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Konta admits to doubts after another early Roland Garros exit Konta admits to doubts after another early Roland Garros exit
- May 31, 2018

Though she broke early in the second to apply some pressure, Putintseva regained her composure and she made no mistake in seeing the match out. "So it's not something I would like to buy into, and I don't think I do". And then, yeah, I'll be looking to play a strong and full hard-court season in the United States and then into Asia". The 23-year-old from Kazakhstan joins the similarly unheralded Julia Gorges and, from last year, the then world number 109 Hsieh Su-wei in sending Konta ... (more...)
Jeremy Lin fires back at Jalen Rose's comment about Nets Jeremy Lin fires back at Jalen Rose's comment about Nets
- May 31, 2018

With the show taking place in Brooklyn, he used the Nets as an example and guaranteed that the players don't text each other during the offseason. While discussing Cassius Marsh's comments about the Patriots not having fun, the former National Basketball Association player made the point that professional players on losing teams don't have fun. (more...)
David Warner & Cameron Bancroft: Banned batsmen to play in Darwin Strike League David Warner & Cameron Bancroft: Banned batsmen to play in Darwin Strike League
- May 31, 2018

The NT Chief reckons that they will add great value to the competition and help the youngsters develop their game big time. Watson ruled out a return to worldwide cricket and said that new players should be given the opportunity. Australian cricketers Cameron Bancroft and David Warner. Warner copped a 12-month suspension from Cricket Australia for his role in the Cape Town cheating scandal, with the governing body painting the opener as the architect of a plan to illegally tamper with ... (more...)
French Open 2018: Simona Halep rewarded for patience after risky start French Open 2018: Simona Halep rewarded for patience after risky start
- May 31, 2018

The top seed eventually claimed victory on a third match point when Bolelli dumped a forehand into the net. The Russian appeared to be cruising at 6-1 3-1 ahead but Holland's Richel Hogenkamp suddenly had her on the ropes, taking the second set and racing 3-0 ahead in the decider. (more...)
Augusta's Broc Everett birdies first playoff hole to win NCAA individual title Augusta's Broc Everett birdies first playoff hole to win NCAA individual title
- May 31, 2018

I just wanted to win an event, any event. "I just stayed patient and fortunately I was able to make a birdie on No. 18, that was really cool". "This wasn't even in my mind and five years later it finally happened". Mancheno did well to chip it across the green into the rough, and he chipped that one to a few feet to save par. "I was fortunate to get another chance - and a good look", said Everett, a senior at Augusta. (more...)
Dana White Gives Update On Conor McGregor’s Next Move Dana White Gives Update On Conor McGregor’s Next Move
- May 31, 2018

The Russian was supposed to fight Tony Ferguson for the belt, however, that fight ultimately fell through for a fourth successive time after Ferguson withdrew from the bout with a knee injury. At the post-fight press conference, he confirmed that meeting never happened. "I don't know when it's going to be but now we talk about this with the UFC", Nurmagomedov said (transcript courtesy of MMA Fighting ). (more...)
Follow Tiger Woods's first round
- May 31, 2018

Woods tees off this week in suburban Columbus, Ohio just two weeks shy of the 10-year anniversary of his 14th and last Major Championship success at the 2008 US Open at Torrey Pines in California. He has never missed the cut in 15 tries, but in his most recent appearance (2015), Woods shot his highest score as a pro - an 85 in the third round. The Memorial will be his ninth tournament of 2018. (more...)
Premier League champions close to signing Riyad Mahrez and Jorginho Premier League champions close to signing Riyad Mahrez and Jorginho
- May 31, 2018

Manchester City are closing in on the double signing of Leicester winger Riyad Mahrez and Napoli midfielder Jorginho , with both deals possibly to be completed by the end of next week. Jorginho's agent, Joao Santos, recently admitted finding an agreement with City would not be a problem. "We're waiting for the Italians' response, I don't think they've rejected offers". (more...)
Chelsea shelve plans for new 60,000 seater stadium
- May 31, 2018

Chelsea have announced that the proposed redevelopment of Stamford Bridge has been put on hold due to "the current unfavourable investment climate". The club claim that the plans have been put on hold due to "the current unfavourable investment climate". (more...)
New Zealand Offer Australia 'Mysterious Deal' In Exchange For Pete Samu New Zealand Offer Australia 'Mysterious Deal' In Exchange For Pete Samu
- May 31, 2018

Meanwhile, the 26-year-old's Super Rugby coach Scott Robertson said he was pleased that Samu was in Cheika's plans and would abide with whatever was worked out between the two governing bodies. If Samu isn't made available, Cheika said newcomer Caleb Timu and Lukhan Tui were possible contenders to play at No.6 for the series opener in Brisbane on June 9. (more...)
History made as South Africa name Siya Kolisi first black Test captain History made as South Africa name Siya Kolisi first black Test captain
- May 31, 2018

Malotana added that SA Rugby must use Kolisi to market the sport at schools around the country through sustainable programs. Nick Mallett was coach and Andre Vos captain. I think it would be great if we could keep the traditional things that people talk about us, and where people used to fear us. The 26-year-old - who has played 28 worldwide Tests - replaces the injured Warren Whiteley as captain. (more...)
Lampard in Derby talks Lampard in Derby talks
- May 31, 2018

For the former Champions League victor, it would be a real step into the unknown but according to the same report, Chelsea u-18 coach Jody Morris is looking set to join him in his new position. Derby had also been linked with Brentford manager Dean Smith, who was also on West Bromwich Albion's shortlist, but Lampard will bring something different to a club that has struggled to get out of the second tier. (more...)
Former champ Wawrinka knocked out of French Open in… Former champ Wawrinka knocked out of French Open in…
- May 31, 2018

I didn't play very well, but I won in three sets", said the 20th seed, who will next face Spanish qualifier Jaume Munar. Paris: Former French Open champion Stan Wawrinka continued to struggle with form and fitness as he was dumped out in the first round by Guillermo Garcia-Lopez on Monday, a defeat which will send his world ranking plummeting, but Novak Djokovic cruised through in straight sets. (more...)
Giroud joins Zidane on 31 goals as France beats Ireland 2-0 Giroud joins Zidane on 31 goals as France beats Ireland 2-0
- May 31, 2018

France's Olivier Giroud celebrates scoring the opening goal during a friendly soccer match between France and Ireland at the Stade de France stadium, in Saint Denis, north of Paris , France, Monday, May, 28, 2018. "The most important thing for us is to feel good on the pitch, really, feel prepared for the World Cup and ready to go". It was the first meeting of the sides since Antoine Griezmann's goals gave hosts France a 2-1 win in Lyon in the round of 16 of the last European ... (more...)
French Open 2018 - Rogerio Dutra Silva vs Novak Djokovic Preview French Open 2018 - Rogerio Dutra Silva vs Novak Djokovic Preview
- May 31, 2018

Former champion Novak Djokovic began his campaign with 37 winners in a 6-3 6-4 6-4 win over Brazil's Rogerio Dutra Silva . Later, A visibly struggling Stan Wawrinka put up a valiant effort but eventually lost to Guillermo Garcia-Lopez in the opening round. (more...)
Chelsea interested in signing Alisson
- May 31, 2018

However, one name that hasn't cropped up before (until now), is that of Courtois, who is doing his best to get out of Chelsea . According to Gianluca Di Marzio , Liverpool are keen to sign Courtois if he is to leave Chelsea in the current transfer window. (more...)
Confirmed: Zinedine Zidane leaves role as Real Madrid manager Confirmed: Zinedine Zidane leaves role as Real Madrid manager
- May 31, 2018

Madrid finished 18 points behind Barcelona in La Liga this season but salvaged their campaign in stunning style, beating Liverpool in to win the Champions League . How can I ask more from the players? But when he takes a decision the only thing we can do is respect it. After doing three years, it's the right decision. (more...)
Kyrie Irving missed Game 7 vs. Cavs due to deviated septum surgery Kyrie Irving missed Game 7 vs. Cavs due to deviated septum surgery
- May 31, 2018

And that's not really in Ainge's nature . "I'll never go out and try to step on no one's toes", said Rozier. "You know, obviously Kyrie Irving is Kyrie Irving". "That's what people say", Smart said. I personally think this will be a seven-game series for these two talented teams. "I want to be here, so that's the plan right now". (more...)
Zinedine Zidane leaves Real Madrid five days after winning third Champions League
- May 31, 2018

I think many won't understand but I know it's the right time. Zidane became the first coach to win a third straight European Cup when Real beat Liverpool 3-1 on Saturday, capping a remarkable period in his first job in senior club management. (more...)
Frank Lampard appointed Derby County manager on three-year deal
- May 31, 2018

Chelsea youth Coach Jody Morris is set to join Lampard's coaching staff as his assistant. "I know it won't be easy - managing a football team never is - but I'm here to work hard". Rowett guided two-times English champions Derby to the playoffs last season, where they were beaten 2-1 on aggregate by Fulham, who went on to earn promotion to Premier League. (more...)

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