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Murray sets up Nishikori clash

Another ill-timed Khachanov double-fault gave Murray an early break in the second set, although a couple of errors off the Murray forehand allowed the Russian to break back for 3-3. "I hope I will recover from my injury", said the fifth seed, who received on-court treatment on her lower back at the beginning of the decider. "I don't even know if I won or lost". Read More »

Murray and Wawrinka take their places as last-eight line-up completed


The win over the young gun was a relative stroll for Murray , who lost serve twice but broke straight back against the No. 53. Garcia sealed the result on the second of three match points when the No. The third-seeded Swiss, the French Open champion in 2015, will face 15th-seeded Gael Monfils . Cilic was leading 6-3, 3-0 after just 48 minutes when Anderson called it quits. Read More »

Golden State Warriors' Steve Kerr returns to coach Game 2

The Warriors won the first two games of the series handily against the Cleveland Cavaliers , like they did a year ago. "I think they were trying to play small with us and maybe trying to get the pace up with us", Thompson said of the Cavaliers in Game 2 "I don't think they made that many adjustments, though". Read More »

Sidney Crosby, Penguins frustrated again as Predators even series

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne stops a shot by Pittsburgh Penguins center Jake Guentzel during the second period in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final Monday, June 5, 2017 in Nashville , Tenn. Calle Jarnkrok , on the right side of the slot, was in ideal position to prod home the rebound of a shot by Craig Smith at 14:51. "He was wonderful again today and when they had their chances, when our system broke down, Peks was there for us". Read More »

Cleveland Cavaliers search for production outside of "Big Three"


We're hungry". "They're doing a good job sending two, three guys to box me out", Thompson said of his struggles on the glass. Durant has taken a great team and perhaps made it one for the ages. Kevin Love had 27 points and Kyrie Irving 19. The Cavaliers defeated the Warriors by playing defense for an entire 24 seconds, as opposed to giving up "loose balls" and "50-50" plays like they did in Game 2. Read More »

Tiger Woods filmed struggling with breath test in jail


While Woods passed a breathalyzer, he failed a number of field sobriety tests, according to police reports . The golfer was stopped and arrested on Monday when police in Florida noticed a Mercedes parked awkwardly at the side of the road with the engine running and the brake lights on. Read More »

Stanley Cup Finals: Predators beat Penguins again, even series at 2-2


Nashville Predators defenseman Mattias Ekholm (14), of Sweden, celebrates his goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins with defenseman Roman Josi (59), of Switzerland, during the third period in Game 3 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cu. "We can't force any plays and that's what we did there on all our power plays". He asked them before the game not to throw anything onto the ice. Pittsburgh needs to score and Matt Murray needs a bounce back game. Read More »

Bryce Harper's fight with Hunter Strickland led to so many memes


He then threw his helmet in Strickland's direction, possibly attempting to hit him and then the two got into a bit of a fist fight. Harper and Strickland then exchanged punches near the pitcher's mound. On being thrown at intentionally: "I mean, a baseball's a weapon, and being able to use that to his advantage, that's just what he wanted to do in that situation". Read More »

The Great 1 would've picked a different 1

That gave the Predators a 2-1 lead in the second period. Although playing on whatever injury he sustained off blocking a P.K. Subban shot might not be the best decision for Bonino's long-term health, it could be a good one for the Penguins , who depend on Bonino for some important factors of their game. Read More »

Defenders on the move in Southampton, Man City & Liverpool deals

But the commanding defender's season was ended prematurely in January when he picked up an ankle injury in the Saints' 3-0 win over Leicester at St Marys. However, it looks like Liverpool have won the race as the Daily Mail are one of several media outlets reporting that the Dutch worldwide has opted for a move to Anfield in order to work with Jurgen Klopp. Read More »

Champions Trophy 2017: rain halts New Zealand charge against Australia


After a blitzkrieg from opener Luke Ronchi, who took Pat Cummins apart in scoring 65 off 43 balls, it was the Williamson show as he manipulated the middle-overs like fake news does the gullible. "Let's hope it's rust and let's hope it's gone". "They have a very good bowling attack and it can make striking from ball one very hard". "We bowled both sides of wicket, we gave them a lot of freebies and it was pretty ordinary ", Smith said. Read More »

Red Sox likely replacement for Eduardo Rodriguez injured in minors

Orioles: Following a day off Monday, the Orioles and Kevin Gausman (3-4, 5.92) open a two-game interleague series against the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates . "I feel like it's going to continue to get better", he said. You knew when they scored and got ahead he was going to go to another level. "Good work by the guys coming out of the bullpen", Farrell said. Read More »

Finn replaces injured Woakes in England squad

The Victorian was Australia's frontline spinner during their triumphant World Cup campaign in 2015 and for most of the year that preceded it, while he bowled his maximum of 10 overs in three of five matches during Australia's last ODI series in the United Kingdom two years ago. Read More »

Huddersfield manager David Wagner hits back at former Millwall boss Ian Holloway

Reading failed to convert a second straight penalty when Ward saved from Obita, allowing Schindler to seal glory and a remarkable triumph for a team that finished 19th in last season's Championship . "I think the manager did it ideal the whole season. We set no limits". After a stumbling Quaner squandered a Huddersfield chance, Jaap Stam introduced Garath McCleary in a bid to find a breakthrough, while Wagner lost captain Tommy Smith to injury, meaning Martin Cranie came on. Read More »

Gulf crisis is latest strain on Qatar's 2022 World Cup


Several countries have cut ties with Qatar, accusing it of supporting terrorism in the Gulf region. The biggest diplomatic crisis in the Persian Gulf since the 1991 US -led war against Iraq pits several nations against Qatar, which is home to some 10,000 American troops and a major USA military base. Read More »

LeBron James has a monster game in losing effort

But it should be remembered that the Cavaliers were 2-0 down at this stage past year, and they didn't take Sunday's loss lying down. Thompson's lack of production has been particularly glaring considering how big a role he played the past two seasons, averaging a double-double in the Finals each of those years. Read More »

LeBron James, Kevin Durant reportedly made hip-hop track together


Both players are music junkies, and in between workouts they made a decision to kill some time by writing their own lyrics and heading to the booth, sources told ESPN. When asked about the track and it's existence, Durant and James didn't deny the recording, but they laughed and didn't answer any more questions on the topic. Read More »

Bangla fall to a late Starc show


England will look to strengthen its semifinal chances with a second successive win while New Zealand will be desperate for a victory after its first match against Australia was rained out. "They're both obviously world class players - they can both be destructive without hitting those massively big shots", he said. "Of course I didn't want to go off, I was happy to keep batting through the rain". Read More »

National Football League relaxes rules on celebrations


Undoubtedly, this will lead to more ties, which in my opinion is the worst possible outcome for a competitive sporting match. The result could be more games ending in ties. "Our focus in this process is this building should host multiple Super Bowls over many generations, and we need to make sure we deliver a building that is an exceptional, Super Bowl-quality building", Rams chief operating officer Kevin Demoff said last week. Read More »

NBA Finals focus: Breaking down the Warriors' Game 2 win


The issue for the Cavaliers is if they try to slow it down and make it a more defensive-oriented contest, the Warriors are an elite halfcourt defensive team. Now, Golden State is headed to Northeast Ohio needing just two more - yet don't count on anybody considering this series close to done. He hadn't reached double figures in points or rebounds this year in the first two games combined. Read More »

Midfielder To Snub Liverpool And Sign £100000-A-Week Arsenal Deal


His future at Arsenal had been in doubt this year, with Premier League rivals Liverpool understood to be interested in a summer swoop to bring him to Anfield. However, it looks like Klopp will have to move on to other targets as the Mirror claim that The Ox is ready to snub interest from Liverpool and commit himself to Arsenal by signing a new extension. Read More »

Subban trolls Crosby, bringing bag of mouthwash

Gaudreau is the third undrafted rookie since 1979 to score at least three goals in the Finals. ABOUT THE PREDATORS (54-34-9-4, 46-43 O/U): While Subban mouthed the words for a guarantee, fellow defenseman Roman Josi went the extra mile to make sure it paid out as he scored a goal and set up two others in the second period. Read More »

Warriors putting on a show vs. Cavaliers

James tied Magic Johnson for most NBA Finals triple-doubles with eight, and this marked the first time in NBA history more than one player had a triple-double in the same Finals game. " It's fresh in our minds ". James: They're a different team. Durant is now two wins away from becoming an National Basketball Association champ. Read More »