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by | June 13, 2017 | 23:51

The Brazilians, who lost to arch-rivals Argentina 1-0 in a friendly last week - coach Tite's first defeat after nine wins in charge - were in determined mood against Australia who must go back to the drawing board before leaving for Russian Federation.

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:37

After playing extremely well to start 2017, it likely wouldn't shock anyone if Nadal made it to another final before the season ends. " It's not been special but it will be next year when I am watching it on my TV at home ", Toni, 56, told AS.

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:58

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by | June 13, 2017 | 23:13

They were heavyweight boxers, we were middleweight". As a manager that was hard work. "He led the line brilliantly, and when big Chris Martin came on he made a difference as well". That's what we've got to show. " Scotland's no easy place to come, especially when you're 2-1 down in stoppage time; it makes it a little bit sweeter that we got something from it".

by | June 13, 2017 | 23:31

Dan Biggar - The Wales fly-half impressed on both sides of the ball, kicking well, setting up Jonathan Joseph's first try with a well-timed pass and holding out Waisake Naholo as he pushed for the line in the second half. "We picked a bigger squad this time round than we did for the last tour, simply because of the schedule - not just the games but the travel time and the amount of time we're going to have on the training field together".

by | June 14, 2017 | 00:04

Perera stuck around for 66 balls and hit 44 unbeaten runs, but Sri Lanka were already out of contention for most of his stay.Therefore, his sloppy fielding and failure to take a wicket in the Group B opener were secondary to coming through bowling 10 overs in good health.

by | June 13, 2017 | 23:46

Durant , the MVP of the Finals, had 39 points, and Curry added 34 for the Warriors, who captured the best-of-seven series 4-1 against the defending champions. The Warriors won in 2015 before the Cavs made their historic comeback previous year. Durant shot 14-of-20 and added seven rebounds and five assists in the title victor.

by | June 14, 2017 | 00:02

In '72, Rosewall (who was 37) won the Australian Open and Andres Gimeno (at 34) won the French Open . Defeating Wawrinka of Switzerland 6-2, 6-3, 6-1, Nadal, often referred to as the "king of clay", showed his dominance over the red clay courts of the French Open , also referred to as Roland Garros in Paris .

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:27

Those making an argument for McGregor to have any sort of a chance against Mayweather in a boxing match (as insane as that might sound) have been vocal about the age factor in the fight, and the fact Mayweather has not competed actively since 2015 now.

by | June 13, 2017 | 23:03

He was the oldest player picked at the 2014 draft - aged 21 when the Predators plucked him 112th overall. They have slowed down Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin . "Having gone through it, I feel a little more comfortable", said Murray, who is technically still a rookie by the NHL's standards. "That's going to happen".

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:17

Next up against Nadal is 20th-seeded Pablo Carreno Busta , who knocked off No. 5 Milos Raonic 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-7 (6), 6-4, 8-6. "If I play him, I have to change something compared to the past matches", Thiem said earlier on Sunday about the possibility of facing Djokovic , per ATPWorldTour.com .

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:12

Wilander, speaking on Eurosport in the wake of Nadal's record 10 victory at the French Open , sees the Spaniard and his long-time rival, Roger Federer , as the two most likely winners at Wimbledon . Nadal hit surely the shot of the tournament in the sixth game, taking a fine Wawrinka backhand and lashing it down the line without even looking. Despite a promising start, Wawrinka was never able to match Nadal after the Majorcan stepped up a gear.

by | June 13, 2017 | 23:27

Golden State Warriors won the Western Conference while Cleveland Cavaliers had another stellar season winning the Eastern Conference. Durant, who joined from the Oklahoma City Thunder last summer, was key to the Warriors' victory and their 16-1 postseason run - the best in the league's history.

by | June 13, 2017 | 23:24

Sopoaga cut the gap to two points with another penalty , but then the captain, Warburton, powered over at the posts for a try off ninth phase possession and Biggar kicked the conversion to make it 22-13 with 26 minutes to play. "We shot ourselves in the foot a little bit and we need to learn from that". We take a look and who and what stood out... Pass master: Dan Biggar looks for a wide pass against the Highlanders .

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:34

There was a bit of drama for Erin to advance, however. A Maui student says she's disappointed that she didn't make it to the finals in the Scripps National Spelling Bee , but wouldn't trade the experience. The competition had a majority (34%) of 13-year-old spellers and (28.9%) of 14-year-old spellers. The victor - or winners - will take home $40,000 in cash, a trophy and other prizes.

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:14

James, who in 2012 with Miami beat the Thunder in Durant's only other Finals, wound up with 41 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists . Durant, the MVP of the Finals, had 39 points, and Curry added 34 for the Warriors , who captured the best-of-seven series 4-1 against the defending champions.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:45

Only for Las Vegas. Pittsburgh can still trade him to one of the 18 teams he can't refuse a trade to, but that likely won't happen until after the expansion draft. If the Golden Knights do select Fleury, they will be getting a very solid goaltender who has proven throughout his career that he can backstop a team to success .

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:40

Current Dodgers outfield prospect Alex Verdugo, holding his own in Triple-A as one of the youngest players in the Pacific Coast League, was picked No. Bukauskas went 15th to Houston and Warmoth 22nd to Toronto. Lloyd Moseby, the No. 2 overall pick by Toronto in 1978, and Jeffrey Hammonds, No. 4 overall in 1992 by the Orioles, are also expected to be there.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:08

Led the league with 121 points per game while outscoring opponents by 12.3 per night behind their potent backcourt of Goodrich and West, who each averaged almost 26 points to rank in the league's top six. "I have no reason to put my head down", said James, who finished with averages of 33.6 points, 12.0 rebounds and 10.0 assists in the five-game series.

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:22

The Warriors won 129. That's what the Cavaliers must do after falling to the Warriors in the final for the second time in three seasons, having rallied from 3-1 down a year ago to win the crown when James led the series in points, rebounds, assists, steals and blocks - another unprecedented feat.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:03

Cavaliers' forward LeBron James had a game-high 41 points and guard Kyrie Irving hit tough shots all night but defensive breakdowns by Cleveland led to easy baskets late in the game for the Warriors, igniting a deafening crowd. The Warriors made sure there was no collapse this time, outscoring the Cavaliers 31-27 over the final 12 minutes and holding tight to a double-digit lead for most of the period.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:29

They trash talk and you trash talk back". On Thursday, Green was asked about Cavaliers fans heckling his mother. "Yeah, they're fine. It happens every year". Green, on the other hand, said he knew that he wasn't called for a technical, because a ref told him that he hadn't been called for one. However, this just shouldn't be the behavior of any adult.

by | June 13, 2017 | 22:01

While I'm not here to denigrate the significance of what Bill Russell and Bob Cousy meant to the league in their era, today's National Basketball Association looks nothing like how the game was played in its early iterations. But each time, the Warriors recovered - led by Durant's clutch shooting. Cleveland's defense ranked 22nd in the regular season, and getting stops was at no point a realistic goal.

by | June 13, 2017 | 20:33

That tech occurred after Green and head coach Steve Kerr complained about a foul call that was assessed after Green struck Cavs guard Iman Shumpert in the face. " They boo me and thought I had a tech I didn't have, so that wasn't sharp ", Green said. Again, this was kind of a weak technical foul call by the refs, but it was called.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:54

Probably should've beat. But they needed to align to defeat LeBron and Kyrie Irving . Two seasons ago, Steve Kerr took over from Mark Jackson and inherited a Warriors team with two premier shooters in the backcourt and a collection of talent that appeared on the verge of becoming championship contenders.

by | June 13, 2017 | 20:48

Earlier, a much-improved bowling display from Australia saw them bowl out Bangladesh for 182. - They can also qualify if the Australia-England clash gets abandoned due to rain , given they defeat New Zealand by a big margin to convert their negative run-rate into positive.

by | June 13, 2017 | 20:04

Durant's incredible efforts in topping 30 points in every game of the Finals enabled the Warriors to avenge a heart-breaking game seven loss to the Cavs at the same stage previous year but, when the rest of the league looks at Golden State with envy, they should not study their star free-agent acquisition, but the way in which they have drafted and found affordable gems on the open market.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:14

Tight whistle in Game 5 of the NBA Finals . Golden State outscored Cleveland 38-23 in the period on Monday night. Kyle Korver's 3-pointer pulled the Cavaliers within 108-102 but dunks by Durant and Andre Iguodala boosted Golden State's lead to 110-102 and the Warriors kept Cleveland at bay, a Durant driving layup stretching Golden State's edge to 118-106 with five minutes remaining.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:28

The titanic tilt at the Estadio Azteca marked only the third time the Americans acquired a point in a qualifier played against Mexico in Mexico , equaling draws obtained in 1997 and 2013. With its second draw in three road qualifiers, the US continued to recover from its bad 0-2 start last fall and prompted chants of "U-S-A!" from the American Outlaws section in the upper deck.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:20

Williams, 61, quarterbacked the Redskins to a 42-10 rout of the Denver Broncos in the 1988 Super Bowl . Its daily communication and leadership of our coaches and players. Washington president Bruce Allen said that the team interviewed about "a dozen" candidates for the job before promoting Williams. The organization is still in the process of finding a new GM, but Williams helps bring some stability back to the front office.

by | June 13, 2017 | 20:11

Manchester United have lodged a bid for Alvaro Morata as their aggressive transfer strategy begins to take hold. After announcing they had agreed a fee with Benfica for Victor Lindelof on Saturday evening, Manchester United fans are eagerly awaiting news of Alvaro Morata .

by | June 13, 2017 | 19:29

Here is how Manchester United will line up with Perisic. A disagreement over the fee is holding up the deal. They've both been massively linked with a move to Old Trafford this summer as Jose Mourinho looks to bolster his attacking options ahead of next season in the Premier League and Champions League.

by | June 13, 2017 | 21:15

Manchester United are closing in on their second and third signings of the summer following the arrival of Victor Lindelof as the club's first acquisition ahead of next season. "My objective is to get to a club with the dimension of Manchester United ", he said. While Fabinho only recently signed a new deal at Ligue 1 champions Monaco , running until 2021, he did reveal his desire to play for United earlier in 2017.

by | June 13, 2017 | 19:44

On the 10th anniversary of his very first victory in the sport here, Hamilton romped to his sixth win at Montreal's Circuit Gilles Villeneuve to move to within 12 points of Vettel in the title race. "That's why we missed the slot to come in during the safety auto and have a free pit stop". He finished ahead of Renault's Nico Hulkenberg, 19-year-old Lance Stroll in a Williams, who on his home debut earned his first F1 points, and the Haas of Grosjean.

by | June 13, 2017 | 20:08

That missed opportunity stung ever since, and even Durant understood, because he gave up the same lead to the Warriors a round earlier with Oklahoma City. "I left everything I had out on the floor every single game for five games in this Finals, and you come up short". "I have no reason to put my head down", James said.