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by | June 12, 2017 | 09:57

In her statement, Ms Hill said: "I have no doubt at all that Theresa May will continue to serve and work hard as Prime Minister and do it brilliantly". She called the early election with her party comfortably ahead in the polls in the hope of increasing her majority and strengthening Britain's hand in exit talks with the European Union.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:55

Last night? Not so much and it truly was something to watch; take-your-breath away good down the stretch when the Warriors couldn't miss a shot and the Cavaliers couldn't make one. The Lakers make sense if LeBron wants to build a sustainable victor with a core blend of veterans and youthful talent like Paul George - if, as National Basketball Association gossip suggests, George truly is "hell-bent" on going to L.A.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:47

Before that, it was the Amla show, as the South African opener scored his 25th ODI Hundred. The Sri Lanka vs South Africa Champions Trophy match will be broadcast live on Star Sports 1, Star Sports HD 1 and Star Sports 1 Hindi, Star Sports 1 Hindi HD 1.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:36

The Predators and Pittsburgh Penguins are scheduled to play Game 3 of the NHL hockey St. He benefited from a long rebound off a shot by Bryan Rust and took advantage of an open quarter of the net to make it 2-1 and establish a Pittsburgh record for their fastest playoff goal at the start of a period.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:37

Cristiano Ronaldo Jnr, wearing Real Madrid's purple away kit, was seen luring two other children onto the Santiago Bernabeu pitch to challenge him as Real Madrid celebrated their Champions League win over Juventus back in Spain. 'The first half was much more hard against a great team in all aspects. "My family is very happy and so am I. So yes we will continue what we are doing for over the years - play better football and win matches", he added.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:36

Green will be in more familiar territory on Monday night as the Cavs head to Oracle Arena in Oakland in a do-or-die Game 5. Kerr said after the game that he initially thought the technical was on Green. Zaza Pachulia's apparent blow to the groin of Shumpert late in the third quarter. Green told The Vertical. Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue was left confused when crew chief Mike Callahan approached him.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:37

Five years later, there was the possibility of seeing the Pep Sanchez pair in the world football. Hence, Sanchez is set to call time on his spell at Arsenal to seek pastures anew in the summer. He heads into that tournament on the back of a first 30-goal campaign at club level, with his exploits helping to keep Arsenal in top-four contention while securing FA Cup glory.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:29

Sidney Crosby was excellent as usual, picking up three assists during the game. Nashville Predators coach Peter Laviolette appeals to linesman Brian Murphy, left, during the second period in Game 5 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final against the Pittsburgh Penguins, Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Pittsburgh .

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:27

His 17-foot birdie putt on No. 15 put him ahead for good as he finished at 10-under 270. "We hear a lot about the young guns and about the Justin Thomases and Jordan Spieths, but I feel like I kind of get forgotten a little bit", Berger said.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:24

Twelve months ago, Nadal quit the French Open with a wrist injury before the third round. Wawrinka had dominated the baseline against Murray and smacked 87 winners but here he was being pushed way back by Nadal's vicious spin. Nadal, who has now closed back to within three of Federer's all-time record with a 15th slam title, said in halting French: "It's truly awesome". Nadal got a time violation at the start of the second, but Wawrinka could not slow the Spaniard's charge as he ...

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:24

Texas Motor Speedway president Eddie Gossage had little to complain about after the summer race weekend. Despite retiring Dixon maintains a 13-point lead in the drivers' championship to reigning champion Pagenaud, with Sato only one point adrift of the Frenchman.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:25

Yet, in the back of his mind, he will surely be plotting forensically for next season. Spain worldwide Juan Mata expressed his delight at helping United land the only major trophy missing from the club's honours, but his thoughts were also primarily with those affected by the shocking events in Manchester .

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:15

Note: Cleveland's Dahntay Jones only made $27,382 because he was signed just before the final regular season game. "We have to be 20 times better in this building", said James, who has won at least one road game in 29 straight postseason series.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:15

Ahead of the big match, AB de Villiers spoke to media and said that he is still in good form and he is hitting the ball very well. "I actually empathise with him", Kohli said. If he decides to play the way he can, you know you have to find a way to get him out pretty quickly. Hemant, however, directly held Zainab responsible for the ducks by two skippers, as he said: "The curse of the @ZAbbasOfficial selfie strikes again.Kohli goes for a duck now.Devilliers yesterday #INDvSL #CT17".

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:05

I told him to try to be calm. "But he obviously did OK to last - they played something like three hours and 45 minutes so it's obviously not too bad". Wimbledon runner-up Berdych was rolled 7-5 6-4 6-4 by lanky Russian Karen Khachanov , who now faces John Isner after the U.S. 21st seed progressed 6-3 7-6 (7-3) 7-6 (7-2) with 21 aces against Italian Paolo Lorenzi.

by | June 12, 2017 | 09:03

The officials lost control of the game, which featured at least one uncalled groin shot and a bunch of other blows. Maybe he will. I don't know. The Warriors aren't accustomed to being pushed around in any arena, certainly not their home barn and how much they push back on Monday will go a long way to determining whether this Series ends there, or heads back to Cleveland for a Game 6.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:59

The Czech-American duo notched a 6-2, 6-1 victory over Aussies Ashleigh Barty and Casey Dellacqua to claim their fifth major title. The Australian pairing, who were bidding for their first grand slam title together, struggled for the majority of the hour-long contest after their serve was broken three times in each set.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:55

The Penguins understand they were equal parts lucky and good. "We're all really excited". "It's a bad fight", Malkin said. Two goals went off teammates and into the net, but it has not been the inspiring performance that the Predators and their fans are used to from the big Finn.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:40

Powered by outstanding batting from Rohit Sharma , 91, Shikhar Dhawan 68, Kohli unbeaten 81 and Pandya's quick 20 off just 6 balls, the defending champion amassed mammoth total 319 runs in rain shortened match. We went with four seamers purely because we're playing Pakistan . Pakistan when came out to bat, had to chase a revised target of 289 runs in 41 overs as the rains delayed play.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:40

Elsewhere in the video, James explained his argument against Tom Brady as "the greatest athlete of all time" noting that, unlike basketball players, the Patriots quarterback doesn't have to play defense. "It's our job to win right now and everyone feels that", said David Griffin in February. "When I look back at it, I was like, 'Oh, I didn't even know this happened, '" he said.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:39

Irish War Cry's lead was not almost as large, and then came the final 1,097 feet, a stretch of track that has ruined Triple Crown hopes and forced many a runner into retirement. Early odds at OddShark listed Classic Empire as the 2-to-1 favorite in an original field of 13, and many horseplayers were expecting Classic Empire to expand upon his strong finish at the Kentucky Derby and place at the Preakness.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:28

Spain Playing XI: 1 David de Gea , 15 Sergio Ramos , 3 Gerard Piqué, 18 Jordi Alba , 20 Daniel Carvajal, 5 Sergio Busquets , 10 Thiago Alcántara, 22 Isco , 19 Diego Costa , 6 Andrés Iniesta , 21 David Silva . Spain somehow failed to convert a huge amount of possession into goals , despite coming in behind the Macedonian defence seemingly at will in the first half.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:21

It was certainly fun having one of the best players of the era knocking around for a season, and even better that Ibra chipped in with as many goals as he did. Zlatan Ibrahimovic's agent insists that is client is capable of playing football for another two years. It could be recalled that the Swedish star became the only first-team player to be released by Manchester United this summer when his name appeared on a list of players available for free transfers.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:23

Two of the more impressive numbers logged by James and Irving on Wednesday night were 45:37 and 44:23. Irving added six rebounds and three assists in 44 minutes of play. "If we win the championship, I'm like 99 percent sure we don't get him", Green said. Teams are 0-126 in those series. "Just one of those games", Curry said.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:22

Gnabry, who was the top scorer at the 2016 Olympics as he helped Germany to win the silver medal, is excited about joining the Bundesliga champions. "We are delighted to see another young German national player in FC Bayern in Serge Gnabry ", Rummenigge said. Bremen and Gnabry jointly announced earlier this week that the 21-year-old would be departing the club after just one season with them, having activated a clause in his contract that allowed him to leave.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:19

Star turn Adalberto Penaranda stepped up to take it but goalkeeper Freddie Woodman produced a fantastic save to keep his side in front. Calvert-Lewin had already come close with a header when he scored what proved to be the victor in the 35th minute.

by | June 12, 2017 | 08:03

Fans present at the Glory 42 event which took place in Paris on Saturday, June 10 witnessed a freaky ending to a kickboxing match, and a terrifying melee afterwards. Upon showing the replay of the punch that ended the fight, fans in the arena began to boo loudly. He fell down, and then I saw the referee come in.

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:58

Nadal, 31, came through 6-2 6-3 6-1 against the Swiss third seed to claim his 15th major title. . Until Sunday, Stan Wawrinka had an unblemished record in grand slam finals - but then he had never faced Rafa Nadal in the Spaniard's favourite arena, Court Philippe Chatrier at the French Open .

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:54

I didn't really think I'd have such a long career and win so many tournaments. Nadal moved into sole possession of second place in men's majors, pulling away from American Pete Sampras and once again getting to within three of Federer .

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:49

The weather is just the way Rafael Nadal likes it as he prepares to face Stan Wawrinka in the French Open final. Third-ranked Wawrinka , a three-time Grand Slam victor who beat Nadal in the 2014 Australian Open showpiece, impressively saved four break points in a marathon fourth game, but was unable to rescue three more trailing 3-2 after slicing a lazy backhand into the net.

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:42

Open last summer at the quarterfinal stage, 1-6, 6-4, 4-6, 6-1, 7-5 . Murray, who was runner-up to Novak Djokovic at Roland Garros past year, will meet 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka for a spot in Sunday's final. "Obviously now I beat Novak". "Hopefully it's a different result [against Murray]", Wawrinka joked in his post-match media conference after beating Cilic 6-3 6-3 6-1.

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:36

Artemis Racing of Sweden is the comeback syndicate of the 35th America's Cup so far. The next races are due to take place on Sunday. It wasn't without it's share of nervous moments however, as a gibe on the final leg of race two saw Team NZ nearly squander a comfortable lead, ultimately edging the Swedes across the line by a solitary second.

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:32

Or are they not needed at Old Trafford? "Okay, we drew a lot of games at home but we were not getting beaten". Pogba said that his first season back in Manchester was " good, but quite complicated ". He was replaced in the second half by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain having given the ball away more than any other England player, and managed only two shots.

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:27

I don't know what to say", Fuglsang said. South African Louis Meintjes (UAE Team Emirates) was 15 seconds further back in third, while big guns such as Richie Porte (BMC Racing Team), triple Tour de France victor Chris Froome (Team Sky) and 2007/2009 Tour champion Alberto Contador (Trek-Segafredo) lost between one minute 15 seconds and four minutes ten seconds.

by | June 12, 2017 | 07:05

OUR PREDICTION: The under is 7-2 in Anderson's last nine starts coming off four days of rest and is 5-2 in his last seven outings versus National League West opponents. The highly-touted outfielder was called up from Triple-A yesterday after the Brewers placed infielder Jonathan Villar on the 10-day disabled list.