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Atletico Madrid advance to Champions League semis

Atletico Madrid advance to Champions League semis

At the Vicente Calderon last week, Leicester failed to register a shot on target and it soon become evident that they would endure a similar struggle in the East Midlands as Atletico remained composed in a partisan atmosphere. "On my first day back here, my only dream was to build a competitive Atletico and one that would frustrate teams on all the fronts they competed in, and I believe we're competing".



Wounded vet crosses finish line in Boston Marathon

But when the race started, the organising director ran onto the track to try and push her off. "I had said this morning that this was my favorite Boston Marathon". Local runner Shawn Wellersdick, whose journey to Boston included beating cancer, finished in 4:00:28. "I'm channeling that to do positive and give back to whatever I've taken from the community", he said.


Adam Lallana steps up recovery from injury

Adam Lallana steps up recovery from injury

However, last week Jürgen Klopp explained how Lallana is making good progress in his recovery - and the No.20 posted the below on his official Instagram account on Wednesday afternoon as he continues to make his way back to full fitness. Liverpool now sit in third place with 66 points, but are being tracked closely by both Man City and Man United who have games in hand over Klopp's side.


Playoffs: Spurs beat Grizzlies, Cavs defeat Pacers

Playoffs: Spurs beat Grizzlies, Cavs defeat Pacers

George further mentioned about his teammate's competitiveness and how this will result towards great play by the Pacers on the court. However, they almost blew an 18-point lead in the fourth as the Pacers got within four before Cleveland closed it out at the line.


Olympians Huynh, Whitfield and Klassen top Canada Sports Hall of Fame inductees

Olympians Huynh, Whitfield and Klassen top Canada Sports Hall of Fame inductees

Frick was inducted into the coach/builder category for his role as a pioneer in wheelchair sports. The Grads won the first women's world title in basketball in 1924. "It's just part of the story, there's a poetry to sport", said Whitfield, a 12-time world champion, who was also a gold medallist in the triathlon at the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester, England.



Craig Shakespeare targets Champions League return after fairytale ends

Yesterday I planned to sit down and write about the Leicester City being eliminated from the Champions League by Atlético Madrid, but I just didn't have the heart right away. Atletico coach Diego Simeone made a point of saluting each of Leicester's players at the final whistle, while the most commonly used adjective on Wednesday's British sports pages was "brave".