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Belmont win was plenty compelling for Tapwrit's team

Tapwrit completed the mile and a half in 2:30.02. And Tapwrit was piloted by Jose Ortiz, who won his first Saratoga riding title last summer and is one of the emerging New York-based jockeys who has gained a firm foothold on the national scene.



Crosby cements legacy with consecutive Stanley Cup wins

It was a little more than a calendar year ago people wondered: Would Sidney Crosby ever add the Conn Smythe to his trophy case? But Peter Laviolette's fast-skating bunch with the lockdown defense roared past Chicago in a sweep to get things started and shrugged off the home-ice advantage of St.



Stanley Cup notebook: Wilson rejoins Preds lineup

Pittsburgh Penguins' Bryan Rust (17) celebrates his team's 6-0 victory over the Nashville Predators with goalie Matt Murray (30) after Game 5 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final, Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Pittsburgh . "I missed a couple shots that I probably don't want to miss", the fully-bearded Wisconsinite said after practice on Wednesday morning. For Game 1 , Pittsburgh is a -165 moneyline favorite against the +145 underdog Predators with a 5.5-goal total.


Harry Kane proud of scoring key goal for England while being captain

Harry Kane proud of scoring key goal for England while being captain

The England boss took the squad away with the Royal Marines in an unorthodox start to the global break and, having boldly - if understandably - overlooked Wayne Rooney , handed Harry Kane the captaincy in Scotland . As I recall, they didn't have much going for them that day. Amin Younes and Julian Brandt also scored their first global goals while Julian Draxler and Shkodran Mustafi shared the others as Germany maintained their 100 percent record after six games in European Group C.



Draymond Green gets in the mix in Game 4 against Cavs

We need to come out and hit first". However, sideline reporter Doris Burke reported afterward that everyone at the scorer's table agreed that Callahan had whistled Green for the technical later attributed to Kerr . What happened on Friday is best described as shady, just like Dikembe Mutombo prematurely congratulating the 76ers on the first overall pick in the 2016 National Basketball Association draft, or the Knicks winning the '85 lottery.


Iran qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup

Iran qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup

The Iranian national team on football after the home victory over Uzbekistan (2:0) have officially booked a trip to Russian Federation for the final stage of the world Cup. Iran is the first Asian country that can start planning for the global event and second only to Brazil, which downed Paraguay last week to qualify for the tourney.