• Ronaldo Double Propels Real to the Brink of La Liga

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    Madrid immediately broke straight up the other end, Isco dribbled past two players in the centre of the park and then timed and weighted his pass perfectly for Ronaldo, who slammed the ball home via the near post. He has shown that again today, not just with his goals, he worked hard too in defence". His only concern is striker Guiseppe Rossi who is out injured for a long time and Eduardo is expected to prefer John Guidetti to lead his search for goals instead of Claudio Beauvue.
  • Trotz, Capitals expect desperate Penguins for Game 7

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    Some of that is the play in front of him, especially with Pittsburgh defenseman Trevor Daley missing Game 6 with a lower-body injury, but if the Capitals have found a hole on the goaltenders glove side theyre not saying. For the season series, the Capitals are still plus-5 in goal differential. So it was encouraging that Andre Burakovsky scored his first goal in Game 5 and then followed it up with a pair of goals in Game 6.
  • Rinne's rare off-night gives Ducks life in Western Conference Final

    Rinne's rare off-night gives Ducks life in Western Conference Final

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    In danger of falling into an two-game hole against the Nashville Predators, the Anaheim Ducks used a second-period comeback to even the Western Conference finals. On the whole, though, this is one he'll like to forget. If they win two games on the road they can close out the series in six games. "They're not going to give you anything but we worked hard to get our chances and we've got to bury them when we get them".
  • Dhoni delivers as Pune reach IPL final

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    Sundar had turned the match on its head with two wickets in an over conceding just a single run. Seeing the last few games of Rising Supergiants Pune, it has won five out of their last six matches . But he didn't fire in most games. Kings XI wilted under the pressure and were bowled out for just 73 in 15.5 overs with Shardul Thakur the pick of the RPS bowlers, taking 3-19.
  • Conte wants more at EPL champions Chelsea

    Conte wants more at EPL champions Chelsea

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    Batshuayi is yet to start a league game since arriving from Marseille past year, but could be given a run-out if, as expected, manager Antonio Conte elects to shuffle his pack. "This is a dream that is coming true, " said Conte, who has won four successive domestic championships after three with Juventus. "Don't worry I got this yall God loves unexpected heroes Very happy tonight enjoy the title FAM!" "I want to thank the club because they had faith in me and to repay the club is very ...
  • LeBron leads Cavs again, Spurs edge ahead

    LeBron leads Cavs again, Spurs edge ahead

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    J.R. Smith isn't the most imposing figure in the game, but he has been plenty physical with DeRozan through two games in Cleveland. Cleveland Cavaliers, last year's NBA Champions now lead their Eastern Conference Semi-Finals against the Raptors 3-0.
  • Xavi Wants Juventus To Win UCL For Buffon

    Xavi Wants Juventus To Win UCL For Buffon

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    Griezmann has been linked to English Premier League side Manchester United with his adviser saying Real Madrid, Manchester City, Chelsea and Barcelona had all made enquiries. It's true that previous year I called him before signing a new deal because I wanted to continue working with him. "We will continue here while we can", he said.
  • Four-goal Kane helps Spurs punish Leicester

    Four-goal Kane helps Spurs punish Leicester

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    Harry Kane and Son Heung-Min accounted for all of Tottenham's goals on Thursday night. It is incredible to think that Alli was playing League One football with the Buckinghamshire outfit just two years ago, and his rise within the game has been quite a seismic one.
  • Celtics follow euphoria of winning lottery with dud against Cleveland Cavaliers

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    James had 38 points, nine rebounds and seven assists. Look to challenge Cleveland's bigs at the rim instead of settling for kick-out passes and long-range shots. The Celtics will need to keep functioning at tat highest level, but it needs to be a lot more than just that. This is easier said than done because those guys are all guarding shooters.
  • WTA CEO releases statement responding to French Open wild-card announcements

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    Sharapova missed out on the Grand Slam event for the second year running as she continues her return from a 15-month drugs ban. The French Open will begin on May 28, with the qualifiers beginning from May 22. She was on course to win that match and progress to the next round having come back from a set down to win the second set and take a 2-1 lead in the final set.
  • Champions League qualification scenarios for Arsenal, Manchester City, Liverpool

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    Whatever they want, we will see it at the end of the tournament'. In the battle for Champions League, Man City need only a point at Watford to qualify. Nevertheless, Sky's cameras will be at Anfield to broadcast the match live and, as pointed out by the Liverpool Echo , will create a little piece of Premier League history in the process.