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Castroneves leads Penske march at Road America qualifying

Castroneves leads Penske march at Road America qualifying

Dixon took the victory lap, finishing off a day that started with fuel pressure issues during warmups. Dixon, a four-time season champion, won his 41st career IndyCar race and first since last September at Watkins Glen. The 36-year-old Kiwi boosted his lead in the drivers' standings with 379 points, moving from 13 to 34 points clear of Pagenaud with Castroneves third, falling from 20 to 37 points back.



Magic Johnson on Russell: 'what I needed was a leader'

He has the talent to be an All-Star. He is only 21 years old, so that is not to say he will never mature, but he clearly has a ways to go. Is Lonzo Ball the transcendent talent they believe him to be, or did the Lakers miss a chance to draft an eventual superstar in Josh Jackson or Jayson Tatum ? "I'm going to do what it takes to get the right players in here with the right mindset", Johnson said.


Cilic beats Muller in 3 sets, reaches Queen's final

Cilic beats Muller in 3 sets, reaches Queen's final

Cilic is aiming to be come the first man since Pete Sampras in 1995 to win both the singles and doubles titles. Croatia's Marin Cilic in action against Spain's Feliciano Lopez during their final match at The Queen's Club tennis tournament in London, Sunday June 25, 2017.



Morris help South Africa level series in Taunton

But it was Malan who did the most to boost his chances of forcing his way into the England team on a longer-term basis, showing enormous confidence as he smashed his second ball over mid-wicket for six. Opposing captain AB de Villiers added: "We were in the right to ask the question of the umpires". The batsmen didn't take the run and Jason Roy was sent back by Livingstone.


N Korea conducts yet another rocket engine test

N Korea conducts yet another rocket engine test

Last Friday, in its first official response to the Warmbier case, North Korea claimed innocence through its Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) and accused the USA of leading an "anti-DPRK smear campaign by abusing the humanitarian measure" of its country, using the acronyms for its official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.


Best to lead Lions against Hurricanes

Best to lead Lions against Hurricanes

With Warren Gatland having made 22 changes to the squad from the 30-15 defeat to the All Blacks at Eden Park , numerous Lions players that didn't feature in Auckland will gear up to take on the Hurricanes . Elsewhere George Kruis , who played 80 minutes on Saturday, is named on the bench , with Gatland intimating that it was exclusively down to rotation - and nothing more - with Alun Wyn Jones covering against the Chiefs in the 34-6 win.