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Bale limps out of El Clasico

Bale limps out of El Clasico

Modric had a fierce long-range drive kept out by Ter Stegen as Madrid looked to respond, but the first half ended level after Barca protests for Casemiro to be given a second yellow card for his third foul of the match were ignored. Navas was again called into action on 59 minutes - his reflex save denying Pique's header after a corner-kick situation. They were more organized and more aggressive, even snatching an equalizer while playing with 10 men.


Murphy, Scherzer slam Mets as Nats win 7th straight, 6-3

Murphy, Scherzer slam Mets as Nats win 7th straight, 6-3

Murphy hit an early grand slam against his former team, Scherzer pitched eight fiery innings and the Washington Nationals topped NY 6-3 on Sunday night for their seventh straight victory. ET), and then vote on the most clutch player in baseball. With 1,040 extra-base hits, Beltran is one behind Pete Rose for third among switch hitters, behind Eddie Murray (1,099) and Chipper Jones (1,055).



Playing in back three with Koscielny comfortable for me - Arsenal youngster Holding

Cape Town - Arsenal's Laurent Koscielny was happy after his team's win at Middlesbrough on Monday, saying it was important for the Gunners to hit back after four straight defeats away from home. But despite the crucial win, as the Gunners try desperately to claw their way back in to the top four and snatch Champions League football for next season, Wenger says the three-man tactic is not a long-term plan.


The best player in history - Suarez congratulates Messi

The best player in history - Suarez congratulates Messi

As it usually happens in El Classico, emotions started to affect the game. "The 2-2 (goal) was a awful blow but players were able to come back in the last breath - the happy ending that we all wanted at Barcelona". Despite that, Madrid still found the strength to equalize in the 85th with substitute James Rodriguez. "We thought we could score the third goal, but it's risky to press up front when you are playing with 10 men".



Mercedes driver Hamilton wins Chinese GP from pole

Hamilton was left without much of a challenge at the front of the pack after striking lucky with an early safety vehicle that allowed him to swap from intermediate to dry tyres, with Vettel losing out after stopping under the Virtual Safety auto a couple of laps prior.


Bulls will handle Celtics in opening round

Bulls will handle Celtics in opening round

No one would blame Thomas for missing a game. They were maddeningly inconsistent, which meant that the team, nor its fan base, knew which group of players were going to show up for each game. Chicago won despite shooting 8-for-25 from 3-point range. A frenetic pace was just the way he liked it, controlling it enough early to withstand a Celtics storm and then being able to cede space to Jimmy Butler and Dwyane Wade to close the night and send the Celtics faithful to the exits with a ...