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Lovullo said Iannetta told him he could play but the first-year manager said there was no chance that would happen. I think we are all very fortunate for that. Chris Iannetta of the Arizona Diamondbacks has been hit in the face with a pitch. He added that the team should know more about Iannetta's status on Saturday.
  • Lewis Hamilton reigns in Spain to cut Vettel's championship lead

    Lewis Hamilton reigns in Spain to cut Vettel's championship lead

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    Vettel emerged side-by-side with Hamilton, with the two touching wheels into Turn 1. "The team did a great job with the strategy", said Hamilton, who repeatedly questioned the decisions from the pitwall when he was left out for a later first stop than Vettel, while being reassured that things would come back to him later on if he could keep his pace up.
  • Golovkin installed as early favorite to defeat Canelo

    Golovkin installed as early favorite to defeat Canelo

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    No you didn't read that wrong. "I can't reveal details, but Magic Johnson made a very nice offer". Promoter and former boxer Oscar De La Hoya acknowledged that Johnson made the offer and that it was an early "frontrunner". Dodger Stadium officials say that with additional floor seats it can accommodate a crowd of 60,000. But even with this devastating history, California State Athletic Commission Chair John Carvelli expressed eagerness to bring the sport back to the historic venue.
  • Wenger praises ´fighter´ Sanchez for playing through the pain

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    Arsenal are still just about clinging on to their hopes of making the top four and are aware any slip up at Stoke could more or less dash their Champions League hopes. Sanchez is a fighter and finds resources always. After the game, Wenger even referred to his team having kept a "clean sheet" so convinced was he that the Stoke goal should not have stood.
  • Antonio Conte vows to improve Chelsea after committing future to club

    Antonio Conte vows to improve Chelsea after committing future to club

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    Conte's side will now aim to add another title in their account when they face Arsenal in the FA Cup final on May 27. They were out of contention for any silverware and were onto their second manager of the season. I think I have to change my suit because my suit is a disaster now. "I don't remember if it was a header or a punch". The Spain worldwide reportedly was one of the players who fell out with Jose Mourinho last season, contributing to the negative atmosphere that engulfed the club ...
  • Can the Senators respond to their NY wake up call?

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    Coming off back-to-back losses to the Rangers at Madison Square Garden, this effort was exactly what the Senators needed. The series now shifts back to Ottawa for Game 5 at 3 p.m. Following the Game 2 loss, the Rangers flew back to NY. The Senators struck for two goals 33 seconds apart a short while later. Six goals, after all, is a whopping number, and doubly so when you're talking about the defensively geared Senators going off for that many.
  • ICC increases prize money for Champions Trophy

    ICC increases prize money for Champions Trophy

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    The runner-up of the June 1-18 tournament will earn $US1.1 million, ($A1.4m) while the losing two semi-finalists will receive a cheque of $US450,000 each. Sodhi, managing director of Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation has said that "Amul will be the principal sponsors of the New Zealand cricket team for the upcoming Champions Trophy".
  • F1 Russian GP: Wolff: Bottas, Hamilton relationship won't go like Rosberg

    F1 Russian GP: Wolff: Bottas, Hamilton relationship won't go like Rosberg

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    Bottas joined Mercedes over the winter following the retirement of world champion Nico Rosberg. "Amazing. It took quite a while, more than 80 races", Bottas said on the podium after the race, referring to his first F1 win. Since joining Mercedes, Bottas had been struggling to match the knowledge of the vehicle and the team that Hamilton has built up over four seasons with Mercedes, including two titles.
  • Klopp admits top four key to landing summer targets

    Klopp admits top four key to landing summer targets

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    As a result of what's been a shaky run of results, Liverpool have offered Arsenal a way back into the race for the Top 4 and should they falter at the London Stadium , their Champions League fate could be off their hands. That's all I can say about it. Yes, it wouldn't be bad to come away with a draw and win our final game but I don't like depending on our rivals to drop points when they could easily go unbeaten until the final whistle of this season is blown.
  • Capitals on the brink of disaster

    Capitals on the brink of disaster

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    But the Pittsburgh Penguins were all over the Washington Capitals, hanging on to take a 3-2 victory and a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference's primetime series. You can look at shot differentials to dilute the Caps' current predicament with some fairly placed nuance if you want, but that is a sad excuse for this team in the wake of a 3-2 loss on Wednesday at PPG Paints Arena .
  • Everton fans blast side for woeful performance in Swansea defeat

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    Hull must play away to Crystal Palace, one of the other teams still under threat of relegation, and at home to second-place Tottenham. With just three Premier League matches remaining, Swansea City are in real danger of dropping down to the Championship, with the club now sitting 18th in the table, two points behind Hull City in 17th spot.