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Bryce Harper vs. Manny Machado: Whose mound-charging aptitude is best?

Bryce Harper vs. Manny Machado: Whose mound-charging aptitude is best?

Strickland and Harper met on the mound and the two exchanged blows. In fact, the pitcher Strickland had to be assisted off the field by 4 Giants players after being ejected along with Harper. "I d...

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Rain rescues Australia against NZ as match abandoned

Just when three bowls were bowled in the tenth over as the skipper introduced Hastings, rain interrupted the play at Edgbaston, Birmingham . And this year? Ditto. New Zealand were 4-254 with 10.5 o...

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India confident of defending title - Virat Kohli

Indian Cricket team captain Virat Kohli on Wednesday declared that holders India are in a good shape and will look to let their cricket do the talking. "Over the past one-and-a-half years, Bangla...

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Ronaldo? Zidane? Real Madrid boss names the ultimate Galactico

Ronaldo? Zidane? Real Madrid boss names the ultimate Galactico

But one of their former players had other ideas as Juventus reached the final for the first time in 12 years. "From what I know, there have been three serious times when English clubs made an ...

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Golden State Warriors dominate Cleveland Cavaliers 113-91

Golden State Warriors dominate Cleveland Cavaliers 113-91

The final outcome was all but a formality by the start of the fourth quarter as the Warriors forged 21 points ahead. Perhaps more telling - and more foreboding - the Warriors actually increase...

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Another Warriors-Cavaliers Finals clash not bad for National Basketball Association

Curry shot just 40 percent in the Finals a year ago and had more turnovers (30) than assists (26) as he nursed injuries to his knee and ankle. Some predictions see the NBA Finals ending quic...

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Dillon takes Coca-Cola 600 victory

Dillon and four other cars skipped a green flag pit cycle with 30 laps left and as the others slowly ran out of fuel or were consumed by the field, Dillon was able to hold off the hard-charging Kyle ...

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Rihanna steals the spotlight from Cavs, Warriors during NBA Finals

Rihanna steals the spotlight from Cavs, Warriors during NBA Finals

Head to head, the Cavs are 5-11 ATS in the last 16 meetings in Golden State, the home team is 4-1 ATS in the last five meetings overall and the under is 4-0 in the last four meetings. Add in the fac...

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Cleveland Cavaliers at Golden State Warriors - 6/4/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

But just wasn't feeling right, just kind of a split decision, just whatever, success or not, it doesn't really matter. "Uncharacteristic with the number of guys that turned the ball over, but we hav...

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Double-doubles in Game 1 win

Double-doubles in Game 1 win

Kevin Durant , in his first season with Golden State , led the way with 38 points. "It wasn't just the third quarter, it was the whole game ", James, who gave up eight turnovers, told reporters ...

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Sri Lanka Rescuers Find Bodies as Death Toll Rises

Sri Lanka Rescuers Find Bodies as Death Toll Rises

Sri Lanka has experienced scattered showers in many parts in the past 24 hours but flood waters are rapidly receding, officials said. He hoped the donation could assist the current relief operation of...

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Penguins take 2-0 lead in Cup Final

Penguins take 2-0 lead in Cup Final

Pittsburgh Penguins Matt Murray catches the puck during hockey practice, Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh . Conn Smythe Trophy candidate Evgeni Malkin chose to get in ...

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Boerne spelling bee whiz in tonight's finals on ESPN

All told, of the 188 spellers who remained at the end of the oral rounds, only 40 made the cut for the final rounds on Thursday. "I hope this setback will motivate Jeff to work harder next year". Zhen...

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Real Madrid win LaLiga 2016/2017

Real Madrid win LaLiga 2016/2017

This title is for them. "When Real Madrid made a decision to name him as head coach, he came into the dressing room as the guy who won the World Cup and had worked hard for the club and won the Ch...

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Holder Muguruza stamps some star-appeal on Paris

The Spaniard has had a patchy year so far and is seeking to regain the form that enabled her to secure her first Grand Slam title in Paris last year. "I went through so much emotion in this match,...

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ICC Champions Trophy 2017 - Root century guides England to victory

Liam Plunkett, whose haul of four wickets for 59 runs included the dismissals of in-form Bangladesh batsmen Tamim Iqbal (128) and Mushfiqur Rahim (79) with successive deliveries, helped England...

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How Lakers-Celtics paved the way for the Cavs-Warriors

How Lakers-Celtics paved the way for the Cavs-Warriors

The logos were created to fit with new jerseys which the team says will be revealed later this Summer. LEBRON JAMES: No, I wasn't surprised at anything. The teams are back at the Oracle Arena ag...

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Morgan sees South Africa rout as timely lesson for England

Morgan sees South Africa rout as timely lesson for England

Woakes, a key member of England's one-day worldwide side, managed just two overs with the new ball against the Tigers before going off with a left side strain and played no further part in a match w...

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Klizan in French Open handshake row ahead of Murray clash

After a tight first two sets against Kuznetsov, Murray looked much happier than he had across the entire clay-court season, particularly in the third and fourth sets when he pulled away to a 6-4, 4-6,...

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Merkel vows 'more decisive action than ever' on climate

Merkel vows 'more decisive action than ever' on climate

The question is how much could the current transatlantic rift potentially undermine the liberal world order? In January, the White House accused Germany of exploiting an undervalued euro to bo...

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ICC assures fans on safety, security in Champions Trophy

Maybe it was to teach me that you need to balance things out and take a backward step in how much you can do on the field and how much intensity you can play with, maybe choose your phases. "It depend...

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Ronaldo looks to break new ground at Champions League final

We know how hard it is to get there and we've worked very well during the year. "It's a Champions League final and they are trying to get at us in various ways but we need to think about ourselves...

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Zagoria | Can anyone stop Rafa Nadal from winning 10th French Open?

Rafael Nadal laid down a marker as he chases his 10th French Open title with his most one-sided ever victory at Roland Garros. Basilashvili , 25, hit just five winners and committed 34 unforced...

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Steady NBA Finals Score for ABC

Here's a few of them. The presence of the Grammy Award-winning performer even caught the attention of ESPN analyst Jeff Van Gundy, who after a LeBron James dunk during the first quarter said, "I...

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NBA Finals Preview: Warriors vs. Cavs Part III

Ever since the final whistle blew in the Cavaliers' Game 7 NBA Finals win last season, you can't go a full day without hearing something about the Warriors blowing a 3-1 lead. Stephen Curry a...

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LeBron says stopping Warriors' Durant will be tough

One could say the Warriors' otherworldly level of play in the postseason should be something for us to marvel at. "We could be a lot better than we were tonight, but in the finals , you get the W...

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Indy winner so grateful for fans' support

Indy winner so grateful for fans' support

Sato was all smiles, lighting up a foggy morning at the iconic New York City skyscraper as he reflected on realising a career dream and the impact his victory might have. They made it a priority to ...

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Curry urged teammates to just be themselves vs Cavs

Curry urged teammates to just be themselves vs Cavs

So that's one area we can do a better job in. He has scored 20 or more points in 10 straight playoff games and led the Warriors in scoring in eight of their 12 postseason contests. "I mean, it's...

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Champions Trophy 2017: Chris Woakes Ruled Out of the Tournament

He's obviously been very impressive for us over the last couple of years - and a mainstay, very reliable guy. Pakistan opener Azhar Ali sought to play down the hype over their high-profile Champions...

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Chad Brown Breaks Through at Preakness Stakes

Chad Brown Breaks Through at Preakness Stakes

Two weeks later, Cloud Computing pounced on those two horses in the Preakness , pulling off an upset victory at 13-1 odds Saturday. Always Dreaming , the 6-5 favorite in the field of 10, exhausted...

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Nadal drops just one game in Roland Garros romp

It was the 100th best-of-five set match on clay that Nadal had played in his career. "I have not played too may five setters in the last couple of years", said the 30-year-old Djokovic. With victo...

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Cleveland Cavaliers vs Golden State Warriors: NBA Finals Match Ups

Cleveland Cavaliers vs Golden State Warriors: NBA Finals Match Ups

Talent wins, and putting the ball in the hands of Durant or Curry with the other stationed on the weak side of the floor is more hard for the Cavaliers to defend than a maze of off-ball screens ...

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Horschel handles Four Seasons, Day

With a closing 1-under 69 on Sunday, including a 60-foot birdie putt at the 14th hole, Horschel matched Day (68) at 12-under 268 for a playoff. When it was all said and done, Billy Horschel walked...

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Stanley Cup Finals Game 2: Penguins vs Predators

Stanley Cup Finals Game 2: Penguins vs Predators

The Pens rolled by Nashville 4-1 in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final. Game 3 is Saturday in Nashville. Laviolette pulled Rinne after the Predators gave up three goals in the first 3:28 of t...

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Harper, Strickland trade punches after HBP

Harper, Strickland trade punches after HBP

Strickland opened the eighth inning with a 98-mph fastball that hit Harper in the right hip. Strickland and Harper met on the mound and the two exchanged blows. Strickland required three Giants to d...

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