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The Madrid prosecutor said in his 2014 tax return Ronaldo claimed to have recorded revenue from Spanish sources between 2011 and 2013 of 11.5 million euros, though in reality that number was nearly 43 million euros. In a similar situation, Barcelona star Lionel Messi was found guilty of tax fraud previous year. Now Real Madrid , who according to El Confidencial rang newspapers to ensure that Ronaldo was not pictured in a Los Blancos shirt for splashes over the allegations, have ...
  • Sinn Fein to meet Theresa May over DUP deal concerns

    Sinn Fein to meet Theresa May over DUP deal concerns

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    The tragic fire in a London tower block looks set to delay an agreement between Theresa May and the DUP about forming a stable government. "I am concerned about the deal, I am wary about it, I am dubious about it, both for peace process reasons but also for other reasons as well", he said in an interview with BBC Radio 4's the World at One.
  • Real Madrid first team to retain Champions League title

    Real Madrid first team to retain Champions League title

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    It leaves you with an open mouth, the episodes that never went our way", he said , referring to Casemiro 's deflected strike that put Real 2-1 up. I consider myself a man of this house ( Real Madrid ). "I have signed a long-term contract at Real", said Bale, who last October committed himself to Los Blancos until 2022.
  • Aleksandar Mitrovic cancels out Aaron Ramsey penalty

    Aleksandar Mitrovic cancels out Aaron Ramsey penalty

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    Despite the initial disappointment after the Republic of Ireland's 1-1 draw with Austria, Sunday's results were favourable towards Martin O'Neill's side. The second half would see Serbia continue from where they left off in the first, firing balls into the Wales box, and stretching play from one wing to the other.
  • India, Pakistan face each other at Champions Trophy final clash in London

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    Admirable as those sentiments may be, Kohli will find few cricket fanatics in the two countries agreeing with him when he says of the final: "It's just another game of cricket". But the momentum has swung towards India of late. Pakistan were battered by India in 1992 also when Imran's boys were guilty of an abject surrender chasing India's modest 216 and getting skittled out for a paltry 173.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo to quit Real Madrid, Manchester United fans react

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    Ronaldo has denied any wrongdoing Real officials said on Thursday that they were confident that he had acted legally. BBC , meanwhile, quoting a source reported that Ronaldo "doesn't want to stay in Spain". With Ronaldo's future at the club uncertain, Real Madrid are now rethinking their decision on Morata and according to AS, they are considering putting negotiations with Manchester United on hold.
  • Elderly spectator dies during 2nd round of US Open

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    Hitting golf balls on the driving range this week, University Place's Michael Putnam stopped to make a point. Everything was in good shape. So that kind of takes the advantage away from the bombers. Meanwhile, the pilot of a blimp that crashed Thursday morning just east of the golf course reportedly remains in serious condition. "I knew I could shoot a few under par and make the cut", he said.
  • Favorites Portugal, Mexico meet early in Confederations Cup

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    The former United star has a release clause of one billion euros ($1.12 billion) written into his Real Madrid contract, having signed a five-year deal in November 2016. "At this moment, he wants to leave", the source told the BBC . Nani, Ricardo Quaresma and Eder were in the squad when Portugal won the European championship a year ago, with Eder scoring the extra-time victor in the final against host France, but none made it to Fernando Santos' squad for the Confederations Cup, the World ...
  • Lack of wind delays America's Cup Challenger semi-finals

    Lack of wind delays America's Cup Challenger semi-finals

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    Team New Zealand beat Britain's BAR on Thursday to firm as the most likely No.1 the challenger to three-time defending champions US after five days of racing. The victor will face Oracle, which is racing in the preliminaries even though its place in the final is guaranteed as the defending champion. Two impressive victories over Emirates Team New Zealand ensured the holders grabbed a valuable point ahead of the start of the America's Cup proper.
  • ICC Champions Trophy: Sarfraz Ahmed proud as 'no chance' Pakistan reach final

    ICC Champions Trophy: Sarfraz Ahmed proud as 'no chance' Pakistan reach final

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    Wednesday's loss in Cardiff meant England's wait for a first major ICC one-day worldwide (ODI) tournament triumph will continue until at least 2019 - when they stage the next World Cup. Meanwhile Hussain lamented England s "timid play, which he said was in marked contrast to the way they had revived their ODI fortunes since a woeful first-round exit at the 2015 World Cup".
  • America's Cup semi-finals postponed due to high winds

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    All crew member are safe. However, the focal point of discussion back on the dock after an exciting day of close racing in trying, flat water conditions was Outteridges dramatic and unscheduled swim. There could also be damage to the boat's electronic systems. With Artemis Racing (SWE) beating the Japanese in the series 5-3, the Swedes now will face Emirates Team New Zealand in the Challenger Finals.