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Aston Villa shred Gerrard’s FA Cup dream

Aston Villa shred Gerrard’s FA Cup dream

April 20, 2015

LONDON, April 20 — Fabian Delph destroyed Steven Gerrard’s hopes of a fairytale Liverpool send-off by scoring the winner as Aston Villa yesterday reached the FA Cup final with a 2-1 victory. Liverpool captain Gerrard, who turns 35 on the day of the final, had hoped to bring down the curtain on his Anfield career with a third FA Cup winner’s medal, but instead it is Tim Sherwood’s Villa who will tackle holders Arsenal on May 30. Philippe Coutinho gave Liverpool the lead at Wembley... Read more

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Mercedes Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton (bottom) of Britain leads the pack at the start of the Bahrain F1 Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit, south of Manama, April 19, 2015, to win his second race in a row. — Reuters pic

Mercedes Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton (bottom) of Britain leads the pack at the start of the Bahrain F1 Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit, south of Manama, April 19, 2015, to win his second race in a row. — Reuters pic