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Sebastian Vettel fastest in final practice

He clocked 1:11.459 which proved to be too much for Vettel to beat and after the session he was presented with one of Senna's old helmets, a gift from the late Brazilian's family for equalling his rec...

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Belmont Stakes: Tapwrit overtakes favored Irish War Cry

It was a home win for Pletcher, who is based at Belmont Park in NY, and with his third victor of the race he became the first trainer to claim the Kentucky Derby and Belmont Stakes with two differen...

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America's Cup qualifiers postponed due to light wind

America's Cup qualifiers postponed due to light wind

Oracle came into these qualifiers with a one-point bonus for finishing second in the ACWS. The Kiwis reached match point at 8-1, but what could have been the deciding race was abandoned as the time ...

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I'm devastated to miss out on England's shot at success: Woakes

The 28-year-old batsman, who slammed 11 boundaries and two sixes, was caught at deep mid-wicket by substitute fielder Sunzamul Islam. Woakes was formally ruled out by the England and Wales Cricket...

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Cavs end Warriors ideal postseason run in Game 4

Cavs end Warriors ideal postseason run in Game 4

The Warriors have looked unstoppable throughout the playoffs aside from being dominated by San Antonio's Kawhi Leonard in the first half of Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals. If they win Game ...

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Sailing-Barker bows out of another America's Cup with pride

Outteridge said the crew will review video and determine what it would do differently if he goes overboard again. Both teams have had to overcome problems in their quest to become the challenger to A...

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Power wins wild IndyCar race at Texas

Power, who led 180 of the 248 laps, was the leader when Dixon got wrecked by Takuma Sato , and finished ahead of Tony Kanaan , who other drivers and at least one owner blamed for a big crash earlier ...

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Gorman: Sidney Crosby takes game to another level

Nashville may be without defenseman Ryan Ellis , who didn't finish Thursday night's loss. Thursday night was a big night for the Nashville Predators as they take on the Penguins in Game 5 of th...

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Nadal playing Wawrinka in French Open final

Nadal was joined on the presentation by his uncle Toni, his coach since boyhood, who is stepping down at the end of the year. Winners are normally given a small trophy to keep. 2014 - Became the fir...

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Pittsburgh Penguins: The Finals are Now Their Toughest Test

Pittsburgh Penguins: The Finals are Now Their Toughest Test

With the game tied 1-1 through two periods on goals by Pontus Aberg and Guentzel, it took just 10 seconds into the third for Guentzel - who scored the victor in Game 1 - to get his second of the ni...

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Nadal given replica of French Open trophy

Fourth-seeded Rafael Nadal of Spain beat third-seeded Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 to win his record 10th French Open title. Even though Wawrinka held his serve, he was just dela...

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Nashville reveals details for Stanley Cup watch parties

Nearly 20 years later, the Predators are indeed among the final two teams vying for Lord Stanley's chalice, winning twice on home ice to knot the series ahead of Thursday's Game 5 in Pittsburgh. Unl...

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Cavs Put On Historic Performance in NBA Finals Game 4 Victory

The man known as ... Golden State brought a 3-1 lead back west but then took the floor without Green , who was suspended for accumulation of flagrant foul points, and couldn't stop LeBron James ...

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Liverpool FC make official statement on top transfer target

Man City coach Pep Guardiola had identified van Dijk as a target while Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is also said to be a big fan of the 25-year old Dutch worldwide. The real winners of course will b...

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Pogba: Extreme Mourinho deserves to be called The Special One

Pogba: Extreme Mourinho deserves to be called The Special One

Paul Pogba has told Sky Germany that his first season back at Manchester United was "complicated", but praised Jose Mourinho's management of players. I've been lucky in previous seasons not to ...

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Power wins wild IndyCar race at Texas under caution

Will Power led the most laps, leading 180 of the race's 248. Fortunately there were no broken bones or airborne cars, but there were a lot of frustrated drivers and heavy fix bills that came out of S...

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Usmanov calls on Kroenke to help protect Wenger's legacy

Usmanov calls on Kroenke to help protect Wenger's legacy

Wenger's position came under intense scrutiny after the club missed out on Champions League qualification, although they did win their third FA Cup in four years. We're committed to mounting a sus...

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Predators will lean on Rinne tonight to force Game 7

Predators will lean on Rinne tonight to force Game 7

The Penguins are trying to become the first team to win the Stanley Cup in consecutive seasons in almost two decades since the Red Wings repeated in 1997 and 1998. Nashville looked nothing like that ...

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Skipper Virat Kohli criticises team India for fielding against

It also meant he was unable to bat as Pakistan, chasing a revised target of 289 in 41 overs in a rain-affected match, slumped to 164 for nine after India had piled up 319 for three in 48 overs. "Tha...

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Russian Federation appears reluctant to choose sides over Qatar-GCC rift

Conde, who is president of Guinea which has close ties to Saudi Arabia , said in a letter to King Salman he had observed with "sadness" the feud between Qatar and its Gulf neighbours, which he descri...

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Kane rescues draw for England against Scotland in qualifying

I think there is great potential, there is a desire on their part, they are showing pride in playing for the shirt but of course we have an enormous journey to go on to match teams who have already wo...

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Lalu Prasad turns 70; Nitish joins birthday celebrations

Lalu Prasad turns 70; Nitish joins birthday celebrations

Congress president Sonia Gandhi called up Mr. Prasad to wish him. The RJD chief also reminded Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee that they stand in solidarity for the "great cause ahead"...

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Man United raise bid for Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata to €70m

Alvaro Morata will make a "clear and definitive decision" on his future in the coming days, according to his agent. The Spaniard returned to Real Madrid from Juventus on a £25 million buyback o...

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Champions Trophy: South Africa, India play for semi-final spot

Champions Trophy: South Africa, India play for semi-final spot

South Africa got away with this one against Sri Lanka; India lost despite scoring 321. Match starts 3pm IST. "Then if you perform in that and your team gets across the line, it's a differ...

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Rafael Nadal makes French Open history with 10th title

He is now 79-2 at the French Open over his career and 102-2 in all best-of-five-set matches on clay. Wawrinka is the oldest man in a French Open title match since 1973. All the third seed coul...

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Champions Trophy: Pak-Sri Lanka set for 'quarter-final' clash on Monday

Tharanga was sanctioned for overseeing a slow over rate in Sri Lanka's opening defeat against South Africa - when Mathews himself was out, still recovering from a calf injury. Kohli knows the impor...

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Stokes hits risky century in England's 330-6 v South Africa

But they were immediately up against it as Rabada and Parnell exploited conditions expertly, and counter-attacking intent from the hosts backfired alarmingly. Roy endured a miserable series against S...

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Organizers blame typo, not looks for soccer team's disqualification

Organizers blame typo, not looks for soccer team's disqualification

Eight-year-old Mili Hernandez told KMTV-TV the team was kicked out because organizers assumed from her short haircut that she was a boy. Mili's father kept her hair short due to her active lifes...

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Champions Trophy: India win toss, elect to field against South Africa

Dhawan was the first of the pair to reach his half-century with his eighth four, with Kohli reaching the same landmark soon after. Despite what's at stake, Kohli offered his support to De Villiers...

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Gareth Southgate making plans for Russia despite draw with Scotland

But Leigh Griffiths broke his global duck in sensational fashion as he curled home a 25-yard free-kick in the 87th minute - and then repeated the feat three minutes later. A late equaliser from Har...

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Nine is fine for Nadal? Really?

After the first two sets were split, Murray displayed his incredible defensive skills to keep Wawrinka at bay and clinch the third. "I think I don't make more history". His win avenged defeat to M...

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England wins toss, bowls 1st against Australia

England wins toss, bowls 1st against Australia

Smith knows Australia can not afford to be short of their best at a venue where they have a miserable record of no victories in 12 often rain-wrecked matches across the formats since 2001. Meanwhile...

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Rafael Nadal vs. Stan Wawrinka - player profiles

Rafael Nadal will look to complete a triumphant clay court season and take out a tenth French Open crown when he takes on fellow former champion, the cagey Stan Wawrinka . Also the fact that Wawri...

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Rafael Nadal dominates to win historic 10th French Open title

Nadal , 31, triumphed 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 to become the first man in history to win the same major 10 times . The women's singles final on Saturday pits tournament favourite Simona Halep against unseed...

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Jelena Ostapenko Powers Into Final, To Meet Simona Halep

Halep denied the Czech the No. 1 ranking. This was the prediction of former two-time Grand Slam champion Mary Pierce, who was speaking to Singapore media by phone from Paris on Thursday evening (8...

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Shutting down Pens' stars not possible every game

Colton Sissons (#10), goalie Juuse Saros (#74) and P.K. Subban (#76) of the Nashville Predators look on after allowing a fifth goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second period in Game Fiv...

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Smith urges Australia to step on the gas

Australia scored 83/1 in 16 overs and required minimum of four more overs of the match to be bowled and get full two points as 20 overs were needed to constitute a completed match . In reply, afte...

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Less aggressive, less confident - Wawrinka assesses the difference in Murray

Jiang Chuan scored the game-high 23 points for China, but none of his teammates got more than 10 points. He owns a 78-2 win-loss record at Roland Garros and has never lost a final here. "To play R...

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Coach backs Morgan in State of Origin series opener

We're not alone and we need your support to help Bring Back Billy. But Walters didn't follow the template, picking several same-olds in poor form and paying the price to the tune of a record Origin...

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French Open 2017: Rafael Nadal vs Stan Wawrinka

Third seed Wawrinka, having beaten world number one Andy Murray with a majestic display of firepower in a grueling semi-final, arrived full of hope as, at 32, he tried to become the oldest French O...

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