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Tennis: Azarenka's return cut short in Mallorca6/22/2017 8:18:44 PM - Former world number one Victoria Azarenka's return from maternity leave was cut short by young Croatian Ana Konjuh at the Mallorca Open on Thursday.Raiders QB Carr signs five-year deal reportedly worth $125 million6/22/2017 2:57:34 PM(The Sports Xchange) - Quarterback Derek Carr took to social media on Thursday to announce that he has finalized a contract extension with the Oakland Raiders.Boston to rename street after retired slugger Ortiz6/22/2017 2:59:52 PM(The Sports Xchange) - Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz will have a street named in his honor in Beantown.Cycling: Grand Tour teams to be reduced to eight riders from 20186/22/2017 8:57:51 PM - Teams will be reduced from nine riders to eight for next year's three Grand Tours while the 2018 Tour de France will start a week later to avoid clashing with the soccer World Cup.IOC's Bach to meet President Trump at White House6/22/2017 11:30:32 AMBERLIN - International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach will meet U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House on Thursday, a source within the Olympic movement told Reuters, as Los Angeles bids against Paris to host the 2024 summer Games.Sailing: Heat on for helmsmen in U.S.-New Zealand America's Cup showdown6/22/2017 8:10:47 PMHAMILTON, Bermuda - Opposites both on and off the water, New Zealand helmsman Peter Burling and U.S. skipper Jimmy Spithill are set for a showdown which could see the Kiwi pretender wrest the America's Cup from his rival.Sky name formidable line-up to support Froome on Tour6/22/2017 12:32:32 PMLONDON - Chris Froome will have the benefit of a formidable Team Sky support crew as the Briton seeks a fourth Tour de France victory next month.Konta and Svitolina exit at Birmingham event6/22/2017 7:18:08 PM - Britain's Johanna Konta crashed out of the Aegon Classic in the second round on Thursday, suffering a 6-1 6-3 loss to impressive American Coco Vandeweghe at the event in Birmingham, England.Boks aim to keep feel-good factor going against France6/22/2017 3:47:51 PMJOHANNESBURG - South Africa will seek to maintain the feel-good factor that has returned to their rugby in the third test against France on Saturday, knowing that tougher challenges lie ahead this season.Cilic and Querrey march into Queen's quarter-finals6/22/2017 6:07:38 PMLONDON - The top seeds have been scattered but Marin Cilic and Sam Querrey continued the charge of former winners at the Aegon Championships on Thursday as they reached the quarter-finals.