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Author: 0 Djokovic makes winning French Open start on Agassi's watch

Djokovic in his post-match conference was asked about Agassi at length, prompting him to ask whether he should bring his coach in to the press room next time . I won't start to play serve and volley or something like that. The clay courts of Roland Garros host the second Grand Slam of the season. In the women's section, Garbine Muguruza downed 2010 victor Francesca Schiavone 6-2, 6-4 in her first round tie.

Sport National Football League relaxes rules on celebrations
Author: 0 National Football League relaxes rules on celebrations

However, with this new rule, it allows teams to spend more time with rookie prospects and veterans. Over the last five years, with the 15-minute period in use, the league has averaged about one tie game each season. Prolonged acts, miming weapons, offensive gestures, sexually suggestive stuff still expected to be banned. The move was approved by the National Football League owners today.

Sport Zlatan Ibrahimovic in no mood to leave Manchester United
Author: 0 Zlatan Ibrahimovic in no mood to leave Manchester United

In the post he declared: 'The touch will never disappear. The most likely scenario is that this is an old video from Zlatan, which showcases his clothing brand A-Z. First he dashed talk of an American move, insisting Ibrahimovic would "remain in Europe" and then he gave another positive response when asked directly whether his client wanted to stay at United.

Sport Alan Jackson to perform free concert for hockey fans
Author: 0 Alan Jackson to perform free concert for hockey fans

Only two goaltenders have reached 20 playoff wins in fewer games than Murray, who did it in 28. "Our focus is the next game and that's it". Legendary country singer Alan Jackson is going to play a free outdoor concert in Music City in advance of the Nashville Predators first home game in the 2017 Stanley Cup Final .

Sport Cloud Computing Pulls Upset Win At Preakness, Ending Triple Crown Hopes
Author: 0 Cloud Computing Pulls Upset Win At Preakness, Ending Triple Crown Hopes

Javier Castellano aboard Cloud Computing races John Velazquez aboard Always Dreaming and Mike E. Smith aboard Gunnevera in turn four during the 142nd running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course . "It's great for the family". In the Derby, Classic Empire was slammed by McCraken at the start and pinballed among horses as they headed for the first turn.

Sport Police release Woods dashcam video
Author: 0 Police release Woods dashcam video

Bridgestone Golf, however, said they "will continue to monitor this situation and gather information from the appropriate sources investigating the matter". The video seen Wednesday backs up that report. He couldn't follow a red light the officer moved from side to side. Woods told officers he was returning home after playing golf, but the report also says he appeared confused as to where he was.

Sport Dana White aiming for 50/50 split in Mayweather vs. McGregor fight
Author: 0 Dana White aiming for 50/50 split in Mayweather vs. McGregor fight

De La Hoya letter's was focused on Mayweather being such an overwhelming favorite, despite being 40 and retired, over the acclaimed MMA fighter. We doubt the war of words is over. "I mean, once I get back to Las Vegas, to my hub, we'll find out how everything plays out", he added. It may be recalled that ticket holders were asking for refund after the fight saying it wasn't worth their money.

Sport Cavaliers Beat Celtics 112-99 in Game 4, Lead Series 3-1
Author: 0 Cavaliers Beat Celtics 112-99 in Game 4, Lead Series 3-1

That's how LeBron James saw it. Without Isaiah Thomas , the Celtics finished Game 4 with four players who had 15 points or more. Meanwhile, Avery Bradley scored 14 points of his own. We may not even have to go "Back to the Future" to see who ends up as the "Lord of the Rings". "I told our guys: 'We made a lot of great strides, but this pain is part of the path to what we ultimately want to be, '" he said.

Sport LeBron heaps praise on Cavs teammate
Author: 0 LeBron heaps praise on Cavs teammate

Cleveland is 62-32 overall, 26-21 on the road and 43-47-4 against the spread. "We have to go in with a bunker mentality that we had in Game 1 and Game 2, to go out and do what we do, but we have to defend", James said. The Cavaliers are 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings and the under is 4-1-1 in the last 6 meetings. The Cavs had nine turnovers for 13 points in the first half.

Sport Irving's 42, LeBron's 34 pushes Cavs past Celtics in Game 4
Author: 0 Irving's 42, LeBron's 34 pushes Cavs past Celtics in Game 4

Boston Celtics Jae Crowder scored 18 points in the Game 4 loss. Led by its Big Three of James, Irving and Love, Cleveland quickly built a 21-point lead in the first quarter, while getting lots of contributions from their teammates. When his 3-pointer splashed with a half-second left in the quarter, the Cavs led 87-80. Schools close down, pollen kicks in, the neighborhood pool opens for the season, and LeBron James goes back to The NBA Finals.

Sport Lions tour: Lions squad perform song in response to Maori powhiri
Author: 0 Lions tour: Lions squad perform song in response to Maori powhiri

Trudi Gatland has been living in New Zealand in recent times, while her husband coaches Wales, making today's reunion extra special. "It's all about winning the Test series". A glimmer of hope for the Lions lies in Ireland's win over the All Blacks in Chicago a year ago, which ended the New Zealanders' winning run.Ireland lock Iain Henderson said the men in green "got under the All Blacks' skin" in their shock 40-29 win and the Lions will aim to do the same in New Zealand.

Author: 0 Portugal defender Bruno Alves arrives for talks over Rangers move

He becomes Pedro Caixinha's first ever signing at the club and it signals a real statement of intent that the club are aiming to push Celtic hard in next season's Scottish Premiership campaign. "I wanted to come here for myself, it's a fantastic environment". The players we are trying to bring to Rangers , we want them to have that character, that experience and that maturity, but also that winning mentality.

Author: 0 Will Wenger stay at Arsenal until they win the league?

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger could be given in excess of £150m ($190m) to spend on transfers this summer after he agreed to extend his stay at the club by two more years, reports say. "It's what we all want and I know it's what our fans around the world demand". "The basis is there so we need the additions who will make a real difference".

Author: 0 Muguruza through to 2nd round at French Open

With the victory, the 30-year-old Nadal extended his 2017 clay-court record to 18-1 and his career Roland Garros record to 73-2. Carlos Moya has told Rafael Nadal to ignore all talk of a 10th French Open title, but admitted that the magical double-digit is causing pressure for his fellow Spaniard.

Sport First rain drops at French Open
Author: 0 First rain drops at French Open

Kvitova dropped her racket and held her head in her hands, her eyes filling with tears while her support team, wearing T-shirts marked "Courage, Belief, Pojd (Come on! in Czech), celebrated wildly". She added: "Not many people believed that I could play tennis again". However, she spoke about the anxiety associated with her terrible experience.

Author: 0 Newcomers to Cavs-Warriors rivalry embrace Finals

But without playing near their maximum each game (especially on defense), or the Warriors tripping themselves up mentally, the Cavaliers will be hard pressed to keep up with KD, Curry and Greene over the long haul, no matter if Thompson joins in or not.

Sport Champions Trophy 2017: Batsmen to watch out for
Author: 0 Champions Trophy 2017: Batsmen to watch out for

The left-hander received excellent support from Mushfiqur Rahim (79) in a third-wicket partnership of 166. "You know, 84 obviously doesn't look good", said Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza . "We have some exciting youngsters like Mustafizur and Sabbir Rahman, Taskin Ahmed, those players are also in our side". England captain Eoin Morgan has confirmed Ben Stokes is likely to bowl against Bangladesh in the opening match of the ICC Champions Trophy .

Sport Austin Rivers fires back following Glen Davis comments
Author: 0 Austin Rivers fires back following Glen Davis comments

What's made this into a story, though, is that Davis chose to come back at Rivers tonight, posting a video in response. Well, word eventually got around to Glen Davis who took time out of busy day in Hawaii to respond back to Rivers in a NSFW rant.

Author: 0 LeBron says has beaten stacked teams like Warriors before

After the Cavs practiced at Cleveland Clinic Courts on May 28, James was asked if he believed the 2017 NBA Finals can live up to its billing as one of the most eagerly anticipated in many years. He's heading there for the eighth time in a Hall of Fame career spanning 14 seasons. He also sat out two games in the first round due to a calf strain.

Author: 0 England bowl against Bangladesh in Champions Trophy opener

Jonny Bairstow , meanwhile, continues in prolific form - his response to England's untimely collapse to 20 for six against South Africa at Lord's on Monday bringing him a fourth half-century in his last five ODI innings. But we have to start well". Add to this their well-balanced side, and England has their best opportunity to end the silverware-drought. England will bank on Alex Hales and Jason Roy, who is under a bit of pressure to get runs, to give them a quick start, with Joe ...

Author: 0 Finals pick up where they left off with Cavs-Warriors III

Golden State Warriors' star Klay Thompson has struggled scoring this postseason, despite the Warriors being undefeated heading into the NBA Finals . It's not like Cleveland is down 3-1 - oops, that being the deficit it rallied from past year to shock the hoops world. "It's a team game ". The most typical result was a Golden State 4-1 series win, and they even swept Cleveland three times .

Sport Arsenal beat Chelsea to win record 13th FA Cup
Author: 0 Arsenal beat Chelsea to win record 13th FA Cup

Arsenal even had the luxury of a man advantage from the 68th minute when Victor Moses received a second yellow card for diving. "This team has suffered". Many observers wrote off Arsenal's chances before the game due to Mertesacker's impending involvement, but the 32-year-old used that negativity as motivation and went on to produce an assured display in his side's 2-1 victory.

Sport Morgan: Roy to remain our go-to opener
Author: 0 Morgan: Roy to remain our go-to opener

Unorthodoxly hitting the ball to different parts of the ground, he has the strength and the strokes to clear the infield when the pressure builds, and runs between the wickets as well as anyone around. "I will try to watch India-Pakistan match on Sunday from Kashmir", said the 32-year old, who played for Kings XI Punjab in the just-concluded Indian Premier League.

Author: 0 Harper, Strickland trade punches, Nationals beat Giants 3-0

Harper's errant helmet tossHarper charged the mound and landed a punch to Strickland's face after Strickland drilled him with a 98-mph fastball, but Harper's helmet toss was about as accurate as 50 Cent's infamous first pitch. This was just the first of six games between the Nats and Giants, and the Nats can't be happy about their star getting plunked. "It's go time", Strickland said , characterizing his thoughts once seeing Harper run at him.

Sport Zinedine Zidane looking like a veteran at Madrid's helm
Author: 0 Zinedine Zidane looking like a veteran at Madrid's helm

There are no favourites in finals. "They've had an extraordinary year and I thank them for that, but now we need one final effort and we need to be more motivated than they are". We'll prepare in the best way possible because it's the two best teams playing the final. After winning the Europa League and guiding Manchester United back into the Champions League , Jose Mourinho has made it clear that he meant to take a break and switch off from football after a long, mentally exhausting ...

Sport Kvitova's return to provide French Open with early emotions
Author: 0 Kvitova's return to provide French Open with early emotions

The 31st-seeded Vinci, most famous for ending Serena Williams' hopes of a calendar year Grand Slam by beating her in the semifinals at Flushing Meadows in 2015, lost to Rio Olympics gold medalist Monica Puig 6-3, 3-6, 6-2. Kvitova was left fighting to save her career after the attack , admitting her hand was "still not 100%" while speaking to reporters at Roland Garros on Friday.