• Dazed golf great Tiger Woods struggles to walk in police arrest video
Dazed golf great Tiger Woods struggles to walk in police arrest video

Tiger Woods , right, walks off the 18th green with Pawan Munjal, CEO of Hero MotoCorp, left, during the Pro-Am at the Hero World Challenge golf tournament, Wednesday, Nov. The vehicle also had damage on the driver's side front bumper and white scrapes and scuffs on the rear bumper, according to the report. "Woods had changed his story of where he...

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  • Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko stuns Simona Halep to lift maiden title
Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko stuns Simona Halep to lift maiden title

On 5-3 Ostapenko broke Halep again hitting her 54th victor in the match, becoming the first Latvian Grand Slam champion ever. She added: "I knew Simona was a great player". In the third set, each player held serve for the first three games until Halep broke Ostapenko in the fourth game to take a 3-1 lead. In the third set Halep saved two break po...

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  • French Open final 'a nice gift' for Ostapenko
French Open final 'a nice gift' for Ostapenko

But there was no real pressure on Halep after all as Pliskova surrendered the opening set when she hit a crosscourt forehand wide - her 24th unforced error as her favoured weapon, her whipping forehand, became her worst enemy. Ostapenko is also the youngest woman to advance to the final of a major since a 19-year-old Caroline Wozniacki finished...

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  • Somehow, Predators have to rein in Crosby, Malkin
Somehow, Predators have to rein in Crosby, Malkin

Pittsburgh then added three more goals in the second period from Conor Sheary, Phil Kessel and Ron Hainsey . Asked twice Tuesday if he planned on reevaluating his goaltending situation after Matt Murray allowed eight goals in Nashville, Sullivan stressed "we haven't lost games because of our goaltending".

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  • Jelena Ostapenko pulls off upset against Simona Halep to win French Open
Jelena Ostapenko pulls off upset against Simona Halep to win French Open

A 51st victor from Ostapenko then left Halep serving to save the match. And then the fearless Latvian, Jelena Ostapenko , blasted victor after winner past Halep and worked her way back into the match. "Before the match, 5-10 minutes, I was a little bit nervous", said Ostapenko, the first Latvian to win a major. The impatience of youth not only s...

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  • The Night the NBA Finals Got Weird
The Night the NBA Finals Got Weird

The Cavs set a Finals records for points (86) and threes in a half (13), while LeBron James passed Magic Johnson's record for Finals triple-doubles, with his ninth of his career. LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers made an incredible comeback to win against Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of 2017 NBA Finals . "I thought they played...

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  • Draymond Green, Warriors eager to win on Cavs' home court
Draymond Green, Warriors eager to win on Cavs' home court

They will attack the paint. In the Finals, they won Game 1 by 22, Game 2 by 19 and Game 3 by five after coming from behind. On the other hand, the Warriors faced no real opposition throughout the playoffs. Second, because of the extra minutes he's on the court and the insane workload at both ends, LeBron is wearing down in the second half. Mayb...

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  • Antoine Griezmann: 'It would be dirty to leave Atletico Madrid now'
Antoine Griezmann: 'It would be dirty to leave Atletico Madrid now'

After what feels like eons, the Griezmann saga has finally reached its conclusion. They can not sign any players till then, and Griezmann had said that them being able to reinforce was key in his decision on whether to stay or go. "We have spoken with the board and we are going to go again for next season", added Griezmann, who is now with the ...

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  • England bring in Finn as Woakes' replacement
England bring in Finn as Woakes' replacement

The 28-year-old paceman, who plays his club cricket for Warwickshire, was sent for tests and it was revealed on Friday that he would play no more part in the coveted event on home soil, leaving one spot free in the squad. He said: "I will rehab it as well as I can. They haven't got a big 145 (kmph) plus bowler or a trick spinner that some of the ot...

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  • Cavaliers avert sweep in hot-shooting, record-breaking Game 4
Cavaliers avert sweep in hot-shooting, record-breaking Game 4

Irving, who missed a critical step-back 3 late in Game 3, shot 7-of-12 on 3-pointers, 15-of-27 overall. "They got us where they want us", said LeBron James , who forged his Finals record ninth career triple-double with 31 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds.

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  • Harry Kane admits worldwide scoring record is under deserved scrutiny
Harry Kane admits worldwide scoring record is under deserved scrutiny

In doing so, he became only their fourth player to win consecutive Premier League Golden Boots outright after Alan Shearer, Thierry Henry and Robin van Persie. "I honestly thought Man Utd would have gone for Harry Kane ". "As a striker, you know you are always under scrutiny, and people are always going to look to you for goals whether it is f...

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  • South Africa seamers wreak havoc to secure consolation win
South Africa seamers wreak havoc to secure consolation win

Tottering at 20-6 inside the first five overs, England crumbled against Rabada (4-39) and Parnell (3-43) in a performance that lasted only 31.1 overs. One of the finest batsman in the game right now, de Villiers is an integral part of the South Africa side. On resumption, Amla completed a 51-ball fifty but became the first victim of Roland-Jo...

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  • Warriors on brink of making claim as NBA's best ever
Warriors on brink of making claim as NBA's best ever

Even with all that, they still didn't get a win. The Golden State Warriors have crushed Cleveland's dreams of cutting into their NBA Finals lead, staging a late comeback in game three to make it 3-0 in the best-of-seven series. The Cavs jumped off to a 19-6 lead in the first quarter before exploding for a Finals record quarter total of 49 p...

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  • Marlins star Stanton leaves game after being hit in hand
Marlins star Stanton leaves game after being hit in hand

Worley went 3.2 innings, allowing four runs on six hits and two walks, while striking out two. As Joe Frisaro of MLB.com wrote, known for crushing some of the longest home runs in the game, there's a bit of irony in Stanton's first game, because his first hit was a slow chopper up the middle that second baseman Chase Utley made a barehanded stab ...

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  • Even JR Smith can't believe LeBron James' dunk from Game 4
Even JR Smith can't believe LeBron James' dunk from Game 4

Let's not forget that James also has 3 championship titles to Durant's 0. They proceeded to lose four of the last five Finals games, and the series, collapsing as much under the weight of their own shortcomings as the relentlessness and increasing swagger of the Cavaliers .

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  • Cavs end Warriors flawless postseason run in Game 4
Cavs end Warriors flawless postseason run in Game 4

And with a victory in Game 4 on Friday night, Golden State can exorcise those haunting demons from last June when the Warriors blew a 3-1 lead in the Finals to the Cavaliers. Still, Durant isn't looking too far ahead. "And just we obviously - we want 16 wins; it doesn't matter how we get there". Kyrie Irving was the game's leading scorer with 40 ...

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  • England 330-6 against South Africa in 2nd ODI
England 330-6 against South Africa in 2nd ODI

In several tournaments South Africa have been impressive in the group stages before falling at the penultimate hurdle. But the Proteas were left to rue a number of errors in the field, notably a couple of lives that were given to Stokes before he had put a run on the board.

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  • LeBron James: Warriors' super team is 'great' for the National Basketball Association
LeBron James: Warriors' super team is 'great' for the National Basketball Association

He hit the go-ahead three-pointer with 45.3 seconds left during a game-clinching 11-0 run. And with a victory in Game 4 on Friday night, Golden State can exorcise those haunting demons from last June when the Warriors blew a 3-1 lead in the Finals to the Cavaliers .

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  • NBA Finals 2017: Three things we learned from exhilarating Game 4
NBA Finals 2017: Three things we learned from exhilarating Game 4

The second quarter turned into the Irving show, with the point guard dropping 17 points on an array of off balance 3-pointers and lay-ups. The Golden State Warriors' potent offense went missing on Friday but they were not about to lose any sleep even as their bid for postseason perfection was snapped and championship celebrations were put on ho...

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  • Warriors confident in ability to bounce back from Game 4 loss
Warriors confident in ability to bounce back from Game 4 loss

CLEVELAND , OH - JUNE 09: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers speaks to an official after Iman Shumpert #4 of the Cleveland Cavaliers compete for the ball with Zaza Pachulia #27 of the Golden State Warriors in the third quarter in Game 4 of the 2017 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena on June 9, 2017 in Cleveland , Ohio.

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  • Messi's Argentina down Brazil in Australian 'Superclasico'
Messi's Argentina down Brazil in Australian 'Superclasico'

Meanwhile, Argentina played with a more defensive stance since they looked to exploit the spaces on the counter. New Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli also confirmed this in a media conference in Melbourne on Thursday morning (June 8).

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  • New Zealand and Bangladesh cling on to Champions Trophy semi-final hopes
New Zealand and Bangladesh cling on to Champions Trophy semi-final hopes

England seamer Jake Ball described it as "a great feeling" after an 87-run win against New Zealand ensured they became the first side to qualify for the semi-finals of the ICC Champions Trophy . "So we have to stick on it, and the form he's going, it was unbelievable", he said at the pre-match press conference. Boult and fellow opening bowler...

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  • The Penguins got everything they needed in Game 5 blowout win
The Penguins got everything they needed in Game 5 blowout win

Rinne last just one period tonight, as he was replaced by Juuse Saros at the start of the second period. The Pittsburgh Penguins are one game away from a second consecutive Stanley Cup championship. "I know you're not allowed to do that, so I'm not going to start doing it in the Stanley Cup Final". Crosby, Malkin and playoffs goals leader Jake...

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  • Cavs stay alive with victory in Game 4
Cavs stay alive with victory in Game 4

Unable to score and watching haplessly as Kevin Durant nailed a dagger three-pointer, the Cleveland Cavaliers had their hearts broken in the closing moments of Game 3. "I shot some tough ones", Irving said. "I think the biggest thing, though, was they brought a level of physicality that we did not match", Warriors coach Steve Kerr said.

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  • Kyle Busch turns fastest lap at Pocono for 2nd straight pole
Kyle Busch turns fastest lap at Pocono for 2nd straight pole

Driver Kurt Busch looks out from the garage during practice for Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series Pocono 400 auto race, Friday, June 9, 2017, in Long Pond, Pa. "You can ask my girlfriend", Wallace said. "The King is over there smiling, I hope, maybe a little grin". Factor in that he's amidst a 29-race winless streak dating to last July and it gives the ...

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  • Scooter Gennett blasts 4 home runs in a game for Reds
Scooter Gennett blasts 4 home runs in a game for Reds

Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night. He becomes just the 17th player all-time to belt four homers in a game, and the first to do it with the five hits and 10 RBI. Porcello has thrown at least six innings in each of his last 18 road starts, the longest active streak in the majors. Sabathia has won four straight starts for the first time sinc...

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  • India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh Would be Key
India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh Would be Key

With all four teams in Group B locked together on two points with one game to go - Sri Lanka play Pakistan on Monday in the last match of the group stage - one of the expected last-four sides will be going home early. However, De Villiers is still rather edgy in his dealings with the media. "I think I make some good calls. Hopefully, it will be...

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  • Steve Kerr Throws Shade At Players Who Say They Could've Beaten Warriors
Steve Kerr Throws Shade At Players Who Say They Could've Beaten Warriors

A fan was asked to leave after engaging with a rarely used Warriors' reserve. "The best thing with Golden State's situation is a lot of their guys are drafted", James said. Durant is averaging 34 points, 10 rebounds and 6.0 assists in the Finals, joining Michael Jordan and Shaquille O'Neal as the only players with at least 25 points in their ...

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  • Game 4 Preview: Warriors at Cavaliers
Game 4 Preview: Warriors at Cavaliers

The Warriors have been led in the Finals by Kevin Durant , the ground-shaking free-agent acquisition from last season who was the 2014 MVP and has perhaps reshaped the Golden State-Cleveland rivalry forever. The 154 combined points were also an NBA Finals record for a single half. The Warriors' 68 points were the most by a trailing team at halft...

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  • Ruth Davidson: Tories need to listen to other parties on Brexit
Ruth Davidson: Tories need to listen to other parties on Brexit

But speaking after the Tories picked up six of the seats, ousting some big SNP names in the process, he said the nationalist party's victory in 2015 was always going to be a hard task to repeat. "Undoubtedly, the issue of the independence referendum was a factor in this election result , but I think there were other factors in this election re...

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  • Vettel fastest as Ferrari dominate final practice
Vettel fastest as Ferrari dominate final practice

Championship leader Vettel's 1:12.572 was 0.3s quicker than Lewis Hamilton's pole time around the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve previous year and had roughly the same gap as his margin to Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen in FP3. "I was confident to go with the first lap", Vettel said. "I was on the podium and I looked down and I could see my dad a...

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  • Jelena Ostapenko books slot in women's final
Jelena Ostapenko books slot in women's final

I had to stay aggressive. But Ostapenko played fearlessly in the decider and roared home from 3-3, swishing away a forehand to finish an absorbing contest and become the first Latvian to reach a major final. Among the four men's semifinalists at the French Open, Gustavo Kuerten picks Rafael Nadal to win a record 10th title in Paris. Even Djokov...

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  • Murray wins Olympic final repeat in third round of French Open
Murray wins Olympic final repeat in third round of French Open

His third-round match at Roland Garros yesterday looked like being particularly tricky, but he came through it comfortably enough against a familiar opponent. It was hard to predict what could happen in this match, with both being in questionable physical shape, but Andy found some form after two poor matches, moving better on the court today.

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  • Champions Trophy: We played with lot of freedom, says Angelo Mathews
Champions Trophy: We played with lot of freedom, says Angelo Mathews

As we breeze past the final group-games-turned-knockouts, here is the complete history of the India-South Africa rivalry in the Champions Trophy over the years. The Lankans played clinically and won. India is second with eight. It was a fantastic wicket. Too much of de Villiers's captaincy has felt reactionary rather than visionary - most rec...

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  • Canadian GP: Hamilton takes pole, given Senna helmet
Canadian GP: Hamilton takes pole, given Senna helmet

The team did a fantastic job. It later emerged that the helmet Hamilton received after qualifying was actually a replica, with the real version from 1987 to be sent to his home in Monaco at a later date. The championship leader conceded Hamilton had simply been "the better man" in qualifying. "I always said that it's not that situation in the...

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