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Toni Nadal lauds `brilliant` Rafa post record 10th French Open triumph

The 31-year-old lost only 35 games in seven matches and won the title without dropping a set for the third time. Nadal clinched his tenth French Open singles crown on Sunday with a flawless disp...

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Tropical Storm Bret forms; Cindy may be brewing

Tropical Storm Bret forms; Cindy may be brewing

The National Hurricane Center said that interest from the Texas coast to the Florida Panhandle should monitor this storm. Anywhere from the Florida panhandle, through coastal Alabama and MS, int...

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Florida transfer QB Will Grier eligible for entire season at West Virginia

Florida transfer QB Will Grier eligible for entire season at West Virginia

The NCAA cleared West Virginia redshirt junior QB Will Grier for immediate eligibility in 2017. As a freshman, Grier played in Florida's first six games of 2015, starting five of them. Not only wo...

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Spanish prosecutors file a tax fraud lawsuit against Ronaldo

The prosecutor's office in Madrid filed a lawsuit that alleges that the 31-year-old knowingly used offshore accounts to hide income from his image-rights payments. It said the Portugal captain " t...

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Cristiano Ronaldo faces tax probe over image rights

Additionally, the prosecutor also accused Ronaldo of declaring €11.5m ($12.8m) earned in 2011-14 in a tax return filed in 2014, when the prosecutor said Ronaldo's real income during that period ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case July 31 - court

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo , who was accused by the Spanish Authorities of evading tax of 14.7m euros may have to miss the opportunity of playing for his team in a friendly match against a...

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Rafael Nadal Wins Historic 10th French Open Title

Rafael Nadal Wins Historic 10th French Open Title

Wawrinka had to come through five sets against world number one Andy Murray in the semi-finals and his body language quickly displayed his frustration as Nadal masterfully whipped balls into hard ar...

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of tax evasion in Spain

Another big name with Real Madrid connections has been accused of tax fraud in Spain recently. Mourinho coached Real Madrid from 2010 to 2013, guiding the club to wins in LaLiga, the Copa del Re...

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Cristiano Ronaldo breaks silence after Portugal's draw against Mexico in Russian Federation

Cristiano Ronaldo breaks silence after Portugal's draw against Mexico in Russian Federation

But the newly introduced Video Assistant Referee called the referee's attention to Nani being in an offside position, leading to the goal being ruled out. In the second match of group A met the main...

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Celtics, 76ers finalize deal to swap top picks

Once Boston landed the No. 1 pick in the May 16 draft lottery, Colangelo said he expressed his interest in the top selection to Zarren. General manager David Griffin's contract expires June 30, an...

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Mayweather, McGregor agree August super fight

Neither fighter listed a venue in their announcements. Mayweather will fight at the relatively advanced age of 41 in a bout that McGregor has been pushing for months. It nonetheless became clear thr...

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David Griffin ends three-year run as Cleveland Cavaliers GM

David Griffin ends three-year run as Cleveland Cavaliers GM

The renewal - or non-renwal - of the contract has been the cause of much speculation since the Cavs season ended in a loss to the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals. Griffin is the fourth GM to...

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Ronaldo set for July court date in tax fraud case

The Portuguese star wants out of Real Madrid after the club distanced themselves from his tax probe. And according to Spanish sports daily Marca , Ronaldo has told his teammates: "I'm leaving R...

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Andy Murray suffers shock first-round defeat to lucky loser at Queen's

The luckiest of lucky losers Thompson took Aljaz Bedene's place in the main draw then beat Murray 7-6 (7-4) 6-2 in a huge boilover at the traditional Wimbledon lead-up. Given he lives in London ...

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NBA Trade: Celtics sitting pretty; Butler, PG 13 possibly moving

The Sixers and Celtics agreed to a trade that sees Philly acquire this year's #1 pick, in exchange for this year's #3 pick, and a future first round draft pick. The worst-kept secret is the Sixe...

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Macron's party wins majority in French parliamentary elections

Macron's party wins majority in French parliamentary elections

Ms Le Pen said: "Its a scandal that our party that picked 7.6million votes in the first round of the presidential election and three million more in the second round, can not form a group in the ...

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Jelena Ostapenko wins the French Open

Jelena Ostapenko wins the French Open

Halep , 25, was playing in her second French Open final, after losing in three sets to Maria Sharapova in 2014. And when Halep raced into a 3-0 lead early in the second, it looked like the occas...

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Durant vindicates decision to join Warriors

Durant vindicates decision to join Warriors

Golden State cruised to its second championship ring thanks to Kevin Durant , who claimed Finals MVP honors after posting the most efficient scoring performance in Finals history. He is set to earn a...

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Pacers' Paul George on Thursday: 'This is my team, my group.'

Pacers' Paul George on Thursday: 'This is my team, my group.'

Among them, league sources told Sporting News, are the Clippers, who have three significant free agents - Chris Paul , Blake Griffin and J.J. Redick - and are desperate to add a player who could c...

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Sergey Kovalev will have his hands full in Andre Ward rematch

Tickets for Ward-Kovalev 2 "The Rematch" are available on axs.com and at the Mandalay Bay Events Center Box Office. With Kovalev clearly hurt, Ward poured on the punishment with a heavy barrag...

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