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Arsenal boss Wenger in the dark as verdict looms

For Arsenal supporters, such a campaign - culminating in Saturday night's Cup triumph over Chelsea - probably feels like failure, even though they managed to deny their London rivals the satisfaction of doing the Cup and League double in the same season, a feat still rare enough (outside Manchester) to be cherished.


Bale 'not 100%' fit for Madrid in UCL final

Bale 'not 100%' fit for Madrid in UCL final

For instance, we have to figure out how their shape changes depending on whether Isco or Gareth Bale play. What is more, they have done all that whilst ending Barcelona's domestic dominance by winning La Liga for the first time in five years and lifting the European Super Cup and Club World Cup earlier in the season.


Kuznetsov senses upset over vulnerable Murray

Kuznetsov senses upset over vulnerable Murray

By now, it has come to be repeated, nearly ad nauseam , that the Murray of 2017 pales in comparison to the Murray of 2016 who claimed the world No 1 ranking on back of some scintillating performances. Elsewhere, number three seeds Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares were confident 6-3, 7-6 winners over Janko Tipsarevic and Viktor Troicki in the opening round of the men's doubles.


Cristiano Ronaldo confident Real Madrid are

Cristiano Ronaldo confident Real Madrid are "better team" than Juventus

Zidane even raised the possibility of starting BOTH against the Italian champions. Set against those mishaps were his 89th-minute strike to snatch a 4-3 win from 3-1 down over Espanyol in his first season which sparked Madrid's unlikely title win in 2007 and three prolific campaigns in which he scored more than 20 league goals .



Thousands pack streets of Huddersfield to celebrate promotion

The challenge now is to ensure that inspirational German manager David Wagner remains on board. "This is all part of it coming together and we really want to see this being a focus for building up the life of everyone here and that's something as Bishop I am privileged to support".



State of Origin I, Queensland v New South Wales

In 2009 he was named New South Wales' player of the series on the wing -- on the wing! Brisbane redemption has been a long time coming at State of Origin level for Mitchell Pearce. Next year there could be half the side gone. However, my best bet comes in the total points market - unders has been a favourite of mine in this game over the years and I'm sticking with a winning formula.