• Ken Rosewall presents Rafael Nadal with French Open trophy
Ken Rosewall presents Rafael Nadal with French Open trophy

Up in the stands, Nadal's uncle Toni, his former coach, was nervous, too, "because I thought maybe we can have a problem", he said . Nadal's Grand Slam CV boasts 11 French Opens, three US Open titles, two at Wimbledon and one at the Australian Open.

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  • Messi Comments On Ronaldo Wanting To Leave Real
Messi Comments On Ronaldo Wanting To Leave Real

Salah enjoyed a stunning debut season at Anfield, scooping the Premier League Golden Boot en route to netting 44 goals in all competitions. Asked about whether Salah can challenge for the Ballon d'Or, Ronaldo said: 'Many people talk about the Cristiano Ronaldo-Messi battle but there are other players who have chances to enter the race.

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  • One million Golden State Warriors fans turn out for victory parade
One million Golden State Warriors fans turn out for victory parade

Durant's new deal will likely leave them scrambling to fill some reserve holes with cheap veterans , and they could use savvy wing players with big game experience as they seek a fourth title in five years next season. "We want to do this thing again". That's their job. They make too much money. The most obvious line in the video is "Looking like...

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  • Marcelo: Cristiano Ronaldo does not own Real Madrid - Neymar is welcome
Marcelo: Cristiano Ronaldo does not own Real Madrid - Neymar is welcome

After talking about his stint as a Real player in past tense , the five-time Ballon d'Or victor gave ambiguous answers when he was asked to clarify his post-match comments later in the day. "The future of any Madrid player is not important, we have just made history". He's an artist, one of the best players in the world, a key player to help us ...

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  • Warriors sweep Cavs for back-to-back titles
Warriors sweep Cavs for back-to-back titles

Durant is already curious about how young teammates progress next season. James had reportedly been wearing a soft cast when he wasn't practicing, playing or in view of the media, so this was the first time that fans actually witnessed him wearing the bandage - and Twitter immediately erupted with jokes about his first true "supporting cast".

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  • Sloane Stephens vs No. 1 Simona Halep in French Open final
Sloane Stephens vs No. 1 Simona Halep in French Open final

She had dropped the first set by a 6-3 margin, and it was clear that Stephens had a power advantage over her opponent. "It's really hard to play against a great friend, but I am pleased to be in the final for the first time", said Stephens who will rise to four in the world thanks to her deepest run in the French capital.

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  • Justify wins Triple Crown with victory at Belmont
Justify wins Triple Crown with victory at Belmont

There was a Hall-of-Fame trainer and a Hall-of-Fame jockey, side by side, sharing a moment and celebrating only the second horse to win the Triple Crown with an undefeated record . Experience has made him wiser, he said. Justify brought only $1,000 more than his reserve price at the Keeneland auction where he was purchased. The effort was enou...

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  • 'Record': Ronaldo will leave Madrid
'Record': Ronaldo will leave Madrid

Economic issues is not the problem for the 33-year-old forward but a lack of recognition , leaving Ronaldo to look at Serie A, Ligue 1 or the Premier League as his potential destinations. In comparison to his great rivals Lionel Messi and Neymar , there is no doubt that Ronaldo is underpaid. Ronaldo became one of the best players in th...

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  • Justify Arrives 'Safe And Sound' At Belmont, To Whinnies From Stablemates
Justify Arrives 'Safe And Sound' At Belmont, To Whinnies From Stablemates

He laid off until they headed into the turn for home, where he got bumped and ran wide but was rallying at the end. He came in here safe and sound. "Just being there and a racing fan, I was glad to be a participant and feel the electricity and energy from all the people and the fans that day".

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  • England's Gareth Southgate pleased with Marcus Rashford 'swagger' in win
England's Gareth Southgate pleased with Marcus Rashford 'swagger' in win

Jack Butland is also expected to start in goal, with other fringe players being given the chance to impress from the start as well. England manager Gareth Southgate was giving no clues as to his starting lineup for England's opening World Cup game but the performance of striker Marcus Rashford in Thursday's 2-0 win over Costa Rica ...

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  • Kevin Durant Explains Stone-Cold Glare After Drilling Dagger 3 Vs. Cavaliers
Kevin Durant Explains Stone-Cold Glare After Drilling Dagger 3 Vs. Cavaliers

He even had the highlight play of the series, a shot (which was really a pass) off the backboard to himself that he rebounded and viciously dunked. Golden State had yet to play a strong game from start to finish and were expecting the return of starting forward Andre Iguodala from a knee injury no later than Game 4.

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  • Nadal loses first French Open set for three years
Nadal loses first French Open set for three years

The Spaniard has a 7-2 record when losing the first set in Paris - which has only happened 10 times in his 86 matches at the tournament. The victor will face either Juan Martin del Potro or Marin Cilic , who were locked at 5-5 in a first-set tiebreak.

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  • Sharapova dumped out by clinical Muguruza
Sharapova dumped out by clinical Muguruza

Simona Halep went from out-of-sorts to on-target against Angelique Kerber, scrambling to every ball and staying the course to erase an early deficit. "I think I've developed a lot as a tennis player". "I think there is a lot of autobiographies out in the world, especially in the sporting world, that don't necessarily speak about whether they were...

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  • Mourinho makes his predictions for the World Cup
Mourinho makes his predictions for the World Cup

Footage of Fred's performance at Old Trafford have now emerged on YouTube and they show what kind of player Mourinho has signed. Jose Mourinho insisted in February that he had no intention of making any major signings at Manchester United this summer.

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  • NBA Finals Game 3 Player Ratings: Durant and LeBron trade stellar performances
NBA Finals Game 3 Player Ratings: Durant and LeBron trade stellar performances

With one more win, the Warriors can get the sweep, their second straight title and third championship in four years. They will have the opportunity to do it again Wednesday. It was a close game, perhaps a great game, but the outcome felt as inevitable as sunset. "This is the last team in the world you want to relax against".

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  • Warriors ready for Cavs and their home crowd
Warriors ready for Cavs and their home crowd

They lead the final series 3-0, and no side in history have come back from such a deficit. "Some of those shots, I don't think anybody in the world can hit those but him". After getting out of jail in the opening game of the series , the Golden State Warriors were back to their dominant selves in Game 2 of the 2018 NBA Finals.

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  • LeBron didn't want 'C-Webb' incident at Game 1 end
LeBron didn't want 'C-Webb' incident at Game 1 end

The Infinity Gauntlet glove offers unstoppable power to whoever wears it. The Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 122-103 on Sunday evening to take a commanding two-game lead in the NBA Finals series. The defensive deficiencies that plagued the Cavs all year were partly to blame, but credit the Warriors with putting Cleve...

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  • Manchester United Announce The Signing Of Fred Rodrigues
Manchester United Announce The Signing Of Fred Rodrigues

Fred made his senior debut for Internacional in 2012 before moving to Shakhtar in 2013. A stunning free-kick in the first leg of that tie was a glimpse of what Fred's talented left foot can produce. Which team are you supporting in the 2018 World Cup? Rumours were rife that the Red Devils had been chasing Fred since even before the Engli...

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  • Marco Cecchinato enjoys life-changing victory - French Open 2018
Marco Cecchinato enjoys life-changing victory - French Open 2018

Keys, the US Open runner-up to Stephens past year, will face Kazakhstan's Yulia Putintseva for a place in the semi-finals, after the world number 98 saw off Barbora Strycova 6-4, 6-3. Seeded 20th after a well-documented slump, Djokovic blunted Verdasco's explosive firepower with his signature counter-punching to book an unlikely last-eight date ...

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  • Stephen Curry hits wild, fadeaway 3-pointer over Kevin Love
Stephen Curry hits wild, fadeaway 3-pointer over Kevin Love

Golden State ended its run of slow starts by taking a 32-28 lead after the first quarter of Game 2 in the NBA Finals Sunday night. Former Celtics star Ray Allen set the previous record in 2010, when he made eight 3-pointers against the Lakers in Game 2 of that series.

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  • Arbaaz Khan summoned in IPL betting probe
Arbaaz Khan summoned in IPL betting probe

The police said, "The names of a Bollywood celebrity, contractors and builders are mentioned in the diary and we have got the list of bookies and are verifying it with Sonu Jalan". Jalan allegedly ran his betting racket from Dombivli in Thane district. The alleged kingpin of the betting scandal turned out to be a bookie named Sonu Jalan/Malad, with...

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  • Stanley Cup Final: Capitals edge Golden Knights to even series
Stanley Cup Final: Capitals edge Golden Knights to even series

Trotz did not provide an update when asked about Kuznetsov's status at his press conference. The Knights continued to push and pulled Fleury for an extra attacker, but Holtby and the Capitals kept them off the scoreboard the rest of the way to knot the series and wrestle away home-ice advantage.

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  • Fulham defeat Aston Villa in Championship play-off final to reach Premier League
Fulham defeat Aston Villa in Championship play-off final to reach Premier League

For winning the EFL Championship Play-off, Fulham get £160 million which will rise to £280 million should they survive at least one season in the Premier League . Yet even their American billionaire owner Shadid Khan knows it is the prestige of playing Manchester City, Manchester United and Liverpool next season that matters far more than ...

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  • Browns' Damarious Randall promises jersey to fans if Cavs lose to Warriors
Browns' Damarious Randall promises jersey to fans if Cavs lose to Warriors

According to ESPN's Darren Rovell, it's the most retweeted tweet in the United States between May 23 and May 29. A native of Pensacola, Fla., Randall has quickly discovered that Cleveland fans stick together and if you disrespect one team, you incur the wrath of the masses.

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  • Ash Barty and Serena Williams set up third round meeting after wins
Ash Barty and Serena Williams set up third round meeting after wins

Days later, she began experiencing life-threatening complications related to a pulmonary embolism that left her bedridden for six weeks. "I have given tennis so much, and tennis has actually given me a lot, and I couldn't be more grateful".

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