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Sports Klopp hails ‘genius’ Alexander-Arnold after Liverpool slay Barcelona
Author: 0 Klopp hails ‘genius’ Alexander-Arnold after Liverpool slay Barcelona

They simply had to deliver a devastating attacking display - all the more hard with injuries to key forwards Mo Salah and Roberto Firmino - and produce a clean sheet. His low shot was parried out by Barca keeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen but straight to Origi who slotted home. First the Dutchman slotted home a Trent Alexander-Arnold cutback on 54 minutes, before rising highest to head in a Xherdan Shaqiri cross.

Sports Rashid And Nabi's Sunrisers Qualify For Playoffs In IPL
Author: 0 Rashid And Nabi's Sunrisers Qualify For Playoffs In IPL

But CSK will be happy to return to their den to take on table-topper MI, probably its biggest IPL rival, to decide which team seals a spot in the final. - Mumbai Indians (@ mipaltan ) May 5, 2019That's that from the league stage of the #VIVOIPL . The Kings XI Punjab went on to beat Chennai Super Kings by six wickets and 12 balls to spare.

Sports Jason Pierre-Paul's Season & Possible Career Over After Single-Car Accident
Author: 0 Jason Pierre-Paul's Season & Possible Career Over After Single-Car Accident

Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Jason Pierre Paul could miss the entire upcoming season after sustaining a fractured neck injury in a vehicle accident last week, ESPN's Adam Schefter reports. After going through more than enough adversity with this hand injury, Pierre-Paul will now have an even tougher obstacle to overcome with what can arguably be considered a career ending neck injury.

Sports We’re in good Kompany: Aymeric Laporte hails Man City captain’s influence
Author: 0 We’re in good Kompany: Aymeric Laporte hails Man City captain’s influence

It doesn't matter to him - he likes the pressure, embraces it and he gets even better for that. "He is one of the biggest players this club has ever seen and I hope he can stay with us a few more years, of course". With Liverpool 3-0 down from their Champions League semi-final first leg against Barcelona and second in the table, it is looking increasingly likely that they will end the season without a trophy, but one supporter who called into talkSPORT's Andy Goldstein believes that the ...

Sports Warner, Smith feature as Australia beat New Zealand
Author: 0 Warner, Smith feature as Australia beat New Zealand

Former captain Smith, 29, and vice-captain Warner, 32, were given 12-month bans and fined for their roles in the ball tampering incident in March 2018. But he exploded to life once scurrying through to get off the mark, pulling a six over midwicket and peppering the boundary between point and mid-off with a series of immaculately-timed drives.

Sports John Campbell audio | West Indies beat Ireland by 196 runs
Author: 0 John Campbell audio | West Indies beat Ireland by 196 runs

The partnership is the second highest of all-time after only fellow countryman Chris Gayle and Marlon Samuels' 372-run stand against Zimbabwe in Canberra during the 2015 World Cup. Some key players are still involved with the Indian Premier League as they are set to return after May 12. They scored just 37 runs from the first 10 overs, but then motored along, adding 222 runs in the next 30 overs and 106 runs from the final 44 deliveries they faced.

Sports Kentucky Derby: State horse racing commission denies appeal
Author: 0 Kentucky Derby: State horse racing commission denies appeal

Hopefully it doesn't develop into anything serious. "Acknowledging the horse's removal from Triple Crown consideration because of the disqualification, the owner said there is "really no need" to run a horse back in two weeks". "The horse will be better off long term with the rest", West added. The KHRC's decision can after West's legal team filed the appeal to the commission based in Lexington, Kentucky.

Sports Barca's Dembele a doubt for Liverpool trip with hamstring problem
Author: 0 Barca's Dembele a doubt for Liverpool trip with hamstring problem

There was still time for one more in the 88th minute as VAR spotted a handball by Wague in the area and Aspas converted to confirm a crucial win. First, he alerted Barca goalkeeper Cillesen with a not very powerful header, then three minutes later he scored the winning goal with a fabulous finishing shot of a center by Boudebouz to make it 1-0 at minute 67.

Sports Giants escape 8-run hole, top Reds in 11 innings
Author: 0 Giants escape 8-run hole, top Reds in 11 innings

Crawford followed with his first homer of the season and second career pinch-hit homer deep into the right field seats, lifting the Giants to their third win in four games. Roark (2-1) allowed four hits, two runs and two walks while improving to 7-1 in nine career games against the Giants. "I didn't do anything different in the sixth inning", Castillo said.

Sports Trump Calls out Kentucky Derby Decision to Disqualify Winner
Author: 0 Trump Calls out Kentucky Derby Decision to Disqualify Winner

What they decided was a Kentucky Derby first: The horse that crossed the line first, didn't win. The full order of finish of the 145th Kentucky Derby is here. I'm thrilled with everybody that's worked with the horse, and I think they deserve the win. The official ProTalk Football account also got in on the joke, poking fun at the fact that Maximum Security might have broken the rules.

Sports 3 moves Ken Holland must make to improve the Edmonton Oilers
Author: 0 3 moves Ken Holland must make to improve the Edmonton Oilers

He signed a two-year extension in 2018, but the organization brought in Steve Yzerman as its new GM and executive vice president on April 19. Holland will report to Oilers CEO Bob Nicholson. and Mrs. Ilitch and my mentor, Jim Devellano, had the confidence in me to hire me as the Red Wings general manager", Holland said when Yzerman was introduced as his replacement.

Sports W Series leaders Chadwick and Powell troubled by gearbox issue
Author: 0 W Series leaders Chadwick and Powell troubled by gearbox issue

Should Chadwick's impressive form continue over the remaining five rounds, her C.V - which already includes that of the first female Formula 3 victor - could see her move up the motor racing ladder. Garcia said that while she had found it hard to downshift in some corners, she had not suffered as much of a problem with the issue as Chadwick and Powell.

Sports Tribunal finds Folau guilty of 'high-level' conduct breach
Author: 0 Tribunal finds Folau guilty of 'high-level' conduct breach

Other lesser sanctions the 30-year-old now faces include suspension and/or a fine. The athlete, who plays for both the Wallabies, Australia's national team, and the New South Wales Waratahs, was judged to have committed a " high-level breach " of Rugby Australia's code of conduct at a disciplinary hearing on Tuesday (May 7).

Sports Swarm of bees briefly delays Reds game
Author: 0 Swarm of bees briefly delays Reds game

A Reds helmet and sunglasses finished the look. The Reds were buzzing Monday afternoon - no, really! According to MLB.com , a grounds worker at Great American Ball Park had to be brought onto the field to spray bee repellent. The game was forced into extra innings to break a 1-1 tie. The A's seemed to be well on their way towards putting the game away after a pair of run-scoring RBIs by Kendrys Morales and Stephen Piscotty sent two players across home plate.

Sports 'There's Nothing About This Manchester United Team I Like'
Author: 0 'There's Nothing About This Manchester United Team I Like'

Club officials said that the France forward was injured. United missed countless opportunities to double their lead from then on, and they were punished for it when Isaac Mbenza scored from a counter attack, putting the ball through David de Gea's legs in a one-on-one.

Sports Giannis again leads Bucks past Celtics to grab 3-1 series lead
Author: 0 Giannis again leads Bucks past Celtics to grab 3-1 series lead

With a win, the Bucks could extend their series lead to 3-1, an all-but insurmountable lead in a seven-game series. Otherwise, tonight was the last time the Celtics will play at home this season, and it could be the last time Kyrie plays at home in a Boston uniform.

Sports Islanders goalie sends heartfelt tweet after team is swept out of playoffs
Author: 0 Islanders goalie sends heartfelt tweet after team is swept out of playoffs

Teuvo Teravainen and Greg McKegg scored 66 seconds apart in the second period, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the New York Islanders 5-2 on Friday night to sweep their second-round series. If they were going to bring it, they should have done it in Game 2 or Game 3 . When they need a goal in the third period, they get it. The Islanders' offense was led by the Jordan Eberle-Mat Barzal tandem in round one, but they were nearly completely shut down in round two.

Sports Captain Jagielka hoping to extend Everton stay
Author: 0 Captain Jagielka hoping to extend Everton stay

But if the side were to qualify we should be positive and see it as a chance to help attract better players to further boost the squad. Everton´s Phil Jagielka during the lap of honour after the Premier League match at Goodison Park, Liverpool.

Sports Warriors told to prioritze Klay Thompson over Kevin Durant
Author: 0 Warriors told to prioritze Klay Thompson over Kevin Durant

This puts NY behind only the Bucks (9-2), Celtics (7-1) and 76ers (10-1) in the Eastern Conference, which is a significant jump from its 15th-place finish with a 17-65 record this season. The Warriors are listed at 7-4 at the SuperBook to win next season's title. "Before Durant, [the Warriors] were still the best team", Sherman, vice president of risk at the SuperBook, told ESPN .

Sports Vardy can hurt any team - Rodgers warns Man City
Author: 0 Vardy can hurt any team - Rodgers warns Man City

After Monday's triumph, though, you can be sure that City will do everything possible to ensure that how Liverpool fares doesn't matter either way. City enjoyed a lap of honour in front of their fans after their last home game of the campaign but their minds quickly turned to Sunday's challenge against 17th placed Brighton - who showed their resilience in a 1-1 draw at Arsenal on Sunday.

Sports Donald Trump To Honour Tiger Woods
Author: 0 Donald Trump To Honour Tiger Woods

Open - restored his stature as one of golf's greatest champions, completing an unparalleled comeback after he struggled for years to overcome a back injury, as well as move past personal adversity following his divorce from Elin Nordegren, after Woods' rampant infidelity poured out in public.

Sports Maximum Security owner to appeal; no Preakness
Author: 0 Maximum Security owner to appeal; no Preakness

Only in these days of political correctness could such an overturn occur. West said Maximum Security , who was ridden by Luis Saez for trainer Jason Servis, is unlikely to run in the second race, with his chance of sealing the treble nearly certainly gone.

Sports Maximum Security out of Preakness; owner blasts 'greedy' Kentucky Derby
Author: 0 Maximum Security out of Preakness; owner blasts 'greedy' Kentucky Derby

West said Maximum Security will not be running in The Preakness Stakes, since he sees no reason to have the worse run again in two weeks when the possibility of the Triple Crown has now been taken away. First-place finisher Dancer's Image tested positive for a prohibited medication, and Kentucky racing officials ordered the purse money to be redistributed.

Sports Rory McIlroy positioned for run at third Wells Fargo Championship
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy positioned for run at third Wells Fargo Championship

But he rebounded with birdies on the 14th and 15th holes as he showed glimpses of the form that gave him seven straight top-10 finishes to start the year, including victory at The Players Championship in March. "I went to some low, low places. I just didn't make any putts", Dahmen said. He had just three birdies, which wasn't enough to offset his two bogeys - one on the front and back nine.

Sports Federer having fun on Madrid dirt
Author: 0 Federer having fun on Madrid dirt

Nadal still seeks his first title of 2019 after losses to eventual champions Fabio Fognini in Monte-Carlo and Thiem in Barcelona . The 37-year-old Swiss opted out of the clay swing the last two seasons but announced in January that he was ready to make a return to the surface this year.

Sports Alex Cora Confirms He Will Not Attend Red Sox’s White House Visit
Author: 0 Alex Cora Confirms He Will Not Attend Red Sox’s White House Visit

El Nuevo Dia said Cora has declined the invitation because Puerto Rico , where he was born, continues to struggle to recover from Hurricane Maria , which hit the island in September 2017. In addition to Cora, David Price , Mookie Betts and Rafael Devers are also those set to skip the World Series celebration to be held at the White House on Thursday.

Sports Salah ruled out for Barcelona visit with concussion
Author: 0 Salah ruled out for Barcelona visit with concussion

On Saturday in the Reds' match with Newcastle, superstar attacker Mohamed Salah was carted off in tears in the second half after a collision with Newcastle goalkeeper Martin Dubravka . Defender Trent Alexander-Arnold said Liverpool would have to be fearless to have a chance of progressing. How many times have we been written off and people think, "OK, this isn't going to be our game" or whatever? The Liverpool manager fielded Dutch midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum in his forward three ...

Sports Knight fall: Sun rise to qualify for playoffs after KKR’s defeat
Author: 0 Knight fall: Sun rise to qualify for playoffs after KKR’s defeat

So if Andre Russell showcasing his unmatched strength and power with the bat in the IPL 2019 was not enough, the Kolkata Knight Riders' power-hitter will now be treating his fans with his Bollywood debut single. Lynn and Gill started slowly before they started playing their big shots. While Robin Uthappa scored 40, he could not find his groove and needed as many as 47 balls to score those many runs.

Sports Derby To Face Leeds United In Championship Playoff After Win
Author: 0 Derby To Face Leeds United In Championship Playoff After Win

Frank Lampard's men will now join Leeds United, West Brom and Aston Villa in the battle for promotion to the top-flight, with Norwich City and Sheffield United already sure of going up by finishing in the top two. The relegated sides are Rotherham, Bolton and Ipswich. Fresh from scoring the goal that won promotion, Mario Vrancic's 86th minute strike on the counter also secured the title and a 2-1 win at a Villa side previously unbeaten in 12 games.

Sports Robertson not expecting Man City slip-up against Leicester
Author: 0 Robertson not expecting Man City slip-up against Leicester

And the prospect of making history would bring Guardiola's squad a huge windfall. Although City need to win at the Etihad, it appears that Guardiola will be instructing his team on how to handle Vardy. "That's why, arriving at this stage, two games left with 92 points, after 100 points [last season], is the most satisfaction I've had as a manager".

Sports Five stats to know from Kawhi Leonard's epic Game 4 performance
Author: 0 Five stats to know from Kawhi Leonard's epic Game 4 performance

The Toronto Raptors , led by forward Kawhi Leonard , meet the Philadelphia 76ers , led by center Joel Embiid , in Game 4 of their best of seven NBA Eastern Conference Playoffs series on Sunday, May 5, 2019 (5/5/19) at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia , Pennsylvania.

Sports England survive scare, beat Ireland by 4 wickets
Author: 0 England survive scare, beat Ireland by 4 wickets

Plunkett, who finished as England's standout bowler with 4-35, and Curran picked apart the Ireland lower order as the hosts were all out with 11 balls to play. The Sussex all-rounder's global career has been the subject of intense speculation after he became eligible to play for England in March. Play began two hours late due to a sodden outfield, with the contest reduced to 45 overs a side as a result.

Sports Mariano Brace Leads Real Madrid To 3-2 Win Over Villarreal
Author: 0 Mariano Brace Leads Real Madrid To 3-2 Win Over Villarreal

Zidane's team have delivered a series of underwhelming performances, most recently in a 0-0 draw with Getafe and 1-0 defeat to Rayo Vallecano . Pogba had also added to the doubts surrounding his future by saying that "all players dream of playing for Real Madrid ".

Sports Huddersfield Town vs. Manchester United - Football Match Report
Author: 0 Huddersfield Town vs. Manchester United - Football Match Report

Solskjaer also conceded that, on balance, United deserved to only play Europa League football next season after an underwhelming campaign. Huddersfield will finish the season bottom despite picking up a point against United. The relationships between the right side, left side, the centre-backs. Sanchez is a big expensive mistake - one United have made before and will, you suspect, make again.

Sports England end season as top-ranked ODI team
Author: 0 England end season as top-ranked ODI team

In the Test rankings , England has overtaken Australia to sit at the fourth spot, whereas, New Zealand (111) have maintained the second spot by picking three crucial points . It is said that three of the four teams were granted ODI status at the end of the World Cricket League Division 2 and those teams will join the rankings once they have played the necessary eight qualifying matches.