• Rain postpones men's French Open quarters, delays women's
Rain postpones men's French Open quarters, delays women's

But it was her response to being pegged back in the second set that truly won over the Roland Garros crowd, with Ostapenko's power game proving too much for her Swiss opponent as she broke twice to win the deciding set 6-3. "I went to bed more or less at 11 p.m.", Bacsinszky said. Ostapenko and Bacsinszky will play each other on Thursday, which h...

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  • Preds Come Up Short, Pens Win Cup
Preds Come Up Short, Pens Win Cup

Over six games, the Pittsburgh market garnered a 32.0 rating, up slightly from a 31.7 previous year, followed by Nashville at 22.0. He also becomes just the sixth player to win multiple Conn Smythes. "He's pretty inspirational when he plays that way and gets to a level that not many guys can get to", veteran Matt Cullen said. Crosby did hav...

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  • Diego Costa believes fighting for Chelsea future is pointless
Diego Costa believes fighting for Chelsea future is pointless

Costa fell out with Conte mid-way through the campaign amid speculation he was subject to interest from the Chinese Super League. Spain stayed top of World Cup qualifying Group G with a 2-1 win in Skopje, the striker scoring the visitors' second goal to move on to five for the campaign.

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  • Win against New Zealand one of Bangladesh's finest in ODIs, feels Bashar
Win against New Zealand one of Bangladesh's finest in ODIs, feels Bashar

The Shakib-Mahmudullah stand went past the 178-run Tamim Iqbal-Mushfiqur Rahim stand against Pakistan in 2015 to set a new record for Bangladesh . Shakib al Hasan was then bowled by Trent Boult in the third ball of the 47th over, after scoring 114 runs off 111 balls.

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  • Golden State Warriors capture second National Basketball Association title in three years
Golden State Warriors capture second National Basketball Association title in three years

This was the moment Durant got to dribble out the clock. The win spelled redemption for the Warriors, who brought forward Kevin Durant over from the Oklahoma City Thunder last offseason to bolster their already high-powered offense. And with the talk that Durant, Curry and Andre Iguodala all looking to stay in the Bay even though they each have t...

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  • Pittsburgh Penguins survive to win Game 1 of NHL Stanley Cup Final
Pittsburgh Penguins survive to win Game 1 of NHL Stanley Cup Final

Pontus Aberg scored for Nashville, which has 18 shots, and Jake Guentzel scored for Pittsburgh, which has 12. Bonino was killing a 5-on-3 penalty after Pittsburgh's Chris Kunitz and Evgeni Malkin were in the box. One more for a team that is already loaded with them. The expectation is that the Penguins will certainly generate more offense...

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  • UofL's Brendan McKay picked 4th overall by Tampa in MLB Draft
UofL's Brendan McKay picked 4th overall by Tampa in MLB Draft

His.343 average is second-best on the team, and he's also second in home runs (17) and RBIs (56). McKay became Louisville's all-time strikeout leader in the Super Regional against Kentucky and has 385 entering the College World Series. This is McKay's fourth major award in 2017 as he is also the ACC Player of the Year and national Player of the...

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  • Mets select David Peterson with 20th overall pick
Mets select David Peterson with 20th overall pick

On April 29th of this year, Peterson threw a complete game shutout against Arizona State. The Oregon Ducks product trailed only former Houston pitcher Seth Romero as the top college lefty in the 2017 cycle. There's no projection left, but he doesn't need it, he's a 92-94 with his fastball, and his above-average slider can miss bats. Talk about co...

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  • Gareth Bale hoping to help make more history at Real Madrid
Gareth Bale hoping to help make more history at Real Madrid

Isco had snatched Bale's place in the Real Madrid team, and is a popular fighter among Bernabeu supporters, while Bale has come in for a degree of criticism. Bale made just 17 league starts for Madrid in 2016-17 after undergoing ankle surgery late previous year. Bale was injured again in the El Clasico against Barcelona on April 23, effective...

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  • Sri Lanka vs South Africa ICC Champions League 2017 LIVE Score, Result
Sri Lanka vs South Africa ICC Champions League 2017 LIVE Score, Result

Tahir and paceman Chris Morris (2/32) were the best performers. Tharanga pleaded guilty to the offence and will miss his side's Champions Trophy matches against India on Thursday and Pakistan on Monday. With five fours and two sixes, the former skipper put together a match-winning display. "He takes wickets and also economical most of t...

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  • With backs to the wall, Cavaliers' Irving at his best
With backs to the wall, Cavaliers' Irving at his best

It's been about them proving that a year ago was a fluke, KD validating the move here, which it's been validated, but, no. " Maybe more measured", Myers said , comparing Green from previous year to now. James, in his seventh consecutive Finals, has won at least one road game in 29 consecutive playoff series, but for the streak to continue, th...

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  • Dustin Johnson delayed in Erin Hills arrival
Dustin Johnson delayed in Erin Hills arrival

Johnson is the No. 1-ranked player in the world, and after missing the cut at last week's Memorial Tournament in OH, he played two practice rounds at Erin Hills, a first-time Open venue. Open titles since Curtis Strange did it in both 1988 and 1989. Despite the delay in his arrival at Erin Hills, Johnson is the clear favourite to win.

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  • Warriors Win 2017 NBA Championship
Warriors Win 2017 NBA Championship

But then you add, of course, some chatter in there, and that adds some extra motivation. That's the mentality Cleveland brought into Game 4 last Friday night. Tight whistle in Game 5 of the NBA Finals . But hey, they were floor seats, so the buyer has a pretty good chance of getting on TV, and he or she will be well positioned to potentially hec...

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  • Two Colts preseason games will be nationally televised
Two Colts preseason games will be nationally televised

However, if you live outside of the local viewing area and you choose not to buy an NFL Game Pass subscription, you'll still be able to watch the Steelers first two games live on the NFL Network . Here is the 49ers full preseason schedule. I'm assuming that the NFL Network will eventually show replays of every preseason contest as they've don...

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  • Fan pays $133000 for pair of NBA Finals tickets
Fan pays $133000 for pair of NBA Finals tickets

To hear them tell it, they're eyes have been appropriately widened. Kevin Durant , however, was hired to prevent just that kind of comeback, and it's hard to imagine it happening for Cleveland this year. "We didn't seem that nervous in Game 4", Kerr said on Monday. "We may do some of that". "We got two on the ball, that means that somebody's o...

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  • Everton fans react to Liverpool statement on Van Dijk
Everton fans react to Liverpool statement on Van Dijk

Van Dijk has been tipped to leave the Saints this summer and recent reports suggested that the Dutch defender had been favouring a move to Anfield. Liverpool called the situation a "misunderstanding" in a statement released on Wednesday, which came after Southampton reportedly threatened to file a complaint with the Premier League .

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  • Qatar hit by ratings downgrade over blockade crisis
Qatar hit by ratings downgrade over blockade crisis

Trump accused Doha of funding such groups at a "very high level" as Gulf states - led by Saudi Arabia and the UAE - launch a media and diplomatic war on Qatar. The State Department had said the us learned only at the last minute about the Arab nations' plan to cut ties. Erdogan said the recent crisis in the Gulf region serves only those who ...

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  • Dennis Rodman to meet his 'old friend' Kim Jong Un
Dennis Rodman to meet his 'old friend' Kim Jong Un

Rodman was also spotted at the Beijing International Airport on Monday night where he refused to answer questions about his visit. Rodman has received the red-carpet treatment on each of his past visits but has been roundly criticized for doing so during a time of high tensions between the USA and North Korea over its weapons programs.

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  • Warriors Get Their Revenge, Defeat Cavaliers to Win 2017 NBA Finals
Warriors Get Their Revenge, Defeat Cavaliers to Win 2017 NBA Finals

Obviously, coming back from an 0-3 hole is more hard than overhauling a 3-1 disadvantage. Before blowing their own 3-1 lead in the Finals, the Warriors had come back from 3-1 down to beat the Thunder in the conference finals. The Cavs defended their home court in a major way. "It was about damn time, for all of us to really see what playing wel...

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  • Warren Gatland launches defence of his coaching technique amid criticism of 'Warrenball'
Warren Gatland launches defence of his coaching technique amid criticism of 'Warrenball'

He's unquestionably a little bothered by the preconceived notion his Lions will offer nothing but up the guts running lines with a view to smashing all opponents off their feet on this tour. "When did that way start". "We have a few work ons from last weekend and we know we need to be more clinical", Gatland said. So we knew it was going to be ...

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