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Reds unable to slow Dodgers

Reds unable to slow Dodgers

Lately, it's all one-sided. Thousands of packed-in fans cheered when he said, "Let's get those Reds in high gear". Chris Taylor added an RBI double as the Dodgers won for the seventh time in their l...

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Thomas shoots record 63, trails Harman by one at bunched US Open

A dizzying day of action could be topped on Sunday with six players within three shots of the lead all eyeing their first major. "I'm glad I went through it and I'm glad I'm here". "This is my first t...

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Amir fit and ready to play Champions Trophy final against India

They might have gone into the India match happily remembering their 2-1 series win in their last bilateral series exactly two years ago. Arthur suggested he and the staff made a mistake in analysi...

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Pakistan's Amir fit for Champions Trophy final

Pakistan's Amir fit for Champions Trophy final

He credited the bowlers for Pakistan's brilliant come-back following a crushing defeat against India in the beginning of the tournament. Chasing a below-par 212, Pakistan rode on a brilliant 118-run...

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India overwhelming favourites, says Wriddhiman Saha

The last time that happened, Sri Lanka surprised India by chasing down a big total, with Angelo Mathews admitting the fact that there was no pressure helped his young side. We have seen some rea...

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Justin Thomas breaks record, but Brian Harman leads at US Open

Thomas made six birdies and one bogey on his front nine in the third round, and capped the round with an eagle, three birdies and a bogey on the back nine. Forget about par being a good score in the U...

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Altuve, Beltran homer in Astros' 7-1 win over Red Sox

Altuve, Beltran homer in Astros' 7-1 win over Red Sox

Altuve led off the third with his homer off the train tracks above the left-center field facade, and Beltran followed three batters later with his ninth of the season to put Houston ahead 6-0. - H...

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Champions Trophy 2017: No one should discount Pakistan, says Michael Hussey

And that's why, the 28-year-old India skipper said he was hoping for a very well contested Champions trophy final. Just two Sundays ago, India thrashed Pakistan by 124 runs. Pakistan have...

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Thomas shoots 63, but Harman leads after Round 3

Joining Thomas in joint second place is countryman Brooks Koepka and England's Tommy Fleetwood (both 68). McIlroy is back to even-par for the round after bogeying the first three holes on the ...

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Justin Thomas enjoys record third round at US Open

Open site. The 44 players who broke par in the opening round set a US Open record that had stood since there were 39 subpar rounds at Medinah in 1990. Definitely inspiring in a way to see him get of...

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Former Georgia golfer Brian Harman leads US Open going into final round

Former Georgia golfer Brian Harman leads US Open going into final round

The USGA sees par as a fair result. Stricker, who turned 50 this year, seems to be rejuvenated on the course. One of them is likely to prevail, and might do so in dramatic fashion. coli bacteria...

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CT2017 final: Amir issues a warning to Kohli

But they were as aggressive as a lamb in front of a lion in that game and crashed to a 124-run defeat. "He encapsulates all that", Arthur said. "He is a complete package, so I would not like to change...

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US Open Spectator at Erin Hills Dies

Adam Hadwin tied a US Open record with six straight birdies. On typical U.S. Open greens, that would have run all the way off the back of the green. Koepka faded on the back nine with two bogeys on ...

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Warriors fans celebrate at parade with expectations of more to come

After the Warriors celebrated their second National Basketball Association championship in three years with a parade in Oakland, team owners Joe Lacob and Peter Guber boarded one of MGM Resorts' priva...

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Fleetwood, Harman trade birdies at 15 at US Open

Fowler said he knew low scores would be attainable but was impressed by the U.S. Open record-setting round of nine-under carded by Justin Thomas , his friend and room mate this week. The Victorian ...

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Kohli not intimidated by Pakistan

The tense relationship between the nations means India have only played one bi-lateral series against Pakistan since the Mumbai terrorist attacks in 2008 and adds more spice to what should be a sp...

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India favoured to beat Pakistan in final

If the past record is anything to go by, India have always been the firm favourites against Pakistan in major global tournaments of the International Cricket Council (ICC). But we've closed the ch...

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At US Open, Justin Thomas sets scoring record

Miller, whose 8-under 63 came in the final round, and Jack Nicklaus (1980, Baltusrol) are the only players to shoot 63 in a U.S. Open and win. That second-place finish earned him $1 million, moved...

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MOORE: Markelle Fultz: The upside with Sixers 'would be crazy'

MOORE: Markelle Fultz: The upside with Sixers 'would be crazy'

The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski confirmed that it's almost a done deal, with the official call coming Monday. However, with the gluttony of first round picks owned by the Sixers, the Lakers we...

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Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry: 'I wouldn't go' to the White House

In a meeting with reporters Wednesday, Curry was asked about a potential visit - and conceded that although it wasn't likely, he could change his mind, Business Insider reported . "I don't believe ...

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Louisville's Justin Thomas Sets A US Open Record

Louisville's Justin Thomas Sets A US Open Record

I'm proud of the way I hung in there today. "When you give us soft greens and not much wind, you know there are going to be some good scores. But I'm looking forward to getting the job done". By the e...

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ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Final: Pakistan hopeful of exposing India's middle order

The tense relationship between the nations means India have only played one bi-lateral series against Pakistan since the Mumbai terrorist attacks in 2008 and adds more spice to what should be a sp...

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76ers, Celtics trade top picks

While the talent and ability are obviously there for many players who are slated in the top 10 picks, after that some teams look for players with the best upside. Ball is eager to stay home with the L...

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Chelsea face £10million hit on striker after row with Antonio Conte

Chelsea face £10million hit on striker after row with Antonio Conte

Sky Sports News HQ reported last week that the 28-year-old's representatives were in talks with AC Milan over a move to Serie A, with his apparent preference for a return to Atletico Madrid complic...

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Hamilton secures pole in Canada

Hamilton secures pole in Canada

Valtteri Bottas made it a Mercedes one-two as the team proved a cut above all weekend while the Red Bull of Daniel Ricciardo made it three podiums on-the-spin as he came home in third place. Howe...

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Golden Years Ahead For The Golden State Warriors

Take for instance the big minutes that Patrick McCaw played in the fourth quarter of Game 5 of the NBA Finals. Earlier, Warriors co-owner Joe Lacob insisted the champions will fight tooth an...

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Virat Kohli turns off social media ahead of clash with Pakistan

If they can do that, the Edgbaston match and all the other previous encounters could well be history. The powerhouses, who clobbered Bangladesh to reach the final of the ICC Champions Trophy i...

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Strategy prepared, ready to face India tomorrow: Sarfraz Ahmed

Kohli added that his team is neither too intimidated nor too arrogant about what it is doing. Except the unpredictability quotient that comes into play when the Pakistan team is in action and the dy...

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Youngsters have got us in final, Edgbaston is history: Sarfraz

But now, despite tickets for the match at The Oval selling at anywhere between 400 to a staggering 1000 pounds in the black market, they are on their way back. This is the 4 time India have re...

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Golden State Warriors turn down traditional champion meeting with USA president

All the Warriors stars showed up: the Splash Brothers Steph Curry and Klay Thompson; the enforcer Draymond Green; and their newly added superstar and Finals most valuable player, Kevin Durant ....

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Porsche heading for third Le Mans win in a row

Porsche heading for third Le Mans win in a row

The two Rebellion ORECAs ran in formation for most of the hour up front, with Mathias Beche in the No. 13 taking the lead toward the end of the hour authoritatively down the Mulsanne Straight off th...

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Thomas Makes History, Harman Leads Open

But the third-round leader at the U.S. Open? Thomas finished in style, and it had nothing to do with his hot pink trousers. "All Jimmy (caddie Jimmy Johnson) and I were trying to do is give ...

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Kohli turns off social media ahead of Pakistan clash

The Pakistan team had a two-hour net session at the Oval here yesterday and the revealing feature of the day was that Mohammad Amir could be pressed into service. "Such a feat will encourage youth...

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India wary of rejuvenated Pakistan: Kohli

He was calmness personified, exuding an impression that things are under control. "I don't think we've exceeded expectations at all", he said ahead of what will be Pakistan's first match of the co...

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Afridi urges Indian government to 'soften stance' on bilateral series

Afridi urges Indian government to 'soften stance' on bilateral series

With scores of 31 against South Africa , 50 against Sri Lanka and 57 against England in the semi-final, the left-hander has managed to solve Arthur's biggest problem. "I would also want the cricket...

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Johnson ready for break after Open flop

Open , so tomorrow will be a very cool experience". Those were the only hiccups he had, and he finds himself poised to make noise on moving day . England's Casey had an action-packed second round. ...

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In pics: How Indian bowlers Bumrah, Jadeja, Ashwin decimated South Africa

In pics: How Indian bowlers Bumrah, Jadeja, Ashwin decimated South Africa

Kholi's side have to win their final Group B fixture at The Oval to avoid an embarrassing exit from a tournament they went into as holders and title favourites. South Africa have only themselves to b...

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Golden State Warriors 2017 Championship Parade Details

AP's commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. One thing is clear - if no one can assemble a truly special team, the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy could very well resid...

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Everton considering defensive alternative to Michael Keane

Everton considering defensive alternative to Michael Keane

A new defender looks likely to be a priority for Ronald Koeman, who has a number of ageing options at the back now. Calum Chambers has spent the season out on loan from Arsenal with Middlesbroug...

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Trump holds freakish praise-filled Cabinet meeting

Another staffer cuts in to say, "Before we go any further, I just want to say thank you for the opportunity and blessing to serve your agenda". Secretary of Labour Alexander Acosta said: "I am pri...

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