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Cape Town - The Cheetahs deny that they have been officially invited to join the Pro12 next year. Super Rugby now features 18 teams but that will be cut to 15 for next season. Last summer, The Pro12's managing director Martin Anayi aired his belief that the American market could be more suited to joining northern hemisphere club competition, rather than the southern hemisphere's Super Rugby contest.
  • Allegri: "El Madrid tiene muchos puntos fuertes"

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    Cristiano además habló sobre la final de la Champions y afirmó que "el Real Madrid siempre es favorito, si piensas que eres el mejor no quiere decir que no tengas humildad". Si antes el delantero blanco no perdonaba ni un minuto, ahora en algunos partidos ha sido suplente, no ha completado algún encuentro o incluso se ha quedado fuera de alguna convocatoria.
  • Alonso rules out Red Bull move

    Alonso rules out Red Bull move

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    Sainz's chances of promotion to the senior team, having raced for Toro Rosso since the start of 2015, are hampered by the fact Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo's Red Bull contracts run up until 2018. The 35-year-old further said that his future could also depend on Formula One's new owners Liberty Media as they plan to drastically expand the calendar beyond a scheduled 21 races for next season.
  • Advantage Oracle as Team France stun Artemis

    Advantage Oracle as Team France stun Artemis

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    It was not all bad news for the US crew, however, with a win in the head-to-head between former team mates Jimmy Spithill and Land Rover BAR skipper Ben Ainslie . But they also suffered their first defeat, falling to Sweden in Race 10. “Its just a shame we couldnt repay that work with some wins today, ” he said.
  • Still Scratching Head Over Trump's 'covfefe' Tweet? White House Has An Explanation!

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    Giving a fuller answer this time, Spicer said: "No, I think the President and a small group of people know exactly what he meant ". "In addition to that, and perhaps more importantly, he is a very good person". The next day, Spicer held an off-camera gaggle that was even shorter, and left abruptly after providing few direct or substantive answers to reporters' questions: he demurred when asked about the president's selective outrage with regards to Kathy Griffin , and gave the ...
  • Defending champions Djokovic, Muguruza make second round

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    The first-round match between No. 9-seeded Alexander Zverev and Fernando Verdasco has been suspended because of darkness after the players split the first two sets. Djokovic went up 4-1 in the second set but failed to convert eight set points when at 5-3. So thats all, ” said Djokovic, whose 29 unforced errors were one more than Granollers total.
  • Tamim century lifts Bangladesh to 305-6 against England

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    Root joined Hales in the third over after the out-of-form Jason Roy was out for 1. Bangladesh: Masrafe Mortaza (Captain), Imrul Kayes, Mahmudullah, Mehedi Hasan Miraj, Mosaddek Hossain, Mushfiqur Rahim (wicketkeeper), Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain, Sanjamul Islam, Sabbir Rahman, Shafiul Islam, Shakib Al Hasan, Soumya Sarker, Tamim Iqbal and Taskin Ahmed.
  • Trade Rumors: Moe Harkless Named in Talks Between Blazers and Knicks

    Trade Rumors: Moe Harkless Named in Talks Between Blazers and Knicks

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    New York Knicks trade rumors indicate Phil Jackson is in negotiations with the Portland Trail Blazers over the three first-round picks the Blazers own in the 2017 NBA Draft. It's worth noting that the Blazers have almost $133 million in guaranteed contracts on their books for the 2017-18 season, so they may be looking to shed salary in any transaction involving their first-round pick.
  • Champions Trophy: England opt to field against Bangladesh in opener

    Champions Trophy: England opt to field against Bangladesh in opener

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    However later it was renamed as ICC Champions Trophy in 2002. Tamim, more assured in his play now, peppered the fence and went over it when the opportunity beckoned. Laxman praised the Indian batsmen for showing the temperament and skills in English conditions. Pre-match, Morgan said Roy would retain his place for the entire tournament, regardless of form.
  • Nicky Hayden dies from injuries after road accident

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    He was transported to the Bulfalini facility, the AP reports , where he is said to have been diagnosed with severe cerebral damage and multiple traumatic injuries . He was the youngest rider to become an AMA Superbike Champion in 2002, which immediately propelled him into the Moto GP circuit in the premier league.
  • Sale struggles, but Marrero hits 2 HRs to lift Red Sox

    Sale struggles, but Marrero hits 2 HRs to lift Red Sox

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    Quintana could not close out when it mattered most, and allowed Red Sox hitters to pound him around the diamond all night long. "It's just that simple". Sale (6-2) got a warm reception from the crowd and a rude welcome from his old team. The Red Sox topped the White Sox 4-1 to take two of three games in the first series of the three-city road trip.
  • ICC Champions Trophy: England, Bangladesh Aim To Banish Batting Blues In Opener

    ICC Champions Trophy: England, Bangladesh Aim To Banish Batting Blues In Opener

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    Roy has been a mainstay alongside Alex Hales at the top of England's limited-overs batting line-up since the 2015 World Cup but has struggled of late and scored just 33 runs in his last five one-day worldwide knocks. "At no stage have we second-guessed ourselves or the direction that we're going in, and that's very powerful as a group I think". Bangladesh thought they had Morgan out for 22 when Tamim, running in from long-on, claimed a low catch but third umpire Bruce Oxenford ruled ...
  • Arsene Wenger signs new two-year deal to stay at Arsenal

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    It wasn't by chance that Arsenal failed to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 20 years and finished 18 points behind Chelsea . "He has a fantastic track record and has our full backing". But after winning the 2005 FA Cup , they had to wait another nine years for their next silverware.
  • Ariana Grande to have Manchester benefit concert this Sunday

    Ariana Grande to have Manchester benefit concert this Sunday

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    Tickets will go on sale today (Thursday) via Ticketmaster , while those who were at Grande's Manchester Arena show can register for tickets via the benefit's website. Those who were in attendance at her Manchester concert on May 22 are eligible to receive free tickets to the benefit through an online registration form.
  • Being Black In US Tough Says LeBron James After Racist Graffiti

    Being Black In US Tough Says LeBron James After Racist Graffiti

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    James took time during his press conference Wednesday to address the vandalism and had a few things to say about the current state of the country, racism and what it's like to be black in America in 2017. "I'll be focused tomorrow on the game, on all the games", James said. "My little girl is too young to actually understand it right now, but I can't sit in front of my boys right now, and I won't be home until next week".
  • NBA Finals Preview: How Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors match up

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    Kevin Durant's own playoff greatness has liberated Curry on offense. James' first trip to the Finals came 10 years ago when the Cavs were swept by San Antonio. There will be no love lost between these teams, especially after Green, whose Game Five suspension in the 2016 Finals was considered by many to be the turning point, said last November he wanted to "destroy" and "annihilate" the Cavs in a championship rematch.
  • Alan Jackson to perform free concert for hockey fans

    Alan Jackson to perform free concert for hockey fans

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    He made 31 of his 37 saves in Game 2 through the first two periods, none more important than the six shots he turned aside in the final 39 seconds of the first period after the Penguins had tied the game at 1 on Guentzel's first goal at 16:36.
  • Predators look to close out Ducks on home ice

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    The Ducks took a 1-0 lead when they caught the Predators with their fourth line out against Ryan Kesler and Jakob Silfverberg line. "That hasn't surprised anyone", Subban said. The team announced the severity of Johansen's condition and identified the injury Sunday, saying his recovery is expected to take two to three months.
  • Memorial a home game only by location for Jason Day

    Memorial a home game only by location for Jason Day

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    Fun Fact: This is the only course to have hosted the three major United States team-format tournaments: Ryder Cup, Presidents Cup, Solheim Cup. With favorable conditions, it plays in the mid-tier of difficulty on the PGA Tour calendar.
  • The NBA's biggest stars share the spotlight with their brothers

    The NBA's biggest stars share the spotlight with their brothers

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    The Cavaliers won past year, after a one-game suspension of Draymond Green unsettled the Warriors , who ultimately bricked a 3-1 lead. While LeBron James is the best basketball player on the planet, Cleveland's older roster can not make enough 3 pointers or play good enough team defense to beat the Warriors 4 times in 7 games .
  • Liverpool make Roma star, former Chelsea winger top priority

    Liverpool make Roma star, former Chelsea winger top priority

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    He has performed very well since joining Roma from Chelsea two seasons ago, scoring 31 total Serie A goals for the Giallorossi after controversially ending his loan spell at Fiorentina . They had opened talks in October 2013. It remains to be seen whether the situation might change as Liverpool could feel the agent's presence in the United Kingdom offers the ideal chance to touch base over Salah.
  • Charges withdrawn against Preds fan who threw catfish onto ice

    Charges withdrawn against Preds fan who threw catfish onto ice

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    True, though for the majority of Game 1, the competition was pretty one-sided. The Nashville Predators are a flawless 6-0 in their last six games coming off a loss. "Looking back since I came here a couple years ago, he's been the best player in nearly all of the games played", Filip Forsberg said. "I can't remember facing that kind of game before".
  • Cleveland activates Corey Kluber for Thursday's start

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    Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Jharel Cotton delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians , Thursday, June 1, 2017, in Cleveland. Cotton got a comeback grounder and threw to the plate for the first out, but the inning was just warming up. Moments later, the sprinklers went on, adding more slapstick to a comedic inning for Oakland.
  • Nashville takes 1-0 lead early in Game 2 vs Pens

    Nashville takes 1-0 lead early in Game 2 vs Pens

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    The Penguins won Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final , 4-1, on Wednesday night with a much more commanding performance than their odd 5-3 win over the Predators in Monday's Game 1. Aberg took the puck between the legs of Olli Maatta and then had the patience to wait for Matt Murray to panic. Guentzel tied it 1-1 at 16:36 of the first, four seconds after a Penguins power play expired.
  • Warburton to captain British and Irish Lions against NZ

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    They will probably be more unfamiliar with each other than some of these Lions and the tourists should win comfortably. After being called up as a replacement for Ben Youngs , scrum-half Laidlaw partners Ireland's Jonny Sexton at half-back, with Ben Te'o paired with fellow Englishman Jonathan Joseph in the centre.
  • Nick Kyrgios breaks racket against cooler in French Open meltdown

    Nick Kyrgios breaks racket against cooler in French Open meltdown

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    Those exiting included No. 12 Madison Keys - bothered by her surgically repaired left wrist, the American was eliminated by 290th-ranked qualifier Petra Martic of Croatia 3-6, 6-3, 6-1 - No. You know, I thought he played pretty well, though. "It doesn't even matter how underdone I was". Anderson, meanwhile, said he was able to take advantage of Kyrgios's meltdown to record his second win in two meetings with the Australian, having also come back from a set down to win in Chengdu, China a ...
  • Murray, Wawrinka, Pliskova in action at French Open

    Murray, Wawrinka, Pliskova in action at French Open

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    Svitolina, lost her way in the first set against Bulgarian Tsvetana Pironkova before serving up a roller-coaster 3-6, 6-3, 6-2 win. The former world doubles No. Linette will now take on Ukraine's Elina Svitolina , whom she will play for the first time in her career. Despite fighting back, Radwanska could not handle her opponent's big-kicking serve and stream of drop shots as Van Uytvanck bagged the tiebreak with a smash.
  • Ernesto Valverde set to be unveiled as new Barcelona boss

    Ernesto Valverde set to be unveiled as new Barcelona boss

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    Jon Aspiazu, who has worked with Valverde for 15 years, arrives as his assistant coach, and there will be more additions to the backroom after the majority of Luis Enrique's staff left for Celta Vigo. "Valverde has the knowledge and experience we were looking for and he loves youth football". His likely replacement, Valverde, has already announced his departure from Athletic Bilbao , and his arrival at Barcelona now seems inevitable.
  • England sump to 20-6 in five overs against South Africa

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    Rabada became the youngest bowler to occupy the top spot since Pakistan's Saqlain Mushtaq in 1998. According to the ICC's website Rabada also replaced fellow Protea Imran Tahir , as the world's best ODI bowler. Finally, South Africa won the match , but it lost the series. The top three batsmen South Africa's AB de Villiers (874 rating points), Australian David Warner (871) and Kohli (852) are separated by just 22 points.
  • Navratilova takes aim at Court, calls her a homophobe

    Navratilova takes aim at Court, calls her a homophobe

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    The former tennis champion also criticized some of the anti-bullying programs in the Australian schools, according to The Guardian , because they are created to promote acceptance of homosexuality. "And what you get at the top is often what you'll get right through that sport". "That's what Hitler did". "There is a whole plot in our nation and in the nations of the world today to get the minds of the children", said Court.
  • Phil Neville fears pressure could affect Manchester United's Europa League final

    Phil Neville fears pressure could affect Manchester United's Europa League final

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    It will be his second appearance in a Europa League final after losing the 2012 edition with Athletic to Atletico Madrid 3-0 after a thrilling run to the showpiece that included beating United 5-3 on aggregate in the last 16. "I've dreamed about it so many times , so for it to come true today I'm delighted ", Harrop said. 'It's always hard but we've got a huge game Wednesday that we need to prepare right for and go out and do a job.
  • Little left to chance as Lions head to New Zealand

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    Played 35 matches, 27 in New Zealand where they lost to Southland, Otago and Wellington. If replacements are required, though, it will help geographically and logistically that Wales are on tour in New Zealand and Samoa next month while Scotland are in Australia, so reinforcements would not be too far away.
  • Durant not feeling pressure of NBA decider

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    With the teams having multiple superstars and MVP's, the key may be composure . Patricia Sandoval, a Los Angeles police spokeswoman, says James wasn't at the home at the time . COACHES: Steve Kerr or Mike Brown vs. Tyronn Lue. Game 1 is Thursday at Oracle Arena, where the Cavaliers won their first championship a year ago by becoming the first team to rally from a 3-1 deficit in the finals.
  • LeBron James speaks out on racism after graffiti attack

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    After blowing a now-infamous 3-1 lead in last year's championship round, the Warriors look eager to set the score straight in a rubber match between the NBA's juggernaut teams. Celtics Game 5 live stream on Watch TNT.Sure, Boston ended up losing Game 4 - and heck the Cavs almost covered in the end, too.Over the last two games, Irving did some outrageous shot-making to punt the Celtics out of the playoffs.
  • 'Hawks could strike deal with Vegas ahead of expansion draft

    'Hawks could strike deal with Vegas ahead of expansion draft

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    Their strategy for the expansion draft could be interesting. The Chicago Blackhawks are one of those teams. As first reported by TSN's Frank Seravalli, the Knights and Blackhawks are speaking about a trade that would send either center Marcus Kruger or defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk to Vegas in exchange for them selecting the other player in the expansion draft.
  • "Voy con el Real Madrid, pero Buffon merece una Champions" — Iker Casillas

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    Echando la vista atrás recordó el día de la séptima con el triunfo del Real Madrid ante la Juventus . En Cardiff estará en el banquillo moviendo las piezas blancas para dar una nueva Copa de Europa al Real Madrid . CR7 manifestó que prefiere no pensar mucho en la final . " Lo veo bien, está metido, está concentrado en lo que tiene que hacer (.) Claro que le hubiera gustado jugar más en el Real Madrid , en este equipo esta temporada, pero como siempre tengo que elegir, tengo que ...
  • Penguins Sizing Up: Senators goaltender Craig Anderson

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    Nashville is chasing a first-ever Stanley Cup title. "I wasn't so much anxious about rest or fatigue or energy". The long playoff run has a way of being unforgiving about draining that tank. "I believe in the group we have and I know when we play our game and if we're on we can beat any team in the league and if we're off, you can have an off night".
  • After Jets trade him to Browns, Calvin Pryor promises 'new results'

    After Jets trade him to Browns, Calvin Pryor promises 'new results'

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    There's no telling whether the Browns are willing to resign Pryor once he becomes a free agent after this season, but he certainly provides an upgrade to the team's secondary. Louis and rejuvenated his career (90 tackles, eight passes defended, and two interceptions). That meant Davis was set to be a two-down player at best with the Browns.
  • NSW thrash Queensland to win Origin I

    NSW thrash Queensland to win Origin I

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    NSW Blues prop Andrew Fifita has won the man-of-the-match award in Game I of the State of Origin after a dominant display from the Sharks behemoth. "To be honest she's told me to follow my dreams and my dream is to win an Origin series", Fifita said. Thurston is arguably Queensland's most important player and that is why Walters is so hopeful that the 34-year-old will be right for Game Two.
  • Roland Garros: Del Potro va por Almagro

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    En esa oportunidad el británico, que se adjudicó el torneo, se impuso por 6-3 y 6-3. En la siguiente instancia, 'Delpo' podría enfrentar al británico Andy Murray , número uno del mundo, que jugaba ante el eslovaco Martin Klizan . Wawrinka , por su parte, sumó 45 winners en su victoria por 6-4, 7-6 (5), 7-5 sobre Alexandr Dolgopolov . Almagro pidió asistencia tras ganar el primer juego y, desde ese momento, su rodilla fue cada vez a peor.