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Stevenson and Fonfara ready to do it again

Stevenson and Fonfara ready to do it again

The Stevenson-Fonfara rematch will air live on Showtime this Saturday as part of a fight card that will also feature the Eleider Alvarez - Stevenson's mandatory challenger for the light heavyweight ti...

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James Haskell stays on message ahead of Provincial Barbarians clash

The signs were there from the kick-off, the Barbarians taking the kick-off and then piling on the pressure in the Lions 22 with multiple attacks from the lineout. On the burst: Rhys Webb. He also ...

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Stephen Curry's pep talk for his Warriors teammates: Be yourselves

Stephen Curry's pep talk for his Warriors teammates: Be yourselves

I mean seriously how can you not. It is what it is. That series would've been over long before that, missing the late MJ drama that made it so memorable. Golden State was so good that Lue called them...

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Rihanna's Heckling and Dabbing Means Warriors in Four

Rihanna's Heckling and Dabbing Means Warriors in Four

Perhaps even more impressively, Hayward noted Golden State's often underrated defense, which gave the Cavaliers trouble right after tip-off. That allowed whoever was playing the ball - in a lot of...

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Jungels wins 15th stage as Dumoulin keeps pink jersey

Jungels wins 15th stage as Dumoulin keeps pink jersey

With the likes of Nibali, Quintana and Zakarin all raising the tempo while Dumoulin struggled behind, questions will be asked whether the riders broke the unwritten rules of cycling and had not honour...

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WBA head calls for rematch of N'Dam-Murata middleweight bout

WBA head calls for rematch of N'Dam-Murata middleweight bout

N'Dam was awarded the bout on points. N'Dam was declared the victor 116-111, 115-112, whilst the third judge looked to have it about right with 117-110 in favor of Murata. In what seemed to be a str...

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Padres put Jered Weaver on 10-day DL with ailing hip

Padres put Jered Weaver on 10-day DL with ailing hip

Added Green: "There's a lot to be said for putting the ball in play with two strikes". During Richard's climb back to the majors, he played for Green with Double-A Mobile in 2014. Arizona Diamondbac...

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Here's who was sitting together on the Lions flights to New Zealand

The key to the series will be whether they can then put the All Blacks under pressure for sustained periods, particularly in the opening test when the hosts are traditionally at their most vulnerable....

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Warburton to lead Lions in opener

Warburton to lead Lions in opener

But there's something curious about this particular test match. Players have been selected from Scotland, England , Ireland and Wales to take on the All Blacks. The Lions only arrived in the coun...

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I understand why James wants to leave Real : Ronaldo

Inter are willing to pay the €60 million necessary to sign him but United will not go higher than €40m. Manchester United are rumoured to have rejected a huge £60m offer from Real Madrid for fan...

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Primetime Ratings: ABC Rolls With NBA Finals

He had six slams in the first half alone for the Warriors , who at 13-0 are already the first team to go this far in a postseason unblemished. Golden State answered with a 126-91 rout nearly a mo...

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Injured Chris Woakes out of Champions Trophy

That said, it could still become a little bit of a tester if there were weather-related interruptions, which is a constant possibility with all matches played in England at this time of the year. "I...

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Playoffs exit could spell retirement for Spurs great Ginobili

Playing without Kawhi Leonard and Tony Parker , the Spurs had little shot of upstaging the mighty Golden State Warriors , who are marching into the 2017 NBA Finals with an unprecedented 12-0...

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Champions Trophy 2017: Batsmen to watch out for

Champions Trophy 2017: Batsmen to watch out for

Mashrafe Mortaza , the Bangladesh captain , could not control his laughter. They are a very good bowling side. Done in by nerves to start with, keeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik feels he has a good c...

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England beat Bangadesh in ICC Champions Trophy opener

England beat Bangadesh in ICC Champions Trophy opener

He bowls what I call the "Pakistani Yorker" nearly at will. "We have nothing to lose , we just want to play our natural game", Sarfraz said last week. In the 2nd practise game, Men in Blue put the ...

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Zinedine Zidane revels in Real Madrid's La Liga triumph

The team's stars did not disappoint. Malaga kept up a good fight. Benzema added a second after 55 minutes to seal Madrid's first title in five years , José Mourinho being the man in charge of th...

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Cricket fan takes classic catch during Australia, New Zealand Champions Trophy washout

Cricket fan takes classic catch during Australia, New Zealand Champions Trophy washout

Williamson had laid the foundation for better, taking a particular liking to all-rounder John Hastings, off whom he muscled 42 runs in 25 balls but Luke Ronchi's frenetic 65 was the only other subst...

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Cristiano Ronaldo at his best ahead of Champions League final

Once again their former player, Alvaro Morata, scored for Juventus and this goal was protected till the end of the game. "All I can do is try to not concede goals , but he is in better position...

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Real Madrid vs. Juventus odds 2017: Champions League final betting preview, analysis

He has declared himself fully fit for his third Champions League final, but coach Zinedine Zidane still won't say if he will return to the starting lineup. Juve have won the trophy twice, in 1985 ...

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Embarrassed Nikoloz Basilashvili Wants To Learn From Thrashing

He has a 98-2 win-loss record. But he dominated the final two sets 6-1, 6-1 to advance. "Honestly, I went through so many emotions during this match that I don't know what to say". Zeballos carried ...

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Death row inmate: Execution drugs won't work

Arthur has won multiple execution delays, partly because his attorneys have pursued appeals arguing lethal injection procedures would be painful because he suffers from a heart condition. In a telepho...

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Novak Djokovic wants to develop something special with coach Andre Agassi

The Serbian said Agassi, who started working with Djokovic only days ago, would leave at the end of the week due to prior commitments. Kyrgios got into a dispute with the umpire in the second set wh...

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Zidane: This Juventus are better than past teams

Zidane was on the losing side when Juventus and Real Madrid met in the 1998 Champions League final - Predrag Mijatovic securing a 1-0 win for Los Blancos . "Loads of great players on display,...

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Alan Jackson Performing Before Game Three Of Stanley Cup Final

Alan Jackson Performing Before Game Three Of Stanley Cup Final

Hockey fans have spent the whole Stanley Cup playoffs hearing how awesome the atmosphere is inside the Nashville Predators' Bridgestone Arena . But, as I mentioned before, nothing sticks out like a...

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Leckie thrilled to join 'fantastic club' Hertha Berlin

Leckie thrilled to join 'fantastic club' Hertha Berlin

Leckie said he had a few new offers to consider but ultimately chose Hertha due to their recent success and Europa League berth. Gladbach first team finished ninth on the Bundesliga ladder, and desp...

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Former Barcelona president arrested over money laundering charges

Former Barcelona president arrested over money laundering charges

Before becoming Barça's president in 2010, Rosell was the head of Nike Brazil, which manufactures uniforms for the national team. Additionally, Police raided offices, homes, and businesses in Barce...

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National Hockey League fines Ducks captain for 'inappropriate remark'

Brandon Montour penetrated into the deep slot for a wrist shot that Rinne could not control. Neither forward made the trip to Nashville . "We've seen a lot of adversity", winger Chris Wagner sai...

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Real Madrid vs Juventus head-to-head

A world champion with Italy in 2006 and eight-time Serie A victor with Juventus , Buffon finished on the losing side in his two previous Champions League finals in 2003 and 2015. The more creative ...

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Champions League: Which formation should Juventus use against Real Madrid?

According to Gerard Pique, Juve's defence is like a "mountain", after Barcelona lost to them in the quarterfinal. "Two of them were when I was a young player at Parma, and I know Alex Ferguson and A...

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DeGrom scratched by Mets because of weather forecast

DeGrom scratched by Mets because of weather forecast

Dinelson Lamet earned the win by tossing five strong innings in his major league debut Thursday night as the rebuilding Padres earned their first series victory in nearly a month by beating the reel...

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Serial victor Alves keen to add page to Juventus story

But that's probably because if I had dreams about all their great players then I wouldn't have enough time for anything else. I don't know if that's a concern to our rivals, but we don't live on our...

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Duffy shines, Royals blast four HR's to beat Yankees

Duffy shines, Royals blast four HR's to beat Yankees

Tanaka is 5-3 with a 6.56 ERA, though that figure would be 8.08 without the complete-game shutout he threw on April 27. Carter quickly made up for his near-miscue, hitting a solo homer in the bottom...

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Players relish first chance to play in Cup final

Players relish first chance to play in Cup final

Nashville , a first-time Final participant, heads home with a sizeable task. After the Malkin goal, Predators coach Peter Laviolette turned to backup Juuse Saros , another terrible performance...

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It Took Just Over Three Minutes for Pittsburgh to Obliterate Nashville

It Took Just Over Three Minutes for Pittsburgh to Obliterate Nashville

This after Rinne, who entered the Cup Final with a 12-4 playoff record, a 1.70 goals-against average and a.941 save percentage, surrendered four goals on 11 shots in Game 1 . Rinne has struggled agai...

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A case of the drunken cricketer and the parrot defense

A case of the drunken cricketer and the parrot defense

Black Caps cricketer Doug Bracewell has been sentenced to a hundred hours community work for driving at more than three times the legal alcohol limit. "This was no-one's fault but my own". 'I'm deep...

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Dixon, Franchitti safe after armed robbery at drive-thru

Dixon, Franchitti safe after armed robbery at drive-thru

Andretti's son, Marco, thrived despite taking on extra coaching duties this May. Since then, it's been all hands to the pump as he prepares for this weekend's Indy 500. He only had a lead in four ...

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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

Slurring his speech as he tried to answer the officers' questions, Woods had difficulty standing and kept weaving and bobbing. TMZ published the police footage of the auto stop, field sobriety ...

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Souza Belts A Pair Of Homers, Rays End Three Game Skid

Souza Belts A Pair Of Homers, Rays End Three Game Skid

The Angels would end up getting just four hits total and if it weren't for The Machine's 597th round-tripper, they'd have been shutout. He had a tough-luck outing in his most recent start, making his ...

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Margaret Court blames gay plot for arena row

Margaret Court blames gay plot for arena row

Queenslander Stosur, speaking after beating American Bethanie Mattek-Sands to reach the French Open fourth round, said Court was "digging a very big hole for herself". "But look, I actually really lik...

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Bowlers give India strong chance to defend CT title: Laxman

All-rounder Hardik Pandya lends a good balance and for the first time , India have a four-pronged pace attack of Umesh Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami and Jasprit Bumrah. - TIMES NOW (@Time...

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