• Andy Murray prepared for tough encounter as Delpo rivalry continues
Andy Murray prepared for tough encounter as Delpo rivalry continues

The first set was the highlight of the whole tournament - tennis players battled for nearly half an hour, and the best was Murray who had to play a few set-Bolov. The one significant asterisk was the fitness of Del Potro, who went into the match with a groin injury and struggled more and more as it progressed.

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  • Golden State Warriors Win NBA Finals Over Cleveland Cavaliers
Golden State Warriors Win NBA Finals Over Cleveland Cavaliers

The Warriors won the title in 2015 before the Cavaliers made their historic comeback previous year. Kerr returned to coach the last four games of the NBA Finals after taking time off since the middle of the first round of the playoffs in hopes of finding a remedy to the nausea and migraines he was experiencing stemming from back surgery from al...

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  • Rafael Nadal: French Open title 'more special' after tough times for Mallorcan
Rafael Nadal: French Open title 'more special' after tough times for Mallorcan

Both men will battle again in Wimbledon next month. This is the first time Nadal has won in Paris without dropping a set. "I could win the first two matches and then things could change", Nadal, whose first grand slam title for three years took his total to 15, said.

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  • John Terry considering offer from Championship side Aston Villa
John Terry considering offer from Championship side Aston Villa

Former Chelsea defender John Terry could be set for a shock move to Aston Villa after meeting with Steve Bruce to play golf this week. Bournemouth , who recently signed Terry's former Chelsea teammate Asmir Begovic , have been heavily linked and tried to sign him on loan in January after seeing him spend the bulk of Chelsea's ti...

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  • Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant
Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant

LeBron James fell two assists shy of his second consecutive triple-double, contributing team highs of 41 points and 13 boards for the Cavaliers. The X factor was Kevin Durant, who won the first championship of his illustrious career and was crowned Finals MVP, recording more than 30 points in each game of the series.

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  • Djokovic makes winning French Open start on Agassi's watch
Djokovic makes winning French Open start on Agassi's watch

On Monday, as he watched Djokovic play, he was greeted by Boris Becker who gave up coaching the Serb in December after three years together. Rafael Nadal's search for an unprecedented 10th title at the French Open got off to a winning start as he beat Benoit Paire of France in straight sets.

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  • Harry Kane to retain England captaincy for France friendly
Harry Kane to retain England captaincy for France friendly

The prolific Tottenham Hotspur striker donned the armband for the first time during a dramatic 2-2 World Cup qualifying draw with Scotland on Saturday (10 June) and will do so again in Paris tomorrow evening. After March's last-gasp 1-0 win over Slovenia, this was another display from Scotland to nourish hope of a first major tournament a...

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  • Fullback Stuart Hogg ruled out of Lions tour
Fullback Stuart Hogg ruled out of Lions tour

Scoring three tries on tour for the first time, the Lions attacking threat was not enough to beat their hosts, who won the game with a penalty in the final five minutes. All Blacks fly-half Lima Sopoaga booted the Highlanders ahead with the early penalty before winger Waisake Naholo's electric feet carved open a gap past Courtney Lawes ...

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  • Vettel sees P4 as a gain after early damage
Vettel sees P4 as a gain after early damage

But he was hit by a suspected battery failure after 11 of the race's 70 laps. Vettel regretted that he and the team did not realise the extent of the front wing damage right away and missed the chance to change it under the safety vehicle for Carlos Sainz Jr and Felipe Massa's crash.

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  • LeBron's NBA Finals triple double history doesn't ease loss
LeBron's NBA Finals triple double history doesn't ease loss

James added 13 rebounds and eight assists to become the first player in Finals history to average a triple-double for the entire series. The two embraced in 2012 and Durant , the 2017 NBA Finals MVP in his first season with the Warriors , found James to give him a hug and congratulate him on a great series.

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  • Draymond Green explains why mocked Cavs fans
Draymond Green explains why mocked Cavs fans

Green was determined to be there for his team in Game 5 this time around. The Cavs showed what they're capable of doing when everything clicks on both ends, scoring a record 86 points in the first half of Friday's 137-116 win to extend the series and postpone any Warriors plans for a victory parade.

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  • Sri Lanka set 300 to win by South Africa at the Oval
Sri Lanka set 300 to win by South Africa at the Oval

Mathews , who has been out of global action since January this year, is likely to miss the encounter due to a calf injury. Down the order, Kusal Perera (44 not out) gave some resistance but Sri Lanka lost wickets in a heap to be all out for 203 in 41.3 overs.

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  • Yankees draft risky stud pitcher who just had Tommy John
Yankees draft risky stud pitcher who just had Tommy John

Schmidt finished the 2017 season 4-2 with a 1.34 ERA in nine starts, leading the SEC in ERA before being injured. His fastball sits in the low 90s at 91-93 miles per hour while touching slightly higher. I wanted to come work with him and it's been a great year. Jeff Hoffman , another one. "So he must have been very high on their board, separatin...

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  • Kevin Durant named 2017 Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP
Kevin Durant named 2017 Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP

James said following today's 129-120 loss to the Warriors that he'd get away from the game for a bit. James scored a game-high 41 points with 13 rebounds , eight assists and two steals in the 2017 NBA Finals-clincher. The Warriors tallied 35 bench points in game five, while Cleveland managed just seven points outside their starting five....

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  • Nadal destroys Wawrinka to claim 10th French Open title
Nadal destroys Wawrinka to claim 10th French Open title

Wilander believes time away from the court after finishing a year ago early has helped the Mallorcan to return to his formidable physical peak. Confronted with the match's first break point, 10 minutes in, he solved the predicament this way: service victor at 107 miles per hour (173 kph), ace at 117 miles per hour (189 kph), service victor at 120 m...

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  • Arsenal players glad about manager Wenger's new deal: Ramsey
Arsenal players glad about manager Wenger's new deal: Ramsey

Giroud completed 90 minutes just four times in the Premier League in 2016-17, though he did score 12 goals , and reports have suggested that Arsene Wenger is in the market for a marquee forward addition in this transfer window, leading to the potential of the forward's departure.

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  • 'Where' could be the final hurdle for Mayweather-McGregor
'Where' could be the final hurdle for Mayweather-McGregor

It's been widely assumed the bout matching Mayweather, the retired king of boxing, against the reigning UFC lightweight champion would be held at T-Mobile Arena, which might be the reason for the retraction. "According to our website, Mayweather Promotions has submitted requests for events on June 20, July 29 and August 26, 2017", Bennett exclusive...

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  • 'Real Madrid to decide future of striker Alvaro Morata'
'Real Madrid to decide future of striker Alvaro Morata'

He is understood to have informed Madrid's general director, Jose Angel Sanchez, that the player who scored 20 goals in all competitions last season has chose to leave the club in search of regular first-team football. His agent, Juanma Lopez , informed Madrid that his client wanted to leave last week due to his limited playing time. The Wel...

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  • Judge clouts 22nd homer, propels Yankees past Angels 5-3
Judge clouts 22nd homer, propels Yankees past Angels 5-3

I want to get some other input from people", Showalter said. The home run put Judge in the record books as the home run became the hardest-hit home run of the newly minted Statcast era. Didi Gregorius went 4 for 4 with a walk and drove in two runs for the Yankees , while Chase Headley added an RBI single. The 6-foot-7, 282-pound Aaron Judge ...

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  • Bangladesh coach: No feeling of revenge
Bangladesh coach: No feeling of revenge

Any cricketer thrives on these opportunities. "For us, it's the first time; not like the other teams". A win would give us a lot of confidence. In the series against South Africa that preceded the tournament, he took a single wicket, but it was a pretty good one - Hashim Amla, who has 25 one-day worldwide hundreds to his name.

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