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Hamilton faces uphill F1 task in Baku

Bottas led qualifying and then set an even quicker time on his final lap - only for Hamilton to beat him by almost half a second. Lewis Hamilton surpassed Ayrton Senna's career haul of 65 pole pos...

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Fleetwood keen to build on US Open experience

Fleetwood keen to build on US Open experience

Open we'd see yet another first-time major victor, as Florida native Brooks Koepka birdied three of the final five holes to pull away and win by four strokes . Brooks Koepka once regretted choosi...

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Sam Warburton fit to lead British and Irish Lions against Highlanders

Gatland even claimed he had been purposely singled out for criticism, as he vented frustrations over reactions to the Lions' early tour exploits. The tactic and Murray's execution were key in victor...

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3-million tax fraud

It released a statement saying: "To this date, neither the Spanish tax authorities, nor the public prosecutor has contacted Jose Mourinho or his advisers". The reigning Ballon d'Or and Best FIFA Men...

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Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko, 20, Clinches Her First Major Title, The French Open

She was born in Riga on June 8, 1997 - the same day Gustavo Kuerten won his first professional title by winning the French Open , the same feat Ostapenko has now achieved. "I think it was a good to...

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Federer beats Khachanov to advance to his 11th Halle final

Thompson, ranked No. 90, failed to follow up his huge upset of the top-ranked Murray in straight sets on Tuesday, losing to the US' Sam Querrey 7-6 (7/3), 3-6, 6-3. "He started serving great, which pu...

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New Zealand beats Oracle in America's Cup opener in Bermuda

New Zealand beats Oracle in America's Cup opener in Bermuda

Spithill's opponent starting Saturday on Bermuda's Great Sound is Emirates Team New Zealand, which is looking to atone for its soul-crushing collapse in 2013. "This is the group to respond because...

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Knicks look overseas for help with No 8 pick

Knicks look overseas for help with No 8 pick

James Dolan was fittingly singing the Blues during the draft, while Jackson was making sure every Knicks fan had a case of their own. Ntilikina was the second-youngest player in the draft, and ...

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Lions slump at first test

Lions slump at first test

It was only the world champions' second game of the year following a 78-0 drubbing of Samoa at the same stadium eight days' previously but Steve Hansen's proved they are not the best team on the plane...

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76ers, Lakers get wants, lead 1-and-done parade

The Celtics used the No. 3 overall pick on Jayson Tatum out of Duke. Last season, he averaged 20.2 points and eight rebounds in 31 games in 2017. They sold a touch under 10,000 last season and hav...

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Kuzma Selected in First Round of NBA Draft

If Lakers president of basketball operations and five-time NBA champion in Magic Johnson was ever able to foil his longtime frenemy and foil in now former Pacers president, Larry Bird in someho...

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76ers take Markelle Fultz, Lakers Lonzo Ball at top of NBA draft

The 6-foot-4, 195-pounder is prepared to play either position in the backcourt. After a player gets drafted, he gains thousands of new fans and new followers on social media, many of whom decide t...

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It's a freshman run in the National Basketball Association draft

White spent three years at University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, which is a feeder school to the University of Colorado. Fultz was cut from his varsity high school basketball team in his sophomo...

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Vegas Golden Knights hold cards as National Hockey League expansion draft nears

From the resulting lists of unprotected players, the Golden Knights are permitted to claim one player from each team. As theres a number of top defensemen exposed such as Anaheims Sami Vatanen and...

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Tyler Lydon - Denver Nuggets

Tyler Lydon - Denver Nuggets

Lydon averaged 13 points and eight rebounds a game during his sophomore year, his final at Syracuse. Lydon's selection marks the sixth straight year a Syracuse player has been selected and nine out ...

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Spanish prosecutors accuse Mourinho of tax fraud

According to Gestifute, Mourinho "paid more than 26 million euros in taxes, at an average rate above 41 percent and accepted regularisation proposals from the tax authorities in 2015 relating to the y...

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Bottas fastest ahead of Raikkonen in final practice in Baku

Red Bull can not be discounted, though, with Daniel Ricciardo having taken third in each of the last three events. The Australian sustained damage to the left rear of his vehicle and was forced t...

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Former Real Madrid defender Arbeloa retires

Former Real Madrid defender Arbeloa retires

The full-back spent three years with the Reds before returning to Madrid, for whom he made his senior debut, in 2009. After being released by Arbeloa last August, he signed a one-year contract with ...

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Angel di Maria settles Spanish tax case and pays 2m euros fine

A prosecutor says he did not declare income from the use of his image rights in order to get an "illicit benefit", during his time as the Real Madrid boss. Ronaldo and Mourinho are the latest member...

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Sixers make Fultz top pick, Lakers snag Ball second

Sixers make Fultz top pick, Lakers snag Ball second

Teams are assigned picks largely based on their win record in the previous season. He is The One they would not sacrifice in a number of trade scenarios. Fox, selected fifth overall, is a very excitin...

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Cristiano Ronaldo Due in Court on July 31 For Tax Evasion Case

Spanish tax authorities are also targeting Jose Mourinho , the Manchester United manager who was yesterday accused of evading 3.3 million euros in tax during his stay at Real. In addition, they say...

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Valtteri Bottas remains uncertain about his Mercedes future

Valtteri Bottas remains uncertain about his Mercedes future

It is the 66th time in his career that Hamilton has secured pole position, putting him ahead of Ayrton Senna on the all-time list, while he is now just two behind Michael Schumacher's overall tally....

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Tim Cahill, Ange Postecoglou back Socceroos to bounce back in Confederations Cup

Tim Cahill, Ange Postecoglou back Socceroos to bounce back in Confederations Cup

Australia actually has more Confederations Cup experience. However, Australia have always performed well in their previous matches against Germany . Germany opened the scoring in the fifth mi...

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Shifted to second base, Asdrubal Cabrera asks Mets for trade

Shifted to second base, Asdrubal Cabrera asks Mets for trade

He looked sharp turning his first double play on Gorkys Hernandez's ground ball to end the second inning. Yoenis Cespedes went 3-for-5 and drove in three runs, including a two-run homer in the ...

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Valtteri Bottas tops final Azerbaijan practice, Sebastian Vettel suffers problems

Verstappen was the driver to beat in Baku on Friday as he set the pace in both practice sessions. "Suddenly I lost the rear and then I just had a four-wheel power slide into the barrier". Despite ...

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Sixers and Celtics Swap Draft Picks

Sixers and Celtics Swap Draft Picks

With the Draft on Thursday, we will see how these picks will play out and will have to wait until this upcoming season to see the impact that they will have out of the gate. INTERNATIONAL INTRIGUE: A ...

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Jose Mourinho denies evading tax

The news follows reports in Spain that suggest Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo will appear in court on July 31 in relation to separate accusations of tax fraud . Last year, Barcelona forward Lionel...

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Royals rally in 9th to beat Jays

The Kansas City Royals will look to keep their momentum going after Friday's win gave the Royals their tenth win in their last 12 games. They were 6-6 before play on April 20, then went on a nine-ga...

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Cristiano Ronaldo, Jose Mourinho caught up in Spain tax scandal

Madrid prosecutors said that after signing for the Spanish giants from Benfica in 2010, Di Maria had used companies in Panama and Ireland to hide earnings from the marketing of image rights. The Port...

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Mourinho in tax fraud net

Prosecutors claim the ex-Manchester United man committed four counts of tax evasion between 2011 and 2014 , defrauding Spain's tax office of 14,768,897 euros. "Jorge Mendes (Ronaldo's agent) told m...

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Di Maria sentenced to one year in prison for tax fraud

The Barcelona state prosecutor said it was not opposed to substituting a 21-month prison sentence for a fine for tax fraud handed down to football star Lionel Messi . The meeting is planned for after...

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Russia set for World Cup stress test in Confederations Cup

Russia, which is desperate to send out a positive image for the dry run of the World Cup, said it welcomed FIFA's new system. Federation Internationale de Football Association general secretary Fa...

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Philadelphia 76ers select Fultz with number one overall pick

But there are some other things that might lead to a little healthy skepticism when it comes to Fultz despite his huge upside. The Minnesota Timberwolves and Chicago Bulls started the night ...

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Lakers GM compares Lonzo Ball to Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers

Now that the trade has been made official, the Lakers have the cap space to sign a max deal for a superstar like Paul George . This isn't just a big moment for Lonzo , but also for LaVar and ...

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Koenig signs with Bucks

Koenig signs with Bucks

Wilson averaged 11 points and team-high 5.3 rebounds for MI past year, along with a team-high 57 blocks. "Sam and Frank have both told me that I am capable of playing against the guys they're playin...

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