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Sri Lanka beat India by 7 wickets

Unlike India , Sri Lanka didn't have an excellent start as Niroshan Dickwella fell early for just 7 runs but Danushka Gunathilaka and Kusal Mendis established 159 runs partnership for the second wicket. Gunathilaka looked like an old pro. With Singh in, India scored only 13 runs in five overs, but his exit brought in Mahendra Singh Dhoni and another charge. Read More »

Golden State Warriors: Kevin Durant has NBA Finals defining moment

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But at least if he steps up and doesn't let Durant step-in so easily, instead forcing a drive, Cleveland is just looking at a tie score. Even hardened competitors could swallow losing to a team this stacked. When it's not his gravity that's breaking opponents, it's the way he grabs a defensive rebound and relentlessly pushes the pace. "The moment", Curry said, "never overwhelms any of us. Read More »

Hicks hits 2 HRs, Montgomery pitches Yankees past O's 8-2

Baltimore Orioles and New York Yankees lock horns in the first of the three-game series tonight. The left-hander allowed a two-run homer to Jonathan Schoop but with two on in the second, he began a stretch in which he retired 17 of the final 18 hitters. Read More »

Several Cavs Players Pissed Off at Warriors Guard Stephen Curry

Curry claimed Thursday that the celebration wasn't meant to be disrespectful. Wonderful example, Steph, for all of the youngsters who look up to you - especially the Christian ones. Open for sure", Curry says. Drew Shiller is the co-host of Warriors Outsiders and a Web Producer at NBC Sports Bay Area. Yes, we will find out Friday night, but I don't think the Cavs can stop the Warriors no matter how Steph Curry celebrates. Read More »

Durant's late 3 lifts Warriors

Smith, who was an albatross in Games 1 and 2, scoring a total of only three points on 1-for-6 shooting, with zero assists and two rebounds. "I said it after we won the Eastern Conference finals that we're getting ready for a juggernaut", Cleveland star LeBron James told reporters of the Warriors. Read More »

Nadal rejoint Wawrinka en finale de Roland-Garros

A Melbourne, c'est contre Nadal (diminué par une blessure au dos) qu'il avait remporté son premier trophée majeur. Il reste un monstre. La première demi-finale a au contraire été un marathon (4h34 min) remporté par Wawrinka contre le N.1 mondial, le Britannique Andy Murray, en cinq sets 6-7 (6/8), 6-3, 5-7, 7-6 (7/3), 6-1. Read More »

Warriors' Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco

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Following a sideline conference, game officials Mike Callahan, John Goble and Marc Davis said a flagrant foul had been called on Green, but the first half technical had been on Golden State coach Steve Kerr . Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue called it as intense as his team has played in the Finals, with respect to the physicality and the altercations in the third quarter. Read More »

Nadal storms into quarters, Pliskova through to last 16

Djokovic said he hoped his relationship with Agassi, who famously recovered from a slump to win several majors after his 30th birthday, would help him return to form. And I was winning in the beginning, when I made the set. That was only the second time that Djokovic lost a final set by the score of 6-0 in his 937 career tour-level matches . Read More »

Royals end Astros' winning streak at 11

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Altuve's ninth home run came off Kelvin Herrera (1-2) with Josh Reddick , who walked on four pitches to lead off the inning, aboard. In his last seven games, he is slashing.423/.464/.769 with two home runs and seven RBIs. Iannetta hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off Clayton Richard (4-7) for a 4-3 lead in the fifth, a three-run double against Kevin Quackenbush in the sixth and a two-run double off Brandon Maurer in the eighth. Read More »

Senate GOP aiming for vote this month on health legislation

Short said he believed that the Senate healthcare bill would be "similar" to the House package. That would take several more weeks, or possibly even months. Democrats have pointed to that strategy as irrefutable proof that Republicans have no interest in reaching across the aisle on health care . According to one source, the document shared with members on Tuesday excluded a provision that would allow state waivers for community rating rules - something that was added to the House ... Read More »

After warm-up wins, India ready to defend Champions Trophy title

All the top seven batsmen barring Mushfiqur Rahim failed to reach double digits and it was young guns Mehedi Hasan Miraz (24) and Sunzamul Islam (18) who saved their team from an even bigger embarrassment. "But our preparation was good apart from this game so we are confident anyway", added the former Sri Lanka batsman, with the Tigers having beaten both New Zealand and Ireland in a triangular warm-up event in Dublin earlier this month. Read More »

Former MMA fighter War Machine sentenced to life for kidnapping

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At one point during the beating, Mack was told by the ex-fighter, " Now I have to kill you . Half the time, I don't know why I do some of the things I do". Mackinday, better known as porn star Christy Mack , told HuffPost after the attack that War Machine broke 18 bones around her eyes , broke her nose in two places and knocked out her teeth. Read More »

Late Lloris blunder costs France in Stockholm

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Toulouse forward Ola Toivonen clipped a first-time effort over the keeper from just inside his own half, which bounced into an empty net to spark wild celebrations from the home fans at the Friends Arena as Sweden moved above France to the top of the table on goal difference. Read More »

Browns waive Tyvis Powell with unfortunate timing

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The Browns announced the roster move Friday afternoon. Being cut by the Cleveland Browns , of all teams, is even worse. He still threw out the games first pitch against the Chicago White Sox at Progressive Field. During his time with the Seahawks, Powell appeared in eight games, playing exclusively on special teams, making a total of three tackles. The Browns were not aware of this , so the timing is just unintentionally awkward. Read More »

Kyrie Irving, Cavs Fall To Warriors In Game Three

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Lebron James might be the biggest force in the league since Michael Jordan , but according to these experts, Kevin Durant has been the biggest difference maker this postseason. Kevin Love had 13 rebounds and six steals. That gave the Warriors a lead they held the rest of the way. Irving and James each played about 45 minutes on the court, leaving them tired when it mattered most. Read More »

Smith's focus on England despite Australia pay row

England's one-day captain toured as part of the 2010/11 Ashes squad but did not play a Test, and the last of his 16 caps in the five-day format was won more than five years ago. In the United States, the best way to watch a live stream as the Bangladesh Tigers face 2015 World Cup winners Australia is through Willow TV, which is available via this YouTube link with a monthly subscription fee, as well as on Willow TV's own site, accessible by clicking here . Read More »

Djokovic, Muguruza start title defenses at French Open

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Roanic, the current world No. 6, is seeking his first Grand Slam singles title. "For me, it's important to serve a little bit better than what I did today", Nadal said after advancing into the second round. When I look back on some videos, I heard her name. During training, many football clubs and teams have gotten in on the act by playing football-tennis (or soccer-tennis) with very mixed results. Read More »

Conte defends Victor Moses over FA Cup red card

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Wenger revealed after the game that the Arsenal board will hold a meeting on Tuesday, with his future expected to be decided. "It's not a good feeling now", Courtois told the Chelsea website. "Sometimes I think it could be tiredness", Conte said, via Goal . "I know I am in a public job". "I love to build, I love to get people going and I love what I do". Read More »

Louisville's McKay wins BA PoY; UNC places 3 on 1st Team

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McKay is the first Louisville baseball player to earn a national player of the year award and was also a First Team All-American selection as a utility player by Baseball America. The Beaver Falls, Pa. native is a two-time victor of the John Olerud Award, given annually to the nation's best college combo pitcher-position player. Read More »

Catfish watch is on for Game 2 of Cup Final

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PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Nashville Predators insist goaltender Pekka Rinne isn't to blame for the 2-0 series deficit against the defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins in the Stanley Cup Final . They fell behind 3-0 and looked overmatched at times. Jake Guentzel scored 10 seconds into the third period to put Pittsburgh in front. They also understand they can't afford to have their offense go dormant for almost two periods. Read More »

Durant Silence Cavs; Take 3-0 Series Lead

But that means little to Golden State's players, who with a victory in Game 4 on Friday night can exorcise those haunting demons from last June when the Warriors blew a 3-1 lead in the Finals to the Cavaliers . Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue said he never considered resting James or Irving with the game on the line. We're experienced now. We're better. Read More »

Nadal crushes Thiem to set up Wawrinka showdown

Nadal , a nine-time champion at Roland Garros , will face Wawrinka, the 2015 champ, in Sunday's final. At 32, Wawrinka is the oldest men's finalist at Roland Garros since 33-year-old Niki Pilic in 1973, but Wawrinka is built like an ox and has the stamina of a marathon runner. Read More »

James not shocked by Warriors' power

The Warriors , who are on an National Basketball Association record 15-0 playoff win streak, could dethrone LeBron James and his teammates and become the first champions in league history to make an undefeated run through the playoffs. Read More »