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James Harden: Houston Rockets guard named Most Valuable Player at NBA Awards

James Harden: Houston Rockets guard named Most Valuable Player at NBA Awards

In only a few short days, the National Basketball Association world will know exactly where LeBron James plans to play next season. Twitter user CuffsTheLegend, who is a close friend of LeBron's, ...

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World Cup Group H match report Japan v Poland 28 June 2018

World Cup Group H match report Japan v Poland 28 June 2018

Lewandowski had a great chance to put Poland two-up in the 71st minute, but his sliding attempt went wide. In a insane, unforeseen tiebreaker, Japan finished with four points just like Senegal ...

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Colombia through to last 16 with 1-0 win, Senegal out

Colombia through to last 16 with 1-0 win, Senegal out

Colombia's 1-0 win saw them top the group but Japan and Senegal had the same number of points, goals scored and goals conceded (all four), while they had drawn 2-2 in their matchday two meeting. ...

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Conservatives score 'own goal' with World Cup tweet backing England

Conservatives score 'own goal' with World Cup tweet backing England

Victory for the lowlands country in the final group game on Thursday night could be a win for both sides, the Taoiseach said. Trent Alexander-Arnold made his competitive debut for England in Thurs...

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Defeated Japan squeezes into World Cup last 16 thanks to fair play

On Wednesday, Koulibaly was asked about rumours linking him with a stunning £88million move to Chelsea and said the speculation was not affecting his World Cup . Africa will not have a representati...

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Spurs "Ready" To Trade Kawhi, In Talks With Lakers & Celtics

The young Los Angeles Lakers forward took to Twitter on Thursday to post a cryptic tweet . The Los Angeles Lakers and San Antonio Spurs reportedly re-engaged in trade discussions surrounding Ka...

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Wimbledon 2018 seeds: Halep top, Serena 25th

Wimbledon 2018 seeds: Halep top, Serena 25th

The All England Club usually follows the latest ranking list but can make a change if deemed "necessary to produce a balanced draw". While WTA rules allow women who miss time because of a pregnancy ...

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Sweden coach Andersson slams Germany for 'unsportsmanlike behaviour'

Sweden coach Andersson slams Germany for 'unsportsmanlike behaviour'

Sweden captain Andreas Granqvist added: "I didn't see what happened, I was still on the pitch but I have seen the images and have heard from the players and the coaching staff that the behaviour from...

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LA Clippers trade Austin Rivers to Washington Wizards for Marcin Gortat

LA Clippers trade Austin Rivers to Washington Wizards for Marcin Gortat

Clippers. Jordan has until Friday to decide if he's going to opt into the final year of his contract with the Clippers. Rivers' departure also clears the way for rookies Shai Gilgeous-Alexander ...

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Points table after French Grand Prix

Points table after French Grand Prix

After topping both of Friday's practice sessions and dominating proceedings at the start of qualifying, Hamilton secured pole by less than a tenth of a second ahead of Mercedes team-mate Valtteri B...

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Mexico Impressive In Victory Over South Korea

Mexico Impressive In Victory Over South Korea

Belgium took on Panama, Mexico faced South Korea and Germany ended the day against Sweden. Germany's midfielder Mesut Ozil wrote on his Twitter account after the match "What! A!" "When you ...

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French Grand Prix: Hamilton extends championship lead after first lap chaos

French Grand Prix: Hamilton extends championship lead after first lap chaos

He recovered to finish fifth, but after costly collisions in Baku, Singapore and Mexico past year, as well as running off the road at April's Azerbaijan Grand Prix, the German's latest faux pas was hi...

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South Korea v Germany

South Korea v Germany

We are ready to play them and we are looking forward to the challenge". German coach Joachim Low had given the team a rest on Sunday after their tense game, which saw Die Mannschaft on the edge ...

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Harden wins first career NBA MVP award

Harden wins first career NBA MVP award

Harden is just the third Rocket to win MVP, joining Hakeem Olajuwon in 1994 and Moses Malone in 1979 and 1982. He averaged 18 points a game and scored in double figures in every game during th...

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Switzerland players avoid FIFA World Cup ban for eagle celebrations

Switzerland players avoid FIFA World Cup ban for eagle celebrations

They also have complained that Brych showed four Serbia players yellow cards but only one Swiss player was booked. Stoke winger Shaqiri and Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka , who netted Switzerland'...

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Jordan Henderson helps England rout Panama at World Cup

Jordan Henderson helps England rout Panama at World Cup

World Cup - Group G - England vs Panama - Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia - Jun 24, 2018 England's Jesse Lingard celebrates scoring their third goal. England will now play...

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Kvitova, Buzarnescu to meet in semis; Chan-Yang defeated

Kvitova, Buzarnescu to meet in semis; Chan-Yang defeated

She saved a match point to extend the duel but Petra completed her win with a hold at love in game eight to wrap up the flawless tournament and show her greatness on grass once again before the third ...

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Blue Jays Pitcher Roberto Osuna Suspended for Domestic Violence Incident

Blue Jays Pitcher Roberto Osuna Suspended for Domestic Violence Incident

The suspension, which Osuna is not expected to appeal, is retroactive to May 8 and extends through August 4. Roberto Osuna has accepted a 75-game suspension after violating the Major League Baseba...

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Musa scores twice to give Nigeria 2-0 win over Iceland

Musa scores twice to give Nigeria 2-0 win over Iceland

Musa said the coach's attacking intent with the substitution was clear, and gave the players confidence that "we don't have to go for last-minute to win the game". If both win on Tuesday at 2 p.m, th...

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Shearer describes Ronaldo & Messi with few words

Shearer describes Ronaldo & Messi with few words

Cesc Fabregas is downplaying the play of Cristiano Ronaldo during World Cup play and also contends that the struggles of Argentina don't exclusively fall on Lionel Messi's shoulders. "The team...

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Iceland vs. Croatia - Football Match Report

Iceland can still qualify for the round of 16 but they have to beat Croatia and have Argentina beat Nigeria by only one goal . Fielding a side filled with reserves, Croatia ended Iceland's ...

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Federer advances to quarter-finals

Federer advances to quarter-finals

The American had three break points when he was leading 4-3 in the second set, but Federer fought back and finished the set with two successive aces. Federer extended his grass-court winning streak ...

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Niki Lauda slams F1 officials for 'too little' Vettel French GP penalty

Niki Lauda slams F1 officials for 'too little' Vettel French GP penalty

When I have days like today, I look up and see the Union Jack above me. However, Max Verstappen jokingly suggested Sebastian Vettel should change his style after Sunday's collision. "It's been a...

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Japan and Senegal fans clean stadiums after World Cup matches

Japan and Senegal fans clean stadiums after World Cup matches

But their fans instead of celebrating minutes after the game, are responsible for cleaning their sector before retiring. But those working after Japan's games will have an easier job of it. The side h...

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Brazil secure vital 2-0 victory over Costa Rica

Brazil secure vital 2-0 victory over Costa Rica

Switzerland are now level with Brazil on four points at the top of Group E , in second place due to an inferior goal difference. Costa Rica played an nearly flawless defensive game, holding o...

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Stephen Curry hilariously chimes in on James Harden winning NBA MVP

Stephen Curry hilariously chimes in on James Harden winning NBA MVP

Harden was the team's key man and, up against Anthony Davis and LeBron James in Monday's league award, he represents the outstanding candidate in the eyes of World Peace. A first time recipient afte...

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Hummels: Win over Sweden can be Germany’s catalyst

Hummels: Win over Sweden can be Germany’s catalyst

Defeat for Germany , which lost its opening group game against Mexico, would have led to it failing to make it past the opening round for the first time since 1938. "Overall, we once again had phases...

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Maradona calls for meeting with Argentina players, blasts AFA president

Maradona calls for meeting with Argentina players, blasts AFA president

Nigeria , second in the group, will advance if they beat Argentina , while a draw may also prove to be enough even if third-placed Iceland beat Croatia . "Why did (the referee) not see it?" Here...

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Mexico see off South Korea despite late Son stunner

Mexico see off South Korea despite late Son stunner

It's not breaking the equator, this tournament has already surpassed the Brazilian 2014 world Cup according to the number appointed 11-metre blows (14 vs 13). At halftime Germany trailed Sweden 1-0 ...

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Salah apologises to Egypt fans

Salah apologises to Egypt fans

Egypt is playing its final World Cup game against Saudi Arabia on Monday. But now Salah and his representatives are increasingly unhappy at what they perceive as the Liverpool star being used...

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