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Nadal moves through to quarter-finals at French Open

Nadal moves through to quarter-finals at French Open

Nadal is hitting peak form on clay dropping only 20 games in four matches so far, one more than he managed in reaching the last eight five years ago. "That's what I've done so I'm very happy about the first week of competition ". I think the audience was really tough today. Spain's Rafael Nadal , who has won two Wimbledon titles and is seeking a 10th at the French Open , said: "With these kind of things, you can not feel 100 percent safe".


Champions Chelsea face Burnley opener

Champions Chelsea face Burnley opener

Liverpool take on Watford, under the new management of Marco Silva, at Vicarage Road, while Spurs travel to Championship champions Newcastle United. Mauricio Pochettino's men struggled at the national stadium in European competition last season, winning just one of their four games, also losing there to Antonio Conte's men in the FA Cup semi-final.


Wales face tough test on the road in Serbia

Wales face tough test on the road in Serbia

Wales have not reached a World Cup since 1958 and they remain four points behind their opponents at the Group D summit after goals from Aaron Ramsey and Mitrovic. "I think it would be like that if I went back to Belgrade with my wife for the weekend!" "As soon as I got off the plane a few months ago, I could feel it".


After celebrating homer, Yasiel Puig aims obscene gesture toward fans in Cleveland

After celebrating homer, Yasiel Puig aims obscene gesture toward fans in Cleveland

Not shown there for obvious reasons is that Puig flipped the ol' bird - two of them actually - toward someone or a group of people in the Progressive Field stands. 1 he was signaling?" Still, there's a strong chance Puig will be hearing from the league office about a fine and/or suspension. Apparently, Puig didn't appreciate the Indians fans who didn't appreciate his homer, which put the Dodgers ahead 2-0 in a game they would win 7-5.


Quiz: How much do you remember about past Premier League opening days?

Quiz: How much do you remember about past Premier League opening days?

In the opening round, Brighton's first ever Premier League game is at home against Man City, while Huddersfield's first top-tier game since 1972 is at Crystal Palace . There promises to be a cracking start to 2018 as Arsenal are scheduled to take on Chelsea at the Emirates Stadium on New Year's Day and Manchester United go to Everton .



Golden State defeat Cleveland Cavaliers to claim National Basketball Association crown

Cleveland: James (41 + 13 rebounds + 8 assists), Irving (26 + 6 assists), Smith (25). The Cavs fought until the end. "We were able to get them past year, and they went out and got one of the best players that this league has ever seen, so they did a good job of - a great job, their front office and their players, by doing that recruiting, the things that they did in the summertime, and obviously it paid dividends", James said .