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The 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A match between New Zealand and Portugal will be played at Saint Petersburg Stadium and kicks off at 17:00 CEST on Saturday 24 June 2017. "We are well prepared", he added. We know what we need to do. "We have guys who are self-confident and who are only thinking about today's job". "Hurdle runners don't think about the next one, they think about one hurdle at a time".
  • 2017's Gamescom will be opened by German Chancellor Angela Merkel

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    Previous year 345,000 visitors graced Cologne for the event, so it's a big deal in the gaming world, and Merkel's presence will only heighten its status. "The participation of the Chancellor is a sign of great appreciation for us", says Gerald Böse, President and Chief Executive Officer of Koelnmesse.
  • Lewis Hamilton claims pole in Azerbaijan

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    His crushing performance in qualifying has provided him with the chance to do just that. At the other end of the F1 spectrum, the misery continues for struggling McLaren as Fernando Alonso and Stoffel Vandoorne were eliminated from the first part of qualifying.
  • Bottas fastest ahead of Raikkonen in final practice in Baku

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    Max Verstappen was fifth for Red Bull ahead of the two Force Indias of Sergio Perez and Esteban Ocon , Canadian teenager Lance Stroll who was eighth ahead of his Williams team-mate Felipe Massa and Australian Daniel Ricciardo , who crashed his Red Bull to engage the red flag and create the final drama.
  • Garcia: Madrid would be fine without Ronaldo

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    Neymar has also been chased by Spanish authorities over irregularities surrounding his move to the Camp Nou club, and knows how Ronaldo is feeling. Di Maria spent four seasons with Real Madrid between 2010 and 2014 and the details of his case have been confirmed by the Spanish tax authorities.
  • Golden Knights pick Fleury in expansion draft

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    Glass was the first of three first-round selections for the NHL's newest franchise - the Vegas Golden Knights - on Friday at the United Center . Suzuki said he had never been to Vegas. "I didn't have a team to look after this year, so I could find time to go out and watch players and be involved in it". "I'm so thrilled. When I interviewed with Vegas at the combine - it was my best interview".
  • Angel di Maria settles Spanish tax case and pays 2m euros fine

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    Angel Di Maria has agreed a deal with Spain's state prosecutor in which the former Real Madrid forward admits two counts of tax fraud of nearly €1.3 million euros ($1.4 million) in exchange for a lighter sentence. In return, the Spanish government ratified that Mourinho was in compliance with his tax obligations during his time at Real. The accusations against Ronaldo have caused speculation in Portugal and Spain that he is considering leaving the country to play elsewhere.
  • Isles ship out Travis Hamonic with another big move on tap

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    Hamonic and a fourth round pick in either the 2019 or 2020 NHL Draft was sent to Calgary in exchange for the Flames' first and second round picks in 2018 and a second round pick in either the 2019 or 2020 draft. That request had since been rescinded . Limited to only 49 games in 2016-17 due to injury, Hamonic didn't have his best year with the Islanders, but when healthy he's a dependable blue liner that was trusted with shutting down the star forwards of opponents.
  • Markelle Fultz Excited To Head To The (Insert Team Name)

    Markelle Fultz Excited To Head To The (Insert Team Name)

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    Fox is considered by several scouts as one of the best in the draft thanks to being the fastest in the draft and how he attacks every time he has the ball. Last night was exciting for the Los Angeles Lakers and the rest if the teams in the National Basketball Association. As Lonzo walked on stage to meet Commissioner Adam Silver and put on a purple Lakers hat, LaVar put on a gold and purple Big Baller Brand hat, the company he has started.
  • NHL Draft especially big for Devils, Golden Knights

    NHL Draft especially big for Devils, Golden Knights

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    So now the Golden Knights not only have a roster , but have a lot of assets to deal, if they choose to do so. The Golden Knights were required to take at least one player from each team and a minimum of 14 forwards , nine defencemen and three goaltenders in the expansion draft .
  • Mourinho doesn't want Manchester United to sign Ronaldo

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    He and Mourinho are both clients of football super-agent Jorge Mendes, who has also been summoned to appear before the court at Pozuelo de Alarcon on June 27. Athletes must still, however, pay taxes on other income earned in Spain. A statement from the Attorney General's Office confirmed that the Madrid Prosecutor's Office had lodged the papers, relating to 2011 and 2012, with the municipal court.
  • Hamilton takes 66th career pole in Azerbaijan

    Hamilton takes 66th career pole in Azerbaijan

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    Hamilton claimed the 66th pole of his career, pulling clear of Brazilian great Ayrton Senna's mark and leaving the Briton just two shy of Michael Schumacher's record of 68. "Coming out of the last corner I was just "thinking please be enough". The track has the longest full throttle section on the current F1, likely to favour Mercedes' engine power, while overtaking is expected to be challenging around the tight Baku streets.