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Now India return to Edgbaston where they launched their title-defence with a 124-run thrashing of arch-rivals Pakistan . Cardiff , Jun 15 England captain Eoin Morgan insisted his side would stay true to their attacking style after an eight-wicket Champions Trophy semi-final thrashing by pakistan .
  • Faria leads Rays to 8-1 rout of Blue Jays

    Faria leads Rays to 8-1 rout of Blue Jays

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    Good breaking ball and looked like his fastball had some jump to it. The game took three hours seven minutes to play. As hard as it is to imagine, given the disgusting start the Blue Jays got off to, they entered Tuesday's game just 1.5-games out of the second wild-card spot in the American League East.
  • Kevin Durant scores 39 as Golden State Warriors win championship

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    Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant puts on his championship T-shirt after Game 5 of the 2017 NBA Finals at Oracle Arena in Oakland. "I was anxious, I was jittery". "You have to tip your hat to Cleveland", he said . The Warriors had been dominating the entire series, and many thought the scrappy, young team from Oakland, Calif., would sweep the champion Cavaliers the same way they swept through their earlier competition in the playoffs, but the Cavaliers rallied, and Friday night's ...
  • Qatar withdraws troops from Eritrea-Djibouti disputed border

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    Later on Tuesday, the UAE ambassador to the United States , which has an air base in Qatar , said there was no military component to the steps taken against Doha . Qatar , a major United States ally, has been in the spotlight since four major Arab powers, including Saudi Arabia and Egypt , severed their ties with the country and accused it of supporting terrorism and working secretly with Iran , the arch-foe of the Saudis.
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    However, it was France who took the lead just before the halftime break as Djibril Sidibe saw his initial effort saved before firing home the rebound from close range. "We were down to 10 men, so hats off to the players, because that is a great England team", he told TF1. Speaking to talkSPORT after the game, Southgate said: "I think the way we managed the period from 2-2, when France were down to 10 men, that was an opportunity to go on and win the game".
  • Ruthless Pakistan shock England in Champions Trophy

    Ruthless Pakistan shock England in Champions Trophy

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    Mohammad Hafeez , (left) celebrates hitting the winning runs with Babar Azam in their eight-wicket win over England in Cardiff . But they came up against a thrilling performance from Pakistan , who limited England to just 211 runs - well below the 300-mark that has become their norm.
  • Riley Curry returns to steal the show after Warriors win National Basketball Association title

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    Cleveland star LeBron James , who won his first title in 2012 by beating Durant's Thunder in the finals, sees how the journey has made Durant into a champion over the past five years. The Warriors claimed the title in 2015, before it changed hands to the Cavaliers previous year. Curry , who had to take a backseat to accommodate Durant as the team's new alpha dog, praised his new teammate for embracing the Finals stage.
  • Man United begin Morata move after Griezmann blow — Transfer Focus

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    Morata fuelled speculation he could be set to join United by "liking" an Instagram post reporting the link on Sunday, with Juanma Lopez acknowledging the Old Trafford option is intriguing for his client. Jose Mourinho led Manchester United to a disappointing sixth-place finish in their first season under the Portuguese coach. Zlatan Ibrahimovic's deal with the Red Devils will not be extended after the Swede picked up a serious knee injury that will reportedly keep him sidelined ...
  • Pakistan Beats England, Advances to ICC Champions Trophy Final

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    It was a ideal toss to win for Pakistan especially because of the fact that they were playing on the same pitch where they beat Sri Lanka in the previous game of the tournament. An edge from Plunkett's bat offered England their first boundary for 10 overs but he fell the next ball, hooking straight to Azhar off Raees. It seemed Pakistani batsmen were batting on a different pitch during the chase as they cruised to complete the target in 37.1 overs, after openers Azhar Ali (76 off ...
  • ICC Champions Trophy 2017, India bowl first after winning toss

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    The Indian pace attack hailed as one of the best in the tournament has come to the party picking up wickets at regular intervals for their team. Former Pakistan skipper Imran Khan, under whose leadership the nation had won 50-over World Cup in 1992, tweeted: "Now the whole nation awaits our team making amends in the final against India - if they defeat Bangladesh ".
  • Pakistan spoil England's party to reach Champions Trophy final

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    England lead the head-to-head battle with a 6-4 record against Pakistan in ICC tournaments. The winning runs came courtesy of a Hafeez pull to the square-leg boundary, leaving him unbeaten on 31, as Pakistan continued to belie their ranking of eighth in one-day global cricket.
  • Floyd Mayweather & Conor McGregor Announce Aug. Fight

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    Floyd Mayweather for this August in Las Vegas . Mayweather has never lost a boxing match in his entire career, going 49-0 before retiring from every fight except this one. Mayweather will reportedly be paid over 100 million U.S. dollars for the contest, which will be broadcast on pay-per-view networks across the world.