Jun 13

‘We have grown from tough losses against Australia’

Scotland prop Allan Dell says the Scotland squad have grown from the tough losses they have suffered against Australia.

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Jun 13

Tuesday Bird Droppings: Where the Orioles might win again next year

The Orioles are still losing and it feels like theyll never win again. The Orioles are now ahead of the last place Blue Jays by a mere half game. When the Orioles reached a 22-10 record, did you think that they would see .500 again this season?

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Jun 13

Judge scored wrong boxers in Burnett world title win over Haskins, says IBF

• International Boxing Federation announce unanimous win as correct result
• Promoter Eddie Hearn has called for an investigation into the decision

Ryan Burnett’s split decision win over Briton Lee Haskins for the world bantamweight title in Belfast on Saturday was scored incorrectly and should have been an unanimous win, the International Boxing Federation (IBF) confirmed on Tuesday.

The Northern Irishman knocked down defending champion Haskins in the sixth and 11th rounds with two of the three judges handing him favourable scorecards of 119-107, but there was widespread disbelief when the last judge, American Clark Sammartino, scored him losing 118-108.

Related: Dillian Whyte can win world heavyweight title, says Eddie Hearn

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Jun 13

Brian Taylor: Former Essex captain dies, aged 83

Former Essex captain Brian Taylor dies at the age of 83, having made 539 first-class appearances for the county.

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Jun 13

Shoulder injury could keep John Ross out of start of training camp

Bengals rookie receiver John Ross broke the 40-yard dash record at the Scouting Combine while dealing with a shoulder injury that required surgery after the Combine. That surgery may require Ross to miss the start of training camp. According to Bengals.com, Ross won’t be on the field “until early August

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Jun 13

Enunwa & Wilkerson React to Roster Changes

The Jets will begin their mandatory minicamp Tuesday as the team will take the field without both ILB David Harris and WR Eric Decker. “It’s a good opportunity for all of us young guys to kind of show what we can do. It’s unfortunate we lost the people that we lost. They were great leaders,”

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Jun 13

Allan Dell: Scotland prop hopes for ‘third time lucky’ against Australia

After two gut-wrenching defeats by Australia, prop Allan Dell hopes it will be third time lucky for Scotland on Saturday.

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Jun 13

Wales rugby tour: Coach Robin McBryde needs new stars to shine

Wales caretaker coach Robin McBryde must develop future Test stars on the tour against Tonga and Samoa.

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Jun 13

2017 NBA Mock Draft 5.0: All Eyes On Lonzo And The Lakers

The Finals are over, and the NBA draft is a little more than a week away. Rumors are flying everywhere, workouts are happening all over the league, and whether it’s Luke Kennard dazzling general managers in California or Malik Monk putting on a show for Phoenix, everyone is dominating in empty gyms

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Jun 13

Wales rugby tour: Williams warns Wales for Tonga Test

Assistant tour coach Gareth Williams says Wales must avoid playing a loose sevens style game against Tonga at Eden Park on Friday.

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Jun 13

Dusty Baker on Washington Nationals’ bullpen woes: “We need some help, big time.”

Washingtons bullpen blew another lead and the Nationals dropped their fourth straight game… Ryan Zimmerman talked this past winter about the Washington Nationals ultimately fruitless pursuit of some of the top closers available via free agency and t…

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Jun 13

Record visitors for football final

More than 314,000 football fans visited the capital as Real Madrid from Spain beat Italy’s Juventus 4-1.

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Jun 13

Everton agree £30m deal for Sunderland goalkeeper Pickford

Jordan Pickford becomes the most expensive British keeper after Everton pay £25m – rising to what would be a club record £30m – to sign him from Sunderland.

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Jun 13

Aleix Espargaro: “We had the pace for the top five”

Aprilia Racing Team Gresini rider suffers a DNF in Barcelona

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Jun 13

Why Oklahoma State’s Jawun Evans Could be the Biggest Steal of the 2017 NBA Draft

The NBA is filled with players who got drafted way too low. In 2011, Jimmy Butler went 30th overall and Isaiah Thomas went 60th. Draymond Green wen…

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Jun 13

Vote: Are these Warriors the greatest NBA team of all time?

We’ve given our panel of NBA experts their say on whether this year’s Warriors are the best team the league has ever seen. Now it’s your turn. Below you will find our ballot of the best 15 single-season teams in NBA history. Let us know which team you think is the best.

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