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Nadal to face Djokovic in semi-finals — Madrid Open

Nadal to face Djokovic in semi-finals — Madrid Open

Nadal has made a storming start to the claycourt season, winning the Monte Carlo Masters and the Barcelona Open for a record-extending 10th time last month. In total head-to-heads, the Serb leads the Spaniard 26-23 and this week announced the dissolution of his former team of coaches to reignite his career that flailed past year.


Silva out of UFC 212, future in doubt

Silva out of UFC 212, future in doubt

Taking his age into account, Silva doesn't have much time left to battle back to the top of his division if the UFC refuse. Silva was expected to face Kelvin Gastelum on the card, but Gastelum was pulled for a positive marijuana test by USADA.



Tanguay: Wizards have taken shine off Celtics' star

After a hard screen was set on him by Kelly Olynyk (and a foul was called by the way), Oubre Jr. chose to get up and charge. Obviously, I thought that when Oubre took umbrage to the screen and then ran at Kelly and, from there, to be honest, in that moment I thought both sides' cooler heads prevailed.


Cavs take commanding 3-0 lead in series over Raptors

Cavs take commanding 3-0 lead in series over Raptors

For most of last night's eventual 115-94 runaway victory, the Cleveland Cavaliers looked as if they were only mildly interested in taking advantage of Kyle Lowry's absence and ending the Toronto Raptors' misery in this series sooner rather than later.


Win fuels Arsenal's top four hopes

Win fuels Arsenal's top four hopes

But on Sunday we had a big win against United and now at Southampton , where historically we haven't done that well in the league. It felt like an era-defining loss. Ozil too came to the party with an incisive first-time pass to dissect the Saints backline and find Sanchez, who sat Maya Yoshida and Stephens down with a juddering turn before beating the onrushing Fraser Forster.


Pinnick To Head Two CAF Committees, Nyataki Named VP

Pinnick To Head Two CAF Committees, Nyataki Named VP

Mr Constant Omari from Congo has also been named as 2nd Vice President of CAF with more appointments expected to be made at the Confederation's Executive Committee meeting. He says in light of these concerns, there will also be a full review of all the Caf competitions, and as such, a symposium will be organised to discuss the future of the events.