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Sports Trump in Israel: potential pitfalls and the 'ultimate deal'
Author: 0 Trump in Israel: potential pitfalls and the 'ultimate deal'

He appeared to misspeak during his speech , referring to "Islamic" extremism when his prepared remarks said "Islamist". "Terrorism has spread all across the world. "The people of Iran have endured hardship and despair under their leader's reckless pursuit of conflict and terror", Trump told the summit. "Until the Iranian regime is willing to be a partner for peace, all nations of conscience must work together to isolate it", Mr Trump said.

Sports John Terry Says 'Thank You Will Never Be Enough' During Chelsea Farewell
Author: 0 John Terry Says 'Thank You Will Never Be Enough' During Chelsea Farewell

Sunderland limited Chelsea's chances as the home fans entertained themselves by praising Conte with regular stadium-wide chants of "Antonio". Terry, who could yet feature once more, in Saturday's FA Cup final against Arsenal, has spoken of returning as a coach or manager and reiterated that sentiment, adding: "I'm going to come back here one day".

Sports Derek Jeter Denies He's Trying to Buy Marlins After Yankees Retirement Ceremony
Author: 0 Derek Jeter Denies He's Trying to Buy Marlins After Yankees Retirement Ceremony

Jeter, who played his final season in 2014 after a 20-year career in NY, became the 22nd player in franchise history to have his number retired. The star-studded ceremony included a plaque unveiling with Jeter aka "The Captain"... Jeter received framed replicas of his retired number, the plaque, and was given a 14-karat white gold ring, according to ESPN . That was the day Derek Jeter wanted and appropriate to also honor the Mom and Dad that were instrumental for all of this ...

Author: 0 Indian found dead after scaling Mount Everest

Sherpa rescuers have spotted the body of the missing climber, Ravi Kumar. A fourth climber from India fell sick on his way down from the summit on Saturday and did not make it to the nearest camp, Thupden Sherpa of Arun Treks and Expedition, told the Associated Press.

Sports Vidal hopes for Sanchez deal
Author: 0 Vidal hopes for Sanchez deal

Arsenal supporters were given an almighty scare upon learning Alexis Sanchez was listed as an Bayern Munich player in Chile's squad for this summer's Confederations Cup. Everyone wants him now because it's easier to pay that money now rather than if he had three years left on his contract. "He is a player that trains hard, who has a lot of talent and who is still young", Vidal continued.

Author: 0 Real Madrid fans, players declare 'Pique, you b*****d, salute the champions!'

Real Madrid knew they had to be at their very best with Lionel Messi and Barcelona lurking, as you always have to be. The Barcelona defender has made no secret of his dislike for his fierce domestic rivals, and he was recently booed by spectators during a fearless visit to the Madrid Open to show his support for Rafael Nadal.

Sports Alexander Zverev completes shock win over Novak Djokovic in Rome
Author: 0 Alexander Zverev completes shock win over Novak Djokovic in Rome

German Alexander Zverev says he can not rest on his laurels after beating Novak Djokovic to win the Italian Open on Sunday and has set his sights on bigger titles in order to retain his place in the world's top 10. It took less than an hour for Djokovic to hammer Dominic Thiem - conqueror of Rafael Nadal - in the semi-final on Saturday, but it was a very different story on a glorious day as the 16th seed rose to the occasion to ensure he will move into the top 10 in the rankings.

Author: 0 Maria Sharapova Posts Allusive Retort After French Open Rejection

Sharapova was denied a wildcard for the forthcoming French Open earlier this week, with the French Tennis Federation confirming that her doping ban had influenced their decision. Melodium was only banned at the beginning of 2016 but Sharapova said she had been taking it for over 10 years as she was magnesium deficient and had recorded several irregular electrocardiography (EKG) tests.

Sports Harry Kane has great expectations for Tottenham
Author: 0 Harry Kane has great expectations for Tottenham

The 23-year-old England worldwide improved to 26 goals - two clear of Everton's Romelu Lukaku with one match remaining. Kane now has 78 Premier League goals, while Shearer had 81 goals through the same number of full top flight seasons, at roughly the same age.

Author: 0 Pittsburgh Penguins: The goalie controversy is officially back on

Murray-Pittsburgh's regular-season leader in starts (49), wins (32), goals-against average (2.41) and save percentage (.932)-missed the start of the postseason due to injury. The series is tied 2-2 with Game 5 set for Sunday afternoon at PPG Paints Arena. Earlier in the day, coach Mike Sullivan made his decision to start Matt Murray in place of Marc-Andre Fleury.

Author: 0 Pablo Zabaleta no longer sees Manchester United as City's Barcelona

Pablo Zabaleta believes Manchester City are no longer in the shadow of neighbours Manchester United. On arrival he compared the situation to the one between his former club and Barcelona, who both share the same city, but feels the club he now leaves is in a stronger position.

Sports Austin Golson On Rimington Trophy Watch List
Author: 0 Austin Golson On Rimington Trophy Watch List

Among the SEC picks, Arkansas's Frank Ragnow was a second-team Associated Press all-SEC selection last season. In the win at No. 18 Notre Dame, Allen helped the Spartans rack up a season-high 501 yards of total offense, including 260 rushing yards, as he produced a team-best 12.5 knockdowns.

Author: 0 How Overwatch Inspired Destiny 2's Multiplayer

There was the possibility of the game coming to Steam or Activision's own new client that would be made specially for Destiny 2. Players can expect enhanced graphics and frame rates when they buy this version. The livestream seemed to focus on Destiny 2's sense of community and cooperation, but they did highlight some of the new features. To read PC Gamer's full interview - which you should, as it offers a lot of information about the PC version of the game - check out the source link below.

Author: 0 Predators pounce on Ducks, take 3-2 series lead

The Nashville Predators have won 17 of their last 20 games when allowing two or less goals. Following up on Filip Forsbergs rebound, Aberg got off a shot before diving over a fallen Anaheim defender. "It's just the way that we were built", Forsberg said. "We just we went through several ponchos we bought, [so it's] an excuse to buy new Predators stuff and you know rain just wasn't going to stop us tonight we knew we were going to win it here in Smashville, take it to the cup", Gail Harris ...

Author: 0 Nashville Predators Headed To Western Conference Final — Bye Bye Blues

After the Predators closed out their second-round Stanley Cup playoffs series with a 3-1 victory over the Blues, Nashville television station WSMV showed footage of happy yellow-clad fans leaving Bridgestone Arena. Now, the group is simply waiting to determine who they'll face in the conference final. It's not like the Predators stormed out of the gate in October, but despite any regular season struggles encountered along the way, they have really found their stride, especially through two ...

Sports West Brom v Chelsea Betting Tips
Author: 0 West Brom v Chelsea Betting Tips

Antonio Conte has stressed the work across the club that has gone into taking Chelsea to the brink of a Premier League title in his debut season. "On Friday we have a good chance to finish this league, to become champions". David Luiz was substituted against Everton with a groin injury, but played in the last match at Stamford Bridge on Monday. Besides him, goals were scored by Diego Costa who opened this event with his 20th goal of the season, and Alonso, who was equally awesome as ...

Sports Wenger blames hostile environment for top-four failure
Author: 0 Wenger blames hostile environment for top-four failure

According to BBC Sport, the Frenchman recently announced that his future at Arsenal would be decided in a board meeting after the FA Cup final. "Look, my personal situation tonight is not so important". "It felt like we had half of the season without lots of key players". Arsene Wenger has defended Arsenal majority shareholder Stan Kroenke after supporters protested against him during the win over Everton on Sunday.

Sports Manu Ginobili talks about possible retirement before Spurs-Warriors Game 4
Author: 0 Manu Ginobili talks about possible retirement before Spurs-Warriors Game 4

Like last season, the Warriors have been known to turn to their highly-efficient small ball lineup to bring home the wins, but the Cavaliers had that strategy figured out in time to defeat Golden State for the trophy. No one enjoyed Leonard's absence more than Kevin Durant, who cruised to 33 points, 10 rebounds and four assists in 38 minutes, making 11 of his 19 field goal attempts and looking capable of getting any shot he wanted.

Author: 0 Shikhar Dhawan Pumped-Up for Champions Trophy

The eight-team tournament will be played between June 1-18, with defending champions India pooled with South Africa, Pakistan and Sri Lanka in Group B. "I want to give my best", Shami said. The right-arm pacer hopes that the quartet of him, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umesh Yadav and Jasprit Bumrah would be able to perform well in England.

Sports Cris Cyborg-Angela Magana fight video emerges
Author: 0 Cris Cyborg-Angela Magana fight video emerges

This is what went down when Angela Magana and Cris Cyborg bumped into one another. According to officials, witnesses jumped in and broke up the fight. It's been reported that Cyborg also had some words for former middleweight champ Chris Weidman shortly following the incident with Magana. Hope it was worth your job.

Author: 0 Cleveland Cavaliers Star LeBron James Wishes Isaiah Thomas Was Able To Play

He averaged 28.9 points during the regular season (third best in the NBA) and leads the Celtics with 23.3 points per game in the playoffs. Following the Cleveland Cavaliers win over the Boston Celtics (130-86), LeBron James sat down for a postgame conference where he remained candid on the snub.

Author: 0 Former MotoGP champion Hayden remains in critical condition

The 35-year-old was involved in a road accident with a auto while training, getting hit by the vehicle at a junction, and was taken to a local hospital. A spokeswoman for Cesena's Maurizio Bufalini hospital said a statement was expected later. The Honda World Superbike rider succumbed to injuries sustained from a serious accident where he was hit by a auto whilst cycling.

Sports Marco Silva to make decision on Hull City future next week
Author: 0 Marco Silva to make decision on Hull City future next week

The heavy defeat to Spurs did not stop Hull fans urging Silva to stay throughout the season finale, but the Portuguese insists that he will not rush the decision as he looks to make the best move for both the club and himself. "We have one more game to play and this club, Watford in this case, have one more game to play. We played a little bit different because in the first half we went to the pitch but we didn't play, we didn't put on the pitch the right attitude or the right commitment".

Sports Harry Kane wins English Premier League golden boot for second successive year
Author: 0 Harry Kane wins English Premier League golden boot for second successive year

World record signing Paul Pogba added to youngster Josh Harrop's solo goal as Manchester United beat Crystal Palace 2-0. Champions Leicester ended 12th after a 1-1 draw at home to Bournemouth. 'We'll look to improve the squad again in the summer, and play exciting football. "It is hard to find another striker like him in the world", the Argentinian said.

Sports Arsenal hurt by 'horrendous' atmosphere: Wenger
Author: 0 Arsenal hurt by 'horrendous' atmosphere: Wenger

But having banked £148m in prize money and television payments this season - and with a minimum of £40million expected from the Champions League providing they get through a play-off in August - there will be significant funds available. The players came back stronger in the last two months and I'm very proud of them for doing that. " It's all good. You have to make steps and the steps for us are to be around the best teams in the world because we are one of the best clubs in the world ".

Sports Cavs bring out the brooms again in Raptors sweep
Author: 0 Cavs bring out the brooms again in Raptors sweep

In fact, James may be more lethal now than ever. Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry will opt out of the final year of his contract and test free agency this summer. Kyrie Ball: Kyrie Irving took over when the Cavs went behind by one point in the fourth quarter, scoring 11-straight points to give the Cavs a lead they wouldn't relinquish.

Sports Josh Sitton: Bears moving Sitton to RG, Long to LG
Author: 0 Josh Sitton: Bears moving Sitton to RG, Long to LG

If the plan remains unchanged, this will mark the third straight year he has switched positions. Long has played tackle in the past, but the Bears obviously prefer him inside. Of course, the one caveat is that Long is now injured and not able to practice. The team has OTA practices starting June ninth, and the hope will be that Long can come back by then so that the line can begin to find some continuity and familiarity in the switch.

Author: 0 Murray to start Game 4 for Penguins

Game 3 for the Pittsburgh Penguins was perhaps their worst showing of these playoffs. "It's the toughest game (Friday), I think, for us". “Its not going to go 16 games in a row perfectly, ” he said. Coach Guy Boucher isn't anxious the Senators aren't being given much credit. Predators lose Johansen • Nashville center Ryan Johansen will miss the rest of the Stanley Cup playoffs after emergency surgery on a left thigh injury, leaving the Predators without their top postseason scorer ...

Author: 0 Snubbed by French Open, but Sharapova handed Aegon Classic wildcard

After serving a 15-month suspension for using the banned substance meldonium, the former Wimbledon victor is ranked 211th in the world and does not have enough points to make the tournament's main draw. The Aegon Classic in Birmingham has now offered Sharapova the chance to fine-tune her grass court game after she committed to appear there next year as well.

Sports Predators top Ducks in overtime in Game 1 of Western Conference Finals
Author: 0 Predators top Ducks in overtime in Game 1 of Western Conference Finals

Led by former Montreal Canadiens standout P.K. Subban, the Predators' defensemen combined for 17 points (6G, 11 A) in the Blues series. With a total of 42 goals were scored in the first six games - two of which went to overtime, one can only hope Game 7 follows the same helter-skelter form as the previous meetings.

Author: 0 Mesut Ozil Set A New Premier League Record Against Sunderland

He is the manager who gave a stadium to the club, won cups, and he has been 21 years in the job. We saw today what we need for the next season. Sanchez has been linked with moves away from Arsenal all season since he has still not signed a new deal at the club, with his current contract expiring in 2018.

Author: 0 Mourinho bets the house on Europa League glory

He was replaced by Angel Gomes, the youngest player to feature for United since Duncan Edwards, but resisted from asking the manager to be substituted off in the 10th minute or for his teammates to form a guard of honour for him. Ajax approach the game with none of the cloying pressure that United must contend with. Ajax won the previous season's Champions League and famous figures from their 1990s golden team have helped to restore the club to former glories.

Sports Zverev downplays French Open chances despite Rome victory
Author: 0 Zverev downplays French Open chances despite Rome victory

That will make him the youngest top 10 player since Juan Martin del Potro in 2008 and he is also the first player born after 1988 - Zverev was born in 1997 - to win a Masters, ATP finals or grand slam crown. Speaking to the press after the defeat to Alexander Zverev in the final of Rome Masters, Djokovic said, "Andre is someone who I have tremendous respect for".

Author: 0 John Terry vows to return to Chelsea

Wenger has endured his most hard season at Arsenal, one which divided the cub's support and ended without the promise of Champions League football for the first time in 20 years. With the triumph, Antonio Conte's men became the first English club to secure 30 top-flight victories in a 38-game season. "It's a fantastic send-off for him".

Author: 0 Pique misses title-deciding La Liga finale

Speaking to the clubs official website, he said: "I am very proud to have formed part of the club's history and to have given my all". "Our only objective now is to win and get the three points". Enrique will have zero complaints if Los Blancos end their recent run without top-flight silverware, admitting that he will have a close eye on proceedings in Andalusia.

Author: 0 3 things we learned from Cavs-Celtics Game 2

He scored just two points on 0-of-6 shooting in Game 2 and was held to 17 points on 7-of-19 shooting in Game 1. He played through the injury, however, tolerating his hip trouble along with lingering effects from dental surgery after absorbing an inadvertent elbow to the mouth from the Wizards' Otto Porter in Game 2 of the same conference semifinal series.

Sports Michael Carrick has Europa League glory in his sights
Author: 0 Michael Carrick has Europa League glory in his sights

The manager gives you a job and you have to show he can trust you for future games ". "I leave Highbury they were crying". "They had luck with that first goal". Marcus Rashford's sweet second-half free-kick brought United a 1-0 win in last week's first leg, putting Jose Mourinho's side within touching distance of the final in Stockholm on May 24.

Sports Azarenka aims to come back in time for Wimbledon
Author: 0 Azarenka aims to come back in time for Wimbledon

However the two-time Australian Open victor feels ready to get back out on the court and has Wimbledon, which starts on July 3, firmly in her sights. She added that she'll be finalizing her schedule shortly, but plans on playing in one of the grass court events before the start of Wimbledon .

Author: 0 Phil Jackson has meeting with Kristaps Porzingis' brother

President Phil Jackson met recently with Kristaps Porzingis' brother to discuss the issue with the Knicks exit meetings, according to Stefan Bondy of the NY Daily News . Porzingis deeply admires Longstaff and, as a sign of respect, wanted his coach to serve on the Latvian National Team. The Knicks put further emphasis on Jackson's triangle offense following the All-Star break, and Porzingis spoke about how there was "a lot of confusion" within the team.

Author: 0 Calvin Johnson admits he concealed head injuries from team doctors: 'It happens'

Johnson says he has no hard feelings, but that may not really be the case, the Freep reports. Johnson, the NFL's single-season receiving yards record holder with 1,964 in 2013, is Detroit's franchise leader in nearly every major receiving category, including receptions (731), yards (11,619) and touchdowns (83).

Author: 0 McIlroy and McDowell fail to make major moves in Florida

Jason Day had the lead in the morning and looked as though he was determined to be the first back-to-back victor at The Players. He made it sound simple, even though the Players Stadium Course can be anything but that. Holmes was wildly inaccurate off the tee, but somehow conjured a two-under-par 70 on the demanding TPC Sawgrass course in Ponte Vedra. McGirt's play here at The Players Championship has been a mixed bag, to be nice.

Sports New York Yankees Retire Derek Jeter's Jersey
Author: 0 New York Yankees Retire Derek Jeter's Jersey

Two years ago, three of Jeter's longtime teammates-Andy Pettitte, Bernie Williams , and Jorge Posada-had their numbers retired. Fans roared in delight at the procession of Yankee favorites that helped salute Jeter as the Astros players lined the railing in front of the visitors' dugout to take in the tribute.

Sports Celtics bench provides much-needed production in Game 7
Author: 0 Celtics bench provides much-needed production in Game 7

Box ScoreThe Wizards forced a Game 7 thanks to John Wall's heroic shot in Game 6, but the Celtics took the series on Monday night in Boston , 115-105. "He did it all". The Celtics then opened the fourth quarter on a 9-2 spurt, but Bradley Beal kept his team alive, until Olynyk buried them, hitting his first five shots of the final quarter.

Sports Conor McGregor Applies for Boxing License
Author: 0 Conor McGregor Applies for Boxing License

McGregor undercard. " Get me on the undercard ", said a laughing Joshua in response."That's legendary shit". Floyd Mayweather who has a 49-0 unblemished record in boxing made this known during a fight involving his protégé and TMT member, Gervonta Davis, who successfully defended his IBF world super featherweight title in London.

Sports LeBron James powerless to help as Celtics steal last second win
Author: 0 LeBron James powerless to help as Celtics steal last second win

LeBron James had a tough time against the Celtics in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Sunday night. Boston Celtics Game 3 (live stream online and score here) in the 2017 NBA Playoffs resumes tonight with the Cavs leading the Eastern Conference Finals series 2-0.

Author: 0 Henrikh Mkhitaryan sends message to Man United fans ahead of Ajax clash

Manchester United must not underestimate Ajax Amsterdam in the Europa League final on Wednesday, defender Daley Blind has said. The team selection highlighted Mourinho's focus on Wednesday's Europa League final against Ajax and that only became more apparent after the match.

Author: 0 Penguins draw even in series against Senators

Penguins coach Mike Sullivan challenged his team to stop searching for the flawless shot and just fire it at Anderson instead after Pittsburgh struggled to create any traffic in front of the goaltender during a 2-1 overtime loss in Game 1.