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Winger Alex Cuthbert scored a try after having two disallowed to help under-strength Wales beat Tonga 24-6 in a one-off rugby test at Eden Park on Friday. Fly-half Sam Davies, making his first start after six caps as a sub, kicked four penalties, with Alex Cuthbert's first-half score and a late penalty try giving the scoreline a more flattering look.
  • Kohli impressed by Pakistan turnaround

    Kohli impressed by Pakistan turnaround

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    Virat Kohli and men decimated Bangladesh by nine wickets in the last four match to set up title clash against Pakistan . On the eve of Sunday's high-profile rematch he also said the Birmingham encounter was an "aberration", entirely uncharacteristic these days of a team who often glory in their reputation for unpredictability.
  • Wounded Pakistan look to overcome India for final glory

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    After Pakistan was thrashed by India by 124 runs two weeks ago, coach Mickey Arthur blamed "the magnitude of the occasion" for the fear his side showed. He credited the bowlers for Pakistan's brilliant come-back following a crushing defeat against India in the beginning of the tournament. " Pakistan can beat anyone on their day, everyone is aware the kind of talent and ability they have", said Kohli.
  • US Open Still Up For Grabs

    US Open Still Up For Grabs

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    Justin Thomas made the biggest splash Saturday at the U.S. Open, but Brian Harman will be heading to the first tee with the lead for Sunday's final round. "Hit a lot of good shots". MELL: Patrick Reed . Now that he may finally have figured out how to get his Captain America mojo going in a major, he looks unsafe.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo Wants To Leave Real Madrid

    Cristiano Ronaldo Wants To Leave Real Madrid

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    We shall have to wait to see what happens, but you can be sure that Cristiano Ronaldo will be this summer's biggest soccer story. Club president Nasser El-Khelaifi would jump at another chance to sign Ronaldo , even if there were suggestions he leveraged PSG's interest to boost the multi-million euro contract extension he signed a year ago.
  • NBA Draft 2017: How many picks do Warriors have?

    NBA Draft 2017: How many picks do Warriors have?

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    Durant was named the Most Valuable Player of the NBA Finals on Monday after claiming an elusive NBA championship over the Cleveland Cavaliers . Despite coming up on the losing end of The Finals for the fifth time in eight trips, James averaged a triple-double over the five games, a first for the NBA's championship series.
  • Champions Trophy final: Mercurial Pakistan shouldn't be discounted, says Mike Hussey

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    What it does do is it just solidifies the direction we want to move in". "No one is a victor beforehand, and you can't predict anything in this game". " Pakistan can beat anyone on their day, everyone is aware the kind of talent and ability they have", said Kohli. The cricket game on Sunday isn't the only sporting contest on offer featuring India and Pakistan .
  • FIFA Confederations Cup 2017: Hosts Russia defeat New Zealand 2-0

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    Russian Federation convincingly beat New Zealand 2-0 at the St Petersburg stadium in front of 50,251 people , including President Vladimir Putin and FIFA President Gianni Infantino , who addressed the crowd before kickoff. Stanislav Cherchesov says Vladimir Putin's rousing speech at the Confederations Cup opening ceremony gave Russian Federation extra motivation to defeat New Zealand .
  • India favoured to beat Pakistan in final

    India favoured to beat Pakistan in final

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    You can never tell how a particular team starts a tournament. Some teams start very confidently and then fade off. Since the beginning of ODIs in 1971, India and Pakistan have played in the finals of multi-nation tournaments 10 times , with Pakistan holding the edge.
  • Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry Help Bring NBA Title Back to Oakland

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    In the fifth game of the NBA Finals they defeated their archrivals Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120, and for the second time in history, Larry O'Brien Trophy is heading for Oakland . Last season, he appeared in 79 regular-season games for the eventual-champion Warriors en route to obviously starting each contest. Durant averaged 35.2 points, 8.2 rebounds and 5.4 assists per game, earning all 11 votes for Finals MVP.
  • 5 potential destinations for Cristiano Ronaldo

    5 potential destinations for Cristiano Ronaldo

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    Ronaldo has sent shockwaves through the sport after reports in Portugal stated he is desperate to leave Spain in the wake of tax fraud allegations and his decision is " irreversible ". Manchester United recorded a revenue of around $739 million (converted from 577 million GBP) and in addition to that, they are apparently prepared to do all they can in order to bring back their former star to Old Trafford.