Victory at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday evening would see Pep Guardiola's swashbuckling side clinch the title with more games to spare than any other side in English top-flight history. "For instance West Bromwich Albion were above us when I arrived". The former Borussia Dortmund manager condemned the attack on Manchester City's team bus ahead of Wednesday's Champions League clash.
In a single thrilling maneuver in the course of the race Hamilton overtook three drivers in a single go. While Hamilton was a little too far back in third to catch the front two, Bottas put on a charge in the final ten laps to close right on the back of Vettel, getting within DRS range with two laps remaining.
He continued to come across and that didn't leave me any room so we ended up touching. The Silver Arrows and Hamilton were emphatically beaten by Ferrari in qualifying on Saturday with Hamilton relegated to ninth place on the grid due to a gearbox penalty.
But the biggest victory of the day came from the table tennis women's team, which shocked Singapore - a team that had won every CWG women's table tennis gold since 2002 - 3-1 in the final. "This will be my first Commonwealth Games medal and I am happy to achieve that but gold is what I'm after", Mary Kom declared after her win. The 16-year old from Haryana put up a tremendous performance to upstage more seasoned shooters as she shot a 240.9, a Commonwealth Games record.
It was Vettel's 49th career victory on the occasion of his 200th race start and importantly, with his second win of the season, he extended his world championship lead over Hamilton to 17 points. He pulled over on the side of the track because of an electrical failure, prompting the safety auto to come out. A pitman receives medical assistant after an incident with Kimi Raikkonen during the Bahrain Grand Prix .
Paul Pogba scored two goals in two minutes to overturn City's first-half lead before Chris Smalling's header completed the dramatic turnaround. The Red Devils went two goals down before half-time as Vincent Kompany and Ilkay Gundogan scored to put City in command.
Juventus in midweek - expertly guided home Gareth Bale's cross. But Antoine Griezmann equalised for Atletico few minutes later after Ronaldo's opener to secure a share of the points for his side. Real Madrid welcome Juventus to the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday for the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final. However, Griezmann got Diego Simeone's men back into match three minutes before the hour mark with a composed finish inside the box after beating two markers to ...
Blackmur now coaches the town's Midget AA team. He spoke of the culture of Canadian junior league hockey - especially of the frequent long bus trips from game to game - that was familiar to so many people in Humboldt and beyond. A campaign launched by a group of self-described hockey moms in Langley to have people show support for the victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash by wearing hockey jerseys on April 12 has gone global, with messages of support coming in from across Canada, the USA ...
The books and any cards left with the society will be sent to the Mayor of Humboldt, Saskatchewan to be forwarded to the Humboldt Broncos hockey team. The hockey community and others rallied around the victims and their families after news of the crash, offering financial assistance. A website for the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League said Schatz had been named player of the month in February.
Now on 84 points, the leaders are chasing Chelsea's Premier League record tally of 95 points set in 2004-05. Paul Pogba scored twice to make it 2-2 before Smalling popped up to be the unlikely hero for Jose Mourinho's men, volleying home a 69th-minute victor to delay City's celebrations.
Former NFL player Aldon Smith was arrested Friday night after violating "a condition of his electronic monitoring", according to TMZ Sports. But last week, San Francisco Superior Court Judge Ross Moody ordered Smith be fitted with an ankle monitor and Secure Continuous Remote Alcohol Monitor, or SCRAM, which detects alcohol consumption through sweat.
While it might be a small feature that was created to limit the potential liability of Facebook executives if their messages were hacked, it also seems like a case of Facebook allowing its senior staff to do something that normal users can't.
Conor McGregor has been taken into custody at the 78th precinct, Brooklyn, New York after an alleged rampage at the UFC 223 press conference yesterday evening. He turned himself into the NY police on Thursday night. McGregor's teammate Cian Cowley, 25, is escorted to court to face charges of assault and criminal damage.
Vettel pipped team-mate Kimi Raikkonen, the duo separated by just 0.143s, in what is also the first non-Mercedes pole in Bahrain in six years, with Valtteri Bottas leading Mercedes in third. The top ten midway: Vettel, Bottas, Raikkonen, Hamilton, Gasly, Magnussen, Hulkenberg, Alonso, Vandoorne and Ocon. With the last two laps to go, Bottas entered the DRS range and attempted to pass Vettel at Turn 1 on the final lap.
The vehicle pulled away and the unsecured tire bowled into the leg of the mehanic. At this point, Ferrari later revealed his name is Francesco and confirmed a double break of shinbone and fibula in his left leg. "If one guy is getting injured, it is bad for us", he said, after briefly delaying his mandatory television interviews to ask the team about Cigorini's condition, for which he had to ask for permission from a representative of F1 management.
The Irishman has been charged with three counts of assault and one count of criminal mischief following a backstage disturbance at the UFC 223 media day. Emboldened by his money from the Mayweather fight , he has become a law unto himself, but his latest misstep has seriously tested the patience of White , who has excused plenty of bad behaviour in the past.
There are times when football appears to have been scripted by Hollywood's finest and others when the blunt realities of the game bring even the most confident down to earth. The victory has seen the Old Trafford outfit extend their lead over third-placed Liverpool with four points, as they aim to finish second behind City.
Four years later, it was time for an upgrade. "Congratulations #PunamYadav on winning the Gold medal for India at #GC2018 she wins the medal by lifting a total of 222 kg, " AAP said in a tweet. The ease of the win was underlined by the margin of points given by the five judges. The boxers' rampaging run also continued unabated as the veteran duo of L Sarita Devi (60kg) and Manoj Kumar (59kg) advanced to the quarterfinals along with Commonwealth Games debutant Mohammed Hussamuddin (56kg).
Sprinters Akani Simbine (10.12) and Henricho Bruintjies (10.26) clocked the second fastest times in their heats to qualify for today's 100m final, and Orazio Cremona's 19.24m effort was enough to progress to the medal battle in the shot put on the opening day of track and field competition.
He had a golden opportunity to lay into McGregor on Saturday night on Showtime when asked about McGregor's bazaar rampage at the UFC 223 Media Day on Thursday. Video from TMZ Sports shows someone picking up a two-wheeled dolly and throwing it into a bus window, smashing the glass. "It was probably the worst conversation we ever had", White told FS1's "First Things First" on Friday.
Mackenzie Financial Corp raised its holdings in Royal Bank of Canada by 273.2% during the fourth quarter. The stock decreased 1.10% or $0.85 during the last trading session, reaching $76.27. They are Canada's largest bank as measured by assets and market capitalization, and one of North America's leading diversified financial services companies.
I think Paris-Roubaix has to be the toughest race because you have the terrain - there are anything between 52 and 55 kilometres of cobbles over the course of around 260 kilometres. Wallays was the next to fall back, leaving Sagan and Dillier out alone, but they worked well together to extend their lead to one minute 30 seconds.
Shooter Ravi Kumar clinched a bronze medal in Men's 10m Air Rifle Event with 224.1 points, Punam Yadav bagged a gold medal and lifted combined total of 222kg - 100kg snatch and 122kg clean and jerk. Madhurika Patkar, however, lost the second game of the rubber. With this victory, India has now won seven Gold medals in the games. The second game finished in favour of Batra, 11-4.
After 75 minutes of utter lethargy and inaction, nobody particularly deserved to convert, either. That means Klopp faces the prospect of breaking up his fearsome front three of Salah, Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane, who between them have scored 77 of Liverpool's 116 goals in all competitions this season.
However, in the Europa League, the Gunners are going from strength to strength with Ramsey scoring twice in the 4 - 1 thrashing of CSKA Moscow in the quarter-final first leg. Wenger must ensure Arsenal have sufficient cover when Ramsey does go wandering but the player himself must also pick his moments better and accept that in some matches he simply can not stray too far from his midfield partner.