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Rockets sign Chinese star Zhou Qi to multi-year contract

Nene Hilario thought he had a deal , he was going to sign a four-year, $15 million contract to come off the bench for the Houston Rockets . ESPN's Bobby Marks noted it was later changed to three years for $10.9 million because of the "Over 38 Rule".


Konta feeling good for Wimbledon

Konta feeling good for Wimbledon

Q. How is your thoracic spine, post the injury? But, no, it's been going well. So it requires an adjustment for me but I'm just happy to try my best to do it. I hope one day everything will be fine". But I'm hoping they'll be around tomorrow. You seemed to be getting better with each week. I think there's a few favourites but it's very open.



Thomas wins Tour opener as Froome lays down early marker

It was a sentiment shared by Bardet (AG2R) who finished second behind Froome at last year's Tour. Tour de France favourites Chris Froome and Richie Porte believe this year's race will keep fans enthralled right to the end. "My role is pretty clear and I'm not going to do anything insane because my dad won the Tour 30 years ago", he said. "To take green is a very hard thing and you have to fight for that from the first day until the last one".


Clint Frazier Hits HR In Major League Debut

Clint Frazier Hits HR In Major League Debut

Harris gave up a grand slam to Didi Gregorius in the inning. Yuli Gurriel's two-out, two-run double on a 100-mph fastball from Aroldis Chapman capped a four-run eighth for Houston that erased the Yankees' 6-3 lead. Rookie Jordan Montgomery yielded five hits and three runs in 5 1/3 innings. NY logged nine hits and three BB with Clint Frazier going deep and scoring twice while Didi Gregorius homered, knocked in four and scored two times.


Wimbledon 2017: Andy Murray announces life at the top is brutal

Wimbledon 2017: Andy Murray announces life at the top is brutal

Five-time champion Venus Williams is seeded 10th and would be a popular victor, as would two-time champion Petra Kvitova , who is fit to play and seeded 11th after recovering from being stabbed in her hand by an intruder late previous year.