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Hamilton Takes First Monaco Pole

Lewis Hamilton took pole position for the Monaco Grand Prix for the first time in his career in convincing style. The world c…

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  • Canadian women defeat Australia, score first ever rugby sevens tournament win 11 minutes ago

    One day after securing Olympic rugby qualification, Canada made history Saturday by defeating Australia 20-17 at the Amsterdam Sevens to win its first ever Women's World … More »Canadian women defeat Australia, score first ever rugby sevens tournament win

    One day after securing Olympic rugby qualification, Canada made history Saturday by defeating Australia 20-17 at the Amsterdam Sevens to win its first ever Women's World Series tournament. Ghislaine Landry's try with one minute remaining put Canada ahead for good after a back-and-forth final. Canadian captain Jen Kish …

  • Golf-Manassero refusing to panic over rankings slide 14 minutes ago

    By Tony Jimenez VIRGINIA WATER, England, May 23 (Reuters) - Matteo Manassero has endured a frustrating time since winning the BMW PGA Championship two years ago but … More »Golf-Manassero refusing to panic over rankings slide

    By Tony Jimenez VIRGINIA WATER, England, May 23 (Reuters) - Matteo Manassero has endured a frustrating time since winning the BMW PGA Championship two years ago but is refusing to panic because he believes he is performing well enough to turn the corner. Manassero underlined his immense promise by following up with victories …

  • NHL playoffs: 3 things to watch for Ducks-Blackhawks in Game 4 15 minutes ago

    It's been especially true in the Western Conference where the Ducks hold a 2-1 advantage as they skate against the Blackhawks in Chicago Saturday night. Anaheim Ducks' … More »NHL playoffs: 3 things to watch for Ducks-Blackhawks in Game 4

    It's been especially true in the Western Conference where the Ducks hold a 2-1 advantage as they skate against the Blackhawks in Chicago Saturday night. Anaheim Ducks' head coach Bruce Boudreau knows a lot about winning hockey in the post-season and has his Ducks if not in a row, at least well positioned to get a big leg …

  • Stosur of Australia speaks during a round-table meet on the first day of the WTA Dubai Tennis Championships
    Stosur takes first title of the year in Strasbourg 45 minutes ago

    Australian Sam Stosur claimed her first win of the year in timely fashion, beating Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic 3-6 6-2 6-3 in the final of the Strasbourg International … More »Stosur takes first title of the year in Strasbourg

    Stosur of Australia speaks during a round-table meet on the first day of the WTA Dubai Tennis Championships

    Australian Sam Stosur claimed her first win of the year in timely fashion, beating Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic 3-6 6-2 6-3 in the final of the Strasbourg International on Saturday just ahead of the French Open. Third-seeded Stosur, who reached the Roland Garros final in 2010, broke decisively in the fourth game of …

  • Raptors guard/forward Ross has surgery on left ankle; no timetable for return 49 minutes ago

    Toronto Raptors guard/forward Terrence Ross had surgery on Friday to remove bone spurs and loose bodies from his left ankle, the team said on Saturday. The surgery was … More »Raptors guard/forward Ross has surgery on left ankle; no timetable for return

    Toronto Raptors guard/forward Terrence Ross had surgery on Friday to remove bone spurs and loose bodies from his left ankle, the team said on Saturday. The surgery was done in Van Nuys, Calif., and Ross will conduct his rehabilitation in Toronto. No timetable has been set for a return to basketball activities.

  • Real Madrid's Sami Khedira is challenged by Schalke 04's Roman Neustadter during their round of 16 second leg soccer match in Madrid

    Real Madrid midfielder Sami Khedira has accused the La Liga club of freezing him out by dropping him from the team after talks on a contract extension broke down even though he was fit to play. Germany international Khedira, who joined Real from VfB Stuttgart in 2010, will leave Real for free at the end of the season, …

  • Djokovic of Serbia celebrates winning against Federer of Switzerland after their final match at the Rome Open tennis tournament in Rome

    By Julien Pretot PARIS (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic may never have a better chance to win a maiden French Open title and complete a rare career grand slam. The world number one enters this year's Roland Garros on a 22-match unbeaten run having claimed the Monte Carlo and Rome Masters titles. While his great rival and claycourt …

  • By Bernie McGuire VIRGINIA WATER, England, May 23 (Reuters) - Triple major winner Padraig Harrington heads the list of entries for Monday's 36-hole U.S. Open qualifying event on the outskirts of London. An injury to his left shoulder forced the Irishman to pull out of this week's BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth during …

  • West Bromwich Albion v Chelsea - Barclays Premier League

    Jose Mourinho regrets using the word "campaign" to describe how he felt Chelsea were treated this season but still believes they were harshly treated by officials and media, British newspapers reported on Saturday. Despite Chelsea having cantered to the Premier League title -- leading second-placed Manchester City by eight …

  • England v New Zealand - Investec Test Series First Test

    New Zealand's Kane Williamson brought up his century as they passed England's first innings total to reach 407 for four, a lead of 18 runs, at lunch on day three of the first test at Lord's on Saturday. Williamson had dominated England's toothless bowling attack on day two and looked in fine fettle again to frustrate the …

  • Barcelona's Luis Suarez reacts during their Spanish first division soccer match at El Arcangel stadium in Cordoba

    Barcelona forward Luis Suarez has not recovered from a hamstring strain and will be rested for the champions' final La Liga game of the season later on Saturday as a precaution. The Uruguay international picked up the injury in Barca's semi-final, second leg at Bayern Munich on May 12 and missed last weekend's La Liga …

  • BMW PGA Championship

    VIRGINIA WATER, England (Reuters) - Spaniard Miguel Angel Jimenez set a European Tour record for career holes-in-one during the third round of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth on Saturday. The 51-year-old went to eight-under-par for the tournament, two behind joint leaders Francesco Molinari of Italy, Thai Thongchai …

  • VIRGINIA WATER, England, May 23 (Reuters) - Spaniard Miguel Angel Jimenez set a European Tour record for career holes-in-one during the third round of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth on Saturday. The 51-year-old went to eight-under-par for the tournament, two behind joint leaders Francesco Molinari of Italy, Thai …

  • Ivory Coast coach Herve Renard reacts during the final of the 2015 African Cup of Nations soccer tournament against Ghana in Bata

    Herve Renard has stood down as coach of African Nations Cup winners Ivory Coast to pave the way for a move to Ligue 1 side Lille, the Frenchman announced on Friday. French media reports have heavily linked Renard with a move to Ligue 1 side Lille and he cited a new challenge as the reason for his departure. "My adventure …

  • Manchester United v Arsenal - Barclays Premier League

    Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is confident goalkeeper David De Gea will stay at Old Trafford despite reported interest from Spanish giants Real Madrid. The 24-year-old De Gea, who is seen as the perfect replacement for the ageing Iker Cassillas at the Bernabeu, has enjoyed a fine season and won the club's player …