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  • England seal stunning win over New Zealand

    England seal stunning win over New Zealand

    AFP News - 4 minutes 48 seconds ago
    England seal stunning win over New Zealand

    England completed a remarkable 124-run victory over New Zealand to win the first Test on the fifth and final day at Lord's on Monday. …

  • Sharapova wins, jeered off court at French Open

    Sharapova wins, jeered off court at French Open

    AFP News - 5 minutes ago
    Sharapova wins, jeered off court at French Open

    Defending women's champion Maria Sharapova reached the French Open second round on Monday but was jeered by fans after she refused to carry out an on-court TV interview. Second-seeded Sharapova defeated experienced Estonian Kaia Kanepi 6-2, 6-4 to set-up a clash against Russian Fed Cup teammate Vitalia Diatchenko. "I totally understand that everyone usually does the interviews and answers a few questions to the crowd," said Sharapova, who was also champion in 2012 and runner-up in 2013. …

  • Nigerian senator-elect to fight US extradition, drug charges

    Nigerian senator-elect to fight US extradition, drug charges

    Associated Press - 6 minutes ago
    Nigerian senator-elect to fight US extradition, drug charges

    LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's federal high court Monday ordered drug agents to release a newly elected senator and suspend its extradition proceedings on 20-year-old drug charges related to the TV hit "Orange is the New Black." …

  • Azarenka wins easily on French Open return

    Azarenka wins easily on French Open return

    AFP News - 8 minutes ago
    Azarenka wins easily on French Open return

    Former world number one Victoria Azarenka marked her return to Roland Garros on Monday by easing past Spain's Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor 6-2, 6-1 in the first round. Azarenka missed last year's clay-court Grand Slam during a season hindered by a foot injury but she is seeded 27 this time around and her class eventually shone through against her tenacious opponent on Court One. The Belarusian needed just one hour and 19 minutes to get the better of the 131st-ranked Torro-Flor, who started well …

  • The Latest: At French Open, sympathy for Federer on security

    The Latest: At French Open, sympathy for Federer on security

    Associated Press - 9 minutes ago
    The Latest: At French Open, sympathy for Federer on security

    PARIS (AP) — 7:15 p.m. …