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Eiffel Tower closed as climber attempts to scale iconic monument

Wed, May. 22, 2019

A man who climbed the Eiffel Tower and sparked an evacuation of the iconic Paris landmark on Monday afternoon has been caught by police.

Nadal can't wait to return to new-look Roland Garros

Tue, May. 21, 2019

"I am going to be there with time enough, as always," said 32-year-old Nadal, who wants to capture a 12th trophy in Paris.

Upset as Alonso fails to qualify for Indy 500

Tue, May. 21, 2019

The 37-year-old Spaniard was eliminated by young US driver Kyle Kaiser on the final run of the rain-delayed "Last Row Shootout" qualifying session.

Zidane the boss as Bale set for final game at Real Madrid

Sun, May. 19, 2019

Zinedine Zidane hinted on Saturday that Gareth Bale could make his last appearance for Real Madrid on Sunday after saying he would make changes this summer ahead of the final match of their miserable La Liga season.

Griezmann whistled as Atletico come back to draw with Levante

Sun, May. 19, 2019

Antoine Griezmann was jeered during his last game for Atletico Madrid and Rodrigo might have scored his final goal for the club as they came from behind to draw 2-2 against Levante in La Liga on Saturday.

Breazeale heavier for Wilder showdown

Sat, May. 18, 2019

Heavyweight challenger Dominic Breazeale will carry a sizeable weight advantage into his grudge match with WBC champion Deontay Wilder at Brooklyn's Barclays Center on Saturday.

Bucks rout Raptors to take 2-0 NBA Eastern Conference finals lead

Sat, May. 18, 2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 30 points and grabbed 17 rebounds to lead the Milwaukee Bucks to a convincing 125-103 victory over the Toronto Raptors Friday for a 2-0 lead in the NBA Eastern Conference finals.

Djokovic survives scare, Nadal coasts into Rome semi-finals

Sat, May. 18, 2019

World number one Novak Djokovic saved two match points against former US Open champion Juan Martin Del Potro to advance to the semi-finals of the Italian Open in a three-set Roman thriller on Friday as defending champion Rafael Nadal swept through without