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Nadal wants time out from referees over slow play

Nadal wants time out from referees over slow play

The win means Nadal has dropped just 20 games and not a single set in his four matches in the tournament to date and leaves him on course for a tenth title. Nadal, who celebrated his 31st birthday over the weekend, has conceded just 20 games in four matches to secure his place in the last eight. Seven-time grand slam victor Venus Williams also bowed out , losing 7-5, 2-6, 1-6 to Switzerland's Timea Bacsinszky.



Senators Might Not Sell Out Do-Or-Die Game 6; Owner Says It's 'Disturbing'

Pittsburgh Penguins center Nick Bonino (13) rushes the net as Pittsburgh Penguins center Scott Wilson (not pictured) scores against Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson (41) during the first period in game five of the Eastern Conference Final of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs at PPG Paints Arena .



Chris Tillman: Tillman allows five runs in loss to Red Sox

Baltimore's Seth Smith and Manny Machado both hit home runs in the first inning to give the Orioles an early 2-0 lead in the game. Boston's Mitch Moreland returns to third as Orioles third baseman Manny Machado can not stop catcher Francisco Pena's errant pickoff throw that allowed two runners to score in the sixth inning.


Predators look to even Stanley Cup Final as Game 4 favourites

Predators look to even Stanley Cup Final as Game 4 favourites

Not only did Bridgestone Arena come alive to give the Stanley Cup Final its most energetic game of the series, but the Predators also surged back into contention thanks to a 5-1 rout of the defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins , who entered the weekend with a two-game lead in their efforts to claim a repeat title.


Cristiano Ronaldo: 'We showed we are the best'

Cristiano Ronaldo: 'We showed we are the best'

I don't want to say I'm very good because before I was scandalously bad and now I'm supposed to be the best", Zidane said modestly. "We are defining an era". "I had to take some risks tonight", Allegri said. I'm also lucky to be part of this club and with this squad. The former France playmaker's contract expires in a year, but he said he was not thinking about leaving.


Warriors beat Cavaliers to take 2-0 NBA Finals series lead

Warriors beat Cavaliers to take 2-0 NBA Finals series lead

And it will have felt even better when the Warriors took a 2-0 lead in the series after beating the Cavaliers 132-113 in Game Two. "We play that same game in Cleveland , there's no way we win". Golden State remains flawless in this postseason, and with a record-setting 14-0 playoff record this year they're doing something very, very special.