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Partial list of winners of the 2017 Tony Awards

Ben Platt and the cast of " Dear Evan Hansen " perform at the 71st annual Tony Awards on Sunday, June 11, 2017, in NY. Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, now have won a Tony to accompany their Oscar . When Broadway couldn't find a host for the show, the Tony and Oscar victor came to the rescue. In the press room later, she opened up about how much it means for her to be part of the NY theater circle. Read More

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Murray, Wawrinka into French Open last 16

Murray, Wawrinka into French Open last 16

Reflecting on his missed opportunities, Del Potro said: "When you play the best players, they give you very few opportunities". Losing that set on a disputed line call cut the 28-year-old del Potro deep. "Murray's accuracy on his serve got better, particularly on the AD side he targeted Del Potro's backhand", said Petchey. Having twice stopped his opponent from taking the opening set, Stan Wawrinka dispatched Fabio Fognini like a gentle breeze does humidity, winning 7-6, 6-0, 6-2 to ... Read More

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No. 3 Halep faces unseeded Ostapenko in French Open final

No. 3 Halep faces unseeded Ostapenko in French Open final

Halep moved ahead in the second set, before faltering midway through. Ostapenko is the first Latvian to win a grand slam and her victory over Halep was broadcast on a big screen in Riga, the nation's capital. She's also the first unseeded woman to win the title in the Open Era. Also missing was two-time major champ Victoria Azarenka , while No. 1 Angelique Kerber lost in the first round. Read More

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Australia beat New Zealand to qualify for CT semis

Australia beat New Zealand to qualify for CT semis

The upshot was that Australia and New Zealand received just a point apiece, while England took two after defeating Bangladesh by eight wickets in their opener at the Oval. He agrees their tournament is going very well so far, but added: 'If you had asked me that at the halfway stage, I probably would have said it wasn't. Read More

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Stanley Cup Champs: Sidney Crosby wins Con Smythe Trophy

The Penguins scored an nearly fluky goal with 1:35 to play in the third period - Patric Horqvist, the former Predator, was behind the goal line when he banked the puck off Pekka Rinne's shoulder and into the Nashville net. Murray ended the postseason with a.937 save percentage and 1.70 GAA. Murray made a tremendous save on Mike Fisher , prevented a goal. Nashville D Ryan Ellis , who sustained an undisclosed injury in the second period of Game 5 , was back in uniform and in the ... Read More

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Rain postpones men's French Open quarters, delays women's

I saw her in the gym just right after our matches today, and so we both said, like, mutually to each other, "Well done". "At first, the conditions were really tough", Ostapenko said. Dragging her opponent forward with a slice forehand, Bacsinszky closed when Mladenovic botched a high forehand volley. Bacsinszky simply got on with business, cracking groundstrokes from side to side. Read More

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Three share FedEx St. Jude lead

After a first-round 70, Berger posted three consecutive rounds in the 60s to edge a packed leaderboard at TPC Southwind. Sydneysider Jones, who began his round on the 10th, couldn't rediscover the first-round radar with his approach shots, but played some exquisite chips and clutch putts around several greens to maintain his challenge. Read More

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Draymond Green: I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland

They would be fine!"More mama drama at Game 3. this time , it was Draymond Green's mother who was in the middle of a hostile situation with a Cavs fan - and security rushed in to break it up". Officials following the game said they thought the scorer's table had been informed that the technical foul called had been for Kerr . Such moments bring questions about Green's mental improvement, ones Green shrugged off earlier in the series. Read More

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Belmont win was plenty compelling for Tapwrit's team

No horse has dominated the 3-year-old ranks so far, leaving the 1-mile Belmont up for grabs among 12 horses that on Saturday will run the longest race of their lives. With a possible Triple Crown glittering on the horizon, Always Dreaming lost the Preakness, which, as disappointing as it was for Pletcher, provided a measure of relief, since it eliminated a scenario in which two horses he liked for the Belmont, Tapwrit and the one-eyed Patch , would be shoved into a position to thwart ... Read More

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic Might Not Leave Manchester United After All

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Might Not Leave Manchester United After All

Should the recuperation go well then the club are open to a short-term deal starting in January 2018 when he is expected to return to full fitness. Ibrahimovic joined United on a one-year deal, with the option of a second season. The 35-year old's name appeared on the Premier League released players list on Friday, with no word from United on whether Ibrahimovic will receive a new deal. Read More

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Marvel Releases 'Black Panther' Teaser Trailer

Marvel Releases 'Black Panther' Teaser Trailer

Jordan ). Despite everyone's admiration of the teaser trailer, we don't know much about T'Challa's first solo outing, though we can speculate. As the ruler of the mountain tribe, he has a ruthless nature, and in the comics - where he wore a mask and white, fur-covered armor and went by the name " Man-Ape " - he was one of Black Panther's most unsafe foes. Read More

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South Africa cruise to Lord's success

South Africa cruise to Lord's success

Unlike Saturday's second ODI in Southampton , when South Africa dropped six catches during a two-run defeat, every chance was taken here. While the tourists can therefore draw some confidence before they begin their campaign in the global tournament, Morgan must try to ensure the experience does not dent his team's morale. Read More

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Preds' Colton Sissons cleared for Game 6 after match penalty

Preds' Colton Sissons cleared for Game 6 after match penalty

Our guys have a tremendous amount of confidence him. "We know we can play better in this building". But the Penguins lost, both Games 3 and 4, because they were generally speaking, a awful team. Pittsburgh has two goals on seven shots against Nashville backup Juuse Saros , who replaced Pekka Rinne at the start of the period. What Crosby does, rather than what he says, is what counts. Read More

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India rout Pakistan by 124 runs in ICC Champions Trophy

India rout Pakistan by 124 runs in ICC Champions Trophy

The Indian batsmen were particularly brutal on Pakistan seamer Wahab Riaz, who went for 87 runs in 8.4 overs before limping off injured, the most expensive spell of five overs or more in Champions Trophy history. Though Wasim was economical, facing a spinner early on released the pressure on Rohit and Dhawan with Amir cranking up good pace at the other end. He played just six balls and scored 20 runs. Read More

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Cristiano Ronaldo - The numbers don't lie

Cristiano Ronaldo - The numbers don't lie

Speaking after Real Madrid became the first team to win back-to-back Champions League titles following their 4-1 win against Juventus on Saturday, Bale said: "We are winning trophies and I am happy". "The only criticism I could make is that after the second goal we should have stayed in the game mentally to make sure we still had chances". "He (Zidane) is the only one to win two consecutive Champions Leagues ", added Perez. Read More

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Rafael Nadal produces dominant display to reach French Open quarter-finals

There may a decent debate about who presents a greater challenge for Nadal, who will face his friend Pablo Carreno Busta after PCB edged Milos Raonic in a physical 8-6-in-the-fifth level marathon, except that debate is unanswerable. It will be the Serb's eighth consecutive appearance in the Round of 8 at Roland Gaross, joining Rafael and Roger Federer (11) atop the list of most quarter-finals in Paris . Read More

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Lewis Hamilton wins in Canada for sixth time

So we looked at all areas: it was aero, it was mechanical balance, it was set-up work, it was the tyres themselves, and the way the drivers drove the auto. It was Hamilton's fourth career Grand Slam - winning the pole, leading every lap, winning the race and posting the fastest lap, and he cut Sebastien Vettel's lead in the championship standings from 25 points to 12. Read More

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LA Chargers pass rusher Melvin Ingram agrees to 4-year deal

LA Chargers pass rusher Melvin Ingram agrees to 4-year deal

With Ingram signed, the Chargers will now enjoy a drama-free training camp. He should make his debut as a newly-rich Charger this week when they have their mandatory minicamp. Last year, the team didn't agree to a deal with first-round pick Joey Bosa until August 29. After lining up mostly as a linebacker in San Diego's 3-4 defense previous year, he is expected to be a key contributor to new defensive coordinator Gus Bradley's 4-3 scheme as a bookend with defensive end Joey Bosa. Read More

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SIX clubs fighting for Real Madrid star James Rodriguez

SIX clubs fighting for Real Madrid star James Rodriguez

Rodriguez, who won the Golden Boot award in the 2014 World Cup, signed for the Los Blancos for a fee of £71m from Monaco. Rodriguez was not even on the bench for the Champions League final against Juventus earlier this month. The European champions are willing to cash in on Rodriguez, as they look to fund a big money swoop for Monaco's Kylian Mbappe, and he has been strongly linked with Manchester United. Read More

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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds a console launch exclusive on Xbox One

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds a console launch exclusive on Xbox One

Those without 4K TVs will still benefit from the One X's horsepower: where possible it will supersample 4K assets down to 1080p. The actual game is processed in 4K and supersampled to a smaller screen. Gaming Journalist David Scammell has revealed that the Xbox One X Price in the United Kingdom will be set at 449. Microsoft is also using the " Xbox One X enhanced" branding to denote which games will support 4K resolutions. Read More

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England win U20 World Cup after 1-0 win over Venezuela

England win U20 World Cup after 1-0 win over Venezuela

But the 19-year-old's contribution proved more significant as England won the U20 World Cup title, sealing the triumph with a 1-0 win over Venezuela . What a sensational goal that would have been. That was when Ronaldo Lucena hit the post with a free-kick from all of 40 yards. Both teams have be fantastic in front of goal this tournament and despite Venezuela spending more time on the pitch and seeming a little exhausted, they have been the best team in the competition so far. Read More

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Pens cap great year with 2nd straight Stanley Cup

Pens cap great year with 2nd straight Stanley Cup

Matt Murray stopped 27 shots for Pittsburgh, including four critical saves when Nashville failed to capitalize on 3:28 of power-play time midway through the third period . "You just play the right way", he said. He entered the game with a three-game point streak, including three assists in a 6-0 win in Game 5 on Thursday. Read More

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Garry Monk gives first Boro press conference

Garry Monk gives first Boro press conference

The Yorkshire Evening Post reported on Saturday that the 44-year-old is on the Whites' shortlist to step in for Monk at Elland Road following his departure last month. I've worked under pressure throughout my career. That will place extra scrutiny on Monk's head, but he says he is ready to take it all in his stride. Read More

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Alexis Sanchez completes move from Arsenal to Manchester City?

Alexis Sanchez completes move from Arsenal to Manchester City?

Now under contract with Arsenal till next summer, contract talks between Sanchez and the normally-tight-fisted Gunners have reportedly stalled. Speaking to Arsenal's official website , the 28-year-old insisted that Iwobi has what it takes to lead the Gunners to glory in the future, stating the specifics which make the youngster a key asset to the Arsenal squad. Read More

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Crosby picks up 3 assists, slams Subban's head

Crosby picks up 3 assists, slams Subban's head

Sidney Crosby was excellent as usual, picking up three assists during the game. So do the Predators , who can't get back to Smashville fast enough. Penguins coach Mike Sullivan , as he has for each of the last two springs when his team finds itself in a tight spot, pushed all the right buttons again. Read More

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