Ed Carpenter fastest on 3rd day of Indy 500 practice

Strong winds can be a major hazard on an exposed superspeedway track, where average lap speeds are so high, as they significantly affect the car's stability in corners. "The pit stop practice was useful and I think we learned a couple of things on their side and also my side on how to approach the slow and fast lane because obviously in practice it is okay but on race day when 33 cars pit in there will be a lot of traffic so we have to respect some kind of rules that are new here".

F1 great Alonso to start 5th in Indy 500 debut

Scott Dixon, of New Zealand, celebrates with his wife, Emma, and children, Poppy and Tilly, after winning the pole for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway , Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Indianapolis . Rossi ended Alonso's hopes of becoming the first rookie to win the pole. But it sure wasn't easy. "It was white knuckles the whole time". I thought I could run a 230 (lap), but not four of them.

Kristaps Porzingis: Phil meets with Porzingis camp

Porzingis, meanwhile, still hasn't had a conversation with Hornacek or Knicks brass since he blew off April's exit meeting, though his brother/agent Janis recently has talked to Jackson. Janis Porzingis told ESPN earlier this month that his brother wants to stay with the Knicks, but he has issues with the direction of the team. "Kris wants to stay in NY; he feels at home there".

Chelsea legend sends heartfelt message to fans ahead of final game

The 36-year-old was substituted midway through the first half - it was meant to be the 26th minute, but actually was the 27th - and received a guard of honour from his team-mates on his final Stamford Bridge appearance for Chelsea. If you hadn't quite grasped the meaning of this moment, the magnitude of this occasion in the history of Chelsea Football Club, this video will hopefully set you right.

Arsene Wenger lauds tricky Alexis Sanchez after win over Southampton

Arsene Wenger lauds tricky Alexis Sanchez after win over Southampton

He's very good in short space, and in the box. "Overall it was a very convincing win", he told Sky Sports . Arsenal went into the game on the back of a 2-0 win over Manchester United and procured the first sight of goal , with Aaron Ramsey firing wide after a foray by Oxlade-Chamberlain.

Pogba On Target As Man Utd End On A High

With Mourinho focusing on Wednesday's Europa League final against Ajax, there is a high probability that a few academy players will feature in Sunday's clash with Crystal Palace. "Don't we deserve respect for that?" he asked. The match's pace slowed considerably in the second half. Ibrahimovic ruptured ligament in his knee after landing awkwardly in the Europa League quarter-final against Anderlecht.