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Draymond Green wins 2016-17 NBA Defensive Player of the Year

Draymond Green wins 2016-17 NBA Defensive Player of the Year

Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook , Houston's James Harden and San Antonio's Kawhi Leonard are the finalists for MVP of the 2016-17 season. The Clippers' Chris Paul and Houston's Patrick Beverley were the two guards on the first team.


America's Cup - Burling and Emirates Team New Zealand on match point

America's Cup - Burling and Emirates Team New Zealand on match point

With a 6-1 lead in the first-to-seven points series, the New Zealanders can claim the Cup on Monday and expunge the memory of their crushing defeat in 2013, when they led the US 8-1 before falling 9-8 in San Francisco. But Spithill - whose defiance four years ago propelled Oracle to one of sport's great comebacks over a Kiwi outfit skippered by Dean Barker - wasn't conceding anything.


Qatari ambassador criticises UAE and Saudi in 9/11-focussed op-ed

Qatari ambassador criticises UAE and Saudi in 9/11-focussed op-ed

Qatar's stock index rose 0.7 percent on Thursday, gaining for two days straight for the first time since June 5, when Arab states including Saudi Arabia cut diplomatic and trade ties. Meanwhile, UAE Foreign Minister Anwar Gargash said yesterday a Western monitoring mechanism would be needed to force Qatar to abide by any agreement to end its alleged support for terrorism.


Giggs Reveals Why He Had To Leave Man Utd

Giggs Reveals Why He Had To Leave Man Utd

Since quitting the club after a 29-year association, Giggs has been interview for two Premier League jobs without success. Following the departure of Sir Alex Ferguson, Giggs was given a player-coach role under David Moyes , who was sacked before the end of the season and Giggs took over as caretaker manager for the final four matches of the season, overseeing home wins against Norwich and Hull.


Pacquiao wants a rematch with Mayweather

Pacquiao wants a rematch with Mayweather

He wants a rematch with Mayweather. His most unsafe technique will be to slip underneath Horn's left jab, then from a crouch position take a little jump to Horn's left, then a little step to the right and try to nail Horn with a right hook and the booming straight left cross that has been the big knockout weapon throughout his career.


White Rock's Jason Garrison selected by Vegas in National Hockey League expansion draft

White Rock's Jason Garrison selected by Vegas in National Hockey League expansion draft

Fleury was then welcomed on stage wearing his new sweater and waving to a crowd that, apparently to his surprise, responded with the warmest ovation of the evening. The Golden Knights got a Las Vegas resident who can help promote the franchise in its first season. The NHL's 31st franchise ended up picking 13 on defence, including Methot, the long-time defence partner of Ottawa Senators captain and Norris trophy nominee, Erik Karlsson.