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Scott Dixon grabs Indy 500 spotlight, robbery aside

Franchitti is a three-time Indianapolis 500 victor who retired following a massive crash at the 2013 IndyCar race in Houston. IMPD arrested two juvenile suspects after they allegedly robbed the Indy drivers at gunpoint. One day after four-time Champ Car champion Sebastien Bourdais had surgery to fix multiple fractures in his pelvis, team owner Dale Coyne named James Davison the replacement.



Kimi Raikkonen to start from pole at Monaco GP

This handed the final points-paying position to Kevin Magnussen and - with Romain Grosjean in eighth - the Haas F1 Team finished with both cars in the points for the first time in the team's history. Championship leader Sebastian Vettel is ahead of teammate Kimi Raikkonen , meaning a 1-2 finish is possible. His form failed to improve in qualifying, twice wobbling on the track after losing grip on his auto.


Real Madrid pull back from talks for Man Utd keeper De Gea

Real Madrid pull back from talks for Man Utd keeper De Gea

Despite his limited time on the pitch, he still managed to record 20 goals and 6 assists, becoming Madrid's second-best goalscorer behind only Cristiano Ronaldo , who netted 40 goals in 45 appearances. If the Gazzetta are to be believed, however, Morata will likely not be that man. Should the Spain striker leave the West London club, his compatriot may well be replacing him in the summer .


Wainwright baffles Rockies over 7 innings in Cards' 3-0 win

Wainwright baffles Rockies over 7 innings in Cards' 3-0 win

Wainwright gave up three singles in seven innings, allowed two batters to reach second base and retired the final 10 batters he faced in a 109-pitch outing that included one walk and six strikeouts. All night throwing slow curveballs, and more and more and more slow curveballs. "It doesn't matter how hard he throws, as long as he has that curve in his back pocket".



John Daly looks to carry winning momentum into Senior PGA Championship

The four-time major victor was assessed a two-shot penalty and shot a 1-under 71 to lie five shots off the lead. "I can't emphasise how big a week it was for me at Sawgrass", Poulter said. In addition to reconstruction, all 18 greens were stripped of their old turf and reseeded. 8, 11, 14 and 16 were completely rebuilt and another five were partially rebuilt.



US National Security Adviser 'not concerned' with Kushner, Russia back-channel allegations

Reuters reported last week that a proposal for a back channel was discussed between McMaster's predecessor Mike Flynn and the Russian ambassador as Trump prepared to take office. At home, Robert Mueller's appointment as special counsel is likely to alleviate pressure on the White House to respond on every developments in the Russian probe involving President Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner, which has grabbed headlines.