• British and Irish Lions team to face Maori All Blacks
British and Irish Lions team to face Maori All Blacks

And Sean O'Brien hasn't had a lot of rugby either. "Hopefully, fingers crossed, they'll both be available for Saturday". "Sam (Warburton) is well aware of the competition that is there at the moment". Nobody can say with any certainty how any particular phase of the game will go because every phase changes from game to game. The headline sele...

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  • Woakes forced to quit Champions Trophy after strain
Woakes forced to quit Champions Trophy after strain

Captain Eoin Morgan had understandably mixed feelings as he reflected on an eight-wicket success against Bangladesh but pondered the probability that scans on Woakes' side strain will at least limit his participation over the next two-and-a-half weeks.

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  • Fans at parade cheer on Penguins for Stanley Cup win
Fans at parade cheer on Penguins for Stanley Cup win

One by one, the flightless birds strutted their stuff as they waddled down a hallway lined with cheering spectators. Senators star undergoes surgery • The Ottawa Senators are hopeful that star defenseman Erik Karlsson will be ready for the start of next season following surgery on his left foot Wednesday.

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  • Ex-Pakistani cricketers appreciate team for defeating England in semi-finals
Ex-Pakistani cricketers appreciate team for defeating England in semi-finals

Sarfraz batted at number five when Pakistan toured the United Kingdom in 2016 for a five-match ODI series and thrived despite the added responsibility on top of his wicketkeeping. "It seems as if he has lot of batting potential and I think he is one for the future. You guys been thrashed fair n square by Pakistan ". After bowling the hosts out...

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  • Jelena Ostapenko shows no fear ahead of meeting Simona Halep in final
Jelena Ostapenko shows no fear ahead of meeting Simona Halep in final

Thirtieth seed Bacsinszky , who needed a bandage applied to her right thigh midway through the first set, looked the more likely victor at that point as she sought to celebrate her 28th birthday by surpassing her semi-final run of 2015. I knew I had to be aggressive to try to beat her. The Czech edged a marathon 77-minute first set against 28th ...

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  • NBA Champs Golden State Warriors Mulling Rejection of Trump White House Visit
NBA Champs Golden State Warriors Mulling Rejection of Trump White House Visit

With winning a championship routinely comes the opportunity to visit the White House , but it's not clear if the newly-crowned Golden State Warriors will pay a visit to President Donald Trump just yet. They made their group plea to Kevin Durant last summer, Stephen Curry and the core of the Golden State Warriors traveling cross-count...

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  • Why? George Brinkman arrested in North Royalton, Ohio triple murders
Why? George Brinkman arrested in North Royalton, Ohio triple murders

George Brinkman , who had been house-sitting for the couple, was the only person who had access to Rogell and Roberta's home. The couple's bodies were found Monday in their North Canton home. He had allegedly barricaded himself inside a home in Brunswick, Ohio , police Lt. Steven Hoover told PEOPLE . Police say Brinkman had a handgun an...

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  • Pakistan vs England semi-final: Pakistan show how it's done
Pakistan vs England semi-final: Pakistan show how it's done

The win has helped them to go to the Finals. There is no reason for you (Sarfraz) to be so happy. Don't wish to get into the details on who won them the games. "After the first loss, we were very down". "This was a golden chance to win a tournament at home, and I think all we can do now is keep looking towards that World Cup and use this as a rea...

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  • India thrash Pakistan by 124 runs in Champions Trophy
India thrash Pakistan by 124 runs in Champions Trophy

Coming out to bat and chase a big total of 324 in 48 overs, Pakistan had their target revised to 289 in 41 overs due to another rain interruption. Pak skipper Sarfaraz, before the game had said that Pakistan are ranked number 8 in the team rankings and have nothing to lose. Ali continued to battle on, top scoring for Pakistan with a stead...

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  • Yankees Put Up Football-like Numbers in 13-Run Victory
Yankees Put Up Football-like Numbers in 13-Run Victory

Aaron Judge's bomb, which came after Aaron Hicks - who else? - ripped a double to left. Judge, who grew up in Linden, Calif. - almost 400 miles north of Anaheim - blasted a tie-breaking, two-run homer to right field that traveled 438 feet with one out in the eighth inning, enabling the Yankees to beat the Angels 5-3 and increase their win...

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  • Champions Trophy: Eoin Morgan wants England to knock Australia out
Champions Trophy: Eoin Morgan wants England to knock Australia out

While victory all but assures England top spot in Group A and a place in the first semi-final in Cardiff on 14 June, New Zealand are left to scrap with Bangladesh and Australia to join the pre-tournament favourites in the knock-out stage.

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  • Lionel Messi-themed amusement park to be built in China
Lionel Messi-themed amusement park to be built in China

You'd nearly think he was building a theme park for fun. He said: "Of course we know his past experiences, but we have never had direct exchanges and talks". The MEP's attractions will spread across 46,000m2 of indoor space, while there will also be 12,000m2 of garden game areas and 25,000m2 of public space.

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  • Champions Trophy: Rain saves Australia, points shared with New Zealand
Champions Trophy: Rain saves Australia, points shared with New Zealand

Williamson underscored his status as one of the players to watch in this tournament, easing into his 97-ball innings before splattering Australia's much-feared pace attack around Edgbaston with an array of shots. "We bowled both sides of wicket, we gave them a lot of freebies, and it was pretty ordinary, to be honest with you", Smith said. Ro...

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  • Reeling from shooting, Washington tunes in for Congressional Baseball Game
Reeling from shooting, Washington tunes in for Congressional Baseball Game

The hospital released a statement Wednesday night, saying Scalise was in critical condition and would require additional surgeries. In a rare moment of unity, congressional Republicans and Democrats took to the field for their annual charity game at Nationals Park Thursday, just 36 hours after a shooting rampage which left one of their collea...

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  • McGregor prohibited from elbowing, kicking Mayweather during fight
McGregor prohibited from elbowing, kicking Mayweather during fight

Yahoo! Sports reports that full terms were not available for their report, but that the fight will happen in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand or T-Mobile Arena. "In any boxing match, if a guy throws a roundhouse kick to the head, there's going to be a penalty", Attar said . "What we know is that Conor McGregor is a huge hitter and he's been knock...

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  • Canadian Formula One Grand Prix
Canadian Formula One Grand Prix

That transmission, part of a longer message informing him of title rival Sebastian Vettel's position, must have sounded like music to race leader Lewis Hamilton's ears. "I asked to check and then running behind the safety auto with the damage, it was so slow that you couldn't really feel it". "Baku is another circuit that is very smooth, like R...

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  • Curry, Durant bank on Warriors
Curry, Durant bank on Warriors

Maybe not. But super they were. "I think they feel, I think within Cleveland and around the league, they feel that he's very much in play to leave again and likely head out West to one of the two L.A. " Teams and franchises are going to be trying to figure out ways that they can put personnel together, the right group of guys together to be able t...

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  • Chelsea make mammoth £52.5m bid for Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly
Chelsea make mammoth £52.5m bid for Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly

Koulibaly's agent, however, was coy on his client's future. Despite Napoli's firm refusal to let go of their prized defender, Koulibaly's agent, Bruno Satin, told Mondo Napoli that a move would be possible. But Napoli are apparently insisting they will not sell the defender as they look to finally pip Juventus to the Serie A title next s...

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  • LeBron James says he never played for a 'super team.' Really?
LeBron James says he never played for a 'super team.' Really?

Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder were eliminated in the 2016 Western Conference Finals by the Warriors and he chose to join the rival franchise the following season, per UPI.com. Rihanna also weighed in on the feud, re-posting a parody video made by a fan that featured Rihanna as Simba, Durant as Scar and Cavs star Lebron James as Mufasa...

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  • Warriors beat Cavaliers in Game 5, win National Basketball Association title
Warriors beat Cavaliers in Game 5, win National Basketball Association title

He became the third player to ever win Finals MVP in his first year with the team, joining Magic Johnson (1980) and Moses Malone (1983), while also becoming the third player ever to win four scoring titles and a ring, along with Michael Jordan and Wilt Chamberlain.

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