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Sports world reacts to Warriors' Game 1 domination of Cavs

Sports world reacts to Warriors' Game 1 domination of Cavs

Take III of the NBA Finals trilogy between Golden State and the Cleveland Cavaliers gives Stephen Curry and Draymond Green a chance to avenge last year's Warriors collapse and LeBron Jame...

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Cole: Lions devising formula to blunt All Blacks' threats

Fitzpatrick said the documentary resonated with him not just as a former All Black, but as someone who spent most of his life in New Zealand . The team go into the ten-match tour as heavy underdogs...

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O'Neill feels Mexico defeat was 'excellent preparation' for Ireland

O'Neill feels Mexico defeat was 'excellent preparation' for Ireland

I thought it was a great workout, a exercise for us. The likes of Conor Hourihane, Callum O'Dowda, Shane Duffy and Daryl Horgan were named by Ireland boss Martin O'Neill, who was looking ahead to ...

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Wenger gets fresh two-year term, eyes League trophy

Wenger gets fresh two-year term, eyes League trophy

Re-signing Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Oil are the top priorities, and beyond that Wenger has suggested that the club will look for a couple of elite players rather than a roster overhaul. "It's what...

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Dries Mertens Reveals Chelsea Links But Not Planning On Quitting Napoli

Dries Mertens Reveals Chelsea Links But Not Planning On Quitting Napoli

Mertens has now revealed that a number of clubs were chasing his signature, but the 30-year-old is adamant that there was never any doubt about where his future lay. Speaking to Sky Sports News , Me...

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India strong contenders to win Champions Trophy - Irfan Pathan

The hype created around is not in our control. The trio of Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes and Jos Buttler are all available for the opener at Headingley after being at the Indian Premier League , with th...

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New Zealand bat against Australia in Champions Trophy

But Smith admits Australia are looking to balance the side with an all-rounder - John Hastings or Marcus Stoinis - meaning one of the strike bowlers will be receiving an unwanted knock on the door o...

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Rihanna star of National Basketball Association finals opener

Someone painted a racial slur - the N-word - on the gate of his Los Angeles home, leaving James to address racism rather than his seventh straight Finals appearance or stopping KD. Making his way to t...

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Woakes ruled out of Champions Trophy

And if this tournament doesn't work out then Taylor said his next target was the 2019 World Cup "and after that, we'll see". "He's been very good when he's come in, but each and every one of us wi...

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Raiders take out newspaper ad supporting Warriors, Draymond Green

Raiders take out newspaper ad supporting Warriors, Draymond Green

The Cavaliers face the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday in Oa. Indeed, Mike Brown has done well leading the Warriors through the playoffs since Kerr stepped asid...

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Manchester United in talks with Real Madrid over Gareth Bale transfer

Manchester United in talks with Real Madrid over Gareth Bale transfer

They will be playing on the same side of the pitch, attacking and defending against each other. Security has been beefed up in and around Cardiff , as fans have been warned not to bring bags to the...

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Real Madrid 'could offer' €100m for Juve star after Champions League final

For Los Blancos , they're aiming to complete their own domestic and European double for the first time since 1958, win their 12th Champions League title and their second in succession, which would ...

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Juventus have different level of belief now, says Allegri

Manager Zinedine Zidane was only appointed in January previous year, yet could add a second European Cup to this term's La Liga win - not bad for a first 18 months in management. CEO Jason Trost s...

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Chris Woakes ruled out of Champions Trophy

Root made a match-winning 133 not out from 129 deliveries - his best one-day score and his 10th ODI century - as England completed the highest-successful run chase in Champions Trophy history. But...

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Cavs coach Lue: Warriors best I've ever seen

Cavs coach Lue: Warriors best I've ever seen

Obviously, we want to win all of them, but that's just the nature of the game . Then last season, the Cavaliers won in seven games, and the only notable missing player was Draymond Green , suspen...

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Arsene Wenger 'verbally agrees new two-year contract at Arsenal'

Arsene Wenger 'verbally agrees new two-year contract at Arsenal'

His key objectives for the close season will be to tie star duo Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil to new contracts and strengthen his squad for the rigours of a Europa League campaign. Arsenal are inte...

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England's Woakes injured out of rest of Champions Trophy

Both teams will be starting their respective campaigns in such an uncomfortable backdrop, but they have quality players in their ranks, who will not let the controversies affect their game. The South ...

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England's Chris Woakes to miss rest of Champions Trophy due to injury

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza thought his side were "20 to 30 runs short" as they fell to an eight-wicket defeat against hosts England in the opening match of the Champions Trophy at the Ov...

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Cardiff latest British city to host European Cup final

Arguably the finest sporting export the Czech Republic has ever produced, 2003 Ballon D'or victor Pavel Nedved came close to winning a maiden Champions League title during his reign of dominance at J...

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Black Caps v Australia, Champions Trophy

That left the New Zealanders still well-placed on 254-4 but a late-innings flourish failed to materialise, with Josh Hazlewood finishing with figures of 6-52 off nine overs as Australia took the l...

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Tony Adams 'Prayed' Arsene Wenger Would Quit Arsenal

In a statement on the club's website, Wenger said he was looking to the future with "optimism and excitement". Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis has defended the club's decision to stand by ...

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Denver Post parts ways with writer after racially charged Indy 500 tweet

He became one of seven drivers with three Indianapolis 500 runner-up finishes. "They worked really hard to get us here", team owner Michael Andretti said. Alonso , meanwhile, suffered a fate to wh...

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All-Star promise: Subban says Preds will win Game 3 vs. Pens

All-Star promise: Subban says Preds will win Game 3 vs. Pens

On Thursday, the All-Star defenseman channeled Mark Messier, who backed up his own guarantee of a Rangers' win against New Jersey in the 1994 Eastern Conference finals . The Preds didn't score with t...

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Ronaldo: I'm not a galactico

If James is set to depart, his final game with Los Blancos will be Saturday's Champions League final against Juventus . Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale admitted Tuesday he is not completely ...

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Warriors Lead Cavs 60-52 At Halftime Of NBA Finals Game 1

Warriors Lead Cavs 60-52 At Halftime Of NBA Finals Game 1

It ought to be. People have already put him too high on their NBA All-Time Rankings list, in some cases slotting him ahead of Jason Kidd and Steve Nash and Isaiah Thomas. The Warriors took a little ...

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Curry, Durant lead in scoring, but others power Game 1 punch

Curry, Durant lead in scoring, but others power Game 1 punch

The Warriors came into the series believing defense would be the key to success. "If you want to win, you have to be strong not only physically but mentally". If a roster as preposterously talented ...

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LeBron James: 'Got to figure out how to combat' Kevin Durant, Warriors

LeBron James: 'Got to figure out how to combat' Kevin Durant, Warriors

He also has six assists, and he even took a charge against LeBron James late in the half. However, LeBron's teams have come back to win three of those five series, including last season's dramatic...

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Penguins expect Schultz, Hornqvist back for game seven

Penguins expect Schultz, Hornqvist back for game seven

If there's a prop bet to be made on the Senators scoring first, I might actually make it. "I stuck to the outside and he spun on me". While Senators goalie Craig Anderson was the hero of night wit...

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Wenger hints at Arsenal announcement after FA Cup final

Arsenal captain Per Mertesacker may be called upon by manager Arsene Wenger , though he has made only one appearance all season - coming off the bench against Everton - following fitness issues....

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The Mets mascot was caught on camera giving fans the middle finger

The Mets mascot was caught on camera giving fans the middle finger

The threat that a video could go viral and spark a witch hunt is enough. The Mets said another person was doing Mr. Met . Domingo Santana said he lost track of the outs, which is why he didn't ...

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