Djokovic announces Agassi will coach him at French Open

Agassi had been anointed as the front runner immediately after Djokovic's shock split announcement at the start of May, but maintained at the time that there were more than one candidate being considered. Novak Djokovic hadn't won any break point in this event, and that is only the third time in his career to perform like this, when he appears in the finals of Masters. Read More

Horschel defeats Day in playoff at Byron Nelson

I was expecting to go back to the tee and play the hole again". The two went into a sudden-death playoff on the 18th hole where the Aussie missed a putt from around a metre to have his first three-putt of the tournament, handing victory to the American. Read More

Djokovic advances to 3rd round in Madrid Open

Djokovic advances to 3rd round in Madrid Open

The 2017 French Open begins on May 22. Suddenly his shots had more depth and from 3-5 down in the third he reeled off four games in a row to win the set and match . Djokovic had his playing time diminished this year because of an elbow injury. He broke serve once in each set and didn't concede any break opportunities to the 104th-ranked Copil. Read More

Nadal snaps winless streak vs Djokovic to reach Madrid final

Eighth seed Thiem can take great heart from his performance, which was a vast improvement from his Barcelona Open defeat to Nadal , with the Austrian keeping the 14-times Grand Slam victor concerned throughout with some brutal baseline hitting. Read More

Warriors ready for third straight NBA Finals appearance

Warriors ready for third straight NBA Finals appearance

The Cavaliers now lead the Eastern Conference finals 2-1. The series loss for the Spurs is the first time the team had reached the Western Conference Finals, since winning the title in 2014. Gregg Popovich might win Coach of the Year for leading this team to 61 wins and the league's second-best point differential. The Golden State Warriors have returned to The Finals for the third straight season. Read More

Ex-baseball star Doug DeCinces guilty of insider trading

Ex-baseball star Doug DeCinces guilty of insider trading

DeCinces stared toward the jury in the Ronald Reagan Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, shaking his head slightly, as the guilty verdicts were read. Leading up to the time of the acquisition, Advanced Medical Optics had seen its stock price plunge from more than $30 per share to under $10 in the wake of the 2008 Wall Street crash. Read More

Sevilla tells Argentina it must pay to take Sampaoli

Sevilla tells Argentina it must pay to take Sampaoli

But after being linked with the Argentina post, it appears to have been a position the Santa Fe born coach could not turn down. Sevilla president Pepe Castro claimed he will insist that the only way he will let Sampaoli out of the a year ago of his contract is through the full payment of his buyout clause. Read More

Ian Poulter accepts invite for BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth

Kim Si-woo finished on a total of 10-under par after completing his final round with a bogey-free 3-under-par 69, which put an insurmountable distance between him and his closest rivals Poulter and South Africa's Lous Oosthuizen, reports Efe. Read More

Irving's 42 carry Cavs to win, 3-1 lead over Celtics

He never previously had that many fouls in the first half in his 14-year career, and Cleveland trailed 46-33. "The kid is special", James said of Irving. With Thomas already gone, the Celtics played without Amir Johnson in Game 4 because a shoulder injury suffered in the third game. Bradley shot just 7 of 19 from the field. Read More

Several rule changes reportedly coming to National Football League next season

Several rule changes reportedly coming to National Football League next season

Rather, there will only be one deadline to cut rosters down to 53 players. This means the fourth preseason games should be more competitive with players competing for roster spots actually playing. That could increase the number of National Football League games that end in ties. The NFL is reportedly getting rid of the 75-man cut down and going straight to 53, according to NFL Network's Albert Breer . Read More

Gabriel out for up to eight weeks, but Arsenal defender avoids surgery

Gabriel out for up to eight weeks, but Arsenal defender avoids surgery

Arsenal needed Liverpool to drop points at Anfield against Middlesbrough , but it was not to be as the Reds beat up on Boro 3-0 to punch their ticket to Europe. "We know that we've got the opportunity of playing in the FA Cup final, and it's something we really want to do our best in". For a game like this, against opposition like this, it's a blow to lose to many defenders, but Cohen Bramall should be fine making his debut in the FA Cup final. Read More

Ronaldo leads Real Madrid to 33rd La Liga title

Ronaldo leads Real Madrid to 33rd La Liga title

Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo was once again the standout player in his side's latest La Liga campaign, and he broke another club record in their final game of the season. There was something horribly familiar about the game at Balaidos, the goals from Cristiano Ronaldo , the controversial red card for Iago Aspas, the debatable refereeing decisions as los Blancos moved three points clear. Read More

Sweden slips past Canada for gold at worlds

Sweden slips past Canada for gold at worlds

Victor Hedman scored a short-handed goal late in the second period to give the Swedes a 1-0 lead. Belarus submitted its application to host the 2021 Ice Hockey World Championships together with Latvia, the contender being Finland. and those memories of great worldwide tournaments of yesteryear. Sweden received the gold medal for the 10th time. "I thought both goalies were exceptional, but in the end, it came down to a skill competition and they were better than us and they are deserving ... Read More

Fernando Torres: 'Future is bright for Atletico Madrid'

Fernando Torres: 'Future is bright for Atletico Madrid'

Real Madrid will play back to back finals 57 years later . Atletico won 2-1 at the Vicente Calderon Stadium but lost 4-2 on aggregate. Saul headed Atletico back into the tie from an early corner, before Antoine Griezmann put the Rojiblancos 2-up on the night from the penalty spot. Read More

National Football League expected to make changes to overtime, Schefter reports

National Football League expected to make changes to overtime, Schefter reports

The NFL's strict rules regarding player celebrations have struck a nerve among fans. To go with that, he said the league knows "that you love the spontaneous displays of emotion that come after a spectacular touchdown". It should also make the waiver period immediately following the 53 man roster cut down even more active. The change covers preseason and regular-season contests. Read More

How they measure up for Champions League final

How they measure up for Champions League final

Zidane's current deal expires at the end of next season, but Marca notes he is "the living image of a happy "madridismo", which identifies with their Coach in a way that has been rarely seen in recent years". Atletico roared into a two-goal lead in the semifinal second leg with a Saul Niguez header and Antoine Griezmann's penalty, but Isco notched one in the 42nd minute for Real, which saw out the game calmly to lose 2-1 on the night and ease into the final. Read More

Real Madrid crowned La Liga Champions; Villarreal, Sociedad go to Europe

This sparked outrage in Barcelona , prompting fans to contact Malaga owner Al-Thani on social media, imploring him to make sure his side beat Real Madrid on the final day. Ronaldo and Benzema's goals were also Real's 57th and 58th away goals of the 2016/17 campaign, the Bernabeu club's highest ever total for a single league season. Read More

Form Harry Kane ready to stick the boot in on Scotland

Form Harry Kane ready to stick the boot in on Scotland

Kane, aware that he has an important England game to come on June 10 away to Scotland in the World Cup qualifiers, did not appear to resent his early departure. The 45-year-old Argentinian said he was not anxious Kane would leave in the close season as Spurs were in a position to keep the players they wanted to keep. Read More

Real Madrid coach Zidane delighted with league title win

And win Real did, defeating Malaga 2-0 thanks to goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema. If Real win the Champions League, it would be the club's first La Liga and European champions cup double in almost six decades. Juventus, who are Italy's most successful side in domestic terms with 33 league titles, will face Real Madrid in the Champions League final on June 3 when they will attempt to complete the treble. Read More

Sharapova receives wild card into pre-Wimbledon event

Maria Sharapova will not request a wildcard draw into Wimbledon and will instead attempt to earn a sport at the All England Club by coming through three qualifying rounds. Melodium was only banned at the beginning of 2016 but Sharapova said she had been taking it for over 10 years as she was magnesium deficient and had recorded several irregular electrocardiography (EKG) tests. Read More