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Sport King of Clay Court Nadal Wins 10th French Open Title
Author: 0 King of Clay Court Nadal Wins 10th French Open Title

To win La Decima is very, very special", Nadal said, fighting back tears on the presentation stage alongside his uncle Toni , who will be stepping down as his coach year's end. Later, he spiked his racket, then mangled it by breaking it over his knee, drawing a warning from the chair umpire. On this day, he was terrific. It was the Swiss player's 17th unforced error.

Sport McIlroy hits it all over the place at US Open
Author: 0 McIlroy hits it all over the place at US Open

The 28-year-old started day two with a one-shot cushion but a one-over-par 73 opened the door for a four-way tie at the top. Playing just his seventh tournament of the year due to a rib injury, McIlroy bounced back with a birdie from 12 feet on the 13th, but carded a hat-trick of birdies from the first to slump to nine over par.

Author: 0 US Open leaderboard crowded after day two

Westwood's 69 was just the third time the former world number one has broken 70 in the first round of the US Open , with his lowest score of 67 coming past year. Open. Fowler surged into a one-shot lead on Thursday with a brilliant opening seven-under-par 65 in his quest for a first major at the Erin Hills Course in Wisconsin .

Author: 0 E. coli bacteria found in drinking water at US Open

Casey's opening 66 had left him a shot off the pace and he swiftly joined Rickie Fowler in the lead with a birdie from close range on the 11th, his second hole of the day , only to bogey the next and run up a triple-bogey on the 14th.

Author: 0 Back-to-back homers help Scherzer early (Nats lead 2-0)

Nationals: Strasburg (7-2) has allowed more than three earned runs in just two of 13 starts. Matt Wieters signaled for another fastball, and the reigning NL Cy Young Award victor shook him off. "It gets to be a feeding frenzy sometimes", Baker said. "It's a cool accomplishment". "You've got to be on your game every single game, and your pitches have to be sharp every single time out".

Author: 0 Liguori: Fowler Tames Erin Hills With Record-Tying First Round

Open setup". "It was a good display, all my own fault, but a good display of what can happen if you get out of position on this golf course", he said. "Guess what? We get to go home today because Daddy played poorly", Day said to his son, Dash, before walking over to sign autographs. Dustin Johnson had to gouge it out of the rough on at least eight occasions, including the par-5 14th hole when he tried to play conservatively and laid up into rough.

Author: 0 Johnson and Gretzky welcome second son

Johnson's fiancée, Paulina Gretzky , gave birth to the couple's second son, a boy named River Jones Johnson - and the timing worked perfectly for his playing schedule. And given the form he displayed ahead of the Masters , he reckons he can join odd as a back-to-back U.S. Open victor. "We asked ourselves why do we have walking referees and we answered that question and really transitioned to this model because it's best for the championship, the players and the fans", said Bodenhamer.

Author: 0 Rickie Fowler leads US Open on day of highs, lows

Day had two triple bogeys in the same round for the first time in his career and needed birdie on the par-5 18th to break 80. The U.S. Open is underway! Brian Stuard of Jackson shot a 9-over 81, the worst round of his pro career. Casey started eagle-birdie and finished with two birdies over the final four holes for his 66. "Every time I stepped on the tee, I tried to play really aggressive", Reed said.

Sport 'Outraged' Cristiano Ronaldo says he will quit Real Madrid
Author: 0 'Outraged' Cristiano Ronaldo says he will quit Real Madrid

Prosecutors earlier this week accused Ronaldo, the four-time Ballon d'Or victor, of defrauding the Spanish authorities of €14.8 million (about £12.9 million). With one of the greatest players in the world set to be on the move, we look at four potential destinations for the Portuguese. Sporting have tried their best here, saying: " Cristiano , the Prodigal Son returns.

Author: 0 Draymond Green Takes Shot at Cavs During Championship Parade

James' Instagram also included a shot of Green in the "Quickie" shirt. Well, apparently these two weren't done after the t-shirt and baldness jokes. "Quickie, I'm out", he said. "So let's just be clear about it". Draymond's response? A photo posted on his Instagram account of a now-bald LeBron claiming "Them dubs finally made him go bald!" Clearly, he did not agree with it.

Author: 0 Andy Murray beats Kei Nishikori to set up semis clash with Wawrinka

Nishikori surpassed Jiro Satoh for the most quarter-final appearances by a Japanese man, as he made the last eight for the second time in three years in Paris . Djokovic, who has won 12 grand slams, was trounced 7-6, 6-3, 6-0, which means for the first time in seven years the Serbian will be absent from the last-four tussles in Paris .

Author: 0 Draymond Just Broke Out This Shirt At Warriors Parade

Following the diss, Green fired back by attacking James' balding head. There has, in these Finals, been a fair amount of false equivalencies born of LeBron's path to super-teams and these Warriors . It was very surprising, because like I said, he was the one who opened the door for that. What's more, Green is exhausted of the idea that the Warriors cheated the system by adding Durant in free agency last summer.

Author: 0 Coli bacteria found in drinking water at US Open

He tied Rickie Fowler's lead of 7-under with a birdie on his second hole of the second round Friday and promptly went 5-over par in his next four holes with a triple-bogey eight on the 14th hole to tumble down the leaderboard. South Korea's Si Woo Kim, who won the Players Championship in May, was a shot behind after covering the back nine in 34 and picking up a shot on the first.

Author: 0 Legendary batsman Zaheer Abbas urges Pakistan to take revenge against India

The Pakistan cricket team faced a barrage of criticism from many of their former players including the likes of Imran Khan , Shahid Afridi and Shoaib Akhtar following the team's 124-run defeat in the series opener against India. These matchups have traditionally been a contest between India batting and Pakistan bowling. "We played some really good cricket but we're not going to take anything for granted for sure".

Author: 0 Wozniacki suffers at the hands of teenage star Jelena

The semi-finals will see two birthday girls facing off at Roland-Garros after Latvian 19-year-old Ostapenko powered her way past former World No 1 Caroline Wozniacki 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 to reach her maiden Slam semi-final. Djokovic and Nadal were sent home due to the downpours, and find themselves on the early shift of a bumper second Wednesday, with their delayed quarter finals starting ahead of Andy Murray.

Sport McDonald's ends Olympic sponsorship deal 3 years early
Author: 0 McDonald's ends Olympic sponsorship deal 3 years early

The IOC said on Friday: "The financial terms of the separation was agreed by all parties, details of which are confidential". McDonald's which has been a sponsor of the Olympics since 1976, originally planned to sponsor the games through the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan.

Author: 0 Draymond Green, LeBron James trade jabs on social media

As you may recall, after beating the Warriors in the NBA Finals a year ago, James wore an "Ultimate Warrior" T-shirt while celebrating in Cleveland . But it's rather obvious both teams are having fun with it. "And you added Chris Bosh ", said Jefferson. "Road Trippin, '" it should be noted, is hosted by Uninterrupted, which James works with and also hosts Green's podcast, "Dray Day".

Sport Nadal wins record 10th French Open title
Author: 0 Nadal wins record 10th French Open title

Rafael Nadal celebrates with the French Open trophy after winning the final against Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka . "I play my best at all events, but the feeling here is impossible to describe". Instead, Nadal held serve and then broke convincingly to win the first set against serve. Top seeds Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Safarova clinched their third straight Grand Slam title at Roland Garros after a dominating performance over Aussie duo Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua.

Sport Sky's the limit for Zizou with 'job for life' at Real
Author: 0 Sky's the limit for Zizou with 'job for life' at Real

Zinedine Zidane's side thrashed Juventus after a stunning second-half performance to become the first club in the Champions League era to lift the trophy in successive seasons. "We have to give credit to Zidane, he helped us in 2001 by bringing in his talent and changing the course of history, and now as a coach he is doing a tremendous job and we have to thank him".

Author: 0 FIFA targets gay slurs by Chile, Mexico fans in Russia

Achilles was chosen by the Hermitage Museum to work as a foreteller of the results of the soccer matches at the Confederations Cup. Based on Fare's "Global guide to discriminatory practices in football", the match observers will monitor the behaviour of fans from both teams, as well as any spectators who are not affiliated to a particular team playing in the match .

Author: 0 Steph Curry may skip White House visit

Durant and Curry were unstoppable; Durant scored 30 points or more in all five Finals games, averaging 35 points, eight rebounds and five assists. " Some teams wouldn't embrace a guy who came into a situation like ours". Kerr is nothing if not modest - and that may be part of it - but listening to the men involved, the likes of Durant himself and Steph Curry and Green, there was definitely some adjusting that went on throughout the 2016-17 season.

Sport McIlroy, Day try to make up ground, make cut at US Open
Author: 0 McIlroy, Day try to make up ground, make cut at US Open

Fowler enters Friday's second round with a one-shot lead over Paul Casey of England and Tommy Schauffele. McIlroy won the US Open with a record 16-under-par total in 2011, but was a combined 50 over par for his seven other appearances before this week and missed the cut at Oakmont previous year following rounds of 77 and 71.

Sport Paul Casey fights back after nightmare start to second round
Author: 0 Paul Casey fights back after nightmare start to second round

Open . His total of 154 equaled his worst two-round total at a major: The Open in 2013. But not everyone left with a smile as the world's top six ranked players all failed to get into red numbers. The 39-year-old was only able to move his fourth shot a matter of inches in heavy rough over the back of the green on the par five, before hacking out sideways and taking three putts from just off the green.

Sport Shark Week: Phelps will race a shark? Yeah, right
Author: 0 Shark Week: Phelps will race a shark? Yeah, right

What do you do when you have 28 Olympic medals, 23 of which are gold? Unfortunately, Discovery is going to keep us in the dark until July 23, but until then it's probably safe to assume that this race was pretty "off-the-books". Instead, Phelps is turning his eyes to the sea, specifically the great white shark. Eastern time, and this is a part of a week that includes such pun-tastic programming as " Alien Sharks: Stranger Fins ", multiple iterations of "Sharks in the City", "Great ...

Sport Casey overcomes triple-bogey to tie for US Open lead
Author: 0 Casey overcomes triple-bogey to tie for US Open lead

And Casey was joined at the end of play by compatriot Tommy Fleetwood , and USA duo Brooks Koepka and Brian Harman on seven under par. Behind the leading quartet, a logjam grouped eight players within two shots of the lead. Casey, who began the day one shot back of Fowler, found trouble when he flew his approach out of rough over the green at the par-five 14th, his fifth, into the deep fescue and needed five more strokes to get in the cup.

Author: 0 Could Cristiano Ronaldo finally be leaving Real Madrid?

Prosecutors alleged that Ronaldo had defrauded the tax authorities of €1.4m in 2011, €1.7m in 2012, €3.2m in 2013 and €8.5m in 2014. According to the reports, Ronaldo feels the latest accusation is as a result of a difference of interpretation of Spain's complicated tax laws on image rights.

Author: 0 Trump changes landmark Obama-era Cuba policy

US President Donald Trump has reversed parts of his predecessor Barack Obama's diplomatic re-engagement with Cuba, tightening rules on Americans travelling there and restricting US companies dealing with enterprises controlled by the island nation's military.

Sport Cavaliers' star LeBron James embraces the bald look
Author: 0 Cavaliers' star LeBron James embraces the bald look

James wore an Ultimate Warriors T-shirt to the Cleveland parade to un-subtly troll his vanquished opponents. Lebron, however, hasn't been pleased with the superteam label. He added, "But I don't look at it as". Come on, LeBron, you can't really say you never played for a superteam. "Super team this, super team that".

Sport Malik Monk has a great personality but should the 76ers draft him?
Author: 0 Malik Monk has a great personality but should the 76ers draft him?

Monk had a bit of an audience: Sixer players Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid and Robert Covington watched his workout. "That's all they was doing, seeing who could run off the triangle and who could play behind it", Monk said. "I think I'm a flawless fit". With Malik, what people have talked to me about, the teams, is we didn't realize he was as good in pick-and-roll as he is.

Sport Ronaldo's son showcases dazzling footwork during Madrid's Champions League celebration
Author: 0 Ronaldo's son showcases dazzling footwork during Madrid's Champions League celebration

Madrid played an incredible 60 games this season in all competitions - managing to score in all of them... the only team in Europe's "Big Five" leagues to manage the feat. The Italian champions had substitute Juan Cuadrado sent off after he was shown a second yellow card for a gentle push on Sergio Ramos that drew a lamentable overreaction from the Madrid skipper.

Author: 0 Jadhav proves to be India's secret weapon

After opener Shikhar Dhawan got out at his individual score of 46, Sharma and Kohli shared an unbeaten 187-run partnership to help India cross the line, that too easily. With the ball, we never let them away. Jadhav knows that his greatest strength as a bowler is being underrated by the batsman who will look to hammer what some pundits might describe as utter filth.

Author: 0 De Villiers to lead South Africa in T20 series v England

Kholi's side have to win their final Group B fixture at The Oval to avoid an embarrassing exit from a tournament they went into as holders and title favourites. A dysfunctional batting display was capped by AB de Villiers , David Miller and Imran Tahir being run out. Ravichandran Ashwin and Hardik Pandya maintained the stranglehold later in South Africa's innings.

Author: 0 Former Pakistan opener Aamer Sohail alleges foul play in ongoing Champions Trophy

What was interesting to notice was that sharing the screen space with Sohail was Pakistan great Javed Miandad, who did not counter the claims of his former team-mate. "We played very good cricket , that's why we won". "Now we are in the final". Pakistan will take on the victor of the India vs Bangladesh semi-final, on Sunday at Oval.

Sport Draymond Tries to Troll Cavs at Warriors Parade, Gets Trolled by LeBron
Author: 0 Draymond Tries to Troll Cavs at Warriors Parade, Gets Trolled by LeBron

At the Warriors' NBA championship victory parade on Thursday, forward Draymond Green appeared to take a shot or two at the Cavs. A subsequent Instagram post made clear that his headwear of choice-a baseball cap emblazoned with the "That's none of my business" Kermit-sipping-tea meme-was no accident.

Sport Blimp Crashes Near US Open Course
Author: 0 Blimp Crashes Near US Open Course

US Open spectators witnessed blimp catching on fire and crashing near the tournament Thursday. Terry Williams, a spokesman for the National Transportation Safety Board, said the agency has launched an investigation into the incident and has dispatched an investigator to the scene.

Author: 0 LeBron James Doesn't Think Cavaliers, Heat Were Superteams

A storyline that's likely to continue to fester for the next year has Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James leaving the team to join either the Los Angeles Clippers or Los Angeles Lakers . Fans, however, praised the move on LeBron's part, saying they hoped that it would mark a new beginning for the superstar, who now shares both a jersey number and hairstyle with the greatest basketball player of all time, Michael Jordan .

Author: 0 Don't think we need to change anything for final: Kohli

While India is all set to take on Pakistan after defeating Bangladesh in semi-finals, Pakistan has chose to opt out from the mega event citing safety issues as their major area of concern. India became the first ever World T20 victor as they beat Pakistan by five runs at the New Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg. But India's Bhuvneshwar Kumar, with six in four matches so far, is a more attractive 17/2 to sneak past Hasan with a big haul on Sunday.

Sport Ryan Blaney makes late push at Pocono, earns first career win
Author: 0 Ryan Blaney makes late push at Pocono, earns first career win

Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch aren't about to officially pass the torch to the next generation of drivers. Erik Jones was third, followed by Kurt Busch , Brad Keselowski and Martin Truex Jr . Jones is tied for 16th in driver points with Ryan Newman, and is the leader in Rookie of the Year points. "For the things that are really hard - like drive the race vehicle - I'd give him an "A", Blickensderfer told motorsport.com.

Author: 0 Warriors fans celebrate, with expectations of more to come

Curry rode with his wife and kids beside him. The Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 to win the National Basketball Association championship. Last year's National Basketball Association champion the Cleveland Cavaliers also visited the White House before Obama's term ended. While another team may offer to pay him more, Iguodala reportedly "loves playing for the Warriors, loves the Silicon Valley connection, loves winning titles (which help out his potential Hall of Fame case), ...

Sport Sri Lanka set 300 to win by South Africa at the Oval
Author: 0 Sri Lanka set 300 to win by South Africa at the Oval

South Africa have won 34 of their 65 ODI matches against Sri Lanka , including in their most recent meeting in February. The Sri Lankan struck the ball firmly to mid-off but the South African captain anticipated the shot and moved swiftly to his right from extra cover to slide and get a hand to the ball.

Author: 0 Pakistan defy all odds, cruise to Champions Trophy final after outshining England

They then beat South Africa by 19 runs on Duckworth-Lewis formula and edged out Sri Lanka by three wickets to finish second in Group B. They then upset title favourites England by eight wickets in the first semi-final. "It was due to the captaincy of Sarfraz that Pakistan won their matches". "One thing we didn't do was adapt to conditions, which I thought Pakistan did extremely well", England captain Eoin Morgan said.

Author: 0 The Boston Red Sox continue to struggle to hit home runs

He gave up three hits, struck out seven and did not allow a runner past first base until Manny Machado led off the seventh with a home run. The Red Sox are one of just two teams without someone on the team that has hit at least ten home runs so far this season (St.

Sport Massimiliano Allegri Thinks Barcelona Will Fail In Marco Verratti Bid
Author: 0 Massimiliano Allegri Thinks Barcelona Will Fail In Marco Verratti Bid

Joan Vehils of Catalan newspaper Sport wrote Verratti and his representative, Donato Di Campli, spoke with Blaugrana director Javier Bordas for more than 30 minutes, with a summer transfer the likely topic of discussion. "It's very complicated [to leave], but we have expressed our ideas to PSG ". "We're not talking about Barcelona or other clubs, it's about projects".

Author: 0 Cavaliers return to Cleveland after NBA Finals

Many musicians were online to congratulate the Warriors and/or console the Cavaliers . Most of the team's players have not publicly commented on whether or not they will make the trip because they just won their second National Basketball Association title in the last three years, and probably want to enjoy it for a while.

Author: 0 Because it's the Cup: Penguins fans eat raw catfish to celebrate title

They now have three championships each and the tendency on the day after the Stanley Cup is presented is to bring in the word dynasty, define what is in these new financially-complicated times, and try and figure just how set up the championship team is to win more crowns.

Author: 0 Here's how Cristiano Ronaldo could fit in at Chelsea

Spanish prosecutors have filed a lawsuit against the player accusing him of defrauding tax authorities of 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million) by hiding his image rights income between 2011 and 2014. The club also won La Liga, the topflight professional soccer league in Spain. Spanish newspaper Marca said that Ronaldo believes he is being made an example of because of his status as a star and that "he is judged without people really knowing him".

Sport Ellis, Bullock suspended 5 games under NBA drug policy
Author: 0 Ellis, Bullock suspended 5 games under NBA drug policy

Ellis is eligible to participate in preseason play. He averaged just 8.2 points this past season. He has played in 68 games over the last two seasons in Detroit . He appeared in 31 games for the Pistons last season and averaged just over 15 minutes a night while contributing 4.5 points and 2.1 rebounds per game.

Sport Details on Matt Hughes vehicle accident emerge
Author: 0 Details on Matt Hughes vehicle accident emerge

It's not clear exactly what state he is in, but his family is headed to meet him, per White . White said he's been in contact with the family who were going to the hospital. Audra is the UFC Hall of Famer's wife. Hughes (45-9), who beat some of the promotion's most renowned fighters, including George St-Pierre, B.J. Penn and Royce Gracie, resides in IL.

Sport Takkarist McKinley predicted Warriors would win NBA Finals in 5 games
Author: 0 Takkarist McKinley predicted Warriors would win NBA Finals in 5 games

Rudy Gobert, one of the three nominees for this year's Defensive Player of the Year award, was a load for the Warriors to handle inside, especially when they opted to play small lineups. I get the idea that some people think an athlete should stay in the town he started and win there, but why not jump to a great team? "Guys like Steph Curry welcoming him and kind of let him shine, it worked out like it should".

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