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Halep and Svitolina advance to French Open quarterfinals

An inspired Dominic Thiem outclassed and outfought reigning champion Novak Djokovic on Wednesday to clinch a French Open semifinal berth with a 7-6 (5), 6-3, 6-0 triumph. He was definitely the b...

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Manchester City and Chelsea 'pressuring' Juventus to sell €50m rated star

Raph Honigstein joins the FC panel to discuss Romelu Lukaku's potential move to Chelsea after admitting he's moving on. Costa has already made his desire to return to Atletico Madrid clear but tha...

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Champions Trophy: Day five in pictures

Champions Trophy: Day five in pictures

Now the team is doing well, we are ranked sixth in the world, when the team is not doing well, you don't get the enjoyment like before. Should Australia win, it will extend their stay in Birmingha...

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Champions Trophy: 'Control over emotions' imperative in India-Pak clash, says Jadhav

Champions Trophy: 'Control over emotions' imperative in India-Pak clash, says Jadhav

The BCCI, however, have failed to adhere to the MoU thus far and made it clear that they will not restore relations with the PCB until they get clearance to do so from the government. Rubel Hossain re...

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Deadly Attacks Wreak Havoc At 2 Major Sites In Iran's Capital

As the parliament siege was unfolding, gunmen and suicide bombers attacked the shrine of Iran's revolutionary leader, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, which is located just outside Tehran. According to ...

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United Kingdom party leaders cross country in final bid to win votes

United Kingdom party leaders cross country in final bid to win votes

Assistant electoral officer for the North Antrim and Mid Ulster constituency, Mandy Hassan, poses for a photograph with a ballot box bound for Rathlin Island, off the north east coast of Northern Irel...

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Warriors double NBA lead

Warriors double NBA lead

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) reacts during the first half of Game 2 of basketball's NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors in Oakland, Calif ., Sunday, June 4, 201...

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Novak Djokovic crushed by Dominic Thiem, Rafa Nadal quickly advances

Ostapenko's next opponent is 30th-seeded Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland, who eliminated 13th-seeded Kristina Mladenovic of France 6-4, 6-4. His best showing in Paris was a semifinal run in 2008. Fo...

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Three reasons why England will win the Ashes

Three reasons why England will win the Ashes

Jos Buttler's quickfire unbeaten 61 helped take England to a total of 310 all out in their ICC Champions Trophy match against New Zealand in Cardiff on Tuesday. New Zealand chase was interru...

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Penguins back home, ready to solve Predators goalie Pekka Rinne

Moments later, Nashville goalie Pekka Rinne stopped Sidney Crosby's backhander on a breakaway, then slid back to his right to stop Guentzel in a frantic scramble. "I wouldn't say they're any faster ...

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French Open 2017: Day 2 - what you missed - Rafa, Djokovic through

French Open 2017: Day 2 - what you missed - Rafa, Djokovic through

His opening match in Paris could have been a tricky one but Paire was unable to worry him, Nadal easing to his straight-sets win in under two hours. Djokovic's last Grand Slam title was at the ...

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Johnson wins at Dover again; series heads to Pocono next

Johnson, the seven-time NASCAR champion, has racked up a Hall of Fame resume all with team owner Rick Hendrick and crew chief Chad Knaus. Johnson's series-leading third win is the 83rd of his career...

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Rain reduces India-Pakistan clash to 48 overs per side

Rain reduces India-Pakistan clash to 48 overs per side

Asked to bat first, the Indians rode on a power-packed performance by the top order to post a challenging total of 319/3 in an innings affected by rain twice - and consequently shortened to 48 overs...

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Tottenham star Christian Eriksen admits interest in Barcelona move

Tottenham star Christian Eriksen admits interest in Barcelona move

But money alone may not be enough to tempt Eriksen into moving this summer. Before there is concrete interest, I have no opinion on it. "I still have a contract with Tottenham a few more years", Eri...

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NBA Finals Shift To Cleveland With Warriors Holding 2-0 Lead

After the first two games of the 2017 NBA Finals, the Golden State Warriors' victory has become such a foregone conclusion that they're being compared with the greatest teams of all time - and w...

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Morata header rescues late draw for Spain against Colombia

Morata header rescues late draw for Spain against Colombia

The visitors had looked set to claim the win after Edwin Cardona and Radamel Falcao put them ahead following David Silva's opener, only for Morata's brilliant header to rescue a draw for the hom...

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Kyle Walker fully focused on England task despite ongoing transfer speculation

Kyle Walker fully focused on England task despite ongoing transfer speculation

Walker is now training with England ahead of the World Cup qualifier against Scotland and friendly against France and is not distracted by the rumours - but passed up the opportunity to clarify his ...

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Griezmann confirms stay at Atletico Madrid

Griezmann confirms stay at Atletico Madrid

Both sides failed in their initial appeals to Federation Internationale de Football Association, but Real had their ban cut into half by CAS, while Atletico's suspension was upheld on Thursday, althou...

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Manchester United usurps Real Madrid as world's most valuable football club

Manchester United usurps Real Madrid as world's most valuable football club

The England-based club returns to the top spot for the first time in five years, with 11 percent rise in its value over the past year. Manchester United is now officially the world's most valuable...

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Tedesco proud of dazzling Origin I display

Tedesco proud of dazzling Origin I display

WESTERN Bulldogs premiership coach Luke Beveridge has spent the past few days embedded with Queensland's State of Origin rugby league team. "I thought we had a red-hot crack, and sometimes you've ju...

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Simona Halep beats Elina Svitolina to reach semi-finals

Simona Halep beats Elina Svitolina to reach semi-finals

Third seed Halep next faces Czech second seed Karolina Pliskova in a semi-final that Svitolina , who had a match point during the tiebreak, could have felt was hers. "It's just belief. I can not ...

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0-2 Cavs ignoring last year's comeback

His struggles defensively have led to wide open shots by Golden State , contributing to the Warriors' 132-point performance Sunday night. He clocked the first postseason triple-double of his ca...

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Red Sox aim for split with Orioles

Chicago (25-27) are riding a season-worst six-game losing streak and are in danger of dropping their seventh with John Lackey (4-5, 5.18 ERA) on the mound against Cardinals (26-25) right-hander Lance ...

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Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri renews contract until 2020

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri renews contract until 2020

Critics suggested Allegri might seek a new challenge, but following talks with the Juventus hierarchy he has chose to sign a contract tying him to the Allianz Stadium for the next three seasons. Alt...

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Script has flipped on Cavaliers in NBA Finals

James was equally spectacular with his own triple-double of 29 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds , but yet again didn't get almost enough help to keep up with the Warriors' depth. "That's a yea...

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Five Reasons To Keep Watching The 2017 NBA Finals Despite The Blowouts

Their offense is constant movement, so you got to be locked in, you can't take a peek somewhere and lose your man. There's an inevitability to what we're watching, and, yes, while Golden State went ...

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Broken wing gifts Kiwis America's Cup race

Broken wing gifts Kiwis America's Cup race

Bendigo's Glenn Ashby has made a strong start to the America's Cup semi-finals with Team New Zealand . The British crew had come through problems of their own, after suffering equipment failure o...

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Bob Stoops retires as Oklahoma Sooners football coach, per reports

Bob Stoops retires as Oklahoma Sooners football coach, per reports

Stoops, who took over head coaching duties at the university in 1999, is the longest currently-tenured coach at one school. Offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley is expected to replace Stoops. The ...

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It's misery for defending champion Garbine Muguruza

While the defending French Open champion isn't a stranger to tough losses, this one was especially taxing as the French crowd was overwhelmingly against her. She will put her French Open shortcomi...

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Champions Trophy 2017: England vs New Zealand match

Champions Trophy 2017: England vs New Zealand match

Victory in this match would see England into the semi-finals, with New Zealand looking to kickstart their campaign in a 50-over tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day global sides afte...

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