Doubts over my future drove me on, says Nadal

Doubts over my future drove me on, says Nadal

Moya, a long-time mentor of Nadal, joined his coaching setup this season and will take over as head coach when long-time coach and uncle Toni Nadal retires at the end of this year. Key Stat: This was the one that broke Borg's record of six French Open titles. Nadal became the first player to beat Federer in a Grand Slam final; the Swiss star had been 7-0.

£44m-rated superstar informs club he wants to join Manchester United

£44m-rated superstar informs club he wants to join Manchester United

The same report claims that Perisic has already agreed personal terms with the Red Devils about a proposed transfer but a disagreement over the fee is holding up the deal. Perisic has impressed this season for Inter, in what has been yet another underwhelming season for the club, and is rumoured to be keen on a move away so as to play Champions League football.

Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to bag their fifth National Basketball Association crown

Then it was Golden State's time again, with Durant as the prized addition. A 67-win season followed by a record 15-0 start to the playoffs, dropping game four in Cleveland to miss being the first unbeaten playoff champion. "I'm just happy for him". Iguodala, victor of Finals MVP in 2015 for his efforts in keeping LeBron James in check, again rose to the occasion when it counted and was extremely impressive on both ends of the court in the decisive game five, showing a spring in his ...

NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from a year ago

Playing in his seventh straight Finals, James is averaging 28.5 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists but it hasn't been enough for the Cavs, who lost Games 1 and 2 by a combined 41 points. He has also taken pressure off of Stephen Curry , who struggled in the first two Finals series against Cleveland but has been brilliant this time around.

LeBron James becomes first player to average triple-double in Finals

Durant had 39 points, seven rebounds and five assists in the 129 to 120 championship-clinching victory over the Cavaliers . Stephen Curry added 34 points, 10 assists and six rebounds. "They're assembled as good as you can assemble, and I played against some really, really good teams that was assembled perfectly, and they're right up there".

Cars towed, citations issued after Warriors win

If you're angry about the Golden State Warriors , you should be angry that a thousand years ago, in another world in the National Basketball Association and another world in sports, the Knicks - who had beaten the Bullets when the Bullets had Earl "The Pearl" Monroe - went out and made a trade for Earl and won with him.