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Muguruza breaks down in tears after lively clash with Mladenovic

Garbine Muguruza failed to defend her French Open title as the Spanish lost to local favorite Kristina Mladenovic in three sets in women's singles fourth r...


Cavs' best effort not good enough to beat the Warriors

But that means little to Golden State's players, who with a victory in Game 4 on Friday night can exorcise those haunting demons from last June when the Warri...


Exhausted talk: LeBron dunks idea he's worn out guarding Durant

The biggest difference with Durant in the fold is the Warriors can run at will, and in the first two games they simply ran Cleveland into the ground. Last ...


Lethal Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 finals lead

But the Cavs did have the lead for most of the fourth quarter: They were up six at the 3-minute mark before the Warriors closed on an 11-0 run. No team ha...


Cavaliers hope to feed off energy of Cleveland fans during Game 3

Miami would go on to beat the Thunder - and a 23-year-old Kevin Durant - in five games as James finally won that elusive title. Game 3 has always been tri...


Thiem dumps second seed Djokovic out of French Open

The other semifinal will featured world No. 1 Andy Murray and 2015 French Open victor Stan Wawrinka . He has yet to drop a set in this years tourname...


Troubled sleep, then a French Open dream for Bacsinszky

Daily local news headlines from across Gwinnett County. Ostapenko had never been beyond the third round at a major before arriving in Paris . "Lucky her,...


Champions Trophy 2017 reject Harbhajan Singh meets Virat, Rohit, Shikhar in London

Pakistan have applied to the ICC for an injury replacement, but they appear to have a stand-in already with them in Junaid Khan, who took four for 73 in a warm-...


Ferrari Grabs One-Two Victory In Monaco

With the win, Vettel is now 25 points ahead of Hamilton for the lead in the driver's standings . Vettel was quick to play down claims he is being favoured...


French Open results Day 9: Simona Halep charges into quarter-finals

Fifth-seeded Elina Svitolina advanced to the quarterfinals by beating Croatian qualifier Petra Martic 4-6, 6-3, 7-5. Remarkably, she reeled off five conse...


Djokovic Knocked Out Of French Open In Quarter-Finals

Asked whether he felt as though he was returning to any semblance of form he exhibited previous year, he said: "In the last couple of tournaments I've...


Murray in a hurry after straight-set victory

It was hard to predict what could happen in this match, with both being in questionable physical shape, but Andy found some form after two poor matches, movin...


Tired Talk: LeBron Dunks Idea He's Worn Out Guarding Durant

With two minutes remaining, the Warriors found themselves trailing by four points, and that's when Durant began to craft his legacy. He has scored 71 points t...


David Willey talks up England's chances in Champions Trophy

With just once score over 50 in his last ten innings in all competitions Roy will be out to make his mark on the tournament, and Bell has backed him to come goo...


Halep reaches semifinals of French Open

Wawrinka, who has yet to drop a set in this year's tournament, won 6-3, 6-3, 6-1. Djokovic celebrated the title at Roland Garros last year, becoming the fir...


Jelena Ostapenko, 19, rallies past Caroline Wozniacki and into French Open semifinals

On Court Suzanne-Lenglen, Wozniacki should have had - on ranking, experience, pedigree and sentiment - the beating of the not-quite-so-popular Ostapenko (wh...


Real Madrid after Eden Hazard for a record fee

The 26-year-old made 43 appearances for the London club this season, scoring 17 goals and assisting seven further strikes in all competitions. Belgium a...


Durant's dagger 3 lifts Warriors over Cavs in Game 3

The one as the best team ever. They could be forgiven if they were unaware. Curry rolled out a triple-double with 32 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists, and...


Conor McGregor makes Forbes' list of highest-paid athletes in 2017

With a total pay of $22 million, Kohli is placed 89th on the rankings chart. The list includes Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli , who is the only Indian to b...


Impressive England secure semi-final spot

While three of England's top six made half-centuries and all-rounder Ben Stokes came within two runs, there was no end to opener Jason Roy's slump in form as ...


Zidane: What I Told Real Stars At HT

A few days earlier, they also got hold of the La Liga title, finishing three points above rivals Barcelona , meaning the Duodecima celebrations had to be big a...


Nadal enters French Open semis as Carreno Busta retires

Djokovic, whose struggles with form since a third-round exit at last year's Wimbledon have been well documented, had made a steady start at Roland Garros th...


French Open 2017: Stunning shot by Thiem sends Djokovic sprawling

But she ran out of steam as the 27-year-old Bacsinszky, who had wasted two set points in the first set, chased her across the court and won the next two eas...


'16 champ Djokovic in 'whole new situation' after Paris loss

The 23-year-old Austrian sent Djokovic tumbling to a 7-6 (7/5), 6-3, 6-0 quarter-final loss on Wednesday for his first win over the world number two in six ...


Nadal into French Open quarter-finals after Bautista Agut win

He wasted two set points in the opener. "I was just unable to hit the ball well and many unforced errors". His backhand was particularly problematic. World nu...


Why JR Smith still is starting instead of Iman Shumpert

With unmatched firepower, the Warriors are pushing the pace and the Cavaliers to exhaustion. It requires enormous focus, energy and communication to perform w...


Nadal reaches French Open semifinals after opponent retires

But this continued what has become something of a 12-month downward slide for him since he finally grabbed hold of the French Open championship he had so lo...


Colombia gaffer Jose Pekerman says James Rodriguez has to make right decision

But with 25-year-old Rodriguez seemingly no longer wanted at Real, the player may be forced to re-consider his options as he prepares for the next chapter in hi...


French Open up for grabs for women

Nishikori, who beat Murray in the quarter-finals of last year's U.S. Open, could not sustain his early form and although he courageously forced a third-set tieb...


Cavaliers aim to turn around Finals like past year

Because the best rebuttal they could craft after blowing a 3-1 lead is going 16-0. "So I think that's a luxury that we have with KD here, and when I went out wi...


Chilly but no rain for French Open men's quarterfinals

It was 12-times grand slam champion Djokovic's first defeat before the semi-finals in Paris since 2010 when he was also beaten by an Austrian, Juergen Melzer....


Phil Mickelson, Rickie Fowler among top names at St. Jude Classic

They've taken away their split rosters and made their PGA product very similar to DraftKings' product. Mickelson said he enjoyed playing at TPC Southwind ....


Buttler hits rapid 61 as England all out for 310 against NZ

England know victory in Birmingham will eliminate the 2015 World Cup winners. Put to bat first, the host nation got off to a comfortable start riding on st...


French Open stunner: Thiem ousts Djokovic in quarters

The sixth seed is fast becoming one of the best players on the ATP Tour, but he was superb in surging to a 7-6 6-3 6-0 victory over the former world number one....


NBA Finals ratings highest since Jordan's title in 1998

James played all but 2:23 - when he sat the final 1:49 of the first quarter the Cavs went from up three to down seven. And as a student of the game, he seems ...