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April 8, 2018 1:43 PM Pouille sends France into Davis Cup semi-finals

France's Lucas Pouille celebrates winning his match against Italy's Fabio Fognini. — Reuters picGENOA, April 8 — Lucas Pouille sent France into the Davis Cup semi-finals on the strength of his four-set defeat of Italy’s Fabio Fognini in Genoa on Sunday. Pouille battled past the Italian number one 2-6, 6-1, 7-6 (7/3), 6-3 to give France an unassailable 7

April 7, 2018 2:48 PM French win doubles to lead Italy in Davis Cup

Pierre-Hugues Herbert of France (right) and his compatriot Nicolas Mahut will be up against Italy next— Reuters GENOA, April 7 — Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hugues Herbert cruised to a straight-sets victory in the doubles today to put France 2-1 up against Italy in their Davis Cup quarter-final. The French pair beat Fabio Fognini and Simone Bolelli 6-4, 6-3, 6-1 to leave 9

March 27, 2018 11:01 AM Nadal back from injury for Davis Cup quarter-final

Spain’s Rafael Nadal pauses during an exibition match the day before the start of the Mexico ATP 500 Tennis Open in Acapulco, Guerrero state, Mexico February 25, 2018. — AFP picMADRID, March 27 — World number two Rafa Nadal has been named in Spain’s squad for their Davis Cup World Group quarter-final against Germany in Valencia next month. The 31-year-old 6

March 21, 2018 4:31 AM Morris drills game-winner as Celtics stun Thunder

Boston Celtics guard Terry Rozier (12) works the ball against Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) in the second half at TD Garden, Boston March 20, 2018. — Reuters picLOS ANGELES, March 21 — Marcus Morris drained a three-pointer with 1.2 seconds left to lift the Boston Celtics to a 100-99 NBA victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder yesterday 8

March 8, 2018 1:35 AM Tiger inspired by Mickelson, eyes Masters challenge

Tiger Woods will tee off in the PGA Tour's Valspar Championship on Thursday hoping to get more rounds under his belt heading into Augusta in three weeks' time. ― Reuters picMIAMI, March 8 ― Tiger Woods is drawing inspiration from fellow veteran Phil Mickelson's win in Mexico last weekend as he plots the latest stage of his comeback this week ahead of next month's 14

February 21, 2018 9:56 AM Woods, Stricker named vice captains for Ryder Cup

LOS ANGELES: Team captain Jim Furyk on Tuesday named Tiger Woods and Steve Stricker as vice captains for the American Ryder Cup team. Furyk made the announcement at PGA of America headquarters in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. The Ryder Cup will be played Sept 28-30 at Le Golf National outside of Paris, France. The Americans have not won in Europe since 16

February 11, 2018 10:20 AM British PM May to set out ‘Road to Brexit’ in speech

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May will make the speech at a conference in Munich next Saturday. — Reuters picLONDON, Feb 11 — British Prime Minister Theresa May will make two speeches on Brexit in the coming weeks to provide more details setting out the country’s path to leaving the European Union. Britain is hoping to seal a transition deal next month 10

February 10, 2018 12:09 AM First look at ‘Scandal’ and ‘How To Get Away With Murder’ crossover

‘Scandal’, starring Kerry Washington, bows out from US TV April 19 on ABC. — AFP-Relaxnews picLOS ANGELES, Feb 10 — The first meeting between Olivia Pope from Scandal and Annalise Keating, the lawyer and professor from How To Get Away With Murder, will take place March 1 on ABC, in a crossover episode which now has a trailer. Two worlds are set to collide 10

February 9, 2018 7:41 AM Denied US flag with coin toss, Davis snubs opening ceremony

Shani Davis, who has won two Olympic golds and two silvers, became the first black athlete to claim an individual Winter Olympics gold medal in 2006. ― Reuters picPYEONGCHANG, Feb 9 ― American speed skater Shani Davis will not march at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics opening ceremony after losing out on a coin toss to carry his country's flag, a US spokesman 9

February 1, 2018 12:06 AM Southampton dominate but held by fellow strugglers Brighton

Brighton's Glenn Murray scores their first goal from the penalty spot at St Mary’s Stadium, Southampton February 1, 2018. — Reuters picSOUTHAMPTON, Feb 1 — Southampton fans are a restive bunch these days, and the mood at St Mary’s was lifted little by a controlling but ultimately impotent performance at home against Brighton today. That an equaliser 11