Monday, June 26, 2017

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Hamilton on pole for Baku F1

Lewis Hamilton will be hoping to take advantage of his pole position later when he takes to the track in Baku, Azerbaijan. The Brit made a mistake on his first lap in final qualifying and was worried he wouldn’t be able to come back from that when the session was ...

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Leeper breaks Pistorius’s paralympic world record

America’s Blake Leeper has broken Oscar Pistorius’s T43 paralympic world record in 400 meters in point-14 seconds. The 27 year old ran 45.25 seconds at the US athletics championships that broke Pistorius’s 45.39 seconds record set in South Korea in 2011. The Paralympic gold medallist Pistorius is serving a six-year ...

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Spieth leads Travelers Championship at halfway stage

Jordan Spieth leads the Travelers Championship by a single shot going in to the final two rounds of the tournament. The 24-year-old American is at eight under par at hallway stage, a shot ahead of fellow countrymen Patrick Reed and Troy Merritt. Meanwhile Rory McIlroy narrowly made the cut after ...

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Messi offers to pay additional fine to avoid prison sentence

Lionel Messi has offered to pay an additional fine to avoid a 21-month prison sentence for tax fraud in Spain. Prosecutors say the Barcelona forward has offered to pay 500,000 euros which is roughly 2 million 55 thousand dirhams to suspend his sentence – which is widely expected. Last year, ...

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South Africa level T20 series versus England

South Africa have come from behind to win the second T20 International versus England and level the three match series at one-a-piece. The hosts seemed to be well on their way to chasing down South Africa’s target 174 before a late collapse saw them fall three runs short. The third ...

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