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Henrikh Mkhitaryan sets record in Europa League final

Henrikh Mkhitaryan sets record in Europa League final

Henrikh Mkhitaryan received plenty of well deserved plaudits for his delightfully improvised finish during Manchester United's 2-0 victory over Ajax in last night's Europa League final, but upon cl...

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Players history-maker Kim out of Byron Nelson

Kim was almost flawless Sunday on the TPC Sawgrass , closing with a 3-under 69 with no bogeys on his card for a three-shot victory in golf's biggest tournament this side of the major championship...

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Cavaliers rally past Celtics in Game 4

The 2017 Finals is also special in that it's a rubber match. For someone who was electrifying to watch in Game 3 , Marcus Smart was quiet in Game 4, scoring only eight points but he did add...

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LeBron passes Jordan as all-time NBA playoff scoring leader

If the path seemed to bore you, and the week off that will feel like the time before the Super Bowl ("LeBron, if you were a tree...") is taking the edge and anticipation off of the Finals , take a st...

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The Show Is Set - Cavaliers Are In The Finals

The Show Is Set - Cavaliers Are In The Finals

The last pick in the 2011 National Basketball Association draft, Thomas has emerged as an All-Star in Boston . The Celtics will need to. "I said to to myself, 'we can't tie this series , we ...

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No French Open Wild Card for Sharapova

WTA chief executive Steve Simon , however, condemned the reasoning for the snub to Sharapova , who had her sanction reduced from two years by the Court for Arbitration of Sport (CAS). Stuart Fraser,...

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LeBron James undaunted by beastly Warriors

We're trying to repeat which is so hard to do. "I think we will use it as fuel", he continued. While repeatedly complimenting the Golden State Warriors , who beat the Cavs in the 2015 Finals and ...

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LSU running back arrested for gambling with false ID

LSU running back arrested for gambling with false ID

The Advocate reports security video showed Fournette playing at a craps table before walking to the player's services counter. Court documents indicate his bond was set at $1,000. Fournette ran the b...

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Conte defends Victor Moses over FA Cup red card

Conte defends Victor Moses over FA Cup red card

Frank Lampard insists Chelsea should still be proud of their achievements this season despite a "sour" end to the 2016-17 campaign at Wembley. "Sometimes I think it could be tiredness and I don't th...

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French Open at a glance: Djokovic (with Agassi), Nadal win

To win again, Djokovic will likely have to go through Rafael Nadal , the tournament favorite. Visibly happy with his performance, he then mingled with ball boys at the centre of the court and thank...

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Underdog Cleveland Cavaliers insist they have plenty of bite for NBA Finals

Underdog Cleveland Cavaliers insist they have plenty of bite for NBA Finals

There's a 90 percent chance the Warriors win the title this year according to FiveThirtyEight , and Golden State is favored by Vegas as well. "The whole underdog thing is amusing to me, because, ...

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Mets say Matz, Lugo will each make another rehab start

Mets say Matz, Lugo will each make another rehab start

Cespedes hasn't played since the Mets' April 27 defeat to the Atlanta Braves . Over the weekend, Terry Collins the manager for the Mets said his slugger should be able to play his second rehab co...

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Barcelona wins Copa del Rey in Luis Enrique's last game

Barcelona wins Copa del Rey in Luis Enrique's last game

First, Neymar settled a great team move with a close-range tap-in, although replays showed he was offside, prior to Messi slipped Alcacer via and also he slotted Barca's 3rd in stoppage-time. As...

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No. 1 Kerber bounced in French Open opener

With the Russian out of the event, and Simona Halep getting into some degree of form, she's become a vague favourite among the current crop. Kerber won the Australian Open and U.S. Commenting on h...

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Kevin Love Finds Cavs' Underdog Label 'Funny'

Cleveland's 4-1 series win gives it a 12-1 record this postseason and sets up a third consecutive matchup with Western Conference champion Golden State, the team it beat in the Finals last season...

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LeBron James Jokingly Admits He's Going Bald Like Michael Jordan

But for the third year in a row, the Cavs enter the NBA Finals as the underdog. To the shock of absolutely no one, the Cleveland Cavaliers finally finished off the Boston Celtics in the Easter...

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Petra Kvitova in French Open second round

It just matters that she is back and can compete at all. Asked about her hand condition, Kvitova said: 'It's still a little bit tricky sometimes. "If you are losing, it's always tough to (enjoy)...

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Angelique Kerber suffers historic French Open defeat

It also continued a miserable spell for the 29-year-old on clay in 2017. The World No. 1 and reigning U.S. Open champion has struggled this year and on clay, retiring at the recent Madrid Open bec...

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Cavaliers set up NBA Finals rematch against Warriors

Cavaliers set up NBA Finals rematch against Warriors

But it all evaporated. Late in the third quarter, James splashed a 3-pointer from the left wing and spun, holding a finger in the air. With the unblemished Warriors waiting, James opted to douse...

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Al Habsi's Reading aims for Premier League berth

Al Habsi's Reading aims for Premier League berth

Defender Christopher Schindler claims Huddersfield's dramatic rise this season is making increasingly bigger headlines in his native Germany. "I think this game can decide all of our futures", h...

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World No. 1 Angelique Kerber Suffers Shocking First Round Exit

There was another rapid exchange of breaks before Makarova sealed the result on her first match point with a forehand down the line after recovering from 40-0 down. So is two-time Wimbledon champion...

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Kerber relieved to be leaving clay behind

Most of the loss falls squarely on Kerber, as she dropped serve six times and committed a generous 25 unforced errors. "And the expectations are also from me really big, of course, because I know what...

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Trout sprains thumb in Angels' 9-2 loss at Miami

They have dropped two and split two others. Obviously didn't happen. But it's been a long time. But when he gets ahold of one, he really gets ahold of it. Mike Trout stood at his locker and frowned...

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Lue says Celtics sans Thomas more hard to defend than Warriors

Following the Cavs victory and elimination of Boston on Thursday night, Irving heaped praise on the Celtics and their injured leader Isaiah Thomas . The Celtics made some noise near the end o...

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LSU is number 4 national seed, opens NCAA's vs Texas Southern

LSU is number 4 national seed, opens NCAA's vs Texas Southern

CT Friday in the second game of the four-team regional.The regional continues Saturday and Sunday and, if necessary, will finish on Monday. The victor of the regional in Baton Rouge will face the vi...

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James breaks Jordan's record as Cavs enter final

Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving (2) drives against Boston Celtics' Avery Bradley (0) during the first half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in C...

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Rio Ferdinand sends message to Chelsea fans after Arsenal loss

Rio Ferdinand sends message to Chelsea fans after Arsenal loss

So everyone is waiting to hear if Arsene Wenger would call it quit or would sign a new contract. "I don't know if I'm capable but I've done it for 15 years. Diego Costa levelled for a below-par ...

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As owner, Michael Andretti rules Indy

As owner, Michael Andretti rules Indy

However, Fernando Alonso will return to F1 from IndyCar with his head held high, the Spaniard so very almost pulling off an epic victory. Helio Castroneves tried to sound positive but couldn't...

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Mumbai Indians to take on Pune Supergiant in Qualifier 1

It gives the victor a straight passage into the IPL 2017 final and the loser another crack at making the finale. From both sides, they lost each good players in this match . That is a big disappo...

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LeBron James undaunted by Warriors

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP ) — Vegas is betting against them and the bookies are hardly alone. June 26, 2003 - Is chosen by the Cleveland Cavaliers as the NBA's first round draft pick. Durant aver...

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LeBron James passes Jordan to become greatest playoff scorer of all

The Cavaliers still have to finish off the Celtics before they can think about the Warriors, but should there be third straight Finals between the two teams , Lue may have just provided Golden St...

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Celtics Must 'keep growing' to Beat Cavaliers

Celtics Must 'keep growing' to Beat Cavaliers

Like much of the series, Cleveland's Big 3 was overwhelming in Game 5 with its energy, production and winning ways. Led by its Big Three, Cleveland quickly built a 21-point lead in the first qua...

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LeBron James misses open dunk in Game 4 vs. Celtics

Davis had allowed only one unearned run in his first 18 appearances this season before giving up a two-run homer to the immortal Mac Williamson. "He's a guy who said he wanted us", Love said, "and...

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Ferrari deny team orders in Monaco Grand Prix win for Sebastian Vettel

The Australian brushed the outside barrier exiting Ste Devote while being challenged by Bottas at the restart, but retained third place and kept Bottas and Verstappen at bay in the remaining laps. I t...

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Maryland beats Ohio St. 9-6 in NCAA lacrosse championship

Maryland beats Ohio St. 9-6 in NCAA lacrosse championship

OSU's Austin Shanks scored first early in the game but the Bucks weren't able to get back in it until too late on the heels of a comprehensive performance by a Terps team that'd lost the two previous ...

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Rogic nets victor as Celtic secure treble

Rogic nets victor as Celtic secure treble

The 24-year-old found the net in the dying seconds of stoppage time at Hampden Park to give the Bhoys a 2-1 victory over Aberdeen in the final of the Scottish Cup. Aberdeen were a lively force and ...

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11-year-old shot and wounded child in Florida home

11-year-old shot and wounded child in Florida home

When officials arrived, they found a 10-year-old boy with a gunshot wound to his arm and shoulder. The parents of the children are cooperating. The boy was reported to be in stable condition at a hosp...

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Arsenal wins FA Cup for a record 13 times

Arsenal wins FA Cup for a record 13 times

That's why I said it's not about popularity, it's about effect. "This team has suffered". We knew they would play well as they have the last weeks. Alexis Sanchez opened the scoring at Wembley ...

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Manchester City sign Bernardo Silva from Monaco

Manchester City sign Bernardo Silva from Monaco

If not the best coach in the world, he is one of the best. Despite being linked heavily with a move to Manchester United over the past three months, Monaco's Portuguese playmaker Silva has jetted ...

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LeBron James leads Cleveland to NBA finals

He left a contender to join an even better team. "And so, as I told our guys, we made a lot of great strides, but this pain is part of the path to what we ultimately want to be". And they even did i...

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