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And as Warriors small forward Andre Iguodala said to USA TODAY Sports heading into Game 5, there's a chance the invite will never come. The Warriors have denied that they had received an invitation from the White House, but they also refrained from confirming any decision relating to the matter.
  • Mickelson withdraws from US Open

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    Phil Mickelson is missing the U.S. Open for the first time since 1993. The 46-year-old American was waiting on the weather forecast, which had suggested bad weather could delay the start of play on Thursday, but bright sunshine in the morning confirmed he would not be making the tournament.
  • Durant and Curry sink LeBron's Cavs as Warriors reclaim NBA championship

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    The Warriors won the 2015 National Basketball Association championship but failed to repeat past year after blowing a 3-1 finals lead to the Cleveland Cavaliers . "He'll probably be back in the gym the start of July getting ready for next season, so I've probably got to beat him to the gym", Durant said. "I can remember that conversation on my sofa, the look in his eyes", Wanda Durant said.
  • Oakland triumphant as parade set to celebrate NBA's Warriors

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    Though somebody would probably get mad if he said he needs the offseason to rest, most would understand if he just admitted he wanted to manage his workload closely. "For us to be able to add another category to the Olympics, another basketball category, I think it's pretty great ". "So I think that could be really good".
  • YEP reveal Leeds manager, new name, Radrizzani admits announcement today

    YEP reveal Leeds manager, new name, Radrizzani admits announcement today

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    The Leeds fans will be finally relieved once a new manager is named, with the club in need of stability and to look to the transfer market ahead of 2017-18. There's still a few contract details to be sorted, but the Yorkshire Evening Post claim confirmation of his arrival is likely before the weekend.
  • Will the NBA Champion Warriors Visit the White House?

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    Newly minted Warriors star Kevin Durant , who scored 39 points in the game, was named the Finals most valuable player (MVP). Durant - drafted as second-overall pick by the Seattle SuperSonics in 2007 - was an easy choice for the Finals MVP.
  • Curry and Durant want Warriors stay

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    Two-time league MVP Steph Curry contributed 34 points and 10 assists, while 2015 Finals MVP Andre Iguodala came off the bench in stunning form to net 20 points. "I do know me and KD had a conversation along with Draymond and Klay and Andre past year before he even showed up that that was kind of the identity of who we are as a team that we understand how important it is, the guys that are here", Curry said.
  • Can Bangladesh overhaul Indian challenge?

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    In the first encounter between India and Bangladesh , the Indian cricket team under the captaincy of Dilip Vengsarkar had crushed the opponents by nine wickets in a one-sided game. In the other group, Bangladesh got better of Australia and New Zealand , and they entered the semi-finals. Apart from scoring a brilliant century, Shakib also bowled economically.
  • New South Wales beat Queensland in State of Origin opener

    New South Wales beat Queensland in State of Origin opener

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    Then the great Johnathan Thurston , the master in those critical moments when the game's in the balance and Queensland needs to find points, is not there either. NSW coach Laurie Daley hasn't shirked from stating publicly that a large factor in his decision to select Hayne was his reputation to deliver on league's biggest stage.
  • Rain helps Pakistan shock South Africa by 19 runs

    Rain helps Pakistan shock South Africa by 19 runs

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    Pakistan stunned South Africa's star-studded batting line up as they claimed an unexpected 19-run victory (DLS) in the ICC Champions Trophy . Today is another chance for the young captain Sarfraz Ahmed's team to come back from behind and revive hopes of billions of fans by beating South Africa , who have already won their first game against Sri Lanka.
  • Second semifinal: India to take on risky Banglades today

    Second semifinal: India to take on risky Banglades today

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    It had resulted in a lot of acrimony but Bashar said the players have moved on. Speaking on the eve of his side's semi-final clash against Bangladesh at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground, Yuvraj said that he is not focussing on his 300th game and just looking forward to guide his side to the finals.
  • Captain Sarfraz proud of Pakistan young guns

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    Azhar Ali (76) and Fakhar Zaman (57) all but ended previously unbeaten tournament hosts England's slim hopes of victory with an opening stand of 118. The underdogs were skillfully aggressive with the ball, unusually competent in the field and absolutely fearless with the bat as they chalked up a resounding victory by eight wickets in Cardiff , with an incredible 77 balls to spare.