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Andy Murray vs Jordan Thompson, Queen's first round

Murray was defeated by the Australian 7-6, 6-2 in scorching temperatures in London . Thompson will next face the victor of the match between Sam Querrey or Briton Cameron Norrie, who has recently broken into the world's top 250. However, he will now go into the Championships having played just one competitive match on grass this season. After his defeat by Rafael Nadal in the Paris final, Wawrinka added Paul Annacone to his coaching team as a grass court specialist and he hopes the ...


Chicago Cubs' top prospect destroys light with home run

Chicago Cubs' top prospect destroys light with home run

Robert Redford's Roy Hobbs swatted a heroic, lights-out dinger in 1984's " The Natural ". Still, the 20-year-old is posting a.927 OPS with seven home runs in 28 games this season. But Jimenez's shot might have left the most lasting impression on the fans, and the maintenance crew. Since joining the Cubs in 2014, Jimenez has 34 homers in 254 minor league games along with a.293 batting average to go with a.478 slugging percentage.



Celtics trade No. 1 overall NBA Draft pick to 76ers

If it doesn't convey, Boston will receive either Sacramento Kings' or Sixers' first-round pick in 2019; the Celtics would take whichever one is more favorable. Celtics fans watched presumptive top pick Markelle Fultz , the point guard seemingly everyone feels is the best player in the draft, slip from their hands.


Dani Alves reportedly tells Juventus he'll join Manchester City this summer

Dani Alves reportedly tells Juventus he'll join Manchester City this summer

Alves would likely provide competition at full-back with reported City target Kyle Walker , who is also believed to be on Guardiola's wishlist, as the Spaniard continues to overhaul his first-team squad ahead of next term. "Discussions are also planned with Chelsea but Alves's preference is to move to the Etihad Stadium", Fabrizio Romano and Sachin Nakrani wrote in their report for The Guardian .



Emmanuel Macron to reshuffle government after French parliament election win

But this can also be put down to the disillusionment with traditional parties, both on the right and left. There was a low turn-out in the second round, with a record of around 43%. Socialist party leader Jean-Claude Cambadelis immediately declared his retirement from the party post . The rout of the Socialist Party is irrevocable.


LA offers Bat-signal tribute to

LA offers Bat-signal tribute to "Batman" star Adam West

He died on Friday at age 88 following a battle with leukemia. Hundreds of fans thronged downtown Los Angeles, some dressed in comic character costume, to witness the event and pay respects to the 88-year-old actor who earned a place in American pop culture history with his campy portrayal of the title character in the classic 1960's TV series " Batman ".