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India vs Pakistan: BSF jawans send best wishes to Kohli & Co

A sell-out crowd is expected at the Edgbaston ground in Birmingham - a city with one of the largest Asian populations in Britain - while the worldwide television audience for Sunday's match could ru...

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Man Utd have "no intention" of selling De Gea

The Portugal ace has scored 40 goals in all competitions to help Madrid to a second Champions League final in a row and claim their first LaLiga title since 2012. Manchester City's £35m purchase of ...

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Kevin Durant destroys Game 1

Open up the beer fridge, pass the Pringles and turn up the "Roundball Rock": the NBA Finals tipoff on Thursday when the Golden State Warriors host the Cleveland Cavaliers . James has reached a ra...

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Gareth Bale's Real Madrid create history in Cardiff

Real won the match 4-1. When Juventus enjoyed spells of pressure in the first half, Real largely held firm. Madrid had looked to be facing an uphill battle after Mario Mandzukic cancelled out ...

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Champions Trophy 2017: Virat Kohli denies animosity with Anil Kumble

Champions Trophy 2017: Virat Kohli denies animosity with Anil Kumble

That was the no-nonsense response of the India captain Virat Kohli to reports swirling around the team that he is at the centre of a rift with coach Anil Kumble . Pakistan , captained by Sarfraz...

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Albert Pujols hits 600th career homer; 9th to join club

Albert Pujols hits 600th career homer; 9th to join club

Pujols also became the first player to hit a grand slam for No. 600. Pujols paused at the dugout steps to wave to the crowd — and to plant a kiss on Deidre, who had given him the same message Friday...

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ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Preview: Sri Lanka vs South Africa

Amla became the fastest batsman to achieve the milestone of 25 One-day worldwide hundred, taking 151 innings, which surpassed India's Virat Kohli (162 matches). Jeevan Mendis (11) and Chandimal (12...

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Sarfraz: 'You will see a different Pakistan team'

Sarfraz: 'You will see a different Pakistan team'

Nothing different, the Indian captain , on India-Pakistan, the day before. - ANI (@ANI_news) June 3, 2017 Kohli , however, indirectly admitted to a tiff with the former leg-spinner, saying there...

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Ronaldo strikes 2nd as Real Madrid go 3-1 up in final

Ronaldo strikes 2nd as Real Madrid go 3-1 up in final

But Jupp Heynckes's Madrid rose to the challenge and ended the club's 32-year wait to win a seventh European Cup thanks to Predrag Mijatovic's cool finish from a tight angle in the 66th minute. Madrid...

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Manchester United to face Real Madrid in European Super Cup

This was also the second time that Croatian footballer Mateo Kovačić took home the championship medal with Real Madrid . Ronaldo's first goal of the game was equalized by this outstanding bicycle...

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Sarfraz promises to do something out of the box against India

Sarfraz promises to do something out of the box against India

All I know is that the captain/coach relationship is nearly like a marriage. The match between India vs Pakistan remains in highlights till many days. Pakistan has a lethal bowling attack whe...

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ICC assures fans on safety, security in Champions Trophy

ICC assures fans on safety, security in Champions Trophy

While being asked about the mindset before and during the game against Pakistan , Virat Kohli said that India - Pakistan games are always high quality games because of the excitements from the ...

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Ronaldo inspires Real Madrid to Champions League glory in Cardiff

The Frenchman recalled previous criticism when he said: "I don't want to say I'm very good because before I was scandalously bad as a coach and now I'm supposed to be the best". It is understood that ...

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Mandzukic cracker answers Ronaldo opener in final

After the Champions League final, Ronaldo gave a trademark and hilarious post-match interview. Saturday's Cardiff final was the fourth time Ronaldo had lifted the famous trophy, having first won...

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I'm delighted, I'm Champions League's top scorer again - Cristiano Ronaldo

Juventus are aiming to become the second Italian club after Inter Milan in 2010 to win the treble, the Serie A, Coppa Italia and the Champions League titles in the same season. "The only criticism I ...

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Real crowned kings of Europe, book Club World Cup place

Real Madrid defended their Champions League trophy with a convincing 4-1 win over Juventus in Cardiff on Saturday night. The strike was Madrid's 500th in the Champions League - Ronaldo's nex...

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Richard Jefferson says Cavs just need to 'execute, and not panic'

The presence of the Grammy Award-winning performer even caught the attention of ESPN analyst Jeff Van Gundy, who after a LeBron James dunk during the first quarter said, "I don't know about this, ...

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Demand for NBA Finals tickets has Cavs fans thinking of selling

So what's going to happen in the NBA Finals when the Cavs meet the Warriors in a rematch for the championship? NBA Commissioner Adam Silver pushed back against that narrative speaking on "Mik...

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'Spectacular' Ronaldo revels in Madrid's dream finale

The strike was Madrid's 500th in the Champions League - Ronaldo's next was the 600th of his career and took him beyond great rival Lionel Messi as top scorer in this season's competition. Asensio s...

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic Wants To Stay In EPL - Mino Raiola

We have a lot of offers and ideas and we have to evaluate them. That, and his contract situation - it expires later this month - has made the acquisition of a direct replacement for Ibrahimovic, rat...

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Mike Trout sprains thumb in Angels' loss to Marlins

Mike Trout sprains thumb in Angels' loss to Marlins

In the fifth, Urena walked Mike Trout , who stole second base a few moments later and got up from the play in pain. Trout , who was 0 for 2 when he left the game, had X-rays taken after the game,...

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Champions League final: Mario Mandzukic had no business scoring this absurd goal

We won the league on the very last day. At the same time, they were facing a Real Madrid side that had rampaged into their second consecutive final. Bookended by Ronaldo's goal was a go-ahead score ...

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Joel Embiid reacts to Real Madrid Champions League win

And whatever French coach Zinedine Zidane told his Real players at halftime succeeded in producing a display of dominance that, once Brazilian Casemiro had put them 2-1 up on the hour, never looked ...

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Denver Post writer 'uncomfortable' with Japanese man winning Indy 500

Denver Post writer 'uncomfortable' with Japanese man winning Indy 500

Alonso qualified fifth for McLaren-Honda-Andretti and led 27 laps of the race on Sunday despite it being his first on an oval and in an Indy auto. It's worth noting the Civil War ended 152 years ag...

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After one last rout, champion Cavaliers give Celtics credit

After one last rout, champion Cavaliers give Celtics credit

After breaking their franchise half-time record in the playoffs with 75 points, and an 18 point lead, Lebron made a decision to put himself in the history books as well tonight, passing Michael Jeffre...

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Alonso: I will be happy with Indy 500 result regardless

The race takes place on Sunday. It has been all Alonso, all the time, since the two-time Formula One champion announced last month he would skip the race in Monaco to run the Indianapolis 500 ...

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Cláudia Gadelha Submits Karolina Kowalkiewicz For First Round Win

Cláudia Gadelha Submits Karolina Kowalkiewicz For First Round Win

What was the highlight of the fight? With the full pressure of fighting in her homeland heaped upon her shoulders, the general opinion was that Gadelha would look to use her grappling and submissio...

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Cristiano Ronaldo bags brace as Real Madrid clinch Champions League

Juventus' Mario Mandzukic, left, scores during the Champions League final soccer match between Juventus and Real Madrid at the Millennium stadium in Cardiff , Wales Saturday June 3, 2017 . "I'm...

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Murray fells Del Potro in Paris

Murray fells Del Potro in Paris

Karen Khachanov , who were rained out after the Russian won the first set. A remarkable effort saw Del Potro break back for 5-5, before he dropped serve and allowed his opponent to control proceed...

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Ankara sends diplomatic note over 'violence outside Turkish mission in Washington'

Ankara sends diplomatic note over 'violence outside Turkish mission in Washington'

In a statement, Turkey's Foreign Ministry said USA authorities acted " contrary to diplomatic rules and practices " and called for a full investigation into the incident. Bass and the Turkish of...

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Andy Murray advances to second round of French Open

The Scotsman was better with his second-serve. His game's biggest weakness has been returning opponents' serves. Chung Hyeon, South Korea, def. Sam Querrey (27), United States, 6-4, 3-6, 6-3, 6-3. "...

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Ronaldo helps Real Madrid become first team to retain CL title

The two teams will square off at the Philip II National Arena in Skopje, Macedonia, on August 8, with United having won the Europa League last month. Juventus also had substitute Juan Cuadrado di...

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PGA Tour commissioner says Tiger Woods is like family

PGA Tour commissioner says Tiger Woods is like family

When police searched him and asked him if he was wearing a necklace or anything similar, he said "a few screws in the body". It is painful to see Woods, once one of the most dominant athletes across...

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Durant powers Warriors rout over Cavs in Finals opener

Durant powers Warriors rout over Cavs in Finals opener

Using each player's total points, rebounds, and assists per 36 minutes, as well as Player Efficiency Rating , which measures a player's all-around contributions, the two stars have produced almost id...

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Durant explains why a slumping Klay Thompson is still key for Warriors

That's why players getting a lot of time with the media can be a negative. "I'm not so sure we're not having the same conversation next year about the team that lost trying to tie it 2-2". "Defensiv...

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Zinedine Zidane establishes dynasty as Real Madrid make history again

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates Real Madrid's 4-1 victory Saturday. Zidane, who has presided over those back-to-back Champions League successes, admitted that Madrid struggled in the first half, w...

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Warriors defeat Cavaliers in NBA Finals opener

Their main objective is to be more physical. Using each player's total points, rebounds, and assists per 36 minutes, as well as Player Efficiency Rating , which measures a player's all-around contr...

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No problems with Kumble, don't spread rumours: Virat

No problems with Kumble, don't spread rumours: Virat

Kumble has helped India win all five Test series since his appointment in June a year ago. "There has been a lot of speculation and a lot of things written by people without actually being a part...

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Cavs focus on improving physicality for Game 2

Cavs focus on improving physicality for Game 2

We were able to lay out the roadmap for a Cavaliers upset, and Game 1 confirmed most of what we thought going in. The Warriors had 12 steals to none by Cleveland, outscored the Cavaliers 56-30 in ...

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Djokovic trails 2-1 against Schwartzman in Paris

The lopsided match was Nadal's best ever showing at the French Open. The first set saw both players exchanged service games, before took control as he raced into a 4-1 lead. Djokovic walked over a...

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