• Novak Djokovic: 'All my happiness is not about winning matches anymore'
Novak Djokovic: 'All my happiness is not about winning matches anymore'

After the match, Djokovic said: "You never like to end up a match this way". During his match against Dolgopolov, Federer completed his 10,000th successful ace in his entire career so far. I'm going to play another ten years and I won't have to work again". Milos Raonic , last year's men's runner-up, advanced to the second round with a 7-6 (7/...

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  • Wimbledon 2017: Kyrgios Retires Against Herbert After Hip Injury
Wimbledon 2017: Kyrgios Retires Against Herbert After Hip Injury

Herbert - a doubles champion in 2016 - did put on a good show while the match was in full flow and Kyrgios admitted he could have progressed if he had been handed a kinder draw. Despite his physical problems, Kyrgios still thought he could get through some matches at Wimbledon . But I do believe I can win. "Maybe this is a warning sign for ...

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  • Manny Pacquiao wants Jeff Horn rematch, on one condition
Manny Pacquiao wants Jeff Horn rematch, on one condition

This was the statement made by Pacquiao's friend and colleague Sen. In a gripping, brutal and controversial contest, the 29-year-old Australian's aggression seemed to surprise the legendary Filipino and he won the bout on points, the judges scoring it 117-111, 115-113, 115-113 in Horn's favour.

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  • Canadiens sign goalie Carey Price to lucrative eight-year extension
Canadiens sign goalie Carey Price to lucrative eight-year extension

Louis Blues, who drafted him No. 32 overall in 2011. Since 2007-08, Price has a 270-175-55 record in 509 regular season games and ranks fourth in Canadiens history with 39 shutouts. Price's signing comes on the heels of a busy first day of free agency for Bergevin. "I consider both of those guys close friends of mine, and I'd hate to see them go"...

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  • Wimbledon 2017: Petra Kvitova beats Johanna Larsson to reach round two
Wimbledon 2017: Petra Kvitova beats Johanna Larsson to reach round two

Radwanska was beaten in the third round in the French Open and, though she clearly has fondness for the grass, it is tough to see her contending if short of fitness. In the gentlemen's tournament, Britain's own Andy Murray captured his second Grand Slam tournament on his home turf and his third overall. However, the former two also have injury ...

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  • Wimbledon 2017: Google's Doodle - complete with Rufus
Wimbledon 2017: Google's Doodle - complete with Rufus

Wimbledon was one of 25 organisations Her Majesty stood down from in December 2016 due to her advancing age and the gradual decline in her workload. She's since been spotted (minus Casper) at the opening day of Wimbledon on Monday. The tennis stars then asked if she played the sport, to which she laughed and replied: "Yes, but not to any stand...

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  • Another defeat for the Blue Jays
Another defeat for the Blue Jays

But I think he has done a nice job, too, as a starter. It's going to be fun when we get going. "It says a lot about our guys and our team that we've battled through some things schedule-wise, injury-wise and things like that". Friday saw 33 home runs, for a final total of 1,101 for the month. Martin also got hit on the foot by Sale in the sixth. He...

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  • Ricky Stenhouse Jr. wins Coke Zero 400, while Earnhardt stumbles
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. wins Coke Zero 400, while Earnhardt stumbles

Some drivers , including Joey Logano , Daniel Suarez, Brendan Gaughan, Elliott Sadler, Ty Dillon , Ryan Sieg , and Erik Jones ran both races. Stenhouse, who was fifth previous year in the race, had not won a series race until earlier this season at Talladega .

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  • Veteran forward Marleau signs with Leafs
Veteran forward Marleau signs with Leafs

Marleau was originally selected by San Jose with the second overall selection in the 1997 NHL Draft. THOMAS VANEK (Panthers, $2.6 million): Long removed from his 40-goal seasons, the 33-year-old Vanek can still produce 20-goal seasons and is likely to continue playing on a series of one- or two-year deals.

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  • Toronto Raptors re-sign Serge Ibaka to three-year, $65 million deal
Toronto Raptors re-sign Serge Ibaka to three-year, $65 million deal

The Thunder traded Serge Ibaka to the Orlando Magic before the final season of his contract when it appeared they would not retain him. "I have an opportunity to play for a great team, a great organization and great city so I'm very excited", Ibaka had said before his first appearance as a Raptor .

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  • Four wickets, no runs! Van Niekerk blows Windies away
Four wickets, no runs! Van Niekerk blows Windies away

With the performance, van Niekerk became the first bowler in the history of worldwide cricket - taking both women's as well as men's versions of the sport into consideration - to collect four or more wickets in an innings without conceding a single run.

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  • Shattenkirk signs four-year, $26.6 million deal with Rangers
Shattenkirk signs four-year, $26.6 million deal with Rangers

In what was widely considered a weak free-agent class, Shattenkirk was one of the biggest names and most accomplished players available. Opting to take a discount on years signed to play with the Rangers, Shattenkirk will now join a team in NY that is hungry to take the next step and win a Stanley Cup Championship for the first time since 1994.

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  • Protest march taken out against attacks on Muslims and Dalits
Protest march taken out against attacks on Muslims and Dalits

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has spoken out against violence by cow vigilante groups, a day after thousands of Indians gathered in cities across the country on Wednesday evening to protest against a string of attacks on minority Muslims that have sparked concern about the fraying of India's secular fabric.

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  • Sore hip rules Andy Murray out of Wimbledon warm up at Hurlingham
Sore hip rules Andy Murray out of Wimbledon warm up at Hurlingham

I understand it if it was somebody finishing their career. Elsewhere, world number two Novak Djokovic managed just nine minutes of play against Canadian Vasek Pospisil at Eastbourne before rain led to play being cancelled for the day. The British maestro, who was named top seed at the All England Club , had earlier withdrawn from a warm-up mat...

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  • Jazz trade for Timberwolves PG Ricky Rubio
Jazz trade for Timberwolves PG Ricky Rubio

Teague and Lowry, though, should be the first two on the list and it's been reported that Jimmy Butler has already started recruiting Lowry to Minnesota . Rubio averaged 11.1 points, 9.1 assists and 1.7 steals last season for the Timberwolves . He turned 29 last month and fits with the philosophy of ramping up the development curve for a team ...

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  • JJ Redick, 76ers Agree On One-Year, $23 Million Contract
JJ Redick, 76ers Agree On One-Year, $23 Million Contract

This deal works for both sides because not only will the Sixers be able to maintain future financial flexibility with this one-year deal, but J.J. Redick will also be able to cash-in perhaps for one more big contract next summer. The Sixers, Timberwolves, and Nets all finished in the bottom half of the league in three-point percentage last season...

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  • Roger Federer says Andy Murray might opt to skip Wimbledon
Roger Federer says Andy Murray might opt to skip Wimbledon

Therefore none of them could meet before the semifinals . In the absence of defending Ladies' singles champion Serena Williams , Angelique Kerber will star as the top seed. While last year's runner-up Kerber is slated to face big-serving Pliskova in the last four, the other semi-final could be a repeat of the French Open final between surpr...

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  • No Hayward, No Problem: Utah Has Options To Replace Gordon Hayward
No Hayward, No Problem: Utah Has Options To Replace Gordon Hayward

All other teams including Miami, will be limited to a four-year max offer. Hayward went through the bad periods and became a big part of the good ones, helping the Jazz to their first postseason since 2012, as they made it into the conference semifinals.

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  • Golden State Warriors Superteam Breaking Up After Andre Iguodala Exit?
Golden State Warriors Superteam Breaking Up After Andre Iguodala Exit?

ESPN reports Iguodala's decision to not meet with the Warriors doesn't preclude him from re-signing. Throughout Myers' tenure, the Warriors have retained many of their top talents, signing starters Stephen Curry , Draymond Green and Klay Thompson to contract extensions.

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  • $1.5 billion George Lucas Museum approved by Los Angeles City Council
$1.5 billion George Lucas Museum approved by Los Angeles City Council

Star Wars won't be the only Lucas film to see a space in the museum either, as his collaboration with Stephen Spielberg, Indiana Jones will also find a home in the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art . He added, "The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art will add another world-class institution to our city's cultural landscape, and bring a breathtaking arc...

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