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Nothing goes right for Wawrinka in French Open loss to Nadal

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Nadal went through the tournament without dropping a set for the third time in his French Open career. He charged around Court Philippe Chatrier like a man on a mission in a one-sided showdown with a helpless Wawrinka , who looked bewildered as the tournament favourite ended a three-year wait for his 15th major title. Read More »

Draymond Green at center of heat in NBA Finals

In Friday's Game 4 , Green appeared to be on his way to being ejected after picking up what seemed to be his second technical foul of the game. However, it turned out that it was Green's first technical. "But still trying to figure out why I got the 'second" one". "I'm pretty sure Draymond won't get suspended for Game 5". And I said, 'Well, it's right here on the sheet that it was on Draymond .' And our scorers people said the same thing. Read More »

Penguins to stick with goalie Matt Murray for Game 5

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Neither is playing like one. Nashville Predators left wing Filip Forsberg (9), of Sweden, is congratulated by Frederick Gaudreau (32) after Forsberg scored an empty net goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the third period in Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Finals Monday, June 5, 2017, in Nashville , Tenn. Read More »

Hamilton equals hero Senna with pole in Canada

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The 32-year-old is now just three short of the all-time pole record set by seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher . While Mercedes have claimed the label of underdogs, they displayed plenty of bite on the Montreal track with Hamilton and Bottas swapping spots at the top of the timing charts through much of the session. Read More »

Five players Predators need to step up in Game 6

The Penguins played nearly the ideal tactical game to take a 3-2 lead in the series, which is why Hainsey said they'd be in good shape if they could replicate that performance in Game 6 Sunday in Nashville. It was Crosby who sent the message - with his vision, his creativity and, oddly, his fists. NOTES: Crosby now has 20 career points in the Stanley Cup Final, a new franchise record and one more than team owner Mario Lemieux. Read More »

Kevin Durant wanted absolutely no part of this LeBron James dunk

The ostensible victim of the dunk is Warriors center JaVale McGee , because McGee was the only Warrior willing to risk his dignity by trying to get in James' way. If Golden State indeed has this weakness, Iguodala and Kerr have done quite the job taming it, because no team has been able to figure out their Achilles' heel since mid-April. Read More »

Seager gets walk-off double in Dodgers' 5-4 win over Reds

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Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Alex Wood throws against the Cincinnati Reds during the first inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles, Saturday, June 10, 2017. Dodgers: The Dodgers activated Turner from the 10-day disabled list and batted him third. In their first career encounter, Clayton Kershaw hammered Stephen Strasburg with a three-hitter for seven innings, and Yasmani Grandal shot a tiebreaking double in the sixth inning as the Dodgers pulled off a 2-1 over the Nationals on ... Read More »

Live Streaming Of JN Racers Grand Prix; Bolt's Final Race At Home

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Bolt will race for the ninth time at the meet, part of the IAAF world challenge series, as part of his preparations for the world championships in London in August. "He ends his competitive career this year, but he does not end the image, and the legacy of course, that Usain will leave". Andre De Grasse isn't interested in considering the expectation that he'll take over the reins from Usain Bolt as the world's best sprinter when the eight-time Olympic champion retires later this year. Read More »

Japanese horse Epicharis scratched from Belmont Stakes

Tapwrit is the third horse to win a Triple Crown event this year. Last year's 3-year-old champion, Arrogate, is now the best horse in the world and his first graded stake was in last year's Travers, so anything can happen as we head into the summer months. Read More »

Blowouts more common than close games in Stanley Cup Final

Sidney Crosby had three assists, and goaltender Matt Murray had 24 stops in the shutout. Nashville will need more of that in Game 6 on Sunday if it hopes to force a deciding Game 7. "We came here with the mission to win the game and we didn't have the start or the game we wanted". "We've just got to do a better job in front of him". Read More »

LeBron not faulting Warriors for building super team

Not team has ever overcome a 3-0 deficit. "All I was looking at was the bottom of the net", said Durant who is playing his first season with Golden State. "It's probably the most firepower I've played [against] in my career", LeBron said. But Golden State got 31 from Durant, 30 from Klay Thompson and 26 from Stephen Curry . Read More »

Predators on brink as Rinne struggles again in Pittsburgh

Rinne has allowed 11 goals on 45 shots this series in games at PPG Paints Arena and is 0-3 in those contests . However, he chose to return the favor for his team, and offer up a gift of his own for his Penguins . It is the Stanley Cup Final, not Finals. Seriously, he was all over the ice, and should have won over plenty of new fans on Thursday night. None is more influential than Subban vs. Read More »

Kiwis beat British to reach America's Cup challenger finals

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The capsize meant Land Rover BAR won the race, giving them some hope of recouping some of their deficit against New Zealand who are now leading 3-1 in the best-of-nine race series. A visibly moved Skipper and CEO Dean Barker addressed the press after the racing highlighting the achievements of the team he and General Manager, Kazuhiko Sofuku, assembled less than two years ago. Read More »

England coach Southgate hails 'huge' Kane equaliser

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England seemed on course for a routine victory when Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain gave it the lead shortly after coming off the bench. Harry Kane struck for England in injury time after Leigh Griffiths had scored two wonderful free kicks in the final three minutes of normal time. Read More »

Real Madrid celebrates 12th European Cup with fans in Spain

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While it will be no consolation for the Juventus captain when he looks back on his career, he can not afford to dwell too much on those finals. 'It's Madrid's third Champions League in four years and my third as a professional. "I want to thank all of you", Zidane told fans as chants of his name rang around the Bernabeu. "My family is happy and I am happy so, yeah, we will continue what we are doing". Read More »

Charges dropped for Preds fan who threw catfish on ice in Pittsburgh

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Malkin added his ninth of the playoffs and second of the series just 15 seconds later and Rinne was skating to the bench in favor of backup Juuse Saros after stopping 21 of 25 shots. Subban was held off the scoresheet in the 4-1 loss in Game 2 , he picked up an assist in Predators' 5-3 loss in Game 1 . The Predators are also blowing away the Penguins in the faceoff circle, winning 62 percent of draws through 40 minutes. Read More »

Sweden beat New Zealand to level America's Cup duel

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I tried to grab some net or a bit of the boat and just must missed everything and ended up in the water. Team Japan attracted a penalty in the day's first race after crossing the start line a fraction too soon and could not bridge the gap. Read More »

ICC Champions Trophy: SL captain Upul Tharanga suspended for 2 games

Amla brought up his century off 112 balls but, with the very next delivery, David Miller fell for 18, scooping Suranga Lakmal to Prasanna. Apart from the series sweep by South Africa , Sri Lanka played out a tied series at home against Bangladesh , and its most disappointing performance came when it lost to Scotland in a practice match leading up to the Champions Trophy . Read More »

Cink, Cabrera Bello among 3 leaders at St. Jude

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Cink, Scott Brown , Matt Every and Colombia's Sebastian Munoz each shot 6-under-par 64 at TPC Southwind . A dropped shot on the 14th didn't halt his momentum as he birdied the par-5 16th. "This week has been different", Sharp said. "Then I played pretty solid the last few holes". Jones is tied for fifth with 2011 Masters champion Charl Schwartzel after posting six birdies, and three putting for his lone bogey on the 13th. Read More »

French Open Day 12: Match Points

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After coming back from the stoppage, Ostapenko served for the set at 5-2 and she won the last two points from 30-all to level the match at one set apiece. "Of course, it's good to have conserved your energy, but for Thiem I think I'd have liked to see him answer a few more questions", the Swede, in Paris as a presenter for Eurosport's daily flagship show "Game, Set and Mats", told Reuters. Read More »

Pogba: Mourinho is the 'Special One' because he wins

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Learning how to defend might be useful for the promising youngster as Mourinho is also notorious for keeping men behind the ball and countering opposition teams to devastation. Smalling, on England duty preparing for the game against Scotland on Saturday, confirmed there had never been an apology from his manager. With Zlatan Ibrahimovic out the door, and Wayne Rooney likely to follow - there will be few better to carry on the legacy of Manchester United forwards than the Gabon ... Read More »

Penguins Rout Predators 6-0 to Take 3-2 Cup Lead

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The health of Nashville defenseman Ryan Ellis is in question after he couldn't finish Game 5, and the Predators are offering no clues at all for Game 6 on Sunday night. Once again, the host has gotten off to an extremely strong start. Whether it was Crosby, Evgeni Malkin or Phil Kessel , the Penguins' best players were their best players. Read More »

Yankees rout Orioles, 16-3

Gary Sanchez hammered two homers and Michael Pineda struck out eight over seven innings as the Yankees beat the Red Sox, 9-1, on Thursday night at Yankee Stadium, taking two of three games of the series. Layne has a 7.50 ERA in 18 appearances this season, all in relief. It was a different story in the latest matchup between two promising 24-year-old arms. Read More »

Reynolds, Rockies win 7th straight, Cubs lose 4th in row 9-1

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This is a four-game set. Four Cubs watched Carlos Gonzalez 's popup plop into the grass behind the mound in the ninth with runners on first and second. The inning began with two quick strikeouts from Lester, but was then followed by back-to-back singles from Tony Wolters and Tyler Chatwood . Through his 11 starts, he has only reached the seventh inning once. Read More »

South Africa cruise to 7-wicket consolation win vs England

England beat South Africa by just two runs to win the second One-day worldwide at Southampton on Saturday to take an unbeatable 2-0 lead in the three-match series. "We're constantly monitoring him and trying to manage him as best as we can", Morgan said. Morgan has previously stated that, despite his impressive form, Bairstow is unlikely to feature in England's strongest XI for the Champions Trophy . Read More »