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Novak Djokovic benefiting from Andre Agassi help after changing coaching staff

Defending champion Novak Djokovic enjoyed a winning French Open start under new coach Andre Agassi on Monday, cruising past Spain's Marcel Granollers 6-3 6-4 6-2 in the first round. It was suggested to Schiavone that perhaps she could extend her career by continuing to play on the red clay that's been her best - and favorite - surface, while taking time off during other parts of the season, something 18-time major champion Roger Federer is doing now.



Djokovic, Nadal, Unleash Storm in Paris

Nadal, who was forced to withdraw before last year's third round with a wrist injury, brushed aside 45th-ranked Benoit Paire 6-1, 6-4, 6-1 inside two hours. "She kind of enjoys out there", added the Spanish star, who will meet Anett Kontaveit of Estonia. "I can not believe in the first round we have two ex-champions".


Cavaliers-Warriors set for ultimate Finals rubber match

Cavaliers-Warriors set for ultimate Finals rubber match

As the 2017 road to the Finals has demonstrated, James appears to be getting better with age. In my mind, the "overwhelming favorite" narrative was inescapable once Golden State lured Durant away from Oklahoma City. Whether it's his ability to use the ball like a yo-yo and break opponent's ankles or spin the ball off the glass and (somehow) make it go in the basket at an impossible angle, Uncle Drew has already become not only a household name, but is among the top point guards in ...



Family affair: Dillon brings iconic No. 3 to victory lane

Childress said he never doubted the decision to bring back the No. 3 and rarely goes anywhere without fans telling him how thankful they are he made the decision. Considering the way Earnhardt Jr.'s year has been going and his miserable performance in last week's All-Star Race, it's no surprise he'll take Sunday's run in NASCAR's longest race.


Former MotoGP World Champion Nicky Hayden Dies at 35

Former MotoGP World Champion Nicky Hayden Dies at 35

Maurizio Bufalini Hospital said the motorcycle racer had severe cerebral damage and multiple traumatic injuries. Hayden suffered "severe polytrauma" - multiple traumatic injuries - after a collision with a vehicle, the Bufalini Hospital in Cesena confirmed .



Arsene Wenger Agrees New Two-Year Contract With Arsenal

Arsenal emerged victorious, despite being underdogs against the newly-crowned Premier League champions, and the club are now poised to confirm Wenger's stay at the club. That is despite the fact that a growing number of fans continue to call for his exit after Arsenal's lowest Premier League finish in his 21-year rein.