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Twins Sweep Indians to Take Division Lead

Twins Sweep Indians to Take Division Lead

Dozier followed with a single to right field, giving Minnesota a 5-0 lead and knocking Bauer out of the game. Springer hit his 22nd home run, a 456-foot blast to straightaway center field, and Gurriel hit his eighth homer, a two-run shot into the upper deck in left field that was estimated at 420 feet.


Lewis Hamilton WINS Canadian Grand Prix in a Mercedes One-Two - Vettel 4th

Lewis Hamilton WINS Canadian Grand Prix in a Mercedes One-Two - Vettel 4th

Charging from the back of the field after a first-lap incident with Max Verstappen sent him to the pits for a new front wing for his auto to finish fourth was points-leader Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari . The Mercedes driver backed up a superlative performance in qualifying, leading from start to finish at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve to claim a sixth win at the circuit.


Vettel says Hamilton deserved penalty

Vettel says Hamilton deserved penalty

Mercedes driver Hamilton , who won in Canada last time out and started on pole, was seemingly on course to pick up a comfortable victory and make further inroads into Vettel's championship advantage after maintaining his lead following a red flag.


Sebastian Vettel: Lewis Hamilton brake-checked me

Sebastian Vettel: Lewis Hamilton brake-checked me

Sebastian Vettel maintains Lewis Hamilton brake tested him in the Azerbaijan Grand Prix but refused to comment on whether he deliberately hit the Mercedes driver. Further chaos unfolded when Daniil Kvyat stopped, his Toro Rosso having lost all electrical power on lap eight. However, the safety auto was employed again immediately on the same lap to allow further debris coming from Raikkonen's vehicle to be removed from the track.



Cristiano Ronaldo leads Portugal to FIFA #ConfedCup semis as hosts crash out

Andre Silva added a third on 80 minutes before Nani completed the rout in stoppage time to ensure Portugal progressed to last four as winners of Group A, finishing above Mexico on goal difference. Four minutes later, Eliseu was set free down the left by Ricardo Quaresma's clever pass and he pulled the ball back into the middle, where Bernardo Silva turned it into the net, although he suffered a knock on the ankle in the process.



Jordan Spieth birdies 18th to keep Travelers lead

Spieth carded a closing 70 to Berger's 67, the pair finishing at 12-under-par 268, two strokes ahead of compatriot Charley Hoffman and New Zealander Danny Lee . Berger sank a five-foot birdie putt at the par-4 15th to reach 11-under and when Spieth missed a three-foot par putt to bogey 14, the Americans were deadlocked atop the leaderboard at 11-under, setting up the final drama.