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Ian Wright: Why Arsene Wenger deserves credit for 'brave' Arsenal decision

Former Atletico Madrid loanee Courtois reflected on the disappointment of missing out on the FA Cup , with Aaron Ramsey heading the winner after Victor Moses was dismissed for a second yellow card after being deemed to have dived. Saving their best for last, Alexis Sanchez put Arsenal ahead with a controversial early opener that was allowed to stand despite an apparent handball.


Arsenal beats Chelsea 2-1 to win FA Cup

Arsenal beats Chelsea 2-1 to win FA Cup

The Blues, who had earlier this month claimed the Premier League title, missed out on the double after a 2-1 defeat by the Gunners at Wembley on Saturday. I kept patting him on the back, being friendly, while Rob kept on talking to him. That's why I said it's not about popularity, it's about outcome. "It's the board who has to decide who will lead the club in the future and I have after to decide if they want me, do I say yes or no".



French Open 2017: Top seed Kerber crashes out in opening round

In a way, her premature exit from Roland Garros might be a bit of a relief for Kerber, who can now switch her focus to the grass, where she made the Wimbledon final a year ago. "I know in the last years I had always up and downs and right now, of course, I'm in actually the down feeling", she concedes. She was undecided until late last week whether to even try to play in the French Open .


Five questions Arsene Wenger must answer when he faces the Arsenal board

Five questions Arsene Wenger must answer when he faces the Arsenal board

It salvaged some pride for the beleaguered Wenger who has been on the brink of getting the boot after failing to secure a Champions League spot. "They played a good game", the Belgian told BBC Sport . "I invite you one day to live with me and one thing you can not question is my commitment". I do want to be a manager. "I am a forgiving man", he said .



Hornqvist set to return for Pens, Fisher for Preds in Game 1

The team embraced them and continues to have an open door policy for newcomers. P.K. Subban appeared to score with a wrister from atop the right circle, but Penguins video coach Andy Saucier saw something and Sullivan challenged. The momentum in the opening period seemed to shift before Malkin scored the first goal of the game on a power play . The Predators had what would have been the game's first goal wiped out by a coach's challenge.



World No. 1 Angelique Kerber Suffers Shocking First Round Exit

American tennis great Serena Williams pulled out of the French Open after announcing her pregnancy. After racing into a 5-1 lead, courtesy of a double break, Makarova closed out the opening set in 33 minutes. While I'm sure Kvitova will hit a physical wall at some point due to the lack of matches under her belt, she played well enough to win another match and advance to the third round.