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Djokovic entertains while locals provide thrills

Djokovic entertains while locals provide thrills

Published 07/08/2013

MONTREAL (Reuters) - World number one Novak Djokovic powered to a comprehensive 6-2 6-1 win over Florian Mayer in his first match since Wimbledon while [more…]

Miami Heat to host season opener

Miami Heat to host season opener

Published 07/08/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - LeBron James and the Miami Heat will open the 2013-14 National Basketball Association season at home against the Chicago Bulls, the [more…]

Home favorite Pospisil upsets Isner in Montreal

Home favorite Pospisil upsets Isner in Montreal

Published 06/08/2013

MONTREAL (Reuters) - Canadian wildcard Vasek Pospisil surged to an unlikely but well-deserved first round win over in-form American John Isner at the Rogers Cup [more…]

Title duel with Tiger the goal for motivated Mickelson

Title duel with Tiger the goal for motivated Mickelson

Published 06/08/2013

ROCHESTER, New York (Reuters) - Like a bottle of vintage wine, British Open champion Phil Mickelson believes he is getting better with age and says [more…]

England’s jubilant Flower tells ICC to improve DRS

England’s jubilant Flower tells ICC to improve DRS

Published 06/08/2013

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - England coach Andy Flower allowed himself a rare smile after his side retained the Ashes but the decision review system is [more…]

A-Rod’s return met with indignation from angry fans

A-Rod’s return met with indignation from angry fans

Published 06/08/2013

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Embroiled in a doping scandal that has sent shockwaves through Major League Baseball, New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez was booed and [more…]

Rodriguez among 13 players suspended by MLB

Rodriguez among 13 players suspended by MLB

Published 06/08/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez was suspended for a record 211 games on Monday for his involvement in one of [more…]

Tomic struggles continue with early Montreal exit

Tomic struggles continue with early Montreal exit

Published 06/08/2013

MONTREAL (Reuters) - Germany's Florian Mayer sent Australian young gun Bernard Tomic tumbling out of the Rogers Cup in Montreal on Monday, while Janko Tipsarevic's [more…]

Vinci, Stephens get through in Toronto

Vinci, Stephens get through in Toronto

Published 06/08/2013

TORONTO (Reuters) - Roberta Vinci fought back from a set down to beat Julia Goerges 2-6 6-4 6-3 and move into the second round of [more…]

USADA tells Rodriguez to accept punishment

USADA tells Rodriguez to accept punishment

Published 06/08/2013

(Reuters) - Alex Rodriguez should not expect a warm welcome back from fans or team mates after refusing to take his punishment and appealing his [more…]