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Toure On Target As City Brush Aside West Brom

Manchester City edged ever closer to a guaranteed place in next season's Champions League after an entertaining 3-1 win over West Bromwich at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday. Gabriel Jesus returned the favor inside two minutes, his layoff at the edge of the area met with a cushioned side-foot volley by De Bruyne that curled inside the far post.



Three-way fight for Real Madrid striker?

Reports suggest a move away from Madrid is likely and with this social media action Chelsea fans are now all but certain their front-line will be graced by the former Juventus attacker next campaign. The situation at Chelsea could be what plays into Arsenal's hands if they are serious. The Real Madrid striker is looking to leave Santiago Bernabeu this summer after failing to establish himself as Zinedine Zidane's first-choice centre-forward.


Kenyan man runs fastest marathon, misses 2-hour mark by 24 seconds

Kenyan man runs fastest marathon, misses 2-hour mark by 24 seconds

Humans have still yet to break the 2-hour marathon mark, but they're getting close with the help of sports science and technology innovation. The record attempt will be broadcast live on Twitter around 8:45 p.m. Nike spends more than $3 billion each year on so-called demand creation expenses, which includes marketing and endorsement costs. That move was created to help the runners more effectively maintain the rapid pace, but it also disqualified the competition from world record status; ...



Harry Kane confident Tottenham Hotspur will not struggle like West Ham United

Kane hoped the progression of improvement from 2016 to this year will continue next season, when Spurs play their home games 12 miles to the west at Wembley. "What a way to finish", Kane told Sky Sports . That's progression from last season and we have to keep it going now. "To score the victor, to win the game and finish unbeaten here is something special.



Warriors overcome big deficit to beat Spurs in Game 1

Rebounding has been a dominant theme for the Warriors ever since they learned San Antonio would be their finals opponent, and Curry picked up the beat in the final practice before Game 1 . The theories revolving around his mysteriously bad performance go from him partying all night long the day before to playing with an injury, perhaps even a concussion.



Astros earn split with Yanks on Derek Jeter night

Along with honoring Jeter with a lengthy tribute video, the Yankees dedicated his number and his career accomplishments on a plaque at the Monument Park. Yankees: After day off, CC Sabathia (2-2) starts Tuesday at Kansas City. Twenty of Jeter's former teammates, managers and coaches were in attendance, though longtime frenemy Alex Rodriguez was not there.