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Chelsea forward Willian, who is now on worldwide duty with the 25-year-old ahead of the World Cup, believes he has a bright future and will make the grade in England. Manchester United are getting a fine player for their money. Asked whether 25-year-old Fred can make an impact at Old Trafford, Willian replied: 'Of course, no doubt about that.
  • National Basketball Association community reacts to LeBron's Game 7 performance vs. Celtics

    National Basketball Association community reacts to LeBron's Game 7 performance vs. Celtics

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    Houston lost the last two games when their star player, Chris Paul , injured a hamstring. Tatum dunked on James and buried a three, giving the Celtics a tenuous one-point advantage which Green promptly erased with a corner 3-pointer. Green's 3-pointer with 4:56 left in the third quarter put Cleveland up 53-51, the Cavs' first lead since the opening minutes. "Every time before a game, we do our "Wakanda Forever" handshake".
  • Real Madrid defender Carvajal fit for World Cup

    Real Madrid defender Carvajal fit for World Cup

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    Real ended up winning the clash 3-1 following Karim Benzema 's opener and a Gareth Bale brace. With the match still goalless, Salah fell to the floor writhing in pain after his left shoulder got caught underneath Real captain Sergio Ramos as they fell to the floor in midfield.
  • From Dhoni to Gayle, the best quotes of IPL 2018

    From Dhoni to Gayle, the best quotes of IPL 2018

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    Chennai Super Kings' Dwayne Bravo, right, raises his arms to embrace captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni , left, after their win in the IPL Twenty20 cricket match against Royal Challengers Bangalore in Bangalore, India, Wednesday, April 25, 2018.
  • ENG vs PAK: Visitors fined for slow over-rate in Lord’s Test

    ENG vs PAK: Visitors fined for slow over-rate in Lord’s Test

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    Hopes that a return home and a rejigged top-order picked by new national selector Ed Smith would help rid England of the batting slumps that plagued them during a run of seven straight Tests without a victory in Australia and New Zealand quickly proved illusory as they were dismissed for just 184.
  • Warriors fans rejoice after do-or-die win at Oracle

    Warriors fans rejoice after do-or-die win at Oracle

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    With Paul wearing warm-ups and watching from the bench, the Rockets roared out to a 17-point lead after the first quarter and led by 10 at halftime. "There's no pressure. It's an opportunity, an opportunity that we all are excited to be a part of", he said. I just think he wants to go out there and hoop, and he doesn't worry about much else.
  • Celtics vs. Cavaliers - Game Recap

    Celtics vs. Cavaliers - Game Recap

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    He carried us home as usual". LeBron James is going to need a miracle if he's to reach the NBA Finals for the eighth straight time . "He didn't play him, so it kind of threw us for a loop". They are without their two centerpiece players, Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward . Reserves Marcus Morris and Marcus Smart each scored 13. But we got [LeBron James] out with two-and-a-half minutes, and at the start of the fourth he wasn't ready to go.
  • Chris Paul suffers injury in the final moments of Game 5

    Chris Paul suffers injury in the final moments of Game 5

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    Aside from playing in their home arena again for Game 6, the Warriors may see Houston without Paul, who injured his hamstring in the closing stages of Thursday's game . A switchable forward defensively capable of stretching the floor from three, Casspi would have been exactly the kind of player the Warriors could use in a matchup against the Rockets.
  • Hawaii volcano produces blue flames from methane

    Hawaii volcano produces blue flames from methane

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    Hawaii County spokeswoman Janet Snyder said a warehouse adjacent to the Puna plant was hit by the molten lava yesterday. More than 10,000 residents have been evacuated since the volcanic activity began, due to Kilauea opening up 22 fissures that have leaked slow-moving lava and risky sulphur dioxide.
  • Lokosa ready to grab World Cup chance

    Lokosa ready to grab World Cup chance

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    He said: "Ajayi came in for just about one minute". Training and playing is not the same thing. Regulars such as John Obi Mikel, Victor Moses , William Troost-Ekong and defensive partner Leon Balogun made the cut. "I also like the fact that he put the list to his chest and did not succumb to pressures before releasing it. But the coach has to do whatever he thinks it's the best", said the ex-Flying Eagles coach.
  • Marco Silva tipped to replace Sam Allardyce at Everton

    Marco Silva tipped to replace Sam Allardyce at Everton

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    The 63-year-old was due to meet with major shareholder Farhad Moshiri at some stage this week where it was expected he would be informed that he will not be retained beyond the end of the current season. Allardyce is six months into the 18-month contract he secured in November and oversaw an eighth-place finish in the Premier League . Everton will reportedly terminate the contract of manager Sam Allardyce within the next 48 hours, with Marco Silva lined up as a replacement.
  • Marseille vs Atletico Madrid updates and goals

    Marseille vs Atletico Madrid updates and goals

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    West Ham won't be due a charge from Marseille for Dimitri Payet reaching or doubtlessly profitable the Europa League closing due to an absence of clause in his contract. "I hope he has the same career because he deserves it and takes this team where he wants, at least among the top sides in the world". "No French side have ever won this trophy; it would be fantastic if we could be the first", he added.
  • Nuggets hoping for a lot of luck at National Basketball Association draft lottery

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    It's one of the most ridiculous, one-sided deals in recent National Basketball Association history, and it's the reason why the Sacramento Kings do not have their first-round pick in 2019. Down 1-0 to the Celtics, they absolutely can not lose Game 2 tonight. Without question, the most important factor for Philadelphia will be whether that Los Angeles pick falls between 2-5, and go to Boston as a result.
  • Mariners' Robinson Cano Breaks Hand After Being Hit By Pitch

    Mariners' Robinson Cano Breaks Hand After Being Hit By Pitch

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    The Mariners announced later Sunday that Cano has a fractured fifth metacarpal. He was hit by a pitch from Detroit starter Blaine Hardy in the third inning and left the game. He was attended to by manager Scott Servais and a team trainer and walked off the field several minutes later. "I went out there trying to go as deep as I possibly can".