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Warriors favored over LeBron and Cavaliers in the Finals

(The Sports Xchange) - LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers open their title defense as underdogs against the Golden State Warriors as the NBA Finals get underway next week.

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Young gun Fitzpatrick waiting for upturn in form

VIRGINIA WATER, England Matt Fitzpatrick is not one to panic and his inability so far this year to replicate the 2016 form that validated his reputation as one of the hottest young players in golf has yet to unduly trouble him.

10:04am EDT

Claycourt king Nadal favorite to regain Paris throne

For the first time in three years, Rafael Nadal will bounce through the Roland Garros gates at the peak of his powers and favorite to take his collection of French Open titles to 10.

May 26 2017

Kvitova return adds sparkle to tough-to-call French Open

PARIS The comeback of Petra Kvitova will sprinkle some much needed stardust on this year's French Open women's singles, with the absence of household names Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams making the draw the toughest to call in years.

May 26 2017

Button set to start Monaco GP from last place

MONACO Jenson Button is set to start Sunday's showcase Monaco Grand Prix from last place after McLaren's engine partners Honda detected a power unit problem that will incur a 15-place grid penalty.

6:16am EDT

Bertens cruises to second consecutive Nuremberg title

NUREMBERG, Germany Title holder Kiki Bertens swept aside Czech qualifier Barbora Krejcikova 6-2 6-1 on Saturday to win her second consecutive Nuremberg Cup in a successful dress rehearsal for the French Open starting on Sunday.

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