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Australia's Bancroft admits to ball-tampering – and captain Smith knew in advance

Media playback is not supported on this device Australia’s Cameron Bancroft has admitted he tampered with the ball during the third Test against South Africa – and captain Steve Smith says he knew of the plan in advance. Television footage ...

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GB advance into Davis Cup semi-finals – report & highlights

Media playback is not supported on this device Kyle Edmund took Great Britain into the Davis Cup semi-finals with victory over Serbia’s Dusan Lajovic in Belgrade. Edmund, who also won Friday’s opening singles match, won 6-3 6-4 7-6 (7-5) to ...

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GB advance into Davis Cup semi-finals – report & highlights

Media playback is not supported on this device Kyle Edmund took Great Britain into the Davis Cup semi-finals with victory over Serbia’s Dusan Lajovic in Belgrade. Edmund, who also won Friday’s opening singles match, won 6-3 6-4 7-6 (7-5) to ...

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Villanova holds off Kansas, 64-59, to advance to Final Four

Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images Kris Jenkins (2) celebrates during the first half Saturday night. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Villanova players danced and celebrated after pulling off what many thought would be the NCAA Tournament’s most difficult task. Beating Kansas, the ...

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An advance scout's theory on why A-Rod is so good this year

Kathy Willens/AP Everything is coming up A-Rod. The Yankees gave us a lot to digest late last night in Oakland, from another CC Sabathia disappointment, to David Carpenter’s ineffectiveness, to the mystery of following a sweep of the league’s best ...

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Curry posts 32 points as Warriors advance, beat Grizzlies

Andy Lyons/Getty Images Stephen Curry celebrates after making a crazy half-court shot to end the third quarter against Grizzlies. MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 32 points, including a 62-footer to end the third quarter, and the Golden State ...

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Hawks advance on overturned Pierce buzzer-beater

HAWKS 94, WIZARDS 91 WASHINGTON (AP) — Kyle Korver was the Atlanta Hawks’ closest defender as Paul Pierce shimmied to his left and launched a 3-point try, hoping to extend the Washington Wizards’ season by forcing overtime in Game 6 ...

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Curry posts 32 points as Warriors advance, beat Grizzlies

Andy Lyons/Getty Images Stephen Curry celebrates after making a crazy half-court shot to end the third quarter against Grizzlies. MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 32 points, including a 62-footer to end the third quarter, and the Golden State ...

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Hawks advance on overturned Pierce buzzer-beater

[embedded content] WASHINGTON (AP) — Avoiding overtime in Game 6 when Paul Pierce’s potential tying 3-pointer was released after the clock expired, the Atlanta Hawks made it to the Eastern Conference finals for the first time by beating the Washington ...

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J.R. Smith takes shot at Knicks after helping Cavs advance

Nam Y. Huh/AP Knicks castoff Iman Shumpert (l.) helps LeBron James and the Cavs get back to the Eastern Conference Finals as Cleveland closes out the Bulls Thursday night. CAVS 94, BULLS 73 CHICAGO – Jettisoned former Knicks Iman Shumpert ...

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