French Open Title Cements Novak Djokovic's Legacy As An All-Time Great

08 Jun, 2016

In 2015, he won all the three major slams, Australian Open , The Wimbledon and The US Open, however, a defeat in the finals of the French Open barred him from completing a Career Slam and a Calendar Slam. Murray's first-serve percentage dipped and he quickly fell behind 3-0. The Scot netted a backhand though and Djokovic carved his name in history books.


'Hot Dog Princess' Relishes in Dance Class Creativity

08 Jun, 2016

She just wasn't feeling the princess vibe. The now viral sensation known as #HotDogPrincess has taken the internet by storm and shared that individualism reigns supreme over conformity. "That's my favorite of all the dress-up costumes", Ainsley told News Observer when speaking about her hooded hot dog costume. She said she did it because it's her, quote, "favorite costume".


Sharks-Penguins Stanley Cup final fills a need for speed

08 Jun, 2016

Thornton went pointless during a seven-game series loss to Montreal in his final playoffs in Boston in 2004 while he played with torn rib cartilage. The turning points, if you will. If Murray is the No. 1 Penguins' goalie in this round, you can bet the Sharks' power play will test the rookie. But because of Letang's hit on Johansson they were going into Game 4 against the best team in the league during the regular season without a player that is not only their best defensemen, but is ...


Love returns to Cleveland, uncertain for Game Three

08 Jun, 2016

Love is in the NBA's concussion protocol after being hit in the back of the head during Game 2 on Sunday night. Love sustained a concussion in Game 2 on Monday night at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., when forward Harrison Barnes' elbow inadvertently flattened him as they fought for a rebound.


Penguins force Game 7

07 Jun, 2016

The 22-year-old's latest addition to his impressive playoff resume he began compiling last year was a late goal Sunday to force overtime against Pittsburgh in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals . "We'll kind of be in that maybe you can play, maybe you can't". Phil Kessel scored off Crosby's assist on a 5-on-3 power play with 1:14 left in the first period.


Warriors whip Cavaliers 110-77 to take 2-0 NBA Finals lead

07 Jun, 2016

Draymond Green scored 28 points, Stephen Curry added 18 and Klay Thompson pitched in with 17 as the Warriors produced the largest two-game combined margin of victory to open an NBA Finals. "It's pretty cool to know we've got fans all over and obviously it's inspiring what he does on the soccer field". Love played just under 21 minutes and finished with five points.


No stranger to adversity, Cavs have more of it in NBA Finals

07 Jun, 2016

It doesn't feel good. Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving was asked how different it is facing the Warriors after facing nothing like them in the first three rounds. Smith isn't known as a player who has a problem shooting, even when he's having a bad night, so his lack of offense was glaring. James agreed with coach Lue's decision and said that they will do anything that he instructs.


Colombian legend Gomez: James must quit Real Madrid because of THAT man

07 Jun, 2016

As he prepares for the Copa America, Rodriguez has communicated that his desire to play regular football has resulted in him wanting to quit the Bernabeu, and although Real have not changed their stance on the matter, they don't wish to keep a player against his will.


Manchester United Hires Jose Mourinho, Hopes He'll Resurrect Winning Ways As Manager

06 Jun, 2016

Discussing how he views the challenge that lies ahead, the 53-year-old explained, "We can look at our club now in two perspectives". "To become Manchester United manager is a special honour in the game", Mourinho said in a club statement.


Frenchman Gasquet to face Murray in French Open quarterfinals

06 Jun, 2016

Then he trailed 3-1 in the second-set tiebreaker, a critical moment. They even loved a tremendous point Gasquet lost, when he wound up flat on his back, leaving his arms, legs, shirt, socks and shoes caked with the rust-colored dirt. He cajoled a ball boy to join him in bowing for the spectators. Tsvetana Pironkova had been a set and 3-0 down against second seed Agnieszka Radwanska when the rain began to fall on Sunday evening but won 10 games on the resumption and completed a 2-6 6-3 6-3 ...


Test recall for Pakistan's Amir

06 Jun, 2016

The Pakistan team will have a two-week conditioning camp in England before it plays tour matches against Somerset and Sussex. Inzamam said that the doctors have declared Yasir Shah , Mohammad Hafeez and Zulfiqar Babar fit to play for the team.


Blue Jays lose 5-3 to Pedroia, Red Sox

06 Jun, 2016

Buchholz allowed one hit in an otherwise clean inning, his first relief appearance since August 17, 2008 - also against the Blue Jays . Toronto centre fielder Kevin Pillar made a nice sliding catch for the third out on bloop hit by Travis Shaw .


Murray Loses To Djokovic In French Open Final

06 Jun, 2016

Victory also allowed Djokovic to stretch his winning record over 29-year-old Murray to 24-10 overall and 8-2 in Grand Slams. ".So everyone here who came to watch is obviously extremely lucky to see it". "Perhaps. Thank you", Djokovic said. "One had to lose, but I am sure we'll be seeing you with the big trophy in the future". "I felt the tension and excitement".


Brock Lesnar Returning To The UFC At UFC 200

06 Jun, 2016

Lesnar ruled out a return to MMA last March after re-signing with the WWE . After quitting UFC, Lesnar returned to WWE in 2012 - where he originally made his name in the early 2000s - to battle the biggest names in wrestling. Helwani and two colleagues, an MMAFighting .com videographer and photographer, were tossed from the building and told they would not be welcome again to report at a UFC match.


Rider dies in Isle of Man TT

06 Jun, 2016

And Mr Shoesmith from Poynton, Lancashire, was killed in an accident on Sulby Straight during solo practice that same day. Thousands of bikers will complete a lap of the course later today to honour the two men who died and all the other racers who have lost their lives, The BBC reports .


Real Madrid celebrate conquest of Champions League

06 Jun, 2016

I am very proud to be part of this great club for a long time now. "We have asked that UEFA change the format of the Champions League because I believe that the current version is rather worn out". "It's impressive. I knew I was going to score the winning penalty; I was confident". "For seven years now I'm scoring more than 50 goals every year, but I am always asking more from myself".


Colombia scores 2 first-half goals, beats US in Copa opener

06 Jun, 2016

Colombia scored in the eighth minute off a set piece after defender Cristian Zapata lost his marker inside the box and capitalized from short-range. As the usa advanced the ball out of the back, midfielder Alejandro Bedoya and winger Bobby Wood dared teammates such as Michael Bradley or Brooks to try lobbing the ball over the top.


Why Penguins vs. Sharks is a Dream Stanley Cup Final

06 Jun, 2016

Assuming that doesn't happen, my prediction is that the beloved Los Tiburones will beat the Pittsburgh Penguins in six games. Only one team will take the final, glorious step that ends with players embracing the Cup while smiling through beards thick enough to house birds' nests.


Wales flanker Lydiate out of NZ tour

06 Jun, 2016

I'm not anxious about him, he'll be fine. He's a fantastic rugby player. Everyone has experiences which aren't pleasant but he'll be fine'. Scrum-half Rhys Webb was lively, winger Hallam Amos showed some nice touches (one dazzling run in the first half showed the combination of fast feet, strength and pace that Newport Gwent Dragons supporters know all about), flanker Ross Moriarty had a few moments but too many players were off-colour.


Rafael Nadal pulls out of French Open with wrist injury

06 Jun, 2016

As much as he wanted to go on court, and I know he wanted to try tomorrow, his doctor just told him, Don't do it. Rafa is a very passionate man. He plays with passion. Despite the new injury, Nadal is hoping he will be fit to play at Wimbledon next month. However, Wimbledon is only a month away. We tried to do all the treatments possible.


Indian-American children wins US Spelling Bee

06 Jun, 2016

The latter squandered two chances of winning the competition all by himself but held his nerve to spell the third word correctly and become the youngest champion on record. But Nihar missed his follow-up words, which put Jairam back in contention. "I'm just speechless. I can't say anything", Nihar said as he hoisted the trophy.


Manchester United in talks to sign Villareal's Eric Bailly

06 Jun, 2016

The 22-year old Ivory Coast global has only been at Villarreal for 18 months since being signed from Espanyol as a replacement for Gabriel Paulista, who moved to Arsenal. Bailly was not selected in the Ivory Coast matchday squad for their African Cup of Nations qualifier against Gabon on Saturday night (Ivory Coast won 2-1).


Djokovic beats Murray to win his first French Open title

06 Jun, 2016

Murray is trying his best to hang in, but trails 4-3 in fourth. He then held, pumped his fists and saved two match points before Djokovic sealed the match after a baseline rally. Aside from the first game, Murray was ideal in that set as he tried to become Britain's first male champion in Paris since 1935. Djokovic certainly found a reserve of resolve.


Frenchman Gasquet faces Murray in QF

05 Jun, 2016

It's Novak Djokovic vs. Dominic Thiem for a spot in the 2016 French Open final. "I got a good contact on a return at 3-3, and I remember at 3-2 I hit a drop shot and he had a backhand which hit the tape". WOMEN'S QUARTERFINALS: American Shelby Rogers could reach the semifinals before Serena and her older sister Venus Williams - who is also playing in the fourth round.


Garbine Muguruza new queen of Roland Garros

05 Jun, 2016

You know you've got to perform well. I've grown up playing on clay, so for me and Spain this is just wonderful. She spoke in French to the crowd, thanking spectators for their support. She saved a second set point with a crushing forehand. Williams had been well below her best in her previous two wins over Yulia Putintseva and Kiki Bertens and it was revealed by M arion Bartoli in commentary for ITV4 that the American had received treatment for a thigh problem.


Trump blasts PGA Tour for plan to move golf tournament to Mexico

05 Jun, 2016

Trump purchased the golf resort in 2012 and led a multimillion-dollar renovation of its Blue Monster course where the PGA tournament has been played. Cadillac has been the title sponsor for the event in recent years including this year's tournament in March.


Paes-Hingis to take on Sania-Dodig in mixed doubles final

05 Jun, 2016

Second seeded Sania and her Croatian partner Ivan Dodig beat French pair of Alize Cornet and Jonathan Eysseric 6-7 (6-8) 6-4 10-8 in a closely-fought second round match. At 2-3, Paes hit a slice into the net on the deciding point and Mirza and Dodig were back on level terms at 3-3. Hingis held serve impressively to consolidate the break for a 3-1 lead.


Rashford signs new Manchester United deal

05 Jun, 2016

The 74 points predicted would have seen United finish second in the table this season and return the club to Champions League football - but has never been enough to win the title. I find the intensity and the fact that the Premier League is totally unpredictable now fantastic". Charlton has previously been a harsh critic of Mourinho and was understood to have objected to his potential appointment when United were looking for a successor to Alex Ferguson in 2013.


Thompson's 41 points, 11 3s save Golden State's season

05 Jun, 2016

On Saturday, amid the steady drum beat of an arena rooting for him to fail, Thompson refused to let the Warriors fade away. His fourth three-pointer of the quarter cut Oklahoma City's lead to four. "We needed every single one of them". He said that he expects the Thunders to come prepared for a battle, and they will also be coming prepared for the battle.


Giroud scores 2 as France beats Scotland 3-0 in Euro warmup

05 Jun, 2016

Prediction: Winners - Though Deschamps is without several influential defenders and has been accused of racism for his omission of controversial figure Benzema, France's stock-piling of players makes them well-equipped to repeat the heroics from the 1998 World Cup - when they prevailed on home turf.



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