With Man City needing a win in the Manchester Derby to seal the earliest title win in top-flight history, things were going swimmingly for Pep Guardiola as the runaway league leaders were 2-0 up at half time and it could have been more .
The 23-year-old had been unbeaten in four years in his preferred 100m distance and won the Commonwealth Games title by more than a body length, all the while swimming well within his capabilities. Peaty, who is a double world champion in the 50m breaststroke, was magnanimous in defeat, to the delight of his mother, Caroline. "It gives me a reality check".
Thereafter, the records toppled for Chelsea; the club equalled the Premier League record for consecutive wins (13 [since toppled by Manchester City]), fewest draws in a season (0) and a record number of wins in a season (30). "We begged for the goal", the former Roma defender told Sky Sports after the game. "This game explains our season". "We have added another point to try and stay away from relegation".
How can a golfer play at the Masters with an injured ankle, let alone succeed in Augusta? America's Finau danced backwards down the green after holing out from the seventh tee along with his spouse and 4 kids watching, however turned his left ankle and collapsed to the ground.
The comments have left Rugby Australia in a tough situation as major sponsors prepare to walk away if he continues to post in such a matter. A devout Christian, Folau is one of Australian rugby's superstars with 62 caps. "We're proud of the fact that he's a strong believer and he's prepared to stand up for what he believes in", Castle told reporters in Sydney on Tuesday.
He was extremely adamant that he was not going to skip steps in the recovery process this time around. The goal is to be ready for training camp "without a governor on", Luck added, meaning full participation with no limitations. But Luck assured on Monday, several times, that progress is happening, even if it's not in the public light. Just because you don't share everything doesn't mean you are not doing things.
One of the best sounds heard at these Commonwealth Games was the applause accompanying weightlifter Laurel Hubbard's arrival onto the 90kg+ platform at the Carrara Sports and Leisure Centre. "We all transition at a different rate, and a big factor that plays a part in that is your age", she said. Hubbard's presence had been criticised by some officials from rival countries, but she received a huge roar of support when she was introduced to the crowd.
Not only did victory deny City what captain Kompany had called a "once-in-a-lifetime opportunity" to clinch the title at home to their rivals but gave second-placed United a shot in the arm. Guardiola and Mourinho have a long-running rivalry dating back to their time in charge of Barcelona and Real Madrid respectively. He drove United on his shoulders and nearly single-handedly saved them from the cusp of humiliation.
Is Stanton's sluggish start concerning? Baltimore Orioles catcher Chance Sisco is not starting on Sunday against the New York Yankees . However, we need to remember that this is just the start of the season. It's way too early in the season to freak out. Giancarlo Stanton has struggled ever since his impressive Opening Day performance. Better days are certainly ahead for Stanton and he's going to hit a lot of dingers without question.
According to Kimberly Jones of the NFL Network , Beckham is expected to be on hand when the Giants open the first day of work of the Pat Shurmur administration. The Giants report to East Rutherford on Monday for the start of their offseason workout program, and it will be interesting to see if Beckham attends.
None of this is true, apparently because we will, actually, take Ranveer's word for it. Rumours were rife that the couple will have a destination wedding later this year. Ahh... we are eagerly waiting for that announcement. The " Padmaavat " actor said, "I can not say this will happen on this date in the future". He also said that DP was busy recuperating from her back problems and that both are at present very occupied and distracted.
Shock reports in France yesterday suggested Liverpool could make a stunning move for Fellaini in the summer. Fellaini is out of contract with the Red Devils at the end of the season, so will be free to join his next club for nothing when the summer transfer window opens.
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo opened the scoring in the Madrid derby, but it took Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann (L) just four minutes to find the equaliser as their La Liga match ended 1-1 draw on Sunday. On Griezmann, Atletico coach Diego Simeone said: "He is a great player, he did not have a good start to the season and he knows it and it is not easy to reinvent himself in the way he did in November, December".
Yadav, a native of Uttar Pradesh, had claimed a silver at last years Commonwealth Championships, her first event after making the jump from 63kg to 69kg category. The 35-year-old legend, a three-time gold medallist at CWG, defeated Harmeet Desai and G Sathiyan 3-0 and 3-1 respectively but the rest of his team fell apart against the Indians.
But the hardhips continued even after Sanjita sealed a spot in the India squad.She was the victim of official apathy as well.The Manipur government offered her the post of a police constable after she won gold in the women's 48 kg category at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, but the family regarded this as an affront.
Only five rookies have led a 45-win team in scoring in the history of the National Basketball Association. The Lakers are a very young team and you can see that as their top scorers are all at 16.2 points a game or less. Julius Randle and Josh Hart each scored 20 points , Brook Lopez added 18 points while Ivica Zubac chipped in with 14 points but no other player scored more than eight points.
That game against the Sabres and this game against the Bruins could very well mean nothing to the Panthers. The Panthers have gone 16-24 on the road and they have averaged 2.67 gpg and have allowed 3.13 gpg in those games. Anton Khudobin made 26 saves to get the win in net. If the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday, then both of these teams will have nothing to play for and I feel it will take the air out of both offenses.
In a way, his knock ensured Punjab had an easy course ahead. Delhi also made some excellent purchases at the auction - Glenn Maxwell , Colin Munro and Trent Boult . Earlier, Delhi struggled to put a strong foot forward and could only score a modest 166 on a good Mohali wicket . Delhi, on the other hand, will bank on the experience of two-time IPL winning captain Gambhir.
That followed a warning by U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday that there would be a "big price to pay" after medical aid groups reported dozens of people were killed by poison gas in a besieged rebel-held town in Syria. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a British-based monitor, said at least 14 people were killed including some fighters of various nationalities, a reference to Iranian-backed Shi'ite militia members, mostly from Iraq, Lebanon and Iran fighting alongside the Syrian ...
Participants in the protest included Ilaiyaraaja, Vijay, Vishal, Vijay Sethupathi, Dhanush, Karthi, Siva Karthikeyan, Vairamuthu, Lingusamy and several others. He said the ongoing protests should project the plight of small and underprivileged farmers for whom agriculture is the livelihood. Karnataka does not want the board to be set up as the state would then have to give up control over its dams.
Everybody knows how much quality City have got, and you could see it in the second-half at Anfield, when they were really pressing us. "We have the players to cope with that - we are a strong team, we are Liverpool. Guardiola said his side had not been clinical enough against United but defended Raheem Sterling , who started as a false No. 9 but missed a number of chances.
A mechanic's leg was in front of the vehicle and appeared to get broken pretty badly. It was the second time over the weekend that the Scuderia had a problem during a pit-stop, during the race simulation on Friday, it was Raikkonen again who left with a wheel not properly attached.
The attack killed and wounded several people, state-run news agency SANA reported, citing a military source. Pentagon officials say there is no truth to reports that the US has launched an attack against Assad bases in Syria, Wall Street Journal's Dion Nissenbaum said in tweet.
The Gunners head into the clash the favourite as they have managed to win all five all their last five games in all competition, while Southampton are who are now 18th in the Premier League log table are battling for safety in the League.
United pulled level by half-time and Andy Cole's victor six minutes from time was no more than they deserved. Aguero was denied by a brilliant De Gea save two minutes from time and Sterling then hit the post as United somehow held on for a famous win.
A look at the history books tells you this Masters is McIlroy's to win. Armed with a three-shot lead after 54 holes, Reed, the fiery, confrontational raging bull, channeled his emotions, held his nerve and called upon his considerable golf skills to withstand a host of the game's best players on a tense, wild Masters Sunday that had the staff handling the famous white scoreboards working overtime.
McIlroy birdied the second hole, but he played disappointing golf after that and did not make a serious run at the title. The 27-year-old was consistently stellar throughout the tournament, posting 69-66-67-71 during the four rounds. Standing on the 15th tee, McIlroy had already missed seven putts inside ten feet and four inside six feet. He had to settle for a 64. Standing on the 18 one shot back after his birdie putt on 17 burned the hole, Spieth knew he needed a birdie to give himself ...
The batting department in particular looks to be one of the best in the league. Earlier Rana struck twice in a sensational one-over spell before Mandeep Singh smashed a whirlwind 18-ball 37 to take Royal Challengers Bangalore to a challenging 176-7.
Busch failed to get up to speed on the first lap of the closing stage, which sent an accordion reaction throughout the field. "(Harvick was) probably just a tick faster overall, but I just had to make sure to do everything I could to hit all my marks and everything to focus on making sure that I did the right things to block his air a little bit", Busch said.
He sent a cross from Gareth Bale crashing past Jan Oblak on the volley, hitting the target for the 20th time in 10 games. However, Atletico left with a point to their name courtesy of Antoine Griezmann , who found the net four minutes later.
Miami Marlins left-hander Dillon Peters has made seven career starts in the major leagues. Shaky first inning Arrieta threw 32 pitches and struggled with control in a three-run first inning. Miguel Rojas hit a solo home run to left field and Braxton Lee brought home two runs with a single. Odubel Herrera lined a double, advanced on another wild pitch and scored on Nick Williams' single to cut it to 3-2.
He and outfielder A.J. Pollock were ejected for arguing calls. The comment immediately set Molina off, as the Cardinals catcher lunged at Lovullo, resulting in both benches clearing. Lovullo was conciliatory after the game and expressed regret for his behavior. "I just was going out there to talk about something with the umpire and was referencing something and used a poor choice of words and he took offense to it".
Unfortunately for Cleveland, it didn't matter much, as Lindor was stranded. "That was a really good throw", Francona said. Following devastating, disappointing finishes the past two postseasons, the Indians are hoping this is the year they end a 70-year World Series title drought, baseball's longest.
However, the reigning world champion almost had his race thrown in the bin when Max Verstappen - charging from 15th through the field - made contact with Hamilton on the second lap, landing the Dutchman with a puncture that ultimately led to his retirement.
But, the second-half spell was a sign of the pair returning to their forms when Chilean has now had four goals in his past two league plays for his side and Pogba is finally back on his scoring form since November. United are next in action against West Brom in the league next weekend, while before then City will host Liverpool in their Champions League quarter-final tie, trailing by three goals on aggregate.