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Germany sent on Timo Werner for the ineffectual Wagner, and the young RB Leipzig striker was causing Australia all sorts of problems with his pace, nearly scoring a fourth goal after a twisting and weaving run but could only manage to hit the post in the 75th minute.
  • Salvador Perez's grand slam in eighth lifts Royals past Red Sox

    Salvador Perez's grand slam in eighth lifts Royals past Red Sox

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    Boston right-hander Hector Velazquez was almost as good as Hammel in his second career start, carefully navigating a bunch of baserunners during the first two innings. An MRI came back negative, and manager John Farrell said Pedroia is day to day. On a Tuesday last December, inside a posh hotel in National Harbor, Md., the Royals and Boston Red Sox crafted a pair of trades that would shape their 2017 seasons.
  • Read recovered and raring to go against Lions

    Read recovered and raring to go against Lions

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    It's been a hard season, but you try and take as many positives out of it as you can. "Just being out for a walk, there's may more fans on the streets and the buzz is building nicely". Players who excel in these series find their names loom large in rugby history: Carwyn James and Barry John in 1971 or Graham Henry and Dan Carter, who engineered New Zealand's 3-0 series win in 2005.
  • Mignolet ´really hungry´ for silverware with Liverpool

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    Going after a player with two full seasons of Premier League experience is a better option for Klopp than playing Milner out of position or a 20-year-old coming back from a major knee injury. Last season, the 26-year-old Algerian worldwide featured in 38 games (all competitions) for the Serie A club and provided no fewer than 10 assists. "Everyone can see the coach gives everything".
  • Cristiano Ronaldo accused of $16.5 million tax fraud

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    However, a statement from Ronaldo's management company Gestifute insisted the company, Tollin, which was established during Ronaldo's time with Manchester United , has acted in accordance with British and Spanish tax laws. The 32-year-old is the reigning Ballon d'Or and FIFA World Player of the Year victor. He has led Madrid to back-to-back Champions League titles and its first Spanish league in five seasons, and helped Portugal to win last year's European Championship.
  • Are the Los Angeles Lakers considering passing on Lonzo Ball?

    Are the Los Angeles Lakers considering passing on Lonzo Ball?

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    All signs point toward the Lakers taking Ball with the No. 2 overall pick in Thursday night's draft. "That was something that I didn't recognize", Buss said ( via the Los Angeles Times' Tania Ganguli ). It was agreed to in principle at that point, with the last holdup being the customary league approval on the terms. Though George's representatives informed the Pacers this week that he intends to become a free agent after his contract expires and then sign with the Lakers in the 2018 ...
  • Liverpool finally edge closer to completing Salah signing

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    Even my personality was different, I was a kid - I was 20 or 21". "We have a great team and very good players". Salah will form part of a potent Liverpool attack which includes Sadio Mane, Roberto Firmino , Divock Origi and Daniel Sturridge, although the latter has been linked with a move away from Anfield.
  • 76ers take Markelle Fultz, Lakers grab Lonzo Ball to start NBA draft

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    Philadelphia took Markelle Fultz and the Los Angeles Lakers selected Lonzo Ball , both point guards, before the Celtics were on the clock. The Chicago Bulls traded three-time All-Star Jimmy Butler and the 16th overall pick to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn and the No.
  • Elliot Daly and co hand Warren Gatland Test selection dilemma

    Elliot Daly and co hand Warren Gatland Test selection dilemma

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    Jack Nowell's sparkling try double was the highlight as the Lions scored four tries and kept the Chiefs from crossing the line, further building momentum as the opening test looms on Saturday. "Warren's a very respected man, he doesn't talk often but when he does everyone listens", said Nowell. We always said we'd get better the longer the tour went on.
  • Here is what Misbah said about Sarfraz after Pakistan's victory over England

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    When will the India Vs Bangladesh , ICC Champions Trophy 2017 2nd semi-final match be played? All-rounder Ben Stokes tried to steer the team to as respectable a score as he could, but he fell for 34 with 2.2 overs remaining, a period of the game where England could have done with some of his trademark lusty blows to the boundary.
  • After second thoughts, Shiv Sena decides to support Ram Nath Kovind

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    Shiv Sena , the second biggest constituent of the National Democratic Alliance, has slammed the BJP for its choice of Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind as the presidential nominee of the ruling coalition. "Our cadre will give you a befitting reply", he said. The party first pitched Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat as its first preference, saying only a person like him can guide the country in the direction of being a Hindu nation, resolve the Ram Temple issue in Ayodhya and ...