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Cherry Hill, New Jersey middle schooler in Scripps National Spelling Bee finals

Ilagan, who attends Tates Creek Middle School in Lexington, successfully spelled the word "nephrotoxic", moving to the next round. There was a bit of drama for Erin to advance, however. "It was nice for me because I had already gone over all the words". "I think that's his (Martius') favorite part", Ryndon said jokingly. Her preliminary test gave her one-point more than was needed to be one of the 50 who advanced to the finals.


Real title win 'an incredible feeling' for Zidane

Real title win 'an incredible feeling' for Zidane

Whilst it took him a few games to find his feet, Malaga have since won six of their last eight, including at home to Barcelona and Sevilla. Post the match, Ronaldo was asked about a gesture he made to Celta Vigo players midweek during Madrid's 4-1 win over the Galicians insinuating that Celta had been offered bonuses to damage Madrid's title charge.



Muguruza sees off Putintseva to reach French Open fourth round

Muguruza's match on Friday featured 11 breaks of serve in the 20 games played. "I think it's important, with all the three matches that I played, that they were not easy at all". "That's the word I'm going to use today, because I still don't know how I won that match". With the rainclouds rolling in, Nadal seemed keen to get his third-round match over as quickly as possible and the No.



7 insane stats from the Warriors' dominant NBA Finals Game 1 victory

After plenty of non-competitive NBA playoff games, Game 1 of the NBA Finals is shaping up to be a great matchup. In his first season with Golden State, Durant averaged 25.1 points per game and led his team in rebounds and blocks. The Cavs also have a slight edge overall in their 3-point percentages, per the NBA's stats page . The Warriors are looking to avenge themselves after letting a 3-1 lead slip away in the finals past year, and, if the rest of the playoffs are any indication, I ...



England's Woakes out of Champions Trophy

From then on it was the Joe Root and Eoin Morgan show as they showed patience as well as aggression to take them past Bangladesh's total with 3 overs to spare. "Jason Roy is part of our strong opening partnership with Alex Hales, and he'll definitely play". But England suffered injury concerns as Chris Woakes sustained a side problem and Root appeared to hurt his calf.


LeBron gives hope to the Cavaliers

LeBron gives hope to the Cavaliers

Check out each of the new logos and watermarks below. For the third straight year - and no real end in sight - the Warriors and Cavaliers are facing off in the NBA Finals. As James' Cavaliers were preparing to play the Golden State Warriors in Oakland , the Los Angeles Police Department received a call "reporting the N-word had been spray-painted on James' private gate", NPR's Tom Goldman reports .