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Wenger must deliver Premier League title, says Arsenal legend Henry

Television presenter and Arsenal fan Piers Morgan vented his frustration at the news of Wenger's new deal. Arsenal have not won the league title since 2004 and Henry, who scored 228 goals for t...

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Misfiring Lions rescue win over Provincial Barbarians

Jack McGrath and CJ Stander complete the Irish quartet selected by head coach Warren Gatland for the second match of the tour. "In terms of Ken, he has worked really hard on his recovery and it is...

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Nadal reaches French Open quarters

And nothing would electrify Paris more than a French victory - they are flying high after Kristina "Kiki" Mladenovic ousted Muguruza. Djokovic became an 11-time quarter-finalist as he sauntered ...

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Ken Owens Captains Side As Lions Team Named For Blues Clash

I think the powers-that- be in four... Lions coach Warren Gatland said after the game that several members of his side were still dealing with jet lag, having arrived in the country only on Wedne...

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Man City closing on deal for Spurs fullback Walker

Man City closing on deal for Spurs fullback Walker

Smith, before joining Bournemouth, only made two first team appearances for Spurs both coming in 2012. The 27-year-old moved to Tottenham in 2009 from Sheffield United and has established himself as...

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Lions centre Payne 'buzzing' for Blues game

Warren Gatland's side managed a scrappy 13-7 success over a Provincial Barbarians team. Owen Farrell added the extras but then missed a penalty that would have given the Lions some breathing ...

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Pakistan will try live up to expectations against India

With a full-strength team available for selection in their backyard at the Champions Trophy, England are clear favourites. They, however, faced off in the shortest version of the game during last ye...

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India blank Pakistan by 124 runs in ICC Champions Trophy

India blank Pakistan by 124 runs in ICC Champions Trophy

Mohammad Shami and Ravichandran Ashwin have been left out for the match. Approximately 24,156 spectators were in attendance - the highest ever for a one-day worldwide game at Edgbaston . From the Pa...

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Sailing: New Zealand keeps pressure on Team USA with Japan win

However, they were led around the course by Softbank Team Japan for more than half the race after the Defender suffered a pre-start penalty from the Umpires. However his team has looked stronger in th...

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Champion Trophy: India Beat Pakistan By 124 Runs

It was not long before Bhuvneshwar Kumar struck with the new ball, trapping Ahmed Shehzad in front. Hasan Ali's dismissal by pacer Umesh Yadav (3/30) signalled the end of what was a much-anticip...

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Champions Trophy: Aussies, Kiwis to renew rivalry in opener

Champions Trophy: Aussies, Kiwis to renew rivalry in opener

Australia played New Zealand in their Champions Trophy opener where the Kiwis posted a total of 291 after the match was reduced to 46 overs-a-side after a downpour. At the end of 30 overs, New...

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Edinson Volquez throws no-hitter against Arizona Diamondbacks

Volquez faced 27 batters and threw 98 pitches (65 for strikes). It's the first no-hitter of the Major League Baseball season and was capped off when Volquez got Chris Owings striking out swinging. H...

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India blank Pakistan by 124 runs in Champions Trophy

A curiously slow partnership between Rohit and Kohli - 56 in 12.1 overs after that start - meant India threatened to give up the advantage, but late hitting from Yuvraj, Kohli and Hardik Pandya le...

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Liberals React to Dem Loss in Montana

Liberals React to Dem Loss in Montana

Montana Republican Greg Gianforte tweeted his thanks after winning the special election to fill the congressional seat of former Rep. Ryan Zinke , now the usa interior secretary. Witnesses said h...

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Lions' schedule savaged by New Zealand's Hansen

Lions' schedule savaged by New Zealand's Hansen

Wales fly-half Biggar said: "I made the decision when coming down to breakfast that I did not want to be with players from my club or country". The Springboks were world champions and the Lions were...

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Steve Kerr coaching Game 2

After a disappointing loss in game one, the Cleveland Cavaliers are looking to rebound and even the series before heading home to Cleveland. Game 1 didn't play out the way we thought it would, ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo speaks with Sir Alex Ferguson after Champions League win

Me and my team-mates have done the double. I'm very happy , it's one of the best moments in my career - I seem to say that every year. "I was happy I got on to play". "The truth is that Real Madrid ...

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Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue defends LeBron, says 'he's human'

Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue defends LeBron, says 'he's human'

His team was embarrassed inn the first two games of the Eastern Conference finals with the Cavaliers , and on a night when his team could have easily packed it in and gone through the motions, the ...

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Champions Trophy: India crush Bangladesh by 240 runs in warm-up game

The pockets of flag-waving Bangladesh fans in the ground cheered every run wildly, although their team made a cautious start. "I am very confident that India will do well in the Champions Trophy ...

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London terror: How the attack on London Bridge and Borough Market unfolded

London terror: How the attack on London Bridge and Borough Market unfolded

He also announces that the white Renault van used in the attack was recently "hired by one of the attackers". The Royal Thai Embassy in London issued a warning to Thais in England to stay alert ...

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Trump's hubris decried by the nation, world

Trump's hubris decried by the nation, world

Mr Trump sparked dismay and anger among world leaders by withdrawing from the agreement to cut greenhouse gases . I was elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh , not Paris. "And perhaps mo...

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Champions Trophy: Kiwis opt to bat first against Aussies

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 substan...

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Venus Williams out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

Venus Williams out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

The Spaniard, champion here past year, had been complaining about the vocal and fiercely partisan crowd on Court Suzanne Lenglen during her match against France's Mladenovic when she was overcome by...

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Rex and Rob Ryan involved in a brief Nashville scuffle

Rex and Rob Ryan involved in a brief Nashville scuffle

The brothers seem to be making use of their spare time right now, but it hasn't been all fun and games, unless you'd put a bar brawl in that category. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Sean Gentille tweet...

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Nadal marches on in pursuit of 10th French Open title

Second seed Karolina Pliskova advanced to round four with a 7-5, 6-1 victory over Germany's Carina Witthoeft. The Serbian, who was taken to five sets by Diego Schwartzman in his previous match, is l...

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Golden State Warriors lead Cleveland Cavaliers 2-0 after Game 2 win

Golden State Warriors lead Cleveland Cavaliers 2-0 after Game 2 win

That was the Portland series. "It felt great", Kerr said. But it wasn't enough for a Warriors' team that was hot all-night long. The best-of-seven series now shifts to Cleveland for two game...

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Forever young Ronaldo 'very happy' after Real Madrid's CL win

We can say that it is a historic day for everyone at Real Madrid , for me, for the players, for our families. Now a four-time Champions League victor, Ronaldo finished as the competition's top scor...

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Lions defeat Barbarians in first match of NZ tour

Lions defeat Barbarians in first match of NZ tour

But the Baabass were not deterred and replied with the sole try of the half orchestrated by Warren Gatland's son, Bryn, risky up-and-under came spiralling back to earth deep inside the Lions 22....

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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger interested in Leicester winger, Riyad Mahrez

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger interested in Leicester winger, Riyad Mahrez

Leicester later admitted they hadn't had any bid from the Gunners. He helped Leicester win the Premier League title in 2015-16 before finishing 12th with them this season. Wenger switched to a 3-...

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Real Madrid win LaLiga 2016/2017

Follow all Real Madrid's Liga celebrations live from the centre of Madrid . That meant Real Madrid scored in every LaLiga fixture this season, for the first time ever . "We have done our job by winn...

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Tamim Iqbal's 'almost' moment encapsulates Bangladesh's Champions Trophy opener defeat to England

Pat Cummins, however, proved expensive, his first five overs costing 52 runs, with New Zealand opener Luke Ronchi severe on the paceman during a dashing 65. " Bangladesh is still a big game because...

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Durant, Curry lead the way as Warriors overwhelm Cavaliers in Game 2

But it's definitely great to see him over there and have him talking in the timeouts and out there leading us". "That's what he does". "The second half, we settled in and just tried to play better a...

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Kevin Durant absolutely destroyed LeBron James' ankles in the NBA Finals

Kevin Durant absolutely destroyed LeBron James' ankles in the NBA Finals

Making his first appearance in the NBA Finals since his Oklahoma City Thunder lost to LeBron James' Miami Heat back in 2012, Durant busted open the dunk highlights early on for the Warriors as he ...

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Chelsea striker Diego Costa assures Atletico Madrid: See you in January!

However, injury to Zlatan Ibrahimovic has complicated United's plans and FIFA's deicison today to uphold Atletico's transfer ban has increased the likelyhood of Griezmann staying in the Spanish capi...

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Steve Kerr will coach Game 2 for Warriors

With the Warriors leading by five at the half, Curry came out of the locker room and had 12 points, seven rebounds and five assists in the third quarter, and on the most memorable possession of the ...

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Huddersfield Town earn Premier League promotion after penalty win at Wembley

No, because it is a tough league with many big clubs. The Terriers were given a rousing civic reception in front of the town hall on Tuesday night as thousands of heady fans gathered to celebrat...

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Steve Kerr returns to Warriors bench with typical humour intact

They were the two best offensive players on the court in Game 2 of the NBA Finals , but try as James did, he could not unseat the veritable All-Star team his Cavaliers faced. "They're going keep ...

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Real Madrid president Florentino: Give Ronaldo Ballon d'Or

Ronaldo opened the scoring before Mario Mandzukic equalised with a spectacular strike. Ronaldo, 32, inspired his side to a historic second consecutive Champions League triumph at the Millennium St...

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Trump under fire for criticising Sadiq Khan after bridge attacks

That tweet drew angry rebukes from critics saying that the immediate aftermath of an attack that left 49 people dead was not a time for a president to be "basking in congratulations". Of these 36, are...

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Golden State Warriors' second half explosion gives them 2-0 lead

Bottom line, the Cavaliers were engaged in a way they were not in Game 1, and while the Warriors pushed the lead out to 10 at the 2:41 mark, their eight first-quarter turnovers - double how many they ...

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