David Luiz: "I took pay cut and huge risk when rejoining Chelsea"

Indeed, Fabio Capello recently humiliated Luiz's defensive ability on stage in Brazil. Despite misgivings in some quarters over his return to Chelsea , Luiz disputes the notion of having a point to prove to his detractors, who questioned whether he was tactically disciplined enough to succeed in the Premier League .

NBA, NHL finals will feature defending champions

The Finals will mark the seventh straight trip for James and his eighth overall. Williams was once in the conversation for the best point guard in the league along with 2005 draftmate Paul. They won the three road games in the series by a combined 90 points, the last two by a total of 77. It's finally official. After a brutal first three rounds of postseason play in the National Basketball Association, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors tip off on June 1 at 9:00 p.m.

MI vs RPS Match Prediction & Playing 11: IPL 2017 Qualifier 1

Nothing went right for Kings XI after they lost the all-important toss and were asked to bat on a wicket which had plenty of moisture. For Rising Pune Supergiant, making the playoffs has been a huge turnaround from the time when they were at the floor of the table; eleven days into the season, RPS were eighth in the standings with just one win from four matches .

Conte says he'll stay at Premier League champion Chelsea

We have the same idea about the future and we've started to work for next season. "It was right to enjoy the moment, and in the other side we face a team who has lost the chance to play in Champions League". Their absence from Wenger's squad for Saturday's fixture has taken Mertesacker into contention to start against the Premier League champions, particularly given illness could yet rule out fellow German Shkodran Mustafi .

Barca's last chance to salvage season

The former Barcelona midfielder has won almost everything as the coach, since replacing Gerard Martino in 2014. Having been appointed in 2014 to replace Gerardo Martino, boss Enrique claimed a La Liga , Champions League and Copa del Rey treble in his first season.

South Africa 'concerns' after Manchester attack

South Africa 'concerns' after Manchester attack

England skipper Eoin Morgan revelled in his side beginning the final countdown to their Champions Trophy campaign with victory over South Africa , the No1 ranked one-day side in the world, at Headingley. Talking about the forthcoming Champions Trophy, AB said that every team has pressure and is a contender to win the title. Phehlukwayo then undid Root (37) with a bouncer the local hero hooked to Amla.