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Nadal storms into quarters, Muguruza and Venus exit

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The 31-year-old Nadal is chasing his 15th grand slam title and first since 2014 - when he won at Roland Garros . "Then maybe change something up and hope I play a good match ". "I think the rain helped me a lot, because I was really down in the fourth set and mentally I wasn't ready", Nishikori said . Despite being the favourite, Nadal will be wary going into the game against his compatriot with the victor awaiting a clash with either Novak Djokovic or Thiem who play in the other ... Read More »

Nadal withdraws from Queen's tournament on doctors' advice

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There's no rest for the tired: Play begins at the next major, Wimbledon , just three weeks from Monday. "It's motivation to other players because if it's possible for me, then it is for them too". On Sunday in tennis's French Open men's singles final, "King of Clay" Rafael Nadal defeated Stan Wawrinka 6-2 6-3 6-1 to claim his tenth title in Paris . Read More »

Champions Trophy: Virat Kohli backs Hardik Pandya's reaction after dismissal in final

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Fakhar Zaman's maiden one-day global hundred helped Sarfraz's side to post a formidable total of 338-4 before their opponents slumped to 158 all out in reply, Hardik Pandya's 43-ball 76 sparing India from an even bigger humbling. Pakistan opening batsman Azhar Ali has been run out in comical fashion during the final of the Champions Trophy against India at The Oval. "When we arrived here (in England), we were No 8 and now we are the champions". Read More »

Murray : Tennis star in spotlight as Wimbledon looms

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Before the Wimbledon kicks off, Murray will have another challenge - which is at the Queen's Club ( Aegon Championships) next week and Murray will be looking to an impact there. I feel like I'm doing things better than I did previous year. Save for Barcelona, where the 30-year-old Scot reached the semi-finals, he has struggled on the clay courts of Europe until Roland Garros, where, aided by a favourable draw, he reached the last four. Read More »

Celtics Only Mock Draft 2.0

Celtics fans were upset by the deal as a whole, but one note from the Boston Globe's Adam Himmelsbach was particularly incendiary on Twitter . Players on Philly are already a step ahead. "They have a young team, and I think the upside of it would be insane", Fultz, an Upper Marlboro, Md., native, said after the workout. Many had their own theories about what's next for the Celtics as they load up picks, while others focused more on the excitement of Fultz likely heading to Philadelphia ... Read More »

Watch Brad Keselowski's Awesome Interview With Ryan Blaney After Pocono Win

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As for the feeling of climbing into "The King" Richard Petty's auto, Wallace felt he managed his emotions well. "We don't really have an answer to it other than me just having to pay more attention", he said. Many believe it wont take Jones long to become a driver to contend with every week. NASCAR has made several steps toward boosting minority involvement. Read More »

Jared Montgomery Looks Like a Find For The Yankees

The over is 5-0 in the last five meetings between these two teams in NY and is 10-1 in the last 11 meetings overall. The Rockies, who lead the National League with 40 wins, cobbled the victory and improved to 23-10 on the road. The former No. 4 overall draft pick allowed two runs and four hits in five innings on Saturday and ended up with the loss as Baltimore went on to fall 5-2. Read More »

Pakistan can upset any team on their day, says Kohli

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As the final wicket fell, Oval, immersed in a'Sea of Green', was euphoric in its celebration along with those eleven on the field. However, the Indian fast bowler had overstepped the front line and Zaman was recalled having scored just three runs off seven balls. Read More »

Zinedine Zidane to Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid need you!

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Inevitably, Manchester United are being strongly linked with a potential move for the Portuguese captain. The entire football world is fixated on how Ronaldo wants out of Real Madrid and Spain altogether . Sergio Romero would be in line to be Mourinho's number one choice. If United are prepared to spend in excess of £100m on Ronaldo, would it better invested on two or three additions to other areas of his squad? However, things haven't always been very smooth between Real Madrid and ... Read More »

NHL Reveals Protection Lists Before Expansion Draft

More than 30 people managed to escape though at least two people were killed, authorities said. "And this has worked out really well for the Vegas Golden Knights ". They are the only team that has the ability to sign an unprotected unrestricted or restricted free agent until 7:59 a.m. Wednesday. Presumably, it's another pick or prospect. Read More »

The NBA champions set to make historic Trump boycott

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The Warriors won 129-120 to win the National Basketball Association championship. Curry reached the NBA Finals in each of the past three seasons and sits first among active players in three-point shooting percentage at.438. Kerr said the reports made him imagine a laughable scene in the Warriors' locker room in which the team was celebrating and "pouring Champagne on each other's heads". Read More »

Ronaldo painted on Russian mural that only the team can see

Portugal take on tournament hosts Russian Federation in their next group-stage outing on Wednesday afternoon, before then facing outsiders New Zealand three days later. The team said that he couldn't go because he was receiving post-game treatment, although it said it wasn't anything serious. Borussia Dortmund midfielder Raphael Guerreiro failed to deal with a cross into the box and Carlos Vela teed up Hernandez, who met the cross with a diving header. Read More »

Daniel Berger repeats as FedEx St. Jude Classic champion

The American, who qualified for next week's U.S. Open, is alongside Matt Every, Scott Brown and Sebastian Munoz atop the leaderboard. He sank birdie putts from about 10 feet away at both the second and sixth, and sank a shorter birdie attempt at the ninth. Read More »

An estimated 1.5 million people turned out to celebrate Warriors' NBA title

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Residents of Oakland , which recently learned it's losing one of its other beloved teams, the Raiders , to Las Vegas, are still reeling from a police scandal and mourning a deadly warehouse fire. Golden State won the series in five games and Green displayed a shirt that said "Quickie" with the Quicken Loans symbol. At the rally, Green mocked James' contention that James had never played for a super team. Read More »

Rise and rise of Hassan Ali in ICC Champions trophy

This team has been around the world. On Hasan's performance, Sarfraz said that he's very impressive. The attention of the teams is to stop him and you get comfortable time at the other end so I'm really enjoying batting with him. And now that they're in it, Pakistan fans want a rematch against India. "One of the huge contributing factors towards topping our table and playing very good cricket in the group stages is that we've stayed true to what we believe in and what's worked for us the ... Read More »

Real Madrid: Cristiano will prove innocence over tax allegations

Ronaldo is accused of "four crimes against the public treasury between 2011-14... which involves tax fraud of 14,768,897 euros", Madrid's public prosecutor's office said on Tuesday. Ronaldo could face up to 15-months in prison if found guilty. Barcelona's Argentine defender Javier Mascherano also agreed a one-year suspended sentence with authorities for tax fraud last year . Read More »

Selectors keep faith with same 13 for India series

All the matches in the series are set to start at 6.30 pm IST except for 5th ODI which is scheduled to start at 7.30 pm IST. Following first two matches, the teams will then move to Antigua for third and fourth ODI. Fast bowler Shannon Gabriel was unavailable as he continues his rehabilitation from an injury that kept him out of the series against Afghanistan, meaning the hosts will be without their premier fast bowler for their most important series this season. Read More »

Former FSU star Brooks Koepka ties record in US Open win

Open victor on Wisconsin soil after a final round of five-under. Brooks Koepka shot a 5-under 67 to finish at 16-under 272 and match Rory McIlroy's tournament record for most shots under par. They're very much a similar player, where nothing seems to bother them. "But he's played so well in the majors, and played great in the Ryder Cup (at Hazeltine)". Read More »

How Manchester United could line up next season

Asked if he would want a potential move to United, Talisca told Globoesporte : "It's a love that exists, I will not lie". "I've spoken to him". It's very important for me to hear what he has to say. The chemistry between the two thawed during Mourinho's last season at Real Madrid and it is unclear whether the duo have mended their differences over the last few years. Read More »

Rafael Nadal Makes History at the French Open

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Speaking to the presenter after his momentous triumph, the ever-humble Nadal said , "My French is quite bad, probably worse because I am so emotional right now". The Spanish could cover every corner of the court to maintain his advantage at 5-2 after the seventh game. Sunday was also the first time since 1969 that the Roland Garros final had featured two men over 30. Read More »

CT 2017: Pakistan Thrash India To Become Champions

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What a difference two weeks have made, though, Fakhar delivering at every attempt after being brought in for his debut at the age of 27 and Amir's pace and swing proving too good here for Rohit Sharma , Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan - who could add only 26 runs between them to the 895 they had made over the previous four matches. Read More »

Brooks Koepka caps a record week with US, Open title

I just want to go home .' I don't want to say I was homesick. The 356 yard par-four 15th was the not only the toughest hole of Sunday's final round but proved key swing in the trophy chase . I hit some bad drives on 1 and 2, but made some pars, made a great birdie on 3, and then just I kind of thought if I parred, kept parring, I was going to have a really good chance. Read More »

Sterling flat after London attack

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Ms May will chair an emergency meeting following the incident. Police officers man a cordon at Finsbury Park where a vehicle struck pedestrians in London Monday, June 19, 2017 . The vehicle was hired from Pontyclun van Hire near Cardiff, images show. He has been taken to hospital as a precaution and is due to receive a mental health assessment. Read More »