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Real pressed home the numerical advantage as Ronaldo tapped the ball between the legs of Bayern's goalkeeper Manuel Neuer for the victor on 77 minutes . "[Cristiano] was happy, but not fully happy as he wanted a third goal too". "We missed the penalty when we could have made it 2-0, then we conceded right at the start of the second half and that changed the match".
  • Donald Trump approves Montenegro's membership in Nato - White House

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    Mr Trump has repeatedly questioned Nato's objective, while complaining that the U.S. pays an unfair share of membership. "I complained about that a long time ago, and they made a change and now they do fight terrorism". In March 2016 he said NATA "was set up in a different time" and that the USA should rethink its commitment to the alliance because it was too expensive.
  • Rose, Garcia tied for lead at Masters in prelude to finale

    Rose, Garcia tied for lead at Masters in prelude to finale

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    Garcia stretched the margin to two strokes with another birdie at the third, driving the ball just short to the green, pulling off a delicate chip and knocking in an 8-footer. That left Garcia with a chance to win his first major title at the 74th attempt, but his putt from five feet slid past the hole and meant the first play-off at Augusta since Adam Scott beat Angel Cabrera in 2013.
  • Cotton dazzles as A's spoil Royals' home opener with 2-0 win

    Cotton dazzles as A's spoil Royals' home opener with 2-0 win

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    The fiery pitcher, an important part of two pennant-winning rotations, died in a January auto crash in his native Dominican Republic. "I feel very happy, but mostly thankful to God to be here with the Kansas City Royals for Opening Day and for throwing the first pitch".
  • Bradley out of starting lineup for Red Sox, has MRI on knee

    Bradley out of starting lineup for Red Sox, has MRI on knee

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    He was sent back to Boston for further evaluation and placed on the disabled list following the game on Monday. "He's going to need some time", manager John Farrell said. But the plans changed when Bradley's knee stiffened and swelled up overnight. In his absence on Monday, Andrew Benintendi is likely to slide over to center field while Brock Holt and/or Chris Young will handle left field duties.
  • Martha Stewart Jinxes Yankees No-Hitter

    Martha Stewart Jinxes Yankees No-Hitter

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    Longoria came into the at-bat 6-for-37 lifetime against Pineda and when he reached second base, he tipped his cap toward the right-hander. Furthermore, if by some chance there is some higher force governing such things, it should find better things to do with its time than punish Martha Stewart - and the Yankees, in turn - for tweeting about a ideal game.
  • Rebels hit out at ARU after Super Rugby announcement

    Rebels hit out at ARU after Super Rugby announcement

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    Force chief executive Mark Sinderberry said he was confident the Force would still be in the Super Rugby competition next year, but believed the game had been damaged by recent events. Once the team that will be cut from Super Rugby is officially announced, there will be more clarity for players. "As a rugby nation we need several strong franchises all of whom are in with a serious chance of challenging for the title and we could no longer say that", said SA Rugby chief Jurie Roux.
  • Serbia, France set-up Davis Cup semi-final clash

    Serbia, France set-up Davis Cup semi-final clash

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    In Belgrade, player-captain Nenad Zimonjic and Viktor Troicki fought off Pablo Carreno Busta and Marc Lopez, 4-6, 7-6 (4), 6-0, 4-6, 6-2, in three hours, 14 minutes to stake Serbia to an unassailable 3-0 lead over visiting Spain. Murray and Inglot had four set points in the opener and led 4-1 in the tie-break before fighting back to level when a superb Inglot lob earned the first break of serve in the 11th game of the second set.
  • Cubs' Baez returns to lineup day after outfield collision

    Cubs' Baez returns to lineup day after outfield collision

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    What did we have, 17 hits? Chicago Cubs' Kyle Schwarber gets congratulated after his home run against the Milwaukee Brewers during the second inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 9, 2017, in Milwaukee . "Pretty much what you've seen to this point is a good indicator of what we'll be able to do with everyone healthy, which is what you want", Maddon said before the game.
  • Ibrahimovic inspiration keeps Man United in top-four race

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    The Red Devils easily dominated the game against the 10-man rival before Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored the second goal for Manchester United just 47 seconds after the beginning of the second half. We got the three points, (with a) solid performance against a team that is sad. Ibrahimovic's goal woke up United, as Mourinho's lads raised the tempo and started to predominate the goal.
  • Serbia & France set up Davis Cup semifinal

    Serbia & France set up Davis Cup semifinal

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    Zimonjic earned his 30th victory for Serbia, and he has played in every doubles match since the country entered the World Group of the Davis Cup in 2004. Belgium had a match point to win the doubles and the quarterfinal in the fifth-set tiebreaker, but the Italians saved it and won the last three points.