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Glasnow strikes out 10 and Ohtani homers against his old team in Dodgers' 7-2 win over Angels

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Tyler Glasnow pitched seven strong innings, Shohei Ohtani homered for the second straight game against his old team and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Los Angeles Angels 7-2 on Saturday night to split the Freeway Series. Ohtani blasted a 455-foot, two-run shot in Friday's 10-inning, 3-2 loss. He went… Read

SOCCER

Portugal cruise into Euro 2024 knockout stages; Georgia get historic first point

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Portugal outclassed Turkey to secure their place in the last 16 of Euro 2024 with a 3-0 win in Dortmund on Saturday, after Georgia claimed a historic first point at a major tournament in a 1-1 draw with the Czech Republic. Cristiano Ronaldo's Portuguese side, European champions in 2016, are… Read

RUGBY UNION

Jones positive despite England defeat

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Eddie Jones said Japan were "going in the right direction" despite being thrashed 52-17 by England in Tokyo on Saturday in the first game of his second stint in charge. An inexperienced Japan side featuring four debutants in the starting line-up and four coming off the bench conceded eight tries… Read

TENNIS

No. 1 Sinner reaches first grass-court final and will face Hurkacz in Halle

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Top-ranked Jannik Sinner reached his first grass-court final by beating Zhang Zhizhen 6-4, 7-6 (3) at the Halle Open on Saturday to set up a title match against Hubert Hurkacz. Sinner saved a set point in the second set before jumping out to a quick lead in the tiebreaker. The… Read

RUGBY UNION

Springboks overcome Wales fightback to pull away at Twickenham

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Depleted Wales produced a battling performance before Rugby World Cup champion South Africa turned on the power to triumph 41-13 at Twickenham on Saturday. Despite conceding two tries and collecting two yellow cards during the first 15 minutes, Wales defied the pre-match predictions by making it a contest until two… Read

ICE HOCKEY

Panthers face task of regrouping for Game 7, with history and Stanley Cup on the line

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It's the greatest offer a team could get at the start of every season: Reach Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final, and as an added bonus, play host to it in your rink. One game. For everything. “Yeah, 32 teams are all-in on that idea," Florida coach Paul Maurice… Read

TENNIS

Musetti outlasts Thompson at Queen’s Club, gets Paul in final

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Lorenzo Musetti reached the final at the grass-court Queen's Club after outlasting Jordan Thompson 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 on Saturday and will face Tommy Paul for the title. The Italian, ranked No. 30, has won both of his previous two tour-level finals. This will be his first final on grass. “It… Read

SOCCER

De Bruyne seals Belgium's 2-0 win over Romania to get Euro 2024 campaign on track

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Kevin De Bruyne scored and Belgium got its European Championship campaign up and running after beating Romania 2-0 on Saturday. The No. 3-ranked Belgians shook off the shock of losing to Slovakia in their opening game by responding with a dominant performance in front of the Belgium royal family at… Read

CRICKET

Afghanistan stun Australia with 21-run T20 World Cup win

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Gulbadin Naib was Afghanistan’s man with the golden arm, bowling his team to a surprise 21-run victory over previously unbeaten Australia in their Group One Super Eight encounter in the T20 World Cup at the Arnos Vale Stadium on Saturday. Set a target of 149, Glenn Maxwell (59 off 41… Read

CRICKET

India makes 196 and beats Bangladesh by 50 at Twenty20 World Cup

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Hardik Pandya blasted Bangladesh with a 27-ball half-century and Kuldeep Yadav's three wickets finished off India's win at the Twenty20 World Cup on Saturday. Pandya struck four fours and three sixes in an unbeaten 50 to lead India to 196-5. Yadav then took 3-19 in four overs to limit Bangladesh… Read

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