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Venus Williams Marks 20th Anniversary with Victory

Venus Williams Marks 20th Anniversary with Victory

Tennis champion , Serena Williams is said to be expecting a baby girl. Venus Williams began her 20th Roland Garros with a 6-4, 7-6 (3) win over China's Wang Qiang on Sunday. Kvitova, a semifinalist in 2012 and seeded 15 this year, faces America's Julia Boserup , the world number 86 who is making her French Open debut. Read More

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Man City chairman says Aguero won't leave, hopes Toure stays

Man City chairman says Aguero won't leave, hopes Toure stays

It appears those talks have gone well and Aguero will be staying at City for at least another season. "Absolutely there was never any doubt about that", he said about the possibility of Aguero leaving. City fans will be delighted to hear Aguero will be staying as part of a lethal attacking unit next season. Al-Mubarak admits the club will embark on another massive spending spree to land some of the world's biggest stars for Guardiola. Read More

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Walker pitches LSU to SEC tourney title, 4-2 over Arkansas

Walker pitches LSU to SEC tourney title, 4-2 over Arkansas

That secured the Tigers' record 12th SEC tournament championship and gave LSU (44-17) the league's automatic seed in the NCAA tournament, for which regional pairings will be announced today. Spanberger was named tournament MVP. "I knew I couldn't just throw soft cookies in there because they would capitalize", Parrish said. "It's the first time Brady (Singer) has been hit like that the whole year". Read More

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Makarova stuns top seed Kerber in French Open 1st round

Although maybe not, considering how Kerber has fared lately. Kerber won the Australian Open and U.S. Open , and was the Wimbledon runner-up, in 2016, surging to the heights of tennis. She showed the weight of the occasion only at the end, dropping her racket to the clay and turning to her support camp with hand over mouth in disbelief. Read More

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Back on court after knife attack, Kvitova wins in Paris

Back on court after knife attack, Kvitova wins in Paris

When Boserup threatened to pull back from 3-0 to 3-2 in the opening set, Kvitova roared and pumped her fist when she saved a break point. “The belief and the mind, the heart, its really important, ” Kvitova said afterward . I'm happy with the game, of course, but I mean, it wasn't really about the game. So I'm glad that I didn't. Both her hand and her buoyant psyche held up well in the Czech star's opening match against American Julia Boserup , who was making her French Open main-draw ... Read More

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Zidane Comments On UCL Final Battle With Juve

Zidane Comments On UCL Final Battle With Juve

Cristiano Ronaldo's first leg hat-trick ultimately proved decisive and Real will seek to become the first side to defend the trophy in the Champions League era when they face Juventus in the final in Cardiff on May 3. "We'll go there with everything we've got and we'll fight to produce a good performance to finish the season strongly". Atletico kept their hopes alive on Wednesday by scoring two early goals to ignite the crowd at the packed Calderon. Read More

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Diego Simeone to stay at Atletico Madrid

Diego Simeone to stay at Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid ended their season on a high, as a brace from Fernando Torres helped secure a 3-1 win over Athletic Bilbao at the Vicente Calderon . Sunday's match was the last at the Vicente Calderon as Atletico prepare to move into their new Wanda Metropolitano stadium for the start of the 2017-18 season. Read More

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Alisher Usmanov's enormous improved offer to Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke

Alisher Usmanov has made a £1bn bid to buy out the majority shareholder at Arsenal , according to Sky sources. Usmanov now owns 30% of the club as opposed to Kroenke, who owns a controlling 67% stake in the Gunners. Usmanov recently stated his belief that Arsene Wenger should begin the process of identifying the club's next manager, describing the long-serving manager as Arsenal's "main symbol" and "main asset". Read More

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Manchester City Zabaleta announcement opens door for Bilic — Transfer Focus

We play for a lot of important things, so they have to come to support us more than ever and to express the gratitude to one of the most important players in the whole history of Manchester City. Pablo Zabaleta has already been confirmed as one to leave the club, with Guardiola dishing out the highest of praise to his defender. "Both they have quality enough to see who wins the game for the side". Read More

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Kim, 21, becomes youngest victor of Players

A run of nine pars in succession on the back nine was enough for Kim to seal victory, while Spain's Rafa Cabrera Bello produced a far more spectacular finish to claim a tie for fourth with Stanley. The bogey on the 18th was only the second for Poulter over the final 46 of the tournament. It was the great Jack Nicklaus who always espoused the mantra that "success depends nearly entirely on how effectively you learn to manage the game's two ultimate adversaries: the course and yourself". Read More

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Title chase slip-up left us demoralised, says Spurs' Pochettino

Spurs will bring an end to their 118 year stay at the Lane so it's sure to be an emotional affair but sadly for the north Londoners they have very little left to play for. Tottenham's Danny Rose will miss out on a farewell appearance at White Hart Lane as he continues his recovery from a knee injury. Demolition work on the Lane, Spurs' home since 1899, will begin on Monday to make way for the club's new 61,559-seater stadium, which will be completed in time for the 2018-19 campaign. Read More

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Bautista, Morales HR as the Blue Jays beat the Mariners

Bautista, Morales HR as the Blue Jays beat the Mariners

Bautista has homered in three of his last four games, and all five of his homers have come off right-handed pitchers. Bautista made it a three-run game in the bottom half of the frame. "He's not to go out there the next day and feel fine". Ben Gamel hit a double to score Jarrod Dyson and tie the game 1-1 in the fifth before Stroman, who had "Love you Momma!" written on his pink cleats, struck out Nelson Cruz to end the inning. Read More

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Ajax reach Europa League final despite defeat at Lyon

Ajax reach Europa League final despite defeat at Lyon

Viergever was then sent off for fouling Fekir but he sent the free-kick miles over. Meanwhile, Lyon star Alexandre Lacazette was left to rue the injury concerns that kept him from starting the first leg, which Lyon lost 4-1. They're W10-D2-L1 at home in this competition since 2012/13 with their sole defeat coming against Juventus back in 2014 and it's for that reason that they're as short as 1.67 here, despite the heavy defeat in the first leg. Read More

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