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Nick Kyrgios US Open outlook, odds, could he win? Media reaction to the ATP win in Washington

The best form of Nick Kyrgios’ career has caused an inevitable debate around one big question – is he a legitimate contender to win the US Open? The 27-year-old Australian made history by winning both the singles and doubles titles at the ATP event in Washington, a month after reaching his first Grand Slam final …

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Brittney Griner: WNBA star sentenced to 9 years in prison in Russia for drug trafficking

Judge Anna Sotnikova of the Khimki city court handed down the sentence and fined Griner 1 million rubles, or about $16,400. She said the court considered Griner’s partial guilty plea, remorse, health and charitable activities. Prosecutors asked that she be sentenced to 9.5 years in prison. “I never intended to hurt anyone, I never intended …

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