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Fatah are accusing Hamas of undermining the Palestinian democratic process and stifling democracy by refusing to hold elections in Gaza . Their lingering, decade-long split remains an obstacle to providing a unified Palestinian voice in peace negotiations with Israel.
  • Spanish Grand Prix 2017 Qualifying: Saturday's F1 Results, Times, Final Grid

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    Hamilton will start Sunday's race at the Circuit de Catalunya from the 64th pole position of his career as he bids to reduce his 13 point gap to Vettel in the drivers championship. Valtteri said: " For most of the weekend we've had the edge on Ferrari but in Q3 they raised their game ". Fernando Alonso will start in seventh despite missing most of first practice on Friday after his Honda engine blew up on first lap.
  • Saul Alvarez to take on unbeaten Gennady Golovkin

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    The three judges awarded Alvarez all 12 rounds with each scorecard marked 120-108. It was all Canelo, all the time . The debate of who is the better of the two will finally be decided in the ring . It could end up at the T-Mobile on Mexican Independence weekend. Triple G fight would be held. The deal with Golovkin was signed a week earlier but successfully kept under wraps.
  • Middlesbrough 1 - Southampton 2: Boro fans taunt home side by cheering Saints

    Middlesbrough 1 - Southampton 2: Boro fans taunt home side by cheering Saints

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    Follow the action with live tweets here (please note, we're not responsible for its content ). The man asked to spark a late-season revival at the Riverside Stadium following head coach Aitor Karanka's exit in March had to find a new way after the Spaniard's conservative approach had left his team mired in a defensive mindset which ultimately proved terminal.
  • More arrests likely in IPL fixing case

    More arrests likely in IPL fixing case

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    Two people were arrested from a room on the 17th floor of the city's only five-star hotel, which is located near to the stadium. Three people, including Shah, were arrested on Thursday on charges of betting in an IPL match in Kanpur between Gujarat Lions and Delhi Daredevils.
  • Rangers: Niskanen hit that injured Crosby a 'fluke,' not malicious

    Rangers: Niskanen hit that injured Crosby a 'fluke,' not malicious

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    Now that the captain is out for at least Wednesday's Game 4 and possibly much longer than that, Pittsburgh's championship odds have dropped to +350, behind the Edmonton Oilers and the Nashville Predators. "He's very positive. We're very optimistic, and we're hopeful that we'll get him back in a timely fashion". The going has been a bit slower for McDavid in his playoff debut.
  • Man United, Ajax advance to Europa League final

    Man United, Ajax advance to Europa League final

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    The second leg tie produced a 1-1 draw, but following a nervy finish, United squeezed through the tie on a 2-1 aggregate scoreline. United boss Jose Mourinho has already selected the goalkeeper to start ahead of final clash with Ajax as he has two world-class stoppers to choose from.
  • Chipped Ice A.M.: Cullen, Hagelin have Game 7 pedigree for Penguins

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    Washington will benefit from playing at home and get off to a fast start. The Canadian star was examined by a team doctor who ruled he did not need to be removed from play for further evaluation. "I've got to believe that (the momentum from Game 6 is) going to roll over, that they're finally sick and exhausted of hearing that they haven't gone to the third round and will break through", Boudreau said.
  • Neal OT winner lifts Predators over Ducks in Game 1

    Neal OT winner lifts Predators over Ducks in Game 1

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    That's not exactly how it happened , though. That's what ultimately matters. The focus now shifts to the conference finals match-up with Game 1 starting tonight in Anaheim, which will be a repeat of last years first round, and the second leg of what I have previously dubbed, "The Eyesore Series".
  • Capsule preview of the Spurs-Warriors conference finals

    Capsule preview of the Spurs-Warriors conference finals

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    The Golden State Warriors play host to the San Antonio Spurs at the Oracle Arena in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals. Despite Leonard's absence, the Spurs throttled Houston 114-75 in Game 6 at the Toyota Center to advance to their first Western Conference Finals since 2014.
  • Defense best offense for Predators vs. Blues

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    St. Louis Blues right wing Vladimir Tarasenko (91), of Russian Federation, skates in front of Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne , of Finland, left, after Tarasenko scored the winning goal during the third period in Game 2 of an National Hockey League ho.
  • Rain Could Play Major Role in Already Unpredictable Kentucky Derby

    Rain Could Play Major Role in Already Unpredictable Kentucky Derby

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    The Irish-bred colt went off at 16-1 odds and was the only runner in the Derby to have raced overseas. "We love Patch , but we're not going to waste our money on him", said Faye Kline, of Lake Wallenpaupack. I think by taking the conservative route that we did with the Tampa maiden, and the (allowance race) instead of the Fountain of Youth, and then the Florida Derby, got us here with a fresh horse.