• Belgium winger Hazard out with fractured right ankle
Belgium winger Hazard out with fractured right ankle

Hazard could miss up to eight weeks after a going through subsequent scan. According to reports in his homeland, Hazard returned to London today for surgery and is likely to miss the start of the Premier League champions' campaign. I'm a Chelsea player, I have another contract for three years. Mbappe scored 24 goals in 42 appearances fo...

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  • Dillon takes first Cup victory in delayed Charlotte race
Dillon takes first Cup victory in delayed Charlotte race

Richard Childress Racing driver Austin Dillon took his maiden NASCAR Cup victory in the delayed race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday evening. "I had to get off of it because I wanted to invite (the haters) down to the Wal-Mart parking lot". The win, of course, meant more than just the number on the side of the door.

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  • Andy Murray records milestone win to reach French Open quarter-finals
Andy Murray records milestone win to reach French Open quarter-finals

Murray has won almost $60 million in prize money - which is about 60 times more than Khachanov. Weary Del Potro, who beat Murray in the Davis Cup semi-finals previous year to avenge his defeat in the Olympics final, managed just 11 points in the third set.

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  • Durant, Curry spark Warriors win against Cavaliers
Durant, Curry spark Warriors win against Cavaliers

The Warriors need only two wins to become the first unbeaten playoff champions in NBA history, but after losing to the greatest comeback in NBA Finals history past year when Cleveland won from 3-1 down, Kerr isn't taking anything for granted.

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  • Warriors blow out Cavaliers again in Game 2
Warriors blow out Cavaliers again in Game 2

Their leader and reigning NBA Coach of the Year assuming his usual courtside seat, Curry received a special request from Kerr: "to play with passion and play with joy", Curry shared. The players appreciate him, the staff does, I certainly do. The 80-year-old Attles, who is wrapping up his 57th season with the Warriors , owns the longest active...

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  • Now adding to Cleveland's woes: Klay Thompson's shot is back
Now adding to Cleveland's woes: Klay Thompson's shot is back

While James has delivered - he had a triple-double on Sunday night in Game 2 - it hasn't been almost enough against the superstar-laden Golden State Warriors. We know this is far from over. Kerr had his hands full with the game, which featured physical play, eight sloppy turnovers by Curry and early foul calls on passionate forward Draymond Gree...

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  • It's a test to find Champions Trophy's context
It's a test to find Champions Trophy's context

Bangladesh at one point were teetering at 22-6, with fast-bowlers Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Umesh Yadav each taking three wickets in an impressive bowling display from India. Their twin exits in the 45th over brought in two new batsmen who hadn't faced a ball, and expectations of a bigger total dipped. In an interview after Pakistan's warm-up ...

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  • Tearful Muguruza unhappy with crowd as defending champion exits French Open
Tearful Muguruza unhappy with crowd as defending champion exits French Open

Speaking about her final in Stuttgart, she explained: "I thought the crowd was extremely tough there and I did not make any comment because it's sport". 74, but has regained some of her momentum this year with significant wins at Dubai, Doha, Indian Wells, and Miami, making it to the quarters and finals of those tournaments.

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  • Comebacks _ on both sides _ happening for Game 2
Comebacks _ on both sides _ happening for Game 2

The opposing triple-doubles in the postseason were the first scenario of its kind in the National Basketball Association since Game 2 of the 1980 Eastern Conference Finals between New York Knicks guard Walt Fraizer and Milwaukee Bucks center Lew Alcindor.

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  • Monster Is Really Making A Bang In NASCAR
Monster Is Really Making A Bang In NASCAR

Ross Chastain poses with the No. 15 Chevrolet he drove to a 20th-place finish Sunday in his first Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race. But it was Jimmie Johnson who won Sunday's 2017 AAA 400 Drive for Autism . "I was able to get the power to the ground", Johnson said of his restart. "We line-up double-file and somebody got loose and jus...

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  • Andy Murray roars into quarter-finals
Andy Murray roars into quarter-finals

The pair has never faced off before this meeting and the victor of this match will take on either Kei Nishikori or Fernando Verdasco in the quarter-finals on Wednesday. Khachanov , ranked 53, had beaten Tomas Berdych and John Isner to make the last 16, combining the swagger of youth with a big serve and even bigger forehand.

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  • Muguruza breaks down in tears, blasts 'disrespectful' French Open crowd
Muguruza breaks down in tears, blasts 'disrespectful' French Open crowd

Muguruza, 23, left her media conference briefly because she was so upset, before returning to reveal she was glad to relieve the pressure of being French Open champion. This means that the victor will be among the 12 women left in the draw - Mladenovic, Wozniacki, Jelena Ostapenko, Timea Bacsinszky , Elina Svitolina, Carlos Suarez Navarro, Petra...

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  • Novak Djokovic makes winning start with new coach Andre Agassi
Novak Djokovic makes winning start with new coach Andre Agassi

One step closer to a 10th Roland Garros. Should he achieve his dream of a "decima" the 30-year-old would become the first man to win 10 titles at any single grand slam event. But Mladenovic looked in massive trouble against Jennifer Brady, eventually fending off back pain en route to a 3-6, 6-3, 9-7 victory over the American.

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  • No panic for Qld after opening Origin loss
No panic for Qld after opening Origin loss

The Maroons weren't too bad in the second half either, but the Blues were just relentless. Only one New South Wales player has played more than 20 Origin matches and that's Jarryd Hayne. I'm sure plenty of Queensland fans wished that Billy had been on that field last night and for the first time in my adult life I'm thinking that Bob Katter was rig...

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  • Thad Matta out at Ohio State
Thad Matta out at Ohio State

The past two years, though, (or the past four, depending which insane Ohio State fan you're talking to) have been rough for the Buckeye faithful. He took the Buckeyes to nine NCAA tournaments, including six trips to the Sweet 16, three to the Elite Eight, two to the Final Four.

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  • Sri Lanka guilty of slow over-rate
Sri Lanka guilty of slow over-rate

De Villiers spoke at length about the need for calmness and intensity. First De Villiers took a standing jump to catch Kusal Mendis at midwicket with one hand just as the ball seemed to have cleared him. "We were slow between the overs. The umpire brought it to my notice in the 40th over that we were three overs behind", Tharanga told journalists...

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  • Griezmann confirms Atletico Madrid stay
Griezmann confirms Atletico Madrid stay

The Spanish club's appeal against a transfer ban for breaching Federation Internationale de Football Association rules over the signing of minors was rejected by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). "We talked to the leaders and we will be back for next season", added the 26-year-old. Atletico immediately described the CAS ruling as unfair a...

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  • After one last rout, champion Cavaliers give Celtics credit
After one last rout, champion Cavaliers give Celtics credit

After losing the Eastern Conference Finals to the Cavaliers in five games, the Celtics remained upbeat as they look to the future. James has scored 30 or more points in 11 of 13 games this postseason for the Cavaliers, who improved to 36-5 against Eastern Conference opponents in the playoffs since 2015.

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  • Huddersfield stars hit back at Holloway
Huddersfield stars hit back at Holloway

Terriers manager David Wagner also fancied humiliating Holloway, highlighting his comments during a post-match interview after Christopher Schindler scored the winning penalty in the shootout. "He has done a fantastic job, as have his support group, so yes, I would expect to see him back here next season". "It's huge what it means for Huddersf...

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  • Newcastle United prepared to meet Arsenal's asking price for Kieran Gibbs
Newcastle United prepared to meet Arsenal's asking price for Kieran Gibbs

Gibbs has fallen down the pecking order at the Gunners this past season and is now second choice to Nacho Monreal . According to a report by The Mirror , Newcastle United are to make a move to sign Kieran Gibbs from Arsenal this summer as Rafa Benitez aims to boost his squad for their upcoming season in the top flight.

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  • LeBron wants 'much better' from Cavs in Finals
LeBron wants 'much better' from Cavs in Finals

Steph made a great move, got by him. "That's what he does". Other than Kevin Love , who has been stuffing his own stat sheet for two games, and Kyrie Irving , who frankly is not keeping pace with Stephen Curry , none of the other Cavs has stepped up to the big stage.

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  • French Open to witness new queen
French Open to witness new queen

Mladenovic, who has been hampered by back problems, tops the tally of double faults produced at Roland Garros , having served 40 since the tournament started. In the men's draw, Rafael Nadal continued his emphatic form at Roland Garros with a straight sets win over fellow Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut.

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  • Andy Murray pays tribute to London terror victims after Paris win
Andy Murray pays tribute to London terror victims after Paris win

World No 1 Murray , the runner-up in Paris to Novak Djokovic in 2016, brushed aside Karen Khachanov of Russian Federation 6-3, 6-4, 6-4. Wawrinka, meanwhile, is 11-2 against quarterfinal opponent No. This time it was a lead Murray would not relinquish and he comfortably saw out the remainder of the set and, despite saving three break points,...

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  • Nadal qualifies for quarter-finals
Nadal qualifies for quarter-finals

Chung forced the contest into a deciding set as play resumed on Sunday, but the world number 67 double faulted on match point to gift Nishikori a 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (4/7), 0-6, 6-4 victory. Her best French Open showing was in 2002, when she lost to her sister Serena in the final. The major thing to me is that Rafael Nadal looks just as unstoppable...

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  • Partisan crowds are part of sport, says Mladenovic
Partisan crowds are part of sport, says Mladenovic

This was the biggest match of the women's tournament so far - 2016 victor against great French hope. The 23-year-old was booed and barracked by the Suzanne Lenglen crowd following her 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 defeat. In addition, all eight women who play in the fourth round Monday are seeking a first major title, so it will be the first French Open sinc...

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  • Luck and perfect tennis sends Nishikori to French Open QF
Luck and perfect tennis sends Nishikori to French Open QF

It was the first third-round meeting between two Asian players at Roland Garros , with 21-year-old Chung conceding Saturday's weather delay arrived at an inopportune time. "It was a great honor to play with Kei ". It was really fast and good stroke-making. "But I hit the ball pretty well for the most part". Japan's Kei Nishikori fought off ...

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  • I've one more shot at Champions League before retirement, Buffon insists
I've one more shot at Champions League before retirement, Buffon insists

Ahead of the highly-anticipated game, Buffon had spoken of his desire to get his hands on the Champions League trophy describing a victory in the final as "the ideal end". Buffon celebrated wildly when Mario Mandzukic superbly cancelled out Cristiano Ronaldo's opener in a thrilling first half against Real Madrid. Gareth Bale , like Modric a form...

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  • Champions Trophy: New Zealand v Australia rained off after Kane Williamson century
Champions Trophy: New Zealand v Australia rained off after Kane Williamson century

Australia came into this game as favourites, but New Zealand played like they were in charge from the start of the match . Meanwhile, Luke Ronchi kept wicket in the triseries, then opened with Guptill against India at the weekend in a warmup and scored a 63-ball 66.

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  • Warriors' Steve Kerr to coach in Game 2 of NBA Finals tonight
Warriors' Steve Kerr to coach in Game 2 of NBA Finals tonight

But that wasn't enough. And Golden State guard Klay Thompson , lately in an uncharacteristic shooting slump, finished with 22 points and seven rebounds. "But the second half, I think we settled in, tried to play simple and defensively just tried to contest their shots", Durant said. "He just generates so much force to the game.

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  • Kerr return adds gloss to big win for unstoppable Warriors
Kerr return adds gloss to big win for unstoppable Warriors

I'm excited, and it's good to be back". "The intention is tonight and the rest of the series". Kerr had his hands full with the game, which featured physical play , eight sloppy turnovers by Curry and early foul calls on passionate forward Draymond Green , whose protestations could have triggered at least one technical.

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  • Ranked Andy Murray eases into French Open quarterfinals
Ranked Andy Murray eases into French Open quarterfinals

Nishikori, who has won just two of 10 matches against Murray , added with a smile: "I mean, always, you know, when we play, it's always a battle". Losing that opener on a disputed line call cut Del Potro deep. Admittedly, Khachanov has never won successive grand-slam matches until this tournament. Halep admitted coach Darren Cahill didn't minc...

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  • Seahawks sign Austin Davis over Colin Kaepernick
Seahawks sign Austin Davis over Colin Kaepernick

The Seahawks waived backup quarterback Jake Heaps to make room for Davis on the 90-man roster. The Seahawks have said they are confident Boykin will be available for the season but it has also been known they wanted to give him some competition for the backup job.

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  • Holloway stops Aldo in 3rd, wins UFC featherweight belt
Holloway stops Aldo in 3rd, wins UFC featherweight belt

Jose Aldo may be down as champion, but his legacy will live on forever in the 145-pound division - the division he built and fighters he helped craft to beat him. His ability to keep the fight where he wants it keeps his opponents off balance and often forces them into mistakes. "We'd love to get an MMA fight in by the end of the year ..." "And ...

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  • Trump criticizes London's mayor, again
Trump criticizes London's mayor, again

She said , "It is wrong to say anything else", as he was working hard with her and other stakeholders. Trump had first criticized Khan Sunday, tweeting, "At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London says there is "no reason to be alarmed!" ".

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  • Kevin Durant corrects Draymond Green, says he scored 54 points on Green
Kevin Durant corrects Draymond Green, says he scored 54 points on Green

For the second game in a row, albeit this time things were a little slower to get out of hand, the Warriors simply ran away from the Cavaliers in another demoralizing defeat for the LeBron James-led Cavaliers . "Both of them, to me, it seemed like it's personal for both of them". "They're going keep to coming, man", Curry said. We ha...

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