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Tennis: Djokovic battles through to 6th Cincinnati final

Novak Djokovic serves against Marin Cilic in the Western and Southern tennis open at Lindner Family Tennis Center. Aaron Doster, USA TODAY Sports/Reuters Novak Djokovic qualified for his sixth Cincinnati Masters final when he edged out Marin Cilic, 6-4 3-6 ...

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Tennis: Federer to meet Djokovic in Cincinnati final

Roger Federer returns a shot against David Goffin in the Western and Southern tennis open at Lindner Family Tennis Center. Aaron Doster, USA TODAY Sports/Reuters Novak Djokovic overcame a battling Marin Cilic, 6-4 3-6 6-3, to reach his sixth Cincinnati ...

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Halep, Stephens into Montreal final

Sloane Stephens of the United States hits a forehand against Elina Svitolina of Ukraine (not pictured) in the Rogers Cup tennis tournament at Stade IGA. Eric Bolte, USA TODAY Sports/Reuters MONTREAL — Sloane Stephens sent defending champion Elina Svitolina crashing ...

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Asian Games: Final Gilas roster leaves spot for Clarkson pending approval

Christian Standhardinger and Gilas Pilipinas veteran Gabe Norwood made it to the final 12-man roster of the men's national basketball team that will play in next week's Asian Games in Indonesia. The rest of the team includes Maverick Ahanmisi, Raymond ...

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Australia advances to Fiba Asia U18 final; Philippines plays China for bronze

Kai Sotto vs Australian defenders. Photo from fiba.basketball Australia took the fight out of the Philippines in the second period before racing to a 77-43 victory in the semifinals of the Fiba Asia U18 tournament Friday in Thailand. Australia scored ...

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PBA finals: Balkman upset after 'wild' final three minutes of Game 5

San Miguel import Renaldo Balkman pleads his case to a referee. Richard Esguerra, ABS-CBN Sports MANILA, Philippines — San Miguel import Renaldo Balkman let the expletives loose after they came out on the short end of a thrilling Game 5 ...

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Defending champion Zverev beat Tsitsipas to return to final

Germany's Alexander Zverev reacts during his third round match against Latvia's Ernests Gulbis. File photo. Peter Nicholls, Reuters Champion Alexander Zverev cruised into the final of the Citi Open with a 6-2 6-4 victory over Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas in Washington ...

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In final season for FEU, Malabanan wants to be a well-rounded player

FEU's Jerrili Malabanan (15) tests the defense of San Beda. Arvin Lim, ABS-CBN Sports MANILA, Philippines – Not generally known for her defense, Far Eastern University (FEU) veteran Jerrili Malabanan is looking to shore up her skills on that end ...

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Pride and tears for Croatians after World Cup final loss

Croatia's fans watch the broadcast of the match at Zagreb's main square. Antonio Bronic, Reuters MOSCOW/ZAGREB — After watching their soccer team lose, 4-2, to France in the World Cup final in Moscow on Sunday, some Croatians wept with sadness ...

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Tennis: Serena into 10th Wimbledon final

Serena Williams of the U.S. in action during her semi final match against Germany's Julia Goerges. Jonathan Brady/pool via Reuters LONDON – Serena Williams demonstrated that having a baby had not robbed her of any of her phenomenal tennis skills ...

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