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Chelsea, Spurs dominate Premier League player nominations

Chelsea, Spurs dominate Premier League player nominations

Chelsea are marching towards the title, proving any doubters wrong by scoring 10 goals and conceding just once in three successive victories since their defeat at Old Trafford. A win in any of their remaining games against West Brom, Watford or Sunderland would have done the trick. Chelsea have now won five Premier League titles since Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich bought the club in 2003, but this one is arguably the most impressive considering they finished a woeful 10th last ...


Spurs' Kawhi Leonard ruled out for Game 2 vs Warriors

Spurs' Kawhi Leonard ruled out for Game 2 vs Warriors

That wasn't enough for ABC analyst Jeff Van Gundy, who argued that Pachulia should have been called for a flagrant one for intentionally sliding under Leonard, which both players denied. Instead, the Warriors now have a 76.64% chance of moving ahead to the NBA Finals.and that's assuming Kawhi Leonard comes back in Game 2 completely healthy.


I put trophies above finishing top four - Mourinho takes swipe at Wenger

I put trophies above finishing top four - Mourinho takes swipe at Wenger

The Red Devils were beaten 2-1 in the host's final game at White Hart Lane, after making eight changes to the side that qualified for the Europa League Final in the week. " When people say that we gambled by going for the Europa League , we didn't gamble ", Mourinho said earlier. "I don't want my players to feel the Europa League is our competition".



Warriors face their biggest challenge yet against Spurs

Stephen Curry could only chuckle at that one. Golden State won 110-98. Warriors assistant Mike Brown has been filling in for coach Steve Kerr, who remains sidelines with symptoms from complications following two back surgeries two years ago.



Spurs Return to Western Conference Finals

Despite Leonard's absence, the Spurs throttled Houston 114-75 in Game 6 at the Toyota Center to advance to their first Western Conference Finals since 2014. They rumbled to an NBA-high 67 wins this season, including a big late March road victory in San Antonio. "I don't think too much about carrying over this, that, or the other".



Madrid Open: Nadal top Goffin to reach semis

In another match , Frenchman Benoit Paire upset third-seeded Swiss Stan Wawrinka 7-5, 4-6, 6-2 to reach the round of 16 of the tournament. Djokovic had battled back from 3-0 down in the deciding set in his opening match against Nicolas Almagro in the Spanish capital on Wednesday.