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Bethanie Mattek-Sands suffers knee injury at Wimbledon

Bethanie Mattek-Sands suffers knee injury at Wimbledon

After about 15 minutes, a stretcher was brought to Court 17 to take her off. Chilling screams of "f**k, help me, help me" rang out round the famous Tennis venue. Her best performance on the WTA Tour is when she reached the semifinals in Cincinnati in 2005. But the real highlight of her impressive career came during the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio, when she scored a gold medal in the the mixed doubles with Jack Sock, against Venus Williams and Rajeev Ram.


Diamondbacks-Dodgers umpire struggles with the strike zone

Diamondbacks-Dodgers umpire struggles with the strike zone

Lovullo said he checked with Pollock late in the game to see how he felt. "You've got to really focus back in". Kershaw, a three-time Cy Young Award victor, issued two walks — both to Iannetta. That could make way for Wood, 26, to start in the All-Star Game at Marlins Park. Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner doubled with two outs in the first for his third extra-base hit of the series.


Feud between Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel heats up

Feud between Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel heats up

Do I regret it? Yes. That's why I was upset and overreacted. Hamilton branded Vettel a "disgrace" and "disrespectful" and said the ten-second stop-and-go penalty which his rival served during the Baku race was not firm enough punishment. "I overreacted but the intention was not to hurt him or damage his vehicle as it was at low speeds". "Clearly, we are not the only team who took time to understand the combination of the new regulations and tires".


Without Sagan and Cavendish, Kittel eases to Tour stage win

Without Sagan and Cavendish, Kittel eases to Tour stage win

The German team filed an urgent "Application for Provisional Measures" to CAS to try and have Sagan reinstated to the Tour, after commissaries disqualified him for his involvement in a crash with Mark Cavendish (Dimension Data). The Bora-Hansgrohe team and licence holder Denk insisted Sagan had done nothing wrong, adding that the rider was denied a hearing. The 27-year-old Slovak Sagan is the reigning world champion but will play no further part in the most prestigious road race on the ...


Iran Loses to Spain at FIBA U-19 World Cup

Iran Loses to Spain at FIBA U-19 World Cup

They got us up 20, so they stayed in, but then in the second half, that group that I started played well and so I left them in. The third and final preliminary round window sees the United States of America play on the road versus Mexico on June 28, 2018, and against Cuba on July 1, 2018.