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Author: 0 Garbine Muguruza Success is piece of cake for French Open champion

Muguruza met less resistance in the second set on her way to last 16. Spanish 23-year-old Muguruza will face either French 13th seed Kiki Mladenovic or unseeded Shelby Rogers of the United States for a place in the quarterfinals. "I didn't feel good". They love their French players, and it's a really cool atmosphere, I guess, try to pretend they are cheering for me. Close and fun match, but I give the edge to Muguruza.

Author: 0 Durant not feeling pressure of NBA Finals expectations

However, this year's prices show fans are "clearly excited" by the prospect of either of the Cavaliers or the Warriors securing a second championship against their archrival, SeatGeek analyst Natt Rattner told FOX Business. So here we are again. It's not as if the Cavaliers aren't better than last year's 2017 finalists either, having made in-season additions, sharpshooter Kyle Korver and former All-Star point guard Deron Williams.

Author: 0 Someone Vandalized LeBron James' House With A Racial Slur

Four-time NBA Most Valuable Player James spoke Wednesday, May 31 at Oakland on the eve of the NBA Finals between his defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors . The department received a call at 6:14 a.m. Wednesday morning, Jefferson said. "You know hate in America, especially for African-Americans, is living every day".

Author: 0 Two-goal Ronaldo gives Real 12th European title

Cristiano Ronaldo placed a attractive shot into Buffon's net on 20 minutes, but 7 minutes later Mario Mandzukic scored one of the goals of the tournament as he deftly controlled the ball on his chest before lobbing the goalkeeper with an exquisite overhead.

Sports Phil Mickelson will withdraw from 2017 US Open to attend daughter's graduation
Author: 0 Phil Mickelson will withdraw from 2017 US Open to attend daughter's graduation

Memorial not a good warmup for U.S. OpenGolfers hoping for Tiger's returnC. Five-time major victor Phil Mickelson will miss the US Open later this month to attend daughter Amanda's graduation. "So that's why I'm saying something today, but it doesn't look good for me playing". "My daughter is ... the school president". Mickelson tells The New York Times that being at the ceremony for Amanda is something he will cherish forever.

Author: 0 Oracle beats Kiwis in Bermuda for America's Cup bonus point

The Kiwi boat was able to mow down Oracle's early lead by halfway down the third-leg, but Burling was out-thought by Spithill for a second time just before the fourth mark, when New Zealand tacked underneath the United States boat when crossing would have seen them take the lead.

Sports Max Holloway: Conor McGregor can come see me when he's ready
Author: 0 Max Holloway: Conor McGregor can come see me when he's ready

Aldo's calculated striking should be enough to chop him down over time , especially if Holloway is unable to execute a Plan B or C. The co-main event between Claudia Gadelha and Karolina Kowalkiewicz is downright fantastic, though. Unfortunately, Aldo's reign came to a crashing halt in 2015 when he suffered a brutal, one-punch knockout to Conor McGregor in just 13-seconds when they met at UFC 194.

Sports Marlins' Edinson Volquez tosses first no-hitter of Major League Baseball season
Author: 0 Marlins' Edinson Volquez tosses first no-hitter of Major League Baseball season

Miami extended its lead to 5-2 in the fourth. He's 5-0 on the season with a Midwest League-leading 0.50 ERA and 62 strikeouts in 54 1/3 innings. Following a sacrifice, Ahmed singled off Brad Ziegler . Hammel (2-6) gave up homers to Carlos Santana and Bradley Zimmer in the third, but he retired 15 of his next 17 batters before giving way to Mike Minor with two outs in the seventh.

Sports Graham Rahal takes pole, track record at Detroit Grand Prix
Author: 0 Graham Rahal takes pole, track record at Detroit Grand Prix

Josef Newgarden, driving for Team Penske, was fourth in the only auto with a Chevy engine among the top seven in the 22-car field. The IndyCar series leader will start outside of Rahal this afternoon while Indianapolis 500 victor Takuma Sato jumped into the 3rd spot on the grid.

Sports LeBron James speaks out on racism after graffiti attack
Author: 0 LeBron James speaks out on racism after graffiti attack

As James' Cavaliers were preparing to play the Golden State Warriors in Oakland , the Los Angeles Police Department received a call "reporting the N-word had been spray-painted on James' private gate", NPR's Tom Goldman reports . Cleveland will have to slow down a team that has been clobbering teams by 16.3 points per game in the postseason. "Any time someone beats you, you'd love to play them", Green said.

Author: 0 Watch Red Sox's Pablo Sandoval Hit Opposite-Field Home Run Vs. Orioles

The Red Sox look to continue their success at the expense of the Orioles on Thursday when the contentious rivals begin a four-game series at Camden Yards. Ross was optioned to Pawtucket on May 18 and did not pitch because of discomfort in his elbow. "The range of motion is starting to get there", Farrell said.

Sports Donaldson homers twice, Smoak drives in three as Blue Jays top Yankees
Author: 0 Donaldson homers twice, Smoak drives in three as Blue Jays top Yankees

Pineda has notched nine straight starts allowing three runs or fewer, but he hasn't faced the Jays just yet. He had seven strikeouts, the sixth time in his career that he has had seven or more strikeouts in a game. Toronto had won eight of its previous nine. Sabathia also moved into fourth place all-time in strikeouts for a left-handed pitcher with 2,779. Besides, Travis is 1-for-20 in his career against Sabathia.

Author: 0 Del Potro wins 1st match at French Open since 2012

Words were exchanged, and after the breakof serve Klizan went on to take the match out 7-6 6-4 4-6 0-6 6-4. Kuznetsov, ranked 73rd in the world, couldn't prove the same style of tennis that helped him to the semifinals of the ATP Geneva Open last week as the players took court at a packed Philippe-Chatrier stadium.

Author: 0 LeBron James: 'Got to figure out how to combat' Kevin Durant, Warriors

He finished 2-for-6 from deep and will need to cut down on the turnovers if the Cavaliers are going to have any chance of competing in this series. "So we don't want to have a high steady diet of it because the defense becomes stagnant and our players become stagnant, but that's part of our package".

Sports Arsenal 'bid €100m for Kylian Mbappe'
Author: 0 Arsenal 'bid €100m for Kylian Mbappe'

It is believed that Real Madrid and Manchester City both have put placed a €130million bid earlier for Mbappe. Spurs have been linked with the France global recently as Mauricio Pochettino looks to bolster his squad ahead of Premier League and Champions League campaigns next season, with Lemar one of a host of Monaco players who impressed during their Ligue 1 title win during 2015-16.

Sports Merkel says expects Britain to remain a partner post-Brexit
Author: 0 Merkel says expects Britain to remain a partner post-Brexit

This time, Germany is the new enemy, after a recent visit to Europe left leaders there despondent about U.S. relations and prompted German Chancellor Angela Merkel to make the unprecedented statement that Europe could no longer fully count on the United States as an ally .

Sports Captain Morgan will not rob Roy of England opening spot
Author: 0 Captain Morgan will not rob Roy of England opening spot

England's joy at launching their Champions Trophy campaign with a commanding win over Bangladesh was tempered by the prospect of all-rounder Chris Woakes missing the rest of the tournament. Both Finn and Roland-Jones featured in England's one-day global defeat by South Africa at Lord's -a match where Woakes was rested as he recovered from a thigh problem.

Author: 0 A look at the key duels in the Champions League final

That will not be the case next season, with Chelsea among five English sides entering the Champions League, and they will need greater depth to their squad. If Buffon does win the Ballon d'Or, he would become the first goalkeeper to do so since 1963, when Lev Yashin, who played for the Soviet Union and FC Dynamo Moscow, won it.