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Nadal wants time out from referees over slow play

Nadal is seeking his 10th French Open title and 15th Grand Slam title - his last major coming at Roland Garros in 2014. Novak Djokovic , Rafael Nadal , Caroline Wozniacki , and Kristina Mladeno...

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Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers in game two

Golden State's Stephen Curry joked about singer Rihanna on Saturday after the famous Cleveland Cavaliers fan's courtside antics during the NBA Finals opener. Curry's line alongside that of Lebr...

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Warriors Take 2-0 Lead over Cavaliers

Warriors Take 2-0 Lead over Cavaliers

His personal record against James before becoming a Warrior was 4-17, including the 2012 Finals, in which James and the Miami Heat defeated the Thunder in five games - despite Durant posting individ...

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Gaudreau, Predators' answer to Guentzel, scores on saucy wraparound

It's now a best-of-three sprint to the Cup, and the Predators are riding a wave of momentum after outscoring the defending champion Penguins 9-2 in Games 3 and 4. The score was tied at 1 at the ti...

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Australia denied Champions Trophy against Bangladesh

Australia denied Champions Trophy against Bangladesh

For Australia , Mitchell Starc scalped four wickets for 29 runs while Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins Travis Head and Moises Henriques chipped in with one wicket each. Other than the darkening clouds, ...

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Stanley Cup Final: Rinne stars as Predators even series

Stanley Cup Final: Rinne stars as Predators even series

It was the first playoff goal for Arvidsson since Game 4 of the first round, and it put Nashville up 3-1. Will the Penguins capitalize on their home-ice advantage and reclaim a lead in the series? ...

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Rinne, Predators surge past Penguins in 4-1 win to even series

Rinne, Predators surge past Penguins in 4-1 win to even series

Craig Smith and Mattias Ekholm scored in the third period as the Preds won their first ever home final. "It's simple. We've got to go home and win a game", Crosby said. The Predators did not ...

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J. Dillashaw responds to Demetrious Johnson's statements: 'Don't be scared!'

J. Dillashaw responds to Demetrious Johnson's statements: 'Don't be scared!'

In it, Johnson accuses White and the UFC of bullying, being "tyrannical" and not doing enough to promote the champ. He's the No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter on ESPN.com and in the UFC's official ra...

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Sidney Crosby said he did not mock PK Subban's breath

Sidney Crosby said he did not mock PK Subban's breath

Crosby dismissed the "made-up" theatrics and said Subban is "a guy that likes the attention ", but Subban, clearly under the Penguins' skin, is still having plenty of fun with it all. They blocked so...

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Warriors' hot shooting overshadows turnover tragedy in NBA Finals Game 2 victory

Warriors' hot shooting overshadows turnover tragedy in NBA Finals Game 2 victory

Kerr, 51, led the Warriors to the 2015 title before last year's defeat and said his side would have to play "smarter" in game three of the best-of-seven series, which takes place in Cleveland tomorrow...

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Ligue 1: Madrid will return for Lacazette - Griezmann

Ligue 1: Madrid will return for Lacazette - Griezmann

He also suggested that a move to Borussia Dortmund to replace Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could be tempting, should the BVB star move on. That left the Spanish side's proposed move for Lacazette in ...

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Fomer Newcastle United player Cheick Tiote dies after training ground collapse

Fomer Newcastle United player Cheick Tiote dies after training ground collapse

Ivory Coast worldwide Cheick Tiote "suddenly fainted" at training and died later in hospital, his Chinese club said on Tuesday, as tributes flooded in for the player. "None of us will ever forget ...

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Valverde signs contract to become Barcelona coach

Valverde signs contract to become Barcelona coach

And Valverde has expressed his optimism about the situation when asked about the issue during his first press conference as Barcelona manager. "I am very excited about heading into this new stage ...

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Halep and Svitolina into French quarters

I am grateful that I can still perform in front of everyone". Murray broke again, and served big to take the set and match, 6-4, after a little over two hours-not just his 650th career win but his...

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Jamaal Charles: Jamaal Charles progresses to 'light drills'

If I was still a Chief, I'd be there now. I was sacked. It's a business and I'm excited to be a Bronco. "I've wanted to be a Bronco since I was a little kid when I looked up to John Elway and saw how ...

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Champions Trophy 2017: Bangladesh win toss, elect to bat

They will try their best to win against us, they will play their best cricket. "You've got to turn it around quickly now and control what you can control". Hasan scored 29 runs, hitting just two bou...

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1000 injured in panic after soccer game in Turin

As fans celebrating on the streets of Cardiff proudly sang "Somos los reyes de Europa (We are the kings of Europe)", a traditional team chant, it was only fitting that one of the dignitaries congrat...

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Injured in Panic After Soccer Game

Injured in Panic After Soccer Game

At least 1,000 people were injured, as a panicked crowd stormed through downtown Turin that had gathered at Piazza San Carlo to watch the Champions League final against Real Madrid. She was then due t...

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Cavaliers Could Shake Up Roster If They Lose NBA Finals

Golden State head coach Steve Kerr received a standing ovation as he walked out of the tunnel Sunday night in his first game back since April 19 and he immediately felt the fervor in Oracle Arena. ...

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Former Texas Rangers closer Dyson designated for assignment

Former Texas Rangers closer Dyson designated for assignment

He made two rehab starts at Gwinnett. Dyson can not be outrighted without his consent. This year has not been the same. In 16 2/3 innings, he has a 10.80 ERA with a -1.6 WAR. Rangers General Manager J...

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Warawinka storms into quarter-finals

Murray will next play eighth-seeded Japanese Kei Nishikori or Fernando Verdasco of Spain to book his place in the last four. This marks Murray's seventh overall trip to the round of eight at Rola...

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Nadal storms into quarters, Muguruza and Venus exit

Earlier, women's defending champion, Garbine Muguruza, and seven-time Grand Slam victor Venus Williams crash out of the French Open , meaning a new major singles champion will be crowned at Roland G...

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Cleveland Cavaliers considering starting Iman Shumpert in Game 3

Cleveland Cavaliers considering starting Iman Shumpert in Game 3

Smith, 31, missed half the regular season due to an injury, but has started every game in the postseason, averaging just 5.9 points. Shumpert is averaging 4.8 points, 3.3 rebounds and 0.7 steals...

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Frederick Gaudreau: Frederick Gaudreau makes history in Nashville

The Nashville Predators and their fans couldn't believe that Penguins goaltender Matt Murray made the save on a second-period shot that seemed to have beat him for a goal. The stall was thrown tog...

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London attacker was featured in TV documentary

London attacker was featured in TV documentary "Jihadis Next Door"

He said, "The mayor is focused on dealing with Saturday's horrific and cowardly attack and working with the police, the emergency services and the Government to keep London safe". Others had no ch...

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Twitter King Sehwag Catches Ganguly, Warne Napping

Twitter King Sehwag Catches Ganguly, Warne Napping

On Monday, the Nawab of Nazafgarh chose to troll former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly as well as legendary Australian leggie Shane Warne. The whole story started when Sehwag was talking about the runn...

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Cavs-Warriors meet in a trilogy

As far as totals go, it has gone under in six of these teams' last 10 games, according to the OddsShark NBA Database . The Warriors won at least once in Cleveland in each of the last two NBA Fina...

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Rendon, Gonzalez lead surging Nationals past Dodgers 4-2

Rendon, Gonzalez lead surging Nationals past Dodgers 4-2

In their last ten games, the Dodgers and Nationals are both 7-3. Logan Forsythe led off the inning with a walk and went to third base on a single by Corey Seager . He struck out six and walked ...

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Champions Trophy must go on despite London attack, says Finn

Champions Trophy must go on despite London attack, says Finn

Bangladesh's failure to defend its solid score of 305 against England leaves it facing a daunting task if it is to advance. They have to win the match against traditional Ashes rivals, England ,...

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Reporter Fired After Insensitive Tweet About Japanese Driver

The tweet doesn't represent what we believe nor what we stand for. ( Helio Castroneves , we're looking at you.) So what can we take away from all of this? The second tweet brought even more criticism ...

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Schalke defender Sead Kolasinac to join Arsenal and sign ‘long-term’ deal

Schalke defender Sead Kolasinac to join Arsenal and sign ‘long-term’ deal

The announcement, made with a short statement on the club's official website, makes Kolasinac the first new recruit for Wenger after he signed a new, two-year deal to continue as Arsenal boss. A...

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LeBron James, Kevin Durant Recorded a Hip-Hop Song During 2011 Lockout

LeBron James, Kevin Durant Recorded a Hip-Hop Song During 2011 Lockout

In a rare occurrence, LeBron did not answer questions at the podium after the game. Ultimately, Green praised his teammates after telling the reporter, "I've just been playing basketball, brother". ...

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Tiger Woods 'asleep at the wheel' of stopped auto before arrest

Tiger Woods 'asleep at the wheel' of stopped auto before arrest

Woods was found asleep at the wheel of his auto in the early hours of Monday morning, near his home on Jupiter Island , Florida . Woods was reportedly found asleep in the driver's seat of his M...

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The Warriors had the second '50/40/90' game in NBA Finals history

The Warriors had the second '50/40/90' game in NBA Finals history

The series shifts to Cleveland for two games, with Game 3 on Wednesday. Who is the Finals MVP to this point? Durant's scoring has taken pressure off Stephen Curry and allowed the Warriors to withs...

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Scotland's Sturgeon sees independence from United Kingdom by 2025: ITV

When the results are put into the ScotlandVotes seat predictor by Weber Shandwick, they indicate the SNP could lose as many as 10 constituencies, falling from the 56 it won in 2015 to 46. "The only wa...

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Stanley Cup Finals Is Now Tied After Nashville Win Over Pittsburgh

Stanley Cup Finals Is Now Tied After Nashville Win Over Pittsburgh

Nashville Predators right wing Craig Smith, center, celebrates a goal by teammate Calle Jarnkrok , not shown, as Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray , bottom, falls on the ice during the first per...

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Nishikori recovers from nightmare first set to book meeting with Murray

Nishikori recovers from nightmare first set to book meeting with Murray

World No. 1 Murray, the runner-up in Paris to Novak Djokovic in 2016, brushed aside Karen Khachanov of Russian Federation 6-3, 6-4, 6-4. In doing so, he clocked up a 650th Tour-level victory. Wa...

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The Preds Have Arrived, Time To Take What They Want

He's a guy that likes the attention. - I do not expect another game that features Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin not registering a shot on goal. This is the last game in the series played after...

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Wanda Durant blasts Stephen A. Smith for calling KD-to-Dubs 'weak'

Wanda Durant blasts Stephen A. Smith for calling KD-to-Dubs 'weak'

It wasn't the first time KD faced "The King" in the Finals. As the 2015-16 season was starting, Smith threatened Durant on " First Take ", saying, "You don't want to make an enemy out of me" when Du...

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Steph Curry Gave LeBron James The Runaround

He says that can't be repeated . "He does so much for us on the defensive end, and his presence on the floor as a threat to shoot [helps] even if he doesn't get an attempt up". Golden state won both ...

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