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Juventus star Khedira to miss first leg of Champions League semi-final

Juventus star Khedira to miss first leg of Champions League semi-final

They're Italian and they defended very well. I think it is one of the few times I have seen the Camp Nou like that in a defeat. After knocking out the harshest opponent to pick in the quarter final draw, and going up against one between Real Madrid , Atletico Madrid and Monaco, the question now is: are Juventus favourites? The Germans lost that match 3-2, their minds elsewhere, but their hopes of turning the tie around in the second leg were not helped when their bus was held up on ...


George insists comments were meant to motivate Pacers

George insists comments were meant to motivate Pacers

After the game , a 117-111 Cavs win, Smith said he did not require an MRI and he hopes to play in Game 3. Wayne Selden and JaMychal Green are starting, while Andrew Harrison plays backup point guard and 40-year-old Vince Carter is still getting run.



Chelsea skipper Terry had specific reason for timing of departure announcement

Terry, now 36, joined Chelsea back in 1995, becoming club captain in 2004 following Marcel Desailly's departure, and he has been a Chelsea hero throughout his time at Stamford Bridge. Furthermore, considering the side's future, Terry understands the importance of utilizing youngsters, especially the likes of French global Kurt Zouma.


5 things we learned from Bayern Munich's defeat to Real Madrid

5 things we learned from Bayern Munich's defeat to Real Madrid

Arturo Vidal's thumping header steered manager Carlo Ancelotti's side into the lead before Ronaldo equalised early in the second half and added a late victor after Javi Martinez's 60th-minute sending off. Perhaps they have had difficulties throughout the season but in a single game they can do some damage. Cristiano Ronaldo insists that he "does not know who doubts him" after hitting a brace against Bayern Munich in the Champions League .


Thunder: Picking Russell Westbrook's Top 5 MVP performances from historic season

Thunder: Picking Russell Westbrook's Top 5 MVP performances from historic season

At least that's how numerous league's players feel, following the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard's record-setting night. Going into Sunday, Westbrook was averaging 31.7 points, 10.7 rebounds and 10.4 assists per game. 6 seed in the Western Conference. He then came up two assists shy in Friday's 120-99 loss to the Phoenix Suns as the Thunder shot 36.6 percent from the floor and Westbrook was just six of 25.


Indian Tycoon Mallya Arrested in London for Extradition

Indian Tycoon Mallya Arrested in London for Extradition

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI Indian businessman Vijay Mallya, who has been pursued by authorities over unpaid loans tied to his now defunct Kingfisher Airlines, was arrested in London on Tuesday, the Metropolitan Police said in a statement . Indian officials, on condition of anonymity, told this correspondent that "the process will now intensify" to extradite the liquor baron. The banks had in March past year moved the Supreme Court to prevent Mallya from leaving the country.