• Robert Lewandowski does not want to leave Bayern Munich, Bundesliga champions say

    Robert Lewandowski does not want to leave Bayern Munich, Bundesliga champions say

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    The Polish superstar is reportedly upset at having missed out on becoming the Bundesliga top-scorer, with that accolade going eventually to his former teammate at Borussia Dortmund , Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. There are no talks with other clubs and there won't be any. Obviously Lewandowski would be a superb addition for either club as he's undoubtedly one of the best strikers in the world but it remains to be seen whether Bayern will be prepared to cash-in this summer.
  • Digne: Barca were better than LaLiga champions Madrid in 2016-17

    Digne: Barca were better than LaLiga champions Madrid in 2016-17

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    But he's strongly refuted claims he could leave, saying: "Of course I'm staying at Barca". And his stats are excellent - just like they were a year ago, when he was also the best player for me and in a league of his own. "I have big ambitions, that's why I'm here". Messi topped LaLiga's scoring charts with 37 goals - eight more than his nearest challenger and team-mate Luis Suarez, and 12 ahead of Ronaldo.
  • ICC could axe Champions Trophy for more T20 World Cups

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    Excitement expectedly hit a fever pitch in the final week of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, with Pakistan scoring a spectacular win over India in Sunday's (June 18) final. We're happy with the brand of cricket we're playing. In an editorial titled "Victory is sweet", the Express Tribune said: "When you are an underdog in a high-octane tournament final and your highly-regarded opponent is the defending champions, hardly anyone has any expectations of you - except of course your ...
  • India arrests 15 people for celebrating Pakistan cricket team's win

    India arrests 15 people for celebrating Pakistan cricket team's win

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    He said all the players deserve huge amount of praise. For all these players, the Champions Trophy is turning out to be a bonanza in financial terms. Maj. Gen. Ghafoor also posted a video showing people in Srinagar purportedly celebrating Pakistan's victory over India. 'We have not hosted any global team for the last eight or nine years, Pakistani players are barred from playing in the IPL (Indian Premier League), but I'm sure with this victory our players will get more opportunities'.
  • FIFA warns Mexico over 'insulting' chants at Confederations Cup in Russia

    FIFA warns Mexico over 'insulting' chants at Confederations Cup in Russia

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    Portugal had the ball in the net shortly before the midway point in the net as Cristiano Ronaldo saw his volley acrobatically turned onto the crossbar by Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa. Mexico's Javier Hernandez heads the ball during the Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match between Portugal and Mexico, at the Kazan Arena, Russia, Sunday, June 18, 2017 .
  • Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers swap National Basketball Association draft picks

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    If it is not, the Celtics will instead receive either Sacramento's or Philadelphia's first round pick in 2019, whichever is more favorable. Likewise, ESPN's Stephen A. According to ESPN , Ainge said that the trade with Philly was the best offer that Boston received "by a significant margin". “We know how good Cleveland and we know how good Golden State is.
  • Lakers not likely to pass on Ball with No. 2 pick

    Lakers not likely to pass on Ball with No. 2 pick

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    That would be risky, however - according to a report from the Ringer's Kevin O'Connor, the Kings are "enamored" with Josh Jackson . He's a can't-miss prospect in his own right, a more slender, more skilled version of Andrew Wiggins. The Los Angeles Lakers could possibly be the National Basketball Association franchise to watch leading up to the 2017 NBA Draft because team that have been associated in several trade rumors of late.
  • Ronaldo summoned for hearing as Mourinho also accused of tax fraud

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    Rio Ferdinand has admitted that like most Manchester United fans, he's hoping to see Cristiano Ronaldo return to the club amid rumours of a Real Madrid exit. They claim that Mourinho, who took over at United previous year, failed to declare € 3.3 million (Rs 23 crore approx.) during his time in the Spanish capital - € 1.6 million in 2011 and € 1.7 million in 2012.
  • Lions still need to improve: Gatland

    Lions still need to improve: Gatland

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    Wing Jack Nowell crossed twice, while his England team-mates Elliot Daly and Courtney Lawes also staked their claim to take on New Zealand with stand-out performances. The Wasps man is in form, contributes all round the field, and boasts an excellent, left-footed kicking game. 'Part of being an All Black, part of our legacy, is that we love these big occasions, and playing the best of the northern hemisphere on these tour situations is a great thing to be involved in.
  • Soccer player Di Maria strikes deal with Spanish prosecutor in tax case

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    According to the report by El Confidencial , Di Maria defrauded the Spanish government out of £1.14 million during his four-year spell at the Santiago Bernabeu. Recently, Jose Mourinho and Cristiano Ronaldo have been in news for tax evasion cases in Spain. The finance ministry had claimed Di Maria hid the money, which related to income from his image rights, via an opaque financial structure involving companies in Ireland and Panama.
  • LeBron Tweets Support Of Cavs GM, Who Parts Ways With Team

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    Griffin , though, nurtured a championship culture and helped deliver Cleveland its first title since 1964. Right now the team is still trying to negotiate trades with Assitant GM Koby Altman and Gilbert running the show. Cleveland's new GM will have to improve a talented but top-heavy roster that includes a lot of aging players who lack athleticism and, most importantly, make staying with the Cavs enticing to James , who is nearly certain to opt out of his contract and become a free agent ...