• Manchester United close in on £65m transfer

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    The Portuguese is considered something of a second season master, with his teams always achieving their best success once he has had one year to establish himself. "Victor is a very talented young player, who has a great future ahead of him at United". "Last year showed us that we need options and quality to add depth to the squad", Mourinho told Expresso .
  • LeBron has no plans of playing in 3-on-3 Olympic tournament

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    For now, we can only dream of what a team comprised of Michael, Magic and LeBron would be able to do on a basketball court. "I haven't seen the full layout of how they plan on executing it; and are they going to use National Basketball Association guys or are going to use college guys?" "We were able to get them a year ago, and they went out and got one of the best players that this league has ever seen", James said.
  • Champions Trophy: Clash of contrasts

    Champions Trophy: Clash of contrasts

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    Medium-fast Rumman Raees took 2-44 off nine overs on an impressive ODI debut, being called up late to replace Mohammad Amir . Root fell when well set after an edged cut off leg-spinner Shadab Khan was well held by wicket-keeper Sarfraz. But Eoin Morgan , the England captain, was confident of plenty of support on Wednesday. Pakistan vs England Match Prediction Who Will Win? Meanwhile England dropped struggling opener Jason Roy, whose four in the 40-run group win over Australia ...
  • Kumble set to continue as coach for WI tour; Rohit, Bumrah rested

    Kumble set to continue as coach for WI tour; Rohit, Bumrah rested

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    Pant seemed to have been rewarded for his excellent showing on the domestic circuit, including impressive displays in the Indian Premier League (IPL) tournament. However, there is still no clarity regarding team head coach. In a communique, the board stated, "The administrative staff of the Indian Cricket Team will continue for the tour of West Indies", thereby indicating that Kumble will continue.
  • Will Power dominates to win IndyCar thriller under caution

    Will Power dominates to win IndyCar thriller under caution

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    Contact ensued, knocking last year's Indianapolis 500 victor out of the race. The previous two-lap track qualifying record was set by Will Power of Team Penske at 219.182 miles per hour in 2013. It was then that the caution came out for Castroneves' crash in Turn 2, and in the cycle of stops that ensued Hinchcliffe got his lap back. "It's really good to work with these guys, (engineers) Craig (Hampson) and Olivier (Boisson) and obviously the rest of the team".
  • Nishikori recovers from nightmare first set to book meeting with Murray

    Nishikori recovers from nightmare first set to book meeting with Murray

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    Britain's Andy Murray reached his fourth consecutive French Open semi-final with a four-set win over Kei Nishikori on Wednesday in Paris . Murray, who will now face 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka in a repeat of the semi-final match-up he won past year, said: "I didn't feel like I played great tennis".
  • Kamala Harris Just Handed Jeff Sessions His Ass

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    He also has vented frustration to aides on Sessions' decision to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation, a decision that led to Rosenstein's appointment of a special counsel, Robert S. An order from the president would not necessarily qualify, he said. Kamala Harris (D-CA) regarding what Department of Justice policy he was referring to, Sessions could not cite any specific details.
  • England humbled by Pakistan in Champions Trophy trouncing

    England humbled by Pakistan in Champions Trophy trouncing

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    England made a solid start as they reached 128-2 but they suffered a collapse to lose eight wickets for the addition of just 83 runs. 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.
  • Twins take Lewis No. 1, Braves get Wright

    Twins take Lewis No. 1, Braves get Wright

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    He was a standout on USA Baseball's gold medal-winning Under-18 team at the Pan American Championships last year and was selected as this year's National High School Coaches Association's high school senior baseball athlete of the year.
  • England crashes out of CT in latest disappointment

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    We knew that we were going to play on a used wicket at some stage in this tournament, and certainly we found out the other day that today was going to be on a used wicket. 8 Three-wicket hauls by Hasan in 20 ODIs, including three in his last three games - 3 for 24 against South Africa , 3 for 43 against Sri Lanka and 3 for 35 in this match.