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Stroll defies critics with impressive podium in Azerbaijan

In a stop-start race, the safety auto came out three times in quick succession before a red flag stopped the grand prix near the midway point because debris littered the track. Hamilton later lost his lead having to pit to re-fix his head restraint while Vettel was issued a 10-second stop-and-go penalty for risky driving.


Megan Anderson Out, Tonya Evinger in Against Cris Cyborg at UFC 214

Megan Anderson Out, Tonya Evinger in Against Cris Cyborg at UFC 214

Unfortunately Anderson has had to remove herself from competition citing personal reasons via her twitter account earlier today. Evinger, meanwhile, enters the match-up riding an 11-fight unbeaten streak of her own, including two defenses of the Invicta bantamweight championship.


America's Cup win brings relief, elation for New Zealanders

America's Cup win brings relief, elation for New Zealanders

An emotional Team USA skipper Jimmy Spithill says it's too soon to contemplate his future following his team's defeat in the America's Cup in Bermuda. A $200 million Park Hyatt hotel is being built on land occupied by the Team New Zealand base. "We sort of all as a group agreed and recognized, I guess, where the bar will eventually get with our sport and we tried to fast-track that learning process as fast as we could".



LEADING OFF: Cubs visit White House, Francona to return

Manager Joe Maddon and some of the Chicago Cubs will visit the White House on Wednesday, a;though it's not an official visit with President Donald Trump . The former Baltimore Orioles starter is 1-0 with a 1.42 ERA in three starts at Nationals Park, the most recent on June 4, 2015. Even though Arrieta isn't looking like the ace from past year, he still has given up two runs or less in four of his last five starts, while Scherzer hasn't given up more than two runs in any of his last ...


Agassi returns to Djokovic camp for tilt at Wimbledon

Agassi returns to Djokovic camp for tilt at Wimbledon

Fans are thrilled to see the 12-time Grand Slam champion make an appearance, and Djokovic has been enjoying the scenery. EASTBOURNE , England (AP) - The Eastbourne International lost Petra Kvitova to injury and Dominika Cibulkova to a surprise defeat as the build-up to Wimbledon gathered pace on Monday.


Vandy players shot in attempt to recover stolen phone

Vandy players shot in attempt to recover stolen phone

Three Vanderbilt University students were involved in a shooting incident at a Target store in West Nashville. O'montae "Tae" Daley , 18, of Warner Robins, Georgia, suffered a noncritical gunshot wound to his leg and Frank Coppet , 18, of Fort Lauderdale, Florida , received noncritical birdshot wounds to his arms, police in Nashville, Tennessee said Tuesday in a statement.