The Frenchman put up a blistering top lap of 1:09.4396 just a month after launching his series debut, edging out two-time NTT Indycar Series Champion Josef Newgarden by more than a tenth of a second in a dazzling effort for Dale Coyne Racing. "When I saw the (first qualifying) group I was in, I was like, ‘Oh, dear, if we can get out of the first group, we’re going to be OK,’ and we did," said Grosjean, a veteran of 179 Formula One races.
Nadal, 34, beat the Serb 7-5 1-6 6-3 to claim a record-extending 10th ATP Masters 1000 title in Rome and felt his game improved through the week. Nadal, who suffered quarter-final exits at Masters 1000 events in Monte-Carlo and Madrid, said he would rest for a couple of days back home before heading to Paris for his title defence.
Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors) with a deep 3 vs the Memphis Grizzlies, 05/16/2021
Each week during the 2020-21 NBA season, we will take a deeper dive into three of the league’s biggest storylines in an attempt to determine whether the trends are based more in fact or fiction moving forward.
TURIN, Italy (Reuters) -A hat-trick from Ante Rebic helped AC Milan thrash struggling Torino 7-0 in Serie A on Wednesday to move a step closer to securing a return to the Champions League next season. Milan have not played in Europe's premier competition since 2014, but a comprehensive victory in Turin kept them third in the standings, three points clear of Juventus in fifth with two games to play. Full back Theo Hernandez scored early on with a thunderous strike, before Franck Kessie's penalty gave Milan a two-goal lead at the interval.
Conor McGregor reportedly made $180 million over the last 12 months, mostly due to selling his whiskey business.
Even if they land in the play-in tournament, you know Lakers fans are going to eat this news up.
Chris Webber, Paul Pierce, Chris Bosh and Ben Wallace were among those announced on Sunday as members of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame's Class of 2021. Also Bill Russell, Rick Adelman and Jay Wright were elected as coaches, Yolanda Griffith and Lauren Jackson were selected as WNBA representatives and Chicago Bulls great Toni Kukoc was an International Committee selection.
Now they head into June's Copa America in Colombia and Argentina sitting 30th in the FIFA world rankings, ahead of fellow South Americans Paraguay (35), Ecuador (53) and Bolivia (81). * Known as "La Vinotinto" (The Red Wine), thanks to the colour of their shirts, Venezuela are the only South American team to have never qualified for a World Cup.
Eagles agree to deal with former Washington DE Ryan Kerrigan
Joe Burrow could be a fine addition to your fantasy football team this season.
The Serbian, who will turn 34 this week, came back from a set and a break down to beat world number five Stefanos Tsitsipas in his rain-hit quarter-final on Saturday before returning to court later in the day to overcome Lorenzo Sonego. But he fell 7-5 1-6 6-3 to his great rival Nadal on Sunday. "I was happy to play him because of the fine-tuning for Roland Garros ... That doesn't get bigger of a challenge on clay than playing Rafa in finals," Djokovic told reporters, adding that he was very pleased with the fight he showed.
The play-in tournament is set to start Tuesday night with four Eastern Conference teams squaring off.
With an NBA playoff play-in game looming against the Warriors, the Lakers' LeBron James argued that Steph Curry is the league's MVP this season.
The Basketball Hall of Fame got a lot more green this weekend, and Celtics president basketball operations Danny Ainge couldn't help but celebrate.
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Steph Curry scored 16 points in the fourth quarter Sunday to make sure the Warriors would secure the 8th seed in the play-in.
Packers coach Matt LaFleur talks about seeing first-round pick Eric Stokes and third-round pick Amari Rodgers during rookie minicamp.
After 10 seasons with Washington, Kerrigan say goodbye to the fan base in an Instagram post.
Someone played a cruel hoax on ex-Austin Peay DB Juantarius Bryant