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Wasps stunned as England lock Joe Launchbury misses out on Lions squad

In the 2013 tour, nine players were summoned as injury cover so all is not lost for those who missed out on what is regarded as the toughest assignment in world rugby: Earning a series win in New Zealand. One of the things about our 10s is that all of them are strong defenders and that's going to be paramount in that channel, having players who can get off the line.


Real Madrid v Bayern Munich Betting Tips

Real Madrid v Bayern Munich Betting Tips

It's an honour for me because it's a very hard number. However the score could have been well different if Vidal would not have missed the penalty at the last minute before the break when Bayern led 1-0. Antoine Griezmann's disputed first-half penalty gave Atletico Madrid a slender 1-0 victory over Leicester City at the Vicente Calderon in Madrid on Wednesday.


Rangers focusing on playing better in Game 4 vs. Canadiens

Rangers focusing on playing better in Game 4 vs. Canadiens

Carey Price stopped 32 of the 34 shots against him for Montreal but was far from his best in Game 4. Nash broke a 1-1 tie 4:28 into the second period with his second of the playoffs and his 14th in 69 career Stanley Cup playoff games.



Seven former Cats gear up for NBA Playoffs

Their defensive indifference, which caused Coach Scott Brooks to compare their high-scoring affairs to "old-school ABA games", turned back into the grit that defined most of the year. Key matchup: How the Wizards guard Dwight Howard . Luckily, Malcolm Delaney ducked right in time . How long can they maintain their current upswing? Sunday marked a full season for Millsap in the playoffs; it was his 82nd postseason game.



Hat trick hero Ronaldo first to 100 Champions League goals

Cristiano Ronaldo may have dominated the headlines on the pitch as his hat-trick fired the defending European champion to a 6-3 aggregate victory, yet the scenes in the stands at the Bernabeu provided an unfortunate sideshow. "Manuel Neuer suffered a fracture to his left foot in the 4-2 defeat away to Real Madrid according to an initial diagnosis". Thomas Mueller said he found it hard to blame a referee for a defeat "but today there's no way around it".



San Francisco Giants place Buster Posey on seven-day DL

Posey was hit in the back of the head with a fastball from Diamondbacks pitcher Taijuan Walker on Monday and is considered to possibly have a concussion. In his second start of the season Miller went five innings and surrendered three runs. Now that their skid is over, they wait to find out when they'll get their All-Star catcher back.