You cannot be serious: Murray hits back at McEnroe claim

Published : 2:16 pm  June 19, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray has slammed John McEnroe’s claim the world number one should be seen as ‘a distant fourth’ behind old rivals Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic.

Scots learning how to turn close defeats to wins – Barclay

Published : 2:14 pm  June 19, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Skipper John Barclay says Scotland are learning from their agonising defeats and are better equipped at closing out tight Tests after toppling the Wallabies in a famous victory in Australia.

Ronaldo’s Portugal held by Mexico at Confed Cup

Published : 2:14 pm  June 19, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Cristiano Ronaldo brushed off speculation about his Real Madrid future, although Portugal conceded a late equaliser in a 2-2 draw with Mexico at the Confederations Cup on Sunday.

Lions floor Maori in All Blacks dress rehearsal

Published : 1:40 pm  June 19, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Leigh Halfpenny booted the British and Irish Lions to a convincing 32-10 win over the Maori All Blacks on Saturday to regain precious momentum ahead of next week’s first Test against New Zealand.

Manchester United complete £31 million signing of Lindelof

Published : 2:33 pm  June 16, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Manchester United on Wednesday completed the signing of Swedish international centre-back Victor Lindelof from Benfica for a fee believed to be £31 million (35m euros, $39.6m), the English Premier League side announced.

Mayweather, McGregor agree to August boxing super-fight

Published : 2:29 pm  June 16, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial arts icon Conor McGregor confirmed plans for a long-awaited showdown on Wednesday, triggering both criticism and anticipation for what is set to be one of the richest fights in history.

Springboks await ‘huge onslaught’ by France

Published : 2:29 pm  June 16, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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South Africa coach Allister Coetzee expects a “huge onslaught” from France Saturday in a Durban Test that could decide the three-match series.

Lionel Messi pledges ‘fight’ as Argentina eye World Cup

Published : 2:21 pm  June 16, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Lionel Messi vowed to “keep fighting” as Argentina attempt to overcome their World Cup qualifying struggles and seal their place in next year’s tournament in Russia.

Warriors celebrate NBA crown with street parade

Published : 2:08 pm  June 16, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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The Golden State Warriors celebrated their latest NBA championship, waving to the crowd from atop double-decker buses as their victory parade weaved through the streets of downtown Oakland.

Vettel blames Hamilton errors for holding him up

Published : 12:16 pm  June 10, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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World championship leader Sebastian Vettel blamed ‘mistakes’ by Lewis Hamilton for hampering his progress as his Ferrari team-mate Kimi Raikkonen topped the times in Friday’s second practice for the Canadian Grand Prix.

Irving, James lead Cavaliers over Warriors to avoid sweep

Published : 12:05 pm  June 10, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Kyrie Irving and LeBron James unleashed a historic scoring spectacle Friday to power defending champion Cleveland over Golden State 137-116 in the NBA Finals, ending the Warriors’ bid for a perfect playoff run.

Tite ponders Brazil changes after Argentina loss

Published : 12:01 pm  June 10, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Brazil manager Tite says he is considering changes for Tuesday’s game against Australia after blasting his side’s poor finishing in the loss to Argentina in Melbourne.

Spurs’ Kane ready for England captaincy

Published : 3:57 pm  June 8, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane says he is ready to succeed Wayne Rooney as England’s long-term captain.

Crusaders pack All Black power for Lions clash

Published : 3:48 pm  June 8, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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The Canterbury Crusaders have turned their clash with the British and Irish Lions on Saturday into a dress rehearsal for the All Blacks tight five ahead of the first Test.

‘Garbage’ man Murray, Nadal eye dream final

Published : 3:46 pm  June 8, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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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.

Durant’s late heroics power Warriors over Cavaliers

Published : 3:41 pm  June 8, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Golden State, powered by Kevin Durant’s clutch scoring in the closing minutes, rallied to beat defending champion Cleveland 118-113 Wednesday in the NBA Finals, moving one victory from the first perfect playoff run in league history.

Man City complete move for goalkeeper Ederson

Published : 3:41 pm  June 8, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Manchester City have completed the signing of Brazilian goalkeeper Ederson from Benfica, the Premier League club announced on Thursday.

Durant, Curry spark Warriors win, record win streak at 14

Published : 2:34 pm  June 5, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Golden State charged within two triumphs of becoming the first unbeaten NBA playoff champions Sunday by routing reigning trophy-holders Cleveland 132-113 to seize command of the NBA Finals.

Dovizioso edges Vinales in Mugello epic

Published : 2:30 pm  June 5, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso thrilled the home crowds with a stirring MotoGP victory at Mugello on Sunday over championship leader Maverick Vinales.

Nadal, Djokovic into quarters as champion Muguruza exits

Published : 2:30 pm  June 5, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal and title-holder Novak Djokovic surged into the French Open quarter-finals for a record-equalling 11th time on Sunday, but reigning women’s champion Garbine Muguruza crashed out in the last 16

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