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Sarfraz confident of Pakistan's Champions Trophy chances

As far as the mindset was concerned, it made me realise that I can not do everything in every game. "The first challenge is to not think about the fact that we are defending the title". Some people ca...

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Mystique vs. mayhem in unlikely Stanley Cup Final

Not their ability under coach Mike Sullivan to thrive under the pressure that once seemed to crush them. "But it doesn't guarantee anything". Although the Predators are in their first conference fin...

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Fernando Alonso insists he will 'definitely' return to the Indy 500

We got some luck back with the last yellow as we pitted right before it, so it put us near the front. "I'm not positive we would've had anything for those guys there at the end, but I think we definit...

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Toll from Sri Lanka's floods rises to 164

Toll from Sri Lanka's floods rises to 164

Villagers in Agalawatte, in a key rubber-growing area 74 km (46 miles) southeast of the capital, Colombo , said they were losing hope of water levels falling soon after the heaviest rain since 2003. ...

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Celtics-Cavs Odds: Boston Enters Game 4 As Huge Underdogs Again

Forget playing like he had throughout the Eastern Conference playoffs. It's not enough for him. But Kevin [Love] and Kyrie [Irving] had it going early and they played well, so it kind of got him out o...

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Gamesmanship Continues Ahead Of Wizards-Celtics Game 7

It won't be easy and it wouldn't surprise me if the series goes to a game 7 at the Garden Monday night. Boston , who had the top seed going into the postseason, now host National Basketball Ass...

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Monster mash: LeBron James undaunted by beastly Warriors

James has never been ousted in the first round of the playoffs and has remarkably never sustained a serious, season-threatening injury. Our goals were set at the beginning of the season, and that'...

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Rooney close to deciding Man United future

Speaking to Sky Sports F1, Mourinho revealed he was intent on taking a month off from his day job and started his mini-break in style as he arrived in the Monte Carlo paddock just in time for Saturd...

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Isaiah Thomas focused on free agents and not new contract

But the Cavaliers and the Warriors have all the marbles on the line. The Cavs strolled past the Boston Celtics . The Warriors have filled Bogut's starting centre role by committee, with Zaza Pa...

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Djokovic, Muguruza start title defenses at French Open

Djokovic, Muguruza start title defenses at French Open

Nadal, who retired past year before his third-round match with a wrist injury, has a 72-2 record at the clay-court major and is the only player with nine trophies from one Grand Slam tournament. "It b...

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Japan's Takuma Sato wins Indianapolis 500

He's bounced from KV Racing to Rahal Letterman Lanigan to A.J. Foyt Enterprises, and this year, to Andretti Autosport , the best equipment he has steered in the series thus far. A lot of the Japanese...

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Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics Game 5: What We Learned

Stevens said Thomas may consult with two additional specialists. Irving scored 12 points in the quarter with James on the bench to save Cleveland from a blowout. Two baskets by James ballooned t...

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The Warriors will take on the Cavaliers again

So you have to appreciate it. For this we go back to the Las Vegas Superbook at the Westgate. "It's never talked about (in the) National Football League, who's the greatest quarterback". "Just kind ...

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Top seed Angelique Kerber knocked out in first round shock

Monica Puig was also a victor early at Roland Garros. Kerber has seen no upturn in form on the clay courts, suffering early exits in Stuttgart, Madrid and Rome, and her best return at Roland Garr...

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Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers says treble win is an 'incredible feeling'

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers says treble win is an 'incredible feeling'

Champions Celtic were 30 points ahead of them in the league table and are yet to lose a domestic game under Brendan Rodgers . "Everyone is excited, there are a few days left now before another ga...

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Concerns growing at F1 Mercedes after slump at Monaco GP

Button, in what is likely to be his last race, retired having sustained significant damage to the front left of his McLaren following the crash. Meanwhile, Valtteri Bottas finished in fourth place...

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Antonio Conte targets win record after league win

I have time to make the best decision but in this moment I have 13 or 14 players who deserve to play in the FA Cup. He will lift a 15th major honour and fifth Premier League title in Chelsea's fin...

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Young drivers finish strong in star-studded Indy 500 field

Alonso put on a thrilling show and even led 27 laps but he was sent to the paddock when his engine blew with 20 laps remaining. There were fleeting moments he drove like a rookie, losing four posit...

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French Open starts with Petra Kvitova's return

I promised my doctor, who gave me green light, that if I feel pain in my hand during the match or in the practice, I'm stopping immediately. The 27-year-old two-time Wimbledon champion entered t...

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Muguruza through to 2nd round at French Open

Muguruza through to 2nd round at French Open

It is likely the 36-year-old Italian's final French Open match-Schiavone announced her plan to retire at the end of the season-and the strong start serves as a statement of intent for Muguruza , wh...

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