• Fendrich on Tennis: Slam drought done, Nadal heads to grass
Fendrich on Tennis: Slam drought done, Nadal heads to grass

Federer is next in line to qualify for the event, for which he is a near certainty after winning the Australian Open earlier this year. Spain's Rafael Nadal holds the trophy as he celebrates winning his tenth French Open title against Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka in three sets, 6-2, 6-3, 6-1, during their men's final match of the French ...

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  • Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor Reportedly Sign Off On Fight
Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor Reportedly Sign Off On Fight

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor may have a date for their highly anticipated fight. Mayweather would be ending a 23-month retirement to take on McGregor, a two-division UFC champion, for the "only fight that makes sense" to the boxer to make a comeback.

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  • Alvaro Morata's agent suggests Manchester United transfer is close
Alvaro Morata's agent suggests Manchester United transfer is close

Morata has allegedly been in contact with De Gea and Herrera, and has been persuaded that a move to Old Trafford is the right decision following their time together on global duty. "I do not know [if he will stay at Real]". Alejandro Moreno believes neither Alvaro Morata nor James Rodriguez will be at Real Madrid next season.

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  • Judge clouts 22nd homer, propels Yankees past Angels 5-3
Judge clouts 22nd homer, propels Yankees past Angels 5-3

They've been demolished 104-56 during that 14-game stretch. My reticence to author them is arguably a detriment to my job performance as the tepid, clear-eyed takes garner so much less traffic. NIGHTMARE CONTINUES FOR GAUSMAN: In an very bad season, Kevin Gausman engineered another subpar start. Giants 13, Twins 8: Buster Posey had three hit...

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  • Can the Penguins keep winning in a counterattacking role?
Can the Penguins keep winning in a counterattacking role?

As in Game 1 , the Predators returned to the locker room Thursday at first intermission in a 3-0 hole, but it wasn't the product of Penguins puck luck. The Predators and Penguins both had 24 shots by game's end. Kessel ended a six-game goal drought 8:02 into the second. The home team has won all five games in the series, and Game 5 was never in ...

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  • Overwhelming Favorite Warriors Win NBA Finals
Overwhelming Favorite Warriors Win NBA Finals

The Warriors started the game on a 9-4 run, including back-to-back three-pointers from power forward Draymond Green and Klay Thompson , but the Cavaliers had an answer in the form of a 9-0 run in just 95 seconds that forced a Golden State timeout with 8:44 to play in the period.

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  • Nadal into quarters, Muguruza out
Nadal into quarters, Muguruza out

There may a decent debate about who presents a greater challenge for Nadal, who will face his friend Pablo Carreno Busta after PCB edged Milos Raonic in a physical 8-6-in-the-fifth level marathon, except that debate is unanswerable. The 27-year-old Nishikori needed nearly four hours to win 7-5 6-4 6-7 (4-7) 0-6 6-4 in a third-round match finish...

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  • Nadal is No 2; Djoker slides to 4
Nadal is No 2; Djoker slides to 4

A dominant 6-2 6-3 6-1 win over Stan Wawrinka ended a three-year grand slam drought for the Spaniard and the "King of Clay" is now back on his throne. The 31-year-old revealed that the knee injury he sustained in 2012 was one of the main reasons for his dip in form in the grass court events. The Swiss had no doubt about Nadal's level, saying:...

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  • Black Cats make official approach for Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes
Black Cats make official approach for Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes

Sunderland have reportedly decided to make a concrete approach for the services of Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes. McInnes has a release clause in his contract, which sources have confirmed to TEAMtalk is worth £1.2million. He has guided Aberdeen to second-placed finishes in the Scottish Premiership for the last three seasons, and they lost both d...

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  • Warriors are NBA champions in nearly perfect run through playoffs
Warriors are NBA champions in nearly perfect run through playoffs

The answer after he failed to win a fourth National Basketball Association championship is no he is not. The Cavs led by four after the first, but it was a second quarter eruption led by Durant and Curry that sent the Warriors to a lead that was as much as 17 before a flurry of shots by J.R.

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  • Marty Banks' late penalty earns Highlanders win over British and Irish Lions
Marty Banks' late penalty earns Highlanders win over British and Irish Lions

Scottish fullback Stuart Hogg will return home from British and Irish Lions duty after fracturing a facial bone against the Crusaders. The Highlanders certainly possess some strike power among their backs and a poorly executed defensive pattern and kicking game could prove troublesome for the Lions tonight.

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  • WV contestants pass preliminary rounds but don't advance at spelling bee
WV contestants pass preliminary rounds but don't advance at spelling bee

No more than 50 spellers, as determined by total scores, advance to Thursday's semifinal round, scheduled to be broadcast on ESPN2 at 10 a.m. The remaining contestants were set to take a four-section, computerized test in a semi-final round Wednesday evening.

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  • Warriors secure spot among legends by dumping Cavaliers
Warriors secure spot among legends by dumping Cavaliers

With all the criticism he received for his part in transforming a side that had just won 73 regular-season games into a super-team, Durant excelled throughout the finals, scoring 39 points in game five and ultimately being awarded the finals MVP along with winning his first National Basketball Association championship ring.

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  • Twins in first place as big draft night arrives
Twins in first place as big draft night arrives

But again, it all hinged upon the Twins' selection. The Twins also hold the 35th and 37th overall selections. Overall, the Etowah high school product projects as a center fielder with a plus on both sides of the ball. "I don't know that there's one that stands out from the rest", Falvey said. Everybody's going to be crushed.' And I remember thi...

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  • Sports Night: Warriors are National Basketball Association champions
Sports Night: Warriors are National Basketball Association champions

Kevin Durant scored 39 points, Stephen Curry added 34 and the Golden State Warriors won their second National Basketball Association championship in three seasons with a 129-120 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the Finals on Monday night.

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  • Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 to win National Basketball Association title
Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 to win National Basketball Association title

Durant appeared to commit his third foul on the play, but the officials let it go and the game quickly turned. That stung ever since, and even Durant understood, because he gave up the same lead to the Warriors a round earlier with Oklahoma City.

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  • Former Michigan State forward Draymond Green wins second NBA championship
Former Michigan State forward Draymond Green wins second NBA championship

The Golden State Warriors regained the National Basketball Association title from the Cleveland Cavaliers as a 129-120 win on Monday night sealed the finals series 4-1. Durant buried another three on the next possession, the Warriors whipping passes around the floor before it came his way for the shot that barely flew past Kyle Korver'...

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  • Golden State Warriors win NBA championship against Cleveland Cavaliers
Golden State Warriors win NBA championship against Cleveland Cavaliers

Not many were happy with Kevin Durant's decision to join Golden State Warriors past year. But the embarrassment of riches that came with Durant's arrival was simply too much to bear. The Cavaliers, led by stars LeBron James' 41 points and Kyrie Irving's 26, repeatedly battled back and pulled Cleveland within striking distance of Golden Sta...

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  • Kevin Durant named Finals MVP
Kevin Durant named Finals MVP

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant with the Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP award. But two Durant 3s helped bring the Warriors back in the first half. James turned to the officials, saying he had been fouled. The Warriors would not surrender and pushed back harder with both Curry and Durant showcasing their talents.

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  • Draymond Green shoots up list of Cleveland villains
Draymond Green shoots up list of Cleveland villains

However, due to a miscommunication between the officials and the scorer's table, basically everybody in the arena thought Green was given the technical. So when Green was T'd up "again" in the third quarter, the assumption was that he was ejected. He made that list after getting suspended in Game 4 of last year's NBA Finals.

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