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The Frenchman maintained a strong serve and stole another break in game seven before claiming match point with a hold at the second attempt. Stumped: Kyrgios could not match Nadal's clay court game. "I didn't help myself find a way into the match to start playing better". Djokovic hasn't played in the semifinals of any event since winning the title in Doha at the beginning of the year.
  • Klopp remaining patient in pursuit of Liverpool transfer targets

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    Jürgen Klopp today declared Daniel Sturridge is "ready" to face West Ham United this weekend as Liverpool consider shuffling the pack after four games with an unchanged line-up. "I'm not a dreamer but I have visions, and the difference between a dream and a vision is, in a dream, you dream and you wake up and you didn't really know what happened".
  • Mustafi says Champions League still in Gunners' sights

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    Alexis Sanchez's superb solo strike was typical of the Arsenal star, Arsene Wenger beamed, after the Gunners won 2-0 at Southampton on Wednesday. City will have played their home game with West Bromwich Albion by the time Arsenal kick off at Stoke, but a Gunners victory is sure to stoke up the pressure on Liverpool, who are now in third.
  • Mariners put Iwakuma on DL with shoulder inflammation

    Mariners put Iwakuma on DL with shoulder inflammation

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    Iwakuma had also been dealing with a knee bruise that was giving him discomfort to the extent that he missed his scheduled start on Tuesday against the Philadelphia Phillies. He posted back-to-back quality starts to begin the season but has since gone 0-1 with a 5.68 ERA over his last four starts. The Ashland, Ore. native was acquired from St.
  • Spurs reach Western Conference finals with rout of Houston

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    LaMarcus Aldridge of the San Antonio Spurs shoots against Clint Capela of the Houston Rockets during Game 6 of the NBA Western Conference semifinals at Toyota Center in Houston Thursday. They stuck with this change throughout the series, which slowed the Rockets' offense down to a point. "Everybody contributed. It was a real team effort with (32) assists and just (seven) turnovers".
  • Warriors' Kerr returns to practice for 1st time in 3 weeks

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    You know he misses being around the day-to-day routine and the atmosphere of practice and locker rooms and games and all that. Brown will continue as acting coach but said Kerr has joined the coaching staff for early meetings the past few days.
  • Aldridge-led Spurs blow up Rockets

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    His team, the Houston Rockets, were eliminated in Game 6 in the NBA Conference Semi-Finals by the San Antonio Spurs, with a final score of 114-75. Houston coach Mike D'Antoni wasn't sure if the disappointment of losing a winnable Game 5 could have lingered with his team and contributed to this embarrassing blowout.
  • NHL Playoffs: Ottawa-Pittsburgh Eastern Conference Finals Preview

    NHL Playoffs: Ottawa-Pittsburgh Eastern Conference Finals Preview

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    That seems a bit unlikely since the Capitals have only 11 players under contract for 2017-18 and just $22.8 million of salary-cap space under the $73 million ceiling. An emphasis on improving the third and fourth lines didn't pay off in the postseason when the team got just two goals from its bottom-six forwards against Pittsburgh, and one was from Ovechkin when he was playing with Lars Eller.
  • Zabaleta to leave Manchester City after 9 years

    Zabaleta to leave Manchester City after 9 years

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    He has told City he will move on in the summer and the fixture against West Brom on Tuesday evening will be the defender's last home appearance. "Though there are a number of first-team player contracts now under consideration, Pablo's situation is the only one that has been fully finalised", the club said.
  • Olivier Giroud brace boosts Arsenal's Champions League ambitions

    Olivier Giroud brace boosts Arsenal's Champions League ambitions

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    But two goals in four minutes killed off any hope of a fightback and illustrated the confidence and form that Wenger's side has somehow found in the closing stages of a trying campaign. Olivier Giroud converted just before half-time after 45 minutes of controlled quality by Arsenal and Mesut Ozil seemed to have secured victory for Arsenal when he struck early in the second half.