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Ferdinand would rather smell flowers and live the life of a pacifist than charge full-speed at a red cloth. This looks charming and heartwarming, with a good message about animals/people being more than they seem on the surface. It opens on December 15. Munro Leaf's The Story of Ferdinand is one of the classics of American children's literature, and already inspired a classic Disney short cartoon, Ferdinand The Bull.
  • Domingo expects De Villiers response

    Domingo expects De Villiers response

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    David Miller played a lone hand for the Proteas against Pakistan . Bowling from around the wicket, he took the outside edge of JP Duminy's bat, with Babar holding a good diving slip catch - an example of Pakistan's much-improved fielding.
  • Pakistan through to the Champions Trophy Finals

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    India take on Bangladesh in the second semi-final of the ICC Champions Trophy on Thursday. There was a wide gap between the strength of the two teams, but now it is clearly reduced. Although India captain does not want to hold back memories, '24 months have passed. This is their best chance at glory and I hope a great match will be on show.
  • Kevin Durant finds long-sought title after joining Warriors

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    The Warriors have been critical of President Trump and his policies since his rise to power, with head coach Steve Kerr and star guard Stephen Curry leading the charge. But the Warriors held their nerve winning 129-120 in game five and laid the ghost of last season to rest. In the end, the Cavaliers simply did not have enough top-class talent to topple the Warriors, even with four-time league MVP James doing all he could to keep his team in it.
  • Eoin Morgan admits to England regrets after dismal Champions Trophy exit

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    The remarkable result also made a mockery of pre-tournament talk and predictions as the eighth-ranked Pakistan pummeled title favourites England to reach the final at The Oval on Sunday. "We adapted to conditions, we knew if we restrict them we could easily chase it down", he added. England will regret their leaden-footed approach to batting, using the wicket on which Pakistan beat Sri Lanka on Monday.
  • Kevin Durant In High Spirit After NBA Finals Win

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    Durant did indeed join a ready-made contender by teaming up with two-time reigning league MVP Stephen Curry on a team that won it all in 2015 and were runners-up previous year after a season in which they had a record 73 wins in 82 games.
  • 6-4. Haniger y Zunino pegan jonrones contra los Mellizos

    6-4. Haniger y Zunino pegan jonrones contra los Mellizos

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    Los Mellizos tuvieron dos innings en los que todo su orden ofensivo se presentó a batear. Los Mellizos hilaron ocho hits seguidos en el tercer inning, incluidos batazos consecutivos del puertorriqueño Rosario y Dozier, para sentenciar el juego.
  • Pressure is on India not Bangladesh: Ashraful, Bashar

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    In case if the match is washed out without even a ball being bowled, it will be a heartbreaking moment for the Bangladeshi fans as Men in Blue will advance into finals. Four years ago, India had won the final here at Edgbaston, defeating hosts England in a close finish. It is time for them to live up to their growing stature, and for once, play as the deserving semi-finalists in an ICC tournament.
  • The first real midweek team selected

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    Joseph has admitted he must repay Gatland's faith for insisting the England centre tour New Zealand . It's a step in the right direction. Biggar will be desperate to make his mark given how well Owen Farrell and Johnny Sexton performed against the Crusaders .
  • Rafael Nadal Makes History at the French Open

    Rafael Nadal Makes History at the French Open

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    Rafael Nadal has won his record 10th French Open title, beating No. 3 Stan Wawrinka in straight sets. His collection of 15 Slams stands just three behind great rival Roger Federer . - The 32-year-old Wawrinka's unforced errors tally surged up to 20 during the first hour of play. Nadal continued to hold serve easily and then, getting his groundstrokes right and playing with plenty of depth, broke on Wawrinka's very next service game to take the lead 4-2.
  • Kane blames poor defence for loss to France

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    However, Didier Deschamps' thrilling, young side turned things around before the break through Samuel Umtiti and Djibril Sidibe , then made light of the controversy and confusion that followed the first use of a video assistant referee in an England match.
  • India sends Bangladesh to bat first in ICC Champions Trophy semi

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    An interesting anecdote will reveal how cricket and nationalism has been inter-linked in Bangladesh's social life and even cricketers have been voluntarily a part of it. Just like any seasoned coach would do, he played the "underdog card" time and again. The mass hysteria associated with Bangladesh's semi-final qualification is something that Hathurusingha is well aware of and that's the reason his outsider's (not being a Bangladeshi) perspective can work as a calming influence for his ...
  • India set to be unchanged for Champions Trophy semifinals

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    As good as the Asian nation were, England were woeful with the bat as they chucked their wickets away, with eight catches and two run outs seeing them fall to an unremarkable 211. I do not think anyone in the team thinks that match . The first two games may all have been about Tamim and Mushfiqur, but by the end of the group stages almost all of our players had clicked into gear.
  • LeBron James Plans To Watch WNBA and His Son This Summer

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    Shooting well was a prerequisite coming into the series for the Cavs to compete, and despite Irving playing some incredible games to end the series, and JR Smith and others starting to make shots, the Cavs needed to get hot immediately to have a shot.
  • 4000-ton rockslide blocks entrance to Yosemite National Park

    4000-ton rockslide blocks entrance to Yosemite National Park

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    These pieces then fragmented upon hitting the base of the cliff, fanning out over an area more than 1,000 feet wide, Gediman said. The rock slide also entered the Merced River. Per the press release, there is no estimate as to when El Portal Road - which is an extension of Highway 140 - will reopen. About 150 feet of road is covered in 15 to 20 feet of debris; part of the road's paved surface and retaining wall is damaged.
  • Chelsea host Burnley in EPL season opener

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    Week one gives home field advantage to the defending champions as Burnley visit Stamford Bridge . That leaves just two options - either postpone the game and play it later in the season, leaving both clubs with a fortnight between their opening two Premier League matches, or to reverse the home and away matches.
  • Orioles place Davis on 10-day DL because of strained oblique

    Orioles place Davis on 10-day DL because of strained oblique

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    He is batting.226 with 14 homers and 26 RBI. New York Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia was diagnosed with Grade 2 left hamstring strain Wednesday and could be out at least four weeks. Puig flashed the middle finger on both hands at fans sitting behind home plate at Progressive Field after hitting a home run in the second inning. BRAVES: Third baseman Adonis Garcia is expected to miss about two months after having surgery Monday to fix ligament damage in his left ring finger.
  • Bentancur o Barrios, la duda en Boca Juniors para buscar el campeonato

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    Sin embargo, se estima que ese puesto será ocupado por el colombiano Wilmar Barrios , quien recién hoy estará en La Ribera tras disputar una serie de amistosos con la Selección de Colombia. Por otra parte, Fernando Tobio no fue de la partida en el entrenamiento. Según sus propias palabras, "preferí no entrenar para estar mañana (hoy) al 100 por ciento".
  • Kevin Durant, primer anillo y MVP

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    Stephen Curry , quien tuvo una actuación discreta en el cuarto encuentro -el único que perdieron los Warriors- en esta ocasión volvió a brillar en el campo y fue el socio ideal de Durant en el ataque, al concluir con 34 puntos y 10 asistencias.
  • Gatland: I hope we didn't disappoint our critics

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    Billy Stead, from Invercargill, wrote the innovative, revolutionary "Complete Rugby Footballer" with the great Dave Gallaher in 1906 while Jimmy Duncan, from Dunedin, was the first All Blacks coach and is credited with inventing the term "five-eighth".
  • Cleveland Cavaliers fans should savor the journey

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    I've never seen anybody block his layup, and he's 6'2. Because of the spin he's got on it, and he don't have to look it. "The backstory to this is, after Game 7 last year, I told one of my close friends to save this for a year from now", Curry said .
  • LeBron James: Warriors Assembled A Great Team

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    The biggest names seem unlikely to participate in the 3-on-3 due to the chance to play on Dream Team XLVII or whatever it is, but that doesn't mean the new tournament won't be a blast. I stay out of the 1-on-1 matchups during practice, the 2-on-2 and the 3-on-3s. There's still a long way to go before Tokyo 2020 and information is still coming in regarding how the team will be selected, but as of now, it's safe to cross LeBron off this list.
  • Mayweather announces McGregor fight

    Mayweather announces McGregor fight

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    He historically failed to give Mayweather the same level of credit, but he said that's changed. The fighters will weigh in at what boxing calls super welterweight, which is at 154 lbs. McGregor signed his part of the deal last month to take on Mayweather in the big match. "Showtime is going to put on shows leading up to the fight because they have Mayweather under contract".
  • Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor confirm mega-Vegas fight

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    Mayweather is risking his prized undefeated record but McGregor's taunts, a return to the limelight and a huge payout look to have proved too tempting. " Floyd Mayweather is 40 years old, and he's always had trouble with southpaws". Mayweather Promotions will handle the undercard, which likely means boxing matches and no other UFC fights or fighters will be featured.
  • Sporting director says Roma is not a 'supermarket'

    Sporting director says Roma is not a 'supermarket'

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    A fellow fan replied directly to Salah and said: "Welcome you god #LFC". Although Salah's agent's Instagram activity is nothing to go by, it would seem as though an agreement will be made with Roma very soon and reason stands to suggest that Mohamed Salah will be a Liverpool player next season.
  • Tri arriba a Kazán para encarar la Copa Confederaciones

    Tri arriba a Kazán para encarar la Copa Confederaciones

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    Pero el duelo ante el cuadro de las barras y las estrellas no será fácil, pese a que en el partido en suelo norteamericano el Tri salió con el triunfo, pues con el regreso de Bruce Arena al banquillo, el equipo estadounidense no ha perdido, sumando dos victorias y un empate.
  • Resurgent Hasan starring for Pakistan at Champions Trophy

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    Pakistan turned the run chase into a formality. Pakistan certainly made far harder work than they ought to have done of getting to the knockout stage in a winner-takes-all clash given they held Sri Lanka to 236 all out, with pacemen Junaid Khan (three for 40) and Hasan Ali (three for 43) doing the bulk of the damage.
  • Manuel Pellegrini In Talks To Return To The Premier League

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    The club's new 61,000-seater ground is being built next to the site of their current home White Hart Lane, which is all-but demolished now. The weekend of December 9/10 sees Liverpool host Everton and City visit United in the first Manchester derby of the season.
  • Champions Trophy semifinal: India elect to field against Bangladesh

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    India are going into the match with the same team that clinched an eight-wicket win over top-ranked South Africa in the last group stage game at the Kennington Oval. So obviously they are playing really good cricket. "They have cricketers who are skilled, who are committed to play for Bangladesh and play with a lot of passion ".
  • LeBron James 'Likely' Headed To Lakers Or Clippers In 2018

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    Igouadala, who was the 2015 finals MVP , had another award worthy game as he scored 20 points on the night, 12 crucial ones in the first quarter which included a series of thunderous dunks that Lebron didn't want any part of. LeBron James has sparked speculation over his future-particularly whether he will remain with the Cleveland Cavaliers-after the team lost the NBA Finals Monday night.
  • NBA Champs Golden State Warriors Mulling Rejection of Trump White House Visit

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    Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry holds daughter, Ryan, as Patrick McCaw celebrates after the Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 in Game 5 to win the 2017 NBA Finals at Oracle Arena in Oakland. LeBron James had a stellar Finals average of 41 points 13 rebounds and eight assists, and Kyrie Irving - the Cavs' All-Star playmaker and one of the architects of last year's championship - contributed 26 points and six assists.
  • Qatar Airways says majority of network unaffected by airspace restrictions

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    With mixed signals coming from Washington, the UAE Ambassador to the US Yousef al-Otaiba called on the US to remove its base from Qatar , calling it an obstacle to the more decisive action. Iran has sent a ship with 180 tonnes of fruit and vegetable to Qatar as Doha was caught in the hardship of food supplies following a diplomatic row with its Arab neighbors, Press TV reported on Wednesday.
  • England go down to 10 men France

    England go down to 10 men France

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    England took the lead through Kane in the ninth minute, but France were in front by the break following goals from Samuel Umtiti and Djibril Sidibe . "But the intensity and concentration levels, and the physicality, needed to stay with these teams I think in all three matches we have just faded in the end of those games".
  • Royals hit 3 home runs in win

    Royals hit 3 home runs in win

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    San Francisco is wrapping up a five-game homestand during which it has lost three of the first four contests. "But there's the bonds that you build". While he went just 4-7 with a 4.76 ERA in 13 regular-season starts, he helped pitch the Royals into the postseason, where he shined on the national stage, throwing a complete-game win in Game 2 of the World Series against the New York Mets.