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Hamilton wins third straight Canadian Grand Prix, Canada's Stroll gets first points

A five-time victor at the Canadian GP, which celebrates its 50th anniversary, Hamilton already led qualifying — but by just four one-thousandths of a second o...


Ostapenko roars back to upset Halep in French Open final

Thursday, June 8, 2017. "At some points I was like a spectator on the court", Halep said. I thank you for coming to support me always. "But then I learned h...


Grand Rapids captures AHL Calder Cup

A, 4-3, comeback win over the Syracuse Crunch concluded a terrific postseason run by the Griffins. Bertuzzi, who set the Griffins' franchise record with 23 ca...


Fans gather in Pittsburgh for Penguins' Stanley Cup parade

Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford reportedly approached Fleury prior to the March 1 trade deadline and asked if the netminder would waive his NMC in orde...


French Open up for grabs for women; Murray, top men in QF

Nishikori surpassed Jiro Sato, who died in 1934, for the most quarterfinal appearances by a Japanese man, as he made the last eight for the second time in three...


These old men are back! Borg tips Federer, Nadal for Wimbledon

The Spaniard becomes the first man to win 10 titles at a single Grand Slam and, if he continues to play like this, then Margaret Court's all-time record of 11...


Durant's non-foul looms large in Warriors' game-deciding run

The Warriors started the game lackluster and trailed at the end of the first quarter. Durant didn't really need a hard sell that day in the Hamptons. "That's ...


WRAPUP 1-Tennis-Highlights of French Open 15th day

Nadal, who has now closed back to within three of Federer's all-time record with a 15th slam title, said in halting French: "It's truly incredible". - At just...


France edge thrilling friendly against England

However, on 78 minutes, Dembele would get France's third goal of the game, after being set up by Mbappe following some dismal England defending. France's...


Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko wins French Open final against Simona Halep

The Latvian beat Simona Halep 4-6 6-4 6-3 to become the first unseeded victor of the tournament in the post-War era, propelling her from 47th position to 12th...


LeBron not faulting Warriors for building super team

The Warriors aren't just looking for another championship. Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) holds teammate Draymond Green , right, back. T...


Mets, Zack Wheeler trounced by Cubs

The New York Mets hope their poor pitching performance was just an aberration. Every Cubs starter registered a hit in this one, including Lester, and five...


Jonny Bairstow replaces Jason Roy for England against Pakistan

England were the first team to qualify for the semis on the back of three impressive wins against New Zealand and old foes Australia . After suffering a c...


Scooter Gennett hits 4 home runs for Reds to tie MLB record

His 17 total bases also set a franchise record, and his 10 RBIs tied the club mark. "I'm truly blessed. I'm from here, born here. It's an honor for sure". Alway...


Draymond Green: I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland

We later learned that the first half technical was called on Warriors Head Coach Steve Kerr. There was an unbelievably confusing moment in the third quart...


Pfizer denies over-charging for cancer drugs in South Africa

Tembinkosi Bonakele , head of the Competition Commission, said the agency would investigate Aspen Pharmacare, Africa's biggest generic drug maker, US company Pf...


Bairstow 'a chance' to replace Roy - Morgan

Bairstow is untested as an global opener and has only done the job for Yorkshire eight times in 50-over cricket - although he did hammer 174 against Durham la...


Possible Date Set For Conor McGregor And Floyd Mayweather Fight

The potential August 26 date for the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight could be off the table due to a request by Mayweather Promotions. The request still c...


Redskins name Doug Williams personnel boss

The analogy is apt, not only because Williams was the man who led Washington to victory in Super Bowl XXII but because Allen, and by proxy owner Daniel Snyder...


Everton agree €34m deal for Sunderland's Jordan Pickford

Though the price tag looks high, Everton will consider the move to be a shrewd one in light of Pickford's age and experience in both the Premier League and ...


Bairstow set to replace Roy

Roy has averaged a frightful 6.37 in the eight ODI innings so far this season, with as many as six single-digit scores to his name. Despite Roy's struggles, ...


Rain postpones men's French Open quarters, delays women's

Ostapenko had never been beyond the third round at a major before arriving in Paris . "We played doubles together in Wuhan a year ago and we have practised a...


Lorenzo Insigne's Agent Tackles Chelsea Transfer Talk

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte will reportedly move for Napoli attacker Lorenzo Insigne if Eden Hazard leaves for Real Madrid. Insigne scored 20 ti...


Scherzer gets to 2000 Ks, but Rangers beat Nationals 5-1

In terms of innings pitched (1,784), Scherzer is the third-fastest to hit 2,000 strikeouts behind Pedro Martinez and Randy Johnson . The majority of Scherz...


Thoughts on the US Tie With Mexico at the Azteca

FOR JUST THE THIRDIN ITS HISTORY the United States walked into Estadio Azteca for a World Cup qualifier and came away with a point. From 40 yards, Bradley c...