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Chile gear up for tough Confed Cup semi-final against Portugal

Chile gear up for tough Confed Cup semi-final against Portugal

Portugal's captain will face tax evasion charges in a Madrid court next month but has dazzled on the pitch in Russian Federation, claiming Man-of-the-Match awards in all three games, netting two goals and providing an assist. Raphael Guerreiro is also still recovering from a left ankle blow he suffered in the 1-0 win over Russian Federation. Chile coach Juan Antonio Pizzi talks with Arturo Vidal during the Confederations Cup , Group B soccer match between Chile and Australia, at the ... Read More

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Hamilton claims Baku pole

If you can get them working 100% on one lap you can easily go a lot faster, but it was not the case today. I think third was probably the maximum. "The insane thing is the hunger for another pole", Hamilton said. "That's how qualifying should be", Hamilton added. "As I said other people were doing a better job and therefore their qualified in front of us". "But the guys did excellent work". Read More

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Kvitova reaches 1st final since attack

She sealed victory by winning 17 of the final 18 points. The 27-year-old fired down 13 aces and 35 winners as she comprehensively overpowered Barty in the second and final sets with the Australian unable to respond. "So I'm happy that I was able to win it anyway". Barty has a chance to win her second career title and second of the season. I played four matches already, so it's a good record and good preparation for the final. Read More

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Blackhawks get Saad back in trade with Blue Jackets

Dauphin, 22, has appeared in 32 National Hockey League games over the last two seasons. Panarin will now join a team in Columbus that appears to be on the cusp of something special while Saad rejoins his old team in Chicago. "All I can say is you do your best and we gave it a real good shot". Saad won a pair of Stanley Cups with the Hawks and returns after a two-year stint with Columbus. Read More

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Lakers draft Lonzo Ball No.2 overall

Lakers draft Lonzo Ball No.2 overall

Is Ball the next Magic Johnson? Those evaluations partly explain why the Lakers also felt comfortable trading third-year guard D'Angelo Russell to the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday. Ball, a Chino Hills native who excelled in his one year with the Bruins, had been widely projected by most experts as the team's likely pick with the No. Read More

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Golden Knights give National Hockey League teams Monday trading deadline

Shortly after protected lists were released Sunday morning, GMs began calling McPhee to try to poach available players from other teams. There are so many potential moves on the table - trades made or not made, free agents signed or passed on - that McPhee won't have an opportunity to really look back and wonder: What if? The Vegas Golden Knights will build out their roster through the NHL's expansion draft on June 21. Read More

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Cavs, Wolves Join Celtics In Jimmy Butler Trade Talks

Cavs, Wolves Join Celtics In Jimmy Butler Trade Talks

Also, the Celtics reportedly passed up on the idea of drafting consensus No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz for Kansas wing Josh Jackson, who is projected to go No. Smith said live on his show First Take that the 76ers were looking to trade the No. 3 pick for Butler, and the Celtics are now trying to do the same - plus add Gordon Hayward in free agency. Read More

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Imran advises Sarfraz to bat first against India in final

Mr Shah, who heads the Gujarat Cricket Association, ruled out resumption of bilateral cricket ties between India and Pakistan anytime soon. There is no reason for you (Sarfraz) to rejoice. "The other thing I said was that the facilitators of the win can not be named; however I said nothing about match-fixing or any other foul play - my statement was misunderstood", Sohail said. Read More

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Sean McDermott excited for the Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather fight

Sean McDermott excited for the Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather fight

The 40-year-old, known as "Pretty Boy" is the overwhelming favourite - early Las Vegas odds have him at 1-10 with McGregor 7-1. In MMA, the fight is held in a cage which is an Octagon which has a bigger square area than a boxing ring. "We are going to break the record here in North America and I think we'll break the record in other parts of the world as far as pay-per-view and views go". Read More

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FSU Baseball: Most talent selected in MLB Draft since 1995

FSU Baseball: Most talent selected in MLB Draft since 1995

London, Ont., shortstop Adam Hall followed on Day 1, going to the Baltimore Orioles with the 60th overall pick. According to Baseball America , the slot value for the 21st overall pick is $2,892,400. Baumann is the Dolphins all-time leader in strikeouts and was a second team A-Sun selection in 2017. Hall was the second Canadian taken in the draft on Monday. Read More

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Apple is going to stop app developers from harassing you

Apple is going to stop app developers from harassing you

So, if that is the case, how on earth did a fraudulent app like this make it into the App Store in the first place? Until Apple removes these scam apps and improves its app review policies, spread the word to make sure family and friends don't get ripped off! For Apple , the tipping is not encouragement for content creators, rather the same as the purchase of game, music and video, which should be classified as in-app purchase, and Apple can take 30 percent as commission. Read More

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Draymond Green receives 'second' technical foul but isn't ejected

The second technical foul would have led to Green's ejection from the game. Even Kerr himself thought the first tech was on Green, but Kerr did say he believed he should've been the recipient. "With a coach or trainer, we just verbalize and at that time we should listen to the PA announcer to who it is on", Callahan said. On Thursday, the Golden State Warriors forward called out the Quicken Loans Arena faithful after video surfaced of his mother, Mary Babers-Green, getting into a heated ... Read More

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Sale win 7th straight decision; Red Sox beat Tigers 11-3

Sale win 7th straight decision; Red Sox beat Tigers 11-3

Bradley, who drove in a run with a single in the fourth, was 2 for 4 with three RBIs. Sale has allowed multiple run in his last eight starts, but has managed to get deep into games for the most part. Any chance of a second straight Johnson shutout was quickly lost when Castellanos homered for the second straight day, with one out in the first. Meanwhile, the Tigers can score a ton of runs but they have also struggled in terms of giving up too many runs thanks to the inconsistencies of ... Read More

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Black Caps lay out simple plan to defeat Bangladesh

Black Caps lay out simple plan to defeat Bangladesh

Bangladesh collapsed to 12 for three and were facing a humiliating loss at 33 for four in the 12th over. 265 for eight still represented a stiff ask for the Tigers, who struggled against the New Zealand pace attack on a wicket that offered plenty of assistance, mainly by way of quick and steep bounce and carry, and Tim Southee (3-45) and Adam Milne (1-58) ripped through the top four. Read More

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Here Are the 10 Highest-Paid Athletes in the World in 2017

Here Are the 10 Highest-Paid Athletes in the World in 2017

Forbes has again revealed Cristiano Ronaldo as the highest-paid athlete in the world, with the Real Madrid striker topping the charts for a second year running with earnings of $93 million (€83m). There are 32 basketball players on the list along with 22 major leaguers. World number two tennis player Serena Williams is the only woman on the list, in 51st, with $27m (£20.92m) made past year. Read More

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Vijay Mallya drops in at Kohli event; Team India avoids him

Vijay Mallya drops in at Kohli event; Team India avoids him

Kohli is captain of the IPL franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore, which was once owned by Mallya. A BCCI source present at the event confirmed that Kohli and the Indian team were "uncomfortable" due to Mallya's presence. Kohli is known for his charity work and also runs the Virat Kohli Foundation for the underprivileged kids and regularly conducts events to raise funds for the charity. Read More

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Rahal Earns Pole In Race 1

Rahal Earns Pole In Race 1

The 28-year-old Rahal, son of racing legend Bobby Rahal, led 55 out of 70 laps to win the first Dual in Detroit at the Grand Prix on Belle Isle Saturday afternoon. "We've definitely got to improve the auto - it's not flawless right now". Charlie Kimball couldn't avoid a slowing Conor Daly on the backstretch, and the contact that followed broke a piece of Kimball's auto. Read More

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Oracle goes 2-1 to take lead in America's Cup qualifiers

For a second consecutive race on Sunday, ORACLE TEAM USA trailed off the starting line, this time following Artemis Racing around the first mark and through the first downwind gate. New Zealand and BAR already had history before this meeting - BAR damaged their opponents' boat with a "love tap" at the start in practice two weeks ago - and this latest encounter also featured its share of controversy even before they began racing. Read More

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