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Alvaro Morata equalises with header for Spain against Colombia

Alvaro Morata equalises with header for Spain against Colombia

United are seeking a striker after cooling their interest in Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann , but it is believed that Real want around £78 million for Morata . Rumours of a move to Mancheste...

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Andy Murray books Stan Wawrinka in semis

In the wonen's event, former French Open runner-up Simona Halep staged a remarkable fightback and saved a match point to reach the semi-finals with a 3-6 7-6 (6) 6-0 win over Elina Svitolina on We...

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Iran blames Saudi Arabia after 12 killed in Tehran terrorist attack

The Sunni extremists are battling Iranian and Russian-backed forces in Syria and Iraq. " We grieve and pray for the innocent victims of the terrorist attacks in Iran, and for the Iranian people, who...

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Durant, Warriors rally to beat Cavs 118-113

In the middle of his answer, Kyrie Irving sighed, still shivering from a post-game trip to the cold tub. Better than Game 6 of the 2015 NBA Finals - a clincher game. No one did that. They had a fo...

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Kapugedera ruled out of Champions Trophy

Kapugedera ruled out of Champions Trophy

With another hundred-plus stand between them in the match against Sri Lanka , the right-hand and left-handed opening pair proved how risky they can be when they are set. Hardik Pandya's power hittin...

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Murray to start in goal for Penguins in Game 5

The Nashville Predators returned from Pittsburgh down 1-2 to the Stanley Cup Champion Penguins and all the talk was about how Pekke Rinne just wasn't on his game. They ruled Gaudreau's wrapa...

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Pepe's decade of titles and tantrums at Madrid is over

Pepe's decade of titles and tantrums at Madrid is over

But, after being offered just a one-year extension, he has made a decision to move on from the club he joined from Porto in 2007. "It's clear that I won't continue at Real Madrid ", Pepe told Spa...

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Cavs' LeBron James: 'I gave everything I had' in Game 3 loss

And they both had plays in the final minute that will be remembered for not going their way. I'm sure Magic Johnson and Michael Jordan would quibble about it, but there will be plenty of time for th...

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Australia and New Zealand draw after play abandoned

Australia and New Zealand draw after play abandoned

Australia's David Warner leaves the field for 18 runs during the ICC Champions Trophy match between Australia and New Zealand at Edgbaston in Birmingham , central England on Friday. The ...

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Former NFL, Indiana WR James Hardy found dead in river

Former NFL, Indiana WR James Hardy found dead in river

He was drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the second round of the 2008 NFL Draft and played college football at Indiana University . The Fort Wayne Police Department, the Indiana Department of Nat...

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Liverpool abandon Virgil van Dijk interest, apologise to Southampton

However, following those reports on Tuesday, Southampton asked the Premier League to look into the matter as to whether there had been an illegal approach for the 25-year-old. Liverpool were prep...

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Lions beaten 22-16 by Blues in Auckland in 2nd tour match

Lions beaten 22-16 by Blues in Auckland in 2nd tour match

Williams scored the Blues' second try and created the third. Blues head coach Tana Umaga said it was a massive effort. "We need to be tough on ourselves, there were a lot of momentum swings becaus...

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Liverpool apologise for Virgil van Djik approach, end interest

Liverpool have apologised to Southampton over their pursuit of defender Virgil van Dijk and confirmed that they are no longer interested in signing the player. In fact, the two Premier League sid...

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Team NZ sailing close to the wind on gear

All crew members were reported safe and the race was black-flagged. Team NZ now hold a 3-1 lead over Ben Ainslie Racing in the best of nine races challenger series semifinal. "We've all got a few br...

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Warriors set to make their claim as NBA's best ever

Superficially, as an item in a play-by-play description of the game, this is not all that different from the moment in last year's Game 7 when Irving, with less than a minute left, dribble-dribble...

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Lionel Messi reiterates desire to finish his career at Barcelona

Lionel Messi reiterates desire to finish his career at Barcelona

The 29-year-old Argentina worldwide joined Barcelona aged 13, made his first-team debut at 17 and has scored more than 500 goals for the club. Messi, undoubtedly one of the greatest players in the...

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Semi-finalist Bacsinszky wants birthday to remember

Next up for Ostapenko is a meeting with 27-year-old Swiss Timea Bacsinszky , who overcame home favourite Kristina Mladenovic 6-4, 6-4. The Swiss player said the weather posed challenges for the a...

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Teenager rallies to knock out Wozniacki

The Swiss player said the weather posed challenges for the athletes throughout the duration of the day, but she remains grateful for the opportunity to play another round. She came into Roland Garro...

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Forbes List of Highest Paid Athletes Sees Virat Kohli at 89th Rank

Out of his total pay, that is, 22 million dollars $3 million comes from salary and winnings and another $19 million from endorsements. Also Kohli has broken so many records and was declared captain ...

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Alonso returns to McLaren with a deadline

Alonso returns to McLaren with a deadline

Spanish driver Fernando Alonso , a double world champion whose future is uncertain, said in March that "we have only one problem, and that is the power unit". "He wants to win, he wants McLaren to ...

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Dominic Thiem preparing for `toughest match´ against Rafael Nadal

Dive in for all the on and off court action from Day 11 at Roland Garros . That the 30-year-old Serbian should exit at the quarter-finals of this year's French Open , given the faltering form he h...

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Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel wins 2017 Monaco Grand Prix

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel wins 2017 Monaco Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel won and Kimi Raikkonen finished second, and this was the 90th time in history that Ferrari achieved a "one-two" victory, and the first one after 7 long years. The last time Rai...

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Eagles to host two open practices at the Linc

Eagles to host two open practices at the Linc

We have some young talent that's playing extremely well. Kiko Alonso and Byron Maxwell were both members of the Eagles prior to their trade to the Dolphins during the 2016 offseason. I think it's go...

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Police increase patrols in Tehran after Iran terror attacks

Despite the attacks, Democrats and Republicans in the Senate pushed ahead on a new set of sanctions against Iran. The attack shocked Tehran: Until now, Iran has largely escaped the regular assault...

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LeBron: Warriors Have the 'Most Firepower I've Played'

Finally, the kind of game so many expected of these NBA Finals . They led by two points with less than 50 seconds on the clock. As the venue switches to Cleveland for Game 3 , this series fee...

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Murray battles through to French Open semi-finals

Does he need a break from the grind of the tour? Wednesday, June 7, 2017. While Thiem pumped his fists in celebration, Djokovic walked over to the net with the same composure he showed at the start ...

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French Open action threatened by rain on Tuesday

French Open action threatened by rain on Tuesday

Nadal is looking forward to become the first man to win 10 titles at a single Grand Slam event. Mladenovic, the 13th seed tipped as a potential Roland Garros champion after final appearances in Stut...

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Shock move by coach helped Simona Halep improve attitude

Shock move by coach helped Simona Halep improve attitude

The Ukrainian fifth seed engineered a miraculous escape against qualifier Petra Martic , recovering from 2-5 and 0-30 in the third set to win 4-6 6-3 7-5. "Each match I feel like I played better". "A...

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Dhawan falls but India on top in death overs

After losing their opening match against South Africa , Sri Lanka are in desperate need of 2 points to keep themselves alive in the tournament . They will no doubt be strengthened by the return ...

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This is why Kevin Durant left Russell Westbrook and the Thunder

This is why Kevin Durant left Russell Westbrook and the Thunder

Smith, who has scored just 3 points so far. Somehow, with LeBron James and Kyrie Irving giving the Warriors their best punch, the Cleveland Cavaliers ended up being knocked senseless by Kev...

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Perfect shot: Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 finals lead

Kevin Durant makes a huge pull-up three with so much confidence. Much of the Cavaliers' success in Game 3 stemmed from forcing Curry to defend screening action with James as the ball handler - the ...

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Tedesco proud of dazzling Origin I display

They gave us nothing in the first half. Without injured trio Johnathan Thurston , Greg Inglis and Matt Scott, their fusion of class and toughness was sorely missed as man-of-the-match Fifita an...

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India crushes Pakistan in Champions Trophy contest

India crushes Pakistan in Champions Trophy contest

The stylish southpaw hit eight crisp boundaries and a six in his entertaining knock, while Kohli made up for a sluggish start with a late flourish, ending with six fours and three sixes. Soon, in the ...

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Manchester United set to confirm Zlatan Ibrahimovic's exit from Old Trafford

Manchester United set to confirm Zlatan Ibrahimovic's exit from Old Trafford

The list shows who is being let go at the end of their contract on June 30, although situations can still change. The Swede sustained a serious knee ligament injury in April that will reportedly keep ...

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Murray unhappy with time violation rules

Even Djokovic found it hard to fathom how far he's fallen, only a year removed from leaving Roland Garros as a player nonpareil, the first man in almost a half-century to win four consecutive Grand Sl...

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