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Real Madrid fan Rafael Nadal hopes for more European glory

I say this as a friend and a former team-mate, someone who knows him well. Zidane has his own special place in Real's storied history after scoring the vict...


Nadal launches French Open title bid

The Spaniard, who was forced to withdraw before last year's third round with a wrist injury, broke Paire eight times to brush aside the world No. 45 in less tha...


CL Final 2017: Juve's Allegri fires warning at Real Madrid

He added: "This is my moral imperative for this game and I hope I can manage to do that because our team is very compact and based on collaboration". He has d...


Juventus vs Real Madrid 3 June 2017: UCL Preview and Predictions

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane spoke to the media in Cardiff on the eve of the Champions League final against Juventus . "We enjoyed winning the le...


Epsom Downs: Gosden's Enable Bang On Course For Classic Tilt

Good ground over a mile-and-a-half should be fine for her and who's to say in two weeks' time for the French Oaks it won't be quick ground? Enable, a 6-1 shot...


Ottawa Senators Force Game 7 But Face New Obstacle

Sidney Crosby didn't have an easy time during the Penguins 2-1 loss in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Final on Tuesday night, and that's putting it mildly....


Dufner has another 65 and opens big lead at Memorial

Zach Johnson dug deep to make the cut on the number with four birdies on his last five holes. Spieth was joined on six under by Jamie Lovemark (69) and his c...


Posey avoids "big guys tumbling" in Nats-Giants brawl

So Harper went to confront Strickland, which meant a short scrap between the two before everyone joined in, although Buster Posey and Madison Bumgarner prefer...


Theresa May's lead over Labour falls ahead of vote

Surveys suggest numerous 16 million pro-EU Britons, far from wanting to fight last year's lost battle again, are resigned to Brexit. The current Conservative...


Murray confident ahead of Del Potro clash

He won the first set 6-3, then Almagro took the second by the same score, and it was 1-all in the third when the match ended. World number one Tennis star...


Kyle Busch wins pole for Cup race at Dover

Regan Smith will be back behind the wheel of the No. 43 Ford, filling in for the injured Aric Almirola for the second-straight week. It's genetic. I'm sorry. (1...


Juventus v Real Madrid: Five memorable meetings

When will the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Juventus be played? "We're very close to doing it (winning successive finals) and we're the...


Kinder Morgan Canada says Trans Mountain moving forward after extensive review

Lincoln National Corp increased its position in shares of Kinder Morgan by 35.8% in the first quarter. The Bourgeon Capital Management Llc holds 109,477 shares ...


Where you can get free doughnuts on National Doughnut Day

If you don't see one of your favorite places you may frequent on the list below, you may want to ask them if they are participating in National Donut Day . M...


Leonardo DiCaprio upset over Trump's withdrawal from Paris agreement

President Donald Trump's supporters on Friday cast his decision to abandon the world's climate change pact as a "refreshing" stance for the USA that would s...


Novak Djokovic advances in French, with great difficulty

And Shelby Rogers lost to 13th-seeded Kristina Mladenovic (mih-LAD'-ehn-oh-vich) of France, 7-5, 4-6, 8-6. Novak Djokovic prevented a stunning upset as he e...


Young gun Zverev schools Djokovic in Rome triumph

So he's gonna be there. Djokovic added: "We are both excited about working together, but we have no long-term agreements and he is not going to be with me for...


Owen Farrell salvages unconvincing opening victory for Lions in New Zealand

It was a tough opener against a team that is expected to be the weakest they will face during the 10-match excursion to New Zealand . Irishman McLoughlin broke...


Ananya inspires us on her way to a national spelling title

Whether or not this event is touted in the States, the US Scripp National Spelling Bee is making quite a headline today in India. "It has recently become popu...


Last chance for Ronaldo to overtake Messi

As I was saying last week they are two players who can play together . But, at the age of 39, the World Cup victor finally has a chance to win the trophy he ...


Boston Globe photographer banned from Tom Brady's Best Buddies football game

It's unclear whether Brady was behind the decision to exclude The Boston Globe from covering the event. Brady did not field questions from reporters, but he...


Juventus bar Zidane's path to history with Madrid

The 2016/17 comes to an end on Saturday, as Real Madrid take on Juventus in the UEFA Champions League final at Cardiff's National Stadium . Real Mad...


Beyond The Mic: Warriors Dominance Will Make For Disappointing NBA Finals

Maybe, but as the teams gear up for Thursday night's series opener in Oakland, comments made by Warriors forward Draymond Green in October are reverberating...


The Champions League final has a sentimental favorite besides Gareth Bale

No team has ever defended their Champion's League trophy in its current format. Which, surely, makes it all the worse for Zidane as looks to be a key componen...


Putin scorns U.S. claims over Trump-Russia ties

Putin said at a forum in St. Petersburg. Trump has backed up Putin's denials, even though a growing number of former and current Cabinet members are being ...


Barcelona officially announce Ernesto Valverde as their next manager

Spanish giants Barcelona have appointed Ernesto Valverde as their new head coach ahead of the coming season. Valverde, 53, stepped down from his role in ch...


Penguins Halfway Home To The Stanley Cup

A lot of goaltending is played between the ears. Of those teams, 90 percent went on to win the Stanley Cup , including Pittsburgh last season. The Penguin...


Tamim ton lifts Bangladesh to 305-6 in Champions Trophy

Rain saw the Champions Trophy one-day worldwide between Australia and New Zealand at Edgbaston on Friday reduced to a 46 overs per side contest. "India-Pa...


Buffon eyes Champions League final 'fairytale' with Juventus

Juventus are no slouches in the trophy winning stakes, but they have only two European Cup triumphs in their history and Ramos acknowledged there is something ...


I didn't score many, but some were important, says modest Zidane

He made mistakes during the season that gave critics reason to question him, but proved his worth in the decisive stages of both the Spanish league and the Cha...


Zidane keeping mum on Bale ahead of final

On the other hand, the recently crowned Italian champions have gathered a fair range of appreciation with their impenetrable defence and great counter-attacking...


NBA Finals predictions: Warriors to sweep LeBron, Cavaliers?

They will not have to suffer this year, since Kevin Durant will make the difference. "This is what everybody has been waiting for, this is what we have been...


Champions League final: Juventus vs Real Madrid

History is at stake in the sold out Cardiff Principality Stadium tonight as Real Madrid and Juventus file out to battle for Europe's greatest trophy, the UE...


Pour Moi's Wings of Eagles Springs a Shock In the Derby

Cliffs Of Moher shading Cracksman and Eminent inside the final furlong. Wings of Eagle romped to victory in the Epsom Derby, coming from the rear of the pac...


Bangladesh are a better side, Mortaza warns England

Speaking at the pre-tournament dinner De Villiers said: "I was pretty happy with our preparations for the Champions Trophy, although obviously you don't want to...