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White Sox game postponed by rain

White Sox game postponed by rain

Chicago is 15-16 overall, 6-6 at home and 17-12 with the under. The Minnesota Twins' Kennys Vargas (19) is congratulated by teammate Eddie Rosario (20) after Vargas hit a two-run home run in the fourth inning against the Chicago White Sox at Guaranteed Rate Field in Chicago on Tuesday, May 9, 2017.


Las Vegas Raiders stadium to be ready for 2020 season

Las Vegas Raiders stadium to be ready for 2020 season

Construction of a 65,000-seat domed football stadium is expected to begin in January and be completed by June 2020 , giving the Raiders three months to move in before their first NFL regular-season game. "Plus or minus September, (in that) timeframe there's going to be a flurry of activity right in that 45- or 60-day window", Hill said this week. Since the relocation was granted, there has not been a clear timeline on when the Raiders would actually leave Oakland and head to their new ...


Carragher not so keen on Michael Keane

Carragher not so keen on Michael Keane

Two former representatives of both clubs now turned pundits in Jamie Carragher and Gary Neville have given their take on the young defender, with doubt the common factor despite their shared admiration of his ability. Dejan Lovren and Joel Matip are the current favoured centre-back partnership at the club, backed up by Ragnar Klavan and Lucas Leiva. When Shaw was struck down by injury just nine minutes into last month's game against Swansea, Mourinho rather sarcastically suggested afterwards ...


Ronaldo's £3m for Champions League final win

Ronaldo's £3m for Champions League final win

In his five-and-a-half seasons at the helm of Atletico, Simeone's team have become worthy rivals for Real domestically. After last week's 3-0 loss, Atletico threatened to pull off an improbable comeback in their final European match at the iconic stadium thanks to quick-fire goals from Saul Niguez and Antoine Griezmann, but Isco's 42nd-minute strike extinguished those hopes.


'Bairstow unlikely to start in Champions Trophy'

'Bairstow unlikely to start in Champions Trophy'

England's decision to play just one frontline spinner in Adil Rashid against Ireland offered Root more opportunities to bowl and at Lord's he got through 10 overs in a one-day worldwide for the first time. Eoin Morgan has poured cold water on the idea of rejigging the balance of his England one-day team to accommodate Jonny Bairstow, with the Yorkshireman's likeliest route into the side for the Champions Trophy remaining an injury to a first-choice player.


Real Madrid were never afraid of Atletico comeback, insists Marcelo

Real Madrid were never afraid of Atletico comeback, insists Marcelo

Zinedine Zidane was left in awe of Karim Benzema 's brilliant piece of skill that helped Real Madrid to reach the Champions League final at the expense of Atletico Madrid on Wednesday. We all knew Real madrid would win. "Our first half was almost ideal but that great play by Benzema cost us". Everyone deserves credit, I'll take some of it, but it's particularly down to the squad, they are the ones who run, fight, work, suffer and do their best to achieve things.