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Sport Giro di Svizzera 2017, Damiano Caruso mette la freccia
Author: 0 Giro di Svizzera 2017, Damiano Caruso mette la freccia

Resta al comando della classifica l'altro azzurro Damiano Caruso ( Bmc Racing Team). Cominciata la gara, parte la fuga di sei corridori: Arman Kamisvev (Astana), Benjamin King (Dimension Data), Jelle Wallays ( Lotto Soudal ), Sam Bewley (Orica-Scott), Lars Petter Nordhaug ( Aqua Blue Sport ) e Jesper Asselman ( Roompot Nederlandse Loterij ).

Author: 0 Hamilton wins Canadian Grand Prix

The German's comeback drive to fourth was, however, damage limitation of the highest entity, and Hamilton was still wary of the Scuderia's threat despite Mercedes securing their first one-two finish of 2017 to lead the constructors' standings.

Sport England show their 'character' as Kane snatches late draw against Scotland
Author: 0 England show their 'character' as Kane snatches late draw against Scotland

It was like a middleweight fighting a heavyweight". "The first free-kick was careless, the second (given away) was a slip, so I am not sure there is a lot we could have done about that". I know what I want to do and this team has great ambition. Now we have more massive games but all winnable games and we will give it our all. Kane's goal was his sixth in 18 worldwide appearances and came at the end of his first game under Southgate, after injuries had kept him out of England's six ...

Author: 0 Ronaldo denies wrongdoing over Spanish taxes

In May, Spain's Supreme Court rejected an appeal by Messi and stood by a Catalan regional court's 21-month prison sentence for defrauding authorities of 4.1 million euros on image rights. When asked about the reports last month, Ronaldo dismissed them and said he had nothing to fear. In December past year, GestiFute published details of Ronaldo's £191m assets in response to allegations of tax evasion .

Sport Ronaldo attracting the headlines after report he might leave
Author: 0 Ronaldo attracting the headlines after report he might leave

A source claims the "outraged" Portugal worldwide "feels great indignation" at all the speculation about his tax affairs and a sense of "injustice" at the allegations - which he contests - and has made a decision to leave Spain . It further stated that the Madrid media cannot be avoided to report C. Ronaldo's tax allegation , but also try to avoid him and Real Madrid linked together.

Sport CT 2017: Win over Pakistan emphatic start for title defence, says Yuvraj
Author: 0 CT 2017: Win over Pakistan emphatic start for title defence, says Yuvraj

Pakistan were just not able to build any sort of momentum and barring Azhar Ali , none of the batsmen looked very comfortable in the middle. Pakistan , who only just qualified for the Champions Trophy when eighth in the International Cricket Council's ODI rankings, saw Azhar Ali make exactly 50 in 65 balls with six fours.

Author: 0 Fans line up early for Warriors celebration

So Thursday was a rare chance for the city to celebrate. "Getting that first championship for me was like having my first son", he added. Warriors guard Klay Thompson was throwing T-shirts to fans and waving from the top of an open, double-decker bus.

Sport Sam Warburton fit to lead Lions against Highlanders
Author: 0 Sam Warburton fit to lead Lions against Highlanders

They don't play to the law of the game so Super Rugby sides tend to scrummage illegally then, if that's the case", Gatland said. Both of those things could happen if the Lions do not treat the Highlanders match with caution. "It's always nice to win and the manor that we did is great". The fourth is Johnny Sexton and he may lock down a spot with another good outing against the Maori All Blacks on Saturday.

Author: 0 What's in a name? Ask Paulina Gretzky

Open. The last player to win back-to-back U.S. Open's was Curtis Strange in 1988 and 1989. The defending U.S. Open champion is a father once again after his fiancée Paulina Gretzky gave birth to their second child, another boy. Spieth earned the 2015 U.S. Open title at Chambers Bay while McIlroy won it at Congressional in 2011. After playing for the victorious USA team in the Ryder Cup, Johnson has dominated in 2017.

Sport British & Irish Lions bench skipper Sam Warburton for Maori All Blacks clash
Author: 0 British & Irish Lions bench skipper Sam Warburton for Maori All Blacks clash

There is limited indication over how long Farrell will be out for, but the Lions will be keeping everything crossed that he makes a speedy recovery. Now the tour goes on to Rotorua and the "fourth test" against the Maori All Blacks . The same also applies to Leigh Halfpenny after Stuart Hogg was ruled out and Jared Payne misfired somewhat last Tuesday against the Highlanders, albeit Gatland has thrown down the gauntlet to his Welsh full-back.

Sport Benintendi hits two homers as Red Sox earn split in Baltimore
Author: 0 Benintendi hits two homers as Red Sox earn split in Baltimore

Stop me if you've heard this one: the Red Sox have an injury to a starting pitcher. The lefty tossed six innings, allowing three runs on six hits while striking out nine and only walking one. Later Sunday, the Orioles acquired infielder Rubén Tejada from the New York Yankees in a deal for cash considerations. "It just so happened to be the one I grabbed this morning", he said.

Author: 0 Draymond Green, LeBron James trade barbs over NBA's 'superteam' trend

The Warriors eliminated the Cavs in five games Monday night to capture their second title in three years. On Friday, Cleveland star LeBron James hit back the assertion that he launched the so-called superteam era in the National Basketball Association by joining forces with Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh in Miami , where he captured his first two championships in 2012 and 2013.

Author: 0 Conor McGregor V Floyd Mayweather Super-Fight: 5 Positives & 5 Negatives

Mayweather , after all, is 49-0 as a pro boxer, while McGregor has never competed professionally in the boxing ring. Stephen Espinoza, executive vice president and general manager of Showtime Sports, which will be responsible for distributing pay-per-view packages, stated that this event is much bigger than anyone thinks, and that he believes this will be something unforgettable.

Author: 0 Does LeBron James still need help in Cleveland?

Now, sports analysts believe James will use it to move to Los Angeles next summer. These discussions started circulating on June 8 when the Ringer's Kevin O'Connor cited multiple league sources that said LeBron could be headed to either the Lakers or the Clippers following the 2017-18 season.

Author: 0 Harper's rocket sets tone in Nats win over Mets

Gonzalez continued his domination of the New York Mets at Citi Field by tossing seven strong innings as the Nationals cruised to an 8-3 win in the opener of a four-game series. Fernando Salas allowed three runs in the ninth inning to turn the game into a rout. He gave up the final blow - a two-run home run to Michael Taylor - two batters later.

Author: 0 Jelena Ostapenko stuns Simona Halep to claim French Open crown

In only her 18th match in one of the four majors, the 20-year-old Latvian fought back from a set and 3-0 down to blaze past the experienced Romanian 4-6 6-4 6-3 and become her country's first grand slam champion. Halep won the opening set 6-4. Halep, the third seed and pre-tournament favorite, was denied the No. 1 ranking with the loss in a double blow. Medina Garrigues was not shocked by the shots Ostapenko went for and pulled off but had not expected her charge to handle herself with ...

Author: 0 Curry and Durant want Warriors stay

There aren't usually words for that kind of sacrifice, but Kevin Durant found just the right ones, when he gave his mom a tearful shoutout in his acceptance speech for the NBA's Most Valuable Player Award three years ago. "Kevin's journey, our team embraced him", Myers said. Some teams wouldn't embrace a guy who came into a situation like ours. And after Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank referred to the president as a "real asset ", Warriors star Steph Curry told the Mercury News he ...

Author: 0 Warriors fans celebrate NBA title with rowdy street party

The team issued the statement following multiple reports that the Warriors had voted unanimously against making a White House trip. The Warriors attended the White House ceremony to honor their 2015 NBA Finals title when former President Barack Obama was in the White House.

Author: 0 'One of those days' as McIlroy finds trouble in Erin Hills rough

He hit 15 of 18 greens in regulation and 12 of 14 fairways. "It lets you be aggressive, you can get on runs where you can make birdies". "I started missing some left on the course and tried to sort of correct it on the way in and missed a couple right", he said.

Author: 0 Wawrinka ready for Murray rematch

The world No.1 has yet to lift the French Open crown, and there were fears that run may continue when Nishikori took the first set of their quarter-final clash. This will be the fifth meeting on clay, and Wawrinka has won three of those four previous meetings. "It doesn't keep me from playing, and it doesn't keep me from playing well", Wawrinka said about his back.

Author: 0 Warriors Green makes fun of Cavaliers

Facts are facts, but LeBron James took Green's shirt in a completely different direction on Instagram. And in '96, when Jordan was retired, the Rockets joined Charles Barkley, Hakeem Olajuwon and Clyde Drexler all on the same team. The Cavs took the 2016 championship in seven games, beating the Warriors twice in Oracle Arena. The NBA finals has been settled for days but the trash talk between the Cavaliers and Warriors rages on.

Author: 0 Red Sox announcer Remy apologizes for no-translator remarks

Josh Hamilton was the previous player to hit four home runs in one game, for Texas against Baltimore in May 2012. "It was just right there", Sabathia said. Carter got a hold of a fastball down the middle and hit a 3-run homer to put the Yankees up top, 5-0. Tigers 4, Angels 0: Buck Farmer outlasted Alex Meyer in an unexpected pitchers' duel, and Justin Upton hit a three-run homer for Detroit in the eighth inning.

Sport Nadal Wins 10th French Open, Makes Tennis History
Author: 0 Nadal Wins 10th French Open, Makes Tennis History

His collection of Slams now stands just three behind great rival Roger Federer , an incredible statistic coming just a year after he quit Roland Garros with a wrist injury. "To play Rafa on clay, in (the) French Open , in a final is probably the biggest challenge you can have in tennis". It worked: Of the first seven points won by Nadal, six ended with missed forehands by Wawrinka .

Author: 0 Puck Dynasty: Penguins in historic company after Cup triumph

Jun 11, 2017; Nashville , TN, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) during the first period in game six of the 2017 Stanley Cup Final against the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena. One highlight that did not make that clip was Cullen's kids helping turning Hainsey's blue jeans into what was nearly certainly an awkward pair of jean shorts.

Author: 0 LeBron James Finally Surrendered to His Hairline

Per Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical , James may opt out of the final year of his contract next summer with eyes on the Los Angeles Lakers or L.A. He says 'look, I appreciate what you've done thus far, but going to the finals and losing in five games is not good enough. Now if he had not won a title in Cleveland and left again, I think there would be tremendous backlash again.

Author: 0 Don't think we need to change anything for final: Kohli

It was an honest admission from a player who wants his team to be as good as the big teams in the world. Opener Tamim Iqbal was in the best of form in the tournament. However, the hosts England and Pakistan reached the semi-finals in the group-A and India and Bangladesh in group-B respectively. With the comments against Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed landing him in hot water, former skipper Aamir Sohail has backed down on words that harboured along allegations of match fixing claiming that ...

Author: 0 Samba enthusiast Ostapenko finds feet at French Open

The unseeded teenager turns 20 on Thursday and gave herself a huge early present by coming from behind to defeat the former would number one 4-6 6-2 6-2 on Court Suzanne Lenglen. 4 Nadal vs. She dropped in the rankings last year to No. 74, but has regained some of her momentum this year with significant wins at Dubai, Doha, Indian Wells, and Miami, making it to the quarters and finals of those tournaments.

Author: 0 Tapwrit Wins the Belmont Stakes

Here are the significant numbers generated by the 149th running of the Grade 1 Belmont Stakes . Patch , the horse with one eye, finished third and returned $6.50 to show. But Jose Ortiz went to the whip and pushed Tapwrit hard. "It's an unbelievable feeling that I can't explain", said Ortiz. "Today he showed up". There was a freshness about Tapwrit as he motored to the head of the field at Belmont, steadily chopping down the gap to Irish War Cry .

Sport At impasse, Cosby jury goes back to work on verdict
Author: 0 At impasse, Cosby jury goes back to work on verdict

Thursday morning, the jury of seven men and five women from Allegheny County arrived at the courthouse about 9 a.m. and went straight into deliberations.In addition, the six alternate jurors are still in Norristown, but they are not involved in deliberations.

Sport Did Golden State Warriors vote to skip White House visit?
Author: 0 Did Golden State Warriors vote to skip White House visit?

Kerr had this to say after Trump was elected U.S President late a year ago. "I spent all day yesterday on the phone with countless people at Under Armour, countless people in Kevin Plank's camp, my team, trying to understand what was going on and where everybody stood on the issue", Curry said at the time.

Author: 0 Mickelson withdraws from US Open

If I don't three-putt, I shoot even. Fowler wasn't the only one breathing easy after Thursday's round. The last time Mickelson was runner-up at the U.S. T7. Kevin Na (-4): It's true that Na was complaining about the rough earlier in the week, but he settled in on Thursday after a bogey on his first hole and finished with four birdies in his last five holes to make a furious climb up the leaderboard late in the afternoon.

Author: 0 Confederations Cup, domani la gara inaugurale. Domenica tocca al Cile

Poi abbiamo la Germania di Loew , che come tutti sanno ha vinto l'ultimo Mondiale disputato in Brasile nel 2014. Il vero obiettivo degli All Whites è qualificarsi al prossimo Mondiale, quindi cercheranno di sfruttare il torneo per giocare contro rivali più impegnative rispetto a quelle delle qualificazioni Oceaniche e prepararsi così allo spareggio contro la quinta classificata del girone sudamericano verso Russia 2018.

Sport Thames, Broxton homer as Brewers beat Cardinals 6-4
Author: 0 Thames, Broxton homer as Brewers beat Cardinals 6-4

Eric Thames broke a 4-4 tie in the ninth with a two-run home run with two outs to help the Brewers pull out a 6-4 win over the Cardinals at Busch Stadium. Domingo Santana seems safe from a demotion to Triple-A right now, with a.280/.375/.482 slash-line, 11 home runs and 35 RBI entering Friday, but if he hits a cold streak anytime soon it may happen when Braun is set to return.

Author: 0 Curry to pass on White House celebration visit

That all spells trouble for the rest of the league , who saw the Warriors capture a title in 2015, win a record-setting 73 games the next regular season before Durant moved to the Bay Area and the team became a juggernaut. A huge increase on the four-year $44 million deal he signed before the salary cap exploded, and before he turned into one of the league's premier players.