• Hamilton wins in Canada for sixth time

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    He inspired me to be where I am today so to receive this is the greatest honour. He damaged his front wing when he clipped it against the back of the Red Bull Racing vehicle of Max Verstappen . Force India driver Sergio Perez rounded out the top five. "We came here with the vehicle back to where it should be, it doesn't mean it's going to be like that every time but I think we've learned a lot and I'm happy".
  • Violence, Persecution Displace 65.6 Million in 2016

    Violence, Persecution Displace 65.6 Million in 2016

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    The figure that includes refugees , asylum seekers and people uprooted inside their own countries was some 300,000 higher at the end of previous year than at the end of 2015, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees said. This year alone, 5. 5 million people fled the war-torn country. Unfortunately, the massive scale of the problem defies quick solutions and requires non-developing countries to step up with more financial and diplomatic support, not to mention a commitment to ...
  • All to play for as round three begins at Erin Hills

    All to play for as round three begins at Erin Hills

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    Another warm, dry day is drying out the course during the second round of the U.S. Open , and the players are noticing a difference. Nor are McIlroy and Day, marking the first time the world's top three players all missed the cut in a major.
  • Germany vs Australia 19 June 2017: Confederation Cup Preview and Predictions

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    Thomas Rogic's first shot was blocked, putting Bernd Leno off balance in goal. But Ange Postecoglou's men refused to throw in the towel and Juric pulled one back after more unconvincing goalkeeping from Leno, the attacker tapping home a rebound after the Bayer Leverkusen shot stopper failed to hold on to what seemed like an easy ball, with the goal allowed to stand after a VAR referral did not confirm a potential handball in the build-up.
  • Nate Diaz slapped with lawsuit seeking over $1 million in damages

    Nate Diaz slapped with lawsuit seeking over $1 million in damages

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    The Ballengee Group is suing Diaz in a lawsuit filed Tuesday in Dallas County (Texas) District Court for theft, breach of contract and fraud, among other charges. We reached out to Nate for comment. Since the pair of McGregor fights, Diaz has stated that he will only return to the Octagon for the right fight and for the right price.
  • The Long-Awaited McGregor-Mayweather Fight Is Finally On

    The Long-Awaited McGregor-Mayweather Fight Is Finally On

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    The fight has been a media fixation over the past year. And while many expect Mayweather to dominate the contest against the relatively inexperienced boxer, UFC president White reckons McGregor could give the undefeated champion a hard time in the bout.
  • Penguins demolish Predators in Game 5 blowout win

    Penguins demolish Predators in Game 5 blowout win

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    A shot by Pittsburgh Penguins' Justin Schultz gets past Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) for a goal during the first period of Game 5 of the NHL Stanley Cup Final , Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Pittsburgh . Where do you want to start? I think we have to win a game. He allowed three goals on nine shots in the first period . Rinne insisted his confidence isn't shaken though he was disappointed with Thursday's result.
  • MLB Draft: Reds take super prospect Hunter Greene with second overall pick

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    Round 1 begins tonight at 7 p.m. ET. The last time was in 2001 when the club selected Joe Mauer . Wisconsin-Milwaukee catcher Daulton Varsho, son of ex-big league outfielder Gary Varsho, went No. Earlier Monday, McKay won a third consecutive John Olerud Award, given to the NCAA's top two-way player. Hunter Greene (left) went No. 2 overall to the Reds in the 2017 MLB Draft .
  • Wayne Gretzky to present Hart Trophy at NHL Awards

    Wayne Gretzky to present Hart Trophy at NHL Awards

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    NHL 18 is also making it easier than ever to play with or against friends, creating more than 64 ways to team up and play on the couch or online, and bringing co-op play to more modes including Hockey Ultimate Team, Online Vs. On the other side of the puck is the new Defensive Skill Stick, providing you with poke-check targeting and controlled stick sweeps. New Creative A.I.
  • Halep, Ostapenko to battle it out for French Open title

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    Romanian third seed Halep, the runner-up to Maria Sharapova in 2014, claimed a 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 win over Karolina Pliskova , the second-seeded Czech. She followed up a quarter-final comeback win over Wozniacki with a less impressive display against Bacsinszky, considering she committed a higher-than-average 45 unforced errors , per the IBM Slamtracker .
  • Best follows up OBE with Lions captaincy

    Best follows up OBE with Lions captaincy

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    Gatland explained the decision on Saturday as being pragmatic. The Wales fly-half starts tomorrow's tour match with the Chiefs , which means it is unlikely he'll feature against the All Blacks on Saturday. Gatland said Farrell was only kept out of Saturday's match against the Maori All Blacks as a "precautionary" measure. "There's no doubt there's some pressure on him (Warburton) because certain players and certain combinations have gone well".