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Author: 0 Wawrinka pierces Murray's armour to reach French Open final

Thiem's hopes of becoming just the second Austrian - after 1995 French Open victor Thomas Muster - to reach a Slam final subsided with a whimper as Nadal raced to victory in just over two hours. But make no mistake: Wawrinka does not discourage easily. By the anticlimactic close of what Murray termed "a very high-intensity match", he was complaining aloud about having "no legs".

Author: 0 Andy Murray into semi-finals after taming Kei Nishikori

Stan Wawrinka beat Marin Cilic 6-3 6-3 6-1 to advance into the Roland Garros semifinals for the third year in a row. Andy Murray believes a change of tactics in the second set against Kei Nishikori was the key to him making a fourth successive Roland Garros semi-final.

Author: 0 Benintendi hits 2 HRs to help Red Sox beat Orioles 7-3

Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado reacts after striking out with a runner on first against the Boston Red Sox in the first inning of a baseball game, Saturday, June 3, 2017, in Baltimore . "I've felt like I've thrown the ball well against them", Tillman said, "but they're spoiling a lot of good pitches right now". He allowed three runs and six hits with nine strikeouts and one walk in six innings.

Sports Murray, others speak against Court's stance on gay marriage
Author: 0 Murray, others speak against Court's stance on gay marriage

Court, the 74-year-old Australian who holds a record 24 grand-slam titles, has caused controversy by writing an open letter to Qantas, informing the airline that she would boycott its flights because of its support of same-sex marriage. Tennis Australia said Court's views did not align with the governing body's. Tennis Australia have said they will not rename the Arena, stating that Court's personal views are her own.

Sports The First Trailer For Black Panther Has Arrived
Author: 0 The First Trailer For Black Panther Has Arrived

The trailer for the film debuted during Game 4 of the NBA Finals on Friday night, June 9, as the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers faced off for possibly the final time in the competition. Then, we see a group of men with guns, looking out for someone, when they see T'challa aka Black Panther (Chadwick Boseman) on the top of a tree in his vibranium metal body armor.

Sports Sir Mo Farah victorious in 5000 metres in Eugene
Author: 0 Sir Mo Farah victorious in 5000 metres in Eugene

Farah's time in the Diamond League race, his second competition of the outdoor season following a second-place finish over 1500m earlier this month, was the fastest in the world this year. I believe in clean sports. He said he has not read the USADA report that has shown up online. "I don't like to think like that, but it will be, my last", he said.

Author: 0 LeBron James moves up on Forbes' list of top paid athletes

The Warriors have added Durant and boy oh boy does he change the dynamic of that team. The Golden State Warriors are a super team if we have ever seen one, that is without question. Game 4 in Cleveland will be shown on the huge overhead scoreboard at Oracle, the seats are all tinged in gold and a huge "Strength In Numbers" banner - the team motto - is on display as well.

Sports OSU Finds Their Man In Butler's Chris Holtmann
Author: 0 OSU Finds Their Man In Butler's Chris Holtmann

First it was Brad Stevens moving to the National Basketball Association and the Boston Celtics, now it's his replacement Chris Holtmann moving roughly 300 miles west to a Power Five school. The Ohio State did reach back to the same school where they acquired Matta in picking Holtmann from Butler . Holtmann quickly took charge of the program and delivered an impressive stretch of seasons in his time with Butler .

Sports Bayern Munich 'offer Alexis Sanchez £350000 a week'
Author: 0 Bayern Munich 'offer Alexis Sanchez £350000 a week'

Manchester City are also in for the Chile worldwide, with Pep Guardiola chasing the player he managed at Barca. Arsenal are desperate to keep hold of Sanchez and the Mirror claim he's been offered more than £275,000 a week to stay put.

Author: 0 Warriors Top Cavaliers to Move One Win From Perfection

He has become their leading offensive force which has been put on full display through the first three games of the series averaging 34.0 points per game on 56.1 percent shooting from the field. Amid the points, however, things got heated between several players, including LeBron and Kevin Durant . Perhaps most frustrating for the Cavaliers , who host game four on Friday, is that after two lopsided losses to open the series they returned home and played their most complete game of the ...

Author: 0 Nadal for the 10th time made the final of Roland Garros

Third seed Wawrinka's epic battle against Murray had delayed Nadal's appearance until almost 6 p.m. local time and there was a sense of "after the Lord Mayor's show" as the day's second semi-final began. It's enough - nine is more than good enough. He agonizingly lost to Federer in the Australian Open final, blowing a break lead in the fifth set. That Wawrinka hadn't dropped a set prior to the semifinals helped him against Murray.

Sports Mets to bring back Cespedes for Saturday's doubleheader
Author: 0 Mets to bring back Cespedes for Saturday's doubleheader

Lucie. Yoenis Cespedes was on a plane to rejoin the team Friday evening. With so very little news provided from the team in these latest New York Mets rumors, it would be a guess to state when the team will activate Yoenis Cespedes from the disabled list.

Author: 0 Police release Tiger Woods' DUI arrest video

This image provided by the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office on Monday, May 29, 2017, shows Tiger Woods . During the roadside stop, police administered a series of sobriety tests. He was cited for DUI and improper parking; his arraignment date is July 5. His speech is slurred from his first words. Once out of the auto, Woods had a hard time keeping his eyes open.

Author: 0 Alonso: I'll be back with McLaren, if we're winning

Alonso's contract expires after this year, and his vehicle has only finished one of the six races in 2017 after finishing a way-below-his-ability 10th for the 2016 season. 33 drivers doing the race and just enjoy racing. Beyond this, Liberty Media has spoken openly about the prospect of adding one or two more races inside the United States, such as street races in California and NY.

Author: 0 Champions Trophy: Plunkett, Ball star in England's comprehensive win over Black Caps

I really hope England do what Eoin Morgan says they'll do and back their man. England were asked to bat first and they responded brilliantly to it. However, Jos Buttler's dashing unbeaten 61 off 48 balls, including a couple of extravagant sixes, helped take them to 310 all out. "These tournaments are short and sharp and there's no room for mistakes", Williamson , who made a hundred against Australia , said after winning the toss.

Sports Kohli hails Yuvraj as India rout Pakistan
Author: 0 Kohli hails Yuvraj as India rout Pakistan

When play got underway, India set Pakistan a daunting target of 320 to win a rain-affected Group B match, which was reduced to 289 from 41 overs. In the field, we were still 6 today. Pakistan next play South Africa in a bid to revive their campaign at Edgbaston on Wednesday. Openers Azhar Ali (50) and Ahmed Shehzad (12) gave a solid start of 22 runs in 4.4 overs before rain appeared for yet another time in the game.

Author: 0 MSU players to be charged with sexual assault

A state judge ordered arrest warrants Tuesday for Joshua King , 19, Demetric Vance , 20, and Donnie Corley Jr ., 19. King faces the most severe charges and is charged with one count of first degree criminal sexual conduct and one count of third degree criminal sexual conduct, as well as with capturing an image of an unclothed person.

Sports Champions Trophy: Amla, Tahir lead South Africa past Sri Lanka
Author: 0 Champions Trophy: Amla, Tahir lead South Africa past Sri Lanka

South Africa's Morne Morkel made the first breakthrough when he dismissed the risky Niroshan Dickwella for 41 after the Sri Lanka opener's attempted drive down the ground resulted in a comfortable catch for Wayne Parnell at third man. "We were slow between the overs". Hashim Amla's 25th one-day global hundred underpinned the Proteas' score of 299-6 on Saturday, before Tahir played the lead role in ensuring Sri Lanka's chase was an unsuccessful one.

Sports Nadal through to French Open semis as Carreno Busta quits
Author: 0 Nadal through to French Open semis as Carreno Busta quits

A year after Djokovic defeated Andy Murray to complete the career Grand Slam , he admitted he was a man without answers against Thiem. "I think it was decided in the first set, I tried but I lost a crucial break at the start of the second set".