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Pogba Shines As France Top Euro 2016 Group

FRANCE: Paul Pogba shone through the mediocrity as hosts France secured top spot in Euro 2016 Group A following a subdued 0-0 draw with Switzerland in Lille on Sunday.

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Anticipation Grows Around Arena Ahead Of NBA Finals Showdown

OAKLAND: Areas around Oracle Arena were buzzing with activity and anticipation hours before Sunday’s decisive seventh game of the 70th NBA Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and defending champion Golden State.

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‘Mission Accomplished’ For France: Deschamps

LILLE: France coach Didier Deschamps said his team had fulfilled their initial objectives after qualifying as winners of Euro 2016 Group A following a 0-0 draw with Switzerland on Sunday.

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Vardy Set To Stay At Leicester: Wenger

LONDON: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger appears ready to give up his pursuit of Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy after saying Sunday he believe the England forward will stay with the Premier League champions.

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Five Things On Albania After Their First Euro 2016 Win

PARIS: Five things about Albania who scored their first goal and won their first game in a major tournament against Romania at Euro 2016 on Sunday:

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‘Normal’ That Spain Are Euro Favourites: Silva

FRANCE: Manchester City midfielder David Silva believes it is “normal” that two-time defending champions Spain have been made the bookies’ favourites after a scintillating start to their Euro 2016 campaign.

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Johnson Wins First Major Title Amid Rules Controversy

 Dustin Johnson, seeking major redemption after several near-misses in recent years, won the U.S. Open on Sunday amid uncertainty over his victory margin.

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Cut-Up Pitch, Ripped Shirts, Burst Ball Fail Quality Test

 While France and Switzerland largely got what they wanted with a 0-0 draw at Euro 2016 on Sunday, it was a night of shame for ground staff and sports manufacturers.

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Without Fear, Swiss Ready For Knockout Stage - Petkovic

 Switzerland coach Vladimir Petkovic has no preference over which side his team will face next after the scoreless draw against France that saw his men advance to the knockout stages of the Euros for the first time.

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England To Leave Out Rooney Among Six Changes - Reports

 England captain Wayne Rooney will be left out of the starting lineup for their last Euro 2016 Group B match against Slovakia, British media reported.

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