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Play starts in women's quarterfinals in Paris

Murray is the top-ranked player in the world but has never won at Roland Garros . She bounced back and then saved a match point in the tiebreaker. That was onl...


Senators believe they can defy expectations again with first Game 7 win

A trip to the Stanley Cup Final is on the line tonight in Pittsburgh as the Sens and Penguins get set to battle in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final. S...


Scooter Gennett Hits 4 Home Runs For Reds To Tie MLB Record

CINCINNATI (AP) - Cleats, pants, jersey, hat. After the game, Gennett stripped off his uniform - cleats, jersey, hat and trousers, and gave every piece to a c...


Unseeded Latvian teen Ostapenko into 1st Slam semi at French

Bacsinszky came out firing after another brief rain delay as the Chatrier crowd did its best to keep Mladenovic alive. Latvia's teenage firecracker Jelena Os...


Stars fall on women's side

Williams, who turns 37 this month, is a seven-time major champion , with all of those titles at Wimbledon or the US Open. This is one of the most wide-open...


Cleveland officer in Tamir Rice shooting case fired, another officer suspended

Surveillance video showed that Loehmann fatally shot Rice, who was holding a toy gun, just seconds after his partner, Frank Garmback , pulled up in their patro...


Jos Buttler's incredible six helps England to Champions Trophy win

Morgans men are through to the Champions Trophy semi-finals following their victory over New Zealand , but the same can not be said for the Aussies, who will b...


Kiki set to get Roland Garros fired up

The World No. 5 spoke following the match of being treated unfairly by crowds as well as unsportsmanlike behaviour by her rival Mladenovic, saying "The crowd wa...


Subban trolls Crosby, bringing bag of mouthwash

Game 4 between the Predators and Penguins is Monday night at 8. The dog, its name tag hanging from a spiked collar, bares his teeth in photos on three walls...


Detroit Tigers vs. Los Angeles Angels

After six days of rest, Daniel Norris (2-3, 4.47) all set to take the pitch in the series opener against the Angels . Kinsler, activated off the 10-day d...


Semedo joins Villarreal on five-year deal

In the Portuguese media early last week there were claims that a deal had already been agreed between Newcastle and Sporting Lisbon for the central defender...


Wawrinka crushes Cilic to reach French Open semis

World number three Stan Wawrinka will face Marin Cilic in the quarterfinals of the French Open on Wednesday. Pointing to his temple in celebration of hi...


Green says LeBron is great, but Durant is 'a created player'

Game 3 is at 9 p.m. tonight. "I don't remember how I felt a year ago being down 2-0". To me, it's a miracle that it's even a possibility. "Teams have great ...


Predators get even with Penguins

And in Nashville , when those flashes came, Rinne was the best player on the ice, limiting the Penguins to one goal for the fifth and sixth times in the past...


Lucky against Australia, need to win in Cardiff: Shakib

Since then, New Zealand have seen a victory snatched from them by rain as their match against Australia was called off, before the Australians ended up at...


Eden Hazard would consider leaving Chelsea for Real Madrid

Batshuayi is fully aware of how important Hazard is for both club and country, as a domestic and global team-mate. Hazard bagged 16 goals and six assists du...


Michigan St players charged in campus sexual assault case

King, 19, is being charged with one count of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, one count of third-degree criminal sexual conduct and one count of capturin...


Defending champion Djokovic dumped out of French Open

That risky approach paid dividends as she hit a crosscourt forehand victor then a backhand down the line to break for 5-2 in the decider. Top seed Andy Murra...


Stubborn Cavaliers must slow down the tempo to survive Game 3

The Warriors remained flawless in the 2017 post-season by sweeping the first two games of the NBA Finals at home and enter game three Wednesday at Clevelan...


Pat Riley Says Magic Johnson Could Beat LeBron James One-on-One

The Warriors still have that pesky matter of winning two more games in the NBA Finals , but they have looked so dominant in the first two that they're already ...


Muttering Murray struggles to tame big-hitter Klizan

The first set on Court Suzanne Lenglen was a horror show for Murray against a player who nearly skipped Roland Garros because of a calf injury. The former U...


Cavaliers ignoring last season's comeback after falling into 2-0 hole again

Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue went so far as to say Kyrie Irving's shaky start - 18 for 45 from the field over two games - can be blamed on the game's hidden tr...


Novak Djokovic surrenders to Dominic Thiem in French Open quarters

He scored 38 winners as compared to Djokovic's just 18. After squandering two set points in the opener on a blustery Court Suzanne Lenglen, Djokovic's renowne...


Antoine Griezmann confirms Atletico Madrid stay

The 26-year-old French worldwide was recently linked with a big money move to Manchester United . Atletico can not register new players until January 2018 af...


Durant and Curry dominate for Game 2

And also: Just enjoy a great highlight, you dummies! That's what makes it so much fun, to feel the energy of the Finals. And while it's true the Cavaliers ove...


Draymond Green: Warriors 'understand the task ahead'

For Curry, last year's loss to the Cavaliers - spoiling the team's 73-win regular season, and coming after Curry had become the first unanimously selected mo...


Players have no fears about Wimbledon despite London attack

But speaking at the French Open, Djokovic vowed to take part at Wimbledon - which starts on July 3 - adding that there is no life when "living in fear". Thi...


Nadal reaches French Open semis as Carreno Busta retires

Regardless of who wins the Coupe de Mousquetaires trophy on Sunday, Thiem's thrilling run on clay this year is already one of the highlights of the tennis seaso...


Civic Center to host Warriors Game 3 watch party

LeBron James & Co. then made National Basketball Association history by taking the next three games, two at Oracle Arena, to become the first team in Finals hi...


Scooter turns slugger, ties MLB record with 4 homers

The only players to reach base in each of his plate appearances during his four-homer performance, along with Gennett, were Hamilton, Carlos Delgado, Green, Roc...


Kyle Larson wins Dover Xfinity race for 2nd straight victory

Ricky Taylor, Jordan's brother, started the race in the auto from the 10th and final position on the grid after wrecking their Cadillac during Friday's qualify...


Champions Trophy 2017: Skipper Virat Kohli calls for improvement in fielding

Initially, the openers gave us a good start. Kohli had made 43 when he was missed by substitute Fahim Ashraf who grassed a topedged hook off Wahab. On an unusua...


Cavaliers could use more from Kyrie Irving as series shifts to Cleveland

A team that plays both sides of the ball equally well and constantly looks to run-and-gun, playing in a track meet for all four quarters of the game, a pace tha...


Need to learn from US Open defeat to Nishikori, says Murray

Fourth round: No. 1 Andy Murray beat Karen Khachanov 6-3, 6-4, 6-4; No. 3 Stan Wawrinka beat No. 15 Gael Monfils 7-5, 7-6 (7), 6-2; No. 7 Marin Cilic ...


Nadal through to semis as Carreno Busta quits

Thiem has motored through the first four rounds to reach just his second Grand Slam quarter-final, but the challenge is about to get much tougher for one of the...