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Tennis: Stephens off to a flyer after 'heart and body' connect

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 11:56am
PARIS (Reuters) - Sloane Stephens showed on Sunday how phenomenal her game can be when her "heart and body" are "connected", as unlucky Dutchwoman Arantxa Rus discovered in the first round of the French Open.

Molinari wins PGA Championship as McIlroy fades

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 11:41am
LONDON (Reuters) - Italian Franceso Molinari won the PGA Championship title at Wentworth on Sunday as Rory McIlroy faded in the final round to miss out on the chance of victory in the European Tour's flagship tournament for the second time.

No deja-vu in Paris: Venus Williams ousted in first round at French Open

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 11:35am
PARIS (Reuters) - What Venus Williams would have given for a dash of deja-vu in Paris on Sunday.

Soccer: Son must step up to become World Cup great, says South Korea coach Shin

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 11:21am
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Son Heung-min needs to overcome his status as a marked man after an impressive season for Tottenham Hotspur if he is to establish himself among the game's elite at the World Cup in Russia, says South Korea coach Shin Tae-yong.

Major League Baseball roundup: LA's Mike Trout has five hits in career night

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 6:17am
Mike Trout went 5-for-5, his first career five-hit game, leading the Los Angeles Angels to an 11-4 victory over the New York Yankees on Saturday night at Yankee Stadium.

Warriors force Game 7 with 115-86 rout of Rockets

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 10:48pm
Klay Thompson and Stephen Curry combined for seven 3-pointers in the third quarter Sunday night, rallying the Golden State Warriors from a 10-point halftime deficit to a 115-86 run-away in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals in Oakland, Calif.

Major League Baseball notebook: Cubs' Darvish headed back to DL

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 9:35pm
The Chicago Cubs placed right-hander Yu Darvish on the 10-day disabled list for the second time this month on Saturday, this time as the result of right triceps tendinitis.

Las Vegas goes #nocaps before Cup Final

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 9:29pm
Nothing stokes the intensity before a Stanley Cup Final like an all-out grammar war.

Tennis: Kvitova hails 'crazy' year following knife attack

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 8:24pm
PARIS (Reuters) - Seventeen months after being attacked in her home by a knife-wielding intruder, Petra Kvitova has come to accept that she may always have that "weird feeling" whenever she is out alone and that her left playing hand will never fully recover.

Golf: Rose extends lead with third round 66 in Fort Worth

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 6:29pm
(Reuters) - Justin Rose birdied his first three holes on the way to a third-round four-under-par 66 on Saturday to take a four-stroke lead at the Fort Worth Invitational in Texas.

Motor racing: F1 governing body clears Ferrari of suspicion

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 5:39pm
MONACO (Reuters) - Formula One's governing body has cleared Ferrari of any suspicion of cheating after rivals questioned the Formula One team's energy recovery system.

Soccer: Bale's brilliance, Karius errors give Real third straight European triumph

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 5:29pm
KIEV (Reuters) - A sensational overhead strike from Real Madrid substitute Gareth Bale and two calamitous errors by Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius gave the Spanish side a third straight Champions League title with a 3-1 win in an incident-packed final on Saturday.

Athletics: Semenya dominates 800, Coleman beaten in 100 in Oregon

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 4:17pm
EUGENE, Oregon (Reuters) - South African Olympic and world champion Caster Semenya ran the year's fastest women's 800 meters and American Ronnie Baker spoiled Christian Coleman's outdoor debut with a wind-assisted 9.78 seconds in the 100 meters at the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League meeting on Saturday.

Tennis: Zverev mentally ready for French title bid, says Wilander

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 3:59pm
LONDON (Reuters) - The raw material has never been in doubt but Germany's Alexander Zverev now has the mentality to start punching his weight in the grand slams, according to two former French Open champions.

Motor racing: Heat and pressure turned up for Indy 500

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 2:57pm
INDIANAPOLIS (Reuters) - The pressure and heat will both be turned up for the 102nd Indianapolis 500 on Sunday with weather forecasters predicting the race could be the hottest on record.

LeBron lays out plan for injured leg ahead of Game 7

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 2:05pm
LeBron James didn't let a little pain keep him from forcing a Game 7 against the Boston Celtics with a monster effort on Friday night.

Concussion keeps Cavaliers' Kevin Love out for Game 7 versus Celtics

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 2:02pm
Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love was ruled out of Sunday's Game 7 against the Boston Celtics and has been placed in the NBA's concussion protocol, the team announced Saturday.

Tennis: Pavlyuchenkova battles past Cibulkova for Strasbourg crown

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 1:18pm
(Reuters) - Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova battled past a determined Dominika Cibulkova on Saturday to win the Strasbourg International title with a 6-7(5) 7-6(3) 7-6(6) victory in the final.

Motor racing: Verstappen must cut out the errors, says Red Bull boss

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 12:35pm
MONACO (Reuters) - Red Bull have told Max Verstappen he needs to stop making mistakes after the 20-year-old Dutch driver wrecked his Monaco Grand Prix chances with a crash in Saturday's final practice.

Report: Broncos turned to NBA's Sam Hinkie for advice

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 12:34pm
The Denver Broncos met with former NBA general manager Sam Hinkie this offseason as they evaluated their front office processes, according to a report by The Athletic.


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