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Just as in Canada a fortnight previously, Hamilton made it count when it mattered the most to finish almost half-a-second clear of his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas in qualifying, with Vettel a distant fourth. Hamilton was fifth in the opening session and could manage only 10th later in the day as Red Bull's Max Verstappen topped the order while Vettel finished fifth.
  • India arrests villagers for cheering Pakistan cricketers in Champions Trophy

    India arrests villagers for cheering Pakistan cricketers in Champions Trophy

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    Sarfraz was named as skipper for his inspirational leadership which included a match-clinching 61 not out during a three-wicket win over Sri Lanka in a virtual quarter-final. Back then, Australian captain Ian Chappell put Lloyd's men in before failing to achieve the 292-run target in a 60-over game. This victory is massive for the country.
  • Phil Jackson has revealed a troublesome pattern

    Phil Jackson has revealed a troublesome pattern

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    He regarded it as an act of insubordination. But from Jackson's perspective, past 70 last summer, with this likely to be his last job, it was understandable. Some unfortunate fans were probably scratching their heads and pulling their hair out during draft night, wondering what on earth their team's bosses were thinking.
  • Read: All Blacks expecting 'massive challenge'

    Read: All Blacks expecting 'massive challenge'

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    And when Barrett completed his penalty hat-trick and Ioane claimed his second try , there was no way back for the Lions as the wait for a Test victory over the All Blacks - they last achieved one 24 years ago - goes on. Soon after, Barrett drew first blood with a straightforward penalty for offside. New Zealand continued on attack with the help of Lions' handling errors and their growing superiority at breakdowns which they cleared out forcefully.
  • Read fit for opening Test

    Read fit for opening Test

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    The players who are new to the tour are in for a shock when they try to wander around the Viaduct, harbourside, in Auckland tomorrow as they will not be prepared for the influx of Lions supporters that will have arrived this week. The tourists will have to work out a way of combating New Zealand's physicality, yet they should not be disheartened as they look to regroup on arriving in Wellington on Sunday, where they face the Hurricanes next Tuesday and then New Zealand four days later.
  • Formula One: Hamilton pips Bottas to pole in Azerbaijan

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    The British driver's 66th pole moves him one ahead of Formula One great Ayrton Senna and just two behind Michael Schumacher's all-time record of 68. But unlike Monaco, where he struggled to hook up a clean lap for the majority of the weekend and qualified 13th, Hamilton believes pole position is still possible on Saturday.
  • Butler trade jolts first round

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    Sacramento was the only team with two lottery picks. That young core of talent is expected to provide a base to rebuild the team and if Fultz , Simmons and Embiid can stay healthy they could evolve into a solid big three. "He may be 6'8" (undersized 4 in the pros), but he's massive, a threat from both inside and outside, and a fantastic rebounder. "To think that you're going to go into a season with a 19-year-old, a 20-year-old and Joel Embiid , as much as we love him and see how ...
  • Lakers Choose Lonzo Ball With Second Pick in 2017 NBA Draft

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    Though most of the attention was focused on Ball on Friday at his introductory news conference at the Lakers' practice facility, the team remains busy with another component that could determine their postseason fortunes. "I needed somebody that also can make the other players better and also (somebody) that players want to play with". The pace of activity wasn't lost on Pelinka, who described the front-office atmosphere as "renewed energy".
  • Golden Knights Roster Ready To Select Players

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    The Bruins are most likely to lose one of two defensemen - Adam McQuaid and Colin Miller. That benefits the Golden Knights because it maintained a deeper pool of talent available. "We've had a lot of discussions with free agents, we've had a lot of agents call, healthy discussions, and at this point, I don't know what direction things will go with respect to free agents", he said .
  • Lewis Hamilton preparing for tough weekend in Baku

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    Neither did, with Vettel half a second slower than Verstappen, and Hamilton one second off the pace. Four-time champion Vettel left Canada unhappy at his own result despite a stirring drive through the field to finish fourth after a first-lap collision required a pit-stop.
  • Magic Johnson on Russell: 'what I needed was a leader'

    Magic Johnson on Russell: 'what I needed was a leader'

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    If Pelinka and Johnson have to surrender players to IN, they may gut their team enough to make the roster look less attractive for the other star player. The crowd hovered around LaVar Ball , reporters and cameramen eager to document what Lonzo Ball's outspoken father might say next. "Watch out", Johnson said.
  • Sixers take Fultz with top pick of youthful Draft

    Sixers take Fultz with top pick of youthful Draft

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    It's the fourth time in franchise history that the team has had the overall No. 1 pick. Can a trade be considered a blockbuster if it also appears to be a fleecing right out of the chute? Jimmy Butler is easily a top 15 player in the National Basketball Association and one of the league's top two-way talents.
  • Markelle Fultz Excited To Head To The (Insert Team Name)

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    It is not just words. A lot of people have been saying that the Bulls got robbed in this trade and that they should have kept their 16th pick or attempted to grab Andrew Wiggins . As expected, one-and-doners Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball led the way. Fultz (25 points) actually outscored Ball (22 points), but the Bruins blew the Huskies out by about 30 points.
  • The Lakers Released Footage Of Lonzo Ball's Pre-Draft Workout

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    Oftentimes, these hunts through Twitter history unearth a few posts that probably should have never happened or have been deleted a long time ago. There were two No. First, Simmons and Embiid need to be healthy. Martin rose to national prominence when he played against Bill Walton in a 1972 game against UCLA. Markelle said he "got some sleep".
  • Sixers' Markelle Fultz opens up about playing with Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid

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    In his only season with the Huskies, the six-foot-four Fultz averaged 23 points, almost six assists and 5.7 rebounds per game for a team that finished 9-21. And then that will pretty much be it for the high lottery picks. However, it made a decision to trade the 15th and 20th picks to Sacramento in exchange for the 10th pick in the draft where the Trail Blazers selected center Zach Collins from Gonzaga University.
  • 76ers take Fultz; Celts draft Duke's Tatum

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    He was a Wooden Award finalist. After graduation, Fultz was named tournament MVP after leading Team USA to the gold medal at the FIBA America's U18 tournament. To say Markelle Fultz had a bounce to his step isn't such an understatement. That's one thing I always wanted to do: come in and give it my all.
  • Lakers introduce Lonzo Ball, set high expectations

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    The 6-foot-10 big man was the fourth Big Ten player taken on Thursday. Hardly shying away from the topic, Johnson made it clear that Russell's leadership qualities led to the trade more than any lack of faith in the 21-year-old's ability to play in the National Basketball Association.
  • Philly gets No. 1 pick from Sixers, chance to draft Fultz

    Philly gets No. 1 pick from Sixers, chance to draft Fultz

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    Celtics fans have been leery about moving back, particularly with all the buzz about likely No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz . The Celtics will then receive either the 76ers' 2019 first-round pick or the Sacramento Kings' 2019 pick, whichever is more favorable to Boston.
  • It's time for No. 1 pick Fultz to turn 76ers into winners

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    Fultz, who can produce points in many ways, is that player, or so had been the consensus in the last two months of mock drafts. Wade is a loser because he's now stuck on the Jimmy Butler-less Chicago Bulls , but we might reconsider it a week or two .
  • First blood to the All Blacks

    First blood to the All Blacks

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    The All Blacks displayed their attacking abilities with 12 tries and piled on 50 points in the second half of a free-flowing warm-up match against Samoa last weekend. Hansen was delighted with how his team performed, not least his returning captain Kieran Read in what was his first outing in almost two months due to a broken thumb.
  • Strong start, rough finish for Adam Hadwin at US Open

    Strong start, rough finish for Adam Hadwin at US Open

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    Koepka has finished in the top 15 at a major eight times in the last four years, including the last four he has entered, and a fourth-place finish at the U.S. Maybe I was too small, but it drove me nuts. "I mean there's probably not that much that's that interesting, to be honest". I thought that if I thought ahead, if I strayed from the gameplan at all, that's where things were going to go wayward and sideways.
  • State of Origin 2017: Queensland Maroons captain's run

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    Boyd Cordner and his New South Wales Blues team mates celebrate after he scored a try . The Blues did a fine job controlling the pace early in the second half, but a try from Gagai and conversion from Thurston cut the deficit to just four points, with plenty of time left on the clock.
  • All Blacks hooker Dane Coles to miss Lions series

    All Blacks hooker Dane Coles to miss Lions series

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    In the 12th minute they carried the ball through a long series of phases, pushing back the Lions by degrees and Barrett unleashed his first cross kick which Lions winger Anthony Watson defused with a mark. "We saw plenty in the Blues game that showed us that he can cause bother when he gets some space, he doesn't need a lot because he's good on his feet and he's quick".
  • Soccer player Di Maria strikes deal with Spanish prosecutor in tax case

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    The 70-year-old construction magnate " s third term in charge of Europe " s most successful club spanning 15 years - 2000-2006 and since 2009 - will be rubber stamped at a ceremony at the Santiago Bernabeu later Monday. Reuters/Carl RecineReal Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo in action against Juventus, June 3, 2017. The Portuguese striker received an offer from Paris Saint-Germain, the Marca newspaper announced on Thursday.
  • 'Don't compare us to male cricketers' - Raj

    'Don't compare us to male cricketers' - Raj

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    The tournament will conclude on July 23 at the iconic Lord's Stadium in London . The Women's World Cup starts on June 24, with a match against England in Derbyshire. The eight captains with the ICC Women's World Cup trophy. India's @M_Raj03 chats to teammate @ImHarmanpreet ahead of their first match against England! One of the teams registered a 16-match winning streak - only the second best in Women's ODI history - while the other hasn't played an worldwide game in over ...
  • Sixers get No. 1 pick from Celtics, chance to draft Fultz

    Sixers get No. 1 pick from Celtics, chance to draft Fultz

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    The Celtics will receive the No. 3 pick in this draft, and the Los Angeles Lakers' 2018 first-rounder, to which the 76ers own the rights. In the latest news on the National Basketball Association Draft this year, the No. However, the team has also indicated its interest in Duke's Jayson Tatum , who can provide another solid scoring option on the wing. But if the Lakers want Lonzo - and it seems they do after trading point guard D'Angelo Russell to Brooklyn - they won't be turned off by ...
  • Lions outclass Chiefs before first NZ Test

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    Here, we look at five things learnt from the Lions' final game before Saturday's first Test against New Zealand at Eden Park, Auckland. Assistant coach Ian Foster said the team was pleased with his progress. "The biggest accolade I can give him is the way he grew people around him". New Zealand captain Kieran Read is firmly on course to make his comeback from injury in Saturday's first Test against the British and Irish Lions .
  • Mexico Hopes to Make Statement Against Russia in Confederations Cup

    Mexico Hopes to Make Statement Against Russia in Confederations Cup

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    Osorio said Mexico has been waiting for this type of game. "We play away from home, against the host team , with a lot of support from their fans, and fighting for the qualification. "If I'm honest, I don't think about it (losing)". "This is sport. We're simply preparing ourselves for the game". The Kiwis will breath a slight sigh of relief if Ronaldo is rested with the Real Madrid star having netted 15 times in his last nine games for club and country.
  • Tottenham Hotspur: Kane brace not enough for England in Paris

    Tottenham Hotspur: Kane brace not enough for England in Paris

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    Dembele never let England settle, pinned them on the back foot and was on hand to win it with a fine finish late on. They were warning signs Southgate's men failed to heed. Soon after, Umtiti fired home the rebound from about 10 meters out after Giroud's downward header was saved by Tom Heaton, who denied Mbappe with his legs in the 30th.
  • Jayson Tatum drafted by Boston with the third overall pick

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    Al Horford made the impact the Celtics were hoping for when they signed him to a max contract last offseason. "He's putting a lot of stuff out there". 6 overall to the Orlando Magic. For the first time in National Basketball Association history, each of the first seven draft picks were one-and-done freshmen.
  • All Blacks 'expect to win', says confident Read

    All Blacks 'expect to win', says confident Read

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    New Zealand: B Smith; I Dagg, R Crotty, SB Williams, R Ioane; B Barrett, A Smith; J Moody, C Taylor , O Franks, B Rettalick, S Whitelock, J Kaino, S Cane, K Read (capt). "We can play down-and-dirty rugby too if we have to", Hansen said. "This match will create memories for some of these kids that they will not only take with them for all time, but which will also inspire them to push harder to make their franchise teams, to make the All Blacks ".
  • 76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball

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    He's a very heady player that has all the intangibles. To no one's surprise, the Philadelphia 76ers drafted Markelle Fultz with the first pick of the 2017 NBA Draft on Thursday night. "It's insane, I couldn't ask for anything more, to be able to learn from (Johnson) every day is truly a blessing", Ball said. Washington was 9-22 in the only year Fultz was with the Huskies.
  • Sebastian Vettel envisioned podium finish before slump to fourth in Montreal

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    As fans in the packed pit row grandstand stood and cheered after the qualifying session, Hamilton was handed Senna's race-worn yellow helmet as a gift from the Brazilian great's family. His 56th Grand Prix triumph could have seen him leap to the head of the standings had Vettel not produced such a stunning comeback from 18th up to fourth but that won't sour his delight too much.
  • Russell Domingo: South Africa coach returns after family emergency

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    It means this three-match series will now be settled in Cardiff on Sunday, where a victory will take Eoin Morgan's side to No1 in the world in this format. Only three runs came off the first three balls before debutant Liam Livingstone was run out by Morne Morkel for 16 on the fourth ball. Scampering back to his crease, the batsman blocked the ball and was sent on his way for 67 after the third umpire adjudged he had done so deliberately.
  • Kansas basketball fans proud of Josh Jackson

    Kansas basketball fans proud of Josh Jackson

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    Jackson ended up getting drafted right behind Tatum, at No. 4 overall by the Phoenix Suns . The Pelicans pounced on the opportunity to draft the Duke guard after he slipped into the second round of Thursday's NBA Draft . McDonough said they always try to be "very thorough" with any pick, but estimated they talked to 20 to 30 sources about Jackson's incident outside of a Lawrence bar where he was accused of causing damage to a vehicle.
  • Denver Islamic law protests draw small but testy crowds

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    ACT for America was headquartered in Virginia Beach until about a month ago, has been labeled an extremist organization by the Southern Poverty Law Center . Authorities have made several arrests after fights broke out during an anti-Shariah rally and counter-protest at the Minnesota State Capitol. In many cities, the ACT protestors were outnumbered by counter protestors who said the protests were fueling racism and anti-Islamic hatred.
  • Lions' Nowell hits straps in Chiefs win

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    He said the Lions' fluidity in attack against the Chiefs showed the composite team of players from England, Ireland, Wales and Scotland was beginning to gel. "But the guys have learned and are adapting well". "From a defensive point of view, we are getting stronger and stronger". The Lions and All Blacks squads each face questions about the fitness of their captains.