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Vettel and Raikkonen subdued after hard day for Ferrari

Vettel and Raikkonen subdued after hard day for Ferrari

The team took some time to find its pace over the weekend with Vettel not fully at ease with the vehicle until qualifying when he found the set-up he wanted to deliver an impressive pole, from which he dictated the race and converted into an equally impressive win.


Pep Guardiola speaks out on Yaya Toure racism claims

Pep Guardiola speaks out on Yaya Toure racism claims

In an interview with France Football, Toure strongly criticised the Manchester City boss . "Do you really think he could've been like that with Iniesta?" Guardiola's success was made all the more special due to the number of homegrown talent in Barca's ranks, but the 47-year-old has no intention of going back as he does not want to ruin his own legacy.


Pres. Trump won't invite National Basketball Association champions to White House

Pres. Trump won't invite National Basketball Association champions to White House

Curry and the Cavaliers' top player, LeBron James , already have said they would not want to make the White House trip this year. In a similar situation a year ago, Trump uninvited the Warriors from visiting the White House after Curry and other prominent members of the team said they weren't interested in attending a ceremony.


King of Clay: Rafael Nadal wins record 11th French Open title

King of Clay: Rafael Nadal wins record 11th French Open title

In contrast, there are eight women now younger than 28 who have been Grand Slam singles finalists. The Austrian hit straight back to inflict an eleventh break of the tournament on the Spaniard as the first set became a mixture of brilliance and attrition, with the first seven games taking 45 minutes.


Everyone’s Talking About What Kevin Durant Did After Game 4

Everyone’s Talking About What Kevin Durant Did After Game 4

Stephen Curry , on the other hand, who was coming off a history-making performance in Game 2, struggled mightily as he was limited to just 11 points. In April, it was reported that Durant would not take the option so he could hit free agency and re-sign with the Warriors for next season.



Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem for 11th French Open title

Only Thiem's 2016 victory over Nadal in Buenos Aires was a success on non-quick clay. A glorious year ended with a gold medal at the Beijing Olympics after beating Fernando Gonzalez in three sets. After Roland Garros, Nadal's win-loss record on clay stands at 415-36. The number of Grand Slam finals now contested by Nadal, extending his position at second on the men's Open Era leaderboard, behind Federer (30) and ahead of Djokovic (21) and Lendl (19).