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Lions Tour: George North opens up on rollercoaster New Zealand test

Lions Tour: George North opens up on rollercoaster New Zealand test

That philosophy is most often expressed by coach Warren Gatland , and two of its main tenets are that it doesn't matter how many provincial matches the Lions lose as long as they win the test match...

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Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton

Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton

The British driver could manage only seventh place in Monte Carlo and will go to the Mercedes factory at Brackley to address the performance weaknesses that have cost him vital points in his battl...

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Jelena Ostapenko prevails over 11th seed Caroline Wozniacki

Bacsinszky needed just two sets to get past local favourite Kristina Mladenovic , winning 6-4, 6-4. While Ostapenko is on the rise, Bacsinszky is not long removed from almost quitting the sport com...

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Marlins star Stanton leaves with bruised wrist, hit by pitch

Marlins star Stanton leaves with bruised wrist, hit by pitch

Derek Dietrich and Christian Yelich both had three hits, including two doubles, for the Marlins and J.T. Realmuto and Tyler Moore added two hits each. Edinson Volquez followed up his no-hitter wit...

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Kyle Busch turns fastest lap at Pocono for 2nd straight pole

Kyle Busch turns fastest lap at Pocono for 2nd straight pole

The 23-year-old Wallace has been mountain biking with Johnson and no problem asking the victor of 83 career Cup races for some guidance. Driver Martin Truex Jr. "I keep telling him to have fun becau...

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Tiger Woods mistakenly offered to say national anthem backwards before arrest

Tiger Woods mistakenly offered to say national anthem backwards before arrest

Asked where he was headed, Woods said, "I have no idea". The footage also shows Woods stumble and sway through a field sobriety test . According to CNN , Woods puts his right foot on the hood of t...

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Jelena Ostapenko wins the French Open women's singles title

The Latvian player became the youngest Roland Garros champion since Iva Majoli (19 years, 300 days) lifted the trophy in 1997, and the youngest Grand Slam victor since Maria Sharapova (19 years, 7...

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Preds' Colton Sissons cleared for Game 6 after match penalty

Preds' Colton Sissons cleared for Game 6 after match penalty

An eventful night, which saw Matt Murray earn his third career playoff shutout, also included a water bottle mistakenly pitched on the ice by Crosby and some wrestling behind the goal with P.K. Wi...

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Jelena Ostapenko Pulls A Thrilling Upset To Win The French Open

The 20-year-old, ranked 47, had never been beyond the third round at a Grand Slam before nor won a senior title. Jelena Ostapenko scripted history when she beat Simona Halep 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 to w...

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Cavs stay alive with victory in Game 4

The Cavs were determined not to let the Warriors celebrate on their floor for the second time in three years, and it was Cleveland , not Golden State , which busted Finals scoring records in the f...

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Cavaliers avert sweep in hot-shooting, record-breaking Game 4

Cavaliers avert sweep in hot-shooting, record-breaking Game 4

But it's on hold and Golden State fans are holding their breath. LeBron James hasn't slowed the Warriors , and he's hardly alone. They won a championship, and past year it was the greatest regula...

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Griezmann Reveals He Will Snub Man Utd

Griezmann Reveals He Will Snub Man Utd

After what feels like eons, the Griezmann saga has finally reached its conclusion. "It's a hard time for the club", Griezmann said in an interview. Both sides failed in their initial appeals to Fe...

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Stanley Cup Final: Predators coach chooses desperation over momentum for Game 5

Conor Sheary, Phil Kessel - just as linemate Malkin predicted - and 35-year-old playoff newbie Ron Hainsey also scored for the Penguins. I think we've got to play with urgency. The Penguins chased ...

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England rest key trio ahead of Champions Trophy

It was a dramatic turn of form at Lord's, after England had posted over 300 runs at Headingley and Southampton to win the first two internationals. It is the worst start any team has ever made to ...

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Durant's big 3-pointer lifts Warriors over Cavs in Game 3

Durant's big 3-pointer lifts Warriors over Cavs in Game 3

One reason for the Warriors' dominant playoff run was the acquisition of Kevin Durant in the offseason. The Golden State Warriors on Wednesday rallied late for a 118-113 victory over the Cl...

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Stokes, Wood shine as England snatch win from South Africa

The game swung England's way when De Villiers and De Kock (98) fell shortly after one another leaving Miller and Farhaan Behardien at the wicket. Stokes completed his hundred with a scampered tw...

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Cleveland Cavaliers top Golden State Warriors to stay alive

Cleveland Cavaliers top Golden State Warriors to stay alive

The Cavs stormed out of the gate despite a 3-0 deficit in the series. The only finals team down 3-0 to force a seventh game was the 1951 New York Knicks. At one point, it was announced that Green ha...

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Messi's Argentina down Brazil in Australian 'Superclasico'

Gabriel Mercado's goal at the stroke of half-time proved to be enough as the Alibiceleste took some measure of revenge for their humiliating 3-0 defeat at the hands of the Selecao in their World Cup ...

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AB de Villiers fit to face India in crunch Champions Trophy clash

PROBABLE SOUTH AFRICA XI: Amla, de Kock (wk), du Plessis, de Villiers (c), Miller, Duminy, Morris, Parnell, Rabada, Morkel, Tahir. De Villiers , however, felt he's in decent form and the runs a...

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NBA Finals: JR Smith nails 3-pointer from Cavaliers logo

NBA Finals: JR Smith nails 3-pointer from Cavaliers logo

Getting the series back to Cleveland for a Game 6 will be even tougher. Game 5 will be Monday, June 12, as the Cavs aim to become the first team in National Basketball Association history to come ...

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Ruth Davidson: 'No plans for breakaway party'

Ms Davidson has said she has received assurances from the Prime Minister over gay rights should the Tories do a deal with the Democratic Unionist Party, and has urged Mrs May to put the economy first ...

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Lewis Hamilton ties Ayrton Senna with Canadian Grand Prix pole

A happy, if not confident, Lewis Hamilton returned to the place where it all began on Thursday, a decade after claiming his first Formula One victory in the 2007 Canadian Grand Prix. "To match him...

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Ostapenko beats Bacsinszky to reach final

Bacsinszky, playing in her third successive French Open quarter-final, will be the favourite tomorrow. The world number 47 has produced some of her finest performances on clay this season including ...

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Murray fights off del Potro to reach French fourth round

Murray fights off del Potro to reach French fourth round

Murray needed almost three hours to get past the 29th-seeded del Potro at Court Philippe Chatrier under a cloud-filled sky. "Too much frustration", said Del Potro, who has now lost seven of 10 match...

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Warriors look to finish off sweep of Cavaliers

This should hardly be surprising - naturally competitive people, who reached the pinnacle of their careers, of course think that their teams and eras were the best. J.R. Smith has made a pair of 3-poi...

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Fakhar Zaman hopes to score big against Sri Lanka

Fakhar Zaman hopes to score big against Sri Lanka

No matter how much focus there is on a Virat Kohli or AB de Villiers , the team that plays the flawless game will emerge on top on Sunday. We all know that Indian fans travel, and they are right be...

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Vettel fastest as Ferrari dominate final practice

Vettel has 129 points after winning three of the six races in this year's championship and leads Hamilton by 25 points. Hamilton was nearly a third of a second quicker than Vettel in Q3 on Saturday...

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Injury to force Sharapova out of Aegon Classic

Injury to force Sharapova out of Aegon Classic

Sharapova recently returned to the tour after a 15-month doping ban. If fit, the five-time Grand Slam women's singles title victor will take part in the event played at Roehampton's Bank of England ...

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LeBron James: Cleveland Cavaliers must avoid scoring lulls late in quarters

And after last year's heroic fight back from the Cavaliers from a 3-1 deficit, how great would it be to see LeBron go on another tear and lead the Cavaliers to become the first team in National Bask...

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Russian Federation concerned about aggravated relations between Arab countries, Qatar - Lavrov

Lavrov and his Qatar counterpart will take stock of diplomatic efforts to diffuse the crisis, according to Russian news agency Tass . Qatar acknowledges its links to these groups, but denies that it ...

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