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Malan quickly looked at ease after coming to the crease at the start of the third over, the left-hander pulling the second ball he faced from Chris Morris for six. Despite always being termed as favourites, South Africa haven't won an ICC tournament since the 1998 Champions Trophy triumph in Bangladesh , earning the tagline of "chokers".
  • Vegas Golden Knights add to developing roster with three first-rounders

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    All of the Golden Knights' selections will be announced during the awards show. The Golden Knights were able to negotiate with the other teams, agreeing to avoid certain unprotected players in exchange for draft picks or prospects. When you have one pick in the first round , you're looking for one guy. A player who could thrive with extended playing time and wants more money that Vegas would be willing to give him could go to the new team.
  • Gabe Vilardi selected 11th overall by Kings in NHL Draft

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    The Blues add a playmaker in Schenn, who had 25 goals and 30 assists for 55 points in 79 games last season. "After a summer of training and getting bigger, stronger, faster and more healthy, [the National Hockey League is] the goal for me", he said.
  • Devils pick Hischier No. 1 overall in NHL Draft

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    I wasn't sitting there rattled. "Obviously you panic. I mean, not everyone panics, but you go, 'Jeez, that's a lot of pressure for the No. 1 spot.' But I don't think it really matters". "My skating was kinda bugging me throughout the season". Look, let's be clear, in the grand scheme of things how the guy acts on Twitter and Facebook doesn't matter if he's lighting the lamp for 10 years.
  • Lions still need to improve: Gatland

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    Now it's here and the boys are really excited. That proved to be the final scoreline and although Tommy Seymour threw away the chance of a fifth Lions try by delivering a poor pass to Payne after a clean line break, it failed to ruin what was a good night at the office.
  • Lopez saves match point, beats Cilic in Queen's final

    Lopez saves match point, beats Cilic in Queen's final

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    Lopez capitalised on a run of Dimitrov errors at 5-5 in the first set to break before holding serve easily. Cilic has been broken just once this tournament and has provided just two break chances overall. Lopez will play Dimitrov in the semi-final tomorrow, while Muller meets with Cilic. Lopez is 5-11 in his career in final appearances overall. Roger Federer will arrive as tournament favourite after maintaining his superb run by winning the Halle title yesterday, but French Open ...
  • South Africa Beat England In A Thrilling T20 Encounter

    South Africa Beat England In A Thrilling T20 Encounter

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    South Africa are yet to justify the reason to exclude Chris Morris for the opening game of the series and the all-rounder responded with a man of the match performance in the second game, conceding just 18 runs and picking two wickets in his four over quota.
  • US Open 2017: 5 things we learned

    US Open 2017: 5 things we learned

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    The city is home to 2016 U.S. Open champion Dustin Johnson , four-time major victor Rory McIlroy , 2014 Open runner-up Rickie Fowler and, of course, Tiger Woods . "That's probably the most emotion I've ever shown coming down the stretch", Koepka said of his fist-pumping celebration. At the time I think it was hard to fully appreciate his run of 14 Major titles in 12 years, but nobody has come close to that level of dominance since and we may never see its like again in our lifetimes.
  • British & Irish Lions 2017: Warren Gatland criticism of All Blacks 'desperate'

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    Henderson, who is in New Zealand following the series, said in his column for the City AM website that he did not want to dwell on the performance of the Lions players in the 30-15 first test defeat. Down just 13-8, the Lions threw away a handful of decent opportunities to score before running out of steam. The only changes were forced by the promotion of fullback Liam Williams and winger Elliot Daly from the midweek group to the Test side beaten 30-15 by the All Blacks at Eden Park.
  • Lewis Hamilton: Canadian Grand Prix result a 'great blow' to Ferrari

    Lewis Hamilton: Canadian Grand Prix result a 'great blow' to Ferrari

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    Vettel passed Ocon in a touch-and-go move into Turn One with four laps to go. Hamilton remains three poles behind Michael Schumacher's career record of 68. I enjoyed it, it was fun, it was good racing . Hamilton provided yet another masterclass in Montreal - his sixth win in just 10 appearances at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve - to take 13 points out of Sebastian Vettel's championship lead.
  • Australia, Cameroon hopes hit after 1-1 draw

    Australia, Cameroon hopes hit after 1-1 draw

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    During the closing stages, Cameroon attacked often, scenting blood and Australia were staggering, punch-drunk towards the final whistle with only Aboubakar's ordeal sparing them. Australia fought with a physical edge to its game, and leveled from the penalty spot in the 60th. Loew says he will shuffle his pack for this game to keep the squad fresh, but he daren't take too many chances against a Cameroon team that has plenty of exciting players, but hasn't shown the necessary ...
  • Cespedes, Duda power Mets over Giants 11-4

    Cespedes, Duda power Mets over Giants 11-4

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    Ryder Jones , whose contract was purchased from Triple-A Sacramento, was immediately thrust into San Francisco's lineup for Saturday's game against the Mets and their formidable right-hander, Jacob deGrom . Montero's day ended with ice water pumping through his veins, as he set a season-high in innings pitched and gave way to reliever Josh Edgin, who struck out Brandon Belt to end the inning.
  • Magic Johnson calls Lonzo Ball "the new face of the Lakers"

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    We've got to get the right people in place to do that, but we're building every step. When the Lakers made it official, LaVar Ball claimed that he made his purple and gold hat when his son was a baby. "We knew he could handle the pressure of being a Laker and Los Angeles and Hollywood all at the same time", Johnson said. The tide has turned. "But if I can come halfway short of him, you know it's going to be good".
  • Así quedaron los cruces de las semifinales — Copa Confederaciones

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    Con el 1-1 en el marcador final, Chile se metió en la semifinal y chocará ante Portugal . Ambos jugadores que comparten una marca goleadora representando a sus selecciones . Chile y Australia igualaron 1-1 con goles de James Troisi (42') y Eduardo Vargas (68' ). El equipo camerunés juega muy rápido y prefiere entregar la posesión al rival, pero precisamente por eso sus contraataques son peligrosos.
  • LaVar Ball makes his first bold prediction for Lonzo's National Basketball Association career

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    The elder Ball confirmed that Nike, Adidas, and Under Armour all walked away from offering a shoe and apparel contract for his son when they refused to do a co-branding contract with Ball's own Big Baller shoe brand, ESPN noted. Among the players who can or will be unrestricted free agents next summer include George, Russell Westbrook, LeBron James, DeMarcus Cousins, Kevin Durant and DeAndre Jordan.
  • LaVar Ball will reportedly appear on WWE's Monday Night Raw

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    Lakers . Bill Oram, Mark Medina, and Jonathan Khamis of the Southern California News Group discuss what's next for the Lakers, as Lonzo Ball was introduced. Lonzo Ball , world-class passer; soft-tossing righthander. "He doesn't need to change; just play his game". "Get stronger and that's what I'm going to do in [the next] couple months".
  • Malan leads England to series win over South Africa

    Malan leads England to series win over South Africa

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    By the time Malan had caught South Africa opener JJ Smuts off the bowling of Liam Plunkett for 29, however, the Proteas were 59-3 inside the 10th over with a hard looking run-rate to negotiate. Having equalled his career-best T20I score in the first match of this series, he made another 47 here and produced a couple of shots - a cover-driven four off something approaching a yorker from Morkel and a pull for six off the same bowler - that were especially memorable.
  • Tim Cahill wins 100th cap for Australia

    Tim Cahill wins 100th cap for Australia

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    The drama came on a landmark day for Joachim Loew , who celebrated his 100th win as Germany head coach in his 150th game in charge. Marc-Andre ter Stegen had to make a big save in the 45th minute to keep the score level, tipping a shot by Andre Zambo Anguissa over the bar.
  • Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton in F1 crash row

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    The win is the first for Red Bull this season, and the fifth of Ricciardo's career. Stroll, 18, completed the podium. Yeah, the race was that unpredictable. The debris from the collision lead to a right-rear puncture for Raikkonen, at which point the race was red-flagged while the track was cleaned up. After the pit stops and the three retirements, Bottas was still at the back of the grid, but he did unlap himself.
  • Vettel hits Hamilton as Ricciardo wins incident-packed Azerbaijan Grand Prix

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    Wolff said there was no question that Hamilton did anything outside the rules. No question. But to drive next to him and hit him on objective, I have never seen anything like this. "We knew the podium was a chance after the restart but then we heard the problems with Lewis and Seb", Ricciardo added. After three hard practice sessions, qualifying also proved tough, with Turns 2, 6 and 8 causing most problems.
  • Hamilton Pips Bottas To Take 66th Pole In Azerbaijan

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    With about 10 minutes left in P3, Verstappen's vehicle ground to a halt on the side of the track and he stood inspecting it for several moments. "The team really did a fantastic job to set the auto up in the right way and Lewis with his lap here - I have never seen anything like it", said the 68-year-old Austrian.
  • Gatland calls for referees to protect Conor Murray

    Gatland calls for referees to protect Conor Murray

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    It was Smith's third concussion of the year and the second one in as many games. The attractive aspect of rugby is that through cohesion, organisation and commitment you can negate a team of more talented individuals and win through the collective.
  • Di Maria agrees deal in Spain over tax fraud

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    Perez's main aim is to keep Ronaldo at the club but should the player push for an exit and present an offer in the region of €200 million (£176m), Madrid could find it hard to resist. After dominating the game in the Spartak Stadium, Ronaldo was named as the sponsors' man of the match, which obliged the former Manchester United star to attend a news conference after the final whistle.
  • Germany beat ten-man Cameroon to win group

    Germany beat ten-man Cameroon to win group

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    Sydney-born Cahill did not make his debut until the age of 24 and required a Federation Internationale de Football Association ruling in order to represent Australia , having played at youth level for Samoa, the country of his mother. Later in the sixtieth minute, Australia's skipper Mark Milligan equalized from the penalty spot after Alex Gersbach was apparently brought down inside the penalty box.
  • Cameroon Coach Angry at Traffic Delays

    Cameroon Coach Angry at Traffic Delays

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    With three matches in seven days and substantial travel between venues , Postecoglou said "it doesn't make sense to keep going in with the same XI" as he plots a route to the semi-finals that, in all likelihood, will require wins over both the African Champions and Chile in Moscow three days later.
  • India arrests 15 people for celebrating Pakistan cricket team's win

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    Earlier, when the families visited the Burhanpur court premises, they were cornered by some activists shouting "Hindustan zindabad". If convicted, the men could be sentenced up to 14 years in prison. On a searing hot day in front of a capacity crowd in South London , the Oval witnessed the underdogs upstage the tournament favourites, as India crumbled against a team they had already beaten in resounding fashion in the group stages.
  • Jordan Spieth birdies 18th to keep Travelers lead

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    Four players were tied for third at 6-under. "Even past year, she played a few LPGA tournaments as a non-member, but she would finish top-five, top-10". Troy Merritt (65-68, -7) is tied with Reed in second place. Rodgers, who finished tied for third a year ago here, is in search of his first PGA Tour win.
  • Hamilton cuts Vettel's F1 lead with victory in Canada

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    Vettel's championship lead has now been cut to 12 points, with the next race in Baku on June 25 a crucial one for both Vettel and Hamilton, as the gap in the standings tightens. Vettel's Ferrari team were also slow on the uptake after they failed to spot the German had sustained damage until the safety vehicle - deployed after Carlos Sainz and Felipe Massa crashed out on the opening lap - pitted and the race resumed.
  • NKorean taekwondo team in SKorea for 1st time in 10 years

    NKorean taekwondo team in SKorea for 1st time in 10 years

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    Conflict between USA and North Korea possible. But they also follow American politics closely, and these days, many regard the dangers of erratic leadership as no longer being confined to Kim's regime. All of them are accused of having committed crimes against North Korea . The post S. Korea president invites N. Korea to Pyeongchang Olympics appeared first on The Independent Uganda: .
  • Bennett sprays Hayne on bombed Origin try

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    Walters and Blues coach Laurie Daley, one-time premiership-winning team-mates, are at war in the lead-up to Wednesday night's game two in Sydney , with the Maroons mentor concerned that constant focus on Queensland's slowing of the ruck will disadvantage his side.
  • Former champs Cilic, Dimitrov into Queen's semi-finals

    Former champs Cilic, Dimitrov into Queen's semi-finals

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    Lopez erased the match point on his serve at 4-5 in the deciding set and scored the lone break of the contest in the following game before advancing in two hours and 27 minutes. "You can imagine how important it is for me to be in the final of Queen's at this stage of my career", said the 35-year-old Lopez. The top seed lost his first match of the grass-court season last week in Stuttgart to Tommy Haas, but was in imperious form all week at Halle, culminating in the 6-1, 6-3 final victory ...
  • Spithill skippers Oracle to 1st win in America's Cup

    Spithill skippers Oracle to 1st win in America's Cup

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    Bermudians of all walks of life turned out in droves to support TeamBDA as they raced against professional sailors, waving flags, cheering loudly and blasting airhorns, a Bermuda sporting tradition. Its just seems they are getting a few soft ones from the umpires.”. Racing continues on Sunday afternoon. To which Spithill responded, "It's just beginning, mate".
  • Golden Knights pick Fleury in expansion draft

    Golden Knights pick Fleury in expansion draft

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    Hischier fits in nicely with Shero's desire to put a faster team on the ice. When it comes to generating offence from the back end, the Golden Knights look to be among the bottom five teams in the league, and the strengths they had in their forward group max out as just average on defence, meaning the group as now constructed doesn't really have a strength at all.
  • Rafael Nadal will miss Queen's after a gruelling clay court season

    Rafael Nadal will miss Queen's after a gruelling clay court season

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    He skipped the tournament a year ago, when he was dealing with the injured left wrist that forced him to withdraw from the 2016 French Open after two matches. Top-ranked Andy Murray will be looking to defend his title at Queen's. When the ball was in play, Nadal barely missed at all. If you hesitate for half a second, it's too late.
  • National Basketball Association draft draws second-largest audience on ESPN

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    Fultz is one of dozens of freshmen college players to be selected in Thursday's Draft. Markelle Fultz wore shoes made out of basketballs. The Kings grabbed Kentucky point guard De'Aaron Fox at No. "I talked about that with coach Brad Stevens", Tatum said. First, Simmons and Embiid need to be healthy. He is a top-3 candidate for NBA Rookie of the Year, which will be announced Monday, despite appearing in fewer than 40 percent of the Sixers' 2016-17 games and less than 20 percent ...