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Sport Williams fights back as Nadal, Sharapova cruise
Author: 0 Williams fights back as Nadal, Sharapova cruise

Next up for Williams is Australia's 17th seed Ashleigh Barty . 'When you realize you have to fly back to SF for @initialized business tomorrow and you will miss watching @serenawilliams and @venuswilliams win their 1st doubles match of #RG18.

Sport No suspension for Cavs' Love for leaving bench in Game 1
Author: 0 No suspension for Cavs' Love for leaving bench in Game 1

Tristan Thompson was called for a foul late in Game 1 after challenging Golden State guard Shaun Livingston's jumper. The Warriors won 124-114 on the back of starring roles from Steph Curry (29), Klay Thompson (24) and Kevin Durant (26), and in spite of a career-high 51-point game from LeBron James .

Sport Actor Arbaaz Khan summoned by Thane Police in IPL betting case
Author: 0 Actor Arbaaz Khan summoned by Thane Police in IPL betting case

Several reports from Mumbai reveal that the actor, brother of Salman Khan , was summoned by the cops after his name cropped up during an investigation of a high-profile bookie named Sonu Jalan. Moreover, Police further noted that they have commenced their investigation into the process. The Investigating Officer, Pradeep Sharma said, the police are presently working to verify whether Arbaz khan indulged in any match fixing or not.

Sport Afridi made captain of World XI against WI
Author: 0 Afridi made captain of World XI against WI

Other names in the World XI squad include Rashid Khan, Adil Rashid and India wicket-keeper Dinesh Karthik . Pakistan's flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi will lead the ICC World XI in an exhibition Twenty20 global against West Indies after Eoin Morgan was ruled out of the May 31 game with a fractured finger.

Sport Man City target deals for Riyad Mahrez and Jorginho
Author: 0 Man City target deals for Riyad Mahrez and Jorginho

Jorginho joined Napoli in that same window. He told Italian outlet Tutto Mercato: "I know Napoli have received an offer from Manchester City ". The 26-year-old was one of the best midfielders in Italy this season and he seems destined for a big move this summer. Jorginho , a Brazilian-born Italy worldwide, refused to discuss the topic of his future when quizzed while with his national team.

Sport Peru ace Guerrero cleared to play Russian Federation 2018
Author: 0 Peru ace Guerrero cleared to play Russian Federation 2018

Peru captain Paolo Guerrero's 14-month ban for testing positive for cocaine has been frozen by a Swiss federal court, allowing him to play in the World Cup. He appealed the decision, having previously received the support of Hugo Lloris, Simon Kjaer and Mile Jedinak, the captains of Peru's World Cup rivals.

Sport LeBron James: I Lost Faith in Cavaliers Making Playoffs During Season
Author: 0 LeBron James: I Lost Faith in Cavaliers Making Playoffs During Season

Then, Durant was charged for an offensive foul after colliding with James in the lane. "They obviously changed it to a blocking foul because [James] was moving". "He wasn't close ", coach Tyronn Lue said. "Individual player accomplishment and team accomplishments", he said. After LeBron hit a clutch bucket, Curry responded with an and-1 that gave the Warriors the lead.

Sport Possible Destinations for Zinedine Zidane
Author: 0 Possible Destinations for Zinedine Zidane

But I feel it's time. The Argentine has always been on Madrid's radar and with them having to find a new man in the dugout sooner than expected after Zidane's decision, could be approached ahead of schedule. I thank him for the work he has done". "Daniel and I have spoken at length about our aspirations for this football club". Blanc has been out of a job for two seasons now, and is said to be keen to return to management if the right offer comes his way in the next couple of months.

Sport JR Smith's Blunder In Game 1 Of NBA Finals Stokes Twitter Mockery
Author: 0 JR Smith's Blunder In Game 1 Of NBA Finals Stokes Twitter Mockery

However, it is nearly always just about whether a player was in or out of the restricted area. George Hill made the first of two free throws to tie the game, reports USA Today. When all was said and done Thursday night, Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue wishes the National Basketball Association could have reviewed the review.

Sport LeBron James scores 51 points but Warriors beat Cavs in game one
Author: 0 LeBron James scores 51 points but Warriors beat Cavs in game one

It will be hard to establish whether Smith did in fact get the score wrong but if the reaction on the internet was anything to go by, he's unlikely to ever live the incident down. Warriors coach Steve Kerr said his team "got a break" on the changed call. What could have been the lead and possession of the ball for the Cavaliers instead became a tie game at 104-104, 36.4 seconds left.

Sport Boston humiliates Cavs with series-opening knockout
Author: 0 Boston humiliates Cavs with series-opening knockout

If the Celtics put together another first half like the first two quarters against the Cavaliers in this series , it will be a bit of a surprise. Kevin Love had 17 points and eight rebounds, and James added nine assists and seven boards. For the game Cleveland was outscored by 18 points with James on the floor.

Sport I felt like superhero - Serena Williams
Author: 0 I felt like superhero - Serena Williams

Nadal would face just four break points in the match, all of them coming in his opening service game. Serena Williams brought out her " Black Panther " catsuit again at the French Open on Wednesday, teaming with sister Venus to beat Japan's Shuko Aoyama and Miyu Kato 4-6, 6-4, 6-1 in doubles.

Sport NBA Finals: Warriors vs
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Golden State's postseason veterans can offer calm and advice to rookie Jordan Bell and veteran Nick Young , both newcomers to this event, Kerr said. They need dudes who can keep up with the Warriors on the perimeter. "Contrast that to now where he's shooting fadeaway threes from 30 feet to close games out". Though no one appears to believe it will take almost that long.

Sport Serena keeps ‘Black Panther’ catsuit despite questions
Author: 0 Serena keeps ‘Black Panther’ catsuit despite questions

The court, which is partly sunken into the ground, can hold as many as 2,200 spectators, making it the stadium's fourth largest. It was Sharapova's first win at the French Open since 2015. Her haul of 23 Grand Slam singles crowns beats Steffi Graf's total by one, and is just one shy of Margaret Court's record 24. Next for Sharapova is a matchup against sixth-seeded Karolina Pliskova, the runner-up at the 2016 U.S.

Sport Cavaliers’ Finals date with Warriors doesn’t look so hot
Author: 0 Cavaliers’ Finals date with Warriors doesn’t look so hot

Since the Warriors have had a tendency to lazily plod their way through the beginning of games, developing no rhythm on either side of the court, committing horrendous turnovers and settling for shots that qualify as bad even for their expert shooters, there is an opportunity to capitalize with aggressive play.

Sport Ainge: Irving had surgery on his nose
Author: 0 Ainge: Irving had surgery on his nose

Celtics president of basketball ops Danny Ainge joined T&R for his final weekly interview of the NBA season. I am taking Cleveland in game 7 having Lebron giving the city of Cleveland a championship for one last time and leaving the organization for good.

Sport Dr. Linebacker: NFL player graduates from McGill med school
Author: 0 Dr. Linebacker: NFL player graduates from McGill med school

Duvernay-Tardif, nicknamed the "Canadian doctor " by his teammates, was drafted in the sixth round of the National Football League draft in 2014 and became a starter in 2015. After taking a licensing exam this spring, he can officially call himself a doctor . It's been a meteoric rise for Duvernay-Tardif, a converted defensive lineman who cracked the Chiefs' 53-man roster as a rookie before becoming a starter in 2015.

Sport SHOCKING: Zidane quits Real Madrid
Author: 0 SHOCKING: Zidane quits Real Madrid

TRT World's sports editor Lance Santos speaks about the announcement. Zidane was hired in January 2016, his first major coaching job. We always want more from the players, and a moment comes when I can not ask them for more. He said that he would have loved to have been able to persuade Zinedane to stay. Zidane, under contract until 2020, gave no explicit reason for stepping down, but said he is not now seeking to coach another team.

Sport Rafael Nadal is the biggest men's grand-slam favourite in years
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal is the biggest men's grand-slam favourite in years

It wasn't easy but I have been training really hard. Williams admitted her eye-catching, figure-hugging black catsuit was inspired by the smash hit Black Panther movie but was also meant to help women with post-natal complications. Just like the Masters 1000 Rome final a couple weeks back, the rain seemed to wash away Nadal's errors and he returned to court sharper, winning the opening three games to tie up the final set at 3-3.

Sport Ostapenko French Open champion ousted in Paris
Author: 0 Ostapenko French Open champion ousted in Paris

The 26-year-old Chinese player had 19 winners in the match to only 14 unforced errors. Hers was not the only significant surprise of Day 1. World number nine Venus will now turn her attention to playing the doubles tournament with her sister Serena, who is competing in a Grand Slam event for the first time since last year's Australian Open after giving birth to her daughter.

Sport Zidane resigns as Real Madrid Coach
Author: 0 Zidane resigns as Real Madrid Coach

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez was on Thursday present alongside Zidane when the announcement was made. "This club's history is huge, we always ask a lot of players, but there comes a moment when you think 'What more can I ask of them, after what they've done for me?' For this I think they need another discourse".

Sport Kolisi to lead Boks vs England
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The 26-year-old Kolisi was unveiled as the man to lead the Springboks in the upcoming three-Test series against England starting with a Test at the iconic Ellis Park Stadium on June 9. Kolisi's appointment is regarded as a pivotal moment in the Springboks' history, as South Africa continues to fully emerge from decades of white racist rule under the apartheid regime.

Author: 0 Zidane to clarify his Real Madrid position later today

Zidane added: "I've taken the decision to not continue next year as Real Madrid coach", he said. "After three years, the players need a new voice and that is why it is time to change", stated Zidane at a press conference. I tried to convince him but I know how it is. Attention will immediately turn to Zidane's successor, with two of the previous leading candidates in Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino and Germany national team coach Joachim Low both having recently signed new ...

Sport Man United reportedly preparing record bid for Bale
Author: 0 Man United reportedly preparing record bid for Bale

Lewandowski's eagerness to move to Real Madrid could hasten Bale's exit, with his injury record over the past two seasons cited a reason why the club want to off-load one of the club's highest paid players despite his stunning display in Kiev on Saturday.

Author: 0 How Cavs Winning NBA Finals Could Cost Browns Safety Millions Of Dollars

And I mean, I'm actually excited about it because just to know that the fan base is like this. "I don't think any Cavs fans would sell me any tickets anymore", he said . "That just kind of goes to show that this Cleveland fan base is great". Regardless of how the NBA Finals turn out or how his relationship with the fans develops from here, Randall is focused on doing what he can to help the Browns reverse their fortunes.

Sport I'm still not fit - Neymar
Author: 0 I'm still not fit - Neymar

The Brazilian forward - now working his way to 100 per cent fitness after a metatarsal fracture - has been the subject of continued links to the Spanish giants. "He's different", Neymar told ESPN Brazil . Asked how well he was feeling now, Neymar answered: "Not 100 percent yet". That will come with time.

Sport Golden Knights fan completes scavenger hunt, wins tickets to Stanley Cup Final
Author: 0 Golden Knights fan completes scavenger hunt, wins tickets to Stanley Cup Final

Even if the Caps and Vegas Golden Knights put on a double-overtime show, the additional northbound train will leave an hour postgame regardless. Reilly Smith of the Golden Knights scores a second-period goal against Braden Holtby of the Washington Capitals , one of a combined 10 goals notched by the teams in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final in Las Vegas.

Sport Balotelli scores on return as Mancini starts with a win
Author: 0 Balotelli scores on return as Mancini starts with a win

Of course, Italy aren't in the World Cup, though the game does prepare Saudi Arabia who have to negotiate a Group consisting of tournament host Russia, Egypt and Uruguay. Gianluigi Donnarumma had sprinted out into midfield and Al-Shehri rounded the Italy goalkeeper before scoring into an empty net. Yahya Al-Shehri pulled Saudi Arabia back into the game four minutes later taking advantage of defensive error by Davide Zappacosta .

Sport Aaron Ramsey looking forward to life under Unai Emery at Arsenal
Author: 0 Aaron Ramsey looking forward to life under Unai Emery at Arsenal

Our new head coach was announced as Arsene Wenger's replacement last week and he's already working hard to strengthen the squad as we look to break back in to the top four next season. Ramsey was a part of the Wales side which drew 0-0 with Mexico in a friendly at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena on Tuesday, completing 90 minutes despite injuring his ankle in the first half.

Sport Grand slam: Froome rides into cycling history
Author: 0 Grand slam: Froome rides into cycling history

The Tour de France victor put himself on the brink of victory in the 20th and penultimate stage when he led Dumoulin by 46 seconds. Froome finished 46sec ahead of defending champion Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb) of the Netherlands in the overall standings, with Colombian Miguel Angel Lopez (Astana) third at 4min 57sec.

Sport Joel Embiid reacts to and trolls Bryan Colangelo report
Author: 0 Joel Embiid reacts to and trolls Bryan Colangelo report

Colangelo issued a statement Tuesday saying one of the accounts belonged to him, but denied being the author of the damaging tweets. Here are five things to know about Colangelo and the alleged burner accounts. The Ringer's investigation then revealed much of that to be true, with the accounts all having followed people with personal ties to Colangelo, and the messages being remarkably similar in content and tone.