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Lookin At Lee eyes Preakness glory after strong run in Derby

Lookin At Lee eyes Preakness glory after strong run in Derby

The Preakness is about Saturday's race but not until everybody is finished fussing about the Kentucky Derby , Belmont Stakes, Triple Crown, the crumbling Pimlico facilities, the heat, the newcomers and a partridge in a pear tree. All eyes are on Pimlico race track in Baltimore this weekend for the running of The Preakness , the second leg in horse racing's Triple Crown.


EU fines Facebook over misleading information

EU fines Facebook over misleading information

Facebook must pay a €110 million (US$123 million) for misleading the European Commission during an investigation of its takeover of WhatsApp. "Today's decision sends a strong message to businesses, showing that they have to adhere to all aspects of the EU Merger Regulation, including the obligation to provide accurate information", Competition Commissioner Margrete Vestagger said in a statement.


Bilic wants 'high-quality' West Ham signings; Adrian extends stay

Bilic wants 'high-quality' West Ham signings; Adrian extends stay

But full-back Alvaro Arbeloa, who signed a one-year deal after his release from Real Madrid last summer, is set to leave the club with his contract expiring. We will give everything to try to win the game. "He is good. He had an operation and will be out for 10 weeks, so he'll be ready for the start of next season", added the Croatian.



Predators draw first blood in Western Conference Final

Nashville made quick work of the heavily favoured Chicago Blackhawks in the opening round and then wasted the St. Louis Blues in the second round then played a textbook series opening road game against the Ducks who had to have been exhausted after a seven game series with the young and speedy Oilers.


Retiring Lahm ignoring Ancelotti's 'every day' pleas to stay on

Retiring Lahm ignoring Ancelotti's 'every day' pleas to stay on

Xabi Alonso also retires after these 90 minutes on Saturday . "Carlo tried everything to convince me not to retire", Lahm claimed. "I was 22, it was my first experience of living on my own and of living somewhere which wasn't my home town", he reminisced of his Liverpool days.


Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard sends heartfelt message to retiring Xabi Alonso

Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard sends heartfelt message to retiring Xabi Alonso

Bayern Munich midfielder Xabi Alonso wants to be remembered as a "pure football player" as he bows out of the game this weekend. At one point in time, Steven Gerrard and Xabi Alonso made up one of the most mouthwatering midfield partnerships in the history of the Premier League and, with the Spaniard set to hang up his boots this week, the retired Liverpudlian sent out a handsome congratulatory message.