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Nadal wary of Paire threat at the French Open

This season, he has been the dominant player on clay, winning 17 straight matches on his favorite surface and three consecutive titles before Thiem halted his run in Rome last week. "I'm trying to a...

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Andy Murray embraces the struggle ahead of French Open challenge

They are the owners of a combined six titles at Roland Garros and 46 Grand Slam singles trophies in all and the three most marketable athletes in tennis. "It feels like a new chapter". "It's an in...

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Stephen A. Smith Has Gotten 6 Straight NBA Finals Predictions Wrong

Who should you pick? In 2011, he thought the Miami Heat would win. The Cleveland Cavaliers knocked off the Boston Celtics on Thursday night, setting up a third straight matchup with the Golden Sta...

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LeBron James defers on Warriors thoughts: 'It's too stressful'

That's maybe the most bittersweet part of the "Let's go Celtics " chants, these represented the last chance for fans to show their appreciation for this particular group of players, not a superstar a...

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Roy Nelson Signs Multi-Fight Contract With Bellator MMA

Roy Nelson Signs Multi-Fight Contract With Bellator MMA

Although always producing entertaining fights as a professional mixed martial artist, Nelson had seemingly reached his ceiling under the UFC's umbrella. He would eventually close out his UFC career ...

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Andy Murray starts French Open campaign against Andrey Kuznetsov

Andy Murray starts French Open campaign against Andrey Kuznetsov

That trio's reasons for being absent? Federer, who won the Australian Open in January, is skipping Roland Garros, focusing instead on his preparations for the grass and hard court events. "Last ye...

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Vettel sets fastest ever lap at Monaco

Mercedes have won in Monaco for the past four years with Hamilton the 2016 victor, but Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel looked significantly quicker on Thursday as the only driver to lap inside o...

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Djokovic names Agassi as coach after losing Rome final

Djokovic names Agassi as coach after losing Rome final

After a frustratingly inconsistent start to the 2017 season, it would appear Djokovic's partnership with Agassi will need to bear fruit immediately if the former World No 1 is to have any hope of de...

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Lucky Man Utd just waited and kicked it long - Ajax captain

Lucky Man Utd just waited and kicked it long - Ajax captain

Following the match, numerous Manchester United players and manager Jose Mourinho expressed their joy in winning the title and dedicating it to the city. But after lifting the Europa League - a ...

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Cavs Beat Celtics As LeBron James Tops NBA's All-Time Playoff Scoring List

The last time James failed to make the NBA Finals was in May 2010 after a Kevin Garnett-led Celtics beat the Cavaliers, four games to two. For James, the Finals are an annual rite. While the...

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England all-rounder Stokes passed fit for second Proteas ODI

England seamer Liam Plunkett had spoken shortly beforehand about Stokes' importance to the team but his confidence too that others could step in if needed. England and South Africa play a third ...

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Mertesacker ready to face Chelsea in FA Cup final

I saw Arsenal against Monaco when they lost at home in the Champions League (in February 2015). Wenger will also make a late decision on Kieran Gibbs, who was yet to return to training on Wednes...

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Lewis Hamilton fastest in Monaco GP first practice

Lewis Hamilton fastest in Monaco GP first practice

Daniel Ricciardo of Australia and Red Bull Racing prepares to drive during practice for the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Monaco . Both drivers failed to get within a second of...

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Conte wants to stay 'many years' at Chelsea

Whether Arsene Wenger would write history by becoming the most successful manager in FA Cup or Antonio Conte be the one to do the much sought English cup double remains to be seen. "In this mome...

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Djokovic, coach Agassi already 'clicked' after first day

There will be no gentle start for the favourites at the French Open starting this weekend, with nine-time victor Rafa Nadal and defending champion Novak Djokovic on a semi-final collision cour...

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Arsenal shareholder lists five reasons why Arsene Wenger should quit

Arsenal shareholder lists five reasons why Arsene Wenger should quit

This could affect the future of their manager, Arsene Wenger and star players like Mezut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez as they are still stalling on signing a new contract at the club. If Coutinho stayed ...

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Jose proud of players as football put in perspective

Jose proud of players as football put in perspective

A minute's silence held before the match turned into a minute's applause and United's players wore black armbands in tribute to those who had been killed and injured in Monday's terrorist attack. "Hon...

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Neal delivers in OT as Predators edge Ducks

The Ducks needed every one of those saves because for 40 minutes they looked nothing like the team that methodically carried the play in the final two periods against Edmonton. Edmonton jumped on ...

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How will the NBA Finals play out?

The Celtics looked like a whole new team in Cleveland after getting blown out in the first two games in Boston . Golden State won the 2015 Finals, clinching Game 6 inside the Quicken Loans Aren...

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FA Cup: Conte can achieve the double with Chelsea

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte has said that Arsene Wenger should be regarded as one of the "best managers in history". By contrast, Wenger has faced continued calls from disgruntled fans for...

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Cavs' Smith expects 'better' LeBron in Game 4

Cleveland dominated the Celtics so thoroughly in the first two games that not many gave Boston a chance on Sunday, especially without their top player Thomas in the lineup. LeBron James For the seco...

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Isaiah Thomas 'hurting' not to be with Celtics teammates now

Bradley's shot in the last second of Game 3 touched every part of the rim before bouncing in, giving the Celtics an improbable 111-108 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers . On the team's performance...

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Rafa Nadal sets up a clash with Novak Djokovic — ATP MADRID

Cuevas won one of the points of the tournament with a no-look victor with his back to the court after a lob shot by Zverev early in the second set. Novak Djokovic overcame stiff resistance from F...

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James passes Jordan, Cavs return to Finals

Bradley scored 23 points on Thursday night, but for the third time in as many home games the Boston Celtics were trounced by LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers . Kyrie Irving - who score...

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Tottenham Player Ratings: final win at White Hart Lane

Not since 1961 has the league trophy been paraded at White Hart Lane . Spurs will be playing their home games at Wembley Stadium next season as their iconic north London home gets swallowed b...

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Man Utd forward Rooney has "more or less" made decision on future

The boys were fantastic. "These things are awful all over the world, in London and in Paris". "We are very happy", he told reporters. "We are all proud of them, it was a great achievement", Ferg...

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Warriors coach Kerr uncertain for NBA Finals

The Celtics have 2,500-to-1 odds of winning the title and it wouldn't be even slightly surprising if the Cavs closed out the series in five games. It's one more team that you probably would've thoug...

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Cavs dig deep, take 3-1 series lead

LeBron James scored 35 points to become the NBA's all-time playoff scoring leader - surpassing Michael Jordan . The Cavs blitzed Boston early in transition as the Celtics spent most of the n...

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Golden State expects to face Cleveland

You'd think if he had his way, Golden State would be taking on the Celtics , and not the Cavaliers, in the NBA Finals. Some bad fortune which happens to all of us at some point in our lives and we ...

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Man United laugh off report that star could join Barcelona

Man United laugh off report that star could join Barcelona

Incoming Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde has made the midfielder his top target, but United are not concerned. Valverde coached Herrera for a season at Athletic, where the midfielder became an impor...

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