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Djokovic had an even easier day as he moved into the last four on Friday without hitting a ball as Kei Nishikori withdrew with a wrist injury. First played June 7, 2006, through a confrontation 26:23 in favor of Novak, who won the last 8 personal meetings with the Spaniard.
  • Blue Jays extend winning streak to four games

    Blue Jays extend winning streak to four games

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    I saw the arm go and I took off". "I'm just taking it one day at a time and hopefully I'll continue to contribute". The Pillars did get the photo, though the jersey was a little stained courtesy of a Gatorade spray provided by Darwin Barney.
  • Don't Forget About Dennis Smith In 2017 NBA Draft

    Don't Forget About Dennis Smith In 2017 NBA Draft

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    The Dallas Mavericks will soon find out where their pick falls at the draft lottery on Tuesday, May 16, but don't expect them to use it as trade bait. According to Sefko, team president Donnie Nelson and several other team personnel will head to Europe to check on French point guard Frank Ntilikina and other prospects once they are done evaluating players at the draft combine in Chicago .
  • Si Woo Kim becomes youngest victor of Players Championship

    Si Woo Kim becomes youngest victor of Players Championship

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    Si Woo Kim of South Korea, holds The Players Championship Trophy, Sunday, May 14, 2017 , in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla . "I feel like I'm still dreaming that I won this championship", Kim said after claiming the victory. His rookie season on Tour was in 2013, but he made only eight starts because he did not turn 18 until June 28. That card effectively went to waste, and Kim spent the next two years on the developmental tour until earning his card back to the big leagues.
  • Spurs' Kawhi Leonard re-injures left ankle, done for Game 1

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    Leonard had 26 points and eight rebounds. Draymond Green gave Golden State the lead for good on a three-point play after the Warriors trailed by as many as 25 points with 7:05 to play in the first half. Leonard already missed Game-6 of the Western Conference Semi-Finals when the Spurs closed out the series on the road against the Rockets. Kerr had been at Duke University Medical Center receiving treatment for his symptoms, which include headaches, nausea and blurred vision, during the ...
  • De Gea won't play Europa League final, Mourinho confirms

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    Marouane Fellaini has warned his Manchester United team-mates that they are in for a stern test when they take on Ajax in the Europa League final later this month. I probably worked harder than ever this season. Asked whether the Ajax match was now pivotal in determining this season as a success or failure, the Portuguese said: "I think by you, by you media, you have the right to say (that).
  • Asteroid hit Armageddon bull's eye to wipe out the dinosaurs, scientists believe

    Asteroid hit Armageddon bull's eye to wipe out the dinosaurs, scientists believe

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    Scientists claimed in that show that is was by pure chance that the asteroid has such the devastating effect it did have on the Earth, for if it has indeed struck 30 seconds sooner, or later then it would have caused much less carnage and damage and there would have been a very good chance that the dinosaurs would have survived.
  • Shane Duffy named in Ireland squad for upcoming internationals

    Shane Duffy named in Ireland squad for upcoming internationals

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    There is a first senior call-up for Burnley defender Kevin Long, who has recently broken into the Premier League side's starting XI. Then there's a massive World Cup qualifier against Austria a week later. Seamus Coleman, Ciaran Clark and David Meyler are among the regular players not available due to injury, but Marc Wilson is back. The Republic are unbeaten in their Group D campaign and lie second, level on points with leaders Serbia after five rounds of fixtures.
  • Kenyan runner narrowly misses breaking marathon record

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    However, this time will count as a new world record for Kipchoge due to the additional help Kipchoge received on the attempt. "I hope next time, it's possible for anyone to run under two hours", Kipchoge revealed moments after his historic run.
  • Pens take on Senators in Eastern Conference Finals

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    The home team won all three meetings and they were 2-1 with the under. Bobby Ryan scored at 4:59 of overtime to give the Ottawa Senators a 2-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final Saturday night at PPG Paints Arena.
  • England beat Ireland in 2nd ODI

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    Root and Morgan then departed within the space of three overs, and it therefore fell to the all-Bradford alliance of Bairstow and Rashid to take toll of a flagging attack. Rashid's figures on Friday were the second-best ODI figures by an England specialist spinner, behind Vic Marks's five for 20 against New Zealand at Wellington in 1984.
  • Martin Truex Jr. living sublimely after Kansas Speedway win

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    Aric Almirola sat trapped in his auto for almost 15 minutes following a wreck that was started when Joey Logano made contact with Danica Patrick at Kansas. The race was attrition-filled with the yellow flag waving a track-record 15 times. It is ridiculous. Most people can't even understand how little that is.