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Osorio insists Mexico can overcome New Zealand spirit

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Even though Portugal had recorded two convincing victories in the build up to the 2017 Confederations Cup , they were expected to face some problems at the tournament finals due to having a number of key men arriving after hard club campaigns. Read More »

1 pick from Celtics, chance to draft Fultz

The Celtics move down to number three and also land a "favorably-protected" future first round pick. The Sixers worked Fultz out on Saturday night as talks with the Celtics got to the final stages. Fultz vaulted up to the top of the draft board over the past year and appears to be the flawless complement to Simmons in the Sixers' young backcourt. Read More »

Sano, Vargas power Twins to 9-7 win over White Sox

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He enters 5-6 with a 3.79 ERA and face Twins right-hander Ervin Santana , who is 8-4 with a 2.56 ERA. He'll do battle against the Indians in Cleveland on Sunday. Santana breezed through two starts against the White Sox in April, surrendering a total of three hits in 15 scoreless innings en route to two wins. The Twins trail the Tribe by two games in the American League Central Division standings. Read More »

Champions Trophy to be scrapped?

The whole team deserves to celebrate well beyond the Eid festival next week as the players richly deserve their victory. "To whom it may concern". On Wednesday England will slightly have their noses ahead but you never know, in cricket anything can happen especially when it is against Pakistan (the Unpredictables). Read More »

Juventus' Leonardo Bonucci: No bust-up at half-time in Champions League final

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Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci has denied reports of unrest in the dressing room at half-time of their Champions League final defeat to Real Madrid. The Italian centre-back is in the middle of a storm as during the last couple of days two reports of La Stampa have claimed that Bonucci had a dressing room bust-up with two of his teammates during the half time of the Champions League final. Read More »

Why Jelena Ostapenko's historic run to French Open final is no fluke

Ostapenko then hit a winning forehand to secure her place in the final, prompting the crowd to sing "happy birthday" as she celebrated the biggest win of her career so far. Ostapenko took out Timea Bacsinszky , 7-6 (4), 3-6, 6-3. But the Romanian won five consecutive games and then saved a match point to take it to the decider, which she finished off easily. Read More »

Mourinho 'in compliance' with all his tax obligations

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As a result of the probe, Ronaldo has threatened to leave Real, despite the club's newly re-elected president Florentino Perez "not contemplating" Ronaldo leaving the European champions, despite talk of the disgruntled star returning to Manchester United . Read More »

Murray à la trappe d'entrée — Queen's

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Et l'Australien n'était même pas supposé fouler le court. Thompson se retrouve quant à lui dans un haut de tableau totalement dégagé avec la perspective d'un 8e de finale face au vainqueur du match opposant l'Américain Sam Querrey au wild-card britannique Cameron Norrie. Read More »

MHSC : Mounié vers Huddersfield ?

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Là où Fulham proposait 6 millions d'euros l'an dernier, Huddersfield, nouvellement promu en première division, en aurait aligné 13 pour le buteur de 22 ans. Read More »

Pak army mocks India after Champions Trophy victory

Last year, a Pakistani man was arrested for waving an Indian flag after his idol Indian batsman Virat Kohli made a match-winning century. During the Asia Cup encounter against India in February 2016 , Amir ripped through the top order sending back the likes of Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, and Suresh Raina, giving Pakistan a glimmer of hope after they disappointed with the bat. Read More »

Spain court calls Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case

The 54-year-old Mourinho, who coached Madrid from 2010-13, now coaches Manchester United . Prosecutors said he had failed to declare revenues from his image rights in his Spanish income tax declarations from 2011 and 2012, "with the aim of obtaining illicit profits". Read More »

Bellerin unimpressed by levels of professionalism at Barcelona´s La Masia

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Spanish media outlet Marca have published a story suggesting that Bellerin's proposed move to Barcelona could be on the cards after an interesting development. "I also think in England you have to travel a lot and spend nights in hotels from an early age". That gives you a really good taste of what it's like as a pro footballer. Read More »

Yangervis Solarte Headed For DL Due To Strained Oblique

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I always try to play, I don't leave the game for any reason. After a slow start to the season, he's been on a tear over the past month, hitting.337/.427/.589 with seven homers across his past 25 games. "But I think especially so (now)". So just a lot of little things, goals I had in mind, things that I wanted to do. Cory Spangenberg, who started at third base, and Jose Pirela , who started in left field, can play second. Read More »

Black bear kills 16-year-old boy during race in Alaska

Adult competitors run 3 miles and 3,400 vertical feet up the rocky mountainside. That all changed shortly after noon on Sunday. The race was profiled in 2011 by Runner's World, which said it was part of "a series of hard-core mountain races" where runners encounter "gruelingly steep trails, bad weather and bears ". Read More »

All Whites fall short in Confed Cup opener

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Four of the World Cup's 11 host cities - St Petersburg , Sochi, Kazan and Moscow - are staging matches at the eight-nation tournament which culminates with the final on July 2 in St Petersburg . Their 2-0 loss to hosts Russian Federation in Saturday's opening Group A match means Oceania champions New Zealand have now gone a record ten games without a win at the Confederations Cup having left the 1999, 2003 and 2009 editions empty-handed. Read More »

Lonzo Ball's draft stock stays strong with Lakers watching

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He averaged 12 points and 7.8 rebounds during his lone season with the Seminoles. However, if the Celtics pass on Jackson and perhaps take Tatum , that would allow the Suns to select Jackson. Meanwhile, the Lakers have heard from prospects that they would like to play alongside Ingram. "You're drafting, for the most part, teams are drafting on potential and for the future". Read More »

Canadian Grand Prix: Hamilton takes pole, equals Senna's record

Not since the heyday of Hamilton's childhood hero Ayrton Senna's intense rivalry with his McLaren team-mate Alain Prost almost 30 years ago has a battle for glory so comprehensively captured the imagination. Hamilton led cleanly off the grid as, behind him, Verstappen attacked and swept around the outside into Turn One to take second place from Vettel, apparently clipping the front wing of the Ferrari in the process. Read More »

Too hot to fly as American Airlines cancels nearly 50 flights

A forecast of 120-degree weather was expected to hit Phoenix on Tuesday, and the aircraft affected by the heat - Bombardier CRJ aircraft, according to the paper - can not operate at temperatures in excess of 118 degrees. But the hottest temperatures aren't even expected to arrive until Tuesday. "It doesn't happen very often because these are exceedingly rare temperatures , but there's a point at which either runway length is insufficient or the speed is so high that the tires ... Read More »

ICC Champions Trophy : Pakistan defeats India by 180 runs, totally outplays archrivals

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India vs Pakistan is a marquee encounter bound to attract unprecedented attention and in the rarest of rare cases the teams met not just once but twice in the same competition and to top it all the second was the title clash. "We have a young team and credit to my boys". It's been a really bad start for India. Muslim villagers in India could face up to life in prison after they were arrested and charged for celebrating Pakistan's victory in the Champions Trophy. Read More »

Celtics trade first overall pick to Philly

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They also, of course, will be trading their No. 3 overall pick in this year's National Basketball Association draft as well. Griffin has also maneuvered around some restrictions - the Cavaliers now are without a pick in this year's draft - to re-shape Cleveland's roster, which needs tweaking again after the Warriors exposed an aging bench in their third Finals matchup with the Cavs. Read More »

Mourinho refutes tax fraud claims after complaint filed by Spanish prosecutors

Perez also denied rumors that all these are for show so Ronaldo can force Real Madrid to pay for his taxes in Spain as he maintained the player is not that kind of person. "I have a good relationship with him after working together for eight years". "I do not think he's going to leave at all", he insisted. Right now he is a Madrid player. Read More »