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Manchester United on course to complete deal for Real Madrid star

Manchester United on course to complete deal for Real Madrid star

The Spaniard has been heavily linked with an exit from the Bernabeu since the season ended, as he was forced to settle for a back-up role for the most part past year. According to the Mirror, the Cha...

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(Formula One) Hamilton wins as Mercedes reel off one-two finish

(Formula One) Hamilton wins as Mercedes reel off one-two finish

It was a crucial victory for the championship fortunes of Mercedes - which scored its first one-two of the season with Valtteri Bottas in second - and Lewis Hamilton , with the team at sea at the...

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The Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers to win title

The Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers to win title

Speaking on ESPN and BT Sport, he added: "I've got the best job in the world, these guys are so gifted, so committed to each other and so unselfish". They weren't so Golden in their lone blemish, a ...

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Durant planned for this title months ago in picking Warriors

Durant planned for this title months ago in picking Warriors

When the 2016-17 National Basketball Association season began, the Warriors were a prohibitive favorite to win the title after adding former MVP free-agent Kevin Durant to a cast that already incl...

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Durant, Curry lead Warriors to NBA title

Durant, Curry lead Warriors to NBA title

That's what the Cavaliers must do after falling to the Warriors in the final for the second time in three seasons, having rallied from 3-1 down previous year to win the crown when James led the se...

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#WokeWarriors: Golden State Warriors Vote To Skip White House Visit

#WokeWarriors: Golden State Warriors Vote To Skip White House Visit

The Golden State Warriors' championship parade will take place Thursday morning in downtown Oakland , following the same route as the team's parade to celebrate the 2015 National Basketball Assoc...

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Pletcher takes another jewel in Triple Crown as Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes

Jockey Jose Ortiz is up as Tapwrit celebrates winning the 149th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 10, 2017 in Elmont, New York . "I'm very happy right now". Tapwrit was jo...

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Pakistan defeats Srilanka to enter semis in Champions Trophy

Mathews became Amir's first wicket of the tournament when he played on for 39 and then, with only one more run added, Dhananjaya de Silva edged the ball to Sarfraz and was out for one, before Sri...

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England show their 'character' as Kane snatches late draw against Scotland

And Southgate believes the players have benefited from playing against such varied opposition all year round as they progress through the England ranks. Heaton comes in to replace Joe Hart , whose ...

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Everton in talks with Sunderland over £30m deal for Jordan Pickford

Everton in talks with Sunderland over £30m deal for Jordan Pickford

Should the terms of each of the add-ons be met, Pickford would become Everton's record signing, eclipsing the £28 million they paid for Romelu Lukaku in 2014. And with Sunderland preparing for l...

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Virat Kohli tops ICC ODI batting chart, Shikhar Dhawan in top-10

He was 22 points behind former number one ODI batsman AB de Villiers when he entered the ongoing Champions Trophy 2017 in England. The explosive southpaw has vaulted five places to 10th position fol...

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Andy Murray overcomes tough Del Potro in French Open

Open quarterfinals in 2008. Murray jogged to his seat at the changeover, the Argentine stood at the net, bent at the waist, his head resting on the net cord. The 2015 champion won the tiebreak 7-2, be...

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Warriors beat Cavs 129-120 to win NBA title

Pointing to Game 3, when the Warriors finished with an 11-0 run to win by five points, Thompson said , "This series could have really changed in Game 3". One of the fans watching the players go throu...

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Harry Kane Wants Permanent England Captaincy

Harry Kane Wants Permanent England Captaincy

England were seconds away from seeing their 34-game unbeaten run in worldwide qualifiers come to an end and a first defeat at Hampden Park since 1985 after Leigh Griffiths scored two late free-kick...

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Warriors beat Cavaliers to clinch NBA title

Warriors beat Cavaliers to clinch NBA title

Forward Kevin Durant was in sublime touch for the Warriors again as he claimed his first National Basketball Association title since controversially joining from the Oklahoma City Thunder over the...

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Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to win NBA title

Golden State have won their second National Basketball Association championship in three seasons after claiming a 4-1 series victory over Cleveland. Lebron James played magnificent for the Cavali...

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Walters confident Milford will rise to Origin challenge

Cameron Smith dragged the conversion wide, though, and the Blues had an eight-point lead at half-time thanks to a slick running play on the last tackle that saw Wade Graham switch the ball back in...

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Canadian Grand Prix: Hamilton cruises to sixth win in Montreal

Canadian Grand Prix: Hamilton cruises to sixth win in Montreal

But the 18-year-old showed his skill to become the first Canadian not named Villeneuve to score points in a Formula One race. Hopefully he can do it, and shut all of us armchair experts up for good!...

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Warriors clinch National Basketball Association title to continue golden age

Durant even hugged James . In the second 12-minute period, the Warriors quickly put visitors on the spot - Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry organized a solid spurt and went into halftime with a...

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Warriors defeat Cavaliers to win 2017 NBA championship

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant reacts after scoring against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the second half of Game 5 of basketball's NBA Finals in Oakland, Calif ., Monday, June 12...

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Blaney picks up first career NASCAR win at Pocono

Blaney picks up first career NASCAR win at Pocono

He even got an invitation to Blaney's victory party. 99 for Wood Brothers Racing and its first since 2011 when Trevor Bayne won the Daytona 500. After all, he's the first African-American driver i...

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Warriors dethrone Cavaliers, capture National Basketball Association title with 129-120 win

He had 10 points, 12 rebounds and five assists in the clincher. Durant was named finals MVP after scoring over 30 points in each of the five games - he averaged 35.2 per game across the series. Kyri...

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Astros' Lance McCullers loses no-hitter against Royals

Astros' Lance McCullers loses no-hitter against Royals

Herrera has given up seven home runs in 24 1/3 innings this year after giving up just six in 72 innings last season. McCullers faced the minimum number of batters the first five innings. He is 9-0 w...

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Halep, Ostapenko to clash for French Open title

Halep, Ostapenko to clash for French Open title

The third seed, who will become world number one if she beats Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko in the final, benefited from her opponent's unforced errors in the first set before Pliskova rediscovered he...

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McCullers latest Astros pitcher to go on disabled list

McCullers latest Astros pitcher to go on disabled list

They scraped across a pair of runs against Houston starter Joe Musgrove (4-5) before touching up the Astros bullpen in the sixth inning and again in the eighth. The injury to McCullers forced Ho...

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Rapper Diddy tops Forbes list of highest paid celebs

Author J K Rowling (US$95 million), Drake (US$94 million), and Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo (US$93 million) round out the top five. The mogul skated past Beyoncé who landed at #2, earning...

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N.Korea 'Not Far Away' from Testing Intercontinental Missile

The U.S. military has treated the threat as serious, launching its own ground-based interceptor missile last month from California in a successful test of its ability to shoot down an ICBM of the kind...

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Bangladesh v Australia: Group A, Match 5

Bangladesh v Australia: Group A, Match 5

Another four overs more could have given Australia full two points as 20 overs were needed to constitute a completed match . Both the teams displayed poor bowling attack as Australia gave away 29...

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Cavs coach Tyronn Lue pleased by feisty turn to Finals

Cavs coach Tyronn Lue pleased by feisty turn to Finals

It was the second time he and Durant had met in a finals series, following 2012 when James and the Miami Heat beat Durant's Oklahoma City Thunder 4-1. But it wasn't just the numbers Durant was putti...

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Golden State Takes 2nd NBA Title In 3 Years

Lost in the uproar that greeted Durant's move to a Golden State team that won a record-breaking 73 games in the regular season and beat his previous employers, the Oklahoma City Thunder, in the We...

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Kerr explains emotion following Warriors Finals victory

After missing their shot at a 16-0 playoff record, the Warriors returned to Oracle Arena and finally secured the clinching victory they couldn't pull off after winning three games against the Cleve...

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Kabul funeral explosions leave at least six dead

President Ashraf Ghani said in a statement: "The country is under attack". Pakistan's envoy to the USA has said the Haqqani network , blamed for Wednesday's massive bombing in Kabul , has move...

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Golden State Warriors defeat Cleveland Cavaliers to win the National Basketball Association title

Durant capped his spectacular first season with the Warriors by bringing home that coveted National Basketball Association championship he joined Golden State last July so determined to get, scorin...

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NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from past year

NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from past year

They became the first team to triumph after falling into a 3-1 Finals deficit when they beat the Warriors in seven games previous year. The Warriors are a ideal 14-0 so far in the postseason, an...

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Durant leads Warriors to championship

Durant leads Warriors to championship

Courtesy of a 129-120 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the 2017 NBA Finals , the Warriors earned the third title in franchise history in front of the home fans at Oracle Arena in ...

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