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This is one of the best moments of my career. The Madrid ace netted twice as he became the first player to score in three Champions League finals. In a sizzling first half, Cristiano Ronaldo put Real ahead before Mario Mandzukic's incredible overhead kick, one of the great European Cup final goals, deservedly drew Juventus level under the Principality Stadium roof.
  • Goaltender Pekka Rinne gets start for Predators in Game 3 of Final

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    Game 4 will take place Monday at 8 p.m. And then the second period happened. Josi also had two assists . Before the Nashville PA guy could even announce the goal, another one went in - nearly exactly how Pittsburgh won the first two games - as Frederick Gaudreau blew a wrister past Murray just 42 seconds after the game got tied.
  • Kiwi driver Scott Dixon robbed at gunpoint in US

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    I crossed the line and I thought it was 225mph or something, I almost came into the pitlane because [I thought] this qualifying run is over with this problem. You can hear them in the background when the big speeds go up. Once he was on the track, though, Alonso never fretted. Also in the auto was another IndyCar driver , Dario Franchitti .
  • Predators rout Penguins 5-1 in Game Three of Stanley Cup Final

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    Matt Murray finished with 28 saves on 33 shots for the Penguins after being their best player for long stretches in Games 1 and 2. He says the Predators are excited for Game 3. The embattled Rinne not only started, he made 27 saves. Guentzel entered the series having not scored a goal since Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinal, but he hasn't had a problem finding the net in the championship series .
  • Hundreds of Juventus fans injured in stampede in Turin

    Hundreds of Juventus fans injured in stampede in Turin

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    Hundreds of people watching the match on giant TV screens ran in a near-stampede from the centre of the piazza. Bags and shoes were left scattered on the ground as people ran screaming out of the square. For some Juventus fans, the incident brought back traumatic memories of the 1985 Heysel stadium disaster, where 39 people, majority Italians fans, were killed when a wall collapsed on them before the European Cup final against Liverpool.
  • Goalie Rinne keys Predators' biggest win ever

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    A struggling Pekka Rinne , 0-7-2 all time against the Penguins with a.778 save percentage in two Final games so far, had the boisterous crowd in his corner and came through with a number of big saves to get to the first intermission. Guentzel is the first player to score in each of the first three games of a Cup Final since 1997 (Steve Yzerman, Detroit Red Wings against Flyers). They are 1-for-13 in the series.
  • James has his reasons to leave - Ronaldo

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    The process will begin after tonight's final, with Madrid keen to avoid a repeat of 2015, where the move collapsed at the end of the window. A deal worth £29million plus Keylor Navas was agreed but the relevant paperwork was not completed before the deadline, with the goalkeeper instead signing a new four-year deal with an option to extend it by a season.
  • Ronaldo scores 600th career goal as Madrid win UCL back-to-back

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    Italian powerhouse Juventus quickly responded two minutes later when Croatian forward Mario Mandzukic executed an acrobatic volley to equalize. Cristiano Ronaldo placed a attractive shot into Buffon's net on 20 minutes, but 7 minutes later Mario Mandzukic scored one of the goals of the tournament as he deftly controlled the ball on his chest before lobbing the goalkeeper with an exquisite overhead.
  • Pakistan name 12-member squad, Faheem Ashraf expected to debut against India

    Pakistan name 12-member squad, Faheem Ashraf expected to debut against India

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    A sell-out crowd is expected at the Edgbaston ground in Birmingham - a city with one of the largest Asian populations in Britain - while the worldwide television audience for Sunday's match could run into the billions. "For me the four semi-finalists would be England, Australia, South Africa and India and whichever team plays well on that particular day will win the championship but it is going to be highly competitive tournament", Laxman concluded.
  • Tharanga suspended by ICC for over-rate offence

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    Even the mere sight of him at the top of his mark did amusing things to Sri Lanka . Imran Tahir claimed four wickets against Sri Lanka . And three balls later Chamara Kapugedera was lbw first ball to Tahir's googly, never the greatest end for an worldwide batsman.
  • Pakistan 'completely calm' ahead of India clash - Arthur

    Pakistan 'completely calm' ahead of India clash - Arthur

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    India , on the other hand, have enough names that are popular even in Nepal. "I have told my players not to get affected by the hype and the buzz surrounding the India Pakistan game but to focus on their strengths", he added. Pakistan will rely on pace as they had targeted India with speed in the past, saying in 2012-13 when they won a ODI series 2-1. Also, he played in a few memorable encounters against arch-rivals Pakistan .
  • UFC 212 results: Paulo Borrachinha adjusts, overwhelms Oluwale Bamgbose to stay unbeaten

    UFC 212 results: Paulo Borrachinha adjusts, overwhelms Oluwale Bamgbose to stay unbeaten

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    Bamgbose definitely the busier of the two to start and now he's into a takedown attempt, getting his opponent to the cage. Bamgbose comes in and looks to land a few nice shots and gets in on a takedown. A hard kick in there too. Borrachinha and Bamgbose traded heavy shots into the second round before Borrachinha emerged victorious, winning via TKO at the 1:06 of the frame.
  • Atmosphere Builds In Turin Centre Ahead Of Champions League Final

    Atmosphere Builds In Turin Centre Ahead Of Champions League Final

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    I can not explain why we played like we did in the second half. He finally won the Champions League as a Madrid player in 2002, scoring an awesome volley in the final against Bayer Leverkusen in Glasgow, Scotland. Madrid's 2014 and 2016 final victories were dramatic, agonising affairs won right at the death. Great games are often graced by great moments but few, if any, have seen a goal as good as Mario Mandzukic's against Real Madrid .
  • Cristiano Ronaldo beats Lionel Messi to Champions League top scorer award

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    Madrid started the competition, then known as the European Cup, with five straight titles from 1956-60. Brazilian midfielder Casemiro made it 2-1 after 61 minutes when his 30-yard shot took a deflection that wrong-footed keeper Gianluigi Buffon and Ronaldo expertly swept in the third at the near post after a great run and cross by Luka Modric .
  • Skipper Kohli wants to overcome England 'challenge' for personal satisfaction

    Skipper Kohli wants to overcome England 'challenge' for personal satisfaction

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    India is arguably the most high-profile team in the competition and the BCCI is sending the consultant of its Anti-Corruption Unit, former Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar, to England much before the players. "There's no need to get emotional", Kohli said. "We don't see us as having a surprise element, we want to come here and play free cricket, starting against India", Sarfraz stated.
  • Former Juventus Star Oliseh Hails Real Madrid's UCL Win

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    The numbers don't lie. And fans were left asking why Real Madrid would do such a thing after initially wearing purple throughout the course of the game. But within seven minutes, Ronaldo was shaking his head with a scowl after seeing an equalizer of individual brilliance. Juve centre back Leonardo Bonucci drove a long diagonal ball towards the byline to set off a brilliantly skilful exchange.
  • Real Madrid powers past Juventus, lifts Champions League trophy again

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    The goal on Saturday in Cardiff also allowed Ronaldo to tie Lionel Messi as the top scorer in this year's competition with 11. Juventus leaked three goals in 12 games en route to the final, twice shutting out Barcelona's feared attack in the quarterfinals before blunting a free-scoring Monaco strike force in the semis.
  • Real Madrid defeats Juventus in UEFA Champions League final

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    Indeed, Real are the first to win back-to-back titles since the competition morphed into the Champions League, European football's biggest club competition. But within seven minutes, Ronaldo was shaking his head with a scowl after seeing an equalizer of individual brilliance. The lead up work from Juve was just as pretty to watch as the goal itself with some nice touches from Mandzukic's teammates.
  • Real Madrid Showered In Praise Following Dominant Champions League Victory

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    But Juventus' dreams of a first Champions League title in 21 years ended in heartbreak as Madrid upped the ante, regaining their lead as Casemiro's 30-yard drive flew home via a deflection. With Juve shell-shocked, Madrid struck again just three minutes later. It was the culmination of a counterattack of breathtaking speed launched by Luka Modric and Toni Kroos.
  • Rihanna in Matthew Adams Dolan at the NBA Finals Game 1

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    This game , the site of the Warriors' Game 7 humiliation to the Cavaliers previous year, was supposed to be the first time the Warriors felt any real resistance this postseason. More importantly, they hadn't seen a player like Kevin Durant all playoffs. The 13-0 Warriors are on a roll and matched a Finals low with only four turnovers, and if Klay Thompson finds his shooting touch at last it could be another tough day on defense for the Cavs.
  • México reafirma su compromiso por detener efectos del cambio climático

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    El docente e investigador de la Universidad de Sonora subrayó que se trata de un hecho que tendrá repercusiones a nivel global, y no sólo en la parte ambiental, pues existe la posibilidad de que Estados Unidos obligue a otros países a dejar este compromiso, el cual tiene como objetivo establecer medidas para mitigar los efectos del calentamiento global.
  • NBA Finals Preview: Warriors vs. Cavs Part III

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    Mercy, Don went bold with his prediction . The Warriors have added Kevin Durant to their team, and he rewarded them by having a sensational year. If not, Brown, who replaced him midway through the first round, faces the team he led to the 2007 NBA Finals . The series went six games in 2015 and seven games last season.
  • Bad news for Man United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic

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    Meanwhile, respected Spanish sources have poured cold water on United's claims that they made a decision to walk away from a possible deal for Griezmann last Thursday. Now several English newspapers are reporting that Ibrahimovic will be included on a list of players being released by United when it is published next week.
  • Real Madrid thumps Juventus in Champions League Final

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    Ronaldo's goal meant he became the first player to score in three finals in the Champions League era, joining the late Real great Alfredo di Stefano by scoring in more than two European Cup finals. But the Portuguese star was arguably outdone when Mario Manduzkic levelled for Juventus moments later with a world-class bicycle kick which is sure to go down as one of the best-ever goals in a European final.
  • Mike Trout leaves game on Sunday after jamming wrist

    Mike Trout leaves game on Sunday after jamming wrist

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    Longoria's seventh homer of the season came off the second pitch of the inning from Hector Santiago (4-4), who is scheduled to be the Wednesday starter for Minnesota. Mike Trout stood at his locker and frowned as he looked down at his left thumb, which was puffy and red and sending a clear signal - he's out. The 24-year-old missed much of the first two months following surgery on his right foot.
  • Ronaldo inspires Real Madrid to Champions League glory in Cardiff

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    The Italians were hampered in the closing minutes when one of their players, Juan Cuadrado , was sent off after being handed two yellow cards. The Frenchman recalled previous criticism when he said: "I don't want to say I'm very good because before I was scandalously bad as a coach and now I'm supposed to be the best".
  • Denver Post cuts ties with sports writer over Indy 500 tweet

    Denver Post cuts ties with sports writer over Indy 500 tweet

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    Marriott downtown. Takuma Sato isn't just the elder statesman among Japanese IndyCar drivers, he's the only Asian driver left in the field. " We apologize for the disrespectful and unacceptable tweet that was sent by one of our reporters", said publisher Mac Tully and editor Lee Ann Colacioppo.
  • UFC 212 results: Claudia Gadelha rolls over Karolina Kowalkiewicz

    UFC 212 results: Claudia Gadelha rolls over Karolina Kowalkiewicz

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    Kowalkiewicz then landed a nice combination, but Gadelha pushed her back against the cage and wrestled her down to the ground with a nice throw. Though a title rematch may be in the cards for Gadelha, she's not worrying about that just yet as she's planning a move to Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  • Pizzi definió a los 23 que irán a la Copa Confederaciones

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    Vidal abrió la cuenta tras un zapatazo impresionante que dejó sin margen al joven portero del equipo africano, después de una jugada que inició él mismo en el mediocampo. Ellos, sin embargo, igual viajarán a Rusia para servir de apoyo en los dos partidos amistosos que tiene " La Roja " allá: primero ante los rusos y luego ante Rumania , el 9 y 13 de junio, respectivamente.
  • Garcia sets up all-French 4th round in Paris

    Garcia sets up all-French 4th round in Paris

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    Murray withstood a barrage of baseline blows to save set points at 5-3 and with del Potro serving for the opener at 5-4. Del Potro's venomous forehand was a sight to behold and he was still able to leave Court Philippe Chatrier to a rousing ovation with his head held high on a day seven curtailed by rain.
  • Handshake row erupts at French Open between Martin Klizan and Laurent Lokoli

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    But Murray's form improved as the match went on and he found a way to wear Klizan down. He dropped further behind the baseline and allowed Kuznetsov to dictate while clapping and grinning sarcastically towards his box. And a poor game when he was serving for the set was swiftly cancelled out by a break to love. "Sometimes you think you have hit a good shot and then he comes up with unbelievable power from a defensive position".
  • CARDIFF (CNN) - No team collects European trophies as ruthlessly as Real Madrid

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    Question: Are Man United the only club that has asked for Morata? Three minutes later, Ronaldo scored his second goal and the 600th of his career, beating Buffon at the near post from a Luka Modric cross. Zidane's joy was his former club Juve's despair, Massimiliano Allegri's side crashing to a fifth successive defeat in Champions League finals and seventh in total, extending their own desperately unwanted record.
  • Police dashcam video shows Tiger Woods' sobriety test and arrest

    Police dashcam video shows Tiger Woods' sobriety test and arrest

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    Here is a longer video showing the officers speaking to Woods while still in his auto. The Mercedes, which still had its engine running, brake lights on and right indicator flashing, was said to have sustained "fresh damage". He blew a 0.00 in the breath test. The 14-time major champion said in a statement that alcohol was not involved, but admitted: "I didn't realise the mix of medications had affected me so strongly".
  • BOLIVIA: "Real Madrid se consagra campeón de la Champions League"

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    Los delanteros argentinos de Juventus Paulo Dybala y Gonzalo Higuaín , no pudieron contra el poderío de un equipo español que el segundo tiempo dejó clara su superioridad. Casemiro marcó desde fuera del área en el minuto 60, mientras que Cristiano anotó en el minuto 63, tras un jugada impresionante y pase de Modric .
  • James Rodríguez y su amarga despedida de Real Madrid

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    Hice dos goles, estoy muy contento. Ambos equipos llegan en excelente forma y con victorias adquiridas durante la temporada en dos de las ligas más fuertes de todo el continente europeo. El croata después de recuperar un balón fue a línea del fondo y sirvió al portugués, que se anticipó a la defensa italiana para cruzar un disparo dentro del área chica.
  • Buffon no pudo en su última oportunidad — Champions League

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    Me considero uno de la casa . El Real Madrid ganó dos años seguidos las Champions y por tercera vez en cuatro años. El conjunto dirigido por Zidane también completó su primer doblete liga y Europa en 59 años. Nuestra segunda parte fue espectacular. "Meter cuatro goles a la Juventus no es fácil", desveló. "No sé que he aportado, soy parte del equipo". Ha sido tremenda la conexión que tienen.
  • "Teníamos una cita con la historia" — Sergio Ramos

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    El delantero portugués no solo buscará darle la decimosegunda 'Orejona' a Real Madrid , también quiere asegurar que él se merece el próximo Balón de Oro . Cartón amarillo para Sergio Ramos al 31. En Manchester United , en 2008, y con el Real Madrid en 2014, fueron sus otros gritos en finales. ¡Finaliza la primera mitad! A los tres minutos de la acción entre Bonucci y Varane, Dani Alves va al piso por una fuerte entrada.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo: "Disfruto ver jugar a Lionel Messi porque es un crack"

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    Disfruto mucho de ver a Messi . No es rival, no me gusta esa palabra y menos comparaciones. Cristiano habló sobre cuáles serán sus próximos objetivos y dijo que será de nuevo ganar otra Liga de Campeones: "Eso es lo siguiente. La empresa quiere vender y hacer su negocio, se ve en tenis, fútbol, cualquier deporte. Cristiano y el Real Madrid enfrentarán el próximo sábado en Cardiff a la Juventus en la gran Final de la Champions League , en donde el club merengue buscará conseguir ...
  • Real Madrid ganó la Champions League y así festejó Cristiano Ronaldo

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    De esta forma el portugués se convirtió en el segundo jugador en la historia en marcar en más de tres finales de Champions . Mario Mandzukic había puesto el 1-1 con un golazo de chilena a los 26. El "merengue" desniveló a los 60 con un remate desde fuera del área de Casemiro que se desvió en un rival para dejar sin reacción a Buffon. Así, el conjunto italiano generó las primeras llegadas de peligro sobre la meta del costarricense Keylor Navas , que solo tuvo una primera intervención en ...