• Federer advances to his 11th Halle final
Federer advances to his 11th Halle final

Roger Federer from Switzerland waits for the ball served by Florian Mayer from Germany during the ATP tournament tennis match in Halle , western Germany, on June 23, 2017. Zverev also beat Federer only a year ago in Halle , outlasting Federer in a three-set semifinal to reach the 2016 final. Federer raced out of the blocks and broke se...

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  • Team NZ needs one more win for America's Cup victory
Team NZ needs one more win for America's Cup victory

The campaign, which Ainslie said is likely to be similar in cost to the 90 million pounds ($114 million) spent on getting to Bermuda, will go ahead regardless of the outcome of the final between holders Team Oracle USA and Emirates Team New Zealand.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo faces tax probe over image rights
Cristiano Ronaldo faces tax probe over image rights

F., in July 2009, a clear willingness to comply with all their tax obligations". Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has a legal situation to address, as it was reported Tuesday that he's been accused of tax fraud by Madrid's regional state prosecutor .

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  • Kevin Harvick on the road to happiness
Kevin Harvick on the road to happiness

Everybody from Bush, Jimmy John's and Mobil 1, Outback, Hunt Brothers and everybody. "We had a great strategy and it paid off". "They had a great strategy and were able to make it happen". In NASCAR , unlike traditional professional sports where the team pays the athlete to compete, race auto drivers are required to pay their teams for the costs a...

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  • Walters wants a fair go for Queensland
Walters wants a fair go for Queensland

With scores now locked at 16-16 the game fell to the champion Maroons five-eighth, Johnathan Thurston . They haven't won State of Origin Game II yet. Pressed on whether the game would descend into Wrestlemania, Walters replied: "I haven't seen Hulk Hogan around". It should have been done in the first game, but it wasn't.

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  • Anti-THAAD protestors surround US embassy in S.Korea
Anti-THAAD protestors surround US embassy in S.Korea

Protesters carried placards that read: "Trump stop forcing ( South Korea ) to deploy THAAD " and "No THAAD, No Trump". The two Koreas remain in a technical state of war. A brutal conflict to reunify the peninsula ensued and USA -backed forces have remained officially at war with the DPRK since an armistice was signed on July 27, 1953.

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  • Nigeria's Onyekluru checks in at Everton before Anderlecht loan
Nigeria's Onyekluru checks in at Everton before Anderlecht loan

The 20-year-old scored 22 goals for the Belgian top-flight club last season and has been linked with various larger teams in Europe. It is understood that Onyekuru will not be starting out in the Premier League immediately as he will be loaned out to Anderlecht in Belgium for a season.

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  • Florida edges LSU 4 -3 in CWS finals opener
Florida edges LSU 4 -3 in CWS finals opener

Florida fourth inning - With one out, Dalton Guthrie and JJ Schwarz walked. "It's going to take the same thing the other six required", said Ben Mabile, who said the most important key to winning is luck, "And that is timely hitting, playing the field like experts, which is what we've done this whole series, and you've gotta have clutch pitching"...

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  • Tyson Fury backs Conor McGregor; Manny Pacquaio predicts 'boring' bout
Tyson Fury backs Conor McGregor; Manny Pacquaio predicts 'boring' bout

We assume that nobody was forced to pick their jaw from the floor or fumble desperately for their displaced monocle after reading that, as with less than two months to go before the card, no venue had been officially confirmed nor had any fights officially been added to the line-up.

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  • Germany too good for Socceroos in Russian Federation
Germany too good for Socceroos in Russian Federation

Replays showed the ball striking Juric's arm before Leno saved, but the goal was allowed to stand. This could be one of Australia's biggest test in the Confederations Cup group stages, and if they manage to even earn a point against the Germans, Australia will be pumped up for the remainder of the competition.

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  • Radja Nainggolan Closes On Fresh Roma Contract Despite Manchester United Interest
Radja Nainggolan Closes On Fresh Roma Contract Despite Manchester United Interest

Nainggolan has nevertheless spoken of a desire to remain in the Italian capital, and Il Corriere dello Sport reported that he was on the verge of signing a new deal. The midfielder could nearly double his earnings if he agrees to a move to Old Trafford , but it seems fresh interest from Manchester United is not going to deter him from staying at...

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  • Cavs target George to challenge Warriors dominance
Cavs target George to challenge Warriors dominance

And last night, the Bulls traded Jimmy Butler to Minnesota, a signal that the team is rebuilding. Wade chose to accept his $24 million player option with the Chicago Bulls, keeping him in his hometown for one more season. Even the deals that don't get made are endlessly fascinating. On the contrary, Iman Shumpert and J.R. Smith both attested in...

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  • Tom Brady Voted NFL's Best Player
Tom Brady Voted NFL's Best Player

Tom Brady was incredible in 2016, and that will likely continue into 2017. Brady then led the Patriots to Super Bowl LI and the greatest comeback in National Football League history. Brady, who was second on this list in 2016, threw 28 touchdown passes and completed better than 67 percent of his passes during the regular season. Last year'...

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  • Vegas Golden Knights 'really happy' with players available to them
Vegas Golden Knights 'really happy' with players available to them

It might be wise to part ways with Joe Thornton and Patrick Marleau; both are unrestricted free agents and could receive interest from the Knights about becoming that much-needed veteran presence in the locker room. If he is dealt, the Knights would presumably pick between Calvert or Karlsson. Finally, TSN's Pierre LeBrun highlighted one other ...

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  • Golden State Warriors Victory Parade Set For Thursday In Oakland
Golden State Warriors Victory Parade Set For Thursday In Oakland

The current rumor around the National Basketball Association is that James is considering changing teams again , possibly joining the Los Angeles Lakers with fresh talent such as Lonzo Ball and hoping to bring along friends such as Carmelo Anthony.

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  • Arsenal Respond To Liverpool's £25m Move For Unsettled Midfielder
Arsenal Respond To Liverpool's £25m Move For Unsettled Midfielder

Arsenal will be anxious that does not also happen with Oxlade-Chamberlain, which increases the likelihood of him leaving in the present transfer window, and they gave Liverpool little encouragement when the approach was made. Oxlade-Chamberlain made just 16 starts during the Premier League last season, but made a total of 45 appearances througho...

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  • Ronaldo Showing No Fear For Portugal's Potential Semi-Final Opponents
Ronaldo Showing No Fear For Portugal's Potential Semi-Final Opponents

Ronaldo was in the starting lineup despite coach Fernando Santos's suggestions he could rest his superstar, and he delivered Portugal's opening goal from the penalty spot before being substituted in the 67th minute. Who says the long-ball game is dead! He joins Cristiano Ronaldo in that club and, naturally, the tournament superstar brought up...

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  • Kyle Schwarber 'Not Surprised' Cubs Demoted Him
Kyle Schwarber 'Not Surprised' Cubs Demoted Him

Schwarber is expected to be in the lineup when the Iowa Cubs host New Orleans on Monday night. The Marlins got pitcher Ethan Clark and outfielder Braxton Lee in the swap. But Schwarber's success in 2015 was mitigated by a prolonged slump; from August 1 through the end of that regular season, he hit just.216. Schwarber then had his 2016 season der...

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  • Conor McGregor reacts to seeing mural of him knocking Floyd Mayweather out
Conor McGregor reacts to seeing mural of him knocking Floyd Mayweather out

Some already gave Mayweather the edge because he is a world champion boxer who has never lost a bout. Pacquiao took on Mayweather in 2015 in what was billed to be the "fight of the century" until it actually led to an underwhelming bout that left a sour taste for boxing fans, and the Filipino believes this upcoming meeting could be the same.

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  • OnScene at the National Basketball Association awards: Draymond dons shorts for red carpet
OnScene at the National Basketball Association awards: Draymond dons shorts for red carpet

Draymond Green is the NBA's 2017 Defensive Player of the Year. However, With yet another 60+ when season under his belt, it made sense that Green was seen as the key by voters for the Golden State defensive attack. Wall didn't come away empty-handed in the balloting, earning 38 total points (including 14 first-team votes), but it wasn't enough t...

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  • Chile 1-1 Australia: South Americans progress
Chile 1-1 Australia: South Americans progress

However, La Roja calmed any fears of an exit in the 67th minute, when Martin Rodríguez converted an Eduardo Vargas through ball from the centre of the box. "We had trouble imposing our style of play", said Chile coach Juan Antonio Pizzi. His form has seen him linked to Premier League clubs, but he has been on the radar of Tottenham for a coup...

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  • Cavs fire general manager
Cavs fire general manager

Adrian Wojnarowski , editor of TheVertical.com, reported that Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert is considering Billups as the next President of basketball operations and assist in the hiring of a new general manager. Thanks for what you did for the team for three years! Griffin's played a pretty good hand as GM " This is nearly without doubt b...

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  • Niki Lauda: Crazy' Sebastian Vettel 'freaked out' in Baku
Niki Lauda: Crazy' Sebastian Vettel 'freaked out' in Baku

Azerbaijan was the only round of the current calendar that the Briton, who finished fifth, had yet to win and the setback left him 14 points behind Ferrari's championship leader Sebastian Vettel . Hamilton later lost his lead having to pit to re-fix his head restraint while Vettel, issued a 10-second stop-and-go penalty for risky driving in hi...

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  • Return to Russia in 2018 is tough for Cameroon, New Zealand
Return to Russia in 2018 is tough for Cameroon, New Zealand

Just hours after the final race, the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron, as official club of the kiwi team, announced it had accepted a challenge from Circolo della Vela Sicilia which was received immediately upon the victory of Emirates Team New Zealand in the last race of the 35th America's Cup.

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  • Rick Parry: Why Liverpool missed out on the signing of Dani Alves
Rick Parry: Why Liverpool missed out on the signing of Dani Alves

Gab Marcotti and the FC crew weigh in on how Dani Alves would fit in at Man City following rumours of a Juventus exit. Former Liverpool director Mike Parry has claimed that the club had a deal arranged for Dani Alves back in the summer of 2005, but elected not to go through with the signing.

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  • Ravi Shastri to apply for the post of head coach of India
Ravi Shastri to apply for the post of head coach of India

The situation had snowballed just prior to the ICC Champions Trophy with the BCCI issuing a press release, asking for applications for the post of head coach for the Indian men's cricket team. Hours after resigning, the former India captain put out a statement on Twitter and wrote,"the captain had reservations with my "style". This means that S...

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  • Son of former Atlanta Braves player on life support
Son of former Atlanta Braves player on life support

After a few days of rest, Jason was taken to the doctor on June 19 where bleeding began and would not stop. "We ALL need them". Since then, doctors at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta have worked to control the bleeding. "The doctors chose to take Jason into surgery to do an endovascular embolization today", she wrote. They went into both arter...

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  • Russell Westbrook wins NBA MVP award
Russell Westbrook wins NBA MVP award

In his eighth National Basketball Association season, Harden averaged a career-high in points (29.1), rebounds (8.1), and assists (11.2) per game. Westbrook earned MVP honors after joining Oscar Roberson as the only player in National Basketball Association history to average a triple-double.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal can win Confederations Cup
Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal can win Confederations Cup

Portugal have progressed through to the semi-finals of the Confederations Cup with a 4-0 win over New Zealand . The Kazan Arena was very close to capacity for the match against the Mexicans and the crowd backed the Russian side, who gave everything and looked risky, especially in the first half.

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  • Andre De Grasse claims 100m victory
Andre De Grasse claims 100m victory

Moments later, Ivory Coast sprinter Muriel Ahoure was announced as the victor with Schippers disqualified. "It was noisy at the start, so much noise, very hard to concentrate", she said. But the Scot was only eighth in 2:00.41 as Olympic gold medallist Caster Semenya kept her unbeaten streak intact. Oslo got the result it wanted as the un...

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  • Andy Murray suffers 'big blow' to Wimbledon hopes in Queen's exit
Andy Murray suffers 'big blow' to Wimbledon hopes in Queen's exit

After reaching the French Open semi-finals to raise hopes that he was finally back on track following a poor first half of the season, Murray will head to Wimbledon , which starts on July 3, with fresh doubts about the state of his game.

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  • With No. 1 draft pick, Sixers now say they 'control our circumstances'
With No. 1 draft pick, Sixers now say they 'control our circumstances'

The team announced Monday it had acquired the No. 1 overall pick in a trade with the Boston Celtics . "We're going to continue to build with that core and make right decisions that don't jeopardize a nice strategic path towards sustainable success ".

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  • Harvick wins for first time this season at Sonoma
Harvick wins for first time this season at Sonoma

Kevin Harvick: Stewart-Haas Racing's No. 4 finally clinched a playoff spot with a win at Sonoma on Sunday. Keselowski came to pit road under caution on Lap 52 at the end of the race's second stage. These drivers have combined for 1,333 laps led , but never the final one. The legendary course should be much more familiar to the top drivers as ...

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  • In the end, Celtics got a player to cherish
In the end, Celtics got a player to cherish

That being said, claims that Tatum would have also been their number one overall pick have people once again questioning the integrity of Ainge. "I was all for it". 1 and taken Fultz. "This is the guy that we were after", said Nelson, who said before the draft that point guard was the team's biggest need. By the time Ainge went on the clock, lo...

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  • How to beat Raid Bosses: Pokémon Go
How to beat Raid Bosses: Pokémon Go

Now for the bad news. If you and your fellow Trainers are successful in defeating the Raid Boss, you'll earn special items and a chance at catching the Pokémon . After a while it just got to be a completely Sisyphean task so it just seemed pointless to continue. Raid passes are given once a day so players need to make them count.

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