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But after holding her next serve, Kuznetsova took her chance on her third match point when Zhang's scooped shot from the back of the court sailed long. His coach, Thierry Van Cleemput , said that while the 10th seed had not torn ligaments or broken a bone, the injury on Court Suzanne Lenglen , which had put his grasscourt season in doubt, should prompt a review.
  • ICC Champions Trophy 2017

    ICC Champions Trophy 2017

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    The way they are playing, if you look at the last two years, their performance, they win nearly everything. The host enter the major ICC tournament after managing a 2-1 series victory over South Africa. It's a big game for us, the first game of the Champions Trophy . "Sometimes it creates pressure. With the amount of experience they have in the home season and the Indian Premier League (IPL), I think they are up for the challenge in England ".
  • Kleist dominates in relief as Oregon tops Baylor 7-4 in WCWS

    Kleist dominates in relief as Oregon tops Baylor 7-4 in WCWS

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    Jenna Lilley followed suit with an RBI double off the wall in right field to bring in the game's second run and extend her team's early lead. OR extended its lead in the third off Walljasper. In the other bracket semifinal, Washington will play Oklahoma at 2:30 p.m. Gwen Svekis hit a two-run homer to help OR defeat LSU 4-1 in a Women's College World Series elimination game Saturday night.
  • Caroline Wozniacki defeats American teenager CiCi Bellis at French Open

    Caroline Wozniacki defeats American teenager CiCi Bellis at French Open

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    Two weeks past his 21st birthday, unseeded Karen Khachanov of Russian Federation became the youngest man to reach the French Open's fourth round since 2009, beating 21st-seeded American John Isner 7-6 (1), 6-3, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (3). Chung forced the contest into a deciding set as play resumed today, but the world number 67 double faulted on match point to gift Nishikori a 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (4/7), 0-6, 6-4 victory.
  • Cavs try to adjust on both ends after Game 1 beating

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    We can play at a high tempo as well as in transition and in half-court". "We can't play in between". Unless the incomparable LeBron James can somehow summon up an absolutely unworldly, super-human performance in the next few days, the Golden State Warriors will soon take home their second National Basketball Association championship in three years.
  • Murray faces French Open tester against in-form Kuznetsov

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    The world number one got past Russian Andrey Kuznetsov in four sets - 6-4 4-6 6-2 6-0. Just 4-4 this clay season and with only one title this year, Andy Murray admits it's been a tough start to 2017. I have to keep going about my process and I want to get to the top of the game one day. "That's what happens", said Murray. Ivan (Lendl ) is back in Paris now in his corner - I think that helps as well.
  • Real Madrid after Eden Hazard for a record fee

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    The post Hazard: I Want To Stay At Chelsea For A Couple More Years appeared first on 360Nobs.com . Late in the season, reports claimed that Real Madrid had made the Belgium worldwide their top summer transfer target as they continue to pursue the "Galactico" policy of signings that has seen Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Luka Modric swap the Premier League for the Santiago Bernabeu in recent years.
  • Real Madrid win UEFA Champions League

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    They are the first side to retain the European Cup since AC Milan did so in 1990. Former Madrid star Gonzalo Higuain tested Keylor Navas early on with a 25-yard drive, before the goalkeeper had to make a terrific one-handed save to keep out a powerful Miralem Pjanic strike from a similar distance.
  • Griezmann 'called Mourinho to explain United snub'

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    Everton's Romelu Lukaku is an obvious one, a battering ram of a striker in the Didier Drogba mould. Lukaku is the top target if United are prepared to pay £100m. The 31-year-old has been left out of Gareth Southgate's last two global squads and his prospects of regaining a central role in Mourinho's first-team plans look remote.
  • Champions League Final: Cristiano Ronaldo's record galore continues with end of season

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    A good day at the office for the Ballon d'Or victor, then. We ended it very well and I'm happy. "Juve were superb first half, they were aggressive, they were pressing all over the pitch and they created the better chances". For all the talk of tactics, the threat posed by the Italian champions, the focus on Ronaldo's Welsh team mate Gareth Bale , the romantic notion of Juve goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon finally winning a Champions League medal and everything else that had occupied minds ...