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I always say to young back-rowers, that if you want to become a top back-row player, you've got to be a specialist at something. Confidence restored after claiming a big Kiwi scalp, Warren Gatland says fine-tuning the British and Irish Lions' attack is next on the to-do list.
  • Pérez: Ronaldo will stay at Real Madrid

    Pérez: Ronaldo will stay at Real Madrid

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    A four-time Ballon d'Or victor, the 32-year-old Ronaldo is the top European soccer player. Last week, a Spanish state prosecutor accused Ronaldo of defrauding Spain's tax office of 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million) in unpaid taxes.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo Tells Zinedine Zidane He Is Being 'Treated Like a Criminal'

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    That would put them in a strong position for the deal since Ronaldo wants to leave Madrid , and this might help to reduce the price. A return to Manchester United would keep him in his No. Real Madrid would also likely make a major investment in a replacement for Ronaldo . Michael Ballack expects Cristiano Ronaldo to remain at Real Madrid amid rumours linking the Portuguese superstar with a shock exit.
  • Four-way tie at US Open as big guns crash out

    Four-way tie at US Open as big guns crash out

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    Fleetwood was poised to take the lead until his pitch to the 18th wasn't strong enough and his next shot went beyond the flag and down the slope some 70 feet away. Sixty-eight players made the cut, with former champion Webb Simpson , former Masters and British Open victor Zach Johnson and former PGA champion Keegan Bradley all making it on the number.
  • Trump not under investigation in Russian Federation probe: Lawyer

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    On the other hand, he can tap the vast information-gathering capabilities of the White House and administration. President Trump's son-in-law, a key member of his inner circle, has been in touch with respected criminal lawyers as an investigation over links with Russian Federation looms, it has been reported .
  • Real Madrid president: Cristiano Ronaldo's situation 'all very odd

    Real Madrid president: Cristiano Ronaldo's situation 'all very odd

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    Prosecutors in Madrid have filed a complaint in which they accused Ronaldo of a "voluntary" and "conscious" breach of his tax obligations, amounting to a figure of €14.7million. A move back to Old Trafford would certainly go down well with the fans, however, at a reported record-breaking £131m, it would be a huge call for the powers that be at the club.
  • Ronaldo : No other club offer for player: Real boss

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    In quotes carried on Marca's website, Perez said: "I have not spoken to him". PSG do not want to blow all their money on Ronaldo , but will generate funds on top of their budget through sales - seven players are up for sale - so may have even more to spend.
  • Andre Ward beats Sergey Kovalev in Las Vegas rematch

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    The 2004 Olympic Gold medallist [Andre S.O.G Ward ] has improved his tally to 32-0 [16 KO's] whiles Sergey "The Krusher" Kovalev fell to 30-2-1 [26 KO's] with his two defeats coming from the fist of Ward . There were two questionable blows around the belt line that Kovalev felt were below the belt and he protested. Kovalev said he believed he could've continued even as he dropped forward tiredly into the perilous position.
  • Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers swap National Basketball Association draft picks

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    Odds are against, but Colorado guard Derrick White and Villanova forward Josh Hart (Sidwell Friends) could hear their names called among the top 30 picks. " But we're not afraid of that ". By trading away the chance to draft Fultz, the Celtics have shown that Thomas is their point guard of the future. "According to a high-level front-office source, the reason the Sixers "only" paid a price of two first-round picks is because both teams see little separation between no.
  • Perez mum on rumors Ronaldo wants to leave Madrid

    Perez mum on rumors Ronaldo wants to leave Madrid

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    After following this story over the weekend, the burning questions mercilessly remain. The Los Blancos forward has sensationally claimed he will leave the club after they supposedly failed to give him support in his tax evasion case where he is alleged to have defrauded £13m from Spanish authorities.
  • Brooks Koepka caps a record week with title

    Brooks Koepka caps a record week with title

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    That sits as one of the ultimate perks with Davis, who time and time again said he loves seeing the ground game of links golf incorporated in a national open. Would Erin Hills' new-age length and radioactive fescue rough provide enough of a challenge for the golfers in the 117th U.S. Open? He shot 5-under par and made only one bogey to finish at 16-under 272.
  • Perez to remain as Real Madrid president until 2021

    Perez to remain as Real Madrid president until 2021

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    Spanish prosecutors have filed a lawsuit against the player accusing him of defrauding tax authorities of 14.7 million euros ($16.39 million) by hiding his image rights income between 2011 and 2014. Current president Florentino Perez , who will continue in the role at Real, will speak about Ronaldo tonight. He did say Ronaldo is under contract, but everyone knows that.
  • LeBron James says he's not worn out guarding Kevin Durant

    LeBron James says he's not worn out guarding Kevin Durant

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    Cleveland is shooting 29.8% on three-point shots compared to Golden State's 42.2%, a stat that has helped lead the Cavaliers into this 0-3 series hole. "We missed shots and they made some". James was splendid in the first half, scoring 27 points in a variety of ways - 3-pointers and on power drives to the basket.
  • Celtics trade the top draft pick to Philadelphia

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    But Ainge doesn't believe that will happen, or he wouldn't have made the trade. "The player chosen may end up being a franchise-level player". Boston , with leading scorer Isaiah Thomas already manning the point guard position, were equally thrilled to drop down two spots and receive what they expect to be a high first-round pick in either 2018 or 2019.
  • Pakistan leapfrogs to sixth place in ICC ODI rankings

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    Pakistan had entered the tournament ranked eighth on the ICC ODI Team Rankings, but courtesy its victories against higher-ranked sides, finished in sixth place, which means it now looks well set to qualify automatically for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019.
  • Kohli wishes Indian hockey team ahead of Pakistan HWL clash

    Kohli wishes Indian hockey team ahead of Pakistan HWL clash

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    Pakistan has moved to sixth position in the latest ICC ODI Team Rankings following their maiden Champions Trophy title win post their 180-run victory over India in the final at the Kennington Oval on Sunday. "We just had to keep believing ... they kept on believing, trusting their roles (and) trusting the gameplan that "Saffy" (Sarfraz) and I had set up".
  • Kohli wishes Indian hockey team ahead of Pakistan HWL clash

    Kohli wishes Indian hockey team ahead of Pakistan HWL clash

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    Pakistan has moved to sixth position in the latest ICC ODI Team Rankings following their maiden Champions Trophy title win post their 180-run victory over India in the final at the Kennington Oval on Sunday. "We just had to keep believing ... they kept on believing, trusting their roles (and) trusting the gameplan that "Saffy" (Sarfraz) and I had set up".
  • Floyd Mayweather Opens as Heavy Betting Favorite Over Conor McGregor

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    Conor McGregor has been active, you know what I'm saying? "It's going to be a tremendous event". 'Oh, he's got a puncher's chance.' Guys like Maidana, Pacquiao, Canelo - they were better punchers than McGregor and better fighters. Whatever the outcome of the fight , both McGregor and Mayweather will walk away with a significant boost to their net worth. If enough time has passed to make people forget that they shelled out almost $100 for a total dud back then, another spectacularly ...
  • Ronaldo helps Real Madrid retain title

    Ronaldo helps Real Madrid retain title

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    Real Madrid were labelled "insatiable" and "masters of the universe" by an adoring Spanish press on Sunday after writing more Champions League history by thrashing Juventus 4-1 to win the trophy for the 12th time. "This is the best season so far but hopefully I can have better seasons because I don't want to stop". "I've worked double sessions for three, four weeks to get myself ready for this and recover from the surgery".
  • Farrell kicks Lions to win over Crusaders in New Zealand tour match

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    Confirming that he is still assessing his options with who stands out among the defensive line, Farrell has laid out the challenge to do the job that he did for England at the 2007 Rugby World Cup and that Wales centre Jamie Roberts has often done for Warren Gatland sides in leading the defensive effort when the opposition have the ball.
  • Winds of change as Koepka wins US Open

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    Justin Thomas was unable to sustain momentum after carding a 9-under 63 Saturday, the best round in relation to par at a U.S. Open . ERIN, Wis . - Until Sunday, Brooks Koepka regarded himself as a golf underachiever. 8, but quickly fell back into a tie with Harman. But on 15, which was the toughest-playing hole on the course Sunday, he put his approach about 10 feet away for a birdie attempt.
  • Koepka's world trek leads to major title at home

    Koepka's world trek leads to major title at home

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    Open? At some point within the next 20 years, the U.S. Open should return to Erin Hills . With strong winds buffeting the 7,721-yard layout at Erin Hills earlier in the day, Mother Nature had appeared poised to bite back after three days of benign conditions which led to a feast of low-scoring.
  • Pakistan send India packing by 180 runs

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    The opening pair broke two records ─ one for the best score posted by Pakistani openers against India in an ICC tournament (86 runs), and the second for the best partnership against India in an ICC tournament when 100 came up for Pakistan in the 18th over.
  • Andy Murray into semi-finals after taming Kei Nishikori

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    There was so many long rallies, second and third sets. I have positive feelings and am playing well. "And on clay I (have) never won against her, so it was a really good match". When I come on the court, I just know that I can do it. "He's still fighting, trying to find the right way to find his tennis". "Hopefully [it will be] soon, because he's a great champion".
  • Kohli's Special Message For Hockey Team Ahead Of Pak Game

    Kohli's Special Message For Hockey Team Ahead Of Pak Game

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    They were up against arch-rivals and outright favourites India at the Oval in the all-important match. Canada claimed a superb 6-0 win over Pakistan on day two of the men's Hockey World League (HWL) semi-final in London . Two overs into the match, opener Sharma succumbed to a LBW, whereas skipper and heavy-hitter Kohli was caught out by Shadab Khan, and Dhawan was caught out by Sarfaraz Ahmed .
  • Pakistan skipper Sarfraz thrilled with emphatic turnaround

    Pakistan skipper Sarfraz thrilled with emphatic turnaround

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    After losing the first game we were nowhere", said batsman Mohammad Hafeez who recorded 57 not out after India won the toss and inserted their rivals. "That was an aberration". Pakistan made sure it did not turn out to be a costly mistake, though, as Amir dismissed him with the next ball. In an early tweet, he said: "All the players of Indian team should be banned by govt from playing cricket coz they have sold themselves n pride of India".
  • Belmont Stakes contender Epicharis still off track

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    This is his third Belmont Stakes victory; he also won with Rags to Riches in 2007 and Palace Malice in 2013. Tapwrit was never worse than fourth as Ortiz kept pacesetting Irish War Cry in his sights. The winners of the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes , respectively, weren't in the field as they chose to ready for the summer season rather than run the third leg of the Triple Crown .
  • Kiwis beat Oracle in America's Cup opener in Bermuda

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    Team USA bounced back from an 8-1 deficit in 2013 against the Kiwis to win 9-8 in the sport's most captivating episode yet. The penalty handed the initiative to Emirates Team New Zealand, and Peter Burling took full advantage, sailing well clear of his rival Spithill, holding a 32 second lead by the turn at the second gate.
  • Ostapenko claims French Open title

    Ostapenko claims French Open title

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    Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko stunned third seed Simona Halep 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 on Saturday to win her maiden Grand Slam title and become the lowest-ranked champion in French Open history. It's fantastic to play here. Serving to stay in the set at 5-4 down, Ostapenko stopped her service motion at 30-30 when a spectator shouted out from the stands.
  • Butterbean Doesn't See An Athletic Commission Allowing The McGregor vs

    Butterbean Doesn't See An Athletic Commission Allowing The McGregor vs

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    But now it's confirmed, I'm really looking forward to the build-up - the fight itself will be a whitewash from Floyd . It would be an embarrassment for MMA . The fight will be shown live on Showtime boxing and is set to bring in a number of casual fans to the fight game. "I don't think anyone is bummed about this deal".
  • Jerome Kaino defends All Blacks 'blocking' tactics: 'Every team is doing it'

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    Gatland revealed he has raised the issue with officials and will continue to seek clarification, meeting the referee for the First Test, Jaco Peyper of South Africa, on the eve of Saturday's game. That is normally a sign of a man that is a little bit anxious", Gatland said. "If you listen to the ref mic, they were talking about it constantly through the ( Maori ) game".
  • Penguins hoping home ice remains huge factor

    Penguins hoping home ice remains huge factor

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    The Nashville Predators took down the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 4 on Monday night by a final of 4-1, and the win simultaneously made the Stanley Cup Final series a 2-2 tie, and made the entire city of Nashville lose its mind. Rinne insisted his confidence isn't shaken though he was disappointed with Thursday's result. But it was Rinne who was the difference maker throughout a game that could have gone either way if not for a big save at the right time.
  • Ronaldo strikes twice as Real retain Champions League title

    Ronaldo strikes twice as Real retain Champions League title

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    We can say that it is a historic day for everyone at Real Madrid , for me, for the players, for our families... Max Allegri insists that Juventus are not at the end of an era with the current squad and the loss to Real Madrid is "motivation to reach the Final again and hopefully win".
  • Four Tied For Lead at US Open

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    But Casey rebounded with five straight birdies at Nos. Paul Casey has a share of the lead heading into the third round. There no longer is a 10-shot rule that would allow anyone within 10 shots of the lead to make the cut. Overnight leader Rickie Fowler looked set to retain his place at the top of the leaderboard but broke his 28-hole streak without dropping a shot with three bogeys in as many holes to derail his campaign.
  • Philly Gets No. 1 Pick From Celtics, Chance To Draft Fultz

    Philly Gets No. 1 Pick From Celtics, Chance To Draft Fultz

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    This news comes after a report on Friday by ESPN that the Celtics and 76ers were negotiating for a trade that involved the Celtics' No. 1 overall pick in Thursday's NBA Draft that will be held in New York City at the Barclays Center. There's no doubt that Jackson has impressed them - and many other teams - in his workouts and interviews, but it will be a shock if they take him over Ball.