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Bacsinszky, Ostapenko advance to French Open semis

Meanwhile, it's gala time at the French Open with the world champions' dinner taking place in Paris later Tuesday. "She's a big hitter", said Wozniacki , w...


Marlins star Stanton leaves with bruised wrist, hit by pitch

Giancarlo Stanton is celebrating his Major League Baseball career with the Miami Marlins as one of the most prolific home run hitters in the game today. Lock...


Sessions to appear before Senate intelligence committee

Sessions was visiting to speak at a conference of leaders in US attorneys offices who oversee appeals. According to the report, Sessions only notified Trump o...


Google doodle turns into a cricket game for Champions Trophy 2017

India will play their next two matches at The Oval, against the Sri Lankans on June 8 and then South Africa on June 11. Coming in with a massive victory of...


Police release video showing the arrest of Tiger Woods

Woods is then unable to successfully tie either shoe, and eventually the officer has Woods take off both shoes before performing the field sobriety tests . Ask...


Injured Sharapova won't qualify for Wimbledon

Sharapova opted not to apply for a wildcard into the main Wimbledon draw after her request for an invite into Roland Garros, where she is a twice former champio...


Jelena Ostapenko pulls off upset against Simona Halep to win French Open

The 25-year-old would have replaced Angelique Kerber as World No. 1 with victory, but Halep was overpowered as Ostapenko blasted 54 winners to the Romanian's ...


Preds: Shutting down Pens' stars not possible every game

The Penguins goalie, who had allowed nine goals combined in the last two games, rebounded by stoppihng all 24 shots for his second shutout of the playoffs. Ma...


Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko stuns Simona Halep in French Open final

However, as was the case in the opener, Halep hit straight back, with Ostapenko climbing up to 41 unforced errors for the match. It was the third time in her ...


NBA Finals notebook: Cavs need Kyrie in a crisis

LeBron James recorded a triple-double, Kyrie Irving scored 40 points and Cleveland outperformed the NBA's most electrifying offense in a testy Game 4 fil...


Finn replacing Woakes in England squad for Champions Trophy

Woakes did not feature in the second and third one-day internationals against South Africa last month because of a thigh problem and despite a Test series again...


Morgan sees South Africa rout as timely lesson for England

South Africa cruised to a consolation seven-wicket victory against England in the third and final one-day global to trim the series loss to 2-1 on Monday. ...


Warriors eyeing record after Game 3 win in Finals

And then, quite suddenly, it wasn't. James sat down for just 34 seconds over the final 36 minutes of play. They're one win away from the NBA's first 16-0 po...


Stokes ton leads England to victory

England made 330 for six against South Africa after losing the toss in second one-day worldwide at Southampton on Saturday. Stokes, bowled just the three...


LeBron James not faulting Golden State Warriors for building super team

In Game 3 of the NBA Finals , he eclipsed two more. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane). Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving (2) drives on Golden State Warriors' ...


LeBron James not faulting Golden State Warriors for building super team

In Game 3 of the NBA Finals , he eclipsed two more. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane). Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving (2) drives on Golden State Warriors' ...


Cavaliers' first-half explosion is one for the record books

We shared the ball, we moved the ball and defensively we were physical. Golden State still lead the best-of-seven series 3-1 with Game Five set for Monday in ...


Cavs halt Warriors to stay alive in NBA Finals

He gives the Warriors an overwhelming additional boost they need and they've responded so far with one of the most dominant postseason performances of all time....


New Argentina coach aims for collective approach with Messi

Messi and Dybala struggled to combine, while Brazil found it hard to play their way through the centre. Sadly, there's nothing on the line in Melbourne ,...


Ruth Davidson dismisses Scottish Tories breakaway claim

In Scotland, there was nearly an entirely separate election campaign, with its own issues - notably the need, or otherwise, for a second independence referend...


Hamilton wins Canadian GP pole, ties Senna on all-time list

The Red Bull of Max Verstappen split the Mercedes with fourth fastest time as the track improved. The triple world champion, a five-time victor in Montr...


Murray dispatches Del Potro at French Open

The 2014 US Open champion, who has not dropped a set in Paris, will play for his first trip to the French Open quarterfinals when he faces Kevin Anderson ne...


Warriors confident in ability to bounce back from Game 4 loss

Trailing 3-0 in the series and with their backs against the wall, Kevin Love , Kyrie Irving and LeBron James stunned the sloppy Warriors , who found thems...


Who will make the Champions Trophy semi-finals?

Where is the ICC Champions Trophy Group B match being played? And in this tournament Adil Rashid, Imran Tahir and Adam Zampa - all leg-spinners - have outsh...


Hamilton 'speechless' after Senna helmet gift

With 65 pole positions to his name, he has equalled the same feat achieved by Senna and is now just three more away from Michael Schumacher at the top of the ...


Cleveland Cavaliers vs Golden State Warriors

The Cavaliers surged ahead of the Warriors with an 11-point advantage in the third quarter, 33-22, and led by as many as seven in the fourth after shooting guar...


Cleveland on the brink of NBA Finals loss

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant faced plenty of backlash past year when he joined a ready-made title contender. For me, when I left here to go to ...


Russian Federation calls for dialogue in Qatar crisis

He says that funding has to end. Davis said the diplomatic rift has not interrupted or curtailed operations at al-Udeid air base, a launching pad for US militar...


Cavaliers get physical to keep title hopes alive

Logically, anything could happen, but a 3-1 deficit is still a lot to overcome. There's a big streak on the line for Golden State , and it's not just the 15-...


Ostapenko levels French Open final against Halep

The world number 47 was fearless, and she produced some running forehand winners down the line and levelled the match at 2-2. Imagine her improved form at W...


With Eyes On North Korea, US Successfully Destroys Mock ICBM Over Pacific

The missile was sacked at a "threat representative" intercontinental ballistic missile launched from a test site in the Marshall Islands, U.S. Navy Capt. We...


Ostapenko rallies to beat Halep in French Open final

The world No. 47 became only the second unseeded woman to win the French Open after Margaret Scriven in 1933. Halep was denied the No. 1 ranking with the ...


Kyrie Irving: Cleveland Cavaliers had no other option but to win

The first two games of the NBA Finals are the most-watched since Michael Jordan's final championship in 1998. How on? Well by the end of the first quarter, th...


Gary Neville's verdict after Scotland 2-2 England

England's position at the top of Europe Group F weakened as Slovakia and Slovenia both won, but it left Hampden Park relieved to have kept its eight-year unb...


Lewis Hamilton presented with race-worn Ayrton Senna helmet after Canada pole

Hamilton and Bottas were split by Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel , who is chasing a fourth win of the season on Sunday as he bids to extend his championship lead...