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Federer beats Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 for 9th Halle title

Third-seeded Kei Nishikori was forced to retire with an injury during his second-round match against Karen Khachanov at the Gerry Weber Open on Thursday. The 134th-ranked German made the quarter-f...

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Afridi terms Pakistan's win historic, stresses importance of consistency

Afridi terms Pakistan's win historic, stresses importance of consistency

With such a historic and fairytale like win for Pakistan, which wasn't envisaged by many, the players will be eager to resume cricketing ties on their home ground after almost 10 years. The Indian sub...

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Cavs, Chauncey Billups remain in holding pattern

But the discussions have not advanced to a job proposal, said the people who spoke on condition of anonymity because of the sensitive nature of the talks. According to Joe Vardon of cleveland.com...

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Bellator NYC: Chael Sonnen beats Wanderlei Silva via unanimous decision

Silva, 40, didn't show up for a promotional appearance in NY this month. Starting at the top with legends Fedor Emelianenko , Wanderlei Silva , and Chael Sonnen , Bellator is pulling out all the sto...

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Kevin Durant has last laugh with ring-topped cupcake hat

Kevin Durant has last laugh with ring-topped cupcake hat

We're not sure where KD got the hat, or if it's on sale, but we have taken notice. And shortly after Durant made his decision to leave Oklahoma City last summer, former teammate Russell Westbrook ...

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Steph Curry may skip White House visit

Steph Curry may skip White House visit

Tramel went on to give Durant credit for his stellar play in the NBA Finals averaging 35.2 points in the series but continued to key in on the ease the success came stating that he " took t...

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NKorean taekwondo team in SKorea for 1st time in 10 years

NKorean taekwondo team in SKorea for 1st time in 10 years

Chang Ung, a North Korean member of the International Olympic Committee, speaks to reporters at Gimpo International Airport in Seoul on June 23, 2017. There are two global federations: the South Kor...

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Mourinho tells Man United to go and get Kane

Mourinho tells Man United to go and get Kane

United's executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward was even considering signing off a £100 million-plus deal to lure the Portuguese superstar back to his old club but it seems like Jose Mourinho will have...

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Confed Cup: Germany hold Chile to 1-1 draw

Confed Cup: Germany hold Chile to 1-1 draw

Speaking after the 1-1 draw, Chile coach Juan Antonio Pizzi praised Sanchez efforts and those of the whole team in the face of daunting opposition. The point left Chile tied with Germany ato...

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Mavs fill need, take NC State point guard Dennis Smith Jr

But, as we've learned down on Route 1 in Foxboro, draft parties are overrated. The Celtics knew a dip might be coming, but were caught off guard by the size of it. We may never know for sure who the C...

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1 pick Fultz to turn 76ers into winners

When the reigning NBA Finals MVP calls you "legend Markelle" in a tweet, you're having the night of your life. Thibodeau coached Butler from 2011 to 2015. But no matter what, no one can take from ...

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Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons roast Lonzo Ball on Twitter

Anyone plan on copping? Every NBA hopeful wants to be like Mike, but unlike Mike, recent draft picks Lonzo Ball and Josh Jackson probably won't retire midway through their careers to pursue ba...

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Roger Federer qualifies for last eight in Gerry Weber Open

Roger Federer qualifies for last eight in Gerry Weber Open

Federer wasted set points in the first as Mayer won a nine-minute eighth game, saving both chances and holding serve with a pair of aces. Luxembourg's Muller is through to his first Queen's semi-...

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#3 - Jayson Tatum - Boston Celtics

To make matters worse, if Tatum turns out to be the piece Boston is unwilling to part with in a trade for George or even rising New York Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis , the forward will have enor...

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Josh Jackson says he would 'love' to play for Celtics

Josh Jackson says he would 'love' to play for Celtics

The Los Angeles Lakers hold the No. 2 overall pick in the draft and they have been connected to Jackson's name as well, although a trade of D'Angelo Russell on Tuesday has signs pointing to th...

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Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in National Hockey League draft

The following day's picks followed a similar pattern, with the Golden Knights selecting with nine of their 10 remaining picks - one of their second round selections was sent to Columbus in exchange ...

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Cindy's remnants: Street flooding from South to Midwest

A storm could cause a surge of up to three feet (1 meter) in isolated areas from southeastern Louisiana to the western Florida Panhandle and possibly spawn tornados from the lower MS and Tennessee...

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Lakers introduce Lonzo Ball, set high expectations

Hong). EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) - Magic Johnson pointed a long index finger at the wall of the Los Angeles Lakers' training complex, where the 16-time National Basketball Association champions' n...

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Cavaliers owner, Billups meeting for 2nd time

Cavaliers owner, Billups meeting for 2nd time

But the discussions have not advanced to a job proposal, said the people who spoke on condition of anonymity because of the sensitive nature of the talks. The only remaining trade chips are Love and a...

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Lonzo Ball (and Dad?) Picked by LA Lakers

Bryant, in his two years at in, carved out a role as a high-energy big man. Kuzma was projected to go to the Lakers with No. 28 pick by Draft Express and The Ringer leading up to the draft. Tw...

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Lions name team to face Maori All Blacks

Lions name team to face Maori All Blacks

Head Coach Warren Gatland says that at this stage of the Tour it is important to build on the foundations that have been laid in the last few weeks. "Tuesday was certainly better from Warby (Warburt...

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Max Verstappen fastest in both Azerbaijan practice sessions

He escaped unscathed after crashing against the external wall at a narrow section at Turn Eight, although his vehicle lost its rear right wheel and Force India mechanics may struggle to get him back o...

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5 talking points ahead of England v South Africa

Jason Roy's dismissal for obstructing the field took the focus but the real story was of a tenacious fightback, inspired by a fired-up Chris Morris , to level the series at 1-1. Roy soon went, Joss ...

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Australia, Cameroon hopes look tenuous after tie

It's a must-win for both of us. This will need to improve if they are to have a chance of beating Australia in this game. Australia found the back of the net twice on Monday against Germany th...

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Salgado: Ronaldo is wanted at Real Madrid

Salgado: Ronaldo is wanted at Real Madrid

According to The Irish Times , Di Maria had transferred his image rights to the Panama-based Sunpex Corporation, before Sunpex ceded his rights to the Dublin companies Multisports & Image Management...

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Celtics take scorer Jayson Tatum with No

Celtics take scorer Jayson Tatum with No

Tatum was fantastic for Duke in his lone season with the Blue Devils, averaging 16.8 points, 7.3 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game. "But like I said before, I'm just happy to be here. Of the first r...

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FIFA Confederations Cup: Alexis Sanchez breaks Chile scoring record in Germany draw

FIFA Confederations Cup: Alexis Sanchez breaks Chile scoring record in Germany draw

Both sides are amongst the favourites to win the 2017 Confed Cup in the St Petersburg final on July 2. Germany had more possession in the second half, though they seemed content to pass the ball f...

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Mourinho Accused of Tax Evasion in Spain as Ronaldo Gets Hearing Date

Mourinho Accused of Tax Evasion in Spain as Ronaldo Gets Hearing Date

CRISTIANO RONALDO left a huge smile on the face of a young mascot in a wheelchair before Portugal's victory over Russian Federation. The Portuguese worldwide, whose header salvaged 1-0 win over R...

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Magic Johnson sees the Lakers eventually retiring Lonzo Ball's jersey

We want to start building a successful team, and you need to have a great leader and somebody that can make their teammates better . While I believe the four prospects Los Angeles added will help the...

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Huskies' Markelle Fultz taken No. 1 overall in NBA Draft by 76ers

It was not a good night in the Windy City. Still, the Pacers must trade George, and more time passed by without that happening. Smith is another prospect who played on a subpar team, as NC State f...

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Devils take center with No. 1 pick

Devils take center with No. 1 pick

In the second round with the No. 57th overall pick, the Blackhawks selected defenseman Ian Mitchell, who is from Canada, 5-foot-10 and 165 pounds. After a symphony of boos for NHL Commissioner G...

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Roger Federer vs Alexander Zverev, Halle Open 2017 final

The Swiss lured Khachanov to the net on several occasions, including at 4-4 in the second set and the Russian dumped a forehand volley into the net to give Federer two break points. Fourth seed Zverev...

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S Africa win after Roy's freakish exit

England needed 12 runs from the final over but, despite Dawson hitting a boundary off the penultimate ball, Phehlukwayo kept his cool and a dot delivery saw South Africa home. Earlier, South Afric...

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Hamilton wins sixth Canadian grand prix

Hamilton wins sixth Canadian grand prix

Vettel was not particularly slow out of the starting blocks, but as Valtteri Bottas dived underneath the German, and then Verstappen raced around the outside, the driver who had finished either fir...

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Lions coach Gatland rails at New Zealand 'blocking'

Lions coach Gatland rails at New Zealand 'blocking'

He will train tomorrow'. But the fact they are in the midweek team, playing just four days before the first Test can not be ignored and Tommy Seymour's place on the bench on Tuesday suggests his cha...

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