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Djokovic finally wins French Open, beating Murray in final

The world number one recalled going through a range emotions en route to rounding off his come-from-behind four-set triumph over Andy Murray and was particularly complimentary of the crowd for their support after his loss to Stan Wawrinka past year.

US wants more than tie to advance

Both teams will go at each other. The U.S. Men's National Team can lock up a spot in the knockout rounds of the Copa America Centenario with a win tonight against Paraguay . "We were a man down for a while too with the red card but we had ch...

Euro 2016: Early goal paves way for Swiss win against Albania

Fabien Schaer scored the only goal with a powerful header in the fifth minute of the tetchy affair in Lens. But Albania had already seen Armando Sadiku thwarted by Sommer and, aided by some less than clinical finishing from the Switzerland strike...

Jamie Vardy's wife comments on striker's proposed transfer to Arsenal

The Gunners have so-far been frustrated in their attempts to lure Jamie Vardy away from Leicester with the BBC reporting today that the striker has chose to delay making a decision over his proposed move to the Emirates until after Euro 2016.

Penguins remain confident after losing Game 3 in overtime

Just keep shooting and try to wear them down, try to find a hole. It will be a brand new series if the Sharks are able to secure a win at home Monday night. How the Kris Letang-led blue line responds to help Murray rebound from the loss could be as...

Simeone reconsiders future at Atletico after Champions League defeat

Ronaldo admitted that his performance was not up to his usual high standards, pointing to fatigue after a long season, but the 31-year-old says victory matters above everything else. and I want to carry on like that. "After this I have more than ...

Gordie Howe, Known as 'Mr. Hockey,' Dies at 88

Now the Tampa Bay Lightning vice president and general manager, Yzerman said it was an honor to wear the same uniform as Howe. You see, Gordie Howe has a special place in my life because my parents - well, actually my dad - named me after him.

Federer made a winning return in Stuttgart

Federer will face German qualifier Florian Mayer in the quarter-finals on Friday. In his first match in a month, Roger Federer overcame a stiff challenge from American teenager Taylor Fritz to reach the Mercedes Cup quarterfinals with a 6-4, 5-...

Kieran Read claims All Blacks will ease into their series with Wales

Read agreed that there have been changes to the Wales game plan in recent times, with more flair being exhibited, but he noted that physical confrontation was still a key facet of their play. Yet, all we can do as fans is remain hopeful and optimisti...

Wall St falls sharply on oil drop, global growth worries

In Asia, share markets traded lower on Friday in morning session, after a decline in oil prices weighed on U.S. stocks, snapping Wall Street's three-day winning streak. "Demand for oil seems to be stronger than we anticipated and the price continue...

Turkish president Erdogan to attend Muhammad Ali funeral

Residents have left flowers, balloons and tributes at Ali's childhood home and Fischer said: "The champ was a supernatural figure who crossed all kinds of boundaries, from athletics to arts, to humanitarian activities, from black to white, from Chr...

Wozniacki wins Nottingham opener, 1st match in 10 weeks

However, qualifier Tara Moore provided some British cheer, the world number 280 beating Donna Vekic - a player 169 places above her in the rankings - 6-2 7-5. In the deciding set Kontaveit, ranked 97 in the world, surged into a 4-1 lead, which had ...

Betting odds have Penguins favoured to win Cup at home

Crucial road victories in Games 2 and 5 powered San Jose to a six-game series win over the St. Louis Blues in the Western Conference Final, lifting their league-best road win total this season to 33 games heading into Monday's Sharks vs. "We've had ...

Rafael Nadal to miss Wimbledon because of wrist injury

Nadal has not won at Wimbledon since 2010, though his victories there include a 2008 two-tiebreaker, 9-7 final set victory over Roger Federer widely regarded as one of the greatest matches in tennis history. He also had to pull out before the 2009 ...

Justin Bieber involved in fist fight

The two shove each other before his unknown opponent throws the first punch to the pop star's head, spurring him to reciprocate. But Bieber probably wishes what happened after the game was kept under wraps. Justin recently teased the controversy b...

Recharged Ricciardo can be a handful for Hamilton

And Ricciardo, also denied victory at the Spanish Grand Prix after another strategical blunder by his team, emerged from the pits in second and unable to find a route past eventual victor Lewis Hamilton . It would be a nice and unexpected story for ...

Neil Lennon is new Hibs' Head Coach

But Alan Stubbs' replacement knows his job will be made significantly harder if he can not keep hold of his highly-rated youngsters. Stokes spent the second half of the recently concluded season on loan at Scottish Championship club Hibernian and h...

Florida renaming football field after Steve Spurrier

During his time in Florida, Spurrier won one national championship in 1997 and played for another the year prior. "We feel this was an appropriate way to commemorate one the most legendary figures in Gator athletics history", UF athletic director ...

How Stephen Keshi Died At Home, Nigerians Mourn

He was first and only indigenous coach to lead Nigeria to win the nations cup. Keshi was Nigeria's first captain to the FIFA World Cup. "Keshi to Pirates? There was a possibility before he joined the Nigerian national team", he added.

Murray cruises through to French Open fourth round

If Murray goes on to win the title he would be the first to do so after playing five-set matches in the first two rounds since Gaston Gaudio in 2004. "If you look at the first two matches, for sure I'm not playing my best tennis, but I know I have ...

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Free agent DB McCourty signs 2-year deal with Browns

Cleveland offers excellent opportunity for playing time, as the rebuilding Browns have questionable veteran depth and surprisingly little young talent for as many draft picks as ...

Man Utd boss Mourinho blasts Real Madrid

The Real Madrid forward surpassed Jimmy Greaves' tally of 366 goals in Europe's top five leagues, netting his 367th and 368th in a 4-1 win over Celta Vigo in La Liga on Wednesd...

Indians call up former No. 1 pick Zimmer from minors

He was rated as the Indians' third-best prospect earlier this year by ESPN's Keith Law. The Indians have promoted their top prospect in Bradley Zimmer ahead of Tuesday night's g...

Former MotoGP champion Hayden hit by car in Italy

The Kentuckian was then transferred to hospital in Cesena further treatment and possible surgery, World Superbike reports. "There are no substantial changes from what was communi...

Si Woo Kim to leave golf for military service

But, while McNealy was preparing to lead Stanford in a National Collegiate Athletics Association regional tournament that started yesterday, Kim turned back the deepest field in pr...

Chelsea close in on title and condemn Boro to relegation

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte during the press conference. "I'm pleased for him, because I saw this season he put himself in this team in every moment, if he played and if he di...

Jeter's Jersey Retirement Sets Season High for MLB Ticket Sales

Jordan published a letter to Jeter in The Players' Tribune as a way to honor Jeter's legacy, which will be cemented Sunday when his number is retired at Yankee Stadium. "I got t...

Barcelona vs. Las Palmas live stream

He's not a right-back either, though. "But we have left signs of what our team has been capable of through the season". He said: " Barcelona have the league title at stake and...

Liverpool: Reds will learn - Wijnaldum

For instance, DraftKings and FanDuel have both posted slates featuring the three 10 a.m. kickoffs Saturday, plus the late game between Arsenal and Stoke City. Champions League-...

Simona Halep wins second straight Madrid Open title

Can Mladenovic make it three out of three? or will Halep resume normality? When the key moments came, Halep seems more prepared. The match looked to be a quick affair once ...

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ESPN Cleveland host fired for saying Browns rookie on drugs

The dialogue began with Parr insisting that Peppers won't make it beyond his first year in the NFL. "So I'm not going to get into that", Peppers said via Mary Kay Cabot of Clevelan...

Koeman: Everton will sell star if contract deadline not met

Asked if Barkley continuing to delay his decision is a concern, Koeman replied: "No, because I like to work with players who like to stay and we are already trying to get players i...

Warriors move on with a sweep of the Trail Blazers

Warriors move on with a sweep of the Trail Blazers

That led to the Warriors putting up a historic 45 points in the first quarter, tying for the most points in an National Basketball Association playoffs first quarter ever. "He's o...

Llorente silences critics to lift Swansea out of bottom three

Champions Leicester City finally ensured their safety with a 3-0 victory at home to Watford, while Stoke City and Bournemouth will be playing top-flight football next season after ...

James scores 35, Cavs take 3-0 lead with 115-94 victory

Game 3 was a nice step in the right direction, though. Despite his best efforts, he wasn't able to go on Friday night. "See how I feel, see how the ankle feels and go from there"...