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by | June 01, 2017 | 22:56

What is the America's Cup? "The harder you push these boats, the faster you go". Bermuda, a British overseas territory, won with a bid of $37 million in infrastructure and services over three years, plus $40 million in various sponsorship guarantees.

by | June 01, 2017 | 23:13

I don't have that problem to select whether he starts, because I am not a coach. I think right now, Zidane is one of the best coaches in the world. This is the only medal missing from Gigi Buffon's collection after losing two finals, and there wouldn't be many more popular winners than the veteran keeper.

by | June 01, 2017 | 23:31

Earlier, Mr Modi also called on King of Spain Felipe VI at Palacio de la Zarzuela. He also said that India is committed to recognizing and fighting climate change, and added that Germany is an example for India, demonstrating that, for all of the ink spilled on America's Asia strategy, it isn't only western countries that can realize it's time to pivot.

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:25

LeBron James is dealing with a distraction to deal with a day before the beginning of the National Basketball Association finals. The cover story includes interviews with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and multiple anonymous league executives.

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:08

While James has won just three of the seven Finals he has been a part of, what has that meant for bettors? For the seventh straight season, and fourth time with the Cavaliers , James has led a team to the NBA Finals. "I've played against four Hall of Famers as well, too, with Manu , Kawhi, Tony and Timmy D on the same team,"James said, recalling those Spurs".

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:43

The 23-year-old defender has been linked with the likes of Real Madrid, Barcelona and Newcastle, although Jose Mourinho is also said to be interested. United have been keen on Lindelof since January, but a move was scuppered partly due to a payment owed to his former club Vasteras. Lindelof went on to sign a new four-and-a-half year contract with Benfica following the collapse of his transfer to the UK, but that has not put United off in their pursuit of his services.

by | June 01, 2017 | 23:43

Rudd told viewers: "The only question to consider is who should be in No 10 to steer Britain to a brighter future?" "Jeremy Corbyn with his money tree, wish list manifesto and no plan for Brexit or Theresa May with her record of delivery", she argued.

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:03

I feel you improve as a cricketer in every tournament that you play. "I don't think too numerous guys read too much into pressure". "There was a lot of chatter at the breakfast table and I'm happy to say we've had constant communication from the European Central Bank and the security manager".

by | June 01, 2017 | 23:19

But do the bookies give them any chance of winning the Champions League next season? Following United's 2-0 Europa League final win over Ajax on Wednesday, Rooney opened the door to a summer move away after confirming he had received offers from other clubs in England and overseas.

by | June 01, 2017 | 23:20

So it is hard to predict the victor", said the former batsman, on the sidelines of an event organised by P&G Shiksha that promotes children's education in Bengaluru on Wednesday. English conditions are notorious for swinging wickets and making life hard for batsmen, as was experienced by the hosts themselves in a colossal batting collapse against South Africa in their bilateral ODI series.

by | June 01, 2017 | 23:16

The Penguins said they'd take more shots on goal than the 12 they took in Game 1 , and they made good on that with 12 shots in the first period Wednesday. The Penguins beat the Predators, 5-3, in Monday night's Game 1 despite blowing a 3-0 first-period lead, being held without a shot in the second period, generating just 12 shots over the full 60 minutes and, in general, being thoroughly outplayed.

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:11

That's pretty much what is going to have to happen, because as untrustworthy as the Warriors can sometimes be - leads relinquished, untimely turnovers committed, lapses in concentration - they are loaded. James, Irving and the Cavaliers just put on a magic show through three rounds of the Eastern Conference Playoffs, losing only one game and re-introducing the possibility of competition in these Finals.

by | June 01, 2017 | 23:26

The Wales worldwide has returned to full training with his teammates in recent days, but he said at Madrid's Media Open Day ahead of the weekend's game that the ankle injury had been more troublesome than previously revealed and had not yet completely healed.

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:17

England were already an unbeatable 2-0 up in the three-match series against South Africa and although Morgan was glad the reverse had come before the Champions Trophy rather than during the tournament, it remains a worry. While Roy has form concerns, England have some injury worries too. The Durham all-rounder has recovered in time to face the Tigers at The Oval on Thursday, although the number of overs he will bowl will depend on a late fitness test.

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:31

The Warriors were in no position in 2009 to sign a free agent like Kevin Durant , whose decision last summer to team up with the team that beat him in the Western Conference finals a year ago has given the blue on Golden State's uniforms a villainous hue in the eyes of many outside the Bay Area.

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:15

Navas is set to be between the sticks for Real Madrid's Champions League final against Juventus as they aim to win the double. In an on-pitch interview reported by Marca , Zidane said: "It was very important (to win the league)". To lay hand on the title, Madrid edged out eternal rivals Barcelona by three points scoring 106 times in 38 fixtures which delivered 29 victories and only three defeats.

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:56

The Jason Roy is under pressure due to his lack of runs at the top of the order and it may also force the team to choose Jonny Bairstow for England Playing XI . "One of the strongest parts of reinforcing the way that we play and the freedom in which we play with is backing that up with selection", he explained.

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:10

This year's NBA Finals is historic, as the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers are meeting for the third straight year on June 1. Visibly shaken by an event he couldn't control, Cleveland's star struggled Wednesday to focus on his seventh straight NBA Finals or the Golden State Warriors.

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:07

If they do that, I think they will have more success. Because if not, even the hysteria of the first ever Stanley Cup Final game in Smashville won't be enough to save them. "We didn't think we had reached our best play yet and we were in a good spot at 1-1, and it's an opportunity to go out and throw up your best period and put yourself in a good spot, and I thought we had a really good period".

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:47

PITTSBURGH (AP ) - The Nashville Predators insist goaltender Pekka Rinne isn't to blame for the 2-0 series deficit against the defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins in the Stanley Cup Final . Cullen, who is 40, and the Penguins are going for back-to-back-championships. There's no better way to ensure that than splitting the first two contests .

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:38

Murray , who lost to Novak Djokovic in the final last year, will now face Del Potro, who beat Nicolas Almagro after the Spaniard retired hurt, in the next round and the 30-year-old is expecting a hard match. But, the Scot, who made 29 unforced errors to his opponents 67, raised his level and managed to clinch victory after winning the tie-break 7-3, keeping his hopes of a maiden French title alive.

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:40

There has been a growing section of Arsenal fans who wanted the Frenchman not to sign the new deal and leave the club at the end of the campaign and there were protest marches held against him throughout the season. "The ambition is to put this club in a position where we are winning the Premier League , where we are competing to win in Europe and pushing forward", he said.

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:38

A year before Kyrie's shot secured the title for Cleveland, Steph did something similar for Golden State. Golden State Warriors' Zaza Pachulia shoots during an NBA basketball practice, Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. That series turned when Green was suspended for Game 5 and James and Kyrie Irving took over from there. "(Greatest Of All Time) in scoring in the playoffs, and at such a young age because he's got a lot more in him".

by | June 01, 2017 | 23:00

Each major North American sports league has now had a "Threepeat" championship round, the NHL between Detroit and Montreal from 1954-56, the NFL from 1952-54 between Detroit and Cleveland in the pre-Super Bowl era, and Major League Baseball in 1921-23 between the New York Yankees and New York Giants, who later moved to San Francisco.

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:37

He then confirmed eight-time Grand Slam title victor Andre Agassi would coach him in Paris. Djokovic was coached by Boris Becker the last three seasons but they split past year. "Of course I came in with a very aggressive game style, because I knew that if I want to have a chance, then I have to do something different and be more aggressive", Thiem said.

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:58

Thursday: at Golden St., 9 p.m. Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James , right, shakes hands with teammate Kyle Korver during an NBA basketball practice, Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. With his big performance in Game 5 that helped start Cleveland's comeback, his 3-pointer in Game 7 and then his go-ahead basket in their Christmas Day matchup, Irving has repeatedly hurt the Warriors .

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:23

It was his shortest outing since he lasted one inning against the New York Yankees on September 2, 2013. Or will Quintana get back in the win column and show the White Sox he is truly an ace. 2 spot, Stanton is 12 for 29 (.414) with three homers and seven RBIs in seven games, and the Marlins are 5-2 while outscoring opponents 48-22. Seattle was shut out the first two games.

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:37

He will face João Sousa of Portugal in the second round. There was no hiccup on court Suzanne Lenglen for Rafael Nadal , who started his bid to win a 10th title at Roland Garros with a 6-1, 6-4, 6-1 defeat of Benoit Paire . In the women's section, Garbine Muguruza downed 2010 victor Francesca Schiavone 6-2, 6-4 in her first round tie. Kyrgios, notorious for his periodic bad temper and sulks on court, sealed his victory on his first match point.

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:00

Golden State Warriors' Patrick McCaw, right, and Houston Rockets' Isaiah Taylor battle for the ball during the second half of an NBA summer league basketball game, Wednesday, July 13, 2016, in Las Vegas. It's tough for me to say that is the case. Lue tries to build on the terrific start to his coaching career by becoming just the second National Basketball Association coach to win titles in his first two seasons.

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:04

The event will air on UFC Fight Pass. On Wednesday, Invicta FC featherweight champion Megan Anderson was booked for a bout with Helena Kolesnyk, taking her off the table as a possible opponent. She has yet to taste defeat through six professional outings. "The fact she is fighting an undefeated 5-0 fighter at 145 proves there are women I could have been fighting in the UFC at 145 pounds the entire time I've been signed to the promotion instead of undersized girls being forced up a weight class ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 21:39

That's paramount for these guys. A tweet from the team's Twitter official account read: 'What a fabulous welcome as we set foot on New Zealand soil for the first time ahead of #LionsNZ2017 #AllForOne'. However, with injuries hitting the main Super Rugby squads, McMillan and his assistant coaches Roger Randle and Joe Maddock were unable to call on some of their targeted players.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:19

However majority shareholder Stan Kroenke, who flew in for the cup final and will remain in London for the meeting on Tuesday, remains a staunch supporter of Wenger. After a hard season in which Arsenal came fifth in the league, their worst finish under Wenger, Mertesacker said that they realised that they had to be more competitive on the biggest stage.

by | June 01, 2017 | 22:05

They enter as underdogs again. Power forward Kevin Love explained to ESPN why that is. At the end of the day, I know the way I'm built. We're trying to repeat, which is so hard to do. Golden State made a record 12-0 run through the first three playoff rounds, winning by an average of 16.3 points. Consecutive seasons James has been to the Finals .

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:56

Steve Kerr has been sidelined from the sidelines for all but two games during the Golden State Warriors' 12-0 Playoff push to the NBA Finals due to severe illness caused by his recurring back issues. He's picked up only two technical fouls in the postseason, leaving him well short of the seven technicals that would trigger a one-game suspension.

by | June 01, 2017 | 20:29

Zabaleta was pleased to be coming to Manchester and said so, never managed to confuse his new club with Chelsea in a recorded interview and, more than 330 appearances and a full set of domestic prizes later, he leaves with the best wishes of everyone in and around his adopted city.