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Pakistan head coach Mickey Arthur has expressed hope that the proposed World XI tour to the country will go ahead after his side crushed their arch-rivals India to clinch their maiden Champions Trophy . India's spin mainstay went for 28 from his first four overs. On Sunday evening, the subcontinent was glued to its television sets as India took on Pakistan in the finals of the Champions Trophy cricket tournament being played at the Oval in London .
  • Russian Federation vs Portugal: how and where to watch

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    The game was scored with an own goal by New Zealand's Michael Boxall at the 31st minute of the game. Russian Federation will play against Portugal in Moscow on June 21 and against Mexico - in Kazan on June 24. After much huffing and puffing though the goal did finally come for the home side just after the half hour mark. Alexander Yerokhin sparked the attack with an interception around 30 yards from goal, and his pass was helped on by Poloz into the path of Denis Glushakov .
  • Portugal 2-2 Mexico - Player of the Match - Ricardo Quaresma

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    Ronaldo , 32, is reportedly furious over a tax probe into the off-shore accounts dealing with his image rights, and has reportedly vowed to leave Spain. A thrilling end to the first-half had set the tone for a goal spree in the second but much to the disappointment of all those present at the Kazan Arena, the second period was very cagey for the most part.
  • Sharks will expose key veterans in NHL's Expansion Draft

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    McPhee will be challenged to find ready-made stars to shine on the Vegas strip, especially up front. He struggled in 2016-17, but he was also adjusting to a backup role. There was speculation that Killorn, who also had a less-than-stellar season, would've been a target for Vegas to select, but that's no longer a possibility because he's on the protected list .
  • Ireland hooker Rory Best to lead Lions against the Chiefs

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    Hansen has been firing barbs of his own in the lead-up to the Test , accusing Gatland of having only one style of play and claiming inside knowledge of the Lions reinforcements. "I can't describe what it is going to be like on Saturday, but I know it is going to be pretty intense and there will be a lot of pressure". The All Blacks will likely have been impressed with the efficiency of the Lions' display after a few minor hiccups in the first half.
  • People Want Me to Fight McGregor

    People Want Me to Fight McGregor

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    He's just too good at boxing for McGregor and McGregor is just too inexperienced. "I think it's a matter of how much punishment he [Conor McGregor] is willing to take to get that one shot. The fight is set for August 26 at Las Vegas' T-Mobile Arena, but there's a problem. because Ice Cube has the venue booked. "I wouldn't buy it-but I would be interested in the result".
  • Poor ranking no issue as Pakistan storm into final

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    Morgan added: "We have to evolve with the game over the next two years in the lead-up to the World Cup , but I certainly think we are moving in the right direction". Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed: "Credit goes to the bowlers and the batters, who finished it very well". Bairstow was dropped on 27 when Azhar Ali failed to hold a tough chance at mid-wicket off a pull against Rumman and again on 42 when Azhar, this time at slip, couldn't cling on to another hard catch.
  • Louisville builds big lead, holds off Aggies for 8-4 CWS win

    Louisville builds big lead, holds off Aggies for 8-4 CWS win

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    The Cardinals open their stay at the College World Series with Texas A&M Sunday afternoon at 1 p.m. The Aggies rallied, though. Bedford scored on a sac fly by Walker Pennington and Kopetsky came home on a single by George Janca to make it a 5-2 contest.
  • Confederations Cup: Russia waltz to victory in tournament curtain-raiser

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    Petersburg in 2007. Russian Federation didn't disappoint and tried to play constructive football with, at times, a fluent ball circulation. The FIFA 2018 World Cup will be held on June 14-July 15 2018 in the cities of Moscow , St Petersburg , Sochi, Kazan , Ekaterinburg, Kaliningrad, Nizhny Novgorod, Rostov-on-Don, Samara, Saransk, and Volgograd.
  • Tax Fraud: "We have confidence in Cristiano Ronaldo" - Real Madrid

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    On Tuesday, prosecutors in Madrid filed a complaint to a court in Pozuelo de Alarcon accusing Ronaldo of a "voluntary" and " conscious " breach of his tax obligations. Ronaldo is the latest high-profile footballer to run afoul of Spain's tax man. According to Forbes , Lionel Messi earns $80 million a year, which is 3rd on their list of the world's highest-paid athletes .
  • Maldini joins professional tennis

    Maldini joins professional tennis

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    After calling time on his magnificent career in 2009, Maldini chose to turn his hand at tennis . When asked if his partner could have had a successful career in tennis had he not been a professional footballer, Landonio answered: "It's hard to say".