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Mohit has last laugh as Kings XI beat Mumbai by 7 runs

Mohit has last laugh as Kings XI beat Mumbai by 7 runs

Guptill (36 off 18 balls) and captain Glenn Maxwell (47 off 21) provided explosive assistance to the wicketkeeper as Kings XI thundered their way to a massive 230-3. For KKR, skipper Gautam Gambhir (454 runs), Chris Lynn (285 runs in five games) and allrounder Chris Woakes (17 wickets) could prove the most influential.



Washington Wizards: 3 keys to victory in Game 7 over Boston

The Celtics were buoyed for good reason. Most recently, the Big Three team of Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Ray Allen saw their season, and ultimately their title window, end in a 101-88 road loss to LeBron James and the Miami Heat in Game Seven of the 2012 Eastern Conference finals (despite a Rajon Rondo triple-double).


Terry Francona roasts Kevin Cash

Terry Francona roasts Kevin Cash

According to MLB.com's Jordan Bastian , Francona said he had "something small" planned for his former bullpen coach. In 2015, he played some tame pranks on Cash. Still, more than double Cash's, though. Cash has yet to retaliate, but Francona should probably expect something when the Indians travel to Tampa Bay to open a four-game set August 10.


Conte leads Chelsea to title

Conte leads Chelsea to title

Chelsea were organised, competitive and devastating on the break as they recovered from trailing to a Gary Cahill own-goal with efforts from Diego Costa, Eden Hazard and Willian. "I think in every season there are moments you have to find always the right solution, " Conte added. Howe and Dyche have been recognised for also retaining their respective clubs' status in the Premier League, while Pochettino and Pulis have enjoyed sterling campaigns in charge of Spurs and the Baggies.


Freeman hits 3-run HR, Braves beat Blue Jays 10

Freeman hits 3-run HR, Braves beat Blue Jays 10

Colon brushed off an illness and got his first victory in a month, and the Braves snapped Toronto's five-game win streak with a 10-6 victory over the Blue Jays on Monday. Mike Ohlman collected his first big league hit and RBI in the fourth inning. Swanson hit a single to drive in a run, but was thrown out trying for a double by right fielder Jose Bautista .



Arsene Wenger urges Arsenal fans not to boycott Sunderland game

As such, plans, preparations and apprehensions are being made by fans, players and manager alike for the Gunners' first season without Champions League since Arsene Wenger took the helm in 1996. "We have a little bit of a problem with Koscielny but we should have everyone available", Wenger told a news conference on Monday. Wenger said: " I congratulate Chelsea on what they've done but when they play in Europe it'll be a different story ".