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Mercedes , winners of the last three drivers' and constructors' titles and 54 of 64 races before the Monaco weekend, have also won half of this season's races but with both of their drivers tasting victory rather than just one. This was such an intense race. "The vehicle was really good and I pushed everything I could, so I knew if there was a chance [to jump Raikkonen] that was it".
  • Benfica goalkeeper Ederson in England today for Man City deal

    Benfica goalkeeper Ederson in England today for Man City deal

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    It was fitting that Benfica's goalkeeper Ederson Moraes was the last player to touch the ball as the Lisbon giants completed the double in Sunday's Portuguese Cup final against Vitoria Guimaraes. It is a huge fee for a goalkeeper, but one that underlines just how important it is to Guardiola and City that this summer they get this move right.
  • Kerber makes unwanted history with immediate Roland Garros exit

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    The world number 40, Makarova represented one of the toughest opponents Kerber could have drawn in round one and wasted little time in stamping her authority on the contest. "Thank you guys, I love you so much", she told the crowd, who applauded generously. Top of the list, and still ranked No2, was three-time victor Serena Williams , now expecting her first child.
  • Sarfraz says no pressure on Pakistan

    Sarfraz says no pressure on Pakistan

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    Over the next two and a half weeks, Australia, Bangladesh, England, India , New Zealand , Pakistan , South Africa and Sri Lanka will do battle in world cricket's second most prestigious 50-over tournament. Sarfraz also praised Bangladesh, with the two teams set to meet here for a warm-up match on Saturday. And while that game may be particularly special for the fans back home , Sarfraz is adamant his side will take its preparations one day, and one game, at a time.
  • James is ready for challenge from Warriors

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    Spoelstra, Riley's hand-picked choice to lead the franchise years before the assembly of this Big 3, had to adjust to an alpha in LeBron who did not conform as readily to the Heat culture as Wade had earlier in his career. "But in some ways, it nearly has to be the right thing, I guess, because so much is just kind of fluff and stupid, for lack of a better word". During the 2016 NBA Finals , James averaged 29.7 points, 11.3 rebounds, 8.9 assists, 2.6 steals, and 2.3 blocks per game, ...
  • It's a big 'no' to bilateral cricket with Pakistan

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    India were supposed to play away against Pakistan in 2015, and are scheduled to host them in 2017. It is learnt that the BCCI officials led by joint secretary Amitabh Chaudhary will explain to their PCB counterparts that the series can't be held without government permission and would also request them to withdraw the case.
  • England suffer chastening defeat against South Africa after dramatic top-order collapse

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    But the final one-day global against South Africa at Lord's on Sunday was a worrying return to the past as they suffered the worst top-order collapse in ODI history on their way to a morale-sapping seven-wicket defeat. It is the worst start any team has ever made to an ODI and although Jonny Bairstow's 51, plus handy lower order contributions from David Willey and Toby Roland-Jones on global debut, lifted England to 151 all out the total proved woefully inadequate as the Proteas clinched a ...
  • Bedene eyes Slovenia switch to pursue Olympic dream

    Bedene eyes Slovenia switch to pursue Olympic dream

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    Even if Bedene did decide to switch back to Slovenia, it would not necessarily be straightforward for him to play in the Olympics. When asked today, after a... "That's, I think, a dream for every athlete". But I love Britain. He handled Evans' somewhat jingoistic tweets and comments with good grace, but there was more than a hint of poignancy to one of his replies.
  • Kohli looking to replicate Test success at Champions Trophy

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    Yes, an Indo-Pak game is always exciting. England and South Africa are not involved in the warm-ups as they are now in the middle of a ODI series with each other as part of a tour for the latter. India skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday conceded that Champions Trophy is qualitatively much more competitive than the World Cup, with top eight teams battling it out in a condensed schedule.
  • Virgil van Dijk talks, Bayern Munich enquiry

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    Chelsea have reportedly made tentative enquiries with regards to signing Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng as they seek alternatives for Virgil van Dijk, who is valued at £50m ($64m) by Southampton . Boateng remains a world-class defender but endured a frustrating season as injury problems limited him to just 13 league appearances. His place in the Bayern first team is said to be in doubt following the arrival of Niklas Sule from Hoffenheim and Chelsea are said to be monitoring his ...
  • Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli: We can handle Wembely move

    Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli: We can handle Wembely move

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    Spurs chalked up a record-equalling 14th successive home league win against Manchester United on Sunday which ensured they navigated the entire season unbeaten on their own turf - a feat last achieved during the 1964-65 campaign. You must try to improve, improve, improve. "Maybe some of the players weren't used to it at the start of the season when we were playing in the Champions League but we can't blame that on Wembley".
  • Why Manchester United flopped this season - Mata

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    Liverpool were considering trying to exploit any unhappiness Keane felt at being sold by United three years ago, but Jurgen Klopp's main target is Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk. "He is a very important player for us, we know the quality he has, but most importantly no one player is above the club". Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera will sign a new contract with the club this summer, the Daily Star has revealed.
  • Ernie Els does right thing - penalizes himself 2 shots

    Ernie Els does right thing - penalizes himself 2 shots

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    On Wentworth's par-5 12th hole, Els found his second shot plugged next to a greenside bunker. "Because I'm only back I'm just trying to manage my game I'm not thinking that far ahead at this stage". The £5million renovation programme started just eight days after Chris Wood's victory a year ago, with all 18 greens stripped of their old turf and reseeded with a new type of grass.
  • Player guide for Champions League holder Real Madrid

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    The June 3 final comes two years after a 3-1 defeat to Barcelona in Berlin in Allegri's opening season at the club - that was Juve's sixth defeat in the final of the competition, a record. The statement continued: "These extensive security measures, details of which have previously been shared with both the public and the media, will ensure that the UEFA Champions League Final , UEFA Women's Champions League Final, UEFA Champions Festival and all other associated events can be safely ...
  • Strootman commits future to Roma

    Strootman commits future to Roma

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    Strootman is now determined to deliver success to Roma in the next five years after taking great comfort in the backing of the club's supporters during his time on the sidelines. Strootman, who arrived in the Italian capital from PSV Eindhoven in July 2013, made 34 appearances in all competitions for Roma in 2016-17, scoring four goals.
  • Nashville Predators GM David Poile is all smiles

    Nashville Predators GM David Poile is all smiles

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    It's a bitter end, but we're excited to get next year started already. "That hasn't happened for us, ever before". It just wasn't in the cards. "It still stings. Eaves and backup goalie Jonathan Bernier are among the Ducks' free agents, and both veterans are aware they could be done in Anaheim . As one door closes on somebody, there is another one opening for someone else.
  • Celtics Must 'keep growing' to Beat Cavaliers

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    Interestingly, this is sixth time in eight Finals appearances that a LeBron James led team has entered as an underdog. Boston Celtics All-Star point guard Isaiah Thomas said surgery is not now the best option for his injured right hip although it could eventually prove necessary.
  • Cavs seal NBA series, LeBron passes Jordan

    Cavs seal NBA series, LeBron passes Jordan

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    The Warriors , the team with the best record over three years in National Basketball Association history, will face increased criticism if they fail to come away with more than one championship during that span. "Since I fell down in March, I think that's what aggravated it", Thomas said. We're only four games away from our goal, but that's all got to start next Thursday.
  • Coman: I thought about leaving Bayern

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    The same report suggests that Willian might be tempted away from Stamford Bridge should he be offered more playing time. Before agreeing to sign permanently until 2020, Coman said he had sought assurances from Bayern's board about his future at the club.
  • Arsene Wenger's future 'to be decided today at Arsenal board meeting'

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    And Arsenal's second-highest goalscorer of all time says it has been "total incompetence" to have allowed this situation to have arisen. However, in recent years, the mood has changed at the Emirates as a consistent inability to compete for major honours has left many questioning whether or not he's the right man for the job still.
  • Stanley Cup Prediction: Can the Predators win Game 1 vs. Penguins? 5/29/17

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    The 36-year-old, who went to the Cup final with Ottawa in 2007, missed the last two games of the Western Conference final with an undisclosed injury. "I knew that we were doing a good job of defensively", Nashville coach Peter Laviolette said, although he had no idea that the Penguins had gone nearly two periods without a shot on goal.
  • Huddersfield win penalty shoot-out against Reading to seal Premier League spot

    Huddersfield win penalty shoot-out against Reading to seal Premier League spot

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    The Premier League is widely regarded as the highest football league in the world, and in reporting on today's game, the Associated Press called it "soccer's richest single game worth a minimum $220 million". It started in much the frantic, uncoordinated way that one might expect from these occasions. Huddersfield's Chelsea loanee Izzy Brown somehow missed an open goal from two yards out.
  • Sens' Alex Burrows sidelined by injury in Game 4

    Sens' Alex Burrows sidelined by injury in Game 4

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    Sullivan declined to elaborate on his decision shortly after announcing it hours before game-time, but Murray kept justifying it with his play in the first half of an opening period that saw the Sens - wearing small Canadian flags on their helmets - mostly in control.
  • Cesc Fabregas: 'I could leave Chelsea this summer'

    Cesc Fabregas: 'I could leave Chelsea this summer'

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    Conte's side had to play the last 20 minutes a man down after Victor Moses was dismissed following a second yellow card awarded for diving. Fabregas had been introduced in place of Nemanja Matic just after the hour mark, with the Spain worldwide unhappy to have been given a watching brief beforehand.
  • Petersburg arena hurries to lay new field for Confed Cup

    Petersburg arena hurries to lay new field for Confed Cup

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    RT, the global TV news network, announced a partnership with Stan Collymore, one of England's most high profile ex-international footballers and multi award-winning journalist, to be its special host for the forthcoming FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 in Russian Federation.
  • Penguins defeat Predators in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final

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    Nashville cut the lead to 3-1 with a power-play goal at 8:21 of the second when Ellis beat Rinne through a screen. PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Pittsburgh Penguins rarely tested the hottest goaltender in the playoffs in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final against Nashville.
  • Glenn Maxwell suffers injury scare ahead of ICC Champions Trophy 2017

    Glenn Maxwell suffers injury scare ahead of ICC Champions Trophy 2017

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    Mohammad Aamir dismissed David Warner for 11, the only Australian wicket to fall before the match was called off by umpires. Pakistan ( squad): Sarfraz Ahmed (captain), Ahmed Shehzad, Azhar Ali, Babar Azam, Fahim Ashraf , Fakhar Zaman, Haris Sohail, Hasan Ali, Imad Wasim, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Amir , Mohammad Hafeez, Shadab Khan, Shoaib Malik and Wahab Riaz.
  • ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Rain Mars Australia-Pakistan Warm-Up Game

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    England lost in the final of the 2004 edition as well to West Indies, the last time they hosted the tournament, but there is a genuine feeling in the England camp that the team can go all the way this time around. The batting was a smooth sailing although the conditions became a little hard when the Indian team started their case. Shahid Afridi and Saeed Ajmal picked wickets at crucial times and keep things tight while Harbhajan Singh went for 71 in his allotted ten overs.
  • India beat New Zealand by 45 runs in Champions Trophy warm-up tie

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    Over the weekend, The Australian newspaper reported CA high performance chief Pat Howard had written to senior players directly in a bid to end the impasse with less than a month to go before a new collective bargaining agreement is due. Former India captain Kapil Dev said he hoped the row would not affect performances on the field. "My aim is to play my own game, to not play under pressure and to just play as I do in domestic cricket".
  • Ranking LeBron James Top 5 Finals Moments

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    James elected not to talk about the Warriors following the game , choosing instead to celebrate a third straight conference title in Cleveland and his seventh consecutive Finals trip. Kevin Love is a game-changer for the Cavaliers with his rebounding and 3-point shooting and his performance in the playoffs has been impressive as he's averaged a double-double with 17.2 points and 10.4 rebounds.
  • LeBron James' Post-Game Press Conference Filled With Selfies, Laughable Moments

    LeBron James' Post-Game Press Conference Filled With Selfies, Laughable Moments

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    Still stinging after the Warriors blew a 3-1 lead in last year's Finals against Cleveland , the vociferous Green , who was suspended from Game 5, said if given the chance again, he plans to "destroy and annihilate" the Cavs . Cleveland blitzed, double-teamed and did all it could take away the other team's offensive threat. It's not easy, but he's obviously doing a good job.
  • Tiger Woods arrested for DUI in Florida, police say

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    But the Nashville Predators have two very important advantages going into the Stanley Cup Final: fewer games played, and a hot goalie. The 2017 Stanley Cup shapes up to be the star heavy Penguins and their potent offense versus the defense and goaltending of Nashville who is the unexpected number eight seed from the Western Conference in their first ever Stanley Cup final .
  • Warriors' Kerr will not coach Game 1 of NBA Finals

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    Whether he coaches or not, Kerr said he plans on flying to Cleveland with Golden State for Games 3 and 4. I could make it through. "So hopefully Mike will be back tomorrow". "I address the team quite a bit", Kerr said. Despite not being on the sidelines during the games , Kerr has been able to be a part of the team .
  • Predators face Penguins in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final

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    That's just common sense. The Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Nashville Predators 5-3 in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals . Then the rest of the game happened, and it got deeply weird. "Probably the two defensemen least talked about based on the top four being who they are". Neither he nor San Jose Sharks coach Peter DeBoer challenged a goal for offside or goaltender interference during the 2016 Final.
  • Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge

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    The former world number one was taken into custody at Palm Beach County jail shortly after 7:15am, where he spent four hours before being released. As CNN notes, it's unclear if Woods actually tested positive for any intoxicating substances, but his arrest brings with it a pretty serious question nonetheless: exactly how bad is this mugshot? Responding to the news , one of the athlete's alleged ex-mistresses Cori Rist said Woods is "going through a hard time".
  • Kerr not well yet, hasn't ruled himself out of Game 1

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    Stephen Curry's miraculous rise: overshadowed by a bum knee. He has to win Finals MVP and prove that he is the best player in the series . Heading into June, the feeling remains fresh for Warriors fans. He said he needs to be more aggressive and can't only take 11 shots in a game. Who will win the tiebreaker in round three between these two powerhouses? The spotlight will shine brightest on Kevin Durant and LeBron James, for if Cleveland can pull off a (slight) upset and win ...