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Success earns Svitolina a return to the world's top 10 and comes after back-to-back titles at the Taiwan Open and Dubai Tennis Championships in February, and victory at last month's Istanbul Cup. "Today was one of the best matches I ever played, maybe. You played fantastic and deserve it", he said. After winning the French Open a year ago, Djokovic became one of only eight players in tennis history to achieve the Career Grand Slam and he will be hoping to defend his crown.
  • Team India will leave off-field distractions behind, asserts Laxman

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    Tamim made 128 and shared a third-wicket partnership of 166 with Mushfiqur Rahim which laid the platform to give Bangladesh the chance to spring a major shock against the hosts. While India and Australia are being pegged as the two likeliest to meet in the final, there will be teams like hosts England who will have a lot to say about that.
  • Old rivalry boosted by fresh faces in NBA finals

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    This year's NBA Finals , a rubber match between the Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors , will surely be one of the highest rated series of all time . Golden State won all 12 of their earlier NBA Playoff games , Cleveland dropped just one of theirs. "Obviously it's a new season, especially this last series of the season, and we gotta bring it", Durant said of the best-of-seven clash.
  • Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper Ejected After Throwing Punches in Sunday's Win

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    Harper immediately headed toward the mound to throw his helmet & hands at Strickland, leading both benches to immediately empty with players shoving and tackling each other. "Like I said, I left the ball over the plate a couple of times to him and he's taken advantage of that". "Says all you need to know that Buster Posey didn't bother to hold back Harper", tweeted Fox broadcaster Kevin Burkhardt.
  • ICC Champions Trophy 2017 preview: England vs Bangladesh

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    England would now look to keep the Shakib-led unit to a decent total and chase it down later. Mark Wood's return is another tonic for England and spinner Adil Rashid can have a big say over whether they can win the Champions Trophy . "That is what I believe we have been playing, and it has been working for us". Actually there are a lot of expectations at home. So many guys have said that before and it's a bit of a cliché, but it's important in these kind of tournaments not to look too ...
  • Mercedes try to solve Lewis Hamilton's auto problems which threaten title tilt

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    I was just going flat-out, trying to go as fast as I can because for me it means that I'm staying ahead of Valtteri, first of all, and close to Kimi. Lewis Hamilton has said he is determined to solve the problems that have stymied his bid for a fourth Formula One world championship after a hard weekend at the Monaco Grand Prix .
  • Kyrie Irving Has Been Announced As NBA 2K18's Cover Star

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    The point guard averaged 27.1 points per game. "It's surreal to be featured on the cover and I can't wait to dominate on the virtual court with all of my fans this fall". As previously announced , the National Basketball Association 2K18 Legend Edition and Legend Edition Gold (featuring Shaquille O'Neal on the cover) will be available in both digital and physical formats for $99.99 and $149.99, respectively, on PS4, Nintendo Switch and Xbox One.
  • Harry Kane on course for the Golden Boot

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    But his form has since tailed off and, indeed, Lukaku has not scored in his last four Premier League games - meaning he now sits two goals behind Kane. "It was hard because we conceded the goal but the team tried to keep going and I think we fully deserved it". "What can we say about him?" Mauricio Pochettino put out a strong Tottenham side despite having second place already secured, and though they had much of the play early on, the first chance fell to Leicester .
  • Venus Williams just gave away the sex of her sister Serena's baby

    Venus Williams just gave away the sex of her sister Serena's baby

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    Making a record 20th appearance at Roland Garros , Venus Williams is looking to finally get her hands on the French Open trophy. The 35-year-old is due later this year. Earlier this week in Paris , Venus had talked about her anticipation of becoming an aunt. The Pole continued to be more aggressive in the final set by coming forward to the net, serving her first ace out wide and she sealed the game by virtue of a good serve out wide.
  • Collision During 6th America's Cup Race

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    The British crew's latest loss was significant as the French were widely regarded as the underdogs and had struggled with speed and stability on their first day, before securing victory on Sunday against Swedish team Artemis Racing. San Francisco, which provided a spectacular backdrop in 2013, fell out early. Sweden's team Artemis are skippered by Iain Percy, "Ainslie's closest friend in sailing", adds the paper.
  • Modi arrives in Spain on second leg of four-nation tour

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    Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) in Saint Petersburg on June 1, 2017 . While addressing the nation on Mann ki Baat, Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, appealed to families to post pictures of their three generations performing asanas together.