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Author: 0 Queenslanders planning backline re-shuffle for Origin II

He was one of four new faces named in Kevin Walters' team for Origin II . Slater - 34 this weekend - will cap a remarkable comeback story when he runs out in Origin II in Sydney on June 21 - his first match for Queensland since game two, 2015.

Author: 0 Trump gives remarks on ballfield shooting

The suspect, later identified as James T. Hodgkinson , 66, of Belleville, Illinois, was taken into custody, but later succumbed to his injuries, according to authorities. He also stated that "America is praying for you, and America is praying for all of the victims of this awful shooting", in regards to Rep. Scalise and the others impacted the the incident.

Author: 0 Warriors capture their second National Basketball Association title in three years

In 2016, when the Cavs won it all for the first time in their franchise's 52-year history while becoming the first team in league history to recover from a 3-1 Finals deficit, the Warriors were left pondering the what-if scenarios because of Curry's ailing left knee, Draymond Green's Game 5 suspension and Andrew Bogut's injury that cost him the final two games.

Sport Andy Murray vs Kei Nishikori
Author: 0 Andy Murray vs Kei Nishikori

Having levelled the match by winning the second set 6-1, Murray won the third set on a tie-break and romped home in the fourth, 6-1. The Japanese star recovered from a terrible start to beat veteran Spaniard Fernando Verdasco 0-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-0 in the French Open fourth round to reach a seventh Grand Slam quarter-final.

Author: 0 Death toll rises to 12 in London apartment building inferno

The damaged remains of a fire at Grenfell Tower, a 24-storey apartment block in North Kensington, London , Britain. Some bodies have been removed from the smouldering remains of the building, which contains 120 flats thought to be home to between 400 and 600 people.

Sport Capello provoca Suning sugli scudetti revocati da Calciopoli, è polemica!
Author: 0 Capello provoca Suning sugli scudetti revocati da Calciopoli, è polemica!

Potrà essere di grande aiuto nel settore giovanile del Suning . Quindi diventare squadre di successo. Perché anche in Cina si conosce la grande rivalità sportiva tra Inter e Juventus . Finché nessuno si muoverà per impedire che continui questa situazione non vedo via d'uscita. Queste le sue parole rilasciate in conferenza stampa: "Conosco la mentalità di mister Capello , quindi appena mi ha proposto di venire qui ho accettato subito ".

Sport If You Love Cricket, Don't Try Today's Google Doodle
Author: 0 If You Love Cricket, Don't Try Today's Google Doodle

It was about a Pakistani fan who has been waiting to celebrate his team's victory against India in ICC Cricket World Cup but he continues to wait as Pakistan have never defeated India in a World Cup game. After making 261 in the semifinal, India appeared to be on course for a thrashing as South Africa cruised to 192/1. "The bowlers were just outstanding in the two games".

Author: 0 Chelsea face £10million hit on striker after row with Antonio Conte

If they sell me, I will look for the best choice. "Signing for Atletico doesn't mean that I wouldn't be playing". Regardless of how this all began or who exactly started this whole mess, Diego Costa seems determined to burn his bridges at Chelsea and ensure that despite Granovskaia's strong determination to remain in control, his impending exit happens on his own terms.

Author: 0 Mayweather vs. McGregor fight is official

McGregor's side has supposedly been done for weeks with UFC president Dana White saying as much in the press. The fight would take place at the new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas . In mid-February, when hype about the fight intensified, the Westgate SuperBook made Mayweather a giant -2,500 favorite, with McGregor paying back 1,100.

Sport Dopo il miracolo Leicester Ranieri torna ad allenare: va al Nantes
Author: 0 Dopo il miracolo Leicester Ranieri torna ad allenare: va al Nantes

Il tecnico romano , vincitore di una storica Premier League con il Leicester City, è pronto a sedersi sulla panchina del Nantes . Ranieri ha però specificato che "la Juventus è sempre un passo avanti alle altre", mentre "se anche le milanesi dovessero tornare in alto sarebbe un bene per il calcio italiano".

Author: 0 N'Zonzi acquisto "alla Del Neri": i tifosi si schierano

Uomo ideale per Massimiliano Allegri , per rinforzare la rosa a sua disposizione. Ecco quindi che c'è un nome che mette d'accordo quasi tutti: Douglas Costa . Il club tedesco chiede sempre 50 milioni per il cartellino, i bianconeri vorrebbero arrivare al massimo a 45 milioni. Nulla da fare invece per Tolisso che dovrebbe andare in Baviera.

Author: 0 Johnson primed for US Open defence after missing Masters

At 32 and a father of two as of Monday with the birth of a second son, River Jones Johnson , Dustin Johnson looks fantastic in at least two ways. Golf spectators traverse the course during a practice round of the U.S. Jason Day is starting to turn his game around, finally. Johnson, however, is such an intimidating figure that even Curtis Strange is a little nervous.

Sport Man United complete deal to make Swedish defender their first summer signing
Author: 0 Man United complete deal to make Swedish defender their first summer signing

Lindelof is in line to become the second centre-back signed by United manager Jose Mourinho following last year's £30 million capture of Ivory Coast global Eric Bailly from Villarreal . The 20-time English champions have sealed the signing of 22-year-old Sweden global, Victor Lindelof . But Lindelof, who started his career with lowly Swedish club Vasteras before moving to Benfica in 2011, said he is willing to fight for his starting place.

Author: 0 Tharanga suspended for two ODIs for over-rate offence

Upul Tharanga suspended for two of the upcoming Champions Trophy match . The bowling effort was labelled "ridiculous" by former New Zealand skipper and worldwide coach Stephen Fleming and threatens to further derail the Sri Lankans' tournament following their 96-run defeat by the Proteas.

Author: 0 Pakistan crush England to storm into Champions Trophy final

Just as important for Pakistan is the significance of Hasan's dismissals. Pakistan will now face the victor of the second semi-final between India and Bangladesh in the final which is scheduled to be held at The Oval on Sunday. His sole wicket against India was the risky Yuvrav Singh (53), followed by 3-24 in eight overs against South Africa, where he bowled Faf du Plessis for 26.

Author: 0 Senator Kamala Harris interrupted (again) by male colleagues while questioning attorney general

Mr Comey, last week had made it clear that he felt some way about having one-on-one conversations with President Trump , where the latter seemed to be asking him to drop a major investigation against one of his allies. The Senate Judiciary Committee has formally requested access to Comey's notes as a part of its ongoing investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and any possible links between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin.

Sport Banks penalty gives Highlanders win over Lions
Author: 0 Banks penalty gives Highlanders win over Lions

After a penalty apiece, All Black Waisake Naholo scored the first try after Malakai Fekitoa broke the Lions' defensive line and flanker Gareth Evans off-loaded as he was being crashed to the ground. Sopoaga missed a second shot at goal but they went back on the attack and they had the Lions on the ropes. Once again the Lions gave away far too many penalties and this is becoming a real concern.

Author: 0 Reavie shares lead at St. Jude Classic

Following a win at the St. Jude Classic yet again, the Plantation, Fla., native is planning to use this victory as more of a relaxer than anything. Amateur Braden Thornberry and former Gator Billy Horschel were among five players two shots back.

Author: 0 Witness captures video of shooting where US congressman, four others wounded

Tyson spokesman Gary Mickelson said Matt Mika, director of government relations for Tyson's Washington , D.C., office, was taken to a hospital. After an exchange of gunfire with police, the shooter died. In an interview with Action News, Costello said he missed his ride to the park by mere minutes. According to authorities, the suspect in the shooting was 66-year-old James T.

Sport Christian Abbiati torna al Milan: sarà il team manager rossonero
Author: 0 Christian Abbiati torna al Milan: sarà il team manager rossonero

Stiamo parlando di Christian Abbiati il quale diventa Club Manager . In queste ore è arrivata l'ufficialità da parte del club rossonero, che ha voluto ingaggiare l'ex portiere per fare da collante tra la squadra ed il Responsabile dell'Area Tecnica e Direttore Sportivo , Massimiliano Mirabelli .

Author: 0 Kevin Durant's move to Golden State rewarded with MVP

The party began as soon as Kevin Durant , Stephen Curry and the Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 at Oracle Arena to clinch their second championship in three years Monday night. Durant - drafted as second-overall pick by the Seattle SuperSonics in 2007 - was an easy choice for the Finals MVP. "The next thing that I'm looking forward to is getting these couple weeks off and then get right back to it".

Author: 0 UFFICIALE: Champions ed Europa League a Sky per il triennio 2018

Secondo quanto appreso dalla nostra redazione, la massima competizione europea tornerà visibile per gli abbonati al pacchetto Calcio di Sky dalla stagione 2018 fino al 2021, con la possibilità per la Rai di trasmettere una partita in chiaro , nella serata di mercoledì e con un'italiana in campo, dietro il pagamento di una somma di circa 40 milioni di euro.

Sport Browns' top pick Myles Garrett hurts foot late in practice
Author: 0 Browns' top pick Myles Garrett hurts foot late in practice

Whether or not head coach Hue Jackson can stay true to having Kizer ride the bench behind Cody Kessler and Brock Osweiler will be a major storyline throughout training camp and the preseason. Jackson can see whatever he wants, but a second-rounder getting first-team reps is always going to raise eyebrows. Jackson said it's always hard to see a player get hurt, especially one as talented as Garrett.

Sport Election Commission issues notification for President's election
Author: 0 Election Commission issues notification for President's election

Congress President Sonia Gandhi has initiated moves to bring the opposition on a common platform. It was not clear whether Jaitley, who is now in South Korea, will be back in the capital in time for the meeting. The announcement of the NDA candidate before Modi leaves for the United States on June 25 was also discussed, said party sources. The Election Commission has said special pens will be provided to voters in view of a row that sorrounded voting for a Rajya Sabha seat in Haryana ...

Sport Denis Suarez: 'Hector Bellerin wants Barcelona return'
Author: 0 Denis Suarez: 'Hector Bellerin wants Barcelona return'

The Arsenal right-back appeared to pledge his future to the FA Cup holders by signing a new long-term contract last November but has had his head turned by Barcelona's reported interest. Speaking to Catalunya radio , the former Villareal star said, as quoted by the Independent : "I have spoken with him [Bellerin], and on the one hand he's keen to come and on the other he feels tied to Arsenal [.] I hope he can come".

Author: 0 Warriors ride Durant to beat Cavaliers and clinch NBA title

Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors celebrates during the game against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game Five of the 2017 NBA Finals on June 12, 2017 at Oracle Arena in Oakland , California . "We all carry weight". Just so you know, James is now 3-5 all-time in the NBA Finals following last night's defeat - not exactly dominant, but not too awful either.

Sport Golden State Warriors parade set for Thursday in Oakland
Author: 0 Golden State Warriors parade set for Thursday in Oakland

By contrast, NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant , who joined the Warriors last July, has a supporting cast that won a record-setting 73 regular season games last season. With the lead up to 17 and halftime fast approaching Smith hit back-to-back threes on the Cavs final two possessions to get this back to a deficit from which it still felt like it was one the Cavaliers could come back.

Sport Durant, Curry lead Warriors to NBA title
Author: 0 Durant, Curry lead Warriors to NBA title

LeBron James played like an NBA Finals MVP. Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) dunks against the Golden State Warriors during the first half of Game 5 of basketball's NBA Finals in Oakland, Calif ., Monday, June 12, 2017.

Sport Latvia's Ostapenko into French Open semifinals
Author: 0 Latvia's Ostapenko into French Open semifinals

Her opponent for a place in the final will be 19-year-old Jelena Ostapenko , who beat former No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki 4-6, 6-2, 6-2. Ostapenko defeated former world number one Caroline Wozniacki 4-6 6-2 6-2 in a rain-interrupted quarter-final in Paris on Tuesday.

Author: 0 Kevin Durant finally gets a title as Warriors finish off Cavaliers

Coming off Monday's Game 5 victory at home, the Dubs have secured their fifth title in franchise history, including their second over the last three seasons. The Warriors won in 2015 before Cleveland made its historic comeback previous year. Normally the lead dog for Golden State, Curry happily played second-fiddle to Durant at times this series.

Author: 0 Rifle-wielding gunman wounds lawmaker, then killed by police

A staffer with Rep. Zack Barth, an aide to Rep. Williams, was shot but is expected to make a full recovery. He was not shot by the gunman. Gabby Giffords and Ron Barber, who were both shot in 2011. A spokeswoman for George Washington Hospital said two patients were brought to the facility and listed in critical condition, but declined further comment.

Author: 0 Orioles Can't Wait To Leave Yankee Stadium After Nightmare Weekend

Rookie right fielder Aaron Judge hit the longest home run in the majors this season, a sixth-inning shot estimated at 495 feet. "I'm 11 games in, and so far I haven't been doing too badly". Holliday and Judge each had three of New York's 18 hits and scored three times. Luis Avilan (1-1) pitched a scoreless inning for the win, and Kenley Jansen got three outs for his 200th career save.

Sport England suffer friendly defeat by 10-man France
Author: 0 England suffer friendly defeat by 10-man France

He leveled the game at 2-2 with a penalty kick early in the second half after Varane was sent off for bringing down Dele Alli in the box. Monaco's (for now) 18-year-old sensation Kylian Mbappe set up Ousmane Dembele for the victor in the 78th minute, giving 10-man France a 3-2 victory.