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by / on May 28, 2017 at 12:44 pm / in Point FM Sport, sportsNews

Pirelli committed to F1 under Liberty

MONACO (Reuters) – Pirelli is committed to Formula One but there are no plans to take a stake in the sport following Liberty Media’s takeover, the tire company’s chief executive Marco Tronchetti Provera said on Sunday.

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by / on May 28, 2017 at 12:08 pm / in Point FM Sport, sportsNews

Kvitova completes emotional winning comeback at French Open

PARIS (Reuters) – Petra Kvitova made an emotional and convincing return to competition, showing no ill effects from the stabbing injury to her hand, with a 6-3 6-2 French Open first-round victory against American Julia Boserup on Sunday.

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by / on May 28, 2017 at 10:30 am / in Point FM Sport, sportsNews

Mladenovic among the favorites in Paris, says former coach

PARIS (Reuters) – Kristina Mladenovic’s improved footwork gives her a real chance to become the first Frenchwoman in 17 years to win the singles title at Roland Garros, according to her former coach.

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by / on May 28, 2017 at 10:11 am / in Point FM Sport, sportsNews

Badminton: South Korea stun China to win first Sudirman Cup since 2003

SYDNEY (Reuters) – South Korea stunned China to win the Sudirman Cup on Sunday, coming from 2-1 down to clinch the final 3-2 on Australia’s Gold Coast and end their opponents’ 12-year stranglehold on the biennial mixed team international tournament.

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by / on May 28, 2017 at 9:38 am / in Point FM Sport, sportsNews

French Open gets underway amid tight security on a hot day

PARIS (Reuters) – Roland Garros opened its gates for the main tournament of the French Open amid tight security on a searing hot Sunday with Petra Kvitova set to make her much-awaited return to competition five months after being stabbed during a burgl…

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by / on May 28, 2017 at 3:16 am / in Point FM Sport, sportsNews

Kvitova’s return to provide French Open with early emotions

PARIS (Reuters) – Five months after being stabbed during a burglary, Petra Kvitova will provide the French Open with early chills as she makes her return to competition by opening play at Roland Garros on Sunday.

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by / on May 28, 2017 at 3:14 am / in Point FM Sport, sportsNews

Kerber hoping to avoid early exit at Roland Garros

PARIS (Reuters) – Angelique Kerber could face an embarrassing first-round exit at the French Open if the world number one takes her poor claycourt form into her first round match against Russian Ekaterina Makarova on Sunday.

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by / on May 28, 2017 at 2:32 am / in Point FM Sport, sportsNews

Flawless Feng leads LPGA event by one shot after 54 holes

(The Sports Xchange) – Shanshan Feng of China started the third round three strokes out of the lead and ended Saturday’s round on top by one shot at the LPGA Volvik Championship in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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by / on May 28, 2017 at 1:29 am / in Point FM Sport, sportsNews

Nashville used to opening the show on the road

(Reuters) – The Nashville Predators are on the road again to open the Stanley Cup Final on Monday against the defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins, but they have every reason to feel confident.

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by / on May 27, 2017 at 10:20 pm / in Point FM Sport, sportsNews

Mo Farah runs year’s fastest 5,000 meters in Oregon

EUGENE, Oregon (Reuters) – British double Olympic champion Mo Farah made his last U.S. track race a special one, running the year’s fastest 5,000 metres at the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League meeting on Saturday.

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