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Sergey Kovalev will have his hands full in Andre Ward rematch

And from the looks of things last night, Ward vs Kovalev 2 was a continuation of rounds 5 to 12 of their first encounter. With both men lumped up around the eyes in the eighth, Kovalev appeared to be coming on in the second half of the fight.



Simona Halep talks about her epic comeback against Elina Svitolina

Its nice to see two new players with a chance to win their first grand slam crown. - Second seed Karolina Pliskova breaks Simona Halep's serve in the sixth game and claims the second set 6-3. It looked like the same might happen in the third when Bacsinszky fought back from 3-1 to 3-3 but Ostapenko had learned her lesson and clinched victory with a forehand into the corner, her 50th victor.


Lakers Select Lonzo Ball Number 2 Overall In NBA Draft

Lakers Select Lonzo Ball Number 2 Overall In NBA Draft

The people spoke on condition of anonymity because neither side publicly discusses unresolved personnel matters. The Pacers, who own George's Bird Rights, could still out-bid rival suitors by US$40 million (AU$53 million) on accounts of an additional year in the contract .


76ers, Celtics fans set to pack arena for draft

76ers, Celtics fans set to pack arena for draft

The only thing that derails this scenario now is if the Lakers feel as if they have to part with the No. 2 pick to get Paul George . Players that have completed one year of college, known as "One and Dones", and global players 22 years of age and under who have declared for the draft are eligible.


Liverpool reject transfer bid - Mohamed Salah medical done

Liverpool reject transfer bid - Mohamed Salah medical done

The Algerian worldwide racked up nine assists last season, as he again impressed with his attacking play and deliveries into the box, which have unsurprisingly caught Liverpool's attention. Can Milner continue at left-back? On that note, however, Bascombe writes , "given the level of interest and value of Napoli's opening bid an exit seems most likely".



Rafael Nadal defies logic with Paris victory

Days after lifting a historic 10th French Open title, tennis star Rafael Nadal has announced that as a result of the gruelling clay-court season, he will not be playing at Queens this year. Nadal, 31, came through 6-2 6-3 6-1 against the Swiss third seed to claim his 15th major title. The season-opening Australian Open and season-ending US Open are played on hardcourts while the French Open is on clay and Wimbledon is contested on grass.