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French Open 2017: Simona Halep and Jelena Ostapenko reach final

The third seed, who won in Madrid and reached the final in Rome during the claycourt season, is confident she is now a better player. Halep, watched by Romanian Olympic gymnastics legend Nadia Comaneci, only hit eight winners but Pliskova's 24 unforced errors proved key to the outcome. Read More »

Stan Wawrinka Defeats Murray to reach French Open Final

From this point past year until the end of the season, Murray lost just three matches and hoovered up eight titles. The Swiss has won all three Grand Slam finals in which he has appeared - in 2014 he beat Nadal in Australia and then Novak Djokovic in the 2015 Paris final and again in last year's US Open finale. Read More »

Roland-Garros. "Il peut en gagner quinze !"

Trop puissant, trop fort pour Wawrinka, il en est désormais à 15 tournois du Grand Chelem. Décidément, le n°1 mondial Andy Murray n'y arrive pas, sur la terre battue de Roland Garros . Stan Wawrinka n'est pas invincible en finale de Grand Chelem. Entre Murray et Wawrinka, " remake " de la demi-finale de l'an passé gagnée par l'Écossais, l'opposition de style a été caricaturale et le dénouement longtemps incertain. Read More »

Penguins' Sidney Crosby Strangely Hurls Water Bottle Onto Ice From Bench

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My opinion has now shifted, mostly because Sidney Crosby has raised his battle level and shown that he's going to do whatever it takes to win. Conor Sheary scored 1:19 into the second period to make it 4-0 over Nashville. The catfish have become the unofficial mascot of the series as Nashville fans have taken to throwing it like Detroit Red Wings fans with octopi. The Predators weren't shaken then, much like the Penguins aren't shaken now. Read More »

Champions Trophy: Australia vs Bangladesh, match abandoned due to rain

The result leaves Australia with two points after two games, knowing that they will need a win over England to be safe from group stage elimination regardless of the other results unless more matches are rained off or end in a tie. I was happy to keep playing through the rain. The Australian batsmen also struggle in their last match and the team Australia set and revised target of 235 in 33 overs, managing only 53 for three in nine overs and this is also most probably feedback any ... Read More »

Nadal eyes record 10th French Open title

Well, perhaps he should brush up. After the quarter finals saw two bagels being played out, the eventual loser throwing in the towel in the closing stages of a match, Murray's efforts were noteworthy as he managed to break Wawrinka's serve and avoid the humiliating 6-0 soreline. Read More »

Walters: Score would have been different if Thurston played

If these big guys can really muscle up and overpower Queensland then it will allow James Maloney and Mitchell Pearce just to play fast over the advantage line and it will allow our strike weapons to really see some football and hopefully cause some havoc. Read More »

Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata AGREES to Man Utd move

English fans struggle to put that label on their own, but 29 league goals from 30 appearances suggests it is accurate, with only four other players across Europe's top five divisions scoring more. Manchester United are hopeful of completing a £150 million double deal in the next few weeks as their transfer plans start to take shape. He had an admirer in former coach Vicente del Bosque and has scored three times for new boss Julen Lopetegui, including a late equaliser in Wednesday's 2-2 ... Read More »

Tite ponders Brazil changes after Argentina loss

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Jesus had reassured fans of his condition after the game, tweeting "I am fine", but he will still need to undergo surgery as he bids to be fit for the beginning of the 2017-18 season. "I think that some of our preparation wasn't the best, but in the game the team played well and defended the Argentina shirt". With the second half came the force of Gabriel Jesus , who forced Romero into a reflex save just before the hour mark. Read More »

Keyshawn Johnson Jr. Cited for Marijuana Possession on Nebraska Campus

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Police were called to the dorm after a residence director detected possible drug use, leading to Johnson's citation. Nebraska freshman WR Keyshawn Johnson Jr. He was the 49th-ranked wide receiver and the 38th-ranked prospect out of the state of California overall. Johnson is the son of former National Football League wide receiver Keyshawn Johnson. Read More »

PTV Sports Live, India vs South Africa for ICC Champions Trophy 2017

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Ashwin atleast has some natural variations, including the off-break which is his stock ball. The loss in the previous game can give some contemplation, but given that they lost a rain-shortened game, it's unlikely that they are going to tip the balance of the side that and it obviously worked well for them. Read More »

Stan Wawrinka vs. Rafael Nadal French Open 2017

He claimed the Musketeers Cup without dropping a set in the tournament for the third time , having lost only 35 games en route to achieving what has been dubbed "La Decima". Whether Wawrinka can physically compete with Nadal on Sunday remains to be seen. Rafa Nadal, who has now won 15 grand slam titles in total, was never troubled in the final. Read More »

Warriors pull off late comeback to shock the Cavaliers

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And it didn't matter. But Lue is still looking for some kind of production from his bench which scored a grand total of 11 points. Before Game 3, Cavs head coach Tyronn Lue was asked about his insistence on continuing to play at a fast pace against Golden State, a recipe for disaster considering the Warriors' ability to score in transition. Read More »

Draymond Green picks up double-double in Game 4

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No team has erased a 3-0 deficit in any series. It's unsafe, and not for the faint of heart. James finished with 31 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds to move past Magic Johnson , while Kyrie Irving led the Cavaliers with 40 points. Read More »

AB de Villiers fit to face India in crucial Champions Trophy clash

India bowled an astounding 141 dot balls which is equivalent to 23.3 maiden overs out of the 44.3 overs that South Africa batted. It was a safe start by South Africa with both Amla and India's nemesis in recent times De Kock not taking any undue risks in the first 10 overs that yielded only 35 runs. Read More »

Like a knife in my side - Woakes frustrated by tournament-ending injury

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Finn's call-up has been approved by the Event Technical Committee of the Champions Trophy and he is available for Tueaday's match against New Zealand in Cardiff. The emphatic victory of England over Bangladesh in the opening match of the Champions Trophy could not gratify as Chris Woakes sustained a side injury during the match. Read More »

Alvaro Morata closing in on Manchester United

Morata is thought to be the next name of Mourinho's summer wishlist. However, Madrid president, Florentino Pérez will be looking to make as much from this deal as possible having acted on a £30m buy-back clause from Juventus last summer, and is reportedly looking for €90m (around £79m). Read More »

Nadal convoite son dixième titre face à Wawrinka — Roland-Garros

Grâce à ce quinzième titre du Grand Chelem , Rafael Nadal dépasse Pete Sampras et devient seul dauphin de Roger Federer , toujours intouchable (18 titres). Contre Wawrinka , il a été éblouissant de maîtrise. La suite n'a été qu'une promenade de santé. - Vers la place de N.1 mondial? Wawrinka, le plus vieux finaliste à Paris, à 32 ans, depuis Niki Pilic en 1973, n'a jamais trouvé de solution . Read More »

First Formula E win for India's Mahindra team

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A slick stop kept the red and white vehicle in front of the ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport of di Grassi heading into the second stint. Di Grassi, meanwhile, was satisfied with his day's work, given the issues with his auto - the Brazilian was also nursing a sore ankle after injuring it during a football match earlier in the week. Read More »

Ibrahimovic to leave Manchester United

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In one season with Manchester United , the 35-year-old was prolific in front of goal, scoring 28 times in 41 appearances across all competitions. United have offered Ibrahimovic the opportunity to continue his rehab with the club and could yet offer him a new deal after being impressed by his recovery. Read More »

Penguins melt Predators, pull ahead in Finals series

In simple terms, the Nashville Predators want to break serve with a road win while the Pittsburgh Penguins want to break a two-game losing streak. Juuse Saros replaced Rinne for the start of the second and promptly got scored upon. "I'm not an official so I'm not going to judge what's over the line and what's not", Subban said. The Predators know exactly what they need to do better against Pittsburgh. Read More »

GP du Canada - Essais libres 3 : Vettel signe le meilleur temps

Lance Stroll, qui découvrait le circuit pour la première fois de sa carrière, a testé les limites de sa Williams et commis quelques erreurs de pilotage qui lui ont coûté d'importantes fractions de seconde. Pas de consignes non plus entre les équipiers de chez Red Bull, Max Verstappen et Daniel Ricciardo, séparés par un dixième en troisième ligne devant Felipe Massa, toujours à l'aise sur les bords du Saint-Laurent, les Force India de Pérez et Ocon, la Renault d'Hulkenberg clôturant un Top 10 ... Read More »