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Portugal's victory, however, came at a cost as Guerreiro limped off in the second half with what manager Fernando Santos said could be a broken leg. "I would like to say something on behalf of my players". When Ronaldo's volley thumped the crossbar, Nani pounced on the rebound, but the video ref spotted that four players were offside. Ronaldo has denied the charges.
  • Pacers' Paul George to Cavaliers or Celtics?

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    While it seems inevitable that Paul George will return to where he grew up and play for the Los Angeles Lakers , the Pacers are now actively looking to get any kind of return for their star player. As of this moment, the stars connected to Los Angeles are Paul George ( Indiana Pacers ) and LeBron James ( Cleveland Cavaliers ). The report comes after previous trade discussions came to light on Monday.
  • Man Utd boss Mourinho accused of Spanish tax fraud

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    The Portuguese has been accused of tax avoidance in Spain and in the aftermath of those reports , it emerged that he wants a new challenge away from Spain having achieved all he can with the 12-time European Champions. The Madrid prosecutor said the case was presented to a local court. It will be up to a judge to decide whether to take Mourinho to court. Last year , Barcelona forward Lionel Messi and his father, Jorge Horacio Messi, were found guilty of three counts of tax ...
  • Pakistan to be one of top three teams by 2019 WC: Afridi

    Pakistan to be one of top three teams by 2019 WC: Afridi

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    Richardson said: "Whether we keep the Champions Trophy in 2021, or move to two World T20s, needs to be discussed and settled". They have been waiting for this for a long, long time. Men, women and children packed the airport, and captain Sarfraz Ahmed held up the trophy to loud cheers and chants of "Long live Sarfraz!" as a police band played patriotic songs nearby and players' vehicles were showered with petals.
  • Dravid questions Dhoni, Yuvraj's role and future in the Indian team

    Dravid questions Dhoni, Yuvraj's role and future in the Indian team

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    The Indian cricket team suffered a huge defeat against Pakistan in the ICC Champions Trophy final on Sunday as Pakistan got the better of their arch rivals after eight long years. In the modern day cricket, number 4 and 5 positions often define the result the match and hence both Yuvraj and Dhoni at these positions could be bit of a liability considering the fact that they are past their prime and although there is no denying their match-winning prowess, a call has to be made if a team has ...
  • Lions name team to face Maori All Blacks

    Lions name team to face Maori All Blacks

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    The 26-year-old is locked in a battle of contrasts for the Test No.14 jersey, with his raw pace and power running stacked up against Israel Dagg's more rounded game. "We've got to make sure we adapt during the game with the way teams are scrummaging against us". "It takes a bit of doing in training, but we are here for a reason".
  • Zimbabwe's Rusere to officiate at Women's World Cup

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    Sports ReporterZIMBABWE will be represented at the ICC Women's World Cup 2017 in the United Kingdom with one of the country's top cricket umpires, Langton Rusere, officiating at the tournament. England kick off their campaign proper against India at Derby on Saturday, but first have practice matches against the Sri Lankans and New Zealand on Wednesday.
  • Hundreds Mark Anniversary of Orlando Shooting

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    Club owner Barbara Poma said attendees had "gathered in the name of love", while Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer told victims' loved ones they would "once again once again be able to smile, and dance, and laugh". "I just couldn't. I'm too angry", Cobbs said. However, President Trump took a more considerate approach to acknowledge the anniversary of the massacre.
  • CJ McCollum, on criticism of Golden State and Durant:

    CJ McCollum, on criticism of Golden State and Durant: "They're crap"

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    Durant opted to join the only 73-victory team in National Basketball Association history and then scored 39 points in the finals' clincher, which the Warriors won by nine points. Then there was Steve Kerr , the man who endured illness during these playoffs, to eventually return to the sidelines during Game 2 of the 2017 Finals.
  • Kieran Read to lead All Blacks against Lions

    Kieran Read to lead All Blacks against Lions

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    On Saturday, aged 20, he will start a test for the first time after being named ahead of 53-test veteran Julian Savea on the left in the All Blacks lineup. The former All Blacks skipper says Steve Hansen has named a strong New Zealand team to face the Lions in Auckland on Saturday. Read is partnered in the back row by Sam Cane and Jerome Kaino, with Brodie Retallick and Sam Whitelock selected in the second row.
  • Mexico snatch draw against Portugal in frantic finish

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    The goal was eventually ruled out, after the referee consulted with the Video Assistant Referees, who deemed Pepe to have been offside. Soares scored late with a right-foot shot from inside the area after Mexico midfielder Hector Herrera gave the ball away, and Moreno's equalizer came with a firm header from close range after a corner kick.
  • Packers' Guion arrested in Hawaii on intoxicated driving

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    He was released after posting $500 bail. The incident could be a third and final strike for Guion, who is about to serve his second suspension since signing with the Packers in March of 2014. Then three months ago, the league suspended Guion again, this time for the first four games of the upcoming 2017 season. "The Packers are aware of the matter involving Letroy Guion ", a Packers spokesman said when contacted about the incident Wednesday afternoon.