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Huddersfield clinch Premier League promotion

Bookmakers are also preparing for Huddersfield becoming a top flight team, and many of them have started to give odds on what they can achieve next season. Normally you don't get in the play-off final in the first season but we did. The 28-year-old combative midfielder was part of the Hornets side beaten by Crystal Palace in the final in 2013 after his lung-busting run to the back post and header that set up Troy Deeney's now infamous semi-final victor against Leicester City.


'Explosions' reported at Champions League fanzone in Turin

'Explosions' reported at Champions League fanzone in Turin

Madrid became the first team to defend the European Cup successfully since Arrigo Sacchi's AC Milan in 1990 and the first to achieve the feat since the competition relaunched as the Champions League in 1992. We're going to have to work very hard to win once again. "I say it every year but it's true!" It's an incredible season for me and my team-mates to win the double.



Ratings for NBA Finals highest since 1998

Golden State is responsible for plenty of Cleveland's struggles because of its offensive weapons and defensive pressure. He insists he can do even more . However, James - sitting at the podium on Tuesday in front of reporters - stubbornly refuted the notion that the Cavaliers need to change their style of play.



Pakistan's injured Wahab Riaz ruled out of Champions Trophy

Pakistan has a big challenge at hand as it takes on South Africa in a must-win match under floodlights in Edgbaston on Wednesday. South Africa are the highest-ranked team in the Champions Trophy , Pakistan the lowest. Perhaps if Pakistan were not denied the benefit of playing worldwide games in their own country, we'd have seen a more progressive, confident bunch.


Murray confident ahead of Del Potro clash

Murray confident ahead of Del Potro clash

After slamming his water bottle to the clay in frustration, Almagro returned to his chair - and was joined by del Potro, who hung around and offered words of encouragement to the new dad, whose son was born earlier this year. However, the Scot insisted he is playing well enough to beat Del Potro after battling past Martin Klizan . He will next take on South Korea's Chung Hyeon .



England rout New Zealand to book semifinal berth

After two wickets falling early, Williamson (87 off 98, 8 fours), along with experienced Ross Taylor (39 off 59, 3 fours) did put their side under control of the run chase. Jos Buttler hit an undefeated 61 off 48 balls as the hosts were put into bat and scored 310 all out in 49.3 overs in the Group A match. A menacing Stokes forced Guptill to edge to lone slip Root for 27 off 33.