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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has terms on two-year contract agreed

Gunners boss has agreed another lucrative new contract and the club are expected to make the announcement tomorrow . Uncertainty over Wenger's future has dominated headlines from the Emirates this s...

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Nashville Predators Drop Game One

Sullivan called wingers Carl Hagelin and Jake Guentzel game-time decisions. The wind the disallowed goal took out of the Preds' sails, along with the 5-on-3, and the own goal was noticeable. Maybe t...

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Nadal launches French Open title bid

Rafa will now face Robin Haase in the second round. "It's always at the start, happy for the victory". "I got two balls, one when I missed my return, and then if it was 5-3 I thought I could fin...

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Cleveland Cavaliers win title in six games? Here's how

Cleveland Cavaliers win title in six games? Here's how

Which is good. It's familiar territory for the defending champs, their comfort zone. The series for which we have yearned has arrived, and about as quickly as possible. In last year's Finals , Th...

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Chelsea enquire about signing experienced global defender - he wants Stamford Bridge move

Chelsea enquire about signing experienced global defender - he wants Stamford Bridge move

It is claimed there are question marks over the future of defenders Nathan Ake and Kurt Zouma, who have both found first-team football hard to come by at Stamford Bridge. "I don't have anything else p...

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NBA Playoffs 2017 Celtics vs Cavaliers; Cavaliers to Win Game 4

The other four losing teams have played less and fared better. Cleveland came through the East by winning 12 of their 13 games and will look to defend their title against the Warriors, who were a ...

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Catfish-Throwing Nashville Predators Fan Charged With 3 Misdemeanors

That gave the Penguins three goals on eight first-period shots. Ellis scored the first goal by a Predator in a Stanley Cup Final 8:21 into the second and Nashville kept Rinne downright bored at...

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Lue's steady hand key to Cleveland's success

Nonetheless, both Mike Brown and Steve Kerr have a longer track record of success than Cleveland's second-year head man. A lot of them will not. But the three-times National Basketball Associati...

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Proteas win toss and bowl again, with Morkel returning

But it never looked like being enough and South Africa finished on 156 for three, JP Duminy sealing victory with a four off David Willey. England's hopes of a 3-0 whitewash, after taking an unas...

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Wenger set to sign new Arsenal deal

The Spain global hasn't had the easiest of seasons at Chelsea this term, as he has found himself starting games from the bench lot more often than previously for both Blues and his ex-clubs - Barce...

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Tyronn Lue believes Game 3 loss refocused Cleveland Cavaliers

But James snapped a string of nine missed threes with a triple followed by a bank shot to put Cleveland ahead 108-97 with three minutes left.It was the Cavs' second double-digit comeback after the...

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Alonso at Indy doesn't hurt F1 says Steiner

James Hinchcliffe practices for the 101st Running of the Indianapolis 500 . I'm really enjoying driving this vehicle'. "He's up against it, but he's a multiple world champion", Chilton told CNN. Di...

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Warriors coach says he's not ready for Game 1

For this is the third time that the Golden State Warriors will meet the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals . That's unheard of. The point of this is to say that Golden State has had some of ...

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Twitter reacts to Cavaliers pulling away from Celtics in Game 5

They beat Washington in seven games, including a Game 2 victory in which Thomas scored 53 points - one shy of the franchise playoff record. The night was a highlight reel for LeBron, Kyrie Irving a...

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Modi's Germany visit developments: Quantum leap in economic ties

Modi's Germany visit developments: Quantum leap in economic ties

The Prime Minister of India, speaking on his tour to Germany, lauded the Bundesliga and the current FIFA World Cup champions. "We live in a globalised world and India.is a partner", she said. German...

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Dean & DeLuca Invitational: American Webb Simpson leads by two shots in Texas

He birdied four holes in a six-hole stretch starting with the 10th, and drilled a 10-foot putt to take a solo lead at the 12th. "We were 3 over for the tournament on Friday and outside the cut line ...

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Steve Kerr intends to 'coach for a long time' despite back

Steve Kerr intends to 'coach for a long time' despite back

While most NBA experts in Las Vegas and across the league have selected the Warriors to defeat the Cavaliers in the 2017 NBA Finals , I am in the rare company that believes the Cavaliers are ge...

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Novak Djokovic makes winning start with new coach Andre Agassi

The fourth-seeded Nadal played some brilliant shots but had to survive a minor scare in the second set on his way to a 6-1, 6-4, 6-1 victory. The Spaniard took the final set in 31 minutes. Spanish v...

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India's Karthik expects good match between Pakistan, India

India's Karthik expects good match between Pakistan, India

Pakistan are likely to open with Azhar Ali and Ahmed Shehzad. Considering the way the Men in Blue played against the "underdogs" of the tournament, skipper Kohli might not be too concerned facing th...

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Danny Lee shoots 64 for share of Colonial lead

And it was in my head". "It was a good grind day", Lee said. Lee and Kisner also were tied for the second-round lead, along with Scott Piercy, whose shot 72 to fall five strokes back. Simpson made...

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Arsene Wenger reportedly agrees on two-year Arsenal contract extension

Board members are due to give their assent to those plans. Vacancies for the club's sporting director/operations are open, as Wenger's new contract announcement remains only a formality. " Arsenal...

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Rob Holding used as example to defend Henry Onyekuru move

Rob Holding used as example to defend Henry Onyekuru move

Scottish big name, Celtic are also understood to have come close to signing him in January but Eupen refused to sell him during the winter transfer window. The 19-year-old forward was the joint top-...

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Ranking LeBron James Top 5 NBA Finals opponents

Ranking LeBron James Top 5 NBA Finals opponents

POINT GUARD: Stephen Curry vs. The unanimous MVP season: ridiculed by fans, media and both current and former players. They're a great team, they're the champs. Pulling off plays with a high degree ...

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Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane: Facing Juventus will be special

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane: Facing Juventus will be special

There is no difference between the final in Milan and this one. "The important thing is that everyone, from our strikers to our defence, makes sacrifices for each other". But Montero insists that ...

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Antonio Conte: Chelsea boss named manager of the year by LMA

Click through the gallery above to see photos from the ceremony last night . The Premier League are not investigating the incident. Press Association Sport spoke to gambling industry experts who...

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Third time should be charming for Cavaliers or Warriors

Third time should be charming for Cavaliers or Warriors

Now there are no excuses. No team has repeated as Stanley Cup champion in almost 20 years. So Cavs and Warriors fans, please do us all a favor and take your loss with honor when your team falls. Jam...

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Wenger agrees two-year contract extension with Arsenal

A formal announcement from Arsenal confirming that Wenger has made a decision to stay is expected today, the BBC reported. The Telegraph are reporting that Wenger has agreed to extend his stay...

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Predators Fan Charged For Throwing Catfish On Ice During Stanley Cup Finals

If Kunitz continues to find his scoring touch, he provides the Penguins with more versatility, Sullivan said. "We've got to work harder, compete a little harder, but we got some timely goals". He ma...

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Cavs deemed the underdogs

A report by the Sporting News discussed the NBA Finals odds , including Game 1 predictions. If his Cavaliers can somehow knock off the heavily favored Warriors, LeBron's case as the potential G...

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LeBron: Warriors 'up there' with some of biggest challenges

Past year he carried his team back from the brink as the Cavs became the first team to rally from a 3-1 deficit in the best-of-seven NBA Finals and win the title. Both the Cavaliers and Warrior...

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Cleveland vs. Golden State is rivalry the NBA needs right now

The NBA Finals were decided last July when Durant opted to sign with the Warriors after his Oklahoma City team blew a 3-1 lead in losing to those same Warriors in the conference finals . "I ...

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Fan charged after throwing catfish on the ice during Stanley Cup Final

Nashville dominated long stretches of the second and third periods , and even limited the defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins without a shot for an impressive 37-minute stretch be...

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Ball to have solo Lakers workout June 7

And I think that's why this story is something people want to read. Kentucky Wildcats guard De'Aaron Fox (0) dribbles the ball as UCLA Bruins guard Aaron Holiday (3) pursues in the second half dur...

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Diego Costa not going to China

Diego Costa not going to China

Diego Costa has backed fellow Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi to succeed at the club, insisting the Belgian has proved in recent weeks just how good of a goalscorer he is. 'At no point have I sai...

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LeBron James 'feels good' about his Cavs chances to beat the Warriors

Just a year ago (with apologies to LeBron's block), the two biggest plays of the Finals were Kyrie's shot and Love's stop. "All I care about is how well we work together and how much of a team tha...

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Cubs Game Notes For Monday vs. San Francisco

It was the first homer Davis has allowed in relief since September 24, 2015. What is clear is that Cueto is a different pitcher in his second season in San Francisco. Ian Happ came off. Chris Dev...

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Arsene Wenger's Future In Arsenal To Be Announced Soon

However, with his previous contract set to expire in the summer, some fans had voiced their desire for his exit, citing a disappointing Premier League season which ended with failure to qualify for ...

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Epsom: Trainer Defends Controversial Decision To Run Maiden In Derby

Epsom: Trainer Defends Controversial Decision To Run Maiden In Derby

Cape Verdi was the last filly to run in the race in 1998 when she was sent off the 11-4 favourite only to finish ninth of the 15 runners. Jenkins also downplayed the decision to have apprentice Mang...

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Penguins defeat Predators in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final

Anybody and everybody who follows the Stanley Cup playoffs are shaking theirs too. The Penguins' 12 total shots are the fewest ever by a victor in the finals. Hockey is a fast game, and anytime ther...

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Kyrgios blasts into French Open second round

Kyrgios blasts into French Open second round

His next opponent will be the victor of the clash between Spaniard Nicolas Almagro and Cypriot Marcos Baghdatis . After losing to Martin Klizan of Slovakia 7-6 (4), 6-3, 4-6, 0-6, 6-4 in the first ...

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