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WTA criticises reasoning for Maria Sharapova's French Open wildcard snub

Sharapova was broken to love in the first game of the match and was unable to recover in the first set, but took advantage of errant Lucic-Baroni serving to level. Roger Federer has received backing f...

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Big names drop out of Carragher and Neville's teams of the season

Former Liverpool star Carragher opted for a back three to mirror the formation Chelsea used to win the Premier League title, with eight of his team selected from the newly crowned champions and their ...

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Steve Kerr Reportedly Plans to Attend Spurs vs. Warriors Game 1

Steve Kerr Reportedly Plans to Attend Spurs vs. Warriors Game 1

This was the first game Kerr attended since taking an indefinite leave of absence in the middle of the first round because of complications from back surgery nearly two years ago. On Sunday, dressed...

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Ian Poulter and Sergio Garcia ready to make it a Players special

Ian Poulter and Sergio Garcia ready to make it a Players special

When they stood on the 16th tee, Scott was 10 shots ahead of Garcia. The Masters champion, competing in his first tournament since his Augusta triumph shot a hole-in-one at The Players Championship ...

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Sharapova vows to 'rise up again' after French Open snub

He said that although he felt pressured, given fans' expectations, the need to "protect the game" made him decide not to do any favors because of someone's popularity. "But it didn't seem possible for...

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EPL: Arsenal keep top-four hopes alive with Southampton win

Olivier Giroud doubled Arsenal advantage in the 83rd minute following a Sanchez cross and an Aaron Ramsey header before Giroud executed the clinical finish, also with his head. It is a season that cou...

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Keys For the Cleveland Cavaliers Success In The Eastern Conference Finals

Game 7 between the Boston Celtics and the Washington Wizards in the Eastern Conference semifinals hasn't disappointed yet, but Wizards guard Bradley Beal sure has. I'm going to tell those guys, 'it...

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Celtics Have Plenty Riding on the NBA Lottery

Celtics Have Plenty Riding on the NBA Lottery

This time at least, it's not a one-player draft. In history, Minnesota has only had the top overall pick one time and they used it to select Karl Anthony Towns in 2015. In order to keep its pick, Lo...

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Eagles will sign former Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount to one-year deal

Eagles will sign former Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount to one-year deal

Expect the Eagles to move on from Ryan Mathews in the wake of Blount's acquisition. The Patriots acquired him in a trade with Tampa Bay in 2013, and Blount signed a one-year deal with the Steelers the...

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Aaron Hernandez Legal Team Discussing How Abatement Impacts Patriots Contract

Therefore this doctrine, called abatement ab initio , now erases Hernandez's first-degree murder conviction from 2015 in which he was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. ...

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Warriors trounce Spurs without Leonard for 2-0 series lead

Coach Gregg Popovich may look to surround Aldridge with several shooters on the perimeter. So, call it like it is, and we didn't come to play. To borrow a phrase from WWE announcer Jim Ross, the War...

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Sharapova must move on from French Open snub: Shriver

Giudicelli dropped the bombshell shortly before Sharapova, who tested positive for heart disease drug meldonium at last year's Australian Open, was due to face Croatian veteran Mirjana Lucic-Baroni at...

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Mourinho: 'Crazy' schedule impacting on Man United stars

Mourinho: 'Crazy' schedule impacting on Man United stars

However, while final opponents Ajax completed their domestic season on Sunday - a day on which United lost 2-1 at Spurs - Mourinho's men face Southampton at St Mary's Stadium on Wednesday before compl...

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Andre Iguodala out for Warriors with soreness in left knee

The play that completely changed the game.... Public perception can be such that many were thinking the Spurs were going to destroy the Kings even worse in Game 2 . Stephen Curry led the way, scorin...

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Spurs look just fine in evening series with Rockets

Spurs look just fine in evening series with Rockets

He rose to his feet but was unable to put any pressure on his left leg, so he was carried off the court by rookie guard Dejounte Murray and center Dewayne Dedmon . "We just have to go out there and...

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Kelly Olynyk Doesn't Think He's A Dirty Player: 'That's Ridiculous'

The altercation earned Oubre, a key reserve for Washington , a flagrant-2 foul from the officiating crew and a first-half ejection. However, if the Wizards win and make things 2-2, the momentum wou...

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Predators Continue Home Winning Streak, Beat Ducks 2-1 In Game 3

Well, that's up for debate. After a 1st period on Friday in which the Ducks looked tired and hungover from a Game 7 victory against the Edmonton Oilers , the team again looked like they had just ba...

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Coutinho Nets Brace, Liverpool Edged Closer To Champions League

Victory in that game would secure Liverpool's place in the top four. Now a win against already relegated Middlesbrough at Anfield on Sunday's final day of the season will ensure five-time European...

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Ankle sprain will keep Leonard out of Game 2

He then accused the former Dallas Mavericks centre of having a history of foul play: "This particular individual has a history with that kind of action". The Spurs will be at a disadvantage for Game ...

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No French Open wildcard for Sharapova

Sharapova was hoping to be welcomed back to her favorite tournament, where she won in 2012 and 2014 and scheduled her return from a doping ban as a probable buildup to the tournament. After the ban ex...

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