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NRafael Nadal returned to the final by beating Horacio Zeballos of Argentina 6-3, 6-4 in the other semifinal at the Real Club de Tenis. Nadal raced through the first set, breaking Zeballos to love and conceding only one point on his serve until a mammoth ninth game, in which the world number 84's game suddenly fell nicely into place, forcing Nadal to save three break points before sealing the set.
  • Giancarlo Stanton: Marlins 'moving forward' with Jeb/Jeter group

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    Major League Baseball still needs to approve the final contract, which has plenty of details to sort out. According to multiple reports, the legendary shortstop - who donned the pinstripes for his entire career - is part of a group that will soon own the Miami Marlins.
  • Larry Bird delivers Pacers' 2021 All-Star bid in an Indy car

    Larry Bird delivers Pacers' 2021 All-Star bid in an Indy car

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    Many expected the Pacers to be one of the top four teams in the East after making so many moves last season. For that reason, if the Pacers look to trade George , the Sixers could be an option. Point guard Jeff Teague is a pending free agent. If and when George does get moved, the headlines will nearly certainly be centered on the big market team to which he moves, especially if it's the Lakers.
  • Caps win tight series over Leafs to set up rematch with Pens

    Caps win tight series over Leafs to set up rematch with Pens

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    It was the Capitals who got to nudge the Maple Leafs off the cliff after all, and they didn't need a Game 7 to do it. Maple Leafs G Frederik Andersen turned away 34 of 36 shots in the loss, and had a.915 save percentage in six games against Washington.
  • N'Golo Kante: Why Chelsea midfielder won PFA Player of the Year

    N'Golo Kante: Why Chelsea midfielder won PFA Player of the Year

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    Chelsea next face Southampton tomorrow, and Saints defender Bertrand claims he voted for Kante to win the award as he wanted a defensive-minded player to get the recognition. Kante is already a Premier League champion and now odds on to become a Double victor just 12 months later - a giant of the game at only 5ft 6in. Southampton's Oriol Romeu will give the club's midfield a significant boost when he returns from a two-match suspension for Tuesday's match against Chelsea , manager Claude ...
  • Balanced Hawks hold off Wizards 111-101, even series 2-all

    Balanced Hawks hold off Wizards 111-101, even series 2-all

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    The series shifts back to the nation's capital for a pivotal Game 5 on Wednesday. Toronto lost Game 6 on the road at IN in the first round and at Miami IN the second round previous year, rebounding to win Game 7 at home each time. Washington was led by Bradley Beal with 32 points. John Wall scored a series-low 22 points and added 10 assists and five rebounds. Otto Porter and Bojan Bogdanovic had 13 points each for Washington.
  • Aguero and Silva train with Manchester City after Wembley injuries

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    I am very proud for the players. Asked if the ball had stayed in play, Toure was in no doubt: "Definitely, and it was a penalty and something more". The derby clash between City and United will be of great importance for both the teams as they fight with other teams for a berth in next season's Champions League.
  • Dortmund coach says Marc Bartra could return in 4 weeks

    Dortmund coach says Marc Bartra could return in 4 weeks

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    Former Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp also weighed in on the issue by saying , "I'm pretty sure the people who made the decision afterwards, if they had been in the bus they would not have played the game". And we are not animals. "You read the whole time of an attack on our bus". "Of course this has an effect and it was a bad experience for all of us".
  • Messi's 500th Barca goal sinks Real Madrid in thriller

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    SERGIO RAMOS was sent off for FIFTH time in his career for Real Madrid against Barcelona after a horror two-footed lunge on Lionel Messi tonight. This team will be determined to get the three points here since there is a lot at stake with their pride and also for the end of season results. He also holds the record in all matches between the rivals with 23 goals.
  • Blake Griffin leaves Game 3 with bruised right big toe

    Blake Griffin leaves Game 3 with bruised right big toe

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    But Paul simply dominated the fourth quarter, scoring nine straight himself during the run and getting wherever he wanted on the floor. Back in the third game of the season, the Jazz didn't score for first two minutes and only one basket in first three minutes as they fell behind 7-3 and eventually lost to L.A.
  • Addison Russell hits walk-off homer as Cubs top Brewers

    Addison Russell hits walk-off homer as Cubs top Brewers

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    The Padres' Jhoulys Chacin (2-2) allowed three hits and a walk with five strikeouts in eight innings. Real-life baseball doesn't always work out that way, but the Cubs are heading to Cincinnati to face the Reds , a team they dominated in 2016.