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New Zealand beats Oracle for third time in America's Cup

New Zealand beats Oracle for third time in America's Cup

But Emirates Team New Zealand's young helmsman Peter Burling was as phlegmatic as ever on the eve of the Cup. New Zealand's boat speed was again superior in race four, with Jimmy Spithill's American crew essentially left to wait for a mistake that never came.


Complete 2017 NBA Draft grades for all 30 teams

Complete 2017 NBA Draft grades for all 30 teams

If Fultz can duplicate those numbers at the National Basketball Association level, the 76ers, in the near future, could be one of the best teams in the Eastern Conference. "We're going to keep driving to get it flawless", Colangelo said. The Celtics had acquired the pick from the Brooklyn Nets in July 2013. No worries, for now.



Chile v Australia: Tough task for Socceroos

The world champions take on Cameroon's Indomitable Lions at Sochi's Fisht Stadium today while Chile play Australia in Moscow in the final round of Group B games. Loew said that goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen will return to the starting lineup after Bernd Leno played against Australia . The South American champions almost doubled the lead in the 20th minute as Eduardo Vargas rattled the bar with a long shot.



NBA Draft round-up: Philadelphia 76ers take Markelle Fultz with No 1 pick

National Basketball Association champion Golden State and Cleveland didn't have a pick in the two-round draft, though the Warriors acquired the rights to second-rounder Jordan Bell (Oregon) from Chicago. Martin's team went 8-14. Fultz is an dynamic scorer who averaged 23.2 PPG for the Huskies. The good Chick-fil-A news kept getting even better for Fultz, as he wrote in The Players' Tribune that the 76ers had some for him at the training facility when he arrived.



PSG star Angel di Maria settles Spanish tax case, pays fine

Prosecutors said he had failed to declare revenues from his image rights in his Spanish income tax declarations from 2011 and 2012, "with the aim of obtaining illicit profits". Gareth Bale insists he is focused on "winning more trophies" with Real Madrid despite talk of a Spanish exit. Ronaldo, who is now facing four charges of tax fraud in Spain, was reported to want to leave Real Madrid and Spain.



Why neither North Korea nor United States want all-out war

China is seen as North Korea's main ally and the U.S. hopes Beijing can have greater influence on the state to stop both its missile tests and nuclear program. official also confirmed the test but did not provide additional details on the type of rocket component that was being tested or whether it fit into the ICBM program.