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Sports Ryan Lochte, Kayla Rae Reid welcome baby boy
Author: 0 Ryan Lochte, Kayla Rae Reid welcome baby boy

Lochte and Reed, a model for Playboy , have been engaged since October. When asked if that meant he had considered suicide, Lochte nodded his head slowly, according to ESPN, and replied: 'I was about to hang up my entire life '. "Best news I've ever received", Lochte Instagrammed at the time. Some know Ryan Lochte as a decorated Olympian, others know him as the poster child for dumb Americans, but to his son, Caiden Zane Lochte , he'll just be dad.

Author: 0 Tearful Muguruza hits out at crowd's 'lack of respect'

Wozniacki next faces teenage Latvian Jelena Ostapenko , who knocked out Stosur 2-6 6-2 6-4 to reach her first quarter-final. While the defending French Open champion isn't a stranger to tough losses, this one was especially taxing as the French crowd was overwhelmingly against her.

Sports Rafael Nadal motors into French Open quarters, Caroline Wozniacki ousts ex-champ
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal motors into French Open quarters, Caroline Wozniacki ousts ex-champ

He is now in a record-equalling 11th quarter-final at Roland Garros and 31st at all the majors. Djokovic also became an 11-time quarter-finalist as he sauntered past Spain's Albert Ramos-Vinolas 7-6 (7/5), 6-1, 6-3. Second seed Karolina Pliskova advanced to round four with a 7-5, 6-1 victory over Germany's Carina Witthoeft. - Fifth seed Elina Svitolina took the opening set 6-3 against third-seeded Romanian Simona Halep in the quarter-final.

Sports Ospreys to face Saracens in Champions Cup draw
Author: 0 Ospreys to face Saracens in Champions Cup draw

They will face Montpellier, Glasgow Warriors and three-time winners Leinster in Pool 3 . In the Challenge Cup , Connacht have been drawn alongside Donncha O'Callaghan's Worcester Warriors, Brive and Oyonnax. Pool 2: Clermont Auvergne, Saracens, Ospreys, Northampton Saints. Scarlets will face Toulon, Bath and Benetton in Pool 5 . Pool 4: Munster, Racing 92, Leicester Tigers, Castres.

Author: 0 Warriors top Cavs to come within striking distance of NBA title

Should the Warriors win Game 4, they will become the first team to go 16-0 in the history of the NBA Playoffs. For inspiration, they merely need to look at the mirror, for previous year they became the first team to clinch the title after a 3-1 deficit.

Author: 0 Lethal Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 finals lead

The Warriors have put up big first-quarter scoring numbers so far in the NBA Finals . James had 39 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists, but his attempt at a tying 3-pointer was blocked by Andre Iguodala and James stepped out of bounds after recovering it, slamming the ball to the court in frustration.

Author: 0 No changes in starters or tempo as Cavaliers seek win

LeBron James had 39 points, 11 rebounds, and nine assists in Game 3 as the NBA Finals returned to Cleveland with the Cavs down 2-0 to the Warriors . "I didn't. Mark Jackson did, honestly", Kerr said. "I can't be disappointed with the effort and how we played, but they made the plays down the stretch that we didn't execute defensively or offensively, and they took advantage of it".

Author: 0 Scooter ends HR spree, but Reds rally to beat Cardinals 6-4

St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Carpenter is congratulated on a solo home run off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo during the third inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, June 7, 2017 , in Cincinnati . In the past, players have ranged from Josh Hamilton to Gil Hodges to Lou Gehrig , all being a part of an exclusive group of players that have hit four home runs in a game.

Author: 0 Warriors rally past Cavs, go up 3-0 in NBA Finals

Trailing for much of the second half, the Warriors clawed back in the fourth quarter and beat the Cavaliers 118-113, bumping them up 3-0 in these NBA Finals, pushing them to 15-0 in these playoffs and planting them on the doorstep of unprecedented playoff perfection.

Author: 0 Durant's shot sends ideal Warriors over Cavs in Finals

Expect the Golden State Warriors to win the series and take home the trophy, but not in a sweep, and arguments about best team ever will be forever. As the Cleveland Cavaliers look to avoid falling into a 3-0 series hole against the Golden State Warriors in the 2017 NBA Finals , they have plenty of time to prepare.

Author: 0 Liverpool Apologize, Drop Virgil Van Dijk Interest

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp had made signing the Netherlands global a top priority. Liverpool had been expecting to pay in excess of £50milllion - a world-record fee for a defender - and were understood to be willing to make Van Dijk the highest-paid player at the club.

Sports Ostapenko into French Open semifinals
Author: 0 Ostapenko into French Open semifinals

Both had to endure winds whipping up dust in their eyes during their respective ties. Maybe her game suits these kind of conditions better, so at times when I wanted to be more aggressive, I did too many errors . Mentally, out on the court she is such a great fighter and is really hard-hitting. Caroline Wozniacki was a former world No1, twice a runner-up at the United States open, but playing her first French Open quarter-final since she was a teenager in 2010.

Author: 0 Whataburger trolls Cavaliers after devastating Game 3 loss

Golden State leads the series, 2-0. Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green hailed Kevin Durant and said he preferred his team-mate over Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James . "We just want 16 wins, it doesn't matter how we get there, but now we're in this situation, why not take care of business?" "Even when you're playing well, you got to play like A-plus plus because they're going to make runs, they're going to make shots and they got guys who are going to make plays".

Author: 0 LeBron James, Kevin Durant recorded hip-hop track together

The Cavaliers aren't slowing down. Third quarters were not kind to the Cavaliers in the latter stages of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Celtics and first two games of the 2017 NBA Finals against the Warriors , but the opposite was true in Game 3.

Author: 0 Monaco win ends Ferrari's dry spell

Sebastian Vettel ended Ferrari's 16-year wait for a Monaco Grand Prix victory and extended his championship lead in the process with a commanding drive. We've never had two drivers consistent over a whole weekend'. "Of course I can't afford another weekend like this, at the going rate with the Ferraris quick", he said.

Author: 0 Karolina Pliskova, Simona Halep reach 2017 French Open semifinals

After her stunning turnaround, Halep said: "It will be very different against Pliskova , a very different match than today, it's going to come like the ball machine". But that would be to discount the threat of fearless Latvian youngster Jelena Ostapenko and Swiss 30th seed Timea Bacsinszky , who are first on Philippe Chatrier Court.

Sports Title-chasing Thiem gears up for tough Nadal test
Author: 0 Title-chasing Thiem gears up for tough Nadal test

The Serbian virtually gave up in the third set in what was a shocking end to his title defence. The third-seeded Halep, who trailed 5-0 in the first set, was down 5-1 in the second. It was Thiem's first win over the Serb in six meetings . He's just too flawless right now, and I'm not sure anybody can beat him in his current form.

Author: 0 Murray Beats Del Potro, into Fourth Round

The No. 1-seeded Murray, a three-time major champion and last year's runner-up at Roland Garros, and No. 3 Wawrinka, whose own trio of Grand Slam trophies includes the 2015 French Open , moved into the quarters with ho-hum, straight-set victories Monday.

Sports Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops will retire after 18 seasons
Author: 0 Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops will retire after 18 seasons

Riley, who has been with Oklahoma for two seasons and played college ball in Texas, is a ideal fit to continue the Sooners' epic recruiting history. "Wish it could have been a little bigger, but happy it was a successful year", Mayfield said. "So, I'll wait for things to die down and I'll reach out then".

Author: 0 Golden State Warriors take 3-0 Finals lead against Cleveland Cavaliers

And then in the waning moments, Andre Iguodala blocked James' shot attempt and came up with the ball. They muscled into the paint for tough shots. But protecting the lead meant leaving Irving on the floor for the entire second half and James for all but a few seconds of it, and on the other bench Steve Kerr kept reminding his deeper Warriors that the Cavaliers were going to get exhausted.

Sports Pakistan match same as any other game, says Kohli
Author: 0 Pakistan match same as any other game, says Kohli

Defending champion Team India on Thursday arrived in London to participate in highly completive Champions Trophy 2017. "I am very excited to be playing as captain in my first major ICC competition", smiled Kohli. Commenting on his team's approach going in to the tournament, the Delhi batsman said: "The last Champions Trophy helped us find the opening pair of Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan".

Author: 0 Iran attacks: 'IS' hits parliament and Khomeini mausoleum

At least 13 people were killed and about 46 injured in the attacks on the mausoleum of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini and the Parliament (Majlis) building. A gardener was killed and several others were injured when one exploded a suicide vest. Nelly Lahoud, an expert on extremism at the International Institute for Strategic Studies in Bahrain, said IS leaders may be looking to rally supporters through the attacks in Iran as they lose ground in Syria and Iraq.

Author: 0 Nadal into 10th French Open semi-final

He handled No. 19 Albert Ramos-Vinolas in three sets, 7 (7)-6 (5), 6-1, 6-3. The Romanian wasted four set points but evened the match on her next opportunity in the tiebreaker after saving a match point. A year ago, Djokovic became the first man in almost a half-century to claim a fourth consecutive major championship and completed a career Grand Slam at Roland Garros .

Sports Ravindra Jadeja becomes proud father of a baby girl
Author: 0 Ravindra Jadeja becomes proud father of a baby girl

Jadeja put national duty first as he considered being part of the team necessary and 'more important. Notably, Jadeja had tied knot with Rivaba Solanki in April previous year. Beating Sri Lanka will increase India's chances to make it to the semi-finals in the eight-nation tournament. India will be playing Sri Lanka on June 8, 3:00 pm (IST) at the Oval in what will be their second game of the tournament and winning this match will push them into the knock-out stages of the league.

Author: 0 Donnarumma offered to Man Utd and Real Madrid

Manchester United have begun to make preparations for the possibility that number one goalkeeper David De Gea leaves the club this summer, with a shortlist of replacements drawn up at Old Trafford. "Hopefully not [he will not leave] because he is a great player and I love him very much", he added. Alvaro Morata and James Rodriguez face uncertain futures at Real Madrid .

Author: 0 Unseeded Latvian teen shocks with French Open semis spot

Wozniacki was magnanimous in defeat after her wait for an elusive first major title continued, losing a match which finished nearly six hours after they first stepped onto the court following two delays due to the weather. Always rigidly upright, with a clenched right fist to celebrate a point won, and a long, blonde, plaited ponytail swinging down her back, there are many similarities between Mladenovic and Pierce, the last homegrown champion.

Sports Chelsea star hints at a move
Author: 0 Chelsea star hints at a move

Click on this link if you want to WIN a Real Madrid and Nivea Men hamper. But that doesn't mean it'll be the same in the next five years. " It would be great to win the Champions League ", he stated. But it's not something I'm thinking about right now. "He will recover in about three months". To further complicate matters, he picked up an ankle injury while training while on global duty with Belgium and is now said to be in London , preparing for a surgery.

Sports WhatsApp's upcoming feature could allow you to delete sent messages
Author: 0 WhatsApp's upcoming feature could allow you to delete sent messages

Users will be able to edit only recent messages and not the old ones. These features are exclusively available for iOS version of WhatsApp only and are already available on App Store for download. With the new easy reply option for WhatsApp, iPhone users can now reply to their chats by swiping right on the texts they want to answer. This will be a useful feature especially for group chats where lots of questions get embedded into one another.

Author: 0 Warriors top Cavaliers to move one win from perfection

Whether it's a league-wide mandate, a Green-specific order or mere happenstance, officials aren't so quick to call technicals during these playoffs - and thank heaven for that. Some people may argue their greatness, but James won't. Then back to the right, and again to the left, finally dribbling around James with the left hand and scoring over Love.

Sports Reds' Scooter Gennett Homers 3 Times, Drives In 8 Runs
Author: 0 Reds' Scooter Gennett Homers 3 Times, Drives In 8 Runs

Baseball's an awesome game". "For a guy like me to do that is insane - a little short of a miracle". I can't put words on it. When former Cincinnati All-Star second baseman Brandon Phillips, now with the Atlanta Braves, learned that the Reds had given his jersey number to an unheralded utility infielder named Scooter Gennett , he groused "I still can't believe that...someone is wearing my number".

Author: 0 England ease past New Zealand and into semi-finals

The result ensures England progress to the last four and means they can afford to lose their final Group A encounter with arch-rivals Australia at Edgbaston in Birmingham on Saturday (June 10). Mark Wood broke the partnership as he had Williamson caught by Buttler. Meanwhile, leg-spinner Adil Rashid justified his recall in place of injured all-rounder Chris Woakes with a 10-over return of two for 47.

Author: 0 Virat Kohli sole Indian in Forbes list of highest paid athletes

He picked up $22 million, with $18.5 million in earnings and $3.5 million in endorsements. India's cricket star Virat Kohli has been listed at 89th rank of World's Highest Paid Athletes for 2017, making him share the fame with big tennis players and football players like Messi and Roger Federer .

Sports Djokovic drops 1st 2 sets against Thiem in Paris
Author: 0 Djokovic drops 1st 2 sets against Thiem in Paris

Djokovic, whose struggles with form since a third-round exit at last year's Wimbledon have been well documented, had made a steady start at Roland Garros this year with Andre Agassi in his box for the first time . "It is a big challenge and I'm up for it". On resumption of play Wednesday morning following a rain delay, the world no 2 was unable to cope with the power of Thiem, who hit 38 winners in contrast to Djokovic's 18.

Sports Tiger Woods arrested: Found slumped at wheel unable to touch own nose
Author: 0 Tiger Woods arrested: Found slumped at wheel unable to touch own nose

EDT (an hour earlier than police said on Monday), according to the affidavit . The document CNN cited also said that Woods told police he "takes several prescriptions". A local police chief told the Associated Press that an officer found Woods lying on the ground at the accident scene with his then-wife, Elin Nordegren hovering over him.

Author: 0 Three reasons Chelsea target Bonucci would be the signing of the summer

This is the latest in a long line of bust-ups between the pair. The Juve boss, who has agreed a two-year contract extension, has supposedly demanded Bonucci is sold. And The Sun claim the Blues are prepared to bring Juve to the negotiating table by offering £48million plus Matic in order to land Bonucci. Bakayoko, 22, was outstanding for the French champions last season and would be an excellent addition to the squad of the reigning Premier League champions.

Sports Djokovic, Nadal on course for French Open semi-final collision
Author: 0 Djokovic, Nadal on course for French Open semi-final collision

Austria's Dominic Thiem clenches his fist as he plays Serbia's Novak Djokovic during their quarterfinal match the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Wednesday, June 7, 2017 in Paris . The year before that, she lost in the first round of French Open qualifying. His defeat to Thiem , who he defeated in Rome for the loss of one game as well as the semi-finals in Paris a year ago, was his first in six meetings with the young Austrian.

Sports Rafael Nadal into semifinals as Pablo Carreno Busta retires
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal into semifinals as Pablo Carreno Busta retires

Spain's Rafael Nadal, right, hugs his opponent and compatriot Pablo Carreno Busta who withdrew with an injury from their quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris , France. "It's hard to comment (on) the third set". Roger Federer misses out injured, but Rafa Nadal, Andy Murray and defending champ Stan Wawrinka are all here.

Author: 0 Steve Kerr says Kevin Durant 'knows this is his moment'

Kevin Durant scored seven of those points, including the go-ahead trey to give the Warriors the lead for good. The Golden State Warriors won 118-113, and now stand one win away from their second National Basketball Association championship in three years.

Sports Sunday afternoon Orioles game thread: vs. Red Sox, 1:35
Author: 0 Sunday afternoon Orioles game thread: vs. Red Sox, 1:35

There were just four occasions during his first season with the Red Sox that matched what Price managed this time around, giving up one or fewer earned runs while going as many as seven innings. The left-hander, who allowed two runs on three hits in eight innings May 2, gave up three runs on six hits in six innings. Chris Davis drove in two runs with an opposite-field single to left and scored on a double by Jonathan Schoop , the first of his three hits.

Author: 0 French Open 2017: Djokovic considers break from tennis after shock exit

Djokovic entered the day having won all five previous matches - and 11 of 12 sets - against Thiem, including in the French Open semi-finals a year ago. This is a whole new situation I'm facing. That was certainly true after the first set as Djokovic, whose new coach Andre Agassi had already flown home, appeared lost and listless, misfiring a succession of lame backhands.

Sports Thiem tames Djokovic to reach French Open semis
Author: 0 Thiem tames Djokovic to reach French Open semis

Plus, Djokovic had appeared in a record six consecutive semi-finals in Paris . Rafael Nadal wants tennis players to be given more time between points after he was punished for his tardiness at the French Open . American Williams, the 2002 champion, was beaten 5-7 6-2 6-1 by Swiss 30th seed Timea Bacsinszky . A resigned Novak Djokovic was at a loss to explain the shocking ending to his French Open title defence.

Sports Tyronn Lue: No Lineup Change in Game 3
Author: 0 Tyronn Lue: No Lineup Change in Game 3

Lue sounds very comfortable staying with the same lineup, the same rotations that didn't work in Games 1 and 2 and rolling the dice a third time with them. So Kyrie was playing well, the game was on the line, so I chose to stick with those guys, being at home, down 0-2. Some would argue that the Warriors are just too good, or that the Cavs' role players need to step up and be more productive.

Author: 0 Ronaldo stays atop Forbes list of richest athletes

Topping the list is Cristiano Ronaldo, who has been named as the world's highest-paid athlete . Another option could be Manchester United , his former club, after failing to sign Antoine Griezmann, who will remain one more year at Atlético Madrid .

Sports India Vs Pakistan: How poor English haunted Pakistani cricketers
Author: 0 India Vs Pakistan: How poor English haunted Pakistani cricketers

When it comes to India-Pakistan cricket match, it is not a match it is a war. However, Yuvraj's experience and his shot selection helped India score big. And we came back in, and so as a player who likes to play the long innings, till the end and usually plays like that for the team, it becomes very hard to find momentum every time you come back and all you gotta do is play yourself in again.

Author: 0 Baltimore Orioles blast four homers, take opener from Boston Red Sox

Rodriguez chalked up his struggles to simply missing with his location, which the Orioles' powerful lineup can make you pay for in a hurry. He took a loss against the Orioles on May 1 despite give up just two runs in six innings. Baltimore improved to 18-8 at Camden Yards - the best home mark in the American League. Red Sox: Mired in an 0-for-12 skid, rookie OF Andrew Benintendi did not start.

Sports Polls open in Britain's general election
Author: 0 Polls open in Britain's general election

May has run under the slogan of "Strong and Steady Leadership", putting Brexit negotiations at the center of her campaign. Things haven't gone according to plan. ANDY O'BRIEN: Theresa May , you know, she's been pretty bad in the - you know, in the interviews here, and Jeremy's gotten better. The vote was supposed to be dominated by Britain's pending departure from the European Union , but voters are anxiously aware of the threat the country faces from global terrorism following attacks ...

Author: 0 Nebraska State Soccer Association apologizes to girl

A separate form accurately listed her as a girl, he said , but the uncertainty was enough for someone to complain Cachorros had a boy on their roster. Mili said she felt she was treated unfairly. She said: "There's other tournaments that I can play in". The team made it to the finals of a tournament this past weekend in nearby Springfield.

Sports British and Irish Lions bring in big guns to face Crusaders
Author: 0 British and Irish Lions bring in big guns to face Crusaders

When quizzed about whether the make-up of this team was an indicator of the likely Test side, Gatland revealed he had challenged one of his coaches today to write down his Test XV - and that he had been unable to. Nevertheless, Gatland felt the Tana Umaga-coached side and the world champions would be fairly similar - a notion that received short shrift from Hansen, who said with tongue in cheek that he thought Gatland was joking.