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Kane, Sterling start up front for England

Ferjani Sassi, after appearing to whisper a prayer to himself, scored low to the right of England keeper Jordan Pickford in the 35th minute. Harry Kane was England's hero as he scored a late...

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Mickelson Steps Out of Character at U.S. Open

Mickelson Steps Out of Character at U.S. Open

The veteran American - celebrating his 48th birthday - ran after a still moving putt and hit the ball back towards the hole during his third round. It's hard to imagine Bobby Jones or Arnold Palmer ...

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South Korea hoped Sweden couldn't tell Asians apart

South Korea hoped Sweden couldn't tell Asians apart

There was a short delay for Kim Min-woo's foul on Viktor Claesson to be analysed on video and for the referee to point to the spot before Granqvist sent goalkeeper Cho Hyun-woo the wrong way. Korea ...

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Oregon LB Fotu Leiato found dead near car crash

Oregon LB Fotu Leiato found dead near car crash

The man told officers he had been driving alone. A woman walking by the area around 6.51am said she spotted a hand and brush over a person down a gravel path. 23, 2017, in Tempe, Ariz. He was expect...

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James delivers epic game seven as Cavs reach National Basketball Association finals

James delivers epic game seven as Cavs reach National Basketball Association finals

All-Rookie Jayson Tatum led the Celtics with 24 points, including a ferocious facial on James , with some extracurricular activity ensuing. It was the Celtics first home loss in two months. At arou...

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Liberman: Argentina Couldn't Beat Iceland Because They Didn't Practice in Jerusalem

Liberman: Argentina Couldn't Beat Iceland Because They Didn't Practice in Jerusalem

After poor-quality, low-intensity performances from some of the other tournament outsiders in the opening days in Russia, Iceland showed yet again their magnificent commitment, spirit and fitness. T...

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Queiroz calls for unity and fairness after Iran beat Morocco

Queiroz calls for unity and fairness after Iran beat Morocco

Petereferee's Krestovsky Stadium, the refree looked at his watch at the 90th minute and chose to give six generous minutes for extra-time. That contrasted with the one of the main squares in Tehran...

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Some of the Worst Father’s Day Gifts Ever

Some of the Worst Father’s Day Gifts Ever

I'd inherited my father's eyes and nose, they said, as well as his nearsightedness, work ethic, and calm, soft-spoken demeanor. It explores three distinct periods in his life - as a 14-year-old in 199...

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France edge Australia with helping hand from VAR

France edge Australia with helping hand from VAR

Deschamps's France side will move on to their remaining Group C clashes against Denmark and Peru, who meet later on Saturday, with three points but plenty to do to justify their place among the pre-...

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Sri Lanka skipper charged with ball-tampering by ICC

Sri Lanka skipper charged with ball-tampering by ICC

As the West Indies players were waiting on the ground, the Sri Lankan team didn't turn up even as both umpires were waiting. The officials had also, in keeping with the rules, awarded West Indies five...

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Morocco 0-1 Iran: Late Own Goal Hurts Atlas Lion

Morocco 0-1 Iran: Late Own Goal Hurts Atlas Lion

Female fans from Iran who have traveled to Russian Federation for the tournament have been shown in photos at the stadium supporting the team in its 1-0 opening-match win against Morocco , which wa...

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Phil Mickelson moving ball: Twitter goes wild US Open mistake

Phil Mickelson moving ball: Twitter goes wild US Open mistake

Mickelson took action with the goal of influencing the movement of a ball in play . Not only did he struggle putting, but he also cost himself two strokes by chasing down a missed putt and taking a...

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Messi to put heat on Iceland in Russian Federation

Messi to put heat on Iceland in Russian Federation

Argentina's forward Lionel Messi runs with the ball during the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup Group D football match between Argentina and Iceland at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow on Jun...

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Allegri reveals turning down offer to replace Zidane

Allegri reveals turning down offer to replace Zidane

Ex-Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said this Monday that he still does not know what he is going to do after stepping down as manager of Real Madrid 11 days ago , and just five days after winning...

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Moscow taxi driver mounts sidewalk, mows down pedestrians

The driver reportedly tried to flee the scene, but one witness said he was detained by bystanders before police arrived. Seven of the victims were treated for minor injuries while one is in a seriou...

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Host Russia Crushes Saudi Arabia in Opening Game

Host Russia Crushes Saudi Arabia in Opening Game

Russia's strong start to the World Cup took a blow after Alan Dzagoev limped off with a hamstring injury in the tournament opener against Saudi Arabia . This may be the worst-ranked side in the comp...

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Day 2 at Shinnecock Hills

Day 2 at Shinnecock Hills

Finau will tee off in the final group at 12:24 p.m. MT with Berger, who also shot a 66 as he looks to win his first major championship. Rory McIlroy shot an even round to remain at 10 over par ...

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VAR Controversy: Was The Referee Right To Award France A Penalty?

VAR Controversy: Was The Referee Right To Award France A Penalty?

Antoine Griezmann was brought down just inside the box by Australia defender Josh Risdon but referee Andres Cunha initially waved away France protests. Goal-line technology also helped France win...

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Michael Porter Jr. cancels second pro day because of strained hip

Michael Porter Jr. cancels second pro day because of strained hip

The Chicago Bulls have the seventh pick while the Knicks have to ninth pick. According to reports around the NBA , GM Ryan McDonough of the Phoenix Suns has been exploring the option of trading h...

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Denmark beats Peru to gain crucial advantage at World Cup

Denmark beats Peru to gain crucial advantage at World Cup

Peru and Denmark are FIFA's 11th- and 12th-ranked teams, respectively, so the contest should be competitive and compelling. Yussuf Poulsen slotted home on 59 minutes after being put through on ...

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Taxi crash in Moscow’s Red Square injures 8 people

Taxi crash in Moscow’s Red Square injures 8 people

Sources say the driver pleaded with people at the scene, claiming he did not mean to hit the football fans. The agency that monitors Moscow's traffic safety said the driver is a citizen of the for...

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Phil Mickelson hits moving ball at U.S. Open

He acknowledged the ball would have rolled off the green and rather than try his luck from there, he took the 2-stroke penalty and moved on. When it was all said and done, Mickelson was assessed a t...

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Rashford in injury doubt ahead of England's opener vs Tunisia

Rashford in injury doubt ahead of England's opener vs Tunisia

You'll see plenty of modern formations deployed by England , not least their three-man backline, which could plausibly revert from 3-5-2 to 5-3-2 in times of need. "He doesn't really like to be overl...

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India vs Afghanistan - Highlights & Stats

India vs Afghanistan - Highlights & Stats

Afghanistan also batted the fewest overs for a team in their Test debut . Yes, we were surprised by how quickly things ended because we were a good team. Afghanistan needs to play more long-forma...

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Lakers are overwhelming favorites in Vegas to land Kawhi Leonard

Lakers are overwhelming favorites in Vegas to land Kawhi Leonard

Among Leonard's preferred landing spots is Los Angeles - specifically the Lakers - according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . Leonard averaged 16.3 points, 4.7 rebounds and 2.3 assists in the nine g...

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Amelia Kerr registers highest individual score in Women's ODIs

Amelia Kerr registers highest individual score in Women's ODIs

Kerr then completed a remarkable double with a five-wicket bag with figures of 5-17 from seven overs to help the White Ferns complete a three-ODI series sweep of Ireland . She finished four, four, si...

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Guerrero revels in return as Peru star highlights unity

Guerrero revels in return as Peru star highlights unity

They open their Group C campaign against Denmark in Saransk on June 16. Denmark striker Nicklas Bendtner will miss the World Cup in Russian Federation due to a groin injury. "It was very emotional...

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Uruguay edge Egypt 1-0

Uruguay edge Egypt 1-0

The Uruguay defender jumped in the area and headed home a free kick late in the 89th minute. The result leaves Russian Federation atop the group with three points after they routed Saudi Arabia 5-...

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France awarded controversial penalty after first VAR review in World Cup history

France awarded controversial penalty after first VAR review in World Cup history

As the World Cup kicks off this afternoon, there still a strong belief that the opening game between hosts Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia will only be a warm up to more stellar contests. Not so...

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Egypt manager explains absence of Salah

Egypt manager explains absence of Salah

Certainly he doesn't feel afraid". The Pharaohs performed admirably in their first World Cup match in almost 30 years, especially considering that their star player, Mohamed Salah , failed to ent...

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