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Sharapova to learn French Open fate on May 16

The five-time major victor is set to face Roberta Vinci at the Porsche Grand Prix and subscribers can tune to see how she fares from 11am onwards on BT Sport 1, as well as via live stream both here on BTSport.com and on the BT Sport app. It's normal that people talk about her, she's an huge champion, but from there to promoting her return to such an extent ... Sharapova has also been granted wildcards by the organisers of the events in Madrid and Rome.



Chelsea beat Southampton to regain control of title race

The Brazilian-born Spain worldwide had not scored in four Premier League matches as well as Saturday's FA Cup semi-final victory over Tottenham Hotspur, the longest stretch of fixtures that he has endured in England without finding the back of the net.



LeBron and Cavaliers sweep away Pacers

The Pacers rallied from a 13-point deficit to tie the game but James would answer right back with a go-ahead 3. LeBron turned in another masterpiece going for 41 points, grabbing 13 rebounds and dishing out 12 assists, while leading the largest comeback in NBA Playoff history and helping the Cavaliers take a 3-0 series lead.



Maria Sharapova set for return from doping ban at Porsche Grand Prix

Vinci went on record to state her disapproval at that decision, but was beaten 7-5 6-3 in the first round. Because her suspension ended only at midnight, Sharapova had not been allowed to use official tournament facilities before, forcing her to visit a local tennis club in Stuttgart for training since last weekend.



Houston Rockets overcome Russell Westbrook to send Oklahoma City Thunder home

As has been the case all season, Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook put up a valiant effort in keeping an underwhelming roster competitive. The result was a series victory for the home Rockets. His primary nemesis in the Rockets series, guard Pat Beverley, and Westbrook got in each other's faces late in Game 5. At times, they showed the ruthless efficiency and patience to get the best shot possible that has become a hallmark of their success during their two-decade run of contention.


Golden State Warriors' record-setting first quarter knocks out Trail Blazers

Golden State Warriors' record-setting first quarter knocks out Trail Blazers

Curry poured in 37 points, grabbed seven rebounds and handed out eight assists as last season's runners-up cruised into the semi-finals, where they will face either the LA Clippers or the Utah Jazz . "We didn't play as well as we need to, but they showed why they're a championship team". Stephen Curry doesn't show up in the playoffs. "Obviously, Kevin is one of our best players and one of the best in the world, so we miss him when he's out".