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French morality denies Maria Sharapova a wildcard to the French Open

Tournament organisers had the option of giving the 2012 and 2014 champion a wild card for the French Open's qualifying event, but Giudicelli said this would hav...


Arsenal beat Southampton 2-0 in EPL

Now three points off fourth spot Arsenal will hope to make it three wins in three, but before we look into their trip to Stoke it's time to pick a man of th...


Red Sox Fan Banned for Life for Racial Slur

But what is most disquieting is that these hooligan fans in 2017 felt so very comfortable about being so very public with their prejudice. Describing the enco...


Olynyk guides Celtics to Game 7 win over Wizards

For the Celtics , they get the reward of the Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference Finals. Yay! Kelly Olynyk stole the limelight on Monday night, scoring 29 po...


LeGarrette Blount signs with Eagles

Blount had a career year in 2016, rushing for 1,161 yards and an NFL-best 18 touchdowns. Blount was the only player in the National Football League to receive t...


Hernandez Lawyers Seek to Erase Murder Conviction

The father of one had been serving a life sentence handed down in 2015 for the 2013 murder of Odin Lloyd. "This court has no choice but to vacate the convicti...


Celtics win NBA draft lottery, Lakers at No. 2 keep pick

Investing a pair of No. 2 overall draft picks on point guards in a three-year span doesn't make a whole lot of sense, though, so if Ball does go to the Lakers, ...


Sharapova must move on from French Open snub: Shriver

On denying her entry to the French Open, Giudicelli said: "Nobody can deprive her of her two titles here in Roland Garros, but these two titles she had conquere...


Mourinho bemoans fixture congestion ahead of Saints clash

Jose Mourinho's side came out victorious at Wembley as Saints came agonisingly close to their first trophy since 1976 in a thrilling 3-2 defeat. "I don't thin...


Warriors, Spurs will try to use break to rest and heal again

Golden State Warriors wing Andre Iguodala has been ruled out for Game 2 of the Western Conference finals as he deals with soreness in his left knee. Curry...


Arsenal's top four hopes rest on Middlesbrough as Liverpool hammer West Ham

West Ham United have been linked with the Liverpool striker for a considerable amount of time. "Then we should have equalised". Arsenal are now four points ...


Parker injured as Spurs level series with Rockets

San Antonio has now won four of its last five meetings with the Rockets . The Spurs were just fine without Parker when he went down on Wednesday, cruising t...


McLaren F1 team felt disbelief over latest Alonso engine faliure

With his three-year McLaren-Honda contract expiring, Spaniard Alonso has revealed that he is on the market for 2018 unless the struggling Anglo-Japanese collabo...


Man United set to seal Keane's return

Liverpool are also hoping to sign Keane was allowed to leave after being told he didn't have a future at Old Trafford during Louis van Gaal's tenure. The cent...


Judges mull Japanese internment in questioning travel ban

White House press secretary Sean Spicer expressed confidence that the appeals court will uphold Trump's ban. Attorney Neal Katyal, arguing on behalf of the ...


Kelly Oubre ejected after shoving Kelly Olynyk

Green, who regularly co-hosts a podcast with sports columnist Marcus Thompson II called "Uninterrupted", labeled Olynyk a " dirty player" in an episode rel...


Tuesday's Stanley Cup Playoffs betting preview: Ducks at Predators

At his meeting with the media Monday, Ducks coach Randy Carlyle shrugged off Johansen's comments. Pittsburgh has had a distinct problem moving the puck out of...


Merkron? Macron and Merkel seek close ties to shore up EU

French President Emmanuel Macron's office is delaying the announcement of the new government while authorities check the tax records and backgrounds of potentia...


Arsene Wenger not giving up hope of Champions League qualification

I want to absolutely make sure that we are in there but after that let's get to 75 points and see what happens. It would be the first time you make 75 points an...


Betts, Bradley go deep to lift Red Sox over Cardinals 6-3

The Redbirds went on to a 7-5 win to complete a historic 6-0 road trip that included three-game sweeps in Atlanta and Miami. "Because I hit the ball in the fi...


Klopp urges Liverpool to stay focused over top four bid

Klopp delivered at possibly the Reds' biggest pressure point of the season, and now he must do it again on Sunday. Charlie Adam has revealed that both he and ...


Sharapova overcomes shaky start to beat McHale in Rome

Sharapova was widely expected to be fast-tracked into the year's second grand slam tournament, which she has won twice, but the French Tennis Federation (FFT) t...


Cristiano Ronaldo more than just goals at Real Madrid - Zinedine Zidane

Celta have shipped nine goals in their last three and that doesn't bode well ahead of a visit from the side that crossed the 100 goal mark in the league agains...


City eye top four boost to mark Zabaleta farewell

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has admitted he would have been sacked if his first season at former clubs Barcelona and Bayern Munich has been this bad. ...


Warriors trounce Spurs without Leonard for 2-0 series lead

Golden State wasted no time jumping on the short-handed Spurs, outscoring San Antonio 33-16 in the first quarter. The Spurs were playing without All-Star ...


Andre Iguodala out for Warriors with soreness in left knee

I just love this game, and I play hard. But in a series like the West finals, matching the Warriors' lethal outside shooters against a Spurs team that led...


Emotional Zabaleta proud of 'wonderful nine years' at Manchester City

At Manchester , it was pretty much a ideal night for Manchester City. "(The) pressure I had when I arrived in Barcelona, when I had nothing to defend (myself...


How referee Michael Oliver saved Manchester United's season - Mourinho

United have marked Mourinho's first year at Old Trafford by winning the EFL Cup, but the club have missed out on a top-four spot for the third time in four ye...


Haley Urges Nations to Unite Against North Korea Nuclear Ambitions

China has strongly opposed Thaad, whose radar it fears could be used to spy into its territory, despite assurances from Washington that Thaad is purely defensiv...


Zinedine Zidane breaks silence over Thibaut Courtois' Real Madrid links

However, this is a match in hand for Real, meaning a win would see them move three points clear of Barca ahead of the final round of La Liga fixtures on Sunda...


Breaking down the process of the NBA Draft Lottery

It's pretty fantastic", said Wyc Grousbeck, a Celtics owner who represented them on stage. That's been more a result of great players like Paul Pierce and Dir...


Kawhi Leonard expected to play Sunday against Warriors

Now they know, thanks to the Leonard-less Spurs' dominating Game 6 victory against the Rockets . Standing in their way is a playoff-tested San Antonio team...


Zinedine Zidane Says Real Madrid Aren't Favourites to Win Champions League Final

Saul Niguez netted the first goal with a header off a corner in the 12th minute, and Antoine Griezmann added to the lead four minutes later by converting a pe...


Derek Jeter Says He's 'Unprepared' for Fatherhood

Along with retiring his number and putting a plaque in Monument park in his honor, the Yankees gave him framed replicas of both, plus a 14-karat white gold ring...


NHL: Anaheim Ducks even Western finals, beat Nashville Predators 5-3

Rather than balking at the challenge, the Nashville Predators responded to a 1-0 deficit and a great John Gibson performance by just imposing their will in an e...