He is also a big reason why you have to like their chances of winning just one more game against the Carolina Hurricanes in this series. The Nashville Predators are on the brink of elimination as the Dallas Stars look to win Game 6 on home ice Monday evening.
The Mallorcan native, who is an 11-time champion at the Masters, has won his last six meetings against Fognini. Lajovic's resilience was highlighted when he managed to come from 1-5 down in the first set to win 7-5 after a shock collapse from the highly-rated Medvedev.
Michael Jordan was in awe of Tiger Woods' victory at The Masters on Sunday and believes the win marked " the greatest comeback I've ever seen ", according to The Athletic's David Aldridge. "That's a given. You always fight. But you can t answer to what your body has to deal with", former National Basketball Association superstar Jordan said of Woods.
Milwaukee Bucks: 3 things to watch for in Game 2 against Detroit Pistons : Before Wednesday night's game, Adam McGee previewed Game 2 of the Bucks' first round series with the Detroit Pistons . As that video shows, Griffin was able to put in some work, but he wasn't going at anything close to max effort. What do the Pistons have to lose at this point? It was nothing new for Milwaukee, which has dominated inferior opponents all season to the tune of a 22-13 against-the-spread record ...
Three minutes later though, Spurs drew level when City's French defender Aymeric Laporte's attempted clearance fell straight at the feet of Son Heung-min whose low shot flew in off the leg of City keeper Ederson. The first goal, after four minutes, went to City through Raheem Sterling . "To do this with an unbelievable team like Tottenham and be for the first time in the semi-finals of the Champions League with these team mates is insane", Llorente added.
Even De Gea, so often the saviour in the ruin of the post-Ferguson years, this time let his side down. The 31-year-old Argentine was left with a swollen nose and cheek following a collision with Chris Smalling during the first leg at Old Trafford.
The Boston Athletic Association has been forced to apologise after the American flag ended up scrunched up on the floor during the medal ceremony that followed the men's wheelchair race at the Boston Marathon. Degefa hit the front in the early stages before pulling away to finish in 2hr 23min 31sec. In the men's race, the halfway point was passed in 64:28 and the lead group - led by Kenya's Geoffrey Kirui, Ethiopia's Lemi Berhanu Hayle and USA's Scott Fauble - remained 11-strong at 20 miles, ...
When I tapped the putt in - I don't know what I did. "Even the one on 12, I hit it exactly where I wanted to and the wind can kind of make you look stupid on that hole". "I don't ever pull against anybody", Nicklaus said. "He's been there a lot, been there more than anybody, but it had been a while since he'd been there here, had a chance to win here".
Chelsea stayed in fourth place in a tight race for a top-four finish and Champions League qualification, but could get overtaken if Arsenal beats Watford on Tuesday (NZT). Asked about his goal, Salah told Sky Sports: "I don't think". We just need to play our game'. We only try to collect as many points as possible. "We knew we had to be on it from the first minute".
It was so bad that it richocheted off the tee marker then popped in the air right in front of him. After the initial shock the Englishman said Johnson saw the amusing side. Johnson would go on to birdie the hole, one of three birdies against four bogeys in a one-over par 73 that left Johnson with a 36-hole total of three-over par 147.
Danny Green knows what it takes to win it all. PISTONS 115, KNICKS 89: Luke Kennard scored 27 points, Reggie Jackson had 21, and Andre Drummond added 20 points and 18 rebounds as Detroit won at NY to lock up the Eastern Conference's final playoff spot.
After speeches from Larry Bird and others he idolized growing up in Germany, Nowitzki told the crowd, "As you guys might expect, this is my last home game". Barkley added, "It's been an honor and a privilege to watch you - enjoy the rest of your life". It's the longest drought of Nowitzki's career. A sellout crowd followed owner Mark Cuban's order of filling the arena early, and cheered from the first possible moment for the player who guided the Mavericks to their only championship ...
In what's likely his last college game before entering the NBA draft as an expected lottery pick, Hunter's late-game heroics will be remembered as the catalyst for what sparked Virginia's first national championship, an 85-77 overtime win over Texas Tech .
This time , Virginia took care of business. But soon, time will give the Spartans perspective on what they have accomplished and what a special team they were. Cavaliers guard Ty Jerome easily dribbled around Odiase at the top. It made for a cocktail that was both sweet and intoxicating. Hunter made the game-tying three, and the rest was history.
Monroe, a first-round pick (seventh overall) by Detroit in 2010 out of Georgetown, has career averages of 13.2 points and 8.3 rebounds in 629 games. Unimpressed with Bledsoe's conduct, Scott opted to throw the ball at the Bucks guard himself, forcing referees to step in and defuse what looked to be developing into a brawl.
Sarri said the final weeks of the season would be tough, with away league games looming against Liverpool and United on top of their European commitments, and wants to keep his players as fresh as possible for the run-in. It's not clear the situation", said Sarri. Chelsea have the option to buy the Argentine for 36m euros (£31.3m) or to extend his loan deal until June 2020 for 18m euros (£15.6m).
With income rising sharply as a result of player sales, hosting home matches at Wembley and a Champions League run, Tottenham's profit surpassed the £106 million reported by Liverpool earlier this year. With the training ground and stadium they are big. "The noise was just so loud", Son, whose 12th league goal of the season came in front of the stadium's steepling 17,500-seat single tier South Stand, told Sky Sports.
United's Premier League trip to Molineux on Tuesday night ended in a 2-1 defeat, just as their FA Cup quarter-final had 17 days before. Scott McTominay put United ahead with his first goal for the club but Diogo Jota equalised and Ashley Young then became the recipient of Mike Dean's 100th Premier League red card after being booked...
Hazard is out of contract at Chelsea in 2020 and is refusing to sign a new deal, sparking fears he will finally make the move to Madrid this summer. "Those that know me know that Luca is here on his own merit and nothing else". "He's been here for 16 years". "So I think at this moment in his career he is having a profound reflection".
After a bright first half, Liverpool had to deal with a more proactive Tottenham attack in the second half as the north Londoners cancelled out Roberto Firmino's opener through his compatriot Lucas Moura . Liverpool probably aren't going to win too many games 4-0 or 5-0 while City, when they are on form, will win by three or four". "We showed how focused we are to try to do our best".