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Lyon win dramatic shootout to defend title

But with neither side able to make the breakthrough it was left to the women in gloves to decide it and as the ball flew past her Kiedrzynek sunk to her knees. PSG captain Shirley Cruz came close in t...

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Ronaldo at his best ahead of Champions League final

His previous finals ended in losses to Barcelona in 2015 and to AC Milan in 2003. One of the greatest strikers ever to play the game, Ronaldo is a two-time World Cup victor and has represented some ...

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Novak Djokovic makes winning start with new coach Andre Agassi

Novak Djokovic makes winning start with new coach Andre Agassi

Fourth-seed Nadal is on a semi-final collision course with defending champion Novak Djokovic , and the Serbian takes on Joao Sousa of Portugal. The 14th-seeded American recorded his worst resul...

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Kohli: The Chastened Skipper Of India

There is no need to motivate players any differently because if you're playing for India , there is no need for any separate motivation. But a defiant Kohli said: "For a few people it can be a nervou...

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Kolkata to face Mumbai for IPL final berth

Two-time champions Mumbai now meet the Rising Pune Supergiants , coached by former Black Caps skipper Stephen Fleming, in the final on Sunday (Monday NZT). "It's just wonderful, just want to execut...

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Grieving US tennis star plays on at French Open

Grieving US tennis star plays on at French Open

But there's not going to be a day where I'm just going to let you win. "I wish he was following along - I know he is from upstairs - but it's just so emotional, it's hard to describe". A questionabl...

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Captain Morgan will not rob Roy of England opening spot

England coach Trevor Bayliss has insisted that the tournament hosts will stick with their aggressive approach during the Champions Trophy despite a chastening defeat by South Africa . His 95 cam...

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Errol Spence takes Kell Brook's world title

Spence was ahead on all three judges scorecards at the time of the stoppage and improves his ideal record to 22-0 as he claimed the IBF welterweight strap in his first world title contest. I tried to ...

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Venus Williams may have accidentally revealed Serena Williams' baby is a girl

The 32-year-old American, doubles victor in Paris in 2015, refused to buckle when Kvitova went 4-2 ahead. Only Andre Agassi (41) and Lleyton Hewitt (45) have played more . Muguruza trailed 5-2 at...

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Beating South Africa huge boost ahead of Champions Trophy: Morgan

Officially known as Wills International Cup, the 1998 ICC KnockOut Trophy was a One Day International cricket tournament held in Bangladesh and the first tournament apart from the World Cups to in...

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Lack of trust evident as state budget fails to pass

Lack of trust evident as state budget fails to pass

Illinois House Democrats say they will not vote on a state budget on the last scheduled day of the spring legislative session. "IL is the first state in eight decades to go without a budget, and S...

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Was Raikkonen sacrificed for Vettel?

The slightly different stopping strategies for Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen gave the German the edge. The flashpoint was on Lap 34 of the 78-Lap event as Raikkonen, who had started on...

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Tamim century lifts Bangladesh to 305-6 against England

Watching England play 50 over cricket for much of the last 20 years has been like watching your nan trying to work out how to use an iPad. But the winning start came at a cost, with Chris Woake...

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Martina Navratilova says Margaret Court is a

Martina Navratilova says Margaret Court is a "homophobe"

Martina Navratilova has launched a scathing attack on former Australian tennis player Margaret Court by labeling her a "racist and a homophobe". "It is now clear exactly who Court is: an incred...

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NBA Finals Preview: All The Best Things Come In Three's

In those cases, the defending champion went 5-1. This NBA Finals is in uncharted territory. This series was an exact flip of the previous year's result. The Warriors, who won the title in 2015...

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Mr Met gives fan the finger, employee out as team mascot

The Mets also reportedly said that the person donning the Mr. Met costume Wednesday night will not wear it again. The Mets have had the mascot since 1964, and it is one of the most recognizabl...

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Durant not feeling pressure of NBA decider

Not that anyone expected any different. That's up from last year's numbers of Golden State minus-210 and Cleveland plus-180, and implies slightly more than a 70 percent chance that the Warriors will a...

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George North excited by potential of Lions squad to tour New Zealand

Gatland will steel himself with the belief that all this may reflect a fear that the Lions are capable of winning a first series there since their only victory in 1971 - a tour that left a deep impr...

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Court documents back up Tiger Woods story

ET on Monday after being arrested by police in Jupiter, Fla. Officials said video of the arrest was captured on at least one police cruiser dash cam. "I'm hoping that he gets things turned around ...

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Gambhir guides Knight Riders past Sunrisers at 1:30am

Gambhir guides Knight Riders past Sunrisers at 1:30am

Indian leg-spinner Karn Sharma claimed four wickets to lead MI to finals. The two-time champions Mumbai Indians now meet Rising Pune Supergiant in the final on Sunday. Piyush Chawla was asked to...

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