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I hoped for more perseverance - Outgoing Gnabry criticised by Werder chairman

I hoped for more perseverance - Outgoing Gnabry criticised by Werder chairman

The former Arsenal winger has only spent one season at Bremen, but already stated his desire to leave. In fact, this move was reported as soon as Gnabry joined Werder Bremen . Gnabry impressed during the 2016-17 season and had been linked with a move to the Bundesliga champions this summer, and now both the player himself and Bayern have confirmed the deal through social media.


Nadal shrugs off perfect 10 as history beckons

Nadal shrugs off perfect 10 as history beckons

Tennis world number one Andy Murray says he's happy with his performance at Roland Garros this year, despite losing out to Stan Wawrinka in the semi-final on Friday evening. Nadal, who tops the match-wins list this year with a 42-6 record, including a 23-1 stretch on clay, knows the threat. Because 2015 French Open champion Wawrinka is a righty, and Nadal's a lefty, when Wawrinka hits his backhand cross-court - his preferred destination - it will wind up heading toward Nadal's ...



ICC Champions Trophy: India vs South Africa - match updates and highlights

Shikhar Dhawan slammed a hundred against Sri Lanka while Rohit Sharma got going with fifties. De Villiers was caught well short of the crease and the South African captain was on his way back to the pavilion for 16. Hashim Amla was very watchful, escaping an early run-out attempt as he toiled for runs before falling for 35 off 54 balls. In the past four years, India have won three out of four knockout games, the lone blip coming against the Australians in Sydney in the 2015 World ...



NBA Finals -- Cavs avoid sweep, thrash Warriors in Game 4

Call them names. Write them off. Moreover, there is little resemblance between the team that took the floor for Game 5 of the 2016 NBA Finals and the team that will walk into Oracle Arena Monday night for Game 5 of the 2017 Finals. Either way, people were on the lookout for Squatting Curry in Game 4, and it seems he appeared to do it again to some. Golden State's ideal postseason is over, the champagne corks still in their bottles.



How to watch men's Final LIVE online Nadal v Wawrinka

Nadal is bidding for a record 10th title in Paris and his 15th Grand Slam title overall. Coverage of today's French Open men's final action will be shown live on Eurosport and ITV. But Nadal said revenge for that defeat has never entered his thinking. Nadal is 9-0 in French Open finals. Nadal managed to keep his record of not losing a set en route to the final intact after sweeping Thiem 6-3, 6-4, 6-0 in two hours and seven minutes.


Harrison, Michael Venus win French Open doubles title

Harrison, Michael Venus win French Open doubles title

The fact Venus had never won a match in Paris in three previous attempts prior to this year and that clay is his least favourite surface, makes his achievement even more notable. He joins a long list of illustrious compatriots, including Arthur Ashe and Marty Riessen (1971) and Mike and Bob Bryan (2003 and 2013), among quite a few others, in hoisting the Coupe Jacques Brugnon, named for the doubles specialist among the famed "Four Musketeers" who made France the major tennis power of the ...