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Sports Serena could get Wimbledon seeding, despite French snub
Author: 0 Serena could get Wimbledon seeding, despite French snub

At 36, Williams is chasing the record of 24 grand slam title wins, held by Australia's Margaret Court, and if she lines up at Roland Garros , she will be fitter, fresh and unsafe. France has six players in the top 50 of the men's world rankings and three in the women's top 50, but it seems unlikely that this year will produce a first home men's champion since 1983.

Sports Al Horford named to NBA’s All-Defensive second team
Author: 0 Al Horford named to NBA’s All-Defensive second team

Thirty-one other players earned votes and 17 of those picked up first-team votes, with Chris Paul coming the closest to getting a spot on the second team . Davis was seventh in rebounding (11.1 per game) and first in blocks (2.6 per game). The four-time Kia NBA MVP averaged at least 25.0 points for the 14 straight season, extending his record streak.

Sports Steph Curry says Chris Paul doing shimmy on him was 'well deserved'
Author: 0 Steph Curry says Chris Paul doing shimmy on him was 'well deserved'

On Friday, the Rockets announced that Paul will miss Game 6. "But I think whoever can buckle down and get stops consecutively and create opportunities with their defense is going to win or have a chance at winning games". Paul hit his first basket at the 9:43 mark of the second half, a 3-pointer that lifted Houston to a 52-49 lead. He also had seven rebounds, six assists and three steals.

Sports Trump's lawyer was paid €340000 for talks with president
Author: 0 Trump's lawyer was paid €340000 for talks with president

Don't confuse Taxi King Evgeny Freidman with the Shtayners, Cohen's other taxi business partners, whom Cohen and his father-in-law loaned between $20 and $46 million in the past few years. The BBC also said the lawyer representing porn actress Stormy Daniels, in legal action against Mr Trump, supported the account. "This defendant is the self-anointed taxi king of the city of New York", Healy said.

Sports NFL Players Who Don't Stand For Anthem 'Shouldn't Be In The Country'
Author: 0 NFL Players Who Don't Stand For Anthem 'Shouldn't Be In The Country'

The move to mandate that players stand came after Trump repeatedly criticized athletes protesting issues including police brutality by kneeling during the national anthem . New York Jets chairman Christopher Johnson told Newsday that he voted for the new policy because "I felt I had to support it from a membership standpoint".

Sports Super Eagles' Invitation A Dream Come True - Junior Lokosa
Author: 0 Super Eagles' Invitation A Dream Come True - Junior Lokosa

The Eagles star who broke into the team immediately after Nigeria's third win of the African Nations Cup in the late Stephen Keshi era in 2013, was among the eight midfielders called up by the Franco-German tactician to fight for shirts as he seeks to further prune the list to a final 23 for the Mundial.

Sports James' T-Double Cavs hardly needed
Author: 0 James' T-Double Cavs hardly needed

Wikimedia Commons/Keith AllisonTerry Rozier led the way with 14 points in the third quarter to spark a comeback for the Celtics, earning them a 2-0 lead in the ECF over the Cavaliers despite Lebron James' 42-point game. But ultimately, against a Boston team that continues to impress, even James could not overcome his own teammates. But that streak ended last night in TD Garden.

Sports Bad if Neymar joins Real: Messi
Author: 0 Bad if Neymar joins Real: Messi

Neymar feels he is facing the most hard time of his career as the Brazil star battles to prove his fitness before the World Cup. Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, the owner of PSG, is reported to be the main road block in their pursuit of Neymar , as he values the Brazilian as a major asset in image-building for the club and Qatar as a nation.

Sports Tiger Woods' biggest statement comes after play in bold step
Author: 0 Tiger Woods' biggest statement comes after play in bold step

Some of the lesser lights are already out on course , but it will be a while until the big names get their quest for glory under way. I never doubted myself. While Woods was on the fairway at 14, he was in a prime position to birdie the fourteenth with a wedge shot at an attackable pin. His 69 and tie for 11th did not really provide a fair reflection of his efforts from Saturday onwards but Woods still needs to convince that he can win in esteemed company.

Sports Marseille v Atletico Madrid - story of the match
Author: 0 Marseille v Atletico Madrid - story of the match

We'll be showing FREE highlights right here on BTSport.com and the BT Sport app shortly after the final whistle has blown, while the enhanced video player will also continue to be available for subscribers who want to watch the game in full.

Sports Gareth Southgate has put trust in youth to further his England revolution
Author: 0 Gareth Southgate has put trust in youth to further his England revolution

Most players will kick-off their World Cup preparations on Monday, although Manchester United and Chelsea players will get time off after the FA Cup final - just as those involved in Liverpool's Champions League final will. He said: "I found out when the squad was announced on Teletext, that's how old I am". You know, what we do is, if there are a couple of performances that don't go well, we all attack the players, the team, the system and the manager...

Sports Lucas Glover wife arrested for attack on golfer and his mother
Author: 0 Lucas Glover wife arrested for attack on golfer and his mother

Glover was a participant in the annual tournament. Lucas told deputies Krista gets violent every time he doesn't play well in a major PGA tournament, according to the incident report. At the house, police from the the St. Johns County Sheriffs Department found Glover and his wife Krista engaged in a loud argument. While transporting Krista Glover to the jail, she allegedly continued screaming and told the deputies "wait till the tour hears about this, you will lose your job".

Sports NHL Playoffs: Capitals Fall at Home to Lightning
Author: 0 NHL Playoffs: Capitals Fall at Home to Lightning

Road teams that have taken a 2-0 series lead in the National Hockey League conference finals have an 18-1 series record. "We haven't done anything yet", said Stamkos . Here are three takeaways from Tampa Bay's victory. Andrei Vasilevskiy slid to his right, the puck rocketing from Alex Ovechkin's stick and hitting the 6-foot-3, 207-pound goaltender in the chest.

Sports Robinson Cano suspended for 80 games
Author: 0 Robinson Cano suspended for 80 games

SEATTLE (AP) - Seattle already knew Robinson Cano would be out of the Mariners lineup for several weeks, the result of a broken bone in his right hand. He is making $24 million this season, so the expected almost 50 percent of his 2018 pay is now going away with the suspension. Rodriguez and Cano would seem to have an even harder path to Cooperstown than Bonds and Clemens, because - like Rafael Palmeiro and Manny Ramirez - they were caught during the testing era and served a suspension ...

Sports T20 2018: Bangalore beat Punjab by 10 wickets
Author: 0 T20 2018: Bangalore beat Punjab by 10 wickets

While Kohli and AB de Villiers anchored an easy chase against Daredevils with stylish half-centuries, KXIP bowlers were under the pump, being taken to cleaners by Sunil Narine and Dinesh Karthik as KKR scored a mammoth 245 in the last game.

Sports The Greatest Team in Premier League History?
Author: 0 The Greatest Team in Premier League History?

While there is no doubting their quality, they have benefitted from a weak field in the Premier League. Former Manchester United junior Eamon Dunphy insists champions Manchester City are overrated. "The team is very good together and that's why it's been so special". "I don't usually win awards because it's the fellow managers who vote for it", Guardiola added.