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NZ, Bangladesh face off in must-win game

NZ, Bangladesh face off in must-win game

England captain Eoin Morgan , shuffling his pack, recalled Wood and the Durham quick duly delivered the wicket his side badly needed when a rising ball took Williamson's glove and diving wicket-keeper...

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Wait, Why is Dennis Rodman Wearing a PotCoin Shirt?

Rodman, the 56-year-old five-time National Basketball Association champion, has been to North Korea on five previous occasions but not since January 2014. He also posted a video on YouTube talkin...

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Warriors top Cavs for NBA Championship

WESTERVELT: Durant's stellar play all season and throughout the playoffs vindicated Golden State's big payout to the superstar in a controversial offseason deal that had some basketball fans compl...

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Israel advances plans for 1500 new West Bank homes

Palestinian polls show support for the two-state solution has also fallen to 47 per cent due to the lack of progress in negotiations and fear over concessions they would have to make to achieve a stat...

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French Open Day 15: Nadal makes it 10

As the 2017 edition at Roland Garros began, Nadal's drought without a Grand Slam title was stretching to three full years. "Happened 10 times here already", Nadal said. Rafael Nadal dispatched ...

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Defending champ Garbine Muguruza to take on homegirl Kristina Mladenovic in Paris

This will be their first meeting on clay court.Considering how "wide open " this French Open women's draw was supposed to be, there are an very bad lot of familiar names left in the brackets as w...

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Warriors dethrone Cavaliers for second title in three years

LeBron James fell two assists shy of his second consecutive triple-double, contributing team highs of 41 points and 13 boards for the Cavaliers. The Warriors, who were playing a Game 5 for the firs...

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Fee for Man United's first summer signing confirmed by club

Fee for Man United's first summer signing confirmed by club

The last season at Benfica , during which he played 47 times, was his first campaign as a starter. United first made contact regarding Lindelof last December and Jorge Mendes, the agent trusted...

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Unraveling the case of Draymond Green and the disappearing technical foul

Jones said this kind of game - emotional, a little nasty, technical-laden - is how the Cavs need to play to continue their comeback in a Finals that is now 3-1 in the Warriors' favor. "But I thought I...

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Unseeded, just 20, Ostapenko wins French Open for 1st title

But when Halep led by a set and 3-0 in the second, with three chances to go up 4-0, she became unnerved, perhaps thinking about what it would feel like to lift the trophy. To compare French Open f...

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Warriors fans celebrate NBA title with street party

As for Durant , he was awarded the Finals MVP, a year after leaving Oklahoma City to join an already flush Warriors squad. The two embraced in 2012 and Durant , the 2017 NBA Finals MVP in his ...

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Wahab Riaz ruled out of Champions Trophy 2017 with ankle injury

Wahab Riaz ruled out of Champions Trophy 2017 with ankle injury

Indian openers Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma began the proceedings for the Men in Blue. The damage was done in the last over by Hardik Pandya , who hit 3 sixes to Imad Wasim scoring 20 runs o...

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What Royce Lewis brings to the Minnesota Twins as No 1 pick

Lewis played both shortstop and outfield in high school , but the Twins classified him as a shortstop when Commissioner Rob Manfred made the announcement at MLB Network studios. Major League Base...

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French Open Day 10: Ostapenko, Bacsinszky set up battle of the birthdays

But the duo put on a terrific performance to make the day memorable - not least setting a semi-final on their shared birthday. She came back from a set down against No10 seed Venus Williams with her s...

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IndyCar Racing Odds: Who will win the Rainguard Water Sealers 600? 6/9/17

However, as Scott Dixon explained, qualifying pace is not necessarily indicative of strong race pace. Simon Pagenaud , of France, heads into the front stretch during the IndyCar auto race at Tex...

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Manchester United agree deal to sign Victor Lindelof from Benfica

Manchester United agree deal to sign Victor Lindelof from Benfica

Jose Mourinho had identified Keane as a potential signing this summer but United announced an agreement with Benfica for Lindelof earlier this week. Reports in Portugal claim that United are fav...

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Alvaro Morata's agent suggests Manchester United transfer is close

On Monday, AS have revealed why Morata is leaving Real Madrid this summer, and is all but certain to sign for Manchester United . Morata has won two Serie A titles, two Coppa Italia titles and ...

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Sunderland make move for Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes

Sunderland make move for Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes

McInnes has previously stated his intention to stay with Aberdeen but could be tempted by a high profile job in the English Championship. McInnes, who's been at Aberdeen since April 2013, has ov...

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Sarfraz the hero as Pakistan squeeze into Champions Trophy semis

Unfortunately for them, both batsmen were out by the time they reached 162 runs, and the second half of the order proved inconsistent by comparison, adding only another 70 runs or so more followin...

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Penguins Win Stanley Cup In Historic Fashion

It was their third cup in the " Sidney Crosby era" - 2009, 2016 and 17 - and the franchise's fifth championship. Only one other player, beyond Crosby and Lemieux, has won back-to-back Smythes since t...

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Diego Costa still waiting for Chelsea's decision

Diego Costa still waiting for Chelsea's decision

Diego Costa says he is still waiting for Chelsea to make their decision over his future after scoring in Spain's victory in Macedonia . His former club Atletico cannot register new players unt...

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Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant look to build a Warriors dynasty

The Warriors took the lead at the 6:37 mark in the second quarter, and although Cleveland made some formidable runs, getting within three points early in the fourth quarter, Golden State didn't le...

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No cause to fire special counsel Mueller: deputy attorney general

She said such a move would "destroy any shred of trust in the president's judgment that remains over here". "And so that's what I would do", Rosenstein said. COLLINS: And second, if President Tr...

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Tough rough: US Open conditions can rob drama from a major

McIlroy arrived at Erin Hills last Friday. As European Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn backed the world number two to play his way into contention at this week's US Open , McIlroy knows everything h...

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SHOWDOWN: Sessions battles top Democratic senator over Comey's testimony

The public testimony Tuesday before the Senate Intelligence committee should yield Sessions' most extensive comments to date on questions that have dogged his tenure as attorney general and that led...

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Warriors parade set for Thursday in Oakland

Warriors parade set for Thursday in Oakland

The 2017 NBA Finals MVP was brilliant in the series, averaging 35.2 points, 8.4 rebounds, and 5.4 assists. Not to mention he got a quick jab at his critics with a well-timed Nike commercial shor...

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BREAKING Jailed US student Otto Warmbier released by North Korea

But on his final night in Pyongyang - New Year's Eve - Warmbier apparently went to a staff-only floor of his hotel and attempted to take down a large propaganda sign lauding the regime. Tillerson ...

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Ibrahimovic to leave Manchester United

The 35-year-old striker saw his exit from Old Trafford confirmed by the release of the Red Devils' retained list yesterday. He would have triggered a one-year extension to his £19 million annual w...

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A bittersweet ending with Penguins for Marc-Andre Fleury

A bittersweet ending with Penguins for Marc-Andre Fleury

Add in a complete abdication of calling the standards in terms of penalties, and the games late in the playoffs, including the final, looked more like street brawls than artistry. It's hard to argue w...

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ICC Champions Trophy predictions: Which team will win CT 2017?

Hardik Pandya made a great start in his first outing in England as he slammed an unbeaten 80 off 54 balls to help India beat Bangladesh in the ICC Champions Trophy warm-up clash at The Oval....

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