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Saturday showdown


When asked to clarify whether he had already decided to exclude certain players from the semifinal side on the basis of the woeful West Brom defeat, Jose Mourinho replied, "Yeah. What is the criteria for a manager to choose a team? I only know one criteria. [It] is the way they play. [It] is the only way I can select players."

Saturday showdown

When asked to clarify whether he had already decided to exclude certain players from the semifinal side on the basis of the woeful West Brom defeat, Jose Mourinho replied, "Yeah. ...

Craziest comebacks

“The fall of Rome” was how one Catalan daily described Barcelona's shocking 3-0 defeat to Serie A side Roma on Tuesday which ended the Spanish league giants' bid for a ...


Nadal will be back for the semis after helping Spain's David Cup fightback

World number one tennis player, Rafael Nadal vowed to play again for Spain when they face France in the semifinals of the David Cup following a dramatic fightback to win their quarter-final tie 3-2 against Germany on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/9 9:08:36

Messi hat-trick takes Barca closer to the title after draw in Madrid derby

Leo Messi scored a hat-trick and FC Barcelona made history with their 3-1 win at home to Leganes in the 31st round of games in Spain's Liga Santander.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/9 9:08:00

F1 considers sprint race qualifying shake-up

Formula One bosses are considering ditching Saturday's traditional qualifying session and replacing it with a sprint race to decide the grid.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/8 22:13:39

Fiji claim record 4th straight HK Sevens crown with crunching win

Fiji won a record fourth straight Hong Kong Sevens crown on Sunday with a crunching 24-12 victory over Kenya and dedicated the win to those hit by a cyclone which struck this month.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/8 22:08:40

Blake fastest into 100m final

Jamaica's former world champion Yohan Blake sailed into the final of the 100 meters at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday, living up to his top billing on the opening day of the athletics on the Gold Coast.
Source: Reuters | 2018/4/8 22:08:40

Levante near survival after late win over Las Palmas

Levante took a giant step toward sealing their La Liga survival by winning 2-1 in a relegation battle at home to fellow strugglers Las Palmas with a superb injury-time goal by Jose Campana.
Source: Reuters | 2018/4/8 22:08:39

Messi helps Barca equal record unbeaten streak

Barcelona equaled the record longest unbeaten run in La Liga history as a Lionel Messi hat trick inspired the runaway leaders to a 3-1 win over Leganes on Saturday to make it 38 league games unbeaten.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/8 22:03:40

Mourinho challenges Utd after thrilling win

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho challenged his side to take the fight for the Premier League to Manchester City next season after spoiling City's title party by coming from 2-0 down to win a thrilling derby 3-2 on Saturday.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/8 22:03:40

Nuggets regain control of destiny

Will Barton scored 31 points as the Denver Nuggets kept their playoffs hopes alive with a 134-115 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/8 22:03:40

Nuggets regain control of destiny

Will Barton scored 31 points as the Denver Nuggets kept their playoffs hopes alive with a 134-115 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/8 22:03:39