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The rematch didn't make it to the judges' scorecards, but there was still a hint of controversy after Andre Ward stopped Sergey Kovalev in the 8th round of their light heavyweight title fight at the Mandalay Bay in front of an announced attendance of 10,592.
  • Portugal Ignoring Cristiano Ronaldo Transfer Speculation - Pepe

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    On the other hand, Russian Federation forwards ran riot on the opening day of the competition as they defeated New Zealand in an one-sided encounter. But Raul Jimenez's third goal in his last four internationals brought Osorio's men back on level terms after the break and Peralta's victor ensured El Tri secured victory despite star striker Javier Hernandez remaining on the substitutes' bench.
  • Reds' Scooter Gennett homers 4 times, drives in 10 runs

    Reds' Scooter Gennett homers 4 times, drives in 10 runs

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    Nothing normal about his last 24 hours. Since being picked up by the Reds late in spring training, Gennett has played a utility role for Cincinnati . It kind of surprised her. Jason Heyward had three hits and two RBIs and Kris Bryant scored two runs. Last night in Cincinnati , on a calm and call evening of baseball, Scooter Gennett of the Cincinnati Reds went out and made baseball history.
  • Mexico vs. New Zealand in Confederations Cup

    Mexico vs. New Zealand in Confederations Cup

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    The North Americans drew 2 - 2 with Portugal in their first game. On the Other Hand, New Zealand Team has got Zero Point level and as sounds like their Performance were not up to the same. "We're professionals, we just think about doing our best and going as far as we can at this Confederations Cup ", said Pepe, who is out of contract at Real.
  • Pacers, Lakers in trade talks for Paul George

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    The Pacers would be wise to find some team to trade Paul George to, yet still get some talent back instead of letting him walk for nothing. The Pacers have reportedly already begun working the phones. But they will have to understand that George will likely leave after one season with them. George wishes to be home. As a result, there are plenty of rumors surrounding a Paul George trade and the latest ones are below.
  • Cleveland Cavaliers Interested In Paul George Even As A Rental

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    Another reason the Lakers should trade for him is that they can offer him a 5-year contract next year as opposed to signing him to a 4-year deal if they were to wait until George becomes a free agent. But if you're the Lakers , why take a chance? The downside to this is that it's been reported by Woj; this means other teams are well aware of his plans, and the Pacers may lack leverage in any potential trade talks to Los Angeles or otherwise.
  • 76ers trade for No. 1 overall pick in Thursday's draft

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    Fultz has future National Basketball Association superstar talent, but wouldn't fit in the team's crowded back-court. The Celtics sent that pick to the Sixers for the No. The Celtics have close to max cap space this summer to sign a star like Hayward or Blake Griffin, should they leave their respective teams. That could lend credence to rumors last week that the Celtics were intrigued by Kansas small forward Josh Jackson and possibly were ready to take him at No.
  • Record champion Nadal in French Open

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    He skipped the tournament previous year, when he was dealing with the injured left wrist that forced him to withdraw from the 2016 French Open after two matches. On his way to the title match, he has shipped just 29 games, six fewer than when he made the 2012 final and just two more than the record of 27 conceded by Bjorn Borg in his 1978 trophy season.
  • Dana White Says Loss For McGregor Against Mayweather Won't Hurt UFC

    Dana White Says Loss For McGregor Against Mayweather Won't Hurt UFC

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    Over a year and a half ago, McGregor did the impossible and knocked-out the pound-for-pound #1 fighter in the UFC , Jose Aldo , in just a matter of 13 seconds to claim the Featherweight Championship. Mayweather , who has won multiple belts as a boxer and is 49-0, has not fought since September 2015. Espinoza believes that to be the reason why this boxing contest on August 26 will top the previous record.
  • Pacers, Lakers involved in trade talks for Paul George

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    Informing the team early on that he plans to move on next summer is a classy move. After yet another season of not making it to the Western Conference Finals, the Clippers are staring down a serious makeover for an underachieving team. The Pacers could add even more depending on what they do with George. 2 overall pick in the 2015 draft, all but assures that Los Angeles will select point guard Lonzo Ball of UCLA at No.
  • Smith: 'Warrior' Thurston 'went through hell' in Origin II

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    I know we've been saying that for a couple of years about those players, but you just rattled off their ages. Thurston played most of the game with one arm and we can only hope the future Immortal can recover in time for his Origin farewell in three weeks.
  • Bummer buddies: Roomies Rickie Fowler, Justin Thomas fizzle at US Open

    Bummer buddies: Roomies Rickie Fowler, Justin Thomas fizzle at US Open

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    Koepka was the first to strike, making a birdie on the first to go to 12 under and take a share of the lead. And some of the places I went to were pretty neat. "Every putt I felt was going to go in". "It was a low point", Koepka said after Monday's win. "No regrets, I did play well". NOTES: Scottie Scheffler, who plays collegiately for the University of Texas, was the top amateur finisher at 287 for the tournament with a Sunday round of 73.
  • Portugal looks to return to winning ways

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    Following Saturday's 2-2 draw with Portugal , Mexico are up-beat and favourites to win the showdown in Sochi. "The game will be hard, we have our goals and targets and Cristiano will have his own". We played without confidence, couldn't connect two or three passes. The midfield was among the strongest components on the Mexico team with players like Andres Guardado and Jonathan Dos Santos linking up the whole game for the Aztec side.
  • Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

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    Ronaldo , who is in Russian Federation at the Confederations Cup playing for Portugal , has played in Spain for Real Madrid since 2009. Speculation is ripe that Ronaldo wants Madrid to bear some of the burden of the fine and was trying to put pressure on the club.
  • FIFA warns Mexico over rude chants at Confederations Cup

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    While there has been criticism of New Zealand's one-dimensional tactics, Smith changed his tune about their performance after watching a replay. Midfielder Marco Rojas, who had a fine game the last time these two teams met in Nashville last October, said the team has dusted themselves off after the opening game and are up for the challenge of trying to contain a world-class team.
  • FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confed Cup

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    Midfielder Marco Rojas, who had a fine game the last time these two teams met in Nashville last October, said the team has dusted themselves off after the opening game and are up for the challenge of trying to contain a world-class team. Basic Problem, that New Zealand Never Noticed before is that, they never cross checked, with GK can undergo each Game and make best defense. "We must be ready for them".
  • Take-Aways From Karen Handel's Victory Over Jon Ossoff

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    Despite having celebrated the House passage of an Obamacare repeal bill last month, Trump privately told lawmakers recently that the House proposal was "mean", and that the final product plan must be more "generous". Ossoff becomes the latest Democrat to run a widely complemented campaign in a Republican-leaning state, yet still lose. Parnell actively campaigned against Trump and his policies.
  • New York Knicks not ruling out possibility of trading Kristaps Porzingis

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    And with Jackson still trying to persuade Carmelo Anthony to accept a trade, it is the multitalented Porzingis who would seem to be the team's one certainty moving ahead. Again, players and agents around the league have taken notice. General manager David Griffin is out and the team is said to be eyeing former Detroit Pistons star Chauncey Billups in a role that may or may not be a true GM spot.
  • Confederations Cup: Portugal 2-2 Mexico

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    With the game looking like it may end deadlocked at 1-1 defender Cedric popped up in the box to fire home his first worldwide goal via a deflection. "We could have been more aggressive". The Portugal captain could not control the ball to shoot but his brilliant pass between three defenders left Quaresma free to round keeper Guillermo Ochoa and tap into the empty net.
  • Russian Federation ace Fedor Smolov doesn't want Cristiano Ronaldo's Confederations Cup Portugal shirt

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    Portugal skipper Cristiano Ronaldo refused to press the panic button after the reigning European champions conceded a last-gasp leveller to draw their opening Confederations Cup clash 2-2 with Mexico in Kazan. In the first half, a Portugal goal was ruled out for offside but it was only when the replays were shown that we saw that there was no infringement for the goal itself, but rather when the initial free kick was taken 15 minutes prior.
  • Halep, Ostapenko to battle it out for French Open title

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    During the first set of three tennis players have exchanged breaks, and at the tiebreak constantly attacked Ostapenko has played a more reliable and took the lead. Unseeded women are 4-15 in the French Open semifinal in the open era. We're getting ever closer to the title match here at the French Open in the singles draws.
  • Rafael Nadal thrashes Stan Wawrinka to secure 10th French Open title

    Rafael Nadal thrashes Stan Wawrinka to secure 10th French Open title

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    But Nadal has struggled at the All England Club in recent years, winning only five matches since 2011, with his physical difficulties taking their toll. Once Hollywood A-lister Nicole Kidman had helped unbox the Coupe des Mousquetaires to a crowd already wilting in 30-degree heat, the final was underway.
  • England 'stood up to be counted', says Southgate

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    We have got leaders in the team it is just I am wearing the armband . We come away fairly happy with it and in a good position to qualify for the World Cup . Scotland refused to give England any time on the ball in the opening exchanges with Scott Brown emphasising their willingness to fight for a result by picking up a customary booking inside three minutes for a crunching late tackle on Dele Alli.
  • Celtics, 76ers complete swap of first, third draft picks

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    But what do the Celtics get? The Bulls would likely be interested in numerous Celtics' assets including the team's No.3 pick this year, the Nets' first round pick next year, the Lakers' first round pick next year, and a few players from the team's core (Brown/Crowder/Marcus Smart/Avery Bradley).
  • Matsuyama welcomes learning curve at US Open

    Matsuyama welcomes learning curve at US Open

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    ERIN, Wis. (AP) - The list of places Brooks Koepka had to go to win golf tournaments looks like a page straight out of a travelogue. He was only two behind when he made the turn, but bogeys on the 12th and 15th holes - and no birdies until No.
  • Lonzo Ball is well known for his talents, father

    Lonzo Ball is well known for his talents, father

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    It is fair to say that LaVar Ball rubs a lot of people the wrong way because of his brash, unapologetic style. 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.
  • Cavs owner, Billups meet about front-office job

    Cavs owner, Billups meet about front-office job

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    Gilbert was upset Griffin would consider jobs elsewhere, and when the Magic and Hawks asked permission to speak with the GM, the Cavs owner denied it. But all plans were thrown asunder next following month when James announced he was leaving Miami after four seasons and returning to Cleveland .
  • 76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics, chance to draft Fultz

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    They also used a sixth-round pick (No. 214 overall) to select defensive tackle, Elijah Qualls . Fultz's rise to stardom has been rapid. The blockbuster trade between the Boston Celtics and the Philadelphia 76ers for the first pick in the NBA Draft is now official.
  • New Adidas NHL jerseys leaked, including Vegas Golden Knights gear

    New Adidas NHL jerseys leaked, including Vegas Golden Knights gear

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    Or do they draft for the future of the franchise, taking restricted free agents and young players? Some teams tweeted photos of their white road uniforms shortly after the home unveiling, while others are expected to reveal their road whites later in the week during the run-up to the National Hockey League draft on Friday.
  • Lions to be led by the 'Best' against Chiefs

    Lions to be led by the 'Best' against Chiefs

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    But Gatland has been heavily criticized by some British coaches and former players. England boss Eddie Jones, whose side on Saturday wrapped up a 2-0 series win in Argentina, said Lions call-ups should be decided on "merit rather than geography".
  • Pacers tried to start Paul George bidding war between Warriors-Cavs

    Pacers tried to start Paul George bidding war between Warriors-Cavs

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    The Cavaliers might have to go to Plan B for finding a way to dethrone Golden State if Plan A involved trading with the Indiana Pacers for Paul George . If George, 27, were to sign with the Lakers , it would mark a homecoming of sorts, as he was born in nearby Palmdale, California. During the 2016-17 campaign, when bidding teams would have won George's services for a year and a half, Pacers president Larry Bird received multiple significant offers for the four-time All-Star.
  • FIFA Confederations Cup: Hosts Russia see off New Zealand in opener

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    The game against New Zealand was largely one-way traffic but the Russians will have to accept that against Portugal , the tables will be turned. Although Mexico had more possession, Ochoa was the busier of the two goalkeepers. I said we were not the favourites, but that we were candidates to win it. On the day Ronaldo was summoned to appear before a Spanish judge on accusations of tax fraud, defender Pepe and coach Fernando Santos tried to pretend the story simply didn't exist.
  • Former Pakistani greats appreciate national side for ICC Champions Trophy victory

    Former Pakistani greats appreciate national side for ICC Champions Trophy victory

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    Pakistan celebrates at ICC Champions Trophy Final, The Kia Oval, London , June 18. "We were in the knockout stage but no one gave us a chance". "As much as we enjoy the rivalry, we do tend to realize we have so much in common, and it's a shame to fight over things and throw away this great camaraderie, and this great brother and sisterhood that we have".
  • Williamson 12th man in Trophy team

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    Even in the disputed territory of Kashmir, which has seen deadly exchanges of gunfire between Indian and Pakistani soldiers and guerrillas over the past week, thousands flooded the public streets to rejoice in Pakistan's victory. "India had enough reason to worry chasing down 338". Their confidence was dented when they suffered a thumping loss to arch-rivals and neighbours India in their opening match of the campaign and the limp performance put Pakistan's chances of reaching the semi-finals ...
  • Ronaldo painted on Russian mural that only the team can see

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    Mexico had a solid start to its Confederations Cup campaign, drawing 2-2 to Portugal in the first match day of the competition. Substitute Cedric Soares looked like being the European champions' hero with his 86th-minute deflected shot , but Moreno's header from a corner spoiled the Southampton defender's celebration of his first global goal to snatch a 2-2 draw for Mexico .
  • Seager Blasts 3 Home Runs, Dodgers Hit 5, Rout Mets 12-0

    Seager Blasts 3 Home Runs, Dodgers Hit 5, Rout Mets 12-0

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    Could Pill make the case to stay up here and earn himself another start if he pitches well on Wednesday night? "Or you can say screw it and come back tomorrow", he said. In Game 1 against the Los Angeles Dodgers , the New York Mets hit Clayton Kershaw, but couldn't do much of anything else. "No, I don't know", Kershaw said when asked if he could explain those numbers.
  • Rafael Nadal Wins French Open For The Tenth Time

    Rafael Nadal Wins French Open For The Tenth Time

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    It marked a stirring return to the top for Nadal at his preferred event and surface where over his career, he is 79-2 at Roland Garros and 102-2 in all best-of-five-set matches on clay. Rewinding the clock to the days when he was untouchable on the crushed brick dust, the 31-year-old turned 2015 champion Wawrinka into a human punchbag, winning in just over two hours.