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LeBron James: Michael Jordan chase is about motivation, not greatness

The LeBron James underdog story will be discussed quite a bit before then, with the future NBA Hall of Fame forward now provided with an opportunity to cement his legacy and spot next to Michael J...

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F1 champion Alonso swigs milk at Indy, just not as victor

Rookie Ed Jones was third, followed by Britain's Max Chilton , Brazil's Tony Kanaan , Colombia's Juan Pablo Montoya and 2016 victor Alexander Rossi . Franchitti got the win, and Sato was le...

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South Africa's Rabada and Parnell dismiss England for 153

South Africa's Rabada and Parnell dismiss England for 153

South Africa earned the advantage with more disciplined bowling than in the first two games and a dramatically improved fielding performance. Jonny Bairstow's half-century saved England from major ...

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Djokovic makes winning French Open start on Agassi's watch

Djokovic makes winning French Open start on Agassi's watch

Sixth-seeded Dominic Thiem is safely through to the second round of the French Open . The 2010 French Open champion could be playing at the Roland Garros for the final time after announcing i...

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Kim smashes Scott's record with Players Championship victory

However, Kim's birdies on the seventh and ninth made the 21-year-old the first player to reach double figures under par this week and gave him a two-shot lead over Poulter and Glover. "That's what m...

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LeBron James passes Michael Jordan for first place all-time in playoff scoring

Yes, James did great things with the Miami Heat in winning two titles in four Finals trips with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh, but winning one title with the Cavaliers is a bigger accomplishment than w...

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Manchester bombing: Police still 'full tilt' in hunt for associates

Manchester bombing: Police still 'full tilt' in hunt for associates

Britain's interior minister says the hunt is still on for suspects in the Manchester bombing, and members of attacker Salman Abedi's network may still be at large. "We should be clear about what t...

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Skeleton Key: How the Cavs can defeat the Warriors

Major League Baseball works a bit differently, fining teams who spend a certain amount of money on player salaries. But this is not a normal season. "I couldn't have made everybody (else) in the...

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Cavs-Warriors Part III joins past NBA championship trilogies

The Cleveland Cavaliers were less than two hours removed from clinching their third straight Eastern Conference crown and James' seventh consecutive trip to the NBA Finals . We didn't talk about ch...

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Nicky Hayden Dies after Cycling Accident in Italy

He dreamed as a kid of being a pro-rider and not only achieved that but also managed to reach the pinnacle of his chosen sport. Kent's superbike star Shane "Shakey" Byrne said he is "absolutely gutt...

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LeBron James passes Michael Jordan for most National Basketball Association career playoff points

The Cleveland Cavaliers are just one win away from meeting the Golden State Warriors in The NBA Finals for the third time in as many years. Let the hype, and the waiting, begin: Game 1 isn't...

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Si Woo Kim becomes youngest victor of Players Championship

The Gold Coaster had held the record as the youngest victor of the US PGA event in 2004, when he won aged 23 years, 8 months, and 12 days. In fact, he's yet to move past the cut in any of the four maj...

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Nashville used to opening the show on the road

Nashville used to opening the show on the road

The Penguins have this incredible ability to pull the best from players young and old, and it shows in their depth scoring these last two postseasons. I wanted to be a part of this previous year - not...

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Kvitova eases past Boserup on French Open first day

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova made a triumphant comeback at the French Open on Sunday with a 6:3 a 6:2 victory over 86th-ranked Julia Boserup from the US. She was undecided until late ...

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Kerber out of French Open in first round

The two-time Grand Slam semifinalist, now ranked World No.40, came into the event as one of the most unsafe floaters in the women's draw based on pedigree, and proved it against the top seed - the Rus...

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French Open 2017: Andy Murray to face Andrey Kuznetsov in Round One

French Open 2017: Andy Murray to face Andrey Kuznetsov in Round One

Despite failing to win a clay court tournament in 2017, Thiem's 2017 clay record of 12-4 combined with his victory over Nadal makes him a favourite for this year's French Open . Peng Shuai, who was...

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Oracle goes 2-1 to take lead in America's Cup qualifiers

After the "love kiss" to Team New Zealand last week, Ben Ainslie banged his own boat up this time. Britain's Land Rover BAR got its foiling 50-foot catamaran patched up overnight after a frightening...

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Kisner holds on for Colonial win

Spieth avoided another weekend off by playing his back nine in four-under par 31 on Friday, shot 68 on Saturday, then gave himself a chance to win on Sunday. I hit a bad putt on 17. That lead was ha...

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Seeded Kerber loses in first round of French Open

Kerber finally managed to get a game when she held her serve at ease to allow herself to stay in the first set for at least one more game, forcing Makarova to serve out the set. Kerber showed some s...

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Mumbai Indians Clinch Third IPL Trophy with Thrilling 1-run Win

Mitchell McClenaghan - I could not sit still. "You will hear ( Jasprit) Bumrah talk about him in the future and how Johnson was helpful to him". "Honestly, I don't worry about selection anymore". ...

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Djokovic, Nadal set off on collision course

Djokovic, Nadal set off on collision course

But the picture isn't entirely rosy for the 25-year-old. Coverage of the French Open starts on ITV4 at 9.30am Sunday. Here's a closer look at the women's draw, which will see the return o...

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Michael Vick hoping to retire as Falcon on 1-day deal

Michael Vick hoping to retire as Falcon on 1-day deal

They have suffered over the past few months, anxiously awaiting their chance at redemption, so by letting them send Vick off as a Falcon , they could have some peace and joy to be a fan of the Atlant...

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'Humble' Jose on 'poets' and Man United transfer plans

That's the most important thing because this is a collective trophy. "Does this cup make the city of Manchester a little bit happier?" United, City and their players have come together in a campai...

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United Kingdom intelligence service MI5 reviewing practices after Manchester attack

A spokesperson for Greater Manchester Police said, "Today, May 28, 2017, officers investigating the attack at the Manchester Arena have executed a warrant at an address in Moss Side". The Times is...

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Jose Mourinho: Manchester United would exchange Europa League title for victims' lives

Ajax had no answer to the physical strength and power of United, especially in midfield, where world-record signing Pogba and Belgian global Marouane Fellaini , who won 15 aerial balls yesterday - a...

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LeBron James breaks Michael Jordan's National Basketball Association playoff scoring record

He already has one this season against the Warriors if you remember back to Christmas Day when he splashed a shot over Klay Thompson to win the game. Cleveland won by one on Christmas Day, Golden St...

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Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

And in the third quarter, the All-Star guard had James' back again, keeping the Cavs on their collision course with the Warriors. The Celtics pulled the ultimate shocker over reigning National Bas...

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Cavs' Kyrie Irving caps off brilliant night by baffling Celtics' Jae Crowder

It's been forgotten amid the praise of Cleveland's run to the NBA Finals , but the Cavaliers were 29th in the NBA in defensive efficiency after the all-star break - a two month stretch in which Cle...

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England, South Africa set for Champions Trophy prequel

England, South Africa set for Champions Trophy prequel

The Proteas at times threatened to get close to their target but England in the end won by the emphatic margin of 72 runs . But with Stokes, Chris Woakes and Jos Buttler all back from IPL duty ...

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Penguins Sizing Up: Senators goaltender Craig Anderson

Penguins Sizing Up: Senators goaltender Craig Anderson

Pittsburgh's Matt Murray is trying to balance some tunnel vision against the fact that his team is coming off a 7-0 shellacking of Ottawa in Game 5 followed by a Game 6 in which the Penguins did wh...

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Virat Kohli Picks The Strongest Side In ICC Champions Trophy 2017

But they have managed to continue that mindset pretty well, I don't see anyone taking a backwards step at any stage of the game, and that is pretty awesome to see". "I love the tournament because it r...

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Cyprus leaders still 'far apart' on peace summit — United Nations envoy

Cyprus leaders still 'far apart' on peace summit — United Nations envoy

The United Nations envoy tasked with overseeing Cyprus negotiations has called off talks with the rival leaders of Cyprus after failing to find "common ground" on convening a final summit that would a...

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Angelique Kerber crashes out at Roland Garros

Angelique Kerber crashes out at Roland Garros

If you don't like long lines that move nowhere for what seems like an eternity, then we recommend you get to the French Open early - and by early we mean before the early bird catches the worm. After ...

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New Orleans Mayor's Speech On Confederate Symbols Is A Must Watch

Fifty-one of Mississippi's 174 state lawmakers are black, and 50 of them are in the caucus. Jennifer Riley-Collins, director of the American Civil Liberties Union of MS, said Tuesday that she wants ...

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'Sachin' rakes in over Rs 27 cr in opening weekend

'Sachin' rakes in over Rs 27 cr in opening weekend

It is a docu-drama and perhaps Sachin Tendulkar factor has worked in the favour of the movie. A Rs 8.40 crore opening is a tremendous thing to happen to a docu-drama. However, Irrfan Khan starrer " ...

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Mercedes now underdogs to Ferrari in F1 title race - Wolff

Enlivening what was an otherwise unmemorable race, the Safety Car was deployed with 18 laps remaining after Jenson Button, on his comeback, collided with Pascal Wehrlein, overturning the Sauber in the...

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Jaap Stam confident Reading can handle pressure of £170m play-off final

Jaap Stam confident Reading can handle pressure of £170m play-off final

Huddersfield Town and Reading will be playing for a minimum of £170 million pounds when they compete for a place in English soccer's Premier League at Wembley today in a match regularly described a...

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On first day back, Trump lashes out at "fake news media"

On Sunday, the interview programs were dominated by allegations, first published Friday by the Post , that Kushner, at a December 2016 meeting with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak, proposed the est...

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North Korea test-fires another ballistic missile

N. Korea launched a missile Saturday, similar to the one pictured. Because of the increase in ballistic missile launches by North Korea, the U.S., Japan and South Korea have, in the past few weeks c...

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Kevin Pillar MLB investigating homophobic slur by Toronto outfielder

Kevin Pillar MLB investigating homophobic slur by Toronto outfielder

On Thursday, MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred was asked about the incident at the conclusion of the league's quarterly owners meetings in NY. For his part, Pillar seemed to understand after the game t...

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