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The Kiwis won two of three races against Ainslie's Land Rover BAR on Bermuda's Great Sound on Thursday to win the series 5-2 and advance to face the victor of the series between Sweden's Artemis Racing and SoftBank Team Japan. Emirates Team New Zealand leads Land Rover BAR 3-1 in the best-of-9 series. That progression will be secured today [Thursday] if Barker can mastermind a repeat of Tuesday's victories, with just two more points needed to win through to the Louis Vuitton America's Cup ...
  • Dominic Thiem has huge potential: Rafael Nadal

    Dominic Thiem has huge potential: Rafael Nadal

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    The punishing nature of his baseline game led many to speculate from the early years that his would be a much shorter career than those of his rivals. You can not avoid it all the time. "Trust me, I'm thinking about many things, especially in the last of couple months", he said. Djokovic had won all five previous matches - and 11 of 12 sets - against Thiem, including in the French Open semifinals a year ago.
  • Crunch time looming for Lions against Crusaders

    Crunch time looming for Lions against Crusaders

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    Head coach Gatland wants the string of Super Rugby clashes to stiffen the Lions' resolve, while also balancing the need to pick up victories to build momentum. "I think it's going to be a good contest, but you would expect an worldwide team to beat a franchise team, particularly one that is made up of the four home nations, with their pick of the best players", Hansen said.
  • Warren Gatland still considering Lions XV to face New Zealand

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    We have a mindset that we're never standing still and we're going to face a high-paced, intensity game against the Lions . "We picked Ben because he's got more to his game than just crashing up". Gatland's lineup for Saturday will see nine of the starting 15 having played on the 2013 tour to Australia. Hansen said: "This was the hardest squad we have ever had to pick, there were some really tough decisions because there are some guys who are in great form who have missed out.
  • Isle Of Man TT: Racer Alan Bonner Killed During Qualifying Wednesday

    Isle Of Man TT: Racer Alan Bonner Killed During Qualifying Wednesday

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    The race is one of the highlights of the motorbike racing calender. "Alan made his TT mountain course debut at the 2014 TT Races and had a highest placed finish of fifteenth, which he achieved in the 2015 Senior TT". ACU Events confirmed Alan Bonner died following an incident at the 33rd Milestone on the Mountain Road during yesterday's qualifying. Alan Bonner had been competing at TT since 2014.
  • Sidney Crosby mashes PK Subban's head into ice during Game 5

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    Subban, a thorn in Crosby's side all Stanley Cup Final . Earlier this series, Subban accused Crosby of insulting his breath. Hence, during Game five, Crosby retaliated back by smacking his face a lot of times into the ice. Not only did the Penguins star record three assists and add another chapter to his rivalry with P.K. Subban , he also got in a bullpen session. They won the game with 3-0 lead.
  • Cavs not giving up - James

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    They just needed him to get over the finals hump and hoist the Larry O'Brien Trophy. But that wasn't the way he looked at it. Durant wasn't thinking about lifting trophies or being fitted for championship rings. If that happens, he'd be just like Durant. So what do you do when a series sucks like this one does? James hoped to build his own dynasty with the Cavs but the Warriors have changed how realistic that may be.
  • Mexico beats Honduras 3-0, closes in on World Cup berth

    Mexico beats Honduras 3-0, closes in on World Cup berth

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    Mexico's second came in the 63rd minute when Hector Herrera played a ideal ball to Hirving Lozano over the top of the Honduras defense, which the Pachuca winger then collected and dribbled around Escober to finish into an empty net. - English), Unimas, Univision Deportes (U.S. - Spanish), UnivisionTDN, Azteca 7, TDN ( Mexico ), Canal 5 Televicentro Honduras , TDN ( Honduras ). The Fiorentina right-back was taken off with an injury in the 54th minute of the World Cup qualifier, but the ...
  • Spieth added to strong field at Travelers Championship

    Spieth added to strong field at Travelers Championship

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    The field for the June 22-25 event at TPC River Highlands already includes World No. 2 Rory McIlroy and No. 3 Jason Day , as well as Patrick Reed , Justin Thomas , Bubba Watson , defending champion Russell Knox and Jim Furyk , who shot the PGA Tour's first 58 at last year's Travelers.
  • Warriors stun Cavs, go up 3-0

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    Durant hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 45.3 seconds left to punctuate his 31-point night. LeBron James shook off a knee-buckling blow to the chin while scoring 39 and Kyrie Irving added 38 for the Cavs, who took a 113-107 lead with 3:09 left on J.R.
  • Wilson could return for Predators in Game 5 of Cup Final

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    Sidney Crosby was dominant from the opening faceoff, tallying three assists and playing a forceful game. "We've got to be better in front of him", Laviolette said. As the pair got tangled up behind the net, Crosby pushed Subban's head into the ice , which garnered a pair of matching minors for both sides. "I'm not an official so I'm not going to judge what's over the line and what's not", Subban said.
  • 'Happy' Gareth Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid C.F.

    'Happy' Gareth Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid C.F.

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    Zidane was an assistant to Carlo Ancelotti when Madrid won its 10th Champions League trophy in 2014 to end its title drought. "People don't have words to criticise (me)", Ronaldo said, "because the numbers don't lie". The squad has been great, and it's been good for me individually too. Bale's injury woes this season - and the impressive displays of Spanish playmaker Isco in his absence - have led to suggestions that the Wales striker could return to the Premier League this summer.
  • Saudi Arabia apologise for not observing minute's silence

    Saudi Arabia apologise for not observing minute's silence

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    The Australian soccer federation, known as FFA, said after the match that the Saudis knew about the plan to hold a minute's silence before Thursday's World Cup qualifying match but declined to participate. "The heartbreaking, heartbreaking loss of young Australians in London, (and) of course in Baghdad, and just this week in Melbourne to these murderous terrorists - Everybody, everyone should be united in condemnation with the terrorists and love, and sympathy and respect for the victims and ...
  • Karolina Pliskova into quarterfinals at 2017 French Open

    Karolina Pliskova into quarterfinals at 2017 French Open

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    The other semi-final will also be decided on Wednesday, when world number one Andy Murray faces Kei Nishikori and 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka takes on Marin Cilic . "Just pretty bad set", said Djokovic, who split with his long-term coaching crew last month and announced shortly before the French he would be working with eight-times major victor Agassi.
  • Erick Delgado furioso por castigos a jugadores de Alianza Lima y Universitario de Deportes

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    No puede ser posible que yo, que no hice nada en Huaraz, me hayan puesto tres fechas de suspensión. En ese partido ante Sport Rosario , yo en ningún momento ni metí puñete ni patada, pero pese a ello me pusieron tres fechas. Sin embargo, el arquero de Deportivo Municipal , aseguró que no miden con la misma vara pues el castigo a él fue más drástico. Delgado cumplió su primera fecha de castigo ante UTC, que fue derrota de Municipal por 0-1 en Villa el Salvador.
  • Is LeBron James Considering Leaving Cavs For Western Conference?

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    Losing to the Warriors in the NBA Finals wouldn't be shameful, but it would make it increasingly hard for James to surpass Michael Jordan as the greatest NBA player of all time . I didn't know what happened, but I'm not going to be the one to say someone should not play, because you want everybody to be at full strength, right?" "I hope and pray that they make a decision that's best for them, and nobody else".
  • Sri Lankan batsmen shine in win over India

    Sri Lankan batsmen shine in win over India

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    But beaten they were, and what will be particularly worrying for India is the lack of venom in their bowling attack. The bowlers did brilliantly to restrict India to 321. Both batsmen were run out in quick succession and India were firmly back in the game. Kohli said that rather than criticising his colleagues, he would like to compliment the kind of batsmanship displayed by Sri Lanka yesterday.
  • Ken Owens Captains Side As Lions Team Named For Blues Clash

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    Wales flanker Warburton played in his team's 13-7 victory over the New Zealand Provincial Barbarians in Whangarei on Saturday night before waking up on Sunday morning to see events unfolding at London Bridge and Borough Market that has seen the death toll rise to seven and nearly 50 people injured as three attackers brought terror to the streets of the capital.
  • Chelsea's Eden Hazard in London for surgery on fractured ankle

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    The Belgium FA confirmed the news late Sunday night claiming he picked up the knock in training. "More news in 48h", a brief statement on the official Twitter account of the national team read. Gareth Bale has not seen the best of form lately as he was nearly absent during his side's 2016/17 campaign which saw them lift the la Liga trophy and reach the Champions League finals.
  • Russian Deputy FM, Saudi Ambassador Discuss Syria, Qatar - Moscow

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    Amid the ongoing and unprecedented crisis, it emerged on Tuesday that the leader of Kuwait - a mediator in the Gulf dispute - had traveled to Jeddah for talks.
Saudi King Salman on Tuesday received the ruler of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, who flew to Jeddah in a bid to negotiate an end to the diplomatic standoff between Qatar and its Gulf neighbors.
  • LeBron James shuts down that 'tired LeBron' storyline

    LeBron James shuts down that 'tired LeBron' storyline

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    LeBron James dismissed the idea he's exhausted from guarding Kevin Durant . Based on those numbers, it wouldn't be wild to assume that guarding Durant, as well as being responsible for carrying the Cavs offensive load, has been taking a toll on James, and affecting him at the end of games.
  • Mood somber in Cavaliers locker room after loss to Warriors

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    A pair of Durant free throws extended the lead to three, and a strip steal by Andre Iguodala on James sealed the win for Golden State. If some of his fellow Cavs (James and Irving aside, of course) can do the same on Friday, well, they'll nearly certainly still lose the series, but at least they will have averted a scenario many are now predicting: "Warriors in 4".
  • Smith denies tweeting 'Cavs in 7' after Game 3 loss

    Smith denies tweeting 'Cavs in 7' after Game 3 loss

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    Smith. He'd do the same thing. Ever since Durant chose to join Golden State last July, he's endured all sorts of slings and arrows. "But is it fair? He's been an fantastic player in this league for a long time and I think he senses this is his time, his moment, his team".
  • LeBron not faulting Warriors for building powerhouse team

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    James became the first player to appear in 20 or more Finals games with two franchises. Instead, the Warriors closed the gap from five points down to four before Durant checked in with 9:30 on the game clock. But Cleveland didn't score again. A former Finals MVP comes off the bench for the Warriors, and so does the NBA's top reserve point guard. Cavaliers: James (1,175) passed Sam Jones (1,143), Bill Russell (1,151) and Elgin Baylor (1,161) to move into fourth place on the NBA Finals ...
  • Flames president Brian Burke says Calgary behind the times on arenas, stadiums

    Flames president Brian Burke says Calgary behind the times on arenas, stadiums

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    Burke's mention of Edmonton refers to the Oilers moving into the brand new Rogers Place last year after playing for 42 years at Northlands Coliseum. Calgary's iconic Saddledome has been home to the NHL's Flames since 1983. That's not to say there aren't still hurdles to clear, the biggest of which may be ironing out the details and finding a way to get the Flames' new home arena without having the taxpayers foot too much - or any - of the bill.
  • Cavs 113, Warriors 118: Player ratings

    Cavs 113, Warriors 118: Player ratings

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    Now you know we don't cheer around these parts but you can only imagine how badly some of us would like to avoid a cross-continent flight on Saturday for three days of laying around San Francisco again, right? Klay Thompson added 30 points and Stephen Curry had 26 for this California Dream Team now one win from its second title in three years.
  • The Case For The Warriors... And Cavs

    The Case For The Warriors... And Cavs

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    Barnes wasn't exactly a neutral observer past year, having grown up in Northern California and having played with the Warriors before their recent run of dominance. Justin Bieber. I used to play in Puerto Rico and they take pride in their music. Lue tries to build on the terrific start to his coaching career by becoming just the second National Basketball Association coach to win titles in his first two seasons.
  • Kiki set to get Roland Garros fired up

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    Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki also moved into the quarter-finals with a 6-1, 4-6, 6-2 win over Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova . Mladenovic will face Bacsinszky next, and Wozniacki meets Ostapenko. Her best French Open showing was in 2002, when she lost to Serena in the final. Get prep sports breaking news alerts from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email.
  • Cancillería convoca a delegación de Ecuador para tratar sobre muro fronterizo

    Cancillería convoca a delegación de Ecuador para tratar sobre muro fronterizo

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    Agregó, en el documento, que el proyecto, que demanda una inversión de 4,4 millones de dólares, contempla la construcción de un centro comercial de 400 locales en Poza Honda y un mercado con una capacidad inicial de 150 plazas. Ecuador y Perú firmaron la paz el 26 de octubre de 1998 tras superar un conflicto territorial en 1995. La obra destinará 2.250 metros cuadrados para áreas verdes, con 21 tipos de especies de árboles endémicos de la zona, zonas de descanso, juegos infantiles, gimnasio ...
  • Sri Lanka beat India by 7 wickets

    Sri Lanka beat India by 7 wickets

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    Kohli said that rather than criticising his colleagues, he would like to compliment the kind of batsmanship displayed by Sri Lanka yesterday. Sri Lanka chased down the stiff target in 48.4 overs to register an unexpected win. But, even that could not change India's fortunes. His opening partner Rohit Sharma also made a solid contribution, scoring 78 as the duo managed to put on a 138-run partnership for the opening wicket .
  • AFCON Qualifiers: Rohr says not under pressure to field players

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    He disclosed that his side knows what to do and will exploit the lack of pace in the Eagles' defence to get a result against the three time African champions. "We have to go there believing in what we can do, we have to believe in our strengths and not worry too much about them". Everybody that is in the squad is on top form and that is good for the team.
  • Pakistan beat South Africa by 19 runs (DLS)

    Pakistan beat South Africa by 19 runs (DLS)

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    On the day, Pakistan deserved its hard-won two points. A "heart-broken" Wahab took to social media today to apologise to fans after he exited the event with the worst bowling return in the tournament's history. Pakistan have won 5 out of their last 6 games against South Africa in ICC tournaments. Zaman made people wonder why he hadn't been picked against India , getting hold of Wayne Parnell in particular.
  • Durant y Curry ponen a los Warriors a un partido del título

    Durant y Curry ponen a los Warriors a un partido del título

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    Durant , que terminó con 30 puntos, acercó a los Cavaliers 113-111 con una canasta a 1:15 minutos del final, y les puso delante 114-111 con un triple a 45 segundos del adiós . El equipo de Curry y Durant está 3-0 arriba. Pero los Warriors cerraron con una racha de 11 puntos sin respuesta de su rival para llevarse el triunfo.
  • Date set for 2018 Penn State Football Blue-White game

    Date set for 2018 Penn State Football Blue-White game

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    Penn State's home game against Pitt will kick on September 9 at 3:30 p.m. on ABC, while the Homecoming game against Rutgers will kick at noon on November 11. Kick times for the majority of those games have yet to be announced. Penn State will play at least one regular season night game for the 18th consecutive season.
  • Gatland mixes up Lions squad again

    Gatland mixes up Lions squad again

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    If we don't, it's going to be a tough day. Jones is the third successive Welsh captain named by Warren Gatland , who has also picked his first-choice half-backs, Conor Murray and Owen Farrell , to start together for the first time. The Lions coach even went on to suggest that there is so much depth in New Zealand that the Super Rugby sides were of a very similar standard to what the tourists would eventually be facing in the All Blacks .
  • Packers Family Night scheduled for August 5

    Packers Family Night scheduled for August 5

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    Family Night is a part of Bellin Health's Back to Football campaign. Ten of the previous 16 have been sellouts, including the last five years. For years, Family Night included practice sessions, kicking competitions, and more notably a near-full contact scrimmage (quarterbacks remained in the red no-contact jerseys).
  • Cubs place Hendricks on 10-day DL with hand tendinitis

    Cubs place Hendricks on 10-day DL with hand tendinitis

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    The move was backdated to June 5, and the hope is Hendricks will miss just one start. "We don't think it's serious or long-term". Hendricks threw a side session Wednesday. Right-hander Seth Frankoff will be promoted from Class AAA Iowa to take Hendricks' spot on the roster. He has a 2.77 ERA in 11 appearances this season, including nine starts.