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McLaren's Alonso wants to fight for 2018 World Championship

He continued, "I don't just want to race, I want to win". Fernando Alonso has left Barcelona after his frustrating Spanish Grand Prix to fly to Indianapolis, where he will begin preparations for his debut in the Indy 500. Lewis Hamilton, who finished only fourth at the last round in Russian Federation and who trails Vettel by 13 points, led from team-mate Valtteri Bottas in both practice sessions.


Nadal dominates Djokovic in Madrid Open semifinal

Nadal dominates Djokovic in Madrid Open semifinal

Second-ranked Djokovic has also struggled this season, but stayed alive in Madrid with the two-set victory over Lopez. "To win against Novak by that score you have to be playing very well, otherwise it's impossible", said Nadal . Neither player could break again and while the home favourite took the lead in the tie-break, his Austrian opponent briefly staged a comeback before Nadal clinched the set.


Arsenal keep top-four race alive, Liverpool fans react

Arsenal keep top-four race alive, Liverpool fans react

Manchester City kept their top-four fate in their own hands as they moved into third place with a 3-1 win over West Brom. Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez has been included; the Chilean has 10 assists and 21 Premier League goals in a season his side have struggled for form.



Eliud Kipchoge narrowly misses out in sub two-hour marathon attempt

The Kenyan added: "We are going up the tree". Regardless, the company will soon release two mass-market versions for mere mortal runners. It will not be an official world record attempt, however, because of variables such as pacers entering mid-race and drinks being given to runners via mopeds.



Wenger retains top-four belief after Sunderland win

The Londoners, who face Everton at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday now sit one point behind fourth-placed Liverpool and three behind City in third. "The Champions League is a competition that a player wants to play in because you play against the best teams in Europe and it is always an important competition", he added.


Nashville Predators reach 1st Western final in team history

Nashville Predators reach 1st Western final in team history

Predators forward Colin Wilson called the trade another great move considering Nashville needed a big No. 1 center and got it in Johansen. Fun fact: the Preds come into this game undefeated in closeout games at Bridgestone Arena. After almost 27 tense minutes of overtime, Perry collected a pass from Ryan Getzlaf and waited out a sprawling Cam Talbot to finish Anaheim's third straight win - and the first home victory for either team in the series.