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Yuvraj Singh posted an image with his mother on Mother's Day. A team winning this match will directly send them to the final round. This despite they finishing last after a horrendous season. Sundar then dealt decisive blow to remove unsafe Kieron Pollard (7) caught by Steve Smith who had smartly positioned himself at short mid-wicket in similar fashion as Rayudu's wicket.
  • Laurent Koscielny picks Champions League qualification over winning FA Cup

    Laurent Koscielny picks Champions League qualification over winning FA Cup

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    However, as far as a play-off goes, the circumstances required for Guardiola's men to find themselves in that position seem so outlandish that it is reasonably safe to rule out the prospect. The Champions League "pot" amounts to €1.257bn, so it's fair to say that most clubs want a slice of that. If City draws 3-3 at Watford and Liverpool wins 3-0 at home, then both teams will finish on 76 points with 78 goals scored and 42 conceded.
  • Three into two won't go in Champions League race

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    If Arsenal and Manchester City are to win, Liverpool would drop to 5th place and qualify for next season's Europa League campaign instead of the UCL. "Especially the next one at home in front of our own fans because I think they deserve it", Fernandinho said. Liverpool will be assured of a top-four spot if they equal or better Arsenal's result this weekend's set of fixtures.
  • John Terry hints at retirement

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    Conte said: "I'm very angry with him, because he must think to share". Watford manager Walter Mazzarri has revealed that he already has one eye on next season despite speculation over his future at the club. The club also announced that they will parade the Premier League trophy on May 28 - when they will also hope to be in possession of the FA Cup. "The most positive thing is that we had 40 points with six games remaining and many injuries", he said.
  • Rafa Nadal Matches Novak Djokovic Record with Madrid Open Win

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    Basically I couldn't do the rebreak until the end of the match . And in his first clay-court tournament of the year, in Monte Carlo, Djokovic was eliminated by David Goffin in the quarterfinals. "Now that I did it once, playing really well in such a big tournament, the next step is to maintain this level next week". "All in all, I did try my best".
  • Kane outlines why leaving White Hart Lane won't hurt Spurs

    Kane outlines why leaving White Hart Lane won't hurt Spurs

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    After the game, a closing ceremony displayed a video of the story of White Hart Lane and 48 club legends were paraded on the pitch under a rainbow and confetti as the club said an emotional goodbye to their home. Tottenham fans storm White Hart Lane after the final game before the stadium is demolished to be replaced by a bigger one. Marouane Fellaini, whose goal helped United secure a 2-1 aggregate win over Celta Vigo that set up a meeting with Ajax in the 24 May final, is unavailable ...
  • 3rd for Ricciardo in Spain as Verstappen suffers early exit

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    Vettel compared Hamilton's Mercedes to "a train" over team radio as he blitzed past him for first place and the four-time world champion expanded upon how tough it was to hold his title rival off. The two drivers "were in a different class from the rest of the field", says Richards of the Guardian . But Vettel defended his inside position on a curve, sending Hamilton off as they came close to touching.
  • Preds eliminate Blues to reach first Western Final in team history

    Preds eliminate Blues to reach first Western Final in team history

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    Instead, after being eliminated by the Predators in six games, the Blues were packing up for the offseason, reflecting on a tumultuous 2016-17 campaign and eagerly looking forward to next season. The Predators also are a league-best 8-2 with Rinne posting a 1.37 goals against average and.951 save percentage. St. Louis is going to have to win a close one.
  • First phase U-17 World Cup tickets sold out in Kolkata

    First phase U-17 World Cup tickets sold out in Kolkata

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    I've been told that the Bengalis like football very much, it should reflect on the ticket sales", Ceppi had said while making the announcement on May 14. The tournament director also clarified that the seating capacity of the stadium would be reduced from 63,000 to 41, 748. There would be eight matches to be played in Kochi.
  • Napoli, accordo ad un passo per il rinnovo di Mertens: gli aggiornamenti

    Napoli, accordo ad un passo per il rinnovo di Mertens: gli aggiornamenti

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    Il Napoli ed il giocatore sono tuttora al lavoro nel tentativo di trovare un accordo che possa comportare il rinnovo contrattuale , rinnovo che dovrebbe arrivare una volta quantificata la clausola rescissoria . Dopo l'interessamento del Manchester United di Mourinho , secondo quanto riportato dal Sun , il West Ham sembra essere pronto a recapitare alla società partenopea, un'offerta da 30 milioni di euro per strappare il belga a Maurizio Sarri .
  • Arsene Wenger urges Arsenal fans not to boycott Sunderland game

    Arsene Wenger urges Arsenal fans not to boycott Sunderland game

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    For Arsenal to avoid missing out on the Champions League for the first time in 20 years, they must beat Everton at home on Sunday, while hoping for a slip from either Liverpool or City. Toure then put the game beyond doubt with the third early in the second half and though Hal Robson-Kanu pulled one back late on, West Brom were well beaten.