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Royal Ascot 2017 : Injured Frankie Dettori out of race

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And so it proved once again as Ryan Moore's companion bravely fended off all-comers to score at odds of 9-4. The landscape of the race barely altered until deep inside the second-last furlong when Ulysses made his move. He shrugged aside his rushed trip to Epsom last time with a typically gutsy win in the Coronation Cup and you can expect another big run from him . Read More »

Celtics select Duke's Jayson Tatum with No. 3 pick in draft

No one in our organization did. "Kobe was always my favorite player, but I'm a Celtics fan now", he said. With Jimmy Butler reportedly headed to the Timberwolves and a potential Paul George trade not seemingly imminent, this asset appears headed to Boston, at least for now. Read More »

Hornets' Clifford: Howard can return to All-Star level

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However, with their pick, the Spurs selected Colorado point guard Derrick White . White started his career at Division II Colorado-Colorado Springs before transferring for his senior season. After a disappointing end to their season, the Spurs want to make sure next year has a better end. "(My leg injury), that was very, very tough on me mentally and physically just not being able to play. Read More »

NBA Finals game 5: A new king in town

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Fans paused the revelry for a moment and were rewarded with the sight of Warriors star Kevin Durant , jumping out of the limo and hoisting aloft the NBA Finals MVP trophy while letting out a joyful howl. James put up more points, rebounds and assists than he ever had during a five-game span in his career. "I ain't got to say nothing", Durant said , as if that was all he had to say. Read More »

Man City growing in confidence over £50m Alexis Sanchez deal

With just 12 months remaining on his contract, the Chilean worldwide faces an uncertain future at the Emirates regardless of Arsenal's desire to keep him. According to The Mirror's David McDonnell , the Sky Blues will make an official approach for the Chilean after the summer's 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup, and they can offer him a contract worth £300,000-a-week, putting them in "pole position" ahead of Chelsea and Bayern Munich . Read More »

Mohamed Salah completes Liverpool FC switch

Salah could become the most expensive signing in the Liverpool's history, depending on the strength or weakness of the British Pound against the Euro upon sealing a deal. Asked whether he returns to the Premier League as a better player, he told the official Liverpool website : "100 percent, yes". Mohammed Salah was pony for us and will continue being pony for Liverpool . Read More »

Liverpool closing in on Mohamed Salah deal

Salah had already been close to Liverpool when he left FC Basel for Chelsea and Jurgen Klopp has always been an admirer. Another loan spell followed, at Roma , before he signed permanently for the Giallorossi . Juventus' superb surge to a sixth-straight Serie A title took the shine off Roma's accomplishments previous year, as they finished as runners-up again. Read More »

McLaren duo set for Baku grid penalties

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Some of the penalties arise from the fact that both drivers will use a new design of turbo and MGU-H, the motor-generator unit that recovers energy from the turbo. Hamilton, who moved up to 12 points behind Ferrari's championship leader Sebastian Vettel with victory last time out in Canada, also wants to see his former McLaren teammate Alonso back challenging for honours. Read More »

Vegas Golden Knights Expansion Draft Picks 10-20

The Golden Knights do not have a player who has previously been captain of a team, but they still have plenty of options based on experience. The Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins will raise another banner and begin their quest for a three-peat October 4 against the St. Read More »

Shuttler PV Sindhu crashes out of Australian Open

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However, in the second game, Sung gave her a tough competition but Nehwal won it 21-16. Sindhu made a critical error at that stage where she allowed Tai to save the match point, and take the game into the decider with a 22-20 win. The 21-year-old was knocked out as early as in the second round of Indonesia Open last week after shock loss to the United States' shuttler Beiwen Zhang. Read More »

Phillies top Cards 5-1 in finale

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Pat Neshek relieved and got Tommy Pham to ground into an inning-ending double play, and Luis Garcia followed with a flawless ninth. Yadier Molina and Pham followed with home runs as the Cardinals had their biggest output of the season in an inning. Read More »

76ers take Fultz to start NBA draft

The first round of the National Basketball Association draft is in the books. The 6-foot-4 (1.93 m) guard became the second consecutive number one overall pick by Philadelphia, following forward Ben Simmons past year. Fultz averaged 23.2 points, 5.7 rebounds and 5.9 assists in 25 games during his lone college season at Washington, excelling on a team that finished 9-22 and lost its final 13 games. Read More »

Lakers not likely to pass on Ball with No. 2 pick

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TNT's David Aldridge reported that the Lakers tried to send the No.2 pick to the Sacramento Kings in exchange for the No.5 and No.10 selection. The purple and gold team don't have a 2018 NBA Draft first-round selectrion, as it's owed to the Philadelphia 76ers as part of a recent trade. Read More »

Crystal Palace make Frank De Boer offer to become new manager

De Boer went on to make 328 appearances for Ajax before Louis van Gaal's famous 1995 team featuring Clarence Seedorf, Edgar Davids and Patrick Kluivert were sold off one-by-one. This shouldn't take away, though, from the remarkable job the 47-year-old did with Ajax during his time there, becoming the first ever manager of the Dutch League to win four consecutive Eredivisie titles on the bounce. Read More »

Liverpool complete Salah signing

The post Liverpool Boss, Klopp: Why I Signed Mohamed Salah appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria . We have fantastic players in the team. "I will give 100%, I really want to win something with this club ". The 25-year-old made 41 appearances for Roma last season, scoring 19 goals and assisting 15 strikes. "I like that we will make it even more competitive", he added. Read More »

Australia 2 Germany 3

They composed themselves a little bit. It is a U-turn from last month's comments when Loew said he "wouldn't be sad" if the Confed Cup, a warm-up tournament for the 2018 World Cup , is not held in 2021. In the second half we pressed Germany a lot higher up and forced them long a lot of the time. "And then we evolved at the Asian Cup and we won it". Read More »

Twitter Reacts: Chelsea fans react to Diego Costa's latest revealing comments

The Spain worldwide recently revealed that Conte had intimated him through a text message that he doesn't feature in his plans for next season. However, to play a leading role as the main striker under Antonio Conte at Chelsea seems a flawless match, as the Champions only need a slight revision to their domestic conquering team to keep them bubbling and ready to take on Europe. Read More »

Di Maria sentenced to one year in prison for tax fraud

Mourinho is believed to have handed United's chief executive Ed Woodward his list of targets back in March. Real Madrid president Florentino Perez tried to smooth over the situation with several interviews at the start of the week to mark his return to office as President. Read More »

Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in NHL draft

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Prior to the expansion draft , he flat-out said the Blues were not in the business of trading picks or prospects. However, all they do is keep hoping their current players will adapt and live up to their potential. The team has already traded van Riemsdyk and Schlemko. Making those agreements got Vegas forward prospect Alex Tuch from the Wild, defenseman Shea Theodore from the Ducks, unsigned forward prospect Nikita Gusev from the Lightning and the 15th pick and defensive prospect ... Read More »

Cavaliers Players Told Jimmy Butler to Stay Away from Cleveland

The Chicago native averaged 18.3 points, 4.5 rebounds and 3.8 assists per game in his first season with the Bulls in 2016-17. According to Joe Vardon at Cleveland.com , the former Cavaliers general manager left behind the framework of possible trades for both Indiana's Paul George and Chicago's Jimmy Butler . Read More »

Russell paces Cubs to 11-1 win over Marlins

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Arrieta, the 2015 National League Cy Young victor and an All-Star and World Series champ last year, picked up the win to improve to 7-5 in what has been a down year for him. That set up Arrieta (infield single) and Zagunis (groundout) for their RBIs. Ozuna's leadoff homer in the bottom of the second cut Miami's deficit to 2-1. Read More »

Record 16 freshmen picked in 1st round of draft

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The No. 1 pick will join 2016 top pick Ben Simmons and 2014 No. 3 pick Joel Embiid to begin guiding a team that finished 28-54 last season. Sports-Reference's databases go back to the 1992-93 college basketball season and the three first-round picks to average at least 15 points, three assists, a block and a steal per game as a college freshman are Dwyane Wade , Markelle Fultz and Jackson. Read More »