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Author: 0 Mr Met gives fan the finger, employee out as team mascot

But a furious rally jumped them into T-5 and gave the squad new life. No. 5 seed OR defeated Oklahoma State 3-2 in the morning quarterfinals before downing No. Oklahoma has never played any of the teams in the Louisville Regional. "I feel like my body was really exhausted". "Oklahoma played great. Congrats to them".

Author: 0 Virender Sehwag wants to coach Indian cricket team

This recent furore comes at a time when India are in the United Kingdom, seeking to defend their Champions Trophy title. "It's sad that aspersions are cast on a legend of Indian cricket", a BCCI official had earlier told The Hindu . However both Kohli and Kumble had reservations as the arena was small in size. If you don't follow a process, it's not supposed to be good. When contacted by OneIndia , Ganesh confirmed that he had applied for the post .

Author: 0 Sam Warburton leads Lions in opening game against Provincial Barbarians

Gatland said he'd heavily rotate the side in their first three games, with the Barbarians game followed by clashes with the Blues and Crusaders. Each time the Lions go on tour, the ROTL riders also tour the same country and execute a ride, with the objective of raising 20% funds for their charity in the United Kingdom and 80% to the host country's charity.

Sports Muguruza through to 2nd round at French Open
Author: 0 Muguruza through to 2nd round at French Open

The fourth-seeded Spaniard surged to take the opening set inside 45 minutes but had to work harder in the decisive set against Schiavone, the 2010 champion. "I don't know how old", the 23-year-old Muguruza said. - The Dane, who reached the quarter-finals at Roland Garros in 2010, had to dig deep against a battling Fourlis , who pushed her more experienced opponent to three sets.

Sports Venus reveals Serena's expecting a baby girl
Author: 0 Venus reveals Serena's expecting a baby girl

She , however, has not advanced to the third round since 2006. Mattek-Sands beat Evgeniya Rodina of Russian Federation 7-5 6-2, Rogers defeated Marina Erakovic of New Zealand 7-6 (7-4) 6-4 and Brengle survived a tough encounter against German Julia Goerges 1-6 6-3 13-11.

Author: 0 I don't know if Wenger can let go - Adams

Conte was offering a defence for the player, who was shown the red card during the Emirates FA Cup final between Chelsea and Arsenal . In the most tumultuous season of the Frenchman's 21 years in charge, he's managed to cling on to power, despite an increasing core of supporters demanding the club sack their most successful ever manager.

Author: 0 Preds win from ousting Ducks to reach 1st Stanley Cup Final

Pontus Aberg's first career Stanley Cup playoff goal counted as the victor. Nashville Predators defenseman Mattias Ekholm , right, and Anaheim Ducks left wing Nick Ritchie fight during the third period of Game 5 in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Western Conference finals in Anaheim , Calif., Saturday, May 2.

Author: 0 Underdog Cavs insist they have plenty of bite for Finals

Everywhere from the Las Vegas sportsbooks to ESPN's Basketball Power Index to even LeBron James' framing of the 2017 NBA Finals has the Cleveland Cavaliers as heavy underdogs against the Golden State Warriors . "Once we get to Game 1 it might be a good time to make a decision one way or another", Kerr said. "I don't know what the outcome (of this series) will be".

Sports Djokovic, Nadal reach French Open third round
Author: 0 Djokovic, Nadal reach French Open third round

The fourth-seeded Nadal is trying to become the first player in the Open era to win 10 titles at a single grand slam. "For me, it's important to serve a little bit better than what I did today", said the Spaniard. "I was more or less under control during the whole match, so I'm very happy". The Australian, who famously defeated Nadal at Wimbledon in 2014 when he was aged just 19 and ranked 144 in the world, has still to get beyond the quarter-finals of a major.

Author: 0 Vettel leads Ferrari party as Raikkonen chafes

Also, the Italian team put down the first win in Monaco after 16 years, but for some media it is controversial. He is keen for both drivers to work as a team and put as much pressure on Ferrari to overcome the 17-point deficit the Silver Arrows team have in the constructors' championship.

Author: 0 Tiger needs our help - Nicklaus

In a statement released on Monday, the long term golf champion claims he had an "unexpected reaction" to his medications, which led him to act out. "I didn't realise the mix of medications had affected me so strongly", Woods said in the statement.

Sports Hsieh looking to continue love affair with Paris
Author: 0 Hsieh looking to continue love affair with Paris

Keys defeated Ashleigh Barty 6-3, 6-2. "I would have liked to have done better with my frustration". Given the setting, the result was not all that surprising: Konta has now lost all three matches she has played at the French Open in her career.

Sports Mark Sanchez hurts knee, Bears hold onto Connor Shaw
Author: 0 Mark Sanchez hurts knee, Bears hold onto Connor Shaw

Bears quarterback Connor Shaw was waived. Even with a healthy Sanchez, it is a surprise that the team did not cut him rather than Shaw in the first place. Prior to missing the 2016 season, Shaw sat out all of 2015 as a member of the Cleveland Browns after suffering a thumb injury in a preseason game.

Sports Irving's 42 carry Cavs to win, 3-1 lead over Celtics
Author: 0 Irving's 42 carry Cavs to win, 3-1 lead over Celtics

Game 4 will take place at the Q, so can Boston go back-to-back and even up the series? While Irving and James were scoring, Kevin Love dominated the glass with 17 rebounds to go with 17 points. "But the way that guy has played, I mean, the way he was playing, he's deserving of all the credit that he's gotten". But if Games 3 and 4 are any indication, the Celtics won't make it easy for the defending National Basketball Association champs.

Sports Jeb Bush no longer interested in buying Marlins
Author: 0 Jeb Bush no longer interested in buying Marlins

The person confirmed Bush's decision to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Tuesday because the Marlins have not commented on the status of the discussions. The main reason for Bush's departure is control. Both people confirming Bush's withdrawal said his departure from the negotiations was amicable. "And he's looking forward to a great rest of the season for the Marlins".

Sports Aaron Mooy remaining coy on playing future
Author: 0 Aaron Mooy remaining coy on playing future

But David Wagner's men scored their remaining penalties, while Reading's Liam Moore and Jordan Obita missed - Danny Ward saving the latter. The German has guided Town to the top flight in his first full season and joyous fans lapped it up as he stole the microphone off club compere Paul Ramsden to lead the chorus of club songs.

Sports French Open 2017: Andy Murray overcomes wobble to beat Andrey Kuznetsov
Author: 0 French Open 2017: Andy Murray overcomes wobble to beat Andrey Kuznetsov

But he then dropped just two games as the world number one quickly secured a second round match with Slovakian Martin Klizan , who admits he is struggling with a calf injury. That's something the last few weeks I haven't done so well and didn't start off the match doing particularly well. On a day of upsets on Court Philippe Chatrier , ninth-seeded Alexander Zverev lost to Fernando Verdasco 6-4, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 when their first-round match resumed.

Sports Morgan sees South Africa rout as timely lesson for England
Author: 0 Morgan sees South Africa rout as timely lesson for England

After comfortably defeating the visitors in the first game before just scraping through them in the second game to clinch the series , England were reduced to 20-6 in the final ODI on Monday (29 May). South African players were said to be shaken by the news from across the Pennines but have been in regular contact with the European Central Bank, and its world-renowned security adviser Reg Dickason, and are now content to remain on tour.

Sports Monster mash: LeBron James undaunted by beastly Warriors
Author: 0 Monster mash: LeBron James undaunted by beastly Warriors

We will use it as motivation, but the idea of playing into it? "I would say I've gotten a little bit better, that's why I'm here talking to you right now, but you can probably tell I'm not sitting here happy-go-lucky". But seriously, if James wins a second straight title (and a fourth overall) does he surpass Jordan? "He said he wanted us". This season the Warriors have been good but not as good as they were a year ago.

Sports Denver Post writer out after racially-charged tweet about Japanese driver
Author: 0 Denver Post writer out after racially-charged tweet about Japanese driver

It was the fifth Indy 500 win for Andretti Autosport and their third in the last four. Roger Penske is the runaway leader with 16. "Obviously, if I come back here, at least I know how everything is". Japan is still struggling to recover (from the disaster) so I hope I can give the children something to dream about". Watching Alonso mix it with the best on a fiercely competitive level was a "feel good" moment for him as it was for all that watched, in the grandstands and overseas.

Author: 0 Ducks captain Getzlaf fined for apparent homophobic slur

The Predators will have the luxury of playing in front of their loyal fans with a chance to eliminate the Anaheim Ducks . "Right when we walked off, yeah, you could hear people", said Predators defenceman Roman Josi. We don't make it easy on ourselves, either. Nashville netminder Pekka Rinne made a glove save, but couldn't hold onto the puck. The Predators goalie has had a Conn Smyth-worthy post-season, with an nearly unfair 1.62 goals-against average and.942 save percentage.

Author: 0 Arsenal Deny Chelsea Double as Ramsey Seals FA Cup

He's probably been the club's greatest ever manager but a lack of success in recent years culminated in failure to qualify for next season's Champions League . "It's his life, he doesn't want to let go of Arsenal ". I accept to be criticised and I accept people don't agree with me. The former Italy and Juventus coach however praised Moses for his performance this season .

Author: 0 LeBron undaunted by challenge of facing Warriors in Finals

With eight NBA Finals appearances under his belt, he is ready to face a team he's called "a beast". In this January 18, 2016, file photo, Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry (30) knocks the ball loose from Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Cleveland .

Sports Dallas Cowboys: Nolan Carroll charged with DWI
Author: 0 Dallas Cowboys: Nolan Carroll charged with DWI

A Dallas police officer pulled Carroll over after an unspecified traffic violation in the 200 block of McKinney Avenue. Carroll signed a three-year, $10 million deal with Dallas in March after spending the previous three seasons in Philadelphia.

Author: 0 Basebrawl! Harper, Strickland Punch Away, Nats-Giants Fight

To start the eighth inning on Monday, Harper was hit by a 98 miles per hour fastball in the hip and immediately charged the mound. Harper threw his helmet in Strickland's general direction, though he may have made a last-second maneuver to cast it aside and avoid subjecting himself to even more punishment than he already will receive.

Author: 0 England's Eoin Morgan critical of Lord's pitch after collapse against South Africa

A fine bit of rear-guard action from Bairstow (51) threatened to give England something to bowl at and Roland-Jones played some fine strokes in a debut showing that will stand him in good stead with England's selectors in the future. Without Bairstow, England's tailenders managed to add just another 19 for the last two wickets as Roland-Jones was left unbeaten in a home innings featuring eight single-figure scores.

Author: 0 Warriors favoured over LeBron and Cavaliers in the finals

At the point guard and small forward positions, there are four of the elite scorers in the entire world going against each other in LeBron James , Kyrie Irving and Golden State's Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry . "I'm not ready to coach yet", Kerr said Monday. I like guys like that. "So that's what we're focused on". "Two great teams, great players, and that's what it is".

Sports Angels star Trout has torn thumb ligament, surgery possible
Author: 0 Angels star Trout has torn thumb ligament, surgery possible

Trout made his major league debut by playing 40 games for the Angels in 2011. The Angels lost more than just a baseball game Sunday. The two-time MVP and five-time All-Star hits for power and average, plays solid defense and is quick on the basepaths as a franchise cornerstone.

Sports West Ham in a bid to sign Manchester City's star
Author: 0 West Ham in a bid to sign Manchester City's star

However, with Gabriel Jesus and Sergio Aguero ahead of him in Guardiola's plans for the time being, his minutes will continue to be restricted in Manchester and on a personal level, he will surely be desperate to play more even if that means leaving City.

Sports Sato and Dillon win auto races Sunday
Author: 0 Sato and Dillon win auto races Sunday

It just wasn't Fernando Alonso . While it didn't end the way Alonso hoped, seeing his number atop the famous scoring pylon at Indianapolis Motor Speedway was a thrill he won't forget. Sato's triumph capped a somewhat odd Indy 500 that may well end up being remembered as a classic. A scary moment at the track as pole-sitter Scott Dixon went airborne in a wild crash and somehow escaped uninjured.

Sports Pogba fires grieving Man United to emotional Europa League triumph
Author: 0 Pogba fires grieving Man United to emotional Europa League triumph

Jose Mourinho made a surprise appearance at the Monaco GP as the Manchester United manager takes a break from football following his side's Europa Cup win. Despite his successes at Old Trafford, the 31-year-old's star has been waning in recent months, and this season has been a tough one for the England captain.

Author: 0 Cavs beat Celtics to earn NBA Finals rematch with Warriors

While nobody would be surprised if the two teams met again in 2018 (or 2019, for that matter), the fact that the first two were split makes the third straight Finals even spicier. Avery Bradley led the Celtics with 23 points, and Gerald Green scored 14. "He's been the driving force, this entire playoff run, and all of us have just helped us along the way", Irving said.

Author: 0 Irving's 42, LeBron's 34 pushes Cavs past Celtics in Game 4

The 2015 champion Warriors will face the 2016 champion Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals for the third straight year. The team's first big decision involving the Warriors was to come on its flight home to Cleveland , where director of team operations Mark Cashman planned to take a vote among the players about what uniforms they wanted to wear for Game 1 .