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It was perhaps fitting too that Kane, the club's local favourite, proved to be the match-winner as Spurs' victory secured them second place in the Premier League. For United fans, they will be disappointed with the team's display on the day. The Tottenham fans have taken to Twitter to express their views on the right-back pairing, with the majority stating that the elder statesman is the superior of the two players.
  • Sevilla reach deal with Argentine FA for Sampaoli

    Sevilla reach deal with Argentine FA for Sampaoli

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    Juan Carlos Unzué, the Barcelona assistant manager, is a leading candidate to replace Berizzo, after Luis Enrique's number 2 was overlooked for the big job at the Nou Camp. Argentina have been looking for a new manager since dismissing Edgardo Bauza in April and Sampaoli, who has never hidden his desire to coach his homeland, quickly emerged as one of the favourites to fill the vacancy.
  • Nadal beat battling Thiem to claim fifth Madrid Open crown

    Nadal beat battling Thiem to claim fifth Madrid Open crown

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    He also beat Thiem in the Barcelona final in a much more lopsided contest. That felt like a critical moment and Nadal went on to break in the first game of the second set, before backing it up by holding for 2-0 after a lengthy game. The second was a battle that took nearly an hour was an epic battle with both players locked at 2-2 before Nadal went ahead 4-2. But the Spaniard, buoyed by his belief and eager to avoid a third set, would earn two more championship points, converting the ...
  • James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors

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    Irving had only six points, with James and Kevin Love doing the bulk of the damage. Love hurt the Celtics throughout the series with perimeter shooting, and finished Game 5 with 15 points and 11 rebounds. So it's worth noting that James needed 33 more games to surpass Jordan, but he took the record at a younger age - James is 32 and Jordan was 35. Irving, who shook off a Game 4 twisted ankle, was 9 of 15 from the floor and 4 of 8 from 3-point range.
  • Rahane, Tiwary, Dhoni and Washington pin Mumbai, power Pune into final

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    Who knows? The biggest advantage for Pune in this upcoming match is the presence of MS Dhoni in their line-up. Patel lacked support and any chance of a Mumbai victory was all but over when he holed out to Thakur, who finished with figures of 3-37 as Pune marched into what will be Dhoni's milestone final.
  • Day 'felt weird' being in lead at Players Championship

    Day 'felt weird' being in lead at Players Championship

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    J.B. Holmes, Alex Noren, Chez Reavie, and Jon Rahm are all right behind McGirt and Hughes at 4-under. "I hit a good shot, but it can go there, it can go three yards past". William McGirt chips up onto the 15th green during the first round of The Players Championship golf tournament at TPC Sawgrass - Stadium Course. "Obviously there's so much water here and there's no real easy recovery from the water".
  • Cavaliers beat Celtics 135-102 to advance to NBA Finals

    Cavaliers beat Celtics 135-102 to advance to NBA Finals

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    The chatter about an NBA Finals' matchup of two teams with unblemished playoff records is gone, but the challenge from the Celtics has sharpened the focus of the defending champs. Had the Celtics put forth the effort and execution that they did in Game 3 in the first two games of this series, they might not be in the position that they are in now.
  • Ian Poulter to play PGA Championship after European Tour invitation

    Ian Poulter to play PGA Championship after European Tour invitation

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    But Si Woo Kim's golf game in the final round of The Players Championship on Sunday was a performance beyond his years and one for the ages. He closed with a 71 and tied for second with Louis Oosthuizen , who shot 73. It's Oosthuizen's sixth career runner-up finish on Tour, an impressive list of results that includes playoff losses at the 2012 Masters and 2015 Open as well as close calls at the 2012 Deutsche Bank Championship , 2015 U.S.
  • Djokovic, Nadal could meet in French Open semifinals

    Djokovic, Nadal could meet in French Open semifinals

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    For the first time , the top five players in the rankings are over 30, but there are several youngsters who could win their first Grand Slam in Paris . Agassi bloomed again after a mid-career slump that took him from world No1 to outside the top 100 in 1997 and he returned to win the 1999 French Open and US Open.
  • Kunitz's 2-OT goal sends Pens to Final

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    Chris Kunitz provided the victor, a knuckler from just outside the circle that made its way past Craig Anderson 5:09 into the second extra period and moved the Penguins a step closer to becoming the first team in almost 20 years to repeat.
  • Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool transfer deals may not be done before pre-season

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    Liverpool's number 10 has been hugely important for his side, racking up 17 goals and seven assists in 40 appearances for the club this season, and Jurgen Klopp's men look a different team with the long-shot specialist in it. The 24-year-old has been linked with a move to Camp Nou following his excellent displays this season, with the Brazilian scoring 13 goals in 31 Premier League outings to help fire his team into the Champions League .
  • Report claims Naby Keita could cost Liverpool £60m

    Report claims Naby Keita could cost Liverpool £60m

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    However Oliver Mintzlaff, Leipzig's chief executive, has poured cold water on talk of an exit for Keita. That would see the Reds smash their current club-record transfer fee of £35m, paid to sign Andy Carroll from Newcastle in 2011. It won't be Liverpool's spending power that puts the deal into jeopardy with Klopp set to have the club's largest ever transfer budget at his disposal.