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Shock win - Pakistan through to Champions Trophy final

Shock win - Pakistan through to Champions Trophy final

Eoin Morgan ruled out any element of complacency and insisted England simply failed to adapt to the demands of a used Cardiff pitch as they crashed out of the Champions Trophy against Pakistan . "We've played some really good cricket throughout the whole of this summer, and so it was frustrating not being able to win it". Former Pakistan skipper Imran Khan, under whose leadership the nation had won 50-over World Cup in 1992, tweeted: "Now the whole nation awaits our team making ... Read More

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

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

However, allegations of tax fraud - denied by the forward - have brought Ronaldo's future into question and United have been heavily linked with a swoop for their former star. "I know Cristiano, he's a good guy as a professional and as a person", stated Perez in his interview with Marca and Onda Cero on Monday. Cristiano Ronaldo and Jose Mourinho may not be having that reunion at Old Trafford after all. Read More

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Murray to face Thompson at Queen's after Bedene withdrawal

Murray to face Thompson at Queen's after Bedene withdrawal

After the event, he admitted that this is the biggest win in his career and something which he definitely didn't expect to achieve at this meeting. The straight set loss for Murray saw Thompson winning 7-6 (7-4) 6-2. Thompson had been beaten here in qualifying but was offered a reprieve when Aljaz Bedene pulled out with a wrist injury and took full advantage against the home favourite. Read More

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New Zealand notch third straight win over U.S. in America's Cup

New Zealand notch third straight win over U.S. in America's Cup

The two-time defending Americas Cup champions are foundering badly against hotshot young helmsman Peter Burling and Emirates Team New Zealand, who are threatening to sail — and cycle — away with the oldest trophy in worldwide sports. It wasn't the cleanest start to sailing's biggest regatta, leaving more questions than answers as both teams headed back to their bases to pore over data and figure out where they need to sharpen up. Read More

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Markelle Fultz fixes pre-made Instagram ad post after getting drafted

Markelle Fultz fixes pre-made Instagram ad post after getting drafted

Embiid's presence will certainly open up things for not only Fultz and Simmons but also Dario Saric, who got better on both ends of the floor as the season progressed. Embiid had adopted the nickname as his own and was commonly introduced as "The Process" at home games this season. How it affects the Sixers: If the Celtics had any interest in Butler, who could've theoretically helped them inch closer to Cleveland in the East, I'm very surprised they weren't able to beat Minnesota's offer. Read More

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Ronaldo ordered to appear in court

Ronaldo ordered to appear in court

Mourinho is being accused of defrauding Spain of €3.3m (£2.9m; $3.6m) in taxes between 2011 and 2012. "Following the publication in today's [Thursday] AS newspaper of information concerning the signing of Jose Mourinho as the manager of our club, Real Madrid C.F. Read More

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Stunning Origin loss for Blues

Blues coach Laurie Daley and a number of his players on Tuesday spoke about how they were prepared for the Maroons to wrestle their way back into the series, with Daley calling it a "concern" that Queensland may want to turn it into a slower game. Read More

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LSU beats Oregon State 6-1 to reach CWS finals

LSU beats Oregon State 6-1 to reach CWS finals

It also set up a winner-take-all Bracket 1 final at the College World Series on Saturday, with the victor going to the best-of-three finals beginning Monday. "A couple balls off (the plate) and just really taking advantage of it and taking advantage of them being so patient". LSU pitcher Alex Lange reacts as he leaves during the eighth inning of an NCAA College World Series baseball game against OR in Omaha, Neb ., Friday, June 23, 2017. Read More

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Celtics take scorer Jayson Tatum with No. 3 pick in draft

Celtics take scorer Jayson Tatum with No. 3 pick in draft

But the schedule did not allow for it to happen this year, so we'll cover it from here and try our best to keep up with all of the goings on that take place throughout the hours leading up to the 6 p.m. If they do go that route, they won't be that far off from opening up max-level cap space to make a run at a big-name free agent. Justin Tatum would gloat about the three state title rings he has-first as a player at CBC in 1997 and second as a coach at CBC and Soldan. Read More

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Kumble steps down as India coach after fallout with captain Kohli

He, however, did not offer what led to Kumble's resignation coach on Tuesday, three days before the start of the limited-overs series in the West Indies. Opening up for the first time, Virat Kohli on Thursday said that he will never reveal dressing-room details, in an apparent reference to the now retired coach Anil Kumble's statement that their partnership had become "untenable". Read More

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Lakers Expect Ball to Elevate New Teammates

I'm fine where we are. We've got to get the right people in place to do that, but we're building every step. Video by Jonathan Khamis, for the Southern California News Group. Okay, then. I've always bet on myself, right? "We're fine. We want expectations". The tide has turned. I'm happy. I'm excited. Butler, one of the league's most dynamic two-way players, joined forces again with Thibodeau, who coached the Bulls for five seasons before being fired in 2015. Read More

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Chelsea could be lumbered with Diego Costa until January

Costa has given his word to Atletico Madrid that he will return to the club, and the deal could be done for as little as 60 million euros. Costa has not mentioned any other club besides Atletico. Now the clock may be ticking on Diego Costa's Stamford Bridge stay, but Kensington residents could soon find that Bundesliga star Robert Lewandowski is preparing to come to SW6, according to the Metro . Read More

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Andre Ward Stops Sergey Kovalev By 8th Round TKO

Andre Ward Stops Sergey Kovalev By 8th Round TKO

Ward completed the turnaround with a big right hand that wobbled Kovalev in the eighth, then swarmed all over him, landing shots to the body when Kovalev sat on the ring rope, forcing referee Tony Weeks to signal an end to the bout. Kovalev was visibly exhausted and breathing from his both, which was caused by the sustained attack to the body from Ward . If he tries to get them by going into this too angry because he doesn't think he deserved to lose them, that's a mistake against ... Read More

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Lewis Hamilton preparing for tough weekend in Baku

A win on Sunday would give Hamilton victories at every circuit on the 2017 calendar to sit alongside his achievement of the greatest number of wins at different tracks, now 24. "You've got so little margin for error", Ricciardo said. "The first lap I had the time but I made a mistake", he added. "Every corner can be a challenge". Read More

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Williamson 12th man in Trophy team

Williamson 12th man in Trophy team

A top police official also said that the charges were brought against the men for not celebrating the Pakistan's victory but for raising pro-Pakistan and anti-India slogans. "The upcoming ICC Champions Trophy in England and Wales from 1-18 June carries a total prize money of $ 4.5 million with the victor of the eight-team tournament taking home a cheque of $ 2.2 million", the ICC announced. Read More

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JIT interrogates Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's son-in-law

JIT interrogates Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's son-in-law

Addressing media after a marathon five hour session, Capt. Safdar decried the witchunt against the Sharif family and said that they are the true defenders of the constitution of Pakistan. "The real JIT will be held during 2018 elections when the people of Pakistan will go for elections to pick the next leadership", he said. Yesterday, former interior minister Rehman Malik appeared before JIT and owned a report he had compiled as an FIA official about two decades ago on alleged money ... Read More

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Butler changes address as flurry of deals spice Draft night

Butler changes address as flurry of deals spice Draft night

The telecast Thursday peaked with 5.2 million viewers from 8:15 to 8:30 p.m. EDT, shortly after the first picks were made. The Philadelphia 76ers took Fultz with the No. Because what really stood out to me was the enthusiasm, and what this Sixers team is starting to mean to Philadelphia. One thing is for certain; the Los Angeles Lakers are on there way back to being relevant again. Read More

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England bowl against South Africa in 2nd T20

England bowl against South Africa in 2nd T20

It was the first time in the history of worldwide T20 cricket that a batsman had been given out obstructing the field. He took four fours off Morne Morkel's second over - two of them edges that could have gone anywhere - gradually settled and registered his second T20I half-century with a straight-driven six into the Ian Botham stand off the left-arm wristspin of Tabraiz Shamsi. Read More

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Portugal, Mexico, Russia tussle for semi-final berths

Portugal, Mexico, Russia tussle for semi-final berths

The Kiwis' superb first-half display and Chris Wood's shock goal rattled Mexico and a tense match boiled over with a mass brawl in the dying stages. But they were slow to start and the match remained goalless until the 33rd minute, when Tommy Smith was judged to have brought down Danilo and Cristiano Ronaldo duly converted from the penalty spot. Read More

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The Long-Awaited McGregor-Mayweather Fight Is Finally On

The Long-Awaited McGregor-Mayweather Fight Is Finally On

The two men will meet at the 154 pounds weight limit. The fight will last for 12 rounds of 3 minutes, each contested under traditional boxing rules. Others feel that McGregor is holding the lightweight division hostage, having not defended his title since winning it at UFC 205 in November 2016 and being likely to not defend this year either unless he decides to fight twice in 2017 . Read More

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Hamilton 'super happy' to be back on top

And seeing the yellow helmet brought back memories of his childhood in Britain, where he would pop in videotapes of Senna's races and say, "That's my driver". With Hamilton extending his lead, the battle was on for podium places with Ricciardo holding firm in the end from the Force India cars of Sergio Perez and Esteban Ocon, and latterly Vettel, who was left ruing his unfortunate coming together with Verstappen at the start. Read More

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