Troy Tulowitzki makes progress, still ‘a ways away’ from rejoining Toronto Blue Jays

Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Troy Tulowitzki, who had surgery in April for bone spurs in both feet, was cleared to run on flat ground, manager John Gibbons said Friday. Tulowitzki, a five-time All-Star who hasn’t played since last July 28, met with a foot specialist earlier this week. Gibbons said he’s still “a ways away” from rejoining the Jays but is making progress toward “game activities.” “Good things happen when he’s out there with this team,” Gibbons told reporters Friday. “Hopefully he’s still mobile. We’ll find out.” Source link

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Sock/Kyrgios Lift Lyon Title | ATP World Tour

Nick Kyrgios and Jack Sock clinched their first team title at the Open Parc Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Lyon on Saturday, beating Roman Jebavy and Matwe Middelkoop 7-5, 2-6, 11-9. The Australian-American duo saved one championship point in the 63-minute final, winning three consecutive points from 8/9 in the Match Tie-break to secure victory. Kyrgios and Sock won 65 per cent of first-serve points en route to their 11th win in 13 matches as a pairing. It is Kyrgios’ first ATP World Tour doubles title, while Sock has now lifted 11 trophies from…

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Daniel Ricciardo quickest as Max Verstappen crashes out of final practice

MONTE CARLO, Monaco — Red Bull face a race against time to repair Max Verstappen’s car for qualifying at the Monaco Grand prix after he hit the barriers at the Swimming Pool chicane while attempting to set a new lap record in final practice. Verstappen walked away from the accident unharmed, but teammate Daniel Ricciardo further dented the Dutchman’s pride by beating him to the fastest time of the session by just 0.001s. Verstappen had held the quickest time for much of the session, after setting a new lap record…

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British Cycling and UK Anti Doping join forces in new partnership

Joint project has been met with criticism and comments that regulators can’t “cosy up” with those they must investigate British Cycling (BC) has announced a partnership with UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) in what they call a “fight against doping in the sport.” The partnership comes following damning conclusions in the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee’s report into ‘Combatting Doping in Sport’ – which stated that Team Sky “crossed an ethical line” with the use of corticosteroid. An initiative from the new chairs of BC and UKAD – Frank Slevin and…

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French Open 2018: How many multiple singles champions can you name?

Rafael Nadal beat Stan Wawrinka in straight sets in the 2017 final to win his 10th French Open title 2018 French Open Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 27 May-10 June Coverage: Daily live radio and text commentaries on BBC Radio 5 live and the BBC Sport website Are you a king of clay? As Rafael Nadal seeks a record-extending 11th title at Roland Garros, we wondered how many other multiple French Open singles champions you can name. Tennis players get a two-minute break between sets and so that is how…

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Live Cricket Score: England vs Pakistan, 1st Test, Day 3, Lord’s

PAKISTAN TOUR OF ENGLAND, 2018 Cricbuzz Staff • Last updated on Sat, 26 May, 2018, 05:34 PM Live Score Updates England 184, 37/2 (20.0 Ovs) Malan  0 (4) Pakistan 363 Shadab Khan  2-0-6-1 Day 3: Lunch Break – England trail by 142 runs Mohammad Abbas bagged the key wicket of Alastair Cook early © Getty Day 3, Lunch: Another session of play dominated by Pakistan. England go into Lunch at 37 for 2, still 142 shy of making Pakistan bat again. oe Root has scored an unbeaten 22 but he has a…

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England vs Pakistan Live Score 1st Test Day 3 at Lord’s: England bowl out Pakistan for 363, lead by 179 runs

England vs Pakistan Live Score 1st Test Day 3: England will look to get Pakistan all out in the first session. (Source: Reuters) England might be in a bad position in the match but they are still not completely out of it. They can get two wickets quickly in the first session and then go on to bat for long and set an impossible target for Pakistan to chase. Ben Stokes and James Anderson impressed with their bowling and the two should start off on Day 3 to quickly all…

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Live Report: England v Pakistan – 3rd day

Welcome to our new rolling report. This page will keep you up to date throughout the match, with updates from our team at the ground, stats and graphics, end-of-session reports, and more (if you don’t see the blog immediately, please hit refresh). But don’t worry, you can still follow traditional ball-by-ball commentary as well Source link

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Justin Langer expects Australia to ‘cop it’ on England tour

By: Reuters | Sydney | Published: May 26, 2018 1:38:18 pm Justin Langer has played for Australia for close to 20 years. (Reuters Photo) Australia’s cricket team can expect a verbal barrage from England’s players, fans and media on their tour next month following the ball tampering scandal but new coach Justin Langer has told his side they can negate that if they behave better. Australian cricket was thrown into turmoil in late March after captain Steve Smith, vice-captain David Warner and batsman Cameron Bancroft conspired to illegally rough up…

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Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love exits after head-to-head collision with Boston Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum

CLEVELAND — Kevin Love exited the Cleveland Cavaliers‘ 109-99 win Friday after a head-to-head collision with Boston Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals. The team announced Love would not return during halftime and said the big man was being evaluated for a concussion. Multiple sources with knowledge of Love’s status told ESPN that the next stage of the evaluation process won’t be possible until Love has a night’s rest. “Tomorrow will tell us more,” one source said. LeBron James said he felt some pain…

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