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Play Suspended At US Women's Open Play Suspended At US Women's Open
- July 15, 2017

Though there were some anti-Trump protesters, most of the golfers welcomed Trump's presence. Thompson noticed where the attention had gone. "Yeah", she said , "not towards the golf". McIlroy shot a 1-under 71, and his 1-over total was 10 strokes behind co-leaders Padraig Harrington (68), Callum Shinkwin (68) and Alexander Knappe (65). (more...)
Djokovic set for lengthy break Djokovic set for lengthy break
- July 13, 2017

Djokovic leaves the court after retiring in his loss to Berdych. It was on his second service game that Raonic was facing two break points after magnificent backhand winners from Federer , but he somehow managed to escape this threat. He was doing great things to keep pressure on me all the time". I talked to my dad. Federer is now the even-more obvious favorite for a record 19th Grand Slam title. (more...)
'Don't blame Wimbledon courts for players' tumbles' 'Don't blame Wimbledon courts for players' tumbles'
- July 11, 2017

Murray, who came through his seemingly mandatory annual Wimbledon scare at dusk against Fabio Fognini on Friday night, faces another unpredictable opponent in Benoit Paire second on Centre Court on Monday. "I'm doing well and hopefully will keep it up". Andy Murray also remarked on how the center-most court of the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club was getting unusually full of divots, chunks of grass, and earth that have been displaced by impacts of the tennis balls and ... (more...)
Manny Pacquiao desperately needs this fight to fix legacy Manny Pacquiao desperately needs this fight to fix legacy
- July 01, 2017

Prior to that, Pacquiao dominated Tim Bradley . Pacquiao (59-6-2) had the last of his 38 knockout wins in 2009, but he said he's been working harder in preparation for this fight than he has in years. "I can't thank Brisbane and the rest of Australia enough for supporting me". "If Jeff is going to win it has to be by knockout, " Bradley said. Mayweather, 40, has been the talk of the boxing world this year - the two-time victor of The Ring magazine's Fighter of the Year award is set to ... (more...)
Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals
- June 25, 2017

Durant said the Rihanna dustup - Durant appeared to stare her down after he hit a late three-pointer in Game 1 - was a personal highlight during the Finals. But in the end, the 32-year old couldn't corral back-to-back championships. "I'm confident we'll have him back. So we will see, but I will get away from the game a little bit". (more...)
Kansas' Jackson, Duke's Tatum headline forwards in NBA draft Kansas' Jackson, Duke's Tatum headline forwards in NBA draft
- June 25, 2017

Tatum, a Third Team All-Atlantic Coast Conference selection, averaged 16.8 points, 7.3 rebounds, 1.3 steals and 1.1 blocks, while shooting 45.2 percent from the field for the Blue Devils. "It's well on its way there". - David Harris would have been a nice fit at linebacker for the Giants after the Jets let him go, but signing with Belichick and the evil Patriots always is a much better storyline. (more...)