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Konta through to semi-finals in Nottingham


Ipek Senoglu was the first Turkish woman to compete in a Grand Slam doubles qualifying event, appearing at Wimbledon in 2004 and besides making sporting history for her country, she also provided the debut tour win for British No.1 Johanna Konta , who registered her 300th victory yesterday, beating Tara Moore to reach the second round of the Nottingham Open . Read More »

Australia v New Zealand latest


In a match reduced to 46 overs a side by a morning shower, before further rain meant the Aussies had a reduced target from 33 overs, the quicks dragged things back towards the end - with Josh Hazlewood picking up six for 52, including the last three wickets in four balls. Read More »

Congressional staffers boo Trump at unity baseball game

It seemed most if not all of his fellow congress members were in agreement. "I hope he's in good enough shape to watch, because he'll certainly feel good about what he sees", Flake said. Following a day that saw most congressional business canceled, the House approved legislation offering health insurance tax credits to some veterans while committees pondered federal land management, cybersecurity and more. Read More »

How to watch Golden State celebrate an National Basketball Association championship online

Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry holds the Larry O'Brien trophy during a parade and rally in honor of the Warriors, Thursday, June 15, 2017 , in Oakland, Calif., to celebrate the team's NBA basketball championship. San Antonio losing Kawhi Leonard in Game 1 of the West final, while leading by 26 points, is a tiny asterisk. "It's a championship. It's a great feeling". Read More »

Kevin Durant explains why the Warriors are no 'superteam'

The Warriors won the title in 2015 before the Cavaliers made their historic comeback a year ago. "The Black Panthers, Bruce Lee and now the Warriors ", added Achebe Thomas. Kyrie Irving followed up his 40-point gem in Friday's Game 4 with 26 points but shot 9 for 22. But if the Warriors want to keep this lineup intact, they won't be done spending money once they get Curry's situation settled because Durant can opt out of his deal this summer. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton wins 3rd straight Canadian GP, Stroll gets points


After an up-and-down season to-date, Hamilton started the day 25 points behind the Drivers' Standings leader but his victory - coupled with Vettel's - has brought him to within 12 points of the lead. The pink Force India cars of Sergio Perez and Esteban Ocon were fifth and sixth after battling each other on the track - and over the radio - for position down the stretch. Read More »

Remarkable Ronaldo is a Real football hero


It is the first time Madrid have won both La Liga and the Champions League in the same season for 59 years. El Pais said " Real Madrid enter a new golden era", referencing their third Champions League triumph in four seasons. "My family is happy and I am happy so, yeah, we will continue what we are doing". Madrid and Juve were level at 1-1 at half-time before a rousing second-half display from Zidane's side saw them cruise to victory. Read More »

This Warriors Player Was The Drunkest At Team's NBA Finals After-Party

Some of us need to remove ourselves from the moment and remember there are some pretty incredible stories that have already been told . "This whole day, this whole atmosphere, is unbelievable". Then Curry carried Golden State while Durant healed from a left knee injury that sidelined him late in the regular season. "I told you when I was 8 years old. Read More »

USA attorney general dodges Trump questions, angers Democrats


The socks are limited. Never before, he told the Senate Intelligence Committee last week, did he get the same "gut feeling" that he needed to watch his back, and that of his bureau, in interactions with previous presidents. Democratic senators have seized on the possibility of a third meeting to suggest that Sessions has not been forthcoming about the extent of his communications with the ambassador. Read More »

Liverpool presents 'unique bid' to host 2022 Commonwealth Games


Another English city, Birmingham, is also bidding for 2022 along with Victoria in western Canada. Anfield would stage the rugby sevens and opening ceremony, Goodison Park would be the venue for the boxing finals and nearby Manchester would host the cycling events at its velodrome, while there are provisions for Emirates Old Trafford to be the site for Twenty20 cricket should that sport be introduced for 2022. Read More »

Newcastle United restart life in the Premier League at home to Tottenham


Champions Chelsea will start the 2017-18 Premier League season at home to Burnley , while Manchester United will welcome West Ham United to Old Trafford on the opening weekend. Arsene Wenger will reignite his rivalry will long-term rival Jose Mourinho on December 2nd when Manchester United travel to the Emirates for the first game of a packed festive month for Arsenal . Read More »

What they're saying: Warriors celebrate championship parade

That is because the Warriors boast an intimidating starting lineup featuring four All-Stars in their 20s who are likely to be with the team for years to come. Residents of Oakland , which lost one of its other beloved teams , the Raiders, to Las Vegas, are still reeling from a police scandal and mourning a fatal warehouse fire. Read More »

Reporters Spread False Rumor That Golden State Warriors Will Refuse Trump Invite


The reigning champion Golden State Warriors addressed speculation about whether they will make the traditional visit to the White House, saying they "will make those decisions when and if necessary". "I work hard, I believe in myself, I believe in the game, I respect the game, I love the game, and I knew at some point in my life it will come around for me". Read More »

UCL: Real Madrid win record 12th title beating Juventus 4-1

Of course, Real's win was about much more than the contribution of their Portugal forward. They are both the type of players hungry for success and to hold down a place in the team, while bigger names like James Rodriguez and Alvaro Morata are likely to leave in search of first team football elsewhere. Read More »

Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant committed to keeping Golden State on top

Per Nielsen, the latest chapter in the history of the Cleveland-Golden State rivalry averaged a 7.4 in the core TV demo, which works out to just shy of 9.5 million adults 18-49. Finals MVP Kevin Durant was on a different bus with his mom. Head coach Steve Kerr , one of the most politically conscious coaches in professional sports, has said the president's proposed immigration ban is "against the principles of what our country is about". Read More »

NBA Mock Draft 5.0: Malik Monk, OG Anunoby fall


The news was compounded by immediate reports that Jackson canceled his workout with the Celtics , while just Tuesday, he opted in for a second workout with the Lakers because, he said, "Of course, I'm not gonna tell them no". Fultz said he's not sure if he'll work out with any other teams before the June 22 draft but that he'll sit down with his family and make those decisions soon. Read More »

Warriors celebrate NBA title with parade through Oakland

I've been so lucky to be part of so many championship teams as a player and now as a coach, and it never gets old", Kerr said after Monday's win. Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (left) celebrates with teammate Stephen Curry after GSW's 129-120 win over Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the NBA Finals at the ORACLE Arena on Monday. Read More »

Colts put recently signed running back on injured reserve

He has played 37 career games with Green Bay, Seattle and Dallas over the past four seasons. He originally signed with the Seahawks as an undrafted free agent on August 6, 2016, out of Jacksonville State. He re-signed with Seattle on April 18, but Seattle waived him May 31. He has played in 37 career National Football League games (nine starts) in his time with the Green Bay Packers (2016), Seattle Seahawks (2013-16) and Dallas Cowboys (2015). Read More »

Real Madrid coach Zidane


Juve put on an impressive showing in the first 45 minutes but they were blown away when Real upped the tempo after the break and skipper Sergio Ramos lifted what was their third Champions League trophy of the past four years. Strikes in each half from Ronaldo made him the first player to score in three finals in the Champions League era, adding to his goals in the 2008 and 2014 showpieces for Manchester United and Real respectively. Read More »