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Took risk of coming back to Chelsea: Luiz

Indeed, Fabio Capello recently humiliated Luiz's defensive ability on stage in Brazil. The gamble both Chelsea and David Luiz when deciding to reunite last summer has paid off, and with some s...

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Cavs back in Finals

Cleveland came through the East by winning 12 of their 13 games and will look to defend their title against the Warriors , who were a flawless 12-0 as they came through the Western Conference pl...

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French Open 2017 highlights: Pouille beats Benneteau in five

French Open 2017 highlights: Pouille beats Benneteau in five

In fact, if it wasn't for Roger Federer's sudden resurgence, Nadal could easily have six titles so far in 2017. His big blemish was the blowout he was on the wrong end of in his match with Nova...

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Honda validates engine trouble by winning Indianapolis 500

An Andretti driver has now won the 500 three times in the last four years, and five times overall dating to 2005 with the late Dan Wheldon. The 22-year-old, who started 11th in the fourth row,...

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LeBron James Makes History, Cavaliers Advance

In the 2nd round, LeBron spun the ball at Serge Ibaka , then drilled a 3-pointer in his face.The Celtics aren't a better team without Isaiah Thomas .The two-time All-Star was sidelined in Game 2 ...

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John Swift: No pressure on Reading ahead of final

Football finance experts Deloitte estimate an additional revenue of at least £170million for whichever team makes it to the Premier League , spread across the next three campaigns. For a time this se...

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LeBron James Took Care Of Business

Getting four first-round draft picks from the Nets lucky. The Cavaliers eliminated Boston in a 135-102 blowout Thursday night to set the stage for the highly-anticipated threequel with the Warrio...

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Champions Trophy: South Africa pursue great obsession

England have already taken an unassailable 2-0 lead against South Africa after grabbing a nail-biting win in the second ODI which they won by 2 runs. Stokes was instrumental in Rising Pune Supergia...

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John Terry gives critics short shrift over Chelsea send off

By the time he left the field through a guard of honour formed by his teammates, it was the 28th minute. But the English Football Association has asked betting companies to provide information on ...

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Cleveland Cavaliers, Golden State Warriors in National Basketball Association finals again

No two teams have ever entered The Finals with better playoff records, as only Cleveland blowing that big lead in Game 3 vs. Boston prevented both from coming in 12-0. LEBRON JAMES: Now, when you'r...

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Bourdais returns to Indianapolis Motor Speedway after crash

Sato said he didn't know he would win the race with three laps remaining running side-by-side with Castroneves. "This is flawless for us", Merriman said. But it was Sato, known as a fearless driver, t...

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Golden State Warriors must avoid complacency before Finals begin

On the way to another NBA finals, the club from Auckland have not lost a single match, a record in the history of the main basketball League in the world. San Antonio Spurs legend Manu Ginobili s...

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Paul Pogba, on Mecca pilgrimage, sends Ramadan greetings

Manchester United superstar Pogba celebrated his side's Europa League victory by taking the trip to Saudi Arabia. Following the end of the season, he shared a short video of himself with a suitca...

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Djokovic, Nadal drawn into same half in Roland Garros

Djokovic, Nadal drawn into same half in Roland Garros

The biggest clay court tennis tournament returns, and this time around a British tennis player is the world number one. "I think that was the turning point in belief, that guys could play a lot long...

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Isaiah Thomas 'Would Love' To Be With Celtics Long Term

We'll go from there. "So, it all depends on matchups and how guys are playing - foul trouble or whatever". I don't feel like we're underdogs. They knew I wasn't going to sit out until I couldn't move ...

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Kerber's nightmare season hits new low with French Open pummelling

It was the second consecutive first-round loss at Roland Garros for Kerber, who won the Australian Open and US Open titles a year ago and reached the Wimbledon final. The former Australian Open...

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Chelsea's Courtois blames referee and defensive lapse for Cup defeat

I'm sure he wants the best for the team and if he thinks that is the way to go, you have to go with it, we are a team. Yet, Wenger has been loyal to Mertesacker despite his struggles, handing the Wo...

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Alonso out of Indy 500 after engine failure

It's his second career IndyCar win. It was crunch time and a three-time Indy 500 victor was suddenly leading with six laps to go over a driver that had always been fast and furious but not a...

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Alonso Indy 500 sponsors get free deals to offset F1 woes

Alonso Indy 500 sponsors get free deals to offset F1 woes

While the race featured 35 lead changes and a record 15 different leaders, 11 cautions marred the action. "I think we're a happy team", Sato said with a smile. Rossi would wind up finishing seventh,...

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Daley Blind: ''Our tactics were decisive in Europa League Final''

It means they actually get into the competition before Liverpool , who finished fourth in the Premier League , but have to go through a qualifier in order to get into the group stages. "There are a ...

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Hamilton: Vettel is clearly Ferrari's No.1 driver

He now has a total of 45 wins, reports Efe. "It's clear to me that Ferrari have chosen their number one driver", said Hamilton , who finished seventh and is now 25 points adrift. I can understand...

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Diego Costa says he'll only leave Chelsea for Atletico Madrid

Diego Costa says he'll only leave Chelsea for Atletico Madrid

The former Werder Bremen defender admitted he had "suffered" this season but was delighted to be able to give his all as Arsenal turned a mediocre campaign into a memorable one by securing a recor...

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LeBron: Chasing Jordan all about motivation, not greatness

Then along came perhaps the world's most-hyped athlete ever in LeBron James . "I told our guys: 'We made a lot of great strides, but this pain is part of the path to what we ultimately want to be'". ...

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Arsene Wenger: FA Cup win secures my future

Arsene Wenger: FA Cup win secures my future

He conspicuously added: "I am committed to giving everything to stay". Atletico, who finished third in La Liga this season, are now banned from registering new players in the upcoming transfer windo...

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Indy heartbreak for Alonso

Takuma Sato won the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, erasing the memory of heartbreak in 2012 to become the first Japanese driver to triumph in America's iconic race. And the fact...

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No. 1 Kerber upset in first round of French Open

Kerber, who replaced Williams atop the WTA rankings this month, was gone from Roland Garros by lunchtime on Day 1, putting up little resistance while being beaten 6-2, 6-2 by 40th-ranked Ekaterina Ma...

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The Show Is Set - Cavaliers Are In The Finals

NOTES: Cavs F LeBron James pregame on getting set to pass Michael Jordan and become the NBA's all-time leading playoff scorer: "It's just a personal goal of mine". Throw in Terry Rozier and Ol...

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Indy 500 Notes and Quotes

I didn't know if I can be as quick as anyone in an IndyCar . "They had (17) engines; I'm like, man, I hope none of them last", Castroneves said. I came here basically to prove myself and to challen...

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Love says it's amusing to consider Cavaliers underdogs

After all, he has slayed behemoths before. During the past six weeks, while matched only against opponents good enough to qualify for the playoffs, the Golden State Warriors have had exactly one g...

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Hamilton Clinches The Spanish Grand Prix

So I think we can be very happy, but today we're not entirely happy because the win was there, the vehicle was good enough, but the way the race happened it wasn't meant to be. "If he had hit me in ...

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