• Kiwis beat Oracle in 1st 2 America's Cup races in Bermuda

    Kiwis beat Oracle in 1st 2 America's Cup races in Bermuda

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    The New Zealand team are a fast, well-oiled machine with their aerodynamic pod of four "cyclor" sailors, who supply the energy needed to power the boat's massive wing sail by pedaling on bikes. "We're not even half way through the competition, these guys are 3-0 up and we have five days to make changes". Four years ago, the Americans, guided by Australian skipper Jimmy Spithill, pulled off one of the greatest comebacks in sport.
  • Germany, Chile Play to 1-1 Draw in 2017 Confederations Cup

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    Both of these teams are top teams, the German national team are world champions, and even though Joachim Loew brought the second squad to Russian Federation, this team is still very competitive and capable of achieving high goals. Milligan came to the Socceroos' rescue by slotting home a spot kick on 60 minutes as both sides picked up their first Confederation Cup point. "I think that was the game in which Germany suffered the most that year before winning the World Cup".
  • Bellator 180 Predictions: Wanderlei Silva vs

    Bellator 180 Predictions: Wanderlei Silva vs

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    In New York in the tournament Bellator 180 one of the most interesting fights will be the confrontation of old rivals: Wanderlei Silva vs. Sonnen Cheyla. All three are still very good fighters and guys that could still be on the UFC roster, living comfortably in the 5-15 range in their respective divisions, winning far more than they lose as quality additions to any event and fixtures on the main card .
  • Real Madrid need you: Zidane to Ronaldo

    Real Madrid need you: Zidane to Ronaldo

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    Mourinho guided Real Madrid to the 2011/12 LaLiga title, returning to manage Chelsea after leaving the Bernabeu in June 2013 before taking over as Manchester United boss last summer. Will Cristiano Ronaldo leave Real Madrid with a huge PSG offer on the table? This is similar to deals struck with the Spanish taxman by fellow Argentinians Javier Mascherano and Lionel Messi a year ago.
  • 76ers formally introduce Markelle Fultz to Philly

    76ers formally introduce Markelle Fultz to Philly

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    He can do better than that in Philly-my go-to spots are Morning Glory and Knead Bagels-but, hey, whatever gets you going. Even though Fultz was relatively unknown on a national scale, there's a certain level of luxury that comes with being the No.
  • Unknown facts about birthday boy Lionel Messi

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    The agent said: "Due to life circumstances, I went to live in Barcelona and I brought him to Barca for a trial". The state prosecutor earlier this month accused Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo of knowingly using a complex business structure to hide image rights income in Spain.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo confident for Confederations Cup final

    Cristiano Ronaldo confident for Confederations Cup final

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    Silva, the new Manchester City recruit, turned his right ankle while scoring and did not appear for the second half. His loudest ovation was for applauding back to the crowd when substituted midway through the second half. Santos withdrew Ronaldo on 67 minutes with the semi-finals in mind, and his replacement Nani almost struck within moments of his introduction only for Stefanovic to brilliantly tip behind his deflected shot.
  • Bellator NYC Results: Matt Mitrione KO's Fedor Emelianenko

    Bellator NYC Results: Matt Mitrione KO's Fedor Emelianenko

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    Round One: The round begins with Mitrione taking a few swings at Emelianenko, Emelianenko starts attacking Mitrione with leg kicks. Wow - they both land right hands at the same time and knock each other to the mat! His return to the United States ended unceremoniously quick.
  • Family affair: Lakers get Lonzo Ball and dad with No. 2 pick

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    The odds were against the Lakers keeping their 2017 first-round pick, let alone landing the No. 2 overall selection, yet the basketball gods smiled upon Los Angeles. Johnson's harsh assessment of Russell contrasts with what he previously said about the point guard and what he believes Ball will bring to the franchise.
  • Coach K helped lead Duke standout Jayson Tatum to Celtics

    Coach K helped lead Duke standout Jayson Tatum to Celtics

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    But it was the same way for last year's No. 3 pick overall - Jaylen Brown . Tatum , the son of CBC coach Justin Tatum, said he feels fortunate to be joining a contender immediately. Tatum, 19, who played for the Duke Blue Devils, is listed at 6'8 and 205 pounds. "He was just ranting about how great of a person Brad Stevens is", Tatum said.