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Diamond League: Abderrahman Samba and Caster Semenya set fast times in Paris

Abderrahman Samba became only the second man in history to run under 47 seconds in the 400m hurdles with victory in the Diamond League in Paris. Samba, 22, who represents Qatar, won in 46.98. Only American Kevin Young has run ...

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GB's Watson eases into second round in Paris

French Open 2018 Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 27 May-10 June Coverage: Daily live radio and text commentaries on BBC Radio 5 live, the BBC Sport website and app. Heather Watson reached the French Open second round for the sixth ...

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Williams to face Pliskova in Paris; Nadal drawn against Dolgopolov

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 Three-time champion Serena Williams will play Czech Kristyna Pliskova in the first ...

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French Open 2018: First open winner Nancy Richey on prize money & Paris riots 50 years ago

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 When Nancy Richey won the 1968 French Open, she never got the ...

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Paris St-Germain win French Cup to complete treble

Paris St-Germain sealed another domestic treble, but were made to work hard by third division Les Herbiers for victory in the French Cup final. The underdogs started – and ended – strongly, but the French champions were ultimately too good ...

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Neymar scores as Paris St-Germain reach French League Cup semi-finals

Neymar scored a penalty as Paris St-Germain beat Amiens 2-0 to reach the French League Cup semi-finals. The Brazilian has now scored on his PSG debut in all four competitions – Ligue 1, the Champions League, the French Cup and ...

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Sock wins Paris Masters to qualify for ATP Tour Finals

World number 22 Jack Sock beat qualifier Filip Krajinovic to win his first Masters 1000 title in Paris and qualify for the ATP Tour Finals. The 25-year-old American came from a set down to beat the Serb, 77th in the ...

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Qualifier Krajinovic stuns Isner to reach Paris final

Qualifier Filip Krajinovic stunned world number 14 John Isner to reach Sunday’s final of the Paris Masters. Serb Krajinovic, playing in his first semi-final of the season, beat Isner 6-4 6-7 (2-7) 7-6 (7-5) to ensure the American cannot qualify ...

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Nadal withdraws from Paris Masters, Del Potro fails to qualify for London

World number one Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the Paris Masters with a knee injury. The Spaniard was due to face Serb Filip Krajinovic in the quarter-finals on Friday, but pulled out with a right knee problem before the match. ...

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Paris Masters: Rafael Nadal moves into quarter-finals

Rafael Nadal moved into the Paris Masters quarter-finals by beating Uruguay’s world number 36 Pablo Cuevas. Spaniard Nadal, 31, beat his 31-year-old opponent 6-3 6-7 (5-7) 6-3 and faces Serbian qualifier Filip Krajinovic, 25, in the last eight. Nadal’s second-round ...

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