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Morgan hopes England new boys shine against South Africa

Meanwhile there will also be eight worldwide marquee players, with England (Eoin Morgan, Kevin Pietersen and Jason Roy) and the West Indies (Dwayne Bravo, Chris Gayle and Kieron Pollard) providing t...

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Real Madrid president Florentino Perez 'not contemplating' Cristiano Ronaldo's departure

However, Express Sport understands the 32-year-old may not be granted a dream return to Old Trafford. "We haven't received offers for anyone this summer", he told Spanish radio station Onda Cero ...

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Real president refuses to speak about Ronaldo

Barcelona beat off competition from the likes of Manchester United , Chelsea and Paris Saint Germain for the the former Santos forward, forcing Real Madrid to turn their attentions to securing...

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Cristiano Ronaldo Reportedly Not Wanted by Jose Mourinho at Manchester United

Ronaldo, 32, said to have vowed that he would never play for Real Madrid again, was ordered to appear in a Madrid court on July 31 to answer four counts of tax evasion of 14.7 million euro ($16....

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Timberwolves sign 3-year deal with Fitbit for jersey patch

Timberwolves sign 3-year deal with Fitbit for jersey patch

Eight teams have announced that they will wear a 2.5 square inch patch on the uniform in conjunction with patch sponsorships. "As a business, we are taking a fresh look at technology and innovation, a...

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Rafael Nadal crushes Stan Wawrinka to win historic 10th French Open title

Rafael Nadal crushes Stan Wawrinka to win historic 10th French Open title

Nadal's 15th Grand Slam - his first since 2014 - pulls him clear of Pete Sampras into outright second on the all-time list, with Roger Federer leading the way with 18. 10 - The Spaniard's French Ope...

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Jose Mourinho accused of 3.3 million euro tax fraud in Spain

But in a later interview with radio station Onda Cero he revealed he had plans to talk to the Portuguese in the coming days. Bayern Munich derided the rumours linking it with a potential move fo...

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Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

The Spanish tax authority claims that between 2011 and 2012 Mourinho did not pay €3.3m (£2.9m) in due taxes. Mourinho coached Real Madrid from 2010 to 2013, guiding the club to wins in LaLiga, the...

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Cristiano Ronaldo hunting goals for Portugal, Spain's tough test

Cristiano Ronaldo hunting goals for Portugal, Spain's tough test

Mexico's all-time leading scorer still had time before the end of the half to blaze over from a good position. A draw suits Mexico better as they prepare to face New Zealand next, but regardles...

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Mourinho accused of tax fraud

The claims against Mourinho come amid a lengthening list of tax fraud cases involving soccer stars in Spain. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been accused of tax fraud by Spanish pros...

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Sixers finalize deal with Celtics for No. 1 pick: likely Markelle Fultz

Jo Jo seems pretty pumped about it. But if that Lakers pick doesn't fall between No. 2 and No. 5 in the 2018 draft, Philadelphia will instead send a 2019 first-rounder to Boston that it acquired fro...

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British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton to feature against Highlanders

British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton to feature against Highlanders

It was a bruising, powerful performance from the Lions that hinted - actually basically told - everyone what is to come from them. The game today was about getting a performance and proving to us an...

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Mayweather, McGregor agree August super fight

He also included photos of the two combatants. "Negotiations went smooth. Floyd is surrounded by some smart people, and we got this thing done". McGregor on the other hand, has a 21-3 MMA record wit...

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Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case July 31 - court

I know Cristiano; he's a great guy and a professional. "This is all very odd". "I haven't spoken with Cristiano, I learned about it because of what came out in the newspapers". Meanwhile, Perez op...

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Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid stint

Perez said he could understood why Ronaldo had been upset after he was accused last week of tax fraud. Spanish prosecutors on Tuesday accused Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho of alleged t...

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Mourinho accused of tax evasion in Spain

Mourinho is accused of defrauding £1,419,717.66 (€1,611,537) in 2011 and £1,491,601.39 (€1,693,133) in 2012 from his personal income tax (known as IRPF in Spain), while in charge of Los Blancos. Fu...

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Detroit Pistons center Aron Baynes declines option, becomes free agent

Detroit Pistons center Aron Baynes declines option, becomes free agent

However, the addition quickly proved shrewd. So shrewd, in fact, that it made it unlikely Baynes would opt in to the final year of the contract at $6.5 million for the 2017-18 season. Baynes is one of...

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Celtics trade No. 1 overall pick to Sixers

Jo Jo seems pretty pumped about it. The Celtics sent that pick to the Sixers for the No. 3 pick and protected 2018 Los Angeles Lakers first-rounder, which the Sixers possessed. They selected Be...

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Bayern rubbish reports of a swoop for Ronaldo

Bayern rubbish reports of a swoop for Ronaldo

Bayern Munich have dismissed rumours of interest in Cristiano Ronaldo , with Karl-Heinz Rummenigge calling them "completely unfounded". Irked by the tax evasion case, Ronaldo reportedly feels that...

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VAR is the future, insists Federation Internationale de Football Association president Infantino

VAR is the future, insists Federation Internationale de Football Association president Infantino

A total of 34,000 people attended the Portugal vs. Mexico game (2-2) in Kazan, and the Chile vs. Cameroon game played in Moscow saw 33,000 spectators come to the stadium. Four incidents on just the ...

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French President emerges victorious with a majority of parliamentary seats

The right-wing forces, including The Republicans and The Union of Democrats and Independents, received a total of 137 seats, losing nearly a half of their parliamentarians from the 2012-2017 parliamen...

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76ers official acquire number one overall pick from Celtics

Fultz averaged 23.2 points, 5.9 assists, 5.7 rebounds and 1.6 steals over 25 games last season for the University of Washington Huskies , who went 9-22. Philadelphia will send its 2018 Lakers pick to...

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Titans sign Decker to add experience at wide receiver

Titans sign Decker to add experience at wide receiver

The wide receiver signed with the Titans late on Sunday to give their already strong offence, led by quarterback Marcus Mariota, another weapon. "The one thing we discussed is having a veteran prese...

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Tottenham are too young for the Champions League - Gallas

Tottenham are too young for the Champions League - Gallas

Tottenham have been blocked in their move to reduce the size of the Wembley pitch - to match the dimensions of White Hart Lane. They had hoped to give their players a helping hand by replicating th...

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Celtics to trade the number one draft pick to 76ers

While speaking with ESPN on a conference call following Monday's blockbuster deal, Ainge said, "We think there's a really good chance the player we'll take at [No.] 3 is the same player we would have ...

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Paul George to leave Pacers after upcoming season

Paul George to leave Pacers after upcoming season

Over his career with Indiana, George has donned two numbers - 13 and 24. " Larry Bird is not going to want to send Paul George to the Lakers ", Wojnarowski said on a special Paul George edit...

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Sergey Kovalev to appeal Andre Ward stoppage over low blows

Ward wanted to prove that his previous win over Sergey Kovalev was not a gift and Sergey wanted to show that he was a victim of poor scoring. That doesn't mean, however, that this victory was witho...

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Gasol to opt out, may stay with Spurs

Gasol to opt out, may stay with Spurs

Gasol signed with the Spurs last summer on a two-year, $31.6-million deal. He signed a two-year deal with the Spurs last summer, and averaged 12.4 points and almost eight rebounds per game in his firs...

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Nordtveit leaves West Ham for Hoffenheim

Nordtveit leaves West Ham for Hoffenheim

Nordtveit added: "I obviously know the Bundesliga very well from my years at Gladbach and I'm convinced I will be able to make the impact that TSG are hoping for". Nagelsmann told Hoffenheim's webs...

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This is what Sania Mirza tweeted after India-Pakistan match

This is what Sania Mirza tweeted after India-Pakistan match

They were eventually dismissed for 158 in reply to Pakistan's 338 for four, which featured Fakhar Zaman's 114, the left-handed opener's maiden one-day global hundred coming in just his fourth matc...

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Champion Warriors might snub White House - if invited

Champion Warriors might snub White House - if invited

Curry's comment came two days after Golden State defeated Cleveland 129-120 to wrap up their series in five games and earn their second National Basketball Association championship in three years. Af...

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Thomas Christiansen reveals a shortlist of targets has been made

Thomas Christiansen reveals a shortlist of targets has been made

Leeds United's director of football Victor Orta has been speaking to the Yorkshire Evening Post about the appointment of new manager Thomas Christiansen, and one comment in particular will have b...

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No offer yet for Ronaldo: Real Madrid

Ronaldo is threatening to leave Spain after running into problems with tax authorities. Perez said he could understood why the four-times world player of the year had been upset after he was ac...

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Phil Jackson weighing possibility of trading Kristaps Porzingis

Maybe not. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical , Phil Jackson is not outright refusing to deal Porzingis and this has created a "frenzy" of teams trying to pry the young star away fro...

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76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics

And while it may seem counterintuitive that Ainge would want to trade down in a draft that, while deep, clearly features one player whose upside widely surpasses that of his peers, rumors continue to...

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Real Madrid president Florentino insists no Man Utd offers for star trio

And according to Spanish sports daily Marca , Ronaldo has told his teammates: "I'm leaving Real". And Hunter says Ronaldo has been telling his former United team-mates that nothing compares to th...

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Orlando Magic, Disney Agree on Jersey Sponsorship for 2017-18 Season

Orlando Magic, Disney Agree on Jersey Sponsorship for 2017-18 Season

The agreement is for three years, Martins said - the length of the NBA's three-year test period for ads on game jerseys. In what seems like an inevitable partnership, the Disney logo is officially...

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LeBron James' legacy and context

LeBron James' legacy and context

Three seasons, three Finals, one championship, and a whole bunch of history later, James is nearing a crossroads, maybe the last crossroads of his illustrious, 14-year career which he's said he intend...

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Warriors, Durant storm to finals win

Warriors, Durant storm to finals win

It is a business. " We're obviously just getting started ", the two-time NBA Most Valuable Player said. This is a moment that we all need to enjoy together, and nothing should detract from what we...

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Champions Trophy triumph helps Pakistan surge to 6th spot in ODI Rankings

Champions Trophy triumph helps Pakistan surge to 6th spot in ODI Rankings

While the final of the ICC's secondary 50-over competition attracted an estimated televised audience of hundreds of millions as Pakistan crushed India at The Oval , the governing body is keen to ca...

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