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Murray in a hurry after straight-set victory

Top seed Andy Murray eased into the last-16 of the French Open with a 7-6 (10-8) 7-5 6-0 victory over a flagging Juan Martin del Potro . He now plays either giant American John Isner or the hugely promising young Russian Karen Khachanov, having given a glimpse of the form that took him to world No 1.



Mladenovic knocks out champion Muguruza at French Open

Big match, which I was waiting for. I think for the tournament , for the crowd, for us. "I wanted the match, and I had to dictate the game", she said. Wozniacki openly clashed with the chair umpire while trailing 3-2 in the second set and demanded the match be suspended due to darkness. "I have proved many times that this is not something that is bothering me at all".


Pakistan 'completely calm' ahead of India clash: Arthur

Pakistan 'completely calm' ahead of India clash: Arthur

Pakistan have been accused of being stuck in an outdated model of ODI cricket but the skipper is keen for his team to break out of that mold. "Very good surface and one you'd want to get in on", says Sourav Ganguly . In a match reduced to 48 overs per side after rain interruptions, Pakistan were left needing a revised target of 324 to win. "I have told my players not to get affected by the hype and the buzz surrounding the India Pakistan game but to focus on their strengths", he added.


Lanka's stand-in captain Tharanga suspended for two matches

Lanka's stand-in captain Tharanga suspended for two matches

It was Amla's 25th ODI ton as he became the fastest batsman in the history of the game to reach 25 hundreds in the 50-over format in global cricket. Consistent step up to the occasion once again and scored a brilliant hundred after a watchful start along with Quinton De Kock and made sure South Africa put a defendable total.


Over 400 injured in stampede during UEFA Champions League final in Turin

Over 400 injured in stampede during UEFA Champions League final in Turin

Juventus supporters look for personal belongings at Piazza San Carlo after a panic movement in the fanzone where thousands of Juventus fans were watching the UEFA Champions League Final football match between Juventus and Real Madrid on a giant screen, on June 3, 2017in Turin .



Cavaliers look to assert their physicality in Game 2

The Warriors led the league in scoring, with more than 115 points per game during the regular season. "We can't be caught in between". The Cavaliers committed 20 turnovers, 8 of them by playmaker James on a night where he had 28 points, 15 rebounds and 8 assists.