Reuters Sports News Summary

Reuters Sports News Summary


Reuters Sports News Summary    Following is a summary of current sports news briefs  MLB roundup: Cards edge Cubs in 10  Matt Carpenter hit a game-ending, bases-loaded single in the 10th inning to send the host St Louis Cardinals to a 2-1 victory against the Chicago Cubs on Friday night. Carpenter sent a fly ball the opposite way to a largely vacant left field, as the Cubs had loaded four defenders on the right side of the infield The hit off Steve Cishek scored Kolten Wong, who had doubled into the right field corner with one out, and secured the Cardinals’ first walk-off victory of the season  Naomi Osaka’s unbeaten Grand Slam run ended by Siniakova  Naomi Osaka’s 16-match winning streak in Grand Slam tournaments came to an end in straight sets at the hands of Katerina Siniakova in the third round of the French Open on Saturday The top-seeded Osaka was beaten by Czech Siniakova, the world´s top-ranked doubles player, 6-4 6-2 on a hot day at the Court Suzanne-Lenglen at Roland Garros  NBA notebook: Kerr says Durant could return for Game 3  Golden State forward Andre Iguodala is expected to play Sunday, despite being hobbled at the end of Game 1 of the NBA Finals, but teammate Kevin Durant won’t Coach Steve Kerr updated the state of the Warriors’ health Friday, saying Iguodala should play in Game 2 while Durant may return for Game 3 on Wednesday when the series shifts to Oakland, Calif The Toronto Raptors won Game 1 on Thursday night 118-109 to take a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven series  NFL notebook: DT McCoy reportedly to pick from 3 teams  After finishing his latest free-agent visit with Carolina on Friday, six-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy will reportedly decide on his 2019 team among three final suitors: the Panthers, the Baltimore Ravens and the Cleveland Browns NFL Network insider Ian Rapoport reported Friday that the former Tampa Bay Buccaneers star will mull over his final three options this weekend  Tennis: Zverev reaches fourth round after another five-set marathon  It took Alexander Zverev all five sets again as he reached the fourth round of the French Open with a 6-4 6-2 4-6 1-6 6-2 victory over Serbian Dusan Lajovic on Saturday The German fifth seed, who fought his way through a five-set thriller in the opening round, threw away a two-set lead against the 30th seed on Court Simonne Mathieu before setting up a meeting with Fabio Fognini  Soccer: Former Arsenal and Sevilla player Reyes dies in car accident  Former Sevilla and Arsenal winger Jose Antonio Reyes has died in a traffic accident, aged 35, several of his former clubs said on Saturday “We couldn’t be announcing any worse news. Our beloved former youth player Jose Antonio Reyes has died in a traffic accident Rest in peace,” said a statement on Sevilla’s official Twitter account.  Djokovic saunters into French Open fourth round  Top seed Novak Djokovic barely broke sweat as he coasted through the French Open third round 6-3 6-3 6-2 against Italian qualifier Salvatore Caruso Djokovic has never lost a Grand Slam match to a player ranked as low as Caruso, and never showed any sign of doing so on Saturday, breezing to a two match-point advantage in little over two hours He only needed one of those to put Caruso, ranked 147 in the world, out his misery  Boutier one shot behind U.S. Women’s Open halfway leader Higa  Celine Boutier of France birdied her final hole to move within one stroke of Japanese leader Mamiko Higa after the second round at the U S. Women’s Open in Charleston, South Carolina, on Saturday morning. Boutier, among 45 players who had to return at the crack of dawn to complete the round following a Friday weather delay, made her early wake-up call worthwhile with a birdie at the par-five 18th  Raptors braced for big response from Warriors in NBA Finals  The Toronto Raptors scored an impressive win over the two-times defending champion Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals opener and are now preparing for what could be a mighty response Golden State’s bid for a fourth title in five years did not get off to the start they had hoped and while Toronto may feel good about their chances in the best-of-seven series they know they have plenty to improve on to clinch a maiden championship  French Open bids adieu to much-loved ‘Bullring’  Few showcourts draw crowds as close to the thunderous power of modern-day tennis as Roland Garros’ ‘Bullring’, a brutalist-but-adored concrete arena that on Saturday is due to host its final singles match before being razed Inside this gladiatorial arena, legends have been born, top-seeds undone – and even shorts pulled down Share or comment on this article: Reuters Sports News Summary e-mail Sorry we are not currently accepting comments on this article

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