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Heineken beats expectations with beer volume increase

In Africa, Middle East & Eastern Europe market conditions remain challenging, adversely impacting volume", Chief Executive Jean-Francois van Boxmeer said in a statement. Heineken shares rose more than 1% in the opening hour of trading in Amsterdam to change hands at €81.39 each in Amsterdam, extending their three-month gain to just under 15%.


Leake, Piscotty lead Cardinals past Nationals, 6-1

Leake, Piscotty lead Cardinals past Nationals, 6-1

Mike Leake outpitched Max Scherzer , Stephen Piscotty homered and had five RBIs, and the Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 6-1 on Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep. Piscotty gave the Cardinal a 1-0 lead in the first as he slammed a 95 mile-per-hour fastball from Scherzer for an RBI double. White Sox 2, Indians 1: Derek Holland held Cleveland hitless until the sixth inning and late fill-in Matt Davidson had a two-run single for Chicago.



All that matters is the Cavs' 2-0 series lead

As mentioned above, Cleveland was a well-oiled machine offensively. They closed out their regular season with four consecutive losses and some pundits felt they looked vulnerable heading into the postseason. He hasn't been sidestepping anything. George's recent criticism comes days after he chided C.J. Miles for taking and missing the game-winning shot attempt in Game 1.


Ferrari diver Kimi Raikkonen looking to improve after disappointing start to season

Ferrari diver Kimi Raikkonen looking to improve after disappointing start to season

I feel that we are doing the right things and in the race, I felt the auto was really good but I made a mess of the first lap, so I put myself in a hard position. "Not much complaints on that side", he said. "I got reasonably quickly past Massa - then I was a bit unlucky with the safety vehicle and lost a place again back and then tried to get past him again, and obviously at that point I was a bit behind", he said.



Champions League • Quarter-final

Two minutes later, Bayern's Jerome Boateng was needed to clear Ramos' strike off the line, and then Toni Kroos skied a open shot in the box over the bar. But despite having the momentum, they were at the distinct disadvantage of having to play extra-time with 10 men, and eventually crumbled to Madrid's might.


Kane eager to keep up the pressure

Kane eager to keep up the pressure

Tottenham Hotspur F.C. maintained the pressure on Chelsea F.C.as they defeated Bournemouth 4-0. Furthermore, the north London outfit could also add the FA Cup to their cabinet if they can see off the threat of Chelsea on Saturday afternoon at Wembley.