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No. 1 seed Kerber dumped out of French Open in first round

Angelique Kerber's dismal run and overall discomfort on clay was on full display on court Philippe-Chartrier when she crashed out in the opening round of the French Open to unseeded Ekaterina Makarova . "It was really tough". "Also past year this was not the best weeks for me". Less than six months after a knife attack at her home, Petra Kvitova was back competing on a tennis court Sunday, winning her first-round match at the French Open .


IndyCar braces for change, promotes younger drivers

IndyCar braces for change, promotes younger drivers

Penske turned 80 a month later. "Because it was so spontaneous, it wasn't planned at all", Davidson said. He agrees that having Alonso on the team has provided a diversion for media members. The goal is win races. The love for Indy is almost as big for Penske's children, too. But, he has warned the 35-year-old about the difficulties of racing in IndyCar's showpiece event.



LeBron James Says Thinking About Playing Warriors in Finals Is 'Too Stressful'

James , who shot 13 of 18 from the floor and 4 of 7 from 3-point range, hit a 3-pointer with 2:41 left in the third quarter to pass Michael Jordan and become the NBA's all-time leading playoff scorer. "How can I get the youth to feel like passing the ball is OK, making the extra pass is OK", James wondered. Out since April 23, when he announced he was taking a leave of absence to address chronic pain in the wake of multiple back surgeries almost two years ago, Kerr has been a constant ...



Arsenal Beat Chelsea, Win Record 13th FA Cup

The north Londoners have endured a disappointing season, but to finish with another trophy, their third FA Cup success in four years, will give Arsenal fans something to cheer about. I said last week that this team would win the championship with one or two buys and keep them together. Wenger pumped his fists in delight at the final whistle, as a season that has brought so much criticism for the 67-year-old ended in Wembley glory with a record 13th FA Cup win for the Gunners - ...



In series defeat, Celtics realize where they must go

The 109 points through three quarters marked the most the Celtics have allowed in the shot-clock era. Thomas, who averaged 28.9 points per game during the regular season and 23.3 during the postseason, scored 19 total points in the first two games against Cleveland .