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This was Pakistan's largest margin of victory, by runs, in 129 ODIs against India , surpassing their 159-run success at Delhi in 2005. Goliath looked invincible and David slayed Goliath easily with one stroke in the end. The previous best was 92 sixes in 2009 Champions Trophy. Zaman and Azhar were ready to use their feet and with no turn on offer whipped them on all parts of the ground easily.
  • Fleetwood, Harman trade birdies at 15 at US Open

    Fleetwood, Harman trade birdies at 15 at US Open

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    Open record; one of the men who did that was Johnny Miller , who famously shot a final-round 63 to win the 1973 edition at Oakmont. Not at Erin Hills , which has been left defenseless this week by soft winds and even softer conditions.
  • Ronaldo set to leave Real Madrid

    Ronaldo set to leave Real Madrid

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    Ronaldo's management company Gestifute insisted on Thursday the company, Tollin, established during his time with Manchester United - from whom he moved to Real Madrid in 2009 - has acted in accordance with British and Spanish tax laws.
  • Day 3 at the US Open: How locals fared Saturday

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    Unprecedented achievement had been sealed courtesy of a Thomas 63. Plus, if it was such an easy course , the top three players in the world wouldn't have missed the cut. His first taste of the spotlight was at last year's Ryder Cup where he went 3-1 and had a 5&4 singles win over Danny Willett that was the biggest of the day.
  • Pakistan thrash India to win Champions Trophy final

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    Pakistan opener Fakhar Zaman's century 114 off 106 helped his side put a huge total on the scoreboard. He was out next ball trying to flick a ball that was back of length and on the off-stump. They played the ball according to its merit and made full use of the conditions despite losing the toss. "We played some really good cricket but we're not going to take anything for granted for sure".
  • India take on Pakistan in final of ICC Champions Trophy

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    Fakhar Zaman's maiden one-day global hundred laid the foundations for Pakistan's formidable total of 338-4. They were eventually dismissed for 158, with 19.3 overs to spare. The match, in truth, was lost from the time India asked Pakistan to bat on a warm afternoon, under clear skies and on a flat surface. "Congratulations to Team Pakistan on their great performance in winning #CT17 And how wonderful to watch Fakhar's raw talent in action", Pakistan cricket great Imran Khan ...
  • Last group tees off at US Open at Erin Hills

    Last group tees off at US Open at Erin Hills

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    The 2014 U.S. Open runner-up closed strong with three consecutive birdies from Nos. The challenge today for the leaders will be dealing with the enormity of winning the US Open . He's hit a total of three bogeys through 54 holes and has gotten some help through sheer luck along the way. Thomas opened his round with two birdies before dropping a shot on the fourth.
  • Waqar dubs Morgan's pitch criticism as 'lame excuse'

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    The 27-year-old Zaman was the more destructive of the two, bringing up his second consecutive fifty off 49 balls, laced with six boundaries and a six off a bouncer from pacer Mark Wood in the very first over of the innings. However, the skipper did give credit to Pakistani bowlers for restricting England's batsmen from scoring big runs. "All credit to Pakistan today, they were too good for us", Bayliss said.
  • French Open Day 10: Ostapenko, Bacsinszky set up battle of the birthdays

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    Even though she is unseeded, Ostapenko's 4-6 6-2 6-2 victory could hardly be classified an upset as the 19-year-old Latvian has now beaten the Dane three times on clay since April, striking a combined 148 winners in the process. Mladenovic appeared to deal better with the initial delay. Prior to this season, she had played six Grand Slam main draws and lost in the first or second round in all of them.
  • Last group tees off at US Open

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    The bogey there put him at 2 over, and on the par-5 14th, he overcooked a chip shot up the steep hill, which led to another three-putt and another bogey. It saddens me terribly knowing you'll never make another one. He might need one at this rate. Rolling hills, gorgeous views - those are among the things you notice at Wisconsin's Erin Hills Golf Course.
  • Golden state led 3:0 in the NBA Finals

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    Now Cleveland , which previous year became the first team to recover from a 3-1 Finals deficit, faces historically long odds again. The Cavaliers couldn't get far enough ahead in the fourth, leading by no more than seven, and the Warriors kept chipping away before Durant's three-pointer.
  • Debuta el Tri ante el Portugal en la Copa Confederaciones 2017

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    El Tri se vio abajo en el marcador al minuto con gol de Ricardo Quaresma a los 34 minutos, pase de Cristiano Ronaldo , después de una grave falla de Carlos Salcedo. México volvió a acabar con las esperanzas de Portugal . Los dos escogidos comparten conjunto con Rusia y N. Zelanda, y desearán sumar los 3 puntos para no perderle pisada al local, que venció 2-0 a los neozelandeses en el partido inaugural de la Copa.
  • Thomas makes history in US Open third round

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    He may not have the length off the tee the younger generation possesses, but that hasn't stopped the 50-year-old from competing on even terms with the long hitters, many of whom are half his age. He got that up-and-down for a bogey and a 68. It was the third birdie Thomas had registered in the opening five holes and allowed him to return to three-under for the round following a bogey on the fourth.
  • Portugal goal against Mexico annulled after video review

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    The defender , who will leave Real Madrid this summer after a decade at the Bernabéu , appeared to be offside . The Portuguese sports daily A Bola published a front-page story Friday saying that Ronaldo was upset with the accusations made against him and that his decision was "irreversible".
  • Zidane pleads with Ronaldo to stay at Real

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    Spanish tax authorities claim the Portugal global owes 14.7million euros in tax but he has denied any wrongdoing. "My conscience is quite clear", the superstar was reported by The Washington Post as saying. But Real Madrid , the two-time defending European champion, won't allow Ronaldo to dictate terms of his potential exit. Real Madrid is ready at any time to release the Portuguese, but, naturally, not for nothing.
  • Hector Moreno, Mexico Snatch Late Draw vs. Portugal at 2017 Confederations Cup

    Hector Moreno, Mexico Snatch Late Draw vs. Portugal at 2017 Confederations Cup

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    Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo plays with the ball during a training session at Kazan Arena in Kazan , Russia , on Saturday, June 17, 2017. Portugal have had a strong showing in World Cup qualification so far, taking 15 points in six group matches and putting themselves in a strong position to qualify for the tournament next summer in Russian Federation.
  • Justin Thomas Shoots US Open Record, Brian Harman Leads By One

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    Open. There were five players in double digits Saturday at Erin Hills. This isn't like most Opens. "I feel comfortable [going into the final day]. Li found the rough with his tee shot on 18 and hacked it out with an 8-iron, but his ball settled into a deep divot on the fairway, before his third shot bounded through the green into more nasty grass, from where he took six more shots to hole out for a 10-over 82 at Erin Hills.
  • Mayweather, Mcgregor Agree To August Super Fight

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    On August 26th, the Notorious #Conor McGregor will fight Floyd Mayweather in #Las Vegas. On Mayweather agreeing to the fight: "I always say this about Conor, and now you can say it about Floyd , too". Sly , who is often ring side at the biggest fights , is a minority owner of the UFC , and he's rooting for the Irishman. Boxing purists have expressed concern that the fight will overall dilute the quality of boxing and, while being good for boxing short term, will long term be ...
  • Johnny Miller questions the merits of Justin Thomas' US Open record

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    He didn't make a birdie the rest of the way and had to settle for a 70. They are volunteers who take care of their own courses. Despite winds gusting up to 25mph which forced tournament officials to change the pin position on the par-three 13th, Spieth showed what was still possible with a closing 69.
  • Pens look for answers as series is now tied

    Pens look for answers as series is now tied

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    The series is tied 2-2. Gaudreau, a 24-year-old rookie, only has a chair in the locker room, but he now is the second player in National Hockey League history to score his first three career goals in a Stanley Cup Final , joining Johnny Harms with the 1944 Blackhawks.
  • The US Open: 5 Things to Watch on Sunday

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    All statistics via the U.S. Open's official website . But the third-round leader at the U.S. Open? And then he made birdie on the next hole. "I've got plenty of thoughts in my head". His fairways hit and greens in regulation stats have been great for what is always a hard test at the Open. Fowler likes his chances of breaking his major duck on Sunday.
  • Russia defeat New Zealand 2-0 in Confed Cup opener

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    Coach Fernando Santos and some of Ronaldo's teammates are confident the star forward won't be affected by the buzz created by a report that said he wants to leave the Spanish club because of allegations that he defrauded the country's tax authorities.
  • Spieth stabilizes in final round at US Open

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    Open on Sunday afternoon, they'll come up with more reasons as to why he can't get it done at the end of the day. Felt like I had a good feel for the speed of the greens today, hit a lot of good lag putts. He kept it in the short grass, the secret to Erin Hills that wouldn't appear to be that hard with some of the widest fairways for this major. The 18th hole at Erin Hills has a special flag for the final round of the U.S.
  • England ODI team not 'finished article' yet, says Root

    England ODI team not 'finished article' yet, says Root

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    Pakistan , as they had when defeating England in an ODI at Cardiff past year, received plenty of crowd support. Although Pakistan showed a clinical performance against England , they struggled against Sri Lanka during their three-wicket victory.
  • Pakistan demolish India to win maiden Champions Trophy title

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    Pakistan produced a story for the ages as they defied all pre-tournament predictions and thrashed their much-fancied rivals, India , to win the Champions Trophy . Spinner Shadab Khan snared Yuvraj Singh lbw for 22 and Dhoni, India's former captain who has saved the team on many occasions, pulled Hasan Ali to Imad Wasim at deep square leg to depart for four.
  • Root rues 'golden chance' that got away

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    Barney Ronay of The Guardian says it was a return to the bad old days: "For all the talk of adrenal new eras and white-hot modernity it was the old uncertainty batting first against nagging bowling on a grippy pitch that derailed England's campaign against a Pakistan team who produced a wonderful all-round performance".
  • Pakistan thrash arch-rivals India to win ICC Champions Trophy

    Pakistan thrash arch-rivals India to win ICC Champions Trophy

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    Once he steps onto the field wearing the blue India jersey, there's nothing called social media but expectation of a billion people does create a pressure. Although he didn't get a bunch of wickets against South Africa, Ashwin was instrumental in choking the Proteas with his tight lines and variations of speed.
  • CT FINAL: Pakistan is champion

    CT FINAL: Pakistan is champion

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    After India had won the toss, Fakhar, on three, was caught by wicketkeeper Mahehdra Singh Dhoni off a Jasprit Bumrah no-ball and the 27-year-old left-hander took full advantage to make his first global century. # Hardik Pandya struck 6 sixes during this innings; the most by any batsman in a single knock during tournament. Yuvraj Singh remained the second top scorer for the former champions with his 22.
  • Manchester United plotting Ronaldo return

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    Bayern Munich have reportedly made a bid of €100 million for Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo according to Gazzetta dello Sport. The same report claimed that while Real Madrid issued a statement that declared the player's innocence, Ronaldo got the feeling the Madrid management is not fully supportive.
  • Sublime Fakhar leads Pakistan to 338-4 in final

    Sublime Fakhar leads Pakistan to 338-4 in final

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    It just can't bigger than this. Only once in Trophy history has a team batting first won the final; India in 2013. "We knew we prepared well, we knew we were better than that, to dust ourselves off and come back has been a remarkable achievement, just so proud of everybody".
  • Birdies, bogeys and the eagle in Justin Thomas' 63

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    Harman , who is playing his first major since missing the cut in all four in 2015, fired six birdies and one bogey in a 67 to claim pole position in his bid to become the first left-handed victor of the US Open. But the record-setting performance has him on the verge of his first major championship if he is able to build off the momentum he established in Saturday's third round.
  • Kovalev calls for third Ward bout after controversial stoppage

    Kovalev calls for third Ward bout after controversial stoppage

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    Kovalev had won the early rounds before Ward came back as Kovalev began tiring. 'How much more hurt was he than Ward in round two last fight . In his post-fight interview, Kovalev questioned the intervention of Weeks and suggested that he had received an illegal punch. Whether the shot was launched before or after the bell rang was a matter of some debate - but it was the Miami resident's bout...at least for the time being.
  • Thomas Makes History, Harman Leads Open

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    He just didn't know how much history. Brian Harman of Sea Island, Ga. tips his hat to the crowd after finishing the third round of the US open golf tournament at Erin Hills in the town of Erin. Open on a high note. A NY production of Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar" with a Trump-like character who is assassinated added a boisterous new scene this weekend: A 24-year-old activist stormed the stage, yelling, "Do you want Trump to be assassinated?".
  • 58 feared dead from fire in London tower block

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    Many residents were trapped, forcing some on higher floors to jump to their deaths rather than face the flames or throw their children to bystanders below. "Because of people saving money, people are dying", one man told Leadsom. His apartment remained entirely untouched by the flames. These buildings are believed to not have sprinklers or fire escapes and could spark another disaster like Grenfell Tower.
  • India wins toss, bowls first in Champions Trophy final

    India wins toss, bowls first in Champions Trophy final

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    With his bat tucked under his arm, Fakhar begins the long walk back to the pavilion as the Indians celebrate grabbing their first wicket with only four Pakistan runs on the board. Pakistan fumbled but then Sri Lanka fumbled even more as they dropped catches and Pakistan scraped their way towards victory playing "ugly" cricket with captain Sarfraz Ahmed scoring half-century and Mohammed Amir scoring unbeaten 22.
  • Fans cheer ahead of Ind vs Pak Champions Trophy final

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    The new ball of pairing of Bhuvneshwar and Jasprit will be key to India as they need to dismiss in form Pakistan openers Fakhar Zaman and Azhar Ali, and get into the middle order early, who has not delivered much. 'You can't think of those things when you step on to the field, ' said Kohli. Will it be the team of their opening group match at Edgbaston on June 4, a 124-run thrashing by arch-rivals India , where their inept bowling and batting were outdone only by woeful fielding in what ...
  • India wins toss, elect to field in Champions Trophy final

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    Arthur said the focus now shifts to 2019 World Cup. The last time they met in a summit clash was 10 years back, when India clinched the World T20 title, in a thriller at Johannesburg. Hardik Pandya hit a go-for-broke 76 off 43 balls, including six sixes, but his career-best slog was stopped when he was run out by teammate Ravindra Jadeja .
  • Russia 2-0 New Zealand: Hosts win Confederations Cup opener

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    Being the hosts, Russian Federation has gained a privilege to kick off the first game. Russian Federation can debut at the Confederations Cup with a victory over New Zealand in St. Against higher-calibre opposition, their lack of depth and experience is likely to have told, but this was a good day for Russian Federation and one they can build upon.