Andy Murray recovered from an early deficit to seal his place in the third round of the 2017 French Open on Thursday (1 June). It was a similar story in the third set with both players pummelling each other until Wawrinka broke Dolgopolov a second time to clinch victory and deny the world number 89 his first third round spot in Paris since 2011.
Substitute Alexandre Lacazette broke to set up Moussa Sissoko for a simple tap-in before Griezmann rounded out the scoring after Silva's fumble fell to him in front of an open goal (77'). "We played with a lot of intensity and speed, even though it's the end of the season". Liam Boyce's first global goal gave Northern Ireland a 1-0 win over New Zealand in a friendly at Belfast and an ideal boost ahead of a pivotal 2018 World Cup qualifier with Azerbaijan.
Juventus looked the more adventurous side in the first 20 minutes but it was Real who struck first after the sort of trigonometric build-up that coaches write books about. Juve continued to press but couldn't find another way through before the break and after the interval Real dominated. But he was brought on in the 77th minute and joined in the celebrations as Sergio Ramos lifted the trophy for the second-straight year.
After taking the lead through Ronaldo , Madrid were rocked back on their heels by Mario Mandzukic's stunning overhead kick equaliser before the interval. Allegri started the post-match press conference by reading out a statement after news broke of injuries to fans watching the final in Turin. His 20th-minute opener oozed class, then he ghosted unmarked into Juventus' six-yard box midway through the second half for his team's third goal to confirm yet another European crown.
The van swerved into oncoming lanes before hitting a bus stop and coming to a stop, Roberts said . Another witness, Brad Meyers, said he saw someone jump off the bridge into the water in order to escape being hit. On Saturday evening, the London Metropolitan Police Service responded to what the BBC initially called a "major incident" on London Bridge , which may have blossomed into a multi-site attack (although details remain scarce on whether the incidents are connected).
That changed dramatically - and so did the margin of the Golden State lead - when the Warriors had a pair of 3-pointers apiece in 13-0 and 13-1 third-quarter flurries that buried the Cavaliers . We've got to do a better job taking that away. "It's going to get harder and harder as we go when the stakes rise, but you have to stay focused". "They only shot 42 percent from the field".
The emphatic nature of Madrid's victory removed some of the gloss from Mario Mandzukic's sensational equaliser for Juve, which cancelled out Ronaldo's 20th-minute opener. "Today we can say that we are a very good team and that we deserve to win the league and the Champions League, which was not easy". Drifting out to the right to find space, Ronaldo exchanged passes with Dani Carvajal and cleverly glided into the penalty area before guiding a clinical low strike past Gianluigi Buffon , ...
In an exceptional career in which he keeps rewriting the record books, Ronaldo scored twice to become the first player in the 25 seasons of the Champions League era to score in three finals. "Again, I've had an awesome season", said Ronaldo. (AP Photo/Dave Thompson). Juventus' Mario Mandzukic , left, scores during the Champions League final soccer match between Juventus and Real Madrid at the Millennium stadium in Cardiff , Wales Saturday June 3, 2017.
He finally won the Champions League as a Madrid player in 2002, scoring an unbelievable volley in the final against Bayer Leverkusen in Glasgow, Scotland. Bale made a late cameo appearance, coming on for Karim Benzema in the 77th minute with the job done. On a record-breaking night Real became the first team of the Champions League era to retain the trophy and extended their overall record to 12, while Zinedine Zidane has now won more Champions Leagues as a coach (two) than as a player ...
Juventus' fans run away from San Carlo Square following panic created by the explosion of firecrackers as they was watching the match on a giant screen. It has also been reported that a railing at the top of a stairwell leading to an underground auto park gave way, causing people to run to safety.
Keselowski was considered one of the favorites to win the race. Austin Dillon waited a long time to do his first victory burnout, and he wasn't going to be denied - just delayed. "Couple more would've been nice", Truex said with a laugh. THE WRECK: Some of the pre-race favorites were eliminated early as Brad Keselowski crashed into the back of Chase Elliott's auto just 20 laps into the race, ending the night for both drivers.
With Pakistan having quite a few right-handers in their squad, India might as well drop premier off-spinner R Ashwin to make way for fast-bowling all-rounder Hardik Pandya. On the eve of India's Champions Trophy opener against Pakistan , Kohli said that, "There are no issues whatsoever". But you know of their abilities.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she was disappointed at the announced exit from the Paris agreement. "Winding back the climate agenda means that the US will be left behind in the clean energy transition as other global players, such as in Europe and China, demonstrate greater commitment to deploying low carbon and job-creating solutions to climate change ", said Peter Kiernan, of the Economist Intelligence Unit.
Dodi Brauen was sitting on her front porch watching the storm approach when the unmistakable form of a funnel cloud suddenly started to descend from the swirling, grey clouds. Both said tornadoes are not common in South Africa, but Theunis said he watched a TV program about storm chasers, so he's familiar with them. "This thunderstorm has produced a tornado in the past near Wimborne", Environment Canada said on its website at around 5:30 p.m.
Sissons scored the game-winning goal and completed his hat trick with 6:00 remaining in the third period on a rush with Calle Jarnkrok . He previously made it with Carolina Hurricanes and Philadelphia Flyers. Nashville's magical run started by sweeping the West's No. 1 seed in Chicago. Nashville topped the visiting Anaheim Ducks 6-3 in Game 6 of the Western Conference Final and took the series, four games to two.
It is understood that the French star rang United and spoke with manager Jose Mourinho , while it was actually Atletico's manager who proved key to the decision to stay, with Simeone having made a personal intervention to convince Griezmann over the previous 24 hours.
The Cavs also have to play a more disciplined, physical style of defense after they let the Warriors walk into the lane and allowed 56 paint points-a handful of which came on dunks. And it doesn't mean the Warriors will stop feeding him in hopes he will find his stroke soon as evidenced by his 16 shot attempts in Game 1. He had 0 points and 4 rebounds.
Just days after Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann reportedly came to terms with the idea of heading to Manchester United via transfer this summer, it appears that the top-flight Premier League club has cooled their interest.
Serena did not let that comment pass, saying, "It disappoints me to know we live in a society where people like Ilie Nastase can make such racist comments towards myself and unborn child". After she posted a snap on her Twitter account with her growing bump, it's Venus" turn to spill the beans "by accident'. "We all want the baby to be named after us", Venus told Eurosport , referring to the names of the Williams sisters.
However, Giggs is still hopeful about the transfer and he thinks that it would drag on for the rest of the summer. The Belgium global has two years left on his existing deal at Goodison Park and has refused to sign a new contract. "We still have a good season in us, and we can try to get some good players in December". "It's a hard moment for the club and my team-mates, so it would be a real knife in the back if I were to leave now".
Following a late resurgence from JP Duminy , who scored 38 off 20 balls, South Africa set Sri Lanka a target of 300 to win in the Group B clash. Nuwan Pradeep was the most successful Sri Lankan bowler, finishing with two for 54. Legspinner Seekkuge Prasanna proved particularly profligate, conceding 72 runs from his 10 overs, though he did earn the important strike of De Villiers , as the South African skipper fell for just four , a mere over after Du Plessis' departure.
In action from the French Open on Friday, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic had contrasting matches but both booked a place in Round 4. It was his 100th match over five sets on clay, and this took his record to 98-2. The 6-0 6-1 6-0 scoreline amply illustrates how that went. "He played very, very well". "I have no words to describe the love I have for you", said Mladenovic, who rallied from 5-2 down in the third set to set up a date with defending champion Garbine Muguruza.
In the history of the tournament, Pakistan has just managed to beat India once, when the Inzamam-ul-Haq led side edged out a three-wicket win over India in 2004. Speaking to the media, Kohli said: "There are no problems within the team and people are just making things up". Fleming said India were one of the favourites to the lift the Champions Trophy.
Assailants have hacked the Twitter account of Bahraini Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed al-Khalifa and posted hostile and insulting videos, the foreign ministry and local media reported on Saturday. The account was recovered after an hour and half after Twitter administration shut it down and coordinated with the IT department and officials of the Bahraini Foreign ministry.
Murray got past the 29th-seeded del Potro 7-6 (8), 7-5, 6-0 on Saturday at Court Philippe Chatrier in a match that lasted almost 3 hours. - Spaniard Carla Suarez Navarro beat Russian 14th seed Elena Vesnina 6-4 6-4. "If you want to win a Grand Slam, you have to be able to play on the big courts". Garcia, seeded 28th, made the fourth round of a Slam for the first time with a 6-4, 4-6, 9-7 win over Taiwan's world No 109 Su-Wei Hsieh.
Arthur said keeping a calm head in the midst of all the hoopla surrounding the most sought-after encounter will be key to success for his side. 'In the dressing room, it's the most mature I've seen them the day before. "Kohli's wicket will be the key, so we will try to get him out earlier and put pressure on India ", he said. On the pitch, India would go into the tie as favourites, as former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi has also said - not only due to their emphatic 45 and 240 -run ...
I was playing great, great points during the whole first set". After Murray converted a third set point of his own when his opponent's big forehand landed barely wide, del Potro rested his head on the net and stayed put for several seconds, the very picture of disappointment.
After Pekka Rinne bounced a wild rebound off a Bryan Rust shot into the center of the ice, Guentzel finished into a gaping net to put Pittsburgh up 2-1. Guentzel tapped home a loose puck under the left arm of Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne at 16:27 of the first. Mired in an eight-game goal drought heading into the series, the 22-year-old Nebraskan provided the victor in Game 1 and again in Game 2 when he pounded home a rebound just 10 seconds into the third for his third of the ...
It was Zidane's stunning volley against Bayer Leverkusen that won Real the 2002 title in Glasgow, while previous year, five months after replacing Rafael Benitez as coach, he breathed new life into a demotivated team and took them to the Champions League trophy.
Real Madrid were three points ahead of Barcelona on the La Liga table and needed a draw or win against Malaga to win the 2016-17 title. Despite the joy of helping seal Real Madrid's 33rd La Liga title on Sunday, Cristiano Ronaldo slammed his treatment by the media, saying he is not "the devil" he is made out to be.
The 24-year old lefty, who allowed seven runs on four homers in that game, is 4-2 with a 3.54 ERA. But 30 of his pitches were fouled off as Boston Red Sox hitters didn't let him get many quick at-bats. Acquired via trade from the Baltimore Orioles on July 31, 2014, the Venezuelan left-hander has made 51 starts over three major league seasons, posting a 17-15 record with a 4.10 ERA (132 ER/289.2 IP) and 263 strikeouts against 98 walks.
Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri said even his side's rock-like defence was powerless to resist Real Madrid's firepower as the Italian club's hopes of a first Champions League triumph in 21 years ended in heartache on Saturday. "But Real Madrid have important players and when they have a player who wins the Ballon d'Or (Ronaldo) it's a huge advantage". We're going to have to work very hard to win once again.
With recently hired coach Andre Agassi calmly sitting in his player's box, Djokovic had to scramble in spells against Granollers, but the Serb was able to routinely have success against the World No.76's second serve and he parlayed that into eight break points converted out of 20 break points earned.
However, Real Madrid came smoking in the second half as Casemiro saw his hopeful long ranger take a deflection and beat Buffon. The Italian side were reduced to 10 men with under 10 minutes remaining when substitute Juan Cuadrado was booked for a second time - rather harshly to be honest - for a slight touch off-the-ball on Sergio Ramos.
It is what it is. "No ifs, ands or buts, we got to figure out how to combat that", James said of Durant's onslaught. "But that's what stands out". The Cavs were shredded in transition (27 fast-break points for the Warriors ) and in the paint - where Golden State poured in 56 points. Nobody has handed the Golden State Warriors a loss this postseason.