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Donald Trump: Neither Warriors nor Cavaliers will be invited to White House

Donald Trump: Neither Warriors nor Cavaliers will be invited to White House It seemed to be a moot point, as LeBron James said Tuesday that neither his Cavaliers nor the Warriors would accept a visit. President Trump rescinded the invitation in a tweet: "Going to the White House is considered a great honor for a championship team". [Full Article...]

Sloane steady wins the race for Stephens

Sloane steady wins the race for Stephens Simona Halep finally shook off the shackles of her own expectations to clinch a Grand Slam title at the fourth time of asking in a final. In all, Halep won 12 of the final 15 games, serving out the match at 5-1 and then dropping her racket as she faced her team in the players' box with both her arms held high. [Full Article...]

Durant wins second successive NBA Finals MVP

Durant wins second successive NBA Finals MVP The path to this title was more precarious than the first two for coach Steve Kerr and the Warriors, who overcame injuries, expectations, a built-to-dethrone-them Rockets team and the brilliance of James, who may have played his final game in Cleveland . [Full Article...]

Fox qualifies for 2018 US Open Championship

Fox qualifies for 2018 US Open Championship With only one tournament - the FedEx St. Jude Classic - left on the schedule before the U.S. Open at Shinnecock, Scott made a decision to try and lock up a spot in the field through the sectional qualifying process. Fox and FS1 will split television coverage of the first and second rounds of the U.S. Open on Thursday and Friday, June 14 and 15. "I haven't played one of these in a long time but I r... [Full Article...]

NASCAR notebook: Blaney perseveres for strong finish

NASCAR notebook: Blaney perseveres for strong finish Harvick and Busch have won nine of 13 Cup races this season and each have earned enough playoff points that they're already stout favorites to race for the championship in the season finale at Homestead. On Friday, Busch bristled at a comment about him having never won an Xfinity Series race at Pocono Speedway. Pollex was a fixture in victory lane last season but scaled back her travel schedule... [Full Article...]

French Open 2018: Garbine Muguruza vs Simona Halep,

She was quoted as saying: "The book was a lot about me.I think the book was 100 per cent hearsay". "My head won it". In the ascendancy, Halep broke again and closed out the match to return. "I think everyone would ask me questions, as well", she said. "But before that, we are not going to be weird and awkward and make it, like, weird for each other", said Stephens , who was close to going out i... [Full Article...]

Cavs talk day after Game 3 loss against Warriors

Cavs talk day after Game 3 loss against Warriors As Ben Rohrbach of Yahoo Sports noted, ESPN's Stephen A. Smith said on First Take that LeBron James would have a conversation with Golden State regarding his own impending free agency this offseason. I think my guy had three or four of those. Offensive rebounding: Cleveland can beat the Warriors on the glass, and the Cavs did just that in Game 1 , getting 53 rebounds to just 38 for th... [Full Article...]

Impressive Thiem downs Nishikori to set up Zverev clash at French Open

Impressive Thiem downs Nishikori to set up Zverev clash at French Open German Zverev, 21, made his breakthrough into the last eight of a Grand Slam in Paris but it came at a cost, which might well be collected by Austrian Thiem who has had an easier run. "[At the] beginning of the fourth set I thought, okay, I can turn this match around, especially when I saved a few break points". "The first two sets were incredible but then he raised his level and it was 50-50... [Full Article...]

Smith holds 3-shot lead at US Women's Open

Smith holds 3-shot lead at US Women's Open Kim only needed to match Jutanugarn's score at the 18th but committed a bogey after finding a bunker with her second shot, while Jutanugarn made par to extend the playoff. Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn is second after a 70. "After you have seven-shot lead and end up in playoff, I had no expectation because I kind of got mad a little bit with my back nine". [Full Article...]

Messi overtakes Ronaldo on Forbes rich list

Messi overtakes Ronaldo on Forbes rich list Philippe Coutinho backs Mohamed Salah to star at the World Cup . His worldwide form has been impressive too and he ended the 2018 World Cup qualifying group with 15 goals . He has yet to truly shine with Argentina on the grandest stage of them all, however, and will hope to inspire his team-mates to glory in Russian Federation this summer. [Full Article...]

Favored Justify draws the rail for Belmont

Favored Justify draws the rail for Belmont After winning the Kentucky Derby and Preakness, the son of Scat Daddy will arrive in NY tomorrow and ship to Belmont Park. Hofburg was made the 9-2 second choice. 1 hole. "It's all you can hope for", Baffert said. Shurmur, who was hired in January, also recently threw out a first pitch at Citi Field before a Mets game as he comes into focus in the NY spotlight. [Full Article...]

Israeli embassy confirms cancellation of Argentina friendly in Jerusalem

Israeli embassy confirms cancellation of Argentina friendly in Jerusalem The Israeli Embassy in Argentina tweeted to confirm that the football friendly between the two countries was off. Reports had surfaced in Argentina on Tuesday that the match would be called off, with Palestine's Football Association celebrating the news . [Full Article...]

England show their strengths and weaknesses against Nigeria

England show their strengths and weaknesses against Nigeria We weigh most days when we get up and that's normally my fighting weight. The quietly-spoken former England and Aston Villa defender has made a point of not implementing strict rules or excessively raising expectations and Henderson says that is having the desired effect. [Full Article...]

New Footage Shows Lebron James Rage At Team-Mate's Costly Error

New Footage Shows Lebron James Rage At Team-Mate's Costly Error In fact, they've been in this exact spot in each of the last three years-trailing the Golden State Warriors 2-0 in the NBA Finals before playing Game 3 at home. Love had just chased Stephen Curry all over the court, had even harassed him into losing his dribble as the shot clock ticked down - and then Curry scooped up the loose ball, jumped awkwardly to his right and, nearly 30 feet from th... [Full Article...]

No female athletes among highest 100 earners on Forbes list in 2018

No female athletes among highest 100 earners on Forbes list in 2018 Mayweather earnt $275m (£205.9m) from his fight against UFC star Conor McGregor last August and supplemented his annual income with $10m (£7.49m) in endorsements, Forbes reports. Since the list was expanded to at least 50 people in 2010, there had been one woman on the list every single year. Forbes used salary and bonus data between June 1, 2017 and June 1, 2018 to create the list. [Full Article...]

Arsenal in shock Marouane Fellaini move with free transfer talks due

Arsenal in shock Marouane Fellaini move with free transfer talks due Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini could be on his way to Arsenal in a shock free transfer. This potential availability on a free transfer has alerted the Gunners, for whom new head coach Unai Emery and head of recruitment Sven Mislintat have been given just a £50 million (Dh244.3m) budget after two years of heavy spending under the former's predecessor Arsene Wenger. [Full Article...]

Ruthless Rafael Nadal sends Richard Gasquet crashing out as French challenge fades

Ruthless Rafael Nadal sends Richard Gasquet crashing out as French challenge fades Rafael Nadal continued his bid for an 11th French Open title on Saturday by brushing aside home favourite Richard Gasquet to claim a 16th consecutive win over his childhood friend and reach the fourth round. I hope to be ready to play a good match. Italy's Fabio Fognini made the last 16 for the second time with a 6-3, 4-6, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 win over Britain's last man standing Kyle Edmund . [Full Article...]

£437m Samuel Umtiti release clause ends Jose Mourinho interest

£437m Samuel Umtiti release clause ends Jose Mourinho interest His talents have not gone unnoticed, with United boss Jose Mourinho an apparent admirer as he looks to rebuild the Red Devils defence this summer. Partly because of that low buy-out fee, Umtiti has drawn attention from a number of top clubs around Europe - Manchester United were prepared to meet it to whisk him away to Old Trafford. [Full Article...]

Portugal play goalless with Belgium in World Cup friendly

Portugal play goalless with Belgium in World Cup friendly Belgium manager, Roberto Martinez boasts of a plethora of talent, including the likes of Kevin De Bruyne and Vincent Kompany , Romelu Lukaku and Chelsea's Eden Hazard . He's not a young player, he knows his body. It is a huge call from Joachim Low after Sane, 22, had a breakout season in England, winning the Premier League title and League Cup with Manchester City . [Full Article...]

We are all France - Tolisso slams Pogba whistles

We are all France - Tolisso slams Pogba whistles The former Real Sociedad forward scored the second from the spot in the friendly victory at the Allianz Riviera and the likes of Paul Pogba joined him in busting out the L sign, while Adil Rami went for the "Jubilation" dance. Diego Costa has been the latest of those to do so, while Diego Simeone rings the player practically daily while he's with France, to convince him to stay. [Full Article...]


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