• Kovalev Gets Shafted by Ward and the Referee Again!

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    And after wobbling Kovalev midway through the eighth round with a straight right hand, Ward finished the job with a series of powerful body shots - albeit with a suspicion of low blows. Kovalev said he believed he could've continued even as he dropped forward tiredly into the perilous position. I think that would be a very interesting fight.
  • Gatland cagey on test picks after Chiefs win

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    Gatland indicated his favoured 23 for Saturday's first Test at Eden Park by resting them for this clash, though the Lions boss hinted that England back Elliot Daly may have played his way into contention. If the All Blacks can get the little breaks going on the inside channel, that will allow them to operate in an area where they are very unsafe - the outside channel.
  • Kings turned down No 2 pick trade offer from Lakers

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    IN might balk at the idea of trading George for someone under contract through 2019-20, but it's better than the alternative: Losing their superstar for nothing. However, the one team that could play spoiler for the Lakers is the Cavaliers . The Cavaliers reportedly are confident they can convince George to stay due to their championship culture.
  • Clinical Lions tame the Chiefs

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    Good work from Tipuric in the tight as he holds up his man in the tackle, forms a maul and the Lions win possession. It was great to get the win with the boys. British and Irish Lions vs Chiefs is set to begin at 7.35pm local time, 1.05pm IST, 8.35am BST, 3.35am ET. "She was a bit of an arm wrestle early and when we got behind early we started to push things and when you do that things can get away on you", Donald said.
  • Russian Federation vs Portugal: Match preview and prediction

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    On the 21st minute there was a historic event in the history of football - the main referee Nestor Supply canceled goal Pepe , after consultation with videoassistance. Portugal and Chile both had goals disallowed for offside. "We are going into this game with a clear plan of what we want to do". "Extremely happy" FIFA president Gianni Infantino says VAR is "the future of modern football" despite a rash of criticism of the technology during Confederations Cup matches over the ...
  • Indiana Pacers are actively shopping Paul George

    Indiana Pacers are actively shopping Paul George

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    For the trade to make sense, the only assets that would make the deal viable would be a swap for Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving , who both played pivotal roles, along with LeBron James , to get their team to the NBA Finals. Do you think the Los Angeles Clippers are a legitimate landing spot for George? If Paul George leaves either now or later the Pacers will be left with nothing, but his memories.
  • Pacers' Paul George to Cavaliers or Celtics?

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    If George has made his intentions clear, IN has no chance IN convincing him to stay with the Pacers regardless of any free agent acquisitions they might make to strengthen the team. Despite George's enormous talent, a one-year rental of George means the Pacers won't get very much back. "We've got a really good friendship, I'm going to leave it at that", King James said of his closeness with George.
  • Hamilton win puts pressure on F1 drivers' leader

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    The Mercedes AMG ace will start on the front row at the Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday alongside his Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel . For Hamilton and his Mercedes teammate Valteri Bottas, it was a stress-free race. Both drivers had to retire from the race, while Grosjean had a get a new front wing, pushing him at the back. "I think coming back to that group at the end of the race", Vettel said.
  • Erin Hills gets positive reviews after US Open

    Erin Hills gets positive reviews after US Open

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    That it would happen. "I felt confident all week". Koepka's victory at Erin Hills impressed golf's aristocracy. " I learned a lot this week ". He said he would rather be out on the course fighting for the title. "I kind of wish I'd stuck with it". QUOTEWORTHY: "I didn't get him a card, so I really hope this works", -Koepka on his plans for celebrating Father's Day with his dad, Bob.
  • Phoenix Suns 'comfortable' drafting 4th, 'less likely' to trade the pick

    Phoenix Suns 'comfortable' drafting 4th, 'less likely' to trade the pick

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    Some players who have been linked to them are Kentucky's Malik Monk , North Carolina State's Dennis Smith Jr . and Frank Ntikilina, who played in France. Furthermore, their Assist leader, Point Guard D'Angelo Russell posted only 4.8 APG, placing him at #34 in the National Basketball Association . The only player that we would say, hey, we would probably not move is Brandon Ingram ...
  • Rizzo speaks with MLB, no discipline for plate collision

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    Since Hedges held onto the ball, there was no need for home plate umpire Jeff Nelson to use the rule (which is now Rule 6.01 (i) in the revised rule book) in calling Rizzo out. "What do you accomplish by hitting somebody?" Rizzo didn't think it was a dirty play, of course, saying he went "pretty much straight in". "There's nothing wrong with that and nobody can tell me differently".
  • What are Paul George's contract options if he signs with the Lakers?

    What are Paul George's contract options if he signs with the Lakers?

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    There is also the matter of the Boston Celtics , who seem prepared to offer some of their many first-round draft picks in a quest for George. The Lakers, on the other hand, would possess one of the best two-way players in the game in George and promising talent in Brandon Ingram , D'Angelo Russell and Jordan Clarkson .
  • Golovkin dismisses Mayweather vs McGregor as 'circus show'

    Golovkin dismisses Mayweather vs McGregor as 'circus show'

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    It doesn't seem as if anything will come of the Mayweather/McGregor invite, however, the idea of Conor trying out professional wrestling is something that's been talked about for a long time now. The Irishman has asked an artist called Subset to decorate one of the walls at his Dublin-based gym with a giant mural of him landing a devastating knockout blow on the boxing legend.
  • Sam Warburton returns to captain Lions against Highlanders

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    You'd have to say there is a real headache coming for Gatland in terms of the loose forward mix. "I can see it in him, he is not just happy to be here, he is another one who really wants a Test place". "And he was looking unsafe, on outside breaks and things". On paper, the home team does not seem to pose a major threat, missing at least nine players who were recently named in the All Blacks or New Zealand Maori squads.
  • Jimmy Butler Reportedly Informs Cavs He Wants To Remain With Bulls

    Jimmy Butler Reportedly Informs Cavs He Wants To Remain With Bulls

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    Looking at it, the Celtics are losing a lot. The same guy needs to muster the moxie necessary to take another one that could have a similarly lasting effect on his legacy as an executive. 3 pick to get him before the 76ers dealt the pick to the Celtics. The Cavaliers may not have enough assets to trade for Butler so a third team, who some speculate to be the Suns , could enter the conversation.
  • Pacers, Lakers have talked George trade

    Pacers, Lakers have talked George trade

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    That's not the biggest concern of the Lakers , however. This makes sense if they know they're the favorites to land George in one year. That hurts what the Pacers can ask for. From Indiana's side, there should be a question of whether either Irving or Love are enough to build a competitor around, or whether acquiring one of them amounts to kicking the can down the road a few more years.
  • George Staying With Pacers For Now

    George Staying With Pacers For Now

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    Griffin is still the point of contact when it comes to trades , but the fact that Cleveland still hasn't reached an extension with their current GM is more than concerning. The 27-year-old Butler averaged 23.9 points, 6.2 rebounds and 5.5 assists per game last season. As a result, any and all trade returns are not going to be the level that they would expect had George been under contract for the foreseeable future.
  • Germany clings on to beat Australia after keeper's blunders

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    The lively Goretzka was involved in the first goal scored by Lars Stindl , was brought down for a penalty converted by captain Julian Draxler and the scored the third himself, his first Germany goal in his xx cap. With all of his World Cup-winning stars left at home, Low warned his youthful side that their next opponents, Chile , will offer them a tough test in Kazan tomorrow.
  • Alvaro Morata's agent: "He cannot do a season like this again".

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    If Manchester United want to sign striker Alvaro Morata this summer it will cost them a whopping £78.6m, reports The Sun . This latest break comes less than 24 hours after it was heavily reported that Man United would not be renewing the contract of striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic .
  • 120-degree temperatures could disrupt flights in Phoenix

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    Its longer-range Boeing jets can't fly in temperatures exceeding 126 degrees, and its Airbus jets are stuck at 127 degrees. That maximum is set by Bombardier, the manufacturer. It's actually harder to take off in the extreme heat, because the air becomes less dense, which provides less lift for the wings. Think twice, Foster said.
  • Real President Perez Expects Ronaldo to Stay

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    Zidane will aim to strengthen his squad even further during this transfer window but will surely be concerned about the prospect of losing Cristiano Ronaldo , who no longer wants to play in Spain having been accused of tax evasion. Last week, Ronaldo was accused by a state prosecutor of four counts of tax fraud totaling 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million). Moreover, Real Madrid fans have launched a petition asking for Ronaldo's tax case to be dropped.
  • Ronaldo summoned to answer judge's questions on tax fraud

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    We have complete faith that Cristiano has always acted out of good faith because we know what he is like. "I do not want to draw conclusions". "He just wants to be the best player in the world". A two-time La Liga victor, his 285 goals in 265 league appearances mean he is second only to Barcelona's Lionel Messi in that competition. The Portugal superstar Ronaldo , who is now playing for his country at the ongoing Fifa Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, is said to be ...
  • Bachinski and Ostapenko - polufinalistov Roland Garros

    Bachinski and Ostapenko - polufinalistov Roland Garros

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    Only Bjorn Borg (1978 and 1980) and Ilie Nastase (1973) have also achieved that feat. "Even today, which I think I was very, very far from my best tennis , it was still a close two-sets match, so (to be) in a quarter-final of a (Grand) Slam, it would be silly if I am not positive about that".
  • Simona Halep vs. Jelena Ostapenko 2017 French Open Final Pick, Odds, Prediction

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    The contest between Hales and Pliskova lasted for two hours. The Latvian has never won a WTA Tour title and had never been past the second round of a Grand Slam heading into 2017. The Romanian took the breaker 8-6 and took firm control of the match. "Her life is like this: Everything very fast ", said Ostapenko's coach, former pro Anabel Medina Garrigues.
  • Cleveland Cavaliers still stinging from Game 3 loss in NBA Finals

    Cleveland Cavaliers still stinging from Game 3 loss in NBA Finals

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    LeBron James and Kyrie Irving completed breathless drives to the basket for a combined 77 points while Kevin Love battled for rebounds, out-hustling the Warriors on several occasions. LeBron James and the Cavaliers are on the brink of being swept in the NBA Finals against the Warriors . Showing off his ability to spin in shots high off the backboard, Irving scored 16 in the third quarter and the Cavs held the Warriors to 22 points in their lowest scoring output in any quarter ...
  • Francona feeling better, expected to manage Indians game

    Francona feeling better, expected to manage Indians game

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    He went two-for-four with his 10th homer of the season and the two RBIs, and is most certainly facing a fine for the gesture. Josh Fields (3-0) allowed Jose Ramirez's game-tying home run in the seventh. Kluber is the seventh pitcher in Major League Baseball history to reach the milestone in less than 150 career games, and the fastest Cleveland Indian in franchise history to accomplish the feat.
  • Sarfaraz hopeful Champions Trophy victory will rejuvenate worldwide cricket in Pakistan

    Sarfaraz hopeful Champions Trophy victory will rejuvenate worldwide cricket in Pakistan

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    In the final against India , Zaman had an early reprieve when he was caught behind off a no-ball from Jasprit Bumrah but he bounced back to notch his maiden century, laying a foundation for Pakistan's total of 338 runs. "We can be very proud of that as a unit and we leave here with our heads held high because we understand the kind of expectations and pressures we face as a team".
  • India shoot SA out to seal semis slot

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    It surely must have made South Africa go on the back foot. They lost 8 wickets for 51 runs. "It's disappointing, but credit to them", he added. Another ICC tournament, another massive disappointment. However when the chips are down, you can expect Kohli to fire. We had a similar opportunity where it was needed for someone, or, two guys to just put the pressure back on the Indian team and you run with it.
  • Samba enthusiast Ostapenko finds feet at French Open

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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. By a remarkable coincidence, she too will celebrate her birthday on Thursday when she takes on an Ostapenko who turns from teenager to 20 on the same day.
  • Fleetwood keen to build on US Open experience

    Fleetwood keen to build on US Open experience

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    Bill Jacobs recalled that when his father made plans to go to the tournament when it was awarded to Erin Hills in 2010, saying 'I hope I'm still alive when this thing is here'. "I mean, it feels fantastic to get my name on this trophy with so many other great names". "On the Sunday I did not play how I wanted to and it was windy and the conditions were tough".
  • French Open Prize Money 2017: Updated Purse Payout for Roland Garros

    French Open Prize Money 2017: Updated Purse Payout for Roland Garros

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    Nadal now holds a 16-3 edge over the 32-year-old Wawrinka in head-to-head meetings-including 6-1 on clay-and made it 10-for-10 in French Open finals. "It's hard for me to compare this to any other event". "There is nothing to say...you were too good", admitted Wawrinka . Playing in his 22nd Grand Slam final, Nadal triumphed in Paris without dropping a set for a third time.
  • Andre Ward Stops Sergey Kovalev in Eighth to Retain Light Heavyweight Titles

    Andre Ward Stops Sergey Kovalev in Eighth to Retain Light Heavyweight Titles

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    But a fading Kovalev saw his exit from the fight come quickly in Round 8 after Ward began his attack with a left hook to the belt line that could've been considered low. An eighth-round win via a controversial technical knockout took Ward to 32 wins from 32 career fights and the 33-year-old then set his sights on climbing the weight classes.
  • Ronaldo set for July court date in tax case

    Ronaldo set for July court date in tax case

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    The Portuguese worldwide is now in Russian Federation competing for the European champions in the Confederations Cup . According to Sky sources , Ronaldo feels he has been singled out for disproportionate treatment after prosecutors accused him of defrauding the authorities of £12.8m.
  • These old men are back! Borg tips Federer, Nadal for Wimbledon

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    Nadal , 31, announced on Tuesday that after consulting with his team and doctors, he will be missing the Queen's grass event next week, one of the two main warm-ups before Wimbledon . Nadal was unable to convert four break points in the fourth game. The fact that Federer chose to give the French Open and the entire clay court season a miss this year shows that he is fully aware of his age-imposed limitations.
  • Koepka's trip around the world leads to major title at home

    Koepka's trip around the world leads to major title at home

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    Koepka followed his first career title at the Challenge de Catalunya with victories at Italy's Montecchia Open , the Challenge de España and the Scottish Hydro Challenge. "I felt like I put myself in contention so many times and I don't want to say got unlucky, I felt like I just never fully came together. And I built a lot of confidence off that", he said with the gleaming silver US Open trophy by his side.
  • Perez mum on rumors Ronaldo wants to leave Real

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    Dollars) by hiding his image rights income between 2011 and 2014. "As no other candidature was put forward to the board ... it is proclaimed that Mr Florentino Pérez Rodríguez is president of Real Madrid ", the club said in a statement.
  • Watch Rafa Win 2017 French Open Over Stan Wawrinka

    Watch Rafa Win 2017 French Open Over Stan Wawrinka

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    He defeated the Swiss tennis ace 6-2, 6-3 and 6-1. He joins Sampras and Ken Rosewall as the only players to win Grand Slam titles in their teens, 20s and 30s. For the second time in a row, the most important match at the most important clay-court tournament was being contested without him. Wawrinka held his first two service games but promptly ended the set on a four-game losing streak starting at 2-2.
  • Scoring Specialist Hector Moreno Rescues Mexico In 2-2 Draw With Portugal

    Scoring Specialist Hector Moreno Rescues Mexico In 2-2 Draw With Portugal

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    Given that Gelson Martins and new Milan signing Andre Silva only came on as subs against Mexico , and Bernardo Silva didn't play at all, Santos has plenty of scope to freshen up his side if needed. Some sloppy passing play was as exciting as things got in the opening period, before the game was lit up following a Cristiano Ronaldo free-kick.