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The 32-year-old Briton hugged Bottas in parc ferme, and latterly managed a smile and clenched fist for the cameras as Mercedes celebrated the Finn's victory in front of their garage after the race. Yet Toto Wolff and Niki Lauda, the two Austrians in charge at Mercedes, are both confident that the ugly in-team fighting, which at times marred Mercedes' dominance over the past three years, will not resurface this season.
  • Chelsea boss Antonio Conte not taking title for granted despite Everton win

    Chelsea boss Antonio Conte not taking title for granted despite Everton win

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    Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas hasn't always been first-choice for Antonio Conte this season, but he's still been pivotal in their Premier League title run. That's good for our confidence. "I think it is important to win but also to have great enthusiasm". "To come back from a couple of disappointing seasons, we've come in and turned it round".
  • Seismic showdown set to continue in Game 6 — Sunday's Best

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    Then there is reality - the Capitals trail the series 3-2 and again will face elimination when the teams meet Monday in Game 6 at PPG Paints Arena. It took until the final three minutes for Pittsburgh to come to life. Backstrom, along the right wall, started a bang-bang play by passing to Kuznetsov below the extended goal line. It was a comprehensive victory for the Capitals, who limited their opponents to 18 shots and forced 11 giveaways.
  • FG to invite Anthony Joshua to Nigeria

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    He has offered Klitschko a rematch and also has his eyes on an all-British clash with Tyson Fury, who has not fought since spectacularly dethroning Klitschko in November 2015. " But we can only concentrate on AJ's career and guiding him ". On Saturday, at Wembley Stadium history was made in front of a record crowd by Anthony Joshua.
  • Barry Hawkins knocked out of the World Snooker Championship by John Higgins

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    Four-time victor Higgins , who described Selby as "granite" and a "fantastic champion", had led 10-4 before the Englishman fought back to win nine of 10 frames and lead 13-11. "You have to put it out of your mind". The Leicester potter seemed to lose his nerve, realising the finishing line was within sight as he fouled twice by missing the balls despite being able to see them - and playing a odd pot attempt that left Higgins in the balls.
  • Bouchard says 'cheater' Sharapova deserved lifetime ban

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    Sharapova initially received a lukewarm response from the crowd before polite applause as well as whistling were heard. The Russian had not been afraid of the reception that awaited her, despite the fact that she entered the event on a much-debated wildcard.
  • Bonino scores late as Pens top Caps in Game 1

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    Penguins coach Mike Sullivan said he and his staff don't play the matchup game too often, which is perhaps a big reason for the road success dating to past year. "That's leadership", Trotz said of the meeting. Then next shift they score again. When Hornqvist could not return after the first period, Sullivan began pairing up different players on Crosby's line.
  • Fury wants to get back in ring in July, says Frank Warren

    Fury wants to get back in ring in July, says Frank Warren

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    FORMER HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION Wladimir Klitschko should start winding down his career against lower quality opposition and go out on his own terms, says Bernard Hopkins. It didn't help that everything was festooned with the letters BLAB, which I believe stands for Black Label, something to do with his sponsor, although he was probably just relieved they had abandoned plans for a new fuchsia line.
  • Real Madrid should be looking to dash Atletico dreams early

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    Mbappe, who was not yet born when Buffon made his FIFA World Cup™ debut with Italy, has nevertheless warned that the tie is far from over: "We know it's hard, but we're going to do all we can to play a great game". "We know how to beat them and we hope to do everything possible to achieve our goals ". His match-winning performance at the Santiago Bernabeu last month, when he hit two goals including a last-gasp victor to defeat Real Madrid , is one standout moment, but there are many ...
  • Cavaliers sweep way into Eastern Conference Finals

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    The King, LeBron James , had an extravagant series against the Toronto Raptors. The series victor will face Cleveland in the Eastern Conference Finals. James played the entire fourth quarter - but he'll have plenty of time to rest since the conference finals won't start before May 15 . "We've just got to do a better job of taking those leads we get and just playing smart basketball down the stretch".
  • Capitals overwhelm Penguins 5-2 to force Game 7

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    Coach Barry Trotz stuck with the lineup he used in Game 5 with Alex Ovechkin on the third line, Burakovsky on the first, and Karl Alzner as the seventh defenseman. The Capitals looked like the team we have been waiting for in the third period of Saturday's game. Crosby has a history of concussions and missed the first six games this season.
  • Jazz PG Hill (toe) out for Game 2 vs. Warriors

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    This is nothing new for a Utah squad that used 23 different starting lineups throughout the 82-game season because of injuries and illnesses. The Cleveland Cavaliers weren't even double-digit favorites in their two home games against the Toronto Raptors, but Golden State has been too dominant to make the betting line any lower.