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French favourite Kiki dumped at Roland Garros

Seventh-seeded Gabriela Dabrowski and Rohan Bopanna won the mixed doubles title at the French Open . The pair held serve to open the second set and, with Mladenovic facing a break point in the thir...

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Diego Costa open to Atletico return, rules out China move

Costa revealed last week that Chelsea boss Antonio Conte had informed him that he no longer has a future at Stamford Bridge, despite scoring 26 goals in 46 games to help fire the Blues to the P...

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Ton-up Shakib and Mahmudullah stun New Zealand

Ton-up Shakib and Mahmudullah stun New Zealand

But left-hander Shakib (114) and Mahmudullah (102) turned the tide with a stand of 224 - Bangladesh's highest one-day global partnership for any wicket, with this result ending New Zealand'...

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Champions Trophy: Lanka to take on Proteas in first Group B encounter

Champions Trophy: Lanka to take on Proteas in first Group B encounter

Hashim Amla was the leading run-scorer for the Proteas with 152 including two fifties and a top score of 73. It was important for the first 10-15 overs not to lose too many wickets. It became a doubl...

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Fan pays $133000 for pair of NBA Finals tickets

The comeback Cavaliers are at it again. The Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers by a final score of 129-120 in Game 5 to win the 2017 NBA Finals. Over the last three yea...

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Arab states issue Qatar 'terror list'

Arab states issue Qatar 'terror list'

Tillerson also said the blockade by Qatar's neighbors was "hindering US military action in the region, and the campaign against ISIS ", using an acronym for the Islamic State group. Shortly after T...

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Dennis Rodman headed back to North Korea, report says

Dennis Rodman headed back to North Korea, report says

CNN reporters saw Rodman at Beijing International Airport where a member of his entourage mouthed the words, "see you Thursday", without offering more details. Rodman's agent, Chris Volo, said at th...

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Scotland boss proud of players after draw with England

Yet England rallied rather than wilted in stoppage time as Kane, wearing the captain's armband for the first time , met a super cross from Raheem Sterling with an even better finish to grab a 2...

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Defending champion Muguruza dethroned, Nadal and Djokovic move forward at Roland Garros

Defending champion Muguruza dethroned, Nadal and Djokovic move forward at Roland Garros

The Dane, previously engaged to golfer Rory McIlroy, said: "I think if everything is calm and good in life, it makes it much easier to focus on the court". There were a few concerns", Mladenovic sai...

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Man Utd and AC Milan target Belotti 'can refuse' €100m Torino exit

Man Utd and AC Milan target Belotti 'can refuse' €100m Torino exit

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Wayne Rooney are both expected to depart from Old Trafford this summer and leave two vacancies up front, paving the way for the arrivals of Belotti and Morata. "We'll see -...

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Dominic Calvert-Lewin hopes England heroes get more Premier League time

Dominic Calvert-Lewin hopes England heroes get more Premier League time

Dominic Solanke, who recently agreed to join Liverpool from Chelsea , won the tournament's golden ball award as top player, scoring twice in the 3-1 win over Italy at the semi-final stage. Venezuel...

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Cavs, Warriors will get physical as finals tension boils

I'm not so sure the Warriors will shoot 28 percent from 3-point land again, and I'm certainly confident the Cavs won't be making 24 3-pointers or hitting at an unbelievable 53 percent from downtown....

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Cavs open Game 5 with backs against the wall

The Cavs, led by LeBron James , have done their part in participating in the "Petty Olympics" since the 2016 Finals. At the Golden State Warriors' official Ticketmaster resale hub, tickets start ...

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Draymond Green eyes Game 5 redemption, not technical KO

Draymond Green is not too happy with Cleveland Cavaliers fans and it has nothing to do with them booing or heckling him. "They don't seem to be the sharpest people around". "I take full responsibil...

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NBA Finals Predictions: Will the Warriors close out the Cavs? 6/12/17

Things are different, but there are parallels. But the Warriors are brimming with confidence, knowing they didn't have Kevin Durant to help them previous year. At the end of Game 3 , he cemented t...

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Green will be on the court for this Finals Game 5

Draymond Green saw something fishy going on during Game 4 and he didn't like it. The official box score following each quarter is legitimate and yet they were able to change it during the game. The...

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Jutanugarn beats Thompson, Chun in playoff at LPGA Classic

Jutanugarn beats Thompson, Chun in playoff at LPGA Classic

Chun missed her attempt, and then Jutanugarn rammed her putt home to clinch her first win of 2017 and sixth of her career. However, she was by herself this week, as her mum and sister stayed in the ...

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Taillon to start for Pirates on Monday

Taillon to start for Pirates on Monday

Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Jameson Taillon delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies in Pittsburgh , Monday, June 12, 2017. Last week, Pirates manager...

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Jose Mourinho to extend stay at Manchester's Lowry Hotel

Jose Mourinho to extend stay at Manchester's Lowry Hotel

I always choose teams, as they say in England, in big trouble . Alvaro Morata is ready to become Manchester United's second summer signing, TuttoMercatoWeb has claimed. "So I can see us up there...

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Jordan agrees to become Butler's next coach

Jordan agrees to become Butler's next coach

Nothing official from the school has said so, but ESPN's Jeff Goodman tweeted late Monday that " Butler has agreed to deal in principle with Milwaukee head coach LaVall Jordan ". This will be th...

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Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain believes England squad close to establishing identity

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain believes England squad close to establishing identity

The England national has recently been more involved in the Arsenal first team than ever before since their formation change to 3-4-3. 'That can be hard, particularly in the Premier League given h...

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Cardinals to pick late in MLB Draft

How much time is there between picks? The Dodgers have 40 picks in their 40 rounds, a pretty normal draft. In 2001, the top prospects were collegiate pitcher Mark Pryor and high school catcher J...

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Whiteville High grad, ECU signee MacKenzie Gore third pick in MLB Draft

Whiteville High grad, ECU signee MacKenzie Gore third pick in MLB Draft

I attended that event previous year and Gore was in the high 80s-low 90s with his fastball, had a slider he used as an out pitch and flashed a curveball and changeup. "At 6'2" 180, Gore posted utterly...

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Someone just paid $133000 for two tickets to game 5

The Cavs have the momentum heading into Game 5, unlike past year. "We just want to play a good game". A year ago, the Warriors led the Finals 3-1 with Game 5 in Oakland. The Cavaliers made sure ...

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World soccer star Drogba scores in debut with American side

World soccer star Drogba scores in debut with American side

Drogba, who after leaving English Premier League super club Chelsea for the first time in 2012 played in Turkey and China, joined the Montreal Impact of MLS following one last season in London. See ...

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Rashford handed wide role against Scotland as captain Kane leads the line

Rashford handed wide role against Scotland as captain Kane leads the line

To go 2-1 behind out of the blue like that with two special free-kicks from Griffiths, it was unbelievable character to come back a get a point. "Now you can't take your eye off the immediate goal o...

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Kevin Durant Just Wants To Focus On Game 5

I don't see anything's amusing or anything's to smile about. "We have to be physical". "If it's talking trash or knocking guys on the floor, whatever you got to do, you got to do it". Game 6, if neces...

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ICC Champions Trophy: Ben Stokes set for scan on troublesome knee

We probably didn't read the conditions as well as we could have done but credit to them on a wicket which had a little bit in. The consolation for England was their inept batting display had come ...

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Why Is Sir Patrick Stewart Chugging from a Shoe?

Why Is Sir Patrick Stewart Chugging from a Shoe?

The third place finisher, Daniel Ricciardo , poured champagne into one of his shoes. And after taking a swig of champagne from his race-worn boot for the first time since last year's United States ...

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Mets slugger Cespedes leaves game with sore left heel

Mets slugger Cespedes leaves game with sore left heel

In 20 games this year entering Monday , Cespedes had hit seven home runs with 14 RBIs while hitting.275. Cabrera got off to an ominous start with his 11th error, four more than the usually sure-han...

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