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'I'm the favourite? I don't care', says Nadal before French Open

The British star begins against Russia's Andrey Kuznetsov and could face unsafe Juan Martin del Potro , who is playing Paris for the first time in five years, in the third round . "I was playing...

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Celtics eliminated from Eastern finals by Cavaliers 135-102

They own the No. 1 pick in the draft. "I can't really worry about what those guys are going to do, I can just worry about what I can do and get better to help this team if I'm here". An impressive sea...

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LeBron James eclipses Michael Jordan's scoring record

Thomas aggravated a right hip injury in the second game of the Eastern Conference finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers and missed the rest of the series. James made 13 of the 18 shots he attempt...

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South Africa refreshed and ready to challenge England in Southampton

Ben Stokes made South Africa pay for dropping him twice in his first two balls with a century that powered England to 330 for six. England will take on South Africa on Monday at Lord's befo...

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10 held in Manchester attack probe

10 held in Manchester attack probe

The British prime minister said she planned to "make clear to President Trump that intelligence that is shared between our law enforcement agencies must remain secure". Ariana Grande plans to hold ...

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LeBron James surpasses Jordan as National Basketball Association playoffs scoring leader

With victory in the bag, he sat out the fourth quarter as the Cavaliers routed the Celtics 135-102 to clinch the best-of-seven series 4-1, and set up a third successive championship series against t...

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Monaco's Bernardo Silva agrees to join Man City

Monaco's Bernardo Silva agrees to join Man City

The Blues have kicked off their summer in style, and have announced Silva's arrival little over 24 hours after confirming that Gael Clichy , Jesus Navas , Bacary Sagna and Willy Caballero will l...

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Sabathia, Holliday star as Yankees edge A's

Sabathia, Holliday star as Yankees edge A's

Oakland, languishing in fourth place of the AL West, responded with one of its better games. The A's badly needed a pitcher to step up after their opening day starter scratched Friday. It was the ei...

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Koscielny's FA Cup final ban upheld

Koscielny's FA Cup final ban upheld

With Laurent Koscielny suspended, Gabriel sidelined and Shkodran Mustafi doubtful, the World Cup victor could start alongside young Rob Holding and Nacho Monreal in a back three against Chelsea ,...

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No surprise: It's Cavs-Warriors in the NBA Finals yet again

The 2016 champion Cavs will battle the 2015 champion Warriors for the third straight year. WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) - Celtics star Isaiah Thomas says it's too early to tell if he needs surger...

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Chelsea star Hazard yet to receive new contract offer

The former Lens midfielder admitted in February that he would be open to returning to the Premier League in the future. The Belgium global shook off the disappointment of 2015-16 to reproduce some o...

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England 330-6 against South Africa in 2nd ODI

The vexed issue of ball-tampering is particularly emotive for South Africa given that Test skipper Faf du Plessis was fined his match fee by the International Cricket Council in November for shini...

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LeBron James Says Thinking About Playing Warriors in Finals Is 'Too Stressful'

For James, the Finals are an annual rite. The Warriors are the first team in National Basketball Association history to sweep their first round, conference semi and conference final series so they ...

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Wayne Rooney has 'more or less' decided on Manchester United future

Wayne Rooney has 'more or less' decided on Manchester United future

While the Europa League isn't where Manchester United want to be, winning the trophy was very important for the club. "They will get together because there is a working class ethic about them an...

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Warriors open as favorite over Cavs in NBA Finals

It was 2010 and I was still in high school (sorry) lamenting if the Mavericks would ever put a good enough team around Dirk Nowitzki to win a championship while binging Mountain Dew and Taco Bel...

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Who Should be the Starting Goalie in Game 4?

Who Should be the Starting Goalie in Game 4?

It was a bold decision by Penguins head coach Mike Sullivan , to replace Marc-Andre Fleury, but Murray provided an immediate reward. The NHL is headed for a record-breaking number of one-goal games...

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Arsene Wenger reveals when a decision will be made on his future

Arsene Wenger reveals when a decision will be made on his future

Ospina thwarted Costa and Ozil hit the post after cutting inside Cesar Azpilicueta, but just as in the 2014 final against Hull City, Ramsey's goal was to prove the victor. The win may also protect the...

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Manchester United star Wayne Rooney donates £100000 to terror attack victims

French midfielder Paul Pogba has dedicated Manchester United's Europa League win to the victims of Monday's attack. Mourinho declined to say whether United's top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic, w...

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Iwobi becomes 7th Nigerian player to win FA Cup

Wenger has now won the FA Cup a record seven times , but uncertainty hangs over the 67-year-old heading into the close-season. "But we would prefer to win the Premier League to the FA Cup , so ...

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Emotional United triumph lifts a city blasted by terror

French midfielder Paul Pogba has dedicated Manchester United's Europa League win to the victims of Monday's attack. Ferguson added: "First of all, Manchester is a city like [Ferguson's home ...

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