• Denver Post writer 'uncomfortable' with Japanese man winning Indy 500
Denver Post writer 'uncomfortable' with Japanese man winning Indy 500

Again, I will say I'm sorry, I know better, and I'm angry at myself because there was no constructive goal in saying it and I should not have said it, especially because The Denver Post has been dragged into this. I came here basically to prove myself, to challenge myself. "I think it was outstanding", Brown said. Sato is the first Asian driver...

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  • Man United capable of anything - Lingard eyes glory next season
Man United capable of anything - Lingard eyes glory next season

Jose Mourinho says he has "no idea" if Manchester United will sign Antoine Griezmann, but stressed that all the club's transfer dealings are in the hands of executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward. I have understood what was best for the team, I have tried to help when the manager's played me. "It means a lot as it is my first European trophy with Un...

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  • Unseeded rookie jets into 1st final
Unseeded rookie jets into 1st final

Ostapenko lost her opening match on her Roland Garros main draw debut a year ago, but the world number 47 is hunting a victory that would see her become the lowest-ranked champion in tournament history. At Roland Garros, Ostapenko has dispatched world No. 12 Caroline Wozniacki and world No. 22 Sam Stosur, as well as Lesia Tsurenko, Monica Pui...

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  • New Zealand set Bangladesh 266 in must-win tie
New Zealand set Bangladesh 266 in must-win tie

But the most reliable method to live stream the match in the United States is to use the week-long free trial of Sling TV's International Sports Package, which includes Willow TV and the Bangladesh vs. New Zealand's bowling has been equally top-heavy. The 408 England plundered here on June 9, 2015 was their highest-ever one-day total at th...

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  • Shami key to India's Champions Trophy prospects: Irfan Pathan
Shami key to India's Champions Trophy prospects: Irfan Pathan

Though the players of both camps have tried their best to keep away from the political views and counter views around the match, the undercurrents are palpable given the cautious replies coming from either camps in the build-up to the game.

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  • 3-on-3 basketball added to 2020 Tokyo Olympic program
3-on-3 basketball added to 2020 Tokyo Olympic program

Both swimming and track will hold mixed relays, as well as a triathlon team relay; other sports will also allow national sporting federations to blend their male and female athletes, from mixed doubles in table tennis to team events in sports such as judo, cycling and fencing.

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  • Sailing - Barker bows out of another America's Cup with pride
Sailing - Barker bows out of another America's Cup with pride

The win completed a rebound from a 3-1 deficit and represented a big step in Artemis' road back from the tragic death of British Olympic star Andrew "Bart" Simpson during the buildup to the 2013 America's Cup . Team Japan attracted a penalty in the day's first race after crossing the start line a fraction too soon and could not bridge the gap. Emi...

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  • Chris Holtmann to leave Butler for Ohio State coaching vacancy
Chris Holtmann to leave Butler for Ohio State coaching vacancy

Matta, for his part, tried to cast the decision as fairly mutual, describing health issues he's been facing and growing emotional as he detailed some of his favorite memories of his tenure. He has ties to the midwest and has experienced plenty of success on the recruiting trail with Butler . And it'll get easier to recruit at a nationally known pr...

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  • Vettel rubbishes Hamilton claim that he is favoured over Raikkonen at Ferrari
Vettel rubbishes Hamilton claim that he is favoured over Raikkonen at Ferrari

The people who need to know, know, and we'll see what happens. While Sebastian Vettel led the Scuderia to a one-two finish, Hamilton - who dropped out in Q2 as he struggled to warm up his tyres - could only cross the line seventh, losing ground in the drivers' championship in the process.

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  • Focused Preds Enjoying Stanley Cup Final Moment
Focused Preds Enjoying Stanley Cup Final Moment

Bonino, 29, has tallied four goals and three helpers over 21 playoff games. The Pittsburgh Penguins are one game away from a second consecutive Stanley Cup championship. Nashville has lost each of its last four road games in Pittsburgh. Justin Schultz opened the scoring with a power-play goal just 1:31 into the game.

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  • Penguins sticking with Murray for Game 5
Penguins sticking with Murray for Game 5

Game 6 will be played Sunday night in Nashville, where the Penguins will try to be the first team to repeat as Stanley Cup champions since the Detroit Red Wings in 1997-98. "Wanted to make sure that we played on our toes". Sheary took a pretty feed from Crosby and sent it by Saros 1:19 into the second to push Pittsburgh's lead to four.

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  • Arsene Wenger sends message to Arsenal fans about new signing
Arsene Wenger sends message to Arsenal fans about new signing

Gibbs is thought to be prepared to sit out the final year of his contract at Arsenal if manager Arsene Wenger indicates he has a genuine chance of winning back his place, but the need to play regularly is exacerbated by a desire to be part of England's travelling party for next summer's World Cup finals in Russian Federation.

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  • Durant helps Warriors into 3-0 series lead
Durant helps Warriors into 3-0 series lead

No team has ever gone 15-0 in any postseason of the four main professional sports. Kevin Durant (31 points) and Stephen Curry (26 points) led the Warriors down the stretch of their 118-113 win, while shooting guard Klay Thompson (30 points) broke well and truly out of his shooting slump.

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  • Predators top Penguins to tie Stanley Cup Final
Predators top Penguins to tie Stanley Cup Final

Crosby's line will also have to outwork Subban and Ekholm, who have shut down a string of elite centers during the playoffs. "The playoffs in hockey have been fantastic", said Barkley, who accepted commissioner Gary Bettman's invitation to attend Game 4 in Nashville.

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  • Kiwis beat British to reach America's Cup challenger finals
Kiwis beat British to reach America's Cup challenger finals

The comeback win is yet another impressive outing by the 26-year-old Burling as his status in America's Cup racing begins to grow. Safety has been a major concern of all the crews and the organisers since the death of British sailor Andrew "Bart" Simpson in San Francisco ahead of the 2013 America's Cup .

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  • Penguins on brink of repeat after blowout win
Penguins on brink of repeat after blowout win

Game 6 is Sunday in Nashville. For Game 5 at PPG Paints Arena, the Penguins are -142 favorites compared to the Predators at +129, according to Oddsshark. They sure didn't play that way in the first four games, even though they won the first two. Compare that to his 0-3 showing in Pittsburgh , where he's lugging a 5.39 GAA and.756 save percentage...

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  • Stanley Cup Final: Five keys to Game 3
Stanley Cup Final: Five keys to Game 3

The Pittsburgh Penguins took home a 4-1 win Wednesday in nearly the exact same fashion as their Game 1 win. Against Pittsburgh , it's at.777 and he remains winless in his career against the Penguins in games he's started. As expected both teams came out with a fast and furious mindset. That was Malkin's ninth goal of the 2017 Stanley Cup Pla...

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  • Penguins Vs. Predators Live Stream
Penguins Vs. Predators Live Stream

Tightening up their play away from the puck and getting the puck out of the zone when the opportunity presents itself will be key if they plan to win Game 5. "It's our building, our emotion". Malkin finished with two shots as the Penguins ended up being outscored 9-2 in Nashville. "'Desperate' is a amusing word for me because it gets thrown aroun...

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  • Durant, Warriors rally to beat Cavs 118-113
Durant, Warriors rally to beat Cavs 118-113

No, you don't get that at Campbelltown Sportsground on a Saturday night. James led the way for Cleveland with 39 points while Kyrie Irving added 38 in an electrifying performance. "Stay in front of them". Well, if they are, you can thank current Warriors General Manager Bob Myers and former GM Larry Riley. "Fatigue will play a role".

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  • Title-chasing Thiem gears up for tough Nadal test
Title-chasing Thiem gears up for tough Nadal test

A year ago, Djokovic became the first man in almost 50 years to claim a fourth consecutive major championship and completed a career Grand Slam at Roland Garros . "You have to play the best", Thiem said. The defeat on its own was not the most surprising thing - Roland Garros has represented the Serbian's least successful Grand Slam tournamen...

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  • Nadal? Toughest match to imagine, says Thiem
Nadal? Toughest match to imagine, says Thiem

Paris - Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal can edge closer to an intriguing French Open final rich in landmark moments on Friday after drastically contrasting campaigns in Paris . "I only care that I am in the semifinals", said Nadal. If you have three illnesses and an injury which take you out for some time, it's very hard mentally for the pla...

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  • British motorcycle racer Lambert dies from injuries in race
British motorcycle racer Lambert dies from injuries in race

Jochem Van den Hoek , 28, from Holland, also died on Wednesday from injuries sustained in a crash at the 11th milestone in the Superstock race. Lambert, making his debut in the race, crashed his 1 000 cc Kawasaki on the third lap of the six-lap event.

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  • With yet another title, Madrid again the kings of Europe
With yet another title, Madrid again the kings of Europe

Ronaldo has often referred to Ferguson as a fatherlike figure in his life and it was fitting that his former manager was there to congratulate him on one of the best nights of his career. Of these, 105 in the Champions League. "With this squad of players and their hard work, we know we can win these things". Juventus leaked three goals in 12 ga...

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  • Thiem searching for secret of success against Djokovic
Thiem searching for secret of success against Djokovic

Last month he then parted company with his long-term coaching team of Marian Vajda, fitness coach Gebhard Phil Gritsch and physio Miljan Amanovic, saying he needed to try and rediscover his spark. In his quarterfinal, nine-time French Open champion Nadal faces No. 20 Pablo Carreno Busta of Spain at Court Philippe Chatrier. When a player admits ...

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  • Australian counter-terrorism police conduct raids after fatal siege
Australian counter-terrorism police conduct raids after fatal siege

During a press conference Deputy Commissioner Shane Patton said the men are known to police but "are not persons who have a national security interest". Earlier, a witness said at least 20 police were "running around" on a major road, including Special Operations Group officers. 'We're obviously limited in what we can say, we don't want to put ...

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  • Chelsea's Eden Hazard facing spell on the sidelines after fracturing ankle
Chelsea's Eden Hazard facing spell on the sidelines after fracturing ankle

However, the initial prognosis suggests the forward will be absent for up to three months, seriously jeopardising his chances of starting the new campaign, which begins on 12 August. He returned to Cobham to be assessed by Chelsea's medical staff, who concluded that an operation was required. "Ive spent five years here, I know everything abou...

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  • Arsenal launch sensational bid for Colombian superstar
Arsenal launch sensational bid for Colombian superstar

The Colombia global has been widely expected to leave the Bernabeu this summer, having struggled for playing time in 2016/17 and not even making the bench for the Champions League final last week. However, respected journalist Jose Luis Sanchez says Real have rejected the bid with it falling just short of Real's £69.8m valuation. Arsene Wenger...

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  • NBA Finals Game 3 preview
NBA Finals Game 3 preview

The Warriors are 15-0 and can finish off the NBA's first ideal postseason with a victory here in Game 4. "We literally have never once mentioned 16-0", Warriors coach Steve Kerr told reporters on Tuesday ahead of Game Three today. "But now that we're in this situation, why not take care of business and finish the job?" Granted the Cavs were in a ...

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  • Warriors top Cavaliers to move one win from perfection
Warriors top Cavaliers to move one win from perfection

Now they are 15-0 and on the cusp of an undefeated postseason. The Cavs face a mountain that's never been climbed, down 3-0. Tristan Thompson finished the game with ZERO points and - even more alarming - only three rebounds in 23 minutes of play.

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  • No questioning Durant's decision now as Warriors near title
No questioning Durant's decision now as Warriors near title

Now that the 16-0 challenge is right in front of them, the Warriors are up for the task that will present itself Friday night at Quicken Loans Arena. This means he has at least two more guaranteed seasons under this deal, bringing with it a lot of stability if another team did decide to trade for Love.

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  • Unforgettable Moments From The Incredible Warriors Vs. Cavs Feud
Unforgettable Moments From The Incredible Warriors Vs. Cavs Feud

That series turned when Green was suspended for Game 5 and James and Kyrie Irving took over from there. "Just challenge him, just like you do with any other really good player", Durant said . Curry had 11- and 18-point games in wins. James will push Golden State to the limit. And we have a great draft class coming up next year. Because of...

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  • Muguruza breaks down in tears after lively clash with Mladenovic
Muguruza breaks down in tears after lively clash with Mladenovic

The Spaniard, champion here previous year, had been complaining about the vocal and fiercely partisan crowd on Court Suzanne Lenglen during her match against France's Mladenovic when she was overcome by emotion. "I understand", said the 23-year-old. "You make me cry". Pierce went on to lift the Suzanne Lenglen Cup in 2000, the last Frenchwoma...

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  • Scooter Gennett Makes Cincinnati Reds History Tuesday
Scooter Gennett Makes Cincinnati Reds History Tuesday

He has participated in four minor league All-Star Games and two Triple-A home run derbies, and he played in Japan in the 2014 and '15 seasons. "For a little guy like me to do this is just short of a miracle", Gennett said . "Even three home runs would be too insane for me". Cincinnati (27-30) has won nine of its past 14 meetings with St....

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  • Gatland names Jones as captain
Gatland names Jones as captain

That is also the case for the Crusaders , who have won all 14 matches in Super Rugby this season and can rightly claim to be the best club side in the world . The Crusaders tight five is comprised entirely of All Blacks squad members, providing a fascinating prelude to the first Test in Auckland in two weeks.

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  • NASCAR Charlotte 2017 results: Austin Dillon wins Coca-Cola 600
NASCAR Charlotte 2017 results: Austin Dillon wins Coca-Cola 600

Johnson started the race 14th. When Jimmie Johnson ran out of gas in the final few laps, the opportunity opened up for the underdog. Danica Patrick led seven laps in the first stage , the first time she's led a lap since the race in Loudon, New Hampshire, on September 25, 2016.

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