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Pained Bottas says Mercedes team orders made sense

Pained Bottas says Mercedes team orders made sense

A dejected Lewis Hamilton proclaimed he does not exist to finish second after a number of mistakes in Bahrain allowed Sebastian Vettel to steal the early march in this year's championship fight. "The tire felt great so I believe it was the right choice". The incidents were coming fast, with 18-year-old Lance Stroll hit from the side on lap 13 by Carlos Sainz Jr.


Captain Buffon warns Juventus, says tie with Barcelona not over

Captain Buffon warns Juventus, says tie with Barcelona not over

Dismal Barcelona's only hope is to repeat their feat of the previous round, when they recovered from a 4-0 first-leg loss to Paris St Germain by winning 6-1 at home. Luis Enrique yanked off French misfit Jeremy Mathieu and brought on Andre Gomes at half-time, and despite Barca's early promise, the hosts moved further ahead on 55 minutes when Chiellini, famously bitten by Suarez when Italy played Uruguay at the 2014 World Cup, sent an angled header in off the far post from a corner-kick.


Ibrahimovic off injured before extra time in Manchester United v Anderlecht

Ibrahimovic off injured before extra time in Manchester United v Anderlecht

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has sent a warning to one of his out-of-form players. United are likely to attack Anderlecht from the off, as they should. Anthony Martial will be hoping for a recall to the matchday squad, after being challenged again by the manager to do more to earn his place. United and England captain Wayne Rooney has returned to training but is only expected to be on the bench.


There are almost 20000 'ghost' homes sitting empty in London

There are almost 20000 'ghost' homes sitting empty in London

Newham in London has overseen one of the major transformations of empty homes, with the number being slashed by 55% to 593 from 1,318 in 2015. However, government figures show that there are still more than 200,000 homes that have been empty for more than six months, equivalent to £43 billion worth of housing stock.


Brighton not planning big spend - chairman

Brighton not planning big spend - chairman

It would take Brighton losing all their remaining three games and third-placed Huddersfield overturning a 32-goal swing for the club to not be playing in the Premier League next season. "It's a performance today that apart from that last 15 minutes warrants us being where we are, we've been outstanding all season. We must have designs on winning this league because I think that will certainly cement in our players' minds something really, really worthwhile".


NFL Draft: Finding quarterbacks for Bills at each pick

NFL Draft: Finding quarterbacks for Bills at each pick

We run ourselves through different scenarios. “He is in and has done a good job coming in the first couple of days. But unlike Neo, Trinity and Morpheus this article comes to you with "why". That remains to be seen and could depend largely on the actions of other teams. That is the exact case that happened in Dane Brugler's two-round National Football League mock draft for CBS Sports that released on Tuesday.