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Now they come in as the significant underdog against a Cleveland Cavaliers team that has apparently flipped the switch so hard that they ripped it off the wall. The tenor changed by the second quarter, however, as Boston battled foul trouble while most of the Wizards' starters carried the half. The deciding game took place at the TD Garden in Boston , Massachusetts.
  • Giants beat Dodgers for fourth straight win

    Giants beat Dodgers for fourth straight win

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    Overall, he has pitched three times against Los Angeles (once in relief) and has allowed only two runs in 16 innings (1.13 ERA). Dayton was expected to be a key piece in the Dodgers' bullpen this season. "The mechanics of the play, he should have been behind home plate, so that's where it got funky from the beginning". Nunez then stole third when McCarthy failed to keep him close, and scored on a sacrifice fly.
  • Japan, New Zealand agree to aim for progress on TPP by November

    Japan, New Zealand agree to aim for progress on TPP by November

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    Mr McClay and Prime Minister Bill English are in Japan this week for talks with their Japanese counterparts about keeping the deal alive, in the wake of the USA pulling out. Mr McClay says in its present form whether the U.S. is a partner to the agreement or not they will find some benefit from changes around Pharmac sharing information.
  • France's new president wastes no time: names PM, sees Merkel

    France's new president wastes no time: names PM, sees Merkel

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    The source added that the new French government's first cabinet meeting would take place on Thursday. Alexis Kohler, Macron's new general secretary at the presidential Elysee Palace, made the announcement Monday. France's freshly-inaugurated president Emmanuel Macron is expected to move quickly on his first full day in office on Monday, on both foreign and domestic fronts.
  • French Open fears for Kyrgios

    French Open fears for Kyrgios

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    And while he made it through matches against Marcos Baghdatis and Ryan Harrison in Madrid, Kyrgios was beaten in straight sets by home favourite Rafael Nadal. On the other side of the draw in Rome, Daria Gavrilova advanced in impressive fashion. Keys, a beaten finalist in Rome previous year, missed the opening two matches of the season following wrist surgery, took the first set in comfortable fashion.
  • Fernando Torres Congratulates Chelsea On Their League Title, Liverpool Fans Flip Out

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    Normal service was resumed this term, though, as Chelsea stormed to a second top-flight crown in three years by holding off Tottenham Hotspur, which Courtois says was the best way to respond to the club's critics. Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte, is known for his unbridled passion on the touchlines, and the same can be said for his loyalty as the Italian has vowed to remain with the club despite lucrative deals from other clubs.
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    Former National Intelligence Chief: U.S. Government "Under Assault" by Trump

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    Amid indications that the president's communications team had been blindsided on the Comey firing and couldn't come up a credible narrative, White House deputy press secretary Sara Huckabee Sanders offered: "Nobody was left in the dark". But the president's account does not match the recollection of someone who interacted with Comey shortly before the Federal Bureau of Investigation director dined with Trump at the White House.
  • John Terry has made most of season on periphery at Chelsea

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    Former Chelsea midfielder and one of his close friends, Frank Lampard, said: "It's John's call but of course he can play for another Premier League club". Conte handed Batshuayi as well as youngsters Kenedy, Nathan Ake and Nathaniel Chalobah their first Premier League starts of the season against Watford , while Ola Aina came on as a substitute but Ruben Loftus-Cheek was absent in the match day squad.
  • Federation Cup final: BFC to clash with Mohun Bagan

    Federation Cup final: BFC to clash with Mohun Bagan

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    Bengaluru goalkeeper Amrinder Singh saved a last-minute penalty by Lalram Chullova to help his team move into the final with a 1-0 win over I-League champions Aizawl FC in the first semifinal. At the back, the defensive pairing of John Johnson and Sandesh Jhingan gave the Aizawl forwards a torrid time. Both Mohun Bagan (7 points from 3 matches) and Bengaluru FC (4 points from 3 matches) qualified for the semi-final stage of the tournament.
  • Manchester United lift full-year revenue and profit forecast

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    In domestic cups, I won in Spain, Italy, Portugal, I normally have a lot of matches . Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has stated that he would rather forfeit the remaining Premier League matches as he hailed his players' performance despite losing 2-1 to Tottenham Hotspur in the farewell game at White Hart Lane on Sunday.
  • Reading beat Fulham to reach playoff final

    Reading beat Fulham to reach playoff final

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    Both, though, insisted they had plenty of cause for optimism going into this game with Stam insisting the outcome hinged on which team could best hold its nerve. "We played better football, it's true". Then disaster for Fulham . As it was, a penalty did decide the outcome when, in the 49th minute, Kalas inexplicably handled the ball as he attempted to run it out of the penalty area and referee Martin Atkinson pointed to the spot.
  • Reds ready to finish top four: Sturridge

    Reds ready to finish top four: Sturridge

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    The highest position Liverpool can now finish is third and that would take City dropping points. It is an unlikely scenario, but then as Daniel Sturridge showed on Sunday surprises do happen. Sturridge's lack of playing time this season is bound to prompt speculation linking him with a possible move away from Anfield. "I'm just looking forward to the last game next week and getting the job done now".