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Rafael Nadal was understandably delighted in the aftermath of his 11th French Open title win on a historic day at Roland Garros. Diego Schwartzman has come closest this fortnight to become the third man to beat Nadal in Paris. Whilst the prestige of winning yet another major is recognition enough for the Manacor born star, he will also take home the record prize pot of 2.2 million euros.
  • Man Utd will prioritise Bale over Real Madrid teammate Ronaldo

    Man Utd will prioritise Bale over Real Madrid teammate Ronaldo

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    Meanwhile, there's never any shortage of faithful Messi followers who believe the Barcelona player should be the cover of every game ever. Real Madrid is ready to offer its striker Cristiano Ronaldo new financial terms for his contract; however, they seem not to have met the footballer's demands, according to a Spanish daily sports newspaper.
  • James had badly hurt hand after 'self-inflicted' injury

    James had badly hurt hand after 'self-inflicted' injury

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    That might have given Durant the MVP edge. But the Cavaliers have shown before that they can make history, so this series is still far from over. This could be the last NBA game this season as the Golden State Warriors look to sweep the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 4 of the 2018 NBA Finals tonight.
  • Watch Warriors vs Cavs Game 4 Live Online Streaming 2018 NBA Finals

    Watch Warriors vs Cavs Game 4 Live Online Streaming 2018 NBA Finals

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    The win added to the Golden State Warriors' victories in 2015 and 2017 and was the first finals clean sweep since the Cavs were demolished by San Antonio Spurs in 2007. The Warriors are 8-18 ATS in their last 26 games following a win and 1-1 ATS in their last five games overall. LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavs' season is pretty much over.
  • Halep overcomes Muguruza to take place in Roland Garros final

    Halep overcomes Muguruza to take place in Roland Garros final

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    Looking at clay data from the last 12 months, it is the underdog, Stephens , who has the better data on serve, holding 72.9% to Halep's 71.7%, but Halep enjoys a much bigger edge on return , breaking opponents 53.5% of the time, compared to Stephens' 45.5%.
  • England 2-0 Costa Rica

    England 2-0 Costa Rica

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    Gareth Southgate's England will face Tunisia (June 18), Panama (June 24) and Belgium (June 28) in Group G at the World Cup in Russian Federation. BBC say 4%, but should it be higher? I have 11 or 12 who are going to be hard to leave out.
  • Crowd will be behind Simona during French Open final: Boris Becker

    Crowd will be behind Simona during French Open final: Boris Becker

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    Stephens is one of the best movers on tour, and while Halep has started to become more aggressive, she certainly can't hit many winners against the American and will have to rely on mistakes from her opponent. Stephens, wearing a medical boot after her surgery, worked for the TV station for several weeks while out injured, and Carillo spent a lot of time with her.
  • Warriors vs. Cavaliers, Game 4 on Friday night

    Warriors vs. Cavaliers, Game 4 on Friday night

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    In another was Kevin Durant . And it was the first time that a team had lost a finals in a clean sweep since 2007, when the San Antonio Spurs inflicted that pain on... Coach Steve Kerr described the triumph as "the hardest so far" but his Warriors side routed the Cavs 108-84 to prevail in the fourth consecutive finals meeting between the teams .
  • Trump not inviting NBA champs to White House

    Trump not inviting NBA champs to White House

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    Now, with the winners of the 2018 NBA Playoffs still up in the air, Trump is taking precaution by pre-disinviting whoever ends up being the championship team. "It's a lot of things that we believe in as Americans that we don't feel that he's for". If you look, we had Alabama - national champion. Curry said the team has been on the same page after his comments previous year and Trump's subsequent revoking of the Warriors' invitation.
  • Eden Hazard will support Egypt at World Cup for Mohamed Salah

    Eden Hazard will support Egypt at World Cup for Mohamed Salah

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    The attacker was injured during last month's Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid and has since been a doubt for the Russian Federation tournament. They will then battle host nation Russian Federation on June 19 and then Saudi Arabia on June 25. Martinez admitted that he had been extremely concerned during Wednesday's match following several heavy tackles on Hazard but the Chelsea winger later revealed that Egypt's approach had actually helped him.
  • Donald Trump Considering Pardon for Muhammad Ali

    Donald Trump Considering Pardon for Muhammad Ali

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    Addressing questions from reporters before departing from for the G7 summit in Canada , Trump expressed that he was considering pardoning many other people including the boxing legend and activist Ali. A pardon does not technically erase a conviction; it is an expression of forgiveness from the president that, in most cases, serves to undo the punishment and help the recipient of the pardon restore rights, such as the right to vote.
  • CM Punk comments on the possibility of returning to pro-wrestling

    CM Punk comments on the possibility of returning to pro-wrestling

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    Mike Jackson will probably be the first person to tell you he doesn't belong amongst the best fighters in the UFC . This doesn't mean I want to wrestle. That event, which takes place on September 1st in suburban Chicago, will be without the former WWE champion as Punk said "it's not happening" in regards to appearing at the show.
  • Williams forced to pull out of French Open

    Williams forced to pull out of French Open

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    On Monday, America's tennis star Serena Williams has withdrawn her name from the French Open due to injury, the second Grand Slam tournament of the year. "I'm always looking for matches like this, to playing on big stage against the best players". But her latest update would suggest she may be fit again for the grass-court season and could appear at Wimbledon, where she would be aiming to win an eighth title.
  • Liverpool Odds On Favourites To Sign Stoke City Star On The Cheap

    Liverpool Odds On Favourites To Sign Stoke City Star On The Cheap

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    Despite a dream run to the Champions League final and having added Naby Keita and Fabinho to their ranks ahead of next season, Liverpool still want to add to their squad this summer. Liverpool have been heavily linked with a deal to bring the Swiss worldwide to Anfield this summer, with the club prepared to pay the player's £12 million relegation release clause.
  • Harry Kane

    Harry Kane "proud" to sign new Tottenham Hotspur contract

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    Kane's decision to stay put comes as a welcome boost for Spurs, who made the announcement with footage of their new stadium. Tottenham played their home fixtures at Wembley Stadium for the entirety of last season. The England worldwide was in superb form for Spurs this past, netting 41 goal across all competitions. Ahead of leading England in this summer's World Cup in Russia, Kane spoke to Sky Sports pundit Thierry Henry and outlined his plans for next season.
  • Knee Injury Knocks Argentina’s Lanzini Out Of World Cup

    Knee Injury Knocks Argentina’s Lanzini Out Of World Cup

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    The 25-year-old, who had been linked with a summer transfer to Liverpool, now faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines. "Lanzini suffered in today's (Friday) morning training the rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament of his right knee", the handle was quoted.
  • Sloane Stephens into French Open final by winning all-American semi

    Sloane Stephens into French Open final by winning all-American semi

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    Open final. The last time Stephens and Keys met was in the final of the 2017 U.S. Open, which Stephens won easily, 6-3, 6-0. Stephens reached her first Grand Slam semifinal in 2013; Keys did it two years later. Serving for the match, Halep dropped her serve for the first time . "I'm definitely liking the clay a little bit more now that I have made a semi-final here", said Keys after the match.