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Sports Kiwis beat British to reach America's Cup challenger finals
Author: 0 Kiwis beat British to reach America's Cup challenger finals

Team New Zealand skipper Peter Burling said it's "never something you want to look across at your competitor and know they've got some pretty serious damage on board". SoftBankTeam Japan open up a 3-1 lead by winning both races on day 2 (June 6) in the Louis Vuitton America's Cup Challenger Playoffs semi-finals.

Sports Pak's BAT strike in Kashmir: Two Indian soldiers, one attacker killed
Author: 0 Pak's BAT strike in Kashmir: Two Indian soldiers, one attacker killed

Operations are in progress and heavy exchange of fire is going on. The Border Action Team (BAT), which generally comprises special forces of the Pakistan Army and some terrorists, carried out the attack at around 2 pm with the aid of cover fire by the Pakistani troops from their posts, he said.

Sports Chelsea's former player Oscar creates chaos in China and gets sanctioned
Author: 0 Chelsea's former player Oscar creates chaos in China and gets sanctioned

After the former Chelsea midfielder appeared twice to fire the ball deliberately at Guangzhou players on Sunday, he was rushed by several opponents. Shanghai boss Andre Villas-Boas defended Oscar afterwards, saying he was "just being passionate", and Oscar denied he purposely aimed the ball at Guangzhou players.

Author: 0 Fleury leads Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft choices

Watching Fleury take the stage in his new jersey was a familiar face: Sidney Crosby , who played with Fleury since being taken No. 1 in the 2005 NHL Draft. "One was to put a team on the ice that the National Hockey League and Las Vegas could be proud of". That counted as Vegas' selection from Calgary, so all the Flames lost was a player who may have hit the open market on July 1 anyway.

Sports Focus shifts to Virat Kohli's batting skills after turbulent week
Author: 0 Focus shifts to Virat Kohli's batting skills after turbulent week

All the years that he has played. There have been many reports of disagreements between Kumble and skipper Kohli, and it has emerged that Kohli had conveyed "strong reservations" over Kumble continuing as India coach to the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC), comprising Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and VVS Laxman, appointed by the the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

Sports Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals
Author: 0 Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals

The Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers made their agreed-upon trade official Monday, a deal that will see the teams swap the Nos. In the National Basketball Association draft's first unscripted moment, the Boston Celtics took Jayson Tatum of Duke with the third pick.

Sports Canelo says Vegas bout will prove superiority to GGG
Author: 0 Canelo says Vegas bout will prove superiority to GGG

Only one world title ― the WBO ― will not be on the line when the pair collide, but the victor on Monday was offered the chance to fight for it later this year. " If there was one thing that I learned was that in this sport you have to have balls because if you don't have balls what's going to happen to Chavez is going to repeat itself ".

Author: 0 Mexico Vs. New Zealand Live Stream

Ronaldo scored the only goal of the game with a first-half header to send the European champions to the top of Group A and all but secure a place in next week's semifinals. Ronaldo took no questions from the media and did not comment on his legal issues. Portugal's win came at a cost though, as Borussia Dortmund defender Raphael Guerreiro had to be helped off on 65 minutes with a suspected broken leg.

Author: 0 Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup

The win also means Portugal now sit top of Group A on four points, ahead of Mexico and New Zealand's game later on Wednesday night in Sochi . Mexico's coach Juan Carlos Osorio has apologised for losing his temper during a bust-up with the New Zealand bench during his team's 2-1 Confederations Cup win on Wednesday.

Author: 0 Perez says he hasn't spoken to Ronaldo about rumors of exit

Spanish prosecutors have filed a lawsuit against the player accusing him of defrauding tax authorities of €14.7 million by hiding his image rights income between 2011 and 2014. The 54-year-old Mourinho, who coached Real Madrid from 2010 to 2013, was accused of "two offences against the public treasury", the prosecutor's office said in a statement.

Sports Heavyweights Germany, Chile clash at Confed Cup
Author: 0 Heavyweights Germany, Chile clash at Confed Cup

Chile has won the last two Copa Americas and is seeking its first trophy in a major global competition. Germany started their Confederations Cup campaign with a win over Australia in their opening game. "We all recognize that we are part of a group of national teams that have great players and have been competing very well". Even Portugal and Chile , the two true favorites for this tournament, still have something to prove that Germany doesn't, which means while Cristiano Ronaldo ...

Sports The Ward Kovalev 2 Scorecard At The Time Of The Stoppage
Author: 0 The Ward Kovalev 2 Scorecard At The Time Of The Stoppage

Ward cautious, as Kovalev goes to the body. "I was breathing, he was breathing, but I'm used to working exhausted", Ward said. What's next? Cruiserweight? Heavyweight? I didn't feel it. "I'm not trying to do better than Sergey", Bivol said. "The first was Chad Dawson [in 2012], and the second was tonight". It's boxing . I could have continued fighting, but I don't understand what happened.

Author: 0 Infantino: Not time to think about future of Confed Cup

This baffled Brian Kerr, who was not happy with the amount of time the assistant ref had allowed to be played before informing the referee of the offside, and Didi Hamann too was not impressed as he described the incident as a farce. Chile's star player Arturo Vidal fiercely argued with referee Damir Skomina when a goal scored in first-half stoppage time by Eduardo Vargas was overruled nearly one minute later.

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case July 31 - court

What people can not do is talk about him like he is a delinquent, that bothers me and is hurtful. Portuguese outlet A Bola claimed that the national team skipper, now playing at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, has told his agent Jorge Mendes to get him back to Manchester United .

Author: 0 Terror probe launched as vehicle rams police van on Champs Elysees

Paris prosecutor's anti-terrorism section had opened an investigation into the incident. Collomb said that Monday's incident justified further extension of France's so-called " state of emergency ", a heightened security and surveillance regimen that has been in place since November 2015, when Islamic State militants carried out a series of coordinated attacks on a concert hall and cafes across Paris , killing 130.

Sports FIFA targets gay slurs by Chile, Mexico fans in Russia
Author: 0 FIFA targets gay slurs by Chile, Mexico fans in Russia

Soccer's governing body Federation Internationale de Football Association promised on Thursday to take steps to stop what it called the mobbing of referees during the Confederations Cup in Russia this month as part of its so-called "play fair" initiative.

Author: 0 Federation Internationale de Football Association warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confed Cup

The victory gave Chile a flawless start to their maiden Confederations Cup campaign, after they qualified by successfully defending their Copa America title a year ago. Knowing the current New Zealand team, the latter approach seems likely. "I thought they played some incredible football - they look like a better team now than they did when we faced them back in October".

Author: 0 Germany too good for Socceroos in Russian Federation

Germany immediately went in search of a third goal after the break and got what they were after in the 48th minute when Goretzka beat Mathew Ryan with a powerful volley after a brilliant pass from Joshua Kimmich . Germany got off to the ideal start as they went 1-0 up in the fifth minute through Stindl who smashed in a superb cutback from the right. "Maybe that's just my demeanor", Postecoglou said after a series of abrasive responses to questions ahead of Australia's Confederations ...

Sports Lewis Hamilton hoping he can land knockout blow in gripping title race
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton hoping he can land knockout blow in gripping title race

Canadian teenage rookie Lance Stroll answered some of his critics by scoring his first points in Formula One for Williams, crossing the line in ninth place to the cheers of a sell-out home crowd. "Looking back at the start, Bottas and I were trying to go from the inside when Max came around but these things can happen. It was really down to the team, great minds working together, communicating".