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by | June 06, 2017 | 07:09

At 1-all in the third set - del Potro took the first, then lost the second - there was the startling way Almagro paused at the baseline, placed his hands on his knees and shook his head, then fell backward onto the court. It was a very patchy performance from Murray, who started poorly and then got himself into trouble again at the start of the fourth set before mounting a comeback.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:35

The player, who scored 16 league goals last term, will undergo his rehabilitation in Cobham and is expected to enter talks over a new contract, despite having three years to run on his £200,000-a-week deal. To be honest, I don't know which offers will arrive. If the club win - or at least come increasingly close to winning - the Champions League , Hazard may add a few years to his couple of years.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:04

About 25% of the spellers this year have made it to the National Spelling Bee before. The spelling bee champion will receive more than $40,000 in cash and prizes, including a trip to NY to appear on " Live with Kelly and Ryan " and a trip to Hollywood to be a guest on ABC's " Jimmy Kimmel Live! ".

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:47

The Cleveland Cavaliers built themselves into a championship team by playing with pace, hustling on defense and shooting well from three-point range, but all of those were noticeably absent over the first two games of the 2017 NBA Finals .

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:27

A tearful Grande told the crowd: ' "Manchester, I love you with all my heart'". The star-studded concert was set up by Ariana Grande to raise money for the victims and families of those affected by the terror attack at her Manchester MEN arena gig on May 22.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:23

Although Fernando Alonso didn't win the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, he most likely won himself some new fans stateside. "It's true that before coming here some of the questions were how you can trade Monaco race for Indy 500 ..." "I need to keep pursuing this challenge because winning the Indy 500 is not completed".

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:16

Durant was spectacular once again, with 33 points, 13 rebounds , six assists , five blocks, and three steals. James would finish up with 29 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds and that wasnt even the most impressive line of the night.

by | June 06, 2017 | 07:06

Durant: "Every hater all the same/I'm feeling like the world is Skip Bayless and I'm LeBron James". It might sound far fetched, but according to ESPN's Chris Haynes , the two superstars collaborated on a hip hop song while working out together in Akron during the National Basketball Association lockout in 2011.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:02

Chase Elliott; 6. Daniel Suarez; 7. The story was similar in the Camping World Truck Series event in which Briscoe - also the polesitter - couldn't recover and finished 12th, one lap down. He became the first to win two IndyCar races in a weekend since Scott Dixon pulled off the feat four years ago in Toronto. However, I'd still recommend taking one of the big names starting up front to give yourself the best chance of gaining exposure to the all-important dominator categories.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:09

Golden State improved to 14-0 this postseason and is trying to become the first group to go unbeaten all the way to a title. But perhaps the best play of the game so far goes to Stephen Curry , who put LeBron James in a blender en route to scoring in the third quarter.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:59

They have to do it quickly or Cavs-Warriors III could end up being a much shorter series than the first two editions of the Finals trilogy that the teams split. James was equally spectacular with his own triple-double of 29 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds, but yet again didn't get almost enough help to keep up with the Warriors' depth.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:19

And all of those that called for the loyalty card to be tossed were proved almost perfectly correct in game one of the 2017 State of Origin series . It's over. Not just the first State of Origin match between New South Wales and Queensland at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, which NSW won 28-4, but Queensland's era of Origin dominance.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:53

Or, maybe LeBron James and crew bounce back after Game 1. James' performance saw him tie Magic Johnson for most triple-doubles in the history of the NBA Finals with eight. They went a flawless 12-0 against their three opponents, Portland, Utah, and San Antonio. Coming to a tough environment, we knew it was going to be tough, but they won the first two games.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:27

Sailing in a ideal 13-15 knot breeze, strong starts and boat speed were the key factors in the Kiwi team dominating both races. While Sir Ben Ainslie conceded a race for the first time in his illustrious sailing career, the AC50 showed little improvement over her competitor in the final race of the day.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:49

Kane Williamson of New Zealand is run out by Pat Cummins of Australia during the ICC Champions Trophy match between Australia and New Zealand at Edgbaston. This was left-armer Starc's first match since the second Test against India in March and Smith backed his spearhead to come good in their second match of the one-day worldwide tournament against Bangladesh.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:57

Lawmakers stood in silence as a mark of respect for victims during a session of Parliament attended by Afghan Ambassador to Australia Wahidullah Waissi. The intensity of the blast was such that windows were shattered in shops, restaurants and other buildings up to a half mile from the blast site. The Taliban says it was not involved.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:41

Turns out they made a mistake-and Ko gets to keep her crown a little bit longer. Ko is still No. 1 in the newest rankings, extending her reign to 85 consecutive weeks, though by the slimmest of margins. Ko spent 84 weeks at the top, and has been ranked No.1 for 103 weeks overall, a record. Meanwhile, at the ShopRite LPGA Classic this weekend, In-Kyung Kim held defeated two-time defending champion Anna Nordqvist to win her fifth tour title.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:25

A four-star point guard according to 247Sports' composite rankings, Waters is the No. 41 overall player in the class of 2017. Jalyn Patterson and Skylar Mays are the other two point guards on the roster right now. The Tigers also signed Natchitoches Central guard Brandon Rachal, Lafayette Christian wing Galen Alexander, Victory Rock Prep (Fla.) forward Mayan Kiir and junior college guard Daryl Edwards as signees.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:08

The Ukrainian managed to hold serve, however, which allowed Martic to serve for the match at 5-3. PARIS (AP ) - A combination of luck and flawless tennis helped Kei Nishikori reach the quarterfinals of the French Open . The 21-year-old, ranked 53rd in the world, eliminated 13th-seed Tomas Berdych in round two before beating big-serving John Isner, seeded 21st, in four sets.

by | June 06, 2017 | 06:02

Antoine Griezmann has committed to staying at Atletico Madrid next season, saying it would be a "dirty move" to leave the club after its transfer ban was upheld. "We talked to the leaders and we will be back for next season". On Thursday it was announced that Atletico's transfer ban, imposed due to irregularities with the signing of underage players, will stand.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:40

After the almost 3-hour tussle in a rematch of the 2016 Rio Olympics final he won, Murray declared the last two sets "definitely" the best he's played on clay this season. Alize Cornet and Caroline Garcia , who are barely on speaking terms after falling out, will face each other in all-French fourth-round clash at Roland Garros.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:35

Citing unidentified law enforcement sources, WFTV said in a live streaming broadcast that four victims and a shooter had died. According to the Orange County Sheriff's Office Twitter account, they are working a shooting scene with "multiple fatalities".

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:24

According to David Anderson in the Mirror , the Allams were "impressed" with Slutsky to the point that they now believe he is "the best candidate to win them promotion back to the Premier League". Abramovich, who has owned Chelsea since his takeover in June 2003, sees him as a "project" to improve the reputation of Russian football., though, Slutsky he could soon resume his managerial career.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:24

On Aug. 8, 2014, he assaulted Mack and a man who was with her at her Las Vegas home. War Machine was arrested by U.S. Marshalls and local law enforcement officers on August 15, 2014, in Simi Valley, Calif., after having fled Las Vegas sometime after the brutal August 8 attack involving Mack and Thomas.

by | June 06, 2017 | 04:48

While James has delivered - he had a triple-double Sunday night in Game 2 - it hasn't been almost enough against the superstar-laden Golden State Warriors . Nonetheless, the 2017 NBA Finals has continued to surge in terms of reported television ratings. Cleveland Cavaliers' coach, Tyronn Lue was texting Kerr throughout his six-week absense.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:35

Davis' career record in Paris is now 1-6. Other seeded men advancing included No. 7 Marin Cilic and No. 10 David Goffin, while No. 14 Jack Sock, the top-ranked United States of America man, and No. It took Mladenovic almost three hours to win 3-6, 6-3, 9-7. Djokovic confirmed that should he make the second week of the tournament, he'll be flying solo.

by | June 06, 2017 | 05:23

They lost their last seven wickets for 37 runs after captain Kane Williamson´s excellent innings of exactly 100. New Zealand (squad): Kane Williamson (captain), Corey Anderson, Trent Boult , Neil Broom, Colin de Grandhomme, Martin Guptill , Tom Latham, Mitchell McClenaghan, Adam Milne, Jimmy Neesham, Jeetan Patel, Luke Ronchi (wicketkeeper), Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee and Ross Taylor.

by | June 06, 2017 | 04:57

Panthers coach Ron Rivera said Newton is expected to throw next week for the first time since his March surgery to fix a partially torn rotator cuff. With the addition of Christian McCaffrey and Curtis Samuel , the Panthers are trying to evolve their passing game to feature more quick passes from Newton.

by | June 06, 2017 | 04:46

This type of interview format doesn't help, as LeBron James skipping the podium reminded us . I think at the end of the day, I think everyone talks to officials. James and Smith got to the locker room unharmed. Maybe that's what it will take - an angry James - for the Cavs to regroup. He pushed the tempo relentlessly in the first half, tying his postseason career-high with the 14 assists and finding ways to the rim against Golden State's smaller looks.

by | June 06, 2017 | 03:58

Eight-year-old Mili Hernandez was not allowed to play in a Nebraska soccer tournament because the organizers thought she looked like a boy . But apparently none of that matters to officials at the Springfield Soccer Club girls tournament, Fox8Live reports .

by | June 06, 2017 | 03:33

Despite questions from Earnhardt fans about whether or not Richard Childress - Dillon's grandfather - should ever bring the auto back to the track, he was justified on Sunday. He ran in the teens most of the night before finishing 10th. "It's an opportunity to gain more points", said the winless Chase Elliott , who starts third.

by | June 06, 2017 | 03:41

Johnson was glued to the set as he sat on a dirty old couch at home in El Cajon, California. Johnson tells the story of taking a cross-country trip with his family and stopping at a Hardee's. "I'm kind of learning that as the days go on when my son (Brexton) is 2 years old; I see where it came from". "He did what he had to do to get the best launch that he did", Larson said of Johnson.

by | June 06, 2017 | 03:12

The duo put together an opening stand of 47 runs in nine overs before pacer Buvneshwar Kumar struck the first blow for India by trapping Shehzad leg before. India-Pakistan match failed to generate excitement says Shahid Afridi . They scored 124 in those last eight, and the momentum went to India. Top-order batsmen Rohit Sharma (91 runs in 119 balls), skipper Virat Kohli (81 not out), Shikhar Dhawan (68 runs in 65 balls) and Yuvraj Singh (53 runs in 32 balls) were the major ...

by | June 06, 2017 | 03:25

Former top-ranked Caroline Wozniacki is through to the fourth round of the French Open after beating American teenager CiCi Bellis when their match resumed. Cilic, who started the claycourt season with a tournament win in Istanbul is yet to drop a set for the tournament and will come into his match with Wawrinka fresh as he looks to go even further in his best-ever Roland Garros performance.

by | June 06, 2017 | 03:15

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell also announced Tuesday that the league is relaxing on the fines for touchdown celebrations . But there will be many more acceptable options to choose from after the National Football League approved three general categories of celebrations: using the ball as a prop; going to the ground; and group celebrations.