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Shakespeare: I told the referee it was not a penalty

Atl├ętico were awarded a dubious penalty in the first half, when French forward Antoine Griezmann went down under the challenge of Marc Albrighton. Arturo Vidal sent Bayern ahead in the 25th minute of the contest, but the Chilean missed a penalty on the stroke of the interval, before Cristiano Ronaldo's double in the second period turned the last-eight tie around.

Tom Herman's Championship Focus Begins With Your Urine

But Herman acknowledged Buechele's experience at the college level has allowed him to grasp things more quickly during the team's installation of its new offense . Shane Buechele showed a lot of promise as a freshman quarterback last season for the Longhorns. That would be Chris Warren if he can get healthy in the summer.

Tesla to unveil its first semi-truck in September

Tesla has announced its first-ever electric truck will be unveiled in just a few months' time. Shares of the company jumped almost 3 percent after the announcement. Musk also teased a convertible version of the Roadster coming soon. With the Model 3 already aimed at transitioning Tesla from niche player to higher-volume automaker, the manifesto took it a step further, highlighting Musk's desire to "expand to cover the major forms of terrestrial transport".

Arsenal set to make Premier League record with fresh contract deal

Jamie Carragher has accused Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez of being "nowhere near good enough" for Arsenal. He has the look of a player who much look across town to the Bridge and see a club that is moving forward and winning trophies along the way.

Mark Selby to begin world title defence against Ireland's Fergal O'Brien

When the clock hit midnight on Tuesday, the Dubliner had finally secured the 32nd place in this year's World Snooker Championships with a display of skill, stamina and mental strength worthy of his spot in the Guinness World Records for the longest frame in professional snooker history.

NCAA votes to hold championships in North Carolina

And yesterday, the last Kennedy in Congress, Representative Joseph Kennedy III, urged the NCAA to maintain its position on banning North Carolina . "In the end, a majority on the NCAA Board of Governors reluctantly voted to allow consideration of championship bids in North Carolina by our committees that are presently meeting", the statement said.

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola yet to choose goalkeeper for Southampton clash

Kompany made a surprise return to action last week in the crunch clash with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge - and had a solid game, as well as lasting the 90 minutes. Claudio Bravo was the undisputed number one goalie for the Citizens, but has lost that spot to Caballero after a string of poor displays. I will decide for Saturday.

Mumbai Indians look to deny Hyderabad hat-trick of wins

When Yuvraj Singh got out cheaply to Hardik Pandya, Mumbai Indians looked well in control with the Sunrisers under check at 123 for 4 in the 16th over. The bunny: No bowler has claimed David Warner in the IPL more than Harbhajan Singh, with the tweaker's removal of the Sunrisers skipper for the third time vital to his side's win.

Why the USA May Not Have to Bid

Soccer Federation head Sunil Gulati told reporters in NY. Canada has only ever qualified once for the tournament back in 1986 when Mexico hosted it, they lost all their games in the World Cup and haven't returned since. Argentina and Uruguay - the original World Cup host in 1930 - are focused on a centenary tournament in 2030, however. The United States, host nation in 1994, probably has the facilities and infrastructure to host a tournament on that scale by itself tomorrow.

Seahawks Mock Draft Player Profile: Kevin King

NFL.com reported Thursday that the Seahawks are looking for "potentially a very good player on a lower contract" as part of a deal for the cornerback. Sherman's ability, and contract, aren't the issue at all. Needless to say, you throw Sherman into that mix and suddenly the Steelers secondary depth what from shaky to pretty solid, at least heading into the draft.

Ibrahimovic uses brains, not brawn to combat ageing

United already led thanks to some brilliant Zlatan Ibrahimovic strike before Larsson was blown off shortly before halftime to get a lunge that caught Ander Herrera to the shin. We felt the game was in our pocket. 'At the time I was right there, and I didn't think it was a sending off, ' he said. "I have had a look at it, don't worry", Moyes added.

Detroit Tigers Win Wild Home Opener against Boston Red Sox

Ilitch passed away in February. With the Red Sox down two runs with two outs in the eighth, Sandoval dug in against Tigers closer Francisco Rodriguez who was trying to nail down a four-out save. The reigning AL Rookie of the Year hit 98 miles per hour with his fastball on multiple occasions, looking as sharp as could be. After McCann's homer gave the Tigers the lead, Iglesias added an RBI double in the fifth and scored on Ian Kinsler's single.

McIlroy needs 'round of his life' to complete grand slam

I'll just try to take my chances, birdie the par fives, birdie some of the other holes and try not to make too many mistakes. A day's best round of 67, five under par, from England's Justin Rose, and a two-under 70 from 36-hole co-leader Sergio Garcia of Spain saw the lead move out to six under par after 54 holes.

Feldman, Duvall spark Reds over Cardinals 8-0

He allowed one unearned run and six hits with four strikeouts in six innings. The Reds scored in the next inning to give Garrett the lead. Robbie Grossman also doubled and singled for the Twins, who are off to a 4-0 start for the first time since 1987 when they went on to win the first of two World Series championships in Minnesota.

Cubs' Baez returns to lineup day after outfield collision

Schwarber's knee was injured so severely he required reconstructive surgery that cost him the rest of the season - until he returned ahead of schedule to DH during the four road games of the World Series. The play overshadowed a strong Cubs debut for Brett Anderson, the injury-prone left-hander signed over the winter to a one-year contract with two-thirds of the value tied up in workload-related bonuses.

Kevin Durant practices, set to play Saturday in return

Something tells me this team will do just fine re-integrating KD into the lineup. Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant speaks during NBA basketball practice in Oakland, Calif. "If I had to wait until the playoffs, I would have waited", he said. The Warriors head coach said that these three games are flawless for Durant to get his conditioning, timing and rhythm before the Playoffs.

Russell Westbrook ties 55-year-old National Basketball Association triple-double record

While Westbrook did clinch a bit of history on Friday night, he's certainly not done as he's looking to make a little more as the game progresses. The Phoenix Suns had the 13-game losing streak. At this time, the Suns decided that they were going to shut down one of their best players for the rest of the season, Eric Bledsoe. Westbrook leads the league in scoring (31.8 PPG), is third in assists (10.4 APS) and is tenth in rebounding (10.7 RPG).

Leganes vs. Real Madrid live stream

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Most of Atletico Madrid's hopes of beating crosstown rival Real Madrid will ride on the shoulders of Antoine Griezmann. Their next match after this is a Madrid derby against Atletico Madrid , and then they've got a Champions League quarterfinal tie against Bayern Munich , quickly followed by another El Clasico bout against Barcelona .

Valley Raiders fans react to Vegas move

Pereira has been a season ticket holder since 1995 when the Raiders returned to Oakland from Los Angeles . There are two sides to the story of the Raiders relocating to Las Vegas. The only owner to vote against the Raiders' move was Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross , who apparently didn't think the Raiders did enough to try to stay in Oakland.

Southgate wants time to solve Eng captaincy puzzle

It was a seamless link for him. The wing-backs, Kyle Walker and Ryan Bertrand, played well. I can't speak highly enough of them. "It annoys me that I'm speaking about this and we lost". "Maybe at clubs it's more important because it's organising and stuff like that". Tottenham midfielder Eric Dier says he is convinced he has the skills require to one-day be England captain.

Atlanta Braves set 25-man roster for opening day

At the end of Monday's game, Syndergaard said he hasn't had a blister like this since the minors. "Everybody's going, 'OK, I guess it's time to really start trying here'". Topped only by the one that came after he left the game, by the release of the tension that had gripped the building in the best imaginable way. MINNEAPOLIS - Miguel Sano homered and drew the third bases-loaded walk during a terrible seventh inning for Kansas City's bullpen, as Ervin Santana and the Twins beat the Royals ...

The history of Kentucky vs. UCLA

Lonzo finished his freshman season averaging 14.9 points and 7.6 assists per game to lead the country in assists, while Fox averaged 16.8 points and 4.6 assists. Ball handed out eight assists but also had four turnovers. "You're talking about two programs that have the most national championships, the most wins; I would imagine NCAA appearances".

Arsenal vs West Ham

The absence of Koscielny could be key as the Frenchman is the leader of Arsenal's defence and Andy Carroll has the physicality to cause the Gunners' back line all kinds of problems with him missing from the side. West Ham slipped to 14th in the Premier League following their fourth consecutive defeat on Saturday, disappointing 2-1 loss to Hull at the KCOM Stadium.

Mashrafe announces retirement from T20 Internationals!

With four openers Kusal Perera, Upul Tharanga, Danushka Gunathilaka and Dilshan Munaweera in Sri Lanka's squad , it remains to be seen how will they balance the playing XI. While Bangladesh star fast bowler Mustafizur Rahman is expected to play in the T20 series, he now expects that he will not return to India to rejoin his team, Sunrisers Hyderabad, for the 10th Indian Premier League competition which opens on Friday.

Minnesota Vikings offseason workout dates set

That punishment included the forfeiture of the Seahawks' first week of 2017 OTAs - which amounted to three OTA days - along with a fifth-round pick and fines totaling $600,000. That will be held either the first or second weekend after the draft, which this year is April 27-29. Live contact or drills placing offense against defense drills are prohibited, in accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Knicks' Rose out for season with torn meniscus

He has already undergone three different knee surgeries, which limited him to just 49 games over the course of three years from 2011-14. He tore it once again in the following season and missed the final 20 games. While it won't affect the Knicks' season much - they're now 29-47 - the injury comes at a particularly bad time for Rose, who is apparently heading for free agency in the offseason.

Brit Johanna Konta beats Wozniacki in Miami Open final

She began superbly, breaking to love in the opening game before Wozniacki swiftly broke back to level at 2-2. Danish tennis star Caroline Wozniacki has made a decision to rent out her luxury condo in the Bayside Village section of Fisher Island, Florida.

NCAA TOURNAMENT: Final Four X-factors

In the meantime, the Tar Heels basketball program keeps rolling along; North Carolina is making its second straight trip to college basketball's biggest stage at the Final Four, taking on OR in Phoenix. However, this especially bodes well for the Tar Heels due to their exceptional rebounding percentages. "They will pound the offensive boards and their transition game is off the charts".

Dutch authorities carry out raids in tax evasion probe

Check back soon for further information. The Swiss financial giant simply confirmed that its offices in London, Paris and Amsterdam had been visited by local authorities on Thursday " concerning client tax matters ". The UK tax authority is investigating " senior employees " at a global financial institution, it said in a statement. "Promoters and facilitators of tax evasion schemes, and their customers, need to wake up to reality and accept that attempting to hide wealth overseas, or ...

Lewis Hamilton explains his early pit stop on Sunday

Ferrari were the only team who were able to match Mercedes for pace during pre-season testing. And the folks at Red Bull Racing? "It shows we're going to have a race on our hands, which we're happy to have". Hamilton and Vettel looked pretty evenly matched for most of it, and though there wasn't much overtaking, there often isn't at Melbourne , so we'll reserve judgment on that one.