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Tennis podcast: Petra Kvitova 'wins French Open' on opening day

Mixing winners and unforced errors in nearly equal measure, Kvitova had three break points to go 4-0 up but Boserup saw them off, although she could not overturn all the advantage. During her on-court interview, Kvitova addressed her coach, her family and others in her guest box, saying: "Thank you for everything you helped me through (in) this hard time".


Nadal begins pursuit of 10th French Open title against mercurial Paire

Nadal begins pursuit of 10th French Open title against mercurial Paire

However, the 30-year-old has bounced back greatly this year and has already reached a magical 10 titles at the clay-court events in Monte Carlo and Barcelona . Returning to the French capital as a first-time defending champion in 2006, he started his campaign against Robin Soderling . He lost in the third round at Wimbledon , his earliest defeat in a Grand Slam in seven years, was beaten in the first round at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, reached the final of the U.S.



LeBron James undaunted by beastly Golden State Warriors

In the 2015 Finals, Curry had a very average series , and the Cavaliers kept the series close despite not having All-Star Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love . One more team . I couldn't have made the (entire) East better. Obviously adding an MVP to a team that already has a two-time MVP makes them even more impressive.



Cavs' Kevin Love: 'I Don't Feel Like We're Underdogs'

Durant's only other time in the Finals was 2012 when he was with Oklahoma City, but the Thunder lost to the Miami Heat in a series that made James a champion for the first time . The entire series was played at the Polo Grounds, home to both teams that season. There isn't a general manager alive who wouldn't swap Bogut and Harrison Barnes for Durant, Zaza Pachulia and JaVale McGee, which is essentially what the Warriors did.



Tiger Woods arrested on DUI charge in Florida

The documents show he was booked at 7.18am and released on his own recognisance shortly after. He's only won one PGA event since then, in 2013, and there is speculation he may never play on the tour again. "I am concentrating on short-term goals". Woods has the second-most major victories in history, with 14, including three career grand slams. He wrote in a statement on his web site last week that he remains committed to playing competitive golf.


Muguruza's match stopped at French Open

Muguruza's match stopped at French Open

Djokovic, who completed a career Grand Slam in Paris previous year but has been struggling with form and confidence since, is also set to play on the showcase court. Raonic, whose best run at the French Open came when he made the 2014 quarter-finals, fired 15 aces and 44 winners to book a meeting with Mikhail Youzhny of Russian Federation or Brazil's Rogerio Dutra Silva.