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Author: 0 Cornet, Garcia advance in boost for home fans at French Open

Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki resumed her match against 18-year-old American Catherine Bellis after rain stopped play yesterday night. His best showing in Paris was a semifinal run in 2008. She lost in the first or second round each of the previous three years. Andy Murray has admitted that he is wary of falling victim to an upset when he takes on Karen Khachanov in the fourth round of the French Open .

Author: 0 Kevin Durant sends love to Rihanna after Warriors win title

Smith. After coming out to a flawless 15-0 in post season, the Warriors dropped game 4 in Cleveland against the Cavaliers and finished off the series Monday night in Oakland with a 129-120 win. He was given the Bill Russell trophy by Bill Russell himself. Dismissing haters is not such a big deal to Durant as they might imagine. " Teams and franchises are going to be trying to figure out ways that they can put personnel together, the right group of guys together to be able to ...

Sport Pakistan stun South Africa with rain-hit, 19-run win
Author: 0 Pakistan stun South Africa with rain-hit, 19-run win

That makes Sunday s clash with India at the Oval potentially pivotal to a South Africa side who beat Sri Lanka in their group opener. Hasan Ali was the most successful bowler for Pakistan taking three for 24. De Villiers was dismissed for a golden duck for the first time in his illustrious ODI career as the Proteas went on to lose the match by 19 runs via the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method .

Author: 0 Virat goes ga ga over Yuvi show

Skipper Kohli then joined Rohit and the dashing duo steadied the game in India's favor. They slumped to a 124-run defeat and were found wanting in every discipline as one of sport's most heated rivalries ended up in a one-sided romp. "Wahab will not be able to continue to play in remaining games of the Champions Trophy", the statement said, adding that it will take minimum two weeks for the player to recover from his injury.

Sport Stuart Hogg ruled out of Lions tour through injury
Author: 0 Stuart Hogg ruled out of Lions tour through injury

After receiving medical advice from several sources, Gatland made the decision to send Hogg home. Before the Lions departed for New Zealand they lost number eight Billy Vunipola to injury, while his England team mate Ben Youngs pulled out of the tour for family reasons and was replaced by Scottish scrumhalf Greig Laidlaw.

Sport Rafael Nadal Makes History at the French Open
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal Makes History at the French Open

On clay, against Nadal, whose 10 French Open titles may only ever be beaten if he wins again next year, the indecision was deadly. With this win, the Spaniard now has 10 career French Open titles, the most of any player in the Open era.

Author: 0 French Open Day 10: Ostapenko, Bacsinszky set up battle of the birthdays

Ostapenko will play Timea Bacsinszky for a place in her first Grand Slam final after the 30th-seeded Swiss ended the title aspirations of France's Kristina Mladenovic , 6-4, 6-4. Men's singles title favorites Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic had to wait one more day for setting up their highly anticipated clash in the semifinals as their quarter-final matches were later cancelled due to rain.

Sport Rain halts Pakistan chase in crucial Group B fixture
Author: 0 Rain halts Pakistan chase in crucial Group B fixture

That will be a tight encounter, only and only if Pakistan win and India beat may be Australia or New Zealand they could make the finals, what a final it will be, a fitting finale. Wahab has been ruled out of the remainder of the Champions Trophy tournament with an ankle injury and was replaced in the squad by Rumman Raees.

Author: 0 NSW to treat Origin game II as must-win

When asked how the big stars like Cameron Smith and Johnathan Thurston are going to react to the sacking of players, Walters was quick to hose the question down. His no-frills style of play has seen him picked over Origin hopefuls Ethan Lowe, Korbin Sims, Felise Kaufusi and Scott Bolton, with his hard-working demeanour exactly what Queensland need in the front row for Game Two.

Sport Gunman wounds GOP Congressman, then killed by police
Author: 0 Gunman wounds GOP Congressman, then killed by police

A source told ABC News that Scalise's injury was not life-threatening. The White House said Trump and Vice President Mike Pence were both notified of the shooting in Alexandria. He screamed, then dragged himself to the grass outfield as a trail of blood streaked across the dirt. "We started giving him the liquids, I put pressure on his wound in his hip", Brooks said.

Author: 0 Golden State Takes 2nd NBA Title In 3 Years

James, who in 2012 with Miami beat the Thunder in Durant's only other Finals, wound up with 41 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists. Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) shoots against Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) during the second half of Game 5 of basketball's NBA Finals in Oakland , Calif., Monday, June 12, 2017.

Author: 0 French Open up for grabs for women; Murray, top men in QF

Nishikori stunned Murray in five sets at the US Open a year ago although he insisted he had little memory of it. The world number 97 had only won one match at the majors before this year's Roland Garros but she was the better player in the first set with Pliskova hitting just four winners.

Author: 0 Unknown number killed in massive London high-rise blaze

The organisation said in a statement on its website: "It is too early to speculate what caused the fire and contributed to its spread". For those closer to the seat of the fire, they'd been up since just after 1am. She also said that such an incident was " unprecedented ". Residential blocks of flats are built on the principle that every flat is a fire resisting box, every flat's front door should be a fire resisting door, and corridors and the staircase are sealed routes, impervious to ...

Sport Shami key to India's Champions Trophy prospects: Irfan Pathan
Author: 0 Shami key to India's Champions Trophy prospects: Irfan Pathan

Rohit missed the first warm-up game as personal commitments led to him joining the squad only on Saturday evening. The team will formally kick off its Champions Trophy campaign with match against archrivals India on Sunday. Hardik was outstanding. Jadeja also played with composure. Bangladesh is making a comeback in the Champions Trophy after more than 10 years as it last played in the event in 2006.

Author: 0 Reality check for Southgate as new stars inspire France

The hosts managed to score an equalizer in the 22nd minute, as Lemar's free kick found Giroud, whose header was blocked by the goalkeeper Tom Heaton , while central defender Samuel Umtiti followed in to make it. "I simply told him that we were on their side because of what happened over there", Deschamps said. England were at a loss to explain their defeat to 10-man France after their pulsating game at the Stade de France on Tuesday evening, albeit in an worldwide friendly.

Author: 0 Diego Costa resigned to Chelsea exit but keen on rejoining Atletico Madrid

But Costa appears undeterred and seems open to moving elsewhere for six months to facilitate a switch back to Spain . If they want to sell me, they'll have to sell me. He was linked with a move to China throughout the January transfer window. "I have had a bad relationship with Antonio Conte all season and it's a real shame".

Sport What's Kohli's view on bilateral series with Pakistan?
Author: 0 What's Kohli's view on bilateral series with Pakistan?

In came Yuvraj Singh , the man who had belted Englishman Stuart Broad for 36 runs in an over in the 2007 ICC World T20. That was not the end of the run spree, with Hardik Pandya hitting sixes off the first three balls of left-arm spinner Imad Wasim's last over of the innings.

Author: 0 Fans already lining up for Penguins' Stanley Cup parade

This is a best case scenario for the Penguins and allows them to conduct "normal" business this summer without having to worry about other roster players being poached. According to our partners at the Pittsburgh Tribune Review , there's an outside chance Fleury could go unselected and stay with the Penguins, which is unlikely because he's indicated he doesn't want to be a backup at this stage of his career.

Author: 0 Kevin Durant's move to Golden State rewarded with MVP

The Warriors used a 28-4 flurry in the second quarter to take a lead they never relinquished, then relied on the scoring of Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry down the stretch to hold off the Cavaliers en route to a 129-120 victory Monday night, claiming their second National Basketball Association championship in seasons.

Author: 0 Scott prepared for US Open pressure cooker

Open at Erin Hills ", Fay wrote. Osborn said he expects more players than not to end up short of the green, in part because the bunkers that guard the back are tougher — filled with uneven lies, uneven distribution of sand and little dimples of scrub and turf that protrude into the traps themselves.

Sport Road to back-to-back Stanley Cups not easy for Pittsburgh Penguins
Author: 0 Road to back-to-back Stanley Cups not easy for Pittsburgh Penguins

That's sport. Like I said, this team never gave up. But the best move Pittsburgh Penguins GM Jim Rutherford might have made at this year's deadline was the one he ended up not making. "He put them in some key situations, and he knew those players and believed in them". They have outstanding talent. If a team is given that many chances, they have to convert and they didn't and that's why there isn't a Game 7.

Author: 0 Sri Lanka v South Africa: Everything you need to know

Chasing 300 for victory, Sri Lanka made a good start but collapsed midway before being bowled out for 203 with 57 deliveries to spare. Experienced Sri Lankan Lasith Malinga made a mess of his fielding effort to give South African Faf du Plessis a life in their ICC Champions Trophy Group B match at The Oval on Saturday.

Author: 0 Champions Trophy: Eoin Morgan says no home advantage for beaten England

Morgan then failed in his attempt to dominate Hasan at the start of a spell, edging behind from up the wicket when the seamer pushed the ball wider. On the other hand, Pakistan crawled into the semi-finals by beating South Africa and narrowly triumphing over Sri Lanka after losing to arch-rivals India in their opening game.

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