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Warriors celebrate National Basketball Association crown with street parade

So Thursday was a rare chance for the city to celebrate. Curry rode with his wife and kids beside him. Back in 2015, the Warriors did pay a visit to a Barack Obama-governed White House after capturing the organization's first title in 40 years.

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Morgan drops Bairstow hint ahead of Pakistan semi-final

While he impressed in India and the West Indies over the winter - with four half-centuries in seven matches - he has registered six single-figure scores in his last eight ODIs and a highest total of only 20. "I know that Bairstow has opened at county level, but he's never done it internationally, and I think that's a different ball game". England , the only team yet to be beaten in this tournament, are seeking to continue their remarkably one-day transformation since exiting the 2015 World ...

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Orioles Can't Wait To Leave Yankee Stadium After Nightmare Weekend

With the game tied up 3-3 in the top of the 8th, Judge crushed another home run to give the Yankees the 5-3 lead they would not relinquish. The weekend featured a 1.1 inning start from right-hander Chris Tillman June 10 and the 16 runs by the Yankees were the most the Orioles allowed in almost five years.

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Sweden U21 0-0 England U21: Pickford saves the day

It ensured England will go into their second match against Slovakia on Monday knowing there is all still to play for, although Boothroyd acknowledged they will need to improve drastically if they are to end a desperate record of failing to get out of their group at the last three tournaments.

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CM Shahbaz Sharif to appear before JIT today

The area has been sealed and the party workers have been informed not to gather at the JIT secretariat. Hussain Nawaz, elder son of prime minister Nawaz Sharif appeared before the Joint Investigation Team for five times while his brother Hassan had two sessions with the team.

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'Outraged' Cristiano Ronaldo says he will quit Real Madrid

The BBC quoted a source close to the 32-year-old footballer as saying: 'He feels he's honest, has good character and did everything OK . He's very sad and really upset. Ronaldo joined Real Madrid in 2009, after a six-year long career with Manchester United . Paris Saint-Germain will start as favourites to sign Cristiano Ronaldo if the four-time Ballon d'Or victor goes ahead with his threat to quit Real - the club he inspired to a La Liga and Champions League double this season.

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Golden State Warriors will not visit the White House

Most of the Warriors in the immediate aftermath of their game five victory did not publicly comment on a trip to the White House. But Curry added that this will be a team decision, and the players and coaches have yet to discuss it. The Golden State Warriors celebrated their latest National Basketball Association championship, waving to the crowd from atop double-decker buses as their victory parade weaved through the streets of downtown Oakland.

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Champions Trophy 2017: 1st Semi Final, Pakistan vs England

But the way Pakistan collapsed to 162 for seven chasing 237 in their virtual "quarter-final" against Sri Lanka in Cardiff on Monday before winning by three wickets would have given England some hope at the mid-innings break. Bairstow, who has an average of nearly 40 from 26 ODIs, is set to open the batting for England for the first time . Alex Hales' attempt to up the ante had already ended in a faulty chip to cover, advancing to Rumman Raees to give the one-day worldwide debutant ...

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Ronaldo attracting headlines after reports he might quit Madrid

The report in A Bola , a Portuguese paper, goes on to state that the player is apparently upset at being accused of tax fraud by a Spanish prosecutor and thinks that it is perhaps time for him to leave Spain behind. what's the delay?" Paris Saint-Germain could match United's offer but the Old Trafford move presents Ronaldo with his fairytale moment and a far grander stage on which to perform.

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Ronaldo willing to leave Real Madrid, say reports

The Portuguese sports daily A Bola published a front-page story Friday saying that Ronaldo was upset with the accusations made against him and that his decision was " irreversible ". In making his comment on Instagram, Ronaldo , who is preparing for the Confederations Cup , posted an image showing himself in a Portugal t-shirt with his finger to his lips, gesturing silence.

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Abbas urges Pakistan to take revenge against India

Pakistan's bowling coach Azhar Mahmood on Friday promised his team will change the myth over losing most of the matches against India in the ICC World Cups, World Twenty20 and Champions Trophy . "What we are going to try to do is repeat the similar sort of cricket that we have played so far, knowing the strengths and weaknesses they ( Pakistan ) have".

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French Open Ostapenko sambas into last 16

But she remains France's ace. She led 5-4 in the first set and was only two points short of breaking Mladenovic's serve and winning the opening set. In the first round, she was 0-3 down in the decider against Jennifer Brady of the United States before winning it 9-7. Only, she forgot to seal the deal.

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Champions Trophy final: Mercurial Pakistan shouldn't be discounted, says Hussey

Matches have previously been opportunities for diplomacy and to defuse tensions with rare high-level meetings or to swap friendly remarks. In March 2004, with cricket diplomacy taking centre stage, they set off on a first full tour of Pakistan in 15 years.

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French Open Roundup | Nadal and Djokovic enter quarter-finals; Muguruza knocked out

Meanwhile eighth seed Kei Nishikori looked in trouble against young Korean Chung Hyeon when rain stopped play on Saturday, but recovered to win in five sets. However, the former world number one added: "I remember this pressure in the past, because I take time before I serve". This was Muguruza's first attempt at defending a Grand Slam championship, and she ran into a determined Mladenovic, who was backed by a vocal crowd of countrymen who chanted her nickname, Kiki, throughout the ...

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Eoin Morgan praises 'outstanding' England bowlers after New Zealand win

Leading Black Caps bowler Trent Boult has laid out a simple plan as they prepare to face Bangladesh in their must win Champions Trophy match against Bangladesh - go hard at them early. England leads the group after beating Bangladesh by eight wickets. It took him just four deliveries in the first over of New Zealand's reply to bowl Luke Ronchi for a golden duck on his way to a return of two for 31 in eight overs that saw him named Man of the Match.

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US Open: How the Irish have fared on Day 2

The Northern Irishman then won the Open Championship and US PGA in 2014, meaning he needs only to win the Masters to become the sixth player to complete a career grand slam. Unlikely as it seems, that was the last major he played on the weekend. Having credited Fowler with "a bit of a clinic" that "displayed where you needed to be on this golf course", Casey began with an eagle and a birdie.

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Ronaldo ready to quit Spanish football over tax probe, according to reports

Real's officials were stunned by his decision, but, according to Marca , believe they can persuade the 32-year-old four-time world player of the year to stay with the LaLiga outfit. They also advise on him returning to the Premier League . Ronaldo joined Real Madrid in 2009, after a six-year long career with Manchester United .

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Murray and Wawrinka sweep into French Open last 16

The second set was equally tight as the Argentine produced tremendous power with his groundstrokes, leaving Murray to scamper around the baseline with typically inspired defensive play. Andy Murray saw off Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro with a superb straight-set win to reach the fourth round of the French Open . "I definitely think I can win that match".

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Every Record LeBron James Broke In The NBA Finals

Either LeBron James has a very short memory, or he does not consider the Miami Heat's two NBA Championship teams on which he played "super-teams", despite the fact his teammates included six-time All-Star Dwyane Wade, five-time All-Star Chris Bosh, and 10-time All-Star Ray Allen.

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Rafael Nadal Wins Record 10th French Open Title

A tired Wawrinka put up a valiant fight-the Swiss beat Andy Murray in a match that lasted more than four-and-a-half hours in the semi-finals-but there is likely no player in the world who could have bettered the Spanish clay-court master in peak form on Sunday.

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Real Madrid have reportedly named their price for Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo signed a new five-year contract to stay at the Bernabeu in November 2016, declaring at the time he is ready to play on until his 41st birthday. Ronaldo , who is at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation with the Portuguese national team, is the latest in a long line of football players in Spain - among them Barcelona forwards Lionel Messi and Neymar - to be caught up in cases over tax or transfers.

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The Golden State Warriors Will Skip Trump White House Visit

Barring a major shakeup to James' supporting cast or a move to another team , the three-times National Basketball Association champion may never find a way to solve a Golden State Warriors squad that just dominated the playoffs like no team ever before.

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Durant vindicates decision to join Warriors

The Golden State Warriors got a real deal on one of the NBA's best players. Two days after capturing the franchise's second title in three years against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers , the Warriors prepared to part ways for what will be a busy offseason for general manager Bob Myers and the front office.

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Stephen A. Smith apologizes to Durant's mother after Warriors win title

They get to celebrate Curry , fellow guard Klay Thompson, Coach Steve Kerr, and finals MVP Kevin Durant , who unlike the others will be in his first championship parade. But that's, think about our team - if we were built like Cleveland, and we had Kyle Korver and [Channing] Frye and [Kevin] Love, that makes flawless sense.

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Stephen Curry prefers to decline White House visit if invited

Q. It was mentioned before that Kevin Durant lost his first NBA Finals when you won your first NBA Finals. You don't need this, but I'm a Kobe guy, I can't help it. Durant is from a Washington, D.C., suburb not too far from the White House called Seat Pleasant, Maryland. Another Cleveland player, Iman Shumpert, was more direct, saying in November, "I'm not going to the White House".

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Casey goes top then crashes down US Open leaderboard

Neither player came close to making the cut, and for the first time since the Official World Golf Ranking system began in 1986, the top three players in the world have been eliminated after 36 holes of a major championship. "I've always liked when a course plays tougher", Garcia said. The 28-year-old needed to make a fast start on Friday to avoid another early exit, but missed from five feet for birdie on the 10th - his opening hole - and 12 feet on the 11th, before a poor chip from the ...

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Rickie Fowler equals US Open history with 'stress-free' 65

Holmes and Jamie Lovemark. Day, meanwhile, hit nine fairways and a dozen greens, and he birdied three of the four par 5s. Fowler tees off in the afternoon. It's not been a good tournament for Australians, with Marc Leishman - who is four shots off the lead after an even-par 72 - set to be the only Aussie to make the cut.

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Kevin Durant expects to remain with Golden State Warriors

After the loss, the team signed free agent forward Kevin Durant from the Oklahoma City Thunder . But he won't. It doesn't make sense financially. On paper, the Warriors appeared unsafe and capable of outscoring any team ever put together.

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Curry, Durant committed to Golden State

The Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers to regain the NBA Championship with a 4-1 series win. The team had a record-breaking start to the National Basketball Association playoffs going 15-0 before losing in Game 4 of the finals.

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England ODI team not 'finished article' yet, says Root

Root revealed that England felt they were on track for a 300-320 total initially. The first opportunity for new faces to have a taste of the worldwide scene will be the three-match T20 series against South Africa with the squad including five uncapped players: Dawid Malan, Liam Livingstone, Tom Curran, Mason Crane and Craig Overton.

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Fowler leads US Open on day of highs and lows

This is the first time Mickelson has missed the U.S. Open since he failed to qualify in 1993. Newly branded as the "ultimate test in golf ", the U.S. But for all the day's struggles, there were plenty of triumphs, led by Fowler, whom Casey credited for giving the competitors who followed his round a roadmap of how to attack Erin Hills' lengthy track.

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Trump says Scalise remains in critical condition a day after Virginia shooting

Proceeds go to the Capitol Police Memorial Fund, the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Washington , the Washington Literary Center and the Washington Nationals Dream Foundation. Ticket sales picked up after Wednesday's shooting , eventually setting an attendance record, the organizers said, as attendees such as Alexander Hilten, 16, of Arlington, Va., chose to come to the game for the first time .

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Still going strong at 41, Johnson agrees to 3-year extension

Hendrick also announced that Lowe's has signed an agreement to keep its primary sponsorship of Johnson's No. 48 Chevrolet through next year. Johnson spoke about the extensions during a press conference at Michigan International Speedway this morning.

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Defending champion Johnson off-target at US Open

Johnson enters the tournament as the world's top-ranked golfer. There's a term for guys who do well historically at certain places: "Horse for the Course". A lot of guys choose not to play the week before a major, instead practicing on their own or at the site of the major. 1 missing out on the year's first two majors? Five players have won back-to-back U.S.

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Parade marking Warriors' title rolls in Oakland

Oakland is also losing one of its other beloved teams, the Raiders , to Las Vegas, and the city is still reeling from a police scandal and mourning a deadly warehouse fire. Following the victory Monday night, warriors' fans danced in the streets in downtown Oakland and wildly honked their horns in San Francisco. Sure, it's tough to bet against any LeBron James-led team, but the G Dubs just had too much fire power for The King and his Cavs to compete with this year.


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