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Oregon tops LSU 4-1, will play Oklahoma in WCWS semifinals

Oregon tops LSU 4-1, will play Oklahoma in WCWS semifinals

The programs have won the last four national championships, but have never met in the championship series. OR kept the pressure on, taking another two-out run in the fifth to push the Ducks' lead to 5-0. LSU's Allie Walljasper (25) pitches against OR during a Women's College World Series softball game in Oklahoma City , Saturday, June 3, 2017 . It's an ideal setup.



Golden State two from two in NBA finals

Lebron James had a triple-double with 29 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds for the Cavs . More shooting. More play-making. But it's a very different Golden State team with the addition of All-Star Kevin Durant . They made a lot of adjustments. "That's what they do", James said. And through two games, that pitch has borne out. James and the small-ball lineup got within four, but the offense sputtered, going over three minutes without scoring, and the Warriors pounced, extending the lead ...


Cristiano Ronaldo - The numbers don't lie

Cristiano Ronaldo - The numbers don't lie

Real Madrid defeated Juventus to lift their 12th Champions League title. But congrats to Juve too', the Italian player wrote. Ronaldo will equal Lionel Messi's record of winning the award on five ocassions. Ronaldo's 20th-minute opener was cancelled out by a stupendous Mario Mandzukic goal, the Croatian chesting down Gonzalo Higuain's volleyed lay-off and arcing a sublime volley over Madrid goalkeeper Keylor Navas.



NBA Finals pick: Cavaliers stun Warriors in six games

What a dominant NBA Finals opener with the Warriors. The leading men, of course, are Kevin Durant and Steph Curry for Golden State and LeBron James for Cleveland . "My only motivation is to be able to compete for a championship every single year". These are the first Finals featuring a threematch, with the Warriors and Cavaliers splitting their first two title matchups in 2015 and 2016.


Zidane on Bale:

Zidane on Bale: "What's important is that he was with"

Two-goal Ronaldo thanked Zidane for a halftime team talk that fired the Spanish club to a 4-1 victory over Juventus in the Champions League final on Saturday. He's very, very important to the club, as an institution, but also to the team . Reports in recent days have suggested that Manchester United are pondering a summer transfer swoop to sin the 27-year-old Real Madrid star.