• Miguel Salgado expects Cristiano Ronaldo to stay at Real Madrid
Miguel Salgado expects Cristiano Ronaldo to stay at Real Madrid

It was not immediately possible to reach Di Maria's representatives for a comment. Life at Real Madrid is a little unhappy right now. Along with Di Maria, all of the above are linked through Portuguese super agent Jorge Mendes . Angel Di Maria has agreed a deal with Spain's state prosecutor in which the former Real Madrid forward admits two ...

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  • Butler trade sets the stage for looming free agency
Butler trade sets the stage for looming free agency

He managed to shoot 46.3% from two, 35.4% from three and 80.6% from the free throw line. "That's one thing people don't know". "Growing up, I've always had coaches who preach defense, (including) Coach (John) Calipari at Kentucky", Lyles said.

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  • Russia, FIFA reach last-gasp TV deal for Confederations Cup
Russia, FIFA reach last-gasp TV deal for Confederations Cup

The findings are presented in a report entitled "Red Card". Russia's World Cup organizing committee was not available for immediate comment. Additionally, the worldwide rights group said one of their researchers was detained , questioned, threatened, and eventually released without charges by Russian authorities while trying to interview...

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  • Examining how Markelle Fultz and Ben Simmons could mesh together on court
Examining how Markelle Fultz and Ben Simmons could mesh together on court

National Basketball Association champion Golden State and Cleveland didn't have a pick in the two-round draft, though the Warriors acquired the rights to second-rounder Jordan Bell from Chicago. The Mavericks selected former No. 1 overall high school recruit Dennis Smith Jr. with the No. 9 pick, and he'll get to run his team against Jackson. "There...

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  • Hamilton's latest pole position moves him 2nd all-time in F1
Hamilton's latest pole position moves him 2nd all-time in F1

Behind the top four, Red Bull-Renault came to Azerbaijan with a few more updates and looked fast in practice, but it turned out to be more down to the chaotic events that saw - among others - a mighty crash for Sergio Perez at the very tight turn eight.

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  • Hamilton Pips Bottas To Take 66th Pole In Azerbaijan
Hamilton Pips Bottas To Take 66th Pole In Azerbaijan

Then the red flag was brought out with three and a half minutes to go as Daniel Ricciardo parked his Red Bull on one of the straights after hitting the rear of the auto on the wall. Nineteen drivers took part in the F1 qualifying session. This brought out the red flags with three-and-a-half minutes to go. Felipe Massa and Lance Stroll made ...

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  • Rossi wins thriller in Assen
Rossi wins thriller in Assen

Pushing to close down a three second gap back up to the top four, the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider lost control at the final chicane and slid off just ahead of key rival Dovizioso - suffering his second DNF of the year. While Rossi was holding off Petrucci to claim his first win since a year ago in Barcelona, Dovizioso, Marquez and Honda's Cal...

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  • No recent effort by Celtics to add Jimmy Butler, per Danny Ainge
No recent effort by Celtics to add Jimmy Butler, per Danny Ainge

But was that always the plan? Tatum, the Duke forward projected to go in the top six picks during Thursday night's NBA Draft , said during Wednesday's media availability in NY that a private session for the Sixers was his first workout.

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  • Boston Renames Street After David Ortiz
Boston Renames Street After David Ortiz

Ramirez finished allowing just four hits and no walks. "My dad has been my biggest mentor", Ortiz said . On Friday, the Red Sox will officially retire the No. "You're not a friend, you're not a teammate, you're our family", Pedroia said. In advance of Sunday's start against the Angels, Boston also activated Fister while optioning right-han...

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  • Markelle Fultz fixes pre-made Instagram ad post after getting drafted
Markelle Fultz fixes pre-made Instagram ad post after getting drafted

No other U.S. university player averaged 14 points with six rebounds and six assists a game as well. The team believes his play is just what "The Process" needs. "They want to get their numbers, and sometimes personal numbers are more important than wins and losses". This young team would really have an easy time fulfilling expectations.

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  • Red Sox manager John Farrell tossed after heated argument over balk
Red Sox manager John Farrell tossed after heated argument over balk

Now Fister will make his first start for the Red Sox today against the Angels, who are in the town this weekend. The Boston Red Sox have had a packed two days since returning home from an eight-game road trip. Ortiz took the podium before a crowd that included ballplayers from high school, with employees from the Red Sox looking out the windows...

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  • Federer beats Khachanov to advance to his 11th Halle final
Federer beats Khachanov to advance to his 11th Halle final

Roger Federer has defeated Germany's Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 to win the Gerry Weber Open in Germany for a record ninth time. He will now face rising talent Karen Khachanov in the semi-finals. In the victory, Federer won 71 percent of his first serve points and 58 percent of his second serve points. Federer defeated fourth seeded Zv...

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  • ICC May Axe Champions Trophy for More T20 World Cups
ICC May Axe Champions Trophy for More T20 World Cups

People charged with sedition have to surrender their passports, are not eligible for government jobs, must appear in court as and when required, and spend money on legal fees. "I am confident that the faith and trust of the Pakistan cricket team will be strengthened with this performance of the side", Sarfraz said. "These videos were taken by our s...

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  • Cavs, Chauncey Billups remain in holding pattern
Cavs, Chauncey Billups remain in holding pattern

When the Cleveland Cavaliers lost to the Golden State Warriors in the National Basketball Association finals, casual fans wondered what piece Cleveland could add to be able to dethrone the champions next year. It's a long shot that Billups would even see the end of his contract if the team breaks up and Gilbert continues to be Gilbert. Al...

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  • Sonnen wins MMA grudge match at the Garden
Sonnen wins MMA grudge match at the Garden

Silva, 40, didn't show up for a promotional appearance in NY this month. Sonnen scored a takedown inside the first ten seconds and the fight's pattern took shape. Bader (23-5) defeated Davis (17-4) in an MMA bout for the second time in his career in a lackluster bout filled with more boos than blows. Bellator, founded only in 2008 and named for...

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  • NKorean taekwondo team in SKorea for 1st time in 10 years
NKorean taekwondo team in SKorea for 1st time in 10 years

Most of the tens of thousands of North Koreans in South Korea escaped their authoritarian homeland through third-party countries after making their way into China. The rival athletes are to perform at the opening and closing ceremonies in Muju and also in Seoul and the southern city of Jeonju, according to a WTF statement.

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  • Jose Mourinho wants Harry Kane instead of Cristiano Ronaldo at Manchester United
Jose Mourinho wants Harry Kane instead of Cristiano Ronaldo at Manchester United

However, United's performances were too defensive last season and after having sealed a Champions League berth, Mourinho needs to focus on bringing strength into the attack and signing only Ronaldo is likely to make things tough for both the club and the player.

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  • Danny Ainge says Josh Jackson canceled Celtics workout on them
Danny Ainge says Josh Jackson canceled Celtics workout on them

Justin points out that next year's draft is highly revered and perhaps especially so by the Celtics . We saw Jimmy Butler get sent to the Minnesota Timberwolves , reuniting him with head coach Tom Thibodeau and forming a scary front three of Butler, Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins .

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  • Sanchez breaks record as Chile draw at Confed Cup
Sanchez breaks record as Chile draw at Confed Cup

All of the above explains why the game against Germany - even against an experimental German side - was so important to the Chileans. Earlier, reigning African champions, Cameroon , were forced to a 1-1 draw by Australia . The relentless pressing is tiring and this team is ageing. Sanchez's goal was the 400th goal in the history of Confe...

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  • Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud during Real Madrid reign
Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud during Real Madrid reign

A statement issued by the section for economic crimes of Madrid's provincial state prosecutor's office said its investigations indicated that Mourinho committed two counts of tax fraud in 2011 and 2012. These tax accusations are related to image rights while he was in Spain . Both Ronaldo and Mourinho are represented by Portuguese agent Jorge ...

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