SPORT

2008-05-06 23:21:00

Serena Williams eases into Berlin third round06.05.2008, 18:00:02BERLIN (Reuters) - Fifth seed Serena Williams brushed aside Francesca Schiavone 6-2 6-3 in the second round of the German Open on Tuesday. Paul leads Hornets past Spurs again06.05.2008, 08:31:59NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New Orleans Hornets dominated the defending NBA champion San Antonio Spurs for the second straight game, Chris Paul scoring 30 points to lead them to a 102-84 win on Monday. Matsuzaka wild but a winner as Red Sox tame Tigers06.05.2008, 08:26:18DETROIT (Reuters) - Boston's Daisuke Matsuzaka walked on the wild side on Monday but the Japanese pitcher still managed to steer the Red Sox to a 6-3 win over the Detroit Tigers. Major preparation for Mickelson in title defence06.05.2008, 15:09:20LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Players Championship is widely regarded as the unofficial fifth major and Phil Mickelson has given it grand slam treatment while preparing for his title defence this week at Ponte Vedra Beach in Florida. Federer settles score with Canas in Rome06.05.2008, 18:01:06ROME (Reuters) - Roger Federer settled a score with his bogey player Guillermo Canas on Tuesday, easing his way into the third round of the Rome Masters with a 6-3 6-3 victory. Lakers guard Kobe Bryant poised to be named MVP06.05.2008, 04:00:39LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is widely expected to receive the Most Valuable Player (MVP) award for the first time after the NBA scheduled a news conference for Tuesday at a Los Angeles hotel. Tigers cut outfielder Jacque Jones06.05.2008, 16:04:39DETROIT (Reuters) - The Detroit Tigers cut outfielder Jacque Jones and revised their batting order on Monday in a move to sharpen the team's lineup. Mauresmo eyes Rome return after coughing problem06.05.2008, 12:50:47BERLIN (Reuters) - Former world number one Amelie Mauresmo is hoping to recover in time to play in Rome next week after rib pain forced her to pull out of the German Ope... Devamı