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Author: 0 Ainslie retires from America's Cup trials race with damage

A dramatic start to the day's racing on Bermuda's Great Sound began with Ainslie's team aiming to exploit powerful winds against the Kiwis in the opening race of their best-of-nine Challenger playoff semi-final series. "A bit of a shame for those guys.it was shaping up to be a good race", New Zealand helmsman Peter Burling said in televised comments after the British crew retired.

Author: 0 Curry, Durant lead Warriors to 2-0 lead with 132-113 rout

He looks more like a two-time MVP than the hobbled player he was in last year's Finals. Jeff Van Gundy, a former National Basketball Association head coach working the series as an analyst for ABC, said on the broadcast that Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry might be one of the best duos ever.

Author: 0 Woakes ruled out of Champions Trophy with side strain

The absence of Woakes, who has become a key 50-over bowler with both the new and old white ball as well as one of the best No8s in the world, could be crucial against Kane Williamson's aggressive New Zealand. I'll listen to the medical staff, they know exactly what they are doing. "The security situation has been very much front and centre of our preparations and we constantly review our procedures to guarantee they are as effective as possible to keep everyone safe".

Sports LPGA projection error keeps Lydia Ko at No. 1
Author: 0 LPGA projection error keeps Lydia Ko at No. 1

Officials ran their projections at the beginning of last week, before the ShopRite LPGA event, using the usual method of averaging points accrued during the past 104 weeks. But a calculation by women's golf's technical provider sees Ko stay ahead of Jutanugarn by point zero one of a point. No. 2 Jutanugarn has a chance to overtake No.

Author: 0 Kerr says he will coach Warriors for remainder of Finals

His intentions are to coach the rest of the series. "So we're just trying to stay in the moment". We know how hard it is to be the best team in the league. They were doing it right in front of LeBron, too. Still, it took until well into the second half for the Warriors truly to establish their dominance, in large part because of the individual brilliance of James.

Author: 0 1000 injured in panic after soccer game

But Bale was reduced to the role of bit-part player after recent injury problems, sent on only for the final 13 minutes at the National Stadium of Wales with the game already won. "( Gianluigi) Buffon will still be goalie next season and (Andrea) Barzagli with be with us for another year. 'I think it was the approach we expected from them.

Author: 0 Red Sox likely replacement for Eduardo Rodriguez injured in minors

Porcello went 22-4 last season and won the AL Cy Young , but this season he is off to a 3-7 start. Price (1-0) allowed one run over seven-plus innings in his second start since coming off the disabled list with a strained left elbow. You knew when they scored and got ahead he was going to go to another level. "So I think maybe I was kind of impatient up there trying to make things happen instead of letting the game come to me".

Sports Crosby has no time for Subban's games in Stanley Cup Final
Author: 0 Crosby has no time for Subban's games in Stanley Cup Final

Subban lived up to his promise that he made after the Game 2 loss for the Preds to the Pittsburgh Penguins that put them in an 0-2 hole. They are 8-1 at home this postseason, and Subban made it clear he expects Nashville fans to find a way to crank the volume up even higher Monday night.

Author: 0 Stander can't wait for Lions bow

I was 19 at that point, so there was a lot in my mind. "It was spoken about at a press conference and I felt that I wasn't even close to it at all at that point if I'm honest". "I feel like a kid again, when you get in that first team, you nearly can't believe that you're there". Lions No8 CJ Stander says the time for excuses is over as the tourists prepare to play the Blues here on Wednesday morning.

Sports Thad Matta out as basketball coach at Ohio State
Author: 0 Thad Matta out as basketball coach at Ohio State

Smith said the Buckeyes will conduct a national search for their next coach. He has a career 439-154 coaching record, including stints at Xavier and Butler. He is the winningest coach in program history, and last season was the first time his teams failed to win 20 games in a season. His teams have won five Big Ten titles, and made nine NCAA postseason appearances.

Sports Photos, Videos, Results: Oracle Win AC Qualifiers
Author: 0 Photos, Videos, Results: Oracle Win AC Qualifiers

Now their opening two races in the semi-finals have been pushed back to Monday, when brisk breezes are expected. The race committee had several attempts to get races underway, but each time they had to re-set, as the average wind speed dropped below the minimum threshold for racing of six knots.

Sports Australia and NZ resume play after rain
Author: 0 Australia and NZ resume play after rain

While it is so many times the world champions and Champions Trophy winners Australia faced some tough timing in the front of New Zealand and last time in the warm-up match they defeat Sri Lanka with six-wicket in the same venue.

Sports Kiwi doubles player causes big upset at French Open
Author: 0 Kiwi doubles player causes big upset at French Open

These two have played three times in the past and Venus has won two of those meetings. Serena, who is a 23-time major victor, was chic in a black dress and long floral kimono from Zara that retails for $149. The last time that situation occurred was at the 1979 Australian Open when Barbara Jordan won her first Grand Slam crown. Asked for her thoughts on the way things worked out, Williams replied: "I have no idea".

Sports Pliskova, Svitolina reach 4th round of French Open
Author: 0 Pliskova, Svitolina reach 4th round of French Open

The last woman representing France to win the country's Grand Slam tournament was Mary Pierce in 2000. The Scot was placed under early pressure but fought back to gain a foothold and eventually dominate the fixture in what was a demanding test of his credentials to become Roland Garros champion.

Sports Ex-MMA fighter gets 36 years to life in kidnap, beating case
Author: 0 Ex-MMA fighter gets 36 years to life in kidnap, beating case

His sentence includes the possibility of parole after 36 years, which would be at 71 years of age. "I do know when he gets out, he will kill me", she said. "There's not a day that goes by that I don't seriously regret all of the things that I did ". After his conviction in March, Koppenhaver said he was happy about his possible life in prison.

Author: 0 Halep, Svitolina set to sweat in Paris sun

She will now head to her second Roland Garros quarterfinal of her career. Martic, ranked 290th in the world after a 10-month injury layoff previous year, was two points from victory at 5-2, 30-0 on her opponent's serve, but Svitolina unleashed a barrage of winners to claim 20 of the last 26 points.

Sports 49ers sign Elvis Dumervil
Author: 0 49ers sign Elvis Dumervil

Dumervil has been to the Pro Bowl five times, most recently after a 17-sack season in Baltimore three years ago. The 11-year veteran has amassed 352 tackles, 99 sacks, and 23 forced fumbles through the course of his career. Their first pick in each of the last three drafts has been a defensive lineman: Arik Armstead in 2015, DeForest Buckner in 2016 and Solomon Thomas in 2017.

Sports Halep hammers hapless Spaniard in French rout
Author: 0 Halep hammers hapless Spaniard in French rout

And then he liked how I was in Fed Cup, both matches. Simona Halep says a change in attitude has rejuvenated her game after booking her place in the French Open quarter-finals. "I asked him if he wants to come back before Madrid". The first set was soon wrapped up and continued pressure fell on the Spaniard's serve as Halep looked to seal her route into the last-eight.

Author: 0 Girl disqualified from soccer game because she looked like a boy

Apparently, Mili Hernandez's short hair left officials CONVINCED the soccer-loving youngster was a boy trying to play in the girls tournament. Her father Gerardo Hernandez tried to show organizers Mili's insurance card, which lists her gender as female, but they refused to reverse the decision.

Sports National Football League relaxing touchdown celebration rules for players
Author: 0 National Football League relaxing touchdown celebration rules for players

This should put some fun back into the players' hearts. They said they in particular wanted to avoid a scenario in which a team could play a Sunday game with a full 15-minute overtime and then have to play again on a Thursday night. Yet this change means time of possession in overtime will be more important than scoring a quick touchdown. The NFL's owners also voted on Tuesday to shorten overtime .

Author: 0 Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid win Champions League title

It is a long season but I am motivated. "Every player in the squad has played their part, and that's been the key factor this season". Ronaldo scored a brace, before Casemiro and Zinadine Zidane's late substitute Asensio scored in the dying minutes of the game and completely shattered Juventus's hopes of ever winning Champions league trophy, as they had previously lost it in the final to Barcelona.

Author: 0 Ex-MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden dies at 35

Maurizio Bufalini Hospital in Cesana announced his death, reports ESPN. This past Wednesday, Hayden was riding his bicycle near the town of Rimini (in the same region as the Imola circuit where the race was held) when he was hit by a auto.

Sports French Open starts with Petra Kvitova's return
Author: 0 French Open starts with Petra Kvitova's return

Her staggering longevity is illustrated by the fact that her potential second round opponent is compatriot Amanda Anisimova who, at just 15, is the youngest main draw competitor since 2005. The match was Kvitova's first of the season after the extensive nerve and ligament damage she sustained in a knife attack during a home invasion back in December.

Sports New Zealand race auto driver Dixon calls robbery a big
Author: 0 New Zealand race auto driver Dixon calls robbery a big "contrast"

Finding sponsors and cars are the most glaring concerns, and Andretti said he never would have considered such a daunting feat if both hadn't already been resolved. "Racing in F1 is such a unique thing". Fernando Alonso's deal with the vengeful gods of speed and grace may be up. He's been an awesome addition to the field.