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Author: 0 Nadal rolls to his 10th French Open title

Nadal saved all eight break points he faced. Key Stat: This was the one that broke Borg's record of six French Open titles. He couldn't bring himself to watch much of the rest of the 2016 French Open, he said, other than some doubles matches involving a good pal, and the singles final.

Sport Shikhar Dhawan breaks Sachin Tendulkar's record in ICC tournaments
Author: 0 Shikhar Dhawan breaks Sachin Tendulkar's record in ICC tournaments

Dhawan's 114 off 94 balls against South Africa in the first game of the 2013 Champions Trophy helped India reach 331 and start the tournament with a win. In the 2015 World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, Dhawan scored 412 at an average of 51.50. He was India's highest run-getter in the tournament and fifth overall.

Author: 0 Steelers Congratulate Penguins On Stanley Cup Victory

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP ) - The Stanley Cup is returning to Pittsburgh after Patric Hornqvist scored the go-ahead goal on a bad-angle shot with 95 seconds left in a 2-0 win over the Nashville Predators in Game 6. The refs, of course, were not to blame for Nashville's lost. NASHVILLE — They say dynasties dont exist anymore. That's what's going to drive us. Sixteen seed.

Sport British police arrest another man in London Bridge attack probe
Author: 0 British police arrest another man in London Bridge attack probe

But his attempt echoed last July's attack in Nice, France, when a 19-tonne truck was driven into crowds, killing 86 people. Metropolitan Police Commander Dean Haydon on Sunday praised the bravery of the police officers and members of public who tackled the three - despite the possibility they could have been killed in an explosion.

Sport Michael Jordans shoes auctioned for record USD 190300
Author: 0 Michael Jordans shoes auctioned for record USD 190300

How much would you pay for a pair of used Michael Jordan shoes? The size 13 dual-signed shoes are considered to be in great condition, despite the wear and tear of the game use. There is another pair of shoes that Jordan wore during the Olympic that was auctioned in 2015 but he did not wear those in the final. When the announcement was made that the sneakers would be put up for sale, it was expected that the shoes would sell for upwards of $100,000, and bidding quickly sped past that on ...

Author: 0 Mets to bring back Cespedes for Saturday's doubleheader

The slugger will return after playing one game since resuming his minor league injury rehabilitation. Mets manager Terry Collins successfully challenged that Adams didn't beat the throw, preventing the tying run from scoring. From Rotoworld: Gsellman allowed two earned runs , seven hits and two walks with six strikeouts over 5 1/3 innings in a win Saturday against the Pirates.

Sport Tearful Muguruza laments French Open crowd's 'lack of respect'
Author: 0 Tearful Muguruza laments French Open crowd's 'lack of respect'

I don't know how to explain", said Muguruza , whose post-match press conference was briefly interrupted when she broke down in tears and left the room before quickly returning. At 24, Mladenovic has taken time to mature but on a sunny Sunday afternoon in front of a raucous crowd on Court Suzanne Lenglen, she dumped out the defending champion, Garbine Muguruza of Spain 6-1 3-6, 6-3 to reach the quarter-finals for the first time.

Author: 0 Lugo Leads Mets Over Braves

Mets pitcher Seth Lugo helped himself and hit a double in the third and Lagares drove him home with a two-out knock to give Lugo the 2-1 lead, all he would need on the afternoon. Matt Adams hit a sharp grounder to Asdrubal Cabrera , who has been shaky defensively this season, and the veteran made a back-handed nice grab to initiate the double play.

Sport FA Cup unlikely to have any bearing on future: Wenger
Author: 0 FA Cup unlikely to have any bearing on future: Wenger

Asked if he would accept such a punishment for Moses if a similar incident occurred next season, Conte replied: "If there are these rules you must accept them". "But I knew I didn't go anywhere near him and obviously it helped us to victory in the end". "This team has suffered, but it has united and responded".

Sport LSU punches ticket to Omaha with 14-4 win over Miss
Author: 0 LSU punches ticket to Omaha with 14-4 win over Miss

We accomplished that goal. "We've been in a lot of positions this year where people doubted us", says national player of the year Brent Rooker. LSU scored six runs in the fifth inning to erase a 4-3 deficit against the Bulldogs. "I've waited my entire baseball career, my entire life to experience that dogpile and win a super regional, so I could wait through a couple rain delays".

Sport FIFA President Says Qatar World Cup Is Not Under Threat
Author: 0 FIFA President Says Qatar World Cup Is Not Under Threat

Just this past week, the UAE was one of four nations - including Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt - that cut all diplomatic ties with Qatar, after accusing the nation of backing terrorist organizations. But he stressed that Qatar's World Cup was five years away. Federation Internationale de Football Association has waded into the escalating Gulf diplomatic crisis by removing a Qatari referee from a 2018 World Cup qualifier following a request from the United Arab Emirates.

Sport Hart confident Man City won't price him out of transfer
Author: 0 Hart confident Man City won't price him out of transfer

I think they spoke to my agent. 'I am sure he will be playing at a high level next season. Hart could now fit the bill as a possible first-choice stopper for the Hammers , with an initial loan move allegedly wanted to help them deal with the financial implications of signing Hart.

Author: 0 Wenger signs new two-year deal with Arsenal

He told the club's official website: "The message to the fans is in aid of the club". Gunners fans will be desperate for a league title challenge next year as they have not won the top flight since the 2003/04 season. Wenger's future was the subject of intense speculation during the season, with a section of disgruntled fans and pundits calling for the long-serving Frenchman to leave.

Author: 0 Future of LPGA stop in Cambridge uncertain as Manulife's sponsorship run ends

Instead, fans were treated to a three-way playoff between world No. 2 Ariya Jutanugarn of Thailand, world No. 4 Lexi Thompson of the United States and world No. My tee shot not that good. "I just wanted to do my best and next week will be the same". Lee's even-par final round left her tied for seventh with Perrine Delacour and Lindy Duncan .

Sport Jedd Gyorko manages two hits in the Cardinals 3-2 win Friday
Author: 0 Jedd Gyorko manages two hits in the Cardinals 3-2 win Friday

The Phillies gave Nola a 2-0 lead with single runs in each of the first two innings. Martinez , who has pitched eight innings in one start this season and nine in another, appears primed for another deep outing. Wong's hit took on added importance when Oh faltered in the ninth. Odubel Herrera remains red-hot, going 3-5 with a double and two RBI's. The Cardinals tacked on three more insurance runs in the seventh to put the game out of reach.

Sport Hamilton Jumps Back Into Title Contention With Win In Canada
Author: 0 Hamilton Jumps Back Into Title Contention With Win In Canada

As a result, Hamilton's victory means that the gap between them in the championship standings has been halved. "There was a lot of time when I was up front reliving the memories of 2007, really being able to absorb the moment and enjoy the crowd", said the Englishman, who has now won six times in Canada.

Sport Arsenal join race to sign 25-year-old from Real Madrid
Author: 0 Arsenal join race to sign 25-year-old from Real Madrid

Manchester United are one of the clubs believed to be after his services, with Jose Mourinho looking to bolster his attack ahead of next season. The Colombia worldwide is likely to leave the Santiago Bernabeu before the transfer window closes as he's not considered a major part of Zinedine Zidane's plans, but the La Liga and Champions League winners are demanding £70 million for the playmaker.

Sport Back to Back Champs: Penguins Beat Preds 2-0 for Stanley Cup
Author: 0 Back to Back Champs: Penguins Beat Preds 2-0 for Stanley Cup

The Cup is Pittsburgh's fifth, tying them them with the Edmonton Oilers for the most in National Hockey League history among non-Original Six franchises. The cloud of the concussion symptoms that dogged him for the better part of two years in 2011 and 2012 are gone. "I know he lost sight, and we all make mistakes", Rinne said.

Sport Ex-NBA player Sebastian Telfair arrested on gun charges
Author: 0 Ex-NBA player Sebastian Telfair arrested on gun charges

Two bags of marijuana were also allegedly found in the 2017 Ford F-150 pickup. Their lawyers claimed that Telfair had legally purchased the weapons in Florida, where he now lives. He played for eight different teams during a career that spanned from 2004 to 2015 and most recently played in China. Telfair last played professionally for the Xinjiang Flying Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association.

Author: 0 Rabada grabs four as SA fight back against England

Yet things might have been immeasurably worse for England given they were 20 for six following a breathless first half-hour of this contest when Kagiso Rabada and Wayne Parnell tore their much-vaunted batting line-up to shreds. Rabada was awarded the player of the match while Morgan was named the player of the series which England claimed 2-1. "( At the Ageas Bowl ) we were (43 for one) after 10 overs and that was a nice reminder that you can post over 300 when you get off to a ...

Author: 0 Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes by 2 lengths for Pletcher

I always liked him and we always had a lot of faith in him. At 1¼ miles, the distance of the Kentucky Derby, Irish War Cry looked like a victor, and then fatigue hit him as if he ran face first into the Great Wall of China. "It was everything we talked about in the paddock before the race", Pletcher said. "We were hoping that he had enough left when it came down to crunch time because it was looking like Irish War Cry had a little something left, but in that last 16 he really dug deep".

Author: 0 Japan, France welcome US leadership in the Asia-Pacific

On May 22, Seoul's unification ministry said that it will sternly respond to North Korea's provocative acts, but plans to resume civilian inter-Korean exchanges to an extent that the move would not hamper the worldwide sanctions regime. The last round of complex sanctions imposed by the Security Council took three months to negotiate following Pyongyang's fifth nuclear test in September.

Author: 0 Bradley's stunning early goal helps US to 1-1 tie at Mexico

The U.S. did not quite soar all night, but Bradley's goal set the tone. Carlos Vela tied it in the 23rd minute on a counterattack with a 23-yard shot that beat goalkeeper Brad Guzan to the near post, but the Americans hung on for a 1-1 tie to gain only their third point at Azteca.

Author: 0 Defensemen help Penguins play fast in Stanley Cup Final

They have slowed down Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin . It just seemed like more . Perhaps Crosby's way of expressing himself could at times make watching paint dry a popular spectator sport by comparison, but his consistency and performances like the one he had in Game 5 continually invigorate his teammates.