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Five uncapped players in Wallabies squad, Samu in limbo Five uncapped players in Wallabies squad, Samu in limbo
- June 02, 2018

While Wallabies boss Michael Cheika has picked five new caps in his squad of 32 to take on Six Nations Champions Ireland , including two Brumbies bolters wing/fullback Tom Banks and hooker Folau Fainga'a, who is now suspended for a heabdutt. (more...)
Gabriel to remain in National Basketball Association draft Gabriel to remain in National Basketball Association draft
- June 02, 2018

Gabriel averaged 6.8 points and 5.4 rebounds during his sophomore season, while Vanderbilt averaged 5.9 points and a team-best 7.9 rebounds in playing 14 games. Vanderbilt missed the first 17 games of the season due to injury and returned for the bulk of SEC play before missing the team's final six games. "God works in mysterious ways and presented me with a number of challenges to overcome". (more...)
R.I.s Donaldson forced to use underhand serves at French Open R.I.s Donaldson forced to use underhand serves at French Open
- June 02, 2018

It also showed - not just to others but, perhaps more importantly, to Zverev himself - that he can handle such occasions, that he is capable of doing what's necessary when the sets and hours add up, and that he is perhaps finally ready to stride into the very last days at a major. (more...)
SEC opens door for graduate transfer 'free agency' against Saban's objections SEC opens door for graduate transfer 'free agency' against Saban's objections
- June 02, 2018

The Southeastern Conference voted Friday to allow graduate students to transfer immediately among its member schools, eliminating the one year so-called "residency" requirement that previously stood in place. Public outcry poured in on Alabama, and eventually Smith got a waiver to play immediately for then first-year Bulldog coach Kirby Smart. In blocking Kennedy, Saban said Tuesday he was upholding an existing SEC rule. (more...)
IPL betting case: Will continue to cooperate with cops, says Arbaaz Khan IPL betting case: Will continue to cooperate with cops, says Arbaaz Khan
- June 02, 2018

Times Now , in its report , suggests that a five-member team including senior inspector Pradeep Sharma will be interrogating Khan, who was present at the station along with brother Salman Khan's trusted bodyguard Shera. Thane Police Commissioner, Param Bir Singh said that the interrogation was on and a DCP rank officer will brief the media after the cops had finished grilling Arbaaz. (more...)
French Open 2018: Defending champion Rafael Nadal eases into last 16 French Open 2018: Defending champion Rafael Nadal eases into last 16
- June 02, 2018

At times in my career, when I would scream or throw a racket, it would wake me up and help to free myself from that pressure that is just building throughout the match". Eighth seed Petra Kvitova eased into the third round with a 6-0, 6-4 victory over Spain's Lara Arruabarrena on Court One. After a quarter-final defeat by Dominic Thiem last year, Djokovic returned to Roland Garros not expected to challenge for the title following a year disrupted by an injury which needed surgery after the ... (more...)
Danny Farquhar throws out ceremonial first pitch weeks after brain hemorrhage
- June 02, 2018

Farquhar said he would lob a four-seam fastball tonight in his opening pitch, and said with a laugh he just wanted to hit the mitt. Farquhar was flanked by his family and the medical personnel who assisted him. "I came into the dugout, I immediately went to the trainer and told him I had head pains and then I passed out, and then I immediately started vomiting", Farquhar said. (more...)
Pray For This Ball Boy Who Got Destroyed At The French Open Pray For This Ball Boy Who Got Destroyed At The French Open
- June 02, 2018

The pair then traded breaks in the third set, and after Dzumhur stole ahead, he served out the set - but only after he saved two more break points in the 10th game. Sensing an opportunity Zverev stormed into a 5-1 lead in the tiebreak before levelling the match. Following his three-and-a-half hour match win over the Serbian, Zverev became enamoured with the distinct British accent when radio broadcaster Jonathan Pinfield asked whether Roland-Garros could be a turning point in his career. (more...)
Tyson Fury will 'smash through everyone' to prove he is best heavyweight Tyson Fury will 'smash through everyone' to prove he is best heavyweight
- June 02, 2018

Anthony Joshua poses with his belts after his WBA, IBF, WBO & IBO Heavyweight Championship title fight at Joseph Parker Principality Stadium on March 31, 2018 in Cardiff, Wales. However, Fury is adamant he is not underestimating Seferi. The 34-year-old has previously claimed he would even fight at heavyweight, but Coldwell claimed any showdown would likely take place at cruiserweight. (more...)
Johnny Manziel makes CFL preseason debut
- June 02, 2018

Masoli completed 8 of 13 passes for 115 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions. He played in two Spring League games in April before signing a two-year contract with the Tiger-Cats in May. Here's hoping for some more vintage Manziel. He threw away his ensuing first-down pass out of bounds and was called for intentional grounding because the ball failed to reach the line of scrimmage, resulting in second-and-32. (more...)
Zverev main threat to Nadal, bids to end Germany's French Open drought Zverev main threat to Nadal, bids to end Germany's French Open drought
- June 02, 2018

Serena, 36, will play her first major tournament at Roland Garros since returning to the court in 2018, months after giving birth to her daughter in September 2017. To the surprise of no one, Rafael Nadal is dominating the clay court season. After losing a close three-set match to world number one Simona Halep in Rome, Sharapova called her progress "a step in the right direction". (more...)
Morocco bid to host 2026 World Cup passes Federation Internationale de Football Association test Morocco bid to host 2026 World Cup passes Federation Internationale de Football Association test
- June 02, 2018

Morocco's risks relate to stadiums, accommodation and transport. However, Fifa's taskforce said it had obtained "enforceable government guarantees" which state the 12 host cities in Morocco will have a sufficient number of hotel rooms by 2026. (more...)
Max Verstappen takes 'hard lesson' from Monaco Max Verstappen takes 'hard lesson' from Monaco
- June 02, 2018

From the exceptional rise of Sebastian Vettel , to the brilliance and charisma of Daniel Ricciardo , to the determination and hunger of Max Verstappen - Red Bull has nurtured some of the most exciting, vibrant, tenacious racing drivers from wannabe stars to race winners and world champions. (more...)
Kyle Stanley Continues Good Run at 2018 Memorial Kyle Stanley Continues Good Run at 2018 Memorial
- June 02, 2018

The eagle got Woods to 5 under for the week, and he's suddenly in contention and just four shots off the lead at T-18 with plenty of golf left. He had to settle for a 70 and made the cut on the number. It was a throwback moment to the times when Tiger could take over an entire course with the enormity of his presence. In the case of Woods, he played so well from tee to green Friday as he threw darts at the flags, it should have been sooooo much better. (more...)
Sylvester Stallone working on film about Trump-pardoned boxer Jack Johnson Sylvester Stallone working on film about Trump-pardoned boxer Jack Johnson
- June 02, 2018

Johnson has recently been in the news after US President Donald Trump chose to pardon the sporting icon, who was arrested in 1912 due to his relationship with Lucille Cameron, which violated the Mann Act against "transporting women across state lines for immoral purposes". (more...)
Watch Darren Till's Harrowing UFC Liverpool Weight Cut Watch Darren Till's Harrowing UFC Liverpool Weight Cut
- June 02, 2018

When asked by Ariel Helwani on Monday's edition of The MMA Hour , Thompson said he believes if the fight was elsewhere - like Las Vegas - he would have ended up ahead on the scorecards. "First, the UFC coming to me as number-one contender after fighting the number-four-ranked guy in the division (Jorge Masvidal), going back even further and fighting the eighth guy, flying to his hometown, him not making weight". (more...)
MI coach John Beilein interviewed for Detroit Pistons head coaching job MI coach John Beilein interviewed for Detroit Pistons head coaching job
- June 02, 2018

Sources told ESPN that Beilein and former Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey met Thursday in MI with Pistons officials - a contingent that included new senior adviser Ed Stefanski and coaching search consultants Bernie Bickerstaff and Jim Lynam. (more...)
Cards' Alex Reyes returns from Tommy John surgery Cards' Alex Reyes returns from Tommy John surgery
- June 02, 2018

The MRI showed Reyes with a right lat strain, a strain that general manager Michael Girsch termed "significant". The Cardinals' Alex Reyes pitched four scoreless innings in his return from Tommy John surgery, and Orlando Arcia hit a go-ahead single in a two-run seventh to lead the Milwaukee Brewers over St. (more...)
Venus Williams, Serena Williams reach third round in doubles Venus Williams, Serena Williams reach third round in doubles
- June 02, 2018

Williams defeated Australian No.1. She missed the 2016 French Open while serving a doping suspension, then was denied a wild-card entry by the French tennis federation past year, when her ranking was too low to earn automatic entry. She is assured of taking at least one more bow in the singles draw. "It was really exciting to see so much African-American culture impacted in the wedding", she said. (more...)
Eddie Jones Fires Back At Criticism Over His England Training Sessions Eddie Jones Fires Back At Criticism Over His England Training Sessions
- June 02, 2018

Te'o first sustained the injury while playing for England during this year's Six Nations tournament. Eddie Jones says he is unconcerned by England's growing injury list, despite criticism of his training methods. "No-one on our staff has suggested they are, but Bruce is obviously an expert in training-ground injuries, so I'll have to be subservient to his greater knowledge". (more...)

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