• Cavs beat Celtics to earn NBA Finals rematch with Warriors

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    Irving was able to stay on the floor and finish the game, scoring a career playoff-high 42 points. The talk of the series so far has been focused on LeBron James , and rightfully so, but Kevin Love is performing on levels we haven't seen in some time .
  • Mumbai Indians take the hard route to storm into IPL 2017 final

    Mumbai Indians take the hard route to storm into IPL 2017 final

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    Opting to ball first, KKR produced a discipline bowling and fielding effort to first restrict Sunrisers to a modest 128 for seven and then overwhelmed the revised target of 48 in six overs with flawless ease. "We've been working hard". The other opener - Sunil Narine , and Gautam Gambhir struggled to get the ball of the square in the face of extremely disciplined bowling from MI.
  • Man Utd Wins Europa, Back in Champions League

    Man Utd Wins Europa, Back in Champions League

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    The Red Devils doubled their lead shortly after half-time when former Borussia Dortmund winger Mkhitaryan acrobatically hooked a Chris Smalling downward header from Juan Mata's corner beyond Onana . The coach has only lost two finals, surrendering the 2004 Portuguese Cup to Benfica when in charge of Porto and the 2013 King's Cup to Atletico Madrid while with Real Madrid .
  • Zambia, Uruguay advance at Under-20 World Cup

    Zambia, Uruguay advance at Under-20 World Cup

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    With six points, Korea is in the top of its group. Korea will face England in the final group match in Suwon, Gyeonggi Province on Friday. Lee Seung-woo, a forward for FC Barcelona Juvenil A, scored in the 18th minute, and Paik Seung-ho, a midfielder for FC Barcelona B, doubled the lead when he converted a penalty.
  • England vs South Africa: Eoin Morgan unperturbed by Ben Stokes' fitness fears

    England vs South Africa: Eoin Morgan unperturbed by Ben Stokes' fitness fears

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    South Africa begin their three-month tour of England with a one-day worldwide against the hosts at Leeds on Wednesday and team manager Mohammed Moosajee admitted the players were concerned. "We've got the team that is capable of (winning our next seven matches)", he said. That allowed an early entrance for home favourite Joe Root, cheered enthusiastically to the crease, but he was content with a junior share of a 98-run stand with Alex Hales.
  • James surpasses Jordan as all-time playoff scoring leader

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    James' 3-pointer, which gave him 28 points for the game, put the Cavaliers up 103-71 over the Boston Celtics with a little under 3 minutes left in the third quarter and a 3-1 series lead. Thursday marked James' 212th playoff game, and he is closing in on 9,000 playoff minutes in his 14th season. LeBron needed 28 points to reach the milestone, and it didn't take him long to get going, as he scored 11 points in the first quarter, going a flawless 5-5 from the field.
  • Cavaliers within one win of NBA Finals return

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    The Celtics , who are missing their best player, injured guard Isaiah Thomas , led by as many as 16 points in the first half and appeared primed to stun Cleveland again while James flirted with disaster. Celtics rookie forward Jaylen Brown is questionable with a hip injury. It's possible Thomas could undergo surgery on his hip. Stevens started Kelly Olynyk , who had 15 points.
  • Things to know heading into Celtics do-or-die Game 5

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    Irving scored a game-high 42 points in Cleveland's 112-99 win over the C's, as the Cavs took a commanding 3-1 series lead in the Eastern Conference finals . He made nine of 10 field goal attempts in the third, including 2-for-3 on three-pointers as Cleveland outscored Boston 54-37 during that stretch.