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Author: 0 Vettel, Hamilton clash as Ricciardo wins in Baku

Although Vettel is adamant that he was brake-tested on the exit of Turn 15 as leader Hamilton prepared for the Baku race's second safety-car restart, the FIA's analysis of data from Hamilton's auto showed no proof of that. At about the same time , the safety auto came out for the first time because Daniil Kvyat's Toro Rosso was stalled on the side of the track. Mercedes boss Toto Wolff said the "gloves are off" between Hamilton and Vettel.

Sport America's Cup reaches crossroads as Kiwis near win
Author: 0 America's Cup reaches crossroads as Kiwis near win

Since being swept in the first four races last weekend, the United States of America had worked feverishly over the five lay days to find more speed in their 50-foot foiling catamaran. It was Coutts who skippered Team New Zealand's remarkably fast sloop Black Magic to a five-race sweep of Dennis Conner off San Diego in 1995, taking the Auld Mug to the land of the long white cloud for the first time.

Author: 0 Philadelphia 76ers: 2017 NBA Draft grades

Here are all 60 selections from the National Basketball Association draft as reported by CBSSports.com. But mostly it was a good night because they didn't trade Porzingis. Philadelphia 76ers' draft picks Anzejs Pasecniks, from left, Markelle Fultz , Jonah Bolden and Mathias Lessort pose after a news conference at the team's NBA basketball training complex, Friday, June 23, 2017 , in Camden , NJ.

Author: 0 F1: Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo wins action-packed Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Stroll finished third for his first ever F1 podium finish, while Ricciardo won the race. "It was such an intense race, a insane race, and so much happened", Stroll said. That was really insane for me. "It was a shame Daniel was too far away at the end but in the circumstances it was a good result". The Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2017 is set to start at 5:00pm local time , 6:30pm IST and 9:00am EST.

Author: 0 Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Vettel, Hamilton clash

However, his strong showing on Saturday - coupled with an underwhelming fourth-placed qualification by rival Sebastian Vettel , of Ferrari - opens the door for Hamilton to win his fourth Grand Prix of the season. Given both were running ahead of race victor Daniel Ricciardo , and what unfolded in front with Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel , the reality that their contact wrecked a chance to give the team their first win in F1 will not be lost in the post-race debrief.

Sport Louis Riddick denies report he is interviewing for Chiefs GM job
Author: 0 Louis Riddick denies report he is interviewing for Chiefs GM job

The Chiefs have an opening in their front office after parting ways with general manager John Dorsey earlier this week. What is most interesting about this exchange is where a solid National Football League source like Ian Rapoport would get that information and why it would be floated if someone so connected like Riddick would so fervently and immediately deny it.

Sport Lions 'second best by a distance' - Woodward
Author: 0 Lions 'second best by a distance' - Woodward

Hansen said it was simply a chance to get players to play games and also play against the Lions , which only happens once in a player's career. And when Barrett completed his penalty hat-trick and Ioane claimed his second try, there was no way back for the Lions as the wait for a Test victory over the All Blacks - they last achieved one 24 years ago - goes on.

Author: 0 Donald Trump aide Kushner has 'productive' talks with Netanyahu, Abbas

An official speaking on condition of anonymity told Asharq Al-Awsat: "They are biased...nonetheless, we will wait for the outcome of the negotiations that are expected in Washington next month". Al-Quds and al-Ayyam said Israeli bulldozers continued for the second day in a row leveling Palestinian land in the village of Jalud in order to make way for a new settlement to the south of Nablus.

Sport Red Sox manager John Farrell ejected in 7th inning
Author: 0 Red Sox manager John Farrell ejected in 7th inning

The Los Angeles Angels tipped their caps. Braves 3, Brewers 1: Brandon Phillips gave Atlanta the lead with a two-run homer in the third to continue his productive homestand, R.A. Miller and Farrell exchanged words for a while, and the FOX camera crew for the game did a great job with their shots. "I have been around for a long time and it's been a blessing being part of Boston", Ortiz said.

Sport Nadal to miss Queen's Club tournament to rest
Author: 0 Nadal to miss Queen's Club tournament to rest

As such, Nadal has not played on grass since 2015, when he won the 250 event in Stuttgart, but then lost early at both Queen's and Wimbledon . "And I'm going to try to keep working hard to try to enjoy more attractive weeks". "So I expect to see a strong Djokovic in the future". I am happy. I am enjoying every week, and I want to continue. Nadal was at his most masterful on the stage he has made his own and needed just two hours and five minutes to beat Stan Wawrinka 6-2 6-3 6-1.

Author: 0 Sixers' Markelle Fultz opens up about playing with Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid

The only larger audience was for the 2015 draft , the network said Friday. Jimmy Butler , the all-galaxy two-way player from the Chicago Bulls and the No. Some would say the same about Fultz's belief that the Sixers are a playoff team after averaging 63 losses the past four seasons. "Following behind him is going to be tough but I am looking forward to it".

Sport Bottas fastest ahead of Raikkonen in final practice in Baku
Author: 0 Bottas fastest ahead of Raikkonen in final practice in Baku

Angered by the incident, Vettel pulled alongside Hamilton and appeared to steer towards the Mercedes driver which caused the pair to clash wheels. But the Australian sensationally led the race with 18 laps remaining - after Lewis Hamilton pitted when his headrest came loose, and Sebastian Vettel served his 10-second penalty - before sealing both his and Red Bull's first victory of the year.

Sport Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Vettel leads overall
Author: 0 Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Vettel leads overall

Force India's Sergio Perez jumped up to third, with Red Bull's Max Verstappen fourth ahead of Raikkonen. Vettel came into contact with Hamilton behind the safety vehicle and got angry about it. Moments later, Massa retired, as did Renault's Nico Hulkenberg after clipping the barriers. When the issue first came to light the FIA upped its monitoring of oil usage and its chemical composition to ensure that no wrongdoing was taking place.

Author: 0 Di Maria agrees to deal in Spain over tax fraud

In addition, they say he only declared 11.5 million euros of Spanish-related income from 2011 to 2014, while what he really earned during that time was close to 43 million euros. The Portuguese has been accused of four counts of tax fraud, according to ESPN , while Jose Mourinho has beenaccused of avoiding taxes in Spain between 2011 and 2012 when he was the manager of Los Blancos .

Author: 0 Lakers Expect Ball to Elevate New Teammates

Tweet Embed: https://twitter.com/mims/statuses/878052762537181184 Luke Walton on LaVar's playoff prediction: "Right now I want (Lonzo) to lead us to a couple of summer league victories". Magic made his intentions known a few days before the draft when he traded D'Angelo Russell to Brooklyn, giving up on the No. 2 pick in the 2015 draft after just two mostly promising seasons.

Sport Jordan Spieth birdies 18th to keep Travelers lead
Author: 0 Jordan Spieth birdies 18th to keep Travelers lead

There have been ups and downs, yes, but the downs have always been followed by an up. Third-ranked So Yeon Ryu shot a course-record 10-under 61 in the NW Arkansas Championship in Rogers, Ark.to take a five-stroke lead into the final round, putting her in great position to become the first repeat victor this year.

Sport Germany reaches Confederations Cup semis amid more replay confusion
Author: 0 Germany reaches Confederations Cup semis amid more replay confusion

Cameroon's woes were compounded just two minutes later when Timo Werner's well-directed diving-header doubled Germany's lead. What looked like a comeback fight was quickly checked by a third goal from the German Machines to ensure that African Champions Cameroon crashed out of the FIFA Confederations Cup holding in Russian Federation.

Sport Germany and Chile advance in Fifa Confederations Cup
Author: 0 Germany and Chile advance in Fifa Confederations Cup

Chile will meet Portugal in the first semi-final on Wednesday after grinding a draw against Australia in the last Group B match at Otkrytiye Arena in Moscow Sunday evening. Chile were still heading through to the semifinals as the Socceroos needed to win by a two-goal margin to overhaul the South Americans' superior goal difference, but it was no doubt an uncomfortable team talk for Pizzi at half-time.

Sport Sevastova ends seven-year title drought with Mallorca triumph
Author: 0 Sevastova ends seven-year title drought with Mallorca triumph

Anastasija Sevastova ended a seven-year wait for a WTA Tour title with a hard-fought three-sets victory over Julia Goerges in the Mallorca Open final. "I was relaxed, because I was quite exhausted from yesterday.I'm feeling good on center court, I like the conditions here". The German player was bidding to win her third career-title after 2010 Bad Gastein and 2011 Stuttgart, but she still played a good tournament and by next week she will be World No.

Sport Konta, Svitolina exit Birmingham event
Author: 0 Konta, Svitolina exit Birmingham event

Vandeweghe suffered a slight setback last week at the Ricoh Open , falling in the first round to Carina Witthoeft after winning the title the previous year, though in front of her new coach she showed no sign of disappointment as she stormed to the first set, losing just three points on serve.

Author: 0 Cameroon coach angry at Confederations Cup traffic delays

The most successful team in the competition is Brazil with four wins. The result leaves both sides on one point, leaving them with the need to win their final matches against Germany and Chile , respectively, to have a chance of progressing.

Author: 0 Lonzo Ball: 'Reaching the playoffs is the goal, that is the plan'

In the video, a man can be heard convincing Ball to do WWE . I can remember a guy that played for the Soviets and Lithuanians - Arvydas Sabonis - that was 7-3 and considered one of the best European players of all time. "Lonzo is a great guard, so we're both competing for the same position", Fultz said. We want to thank him for what he did for us, but what I needed was a leader.

Sport Cubs' Addison Russell leaves game with sore right shoulder
Author: 0 Cubs' Addison Russell leaves game with sore right shoulder

After allowing a three-run home run to J.T. Realmuto in the first inning, Jon Lester heeded the advice former Red Sox teammates Curt Schilling and Josh Beckett gave him. The Fish have now won five straight home series (12-3 overall record in those games). "The pitching has kept the games close ", Ramos said. Only one of the knocks was particularly well hit, Baez's two-run double past Giancarlo Stanton to the wall right field.

Sport Nuggets land a Canadian Wildcat on draft night for second straight year
Author: 0 Nuggets land a Canadian Wildcat on draft night for second straight year

He's a wonderful defender and he shoots 40 percent from 3-point range. "His elite athleticism, length and game give him a passing resemblance to a young Dwyane Wade", ESPN analyst Chad Ford said of Mitchell ahead of the draft. I feel like my play fits with their team very well. Previously, teams would either have to take a gamble on second-round players (or free agents) and sign them to a partially guaranteed contract or send them to Europe in a draft-and-stash scenario to preserve their ...

Author: 0 Formula One: Daniel Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Canadian teenager Lance Stroll came home third, the Williams driver's first podium, after being overhauled by Bottas on the line. This left Ricciardo, who qualified 10th and looked well and truly out of contention after stopping early to have debris cleared out of a brake duct, in position to take his fifth grand prix victory.