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Champions League Final preview - What to know

Juventus have always got it right in the games that matter this season and have a great chance to win the Champions League , according to Andrea Pirlo. This year it's completely different. "But on S...

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5 talking points ahead of the British and Irish Lions tour

Steve Hansen has looked to put the heat on Warren Gatland ahead of the Lions series, saying the expectations on him will be high. If New Zealand can deny that edge, then they have the backs to ...

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Owen Farrell salvages unconvincing opening victory for Lions in New Zealand

Owen Farrell salvages unconvincing opening victory for Lions in New Zealand

While the Lions are struggling to get up to the pace of things, one man who is on it is Angus Gardner - the Australian referee in charge of the opening match in a sodden Whangerei. "We've got a big ...

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Real Madrid claims first La Liga title in five years

However, after the game Ronaldo let his mouth do all the talking. But the talismanic striker had the last laugh. "I pray to God for all of them, that they can recover from their illness", he said....

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Nadal Defeats Basilashvili In Third Round

Nadal, 31 on Saturday, has now won 98 of 100 best-of-five clay-court matches . A ruthless Rafael Nadal permitted just one game demolishing Nikoloz Basilashvili to roar into the Roland Garros ...

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Angels star Mike Trout jams left hand, leaves game at Miami

The Angels (26-27) went 4-6 on their trip to fall below.500. Before Friday's series started, Trout couldn't help but watch Stanton taking BP, and Stanton shares high admiration for the Angels o...

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The Ultimate Trifecta: Warriors Advance to Third Straight Finals

The Ultimate Trifecta: Warriors Advance to Third Straight Finals

The Warriors became the first team in league history to open the playoffs 12-0, which gives them a week of rest before their third straight finals appearance. Golden State continued the excellent...

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Alan Jackson and Rodney Atkins Set for Stanley Cup Final Concerts

Alan Jackson and Rodney Atkins Set for Stanley Cup Final Concerts

Pittsburgh finished off a 4-1 win for a 2-0 lead in the Stanley Cup Final . Coach Peter Laviolette said after Game 2 that he would not discuss the Predators' lineup, including whether or not...

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Real Madrid have 'date with history,' can not rely on past - Sergio Ramos

The big finale of the European club season will hit Cardiff's Millennium Stadium tonight when the Spanish and Italian champions clash, in what promises to be one of the most engaging finals of recen...

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Game 2 Preview: Golden State Warriors vs

The Sacramento Bee's Ailene Voisin said the Warriors are capable of repeating Thursday's performance in Game 2 before the series heads to Cleveland for Games 3 and 4 next week. Let's clear up a misc...

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Richard Jefferson explains why Warriors blew 3-1 lead in 2016

Richard Jefferson explains why Warriors blew 3-1 lead in 2016

Season series: Tied, 1-1. Golden State has been so dominant, it hasn't been an issue. We expected Cleveland vs Golden State and after 46 days of the boring National Basketball Association playoff...

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Previewing the NBA Finals with BangTheBook Radio

Previewing the NBA Finals with BangTheBook Radio

While much of the focus leading up to Cavs vs. Warriors III has been on how the addition of Kevin Durant to Golden State's star core led by Stephen Curry , Draymond Green and Klay Thompson wi...

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Huddersfield Town earn Premier League promotion after penalty win at Wembley

But you can go from hero to zero in a week. From that 19th-place finish, Wagner worked wonders on one of the smallest budgets in the division - signing many players on loan and from Germany - to c...

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Juventus vs Real Madrid Preview: Probable Lineups, Prediction, Tactics and Key Stats

The Serie A giants had just seen off Louis van Gaal's exciting Ajax side in the European Cup final, and although they had just finished runners-up to AC Milan in the league, players such as Zidane's...

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LeBron James Says Kevin Durant Is The Difference For Warriors

The biggest difference, of course, is that Durant was a Thunder in 2012. Durant made precisely the difference Cleveland feared he might - not only performing at an elite level himself but making...

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Margaret Court blames gay plot for arena row

Margaret Court blames gay plot for arena row

Martina Navratilova has written an open letter criticizing Margaret Court's comments about same-sex marriage and the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. She also compared the movement to...

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Champions League final: Juventus will beat Real Madrid - Gary Lineker

I was able to get to know him in the dressing room and off the pitch, there's a lot more to him". To win the title with him would be quite something for me before he retires. Real Madrid , however, ...

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CL Final 2017: Juve's Allegri fires warning at Real Madrid

Madrid are looking to become the first side to retain the famous trophy in the modern era in a battle between Spain and Italy's champion teams in Cardiff on Saturday. Now Zidane is on the brink of a...

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Mr. Met Accused Of Physically Impossible Rude Gesture

Mr. Met Accused Of Physically Impossible Rude Gesture

We do not condone this type of behaviour. Further assuring infamy, the Mets issued an immediate apology and confirmation that the individual amping up the crowd that evening would no longer get t...

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Preparations for ICC Champions Trophy continue with warm-up matches

It's different for different people. "We've got a very good side, we play an aggressive style of cricket and Morgs leads from the front with that". We prepare for it like it's any other game. Kohli ...

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Eredivisie: Cruyff warns United of Ajax threat

Eredivisie: Cruyff warns United of Ajax threat

Having finished outside the top four in England and lost striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic to a serious knee injury, United are now depending on victory at the Friends Arena in Stockholm to get them into...

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Buffon's battle for Champions League glory

Buffon's battle for Champions League glory

We're in great shape and now it's time to play this well deserved final. The Italian stopper, 39, has won a host of Serie A and Coppa Italia titles, as well as the Uefa Cup and even the World ...

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Bryce Harper suspended four games for fight

Bryce Harper suspended four games for fight

At this time, both players are electing to appeal their suspensions, which will leave them eligible to play at this time. Harper received a lesser punishment for "charging the mound, throwing his helm...

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India favourites against Pakistan: Afridi

In comparison, England is among the tournament favorites though it has never won the ICC Champions Trophy or the ICC World Cup whereas Bangladesh is inarguably the weakest team in the event. I...

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Antoine Griezmann indicates he'll stay at Atletico Madrid after all

At the same time it was reported that Griezmann was no longer a priority for United , many suggested that Mourinho wanted to bring in a number nine. The domino effect of Griezmann not joining Uni...

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Nadal cruises into fourth round of French Open

It was his 100th match over five sets on clay, and this took his record to 98-2. · Get Tennis Channel Plus for Roland Garros to watch 200 live matches from up to five courts, starting with the Q...

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Here's Who Rihanna Was Sitting Courtside With During Game 1 Last Night

Rihanna dabbed to her weight-shamers at the NBA Finals Game while looking #covfefe-free and watching " the king " LeBron James's Cleveland Cavaliers playing against the Golden State Wa...

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IL lawmakers OK school funding overhaul amid gridlock

Citing Republican Governor Bruce Rauner's unwillingness to meet, House Speaker Michael Madigan , a Chicago Democrat, said budget talks will move to a June overtime session in which a tougher vote...

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European Union mulls economic measures for U.S. after Trump's withdrawal from Paris agreement

Trump announced Thursday that his administration would immediately stop implementing the 195-nation accord brokered by Barack Obama in 2015 in tandem with Chinese leaders. The United States is the ...

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Juventus bar Zidane's path to history with Madrid

He told me "I will make you win the Champions League " and he has been a revelation for me. Veteran goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon , Giorgio Chellini, Alex Sandro , Mario Mandzukic and Leonardo B...

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