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Andy Murray powers into French Open quarterfinals

Kei Nishikori stamped his ticket to the quarterfinals of the French Open on Monday and says he is aiming to " enjoy " his clash with the world number one Andy Murray . Despite the dropped first set, Nishikori ran together three straight sets to take down Verdasco, becoming the third man in the Open Era to win a Round of 16 match after losing the opening set 6-0.

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Justin Thomas breaks record, but Brian Harman leads at US Open

Morgan was at 9-under 135 after two rounds and became the first player to reach 10-under par in the U.S. Open with a 30-foot birdie putt on the third hole of the third round. It appears that Erin Hills , a first-time venue, has a lower threshold than the normal Open course. But Reed is in the mix heading into the final round, just four shots back of Harman at 8 under.

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Kane: Hampden is one of the best stadiums I've played in

The Three Lions took the lead on 70 minutes through substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain but Leigh Griffiths equalised with a free-kick on 87 minutes and then remarkably curled in another free-kick just three minutes later. I did not want to lose my first game as captain, that's for sure - especially against Scotland . "First and foremost they were definitely great free-kicks, " he said ".

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Rory McIlroy destroys Steve Elkington after Elk tries to call him out

I birdied four of the last six and probably could have birdied all of them. I didn't play the par-5s particularly well either. "But I'm not going to force it". 2 golfer in the world and far from someone who should be trifled with. He was not the only top player to leave Wisconsin in a hurry. The 28-year-old, who has previously won the US Open , US PGA and Open Championship, needs only to win the Masters to become the sixth player to complete a career grand slam.

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Justin Thomas makes US Open history

So, for another year, Curtis Strange will remain the last golfer to repeat as U.S. Open champion (1988-89). Johnny Miller finished the 1973 U.S. Open with a 63 to win the championship. Open with a 30-foot birdie putt on the third hole of the third round. "And out here I'm just thinking a lot about my stroke, stance, stuff you would rather not be thinking about.

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De Villiers confident of leading South Africa in 2019 World Cup

The target was achieved on the last delivery of the 38th over itself to bring an end to a rather one-sided affair. We did not plan to play conservative cricket up front. "It's just personal performances". "We just sort of want to go get through this hurt now, because it's hurting quite bad". [In] this tournament there hasn't been.

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Johnny Miller: Justin Thomas' 63 not as good as mine

Matsuyama, a 25-year-old, four-time PGA Tour victor from Japan, had a putt for birdie on the par-5 18th hole, which would have been only the second 8-under round in U.S. "It's the ideal day", Kevin Perschke said. I got off to a good start but it sort of caught up with me as the round went on. "I think those two things and a lot of hard work have got me here really".

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Putin thanks Federation Internationale de Football Association for helping Russia in arranging Confederations Cup

Marinovic denied Aleksandr Bukharov from point-blank range, but Russian Federation were untroubled throughout and now turn their attention to a crucial clash against Portugal on Wednesday. Poloz had a penalty claim turned down when he rounded Marinovic and went to ground, with referee Wilmar Roldan receiving no help from the video assistant - while Georgiy Dzhikiya's powerful strike was pushed wide by the keeper.

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Virat Kohli turns off social media ahead of clash with Pakistan

Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a CAB first division league match between East Bengal and Mohun Bagan, Saha said, " India are overall favourites in every department". Sixteen of the 28 wickets which the Sarfraz Ahmed-led side have taken in their past three wins have come in the second Power Play between the 10th and 40th overs of an innings.

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IND vs PAK: Rains to spare Champions Trophy final

India and Pakistan have played each other in six World Cup matches , five T20 World Cup matches and four Champions Trophy matches and India has won 6 out of 6 matches against Pakistan in the World Cup , 5 out of 5 in the World Twenty20 (including a bowl-out after a tie) and 2 out of 4 in the Champions Trophy .

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ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Advantage India in high-stakes final

As cricket enthusiasts all over world are anxiously waiting for the battle, an air of unusual excitement can be felt among young cricketers across the country as they wish the Indian players all the luck for today's match . Kohli also indicated that he would not be making any change in the Playing XI and would go with the same team that played against Bangladesh in the semi-finals.

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Cuthbert try as Wales down Tonga

Davies and Francis may have had legitimate call-up hopes but Hill and Dacey are bolters of the highest order. Tonga's Valentino Mapapalangi collides with Wales flyhalf Sam Davies. Cuthbert finally made good when Anscombe ran back a poor kick from Latiume Fosita, drew in the defense and passed to the winger who kicked ahead and regathered.

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French Open Day 10: Ostapenko, Bacsinszky set up battle of the birthdays

The 42-year-old added: "I think she is fearless". Ostapenko has exceeded expectations at Roland Garros, marching into the last four of a major for the first time by beating Caroline Wozniacki in a match which eventually finished after 8pm local time following two breaks due to the weather .

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Dodgers Puig suspended 1 game for obscene gesture to fans

Puig is appealing the decision and will play Wednesday night. Against the Sox, he lasted just 2.2 innings and gave up nine hits. "He left a fastball over the plate and it was an emergency swing". In Boston, Andrew Benintendi singled to right in the 12th inning to drive in Xander Bogaerts from third for the winning run as the Red Sox outlasted Philadelphia.

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Root rues 'golden chance' that got away

Morgan's men returned to Wales on the back of an unblemished group-stage campaign with their eye on a third successive home final in this tournament , and an ongoing statement of their intent for the 2019 World Cup on home soil. Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed had a simpler explanation for Wednesday's outcome, saying: "We played very well". New Delhi London [U.K.], June 15: Eoin Morgan's comment on Cardiff pitch, post England's defeat in the Champions Trophy semi-finals, seems to have ...

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Thomas makes US Open history with stunning 63 at Erin Hills

His nine-under score was the lowest relative to par in U.S. Open history. What would winning the U.S. Open do for him? There were several incredible moments from Thomas' record-setting afternoon, a few of which can be seen below. How much prize money will the 2017 US Open victor earn? But, obviously, his 67 with six birdies and one bogey, was a pretty good round. He missed a short birdie putt on 18.

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India favoured to beat Pakistan in final

Pakistan doesn't have an impressive record against India in ICC events. Speaking on the eve of the encounter which is expected to draw in 300 million television viewers in India alone, Kohli remained wary of his side's status as favourites in the match.

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World game's biggest match to decide Champions Trophy title

The two sides last met in the finals of the ICC 2017 T20 World Cup in which India edged past Pakistan in a nail-biting thriller. Similar action is expected to be seen today as both the teams look are charged up to grab the trophy.

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Captain Kohli calm ahead of today's final

Pakistan who were routed by India in their first match have bounced back remarkably making their way to finals for the first time . The team , which emerges victorious in the final, will take a statistical lead as well. Kohli will be cast centre stage as India captain in front of a mere 24,500 sell-out crowd at The Oval , and his primary task will be to keep his composure at the crease and in the field as the overwhelming favourites bid to retain their title.

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Amir fit for Champions Trophy final

Sarfraz and left-arm spinner Imad Wasim are the only members of this Pakistani side who have won an ICC tournament Final against India . "I don't see any relevance of the first game because you can never tell how a particular team starts a tournament", he told reporters.

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Fleetwood, Harman trade birdies at 15 at US Open

Moving Day sure lived up to its name at the U.S.at Erin Hills on Saturday, as 11 golfers shot at least 4-under par, including a record setting performance from Justin Thomas , who is now the co-favorite to win the tournament. After waiting while playing partner Jonathan Thomas hit his third, fourth, fifth and sixth shots, Thomas stood over his ball for a couple seconds and rolled it in for an eagle.

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US Open: Defending champion Dustin Johnson makes early exit

Open record at 272. It sounds as if Erin Hills is becoming more challenging with each passing minute. This game's all about putting, so it's pretty simple, I just didn't get it in the hole fast enough. In fact, the cut-line fell on plus-one - equalling the lowest ever cut in a US Open, at Medinah in 1990 - and anyone who has made it into the final two rounds will still believe anything is possible.

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India vs Pakistan Final, ICC Champions Trophy 2017

I would like to wish the best of luck to both the teams and I would like to see a grand final . "So everyone is aware of the kind of talent they have in their team, and on their day they can beat any side in the world", said Kohli on the unpredictable rivals.

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Hosts Russia see off New Zealand in Confederations Cup opener

Fedor Smolov celebrates scoring Russia's second goal. It was the ideal start for the Russians in a game played at the new Krestovsky Stadium, where President Vladimir Putin and Federation Internationale de Football Association chief Gianni Infantino both gave speeches before kick-off.

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Pakistan's Amir fit for Champions Trophy final

Amir , who took two wickets, including that of all-time batting great Sachin Tendulkar, when Pakistan beat India at Centurion in the 2009 Champions Trophy , starred with both bat and ball in Monday's crucial group stage victory over Sri Lanka in Cardiff .

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Shot congressman Steve Scalise off the critical list

The annual GOP-Democrats baseball game raises money for charity. He underwent immediate surgery and an additional procedure to stop bleeding, the statement said , and had received "multiple units of blood transfusion". U.S. Capitol Police officer David Bailey , who was wounded in the shooting while protecting members of Congress, threw the first pitch . Capitol Police said they had "no evidence to suggest that the purchases were not lawful".

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Thomas shoots record 63, trails Harman by one at bunched US Open

On an Erin Hills course that again lacked enough wind to be the stern test the U.S. Open wants, Brian Harman weaved his way through traffic at the top of the leaderboard Saturday for a 5-under 67 and a one-shot lead over Thomas, Brooks Koepka and Tommy Fleetwood .

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Kevin Durant Received Text from Former President Barack Obama After Finals Win

President Barack Obama with the Golden State Warriors at the White House, Washington, DC, February 4, 2016. "They're assembled as good as you can assemble, and I played against some really , really good teams that was assembled perfectly, and they're right up there".

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Is Cristiano Ronaldo ready to leave Real Madrid?

That year, Ronaldo was nearly certain to leave Real for United but eventually made a decision to sign a mega deal and stayed put. Gestifute said the company, Tollin, does not amount to an offshore structure for evading taxes and was established in 2004 when Ronaldo signed for Manchester United .

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Real Madrid show support for Cristiano Ronaldo over tax fraud accusations

Ronaldo's agency had previously said he was up to date on his taxes. The prosecutor also accused Ronaldo of declaring $12.8 million earned from 2011-14 in a tax returns filed in 2014; a time when the prosecutor said Ronaldo's true income during that period was nearly $48 million.

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Lewis Hamilton WINS Canadian Grand Prix in a Mercedes One-Two - Vettel 4th

There were some manoeuvres where I almost wanted to close my eyes but ultimately the team and auto deserved more. "The working environment we've both experienced this year is on a complete other level, on a professional level that's been above any other year that I have experienced".

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Five way tie at top of US Open leaderboard; Fowler one back

He's tied with Brooks Koepka , who birdied the 18th to get there, and England's Tommy Fleetwood , who bogeyed the last to fall out of a share for the lead. Ryder Cup team member, said, "I'm pretty chill anyway". Dad handed his son a sawed-off club at age 2. But Thomas was more focused on the 63 than the par record for the Open.

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Wounded Pakistan look to overcome India for final glory

It could make history at The Oval. "They've been really special in the way that they've bought into the concept that we wanted them to buy into and the brand of cricket, and they've done exceptionally well at that". Some teams start confidently and then they fade. Asked about the performance of youngsters, the Pakistan skipper said their performance is a good sign for the team as the three debutants in the tournament - Faheem Ashraf, Rumman Raees and Fakhar Zaman - have performed ...

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Long-driving Champ takes advantage of Erin Hills' generosity

Open, the Wisconsin resident will make the weekend cut, going into it just one over par through the first two days. There were 18 rounds in the 60s, starting with one for the record book. Johnson won by one, though maybe Fleetwood's most memorable moment there, for better or worse, was the embarrassingly bad high-five he shared with his caddie after draining a long birdie putt to pull within one.

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Camaraderie at Golden State Warriors is unbelievable, says Kevin Durant

He crossed over between the two most prominent generations of basketball and I think most people lump him in with Bill Russell more then they do Magic Johnson. Curry said that if invited, the decision would come as a team, but added he probably "wouldn't go". "The last couple of days I've thought about it [his future]".


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