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Petra Kvitova living the French Open dream after knife attack

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Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal out to make French Open history

La Coupe des Mousquetaires awaits the men's champion, while the women's victor will hold La Coupe Suzanne Lenglen aloft. Reputations will be enhanced, and bank balances bolstered with both winners pocketing a cool £1.93 million ($2.58m) each.But who...

Champions League final: Real Madrid face Liverpool for historic third consecutive title

Most will point to a footballing legacy left behind or the number of trophies won. The current Real Madrid side certainly boasts the latter.Though, despite continued European success which has brought the club to the brink of an...

Roland Garros 2018: Sketching the French Open

Photos: The faces of Roland Garros 2018The 2018 French Open will take place from May 21-June 10 on the clay courts of Roland Garros in Paris. Photos: The faces of Roland Garros 2018Rafa Nadal is favorite...

Jordan Spieth “haunted” by infamous Masters meltdown

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Lewis Hamilton & Sebastian Vettel back return of ‘beautiful’ grid girls at Monaco Grand...

Instead they will be taking pictures and displaying messages on social media for a luxury watch brand.Formula One's new owners Liberty Media had previously said "grid girls" were "clearly at odds with modern day societal norms," ending...

Meet Big Jake and Thumbelina: The tallest and smallest horse in the world

Big Jake became famous in 2012 after he was crowned the tallest in the world by the Guinness World Records. While he's not a Shire, he comes from a breed that's admired as one of the strongest and...

Christa Deguchi: The judoka who could come back to haunt Japan

A junior world champion with the Japanese team in 2013 and 2014, the lightweight judoka will now come face to face with her former teammates as direct rivals, with the Tokyo 2020 Games on the horizon. "There aren't...

Dejan Lovren says Liverpool are ‘ready to fight’ in Champions League final

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Barcelona legend Iniesta signs with Japanese club Kobe

"This is a very special day for me. It's a very important challenge in my sporting career. Both me and my family are looking forward to be here," Iniesta told a crowd of 300 journalists after he was...

NFL owners say players must stand for the National Anthem

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Donald Trump: Will golf be on US President’s agenda during UK visit?

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Fijian rugby players train on dramatic dune landscape

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Paolo Guererro: Peru striker’s shattered World Cup dream prompts calls for anti-doping reform

Thousands have taken to the streets of Peru in protest and three rival national team captains have signed a letter calling for leniency in the case of the Peruvian forward Paolo Guerrero.Peru's all-time top scorer is presently banned...

Magician, Superstar and raconteur – the curious life of British judoka Brian Jacks

The one constant for the 71-year-old judoka, arguably one of the most colorful figures to have graced a judo mat, has been the Japanese martial art that he credits with giving him what he calls "a wonderful life."The...

Champions League final: Liverpool and Real Madrid fans outraged by cost of Kiev final

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Red Bull F1 drivers Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen crash again … towing caravans

Fortunately there was a reason for the chaos -- the drivers were the main attraction at the Jumbo Racedagen demonstration event, billed as the only chance to see Verstappen driving his F1 car in the Netherlands."There were a...

Aaron Wise scoops $1.39M for first PGA Tour victory

The American scooped a bumper $1,386,000 after winning his first ever PGA Tour title at the AT&T Byron Nelson tournament in Dallas.The South African-born Wise tied for the lead after three rounds, and suffered a fitful night's sleep...

Andres Iniesta sits alone in empty stadium until 1am

Just ask Andres Iniesta, 34, who played the last of his 674 Barcelona matches Sunday, before remaining on the Camp Nou pitch long into the night.The legendary midfielder was a picture of solitude as he sat barefoot in...

Will it be title No. 11 for Rafa Nadal?

Photos: French Open 2018: Title No. 11 for Rafa?Rafa Nadal celebrates defeating Stan Wawrinka in last year's French Open final to extend his record to 10 wins at Roland Garros in Paris. Photos: French Open 2018: Title...

Heavy favorite Justify wins Preakness, will shoot for Triple Crown at Belmont

Baffert has won 14 Triple Crown races, tied for most with D. Wayne Lukas. Seven of those wins are at the Preakness.Justify was tested by Kentucky Derby runner-up Good Magic for most of the race. But Justify took...

FA Cup Final: Chesea beats Man Utd at Wembley

Conte's future at the west London club is still uncertain despite the battling 1-0 victory against Jose Mourinho's United side which started the final as favorite but fluffed its lines.The crucial moment of the final came in a...

FA Cup final: Manchester United and Chelsea help serve up bumber day

Hours after Harry and Meghan (a couple the world is now on first name terms with) tie the knot, Manchester United and Chelsea will hope to seal their season with a trophy. Even in the absence of Prince...

Kentucky Derby winner Justify hot favorite for the Preakness Stakes

The 65-year-old Baffert has won the Preakness Stakes six times, including with all four of his previous Kentucky Derby winners -- Silver Charm (1997), Real Quiet (1998), War Emblem (2002) and American Pharoah (2015).However, only American Pharoah was...

Mo Salah’s boots exhibited at British Museum

The Egyptian scored 32 league goals this campaign -- a record for a single 38-game season -- and has been an influential figure in Liverpool's progress to the Champions League final. "The boots tell a story of a...

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