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To win this at home is a great feeling, it's been a hard season, I've worked tirelessly to get fit and these are your rewards. Madrid's supremacy was clear in the second half. The victory means Real are the first team to successfully defend the trophy in the Champions League era. They've won 11 of the previous 14 - again more than any other team in history.
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    Sri Lanka will today take on South Africa in the first Group B match of the Champions Trophy at the Oval , London .Tahir also finished with a run out, Chris Morris picked up two wickets, and Rabada got one, bowling Lasith Malinga , who was making his first ODI appearance in almost two years.Pradeep should have had his second wicket when Faf du Plessis, on six, skied an attempted hook but Malinga made a complete mess of the catch on the boundary.Du Plessis' edge behind from Sri Lanka's Nuwan ...
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    The panic may have been started by the explosion of a loud firecracker that was mistaken for a bomb, a Reuters witness said. AFP reporters at the scene said chaotic scenes ensued ten minutes before the end of the match, apparently triggered by fireworks being let off and one or more people shouting that a bomb had gone off.
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    That's how you have to play against a team like them, because if they're able to move freely and set good screens, the guys are able to just get a little bit of space or a little bit of breathing room, they could be so effective. He shot 9-of-20 and committed a game-high eight turnovers. Game one the NBA Finals was essentially over in the second quarter Thursday night. He started an explanation of tactics, then said, "It bothers me".
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    Back on the court where he completed his career Grand Slam , Novak Djokovic showed no sign of the crisis of confidence that has affected his game since winning the French Open previous year. "I was very happy with the way I handled the pressure", she said. "It's going to take a little bit of time, and all the good things take a bit of time to get their real effect".
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    Lewis Hamilton believes he can not afford another poor weekend if he wants to stop championship leader Sebastian Vettel from winning the title. It is the second race weekend this season that Hamilton has failed to finish on the podium - while Vettel has finished no lower than second in 2017 - following the Briton's uncharacteristically below-par display in Russian Federation.
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    Despite their early dominance, Real Madrid took the lead following a period of fouls which saw the tempo of the game decrease. They would concede more goals in the final than they did in the previous 12 Champions League games combined this season.
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    Andre Iguodala's three-pointer to end the first quarter gave the Warriors a 35-30 lead and Golden State stretched it to 60-52 at half-time. They just wanted to come in here and get one (win in the first two games). "They are doing a good job of making sure they get two guys on him to keep him off the glass", said Lue when asked about Tristan Thompson's performance in game 1.
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    Here's the description from Nat Geo: "The documentary promises an intimate, unflinching portrait of the free soloist as he prepares to and then achieves his lifelong dream: to climb the face of the world's most famous rock ... Honnold took a route on El Capitain called Freestyle, which as Uproxx noted, usually takes four days to scale. El Capitan can be climbed on a number of different routes, some more hard than others.
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    Aware that Ronaldo had been below his best in two Champions League finals after feeling overworked earlier in those campaigns, he rested the forward nine times this season and was rewarded with 16 goals in his last 10 appearances. It came in the 45th minute. Madrid were already in control when Bale went on, but he almost scored after a ball was crossed toward him inside the area.
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    They had three early attempts on goal. It was a thrilling first half with the Italians making a strong start. " Zidane believes in us a lot", Ronaldo said. Juventus went into the final with an unbeaten record in this season's Champions League and had conceded only three goals en route to Cardiff .