World No 2 Daniil Medvedev was knocked out in the first round of the French Open after losing to world No 172 made it through to the second round with straight-sets win.
Jose Mourinho is eyeing a sixth European title when his Roma side take on six-time winners Sevilla in the final of the Europa League.
Finals debutants Denver Nuggets take on underdogs Miami Heat for the NBA Championship. Nuggets, led by two-time NBA MVP Nikola Jokic, made it to the final after beating LeBron James’s Los Angeles Lakers. Jimmy Buttler’s Heat stunned the Milwaukee Bucks before beating the Boston Celtics over seven games.
Here’s a look at the key stories from international sporting events through the day for 31 May, 2023:
Medvedev ousted; Swiatek, Rybakina win
World number two Daniil Medvedev was knocked out of the French Open in the first round on Tuesday, losing in five sets to 172nd-ranked Thiago Seyboth Wild of Brazil as Roland Garros attempted to move on from Novak Djokovic’s Kosovo controversy.
Seyboth Wild, who came through the qualifiers and had never previously won a Grand Slam match, triumphed 7-6 (7/5), 6-7 (6/8), 2-6, 6-3, 6-4.
It was Medvedev’s fifth loss in the opening round at Roland Garros…