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by | June 07, 2017 | 07:17

Explaining his reaction, Del Potro said: "Too much frustration". "I had great opportunities in the first two sets. I think he will have very few complaints, if any, of how he played". "I think we are going to see a lot more of her", Wozniacki said. Former US Open champion Marin Cilic continued his smooth progress seeing off Feliciano Lopez , who was limited by a neck injury, 6-1, 6-3, 6-3.

by | June 07, 2017 | 07:58

That left the New Zealanders still well-placed on 254-4 but a late-innings flourish failed to materialize, and paceman Josh Hazlewood taking the final three wickets in a four-ball span for career-best figures of 6-52 off nine overs. With Luke Ronchi, once an Australia player, thrashing a brisk half-century, New Zealand raced to 117 for one in the 16th over. Kane Williamson (100) rotated the innings well while the odd boundaries were coming from the blade of Ross Taylor (46) and the ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 07:14

All was right again for the Warriors with their leader back in his usual spot on the bench. There is a coaching proverb, so ingrained among the brethren that it seems to have been carved in a stone tablet in the book of Pat Riley , that says this: A series doesn't start until the home team loses a game.

by | June 07, 2017 | 06:17

Nashville's Calle Jarnkrok was the first to get the puck past Matt Murray , scoring 5:09 into the first period. It was his first goal in the Final since 2009, but it wasn't almost enough. Singer and actress Carrie Underwood , who's married to Predators captain Mike Fisher , admitted that she hadn't gotten her husband a birthday present.

by | June 07, 2017 | 07:14

Today's Google Doodle is a sure hit as it involves a tiny but brilliant cricket game to mark the beginning of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 . Many spoofs and versions of the ad were created by fans and it was the most trending topic throughout the tournament.

by | June 07, 2017 | 05:35

I appreciate everyone still coming out to support us and Im grateful I can perform in front of you.”. If Murray had been told a fortnight ago that he would be in the quarterfinals, with a match against Nishikori to come, he probably would have taken it.

by | June 07, 2017 | 06:12

On that occasion, Mercedes could not get its tires to work properly compared to its rivals, and Wolff hopes this year's performance in Monaco is a similar situation. Now trailing Ferrari by 17 points in the constructor's championship, Mercedes has its work cut out for it if it wants to repeat as champs. " I'm expecting an interesting weekend in Canada ", said Wolff.

by | June 07, 2017 | 05:07

It was announced on Monday that The former Newcastle and Ivory Coast midfielder had collapsed while training with Chinese club Beijing Enterprises, but the cause is as yet unexplained with a post-mortem examination still to take place. The midfielder started his career in Belgium with Anderlecht and also represented Twente and Roda JC in the Netherlands, as well as making 52 worldwide appearances for Ivory Coast.

by | June 07, 2017 | 06:09

It added to the misery for Juventus , who were comprehensively beaten by Real Madrid in Cardiff . After winning his fourth Champions League title (three for Real and one for Manchester United ), Cristiano has global duty, representing Portugal in the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russian Federation - his first game is two weeks from now on June 18.

by | June 07, 2017 | 05:28

State Sen. John Astle, D-Annapolis, released a statement Tuesday, saying if he was elected mayor he would work toward a clean energy economy and meet important climate goals. The Paris accord is meant to limit the global rise in temperature attributed to emissions. Mr Trump repeatedly claimed it put the U.S. economy and American workers at a "disadvantage" when there are numerous studies showing that implementing renewable energy and emissions reduction measures actually help the economy ...

by | June 07, 2017 | 04:49

Novak Djokovic hopes to create something "long term" with Andre Agassi , but is also seeking to appoint a coach who can work with him on a full-time basis. And I think it helps the game. "I'm here because I believe he deserves it, and it's good for the game to have him at his best, and I respect anybody who is looking for more from themselves".

by | June 07, 2017 | 05:35

Sunday's game drew an average of 20.1 million viewers, up 13 percent from Game 2 previous year and the most for a Game 2 since Chicago and Utah met in 1998. "We're never anxious about him and his shooting and the spotlight that's on that", Curry said of Thompson. Coming to a tough environment, we knew it was going to be tough, but they won the first two games.

by | June 07, 2017 | 05:45

Andy Murray produced arguably his best performance of the year to defeat Juan Martin del Potro and reach the fourth round of the French Open . The three-time Grand Slam champion has never won at Roland Garros, and never faced unseeded Russian Karen Khachanov , either.

by | June 07, 2017 | 06:02

Griezmann has been linked with a move away from Atlético , who last week saw the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) reject their appeal against a suspension that means they will not be able to register any new players until January 2018.

by | June 07, 2017 | 05:43

Defiant - and some might argue delusional - in the face of a 2-0 deficit to the postseason-perfect Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals , the defending champions are sticking with their plan. It's also what made Curry's crazed celebration after the basket so telling. "It was a momentum swing". Stephen Curry contributed 10 rebounds , 11 assists and a steal, recording his first triple double in the NBA Finals.

by | June 07, 2017 | 04:54

Meeting with media, Belichick deflected several questions regarding his role in accessing Patriots' signal caller's health and the fact the organization has never filed a formal injury report for any such concussions. Today we have been in contact with the NFLPA and will work together to gather more information from the club's medical staff and Mr. Brady. "Football, like he had a concussion past year".

by | June 07, 2017 | 05:17

The target for Pakistan was revised to 289 in 41 overs as rain once again affected the match. Initially, the battle used to be between Pakistan's bowling and India's batting which was dominated by Pakistan in the late 90's. Mohammad Amir was the pick of Pakistan's attack with none for 32 in 8.1 overs. Yet, the left-arm fast bowler was unable to complete his full allocation of overs because of cramp, despite being repeatedly on and off the field on what was a cool day.

by | June 07, 2017 | 05:19

Nadal continued his ruthless form at Roland Garros by dispatching Spanish 17th seed Roberto Bautista Agut 6-1, 6-2, 6-2 to match Roger Federer's mark of last-eight appearances in Paris . I think Rome was a combination of everything. Meanwhile, No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki returned to the quarterfinals for the first time since 2010, eliminating 2009 champion Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-1, 4-6, 6-2.

by | June 07, 2017 | 05:15

Some of the language in question ? Each of the women will spend a half-inning in the commentary booth and the team will stream the goings on in the booth-"well, at least the better-looking half of it!" The team said in a statement , "Since an eight looks like an hourglass, what better way to remind the world that baseball needs no clock than to feature 18 hourglass-shaped commentators".

by | June 07, 2017 | 04:56

After leaving the Lions, Belichick spent one season as an assistant with the Broncos before moving on to NY, where he was a Giants assistant for 12 years - the final six as defensive coordinator. "I'd entertain any possibility", Garoppolo told reporters after Tuesday's minicamp session . There's so much going on with OTAs and training camp right around the corner, that's where my focus is.

by | June 07, 2017 | 02:01

Victory meant England were through to the last four of a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day worldwide teams regardless of the outcome of their last group match against arch-rivals Australia at Edgbaston on Saturday. All-rounder Ben Stokes played well for his 48 before getting out as Anderson returned best figures of 3/55 while Milne also took three wickets for the cost of 79 runs.

by | June 07, 2017 | 00:22

That's when K.D. stepped into correct him... Ultimately, you may not feel much sympathy for James and his status as a four-time MVP, three-time National Basketball Association champion and eventual first-ballot lock for the Hall of Fame, but that doesn't make the sight any less unusual to behold.

by | June 07, 2017 | 01:28

To be back here after some hard times is really good and I'm just thoroughly enjoying being back and I'm looking forward to the week ahead". He said: "It was tough but it was one of the most rewarding experiences I've ever had". In an attempt to take them out of their comfort zone, the players were put through a number of drills, including a four-mile hike with 21kg on their backs.

by | June 07, 2017 | 02:06

They issued a very pointed statement against the Jets , via NFL.com : "Very disappointed in the timing of this event and the decision". Davis, who played with the Jets from 2012 to 2015, had 99 combined tackles in 15 starts for the Cleveland Browns a year ago.

by | June 07, 2017 | 01:55

Rinne was nearly flopping around like this guy once upon a time. Rinne gave the crowd even more to cheer about later in the second, logging a trio of close saves in just about as many seconds on another Crosby breakaway. The moment Superman seemingly found his cape in the middle of a hockey goal. Frederick Gaudreau has scored on a wraparound, giving the Nashville Predators a 2-1 lead early in the second period against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final .

by | June 07, 2017 | 00:54

He guided the Warriors to a 132-113 win, Golden State's NBA-record 14th consecutive postseason win. LeBron James huffed and puffed and took a seat in the second half, the Warriors house still standing strong against his best efforts.

by | June 07, 2017 | 01:31

That's when K.D. stepped into correct him... Although the Cavs didn't lead off on their best foot in the NBA Finals , LeBron James , 32, has got his head on straight. Sadly, Tristan Thompson , 26, went scoreless in Game 1, and J.R. Smith, 31, hasn't been delivering. It was 2-0 past year, and we lost. "It's human nature to let your guard down, human nature, 2-0, everybody in the world 'It's over, it's over, '" Livingston said.

by | June 07, 2017 | 00:48

Defeated in the 2003 and 2015 finals, the 39-year-old admitted in the build-up to the Cardiff showdown he could not let slip this chance to finally get hold of the only major trophy to elude him. "I hope to return many more times and that we can celebrate many more titles (in the future also)". "I've worked double sessions for three, four weeks to get myself ready for this and recover from the surgery".

by | June 07, 2017 | 00:43

On Sunday, she lost to France's Kristina Mladenovic in the fourth round, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3. "I think the rain help [ed] me a lot, because I was really down in the fourth set and mentally I wasn't ready", admitted Nishikori. According to reports on social media, one so-called fan had told her to " f*** off back to Venezuela". "It was a disputed match". "I'm playing at home".

by | June 07, 2017 | 00:56

World No. 290 and qualifier Petra Martic reached the last 16 with a 6-1, 6-1 win over Latvian 17th seed Anastasija Sevastova. But what that score does not reveal is that Thiem was weakened having beaten claycourt king Rafa Nadal the previous round.

by | June 07, 2017 | 01:43

In separate statements , the Secretary-General expressed his deepest condolences to the Afghan people and government and stated that those responsible for today´s attack must be brought to justice. The French and Canadian embassies were also damaged in the blast, as were the offices of broadcaster 1TV Afghanistan. "We can not say yet exactly what the attack was directed against [as] the explosion was in the diplomatic quarter", a spokeswoman from the German Foreign Ministry said.

by | June 07, 2017 | 00:44

The Portugal superstar's opener was cancelled out by an astonishing Mario Mandzukic strike, but goals from Casemiro , Ronaldo and Marco Asensio secured Madrid's third Champions League triumph in four years and 12th in total. - won three Champions League titles in four years, joining 1974-76 Bayern Munich (1974-76), Ajax (1971-73) and 1956-60 Real Madrid (1956-60) as teams that won three European Cups in four years.

by | June 07, 2017 | 01:14

We just have to sustain effort over the entire game. "So I think that's a luxury we have with KD". We know how hard it is to be the best team in the league. He's not just a catch-and-shoot guy from three, he can handle the ball and run the break, he can put the ball on the floor and get to the rim, and he's also key to a very stout defense.

by | June 07, 2017 | 01:26

United had reportedly called off a move for the forward and any hopes Jose Mourinho had of reigniting interest in Griezmann appear to be over. Atletico had appealed against a transfer ban put upon them by Federation Internationale de Football Association in the CAS.

by | June 07, 2017 | 01:09

Game Three is in Cleveland on Wednesday. Is Kevin Durant the real best player in the National Basketball Association? And despite disagreeing with Pierce about Durant being the best in the league, fellow analyst Chauncey Billups continued the praise of Durant, noting his five blocks and defensive effort.