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United, meanwhile, closed to within four points of fourth-place Manchester City, on whom they retain a game in hand and who welcome them to the Etihad Stadium a week on Thursday. We did that at Stamford Bridge when we played with 11, with 10 it was more hard and today we control'. On a rare occasion he left Hazard's side, Herrera popped up in Chelsea's area in the 49th minute to smash a deflected shot high into the net from 18 meters.
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    Why Chelsea star Thibaut Courtois misses Man Utd game

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    His expected replacement, Asmir Begovic, is arguably the best "back-up' goalkeeper in the league but is yet to play in the Premier League this season having only made three appearances in each of the domestic cups". When put to Conte by Sky Sports that they understood the injury was sustained playing basketball for a commercial, Conte said: "I think it is not important now to understand the way that he had this injury".
  • Pacers lose in Cleveland 117-111, fall behind 2-0 in series

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    This will be just his second trip to the playoffs after he appeared in just one series with the Pelicans, in 2015. The San Antonio Spurs are averaging 105.3 points on 46.9 percent shooting and allowing 98.1 points on 44.3 percent shooting. "He just goes out there and plays relentless". Allen is the player who usually guards Leonard. Despite the threat he presents, Gasol won't have an easy time with the Spurs.
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    Chelsea will play Tottenham Hotspur in the semi-finals of the FA CUP later this week. At the heart of the home side's display was a virtuoso performance from midfielder Ander Herrera, with the Spanish worldwide setting up the first goal and scoring the second.
  • Russell Westbrook breaks the NBA's triple-double record

    Russell Westbrook breaks the NBA's triple-double record

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    The Nuggets led 101-88 before Westbrook's record-breaking assist and by 10 points with 2:27 to play before Westbrook outscored them 13-2 over the remainder of the game. With two games to go in the regular season, Russell Westbrook may have cemented his case for MVP with an historic Sunday night. Russell Westbrook first made triple-double history.
  • Vettel triumphs in Bahrain as Hamilton pays penalty

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    There was some amount of chaos behind him though, with Vettel getting the jump on Hamilton, moving into second place. A safety vehicle, brought out following a crash involving Lance Stroll and Carlos Sainz, threatened to nullify Vettel's threat but Mercedes were forced to pit their two drivers at the same time.
  • New York Yankees vs. Tampa Bay Rays: Jordan Montgomery vs. Blake Snell

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    Michael Pineda , the former blue-chip prospect who still gives the occasional flash of brilliance, nearly gave the Yankees a home opener for the ages today. NY simply doesn't play well in support of Severino, so I'm going to take the Rays to get a victory here in the finale. Last season, Souza was a.303 hitter (10-for-35) with five home runs and seven RBIs at Yankee Stadium .
  • Phillies Look To Bounce Back Tonight Against Mets

    Phillies Look To Bounce Back Tonight Against Mets

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    Clay Buchholz was awful in his second start of the season, lasting just 2.1 innings and giving up six runs on eight hits and a walk. Cespedes drove in five runs and homered in the first, fourth and fifth innings in a 4-for-6 night, and he's the first player in team history to record two three-homer games.
  • Down 0-2 and still scoreless, Blackhawks remain confident

    Down 0-2 and still scoreless, Blackhawks remain confident

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    The Blackhawks have their backs against the wall, which is always risky, but I have to take my chances with the Predators. There's a new favorite to win the Stanley Cup, according to Sports Interaction . And that brings us back to Rinne. The Blackhawks challenged for goaltender interference but video review ruled it a good goal. The fact is, though, that the two netminders were about as evenly matched as could be coming into the best-of-seven.
  • A Late Loss in Miami, Noah Syndergaard Injured Again

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    Flores slammed his batting helmet into his leg while Ozuna flashed a big smile to his teammates. Miami Marlins' J.T. Riddle watches the ball as he hits a two-run home run during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets , Sunday, April 16, 2017, in Miami .
  • Blame me for Chelsea loss-Conte

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    The home side began the game in the best way possible as Marcus Rashford was sent away with a fine pass from midfield after a suspected handball wasn't given by referee, Bobby Madley and he calmly slotted past Begovic in goal for Chelsea to make it 1-0.
  • Mumbai beat Gujarat by 6 wickets in IPL tie

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    Andrew Tye , on debut, first bowled out Tripathi, which meant Stokes could come out to the wicket. Tye was included in the team in place of Jason Roy and that decision paid off really well. Raina also praised the opening duo of Brendon McCullum (49) and Dwayne Smith (47), who had set the platform for the comfortable chase with a 94-run opening stand.