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Record champion Nadal in French Open

Despite his dominance at the French Open , Nadal said he never took victory for granted. Novak Djokovic , meanwhile, slid from No. 2 to No. 4 in the new rankings, his lowest status in 7½ years. ...

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Real President Perez Expects Ronaldo to Stay

Ronaldo is now on worldwide duty with Portugal at the Confederations Cup, but, according to the report , has told his teammates that Perez's words were " better late than never" and have convenie...

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Dwyane Wade opts in for 2nd year with Bulls, subtweets critics

Dwyane Wade opts in for 2nd year with Bulls, subtweets critics

One possible destination for Irving? Such a deal would hinge on a third team being brought in to make the deal happen because the Cavaliers don't have the right assets to trade directly with the...

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

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

Boston president of basketball operations Danny Ainge told reporters that he believes the player the Celtics will now choose at No. 3 would be the same one they would have taken at No. The Boston ex...

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Cristiano Ronaldo: 31 in 31 for Real Madrid and Portugal in 2017

The first problem likely to be is convincing Real Madrid to sell, even if the player had decided he wants to go. Jose Mourinho - one of the most successful managers of the last 20 years - has ...

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Celtics' Danny Ainge not worried about trading away No. 1 overall pick

Celtics' Danny Ainge not worried about trading away No. 1 overall pick

That pick will either be a 2018 first from the Los Angeles Lakers if it falls between picks two and five or a 2019 first from the Sacramento Kings . 3 overall pick. However, 76ers president Br...

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Faf backs AB as Proteas skipper

The loss to Sri Lanka meant that the game against South Africa became a virtual knockout clash for India . The Proteas, who are now the No. 1 ranked ODI side, however lived up to their "Perennial C...

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England beat New Zealand to reach Champions Trophy semi-finals

Jos Buttler, Joe Root and Alex Hales posted half-centuries for England , while Liam Plunkett took four for 55. But Bangladesh won their most recent meeting in Dublin by five wickets, although key...

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Manchester United increase Morata offer

Manchester United are increasingly hopeful of completing the signing of Alvaro Morata after the Real Madrid striker informed the European champions that he would like to leave Santiago Bernabeu...

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Kulbhushan Jadhav has filed mercy petition before army chief: Pak Military

Kulbhushan Jadhav has filed mercy petition before army chief: Pak Military

The statement also claimed that Jadhav is seeking forgiveness for his actions and he has requested the Chief of Army Staff to spare his life on compassionate grounds. The Pakistani military's " second...

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Indian, Pakistani troops clash on LoC - 2 jawans martyred, 1 terrorist killed

Indian, Pakistani troops clash on LoC - 2 jawans martyred, 1 terrorist killed

Three local Lashkar-e-Taiba militants were gunned down by security forces in the early hours of Thursday in Kakapora area in Pulwama district in South Kashmir . This was the third time the Border Act...

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Drone strikes counter-productive, violate sovereignty of Pakistan. : FO

Drone strikes counter-productive, violate sovereignty of Pakistan. : FO

Washington claims Islamabad provides safe havens for the Afghan Taliban and other militants fighting the US-backed government in Kabul, something Pakistan strongly denies. "Pakistan attaches importa...

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Tax fraud case: Ronaldo to appear in court July 31

Tax fraud case: Ronaldo to appear in court July 31

Last week, Cristiano Ronaldo was accused by prosecutors in Spain of defrauding Spanish authorities of $16.4 million in tax between 2011 and 2014. Cristiano Ronaldo has also denied defrauding Spa...

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Wade tells Bulls he'll opt in to return for 2nd season

Wade tells Bulls he'll opt in to return for 2nd season

The Bulls are shopping Butler leading up to Thursday's NBA Draft . Minnesota's head coach Tom Thibodeau coached Butler for four seasons in Chicago . To that end, ESPN reported Tuesday ...

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Confederations Cup: Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia

The 32-year-old netted after just eight minutes to give the Euro 2016 winners their first victory in Group A as they leapfrog Russian Federation in the standings . Nonetheless, after earning three ...

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Irish cricket gets full Test status

Irish cricket gets full Test status

There are now 12 full members. Two years later, still suffering from the impact of war and conflict, the country was given "associate member" status of the world governing body ICC. Current official...

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Valtteri Bottas remains uncertain about his Mercedes future

Valtteri Bottas remains uncertain about his Mercedes future

Mercedes Motorsport Boss Toto Wolff is happy that the benefits from the longer wheelbase design far outweigh the negative implications, and concludes that they were justified to run with that desig...

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Ronaldo heads Portugal past in Confederations Cup

The odds point to a Portugal victory today in Moscow , but if the home squad takes the match, profits for punters betting on Russian Federation would be excellent. "So I would imagine that's part o...

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Zidane makes plea to Ronaldo, Conte unhappy with lack of new signings

While on worldwide duty - after a 2-2 draw with Colombia - Costa claimed: " Antonio Conte has told me by message that I will not continue with Chelsea and that's it". Whether that bid ever arrived ...

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Ronaldo goal pushes Portugal past Russian Federation

The New Zealand and Leeds United striker proceeded to put his side in front shortly before the break, and could have doubled his tally before half time. Mexico face New Zealand in Sochi on We...

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What problems? Ronaldo on target in Portugal win

Nonetheless, after earning three draws in the group stage at the Euros a year ago before winning the tournament , Portugal now has a win and four total points after two matches. "This team, when th...

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José Mourinho charged with £2.9m tax fraud

José Mourinho charged with £2.9m tax fraud

Ronaldo and Mourinho are the latest members of the soccer elite to be accused of tax fraud in Spain. Mourinho is accused of defrauding £1,419,717.66 (€1,611,537) in 2011 and £1,491,601.39 (€1,69...

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Ronaldo delights in handing Portugal victory over hosts Russia

The second half saw Russian Federation testing the Portugal defence once again but failed to produce the clinical finish to eventually lose the match 1-0. The spark was Chris Wood striking at goal...

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Any club that pays €1billion exit clause can have Ronaldo - Perez

In a statement, Ronaldo's management company Gestifute said there had been no attempt to evade taxes. When it became public that a prosecutor in Madrid filed a tax fraud complaint against Ronaldo ...

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Field Mic Catches Mexico Coach Calling Someone A "Motherfucker"

Cristiano Ronaldo's early header was enough to give the European champions all three points at the Spartak Stadium . Midfielder Marco Rojas, who had a fine game the last time these two teams m...

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Mourinho accused of tax fraud while at Real Madrid

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he has not received any notification from Spanish tax authorities over alleged tax fraud. Ronaldo is now playing for Portugal at the ongoing FIFA Conf...

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Kylian Mbappe to Arsenal: Robert Pires opens up on possible Gunners transfer

Arsenal are rumoured to be interested, as are a number of other clubs, including Real Madrid and Manchester United . A source close to Mbappe told the newspaper: "Wenger, he is great". "Speaki...

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Kluber fires 3-hitter as Indians blank Orioles 12-0

Carrasco struck out 10 without a walk in six shutout innings (plus three batters in the seventh). Indians SS Francisco Lindor had gone just 2-for-12 in the series before hitting a two-run homer in...

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Vegas Golden Knights to Play First Game at Dallas Oct

Vegas Golden Knights to Play First Game at Dallas Oct

After the National Hockey League imposed a trade freeze with teams not involving the Golden Knights at 1:00 p.m. (MDT) and teams were required to enter their expansion draft protection lists, the ne...

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Triple-A team moving from Colorado Springs to San Antonio

Triple-A team moving from Colorado Springs to San Antonio

With the move, the RockHounds will now have an approximate 240-mile one-way trip, compared to 325-mile one-way bus ride to San Antonio . The Double-A club now in San Antonio would relocate to Amari...

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Cristiano will pay 14.7 million euros to avoid prison sentence

The complicated structure used by Mr Mourinho also incorporated two Dublin-registered companies registered to the north inner city address of Moore Stephens accountants. Ronaldo has denied any wrong...

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Lions captain Warburton on bench, O'Mahony leads team

Lions captain Warburton on bench, O'Mahony leads team

So now Munster's ferocious back-rower O'Mahony will captain the Lions in a Test match - just three months after he was named only on the bench for Ireland's closing Six Nations match against ...

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Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud during Real Madrid reign

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been called to appear in court on July 31 to testify in a case in which he is accused of evading taxes, putting an appearance at the MLS All-Star Game in j...

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Mourinho also guilty of tax fraud at Real Madrid, say Spanish prosecutors

A, based in the Virgin Islands , before September 2004 and that he knowingly used a "business structure" involving several companies to hide his income from his image rights. "Ronaldo is a Real playe...

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Osorio insists Mexico can overcome New Zealand spirit

Javier Hernandez then equalised, only for Cedric to restore Portugal's lead late on before Mexico equalised with a header by Hector Moreno from the final corner. Portugal ended 2-2 with Mexic...

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Daniel Berger overcomes three-shot deficit, wins St. Jude Classic

Internationals Charl Schwartzel and Kim Whee were tied for the runner-up at nine under. "I played very solid". Jaco Van Zyl of South Africa, Johan Carlsson of Sweden and Ashley Chesters of England...

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Mourinho accused of tax fraud by Spanish prosecutors

The accusations against Mourinho come just a week after Spanish authorities accused Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo of tax fraud , worth £12.9 million. They claim that Mourinho, who t...

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Blue Jays hang on to beat Rangers

Blue Jays hang on to beat Rangers

Gallo went 3-for-4 with two doubles and an inside-the-park homer, the first time in his career he posted three extra-base hits in a game. Blue Jays outfielder Steve Pearce raced back to get under the ...

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Knicks still focused on Frank Ntilikina with the No. 8 overall pick

Knicks still focused on Frank Ntilikina with the No. 8 overall pick

Ntilikina is unable to work out for teams in the United States with his team, Strasbourg, due to start a best-of-five series Tuesday against Elan Chalon for the LNB Pro A championship in France. I wat...

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Auckland give British Lions a case of the Blues

Auckland give British Lions a case of the Blues

Farrell and Conor Murray start at half-back against the Crusaders in a back line which will also see Wales pair Jonathan Davies and George North make their first appearances, as does Ireland flanker...

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