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by | May 30, 2017 | 09:31

The 15th seed seemed to be inspired, winning the opening point of the match with a sweeping cross-court forehand and needed just 73 minutes to overcome world No 86 Boserup . "I'm glad with how I played today. I won for the second time, if I can say", Kvitova said after the match. The 2017 French Open is officially under way.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:31

Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Friday. Gambhir would be hoping that his team's cartridge does not dry up in their next match against table toppers Mumbai . Muralitharan felt his team fell 10 runs short of what they would have wanted on the board. The team needs me at that time and I just want to bowl well and win the match for them.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:29

Windy conditions helped create the logjam at the top with 21 players within five shots of the leaders after the first two rounds at the Colonial Country Club course in Fort Worth, Texas . Part of a four-way tie for the 36-hole lead, Simpson went ahead alone to stay after consecutive birdies to start his back nine. Cink, who moved up seven spots, and Grillo, who bettered his standing by 25 positions, were the only players to move into the top eight and within five strokes of the lead.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:24

But the season has ended with a run of six victories in May after Wenger adopted the three-man defense that has served Conte so well, until now. Arsene Wenger changed the defensive formation to three at the back, and it worked a charm. "I know Chelsea want to sell players, but I told them, I have two years left on my contract and I won't go somewhere else just because they want so".

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:22

Krunal Pandya top scored with a 38-ball 47 for a Mumbai side that could only post 129-8 after Jaydev Unadkat (2-19) set the tone with two wickets in an over in the Maharashtra derby. In a match that went right down to the last ball, Mumbai registered a one-run victory in the packed Rajiv Gandhi International stadium . Mumbai erupted with joy after becoming the only team to win three titles after triumphs in 2013 and 2015.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:21

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic's coach Jiri Vanek, second left, other staff members support Kvitova as she plays Julia Boserup , of the U.S, during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Rol. But yesteday's setback - albeit on a surface for which she has no great affection, having made an opening-round exit in Paris past year - threatens to leave her season in tatters.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:24

It's one more team that you probably would've thought would've been a contender.Except against these Warriors. Other than that, coach Tyronn Lue said he was not focused on the Warriors as of yet. James has a case to be considered the best to step on a court while Curry is changing the way basketball is played. So it makes it even more hard. These are tough times we live in.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:23

But are his Cleveland teams more dominant than his Miami teams or have the Cavaliers taken advantage of weak competition? Cleveland lost all six of James' road days off. "Thirty teams suit up every year trying to get to this point, and only two teams do". The Cavaliers , of course, came back from a three-games-to-one deficit to defeat the Warriors in the 2016 NBA Finals , which caused Draymond Green to say he wanted to "destroy" the Cavaliers if they were to meet in the Finals back ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:21

May 27, 2016 - Eastern Conference Finals - The Cleveland Cavaliers defeat the Toronto Raptors with a series win, 4-2. If LeBron James is to add a second back-to-back National Basketball Association championship to his already lengthy Hall of Fame resume, he'll have to go through one of the most talented teams in National Basketball Association history to do it.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:16

Kvitova took a forced five month break from tennis after undergoing surgery to fix serious hand injuries sustained in a knife attack at her home . Kvitova required four hours of surgery after protecting herself, reports The New York Times .

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:08

Hingis, the 20-year-old world No. 1, was hammered by the Spanish clay-court specialist Pascal, who was No. 83 in the WTA rankings at the time. Kerber had only four winners and 12 unforced errors in the first set and didnt even earn a break point until the last game, which Makarova won, anyway.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:07

Thibaut Courtois laments the decision to allow Arsenal's opener, where he feels Ramsey clearly interfered. And Chelsea manager Conte had nothing but praise for the former Germany global following his display for the Gunners against his side on Saturday.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:04

Kerr hasn't coached the Warriors since Game 2 of their first-round series against the Portland Trail Blazers . The Cavs have also played well in the postseason, going 12-1 while outscoring their opposition by 13.6 points per game. Brown was expected back Tuesday. Kerr has battled migraines and nausea and has visibly looked to be in great pain when he coached through his ailments and Kerr says he's still feeling those effects even if he is getting closer to a return.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:04

United played the match in Stockholm even as their hometown was continuing to come to grips with a deadly terror attack following an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena on Monday night that left 22 dead. "But the game was in the pocket so when you have 2-0 you have to control the game, you have to delay the changes, you have to bring players step by step, try to give a bit more".

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:02

The series continues at Southampton on Saturday and concludes with next Monday s match at Lord s. Ali, who was left out of England's preceding 2-0 series win over Ireland, made his name as a top-order batsman but now comes in much later for England .

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:01

Arsène Wenger described winning his seventh FA Cup as one of the proudest moments of his career because of the criticism he faced this season, before going on to criticise some of the supporters who would like him removed for creating a hostile environment in matches .

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:59

Thus, they may need to look at some of their rivals when they consider their targets, and one club they could look to raid is Jose Mourinho's Manchester United , who finished a place below Wenger's men in sixth. "My view would be there's no point in changing Arsene Wenger because you're unlikely to get someone as good or better". On his ambitions for the close-season transfer window, Koeman said: " First of all we need more numbers in to be prepared for a long, tough season with ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:50

Vettel looked in control early on as he built an early lead, but the Ferrari driver would be delayed after the first round of pitstops when Vettel got stuck behind Bottas, who was running a longer first stint. His excellent jump from the start allowed him to pass Hamilton at the first turn. Vettel barely made it out of the pits with his lead intact, and thereafter came under siege from Hamilton .

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:52

He also rolled an ankle on a drive and bucket with 1:47 left in the third but was able to stay in the game. "But we're going to enjoy this for a couple more days before we have to lock in on that juggernaut out west ". "So it makes it even more risky when you equip that talent, that skill with those guys". Kevin Durant and Steph Curry would obviously be top five selections, and I think Draymond Green and Klay Thompson would be in the top twenty.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:52

After this year's lackluster NBA playoffs, buckle up: The Warriors and Cavaliers are back in the NBA Finals for the third consecutive year. Green's comments came during an October interview with David Aldridge of NBA.com. Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue was quoted earlier this week saying he thought Boston's offense was "harder to defend" than Golden State's . As a result of this, many view the Warriors as a considerable favorite to win the championship.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:51

Jason Day took the lead in the final round of the Byron Nelson when he holed a pitch on the 15th, following two poor shots on the long par-4. Hahn is at 12-under-par 198 while fellow American Billy Horschel is one stroke back after a four-under 66 that included making birdie on each of his last three holes.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:41

Sri Lankan army soldiers carry the body of a victim of a mudslide in Kiribathgala village in Ratnapura district, Sri Lanka . She said her brother, his wife and two children were all buried under the mud. Ranasinghe added that while floodwaters were receding, some areas were still inundated. One of the hardest-hit areas is predicted to be South Asia, a region where more than 9.5 million people are already being affected every year by floods.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:43

The 31-year-old's future at the club, where he has spent the past 13 years, and his country, is the subject of intense debate which intensified yesterday when he was left out of the national squad. "I think I just have to make a decision in terms of a football decision, and that's what I'll do". I want to be on the pitch, of course. Rooney could earn a whopping £50m if he decides to move to China.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:35

The Warriors are stomach-churning scary. LeBron James is in the midst of one of his best postseason runs. More memorable than even the outcome of the game was a 27-foot three-pointer from the left corner with 2:40 left in the third quarter that pushed James past his childhood idol, Michael Jordan , for first place on the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:31

Even after taking Brook's best right hands, showing discipline and intelligence in sticking to his primary game plan and eventually imposing his will on the former champion , does anyone really need more evidence to convince them of Spence's rightful stature among boxing's elite? Spence was probably the only one who felt that way, though.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:21

John Terry scored in what could be his final appearance for the Chelsea first team. If Azpilicueta plays the whole game against Sunderland he will have featured in every minute of every Premier League game for Chelsea this season. "Genuinely I haven't made any decisions yet and I'm evaluating all my options at the moment". "But if that is not the case and he would be open to a conversation, then I would be open to that as well", said Swansea coach Paul Clement .

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:19

The Finals don't begin until June 1. "I think our defensive intensity has been awesome", Green said. San Antonio's only lead came on the opening possession when Manu Ginobili tossed in a left-handed scoop shot. "Our goal is to keep on winning and we need to be better if we want to achieve this feat", He said. Anderson dove on the court for a loose ball that the Spurs had tipped away defensively, pushing the ball upcourt to Patty Mills who fed Ginobili for a 3-pointer that pulled ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:15

I'm not surprised by what he's doing". "I think the adjustment he (Dickey) made later in the game was just taking some velocity off of it and it looked like he was able to control it a little bit better ". San Francisco entered Saturday's play as the lowest-scoring team in the majors at 3.32 runs per game but could have injured outfielders Jarrett Parker (clavicle) and Hunter Pence (hamstring) back in the lineup within the next two weeks.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:09

So, it should be no surprise that Xhaka and Ramsey have had their best games since the change in formation - made by Wenger only because he felt the need to show the fans and the people above that he can be flexible. Courtois said Sanchez's goal in the fourth minute of the FA Cup final at the Wembley Stadium on Saturday evening. Referee Anthony Taylor initially disallowed it but after consulting with assistant Gary Bewsick, who had raised his flag, he signalled a goal to spark Arsenal ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:13

This season we won the league and we start next season as champions'. Chelsea wing-back Victor Moses was married on Sunday - 24 hours after his red card at Wembley. He played in Nacho Monreal, who picked out Alexis. 'Don't forget this season we haven't had a squad like United's or City's or Tottenham's or Arsenal's.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:10

This year, his Cleveland Cavaliers will square off against Kevin Durant , Stephen Curry , Draymond Green and Klay Thompson . NY rapper Fabolous might low-key have his money on the Cleveland Cavaliers ahead of the NBA Finals Game 1 match-up.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:08

Cleveland Cavaliers power forward Kevin Love took umbrage with those who see the reigning champions as underdogs to the Golden State Warriors in the 2017 NBA Finals . Cavaliers: James has scored 30 or more points in 11 of Cleveland's 13 games this post-season. Game 1 is set for May 29 in Pittsburgh. According to NBA.com , Golden State's 16.8 net rating is the highest among the 16 playoff teams .

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:56

That trio's reasons for being absent? The 2017 French Open could still be awesome, but the two greatest players of all-time will not be taking part in it in Federer and Williams. Murray is 16-7 with one title; Kerber is 19-10 with no titles and an 0-7 record against top-20 players. Granollers barely threatened on Djokovic's serve, but the defending champion had to spend more time on the court in the heat than he would have liked due to his inability to put his opponent away quickly.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:57

So the Angels and their fans began holding their collective breath in the fifth inning, when Trout slid into second with a stolen base, and came up shaking his left hand, in obvious pain. Volquez signed with Miami after going 10-11 with a 5.37 ERA past year for Kansas City. Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton watches after hitting a solo home run during the first inning of an interleague baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Sunday , May 28, 2017, in Miami.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:55

The Penguins, the reigning Stanley Cup champions, hold home ice advantage in the Stanley Cup finals against the Predators. Nashville's signature aggressiveness was on display in the team's stingy blue-line showing in the middle of the game, and a two-goal run in the third had them on the verge of another entertaining comeback.