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Defoe : Veteran striker set for Bournemouth move

Defoe : Veteran striker set for Bournemouth move

Jermain Defoe is relishing a fresh start at "special place" Bournemouth after admitting that he is joining the Cherries from Sunderland . " Every day I wake up and text his mum and ask how he's getting on and she says "it's OK", but the reality is he's struggling".



Ainslie retires from America's Cup trials race with damage

The British breakdown gives New Zealand an easy two-race lead in the best-of-nine semi-final, while Land Rover BAR's shore team will spend the night mending the wing for Tuesday's races on Bermuda's Great Sound. In the other semi-final on Monday, SoftBank Team Japan and Sweden's Artemis Racing shared the spoils with one win apiece in their opening playoff duel.



Nebraska soccer association apologizes to girl

TeamFirst spokeswoman Cori Boyle told Reuters on Tuesday the academy would consider running a camp in Nebraska if Hernandez is unable to attend any of the other camps now scheduled in the U.S. and we apologize to this young girl, her family and her soccer club for this unfortunate misunderstanding". She added, "A lot of professional athletes have short hair..." Mili said she thinks the situation isn't fair.



Golden State Warriors and Cavaliers headed to Cleveland for NBA Finals

LeBron James didn't even want to think about the answer to that question in the immediate aftermath. "Now we've got to go home and regroup". All James wanted to think about was getting some food and wine on the flight home. "That's what makes him the best player in the world", said Cavaliers assistant coach Damon Jones, long a close confidante of James. "We have won a lot of games playing the way we play, so we're not going to change".


Prince Harry pays tribute to London terror victims

Prince Harry pays tribute to London terror victims

Harry will join Australia's prime minister Malcolm Turnbull and governor-general Sir Peter Cosgrove for the event marking 500 days to the start of the global championship for injured, wounded and sick military personnel and veterans. "The commitment to serve is ingrained in every member of the armed forces and is the embodiment of the Invictus spirit", he added. "Sport is what would make the difference".



India crush Bangladesh in warm-up; Guptill powers New Zealand

South Africa are another team I expect to do well, despite them not showing their best form against England in recent weeks. A good indication of England's strength is the fact Jonny Bairstow can not nail down a regular spot in the team.