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Rain saves 10-times French Open victor Rafa Nadal from shock defeat

Rain saves 10-times French Open victor Rafa Nadal from shock defeat The victor of the match will play either third seed Marin Cilic or Schwartzman's compatriot Juan Martin del Potro. Nadal raised minor concerns when he had both wrists wrapped between sets, although Alex Corretja, once Andy Murray's coach, reckoned they were to soak up sweat rather than wrap an injury. [Full Article...]

NBA Odds: Oddsmakers Not (Yet) Buying LeBron James-Celtics Speculation

NBA Odds: Oddsmakers Not (Yet) Buying LeBron James-Celtics Speculation President Trump rescinded the invitation in a tweet: "Going to the White House is considered a great honor for a championship team". Steph Curry led the way in Game 2 as he poured in a game-high 33 points, hitting an NBA Finals-record nine 3-pointers on 17 attempts. [Full Article...]

Muguruza thrashes Sharapova to reach semi-finals

Muguruza thrashes Sharapova to reach semi-finals However, she stormed back to win the next two sets 6-3, 6-2 and get the win. "So I give less importance to that". I think my shots were a lot more forced. Sharapova didn't play a point in the fourth round, because Serena Williams pulled out of their much-anticipated showdown with an injured chest muscle. [Full Article...]

Ariya and Kim in U.S. Women's Open playoff

Ariya and Kim in U.S. Women's Open playoff Somehow, she kept her cool. Jutanugarn captured her ninth career LPGA win, her second of the year after the Kingsmill Championship. "(He told me to) keep showing up, it's going to turn around. A birdie at the first extra hole, the 14th, gave her a quick advantage. He missed the green from the fairway on the 18th on the first extra hole and had to scramble for par. [Full Article...]

Chase Elliott: Runner-up Finish at Pocono Raceway

He also led the opening Pocono practice session Friday. Ryan Blaney and Chase Elliott each won qualifying races in Speedweeks for the Daytona 500, seemingly setting the stage for the new generation to take the reins in 2018. Elliott finished second in the Pocono Green 250 Xfinity Series race at Pocono Raceway Saturday afternoon. "It's awesome to win at Pocono because it's such a unique ... [Full Article...]

New York Yankees shareholder prepares £75m bid for Aston Villa

New York Yankees shareholder prepares £75m bid for Aston Villa The Chinese billionaire, who took over the club from American businessman Randy Lerner in 2016, is reportedly ready to sell as a number of financial restrictions make it increasingly hard for the club to succeed in their dream of returning to the English Premier League after being relegated in 2016. [Full Article...]

Justify arrives for Belmont Stakes, walks shed row

Justify arrives for Belmont Stakes, walks shed row Justify was led off the horse van by assistant trainer Jim Barnes, who then passed the lead shank to trainer Bob Baffert, who took Justify around the shed row several times before relinquishing him to groom Lalo Luna. "One of these horses or two maybe has to run a little bit better than you would expect them to, mine included (to win)", Lukas said. Hofburg followed Justify in the morning line ... [Full Article...]

Florentino has decided for the future of Cristiano Ronaldo — Real Madrid

Florentino has decided for the future of Cristiano Ronaldo — Real Madrid Coutinho is quoted as saying by Metro : "Messi and Ronaldo have been up there on their own for so many years". All eyes will be on Cristiano Ronaldo as the Selecao make their fifth successive appearance at the global showpiece, expecting to battle it out with La Furia Roja for the top spot in the group. [Full Article...]

Dominic Solanke 'intrigued' by Steven Gerrard's Rangers role amid Ibrox links

Dominic Solanke 'intrigued' by Steven Gerrard's Rangers role amid Ibrox links I want to be somewhere I can play every week and be the main man. Reports have suggested Liverpool will look to send Solanke out on loan next season to gain some vital first-team experience and he has been linked with a move to Rangers , where Gerrard was appointed manager in May. [Full Article...]

Ruthless Rafael Nadal sends Richard Gasquet crashing out as French challenge fades

Ruthless Rafael Nadal sends Richard Gasquet crashing out as French challenge fades The Italian, however, recovered well to take the final two sets by 6-4 scorelines to book his spot in the last 16. I think Stosur has the pop on serve to cause Muguruza problems and her forehand can be devastating on clay, but I think the backhand is a weakness that often gets exposed when she faces a step up in class. [Full Article...]

International Friendly match report Austria v Germany 02 June 2018

International Friendly match report Austria v Germany 02 June 2018 He last played for the national team in October 2016. "I'll talk to him tonight and if everything is okay, he'll play against Austria ". "He hasn't had problems in the match or in training this week", the coach added. "On Monday morning, I will speak to the relevant players and they will leave the squad around midday", said Loew. "We didn't execute many things we had planned", Loew said. [Full Article...]

No female athletes among highest 100 earners on Forbes list in 2018

No female athletes among highest 100 earners on Forbes list in 2018 Forbes's sporting rich list is created after calculating an athlete's earnings from prize money, salaries and bonuses in the year to 1 June 2018. Kohli, the only sportsperson from India to be featured in the list, is ranked 83rd with earnings of United States dollars 24 million. [Full Article...]

Salah optimistic of recovery ahead of World Cup

Salah optimistic of recovery ahead of World Cup Cuper explained: 'We are optimistic , and every medical report says he'll make it. "Of course, I am always happy that we can welcome quality players into our squad", he added. A petition calling for action to be taken against Sergio Ramos for the challenge that injured Mohamed Salah in the Champions League final has reached its original target of 500,000 signatures. [Full Article...]

DeChambeau wins Memorial in playoff on 2nd extra hole

DeChambeau wins Memorial in playoff on 2nd extra hole He was briefly tied for the lead Saturday until three-putt bogeys on the 16th and 18th holes, and he had to settle for a 68. With R2 completed, Holmes is T4, three back of co-leaders Kyle Stanley and Joaquin Niemann, and his 66 tied the low round of the day with nine othersThis is the 37-year-old's 11th Memorial with three prior top 25s and one top 10, a T4 in 2016. [Full Article...]

Warriors, Cavaliers say they're not going to White House

Warriors, Cavaliers say they're not going to White House LeBron James laughed as he came around the backstage partition after arriving fashionably late for his crowded, post-practice news conference. Reigning Finals MVP Kevin Durant was no slouch, either, adding 26 points, 9 boards and 7 assists in the 122-103 blowout. [Full Article...]

After Sunil Chhetri’s plea, tickets for India game sold out

After Sunil Chhetri’s plea, tickets for India game sold out His plea, on the other hand, made sure that the 10-15,000 seats at the Mumbai Football Arena were all sold out for India's second match with Kenya. India finish off their group assignments with a match against New Zealand on Thursday, with the tournament serving as part of the hosts' preparations for 2019 AFC Asian Cup. [Full Article...]

Discovery Inks International Deal for PGA Tour Golf Rights

Discovery Inks International Deal for PGA Tour Golf Rights This totals approximately 2,000 hours of content per year, including the six Tours operating under the PGA Tour umbrella and almost 150 tournaments annually, including the Players Championship, FedExCup Playoffs and the Presidents Cup. They are now in the PGA Tour business and that's not something you're going to walk away from. The move marks a distinct break with previous practice for the PGA ... [Full Article...]

Manchester United Fans React As Fred Joins Red Devils

Manchester United Fans React As Fred Joins Red Devils He made a return to Shakhtar in 2015 after a season away in Brazil and scored a further 21 goals for the club while also adding more winner's medals to his cabinet. "He's very happy to come to the Premier League to play, we talked a little bit about that". Possebon, now a sporting director, has no doubts that Fred is ready for the Premier League. [Full Article...]

Messi would have won 50 Grand Slams if he played tennis - Rakitic

Messi would have won 50 Grand Slams if he played tennis - Rakitic Messi is now back in Barcelona ahead of a friendly match, to be played against Israel in Jerusalem. "Messi is such a dominant sportsman that he would have won 50 grand slams if he was a tennis player". Meanwhile, Messi has urged his compatriots to be realistic in their World Cup expectations, warning that other teams heading to Russian Federation are better. [Full Article...]

Argentina 'cancels Israel World Cup friendly' after Gaza violence

Argentina 'cancels Israel World Cup friendly' after Gaza violence The match, which was Argentina's final game before the Russia World Cup 2018, was set to be played on Saturday at Teddy Stadium in Jerusalem al-Quds amid global anger over a decision by the United States to recognize the occupied Palestinian city as Israel's "capital". [Full Article...]


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