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Simona Halep, Jelena Ostapenko in title clash

The world number 47 is the first unseeded player to reach the final in Paris since Mima Jausovec in 1983. "I created myself some opportunities, but on t...


Vijay Mallya's presence at charity ball makes Team India squirm

Mallya had already been photographed watching from the stands as India thumped Pakistan in their Champions Trophy opener, challenging those who bristled ...


Kyung Kim wins LPGA Classic

Sandra Gal, of Germany, tees off on the fourth hole during the second round of the ShopRite LPGA Classic golf tournament, Saturday, June 3, 2017, in Galloway ...


Dufner leads at midpoint of Memorial Tournament

Daniel Summerhays is in second at minus-nine for the tournament. "Honestly, I've got so much to think about out there right now, " Summerhays said. "I've nev...


Near-perfect Kiwis take control of America's Cup qualifiers

New Zealand are seeking to avenge their 2013 defeat by Larry Ellison's Oracle Team USA in San Francisco and as the highest scoring of the challengers, will...


Serena Williams to have baby girl, says Venus

Footnote: Kuznetsova advanced to the third round , where she will play No32 seed Shuai Zhang after a 7-6 (5), 5-7, 6-3 win over Dodin. This is a match bet...


Arsenal set to rubber-stamp new Arsène Wenger contract

Chelsea ended up losing 2-1 to the Gunners as goals from Alexis Sanchez and Aaron Ramsey wrapped up victory for Arsenal despite Diego Costa's equaliser. ...


Why Manchester United flopped this season - Mata

However, despite a ideal start in the league after three games, United struggled and despite putting together a 25-game unbeaten run after losing 4-0 at Chel...


LeBron undaunted by challenge of facing Warriors in Finals

Cleveland came through the East by winning 12 of their 13 games and will look to defend their title against the Warriors , who were a flawless 12-0 as they ...


Derek Jeter Denies He's Trying to Buy Marlins After Yankees Retirement Ceremony

In addition to having his number retired, Jeter received a ring, a blazer and a plaque that will be placed in Monument Park. Josh Reddick homered off the fac...


Cavs blow out Celts to reach finals

Golden State was a 5½-point favorite in Game 1 with a total of 210. LeBron James and the Cavaliers have done it again. "Taking it day by day, and whatever h...


White Sox add Cuban OF Robert in deal that costs team $52M

He'll join peers such as Moncada, and hard-throwing pitchers Michael Kopech, Lucas Giolito and Reynaldo Lopez, who have White Sox fans dreaming of a brighte...


Kunitz's double-OT goal sends Penguins back to Stanley Cup

The Senators are 0-5 in Game 7s, the last setback coming in the first round to the New York Rangers in 2012. Yet here the Senators are, alive and still skating ...


McIlroy withdraws from BMW PGA Championship

I'd think you have to be 15-under par this year to have a chance". The bunkers were also redesigned since past year. Dyson has fond memories of the PGA Champ...


Spain Supreme Court confirms Messi fraud sentence

Messi was found guilty by a Catalan court last July on three counts of tax fraud between 2007 and 2009. According to the BBC, the case will now return to t...


Gritty Celtics stun Cavaliers to reduce series deficit

The Celtics got more and more easy shots as their comeback continued and it culminated in the game-winner, a buzzer-beating 3-pointer by a wide-open Avery Bra...


IndyCar 500: Drivers Dixon, Franchitti robbed at gunpoint

Dixon's wife, Emma Davies-Dixon, was also with the two drivers . All times will be erased for Sunday's nine-car pole shootout. Dixon still had to weather the...


Allardyce says Sakho deal must make financial sense for Palace

Manager Sam Allardyce said in March it would be hard to seal a deal amid reports Liverpool have set a £30million asking price, but Palace insist they will do ...


Billionaire Usmanov made $1.3 billion offer for control of Arsenal

Usmanov, the metals magnate, has clashed with Kroenke over the direction of the club and he has suggested the club's senior management has to take a firmer line...


Kane scores 4 as EPL runner-up Tottenham routs Leicester 6-1

Jokes aside, the 23-year-old had the ideal outing, taking command of the Golden Boot race with a four-goal display. Tottenham striker Harry Kane has targeted ...


Mauricio Pochettino pulls no punches after West Ham loss, admitting 'champions win'

Spurs are one game away from finishing the campaign with an unbeaten home record, and Lloris said: "My words didn't change even after this game - try to be foc...


NASCAR's Aric Almirola out 8-12 weeks with broken back

Almirola was involved in a fiery crash during Saturday night's NASCAR race at Kansas Speedway. Emergency crews carefully cut Almirola out of his vehicle, and th...


Perry pots victor, Ducks level National Hockey League playoff series 2-2

Perry fired a shot that banked in off Nashville defenseman P.K. Subban's stick and past goaltender Pekka Rinne. Playing with an empty net, Filip Forsberg forc...


Maria Sharapova to play in Wimbledon qualifying at Roehampton

Maria Sharapova announced Friday she will play in a qualifying tournament in advance of Wimbledon after she was denied a wild-card exemption into the French O...


What time is it? Who has qualified? Who can England face?

Reigning world champions New Zealand and struggling South Africa will also meet in a repeat of the 2015 semi-finals. Schmidt revealed after the draw that it...