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Derby victor Always Dreaming gets 4th post for Preakness

Derby victor Always Dreaming gets 4th post for Preakness

Arkansas Derby victor Classic Empire was second at 5-1. The 142nd Preakness Stakes , set for a 6:48 p.m ET post time on Saturday at Pimlico Race Course, has at this point almost morphed into a match race between Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming and Classic Empire .


Mourinho hopeful world number one De Gea will remain at United

Mourinho hopeful world number one De Gea will remain at United

De Gea was left out of the squad for United's Premier League encounter with Southampton on Wednesday - with stand-in keeper Sergio Romero in outstanding form to help Mourinho's men claim a 0-0 draw. "I hope to play Joel Pereira against Palace and Sergio in the Europa final". "I don't go with (Romero can replace De Gea) "if he leaves" because I hope he doesn't", he said .



Kings XI slump to record low as Supergiant seal play-off berth

They succumbed to their third defeat of the season against their Maharashtra rivals in the first qualifier at Wankhede Stadium on Tuesday. The losers get another crack at reaching the final on Friday against the winners of Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders, who will clash in Wednesday's eliminator playoff in Bangalore with the losers heading home.


Pakistan snatch historic win against WI

Pakistan snatch historic win against WI

Azhar Ali's part-time leg-spin broke a stubborn fourth-wicket partnership as the West Indies reached 152 for four in reply to Pakistan's first innings 376 at tea on the third day of the third and final Test on Friday.Having batted grittily for nearly three hours at Windsor Park in Dominica, Shai Hope mistimed a drive off the very last ball of the afternoon session to be caught for 29, ending a 55-run partnership with Roston Chase .


Mourinho: I hope Palace go soft on us

Mourinho: I hope Palace go soft on us

That is fine as far as it goes, but watching United effectively mark out time here, their approach to the final month of the season does not sit easily. That would happen overseas. " More than very good", Mourinho added. "The team was not ideal but I think the players individually gave me good things, they showed a great attitude and they showed me they want to be in the final".