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Sharapova denied wild card for French Open

It meant she needed a favor from the French Tennis Federation (FFT) but in an unexpected development, especially as the French Open is already without pregnant Serena Williams and resting Roger Federer, it took a moral stand that will please some of her rivals but could hit the tournament's ratings.


Watch Michael Page & Paul Daley's Brawl After Bellator 179

Watch Michael Page & Paul Daley's Brawl After Bellator 179

The fight was MacDonald's last fight on his UFC contract. The company put on a hell of a show, delivering four finishes on the main card, with Cheick Kongo's points victory being the exception, but I predicted that one anyway in preview/prediction piece.



Cavs send Celtics to second straight disheartening loss

LeBron James and his Cleveland Cavaliers are incredible. The Cavaliers outscored the Celtics by 45 with The King on the floor, building a lead as big as 50 to take an 130-86 Game 2 win on Friday. ET in Cleveland. "I have to be in attack mode, just put the pressure on the defense, see what happens". The Celtics had no answer to James, who amassed 22 in the first half, driving when the lanes were open and dropping jump shots when they were not.


Predators' Ryan Johansen Out For Duration Of Playoffs

Predators' Ryan Johansen Out For Duration Of Playoffs

The Ducks took the game to the Predators and dominated the first period. The idea was to put more fuel in the tank. He did not play in the extra session. Nashville came out flatter than a pancake, outshot 14-2 in the first and were lucky to only be down by one. Instead, Anaheim ramped up the physicality and played keep-away.



Jose Mourinho Warns Youngsters Will Need Support Against Crystal Palace

Plus, Tim Fosu-Mensah and Axel Tuanzebe . And Pereira said: "They're nice words". "Are they ready? All together, no. I think Europa League competition is for teams that go to the Europa League in the beginning like us", he said. Bosz, who has already taken aim at Mourinho in recent days, believes that Ajax also have reason to feel just as exhausted as their opponents. Ajax played their final domestic game of the season last Sunday, winning 3-1 away to Willem II.