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These skills, which has made him cruise towards victory effortessly, were once again on display in his last match against Nick Kyrgios. Fognini played aggressively, however, and forced Nadal on to the defensive as he took the match into a deciding set.
  • Oosthuizen, Stanley share lead

    Oosthuizen, Stanley share lead

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    Kyle Stanley watches his shot from the 15th tee during the third round of The Players Championship golf tournament Saturday, May 13, 2017, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla . I putted pretty well, as well. Phil Mickelson shot a 78. McIlroy, who will have an MRI scan on Monday after suffering a recurrence of the back problem which ruled him out for seven weeks earlier this season, made the ideal start with a birdie on the first.
  • Back home, Predators eager to match Ducks' physical play

    Back home, Predators eager to match Ducks' physical play

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    Instead, Anaheim rallied from a two-goal or larger deficit to win for the fourth time this postseason, matching wins in Game 3 against Calgary in the first round, and Game 4 and Game 5 against Edmonton in the second round. In total, Anaheim has held a lead for less than 24 minutes in the past 255 minutes of game time over its last five outings. Once again, the Ducks had dug themselves a hole.
  • Mourinho places all his chips on Europa League final

    Mourinho places all his chips on Europa League final

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    Mourinho revealed that the Dutchman has been working hard to get back to fitness and could be in line to face his former side Ajax in the Europa League final in Stockholm . I can not lose 5-0 or 6-0. "For us, it's more important to win titles than to finish top four", the Portuguese said. "We had to do it because, if I have Ashley Young, Luke Shaw , Marcos Rojo, Ibrahimovic, Tim Fosu-Mensah, if I have these guys (who are injured), I can rotate, I can go for every match ".
  • EPL: New champions celebrate title with 7-goal thriller

    EPL: New champions celebrate title with 7-goal thriller

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    English premier league Champions Chelsea have defeated Watford 4-3 in the English Premier League. Terry, making his 716th Chelsea appearance, put his side ahead in the 22nd minute at Stamford Bridge , but it was from the 36-year-old's loose header that Etienne Capoue equalised two minutes later.
  • Arsenal fighting to stave off Champions League 'disappointment'

    Arsenal fighting to stave off Champions League 'disappointment'

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    The north London side will have to win their remaining two games and hope that Liverpool slip up against Middlesbrough at Anfield on Sunday after to finish in the top four this season. Arsenal began the encounter more impressive as the trio of Alexis Sanchez, Giroud and Mesut Ozil tormented Stoke City's defense. On Tuesday, they host a relegated and humbled Sunderland side in what looks to be an easy contest.
  • Polanco's HR thwarts Greinke no-hit bid, Arizona wins 2-1

    Polanco's HR thwarts Greinke no-hit bid, Arizona wins 2-1

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    Last May, Arizona's Jean Segura was hit in the face during a game in Pittsburgh, setting up another round of retaliation. PHOENIX (AP) - Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Chris Iannetta has several stitches in his upper lip, plus a couple of fractured teeth and a broken nose after getting hit in the face by a fastball .
  • Mourinho bemoans fixture congestion ahead of Saints clash

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    But if they lose to Ajax and end up in the second-tier Europa League again those sums would be halved to around £15m-£20m. While not losses, 14 draws is the equivalent of 28 dropped points. We won a Community Shield . Mourinho has, on several occasions, emphasised the need to rotate his squad ahead of the Europa League final, with just 15 senior players available in the wake of a tumultuous injury crisis over a busy April period.
  • Real, Barca set up final day title showdown

    Real, Barca set up final day title showdown

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    However, Barca remain on top thanks to their better head-to-head record with Neymar scoring a hat-trick as they also won 4-1 at Las Palmas . It seems as though an exit makes sense for both parties, as Rodriguez is too good to be playing a bit-part role and would undoubtedly make a significant difference for a top club if playing regularly.
  • Zidane insists Madrid aren't taking La Liga triumph for granted

    Zidane insists Madrid aren't taking La Liga triumph for granted

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    La Liga took another step towards the finish line with Barcelona swatting aside Las Palmas , 4-1, and Real Madrid dispatching fourth-placed Sevilla 4-1 at the Bernabeu on Sunday. At the bottom, Sporting Gijon joined Granada and Osasuna in being relegated despite winning 1-0 at Eibar as Deportivo la Coruna secured safety in a 0-0 draw at Villarreal.