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Pakistan move closer to direct qualification for 2019 World Cup

Pakistan move closer to direct qualification for 2019 World Cup

I hit five or 10 balls and said to the coach, 'I don't want to practise today as I'm not feeling well'. Earlier, Pakistan made 338 for four after losing the toss with opener Fakhar Zaman's 114 his m...

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Florentino Perez to remain as Real Madrid president until 2021

The Portugal worldwide moved to los Blancos in a then-world record £80m deal from Manchester United in the 2009 transfer window. The 31-year-old, who is currently on global duty with Portugal fo...

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Predators even series with Penguins as Rinne shines again

Predators even series with Penguins as Rinne shines again

Bonino, 29, has tallied four goals and three helpers over 21 playoff games. NBC Sports reported an average of 4.23 million viewers through the first four games of the final, up 24 percent from past ...

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Queen's Speech to go ahead with or without DUP deal

Political observers will now be awaiting details of the Queen's speech which will outline the government programme for new bills. The right-wing DUP was expected to drive a hard bargain for their s...

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Honda Accord set to debut next month

Honda Accord set to debut next month

While we can't speak for the finished product, we did recently get a sneak peek at the next-gen Accord and, yes, it lives up to Honda's fun-to-drive promises. Along with the two new turbocharged eng...

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Racks Up $100k Tab

Racks Up $100k Tab

A representative for Big Night Entertainment, which produced the event, told the Boston Globe that Gronkowski is a "longtime friend" of Flo Rida - and said that Gronk was accompanied by one of his bro...

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Vegas Golden Knights hold cards as NHL expansion draft nears

Vegas Golden Knights hold cards as NHL expansion draft nears

They've also agreed to not take Johnson, who was the most prominent veteran player left unprotected by Columbus. In the list of protected players made public Sunday morning, the Panthers opted to ...

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Acquah confirms he will be playing in England next season

Acquah confirms he will be playing in England next season

The 25 year old defensive midfielder now plays for Torino but FootballMadeInGhana.com said he was likely to move on. "It's my dream to play in England so I am hoping that, so I am hoping that the de...

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Yankees and Marlins all find value in the MLB Draft

Yankees and Marlins all find value in the MLB Draft

Influence in the community: Greene first attended Major League Baseball's Urban Youth Academy in Compton when he was 7 and is considered a potential star role model in baseball's efforts to reverse t...

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TAKING AIM | Warriors and KD win just doesn't feel right

TAKING AIM | Warriors and KD win just doesn't feel right

Through five games against a superteam constructed specifically to defeat him, LeBron became the first player in National Basketball Association history to average a triple-double in The Finals, s...

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Golfers seem to give good reviews to US Open at Erin Hills

Golfers seem to give good reviews to US Open at Erin Hills

Koepka carded a closing 67 at a windswept Erin Hills to finish 16 under par, matching the tournament scoring record set by Rory McIlroy at Congressional in 2011. Koepka, who finished at 16-under 2...

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Major League Baseball upholds Strickland's 6-game suspension for Harper brawl

Major League Baseball upholds Strickland's 6-game suspension for Harper brawl

San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Hunter Strickland reacts after giving up a walk-off single to Colorado Rockies' Raimel Tapia during a baseball game Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Denver. "It's goo...

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India will learn from final defeat, says skipper Kohli

India will learn from final defeat, says skipper Kohli

Mohammad Hafeez hailed Pakistan's team spirit as the key to their stunning Champions Trophy final triumph against India. I would like to congratulate Virat Kohli , Rohit Sharma , Hardik Pandya. He...

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Real Madrid's remarkable Cristiano Ronaldo again delivers when it matters

Real Madrid's remarkable Cristiano Ronaldo again delivers when it matters

It was a goal which will be remembered as one of the most spectacular in Champions League history. But it's inevitable that Real Madrid will forever be compared to Barcelona and vice-versa, and no...

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Johnson, McIlroy and Day crash out at Open

But as a younger golfer, he didn't always enjoy that sort of pressure. The U.S. Open is wide open going into the weekend. "You've got to make putts". Matsuyama, a 25-year-old, four-time PGA Tour v...

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West Ham defender Reece Oxford in Germany to close Gladbach move

West Ham defender Reece Oxford in Germany to close Gladbach move

Despite being shipped out by the Hammers , the teenager is deemed as one for the future as he penned a new four-and-a-half-year contract in December last year. Two years ago, a lanky 16-year-old defe...

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Tennessee courthouse shooting suspect has died

Tennessee courthouse shooting suspect has died

The station said officials told them the alleged shooter was named Michael Bell and that he later shot himself. Community members at the Coffee County Justice Center in Manchester were caught in t...

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US Open Golf 2017

Overnight leader Rickie Fowler went 28 holes in a row without a bogey and then had three in a row, and this has really made the tournament very interesting. "Just to see their games and how they play...

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Cristiano Ronaldo to leave Real Madrid: Florentino Perez bemused by exit rumours

Cristiano Ronaldo to leave Real Madrid: Florentino Perez bemused by exit rumours

The claim is that the 32-year-old "felt unloved" at the Bernabeu and "let down by some of the fans who had at times booed him". Real will not meet with Ronaldo until after the conclusion of the Conf...

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CWS Oregon State vs LSU

CWS Oregon State vs LSU

Oregon State advanced with a 6-5 victory Saturday over Cal State Fullerton. Without question, Oregon State knows how to do that. He's 5-2 on the year with a 3.80 ERA. The Beavers' pitching staff ha...

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Celtics Acquire First-Round Draft Pick

Celtics Acquire First-Round Draft Pick

The person with the most pressure on their shoulders in this draft is Markelle Fultz . "If I'm running the floor or I'm setting the screen for him or giving it back, it doesn't matter", Fultz sai...

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76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics, chance to draft Fultz

Philadelphia will grab the No. 1 National Basketball Association draft pick, and Boston will drop down to No. 3. You recall that the results of that lottery placed the top pick into the hands of the...

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1 pick from Celtics, chance to draft Fultz

1 pick from Celtics, chance to draft Fultz

Shortly after the announcement of the deal, Team President Danny Ainge met with the media to give the thinking behind the trade and what might happen going forward. Boston , meanwhile, could potenti...

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McIlroy heading home after erratic round

This marks the first time the world's top-three ranked players have missed the cut in the same major. Sprinkled through the leaderboard are a few familiar names capable of lighting up the links-st...

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Sixers clear way to make Markelle Fultz the No. 1 pick

Sixers clear way to make Markelle Fultz the No. 1 pick

Boston would get the more favorable of those two selections, but not No. 1. Last Friday, news broke that the Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers were in serious discussions regarding a trade inv...

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Who will be celebrating after French Open semi-final?

Who will be celebrating after French Open semi-final?

Insane twists of fate aside, the fact that we have a 19-year-old in the semi-finals of Roland Garros for the first time since Ana Ivanovic in 2007 is great news. Ostapenko, who celebrated her 20th b...

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Fleetwood keen to build on US Open experience

Fowler took the lead on Thursday with a 7-under 65, tying the lowest score to par in the first round of the U.S. Open . "So it was fun to play with some soft conditions, and at least be able to s...

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Putin thanks Federation Internationale de Football Association for trust and cooperation as Confederations Cup kicks off

Besides Russia and New Zealand , Portugal, Mexico , Cameroon, Chile, Australia and Germany have also sent their national teams to participate in the cup. Ultimately the European champions drew with ...

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Pakistan pacers and batsmen overwhelm India to clinch maiden ICC Champions Trophy

Pandya was courageous and he entertained but his chaotic run-out, following a mix-up with Jadeja, was pretty much summed how India performed today in the field. It was Pakistan's first global 50-o...

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Florida State wins 6-4, knocks Cal State Fullerton from CWS

Florida State wins 6-4, knocks Cal State Fullerton from CWS

The loser will face FSU at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. FSU's Martin has coached in 52 of them, and when that was brought to his attention, Martin responded with his usual flair. He allowed two runs, one earn...

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Warriors Steal Game 3 Of NBA Finals From Cavs

Warriors Steal Game 3 Of NBA Finals From Cavs

They will make the first unbeaten playoff run in National Basketball Association history with a victory in game four on Friday at Cleveland. In contrast, 6-foot-3 Stephen Curry had 13 rebounds, and ...

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Hamilton win puts pressure on F1 drivers' leader

A first-lap mishap that damaged the two Ferraris made it an easy day for the Mercedes AMG team, with Hamilton taking the chequered flag and teammate Valterri Bottas safely in second place. Things we...

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Pakistan progress to sixth position in ICC Rankings after Champions Trophy success

Pakistan progress to sixth position in ICC Rankings after Champions Trophy success

Chasing the target of 339 India were all out in 31st over. Pakistan bowler Hasan Ali took three wickets, including the final wicket of Jasprit Bumrah caught by Pakistan Captain Sarfraz Ahmed , an...

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Cristiano Ronaldo's situation 'all very strange' - Real Madrid president

Cristiano Ronaldo's situation 'all very strange' - Real Madrid president

It's insane how quickly the Ronaldo rumours have accelerated since Friday but I guess that is what happens when the world's best player in Ronaldo is linked with a return to United under Jose ...

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Williamson 12th man in Trophy team

Williamson 12th man in Trophy team

The ICC Champions Trophy final win against India helped Pakistan vault to the No.6 spot in the International Cricket Council (ICC) One-day International (ODI) rankings, thereby helping them to inc...

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Pakistan to be one of top three teams by 2019 WC: Afridi

The now fit-again Amir removes all of India's top three as the champions slump to 33 for three in nine overs before being dismissed for just 158. Sarfraz-led Pakistan, who entered the tournament as Wo...

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Cadillac plans 'major refresh' for 2018 XTS sedan

Cadillac plans 'major refresh' for 2018 XTS sedan

The XTS's new front end borrows from the other front-drive-based Cadillac, the XT5 crossover , as its headlights and grille shape are almost identical to that SUV's. Inside, the XTS will feature the ...

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Virat Kohli proud of India's performance in Champions Trophy despite losing final

Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur has expressed hope that the proposed World XI tour to the country will go ahead after his side crushed their arch-rivals India to clinch their maiden Champions Trop...

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For Brooks Koepka, early doubts have been erased

For Brooks Koepka, early doubts have been erased

Open triumph at Erin Hills on Sunday, Rickie Fowler was left to reflect on another missed opportunity to take out one of golf's premier events. "I just felt like I should be winning more". And on S...

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Gareth Bale staying put at Real Madrid despite Manchester United speculation

Gareth Bale staying put at Real Madrid despite Manchester United speculation

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice, and Casemiro's 60th minute goal was the victor. Goals for United across 292 appearances and six quite brilliant seasons. While it will be no consolation for the J...

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