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Her family brought several forms of identification, including her insurance card and a doctor's physical form, to prove she's a girl, but the team was still disqualified. She's so good that she plays on the 11 year-old roster even though she's 8. If Mili's family wants to challenge the disqualification, they said, they can try to appeal with the Nebraska State Soccer Association .
  • Moment of magic gives Lions another lesson on NZ tour

    Moment of magic gives Lions another lesson on NZ tour

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    A second consecutive defeat would hit the Lions hard and they face a tough challenge against a Crusaders side who top the Super Rugby ladder with a flawless record of 14 wins. "It only takes one moment for them to create something and show how clinical they are", he said. The Crusaders front five, led by skipper Sam Whitelock, are all full All Blacks and set the platform from which an enterprising back division can play.
  • Kerber makes history, crashes out in first round

    Kerber makes history, crashes out in first round

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    Although maybe not, considering how Kerber has fared lately. Afterward, a defeated Kerber told the press that pressure has been a factor in her downfall. Kvitova, 27, bested American Julia Boserup , 6-3, 6-2, to advance to the second round of Roland Garros. Afterwards, several other players reached out to show how excited they were for Kvitova's opening-match win.
  • Finally, Melania Trump and son move to the White House

    Finally, Melania Trump and son move to the White House

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    On Sunday, Melania and Donald were pictured holding hands as they walked from Marine One to the White House along with Barron, who sported a T-shirt emblazoned with the words, "The Expert". The move raises the prospect that Mrs Trump may now play a more prominent role as the First Lady. They stayed in New York City for months after President Trump's inauguration so the 11-year-old could finish the school year in New York City.
  • Big comeback puts Halep in French Open semi against Pliskova

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    Roland Garros' battle of the birthdays was won by Jelena Ostapenko Thursday as the Latvian became the first unseeded woman to make the French Open final since Mima Jausovec in 1983. At the beginning of the third set Halep didn't convert a break point, but in the fourth game she broke and then held her serve to lead 4-1. Ostapenko and Bacsinszky, who turned 20 and 28 respectively on the day of the match, had previously played doubles together in China previous year and knew each other ...
  • Back to back champs: Penguins beat Preds 2-0 for Stanley Cup

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    His sliding save against a shot from ex-Pittsburgh winger James Neal kept the two sides scoreless entering the second. He was one-on-one with Matt Murray , but got denied once again. It's familiar territory for Nashville: In Game 1's loss, what would have been the opening goal from defenseman P.K. Subban was wiped out by an offside call that came after a coach's challenge.
  • Dhawan, Kohli seal semi-final berth with commanding win

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    Whichever team wins will advance into the semi-finals of an event featuring the world's top eight one-day worldwide teams, with the losers eliminated from the "mini World Cup". De Villiers, who has been in awful form, couldn't make his ground as Dhoni whipped off the bails in a flash. That's not my decision. The nation had two fine victories to celebrate, along with the football team's win over Nepal on Tuesday, but for the cricketing stars, there was a sudden reality check on Thursday.
  • Ibrahimovic released by United, will continue rehab at club

    Ibrahimovic released by United, will continue rehab at club

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    The Red Devils opted against giving the 35-year-old forward a new contract after he was ruled out until the new year following surgery. The Swede, despite his exit, plans to continue his recovery from his injury at United' Carrington training headquarters.
  • Cespedes hits grand slam in return, Mets beat Braves 6-1

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    Cespedes' hamstring first flared up on April 20 but he attempted to play through the injury . Closer Addison Reed got his 11th save in 13 chances. Cespedes will not start the second game Saturday but could be available to pinch-hit. Mets SS Asdrubal Cabrera committed two errors in the first game, giving him 10 for the season. INF Matt Reynolds, Rivera and RHP Tyler Pill have been optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas to make room for Matz, Cespedes and RHP Seth Lugo on the roster.
  • Jelena Ostapenko wins French Open final against Simona Halep

    Jelena Ostapenko wins French Open final against Simona Halep

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    The Latvian moved level on serve when Halep hooked a forehand wide and then earned another break to chalk up a fourth game on the trot. "I slept very well [last night]". Ostapenko suspected that Saturday's match in sunny, warm conditions in Paris was shown on a big screen in the city center in Riga, Latvia's capital city.