back nine, and for the second time racked up a triumvirate of birdies, this time on holes 13, 14 and 15.
Oliver managed 145kg in the snatch and 167kg in the clean and jerk. Daneesha Provo of the University of Utah and Michigan State's Shay Colley each scored 14 points as Canada defeated England 80-54 Friday for its first basketball win at the Commonwealth Games.
We complicated things for ourselves, but Saint-Etienne deserve credit too for the way they set themselves up tactically. They had settled far quicker than their opponents, and they were rewarded when France global Cabella struck from close range.
Between professional spring coaching stints, he also won a few games at the University of Florida (his alma mater) and SC. It will be his second venture into spring football . "Orlando has already proven to be a passionate, loyal and engaged fan base that loves the game, yet they don't have a professional football team to call their own".
The north London giants have had the spotlight on them over their contract negotiations after failing to tie down a number of their top stars to new deals. Which would be ideal, because we play at Old Trafford the weekend after and I really want to see Mkhitaryan stick it to them. He's an important player for me and for the club'.