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Australia stands by Afghanistan after attack

It appeared to have gone off close to a busy intersection in the Wazir Akbar Khan district - a highly secure area of the capital that is home to many embassies, diplomatic missions, the Presidential P...

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CT 2017: Win over Pakistan emphatic start for title defence, says Yuvraj

CT 2017: Win over Pakistan emphatic start for title defence, says Yuvraj

And we came back in, and so as a player who likes to play the long innings, till the end and usually plays like that for the team, it becomes very hard to find momentum every time you come back and al...

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Dutchman Bosz succeeds Tuchel at helm of Borussia Dortmund

Dutchman Bosz succeeds Tuchel at helm of Borussia Dortmund

Bosz also offered a jovial response when quizzed on whether young Danish prospect Kasper Dolberg, who impressed for Ajax last season, would be following him to Germany. Sporting director Michael Zo...

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Civic Center to host Warriors Game 3 watch party

While James has thrived so far and had 29 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists to tie Magic Johnson's record with his eighth career Finals triple-double Sunday, he hasn't gotten almost enough help. ...

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Cornet, Garcia advance in boost for home fans at French Open

It was the precursor to what turned out to be a 7-6 7-5 6-0 victory in this French Open third round - and it could be a massive one in the context of the season. The match hinged on a first set that...

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Nadal and Djokovic both off to a solid start in French Open

Nadal and Djokovic both off to a solid start in French Open

However, it wasn't enough to save him with Djokovic going on to close out the match 6-3 6-4 6-2 in his first victory under new coach Andre Agassi. He cruised through the first set with consummate ...

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LeBron wants 'much better' from Cavs in Finals

LeBron wants 'much better' from Cavs in Finals

I think (Sunday) I was just in a good rhythm. His Golden State Warriors have routed James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in the first two games of the best-of-seven series. "They won their first tw...

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Monaco's Bernardo Silva signs five-year deal with Man City

Monaco's Bernardo Silva signs five-year deal with Man City

Guardiola was never going to turn Manchester City into one of Europe's elite clubs overnight or just in one season. " David Silva is one of the best players in the world", the Portugal global ...

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CT 17: England up against confident Kiwi side

It was to be a similar story for Joe Root who joined Hales in a second wicket stand of 81. Meanwhile, Kane Williamson , the New Zealand captain, could be facing a ban for slow over-rates after ...

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Crosby goal not enough to lead Penguins over Preds

And with the chant came a shift in momentum, as Nashville won two straight at home to even up the series 2-2. Gaudreau one of only three rookies to score three goals in the Stanley Cup Finals ,...

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Tamim ton drives Bangladesh in Champions Trophy opener

But India's left-arm seamer Irfan Pathan, who had been successful against Pakistan in all formats, said no matter what the players say, the pressure and tension of an India-Pakistan cricket match,...

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Klopp hints at summer spending spree

Klopp hints at summer spending spree

If he can make the step up to the higher standard of play in the Premier League , he could add quality and valuable depth to Liverpool's squad. Roma rejected Liverpool's opening 28 million po...

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Novak Djokovic vs. Dominic Thiem 2017 French Open Pick, Odds, Prediction

Nadal lost the Australian Open final to Federer in a five-set thriller and then twice more to Federer on hard courts earlier in the year but has been in top form on clay, winning titles at Monte C...

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Kvitova triumphs five months on from knife attack

A victorious Ekaterina Makarova , of Russian Federation, left, shakes hands with Angelique Kerber , of Germany. Double faults at 4-3 in both tiebreakers, including one on match point, will irritat...

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How many National Basketball Association titles has LeBron James won?

Green then proceeded to explain what makes Durant so unique. "I would imagine Kyrie's going to come out and have a great game", Love said. But Durant and Curry benefit from playing together, cloudin...

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Warriors score 132 to rout Cavs

For the Cavaliers to have any chance of defending home court in Games 3 and 4, they need to slow the pace down against the Warriors . "The last couple weeks have been good in terms of running p...

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FA Cup trophy proof I should stay - Wenger

The Daily Telegraph says Conte has a drawn up a list of transfer targets that includes Everton striker Romelu Lukaku, Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez, Monaco's Tiemoue Bakayoko and Southampton centre-...

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Defoe Confirms Bournemouth Switch

Defoe Confirms Bournemouth Switch

Defoe said he "didn't really know what to say" when he heard Bradley only had weeks left to live. "It's too soon to put it out there". "At the same time I still feel blessed I've been able to be i...

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England reach ICC Champions Trophy semi-finals with victory over New Zealand

The captain top-scored with an impressive 64 - his 32nd score above fifty in 85 ODIs - as England posted an all-out score of 310 after being put in to bat . England set New Zealand a chase of 31...

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Champions Trophy: Morgan confident of avoiding repeat New Zealand thrashing

In the end the Tigers failed to build any real momentum and would surely have tasted defeat if not for the weather coming to their rescue. Previously, their tournament opener against New Zealand c...

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20 players who never won the Champions League

20 players who never won the Champions League

Bale, who joined Madrid in 2013, has scored 67 goals in 146 appearances and signed a contract extension in October to keep him at the club until 2022 but his future in Spain has been cast in doubt f...

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Cavaliers know better than to compare National Basketball Association finals to past year

But we are so certain we know how this is going to down this morning, just like we were absolutely certain a year ago. "I think so", the reporter responded. That was basketball entertainment per...

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Thiem searching for secret of success against Djokovic

UPSET ALERT: Clay isn't his best surface but Milos Raonic would have expected to beat 20th-seeded Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta - 84 unforced errors later and the Canadian was beaten 4-6 7-6 (7-2) ...

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Kevin Durant or LeBron James? Draymond Green gives nod to KD

A year ago in Game 3, the NBA Finals changed. But Green calling it an outright "mistake" seems notable. The Cavaliers opened the series as +200 underdogs, but following Sunday's loss in Game 2 have ...

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Sailing-Oracle Team USA get America's Cup headstart with New Zealand win

Oracle will go into the best-of-13 final - known as the match - starting on June 17 with a one-point advantage after winning the qualifiers, in which Groupama Team France were eliminated after finishi...

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Djokovic, Nadal on course for French Open semi-final collision

Djokovic, Nadal on course for French Open semi-final collision

Suddenly a Grand Slam semifinalist for the first time , Jelena Ostapenko sounded a lot like the carefree teenager she'll be for only a bit longer. Now she will play for a berth in the final on ...

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Need to learn from US Open defeat to Nishikori, says Murray

Need to learn from US Open defeat to Nishikori, says Murray

Third seed and 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka too reached the quarter-finals defeating Gael Monfils 7-5, 7-6 (9/7), 6-2. Japan's Kei Nishikori set up a French Open quarter-final duel against wo...

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How Kevin Durant Made The Warriors Perfect

Smith have been almost invisible and the bench has offered little help. "I don't know. I don't want to get into the "what we need to do better" right now", James said following a second humbling los...

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Nashville Preys On The Penguins And Ties Stanley Cup Series 2-2

And his name isn't Murray. Forget trying to figure out the best matchups, or the value of puck possession or which goalie is going to be best on which night or whether a road team might actually win...

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India Beats Pakistan by 124 Runs to Lead Champions Trophy Group

Initially, the battle used to be between Pakistan's bowling and India's batting which was dominated by Pakistan in the late 90's. A massive crowd of consisting of around 25000 people gathered to...

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Dominant Real creates Champions League history

Dominant Real creates Champions League history

He has made just 27 appearances as Los Blancos won their 33rd La Liga title, becoming the first side to retain the Champions League. Zidane managed the Spanish club to a second successive Champion...

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Troubled sleep, then a French Open dream for Bacsinszky

Troubled sleep, then a French Open dream for Bacsinszky

Bacsinszky beat Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic , 6-4, 6-4 to reach her second French Open semifinal in three years. Wozniacki was magnanimous in defeat after her wait for an elusive first major ...

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Live cricket score, England vs New Zealand, ICC Champions Trophy 2017, live

Smith was frustrated but understanding after rain ruined Australia's attempts to chase a target of less than four an over, which was set up by Mitchell Starc's four-wicket haul that saw Banglades...

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Iman Shumpert Requires IV; Possible to Start Game 3?

Iman Shumpert Requires IV; Possible to Start Game 3?

He said: "It's not just LeBron [James], it's our whole team, we all have to play better and we will". Not only that, they've faced 20-point deficits in each, which has forced Lue to go to a more offen...

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Renato Sanches calls Cristiano Ronaldo over Real Madrid move

Renato Sanches calls Cristiano Ronaldo over Real Madrid move

Second-choice goalkeeper Sven Ulreich is also likely to leave this summer as Ancelotti looks to build for yet another assault on major honours. Such a move would mark an incredible downfall for 19-y...

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