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Britain's Ainslie stakes all on America's Cup dream

Emirates Team New Zealand, determined to atone for its soul-crushing loss in the 2013 America's Cup, took a big step forward Thursday when it clinched a spot in the challenger semifinals on Bermuda'...

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Wawrinka-Nadal final on Sunday

Wawrinka-Nadal final on Sunday

Stan Wawrinka subjected Andy Murray to a barrage of body blows as he broke down the Briton's formidable defences to reach the French Open final, twice coming from a set down to win a high-octane...

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Steve Kerr Throws Shade At Players Who Say They Could've Beaten Warriors

Steve Kerr Throws Shade At Players Who Say They Could've Beaten Warriors

Needless to say Kerr isn't serious, but he did get some serious laughs from reporters in attendance and rightfully so. Players are less talented than they used to be. "He just took a night off wheneve...

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Champions Trophy: Australia suffer heartbreak, match against Bangladesh abandoned

Australia reached 83-1 to close to within 100 runs of a comfortable victory over Bangladesh , only for bad weather to abandon play and force them to settle for a point. Smith's side now need to beat...

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Murray, Nadal eye French Open final spot

Murray said he will move on to the grasscourt season in good heart, despite missing out on a 12th grand slam final. The No. 3-seeded Wawrinka, a 32-year-old from Switzerland, reached the fourth Gran...

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Pakistan stun South Africa with rain-hit, 19-run win

Pakistan stun South Africa with rain-hit, 19-run win

Just three days after conceding 319 for three against arch-rivals India in a crushing 124-run opening defeat by the title-holders at Edgbaston, Pakistan were a transformed side on their return to ...

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Warriors go for historic NBA Finals sweep

The Warriors recovered it, Curry hit two free throws, and the game was over. Cleveland was led by James with 39 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists. It would turn out to be the game-winner. On ...

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Champions Trophy 2017: India wins warm-up match against Kiwis

Champions Trophy 2017: India wins warm-up match against Kiwis

The weather forecast is for a fine day in London , and it will be up to the teams to overcome the pressure and recent memories to put their best foot forward. Virat Kohli will most likely stay with ...

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LeBron James moves up on Forbes' list of top paid athletes

Overall, 63 Americans made the list with the majority of the athletes being basketball players. With a total pay of $22 million, Kohli is placed 89th on the rankings chart. The oldest athlete on the l...

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Nadal targets 10th French Open title against Wawrinka

However, in the quarter-finals, he dropped the first set against Kei Nishikori before his greater stamina proved decisive. Nadal withstood a shaky start before reeling off four games in successi...

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French Open 2017: Nadal, Djoko ease past Round One

French Open 2017: Nadal, Djoko ease past Round One

Djokovic dropped served four times and required nine set points to claim the second set against a player who had only won 10 games in their previous three encounters. Over on the other court, on at...

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Theresa May FINALLY says she's SORRY after general election shock

How stable can such a government be is anyone's guess. "I think the only thing that political commentators can agree on is that we have uncertainty right now and nobody has any clue what shape this ...

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Harry Kane to captain England against Scotland

England manager Southgate insisted that Kane was a player he had earmarked for the skipper's role but that the permanent job is still up for grabs. You are playing week in, week out but for your co...

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LeBron James to Lakers if He Loses Finals

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) moves the ball against Los Angeles Lakers guard David Nwaba (10) during first half at Staples Center. But it's hard to imagine LeBron settling for ...

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Wawrinka comes back to beat Murray, reach French Open final

Wawrinka broke serve in the seventh game and closed down the match at 15-40 with one of his trademark one-handed screeching backhand winners. The arc of Wawrinka's career has tempted some to compr...

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LeBron James climbs to third place in career NBA Finals scoring

Game 3 on Wednesday night was a flawless example - the Cavs handed the Warriors their best shot, and it still wasn't enough to beat them. Durant, still one win from the coveted championship he left...

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Man Utd Reportedly Agree Personal Terms With Zlatan Ibrahimovic Replacement

The newspaper says that United's executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward will not be held to ransom by the Real hierarchy, who could make life hard for the Premier League club over their refusal to sell ...

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Nadal crushes Thiem to set up Wawrinka showdown

Nadal crushes Thiem to set up Wawrinka showdown

The 32-year-old Wawrinka , who lost to Murray in last year's semifinals, is the oldest Roland Garros finalist since 1973. It turned when Murray missed a forehand drop shot at 2-3 and he lost it...

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Field wide open for Triple Crown finale

The year of American Pharoah. The vet treating the horse cited "possible foot" as the issue. It will be the second straight year that a different horse captures each of the three legs of the Triple...

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Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco

It should have caused an immediate ejection. 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 hal...

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