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Injured jockey Frankie Dettori out of Royal Ascot

Injured jockey Frankie Dettori out of Royal Ascot

Churchill , the English and Irish 2,000 Guineas victor, was the fancy for the St James's Palace Stakes but finished outside the places as Barney Roy stormed home for trainer Richard Hannon ahead of Aidan O'Brien's Lancaster Bomber. Of the two preference is for last year's Queen Mary victor for American handler Wesley Ward. Frankie Dettori will not be riding today . The first time Johnny Valazquez knew he was replacing Dettori on Lady Aurelia was when he received a text message as he ... Consulte Mais Informação

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1 man dies at electronic music concert in Vegas

1 man dies at electronic music concert in Vegas

One person died and over 1,000 people sought medical attention during this weekend's Electric Daisy Carnival EDM festival, which drew a reported 136,000 attendees each day of the three-day Las Vegas festival. In 2014, an overdose of Ecstasy contributed to the deaths of Montgomery Tsang, 24, of San Leandro, Calif. and Anthony Anaya, 25, of Everett, Wash. Both of their deaths was attributed to drugs. Consulte Mais Informação

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New jerseys bedevil National Hockey League fans' fashion sense

In addition to offering the first look at the Vegas Golden Knights' uniform design , the National Hockey League and new outfitting partner Adidas unveiled an entire collection of sweaters on Tuesday night. Perhaps the most notable change is that the Wild will no longer have an alternate uniform. There do not appear to be any significant changes to the appearance of the uniform, just minor tweaks, after Adidas took over producing the jerseys from Reebok. Consulte Mais Informação

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Flights cancelled amid searing heat in south-western US

Flights cancelled amid searing heat in south-western US

This means that planes need more speed to take off and thus, require more runway. It's just as well, too. High heat also means a plane climbs at a lower rate, said pilot Patrick Smith , author of the book 'Cockpit Confidential '. Almost 50 flights out of Phoenix , Ariz. were cancelled Tuesday thanks to scorching temperatures across the southwestern United States. "As the ambient temperature at a particular airport increases, in this case into the 120s at Phoenix , the amount of ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Cavs, GM Griffin part after 3 straight NBA Finals trips

Cavs, GM Griffin part after 3 straight NBA Finals trips

Not a rapt fan base. All of that while under intense scrutiny and pressure with LeBron James returning to the fold. Otherwise, this could arguably be his biggest mistake as owner. The Magic in mid-May asked the Cavaliers permission to interview Griffin . "We shouldn't be shocked after we fired our head coach when we were in first place in the middle of the season", Jefferson said, referring to former coach David Blatt. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kevin Durant to decline player option, re-sign with Warriors

Kevin Durant to decline player option, re-sign with Warriors

Many teams are expected to pursue discussions with Iguodala, including the Warriors, Utah Jazz , Los Angeles Clippers , Chicago Bulls , Minnesota Timberwolves and Atlanta Hawks, league sources said. Now that Durant is freeing up some cap space, the Warriors are expected to retain much of their current roster. Durant opted out of about $28 million to become a free agent briefly - but plans on rejoining the team - in an effort to help resign sixth-man extraordinaire Andre Iguodala , ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Ostapenko eager to build on remarkable Roland Garros win

The Latvian, who only turned 20 on Thursday, came from a set and a break down to defeat third seed Simona Halep in a cracking final at Roland Garros . "I think I'm going to only understand that in maybe couple of days or couple of weeks". She broke to go up 4-3 on an improbably net cord, held for 5-3, then with the help of a slight mishit inside-out backhand broke Halep, raising her arms and screaming after slapping a victor off a serve on match point. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

The reigning Ballon d'Or and Best FIFA Men's Player award victor is believed to feel singled out for disproportionate treatment after Spanish prosecutors accused him of evading tax of 14.7million euros (£12.8m). The 70-year-old Perez, who ran unopposed, was reelected for a fifth four-year mandate at the Spanish powerhouse. United have been strongly linked with a move for their former forward, but Perez is not thinking about the possibility of Real losing their talisman. Consulte Mais Informação

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US Open 2017: Who failed to make the cut at Erin Hills?

Paul Casey chopped his way to a triple bogey, only to respond with five straight birdies that carried him to 1-under 71 and make him the first to hit the clubhouse with the lead at 7-under 137. Next up is a weekend without most of the biggest names in golf. There were 44 players under par, a U.S. Open record. Johnson was hitting it so well that he appeared to be safe even when he was on the cut line. Consulte Mais Informação

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Conor McGregor Is Already Beating Up Floyd Mayweather-Via Mural

Conor McGregor Is Already Beating Up Floyd Mayweather-Via Mural

Diaz made McGregor tap out at UFC 196 in their first fight. Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) insists his fight with Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs) is bigger and more significant than Mayweather vs McGregor, which he sees as a "circus show". In the article King argues that people shouldn't endorse McGregor because of things he has said during promotional events to hype his fights. But they're not taking the piss out of the public and are seemingly giving the card's buyers value for money, with 10 ... Consulte Mais Informação

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ICC Champions Trophy: New Zealand held to 265-8 by Bangladesh

ICC Champions Trophy: New Zealand held to 265-8 by Bangladesh

Williamson has been the most consistent batsman of the tournament so far with three solid half centuries and it is no secret that he carries much of his side's hopes on his shoulders. "We have also been batting in positions side-by-side, so we had a lot of opportunities to build partnerships". However, this brought Al Hasan and Mahmudullah to the crease and they sparked a comeback. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ostapenko celebrates birthday with French Open final berth

Ostapenko celebrates birthday with French Open final berth

Ostapenko has been creating history throughout the week, as she became the first Latvian to reach a Grand Slam semifinal on Tuesday when she bounced 11th-seeded Caroline Wozniacki 4-6, 6-2, 6-2. And Halep sealed the win with a big serve on match point which Pliskova could only hit over the baseline. Ostapenko - who practiced ballroom dancing when younger - signaled her promise in tennis by winning the Wimbledon juniors in 2014. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jose Mourinho strenuously denies tax fraud claims

The prosecutor based the accusations on information provided by Spain's Tax Office, which appear to show that Mourinho used shell companies in the Virgin Islands and Ireland to "hide profits made from image rights". "Mourinho paid more than €26 million in taxes, with an average tax rate over 41% and accepted the regularisation proposals made by the Spanish tax authorities in 2015 regarding the years 2011 and 2012 and entered into a settlement regarding 2013". Consulte Mais Informação

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