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Sport Turin stampede: '1500 injured' at Juventus screening
Author: 0 Turin stampede: '1500 injured' at Juventus screening

Video of the viewing shows a rush in the middle of the crowd that caused a surge and stampede as people tried to scramble over the barriers. "We were buried under bodies", his sister told reporters outside the hospital where he was reported to be in a coma with chest injuries.

Sport Nola shines as Phillies stay hot, beat Braves 3-1
Author: 0 Nola shines as Phillies stay hot, beat Braves 3-1

The Phillies won the first two games of the series and have won their past five games against the Braves. Following the game, the 44-year-old Colon said, "Physically and mentally I still feel good". In the meantime, Foltynewicz will look to continue the momentum from his most recent start. He is 2-3 and his ERA is 3.18. The veteran righty's struggles have been particularly acute lately, as he's yielded at least seven runs in each of his past three outings.

Sport Rain postpones Djokovic and Nadal matches
Author: 0 Rain postpones Djokovic and Nadal matches

Nadal is in a record-equalling 11th quarter-final at Roland Garros and 31st at all the majors. After Tuesday's victories, they ran into each other in the players' gym and hugged. Big-serving American John Isner, seeded 21, was knocked out in his third-round match by Karen Khachanov of Russian Federation, who won 7-6 (7-1) 6-3 6-7 (5-7) 7-6 (7-3).

Author: 0 Moreland, Ramirez, Benintendi homer as Red Sox top Yanks 5-4

This game was as frustrating as they come, as the Yankees dropped the series opener to the Red Sox by a score of 5 - 4. Masahiro Tanaka has been a shell of himself this year with an ERA of 6.34. The Yankees repeatedly got runners on base and chipped away, but never delivered the clutch hit to bail out Tanaka. Speaking of big swings, Benintendi hit two solo shots before adding an RBI single in the ninth.

Author: 0 Jason Dufner hangs on to win weather-delayed Memorial

Dufner lost a five-shot lead in the third round. Summerhays dropped only one stroke and rarely was out of position on his way to a 4-under 68. "To always have my name attached with this event, Mr. "I'm taking a guess that he wasn't drinking water like I was all day". If this tournament demonstrates one thing, it's that winning a professional golf tournament is ridiculously hard.

Sport Novak Djokovic wins opening match at French Open
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic wins opening match at French Open

PARIS (AP) - Jack Sock went to the island of Mallorca ahead of the French Open , planning to train with Rafael Nadal . The world number 14 and leading home hope trailed 3-0 in the decider before prevailing 6-3, 3-6, 9-7. Nadal had to unleash virtually every shot in his locker to hold serve at 4-3 after a double-fault handed Paire another opportunity to break. Denmark's 11th seed Caroline Wozniacki was another victor after being pushed hard by 17-year-old Australian Jaimee Fourlis.

Sport Writer receives backlash after tweet about Japanese Indy 500 victor
Author: 0 Writer receives backlash after tweet about Japanese Indy 500 victor

One lap you put on the lead there, it was already a nice feeling. "When Fernando and I first spoke about the Indianapolis 500 , I wasn't sure what Fernando's response would be, because I think not many racecar drivers in this world are fearless enough to do what Fernando just did", said Brown.

Sport Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski says he is 100 percent
Author: 0 Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski says he is 100 percent

The franchise tag is expected to be around $24 million next season for quarterbacks. But there has been speculation the team could franchise the backup next February and Garoppolo was even asked if he might entertain the possibility of signing an extension with the team.

Author: 0 Ratings for NBA Finals highest since 1998

It's stronger than that which pushed them to the championship in 2015, even stronger than that which pushed them to win 73 games last season, shattering the single-season National Basketball Association record. "His defense was wonderful, and we needed it". "There's no feeling of, we're nearly there", Green said. LeBron James and Kevin Durant are widely considered the two best players in the world right now.

Sport Spieth charges, Kisner holds on to win Colonial by 1 stroke
Author: 0 Spieth charges, Kisner holds on to win Colonial by 1 stroke

Just moments after failing to convert a 12-footer for birdie at the 72nd hole that would have forced extra holes against Kevin Kisner , Rahm was asked about the missed opportunity. On the par-four 10th hole, Simpson hit his 153-yard approach shot to about five feet and then rolled in his putt for an easy birdie. The 31-year-old also saw a 15-foot birdie putt lip out at the final hole.

Author: 0 Cavs not looking to slow down pace of Finals with Warriors

LeBron James already mentioned it after Game 1. Durant dominated Game 2 , leading the Warriors to the 132-113 win with 33 points, 13 rebounds, six assists, five blocks and three steals. They're undefeated thus far in these playoffs, a record 14-0. Kerr, 51, led the Warriors to the 2015 title before last year's defeat and said his side would have to play "smarter" in game three of the best-of-seven series, which takes place in Cleveland on Wednesday (02:00 BST on Thursday).

Author: 0 Opening races of America's Cup challenger series postponed

That is the end of Oracle Team USA's competitive action until Saturday 17th June when they will race the first two rounds of the America's Cup Match, presented by Louis Vuitton. The New Zealand team will be looking to bounce back quickly from yesterday's demoralising loss to Team USA. Two impressive victories over Emirates Team New Zealand ensured the holders grabbed a valuable point ahead of the start of the America's Cup proper.

Author: 0 Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers in game two

Now the series shifts back to Cleveland for Game 3 on Wednesday night, with the Cavaliers trying to find a way to get themselves back into this series and the Warriors knowing that two more wins this week will get them another title. Thompson, whose rebounding has been critical for the Cavaliers all season, has been virtually absent for two games. “Much more physical today than we were in Game 1.

Sport Rain pushes Nadal, Djokovic quarter-finals to Wednesday
Author: 0 Rain pushes Nadal, Djokovic quarter-finals to Wednesday

Because of rain on Tuesday, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic had to wait a day to try to set up a semifinal showdown, and their matches are scheduled to begin earlier Wednesday: at 11 a.m. "After that (first set) I started playing with fewer errors and that was good". "For someone like Thiem it's vital to have energy left". No. 20 Pablo Carreno Busta in an all-Spanish matchup, and No.

Sport Murray into French Open QF with 650th career win
Author: 0 Murray into French Open QF with 650th career win

But the 30-year-old - despite being broken on a couple of occasions - was never truly troubled and a combination of brilliant defensive work and a superior clinical edge meant Murray booked a last-eight meeting with either Kei Nishikori or Fernando Verdasco .

Author: 0 Cavaliers could use more from Kyrie Irving as series shifts to Cleveland

Now coaching two of the best players in the world, Kerr said that meshing Durant and Stephen Curry was made easier by their regularity in playing off the ball. The game marked the return of Warriors coach Steve Kerr , who was sidelined earlier in April by persistent back pain following several surgeries.

Sport Preds even Stanley Cup Final at 2-2, beat Penguins 4-1
Author: 0 Preds even Stanley Cup Final at 2-2, beat Penguins 4-1

Pittsburgh Penguins' Jake Guentzel , right, watches as a puck slides past Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne , of Finland, Colton Sissons (10) and Ryan Ellis , left, during the first period in Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley.

Author: 0 India Defeated Pakistan by 124 Runs @ ICC Champions Trophy 2017

Mohammad Amir's first over: It was a fabulous piece of fast bowling by the Pakistani but was unlucky not to induce an edge from Rohit Sharma . "We need to overhaul approach, mindset and work on improving our stagnating skills and play with clear minds".

Author: 0 Birthday heartache looms in Paris - guaranteed

When did he achieve that? Ostapenko's day had not started in promising fashion. Indeed this time there was no comeback for France's top hope to end a 17-year singles drought at Roland Garros as the 13th seed was defeated by Timea Bacsinszky 6-4 6-4 in the quarterfinals.

Sport Adoring Madrid fans demand Ballon d'Or for hero Ronaldo
Author: 0 Adoring Madrid fans demand Ballon d'Or for hero Ronaldo

Real fans, meanwhile, called for Cristiano Ronaldo to win a fifth Ballon d'Or on Sunday as the Spanish giants paraded the Champions League trophy for a record 12th time. Ronaldo's manager, Zinedine Zidane , won the Champions League once as a player with Madrid, and has now repeated that feat twice more in the dugout after his team defeated Juventus 4-1 in the final.

Author: 0 Reds' Scooter Gennett ties MLB record with four homers

The five-year Major League Baseball vet went 5-for-5 with four home runs and 10 RBI in the Reds' 13-1 win. He is just the 17th player in Major League Baseball history to hit four homers in a single game and the first to do it since former Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton in 2012.

Author: 0 Bangladesh opt to bat against Australia

Captain Kane Williamson led from the front against the trans-Tasmanian rival with a ninth ODI hundred. England will guarentee a semi-final place should they beat New Zealand on Tuesday [6 June] yet the game in the Welsh capital - which hosted the Champions League football final over the weekend - is also expected to be a victim of rain.

Sport Andy Murray moves into French quarters with 650th career win
Author: 0 Andy Murray moves into French quarters with 650th career win

There was so many long rallies. "I was expecting a very tough game", said Halep, the 2014 French Open runner-up. "I don't know how I got the second and third". As she often has since the start of the tournament, Ostapenko took many risks, hitting 38 winners to make up for her 50 unforced errors on court Suzanne Lenglen.

Sport Hahn returns from DL to pitch Athletics past Blue Jays 4-1
Author: 0 Hahn returns from DL to pitch Athletics past Blue Jays 4-1

We knew he wasnt going to play (Monday),” Jays manager John Gibbons said. "He can hit, and he's semi-acclimating to the DH role now, which he doesn't want to admit he's acclimating to because he wants to be in the field, obviously". I was a good teammate. I feel like I'll be more sharp as we go forward. He went 2-for-3 against Toronto. Blue Jays first baseman Justin Smoak hit his 15th home run of the season, a solo shot in the eighth that cut Oakland's lead to 5-3.

Sport Bayern Munich
Author: 0 Bayern Munich "ready to cash in" on Jose Mourinho's favourite

Additionally, Bayern Munich will let their goalkeeper Sven Ulreich leave the Allianz Arena this summer as well. Real Madrid star Isco has been heavily linked with a switch to Tottenham over the past 12 months, but his recent comments to the Spanish media appear to have poured cold water on any prospect of a move to north London.

Author: 0 NBA's Golden State in rare territory

And through two games, that pitch has borne out. Just as Golden State did in Game 1, the Warriors turned on the jets after the halftime break, outscoring the Cavaliers 35-24 in the third quarter - behind 12 points from Curry and nine from Durant - to give Golden State a 102-88 lead after three quarters that made the final 12 minutes of the game nearly moot.

Sport Defoe praises Bournemouth ahead of expected transfer
Author: 0 Defoe praises Bournemouth ahead of expected transfer

During his time with the North-East outfit, Defoe has scored 37 goals in 93 appearances in all competitions. A teenage Defoe spent the 2000-01 season on loan at Bournemouth from West Ham , scoring in 10 successive matches. The 34-year old scored 16 goals in all competitions in a poor Sunderland side last season, giving the Black Cats a glimmer of hope of avoiding the drop under David Moyes, before their demotion to the Championship was eventually sealed.