• French Open, Day 10 highlights: Ostapenko's dancing, rain delays and more
French Open, Day 10 highlights: Ostapenko's dancing, rain delays and more

Bacsinszky beat Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic , 6-4, 6-4 to reach her second French Open semifinal in three years. Both Bacsiszky and Ostapenko share the same birthday but, while one turns 28, the other only reaches the age of 20. But lucky her, she's way younger than I am [smiling]. There was, though, tears of disappointment over on Philipp...

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  • Mariners lock up shortstop Jean Segura with 5-year deal
Mariners lock up shortstop Jean Segura with 5-year deal

MLB Network's Jon Morosi reported the progression of these talks first. In 2016, Segura hit.319/.368/.499 with 20 home runs and 63 RBIs for Arizona , leading the National League with 203 hits while posting a career-high 5.7 WAR. Shortstop Jean Segura might be hurt but, well, he's not hurting. After being traded from the Brewers to the D...

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  • Australia gear up for England showdown after rain-affected Bangladesh clash
Australia gear up for England showdown after rain-affected Bangladesh clash

Australia were well ahead of the par score according to the Duckworth/Lewis method but with 83/1 in 16 overs rain played the spoilsport. "We were heading down a pretty good path and it was disappointing not to get a result in the end", said Smith .

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  • Australia now need to beat England for spot
Australia now need to beat England for spot

Regulations state 20 overs must be completed to activate the Duckworth-Lewis method, which would nearly certainly have ruled in Australia's favor, but only 16 were played meaning the points were shared. Former Bangladesh captain Habibul Bashar in his an exclusive column for ICC wrote about the decision taken by Mashrafe Mortaza and he also ment...

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  • Warriors rally to win Game 3 against Cavaliers
Warriors rally to win Game 3 against Cavaliers

And then on the biggest stage, against LeBron James , and taking the King's and Kyrie Irving's greatest shot yet, they found themselves in the situation everyone had presumed was their only weakness. That clip became a signature image from the game, ignoring the fact that James played so well he notched his eighth career Finals triple-double tha...

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  • Wilson could return for Predators in Game 5 of Cup Final
Wilson could return for Predators in Game 5 of Cup Final

The Penguins might not rely on Kessel for quotes, but they have relied a lot on his offence since he came over in a trade from the Maple Leafs. Through four games, Nashville has more goals, more shots on goal and a bit more swagger than Pittsburgh .

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  • Statistically Speaking: Preds get back to even
Statistically Speaking: Preds get back to even

The Nashville Predators took down the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 4 on Monday night by a final of 4-1, and the win simultaneously made the Stanley Cup Final series a 2-2 tie, and made the entire city of Nashville lose its mind. It's harder to score 40 goals now than it was when we played, and I'm the first guy to acknowledge that. "Tonight,...

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  • Protests expected as Senior PGA tees off at Trump National
Protests expected as Senior PGA tees off at Trump National

Every single green was stripped of its turf and reseeded with a new creeping bent grass, in order to improve the appearance and pureness of the putting surfaces. "I thought it was plugged, so I asked my guys (playing companions Justin Rose and Matthew Fitzpatrick) if I could check it and they said yes", Els explained.

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  • Kevin Durant's Clutch Three Shocks Cavs
Kevin Durant's Clutch Three Shocks Cavs

Curry, who has benefited more than any other player by Durant's arrival and is healthy in these NBA Finals , added 13 rebounds and six assists. He has been an effective counter to Cleveland's LeBron James , who spearheaded the Cavaliers' Finals victory and 3-1 comeback over the Warriors a year ago.

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  • Kohli my target: Hasan Ali on CT2017 clash with India
Kohli my target: Hasan Ali on CT2017 clash with India

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 15: Mohammed Shami of India celebrates after dismissing Misbah-ul-Haq of Pakistan during the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup match between India and Pakistan at Adelaide Oval on February 15, 2015 in Adelaide, Australia.

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  • Roland Garros-2017: Murray and Wawrinka has qualified for the 1/8 finals
Roland Garros-2017: Murray and Wawrinka has qualified for the 1/8 finals

Wawrinka, the 2015 French Open champion, won the last of their four career meetings six years ago - beating Monfils in straight sets in the third round of the Australian Open. "I couldn't believe that set, that I lost that set, because I had many opportunities to win", said del Potro, the 2009 U.S. Open champion. The match hinged on a first set...

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  • How will the rest of the Stanley Cup Final play out?
How will the rest of the Stanley Cup Final play out?

Pittsburgh's offense is lethal, and though it can go dormant (see: 37 minutes without a shot on goal in Game 1 ), the Pens' rapid-fire goals can strike at any moment - often one soon after another. Still, it was Nashville striking first on a gorgeous individual effort from rookie Pontus Aberg . "As a goalie, it's important that you feel good goi...

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  • Kell Brook needs surgery again after breaking eye socket
Kell Brook needs surgery again after breaking eye socket

The 29-year-old struggled initially to contain his opponent and an accidental clash of heads in the fourth round left him with a cut over his left eye, but the Londoner rallied and a furious barrage forced referee Steve Gray to halt the contest just before the scheduled halfway point.

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  • Dominic Thiem preparing for 'toughest match' against Rafael Nadal
Dominic Thiem preparing for 'toughest match' against Rafael Nadal

The other men's quarterfinals scheduled for later Wednesday are 2016 runner-up Andy Murray vs. "As I have mentioned before several times when you guys ask me about his influence and impact on my game, it's gonna take time". He's a bit more hesitant. No man has ever beaten Djokovic and Nadal back-to-back and won a grand slam, and even if Thiem w...

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  • Dodt leads BMW PGA Championship by 1 shot after 3rd round
Dodt leads BMW PGA Championship by 1 shot after 3rd round

The Englishman was three over par for the day when he reached the turn, but produced a grandstand finish to keep himself in the hunt. "Last year's US Masters victor, Danny Willett, said on his Twitter account: "@EuropeanTour please explain that drop?! Keeping up with the birdies was like trying to count cars from a bridge over a fast-flowing high...

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  • Bravo prepared to battle Ederson for Manchester City starting spot
Bravo prepared to battle Ederson for Manchester City starting spot

The Brazilian has reportedly had a medical on Tuesday before signing a five-year contract with the Manchester Club. City had made it clear that goalkeeper Willy Caballero would be moved on this summer while Claudio Bravo suffered a torrid first season which raised doubts over the wisdom of allowing Joe Hart to leave the club on loan.

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  • Ronaldo explains why he 'deserved' to win the Champions League
Ronaldo explains why he 'deserved' to win the Champions League

The Portugal global also recorded his 600th goal from a brace in the trouncing of the Italian team. One of the greatest goalkeepers of his generation, Buffon tasted defeat in his third Champions League final as the major missing medal from his illustrious career once again slipped out of his grasp on Saturday .

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  • Leah Pritchett tops NHRA New England Nationals qualifying
Leah Pritchett tops NHRA New England Nationals qualifying

Brown, meanwhile, had a 3.728 at 327.98. In Funny Car, Hight raced to a track elapsed time record 3.822-second pass at 334.65 miles per hour in his AAA Chevy Camaro to earn his 50th career No. Courtney Force, Chevy Camaro, 3.842, 331.53; 2. Super Gas - John Labbous Jr, Chevy Corvette, 9.922, 163.93 def. Super Street - Brian Sawyer, Chevy Cama...

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  • Antoine Griezmann I'm staying at Atletico, striker insists
Antoine Griezmann I'm staying at Atletico, striker insists

The France forward, who was the leading scorer at last year's European Championship, has been heavily linked to a move to Manchester United in recent weeks. The Court of Arbitration for Sport upheld an appeal against the ban, which sees the La Liga club unable to register players until January 2018. Atletico had appealed against a transfer b...

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  • Antoine Griezmann to Manchester United: Jose Mourinho speaks out about summer swoop
Antoine Griezmann to Manchester United: Jose Mourinho speaks out about summer swoop

It's for him to work because he has holidays in August and in August I'm working. "I know today's the day of the FA Cup final, Spanish cup final, Portuguese cup final, World Cup Under-20s - I don't care". But who would you most like to see United sign this summer? If Manchester United can't work out a deal for Antoine Griezmann then it's be...

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