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Otto Warmbier, jailed US student, freed by North Korea

Tillerson said the State Department had secured Warmbier's release per a decision from President Trump , and that the student was on his way home via a USA military base in Sapporo, Japan, to b...

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Golden State defeat Cleveland Cavaliers to claim National Basketball Association crown

He proudly claimed after the loss that he put forth his best effort and had no reason to hang his head. It was at that point that the momentum of the contest shifted dramatically with the Warriors goi...

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Golden State Warriors win the NBA Finals

I'm just so happy Kevin has broken through. Monday night's win, which gave Golden State their second National Basketball Association title in the past three seasons, capped a near-perfect run throug...

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Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to clinch NBA title

Durant - drafted as second-overall pick by the Seattle SuperSonics in 2007 - was an easy choice for the Finals MVP. But the Warriors bench has been the difference through three quarters. Golden Sta...

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Penguins Stanley Cup parade details, route announced

Penguins Stanley Cup parade details, route announced

Last night, the Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Nashville Predators 2-0 in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup finals , winning the series 4-2 and capping off a run of back-to-back seasons as the top team...

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2; Djokovic slides to No. 4, worst since '09

2; Djokovic slides to No. 4, worst since '09

It's true that after 2012 what happened with my knees has made it tougher and tougher to compete on grass. Asked what the most hard moments were during the past fortnight, Nadal was stumped. Durin...

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Golden State Warriors parade set for Thursday in Oakland

The Spurs lost in the Western Conference finals, but had Kawhi Leonard get injured in Game 1 of the series, leaving them without much chance to compete. But the Warriors look like they're on the brink...

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Golden State Warriors To Skip Visit To Trump White House

Golden State Warriors To Skip Visit To Trump White House

The Golden State Warriors' 2017 championship parade is set to begin at 10 a.m. local time in the Bay Area on Thursday. Championship celebrations at the White House have become a tradition in Ame...

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Slam drought done, Nadal heads to grass

Slam drought done, Nadal heads to grass

And suddenly, these two guys who - I don't want to say they were written off, but they certainly were B-level stars to Djokovic - have suddenly re-emerged. " Andy Murray at his best will give him a g...

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Players walk out to sound of Oasis song for France-England

Forster was disappointed to be the odd goalkeeper out in Southgate's selection and the England manager said: "I've spoken to him and of course he's disappointed". He infrequently returned to midfi...

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Finals MVP Durant celebrates with fans outside Oracle Arena

Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant finally has the National Basketball Association championship that eluded him for nine seasons and a MVP award to go with it. With a superstar in Durant teami...

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Cavs' best not enough, trail 3-0 in NBA Finals

They won a championship, and a year ago it was the greatest regular-season team we had played, probably one of the best postseason teams that everybody's ever seen as well, but we were just able to ov...

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Kevin Durant Shows DC Love After NBA Championship Win

Silver pointed out that the Warriors had succeeded through savvy drafting and player development before signing Kevin Durant , who became NBA Finals MVP . "There's a point where I tried to analyze...

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Warriors capture their second National Basketball Association title in three years

Steve Kerr is expected to return to the Golden State Warriors' sideline after the team won its second National Basketball Association championship in three seasons under Kerr's direction on Monda...

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Finals MVP Kevin Durant helps bring Golden State Warriors another NBA title

Fast-forward a year later and Durant has been named 2017 NBA Finals MVP, having scored 30-plus points in all five games en route to his first NBA Championship. The Warriors won the title in 2015 bef...

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AB de Villiers to lead South Africa in three T20Is against England

The capitulation meant South Africa were all out for 191 and India , who had bowled professionally and disciplined, were guided home by impressive knocks from Shikhar Dhawan (78) and captain Vir...

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Premier League considering Saturday night & Sunday morning kick-offs

Premier League considering Saturday night & Sunday morning kick-offs

When will the Premier League fixtures be released? Some of those extra 22 games could be shown at 7.45pm on Saturday evenings which, let's be honest, is not the craziest idea in the world for fans...

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Aaron Ramsey confident over Panenka penalty against Serbia

Here, Press Association Sport looks at some key talking points ahead of the contest. We know it's not going to be straightforward, it never is in Tbilisi, but we have to hope the Georgians are going t...

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'Soft dismissals a concern' - Sarfraz

Although Pakistan players have a whole new host of challenges approaching them, they have good reason to celebrate on Monday. According to Sangakkara, both teams made plenty of mistakes, but it wa...

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Griezmann 'called Mourinho to explain United snub'

The Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne, Switzerland, on Thursday morning upheld Atletico Madrid's two-window transfer ban , which was imposed by Federation Internationale de Football Asso...

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Warriors Fans Celebrate NBA Title With Rowdy Street Party

One player who is nearly assuredly leaving this summer is reserve guard Ian Clark - the Warriors would need to use a tax-payer midlevel exception to keep him, but given the emergence of Patrick McCa...

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Steve Kerr expected to return as Golden State Warriors coach

Some fans thought they wouldn't win Game 5. Correction: This piece originally stated James achieved a triple-double in Game Five. Here's a quick rundown of everything LeBron discussed after the Fina...

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Hart makes way as Heaton and Butland handed England chances

England will field different goalkeepers in each half in Tuesday's friendly against France , manager Gareth Southgate said. Heaton , the Burnley goalkeeper, is to make his full debut in the S...

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Lions loss another lesson ahead of tests - Gatland

Lions loss another lesson ahead of tests - Gatland

Lions head coach Warren Gatland pointed to the soft penalties his side gave away which cost them in their defeat to the Highlanders . The Highlanders defeated the Lions 23-22. Gatland hasn't...

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AB de Villiers to lead South Africa in T20I series against England

England are the form team but India know how to win big games". "I ran him out", he added, referring to the manner of the captain's dismissal at the Oval on Sunday. "It's a chance for South African ...

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Claudio Ranieri set to take over at Nantes subject to league clearance

Claudio Ranieri set to take over at Nantes subject to league clearance

It is claimed that Ranieri's move is being delayed because of an LFP regulation stipulating that head coaches in Ligue 1 must be under the age of 65. "I don't know the reason why", he told French ra...

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Golden State Pushes Past Cleveland, Wins NBA Championship

Golden State Pushes Past Cleveland, Wins NBA Championship

Patrick McCaw #0 of the Golden State Warriors while LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers goes for a block in Game Five of the 2017 NBA Finals on June 12, 2017 at Oracle Arena in Oaklan...

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The champs are here! Penguins arrive in Pittsburgh with Stanley Cup

The champs are here! Penguins arrive in Pittsburgh with Stanley Cup

It was the second important game-opening goal by the Predators disallowed in the series, of course, adding fuel to the conspiracy fire. Boucher and Burmeister spoke with Phil Pritchard, the "NHL Keepe...

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Penguins defeat Predators, defend Stanley Cup title

Penguins defeat Predators, defend Stanley Cup title

Center Sidney Crosby , who scored eight goals and dished out 19 assists in 24 playoff games, was named Conn Smythe Trophy victor as postseason most valuable player for the second straight yea...

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'Erin Hills is like a links course on steroids'

Open rough. Although 47-year-old Mickelson is skipping the event for the first time since 1993 to be with daughter Amanda as she graduates from high school, Scott says there is a good reason why has...

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