Warner contributed 43 at the top of the order and once he was dismissed in the 17th over. Smith reached three figures from 95 balls which was greeted by a combination of cheers, applause and chants of "cheat" from sections of the 11,500-strong crowd.
The contracts between the seller Mike Ashley and the Abu Dhabi billionaire Sheikh have already been signed and submitted to the Premier League for approval, with reports suggesting the deal is almost done and dusted. - Why did £2bn Liverpool takeover fail? Despite reports, the Telegraph were unable to gain confirmation of the agreement when questioning Magpies representatives, with several high-placed sources claiming they could not divulge any information on the situation.
Beating Chelsea will not only mean that European trophy, but a place in next season's Champions League , something that has become just as important as the honour of winning the Europa League itself. I think I can still improve. " Chelsea need to understand if that happens again they have to play from the front". He is the first Chelsea player to win the award since Frank Lampard back in 2005.
Top seed Novak Djokovic might be out of pocket after trashing the floor of a Roland Garros gym but there was little else troubling the Serb after he opened his French Open bid on Monday by dismantling Poland's Hubert Hurkacz. The topic was even discussed on the Tennis Channel after the match. "Last year French Open president Bernard Giudicelli said Williams" skintight "catsuit" did not "respect the game" and led to an update to the tournament's dress code.
Jack Marriott came off the bench for Derby to ensure a nervous finish for Villa with a goal nine minutes from time but it could not prevent County from recording a playoff loss for the fourth time in six seasons. A 10-match winning streak during the run-in propelled Smith's Villa side into the playoffs where they got past West Midlands rivals West Bromwich Albion in the semi-finals.
Russian Diatchenko is ranked a lowly 82nd in the world, and retired from her only previous match against Williams at the 2015 US Open while trailing 6-0, 2-0. While Williams' catsuit won't be seen again at the French Open, her boldness did help score a victory for female tennis players. While Williams showed no obvious signs of her recent knee problem in the early going, she didn't look up to her best, either.