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Sport Bethanie Mattek-Sands screams for help after horrific Wimbledon injury
Author: 0 Bethanie Mattek-Sands screams for help after horrific Wimbledon injury

Mattek-Sands had also advanced to the second round of the women's doubles bracket. Since 2015, the Rochester, Mn. native has won 14 doubles titles. Mattek-Sands could be heard crying and screaming out for help even once the medical support arrived, with the crowd dispersing after it became clear the match was over.

Sport Conor McGregor has come 'leaps and bounds' in Floyd Mayweather training
Author: 0 Conor McGregor has come 'leaps and bounds' in Floyd Mayweather training

Although the approach to fight camps in MMA has and continues to evolve as the sport blooms, the blueprint for proper preparation in boxing has been largely set due to the its extensive history. While Mayweather is now going solo in his training camp to prepare for McGregor, his father plans on jumping into the gym with him in the near future as the fight draws nearer.

Sport Hamilton still has
Author: 0 Hamilton still has "utmost respect" for Vettel

But the triple world champion did make one final point, when asked whether he was happy with the message that the governing body had sent out, by leaving Vettel's punishment as the 10s stop-and-go he had served in the race and the three extra penalties points on his licence, plus the wrist-slap talks he must give to F2, F3 and F4 drivers at some stage this year.

Sport Peter Sagan posts classy Cavendish tweet
Author: 0 Peter Sagan posts classy Cavendish tweet

Marcel Kittel had little trouble winning the sixth stage of the Tour de France in a mass sprint finish Thursday with Peter Sagan and Mark Cavendish both no longer in the race. The German team filed an urgent "Application for Provisional Measures" to CAS to try and have Sagan reinstated to the Tour, after commissaries disqualified him for his involvement in a crash with Mark Cavendish (Dimension Data).

Sport Schwarber returning to Cubs after Triple-A stopover
Author: 0 Schwarber returning to Cubs after Triple-A stopover

The Cubs defeated the Cardinals 3-2. Schwarber had been hitting.171 with 12 homers and 28 RBI for the Cubbies, but in the minors he hit.343 with four home runs and nine RBI in 11 games. The Cubs have lost back-to-back games against the Cincinnati Reds this week, scoring a total of three runs in dropping consecutive contests. Schwarber, whose talent from the past two postseasons didn't seem to transfer over to this year, was sent down to Iowa two weeks ago after he had just one hit in ...

Sport Konta reaches 3rd round at Wimbledon for 1st time
Author: 0 Konta reaches 3rd round at Wimbledon for 1st time

With crowd firmly behind Konta, the 26-year-old, born to Hungarian parents in Sydney, who only became a United Kingdom citizen five years ago, moved into the third round of Wimbledon for the first time. Why not try and get five, six players into the quarter-finals of slams? But she had to survive a nervy ending, squandering three match points before clinching a 6-1 7-6 victory.

Sport Messi signs contract extension with Barcelona
Author: 0 Messi signs contract extension with Barcelona

Messi has hinted in the past that he would like to return in the future to Argentina to play for his very first club, CA Newell's Old Boys in his hometown of Rosario, where he Wednesday last week. It is expected that Barcelona's players are expected at the training ground in Sant Joan Despi for medical examinations on June 12 ahead of club's pre-season preparations and Messi will be back by that.

Sport Clayton Kershaw no-hitter broken up in 7th inning
Author: 0 Clayton Kershaw no-hitter broken up in 7th inning

Throughout, Godley clearly kept his team in the game, and afterward told Venom Strikes that the two L. "You've got to pinch yourself sometimes", Wood said, marveling at his stellar first half. The left-handed ace has clearly impacted Wood beyond just their proximity. "It's hard to even fathom right now". "Reality is setting in, what's best for Kersh", Roberts said.

Sport Wimbledon: Andy Murray delighted to march on with no injury concerns
Author: 0 Wimbledon: Andy Murray delighted to march on with no injury concerns

They have quite the contest ahead of them, though, as they come up against doubles veterans Raven Klaasen of South Africa and partner Rajeev Ram of the USA; Ram and Klaasen made the semi-finals of Wimbledon previous year, losing to eventual runners-up Julien Benneteau and Edouard Roger-Vasselin in a close match.

Sport Richard Jefferson says he's returning to Cavs next season in latest podcast
Author: 0 Richard Jefferson says he's returning to Cavs next season in latest podcast

James Jones' future with the Cavs remains uncertain. Had Jefferson retired, which he has openly flirted with in the aftermath of each of the past two seasons, the Cavs would only be able to fill his roster spot with all or part of the taxpayer's midlevel exception ($5.2 million) or with a veteran's minimum contract.

Sport Free Agency Notes: Kevin Durant takes way less than max with Warriors
Author: 0 Free Agency Notes: Kevin Durant takes way less than max with Warriors

Young provides secondary scoring to a league-leading offense that features Steph Curry , Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson . After back-to-back turbulent seasons in Los Angeles, which included a public feud with one of his teammates and a high-profile divorce from a low-profile rapper, Young finally got his act together last season.

Sport Biff backs Aussie players in pay dispute
Author: 0 Biff backs Aussie players in pay dispute

The senior Australia team is scheduled to play a two-test series in Bangladesh in August and September before a one-day series in India and then the Ashes at home against England. "I don't see it quite as negatively. this is a good, healthy debate which you need to have from time to time and positive things will come out of it", Greg Chappell volunteered.

Sport Andy Murray Shakes Off Injury Concerns at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Andy Murray Shakes Off Injury Concerns at Wimbledon

Medvedev said he was unhappy with a call Alves made early in the fifth set and that he was just "packing my things" after the match when he saw his wallet and acted "in the moment". But he conceded that, inside at least, there were some butterflies. "It was just something special". "I kind of knew I was in trouble", Kyrgios said.

Author: 0 UFC 213 Prediction: Nunes vs. Shevchenko

Since that fight, Nunes has won the title over Miesha Tate and defended it against Ronda Rousey . Nunes is about as fast as Shevchenko but more powerful and much more willing to take a bite out of whatever is offered her. She scored a takedown and landed 17 significant strikes while absorbing only three. Striking power is an essential element to Nunes' finishing ability.

Sport South Korea appoint Shin as new coach
Author: 0 South Korea appoint Shin as new coach

After axing Uli Stielike as the men's national team boss, South Korean football has now placed its bet on Shin Tae-yong, who will have to serve a firefighting role again for his country. There will be no easy settling-in period for Shin, whose first match comes against group leaders Iran, who have already qualified, before a potentially crunch clash away at Uzbekistan.

Sport Dion Waiters expected to choose between Lakers, Knicks, Heat
Author: 0 Dion Waiters expected to choose between Lakers, Knicks, Heat

Losing Waiters could have been a detrimental blow to Miami's progress. The backcourt of Waiters and Dragic was effective last season, as they were the only pair of National Basketball Association teammates ranked in the top six in drives per game - a skill that was the catalyst behind the Heat's offensive surge over the second half of the season.

Sport Connor McDavid signs eight-year, $100 million extension with Oilers
Author: 0 Connor McDavid signs eight-year, $100 million extension with Oilers

Connor McDavid, the NHL's most valuable player, now has the most valuable annual salary. The 20-year-old megastar was dominant in his second NHL campaign last season, as he registered 30 goals and 70 assists for 100 points to win the Art Ross Trophy as the league's leading scorer.

Sport Dak Prescott accused of using machine to sign autograph
Author: 0 Dak Prescott accused of using machine to sign autograph

Beckett Grading Services , which grades and authenticates trading cards, said it will not verify Prescott's signature in a recent card set, according to an ESPN report . Panini has not been able to be reached to comment on the current Prescott situation yet. In 2010, the company put 905 Magic Johnson autographs on a card belonging to Jordan Swagerty, a pitcher who never advanced past Class AA after he was selected in the second round of the 2010 Major League Baseball draft.

Sport LaVar Ball is getting his own reality show on Facebook
Author: 0 LaVar Ball is getting his own reality show on Facebook

That brings us to Wednesday, when Embiid went live on Instagram and said, presumably prompted by a comment on the stream, "F-- LaVar Ball ". Embiid later responded with his own tweet , begging Simmons to "Please dunk on ( Lonzo Ball) so hard that his daddy runs on the court to save him".

Sport Rory McIlroy banned himself from Twitter after Elkington row
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy banned himself from Twitter after Elkington row

Meanwhile, McIlroy - now ranked fourth in the world - may only be aged 28, but he has already been handing down some tips to the next generation. McIlroy shot back. The German took T8 at Royal County Down in 2015 after starting the final round in second place while he took a different path to the top 10 at the K Club previous year, recovering from an opening 77 (T126 after R1) to post T5.

Sport Cowboys LB Damien Wilson Arrested For Aggravated Assault With Deadly Weapon
Author: 0 Cowboys LB Damien Wilson Arrested For Aggravated Assault With Deadly Weapon

Wilson, 24, was taken to Frisco jail and posted $20,000 bond ($10,000 for each charge) on either Tuesday night or Wednesday morning, Chandler said. Damien Wilson mug shot. The Cowboys have not yet commented. Wilson has played in all 16 regular season games in each of his first two seasons with the Cowboys, making five starts for the team in 2016.

Sport American Top Team Member Aaron Rajman Shot, Killed at Florida Home
Author: 0 American Top Team Member Aaron Rajman Shot, Killed at Florida Home

Monday night, fleeing the scene following an argument that culminated with Rajman being fatally shot. The assailants, whose motive is now unknown, fled in a vehicle. Rajman was one of the few Orthodox Jewish fighters in mixed martial arts, with his faith having an important role in his daily routine . Rajman, who made his professional MMA debut in April 2014, had a 2-2 record.

Sport Tour de France: Aru wins stage five as Froome takes yellow jersey
Author: 0 Tour de France: Aru wins stage five as Froome takes yellow jersey

As Fabio Aru impressively took the stage win, Froome was able to finish third and jump above Team Sky colleague Geraint Thomas at the top of La Planche des Belles Filles. Chris Froome ( Team Sky ) +20s 4. While the sprinters were the centre of attention in a chaotic finale yesterday the general classification contenders were the focus in the closing kilometres of today's 160.5 kilometre race from Vittel.

Sport Real Madrid sign Theo Hernandez from Atletico Madrid on six-year deal
Author: 0 Real Madrid sign Theo Hernandez from Atletico Madrid on six-year deal

Yet, last week the France starlet all but confirmed that he was going to move to Real Madrid after controversially admitting that playing for the Atletico neighbours had been his dream since childhood. He impressed on loan at Alaves last season, making 32 La Liga appearances for the Basques and scoring a stunning consolation in the 3-1 King's Cup final defeat by Barcelona - ironically at Atletico's old Vicente Calderon stadium in his only competitive appearance there.