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Kvitova makes winning return to tennis

Kvitova makes winning return to tennis

Kvitova still does not have ideal feeling in her hand but has not been in pain and is hoping it will eventually recover 100 per cent. "After what she went through, it's incredible", Boserup said.Williams, seeded 10, has played every year since 1997 with the exception of 2011 and despite her senior citizen status, she is still a contender at the Slams as her run to the Australian Open final in January proved.



LeBron James: 'I Will Own a Team Someday'

In 1969 the Colts got revenge, clobbering the Browns, 34-0 in Cleveland , and the following year the Browns lost in Minnesota, 27-7. "I will own a team someday". I was there. They won the title in 1948, with the sixth and final game in Braves Field in Boston, after winning a playoff for the American League crown at Fenway Park, beating the Red Sox.



Novak Djokovic wins opening match at French Open

Sock came to Roland Garros and endured a first-round exit at the clay-court Grand Slam tournament for the first time , losing 7-5, 7-5, 6-3 on Monday. He eventually won 6-1, 6-4, 6-1 to keep his chances of a 10th Roland Garros title alive. His reign at the Australian Open came to an end in abrupt fashion in January, bundled aside by wildcard Denis Istomin in the second round, and days before naming Agassi as his new coach parted company with virtually his entire entourage including ...


Who should the All Blacks' centre pairing be vs British & Irish Lions?

Who should the All Blacks' centre pairing be vs British & Irish Lions?

The acrimony of the incident permeated throughout the tour. No band of tourists have won a series in New Zealand since 1971. Ignore the pundits and look at the betting for this Lions' tour. Army officer Campbell-Lamerton was a surprise choice as captain and did not earn selection for two tests. Injuries will play a big part. That familiarity will no doubt aid the former All Blacks hooker in gelling 41 players from four different countries with little preparation time .



Predators' win puts them on verge of history

And now they will be without Ryan Johansen for the rest of the Stanley Cup playoffs due to injury. The Predators will need all the support they can receive. Down 3-2 in the best-of-seven series , there is no turning back now. “Nothing changes for us, I don't think, ” Mattias Ekholm said of the injury to Johansen.


Bears sign fullback Burton

Bears sign fullback Burton

Detroit's ground game was among the worst in the National Football League in 2016, ranking 30th with an average of 77.1 yards per game. The writing had been on the wall for Burton, a fifth-round pick out of Rutgers in 2015. Bozick, a 22-year-old guard, is a rookie out of Delaware. He had four carries and six catches as a rookie, but never touched the ball last season. Despite Howard's production, the Bears rushed for just 10 touchdowns as a unit in 2016, which placed them with the ...