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Cristiano Ronaldo - The numbers don't lie

The Italian champions' defensive wall had been nearly impregnable all season in Europe but was reduced to rubble as Real roared to victory with three goals after the break. "I am very happy, it is one...

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Penguins lose special teams battle, game to Nashville

Penguins lose special teams battle, game to Nashville

He's been the backbone for our team. Country star Keith Urban and wife, actress Nicole Kidman , were high-fiving inside the arena and they had plenty of company. Rinne stopped the next 26 shots for...

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Gianluigi Buffon cannot explain Juve´s second half Champions League final slump

Next year will be much more hard. Zidane, who has presided over those back-to-back Champions League successes, admitted that Madrid struggled in the first half, when Juventus played with no shor...

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Trump criticized for tweet on London mayor after bridge attacks

At least seven people were killed. The Australian government also said one of its citizens was among the injured. The Royal Thai Embassy in London issued a warning to Thais in England to stay ...

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Ariana Grande returns to stage for Manchester benefit show

As she and others took to the stage, the message was made repeatedly clear: Whether Manchester , London, Paris or Orlando, the terrorists won't win. Grande said she wanted to return to the "incredi...

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Timea Bacsinszky ends Venus Williams's run at 2017 French Open

Timea Bacsinszky ends Venus Williams's run at 2017 French Open

Wozniacki next faces teenager Jelena Ostapenko , who is the first woman from Latvia to make it to the French Open quarterfinals in the professional era. And as Muguruza walked to the locker room afte...

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Warriors sprint to 2-0 lead in NBA Finals with another rout

You can't go into the game saying, 'Oh, KD is going to have six driving lanes to the rim and where don't get touched and he dunks. Watch this sequence from a few possessions earlier.Late in the fourth...

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Penguins' soft-spoken Malkin lets play speak for itself

Penguins' soft-spoken Malkin lets play speak for itself

Pittsburgh goalie Matt Murray stopped 37 of 38. The Cup final will end in a hurry if Rinne doesn't rediscover his game. The Pittsburgh Penguins took a commanding 2-0 series lead on Wednesda...

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When is Game 3 of the NBA Finals?

When is Game 3 of the NBA Finals?

The Cavs are not shook by this. Curry didn't play his best in the series, shooting 5 of 23 in Game 2. With the Cavs not taking the ball away from them, the Warriors tied an National Basketball Ass...

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More than 1000 soccer fans injured in stampede in Turin, Italy

More than 1000 soccer fans injured in stampede in Turin, Italy

Turin's police chief said the stampede may have been triggered by someone letting off a firework. During the second half of the match, which Real Madrid went on to win 4-1, video cameras showed a ...

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Aston Villa reportedly battle Burnley in the race to sign global midfielder

Aston Villa reportedly battle Burnley in the race to sign global midfielder

Well, the Republic of Ireland worldwide has nearly been at the Britannia Stadium for a decade having joined Stoke from Sheffield Wednesday in 2008, but the 33-year-old looks set to leave this summer a...

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Warriors, LeBron have streaks to watch in Game 2

Warriors, LeBron have streaks to watch in Game 2

It was announced about 100 minutes before tip-off, and then Kerr showed up for the pregame media session, surprise! "Well, it's been a great run but none of that matters unless we can finish the job...

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National Football League relaxing touchdown celebration rules for players

There were two ties in 2016, one between the Seattle Seahawks and Arizona Cardinals and the other a week later between the Washington Redskins and Cincinnati Bengals. So things like weapon imagery, ...

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California sixth-grader wins National Spelling Bee with "marocain"

Ananya Vinay sat down with the Associated Press to show off her tremendous spelling skills after winning this year's Scripps National Spelling Bee . For some, the prep work paid off big time , enab...

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'Kiki' Mladenovic feeds off home crowd to advance

'Kiki' Mladenovic feeds off home crowd to advance

Add it all up, and it means that there will be a first-time major title victor at the end of the tournament . Bacsinszky delivered a terminal blow for the new guard when she downed 36-year-old Ven...

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Warriors coach Steve Kerr back on bench in Game 2

Warriors coach Steve Kerr back on bench in Game 2

The Warriors are an National Basketball Association record 13-0 in this year's playoffs, and their undefeated record will not be broken on Sunday unless Cleveland takes better care of the ball, Jame...

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The Spell Is Broken for Indiana's Top Bee Competitors

The Spell Is Broken for Indiana's Top Bee Competitors

IN spellers have won the bee three times, including twice in a five-year span, in 2004 and 2008. However, Ba fared much better. After hearing the word's definition - an attempt to commit a crime o...

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Warriors blow out Cavaliers again in Game 2

Going into game two we'll be a lot more settled in, a lot better on the defensive end. "And we forced them to 20 turnovers and they still beat us pretty good, so we've got to be much better, too". It'...

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Djokovic struggles in victory; Nadal rolls to easy win

His countryman Carreno Busta, who has enjoyed a meteoric rise in the last 18 months, going from a ranking of 67 at the start of 2016 to world No.21, sent Canadian world No.6 Milos Raonic packing in fi...

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Kohli and Yuvraj lead India rout of Pakistan

India had nearly tuned out themselves, Kedhar Jadhav inexplicably putting down a dolly at cover, but Pakistan's race to the bottom continued. "That really deflated the opposition and that gave me...

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Stephen Curry puts LeBron James in a blender

For his part, James said his attitude about a playoff game doesn't change whether he is playing before supportive fans in Cleveland or crowds yelling against him on the road. Kevin Love tries but can ...

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Bryce Harper charges mound, has fistfight with Hunter Strickland

Major League Baseball is likely to suspend both Harper and Strickland and perhaps more as benches cleared, but just how long will the two be out of action? After Hunter Strickland drilled Bryce Harpe...

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Draymond Green: Finals suspension last year 'woke me up'

Draymond Green: Finals suspension last year 'woke me up'

Assists_Cleveland 15 (James 8), Golden State 31 (Curry 10). James hit 8 of 12 shots and had 18 points in the first half as the Cavaliers , down 50-38 at one point, hung within 67-64 at the break. P...

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Hall of Fame Pitcher Jim Bunning Dies at 85

Bunning's son, David, a federal judge, tweeted "Heaven got its No 1 starter today". Bunning made a decision to leave the Senate in 2010 after tension with his own party. "Or is his increased belli...

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Baltimore Orioles vs. Boston Red Sox

The Red Sox were able to get one base runner in each of the first two innings - Xander Bogaerts doubled in the first and Vazquez singled in the second - but neither scored. He lost two in a row befo...

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Warriors' Mike Brown expected to coach Game 2

Curry didn't score in the second quarter, however. The Cavaliers defense far more active, and at points that forced a hurried Warriors team into turnovers. The Cavs wore the uniforms in Games 5 ...

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Blue Jays Beat Yankees, 7-5

Activated off the disabled list before the game after being out since May 10 because of a sore shoulder, Liriano (3-2) allowed two runs and four hits in five-plus innings. "We're getting it from all s...

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Warriors beat Cavs 132-113, take 2-0 Finals lead

He played three years of varsity baseball at Columbia High School as a pitcher and has extensive knowledge of other professional sports like the NFL, NBA , and National Hockey League. Golden State ha...

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NBA Eastern Conference Finals

NBA Eastern Conference Finals

But they remembered in time to salvage Game 4, and are now one victory from their third straight NBA Finals duel with the Golden State Warriors . And then we come out, we get some tremendous look...

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Ronaldo deserves Ballon d'Or, says Perez

It's been suggested that it's only a matter of time before a Neymar or a Paulo Dybala reach the level where they're competing for Ballon d'Or recognition but that nearly certainly won't be this year. ...

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Tiger Woods asleep at the wheel before DUI arrest

Tiger Woods asleep at the wheel before DUI arrest

A breathalyzer test on Woods registered a score of.000. The former world number one has blamed the DUI arrest near his home in Jupiter, Florida on an adverse reaction to prescription medicatio...

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Predators hoping to advance to first-ever Stanley Cup Final

Predators hoping to advance to first-ever Stanley Cup Final

Without Ryan Johansen , that task is immeasurably tougher. ANAHEIM , Calif. (AP) - Pontus Aberg scored his first career playoff goal with 8:59 to play, and the Nashville Predators moved to the...

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Murray and Wawrinka sweep into French Open last 16

His expectations on arriving in Paris were rather different to normal after a poor run of form on the clay, but Murray looked much more like his usual self in a straight-sets win over Juan Martin de...

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Former Michigan State star Draymond Green: I cost Warriors 2016 NBA Finals

Former Michigan State star Draymond Green: I cost Warriors 2016 NBA Finals

It is Thompson's shooting, though, that provides a different dimension to the Warriors on offense. That is even more true for postseason veterans like Love, who won last year's championship in l...

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We were powerless to resist Real firepower, says Juventus manager Allegri

Three summers ago Rodriguez was the most wanted players in world football after a dazzling display at the World Cup. The Portugal superstar's opener was cancelled out by an astonishing Mario Mandzu...

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Jose Aldo still planning for a rematch with Conor McGregor

Jose Aldo still planning for a rematch with Conor McGregor

Max Holloway stopped Jose Aldo in the third round by TKO to unify the UFC featherweight title in the main event of UFC 212 tonight in Rio de Janeiro. He's the 2015 champ and I'm the champ. He s...

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Gareth Bale hoping to help make more history at Real Madrid

The winger-turned-striker turned 32 in February, but far from fading he is as unsafe as ever, perhaps even more effective and efficient than in his younger days. It's great to be a part of and we want...

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Noren too strong at Wentworth

Sunday at Wentworth , Noren became his country's first victor of the European Tour's flagship event. He had one of the hottest runs on any tour in recent memory a year ago when he won the Scottish...

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Don't blame me for Arsenal missing top 4 spot - Arsene Wenger

Don't blame me for Arsenal missing top 4 spot - Arsene Wenger

As for Liverpool , the Merseyside outfit will have to go through a qualifying round to feature in the group stage of Europe's premier club competition next season. He added: "We will be really stro...

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Griezmann confirms Atletico stay

The punishment comes after Federation Internationale de Football Association found Atletico had breached transfer regulations by signing a handful of youth players, breaking rules regarding child traf...

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