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Sport Kiki set to get Roland Garros fired up
Author: 0 Kiki set to get Roland Garros fired up

The 13th seed is carrying the hopes of the home nation, who have waited 17 years to celebrate a French singles champion. "The atmosphere was just, yeah, amazing", Mladenovic said. Finding it increasingly tough to manage the crowd, Muguruza nearly broke down, eventually losing the deciding set 3-6 - a fact that also meant no former French Open champion would be in the quarter-finals at the Grand Slam .

Sport Mets slugger Cespedes leaves game with sore left heel
Author: 0 Mets slugger Cespedes leaves game with sore left heel

Cespedes went 1 for 3 before being pulled. In his second career complete game, he limited the Cubs to one run on five hits, walked four and struck out six, needing 116 pitches to complete the feat. Russell homered for the second day in a row, connecting in the seventh. NOTES: Mets OF Michael Conforto (back) did not play. Wilmer Flores went 9-for-25 (.360) with four homers against the Cubs in 2016 - tied for the most HR against Chicago by any player outside the Central Division.

Author: 0 Draymond Green phantom technical foul leads to Finals controversy

That's a great line and Green had reasons to be testy with Clevelanders. Green's mom, Mary Babers-Green, was involved in an altercation following Game 3 of the NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena. The officials acknowledged after the game they did not handle the situation very well. "Love them or hate them, these are the players your state wants to know more about", according to the website.

Sport Crosby, Pens cap amazing year with 2nd straight Stanley Cup
Author: 0 Crosby, Pens cap amazing year with 2nd straight Stanley Cup

Minutes after the Penguins had punctuated their 2-0 triumph with Carl Hagelin's empty-netter and a mob scene behind Murray's net, the 23-year-old rookie with two championships already to his credit dutifully took his spot off to the fringe of where his teammates would take turns twirling with the Cup.

Author: 0 Milan, rossoneri ad un passo da Borja Valero: la situazione

E' un'indiscrezione clamorosa che già tanti siti italiani hanno ripreso e sembra avere fondamento. Il costo dell'operazione, sempre secondo Marca , si aggirerebbe intorno ai dieci milioni di euro. Come molti ricorderanno la Curva Fiesole in un comunicato dello scorso 1 Settembre 2016 aveva dichiarato che se i Della Valle avessero ceduto anche Borja Valero, la conseguenza sarebbe stata che non avrebbero più potuto mettere piede a Firenze .

Sport Donato di Campli reaffirms Marco Verratti's desire to leave PSG
Author: 0 Donato di Campli reaffirms Marco Verratti's desire to leave PSG

However, Barcelona are in the driving seat as they look for a swift return to the No.1 spot in Europe after losing both La Liga in the Champions League . Sport reports Barcelona representatives could meet Verratti during his holiday in Formentera and try to push for a deal. However, Di Campli insists he is not speaking to the duo about Verratti as the likes of Barcelona and Manchester United remain favourites for his signature.

Author: 0 Draymond Green: I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland

But before the incident involving Green's second-technical-foul-but-whoops-it-was-actually-his-first, there was a amusing moment where Kerr argued with a ref, presumably about the first technical foul that was mistakenly issued to Green. The halftime boxscore clearly listed Green with the first violation. He'll have to watch his foul trouble closely, as he'll start the third quarter with three as the Warriors lead 67-61.

Author: 0 Amir, Junaid hurt Lanka; Pakistan need 237 to seal semis spot

Put into bat, Sri Lanka was allout for 236 but they still managed to put pressure on Pakistan , who was left toterring at 162-7 at one stage. Pakistan , especially with the introduction of Junaid Khan as a replacement for the volatile Wahab Riaz alongside Amir and Hasan Ali , now have a triumvirate of pace bowlers who seem adept at exploiting any help.

Sport Torino: Belotti may reject United even if they pay £85m
Author: 0 Torino: Belotti may reject United even if they pay £85m

Belotti, who scored 28 goals in 37 goals for Torino last season, linked up with Napoli forward Lorenzo Insigne and finished coolly past Peter Jehle. Cairo really seems to want to keep Belotti but will a club like Milan or United be able to make him change his mind? "Belotti is now with the Italian national team as they prepare to play a World cup qualifying game".

Author: 0 Fan pays $133000 for pair of NBA Finals tickets

At the very least, they must dictate the mood of the game early and can't let the Warriors get comfortable at Oracle. But these two teams and this series has been anything but normal, and oddsmakers should feel like Game 4 was the last chance for a desperate team to avoid a sweep rather than the beginning of another record-breaking comeback.

Sport Carnevali conferma: 'Di Francesco sarà il prossimo allenatore della Roma'
Author: 0 Carnevali conferma: 'Di Francesco sarà il prossimo allenatore della Roma'

Il tecnico lascerà Sassuolo dopo una riunione tra i due club per 'aggirare' la clausola di 3 milioni di euro prevista nel contratto del tecnico abruzzese. L'effetto calamita dovrebbe portare quasi sicuramente Pellegrini in giallorosso (per lui la Roma vanta una clausola di recompra pari a 11 milioni di euro ), ma non sono esclusi altri colpi.

Sport The Seattle Seahawks are paying Eddie Lacy to lose weight
Author: 0 The Seattle Seahawks are paying Eddie Lacy to lose weight

We don't know what the reason is, perhaps more organic food options in Seattle versus Green Bay, but that's now two straight weigh-ins that Eddie Lacy has made. Lacy recently posted this little clip of himself doing his P90X workout. He is eligible to collect a bonus check of $55,000 after he weighed in below 250 pounds earlier today.

Author: 0 Curry not fazed by National Basketball Association finals history

LeBron James said his teammate is built for the drama of an NBA Finals elimination game, a trait the Golden State Warriors have learned all too well these past two years. What are Lakers fans supposed to do if their team's most legendary living figure goes to work for the other guys? However, Cleveland fought back hard and came up with a big victory.

Sport England win U20 FIFA World Cup
Author: 0 England win U20 FIFA World Cup

I was watching through my fingers from the halfway line and it was an incredible moment. "Hopefully there will be opportunities for the lads next season", said Calvert-Lewin. "It is not for me to tell the clubs how to do their business". This is the reward'. Four-goal striker Dominic Solanke, who will join Liverpool when his current contract with Chelsea expires on 1 July, missed out on the Golden Boot but was subsequently named ahead of Uruguayan Federico Valverde and Yangel Herrera ...

Sport Southgate calls for more clinical England after late Scotland drama
Author: 0 Southgate calls for more clinical England after late Scotland drama

Harry Kane's injury-time goal gave England a 2-2 draw after a insane finish to their World Cup qualifier against Scotland on Saturday with Leigh Griffiths having struck twice for the home side in the final three minutes. "We proved that on our day we can match anybody". "It is about standing up and being counted and we did that today". "But one lapse of concentration has cost us in the end and instead of getting three points we got one ".

Sport FIFA president says Qatar World Cup not under threat
Author: 0 FIFA president says Qatar World Cup not under threat

The Zurich-based organization agreed with the UAE federation's demand, even though FIFA's statues demand a firm stance against any "political interference" in football and countries are often suspended from the worldwide game as a result. Federation Internationale de Football Association added that it had changed the officials of its own accord and denied it had responded to a UAE request.

Sport Mariners activate OF Haniger, option Powell
Author: 0 Mariners activate OF Haniger, option Powell

The outfielder was cleared to resume a rehab assignment at Triple-A Tacoma last week, and after going 6-for-18 with a home run over five games, the Mariners were satisfied enough with his health to bring him back on the active roster. Prior to his injury, Haniger hit.338 with 20 runs, seven doubles, four home runs, 16 RBIs and a.442 on-base percentage in 21 games. Haniger will be part of the offense backing Canada native James Paxton (5-0, 1.69 ERA) as the big lefty battles his home ...

Sport Arsenal legend tells Arsene Wenger he needs to win the Premier League
Author: 0 Arsenal legend tells Arsene Wenger he needs to win the Premier League

Arsenal minority owner Alisher Usmanov has urged majority shareholder Stan Kroenke and the club's board to support manager Arsene Wenger and protect his legacy. They will be competing in the Europa League, the same competition that rivals Manchester United recently won against Ajax. Did Wenger deserve a two year deal? Kroenke has been accused of failing to back Wenger financially, with Arsenal regularly missing out on the world's best players due to their strict wage structure and ...

Author: 0 Prime parole di Spalletti: "Perisic? Siamo l'Inter, non dobbiamo convincere nessuno"

Per assicurarsi i due gioielli di Inter e Milan i francesi sono pronti a mettere sul tavolo 100 milioni di euro, 50 per ciascuno: un'offerta importante, vicina alle richieste dell'Inter . "C'è tanto lavoro da fare, in maniera seria e professionale, anche per il momento che sta attraversando la squadra". " L'appartenenza diventerà una cosa fondamentale , oltre che costituire una buona squadra: abbiamo visto che nel nostro campionato ci sono squadre attrezzate, si è visto anche nelle ...

Sport Shoey fits for Ricciardo as Hamilton wins
Author: 0 Shoey fits for Ricciardo as Hamilton wins

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton , of Britain, celebrates after winning the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal on Sunday, June 11, 2017. Havin been shuffled behind the fast-starting Max Verstappen at the start, only for the Dutchman to retire a few laps later, though Bottas was never troubled thereafter he reveals a flat-spot hurt his chances of chasing Lewis Hamilton .

Sport Antonio Conte confident Chelsea can complete James Rodriguez transfer deal
Author: 0 Antonio Conte confident Chelsea can complete James Rodriguez transfer deal

Chelsea are front-runners to sign Real Madrid's Colombian attacking midfielder James Rodriguez . His future at the club was called into question after being left out of the squad altogether for last weekend's Champions League final victory over Juventus in Wales and there are said to be several teams monitoring his situation - including Arsenal .

Sport Motogp, Dovizioso e la cura dei dettagli
Author: 0 Motogp, Dovizioso e la cura dei dettagli

Il weekend del Dovi è partito subito bene con un terzo posto nelle prime libere poi confermato negli altri turni, anche dopo il cambio di layout del circuito, ma ha sofferto nelle qualifiche dove ha colto solo un settimo posto. "Sapendo questo, abbiamo cercato di guidare e mappare la potenza per il poco grip che c'era". Dopo il successo di Barcellona, seconda vittoria di fila che fa il bis col Mugello , Dovi sorride: "Ho maggior consapevolezza di me stesso e conosco pregi e difetti della ...

Sport Preds defenseman Ryan Ellis skates before Game 6
Author: 0 Preds defenseman Ryan Ellis skates before Game 6

Only Filip Forsberg has scored more on the team. "There's always going to be a learning curve, there's a development process that continues to take place". "I think our defensive core has been terrific". Coach Peter Laviolette could replace Ellis by moving Matt Irwin up from the third pair to keep P.K.

Author: 0 Inter, ufficiale Spalletti e la società proclama: "Inter is coming"

Due ore dopo la firma del contratto che lo lega all'Inter per due stagioni, Luciano Spalletti ha parlato ai microfoni di PremiumSport . Il tecnico di Certaldo , che ha firmato un biennale da 4 milioni a stagione più opzione su quella successiva, sarà presentato mercoledì 14 giugno a mezzogiorno al centro sportivo Suning in memoria di Angelo Moratti .

Sport South Africa beat England by seven wickets in third ODI
Author: 0 South Africa beat England by seven wickets in third ODI

Just over two years since a defeat by Bangladesh in Adelaide sealed their embarrassing first-round exit from the 2015 World Cup, England face the Tigers in the Champions Trophy opener at The Oval on Thursday with genuine optimism they can at last win a first major one-day worldwide tournament.

Sport Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes, rallying past Irish War Cry
Author: 0 Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes, rallying past Irish War Cry

The win gives the trainer his third Belmont win. The victor, Tapwrit , may have done most of his racing in Florida, but he lives here. NYRA had also hoped to attract millions of dollars in separate-pool betting on the race because of the presence of Epicharis , a Kentucky-bred who is based in Japan and who was eligible for a $1 million bonus available to any Japan-based horse who won the Belmont.

Author: 0 United Nations extends North Korea sanctions in 'clear message' to Pyongyang

Mattis used his speech on Saturday at the Shangri-La Dialogue, an annual security forum in Singapore, to affirm United States alliances that he said had helped keep the peace for decades in Asia. Kang Young-sik, the secretary-general of the group, said that Pyongyang took issue with the South Korean government's attitude toward the latest adoption of United Nations sanctions against the North.

Sport Roland Garros, Thiem batte Djokovic: semifinale con Nadal
Author: 0 Roland Garros, Thiem batte Djokovic: semifinale con Nadal

Nel secondo set sotto 2-0, dopo aver subito il quinto break consecutivo, Carreno Busta accusa un problema ai muscoli addominali e decide di ritirarsi e di concludere cosi la sua avventura a Parigi . Il set finisce 6-2 in poco più di mezz'ora. Ha dell'incredibile quanto accaduto al Roland Garros . La romena ha fatto fuori l'ucraina Elina Svitolina nella riedizione della finale di Roma mentre la ceca ha superato la francese Garcia.

Sport Banega Tigres, il Presidente non conferma nè smentisce:
Author: 0 Banega Tigres, il Presidente non conferma nè smentisce: "Ci interessa"

Per noi un buon affare è portare qui qualcuno che faccia come André-Pierre Gignac , mentre un pessimo affare sarebbe un giocatore che viene qui e non rende. Il possibile trasferimento in Messico, però, dovrà trovare l'assenso anche del giocatore il quale vorrebbe provare a rimanere in Europa per dimostrare di essere ancora in grado di competere ad alti livelli.

Sport Tennis, Sharapova rinuncia a Wimbledon
Author: 0 Tennis, Sharapova rinuncia a Wimbledon

La Sharapova non giocherà nennemo le qualificazioni di Wimbledon che erano diventate un evento mediatico proprio per la sua presenza. Al momento la russa ha giocato otto partite da quando la sua squalifica per doping ha visto la fine: a Stoccarda ha superato tre turni ma in semifinale è stata battuta in rimonta da Kristina Mladenovic.

Sport FIH's Hockey Pro League to kick off in January 2019
Author: 0 FIH's Hockey Pro League to kick off in January 2019

India, or any other team for that matter, would not travel to Pakistan, however, with the latter deciding to play its "home" matches in Scotland . Shahbaz--when quizzed whether it wouldn't it be very expensive for the federation to bear such huge expenses of hosting the games in Scotland--replied, "Off course, we need around Rs 70 to 80 million for that goal, but one must also remember at least Rs 30 million have been spent on only one foreign tour of green shirts, while on the other hand, ...

Sport Motogp, Dovizioso
Author: 0 Motogp, Dovizioso "non penso a Mondiale"

Da urlo il suo sorpasso su Lorenzo nella bagarre dei primi giri, il fenomeno di Cervera ha timbrato il cartellino portandosi a casa 20 punti che lo issano ora al terzo posto in classifica. Una storica doppietta in sette giorni 'magici´ per Andrea Dovizioso e la Ducati che dopo il Mugello trionfano anche nel Gp di Catalogna , settima prova del Mondiale .

Sport Nadal azzera Wawrinka: decimo Roland Garros per lo spagnolo
Author: 0 Nadal azzera Wawrinka: decimo Roland Garros per lo spagnolo

Prese le redini da fondo, è stato devastante con il dritto, ma la vera forza, che in realtà si è palesata fin dalla stagione invernale sul veloce, è quel rovescio tornato ficcante, tanto che Wawrinka non è mai riuscito a sfondare da quella parte neppure con il dritto incrociato e anzi ha dovuto subire anche 5 punti diretti.

Sport Roland Garros: Murray e Wawrinka in semifinale
Author: 0 Roland Garros: Murray e Wawrinka in semifinale

Al tie-break l'austriaco si impone 7-5 ed è l'inizio della fine per Nole che perde subito il servizio nel secondo gioco del set successivo senza trovare il controbreak e poi crolla di schianto nel terzo parziale non riuscendo a conquistare nemmeno un game.