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Zinedine Zidane giving nothing away about Gareth Bale ahead of Cardiff final

Zinedine Zidane giving nothing away about Gareth Bale ahead of Cardiff final

Odds may favour the Spanish giants on Saturday but one can't deny the fact that this year's final is probably the most balanced tie in the last few years. Leonardo Bonucci - Bonucci has been fantasti...

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Paul Pogba: Manchester United ace shouldn't be obsessed with this - Paul Parker

The 24-year-old became the most expensive footballer in history last summer, after Manchester United paid Juventus a reported £89m ($114m) fee. Pogba has been a regular fixture in the Mancheste...

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Like a knife in my side - Woakes frustrated by tournament-ending injury

Like a knife in my side - Woakes frustrated by tournament-ending injury

That was the key in the innings, Tamim's innings allowed the other batsmen to revolve around him and the score easily went past 300 which was a challenging total in any circumstance. However, he claim...

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Nashville Predators Win Western Conference At Home, Will Play For Stanley Cup

Nashville Predators Win Western Conference At Home, Will Play For Stanley Cup

But they are... and the team appears to be deadly serious about the mission. "Even in Game 7 when we were down 3-0, 10 minutes into the game, he made us believe we could come back". The Preds have got...

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Atlanta Motor Speedway sets 2018 NASCAR race weekend

Atlanta Motor Speedway sets 2018 NASCAR race weekend

Things are finally looking up for NASCAR's once dominate team. With Busch's older brother, Kurt, having competed in the Indianapolis 500 in 2014, the conversation about other NASCAR drivers doin...

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Massimiliano Allegri wants 'fiendish' Juventus in Champions League Final

DANI ALVES: Described as past his best when he joined from Barcelona on a free transfer last June, the 34-year-old Alves was often mocked during the season. Former Bianconeri player Zinedine Zid...

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Djokovic-Agassi partnership off to winning start

Murray, who was runner-up at Roland Garros previous year, has been struggling in 2017 and looked uncomfortable at times during the second set. "Not only that but Francesca is a legend and I was ve...

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Manchester United enter race for Fulham wonderkid

Manchester United enter race for Fulham wonderkid

Hull City's Andrew Robertson has also been subject to strong interest with reports in recent months suggesting a deal was already in place to bring him to Anfield, although those rumours were quickly ...

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Stanley Cup Final: Nashville Predators, Pittsburgh Penguins Game 3 preview, updates

Stanley Cup Final: Nashville Predators, Pittsburgh Penguins Game 3 preview, updates

There was a legitimate chance of the Penguins being sold during the '91 Stanley Cup run: the Post-Gazette ran a story above the article celebrating the team's Game 2 win with the headline, "Pens...

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Warriors Owner Sends Message to Cavs After Advancing to NBA Finals

Warriors Owner Sends Message to Cavs After Advancing to NBA Finals

The Warriors , who will be making their third-straight NBA Finals appearance, will now wait on the victor of the Eastern Conference Finals series between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston C...

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Nike stands by Tiger Woods despite DUI arrest

Nike stands by Tiger Woods despite DUI arrest

Officers described him as "very droopy, extremely sleepy", and said he had a hard time keeping his eyes open, the report states. Woods, in a statement Monday night , blamed the incident on "an u...

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LeBron James' Los Angeles home vandalized with racial slur, TMZ reports

LeBron James' Los Angeles home vandalized with racial slur, TMZ reports

At this time, it is yet to be determined if the incident at James' home will be investigated as a hate crime or just vandalism. James is set to play in the NBA Finals, which begin Thursday between h...

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Warriors dominate in the paint during Game One of NBA Finals

Warriors dominate in the paint during Game One of NBA Finals

The Cavs have to play better or we might never know. Cleveland has lost the opener in the Finals to Golden State for three straight years but did rally to win the championship in seven games last ...

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Bryce Harper Starts Massive Brawl During Nationals & Giants Game

Bryce Harper Starts Massive Brawl During Nationals & Giants Game

The Nationals superstar took exception, pointed his bat at Strickland and took a few steps towards the Giants reliever. Major League Baseball is likely to suspend both Harper and Strickland an...

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Rain saves Australia in Champions Trophy wash-out

And so the points from the match were shared. While Australia are always a tough team to crack, the Kane Williamson-led side will head into the eight-team tournament with renewed confidence, fol...

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Australia-New Zealand tie abondoned due to rain

Australia-New Zealand tie abondoned due to rain

Williamson, on whose slender shoulders the Kiwi batting rests, stroked himself to a free-flowing 100 (97b, 8x4, 3x6), first combining with the risky Luke Ronchi (65, 43b, 9x4, 3x6) and then partneri...

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Batsman Bell backs Jason Roy ahead of June's Champions Trophy

Recalling the 2013 edition, Kohli believes the team has all the right ingredients to succeed in their title defence in a challenging format where they will face Pakistan , Sri Lanka and South Afric...

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Ramos, Madrid's 93rd-minute man, again a threat in CL final

Ramos, Madrid's 93rd-minute man, again a threat in CL final

Along with Italian worldwide team-mates Giorgio Chiellini and Gianluigi Buffon , Bonucci kept Barcelona's fabled strike force of Lionel Messi , Luis Suarez and Neymar scoreless over 180 minutes in t...

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Woakes side strain gives England a worry

Woakes side strain gives England a worry

The venue is the Surrey home ground of England opener Jason Roy , now struggling for runs. England's 308 for two is the highest run chase in the 19-year-history of the Champions Trophy , beati...

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LeBron James scores 28, grabs 15 boards in Cavaliers' Game 1 loss

LeBron James scores 28, grabs 15 boards in Cavaliers' Game 1 loss

We've got to figure out how to combat that , which is going to be a tough challenge for us. With four All-Stars, even if two have checked out offensively, as Klay Thompson and Green did in Game ...

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Penguins stress need for fast start to pivotal Game Three

Penguins stress need for fast start to pivotal Game Three

Bonino will be a game-time decision against the Predators Saturday night in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final. Laviolette said he has decided on a starter for Game 3, but wasn't divulging it to anyone...

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5 things to watch in the NBA Finals

The Warriors are back with a more formidable team after adding Kevin Durant , a healthier one after Stephen Curry was banged up last postseason, and not even LeBron James and the Cavs are given...

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Warriors expect a different Cavaliers team in Game 2

Warriors expect a different Cavaliers team in Game 2

They were outshot in 12 of the 13 playoff games in the Eastern Conference, but never by 20 shots. Warriors forward Draymond Green said he was proud of Golden State's "complete team effort". Smit...

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Earnhardt Jr baffled by lack of success at Charlotte Motor Speedway

There hasn't been a better driver/crew chief combination in the past 15 years than Johnson and Chad Knaus, especially at Charlotte , leading many to believe that if they couldn't make it to the finis...

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'He's with me': Mourning dad, American wins at French Open

'He's with me': Mourning dad, American wins at French Open

I don't really know how to put it into words", Johnson said . And it's not something which should be my excuse, but, you know, I got mad."I felt better than in the first round, that's exactly what I ...

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ESPN's Sarah Spain Breaks Down Game 1 of the NBA Finals

ESPN's Sarah Spain Breaks Down Game 1 of the NBA Finals

LeBron James also had an impressive stat line with 28/15/8 but his 8 turnovers really hurt the team. The long negative spot for the Warriors was Klay Thompson , who continued his cold shooting whi...

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Kevin Durant, Golden State roll over Cleveland in NBA Finals opener

Kevin Durant, Golden State roll over Cleveland in NBA Finals opener

Just so we're clear, Klay is locked up under contract through the 2018-2019 season, so this is something Warriors fans don't have to worry about for a few more seasons. "I'm only as good as my tea...

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Defense fails Cavs in opening-game loss

After Golden State's 113-91 win, Robert Littal of Black Sports Online asked Durant about the extended look in Rihanna's direction. His absence has not slowed down the Warriors one bit, who are...

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Joel Pereira and Scott McTominay hoping to make impact at Manchester United

Joel Pereira and Scott McTominay hoping to make impact at Manchester United

The 21-year-old - who became the 100th player to score a Premier League goal for Manchester United - bent a terrific finish into the corner to make the flawless start to his United first-team care...

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LeBron James on racial incident: "Hate is living every day"

Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry, the "baby-face assassin" who's a contender for NBA MVP (again) and maybe a contender for Playoff MVP, will be facing off against LeBron James and the Clev...

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Injured Woakes out of Champions Trophy

Woakes was forced off during England's opener against Bangladesh yesterday. England , who came into the tournament at the back of a series win against South Africa , were expected to overhaul th...

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Floods in Sri Lanka kill over 150, nearly half million affected

Floods in Sri Lanka kill over 150, nearly half million affected

In Galle, a city in the tourist-heavy South West that was badly hit by the 2004 Boxing Day tsunami, aerial footage showed enormous areas of flooding, with residents standing knee deep and rescuers dis...

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Vladimir Putin ridicules claims of meddling in US vote

Commenting on the same subject, Russian President Vladimir Putin said , "Bad summer weather in Russia is due to American imperialism". Mr. Putin did acknowledge that he and Mr. "Help us restore a g...

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Stanley Cup: Pittsburgh Penguins take 2-0 lead over Nashville Predators

Stanley Cup: Pittsburgh Penguins take 2-0 lead over Nashville Predators

Guentzel was selected in third-round selection in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft but spent the next three years playing at the University of Nebraska-Omaha. "We're going to learn from our mistakes and get...

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Aus vs New Zealand: Match abandoned due to rain, teams share points

We gave them a lot of freebies. Kane Williamson won the toss and boldly elected to bat first on a cloudy morning and he would go on to do his side proud with a magnificent hundred that helped take...

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Warriors cruise past Cavaliers for Game 1 win in NBA Finals

Silver says that "from a league standpoint, you always want to see great competition". The closest they came was when Andre Iguodala appeared to get open inside for a layup with 1:50 to go, but Jame...

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FINALIST: Local girl advances in spelling bee

Sam Thomas says hearing the National Spelling Bee announcer say, "Correct" is the best feeling in the world. . But she didn't score high enough on a written grammar and vocabulary test to progress ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo's Priceless Reaction After Finding Out He Couldn't Lift Trophy

Cristiano Ronaldo's Priceless Reaction After Finding Out He Couldn't Lift Trophy

Zidane's role in restoring Madrid to the top of Spanish soccer was hailed by Ronaldo as the Portuguese claimed just his second league winners' medal in eight seasons since joining the Spanish gian...

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Casemiro is Real Madrid's most important player, says Max Allegri

I have seen that many times in my life. " Madrid always have very good teams". While Ronaldo, for years renowned as a tricky winger and provider, has evolved his game to focus much more on a cent...

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Juventus Stars Happy To Live Out Champions League Drama

For me personally, getting to the final is a great joy. We're proud of that, but that's not enough. I'm just the coach. "We're always favourites, but in reality in a final there are no favourites". ...

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