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2022 French Open men's final odds, predictions: Nadal vs. Ruud picks, best bets from proven tennis expert

2022 French Open men’s final odds, predictions: Nadal vs. Ruud picks, best bets from proven tennis expert

It’s been a grueling road, but Rafael Nadal is back in the final at Roland Garros, and he will face Casper Ruud on Sunday for the 2022 French Open title. Nadal was on the toughest side of the draw, which included Novak Djokovic, Alexander Zverev and Carlos Alcaraz. But the 36-year-old dispatched top-ranked rival Djokovic …

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Iga Swiatek wins French Open, bests Coco Gauff in women's final

Iga Swiatek wins French Open, bests Coco Gauff in women’s final

PARIS — After two weeks of play at Roland Garros, world No. 1 Iga Swiatek and 18-year-old American Coco Gauff met for the title. Swiatek, the 2020 French Open champion, got her consecutive win No. 35, matching the best run this century, a record held by Venus Williams. More importantly, it gave her a second …

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Iga Swiatek v Coco Gauff: French Open 2022 women’s singles final – live!

Swiatek* 6-1 3-2 Gauff Swiatek smells blood now, beginning her service game with a thumping winner, and then another for 30-0. Then a big serve can’t be returned, and then, from mid-court, a crashing forehand winner. Swiatek edges ahead and suddenly has all the momentum. Swiatek 6-1 2-2 Gauff* Thunderstorms in the Parisian skies, and …

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'I was close to death,' says former Liverpool star following Champions League final 'disorganization'

‘I was close to death,’ says former Liverpool star following Champions League final ‘disorganization’

Tens of thousands of fans filtered through Paris towards the Stade de France ready to watch Liverpool and Real Madrid go head-to-head for European club football’s premier prize. But for former Liverpool player Alan Kennedy, the match was marred by a terrifying experience, leaving him fearing there would be “loss of life.” The hugely anticipated …

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French Open: Rafael Nadal, Casper Ruud Into Final On Day Of Injury And Protest Drama | Tennis News

French Open: Rafael Nadal, Casper Ruud Into Final On Day Of Injury And Protest Drama | Tennis News

Rafael Nadal reached his 14th French Open final on Friday when Alexander Zverev was forced to quit their last-four clash after suffering a sickening right ankle injury on a day of drama at Roland Garros. On Sunday, Nadal will play in his 30th Grand Slam final when he tackles Casper Ruud, the first Norwegian man …

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40,000 Fake Tickets at the Champions League Final? It Was Really 2,589.

40,000 Fake Tickets at the Champions League Final? It Was Really 2,589.

One of the main claims pushed by French officials to explain the chaotic crowd scenes that created a dangerous crush of fans outside last weekend’s Champions League final near Paris has been that tens of thousands of people arrived at the match bearing fake tickets. France’s interior minister, Gérald Darmanin, has claimed as many as …

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France blames ticket fraud for Champions League final chaos

France blames ticket fraud for Champions League final chaos

PARIS (AP) — French authorities defended police on Monday for indiscriminately firing tear gas and pepper spray at Liverpool supporters at the Champions League final, while blaming industrial levels of fraud that saw 30,000 to 40,000 people try to enter the Stade de France with fake tickets or none at all. UEFA ordered an independent …

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McDavid, MacKinnon bring star power to Oilers-Avalanche Western Final

McDavid, MacKinnon bring star power to Oilers-Avalanche Western Final

DENVER — Connor McDavid and Nathan MacKinnon weren’t taking the bait. Two of the best players in the NHL are facing each other in the Western Conference Final but when asked about it, neither McDavid of the Edmonton Oilers nor MacKinnon of the Colorado Avalanche were looking at it that way. “They’re a good team …

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