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Cloud Computing nips Classic Empire in Preakness

Cloud Computing nips Classic Empire in Preakness

And by putting $28.80 to win , $8.60 to place and $6.00 to show in wallets, Cloud Computing rewarded his faithful with the biggest winning payout in a Triple Crown race since Mine That Bird returned $103.20 for his stunning 2009 Kentucky Derby victory.



Djokovic beats del Potro to reach Italian Open semifinals

Zverev, at 20, was the youngest on the ATP Tour since Novak Djokovic won Miami in 2007 at the age of 19. It's unbelievable to see going back 10, 12 years ago when he was only a boy going around with his racquet and, you know, fast-forward to this day that we are gonna play in the finals of one of the biggest events in the world.


Cavs break record in crushing Celtics

Cavs break record in crushing Celtics

But they struggled through it without Isaiah Thomas, who missed the second half with what the Celtics termed a right hip strain. It is unclear when he sustained the injury. James asked. "My only job is to try to be the MVP for this team every night, put my teammates, put our franchise in position to be successful and ultimately compete for a championship".


Antonio Conte backs Gary Cahill to succeed John Terry as Chelsea captain

Antonio Conte backs Gary Cahill to succeed John Terry as Chelsea captain

Kante has scored one league goal (against Manchester United) and provided one assist this season, but it is his ability to break up play, shield Chelsea's defence and launch attacks that has been key for the team. Conte added: "We have the possibility to write our name in history with this achievement: 30 wins". Conte told Chelsea TV: "We could become the first team to reach this target".


Conte ready to discard players who want out at Chelsea

Conte ready to discard players who want out at Chelsea

The team could also still do the double if they beat Arsenal in the FA Cup final next weekend. These two sides have met twice on the final day in the Premier League era, with the most recent encounter coming in 2014-15 at Stamford Bridge, when Chelsea also ended the season as Champions.



Kevin Durant, Draymond Green believe Kawhi Leonard will play in Game 3

The Cavaliers are 8-0 through two playoff rounds, so at least for now, they're flirting with that monkey, too, and the Warriors are more than happy to share the burden of such improbable expectations. The record National Basketball Association playoff start of 11-0 was accomplished twice by the Los Angeles Lakers, in 2001 when they dropped only one game on the way to the title and in 1989 when they reached the final only to be swept by Detroit.