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Murray ousts Del Potro

This was Murray's most accomplished match of the year on any surface. The first set was massive, and the Argentinian's despair was caused by him knowing it was a long way back in the prevailing cool and heavy conditions. Ninth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland is out of the French Open after losing to Frenchwoman Alize Cornet 6-2, 6-1 in the third round. It is also only his third Grand Slam event since the 2014 Australian Open.



Latvian underdog continues remarkable run into French Open final on 20th birthday

Halep's hopes of reaching a second French Open final were dashed after she lost to Maria Sharapova in 2014. Thirtieth seed Bacsinszky, who needed a bandage applied to her right thigh midway through the first set, looked the more likely victor at that point as she sought to celebrate her 28th birthday by surpassing her semi-final run of 2015.


Chelsea first opponents for Spurs at new 'home' Wembley

Chelsea first opponents for Spurs at new 'home' Wembley

Spurs , who have moved out of White Lane while their new stadium is being built, face the champions Chelsea at their temporary home on the second weekend of the campaign. United's first major test of the campaign comes on October 14 when they travel to Anfield . Just when it looked as if these last few days couldn't get much worse for the Spurs fans, football supporters from everywhere are now taking turns to provoke the club following the recent promotion of Huddersfield Town to ...


Chelsea legend Leboeuf: Conte is right to sell Costa

Chelsea legend Leboeuf: Conte is right to sell Costa

Costa has always been linked with a move away from west London and Conte wanted the situation sorted quickly, but the manner of the decision has not gone down well amongst the Blues hierarchy. Conte won the Premier League title in his first season in charge, but the subject of his future has been continually raised in recent months. Costa scored a team-high 20 goals and set up seven more in 35 league starts to help Chelsea lift the Premier League title last season.


What the 2017 MLB Draft Means for the San Francisco Giants

What the 2017 MLB Draft Means for the San Francisco Giants

Unfortunately, he suffered a hand injury during Duke's ACC Tournament run . Other local picks to close out the 2017 MLB Draft? So if a team signs their 11th rounder for $150,000, the extra $25,000 counts against their draft pool. Several picks later, Duke signee Stevie Mann was picked 1145th overall by the Detroit Tigers . Garcia now plays for Texas Tech and was recently named to the All-Big 12 first team.


EDITORIAL Another Cup of cheer for Penguins

EDITORIAL Another Cup of cheer for Penguins

Penguins teammates said the same thing after Game 5 of the final against the Predators when Crosby - within the first 91 seconds - hit a post, drew a penalty and set up the first goal in a 6-0 win. Check out the Predators' roster. "It's going to sting, it's going to hurt for a while", said Nashville defenseman P.K. Subban, who made the Predators a Cup contender when he was added in a stunning trade almost a year ago.