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Ronaldo: Madrid better than Juve

For a decade, that record has been held by Paolo Maldini, a victor with AC Milan at age 38. "I sent Pique a ticket for the final but he hasn't answered me yet", Ramos said, with a grin on his face. ...

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Rihanna Steals the Show at NBA Finals Game

Warriors guard Stephen Curry , who added 28 points and was sitting next to Durant in the interview room, turned to his teammate and said, "Don't get into that trap, man". When the Cavs left him un...

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Juventus different to 2015; Allegri warns Real Madrid

Since crowning its first champion in 1956, the Champions League (known as the European Cup until 1992) winners circle has proved to be exclusive, with only 22 clubs claiming the 61 titles. The Brazi...

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Adam Silver doesn't think Cavs, Warriors have disrupted NBA's 'competitive balance'

Adam Silver doesn't think Cavs, Warriors have disrupted NBA's 'competitive balance'

Cleveland Cavaliers swingman Richard Jefferson told reporters Wednesday the Golden State Warriors' lack of poise was the primary factor that contributed to their downfall after they mounted a 3-1...

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Predators coach mum on Game 3 goalie choice

Predators coach mum on Game 3 goalie choice

You played ok through two periods, but that final 20 minutes was just terrible. It was another rough game for Predators goalkeeper Pekka Rinne , who had been exceptional in the goal before this ...

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PK Subban says the Predators will win Game 3 in Nashville

PK Subban says the Predators will win Game 3 in Nashville

Alan Jackson is taking it to the street to show his support for the Nashville Predators . Yes, they have been the better team. In two games so far, he's scored three goals, two of them being game-wi...

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Wenger says he may bid for Riyad

Wenger says he may bid for Riyad

The 26-year-old is now reportedly keen to move on, given that Leicester are a shadow of the team that they were during their triumphant season and also as he wishes to play for a team that can chall...

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Crotty latest injury concern for All Blacks

The Crusaders tries were scored by Mitchell Drummond, Seta Tamanivalu and Heiden Bedwell-Curtiss. The Crusaders have once again shown why they are the best team in this year's Super Rugby comp...

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Champions League: Real Madrid, Juventus go for history in final

It's a final, it's one game. And the time spent resting paid off, as he scored 14 goals in his last nine matches, for his best run of the season. Just like last season, BT Sport are showcasing b...

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Murray roars back to win

Murray faced Del Potro in two epic encounters previous year. It's a rematch of their final at the Rio Olympics, where del Potro's silver medal marked a significant step in his comeback. Andy Murray i...

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Real will treat 15th European Cup final like a first - Ramos

Real will treat 15th European Cup final like a first - Ramos

But no team has lost more European Cup finals than their six and they have lost their last four in succession, including a 1-0 defeat by Madrid in the 1998 decider in Amsterdam. Allegri also has able ...

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Power-play breakthrough helps Senators force Game 7

Coach Guy Boucher knows what is at stake. Pittsburgh has shown flashes of dominance during this series including a 7-0 win in Game 5 of this series , but Ottawa's stingy defense and goaltending...

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Jon Lester throws a gem as Cubs beat Giants

Jon Lester throws a gem as Cubs beat Giants

Mark Melancon played brilliantly for San Francisco on Monday as the Giants managed to break down the Cubs with a 6-4 victory. "I know what it feels like, '" Maddon said. "We have to look at is as we h...

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Penguins' Bonino misses practice after blocking shot in Game 2

Penguins' Bonino misses practice after blocking shot in Game 2

Jake Guentzel , meanwhile, moved into a center role at Friday's practice as the Penguins worked on their second power-play unit. Forsberg, who leads the Predators with eight goals and 15 points,...

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Sergio Ramos wants Real Madrid to make history

Sergio Ramos wants Real Madrid to make history

Both clubs have plenty of recent final experience to draw from. He was one of the team's leaders in assists, and his performances were good enough to earn him a place back in Brazil's national team un...

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Champions League: Ronaldo speaks on beating Messi to 100 goals

His last two goals were in the 2015 Champions League semifinals, but it was Buffon's Juventus which ultimately advanced to the final. "I'm enjoying it all", Zidane said. "I don't want to say t...

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NBA Finals Preview: Warriors vs. Cavs Part III

NBA Finals Preview: Warriors vs. Cavs Part III

Could the Cavs win the Finals for the second year in a row over the Warriors? No one could imagine back in July 2014 when LeBron announced his return back to Cleveland, that he would be guiding ...

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Andy Murray v Juan Martin del Potro - player profiles

Andy Murray v Juan Martin del Potro - player profiles

The Argentine 29th seed, who benefited from Nicolas Almagro's retirement in the second round, is satisfied with his level but said he could have pulled out of his previous match. On Thursday morning...

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Champions Trophy 2017: Shoaib Malik's experience is vital for Pakistan

Politics in both countries means the Asian giants, arguably cricket's fiercest rivals, now rarely meet outside of International Cricket Council events. "We know we're still going to have to play well,...

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Thierry Henry reacts to Wenger's new two-year deal

Wenger described his relationship with the club as a love affair , which made part of his decision to stay simple. If Wenger does continue until the end of the 2018-19 season, he would go past Sir ...

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Emerging talent Kasaktina wins at French Open

Emerging talent Kasaktina wins at French Open

After dropping the opening set against 53rd-ranked Anett Kontaveit 7-6 (4), Muguruza was down a break in the second before coming back to take it 6-4 on Court Philippe Chatrier. Can Kvitova thrive o...

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Cavs, Warriors NBA Finals ticket market strong despite repetitive matchup

Cavs, Warriors NBA Finals ticket market strong despite repetitive matchup

With James, Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving scoring at will during the 2017 playoffs, the Warriors will need their full complement of scorers and we all know how Thompson can light up an NBA Court...

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Novak Djokovic comes through tough test to make French Open third round

But against Nadal it was a completely different story, with the fourth seed firing winners from every angle while winning a staggering 60 percent of the points from his opponent's first serve that had...

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Golden State Warriors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Finals Game 1

This series has as much star power as you could want, and they're going to do what we all expect. But in the end, the 2016 loss will be avenged and the championship confetti will finally fall on Du...

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Champions Trophy 2017: Chris Woakes Ruled Out of the Tournament

Champions Trophy 2017: Chris Woakes Ruled Out of the Tournament

The likeliest replacement is Middlesex's Steven Finn , who was considered unlucky to have missed out on original selection for the squad , in spite of his occasionally erratic form in recent months....

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Durant just golden to the Warriors at the start of NBA Finals

Durant just golden to the Warriors at the start of NBA Finals

The Cavs were successful defending 3-point attempts, holding the Warriors to 12 of 33 from long range, but they did that at the expense of giving Durant and Steph Curry room inside. "You're not ...

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Stanley Cup Final: Penguins in charge of series with Game 2 win

Stanley Cup Final: Penguins in charge of series with Game 2 win

For the second year in a row, the Penguins will take a 2-0 Stanley Cup Final lead into the opposing city when they travel to play at Nashville Saturday night. That feeling died a little bit on...

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Spearheads Game 1 win with offensive explosion

J.R. Smith, perhaps the most unpredictable player in the series, must do better than four shots, three points, and two turnovers. We were able to lay out the roadmap for a Cavaliers upset, and Game...

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Thumb injury will sideline Chicago Bears WR Cameron Meredith until camp

Thumb injury will sideline Chicago Bears WR Cameron Meredith until camp

He is expected to return for the start of training camp. Jeffery signed with the Philadelphia Eagles in the offseason and Royal remains unsigned in free agency, leaving Meredith with a chance to t...

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Juventus FC, Real Madrid CF chase history in UEFA Champions League final

Juventus FC, Real Madrid CF chase history in UEFA Champions League final

Cristiano Ronaldo will play, whether he'll have Gareth Bale for company in the Real Madrid starting XI remains to be seen as the Los Blancos look to become the first team to defend the title in...

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Rihanna Steals the Show at Game 1 of NBA Finals

As this highly anticipated rematch tipped off at last, the biggest difference from a year ago was clear. You can't keep an athlete of James' quality down for long, though. Sometimes the tactic of sh...

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Durant makes splash in Game 1 rout

The Warriors defeated the Cavaliers in the 2015 Finals and were poised to make it two in a row in last year's June showdown but James and his team stormed back to victory. They were able to get ou...

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Stanton scores 3 times, Marlins top D-Backs 7-5

Stanton scores 3 times, Marlins top D-Backs 7-5

Sabathia (6-2) allowed one run and five hits in 6⅓ innings, struck out seven and walked none. The Marlins said there was no shame in losing to the three-time All-Star. Arenado led off the third in...

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NBA Game 1 Key Stat: Korver, Williams Scoreless for Cavs

Durant had six dunks in the first half alone to match his most ever in a game , Curry hit six 3-pointers and the Cavaliers looked like the team that stumbled down the stretch in the second half o...

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Sato soaking up post-Indy 500 accolades

Sato soaking up post-Indy 500 accolades

As the first Japanese driver to win the Indy 500 on Sunday, Sato has been the target of racist remarks - including from a former Denver Post reporter , who said he had a problem with the driver's M...

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Buffon and Alves determined to live Champions League dream

Massimiliano Allegri says Juventus are a different beast to the one who stumbled in the Champions League final two years ago and he will accept nothing but victory against Real Madrid on Satu...

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Sebastian Vettel wins the Monaco GP

Sebastian Vettel wins the Monaco GP

The triple world champion is 25 points behind the German , who is himself chasing his fifth title and has been the dominant of the two drivers, winning three of the six races so far this season. "T...

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Previous British and Irish Lions tours of New Zealand

The Lions survived an onslaught in the first test in Dunedin before snatching a 9-3 win with a charge-down try. The impact made by the all-conquering 1971 British and Irish Lions in New Zealand...

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Sportswriter loses job after 'disrespectful' Indy 500 tweet

He was ultimately classified 24th. The results of the qualifying and race for the Indy 500 have boosted the championship efforts of both Castroneves and Sato . Yet as a race team owner, Michael...

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Highlights of French Open sixth day

Highlights of French Open sixth day

Kiki took her love story with Roland Garros to a new level, feeding off the home crowd to battle her way into the fourth round of the French Open with a 7-5 4-6 8-6 victory against American Shelb...

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