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Svitolina surges to No. 1 in race with Italian Open title

Garbine Muguruza flashed some impressive form ahead of her French Open title defence with a 6-2 3-6 6-2 win over Venus Williams on Friday to reach the semi-fina...


Anthony Alford called up

Looking beyond Friday's contest, a platoon situation with Ezequiel Carrera in left field could be the best way to give Alford frequent time - although Pillar ...


Wenger's future at Arsenal will be decided after FA Cup final

It's sad. I'm not here for personal glory or to sell books, I'm here to do the job. While I agree with Keown that reservations must be had regarding the motivat...


That's the Tooth: Celtics guard Thomas has more dental work

John Wall had 24 points with eight assists to lead the team. Washington is 54-37 overall, 34-11 at home and 46-44-1 against the spread. Thomas acknowledged th...


Spurs' Kawhi Leonard has been ruled out for Game 3 vs. Warriors

Popovich is up for Coach of the Year along with Mike D'Antoni of the Houston Rockets and Erik Spoelstra of the Miami Heat. "[I'm] just seeing if I can run an...


Won't allow `special` Kane to leave, says Tottenham manager

The 45-year-old Argentinian said he was not anxious Kane would leave in the close season as Spurs were in a position to keep the players they wanted to keep. He...


Kane Nets Four As Spurs Humiliate Leicester

It was clear early on what the Foxes tactic was in the game as they looked to counter on Spurs but when the visitors hit their stride in the game they were unpl...


LeGarrette Blount doesn't regret anything with Patriots, but calls Eagles 'perfect fit'

This offseason, it was clear that the Patriots weren't that interested in signing him. Even though Blount was able to accumulate some impressive stats, his yard...


Sheffield Wednesday and Huddersfield Town clash for place at Wembley

The Yorkshire duo are one of four teams hoping to join the already promoted, Newcastle and Brighton in the Premier League next season. Kachunga believes he co...


Ankle sprain will keep Leonard out of Game 2

Davey/Pool via AP). Brown was driving behind the Spurs team bus at a freeway exit as he was driving his son Cam - a huge fan of Spurs coach Gregg Popovich - a...


Browns To Sign Veteran CB Jason McCourty

McCourty played for the Tennessee Titans the past eight seasons, but became a free agent after he was released on April 18 when he and the team could not agree ...


'Dr Phil' to air 2nd interview with Hernandez's fiancee

When McGraw pointed out that surveillance footage from the prison showed that nobody had entered his cell between when Hernandez entered it and when he was fo...


Concussion spotter couldn't pull Crosby for hitting boards

According to NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly, the league's concussion spotter determined the incident didn't match the criteria necessary to pull a player fro...


Cubs' Jon Lester on slide rule: Changes making baseball 'soft'

Arrieta's last win against the Cardinals came on April 4 in the second game of the season, when he beat Adam Wainwright , his opponent again on Sunday. Added ...


Maxwell did not perform for Kings XI Punjab, says Sehwag

Their departures saw four wickets fall for 22 runs in the space of 24 deliveries to leave Mumbai stumbling on 121 for four in the 13th over. Royal Challenger...


Browns' Myles Garrett Receives Advice From Hall of Famer Bruce Smith

Garrett said he's excited for the opportunity with the Browns and isn't putting any more pressure on himself, despite being the top pick in the draft. "What I a...


Spurs coach Gregg Popovich attacks Trump again: 'he's in a game show'

But a victory in the series for the Spurs would give the San Antonio franchise a shot at their sixth National Basketball Association title, all under 68-year-...


Hull City relegated after defeat to Crystal Palace

The Tigers, who have now either suffered relegation or enjoyed promotion in four of the last five seasons, join fellow north east outfits Sunderland and Middles...


Durant scores 38 points, Warriors beat Jazz to take 3-0 lead

Golden State had just 17. This is true despite the Warriors shooting the ball only okay, not particularly well. Golden State has yet to lose in the playoff...


39th EPL match between Arsenal & Liverpool could be on

An injury-hit campaign has seen Shaqiri make just 19 appearances so far in the Premier League, netting just four times in the process. 'Now we have three game...


Swansea closes in on EPL survival with 2-0 win at Sunderland

That being the case, Sunderland's fans will know that a Swansea victory Saturday would further dent Hull's hopes of survival, even if the players would neve...


Middlesbrough relegated after 3-0 defeat at leaders Chelsea

The double Player of the Year victor was ruled out of Monday's 3-0 win over Middlesbrough with a thigh problem. The midfielder made only his 11th Premier Leag...


Kevin Durant calls NBA combine waste of time for top prospects

Rest assured, the 22-year-old Jackson is on the Bulls' radar. "If I were to go back and [Duval] were to come there it wouldn't affect me", Jackson said of t...


Sergio still buzzing over his Masters title ahead of Players

Why, just four years ago, the Players' Stadium Course was the setting for a combative Sergio vs. Tiger Woods feud, and you all remember whom the fans wanted to ...


Wizards' Oubre suspended for Game 4 for knocking over Olynyk

The refs were allowing them to hold and grab and do all those things. "I'm around Kelly every day". "That has to change". Game 3 was his best performance of t...


Juventus will have to be at their best in Cardiff - Bonucci

FC Barcelona have been struggling to replace Dani Alves at right-back, but they apparently snubbed the chance to re-sign the in-form star in January. It is no...


Thomas scores 53, Celtics beat Wizards 129-119 in OT

Thomas scored 29 points during the fourth quarter and overtime to lead the Celtics to a 129-119 win. After a high-scoring first half, which saw Washington g...


'One More', Conte Tells Chelsea Players Ahead Of Friday Showdown

And defeat for Middlesbrough saw their place in the Championship confirmed for next season after a disastrous top-flight campaign, a term which has seen the...


NCAA report shows athletes still breaking academic records

Two men's teams (cross country, tennis) and five women's teams (basketball, beach volleyball, golf, lacrosse and tennis) had flawless scores of 1,000 for the 20...


Arsene Wenger hails Alexis Sanchez as Arsenal maintain push for Champions League

They expected him to take a shot and he is very quick, so overall he has done extremely well'. " It's not because we lack character if we lose games that peop...