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Former US Open finalist Vinci out of French Open

Former US Open finalist Vinci out of French Open

Kvitova moves into the second round to face the victor of the match between Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Evgeniya Rodina . Her Australian Open and U.S. "I'm happy with the game, of course, but I mean,...

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Sebastian Vettel: "I should have done a better job"

With that win, Vettel extends his championship lead from Lewis Hamilton as the latter had to fight his way from the back. Raikkonen, who hasn't won a race in four years, started on the pole for ...

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Harvick wins Charlotte pole; Cup leader Larson starts last

Harvick wins Charlotte pole; Cup leader Larson starts last

Truex took the lead for the final time with 67 laps left, sweeping past Busch to move out front. It was insane, but not in a good way. Just Wednesday in fact, Charlotte learned it would host the...

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Batsman Bell backs Jason Roy ahead of June's Champions Trophy

Batsman Bell backs Jason Roy ahead of June's Champions Trophy

Kohli may be the star of the team these days, but Yuvraj and Mahendra Singh Dhoni still play a major role. The 30-year-old was in the middle as the winning runs were hit in the final match, and with...

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Dillon wins Charlotte 600-mile race

Keselowski was unable to avoid Elliott and slammed in the rear of his Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet, almost collecting defending Coca-Cola 600 victor Martin Truex Jr .in the process. Larson got as...

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Predators might get Fisher back for Final

Predators might get Fisher back for Final

Neither of those teams nabbed the title. It's just the seventh time the Cup will be won by a USA -born coach. This isn't a lopsided matchup like the other two areas. Murray got injured before Game...

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Dominic Thiem, Alexander Zverev aim to upset old guard apple cart

Dominic Thiem, Alexander Zverev aim to upset old guard apple cart

Despite losing in the final to Alexander Zverev , Rome showed glimpses of the Djokovic of old, annihilating both Juan Martin Del Potro and Dominic Thiem . The 2010 French Open champion has been...

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LeBron James passes Michael Jordan to become all-time playoff scoring leader

AP's commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. That 135-102 victory, in which James scored 35 points, sent his Cavaliers into a Finals showdown with the Warriors, giving ...

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From Agassi-Nole to teen, what to watch in French Open

From Agassi-Nole to teen, what to watch in French Open

Just ask Rafael Nadal . Halep then entered the Madrid Open as the defending champion, and successfully defended her title a fortnight ago against Kristina Mladenovic, but lost in the Rome final again...

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NASCAR trying to increase passing for Coca-Cola 600

Man, it is so just ridiculous". NASCAR is trying to inject some excitement into Charlotte Motor Speedway , where recent races have been relatively predictable, even tiresome: When a lead auto bre...

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Conte wants more at EPL champions Chelsea

Conte wants more at EPL champions Chelsea

Michy Batshuayi could get his first Premier League start against Watford after scoring the title-clinching goal on his 18th substitute appearance and N'Golo Kante could return after missing out on a P...

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Vettel 'surprised' to come out ahead of Raikkonen

Vettel's third win this season was the 45th of his career and Ferrari's first here since Michael Schumacher in 2001. Valtteri Bottas came in first to change the tires on his Mercedes , quickl...

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Isaiah Thomas hopes to avoid surgery

And in these voodoo playoffs, where fate is determined to see everybody swept? That Over/Under number is the largest total in the Covers database (1990-91-2017) and easily eclipses the previous high o...

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Proteas lose their heads at the death as England clinch series

As a result , they're 2-0 behind and have already lost the three-match series. Woakes (thigh) also sat out Southampton while Moeen (groin) will not be risked at Lord's. "Those are the sorts of ga...

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Astros launch O's to a 7th straight loss

Astros launch O's to a 7th straight loss

In addition, the 25-year-old second baseman owns a.275/.326/.479 triple-slash across 167 at-bats. Musgrove bounced back after allowing eight hits and a season-high seven runs in a season-low three-p...

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Iwobi Celebrates FA Cup Win As CAF Hail Arsenal's African Stars

Iwobi Celebrates FA Cup Win As CAF Hail Arsenal's African Stars

But the season has ended with a run of six victories in May after Wenger adopted the three-man defense that has served Conte so well, until now. Sanchez, Arsenal's standout player all season, ...

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F1: Vettel ends Ferrari's long wait for Monaco victory

At the end of the Monaco GP, Vettel continues to lead the championship standings, while Hamilton sits behind by 25 points over the German whereas Bottas is third with a gap of 54 points. Hamilton'...

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Clemson earns regional host bid in NCAA Baseball Tournament

Clemson earns regional host bid in NCAA Baseball Tournament

Five other ACC member institutions did get chosen as host sites. The NCAA on Sunday named Oregon State one of 16 regional hosts for the 2017 NCAA baseball tournament. Season ticket holders and Red...

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Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

Boston Celtics forward Gerald Green (30) and center Al Horford (42) appeal to referee Ken Mauer during the first half of Game 5 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals against the Clevelan...

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Takuma Sato wins Indianapolis 500

Michael Andretti ran down pit lane to reach Sato's crew, then rushed to victory lane to hug his driver, the first Japanese victor of the Indy 500. It was the third time in four years that Honda ha...

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Sebastian Vettel Wins The Monaco Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel Wins The Monaco Grand Prix

Vettel moved 25 points clear of Hamilton in the title race after he recorded his third win of the season while the British driver finished only seventh in Monte Carlo. "I really struggled with t...

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Billy Horschel wins AT&T Byron Nelson on first playoff hole

It was only fitting the final Byron Nelson in Irving would go into a playoff round. It will move to Trinity Forest Golf Club near Dallas. He missed the cut in his only two previous starts at the B...

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Jones open to Lions job

Jones open to Lions job

And England back Farrell believes the squad can topple the hosts and avenge the whitewash in 2005. You have to [have that belief], definitely. "They picked their squad to play a certain style based ...

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Kelly Olynyk shines as bench gives Celtics huge lift against Wizards

Kelly Olynyk shines as bench gives Celtics huge lift against Wizards

It was a total team effort sparked by a spirited performance from Boston's Big Bench Three of Kelly Olynyk (26 points, five rebounds), Marcus Smart (13 points, six rebounds, four assists) and J...

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Love says it's amusing to consider Cavaliers underdogs

Just don't try to tell them that. He continued, "So I think that helped shape my game ". "We're trying to repeat, which is so hard to do". So I didn't believe that I could be Mike. The Cavaliers, ...

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National Hockey League playoffs 2017: Stanley Cup odds favor Penguins slightly over Predators

Even if Johansen was healthy the Penguins would have a comfortable advantage in this area. Their run has been remarkable but when you think about it, it's nowhere near insane why they're here. 7 Mon...

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LeBron surpasses Jordan as National Basketball Association all-time playoff scorer

The Cavs set an National Basketball Association record by winning their 13th consecutive series closeout opportunity. "(Chasing his ghost) is just my personal goal to keep me motivated", James said....

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LeBron becomes playoff scorng leader as Cavs knock out Celtics

Cleveland won an epic seven-game series a year ago, bringing Cleveland its first championship in decades and the Warriors beat the Cavs in six in 2015. Cavaliers scored 43 points in the first ...

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Ian Poulter returns to world's top 100 after second at Players Championship

Si Woo Kim's second PGA Tour win at the Players Championship landed one Irish punter an absolute fortune. Kim's triumph saw him replace Australia's Adam Scott as the youngest ever victor of the Pl...

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Takuma Sato is the first Japanese driver to win the Indy 500

Takuma Sato made up for past heartbreak at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, passing Helio Castroneves with five laps to go to win his first Indy 500 . Then Josef Newgarden, Will Power , James Dav...

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Chelsea boss Conte defends 'honest' Victor Moses despite FA Cup final dive

Chelsea boss Conte defends 'honest' Victor Moses despite FA Cup final dive

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes his team's FA Cup win was the best presentation he could give for a new contract. His team's 2-1 loss dashed his hopes of a league championship and FA Cup...

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Chelsea ace aims cheeky dig at Arsenal after losing FA Cup clash

Chelsea ace aims cheeky dig at Arsenal after losing FA Cup clash

As well as Arsenal moving ahead of Manchester United as the most successful team in the history of the FA Cup , Saturday's win also secured Wenger's spot as the competition's best manager. Arsene...

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Matt Harvey: Matt Harvey shines in victory over Pirates

Matt Harvey: Matt Harvey shines in victory over Pirates

Neil Walker torched his old team, hitting two home runs and driving in four runs. "You can lift the ball and hit that wall or find a way over it". Glasnow allowed five Mets runs over the fourth a...

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Pablo Zabaleta relives favourite Manchester City moments after final home game

Pablo Zabaleta relives favourite Manchester City moments after final home game

That transformation, to which Zabaleta has been integral, means a trophy-less season and a battle to secure Champions League qualification running into the final week of the campaign must be conside...

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Manchester United Season Review

Mourinho , a Uefa Cup victor with Porto in 2003 and two-time European champion, has now won all four of the major European finals he has contested. "If we could, we would change peoples' lives for t...

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